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» Ukraine Central Bank Gets Tough With Owners of Private Banks
20/04/16 10:38 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Ukraine will closely track assets belonging to owners of banks to stop the offering of sweetheart loans to shareholders – a practice that helped bankrupt 40 percent of the banking sector,...
» A cold-eyed view of allies has left Obama with few overseas friends - The Washington Post
20/04/16 10:25 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . A cold-eyed view of allies has left Obama with few overseas friends The inside track on Washington politics. Be the first to know about new stories from PowerPost. Sign up to follow, and we’ll e-mail yo...
» The U.S. props up Syria’s sham cease-fire - The Washington Post
20/04/16 10:09 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . The U.S. props up Syria’s sham cease-fire The inside track on Washington politics. Be the first to know about new stories from PowerPost. Sign up to follow, and we’ll e-mail you free updates as th...
» 9:33 AM 4/20/2016 - Headlines: April 19, 2016
20/04/16 09:47 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NEWS: The World and Global Security Review. 4.20.16 W April 19, 2016 Dutch court overturns $50 billion Yukos award against Russia | Reuters Dutch Court Quashes $50 Billion Yukos Shareholders' Award - ABC N...
» Russia Moves Artillery to Northern Syria, U.S. Officials Say – WSJ
20/04/16 09:47 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The New York Web Times – newyorkwebtimes.com. Deployment is a sign, the officials say, that Moscow and the Assad government are preparing for a return to full-scale fighting. Source: Russia Moves Artillery...
» Why Russia Harasses U.S. Aircraft | Stratfor
20/04/16 09:46 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The New York Web Times – newyorkwebtimes.com. Moscow is using a common military tactic to discourage Washington from operating in strategic regions. Source: Why Russia Harasses U.S. Aircraft | Stratfor
» More Than Half of Russians Want New Soviet State – Poll | News | The Moscow Times
20/04/16 09:46 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The New York Web Times – newyorkwebtimes.com. More than half of Russians would like to see the restoration of the Soviet Union, according to a poll released Tuesday. Source: More Than Half of Russians Want...
» The Early Edition: April 20, 2016
20/04/16 09:45 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 ceasefi...
» Today's Headlines and Commentary
20/04/16 09:37 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Lawfare - Hard National Security Choices. Major bombings in both Jerusalem and Kabul lead headlines today, with more than 20 people injured in Israel, while in Afghanistan, at least 28 people were killed  ...
» Why Russia Harasses U.S. Aircraft
20/04/16 09:18 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . A Russian Su-24 jet makes a close-range and low-altitude pass near the USS Donald Cook in the Baltic Sea on April 12. Russia sometimes uses close interceptions to deter U.S. craft without sparking outright co...
» Russia Moves Artillery to Northern Syria, U.S. Officials Say
20/04/16 09:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Russia has been moving artillery units to areas of northern Syria where Assad government forces have been massing, raising U.S. concern that the two allies may be preparing for a return to full-scale fighting...
» NATO and Russia to meet, but grievances remain | Reuters
19/04/16 17:52 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The New York Web Times – newyorkwebtimes.com. Russian and NATO envoys are unlikely to ease the worst tensions since the Cold War very much when they meet on Wednesday in their highest-level talks on securi...
» How allegations of Saudi Arabia’s ties to 9/11 plotters became a problem for Obama, again – The Washington Post
19/04/16 17:52 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The New York Web Times – newyorkwebtimes.com. Obama’s trip to Saudi Arabia prompts renewed scrutiny of 2001 attacks. Source: How allegations of Saudi Arabia’s ties to 9/11 plotters became a problem f...
» Kenyan Musical Brings African Folklore to Life
19/04/16 17:52 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The New York Web Times – newyorkwebtimes.com. A popular Kenyan cartoon series, Tinga Tinga Tales, has been adapted into a live musical performance. In the stage version, the actors dress up as animals and ...
» US Supreme Court Split on States' Ability to Sue Another
19/04/16 17:52 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. The U.S. Supreme Court is divided over whether one U.S. state is allowed to sue another. The justices split 4-4 Tuesday over whether to overturn a 27-year-old Supreme Court precedent that...
» IS Terror Group Raises Millions from Plundered Relics
19/04/16 17:51 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. The Islamic State (IS) may have raised as much as $100 million by digging up and selling priceless antiquities from territory it controls, according to experts consulted by a U.S. congres...
» Kerry, Zarif Meet In New York
19/04/16 17:51 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif are meeting in New York.
» Ivory Coast Architecture School Promotes Local Design Heritage
19/04/16 17:51 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. In Ivory Coast, the National Order of Architects has opened the country’s first professional architecture school, meaning students no longer have to go abroad to learn the trade.  In addi...
» AC and DC Power Systems May Become Integrated
19/04/16 17:50 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. More than a century after the world embraced alternating current, AC, as the main electric energy supply system, direct current, DC, is coming back. Thanks to modern technology, the two s...
» Nato believes there is 'justified concern' Isis will carry out nuclear attack in Europe
19/04/16 17:50 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The Independent - Europe. Experts say the terror group are trying to obtain biological and nuclear materials
» Cuba's Raul Castro to Lead Communist Party for 5 More Years
19/04/16 17:50 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Cuba's Communist Party says 84-year-old President Raul Castro will hold the party's highest post for another five years, alongside his chief lieutenant, 85-year-old hardliner Jose Ramon M...
» NATO to Discuss Russia’s Risky Military Maneuvers – WSJ
19/04/16 09:57 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The New York Web Times – newyorkwebtimes.com. The interceptions of a U.S. Air Force plane and a Navy destroyer by Russian warplanes last week were unsafe and highlight the need for Wednesday’s discussion b...
» 9:16 AM 4/19/2016 - Headlines: Analysts: Russia Plays Double Game in Afghanistan | Afghan Taliban launch attack in central Kabul, killing at least 28 | Reuters
19/04/16 09:21 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NEWS: The World and Global Security Review. Obama to Visit a Saudi Arabia Deep in Turmoil - The New York Times Kerry Vows to Continue Push for Israeli-Palestinian Peace Рабочая встреча с Председателем...
» The Early Edition: April 19, 2016
19/04/16 09:20 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 peace tal...
» NATO to Discuss Russia’s Risky Military Maneuvers
19/04/16 09:03 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . The interceptions of a U.S. Air Force plane and a Navy destroyer by Russian warplanes last week were unsafe and highlight the need for Wednesday’s discussion between Russia and the Western allies, the h...
» Uncovering the Hidden Truths of 9/11
18/04/16 13:55 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Observer. A view from the top of the escalators in the Bankers Trust building show the wreckage of the World Trade Center on September 25, 2001 in New York. (Photo: Eric Feferberg/AFP/Getty Images) For nea...
» 11:51 AM 4/18/2016 - Headlines: Uncovering the Hidden Truths of 9/11 | Observer | Hundreds of migrants believed to have drowned in the Mediterranean Sea, Italy confirms | Dilma Rousseff Is Impeached by Brazil’s Lower House of Congress - The New York Times
18/04/16 12:17 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from News Reviews and Opinions. 11:51 AM 4/18/2016 - Headlines: Uncovering the Hidden Truths of 9/11 | Observer | Hundreds of migrants believed to have drowned in the Mediterranean Sea, Italy confirms | Dilma R...
» Dozens Dead In Flash Floods In Afghanistan
18/04/16 11:41 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. At least 30 people have been killed by flash floods in northern Afghanistan.
» Gay penguins Stan and Olli are not alone – video
18/04/16 11:40 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World news + Video | The Guardian. Penguins aren’t the only animals known to form same-sex relationships – but they are perhaps the most well-known (and adorable). King penguin couple Stan and Olli are mov...
» The Latest: EU border agency says Mediterranean crossings up
18/04/16 11:40 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. The Latest on European efforts to deal with the influx of migrants (all times local):
» US 'extra troops' to aid Iraq war on IS
18/04/16 11:40 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - World. US to send 200 extra troops to Iraq to help fight against so-called Islamic State, officials say
» US to send 200 more troops, Apache helicopters, to fight Islamic State group in Iraq amid push to retake key city of Mosul
18/04/16 11:40 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. US to send 200 more troops, Apache helicopters, to fight Islamic State group in Iraq amid push to retake key city of Mosul.
