Blocked online, Islamic State supporters launch “CaliphateBook”

By Reuters Staff
March 11, 2015
(A computer screenshot shows the U.S. Central Command Twitter feed after it was apparently hacked by people claiming to be Islamic State sympathizers January 12, 2015. The hackers published apparent intelligence material and what they said were names and addresses of military personnel. REUTERS/Staff)

(A computer screenshot of a Twitter feed apparently hacked by people claiming to be Islamic State sympathizers January 12, 2015. REUTERS/Staff)

Saudi Arabia rejects human rights criticism after flogging of blogger Badawi

By Reuters Staff
March 8, 2015
(Ensaf Haidar (C) takes part in a demonstration calling for the release of her husband, Raif Badawi, on Parliament Hill in Ottawa January 29, 2015. Ensaf Haidar, the wife of a Saudi rights activist, who was sentenced to 1,000 lashes last year, said Thursday her husband's health had worsened after the first round of flogging and that he could not possibly survive the full punishment. REUTERS/Chris Wattie)

(Ensaf Haidar (C) takes part in a demonstration calling for the release of her husband, Raif Badawi, on Parliament Hill in Ottawa January 29, 2015. REUTERS/Chris Wattie)

Islamic State militants bulldoze ancient Nimrud ruins as idolatrous

By Reuters Staff
March 6, 2015
(Possible depiction of Jehu King of Israel giving tribute to King Shalmaneser III of Assyria, on the Black Obelisk of Shalmaneser III from Nimrud (circa 827 BC) in the British Museum (London). Date21 August 2010)

(Possible depiction of Jehu King of Israel giving tribute to King Shalmaneser III of Assyria, on the Black Obelisk of Shalmaneser III from Nimrud (circa 827 BC) in the British Museum in London. 21 August 2010/Steven G. Johnson)

Tanzania arrests 32 witch doctors over ritual albino murders

By Reuters Staff
March 6, 2015
(DATE IMPORTED:December 01, 2009An albino girl smiles in Mitindo Primary School in Nyawilimilwa, Mwanza region of Tanzania, November 21, 2009. An estimated 200,000 albinos live in Tanzania, although fewer than 8,000 have registered officially. An International Federation of the Red Cross report said albinos faced "a silent emergency" and that their killings had triggered a "small scale humanitarian crisis" as albinos fled their homes to hide from potential killers. Picture taken November 21, 2009. REUTERS/Katrina Manson)

(An albino girl smiles in Mitindo Primary School in Nyawilimilwa, Mwanza region of Tanzania, November 21, 2009. REUTERS/Katrina Manson)

Utah lawmakers file an anti-bias bill with Mormon backing

By Reuters Staff
March 5, 2015
(Executive director of Equality Utah Troy Williams holds a press conference at the state capitol in Salt Lake City, Utah January 27, 2015. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints announced it supports the passage of laws protecting the LGBT community from discrimination, as long as they also protect religious freedom. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart)

(Executive director of Equality Utah Troy Williams holds a press conference at the state capitol in Salt Lake City, Utah January 27, 2015 after the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints announced it supports the passage of laws protecting the LGBT community from discrimination, as long as they also protect religious freedom. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart)

U.N. human rights boss seeks campaign to ‘discredit ISIL’

March 5, 2015
(Jordan's Prince Zeid Ra'ad Zeid al-Hussein, U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights pauses during a news conference at the United Nations European headquarters in Geneva October 16, 2014. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse)

(Jordan’s Prince Zeid Ra’ad Zeid al-Hussein, U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights pauses during a news conference at the United Nations European headquarters in Geneva October 16, 2014. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse)

After Indian state’s beef ban, Hindu groups force abattoirs to close

By Reuters Staff
March 5, 2015
(A butcher cuts up portions of beef for sale in an abattoir at a wholesale market in Mumbai May 11, 2014. India's main Hindu nationalist party Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) says it plans to clamp down on beef exports if it takes power after general elections that end on Monday, threatening supplies from one of the world's biggest shippers of the meat. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui)

(A butcher cuts up portions of beef for sale in an abattoir at a wholesale market in Mumbai May 11, 2014. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui)

New York City public schools to close on two Muslim holidays

By Reuters Staff
March 4, 2015
(Muslim worshippers pray during Eid al-Fitr services in the Queens borough of New York July 28, 2014. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton)

(Muslim worshippers pray during Eid al-Fitr services in the Queens borough of New York, July 28, 2014. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton)

Latvian synagogues lost in Holocaust get recreated in model form

By Reuters Staff
March 4, 2015
(Models of synagogues are displayed in the Ghetto museum in Riga February 27, 2015. Decades after destruction by the Nazis, Latvia's lost synagogue heritage has been recreated in intricate model form as part of efforts to recapture and document the once rich Jewish life in the Baltic country. Picture taken February 27, 2015. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins)

(Models of synagogues are displayed in the Ghetto museum in Riga February 27, 2015. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins)