Thursday, June 11, 2015

World News Review - 8:55 PM 6/11/2015

World News Review - 8:55 PM 6/11/2015

» How China and Pakistan Are Beating India in the New Great Game
12/06/15 02:00 from The National Interest
Arif Rafiq Security, Asia, Middle East In South Asia and beyond, Islamabad and Beijing are giving New Delhi a run for its money. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited Bangladesh this week to bolster ties with his eastern neighbor’s...
» Dawn of the Drones
12/06/15 02:00 from The National Interest
Kelley Sayler Global Governance, Americas In our drone saturated world, "simple weaponized drones will increasingly be within the reach of virtually any state, non-state actor, or individual." We are living in a drone saturated world. In...
» Center for the National Interest Honors Secretary of Defense Ashton B. Carter
12/06/15 02:00 from The National Interest
John Allen Gay Politics, Americas The event featured appearances by National Security Adviser Susan E. Rice and Senator Pat Roberts. James Rosen, chief Washington correspondent for Fox News, was the emcee. This past Tuesday leading figur...
» Showdown: Is Greece Headed towards a Financial Meltdown?
12/06/15 02:00 from The National Interest
Milton Ezrati Economics, Europe Will Europe's financial crisis ever end? Athens and Europe have agreed to postpone their economic showdown for a few weeks. Currency and financial markets remain skeptical. Rightly so. This is far from a s...
» The Bear and the Elephant
12/06/15 02:00 from The National Interest
Maria Butina Politics, Americas "It may take the election of a Republican to the White House in 2016 to improve relations between the Russian Federation and the United States." It may take the election of a Republican to the White House ...
» Sorry, Obama: America Can't Contain China
12/06/15 02:00 from The National Interest
Rebecca Liao Security, Asia "Our clumsy statecraft these last few months in the Asia-Pacific betrays a deeply antiquated and dangerous misunderstanding of the Middle Kingdom and how to deal with its growing influence." Jon Huntsman, form...
» Germanwings co-pilot saw 41 MDs
11/06/15 20:40 from CNN.com
Before he plunged a plane into the French Alps, Germanwings Flight 9525 co-pilot Andreas Lubitz feared he was going blind and went to see dozens of doctors, a French prosecutor said Thursday.
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11/06/15 20:40 from Arts & Letters Daily
The realism of Anna Karenina . Tolstoy’s novel seems like reportage, and his technique casts a dream spell on readers. Janet Malcolm explains
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11/06/15 20:40 from Arts & Letters Daily
Mary Shelley wasn’t overtly political in her seven novels, two travelogues, and 23 short stories. But the influence of her outspoken mother, Mary Wollstonecraft , is evident throughout
» Review: Rajiv Joseph's 'Guards at the Taj' Is Dark, Powerful
11/06/15 20:36 from ABC News: ABCNews
Theater Review: Rajiv Joseph's dark and powerful 'Guards at the Taj' will leave you clapping
» B.B. King Probate Hearing in Las Vegas Postponed to June 22
11/06/15 20:35 from ABC News: ABCNews
B.B. King probate hearing in Vegas postponed to June 22; 4 kin fighting executor's appointment
» Obama Attends Congressional Baseball Game Before Trade Vote
11/06/15 20:34 from ABC News: ABCNews
Obama attends congressional baseball game the night before big trade vote
» Lifetime Film With Will Ferrell, Kristen Wiig Debuts June 20
11/06/15 20:34 from ABC News: ABCNews
'A Deadly Adoption,' a Lifetime film starring Will Ferrell and Kristen Wiig, debuts June 20
» Charges Against UVA Student Bloodied During Arrest Dropped
11/06/15 20:33 from ABC News: ABCNews
Charges dropped against University of Virginia student whose bloody arrest sparked outrage
» IMF Halts Its Greek Bailout Talks Amid Lack of Progress
11/06/15 20:32 from WSJ.com: World News
The International Monetary Fund said it was halting its bailout talks with Greece in a stark signal of its exasperation about a lack of progress toward a deal needed to avert a Greek default.
» Former Va. First Lady Files Final Brief With Appeals Court
11/06/15 20:32 from ABC News: ABCNews
Former Virginia first lady makes final written plea to appeals court in public-corruption case
» Investigators believe prison employee was in on escape plot
11/06/15 20:31 from Yahoo! News - Latest News & Headlines
DANNEMORA, N.Y. (AP) — Investigators believe a female prison employee had agreed to be the getaway driver in last weekend's escape by two killers but never showed up, a person close to the case told The Associated Press on Thursday.
» Why did Twitter boss stand down?
11/06/15 20:29 from BBC News - World
Why did Twitter boss feel he had to quit?
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11/06/15 20:29 from Arts & Letters Daily
“I could either shut up, that’s the end, get on with dying. Or, get gripped, which is what happened.” Jenny Diski on turning death into sentences.
» Twitter Boss Resigns As Founder Returns To Helm
11/06/15 20:28 from Sky News | World News | First For Breaking News
Amid disappointing growth in the site's user numbers, Dick Costolo is stepping down - as Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey returns.
» Teen ran ISIS twitter account
11/06/15 20:28 from CNN.com
A 17-year-old honors student is accused of dropping out of school to join terror group ISIS. CNN's Joe Johns reports.
» Theater Shooter's Ex Asked Him to See Therapist
11/06/15 20:28 from ABC News: ABCNews
Colorado theater shooter's former girlfriend asked him to see therapist
» Twitter's Costolo out as CEO
11/06/15 20:27 from Home - CBSNews.com
Social media company's co-founder will temporarily take the helm while it looks for a new chief executive
» Iran Backs Taliban With Cash and Arms
11/06/15 20:27 from WSJ.com: World News
Tehran has quietly increased its supply of weapons, ammunition and funding to the Taliban, and is now recruiting and training its fighters, posing a new threat to Afghanistan’s fragile security.
» World Digest: June 11, 2015
11/06/15 20:26 from World: World News, International News, Foreign Reporting - The Washington Post
south koreaSWITZERLANDAlleged cyberspying at Iran talks probedSwitzerland has opened an ­investigation into allegations of ­cyberespionage after a digital ­security firm detected an attack on computers used at venues for talks on Iran’s ...
» U.S. House Rejects Move To Force Vote On Waging War Against Islamic State
11/06/15 20:26 from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty
The U.S. House of Representatives June 11 rejected a measure to force lawmakers to vote by the end of March on providing the president with war powers to fight the Islamic State.
» Russian Charged With Spying In U.S. Asks Court To Dismiss Case
11/06/15 20:23 from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty
A Russian citizen who worked in Manhattan as a banker asked a federal judge June 11 to toss out charges that he participated in a Cold War-style Russian spy ring.
» A Monetary Culprit for Europe's Unemployment?
11/06/15 20:22 from WSJ.com: World News
Europe’s tight monetary policies aimed at controlling inflation and efforts to put the region on a path to a single currency may have hurt labor markets, writes Matthew Dalton.
