Wednesday, April 13, 2016

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» Panama Papers Likely to Spark New Prosecutions 13/04/16 16:41 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks

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» Panama Papers Likely to Spark New Prosecutions
13/04/16 16:41 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. The Panama Papers are likely to spark new prosecutions of people accused of providing funds to terror groups and boost political pressure to tighten financial rules in the United States. ...
» Panama Police Raid Mossack Fonseca Offices
13/04/16 16:40 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Federal agents in Panama have raided the offices of the Mossack Fonseca law firm, which is linked to a number of offshore accounts associated with world leaders. Panama's attorney general...
» Syrians begin voting for new parliament in government areas - Washington Post
13/04/16 16:40 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. Washington Post Syrians begin voting for new parliament in government areas Washington Post DAMASCUS, Syria — Polling stations have opened in government-held parts of Syria for the ele...
» 'So what if Putin is corrupt?': Russia remains unmoved by offshore revelations - The Guardian
13/04/16 16:38 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. The Guardian 'So what if Putin is corrupt?': Russia remains unmoved by offshore revelations The Guardian Vladimir Putin meets businessmen in Moscow. According to a recent poll, nearly ...
» World Health Authorities to Focus on Mental Health
13/04/16 16:38 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Mental health and the costs and benefits of treatment are taking center stage at a Washington, D.C. meeting co-hosted by the World Bank and World Health Organization starting Wednesday.  ...
» Lebanon shocked over sex trafficking of young Syrian women
13/04/16 16:38 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AP Top News at 3:38 p.m. EDT. BEIRUT (AP) -- Back in Syria, the young women were told they would get well-paid jobs at restaurants and hotels in Lebanon. But when they arrived, their belongings and mobile ...
» Syrians in Government-controlled Areas Vote for Parliament
13/04/16 16:23 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Syrians in government-controlled parts of the country are voting in parliamentary elections Wednesday as peace talks reconvene in Geneva. Western leaders and Syrian opposition groups have...
» The Future of Bernie Sanders's Grassroots Army - The Atlantic
13/04/16 16:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. The Atlantic The Future of Bernie Sanders's Grassroots Army The Atlantic Bernie Sanders's fight for the White House is far from over. The Vermont senator has notched a series of ...
» New Clashes Between Migrants, Macedonian Police
13/04/16 16:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Macedonian police have fired tear gas and stun grenades at a crowd of migrants trying to climb a fence on its border with Greece. Reports said about 30 people were in the group trying to ...
» Will LSD ever be accepted as mainstream treatment?
13/04/16 16:21 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - World. Would people ever accept LSD as medicine?
» China Exports Rebound, Lifting Markets
13/04/16 16:19 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Chinese exporters saw surprisingly good performance in March as the improved flow of goods out of the country gave a boost to local authorities and a lift to world stock markets. Exports ...
» Chinese Court Rules Against Gay Marriage
13/04/16 16:18 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. A Chinese court has ruled against a gay couple seeking to get married – the first case of its kind in China. Sun Wenlin, 27, sued a civil affairs bureau for refusing to grant him and his ...
» Inside a Panamanian prison: Portrait of a flawed legal system
13/04/16 16:17 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. PANAMA CITY (Reuters) - As Panama reels from outrage at legal loopholes that help the world's wealthy hide their cash, inmates at the capital's La Joya prison are paying a heavy price ...
» Russian Warplanes Buzz U.S. Navy Destroyer, Polish Helicopter
13/04/16 16:17 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. Russian military warplanes flew close to a U.S. Navy destroyer and Polish military helicopter multiple times over two days this week, according to U.S. officials.
» Bernie Sanders' Brooklyn: A Look at His Old Stomping Ground - ABC News
13/04/16 16:16 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. Bernie Sanders' Brooklyn: A Look at His Old Stomping Ground ABC News Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders has made his Brooklyn, New York, upbringing a regular feature of his stump speech...
» Lenin body preservation cost revealed
13/04/16 16:16 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - World. Russia sets aside millions of roubles to maintain the Bolshevik leader's body.
» How two Red Sea islands shed light on secret relations between Israel and Saudi Arabia
13/04/16 16:16 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. Shared concerns include Iran's influence and Egypt's stability.
» Verizon Workers Go on Strike Amid Contract Dispute
13/04/16 16:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Tens of thousands of Verizon landline and cable workers on the East Coast have walked off the job after working without a contract since August. The strike Wednesday morning involves abou...
» Report: US Paid Hackers to Crack into Terrorist's iPhone
13/04/16 16:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. A U.S. newspaper is reporting that federal investigators paid professional hackers to help them crack into the Apple iPhone used by one of the terrorists who killed 14 people last Decembe...
» Ex-Argentine president in court in central bank fraud probe
13/04/16 16:13 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. Former Argentine President Cristina Fernandez is going before a federal judge to answer questions in a state fraud probe.
» With migrant mission to Greece, pope cements Orthodox ties
13/04/16 16:12 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. When Pope Francis and Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew I, the spiritual leader of the world’s Orthodox Christians, visit migrants on the Greek island of Lesbos this weekend, they’ll be doing more th...
» Spain: Police arrest suspect tied to Jan. 2015 Paris attacks
13/04/16 16:12 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AP Top News at 3:38 p.m. EDT. MADRID (AP) -- Spanish police have arrested a Frenchman who they believe supplied weapons to Paris attacker Amedy Coulibaly for use in the January 2015 attacks in the French c...
» Paris Gunman’s Alleged Arms Supplier Arrested in Spain
13/04/16 16:12 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. A man suspected of selling a gun to the perpetrator of a deadly January 2015 attack on a Paris kosher market has been arrested, the Spanish Interior Ministry announced Wednesday. The mini...
» Massive Sunspot Rotates to Face Earth
13/04/16 16:10 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. A giant sunspot has turned toward Earth, prompting a 75 percent chance of a geomagnetic storm that could be felt on some parts of our planet. While solar activity has been relatively quie...
» Russia warplanes 'buzz' US Navy ship
13/04/16 16:09 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - World. Russian jets make a "simulated attack" on Russian warplanes 'aggressively' passed a US missile destroyer over two days over international waters off Russia in the Baltic sea, coming withi...
» US Senator: Russia Policy Needs to Be Tougher
13/04/16 16:06 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. In what could be a preview of the kind of foreign policy debates that will feature in the U.S. presidential race later this year, a senior Republican member of the Senate’s Foreign Relati...
» VIDEO: Bulgaria migrants capture condemned
13/04/16 16:06 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - World. There has been an outcry after footage emerged of vigilante groups in Bulgaria rounding up migrants, forcing them to the ground and tying them up.
» Saudi cabinet curbs powers of religious police
13/04/16 16:05 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. DUBAI (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia has barred its religious police from pursuing suspects or making arrests, curbing the powers of an institution whose aggressive enforcement of the Islami...
» VIDEO: Man who took son to live with IS
13/04/16 16:05 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - World. German author, politician and former judge, Jurgen Todenhofer, has written a book after spending 10 days living with extremists from so-called Islamic State.
» ‘The Beast’ Takes on IS in Iraqi City of Hit
13/04/16 16:03 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Pentagon officials are crediting the Iraqi crew of an Abrams M1A1 tank with playing a major role in helping push Islamic State fighters out of the city of Hit, where the tank and its crew...
» Russian Jets Fly Near US Destroyer in Baltic Sea
13/04/16 16:03 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Several Russian military aircraft flew a series of simulated attack passes near a U.S. destroyer in the Baltic Sea over the course of two days this week, a U.S. defense official said. The...
» April 13, 2016
13/04/16 16:03 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.
» Mexican President's Approval Rating Drops to Record Low
13/04/16 16:02 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. President Enrique Pena Nieto's approval rating has fallen to a record low, according to a poll published in one of Mexico's leading newspapers on Wednesday, pummeled for his failure to co...
» Spanish judge denies bail for former top banker Mario Conde
13/04/16 16:02 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. MADRID (Reuters) - A Spanish judge remanded former top banker Mario Conde in custody on Wednesday after he was arrested on suspicion of money laundering 13 million euros ($14.66 millio...
