Friday, July 10, 2015

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» Is the alliance between Russia and Iran growing? - YouTube
10/07/15 19:34 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Published on Jul 10, 2015 The United States is watching carefully the dangerous alliance that is growing between Russia and Iran. CNN's Barbara Starr reports.
» Greece could be grinding toward a deal
10/07/15 19:29 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Home - CBSNews.com. The country's latest package of offers is getting serious consideration, with a decision from the EU coming this weekend
» On Twitter, Scott Walker Says He Is Running for President - New York Times
10/07/15 19:29 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. Politico On Twitter, Scott Walker Says He Is Running for President New York Times In what appears to be either a premature presidential announcement or a tease of one to get atte...
» Detroit-area cancer doctor sobs during sentencing
10/07/15 19:28 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Home - CBSNews.com. Dr. Farid Fata admitted he had inflicted needless pain and suffering on more than 500 of his patients
» So Many People Want To Hear Donald Trump Speak, They Need Bigger Venues - Huffington Post
10/07/15 19:28 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. Huffington Post So Many People Want To Hear Donald Trump Speak, They Need Bigger Venues Huffington Post WASHINGTON -- The size of the crowds who want to hear Donald Trump speak h...
» AP Top News at 6:28 p.m. EDT
10/07/15 19:25 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from TheUnion local.com | TheUnion.com. AP Top News at 6:28 p.m. EDT Greece's Tsipras tries to rally support for austerity deal ATHENS, Greece (AP) - Greece's prime minister acknowledge Friday the reforms his g...
» US psychologists linked to CIA torture
10/07/15 19:23 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World News. Report finds industry body turned blind eye to interrogations
» Former Vatican ambassador goes on trial in child abuse case
10/07/15 19:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Jozef Wesolowski, a former archbishop and papal ambassador to the Dominican Republic, will go on trial on Saturday accused of child sex offences in a case seen...
» Group's Effort to Charge 2 Officers in Boy's Death Dismissed
10/07/15 18:33 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ABC News: Top Stories. Group's effort to charge 2 white police officers in black boy's shooting death dismissed
» State Dept. splits with Obama's Joint Chiefs nominee... - YouTube
10/07/15 18:28 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Published on Jul 10, 2015 State Dept. spokesman John Kirby weighs in on General Joseph Dunford's assertion that Russia poses the greatest threat to U.S. national security.
» Royals mark 75th Battle of Britain anniversary - YouTube
10/07/15 18:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Published on Jul 10, 2015 Keep up-to-date with the latest news, subscribe here: http://bit.ly/AFP-subscribe Britain's royal family watched a flypast by Spitfires and Hurricanes at Buckingham Palace to mark th...
» Army Reducing Force by 40,000
10/07/15 18:05 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from VOAvideo's YouTube Videos. From: VOAvideo Duration: 01:43 The U.S. Army is cutting 40,000 troops over the next three years. Our Pentagon correspondent Carla Babb reports that the cuts come amid global ...
» Obama Names Tunisia Major Non-NATO Ally
10/07/15 18:04 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. President Barack Obama named Tunisia a major non-NATO ally Friday, making it eligible for closer strategic and military cooperation with the United States. Obama said during a visit by Tu...
» UN Arms Ban on Iran Remains a Hurdle to Nuclear Deal - New York Times
10/07/15 18:04 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. Business Recorder UN Arms Ban on Iran Remains a Hurdle to Nuclear Deal New York Times VIENNA — One of the last major obstacles to concluding a historic nuclear deal with Iran is a disp...
» Angela Merkel and François Hollande urge Ukraine leader to give rebels self-rule
10/07/15 18:02 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World news. In a rare and blunt message, the German and French leaders call on Petro Poroshenko to ensure partial self-rule for the pro-Russian separatist east
» Omar Sharif dies aged 83 'after suffering heart attack in Cairo'
10/07/15 18:01 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from News | Mail Online. The Hollywood star is understood to have died of a heart attack at a hospital in Cairo, where he was resting after being diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease.
» Prince Philip gets impatient and swears during photocall for Battle of Britain
10/07/15 18:01 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from News | Mail Online. The Duke of Edinburgh seemed to lose patience at how long it was taking for the photographs to be taken at the RAF Club.
» Islamic State Militants Attack Iraqi Forces In Anbar
10/07/15 17:53 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Islamic State (IS) militants have attacked Iraqi security forces near the two main cities of the western province of Anbar.
» French, German Leaders Press Ukraine On Constitutional Reforms
10/07/15 17:53 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angel Merkel have called on Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko to ensure partial self-rule for the pro-Russian ...
» U.N. Arms Ban on Iran Remains a Hurdle to Nuclear Deal
10/07/15 17:52 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. The sanctions, first passed in 2006, ban the shipment of conventional arms into and out of Iran and appeared to have been resolved months ago.
» Turkey Arrests 21 Suspected of Ties to ISIS
10/07/15 17:52 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. In early morning raids Friday in Istanbul and Sanliurfa Province, which borders Syria, the police also seized automatic rifles, ammunition and military uniforms.
» Rio de Janeiro subway assailants shoot man dead, force shutdown
10/07/15 17:52 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Assailants shot and killed a man beside a subway-station ticket counter in central Rio de Janeiro Friday afternoon, prompting a shutdown of the station and r...
» AP EXPLAINS: Confederate battle flag, flown around US South
10/07/15 17:52 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AP Top Headlines At 3:19 p.m. EDT. The Confederate battle flag has been removed from South Carolina's Statehouse grounds, in the wake of the massacre of nine African-Americans - including a state senator -...
» 'Communist crucifix' gift to pope in Bolivia raises eyebrows
10/07/15 17:50 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Euronews's YouTube Videos. From: Euronews Duration: 01:33 Pope Francis in Bolivia on his South American tour looked somewhat bemused when his host President Evo Morales handed him an unusual gift : a w...
» Vienna talks on Iran nuclear deal will continue over weekend
10/07/15 17:47 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Euronews's YouTube Videos. From: Euronews Duration: 00:56 Talks in Vienna to reach an agreement on the Iran nuclear question will continue into the weekend. As another deadline passed, Britain's foreig...
» Omar Sharif has died aged 83
10/07/15 17:46 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Euronews's YouTube Videos. From: Euronews Duration: 00:46 Actor Omar Sharif, best known for his title role as Doctor Zhivago in the Oscar-winning film, has died, Egyptian state television said. He was ...
» Palmyra Empties as Bombs Rain Down
10/07/15 17:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. Syria regime’s air campaign to loosen Islamic State’s grip on the historic city has sent its residents fleeing and further endangered its famed antiquities.
» Srebrenica Burials to Continue, 20 Years On --- Photos
10/07/15 17:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. Photographer Pablo Cobos has documented the past two burial ceremonies for victims of the Srebrenica massacre, which have become an annual ritual as victims’ remains are identified two...
» U.S.-Canada Dairy Spat Sours Trade Talks
10/07/15 17:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. A dairy spat between the U.S. and Canada is emerging as the thorniest issue souring final talks to conclude the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade pact.
» The Holy Land's Surprising Wave of Tourism
10/07/15 17:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. Despite the violence rattling the Middle East, religious tourists are flocking to Israel, Jordan and the Palestinian territories.
» WorldViews: That look you get when you give the pope a crucifix shaped like a hammer and sickle
10/07/15 17:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World: World News, International News, Foreign Reporting - The Washington Post. It's the kind of gaze you see when a relative hands a present to a child after not seeing them for a few years.They don't qui...
» Inside The Cartels: Business Of Cooking Crack
10/07/15 17:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World News - Breaking international news and headlines | Sky News. Sky News gains unprecedented access to the most notorious Mexican drug cartels and meets crack cooks who claim to be "the best".
» Cancer Doctor Jailed For 'Huge, Horrific' Fraud
10/07/15 17:42 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World News - Breaking international news and headlines | Sky News. The oncologist, who subjected hundreds of victims to thousands of unnecessary treatments, tearfully blames his "quest for power".
» Iran nuclear talks deadline missed due to split between US, Russia, China over ... - CBS News
10/07/15 17:26 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. CBS News Iran nuclear talks deadline missed due to split between US, Russia , China over ... CBS News VIENNA -- Iran has blamed bickering between the U.S. and its negotiating partners...
» Greece is flirting with Russia to make Europe jealous - Business Insider - Business Insider
10/07/15 16:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Business Insider Greece is flirting with Russia to make Europe jealous - Business Insider Business Insider Over the past few months, Greece and Russia have exhibited a serious case of...
» Western Toughness Causing Putin to Pursue De Facto Annexation of Donbas Rather than New Aggression in Ukraine, Piontkovsky Says
10/07/15 16:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Window on Eurasia -- New Series. Paul Goble Staunton, July 10 – Because the Western powers have made it clear that they will react harshly to any further Russian advance into Ukraine, Vladimir Putin has sh...
» 'Let's just swap Greece for Puerto Rico', suggests German finance minister Wolfgang Schäuble
10/07/15 16:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from - Europe RSS Feed. What's the best way to mend Greece's financial problems? By playing swapsies with the US, at least according to Germany's Wolfgang Schäuble.
» Four Ways Ukraine Isn't Greece
10/07/15 16:42 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. The simultaneous debt crises faced by Ukraine and Greece have spawned comparisons between the two countries’ financial situations. But their predicaments differ in severa...
» Pope Speaks Out Against Greed, Apologizes for Colonialism
10/07/15 16:42 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Pope Francis spoke out against corporate greed and apologized for colonialism in the Americas in a speech Thursday in a meeting of groups working for the unemployed, landless and impoveri...
» US Personnel Chief Resists Calls to Resign Amid Data Hack
10/07/15 16:41 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. The head of the U.S. government's personnel office, OPM, is rejecting bipartisan calls for her resignation following revelations that hackers stole the personal information of more than 2...
» Kerry Setting Records with Long Vienna Stay
10/07/15 16:40 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has been locked in this round of Iran nuclear talks for a longer period than any top American official has devoted to a single international negotiation...
» Министр финансов Германии предложил США обменять Грецию на Пуэрто-Рико - РБК
10/07/15 16:39 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from В мире – Новости Google. РБК Коммерсантъ Министр финансов Германии предложил США обменять Грецию на Пуэрто-Рико РБК Министр финансов Германии Вольфганг Шойбле предложил своему американскому коллеге Джеку Л...
» Putin's China Syndrome
10/07/15 16:38 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. The new Sino-Russian partnership was on display this week. And it's clear who's boss.
» VOA Video: Pentagon's Warren Discusses Islamic State
10/07/15 16:37 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. It’s been one year since the Islamic State announced the territory it had seized in Syria and Iraq constituted an Islamic caliphate, and the Pentagon is settling in for a years-long battl...
» High-ranking Vatican official Jozef Wesolowski set to stand trial for child abuse
10/07/15 16:36 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from - Europe RSS Feed. Jozef Wesolowski, the first important Vatican official to be charged with paedophilia, is set to stand trial in a Holy See court tomorrow.
» FBI: Church Shootings Suspect Got Past Background Check
10/07/15 16:36 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. The FBI said Friday that the man accused of shooting nine parishioners at a church in Charleston, South Carolina, last month should not have been allowed to buy a gun. The FBI said Dylann...
» In Athens, Greeks Muse on Tsipras’s Abrupt Reversal
10/07/15 16:35 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > Europe. Greeks were struggling to process the news, gird themselves for further budget cutbacks and assess what they had gotten for their efforts to stand against the European orthodoxy.
» Moscow creates taskforce to identify suspected remains of tsar's children
10/07/15 16:35 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia | The Guardian. Remains have been in state archives for nearly a decade, since being discovered by a builder more than 40 miles away from the burial site of their family Russia has launched a new dr...
» Russia unveils 'straight' flag, internet responds | euronews, world news - euronews
10/07/15 16:04 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. PRI TIME Russia unveils 'straight' flag, internet responds | euronews, world news euronews Vladimir Putin's United Russia Party has unveiled a 'straight flag' in an effort to countera...
» Greek energy minister unveils plan for €2bn gas deal with Russia - FT.com - Financial Times
10/07/15 16:04 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Financial Times Greek energy minister unveils plan for €2bn gas deal with Russia - FT.com Financial Times EU policy makers are concerned that Russia could take advantage of the crisis...
» The new Eastern Bloc: China, Russia and India are joining forces - Newsweek - Newsweek
10/07/15 16:03 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Newsweek The new Eastern Bloc: China, Russia and India are joining forces - Newsweek Newsweek the world's population. If the hopes of its leading backers – particularly Russia – are r...
» Russia Doubling Military Troops on Novaya Zemlya In Arctic by 2020 - International Business Times
10/07/15 16:03 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. International Business Times Russia Doubling Military Troops on Novaya Zemlya In Arctic by 2020 International Business Times Russian President Vladimir Putin observes exercises in the...
» Greece finally admits €2bn gas pipeline deal with Russia - Telegraph - Telegraph.co.uk
10/07/15 16:03 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Telegraph.co.uk Greece finally admits €2bn gas pipeline deal with Russia - Telegraph Telegraph.co.uk Greece has admitted for the first time it is planning a €2bn gas pipeline with Rus...
» Putin in the middle as Russian spies meddle in Greece - Business Insider - Business Insider
10/07/15 16:02 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Business Insider Putin in the middle as Russian spies meddle in Greece - Business Insider Business Insider This financial and political uncertainty in Athens — and across Europe in ge...
» Joint Chiefs Nominee Says Russia Could Pose 'Existential Threat' To U.S. : The ... - NPR
10/07/15 16:02 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. NPR Joint Chiefs Nominee Says Russia Could Pose 'Existential Threat' To U.S. : The ... NPR The Obama administration's nominee to become the next chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff ...
» Russia Cracks Down on Moscow Election Monitors - Newsweek
10/07/15 16:02 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Newsweek Russia Cracks Down on Moscow Election Monitors Newsweek Russian authorities on July 7 searched the Moscow office of the Golos Association, the country's leading election-moni...
» Russia Says Its Economy Is Fine - Daily Beast
10/07/15 16:01 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Daily Beast Russia Says Its Economy Is Fine Daily Beast When the European Union extended economic sanctions on Russia until January 31, 2016, it caused little kerfuffle among pro-Krem...
» PETER HANNAFORD: How Russia threatens Internet freedom - Washington Times - Washington Times
10/07/15 16:01 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Washington Times PETER HANNAFORD: How Russia threatens Internet freedom - Washington Times Washington Times Paranoia apparently played a role in the legislation. Russian leader Vladim...
» Big loser in any nuclear deal with Iran may be Russia - Reuters - Reuters Blogs (blog)
10/07/15 16:01 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Reuters Blogs (blog) Big loser in any nuclear deal with Iran may be Russia - Reuters Reuters Blogs (blog) A general view of Iran's Bushehr nuclear power plant, built by Russia , Octob...
» Malaysia Airlines MH17: Russia rebukes push for UN tribunal - World - CBC News - CBC.ca
10/07/15 16:01 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. CBC.ca Malaysia Airlines MH17: Russia rebukes push for UN tribunal - World - CBC News CBC.ca "I don't see any future for" this resolution, Russian UN Ambassador Vitaly Churkin said in...
» ISIS Comes to Russia - The Daily Beast - Daily Beast
10/07/15 16:00 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Daily Beast ISIS Comes to Russia - The Daily Beast Daily Beast Estimates of the size of the insurgency are hard to come by, as Russian official statistics are notoriously unreliable, ...
» Russia must not be allowed to rewrite Srebrenica's history | Natalie ... - The Guardian
10/07/15 16:00 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. The Guardian Russia must not be allowed to rewrite Srebrenica's history | Natalie ... The Guardian Russia must not be allowed to rewrite Srebrenica's history. In denying the term geno...
» The Russian Air Force is falling out of the sky - The Week - The Week Magazine
10/07/15 16:00 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. The Week Magazine The Russian Air Force is falling out of the sky - The Week The Week Magazine Now, after months of aggressive flying, Russia's overworked air force is falling out of ...
» US beating drums of war against Russia to increase European defense ... - RT.com - RT
10/07/15 15:59 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. RT US beating drums of war against Russia to increase European defense ... - RT.com RT Several senior American officials say Russia is the greatest threat to their country's national ...
» Joint Chiefs Nominee Warns of Threat of Russian Aggression
10/07/15 15:57 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > United States Defense and Military Forces. Gen. Joseph F. Dunford Jr., at his Senate confirmation hearing, pointed to the Russian government’s aggressive behavior and its nuclear arsenal.
» Incoming Joint Chiefs Chairman Calls Russia, China Top Threats
10/07/15 15:55 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Defense News - Home. In Senate testimony, Gen. Joseph Dunford puts the two countries ahead of the Islamic State group on his list of national security concerns.             
» AF: Next-Gen Bomber Award Could Slip Into Fall
10/07/15 15:55 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Defense News - Home. The Air Force award of a contract for the long-range strike bomber, originally expected last spring, could take up to three more months, Air Force officials said.       ...
» OSCE Condemns Russia's Actions In Ukraine
10/07/15 15:55 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Defense News - Home. The Organization of Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) passed a resolution at its summit meeting in Helsinki Thursday roundly condemning Russia's actions and military intervent...
» OPM hack hit potentially millions of troops, vets
10/07/15 15:54 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Defense News - Home. A defense official confirmed that records of current and former service members dating back to at least 2000 were breached.             
» US Army Cuts Would Hit Nearly Every Base
10/07/15 15:54 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Defense News - Home. The US Army announced a plan to cut 40,000 troops that would impact nearly every Army installation, warning that the reductions could grow if Congress cannot reach a deal to avert sequ...
» Russia in Review
10/07/15 15:34 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs - The US-Russia Initiative to Prevent Nuclear Terrorism. July 10, 2015 Russia in Review: a digest of useful news from U.S.-Russia Initiative to Prevent N...
» Russia’s economic crunch puts pain drugs out of reach, even for the sickest
10/07/15 15:04 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Europe News: News and Headlines from Europe - The Washington Post. NAKHABINO, Russia — For the five years that doctors have battled the cancerous tumor pressing on her son’s spine, Elena Knyazeva has faced...
» Epic murder trial tests Austrian justice
10/07/15 15:03 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - World. How claims of Kazakh intrigue have tested Austrian justice
» Islamic State fighters attack troops in Iraq's Anbar province
10/07/15 15:01 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Islamic State militants attacked Iraqi security forces on Friday near the two main cities of the western province of Anbar, where authorities plan a counter-offensi...
» Russia says Srebrenica perpetrators should be brought to justice
10/07/15 15:01 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia called on Friday for all people responsible for the 1995 Srebrenica massacre of 8,000 Muslim men and boys to be brought to justice.
» Interim Agreement With Iran Is Extended as Negotiations Continue
10/07/15 15:01 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. The extension of the interim agreement will maintain a freeze on much of Iran’s nuclear program in return for modest sanctions relief while negotiators continue to meet.
» US Govt Agency Chief Quits After Huge Hack
10/07/15 15:00 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World News - Breaking international news and headlines | Sky News. The US has accused China of the attack, but the Beijing foreign ministry said the allegation was "absurd logic".
» U.S. Army Plans Steps to Reinforce Europe
10/07/15 14:59 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. The head of the U.S. Army says he is taking steps to mitigate the reduction of American forces in Europe, moves that would allow the U.S. more easily to rotate additional forces to the...
» Iran Blames U.S. for Delays on Nuclear Deal
10/07/15 14:59 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. Iranian officials have begun a campaign to assure citizens that the government has done everything possible to reach an agreement that lifts economic sanctions.
» Defense in Colorado theater shooting trial rests its case
10/07/15 14:59 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AP Top Headlines At 2:14 p.m. EDT. CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) -- The defense in the Colorado theater shooting trial rested its case Friday after trying to show James Holmes was legally insane when he opened fi...
» Secretary Kerry does not believe Russia is existential threat: State Department
10/07/15 14:59 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry does not agree with Marine Corps General Joseph Dunford that Russia poses an existential threat to the United States, the Stat...
» San Francisco shooting: a game-changer for immigration policy?
10/07/15 14:46 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Christian Science Monitor | USA. New York — After a seven-time felon and five-time deportee from Mexico apparently shot and killed a California woman at random last week, the nation’s long-stan...
» Katherine Archuleta, Director of Office of Personnel Management, Resigns
10/07/15 14:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . WASHINGTON — Katherine Archuleta, the director of the Office of Personnel Management, resigned Friday, one day after it was revealed that sweeping cyberintrusions at the agency resulted in the theft of ...
» Statehood Is the Only Antidote for What Ails Puerto Rico - The New York Times
10/07/15 13:54 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
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» cyberattacks on us chronology - Google Search
10/07/15 13:51 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . The history of cyber attacks - a timeline - Nato <a href="http://www.nato.int/.../" rel="nofollow">www.nato.int/.../</a> timeline /.../i... Cached Similar North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO)...
» cyberattacks on us - Google Search
10/07/15 13:49 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . In the news Prepare for more cyber attacks on US Financial Times ‎ - 1 day ago Washington needs to answer the question that Kissinger once asked of Europe: 'Who do I ... Report: The Trillion-Dollar...
» cyberwar on us - Google Search
10/07/15 13:48 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . The Reality of Cyberwar Politico - 17 hours ago A surprise attack, the beginning of long feared “ cyber war ” or the “cyber Pearl ... (Cows, meanwhile, killed 22 people in the U.S. last year...
» OPM Director Resigns After Devastating Hacks
10/07/15 13:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ABC News: Politics. Embattled Office of Personnel Management Director Katherine Archuleta has resigned, officials said today. White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest told reporters that Archuleta offered ...
» Illegal Defiance on Same-Sex Marriage
10/07/15 13:02 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . The Supreme Court could not have been clearer when it ruled late last month that states may not refuse to marry same-sex couples. “The right to marry is a fundamental right inherent in the liberty of th...
» Volcanic Ash Shuts Airports in Bali
10/07/15 12:00 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. Drifting ash from a volcanic eruption in Indonesia shut down airports on Bali and Lombok, stranding passengers and disrupting local businesses at the peak of the summer holiday season.
» Pope Francis' Visit to Bolivian Prison Highlights Abuses Within
10/07/15 12:00 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. Like prisons across Latin America, extortion, drug abuse, gang violence and sexual assault are commonplace in the penitentiary the pontiff will visit
» Sexually abused girls face pipeline to prison in U.S.: report
10/07/15 11:58 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. WASHINGTON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - What landed Mia Paz in jail was the sexual abuse she had suffered as a child.
» Russia's Putin upbeat on Ukraine crisis solution
10/07/15 11:58 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. UFA, Russia (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Friday that there were more chances for Ukraine crisis to be successfully resolved rather than for it to fail.
» After BRICS, Putin Hosts Shanghai Cooperation Organization Summit In Ufa
10/07/15 11:57 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Russian President Vladimir Putin hosted regional leaders at a summit of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) on July 10, a second day of meetings meant to show the...
» Austria Court Acquits Late Kazakh Presidential Son-In-Law's Associates
10/07/15 11:57 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Two associates of Rakhat Aliev, the deceased ex-son-in-law of Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbaev, have been acquitted of double murder.
» Putin Says Greece Has Not Asked Russia For Aid
10/07/15 11:57 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Russian President Vladimir Putin says Greece has not asked Moscow for aid to overcome its debt problems.
» Greek Crisis Threatens To Become Crisis In Georgia, Too
10/07/15 11:57 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. The economic crisis in Greece is sending painful shock waves through Georgia. The flow of as much as $20 million a month in remittances from the tens of thousands of Geor...
» Sinosphere Blog: Kenneth G. Lieberthal on the Political Effects of China’s Stock Market Plunge
10/07/15 11:56 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. Mr. Lieberthal, an observer of Chinese politics and a former policy maker in Washington, discusses the implications for President Xi Jinping, who until now had benefited from an aura of omn...
» Putin Criticizes U.S. Role in Afghanistan
10/07/15 11:55 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. At a gathering of regional leaders, President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia said a decade of Western military intervention had failed to improve security in the war-torn nation.
» Chinese Authorities Appear to Detain 4 Human Rights Lawyers
10/07/15 11:55 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. The reasons for the The reason for moves against the lawyers remained unclear, but several lawyers and activists suspected an effort it could be the start of a campaign to crush China’s “ri...
» 'Cannabis island' found in Crimea
10/07/15 11:54 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - World. Police find haul of cannabis plants on a manmade island.
» In Bolivian prison visited by pope, money buys survival
10/07/15 11:53 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AP Top Headlines At 10:48 a.m. EDT. SANTA CRUZ, Bolivia (AP) -- Two years after 36 people died in a fierce battle between rival gangs, not much has changed inside Bolivia's biggest prison: Inmates still ru...
» IS offers a mix of brutality, charity during Ramadan
10/07/15 11:53 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AP Top Headlines At 10:48 a.m. EDT. BEIRUT (AP) -- During the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, the Islamic State group is showing two faces to the millions who live under its rule in Iraq and Syria - handing ...
» 3,134,0113,134,011New Tensions Emerge in Iran Nuclear Talks Thursday July 9th, 2015 at
10/07/15 03:00 from Mike Nova - Google+
3,134,011 3,134,011 New Tensions Emerge in Iran Nuclear Talks Thursday July 9th, 2015 at 7:18 PM New Tensions Emerge in Iran Nuclear Talks Thursday July 9th, 2015 at 7:18 PM WSJ.Com: World News 1 Share Heated exchanges took place among f...
» Saud al-Faisal, Saudi Foreign Minister for 40 Years, Dies at 75
09/07/15 21:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Former Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Saud al-Faisal died Thursday, Saudi Arabian sources and media close to the kingdom's ruling family reported, two months after he was replaced followin...
» Russia Makes Veiled Threat To Veto MH17 Tribunal Plan At UN
09/07/15 21:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Russia said it will oppose a draft United Nations resolution establishing an international tribunal to prosecute those who shot down Malaysian Flight MH17 over Ukraine.
» US hacking breach hit more than 21 million people
09/07/15 21:39 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World news. Obama administration says scale of cyber attack far bigger than first admitted
» FBI Says ISIS Arrests Helped Prevent July 4th Attacks
09/07/15 21:38 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ABC News: Top Stories. FBI Director James Comey said that the agency arrested more than 10 ISIS related suspects and possibly foiled plots related to July 4.
» Pope calls for new economic order, criticizes capitalism
09/07/15 21:37 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. SANTA CRUZ, Bolivia (Reuters) - Pope Francis on Thursday urged the downtrodden to change the world economic order, denouncing a "new colonialism" by agencies that impose austerity prog...
» New Tensions Emerge in Iran Nuclear Talks
09/07/15 19:18 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. Heated exchanges took place among foreign ministers as Washington and Tehran struggled to overcome remaining hurdles to a final agreement over Tehran’s nuclear program.
» ECB Forced to Contemplate 'Grexit'
09/07/15 19:17 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. The European Central Bank has insisted since the beginning of the Greek crisis that membership of the currency bloc is irreversible. But recently a change of mood has become palpable a...
» US foiled Fourth of July terrorist attack says FBI
09/07/15 19:16 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World news. Islamic State-inspired terror plots had been planned around the US for the Fourth of July holiday weekend
» FBI Chief: Agents Stopped Multiple Terror Plots Ahead of July 4
09/07/15 19:16 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. The head of the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation said Thursday that agents broke up a number of terror plots in the weeks leading up to the Independence Day holiday. "I do believe our...
» Greece Offers Up Proposals In Hopes of a $59 Billion Bailout
09/07/15 19:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from TIME. ATHENS — Greece finally met a deadline that counted on Thursday and made a series of sweeping proposals that its creditors needed by midnight to set off a mad rush toward a weekend deal to stav...
» Greece seeks bailout totaling $55 billion, offers painful spending cuts - Washington Post
09/07/15 19:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. The Indian Express Greece seeks bailout totaling $55 billion, offers painful spending cuts Washington Post ATHENS — Greece is seeking another bailout totaling at least 50 billion euros...
» The Latest: Greece Seeks 53.5B Euros in New Bailout Package - New York Times
09/07/15 19:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. New York Times The Latest: Greece Seeks 53.5B Euros in New Bailout Package New York Times ATHENS, Greece — The latest from the Greece's financial crisis (all times local): ___. 1:34 a....
» Kim Jong-Un's 'Reign Of Terror': 70 Executed
09/07/15 19:13 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World News - Breaking international news and headlines | Sky News. The killings include the execution of the country's defence chief with an anti-aircraft gun for falling asleep in a meeting.
» Fourth Of July Terror Plots Thwarted In US
09/07/15 19:13 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World News - Breaking international news and headlines | Sky News. Authorities arrest more than 10 people allegedly inspired by Islamic State to carry out attacks close to the Independence holiday.
» Hackers Stole Government Data On 21.5m People
09/07/15 19:13 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World News - Breaking international news and headlines | Sky News. Hackers stole information on 21.5 million people in a June cyber-attack on a US federal government database, it has emerged.
» Prince Saud al-Faisal, Longtime Saudi Foreign Minister, Dies at 75 - New York Times
09/07/15 19:13 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. New York Times Prince Saud al-Faisal, Longtime Saudi Foreign Minister, Dies at 75 New York Times BEIRUT, Lebanon — Prince Saud al-Faisal, the urbane diplomat who used quiet diplo...
» Russia is greatest threat to the US, says Joint Chiefs chairman nominee Gen ... - Washington Post
09/07/15 19:12 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. USA TODAY Fox News Russia is greatest threat to the US, says Joint Chiefs chairman nominee Gen ... Washington Post Gen. Joseph F. Dunford, the nominee to serve as the next chairm...
» AP Top News at 5:39 p.m. EDT
09/07/15 19:11 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from TheUnion local.com | TheUnion.com. AP Top News at 5:39 p.m. EDT Hopes for Greek deal rise as creditors open to debt relief ATHENS, Greece (AP) - Greece finally met a deadline that counted on Thursday and m...
» Thousands of birds leave ‘dead zone’ after abandoning Florida Gulf Coast
09/07/15 19:10 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The European Union Times - World News, Breaking News. A 150-acre portion of the Florida Gulf Coast is being described as a “dead zone” by scientists after thousands of birds mysteriously abandoned their ty...
» US spies on almost all Latin America
09/07/15 19:10 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The European Union Times - World News, Breaking News. US National Security Agency (NSA) intercepts nearly all communications in the South American continent, WikiLeaks revealed. Founder of whistleblower we...
» BRICS Economic Agenda: Participants to Discuss Greek Debt Crisis
09/07/15 19:09 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The European Union Times - World News, Breaking News. The Greek debt crisis, the expected lifting of sanctions on Iran and oil and stock market volatility will dominate the agenda of the BRICS summit which...
» The Hackers Waging Russia's Internal Cyberwarfare
09/07/15 19:06 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from International News, Opinion and Analysis - Newsweek World. The Hackers Waging Russia's Internal Cyberwarfare Sergei Maksimov, a.k.a. Hacker Hell, had been terrorizing the Russian blogosphere for years—poss...