» Pakistani-Born Brothers Sentenced For Plotting To Bomb New York CIty
11/06/15 20:20 from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty
Two Pakistani-born brothers, one of whom bicycled around New York City to scope out targets, were given maximum prison sentences June 11 for plotting to explode a bomb in the city in 2012.
» Judge Rules There's Evidence to Charge Officers in Tamir Rice's Death
11/06/15 20:20 from ABC News: ABCNews
Boy was holding a pellet gun when he was fatally shot.
» Longer-term aid needed to stem spike in baby deaths after disasters: experts
11/06/15 20:19 from Reuters: International
BANGKOK (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Families hit by Nepal's recent earthquakes risk losing their babies to hunger and disease over the next year unless they receive long-term help to boost their incomes and rebuild their homes, expert...
» China's Ex-Security Chief Zhou Yongkang Sentenced to Life in Prison
11/06/15 20:19 from WSJ.com: World News
China sentenced former state security chief Zhou Yongkang to life in prison for corruption and other crimes, cementing a Communist Party pledge to prosecute high-level malfeasance.
» Judge: Enough evidence to charge police in black boy's death
11/06/15 20:19 from AP Top Headlines At 7:05 a.m. EDT
CLEVELAND (AP) -- A judge said Thursday that enough evidence exists to charge two white policemen in the fatal shooting of a 12-year-old black boy who was holding a pellet gun, a largely symbolic ruling because he can't compel prosecutor...
» Twitter's Dick Costolo Stepping Down as CEO
11/06/15 20:16 from ABC News: ABCNews
Twitter chief stepping down as company struggles to build revenue, boost stock
» The Latest: Smith Rolls in on Hands-Free Motorized Vehicle
11/06/15 20:16 from ABC News: ABCNews
The Latest: Cavs' Smith rolls into locker room on hands-free motorized vehicle, nearly falls
» Bounty hunter kills country singer - Irish Independent
11/06/15 20:16 from Google News - Top Stories
Irish Independent Bounty hunter kills country singer Irish Independent A country music singer wanted on a driving under the influence charge has been shot dead by a bounty hunter in a gunfight at the musician's home, authorities said...
» New Michigan Law Lets Adoption Agencies Decline Referrals
11/06/15 20:16 from ABC News: ABCNews
Michigan's Snyder signs law letting adoption agencies decline referrals that violate beliefs
» South Korea Reports Four New Cases of MERS, Total 126
11/06/15 20:14 from World news
Ten people who tested positive for the MERS virus have died since the first case was diagnosed in South Korea on May 20.
» Modern art makes its mark in Mexico
11/06/15 20:14 from FT.com - World
New generation of artists flourishing
» Obama looks to save legacy from the Supreme Court
11/06/15 20:14 from CNN.com
It's the constitutional law professor in the Oval Office versus the Supreme Court, again.
» Parents Going Viral With Ugly Hair Cut Videos Shaming Kids
11/06/15 20:13 from ABC News: ABCNews
Parents countering ugly hair cut videos with hug-it-out versions instead
» Don Lemon seeks 'Sesame Street'
11/06/15 20:13 from CNN.com
In the spirit of CNN's "The Seventies" series, Don Lemon travels to arguably the most famous and influential address in all of American history: 123 Sesame Street.
» Union: Hackers Have Personnel Data on Every Federal Employee
11/06/15 20:10 from ABC News: ABCNews
Union: Hackers have personnel data, Social Security numbers on every US employee
» US could expand Iraq footprint further in fight with Islamic State - Washington Post
11/06/15 20:10 from Google News - World
Daily Times US could expand Iraq footprint further in fight with Islamic State Washington Post The United States may further expand its military footprint in Iraq, the top U.S. general said Thursday, a day after the White House announced...
» What is resveratrol and is it beneficial?
11/06/15 20:08 from Home - CBSNews.com
Pharmacist explains supplement that can cost up to $44,000 for a one-month supply
» 2 TV reporters cited for violating rules during Hastert's arraignment - Chicago Tribune
11/06/15 20:07 from Google News - Top Stories
Chicago Tribune 2 TV reporters cited for violating rules during Hastert's arraignment Chicago Tribune Former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert, who is accused of evading bank regulations and lying to the FBI in a hush money case, lea...
» Classic film of the week: The Misfits (1961)
11/06/15 20:05 from News | The Times
John Huston’s latter-day western exerts a doomy, morbid fascination that goes beyond what we see on the screen. Our hindsight...
» In apparent fallout from Bin Laden raid, aid group booted from Pakistan
11/06/15 20:05 from Los Angeles Times - World News
The government of Pakistan shuttered the offices of the international aid agency Save the Children on Thursday and ordered any foreign workers with the organization to leave the country within 15 days.
» China's former security chief sentenced to life for corruption - Irish Times
11/06/15 20:03 from Google News - World
Irish Times China's former security chief sentenced to life for corruption Irish Times China's former security chief Zhou Yongkang has been sentenced to life in prison, the state news agency Xinhua reported. He is the most senior...
» Suicide bomber and two gunmen attack Karnak temple in Luxor - Irish Times
11/06/15 20:03 from Google News - World
Irish Times Suicide bomber and two gunmen attack Karnak temple in Luxor Irish Times A suicide bomber and two gunmen attacked the Karnak temple in Luxor on Wednesday in the second assault in a week against Egypt's premier tourist site...
» Lifetime Film With Will Ferrell, Kristin Wiig Debuts June 20
11/06/15 20:02 from ABC News: ABCNews
'A Deadly Adoption,' a Lifetime film starring Will Ferrell and Kristin Wiig, debuts June 20
» US Judge Rules Against Family Over Nazi-Seized Masterpiece
11/06/15 20:02 from ABC News: ABCNews
US judge rules against family in effort to reclaim Nazi-seized masterpiece from Spanish museum
» India's Push to Offer Banking for All Tumbles on Empty Accounts
11/06/15 20:02 from Voice of America
More than half of a record 160 million accounts opened in India as part of a drive to offer banking to all are still empty, illustrating the massive task ahead for one of the government's most high-profile campaigns and the strain on ban...
» CDC Reminds Doctors to Watch Out for MERS
11/06/15 20:02 from World news
Doctors, hospitals and emergency rooms need to keep a look out for the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome virus, the CDC says.
» Christopher Lee ‘scared us and we loved him for it’
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
Sir Christopher Lee’s ability to entertain and terrify cinemagoers in a career that spanned more than 200 films attracted dozens...
» Boston Mayor Creates Gender-Neutral Bathrooms at City Hall
11/06/15 20:01 from ABC News: ABCNews
Boston mayor establishes gender-neutral bathrooms at City Hall to create welcoming environment
» The best places to buy your first home
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
First-time buyers face house prices ten times their wages in half of the local authority areas in the country, according...
» Richard Morrison: It’s time to move on national park extension
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
The very English quality of understatement has its place, but my flabber was well gasted by the restraint shown in...
» Golf lovers tee up for homes by the fairway
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
A four-bedroom terraced house overlooking the 18th hole at St Andrews was one of the most expensive houses sold in Scotland...