» US Scientists Rush to Stop Devastating Bat Killer
13/04/16 16:01 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. The U.S. government estimates that bat populations in the northeastern U.S. have dropped by as much as 80 percent since White Nose Syndrome, or WNS, was brought here 10 years ago. If not ...
» European Parliament: Poland's Policies Threaten Democracy
13/04/16 16:01 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. The European Parliament on Wednesday condemned Polish government policies, saying they paralyze a top court and threaten Poland's democracy and the rule of law. The vote was part of Europ...
» Puerto Rico police seize $13M worth of cocaine, arrest 4 men
13/04/16 16:00 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. Authorities in Puerto Rico say they have seized $13 million worth of cocaine and arrested four men after a chase off the island’s southeast coast.
» Russian jets make 'simulated attack' passes near U.S. destroyer: U.S.
13/04/16 15:57 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ReutersVideo's YouTube Videos. From: ReutersVideo Duration: 01:19 The White House says it is concerned about reports, backed up by video, that Russian planes flew dangerously close to a U.S. guided mis...
» US Sees Global Human Rights Declining
13/04/16 15:56 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AssociatedPress's YouTube Videos. From: AssociatedPress Duration: 02:27 The Obama administration is blaming a global crisis in governance and atrocities committed by non-state actors for a decline in h...
» 2 officers killed in Germany car crash had combat experience
13/04/16 15:55 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes News. The two soldiers killed in a car crash last week near Landstuhl were young Army officers who had served in combat deployments to Iraq and Afghanistan.
» Names of intelligence officials, agents, appear in Panama Papers
13/04/16 15:55 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from intelNews.org. The massive data leak of documents belonging to Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonseca has revealed the names of intelligence officials and agents form several countries, who employed front com...
» LEADERSHIP: American Troops Based In East Europe
13/04/16 15:54 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from StrategyPage.com. None
» COUNTER-TERRORISM: Hiding In Plain Sight
13/04/16 15:54 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from StrategyPage.com. None
» Russian aircraft shot down despite ‘President-S’ system
13/04/16 15:26 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from DEBKAFile. Russian aircraft shot down despite ‘President-S’ system DEBKAfile  Exclusive Report  April 13, 2016, 9:05 AM (IDT) ( Russia’s Mi-28H attack helicopter  ) The Rus...
» CIA are behind the Panama Papers leak claims Swiss banking whistleblower Bradley Birkenfeld - Daily Mail
13/04/16 15:25 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from cia - Google News. Daily Mail CIA are behind the Panama Papers leak claims Swiss banking whistleblower Bradley Birkenfeld Daily Mail He added: 'If you've got NSA and CIA spying on foreign governments they ...
» Inspector General Says FBI Not Doing Enough To Prevent Abuse Of Cell Phone Forensic Equipment By Law ... - Techdirt
13/04/16 15:25 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from fbi - Google News. Inspector General Says FBI Not Doing Enough To Prevent Abuse Of Cell Phone Forensic Equipment By Law ... Techdirt The FBI's Inspector General has released a report on the New Jersey FBI ...
» Half a billion identities were compromised online last year - Fast Company
13/04/16 15:24 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from james b. comey - Google News. Half a billion identities were compromised online last year Fast Company The fix only works on iPhone 5Cs running iOS 9, according to FBI Director James B . Comey . Due to the...
» SitRep: New CIA Plan to Arm Syrian Rebels as Ceasefire Crumbles - Foreign Policy (blog)
13/04/16 15:23 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from cia - Google News. Foreign Policy (blog) SitRep: New CIA Plan to Arm Syrian Rebels as Ceasefire Crumbles Foreign Policy (blog) The plans — drawn up by the CIA and regional partners — call for potentially s...
» Bank Whistleblower Believes CIA Is Behind the Panama Papers Leak - Fortune
13/04/16 15:23 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from cia - Google News. Fortune Bank Whistleblower Believes CIA Is Behind the Panama Papers Leak Fortune A former Swiss banker believes that the CIA is responsible for leaking the Panama Papers. Bradley Birkenf...
» Opinion: The US and the Global Counterterrorism Strategy is Failing
13/04/16 15:23 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from In Homeland Security. Opinion: Not only is the U.S. counterterrorism strategy failing, the world's is failing. The failure lies in the support from other nations.
» Assad says Syrian parliament elections a blow to 'terrorism'
13/04/16 15:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes News. Assad's main ally, Russia, welcomed the vote, saying it is necessary to prevent "a power vacuum" in the country until a new constitution and elections are agreed upon in the ongoing...
» Jamal Hakroush becomes first Arab deputy commissioner in Israel Police
13/04/16 15:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from DEBKAFile. April 13, 2016, 4:51 PM (IDT) Israel Police Commissioner Roni Alsheikh and Internal Security Minister Gilad Erdan on Wednesday awarded the rank of deputy commissioner to Jamal Hakroush, the firs...
» Obama weighs bigger role in Syria; endgame unclear
13/04/16 15:21 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes News. On Wednesday, President Barack Obama is to assemble his top national security officials at the CIA to discuss options to increase pressure on the Islamic State in Syria. With each a...
» Deputy Chief Andrew Capul is latest officer disciplined in ongoing FBI corruption probe into the NYPD - New York Daily News
13/04/16 15:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from fbi - Google News. New York Daily News Deputy Chief Andrew Capul is latest officer disciplined in ongoing FBI corruption probe into the NYPD New York Daily News Another high-ranking police chief has been d...
» Hoover’s FBI The Men And The Myth
13/04/16 15:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Intelligence Analysis and Reporting. Title:                      Hoover’s FBI The Men And The Myth Author:                 William W. Turner Turner, William W. (1970). Hoover’s FBI: The Men And...
» Top Brass: Military Should Stay Out of Politics - Daily Beast
13/04/16 15:19 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Cyber Warfare - Google News. Daily Beast Top Brass: Military Should Stay Out of Politics Daily Beast Joseph Dunford, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, the increased call on the military to referee...
» Russian attack aircraft flies within 30 feet of U.S. Navy ship
13/04/16 15:19 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Defense News - Home. In one of the most aggressive actions in recent memory, Russian warplanes conducted “simulated attacks” on the a U.S. Navy vessel in the Baltic Sea .          ...
» US says Russian planes buzzed Navy ship in Baltic Sea
13/04/16 15:18 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes. Russian attack planes buzzed a U.S. Navy destroyer in the Baltic Sea multiple times on Monday and Tuesday, at one point coming so close - an estimated 30 feet - that they created wakes i...
» Обама может рассекретить документы о терактах 11 сентября
13/04/16 15:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from golosamerikius's YouTube Videos. From: golosamerikius Duration: 02:06 Обама может рассекретить документы о терактах 11 сентября; ФБР заплатило хакерам за взлом телефона террориста; 72-летняя американка...
» US Accuses Countries Across Globe of Human Rights Abuses
13/04/16 15:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. The U.S. accused authoritarian regimes around the world Wednesday of suppressing their people with "increasing vigor and viciousness" to control any activities that might threaten their p...
» E.U. Accuses Polish Government of Undermining Democracy
13/04/16 15:09 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > Europe. The European Parliament adopted a resolution urging the right-wing government in Warsaw to respect the decisions of a top court.
» ‘This is global insider trading ring, CIA is playing the game’ – Max Keiser on Panama Papers
13/04/16 14:59 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from RussiaToday's YouTube Videos. From: RussiaToday Duration: 03:50 Financial whistleblower Bradley Birkenfeld, who helped expose American tax evaders hiding assets in Swiss banks, has little doubt the Pan...
» "Jungle Book" more than just the "Bare Necessities"
13/04/16 14:58 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ReutersVideo's YouTube Videos. From: ReutersVideo Duration: 01:53 Jon Favreau talks about the decisions he made to bring the live action version of the 1967 classic animation 'The Jungle Book' to photo...
