Friday, March 4, 2016

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» Analysis: One Clear Loser In Thursday's Debate: The GOP – The ...
04/03/16 17:50 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks

mikenova shared this story from world news - Google Blog Search. In an extended exchange with Fox News anchor and his one-time nemesis Megyn Kelly, he tried to talk away a class-action lawsuit brought against Trump University, dismissing...
» Trump doubles down on hand size - The Hill
04/03/16 17:50 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. The Hill Trump doubles down on hand size The Hill Donald Trump is doubling down on his defense of the size of his hands, saying they're both “good-sized” and “very beautiful.” “Look at...
» Republican candidate Trump reverses stance on torture: WSJ - Reuters
04/03/16 17:50 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. Reuters Republican candidate Trump reverses stance on torture: WSJ Reuters WASHINGTON Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump softened his stance on torture on Friday, saying he...
» Turkey needs to stop or significantly cut migrant flow: EU envoy
04/03/16 17:49 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkey needs to stop or significantly reduce the number of illegal migrants crossing into Europe and a readmission agreement between Ankara and Brussels must go in...
» Cyprus’ first public gay wedding takes aim at prejudices
04/03/16 17:49 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. The newlyweds wanted to go all-out with their wedding celebrations. All the trappings of a traditional Cypriot wedding were on display; the huge line of well-wishers with cash-filled envelopes in ha...
» U.S. urges Russia to pressure Ukraine rebels over attacks
04/03/16 17:48 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. PARIS (Reuters) - Russia needs to use its influence on separatists in eastern Ukraine to halt attacks by pro-Russian rebels, U.S. Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken told Reuters ...
» Thousands of Puerto Rico inmates vote in Republican primary
04/03/16 17:48 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. Thousands of inmates lined up in prisons across Puerto Rico on Friday to cast early ballots in the U.S. territory’s Republican primary, some saying they hoped the elections can help lift the island ...
» Frenchman arrives in Dominican Republic for 'air cocaine' trial
04/03/16 17:46 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. SANTO DOMINGO (Reuters) - A Frenchman wanted in the Dominican Republic for helping to orchestrate a dramatic speedboat escape of two pilots convicted of cocaine trafficking arrived in ...
» Think Trump was crude? The Founding Fathers were just as bad
04/03/16 17:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AP Top News at 4:46 p.m. EST. NEW YORK (AP) -- You could say politics has reached a new low with the "small hands" remarks from the Republican debate....
» Turkish-Russian tensions not felt in village near border
04/03/16 17:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AP Top News at 4:46 p.m. EST. AL-ISSAWIYAH, Syria (AP) -- In this Syrian mountain village perched above the Mediterranean, residents say they have enjoyed a measure of peace, even though they live near a b...
» VIDEO: Brazil ex-president quizzed by police
04/03/16 17:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - World. Brazil's former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has vowed to fight allegations that he was involved in a huge bribery scheme run by oil giant Petrobras.
» Zika response in focus with new evidence of birth defect link - Reuters
04/03/16 17:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. Reuters Zika response in focus with new evidence of birth defect link Reuters GENEVA/WASHINGTON Evidence mounted on Friday linking Zika to the birth defect microcephaly, and the ...
» John Hopkins neurology professor on Zika virus microcephaly link – video
04/03/16 17:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World news + Video | The Guardian. Guo Li-Ming, neurology professor at John Hopkins Institute for cell engineering discusses how scientists have found a potential link between the Zika virus and microcepha...
» 80th anniversary of the iconic Spitfire
04/03/16 17:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from itnnews's YouTube Videos. From: itnnews Duration: 01:35 Celebrations mark 80th anniversary of the iconic Spitfire planes. Report by Jessica Wakefield.
» El Chapo’s Daughter Says He Visited Her in California
04/03/16 17:42 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World – TIME. The daughter of infamous drug kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman said her father visited her twice in California while he was a fugitive, according to an interview released Friday....
» How China Won the War Against Western Media - Foreign Policy (blog)
04/03/16 17:42 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Cyber Warfare - Google News. Foreign Policy (blog) How China Won the War Against Western Media Foreign Policy (blog) How China Won the War Against Western Media. The one-two punch of censorship plus propag...
» Serbia Names New Defense Minister, Eyes Missile Defense Deal With Russia
04/03/16 17:42 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Defense News - Home. Serbia’s lawmakers voted last month to dismiss the previous defense minister over a sexist remark he made to a female journalist last December.            ...
» Trump: 'I will not order a military officer to disobey the law' - The Hill
04/03/16 17:41 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Cyber Warfare - Google News. The Hill Trump: 'I will not order a military officer to disobey the law' The Hill Trump told The Wall Street Journal he would "use every legal power that I have to stop th...
» Air Force’s $7.2B Wish List Restores 5 F-35s, 8 C-130Js
04/03/16 17:41 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Defense News - Home. The Air Force is asking for funds to restore the five F-35 joint strike fighters and eight C-130J transport planes it was forced to cut in its latest budget request in a $7.   ...
» The B-52 Rises Again, This Time to Fight ISIS
04/03/16 17:41 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Defense News - Home. The B-52 Stratofortress will begin dropping bombs on the Islamic State group come April.             
» Carter: Goldwater-Nichols Reforms Coming in 'Weeks'
04/03/16 17:40 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Defense News - Home. The first Goldwater-Nichols reforms and proposed reforms will be rolled out by the Pentagon in “just a few weeks' time,” Secretary of Defense Ash Carter said Friday.     ...
» Pentagon, Top Lawmakers Craft DoD Reforms
04/03/16 17:40 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Defense News - Home. The 2017 National Defense Authorization Act, the defense policy bill, will likely carry the next tranche of potentially sweeping reforms at the Pentagon.         &#...
» Merkel accused of daring to put the world before Germany
04/03/16 17:39 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The Independent - Europe. As elections near, support for the Chancellor and her party is slipping. Tony Paterson reports from Bad Kreuznach
» Russia energy minister plans Iran visit for trade cooperation - Press TV
04/03/16 17:39 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Press TV Russia energy minister plans Iran visit for trade cooperation Press TV Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak plans to visit Iran in the near future to discuss ways to boost...
» Rupert Murdoch and Jerry Hall Marry in London
04/03/16 17:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > Europe. Weeks after announcing their engagement, Mr. Murdoch, 84, and Ms. Hall, 59, were wed at a centuries-old mansion.
» Турчинов ожидает «миграционную волну» из России на Украину - Росбалт.RU
04/03/16 17:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from В мире – Новости Google. Росбалт.RU Турчинов ожидает «миграционную волну» из России на Украину Росбалт.RU Секретарь Совета национальной безопасности и обороны (СНБО) Украины Александр Турчинов высказал мне...
» France, Germany Press Turkey to Stem Migrant Flow
04/03/16 14:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President François Hollande pressed Turkey to cut the flow of Mideast and African migrants to Europe.
» Explainer U.S. Refugee Process
04/03/16 14:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from VOAvideo's YouTube Videos. From: VOAvideo Duration: 01:23 A refugee, according to U.S. law, is a vulnerable person living outside the United States who seeks resettlement and who deserves America's sup...
» US presses UN council to confront sex abuse by peacekeepers - Fox News
04/03/16 14:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. Fox News gulfnews.com US presses UN council to confront sex abuse by peacekeepers Fox News UNITED NATIONS – The United States is pressing the U.N. Security Council for the first time t...
» U.S. pushing for repatriation of U.N. peacekeepers over sex abuse
04/03/16 14:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The United States is pushing the United Nations Security Council to call for the repatriation of peacekeepers if there is a pattern of sexual exploitation an...
» Lula defiant over Brazil corruption case
04/03/16 14:08 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - World. Brazil's ex-leader Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva vows to fight corruption allegations, after his surprise questioning in the Petrobras scandal.
