Tuesday, December 9, 2014

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'The Imitation Game' Remembers Unsung Hero Alan Turing

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Not many people today know the name Alan Turing. But the English mathematician's decryption of Germany's Enigma code helped shorten World War II, saving millions of lives. Turing was also the first to create a computer prototype, which he used to solve the code. Mortem Tyldum’s new drama 'The Imitation Game' is the first feature film that puts Turing in the international spotlight, 60 years after his death. VOA's Penelope Poulou reports.

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» The Bolt: Shostakovich's banned ballet – in pictures
09/12/14 22:53 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Network Front | The Guardian. The Bolt, a controversial 1931 ballet by Dmitri Shostakovich, is the focus of a new exhibition at GRAD: Gallery for Russian Arts and Design that runs until 28 February 2015 Co...
» Laws of Men: In Saudi Arabia, guardian system leads to abuse
09/12/14 22:52 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from GlobalPost - Home. JEDDAH —  Saudi women live under their country’s guardianship system, which requires all females to be legally controlled their entire lives by a male guardian. Because ...
» Obama's shifting views on torture: how the candidate lost his way as president
09/12/14 22:50 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Network Front | The Guardian. Only the most cynical could have guessed in 2008 that it would be Obama’s own administration that stood in the way of the torture report’s publication When a fiery young presi...
» Prince Charles condemns graphic images of murder by terror groups
09/12/14 22:50 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from News | Mail Online. Britain's Prince Charles looks back at Archbishop Habib of Basra, Iraq, as he listens to members of the Iraqi Christian community in London, Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014. Prince Charles met me...
» Pope Francis prays for the Immaculate Conception
09/12/14 22:50 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Uploads by AFP news agency. Pope Francis prays for the Immaculate Conception Pope Francis leads a prayer at the statue of Virgin Mary during the annual feast of the Immaculate Conception at Piazza di Spagn...
» Billionaire bought James Watson’s Nobel prize medal in order to return it
09/12/14 22:47 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Network Front | The Guardian. Alisher Usmanov wants medal to remain with Watson and for money he paid for it to be donated to scientific research The richest man in Russia and a major shareholder in Arsena...
» Torture Report: Here’s What Dianne Feinstein Said
09/12/14 22:46 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from TIME. Sen. Dianne Feinstein called the practices detailed in the declassified report on the CIA’s Detention and Interrogation program a “stain on our values and on our history.” The Calif...
» CIA torture report reveals waterboarding and sleep deprivation
09/12/14 22:46 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from News | Mail Online. One suspect died of hypothermia while naked chained to a floor, in brutal methods worse than the agency previously reported at CIA 'black sites' or Guantanamo Bay.
» ISIS Mass Beheading Video Took 6 Hours to Film and Multiple Takes
09/12/14 22:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from TIME. The Islamic State of Iraq and Greater Syria’s (ISIS) video of the beheading of 22 Syrian soldiers took between four and six hours to film and used equipment that cost around $200,000, a new analysis ...
» Rolling Stone threw a rape victim to the misogynist horde
09/12/14 22:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Network Front | The Guardian. In trying to distract from its shoddy journalism, Rolling Stone has made Jackie an anti-feminist rallying point – bogus proof that women lie about rape to ruin men’s lives The...
» Andrei Lugovoi wanted for Alexander Litvinenko's murder hired as a TV CONSULTANT
09/12/14 22:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from News | Mail Online. Andrei Lugovoi gestures during a press conference with Dmitry Kovtun (not pictured) in the RIA Novosti news agency in Moscow, Russia, 01 November 2007. Lugovoi, accused in the United Ki...
» ISIS compile checklist of how to treat kidnapped sex slaves
09/12/14 22:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from News | Mail Online. A document issue by ISIS explains in sickening detail exactly who can be made a sex slave, when a woman should be beaten, and under what circumstances it is justified to rape prepubesce...
» Tycoon to return Nobel medal to Watson
09/12/14 22:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World News. Russian billionaire praises work of DNA biologist ostracised for linking intelligence to race
» Nobel Peace Prize laureates in Oslo to receive their awards
09/12/14 22:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Uploads by AFP news agency. Nobel Peace Prize laureates in Oslo to receive their awards Pakistani teenage activist Malala Yousafzai and Indian child rights campaigner Kailash Satyarthi say their Nobel Peac...
» Here’s something else you can pin on Russia
09/12/14 22:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from GlobalPost - Home. MOSCOW — A new doping scandal is prompting speculation among Russian officials about what other misdeeds the international community will accuse Moscow of committing. read more
» CIA interrogation techniques were not effective, says Senate intelligence chair - video
09/12/14 22:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World news + Video | The Guardian. Chair of the Senate intelligence committee, Dianne Feinstein, announces on Tuesday the release of an extensive report into 'enhanced interrogation' techniques used by the...
» Lawyers Believe Torture Report Will Help Prosecution of CIA Agents in Europe
09/12/14 22:42 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from TIME. The lawyers of those who’ve spent years in U.S. detention centers like Guantánamo Bay did not expect any surprises in the Senate’s torture report, which described the CIA’s tactics as “brutal”; the p...
» CIA torture was ineffective, Senate report concludes - USA TODAY
09/12/14 22:42 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. USA TODAY CIA torture was ineffective, Senate report concludes USA TODAY WASHINGTON — The CIA's interrogation of suspected terrorists after the 9/11 attacks was far more brutal t...
» CIA 'torture' programme: Key findings of the US Senate report
09/12/14 22:42 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Uploads by ODN. CIA 'torture' programme: Key findings of the US Senate report A Senate report says the CIA lied to the White House and used "brutal" and "ineffective" torture techniques on al-Qaeda suspect...
» CIA's Improvised Interrogation Was Amateurish
09/12/14 22:41 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World News - Breaking international news and headlines | Sky News. The Bush administration should have turned to the FBI to develop the interrogation programme, instead of CIA psychologists.
» John McCain Responds to Torture Report | The New York Times
09/12/14 22:41 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Uploads by The New York Times. John McCain Responds to Torture Report | The New York Times Senator John McCain, Republican of Arizona, commended the release of the Senate torture report, saying “the truth ...
» Nobel Peace Prize Winners Call for Action on Children’s Rights
09/12/14 22:41 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. The Indian and Pakistani winners of this year’s Nobel Peace Prize have called on political and religious leaders to make children’s rights a priority, and to improve the lives of millions...
» Dewani leaves South Africa after honeymoon murder acquittal
09/12/14 22:40 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Uploads by AFP news agency. Dewani leaves South Africa after honeymoon murder acquittal British businessman Shrien Dewani flew out of South Africa on Tuesday, a day after he was acquitted of murdering his ...
» Few campus sex assaults reported to police
09/12/14 22:40 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AP Top Headlines At 9:47 p.m. EST. WASHINGTON (AP) -- Only a fraction of campus sexual assault victims go to police. Senators on Tuesday grappled with the thorny issue of why some just let their college ha...
» London sparkles with Christmas splendour
09/12/14 22:40 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Uploads by AFP news agency. London sparkles with Christmas splendour London is glowing with that festive feeling as a Christmas tree from Norway - a traditional gift since 1947 - stands proud in Trafalgar ...
» Hunger in UK at alarming levels: Top priest
09/12/14 22:37 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The European Union Times - World News, Breaking News. The head of the Church of England has expressed shock over the scale of hunger in the UK, calling for reforms aimed at providing support for the have-n...
» Kerry Warns Senate Against Curbs on Fighting ISIS
09/12/14 22:36 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. With a vote pending, Secretary of State John Kerry urged Congress not to set geographic or time limits on the campaign against the Islamic State.
» Tension Mounts Over Haiti's Electoral Impasse
09/12/14 22:36 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. The Obama administration and the United Nations are pressuring Haiti's government to resolve a long-festering dispute over postponed elections in the face of anti-government protests acro...
» Kerry urges flexibility in U.S. war powers against Islamic State
09/12/14 22:36 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Any congressional authorization of U.S. military force against Islamic State should be flexible and not limit the fight to Iraq and Syria, U.S. Secretary of Stat...
» Obama tries to reassure immigrants to register - STLtoday.com
09/12/14 22:35 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. STLtoday.com Obama tries to reassure immigrants to register STLtoday.com NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — President Barack Obama on Tuesday tried to reassure immigrants that if they regis...
» Obama makes immigration pitch in Nashville - Charlotte Observer
09/12/14 22:35 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. Obama makes immigration pitch in Nashville Charlotte Observer NASHVILLE, Tenn. - President Barack Obama traveled here Tuesday to make a pitch for his controversial immigration ac...
» Kenya to Probe Al-Jazeera Death Squad Documentary
09/12/14 22:35 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. The Kenyan government says it may prosecute the makers of a documentary alleging that Kenya uses death squads against radical Islamists. Qatar-based Al-Jazeera television aired the progra...
