Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Two fertilizer companies facing litigation over the deadly explosion that rocked West, Texas have cast blame on the city and fire department for the disaster, the Waco Tribune-Herald...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
The food crisis currently gripping South Sudan demands global action to stave...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
The Pentagon and Ukraine on Friday accused Russia of shelling eastern Ukraine...

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The carnage goes on in Gaza. Over 500 now dead. The devastation has sparked fury, with hundreds of thousands protesting around the world, Nobel laureates and other public figures demanding an arms embargo against Israel, and an emergency meeting by the U.N. Security Council just announced. Still, the sheer scope of the horror can also numb us into a sort of moral fatigue. Two individual stories of random life and death to make and keep it real: The little boy on the front, brought into Gaza...

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