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» 2015-08-12Top Army leader: Russia is "most dangerous" threat facing U.S.: Washington
12/08/15 20:19 from Mike Nova - Google+
2015-08-12 Top Army leader: Russia is "most dangerous" threat facing U.S.: Washington (CNN)The outgoing Army chief of staff said Wednesday that Russia posed the "most dangerous" threat facing the United States today, thanks to its "sophi...
» What is Propaganda? CIA and Hollywood Are Offering Perfect Examples - Top Secret Writers
12/08/15 19:50 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from cia - Google News. Top Secret Writers What is Propaganda? CIA and Hollywood Are Offering Perfect Examples Top Secret Writers In its appraisal of how the CIA has “manufactured” history, the Institute for Hi...
» The Google Search That Made the CIA Spy on the US Senate - VICE News
12/08/15 19:50 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from cia - Google News. VICE News The Google Search That Made the CIA Spy on the US Senate VICE News On July 28, 2014, the CIA director wrote a letter to senators Dianne Feinstein and Saxby Chambliss — the chai...
» China Makes Inroads Into Strategically Located North Caucasus Republic
12/08/15 19:49 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Eurasia Daily Monitor - The Jamestown Foundation. On July 27, Ingushetia’s governor, Yunus-Bek Yevkurov, met members of two Chinese delegations in the republic’s capital, Magas. Chinese investors have repo...
» Debates on Finlandization for Ukraine
12/08/15 19:49 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Eurasia Daily Monitor - The Jamestown Foundation. The issue of Ukraine’s prospective future membership in the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) surfaced again recently with the publication of the l...
» Increased NATO, Russian Military Drills Raising Tensions
12/08/15 19:48 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from GlobalSecurity.org. The increase in the scale and number of military exercises by Russian and NATO is making armed conflict in Europe more likely, a think tank has warned.
» NORAD Commander: Our Missile Defense Strategy Won’t Work
12/08/15 19:47 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from GlobalSecurity.org. Despite spending billions on a state-of-the-art missile defense system, North American Aerospace Defense commanders have admitted that it would be largely ineffective in preventing an i...
» New home-developed UAV, weaponry to be shown at defense exhibit
12/08/15 19:47 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from GlobalSecurity.org. The military will showcase an array of locally developed unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) and various kinds of weaponry, including missile and rocket systems.
» Fight Against PKK Boosts Turkey Coalition-building
12/08/15 19:47 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from GlobalSecurity.org. News that the leaders of Turkey's two largest political parties will meet again to discuss forming a governing coalition caught many observers by surprise, given the widely held view th...
» Why Chechen Militants In Syria Are Showing Off Weapons Meant For Moderate Rebels
12/08/15 19:46 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from GlobalSecurity.org. On August 11, a Chechen-led militant group in Syria posted a photograph of one of its fighters with a Chinese-made large-caliber sniper rifle.
» Kursk Anniversary: Submarine Disaster Was Putin's 'First Lie'
12/08/15 19:46 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from GlobalSecurity.org. Fifteen years after the dramatic sinking of the Kursk nuclear submarine with the loss 118 lives in August 2000, lawyer Boris Kuznetsov sees the tragedy as a turning point for modern Rus...
» Amid Crackdown, Putin Reportedly Plans Human Rights Award
12/08/15 19:46 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from GlobalSecurity.org. Rights groups in Russia have been ensnared in a far-reaching government clampdown since Vladimir Putin returned to the presidency in 2012.
» Autopsy Confirms Bear Killed 63-Year-Old Yellowstone Hiker
12/08/15 19:31 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ABC News: Top Stories. Autopsy confirms bear killed 63-year-old male hiker in Yellowstone National Park
» Turkish planes not involved in first U.S. air strikes from Incirlik: security sources
12/08/15 19:29 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkish fighter jets were not involved in manned U.S. air strikes against Islamic State targets, flown for the first time from Turkey's Incirlik airbase on Wednesday...
» Jimmy Carter Says He Has Cancer, Revealed by Recent Surgery
12/08/15 19:29 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ABC News: Top Stories. Former US President Jimmy Carter says he had cancer, revealed by recent liver surgery
» Ukraine Reports Intense Battles Near Mariupol
12/08/15 19:29 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Ukraine has reported intense battles with pro-Russian separatists near the government-held coastal city of Mariupol on the Sea of Azov.
» Top Army leader: Russia is "most dangerous" threat facing U.S.
12/08/15 19:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Washington (CNN) The outgoing Army chief of staff said Wednesday that Russia posed the "most dangerous" threat facing the United States today, thanks to its "sophisticated" operations in Ukraine. Gen. Raymond...
» Top Army leader: Russia is "most dangerous" threat facing US - CNN International
12/08/15 19:21 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. CNN International Top Army leader: Russia is "most dangerous" threat facing US CNN International Washington (CNN) The outgoing Army chief of staff said Wednesday that R...
» Former President Carter Says He Has Cancer
12/08/15 19:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Former President Jimmy Carter announced Wednesday that he has cancer, discovered during recent liver surgery. Carter, 90, announced the diagnosis in a short statement. He did not specify ...
» U.S. begins air strikes against Islamic State from Turkish base
12/08/15 19:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States launched its first manned air strikes against Islamic State targets from the Incirlik Air Base in Turkey on Wednesday, the U.S. military said.
» Bumble Bee to Pay $6 Million Over Employee Cooked in Tuna Oven - NBCNews.com
12/08/15 19:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. NBCNews.com Bumble Bee to Pay $6 Million Over Employee Cooked in Tuna Oven NBCNews.com Bumble Bee Foods will pay $6 million in the 2012 death of an employee who was cooked in an ...
» Frustration Lies Behind 'Black Lives Matter'
12/08/15 19:18 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Increasingly, when there are protests against U.S. racial injustice, like in Ferguson, Missouri, and at political rallies like the one for Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders...
» Mexico Seeks Arrest of 22 in 2009 Fire That Killed 49
12/08/15 19:18 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ABC News: Top Stories. Mexican prosecutors seek arrest of 22 in 2009 fire at day care center that killed 49 children
» Some U.S. troops may be needed on ground in Iraq: retiring Army chief
12/08/15 19:18 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The fight against Islamic State rebels is at a stalemate and if the U.S. military does not see progress in the coming months it should consider putting support t...
» 1 Inmate Killed in Northern California Prison Riot
12/08/15 19:17 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ABC News: Top Stories. 1 inmate killed, 5 taken to hospital following riot at Northern California prison
» 1 Inmate Killed in Northern California Prison Riot - ABC News
12/08/15 19:16 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. New York Daily News 1 Inmate Killed in Northern California Prison Riot ABC News One inmate was killed and five others were taken to an outside hospital to be treated for stab wou...
» Jimmy Carter says he has cancer
12/08/15 19:16 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Home - CBSNews.com. The former president had surgery earlier this month to remove a small mass in his liver
» 3,330,1413,330,1412015-08-12» Obama's Iran nuclear deal a tough sell to American public, polls
12/08/15 16:07 from Mike Nova - Google+
3,330,141 3,330,141 2015-08-12 » Obama's Iran nuclear deal a tough sell to American public, polls show 12/08/15 14:17 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks | ISIS Group Claims to Have Hacked Information on US Military Personnel - NBCNews.com...
» AP Top News at 1:08 p.m. EDT
12/08/15 15:55 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from TheUnion local.com | TheUnion.com. AP Top News at 1:08 p.m. EDT IS affiliate in Egypt releases image of slain Croat captive CAIRO (AP) - Islamic State sympathizers circulated an image Wednesday that appear...
» Cuban Dissidents Not Invited to U.S. Embassy Flag Raising
12/08/15 15:54 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from TIME. (WASHINGTON) — The Obama administration doesn’t plan to invite Cuban dissidents to Secretary of State John Kerry’s historic flag-raising at the U.S. Embassy in Havana on Friday, viv...
