Thursday, April 28, 2016

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» Facing skepticism, military leaders say Islamic State strategy is making headway
28/04/16 21:11 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes News. Top U.S. military leaders faced skepticism Thursday on Capitol Hill as they made the case that President Barack Obama's strategy in Iraq and Syria is beginning to show results again...
» Hospital attack in Aleppo deprives city of resources
28/04/16 21:06 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from CNN's YouTube Videos. From: CNN Duration: 04:02 Dr. Abdulkarim Ekzayez of Save the Children explains the devastating impact of loosing a hospital in a war torn region.
» All Belgians to be given iodine pills
28/04/16 21:06 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - World. The Belgian government agrees to distribute iodine pills to the country's entire population as a nuclear safety precaution.
» AP EXPLAINS: A look at the Syrian city of Aleppo
28/04/16 21:05 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AP Top News at 8:15 p.m. EDT. As a two-month-old cease-fire collapses and peace talks stall, the northern city of Aleppo is once again a main battlefield in Syria's devastating civil war. More tha...
» The Latest: Biden visits Irbil, Iraq
28/04/16 21:04 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AP Top News at 8:15 p.m. EDT. BAGHDAD (AP) -- The Latest on Vice President Joe Biden's visit to Iraq (all times local):...
» White House Fence Height To Double Under Plan
28/04/16 21:03 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World News - Breaking international news and headlines | Sky News. "Intrusion detection technology" and "anti-climb features" are built into the Secret Service-backed new design.
» Ted Cruz Called 'Lucifer' By Ex-House Speaker
28/04/16 21:03 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World News - Breaking international news and headlines | Sky News. The White House hopeful lashes out after fellow Republican John Boehner says he is a "miserable son of a b****".
» These 5 Facts Explain What Obama Wants From Europe
28/04/16 21:02 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World – TIME. Barack Obama’s trip to Europe last week made it clear that the U.S. president has a lot invested in what happens next in Europe. These are the five things Obama hopes to see before he l...
» Syria, Yemen, Afghanistan: The world's most-needed hospitals are under attack
28/04/16 21:01 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. The attacks on hospitals in Syria and elsewhere is an especially disturbing trend in war zones.
» Obama expects U.S. to admit 10,000 Syrian refugees this year
28/04/16 21:00 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama said on Thursday he expected the United States would meet a goal of admitting 10,000 Syrian refugees before the end of the year despite de...
» Israel treads carefully with claim to Golan
28/04/16 21:00 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AP Top News at 8:15 p.m. EDT. JERUSALEM (AP) -- Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has sparked a new diplomatic brushfire by declaring that the Golan Heights, seized from Syria in the 1967 Mideast w...
» Investors Shift Away from Tech, Go Back to Basics
28/04/16 20:59 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. There is an old saying on Wall Street: "Sell in May and go away." The translation: Company earnings and profit outlooks are talked about early in the year. Economic indicators for past qu...
» Mexico charges 4 detectives with holding foreigners
28/04/16 20:59 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. A judge in Mexico has ordered two federal detectives and two ex-detectives to stand trial on charges of kidnaping for extortion for allegedly holding 15 South American women briefly to demand a brib...
» Angry Voters Find Their Voice in Talk Radio
28/04/16 20:59 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Hundreds of local conservative talk radio hosts across the nation are tapping into the electorate's outsider sentiment this election season, contributing to the rise of Donald Trump and T...
» U.S. military softens claims on drop in Islamic State's foreign fighters
28/04/16 20:58 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. military on Thursday retreated from a top general's claim this week that the number of foreign fighters joining Islamic State in Iraq and Syria has plum...
» UN: More aid deliveries in Syria, but people still starving
28/04/16 20:54 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. The U.N. humanitarian chief warned Thursday that despite increased aid deliveries in Syria, people are still starving without medical care and said the world should be “ashamed” at the devastating h...
» Brazil's Temer says a new government would focus on growth: TV
28/04/16 20:53 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Brazil's Vice President Michel Temer said on Thursday that the new government that he would lead if President Dilma Rousseff should be impeached would seek to imp...
» Mexico investigates top crime fighter over missing 43 students case
28/04/16 20:53 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - One of Mexico's top crime fighters is under investigation over a key incident in the probe into the apparent massacre of 43 trainee teachers in 2014, the attorn...
» Venezuelan Opposition Effort to Recall Leader Advances
28/04/16 20:53 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. The opposition said it collected five times the signatures needed to begin a monthslong recall effort against President Nicolás Maduro, seizing on growing public anger over Venezuela’s...
» Iran calls on UN to help with US court asset award
28/04/16 20:52 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. Iran is asking the United Nations to prevail upon the United States to uphold the principal of state immunity after an American court ruled that $2 billion of frozen Iranian assets be paid to victim...
» Iran Hints at Retaliation Over U.S. Use of Seized Assets
28/04/16 20:52 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. A letter to the United Nations secretary general by Iran’s foreign minister was among the most strident yet in a steadily increasing display of anger.
» Obama-Netanyahu Rift Impedes U.S. Offer of Record Aid Deal for Israel
28/04/16 20:51 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. President Obama has proposed the largest package of military aid ever provided by the United States, but Israel has insisted on more generous terms.
» Colombia legalises gay marriage
28/04/16 20:51 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - World. Colombia legalises same-sex marriage, becoming the fourth country in Latin America to do so.
» AP Top Stories 28 P
28/04/16 20:49 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AssociatedPress's YouTube Videos. From: AssociatedPress Duration: 01:00 Here are your top stories for Thursday, April 28: A TV station in Baltimore was evacuated due to threat; Joe Biden visits Baghdad...
» Baltimore Fox News Station Evacuated After Bomb Threat
28/04/16 20:47 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com Video - News. A suspect is in custody after threatening to blow up the Fox 45 television station headquarters in Baltimore on Thursday. Police said the suspect, who was wearing a panda suit, was sh...
» Нагорный Карабах и Азербайджан обвиняют друг друга в нарушении перемирия
28/04/16 20:46 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from euronewsru's YouTube Videos. From: euronewsru Duration: 00:56 Один человек погиб и восемь других получили ранения в результате обстрела азербайджанской деревни Чеменли со стороны Нагорного Карабаха. Об...
» Boehner rips Cruz, as icy opposition to Trump is melting
28/04/16 20:46 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from FoxNewsChannel's YouTube Videos. From: FoxNewsChannel Duration: 03:01 Carl Cameron with the Republican roundup for 'Special Report'
» Biden pushes for more national unity on trip to Iraq
28/04/16 20:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from FoxNewsChannel's YouTube Videos. From: FoxNewsChannel Duration: 02:54 Vice president's trip is meant to assess the pace of the fight against ISIS; Kevin Corke explains on 'Special Report'
» News Wrap: U.S. soldiers disciplined for accidental Afghan hospital bombing
28/04/16 20:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from PBSNewsHour's YouTube Videos. From: PBSNewsHour Duration: 03:28 In our news wrap Thursday, 16 U.S. military personnel, including a general, reportedly received administrative punishments for the mistak...
» How to save life on Earth, according to E.O. Wilson
28/04/16 20:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from PBSNewsHour's YouTube Videos. From: PBSNewsHour Duration: 06:30 Biologist and Pulitzer winner E.O. Wilson has spent his life studying animals and fighting for their conservation. As species go extinct ...
» 9/11 victims may be closer to being able to sue Saudi Arabia
28/04/16 20:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from FoxNewsChannel's YouTube Videos. From: FoxNewsChannel Duration: 02:07 Sen. Lindsey Graham is expected to lift a hold on the key piece of legislation; Mike Emanuel provides insight on 'Special Report'
» Cruz claims he doesn't know Boehner, but was his lawyer
28/04/16 20:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from FoxNewsChannel's YouTube Videos. From: FoxNewsChannel Duration: 05:18 Republican presidential candidate distances himself from the former House speaker who slammed the Texas senator as 'Lucifer in the ...
» FBI training new agents with emphasis on intel and analysis
28/04/16 20:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from FoxNewsChannel's YouTube Videos. From: FoxNewsChannel Duration: 03:37 Fox News went inside the FBI training academy in Quantico, Virginia to view the training; Catherine Herridge reports on 'Special Re...
