This week a federal judge cleared the way for a controversial mosque in Tennessee to open, but not in time for the holy month of Ramadan.
Dr. Najib Ghadbian, founding member of the Syrian opposition group the Syrian National Council says he thinks we are witnessing the collapse of a regime in Syria.
Syrian forces struck back against rebels Thursday with attack helicopters and shelling in Damascus, one day after an audacious rebel attack in the capital killed three leaders of the regime and left President Bashar Assad’s hold on power increasingly tenuous.
A sheet of ice, twice the size of Manhattan, broke of from a glacier in Greenland this week, which has scientists concerned.
The London Olympics begin next week, and The Boston Globe’s Shira Springer tells us which athletes she’ll keep an eye on.
During the school year more than 21 million kids in the U.S. get free and reduced-price school lunches, but in the summer only about 3 million of those kids get a free meal — even though the food is still available.
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