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  • Mayo: Some sex offenders get life, Epstein gets Paris

    Mayo: Some sex offenders get life, Epstein gets Paris
    When it comes to South Florida sex offenders with a penchant for minors, the federal government usually drives a hard bargain. For instance: Brian Martens, a Palm Beach County man who had nude photos of children on his computer and cut a deal to serve...
  • Islamic State's burning of Jordanian pilot draws Arab condemnation

    Islamic State's burning of Jordanian pilot draws Arab condemnation
    King Abdullah II of Jordan vowed Wednesday that his country would exact “relentless” retribution against Islamic State militants, as many in the Arab world united in revulsion after learning that a captive pilot had been burned alive in a...
  • Jordan launches new airstrikes after vowing harsh war on Islamic State

    Jordan launches new airstrikes after vowing harsh war on Islamic State
    Dozens of Jordanian fighter jets bombed Islamic State training centers and weapons storage sites Thursday, intensifying attacks after the militants burned to death a captured Jordanian pilot. As part of the new campaign, Jordan is also attacking...
  • Krauthammer: Jordan's outrage could be its ruin

    Krauthammer: Jordan's outrage could be its ruin
    Why did they do it? What did the Islamic State think it could possibly gain by burning alive a captured Jordanian pilot? I wouldn't underestimate the absence of logic, the sheer depraved thrill of a triumphant cult reveling in its barbarism. But I...
  • Tawdry sex case really isn't about sex any more

    Tawdry sex case really isn't about sex any more
    I don't believe that Prince Andrew and celebrity lawyer Alan Dershowitz had sex with an underage girl that Palm Beacher Jeffrey Epstein kept as a sex slave. I don't disbelieve it, either. We're talking he-said, she-said here. Prince Andrew and...
  • Jordan committed to anti-Islamic State coalition, despite hostage drama

    Jordan committed to anti-Islamic State coalition, despite hostage drama
    Jordan remains "as committed as ever" to a U.S.-led military coalition against the Islamic State group, the kingdom's foreign minister said Sunday, amid heightened fears for the life of a Jordanian fighter pilot held by the militants. Foreign Minister...
  • Obama, senior delegation meet with Saudi Arabia's King Salman

    Obama, senior delegation meet with Saudi Arabia's King Salman
    President Obama dashed from India to Saudi Arabia on Tuesday in a hastily planned trip aimed at setting out on the right foot with the new leader of a key ally. Obama cut short a visit in India to be one of the first world leaders to meet with King...
  • Meghan O'Sullivan: Why Saudis are holding strong on oil prices

    Meghan O'Sullivan: Why Saudis are holding strong on oil prices
    A consensus has emerged since the death of King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia that the kingdom will not change course on oil policy. This consensus is probably right, at least for the short term. It is, however, correct for reasons other than the ones that...
  • Duchess Catherine feels royal baby No. 2 'moving all the time'

    Duchess Catherine feels royal baby No. 2 'moving all the time'
    Prince William and Duchess Catherine say they don't know the sex of their baby yet, but Kate insists that their second heir to the British throne has been pretty active. "It's moving all the time. I can feel it kicking now," she told 17-year-old Martina...
  • King Abdullah, who sought to modernize Saudi Arabia, dies at 90

    King Abdullah, who sought to modernize Saudi Arabia, dies at 90
    Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah, the powerful U.S. ally who fought against al-Qaida and sought to modernize the ultraconservative Muslim kingdom, including by nudging open greater opportunities for women, has died. He was 90. More than his guarded and...
  • King Abdullah, 90, of Saudi Arabia dies; Obama praises 'candid' leader

    King Abdullah, 90, of Saudi Arabia dies; Obama praises 'candid' leader
    As the leader of a conservative family dynasty of tremendous wealth and extraordinary power, King Abdullah ibn Abdulaziz al Saud was charged with steering the desert kingdom of Saudi Arabia through an unprecedented period of cultural upheaval, regional...