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Pope Francis Begins Turkey Visit - Voice of
Voice of AmericaPope Francis Begins Turkey VisitVoice of AmericaThe Vatican said Pope Francis aims to strengthen ties with Muslim leaders during a three-day visit to Turkey that begins Friday. Officials said religious tolerance and fighting extremism will be high on the agenda when the pontiff meets President Recep Tayyip ...Pope wades into Mideast turmoil with Turkish visitSacramento BeePope wades into turmoilNation NewsErdogan to host people's pope, in plush new palaceDeutsche WelleRadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty -WRAL.comall 652 news articles »
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 6:12 am
David Cameron's EU speech: full text - BBC
Telegraph.co.ukDavid Cameron's EU speech: full textBBC NewsJust as this government has a long term plan for where we are taking our country so within that we have a long-term plan for immigration. Immigration benefits Britain, but it needs to be controlled. It needs to be fair. And it needs to be centred around our ...David Cameron Toughens Stance on Immigration in BritainNew York TimesCameron outlines plans to cut EU migration to UKUSA TODAYDavid Cameron 'sets off alarm bells' in Brussels with immigration speechTelegraph.co.ukReuters -Reuters UK -RadioFreeEurope/RadioLibertyall 551 news articles »
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 6:06 am
EU Warns France, Italy, Belgium on Budget
Wall Street JournalEU Warns France, Italy, Belgium on Budget SlippageWall Street JournalEuropean Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, right, listens to Economics Commissioner Pierre Moscovici in Brussels earlier this month. The commission has warned France, Italy, and Belgium that their budget plans might miss EU targets. Reuters.Brussels defers punishing France and Italy for breaking eurozone rulesThe GuardianEU gives France, Italy last chance to fix budgetsDaily TimesFrance, Italy, Belgium promise reform in letters to EU: DombrovskisReutersHerald Sun -Daily Mailall 206 news articles »
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 6:03 am
Animal sacrifice in Nepal - Times of India
Telegraph.co.ukAnimal sacrifice in NepalTimes of IndiaA herder works inside an enclosure for buffalos awaiting sacrifice on the eve of the sacrificial ceremony for the 'Gadhimai Mela' festival in Bariyapur November 27, 2014. The festival, renowned for its large number of animal sacrifices, is held every five years at ...Goddess's bloodlust to be sated in Nepal's orgy of slaughterThe AustralianDevotees slaughter tens of thousands of animals in Nepal festivalDaily MailAnimals sacrificed in Nepal to bring good luckChron.comNews24all 88 news articles »
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 5:58 am
French president to visit Ebola-stricken
Chron.comFrench president to visit Ebola-stricken GuineaChron.comTwo Guinean men stand on a pedestrian overpass near the People's Palace where a giant billboard featuring French President Francois Hollande and his Guinean counterpart Alpha Conde is displayed in Conakry, Guinea, Wednesday Nov. 26, 2014.Trial of 15-minute Ebola Test to Take Place in GuineaVoice of AmericaNew 15-minute test for Ebola to undergo trials in West AfricaReuters AfricaHollande to be first Western leader in Ebola-hit AfricaDaily Mailall 246 news articles »
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 5:27 am
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Second act of shopping frenzy gets started
NEW YORK (AP) — Stores are welcoming a second wave of shoppers in what has become a two-day kickoff to the holiday shopping season.
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 5:13 am
Obama's plan to 'Power Africa' gets off to a
By Joe Brock JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Barack Obama last year told a cheering crowd in Cape Town that a $7 billion plan to "Power Africa" would double electricity output on the world's poorest continent and bring "light where currently there is darkness". A year later, the U.S. president's flagship project for Africa has already achieved 25 percent of its goal to deliver 10,000 megawatts of electricity and bring light to 20 million households and businesses, according to its annual report. But the five-year plan has not yet delivered the power. ...
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 2:38 am
French Parliament debates recognizing
PARIS (AP) — France's government is pushing to revive Israeli-Palestinian peace talks, amid growing pressure across Europe for recognition of a Palestinian state after decades of Mideast stalemate.
