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Ferguson Report: DOJ Will Not... The department of Justice announced today that police officer Darren Wilson will not be charged in the death of Michael Brown. "There is no evidence upon which prosecutors can rely to disprove Wilson's stated subjective belief that he feared for his safety ... Posted on 04 March 2015 | 4:43 pm
Eastern US braces for major... Hopefully, this week's winter blast will be the last for a while. The Midwest and Mid-Atlantic regions were gearing up late Wednesday for up to 10 inches of snow in what forecasters said could be the last major event of the season, an event accompanied by ... Posted on 04 March 2015 | 4:00 pm
More Children Eat Fruit in School,... WASHINGTON Changes made to government-subsidized meals by the Obama administration to get schoolchildren to eat more fruits are having their intended effect, according to a study released on Wednesday. The study, by the Rudd Center for Food Policy and ... Posted on 04 March 2015 | 5:04 pm
U.S. Ambassador to South Korea... SEOUL, South Korea The United States ambassador to South Korea, Mark W. Lippert, was attacked Thursday morning by a knife-wielding man who said he opposed joint American-South Korean military exercises, according to Korean journalists and officials who ... Posted on 04 March 2015 | 4:39 pm
Love and war in Venezuela:... CARACAS, Venezuela – She was raised by a leader of Venezuela's opposition and made a name for herself on a popular anti-government TV show. He is the tourism minister and one of the socialist administration's most passionate defenders. In this deeply ... Posted on 04 March 2015 | 4:55 pm
Knife-wielding attacker slashes... By James Pearson and Ju-min Park SEOUL (Reuters) - U.S. ambassador to South Korea Mark Lippert underwent two-and-a-half hours of surgery after he was slashed in the face by a Korean nationalist in an attack at a forum held in Seoul on Thursday to discuss Korean reunification, officials said. In 2010, Kim tried to attack the Japanese ambassador to Seoul by throwing a piece of concrete and was given a suspended jail term, according to police. U.S. President Barack Obama called Lippert to wish him a speedy recovery, a White House official said. The assailant was dressed in traditional Korean clothing and shouted that North and South Korea should be reunited just before he attacked Lippert. Posted on 05 March 2015 | 1:01 am
Australia seeks Indonesia prisoner... By Lincoln Feast SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia's foreign minister said on Thursday she had proposed a prisoner swap to her Indonesian counterpart in an 11th hour effort to save the lives of two Australian drug smugglers expected to face a firing squad within days. The planned executions of Myuran Sukumaran, 33, and Andrew Chan, 31, have ratcheted up diplomatic tension between Australia and Indonesia following repeated pleas for mercy on their behalf. Also facing execution are citizens of France, Brazil, the Philippines, Ghana and Nigeria, as well as Indonesia. Posted on 04 March 2015 | 11:56 pm
Kerry says demanding Iran's... By Arshad Mohammed MONTREUX, Switzerland (Reuters) - Simply demanding Iran's capitulation is no way to get a nuclear deal with the Islamic Republic, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said on Wednesday as he wrapped up three days of talks with a veiled dig at Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. Kerry said he and Iranian counterpart Mohammad Jawad Zarif made some progress in their negotiations in the Swiss lakeside town of Montreux and would resume them on March 15. Kerry aides said many obstacles remained before a late March deadline for an outline accord between Iran and six world powers. On Tuesday, Netanyahu said in a speech in the U.S. Congress that Washington was negotiating a bad deal with Iran that could spark a "nuclear nightmare," drawing a rebuke from President Barack Obama and exposing a deepening U.S.-Israeli rift. Posted on 04 March 2015 | 3:21 pm
U.S. says North Korea nuclear and... By David Brunnstrom and Shadia Nasralla WASHINGTON/VIENNA (Reuters) - The United States said on Wednesday that North Korea's nuclear program and the increased range and precision of its missiles were of great concern, a day after the isolated Asian country said it had the power to deter a U.S. nuclear threat with a pre-emptive strike if necessary. The U.S. mission to International Organizations in Vienna, home to the U.N's International Atomic Energy Organisation, said the restart of North Korea's graphite-moderated nuclear reactor could enable it to produce additional plutonium for weapons in the near future. In Washington, General Vincent Brooks, commander of the U.S. Army in the Pacific, said the United States had detected "increased militarization" of North Korea's nuclear program. Posted on 04 March 2015 | 10:30 pm
Two Germans to be caned, jailed... A Singapore court jailed two Germans for nine months and three strokes of the cane on Thursday after they pleaded guilty to spray-painting graffiti on a train. "This is the darkest episode of my entire life," said Von Knorre. "I am very angry with myself." Singapore is well known for its cleanliness and its zero tolerance for crime. The two were accused of vandalism and trespass after they broke into one of Singapore's train depots last November to spray-paint a carriage. Posted on 05 March 2015 | 12:19 am
Cameron: I'll only do one TV debate David Cameron says he will take part in only one TV debate ahead of the general election featuring seven party leaders, amid a growing row over the issue. Posted on 04 March 2015 | 8:22 pm
Terror arrest release 'risked... A man convicted in the USA of a trans-Atlantic terror plot including an attack in Manchester was wrongly released in the UK, a former detective says. Posted on 05 March 2015 | 12:58 am
US envoy to S Korea in knife attack The US ambassador to South Korea, Mark Lippert, is slashed on his face and hand in Seoul by a man demanding Korean reunification. Posted on 04 March 2015 | 11:48 pm
Becky murder suspect due in court The stepbrother of missing 16-year-old Becky Watts is due to appear at Bristol Magistrates Court charged with her murder. Posted on 05 March 2015 | 12:57 am
Three-child benefit limit... The Conservatives are considering limiting child benefit to three children, which could save ??300m a year in the long term, BBC Newsnight learns. Posted on 04 March 2015 | 9:44 pm
Attacks lead Libya's state oil... Citing an increase in attacks by ISIL-linked fighters, National Oil Corporation suspends oil production at 11 fields. Posted on 05 March 2015 | 1:05 am
Poverty persists in oil-rich Niger... Locals from President Jonathan's home region hoped his election would help their situation, but little has changed. Posted on 04 March 2015 | 10:58 pm
US ambassador attacked in South... Diplomat slashed on face and wrist at arts centre in central Seoul by assailant shouting anti-war slogans. Posted on 04 March 2015 | 10:39 pm
India bans film in which rapist... Film-maker decries censorship as government investigates how gang rapist was allowed to be interviewed in jail. Posted on 04 March 2015 | 9:53 pm
Dozens feared dead in Ukraine mine... Kiev accuses pro-Russia separatists of delaying rescue efforts at the Zasyadko mine in rebel-held city of Donetsk. Posted on 04 March 2015 | 8:10 pm
European Stimulus Sparks Bond Blitz Investors snapped up a half-billion euros of French utility bonds that will pay them no interest, a groundbreaking deal that shows how corporations are rushing to take advantage of Europe???s efforts to keep interests rates low.
