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Gaza conflict: Hamas vows no IsraelBBC NewsGaza conflict: Hamas vows no Israel ceasefireBBC NewsA reclusive Hamas commander has rejected suggestions the Palestinian militants are ready for a ceasefire with Israel to end violence in Gaza. In an audio recording, Mohammad Deif, commander of Hamas' military wing, said his soldiers were "eager for ...Israelis support Netanyahu and Gaza war, despite rising deaths on both sidesWashington PostIsrael strikes symbols of Hamas' control in Gaza, shuts down power plantFox NewsAmericans still support Israel, but views vary by age and race, poll findsChristian Science MonitorCBC.ca -Wall Street Journal -Chron.comall 12,302 news articles »
Posted on 29 July 2014 | 4:29 pm
Obama joins EU in announcing expandedFox NewsObama joins EU in announcing expanded economic sanctions against RussiaFox NewsPresident Obama on Tuesday announced expanded U.S. sanctions on Russia, joining the European Union in a coordinated effort to use Russia's economy as leverage to compel Moscow to stop fueling the deadly conflict in Ukraine. "Russia is once again ...Europe Gets Serious in Latest Round of Russia SanctionsBusinessweekThe Putin Test for Obama in UkraineWall Street JournalUPDATE 1-US expands economic sanctions on Russia over UkraineReutersABC Online -The Australian -RTall 2,164 news articles »
Posted on 29 July 2014 | 4:19 pm
UPDATE 3-In rare move, Canada accusesCTV NewsUPDATE 3-In rare move, Canada accuses Chinese of trying to hack govt networkReuters(Adds Chinese reaction, paragraphs 4, 10-11; background). By David Ljunggren. OTTAWA, July 29 (Reuters) - Canada on Tuesday took the unusual step of singling out Chinese hackers for attacking a key computer network and lodged a protest with Beijing, ...Canadian government says Chinese hackers infiltrated top research and ...Fox NewsCanada Pushes China on Cyber-Attack After Research BreachBloombergCanada accuses China of hacking government networkABC OnlineBusinessweek -Westerly News -Ottawa Citizenall 141 news articles »
Posted on 29 July 2014 | 4:15 pm
'Not all nurses keen to return from Libya' -Toronto Star'Not all nurses keen to return from Libya'Times of IndiaTHIRUVANANTHAPURAM: With the war in Libya intensifying, scores of nurses from Kerala have called Non-Resident Keralite Affairs (Norka) office here seeking evacuation from the conflict zone. According to sources in the ministry of external affairs, around ...A Look at Libya's Most Active Armed GroupsVoice of AmericaCanadian Embassy in Libya suspends operationsCBC.caLibya says its oilfields are safe from the fightingReutersThe Daily Star -Sky News Australia -Reuters Africaall 953 news articles »
Posted on 29 July 2014 | 3:49 pm
Xi Jinping takes risky path in disposal ofSydney Morning HeraldXi Jinping takes risky path in disposal of 'tiger' Zhou YongkangFinancial TimesEver since China's new leader Xi Jinping launched his anti-corruption drive 20 months ago, most observers have been wondering how far and high would he go. Now we have the answer. On Tuesday, the Chinese Communist party announced that Zhou ...Xi Jinping's anticorruption in China drive snares a tiger (+video)Christian Science MonitorChina investigates former security chief for graftHindustan TimesWhy China's investigation of Zhou Yongkang is such a big dealWashington Post (blog)CRIENGLISH.com -TODAYonline -South China Morning Post (subscription)all 279 news articles »
Posted on 29 July 2014 | 2:59 pm
Israelis support Netanyahu and Gaza war,JERUSALEM — The airwaves are filled with images of death and destruction in the Gaza Strip. President Obama is pressing for an immediate cease-fire. More than 50 Israeli soldiers have been killed. But at home, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is riding ...
Posted on 29 July 2014 | 1:12 pm
Arming America's teachersCOLUMBIA, Mo. --When the school year begins, more teachers will be armed. Since the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School more than a year and a half ago, nine states passed laws allowing teachers to have firearms in school. It may look like target ...
Posted on 29 July 2014 | 1:08 pm
Giancarlo Stanton, Henderson Alvarez helpThe Marlins have said throughout their recent red-hot run that they’re going to need more than the usual suspects to carry them if they’re going to make a serious playoff push. On Tuesday night, though, it was still pretty nice to have a pair of those ...
Posted on 29 July 2014 | 1:01 pm
How a Tornado Helped Bust a TennesseeA tornado that swept through a Tennessee town damaged homes and threw Jerrod Christian's belongings onto lawns - many of which had been reported stolen by his neighbors, police told ABC News. Since the tornado hit the town of Kingsport on Sunday, Christian ...
Posted on 29 July 2014 | 12:59 pm
'Guardians' protects its emotional core amidSURREY, England — If it's true that you always hurt the one you love, then Chris Pratt and Michael Rooker are telling one great, bruising love story. On this day of filming the Marvel Studios movie Guardians of the Galaxy (in theaters Friday) at ...
Posted on 29 July 2014 | 12:52 pm
Immigrant Mothers Released From HoldingWith a surge in mothers traveling with children across the border, but few spaces to hold families, the government is expanding the use of electronic bracelets.
Posted on 29 July 2014 | 6:36 pm
Lawmakers Voice Skepticism on Iran NuclearIf an accord is reached, it would not be a formal treaty, so the Senate would not be called upon to ratify it.
Posted on 29 July 2014 | 6:16 pm
Ex-First Couple’s Defense in Virginia:Lawyers for Former Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, made clear in opening arguments for the couple’s corruption trial that they planned to rely on the sordid details of their unhappy union as the basis of their legal defense.
Posted on 29 July 2014 | 6:11 pm
Another Win for Ex-Governor and Wrestler,Jesse Ventura had sued the estate of Chris Kyle, a former Navy SEAL, saying his book included passages about him that were defamatory.
Posted on 29 July 2014 | 6:02 pm
Coordinated Sanctions Aim at Russia’sThe United States and Europe began a joint effort to curb Russia’s long-term ability to develop new oil resources, taking aim at a source of Kremlin power in retaliation for its intervention in Ukraine.
Posted on 29 July 2014 | 6:01 pm