News for 2014-06-15

Sunday, June 15, 2014
Iraq: Bombs Explode in Baghdad as Photos of War Atrocities Surface
Violent evidence of civil war and atrocities surfaced in Iraq on Sunday as explosions claimed lives in the nation's capital of Baghdad and released images claimed to show captured Iraqi Army soldiers in northern cities being executed by members of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL)...
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Bush Silent, But Blair says West Should Attack Iraq Again
Though President George W. Bush says he won't "weigh in" on the current crisis on Iraq, former British Prime Minister Tony Blair has no such qualms. As The Guardian reports: The former prime minister said there was a huge range of options available, including air strikes and drones as used in Libya...
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[field_image_caption-raw] Obama Bashes Climate Change Deniers
President Obama offered a new and impassioned speech centered around climate change on Saturday in which he asked graduating college students in California if they could "imagine a more worthy goal — a more worthy legacy — than protecting the world we leave to our children?"
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[field_image_caption-raw] In Developing World, Pollution Kills More Than Disease
UXBRIDGE, Canada - Pollution, not disease, is the biggest killer in the developing world, taking the lives of more than 8.4 million people each year, a new analysis shows. That’s almost three times the deaths caused by malaria and fourteen times those caused by HIV/AIDs. However, pollution receives...
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