The political system is malfunctioning as Kurds, Shiites and Sunnis fight to control a nation that might be better off if split among them, some experts say.
About 300 people in the bureau are being investigated for charging fees for statistics and research, which amounted to about $500,000.
A hospital assisted by Doctors Without Borders was struck in a government airstrike, killing dozens, and rebels retaliated with deadly mortar strikes.
Once a year, Twitter users, mostly in Britain, revel in a what has come to be known as Ed Balls Day. Here is some background on the famous tweet and the annual parodies.
The city owned so many apartments that no one was certain how many there were or who lived in them, and many were doled out in a political spoils system.
The New York Times and Thomson Reuters shared the Pulitzer Prize for breaking news photography for coverage of Europe’s refugee crisis. Jessica Rinaldi of the Boston Globe won the feature photography prize for her story of a boy who endured abuse at the hands of those he trusted.
For a very long time now I have been trying to get the world to see that the GOP or better known as the Republican Party is predominantly made up of Religious People that are as Progressive as the people on the Left. I mean hours and hours have gone into me trying to educate
courtesy ABC News Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders called Republican frontrunner Donald Trump a “pathological liar” today on ABC’s “This Week,” saying “much of what he says are lies or gross distortions of reality.” “I say this straight-forwardly, I think you have a pathological liar there,” he said. Sanders disputed Trump’s claim there were Muslims celebrating
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By Ralph Ellis, CNN Story highlights Mohamed Elshinawy, 30, of Edgewood, Maryland, was arrested Friday, authorities say FBI says he received $8,700 from people he thought were connected to ISIS for “nefarious purposes” (CNN)A Maryland man has been accused of receiving almost $9,000 to finance a terrorist attack in the United States, the FBI said
By Carolyn Sung, Aaron Cooper and Mariano Castillo, CNN Story highlights Police commissioner: “We refuse to surrender to the low expectations of those who wish to see us fail” Jury ends deliberations for the day, will resume work Tuesday morning William Porter is the first of six officers to be tried in the death of
By Diego Laje and Michael Pearson, CNN Story highlights 43 now reported dead Official blames tire blowout for the accident (CNN)A bus carrying Argentine frontier police plunged off a bridge in rural northern Argentina on Monday, killing 43 people on board, a spokeswoman for the provincial governor’s office told CNN. The bus, part of a