» Is the GOP warming up to the idea of a Trump nomination?
28/04/16 20:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from FoxNewsChannel's YouTube Videos. From: FoxNewsChannel Duration: 07:18 Reaction from the 'Special Report' All-Star panel
» PBS NewsHour full episode April 28, 2016
28/04/16 20:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from PBSNewsHour's YouTube Videos. From: PBSNewsHour Duration: 53:08 Thursday on the NewsHour, an airstrike on a hospital is another sign that the Syrian cease-fire is in jeopardy. Also: Bringing the delega...
» Antony Blinken, Brad Sherman clash over North Korea-Iran nuclear collaboration
28/04/16 20:42 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security. A top Obama administration official says U.S. authorities are watching  the relationship between Iran and North Korea "very carefully," but  have so far...
» Illegal immigrant criminals released into U.S. despite thousands of vacant detention beds
28/04/16 20:42 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security. Homeland Security is leaving thousands of detention beds empty even as it voluntarily releases thousands of murderers, kidnappers and other criminals, the chief o...
» UN says 9,333 killed since Ukraine conflict began
28/04/16 20:39 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes News. Nearly 10,000 people have been killed and more than 20,000 injured since the Ukraine conflict began in April 2014, a top U.N. official said Thursday.
» Times Seeks CIA Info on Chemical Weapons - Courthouse News Service
28/04/16 20:32 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from cia - Google News. Times Seeks CIA Info on Chemical Weapons Courthouse News Service MANHATTAN (CN) — Now that the federal government has acknowledged that Western-built chemical weapons sickened U.S. soldi...
» FBI: Warrants served in Corona in San Bernardino shooting probe - KABC-TV
28/04/16 20:32 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from fbi - Google News. KABC-TV FBI : Warrants served in Corona in San Bernardino shooting probe KABC-TV The FBI said warrants were served Thursday morning in Corona in connection to the San Bernardino mass sho...
» U.S. House Unanimously Passes Bill Requiring Warrants For All Electronic Communications Requests From Government - Tom's Hardware
28/04/16 20:31 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from fbi aclu report - Google News. PC Magazine Fortune U.S. House Unanimously Passes Bill Requiring Warrants For All Electronic Communications Requests From Government Tom's Hardware The bill was stalled for s...
» Data plays central role in police reform efforts in Chicago and beyond - Chicago Reporter
28/04/16 20:30 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from fbi aclu report - Google News. Chicago Reporter Data plays central role in police reform efforts in Chicago and beyond Chicago Reporter Police Accountability Task Force chair Lori Lightfoot speaks about th...
» FBI Arrests 3 Connected to San Bernardino Shooter on Marriage Fraud Charges - ABC News
28/04/16 20:29 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from fbi - Google News. ABC News FBI Arrests 3 Connected to San Bernardino Shooter on Marriage Fraud Charges ABC News The FBI has arrested three people in California connected to the San Bernardino shootings --...
» Report: FBI Serves Warrants in California After Probe Into San Bernardino Shooting - TheBlaze.com
28/04/16 20:29 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from fbi - Google News. TheBlaze.com Report: FBI Serves Warrants in California After Probe Into San Bernardino Shooting TheBlaze.com The FBI and its law enforcement partners in Corona and Ontario, California, e...
» Brother of San Bernardino terrorist, 2 others arrested - USA TODAY
28/04/16 20:29 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from james b. comey - Google News. USA TODAY Brother of San Bernardino terrorist, 2 others arrested USA TODAY FBI Director James Comey described the couple as "homegrown violent extremists" who had become radic...
» Will ISIS Attack Italy? Italian Officials Arrest Islamic State Suspects Plotting To Hit Vatican, Israeli Embassy In Rome - International Business Times
28/04/16 20:29 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from James R. Clapper Jr. - Google News. International Business Times Will ISIS Attack Italy? Italian Officials Arrest Islamic State Suspects Plotting To Hit Vatican, Israeli Embassy In Rome International Busin...
» Military Disciplines About 16 in Afghanistan Hospital Attack - ABC News
28/04/16 20:28 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Cyber Warfare - Google News. Military Disciplines About 16 in Afghanistan Hospital Attack ABC News About 16 U.S. military personnel, including one general officer, have been disciplined for mistakes that l...
» Pakistan looking for Russian air defense systems: Defense min.
28/04/16 20:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from GlobalSecurity.org. Pakistan defense minister says Islamabad and Moscow are in talks on sales of military helicopters, air defense systems and modernized tanks.
» GOP senator blocks vote on Army secretary over Guantanamo
28/04/16 20:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes News. The nomination of President Barack Obama's choice to serve as Army secretary remains blocked by a Kansas senator over administration efforts to close the prison at Guantanamo Bay, C...
» US spy plane intercepted by Russian supersonic jet
28/04/16 20:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from GlobalSecurity.org. A Russian supersonic jet has intercepted a US spy aircraft over Russia's Far East, flying within several feet of it, a senior US military official says.
» UK Authorities Charge Three on Terrorism Offenses
28/04/16 20:21 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. Three individuals were charged in the United Kingdom on Thursday on terrorism crimes during a joint investigation following the Paris and Brussels attacks. The two men charged, Moha...
» Obama Admin Dodges Congressional Inquiry Into Illicit Iranian Missile Tests
28/04/16 20:21 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. The Obama administration is dodging a congressional inquiry into its refusal to designate recent Iranian ballistic missile tests as a violation of an international statute barring s...
» Breedlove: EUCOM must get back to war planning
28/04/16 20:16 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes News. “I am very sure about how EUCOM needs to change,” Breedlove said during a recent exit interview with Stars and Stripes. “This headquarters shrank and changed from a war-fighting hea...
» Facing skepticism, military leaders say Islamic State strategy is making headway - Washington Post
28/04/16 20:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Cyber Warfare - Google News. Washington Post Facing skepticism, military leaders say Islamic State strategy is making headway Washington Post Top U.S. military leaders faced skepticism Thursday on Capitol ...
» Carl Icahn says he sold entire Apple stake on China woes: CNBC - Reuters
28/04/16 20:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Cyber Warfare - Google News. Reuters Carl Icahn says he sold entire Apple stake on China woes: CNBC Reuters But Icahn, who owned 45.8 million Apple shares at the end of last year, said China's economic slo...
» Pentagon disciplines 16 U.S. service members in Afghanistan hospital attack
28/04/16 20:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security. The Pentagon will levy a series of disciplinary actions against 16 U.S. service members for their role in a deadly attack against a Doctors Without Borders hospit...
» Defense secretary investigating accuracy of sex crimes cases
28/04/16 20:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security. WASHINGTON (AP) - Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Thursday he's investigating whether his department misled Congress in an effort to derail a contentious bill t...
» Government eavesdropping run amok
28/04/16 20:11 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes. The U.S. government claims the right to eavesdrop at will on your email when you’re writing to someone who lives abroad. Now it wants to be able to use those emails to convict you of a c...
» Behind the Curtain: Vladimir Putin manipulates oil price rise for Russian rebound
28/04/16 20:05 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security. ANALYSIS/OPINION: Ever since sanctions were imposed on Russia following the annexation of Crimea and the start of the conflict in eastern Ukraine, it has been the...
» Trump says allies have to pay up. So does Obama
28/04/16 20:05 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes. Trump is so taken with this theme that he’s made it a central component of his foreign policy pitch. But it’s hardly a new idea.
» Supreme Court Approves Rule Change Giving the FBI More Hacking Power - Fortune
28/04/16 20:04 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from fbi - Google News. Fortune Supreme Court Approves Rule Change Giving the FBI More Hacking Power Fortune The Supreme Court on Thursday approved a rule change that would allow U.S. judges to issue search war...
» FBI: 'Argument can be made' fake AP story broke rules - STLtoday.com
28/04/16 20:03 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from fbi - Google News. FBI : 'Argument can be made' fake AP story broke rules STLtoday.com WASHINGTON (AP) — FBI officials say there's no clear evidence the agency violated its own rules when it posed as The A...
