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Empty Shelves and Coup Plots in Venezuela

CARACAS — Venezuela is in a bad state. The country’s economy is forecast to contract 7 percent this year. Shortages of basic foodstuffs are mounting. Soap and diapers have become luxury items. 1,381 more words


The Mountain Kingdom, on the Brink

MASERU, Lesotho — On Feb. 1, just outside the gates of the Royal Palace in this tiny African kingdom, shots rang out, shattering the Sunday afternoon quiet. 2,531 more words


In With the Old in the New Saudi Arabia

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia — Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz, since ascending to the throne one month ago, has moved with uncustomary swiftness to demonstrate that his rule will be different from that of his predecessor. 2,116 more words

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Dauphin County Commissioners urge lawmakers to update outdated 911 funding system

Dauphin County Commissioners say State lawmakers need to take action on a growing funding crisis with the 911 emergency system. They passed a resolution urging legislators to change the way counties are reimbursed for 911 dispatching. 225 more words


Syria's Christians Fight Back

TAL HAMIS, Syria — Johan Cosar sits on the floor of a cold, dark room with his knees pulled up to his chest, an AK-47 leaning casually against his leg. 1,510 more words


From the Welfare State to the Caliphate

GOTHENBURG, Sweden — When he was 3 years old, Ahmed arrived in southern Sweden from Iraq, together with his older brother and parents. The family settled in one of their new country’s cut-off suburbs, where its many new immigrants come to live, but mostly to be forgotten. 3,905 more words


Dispatch Console Market- Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Trends & Forecast 2014-2020

Global dispatch consoles market was valued at USD 1.69 billion in 2013 which is expected to reach USD 2.29 billion by 2020, growing at a CAGR of 4.5% from 2014 to 2020. 6 more words