» BRICS Summit Firms Up Plans for New Development Bank
09/07/15 19:06 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from International News, Opinion and Analysis - Newsweek World. BRICS Summit Firms Up Plans for New Development Bank Meeting in Russia, the world's emerging economies also discussed Greece and the Chinese stock...
» Baltimore police chief fired as city's homicide rate spikes
09/07/15 19:06 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Home - CBSNews.com. Mayor fires Anthony Batts 2 1/2 months after city broke out into riots following the death of a man injured in police custody
» Whistleblower on how he exposed cancer doc's fraud
09/07/15 19:05 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Home - CBSNews.com. ​Dr. Soe Maunglay started working for ​Dr. Farid Fata at his private cancer practice in 2012, and realized something bizarre was going on
» Iran hits out at western negotiators after nuclear talks are pushed back again
09/07/15 19:05 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Network Front | The Guardian. Senior Iranian official bitterly accuses west of changing stance and walking back from positions as negotiations in Vienna looks sure to pass US deadline The Iranian delegatio...
» ISIS massacre of 770 in Iraq was so bloody it could be seen from space
09/07/15 19:04 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from News | Mail Online. WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT Satellite imagery (pictured) and footage of the massacre in Tikrit, Iraq, helped convict 24 ISIS militants behind the mass slaughter of 770 Iraqi soldiers last ...
» Putin, Rohani Discuss Nuclear, Security Cooperation
09/07/15 19:03 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. The Kremlin says the presidents of Russia and Iran have discussed military and nuclear cooperation, as well as the fight against the Islamic State group.
» U.S. Joint Chiefs Nominee: Russia Is 'Greatest National Security Threat'
09/07/15 19:03 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. The nominee to become chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff says Russia presents “the greatest threat” to national security and its behavior is "nothing short of ala...
» Tajik State News Agency Takes On IS In 'Information War'
09/07/15 19:02 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Tajikistan's official news agency has launched an "information war" against Islamic State, pushing back against the group's propaganda by reporting on its gory killings, ...
» Greece plans €2bn energy deal with Russia
09/07/15 19:01 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World News. Project announced by Panayotis Lafazanis comes as Brussels is seeking to cut EU reliance on Gazprom
» Ex-Kremlin banker flees UK for France
09/07/15 19:01 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World News. Sergei Pugachev cites harassment and fears for his life
» Isil militants 'kill four children' during destruction of historic Iraq church
09/07/15 19:00 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World news. Isil militants reportedly kill four children during destruction of an ancient Christian church in the Iraqi city of Mosul
» Genetic Signatures Identify Crop Varieties Best Able to Withstand Stress
09/07/15 18:58 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Differences in a crop plant's genes can help predict how a particular variety will respond to a drier or hotter climate. Geneticist Geoff Morris of Kansas State University sampled the gen...
» A Conversation With White People On Race | Op-Docs | The New York Times
09/07/15 18:57 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from TheNewYorkTimes's YouTube Videos. From: TheNewYorkTimes Duration: 05:36 This short documentary features interviews with white people on the challenges of talking about race. Produced by: Michèle Stephe...
» US, UAE Launch Center to Counter Islamic State Message
09/07/15 18:56 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. The United States and United Arab Emirates launched a new effort Wednesday to counter the Islamic State group using social media to confront the militants' ideology and present "moderate ...
» Pope Francis Continues South American Tour in Bolivia
09/07/15 18:55 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Pope Francis was greeted by Bolivian President Evo Morales when he arrived Wednesday on the second leg of his three-nation tour of his home continent of South America.    The pontiff told...
» High-level Push Continues for Iran Nuclear Deal
09/07/15 18:55 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. The high-level diplomatic efforts to finally seal a comprehensive international agreement on Iran's nuclear program continued on several fronts Thursday, Thursday in Vienna with one day l...
» BRICS Leaders Gather in Russia for Economic Summit
09/07/15 18:54 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Representatives of the five BRICS nations -- Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa -- are gathering in the Russian city of Ufa Thursday for their annual summit amid tight securit...
» US Lawmakers' Pessimism Grows on Iran Nuclear Deal
09/07/15 18:53 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. U.S. lawmakers of both parties appear to be souring on the prospects for a nuclear deal with Iran.   As another deadline approaches for negotiators in Vienna, even some of President Barac...
» Bush 2016 White House Campaign Rakes in Record $114 Mlillion
09/07/15 18:50 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. A Super PAC backing Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush has raked in a record $103 million, the group, Right to Rise, said in a statement today, dispelling rumors that the outside ...
» US: More Than 21 Million Affected by Government Data Breach
09/07/15 18:49 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Hackers stole Social Security numbers, health histories and other highly sensitive data from more than 21 million people, the Obama administration said Thursday, acknowledging that the br...
» Greece submits economic reform proposal
09/07/15 18:48 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Home - CBSNews.com. Eurozone officials to digest Greek government's plan ahead of crunch talks this weekend over bailout
» Joint Chiefs Chairman Nominee Says Russia Is Top Military Threat
09/07/15 18:17 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. Gen. Joe Dunford, President Barack Obama’s nominee to become the Pentagon’s top military officer, said Thursday he believes Russia poses the biggest threat to U.S. national security.
» Naked man steals police car in New Mexico – video
09/07/15 18:17 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World news + Video | The Guardian. A naked man steals a police officer's car in Curry County, New Mexico. In footage shot by police, Jesus Tarango, 37, is seen stumbling along the road without clothes. As ...
» Ukraine crisis needs a political solution to reinforce EU aid efforts | Christos Stylianides
09/07/15 18:16 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Network Front | The Guardian. Though the EU has doubled its aid budget for Ukraine, where 1.5 million people have received vital humanitarian assistance, the conflict is blighting their future There is a h...
» The FBI doesn't want to have to force tech companies to weaken encryption | Trevor Timm
09/07/15 18:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Network Front | The Guardian. The director just wants every device and software manufacturer to volunteer to create backdoors for the government to snoop on Americans It’s never a good sign when you have t...
» The madness of drinking bottled water shipped halfway round the world
09/07/15 18:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Network Front | The Guardian. We can’t get enough of it, but the long-term environmental impacts of bottling and transporting water across countries are doing more damage than we realise Globally, we now d...
» LAPD 'opens investigation' into allegations of sexual abuse by Bill Cosby
09/07/15 18:08 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Network Front | The Guardian. Despite Despite the statute of limitations for criminal charges, Los Angeles police tell ABC News they will now investigate the allegations no matter when the crimes took plac...
» Deathwish as lifestyle: why people run with the bulls | Miguel-Anxo Murado
09/07/15 18:08 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Network Front | The Guardian. They know it’s not an ancient tradition, or even typically Spanish. But veterans of Pamplona’s encierro still see it as much more than just another extreme sport In Pamplona, ...
» Former Saudi foreign minister Prince Saud al-Faisal dies
09/07/15 18:07 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Network Front | The Guardian. Prince had overseen nation’s emergence as a major diplomatic player, facing successive regional crises and maintaining a focus on relations with the west Saudi Arabia’s Prince...
» Vatican bewildered by Bolivia's 'communist crucifix' gift to Pope Francis
09/07/15 18:07 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Network Front | The Guardian. Bolivian president Evo Morales presented pontiff with crucifix depicting Jesus nailed to hammer and sickle, which pope returned after a brief examination Vatican officials app...
» Op-Ed Contributor: Germany’s Failure of Vision
09/07/15 18:06 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. The European project rejects the consolidation of power in one country’s hands. Does Angela Merkel understand that?
» Prince Saud al-Faisal, Longtime Saudi Foreign Minister, Dies at 75
09/07/15 18:05 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. Prince Saud, who served for four decades, was known for his behind-the-scenes, conservative diplomacy in a time of major changes.
» Saud al-Faisal, former Saudi foreign minister, dies
09/07/15 18:04 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AP Top Headlines At 5:46 p.m. EDT. RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) -- Saudi Arabia's Prince Saud al-Faisal, who was the world's longest-serving foreign minister with 40 years in the post until his retirement thi...
