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U. S. military forces attacked the extremist al‑Shabab network in Somalia Monday, the Pentagon said, and a witness described ground‑shaking explosions in a strike that reportedly targeted the group's leader.
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Russia vowed on Tuesday to adopt a beefed‑up military doctrine over NATO's plans to establish a rapid‑response team that could ward off...
Detroit’s plan to fix its finances with hundreds of millions of dollars in private donations...
Islamist Boko Haram insurgents have overrun much of a northeastern Nigerian town after hours of fighting that has killed scores and displaced thousands of...
Los Angeles, the second‑largest U. S. city by population, would boost its minimum wage to $13.25 an hour by 2017, almost twice the current federal...
Pakistan's lawmakers held an emergency session Tuesday over the political crisis roiling the country as thousands of anti‑government protesters...
The north Florida town of Waldo has long had a reputation as a speed trap, and it's no wonder.
The world's worst Ebola epidemic has put harvests at risk and sent food prices soaring in West Africa, the U. N. Food and Agriculture Organization...
More strong storms rumbled through the Midwest, with a tornado reported in Kansas and other places seeing heavy rains, large hail and strong winds.