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Kurdish recapture of Syria's Kobane reported

<b>Doha, Qatar -</b> Kurdish forces have recaptured Syria's Kobane from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) group, activists and a monitoring group say.<p>Kurdish forces managed to force ISIL out of the Kurdish town following days of deadly clashes, activists and the UK-based Syrian Observatory …

North Korea boasts about rocket testings

<b>(CNN) —</b> Kim Jong Un watched two drills featuring what North Korean media called a new type of "anti-ship rockets," according to the country's newspaper Rodong Sinmun.<p>The front page of the state newspaper featured pictures of a beaming Kim leaning back in a chair, surrounded by his smiling military …

North Korea

Six Months Ago, Terrorists Threw a Molotov Cocktail at Her. Now, 12-Year-Old ‘Heroic’ Girl Leaves Hospital to Dance and Offer Prayers of Thanks at Her Bat Mitzvah

Her parents thought she’d never make it to see the day, but last week 12-year-old Israeli girl Ayala Shapira got to dance, give thanks to God and even recreate a biblical thanksgiving offering to celebrate her bat mitzvah.<p>Ayala Shapira before the December attack. (Photo: Facebook/All4Ayala)<p>Ayala …

Thousands More Migrants Have Been Rescued From the Mediterranean During the Last Two Days

A new wave of boats is attempting to cross from Libya to Italy, the International Organization for Migration warned Sunday, citing balmy weather and …

Coast Guard

22 killed as Saudi-led airstrikes hit Yemen's army headquarters

Yemeni officials say a series of pre-dawn Saudi-led airstrikes targeting the headquarters of Yemen's armed forces in the rebel-held capital have killed at least 22 people.<p>They said the dead were mostly soldiers and that the Sunday airstrikes damaged several nearby homes and shook the entire …