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 It was 1 hour, 16 minutes for the bomb to explode when Sade stopped the car at a small depleted police station in Takwa. She shot out of the car and ran up the steps into the police hall. 2,858 more words


First-ever Steelathlon set in Youngstown

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WYTV) – The first-ever Steelathlon will be held Sept. 21, with proceeds going to the Rescue Mission of the Mahoning Valley.

The race will begin at 10 a.m., with heats every 10 minutes until 11 a.m. 114 more words


Did Obama’s sloth and indecision cost Jim Foley his life? It appears likely.

Following are the background and details of the raid to rescue James Foley and the other hostages being held captive by ISIS.

Excerpted from an article by Toby Harnden, Real Clear Politics… 814 more words

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Trying to Give the Poor Some Cash

A philanthropist recently ran into difficulties trying to give money to the poor.

Christopher Blattman wrote an op-ed about it for the NY Times:

“A… 162 more words

Sunday Times: Hostage Rescue Mission into Syria for James Foley, Others Delayed By President Obama's Worry, Indecision

By Dan Riehl 24 Aug 2014

According to a new Sunday Times report by Toby Harden, “Pentagon sources said Foley and the others might well have been rescued but Obama, concerned about the ramifications of US troops being killed or captured in Syria, took too long to authorise the mission.” 246 more words

lost on shangri-la; a review

Book 41/50

I’m not typically a historical non-fiction fan, but when I read the inside sleeve of Lost In Shangri-La by Mitchell Zuckoff, I was immediately intrigued. 554 more words



RescueChristians.com Executive Director Keith Davis is thinking big when he talks about his plan, which already is getting under way, to rescue tens of thousands of Christians who fled to Iraq’s Kurdish territory when an ISIS army of jihadists took over vast regions of the troubled nation. 252 more words