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Israel partially reopens access to al-Aqsa
Business RecorderIsrael partially reopens access to al-Aqsa MosqueCNN(CNN) -- Israel partially reopened access to the Temple Mount for Muslim prayers Friday, a day after taking a rare step of closing it amid Israeli-Palestinian tensions following the shooting of a controversial rabbi and subsequent killing of a suspect.The dangerous, unpredictable anomaly of East JerusalemHaaretzHeavy security at Jerusalem's al-Aqsa mosque as prayers resumeThe Globe and MailIntermittent clashes dot tense quiet in JerusalemJerusalem PostReuters -Voice of America -ABC Onlineall 2,336 news articles »
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 5:45 am
UPDATE 2-Hungary's Orban puts Internet tax
NDTVUPDATE 2-Hungary's Orban puts Internet tax on hold after huge protestsReuters... * Tax plan triggered biggest demonstrations in years. * PM Orban says cannot proceed in face of public opposition. * Tax was catalyst for outpouring of anti-Orban feeling. * Orban opponents want him out, but majority backs him (Releads, add background, ...Hungary internet tax cancelled after mass protestsBBC NewsHungary Suspends Internet Tax After Huge ProtestsABC NewsTwenty-Five Years After Fall Of Berlin Wall, Hungary Lurches Away From ...RadioFreeEurope/RadioLibertyVoice of America -Irish Times -RTall 116 news articles »
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 5:35 am
Russia may resume gas supply next week if
ReutersRussia may resume gas supply next week if Ukraine pays $2.2 billion: GazpromReutersMOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia may restart gas supplies to Ukraine as soon as next week if Kiev pays $2.2 billion worth of debts and pre-payments, Alexei Miller, head of state gas monopoly Gazprom, said on Friday. Moscow, Kiev and the European Union ...Ukraine, Russia sign deal to end natural gas cut-off ahead of winterWashington PostRussia: Natural Gas Will Flow After Ukraine PaysABC NewsRussia-Ukraine gas deal secures EU winter supplyBBC NewsVoice of America -RIA Novostiall 2,165 news articles »
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 5:35 am
UN: Growing number of foreigners in terror
CTV NewsUN: Growing number of foreigners in terror groupsseattlepi.comUNITED NATIONS (AP) — A new United Nations report says the world is facing a challenge of foreign fighters in terror groups on an "unprecedented scale," with about 15,000 in Syria and Iraq alone. The report by a panel of experts monitoring al-Qaida and ...UN: Growing Number Of Foreigners In Terror Groups, Social Media AidingCBS LocalWorld faces challenge from foreign fighters in terror groups: UNPanARMENIAN.Netall 5 news articles »
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 5:26 am
More Foreign Fighters Are Going to Iraq and
Telegraph.co.ukMore Foreign Fighters Are Going to Iraq and Syria Than Ever Before, UN SaysTIMEMilitant Islamist fighters take part in a military parade along the streets of northern Raqqa province in Syria, June 30, 2014. Reuters. More than 15,000 have already travelled from more than 80 countries. More than 15,000 foreign fighters have traveled to Iraq ...Jihadists from around the world flock to fight with Isil: UNTelegraph.co.ukJihadists from 80 countries fighting with Islamic StateHaaretzIslamic State 'draws fighters from all over'Independent Online9news.com.auall 164 news articles »
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 5:25 am
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Maine wins court order on nurse's quarantine
Monitoring and travel limits required for Kaci Hickox, who treated Ebola patients in W. Africa.
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 8:13 am
Army chief takes power after Burkina
By Mathieu Bonkoungou and Joe Penney OUAGADOUGOU (Reuters) - The head of Burkina Faso's armed forces took power on Friday after President Blaise Compaore resigned amid mass demonstrations against an attempt to extend his 27-year rule in the West African country. Compaore, who seized power in a 1987 coup, had attempted to defy popular pressure for him to step down after a day of violent protests on Thursday in which demonstrators stormed parliament and state television. ...
