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Jan 26 2016

Days after militant attack, Pakistani university reopens

Teachers in northwest Pakistan were given permission to carry firearms in the classroom after Taliban militants massacred more than 150 people, the majority of them child...

Jan 24 2016

Haiti polls postponed for third time amid unrest

This is while current President Michel Martelly is constitutionally barred from seeking re-election and is required to leave office no later than February 7. About 1000 p...

Jan 22 2016

Bodies of 4 Kenyan soldiers slain in Somalia flown home

The Standard established last evening that Kenyan ground forces and forces dropped from the air were trying to secure the camp and locate a small group of survivors sai...

Jan 21 2016

Austria wants to reduce migrant flow to 30000-40000 a year

Fewer refugees would arrive if Germany, Sweden and his country closed their borders, he told Germany's ZDF television. "We can't take in all asylum seekers in Aus...

Jan 21 2016

Clinton aide: Sanders has 'empty solutions'

This latest New Hampshire poll, conducted before Sunday night's debate in SC, while stunning, follows a recent trend that has seen Sanders gaining on the former First Lad...