» 'President's Book of Secrets' goes behind the scenes of CIA briefings - OCRegister
28/04/16 20:02 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from cia - Google News. OCRegister 'President's Book of Secrets' goes behind the scenes of CIA briefings OCRegister This is just one anecdote explored in former CIA analyst and PDB briefer David Priess' “The Pr...
» McCain Blasts Senator for Blocking Army Secretary Confirmation
28/04/16 20:02 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Defense News - Home. The chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee on Thursday sharply criticized a colleague’s months-long hold on the nominee to be the next Army Secretary, calling it a foolish abu...
» San Bernardino Terrorist’s Brother, Others Arrested on Federal Charges
28/04/16 20:01 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. Three individuals with family connections to Syed Rizwan Farook, one of the terrorists who opened fire on a San Bernardino, California, holiday party last December, have been arrest...
» Supreme Court moves to expand FBI's hacking authority - TechCrunch
28/04/16 20:01 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from fbi - Google News. TechCrunch Supreme Court moves to expand FBI's hacking authority TechCrunch The Supreme Court approved hotly contested hotly-contested amendments to federal criminal procedure today that...
» Fortress Russia: Pushing Foreigners Back
28/04/16 20:00 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Eurasia Daily Monitor - The Jamestown Foundation. This week marked the 30 th anniversary of the April 26, 1986, Chernobyl reactor meltdown—a nuclear disaster that saturated northern Ukraine, southern Belar...
» Moscow Invites Chinese Factories to Move to the Russian Far East
28/04/16 19:59 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Eurasia Daily Monitor - The Jamestown Foundation. Chemical, metallurgical and cement plants may soon be transferred from their current locations across northern China to the Russian Far East. This was the ...
» ISIS said to order attacks on targets in Rome, including Israeli embassy
28/04/16 19:59 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from DEBKAFile. April 29, 2016, 12:34 AM (IDT) Italian defense sources said Thursday that one of four suspects arrested by the authorities in different areas of Italy received orders from ISIS to carry out a se...
» Over 61 killed in one day of Aleppo bombings, Syrian opposition says
28/04/16 19:58 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from DEBKAFile. April 29, 2016, 12:19 AM (IDT) Syrian opposition sources said Thursday that at least 61 people were killed in Aleppo by Syrian air force bombings over the previous 24 hours. The sources said at ...
» Norway’s Sub-Snub Impacts Negatively On Nordic Defense Cooperation
28/04/16 19:57 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Defense News - Home. Norway’s decision to partner with NATO states in the design and delivery of new-generation submarines has exposed new cracks in longstanding pan-Nordic defense strengthening ambitions....
» Mexican general gets 52 years for torturing, killing man
28/04/16 19:56 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security. MEXICO CITY (AP) - A judge has sentenced a general in the Mexican army to 52½ years in prison for ordering the torture of a suspect, then having his body burned, ...
» Iran touts Israel invasion to recruit teenage boys to fight in Syria
28/04/16 19:56 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security. Iran has begun to ask its teenage boys to volunteer to fight in Syria in a sign the hard-line Islamic regime's military is suffering rising casualties in the five...
» Hillary Clinton's foreign policy views spark anger, unease abroad
28/04/16 19:54 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security. Donald Trump isn't the only presidential front-runner this election cycle whose foreign policy views are sparking anger and unease in the rest of the world. Despi...
» Libya's Unresolved Issues Make Western Nations Wary of Committing Troops
28/04/16 19:54 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Defense News - Home. The arrival in Libya of a new, UN-backed government has given the lawless country a semblance of stability, but a series of unresolved legal and military issues are making Western nati...
» While US Lags on Paid Maternity Leave, Some States Make Progress
28/04/16 19:54 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. While the United States is the only developed country in the world that does not offer paid maternity leave for new mothers, both of the current Democratic presidential candidates support...
» China Tops Annual US Trade Watch List — Again
28/04/16 19:53 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. The Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) has released the 2016 Special 301 Report on the global state of intellectual property rights protection and enforcement. USTR r...
» US, Allies Tighten Cooperation to Counter China in South China Sea
28/04/16 19:53 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. The U.S. is ratcheting up cooperation with Asian allies to counter China’s “assertive and provocative behavior in the South China Sea” that is challenging the freedom of navigation in the...
» Russia's mixed messages on LGBT - BBC News
28/04/16 19:53 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. BBC News Russia's mixed messages on LGBT BBC News Back in her home town in northern Russia , the revelations about her sexual identity have thrown her family into turmoil. Her brother...
» Spooked by Russia, Lithuania spares no money for defense - Reuters
28/04/16 19:52 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Reuters Spooked by Russia , Lithuania spares no money for defense Reuters Worried by an increasingly militarist Russia next door, Lithuania is putting the finishing touches to the dum...
» Hearing: Ash Carter on US Strategy Against ISIS
28/04/16 19:52 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Latest From the Wilson Center. On April 28, Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter testified before the Senate Armed Services Committee on U.S. strategy against the Islamic State, also known as ISIS, ISIL, or ...
» Father ordered to pay for upkeep of his 28-year-old son in Italy
28/04/16 19:52 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The Independent - Europe. Civil court in Modena rules man cannot his force his son to get a job while at university
» April 28, 2016
28/04/16 19:51 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. A look at the best news photos from around the world.
» Dispatches: Russia's Growing Intolerance for Dissent - Human Rights Watch
28/04/16 19:51 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Human Rights Watch Dispatches: Russia's Growing Intolerance for Dissent Human Rights Watch Today, at Moscow's eminent House of Cinematography, aggressive individuals among pro-Kremlin...
» Syria's truce is over as airstrikes destroy Aleppo hospital
28/04/16 19:49 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia | The Guardian. With at least 27 patients and staff reported dead, UN says urgent aid is needed amid multiple breaches of ceasefire Syria’s eight-week truce was dead in all but name on Thursday afte...
» FBI Serves Warrants Linked to San Bernardino Shooting
28/04/16 19:49 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Federal investigators have served warrants in California in connection with the investigation of the December attack that killed 14 people in San Bernardino. FBI spokeswoman Laura Eimille...
» In 'Papa,' Hemingway Returns to Cuba via Silver Screen
28/04/16 19:48 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Ernest Hemingway left Cuba shortly after Fidel Castro's revolution, as relations with the United States began to fall into a deep freeze. Over five decades later, the author of “The Old M...
» Labour Party Suspends Former London Mayor Over Hitler Remarks
28/04/16 19:48 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > Europe. The suspension of Ken Livingstone came a day after Labour’s leader, Jeremy Corbyn, disciplined another party member over anti-Israel posts on social media.
» Poland and Russia Spar Over Alleged Sub Collision - The Maritime Executive
28/04/16 19:48 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. The Maritime Executive Poland and Russia Spar Over Alleged Sub Collision The Maritime Executive Polish and Russian sources are engaged in a dispute over whether two submarines were in...
» Donald Trump's foreign policy speech earns praise in Russia - CNN
28/04/16 19:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. CNN Donald Trump's foreign policy speech earns praise in Russia CNN Trump's speech was more than well-received in Russia . In Moscow's Red Square, passersby speaking to CNN praised th...
» Явлинский: Россия и демократия
28/04/16 19:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from SvobodaRadio's YouTube Videos. From: SvobodaRadio Duration: 54:56 Как поведет себя в условиях фактического развала Демкоалиции партия "Яблоко", активно приглашающая в свои предвыборные списки демократи...
» Bowing to China, Moscow for First Time Ever to Build Railroad with International Gage Tracks
28/04/16 19:03 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Window on Eurasia -- New Series. Paul Goble             Staunton, April 24 – Since tsarist times, Russian governments have laid railroad tracks 1520 m...
» «Мы любим наших девочек»
28/04/16 19:00 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from golosamerikius's YouTube Videos. From: golosamerikius Duration: 02:28 После того, как была обнаружена связь между вирусом Зика и микроцефалией, из редкого заболевания эта редкая патология превратилась ...
» 4500 ISIS Militants Now in Central Asia, Russia’s GRU Says
28/04/16 19:00 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Window on Eurasia -- New Series. Paul Goble             Staunton, April 28 – General Sergey Afanasyev, deputy chief of the GRU, the Russian military’s...