» Romantic Octopus 'Kisses' Mate During Sex
12/08/15 15:54 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World News - Breaking international news and headlines | Sky News. Experts say they have "never seen anything like" the newly-discovered species, which also gives its prey a tap on the shoulder.
» Report: America's uninsured rate falls below 10%
12/08/15 15:54 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Home - CBSNews.com. A CDC survey finds that nine out of 10 Americans now have health insurance
» Vladimir Putin, past and present
12/08/15 15:53 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Opinions: Washington Post Opinion, Editorial, Op Ed, Politics Editorials - The Washington Post. Jim Hoagland’s Aug. 9 Sunday Opinion commentary , “Vladimir Putin, failed spy,” provid...
» Chinese spies targeting personal emails of top Obama admin officials: NSA leak
12/08/15 15:53 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security. The personal email accounts of several high-ranking White House officials have been directly targeted by Chinese cyberspies — and some are still actively un...
» Cocaine seizures skyrocket off Latin America's Pacific coast
12/08/15 15:52 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security. SAN DIEGO (AP) - The U.S. Coast Guard has seized more cocaine off Latin America's Pacific coast over the past 10 months than in the previous three years combined ...
» Obama's Syria 'safe zone' plan lacks moderate rebels needed to carry it out
12/08/15 15:52 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security. The Obama administration's move to partner with Turkey to carve out a "safe zone" in northern Syria is drawing increasing criticism from national security insider...
» Chuck Schumer's opposition to Obama's Iran nuclear deal divides Democrats
12/08/15 15:52 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security. As a strategist who has delighted in trying to divide the Republican Party, Sen. Charles E. Schumer now finds himself a divisive figure in the Democratic Party ov...
» San Jose City Council to vote on use of police drone
12/08/15 15:52 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security. SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) - The San Jose Police Department may soon be one step closer to being able to use a drone as part of a one-year pilot program. KNTV-TV repor...
» Pentagon network back online after cyberattack
12/08/15 15:51 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security. The Pentagon says that a Joint Chiefs of Staff computer network taken offline last week after it was discovered to have been infiltrated by hackers is once again ...
» Judge: Jeh Johnson excused, but DHS must still answer for amnesty errors
12/08/15 15:51 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security. Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson won't be hauled into federal court to explain his department's botched execution of President Obama's deportation amnesty ...
» Yemen officials: 5 al-Qaida militants killed in drone attack
12/08/15 15:50 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security. SANAA, Yemen (AP) - Military and security officials in Yemen say a suspected U.S. drone strike has killed five suspected al-Qaida militants traveling in a vehicle...
» US Army helicopter crashes in southern Japan; 7 injured
12/08/15 15:49 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security. TOKYO (AP) - A U.S. Army helicopter crashed off the southern Japanese island of Okinawa on Wednesday, injuring seven people aboard the aircraft, officials said. T...
» Russia and NATO 'actively preparing for war': report
12/08/15 15:49 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security. Tensions between Russia and NATO are at their highest since the end of the Cold War and the two may be ramping up for armed conflict with one another, a new repor...
» Tomislav Salopek, Croatian hostage, reportedly beheaded by Islamic State
12/08/15 15:49 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security. CAIRO (AP) — An online image circulated Wednesday purported to show the beheading of a Croatian hostage held by the Islamic State group's Egyptian affiliate...
» San Francisco Bay Area city approves use of police drone
12/08/15 15:49 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security. SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) - The San Jose Police Department is one step closer to using a drone for hostage or search-and-rescue incidents. KNTV reports (http://bit.ly...
» Report: John Brennan drafted apology to senators for CIA hacking - Politico
12/08/15 15:48 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from cia - Google News. Politico Report: John Brennan drafted apology to senators for CIA hacking Politico Last July, CIA Director John Brennan nearly apologized to Senate Intelligence Committee Chairwoman Dian...
» Syrian Rebels Shell Capital City Hours Before Iranian Foreign Minister’s Visit
12/08/15 15:48 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. Syrian rebels shelled the country’s capital city, killing at least one person, just hours before the arrival of Iranian foreign minister Javad Zarif in the war-torn nation, accordin...
» Hezbollah
12/08/15 15:47 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Intelligence Analysis and Reporting. Title:                      Hezbollah Author:                 Matthew Levitt Levitt, Matthew (2013). Hezbollah : The Global Footprint of Lebanon’s Party of God . Washin...
» Report: 35,000 veterans have had care delayed by VA computer system
12/08/15 15:47 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes News. More than 35,000 combat veterans have had their health care delayed by a Department of Veterans Affairs computer program that automatically put them in limbo — many for years. Yet t...
» Why Is Turkey Fighting the Kurds Who Are Fighting ISIS?
12/08/15 15:38 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Turkey ↔ U.S. The United States has sought Turkey’s help in the fight against ISIS since last year. Turkey, which has been a NATO member since 1952 and is considered by American officials to be cr...
» New Diplomacy Seen on U.S.-Russian Efforts to End Syrian Civil War
12/08/15 15:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . BEIRUT, Lebanon — With President Bashar al-Assad of Syria facing battlefield setbacks, diplomats from Russia , the United States and several Middle Eastern powers are engaged in a burst of diplomatic ac...
» Clinton Foundation Quietly Revises Mexican Billionaire’s Donation
12/08/15 15:19 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. Hillary Clinton’s family foundation quietly updated its list of donors last week, significantly reducing the amount that it says has been given by a Mexican telecom tycoon whose com...
» U.S. Jets Meet Limit as Iraqi Ground Fight Against ISIS Plods On
12/08/15 15:17 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > United States Defense and Military Forces. No matter how advanced, American aircraft can go only as fast as their less experienced, much slower partners on the ground: the Iraqi security forces.
» Obama's Iran nuclear deal a tough sell to American public, polls show
12/08/15 14:17 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security. President Obama has railed against congressional Republicans for opposing his administration's nuclear deal with Iran to score partisan points, but the president ...
» US officials say they can tell if Iran is cheating on deal
12/08/15 14:16 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security. WASHINGTON (AP) - Despite a track record of misjudgments about weapons of mass destruction, U.S. intelligence officials say they are confident they can verify Ira...
» Britain's Hammond in China for security, climate talks
12/08/15 14:16 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security. BEIJING (AP) - British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond said Wednesday that an international agreement to limit Iran's nuclear program could give impetus to effor...
» Schumer Explains Opposition to Iran Nuclear Deal: Inspections Regime Has ‘Lots of Holes in It’
12/08/15 14:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. Sen. Chuck Schumer (D., N.Y.) further explained his opposition to the Iran nuclear deal that he announced last week , saying Monday that the inspections regime being trumpeted by th...
» White House Blocks Pentagon Report on Russian Treaty Breach
12/08/15 14:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. The White House is blocking the release of a Pentagon risk assessment of Russia’s violation of the 1987 Intermediate-range Nuclear Forces Treaty, according to a senior House leader....
» Kerry Admits Iran Can Flout Weapons Embargo Without Violating Nuclear Deal
12/08/15 14:12 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. Secretary of State John Kerry admitted Tuesday that Iran can purchase conventional weapons in violation of a current U.N. embargo without triggering snapback sanctions under the nuc...
» Iran, Russia Hold Wargames
12/08/15 14:12 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. Iranian and Russian naval forces on Tuesday staged a series of war drills in the waters near northern Iran, in another joint show of force meant to display the two nations’ control ...
» Valerie Jarrett Saved $200K On Real Estate Deal Using Tax Loophole She Opposes
12/08/15 14:12 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. Valerie Jarrett, a top adviser to President Obama, purportedly saved $200,000 on a Chicago real estate deal by taking advantage of a tax loophole she openly opposes and actively wor...
