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Francis tells Polish clergy: The Gospel is
National Catholic ReporterFrancis tells Polish clergy: The Gospel is unfinished, we write it with our mercyNational Catholic ReporterPope Francis greets the crowd as he visits the Divine Mercy Shrine in Lagiewniki, a suburb of Krakow, Poland, July 30. (CNS photo/Paul Haring). Pope Francis celebrates Mass with priests, religious and consecrated persons at the St. John Paul II Shrine ...Francis delivers homage to John Paul II with morning of mercyCrux: Covering all things CatholicPope Francis Begs God to Forgive 'So Much Cruelty'Charisma NewsPope Visits Sites Tied to Polish Saints in KrakowNew York TimesOmaha World-Herald -My catholic standard -Vatican Radio -Nashua Telegraphall 1,475 news articles »
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 3:22 am
Prosecutor: 2 arrests in Belgium terror
CNNProsecutor: 2 arrests in Belgium terror probeCNN(CNN) Belgian police on Friday arrested two men in connection with an anti-terrorism case, the Belgian federal prosecutor's office said. "Both are suspected of planning a terrorist attack somewhere in Belgium," the prosecutor's office said Saturday.Belgium arrests brothers over planned attacksBBC NewsBelgium Arrests 2 Brothers Suspected of Plotting AttackABC NewsBelgium arrests two men suspected of planning attackReutersVoice of America -New York Daily News -Wall Street Journal -Financial Timesall 52 news articles »
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 1:52 am
Experts wary about China's new coziness with
The Sydney Morning HeraldExperts wary about China's new coziness with Russia in the South China SeaThe Sydney Morning HeraldThe alarm should have sounded a couple of months ago when Chinese commentators began quoting Vladimir Putin, that "if a fight is inevitable, go and fight first". But warning bells are ringing loudly now after China declared this week Russia will send ...Pro-Beijing South China Sea Video Appears in Times SquareBreitbart NewsFlight info screens at Vietnam's 2 major airports hackedWashington PostHackers hit Vietnam airports with South China Sea messagesBusiness InsiderVoice of America -GMA News -Business Insider Australia -International Business Times UKall 42 news articles »
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 12:31 am
Feds probing Clinton campaign hacking - CNN
CNNFeds probing Clinton campaign hackingCNN(CNN) The FBI and Justice Department are investigating a computer hack of Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign in addition to its examination of intrusions of other Democratic Party organizations, two law enforcement officials said Friday. The ...Computer Systems Used by Clinton Campaign Are Said to Be Hacked, Apparently by RussiansNew York TimesClinton campaign denies reports that its computer system was hackedWashington PostComputer Program Used by Clinton Campaign Hacked as Part of DNC Cyber AttacksNBCNews.comReuters -Fox News -Politico -Bloombergall 231 news articles »
Posted on 29 July 2016 | 5:23 pm
Intense US Airstrikes Hit Islamic State
Voice of AmericaIntense US Airstrikes Hit Islamic State Stronghold Outside AleppoVoice of AmericaJuly 29, 2016 5:38 PM. PENTAGON—. U.S.-led coalition military forces battling Islamic State militants in Syria have been concentrating their attacks on the city of Manbij, near Aleppo, officials said Friday, but reports from the battlefront say ...US-Led Coalition Airstrike in Syria Killed Civilians, Opposition SaysWall Street JournalUS Coalition Airstrikes Kill at Least 28 Civilians in Syria, Say ActivistsABC NewsFresh US Airstrikes Kill 28 Civilians in North SyriaAntiwar.comDepartment of Defense -Stars and Stripes -New York Times -Business Insiderall 228 news articles »
Posted on 29 July 2016 | 4:49 pm
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Don't shun Florida over Zika, officials say
Four Miami-area patients tested positive for the virus, but the director of the CDC says there’s no need to avoid the region.
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 5:31 am
FBI: Woman robbed bank to return to prison
Recently released from prison in Oregon, she tells officials she found life on the streets too difficult.
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 4:38 am
Suspect arrested in killing of San Diego cop
Police arrest a 52-year-old man in connection with a shooting that left one officer dead and another injured.
Posted on 29 July 2016 | 6:36 pm
Courts roll back voter restrictions in 3
Rulings block a N.C. law requiring photo ID, loosen a similar one in Wisconsin, and halt strict citizenship requirements in Kansas.
Posted on 29 July 2016 | 6:33 pm
Parts of Wisconsin voter ID law struck down
A federal judge throws out multiple aspects of the law, leaving it intact but ruling unconstitutional many restrictions.
Posted on 29 July 2016 | 4:46 pm
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Clipper Round the World Yacht Race Ends
LONDON — Hundreds of amateur sailors marked the emotional conclusion to an 11-month voyage Saturday when the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race ended their grueling adventure. Twelve teams celebrated the completion of the 40,000-nautical-mile ocean race ...
