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9 Netflix Series That You Can Watch In Their Entirety In Under 9 Hours

Pre-kids, Thanksgiving for me was often my favorite time to get together with family members and pick up a few movies, or a great TV series, so that we could all avoid talking to one another, and yet leave the family get-together with the feeling that it was a success. Much of that success would …

40 Maps That Will Help You Make Sense of the World

If you’re a visual learner like myself, then you know maps, charts and infographics can really help bring data and information to life. Maps can make …

5 Stupid Travel Myths Everyone Believes

So I was gone for a couple weeks there, and after returning to find my inbox overflowing in typical post-vacation fashion ...<p>Not spam, actually. …

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Israel is not against Russians on the Golan Heights

In an official visit in Russia, Kirschenbaum said "Israel is not against Russians on the Golan Heights. We will not prevent the deployment of the …

Russia ready to send troops to replace Austria in Golan, UN rejects

Russian President Vladimir Putin said that Moscow will send Russian forces to replace the Austrian Battalion operating within the UN Disengagement …

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North Korea risks further isolation with missile launch, John Kerry warns

The US secretary of state, John Kerry, warned North Korea against test-firing a mid-range missile on Friday, while attempting to dampen the anxiety …

Report: The Syrian Chemical Weapons 'Red Line' Has Been Crossed

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Just when we thought that those Syrian chemical weapons attack claims were another false alarm, <i>The</i> …

North Korea: A smuggler's paradise

Why the Beatles Broke Up

It was a cold January in 1969, and the Beatles were seated on a vast, even colder, soundstage at London's Twickenham Film Studios, in the company of …

Palestinian leader warns window closing for lasting two-state solution

Time is running out on the two-state solution for Middle East peace and the current push to relaunch peace talks may be "the last opportunity," Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas warns.<p>In an interview with The Globe and Mail at his presidential compound in Ramallah, the Palestinian …

In God we trust? More Americans than ever profess having no religious preference

By<p>America may be one nation under God but less Americans than ever will formally identify with an organized religious group.<p>New research shows that …

Military warned ‘evangelicals’ No. 1 threat

Soldiers in the U.S. military have been told in a training briefing that evangelical Christians are the No. 1 extremist threat to America – ahead of …

Hackers threaten to 'wipe Israel off Internet map' in massive cyber attack

Hackers vowing to "wipe Israel off the map of the Internet" officially launched a new round of cyber attacks on Israeli sites on Saturday afternoon, …

Iran nuclear talks end with two sides 'far apart on substance'

Talks between Iran and six world powers ended in apparent failure on Saturday, with seemingly no progress made towards agreement over Tehran's …

Syrian President Assad: There Will Be Contagion

"The whole world knows that if Syria is partitioned, or if terrorist forces take control of the country, there will be direct contagion of the surrounding countries," Assad said in an interview with two Turkish media outlets, video of which was posted on his Facebook page Friday.<p>"Then there would …

Russian Bomber Roulette

A Russian bomber recently carried out simulated cruise missile attacks on U.S. missile defenses in Asia, raising new questions about Moscow’s goal in …

Guam eager to receive U.S. missile defense system

Previous plans for a different missile defense system were mothballed in 2010.<p>HAGÅTÑA, Guam — As North Korea has become increasingly bellicose, telling foreign embassies Friday that they might want to evacuate its capital and claiming its military has approval to launch a nuclear attack, the U.S. …

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Iran nuclear talks end without progress

The EU's foreign policy chief has said that nuclear talks between Iran and six world powers have failed to reach an agreement.<p>Catherine Ashton said on Saturday that the discussions in Kazakhstan revealed that "the two sides remain far apart on substance".<p>The six insist that Iran cut back on its …

Foreign students are actually making US universities less diverse

When American university administrators talk about globalization, as they often do these days, they are clear on the value of international students to their campuses. Some emphasize the high moral road and the way diverse perspectives enrich the educational experience. Others more bluntly point to …

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Iran's nuclear quest 'has cost Tehran over $100 billion'

Iran's drive to enrich uranium in the teeth of international sanctions has cost the country about $100 billion (£66 billion) in lost oil revenue and investment, a new study has found.<p>The cost of <b>Iran's</b> defiance emerged on the eve of another round of talks over the country's nuclear programme. …