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48 Animated Videos Explain the History of Ideas: From Aristotle to Sartre

This year we've been featuring short animated videos from BBC Radio 4, all covering the big questions: How did everything begin? What makes us human? …

Los Angeles

‘This Isn’t Going to Go Well’: Two Uniformed Texas Officers Walk Into Whataburger Restaurant, and Are Left Stunned by Employee’s Words

<b>UPDATE 1:52 p.m. ET:</b> Whataburger responded to this incident on its Facebook page Wednesday:<p>We were appalled to hear of an employee refusing service to two officers, as we have proudly served first responders across our system for decades. As soon as we heard of this isolated incident, we began our …

Syria's President Assad Blames West for Europe Refugee Crisis

The West is “responsible” for the refugee crisis in Europe, Syria's President Bashar Assad said Tuesday, while admitting that the exodus is a “great loss” for his country.<p>“The West now is crying for the refugees with one eye and aiming at them with a machine gun with the second one,” Assad said, …

Middle East

New generation of Japanese anti-war protesters challenge Abe

It was clear that the voice cutting through the night air in Japan’s political nerve centre did not belong to a veteran of the country’s anti-war movement. Right on cue, the crowd repeated each high-pitched yell of “Abe wa yamero!” (Abe, quit!) – first at normal pace, and then with a rhythm …

Japan

Netanyahu to Russia next week for talks on Syria: Israeli official | Reuters

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will visit Russia next week for talks with President Vladimir Putin on the expanding Russian military presence in Syria, an Israeli official said on Wednesday.<p>Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu listens to his Finance Minister …

Middle East

President Putin defends Russian military aid to Syria's government

President<p>Vladimir Putinon Tuesday staunchly defended Russian military assistance to Syria’s embattled government, sayingIslamic Stateextremists won't be defeated without help from Damascus, and more countries should follow Moscow’s example.<p>U.S. officials have expressed concern about a recent …

Middle East