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Poverty Could Hobble Colombia's Anti-drug
Voice of AmericaPoverty Could Hobble Colombia's Anti-drug Push After Peace DealVoice of AmericaJose Toconas, 45, shows the drying marijuana plants grown out at his home in the mountains of Tacueyo, Cauca, Colombia, Feb. 10, 2016. Share. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share on Google+ · Email to a Friend. Print. TACUEYO, COLOMBIA —.Security Council reiterates commitment to Colombian peace processUN News CentreThe Colombia Accord: When Negotiations and Concessions are NecessaryThe National Interest Online (blog)Waging peace in Colombia after 52 years of warChicago TribunePlatts -CCTV-America -i24newsall 127 news articles »
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 6:24 pm
Residents Abandon Daraya as Government
New York TimesResidents Abandon Daraya as Government Seizes a Symbol of Syria's RebellionNew York TimesAn image provided by the Syrian antigovernment group Local Council of Daraya City showed residents gathered with their belongings as they prepared to evacuate from Daraya on Friday. Credit Local Council of Daraya City, via Associated Press. BEIRUT ...The Syrian uprising's most famous stronghold is about to fall to Assad's governmentWashington PostSyrian residents, rebels leave besieged city of DarayaCNNResidents of Besieged Syrian Town Say Goodbye to Those Left Behind ForeverWall Street JournalReuters -PBS NewsHour -NPR -Voice of Americaall 183 news articles »
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 4:55 pm
Bombing May Be Sign of PKK Offensive After
Voice of AmericaBombing May Be Sign of PKK Offensive After Turkey Incursion Into SyriaVoice of AmericaSmoke rises from buildings at the site of a car bomb explosion at a police headquarters in Cizre, located in Turkey's Sirnak province bordering both Syria and Iraq, in this still image from video, Aug. 26, 2016. Share. Share on Facebook · Share on ...Kurdish militants claim deadly car bomb attack in TurkeyOCRegisterTurkey blast: 11 killed at police checkpointCNNSuicide truck bomb attack in Turkey kills 11 police; 78 woundedChicago TribuneFox News -The Atlantic -U.S. News & World Report -Christian Science Monitorall 332 news articles »
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 3:47 pm
Bolivian President, Opposition Spar Over
Hindustan TimesBolivian President, Opposition Spar Over Official's KillingNew York TimesLA PAZ, Bolivia — President Evo Morales and his political opponents traded recriminations Friday over the shocking beating death of a high-ranking government official by protesting miners who had blockaded a highway. The killing of Deputy Interior ...In shocking burst of violence, striking miners kidnap, kill deputy minister in BoliviaLos Angeles TimesIn Bolivia, Striking Miners Kidnap And Kill High-Level MinisterNPRSecurity Minister Taken Hostage Begs For Life Live On Radio Prior To MurderDaily CallerForbes -CCTV-America -Fox News -Wall Street Journalall 175 news articles »
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 3:42 pm
Police Break Up Zimbabwe
NPRPolice Break Up Zimbabwe 'Mega-Demonstration' In Defiance Of Court OrderNPRIn Zimbabwe's capital city, police fired tear gas and water cannons to disperse a demonstration that the country's top court had ruled could proceed. Opposition leaders termed Friday's march in Harare a "mega-demonstration." It marked "the first time ...Police in Zimbabwe Hit Protesters With Batons, Tear Gas and Water CannonsNew York TimesNo "Arab Spring" in Zimbabwe, Mugabe warns protestersReutersNo Arab Spring in Zimbabwe: Mugabe warns protestersDaily MailVoice of America -The Daily Progress -The Independent 372 news articles »
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 12:57 pm
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Judge blocks N.C.'s transgender bathroom law
The ruling means two students and a UNC employee can use bathrooms matching their gender identity.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 2:40 pm
Honoring working dogs on National Dog Day
Service dog “Titan” hangs out off the floor of the Quicken Loans Arena on first day of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio, July 18, 2016. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call)
Posted on 31 December 1969 | 4:00 pm
Immigration hardliner's warning for Trump
GOP Rep. Steve King says that if the candidate is changing his position, it could prompt supporters to stay home.