» U.S. Bill Backs More Defense Spending For Europe, Ukraine
28/04/16 18:48 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. A key U.S. congressional committee has backed a substantial increase in defense spending to reassure European allies jittery about Russian military maneuvers.
» В США задержаны две россиянки - РИА Новости
28/04/16 18:48 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from В мире – Новости Google. РИА Новости В США задержаны две россиянки РИА Новости ВАШИНГТОН, 28 апр — РИА Новости, Алексей Богдановский. Трое родственников террориста из Сан-Бернардино Сайеда Ризвана Фарука —...
» Демкоалиция: распался наш союз?
28/04/16 18:46 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from SvobodaRadio's YouTube Videos. From: SvobodaRadio Duration: 54:01 Что происходит с Демкоалицией: раскол, переформатирование, борьба амбиций лидеров, успешное агрессивное вмешательство внешних сил? Чем ...
» As Syrian Cease-fire Falters, Anti-IS Campaign Questioned on Capitol Hill
28/04/16 18:46 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. A senior Republican lawmaker on Thursday challenged the Obama administration's upbeat assessments of progress against Islamic State militants in Iraq and Syria. While not disputing recent...
» МИД Приднестровья: Молдова теряет нейтралитет - Известия
28/04/16 18:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from В мире – Новости Google. Известия МИД Приднестровья: Молдова теряет нейтралитет Известия В Приднестровье обеспокоены политикой сближения Румынии и Молдавии. Как сообщили «Известиям» в пресс-службе МИД Прид...
» Aleppo Attack Puts Spotlight on US, Russia
28/04/16 18:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. The State Department says it does not believe there has been a deterioration in U.S.-Russia relations over the crisis in Syria, in spite of the Russian-backed Syrian government’s continue...
» Today's Headlines and Commentary
28/04/16 18:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Lawfare - Hard National Security Choices. At least 38 civilians were killed and dozens more were injured in a eruption of violence throughout Aleppo . According to Agence-France Presse , “an upsurge in fig...
» 2:58 PM 4/28/2016 - Headlines Review: FBI arrests brother of San Bernardino terrorist and 2 others after searches
28/04/16 18:08 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NEWS: The World and Global Security Review. FBI arrests brother of San Bernardino terrorist and 2 others after searches - U.S. - Stripes Isis hackers are unorganised, unsophisticated and a complete shamble...
» Fifth Moscow Conference on International Security, MCIS - April 27-28, 2016
28/04/16 18:07 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from RUSSIA and THE WEST - РОССИЯ и ЗАПАД. News - Moscow Conference on International Security, MCIS - Google Search Moscow Conference on International Security, MCIS - Google Search международная конференция по...
» 11:47 AM 4/28/2016 - Headlines Review: The Latest: Biden, Iraqi prime minister meet in Baghdad - The Washington Post | Syria Hospital Hit in Airstrike Blamed on Russia - WSJ | Donald Trump, Laying Out Foreign Policy, Promises Coherence - The New York Time
28/04/16 15:00 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NEWS: The World and Global Security Review. The Latest: Biden, Iraqi prime minister meet in Baghdad - The Washington Post  | Syria Hospital Hit in Airstrike Blamed on Russia - WSJ  | Donald Trump...
» The Latest: Biden, Iraqi prime minister meet in Baghdad – The Washington Post
28/04/16 15:00 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The New York Web Times – newyorkwebtimes.com. The Latest on Vice President Joe Biden’s visit to Iraq (all times local): Source: The Latest: Biden, Iraqi prime minister meet in Baghdad – The Washingto...
» $500,000 Brings US Residency – Or ‘Front Row Seat’ to Fraud
28/04/16 15:00 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The New York Web Times – newyorkwebtimes.com. Out of 140,000 employment visas US allocates each year, about 10,000 of them are allowed to be EB-5 investor visas giving applicant 2-year conditional residenc...
» Isis hackers are unorganised, unsophisticated and a complete shambles
28/04/16 14:59 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The New York Web Times – newyorkwebtimes.com. A new report from security firm Flashpoint highlights how Daesh-affiliated hackers operate online. Source: Isis hackers are unorganised, unsophisticated and a ...
» FBI arrests brother of San Bernardino terrorist and 2 others after searches - U.S.
28/04/16 14:39 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Daily Newsletter Feed. LOS ANGELES (Tribune News Service) — Federal agents arrested three people, including the older brother of San Bernardino gunman Syed Rizwan Farook, on charges of marriage fraud...
» Больше половины 300-миллионного состояния Принца уйдет на выплату налогов
28/04/16 14:32 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from golosamerikius's YouTube Videos. From: golosamerikius Duration: 02:04 Больше половины 300-миллионного состояния Принца уйдет на выплату налогов; «Честную» компанию Джессики Альбы обвинили во вранье; жу...
» Russia's Opposition Splits Ahead of Parliamentary Elections - Newsweek
28/04/16 14:31 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Newsweek Russia's Opposition Splits Ahead of Parliamentary Elections Newsweek Navalny Kasyanov Russian opposition leaders Alexey Navalny, left, and Mikhail Kasyanov arrive for a confe...
» Ex-Mayor of London Suspended by Labour
28/04/16 14:31 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > Europe. Ken Livingstone, the former mayor of London, was confronted by a Labour Party member, John Mann, after what was seen as an anti-Semitic remark. Mr. Livingstone was suspended by Labour on T...
» French lawmakers vote for lifting EU sanctions against Russia - Deutsche Welle
28/04/16 14:30 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Deutsche Welle French lawmakers vote for lifting EU sanctions against Russia Deutsche Welle In early April the Austrian President Heinz Fischer told his Russian counterpart Vladimir P...
» In Rome, Cheap Public Housing Hid for Years in Plain Sight
28/04/16 14:30 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > Europe. The city owned so many apartments that no one was certain how many there were or who lived in them, and many were doled out in a political spoils system.
» Syria’s peace talks begin to look like a cover for more war
28/04/16 14:29 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia | The Guardian. Parties are paying lip-service to a ‘political solution’ even as a dysfunctional truce collapses around them Bombs hitting hospitals, doctors and rescue workers killed , civilians st...
» Демонстрация силы или хулиганство?
28/04/16 14:29 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from golosamerikius's YouTube Videos. From: golosamerikius Duration: 04:33 Лихачество российских военных летчиков - стало привычной темой новостей. США, ЕС, НАТО считают такие инциденты опасными и провокаци...
» US Lawmaker Asks All Nations to Join Fight Against IS
28/04/16 14:28 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. A U.S. lawmaker who has taken a leading role in trying to protect religious minorities in the Middle East says the fight against the Islamic State group in Iraq and Syria is a fight for c...
» NATO Building Black Sea Fleet
28/04/16 14:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ThereAreNoSunglasses. Romania Calls for Permanent NATO Black Sea Force The Russian foreign Ministry reacted to the plans of NATO to create the black sea fleet The official representative of Russian foreign...
» FBI arrests brother and other relatives of San Bernardino attacker
28/04/16 14:24 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes News. Authorities in California arrested three people on Thursday who are tied to one of the San Bernardino attackers, charging them with lying under oath and participating in a fraudulen...
» General Dunford: I Would Do More Against ISIS if I Could
28/04/16 14:24 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. Gen. Joseph Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, testified during a Senate Armed Service Committee hearing Thursday that he wished he could do more to fight the Islamic S...
» About 16 military disciplined in Afghanistan hospital attack
28/04/16 14:23 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security. WASHINGTON (AP) - A senior U.S. official says that about 16 U.S. military personnel, including one general officer, have been disciplined for mistakes that led to...
» Brazil prosecutors charge Rousseff campaign strategist
28/04/16 14:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. CURITIBA, Brazil (Reuters) - Brazilian prosecutors have filed unspecified charges against political strategist Joao Santana, the architect of President Dilma Rousseff's 2010 and 2014 c...
» Brawl breaks out in Turkey's parliament – video
28/04/16 14:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World news + Video | The Guardian. Skirmishes between lawmakers from AK Party and the pro-Kurdish opposition break out on Wednesday causing a delay on government’s efforts to pass legislation on a migratio...
» Chinese Ambitions in South China Sea Must Be Resisted, Think Tank Says - Bloomberg
28/04/16 14:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. Bloomberg Chinese Ambitions in South China Sea Must Be Resisted, Think Tank Says Bloomberg The professionalism displayed by China's navy in some of the world's most contested seas is m...
