Katherine Lester

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Russia’s move into Syria a ‘game changer,’ think tank warns

Russia's recent deployment of troops, helicopters and battle tanks to western Syria is a "Middle East game changer," says the Washington-based Institute for the Study of War in a bulletin released Thursday.<p>The ISW, which keeps a close eye on the movement of government, rebel and outside forces in …

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5 things to know for your New Day -- Friday, August 28

<b>(CNN) —</b> Donald Trump keeps on keeping on. The Air Force suffers a costly accident. And happy days are here again on Wall Street.<p>It's Friday, and here are five things to know for your new day.<p>JOURNALISTS KILLED<p><b>Flanagan's fail</b>: Vester Lee Flanagan carefully planned his live-on-TV murder of reporter …

McDonald's cuts ties with chicken supplier accused of cruelty

McDonald's has cut ties with one of its chicken suppliers after an animal rights group obtained gruesome video footage that appears to show operators of the Tennessee poultry farm clubbing small and sickly birds to death.<p>The video taken at T&S Farm in Dukedom, Tenn., which the activist group Mercy …

Facebook sets new record: 1 billion people on the site in a single day

Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg announced today that on Monday the company had 1 billion people logged into the site. This is the first time in its history that Facebook has hit this milestone.<p>In a posting, Zuckerberg shared that while the company uses “average numbers” for its financials, …