» UN peacekeepers traded food for sex
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
United Nations peacekeeping troops are preying on vulnerable women and children in some of the world’s most troubled regions by...
» Kenyan wives may face tough penalties for chopping off partners’ penises
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
There were calls last night for Kenya to impose draconian punishments on women who cut off their partner’s penis after...
» Riddle of new BB King will
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
BB King, the Blues legend, may have had a secret second will, according to four of his daughters. The late...
» Holiday homebuyers head for Gower bargains
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
Forget Devon and Cornwall — if you’re looking for a bargain, that is. Second-homebuyers in the know have, for some...
» Pole tape reveals hatred of Cameron
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
A Polish politician who was secretly recorded in a restaurant claiming that David Cameron had “f***ed up” by pandering to Eurosceptics...
» Sanctions helped to push 3 million Russians into poverty
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
Three million more Russians have slipped below the poverty line this year as a deepening economic crisis exacerbated by Western...
» Chinese spy chief gets life over £13m bribery
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
As Zhou Yongkang crushed dissent and fortified China’s already formidable domestic security system, the man dubbed the “king of hell”...
» Inmate’s top tips on how to get out of jail stress-free 
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
When escaping from a maximum security prison, it is important to remain calm. Once you are beyond the prison walls...
» We can’t cope with migrants any more, says Greek minister
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
Greece’s European partners have shown “criminal indifference” about the migrant crisis unfolding in the eastern Mediterranean, according to the government...
» Secret Cinema: Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away you went to the cinema, bought your popcorn and watched a...
» Four children took lives when parents found work
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
Four siblings aged between five and 13 have been found dead in southwest China after swallowing pesticide, the most common...
» French fall for the good, the sad and the ugly vegetables
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
When two former farmers started selling ugly fruit and vegetables that would usually end up in the bin, supermarkets chains...
» US airman shot by Nazis goes home after 70 years
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
An American pilot who was shot dead after being dragged from his burning fighter plane in the last days of...
» Mother of baby with Down’s condemns French for cruelty
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
A heartfelt internet rallying cry from the mother of a baby with Down’s syndrome has been embraced by mothers across France...
» Fox cubs ‘captured and raised for hunt’
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
A man has been arrested after 16 fox cubs were found in a barn, prompting claims that they were being kept...
» Flower girl bowled over by salute to Queen
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
Giving a posy of flowers to the Queen is not, in the grand scheme of things, meant to be a...
» Big John back on terracotta in zero year
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
What a joy to hear Lord Prescott explain Labour’s woes yesterday. Could anything be more perfect, on the day that...
» Friends and lovers bid riotous farewell to Allo Allo! writer
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
There were the sitcoms with which the writer Jeremy Lloyd made his name, such as ’Allo ’Allo! and Are You...
» The Sex Pistols at 18.9% APR? I feel cheated
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
I believed in the Sex Pistols. I believed in the whole snarling, spitting, swearing, anti-establishment sedition: here was a ferocious assault...
» The Times Diary (TMS): Tony Blair, dead again, making the headlines, and robins
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
A Khan-do kind of guy It is no surprise to learn that Tony Blair sees Genghis Khan as a role model....
» The single factor that makes you listen to Liz
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
How conservative we’ve become. That’s what I think when I look at Liz Kendall and the other four Labour leadership...
» A ‘yes’ vote is just the start of Dave’s problems
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
The best metaphor for European renegotiations is that, when Harold Wilson was persuading Enoch Powell to vote Labour because of...
» Stamp duty burden on homebuyers keeps rising as lifetime avergae hits £10,000
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
Homebuyers are on average spending almost £10,000 on stamp duty during their lifetime, with those in London paying almost £40,000....
» Farage and Le Pen fail to halt EU prying into Kremlin cash
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
Nigel Farage teamed up with the French far-right party of Marine Le Pen yesterday in a doomed attempt to block...
» Universities change degree marking to give more firsts
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
Almost half of universities have changed the way students’ work counts towards final degrees to allow more generous grading, a...
» Academics walk with zombies to prove the worth of humanities
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
The mention of humanities might conjure up images of bearded geography teachers talking about soil erosion but academics are going...
» Cancer man’s film tribute to devotion of dying dog
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
When a photographer from Oregon was diagnosed with cancer, his dog, Denali, lay for long days on his hospital bed,...
» Looting Shia militias transform Tikrit into city of ghosts
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
The Iranian-backed Shia militias used by the embattled Iraqi army to fight Islamic State have looted Tikrit and exiled most...
» US has reasons to be fearful
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
The United States has three key reasons to be concerned about Shia militias and their growing influence on the Iraqi...
» Florida swamped with Chinese ‘zombie’ drug
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
In the 1980s, Colombian kingpins trafficked vast quantities of cocaine through Miami. Now Florida faces a new narcotics threat —...
» Locums and the future of general practice
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
Sir, Further to your report (June 9) that one in four GPs is now a locum, may I highlight the...
» Americans warn Europe: you’re on your own
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
Foreign tour; tick. Photo op with a world leader; tick. Speech about the perils of appeasement; tick. So Jeb Bush...
» Estate agent shamed into losing anti-homeless spikes
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
The estate agent Foxtons suffered a further setback this week after one of its branches in London was petitioned to...
» Long wait for joined-up thinking on national parks
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
Campaigners pushing to extend two national parks in the Lake District and the Yorkshire Dales have urged ministers to make...
» Gap-year girl admits naked stunt charge
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
The British gap-year backpacker accused of causing a deadly earthquake by stripping off on a sacred Malaysian mountain has admitted...
» ‘Distractingly sexy’ women scientists make light work of sexism
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
With unflattering lab coats and enormous goggles to catch their tears, Twitter was awash yesterday with women scientists telling a...
» TV review: Stonemouth; The Tribe
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
Stonemouth BBC Two ** The Tribe Channel 4 **** Guilt lay draped as if in veils over part one of...
» Tech giants are ‘blocking requests for terror data’
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
A British security agency received only a quarter of the intelligence it needed from US internet companies while conducting an operation...
» Schoolboy ‘knifed teacher for taking his mobile phone’
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
A 14-year-old pupil is suspected of stabbing a science teacher yesterday after an argument over a mobile phone. Vincent Uzomah, 50,...
» Leaders quash Cameron’s EU reform hope
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
European leaders lined up to oppose David Cameron’s proposed EU reforms yesterday as he endured his most difficult day of...
» Prescott: David Miliband should shut up
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
Lord Prescott told David Miliband to “shut up” yesterday as he tore into Blairites and said some Labour leadership candidates...
» ‘James Bond’ clause gives spies licence to break law
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
British spies were given authority to break the law overseas on 13 occasions last year under a little known piece...
» Surveillance rules out of date and too complicated, report finds
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
Britain needs “a comprehensive and comprehensible new law” on the use of surveillance powers by police and intelligence services in...
