Gabriela Gonzalez

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Al-Qaeda’s Most Ambitious Franchise: What You Need to Know About AQAP

Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) is a Sunni militant Islamist organization based in Yemen behind numerous high-profile terrorist attacks. …

Syria conflict: Foreign jihadists 'use Turkey safe houses'

<b>Foreign jihadist fighters are using safe houses in southern Turkey to cross into Syria to fight against government forces, the BBC has learnt.</b><p>A man running one such house near the border town of Reyhanli said more than 150 people - including up to 20 Britons - had used it in the past three …

School league tables: 700 primaries 'failing to hit targets'

Primary school league tables – to be published next week – are expected to show that more institutions are 'failing' following a toughening up of exam targets for 11-year-olds<p>Rising numbers of primary schools are to be effectively branded as “failing” following a toughening up of exam targets for …

Feds order tougher safety measures after New York train derailment

Responding to the deadly crash of a commuter train that was speeding through a difficult turn in the Bronx, the Federal Railroad Administration on Friday ordered the rail line to modify its signal system to ensure that speed limits are obeyed.<p>The move comes as New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo ordered …

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Flights canceled as record air pollution chokes Shanghai

The highest possible health warning has been issued for the city<p>Lindsay Abrams<p>December 6, 2013 2:34pm (UTC)<p>Smog has all but choked the life out of Shanghai Friday, as authorities issued the highest possible health warning for the city. Hundreds of flights were delayed or canceled, schoolchildren …