» Russian Air Force to Purchase 48 New Combat Jets
12/08/15 14:11 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. The Russian Defense Ministry and the United Aircraft Corporation will sign a contract at the end of August for the purchase of 48 Su-35 aircraft, to be supplied until the year 2020....
» Hairsplitting: McClatchy Reporter Says Hillary Clinton’s Conduct, But Not Hillary Herself, Is Under Investigation
12/08/15 14:10 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. McClatchy White House reporter Anita Kumar engaged in a humorous bit of hairsplitting Wednesday on behalf of Hillary Clinton, telling MSNBC’s Morning Joe “there are several investig...
» McConnell, Vitter PACs Among Victims of Over $1 Million in Theft
12/08/15 14:10 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. A former vendor for multiple PACs, campaigns, and nonprofit organizations has pleaded guilty to steering more than $1 million away from political entities and using the funds for pu...
» The Rosenbergs and Espionage Denial
12/08/15 14:08 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The XX Committee. More than six decades after they were executed for spying on behalf of the Soviet Union, Julius and Ethel Rosenberg continue to inspire polemics. Their case had ample drama, embellished b...
» The Decline and Fall of the German General Staff in World War II Book Reviews
12/08/15 14:08 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Shattered Genius: The Decline and Fall of the German General Staff in World War II , by David Stone Philadelphia: Casemate, 2012. Pp. 424. Illus., maps, glossary, appends., notes, biblio., index. $34.95. ISBN...
» Cheap Chinese Rockets Invade South America
12/08/15 14:07 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from StrategyPage.com. August 11, 2015:  Peru recently ordered 27 Chinese Type 90 MLRS vehicles for about $1.46 million each. This vehicle uses the 1960s era Russian 122mm BM-21 rocket. Introduced in 1992,...
» States compete to attract military retirees
12/08/15 14:06 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes. Maryland and Connecticut are part of a growing competition among states wanting to attract and keep military retirees, who are some of the best-educated, best-trained and youngest retire...
» House veterans chairman: VA should fire bad workers faster
12/08/15 14:05 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes. The chairman of the House Veterans Affairs Committee said Monday the troubled VA should fire problem employees faster and that Congress should make it easier for the entire government to...
» US Army Forces Command gets new leader
12/08/15 14:05 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes. The largest command in the U.S. military has a new leader.
» Downside to a borderless Europe: Migrants
12/08/15 14:04 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes. Individual states, not the EU, police the common border and also process migrants who enter illegally or who seek asylum.
» Ukraine returns artillery to war zone
12/08/15 14:03 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes. Ukraine returned heavy artillery to the front line of its more-than-yearlong conflict with pro-Russian rebels after reporting shelling at levels not seen in weeks.
» NATO, Russia war games fuel risk of war, think tank warns
12/08/15 14:03 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes. The increase in the scale and number of military exercises being undertaken by NATO and Russia is making armed conflict in Europe more likely, a think tank warned Wednesday.
» Turkey detains PKK, Islamic State suspects
12/08/15 14:03 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes. Officials and reports say police in Turkey have detained a would-be Kurdish rebel suicide bomber and rounded up 12 suspected Islamic State militants as it presses ahead with a crackdown ...
» Who Threatens America Most?
12/08/15 14:01 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > Federal Bureau of Investigation. Is it ISIS, Al Qaeda or Russia? Obama administration officials can’t seem to agree, which makes setting priorities hard.
» News Roundup and Notes: August 11, 2015
12/08/15 14:01 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Just Security. Nadia O'Mara Before the start of business,  Just Security  provides a curated summary of up-to-the-minute developments at home and abroad. Here’s today’s news. IRAQ and SYRIA ISIS has launch...
» News Roundup and Notes: August 12, 2015
12/08/15 14:00 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Just Security. Nadia O'Mara Before the start of business,  Just Security  provides a curated summary of up-to-the-minute developments at home and abroad. Here’s today’s news. IRAQ and SYRIA In a “burst of ...
» Gulag Boss
12/08/15 13:59 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Intelligence Analysis and Reporting. Title:                      Gulag Boss Author:                  Fyodor Vasilevich Mochulsky Mochulsky, Fyodor Vasilevich (2011). Gulag Boss: A Soviet Memoir . New York:...
» Disinformation
12/08/15 13:59 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Intelligence Analysis and Reporting. Title:                      Disinformation Author:                 Lt. Gen. Ion Mihai Pacepa Pacepa, Ion Mihai (2013) and Prof. Ronald J. Rychlak. Disinformation : Form...
» Enemies Within
12/08/15 13:58 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Intelligence Analysis and Reporting. Title:                      Enemies Within Author:                 Matt Apuzzo Apuzzo, Matt (2013) and Adam Goldman. Enemies Within : Inside The NYPD’s Secret Spy...
» How rogue drones are rapidly becoming a national nuisance
12/08/15 13:58 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from In Homeland Security. Rogue drone operators are rapidly becoming a national nuisance, invading sensitive airspace and private property — with the regulators of the nation’s skies largely powerless to...
» 'Top Secret' emails found as Clinton probe expands to key aides - McClatchy Washington Bureau
12/08/15 13:56 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from house judiciary committee - Google News. McClatchy Washington Bureau 'Top Secret' emails found as Clinton probe expands to key aides McClatchy Washington Bureau As pressure builds on Hillary Clinton to exp...
» Kyiv, Separatists Report Armored Clash Despite Cease-Fire
12/08/15 13:55 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from GlobalSecurity.org. One Ukrainian soldier was killed and nine injured in the latest clashes between Ukrainian armed forces and Russia-backed separatists in the Donetsk region.
» Turkey Attacks Hit Police, US Consulate
12/08/15 13:55 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from GlobalSecurity.org. At least six police and soldiers were killed in a series of attacks in Turkey, while another shooting struck the U.S. consulate in the country's largest city.
» Minorities in Iraq's Kurdistan Push for Greater Political Voice
12/08/15 13:55 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from GlobalSecurity.org. Christian and Turkmen minority lawmakers threw their voices behind a proposal that would set up political councils to enshrine the rights of ethnic and religious minorities.
» Ukraine threatens to use all means to hit pro-Russia forces
12/08/15 13:54 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from GlobalSecurity.org. Ukraine's military has threatened to use its "entire arsenal" against pro-Russia forces in the restive east.
» Turkey president pledges to purge PKK fighters
12/08/15 13:54 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from GlobalSecurity.org. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has pledged to press on with a campaign against Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) militants.
» Defence Secretary announces further training for Ukraine
12/08/15 13:53 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from GlobalSecurity.org. The Defence Secretary has announced further enhancements of the UK training programme for Ukrainian armed forces while visiting the country.
» F-16 crashes in Bavaria
12/08/15 13:53 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from GlobalSecurity.org. A U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon assigned to the 480th Fighter Squadron from Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, crashed Aug. 11.
» Should cell tracking device stay secret? - Sierra Vista Herald
12/08/15 13:52 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from fbi aclu report - Google News. Should cell tracking device stay secret? Sierra Vista Herald And that causes the phone to report back, allowing police to track its location, even if the phone is not in use....
» Five arrested in insider trading hacking scheme - FBI - Business Insider
12/08/15 13:51 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from fbi - Google News. Business Insider Five arrested in insider trading hacking scheme - FBI Business Insider (Reuters) - Five people were arrested and are in U.S. custody, charged in an insider trading schem...
» Five arrested in insider trading hacking scheme: FBI - CNBC
12/08/15 13:51 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from fbi - Google News. CNBC Five arrested in insider trading hacking scheme: FBI CNBC Five people were arrested and are in U.S. custody, charged in an insider trading scheme that generated more than $30 millio...