» London Olympic legacy sinking fast as more Britons give up sport
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
Nearly 400,000 Britons have given up sport since the Olympic Games three years ago with more than half quitting in...
» British athletes urged to back freedom in Baku as European games begin
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
British athletes, including Nicola Adams, the Olympic gold medallist, have been urged to raise concerns, about human rights when they...
» Brummies must believe in themselves if the rest of us are to take them seriously
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
If we are to believe the hype, Birmingham is on the up as a destination for financial professionals. Last year...
» Fifa communications chief quits after joke backfires
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
Fifa was plunged into farce yesterday as its director of communications abruptly left the organisation after joking about the corruption...
» Three years  in jail for the Twitter terrorist
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
A “Twitter terrorist” who posted tens of thousands of messages encouraging people to join jihadist groups has been jailed for 3½...
» We must do more, says City banker who fought Isis in Syria
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
A former public schoolboy who left a job in the City to fight Islamic State in Syria has returned home to...
» Profile: David Anderson, QC
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
Like any reputable barrister, David Anderson, QC, insists on his independence from government. On his website he makes a point...
» Bendy battery could power smart watches
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
An armband battery that can stretch, twist and fold could be powering smart watches and phones within a few years,...
» Lust for blood and thunder is self-defeating
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
Amid the fascinating torrent of views about the failings of British football by Gordon Strachan on these pages the other...
» Milos Raonic’s green revolution
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
For even the most accomplished grass-court player, those first tentative sprints, twists and turns of the year on a lush...
» Brussels takes ebook fight to Amazon
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
Brussels has opened a new front in its war over the dominance of America’s technology groups by launching a formal...
» Adil Rashid gets his turn in spotlight
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
Surreal times indeed. First the re-enthused side pass 400 in a one-day innings. Then, yesterday, perhaps the most unlikely of...
» Take a break, court tells KitKat lawyers
11/06/15 20:01 from News | The Times
A European lawyer has raised two fingers to Nestlé’s attempt to trademark its popular four-finger KitKat bar. Melchior Wathelet, an advocate-general...
» Nude tourists at Southeast Asia's sacred sites spark exhibitionism fad worries
11/06/15 20:00 from stories: World
BANGKOK — Naked foreign tourists publicly cavorting at some of Southeast Asia's most historic and sacred sites are sparking anger among regional governments, which are concerned that exhibitionism at exotic destinations may be deve...
» VIDEO: Africa's best table tennis player
11/06/15 19:59 from BBC News - World
Qadri Aruna from Nigeria has beaten some of the top table tennis players in the world.
» Cops: Man Kills Self With Chemical Gas, 11 Sent to Hospital
11/06/15 19:59 from ABC News: ABCNews
Cops: Massachusetts man kills himself by releasing chemical gases, 11 people sent to hospital
» The Latest: Joey Crawford Officiating His 50th Finals Game
11/06/15 19:56 from ABC News: ABCNews
The Latest: Veteran Joey Crawford hits officiating milestone, working his 50th finals game
» Palmer, Koepka, Owen Shoot 64s for Lead at St. Jude Classic
11/06/15 19:56 from ABC News: ABCNews
Ryan Palmer, Brooks Koepka, Greg Owen shoot 64s to opening lead at St. Jude Classic
» US judge recommends criminal charges for officers who killed Tamir Rice
11/06/15 19:56 from Deutsche Welle: DW-WORLD.DE - Top Stories
A judge has ruled that two Cleveland police officers involved in the killing of an African-American boy should face charges. It's one of several recent killings by US police that have raised concern.
» Judge rules there's evidence to charge Cleveland officers - Washington Post
11/06/15 19:55 from Google News - Top Stories
TIME Judge rules there's evidence to charge Cleveland officers Washington Post CLEVELAND — A judge has ruled that evidence exists to charge two police officers in the fatal shooting of a 12-year-old boy who was holding a pellet gun o...
» Pentagon Calls for China to End Island-Building, Seeks More Military Contact
11/06/15 19:54 from Voice of America
U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter met a top Chinese general on Thursday and repeated a U.S. call for a halt to land reclamation in the South China Sea while stressing that the Pentagon remained committed to expanding military contacts wi...
» Ohio judge recommends police officers face charges in Tamir Rice case
11/06/15 19:54 from Yahoo! News - Latest News & Headlines
By Kim Palmer CLEVELAND (Reuters) - A Cleveland judge on Thursday found probable cause that a police officer who shot to death a 12-year-old boy last year should face a murder charge in an opinion that puts pressure on prosecutors. Munic...
» ​Coming to your iPhone: More apps you can't get rid of
11/06/15 19:49 from Home - CBSNews.com
The next version of iOS could be loaded with additional apps you can't install - whether you want them or not
» American man killed fighting ISIS "led by the Lord" - CBS News
11/06/15 19:47 from Google News - World
CBS News American man killed fighting ISIS "led by the Lord" CBS News An American volunteer who was killed fighting the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) was honored in Turkey on Thursday. Hundreds lined the streets as a c...
» Eleanor Hawkins 'sorry' for naked mountain prank in Malaysia - Irish Examiner
11/06/15 19:46 from Google News - World
Irish Examiner Eleanor Hawkins 'sorry' for naked mountain prank in Malaysia Irish Examiner A British graduate blamed for triggering an earthquake by posing naked and allegedly urinating on a sacred mountain knows what she did was...
» Country Singer Randy Howard Killed In Gunfight with Bounty Hunter - People Magazine
11/06/15 19:45 from Google News - Top Stories
People Magazine Country Singer Randy Howard Killed In Gunfight with Bounty Hunter People Magazine Country singer Randy Howard was shot and killed by a bounty hunter at his home in Lynchburg, Tennessee Tuesday night, PEOPLE confirms. Acco...
» British phone-hacking scandal was a low point for Rupert Murdoch
11/06/15 19:44 from Los Angeles Times - World News
Rupert Murdoch’s legacy will forever be tarnished by the phone-hacking scandal that has engulfed British journalism for a decade.
» The Bilderberg conference: world government or mythical secret clique?
11/06/15 19:43 from Deutsche Welle: DW-WORLD.DE - Top Stories
After last week's G7 summit, political and business leaders are due to meet again. The new venue is a hotel in Tyrol, Austria, but everything else remains a secret. The event is called the Bilderberg conference.
» Is Ebola staging a comeback?
11/06/15 19:42 from CNN.com
It seemed like the number of people contracting Ebola in West Africa was on the decline. But now, officials say that trend has stalled, with dozens of new cases of the deadly virus reported so far this month.
» Manhunt focuses on prison area; Philly tip discredited - USA TODAY
11/06/15 19:42 from Google News - Top Stories
USA TODAY Manhunt focuses on prison area; Philly tip discredited USA TODAY Hundreds of law enforcement officers converged on a few square miles of dense woods Thursday in hopes that fresh leads would bring to justice two killers who esca...
» Putin keeps Pope waiting 1 hour
11/06/15 19:41 from CNN.com
There aren't many world leaders prepared to keep the Pope hanging around for a meeting. Russia's President is perhaps the only one.
