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Iraqi Troops Push Into IS-Held Southern Outskirts of Mosul

Iraqi Troops Push Into IS-Held Southern Outskirts of Mosul

Iraqi Federal Police forces have pushed into the southern outskirts of Mosul on the second day of a new push to drive Islamic State militants from the city's western half. Iraqi helicopters were seen firing...

46 minutes ago

US Defense Secretary Mattis: No Plan to Seize Iraqi Oil

US Defense Secretary Mattis: No Plan to Seize Iraqi Oil

U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Monday the United States does not intend to seize Iraqi oil, shifting away from an idea proposed by President Donald Trump that has rattled Iraq's leaders. Mattis' arrived...

3 hours ago

Uber to Investigate Sexual Harassment Allegations

Uber to Investigate Sexual Harassment Allegations

Uber's chief executive promised an "urgent" investigation Sunday into allegations of repeated sexual harassment published by a former engineer on her website. In a statement, Chief Executive Travis Kalanick...

Monday, Feb 20, 2017 at 01:41 AM CST

Immigration Rallies Held Around US to Support Muslims

Immigration Rallies Held Around US to Support Muslims

Demonstrations were held in cities around the U.S. this weekend to support Muslim Americans and to protest President Donald Trump's immigration policies. More than a thousand people of various faiths rallied in...

Monday, Feb 20, 2017 at 01:04 AM CST

TV Footage Appears to Show Deliberate Attack on N. Korean

TV Footage Appears to Show Deliberate Attack on N. Korean

Security camera footage obtained by Japanese television appears to show a careful and deliberate attack last week on the exiled half brother of North Korea's ruler, while Malaysia said Monday it had recalled its...

Sunday, Feb 19, 2017 at 08:25 PM CST

Emails Show Kushner's Stricter Approach on Ethics Than Trump

Emails Show Kushner's Stricter Approach on Ethics Than Trump

The Trump administration has struggled with ethics vetting for Cabinet nominees and faced criticism for the president's decision to remain invested in his business empire. When Jared Kushner, President Donald...

Sunday, Feb 19, 2017 at 07:59 PM CST

High Profile Gymnasts Come Forward, Claim Abuse by Doctor

High Profile Gymnasts Come Forward, Claim Abuse by Doctor

Three former elite U.S. gymnasts, including 2000 Olympian Jamie Dantzcher, have come forward saying they were sexually abused by a former doctor currently facing trial on a separate matter. Dantzscher,...

Sunday, Feb 19, 2017 at 06:35 PM CST

Employees Fired After Joining Day Without Immigrants Protest

Employees Fired After Joining Day Without Immigrants Protest

More than 100 employees across the country were fired from their jobs after skipping work to take part in last week's "Day Without Immigrants" demonstrations, which were aimed at showcasing the impact immigrants...

Sunday, Feb 19, 2017 at 09:36 PM CST

Chicago's Unseasonable Warmth Continues to Break Records

Chicago's Unseasonable Warmth Continues to Break Records

For the third consecutive day, Chicago’s unseasonably high temperatures broke records on Sunday.

Sunday, Feb 19, 2017 at 06:35 PM CST

FDR Order That Incarcerated Japanese Americans Turns 75

FDR Order That Incarcerated Japanese Americans Turns 75

Satsuki Ina was born behind barbed wire in a prison camp during World War II, the daughter of U.S. citizens forced from their home without due process and locked up for years following Japan's attack on Pearl...

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