» Arabic speaker told to leave US plane
18/04/16 11:40 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - World. An Iraqi university student in California says he was escorted off a Southwest Airlines flight for having a conversation in Arabic.
» Brazil lawmakers OK Rousseff impeachment - Indiana Gazette
18/04/16 11:39 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. Indiana Gazette Brazil lawmakers OK Rousseff impeachment Indiana Gazette Anti-government demonstrators celebrated Sunday in São Paulo after the lower house of Congress voted to i...
» Drone collision with jet highlights growing aviation danger
18/04/16 11:39 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AP Top News at 11:23 a.m. EDT. LONDON (AP) -- A collision between a British Airways passenger jet and a drone over London has left the plane undamaged but the aviation industry deeply shaken....
» 'Casualties' In Jerusalem Bus Explosion
18/04/16 11:39 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World News - Breaking international news and headlines | Sky News. Twenty people have been killed or injured in an explosion on a bus in Jerusalem, Israeli radio has reported.
» Israeli rescue service says bus explodes in Jerusalem
18/04/16 11:38 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AP Top News at 11:23 a.m. EDT. JERUSALEM (AP) -- Israeli rescue service says a bus has exploded in the heart of Jerusalem, wounding at least 10....
» U.S. Will Send 200 More Troops to Iraq to Fight ISIS
18/04/16 11:38 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World – TIME. (BAGHDAD)— The U.S. has agreed to deploy more than 200 additional troops to Iraq and to send Apache helicopters for the first time into the fight against ISIS in Iraq, the first major increas...
» Israeli rescue service says bus explodes in Jerusalem - Washington Post
18/04/16 11:38 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. The Independent Israeli rescue service says bus explodes in Jerusalem Washington Post JERUSALEM — Israeli rescue service says a bus has exploded in the heart of Jerusalem, wounding at ...
» Explosion on Jerusalem Bus Leaves at Least 10 Hurt
18/04/16 11:38 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World – TIME. (JERUSALEM) — Israeli rescue service says a bus has exploded in the heart of Jerusalem, wounding at least 10. Monday’s blast comes amid a wave of Palestinian attacks on Israelis, ...
» The latest idea for defeating the Islamic State: Legalize pot
18/04/16 11:37 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. The Islamic State gains from illicit smuggling arms and drugs networks.
» Israeli rescue service says explosion on Jerusalem bus wounds 10
18/04/16 11:37 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. Israeli rescue service says explosion on Jerusalem bus wounds 10.
» 15 Characteristics of Russian Propaganda
18/04/16 11:37 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Window on Eurasia -- New Series. Paul Goble                 Staunton, April 18 – Russian propaganda makes use of so many techniques to succe...
» 'Chaplin's World' Honors Cinema Legend With First Museum
18/04/16 11:36 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. As Charlie Chaplin finished out his long life on his bucolic Swiss manor, the former silent film star worried about drifting into oblivion, his connoisseurs say. Little chance of that. Th...
» Suicide bomber attacks Jerusalem bus; multiple casualties reported
18/04/16 11:35 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from DEBKAFile. April 18, 2016, 6:11 PM (IDT) A suicide bomber blew himself up aboard Jerusalem bus No. 12  as it travelled on Hebron street at about 6;00 p.m. on Monday evening. There are casualties on th...
» Chinese military aircraft makes first public landing on disputed island - Reuters
18/04/16 11:05 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Cyber Warfare - Google News. Reuters Chinese military aircraft makes first public landing on disputed island Reuters BEIJING A Chinese military aircraft has for the first time publicly landed at a new airp...
» Syria: All options are on the table regarding the Golan
18/04/16 11:05 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from DEBKAFile. April 18, 2016, 8:29 AM (IDT) In an interview with a Lebanese newspaper, Syria's Deputy Foreign Minister Faisal Mekdad said "All options, including military ones, are on the table in order ...
» Pentagon misled lawmakers on military sexual assault cases
18/04/16 11:04 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes. The Pentagon misled Congress with inaccurate and vague information about sexual assault cases that portrayed civilian law enforcement officials as less willing than military commanders t...
» Obama's first farewell tour starts with damage control
18/04/16 11:04 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes. President Barack Obama sets out this week on his first in a series of international farewell tours, a sometimes wistful tradition for presidents in legacy mode. But in a reminder of this...
» France to supply warplanes, ships to Egypt under $1 billion arms deal
18/04/16 11:03 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from DEBKAFile. April 18, 2016, 11:04 AM (IDT) French President Francois Hollande announced Sunday in Cairo, following a meeting with his Egyptian counterpart Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, that his country will supply ...
» IDF’s drill secures Netanyahu-Putin summit
18/04/16 11:02 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from DEBKAFile. April 18, 2016, 11:19 AM (IDT) The Israeli cabinet holds its weekly session Sunday April 17, on the Golan. Prime Minister Benyamin Netanyahu will visit Moscow on Thursday, April 21 to meet with ...
» Iran, Europe Pressuring U.S. to Grant Tehran Access to Financial Markets
18/04/16 11:02 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. Iranian and European officials say that they are pushing the United States to grant the Islamic Republic unprecedented access to American financial markets and the U.S. dollar, work...
» Life on a CIA Kill List in Pakistan - VICE News
18/04/16 11:01 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from cia - Google News. VICE News Life on a CIA Kill List in Pakistan VICE News Malik Jalal says he's on a secret CIA kill list and has narrowly escaped death by drone four times. He is part of the North Waziri...
» Military reform effort claims latest casualty - Politico
18/04/16 11:01 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Cyber Warfare - Google News. Politico Military reform effort claims latest casualty Politico Carson's rise and fall highlight the difficulties of trying to reform a bureaucracy that has powerful allies on ...
» US defense chief makes surprise visit to Iraq ahead of Mosul offensive
18/04/16 11:01 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from DEBKAFile. April 18, 2016, 12:24 PM (IDT) US Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter arrived Monday morning in Baghdad to meet with Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi and senior US military commanders based i...
» Amman recalls envoy from Tehran, citing interference in internal affairs
18/04/16 11:00 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from DEBKAFile. April 18, 2016, 2:04 PM (IDT) Amid pressure by Saudi Arabia and growing tension between Jordan and Iran, Amman announced on Monday that it had recalled its ambassador to Tehran for consultations...
» The CIA is Investing in Firms that Mine Your Tweets and Instagram Photos - The Wire
18/04/16 10:59 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from cia - Google News. The Wire The CIA is Investing in Firms that Mine Your Tweets and Instagram Photos The Wire The investments appear to reflect the CIA's increasing focus on monitoring social media. Last S...
» The Early Edition: April 18, 2016
18/04/16 10:59 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 Syrian rebel fo...
» Histories that shouldn’t be secret
18/04/16 10:58 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from In Homeland Security. Do the so-called '28 Pages' shed more light on the Sept. 11 attacks, and why does so much secrecy shroud the 1961 Bay of Pigs invasion in Cuba?
» Apple fires back at FBI; lawmaker calls for IRS chief's resignation; did a passenger plane collide with a drone? - Washington Post
18/04/16 10:58 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from fbi - Google News. Washington Post Apple fires back at FBI ; lawmaker calls for IRS chief's resignation; did a passenger plane collide with a drone? Washington Post APPLE'S LATEST VOLLEY: Apple and the FBI...
» Hundreds of migrants believed to have drowned in the Mediterranean Sea, Italy confirms
18/04/16 10:57 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes. Hundreds of refugees are believed to have drowned in the Mediterranean Sea trying to reach Europe, one year after a similar tragedy, Italy's president confirmed Monday.
