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“You can be full of kindness and love, but you cannot sleep next to a mad dog.”
Islamic State militants have released a video depicting the murder of British aid convoy volunteer Alan Henning, three weeks after warning that he would be the next to die.
The first case of Ebola diagnosed within the U.S. is prompting calls for heavy travel restrictions between the U.S. and those West African countries hardest hit by the outbreak.
Hong Kong was poised on the edge of confrontation between police and pro-democracy protesters Thursday as authorities warned demonstrators not to follow through on their threat to occupy government buildings.
By some estimates, the meat and dairy industry is responsible for up to half of all greenhouse gas emissions.
Israelis in Jerusalem, Tel Aviv, and elsewhere around the country have spent much of the past 72 hours scrambling for cover.
It is 4 a.m. and I have been sitting at my computer for hours. I just can’t sleep after hearing the terrible news that the world’s biggest elephant is dead.
In Eastern philosophy, Yin is female, lethargic, quiet, and mild; Yang is male, energetic, social, and violent. It is correct to look to excessive Yang force in an individual who has angry outbursts.
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service officers carry confiscated ivory to a crusher to be pulverized, at the National Wildlife Property Repository, at Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge.