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News Fast Five: Yemen Civil War

Without a doubt, the most devastating and under-covered of these Middle East conflicts is the two-year-old civil war in Yemen. Even before the conflict, 50 percent of Yemenis lived in poverty, making it the poorest country in the Arab world.   Read more

News Fast Five: Russia Investigation

Since before his inauguration, President Donald Trump’s administration has been embroiled in scandal. With developments arriving week after week, here are the top five things you need to know about the Russia investigations, as well as the background you need to stay informed: Read more

Recent UA grad beaten to death in Greece

"Bakari loved spending time with family and friends, traveling, and meeting new people," his family said in a statement. "He was a big thinker and enjoyed coming up with new business ventures. Bakari was an inspiration to all he met. He loved life and lived it to the fullest." Read more

POLICE BEAT: 6/28/17

A drunk man at Illegal Pete's wonders who the police are and a man tries to lure a journalism student with "reports." Read more

UA students, professor speak to encourage academic partnership with Czech Republic at Prague Fulbright conference

Three students and a professor representing the UA were personally invited to share their experience of studying abroad in the Czech Republic and to talk about how to bring more students to the country at a Fulbright Conference June 12. The event sought to educate Czech university administrators on ways to establish student exchanges, research collaborations and other relationships with U.S. Read more