» Disaster in the Mediterranean: over 400 migrants drown
18/04/16 10:57 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from DEBKAFile. April 18, 2016, 4:09 PM (IDT) Italian President Sergio Mattarella said Monday that at least 400 migrants from Egypt, Somalia, Eritrea, Sudan and Libya who were trying to reach Italy drowned in t...
» Drone Hits British Airways Plane Heading to London
18/04/16 10:56 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. A drone hit a plane flying into London over the weekend, according to police reports. A British Airways pilot reported that a drone crashed into the front of the plane carrying 132 ...
» The Latest: Russia Remains Open to Oil Production Freeze - ABC News
18/04/16 10:54 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Wall Street Journal Business Insider UK The Latest: Russia Remains Open to Oil Production Freeze ABC News Russia's energy minister says "the door is not closed" on a potential oil pro...
» Russia's Chief Investigator Equates Crimea Denial to Extremism - Newsweek
18/04/16 10:53 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Newsweek Russia's Chief Investigator Equates Crimea Denial to Extremism Newsweek Putin Crimea Russian President Vladimir Putin during a festive concert marking the first anniversary o...
» Georgia Arrests Six Suspected Of Trying To Sell Uranium
18/04/16 10:53 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Georgian authorities have detained three Georgian and three Armenian citizens suspected of trying to sell uranium-238.
» AM Headlines: No Agreement in Doha, Ruble Falls; Bastrykin Claims
18/04/16 10:53 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The Interpreter. AM Headlines: No Agreement in Doha, Ruble Falls; Bastrykin Claims US Wages ‘Hybrid War’ on Russia The ruble fell in value against the dollar after the news from the meeting in Doha that oi...
» Russia Says Saudi, Other Gulf Countries Added Last-Minute Demands at Doha Meeting - Wall Street Journal
18/04/16 10:52 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Wall Street Journal Russia Says Saudi, Other Gulf Countries Added Last-Minute Demands at Doha Meeting Wall Street Journal MOSCOW—Saudi Arabia and other Persian Gulf countries added la...
» Factbox: Supreme Court Hears US v Texas
18/04/16 10:51 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. The U.S. Supreme Court is hearing Monday arguments in a landmark case -- the United States v Texas -- debating the legality of President Barack Obama’s executive actions on immigration. W...
» Stepanakert Journal: Amid Ethnic Conflict’s War Zone, a Livable Oasis Flourishes
18/04/16 10:50 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > Europe. Support from Armenian émigrés, including many in Southern California, adds a cosmopolitan flair to the tiny republic of Karabakh and its capital.
» Власти Латвии оценили ущерб, нанесенный стране в советские годы - РИА Новости
18/04/16 10:49 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from В мире – Новости Google. РИА Новости Власти Латвии оценили ущерб, нанесенный стране в советские годы РИА Новости РИГА, 18 апр – РИА Новости. Ущерб, причиненный экономике Латвии в советские годы, оцениваетс...
» Russia Dismisses US Concerns Over Jets' Flybys - U.S. News & World Report
18/04/16 10:48 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. U.S. News & World Report Russia Dismisses US Concerns Over Jets' Flybys U.S. News & World Report The Russian government is brushing off U.S. concerns that its fighter jets buzzed an A...
» Russian Fighter Jet Buzzes U.S. Air Force Reconnaissance Plane Within 50 Feet - YouTube
18/04/16 10:10 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Published on Apr 18, 2016 A Russian fighter jet flew within 50 feet of a U.S. Air Force reconnaissance plane flying over the Baltic Sea Thursday as it conducted a barrel roll over the American plane, U.S. off...
» Doha Oil Talks Fail: What Happens Next?
18/04/16 09:59 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com Video - News. The world’s biggest crude exporters failed Sunday to reach an agreement on freezing oil output at January’s levels. Heard on the Street's Helen Thomas looks at what could happen next ...
» Nine killed in Mexican city of Acapulco
18/04/16 09:59 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AFP's YouTube Videos. From: AFP Duration: 00:50 At least nine people were killed Sunday in the Mexican city of Acapulco, days after the US government warned against travel to the city. IMAGES
» Ecuador earthquake: Rescue teams race to find survivors, at least 272 killed
18/04/16 09:58 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from france24english's YouTube Videos. From: france24english Duration: 01:25 Subscribe to France 24 now : http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN ...
» Obama immigration reform: Supreme Court to hear case on protecting migrants
18/04/16 09:58 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from france24english's YouTube Videos. From: france24english Duration: 01:44 Subscribe to France 24 now : http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN ...
» Trump keeps saying the nomination process is rigged: Is it?
18/04/16 09:58 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from FoxNewsChannel's YouTube Videos. From: FoxNewsChannel Duration: 02:27 Fox News legal analyst Peter Johnson Junior weighs in on Fox & Friends
» Ecuador president: Expect ‘considerable’ rise in quake death toll
18/04/16 09:57 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. More than 270 deaths have been counted in the coastal quake zone.
» Ecuador Searches for Victims After Powerful Quake
18/04/16 09:57 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. Ecuador was reeling Sunday after its strongest earthquake in decades killed hundreds and destroyed buildings, bridges and roads. At least 246 people died in the magnitude-7.8 quake, th...
» No Oil-Freeze Deal at Doha Meeting
18/04/16 09:57 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. Top oil producers Sunday failed to reach a deal to freeze crude output at meetings in Qatar. The development threatens to undercut a recent rally in oil markets.
» 2 Turks detained after sack incident at air base
18/04/16 09:56 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. One man reportedly filmed the other as he chased and taunted a U.S. soldier.
» Police officer wounded in West Philadelphia - Philly.com
18/04/16 09:56 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. NJ.com Police officer wounded in West Philadelphia Philly.com Police investigators were dispatched to 59th and Market Streets in Southwest Philadelphia on Sunday night after an o...
» Philadelphia Police Officer Shot and Wounded by Suspect - ABC News
18/04/16 09:55 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. Philadelphia Police Officer Shot and Wounded by Suspect ABC News A Philadelphia police officer was shot and wounded while trying to stop two men from stealing a car, officials sa...
» The Latest: Russian currency plunges amid oil price drop
18/04/16 09:49 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. The Latest news on global financial markets (all times local):
» Apple Recovers Ton Of Gold From Old Devices
18/04/16 09:47 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World News - Breaking international news and headlines | Sky News. The company also recovered 10.4 million kilos of steel, two million kilos of aluminium and 1.4m kilos of copper.
» The Daily Vertical: Watch What He Does, Not What He Says
18/04/16 09:47 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. The Daily Vertical is a video primer for Russia-watchers that appears Monday through Friday.
» Fraudsters 'scamming' German healthcare
18/04/16 09:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - World. Care staff from the former Soviet Union may be defrauding German healthcare providers of €1bn a year, according to reports.
» Nearly Six Hundred Migrants Arrive in Italy - Wall Street Journal
18/04/16 09:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. Wall Street Journal Nearly Six Hundred Migrants Arrive in Italy Wall Street Journal Nearly 600 migrants were rescued and brought to Italy between Sunday and Monday, the International O...
» Obama courts Gulf kings keen just to see him go - Ahram Online
18/04/16 09:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. Ahram Online Obama courts Gulf kings keen just to see him go Ahram Online President Barack Obama will make another trip to Riyadh to consult Washington's Gulf allies on the crise...
» Oil prices slide after freeze deal failure - Reuters
18/04/16 09:42 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. Reuters Oil prices slide after freeze deal failure Reuters LONDON Oil prices slid on Monday after a meeting between major producing nations on a proposed output freeze fell apart...
» Egypt, France sign $2.4B in deals as Cairo protests continue - Al-Bawaba
18/04/16 09:42 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. Al-Bawaba Egypt, France sign $2.4B in deals as Cairo protests continue Al-Bawaba Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi (R) and his French counterpart Francois Hollande hold a press c...
» Op-Ed Columnist: Bernie’s Israel Heresy
18/04/16 09:41 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. Sanders sets down an important marker for more open American debate of Israeli policies by expressing the consensus view in much of the world.
