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Sao Miguel The Azores: Our story of our time on Sao Miguel - Camping.

Sao Miguel - The Azores - Our adventurous tales.<p>Tuesday: We are sitting on a plane from Terceira to Sao Miguel and when the latter finally comes into …

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Saudi Arabia wages public campaign to boost reputation in Canada

Saudi Arabia is mounting a charm offensive in Ottawa this month that appears aimed at boosting its reputation among Canadians – or at least federal politicians – with a celebration of Saudi culture that will include folk dancers on Parliament Hill.<p>The Mideast country's abysmal human-rights record …

Hacker 'Guccifer' says he broke into Hillary Clinton's email server

The infamous hacker, whose real name is Marcel Lehel Lazar, recently spoke with Fox News from a jail cell in Virginia where he is being held. He was extradited from Romania after being arrested in January 2014 following a string of email hacks of high-profile individuals, including former Secretary …

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UK PM Cameron says Trump policy on Muslims is wrong, will not apologize

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister David Cameron said on Thursday he would not apologize to Donald Trump after he became the Republican party’s presumptive presidential candidate for calling his proposed ban on Muslims entering the United States stupid and wrong.<p>Cameron made the comment …

Syrian refugees in Canada step up to help Fort McMurray wildfire evacuees

<b>(CNN) —</b> The images of burning homes and clouds of smoke brought tears to his eyes.<p>Naser Nader had lived through something similar in his homeland of Syria.<p>This time, it wasn't besieged Damascus; it was in Fort McMurray, Alberta, the site of this week's wildfires.<p>"I've lived it. I've been there," he …

Japan now has more charging sites than gas stations

The Japan Times reports that the country now has more electric vehicle charging stations than gas stations. This fact comes from Nissan, which said that there are now 40,000 fast-charging stations around the island nation. This outpaces the country's 34,000 gas stations by a good margin. It should …

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Israel bombs Hamas targets in Gaza in worst violence since war of 2014

Israeli warplanes struck targets inside Gaza and Hamas fired mortars at Israeli troops on Friday in the most intense exchange of fire between the two sides since the 2014 war.<p>While both Israel and Hamas insisted they were not seeking a fresh conflict, the escalation raised fears of yet another …

Turkish journalist sentenced for revealing state secrets

ISTANBUL (AP) — A Turkish court on Friday sentenced a prominent journalist to more than five years in prison hours after he escaped an attack by a …

400,000 residents -- half the population -- are estimated to have fled Taiz. #frontlinepbs https://t.co/DuIHZ4AuPP

This toddler knows nothing other than war in his backyard in Taiz, #Yemen. #frontlinepbs https://t.co/7koRsrZth7

A doctor in Taiz describes the human toll of war in #Yemen. #frontlinepbs https://t.co/dqkAhTUBf6

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Before Her Assassination, Berta Cáceres Singled Out Hillary Clinton for Backing Honduran Coup

<b>AMY GOODMAN:</b> Let’s talk about Honduras. I want to go to Hillary Clinton in the 2009 coup in Honduras that ousted the democratically elected President …

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Journalist Matthew Keys Sentenced to 2 Years for Sharing Login Info with Anonymous

Menu<p>Editions<p>Follow<p>Democracy Now!<p>Hot Topics<p>The original content of this program is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No …

An all-female crew lands a plane in Saudi Arabia. But they can’t drive from the airport.

By Adam Taylor<p>, Reporter<p>The photograph above may seem relatively innocuous, but to many observers, it shows a rebellion.<p>The image, which was shared by Royal Brunei's Instagram account last month, shows the airline's first all-female flight crew sitting in the cabin of a Boeing 787 Dreamliner. Royal …

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Sentenced To Die In Saudi Arabia

Ali Nimr was just 17 when the Arab Spring reached Saudi Arabia in 2011, a country tightly controlled by its royal family. With all the enthusiasm of …

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How James Jones Uncovered a Rarely Seen Side of Saudi Arabia

In January of 2015, a man named Raif Badawi was lashed in public in the Saudi Arabian city of Jeddah.<p>His crime? Blogging critically about the role of …

Human Rights Advocates: U.S.-Backed Saudi Offensive in Yemen a “Dark Mark” on Obama’s Presidency

<b>JUAN GONZÁLEZ:</b> We turn now to Yemen, where hundreds of thousands took to the streets to protest the first anniversary of the U.S.-backed, Saudi-led …