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Oman Government Officials Say Avicii’s Death ‘Was Not The Result Of Any Criminal Activity’

We’re all still hoping for some answers soon in the aftermath of Avicii‘s death — most importantly, answers for his family members who have gone to Oman in search of information — but there’s at least one thing that apparently can be ruled out: foul play. Government officials in Oman have apparently determined that “there(…)

With Bravado, the Syrian Government Responds to U.S.-Led Attacks

At 9 a.m. exactly, the Twitter account of the Syrian presidency posted a video of Bashar al-Assad leisurely walking in to work, soft spring light behind him and briefcase in hand. “Morning of steadfastness,” read the tweet. Since earlier Saturday, state television showed peaceful scenes in Damascus, home to at least one of the targets(…)