» Indonesia Rules Out Criminal Inquiry of Anti-Communist Purges
18/04/16 09:40 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. An official said that the government would, over time, try to answer how hundreds of thousands were killed in state-sponsored violence from 1965 to 1966.
» Brazil's Senate to Determine Whether Rousseff Goes on Trial
18/04/16 09:39 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff is expected to give her reaction Monday to the launching of impeachment proceedings against her. Lawmakers in the lower house of Congress voted late Sun...
» The Latest: Russia calls for direct Syria peace talks
18/04/16 09:38 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. The Latest on the Syrian civil war (all times local):
» Russian Security Chief Calls For Counterattack Against U.S. Influence
18/04/16 09:36 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. The head of Russia's Investigative Committee has called for sweeping new rights restrictions, citing the need to counteract the "destructive" influence of the United States.
» Ecuadoran security minister says earthquake death count has risen to 350
18/04/16 09:36 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. Ecuadoran security minister says earthquake death count has risen to 350.
» India to Britain: Guess you didn't steal our diamond after all
18/04/16 09:21 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. The Indian government said that the controversial Koh-i-Noor diamond had not been stolen by Britain years ago, but was a gift.
» » 10:02 AM 4/17/2016 – Mike Nova’s Shared NewsLinks: Putins Military Expansion Only Beginning, Felshtinsky Says 17/04/16 10:03 from The New York Web News
18/04/16 09:19 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The World Web Times – worldwebtimes.com. Sites and Blogs Review in Brief |  Links » 10:02 AM 4/17/2016 – Mike Nova’s Shared NewsLinks: Putins Military Expansion Only Beginning, Felshtinsky Says 17/04/16 10...
» AP Top Stories April 18 A - YouTube
18/04/16 09:10 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Published on Apr 18, 2016 Here's the latest for Monday, April 18th: Brazil's lower house votes for impeachment; Aid effort after Ecuador earthquake; Warm weather follows Denver snow; Boston Marathon Monday.
» 8:42 AM 4/18/2016 - Headlines: Dilma Rousseff Is Impeached by Brazil’s Lower House of Congress - The New York Times
18/04/16 08:47 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NEWS: The World and Global Security Review. US Defense Secretary in Iraq for Talks on Beefing Up IS Fight Dilma Rousseff Is Impeached by Brazil’s Lower House of Congress - The New York Times Ъ-Газета - Але...
» The saddest piece of Barack Obama’s legacy - The Washington Post
18/04/16 08:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from E.J. Dionne Jr.. The saddest piece of Barack Obama’s legacy The inside track on Washington politics. Be the first to know about new stories from PowerPost. Sign up to follow, and we’ll e-mail y...
» A Challenge to Poland’s Anti-Democratic Drift
18/04/16 08:11 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . The conflict between the European Union and Poland’s right-wing government went up a notch on Wednesday when the European Parliament passed a resolution calling on Poland’s rulers to stop defying ...
» AP Top Stories 17 P - YouTube
17/04/16 19:46 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Published on Apr 17, 2016 Here are the top stories for Sunday, April 17th: Epic quake hits Ecuador; Air France to Tehran flights resume; Floods hit Russia; Royal suepr fans prep for Queen's birthday.
» April 17, 2016
17/04/16 19:17 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.
» Russian Fighter Buzzes U.S. Air Force Plane Over Baltic Sea
17/04/16 19:17 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. A U.S. Air Force reconnaissance plane was intercepted by a Russian fighter plane over the Baltic Sea in what American officials said on Sunday was an unsafe and unprofessional manner—t...
» Air France resumes flights to Iran, after nuclear deal - STLtoday.com
17/04/16 19:16 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. STLtoday.com Air France resumes flights to Iran, after nuclear deal STLtoday.com Air France ground staffs work next to the Airbus A330 of the AF 738 Paris Teheran inaugural fligh...
» Air France Resumes Flights To Iran After Eight Years
17/04/16 19:13 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. The resumption of the Paris-Tehran flight after eight years comes after a landmark nuclear deal reached between Iran and world powers that went into effect in January.
» Oil meeting breaks up without agreement
17/04/16 19:13 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - World. A meeting of the world's leading oil producers to discuss capping output and reverse tumbling prices ends without agreement.
» London Police Say Airliner May Have Hit a Drone
17/04/16 19:12 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. A British Airways flight Sunday appears to have collided with a drone on a flight bound for London’s busy Heathrow Airport in what may be the first such incident involving a major airl...
» Pope's Refugee Airlift Was Last-Minute 'Inspiration'
17/04/16 19:11 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. Pope Francis’ decision to bring migrants back with him from Lesbos set diplomats from Italy, Greece and the Vatican scrambling to find the appropriate refugee families.
» Supreme Court Considers Fate of Millions of Undocumented Immigrants
17/04/16 19:11 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. The nation’s highest court will consider the fate of as many as 4 million undocumented immigrants Monday, when Supreme Court justices hear opening arguments in a landmark case debating th...
» Yemen Envoys, Houthi Rebels Gather in Kuwait for Peace Talks
17/04/16 19:10 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Envoys from Yemen's warring parties are in Kuwait for a third try Monday at United Nations mediated talks aimed at ending an 18-month conflict that has killed more than 6,000 people and c...
» After Long Silence, Indonesia Allows Talk of Anti-Communist Atrocities
17/04/16 19:10 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. The government has for the first time endorsed a public discussion of the purges that killed at least 500,000 in the 1960s.
» Thousands March Against Extremism and Terrorism in Brussels
17/04/16 19:10 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. About 7,000 demonstrators marched against extremism Sunday thorough central Brussels, a city still in shock over last month's terrorist attacks that killed 32. One of the organizers calle...
» Under English Garden, ‘Unparalleled’ Remains of Roman Villa
17/04/16 19:07 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. A stone structure that Luke Irwin had been using as a planter for his geraniums. Archaeologists now believe it to be a child’s coffin that may date from between A.D. 175 and 220.
» Reports: US soldier assailed by 2 Turkish youth
17/04/16 19:07 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. Turkish media reports say two members of a Turkish nationalist youth group were detained after trying to put a sack over the head of a U.S. soldier at an air base in southern Turkey.
» 5:08 PM 4/17/2016 - Earthquake kills 235 in Ecuador, devastates coast zone | Reuters | Earthquake in Ecuador Kills More Than 230, President Says - The New York Times
17/04/16 17:09 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NEWS: The World and Global Security Review. Earthquake kills 235 in Ecuador, devastates coast zone | Reuters Earthquake in Ecuador Kills More Than 230, President Says - The New York Times Time Warp: Five d...
» Chopin - Complete Nocturnes (Brigitte Engerer) - YouTube
17/04/16 15:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Mike Nova's YouTube Videos. Published on May 8, 2015 Serenity and dream... 1. 0:06 Op. 9, No. 1 in B flat minor. Larghetto 2. 5:53 Op. 9, No. 2 in E flat major. Andante 3. 10:29 Op. 9, No. 3 in B major...
» 9:33 AM 4/17/2016 - Police: Alabama officer shot, suspect dead following chase - TheUnion.com | Pentagon Reports Another Russian Jet Incident in Baltic Sea | U.S. Reports Another Close Call With Russian Warplane Over Baltic Sea | John Kerry On Simulate
17/04/16 11:32 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NEWS: The World and Global Security Review. http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/time-warp-five-dead-in-argentina-after-taking-drugs-at-electronic-music-festival-that-got-out-of-a6987436.html T...
» 6:05 PM 4/16/2016
17/04/16 11:28 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The World Web News – world-webnews.com. LINKS Mike Nova’s Shared NewsLinks 1:49 PM 4/16/2016 Headlines: Protesters Nationwide Denounce Big Money in US Politics mikenova shared this story from Sites a...
» Pentagon Reports Another Russian Jet Incident in Baltic Sea
17/04/16 11:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The New York Web Times – Press This!. An Su-27 jet intercepts a US Air Force reconnaissance plane in international airspace in what US military says was an ‘unsafe and unprofessional manner’ So...