» FBI: Militia members moonlighted as drug, cash 'rip crew' - KPHO Phoenix
12/08/15 13:49 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from fbi - Google News. KPHO Phoenix FBI : Militia members moonlighted as drug, cash 'rip crew' KPHO Phoenix Three members of a border militia group are behind bars, charged with conspiracy to sell cocaine. The...
» New FBI-DOD Biometric Center Will Help Combat Threat of Terrorism - Federal Bureau of Investigation (press release) (blog)
12/08/15 13:48 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from fbi - Google News. Federal Bureau of Investigation (press release) (blog) New FBI -DOD Biometric Center Will Help Combat Threat of Terrorism Federal Bureau of Investigation (press release) (blog) This week...
» Feds: Man Retaliated Against FBI Agent Via Craigslist Sex Ad - ABC News
12/08/15 13:48 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from fbi - Google News. Naples Daily News Feds: Man Retaliated Against FBI Agent Via Craigslist Sex Ad ABC News A man has been charged with stalking and harassing an FBI agent who had investigated him by postin...
» Report: FBI Visits Tech Company That Handled Hillary Clinton's ...
12/08/15 13:38 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from fbi - Google Blog Search. The FBI is looking into a Colorado company that handled Hillary Clinton's email while she was the secretary of state, Denver's KCNC-TV reported. The FBI , which is investigating w...
» Russia’s Reputation Sinks Precipitously in International Opinion Polls
12/08/15 13:37 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Eurasia Daily Monitor - The Jamestown Foundation. While breaking the norms of international behavior at its own discretion, Russia may fancy itself a champion of change in the world order; but in fact, it ...
» Western Diplomacy Unable to See Beyond Minsk Two in Ukraine
12/08/15 13:37 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Eurasia Daily Monitor - The Jamestown Foundation. Diplomacy by the United States and Western Europe has recently intensified pressure on Ukraine to legitimize the Russian-controlled Donetsk and Luhansk “pe...
» Emergence of a Russian ‘Fifth Column’ and Propaganda Machine Inside Azerbaijan
12/08/15 13:36 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Eurasia Daily Monitor - The Jamestown Foundation. The recent intensification of high-level exchanges between the governments of Azerbaijan and Russia—most recently exemplified by the visits of the Azerbaij...
» Russia Reforms Aerospace Defense Structures—Again
12/08/15 13:36 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Eurasia Daily Monitor - The Jamestown Foundation. Moscow has implemented another step toward improving and consolidating its conventional military force capabilities by creating an entirely new arm of serv...
» Defense Stocks Involved in Hacking Scheme
12/08/15 13:35 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Defense News - Home. Three major US defense firms were among the victims of an alleged hacking ring based in Ukraine that accessed and leaked press releases to co-conspirators who traded on the information...
» Erdogan: Turkey To Fight PKK 'To Last Terrorist'
12/08/15 13:35 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Defense News - Home. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday vowed that Turkey would press on with its relentless campaign against Kurdish militants "until not one terrorist" was left, as Ankara launched...
» DEBKAfile: Turkmeni forces cross from Turkey into N. Syria
12/08/15 13:34 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from DEBKAFile. August 11, 2015, 9:57 AM (IDT) A large Turkish military contingent crossed into northern Syria early Tuesday, DEBKAfile reports from its exclusive military sources. It is made up mainly of ethni...
» High terror alert in UK: ISIS targets royal family
12/08/15 13:33 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from DEBKAFile. August 11, 2015, 10:26 AM (IDT) The alert level in Britain against terrorist attacks by Islamic State returnees has been raised to “severe,” following a four-month undercover in...
» Turkish warplanes strike 17 Kurdish targets in southeast
12/08/15 13:32 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from DEBKAFile. August 11, 2015, 11:36 AM (IDT) The Turkish military said Tuesday that jets overnight hit 17 targets of the Kurdistan Workers' Party, or PKK, around the Buzul mountain and the Ikiyaka region in ...
» Saudi foreign minister’s Moscow talks end in discord on Assad
12/08/15 13:32 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from DEBKAFile. August 11, 2015, 2:31 PM (IDT) Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir said on Tuesday after a meeting in Moscow with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov in Moscow that Riyadh's position on the...
» China's Currency Move Clouds Its Policy Goals - New York Times
12/08/15 13:31 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Cyber Warfare - Google News. New York Times China's Currency Move Clouds Its Policy Goals New York Times HONG KONG — As President Xi Jinping of China prepares for a state visit to Washington next month to ...
» Global Selling Shows Concerns About China's Weakness - New York Times
12/08/15 13:31 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Cyber Warfare - Google News. Global Selling Shows Concerns About China's Weakness New York Times After China shocked investors on Tuesday by devaluing the country's currency, a wave of selling swept the gl...
» ISIS Group Claims to Have Hacked Information on US Military Personnel - NBCNews.com
12/08/15 13:30 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Cyber Warfare - Google News. NBCNews.com ISIS Group Claims to Have Hacked Information on US Military Personnel NBCNews.com A hacker group claiming to be affiliated with the terror organization ISIS on Tues...
» Opinion: Why China may be on the brink of recession - MarketWatch
12/08/15 13:30 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Cyber Warfare - Google News. Opinion: Why China may be on the brink of recession MarketWatch In a note to clients penned just before this week's devaluation, Crispin Odey,a London-based hedge fund manager,...
» Oil steadies as bullish IEA balances Chinese yuan slide - Reuters
12/08/15 13:30 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Cyber Warfare - Google News. Reuters Oil steadies as bullish IEA balances Chinese yuan slide Reuters The yuan hit a four-year low on Wednesday after China allowed it to weaken further after a mini-devaluat...
» Britain's Hammond in China for Security, Climate Talks - ABC News
12/08/15 13:29 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Cyber Warfare - Google News. Britain's Hammond in China for Security, Climate Talks ABC News British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond said Wednesday that an international agreement to limit Iran's nuclear ...
» The Iran deal doesn't negate the military option - Los Angeles Times
12/08/15 13:29 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Cyber Warfare - Google News. Los Angeles Times The Iran deal doesn't negate the military option Los Angeles Times Critics of the Iran nuclear deal claim John F. Kerry and company improperly downplayed the ...
» Latinos Have Gone Missing at CIA - NBCNews.com
12/08/15 13:28 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from cia - Google News. NBCNews.com Latinos Have Gone Missing at CIA NBCNews.com CIA Director John Brennan made a rare public appearance Monday to try to address the agency's "woeful" record of hiring and promo...
» CIA Director affirms 'zero tolerance' to homophobia amid allegations ...
12/08/15 13:26 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from cia - Google Blog Search. The Director of the CIA has addressed allegations from a gay contractor who says he was subject to homophobic harassment.
» Syria conflict: Two-day ceasefires begin in three towns - BBC News
12/08/15 13:24 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. BBC News Syria conflict: Two-day ceasefires begin in three towns BBC News Forty-eight-hour ceasefires between Syrian rebels and pro-government forces have reportedly begun in thr...
» Obama Writes Letter to New York Times, Calls for Vigorous Defense of Voting ... - NBCNews.com
12/08/15 13:23 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. NBCNews.com Obama Writes Letter to New York Times, Calls for Vigorous Defense of Voting ... NBCNews.com President Barack Obama says voting rights must be "vigorously defended." A...
» 10 Years For Russian Soldier In Armenia Massacre
12/08/15 13:23 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. A Russian soldier accused of murdering seven Armenian civilians has received a 10-year prison sentence after pleading guilty to charges of desertion and stealing weapons ...
» Head of scandal-hit U.N. Central Africa force resigns: U.N. chief
12/08/15 13:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The head of the United Nations peacekeeping mission in Central African Republic has resigned after a fresh round of allegations of sexual abuse and excessive...
» Kos migrants 'beaten, locked inside stadium and sprayed with fire extinguishers' by police
12/08/15 13:21 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from - World RSS Feed. Migrants have been beaten and sprayed with fire extinguishers by Greek riot police who locked them in a football stadium overnight as the situation in Kos continued to deteriorate.
