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Nigerian soldiers patrol in the north of Borno state on June 5, 2013 near MaiduguriMilitants launched a pre-dawn raid on Nigerian troops as they prepared retake an embattled town.

2014-09-01 12:33:16 -0600

Americans Detained In North Korea Call For US HelpThree detained Americans seek diplomatic negotiations for their freedom.

2014-09-01 10:46:14 -0600

President Barack Obama leaves the the White House in Washington, Monday, Sept. 1, 2014, for a labor day trip to Milwaukee, WI. Obama's speech scheduled today will promote the economy in a state that was the epicenter of a fight over the collective bargaining rights of public employees. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama has sent official notification to Congress of his order for last week's airstrikes and humanitarian aid drops to help Iraqis threatened by Islamic State militants.

2014-09-01 11:20:38 -0600