Thursday, April 14, 2016

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» Putin calls Obama ‘decent man’ for remarks on mistakes in Libya
14/04/16 13:32 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. For Putin and other Russian officials, it was a welcome mea culpa.
» Poll of British Muslims Reveals Startling Views on Gays and Terror
14/04/16 13:31 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. Muslim men at the Baitul Futuh Mosque in London. A new poll revealed views among Britain’s largest religious minority that differed from the greater population’s.
» Kerry Calls for Push to Boost Connectivity in Poor Countries
14/04/16 13:30 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is urging governments and industries to create enabling environments that spur connectivity, while promoting a U.S. plan to bring 1.5 billion people who...
» Ukraine’s parliament approved presidential ally Volodymyr Groysman as prime minister…
14/04/16 13:29 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The World Web News – worldwn.com. Ukraine approves new PM in bid to end reform deadlock CNBC – 2 hours ago Ukraine’s parliament approved presidential ally Volodymyr Groysman as prime minister o...
» During Call-in, Putin Airs Views on US, Syria, Economy, Potholes
14/04/16 13:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Russian President Vladimir has accused the United States of having "imperial ambitions.' Speaking Thursday Putin says the Syrian people must engage in talks to agree on a new constitution...
» Russian Jets Conduct 'Unsafe and Unprofessional' Flybys near US Ship
14/04/16 13:26 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. The US Navy says "aggressive Russian aircraft" – identified as SU-24s – made several close, low altitude passes near the destroyer USS Donald Cook on Monday and Tuesday as the ship sailed...
» Poland says NATO must speak to Russia from position of strength - Reuters
14/04/16 13:26 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Reuters Poland says NATO must speak to Russia from position of strength Reuters WARSAW NATO should return to Cold War ways of thinking in its relations with Russia , and speak to Mosc...
» Путин: России нужна стабильная и процветающая Украина - ТАСС
14/04/16 13:26 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from В мире – Новости Google. ТАСС Путин: России нужна стабильная и процветающая Украина ТАСС МОСКВА, 14 апреля. /ТАСС/. России нужна стабильная и процветающая Украина , заявил Владимир Путин в ходе "Прямо...
» Vladimir Putin's Annual Call-In Show: Russians Submit 3M Questions - NBCNews.com
14/04/16 13:26 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. NBCNews.com Vladimir Putin's Annual Call-In Show: Russians Submit 3M Questions NBCNews.com MOSCOW — Russian President Vladimir Putin fielded some of the 3 million questions submitted ...
» Polish Official Urges NATO To Speak To Moscow 'From Position Of Strength'
14/04/16 13:26 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Poland's deputy defense minister has urged NATO to speak to Moscow from a position of strength to counter its renewed assertiveness in Eastern Europe.
» Queen Elizabeth Still 'The Boss' as She Approaches 90th Birthday
14/04/16 13:03 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Britain's Queen Elizabeth, the world's oldest monarch, turns 90 next Thursday showing no sign she will be retiring from the stage anytime soon. Her birthday comes months after she surpass...
» Ukraine’s Parliament Approves New Prime Minister in Vote
14/04/16 13:03 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia. Volodymyr B. Groysman replaced Arseniy P. Yatsenyuk in the most significant shuffle of the country’s senior leadership since a revolution two years ago.
» Ukrainian Parliament Appoints Groysman as New Prime Minister
14/04/16 13:03 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The Moscow Times Top Stories. Ukraine's parliament has appointed Volodymyr Groysman as the country's new prime minister, the state-run TASS news agency reported Thursday.
» EU Approves Security Plan to Track Airline Passenger Info
14/04/16 13:03 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. European Union lawmakers on Thursday approved a scheme to share airline passenger information that can be used to track foreign fighters heading to and from conflict areas like Syria and ...
» Прощание с Россией
14/04/16 13:02 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from SvobodaRadio's YouTube Videos. From: SvobodaRadio Duration: 03:24 Турецкий фермер Акчай Емер, живущий в российской республике Коми, вынужден в спешке паковать вещи и бросать все нажитое за 20 с лишним ...
