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Activists: Fighting, airstrikes target southern Syrian city

BEIRUT (AP) - Syrian opposition activists and an independent monitor say government forces battling insurgents in southern Syria have carried out a series of...

Taiwan court rules in favor of same sex marriage

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) - Taiwan's Constitutional Court ruled in favor of same-sex marriage on Wednesday, making the island the first place in Asia to...

Bahrain raid on Shiite cleric’s town: 5 killed, 286 arrested

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) - Bahraini police raid on the hometown of a prominent Shiite cleric facing possible deportation has left at least...

5 killed, 286 held in Bahrain raid on Shiite cleric’s town

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) - Bahrain police raided a town Tuesday that is home to a prominent Shiite cleric facing possible deportation, arresting...

Texas moves to soften voter ID law after judge finds bias

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - A weakened Texas voter ID law moved closer to Republican Gov. Greg Abbott's desk on Tuesday, watering down an original...

New policy center at University of Wisconsin raises alarms

MADISON, Wis. (AP) - Gov. Scott Walker and fellow Wisconsin Republicans on Tuesday announced the formation of a new public policy center at the...