A 6-month-old baby girl was rescued by a special operations team of Texas Rangers from the Rio Grande River after a smuggler threw the little girl out of a raft, the Texas Department of Public Safety announced on social media Tuesday.
As he watched the television images of terrified Yazidi women and children fleeing Islamic State militants in northern Iraq, a familiar unease gripped Father Patrick Desbois. There were no men among the fleeing villagers. This, he told himself, was genocide unfolding before his eyes. Though Desbois […]