» This graphic shows that torture is a global problem
09/12/14 22:34 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from GlobalPost - Home. 79 out of the 155 countries that have adopted the UN Convention Against Torture are violating it, activists say. read more it. read more
» U.S. Senate Confirms Ambassador To Afghanistan
09/12/14 22:34 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. The Senate has approved President Barack Obama's nominee to serve as U.S. ambassador to Afghanistan.
» CIA interrogation report marks another hit for U.S. global standing
09/12/14 22:33 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World: World News, International News, Foreign Reporting - The Washington Post. LONDON — Born out of the horror over the 9/11 attacks, the CIA’s secret program of detention and interrogation was intended t...
» U.S. Moves to Penalize Venezuelan Officials
09/12/14 22:33 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. The U.S. government moved closer to hardening sanctions on Venezuelan officials for alleged human rights abuses after Senate lawmakers passed a bill that now heads to the lower house, ...
» Venezuela president blasts 'insolent' sanctions vote by U.S. Senate
09/12/14 22:33 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro on Tuesday night railed against the U.S. Senate for passing a bill that would impose sanctions on government officials found to...
» Putin Headed to India for Trade, Energy Talks
09/12/14 22:32 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Russian President Vladimir Putin is headed to India on a trip aimed at expanding trade and energy cooperation. Putin is expected to meet with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursd...
» Shrien Dewani Expected To Arrive Back In UK
09/12/14 22:32 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World News - Breaking international news and headlines | Sky News. The 34-year-old businessman is expected to return to Britain after a South African judge dismissed the case against him.
» Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Talking to Kids About Sex
09/12/14 22:30 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > Europe. If you treat teenagers as if they’re responsible, they can live up to that.
» Министр обороны: два самолета сбиты над Венесуэлой - РИА Новости
09/12/14 22:30 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from В мире – Новости Google. РИА Новости Министр обороны: два самолета сбиты над Венесуэлой РИА Новости Один самолет был сбит в районе города Элорса в штате Апуре. Где был сбит второй самолет не уточняется. По...
» Russian Tycoon Usmanov To Give Back Auctioned Nobel Medal
09/12/14 22:28 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Russia's richest man has said he had bought James Watson's Nobel Prize medal in order to return it to the U.S. scientist.
» Abu Dhabi Investors Buy Scotland Yard
09/12/14 22:28 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > Europe. The new owners are expected to transform the property into apartments, office space and a hotel by 2017. The police force will move to Victoria Embankment.
» Мощный взрыв произошел в офисном здании в центре Одессы, пострадавших нет - Коммерсантъ
09/12/14 22:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from В мире – Новости Google. Подробности Мощный взрыв произошел в офисном здании в центре Одессы, пострадавших нет Коммерсантъ Мощный взрыв произошел в офисном здании в центре Одессы 10 декабря. Об этом сообща...
» Ukraine Live Day 296: Bomb Explodes in Odessa at Volunteer Center to Support Troops
09/12/14 22:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The InterpreterThe Interpreter. Yesterday’s live coverage of the Ukraine conflict can be found here . An archive of our liveblogs can be found here . For an overview and analysis of this developing s...
» Russian Ties Complicate US Sanctions - Wall Street Journal
09/12/14 22:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Russian Ties Complicate US Sanctions Wall Street Journal Cuban industry uses Russian trucks; the police ride (real nice Italian) Moto Guzzi motorcycles; the privately-owned cabs are o...
» Russian military ramps up flights near Western airspace - CNN
09/12/14 22:26 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. CNN Russian military ramps up flights near Western airspace CNN Then on Sunday, the Russians again flew about a dozen aircraft including bombers and transport planes on the same route...
» В Киеве рассказали о мотиве Интерпола не объявлять Януковича в розыск - РБК
09/12/14 22:26 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from В мире – Новости Google. День В Киеве рассказали о мотиве Интерпола не объявлять Януковича в розыск РБК Интерпол не объявляет в международный розыск бывшего президента Украины Виктора Януковича, говоря о т...
» Продлим мораторий на разгром науки?
09/12/14 22:25 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Uploads by Радио Свобода. Продлим мораторий на разгром науки? Владимир Путин и реформа фундаментальной науки - обсуждают ученые: биофизик Андрей Цатурян, философ Игорь... From: Радио Свобода Views: 2223 19...
» Путин: в Конституции России возможны изменения, продиктованные жизнью - BFM.Ru
09/12/14 22:25 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from В мире – Новости Google. BBC Russian Путин: в Конституции России возможны изменения, продиктованные жизнью BFM.Ru Конституция России должна быть «живой» и в ней возможны изменения, продиктованные жизнью. Т...
» Russia Update: Prison Riot in Chelyabinsk; Police Surround Building
09/12/14 22:21 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The InterpreterThe Interpreter. Welcome to our column, Russia Update , where we will be closely following day-to-day developments in Russia, including the Russian government’s foreign and domestic po...
» Pentagon Chief Hagel In Rare Iraq Visit
09/12/14 22:21 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel has arrived in Baghdad on an unannounced visit to Iraq, the first visit by a Pentagon chief since December 2011, when the United States...
» Window on Eurasia: Moscow Renews Push toward a Single Muslim ‘Patriarchate’
09/12/14 22:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Window on Eurasia -- New Series. Paul Goble               Staunton, December 9 – The Russian government has never been pleased by the fact that i...
» Меркель стало плохо от голода - Дни.Ру
09/12/14 22:19 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from В мире – Новости Google. Дни.Ру Меркель стало плохо от голода Дни.Ру 12:42 / 09.12.2014 Германия, Здоровье, Меркель, слабостьКанцлер Германии почувствовала недомогание и прервала общение с прессой из-за сл...
» Belarusian Journalist Charged With Treason, Espionage
09/12/14 22:19 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Relatives of Belarusian journalist and military expert Alyaksandr Alesin say he has been charged with high treason and espionage. Alesin's relatives told RFE/RL late on D...
» Putin To Court India Amid Strains With West
09/12/14 22:19 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Russian President Vladimir Putin makes an official visit to India on December 11 that will produce Russian offers of increased participation in India's nuclear power indu...
» Russia Capital Control Angst Widens Moscow-to-London Spread - Businessweek
09/12/14 22:18 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Businessweek Russia Capital Control Angst Widens Moscow-to-London Spread Businessweek Vladimir Putin, Russia's President, who said last month he has no plans to limit the flow of capi...
» Russia admits action to buoy rouble - BBC News
09/12/14 22:18 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. BBC News Russia admits action to buoy rouble BBC News Russia's central bank has admitted it intervened to support the rouble in foreign currency markets last week spending a total of ...
» Россия ответит на американские ПРО - Вестник Кавказа
09/12/14 22:18 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from В мире – Новости Google. РИА Новости Россия ответит на американские ПРО Вестник Кавказа Глава МИД России Сергей Лавров заявил сегодня, что настойчивая работа США по созданию глобальной системы ПРО в Европе...
» Russia's Lavrov says Moscow concerned by German leaders - Yahoo News
09/12/14 22:18 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Deutsche Welle Russia's Lavrov says Moscow concerned by German leaders Yahoo News German leaders have historically had close ties with Russia , but public opinion supports Merkel's in...
» Russian Authorities Say Jail Riot Quashed
09/12/14 22:17 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Russian authorities say they have quashed a riot at a pretrial detention center in the Ural mountains city of Chelyabinsk.
» Belarusian Border Guards Resume Checking Russian Vehicles
09/12/14 22:17 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Belarusian customs officers have resumed checking vehicles entering from Russia, a move that reflects tension between the neighbors.
» Putin Gives Hermitage Museum Fabergé Egg for 250th Anniversary
09/12/14 22:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The Moscow Times Top Stories. President Vladimir Putin has presented St. Petersburg's Hermitage Museum with a Fabergé egg to mark the institution's 250th anniversary.
» Russian Man Gets Beaten to Death at Doctor's Appointment
09/12/14 22:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The Moscow Times Top Stories. Moscow police on Tuesday were searching for a man suspected of having brutally beaten and killed a 62-year-old patient during a routine visit to his doctor's office.
» Трагедия безумия первого лица | Андреевский блог | Статьи
09/12/14 22:04 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Каспаров.Ru. update: 09-12-2014 (15:12) - Андрей Андреевич, давайте l...
» Путин поблагодарил правительство за оперативную реакцию на послание Федеральному собранию - ИТАР-ТАСС
09/12/14 22:02 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from В мире – Новости Google. Аргументы и факты Путин поблагодарил правительство за оперативную реакцию на послание Федеральному собранию ИТАР-ТАСС МОСКВА, 9 декабря. /ТАСС/. Президент РФ Владимир Путин поблаго...