» Russian Soldier Accused of Killing Family Tried in Armenia
12/08/15 13:21 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ABC News: Top Stories. Russian soldier accused of killing Armenian family convicted of desertion before murder trial
» Syrian opposition accuses Assad of napalm attack near Damascus
12/08/15 13:21 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Network Front | The Guardian. Allegations are second claim of napalm use in Syrian war and come a week after UN passed resolution to let investigators identify perpetrators of chlorine attacks The Syrian o...
» Egypt’s Security In Question After ISIS Beheading of Croatian
12/08/15 13:19 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from TIME. A photo claiming to show the decapitated body of a Croatian hostage killed by ISIS-backed fighters is raising renewed concern about security in Egypt for tourists and foreign workers in the wake of w...
» JAMES LYONS: Obama's Iran nuclear deal an intentional concession to weaken America
12/08/15 13:08 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . There is no shortage of critics of the recently concluded nuclear agreement that President Obama has reached with the evil Iranian theocracy. All the “known concessions” by the Obama administratio...
» Turkish, Russian Foreign Ministers Meet to Talk ISIS
12/08/15 13:08 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Comments on: Turkey Hesitant on Involving Russia in ISIS Fight, Hopes Putin Drops Assad. Before they met, Russian Colonel General Vladimir Shamanov, who controls the Russian airborne troops, insisted his t...
» Ukraine and rebels trade blame for violating ceasefire
12/08/15 11:57 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. MOSCOW (Reuters) - Ukraine and pro-Russian separatists accused each other on Wednesday of attempting to break a six-month-old peace agreement, with a rebel official warning of the thre...
» The Economist magazine goes to Italian owners of Juventus football club
12/08/15 11:57 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from News | Mail Online. Under 39 year old chief executive John Elkann, the Agnelli industrial clan is using high-profile assets to boost its clout in English-speaking cultures.
» How Do You Say 'Wimpy Kid' in Latin?
12/08/15 11:55 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. Hoping to promote Latin, a Vatican official has translated his first work of fiction: the popular children’s book “Diary of a Wimpy Kid.”
» Flooding Prompts 11,000 to Evacuate Buenos Aires Province
12/08/15 11:55 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. Heavy weekend rains have caused flooding in some parts of Argentina’s largest province.
» Australia's Abbott Under Fire After Gay-Marriage Vote Blocked
12/08/15 11:55 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott said he could yet win coming elections, despite sagging poll numbers and party tumult after a decision not to allow a parliamentary vote on same-s...
» China Intervenes to Support Tumbling Yuan
12/08/15 11:54 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. China intervened to prop up the yuan in the last minutes of trading, according to people familiar with the matter, in an apparent attempt to prevent an excessive fall in the currency.
» Islamic State Affiliate Beheads Croatian Hostage
12/08/15 11:54 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. Islamic State’s Egyptian affiliate said it has beheaded a Croatian national held since last month, an indication that the insurgency in the country is growing bolder.
» Iranian-Brokered Truces Start in Three Syrian Towns
12/08/15 11:54 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. Two-day cease-fires go into effect as Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif arrives in the capital Damascus for talks with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.
» Sweden Loses Hope of Imminent Breakthrough in Assange Inquiry
12/08/15 11:53 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. Sweden’s judicial authorities have lost hope of interrogating Julian Assange over allegations of unlawful coercion and molestation before the statute of limitations on these alleged cr...
» Archaeologist believes he may have found remains of ancient Egyptian queen Nefertiti — hidden in King Tut’s tomb
12/08/15 11:53 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World: World News, International News, Foreign Reporting - The Washington Post. Nefertiti — she’s an ancient Egyptian queen and the source of a fantastic mystery regarding the iconic remnants of long-lost ...
» Islamic State affiliate in Egypt claims beheading of foreign hostage
12/08/15 11:52 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World: World News, International News, Foreign Reporting - The Washington Post. CAIRO — An Islamic State affiliate in Egypt claimed Wednesday to have beheaded a Croatian national the group had held hostage...
» China’s credibility on the line as yuan slides again, global markets slump
12/08/15 11:52 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World: World News, International News, Foreign Reporting - The Washington Post. BEIJING — China’s currency slid for a second day on Wednesday, sending more shockwaves through global financial markets and r...
» For events at the new U.S. Embassy in Havana, a question: Whom to invite?
12/08/15 11:52 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World: World News, International News, Foreign Reporting - The Washington Post. HAVANA — When Secretary of State John F. Kerry arrives here Friday for a ceremony to raise the Stars and Stripes once more at...
» North Korea 'executes vice premier for discontent with leader'
12/08/15 11:51 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World news. Choe Yong-Gon executed for voicing frustration at the policies of leader Kim Jong-un, says South Korea news agency
» Landmine Attack Raises Korean Tensions
12/08/15 11:49 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. North Korea’s alleged land mine attack on South Korean soldiers is likely to strain inter-Korean relations further, South Korean government officials and experts say. South Korea’s Defens...
» Los Angeles Marks 50th Anniversary of Watts Riots
12/08/15 11:49 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. As Ferguson, Missouri observes the first anniversary of riots sparked by the shooting of a black man by a white policeman, the West Coast city of Los Angeles marks the 50th anniversary of...
» China Further Devalues Yuan Currency
12/08/15 11:48 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. China has allowed the value of its yuan currency to drop for a second consecutive day, doubling down on a surprise move that rattled global markets and could raise tensions with its trade...
» Protests Dwindle in Ferguson
12/08/15 11:48 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. The central U.S. city of Ferguson, Missouri was much calmer Tuesday night, as riot police appeared to outnumber the small number of demonstrators marking the first anniversary of the shoo...
» Behind the Protests, Ferguson Remains a Community in Transition
12/08/15 11:48 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. The shooting death of an unarmed black teenager by a white police officer in Ferguson, Missouri touched off a wave of protests in this St. Louis suburb that continues to place it in the h...
» Poland Waiting on US Legal Help in Polanski Extradition
12/08/15 11:47 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. A Polish court, which is to rule on filmmaker Roman Polanski's extradition to the United States over a 1977 child sex conviction, said on Wednesday it had not received requested legal hel...
» Tension in Ferguson Subsides
12/08/15 11:46 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Many expect that the state of emergency will be lifted as the tension in Ferguson subsides.
» Trump's thoughts on Hillary Clinton, Obamacare and Ronald Reagan - USA TODAY
12/08/15 11:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. USA TODAY Trump's thoughts on Hillary Clinton, Obamacare and Ronald Reagan USA TODAY It was another night of Donald Trump when the presidential contender sat down with Fox News C...
» AP Exclusive: Cuba Dissidents Won't Attend US Embassy Event - ABC News
12/08/15 11:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. Fox News Latino AP Exclusive: Cuba Dissidents Won't Attend US Embassy Event ABC News The Obama administration doesn't plan to invite Cuban dissidents to Secretary of State John K...
» Ruble Weakens To Lowest Level Since February Against U.S. Dollar, Euro
12/08/15 11:29 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. The Russian ruble fell against the U.S. dollar and the euro on the Moscow Exchange on August 12, reaching its lowest rate since February.
» Spy Chief, Police Sacked Over Pakistan's Child Sex Blackmail Gang
12/08/15 11:28 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. The chief minister of Pakistan's Punjab Province says he has fired a provincial intelligence chief and three senior police officers for failing to act against a gang that...
» Putin Meets With His Security Council On Worsening Ukraine Violence
12/08/15 11:28 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. The Kremlin press service says Russian President Vladimir Putin has held an “operative meeting” on August 12 with the members of the Russian Security Council about escala...