» Russia Jets' 'Simulated Attack' Near US Ship - Sky News
13/04/16 14:47 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Wall Street Journal Russia Jets' 'Simulated Attack' Near US Ship Sky News The apparently unarmed Russian Su-24 jets came so close to the USS Donald Cook on 12 April they created "...
» Russian Military Jets Buzz U.S. Destroyer In Baltic Sea
13/04/16 14:47 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. A U.S. defense official says two Russian military jets flew "aggressive" overflights near a U.S. guided-missile destroyer in "simulated attack profiles" within internatio...
» Two Russians arrested over killing of Chechen fighter in Istanbul
13/04/16 14:46 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia | The Guardian. Pair suspected of being secret agents held by Turkish authorities investigating murder of Abdulvakhid Edelgireyev Turkish authorities have arrested two suspected Russian secret agent...
» Saudi Arabia Calls for 'Kinder, Gentler' Religious Police
13/04/16 14:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Saudi Arabia announced Wednesday that its frequently criticized religious police force no longer has the authority to arrest citizens, and must now strive to "kindly and gently" enforce I...
» Kremlin Said Organizing Secret Military Units in Germany, Other Western Countries
13/04/16 13:10 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The Interpreter. Germany’s Bild has published excerpts from a new book by Boris Reitschuster titled Putin’s Secret War that suggests that Moscow is organizing special military units inside Germany and othe...
» Russia in Review
13/04/16 12:38 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 8, 2016 Russia in Review: a digest of useful news from U.S.-Russia Initiative to Prevent Nucle...
» 12:25 PM 4/13/2016 - Putin vs. Merkel: The Clash of Two Clan Chiefs
13/04/16 12:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from RUSSIA and THE WEST - РОССИЯ и ЗАПАД. Putin vs. Merkel: The Clash of Two Clan Chiefs Олег Панфилов: Как русские придумали "русских" | Новое Время Window on Eurasia -- New Series: Kremlin Said Organizing Se...
» Hearing: How Big is the ISIS Threat?
13/04/16 10:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Latest From the Wilson Center. On April 12, the Senate Foreign Relations Committee held a hearing on the spread of ISIS – also known as ISIL, Daesh, or the Islamic State. Expert witnesses weighed in on the...
» 10:03 AM 4/13/2016 - 'So what if Putin is corrupt?': Russia remains unmoved by offshore revelations | World news | The Guardian
13/04/16 10:10 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NEWS: The World and Global Security Review. 'So what if Putin is corrupt?': Russia remains unmoved by offshore revelations | World news | The Guardian Panama Papers Likely to Spark New Prosecutions Mossack...
» The Early Edition: April 13, 2016
13/04/16 10:06 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 Peace talks aim...
» Brussels, Paris terror and Iraq-Syria connection - YouTube
13/04/16 09:58 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Published on Apr 12, 2016 The former head of the National Counterterrorism Center says to expect more attacks like Brussels and Paris as the pressure builds in Iraq and Syria. Fox News' Catherine Herridge bre...
» AP Top Stories April 13 A - YouTube
13/04/16 09:51 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Published on Apr 13, 2016 Here's the latest for Wednesday, April 13th: Cruz says Trump trying to intimidate voters; Syria holds elections; Brazil tests Olympic security; Woman rescued after nine days in Arizo...
» 9:09 PM 4/12/2016 - Alleged spy arrested boarding flight to mainland China - CNNPolitics.com
12/04/16 21:11 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NEWS: The World and Global Security Review. Alleged spy arrested boarding flight to mainland China - CNNPolitics.com Taiwan Denies Role in Spy Case Involving U.S. Navy Officer - NYTimes.com ANALYSIS: Navy ...
» Handwriting Study Finds Clues on When Biblical Texts Written
12/04/16 19:02 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Israeli mathematicians and archaeologists say they have found evidence to suggest that key biblical texts may have been composed earlier than what some scholars think.   Using handwriting...
» NATO, Russia Schedule First Formal Talks Since 2014
12/04/16 19:01 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Officials from NATO and Russia are scheduled to hold their first formal meeting in almost two years, covering Ukraine, the security situation in Afghanistan, and military activities, the ...
» Pope Replaces Vatican Ambassador to US
12/04/16 19:00 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Pope Francis has replaced the Vatican ambassador who arranged a controversial secret meeting between the pontiff and Kim Davis, a Kentucky clerk who went to jail for refusing to comply wi...
» LGBT Issues Spark Broader Rights Debate in US
12/04/16 18:59 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. A debate in the United States over differences between religious beliefs and individual rights shows no signs of flagging. Laws seen as undermining LGBT rights in several southern states ...
» Corruption Probes Close in on Argentina's Fernandez
12/04/16 18:59 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Corruption allegations always swirled around former President Cristina Fernandez during her two terms in office, but they never stuck. Now, the walls seem to be closing on the fiery popul...
» Brazil's Rousseff Brands Vice President a Traitor
12/04/16 18:58 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Embattled Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff branded Vice President Michel Temer a traitor on Tuesday, saying he is a conspirator trying to engineer a "coup" against her with impeachment ...
» Trump's clash with Las Vegas union highlights his unpredictability - Los Angeles Times
12/04/16 18:57 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. Los Angeles Times Trump's clash with Las Vegas union highlights his unpredictability Los Angeles Times Protesters from Trump International Hotel in Las Vegas gather outside Trump...
» Senator Grassley and Judge Garland Meet, and Rehash the Obvious - New York Times
12/04/16 18:57 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. New York Times Senator Grassley and Judge Garland Meet, and Rehash the Obvious New York Times Judge Merrick B. Garland, President Obama's nominee to the Supreme Court, waited for...
» Paul Ryan Hopes to Put to Rest Rumors of Presidential Bid - NBCNews.com
12/04/16 18:57 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. NBCNews.com Paul Ryan Hopes to Put to Rest Rumors of Presidential Bid NBCNews.com House Speaker Paul Ryan plans on holding a press conference Tuesday afternoon to put to rest — h...
» ANALYSIS: Navy Spy Case Fraught With Intrigue and Risk to US Security - ABC News
12/04/16 18:56 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. New York Times ANALYSIS: Navy Spy Case Fraught With Intrigue and Risk to US Security ABC News There are more questions than answers coming from the news that U.S. Navy Lt. Cmdr. ...
» US governor reconsiders 'anti-gay' law
12/04/16 18:55 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - World. North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory says he wants to make changes to a controversial new state law condemned by many as anti-gay.
» Trump amassing delegates who might not be loyal to him
12/04/16 18:54 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AP Top News at 5:53 p.m. EDT. DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) -- Already behind the curve in organizing for the Republican convention, Donald Trump has missed crucial deadlines in a number of states to lock up deleg...
» Today's Headlines and Commentary
12/04/16 18:52 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Lawfare - Hard National Security Choices. We begin today in Yemen, where Reuters  reports  that  “a truce aimed at ending more than a year of war in Yemen appeared to be largely holding on Monday,”  even t...
» Trump: Election System 'A Dirty Trick' - YouTube
12/04/16 18:46 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Published on Apr 12, 2016 Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump called the Republican primary elections a 'dirty trick' in at a rally in New York Tuesday, referring to the weight placed on delegates....
» Pakistan army chief accuses India of undermining China investment corridor
12/04/16 17:46 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. GWADAR, Pakistan (Reuters) - Pakistan's army chief on Tuesday accused longtime regional India of seeking to undermine his country's $46 billion project to build an economic corridor to...
» Corruption Is The New Communism
12/04/16 16:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. In many ways, Russian corruption is the new Soviet Communism. Kremlin-sponsored graft is the new Red Menace.
» Iran Signs Cooperation Agreements With Italian Prime Minister
12/04/16 16:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Iran and Italy have signed a series of bilateral agreements during a visit by Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi to Tehran.
» Oil Prices Surge After Report Of Russia-Saudi Deal To Freeze Production
12/04/16 16:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Oil prices surged to their highest level of 2016 on April 12 after a Russian state news agency report was issued about an agreement between Saudi Arabia and Russia on fre...