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 7:48 am
Pa. trooper ambush suspect jeered at court
MILFORD, Pa. (AP) — Onlookers shouted "Are you sorry?" and "Why did you do it?" at the suspect in a fatal ambush on a Pennsylvania state police barracks as troopers led him from his first court appearance Friday following a grueling seven-week manhunt.
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 7:32 am
Apologies demanded for senator's comments on
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Republicans are calling on Democratic Sen. Mary Landrieu to apologize after she suggested Thursday that President Barack Obama's deep unpopularity in the South is partly tied to race.
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 8:28 pm
UN: Worldwide recruiting for jihadists is
New report says foreign fighters joining terror groups on an "unprecedented scale," 15K in Syria, Iraq alone.
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 6:02 am
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Amanda Bynes Reportedly Released from
UPDATE: Beginning at 7:25 a.m. PT, Amanda Bynes issued a series of tweets from her verified account. In these, she wrote she was "going to court today with my lawyer to prove that I am more than capable of handling my personal life and finances and I am ...
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 1:59 am
The Switchboard: Judge rules police can
Police can require cellphone fingerprint, not pass code. "A Circuit Court judge has ruled that a criminal defendant can be compelled to give up his fingerprint, but not his pass code, to allow police to open and search his cellphone," Elisabeth Hulette at ...
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 1:59 am
Heavy security as Israel reopens Jerusalem
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel reopened a contested Jerusalem holy site on Friday and deployed more than 1,000 security personnel following clashes the previous day between Palestinians and Israeli riot police that had ratcheted up already heightened tensions ...
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 1:58 am
Twitter's MoPub ad exchange grabs Verizon
Earlier this week we told you privacy and security critics were concerned about how Verizon inserts unblockable cookies into HTTP requests sent via the company's wireless network. One of the major concerns was that other companies might use this identifier ...
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 1:58 am
Body in Indiana yard ID'd as missing Dunedin
FOWLER, IND. (AP) - A coroner has identified remains found in the backyard of a northwestern Indiana home as those of a missing Florida woman. The Fowler Police Department said Thursday the Benton County Coroner's Office used DNA tests to confirm the ...
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 1:57 am
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Fireworks Warehouse Blaze: Two Bodies Found
The fire, which happened after an explosion at the building, left four people injured and gutted the premises in Staffordshire.
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 10:12 am
Woolf Quits As Head Of Child Abuse Inquiry
Fiona Woolf has quit as head of an inquiry into historical child sex abuse following criticism of her suitability for the role.
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 10:02 am
Paediatrician Admits Child Sex Offences
Detectives find more than 1.2 million images and videos at the home of Raza Laskar, who worked in the Greater Manchester area.
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 9:42 am
£800k Rom Con: Man Who Defrauded Brits
Maurice Asola Fadola is sent to prison after targeting Western women with the scam and gaining their trust over several months.
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 9:28 am
Puppy Farm Killer Jailed For At Least 25
John Lowe, 82, winks and grins at the public gallery before hearing he will die behind bars for killing a mother and daughter.
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 8:54 am
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Younus hits 213 as Pakistan dominate
Younus Khan records his fifth Test double century as Pakistan dominate the second and final match against Australia.
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 9:09 am
Meyiwa suspect in court in S Africa
A suspect appears in court in South Africa over the killing of national football captain Senzo Meyiwa in a robbery.
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 9:08 am
Life term for puppy farm murders
An 82-year-old man is jailed for life for murdering his partner and her daughter who he shot at close range at his puppy farm in Surrey.
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 9:05 am
Jeers for accused US police killer
Local residents jeer and shout abuse at a Pennsylvania man accused of killing a police officer and eluding authorities on a weeks-long manhunt.
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 8:58 am
Woolf 'unsuitable' say victim groups
Victims' groups tell Home Office officials they are "unanimous" in their view that the head of an inquiry into historical child sex abuse should resign.
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 8:54 am
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Halloween costumes
Freeze! Step away from the stack of face masks and hazmat suits.
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 9:12 am
Roman Polanski
Famed film director Roman Polanski, wanted in the United States for having sex with a minor in the 1970s, was questioned this week by Polish authorities but allowed to leave after the interview.