» General: New US hub in Iraq could be model
11/06/15 19:40 from AP Top Headlines At 7:05 a.m. EDT
NAPLES, Italy (AP) -- The Pentagon's top general said Thursday the U.S. military's reach could extend even further into Iraq if the anti-Islamic State campaign gains momentum, and he held out the possibility of eventually recommending to...
» Hackers nabbed data on every federal employee, union claims - Fox News
11/06/15 19:40 from Google News - Top Stories
Fox News Hackers nabbed data on every federal employee, union claims Fox News A major cyberattack on U.S. federal personnel data was far graver than the Obama administration has acknowledged, with hackers obtaining information on every f...
» Hungary nuclear plans face challenge
11/06/15 19:35 from BBC News - World
Hungary challenged on Russian reactor deal
» Dementia Drug Developer Axovant Climbs After $315M IPO
11/06/15 19:33 from ABC News: ABCNews
Dementia drug developer Axovant nearly doubles after IPO prices above estimates at $315M
» Once-ousted Twitter CEO gets 2nd chance to run service - Washington Post
11/06/15 19:33 from Google News - Top Stories
Charlotte Observer Once-ousted Twitter CEO gets 2nd chance to run service Washington Post SAN FRANCISCO — Twitter once dumped co-founder Jack Dorsey as its CEO because he was deemed unqualified for the job. Now, the short-messaging servi...
» Shin Shoots Bogey-Free 66, Leads Women's PGA Championship
11/06/15 19:31 from ABC News: ABCNews
South Korean Jenny Shin shoots bogey-free, 7-under-66 to lead Women's PGA Championship
» Obama Says Neutral in NBA, Roots for NHL's Blackhawks
11/06/15 19:31 from ABC News: ABCNews
Obama refuses to take sides in NBA championship but openly roots for NHL's Chicago Blackhawks
» Pregnant Mom of 12 Pleads Not Guilty to Child Neglect Charge
11/06/15 19:29 from ABC News: ABCNews
Pregnant mother of 12 who kept kids in trash-filled home pleads not guilty to child neglect
» Clinton's launch speech to focus on her mother's life
11/06/15 19:28 from Top Stories
Hillary Clinton will reintroduce herself on Saturday by highlighting her personal journey.
» American teenager pleads guilty to helping Islamic State
11/06/15 19:28 from Yahoo! News - Latest News & Headlines
A 17-year-old from Virginia pleaded guilty in court on Thursday to charges of conspiring to help Islamic State militants, the first time the United States has prosecuted a minor as an adult in such a case. Ali Amin, of Manassas, Virginia...
» Once-Ousted Twitter CEO Gets 2nd Chance to Run Service
11/06/15 19:28 from ABC News: ABCNews
Twitter co-founder's return as interim CEO latest dramatic twist in company's history
» Pakistan expels aid agency Save the Children
11/06/15 19:27 from World: World News, International News, Foreign Reporting - The Washington Post
ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — Pakistani authorities expelled the U.S.-based aid agency Save the Children from the country on Thursday, sealing its office in the capital and giving staff members 15 days to leave due to “anti-Pakistan activities,”...
» Costolo Exit at Twitter Kick-Starts Deal Speculation - New York Times
11/06/15 19:27 from Google News - Top Stories
New York Times Costolo Exit at Twitter Kick-Starts Deal Speculation New York Times For deal makers, the departure of a chief executive always raises an interesting question: Is that company for sale? Merger advisers are almost certainly ...
» Former female friend said Holmes talked about killing - USA TODAY
11/06/15 19:27 from Google News - Top Stories
USA TODAY Former female friend said Holmes talked about killing USA TODAY CENTENNIAL, Colo. -- A woman who dated the Aurora theater shooting defendant says she never felt he was dangerous but suggested he see a therapist after he talked ...
» Can Scott Walker win the Harley vote?
11/06/15 19:26 from CNN.com
In Iowa, you need every vote you can get -- especially from the state's huge number of Harley enthusiasts.
» FLOTUS to guest edit 'More' magazine
11/06/15 19:26 from CNN.com
First Lady Michelle Obama can now check "guest-edit a magazine" off her bucket list.
» US wrestling star Dusty Rhodes dies
11/06/15 19:25 from BBC News - World
One of wrestling's biggest stars, Dusty Rhodes, who billed himself as "The American Dream", has died aged 69.
» Pentagon repeats call for China to end island building, seeks more military contact
11/06/15 19:24 from Reuters: International
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter met a top Chinese general on Thursday and repeated a U.S. call for a halt to land reclamation in the South China Sea while stressing that the Pentagon remained committed to expandi...
» Workers Begin Filling Panama Canal's Newly Expanded Locks
11/06/15 19:24 from ABC News: ABCNews
Workers begin filling Panama Canal's newly enlarged locks in preparation for bigger ships
» Sessions: 
11/06/15 19:24 from Breitbart News Network
Sessions: Final Warning Jeff Sessions’ final “critical alert,” one of several he’s issued throughout the Obamatrade process, shows House Ways and Means Committee chairman Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) has been engaged in deception as he attempts...
» Riyadh flays meddling in Badawi case - Arab News
11/06/15 19:22 from Google News - World
Arab News Riyadh flays meddling in Badawi case Arab News RIYADH: Saudi Arabia on Thursday denounced the interference of some countries and organizations in its internal affairs and its judiciary, saying it is unacceptable. An official so...
» James Holmes' girlfriend testifies: Horror movies, Google Chat, 'doing evil' - Los Angeles Times
11/06/15 19:19 from Google News - Top Stories
Los Angeles Times James Holmes' girlfriend testifies: Horror movies, Google Chat, 'doing evil' Los Angeles Times She was James E. Holmes' first sexual partner. On date No. 1, they attended a festival of horror films. He b...
» AP images of Vietnam War make homecoming in exhibit
11/06/15 19:18 from AP Top Headlines At 7:05 a.m. EDT
HANOI, Vietnam (AP) -- They were the images that communicated the horrors of war in ways words could not....
» Rupert Murdoch to hand Fox CEO title to son James-source - Reuters
11/06/15 19:17 from Google News - Top Stories
Reuters Rupert Murdoch to hand Fox CEO title to son James-source Reuters NEW YORK Rupert Murdoch, the 84-year old media baron, will hand over the chief executive reins at entertainment conglomerate Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (FOXA.O) t...
» Federal regulators go after crowdfunding scam
11/06/15 19:17 from AP Top Headlines At 7:05 a.m. EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Federal regulators are going after people who raise money online through crowdfunding sites like Kickstarter and GoFundMe but don't follow through on their promises....
» Labor says PM should explain Iraq troop plan - Sky News Australia
11/06/15 19:17 from Google News - World
Sky News Australia Labor says PM should explain Iraq troop plan Sky News Australia The opposition wants Prime Minister Tony Abbott to clarify whether he's about to send more troops to Iraq. Mr Abbott's talking with coalition coun...