» Hundreds across Syria protest against Assad for the first time in years
04/03/16 14:07 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World news. Demonstrations take place in Aleppo, Damascus, Daraa and Homs as residents take advantage of a rare ceasefire
» Apple vs. FBI: The House Judiciary Committee Hearing and Takeaways - Lexology (registration)
04/03/16 14:07 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from house judiciary committee - Google News. Apple vs. FBI: The House Judiciary Committee Hearing and Takeaways Lexology (registration) On March 1, 2016, the House Judiciary Committee held a hearing titled “Th...
» Israel’s Silent Defender
04/03/16 14:07 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Intelligence Analysis and Reporting. Title:                      Israel’s Silent Defender Author:                 Amos Gilboa Gilboa, Amos (2011) and Ephraim Lapid, eds. Israel’s Silent Defender: An Inside...
» 'Bloody Nanny' accused of beheading child provokes political reaction in Russia - CBC.ca
04/03/16 14:06 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. CBC.ca 'Bloody Nanny' accused of beheading child provokes political reaction in Russia CBC.ca She's been dubbed the 'Bloody Nanny' by some media and online bloggers and has become a s...
» ‘Ghostlike’ and Possibly New Species of Octopus Spotted off Hawaii
04/03/16 14:02 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Scientists from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration think they may have spotted a new species of octopus. The discovery came February 27 off Neckler Island in the Hawaiian...
» WHO: Evidence Links Zika, 2 Neurological Disorders
04/03/16 14:01 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. The World Health Organization reports evidence is accumulating of a causal link between the Zika virus and two neurological disorders - microcephaly, which causes brain abnormalities in n...
» U.S. Vice President Joe Biden To Head To Middle East
04/03/16 14:00 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. U.S. Vice President Joe Biden is heading to the Middle East for a visit focusing on the situation in Iran and Syria, as well as U.S. economic and energy interests.
» Angela Merkel stands accused of daring to put the world and its refugees before Germany
04/03/16 14:00 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The Independent - Europe. As elections near, support for the Chancellor and her party is slipping. Tony Paterson reports from Bad Kreuznach
» Russia in Review
04/03/16 12:04 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. March 4, 2016 Russia in Review: a digest of useful news from U.S.-Russia Initiative to Prevent Nucle...
» Clinton Email Probe Faces Serious Political Consequences
04/03/16 12:04 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. The Justice Department will have to decide whether Hillary Clinton or any of her subordinates could face legal consequences for her use of a private email server, a decision whose timing ...
» Putin Discusses Syria Crisis With European Leaders – Kremlin
04/03/16 12:04 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The Moscow Times Top Stories. Russian President Vladimir Putin participated in a joint telephone conference with European leaders to discuss the partial cease-fire in Syria, the Kremlin press office report...
» Новая пересадочный узел в Нью-Йорке невероятной красоты
04/03/16 12:03 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from golosamerikius's YouTube Videos. From: golosamerikius Duration: 01:22 Это станция метро и электричек. Архитектура заставить вас затаить дыхание!
» Podcast: The Russian Fronts
04/03/16 12:03 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The Interpreter. A cease-fire in Ukraine was followed by an intervention in Syria. And now, a cease-fire in Syria is followed by a fresh escalation in Ukraine. Russia’s bait-and-switch tactics sugges...
» FBI Admits Error In San Bernardino iPhone Case, Apple Still Not Unlocking Phone - The Inquisitr
04/03/16 12:02 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from james b. comey - Google News. The Inquisitr FBI Admits Error In San Bernardino iPhone Case, Apple Still Not Unlocking Phone The Inquisitr According to the New York Times, head of the FBI, James B . Comey J...
» 'Knife found' on OJ Simpson property
04/03/16 12:01 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - World. Los Angeles police are testing a knife found on the property of OJ Simpson, who was acquitted in the murder of his former wife and her friend.
» Senior Isil operative responsible for murder of Western journalists killed in Aleppo air strike
04/03/16 12:01 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World news. Amr al-Absi led the Mujahideen Shura Council and was responsible for some of the group's worst atrocities
» Canada's Trudeau says Americans should know more about the world
04/03/16 12:00 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. The Canadian leader makes a polite suggestion ahead of his U.S. visit next week.
» Death toll in Mexico scaffolding collapse rises to 4
04/03/16 12:00 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. Mexican authorities say at least four people died were when scaffolding collapsed at a cathedral under construction in the southern city of Tuxtepec.
» EU ratchets up sanctions on North Korea
04/03/16 11:59 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. The European Union has boosted sanctions against North Korea in line with a U.N. Security Council Resolution imposing new measures over Pyongyang’s recent nuclear test and rocket launch.
» Cops Test Knife Found At OJ Simpson Estate
04/03/16 11:59 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World News - Breaking international news and headlines | Sky News. Detectives only recently learned about the existence of the blade, which is believed to have been found years ago by a builder.
» Europe urges Putin to obey Syria truce - Herald Sun
04/03/16 11:59 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. Europe urges Putin to obey Syria truce Herald Sun European leaders have told Russian President Vladimir Putin that a fragile truce in Syria must be used to try to secure a lasting peac...
» Syria rebels say government mobilizes despite truce - Reuters
04/03/16 11:59 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. Reuters Syria rebels say government mobilizes despite truce Reuters BEIRUT/PARIS/LONDON A major Syrian insurgent group said on Friday the government was mobilizing forces to capture mo...
» Turkey Takes Over Best-Selling Paper That Became Erdogan Critic - Bloomberg
04/03/16 11:59 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. Yeni Şafak English Turkey Takes Over Best-Selling Paper That Became Erdogan Critic Bloomberg Turkish authorities seized control of the media company that owns the country's best-sellin...
» A Desperate Week In Europe's Migrant Crisis
04/03/16 11:58 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Thousands of migrants have become trapped this week on Greece's border with Macedonia. With no way forward, dwindling supplies, and no way out, they say their situation i...
» Rupert Murdoch Weds Jerry Hall in London
04/03/16 11:57 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Media mogul Rupert Murdoch and model-actress Jerry Hall married Friday at an aristocratic palace in London.   They were photographed emerging with smiles Friday from Spencer House, which ...
» The key difference between how Trump and Romney made their money - Washington Post
04/03/16 11:57 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. Washington Post The key difference between how Trump and Romney made their money Washington Post Whatever critics might say about failed presidential candidate Mitt Romney, every...
» Powerful Iraqi Shi'ite cleric calls for 'government of corruption' to be toppled
04/03/16 11:56 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Powerful Iraqi Shi'ite Muslim cleric Moqtada al-Sadr called for the "government of corruption” to be overthrown on Friday in the biggest show of opposition yet to P...
» What is THAAD and why is it so controversial?
04/03/16 11:55 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from CNN.com - World. South Korea has begun negotiations to deploy the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system amid extremely heightened tensions on the Korean peninsula.
» VIDEO: Murdoch and Hall: Most influential couple?
04/03/16 11:55 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - World. The BBC looks at how Rupert Murdoch and Jerry Hall measure up in the world of power couples.
» Scientist Use Technique Used on Serial Criminals to Confirm Banksy’s Identity
04/03/16 11:55 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World – TIME. Scientists have used geographic profiling, which was developed to find serial criminals and terrorists, to confirm the identify the secretive graffiti artist Banksy. According to Sky News , s...
» U.S. Has Too Much Oil. So Why Are Imports Rising?
04/03/16 11:53 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World – TIME. Despite domestic production declining and demand surging, the EIA reported oil inventories surge by more than 10 million barrels, or more than three times what was expected. The 10.4 million ...
» Turkey Broadens Clampdown Against Erdogan Rivals
04/03/16 11:53 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. Turkey detained the executives of a top domestic conglomerate and appointed a trustee to take over a leading opposition newspaper, as authorities expand their crackdown on the politica...