» U.S. spy agency tapped German chancellery for decades: WikiLeaks
09/07/15 18:04 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. BERLIN (Reuters) - The U.S. National Security Agency tapped phone calls involving German Chancellor Angela Merkel and her closest advisers for years and spied on the staff of her prede...
» Exclusive: Japan interested in joining NATO missile consortium - sources
09/07/15 18:03 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan is interested in joining a NATO missile building consortium that would give Tokyo its first taste of a multinational defense project, a move the U.S. Navy is en...
» Office of Personnel Management Says Hackers Got Data of Millions of Individuals
09/07/15 17:59 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . WASHINGTON — The Office of Personnel Management revealed on Thursday that “sensitive information” about 21.5 million people was obtained last year by hackers who intruded into its computer n...
» In Iran Nuclear Talks, U.S. ‘Will Not Be Rushed,’ Kerry Says
09/07/15 17:57 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . VIENNA — Secretary of State John Kerry said on Thursday that the United States would continue to negotiate on a nuclear agreement with Iran that could endure “for decades,” but cautioned tha...
» Baltimore's Next Police Chief Faces Demoralized Department
09/07/15 17:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ABC News: Top Stories. In Baltimore, new police commissioner will face a demoralized department, distrustful public
» Feds: Over 21 million affected by OPM hack
09/07/15 17:39 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . The sensitive information of nearly 22 million Americans was stolen from the Office of Personnel Management (OPM), according to the latest investigation by federal officials. The investigation concluded with ...
» Hack of security clearance system affected 21.5 million people, federal authorities say
09/07/15 17:31 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . The massive hack last year of the Office of Personnel Management’s system containing security clearance information affected 21.5 million people, including current and former employees, contractors and ...
» Kerry warns U.S. could walk away from Iran nuclear talks
09/07/15 17:07 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Kerry: U.S. ‘will not rush’ Iran nuclear deal (1:25) Secretary of State John Kerry said "tough decision" remain, but negotiators are making progress on a nuclear deal with Iran. (Reuters) VIENNA &...
» James Comey, FBI chief, says his own info was hacked in OPM breach; it was 'enormous'
09/07/15 15:53 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . The White House is expected to announce that the cyberhack into the Office of Personnel Management allowed a government adversary to obtain data on “millions and millions” of government background...
» OPM Breach Was Enormous, FBI Director Says
09/07/15 15:51 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . WASHINGTON—Federal Bureau of Investigation Director James Comey said Wednesday the White House soon will announce that “millions and millions” of government background investigation records&...
» OPM Hackers Said to Have Access to 19.7 Million Background Clearance Forms
09/07/15 15:48 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . WASHINGTON—Hackers who broke into the U.S. Office of Personnel Management’s computer network had access to 19.7 million background investigation forms, people familiar with the matter said, potent...
» Lessons from the OPM Hack
09/07/15 15:26 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Net Politics. A U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee staff member enters the committee's offices with a secure case on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. on July 31, 2014. (Jonathan Ernst/Reuters). Brandon Val...
» Congress all but powerless to block Iran deal - Burgess Everett
09/07/15 15:24 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from POLITICO - TOP Stories. If President Barack Obama announces a nuclear containment deal with Iran this week, an army of critics led by Republican hawks in Congress will leap into action to kill it. ThatR...
» U.S. Senators Deplore Azerbaijan’s “Politically Motivated Arrests,” Call For Ismayilova’s Release
09/07/15 15:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. WASHINGTON -- A group of 16 U.S. Senators, led by Minority Whip Sen. Richard Durbin (D-IL), addressed Azeri President Ilham Aliyev with growing concern about “a systemati...
» Iran-flagged ship targets U.S. Navy with laser
09/07/15 15:19 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from CNN.com - World. A U.S. Navy ship and helicopter were repeatedly targeted by a laser device on board an Iranian-flagged merchant ship beginning on Sunday in the Gulf of Aden, according to a U.S. defense of...
» Drone 'kills' senior IS commander
09/07/15 15:17 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - World. A third senior Islamic State commander is killed in a drone strike in eastern Afghanistan, Afghan intelligence officials and police say.
» Russia top threat, US general says
09/07/15 15:17 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - World. A general in line for the highest US military post says Russia's recent actions are "nothing short of alarming".
» Bad day for geeks: Tech disruptions plague United, NYSE, WSJ
09/07/15 15:17 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AP Top Headlines At 2:04 p.m. EDT. NEW YORK (AP) -- It was a rough day for tech: The nation's biggest airline, its oldest stock exchange, and its most prominent business newspaper all suffered technology p...
» Joint Chiefs nominee: Russia is top security threat to US
09/07/15 15:16 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AP Top Headlines At 2:04 p.m. EDT. WASHINGTON (AP) -- The nominee to be the next chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said Thursday that Russia poses the greatest national security threat to the United St...
» Kremlin critics say 'climate of fear' grows in Russia
09/07/15 15:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. MOSCOW (Reuters) - Kremlin critics say a climate of fear is growing in Russia after the upper house of parliament drew up a list of "undesirable" civil rights organizations and two sim...
» Russia is top U.S. national security threat - U.S. Gen. Dunford
09/07/15 15:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Russia presents the greatest threat to U.S. national security and its behavior is "nothing short of alarming," Marine General Joseph Dunford, the nominee to beco...
» New Documents Reveal What The IRS, DOJ, And FBI Had In Store For Obama Opponents
09/07/15 14:36 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Western Journalism. Documents obtained by the government accountability group Judicial Watch reveal that the Lois Lerner IRS scandal is worse than originally believed, extending beyond the walls of the age...
» 3,133,6783,133,6782015-07-09"And they discovered some serious collusion that sounds more like
09/07/15 14:36 from Mike Nova - Google+
3,133,678 3,133,678 2015-07-09 "And they discovered some serious collusion that sounds more like something out of Soviet Russia or Red China than here in the U.S." - Does Seeking to Jail Political Opponents Count as a 'Smidgen of Corrupt...
» Obama IRS Scandal Now IRS-FBI-Justice Department Scandal
09/07/15 14:34 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Investors.com. Lois Lerner, who headed the IRS unit that decides whether to grant tax-exempt status to groups, listens during a House Oversight and Government...  View Enlarged Image C orrup...
» Emails: Obama Admin. Discussed Prosecuting Nonprofit Orgs
09/07/15 14:33 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The Daily Caller. 4631906 Newly released documents show Department of Justice officials, Internal Revenue Service and Federal Bureau of Investigation officials were discussing prosecuting nonprofit organiz...
» The IRS scandal just got even worse
09/07/15 14:30 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from | The IRS scandal just got even worseNew York Post. So the Obama IRS wasn’t just persecuting right-leaning nonprofits — it was out to prosecute them, too. And with the help of the Obama Departm...
» IRS Fails to Meet Deadline to Produce Lois Lerner’s Emails
09/07/15 14:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Comments on: IRS Fails to Meet Deadline to Produce Lois Lerner’s Emails. Emmet G. Sullivan, United States district judge for the District of Columbia, ordered the IRS last week to begin producing ever...
» BRICS Holds Summit In Russia
09/07/15 13:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. R ussian President Vladimir Putin has met with the leaders of emerging powers in the Russian city of Ufa for a summit widely seen as an attempt by Moscow to show it is no...
» Does Seeking to Jail Political Opponents Count as a 'Smidgen of Corruption'? — The Patriot Post
09/07/15 13:38 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The Patriot Post — Current Articles. Government & Politics By Nate Jackson · Jul. 9, 2015 There was “not even a smidgen of corruption” at the IRS, Barack Obama told us in February 2014...
» opm hack - Google Search
09/07/15 13:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Federal Times OPM hack may have affected 32 million government employees ... MarketWatch - 19 hours ago The hacks at the Office of Personnel Management may have compromised the data of 32 million current, for...
