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Cannes crime continues with second jewelleryAFPCannes crime continues with second jewellery heistNational PostA second jewelry theft has been reported in the French Riviera during the Cannes Film Festival, this time an expensive necklace. A police official said Thursday that the “high value” necklace was stolen overnight from the luxurious resort town of Cap d'Antibes ...Cannes Film Festival: Kickstarter kids make an unlikely tripLos Angeles TimesDocumentaries are rising stars in filmAFPTuxedos, Yachts and a Few MoviesWall Street JournalVancouver Sun -euronews -Philly.com (blog)all 691 news articles »
Posted on 23 May 2013 | 9:21 am
Reports: London Muslim terrorists wereBBC NewsReports: London Muslim terrorists were already known to UK security forcesFox NewsThe two Muslim terrorists who savagely hacked a British soldier to death in broad daylight on a busy London street on Wednesday were known to both UK authorities and a radical jihadist group well before the shocking attack. The two men, who were ...Cameron Moves to Calm Fears After Attack on SoldierNew York TimesBritish Intel Knew of Suspects in Hacking DeathABC News'Britons of African Origin' Kill Soldier in LondonVoice of AmericaChristian Science Monitor -CBS News -BBC Newsall 1,116 news articles »
Posted on 23 May 2013 | 9:18 am
Germany's Angela Merkel named world's mostSky News AustraliaGermany's Angela Merkel named world's most powerful woman in 2013MSNBCFile Photo: Former US president George Bush (R) holds an umbrella for German Chancellor Angela Merkel on the “Pariser Platz” in front of the Brandenburg Gate during the opening ceremony for the new US embassy building (not seen on picture) in Berlin ...Barack and Michelle Obama Top Most Powerful Couples ListThe Hollywood GossipBeyoncé, Shakira And The World's Most Powerful Female CelebritiesForbesGisele and Tom Brady join the Obamas on World's Most Powerful Couples listBoston.com (blog)Telegraph.co.uk -E! Online -CBS Newsall 92 news articles »
Posted on 23 May 2013 | 9:06 am
25 people killed, 30 injured in suicideTelegraph.co.uk25 people killed, 30 injured in suicide attacks in NigerXinhuaNIAMEY, May 23 (Xinhua) -- 25 people were killed and 30 got injured after two suicide bombs on Thursday hit a military base and a plant run by French nuclear giant Areva in northern Niger, souces said. 20 Nigerien soldiers and 5 assailants died in twin ...Suicide Bombers Attack Niger Military Barracks, Uranium MineVoice of America26 Killed in 2 Simultaneous Car Bombs in NigerABC NewsTwin Bomb Attacks Kill 20 in NigerWall Street JournalCNN -euronewsall 64 news articles »
Posted on 23 May 2013 | 9:02 am
Kerry Embarks on Meetings with Israeli andTelegraph.co.ukKerry Embarks on Meetings with Israeli and Palestinian OfficialsNew York TimesJERUSALEM — As he embarked on another round of meetings with Israeli and Palestinian leaders on Thursday in an effort to revitalize the peace process, Secretary of State John Kerry acknowledged the doubts being expressed on both sides over his ...In West Bank, John Kerry Tries Out Turkey SchawarmaWall Street JournalIsraelis, Palestinians say chances low for Kerry's peace effortLos Angeles TimesLivni: Coming days critical for Israel-Palestinian talksJerusalem PostVoice of America -Ynetnews -The Daily Starall 132 news articles »
Posted on 23 May 2013 | 8:52 am
Nearly all US states see hefty drop in teenNEW YORK—The nation's record-low teen birth rate stems from robust declines in nearly every state, but most dramatically in several Mountain States and among Hispanics, according to a new government report. All states but West Virginia and North Dakota showed significant drops over five years. But ...
Posted on 23 May 2013 | 5:12 am
Weiner Says More Emails and Photos FromNew York mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner says there could be women coming forward with more emails and photos from the twitter episode that led to his resignation from Congress in 2011. "People may decide they want to come forward and say, here's another email that I got or another photo," the ...
Posted on 23 May 2013 | 5:05 am
Gold Settled Up at $1,391 as Dollar, SharesGold rose nearly 2 percent to settle at $1,391 per ounce on Thursday as the dollar remained under pressure after falling U.S. weekly jobless claims and as a senior Federal Reserve official said the central bank is in no hurry to start winding down its economic stimulus. The president of the Federal ...
Posted on 23 May 2013 | 4:08 am
Pivoting From a War Footing, Obama Acts toIn a widely anticipated speech at the National Defense University, Mr. Obama offered his most expansive defense of the drone war he has waged since taking office, but he signaled that he planned to wind down the strikes, which have stirred controversy at home and abroad. He said he would impose a ...
Posted on 23 May 2013 | 4:01 am
House approves bill on student loansWASHINGTON (AP) — House lawmakers on Thursday approved legislation that links student loan rates to the ups and downs of the financial markets in spite of a veto threat from President Barack Obama. The Republican-backed the bill would allow students to dodge a scheduled rate hike for students with ...
Posted on 23 May 2013 | 3:44 am