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 12:35 am
Gunman Shoots Dead 3 Young Partygoers at
Three partygoers were killed and a fourth was injured in a shooting in Mukilteo, Wash., city and police officials said. About 15-20 teens and young adults were inside a home when a suspect walked in and began shooting, NBC station KING5 reported.
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 12:35 am
Pit bull mutt bites off housekeeper's toe in
A pit bull mutt being dog-sat in a Brooklyn luxury apartment gnawed off a housekeeper’s toe moments after she arrived to start her shift, police said. The 62-year-old woman had just walked into the 20 Bayard St. apartment in Williamsburg around 1:30 p.m ...
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 12:33 am
Supreme Court may be converting on religion
WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court's defense of religious freedom may be on the decline. Still reeling from the death of its most devout justice, Antonin Scalia, the high court has put preventing discrimination above protecting religion in a series of ...
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 12:29 am
San Diego police officer killed on duty;
SAN DIEGO – San Diego police were trying to determine whether a shooting that killed a veteran officer and wounded another was a deliberate attack. Jonathan DeGuzman, a 16-year veteran of the force, died Thursday night when a gunfight erupted after he ...
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 12:25 am
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JK Rowling: I did say 'never say never' for
As the Harry Potter and the Cursed Child play premieres in London, the BBC grabbed a quick word with author JK Rowling.
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 7:26 am
Syria conflict: 'Families leave' besieged
Dozens of families have left besieged areas of the city of Aleppo along a humanitarian corridor, Syrian state media says.
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 7:22 am
Pope Francis visits predecessor John Paul
Thousands attend a mass celebrated by Pope Francis at a church dedicated to the late Polish Pope John Paul II in the city of Krakow.
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 7:15 am
France church attack: Kermiche friend
The friend of a man who killed a priest in France, who had tried to travel with him to Syria, was detained days before the attack, reports say.
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 6:45 am
Nico Rosberg beats Hamilton to German Grand
Nico Rosberg pips Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton to pole position at the German Grand Prix in a dramatic qualifying session.
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 6:41 am
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Policeman shot by off-duty officer
An off-duty Indianapolis police officer shot a fellow officer and fled to Cincinnati, where he was later arrested, according to police.
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 7:00 am
4 dead in medical plane crash
A medical transport plane crashed in northern California killing all four people onboard Friday.
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 6:43 am
3 killed at party in Washington state
A man has been arrested in connection with the shooting deaths of three people at a gathering early Saturday in a small town in Washington state, authorities said.
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 6:35 am
Sandy Hook Elementary to reopen
Sandy Hook Elementary will be filled with students again this August.
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 6:26 am
7.7-magnitude quake strikes islands
A 7.7-magnitude earthquake struck the Mariana Islands in the Pacific Ocean early Saturday.
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 4:29 am
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Navy to name ship after gay rights activist
Pioneering gay rights activist and former Navy officer Harvey Milk is set to have a fleet oiler named after him.       
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 5:32 am
Concussions remain a concern in kids' sports
Head injuries are a serious issue. But are they reason enough to keep kids out of sports?       
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 1:18 am
Smart classrooms give tech boost to learning
Digital natives grew up with smartphones. Now, they’re finally getting smart classrooms.       
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 1:06 am
Schools nurture students’ agriculture
Agriculture offers a way to study STEM, and provides an avenue to many potential careers.       
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 1:01 am
5 most incredible discoveries of the week
(NEWSER) – A new "blue hole" and a long royal mystery solved are among the most intriguing discoveries of the week:       
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 12:44 am
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Scene Stealers: Meet the New Owner of the
Who is Daren Metropoulos, and why did he just drop more than $100 million to buy the Playboy Mansion?
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 3:00 am
Yahoo and the Online Universe According to
In amassing Yahoo, AOL and other online services, Verizon is preparing for the day when its most important clients are advertisers, not users.
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 2:00 am
‘I’m Resigned to Having a Terrible
Our top 10 comments of the week: Readers discuss the Democratic convention, the acquittals in Freddie Gray’s death and Yahoo’s sale. And yes, Donald Trump.
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 2:00 am
Belgium Arrests Two Men Suspected of
Police arrested two men suspected of planning an attack in Belgium after house searches on Friday evening, federal prosecutors said on Saturday.
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 1:51 am
Finally Freed, but ‘Part of Me Is Still at
Ahmed Abdul Qader spent 13 years at the Guantánamo Bay prison before being released to a new life in Estonia. But the former detainee from Yemen has realized the past is not so easy to escape.