» "Южный поток" в творческом поиске
09/12/14 22:01 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Uploads by Радио Свобода. "Южный поток" в творческом поиске Карикатуры Сергея Елкина в анимации Ссылка на источник. From: Радио Свобода Views: 301 22 0 0 ratings Time: 00:14 More in News & Politics
» European Officials Concerned At Azerbaijani Journalist's Detention
09/12/14 22:01 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Senior EU and Two top officials from the Council of Europe officials expressed concern on December 9 have released public statements expressing concern over the detention...
» Azeri Activist's Lawyer Says Client Being Heavily Medicated
09/12/14 22:01 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. A lawyer for jailed Azerbaijani rights activist Arif Yunus told RFE/RL his client is heavily medicated but continues to worry about the fate of his wife, Leyla, who is al...
» Russia, Hungary Sign Deal To Complete Nuclear Plant
09/12/14 22:01 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Russia and Hungary have signed deals to finish construction of the Paks nuclear power plant in Hungary.
» Turkey Rebuffs EU Criticism Over Foreign Policy Role
09/12/14 22:01 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Turkey hit back on Tuesday at European Union accusations that it has drifted apart from the bloc on foreign policy, saying Ankara had been kept out of decision-making despite making major...
» Ukraine, on Anti-graft Drive, Mulls Selling Stakes in State Firms
09/12/14 21:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Ukraine will conduct audits of state companies with a view to selling stakes on international markets, Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk said on Tuesday, as part of the new government's dri...
» NATO Prepositions Weapons In Poland for Attack on Russia - Center for Research on Globalization
09/12/14 21:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. NATO Prepositions Weapons In Poland for Attack on Russia Center for Research on Globalization On July 24th, the Times of London did not headline as this news-report is headlined, but ...
» Washington's Frozen War Against Russia - CounterPunch
09/12/14 21:42 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Reuters Washington's Frozen War Against Russia CounterPunch For over a year, the United States has played out a scenario designed to (1) reassert U.S. control over Europe by blocking ...
» French Hostage, Kidnapped by Islamic Militants in 2011, Is Freed
09/12/14 21:42 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > Europe. President François Hollande said that Serge Lazarevic had been the last French hostage anywhere in the world.
» Russia Capital Control Angst Widens Moscow-to-London Spread - Bloomberg
09/12/14 21:42 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Bloomberg Russia Capital Control Angst Widens Moscow-to-London Spread Bloomberg While returns on the two bonds are affected equally by swings in the ruble, investors who hold the note...
» The EU Must Prepare for a Cold Peace With Russia - Carnegie Europe
09/12/14 21:41 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Deutsche Welle The EU Must Prepare for a Cold Peace With Russia Carnegie Europe For more than two decades, the main goal of the EU's Russia policy was to help the country transform: f...
» Москвича избили в очереди в поликлинике, мужчина скончался - ИД Алтапресс
09/12/14 21:41 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from В мире – Новости Google. Москвича избили в очереди в поликлинике, мужчина скончался ИД Алтапресс 8 декабря в следственные органы поступило сообщение о гибели в одном из медицинских учреждений столицы 62-ле...
» Russia's Lavrov Says Moscow Concerned by German Leaders
09/12/14 21:41 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Russia said on Tuesday it was concerned by the behaviour of German leaders and warned that Europe would suffer if Berlin stopped playing a constructive role in relations between Moscow an...
» Opera Star Under Fire For Backing Ukraine Separatists
09/12/14 21:40 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Opera star Anna Netrebko is under fire for backing separatists in eastern Ukraine.
» Lavrov: U.S. Didn't Ask Us To Coordinate With Assad Over IS
09/12/14 21:40 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has said the United States did not ask Moscow to facilitate contacts with the Assad government in Damascus regarding air strikes ag...
» Cracks Are Showing in Russia's Customs Union - The Moscow Times
09/12/14 21:40 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. The Moscow Times Cracks Are Showing in Russia's Customs Union The Moscow Times A new agreement between Eurasian Economic Union members Russia , Belarus, Kazakhstan and Armenia will go...
» В Чечне неизвестные в масках жгут дома родственников террористов. Местные жители подозревают, что это силовики - NEWSru.com
09/12/14 21:39 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from В мире – Новости Google. РБК В Чечне неизвестные в масках жгут дома родственников террористов. Местные жители подозревают, что это силовики NEWSru.com В Чечне неизвестные люди в масках начали сжигать дома ...
» U.S. Announces Military 'High Alert' Ahead Of CIA Report
09/12/14 21:39 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. U.S. Secretary of Dense Chuck Hagel has announced a worldwide military “high alert” for U.S. forces just hours before the release of a Senate report on CIA secret interro...
» В Нью-Йорке полицейский застрелил мужчину, напавшего на прихожан синагоги с ножом - ИТАР-ТАСС
09/12/14 21:39 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from В мире – Новости Google. Lenta.ru В Нью-Йорке полицейский застрелил мужчину, напавшего на прихожан синагоги с ножом ИТАР-ТАСС НЬЮ-ЙОРК, 9 декабря. /Корр. ТАСС Иван Пильщиков/. В нью- йоркском районе Брукли...
» Murderous Stray Dogs Stalk Moscow Park With Grisly History
09/12/14 21:39 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The Moscow Times Top Stories. Moscow's Bittsevsky Park has been the scene of a series of gory killings in recent years, and now human perpetrators seem to have been joined by stray dogs in bringing about v...
» French Hostage’s Plea to Hollande
09/12/14 21:39 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > Europe. Video of the French hostage Serge Lazarevic retrieved in November from the SITE Intelligence Group showed him appealing to the French president for his release, complaining of ill health.
» US Tightens Security Ahead of CIA Torture Report Release
09/12/14 21:38 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. The Senate Intelligence Committee  will release a 6,000-page report on torture which is said to detail such extreme interrogation techniques as confinement in small places, sleep deprivat...
» Falling Ruble Curbs International Travel From Russia
09/12/14 21:38 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The Moscow Times Top Stories. The crumbling value of the ruble currency is raising the cost of air travel and train journeys out of Russia, forcing major transport companies to either hike prices or close ...
» EU hopes to start gas deliveries bypassing Russia by 2019 - RT
09/12/14 21:38 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. RT EU hopes to start gas deliveries bypassing Russia by 2019 RT The energy security of European customers could be at risk, as instead of the planned South Stream gas pipeline Russia ...
» Suspect in poisoning of Alexander Litvinenko hired for Russian TV series
09/12/14 21:37 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia | The Guardian. Production company says Andrei Lugovoi recruited as consultant for show on murder of former KGB agent in London A Russian production company has hired a man charged with the murder o...
» Putin Wants East Ukraine To Stay Ukraine's Problem - International Business Times
09/12/14 21:35 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. International Business Times Putin Wants East Ukraine To Stay Ukraine's Problem International Business Times As a new ceasefire begins Tuesday between Ukraine and pro- Russia separati...
» Senate Report: CIA Misled Officials About 'Brutal' Interrogation Methods
09/12/14 21:32 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. A U.S. Senate report has concluded that the CIA used interrogation techniques against suspected terrorists that were “brutal” and “far worse” "brutal" and "far worse" tha...
» Russia 'Gravely Concerned' over Israeli Presence in Syria While Expanding ... - Breitbart News
09/12/14 21:32 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Breitbart News Russia 'Gravely Concerned' over Israeli Presence in Syria While Expanding ... Breitbart News Russia is one of the last remaining allies of Syrian President Bashir al-As...
» Planned giant Eye of Sauron installation in Moscow condemned by Orthodox Church
09/12/14 21:32 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia | The Guardian. A Russian Orthodox Church spokesman decried the installation, to be affixed to the 21st floor of a skyscraper, as a ‘symbol of the triumph of evil’ The Russian Orthodox Church has wa...
» Obama Makes Appearance on 'Colbert Report'
09/12/14 21:31 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. President Barack Obama made a guest appearance on a recent taping of Comedy Central's "Colbert Report." Colbert Report. During the interview with host Stephen Colbert, Obama defended his ...
» Spanish prosecutor urges trial of Duke of Palma for fraud
09/12/14 21:30 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from - Europe RSS Feed. Princess Cristina of Spain’s husband should be tried for fraud and embezzlement, but there’s no basis for charges against her, a prosecutor said yesterday in a corruption probe that has ...
» США поддерживают новое правительство Украины
09/12/14 21:28 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Uploads by Голос Америки. США поддерживают новое прави&...
» Усманов на аукционе купил нобелевскую медаль за 4,1 млн долларов - Полит.ру
09/12/14 21:28 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from В мире – Новости Google. Комсомольская Правда в Украине Коммерсантъ Усманов на аукционе купил нобелевскую медаль за 4,1 млн долларов Полит.ру Российский предприниматель Алишер Усманов на аукционе Christie'...
» Prime suspect hired as adviser on TV series about Alexander Litvinenko
09/12/14 21:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from - Europe RSS Feed. A Russian production company has hired a man charged with the murder of a Russian agent as a consultant on a TV series about the mysterious death.
