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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
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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
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Myanmar's President, Army Chief Meet Suu Kyi
Myanmar's president is holding a rare meeting with opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi that also includes the country's political and military heavyweights. Suu Kyi, who is constitutionally barred from running for president in next year's election, has been ...
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 2:30 pm
Two more arrested in Cedar City murder
Two more people are under arrest in connection to a Cedar City murder. On Oct. 21, police say Angelo Seth Carrasco forced his way into a home and shot and killed Shawn Multine with a rifle. Carrasco fled the home on the 100 East block of 525 North, but the ...
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 2:27 pm
Why SoftBank's Son bet big on India
A few days ago, SoftBank supremo Masayoshi Son plonked down a cool $840 million on two companies in India — $627 million in fast-growing online retailer Snapdeal, and $210 million in Uber-competitor, home-grown Ola Cabs. He was also in the country to ...
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 2:24 pm
Guatemalan Minister Convicted of Child
10/30/2014 5:31:00 PM By Thanks for reading GwdToday - Everyday! 8th Circuit Solicitor David Stumbo announced this afternoon that a 42 year-old former minister has been convicted by a Newberry County jury of sexually abusing a 12 year-old girl. Mario ...
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 2:24 pm
EPCSO launches animal cruelty investigation
VINTON, Texas – The El Paso County Sheriff's Department has launched an animal cruelty investigation after an extremely malnourished horse was found in the backyard of a Vinton home on Thursday. KFOX14 was there as deputies investigated the property on ...
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 2:23 pm
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Popular Teaching Methods May Harm Education
Teaching practices such as lavishing praise on pupils could encourage kids to feel teachers have low expectations of their work.
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 10:59 pm
Labour Facing Election Wipe-Out In Scotland
Ed Miliband is under pressure after a new poll says Labour is set to lose 90% of its MPs north of the border.
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 10:38 pm
World Savings Day: Banking On Zambia
Almost 19,000 Zambians are reaping the benefits of a community savings scheme which gives budding entrepreneurs a helping hand.
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 10:17 pm
Cop-Killer Suspect Held After 48-Day Manhunt
One of the FBI's most wanted fugitives is arrested after a 48-day search, which police say the man treated like a game.
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 10:15 pm
One Missing After Blaze At Fireworks Factory
Search and rescue workers are set to explore the SP Fireworks premises after an explosion caused a large fire at the site.
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 8:42 pm
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US police killing suspect captured
A US man who has eluded police in the forests of Pennsylvania for seven weeks after the fatal shooting of a police officer has been found.
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 9:55 pm
Charity decries US Ebola quarantine
Charity Doctors Without Borders warns some mandatory US state Ebola quarantine measures are having a "chilling effect" on its work.
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 9:51 pm
Obama urges 'credible' Myanmar vote
US president calls for a "credible" process when Myanmar hold elections in 2015, as major players held rare high-level talks.
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 9:32 pm
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Posted on 30 October 2014 | 7:56 pm
Citigroup legal costs up by $600m
Investment bank Citigroup puts aside an extra $600m to cover legal expenses due to "rapidly evolving regulatory inquiries".
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 7:43 pm
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Photos: Fugitives on the run
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 8:28 pm
Ferguson chief: I'm not resigning
Under fire, the police chief in Ferguson, Missouri, told CNN on Thursday that he has no intention of stepping down.
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 8:18 pm
Should girls be 'pink princesses'?
So your daughter will just die if she doesn't wear a princess costume for Halloween? And of course it has to be pink. And every little girl you know wants to be a princess for Halloween, except for the neighborhood tomboy down the street?
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 8:11 pm
No. The customer is NOT always right
In business, it might pay to keep the customer happy, but how far should you go just to keep the peace?
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 8:06 pm
4 dead: Plane hits FlightSafety building
A plane appears to have crashed at a building at Wichita's Mid-Continent Airport in southern Kansas on Thursday morning, CNN affiliate KSNW reported.
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 7:54 pm
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Ex-Boston mayor Tom Menino dies after cancer
Thomas Menino, Boston's longest-serving mayor, dies cancer at age 71.        
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 4:43 am
4 die when small plane hits Wichita airport
The twin-engine plane had just taken off and was returning to the airport when it crashed.        
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 4:41 am
Fact check: 2014 campaign whoppers
No shortage of tall tales in the midterm elections, from both parties.        
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 4:01 am
Disabled man falls to death at N.Y. mall
The group home resident was on a day trip when he fell from a bank of escalators.        
Posted on 29 October 2014 | 11:58 pm
Accused Pa. cop killer Eric Frein captured
Survivalist reportedly caught at defunct airport after 48 days on the run in Pocono Mountains.        
Posted on 29 October 2014 | 11:49 pm
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Archive Dive: Halloween Candy Has Gotten
A comparison of prices from a 1964 newspaper ad and from the same supermarket chain today yields some interesting results.
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 8:18 pm
In New York Attorney General Debate, Cahill
The encounter between John P. Cahill, the Republican challenger, and Eric T. Schneiderman, the incumbent, produced plenty of heat but little light.
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 7:50 pm
Former Navy SEAL Team Member Investigated
A former Navy SEAL who wrote a best seller about the raid that killed Osama bin Laden is under criminal investigation for disclosing classified material.
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 7:34 pm
Sports of The Times: A Visit to Madison
From his home in the Appalachian foothills, Kevin Bumgarner, the father of Madison Bumgarner, the World Series M.V.P., sent his son a text while watching him lead San Francisco to the title.
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 7:02 pm
Homelessness Rose in New York
The number of homeless people across the country fell this year, but in New York City the homeless population continued to swell, according to an annual federal survey.