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 12:19 am
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Pope urges Polish churchmen to open up, shun
KRAKOW, Poland (Reuters) - Pope Francis urged Poland's Roman Catholic churchmen on Saturday to live more simple lives, focus on those most in need and shun worldly ambitions.
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 6:58 am
Russia says spyware found in state computer
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia's intelligence service said on Saturday that the computer networks of 20 organizations, including state agencies and defense companies, have been infected with spyware in what it described as a targeted and coordinated attack.
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 6:26 am
Three shot dead at Seattle-area house party
(Reuters) - Three people were killed and another injured in a shooting at a house party in Mukilteo overnight, about 25 miles (40 km) north of Seattle, officials said.
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 6:13 am
Crews battle to quell California wildfire
CARMEL-BY-THE-SEA, Calif. (Reuters) - Firefighters battled for an eighth day on Friday to quell a deadly blaze near California's renowned Big Sur coast that has destroyed dozens of homes, threatened hundreds more and forced several state parks to close at the height of summer tourist season.
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 3:09 am
Turkey's anti-Gulen crackdown ripples far
MOGADISHU (Reuters) - Barely 12 hours after a failed coup in Turkey, Somalia's cabinet met in Mogadishu to consider a request from Ankara to shut down two schools and a hospital linked to Fethullah Gulen, the Muslim cleric Turkey blames for the attempted putsch.
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 2:48 am
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After slitting priest’s throat, France
Two nuns, who were taken hostage by two jihadists in a Normandy church on Tuesday, gave accounts of their ordeals. They said one of the attackers smiled happily after slitting Father Jacques Hamel’s throat and a bizarre theological dispute followed the crime. Read Full Article at
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 6:41 am
Titan’s labyrinth: NASA captures complex
NASA’s Cassini spacecraft has captured a spectacular photo of Saturn’s largest moon, Titan, revealing its labyrinth-like terrain. The synthetic aperture radar (SAR) image was taken as Cassini passed over the southern latitudes of Titan on June 7. Read Full Article at
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 6:20 am
Watch Hillary Clinton get down to the
While the 2016 Democratic National Convention saw Hillary Clinton become the first female presidential candidate of a major US party, the 1996 DNC was arguably even more amazing. Read Full Article at
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 6:10 am
Russia misses out while drug users take
While Russia’s track and field team, including athletes with no doping history, sit out the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, there's a host of athletes who will be allowed to compete in Brazil despite having had their own issues with banned substances. Read Full Article at
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 5:30 am
Majority of Germans don’t believe Merkel
The majority of Germans do not trust Chancellor Angela Merkel’s claim that the country will successfully handle its refugee crisis. Merkel has come under fire over her “we can do it” remark in response to her open door policy towards asylum seekers. Read Full Article at
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 5:13 am
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Desperate journeys: 3,034 refugees die in
At least 3,034 refugees have died en route to Europe so far in 2016, a sharp increase from last year, says the IOM.
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 7:00 am
Syria war: 'Families leave' rebel-held parts
State media says dozens of families cross into government territory as part of Syria-Russia civilian evacuation plan.
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 6:52 am
Turkey: PKK fighters killed in attempt to
Officials say air operation targeted PKK members after attempt to storm military base in southeastern Hakkari province.
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 6:43 am
Seaweed stifles Sierra Leone's fishing
Scientists try to find out what causes the carpet of seaweed on the coastline affecting the fishing and tourism sectors.
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 6:09 am
Imran Khan on women's rights in Pakistan
The Pakistani politician is asked about the murder of Qandeel Baloch.
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 5:44 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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1966 World Cup Final, England vs West
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 7:31 am
The Great British Bake Off 2016: everything
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 7:11 am
The X Factor 2016: everything you need to
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 7:11 am
Strictly Come Dancing 2016: everything you
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 7:09 am
Manchester United transfer news and rumours
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 7:03 am
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Cirque du Soleil unveils special tribute to
A ten-foot statue of late singer Michael Jackson was unveiled in Las Vegas as Cirque du Soleil cast members performed to ‘Scream,’ the first single from the pop star’s ‘HIStory’…
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 5:13 am
Russia: 2016 world military parachuting
The 40th world military parachuting championships have concluded outside Moscow, Russia.
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 5:12 am
Australia: Rallies demand national inquiry
Hundreds rallied in Australian cities on Saturday to demand a government-ordered probe into allegations of abuse against indigenous children at a juvenile detention centre be extended into a full, nat
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 4:58 am
'Girl power' for Hillary Clinton
Female senators from Maryland, Missouri and Massachusetts are supporting Hillary Clinton after she accepted the Democrat presidential nomination.
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 4:20 am
Belgium: two brothers detained on suspicion
An anti-terror operation in Belgium results in the arrests of two brothers suspected of plotting attacks in the country.
Posted on 30 July 2016 | 3:42 am
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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