» U.K. Minister Blasts 'Russian-Inspired Terrorism' In Ukraine
12/08/15 11:28 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. The British defense secretary, The British Defense Secretary, Michael Fallon, has promised Kyiv continuing support against "Russian-inspired terrorism" in eastern Ukraine...
» Azerbaijani Diplomat Wanted For 'Corruption' After Facebook Post
12/08/15 11:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Azerbaijani authorities are seeking the arrest of a former diplomat abroad after he publicly criticized the government following a deadly Baku apartment-building fire.
» Reporting From Iran, Jewish Paper Sees No Plot to Destroy Israel
12/08/15 11:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. A journalist from The Forward, an American Jewish pro-Israel publication, described a “dynamic push-and-pull’’ between Iran’s theocratic government and its people.
» Contributing Op-Ed Writer: What the West Gets Wrong About Russia
12/08/15 11:24 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. Vladimir Putin is no longer in control. Fear of what comes after him is.
» Jeb Bush: What does he stand for?
12/08/15 11:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Home - CBSNews.com. A look at where the former Florida governor stands on education, immigration, social issues, the economy and foreign policy
» Report: North Korean increasing uranium enrichment
12/08/15 11:19 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from CNN.com - World.
» China's yuan devalued for second day
12/08/15 11:18 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - World. China's commerce ministry says a lower yuan will help exports, as the Central Bank cuts the yuan's rate against the dollar for a second day.
» VIDEO: Fallon pledges Ukrainian support
12/08/15 11:17 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - World. The UK will stand shoulder-to-shoulder with Ukraine in the face of Russian aggression, UK Defence Secretary Michael Fallon says.
» Ukraine fighting violates truce - EU
12/08/15 11:16 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - World. The European Union says a surge in attacks on government-held areas in eastern Ukraine violates a February peace deal with pro-Russia separatists.
» Man arrested in alleged attack of gay West Point alums in NY
12/08/15 11:07 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top News. Share this URL Cops arrested a 57-year-old man who shouted anti-gay slurs and attacked two men — who were the first gay couple married at West Point Military Academy — in a SoHo deli,...
» Thomas Clabough arrested for assault on Daniel and Larry Lennox-Choate, NYPD says
12/08/15 11:06 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from New York City stories from Newsday. New York News Updated August 12, 2015 8:18 AM By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS   West Point graduate Larry Lennox-Choate, left, and Daniel Lennox-Choate, recite their vows d...
» Thomas Clabough - Google Search
12/08/15 11:06 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . In the news Man who assaulted first gay couple to be married at West Point arrested, NYPD says Newsday ‎ - 3 hours ago Thomas Clabough of Queens was arrested Wednesday and charged with assault and ...
» Arrest in NY Bias Attack on Gay Couple Married at West Point
12/08/15 11:03 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ABC News: Top Stories. Police: Arrest in lower Manhattan bias attack on 1st gay couple married at West Point
» Russia and Nato 'heading for war' with growing number of drills in Europe, report warns
12/08/15 11:01 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from - World RSS Feed. War games in Europe being conducted by Russia and Nato are more than just exercises and are  themselves making a real conflict more likely, a study has warned.
» Yuan Falls To Four-Year Low As China Acts Again
12/08/15 10:59 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World News - Breaking international news and headlines | Sky News. European and American luxury goods firms are likely to be hit again following a second currency devaluation in China.
» Wreckage of US military helicopter crash during ship landing in Japan – video
12/08/15 10:57 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World news + Video | The Guardian. The wreckage of a US military helicopter sits on the deck of the USNS Red Cloud, following a crash that left seven people injured. Reports say the Black Hawk had been per...
» With Kurdish militant leader sidelined, Turkey risks deeper violence
12/08/15 10:53 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. ANKARA (Reuters) - Sidelined on his island prison, the one man who might have helped quell a surge in violence in Turkey's Kurdish southeast appears increasingly powerless as a three-y...
» North Korea executes vice premier for discontent with leader: Yonhap
12/08/15 10:51 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea's vice premier was executed by firing squad this year after showing discontent with the policies of the country's leader Kim Jong Un, a South Korean media...
» Turkey's AK Party eyes early election as polls show rising support
12/08/15 10:50 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. ANKARA (Reuters) - Expectations of a snap election in November are growing within Turkey's ruling AK Party, officials say, with its leadership emboldened by recent opinion polls and lo...
» Three killed in PKK grenade attack on security outpost in southeast Turkey
12/08/15 10:49 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. DIYARBAKIR (Reuters) - A Turkish soldier and two fighters from the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) were killed when militants attacked a military outpost in the southeastern province of...
» EU Says Attacks In Eastern Ukraine Violate Minsk Deal
11/08/15 21:33 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. The European Union said on August 11 that increasing attacks in government-held areas in eastern Ukraine violate February's cease-fire deal that was agreed in Minsk.
» With Virtual Reality, a 360-Degree View Inside Syria
11/08/15 21:33 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ABC News: Top Stories. With virtual reality, a 360-degree view inside war-torn streets of Syria
» About 50 People Saved Off Libya's Coast
11/08/15 21:33 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. About 50 migrants were rescued as they were trying to reach Italy from Libya, aid workers and the Italian coast guard said
» Photos of the Day: Aug. 11
11/08/15 21:32 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. In pictures selected Tuesday by Wall Street Journal editors, a child in Myanmar swims in floodwaters, a giraffe takes a drink in Botswana, and more.
» Cheaper Chinese Currency Has Global Impact
11/08/15 21:32 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. Beijing signaled with its currency devaluation that the domestic economic slowdown it has failed to reverse is no longer a problem confined within China’s borders. It is now the world’...
» U.S. Strains Mount After China Devalues Yuan
11/08/15 21:32 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. China’s surprise move to weaken its currency drew quick condemnation from U.S. lawmakers and threatens to hurt the Obama administration’s push to seal a sweeping trade agreement with P...
» Libyan PM resigns after critcism during TV interview
11/08/15 21:32 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World news. Abdullah al-Thinni became angry when TV host presented him with questions he said he had collected from viewers who criticized the government for a lack of security
» Mesmerising shade balls called in to combat California's drought
11/08/15 21:31 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World news. City of Los Angeles releases 20,000 shade balls to stop harmful chemical reaction in reservoirs
» New Step in Trump's Feud With Fox News; Clinton Weighs In – The ...
11/08/15 21:31 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from world news - Google Blog Search. Donald Trump's turbulent relationship with Fox News showed signs of improvement Monday even as Democrat Hillary Rodham Clinton seized on the billionaire businessman's clash...
» ‘No one is helping us’: migrants clash with police on Kos - video
11/08/15 21:30 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World news + Video | The Guardian. Syrian and Afghan migrants on the Greek island of Kos struggle with police, who discharged fire extinguishers at them, protesting against the length of time it was taking...
» Russia and Nato training for conflict, say analysts
11/08/15 21:30 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World News. Size of exercises show both sides ‘preparing for worst’
» 'Oath Keepers' bearing assault rifles 'patrol' Ferguson protests
11/08/15 21:30 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World news. Four members of right-wing militia group arrive heavily armed in Ferguson, Missouri
» Russia and Nato 'actively preparing for war'
11/08/15 21:29 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World news. Rival war games by Russian armed forces and Nato represent greatest build up of military tension in Europe since Cold War, warns think tank
» FBI takes possession of Hillary Clinton's emails
11/08/15 21:29 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World news. Two thumb drives containing 30,000 emails handed over to FBI by Mrs Clinton's lawyer as at least two emails sent from her home server were deemed 'top secret'
» After 'Shawshank' escape, fellow prisoners report severe beatings
11/08/15 21:29 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World news. Prisoners say they were slammed against walls and choked by guards desperate for information on Richard Matt and David Sweat
» UN troops killed two, raped girl in Central African Republic - Amnesty | Reuters - Firstpost
11/08/15 21:28 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. The Guardian UN troops killed two, raped girl in Central African Republic - Amnesty | Reuters Firstpost ABIDJAN Amnesty International on Tuesday accused United Nations peacekeepers of ...
