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Exclusive: New Details Surface in Hamas Murder of IDF Soldier Hadar Goldin

On Friday, August 1st, media reported that Hamas had kidnapped IDF Officer LT Hadar Goldin, 23; the next day, he was announced killed in action by a Hamas suicide bomber who had emerged from a tunnel. Lt. Goldin was an officer in the Givati Brigade, an elite Israeli infantry unit. He had become engaged weeks before going to Gaza. Aug 9, 2014 10:56 AM PT

Obama Proposes Broader Long-Term Strategy in Iraq

President Barack Obama on Saturday proposed a broader long-term strategy to confront Islamic militants in Iraq, who have surprised U.S. intelligence with the fast pace of their approach on the Kurdish capital of Irbil. Aug 9, 2014 9:13 AM PT

The Guardian: The Ebola Outbreak, Country by Country

The outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus currently sweeping through parts of west Africa has so far killed an estimated 673 people. As of 23 July there had been a total of 1,202 confirmed, probable or suspected infections. Aug 9, 2014 5:57 AM PT

Nigerian President Declares State of Emergency over Ebola

ABUJA, Aug 8 (Reuters) - Nigeria's President Goodluck Jonathan declared a national state of emergency on Friday over the Ebola outbreak in Africa's most populous country, and approved 1.9 billion naira ($11.7 million) of emergency funds to contain it. Aug 8, 2014 2:12 PM PT

Man Sentenced for Disney-Marvel Insider Trading

"[A] San Francisco man who worked for a corporate consultancy was sentenced today for insider trading in the Walt Disney Company’s 2009 purchase of Marvel Entertainment." Aug 8, 2014 12:19 PM PT

CNN Axes a Dozen-Plus Positions

"More than a dozen employees in CNN's Digital Politics division learned this week that their positions will be eliminated at the end of the month, Capital has learned." Aug 8, 2014 11:41 AM PT

Daily Beast: Even Hawaii Hates Obama Now

When Barack Obama vaulted onto the national stage a decade ago, part of his appeal was that he seemed to be from so many places at once. All corners of the country could lay claim to him: He was Hawaiian by birth, Illinoisan by choice, and Kansan by heritage, and he spent his formative years in New York City. He marched through the 2008 primaries by winning in both the deep red states that Democrats typically eschewed and urban centers populated by low-income voters and young progressives. Aug 8, 2014 9:48 AM PT

Ebola Ravages Liberian Slum Where Villagers Refuse to Believe it is Real

If ever there was a likely spot for an outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus, New Kru Town in Liberia is it. A sprawling slum of the country's war-ravaged capital, Monrovia, it is home to 50,000 people, and has next to no functioning lavatories, sinks or bathrooms. Aug 8, 2014 7:11 AM PT

ISIS Captures Iraq's Largest Christian Town

Christians from the town of Qaraqosh were fleeing today after it was taken by fighters from the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (Isis) on Wednesday night. Aug 8, 2014 7:06 AM PT


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