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Suspect handed preliminary charges of
Boston HeraldSuspect handed preliminary charges of murder, terrorism over beheading at ...Washington PostPARIS — Suspect handed preliminary charges of murder, terrorism over beheading at French gas factory. Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Share on ...French beheading suspect acted on Islamic State orders, says prosecutorTelegraph.co.ukSuspect sent selfie with decapitated victim, French prosecutor saysCNN InternationalBeheading suspect faces chargesBelfast TelegraphToronto Star -The Guardian -Channel News Asiaall 7 news articles »
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 11:50 am
Female passenger killed after 'human
Irish IndependentFemale passenger killed after 'human fireball' set himself alight on high ...Irish IndependentA video grab from the Japan Meteorological Agency's live camera image shows smoke rising from Owakudani Open Gallery 15 A video grab from the Japan Meteorological Agency's live camera image shows smoke rising from Owakudani vally at Mount ...Escape Footage Emerges After Man Sets Himself on Fire Aboard Bullet Train in ...VICE NewsTwo Train Passengers Dead After Man Intentionally Lit Himself on FireGawkerTwo dead in Japan bullet train suicide firegulfnews.comThe Australian -National Post -RTall 590 news articles »
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 11:49 am
US and Brazil Agree on Climate Change
New York TimesUS and Brazil Agree on Climate Change ActionsNew York TimesWASHINGTON — President Obama and President Dilma Rousseff of Brazil announced a series of agreements on Tuesday to address climate change, as Mr. Obama continued to push other countries to enact policies to cut planet-warming emissions before ...For Obama, rainbow White House was 'a moment worth savoring'Washington Post (blog)Obama, Rousseff turn page on spy spat, work on trade, travelReutersObama to Brazil: Thanks for the Shirt but USA! USA!Wall Street Journal (blog)ABC News -NBCSports.com -Christian Science Monitorall 438 news articles »
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 11:34 am
Iran, Greece, Climate Change Dominate
Wall Street JournalIran, Greece, Climate Change Dominate US-Brazil MeetingWall Street JournalWASHINGTON—President Barack Obama said Tuesday that he will only accept a nuclear deal with Iran that reflects a framework agreement reached in April, adding that he must receive assurances that pathways allowing Tehran to obtain nuclear weapons ...Obama: I will walk away from Iran talks if its a bad dealYnetnewsObama says US could 'walk away' from Iran nuclear talks, as deadline extendedFox NewsObama: US will walk away from bad nuclear deal with IranHaaretzFinancial Times -Jerusalem Post Israel News -Washington Postall 3,807 news articles »
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 11:32 am
Islamic State scores up gains and losses in
ReutersIslamic State scores up gains and losses in Syrian fightingReutersAMMAN Islamic State fighters stormed the Syrian town of Tel Abyad on the Turkish border on Tuesday and captured a neighborhood from the Syrian Kurdish YPG militia, but suffered setbacks in the northeastern city of Hasaka, a monitor and the army said.What does the Islamic State consider 'sorcery'?Christian Science MonitorIslamic State 'attacks Syrian town of Tal Abyad'BBC NewsISIS beheads women for the first timeNew Zealand HeraldCBS News -CTV News -The Guardianall 272 news articles »
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 11:16 am
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Chris Christie launches 2016 presidential
Yahoo's Bianna Golodryga and guests look at the N.J. governor's chances in a crowded GOP field.
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 6:51 am
Official: Prison chief, 11 others put on
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The superintendent at the prison where two killers broke out has been placed on leave along with his security chief and 10 other staff members amid a widening internal investigation into how the inmates pulled off the daring escape, a state official said Tuesday.
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 11:37 am
Obama's approval rating hits two-year high
According to a new CNN/ORC poll released Tuesday, 50 percent of Americans approve of the way Obama is handling his presidency — up 5 points over the most recent survey and his highest approval rating since May 2013.
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 7:41 am
Little hope of survivors in Indonesian
An aircraft crashes into a residential neighborhood in Indonesia's third-largest city.
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 9:04 am
Crunch time for Greece as IMF debt looms and
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — It's crunch time for Greece, with the European part of its international bailout expiring Tuesday and with it any possible access to the remaining rescue loans that it needs to pay its debts.
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 9:06 am
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The U.N. says South Sudanese soldiers
A new report by the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) claims to have found evidence that the Sudan People's Liberation Army and associated armed groups in South Sudan engaged in extreme sexual violence and torture against civilians.
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 5:17 am
Europe is just beginning a sweltering,
A dangerous pattern of long-term heat is setting up over Europe this week, and forecast models suggest it could stretch beyond the weekend. Temperatures are running up to 30 degrees above average, soaring past 100 degrees in Spain and France on Monday ...
