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Dozens Killed In Two Nigeria Bombings

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#Terrorist group #Boko Haram is suspected. View this image › Rescue workers gathered at the scene of an explosion in Kaduna, #Nigeria. Wednesday, July 23. AP Photo One hundred days after the abductions of more than 200 schoolgirls by Boko Haram, the terrorist organization is suspected for two bombings in the Nigerian city of Kaduna. […]

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Do we detect sarcasm? FNC’s Jonathan Hunt is glad to ‘see Congress dealing with the big issues’

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These are dangerous, trying times we’re living in. And Fox News&8217; #Jonathan Hunt, for one, is pleased to see that our congressmen have their priorities straight: So, what&8217;s the pressing issue that&8217;s got #Congress all fired up? Serious, you guys: The House Energy and Commerce Committee passed a environmentally conscious bill Wednesday that aims to […]

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Boko Haram ignores hashtag, trains girls as suicide bombers

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Since Twitchy has already given an update today on the progress of Marie Harf’sJobsForISIS initiative, we might as well check in on her former #State Department colleague, Jen Psaki, whose #UnitedForUkraine sign and thumbs-up photo failed to convince Vladimir Putin to &8220;live by the promise of hashtag&8221;and respect President Obama&8217;s red line. That was two […]

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U.S. Deploys Troops To Chad To Aid In Search For Kidnapped Nigerian Schoolgirls

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The 80 members of the military will assist in the hunt for more than 200 schoolgirls abducted by #Boko Haram, President Obama said. The force will stay in Chad until its support is no longer necessary, he said. View this image › A group protests the kidnapping of 200-plus schoolgirls in Nigeria outside the Nigerian […]

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The Ugly Truth: How African Elephants Are Funding Al-Qaeda

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Benh Lieu Song Terrorists are #poaching African #elephants in record numbers and selling their tusks for enormous profits. In 2012 alone, poachers killed more than 30,000 elephants, the largest number in two decades. Likewise, it’s estimated that close to 36,000 elephants will be killed by the end of 2014. Due to the demand for ivory, […]

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How Much Do You Actually Know About Terrorism, Anyway?

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These jihadi groups have been making headlines. Test your knowledge. View this image › StudioM1/StudioM1 1. ✓ &x2713; &x2713; &x2713; X For more on Boko Haram, check out BuzzFeed’s explainer and on-the-ground coverage. Pius Utomi Ekpei/AFP / Getty Images 2. &x2713; &x2713; &x2713; &x2713; X Catch up on recent al-Nusra in Syria developments here. theamericanconservative.com […]

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Russians Say Goodbye To Their Favorite Forbidden Foods After Kremlin Ban

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Russian President Vladimir #putin announced a ban on food imports Wednesday in response to #sanctions. “Farewell, jalapeño pepper.” 1. Goodbye, potato chips. instagram.com “The beginning of proper sanctions. #we’re throwing out all American stuff and supporting our producers! #propersanctions sanctions #againstamerica #americainthetrash” 2. Goodbye, Toblerone. instagram.com “We’ll leave these for our grandchildren to remember. #bans […]

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