Iraq claims control of Baiji oil refinery


Iraq’s foreign minister has said government forces are back in control of an important oil refinery after days of fighting with Sunni rebels led by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant. Hoshyar Zebari told Al Jazeera on Tuesday that special forces soldiers had taken over the Baiji refinery, after almost a week of fighting. Sunni rebels had…

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Go For the Food: Dallas incubates new dining spots – Foster’s Daily Democrat

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