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Midday Roundup: Obama slow walks Syrian ‘red line’ decision

By Leigh Jones
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Newsworthy | No rush. During a news conference this morning, the 100th day of his second term, President Barack Obama said he would take his time to consider whether Syria…

Globe Trot: Chechnya a breeding ground for terrorists

By Mindy Belz
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International | The city of Boston is under lockdown as a manhunt for the remaining suspect in Monday’s marathon bombing continues. The FAA this morning also…

Midday Roundup: North Korea’s never-ending game of chicken

By Leigh Jones
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Newsworthy | Stalemate. North Korean dictator Kim Jung Un is not interested in negotiating an end to his country’s nuclear and missile programs, a top Pentagon…

'Man of peace' convicted of terrorism

By Whitney Williams
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Islam & Terrorism | An elderly Muslim cleric serving in Miami was convicted Monday of funneling thousands of dollars to the Pakistani Taliban, a terror organization blamed for…

Globe Trot: Secret drones, tiny drones, history in Mali, and ‘hell’ in Syria

By Mindy Belz
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International | Today  The Washington Post  admits that it and other news organizations have known for a year that the United States was operating a drone…

Globe Trot: Afghanistan troop levels, Mali intervention, Pakistan bombings …

By Mindy Belz
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International | And then there were none. As recently as two weeks ago, military experts were discussing the hard-to-fathom option of the Obama administration leaving as few…

Pakistani girl shot by Islamist militants leaves hospital

By Angela Lu
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Pakistan | Three months after she was shot in the head for daring to say girls should be able to get an education, Malala Yousufzai walked out of a Birmingham hospital…

Globe Trot: Pakistan shootings, Church growth, heightened security around the world …

By Mindy Belz
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International | In another shooting by suspected Islamists in Karachi, five female health workers vaccinating children against polio have been killed in Pakistan. Masked men…

Pakistan court acquits Christian girl of blasphemy

By Whitney Williams
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Pakistan | A Pakistani court on Tuesday acquitted a Christian girl accused of blasphemy over the burning of the Muslim holy book, her lawyer said. The ruling was the…

Our burning embassies and our president

By D.C. Innes
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Foreign Policy | There have been riots and burnings from England to Indonesia. Islamist radicals murdered our ambassador to Libya and three other Americans. All this, we are…

Blasphemy revisited

By Emily Belz
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Religion | Cairo statement sends contradictory message after the Obama administration’s long, successful effort against blasphemy laws

Globe Trot 09.10

By Mindy Belz
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International | President Barack Obama ordered the attack that killed Osama bin Laden in Pakistan last year (in case you missed it). But the president is otherwise not as…

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