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 5:16 am
Global Markets On Edge As Greece Heads For
LONDON, June 30 (Reuters) - Euro zone stocks and low-rated bonds recovered the worst of their losses on Tuesday but remained on edge as Greece looked set to default on a debt repayment to the IMF and plunge deeper into financial crisis. The breakdown of ...
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 5:16 am
Miss. court clerk resigns rather than
GRENADA, Miss. -- In a letter to the board of supervisors, Grenada County Circuit Clerk Linda Barnette announced her resignation on Tuesday, citing the Supreme Court's decision to legalize same-sex marriage. Barnette has been the circuit clerk for 24 years ...
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 5:11 am
Here’s A Picture From The Days When Mitch
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) was among the first to call for the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia’s battle flag to come down in public spaces. He subsequently suggested that it may be time to remove a statue of Jefferson Davis ...
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 5:11 am
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Greece To Default As Bailout Extension
Athens says it remains at the negotiating table amid ongoing uncertainty over Greece's future within the eurozone.
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 1:03 pm
Tunisia Victims' Bodies To Be Flown Home
The first flight carrying the bodies of British victims of the massacre will arrive in the UK tomorrow, it has been confirmed.
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 12:42 pm
Mexico Boycotts Miss Universe Over Trump
Miss Mexico will not travel to the competition after the presidential hopeful referred to migrants as criminals.
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 12:37 pm
Tunisia Releases Images Of Beach Attack
Bin Abdallah and Rafkhe Talari are being sought in connection with the massacre that left 38 dead, the majority of them British.
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 12:29 pm
Tunisia-Style Attack Simulated On London
Emergency services test how they would respond to a gun rampage by terrorists in the centre of the capital.
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 12:28 pm
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Blatter to miss World Cup final
Fifa president Sepp Blatter will not travel to Canada for the final of the Women's World Cup for "personal reasons".
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 12:54 pm
'Mass jailbreak' from Yemen prison
About 1,200 prisoners, including al-Qaeda suspects, escape from jail in central Yemen following clashes, officials say.
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 12:51 pm
Blue Peter's John Noakes found
Former Blue Peter presenter John Noakes is found after going missing from his home in Majorca
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 12:34 pm
Tunisia victims to be repatriated to UK
Britons killed by a gunman in last week's Tunisian beach attack will be repatriated from Wednesday ahead of a joint inquest, Downing Street says.
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 12:30 pm
US ballet dancer makes history
The American Ballet Theatre has named Misty Copeland its principal dancer - the first time a black ballerina has held the prestigious role.
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 11:53 am
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How a week changed Obama's legacy
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 1:09 pm
How Georgia dumped Confederate emblem
Last week, I and many of my fellow Georgians watched our neighboring state of South Carolina wrestle with the issue of flying the Confederate flag on its State House grounds as we remembered our own state's fight over whether to reverse a 1956 decision to adopt a state flag that prominently featured the Confederate battle emblem.
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 1:09 pm
Is Donald Trump the new Palin?
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 1:09 pm
Why Joe Biden should run
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 1:09 pm
Why Iran really wants a deal
The negotiators on both sides of the Iran nuclear talks have come too far to let a deal slip away. There's simply too much apprehension and worry, particularly in Washington, about what happens if it does.
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 1:09 pm
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Chris Christie officially launches White
"What we need to decide is that we can make a difference, that we can stand up and make a difference in this country," Christie said.       
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 5:01 am
Study: Fireworks cause a toxic brew of
Exploding fireworks release particles linked to a range of health effects.       
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 4:43 am
Prison chief, 11 others placed on leave
Steven Racette is the superintendent at Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora, N.Y.       
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 3:59 am
Here's how much weight marriage packs on
Marriage doesn't just add to your happiness, but also to your waistline.       
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 3:23 am
5-foot-long hairball found inside
It's called the Rapunzel syndrome, but there's nothing fairytale-like about the condition.       
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 3:21 am
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Surveillance Court Rules That N.S.A. Can
The Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court ruled that the National Security Agency may temporarily resume collecting records of Americans’ domestic phone calls in bulk.
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 1:16 pm
China Pledges to Halt Growth of Carbon
China, the world’s top greenhouse gas emitter, pledged to wean its economy off fossil fuels and reach “the earliest possible peak” in emissions.
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 1:10 pm
Supreme Court to Hear Challenge to Union
The justices took on a case against public-sector unions that could deal a severe blow to organized labor.
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 12:04 pm
Road to 2016: Chris Christie’s Path to
Although his campaign is a long shot, he could nonetheless be a big influence in the Republican primary fight. Here’s how.