» Turkish security forces open fire on Kurds – video
28/04/16 14:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World news + Video | The Guardian. Award-winning photographer and video journalist Refik Tekin captures the moment Turkish security forces open fire on Kurds without warning. The footage was shot in the Ku...
» European TV Channel Puts Controversial Magnitsky Film On Hold
28/04/16 14:19 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. A European television channel will not air a controversial new film on the case of the 2009 death of Russian auditor Sergei Magnitsky next week as previously planned.
» Biden Makes Surprise Visit to Iraq Amid Political Crisis
28/04/16 14:18 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. U.S. Vice President Joe Biden is in Iraq for talks with Iraqi leaders "focused on encouraging Iraqi national unity and continued momentum" in the fight against Islamic State. "The Vice Pr...
» Islamic State turns to selling fish, cars to offset oil losses: report
28/04/16 14:17 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Islamic State earns millions of dollars a month running car dealerships and fish farms in Iraq, making up for lower oil income after its battlefield losses, Iraqi j...
» Luxury Yacht Of Ex-Kremlin Media Boss Lesin, Found Dead In Washington, Is Sold
28/04/16 14:17 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. A luxury motor yacht belonging to Russian President Vladimir Putin's late press minister has been sold to an unnamed buyer nearly six months after the former Kremlin insi...
» Netanyahu Stands Firm on Peace Talks for Israel, Palestine
28/04/16 14:16 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu poured cold water on a French initiative to restart peace talks between Israelis and Palestinians, saying the two sides should be speaking dir...
» Egypt tries to divert eyes to citizen who died in London
28/04/16 14:16 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. Under scrutiny in Europe for its handling of the torture death of an Italian student in Cairo, Egyptian authorities are seeking to focus attention on the fate of an Egyptian who died in a London fire.
» Brain Damage in Zika Babies Is Far Worse Than Expected
28/04/16 14:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. Researchers say the Zika virus attacks lobes of the fetal brain that control thought, vision, movement.
» Afghanistan Outraged About Taliban's Pakistan Visit
28/04/16 14:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Afghanistan has criticized Pakistan for allowing a Taliban delegation to visit the neighboring country, saying “a terrorist organization” should not have been been allowed to undertake su...
» Spooked by Russia, Lithuania spares no money for defense
28/04/16 14:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. PABRADE TRAINING AREA, Lithuania (Reuters) - The town doesn't have a name yet, but its buildings are nearly finished and its roads are all laid out. Yet nobody will ever call it home.
» FBI Serves Warrants In San Bernardino Inquiry
28/04/16 14:12 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World News - Breaking international news and headlines | Sky News. A local police cruiser drives by the home of Raheel Farook, brother of San Bernardino shooter Rizwan Farook, in Corona, California
» India orders tanker with disputed Libyan oil to await U.N. instructions
28/04/16 14:11 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India has instructed an Indian-flagged oil tanker not to discharge its cargo of oil from Libya’s rival eastern government and await instructions from the United N...
» Iraq Memo: With Iraq Mired in Turmoil, Some Call for Partitioning the Country
28/04/16 14:11 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. The political system is malfunctioning as Kurds, Shiites and Sunnis fight to control a nation that might be better off if split among them, some experts say.
» British officials deny reports of security breach
28/04/16 14:10 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. British officials have admitted that a computer system used to screen for extremists crashed briefly but deny newspaper claims that national security was compromised.
» Syrian Truce in Tatters Amid Government Airstrikes, Messy Battles
28/04/16 14:08 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. U.S. allies in northern Syria, fighters from a Kurdish-dominated alliance and militiamen from the Western-backed Free Syrian Army (FSA), clashed Thursday as Russian and government warplan...
» Fragile economy forces Iran's top leaders to form alliance
28/04/16 14:06 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. ANKARA (Reuters) - President Hassan Rouhani and Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei may have sharply ideological differences but the fragility of Iran's economy has forced them into ...
» An attack rocked Kabul last week. And a former Bagram detainee may have played a key role.
28/04/16 14:06 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. According to local news reports, the suicide bomber may have been a former prisoner released by Karzai in 2014.
» Iraqi authorities shut down Al Jazeera’s Baghdad bureau
28/04/16 14:06 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. The Al Jazeera Media Network says Iraqi authorities have shut down their bureau in Baghdad and banned its journalists from reporting in the country.
» For Top Federal Contractors, Investments in Lobbying, PACs Yield Big Returns - MAPLight.org (blog)
28/04/16 13:41 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from James R. Clapper Jr. - Google News. MAPLight.org (blog) For Top Federal Contractors, Investments in Lobbying, PACs Yield Big Returns MAPLight.org (blog) James R . Clapper Jr ., the director of National Int...
» House panel pushes ahead with defense budget 'gamble'
28/04/16 13:40 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes. Despite Pentagon objections, the House Armed Services Committee on Thursday approved a plan to take $18 billion out of the Islamic State war budget in 2017 and instead pay for more soldi...
» Army officers accused of bribery in Pentagon acquisition scandal exonerated
28/04/16 13:40 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security. A federal court on Wednesday exonerated four former high-ranking Army officers accused of orchestrating a large-scale bribery scheme involving under-the-table pay...
» Secret Service proposes 'taller, stronger' White House fence
28/04/16 13:37 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security. The Secret Service has called for heightening the security fence surrounding the White House by five feet, among other changes, in hopes of reducing the number of...
» Chris Matthews: ‘We Don’t Even Know What the Facility’s Called’ Where the Benghazi Attack Happened
28/04/16 13:36 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. MSNBC host Chris Matthews said Wednesday that “we don’t even know what the facility’s called” where the 2012 Benghazi terrorist attack occurred that killed Ambassador Chris Stevens ...
» Russian Warplane Flies Within 50 Feet of U.S. Spy Plane in Asia
28/04/16 13:34 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. A Russian MiG-31 jet flew within 50 feet of a U.S. surveillance aircraft in Northeast Asia last week, Moscow’s latest aerial saber-rattling against American ships and planes, accord...
» Latest Defense Bill Could Decimate Visa Program for Afghan Allies
28/04/16 13:33 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. Afghan interpreters who worked with the FBI, the State Department, and other U.S. agencies in Afghanistan could be deemed ineligible for U.S. visas by the 2017 defense appropriation...
» Bill Richardson: Iran’s Behavior Hasn’t Changed Since Nuclear Deal
28/04/16 13:32 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. Former New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson (D.) said Thursday that even after the Obama administration’s nuclear deal with Iran, the rogue country’s behavior still has n...
» NYT: Aides Viewed Libya as the ‘Cornerstone of a Hillary Clinton Doctrine’
28/04/16 13:32 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. White House correspondent for the New York Times  Mark Landler was asked about Hillary Clinton’s role in Libya, and said how some of Clinton’s aides saw Libya as the “co...
» Obama Advocacy Group Fails to Move Supreme Court Nomination
28/04/16 13:31 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. Merrick Garland is no closer to confirmation as the next Supreme Court justice than he was at the beginning of April despite a sustained campaign by President Obama’s personal advoc...
» Donald Trump’s Strange World View
28/04/16 13:29 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from United States Defense and Military Forces. In his first formal foreign policy speech, Mr. Trump says he would tell global allies and foes that it’s his way or the highway.
» Another Terrorist Mastermind Turns Out To Be An Obvious ‘Moron’
28/04/16 13:29 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ThereAreNoSunglasses. [In a continuing motif, another terrorist mastermind turns out to be another slow-witted, probably drug-addled, retrograde moron (SEE:  How Is It That 3 Retarded Russians Claim To Be ...
» Former Afghan President Karzai Meets With Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov
28/04/16 13:17 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ThereAreNoSunglasses. Russia: Lavrov meets former Afghan pres. Karzai in Moscow
» ELECTRONIC WEAPONS: Russia Opens Up
28/04/16 13:16 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from StrategyPage.com. None
» Here’s the deal: Trump’s phoniness is authentic
28/04/16 13:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes. When Barack Obama proposes something, you know it’s been analyzed and balanced and weighed against the alternatives, tested in the laboratory and found to be a reasonable solution given ...
