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3 hrs ago | Journalgazette.net
The federal government wants to ban sales of electronic cigarettes to minors and require approval for new products and health warning labels under regulations being proposed by the Food and Drug Administration.
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8 hrs ago | The Age
London: British police are asking Muslim women to dissuade young people in their communities from going to fight in Syria - the latest tactic by a European government worried about the security risk posed by youths radicalised by war.
10 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post
"It is indeed the first time that Islamist groups took over an outpost of such importance and at this proximity to the Israeli border."
14 hrs ago | WATE-TV Knoxville
An Oregon county commission has ordered an incinerator to stop accepting boxed medical waste to generate electricity after learning the waste it's been burning may include tissue from aborted fetuses from... Marion County commissioners have given final approval to an order to stop a company from receiving medical waste until procedures are in place ... (more)
18 hrs ago | KMIR 6
Syrian government airstrikes struck a vegetable market in a northern rebel-held town Thursday, killing at least 25 people and wounding scores of others, opposition activists said.
18 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News
In this Feb. 11, 2014 file photo released by the Syrian official news agency SANA, supporters of Syrian President Bashar Assad, hold up his portraits as they march during a demonstration is solidarity with government forces, in the al-Inshaat neighborhood of Homs, Syria.
19 hrs ago | The Daily Star
AMSTERDAM: The head of the global chemical weapons watchdog overseeing the destruction of Syria's toxic stockpile is considering launching a fact-finding mission there to investigate reports of attacks with chlorine gas, sources said.
23 hrs ago | The Daily Star
This aerial photo shows a truck after a Jordanian air strike on a convoy at the border between Jordan and Syria on Wednesday, April 16, 2014.
Three men including an American have been charged with plotting to illegally export lab equipment and chemical warfare devices to Syria, according to unsealed indictment.
Rebel fighters and civilians stand looking at a burning building following a reported barrel bomb attack by Syrian government forces on April 20, 2014 in the northern city of Aleppo.
A " The U.N. Security Council called for an investigation Wednesday into reports of alleged chlorine gas use in some Syrian towns, causing deaths and injuries.
Hopes for a political deal to end Syria's war are fading and it is getting harder every day to send aid to millions of trapped and displaced civilians, U.N. humanitarian chief Valerie Amos said on Wednesday.
A Southern California woman who was held at a Phoenix airport four years ago after refusing to have her breast milk X-rayed has reached a settlement with the Transportation Security Administration.
This file photo released on Wednesday, June 5, 2013 by the anti-government activist group Lens Young Homsi, has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, shows damaged buildings are seen in the Jouret al-Chiyah neighborhood, Homs province, Syria.
A Syrian lawmaker has nominated himself for president, state media said on Wednesday, the first candidate in an election likely to cement President Bashar al-Assad's rule over a country devastated by civil war.
Four decades after John Wayne Gacy lured more than 30 young men and boys to his Chicago-area home and strangled them, his case has helped authorities solve another killing - one he didn't commit.
If you had been a reader of The American Conservative magazine back in December 2011, you might have learned from an article written by me that "Unmarked NATO warplanes are arriving at Turkish military bases close to Iskenderum on the Syrian border, delivering weapons [to the Free Syrian Army] derived from Colonel Muammar Gaddafi's arsenalsa " ... (more)