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Mystery ash covers parts of Washington, Oregon states

<b>(CNN) —</b> A substance described as "white stuff" and "milky rain" is covering parts of Washington and Oregon states, but its origin is a mystery.<p>"We have received reports of 'white stuff' on vehicles. The ash is more than likely from the Volcano Shiveluch," Washington state's Walla Walla County …

Syria death toll now exceeds 210,000: rights group

AMMAN (Reuters) - The death toll after nearly four years of civil war in Syria has risen to 210,060, nearly half of them civilians, but the real figure is probably much higher, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said on Saturday.<p>Residents walk past damaged buildings after what activists said …

Middle East

Family charged with kidnapping trusting six-year-old son 'to teach him a lesson'

Boy in Missouri was allegedly tied up and blindfolded for hours by relatives who also threatened him with a gun 'to give him a lesson in stranger danger'<p>A six-year-old boy in Missouri was allegedly kidnapped, bound and threatened with a gun by his family who was trying to “teach him a lesson” about …

States racing to regulate e-cigarettes

The American Cancer Society has found itself in a surprising position: opposing state proposals to make it illegal to sell e-cigarettes to minors.<p>The cancer society doesn't want kids to use e-cigarettes, but it objects to what it calls "Trojan horse" legislation – bills that appear good for public …

Source: ISIS wants more hostages

<b>(CNN) —</b> An ISIS outfit based in northeastern Syria has been drawing up plans since at least the middle of last year to kidnap Westerners and others in neighboring countries, a Middle East security source told CNN on Friday.<p>The source said the terrorists want to go into countries such as Lebanon and …