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UN ambassador: Ukraine unrest has 'tell-tale signs of Moscow's involvement'

Ukrainian forces engaged in a deadly gun battle with unknown armed men in the country’s eastern region on Sunday, prompting a senior US diplomat to accuse Moscow of staging another Crimea-style intervention.<p>In the first exchange of gunfire in eastern Ukraine since armed protesters began seizing …

Activists say 5 killed, including children, as Syria regime hits Aleppo mosque with barrel bombs

<b>BEIRUT</b> -- Syrian forces dropped a crude bomb on a mosque that was being used as a school in a rebel-held neighborhood of a key northern city on …

What are 'barrel bombs' and why is the Syrian military using them?

Syrian military forces are using a new tool in their long-running war against rebels who want to oust President Bashar al-Assad from power.<p>They're called "barrel bombs" and they were dropped by Syrian helicopters in the northern city of Aleppo on Sunday. The crude-but-deadly devices brought the …

Syrian military drop devastating 'barrel bombs' on city

Footage released online puports to show Syrian military helicopters dropping improvised "barrel bombs" on Darayya in south Damascus during the Geneva II peace summit<p>Footage has emerged showing the Syrian regime using explosive "barrel bombs" on civilian neighbourhoods, killing hundreds, while its …

UNICEF Delivers Clean Water to 10 Million in Syria

UNICEF's efforts to deliver water to Syrian families and children are a critical part of what is now the largest humanitarian operation in history. …

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Spike Lee Wants Music Submissions From Unsigned Rappers - XXL

If you're an unsigned/independent artist, Spike Lee wants to include your music in his newest Brooklyn-inspired film, <i>Da Sweet Blood of Jesus</i>. The …

By The Numbers: Snoop Dogg’s First Six Platinum Solo Albums - XXL

Before Snoop Lion was making reggae songs and Snoopzilla was exploring the funk, Snoop Doggy Dogg was credited as a pioneer in trademarking the West …

New Music: Ice Cube – 'Sic Them Youngins On 'Em'

After crossing the $100 million mark with his movie <i>Ride Along</i>, Ice Cube returns to his rap roots on his new single “Sic Them Youngins On ‘Em.” The …

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Ashanti f/ Rick Ross – 'I Got It'

Ashanti is at her sexiest in the video for “I Got It,” the new single off her upcoming album <i>Braveheart</i>. In the Eif Rivera-directed clip, which was …

Zoo threatened for killing giraffe

Denmark zoo says it had to kill the giraffe to avoid inbreeding.<p>BERLIN — A Danish zoo said Monday it is getting hate mail from around the world for having killed a young giraffe to prevent inbreeding, and then feeding it to the zoo's lions.<p>"I've got about 1,500 text messages and e-mails, most of …

Bin Laden death images subject to purge, emails reveal

Eleven days after the killing of Osama bin Laden in 2011, the US military's top special operations officer ordered subordinates to destroy any photographs of the al-Qaida founder's corpse or turn them over to the CIA, according to a newly released email.<p>The email was obtained under a freedom of …

Hollywood legend turned diplomat Shirley Temple dies at 85

Shirley Temple Black, who as a dimpled, ringlet-haired moppet starred in a series of winsome films that lifted the spirits of millions during the hard days of the Depression, then retired from the screen at 22 and eventually went on to a diplomatic career, died surrounded by family at her home in …

The new 'drug talk': Parents in legal pot states rethink message

In retrospect, former first lady Nancy Reagan made the parental “pot talk” a bit easier with her "Just Say No" anti-drug message of the 1980s.<p>But now that marijuana is legal in both Washington state and Colorado, parents are finding that talking to kids about pot is a more complicated conversation. …

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Fifty years ago, on Feb. 12, 1964, Miles Davis led a band through one of the most exciting gigs to ever take place at New York’s Philharmonic Hall. …

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