» Ukrainian government and Russian rebels begin ‘day of silence’
09/12/14 21:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia | The Guardian. Ceasefire revival attempted as Russia restarts delivery of natural gas to Ukraine ahead of possible new peace talks Government forces and Russia-backed rebels fighting in eastern Ukr...
» James Watson Puts Nobel Medal on Auction Block at Christie's
09/12/14 20:34 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Seven years after one of the godfathers of DNA, James D. Watson , lost some of his reputation through remarks about race, he is hoping for a measure of redemption by putting his Nobel Prize medal up for aucti...
» Watson’s Nobel Prize Medal for Decoding DNA Fetches $4.1 Million at an Auction
09/12/14 20:31 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . James D. Watson ’s 1962 Nobel Prize medal for sharing in the discovery of the double-helix structure of DNA, the foundation of the new science of genomics, sold for $4.1 million at auction on Thursday. ...
» Buyer of James Watson’s Nobel Medal Says He Will Return It
09/12/14 19:31 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . A Russian entrepreneur and philanthropist revealed on Tuesday that he was the winning bidder at the auction of James D. Watson ’s 1962 Nobel Prize last week and that he planned to return the medal to Dr...
» Arsenal owner Alisher Usmanov hands Nobel Prize back to disgraced DNA scientist James Watson straight after buying it off him - Science - News
09/12/14 19:23 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . The sale of the medal — which cost Usmanov $4.8 million including commission — set a record for the sale of such a medal and was the first time one has been sold by a living recipient. Usmanov sai...
» james watson - Google Search
09/12/14 19:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . In the news Arsenal owner Alisher Usmanov hands Nobel Prize back to disgraced DNA scientist James Watson straight after ... The Independent ‎ - 2 hours ago “ James Watson is one of the greatest bi...
» IS Militants Throw Alleged Gay Man From Roof, Stone Him To Death
09/12/14 19:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. A website affiliated with Islamic State (IS) militants on December 9 posted photographs online that appeared to show militants throwing a man off of a roof and then stoni...
» IMF warns Ukraine bailout at risk of collapse
09/12/14 19:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Europe News. Shortfall of $15bn needed within weeks
» Лев Рубинштейн отказался от объяснений СКР
09/12/14 19:10 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Uploads by Радио Свобода. Лев Рубинштейн отказался от объяснений СКР Поэт Лев Рубинштейн воспользовался правом отказаться давать объяснения в рамках доследственной проверки... From: Радио Свобода Views: 17...
» World Briefing: Merkel, Unchallenged, Is Re-elected Leader of Her Party in Germany
09/12/14 19:10 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > Europe. With no one seeking to end her run atop the center-right Christian Democrats, Angela Merkel claimed 96.7 percent of the votes cast at a party congress.
» Christmas in Grozny
09/12/14 19:10 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The InterpreterThe Interpreter. On December 4, hours before Putin was to give a defiant speech about Russia being surrounded by enemies and defeating any attempts to divide it, terrorists conducted an impe...
» US Has Highest Incarceration Rate in World
09/12/14 19:09 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. In observance of International Human Rights Day, we have decided to look at the U.S. incarceration rate.  Human rights groups often criticize the United States for having the largest pris...
» ‘Managed Spring’: How Moscow Parted Easily with the ‘Novorossiya’ Leaders
09/12/14 19:09 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The InterpreterThe Interpreter. Novaya Gazeta’ s correspondent Pavel Kanygin, among the best chroniclers of the Russian-backed separatist leaders in the Donbass, published a good round up on December...
» Transparency Vs. Security: Decision To Publish CIA Report Sparks Debate
09/12/14 19:08 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. The release of a U.S. Senate report on harsh CIA interrogation techniques used on suspected terrorists has sparked a fresh debate about transparency and the security risk...
» Behind The Alarming Rise Of The Online Vigilante Detective
09/12/14 19:07 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BuzzFeed - Latest. How the mid-2000s dream of the “citizen journalist” mutated into a dangerous trend of digital citizen policing. cdn2.sbnation.com Citizen journalism was one of the great drea...
» NATO Intercepts More Russian Jets, Continues to Only Issue Warnings and Concerns Instead of Action
09/12/14 19:06 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Breitbart Feed. NATO and the United States monitored more Russian jets in the Baltic region on Saturday and Sunday. Reports of Russian jets flying threateningly close to the Baltic states have become a nea...
» Feinstein Called out for Hypocrisy on CIA 'Torture'
09/12/14 19:04 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Breitbart Feed. As Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) and fellow Democrats trumpet the release Tuesday of the Senate Intelligence Committee report on the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA)'s interrogation techniq...
» Feinstein: CIA Torture Report a 'Stain' on America's Values, History
09/12/14 19:03 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Breitbart Feed. Speaking about the Senate Intelligence Committee’s 500-page report on CIA torture practices released Tuesday, Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) told the Senate chamber Tuesday morning that the r...
» UAE Burqa Stabbing: US Teacher's Twin Sons were Waiting Outside Bathroom For Her During Murder
09/12/14 18:59 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Breitbart Feed. The 11-year-old twin sons of Ibolya Ryan, an American teacher stabbed to death in a bathroom in Abu Dhabi, were waiting for their mother outside the shopping mall bathroom while the burqa-c...
» McCain 'Commends' Feinstein's 'Diligence' on CIA Torture Report
09/12/14 18:54 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Breitbart Feed. Taking to the Senate floor immediately after Sen. Dianne Feinstein on Tuesday, Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) said he supports the release of the 500-page summary of CIA interrogation practices an...
» 46 Million on Food Stamps for 36 Months in a Row
09/12/14 18:54 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Breitbart Feed. For the first time in U.S. history, food stamp enrollments have been above 46 million for 36 months in a row.  According to newly released numbers from the United States Department of ...
» Obama: Many Police Officers Have 'Subconscious Fear of Folks Who Look Different'
09/12/14 18:53 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Breitbart Feed. President Barack Obama said many police officers have a "subconscious fear" of people "who look different," which is a "national problem that will require national solutions."  In an i...
» Obama: Ferguson, Garner Protests 'Necessary' to Trigger 'Country's Conscience' with 'Some Inconvenience'
09/12/14 18:52 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Breitbart Feed. President Barack Obama believes that the nationwide demonstrations over Ferguson and Eric Garner's death are "necessary" to trigger America's "conscience" so long as they are "peaceful."  I...
» CIA Director: Enhanced Interrogations 'Helped Thwart Terrorist Attacks, Save Lives'
09/12/14 18:51 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Breitbart Feed. WASHINGTON, D.C. — The CIA director said that enhanced interrogation techniques (EITs), condemned in a Senate Intelligence Committee report as ineffective, did help thwart terrorist a...
» Russian Media Claim Ukraine Shot Down MH17 to Assassinate Vladimir Putin
09/12/14 18:51 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Breitbart Feed. Despite evidence that Russian-backed rebels were responsible for shooting down Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 in July, Russian media continue to find new culprits to blame for the incident. Th...
» Feds Arrive to Investigate L.A. Blaze
09/12/14 18:50 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Breitbart Feed. The federal government has sent a team of investigators to study Monday's massive fire in downtown Los Angeles, and could begin as early as Wednesday, the Los Angeles Times reported Tuesday...
» decline of russian science - Google Search
09/12/14 17:41 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Russian science in a state of 'decline' - physicsworld.com physicsworld.com/.../ russian - science -in-a-state-of- decline Cached Similar Physics World Loading... Jan 26, 2010 - Despite launching the world's ...
» Putin Signs Controversial Academy of Sciences Reform Bill Into Law / Sputnik International
09/12/14 17:34 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Sputnik International. MOSCOW, September 27 (RIA Novosti) – The Kremlin said Friday that President Vladimir Putin had signed into law a controversial bill to reform the Academy of Sciences, the count...
» The Rise and Fall of Chris Hughes and Sean Eldridge, America’s Worst Gay Power Couple
09/12/14 16:11 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Breitbart Feed. This article was originally posted by the Daily Beast . Just three years ago, Chris Hughes and Sean Eldridge were the toast of the liberal establishment. The Facebook co-founder and his pol...
» Ex-KGB Agent Claims Russia Told Anna Chapman to Seduce Edward Snowden in Moscow
09/12/14 16:10 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Breitbart Feed. Ex-KGB agent Boris Karpichkov claims Russia ordered famed spy Anna Chapman to seduce NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden in an effort to keep him in Moscow and tear out American secrets. A mar...
» The Senate Report on the C.I.A.’s Torture and Lies
09/12/14 15:17 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . The world has long known that the United States government illegally detained and tortured prisoners after the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, and lied about it to Congress and the world. But the summary...
