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4 Palestinians die in two separate incidents, Israel hit by 3 rockets

GAZA, Palestinian territories - Three Palestinians were killed by the Israeli army in the northern Gaza Strip, the Palestinian health ...

Bomb explodes at wedding ceremony in Afghanistan capital

KABUL, Afghanistan - A suicide bomber has detonated explosive devices at a wedding in the capital of Afghanistan, Kabul, causing ...

North Korea test-fires new weapon, Kim personally guides test

SEOUL, South Korea - North Korean leader Kim Jong-un personally guided the test-firing of a new weapon on Friday.Kim "guided ...

India and Pakistan remain at odds over Kashmir after UN meeting

NEW YORK, New York - The UN Security Council met to consider the volatile situation surrounding Kashmir on Friday, addressing ...

Three humanitarian workers die in Syrian airstrike

DAMASCUS, Suyria - Three humanitarian workers have been killed in the southern Syrian Idlib province in yet another attack on ...

Hundreds of prisoners in U.S. jails commit suicide each year

Jeffrey Epstein's suicide in New York's Metropolitan Correction Center on Aug. 10 has brought new attention to the troubling reality ...

Michigan

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Why it's proving hard to eliminate the eye disease trachoma by 2020

Trachoma is a disease that can cause blindness and visual impairment in about 1.9 million people every year. Poor communities ...

AP Interview: Pelosi Assails 'Weakness' of Trump, Netanyahu

WASHINGTON - House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Friday the U.S.-Israel relationship can withstand the "weakness" of President Donald Trump and ...

How Democrats can win back workers in 2020

Labor unions and the workers they represent were once the heart and soul of the Democratic Party.The 2016 presidential election ...

It'll be hard, but we can feed the world with plant protein

A UN report released last week found a quarter of the world's carbon emissions come from the food chain, particularly ...

The new Oakland County is under construction. Please pardon our dust.

Democrats: The new Oakland County is under construction. Please pardon our dust. Detroit Free Press Two Democratic rivals declare a ...

Former Oakland County board chairman among executive applicants

21 candidates apply for Oakland County executive job: Who they are Detroit Free Press Twenty-one names have been submitted as ...