» Policy specifics still seem foreign to Trump
28/04/16 13:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes. Trump clearly seems unknowledgeable about the national security topics he was reading from a teleprompter (something he’s rarely done as a neophyte politician).
» Intel leaders push controversial encryption draft - The Hill
28/04/16 13:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from james b. comey - Google News. Intel leaders push controversial encryption draft The Hill Citing the terrorist shooting in Garland, Texas last year — in which FBI Director James B . Comey has said the attac...
» A look at key events in Syria since March 2011
28/04/16 13:13 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from In Homeland Security. A cease-fire that for two months brought relief to war-stricken Syrians has effectively collapsed, particularly in northern Syria, which has seen intense fighting and a military build...
» House panel approves bipartisan drug-abuse legislation - U.S. News & World Report
28/04/16 13:13 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from house judiciary committee - Google News. Washington Post Alabama's News Leader House panel approves bipartisan drug-abuse legislation U.S. News & World Report WASHINGTON (AP) — The House Judiciary Comm...
» House Judiciary Committee takes election-year swipe at nation's growing drug addiction problem - Greenfield Daily Reporter
28/04/16 13:13 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from house judiciary committee - Google News. Washington Post House Judiciary Committee takes election-year swipe at nation's growing drug addiction problem Greenfield Daily Reporter WASHINGTON — The House Judi...
» House Judiciary Chair Goodlatte Promises "Consensus" Copyright Reform (Finally) Coming Soon - hypebot.com
28/04/16 13:13 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from house judiciary committee - Google News. House Judiciary Chair Goodlatte Promises "Consensus" Copyright Reform (Finally) Coming Soon hypebot.com And you have my personal commitment that as the re...
» Results of Russia-NATO Council Don't Look Optimistic - Defense Minister
28/04/16 13:12 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from GlobalSecurity.org. The results of the first Russia-NATO Council in two years doesn't look too optimistic, Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said at the fifth Moscow Conference on International Security.
» No Fair Fights for U.S. Troops, Chairman Says
28/04/16 13:12 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from GlobalSecurity.org. The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff repeated to the Senate Appropriations defense subcommittee what has become a mantra to him: he doesn't believe the United States should ever se...
» Morning Agenda: Yahoo Gives Starboard Value 4 Board Seats
28/04/16 13:10 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Federal Bureau of Investigation. A Hedge Fund Herd Loses Billions | Facebook Plans to Solidify Founder’s Control
» What should become of the old FBI building and site? - WTOP
28/04/16 13:02 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from fbi - Google News. WTOP What should become of the old FBI building and site? WTOP WASHINGTON — The home of FBI headquarters is in a big Brutalist building at 10th Street and Pennsylvania Avenue in Northwes...
» FBI arrests brother of San Bernardino terrorist and 2 others after searches - Los Angeles Times
28/04/16 13:02 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from fbi - Google News. Los Angeles Times FBI arrests brother of San Bernardino terrorist and 2 others after searches Los Angeles Times Two people were arrested at Raheel Farook's home after the FBI conducted a...
» As US drops “cyber bombs,“ ISIS retools its own cyber army - Ars Technica
28/04/16 13:01 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Cyber Warfare - Google News. Ars Technica As US drops “ cyber bombs,“ ISIS retools its own cyber army Ars Technica ISIS' early efforts to create a hacking unit, the Cyber Caliphate Army, began in the summe...
» DOJ Claims Unsealing FBI Declaration Will Jeopardize Clinton Email Investigation - LawNewz
28/04/16 13:00 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from fbi - Google News. LawNewz DOJ Claims Unsealing FBI Declaration Will Jeopardize Clinton Email Investigation LawNewz shutterstock_410479492 Attorneys with the U.S. Department of Justice say they cannot make...
» MONICA CROWLEY: The linchpin of the FBI's Hillary Clinton investigation - Washington Times
28/04/16 13:00 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from fbi - Google News. Washington Times MONICA CROWLEY: The linchpin of the FBI's Hillary Clinton investigation Washington Times Recall that the FBI probe is proceeding along multiple tracks. The one involving...
» The FBI Could Gain Unprecedented Access To Hack Into Computers - Huffington Post
28/04/16 12:59 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from fbi - Google News. Huffington Post The FBI Could Gain Unprecedented Access To Hack Into Computers Huffington Post Though it has been several years in the making, the effort to widen warrant jurisdiction ha...
» Former FBI agent pleads guilty in perjury case - The Boston Globe
28/04/16 12:59 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from fbi - Google News. The Boston Globe Former FBI agent pleads guilty in perjury case The Boston Globe Former FBI Supervisory Agent Robert Fitzpatrick, who testified on behalf of James “Whitey” Bulger and who...
» The FBI is close to getting new authority to hack computers almost anywhere — even overseas - Business Insider
28/04/16 12:59 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from fbi - Google News. Business Insider The FBI is close to getting new authority to hack computers almost anywhere — even overseas Business Insider Though it has been several years in the making, the effort t...
» Look Away, FBI: 3 Startups Meant To Keep Our Conversations Secure - Forbes
28/04/16 12:58 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from fbi - Google News. Forbes Look Away, FBI : 3 Startups Meant To Keep Our Conversations Secure Forbes Lately, there's been a lot of talk about secure messaging — especially after it was revealed in late Marc...
» 'The Americans' recap: Where's Martha? The FBI and the KGB are on the hunt - Los Angeles Times
28/04/16 12:58 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from fbi - Google News. Los Angeles Times 'The Americans' recap: Where's Martha? The FBI and the KGB are on the hunt Los Angeles Times Caught between between the FBI and the KGB, panic-stricken traitor Martha H...
» House Passes Major DoD Policy Bill for 2017
28/04/16 12:57 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Defense News - Home. WASHINGTON — The House Armed Services Committee early Thursday voted to add billions to a list of Defense Department weapon programs and signed off on a $583 billion Pentagon budget th...
» NATO Membership Not Automatic for Nordic States, Officials Warn
28/04/16 12:56 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Defense News - Home. Political leaders in the NATO-aligned Baltic states are warning Finland and Sweden that a future path into the Western alliance may not be as automatic as they might assume and could t...
» Assad's military claims to have seized Israeli arms shipment in S. Syria
28/04/16 12:55 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from DEBKAFile. April 28, 2016, 10:28 AM (IDT) Syrian army sources claimed Wednesday that they had ambushed and captured a group of vehicles packed with Israeli weapons in the southern part of the country. The ...
» Dispatches: An Opening for Justice for CIA Torture - Human Rights Watch
28/04/16 12:34 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from cia - Google News. Human Rights Watch Dispatches: An Opening for Justice for CIA Torture Human Rights Watch The United States government just opened the door a crack to justice for the torture of scores of...
» How the CIA failed a spy who went missing in Iran - Washington Post
28/04/16 12:34 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from cia - Google News. Washington Post How the CIA failed a spy who went missing in Iran Washington Post In a world of seemingly random massacres in Paris, Brussels and San Bernardino, Calif.; Islamic State be...
» Carter defends US strategy for defeating Islamic State group
28/04/16 12:33 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes News. Defense Secretary Ash Carter is defending the U.S. strategy for defeating the Islamic State group. He told the Senate Armed Services Committee that U.S.-backed local forces in Iraq ...
» F-22 Raptors make deterrence, support visits to Lithuania, Romania
28/04/16 12:32 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes News. F-22 Raptors are making the rounds in eastern Europe this week in a subtle show of strength and support to allies concerned about Russian aggression in the region.
» Obama Admin Freed 19,723 Criminal Illegal Immigrants in 2015
28/04/16 12:32 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. The Obama administration released nearly 20,000 illegal immigrants convicted of crimes from custody in 2015, according to  new figures  published by the Immigration and Customs Enfo...
» Haley: Terrorists Don’t Need a Jail to Hate Us, They Do That On Their Own
28/04/16 12:31 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. In a hearing on Guantanamo Bay transfers to the U.S. Thursday, Gov. Nikki Haley (R., S.C.) said that closing the detention facility would not eliminate anti-U.S. terrorist propagand...