» 7 Key Points From the C.I.A. Torture Report
09/12/14 14:36 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Senator Nelson: “On KSM, was it waterboarding that you were able to get the information from him?” Director Hayden: “Yes sir, it was.” Senator Nelson: “Although it took you a lon...
» Puerto Rico Greets One of World's Largest Cruises : BREAKING NEWS
09/12/14 01:11 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Videos matching: puerto rico news tv. Puerto Rico Greets One of World's Largest Cruises : BREAKING NEWS For More Latest News Subscribe us: http://www.youtube.com/user/worldnetworktvbbccnn http://worldnetwo...
» Sunset st the light house(El Faro) Rincon, Puerto RIco
09/12/14 01:10 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Videos matching: puerto rico. Sunset st the light house(El Faro) Rincon, Puerto RIco I was vacationing with my girlfriend in Rincon and I went to the light house to catch the sunset and shot this video of ...
» La macabra historia de una familia peruana asesinada en Puerto Rico
09/12/14 01:10 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Videos matching: puerto rico. La macabra historia de una familia peruana asesinada en Puerto Rico Tras la masacre, el único sobreviviente, de 13 años, cuenta su estremecedora e increíble historia a policía...
» PUERTO RICO, Génesis Dávila - Contestant Profile : Miss World 2014
09/12/14 01:07 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Videos matching: puerto rico. PUERTO RICO, Génesis Dávila - Contestant Profile : Miss World 2014 Find out more about Génesis @ Miss World Website - http://www.missworld.com/Contestants...
» PASA POR LA PIEDRA a 'la crudita'
09/12/14 01:07 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Uploads by Redacción Noti Uno. PASA POR LA PIEDRA a 'la crudita' El comentarista de política de Noti Uno, Mario Porrata esta semana vino vira'o contra el Gobierno y 'la crudita' (impuesto al petróleo). Fro...
» POR LA PIEDRA: ¿Donde está el PNP contra la 'crudita'?
09/12/14 01:07 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Uploads by Redacción Noti Uno. POR LA PIEDRA: ¿Donde está el PNP contra la 'crudita'? El comentarista de política, Mario Porrata pregunta donde está la oposición contra la llamada 'crudita' que el gobierno...
» Plan Anticrimen: Reducción en la criminalidad
09/12/14 01:06 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Uploads by La Fortaleza. Plan Anticrimen: Reducción en la criminalidad From: La Fortaleza Views: 165682 15 158315 12 ratings Time: 00:29 More in People & Blogs
» Plan Anticrimen: Violencia de género
09/12/14 01:06 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Uploads by La Fortaleza. Plan Anticrimen: Violencia de género From: La Fortaleza Views: 49712 46769 5 3 ratings Time: 00:23 More in People & Blogs
» Plan Anticrimen: Policía de Puerto Rico
09/12/14 01:06 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Uploads by La Fortaleza. Plan Anticrimen: Policía de Puerto Rico From: La Fortaleza Views: 93258 87319 16 11 ratings Time: 00:30 More in People & Blogs
» Last vestige of American imperialism
09/12/14 01:04 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The Hill: Congress Blog. In 1898 Spain ceded Cuba, Guam, Puerto Rico, and portions of the West Indies to the United States. Additionally, Spain surrendered the Philippines to the U.S. for $20 million as pa...
» Freed Gitmo detainee thanks Uruguay for accepting him
09/12/14 01:03 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The Americas News: News and Headlines from Canada, South America & More - The Washington Post. MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay — One of six detainees flown from the U.S. camp holding terrorism suspects in Guantana...
» On Venezuela’s communes, idyllic future is just over the rainbow
09/12/14 01:03 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The Americas News: News and Headlines from Canada, South America & More - The Washington Post. CUA, Venezuela — With an Iranian tractor, and two big subwoofers blasting salsa music across his onion pat...
» In Landmark Victory for Puerto Rico, Pierluisi Bill to Require Federal Cleanup of Culebra Set to Become Law
09/12/14 01:02 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Res. Comm. Pedro Pierluisi - Representing the At Large District of PUERTO RICO. Washington, DC—Resident Commissioner Pedro Pierluisi announced today that, after five years of persistent efforts, his bill t...
» Pierluisi Announces That Congress is on Track to Extend Two Important Tax Provisions for Puerto Rico
09/12/14 01:02 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Res. Comm. Pedro Pierluisi - Representing the At Large District of PUERTO RICO. Washington, DC—Resident Commissioner Pedro Pierluisi announced today that the House Committee on Ways and Means has released ...
» Pierluisi Announces $6.37 Million in Federal Funding for Community Health Centers in Puerto Rico
09/12/14 01:02 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Res. Comm. Pedro Pierluisi - Representing the At Large District of PUERTO RICO. Washington, DC—Resident Commissioner Pedro Pierluisi announced today that the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (H...
» Growing crisis in Puerto Rico's colonial regime - Workers World
09/12/14 01:02 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from puerto rico statehood - Google News. Growing crisis in Puerto Rico's colonial regime Workers World The parliamentary opposition, the also rightist New “Progressive” Party (PNP), seeks to block the reforms ...
» Koch brothers eye Puerto Rico - Fox News Latino
09/12/14 01:01 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from puerto rico statehood - Google News. Fox News Latino Koch brothers eye Puerto Rico Fox News Latino Many Puerto Ricans believe the Doral lawsuit stems from a partisan dispute between current Governor Garcia...
» Miguel Zenon on the Power of Choosing Your Own Cultural Identity - Wondering Sound
09/12/14 01:00 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from puerto rico statehood - Google News. Miguel Zenon on the Power of Choosing Your Own Cultural Identity Wondering Sound In his music, Zenon seamlessly weaves the traditions and culture of Puerto Rico with th...
» Last vestige of American imperialism - The Hill (blog)
09/12/14 00:59 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from puerto rico statehood - Google News. Last vestige of American imperialism The Hill (blog) Acting to address the problem, President Truman helped lead Puerto Rico even closer to statehood . In 1947, Truman ...
» The Farce of Puerto Rico's Status Debate | La Respuesta
09/12/14 00:58 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from puerto rico statehood - Google Blog Search. By: Luis Gallardo Rivera. The status question is Puerto Rico's daily bread and butter. Each morning on their way to work, Boricuas turn on their radios to hear p...
» New US House Chairman Open to Status Choice
09/12/14 00:51 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Puerto Rico Report. The next chairman of the U.S. House of Representatives committee with general jurisdiction over the governing of U.S. territories has suggested that he would support legislation providi...
» Senior US Senator: Close Puerto Rico Tax Loophole
09/12/14 00:49 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Puerto Rico Report. A senior U.S. senator identified closing the tax loopholes that enabled Microsoft to avoid $4.5 billion in Federal income taxes 2009-11 by attributing up to 47% of its sales in the west...
» Culebra Cleanup Remedy On Track to Become Law
09/12/14 00:48 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Puerto Rico Report. Legislation to require the Department of Defense to decontaminate and remove  military munition debris from the Northwest Peninsula of Culebra is poised to become federal law. Culebra i...
» Territory Worst ‘State’ in Nation Financially: 51 of 51
09/12/14 00:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Puerto Rico Report. Puerto Rico is the worst “state” in the nation fiscally, according to Barron’s, the country’s leading weekly newspaper on financial matters. A cover story entitled, “The Best and Worst ...
» Remembering Herman Badillo
09/12/14 00:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Puerto Rico Report. Herman Badillo, the first U.S. congressman born in Puerto Rico, died this week at the age of 85. Badillo represented New York’s 21st District in the House of Representatives from ...
» A History of US Mass Sterilization in Puerto Rico ... - Silent Crow News
09/12/14 00:42 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from puerto rico politics - Google Blog Search. In 1974, Puerto Rican politicians of every stripe spoke before the United Nations to present the case of genocide on the island. At that time, more than one-third...
» The Puerto Rico Monitor: Puerto Rico News Digest for November 25 ...
09/12/14 00:39 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from puerto rico news - Google Blog Search. From Fox News : Puerto Rico Gov. Alejandro García Padilla said Monday that the death penalty is a "social aberration" and he came out against using capital ...
» Puerto Rico Police Seize $11.5M Worth of Cocaine « KRON4 – San ...
09/12/14 00:39 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from puerto rico news - Google Blog Search. SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Authorities in Puerto Rico say they have seized 500 kilograms (1,102 pounds) of cocaine worth an estimated $11.5 million. Police Superint...
» Op-Ed: Myths and truths on Puerto Rico's current cycle | News is my ...
09/12/14 00:37 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from puerto rico news - Google Blog Search. Puerto Rico's “Great Recession,” as is the case with any complex phenomena, is not without its own myths.
» Guyana government says all flights followed procedures, after ...
09/12/14 00:37 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from puerto rico news - Google Blog Search. GEORGETOWN, Guyana -- In responding to speculation over the government's link to the jet operated by Exec Jet Club LLC that was seized by Puerto Rican officials last ...
