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Netanyahu accuses Arabs of incitement in wave of stabbings

...including an assault by two attackers in the east Jerusalem area of Pisgat Zeev. Police said the pair seriously wounded a 20-year-old...citizenship rights, they often suffer discrimination in such areas as jobs and housing. Mistrust of Netanyahu remains high following...
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A Putin craze takes hold in Middle East

...Moscow's warplanes in recent days have focused on Idlib and the central province of Hama, hitting U.S.-backed rebels in areas with no IS militants.The planes also have provided air cover for Syrian ground troops who launched an offensive in central...
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Princeton economist wins Nobel

...of changes in policies on how people behave," Rodrik said.Deaton discovered that India had far more poor people in rural areas than previously thought, a finding that led the government to expand subsidies."Households that were not defined as poor...
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Alaska State Troopers to use underwater sonar camera

...the sonar equipment to find Evan's body, which was about a quarter of a mile away from where they found the four-wheeler and the body of their traveling companion.The Kodiak Area Native Association bought the remote operating vehicle.
Gov't recognizes river's Native names

...Native Alaska place names to be officially recognized.The Wade Hampton Census Area, named after a slaveholding Civil War general, became the Kusilvak Census Area in July. And in August, the President Barack Obama administration announced that...
Police & Fire for Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2015

...Theft? At 3:49 p.m. Saturday, JPD received a report that a Kona bicycle, valued at $800, was stolen in the Auke Bay area.? At 5:28 a.m. Sunday, a 23-year-old woman reported the theft of her cell phone, valued at about $800.
Are gun violence researchers becoming an endangered species? be well under $5 million. A grant for a single study in areas like autism, cancer or HIV can be more than twice that much...Michael Levas, a young researcher in Milwaukee, is drawn to the area of gun violence, and fascinated by its potential, but he won't...
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My Turn: AMHS cuts off limb hoping it grows back

...southeast, southcentral and Aleutian archipelagos. These are not easy areas for traditional road transportation and, as we have seen with recent air tragedies, they are not easy areas for air travel, either. These are the challenges that must be...
More cities are recognizing Native Americans on Columbus Day

...of the U.S. population. In recent decades, a significant number of tribal members have moved from reservations to urban areas, where a large majority live today. The shift makes the cities' resolutions and proclamations more meaningful, Estes said...
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