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 4:25 am
Immigrants' chances tied to their state's
PHOENIX (AP) — If Christian Avila lived a few hundred miles to the west, he would have a driver's license, qualify for in-state college tuition and a host of other opportunities available to young people granted legal status by President Barack Obama two years ago.
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 1:50 am
Holiday storm leaves 350,000 in the dark
Hundreds of thousands of customers from Maine to Virginia were without power.
Posted on 31 December 1969 | 4:00 pm
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The Switchboard: EU passes symbolic measure
In 2014, the Internet added an entire United States to its user base. The Internet added a number of new users equivalent to about the population of the United States over the past year -- some 300 million people, reports the Switch's Nancy Scola.
Posted on 27 November 2014 | 9:36 pm
'Real World' star Ryan Knight dies at 29
Ryan Knight – a castmate on MTV’s “Real World New Orleans” – has died. Close friends told TMZ that it came about after a night of partying. Several of his pals say that Knight, 29, was out on Wednesday night and ended up at a friend’s house.
Posted on 27 November 2014 | 9:35 pm
Gunman killed after targeting Austin police
AUSTIN, Texas — A gunman targeted three downtown public buildings -- the Mexican consulate, federal courthouse and police headquarters -- before police shot and killed him, according to local media reports. Police said the unidentified man, who was ...
Posted on 27 November 2014 | 9:31 pm
Cameron outlines plans to cut EU migration
British Prime Minister David Cameron announced plans to reduce the "unacceptably high" level of immigration from European Union member states into the United Kingdom in a long-awaited speech Friday. It came a day after official statistics showed net ...
Posted on 27 November 2014 | 9:22 pm
German support for sanctions on Russia rise,
BERLIN (Reuters) - The number of Germans supporting European Union economic sanctions against Russia over the Ukraine crisis has risen in the last month and a large majority supports Chancellor Angela Merkel's toughening stance, a poll on Friday found.
Posted on 27 November 2014 | 9:20 pm
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Child Sex Abusers Who 'Shared' Girls Jailed
One girl was taken to a hotel to be raped by three men, while another victim was forced into sex with her boyfriend's brother.
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 7:19 am
Black Friday: Police Anger Amid Retail
Shoppers are urged to "keep their cool" as fights and website crashes mar the battle to bag bargains in the run-up to Christmas.
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 7:13 am
Cameron's Realistic Goals Trigger Alarm
David Cameron has unveiled fundamental, yet achievable, reform - but will his backbenchers throw their support behind him?
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 6:37 am
Soldier Jailed For Making Nail Bomb In
Ryan McGee, 20, is sentenced to two years after he packed 181 metal screws and bits of glass into an explosive device.
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 6:32 am
Social Network Terms Should Be Easier To
MPs say the terms and conditions on sites including Facebook are filled with jargon and unsuitable for users.
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 6:21 am
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Pope urges help for Syria refugees
Pope Francis highlights the plight of refugees from Syria and Iraq, and condemns extremism, at the start of a key visit to Turkey.
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 6:24 am
PM tells EU: 'Back me on migration'
British PM David Cameron urges EU leaders to back his "reasonable" plan to restrict migrant welfare benefits, but will "rule nothing out" if rebuffed
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 6:24 am
'Many dead' in Nigeria explosions
Many people killed in explosions in one of biggest mosques in the Nigerian city of Kano, reports say
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 6:23 am
Seven jailed for child sex abuse
Seven men are jailed for up to 11 years for their parts in gang which raped and abused girls in Bristol.
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 6:15 am
Police attend 'Black Friday' crowds
Police are called to supermarkets across the UK amid crowd surges as people hunt for "Black Friday" offers.
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 6:11 am
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Can 'troll slayer' keep hateful words
Are you ready for the "most honest conversation you'll ever have?"
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 6:19 am
She hears brother's heartbeat after death
After losing their son and brother in a tragic house fire, the Heisler family got to hear his heart beat again.
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 6:09 am
Shoppers brawl over Black Friday deals
CNN's Deborah Feyerick reports on the Black Friday shopping madness sweeping across the country.