» VIDEO: Russia marks Gagarin anniversary
12/04/16 16:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - World. Russia has been celebrating 55 years since Yuri Gagarin became the world's first man to enter space.
» U.S. and Philippines, United by China, Ramp Up Military Alliance
12/04/16 16:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. A new agreement will allow the United States to spread more American troops, planes and ships across the island nation than have been here in decades.
» Op-Ed Contributor: Haider al-Abadi’s Dangerous Gamble
12/04/16 16:41 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. Iraq’s prime minister is taking his country to the brink of political crisis. Now it’s up to the United States and Iran to save him.
» E.U. Delays Decision on Requiring Visas of Americans and Canadians
12/04/16 16:41 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. Passengers checking in at a Brussels airport in Zaventem last week. Americans and Canadians can generally travel to Europe without a visa, but that may change. The proposal is a response to...
» U.S. and India, With Eye on China, Agree to Strengthen Military Ties
12/04/16 16:41 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. Defense Secretary Ashton B. Carter, left, and his Indian counterpart, Manohar Parrikar, at a news conference announcing stronger military ties between the two nations in New Delhi on Tuesday.
» As Islamic State is pushed back in Iraq, worries about what's next
12/04/16 16:40 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. WASHINGTON (Reuters) - As U.S.-led offensives drive back Islamic State in Iraq, concern is growing among U.S. and U.N. officials that efforts to stabilize liberated areas are lagging, ...
» Taliban announces start of spring offensive in Afghanistan
12/04/16 16:39 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. KABUL (Reuters) - The Taliban announced the start of their spring offensive on Tuesday, pledging to launch large-scale offensives against government strongholds backed by suicide and g...
» Cross-border fire from Syria hits Turkish border town, agency says
12/04/16 16:39 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Shelling from Syria hit a Turkish border town on Tuesday for the second day in a row, Dogan News Agency said.
» Russia says one of its attack helicopters crashes in Syria: agencies
12/04/16 16:38 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. (Reuters) - A Russian Mi-28 attack helicopter crashed in Syria in the early hours of Tuesday morning, killing two pilots, Russian news agencies quoted Russia's Defence Ministry as saying.
» Israel signals no opposition to Egypt's return of islands to Saudi Arabia
12/04/16 16:38 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel signaled on Tuesday it did not oppose the return of two Red Sea islands in a strategic strait to Saudi Arabia by Egypt, with one senior lawmaker seeing a c...
» People's resilience helps Russia dodge deeper crisis
12/04/16 16:38 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. MIASS, Russia (Reuters) - In Russia's industrial heartland, people are finding ways to cope with an economic crisis that has stretched household budgets to breaking point.
» NATO, Russia council to meet on April 20 in Brussels
12/04/16 16:37 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. BRUSSELS (Reuters) - NATO envoys will hold their first formal meeting with Russia in almost two years on April 20, the Western alliance said on Tuesday, with the crisis in Ukraine, red...
» Controller in German train crash admits to playing game on phone -prosecutors
12/04/16 16:36 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. BERLIN (Reuters) - A signal controller at the center of an investigation into a German train crash that killed 11 people admitted on Tuesday to playing a game on his mobile phone while...
» U.S. military says using cyber capabilities against Islamic State
12/04/16 16:35 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. (Reuters) - The U.S. military is dropping "cyber bombs" on Islamic State for the first time as part of a stepped-up coordinated effort that has put increa...
» FARC rebels involved in drug trade despite peace talks: police
12/04/16 16:33 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. BOGOTA (Reuters) - Colombia's Marxist FARC rebels are still involved in drug trafficking and are stoking resistance to eradication of illicit crops, the head of the anti-narcotics poli...
» Brazil president denounces 'coup'
12/04/16 16:33 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - World. Brazil's President Rouseff denounces "coup" against her, suggesting her vice-president is one of the "plotters"
» US Presidential Race Down to Battle for Delegates
12/04/16 13:17 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. The U.S. contests for the Republican and Democratic presidential nominations have turned into contentious fights for delegates to the parties' national conventions, where the candidates f...
» 10:39 AM 4/12/2016 - Headlines: Russian Helicopter Crashes in Syria, Two Pilots Dead | News | The Moscow Times Why the Russian Economy Is Tumbling - The New York Times New poll finds young Arabs are less swayed by the Islamic State - The Washington Post T
12/04/16 10:47 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NEWS: The World and Global Security Review. Russian Helicopter Crashes in Syria, Two Pilots Dead | News | The Moscow Times Why the Russian Economy Is Tumbling - The New York Times New poll finds young Arab...
» EU Gives Greece Two Weeks to Form Border Plan
12/04/16 09:58 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. The European Commission has given Greece a two-week deadline to come up with concrete plans on how to improve the protection of the bloc’s external border.
» How China Upstaged U.S. With 'Great Wall of Sand'
12/04/16 09:58 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. On the eve of a verdict in the Philippines’ challenge of China’s sea claims, Chinese dredgers have achieved a new geography in the South China Sea.
» Taliban Declares Spring Offensive in Afghanistan
12/04/16 09:57 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. The Islamist movement vows to take control of more territory and to launch large-scale attacks against the Kabul government and its foreign allies, including the U.S.
» The Latest: Russian helicopter crashes in Syria, 2 dead - Washington Post
12/04/16 09:57 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. NDTV The Latest: Russian helicopter crashes in Syria, 2 dead Washington Post BEIRUT — The Latest on the Syrian civil war (all times local): 11:30 a.m.. Russia says one of its helicopte...
» Two soldiers killed, nearly 50 wounded in PKK attack in Turkey's southeast: sources - Reuters
12/04/16 09:55 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. TODAYonline Firstpost Two soldiers killed, nearly 50 wounded in PKK attack in Turkey's southeast: sources Reuters DIYARBAKIR Two soldiers were killed and nearly 50 people wounded in a ...
» The Early Edition: April 12, 2016
12/04/16 09:50 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 Shelling from S...
» The Last Days Of A Ukrainian Soldier
12/04/16 09:49 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Dmytro Hodzenko was killed one day before he was due to be discharged from service in the Ukrainian army. He was on the front line to the very end. (RFE/RL's Ukrainian Se...
» Putin Sends Panama Extradition Agreement to Duma for Ratification
12/04/16 09:49 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The Moscow Times Top Stories. President Vladimir Putin has submitted an extradition agreement between Russia and Panama to the State Duma for ratification, the Meduza news website reported on Tuesday, citi...
» New Book Details How Moscow has Built Its Influence Network in France
12/04/16 09:49 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Window on Eurasia -- New Series. Paul Goble             Staunton, April 12 – A new book by French scholar Cecile Vaissie of the University of Rennes-2...
» Weeks after ‘pullout’ from Syria, Russian military is as busy as ever - The Washington Post
12/04/16 09:42 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Weeks after ‘pullout’ from Syria, Russian military is as busy as ever The inside track on Washington politics. Be the first to know about new stories from PowerPost. Sign up to follow, and we̵...
» New poll finds young Arabs are less swayed by the Islamic State - The Washington Post
12/04/16 09:41 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . New poll finds young Arabs are less swayed by the Islamic State 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 fr...
» Why the Russian Economy Is Tumbling - The New York Times
12/04/16 09:38 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Budget balance   +1 Surplus 0 In trillions of rubles -1 A global recession weakened Russia’s economy. Experts suggest this crisis is more alarming. Deficit -2 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 201...
» Rosneft now Russia's most valuable company - Salt Lake Tribune
12/04/16 09:28 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Bloomberg Rosneft now Russia's most valuable company Salt Lake Tribune Rosneft became Russia's most valuable company as its market capitalization exceeded that of natural-gas exporter...
» Рукопись Бориса Пастернака продана за 77,5 тысячи долларов - Российская Газета
12/04/16 09:28 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from В мире – Новости Google. Российская Газета Рукопись Бориса Пастернака продана за 77,5 тысячи долларов Российская Газета Рукопись Бориса Пастернака была продана в понедельник за 77,5 тысячи долларов на аукц...
