Emily Broesch

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America will do 'everything possible' to help rescue Nigerian schoolgirls

John Kerry called the mass kidnapping “an unconscionable crime”, while the Nigerian president met through the night with security chiefs ahead of an expected rescue operation<p>America will do “everything possible” to help Nigeria rescue hundreds of kidnapped schoolgirls still missing three weeks …

"I Should Kill You Right Here"

Pro-Russian rebels kidnap more U.S. journalists amid fresh unrest in east Ukraine."Do you know the things America has been doing here?"<p>HORLIVKA, Ukraine — The pro-Russia militants who stood guard at one of the tire-strewn checkpoints littering eastern Ukraine presented a fearsome picture on Friday …

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Ukraine mayor shot; US announces new sanctions

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — The mayor of Ukraine's second-largest city was shot in the back Monday and hundreds of men attacked a peaceful pro-Ukraine rally …

U.S. sanctions Putin allies as Ukraine violence goes on | Reuters

DONETSK/SLAVIANSK, Ukraine (Reuters) - The United States imposed new sanctions on allies of Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday, prompting Moscow to denounce “Cold War” tactics amid more violence in eastern Ukraine.<p>The move to ban visas and freeze assets of the likes of Putin’s friend Igor …

25 children killed in elementary school bombing, Syrian activists say

Dozens of children are among the latest victims of the Syrian civil war after barrel bombs fell on an elementary school Wednesday, dissidents said.<p>Syrian forces dropped the bombs on an opposition-held area of Aleppo, the country's largest city, the opposition Local Coordination Committees of Syria …

White House Steps Up Fight Against Campus Rape

Vice President Joe Biden spoke passionately on Tuesday about the Obama administration's latest efforts to spotlight and combat the sexual assault epidemic plaguing college campuses across the country.<p>In his hometown of Scranton, Pennsylvania, "if a man raised his hand to a woman, you had the job to …