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White House said to weigh sending missiles to Syria


  • TIME (subscription required)

The White House is said to be considering sending surface-to-air anti-aircraft missiles to Syrian rebels, weapons that are capable of taking down flying aircraft. The rebels say the man-portable air-d… Read More

Fla. county commission appoints acting administrator


  • Tampa Bay Times (St. Petersburg, Fla.)

The Pinellas County, Fla., Board of Commissioners has unanimously voted in an acting county administrator. Mark Woodward, whose title will eventually become interim county administrator, has been with… Read More