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Meet Zenobia — The Warrior Queen Of The Middle East

Meet Zenobia — The Warrior Queen Of The Middle East

In 267 A.D., Zenobia took over the Palmyrene Empire as Queen Regent. By 271, she had Egypt, Asia Minor, and the Levant under her control.
Scientists Discover Oldest Human Fossil Found Outside Africa

Scientists Discover Oldest Human Fossil Found Outside Africa

The discovery of the jawbone could help scientists understand human migration patterns and breeding between homo sapiens, hominids, and Neanderthals.
How Flight Attendant Uli Derickson Saved 152 Passengers From Hezbollah Hijackers

How Flight Attendant Uli Derickson Saved 152 Passengers From Hezbollah Hijackers

Uli Derickson saved dozens of lives acting as a peacemaker after Hezbollah members hijacked TWA Flight 847.
Family Of Miss Iraq Flees Country After Daughter’s Selfie With Miss Israel

Family Of Miss Iraq Flees Country After Daughter’s Selfie With Miss Israel

"She did it to so that people can understand that it’s possible to live together.”
Meet The Ghoulish Salt Mummies That Were Frozen In Time

Meet The Ghoulish Salt Mummies That Were Frozen In Time

It is believed the Saltmen were working in a mine over 1700 years ago when it collapsed on them.
British Punk Rocker Turned ISIS Recruiter, The ‘White Widow,’ Killed In Syria

British Punk Rocker Turned ISIS Recruiter, The ‘White Widow,’ Killed In Syria

Jones, who was once a member of an all-girl punk band, joined ISIS after converting to Islam and traveling to Syria in 2013.
New ISIS Training Video Reveals Bizarre Training Methods

New ISIS Training Video Reveals Bizarre Training Methods

Despite this ridiculous training method, ISIS remains a serious problem in Yemen, attacking both sides of the civil war raging in the small nation.
Hasanlu Lovers: The Story Behind A 2800-Year-Old-Embrace

Hasanlu Lovers: The Story Behind A 2800-Year-Old-Embrace

The Hasanlu Lovers are stirring image of love across time, but what exactly was the relationship between these two people?
25 Intense Images From The Iranian Revolution

25 Intense Images From The Iranian Revolution

After a few short years of upheaval, the world was never the same.
Fleeing ISIS Fighters Dress As Women To Avoid Capture [PHOTOS]

Fleeing ISIS Fighters Dress As Women To Avoid Capture [PHOTOS]

Militants have gone to great lengths to evade capture and battle — including dressing as women.
People Are Going Nuts Because Disney Didn’t Cast An Arab To Play Jasmine In The Aladdin Remake

People Are Going Nuts Because Disney Didn’t Cast An Arab To Play Jasmine In The Aladdin Remake

People are upset that Disney chose an actress whose ethnicity is not true to the original film, which is set in the imaginary land of Agrabah.