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Austria says it and Germany will take
NBCNews.comAustria says it and Germany will take refugees from HungaryFox NewsBICSKE, Hungary – After misery, delivery. Hundreds of migrants, exhausted after breaking away from police and marching for hours toward Western Europe, boarded buses provided by Hungary's government as Austria in the early-morning hours said it and ...Hungary will offer to bus migrants to Austrian borderWashington PostMigrants begin 300-mile trek to Germany on footCBS NewsMigrant crisis: Austria to let people in from HungaryBBC NewsFinancial Times -Irish Timesall 4,736 news articles »
Posted on 4 September 2015 | 5:31 pm
Saving Syria's ocean of little Alan Kurdis:
Toronto StarSaving Syria's ocean of little Alan Kurdis: AnalysisToronto StarBeyond the refugee crisis, a no-fly zone now may be the best hope of protecting children. Somewhere beyond the reach of your conscience, thousands of tiny Syrian boys and girls every bit as innocent as Alan Kurdi are never coming to Canada, no matter ...Europe's humanitarian crisisIrish TimesDrowned Syrian boy buried in hometown he fledTVNZRefugee Crisis: Kurdi family buried in hometownIrish ExaminerNew York Times -Los Angeles Times -CTV Newsall 3,370 news articles »
Posted on 4 September 2015 | 5:16 pm
Putin says Syria's president is ready for
Fox NewsPutin says Syria's president is ready for elections, compromise with rebelsWashington PostBEIRUT — Russian President Vladimir Putin said Friday that embattled Syrian President Bashar al-Assad is ready to hold parliamentary elections and share power with a “healthy opposition” to end the country's devastating civil war. Russia has been a ...Putin says Assad open to sharing powerIrish TimesRussia appears to be ramping up its presence in SyriaCBS NewsRussian troops allegedly fighting alongside Assad's forces in SyriaIrish IndependentTelegraph.co.uk -Arab News -The Australian (blog)all 248 news articles »
Posted on 4 September 2015 | 5:03 pm
Scandals Upend Guatemala's Presidential
Wall Street JournalScandals Upend Guatemala's Presidential ElectionWall Street JournalGUATEMALA CITY—Guatemalans go to polls Sunday to vote for a new president amid a wave of popular anger over politics as usual, days after the resignation of President Otto Pérez Molina amid a corruption scandal. The country has been convulsed by ...From President to Prison: Otto Pérez Molina and a Day for Hope in GuatemalaThe New YorkerGuatemala's ex-president Pérez Molina denies corruption chargesThe GuardianGuatemala ex-president tells court he's innocent of graftWashington PostTimes of India -Los Angeles Timesall 807 news articles »
Posted on 4 September 2015 | 4:56 pm
RPT-UPDATE 2-Saudi Arabia satisfied with
ABC NewsRPT-UPDATE 2-Saudi Arabia satisfied with Obama's assurances on Iran dealReuters(Repeats on new story number, no change to headline or text). By Yeganeh Torbati and Julia Edwards. Sept 4 (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia is satisfied with assurances from U.S. President Barack Obama about the Iran nuclear deal and believes the agreement ...World WatchWall Street JournalSaudi Arabia satisfied with Obama's assurances on Iran nuclear dealThe Globe and MailObama Wins Saudi Endorsement of Iran Nuclear DealVoice of AmericaABC Online -Washington Post -Herald Sunall 750 news articles »
Posted on 4 September 2015 | 4:42 pm
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Clinton personally paid staffer to maintain
Hillary Clinton used personal funds to pay a State Department staffer to maintain an email server she used for both personal and government matters when she was U.S. secretary of state, The Washington Post said on Saturday, citing a campaign official. The unidentified official for Clinton's campaign for the 2016 Democratic presidential nomination told the Post the pay arrangement with Bryan Pagliano ensured taxpayer dollars were not spent on a private server that was also used by Clinton's family and aides to former President Bill Clinton. Pagliano was IT director for Clinton's 2008 presidential campaign and went to work for the State Department when Clinton took up the Cabinet job.
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 7:21 am
Exhaustion, elation as 5,000 migrants reach
Thousands of exhausted, elated migrants reached their dream destinations of Germany and Austria on Saturday.
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 7:40 am
Ohio voters' measured view of 2016 race as
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — It's been a tumultuous political summer.