Posted on 25 August 2016 | 9:00 pm
Maine governor to lawmaker: ‘I am after
Gov. Paul Richard LePage became angry after being called a racist by Rep. Drew Gattine.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 9:27 am
Kaine channels Bill Clinton on 'Late Show'
Tim Kaine showed off his mean harmonica skills in a bluesy jam session with house band Jon Batiste and Stay Human.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 10:18 am
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Boaters Rescued From Uninhabited Island
A pair of mariners stranded on an uninhabited Pacific island for a week were rescued by a U.S. Navy air crew on Friday after writing "SOS" in the sand. The boaters were marooned on an island in Chuuk State, Federated States of Micronesia, on Aug. 19 with ...
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 3:14 pm
Man arrested in stabbing deaths of
(CNN) A man has been arrested in the stabbing deaths of two nuns whose bodies were found this week in their home in rural Mississippi, authorities said. The bodies of Margaret Held and Paula Merrill, both nurse practitioners, were found Thursday in Durant ...
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 3:12 pm
Ex-wife accused Trump campaign CEO Bannon of
LOS ANGELES – An ex-wife of Donald Trump's new campaign CEO, Stephen Bannon, said Bannon made anti-Semitic remarks when the two battled over sending their daughters to private school nearly a decade ago, according to court papers reviewed Friday by The ...
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 3:10 pm
UN condemns 4 North Korean ballistic missile
The U.N. Security Council strongly condemned four North Korean ballistic missile launches in July and August on Friday night, calling them "grave violations" of a ban on all ballistic missile activity. A press statement approved by all 15 members deplored ...
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 3:03 pm
Maine Gov. Paul LePage calls political foe
Maine’s volatile GOP governor Paul LePage left a political rival an expletive-filled voice message claiming he’s devoted his life to “helping black people” and then challenged the lawmaker to an armed duel. The Trump-loving governor left the vile ...
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 3:02 pm
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Bangladesh police storm militant hideout
Bangladesh police storm a hideout killing several militants including the suspected mastermind of a deadly cafe attack.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 10:14 pm
China joins UN in condemning North Korea
China joins the 14 other members of the UN Security Council in strongly condemning North Korea's recent missile tests.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 9:52 pm
North Carolina transgender students win
The University of North Carolina must allow transgender students and staff to use toilets that match their gender identity, a judge rules.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 9:29 pm
Aleppo residents communicate with family
In Lebanon, Syrian refugee Fatima Tarasho communicates with her family in Aleppo through mobile messaging.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 9:04 pm
'British' boy in Islamic State group
The Islamic State group in Syria releases a video featuring five boys, including one the militants identify as British, carrying out the killing of prisoners.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 8:40 pm
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Man arrested in killing of nuns
A man has been arrested in the stabbing deaths of two nuns whose bodies were found this week in their home in rural Mississippi, authorities said.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 10:01 pm
Girl, 5, killed in Philippine's new drug
A 5-year-old girl has become the youngest reported victim of the war on drugs in the Philippines, according to Human Rights Watch.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 8:27 pm
NBA superstar Dwyane Wade's cousin killed in
Nykea Aldridge was pushing a stroller down a South Side Chicago street Friday afternoon when several men started shooting at each other.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 8:12 pm
Kaine: Trump 'pushing' KKK values
Tim Kaine assumed the role of Hillary Clinton's attack dog Friday, saying Donald Trump embraces "Ku Klux Klan" values.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 7:54 pm
Republicans outraged over reported delay of
Republicans expressed outrage Friday night after a report said the State Department will not be able to produce all of Hillary Clinton's daily schedules during her time leading the State Department until well after Election Day.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 7:45 pm
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Nuns’ slayings ‘devastating’ to small
The nuns were the victims of what authorities have described as a brutal and personal crime.       
