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Moroccan migrants in Libya seek return, stage hunger strike
Moroccan authorities say they are working to bring home a group of Moroccan migrants who sought to enter Europe illegally but are stuck in a Libyan detention center
Mugabe latest leader over years taken into custody
Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe is the latest leader taken into custody by forces at home over the past decades
Forum discusses Missouri campus 2 years after protests
Two years after protests over racial discrimination rocked the University of Missouri-Columbia, participants at a forum said progress has been made but that efforts to educate people about the issues raised during the demonstrations must continue
Dozens of detainees leave 2 Yemeni secret prisons
Dozens of detainees moved from secret facilities to government-run prisons in southern Yemen
'Wonder Girls': How girl-led activists are changing the world
Dozens of girls and young women in countries around the globe are proving you don’t need superpowers to fight for justice, equality and peace. After traveling to 13 countries to visit 15 girl-led nonprofits, photojournalist Paola Gianturco has collected their stories in a new book, " Wonder Girls:
Family of father and son detained in Iran tells Trump to take 'urgent action': We're 'running out of time'
During his speech to the United Nations General Assembly, President Donald Trump called on Iran to release all Americans being detained by the regime and its Revolutionary Guard Corps. Among those Americans held are a father and son -- Baquer and Siamak Namazi -- and their family is urging Trump to
Chester Bennington and Chris Cornell: Inside the close bond they shared
The music world lost two rock icons -- Chris Cornell and Chester Bennington -- within months of each other. Bennington's death is being investigated as "a suicide by hanging," a spokesman for the Los Angeles County Coroner's office told ABC News on Friday. A final cause of death won't be confirmed
Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu wishes Muslims 'Ramadan Kareem'
The leader of the Jewish state sent Ramadan greetings to its Muslim citizens Saturday. "I wish #Ramadan Kareem to Israel 's Muslim citizens and Muslims around the world, hoping for much needed brotherhood, mutual respect & peace," tweeted Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu . "Ramadan Kareem"
Chris Cornell: Why his death leaves 'a massive void in the rock world'
Chris Cornell was a titan among rock stars in the '90s Seattle grunge scene, ranking alongside Nirvana ’s Kurt Cobain , Pearl Jam ’s Eddie Vedder and Alice In Chains’ Layne Staley. Cornell didn’t start out on top. The early Soundgarden records, “Ultramega OK” and particularly their 1989 major-label