India's army hits militant staging areas in
Washington PostIndia's army hits militant staging areas in Pakistan in escalation between nuclear-armed rivalsWashington PostNEW DELHI — Indian forces hit militants gathered at staging areas across its border with Pakistan, the military said Thursday, in a steep rise in tensions between the two nuclear-armed rivals. Lt. Gen. Ranbir Singh, the director general of Indian ...In escalation, India says it launches strikes on militants in PakistanReutersAsia Pacific|India Claims 'Surgical Strikes' in Pakistani-Controlled KashmirNew York TimesIndian army claims 'surgical strikes' on militantsUSA TODAYInternational Business Times -BBC News -The Hindu -Wall Street Journalall 452 news articles »
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 2:33 am
Philippine leader to end drills with US that
CBS NewsPhilippine leader to end drills with US that "China does not want"CBS NewsHANOI, Vietnam -- Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said he was giving notice to the United States, his country's long-standing ally, that joint exercises of Filipino and American troops next week will be the last such drills. He told the Filipino ...As Philippines' Duterte visits Vietnam, US jibes hang over new partnersh...ReutersTop Philippine Diplomat Assures U.S. After Duterte Drills RemarkBloombergGroups laud Duterte for skipping PH-US war gamesInquirer.netRappler -Winona Daily News -Stars and Stripes -International Business Timesall 71 news articles »
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 2:23 am
Bill Clinton's unfinished business in Israel
PoliticoBill Clinton's unfinished business in IsraelPoliticoIn January 2003, Bill Clinton attended the 80th birthday of former Israeli Prime Minister Shimon Peres, his friend and partner in pursuit of Middle East peace during the 1990s. Onstage at a gala celebration in Israel, a twinkly-eyed Clinton sang along ...Thousands of Israelis file past coffin of former president PeresReutersIsraelis Pay Respects to Peres, Clinton Arrives in IsraelNew York Times5 things you need to know ThursdayUSA TODAYBBC News -Washington Post -National Review Online -STLtoday.comall 2,108 news articles »
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 2:13 am
Russia Says It Would Support 48-Hour Truce
Washington PostRussia Says It Would Support 48-Hour Truce in Syria's AleppoNew York TimesMOSCOW — A top Russian diplomat says a United States' threat to halt cooperation with Russia in the Syria conflict constitutes an "emotional breakdown" and says Russia is willing to support a 48-hour cease-fire around Aleppo. Deputy Foreign Minister ...Russia says US Syria statement shows Washington supports terrorismReutersRyabkov: US Pursues Policy of Threats, BlackmailAl-Manar TVUS Comments on Daesh Threat in Russia 'Emotional Breakdown'Sputnik InternationalRussia Beyond the Headlines -TODAYonline -Mehr News Agency - English Version -Japan Todayall 47 news articles »
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 2:09 am
Statewide blackout plunges Australia into
ReutersStatewide blackout plunges Australia into renewable energy debateReutersCars and buses drive in the central business district (CBD) of Adelaide after severe storms and thousands of lightning strikes knocked out power to the entire state of South Australia, September 28, 2016. Picture taken September 28, 2016. AAP/David ...South Australia belted by second storm in 24 hours with winds of up to 140km/hThe GuardianAustralian government wants slower switch to clean energyOmaha World-HeraldTurnbull Steps Up Attack on Renewables After Australian BlackoutBloombergABC Online -BBC News -NEWS.com.au -UPI.comall 287 news articles »
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 1:42 am
Why Clinton hasn’t put Trump away
Two moments from the first presidential debate illustrate why the shift in the race isn't as drastic as you might think.
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 2:00 am
Fatal Calif. police shooting sparks protests
Authorities in suburban San Diego say a black man was shot and killed by police after pointing an object at officers.
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 12:58 am
Police: School shooter killed dad before
A teenager fatally shot his father at home before wounding two students and a teacher at a South Carolina elementary school.
Posted on 28 September 2016 | 10:14 pm
Congress clears bill to avoid shutdown
Lawmakers avert an election-year crisis and send President Obama legislation to keep the government operating through Dec. 9.
Posted on 28 September 2016 | 7:34 pm
Deal reached to keep U.S govt. running
The agreement would avert a potential federal shutdown and comes just three days before a midnight deadline.
Posted on 28 September 2016 | 7:03 pm