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Understanding Your Teen's Behavior (Part 1 of 2)

By focusonthefamily | Dec 11, 2017

Based on their book Your Teenager is Not Crazy, Jeramy and Jerusha Clark offer an overview of a teen’s brain from a neurological perspective, sharing insights on your teen’s emotions and the impact of puberty and hormones. The Clarks give practical advice on resolving conflict with your teen, handling disrespect and helping your teen navigate…

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Egypt's Sisi invites Abbas to Cairo to discuss Trump's Jerusalem move

By worthynews | Dec 11, 2017

(Worthy News) – Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has invited Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas to Cairo on Monday to discuss US President Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, a presidential statement said on Sunday. The statement said Sisi wanted to discuss “ways to deal with the crisis in a manner that preserves…

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Thomas Fire Now the 5th Largest Fire in California History as It Burns 359 Square Miles; Containment Drops to 10%

By worthynews | Dec 11, 2017

(Worthy News) – The Thomas Fire became the fifth largest fire in California history on Sunday as it scorched over 230,000 acres, or 359 square miles, prompting evacuations in Santa Barbara and Ventura counties, authorities said. Containment dropped from 15 percent to 10 percent, officials announced Sunday evening. The blaze has so far destroyed 790…

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Iraq holds victory parade after defeating Islamic State

By worthynews | Dec 11, 2017

(Worthy News) – An Iraqi military parade in Baghdad’s heavily fortified Green Zone celebrated final victory over Islamic State on Sunday, with Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi looking on as troops marched in formation, their bodies spelling ‘victory day’ in Arabic. Iraqi forces recaptured the last areas still under Islamic State control along the border with…

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Mystery Attacks Caused Brain Damage in US Embassy Workers in Cuba

By worthynews | Dec 11, 2017

(Worthy News) – The U.S. embassy workers in Cuba who were initially thought to have been attacked by a “sonic weapon” have sustained damage to the white matter in their brains, scans reveal. And officials are increasingly skeptical that a sonic weapon was the cause, the Associated Press reported. The first symptoms of a possible…

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Egypt uncovers ancient tombs at Luxor

By worthynews | Dec 11, 2017

(Worthy News) – Archaeologists in Egypt have displayed items, including a mummy, from one of two previously unexplored tombs in the ancient Nile city of Luxor. The mummy is believed to be that of a senior official from Egypt’s “New Kingdom”, about 3,500 years ago. Other items included figurines, wooden masks and richly coloured wall…

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May hails new optimism in Brexit talks after deal

By worthynews | Dec 11, 2017

(Worthy News) – Prime Minister Theresa May will hail “a new sense of optimism” in Brexit talks on Monday, telling parliament Britain and the European Union should sign off on a deal at a summit this week “to move forwards together” to discuss future trade ties. May, weakened after losing her Conservatives’ parliamentary majority at…

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Trump's Jerusalem Declaration Sparks Talk of 3rd Temple

By worthynews | Dec 11, 2017

(Worthy News) – While Muslims jeer, Israelis cheer President Trump’s Jerusalem declaration, prompting Jewish religious activists to suggest building the Third Temple is closer to reality than ever before. “What he did … was an enormous step in bringing the Temple,” said Asaf Fried, official spokesman for the United Temple Movement, an association of organizations…

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IDF destroys cross-border Hamas tunnel, second in recent weeks

By worthynews | Dec 11, 2017

(Worthy News) – The IDF destroyed a large Hamas tunnel that penetrated into Israeli territory from Khan Yunis in the Gaza Strip, IDF Spokesman Brig.-Gen. Ronen Manelis announced on Sunday. This is the second time in some six weeks that such a discovery was made. “Locating two terrorist tunnels in recent weeks is an operational…

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Asheville Buncombe Community Christian Ministry (ABCCM) creates opportunities for churches to work in collaboration and cooperation to serve the critical needs of their neighbors. ABCCM is a coalition of area congregations that respond to emergency assistance needs in Asheville and Buncombe County for families in poverty, those incarcerated, the homeless and the uninsured.

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