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 11:51 am
Report Shows Widespread Mistreatment by
The abuses inflicted on women around the world as their babies are born are forcing some to stay at home instead of going to a hospital.
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 11:41 am
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Court rules NSA can temporarily resume bulk
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. court has ruled that the eavesdropping National Security Agency can temporarily resume its bulk collection of Americans' telephone records, according to documents made public on Tuesday.
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 1:09 pm
As default looms, Merkel rules out more
ATHENS (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel ruled out new negotiations with Greece until after it votes on a proposal from creditors, leaving virtually no hope left to avert a midnight default despite a plea from Athens for a last-minute bailout extension.
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 1:04 pm
Republican Christie launches 2016 bid,
LIVINGSTON, N.J. (Reuters) - New Jersey Governor Chris Christie launched an uphill run for the Republican presidential nomination on Tuesday with his trademark brashness, offering up his blunt talk and willingness to tackle tough issues as the cure for Washington dysfunction.
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 12:43 pm
Over 100 feared dead after Indonesia
MEDAN, Indonesia (Reuters) - More than 100 people were feared dead after a military transport plane plowed into a residential area shortly after take-off in northern Indonesia on Tuesday, in what may be the deadliest accident yet for an air force with a long history of crashes.
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 12:39 pm
Tunisia hotel gunman trained in Libya
TUNIS (Reuters) - The Tunisian gunman who carried out a deadly attack on a hotel last Friday trained in a jihadist camp in Libya last year, Tunisia's government said on Tuesday.
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 12:20 pm
Source: RT
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Too damn high: New York City to freeze rent
New York City's Rent Guidelines Board froze rents on rent-stabilized apartments with one-year leases, the first time the board has done so in its 46-year history.Read Full Article at RT.com
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 12:50 pm
Ukraine to stop buying Russian gas after
Russia and Ukraine failed to reach a new agreement on gas prices at talks in Vienna on Tuesday, leading to Ukraine suspending its purchase of Russian gas.Read Full Article at RT.com
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 12:43 pm
Explosive helium leaking from deep
An American geologist has discovered high levels of the explosive helium-3 leaking from the Southern California’s earthquake fault zone which appeared deeper and more significant than previously thought , a new study shows.Read Full Article at RT.com
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 12:16 pm
'We must act now’: France’s Le Pen seeks
The Leader of France’s National Front party, Marine Le Pen, has announced her run for the presidency of the northern region of Nord-Pas-de-Calais, which is struggling with a massive influx of migrants from the Middle East and Africa.Read Full Article at RT.com
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 12:15 pm
From 9,000 to 200,000: Poroshenko’s
The Ukrainian president has named an entirely new, wildly different figure for the number of Russian troops allegedly in Ukraine: over 20 times higher than he claimed earlier this month.Read Full Article at RT.com
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 12:13 pm
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Report: Egypt increasingly cracking down on
Egypt's youth and activists are being subjected to a number of repressive measures, according to Amnesty International.
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 12:46 pm
More than 110 killed in Indonesian military
Reports say all 113 people killed on board air force plane that crashed in Medan, while three others died on the ground.
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 12:35 pm
New Ebola case reported in Liberia
Liberia announces return of the deadly virus, more than six weeks after the country appeared to have eradicated disease.
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 12:27 pm
New Jersey's Chris Christie to run for US
Governor becomes 14th Republican to enter race for the party's nomination with no clear frontrunner for 2016 campaign.
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 12:19 pm
Burundi president claims early victory in
Pierre Nkurunziza claims win for his party in Monday's parliamentary poll which was boycotted by 17 opposition groups.
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 12:04 pm
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Wimbledon player condemns terror attack
TUNISIAN tennis star Malek Jaziri is horrified by the second deadly terror attack in his homeland this year and hopes it doesn't ruin its tourism industry.
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 10:51 am
Aust exposure to Greek crisis 'minuscule'
RBA boss Glenn Stevens says Australia's exposure to the Greek debt crisis and a potential default by Athens is "minuscule".
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 8:54 am
Lufthansa offers $A36,000 payout for crash
LUFTHANSA is offering $A36,000 in compensation for each victim of Germanwings flight 4U 9525, which crashed in the French Alps in March.
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 8:54 am
Honorary doctorate for Susan Boyle
THE Royal Conservatoire of Scotland has awarded singer Susan Boyle an honorary doctorate for her "distinction in the field of music".
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 7:27 am
Emerging nations eager for lift-off: RBA
RBA boss Glenn Stevens has answered question on US plans to start lifting interest rates and the future of China's currency during a forum in London.
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 6:55 am
Source: Telegraph
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International moves of other sports shows up
Jonathan Liew: With football and darts among the sports exploiting their international appeal, why is cricket displaying such poverty of ambition?