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 6:05 am
3 downtown buildings targeted; bomb squad
An officer noticed what appeared to be an improvised explosive device in a vehicle near where a gunman was killed. Officers backed away from the suspect after noticing he "was wearing some type of vest," police said.
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 5:57 am
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Posted on 28 November 2014 | 5:56 am
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'Mimi' coin mystery benefits Salvation Army
The Salvation Army in Fort Myers has received a valuable gold coin for nine years.        
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 4:06 am
Being president is hard. Six reasons pols
Running for president is hard, and being president is harder. Six reasons pols run anyway.        
Posted on 27 November 2014 | 2:47 am
Beijing preps tough tobacco controls in
New rules under review in Beijing, and a draft national law, look set to curb smoking in public places.        
Posted on 27 November 2014 | 12:56 am
Kim Jong Un's sister named as senior N.
North Korea has revealed that leader Kim Jong Un's younger sister is a senior official in the ruling Workers' Party.        
Posted on 27 November 2014 | 12:35 am
Voices: Liberia wants to move beyond Ebola
The epidemic has eased, but it isn't over.        
Posted on 27 November 2014 | 12:02 am
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City Room: New York Today: Property Rights
Friday and the weekend: a mystery in a tree, clear but cold weather, and two boys are rescued from a snowbank.
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 3:53 am
Latest News: Black Friday, Phillip Hughes
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Posted on 28 November 2014 | 3:22 am
Australia Promises Scrutiny After Death of
Officials also said they would seek to maintain what one administrator called the game’s “finely tuned balance between bat and ball.”
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 2:49 am
Quiet Reigns in Ferguson, Subduing Even
Three days after an outbreak of violent unrest followed a decision not to indict a police officer in the death of Michael Brown, protesters all but vanished.
Posted on 27 November 2014 | 11:12 pm
Early Shoppers Line Up for Black Friday
Eager to make up for what has been a year of lackluster sales, retailers are offering eye-popping discounts that could increase traffic but also eat away at thinning profit margins.
Posted on 27 November 2014 | 9:30 pm
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U.N. torture watchdog urges U.S. to crack
GENEVA (Reuters) - The U.N. Committee against Torture urged the United States on Friday to fully investigate and prosecute police brutality and shootings of unarmed black youth and ensure that taser weapons are used only in life-threatening situations.
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 5:56 am
German support for sanctions on Russia rise,
BERLIN (Reuters) - The number of Germans supporting European Union economic sanctions against Russia over the Ukraine crisis has risen in the last month and a large majority supports Chancellor Angela Merkel's toughening stance, a poll on Friday found.
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 5:53 am
Protesters target Black Friday sales in
FERGUSON, Mo. (Reuters) - Protesters in Ferguson, Missouri began targeting Black Friday sales at major retailers overnight in a new tactic to vent their anger at a grand jury decision not to indict a white police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black teen.
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 5:28 am
Japan may expand air bag recalls; worried
TOKYO (Reuters) - Honda Motor and Mazda Motor may have to recall another 200,000 cars in Japan to replace Takata Corp air bags if Takata complies with a U.S. order to recall cars across the United States rather than just in humid regions.
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 5:16 am
Global air ticket fraud sweep nets 118
AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - More than 100 people were arrested worldwide this week after an investigation spanning 45 countries into the use of stolen credit cards to buy plane tickets, European police agency Europol said on Friday.
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 5:08 am
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​WTO agrees on landmark $1tn reform
After almost two decades of stalemate, all 160 members of the WTO have signed the first deal to simplify standards for customs checks and border procedures. The new rules are expected to increase trade by $1 trillion, and could add over 20 million jobs.
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 7:19 am
​Mental health patients driven to suicide,
At least 8 people have died in the past two years after being denied access to a dwindling number of psychiatric beds in UK hospitals, with many unable to source mental health treatment due to service cutbacks.
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 7:17 am
25 years after Berlin Wall: Ukraine building
The notorious "Wall" project is in full swing in Ukraine, with border guards burning the midnight oil digging anti-tank ditches and other fortifications along the Russian border.