» Donald Trump's claims on ISIS and Libyan oil draw pushback from U.S. intelligence
28/04/16 12:30 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security. Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump's critics are homing in on the appearance of gaping contradictions in the foreign policy speech he gave Wednesda...
» Report: Chinese Combat UAVs in Demand
28/04/16 12:28 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Defense News - Home. The state-controlled China Daily news outlet published an “exclusive” interview with Shi Wen, chief drone designer at the China Academy of Aerospace Aerodynamics (CAAA), Beijing, detai...
» Report: 16 to get reprimand for Kunduz hospital airstrike
28/04/16 12:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes. A redacted copy of an investigation into the U.S. airstrike that killed 42 people at a Doctors Without Borders hospital in northern Afghanistan will be released Friday, according to medi...
» Joe Biden Lands in Iraq to Smooth the Nation’s Political Turmoil
28/04/16 12:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. Vice President Joe Biden arrived in Iraq Thursday during an unannounced visit to meet with government officials amid a political crisis that threatens to cripple Baghdad’s crusade a...
» VW C.E.O. ‘Personally’ Apologized to President Obama in Plea for Mercy
28/04/16 12:26 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > Europe. The carmaker also said it had set aside about $7.9 billion for legal costs worldwide, indicating that it expects fines in the U.S. to be much lower than some analysts have estimated.
» No, Russia is not in decline – at least not any more and not yet - FT.com (registration) (blog)
28/04/16 12:25 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. No, Russia is not in decline – at least not any more and not yet FT.com (registration) (blog) A survey of recent writings on Russia by western scholars reveals a widely-held view that...
» В ходе летно-тактического учения экипажи морской авиации Черноморского флота отработали нанесение ударов по береговым объектам условного противника
28/04/16 12:23 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from RSS. Полетные задания выполнялись в районе полигона Опук с привлечением 10 многофункциональных истребителей Су-30СМ и фронтовых бомбардировщиков Су-24М штурмового авиаполка ЧФ.
» Israel Makes Push for Gaza Strip Recovery
28/04/16 12:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. For years, Israel tried to erode Hamas’ grip on the Gaza Strip.  Officials calculated what Gazans needed for survival and let in little else.  Records show that sometimes pasta, notebooks...
» World's fastest jet MiG-31 intercepts US spy plane near Russia's Far East - RT
28/04/16 12:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. RT World's fastest jet MiG-31 intercepts US spy plane near Russia's Far East RT “On April 21, a US Navy P-8 Maritime Patrol reconnaissance aircraft flying a routine mission in interna...
» Нападение на участников школьного конкурса "Мемориала"
28/04/16 12:21 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from SvobodaRadio's YouTube Videos. From: SvobodaRadio Duration: 04:46 В Москве у Дома кино провокаторы из прокремлевского "Национально-освободительного движения" закидали яйцами и облили зеленкой участнико...
» German intelligence chief fired in surprise move | intelNews.org
28/04/16 11:59 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The New York Web Times – newyorkwebtimes.com. The head of Germany’s foreign intelligence agency has been removed from his post in a move described by observers as surprising. Gerhard Schindler, 63, has led...
» That Cold War Movie
28/04/16 11:58 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The New York Web Times – newyorkwebtimes.com. Vladimir Putin’s Russia is far too weak to fight a real Cold War with the West, so the Kremlin has decided to do the next best thing: make a reality show...
» Russia: Terrorism is the fault of the West – BBC News
28/04/16 11:58 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The New York Web Times – newyorkwebtimes.com. A string of Russian military figures and experts accuse the US and Nato of causing global insecurity, says Steve Rosenberg. Source: Russia: Terrorism is the fa...
» Angela Merkel Abruptly Fires Germany’s Spy Chief – The New York Times
28/04/16 11:58 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The New York Web Times – newyorkwebtimes.com. The dismissal of Gerhard Schindler came when his job appeared safe, despite his agency’s links to carrying out searches at the behest of the United States’ Nat...
» The Early Edition: April 28, 2016
28/04/16 11:41 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 Syria ceasefire...
» Exclusive: EU would divorce UK before any new relationship - sources
28/04/16 11:35 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union would insist on completing a swift divorce with Britain before starting to forge any new relationship if UK voters decide in June to leave the 2...
» The Latest: Biden, Iraqi prime minister meet in Baghdad
28/04/16 11:34 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. The Latest on Vice President Joe Biden’s visit to Iraq (all times local):
» Syria Hospital Hit in Airstrike Blamed on Russia
28/04/16 11:33 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. Dozens killed in an airstrike in the northern city of Aleppo, opposition groups say, blaming the attack on Russian warplanes.
» Revered Chinese monk is mummified and covered in gold leaf
28/04/16 11:32 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. A revered Buddhist monk in China has been mummified and covered in gold leaf, a practice reserved for holy men in some areas with strong Buddhist traditions.
» VP Biden makes surprise visit to Iraq to urge leaders to resolve crippling political crisis
28/04/16 11:31 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. VP Biden makes surprise visit to Iraq to urge leaders to resolve crippling political crisis.
» Airstrikes on Hospital in Syria Kill 14 Patients and Staff, Says MSF
28/04/16 11:30 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World – TIME. BEIRUT — A wave of nighttime airstrikes hit a hospital in Syria supported by Doctors Without Borders and nearby buildings in the rebel-held part of the (MSF) says 14 patients and medical staf...
» Vice President Joe Biden Arrives in Baghdad to Help Solve Iraqi Political Crisis
28/04/16 11:29 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World – TIME. (BAGHDAD)— Vice President Joe Biden arrived in Baghdad on Thursday on a visit intended to help Iraqi leaders resolve a political crisis that has hindered efforts to defeat ISIS. Biden l...
» Putin Scolds Rocket Team Over Failed Launch
28/04/16 11:28 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World News - Breaking international news and headlines | Sky News. A Russian Soyuz 2.1a rocket carrying Lomonosov, Aist-2D and SamSat-218 satellites leaves a trail of smoke as it lifts off from the new Vos...
» British family knocked unconscious while on holiday in Thailand – video
28/04/16 11:28 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World news + Video | The Guardian. CCTV footage released by local police shows three members of a British family punched and kicked unconscious during an attack in a Thai tourist resort . The two men and a...
» Aftermath of airstrike on Aleppo hospital – video
28/04/16 11:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World news + Video | The Guardian. Footage uploaded to social media purports to show chaos after an airstrike targeted an MSF-supported hospital in a rebel-held area of Aleppo on Wednesday. MSF said doctor...
» Trump outlines his foreign policy views, but with little detail - Washington Post
28/04/16 11:26 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. Washington Post Trump outlines his foreign policy views, but with little detail Washington Post Donald Trump said in a foreign policy speech delivered Wednesday that “America first” wo...
» Biden makes unannounced trip to Iraq, his first since 2011 - Washington Post
28/04/16 11:25 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. Washington Post Biden makes unannounced trip to Iraq, his first since 2011 Washington Post BAGHDAD — Vice President Biden arrived here Thursday at a moment of intense political turmoil...
» Deadly Airstrikes Hit Aleppo Hospital, Dozens Killed
28/04/16 11:25 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. An airstrike in Syria has destroyed a hospital in Aleppo supported by the international charity Doctors Without Borders, killing at least 27 people. Among the dead were two doctors, inclu...
» Biden Makes Surprise Visit to Iraq, Seeking to Bolster Fight Against ISIS - New York Times
28/04/16 11:24 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. New York Times Biden Makes Surprise Visit to Iraq, Seeking to Bolster Fight Against ISIS New York Times Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr. at the White House in April. Mr. Biden ...
» John Boehner on Ted Cruz: 'Lucifer in the Flesh' - The Atlantic
28/04/16 11:24 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. The Atlantic John Boehner on Ted Cruz: 'Lucifer in the Flesh' The Atlantic Former House Speaker John Boehner seems to be enjoying his retirement—and wouldn't you, after what he w...
» U.S. Arrest Awakens Ghosts Of Turkey's Iran-Gold Scandal
28/04/16 11:23 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. A Turkish political scandal centered on funneling gold to sanctions-hit Iran three years ago could get a new life as U.S. authorities prosecute a key suspect.