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 10:38 am
Andy Murray beats Mikhail Kukushkin: key
Britain's Andy Murray made light work of his first round opponent at Wimbledon 2015 beating Kukushkin in three sets. These are the key match stats
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 10:27 am
The worst places to take a selfie
As Labour's Amran Hussain takes selfie at site of Tunisia massacre, here are some more inappropriate examples
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 10:10 am
Tunisia attack: Everything we know so far
At least 25 Brits are confirmed dead in worst act of terrorism since 7/7, with many more missing and injured
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 9:48 am
Charles Pasqua, French minister - obituary
Hardline Gaullist minister who championed populist 'pur et dur' nationalism and railed against the malign influence of Brussels
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 9:33 am
Source: Euronews
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Iran deal remains elusive, stretching June
Appearing closer than ever to a positive agreement, the US, Britain, France, Germany, Russia and China have been working intensely with Iran trying…
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 8:30 am
Greece submits last-ditch aid plan,
With the Greek debt crisis reaching a climax, Athens has submitted a request to creditors to extend its current bailout programme "for a short period…
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 8:15 am
Iran nuclear talks extended till July 7,
The deadline for a deal on Iran's nuclear programme has been put back until July 7, according to the US State Department. The final date for the…
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 7:47 am
Channel tunnel closed again as ferry workers
Ferry workers in France faced with losing their jobs have again protested in Calais, cutting sea and rail links to Britain. Eurotunnel was forced to…
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 7:06 am
Gaza flotilla detainees await expulsion from
Detained protesters from the Gaza flotilla's Marianne are being held inside Givon prison in Ramla, Israel, and most if not all are expected to be…
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 5:19 am
Source: ITN
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British Gas owner posts huge profits
British Gas' owner has increased profits at its residential arm by 23 per cent in a move fanning flames of anger over recent price hikes.Related StoriesCentrica criticised over profitsBatman shootings: Amateur video of audience fleeingJamie Heaton's parents visit Shaw explosion siteBo's wife charged with murder of British businessmanRelated StoriesFirst outing for fastest cubs on landMariem Alaoui Selsouli suspendedHSBC dealt record fine over drug-money launderingPolice numbers drop to lowest level in 9 yearsKiller whale drags trainer underwater at SeaWorld, San Diego
Posted on 26 July 2012 | 6:12 am
Warsi cleared of expenses fiddle
The Conservative Party says its co-chairman Baroness Warsi has been cleared of allegations she wrongly claimed Parliamentary expenses.Related StoriesDavid Cameron heckled at Olympic eventMost over-the-top PMQs question ever?Cameron: 'We have to deal with banking culture'David Cameron confronted by angry Yorkshire residentRelated StoriesDavid Beckham surprises Team GB fans in photo boothAll children to be given flu vaccineOlympics 'sabotage' strike called offWitnesses describe horror at Tate Modern death plungePolice numbers drop to lowest level in 9 years
Posted on 26 July 2012 | 6:12 am
Bo's wife charged with murder of British
The wife of scandal-hit Chinese politician Bo Xilai is to be prosecuted for the murder of British businessman Neil Heywood.Related StoriesNorth Korean soldiers dance to celebrate Kim's promotionBNP members to be 'banned' from ChurchWarsi cleared of expenses fiddleWedding party's cars plunge into river as bridge collapsesRelated StoriesChina shows off elite Harbin Z-9 helicopterAdorable white lion cubs born in MexicoBreathtaking volcano eruption in JapanSenior Syrian diplomats defectKiller whale drags trainer underwater at SeaWorld, San Diego
Posted on 26 July 2012 | 4:49 am
Olympics kicks off with flag gaffe
Olympic organisers LOCOG have been forced to apologise to the North Korean women's football team, after the South Korean flag was displayed before their first match.Related StoriesDavid Beckham: 'I have a small role in opening ceremony'London 2012 kicks off with footballOlympics 'sabotage' strike called offMariem Alaoui Selsouli suspendedTall ships sail to the Thames for the Olympics
Posted on 26 July 2012 | 4:11 am
Police numbers drop to lowest level in 9
The number of police officers in England and Wales has fallen to its lowest level in nine years, figures showed today.Related StoriesEngland and Wales are ageing faster than ever beforeBNP members to be 'banned' from ChurchWarsi cleared of expenses fiddleWitnesses describe horror at Tate Modern death plungeRelated StoriesBritish Gas owner posts huge profitsHSBC dealt record fine over drug-money launderingWitnesses describe horror at Tate Modern death plungeKiller whale drags trainer underwater at SeaWorld, San DiegoWarsi cleared of expenses fiddle
Posted on 26 July 2012 | 4:03 am