Posted on 27 August 2016 | 5:18 am
Abused ex-gymnast tells USA Gymnastics: Open
Kelly Cutright learned that the gymnastics governing body had dismissed multiple warnings about her coach’s predatory conduct against young ...       
Posted on 27 August 2016 | 5:14 am
Dwyane Wade's cousin fatally shot pushing
Police say Nykea Aldridge was not the intended target of the shooting on Chicago's South Side.       
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 6:01 pm
2 nuns slain in Mississippi died ‘doing
People in the Mississippi community where two nuns were killed this week say they are having a hard time finding forgiveness, even though th...       
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 4:52 am
Hillary Clinton defends Clinton Foundation,
“My work as secretary of State was not influenced by any outside forces," Clinton said.       
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 4:23 am
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University of Chicago Strikes Back Against
A letter to incoming freshmen professed no support for “trigger warnings” or limits on what kinds of speech should be condoned on campus.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 6:10 pm
Williams and Djokovic Sit Atop U.S. Open
Williams is recovering from a sore shoulder; Djokovic is nursing a wrist injury. Both are the top-seeded players at the tournament.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 5:41 pm
Federal Investigators in Brazil to Seek
The move by the Federal Police, an investigative force similar to the F.B.I., deals a new blow to Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva and his once-dominant Workers’ Party.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 5:24 pm
Amtrak’s Answer for Aging Acela Fleet: 160
The railroad service is getting a $2.45 billion federal loan to buy 28 high-speed trains, to be made by a French company, for the busy Northeast Corridor.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 5:11 pm
Federal Judge Curbs Enforcement of North
The ruling against the law, which restricted restroom access, is an indication that the measure will continue to face a difficult road ahead.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 4:53 pm
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Turkey signals no quick end to Syria
ISTANBUL/KARKAMIS, Turkey (Reuters) - Turkish forces will remain in Syria for as long as it takes to cleanse the border of Islamic State and other militants, Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said on Friday, after a truck bombing by Kurdish insurgents killed at least 11 police officers.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 6:21 pm
Exclusive: FBI raids home of ex-College
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Federal agents searched the home of a former employee-turned-outspoken critic of the College Board, the standardized testing giant, as part of an investigation into the breach of hundreds of questions from the SAT college entrance exam.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 5:52 pm
Oops! Britney Spears does it again in latest
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Britney Spears is hitting up pop culture one more time, releasing a new album, singing retro karaoke hits and about to take the MTV Video Music Awards (VMA) stage for the first time since 2007.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 5:37 pm
Italy quake death toll hits 281, state
PESCARA DEL TRONTO, Italy (Reuters) - Hopes of finding more survivors from Italy's powerful earthquake faded on Friday, with the death toll rising to 281 and the rescue operation in some of the stricken areas called off.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 4:32 pm
Clinton attacks Trump's outreach to black
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democrat Hillary Clinton called on Friday for voters to reject the "bigotry" of Donald Trump's White House campaign, releasing a television ad criticizing his efforts to appeal to black voters and saying she was reaching out to people from all parties who are troubled by his candidacy.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 4:01 pm
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Refugees & restaurants come to help
A group of African migrants that completed a perilous journey via Mediterranean to reach Italian shores have volunteered to take part in the relief efforts in one of the quake-stricken Italian villages, as the number of casualties on Friday reached 281. Read Full Article at
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 10:14 pm
Police take step toward creating
It’s no secret that there is a genetic aspect to our looks ‒ how many times have you heard you look like a relative? It turns out that specific genetic mutations are responsible for many facial features, from nose size to face width, a new study finds. Read Full Article at
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 9:35 pm
'Unprofessional': Porn now featured on
