Try looking in the monthly archives. February 2016

From astronaut to refugee: how the Syrian spaceman fell to Earth

In 1987, Muhamm​ed Faris became a national hero after going into space with the Soviets. Now living in exile in …read more

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Canada meets target to resettle 25,000 Syrian refugees

Prime minister Justin Trudeau made the pledge as he came to power – now Canada could take up to …read more

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Isis kills eight Dutch members for ‘desertion’

Activist network says tension between Dutch jihadis and Iraqi intelligence operatives had reached climax The Islamic State militant group has …read more

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Unite4:Humanity gala celebrates Matthew McConaughey, Gina Rodriguez, Seth Rogen and others

From the podium at the Unite4:Humanity gala, Seth Rogen and Lauren Miller, honorees for their work with Hilarity for …read more

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Good news: Some missing Hong Kong booksellers have appeared on TV. But there’s bad news.

Four Hong Kong booksellers who went missing last year appeared on Chinese television and confessed to illegally selling banned …read more

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Pentagon admits it is ‘looking to accelerate’ cyber-attacks against Isis

US military acknowledges for the first time – during an active war – that it’s using its storehouse of new …read more

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Unlike years past, Oscar fashion reactions have been pleasant

Sure, the morning after the Academy Awards is the perfect time to dissect the fashion more than the movies that …read more

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Doughnuts, beer and stuff-on-toast, at a new restaurant in downtown L.A.

Love doughnuts and things on toast? Then you’ll probably want to head to Mega Bodega, a small, 2-week-old storefront …read more

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This honeycomb ice cream doesn’t need an ice cream maker

With a subtle crunch from homemade honeycomb, just enough sweetness and wonderfully creamy texture, this dessert is deceptively simple to …read more

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Oscars 2016 fashion poll: Yellow or leather? What fashion statement surprised you most?

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