» Inside Hillary's house-party strategy
11/06/15 19:16 from Top Stories
Clinton's "ramp-up" period, as her campaign calls it, ends Saturday.
» Russian banker asks judge to reject charges that he's a spy
11/06/15 19:13 from stories: World
NEW YORK (AP) - A Russian citizen who worked in Manhattan as a banker asked a federal judge Thursday to toss out charges that he participated in a Cold War-style Russian spy ring. Lawyers for Evgeny Buryakov filed papers in Manhattan fed...
» What has Louisiana got on the last of the Angola Three?
11/06/15 19:12 from AP Top Headlines At 7:05 a.m. EDT
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- Louisiana's attorney general is insisting on a third trial for the last of the "Angola Three," calling the prison activist who spent decades in solitary confinement after the killing of a guard in 1972 "the most dange...
» California Tries to Save Salmon in Wine Country Creeks
11/06/15 19:10 from ABC News: ABCNews
California scrambles to save endangered salmon in Wine Country creeks running dry in drought
» Paraguay ends Conmebol immunity
11/06/15 19:09 from BBC News - World
Paraguay ends diplomatic immunity for the offices of South America's Conmebol football association, with top officials facing US corruption charges.
» Carson: Gay rights aren't civil rights
11/06/15 19:09 from CNN.com
Ben Carson said Wednesday night that he was "irritated" by the comparison between the fight for same-sex marriage rights and the Civil Rights Movement because there's no overt segregation against gays.
» Jurors Hear Opening Statements in Federal Cyberstalking Case
11/06/15 19:07 from ABC News: ABCNews
Jurors hear opening remarks in federal cyberstalking trial of Delaware court shooter's family
» With Memories of Mom, Clinton Seeks Reintroduction to Voters
11/06/15 19:07 from ABC News: ABCNews
With stories of mother's struggle, Clinton seeks reintroduction in first major campaign speech
» Carly Fiorina: It's time for the GOP to reclaim the term feminist - Politico
11/06/15 19:05 from Google News - Top Stories
Politico Carly Fiorina: It's time for the GOP to reclaim the term feminist Politico Running as the only female presidential contender in a party still dogged for its “war on women,” Carly Fiorina on Thursday laid out her vision of th...
» 2015-06-11Ukraine News: Equal rights for gays still distant dream in Ukraine
11/06/15 19:04 from Mike Nova - Google+
2015-06-11 Ukraine News: Equal rights for gays still distant dream in Ukraine | EU lawmakers slam Russia, demand sanctions maintained | IMF says still discussing next review with Ukraine | Bill Bradley: 5 Steps for Peace in Ukraine Nick ...
» Body of American Killed Fighting IS Handed Over to Family
11/06/15 19:03 from ABC News: ABCNews
Body of American killed fighting with Kurds against IS handed over to family
» Manhunt unnerves quiet towns
11/06/15 19:03 from CNN.com
Dogs pick up a scent | Relationship with prison worker investigated | Notorious manhunts
» Prolific Smith rescues Australia
11/06/15 19:03 from BBC News - World
Steve Smith's unbeaten 135 helps Australia recover from 16-2 to 258-4 on day one of the final Test with West Indies.
» Chief: Rush for Details Fed False Police-Shooting Narrative
11/06/15 19:03 from ABC News: ABCNews
Philly commissioner: Rush to provide information perpetuated false police-shooting narrative
» The Latest on prison escape: Woman seen as level-headed - seattlepi.com
11/06/15 19:03 from Google News - World
seattlepi.com The Latest on prison escape: Woman seen as level-headed seattlepi.com 6:30 p.m. (EDT). A neighbor of a New York prison worker under scrutiny says she can't believe her lighthearted but down-to-earth neighbor would have ...
» Inter-Korean Complex Gears Up to Fight MERS
11/06/15 19:02 from Voice of America
South Korean companies at the Kaesong Industrial Complex have begun distributing masks to North Korean workers at the inter-Korean complex amid growing concern over MERS, Middle East Respiratory Syndrome. South Korean officials are runni...
» No watchdog probe over Orgreave
11/06/15 19:02 from BBC News - World
South Yorkshire Police will not be investigated over its handling of violent clashes between miners and officers at Orgreave coking plant in 1984, the police watchdog says.
» The end of wild fish?
11/06/15 19:01 from BBC News - World
Can farmed fish meet the world's appetite for seafood?
» Network Rail in reliability probe
11/06/15 19:01 from BBC News - World
Britain's Rail regulator is to investigate Network Rail's performance accusing the company of delivering poor punctuality and reliability on some of its busiest commuter routes.
» Greece crisis: IMF dramatically walks out of creditor negotiations
11/06/15 19:01 from The Independent - World RSS Feed
The International Monetary Fund dramatically walked out of the Greek creditor negotiations and the president of the European Council has issued a stark warning to Athens that “there is no more time for gambling”.
» Tony Abbott brags that he halted the spread of 'visually awful' wind farms
11/06/15 19:01 from The Independent - World RSS Feed
With a 22,300-mile coastline, offshore winds and almost perpetual sunshine, Australia could be leading the world in replacing carbon-spewing fossil fuels with renewable-energy sources.
» 7 shows that mattered in the '70s
11/06/15 19:00 from CNN.com
If television is a mirror of its times, the 1970s were a very confused era indeed.
» Can Walker win the Harley vote?
11/06/15 19:00 from CNN.com
In Iowa, you need every vote you can get -- especially from the state's huge number of Harley enthusiasts.
» Help Don Lemon get to 'Sesame Street'
11/06/15 19:00 from CNN.com
In the spirit of CNN's "The Seventies" series, Don Lemon travels to arguably the most famous and influential address in all of American history: 123 Sesame Street.
» Carly Fiorina: It's time for the GOP to reclaim the term feminist
11/06/15 18:59 from Top Stories
"Change is difficult and slow."
» Pentagon Puts Cost of US War Against IS at $2.7B
11/06/15 18:59 from Voice of America
The U.S. has spent more than $2.7 billion on the war against Islamic State militants in Iraq and Syria since bombings began last August, and the average daily cost is now more than $9 million, the Pentagon said Thursday. Releasing a deta...
» Cadyville, NY, a Focus as Manhunt for Escaped Killers Continues - Wall Street Journal
11/06/15 18:58 from Google News - Top Stories
Wall Street Journal Cadyville, NY, a Focus as Manhunt for Escaped Killers Continues Wall Street Journal CADYVILLE, N.Y.—The hunt for two convicted murderers who escaped from an upstate New York state prison intensified on this small loca...
» Syrian al-Qaeda branch accused of massacring minority Druze
11/06/15 18:58 from World: World News, International News, Foreign Reporting - The Washington Post
BEIRUT — Militants linked to al-Qaeda have shot dead at least 20 members of Syria’s minority Druze community during a standoff at a village in a northwestern province, according to monitoring and opposition groups.Read full article >...
