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U.N.: Syrian Refugee Crisis Is ‘Biggest Humanitarian Emergency Of Our Era’

U.N.: Syrian Refugee Crisis Is ‘Biggest Humanitarian Emergency Of Our Era’The Syrian civil war has sparked "the biggest humanitarian emergency of our era." That's according to António Guterres, the UN High Commissioner for Refugees.

NFL Lays Out New Penalty For Domestic Violence: 6-Game Suspension

NFL Lays Out New Penalty For Domestic Violence: 6-Game SuspensionNFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has announced new guidelines for how the league will handle incidents of domestic violence and sexual assault.

‘Geography Can Be Tough’: Canada Trolls Russia For Ukraine Action

‘Geography Can Be Tough’: Canada Trolls Russia For Ukraine ActionRussian troops are entering Ukraine — this much is known — but whether they are mounting a "full-scale invasion," as one Ukrainian official told CNN, or are mistakenly crossing over, as Moscow itself claims, is uncertain.

Volcanoes In Iceland, Papua New Guinea Keep Residents On Edge

Volcanoes In Iceland, Papua New Guinea Keep Residents On EdgeTwo volcanoes half a world apart are causing havoc today: Several flights have been diverted around an eruption in Papua New Guinea, and authorities in Iceland briefly put aviation on highest alert (again) due to a temperamental Mount Bardarbunga, which has been rumbling for the past week.

ACLU, U.S. Settle Lawsuit On Deportation Of Immigrants

ACLU, U.S. Settle Lawsuit On Deportation Of ImmigrantsMarta Mendoza, a 47-year-old Mexican woman, had lived in the Los Angeles area illegally for 32 years. There, she raised six children, all U.S. citizens.

Flight Diverted When Passengers Feud Over Reclining Seat

Flight Diverted When Passengers Feud Over Reclining SeatAn entire plane was diverted on Sunday after a fight broke out over a passenger's right to recline her seat.

Federal Judge Strikes Down Part Of Utah’s Polygamy Ban

Federal Judge Strikes Down Part Of Utah’s Polygamy BanA federal judge on Wednesday finalized a ruling that strikes down part of Utah's ban on polygamy.

Report Finds No Proof That Delays In Care Caused Veterans’ Deaths

Report Finds No Proof That Delays In Care Caused Veterans’ DeathsThe Office of the Inspector General at the Department of Veterans Affairs said in a new report today that there was no proof that delays in care at the VA facility in Phoenix led to the death of as many as 40 veterans.

As Cease-Fire Takes Hold, Big Question In Gaza Becomes What’s Next

As Cease-Fire Takes Hold, Big Question In Gaza Becomes What’s NextPalestinians, Israelis and the world started looking toward the future and began asking a tough question: What's next?

China Warns U.S. Over Surveillance Flights

China Warns U.S. Over Surveillance FlightsBeijing has rejected U.S. claims that one of its fighter jets acted recklessly in intercepting a U.S. Navy maritime patrol plane in the South China Sea last week, warning Washington to curtail or discontinue "close surveillance" flights near Chinese territory.