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 6:40 am
Kentucky clerk's office ends ban on same-sex
Deputies of a county clerk in rural Kentucky issued marriage licenses to four gay couples on Friday after she defied a federal judge's orders for months because as a Christian she opposes same-sex unions. With Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis jailed for refusing to follow the orders of U.S. District Judge David Bunning, her deputies issued a marriage license to James Yates and William Smith on Friday.
Posted on 4 September 2015 | 4:06 pm
Total Port Arthur refinery halts coker ops
Total SA said coker operations were halted at the company's 225,500 barrel per day (bpd) Port Arthur, Texas, refinery on Saturday following the death of a contract worker. Production at the refinery has been cut back due to the operations halt on the coker, where the worker, an employee of Kinder Morgan Inc's nearby petroleum coke terminal, was killed early on Saturday, said sources familiar with plant operations. Both Total and Kinder Morgan confirmed the death and said regulatory agencies along with the Jefferson County Sheriff's Department had been notified.
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 7:42 am
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Girls in Tech Adds Key Players to Judges'
Girls in Tech Founder & CEO Adriana Gascoigne has announced additional tech and investment leaders to the panel of judges at Lady Pitch Night US. Lady Pitch Night SF 2015 is a half-day pitch competition for female entrepreneurs of early stage startups to ...
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 12:20 am
Jailed Kentucky clerk says issued marriage
A Kentucky clerk jailed for refusing to issue marriage licenses asserted that any ones that are issued without her authority Friday to gay couples in Rowan County are void and “not worth the paper they are written on” because she didn’t approve them ...
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 12:19 am
Thousands of migrants arrive in Austria
Refugees after getting off a bus arrive from the Hungarian border to Vienna (Photo: Herbert Pfarrhofer, epa) Shortly after Austrian officials announced that they would take in migrants, thousands of people arrived in the country Saturday. Hungary, which ...
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 12:15 am
Rafael Nadal concludes horrific season with
The classics are the ones you never see coming. Sure, there was plenty of interest in Friday night’s third-round U.S. Open match between Rafael Nadal and Fabio Fognini, stemming from Nadal’s Grand Slam woes this year, his two clay-court losses to ...
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 12:14 am
California wildfire to rage through Labor
FRESNO, Calif. — A vast and stubborn wildfire that has proven California's biggest this year was expect to spew smoke through the long Labor Day weekend, leaving some campgrounds empty and prompting health warnings. The fire that has burned 130 square ...
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 12:12 am
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Osborne: 'We Must Offer Asylum' To Those In
A top council leader questions if people will be prepared to house refugees for years as Britons step in to offer migrants help.
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 6:58 am
'Experienced' British Yachtsman Dies In Race
Andrew Ashman was adjusting a sail when he was knocked unconscious by the mainsheet and possibly the boom, race organisers said.
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 6:57 am
Migrants Arrive In Munich On Train From
The first few hundred of an expected 10,000 migrants reach Germany on a special train after being allowed to leave Hungary.
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 5:38 am
US Military Pillow Fight Leaves 30 Injured
At least 24 students were reportedly left unconscious as West Point freshmen packed pillow cases with helmets and body armour.
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 4:37 am
Why Hungary Changed Its Mind Over Migrants
The government unexpectedly decided to lay on buses for the people who had set up a temporary home at a Budapest train station.
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 3:58 am
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VIDEO: Second wave begins walk from Budapest
One day after thousands of migrants crossed over from Hungary to Austria, a second wave of people appears to be on the move from the Hungarian capital, Budapest.
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 8:08 am
Migrants reach Munich after ordeal
The first group of what is expected to be some 10,000 migrants is greeted by crowds in Munich after an arduous journey through Hungary and Austria.
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 7:55 am
VIDEO: Applause as migrants arrive in Munich
There are celebratory scenes as hundreds of migrants, mostly from Syria, arrive at Munich train station.
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 7:22 am
VIDEO: Rebirth for Japan's nuclear 'ghost
A Japanese town near the Fukushima nuclear plant has been declared safe from radiation and is inviting residents to return.
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 6:49 am
Man dies in round the world yacht race
A paramedic from south east London dies while taking part in the Clipper Round The World Yacht Race.
