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Globe Trot: Terrorism remains a possibility in Malaysian plane’s disappearance

By Mindy Belz
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International | MALAYSIA:Malaysian authorities now admit they may have picked up radar signals from disappeared Malaysian Air flight 370 nearly 100 miles west of the…

UN commission: North Korean people subjected to ‘unspeakable atrocities’

By Sophia Lee
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North Korea | A United Nations panel released a report Monday that minced no words in detailing the “unspeakable atrocities” committed against the people of North Korea…

Philomena forgives, the UN does not

By Kiley Crossland
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Religion | A UN human rights committee took the Vatican to task last month for forcing thousands of unmarried Irish mothers to put their children up for adoption, a…

Globe Trot: Iran wiggles out of sanctions and into Syrian peace talks

By Mindy Belz
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International | IRAN: The EU voted today to suspend sanctions against Iran for six months. Europe is the largest importer of Iranian crude, and the suspension…

Democrats renew push for disability treaty

By J.C. Derrick
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Politics | Conservative groups warn the international agreement could harm rights of parents and the unborn

Globe Trot: Haitians file sewage suit against the UN

By Mindy Belz
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International | HAITI: Advocates for Haitian victims of a cholera outbreak that killed over 8,000plan to sue the United Nations in federal court in Manhattan today.

Netanyahu: Soothing rhetoric doesn’t erase Iran’s ‘savage record’

By Emily Belz
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Iran | NEW YORK—Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu used his address at the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) on Tuesday to warn the international…

UN climate report: Humans even more to blame

By Daniel James Devine
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Climate | An international group of climate scientists said on Friday it is “extremely likely” humans are the dominant cause of the global warming that has occurred…

Globe Trot: Can high-level talks with Iran really bear fruit?

By Mindy Belz
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International | IRAN: The United States and Iran held their highest-level talks in 36 years on Thursday. Secretary of State John Kerry met…

Globe Trot: One year in prison

By Mindy Belz
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International | IRAN: Tomorrow marks the one-year anniversary of Iranian-American pastor Saeed Abedini’s imprisonment in Tehran. Our reporter was…

Midday Roundup: Obama tells UN to mean what it says

By Leigh Jones
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Newsworthy | Powerful message? President Barack Obama addressed the UN General Assembly this morning in a 50-minute speech that touched on recent attacks in Kenya,

Unexpected encounter

By Emily Belz
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Persecution | Iranian President Hassan Rouhani crosses paths with the wife of jailed pastor Saeed Abedini in an answer to prayer

 
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