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Ukraine Celebrates 23 Years of Independence

On August 24, 1991, Ukraine’s parliament adopted The Act of Declaration of Independence, thus freeing the country from the USSR. Twenty-three years later, Ukraine is still fighting against Russia, but the war in the east and tensions with Russia did not stop Ukrainians all over the world from celebrating their independence. Aug 24, 2014 12:39 PM PT

2014 US Open Preview: All Eyes on Roger Federer & Serena Williams

The weather is warm. The air drips with humidity. It must be late August with the US Open, the last Grand Slam for tennis, around the corner. Question is, will the tournament award the usual suspects or will the next generation step up? Aug 24, 2014 11:55 AM PT

Islamic State Surrounds Amerli in Iraq, Threatens Turkmen Minority

The Islamic State (IS) reached Amerli, 100 miles north of Baghdad, two months ago, but the terrorist group is attempting to tighten control of the town. The residents alerted officials in Baghdad just hours after suicide bombs and a mosque massacre left almost 100 people dead. The jihadists “mined its roads and posted snipers on its outskirts so that no one could leave.” Aug 23, 2014 1:21 PM PT

Russians Decorate Soviet Building with Ukraine Colors and Flag

Russian citizens this week gave Moscow's iconic Seven Sisters skyscrapers a slight makeover to show support for Ukraine, painting the Soviet star above the building yellow and blue with the Ukrainian flag above its top point. Aug 21, 2014 12:20 PM PT

Christian Doctor in Atlanta Cured of Ebola: 'I Serve a Faithful God who Answers Prayers'

Ebola patients Dr. Kent Brantly and aid worker Nancy Writebol left Emory University hospital after doctors declared the two are not a public health risk. Brantly and Writebol contracted Ebola while treating patients in Liberia. Brantly spoke to the press before leaving the hospital. In a speech touching heavily on Christian themes, he lavished praise on God and those on Earth who treated him. Aug 21, 2014 11:01 AM PT

James Foley, Family Relied on Catholic Faith, Rosary

The Islamic State (IS) slaughtered American journalist James Wright Foley, whom many remember for his fantastic contributions to the media. But there is one aspect of Foley’s life outlets allow to be overshadowed: Foley relied on his Catholic faith, especially the Rosary, when Qaddafi’s forces kidnapped him in Libya in 2011. Aug 20, 2014 5:50 PM PT

Vin Diesel Challenges Vladimir Putin to the Ice Challenge for ALS

The “Ice Challenge” has exploded onto social media, succeeding as a popular way to bring awareness to the neurodegenerative disease called amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, also known as ALS or Lou Gehrig's Disease. Celebrities, too, have accepted the challenge, “tagging” other celebrities along the way. Hollywood star Vin Diesel took the celebrity tag chain a step further and challenged Russian President Vladimir Putin to dump a bucket of ice water on his head. Aug 20, 2014 4:42 PM PT

Islamic State Celebrates James Foley's Death on Social Media

Twitter is suspending any account that tweets graphic photos of American journalist James Wright Foley’s execution in Syria along with accounts linked to the Islamic State (IS). IS beheaded Foley and uploaded the video to YouTube, which took it down by late Tuesday evening. However, some accounts slip by Twitter, leaving IS members and supporters' celebratory tweets about Foley’s execution available. Aug 20, 2014 12:02 PM PT

Ebola: Liberia Issues 'Shoot-on-Sight' Order at Sierra Leone Border

The Armed Forces of Liberia (AFL) received orders to shoot anyone who crosses the border from Sierra Leone at night. Liberia closed the borders against the spread of Ebola but also because a medical ward was looted Saturday night. Patients who fled the looters and went missing returned to the hospital on Tuesday. Aug 19, 2014 1:13 PM PT

Chinese Hackers Steal Patient Records From Health System

Chinese hackers allegedly stole 4.5 million patient records from the Community Health Systems (CHS), which works with 206 hospitals in 29 states. They acquired sensitive information that could be used to steal identities such as names, social security numbers, phone numbers, and addresses. Aug 19, 2014 11:39 AM PT

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