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After Hurricane Sandy hit Assateague Island National Seashore in 2012, parts of the park’s Bayside Picnic Area and nearby parking were swept out to sea with the rising waters and storm surge. A new study issued by climate specialists with the...
Iraqi volunteers from the Yazidi sect take part in a training camp at the Serimli military base, which is controlled by the Kurdish People’s Protection Units, in Qamishli, northeastern Syria on Aug. 16, 2014. They were training to help fight...
The “Arab Spring PacMan” depicts the fate of the following Arab dictators, left to right: Zine El Abidine Ben Ali (Tunisia), Hosni Mubarak (Egypt), Mummar Gaddafi (Libya), Ali Abdullah Saleh (Yemen) and Bashar al-Assad (Syria). Cartoon...