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Migrants protest at Hungary train station as
CNNMigrants protest at Hungary train station as entry is barredCNNBudapest, Hungary (CNN) Angry scenes erupted outside Budapest's main train station Tuesday morning, as crowds of angry migrants and refugees were prevented from boarding trains they hoped would take them on from Hungary toward Western Europe.For Thousands of Exhausted Migrants, a Journey's End in MunichNew York TimesMigrant chaos at Budapest train station; Germany says EU rules still holdReutersMigrants barred from Hungary's rail stationThe Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)Firstpost -The Globe and Mail -Irish Timesall 1,386 news articles »
Posted on 1 September 2015 | 10:47 pm
Post-Bomb Bangkok Moves On, but With New
The NationPost-Bomb Bangkok Moves On, but With New Sense of InsecurityNew York TimesBANGKOK — One Bangkok resident says he can't shake the horrid sight of what he saw, or the smell of death. Another says the initial shock is gone and he's returned to his old routine — work, happy hour and taking selfies. Two weeks have now passed ...Thai police say arrested suspect's fingerprints same as ones on bomb-making ...Washington PostThailand arrests second foreign suspect in Bangkok's blast probeThe Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)Prime suspect arrested, but where, when? | Bangkok Post: learningBangkok PostFirstpost -Jakarta Post -Boston Globeall 2,022 news articles »
Posted on 1 September 2015 | 10:41 pm
Beijing in lockdown for China's World War II
CNNBeijing in lockdown for China's World War II military extravaganzaCNN(CNN) Chinese President Xi Jinping is determined that Thursday's massive military parade -- the first since he came to power in 2012 -- will proceed without a hitch. Hundreds of factories have been shut to ensure that when the 12,000 troops, 200 ...China set to parade its 'carrier-killer' missile through BeijingFinancial TimesAs China's economy falters, military parade offers chance to burnish imageTimes of IndiaChinese military parade to be a show of forceThe Globe and MailXinhua -Bloomberg -The News Internationalall 875 news articles »
Posted on 1 September 2015 | 9:58 pm
Immunity lifted, prosecutors close in on
Chron.comImmunity lifted, prosecutors close in on Guatemala presidentChron.com76° Houston. Subscribe Profile · visit|Home|navigation-www|1Home · Contact Chronvisit|Home-Contact Chron|navigation-www|1 · About Houston Chroniclevisit|Home-About Houston Chronicle|navigation-www|2 · Advertise with Usvisit|Home-Advertise with ...Prosecutors push fraud case against Guatemalan president after immunity liftedCTV NewsPresident Is Stripped of Immunity in GuatemalaNew York TimesGuatemalan Congress strips President Perez' immunity in graft scandalReuterseuronewsall 350 news articles »
Posted on 1 September 2015 | 9:57 pm
Azerbaijan Jails Prominent Investigative
TIMEAzerbaijan Jails Prominent Investigative Journalist for 'Economic Crimes'TIMEInternational Women's Media Foundation's 2012 Courage in Journalism Awards - Arrivals Allen Berezovsky—WireImage/Getty Images Khadija Ismayilova arrives at the 2012 Courage in Journalism Awards hosted by the International Women's Media ...Azerbaijan: Journalist Critical of Leader Is Sentenced to 7 1/2 Years in PrisonNew York TimesAzerbaijan jails top journalist for seven and a half yearsThe Sun DailyJournalist in Azerbaijan sentenced to 7½ years in prisonBoston GlobeReuters -Azerbaijan Business Centerall 191 news articles »
Posted on 1 September 2015 | 9:50 pm
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NFL's first female coach on concussions, Tom
Yahoo's Katie Couric speaks to Jen Welter about her life with the Arizona Cardinals and some of the hot button issues confronting the league today.
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 10:05 am
Obama seals Iran deal win as Senate
WASHINGTON (AP) — Overcoming ferocious opposition, President Barack Obama secured a legacy-defining foreign policy victory Wednesday as Senate Democrats clinched the necessary votes to ensure the Iran nuclear agreement survives in Congress.
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 12:25 pm
Hunt for 3 suspects widens after Illinois
A huge manhunt continued overnight for the suspects in the slaying of a veteran officer.
