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Gunmen Kill 8 Members of Persecuted Minority in Pakistan

published about 2 hours ago
The victims Thursday were ethnic Hazara, a Persian-speaking Shiite Muslim group that has been repeatedly targeted by Sunni extremists.

Canada Worries as Extremism Lures More Abroad

published about 7 hours ago
Attacks and a recent report have compounded concerns in Canada about citizens who go to foreign lands like Somalia and Syria to fight, and then ... more

Taliban Are Rising Again in Afghanistan’s North

published about 8 hours ago
Taliban Are Rising Again in Afghanistan’s North
Gains by militants in Kunduz Province question the ability of Afghan security forces to hold territory just two months before the end of the 13-year ... more

After Shooting, Fear and Anxiety Take Over Ottawa

published about 8 hours ago
After Shooting, Fear and Anxiety Take Over Ottawa
Workers in the capital were stuck in their buildings during a lockdown after shootings at two sites on Wednesday.

Mexican Official Links a Mayor to Missing College Students

published about 9 hours ago
The attorney general says that the apparent abduction of 43 students in southern Mexico came after Mayor Jose Luis Abarca of Iguala ordered an attack ... more

From a Rwandan Dump to the Halls of Harvard

published about 9 hours ago
From a Rwandan Dump to the Halls of Harvard
Justus Uwayesu’s life was changed by a chance encounter in Rwanda with an American charity worker.