» cyber - Google Search
09/07/15 13:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . In the news Is This What The First World Cyber War Looks Like: Global Real Time Cyber Attack Map Zero Hedge ‎ - 14 hours ago After a series of cyber failures involving first UAL, then this website, then...
» Iran nuclear talks face US deadline
09/07/15 13:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - Home. Pressure is mounting on world powers and Iran to reach a deal on its nuclear programme and avoid the issue becoming bogged down in the US Congress. If a final agreement is not reached by F...
» judicial watch - Google Search
09/07/15 13:07 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Judicial Watch : Lois Lerner, DOJ Officials, and FBI Met to Plan ... Washington Free Beacon - Jul 7, 2015 Newly obtained documents from the conservative educational foundation Judicial Watch detail an officia...
» House warns White House on Iran deal
09/07/15 13:06 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . House lawmakers on Thursday issued a stern warning about the White House’s plans for a nuclear deal in Iran, as negotiators sprint towards a final deal half a globe away.  The U.S. and five other n...
» iran - Google Search
09/07/15 12:55 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Keep It Quiet, Aide Tells Shouting Kerry and Iran Minister - Bloomberg Bloomberg - 5 hours ago On the hottest day of the year in Vienna, emergency air-conditioning units were deployed at the Iran nuclear talk...
» brics - Google Search
09/07/15 12:55 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Times of India BRICS vow to coordinate actions to protect their economies | Reuters Reuters - 1 hour ago Russia hosts BRICS summit in Ufa. * Leaders launch development bank, currency pool. * Countries concern...
» obama and democrats - Google Search
09/07/15 12:55 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Wall Street Journal (blog) Obama Presses Senate Democrats to Withhold Judgment on Iran ... ABC News - 22 hours ago President Barack Obama downplayed chances for an Iran nuclear deal in a closed-door meeting w...
» Obama Works to Corral Support From Senate Democrats on Several Issues - Washington Wire
09/07/15 12:47 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Wire. By Colleen McCain Nelson CONNECT President Barack Obama met with Senate Democrats Tuesday. Saul Loeb/Agence France-Presse/Getty Images President Barack Obama huddled with Senate Democrats ...
» Oil prices are poised to fall further as Iran talks continue
09/07/15 12:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . It’s just a matter of time before sanctions on Iran are lifted. And when they are lifted, oil is likely to tumble further as the Persian Gulf country boosts production and battles swing-producer Saudi A...
» The Long Summer Holiday Can Mean the Threat of Genital Mutilation For Some Girls
09/07/15 11:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from TIME. It was a summer vacation she’ll always remember. At the age of seven, Nimco Ali flew back from Manchester, England, to her parents’ home country of Djibouti. Once there, a woman she recal...
» WorldViews: The Syrian war has now created more than 4 million refugees, says U.N.
09/07/15 11:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World: World News, International News, Foreign Reporting - The Washington Post. As Syria's hideous civil war enters its fifth year, the conflict has now led to more than 4 million Syrians fleeing the count...
» MH17 crash one year on: blame game continues over who shot down plane
09/07/15 11:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia | The Guardian. One year on, there is no conclusive proof of who was responsible for shooting down the plane, though most evidence points to Ukraine’s separatist forces Truth no closer for families ...
» Malaysia Readies MH17 Tribunal Measure For UN As Russia Balks
09/07/15 11:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Malaysia July 8 circulated a draft United Nations resolution establishing an international tribunal guaranteeing an independent trial for those behind the downing of flig...
» В Москве, по некоторым данным, задержан один из руководителей вооруженных сил ДНР Дмитрий Лысаковский - Радиостанция ЭХО МОСКВЫ
09/07/15 11:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from В мире – Новости Google. Кафа В Москве, по некоторым данным, задержан один из руководителей вооруженных сил ДНР Дмитрий Лысаковский Радиостанция ЭХО МОСКВЫ Его обвиняют в попытке рейдерского захвата здания...
» Is Another Bi-National Republic About to Come Apart in the North Caucasus?
09/07/15 11:40 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Window on Eurasia -- New Series. Paul Goble Staunton, July 9 – One of the most cynical methods the Soviet government employed to divide and rule non-Russian nations was the establishment of republics with ...
» Russian Archives Cast Doubt on Legends of Soviet War Heroes
09/07/15 11:39 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The Moscow Times Top Stories. Russia's archive service has published a secret memo by Stalin-era prosecutors arguing that legends credited with having heroically halted Nazi tanks headed for Moscow were in...
» Impasse Persists At Iran Nuclear Talks
09/07/15 11:39 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Negotiators at the Vienna talks on Iran's nuclear program say they hope for progress on a deal but there is little concrete sign of a breakthrough.
» Russia wants to make India a global hub for submarine upgrade, maintenance ... - Economic Times
09/07/15 11:37 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Russia wants to make India a global hub for submarine upgrade, maintenance ... Economic Times ST PETERSBURG: Russia says that it wants to make India a global hub for the upgrade, main...
» Pentagon Moves Money to Counter Russia - Defense One
09/07/15 11:37 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Defense One Pentagon Moves Money to Counter Russia Defense One Although Russia is not mentioned in either document, one of 74 pages and the other of 21 pages, several of the requested...
» Russia Signals Tighter Ruble Reins as Economy Braces for Shocks - Bloomberg ... - Bloomberg
09/07/15 11:36 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Bloomberg Russia Signals Tighter Ruble Reins as Economy Braces for Shocks - Bloomberg ... Bloomberg Russia is succeeding at keeping the ruble within an “acceptable corridor” while mai...
» Suicide Attempts Are Most Common in Newer Soldiers, a Study Says
09/07/15 11:36 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > United States Defense and Military Forces. War-time suicide attempts are most common in newer enlisted soldiers who have not been deployed, according to a study billed as the most comprehensive an...
» Thoughts on Encryption and Going Dark: Part I
09/07/15 11:35 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Lawfare - Hard National Security Choices. FBI Director James Comey has been on a public offensive of late, arguing against end-to-end encryption that prevents law enforcement access to communications even ...
» Vietnamese Leader Predicts Closer US Military Ties
09/07/15 11:34 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Defense News - Home. One of Vietnam's top leaders believes his country will continue to open up to the international community in coming years             
» Lawmakers Blast US Army Force Cuts
09/07/15 11:34 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Defense News - Home. Lawmakers are lining up to decry an US Army plan to cut 40,000 and shrink the size of the force from 490,000 to 450,000 by 2017.             
» Several big U.S. cities see homicide rates surge
09/07/15 11:23 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Police collect evidence at the scene of a shooting on in Chicago, Illinois. Several major metros--including Baltimore, Chicago and New York--have experience an increase in homicides during the first half of 2...
» Obama Unveils Stricter Rules Against Segregation in Housing
09/07/15 11:13 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . WASHINGTON — The Obama administration announced an aggressive effort on Wednesday to reduce the racial segregation of residential neighborhoods. It unveiled a new requirement that cities and localities ...
» Voices were raised at the Vienna nuclear talks Wednesday night against obdurate Iran
09/07/15 11:12 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Voices were raised at the Vienna nuclear talks Wednesday night against obdurate Iran European Union Foreign Executive Federica Mogherini is quoted by debka file ’s intelligence sources as shouting Wedne...
» U.S. and Iran resume talks after acrimonious meetings
09/07/15 11:12 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . A night view of the Palais Coburg Hotel, where the Iran nuclear talks meetings are being held, in Vienna. Talks toward a historic nuclear deal between Iran and major powers go into overtime after stumbling ov...
» U.S., Ukraine Weigh Expansion of American Training Program
09/07/15 11:11 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . LVIV, Ukraine—U.S. and Ukrainian officials are making plans to expand the training of Ukrainian military forces at a training base in the western part of the country, officials said Wednesday. The U.S. ...
