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Palestine chili cook-off to take place December 13
The city of Palestine is once again hosting a Chili Cook-off Holiday Benefit to raise funds to help a family make the holidays brighter.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Abbas aide lambasts US push for framework deal
Bob Filner has almost vanished from public view since a defiant resignation speech as San Diego mayor amid widespread allegations that he sexually harassed women.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
New Media Journal
Cues, Skews, Jews, & New
Gerald A. Honigman is a Florida educator who has done extensive doctoral studies in Middle Eastern Affairs, created and conducted counter-Arab propaganda programs for college youth, lectured on numerous campuses and other platforms, and has publicly debated many Arab spokesmen.
Palestinians remember Mandela as an inspiration
Palestinians mourned Nelson Mandela as their most loyal champion, lighting candles in special prayer services Sunday and holding his picture like a shield in confrontations with Israeli troops.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Ma'an News Agency
Settlers attack Palestinians in their home in Hebron
A group of Israeli settlers on Saturday attacked a Palestinian house on Shuhada street in the center of Hebron and assaulted residents and children in the street.
Palestinians: Soldiers shoot dead 15-year-old boy
After cold rain and winds lashed the Southwest and other parts of the country Friday, millions of residents hunkered down for icy conditions expected to last through the weekend as the cold snap was forecast to... Millions hunkered down for icy conditions expected to last through the weekend from Texas to Ohio to Tennessee as a cold snap covered ... (more)
Asking the Right Question
The neverending Mideast Crisis is like a sick patient who refuses to get better.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
First planned Palestinian city a symbol of pride
A state-of-the art Palestinian city with residential towers, a mall and a convention center is rapidly going up on once desolate West Bank hills and turning into a symbol of national pride.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Vikings' Peterson: 'It would be cool to play in Dallas'
If that doesn't work out, however, he may have hinted at possible destinations where he would want to end up.
American teacher shot dead in Libya's Benghazi
Libyan officials say an American teacher has been shot to death while jogging in Libya's eastern city of Benghazi.
Libyan officials say US teacher killed in Benghazi
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says Israel's security is a necessary part of its ongoing peace negotiations with Palestinians, a process he described as making some progress.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Kerry to present security plan in Mideast visit
Secretary of State John Kerry will present the outlines of a West Bank security plan in meetings with Israeli and Palestinian leaders this week, stepping up American involvement in hopes of reviving faltering Mideast peace efforts, U.S. officials said Wednesday.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Palestinians say Iran deal sets peace precedent
RAMALLAH, West Bank - Senior Palestinians say the diplomatic pressure that produced the nuclear deal with Iran - world powers negotiating jointly in Geneva and wielding the stick of sanctions - should now be applied to the long-festering Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
Video released of Houston murder suspect's escape
As the search for a Houston murder suspect continues, authorities have released a video of the man's encounter with a law enforcement officer in Leon County late last month.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Christian Science Monitor
Donkey carts replace garbage trucks in fuel-starved Gaza
I've grown used to the morning honking of the garbage truck since moving to my new Gaza City apartment three years ago.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Search on in Leon Co. for Houston-area murder suspect
Authorities are searching areas near Central Texas for a man accused in the death of his girlfriend in Harris County earlier this year.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Israel's Double Standard Illuminated by Opposition to Iran Deal
Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu, in his vociferous opposition to U.S. negotiations with Iran, has argued with particular force against the easing of international sanctions against Iran.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Namesakes offer example, mentorship
Countless individuals make lasting, positive impacts on campus and the Aggie family.
The Beaumont Enterprise
Iran deal could affect talks on Syria, Palestine
In this file photo taken Monday, Nov. 4, 2013, Saudi Arabia's Foreign Minister Prince Saud al-Faisal speaks during a joint press conference with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry in Riyadh.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Winter storm watch in effect for Sunday through midday Monday
Anderson County and most of the other counties in the region are under a winter storm watch that will be in effect Sunday afternoon through midday Monday.