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IS group loses key town on the Turkish border

...Aided by U.S. air cover, Kurdish units marching west from Kobani and others moving east from the Kurdish town of Ras al-Ayn linked up, encircling Tal Abyad from three sides.With that, the Kurds connected two of their self-administered cantons...
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Where losing really hurts, especially now Steve Sarkisian for his 7-4 start.College football is a divide-and-conquer operation. Its patron saint should be Ayn Rand.If the have-nots don't like the status quo, they have to file antitrust lawsuits.New Orleans lost its seventh NFL...
Seattle Police: 2 dead, including gunman, in school attack

...fathers.Some parents were sent back to their cars to get their identifications before they could leave with their children.Ayn Dietrich, an FBI spokeswoman in Seattle, said the agency had personnel on their way to the scene to help authorities with the...
Militant gains illustrate plight of Syrian Kurds

...brought them into Syria, the militants have retaken some Kurdish areas, mostly in the northern region of Kobani, also known as Ayn Arab.Over the span of two days, they took 21 villages in the area, activists said Thursday.Beyond building the coalition...
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Syrian town poised to fall

...other ground forces have been stationed along the border within a few hundred yards of the fighting in Kobani, also known as Ayn Arab, but have not intervened. And while Turkey said just days ago that it wouldn't let Kobani fall, there's no indication...
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...Recent births that occurred at Bartlett Regional Hospital: On June 12, 2002 a son weighing 10 pounds 4 ounces, to Heather Ayn Mitchell and Bob Gene Mitchell, of Juneau. On June 14, a son weighing 8 pounds 2 ounces, to Althea Marie Williams and Tyson...
My Turn: Foreign policy does not always reflect ideals

...that it can be utilized as a motor while keeping it from tearing society apart. Selfishness, as argued by the conservative Ayn Rand, is valued as a virtue that, when one brilliant person follows his or her own self-interest, will uplift us all. Liberals...
Should Christians be more like Jesus?

...atheistic philosophy. Fighting discretionary wars on borrowed money worsened our debtor status. Ironically, the influence of Ayn Rand who "rejected all forms of faith and religion" extends to GOP Roman Catholic Paul Ryan, though he has distanced himself...
FBI gets tips about late Alaska serial killer

...locations or the victims' identities."The FBI does not typically release investigative details, like tips or leVads," Ayn Sandalo Dietrich, a spokeswoman for the agency's Seattle office, said Tuesday in an email.Makah tribal members told the...
Let's make the right-sizing of government the goal

...way that mediating institutions such as churches and nonprofits help those who are down and out.But they don't embrace an Ayn Rand libertarianism. They believe a preventive government can stave off problems before they arise. Whether that's opening...
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