» The Latest: Putin: Russia considers trade for Ukraine pilot - Washington Post
14/04/16 13:01 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Washington Post The Latest: Putin: Russia considers trade for Ukraine pilot Washington Post MOSCOW — The Latest on Russian President Vladimir Putin's marathon call-in TV show (all tim...
» Professors On Hunger Strike At Tbilisi University
14/04/16 13:01 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Five professors with the Georgian Technical University in Tbilisi have been on hunger strike since Monday. They demanded the resignation of the school's rector, chancello...
» Hroysman Confirmed As Ukraine's New Prime Minister
14/04/16 13:00 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Ukraine's parliament approved Volodymyr Hroysman as the country's new prime minister. It's considered in the biggest government shake-up since a 2014 uprising resulted in...
» The Latest: Putin: Russia considers trade for Ukraine pilot - U.S. News & World Report
14/04/16 13:00 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. U.S. News & World Report The Latest: Putin: Russia considers trade for Ukraine pilot U.S. News & World Report Russian President Vladimir Putin arrives at his annual call-in show in Mo...
» Merkel to Migrants: Learn German or Lose Benefits
14/04/16 12:59 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s coalition government agreed on a measure Thursday that would require migrants to learn the German language and attempt to find work or risk losing their ...
» Putin's Annual Call-In: Brightest Quotes
14/04/16 12:59 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The Moscow Times Top Stories. Putin's 14th annual call-in marathon this Thursday lasted three and a half hours: enough time for the president to answer 80 questions from across Russia.
» Putin's annual phone-in has regional officials quaking in their boots
14/04/16 12:59 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia | The Guardian. Russian president’s annual phone-in receives 3m calls, with those lucky enough to get through enjoying instant justice Vladimir Putin’s annual phone-ins with the nation tend to follo...
» News Review – Front Post
14/04/16 12:55 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Sites and Blogs Review. LINKS <> You apparently do not have JavaScript enabled on your browser lest you would be viewing an RSS Feed here from RSS Dog Mike Nova’s Shared Newslinks  |  LINKS ...
» Obama Visits CIA HQ and Talks Next Steps in ISIS Fight
14/04/16 12:55 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Sites and Blogs Review. Obama Visits CIA HQ and Talks Next Steps in ISIS Fight NBCNews.com – 17 hours ago ISIS still has “the ability to inflict horrific violence,” but “we have mom...
» Panama Papers details are correct but do not implicate me, says Putin
14/04/16 12:54 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia | The Guardian. Russian president says information about his old friend Sergei Roldugin is accurate while insisting it shows no illegal activity Vladimir Putin has said the revelations from the Pana...
» Report: Brussels attack targeted travelers to US, Russia, Israel - USA TODAY
14/04/16 12:54 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. USA TODAY Report: Brussels attack targeted travelers to US, Russia , Israel USA TODAY A suspect in bombings at an airport and metro station in Brussels that killed 32 people said the ...
» In Satire Feud, Turkey's Erdogan Finds Unlikely Ally In An Obscure German Law
14/04/16 12:53 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Turkey's president wants Berlin to punish a German satirist and has chosen a little-known German law as his weapon of choice.
» Pope, Patriarch to Highlight Refugees' Plight in Visit
14/04/16 12:52 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Last week, dozens of migrants who risked their lives crossing the Aegean Sea to reach Europe were returned from two Greek islands to Turkey - the first of thousands earmarked for return u...
» Canada Announcing Assisted Suicide Law
14/04/16 12:52 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Canada is announcing a new assisted-suicide law Thursday, more than a year after the country's Supreme Court struck down measures that banned euthanasia, declaring that outlawing it depri...
» Iraqis Fleeing Islamic State Describe Militants' Tactics
14/04/16 12:40 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Islamic State militants across Iraq have proven to be a formidable force: experts in a hybrid of traditional and guerrilla warfare against their enemies, while terrorizing civilian popula...
» Was a St. Petersburg Journalist Brutally Killed for Being Gay?