» KGB successor takes aim at Brooklyn Nets owner in Russia - CBS News
17/04/16 11:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. CBS News KGB successor takes aim at Brooklyn Nets owner in Russia CBS News MOSCOW- Russia's main domestic security agency has searched the offices of a company controlled by the billi...
» Russia rattles nerves by buzzing US ship - The Hill
17/04/16 11:26 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. The Hill Russia rattles nerves by buzzing US ship The Hill A close encounter between Russian jets that buzzed a U.S. Navy guided missile destroyer in the Baltic Sea is raising fears o...
» Iran Vows to Defend Muslim Nations Against Terrorism, Israel
17/04/16 11:26 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Iran's President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday vowed to defend Muslim countries against terrorism and Israel while insisting that its neighbors should not feel threatened. Speaking during a Na...
» Iraq Demonstrators Support Cleric's Threat on Reform
17/04/16 11:26 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Several hundred demonstrators gathered Sunday in Tahrir Square in central Baghdad in support of a Shi'ite cleric who has threatened the Iraqi government with mass protests if Prime Minist...
» Spain unveils plans to build the tallest skyscraper in the EU
17/04/16 10:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The Independent - Europe. Madrid unveiled plans to build Europe's tallest skyscraper potentially topping current title holder, The Shard
» Nail Polish and Mascara - Beauty Brands Eye up Iran
17/04/16 10:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. When Dubai businesswoman Negin Fattahi-Dasmal opened the first branch of her luxurious nail salon chain in Iran this year, it was met with both excitement and skepticism among image-consc...
» Sotheby's Staging Comprehensive Middle East Art Auction
17/04/16 10:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Sotheby's is staging what it calls its most comprehensive series of exhibitions and sales to cover the history of Middle Eastern art. Five sales which range from the contemporary to the a...
» Barred From Hundreds Of Occupations In Russia, A Few Women Fight Back
17/04/16 10:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Butcher, baker, fine -- but if you're a woman in Russia, better not try to be a blacksmith, carpenter, coal miner, or drive a bus with more than 14 seats. A ban barring w...
» Russia in Review
17/04/16 10:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs - US-Russia Initiative to Prevent Nuclear Terrorism. April 14, 2016 Russia in Review: a digest of useful news from U.S.-Russia Initiative to Prevent Nucl...
» 1 Dead, 4 Injured in Car Bomb in Kherson Region, Ukraine
17/04/16 10:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The Interpreter. Ukraine Day 789: LIVE UPDATES BELOW. Yesterday April 15, a car bomb went off in the afternoon in the village of Novoalekseyovka in Kherson Region, killing a bicyclist and injuring 4 bystan...
» Russia denies wrongdoing after jet barrel-rolls over US aircraft - CNN
17/04/16 10:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. CNN Russia denies wrongdoing after jet barrel-rolls over US aircraft CNN The incident Thursday occurred when Washington (CNN) A U.S. Air Force reconnaissance plane was barrel-rolled b...
» Putin’s Military Expansion ‘Only Beginning,’ Felshtinsky Says
17/04/16 09:57 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Window on Eurasia -- New Series. Paul Goble             Staunton, April 17 – Diplomats, commentators, and the public typically focus on a particular a...
» German spy chiefs on Snowden: Leaks were Russian op to drive 'wedge' between US & Europe - RT
17/04/16 09:48 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. RT German spy chiefs on Snowden: Leaks were Russian op to drive 'wedge' between US & Europe RT NSA contractor-turned-whistleblower Edward Snowden could have been acting under “ Ru...
» США сообщили о перехвате российским Су-27 своего самолета над Балтикой - РБК
17/04/16 09:47 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from В мире – Новости Google. РБК США сообщили о перехвате российским Су-27 своего самолета над Балтикой РБК Представитель Европейского командования ВС США заявил, что российский Су-27 перехватил американский с...
» US Air Force plane intercepted by Russian jet in 'unsafe' manner: Pentagon - Yahoo News
17/04/16 09:46 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Yahoo News US Air Force plane intercepted by Russian jet in 'unsafe' manner: Pentagon Yahoo News Washington (AFP) - A US Air Force reconnaissance plane was intercepted by a Russian SU...
» 'Erratic & aggressive': Pentagon protests Russian interception of US spy plane - RT
17/04/16 09:46 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. RT 'Erratic & aggressive': Pentagon protests Russian interception of US spy plane RT He said the Russian Su-27 "performed erratic and aggressive maneuvers," only 50 feet...
» Israel, Turkey, Russia and Egypt - Gatestone Institute
17/04/16 09:46 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Israel, Turkey, Russia and Egypt Gatestone Institute To restore full relations between Israel and Turkey would irritate Russia , with which Israel has good trade and political relatio...
» Russia jet 'provokes' US plane — again - New York Post
17/04/16 09:46 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. New York Post Russia jet 'provokes' US plane — again New York Post A Russian plane performed a barrel roll over a US Air Force jet above the Baltic Sea in a new provocation, the US Eu...
» Заседание правительства Израиля впервые прошло на Голанских высотах - РИА Новости
17/04/16 09:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from В мире – Новости Google. РИА Новости Заседание правительства Израиля впервые прошло на Голанских высотах РИА Новости В ходе заседания правительства, которое проходило на Голанских высотах, премьер-министр ...
» Hundreds Rally In Baghdad Demanding Reforms
17/04/16 09:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Several hundred Shi'ite demonstrators have rallied in central Baghdad to call for reforms.
» Israel Affirms Its Hold on Golan Ahead Talks with Putin on Syria
17/04/16 09:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu declared on Sunday that Israel would never relinquish the Golan Heights, in a signal to Russia and the United States that the strategic plateau should be...
» Pending impeachment polarizes Brazilians | DW News
17/04/16 08:46 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from deutschewelleenglish's YouTube Videos. From: deutschewelleenglish Duration: 02:12 For more news, go to: http://www.dw.com/en/top-stories/s-9097 With Brazilian lawmakers set to begin debating the impeac...
» Charlie Chaplin museum opens in Switzerland after years of planning
17/04/16 08:46 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from itnnews's YouTube Videos. From: itnnews Duration: 01:07 A museum dedicated to Charlie Chaplin opens its doors in Corsier-sur-Vevey, western Switzerland. Report by Conor Mcnally.
» At Vatican, Sanders urges rejection of 'immoral' economy — and gets mobbed by media - Washington Post
17/04/16 08:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. Washington Post At Vatican, Sanders urges rejection of 'immoral' economy — and gets mobbed by media Washington Post VATICAN CITY — Sen. Bernie Sanders told a Vatican conference Friday ...
» Photos of the Day: April 15
17/04/16 08:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. In photographs selected by editors of The Wall Street Journal, a migrant on the shore of the Greek island of Lesbos, North Korean soldiers celebrate the birth of the country’s founder,...
» Obamas paid $81472 in taxes, returns show - USA TODAY
17/04/16 08:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. USA TODAY Obamas paid $81472 in taxes, returns show USA TODAY WASHINGTON — President Obama and his wife Michelle paid $81,472 in federal taxes last year on an adjusted gross inco...
» Top 5 Countdown for Week Ending April 16, 2016
17/04/16 08:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. In this week's Top Five Countdown we’re shooting off the five most popular songs in the Billboard Hot 100 Pop Singles chart, for the week ending April 16, 2016. After looking at this week...
» US Coast Guard seizes $33M worth of coke in Caribbean waters
17/04/16 08:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. The U.S. Coast Guard says it has seized $33 million worth of cocaine in international waters south of the Dominican Republic.
» Critic of Psychologists’ Role in Interrogation Is Asked to Reconsider
17/04/16 08:42 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. David Hoffman, a Chicago lawyer, found that a number of psychologists had shielded America’s interrogation techniques.
» Refugee Crisis 'Totally Unmanageable,’ UN Chief Says
17/04/16 08:42 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said Friday that the world's current refugee crisis, with more than 70 million displaced people, has become "totally unmanageable" and "uncontrollable."...