» Slovenia museum caring for ancient statuettes
04/03/16 11:53 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. Three statuettes dating back nearly 5,000 years from the Sumerian civilization and found in a refugee camp last year have been temporarily placed in the care of Slovenia’s national museum, one of th...
» Germany, France push for joint EU solution to migrant crisis
04/03/16 11:52 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. Independent national measures to tackle the migrant crisis are counterproductive, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Friday as she met with her French counterpart in Paris to push for a joint Euro...
» Fears grow after bestselling opposition newspaper 'seized by Turkish authorities in court ruling'
04/03/16 11:51 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World news. An Istanbul court has ordered the newspaper Zaman, Turkey's bestselling daily newspaper, into administration, according to reports
» Romania okays extradition of convicted hacker Guccifer to U.S.
04/03/16 11:51 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. BUCHAREST (Reuters) - Romania's top court approved a request by U.S. authorities to extradite a convicted hacker known as Guccifer for prosecution, a Bucharest-based prosecuting source...
» Syria rebels say government mobilizes despite truce
04/03/16 11:51 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. BEIRUT/PARIS/LONDON (Reuters) - A major Syrian insurgent group said on Friday the government was mobilizing forces to capture more territory, and a ceasefire was not possible while Dam...
» Poland's Kaczynski calls Council of Europe opinion 'legally absurd'
04/03/16 11:51 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. WARSAW (Reuters) - The leader of Poland's ruling conservatives said an opinion from a panel of the Council of Europe was "legally absurd" and called the panel "discredited", after it s...
» Syrian Protesters Take to Streets as Airstrikes Ease
04/03/16 11:50 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. “The Revolution Continues” was the slogan as demonstrators, taking advantage of a partial truce, came out in the largest numbers in years
» In its first week, Syria truce brings sharp drop in violence
04/03/16 11:49 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AP Top News at 11:07 a.m. EST. BEIRUT (AP) -- A shaky cease-fire in Syria brokered by Moscow and Washington has survived its first week, outlasting skeptics' expectations and providing some hope t...
» Indian state launches search for mythical 'resurrection' herb
04/03/16 09:58 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World news. Himalayan state officials believe they can locate Sanjeevani Booti, used by the monkey god Hanuman to bring Lakshmana back to life in the Ramayana, with additional resources
» The Latest: Syria political talks ‘accelerate’ with truce
04/03/16 09:56 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from In Homeland Security. France's president says discussions about a political transition in Syria will "accelerate" with the cease-fire that has held for a week across the war-wracked country.
» El Chapo Guzman crossed into the US twice while on the run, daughter claims - Telegraph.co.uk
04/03/16 09:56 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. Telegraph.co.uk El Chapo Guzman crossed into the US twice while on the run, daughter claims Telegraph.co.uk Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman sneaked into the United States twice while o...
» Colombia Sees First Zika-Linked Birth Defects
04/03/16 09:55 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World – TIME. Researchers have found the first cases of birth defects linked to the Zika virus in Colombia, which may signal the start of a wave of birth defects in the country. According to Nature , resea...
» Idea of early Syria elections 'provocative': French president
04/03/16 09:54 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. PARIS (Reuters) - The idea that elections should take place in Syria in the coming months is "provocative" and "unrealistic", French President Francois Hollande said on Friday, highlig...
» Госдеп: ИГ планирует теракты в Европе в ближайшее время - РИА Новости
04/03/16 09:53 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from В мире – Новости Google. РИА Новости Госдеп: ИГ планирует теракты в Европе в ближайшее время РИА Новости Злоумышленники планируют атаки и в других регионах, в частности, на Ближнем Востоке, гласит предупре...
» Syrians, Iraqis: There is No Going Back
04/03/16 09:51 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Hungry people are angry people. In the makeshift tent camp just meters from Macedonia, here Macedonia on the Greek side of the border with the rain sleeting down overnight Thursday, refug...
» Россиян кормят фуражной пшеницей
04/03/16 09:50 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from SvobodaRadio's YouTube Videos. From: SvobodaRadio Duration: 05:00 Президент зернового союза России Аркадий Злочевский объясняет, кто виноват в том, что в российском хлебе используют пшеницу пятого клас...
» В Нью-Йорке открыли самую дорогую станцию метро в мире - Lenta.ru
04/03/16 09:50 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from В мире – Новости Google. Lenta.ru В Нью-Йорке открыли самую дорогую станцию метро в мире Lenta.ru В Нью-Йорке открылась самая дорогая станция метро в мире. Об этом сообщает newyork.cbslocal.com. Новая стан...
» Russia Threatens Counter-Measures After U.S. Extends Sanctions
04/03/16 09:37 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The Moscow Times Top Stories. The Russian Foreign Ministry has expressed regret over the extension of sanctions by the United States and said Moscow reserves the right to retaliate with counter-measures, t...
» Can Russia help build the peace in Syria? - BBC News
04/03/16 09:30 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. BBC News Can Russia help build the peace in Syria? BBC News The Russian air force has been accused of indiscriminate bombing. The human rights group Amnesty International says it has ...
» Today's Headlines and Commentary
04/03/16 09:30 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Lawfare - Hard National Security Choices. In his remarks at a conference on computer security, Defense Secretary Ash Carter said that he opposed “back doors or a single technical approach” for accessing da...
» Yavlinsky Says He Will Beat Putin in 2018 Presidential Elections
04/03/16 09:28 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The Moscow Times Top Stories. Grigory Yavlinsky, co-founder of the Yabloko Russian liberal opposition party, said in an interview with the Interfax news agency Friday that he expects to beat current Presid...
» Sessions to advise Trump on national security
04/03/16 09:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security. MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Alabama Sen. Jeff Sessions is taking on a new position as chairman of Don Trump's advisory committee on national security. Trump named the...
» How China's transforming military, especially in air, at sea
04/03/16 09:26 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes News. Big annual increases in China's defense budget have been fueling a top-to-bottom modernization drive that has brought in new equipment and vast improvements in living conditions for...
» Turkish court orders opposition newspaper linked to Erdogan foe placed under trusteeship
04/03/16 09:26 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. Turkish court orders opposition newspaper linked to Erdogan foe placed under trusteeship.
» Facebook to Pay Millions of Dollars More Taxes in the U.K.
04/03/16 09:26 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World – TIME. Facebook is overhauling its U.K. tax structure and is set to pay millions of dollars more in tax to the country in response to increasing global pressure over its tax affairs. In an internal ...
» Moldovan court rules president to be elected by direct vote
04/03/16 09:25 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. Moldova’s constitutional court has ruled that the country’s president will be elected by direct vote for the first time in the former Soviet republic’s 25-year history.
» Top US Generals Discuss Cooperation With Israel
04/03/16 09:03 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . US Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Joseph Dunford Jr., center, accompanied by the commander EUCOM, Gen. Philip Breedlove, left, meet with Israel Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon at Defense Ministry h...
» Is the Republican Party over?
04/03/16 09:00 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . The unprecedented spectacle on Thursday of the last Republican presidential nominee, Mitt Romney, blasting his likely successor, Donald Trump, as a "phony" and immoral "fraud" represented more than just an ex...
» Two Killed In Helicopter Crash In Russia
04/03/16 08:51 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. A helicopter crash in Russia's western region of Vladimir on March 4 has killed two people.
» Europe leaders tell Putin Syria truce must hold to spur peace talks: Cameron
04/03/16 08:51 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. LONDON (Reuters) - European leaders told Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday that a fragile truce in Syria must be used to try to secure a lasting peace without President Bashar...
» Syria truce wobbles amid claims of government attacks and aid deliveries snags
04/03/16 08:51 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. At stake is whether opposition groups will continue to support the cease-fire.