14/04/16 12:38 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The Moscow Times Top Stories. It was clear something was afoot with Dmitry Tsilikin. There had been no news from the journalist since he had returned from a work trip to Riga on March 26.В
» Ukraine - Google Search
14/04/16 12:19 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Ukraine approves new PM in bid to end reform deadlock CNBC - 2 hours ago Ukraine's parliament approved presidential ally Volodymyr Groysman as prime minister on Thursday in the biggest political shakeup since...
» putin - Google Search
14/04/16 12:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Girl asks Putin : Who'd you save from drowning, Erdogan or ... CNN International - 3 hours ago Russian President Vladimir Putin is accusing the United States of trying to destabilize Russia before elections t...
» Obama visits CIA - Google Search
14/04/16 11:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Obama Visits CIA HQ and Talks Next Steps in ISIS Fight <a href="http://NBCNews.com" rel="nofollow">NBCNews.com</a> - 17 hours ago ISIS still has "the ability to inflict horrific violence," but "we...
» News Links
14/04/16 11:30 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Sites and Blogs Review. News Sites: Front Pages Sites and Names – sitesandnames.net – Links to Sites, Blogs and Domain Names The World Web Times – wwtimes.com – News, Analysis, Opinions The World Web Times...
» 9:03 AM 4/14/2016 - What it looks like when Russian attack jets fly ‘dangerously close’ to a Navy ship - The Washington Post
14/04/16 09:06 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NEWS: The World and Global Security Review. What it looks like when Russian attack jets fly ‘dangerously close’ to a Navy ship - The Washington Post Watch Out: China and Russia Are Working Together at Sea ...
» Russian Warplanes Simulated an Attack on a U.S. Ship, Official Says
13/04/16 21:05 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World – TIME. Two Russian warplanes simulated an attack on an American guided missile destroyer Tuesday , according to an U.S. official. In a report by Reuters, an official speaking anonymously said that t...
» President Sisi Thinks He Owns Egypt - Huffington Post
13/04/16 21:05 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. Huffington Post President Sisi Thinks He Owns Egypt Huffington Post Egyptian President Sisi handed over two Red Sea islands, Sanafir and Tiran, to Saudi Arabia in return for a $16 bill...
» Trump campaign manager will not be prosecuted, sources say - Politico
13/04/16 21:04 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. Politico Trump campaign manager will not be prosecuted, sources say Politico A Florida prosecutor has decided not to prosecute Donald Trump's campaign manager for battery after a...
» President Obama makes likely his last visit to the CIA, where concerns are all about Trump
13/04/16 21:04 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. The agency regarded Obama with significant apprehension when he first came to Langley in 2009.
» Obama Visits CIA HQ and Talks Next Steps in ISIS Fight - NBCNews.com
13/04/16 21:03 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from cia - Google News. NBCNews.com Obama Visits CIA HQ and Talks Next Steps in ISIS Fight NBCNews.com The president's remarks, which come as the administration considers its next steps in fighting ISIS, follow...
» The destructive threat of cyberwarfare
13/04/16 21:03 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes. Clearly the United States needs a cyberdeterrent capacity — the ability to do unto adversaries anything they might try to do unto us.
» President Obama makes likely his last visit to the CIA, where concerns are all about Trump - Washington Post
13/04/16 21:03 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from cia - Google News. Washington Post President Obama makes likely his last visit to the CIA , where concerns are all about Trump Washington Post President Obama arrived at CIA headquarters on Wednesday for t...
» US: Global Human Rights Hit by Brutal Terror Groups & Stifling Authorities
13/04/16 21:01 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. The State Department’s 2015 human rights report points to a global governance crisis, citing brutality committed by terror groups, and civil society stifled by authorities as key problems...
» President Obama visits CIA headquarters as U.S. steps up attacks against Islamic State - LA Times | The US and the Global Counterterrorism Strategy is Failing | Counter-Terrorism: Hiding In Plain Sight
13/04/16 19:57 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NEWS: The World and Global Security Review. President Obama visits CIA headquarters as U.S. steps up attacks against Islamic State - LA Times The US and the Global Counterterrorism Strategy is Failing Coun...