» Files Suggest Honduran Police Leaders Ordered Killing of Antidrug Officials
17/04/16 08:41 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. New documents paint a chilling portrait of impunity at the very top of Honduras’s police hierarchy: the unchallenged power to carry out assassinations.
» Protesters Nationwide Denounce Big Money in US Politics
17/04/16 08:28 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Conservative and independent protesters channeling themes from the presidential campaigns of Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders dumped faux contributions into Boston Harbor on Friday, one of...
» Saudi Arabia Warns of Economic Fallout if Congress Passes 9/11 Bill
17/04/16 08:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. The kingdom has bristled over a bill that would allow its government to be held responsible in American courts for any role in the Sept. 11 attacks.
» Saudi Arabia Warns of Economic Fallout if Congress Passes 9/11 Bill - New York Times
17/04/16 08:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. New York Times Saudi Arabia Warns of Economic Fallout if Congress Passes 9/11 Bill New York Times President Obama at a Sept. 11 ceremony in 2015. The Obama administration argues ...
» UPDATE 1-Turkey urges cooperation with Iran to fight terrorism, sectarian strife - Reuters
17/04/16 08:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. Washington Post UPDATE 1-Turkey urges cooperation with Iran to fight terrorism, sectarian strife Reuters ... * Ankara, Tehran on different sides in Syrian conflict. * Tripling of bilat...
» Time Warp: Five dead in Argentina after taking drugs at electronic music festival that 'got out of control' - The Independent
17/04/16 08:26 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. The Independent Time Warp: Five dead in Argentina after taking drugs at electronic music festival that 'got out of control' The Independent Officials in Argentina have confirmed that a...
» Saudis warn of economic reprisals if Congress passes 9/11 bill - CNN
17/04/16 08:26 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. CNN Saudis warn of economic reprisals if Congress passes 9/11 bill CNN (CNN) Saudi Arabia is warning it will sell off billions in American assets if the U.S. Congress passes a bipartis...
» Castro Gives Tough Appraisal of Cuba's Progress on Reforms
17/04/16 08:25 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. President Raúl Castro opened a Communist Party congress with a tough appraisal of the government’s scarce progress in implementing critical economic reforms, and a warning that Cuba mu...
» Ted Cruz picks up delegates in Wyoming
17/04/16 08:25 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - World. US Republican presidential hopeful Ted Cruz wins all 14 delegates in contention at a state party convention in Wyoming.
» Rights, Freedoms Are Victims Of Central Asian Economic Crisis
17/04/16 08:17 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Freedom House just released its annual Nations In Transit (NIT) report, an indispensable look at the human rights situation in 29 countries, including all five Central As...
» Russia’s Separate Piece Sets Off Alarms About a Cold War Revival
17/04/16 08:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. Fishermen casting from a breakwater in February as a ship from the Baltic Fleet sailed from the port of Baltiysk in Russia’s westernmost province.
» Race for Latest Class of Nuclear Arms Threatens to Revive Cold War
17/04/16 08:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. Buildups by the United States, Russia and China unsettle the balance of destructive force that has kept the nuclear peace for more than a half-century.
» Head of British Spying Agency Apologizes for Its Treatment of Gays
17/04/16 08:11 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. Robert Hannigan, left, the director of the Government Communications Headquarters. He told a gathering organized by the human rights group Stonewall that the agency needed “people who dare ...
» VIDEO: Castro addresses Cuba congress
17/04/16 08:10 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - World. Raul Castro has told members of the ruling communist party that privatisation and neo-liberal values will never be applied in Cuban socialism.
» Powerful 7.8 Magnitude Quake Hits Ecuador's Coast
17/04/16 08:10 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Authorities in Ecuador say a powerful earthquake has killed at least 28 people. A powerful 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck Ecuador's central coastal region Saturday, sending people in the...
» U.S. Reports Another Close Call With Russian Warplane Over Baltic Sea
17/04/16 08:10 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. The U.S. military says there has been another close encounter between a Russian warplane and a U.S. Air Force reconnaissance plane over international waters of the Baltic...
» Russian jet threatens US reconnaissance aircraft - Fox News
17/04/16 08:09 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. Fox News Russian jet threatens US reconnaissance aircraft Fox News A Russian fighter jet flew dangerously close to a U.S. reconnaissance aircraft on Thursday in the latest military pro...
» Iraqi Forces Fight Islamic State Militants For Shi'Ite Town
17/04/16 07:47 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Shi'ite militia fighters, backed by Iraqi government forces, battled Islamic State militants around Al-Bashir in Kirkuk Province on April 15. The town, with a mostly Turk...
» Police: Alabama officer shot, suspect dead following chase
17/04/16 07:47 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AP Top News at 7:34 a.m. EDT. FLORENCE, Ala. (AP) -- Alabama authorities say a police officer has been shot and the suspect has died from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot....
» Supreme Court Hears Case on Protecting Illegal Immigrants From Deportation - Wall Street Journal
17/04/16 07:46 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. Wall Street Journal Supreme Court Hears Case on Protecting Illegal Immigrants From Deportation Wall Street Journal Tech entrepreneur Cris Mercado still keeps the envelope that he...
» Iran displays new Russian missile parts
17/04/16 07:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - World. Iran uses its Army Day to display parts of a long-awaited S-300 air defence system ordered from Russia after sanctions were lifted last year.
» Parts Of S-300 Missile System Unveiled At Iranian Army Parade
17/04/16 07:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Iran has showcased parts of S-300 air-defense missile systems ordered from Russia during its annual National Army Day parade in Tehran.
» At Least 77 Killed in Ecuador Earthquake
17/04/16 07:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. The death toll from the powerful earthquake in Ecuador has risen to 77.  Hundreds are injured. Vice President Jorge Glas said the toll is likely to rise as reports from around the country...
» Powerful Earthquake Hits Ecuador
17/04/16 07:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. The death toll from the powerful earthquake in Ecuador has risen to 77. Hundreds are injured. The U.S. Geological Survey says the shallow 7.8 magnitude quake struck late Saturday along th...
» 4.1-15.16 – Recent Posts
16/04/16 19:52 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Sites and Blogs Review. The World Web Times – wwtimes.com |  Links The World Web Times wwtimes.com Mike Novas Shared NewsLinks 9:42 AM 4/15/2016: When will Russia break? Fri, 15 Apr 2016 13:53:52 +0000 LIN...
» 1:49 PM 4/16/2016 – Headlines: Protesters Nationwide Denounce Big Money in US Politics
16/04/16 19:51 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Sites and Blogs Review.   Protesters Nationwide Denounce Big Money in US Politics Your Conversation On The Bus Or Train May Be Recorded : All Tech Considered : NPR Iran pushes U.S. for more access to ...
» OSCE Warns of Intensified Fighting in Ukraine's Separatist East
16/04/16 19:50 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Fighting between pro-Russian separatists and Ukrainian government troops has increased sharply in eastern Ukraine in defiance of calls to observe a year-old peace agreement, the head of a...
» Upcoming Elections Energize Young Voters in New York City
16/04/16 19:49 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. In New York City, opinions on the U.S. presidential candidates are as diverse as the city itself. Some New Yorkers are pro-Donald Trump, like Jane Jimenez. “I think he’s a good businessma...
» US: North Korean missile launch a ‘catastrophic’ failure
16/04/16 19:49 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. A North Korea missile launch meant to celebrate the birthday of the country’s founder ended in failure, U.S. defense officials said, an embarrassing setback in what was reportedly the inaugural test...
» Suicide crisis in Attawapiskat - Reuters
16/04/16 19:49 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. Reuters Suicide crisis in Attawapiskat Reuters People take part in a march and candlelight vigil in the Attawapiskat First Nation in northern Ontario, Canada, April 15, 2016. Ove...
» At the Vatican, Sanders blasts 'immoral' wealth inequality
16/04/16 19:48 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AP Top News at 7:19 p.m. EDT. VATICAN CITY (AP) -- Bernie Sanders issued a global call to action at the Vatican on Friday to address "immoral and unsustainable" wealth inequality and pove...