» Brazilian police question ex-president in corruption probe
04/03/16 08:50 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AP Top News at 8:04 a.m. EST. RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) -- Brazilian police on Friday were questioning former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva and searching his home and other buildings linked to him, one of ...
» Brazil’s Ex-President ‘Lula’ Questioned by Police in Graft Probe
04/03/16 08:50 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World – TIME. RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazilian police on Friday were questioning former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva and searching his home and other buildings linked to him as part of the spra...
» Merkel says Putin confirmed commitment to Syria ceasefire - Reuters
04/03/16 08:49 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. The Guardian Merkel says Putin confirmed commitment to Syria ceasefire Reuters PARIS, March 4 German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Friday that President Vladimir Putin confirmed Rus...
» Rupert Murdoch and Jerry Hall marry
04/03/16 08:49 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - World. Media mogul Rupert Murdoch, whose News UK company publishes The Times and The Sun newspapers, marries actress-model Jerry Hall in London.
» The Most of the Master
04/03/16 08:47 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. When Carlyle dismissed economics as “the dismal science,” he could not have anticipated the glimmering pen of Maynard Keynes, who from the time he began writing at the turn of the l...
» INTELLIGENCE: The Mess In Mosul
04/03/16 08:47 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from StrategyPage.com. None
» FBI Edits Radical Islam Out of Anti-Terror Video Game: Who Is the Real 'Puppet'? - Accuracy In Media
04/03/16 08:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from fbi - Google News. Accuracy In Media FBI Edits Radical Islam Out of Anti-Terror Video Game: Who Is the Real 'Puppet'? Accuracy In Media The FBI has released a new edition of its anti-terror video game, Don...
» Everything You Need to Know About Apple vs. the FBI, Explained - Re/code
04/03/16 08:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from fbi - Google News. Re/code Everything You Need to Know About Apple vs. the FBI , Explained Re/code Not so this week. Kara Swisher and Lauren Goode devoted the full episode to the ongoing feud between Apple...
» Forget Apple's fight with the FBI – our privacy catastrophe has only just begun - The Guardian
04/03/16 08:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from fbi - Google News. The Guardian Forget Apple's fight with the FBI – our privacy catastrophe has only just begun The Guardian For privacy advocates, the Apple- FBI standoff over encryption is deja vu all ov...
» Apple vs. FBI: The tip of the iceberg as laws can't keep up with tech - Washington Post
04/03/16 08:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from fbi - Google News. Washington Post Apple vs. FBI : The tip of the iceberg as laws can't keep up with tech Washington Post The battle between the FBI and Apple over the unlocking of a terrorist's iPhone wil...
» President Trump's Illegal Military Orders - TIME
04/03/16 08:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Cyber Warfare - Google News. TIME President Trump's Illegal Military Orders TIME Some of Trump's chest beating about how he would handle ISIS and other terrorists has generated ripples of concern in milita...
» The Early Edition: March 3, 2016
04/03/16 08:42 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...
» Finland, Sweden Consider Treaty-based Defense Union
04/03/16 08:41 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Defense News - Home. Bilateral military collaboration between Finland and Sweden could potentially lead to the establishment of a treaty-based defense union between the two nonaligned Nordic states.  ...
» Morocco joins NATO Interoperability Platform
04/03/16 08:41 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Defense News - Home. NATO has stepped up military cooperation and special forces training with Egypt, Tunisia and Mauritania.             
» Sinosphere: Q. and A.: How China’s National People’s Congress Works
04/03/16 07:39 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. Outside the Great Hall of the People on Friday in Beijing, where delegates from the National People’s Congress and an advisory body have been gathering this week.
» German imprisoned for working for IS secret police in Syria
04/03/16 07:38 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. A 25-year-old German has been sentenced to four and a half years in prison for joining the Islamic State group and working for its secret police.
» Brazil's ex-president Lula detained in anti-graft bust - Reuters
04/03/16 07:38 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. Reuters Brazil's ex-president Lula detained in anti-graft bust Reuters SAO PAULO Brazil's federal police detained former president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva for questioning on Friday i...
» France, Britain, Germany urge Syrian opposition to attend peace talks
04/03/16 07:36 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. PARIS (Reuters) - The foreign ministers of France, Britain and Germany called on the main Syrian opposition to attend inter Syrian peace talks due to begin next week, but warned that t...
» Brazil police raid Lula's home
04/03/16 07:36 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - World. Brazilian police raid home of ex-President Inacio Lula da Silva as part of inquiry into corruption at state oil company Petrobras.
» VIDEO: Inside Ramadi 'a city without hope'
04/03/16 07:36 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - World. Iraq is calling for an international donor conference to raise funds for rebuilding areas previously held by the Islamic State group.
» Car bomb attack kills two police, wounds 35 in southeast Turkey: security sources
04/03/16 07:35 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. DIYARBAKIR, Turkey (Reuters) - A car bomb and rocket attack by Kurdish militants killed two police officers and wounded 35 people in the southeastern Turkish province of Mardin on Frid...
» French Airbus plane narrowly avoids collision with drone
04/03/16 07:35 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. PARIS (Reuters) - An Air France Airbus A320 jet narrowly avoided colliding with a drone while descending for an approach to Paris Charles de Gaulle airport last month, the French aviat...
» Turkish justice ministry calls for lifting immunity of pro-Kurdish MPs
04/03/16 07:34 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkey's justice ministry has sent to the prime minister's office a request for parliament to lift the immunity from prosecution of the pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democrat...
» Jets strike outskirts of Syria's Douma for first time since truce: monitor
04/03/16 07:33 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. BEIRUT (Reuters) - War planes struck twice on Friday on the outskirts of Syria's Douma, northeast of Damascus, the first raids there since a cessation of hostilities agreement went int...
» EU executive eyes fixing open border Schengen zone by year-end
04/03/16 07:33 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Commission outlined a plan on Friday to restore the fraying 26-nation Schengen open border area by year-end, warning it would cost the European econom...
» Venezuela’s Opposition Is Calling for Foreign Intervention in the Country’s Political Crisis
04/03/16 07:30 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World – TIME. Venezuela’s opposition coalition decided Thursday to call on the Organization of American States to help resolve its power struggle with the government of President Nicolás Nicolas Maduro. Th...
» Leaders Of Britain, France, Germany, And Russia Discuss Syria Truce
04/03/16 07:29 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. The leaders of Russia, France, and Germany say the have agreed that they need to use the opportunity created by a truce in Syria to work on a more substantial peace process.
» Tusk Meeting Turkish President On Migrant Crisis Ahead Of EU Summit
04/03/16 07:28 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. European Council President Donald Tusk is meeting Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on March 4 for talks about how to deal with the migrant crisis.
» U.N. Says Deal Is Near With Syria on Aid
04/03/16 07:28 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. United Nations officials said they were on the verge of an agreement with the Syrian regime to get relief flowing and to lift a ban on medical aid to opposition-held areas.
» Ukraine Talks Fail to Ease Standoff
04/03/16 07:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. Meeting between foreign ministers of France, Russia, Germany and Ukraine aimed at reviving peace process for eastern Ukraine ends in acrimony.
» When Britain votes on the E.U., Western security could be on the line
04/03/16 07:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. Experts warned that “Brexit” could be a boon to adversaries such as Russia, while weakening the West.
» Trudeau say Americans should pay more attention to the world
04/03/16 07:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canadians would appreciate it if Americans paid more attention to what’s going on around the globe.
» US Ambassador meets with Russian deputy foreign minister
04/03/16 07:26 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. Russia’s Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov has met with the U.S. Ambassador to Russia John Tefft to discuss the nearly week-old cease-fire in Syria.
» UNHCR issues six-point plan to resolve Europe refugee crisis
04/03/16 07:25 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. GENEVA (Reuters) - The United Nations refugee agency proposed a six-point plan to European Union heads of state on Friday to resolve the migrant crisis, warning that the situation was ...
