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France has struck back at ISIS. French warplanes hit the capital of the region controlled by the Islamic State, the Syrian city of Raqqa.
Nov. 16, 2015
Nohemi Gonzalez, 23, was the first American identified as a victim of the Paris terrorist attacks. She was an exchange student from California State University, Long Beach studying industrial design.
Nov. 16, 2015
President Obama is in Turkey for a meeting of the G20 and Hollande will speak to a joint session of his parliament at the Palace of Versailles.
Nov. 16, 2015
Many, many more Americans would qualify for income-driven repayment plans, if only they knew about them.
Nov. 16, 2015
Officials believe that Belgian national Abdelhamid Abaaoud was the mastermind or ordered the attacks. They believe he is in Syria.
Nov. 16, 2015
In 2008 and 2012, African-Americans turned out to vote in record numbers for President Obama. But now many black voters in the early voting state of South Carolina say there's not the same enthusiasm.
Nov. 16, 2015
Doctors were once unquestioned authorities on how aggressively to treat the sickest and most premature babies. Then parents started pushing back for more say. The responsibility can be excruciating.
Nov. 16, 2015
Moms-to-be who practice prenatal yoga say it reduces stress, anxiety and even pain. A study finds that even poses once thought to be off limits to pregnant women are safe.
Nov. 16, 2015
Four of the detainees had been cleared for transfer since January 2010; the other was approved last year, the Pentagon said Sunday night. The transfer leaves 107 detainees at Guantanamo.
Nov. 15, 2015
At the Group of 20 summit, President Obama reassured Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan that the U.S. will do more to find a solution to Syria's political crisis, while also countering ISIS.
Nov. 15, 2015
As France grieves the victims of Friday's terror attacks, police are still searching for a suspect who is believed to have survived.
Nov. 15, 2015
The victims were mothers and fathers. Some loved music and one was experiencing life away from the United States for the first time.
Nov. 15, 2015
The terrorist attacks in Paris on Friday could be an early harbinger of a new, more professional kind of terrorist attack leveled against the West.
Nov. 15, 2015
Social activist Rokhaya Diallo says that French Muslims shouldn't be expected to answer for the violence in Paris because of their religion — and that they have felt the pain of the attacks, as well.
Nov. 15, 2015
Former Maryland Gov. O'Malley won cheers referring to "that immigrant-bashing carnival barker Donald Trump," and adding "the symbol of America is the Statue of Liberty, not a barbed-wire fence."
Nov. 15, 2015
ISIS has now claimed responsibility for major terror attacks in France, Egypt and Lebanon. This could galvanize its enemies to take stronger action against the extremist group, some analysts say.
Nov. 15, 2015
Mallory Ortberg of The Toast will fill almost decade-old shoes for Slate's popular advice column, but not without getting advice first. Before she pays it forward, we seek her words on a timely issue.
Nov. 15, 2015
French media report police have found a getaway car with weapons. An extra 3,000 troops are expected to be deployed across France by Tuesday.
Nov. 15, 2015
The U.S.-born creator of Master of None loved working with his Indian folks. But as the father of a 6-year-old, I worry that family ties here aren't as strong as in my homeland.
Nov. 15, 2015
The common practice, endorsed by WHO: give deworming medications to all kids at risk of intestinal worms. A new report questions if there's any real benefit.
Nov. 15, 2015

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