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 9:09 am
Antares rocket
The unmanned Antares rocket that exploded off the coast of Virginia was deliberately destroyed after it became apparent there was a problem, a spokesman for Orbital Sciences Corporation said Thursday.
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 9:07 am
He could run the Senate
Mitch McConnell could soon get a taste of just how daunting it is to run the Senate after years of slamming Democrats for mismanaging the chamber.
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 8:54 am
J.K. Rowling's new 'Harry Potter' tale
In honor of Halloween, J.K. Rowling is delving into the back story of one of "Harry Potter's" more twisted Hogwarts professors.
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 8:48 am
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USFK: Troops cannot pay for the
The commander of U.S. troops in South Korea is dropping the hammer on that country's notorious "juicy bars," which use women as sex workers ...        
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 2:20 am
Protesters gather again in Burkina Faso
Demonstrations Thursday pushed country's president to agree to relinquish power.        
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 2:14 am
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Posted on 31 October 2014 | 2:00 am
Eric Frein to make first court appearance on
Relieved local communities rescheduled canceled Halloween festivities after the fugitive's capture.        
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 1:53 am
Hurry! NASA will send your name to Mars
Today is the last day to sign up to have your name sent to Mars.        
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 1:42 am
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Braving Ebola
Portraits of those who labor and those who survived at an Ebola treatment center in rural Liberia.
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 8:58 am
New York City’s Top Uniformed Police
Philip Banks III, the chief of department, resigned just days before he was to be promoted to become Commissioner William J. Bratton’s second-in-command.
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 8:24 am
Blaise Compaoré Steps Down as Burkina Faso
Mr. Compaoré quit as violent protests to his 27-year reign in the West African nation showed no signs of winding down.
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 8:06 am
Maine Judge Orders Ebola Quarantine for
Kaci Hickox, a nurse who worked in West Africa, had defied the authorities’ requests to go into quarantine because she said the measures were not justified.
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 8:02 am
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Posted on 31 October 2014 | 8:01 am
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Judge enforces Ebola isolation of defiant
FORT KENT Maine (Reuters) - A judge on Friday ordered an American nurse who treated Ebola patients in Sierra Leone for the disease to obey a state-imposed quarantine after she defied Maine officials and went for a bike ride.
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 9:08 am
Army chief takes power after Burkina
OUAGADOUGOU (Reuters) - The head of Burkina Faso's armed forces took power on Friday after President Blaise Compaore resigned amid mass demonstrations against an attempt to extend his 27-year rule in the West African country.
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 8:50 am
Air strikes hit Kobani as Kurdish peshmerga
SURUC Turkey/BAGHDAD (Reuters) - U.S.-led air strikes hit Islamic State positions around the Syrian border town of Kobani on Friday in an apparent bid to pave the way for heavily-armed Iraqi Kurdish peshmerga forces to enter from neighboring Turkey.
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 8:37 am
U.S. consumer spending falters; wage gains
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. consumer spending fell for the first time in eight months in September, but a rise in consumer sentiment to more than a seven-year high this month indicated economic growth would remain on solid ground.
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 8:34 am
Accused Pennsylvania sniper appears in court
MILFORD Pa. (Reuters) - A bruised and gaunt Eric Frein, captured after a seven-week manhunt and detained with the handcuffs of the Pennsylvania trooper he is accused of killing, was held without bail on Friday after facing murder charges in court.
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 8:14 am
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Tony Blair: Ending immigration would be
Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair has said the United Kingdom Independence Party (UKIP) has a “rather nasty core of prejudice” and warned that ending immigration would be a “disaster” for the country.
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 9:58 am
​Ebola hospital ship docks in Sierra Leone
The British ship RFA Argus arrived in Freetown, the capital of Sierra Leone, on Thursday, delivering helicopters, a fleet of vehicles and aid supplies to help contain the Ebola outbreak – among the worst in West Africa.