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 6:27 am
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U.S. worker bootlegged films on job
A former long-time Labor Department employee admitted Friday to running a bootleg movie operation within the department's headquarters in Washington.
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 6:57 am
Clintons paid staffer to set up email
Hillary and Bill Clinton personally paid the State Department staffer who set up their private email server, two Clinton campaign aides said Saturday.
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 6:55 am
Thousands of migrants arrive in Austria from
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 6:42 am
Nadal knocked out of U.S. Open
It just hasn't been Rafael Nadal's year.
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 6:19 am
Chinese navy ships in U.S. waters
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 6:19 am
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Rwanda names 24 baby mountain gorillas
A gorilla named "Conviviality"? That's just one of two dozen named in an annual ceremony in efforts to protect the endangered animals.       
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 4:15 am
In N.C., big trouble for teens who take nude
Watch where you send those!       
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 3:48 am
'Migrants' or 'refugees'? Crisis sparks
The crisis in Europe is spurring debate over which term is more proper.       
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 3:46 am
Woman who 'jumped' from cruise ship wakes,
So what happened?       
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 3:43 am
Toll from Yemen rebel attack rises, 10 Saudi
A Saudi Arabian military spokesman says 10 Saudi troops were killed in a rebel missile strike a day earlier in Yemen's Marib province, which...       
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 3:39 am
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As Germany Welcomes Migrants, Some Wonder
Although Germans have met waves of newcomers with an outpouring of generosity, the country has also experienced a formidable backlash against the migrants.
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 7:50 am
Thousands of Migrants Reach Austria as New
Nearly 5,000 exhausted migrants arrived in Austria after Hungary helped them travel in safety, but the Hungarian government said it would not provide buses to additional migrants.
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 7:05 am
Food Industry Enlisted Academics in G.M.O.
Both sides in a fight over genetically modified crops have relied on scientists to lend their authority, while providing financial support in return.
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 7:04 am
On Wild Night, Serena Williams Survives;
No. 32 Fabio Fognini came from two sets down to upset Rafael Nadal, and Serena Williams overcame a sluggish start to defeat Bethanie Mattek-Sands.
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 6:02 am
Reporter’s Notebook: Helping Hands On the
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 5:02 am
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Missing Turkish soldier seen in Islamic
ANKARA (Reuters) - A Turkish soldier who went missing this week on the border with Syrian territory controlled by Islamic State has been seen in a hospital run by the militants, Hurriyet newspaper reported on Saturday.
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 6:57 am
Austria, Germany open borders to migrants
HEGYESHALOM, Hungary/VIENNA (Reuters) - Austria and Germany threw open their borders to thousands of exhausted migrants on Saturday, bussed to the Hungarian border by a right-wing government that had tried to stop them but was overwhelmed by the sheer numbers reaching Europe’s frontiers.
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 6:57 am
UAE hits Houthi targets in Yemen with air
SANAA (Reuters) - Warplanes from the United Arab Emirates struck Houthi targets across Yemen, state news agency WAM said on Saturday, a day after 60 soldiers from a Saudi-led coalition, mostly Emiratis, were killed in an attack on their base in central Yemen.
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 6:47 am
At least 47 killed in clashes between
BEIRUT (Reuters) - At least 47 fighters were killed in clashes between the Islamic State group and rival Syrian rebels, a monitor said on Saturday, in an area where the United States and Turkey are planning to open a new front against Islamic State militants.
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 4:46 am
China backs Putin's idea of developing
VLADIVOSTOK, Russia (Reuters) - Chinese Vice Premier Wang Yang said on Saturday that Russia's push to revamp its run-down Far East region coincided with Beijing's strategy, backing President Vladimir Putin's drive for new sources of growth.