» US Couple Charged with Trying to Join IS
11/08/15 21:28 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. A young Mississippi couple has been arrested and charged with trying to join Islamic State militants in Syria. Muhammad Dakhlalla, 22, and his fiance, Jaelyn Young, 20, were arrested by t...
» Hackers, Traders Accused of Biggest US Insider Trading Scheme
11/08/15 21:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. U.S. officials have accused an international group of hackers and stock traders of stealing insider information and making as much as $100 million in illegal profits. Federal authorities ...
» China Devalues Currency, Roils Financial Markets
11/08/15 21:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. China's central bank devalued its currency by nearly 2 percent Tuesday, rattling major stock markets around the world and sending the yuan to its lowest level in almost three years. The d...
» Arlington Police Fire Officer Who Killed Unarmed Football Player Christian Taylor - ABC News
11/08/15 21:26 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. ABC News Arlington Police Fire Officer Who Killed Unarmed Football Player Christian Taylor ABC News Police in Arlington, Texas, have fired the officer who shot and killed an unar...
» Spanish Police Find Smuggled Picasso Masterpiece
11/08/15 21:26 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from TIME. (MADRID) — A team of Spanish police experts flew to the French island of Corsica on Tuesday to retrieve a masterpiece by Pablo Picasso that was smuggled out of Spain, where it is considered a n...
» AP Top News at 4:15 p.m. EDT
11/08/15 21:25 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from TheUnion local.com | TheUnion.com. AP Top News at 4:15 p.m. EDT Despite skepticism, US confident it can monitor Iran deal WASHINGTON (AP) - Iran's intelligence agencies have penetrated CIA front companies,...
» AP Top News at 8:29 p.m. EDT
11/08/15 21:25 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from TheUnion local.com | TheUnion.com. AP Top News at 8:29 p.m. EDT Clinton campaign says email server to go to Justice Dept WASHINGTON (AP) - Hillary Rodham Clinton will turn over the personal email server sh...
» Council of Europe fears Transnistria may become part of Russia
11/08/15 21:25 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The European Union Times - World News, Breaking News. Secretary General of the Council of Europe Thorbjorn Jagland believes that a full-scale armed conflict in Transnistria was unlikely. Yet, even one epis...
» ​John Kerry: It's "very likely" Russia and China are reading my emails
11/08/15 21:17 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Home - CBSNews.com. Secretary of State John Kerry divulges uncertainty over his cybersecurity in an interview with "CBS Evening News" anchor Scott Pelley
» Should investors worry about China's currency?
11/08/15 21:17 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Home - CBSNews.com. Beijing's shock move to devalue yuan could weigh on corporate profits and delay Fed interest rate hike
» Hillary Clinton says she'll give her email server to FBI
11/08/15 21:17 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Home - CBSNews.com. After months of criticism for holding on to private server she used as secretary of state, candidate gives in
» Clinton campaign says email server to go to Justice Dept
11/08/15 21:16 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AP Top Headlines At 9:06 p.m. EDT. WASHINGTON (AP) -- Hillary Rodham Clinton will turn over the personal email server she used while serving as secretary of state to the Justice Department, her campaign sp...
» Trump's Surprisingly Honest Lessons About Big Money in Politics
11/08/15 20:59 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ABC News: Top Stories. He's being bluntly clear about how money buys influence.
» Clinton: GOP Failed to Mention '1 Word' About College Costs
11/08/15 20:59 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ABC News: Top Stories. Clinton says Republicans failed to mention '1 word' about college costs in presidential debate
» Oil Price Slumps to Lowest Level in More Than 6 Years
11/08/15 20:59 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ABC News: Top Stories. Oil price slides to lowest level since 2009 amid demand worries, higher OPEC production
» Q&A: What Yuan Devaluation Means for China, Other Countries
11/08/15 20:57 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ABC News: Top Stories. Q&A: What China's yuan devaluation means for its struggling exporters and relations with US
» Hacking Charges Show Merger of Finance and Cybercrime
11/08/15 20:57 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ABC News: Top Stories. Indictments in insider trading case show how hackers expand their reach while security lags
» Keeping the World’s Eyes on Iran’s Nuclear Menace
11/08/15 19:25 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from TIME. They say close only counts with nuclear weapons. That’s something to keep in mind amid the increasingly rancorous debate over the pending atomic accord the U.S. and five other nations have struck wit...
» Labour Party’s Next Leader May Be Son of Britain’s Hard Left
11/08/15 19:24 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. Jeremy Corbyn, a perennial outsider who has disobeyed Labour Party instructions on how to vote more than 500 times since 1997, is considered the favorite to be the party’s new leader.
» El Salvador Cracks Down on Crime, but Gangs Remain Unbowed
11/08/15 19:23 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. Students at a school in in La Chacra, a slum where shootouts among different gang factions resound almost daily, worked woredk on a social studies assignment about the benefits of seeking e...
» Maine fugitive wanted in shooting death of his ex surrenders
11/08/15 19:23 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AP Top Headlines At 6:20 p.m. EDT. AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) -- A man who broke into his ex-girlfriend's home, fatally shot her while her children slept and then spent more than two months hiding in the woods tu...
» UN peacekeepers accused of deaths, rape in African mission
11/08/15 19:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AP Top Headlines At 6:20 p.m. EDT. UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- Amnesty International is accusing U.N. peacekeepers of indiscriminately killing a 16-year-old boy and his father and raping a 12-year-old girl in s...
» Kerry, top Democratic senator spar on Iran deal, sanctions
11/08/15 19:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AP Top Headlines At 6:20 p.m. EDT. WASHINGTON (AP) -- Secretary of State John Kerry sparred Tuesday with the lone Democratic senator to publicly oppose last month's historic Iran nuclear deal, saying there...
» Putin is actually in serious trouble
11/08/15 19:13 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Business Insider. Are little green men about to appear on the North Pole? Russia's claim last week , using an extremely creative interpretation of international law, to exclusive economic rights to nearly ...
» Turkey air strikes: PKK targeted by air force jets
11/08/15 17:40 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - Home. Turkey launched a series of overnight air strikes against Kurdish militants, aimed at 17 targets in the south-east, the army says. The targets were in Hakkari province on the border with I...
» Hackers who breached corporate wires made millions off insider trading
11/08/15 17:39 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . An international hacking ring armed with tens of thousands of corporate secrets pocketed more than $100 million from illicit trades, targeting a core vulnerability of the financial system in ...
» Donald Trump is an aimless, angry leader
11/08/15 17:19 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Donald Trump heading to the stage for last Thursday’s debate. (Brian Snyder/Reuters) By Editorial Board August 10 at 5:37 PM “I DON’T frankly have time for total political correctness,”...
» The one reason Donald Trump was the clear winner of the first GOP debate
11/08/15 16:19 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Eugene Robinson Columns and Blog Posts. Donald Trump, the Republican front-runner, delivers his closing statement. (Mandel Ngan/Agence France-Presse via Getty Images) CLEVELAND It was billed as The Donald ...
» Donald Trump will inevitably flame out. Here’s why.
11/08/15 16:06 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Full Screen Autoplay Close The many faces of Trump from the GOP debate View Photos From Donald Trump’s slam on Rosie O’Donnell to his incendiary comments on illegal immigrants, here are Trump̵...
» Hillary Clinton Said She Went to Trump's Wedding for 'Fun'
11/08/15 15:52 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ABC News: Politics. It was the yuks, not the bucks. Hillary Clinton suggested that it wasn't donations that made her go to Donald Trump 's wedding a decade ago, it was the mogul and Republican candidate's ...