» Merkel says Putin confirmed commitment to Syria ceasefire
04/03/16 07:24 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. PARIS (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Friday that President Vladimir Putin confirmed Russia's commitment to a ceasefire that took hold in Syria last weekend during ...
» President Trump’s Illegal Military Orders
04/03/16 07:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World – TIME. The theoretical question of whether the U.S. military would obey illegal orders from a potential President Trump got a lot less theoretical with his recent string of wins. Some of Trump&rsquo...
» Cinema Gunman Transferred After Inmate Attack
04/03/16 07:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World News - Breaking international news and headlines | Sky News. A car thief pushed his way through an open door and hit James Holmes repeatedly around the head during an October attack.
» Nisman case: Spy chief returns to Argentina to make bombshell allegations
04/03/16 07:19 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World news. Jaime Stiuso, who for almost 40 years was central to Argentina's secret services, has returned from self-imposed exile to testify before a judge in the Nisman case, and shock a television chat ...
» Who Was Legendary Singer Nina Simone - and Why Is Zoë Saldana's Movie About Her So Controversial? - People Magazine
04/03/16 07:16 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. People Magazine Who Was Legendary Singer Nina Simone - and Why Is Zoë Saldana's Movie About Her So Controversial? People Magazine Who Was Legendary Singer Nina Simone –...
» Brazil’s President Rousseff, Facing Impeachment Effort, Is Deluged by More Bad News
04/03/16 07:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. With Brazil’s economy tumbling and her campaign strategist jailed, President Dilma Rousseff now confronts a report that a senator from her party will accuse her in a plea deal.
» The Daily Vertical: Putin's Bait And Switch (Transcript)
04/03/16 07:12 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Russia's escalation of hostilities in Ukraine this week, just as a cease-fire in Syria was kicking in, was as cynical as it was predictable.
» U.S. Arrests 23-Year-Old Ukrainian Who Posed As High School Teen
04/03/16 07:12 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. A 23-year-old Ukrainian is being held in custody in the United States after pretending for four years that he was a high school teenager.
» Kerry trip to Cuba for rights dialogue canceled: U.S. officials
04/03/16 07:06 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Tentative plans for U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry to visit Cuba before mid-March for a human rights dialogue have been canceled, two U.S. officials said on ...
» French commandos kill senior al-Qaeda leader in Mali
04/03/16 06:55 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from intelNews.org. French troops have reportedly killed a Spanish citizen who was a senior commander of al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM), one of the most prolific al-Qaeda-linked groups in Africa.
» Saudis ready to give Syrian rebels missiles against Russian warplanes and tanks
04/03/16 06:54 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from DEBKAFile. March 4, 2016, 8:53 AM (IDT) Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, the king’s son, is choreographing escalated Saudi intervention in the Syrian war. He plans to arm Syrian rebels militi...
» Study: Some Birds as Smart as Apes
03/03/16 17:30 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Bird-brain is not the insult it once was, according to new research into the cognitive skills of birds. A pair of European scientists reports that crows and parrots can think logically, r...
» Spain's Princess Cristina denies role in tax fraud at 'trusted' husband's company
03/03/16 17:29 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World news. The criminal trial is the first Spain has seen with members of the royal family among the accused
» Donald Trump: Mitt Romney is irrelevant and a choke artist
03/03/16 17:29 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World news. Trump responds to Mitt Romney's criticism, by saying Romney begged him for an endorsement during the presidential candidate race in 2012
» The FBI Wants to Interview Hillary Clinton and Her Aides - The Fiscal Times
03/03/16 17:28 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from james b. comey - Google News. The Fiscal Times The FBI Wants to Interview Hillary Clinton and Her Aides The Fiscal Times On Tuesday, FBI Director James B . Comey said he was “very close” to the investigati...
» Tech and civil rights groups rally behind Apple in court filings - Yahoo Tech
03/03/16 17:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from fbi aclu report - Google News. International Business Times Tech and civil rights groups rally behind Apple in court filings Yahoo Tech Tech industry groups, privacy advocates and computer security experts...
» We've entered an entirely new phase of the China debate - Business Insider
03/03/16 17:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Cyber Warfare - Google News. Business Insider We've entered an entirely new phase of the China debate Business Insider Now instead of talking about whether or not the country is going to have a hard landin...
» $1 Million Turing Award Winners Advocate for Encryption - NewsFactor Network
03/03/16 17:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from fbi aclu report - Google News. NewsFactor Network $1 Million Turing Award Winners Advocate for Encryption NewsFactor Network Can the FBI force a company like Apple to extract data from a customer's smartph...
» Kurds Receive No Official Invitation to Join Next Syria Peace Talks
03/03/16 17:26 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from GlobalSecurity.org. Syrian Kurds have received no official invitation to join the next round of Syrian peace talks, set to begin on March 9, despite a promise made by the countries organizing the negotiati...
» Princess Cristina of Spain takes the stand in her tax fraud trial
03/03/16 17:25 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The Independent - Europe. The sister of King Felipe refused to answer direct questions from the court in Palma, Majorca, and responded only to her lawyer's pre-prepared ones
» Russia’s Government Doesn’t See the Economic Downslide As a Threat
03/03/16 17:24 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Institute of Modern Russia. Russia’s Government Doesn’t See the Economic Downslide As a Threat 03 March 2016 Sergey Aleksashenko In his latest comment on key developments impacting the Russian economy, Ser...
» Report: Russia's military intelligence chief killed in secret operation in Lebanon - Middle East
03/03/16 16:46 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . The Head of Russia's military intelligence service, Colonel-General Igor Sergun, was killed in January during a secret mission in the Lebanon's capital, Beirut, the Lebanese daily newspaper al-Akhbar reported...
» Norway says made first withdrawal from oil fund in January
03/03/16 16:32 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. OSLO (Reuters) - The Norwegian government made its first withdrawal of funds from the country's $826 billion sovereign wealth fund in January, 20 years after the first cash infusion in...
» E.U. Leader Sends Economic Migrants a Blunt Warning: Don’t Come
03/03/16 16:32 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. The remarks by Donald Tusk effectively signaled Europe’s determined turn away from Chancellor Angela Merkel of Germany’s approach to absorbing migrants.
» Green Beret Who Hit Child Rapist Should Be Reinstated, Lawmakers Say
03/03/16 16:32 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. Sgt. First Class Charles Martland faces discharge from the military after he helped to beat up an Afghan militia commander in 2011 for raping a boy.
» Venezuelan Opposition Hones In on Strategy to End Maduro's Rule
03/03/16 16:17 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Venezuela's opposition huddled on Thursday to choose a mechanism to try and oust socialist President Nicolas Maduro, with a recall referendum, constitutional change or street campaign to ...
» US returns stolen archival material to Russia
03/03/16 16:16 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. Captivated by art and history as a youth, Vladimir Feinberg began stealing items from the Hermitage Museum three decades ago and later from the Russian national archives. On Thursday, some of them f...
» World Briefing: Spain Seizes 20,000 Military Uniforms Bound for ISIS
03/03/16 16:16 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > Europe. The uniforms were part of a shipment declared as “secondhand clothing” and were hidden inside three shipping containers intercepted in the ports of Valencia and Algeciras.
» US tech companies unite behind Apple ahead of iPhone encryption ruling - Channel News Asia
03/03/16 15:55 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from james b. comey - Google News. Channel News Asia US tech companies unite behind Apple ahead of iPhone encryption ruling Channel News Asia Alphabet Inc's Google, Facebook Inc , Microsoft Corp and about a doz...
» Egypt extradites 'Air Cocaine' suspect
03/03/16 15:55 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - World. Egypt says it has extradited a Frenchman to the Dominican Republic for allegedly aiding the escape of two pilots sentenced in a drug case.
