Yasmin Omar

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Here's everything leaving Netflix in November

November's crop includes The Coen brothers' classic "Fargo," the timeless comedy "The Blues Brothers," and one of the best sports films ever made, "Rudy."<p>And be sure to get your fill this Halloween of the "Saw" films (1-5) and Wes Craven's "Scream," as those are going away next month, too.<p>Below are …

Why George Orwell Would Vote for Bernie Sanders, Not Hillary Clinton

Some political leaders share more in common with Charles Darwin's theory of evolution than the hopes and dreams of the common man or woman. Nonetheless, there's no need to psychoanalyze or explain why a politician changes viewpoints when it's politically expedient, or when the poll numbers swing a …

Attacks on Jews rise to five-year high in Germany - more than any country in Europe

Jewish leaders warn of mass emigration from Europe as Germany records more anti-Semitic incidents than any EU state<p>Anti-Semitic crimes have risen to a five-year high in Germany, according to a new report which finds it is recording more incidents than any country in Europe.<p>There were 1,596 recorded …

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Russian Teen Falls to Death While Shooting Daredevil Rooftopping Portraits

A 17-year-old boy in Russia has died after falling 9 stories from a rooftop while engaging in extremely dangerous “rooftopping photography.” The goal …

Oregon shooter showed little sympathy in calculated killings

Vatican Fires Priest After He Comes Out As Gay Ahead Of Bishops' Meeting

Monsignor Krzysztof Charamsa, a 43-year-old Polish priest who revealed his homosexuality, and a same-sex relationship on the eve of gathering of bishops from around the world, has been stripped of his doctrinal responsibilities for what the Vatican says are "very serious and irresponsible" …

7 Things to Know Before Homeland's Season 5 Premiere

Some people kissed, other people died.<p>Carrie Mathison is back with the season five premiere of Showtime's <i>Homeland</i>. Which means it's time for more international intrigue, more family drama, more heart-thumping plot twists, and more awkward cry faces. If you think <i>Homeland</i> lost its luster from early …

Assad says Russia campaign must succeed in Syria

Syria's President Bashar Assad said in comments Sunday that the air campaign by Russia against "terrorists" in his country must succeed or the whole region will be destroyed, stressing that the fight against terrorism must precede a political process.<p>In the interview with Iran's Khabar TV, Assad …

Speaking Freely of Guns

I am about to speak freely of guns, because I can. When I do, many of you will no doubt be inclined to mutter "amen," quietly to yourselves. Others of you will no doubt feel compelled to throw up all over me, as you have done under similar circumstances before. I expect to hear preferentially from …

Ben Carson Is The Smartest Guy In The Room. And The Weirdest.

The man battling with Donald Trump at the top of the GOP polls brings his eccentric and paranoid brand to the campaign trail.<p>DURHAM, N.H. -- With all due respect to Donald Trump -- who is, like, a really smart person, OK? -- there is little doubt about which of the two candidates currently leading …

America's Spies Want Edward Snowden Dead

"I would love to put a bullet in his head," one Pentagon official told BuzzFeed. The NSA leaker is enemy No. 1 among those inside the intelligence world.<p>Edward Snowden has made some dangerous enemies. As the American intelligence community struggles to contain the public damage done by the former …