On two fronts, Iraqi forces battle Islamic State for Tikrit

...Iraq - Iraqi troops clashed along two fronts with Islamic State militants in Tikrit...speaking to The Associated Press at the front-lines.Tikrit, the capital of Salahuddin...Khaled al-Obeidi, who was also at the front-line on Thursday, told the AP that the...
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Martha Jacobs Benzel

...Lu'k-nax.a'di, (Raven/Coho moiety) Daginaa Hi't (On the front by the water house). Her immediate family includes 10 children...and could hear her cheering for her favorite team through the front door. She loved visiting family and friends and traveled to...
Photo: Winter in sight

One of two totem poles in front of the Gajaa Hit building in the Willoughby District is seen in front of a snow-covered Mount Juneau on Wednesday. A trace of snow was recorded overnight at Juneau International Airport, 0.4 inches in the Mendenhall...
Letter: Save the old Gastineau Hotel

I noticed on the front page of the Nov. 11 Juneau Empire a photo of crows sitting in a window...obtained from the Gastineau Channel Historical Society, you can see the front of the building in all of its glory. At over 100 years old, this building...
Kerry, Iran FM hold nuke talks in NY

WASHINGTON - The Obama administration moved on two fronts Monday to advance its nuclear diplomacy with Iran, with talks between top U.S. and Iranian diplomats and an aggressive effort...
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GOP front-runner Trump proposes tax cuts for all

NEW YORK - After weeks of vowing to raise taxes on "hedge fund guys" and high-income earners, Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump unveiled a tax plan Monday that would cut rates across the board and reduce the amount paid by wealthiest...
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Jeb, Trump discord intensifies

...strategy for the former Florida governor, still considered the GOP front-runner by many party officials, but a move his advisers suggest...criticism of the former reality television star on multiple fronts, first releasing a Web video featuring clips of Trump himself...
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Russian warships fire cruise missiles into Syria's Syrian branch known as the Nusra Front, was the first major ground fighting...government offensive began on four fronts early Wednesday in Idlib and airstrikes Wednesday, the Nusra Front is active in central and northern parts...
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Taliban tighten hold on Afghan city despite US airstrikes

...retaking control.Inside the city, residents were stunned by the audacity of the insurgents, who attacked Kunduz on a number of fronts before dawn on Monday, taking the government, intelligence agency and military by surprise.The insurgents used mosque loudspeakers...
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Senior al-Qaida commander killed in an airstrike in Syria

...affiliate, known as the Nusra Front.Russian warplanes have been...has been targeting the Nusra Front and the Islamic State group...against the West.The Nusra Front's leader, Abu Mohammed al-Golani...on the offensive on several fronts around the country.The Observatory...
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