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 6:49 pm
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Suspect in Pennsylvania police ambush
BLOOMING GROVE Pa. (Reuters) - The survivalist suspected of killing a Pennsylvania state trooper in a sniper attack in September could face the death penalty, prosecutors said, after a seven-week manhunt in the Pocono Mountains ended with his arrest on Thursday.
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 9:45 pm
Nurse defies Ebola quarantine with bike
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.
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 9:27 pm
Boeing exec says NASA crash underscores need
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The crash of an unmanned Orbital Sciences Antares rocket is a "wake-up call" to the U.S. space community about the need to develop a new U.S. rocket engine, the head of Boeing Co's defense division said on Thursday.
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 7:26 pm
Iraqi Kurdish forces enter Syria to fight
SURUC Turkey (Reuters) - A first group of Iraqi Kurdish peshmerga fighters entered the besieged Syrian town of Kobani on Thursday to help push back Islamic State militants who have defied U.S. air strikes and threatened to massacre its Kurdish defenders.
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 6:21 pm
Ukraine, Russia, EU agree to natural gas
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Ukraine, Russia and the European Union signed a deal on Thursday that will see Moscow resume vital supplies of gas to its ex-Soviet neighbor over the winter in return for payments funded in part by Kiev's Western creditors.
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 6:04 pm
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Black Utah ‘samurai’ dressed as anime
A young black man in Utah was shot six times and killed by police responding to a 911 call. The man was wearing a Japanese anime costume and carried a gift-shop samurai sword.
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 10:43 pm
Bypassing encryption: Italian firm ‘sells
The latest encryption measures adopted by Google and Apple to beef up users’ security seem futile in light of firms like Hacking Team, which are offering software that allows authorities to bypass encryptions on personal devices, The Intercept reported.
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 9:56 pm
Pentagon to monitor Iraq war veterans for
After denials and cover-ups, the Pentagon has stated it will carry outmedical exams and health monitoring for service members and veterans exposed to chemical weapons in Iraq.
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 9:49 pm
NYPD arrests, ‘brutalizes’ peace
The New York Police Department has detained prominent peace activist and former CIA agent Ray McGovern, with witnesses saying he was “yelling in pain” during arrest. McGovern was detained ahead of a David Petraeus speech that he planned to attend.
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 7:49 pm
​Crash dummies put on weight as obese
While health officials struggle to slow down the rise of obesity in the US, one car safety company is changing the design of its crash test dummies in order to more accurately reflect the size of the average American and warn of road risks for the obese.
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 7:10 pm
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Burkina Faso president refuses to step down
Long-time president Blaise Compaore refuses to heed protesters demands, seeking to lead transitional government instead.
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 7:52 pm
US urges Myanmar to support Rohingya rights
US President urges Myanmar leader to support civil and political rights of the stateless Rohingya Muslims minority.
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 7:00 pm
Ukraine and Russia strike gas deal
Moscow to resume gas exports into Ukraine throughout winter despite rivalry in EU brokered deal.
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 4:37 pm
Clashes in Jerusalem after shooting of rabbi
Palestinian president condemns closure of al-Aqsa mosque as a "declaration of war" while clashes rage in east Jerusalem.
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 2:01 pm
Nigerian president confirms re-election bid
Goodluck Jonathan thanked supporters for raising $130,000 nomination fee needed to enter February race for second term.
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 1:23 pm
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More Vic asbestos tests despite clearance
VICTORIAN health officials have identified 20 more sites to be tested for asbestos contamination in Melbourne's west.
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 10:08 pm
Woman charged after NZ baby taken
AN 18-year-old woman has been charged with kidnapping after an eight-month-old baby was taken from a house in New Zealand.
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 10:06 pm
Four armed robbers give cops the slip
A SYDNEY suburb has become the scene of a dramatic police search, after a spate of robberies and attempted car-jackings by armed bandits.
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 10:01 pm
SA man wins threat conviction appeal
A SOUTH Australian man, convicted of threatening a barrister at a court hearing when he was enraged and purple-faced, has had one finding overturned.
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 9:53 pm
$3.5m study into violence against women
A TWO-YEAR, $3.5 million study will explore the ongoing impact of violence against women and children.
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 9:53 pm
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British aid money is funding corruption
Money invested by the UK Government abroad found to be actively encouraging corrupt practices by the Independent Commission for Aid Impact
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 5:01 pm
Drive vs Zane Lowe - as it happened
Car crash or vintage ride? Our verdict on the Radio One DJ's rescoring of the cult film soundtrack
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 4:41 pm
Arsene Wenger and John Terry support Poppy
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger and Chelsea captain John Terry make announcements on the London Underground to mark Poppy Day
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 4:06 pm
Watch: Angry sheep headbutts Halloween
Sheep is tricked and treated when he spends a frustrating few minutes charging at a nut-filled piñata, until at last claiming his feast
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 2:33 pm
Mike Catt tells England not to look to World
As he helps out grassroots game, World Cup winner warns senior squad not to get ahead of themselves
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 2:28 pm
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Burkina Faso military dissolves parliament
Burkina Faso's military has dissolved the country's parliament and announced a transitional government, however it remains unclear who is in charge.…
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 3:01 pm
Burkina Faso opposition protest in Paris
As news of the political unrest unfolding in Burkina Faso spread dozens of protesters held a peaceful protest outside the country's embassy in Paris…
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 1:53 pm
Investigation launched into unidentified
An investigation has begun in France after unidentified drones were spotted flying over seven nuclear plants. State-owned power company EDF said…
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 12:44 pm
At least four dead after plane crashes in
At least four people have been killed and five critically injured after a small plane crashed into an airport building in Kansas in the United…
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 12:43 pm
Burkina Faso: State of emergency called by
The President of Burkina Faso has reportedly called a state of emergency in the country, dissolved the government and offered to open talks with the…
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 12:36 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