» The Iranian Nuclear Paradox - WSJ
09/07/15 10:29 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . The lines are clearly drawn in Washington on President Obama’s plan for a nuclear deal with Iran. As negotiations for a final agreement continue well past their June 30 deadline, most Republicans oppose...
» The NY Times Is Going Bankrupt – LewRockwell.com
09/07/15 08:23 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from LewRockwell. For the first quarter of 2015, The New York Times Company reported a net loss of $14.4 million. The Times would have been profitable, last quarter, had it not incurred a $40.3 million pension ...
» Online Dating Fuels New Danger for Gays in India
08/07/15 22:21 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. Since India’s Supreme Court recriminalized sodomy in 2013, gays have increasingly become targets of robbery and extortion, a trend fueled by Internet dating, activists say.
» Pope Moves to Warm Ties With Indigenous Bolivians
08/07/15 22:21 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. Community has nursed historical resentment against the church, dating back to its New World legacy of colonial oppression of native peoples.
» Baltimore's Mayor Fires Police Chief
08/07/15 22:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. The mayor of Baltimore on Wednesday fired the city’s police commissioner following criticism of his handling of rioting triggered by the death of a black man in police custody, as well as...
» One dead and many migrants missing as boat sinks off Greece
08/07/15 22:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from itnnews's YouTube Videos. From: itnnews Duration: 01:09 Migrant boat sinks in Aegean sea with up to 21 people missing amid rescue operations. Report by Jennifer Cordingley. Current affairs, amazing foo...
» Barack Obama warned by Kenyan leaders to not promote gay rights during his visit
08/07/15 22:09 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from News | Mail Online. Mandatory Credit: Photo by ddp USA/REX Shutterstock (4849642r).. President Barack Obama looks on.. Investiture ceremony for Attorney General Lynch, Washington DC, America - 17 Jun 2015....
» Silvio Berlusconi is given three-year sentence after being found guilty of corruption charges
08/07/15 22:09 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from News | Mail Online. The court in southern Italy sentenced Berlusconi to three years in jail and banned him from holding any public office for five years, a judge said in a ruling shown live on television.
» Berlusconi Is Convicted in Graft Case
08/07/15 22:08 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. The former Italian prime minister was found guilty of bribing a senator to undermine the government of his longtime opponent, Romano Prodi.
» Pope praises Bolivia's reforms, pays tribute to slain priest
08/07/15 22:08 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. LA PAZ, Bolivia (Reuters) - Pope Francis arrived in Bolivia on Wednesday, praising the government of leftist President Evo Morales, the country's first indigenous leader whose frosty r...
» Iran says makes new proposal in nuclear talks, West unimpressed
08/07/15 22:07 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. VIENNA (Reuters) - Iran has offered "constructive solutions" to resolve disputes in nuclear talks with six major powers, the Iranian Students News Agency (ISNA) reported on Wednesday, ...
» » Bad day for geeks: Tech disruptions plague United, NYSE, WSJ - 08/07/15 20:20 from
08/07/15 22:01 from Mike Nova - Google+
» Bad day for geeks: Tech disruptions plague United, NYSE, WSJ - 08/07/15 20:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks Mike Nova's Shared NewsLinks Review   From The Major News Sources »   Bad day for geeks: Tech disruptions plague United, NY...
» Boko Haram offers to swap kidnapped girls for detainees
08/07/15 21:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AP Top Headlines At 8:34 p.m. EDT. LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) -- Nigeria's Boko Haram extremists are offering to free more than 200 young women and girls kidnapped from a boarding school in the town of Chibok in ...
» Is ISIL winning the information war - Highlights - YouTube
08/07/15 20:55 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Published on Jul 8, 2015 What are the challenges of countering ISIL’s narrative online? We posed that question to a panel of guests working to fight ISIL’s propaganda online. For the rest of the c...
» FBI: U.S. can't crack secret terror messages from ISIS - YouTube
08/07/15 20:51 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Published on Jul 8, 2015 Terror groups are using encrypted programs to prevent authorities from accessing their communications. CNN's Jim Sciutto reports.
» PBS NewsHour full episode July 8, 2015 - YouTube
08/07/15 20:50 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Published on Jul 8, 2015 Wednesday on the NewsHour, technical glitches roil the New York Stock Exchange, United Airlines and The Wall Street Journal. Also: Debating privacy of encrypted communications, aging ...
» U.S. Air Force leader sees Russia as 'biggest threat'
08/07/15 20:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Russia is the biggest threat to U.S. national security and America must boost its military presence throughout Europe even as NATO allies face budget challenges ...
» Jean-Marie Le Pen Beats Daughter in Court Again
08/07/15 19:31 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. French court rules Marine Le Pen can’t strip her father of honorary chairmanship of far-right National Front party.
» Islamic State Offshoot Entrenches in Egypt's Sinai
08/07/15 19:30 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. In the strategic peninsula between Israel and mainland Egypt, Islamic State is exploiting lawlessness and the population’s deep-seated grievances against the government in Cairo.
» Microsoft Axes 7,800 Jobs As Phone Sales Lag
08/07/15 19:29 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World News - Breaking international news and headlines | Sky News. The restructure is in addition to 18,000 job cuts announced last year as the company struggles to take on Apple and Google.
» Obama, Pentagon Send Mixed Messages on Syrian Rebels Training
08/07/15 19:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. The president and the Pentagon appear to be on different pages this week concerning the training of Syrian rebels. After meeting with his national security team, U.S. President Barack Oba...
» U.S. Air Force Primed and Ready to Attack Iran’s Nuclear Sites
08/07/15 19:26 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from TIME. U.S. and Iranian negotiators have been scrambling in Vienna to concoct an accord that will stay Tehran’s nuclear ambitions for at least a decade. Meanwhile, the Pentagon has spent the same amou...
» Tunisia Plans to Build Antiterrorism Wall Along Border With Libya
08/07/15 19:25 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. The 100-mile-long barrier is intended to stop Islamist militants from Libya from crossing into Tunisia, according to the prime minister.
» It’s a Stretch, but Putin Will Add Yoga to His Repertoire
08/07/15 19:25 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. The Russian president, known for his skills in judo and macho sports, macho sports like judo, said in a meeting with India’s leader that he will embrace yoga as well.
» Berlusconi convicted of bribery
08/07/15 19:24 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - World. Former Italian PM Silvio Berlusconi is found guilty of bribing a senator in 2006 in an attempt to bring down the then centre-left government.
» In long-predicted shift, California Latinos outnumber whites
08/07/15 19:23 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AP Top Headlines At 7:18 p.m. EDT. LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The long-expected moment when Latinos surpassed whites as California's largest racial or ethnic group has come and gone....
» Baltimore mayor fires police commissioner amid homicide rise
08/07/15 19:23 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AP Top Headlines At 7:18 p.m. EDT. BALTIMORE (AP) -- The Baltimore mayor fired the troubled city's police commissioner Wednesday, saying that a recent spike in homicide rates weeks after a black man died o...
» Utah teen convicted in deputy's death going to prison
08/07/15 19:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Home - CBSNews.com. 18-year-old Meagan Grunwald was sentenced for a 50-mile crime spree that left one sheriff's deputy dead and another wounded
» Moscow Brings Its Traditional Divide-and-Rule Approach Back to the Three Baltic Countries
08/07/15 19:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The InterpreterThe Interpreter. Staunton, July 1 – A call by some Duma members for the Russian government to review and declare illegal the Soviet government’s recognition of Baltic independence in Septemb...
» Reports: US Army to Cut 40,000 Troops
08/07/15 19:21 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. The U.S. Army is planning to reduce the size of its force by 40,000 soldiers over the next two years, according to U.S. media reports. The USA Today newspaper reported Tuesday that the Ar...
» New Military Cyber Program Visualizes Invisible Attacks
08/07/15 19:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. There is an old saying that goes, “You can not fight what you can not see.” “One of the things that’s very difficult about cyber space is that it’s invisible ... so the idea of operating ...