FBI-owned, the domain that feds seized from Kim Dotcom, is now serving something hotter than the movies it used to offer. It is now full of ads for porn and other 18+ entertainment. Read Full Article at
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 8:56 pm
Police whistleblower vindicated after raid
Police officer Wayne Anderson took a risk when he shared evidence of corruption in the Terrebonne Sheriff’s Office. He was finally vindicated, however, when the Louisiana First Circuit Court of Appeals ruled a raid on his home was unconstitutional. Read Full Article at
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 8:48 pm
Noam Chomsky, Oliver Stone, Stephen Fry
A host of intellectuals, artists and authors have signed a letter condemning the impeachment of the suspended Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff. It comes amid the controversial trial, which on its second day got off a rocky start in what resembled a yelling match. Read Full Article at
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 8:23 pm
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Syria: Evacuation of Daraya begins in deal
Buses carrying residents and rebels leave Damascus suburb, as rebels prepare to cede control of area to Assad forces.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 9:53 pm
One year after peace deal, South Sudan
On anniversary of South Sudan's peace deal, the head of the agreement's monitoring body says fighting halted progress.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 9:25 pm
Morocco: Outrage over Islamist couple sex
The couple, due to appear in court on September 1, were found in a "sexual position" by the beach.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 2:39 pm
Kashmir: Arrest of separatist leader causes
Mirwaiz Umar Farooq a leader of separatist conglomerate, has been arrested in Indian-administered Kashmir.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 2:06 pm
Italy quake toll soars as hopes fade for
State funeral planned for some victims of quake that killed at least 278 as rescuers pull out of some stricken areas.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 11:36 am
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Parent burned in school blast
BREAKING: A woman has been taken to hospital with burns after a barbecue mishap led to reports of an explosion at a school on the NSW Central Coast.
Posted on 31 March 2016 | 7:43 pm
World’s major cities on high alert
NEW York, London, Paris and other major world capitals are on high alert and security has been ramped up big time in the wake of the attacks.
Posted on 22 March 2016 | 12:57 pm
Five dead in ambush-style massacre
POLICE are hunting two suspects after gunmen allegedly opened fire at a Pittsburgh backyard party, killing five and injuring several others.
Posted on 9 March 2016 | 9:41 pm
Rats in the ranks, chasing the PM's tail?
A DAY after announcing police will investigate a leak of classified defence documents, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull watched a game of rats and rabbits.
Posted on 2 March 2016 | 5:21 pm
SA woman charged after corruption probe
AN investigation by South Australia's corruption watchdog has led to the arrest of an Adelaide woman charged with deception offences.
Posted on 2 March 2016 | 5:21 pm
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Posted on 26 August 2016 | 10:40 pm
Sailors rescued from remote Pacific island
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 10:32 pm
Sexy stubble or clean-cut? What your shaving
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 10:05 pm
EXCLUSIVE Renée Zellweger on Bridget
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 10:03 pm
Welcome to Osea, Essex's answer to Necker
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 10:00 pm
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Turkey opens world's biggest suspension
Turkey has opened the world’s biggest suspension bridge in Istanbul.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 2:20 pm
No 'Arab Spring' in Zimbabwe, Mugabe warns
President Robert Mugabe has warned there will be no ‘Arab Spring’ in Zimbabwe after protests against his decades-long rule descended into violence on Friday.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 1:21 pm
'Lucky to be alive': farmer surveys Italy
Illica is one of the closest villages to the epicentre of last week’s earthquake in central Italy – and one of the most damaged.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 1:16 pm
Clarke receives warm reception in Denmark
Welshman Bradley Dredge held his nerve to card an impressive 66 during the second round of the Made in Denmark tournament on Friday.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 12:40 pm
Vuelta a Espana: Van Genechten clinches
Belgium’s Jonas Van Genechten timed his sprint perfectly to clinch the seventh stage of the Vuelta a Espana.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 12:27 pm
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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