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Feb 15 2016

France calls on Turkey to stop bombing Kurdish zones in Syria

Ankara accuses the PYD of being the Syrian branch of the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) which has waged a decades-long insurgency against the Turkish state that intensifi...

Feb 15 2016

Governor Snyder visits Flint food bank

Flint is majority African-American and more than 40 percent of its residents live in poverty. The bill is the first approved by Congress to respond to the water crisi...

Feb 15 2016

Greek police arrest three Iraqi Kurds with guns, ammunition

They were driving a trailer. Following their arrest, a third suspect was apprehended close to the Turkish border crossing, police and coast guard officials said. Police...

Feb 15 2016

Maryland Health Officials Announce First Confirmed Case Of Zika Virus

WHO also issued updated guidelines about travel to Zika-affected areas, saying pregnant women should consult with their health care providers and should "consider delayin...

Feb 15 2016

Wind chill warnings in effect

Saturday night low temperatures will plummet near 0 with wind chills as low as -10 to -20...even colder with those strong gusts. The weather service's Philadelphia reg...