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Kidnapped By ISIS, One Woman Tells How She Saved Her Sisters
Last month, ISIS terrorized a village, slaughtering the men and kidnapping the young women to force into marriages. On young woman's sisters gave her the courage to escape.
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After 7 Years, Finally, A Football Field Of Their Own
In Detroit, Cody High School's football team was always the visitor. On Friday, they dedicated their new field with a game that honored its name.
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Confined In China, Ai Weiwei Directs Alcatraz Exhibit From Afar
The dissident Chinese artist uses San Francisco's former island prison to contrast themes of freedom and restriction.
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Banned Books Remind Us Of The Power Of The Written Word
Pick up a banned book. Look for the scenes and language that once made people blush. Do those sections still have the power to make you gasp?
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The Week In Sports: Jeter Takes A Bow And The Ryder Cup Tees Off
This nearly NFL-free segment also covers the anti-Jeter jeering and yet another FIFA scandal.
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Progress In Nuclear Talks With Iran Is Still Glacial
One expert says that the negotiators in the room are inclined to move faster, but the deeply opposed domestic constituencies leave both sides skittish.
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To Become Oil Barons, ISIS Has Sold To Neighbors And Enemies
Existing black-market structures have helped the Islamic State convert oil into cash - and their customers have included their ardent foes across borders in Turkey and Southern Iraq.
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One Former Marine Documents His Return To A Broken Iraq
A decade ago, Benjamin Busch was the provisional U.S. military mayor of a town called Jassan, near the Iranian border. On his recent return, he found a far different, sadder, more frustrated place.
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Is Obama's War-Powers Shift Hypocrisy, Or Inevitable For A President?
Despite his liberal bona fides and campaign objections, President Obama's foreign policy decisions look very much like those of his predecessors.
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Maryland School Shreds The Old Rules Of Applying To College
No SATs, no grades? Goucher College now allows students to apply by sending in two work samples and a two-minute video. School president Jose Bowen says it makes the process more accessible.
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