» EU referendum: Boris Johnson accuses Barack Obama of 'hypocrisy' - BBC News
16/04/16 19:47 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. Telegraph.co.uk EU referendum: Boris Johnson accuses Barack Obama of 'hypocrisy' BBC News Boris Johnson has accused Barack Obama of "hypocrisy" over his support for the UK remaining in...
» As oil output falls, Libya is on the verge of economic collapse
16/04/16 19:47 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. New unity government has made resurrecting the oil industry a priority. But militias might stand in its way.
» How Brazil’s impeachment process works
16/04/16 19:46 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. President Dilma Rousseff faces an impeachment vote in the Chamber of Deputies on Sunday, the first step toward a trial.
» John Kerry On Simulated Attack Of Russian Jets: Reckless, Provocative, Dangerous - Tech Times
16/04/16 19:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. Tech Times John Kerry On Simulated Attack Of Russian Jets: Reckless, Provocative, Dangerous Tech Times Tension arose in the Baltic Sea when two Russian jets flew past an American destr...
» U.S. Plans to Step Up Military Campaign Against ISIS
16/04/16 19:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. People fled their homes during fighting between Iraqi security forces and the Islamic State in Hit, a city in the Anbar Province, on Wednesday.
» 9 Guantánamo Prisoners From Yemen Are Sent to Saudi Arabia - New York Times
16/04/16 18:30 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. New York Times 9 Guantánamo Prisoners From Yemen Are Sent to Saudi Arabia New York Times The United States' outpost at Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, where 80 detainees remain in the wart...
» Afghan Civilians Killed in Raid
16/04/16 18:30 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. Twelve people were killed when Afghan and U.S. forces conducted a raid on the house of a suspected al Qaeda member in east Afghanistan, Afghan and U.S. sources said.
» Raul Castro presents grim portrait of Cuban reforms
16/04/16 18:29 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AP Top News at 6:11 p.m. EDT. HAVANA (AP) -- Cuban President Raul Castro delivered a grim report on the state of the country on Saturday, saying that the communist bureaucracy had failed to implement most ...
» IMF Urges Continued Low Interest Rates, More Spending, Reforms
16/04/16 18:29 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Financial officials from around the world are pledging a stronger effort to stimulate the sluggish economy. In a communique issued Saturday, members of the International Monetary Fund sai...
» Iranian FM Prods US on Bank Restrictions
16/04/16 18:24 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Iran's foreign minister said Saturday that Washington should do more to remove obstacles to the Islamic Republic's ability to do business with non-U.S. banks. Mohammad Javad Zarif said Ir...
» German Comic Who Lampooned Erdogan to Extend Break From TV Show
16/04/16 18:24 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. The move by Jan Böhmermann seemed intended to tamp down a debate that erupted two weeks ago after he broadcast a lewd poem about the Turkish president.
» U.S. Releases Nine Guantanamo Prisoners to Saudi Arabia
16/04/16 18:23 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. The U.S. has released nine more prisoners from its base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and sent them to Saudi Arabia for resettlement, officials said.
» Bangladeshi Editor, 81, Is Accused in Plot to Kill Leader’s Son
16/04/16 15:26 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. The arrest of the editor, Shafik Rehman, is the latest in a string of criminal proceedings against journalists in Bangladesh.
» 2:50 PM 4/16/2016 – Mike Nova’s Shared NewsLinks 1:49 PM 4/16/2016 Headlines: Protesters Nationwide Denounce Big Money in US Politics
16/04/16 15:21 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Sites and Blogs Review. LINKS Mike Nova’s Shared NewsLinks 1:49 PM 4/16/2016 Headlines: Protesters Nationwide Denounce Big Money in US Politics mikenova shared this story from Sites and Blogs Review....
» Pope Visits Migrants on Lesbos
16/04/16 15:18 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Pope Francis visited the Moria detention camp on the island of Lesbos Saturday.   Adults and children broke down in tears at the sprawling fenced complex on the Aegean island, pleading fo...
» AP PHOTOS: A selection of pictures from the past week
16/04/16 15:18 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AP Top News at 2:46 p.m. EDT. Highlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd image you might have missed and lasting moments our editors think you ...
» Pope Francis meets refugees and migrants in Lesbos - video
16/04/16 15:18 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World news + Video | The Guardian. Pope Francis arrives in the Greek island of Lesbos on Saturday to highlight the humanitarian crisis unfolding across Europe. The Pope is greeted by hundreds of cheering m...
» Angela Merkel Must Go - Huffington Post
16/04/16 15:17 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. Huffington Post Angela Merkel Must Go Huffington Post Daniel Williams Author of “Forsaken: The Persecution of Christians in Today's Middle East,” available from O/R Books. German Chanc...
» Bernie Sanders Meets with Pope Francis: ‘It Was a Real Honor’
16/04/16 15:17 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World – TIME. ROME — U.S. presidential candidate Bernie Sanders told The Associated Press that he met briefly with Pope Francis at the papal residence Saturday and said it was a “real honor” to call on “on...
» Kerry Asks Russia For Help In Syria Cease-Fire
16/04/16 15:17 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has asked Russia’s foreign minister for help in getting the government of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad to stop violating the cease-...
» Obama's power over immigration drives Supreme Court dispute
16/04/16 15:16 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AP Top News at 2:46 p.m. EDT. WASHINGTON (AP) -- The raging political fight over immigration comes to the Supreme Court on Monday in a dispute that could affect millions of people who are in the United Sta...
» On one Havana street, gentrification exposes old inequality
16/04/16 15:16 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. Halfway down Calle Habana, a crumbling two-story colonial building is being painstakingly restored by a Cuban-American businessman who fled as a child after the 1959 revolution. On the corner, brigh...
» AP Explains: Why Brazilian president faces impeachment
16/04/16 15:16 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff is facing possible impeachment by Congress, with the lower Chamber of Deputies expected to vote on the measure on Sunday. The effort comes amid an angry public moo...
» Iranian, Turkish Presidents Discuss Syria, Bilateral Trade
16/04/16 15:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his Iranian counterpart Hassan Rohani held an official meeting in Ankara on April 16 with the Syrian conflict and bilateral tra...
» Pentagon chief: US eyes ways to step up Islamic State fight
16/04/16 15:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter says he’ll talk with his commanders in the coming days to identify more ways the U.S. can intensify the fight against Islamic State militants in Iraq and Syria.
» Helicopter crash reported near Baltimore-Washington Airport - Reuters
16/04/16 15:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. Helicopter crash reported near Baltimore-Washington Airport Reuters A helicopter crash was reported on Saturday near Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport,...
» UK Spy Chief Rues Treatment of Gay WWII Hero
16/04/16 15:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. The head of Britain's digital spy agency has apologized for historic prejudice against gay people while paying tribute to Alan Turing, whom he called the organization's most famous member...
» Opinion: Syria’s Future: A Black Hole of Instability
16/04/16 15:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. Peace talks have restarted, but Bashar al-Assad and the rebels are fighting over a state that is beyond salvaging.
» Plucked from the uncertainty of Lesbos: 12 Syrian refugees
16/04/16 15:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. Pope Francis says his gesture is “a drop of water in the sea” of Europe’s migration crisis. Yet for 12 Syrian refugees, the pope’s decision to fly them back to Italy from Greece is an act of kindnes...
» Report: Saudis threaten U.S. over 9/11 vote - YouTube
16/04/16 15:10 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Published on Apr 16, 2016 A report in the New York Times says that Saudi Arabia is threatening to sell off billions in U.S. assets if the U.S. Congress passes a bill that would allow 9/11 victims to sue forei...
» TV Station Stands Behind German Comedian Who Mocked Erdogan
16/04/16 14:24 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. A German television station is pledging its full support to comedian Jan Boehmermann in any legal proceeding brought against him for mocking Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. The h...
» French president vows support for Lebanon during visit - Washington Post
16/04/16 14:24 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. Washington Post French president vows support for Lebanon during visit Washington Post BEIRUT — French President Francois Hollande said Saturday his country will stand by Lebanon to bo...
