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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 23:31:40 GMT
Of Ferguson and Fallujah - Wall Street Journal
In a lengthy Monday morning interview with The - , New York's top cop refuses to be drawn into second-guessing his colleagues in Ferguson, Mo. When I ask about the seeming militarization of police forces in the U.S., he replies that . .

Thu, 14 Aug 2014 14:27:57 GMT
Gaza Crisis: Israel Outflanks the White House on Strategy - Wall Street Journal
JERUSALEM—White House and State Department officials who were leading U.S. efforts to rein in Israel's military campaign in the Gaza Strip were caught off guard last month when they learned that the Israeli military had been quietly securing supplies .US halts missile transfer requested by IsraelHaaretzReport: US halted weapons transfer to Israel during Gaza offensiveJerusalem PostWashington said limiting arms transfers to Israel as ties frayThe Times of IsraelBreitbart News -i24news -FrontPage Magazineall 185 news articles .

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 05:15:20 GMT
Aug 19MSN MoneyNext month, Roku - which has grown into a household name - becomes the operating system for TVs from TCL and Hisense, two big TV makers that are largely unknown in the United States. (http://on.wsj.com/1pXg42i) (Compiled by Rama Venkat Raman in . .

Wed, 20 Aug 2014 16:37:22 GMT
Attorney General Holder Vows Thorough Probe of Ferguson Shooting - Wall Street Journal
The attorney general crisscrossed this St. Louis suburb of 21,000 to meet with residents, elected officials, investigators and others, including the family of Mr. Brown with whom he met privately at the office of the U.S. Attorney in St. Louis. Mr . .

Thu, 14 Aug 2014 14:38:28 GMT
Awash in Coal, US Imports Even More - Wall Street Journal
Coal imports to the U.S. are rising sharply even as coal mines close throughout Central Appalachia. A big reason: price. It costs $26 a ton to ship coal from Central Appalachia to power plants in Florida compared with $15 a ton to get coal from a mine . .

Wed, 20 Aug 2014 14:16:18 GMT
US Airstrike Success Spurs Push for More Iraq Attacks - Wall Street Journal
A Kurdish Peshmerga fighter stands on top of Mosul Dam Tuesday. The strategically important structure was taken from militants earlier this week. Mackenzie Knowles-Coursin for The - . WASHINGTON—The U.S. military's recent success in .

Mon, 18 Aug 2014 05:10:11 GMT
Aug 18MSN MoneyU.S. jets, drones and bombers pounded Sunni insurgent positions on Sunday to ease the siege of the strategically vital Mosul Dam, as Washington and its Kurdish allies turned up pressure on the radical group Islamic State. (http://on.wsj.com/1BrVg8W).and more .

Wed, 20 Aug 2014 00:35:04 GMT
Potential Pope Visit 'a Blessing' for New Yorkers - Wall Street Journal
Potential Pope Visit 'a Blessing' for New Yorkers - "A lot of New Yorkers would come out of their homes and offices even to catch a glimpse of him," said Mario Bruschi, a volunteer at St. Patrick's Cathedral in Manhattan. "All the popes in recent memory have been popular, but Pope Francis speaks to us . .

Thu, 14 Aug 2014 10:16:32 GMT
US's Man in Baghdad Key to Political Deal - Wall Street Journal
US's Man in Baghdad Key to Political Deal - Mr. McGurk was named in 2012 to be ambassador to Iraq, but withdrew his nomination after emails surfaced documenting his romantic relationship with a - reporter in Baghdad, who subsequently resigned from the Journal. Republicans .Maliki's Gone. Will Iraq Get Worse?Bloomberg Viewall 4,503 news articles .

Wed, 13 Aug 2014 23:31:46 GMT
Now more than ever, there is a national-security impetus for the United States to support and arm the Syrian opposition to halt and defeat the ISIS campaign. The current U.S. airstrikes in Iraq will slow down these Islamic extremists, but airstrikes .Report: US to send 100 more military advisers to help Iraq's YezidisYahoo Newsall 6,188 news articles .