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  1. In Misrata, Libya's Sparta, fighters' goal is to contain Islamic StateRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    A wreckage of a vehicle is lifted by a crane after a suicide car bomber blew himself at a checkpoint near Mistrata, Libya, last week. The attack, claimed by Islamic State, targeted forces from the port city whose troops are allied with a self-declared government controlling the capital Tripoli and western Libya.

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  2. Mission Creep Madness in North AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | TheDailyBeast.com

    In this small North African country where the Arab Spring started and chaos now threatens from every direction, developments in Europe are followed with growing anxiety. Each time the powerful nations across the Mediterranean make dramatic moves to try to stabilize the region, they seem to make things worse.

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  3. IOM Evacuates Senegalese Migrants from LibyaRead the original story

    Tuesday | M2.com

    IOM Libya yesterday evacuated 142 Senegalese migrants from Misrata and Tripoli, Libya via Djerba airport in Tunisia. The group arrived in Dakar this morning , and was met at the airport by Secretary of State for Senegalese Abroad Souleymane Jules Diop.

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  4. Libyan rival parliament to replace fuel, food subsidies with cash paymentsRead the original story

    Monday May 25 | Reuters

    One of Libya's rival parliaments wants to replace subsidies for food and fuel with cash payments to citizens, to relieve some of the pressure on public finances hit hard by dwindling oil revenue, a senior lawmaker said on Monday. It was not clear how the decision will be implemented.

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  5. Oil Spills Fast FactsRead the original story

    Monday May 25 | WICU12 Erie

    ... away. 10. August 1, 1980 - Production Well D-103 blows out, spilling 42 million gallons of oil southeast of Tripoli, Libya. Union Oil Company January 28, 1969 - Inadequate casing led to the blowout of an Union Oil oil well 3,500 feet deep about five ...

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  6. Unable to halt Europe-bound migrants, Tripoli demands helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | Thanh Nein News

    Suspected migrants sit on the ground after being detained in an early morning raid conducted by Libyan security forces in Tripoli, Libya May 18, 2015. Photo: Reuters Europe cannot halt the deadly traffic of African migrants across the Mediterranean unless it ends a boycott of forces that have seized power in the Libyan capital and helps authorities there cope, the de facto government in Tripoli said.

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  7. Gaddafi's home town falls to Islamic State in anarchic LibyaRead the original story

    Saturday May 23 | Jerusalem Post

    ISIS gains in Libya worry European governments and north African neighbors. Yet so far, Western countries bombing IS positions in Syria and Iraq, have steered clear of intervention in Libya.

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  8. Libyans arrest 600 Europe-bound illegal migrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | The Peninsula

    Libyan authorities on Saturday arrested about 600 illegal migrants from African countries who were planning to sail to Europe, a coastguard official said. The migrants were rounded up during a huge crackdown in the Tripoli region during which telecommunications equipment was also seized, the official told AFP.

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  9. Islamic State poised to become 'serious threat' in LibyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | The Times of Israel

    Islamic State fighters prepare to execute Coptic Christians in Libya, in a video released by the terror group's media arm, on Sunday, April 19 2015. Islamic State extremists can pose "a very serious threat" to divided Libya if rival governments there fail to reach a unity deal quickly, the United Nations envoy to the North African country said Saturday.

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  10. Myanmar to deport migrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | The Nation

    A group of migrants recently rescued by Myanmar will be deported to Bangladesh, officials confirmed Saturday, as the United Nations chief called on regional nations to prioritise saving the lives of those still stranded at sea. Southeast Asia is currently battling an exodus of boat people fleeing persecution and poverty, with up to 2,000 vulnerable migrants thought to be stranded in the Bay of Bengal, many at the mercy of ruthless people smugglers.

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  11. UN envoy: IS poised to become 'serious threat' in LibyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | NorthJersey.com

    Islamic State extremists can pose "a very serious threat" to divided Libya if rival governments there fail to reach a unity deal quickly, the United Nations envoy to the North African country said Saturday. Bernadino Leon, who is mediating political talks, told a regional conference of the World Economic Forum that he hopes for a deal before the start of the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan in mid-June.

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  12. Clinton received now-classified Benghazi info on private emailRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The Star

    Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton received information on her private email server about the deadly attack on U.S. diplomatic facilities in Benghazi that has now been classified. The email in question, forwarded to Clinton by her deputy chief of staff, Jake Sullivan, relates to reports of arrests in Libya of possible suspects in the attack.

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  13. Strategy weaknesses exposed in Ramadi setbackRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Stars and Stripes

    ... ground. Celebrations of the Ramadi victory, with festive, flag-waving crowds, were posted from as far away as Tripoli, Libya. What's worse, the Ramadi defeat showed that the cornerstone of U.S. strategy for Iraq - a Sunni tribal force that can work ...

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  14. First batch of Clinton emails reveals little newRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | McClatchy

    The 296 emails depict senior Clinton aides and loyalists swapping news articles, passing along morsels of intelligence, crafting strategy and occasionally kissing up to power. The emails did not, however, contain new revelations about the deaths of Ambassador Chris Stevens and three other Americans or the degree to which the State Department was prepared for the attack.

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  15. Hillary Clinton responds to released emails while in N.H.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | WHDH

    Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton received information on her private email server that has now been classified about the deadly attack on U.S. diplomatic facilities in Benghazi. The email in question, forwarded to Clinton by her deputy chief of staff Jake Sullivan, relates to reports of arrests in Libya of possible suspects in the attack.

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  16. US Won't 'Begin to Consider' Returning to Tripoli Until 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    (WASHINGTON) - The U.S. State Department hasn't set a date for returning to its embassy in Tripoli, Libya and likely won't "begin[] to consider such a return" until 2016, according to a recent State Department report, citing the U.S. ambassador to ...

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  17. Florida Investigating Allegations Dentist Performed Unnecessary Procedures to Collect on MedicaidRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    (WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. State Department hasn't set a date for returning to its embassy in Tripoli, Libya and likely won't "begin to consider such a return&... (TALLAHASSEE, Fla.) -- The Florida State Attorney General's Office is investigating a ...

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  18. Does George Clooney Want Kids? You're Not the Only One AskingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    (WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. State Department hasn't set a date for returning to its embassy in Tripoli, Libya and likely won't "begin to consider such a return&... (NEW YORK) -- In the wake of Josh Duggar admitting that he inappropriately touched minors ...

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  19. Egg Prices Rising as Bird Flu Outbreak ContinuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    Two men from Anaheim, California were arrested Thursday night on terrorism charges, law enforcement sources confirm to ABC News.The arrests -- one at Los Ange... -- The U.S. State Department hasn't set a date for returning to its embassy in Tripoli, Libya and likely won't "begin to consider such a return&... NORFOLK, Neb. _ A 79-year-old Norfolk man has been hospitalized after being rescued from beneath a tractor.

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  20. Clinton got now-classified Benghazi info on private emailRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Daily Herald

    Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton received information on her private email server about the deadly attack on U.S. diplomatic facilities in Benghazi that has now been classified. The email in question, forwarded to Clinton by her deputy chief of staff, Jake Sullivan, relates to reports of arrests in Libya of possible suspects in the attack.

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