Ukraine, Russia, EU agree to natural gas
ReutersUkraine, Russia, EU agree to natural gas supply dealReutersBRUSSELS (Reuters) - Ukraine, Russia and the European Union signed a deal on Thursday on the resumption of Russian natural gas supplies to Ukraine for winter after several months of delay during the conflict in Ukraine. European Commission President ...Ukraine, Moscow clinch deal on Russian gas supplyChron.comUkraine and Russia Reach Deal on Natural Gas SuppliesNew York TimesRussian position unchanged at trilateral gas talksXinhuaFinancial Times -Voice of Americaall 1,570 news articles »
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 4:13 pm
Burkina Faso president declares state of
Chron.comBurkina Faso president declares state of emergencyChron.comA car burns outside the parliament building in Burkina Faso as people protest against their longtime president Blaise Compaore who is seeking another term in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014. Protesters stormed Burkina Faso's ...Burkina army imposes interim govt after crowd burns parliamentReutersBurkina Faso Parliament Dissolved After ProtestsABC NewsBurkina Faso army announces emergency measuresBBC NewsIrish Times -Xinhua -Times of Indiaall 720 news articles »
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 3:57 pm
In historic move, Sweden recognizes
The Daily StarIn historic move, Sweden recognizes PalestineThe Daily StarPalestinian flag is on display outside the Palestinian Representative Office in Stockholm, Sweden 's capital, on October 30, 2014. AFP PHOTO/JONATHAN NACKSTRAND. Connect; Tweet; RSS; Follow; Email; Print; Share. Agence France Presse.Israel recalls envoy after Sweden recognises PalestineIndian ExpressAbbas lauds Sweden's decision to recognize Palestinian stateJerusalem PostSweden Recognizes Palestine, Drawing Sharp Israeli CriticismNPR (blog)Irish Times -South China Morning Post (subscription) -euronewsall 539 news articles »
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 3:55 pm
Maine Officials Fail to Reach Compromise
New York TimesMaine Officials Fail to Reach Compromise With Nurse Over Ebola QuarantineNew York TimesKaci Hickox, the Maine nurse who recently returned from treating Ebola patients in Sierra Leone, defied her state-ordered quarantine by going for a bike ride with her boyfriend. Publish Date October 30, 2014. Photo by Robert F. Bukaty/Associated Press.Maine governor says quarantine talks with nurse failedUSA TODAYNurse Defies Ebola Quarantine in MaineWall Street JournalNurse defies Ebola quarantine order in MaineSFGateDeseret News -Bloombergall 1,041 news articles »
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 3:51 pm
Friction Grows Between Israel and Jordan
HaaretzFriction Grows Between Israel and Jordan Over Holy Site in JerusalemNew York TimesJERUSALEM — As Israel and Jordan neared the final stage of negotiations over their peace treaty, King Hussein of Jordan requested what Efraim Halevy, envoy for the Israeli prime minister, thought would be a deal killer: a clause giving Jordan a role in the ...Violence leads Israel to close contested Temple Mount-Al Aqsa siteLos Angeles TimesIsrael closes holy site after shootingSFGateIsraelis executed Jerusalem PalestinianThe Daily StarFox News Latino -Jerusalem Post -The Times (subscription)all 1,216 news articles »
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 3:00 pm
Penn. trooper ambush suspect captured
A survivalist is accused of ambushing two state troopers, killing one and wounding the other.
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 9:16 pm
Is Gov. Chris Christie's brash style
The "sit down and shut up" approach plays well in New Jersey, but it could be seen as phony bluster in some states.
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 6:32 am
Group: State Department too top-heavy with
At a time when "The world is a mess," President Barack Obama has packed too many political appointees into top jobs at the State Department, and should replace retiring Deputy Secretary of State William Burns with a career diplomat, a foreign service group warns.
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 11:46 am
Nurse defies Ebola quarantine with bike
By Steve Holland CAPE ELIZABETH Maine (Reuters) - A nurse who treated Ebola patients in Sierra Leone but has tested negative for the virus went for a bike ride on Thursday, defying Maine's order that she be quarantined in her home and setting up a legal collision with Governor Paul LePage. Attorneys for Kaci Hickox, 33, said they had not yet been served with a court order to enforce the 21-day quarantine - matching the virus's maximum incubation period - but remained prepared to fight such an order if necessary. ...
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 6:31 pm
Elusive Pennsylvania ambush suspect
By Joe McDonald BLOOMING GROVE Pa. (Reuters) - The survivalist suspected of killing a Pennsylvania state trooper and seriously wounding a second officer in a sniper attack in September was taken into custody after a seven-week manhunt, police said on Thursday. Eric Matthew Frein, 31, eluded capture by hundreds of law enforcement officers since the Sept. 12 ambush of the troopers outside a state police barracks in Blooming Grove. The attack killed Corporal Bryon Dickson, 38, and wounded Trooper Alex Douglass, 31. ...
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 6:05 pm