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 2:43 am
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France eyes strikes against ISIS in Syria
France is considering carrying out strikes against Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) in Syria, French newspaper Le Monde reported on Saturday citing an anonymous “high-level source.” Read Full Article at RT.com
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 6:14 am
Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler rocks Moscow
One can never get enough of the stories where your musical hero approaches you in the street out of the blue and sings along to your playing. That’s what Steven Tyler of Aerosmith just did in Moscow! Read Full Article at RT.com
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 4:49 am
Japan govt. lifts exclusion order in 1st
The Japanese government has lifted an evacuation order around the exclusion-zone town of Naraha, in the Fukushima Prefecture. It was the first of seven municipalities affected by the fallout from the 2011 catastrophe at the nuclear power plant. Read Full Article at RT.com
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 3:33 am
Thousands rally in Beirut calling to elect
Following violent clashes in Beirut, thousands of the Free Patriotic Movement’s supporters rallied peacefully in the Lebanese capital, calling for presidential elections and demanding solutions to the crisis that has crippled the country’s political system. Read Full Article at RT.com
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 3:09 am
‘El Chapo’ may be hiding in Costa Rica,
Joaquin ‘El Chapo’ Guzman may be in a hideout in Costa Rica following his daring escape from Mexico’s most secure prison. The drug lord’s son accidentally disclosed the alleged location on Twitter. Read Full Article at RT.com
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 2:52 am
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Reality Check: Europe and the refugee crisis
Mehdi Hasan calls out EU leaders for turning their back on the thousands fleeing conflict.
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 6:52 am
Scores of Gulf troops killed in Yemen
Deadliest day for Gulf forces since Yemen war began kills 45 Emirati, 10 Saudi and five Bahraini soldiers.
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 6:49 am
Hamilton takes pole position for Italian GP
Britain's world champion seals seventh pole in a row; Raikkonen and Vettel to start behind him.
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 6:41 am
Al-Shabab takes control of two Somali towns
Governor confirms fighters have taken El Saliindi and Kuntuwarey in country's southwest.
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 6:33 am
Faith in humanity should be restored
It is scandalous and unacceptable that it took so long and so many deaths for a wake-up call in Europe.
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 6:06 am
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Norway freedom of speech prize for Snowden
EDWARD Snowden, who revealed mass surveillance by the US National Security Agency, has been awarded the Norwegian freedom of speech prize.
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 5:42 am
13 killed in Tajikistan crackdown: govt
THE Tajikistan government has cracked down on an armed group after attacks on policemen, as the Socceroos arrive in the country for a World Cup qualifier.
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 5:04 am
Japan town hit by nuke accident reopens
JAPAN has lifted the 2011 evacuation order for the town of Naraha, after the accident at the Fukushima nuclear plant forced residents to flee.
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 4:48 am
Speeding Vic man loses sports car
A VICTORIAN man caught driving 80km/h over the speed limit has had his sports car impounded for 30 days.
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 4:35 am
Body found in lake in southwest Sydney
POLICE have not yet determined whether the death of a person whose body was found in water in southwest Sydney is suspicious.
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 4:11 am
Source: Telegraph
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Huge sinkhole quadruples in size in Russia
This video shows a huge sinkhole in Russia which has quadrupled in size since it first appeared last November
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 6:58 am
Strictly Come Dancing 2015: the launch, live
Join Michael Hogan as this year's Strictly contestants are paired up with their professional partners in the launch show
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 5:35 am
The Suffragette film shows the violent human
Claire Cohen saw a preview of the new Suffragette film and says it's time for a full and frank reassessment of these freedom fighters
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 4:57 am
Plans for seven day practices are
Surgeries will be in left 'dire straits' unless new doctors are recruited, says chairwoman of the Royal College of General Practitioners
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 4:22 am
Woman feared to be travelling to Syria is
Zahera Tariq, 33, had been detained in Turkey with her four children after going missing from their home in Walthamstow, north-east London
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 4:06 am
Source: Euronews
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Next stop Vienna as migrants board trains to
After days of despair for thousands of migrants in Budapest the Hungarian government has taken the decision to bus the asylum seekers to the Austrian…
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 5:16 am
US court rules transgender person cannot be
A transgender person from Mexico who suffered years of abuse there has been granted the right to stay in the United States by a US appeals court.…
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 2:39 am
Japan: Naraha lifts Fukushima evacuation
People have been returning to the Japanese town of Naraha after it officially lifted an evacuation order imposed following the Fukushima nuclear…
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 2:39 am
Kentucky county issues gay marriage licences
A county in the American state of Kentucky has begun issuing marriage licences to same-sex couples, after they had been blocked by the county clerk's…
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 2:39 am
Destination Germany as thousands of migrants
Thousands of migrants and refugees have been streaming into Austria, exhausted after an overnight journey and days of confrontation and chaos in…
Posted on 5 September 2015 | 1:17 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