» Photos of the Day: Aug. 10
11/08/15 15:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. In photos selected Monday by Wall Street Journal editors, children prepare for the first day of school in Kentucky, India gets ready for Independence day, and more.
» Soviet War Legend Sparks New Battle
11/08/15 15:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. The resurfacing of a Soviet-era investigation into the tale behind a legendary battle against the Nazis has touched off a storm over the sanctity of a cherished piece of lore in Russia.
» Greek Bailout Draft Sees Economy Contracting in 2015
11/08/15 15:13 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. Greece’s economy is expected to contract by up to 2.3% in 2015, according to a draft of the country’s bailout agreement being compiled by officials in Athens and its lenders, a Greek g...
» Russia, Saudi to Help Syria Resume Talks
11/08/15 15:13 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. Russia’s Foreign Minister said Moscow and Riyadh agreed on steps to help the Syrian government renew dialogue with all Syrian opposition groups about the future of the war-torn country.
» MH17 Crash Investigators Examine Possible Missile Parts
11/08/15 15:13 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. Dutch investigators probing last year’s downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 over eastern Ukraine are examining parts recovered in the area that could belong to an antiaircraft missile.
» U.K. Labour Leadership Race Exposes Party Rift
11/08/15 15:12 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. Leftist Jeremy Corbyn has emerged as a surprise favorite, despite fears from some senior party leaders that radical policy ideas won’t win elections.
» Mexican who led search for mass graves found shot to death
11/08/15 15:12 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World: World News, International News, Foreign Reporting - The Washington Post. MEXICO CITY — The man who helped lead a citizens' movement to search for hundreds of disappeared in the Mexican state of Guer...
» ‘Mad’ stabbings turn Ikea store in Sweden into a house of horrors
11/08/15 15:11 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World: World News, International News, Foreign Reporting - The Washington Post. Ikea stores are famous for their faux domesticity. They are like giant dollhouses full of sleekly designed Swedish furniture,...
» California Residents Evacuate Again After New Fire Erupts
11/08/15 15:10 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. A Northern California blaze more than doubled in size overnight despite an increase in humidity and cooler temperatures. The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection said the...
» 'I can't take any more', Fox anchor storms off set in Kardashian protest - video
11/08/15 15:10 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World news + Video | The Guardian. Anchor John Brown walks out of a live broadcast on Fox 35’s Good Day Orlando on Friday in protest against a story about Kylie Jenner’s new rabbit. Brown tells fellow anch...
» US Smashes 'Insider Trading' Hacking Ring
11/08/15 15:09 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World News - Breaking international news and headlines | Sky News. Nine people are accused of hacking into companies to read yet-to-be published press releases and then trading on the information.
» Iowa poll: Trump still leads, but dented by debate - USA TODAY
11/08/15 15:09 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. USA TODAY Iowa poll: Trump still leads, but dented by debate USA TODAY Businessman Donald Trump continues to lead the Republican field in Iowa, a new Suffolk University Poll find...
» Trump and Fox call truce
11/08/15 15:09 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World News. Internecine battle exposes conservative vulnerability in 2016 election
» US Man Pleads Not Guilty to Beach Backpack Bomb Plot
11/08/15 15:08 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. A Florida Keys man pleaded not guilty Tuesday to federal charges of plotting to set off a backpack bomb on a beach to show solidarity with the Islamic State militant group. Attorney Richa...
» Beaten Pomeranian found with note: 'We beat it 2 death lol'
11/08/15 15:08 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AP Top Headlines At 3:04 p.m. EDT. MIAMI (AP) -- The beating death of a Pomeranian named Fox may have been eclipsed by the hand-written note left behind: "We beat it 2 death lol HAHAHA!"...
» Geno Smith out 6-10 weeks with broken jaw after being 'sucker-punched' - ESPN
11/08/15 15:07 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. ESPN Geno Smith out 6-10 weeks with broken jaw after being 'sucker-punched' ESPN FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- New York Jets quarterback Geno Smith will be sidelined six to 10 weeks with...
» US Coast Guard Unloads $1bn Cocaine Haul
11/08/15 15:07 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World News - Breaking international news and headlines | Sky News. he crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Stratton stands by to offload 34 metric tons of cocaine in San Diego on Monday, Aug. 10, 2015. The drugs...
» Amnesty International Votes to Recommend Decriminalizing Sex Work - TIME
11/08/15 15:06 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. TIME Amnesty International Votes to Recommend Decriminalizing Sex Work TIME In a landmark decision Tuesday, Amnesty International voted to recommend the full decriminalization of sex w...
» Amnesty International Votes to Recommend Decriminalizing Sex Work
11/08/15 15:06 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from TIME. In a landmark decision Tuesday, Amnesty International voted to recommend the full decriminalization of sex work and prostitution in order to protect the human rights of sex workers. The resolution re...
» Kurdish Militants Claim Turkish Police Station Attack
11/08/15 15:06 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. Move signals that the separatists are prepared to retaliate in urban areas as Turkish jets strike their rural positions.
» German police demand reintroduction of passport controls across Europe
11/08/15 15:04 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from News | Mail Online. Germany's police union has called for a thousand more personnel as the country struggles to process a record wave of asylum-seekers fleeing war and poverty.
» Attorney General's Aide Pleads Not Guilty to Email Snooping
11/08/15 15:04 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ABC News: Top Stories. Driver for charged Pennsylvania attorney general pleads not guilty to snooping on emails
» Corrupt Mayor Clicker: Corruption is so much a way of life in Spain that it has inspired a computer game
11/08/15 15:04 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from - World RSS Feed. Apps are imitating life in an increasingly politically corrupt Spain. A new computer game has been released, the aim of which is – playing a corrupt mayor – to get as filthy rich as possi...
» Despite Skepticism, US Confident It Can Monitor Iran Deal
11/08/15 15:04 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ABC News: Top Stories. US intelligence officials confident they can catch Iran cheating, but skeptics are doubtful
» UN peacekeepers accused of killing and rape in Central African Republic
11/08/15 15:02 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Network Front | The Guardian. Amnesty International claims troops raped 12-year-old-girl and shot dead a father and his son while indiscriminately shooting in the street after armed clashes UN peacekeepers...
» Coalition forces launch 30 strikes against ISIS - Fox News
11/08/15 14:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. Fox News Coalition forces launch 30 strikes against ISIS Fox News The U.S.-led coalition fighting ISIS launched 30 airstrikes against the terror group's targets in Iraq and Syria on Mo...
» Flight MH17: fragments from site could be Russian-made missile, says Dutch prosecutor - video
11/08/15 14:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World news + Video | The Guardian. Dutch chief investigator Fred Westerbeke says teams working on the site of downed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 have found seven shards that could be from a Russian-made ...
» 20-Somethings Made Millions by Trading Stock on Stolen News, Feds Say
11/08/15 14:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ABC News: Top Stories. Federal authorities announced they foiled a "cutting edge" scheme to hack more than 150,000 press releases and trading in related stocks before news was made public.
» Garcia Marquez's Ashes to Be Held in His Native Colombia
11/08/15 14:42 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ABC News: Top Stories. Garcia Marquez's cremated remains to be kept in his native Colombia
» Islamic State releases 22 of more than 150 Christian captives: monitor
11/08/15 14:42 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. BEIRUT (Reuters) - Islamic State has released 22 of the dozens of Assyrian Christians it abducted from villages in northeastern Syria earlier this year, a monitoring group said on Tues...
» French heatwave means 2015 will be top quality wines but there will be less
11/08/15 14:42 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from News | Mail Online. Worst affected by the hot weather are vineyards in the Burgundy and Beaujolais regions, with output in the latter possibly dropping by as much as a third, according to experts.
» 5 reasons Google overhauled its structure
11/08/15 14:41 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Home - CBSNews.com. Creating Alphabet as a new holding company in which Google, YouTube and others will be parts should yield major benefits