» HPV Knowledge Lacking in Puerto Rican Community : Physical ...
09/12/14 00:36 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from puerto rico news - Google Blog Search. ... HPV vaccination in Puerto Rico ," principal investigator María E. Fernández, Ph.D., and associate professor of health promotion and behavioral sciences at th...
» Essilor to Close Lens Plant in Ponce, Puerto Rico
09/12/14 00:36 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Puerto Rico News. PONCE, Puerto Rico- Essilor has announced that it will discontinue operations at its Ponce, Puerto Rico lens manufacturing facility effective on or about June 30, 2015. The closure will a...
» Undeclared cash lands pilot in jail in Puerto Rico
09/12/14 00:36 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Puerto Rico News. SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico A pilot who runs an executive jet company that has transported the president of Guyana was arrested after U.S. agents found more than $600,000 in undeclared cash ins...
» Identity trafficker in Puerto Rico sentenced to 81 months in prison
09/12/14 00:35 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Puerto Rico News. SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- A leader of a Puerto Rican identity trafficking organization was sentenced on Wednesday to serve 81 months in prison. Enrique Rogelio Mendez-Solis aka Rogelio Que...
» Puerto Rico governor says deal reached; buses, trains won't be paralyzed - Fox Business
09/12/14 00:33 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from puerto rico - Google News. Puerto Rico governor says deal reached; buses, trains won't be paralyzed Fox Business SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – Puerto Rico's governor said late Sunday that lawmakers have reached ...
» Puerto Ricans relieved as mass transit runs but oil worries sparked - Reuters
09/12/14 00:33 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from puerto rico - Google News. Reuters Puerto Ricans relieved as mass transit runs but oil worries sparked Reuters Garcia Padilla said on Sunday that the oil tax increase would cost a typical Puerto Rican fami...
» Puerto Rico's House passes bill to increase crude oil tax - Reuters
09/12/14 00:26 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from puerto rico - Google News. Puerto Rico's House passes bill to increase crude oil tax Reuters SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (Reuters) - Puerto Rico's House of Representatives passed a bill to increase a tax on crud...
» Puerto Rico's House approves bill to raise tax on crude oil - Reuters
09/12/14 00:26 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from puerto rico - Google News. Puerto Rico's House approves bill to raise tax on crude oil Reuters Puerto Rico , struggling with over $70 billion in debt, needs the bond sale to shore up its shaky finances. Th...
» Puerto Rico's Highways Authority debt trades lower after FBI raid - Reuters
09/12/14 00:26 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from puerto rico - Google News. Puerto Rico's Highways Authority debt trades lower after FBI raid Reuters NEW YORK Dec 3 (Reuters) - Bonds of Puerto Rico's Highways and Transportation Authority (HTA) traded low...
» Former Indiana resident sentenced in Puerto Rican ID theft ring - Indianapolis Star
09/12/14 00:25 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from puerto rico - Google News. Indianapolis Star Former Indiana resident sentenced in Puerto Rican ID theft ring Indianapolis Star Enrique Rogelio Mendez-Solis, 40, formerly of Seymour, was sentenced in U.S. D...
» Arrest at Puerto Rico highway authority linked to bribery -US Attorney - Reuters
09/12/14 00:25 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from puerto rico - Google News. Arrest at Puerto Rico highway authority linked to bribery -US Attorney Reuters "A complaint was filed yesterday against Silvino Cepeda-Ortiz, treasurer at the Puerto Rico Highway...
» Puerto Rico Highway Official Accused of Taking Bribes - Bloomberg
09/12/14 00:25 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from puerto rico - Google News. Puerto Rico Highway Official Accused of Taking Bribes Bloomberg The treasurer of Puerto Rico 's highway authority, Silvino Cepeda-Ortiz, was charged with accepting bribes through...
» FBI raids Puerto Rico highways authority, arrests treasurer - Reuters
09/12/14 00:25 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from puerto rico - Google News. La prensa FBI raids Puerto Rico highways authority, arrests treasurer Reuters It also comes as the commonwealth tries to raise up to $2.9 billion to repay $2.2 billion that HTA o...
» Cash-loaded Guyanese pilot granted bail, prohibited from leaving Puerto Rico - Caribbean News Desk
09/12/14 00:24 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from puerto rico - Google News. Cash-loaded Guyanese pilot granted bail, prohibited from leaving Puerto Rico Caribbean News Desk A United States-based Guyanese owner of an executive jet service was Monday grant...
» Puerto Rico's $2.9 Billion Borrowing Measure Moves to Committee - Bloomberg
09/12/14 00:24 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from puerto rico - Google News. Puerto Rico's $2.9 Billion Borrowing Measure Moves to Committee Bloomberg Puerto Rico 's Senate passed a $2.9 billion borrowing plan that will boost the Government Development Ba...
» Puerto Rico's Senate passes oil tax hike needed for $2.9 bln bond - Reuters
09/12/14 00:24 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from puerto rico - Google News. NDTV Puerto Rico's Senate passes oil tax hike needed for $2.9 bln bond Reuters Puerto Rico's Senate approved the bill 14-13 after it squeaked through the House on Tuesday with th...
» 200000 Stray dogs roam Puerto Rico streets - Fox News Latino
09/12/14 00:23 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from puerto rico - Google News. 200000 Stray dogs roam Puerto Rico streets Fox News Latino By Jorge J. Muñiz Ortiz. Animal rights activists, worried about the roughly 200,000 stray dogs living on the streets of...
» Chikungunya has sickened more than 10000 in Puerto Rico - USA TODAY
09/12/14 00:23 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from puerto rico - Google News. USA TODAY Chikungunya has sickened more than 10000 in Puerto Rico USA TODAY The first chikungunya case in Puerto Rico was reported in May. Since then, health officials there have...
» Puerto Rico soldier accused of smuggling cash - Yahoo News
09/12/14 00:23 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from puerto rico - Google News. Puerto Rico soldier accused of smuggling cash Yahoo News Casellas is accused of taking some $6,300 worth of equipment, including laptops and radios, and sending it to Puerto Rico...
» Puerto Rico greets one of world's largest cruises - Yahoo News
09/12/14 00:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from puerto rico - Google News. NDTV cleveland.com Puerto Rico greets one of world's largest cruises Yahoo News SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rico on Thursday welcomed is welcoming one of the world's larg...
» Illegal Gambling Machines Seized in Puerto Rico - ABC News
09/12/14 00:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from puerto rico - Google News. KOLO Illegal Gambling Machines Seized in Puerto Rico ABC News Authorities in Puerto Rico have seized 431 illegal gambling machines in raids on several businesses across the U.S. ...
» More than 10000 people hit by chikungunya virus in Puerto Rico - Fox News Latino
09/12/14 00:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from puerto rico - Google News. Fox News Latino More than 10000 people hit by chikungunya virus in Puerto Rico Fox News Latino The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Thursday that the mosquito-born...
» Where to Find the Best Roast Pork in Puerto Rico - Wall Street Journal
09/12/14 00:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from puerto rico - Google News. Where to Find the Best Roast Pork in Puerto Rico Wall Street Journal JAMES BEARD, the American cooking authority, was not impressed with Puerto Rican cuisine when he was posted o...
» San Juan museum exhibits traditional Puerto Rican musical instruments - Fox News Latino
09/12/14 00:21 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from puerto rico - Google News. San Juan museum exhibits traditional Puerto Rican musical instruments Fox News Latino A new exhibit at the Museum of the Americas in Old San Juan is showcasing traditional musica...
» Identity trafficker in Puerto Rico jailed for 81 months - Jamaica Observer
09/12/14 00:21 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from puerto rico - Google News. Jamaica Observer Identity trafficker in Puerto Rico jailed for 81 months Jamaica Observer WASHINGTON (CMC) – The United States Department of Justice (DOJ) says a leader of a Puer...
» Israel and the Palestinians: the Puerto Rican model - Globes
09/12/14 00:21 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from puerto rico - Google News. Israel and the Palestinians: the Puerto Rican model Globes This proposal might be called the “Caribbean Solution”, since it is inspired by the example of Puerto Rico . In 1898, t...
» Guyanese pilot arrested in Puerto Rico over US$620,000 - Stabroek ...
09/12/14 00:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from puerto rico - Google Blog Search. Guyanese pilot Khamraj Lall has been detained in Puerto Rico over cash amounting to US$620000 which was found in the private plane he was in on November 2.
» Agent Edwin O. Roman-Acevedo - Officer Down Memorial Page
09/12/14 00:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from puerto rico - Google Blog Search. Agent Edwin O. Roman-Acevedo | San Juan Police Department, Puerto Rico , San Juan Police Department, Puerto Rico ... Puerto Rico ~ November 26, 2014 · Elmore County...
