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12 min ago | Juan Cole
Kemal Karpat wrote that according to the Ottoman Census of 1893, the population of most of what is now Palestine was as follows: This does not count several thousand Bedouin Palestinians.
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4 hrs ago | OpEdNews
Iran's supreme leader Ali Khamenei's comments on the nuclear talks Monday provided an unusual glimpse of diplomatic maneuvering by the U.S.-led coalition of five nuclear powers and Germany on the issue of enrichment capability to be allowed in a comprehensive agreement.
8 hrs ago | Crooks and Liars
Federal agents conducted the search of his $1 million home in connection with the insurance case, in which he has been charged with making false statements to an insurance regulator.
12 hrs ago | Common Dreams
A strong earthquake hit Japan's northern coast Saturday near the Fukushima nuclear power plant crippled in the 2011 tsunami.
14 hrs ago | ThinkProgress
The mayor of the Italian municipality of Borgosesia is seeking to ban public kissing between members of the same sex, calling the behavior "morally harmful."
18 hrs ago | National Public Radio
Campaign spending in the Kentucky Senate race between GOP Sen. Mitch McConnell and Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes could reach $100 million.
22 hrs ago | Daily Kos
The International Astronomical Union, the world's authority that has the fun task of naming objects in space, is giving you..the public..a chance to name up to 30 planets from a group of 305 exoplanets .
More stratified levels of service, workers who are underpaid and overworked, and a climate that is increasingly hostile to human activity - the experience of privatized air travel worldwide is rapidly deteriorating.
Join us today at 12:30 PM PT as Laura Clawson hosts another edition of Ask Me Anything .
Karim Hussein al-Atawneh sustained a head injury during Israeli airstrikes on Al-Zuwaida in central Gaza on Wednesday.
A victim of a mass rape campaign in the DR Congo in 2011 . Her identity has been concealed for security reasons and because rape carries strong stigma.
Florida Department of Corrections inspector Aubrey P. Land was investigating common allegations of prison corruption last year, when he stumbled upon an inmate death that he said later made his skin crawl.
At the beginning of July, 26-year-old Mallory Loyola gave birth to a baby girl. Two days later, the state of Tennessee charged her with assault.
You have to wonder how much more the German public will take of the country's ongoing humiliation by the United States and its extensive program of secretly spying on what nominally is one of America's most reliable allies.
I recently read The Fault in Our Stars by John Green, now a major motion picture that has led to theft in Amsterdam and a shortage of dry eyes in movie theaters around the world.
Sexual misconduct committed by on-duty police officers goes vastly underreported.
A few weeks ago, when Real Madrid superstar-slash-walking Greek God Cristiano Ronaldo ripped home a penalty kick in the Champions League final then subsequently ripped off his shirt to reveal his superhuman abdomen, there were audible groans throughout the bar where I was watching.
Updated: Sat Jul 12, 2014 11:56 pm
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