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 9:04 am
‘US fracking extremely dangerous, poses
The way that oil and gas fracking is practiced in the US is dangerous to public health exposing people living around wells to respiratory infections, cancer and a reduction in brain activity, David O. Carpenter, environmental health expert, told RT.
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 8:52 am
Top commander of fearful Haqqani network
A US drone strike in the South Waziristan region of Pakistan on Thursday killed at least seven militants, including Abdullah Haqqani, a top commander for the Haqqani Network, an Islamist insurgent group allied with the Afghan Taliban.
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 8:52 am
​EU: No guarantees for Russia if Ukraine
The EU won’t provide any new funds for Ukraine to pay off its gas debt to Russia, and Moscow has no guarantees should Kiev use agreed funding elsewhere, said the EU Energy Commissioner’s spokeswoman Marlene Holzner.
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 8:37 am
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Army chief takes power in Burkina Faso
General Honore Traore in charge of West African nation after violent protests force President Blaise Compaore to resign.
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 9:08 am
Deadly car bomb attack at Nigerian bus stop
At least eight people killed and 34 wounded outside crowded bus station in northeastern city of Gombe.
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 8:37 am
Israel unveils maritime version of Iron Dome
Maker says sea version of rocket-blocking system can help protect economic resources at sea like oil and gas platforms.
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 8:21 am
Israel reopens Al-Aqsa amid intense security
At least 3,000 officers deployed following holy site's rare closure sparked by clashes over killing of Palestinian.
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 7:26 am
Iraqi army inches towards Beiji oil refinery
Recent advances north of Baghdad part of offensive to retake country's biggest oil refinery from ISIL fighters.
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 6:28 am
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More remains recovered from MH17 wreckage
DUTCH investigators have recovered human remains after gaining rare access to the crash site of the Malaysia Airlines plane shot down over Ukraine.
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 8:36 am
US consumer spending down 0.2%
US shoppers have taken a breather after a spending spree in August, with consumer spending down 0.2 per cent in September.
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 7:37 am
Appeal setback for disgraced Rolf Harris
ROLF Harris has suffered a setback in his bid to appeal against convictions for a string of indecent assaults.
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 7:31 am
Fire causes evacuation of French radio HQ
THE Paris headquarters of French state radio has been safely evacuated after a fire broke out and started spreading through the building.
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 6:33 am
Full moons linked to animal abuse
THE UK RSPCA has found an average increase in calls about animal abuse so far this year of around 12 per cent, or 169 reports, during a full moon.
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 5:24 am
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Kinks musical: Sunny Afternoon, review: 'it
This musical about The Kinks is a blazing triumph, says Dominic Cavendish
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 8:54 am
RBS returns to profit amid government probes
Bloomberg's Richard Partington reports on RBS earnings and the overhang of government probes on the company. He speaks with Francine Lacqua on Bloomberg Television
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 8:28 am
Animal photos of the week: 31 October 2014
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Posted on 31 October 2014 | 8:27 am
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Posted on 31 October 2014 | 8:05 am
Crowds cheer downfall of Burkina Faso leader
President Blaise Compaore is swept from power in the first successful popular revolution in the history of sub-Saharan Africa
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 7:45 am
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Violence erupts across West Bank over
There have been clashes across the West Bank following Israel's decision to restrict access to the sacred Al Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem. Only Muslim…
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 7:19 am
Burkino Faso's President Compaore resigns
Burkina Faso's national radio says President Blaise Compaore has resigned. His decision comes a day after the opposition called supporters onto the…
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 6:45 am
Iraqi Peshmerga fighters poised on border to
Dozens of Iraqi Peshmerga fighters "now stand poised to reinforce the ranks of fellow Kurds fighting ISIL militants in the strategic Syrian town of…
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 6:08 am
Israel eases entry to Jerusalem holy site
Israel has partially reopened access to the Al Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem's Old City, a day after the shooting of a prominent Jewish far-right…
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 4:33 am
Missing students' plight puts Mexico
Over a month after 43 students disappeared in southern Mexico, demonstrators are still taking to the streets, determined to find out what became of…
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 4:33 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