» Puerto Rico Policeman Killed During Holdup - POLICE Magazine
09/12/14 00:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from puerto rico - Google Blog Search. An off-duty Puerto Rico police officer has been killed by robbers.
» Puerto Rican Dream Land - Free People Blog
09/12/14 00:19 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from puerto rico - Google Blog Search. For seven days, Puerto Rico became my home. I was new to this part of the world, and I'm so glad I had the opportunity to meet its beauty. To describe this island in a few...
» Herman Badillo — a man who set the standards - New York Post
08/12/14 23:52 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from puerto rican community in usa - Google News. New York Post Herman Badillo — a man who set the standards New York Post Some argued that the public system needed space for underachieving strivers, so open ad...
» The perfect human is Puerto Rican | Bits of DNA
08/12/14 23:51 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from puerto rican community in usa - Google Blog Search. And that is exactly what Puerto Ricans are. In a “women in the diaspora” study, Puerto Rican women born on the island but living in the United States wer...
» FBI arrests treasurer of troubled Puerto Rico transportation agency - Fox Business
08/12/14 23:48 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from PR Economy and Business News Review. FBI arrests treasurer of troubled Puerto Rico transportation agency Fox Business SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – The FBI has arrested the treasurer of a debt-ridden public agen...
» Puerto Rico's Highway Authority Treasurer Is Arrested on Bribery Charges - New York Times
08/12/14 23:47 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from PR Economy and Business News Review. Puerto Rico's Highway Authority Treasurer Is Arrested on Bribery Charges New York Times The Federal Bureau of Investigation on Wednesday arrested the treasurer of Puert...
» Police In Puerto Rico Investigate Murder Of Military Family ...
08/12/14 23:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from PR Economy and Business News Review. SAN JUAN (Reuters) - Police in Puerto Rico are investigating the execution-style murders of a retired U.S. Army officer and three members of his family during a Monday ...
» Puerto Rico's Highway Authority Treasurer Is Arrested on Bribery Charges - New Y...
08/12/14 23:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from PR Economy and Business News Review. Puerto Rico's Highway Authority Treasurer Is Arrested on Bribery Charges - New York Times Puerto Rico's Highway Authority Treasurer Is Arrested on Bribery Cha...
» FBI arrests treasurer of Puerto Rico agency - New Zealand HeraldFBI arrests tr...
08/12/14 23:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from PR Economy and Business News Review. FBI arrests treasurer of Puerto Rico agency - New Zealand Herald FBI arrests treasurer of Puerto Rico agency New Zealand Herald SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) " The FB...
» Badillo, first Puerto Rico-born congressman, dies - MiamiHerald.com
08/12/14 23:42 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from political status of puerto rico - Google News. SILive.com Badillo, first Puerto Rico -born congressman, dies MiamiHerald.com Herman Badillo, a Bronx politician who became the first person born in Puerto Ri...
» Herman Badillo, congressman and New York political stalwart, dies at 85 - Washington Post
08/12/14 23:42 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from political status of puerto rico - Google News. La prensa Herman Badillo, congressman and New York political stalwart, dies at 85 Washington Post Herman Badillo, a politician from the Bronx who became the f...
» Herman Badillo dies at 85; first native Puerto Rican in US House - Los Angeles Times
08/12/14 23:42 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from political status of puerto rico - Google News. Los Angeles Times Herman Badillo dies at 85; first native Puerto Rican in US House Los Angeles Times Herman Badillo, a Bronx politician who was the first pers...
» Puerto Rico's Senate passes oil tax hike needed for $2.9 bln bond - Reuters Africa
08/12/14 23:42 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from political status of puerto rico - Google News. Puerto Rico's Senate passes oil tax hike needed for $2.9 bln bond Reuters Africa SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico Dec 3 (Reuters) - Puerto Rico's Senate approved late on...
» Badillo, First Puerto Rico-Born Congressman, Dies - NBC New York
08/12/14 23:41 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from political status of puerto rico - Google News. NBC New York Badillo, First Puerto Rico -Born Congressman, Dies NBC New York Herman Badillo, a Bronx politician who became the first person born in Puerto Ric...
» Herman Badillo, pioneering Bronx politician, dies - Crain's New York Business
08/12/14 23:41 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from political status of puerto rico - Google News. Herman Badillo, pioneering Bronx politician , dies Crain's New York Business (AP) -- Herman Badillo, a politician from the Bronx who became the first person b...
» Herman Badillo, First Puerto Rican Congressman, Dead at 85 - NBCNews.com
08/12/14 23:41 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from political status of puerto rico - Google News. NBCNews.com Herman Badillo, First Puerto Rican Congressman, Dead at 85 NBCNews.com "No Latino leader in the modern history of this city blazed so unrivaled an...
» Herman Badillo's Biggest Contrbution - Huffington Post
08/12/14 23:41 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from political status of puerto rico - Google News. Herman Badillo's Biggest Contrbution Huffington Post He broke the mold of Puerto Rican activism and service by playing the pioneering role on so many importan...
» Bolivar planned to take Puerto Rico to cut supply line to Spain - Fox News Latino
08/12/14 23:40 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from political status of puerto rico - Google News. Bolivar planned to take Puerto Rico to cut supply line to Spain Fox News Latino The author, who is in San Juan to present his book on Bolivar "Todo lleva...
» Puerto Rico's Highway Authority Treasurer Is Arrested on Bribery Charges
08/12/14 23:36 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > Puerto Rico. Federal investigations into two of Puerto Rico’s largest public corporations come as investors on the mainland U.S. United States have scooped up some of the agencies debt at steep di...
» Coco Chanel, Nazi Spy in Madrid
08/12/14 23:35 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Latin American Herald Tribune. Documents recently declassified by the French intelligence services make it clear that the famous fashion designer Coco Chanel was a diehard Nazi true believer and a spy invo...
» Picasso Artwork Valued at $85,000 Stolen in Miami
08/12/14 23:35 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Latin American Herald Tribune. A silver plate designed by Spanish artist Pablo Picasso and valued at $85,000 was stolen during an art exhibition in Miami.
» Russia and Nicaragua sign Naval Basing/Visitation ...
08/12/14 23:33 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Geopolitical Aspects PR Political Status. The proposed canal would pass through Lake Nicaragua , Central America's largest lake, and will be between 230 meters and 520 meters (755 feet to 1,706 feet) wide ...
» Puerto Rico police find missing girls; arrest 2 - Yahoo News
08/12/14 23:32 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Geopolitical Aspects PR Political Status. Puerto Rico police find missing girls; arrest 2 Yahoo News SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rico police say they have found two young half-sisters who had been ...
» How to respond to assertive Russia Close encounters with Russia - CNN International
08/12/14 23:32 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Geopolitical Aspects PR Political Status. CNN International How to respond to assertive Russia Close encounters with Russia CNN International (CNN) -- Last week, the news broke that Russian aircraft will c...
» Cine mai crede în „The New York Times“ - Adevărul
08/12/14 23:31 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Geopolitical Aspects PR Political Status. Adevărul Cine mai crede în „The New York Times“ Adevărul Articolul „ Russian Money Suspected Behind Fracking Protests”, semnat de Andrew Higgins, şi apărut în ediţ...
» Drug-busting Royal Navy warship tackles fourth smuggling ship - Portsmouth News
08/12/14 23:30 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Geopolitical Aspects PR Political Status. Drug -busting Royal Navy warship tackles fourth smuggling ship Portsmouth News 'This latest haul of drugs , following in the wake of Argyll's aid effort to Bermuda...
» S&P: FBI probe won’t impact Prepa rating
08/12/14 23:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Caribbean Business. S&P: FBI probe won’t impact Prepa rating A federal probe reaching into the Puerto Rico Aqueduct & Sewer Authority wil ... GDB ramps up pressure on oil tax The Government Develop...
» Feds warn of transit shutdown fallout
08/12/14 23:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Caribbean Business. Feds warn of transit shutdown fallout The federal government is warning Puerto Rico officials about the potential fall ... Construction industry pushes HTA bailout, says jobs, economy a...
» Iconic Mexican comedian ‘Chespirito’ dies at 85
08/12/14 23:19 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Caribbean Business. Iconic Mexican comedian ‘Chespirito’ dies at 85 MEXICO CITY — Roberto Gomez Bolanos, the iconic Mexican comedian who wrote and p ... Issued: November 29, 2014 The federal government is ...
» Monday, December 1st, 2014
08/12/14 23:19 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Caribbean Business. Monday, December 1st, 2014 Governor says he has votes for HTA bailout, calls off mass transit shutdown Gov. Alejandro García Padilla took to the airwaves Sunday saying he has enough v ....
» Quiet Atlantic hurricane season ends
08/12/14 23:17 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Caribbean Business. Quiet Atlantic hurricane season ends Issued: December 1, 2014 This year’s relatively quiet Atlantic hurricane season has come to an end. The federal government is warning Puerto Rico of...