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 12:24 pm
Clerk in gay marriage fight: 'A heaven or
MOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — Kim Davis sat in a church pew on a Sunday morning about four years ago, listening as the man in the pulpit preached of forgiveness and God's grace.
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 6:02 am
Baltimore judge: Charges against police in
By Ian Simpson BALTIMORE (Reuters) - A judge on Wednesday rejected defense motions to drop charges against six Baltimore police officers charged in the death of a black man from an injury in custody, clearing the way for scheduled trial next month. Baltimore City Circuit Court Judge Barry Williams also rejected a defense motion calling for State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby and her office to recuse themselves from the Freddie Gray case. The death of Gray, 25, drew worldwide attention when it triggered protests and a day of rioting, arson and looting.
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 10:49 am
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College student’s iPhone blocks bullet
It was a close call. A California college student's cell phone is being credited with blocking a bullet during an armed robbery near campus. The Fresno State student was walking home around 11 p.m. Sunday when he was surprised from behind by a man pointing ...
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 7:06 am
DEUTSCHE BANK WARNS: The aftershocks of this
The volatility of the past ten days was both incredible and perhaps a sign of things to come. That is the conclusion of a note out Wednesday from Deutsche Bank strategists Oleg Melentyev and Daniel Sorid. The note recaps the landmark moves of last week ...
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 7:06 am
Mikulski says she'll vote for Iran deal,
Maryland Sen. Barbara Mikulski said Wednesday she'll support the Iran nuclear agreement, giving President Obama the congressional support he'll need to ensure the deal is implemented. Mikulski's support means 34 Senate Democrats have publicly said they'll ...
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 7:05 am
Venice Beach hotel owner pleads not guilty
The sounds of reggae and crashing waves at a Venice Beach homeless encampment were swiftly eclipsed by an argument, and later, gunfire. When the shooting stopped Sunday morning, Jascent-Jamal Lee Warren, a homeless poet known as Shakespeare, lay dead and a ...
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 7:02 am
Cutting Calories By Only 12 Percent Could
A new National Institutes of Health study suggests that cutting calories could help prevent some age-related diseases. The two-year clinical trial showed that calorie restriction in normal-weight and moderately overweight people did not have some of the ...
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 7:02 am
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Poroshenko Blames Russia For Police Deaths
In an exclusive interview with Sky News, Ukraine's Petro Poroshenko accuses Russia of extending its "campaign of destabilisation".
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 1:44 pm
'Evil' Ex-Boyfriend Guilty Over Acid Attack
Adele Bellis was at a bus stop when a man threw sulphuric acid over her, leaving her without an ear and with life-changing scars.
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 1:05 pm
Thursday's National Newspaper Front Pages
Sky News takes a look at the stories making a splash on the front pages of Thursday's national newspapers.
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 1:03 pm
IS Claims Deadly Double Bombing In Yemen
At least 20 people are killed as a suicide bomber targets a mosque, before a car bomb detonates as people rush to help.
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 12:42 pm
Backpacker Accused: I Was Tortured Naked
Burmese migrant Zaw Lin says police threatened to pull his teeth out as they tortured him to confess to killing two Britons.
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 12:25 pm
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Fresh migrant protests in Budapest
Stranded migrants protest for a second day in Budapest, as the EU struggles to agree a common response to unprecedented numbers of asylum seekers.
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 12:28 pm
Motorola announces new smartwatches
Motorola is to release two second-generation models of its Moto 360 smartwatch, one of which will contain a GPS chip.
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 12:22 pm
Lotus set to race at Italian GP
Lotus are set to race at this weekend's Italian Grand Prix despite the British-based team facing an uncertain future.
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 12:08 pm
Bombs 'kill at least 20' in Yemen
A double suicide bomb attack on a Shia mosque in Yemen's capital has killed at least 20 people, according to medical officials.
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 11:44 am
VIDEO: Who are Japan's Yakuza? In 60 secs
Who are Japan's mysterious Yakuza gangsters? BBC News explains, in 60 seconds.
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 11:35 am
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Questions in cop-shooting video
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 1:41 pm
Celeb couple calls it quits
View the list of celebrity breakups that we thought would never happen.
