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Feb 05 2016

1st travel-related case of Zika virus confirmed in Georgia

Virgin Islands. Zika , which is spreading through the Americas and can cause birth defects if pregnant women become infected, was declared an global emergency by t...

Feb 05 2016

Obama's mosque visit prompts celebration, criticism, and of course, Islamophobia

Anti-Muslim discourse was intensified by the Republican candidates, with billionaire Donald Trump in the vanguard, after terrorist bombings by Takfiri affiliates of Daesh...

Feb 05 2016

New US intelligence report says Islamic State weaker

The Islamic State militant group is trying to capitalize on the "political chaos" prevailing in certain parts of the world to establish footholds in those areas apart fro...

Feb 05 2016

Cantor campaigns with Jeb Bush in New Hampshire

The Bush campaign later identified the woman as Tara, a working mother who woke up at 4 a.m.to work a 12-hour shift so she could see the former governor of Florida speak....

Feb 05 2016

Saudi Arabia To Send Troops To Fight ISIS In Syria, Maybe

The US-led coalition has conducted airstrikes against Daesh since September of 2014, but the campaign has done little to stymie the terrorist group's influence. There hav...