» Country singer Randy Howard killed after shootout with bounty hunter - Toronto Sun
11/06/15 18:56 from Google News - Top Stories
Toronto Sun Country singer Randy Howard killed after shootout with bounty hunter Toronto Sun Country singer Randy Howard has died following a shootout with a bounty hunter at his Tennessee home on Tuesday night. The 65-year-old singer, w...
» Financing drug innovation: Cost versus cure
11/06/15 18:54 from AEI » Latest Content
Editor’s note: “Breaking the bank: Three financing models for addressing the drug innovation cost crisis” by J.D. Kleinke and Nancy McGee, DrPH was published in the May 2015, Vol. 8, No.3 Issue of American Health & ...
» Suspect in Custody in Fatal Stabbings of Mom, Teen Daughter
11/06/15 18:53 from ABC News: ABCNews
Suspect in custody in fatal stabbings of mom and teen daughter, wounding of younger girl
» Photos: Jennifer Lawrence Steps Out in New York City
11/06/15 18:53 from ABC News: ABCNews
This month's hottest celebrity pictures.
» Brothers Jailed Over 'Evil' NYC Terror Plot
11/06/15 18:52 from Sky News | World News | First For Breaking News
One sibling researched how to make bombs on the internet using items such as Christmas tree lights and chemicals, a court heard.
» Court Says Net Neutrality Rules Will Go Into Effect Friday
11/06/15 18:52 from ABC News: ABCNews
Federal appeals court won't delay new Internet rules, but fight likely to continue
» Liverpool reject City Sterling bid
11/06/15 18:51 from BBC News - World
Liverpool reject a £25m bid from Manchester City for England forward Raheem Sterling.
» Doctors thought Germanwings co-pilot was unfit to fly, prosecutor says - Washington Post
11/06/15 18:51 from Google News - World
ABC News Doctors thought Germanwings co-pilot was unfit to fly, prosecutor says Washington Post BERLIN — Doctors consulted by the pilot who crashed Germanwings Flight 9525 considered him unfit to fly, but they withheld the information fr...
» Ohio Judge Recommends Police Face Charges in Rice Case
11/06/15 18:49 from Voice of America
A Cleveland judge on Thursday found probable cause that police officers involved in the shooting death of a 12-year-old boy who was holding a replica gun should face charges, but the opinion is advisory only and the decision is up to pro...
» Nevada Court Blocks Philippine Province's Barrick Gold Suit
11/06/15 18:49 from ABC News: ABCNews
Nevada justices reject jurisdiction appeal in Philippine province's effort to sue Barrick Gold
» Rupert Murdoch to hand Fox CEO title to son James
11/06/15 18:49 from Reuters: Top News
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Rupert Murdoch, the 84-year old media baron, will hand over the chief executive reins at entertainment conglomerate Twenty-First Century Fox Inc to his 42-year-old son James, a source familiar with the situation said...
» Aging Cemetery Provides Native Hawaiian Genealogical Details
11/06/15 18:49 from ABC News: ABCNews
Deteriorating Honolulu cemetery provides Native Hawaiians with links to ancestry
» Trade Adjustment Assistance: What You Need to Know 
11/06/15 18:48 from White House.gov Blog Feed
The 21st century economy is driven by an ever-changing global marketplace. What was once a fledgling business or industry can quickly grow to redefine consumer demand and reshape our workforce. Americans are the most productive workforce...
» Prosecutor: Germanwings co-pilot feared going blind
11/06/15 18:47 from CNN.com
Before he plunged a plane into the French Alps, Germanwings Flight 9525 co-pilot Andreas Lubitz feared he was going blind and went to see dozens of doctors, a French prosecutor said Thursday.
» US police face Tamir Rice charges
11/06/15 18:45 from BBC News - World
A policeman who shot and killed 12-year-old Tamir Rice in Cleveland, Ohio, should be charged with murder, a judge has ruled.
» US Diplomat: Russia Has Told 'Outright Lies' About Ukraine
11/06/15 18:43 from Voice of America
Samantha Power, the United States' U.N. ambassador, sharply attacked Russia on Thursday during a speech in Kyiv, Ukraine. She used her address to praise the Ukrainian people for what she called their courage in dealing with Russian aggre...
» Possible clues found in hunt for 2 killers
11/06/15 18:41 from CNN.com
Relationship with prison worker investigated | Notorious manhunts | Search unnerves towns
» Kasich forgives Lebron James
11/06/15 18:41 from Top Stories
The governor is no longer upset about James' 2010 decision to leave Cleveland.
» Islamists in Syria Kill Members of Minority
11/06/15 18:41 from WSJ.com: World News
Al Qaeda-linked Nusra Front rebels killed more than 23 members of Syria’s Druse minority—the deadliest attack on the religious group since the war began more than four years ago.
» Abortion decline sparks new debate
11/06/15 18:40 from Latest News
Shannon Bream reports
» Ohio judge recommends police officers face charges in Tamir Rice case - Reuters
11/06/15 18:38 from Google News - Top Stories
Reuters Ohio judge recommends police officers face charges in Tamir Rice case Reuters CLEVELAND A Cleveland judge on Thursday found probable cause that a police officer who shot to death a 12-year-old boy last year should face a murder c...
» Pakistani-American Brothers Sentenced in NYC Terror Plot
11/06/15 18:36 from Voice of America
Two Pakistani-American brothers were sentenced to long prison terms Thursday for a bomb plot to attack New York City in 2012. Raees Qazi, 22, and Sheheryar Qazi, 32, both naturalized U.S. citizens from Pakistan, were sentenced to 35 year...
» IMF quits Greek talks; EU tells Tsipras to stop gambling
11/06/15 18:35 from Reuters: Top News
WASHINGTON/BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The International Monetary Fund dramatically raised the stakes in Greece's stalled debt talks on Thursday, announcing that its delegation had left negotiations in Brussels and flown home because of major d...
» Calls for aid to Syria's Druze after al Qaeda kills 20 | Reuters - Firstpost
11/06/15 18:33 from Google News - World
Toronto Star Calls for aid to Syria's Druze after al Qaeda kills 20 | Reuters Firstpost BEIRUT/AMMAN Fighters from Syria's al Qaeda branch, the Nusra Front, have killed at least 20 Druze villagers, raising fear for one of Syria&#...
» Colorado Schools to Track Marijuana Offenses by Students
11/06/15 18:33 from ABC News: ABCNews
Colorado schools will track how often students get punished for using marijuana
» Judge Who Donated to Hastert to Stay on Hush-Money Case
11/06/15 18:32 from ABC News: ABCNews
Federal judge who donated to Dennis Hastert to stay on former speaker's hush-money case
» No charges over Palestinian children killed in Gaza beach bombing
11/06/15 18:32 from Deutsche Welle: DW-WORLD.DE - Top Stories
The Israeli army has dropped criminal proceedings over four Palestinian children killed by an airstrike on a Gaza beach last July. The incident sparked international criticism after journalists witnessed the event.
» FIFA Chief Spokesman Resigns
11/06/15 18:28 from WSJ.com: World News
FIFA’s chief spokesman resigned from world soccer’s governing body, amid a widening corruption scandal that has already triggered the resignation of President Sepp Blatter.
