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4 hrs ago | Breitbart.com

American Oil Reserves Now Top Saudi Arabia

The U.S. Energy Information Agency just reported that United States " proven reserves " of crude oil in 2012 jumped by 15.4% to 29.2 billion barrels.

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Related Topix: Travel, World News, Saudi Arabia Travel, Middle East, Saudi Arabia, Prison, OPEC (Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries), United Arab Emirates, Middle East Travel

15 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

Cristal Hotels & Resorts to Unveil Expansion Strategy at the Arabian Travel Market

Abu Dhabi based Cristal Hotels & Resorts under the Cristal group will unveil its expansion plans at Arabian Travel Market next month.

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Related Topix: Travel, Middle East, Israel Travel, Israel Travel, Middle East Travel, Lebanon Travel, World News, Middle East, Saudi Arabia, South Africa Travel, Africa, South Africa Travel, Africa, Mali Travel, Africa Travel, Mali Travel

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Post-gazette.com

Iraq says Abu Ghraib prison closed

The Iraqi government said Tuesday that it had closed the Abu Ghraib prison, site of a notorious prisoner abuse scandal during the U.S. occupation of Iraq, because of fears that it could be overrun by Sunni insurgents who have gained strength over the past year.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

The Miami Herald

War games

Beautifully written and unflinching in its honesty, Cara Hoffman's provocative second novel offers a window into events we'd prefer to see less clearly.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

Debka

US citizens in Iraq warned of specific threat

US officials are prohibited from using Baghdad International Airport Tuesday, April 8 due to a specific threat.

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Mon Apr 07, 2014

Centers for Disease Control and Preve...

Alert - Polio in Iraq

According to the Iraqi Ministry of Health, as of March 21, 2014, 1 case of polio has been reported in a suburb northeast of Baghdad.

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Sun Apr 06, 2014

American Thinker

Californians Pay $.72 More for Gasoline than Texans

Despite having America's highest proven reserves at over 15 billion barrels of oil, Californians now pay $.72 per gallon more per gallon of gasoline than Texans, who are number two in reserves.

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Related Topix: California, Representative Alan Lowenthal, US Politics, Representative Kevin McCarthy, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, California Government, Travel, Middle East Travel

Reuters

U.S. cautions citizens against travel via Baghdad airport due to 'specific threat'

The U.S. Embassy in Iraq has cautioned its citizens against travelling via Baghdad airport through April 8 due to information regarding a "specific threat" to security, ahead of elections later this month.

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Fri Apr 04, 2014

Pocono Record

Milford baking blogger shares ideas in fundraiser class

Her "diary," a colorful pastiche of creative confections and witty commentary, is read by some 35,000 followers each month.

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Related Topix: Blog News, Milford, PA, Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Middle East Travel, Travel, Life, Cookies, Dessert, Food, Baked Goods

The Washington Post

4Journalists pay tribute to their AP colleagues who were shot in Afghanistan

Photojournalist Anja Niedringhaus was killled and her colleague Kathy Gannon wounded when an Afghan police officer opened fire on their car.

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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, Uzbekistan Travel, Travel, Afghanistan Travel, Asia Travel, Afghanistan, Uzbekistan Travel, Journalism, Middle East, Israel Travel, Israel Travel, Middle East Travel

Tue Apr 01, 2014

NJ.com

Bethlehem man gets U.S. citizenship after long, difficult road

George Jaoudeh speaks at Lehigh University while U.S. Rep. Charlie Dent and Jaoudeh's son, Marwan, listens.

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Fri Mar 28, 2014

Rock Hill Herald

Fort Mill pastor returns from Iraq with lessons of faith, courage learned

Sizoo returned recently from Iraq, where she went places and saw sights she still can't entirely share.

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Bridlington Free Press

Beverley director honoured by The Queen and US President

A director has been honoured by the Queen and the President of the United States for his work with the military in Afghanistan and Iraq.

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Thu Mar 27, 2014

Stars and Stripes

Pentagon: We need war funding after the wars are over

The U.S. military will need war funding for years to come, despite the fact that most troops will be out of Afghanistan by the end of this year, service officials told lawmakers Thursday.

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Wed Mar 26, 2014

The Papillion Times

Marine vet delivers: One-time supply clerk now heads his own logistics consulting firm

"[Organic produce] has exploded," said one registered Hy-Vee dietitian. "It has become much more mainstream now."

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Al Bawaba

Centrepoint celebrates 100th store with aggressive expansion plan

Centrepoint has enjoyed significant success particularly in Saudi Arabia and Kuwait where the concept has evolved into a popular fashion destination for families Centrepoint, a unique retail format catering to families across the region with four leading brands from the Landmark Group under one roof, has unveiled aggressive expansion plans across ... (more)

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The China Post

Poll delays loom after Iraq election chiefs quit

Iraq's premier warned Wednesday that April legislative polls may be delayed as he pushed for a controversial election law to be amended after electoral chiefs suddenly quit complaining of political interference.

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Tue Mar 25, 2014

Infection Control Today

WHO Issues Update on Polio Outbreak in the Middle East

According to the World Health Organization , polio outbreak response in the Middle East is continuing to attempt to stop an outbreak affecting the region.

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The Jersey Journal

Kevin Powers, best selling author, at WCCC

Warren County Community College will host national best-selling author and Iraq war veteran Kevin Powers on Thursday, April 3, for a reading, conversation, and master class.

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Related Topix: Life, Veteran Affairs, Travel, Iraq, World News, Middle East, Middle East Travel

Mon Mar 24, 2014

Wired

After Decades of War, Iraq Adds Fleet of New Trains to Its Aging Railway

Brand new trains were delivered to Iraq for use on a popular railway route, another sign that the country is rebuilding the public transportation network that had fallen into disrepair over decades of neglect and war.

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