» 5:13 PM 4/13/2016 - Panama Papers Likely to Spark New Prosecutions Mossack Fonseca's Panama offices raided as tax investigators meet in Paris | World news | The Guardian Panama raids Mossack Fonseca law offices - YouTube | Russian aircraft shot down despi
13/04/16 19:55 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NEWS: The World and Global Security Review. Panama Papers Likely to Spark New Prosecutions Mossack Fonseca's Panama offices raided as tax investigators meet in Paris | World news | The Guardian Panama raid...
» Today's Headlines and Commentary
13/04/16 19:47 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Lawfare - Hard National Security Choices. Syrian peace talks   resumed   in Geneva today as President Bashar al Assad proceeded with parliamentary elections.  The  Guardian  notes that the “polls are due t...
» Kerry says human rights abuses help spawn terrorism
13/04/16 19:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes News. A crackdown on dissent by authoritarian governments last year contributed to a rising tide of human rights abuses that has allowed terrorist groups to flourish, according to the Sta...
» Tension on the South China Sea draws concerns; so should submarines underneath
13/04/16 19:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes News. The Navy's "Silent Service" rarely discloses its operations, but is part of a diverse and growing international fleet of submersibles that is deployed across the Pacific region broa...
» Canada Expected To Scale Back Programs, Post Defense Review
13/04/16 19:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Defense News - Home. The Canadian government is widely expected to scale back or eliminate some of the military’s planned equipment programs and could see niche roles emerge for the country’s military. ...
» US says Russian planes buzzed Navy ship in Baltic Sea
13/04/16 19:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AP Top News at 6:57 p.m. EDT. WASHINGTON (AP) -- Russian attack planes buzzed a U.S. Navy destroyer in the Baltic Sea multiple times Monday and Tuesday, coming as close as an estimated 30 feet from the shi...
» Tech Boom Spurs Latest San Francisco Rent Hikes
13/04/16 18:58 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. San Francisco has been hit with soaring housing prices, the result of a booming economy and a growing high-tech industry. The problem extends from the city to the suburbs, but as Mike O'S...
» Assad holds parliamentary election as Syrian peace talks resume
13/04/16 18:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. DAMASCUS (Reuters) - Syrians voted in a parliamentary election in government-held areas of the country on Wednesday in what they called a show of support for President Bashar al-Assad,...
» US Urges Macedonia to Reconsider Decision to Halt Wiretap Inquiry
13/04/16 18:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. The United States on Wednesday slammed Macedonia's decision to pardon suspects involved in a government wiretap operation and called on President Gjorge Ivanov to reconsider his decision....
» Macedonia protesters wreck one of president's offices
13/04/16 18:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. SKOPJE (Reuters) - Demonstrators protesting against Macedonian President Gjorge Ivanov's decision to halt all prosecutions linked to a wire-tapping scandal wrecked one of his offices a...
» U.S. Senator Rubio wants to end some benefits for Cuban immigrants
13/04/16 18:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Senator Marco Rubio called on Wednesday for a change in U.S. policy toward Cuban immigrants, seeking to stop providing refugee benefits to those coming from the ...
» Turkey expects more Syrians to return from Greece under EU deal - Reuters
13/04/16 18:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. Reuters Turkey expects more Syrians to return from Greece under EU deal Reuters VIENNA Turkey has begun taking back Syrians from Greece under an agreement with the European Union aimed...
» Zika Definitely Causes Birth Defects, U.S. Officials Announce
13/04/16 18:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World – TIME. There’s no longer doubt that Zika causes birth defects like microcephaly and other severe brain abnormalities , United States health officials announced on Wednesday. The U.S. Centers for Dis...
» CDC confirms Zika virus causes microcephaly, other birth defects - Washington Post
13/04/16 18:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. Washington Post CDC confirms Zika virus causes microcephaly, other birth defects Washington Post Federal health officials confirmed Wednesday that the Zika virus causes a rare bi...
» In Online Magazine, ISIS Paints a Portrait of Brussels Attackers
13/04/16 18:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. The latest issue of Dabiq, the online Islamic State magazine, includes a photograph of Najim Laachraoui, right, the 24-year-old former Catholic school pupil who was last seen wheeling a sui...