» Man jailed for failing to decrypt data
28/04/16 11:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - World. A man is held in prison for seven months after failing to decrypt two hard drives that investigators suspect contain indecent images of children.
» Syria's Aleppo 'catastrophic' - UN
28/04/16 11:21 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - World. The situation in Syria's city of Aleppo is catastrophic, the UN says, after attacks on targets including a hospital leave dozens dead.
» IS at Weakest Point Since Start of Bombing Campaign, US Says
28/04/16 11:19 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Efforts to squeeze the Islamic State (IS) in Iraq and Syria have put the self-declared caliphate on shaky ground, leaving the terror group in perhaps its most vulnerable state since the s...
» Branded a Traitor, Beaten and Raped: Stories of Female Journalists
28/04/16 11:18 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Arzu Geybullayeva was a correspondent for Agos, an Armenian bilingual weekly newspaper published in Istanbul, in 2014 when she faced an ugly campaign from the Azerbaijani government to hu...
» Vietnam War Debate Continues 50 Years Later
28/04/16 10:51 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry delivered an emotional keynote address at the Vietnam War Summit at the LBJ Presidential Library on the campus of the University of Texas in Austin. Ker...
» Russia Launches First Rocket From New Cosmodrome
28/04/16 10:51 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Russia has launched the first rocket from its new cosmodrome, Vostochny, after a one-day delay for technical reasons. Russian President Vladimir Putin traveled to the far-east Russian loc...
» VOA EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: UN: Iraq Facing Volatile Humanitarian Crisis
28/04/16 10:50 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Iraq is trying to cope with one of the most volatile humanitarian crises in the world as well as battling the vicious extremist Islamic State group while buckling under the low price of o...
» $500,000 Brings US Residency - Or 'Front Row Seat' to Fraud
28/04/16 10:49 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Felipe Vieira moved from his home in Brazil to the tiny town of Stowe, Vermont, under a program that allows foreign investors the chance to become a permanent U.S. resident. But he says a...
» Iraq Shutters Al-Jazeera Baghdad Office
28/04/16 10:08 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. There is one less media outlet providing news coverage in Iraq after the Iraqi government shut down the office of Al-Jazeera in Baghdad. Iraq's Communications and Media Commission decided...
» Sanders 'begins campaign lay-offs'
28/04/16 10:02 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - World. The campaign of US Democrat Bernie Sanders starts laying off staff members, a day after a series of losses to Hillary Clinton in key states.
» Nationalist surge challenges Europe
28/04/16 10:02 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - World. How nationalists are reshaping Europe's politics
» 'Global citizenship' rising, poll says
28/04/16 10:02 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - World. People are increasingly identifying themselves as global rather than national citizens, a BBC World Service poll suggests.
» Torture trial in Mexico choking case
28/04/16 10:01 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - World. Five Mexican security officials face torture charges after a video emerged showing them choking a woman by placing a plastic bag over her head.
» Computer viruses infect nuclear plant
28/04/16 10:00 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - World. A German nuclear power plant has been found to be infected by several different computer viruses.
» Angela Merkel Abruptly Fires Germany’s Spy Chief
28/04/16 09:56 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. The dismissal of Gerhard Schindler came when his job appeared safe, despite his agency’s links to carrying out searches at the behest of the United States’ National Security Agency.
» Editorial: A Promising New Path for Saudi Arabia
28/04/16 09:52 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. Mohammed bin Salman, deputy crown prince of Saudi Arabia, answered questions at a press conference on Monday.
» China Approves Strict Control of Foreign NGOs
28/04/16 09:51 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. An event by Greenpeace addressing climate change in Beijing, the capital, in 2009. The law subjects foreign groups to oversight by the police.
» Biden Makes Surprise Visit to Iraq, Seeking to Bolster Fight Against ISIS
28/04/16 09:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr. at the White House in April. Mr. Biden last visited Iraq in November 2011, just weeks before the last American troops were scheduled to leave.
» Donald Trump, Laying Out Foreign Policy, Promises Coherence - New York Times
28/04/16 09:41 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. New York Times Donald Trump, Laying Out Foreign Policy, Promises Coherence New York Times The Republican presidential candidate Donald J. Trump gave a foreign policy speech on We...
» Clinton is the insider who's surviving in the year of the outsider - Washington Post
28/04/16 09:41 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. Washington Post Clinton is the insider who's surviving in the year of the outsider Washington Post Buy Photo. Wait 1 second to continue. By Philip Rucker, Dan Balz and Paul Kane ...
» Bernie Sanders to Cut Hundreds of Staff Members and Focus on California - New York Times
28/04/16 09:41 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. New York Times Bernie Sanders to Cut Hundreds of Staff Members and Focus on California New York Times Senator Bernie Sanders at a rally at Drexel University in Philadelphia on Mo...
» Bernie Sanders Is Laying Off Hundreds of Campaign Staffers - Mother Jones
28/04/16 09:40 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. Mother Jones Bernie Sanders Is Laying Off Hundreds of Campaign Staffers Mother Jones A day after losing to Hillary Clinton in four of five primaries in the Northeast, Bernie Sand...
» UK: Jet Incident Near Heathrow Did Not Involve Drone - ABC News
28/04/16 09:40 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. BBC News UK: Jet Incident Near Heathrow Did Not Involve Drone ABC News A British Airways jet reported to have hit an object as it came in to land at Heathrow Airport this month d...
» Minister: Object that hit British Airways jet wasn't a drone - USA TODAY
28/04/16 09:39 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. USA TODAY Minister: Object that hit British Airways jet wasn't a drone USA TODAY LONDON — An object that hit a British Airways passenger plane as it came in to land at Heathrow A...
» US Economy Grew 0.5% in First Quarter, the Slowest Pace of Growth in Two Years - New York Times
28/04/16 09:38 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. New York Times US Economy Grew 0.5% in First Quarter, the Slowest Pace of Growth in Two Years New York Times A wind farm in Colorado City, Tex. The Federal Reserve on Wednesday a...
» U.N. envoy urges Obama, Putin to save Syria ceasefire, talks
28/04/16 09:25 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. GENEVA (Reuters) - The United Nations mediator called on Thursday on the leaders of the Russia Federation and the United States to salvage the "barely alive" two-month ceasefire in Syr...
» Lebanese army kills Islamic State leader at Syrian border: security source
28/04/16 09:23 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. BEIRUT (Reuters) - Lebanese forces killed an Islamic State leader on Thursday in an army operation in the mountainous border region with Syria, Lebanon's National News Agency and a sec...
» EU-Turkey deal only way to solve migration crisis: EU's Timmermans
28/04/16 09:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The agreement between the European Union and Turkey over stemming the flow of migrants across the eastern Mediterranean is the only possible solution, EU Commissio...
» Obama fails to swing Britain behind EU as 'Out' takes lead: YouGov poll indicates
28/04/16 09:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. LONDON (Reuters) - Opponents of Britain's European Union membership have edged into the lead over the past two weeks, according to a YouGov poll for The Times, indicating President Bar...
» Air strikes on Aleppo hospital kill 20, including children
28/04/16 09:21 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. BEIRUT (Reuters) - Air strikes overnight on the al-Quds hospital in a rebel-held area of the Syrian city of Aleppo killed 20, including three children and the last pediatrician in the ...
» German foreign minister criticizes Trump's 'America first' foreign policy
28/04/16 09:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany's Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier on Thursday criticized U.S. Republican front-runner Donald Trump for a speech in which he said it would be "Americ...
» French lawmakers adopt non-binding proposal to lift Russia sanctions
28/04/16 09:19 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. PARIS (Reuters) - France's lower house of parliament voted in favor of lifting European Union sanctions against Russia on Thursday, in a non-binding vote that went against the Socialis...
» Philippine anti-money laundering body says remittance firm a 'cleaning house' in heist
28/04/16 09:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. MANILA (Reuters) - A Philippine anti-money laundering body has lodged a complaint against owners of a remittance firm it called a "cleaning house" to hide the trail of $81 million loot...
» U.S. Sending More Troops To Syria, But IS Already Preparing For The Storm
28/04/16 09:06 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Despite military victories against the Islamic State militant group in Syria and Iraq over the last 20 months, even the commanders of the U.S. coalition fighting it admit...