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Aug 26, 2014

Landon Donovan to Play Farewell Game for U.S. Soccer Team

Donovan will be called up for one final appearance with the United States national team when it plays Ecuador on Oct. 10 in East Hartford, Conn... #Ecuador #Landon Donovan

Aug 26, 2014

WHO urges stiff regulatory curbs on e-cigarettes

The United Nations health agency on Tuesday called for stiff regulation of e-cigarettes as well as bans on indoor use, advertising and sales to minors, in the latest bid to control the booming new market... #Ecuador #Landon Donovan

Aug 22, 2014

more than 191,000 people killed in 3 years of bloodshed in Syria's civil war

The death toll from three years of Syria's civil war has risen to more than 191,000 people, the United Nations reported Friday... #Syria #United Nations #Geneva

Aug 22, 2014

Death toll from Syrian civil war tops 191,000, UN reports

The death toll from three years of Syria's civil war has risen to more than 191,000 people, the United Nations reported Friday... #Syria #United Nations #Geneva

Aug 25, 2014

The liberation of Paris: A photographer’s story

Paris was ultimately freed on August 24-25, 1944, by a combination of troops from France, the United States and resistance fighters of many nationalities. As word spread around the streets that the Nazi military garrison in the capital had surrendere... #Syria #United Nations #Geneva

Aug 22, 2014

U.N. Says Syria Deaths Near 200,000

Nearly 200,000 people have been killed in Syria since the country fell into conflict in 2011, according to a United Nations report... #Syria #United Nations

Aug 23, 2014

Shias in Iraq town under ISIS siege face risk of 'massacre,' UN says

The United Nations warned Saturday that a northeast Iraq town under siege by Islamic State militants since June faces risk of a "massacre," if urgent action is not taken to rescue residents... #Iraq #United Nations

Aug 21, 2014

Afghanistan Defends Expulsion of a Times Reporter

The government lashed out at criticism from the United Nations and the American envoy over the expulsion of Matthew Rosenberg, saying a report by him was an act of espionage... #Afghanistan #United Nations

Aug 19, 2014

Ebola scare prompts UAE airline to disinfect plane

THE NATIONAL airline of the United Arab Emirates said Monday it has disinfected one of its planes after health authorities there announced that a Nigerian woman who died after flying to the capital, Abu Dhabi, may have been infected with the Ebola vi... #Afghanistan #United Nations

Aug 21, 2014

The Safest States For Driving: Traffic Death Rates Higher In Northern Plains and South, A New Report Finds

The safest places to drive in the nation are the District of Columbia and Massachusetts, but West Virginia, South Carolina, North Dakota and Wyoming are among the worst states for road safety. Those are the results of a new report that found that whi... #Washington, D.C. #Massachusetts #South Carolina #North Dakota #Wyoming #West Virginia