» Party of South Korea’s President Loses Majority in Parliament
13/04/16 18:42 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. The vote was seen as a referendum on President Park Geun-hye, now a highly divisive leader, and, analysts said, it was a rejection of her style of government.
» Fox says Megyn Kelly meets with Trump
13/04/16 18:42 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AP Top News at 5:52 p.m. EDT. NEW YORK (AP) -- Donald Trump met with Fox News Channel anchor Megyn Kelly on Wednesday, who he has been bad-mouthing on social media since he was angered by a question she as...
» CDC: Zika definitely causes severe birth defects
13/04/16 18:41 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AP Top News at 5:52 p.m. EDT. NEW YORK (AP) -- Confirming the worst fears of many pregnant women in the United States and Latin America, U.S. health officials said Wednesday there is no longer any doubt th...
» VIDEO: Europe's migration crisis grows again
13/04/16 18:41 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - World. Almost 19,000 migrants have reached Italy by sea in the three months to the end of March, nearly double the number for the same period last year.
» North Korea missile capabilities increasing: U.S. defense officials
13/04/16 18:40 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. intelligence believes North Korea's ability to reach the United States with an intercontinental ballistic missile is low, but its capabilities will increase...
» U.N. chief was 'inept' on peacekeeper sex abuse: key U.S. senator
13/04/16 18:40 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The chairman of the U.S. Senate Committee on Foreign Relations on Wednesday accused United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon of ineptitude for failing to...
» Mexico announces over $4 billion in aid for struggling Pemex
13/04/16 18:40 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World. Mexico’s government has announced more than $4 billion in aid for state oil company Petroleos Mexicanos, which has been hit by the fall in crude prices.
» Zika Causes Microcephaly, CDC Confirms
13/04/16 18:39 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. "It is now clear that Zika does cause microcephaly," Dr. Tom Frieden, director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, said in opening a news conference Wednesday at CDC h...
» Israel promotes Arab police officer
13/04/16 18:39 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - World. An Arab police officer is promoted by Israel to deputy commissioner, the highest rank ever attained by a Muslim in the force.
» Protesters Attack Macedonian President's Office
13/04/16 18:39 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Protesters in Macedonia, angry about President Gjorge Ivanov's decision to halt prosecutions of officials linked to a wiretapping scandal, stormed and ransacked one of th...
» Ukraine's Pro-Western Parties Agree On New Government
13/04/16 18:38 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Ukraine's two largest pro-Western political parties reportedly reached agreement late on April 13 about a new pro-EU government that will be headed by parliament speaker ...
» Isolated, Rousseff Faces Diminishing Chances to Survive Impeachment
13/04/16 18:38 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Latest From the Wilson Center. The loss of support to President Dilma Rousseff intensified after the Chamber of Deputies special committee approved, on April 11, a motion to move forward with impeachment p...
» Argentine Ex-president Denounces Political Persecution
13/04/16 18:38 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Argentina's former president Cristina Fernandez accused the government of political persecution on Wednesday after testifying in court about alleged irregularities at the central bank tha...
» Russian fighter jets, reconnaissance helicopter buzzed U.S. Navy destroyer
13/04/16 18:37 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security. In the latest incident of aggressive Russian probing of American military assets, a Defense Department official said Wednesday that two Russian military jets enga...
» VA investigates 'active shooter' false alarm to 23K staffers
13/04/16 18:37 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security. RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs is investigating after a false alarm about an active shooter was sent to VA hospitals nationwide. Dan...
» Lies About Combat in Iraq
13/04/16 18:36 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from United States Defense and Military Forces. A psychotherapist who works with the military objects to lies that hide war’s “terrible truths.”
» Tensions Rise Over Granting Iran Access to U.S. Dollar
13/04/16 18:36 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. Treasury Department officials are moving to reassure Congress that Iran will not be granted access to U.S. financial markets following comments by top Obama administration officials...
» Senators' Encryption Measure Adds New Fuel to Apple-FBI Debate - Bloomberg
13/04/16 18:36 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from fbi - Google News. NBCNews.com Senators' Encryption Measure Adds New Fuel to Apple- FBI Debate Bloomberg The proposal adds fuel to a fight being waged most visibly between Apple Inc. and the FBI over wheth...