» Britain Announces $24 Million for Calais Migrant Issues
03/03/16 15:54 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. British Prime Minister David Cameron Thursday announced fresh funding to help resettle migrants in the French port city of Calais, as French and British leaders held talks about Europe's ...
» Putin Drops Election Commission Head, Names Ombudsman To Body
03/03/16 15:54 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. President Vladimir Putin has dropped the chief of the body overseeing Russia’s elections ahead of parliamentary polls in September.
» Chechens Fighting in Syria Increasingly Joining Forces With Islamic State
03/03/16 15:51 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Eurasia Daily Monitor - The Jamestown Foundation. Chechen militants in Syria have been going through organizational changes since last summer. The position of the Chechen militants in the Middle East was e...
» Google Teams with UNICEF to Map Spread of Zika Virus
03/03/16 13:21 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Tech giant Google said Thursday that it is working with the United Nations Children's Emergency Fund (UNICEF) to help "map and anticipate" the spread of the Zika virus, which is linked to...
» Amnesty: Russian, Syrian Airstrikes Target Hospitals Deliberately
03/03/16 13:21 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Amnesty International accused Russian and Syrian forces Thursday of deliberately targeting Syrian hospitals and medical facilities with airstrikes to ease the path for pro-regime ground f...
» Syria Suffers Nationwide Power Blackout
03/03/16 13:19 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. For the first time since the eruption of civil war in 2011, a nationwide electricity blackout hit Syria in the early hours Thursday. The country’s official news agency, SANA, reported tha...
» New Polish law gives justice minister power over prosecutors
03/03/16 13:18 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. Poland’s opposition said Thursday that a new law that gives the justice minister power over prosecutors spells the end of independent investigations and ushers in an era of politically-driven inquir...
» Lawyer for Oscar Pistorius says South Africa’s highest court has dismissed his appeal of murder conviction; he will be sentenced for murder
03/03/16 13:18 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. Lawyer for Oscar Pistorius says South Africa’s highest court has dismissed his appeal of murder conviction; he will be sentenced for murder.
» US: Pscyhoactive Drugs Pose Worldwide Threat
03/03/16 13:17 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Illegal heroin and psychoactive substances pose emerging worldwide threats, an annual State Department report to Congress said. The International Narcotics Control Strategy report, releas...
» Syrian Opposition Says Truce on Verge of Collapse
03/03/16 13:17 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. The Syrian opposition’s top negotiator said the country’s fragile truce was on the verge of collapse, the group’s most pessimistic assessment yet of the six-day-old cease-fire effort.
» Middle East Drought That May Contribute to Syrian War is Worst in 900 Years, Study Says
03/03/16 13:16 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World – TIME. Social scientists have warned in recent years that drought along the Mediterranean Sea in the Middle East may contribute to instability and conflict in the region. Now, new research shows the...
» Schulz: Russia Filling Vacuums Created By EU Paralysis
03/03/16 13:16 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. European Parliament President Martin Schulz says the EU's focus on the multiple crises that have hit the bloc has allowed Russia to play geopolitical games at its expense.
» Mexico government says it won’t pay for Trump wall
03/03/16 13:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. The Mexican government has made his first direct response to Donald Trump’s pledge to build a wall along the two countries’ border — and make Mexico pay for it.
» World's top oil producers to meet in Russia to discuss output freeze - RT
03/03/16 11:18 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. RT World's top oil producers to meet in Russia to discuss output freeze RT This prompted talks between the world's two biggest oil producers – Russia and Saudi Arabia - who have agree...
» Gazprom, Bank of China Sign $2.2 Billion, 5-year Loan
03/03/16 11:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. The Bank of China will give Gazprom a $2.2 billion, five-year loan, the Russian state-run energy company's largest loan agreement from a single credit institution. In a Thursday press rel...
» Trolls With Fake Online Profiles Could Be Prosecuted in Britain
03/03/16 11:13 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World – TIME. (LONDON) — Britain’s prosecution service says people could be charged if they create fake online profiles in order to harass or humiliate others. The Crown Prosecution Service say...
» Former CIA Director: Obama Threw Us under the Bus - American Thinker
03/03/16 11:12 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from cia - Google News. Former CIA Director: Obama Threw Us under the Bus American Thinker The current CIA director, Brennan, appeared to have a revisionist memory when he recently said on 60 Minutes that he ha...
» The surprising House Judiciary Committee hearing on the Apple encryption case - American Enterprise Institute
03/03/16 11:11 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from house judiciary committee - Google News. American Enterprise Institute The surprising House Judiciary Committee hearing on the Apple encryption case American Enterprise Institute The abominable 5-minute ru...
» Rape victims who flirt are 'partially to blame', four in ten French people believe
03/03/16 11:11 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The Independent - Europe. Survey finds that 40 per cent believe that a woman who acts provocatively in a public place can be held partially responsible if she is raped
» Child Murder Sparks Calls for Stricter Russian Immigration Rules
03/03/16 11:10 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The Moscow Times Top Stories. Russia's Communist Party has called for a curtailment of "illegal migration" to the country and illustrated its appeal by a drawing of a woman wearing a Muslim head covering a...
» Venezuela opposition picks strategy to oust President
03/03/16 10:38 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. Venezuela’s opposition coalition has decided on a triple-barreled strategy to oust President Nicolas Maduro before the end of his term.
» "Мы хотим добиться справедливости". Трагедия на шахте "Северная"
03/03/16 10:38 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from SvobodaRadio's YouTube Videos. From: SvobodaRadio Duration: 05:48 Наталья Гуренко и Анна Донова, супруги горняков, пострадавших при взрывах на шахте "Северная" 25 и 28 февраля, с первых дней трагедии о...
» Somali Journalist Gets Death Sentence for Fellow Reporter Killings
03/03/16 10:29 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. A military court in Somalia's capital, Mogadishu, has sentenced to death a former journalist who helped al-Shabab kill five fellow reporters in Mogadishu.   According to the court verdict...
» Video Suggests Syria Motive In Moscow Child Murder, Beheading
03/03/16 10:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. An Uzbek woman accused of murdering and decapitating a 4-year-old girl in Moscow has said that she had acted to avenge Muslims killed in Russia’s bombing campaign in Syria.
» US conducts submarine drill in Arctic
03/03/16 10:23 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes News. The U.S. Navy’s submarine force is setting up a temporary command center on a sheet of Arctic ice, where U.S. underwater capabilities will be put to the test in the increasingly str...
» World considers a Trump presidency, and many shudder
03/03/16 10:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from In Homeland Security. Trump: Worldwide politicians, writers and ordinary people express fear at the growing possibility that a brash New York billionaire might become the U.S. President.
» Syria's power grid collapses; cellular and internet services disrupted
03/03/16 10:21 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from DEBKAFile. March 3, 2016, 2:39 PM (IDT) The Syrian media reported that the country's power grid collapsed at about 2 p.m. on Thursday afternoon, cutting off the supply of electricity to the entire country....
» Protesting Refugees Block Train At Greece-Macedonia Border
03/03/16 10:19 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. More than 10,000 refugees and migrants remained stuck on the Greek side of the border with Macedonia, in increasingly dire conditions. Hundreds took part in a demonstrati...
» Obama Prolongs Sanctions on Russia Over Ukraine Crisis - ABC News
03/03/16 10:19 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. KIRO Seattle Obama Prolongs Sanctions on Russia Over Ukraine Crisis ABC News President Obama has extended for another year U.S. sanctions imposed on Russia over its military intervent...
» Europe’s harsh new message for migrants: ‘Do not come’
03/03/16 10:18 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Europe. The warning comes amid tightening border controls and unrest.
» ОИС «Адмирал Владимирский», завершив основной этап экспедиции в Антарктиду, прибыло в Кейптаун
03/03/16 10:18 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from RSS. Стоянка в порту Кейптаун продлится до 8 марта. Пополнив запасы, судно продолжит движение по утвержденному маршруту и в апреле возвратится в Кронштадт.
