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By Alin K. Gregorian Mirror-Spectator Staff PROVIDENCE, R.I. — State Rep. Katherine S. Kazarian (D-East Providence) is just right for these tense, polarized times. She is young, driven and ambitious — not necessarily for herself, but[...]

WASHINGTON — The Armenian Assembly of America welcomed the bipartisan expansion of the leadership of the Congressional Caucus on Armenian Issues with the addition of Representatives David Valadao (R-CA) and Jackie Speier (D-CA) as[...]

WARSAW, Poland (PanARMENIAN.Net) — President Serzh Sargsyan on July 8 met with US Secretary of State John Kerry on the sidelines of the NATO Summit to discuss the Nagorno Karabagh conflict settlement. Starting the meeting, Sargsyan[...]

WASHINGTON (Cincinnati Enquirer) — Former Republican Congresswoman Jean Schmidt faces a $2,500 fine for not reporting legal assistance provided by a pro-Turkish group. The Turkish Coalition of America Inc., which aided Schmidt in[...]

By Florence Avakian Special to the Mirror-Spectator NEW YORK — Dr. Vaughan Turekian, science and technology advisor to US Secretary of State John Kerry, attended an all-day forum at the United Nations on Monday June 6, on “Science,[...]

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — On June 2, Noubar Afeyan was elected to the Board of Trustees of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Afeyan, along with the nine other term members elected this year, will serve for five years, effective[...]

By Alin K. Gregorian Mirror-Spectator Staff SEATTLE, Wash. — Conductor Tigran Arakelyan may be young, but you would not know it from talking to him. Arakelyan’s love affair with music started through a difficult situation. Arakelyan[...]

By Edmond Y. Azadian Special to the Mirror-Spectator DETROIT — A new day, a new mass murder, this time at a gay nightclub in Orlando. A total of 49 killed and 53 wounded, with the killer identified as a US citizen of Afghani ancestry,[...]

NEW YORK (Dogan News Agency) — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan cut short a trip on June 9 to the United States, where he had gone to attend the funeral ceremony of boxing legend Muhammad Ali. According to information from[...]

YEREVAN (Public Radio of Armenia) — President Serzh Sargsyan on Monday joined world leaders in strongly condemning the weekend shooting at a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida which left 50 people dead and dozens of others wounded.[...]

ALEPPO (Reuters) — Syrian government forces and their allies fought insurgents near Aleppo on Monday, May 9, and jets conducted raids around a nearby town seized by Islamist rebels, a monitoring group said, as Syria’s military said a[...]