» PR gains on global corruption index
08/12/14 23:17 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Caribbean Business. PR gains on global corruption index Puerto Rico climbed slightly in an annual corruption index released by Transpare ... Issued: December 3, 2014 Aerostar Airport Holdings has tapped Pu...
» US cleanup of Culebra set to become law
08/12/14 23:16 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Caribbean Business. US cleanup of Culebra set to become law Resident Commissioner Pedro Pierluisi’s bill to require the Department of Defens ... San Juan recognized as one of world’s ‘most resilient’ citie...
» Badillo, first Puerto Rico-born congressman, dies in NYC
08/12/14 23:16 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Caribbean Business. Badillo, first Puerto Rico-born congressman, dies in NYC NEW YORK — Herman Badillo, a Bronx politician who became the first person born i ... Feds bust HTA treasurer in kickback scheme ...
» Fitch: Tax, utility hikes could prolong PR recession, challenge local
08/12/14 23:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Caribbean Business. Fitch: Tax, utility hikes could prolong PR recession, challenge local banks Fitch Ratings is reiterating its position that tax and utility hikes could prolo ... Hundreds of illegal slot...
» Friday, December 5th, 2014
08/12/14 23:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Caribbean Business. Friday, December 5th, 2014 Mega ship docks in PR after pier revamp Royal Caribbean International’s newest mega cruise ship, Quantum of the Seas, vi ... Mega ship docks in PR after pier ...
» Puerto Rico climbed slightly in an annual corruption index released
08/12/14 23:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Caribbean Business. Puerto Rico climbed slightly in an annual corruption index released by Tran ... Oil tax hike squeaks through Senate; HTA bailout bill goes to conference Puerto Rico’s Senate narrowly pa...
» For US unemployed, job market hits a turning point
08/12/14 23:13 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Caribbean Business. For US unemployed, job market hits a turning point Issued: December 6, 2014 WASHINGTON — Look past the booming November job gain of 321,000 reported Friday — the best figure in three ye...
» Surge pricing: Uber's $40B valuation. Worth it?
08/12/14 23:13 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Caribbean Business. Surge pricing: Uber's $40B valuation. Worth it? NEW YORK — Can a company that didn't exist five years ago, an upstart with a ... Legislative changes still needed to pull off $2.95 billi...
» Surge in businesses seeking shield from paying Christmas bonuses
08/12/14 23:12 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Caribbean Business. Surge in businesses seeking shield from paying Christmas bonuses The number of Puerto Rico businesses seeking waivers from paying mandated Christ ... China stocks jump as disappointing ...
» Oil tax bill heads to conference committee
08/12/14 23:12 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Caribbean Business. Oil tax bill heads to conference committee Legislation to surge Puerto Rico’s petroleum tax to bailout the Highways & T ... Science proves high heels do have power over men PARIS — ...
» PR identity theft kingpin sentenced
08/12/14 23:11 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Caribbean Business. PR identity theft kingpin sentenced The leader of a Puerto Rican identity trafficking organization has been sentence ... Issued: December 8, 2014 Florida-based pharmaceutical company Ro...
» Putin's Eastern Gas Deals Are Just for Show - Bloomberg View
08/12/14 13:39 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Putin - Google News. Bloomberg View Putin's Eastern Gas Deals Are Just for Show Bloomberg View In May, Putin went to Beijing to press for a $400 billion contract to send gas to China through a new pipeline...
» Спецслужбы НАТО выяснили, что Путин поменял планы по Донбассу - к отделению больше не стремится - NEWSru.com
08/12/14 13:39 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from путин – Новости Google. TOP News.RU Главная | Deutsche Welle Спецслужбы НАТО выяснили, что Путин поменял планы по Донбассу - к отделению больше не стремится NEWSru.com Спецслужбы некоторых стран НАТО, изуч...
» Орешкин: Путин в бешенстве от того, что в мышеловку загнал себя сам. Он уже махнул рукой на Донбасс - GORDONUA.COM
08/12/14 13:37 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from путин – Новости Google. GORDONUA.COM Орешкин: Путин в бешенстве от того, что в мышеловку загнал себя сам. Он уже махнул рукой на Донбасс GORDONUA.COM Российский политолог Дмитрий Орешкин в эксклюзивном инт...
» Does Netanyahu belong to the same club as Putin, Erdogan and Sissi? - Haaretz
08/12/14 13:35 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Putin - Google News. Haaretz Does Netanyahu belong to the same club as Putin , Erdogan and Sissi? Haaretz Evidence for this is ample as the six statesmen shaping the geopolitical climate — Russia's Czar Vl...
» Can Putin persuade Russians to move money out of their favorite Mediterranean ... - Quartz
08/12/14 13:35 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Putin - Google News. Quartz Can Putin persuade Russians to move money out of their favorite Mediterranean ... Quartz In his state-of-the-nation address to lawmakers last week, Russian president Vladimir Pu...
» Why Putin could get 'cold feet' over Ukraine - CNBC
08/12/14 13:33 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Putin - Google News. CNBC Why Putin could get 'cold feet' over Ukraine CNBC With Russia hit hard by a slump in the ruble, tumbling oil prices and Western sanctions, could President Vladimir Putin be wonder...
» Путин подарил Фрейндлих цветы и соломенную шляпу - РИА Новости
08/12/14 13:33 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from путин – Новости Google. РИА Новости Путин подарил Фрейндлих цветы и соломенную шляпу РИА Новости С.-ПЕТЕРБУРГ, 8 дек — РИА Новости. Президент России Владимир Путин осмотрел здание Большого драматического т...
» Putin Aide Says Israel is Training ISIS - Arutz Sheva
08/12/14 13:31 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Putin - Google News. Arutz Sheva Putin Aide Says Israel is Training ISIS Arutz Sheva In September, ISIS terrorists fresh from the conquest of the last Syrian military base in the north of the country sent ...
» Angela Merkel: Russia creating problems for EU-minded neighbours
08/12/14 12:38 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia | The Guardian. German chancellor reaffirms Nato’s commitment to defend member states in eastern Europe Angela Merkel has accused Russia of interfering in the domestic affairs of countries that are ...
» Angela Merkel: Russia creating problems for EU-minded neighbours - The Guardian
08/12/14 12:36 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. The Guardian Angela Merkel: Russia creating problems for EU-minded neighbours The Guardian Angela Merkel has accused Russia of interfering in the domestic affairs of countries that ar...
» Аварию вертолета Ми-8 в НАО мог вызвать отказ двигателя - Российская Газета
08/12/14 12:36 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from В мире – Новости Google. Коммерсантъ Аварию вертолета Ми-8 в НАО мог вызвать отказ двигателя Российская Газета Причиной крушения вертолета Ми-8 в Ненецком автономном округе мог стать отказ двигателя, сообщ...
» Angela Merkel: Russia is punishing countries for leaning towards Europe
08/12/14 12:33 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russian news, all the latest and breaking Russia news. German Chancellor says Moscow is "creating problems" for Ukraine, Georgia and Moldova for seeking closer ties with the European Union
» Putin Supporter Wants ‘Enemy of the People’ to Again Be a Criminal Charge
08/12/14 12:33 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The InterpreterThe Interpreter. Staunton, December 6 – http://windowoneurasia2.blogspot.com/2014/12/window-on-eurasia-putin-supporter-wants.html Moscow must restore the term “enemy of the people” as a crim...
» Khodorkovsky Speech Aired in St. Pete Hotel Despite Chaos
08/12/14 12:33 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The Moscow Times Top Stories. It seems St. Petersburg authorities on Sunday did not want a Holiday Inn conference room to show a speech by one of President Putin's most prominent and vocal critics: Mikhail...
» Портрет бандеровца и антисоветчика
08/12/14 12:32 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Uploads by Радио Свобода. Портрет бандеровца и антисоветчика Профессор Орест Лютый и его автор Антон Мухарский на Майдане и в зоне АТО. Интервью с Антоном Мухарским... From: Радио Свобода Views: 1495 83 2 ...
» Грузия просит мировое сообщество повлиять на внутренние дела России - Правда.Ру
08/12/14 12:32 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from В мире – Новости Google. Правда.Ру Грузия просит мировое сообщество повлиять на внутренние дела России Правда.Ру Министерство иностранных дел Грузии обеспокоено российскими военными учениями в Цхинвальском...
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mikenova shared this story from В мире – Новости Google. Правда.Ру Саудовская Аравия взялась за террористов. Арестовано более 130 человек Правда.Ру Саудовская Аравия решительно взялась за очишение страны от подозреваемых в терроризме. За...
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mikenova shared this story from В мире – Новости Google. 9 канал Израиль Массовые аресты террористов в Саудовской Аравии 9 канал Израиль Власти Саудовской Аравии арестовали 135 террористов, включая 16 сирийцев, сообщает в воскресенье, 7 ...