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Jimbelung, a two-year-old koala, is seen in Brisbane in 2014. Australian officials euthanized a group of sickly koalas this week following a health assessment of an”overabundant” koala colony. Photo by Kevin Lamarque/Reuters One of...
Around 500 people gathered in front of the Islamic Community Center of Phoenix on Friday in two opposing groups: one protesting the center and the other supporting it, the Associated Press reported. Men carrying rifles attend a “Freedom of...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHARI SREENIVASAN, PBS NEWSHOUR WEEKEND ANCHOR: Tonight, ISIS is maintaining control of the city of Palmyra in Syria. Now, we’re learning more about how ISIS is treating the people of Palmyra. For some insight,...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHARI SREENIVASAN, PBS NEWSHOUR WEEKEND ANCHOR: Yesterday, the State Department officially lifted its designation of Cuba as a state sponsor of terrorism. It’s one of the many recent steps by the Obama...
Buddhist monks release a lantern into the air at Borobudur temple during celebrations for Vesak Day 2014 in Magelang, Central Java, Indonesia. Photo by Ulet Ifansasti/Getty Images If you know anything about Buddhism, you probably know how much of it...
A general view of the former monitoring base of the U.S. National Security Agency in Bad Aibling, south of Munich, August 13, 2013. Three post-Sept. 11 surveillance laws used against spies and terrorists are set to expire as Sunday turns into Monday...