» What's next for Twitter? - USA TODAY
11/06/15 18:28 from Google News - Top Stories
Charlotte Observer What's next for Twitter? USA TODAY SAN FRANCISCO — With Twitter Chief Executive Dick Costolo stepping down, what does the future hold for the struggling social media company? "We're looking for someone who...
» Georgian leader’s appointment makes Ukraine personal for Vladimir Putin
11/06/15 18:28 from The Independent - World RSS Feed
“I discussed this personally with Putin a while ago. I said: ‘Vladimir Vladimirovich, the payback for your country for supporting separatists would be that violence would come back to hit you as well.’ Putin said: ‘If anyone tries anythi...
» What 70s TV viewers were hungry for
11/06/15 18:27 from CNN.com
Every decade of television seems to evolve and differentiate itself, almost naturally, with a new level of exploration and growth.
» Rumsfeld's admission way too late
11/06/15 18:27 from CNN.com
Hindsight is 20-20, but only some of us are blessed with the kind that allows us to excuse our own mistakes by saying that back when we were making them, we knew things would work out terribly. Such is the wisdom of former Defense Secret...
» 'Women were being inspected like cattle'
11/06/15 18:27 from CNN.com
Nothing prepared me for what I saw and heard when I visited refugees from the conflict with the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant.
» U.S.: Russian jet within 10 feet
11/06/15 18:26 from CNN.com
A Russian fighter jet, flying at high speed, came within 10 feet of a U.S. Air Force reconnaissance aircraft in international airspace over the Black Sea late last month, several U.S. officials told CNN Thursday.
» Video shows cop revive unresponsive baby
11/06/15 18:25 from CNN.com
Albuquerque Officer Martin Smith resuscitated an unconscious baby, and the heroic act was caught on camera. CNN affiliate KOAT reports.
» Doctors felt Germanwings co-pilot was unfit to fly, prosecutor
11/06/15 18:25 from - The Washington Post
Doctors felt Germanwings co-pilot was unfit to fly, prosecutor says ‘Trouble with girls?’ Female scientists mock Nobel laureate with #DistractinglySexy photos Why gray hair has become a sign of a fall from grace for Chinese officials Why...
» Pentagon looks at reoccupying chain of Iraqi bases
11/06/15 18:24 from FT.com - World
Idea would see US advisers assist Iraqi military through ‘lily-pads’ acros north
» New Oregon Law Allows for a Year of Birth Control at a Time
11/06/15 18:24 from ABC News: ABCNews
New Oregon law allows women to access a year's worth of birth control pills at a time
» Langer Ties Course Record, Leads Senior Players Championship
11/06/15 18:24 from ABC News: ABCNews
Langer ties course record with 6-under-par 65, leads Senior Players Championship on first day
» Rupert Murdoch Positions Sons to Lead 21st Century Fox - Wall Street Journal
11/06/15 18:24 from Google News - Top Stories
Wall Street Journal Rupert Murdoch Positions Sons to Lead 21st Century Fox Wall Street Journal Media mogul Rupert Murdoch has been grooming his sons for years to take the reins at his global entertainment empire. Now, that leadership tra...
» Judge: Probable cause to charge cops in Tamir Rice case
11/06/15 18:23 from CNN.com
A judge has reviewed the facts around the shooting death of 12-year-old Tamir Rice and said he believes prosecutors should move forward with charges against the officers involved.
» US to start shake-up of internet rules
11/06/15 18:23 from FT.com - World
Telecoms groups barred from selling ‘fast lanes’ to providers
» Authorities: Hit Man Probably Knew He Went to Wrong House
11/06/15 18:23 from ABC News: ABCNews
Authorities: Hit man likely knew he went to wrong Ohio house in 2006 vengeance slaying
» Intern discovers planet
11/06/15 18:22 from CNN.com
Advice to interns: work hard and make your mark. And if you can discover a new planet while you're at it, you could also be pushing the boundaries of our knowledge.
» Colombia's FARC rebels step up infrastructure attacks, kill three police
11/06/15 18:22 from Reuters: International
BOGOTA (Reuters) - Colombia's FARC rebels shot dead three police officers on Thursday and brought down an energy pylon, cutting off power to half a million people in the country's south, the military said, as the Marxist group steps up a...
» Senator's 'Bro' Joke About Graham Caught on Live Mic
11/06/15 18:20 from ABC News: ABCNews
Sen. Mark Kirk insists the crack was a "joke between friends."
» Colombia's FARC Steps Up Attacks on Energy Infrastructure, Kill 3 Police Officers
11/06/15 18:20 from Voice of America
Colombia's FARC rebels shot dead three police officers on Thursday and brought down an energy pylon, cutting off power to half a million people in the country's south, the military said, as the Marxist group stepped up attacks amid stumb...
» Elephants have a secret language
11/06/15 18:19 from CNN.com
It turns out elephants stomp the ground for a reason. Behavioral ecologist Caitlin O'Connell discovered a way elephants speak, using underground vibrations.
» Accrediting Body: Academic Fraud Nets UNC 1-Year Probation
11/06/15 18:19 from ABC News: ABCNews
Accrediting agency: University of North Carolina on 1-year probation over academic fraud case
» The Latest: Kansas Governor Could Cut $394M From Colleges
11/06/15 18:18 from ABC News: ABCNews
The latest in Kansas tax debate: Brownback says he $394M from universities to balance budget
» Launch Commentator for Apollo 11 Moon Shot, Jack King, Dies
11/06/15 18:18 from ABC News: ABCNews
Launch commentator for Apollo 11 moon shot, Jack King, dies near Cape Canaveral, Florida
» Novelist Rescued by Maritime Students After Sailboat Damaged
11/06/15 18:17 from ABC News: ABCNews
Ship training maritime college students rescues author from damaged sailboat in Atlantic
» Rupert Murdoch to hand over Fox reins to son James -source
11/06/15 18:17 from Reuters: Top News
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Rupert Murdoch, the 84-year old media baron, will hand over the chief executive reins at entertainment conglomerate Twenty-First Century Fox Inc to his 42-year-old son James, a source familiar with the situation said...
» Landslides bury 6 villages in Nepal, 41 people killed - Times of India
11/06/15 18:16 from Google News - World
The Indian Express Landslides bury 6 villages in Nepal, 41 people killed Times of India KATHMANDU: At least 41 people were killed today in a landslide triggered by heavy rainfall that buried six villages in Nepal's mountainous northe...
» Murdoch's Sons to Become CEO, Co-Chair at 21st Century Fox
11/06/15 18:16 from ABC News: ABCNews
Murdoch prepares to name sons James, Lachlan to CEO, co-chair at 21st Century Fox
» Court declines to suspend U.S. net neutrality rules
11/06/15 18:16 from Reuters: Top News
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - New U.S. Internet traffic regulations, known as net neutrality rules, will go into effect on Friday after a federal appeals court rejected the telecommunications industry's request to partly suspend their implement...

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