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Clinging to hope in a fading factory town. (Eric Thayer/Yahoo News)As vague as Trump's promises were, his message felt hopeful for the people of Erie, Pa.


2017-01-15 15:49:35 -0700

A Syrian army gunman at a military airport in Deir Ezzor. (Thaer al-Ajlani/AFP)At least 82 people have been killed in the fighting, the heaviest in the city in a year, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.


2017-01-16 08:51:54 -0700

Syrian rebels to attend peace talks in Kazakhstan. (AP)The talks in Astana, Kazakhstan, are set in hopes of ending the nearly six-year-old conflict.


2017-01-16 08:29:01 -0700