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 6:41 am
Denmark hopes vote on Palestinian
Denmark is the latest EU nation set to hold a vote to recognize Palestine. Politicians hope a ‘yes’ vote will rekindle peace talks between Israel and Palestine, and it could go a long way to Copenhagen formally recognizing Palestine.
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 6:36 am
‘Foreigners at the helm of Ukraine means
Instead of resolving problems with his citizens Ukraine’s president is engaging with foreigners and serving their interests, which might lead to a systematic crisis and unrest, Anna Van Densky, political commentator for the EU Reporter magazine, told RT.
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 6:34 am
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Bomb explodes outside Nigeria mosque
Blast took place in city of Kano as residents were packing into the area for Friday prayers.
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 6:26 am
France to recognise Palestine if talks fail
Foreign minister sets two-year deadline to break impasse as MPs debate motion to recognise Palestine.
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 6:20 am
Austria arrests for recruiting Syria
Thirteen suspects arrested in raids on homes, prayer rooms and mosques for trying to recruit fighters.
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 5:38 am
Four dead in Egypt anti-government protest
Thousands rally in Cairo heeding to call by Salafist Front, as two senior army officers are killed by unknown gunmen.
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 5:36 am
Pope Francis begins Turkey visit
Plight of Christian communities throughout Middle East expected to figure prominently in talks in Ankara and Istanbul.
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 5:20 am
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Palmer under investigation by WA Police
WEST Australian police have confirmed they are investigating billionaire Clive Palmer's business activities.
Posted on 27 November 2014 | 9:38 pm
Govt offered way forward on uni changes
AS federal parliament enters its final week, cross bench senators are working with the government to resolve a deadlock on university changes.
Posted on 27 November 2014 | 9:13 pm
Our unit is like a bomb site: storm victim
BRISBANE resident James Marriott says it's a wonder his flatmate is alive after a storm that was "like a bomb" left him running for his life.
Posted on 27 November 2014 | 6:23 pm
Miner defies odds on coal and Russia
AUSTRALIAN-LISTED miner Tigers Realm is not letting politics get in the way of business in Russia
Posted on 27 November 2014 | 6:16 pm
APRA defends stance on alleged corruption
APRA boss Wayne Byres has defended his stance to allegations of union corruption in some industry superannuation funds, made at a royal commission.
Posted on 27 November 2014 | 5:18 pm
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Angkor: an interactive map of Cambodia's
An interactive guide to Cambodia's Angkor temple complex, including fascinating then-and-now recreations of individual temples
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 5:12 am
Black Friday 2014: live
Black Friday live: Keep tabs on the best deals and discounts on the busiest shopping day of the year, with up to 70 per cent off in some stores
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 5:00 am
The immigration speech David Cameron should
As David Cameron sets out his thinking on European migration, James Kirkup offers an alternative way to talk about the arrival of people from abroad
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 4:56 am
Soldier Ryan McGee jailed for making nail
Rifleman Ryan McGee who made 'viable' device with 181 metal screws and bits of glass in in Eccles, near Manchester, jailed at Old Bailey
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 4:44 am
Royal Navy tracks Russian warships in
Patrol ship HMS Tyne shadows fleet of Russian vessels through Strait of Dover after anchoring off coast of northern France to 'wait out a storm'
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 4:35 am
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French MP's to vote on recognising
French members of parliament are debating whether or not to recognise Palestine as a state. The motion in was brought by the Socialist MP Elisabeth…
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 3:05 am
Italy suspends flu vaccine batches
Italy has suspended the use of two batches of an anti-flu vaccine over fears that three deaths may have been connected to the drug. According to…
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 2:39 am
Ukraine: the policies of the new Parliament
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Posted on 28 November 2014 | 1:37 am
Namibia goes to the polls in Africa's first
Voting is underway in the south-western African nation of Namibia. The presidential and parliamentary elections are being held simultaneously and…
Posted on 28 November 2014 | 12:55 am
Twelve injured as huge storm lashes
The Australian city of Brisbane is clearing up after an overnight storm injured 12 people and caused damaged estimated at nearly 70 million euros.…
Posted on 27 November 2014 | 11:09 pm
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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