» Syria Fighting Escalates Before Wednesday Peace Talks
12/04/16 09:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. As diplomats work to set the stage for a new round of peace talks on Syria starting Wednesday in Geneva, the situation on the ground is increasingly violent. Government forces and their a...
» Taliban Launches Anti-Government Spring Offensive
12/04/16 09:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. The Taliban says it has launched its annual spring military offensive in Afghanistan, titled “Omari Operation.”  In a statement sent to reporters Tuesday, the Islamist insurgent group pro...
» В убийстве медсестер в Петербурге подозревают пациентов госпиталя - РИА Новости
12/04/16 09:26 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from В мире – Новости Google. РИА Новости В убийстве медсестер в Петербурге подозревают пациентов госпиталя РИА Новости Сотрудники правоохранительных органов Санкт-Петербурга ищут троих пациентов Окружного воен...
» Waxwork Putin Shows Russia's Creeping Influence at EU Fringe - Bloomberg
12/04/16 09:25 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Bloomberg Waxwork Putin Shows Russia's Creeping Influence at EU Fringe Bloomberg “A further increase in Russian sentiment is possible,” said Jovo Bakic, a sociology professor at the F...
» В Сирии потерпел крушение российский вертолет - РБК
12/04/16 09:24 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from В мире – Новости Google. РБК В Сирии потерпел крушение российский вертолет РБК В Сирии в районе города Хомс разбился новейший боевой вертолет Ми-28Н «Ночной охотник» из состава российской группировки, учас...
» Russian Military Helicopter Crashes In Syria
12/04/16 09:24 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Russia's Defense Ministry says a Russian military helicopter has crashed in Syria, killing two military personnel on board.
» If The Goal Is To Defeat Islamic State, Don't Rely On Russia To Help
12/04/16 09:24 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Three historic developments have taken place in Syria in the last month and a half. Any of these events could have substantial impact on the collective efforts to combat ...
» UPDATE 1-Russia says one of its attack helicopters crashes in Syria - Reuters
12/04/16 09:24 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. RT UPDATE 1- Russia says one of its attack helicopters crashes in Syria Reuters The crash is the third aircraft Russia has acknowledged losing in Syria. Turkey shot down a Russian Suk...
» Weeks after 'pullout' from Syria, Russian military is as busy as ever - Washington Post
12/04/16 09:23 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Washington Post Weeks after 'pullout' from Syria, Russian military is as busy as ever Washington Post MOSCOW — Russia portrayed last month's drawdown from Syria as a victory and a hom...
» The Daily Vertical: Putin's Crisis Menu (Transcript)
12/04/16 09:19 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. S eparatist leaders in Georgia's South Ossetia region have announced that they will hold a referendum on joining Russia in the coming months. The Kremlin, meanwhile,says ...
» The Daily Vertical: Putin's Crisis Menu
12/04/16 09:16 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.
» Weeks after ‘pullout’ from Syria, Russian military is as busy as ever
12/04/16 09:16 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Europe. Russian helicopters, special forces and military advisers are still supporting Syria’s government.
» Кремль объяснил исключение Грызлова из совбеза - BBC Russian
12/04/16 09:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from В мире – Новости Google. BBC Russian Кремль объяснил исключение Грызлова из совбеза BBC Russian Пресс-секретарь Кремля Дмитрий Песков заявил, что бывший спикер Госдумы Борис Грызлов исключен из состава Сов...
» Russian Helicopter Crashes in Syria, Two Pilots Dead
12/04/16 09:10 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The Moscow Times Top Stories. A Russian Mi-28 helicopter has crashed in Syria, killing two pilots on board, the RIA Novosti news agency reported Tuesday, citing the Russian Defense Ministry.
» People's resilience helps Russia dodge deeper crisis - Reuters
12/04/16 09:08 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Reuters People's resilience helps Russia dodge deeper crisis Reuters Despite declining living standards there were no large protests in Russia's regions last year and few predict ther...
» Oil Hits 2016 High Above $43 on Producer Meeting Hopes
12/04/16 09:07 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Oil reached a 2016 high above $43 a barrel on Tuesday, supported by hopes that an upcoming meeting of oil producers will agree steps to tackle a supply glut, and by a weak U.S. dollar and...
» The Morning Vertical, April 12, 2016
12/04/16 09:07 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The Interpreter. O N MY MIND Russian state television’s botched “expose” of opposition leader and anticorruption crusader Aleksei Navalny is telling on a number of levels. That the Kremli...
» Effort to Impeach Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff Clears Congressional Panel
11/04/16 22:33 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. Supporters of the Brazilian leader are now scrambling ahead of a floor vote in the lower house of Parliament.
» US Navy officer charged with spying
11/04/16 22:33 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - World. A US Navy officer is charged with espionage, accused of passing military secrets to China and Taiwan.
» Congressional Panel Recommends Impeachment for Brazilian President Rousseff
11/04/16 22:32 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. A Brazilian congressional committee Monday recommended that President Dilma Rousseff face impeachment for alleged corruption. The panel voted 38-27 in favor of the motion and will now sen...
» Body parts found in recycling bin identified as belonging Seattle nurse who went missing after baseball game date - New York Daily News
11/04/16 22:31 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. New York Daily News Body parts found in recycling bin identified as belonging Seattle nurse who went missing after baseball game date New York Daily News Body parts found Saturda...
» The Boston Globe defends its anti-Trump mock front page
11/04/16 22:30 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from FoxNewsChannel's YouTube Videos. From: FoxNewsChannel Duration: 03:43 Boston Globe editorial board member tells 'On the Record' why it stands by satirical take on a potential Donald Trump presidency
» Over 400 protesters arrested at U.S. Capitol
11/04/16 22:30 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ReutersVideo's YouTube Videos. From: ReutersVideo Duration: 00:33 Police say the more than 400 people protesting government corruption at the U.S. capitol were arrested for "unlawfu protest activity'. ...
» Pentagon cuts put a squeeze on Army towns
11/04/16 22:29 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes News. A fast-shrinking U.S. Army squeezes military towns and the people in them in unforeseeable ways.
» U.S. General Calling For 'Apolitical' Troops As White House Race Heats Up
11/04/16 22:28 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. The U.S. military's top general has a message for American troops as the race for the White House heats up: Stay out of politics.
» Pasternak's Dr. Zhivago Notes Sell For $77,500 In New York Auction
11/04/16 22:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Handwritten notes by Russian author Boris Pasternak for two chapters of Doctor Zhivago, his acclaimed novel set against the tumult of the Bolshevik Revolution, sold for $...
» More than 40 Belgian riot police hold back Armenians in Brussels - AZERTAC News
11/04/16 20:46 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. AZERTAC News More than 40 Belgian riot police hold back Armenians in Brussels AZERTAC News On 11 April, more than 50 Azerbaijanis brought the truth of the Armenian occupation of Nagorn...
» US Woman on Trial for Insulting UAE
11/04/16 20:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. A 25-year-old American woman appeared in court Monday after being held in Abu Dhabi for seven weeks for allegedly insulting the United Arab Emirates while waiting for a taxi outside the a...
» Brazil Congressional committee recommends impeaching President Rousseff
11/04/16 20:42 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. BRASILIA (Reuters) - An impeachment committee of Brazil's lower house of Congress voted 38-27 on Monday that there are grounds to impeach President Dilma Rousseff on charges of breakin...
» AP Top Stories April 11P
11/04/16 20:39 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AssociatedPress's YouTube Videos. From: AssociatedPress Duration: 01:16 Here's the latest for Monday, April 11th: Health Officials: Zika virus scarier than we thought; Rockets fired from inside Syria l...
» PBS NewsHour full episode April 11, 2016
11/04/16 20:38 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from PBSNewsHour's YouTube Videos. From: PBSNewsHour Duration: 53:38 Monday on the NewsHour, GOP candidates ramp up their war over delegates as the nomination race tightens. Also: Amy Walter and Tamara Keit...