» Inside the Ring: Obama redefines secrets in Hillary Clinton defense
13/04/16 18:33 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security. President Obama this week redefined the definition of classified information in comments made Sunday in defending former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's plac...
» Obama to visit CIA as US weighs next steps on Islamic State
13/04/16 18:33 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security. WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama will pay a rare visit to CIA headquarters Wednesday as the United States weighs sending more forces to Iraq to fight the ...
» Obama to Visit CIA as US Weighs Next Steps on Islamic State - ABC News
13/04/16 18:32 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from cia - Google News. Los Angeles Times Obama to Visit CIA as US Weighs Next Steps on Islamic State ABC News President Barack Obama will pay a rare visit to CIA headquarters Wednesday as the United States wei...
» Obama visits CIA as US weighs next steps on Islamic State
13/04/16 18:32 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes News. President Barack Obama was paying a rare visit to CIA headquarters Wednesday as the United States weighs sending more forces to Iraq to fight the Islamic State group.
» Clinton won't be beaten by bogus scandals - Coos Bay World
13/04/16 18:32 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from james b. comey - Google News. Clinton won't be beaten by bogus scandals Coos Bay World Now comes The Washington Post with an interminable 5,000-word narrative anchored by an "eye-popping" claim t...
» President Obama visits CIA headquarters as U.S. steps up attacks against Islamic State
13/04/16 18:31 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . President Obama made a rare visit Wednesday to CIA headquarters for briefings on the war against Islamic State as the administration steps up air attacks along a patch of Syria's northern border in a renewed ...
» President Obama visits CIA headquarters as US steps up attacks against Islamic State - Los Angeles Times
13/04/16 18:29 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from cia - Google News. Los Angeles Times President Obama visits CIA headquarters as US steps up attacks against Islamic State Los Angeles Times President Obama made a rare visit Wednesday to CIA headquarters f...
» НТВ раскололо ПАРНАС
13/04/16 18:29 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from SvobodaRadio's YouTube Videos. From: SvobodaRadio Duration: 53:34 Скандальный фильм НТВ "Касьянов день" все же стал причиной острого конфликта в партии ПАРНАС. Мнения сторон и экспертов. В передаче уча...
» Russian Jets Fly Low Over US Navy Ship - YouTube
13/04/16 17:55 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Published on Apr 13, 2016 Video released by the U.S. Navy Wednesday shows Russian attack planes flying as close as an estimated 30 feet above a Navy destroyer in the Baltic Sea. The White House is calling the...
» Russian fighter jet flies within 75 feet of U.S. ship - YouTube
13/04/16 17:54 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Published on Apr 13, 2016 Unarmed Russian fighter jets made two extremely close overflights this week of the USS Donald Cook, sailing in the Baltic Sea, CNN has learned.
» Russia Pushes Back 'Putin's Bridge' to Annexed Crimea by a Year
13/04/16 17:34 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Russia has pushed back the completion date of a showcase multi-billion dollar bridge to link the Russian mainland with annexed Crimea by one year, saying the original plan had to be adjus...
» Russian warplanes fly 'dangerously' close to US naval ship – video
13/04/16 17:33 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia | The Guardian. The White House condemns ‘repeated incidents’ of Russian warplanes – involved in a simulated attack – passing near a US-guided missile destroyer in the Baltic Sea on Tuesday after fo...
» With Migrant Mission to Greece, Pope Cements Orthodox Ties
13/04/16 17:33 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. 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 do...
» Russian Plane Flew ‘Dangerously Close’ to U.S. Ship, White House Says
13/04/16 17:32 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia. Washington accused Russia on Wednesday of violating professional military norms over the Baltic Sea when a plane flew close to an American ship and a Polish aircraft.
» The Authoritarian Bias: Measuring Public Opinion in Russia
13/04/16 17:31 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Latest From the Wilson Center. Public opinion survey data from countries under authoritarian regimes are often treated as reliable, but how do they compare to survey data from democracies? How can social s...
» 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.
» 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 .          ...
» 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...
» 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.