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An anthropologist (R) examines the remains of a dog found in a bathtub in a home destroyed by the Camp Fire in Paradise, California, U.S., November 14, 2018. REUTERS/Terray Sylvester

Lebanese Christian civil war foes shake hands, make up after 40 years

BEIRUT (Reuters) – Christian rivals from the Lebanese civil war, Samir Geagea and Suleiman Frangieh, shook hands with each other (More…)

Mattis defends Mexico border deployment in first troop visit

By Phil Stewart

BASE CAMP DONNA, Texas (Reuters) – U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis defended the deployment of thousands of (More…)

Most children in orphanages are not orphans; child trafficking

By Emma Batha

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Millions of children around the world live in orphanages, but child rights (More…)

Calls for end to Yemen war offer little hope for hungry children

TAIZ, Yemen (Reuters) – Lying on a dust-covered bed in a hospital ward in the Yemen city of Taiz, 10-year-old (More…)

Israeli defense minister quits over Gaza truce in blow to Netanyahu

By Dan Williams

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israeli Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman announced his resignation on Wednesday in protest at a (More…)

Search grows for victims of California’s deadliest wildfire

By Terray Sylvester

PARADISE, Calif. (Reuters) – The search for remains of victims in the charred ruins of the northern (More…)

Deadly California wildfire grows as teams sift through ashes for remains

By Noel Randewich and Sharon Bernstein

PARADISE, Calif. (Reuters) – Convoys of fire engines rumbled through the smoldering northern California (More…)

U.S. lays barbed wire at border as migrant caravan draws closer

By Lizbeth Diaz

TIJUANA (Reuters) – Hundreds of Central American migrants planning to seek asylum in the United States moved (More…)

Gaza factions agree to cease fire if Israel halts attack: Palestinian official

By Nidal al-Mughrabi and Jeffrey Heller

GAZA/JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Palestinian militant groups in Gaza said on Tuesday they would halt (More…)

U.S. bishops delay action on clergy abuse at Vatican’s request

By Gabriella Borter

(Reuters) – The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops will delay action to deal with a crisis involving (More…)