» White House: Blame to share for failed Libya aftermath
11/04/16 20:38 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes News. The White House sought Monday to share the blame for the failed aftermath of the 2011 intervention in Libya, arguing the U.S. and its NATO allies asked too few questions about what ...
» Newly-Formed National Guard Cannot Dispel Putin’s Multiple Insecurities
11/04/16 20:36 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Eurasia Daily Monitor - The Jamestown Foundation. The recent release of the “Panama Papers,” which revealed notorious cases of hidden money flows tied to the global elite, continues to cause a political st...
» US officials: The more we learn about Zika, scarier it is
11/04/16 20:35 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from In Homeland Security. The more researchers learn about the Zika virus, the scarier it appears, The CDC asked for more money for mosquito control and to develop vaccines.
» Five military leaders Republicans could draft for a run for president. (Hint: It worked before.) - Washington Post (blog)
11/04/16 20:35 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Cyber Warfare - Google News. Washington Post (blog) Five military leaders Republicans could draft for a run for president. (Hint: It worked before.) Washington Post (blog) As the Republican Party heads tow...
» The fall of Edward Lin, the Navy officer accused of espionage and hiring a prostitute
11/04/16 20:32 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes. The lieutenant commander is one of a handful of active-duty servicemembers to face espionage charges in the last few decades.
» Our Navy Can No Longer Be Trusted
11/04/16 20:32 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The XX Committee. Latest espionage scandal reveals a service that is deeply troubled and failing in its basic national security mission Over the weekend a sensational spy saga appeared in the media, one th...
» 3:00 PM 4/11/2016 – I HAVE A BRIDGE TO SELL YOU…
11/04/16 20:28 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Sites and Blogs Review. I HAVE A BRIDGE TO SELL YOU: From Brooklyn to the George Washington, a look at the history of New York Citys tunnels and bridges There are more than 2,000 bridges and tunnels in and...
» US Treasury Chief: Continued US Global Economic Leadership Crucial
11/04/16 20:28 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. U.S. Treasury chief Jacob Lew called Monday for the United States to maintain its global economic leadership, making sure that emerging economies around the world adhere to the cooperativ...
» Syrian Cease-fire Fraying; Aleppo in Regime Sights
11/04/16 20:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Rebel commanders and opposition politicians who have been battling to unseat Syrian Presidential Bashar al-Assad for five years say the cessation of hostilities brokered by the U.S. and R...
» Russian Opposition Picks Holes In State TV 'Exposé' Of Navalny
11/04/16 20:26 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Opposition activists say a state TV program claiming that Kremlin foe Aleksei Navalny is an agent of the West is riddled with errors that strongly suggest the charges it ...
» Editorial: Europe’s Urgent Security Challenge
11/04/16 20:25 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > Europe. Long after 9/11, attitudes and structures in Europe still impede counterterrorism cooperation.
» Saudi King Visits Turkey in Sign of Improving Relations
11/04/16 20:13 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Relations between Turkey and Saudi Arabia have deepened over their cooperation in the Syrian civil war and their concerns over rising Iranian power. Saudi King Salman arrived in the capit...
» April 11, 2016
11/04/16 20:12 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.
» What's Hiding Behind Russia's Calls for Peace in Nagorno-Karabakh
11/04/16 20:11 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. The presidents of Russia, Iran and Azerbaijan – Vladimir Putin, Hassan Rouhani and Ilham Aliyev, respectively -- are planning to hold security talks in Baku soon. While no further details...
» 'Business as Usual' With Russia Unlikely, NATO Leader Says - DefenseNews.com
11/04/16 20:11 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. DefenseNews.com 'Business as Usual' With Russia Unlikely, NATO Leader Says DefenseNews.com NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg warned there is little chance of a return to “busine...
» What's Hiding Behind Russia's Calls for Peace in Nagorno-Karabakh - Voice of America
11/04/16 20:10 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Voice of America What's Hiding Behind Russia's Calls for Peace in Nagorno-Karabakh Voice of America The presidents of Russia , Iran and Azerbaijan – Vladimir Putin, Hassan Rouhani and...
» US Officials Sound Warning on Zika: 'Scarier Than We Thought'
11/04/16 20:09 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. U.S. health officials say that the more researchers learn about Zika, the more concerned they are about the neurological effects and long-term complications from the virus. "Everything we...
» US limits training in Ukraine to avoid provoking Russia in the region - USA TODAY
11/04/16 20:08 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. USA TODAY US limits training in Ukraine to avoid provoking Russia in the region USA TODAY WASHINGTON — The White House has boosted aid for Ukrainian forces battling Russian -backed se...
» The Daily Vertical: Is Putin Turning Inward?
11/04/16 20:08 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...
» Comedian’s Takedown of Turkish President Tests Free Speech in Germany
11/04/16 20:07 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > Europe. Turkey has asked Germany to prosecute a comedian in accordance with a little-known German law on insulting foreign leaders, placing Chancellor Angela Merkel in a bind.
» Hundreds of Protesters Arrested at US Capitol
11/04/16 20:07 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Police have arrested more than 400 protesters who were demonstrating by the U.S. Capitol in Washington against the role of money in politics, saying the protesters engaged in "unlawful de...
» CDC: Zika Virus Scarier Than We Thought - YouTube
11/04/16 15:28 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Mike Nova's YouTube Videos. Published on Apr 11, 2016 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Puerto Rico could see "hundreds of thousands of cases of Zika virus." Officials also said the r...
» U.N. lifts secrecy in race for next chief, but backroom deal may still prevail
11/04/16 14:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - In a departure from 70 years of secrecy, candidates for United Nations secretary-general will this week make campaign-style pitches to the General Assembly a...
» Trump slams 'corrupt' GOP nomination process
11/04/16 14:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from FoxNewsChannel's YouTube Videos. From: FoxNewsChannel Duration: 06:46 Strategy Room: Jessica Tarlov and Brian Morgenstern discuss Trump's war on the nominating process amid chatter about other 'options...
» Twin bombings raise fears of new Taliban offensive
11/04/16 14:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ReutersVideo's YouTube Videos. From: ReutersVideo Duration: 00:48 A suicide bomber kills at least 12 army recruits on a bus in eastern Afghanistan, hours after a similar attack killed two people in the...
» Что говорят на Западе об отставке Яценюка
11/04/16 14:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from deutschewellerussian's YouTube Videos. From: deutschewellerussian Duration: 01:56 Многие европейские политики уверены: формирование нового правительства - это для Украины шанс доказать свою способность...
» ЕС готовится к переходу на безвизовый режим с Украиной
11/04/16 14:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from deutschewellerussian's YouTube Videos. From: deutschewellerussian Duration: 01:38 Несмотря на исход референдума в Нидерландах, ЕС не собирается отказываться от планов по переходу на безвизовый режим с ...
» Бои за Алеппо угрожают мирным переговорам по Сирии
11/04/16 14:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from deutschewellerussian's YouTube Videos. From: deutschewellerussian Duration: 02:05 Войска Асада готовятся взять Алеппо при поддержке России. Однако в этом городе находится умеренная оппозиция, и планы Д...
» Elephants have water fight with locals in Thailand
11/04/16 14:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from itnnews's YouTube Videos. From: itnnews Duration: 01:06 A group of colourfully painted elephants started a water fight with locals and tourists in Thailand as part of this year's Songkran water festiva...
» Boston Globe mocks Trump with fake headlines
11/04/16 14:42 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from FoxNewsChannel's YouTube Videos. From: FoxNewsChannel Duration: 03:33 Slams GOP presidential frontrunner with parody front page; more evidence of media bias
» U.S. health officials: Zika 'scarier than we thought'
11/04/16 14:42 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ReutersVideo's YouTube Videos. From: ReutersVideo Duration: 01:26 U.S. health officials say the spread and impact of the Zika virus is wider than initially anticipated, but plan to have the first vacci...
» Hamlet comes to Afghanistan
11/04/16 14:42 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ReutersVideo's YouTube Videos. From: ReutersVideo Duration: 01:23 British actors perform Shakespeare’s Hamlet to an audience in Kabul. Angela Moore reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscri...