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 1:32 pm
Judge: Cops must be tried in death
A Baltimore state court judge Wednesday denied two key defense motions in the Freddie Gray case -- one seeking its dismissal for alleged prosecutorial misconduct and another calling for prosecutor Marilyn Mosby to recuse herself.
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 1:32 pm
Boy remembered with toy cars
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 1:07 pm
Visual 'bucket list' created for daughter
What would you want to see if you knew that you would go blind in the next five to 10 years?
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 1:05 pm
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Report: More than half of immigrants on
Report comes as Republican presidential candidates push anti-immigrant measures.       
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 5:08 am
Photo of dead child's body renews call for
Tens of thousands of migrants from Africa, the Middle East and Asia have risked their life to reach the EU.       
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 2:50 am
Police have few details on Illinois
Law enforcement continued a massive manhunt on Wednesday north of Chicago.       
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 1:44 am
Iowa Democrats announce plans for satellite
The Iowa Democratic Party's decision marks the first time satellite caucuses have been allowed for the first-in-the-nation event.       
Posted on 1 September 2015 | 8:57 pm
Ambulance diversions puts heart attack
Temporary diversions can harm patients with life-threatening conditions.       
Posted on 1 September 2015 | 8:52 pm
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Before the Pope’s Visit, a 180-Foot-Tall
Van Hecht-Nielsen and a team of three painters are creating possibly the largest hand-painted mural of Francis ever done, a project commissioned by the Diocese of Brooklyn.
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 11:38 am
San Quentin Prison Scrambles After Outbreak
California corrections officials face problems trying to manage an outbreak of a disease at a prison where the plumbing system has been shut down.
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 11:25 am
Virgin Eyes: Just a Book? No, More Like a
“Mystery Train” may be the best book ever written about rock music. Which isn’t far from saying it may be the best book ever written about being alive.
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 10:44 am
Backpack Makers Rethink a Student Staple
As the need to carry textbooks becomes less important, the backpack is being redesigned for electronics and the everyday needs of living on the go.
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 9:52 am
Kentucky Clerk Turns Away Another Gay Couple
Kim Davis, the Rowan County clerk, sent away a couple a day before a hearing to determine whether she should be held in contempt of court.
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 9:42 am
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Kentucky clerk files emergency injunction on
MOREHEAD, Ky. (Reuters) - Lawyers representing a county clerk in Kentucky who has refused to issue same-sex marriage licenses in defiance of a court order filed an emergency motion on Wednesday asking for an injunction to temporarily block the order while she appeals.
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 1:44 pm
Baltimore judge: Charges against police in
BALTIMORE (Reuters) - A judge on Wednesday rejected defense motions to drop charges against six Baltimore police officers charged in the death of a black man from an injury in custody, clearing the way for scheduled trial next month.
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 1:39 pm
Obama secures key vote to protect Iran
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama on Wednesday secured the 34th Senate vote needed to sustain a veto of any congressional resolution disapproving a nuclear deal with Iran, ensuring the accord will not fail in the U.S. Congress.
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 1:28 pm
Wall Street surges as turbulence becomes the
(Reuters) - Wall Street stocks jumped almost 2 percent on Wednesday in the latest volatile session as investors weighed the impact of a stumbling Chinese economy and global market turmoil on the Federal Reserve's impending decision about when to raise interest rates.
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 1:23 pm
Hundreds of migrants protest at Budapest
BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Hundreds of migrants protested in front of Budapest's Keleti Railway Terminus for a second straight day on Wednesday, shouting "Freedom, freedom!" and demanding to be let onto trains bound for Germany from a station that has been closed to them.