» The Daily Vertical: RIP Minsk
03/03/16 10:16 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The Interpreter. The Daily Vertical is a video primer for Russia-watchers that appears Monday through Friday. Viewers can suggest topics via Twitter @PowerVertical  or on the  Power Vertical Facebook  page...
» Zika is expected to infect 1 in 5 Puerto Ricans, raising threat to rest of U.S.
03/03/16 09:25 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . 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 they’re published. You’ll receive free...
» Russian protests blamed for draining police resources
03/03/16 08:46 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security. Russia's repressive anti-protest laws have created a quagmire for law enforcement, according to a top official. First Deputy Interior Minister Alexander Gorovoy t...
» Officials: US holding an IS leader in Iraq
03/03/16 08:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security. WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. officials say the military is holding an Islamic State leader who was captured in a raid by American special operations forces. The militan...
» James Comey, FBI director, says he's 'very close personally' to overseeing Clinton email probe
03/03/16 08:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security. FBI Director James Comey told a House panel Tuesday that he is personally reviewing the probe of Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton's use of a p...
» FBI director says bureau asked NSA for help cracking San Bernardino shooter's iPhone
03/03/16 08:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security. As the FBI remains committed to cracking the Apple iPhone at the center of a high-stakes national security case, Director James Comey told Congress on Tuesday tha...
» U.S. Anticipates More Than 4 Million Cases of Zika Virus
03/03/16 08:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. The United States is expecting more than 4 million cases of the Zika virus to occur in just the Western hemisphere, with over 100 cases having been reported in America as of Februar...
» New U.S. General Takes Command of Coalition Forces in Afghanistan
03/03/16 08:41 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > United States Defense and Military Forces. Gen. John W. Nicholson Jr. will lead a combined United States and NATO force of 13,000 troops, replacing Gen. John F. Campbell, who is retiring after a 3...
» A Swedish Girl, ISIS and a Cautionary Tale of Global Terrorism
03/03/16 08:40 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS). The story of Marilyn Nevalainen stands out as a rare case in which a young European went unwittingly into the heart of jihadist territory and was freed.
» The Early Edition: March 2, 2016
03/03/16 08:40 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 Ceasefire viola...
» FBI vs. Apple: Holy War or Just Another Whinge? - Huffington Post
03/03/16 08:39 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from james b. comey - Google News. Huffington Post FBI vs. Apple: Holy War or Just Another Whinge? Huffington Post In 2014, current FBI director James Comey was on Capitol Hill complaining about encrypted cellp...
» Washington, Kabul Losing War on Drugs in Afghanistan - US State ...
03/03/16 08:39 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from international drug trafficking organizations - Google Blog Search. WASHINGTON (Sputnik) — The United States and the Afghan government are losing the war on drugs in Afghanistan, the 2016 International Narc...
» Apple Lawyer Pushes Back Against FBI Testimony to Judiciary Committee - E-Commerce Times
03/03/16 08:38 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from house judiciary committee - Google News. E-Commerce Times Apple Lawyer Pushes Back Against FBI Testimony to Judiciary Committee E-Commerce Times Apple General Counsel Bruce Sewell on Tuesday testified befo...
» Attorney general wades into Apple vs FBI, raising fundamental questions - Christian Science Monitor
03/03/16 08:36 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from fbi - Google News. Christian Science Monitor Attorney general wades into Apple vs FBI , raising fundamental questions Christian Science Monitor As the US attorney general Loretta Lynch shared her thoughts ...
» FBI vs Apple: FBI director admits major mistake - TechnoBuffalo
03/03/16 08:36 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from fbi - Google News. TechnoBuffalo FBI vs Apple: FBI director admits major mistake TechnoBuffalo Apple's public battle with the FBI came to a head on Tuesday with a congressional hearing. A lot of ground was...
» Read a CIA manual on assassination - Boing Boing
03/03/16 08:33 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from cia - Google News. Boing Boing Read a CIA manual on assassination Boing Boing If you're searching for some uplifting bedtime reading, you might enjoy this e-book of a 1953 CIA report titled "A Study of Ass...
» Assassination: A CIA “How To” Guide, Pt. 1 | Mysterious Universe
03/03/16 08:32 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from cia - Google Blog Search. But, there's no denying that one of the most eye-opening of all is a 1953 document found in the archives of the CIA . Its title “A Study of Assassination.” As you might have quick...
» Google Executive Schmidt To Head New DoD Advisory Board
03/03/16 08:31 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Defense News - Home. Eric Schmidt, executive chairman of Google parent company Alphabet, will head up a new Pentagon advisory board.             
» Pentagon Official Decries Russian Flights Over US
03/03/16 08:30 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Defense News - Home. WASHINGTON — The US defense intelligence chief warned Wednesday that he has “great concern” about Russia’s intentions to fly sophisticated surveillance planes over the United States, s...
» Top US military officer Dunford, in Israel, meets counterpart Eisenkot
03/03/16 08:29 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from DEBKAFile. March 3, 2016, 1:14 PM (IDT) Gen. Joseph Dunford, chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff, arrived in Israel on Tuesday for a visit at the invitation of the Israeli chief of staff, Lieut. Gen. ...
» Russia Pushing Continuation of Truce in Syria with Local Deals - Foreign Policy (blog)
03/03/16 08:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Foreign Policy (blog) Russia Pushing Continuation of Truce in Syria with Local Deals Foreign Policy (blog) The Syrian opposition has accused Russia and the regime of not abiding by th...
» Spain: Princess’ husband quizzed for 3rd day in fraud case
03/03/16 08:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. The husband of Spain’s Princess Cristina is testifying for a third day in the tax-and-embezzlement trial in which he, the princess and 15 others are accused.
» The Latest: Syria TV: Nationwide power blackout - Washington Post
03/03/16 08:05 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. euronews The Latest: Syria TV: Nationwide power blackout Washington Post BEIRUT — The Latest on Syria's conflict as a partial cease-fire enters its sixth day (all times local): 2...
» Online video suggests Syria motive in Moscow child murder - Fox News
03/03/16 08:05 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. Online video suggests Syria motive in Moscow child murder Fox News MOSCOW – A nanny accused of decapitating a 4-year old girl and brandishing her head outside a Moscow subway station s...
» Russia's Putin plans to hold international phone talks on Syria: Interfax
03/03/16 08:04 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin will hold phone talks with European leaders on Syria on Friday, Interfax quoted the Kremlin as saying on Thursday.
» New Migrant Crisis Flares in Greece
03/03/16 07:52 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. Thirty thousand refugees and migrants are stranded in Greece, as the EU tries a last-ditch gambit to halt the relentless inflow of people from the Middle East, South Asia and Africa.
» Mexico seals records in lop-sided shootout that killed 42
03/03/16 07:52 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. Mexico’s transparency watchdog agency has taken the government’s side in denying an appeal to release autopsy reports on 42 suspects killed by federal police in 2015.
» Canadians who visit Zika spots told to hold off pregnancy
03/03/16 07:51 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. Canada is advising women who want to get pregnant to wait at least two months after visiting countries where the Zika virus is circulating — or could be circulating — before trying to conceive.
» Nanny accused of beheading Moscow child cites revenge for Syria airstrikes
03/03/16 07:50 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. In a video from an unidentified source, she said "Putin spilled blood."
» David Sling Rocket Defense System Arrives in Israel – The Yeshiva ...
03/03/16 07:49 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from world news - Google Blog Search. David's Sling is considered an advanced system, among the most advanced in the world , developed by Rafael Advanced Defense Systems and US-based Raytheon Co. The radar was ...