» U.S. Navy officer charged with espionage identified
11/04/16 14:41 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from CNN's YouTube Videos. From: CNN Duration: 01:30 U.S. Navy Lt. Commander Edward Lin has been charged with espionage and attempted espionage, among other accusations. CNN's Barbara Starr has the details.
» In Advance of Elections, Putin Preparing to Move Against Oligarchs
11/04/16 14:39 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The Interpreter. In Advance of Elections, Putin Preparing to Move Against Oligarchs, Martynov Says Paul Goble Having already torn up the social contract between the regime and the population, Putin is now ...
» G-7 Ministers Issue Joint Statement on Maritime Disputes
11/04/16 14:39 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Foreign Ministers from the Group of Seven (G-7) expressed concern in a joint statement issued on Monday over tensions in the East and South China Sea, calling for “all states” to pursue a...
» 2:26 PM 4/11/2016 - Senate Dem presses FBI on ransomware attacks at hospitals | TheHill FBI warns of cyber threat to electric grid | Fox News Zika spread, impact 'scarier than we thought': U.S. health officials | Reuters
11/04/16 14:28 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NEWS: The World and Global Security Review. Senate Dem presses FBI on ransomware attacks at hospitals | TheHill FBI warns of cyber threat to electric grid | Fox News Zika spread, impact 'scarier than we th...
» Eight-metre snake caught in Malaysia – video
11/04/16 14:21 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World news + Video | The Guardian. Malaysian civil defence officers look after a python, measuring nearly eight-metres in length, after it was caught in Penang, northern Malaysia on Thursday. The snake was...
» John Kerry on Hiroshima visit: 'We must apply lessons from past' – video
11/04/16 14:21 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World news + Video | The Guardian. John Kerry, the US secretary of state, speaks from the Hiroshima prefecture in Japan on Monday after touring the Hiroshima peace park, the site of the second world war nu...
» How we record every police killing in the United States – video
11/04/16 14:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World news + Video | The Guardian. A team of Guardian US journalists investigate what the United States government hasn’t: the number of people killed by law enforcement in America. The Counted, born of ou...
» Iraqi forces push Islamic State out of key city in Anbar province - Washington Post
11/04/16 14:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. Washington Post Iraqi forces push Islamic State out of key city in Anbar province Washington Post BAGHDAD — Iraqi security forces pushed Islamic State fighters from the western city of...
» Four Iran army special forces troops killed in Syria - agency - Reuters India
11/04/16 14:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. Middle East Monitor Times LIVE Four Iran army special forces troops killed in Syria - agency Reuters India Syria: agency Reuters DUBAI Four soldiers in Iran's regular army were killed ...
» Navy Commander charged with espionage, accused of passing US secrets to China - wwlp.com
11/04/16 14:19 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. wwlp.com Navy Commander charged with espionage, accused of passing US secrets to China wwlp.com U.S. Navy Lt. Commander Edward Lin, shown in a 2008 file photo, faces charges of espiona...
» Carter: Iraq Politics Won't Stall Beefed up Military Fight - ABC News
11/04/16 14:19 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. Hindustan Times Carter: Iraq Politics Won't Stall Beefed up Military Fight ABC News Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Monday that struggles within the Iraq government won't stall the U...
» Obama to Ask Gulf Nations to Help Finance Iraq’s Rebuilding
11/04/16 14:18 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. U.S. President Barack Obama will likely ask for contributions to rebuild damaged areas of war-torn Iraq when he speaks with Gulf allies in Riyadh next week, Defense Secretary Ash Carter t...
» Howard Marks, Drug Smuggler Turned Author, Dies at 70
11/04/16 14:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. Howard Marks with a copy of his autobiography, “Mr. Nice,” at the premiere in Munich of its movie adaptation, in 2011.
» A Murder Taps Into Germany’s Conflicted Relations With Migrants
11/04/16 14:13 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. The old town of Celle, in Germany, where Mehdi Hushmand was killed in the basement of his home in February. An Afghan refugee whom Mr. Hushmand had befriended confessed to the murder.
» Syrian army sends reinforcements to Aleppo
11/04/16 14:12 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. BEIRUT/AMMAN (Reuters) - The Syrian army was on Monday reported to be sending reinforcements to Aleppo, where renewed fighting is threatening a fragile truce in the run-up to the next ...
» Norway's Lutheran church votes in favor of same-sex marriage
11/04/16 14:12 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. OSLO (Reuters) - Norway's Lutheran Church voted on Monday in favor of allowing same-sex marriage, becoming the latest of a small but growing number of churches worldwide to do so.
» U.S., allies stage 18 strikes in Iraq, Syria against Islamic State: U.S. military
11/04/16 14:12 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States and its allies conducted 18 strikes against Islamic State in Iraq and Syria on Sunday, the coalition leading the operations said.
» Four Iran army special forces troops killed in Syria: agency
11/04/16 14:12 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. DUBAI (Reuters) - Four soldiers in Iran's regular army were killed in Syria, the Tasnim news agency reported on Monday, only a week after Tehran announced the deployment of army comman...
» Netanyahu: Israel has carried out dozens of strikes in Syria
11/04/16 14:11 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel has launched dozens of strikes in Syria, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Monday, acknowledging for the first time such attacks against suspected ...
» Editor in Panama Papers says published in the public interest
11/04/16 14:11 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. BERLIN (Reuters) - The editor of the German newspaper that broke the Panama Papers story said on Monday he did not know exactly where his team's source got the information but defended...
» Al-Nusra militants massing around Syria's Aleppo: Russian military
11/04/16 14:11 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. MOSCOW (Reuters) - Al-Nusra militants are massing around the Syrian city of Aleppo and are planning a large-scale offensive, the Russian military General Staff said on Monday.
» Ukraine awaits new government to fulfill promises of Maidan
11/04/16 14:10 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AP Top News at 1:38 p.m. EDT. KIEV, Ukraine (AP) -- Swept into office by the mass protests that deposed the Russia-friendly president two years ago, Ukraine's new leaders promised that the country...
» Marine’s Death Shows a Quietly Expanding U.S. Role in Iraq
11/04/16 14:09 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from United States Defense and Military Forces. New information from U.S. military officials after the death of Staff Sgt. Louis F. Cardin also raised questions about President Obama’s pledge to keep troops out...
» France to provide two helicopter carriers to Egypt
11/04/16 14:09 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from DEBKAFile. April 11, 2016, 8:39 PM (IDT) France will provide the Egyptian navy with two Mistral helicopter carriers this summer, the country's ambassador to Cairo Andre Parant said at a press conference in...
» Unprecedented security measures in Ankara as Saudi king arrives
11/04/16 13:47 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from DEBKAFile. April 11, 2016, 8:04 PM (IDT) The Turkish government implemented unprecedented security measures in Ankara on Monday as Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, accompanied by a delegation of 30...
» Half of All Crimes in Russia Not Being Solved at Present Time
11/04/16 13:46 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Window on Eurasia -- New Series. Paul Goble             Staunton, April 11 – Not only high profile political crimes remain unresolved in Russia, exper...
» US Navy Officer Faces Spy and Prostitution Charges
11/04/16 13:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. A U.S. Navy officer who is a naturalized citizen from Taiwan is facing espionage and other charges for allegedly passing state secrets, possibly to China and Taiwan. A U.S. official, spea...
» Britain's Daily Mail in Talks to Buy Yahoo
11/04/16 13:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. The parent group that owns British tabloid Daily Mail confirms it is in talks with several other parties to launch a bid for Yahoo, which has been struggling in recent years. The Daily Ma...
» Study Shows Link Between Zika, Brain Disorder
11/04/16 13:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Scientists in Brazil found the Zika virus may be linked to another brain disorder, an autoimmune syndrome called acute disseminated encephalomyelitis, or ADEM, which attacks the brain and...
» France Yukos Lawsuit - Google Search
11/04/16 13:42 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . France Seizes $700M of Money Owed to Russian Companies Over ... The Moscow Times (registration) - 4 hours ago A representative of GML — which owns the Hulley Enterprises and Yukos Universal companies th...
