Kimberly Ramos

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Middle East still rocking from first world war pacts made 100 years ago

The agreements that shaped the region may be forgotten in the west, but in the Middle East their significance still looms large<p>In an idle moment between cocktail parties in the Arab capital where they served, a British and French diplomat were chatting recently about their respective countries’ …

Iran Unnerves U.S. by Firing Rockets Close to Carrier

Nothing grabs the attention of the American military like a member of the “axis of evil” firing rockets close to a U.S. Navy aircraft carrier, the …

Results in Afghanistan suggest long US troop mission

WASHINGTON (AP) — America's war in Afghanistan, now in its 15th year, is long on official U.S. optimism about building a self-reliant Afghan army but short on convincing evidence that the goal will be reached anytime soon.<p>That is the backdrop to President Barack Obama's decision to extend the U.S. …

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35+ Incredible Small Towns You Would Want to Live In. Magical Nature!

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Video sparks concern over harassment of Saudi women

In a video uploaded to YouTube last month, two young Saudi women walk along the waterfront promenade in the kingdom's Red Sea city of Jiddah as a …

16 Incredible Books You Definitely Shouldn't Miss This Summer

Here are the books you'll want to have read come fall.

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Afghanistan Violence: Deadly Truck Bomb Leaves Crater in Heart of Kabul

KABUL, Afghanistan — A truck bomb exploded near an army compound in the Afghan capital Friday, killing at least 10 civilians and wounding 400, police and health officials said.<p>The explosion shook the heavily-populated center of Kabul, carving a hole more than 33 feet deep, and destroying buildings …

‘Lady Things’: Surreal Portraits of Femininity

For <i>Lady Things</i>, Toronto-based photographer Robyn Cumming creates surreal portraits of femininity, replacing the heads and faces of her female …