» Syria Hit By Nationwide Blackout: Reports
03/03/16 07:48 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World News - Breaking international news and headlines | Sky News. A man walks on the rubble of damaged buildings in the rebel-controlled area of Jobar, a suburb of Damascus
» VOA Interview With Deputy Secretary of Defense Michael Carpenter
03/03/16 07:48 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from VOAvideo's YouTube Videos. From: VOAvideo Duration: 18:55 More than 400 Ukrainian troops have died in fighting since the Minsk II cease-fire agreement was adopted a year ago, with Russia playing a majo...
» Mitt Romney: Donald Trump "a phony, a fraud" - CBS News
03/03/16 07:47 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. CBS News Mitt Romney: Donald Trump "a phony, a fraud" CBS News WASHINGTON -- Former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney is charging into the increasingly divisi...
» Russian man on trial in 'no God' row
03/03/16 07:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - World. A man on trial in southern Russia faces a possible one-year prison sentence for having written "there is no God" on the internet.
» Bear, lion and tiger are best of friends after sharing traumatic past – video
03/03/16 07:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World news + Video | The Guardian. Baloo the American black bear, Leo the African lion, and Shere Khan the Bengal tiger eat, sleep and play together at Noah’s Ark animal sanctuary in Georgia, USA. The trio...
» Donald Trump's foreign policy is savaged by conservative experts
03/03/16 07:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World news. Open letter - signed by former World Bank president and ex-head of USAID - says Republican frontrunner would make America less safe in the world
» Man shoots himself dead while posing for a selfie
03/03/16 07:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World news. The victim died after shooting himself in the head while taking a selfie with a loaded gun
» Nanny beheaded four-year-old 'in revenge for Russian bombing of Syria'
03/03/16 07:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World news. Video confession posted online as father of suspect says she was never interested in religion and has a history of mental illness
» In Scandal at Puerto Rico Utility, Ex-Fuel Buyer Insists He Took No Bribes
03/03/16 07:40 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. William R. Clark during his testimony at the Puerto Rico Senate’s special commission investigating procedures related to oil purchases at the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority.
» Nanny who beheaded Russian child says it was revenge for Putin's Syria strikes
03/03/16 07:39 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. MOSCOW (Reuters) - A woman suspected of beheading a child in her care before brandishing the severed head outside a Moscow metro station has said she acted to avenge Muslims killed in ...
» Gun and grenade attack on police station in Istanbul suburb: CNN Turk
03/03/16 07:38 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Militants staged a gun and grenade attack on a police station in an Istanbul suburb on Thursday, but there were no casualties, CNN Turk reported.
» Kremlin regrets U.S. decision to extend sanctions on Russia
03/03/16 07:38 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia regrets that the United States decided to extend sanctions on Russia over its role in the Ukraine crisis, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters on Th...
» Thirteen killed as Turkish forces clash with Kurdish militants
03/03/16 07:38 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. DIYARBAKIR, Turkey (Reuters) - Three Turkish soldiers and 10 Kurdish militants have been killed in two clashes in southeast Turkey, the army said on Thursday, the latest casualties in ...
» Whole of Syria without electricity: state news agency
03/03/16 07:37 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. BEIRUT (Reuters) - Syria's electricity network across the whole of the country was down for unknown reasons, Syrian state media said on Thursday.
» Clinton now faces struggle to win back younger voters
03/03/16 07:36 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AP Top News at 7:01 a.m. EST. FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) -- Standing in a line of thousands outside an arena at Colorado State University, Aleksandr Cronk contemplated the grim possibility that the man he wa...
» Police chief: Texas officer killed in park was ambushed
03/03/16 07:35 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AP Top News at 7:01 a.m. EST. EULESS, Texas (AP) -- A man who had just been released from jail burglarized a North Texas house, stole a cache of guns and fired into the air before hiding in a drainage ditc...
» How Putin's Bank Became Russia's $20 Billion Problem
03/03/16 07:24 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The Moscow Times Top Stories. With President Vladimir Putin driving its strategy, Vneshekonombank financed the Sochi Olympics and extended Russian financial influence in Ukraine. Now, it needs a bailout th...
» Syrian Forces With Russian Backing Strike at Rebels, Despite Truce - Wall Street Journal
03/03/16 07:21 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Wall Street Journal Syrian Forces With Russian Backing Strike at Rebels, Despite Truce Wall Street Journal BEIRUT—Syrian government forces backed by Russian airstrikes pushed to make ...
» NATO Command Changes in Afghanistan
03/03/16 07:21 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. U.S. Army General John "Mick" Nicholson has taken charge of American and NATO troops in Afghanistan as security conditions deteriorate across the war-ravaged nation in the wake of a vicio...
» US Sees Positive Movement Toward Resumption of Syrian Peace Talks
03/03/16 07:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. A senior U.S. official said the agreements on the cessation of hostilities in Syria and the delivery of humanitarian aid are broadly holding, making him optimistic that the planned resump...
» Biden to Meet Next Week With Middle East Leaders
03/03/16 07:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Vice President Joe Biden plans meetings with key leaders in the Middle East when he visits the region next week. The White House says Biden and his wife, Jill, will depart Washington on S...
» Next Two Weeks Pivotal in US Presidential Nominating Contest
03/03/16 07:19 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. The U.S. presidential candidates on Wednesday moved past the excitement of Super Tuesday voting and focused on the next two weeks, when more than a dozen states and several territories ho...
» Director's Forum: A Conversation with H.E. Moshe Ya’alon, Minister of Defense of the State of Israel
03/03/16 07:19 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Latest From the Wilson Center. Israel sits in a turbulent and chaotic region. Never has the Middle East been as unstable and challenging: a rising Iran; meltdown in Syria; an impasse in the Palestinian iss...
» Iran To Get First Foreign-Branded Luxury Hotel On Caspian Sea
03/03/16 07:19 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. A Spanish hotel operator says it plans to open what is described as Iran's first foreign-branded seaside hotel as early as next year.
» Pentagon Official Decries Russian Flights Over US - DefenseNews.com
03/03/16 07:16 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. DefenseNews.com Pentagon Official Decries Russian Flights Over US DefenseNews.com WASHINGTON — A senior US intelligence official warned Wednesday that he has “great concern” about Rus...
» Novaya Gazeta’s Investigation: How Boris Nemtsov Was Murdered
03/03/16 07:16 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Institute of Modern Russia. Novaya Gazeta’s Investigation: How Boris Nemtsov Was Murdered 02 March 2016 At the end of February, Novaya Gazeta published its investigation of the murder of Boris Nemtsov, one...
» Ex-U.S. Congressman Quits Azerbaijani Lobby Group, Citing Nonpayment
03/03/16 07:16 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. A former U.S. congressman has resigned as chairman of a central player in the multimillion-dollar Azerbaijani lobbying effort to court American support for the ex-Soviet ...
» A Crackdown on Dissent in Turkey, Where Insulting the President Is a Crime
03/03/16 07:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > Europe. The justice minister revealed that 1,845 cases of insult crimes had been opened since August 2014, a reflection of Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s authoritarian leadership style.
» Minsk Deal Legitimizes Ugly Facts on the Ground, Critics Say
03/03/16 07:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Western and Russian diplomats are meeting this week to discuss ways to defuse the conflicts in eastern Ukraine, where fighting continues between Russia-backed separatists and government f...
» Основатель одного из крупнейших производителей газа в США погиб в ДТП - РБК
03/03/16 07:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from В мире – Новости Google. РБК Основатель одного из крупнейших производителей газа в США погиб в ДТП РБК Основатель второго по величине независимого производителя природного газа в США погиб в ДТП. Трагедия ...
» Russia Thinks It Has Solved the Oil-Price Crisis - Fortune
03/03/16 07:12 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Fortune Russia Thinks It Has Solved the Oil-Price Crisis Fortune The world's major oil exporting economies have been putting together an agreement to freeze oil production levels, and...