» France Seizes $700M of Money Owed to Russian Companies Over Yukos Lawsuit
11/04/16 13:12 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The Moscow Times Top Stories. France seized $700 million in payments to Russian space companies Roscosmos and Russian Satellite Communications in connection with the case of former shareholders of defunct ...
» Top Shots
11/04/16 13:12 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Some of the most compelling photographs from RFE/RL's broadcast region and beyond.
» Investors starting to show interest in Russia again: Credit Suisse - Reuters
11/04/16 13:12 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Reuters Investors starting to show interest in Russia again: Credit Suisse Reuters MOSCOW Investors are starting to look at Russia again after cutting off exposure amid geopolitical t...
» Глава МИД Швейцарии заявил, что у властей нет претензий к сыну Чайки - Газета.Ru
11/04/16 13:12 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from В мире – Новости Google. РИА Новости Глава МИД Швейцарии заявил, что у властей нет претензий к сыну Чайки Газета.Ru После проведения предварительного расследования власти Швейцарии пришли к выводу, что при...
» Eastern Religions Now Seen Threatening Orthodox Russia Even More than Protestants Do
11/04/16 13:11 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Window on Eurasia -- New Series. Paul Goble             Staunton, April 11 – The explosive growth of Protestant congregations in post-Soviet Russia ha...
» Ukraine Looks Toward New Government Following PM's Resignation
11/04/16 13:10 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Ukraine is looking to create a new coalition government, following Sunday's resignation of embattled Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk. Yatsenyuk announced his resignation saying he hoped ...
» France Seizes $700M of Money Owed to Russian Companies Over Yukos Lawsuit | Business
11/04/16 13:01 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . France seized $700 million in payments to Russian space companies Roscosmos and Russian Satellite Communications in connection with the case of former shareholders of defunct oil company Yukos, The American L...
» Nazarbaev, Rohani Hold Talks In Tehran
11/04/16 08:53 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbaev and his Iranian counterpart Hassan Rohani have discussed building stronger trade and business ties between their countries at talks i...
» The Daily Vertical: Is Putin Turning Inward? - YouTube
11/04/16 08:42 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Published on Apr 11, 2016 The Daily Vertical is a video primer for Russia-watchers that appears Monday through Friday. Originally published at - http://www.rferl.org/media/video/dail...
» 8:32 AM 4/11/2016 - Headlines: Suicide Attack Hits Police Station in Southern Russia - ABC News
11/04/16 08:35 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NEWS: The World and Global Security Review. Suicide Attack Hits Police Station in Southern Russia - ABC News The Daily Vertical: Is Putin Turning Inward? The Daily Vertical: Is Putin Turning Inward? (Trans...
» Suicide Bombers Thwarted Outside Police Station in Southern Russia
11/04/16 08:35 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia. One attacker was killed at a checkpoint near the city of Stavropol, and the second blew himself up, the Interior Ministry said.
» The Early Edition: April 11, 2016
11/04/16 08:34 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...
» Today in History for April 11th
11/04/16 08:29 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AssociatedPress's YouTube Videos. From: AssociatedPress Duration: 01:37 Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Highlights of this day in history: President Harry Truman re...
» John Kerry makes historic visit to Hiroshima
11/04/16 08:28 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ReutersVideo's YouTube Videos. From: ReutersVideo Duration: 00:59 Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe G7 ministers visit the Hiroshima Peace Memorial, including John Kerry, who has become th...
» AP Top Stories April 11 A
11/04/16 08:28 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AssociatedPress's YouTube Videos. From: AssociatedPress Duration: 01:00 Here's the latest for Monday, April 11th: Sec. of State Kerry in Hiroshima; Brennan says no waterboarding; 2 University students ...
» High Stakes in Thursday's New York Debate
11/04/16 08:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com Video - News. As Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders prepare for their much-anticipated debate on Thursday night, WSJ's Jerry Seib explains why a win in the Empire State is so important for both can...
» Сотни мигрантов пострадали при столкновениях с македонской полицией
11/04/16 08:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from euronewsru's YouTube Videos. From: euronewsru Duration: 01:11 По меньшей мере 260 человек пострадали в результате столкновений на греко-македонской границе у деревни Идомени. По данным властей бывшей ю...
» Ukrainian Prime Minister Announces Resignation
11/04/16 08:26 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com Video - News. Arseniy Yatsenyuk announced his resignation Sunday following a drawn-out battle against parliamentary allies of President Petro Poroshenko, who have been trying to oust the prime mini...
» Poland's Kaczynski blames Tusk's government for president's jet crash
11/04/16 08:24 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. WARSAW (Reuters) - Responsibility for the 2010 plane crash that killed Poland's president Lech Kaczynski along with 95 other people lay with the then government of Donald Tusk, the lat...
» Police Station in Southern Russia Attacked by Suicide Bombers, Reports Say
11/04/16 08:23 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World – TIME. A police station in southern Russia has come under attack in what is suspected to be a suicide bombing, reports said Monday. Three attackers reportedly detonated explosive devices outside the...
» Daily Mail Publisher In Talks To Buy Yahoo
11/04/16 08:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World News - Breaking international news and headlines | Sky News. Yahoo was once one of the most powerful websites around, but has been overtaken by the likes of Google, Amazon and Facebook.
» Egypt hands Saudi Arabia two islands in gratitude. Egyptians are outraged.
11/04/16 08:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. Egypt handed over the islands of Sanafir and Tiran to Saudi Arabia in gratitude for the kingdom's economic assistance.
» Ukraine 'very volatile' after PM resignation, says Council of Europe
11/04/16 08:21 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Ukraine has become "very volatile" since Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk resigned, the head of the Council of Europe said on Monday, calling for the swift formatio...
» Former CIA director David Petraeus' book 'Collateral Damage' could be set for film - Daily Mail
11/04/16 08:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from cia - Google News. Daily Mail Former CIA director David Petraeus' book 'Collateral Damage' could be set for film Daily Mail With healthy doses of sex, scandal, and classified information, the story of form...
» Saudis will not discuss Red Sea islands with Israel, respects intl accords
11/04/16 08:19 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from DEBKAFile. April 11, 2016, 9:02 AM (IDT) Commenting on Egypt’s handover to Saudi Arabia of the Red Sea islands of Tiran and Sanafir, Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir said Sunday his government w...
» FBI marks 30 years since bloody South Florida shootout - Washington Times
11/04/16 08:19 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from fbi - Google News. FBI marks 30 years since bloody South Florida shootout Washington Times MIRAMAR, Fla. (AP) - The FBI is marking the 30th anniversary of a bloody South Florida shootout that left two agen...
» Marine Corps Braces for Information Warfare Revolution
11/04/16 08:18 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. The Marine Corps could undergo an overhaul at all levels over the next decade to prepare for future conflicts in which information warfare will play a critical role, according to do...
» FBI questioning businessmen about how Mayor de Blasio raises money - WABC-TV
11/04/16 08:18 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from fbi - Google News. WABC-TV FBI questioning businessmen about how Mayor de Blasio raises money WABC-TV Mayor Bill de Blasio can expect more tough questions Monday about the fundraising corruption investigat...
» Conspiracy theories abound six years after Polish plane crash in Russia - Deutsche Welle
11/04/16 08:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Deutsche Welle Conspiracy theories abound six years after Polish plane crash in Russia Deutsche Welle Conspiracy theories abound six years after Polish plane crash in Russia . Poland'...
» Syria Defies Russia in Bid to Keep Assad - Wall Street Journal
11/04/16 08:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Wall Street Journal Syria Defies Russia in Bid to Keep Assad Wall Street Journal BEIRUT—The Syrian regime, emboldened by battlefield victories, is pushing a political solution to end ...
» Renault Tries to Fix Russian Misadventure - Wall Street Journal
11/04/16 08:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Wall Street Journal Renault Tries to Fix Russian Misadventure Wall Street Journal Such are the challenges Western investors face in Russia , where the state-led capitalism of Mr. Puti...