Tunisian group wins Nobel Peace Prize
BERLIN — The Norwegian Nobel Committee on Friday bestowed the Nobel Peace Prize on an alliance of four Tunisian civil society groups for their tireless efforts to foster democracy in the nation that gave birth to the Arab Spring. The quartet of groups ...
Nobel Peace Prize Is Awarded to National Dialogue Quartet in Tunisia
Tunisian mediator group wins Nobel Peace Prize for aiding move to democracy
Boost for Arab Spring: Tunisian National Dialogue Quartet wins Nobel Peace Prize
Northern Arizona University Shooting Leaves 1 Dead and 3 Wounded
New York Times
An 18-year-old college student was taken into police custody after he shot four people, killing one, in a confrontation near a residence hall at Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff early Friday morning, university officials said. G. T. Fowler, the ...
'Our hearts are heavy': Four shot — one fatally — at Northern Arizona University
1 dead, freshman arrested in N. Arizona University shooting
Northern Arizona University student opens fire during campus fight, kills 1
Pentagon plans sharp scaledown in efforts to train Syrian rebels
The Pentagon plans to overhaul its program to train and arm fighters in Syria in the wake of a series of embarrassing setbacks, Defense Secretary Ashton Carter said Friday, signaling a shift toward supporting existing rebel units rather than trying to ...
Obama to halt Pentagon effort to train Syrian rebels
Pentagon Ending Program to Train, Equip Syria Rebels
Pentagon ends faltering plan to equip Syrian rebels
Libyan Authorities Detain 300 African Migrants
New York Times
BENGHAZI, Libya — A Libyan official with the Islamist-backed government controlling the capital, Tripoli, says they have detained 300 African migrants captured while boarding boats headed to Europe. Military spokesman Mohamed al-Shamy said Friday that ...
UN announces Libya unity government; 2 sides must OK names
Libya crisis: Doubts over UN unity government proposal
Islamic State advances on Aleppo in Syria fighting
BEIRUT/ANKARA Islamic State fighters have seized villages close to the northern Syrian city of Aleppo from rival insurgents, a monitoring group said on Friday, despite a Russian air-and-sea campaign that Moscow says has targeted the militant group.
Islamic State advances over wide swaths of Aleppo, activists report
Surprise ISIS attack in Syria, reportedly the biggest in months
IS group seizes villages north of Syria's Aleppo