» U.K. Spy Chief Apologizes for Agency’s Past Anti-Gay Prejudice
16/04/16 14:23 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World – TIME. (LONDON) — The head of Britain’s digital espionage agency has apologized for the organization’s historic prejudice against homosexuals, saying it failed to learn from the tr...
» Dilma Rousseff’s Former Supporters in Brazil Express Disillusionment
16/04/16 14:23 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. As the president faces a possible impeachment, working-class people who brought her party to power say they feel abandoned and want a change.
» Weapons, Rights Frame Hollande's Egypt Visit
16/04/16 14:23 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. French President Francois Hollande arrives in Egypt Sunday for a visit intended to shore up security cooperation and produce lucrative weapons deals despite sharp criticism by rights grou...
» Rousseff Works to Sway Lawmakers on Eve of Impeachment Vote
16/04/16 14:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. On the eve of a crucial impeachment vote in Congress, Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff worked behind the scenes to buttress her coalition.
» Syria talks resume, chances seen as very slim amid violence
16/04/16 14:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. Indirect peace talks between Syria’s warring parties have resumed in Geneva to the backdrop of escalating violence in the country’s north and a refusal by the Syrian government to negotiate a transi...
» Pope Francis Says Bernie Sanders Meeting Was Not an Endorsement
16/04/16 14:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World – TIME. (ROME) — Pope Francis said his brief encounter Saturday with U.S. presidential candidate Bernie Sanders was a sign of good manners, “nothing more,” and hardly evidence of in...
» AP PHOTOS: The path of destruction from Japan’s earthquakes - The Washington Post
16/04/16 07:42 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . AP PHOTOS: The path of destruction from Japan’s earthquakes The inside track on Washington politics. Be the first to know about new stories from PowerPost. Sign up to follow, and we’ll e-mail you ...
» Cuba’s Path to the Future Is Shrouded in Secrecy
16/04/16 07:26 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Cuba’s ruling Communist Party is expected to announce a series of economic and political reforms next week that it hopes to put in place as the country prepares for the end of the Castros’ rule in...
» Top Navy official: Russian sub activity expands to Cold War level - CNN
15/04/16 18:25 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. CNN Top Navy official: Russian sub activity expands to Cold War level CNN "NATO is viewed as an existential threat to Russia , and in the post-Cold War period, the expansion of N...
» U.S. Urges Russia to Halt Assad Aleppo Attack as Truce Frays - Bloomberg
15/04/16 18:25 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. New York Times U.S. Urges Russia to Halt Assad Aleppo Attack as Truce Frays Bloomberg The U.S. is urging Russia to help halt an offensive by President Bashar al-Assad's forces on rebe...
» 4 soldiers hospitalized after Humvee crash, 1 'critical'
15/04/16 18:24 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes. One solider from an Army Reserve unit in New York is in critical condition and three others remain hospitalized after their Humvee overturned on the New Jersey Turnpike.
» Apple hits back against FBI in New York iPhone feud - San Jose Mercury News
15/04/16 18:24 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from fbi - Google News. The Verge Apple hits back against FBI in New York iPhone feud San Jose Mercury News In court papers, Apple's lawyers revived their defense of the company's need to protect the security o...
» Budget Cuts Forcing Marines to Work Double-Time, Face Safety Threats
15/04/16 18:24 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. Hit with $131 billion worth of budget cuts and a force reduction of 30,000, the Marine Corps is being stretched to its limits, Fox News reported Thursday. “After 15 years of hard se...
» FBI appoints new CIO from within - FedScoop
15/04/16 18:24 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from fbi - Google News. FedScoop FBI appoints new CIO from within FedScoop The FBI has asked for an additional $38.3 million in the 2017 budget to fund anti-encryption technology and research — more than doubli...
» Politician Leading Charge to Impeach Brazil's President Has His Own Legal Tangles
15/04/16 18:23 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. Eduardo Cunha, the politician bringing impeachment of Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff to a floor vote, is himself under indictment.
» Guatemalan ex-president linked to new scandal
15/04/16 18:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. Former Guatemalan President Otto Perez Molina and his then-vice president led a criminal structure that collected at least $30 million in bribes to award a contract to build a port terminal, the cou...
» Brazil Supreme Court rejects government bid to suspend impeachment vote - swissinfo.ch
15/04/16 18:16 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. swissinfo.ch Brazil Supreme Court rejects government bid to suspend impeachment vote swissinfo.ch RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - A majority of Brazil's Supreme Court rejected on Friday a r...
» New Delhi's Street Children Publish Newspaper
15/04/16 18:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Newspapers occasionally write about the plight of children living in the streets, but a group of homeless kids in India's capital New Delhi is putting together their own monthly publicati...
» The Czech Republic is getting a new name: Czechia - Washington Post
15/04/16 18:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. Washington Post The Czech Republic is getting a new name: Czechia Washington Post Politicians in the Czech Republic are set to put decades of debate to an end this week by offici...
» Japan Assesses Damage After Strong Quake on Island of Kyushu
15/04/16 18:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. Nine people were killed by the Thursday quake, and some 44,000 people were taking refuge in shelters and public buildings.
» A Witness Places Mexican Federal Police at the Kidnapping of the 43 Missing Students
15/04/16 18:13 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World – TIME. A commission investigating the disappearance of 43 Mexican students says it has found a witness who puts two federal police officers, and officers from another city, at the scene of their mas...
» Contributing Op-Ed Writer: The End of Catholic Guilt
15/04/16 18:13 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. Pope Francis is merely acknowledging the obvious. As before, he’s using words to change hearts.
» Russian Judge Resigns After Agreeing To Hear Case Against Putin
15/04/16 18:13 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. A Russian judge who agreed to accept a lawsuit filed against Russian President Vladimir Putin has abruptly resigned.
» Fallen Russian soldier's family mourns with medal, and questions
15/04/16 18:12 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. PALTSO, Russia (Reuters) - The 27-year-old Russian special forces officer smiles out of the picture in a flak jacket and camouflage hat. The last photo of Fyodor Zhuravlyov was taken i...
» Polish leader hails shift to Christianity 1,050 years ago
15/04/16 18:10 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. Poland’s president is leading formal celebrations marking the 1,050th anniversary of Christianity in Poland with a speech declaring the baptism of Poland’s first king as the most important historica...
» Flash Flooding Hits Iran
15/04/16 18:09 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Flash flooding has hit western and southwestern Iran following days of torrential spring rainfall. (RFE/RL's Radio Farda)
» Russia's Lavrov and Kerry discuss Syria, Nagorno-Karabakh
15/04/16 18:09 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia's Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry discussed the Syria crisis settlement in a phone talk on Friday, Russia's ministry sai...
» Bernie Sanders arrives at the Vatican
15/04/16 17:48 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - World. Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has arrived in Vatican City to speak at an economy and social conference.
» Man convicted in 1957 murder of 7-year-old to be freed - WGN-TV
15/04/16 17:47 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. Washington Post Man convicted in 1957 murder of 7-year-old to be freed WGN-TV CHICAGO — A man convicted of the 1957 murder of a 7-year-old girl learned that he will be set free. ...
» Sanders calls Pope Francis a ‘visionary’ during Vatican trip – video
15/04/16 17:47 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World news + Video | The Guardian. Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders called Pope Francis a ‘visionary’ and praised his efforts to create a ‘moral economy’ during his visit to the Vatican on ...
» Democrats Trade Barbs During New York Presidential Debate
15/04/16 17:47 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders had several sharp exchanges during Thursday's debate in Brooklyn, New York ahead of next Tuesday's very important New York primary.
» Man wrongly convicted in 1957 Illinois murder to be released
15/04/16 17:46 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AP Top News at 5:22 p.m. EDT. CHICAGO (AP) -- A 76-year-old man from Washington state who a prosecutor says was wrongly convicted in the abduction and killing of a 7-year-old Illinois schoolgirl in 1957 wi...