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April 13, 2018 - 8:20 pm
(BEIRUT) -- In 2014, Rami, a Syrian refugee, was working behind a desk in the back of a garage, helping his father fix tires in Lebanon to raise money for their family. He'd lost his home and had left his school behind in Syria, where his mother worked as a teacher, to escape the fighting. ABC News...
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April 13, 2018 - 5:52 pm
(DENVER) -- A mother in Colorado traveled to Mexico earlier this year to track down the man accused of molesting her son after he fled the country while out on bail, according to local reports. The Coloradoan reported that Fort Collins resident Lydia Lerma traveled to Mexico to find 27-year-old...
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April 13, 2018 - 5:27 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- United Nations Ambassador Nikki Haley Friday defended how long President Donald Trump is taking to decide on a potential military strike in Syria, saying she is “unbelievably proud” of how he has analyzed the situation and “not let anyone rush him into this." “If you rush decisions...
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April 13, 2018 - 3:52 pm
(TORONTO) -- Video of a young boy's tribute to victims of a deadly bus crash carrying youth hockey players in Canada is warming hearts all over the internet. Victoria Heaney's family left a hockey stick on their front porch to pay tribute to members of the Humboldt Broncos youth hockey team who...
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April 13, 2018 - 12:39 pm
(LONDON) -- Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh, left the hospital today after a 10-day stay following his hip replacement surgery. The 96-year-old waved to well wishers as he left King Edward VII’s Hospital in London in a Range Rover. Philip underwent the planned surgery on April 4 to install a...
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April 13, 2018 - 10:24 am
(NEW YORK) -- Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have named the photographer who will document their upcoming wedding. Harry, 33, and Markle, 36, selected Alexi Lubomirski to be the official photographer at their wedding on May 19, Kensington Palace announced today. Lubomirski will take the official...
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April 12, 2018 - 6:42 pm
(NEW YORK) -- The children inside Syria and the children who've escaped are still suffering, yet aid groups say they continue to try desperately to give some of the children a bit of their lives back. Nearly four years ago, ABC News anchor David Muir and "World News Tonight" arrived at the Syrian-...
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April 12, 2018 - 2:32 pm
(NEW YORK) -- For residents living in the Nuba Mountains in Sudan running for their lives as planes dropped bombs on them was part of daily life. Ravaged by civil war for decades, this is one of the world's most isolated and dangerous countries. Its president continues to be wanted for war crimes,...
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April 12, 2018 - 1:43 pm
(NEW YORK) -- It's a nightmare scenario for Syria: The United States launches strikes on Syrian targets, killing Russians, and Moscow is forced to defend itself or retaliate. Anything is possible when the missiles start flying, but the U.S. and Russia have a system for avoiding this scenario – it’s...
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