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  • Nearly two years after pushing out the U.S. military, Iraq is asking for more American weapons, training and manpower to help fight a bloody resurgence of al-Qaida.

    US soldiers and Iraqi policemen deploy at the scene of an explosion in front of the Baghdad headquarters of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in Baghdad 27 October 2003. An Iraqi hospital ambulance rammed into a barricade in front the ICRC, setting off a huge explosion, an ICRC guard told.
    LAST UPDATE : Oct 31, 2013, 12:56 AM EDT
  • NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 12: New York Police Department (NYPD) Commissioner Ray Kelly speaks at a press conference about the NYPD's Stop-and-Frisk practice on August 12, 2013 in New York City.

    More than 100 students and social justice activists turned out to protest the NYPD's stop-and-frisk policy and its surveillance of Muslims.

    LAST UPDATE : Oct 30, 2013, 10:44 AM EDT
  • Western diplomats say U.S. officials have briefed them on documents obtained by Snowden that might expose intelligence ops of their countries.

    LAST UPDATE : Oct 25, 2013, 2:35 PM EDT