Troy Federico

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Constant Threats to Destroy the World Keep North Korea's PR Man Busy

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Just in case no one understood them after the many, many, many other times they threatened to blow …

Trapped: The Plight of Palestinian Refugees From Syria

Families seeking asylum in neighboring Jordan are being turned away at the border because they lack Syrian identification.<p>Last December, the Palestinian refugee neighborhood of Yarmouk in Damascus was hit by a series of deadly pro-regime airstrikes. In addition to killing 25 civilians, the attack …

The $1 Million Reward for Chris Dorner Just Shrunk He Wasn't Found Alive

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>The Riverside City Council in California wants to make it perfectly that when they offered $100,000 …

Qatar urges $1bn Arab fund for East Jerusalem

Qatar has proposed the creation of a $1bn Arab fund for occupied East Jerusalem, which Palestinians say should be the capital of an independent state under any peace deal with Israel.<p>Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani, Qatar's emir, offered on Tuesday to contribute $250m to the fund, and …

The Official Story of Who Shot Bin Laden Has Given Way to a Stupid Media Feud

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>"You really believe this story? Osama Bin Laden?" asks Chris Pratt in the action movie version of …

EPA: More than half of U.S. rivers unsuitable for aquatic life

WASHINGTON — Fifty-five percent of U.S. river and stream lengths were in poor condition for aquatic life, largely under threat from runoff contaminated by fertilizers, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said on Tuesday.<p>High levels of phosphorus and nitrogen, runoff from urban areas, shrinking …

North Korea warns of 'simmering nuclear war'

North Korea has again threatened war against South Korea and the United States, saying conditions "for a simmering nuclear war" have been created on the peninsula.<p>The communist state's foreign ministry said it will inform the UN Security Council of the latest situation, as tensions continue to …

Arctic change reverberates around globe, experts say

Most of the sea ice that forms each fall and winter in the Arctic now melts each spring and summer, a recent change that is impacting global patterns of weather and trade as well as the U.S. military's strategic planning, experts told reporters during a briefing Tuesday.<p>"There are tremendous …