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 12:57 pm
Source: RT
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The not-so-free encyclopedia: Wikipedia
Wikipedia has banned 381 editors and removed 210 articles involved in “sock-puppet” scamming, where editors demanded money for posting and promoting certain content on the online encyclopedia. Read Full Article at RT.com
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 1:42 pm
Putin dishes it out against a team of young
Russian President Vladimir Putin teamed up with legendary hockey players for a battle with talented school children. The two goals scored by the president have rocked the Olympic ice stadium in Sochi. Read Full Article at RT.com
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 1:27 pm
Ukraine to default if parliament rejects
The Ukrainian government will declare a default if its parliament, the Verkhovnaya Rada, rejects creditors’ proposals on restructuring the country’s foreign debt, Ukraine’s Finance Minister told local media. Read Full Article at RT.com
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 1:25 pm
Russia celebrates 70th anniversary of
Cities in Russia's Far East have held military parades honoring the 70th anniversary of Japan’s surrender, which put an end to World War II. Read Full Article at RT.com
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 12:35 pm
Texas cops tried taser on man shot with
Bexar County Sheriff Susan Pamerleau confirmed that the two officers involved in the shooting attempted to use non-lethal force to subdue the suspect. She said the officers tried to use a Taser, but the probes “did not connect” with Gilbert Flores. Read Full Article at RT.com
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 11:22 am
Source: Al Jazeera
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Fox anchor sues Hasbro over likeness to toy
Fox News' Harris Faulkner says US company appropriated her name and likeness with its Harris Faulkner hamster character.
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 1:42 pm
Pope Francis says priests can now forgive
Priests will be allowed to forgive women for abortions if they show a "contrite heart" during the Holy Year of Mercy.
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 1:22 pm
Deadly explosion hits Zaidi mosque in Yemen
Suicide bomber and car bomb target mosque in Sanaa frequented by both Shias and Sunnis, killing at least 20 worshippers.
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 12:24 pm
Thousands of refugees in limbo at Budapest
Volunteers struggle to provide aid to refugees, who have been blocked from departing on trains to other EU countries.
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 12:03 pm
Deadly car bomb targets Syria government
At least 10 people killed and dozens injured in a rare car bomb attack in a square in the coastal city of Latakia.
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 11:36 am
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Homicide squad probes death of Vic baby
THE homicide squad is investigating the death of a three-month-old girl a day after she was taken to a Victorian hospital.
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 1:36 pm
Obama gets Iran deal win from US Congress
US President Barack Obama has secured a landmark foreign policy victory with a 34th vote in favour of the Iran nuclear deal.
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 1:19 pm
Assange slams 'false attack' over leak
JULIAN Assange says a "false attack" has been made on him in reports of escape plots and clashes with staff at the Ecuadorian embassy in London.
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 12:23 pm
Six charged over cocaine ring
POLICE raids at properties across Sydney have resulted in the arrest of six people allegedly linked to a cocaine syndicate.
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 12:23 pm
Vic Labor staffers to be scrutinised
VICTORIA'S parliamentary speakers will decide whether to investigate Labor over allegations the party used taxpayer-funded staff in political campaigns.
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 12:15 pm
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Anthony Martial says family are nervous
World's most expensive teenager reveals concerns over magnitude of fee Manchester Unied paid for him but says he is focused on proving his worth
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 11:53 am
Natalie Massenet quits Net-a-Porter
Former fashion journalist walks away with £100m
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 11:38 am
Terror threat in Morocco increases
The Foreign Office has warned tourists of a heightened terror threat in Morocco
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 10:37 am
Asking someone on a date: Send a text, don't
In the digital age it is more effective in expressing romantic feelings, researchers from Indiana University find
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 10:35 am
Hampton Manor: Solihull's hotel with soul
Fiona Duncan is pleasantly surprised by Hampton Manor, with brilliant service, fantastic food and plenty of soul
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 10:15 am
Source: Euronews
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Baltimore: judge rejects bid to drop charges
A judge in the US has rejected a defence bid to drop charges against six police officers, accused over the death of a black man. Freddie Gray died…
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 10:35 am
US president tours Resurrection Bay to
US President Barack Obama has toured Resurrection Bay in the US state of Alaska. Obama is counting on Alaska's deteriorating landscape to elicit a…
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 9:52 am
Exhausted animals rescued from flooded zoo
Rescuers have evacuating exhausted and starving animals which became been trapped for days at a flooded zoo in the Russian city of Ussuriysk. So far…
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 9:52 am
Heavy rain causes chaos in southern Norway
Several parts of southern Norway have been flooded after heavy rainfall over the last couple of days. Several houses have had to be evacuated, roads…
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 9:34 am
Refugee awareness increasing in choice
The deaths of 71 refugees in a truck in Austria stoked greater awareness of the stakes involved, the risks people run, the desperation of the places…
Posted on 2 September 2015 | 9:31 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