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Simon Property Makes Takeover... Simon Property Group Inc. has made takeover approaches for rival Macerich Co., seeking to combine two of the largest shopping-mall owners in the U.S.
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Crafts Site Etsy Files for Initial... Etsy unveiled plans to further test investors??? appetite for e-commerce companies, filing for an initial public offering a decade after it was founded in a Brooklyn, N.Y., apartment as a way to sell handmade goods online.
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McDonald's to Curb Antibiotics in... McDonald???s plans to curtail antibiotics use in its U.S. chicken, a move that could help kick-start a broader food-industry response to growing public-health alarm around drug-resistant bacteria.
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Watchdog's Hunt Is Short on... Finra???s ???High Risk Broker??? program targets individuals with large numbers of disciplinary red flags, but the initiative hasn???t barred any of the brokers associated with Stratton Oakmont, the firm depicted in the film ???The Wolf of Wall Street.???
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Embattled Hillary Clinton urges... SEOUL (Reuters) - U.S. ambassador to South Korea Mark Lippert underwent two-and-a-half hours of surgery after he was slashed in the face by a Korean nationalist in an attack at a forum held in Seoul on Thursday to discuss Korean reunification, officials said.
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China signals 'new normal' with... (Reuters) - Drugmaker AbbVie Inc said it will buy Pharmacyclics Inc , the maker of blockbuster cancer drug Imbruvica, for about $21 billion to boost its oncology drugs pipeline.
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Australia seeks Indonesia prisoner... JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesia's attorney general will decide in a few days on the date for the execution of up to 11 convicts, mostly foreigners, a government official said on Thursday.
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Second Los Angeles hospital... WASHINGTON (Reuters) - While Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's address to the U.S. Congress generated loud applause and worldwide headlines, it is unlikely to lead to new legislation or a shift in U.S. policy toward Iran.
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U.S. Supreme Court split over... WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court appeared sharply divided on ideological lines on Wednesday as it tackled a second major challenge to President Barack Obama's healthcare law, with Justice Anthony Kennedy emerging as a likely swing vote in a ruling.
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Despite Netanyahu claim, cheap oil... JPost.com brings you all the latest news on Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World. Posted on 05 March 2015 | 12:39 am
Israel helps relieve water crisis... Bill proposes a vote of approval or disapproval of a nuclear agreement, which would require two-thirds majority to override a presidential veto. Posted on 04 March 2015 | 9:38 pm
Students, staff at UK university... Insisting Tehran change "everything under the sun" not realistic way to close a deal, State Department says. Posted on 04 March 2015 | 8:57 pm
Senior General: US considering... Iranian foreign minister cautiously optimistic that deal on Tehran's nuclear program could be reached soon; US officials say sticking points remain. Posted on 04 March 2015 | 7:54 pm
Deadline for a framework deal with... See all our mock headlines in honor of the Jewish holiday. Posted on 04 March 2015 | 11:30 pm
How could they be so heartless? SHOWING cruel disregard for the doomed Australian men, Indonesian officials smiled for photos while transferring the Bali Nine duo to execution island. Posted on 05 March 2015 | 12:49 am
???My d*** goes all the way to... IT is a seven-minute foul-mouthed classroom rant by a teacher that 12-year-old boys and girls should never have to hear. He bizarrely mentions his penis. Posted on 04 March 2015 | 9:04 pm
US ambassador attacked with razor THE US ambassador to South Korea has been injured in an attack by a blade-wielding assailant at a breakfast function in Seoul. Posted on 04 March 2015 | 8:08 pm
How death island move unfolds ARMED police have taken Bali Nine duo Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran from jail en route to their execution. This is what happens now. Posted on 04 March 2015 | 7:56 pm
???My d*** goes all the way to... IT is a seven-minute foul-mouthed classroom rant by a teacher that 12-year-old boys and girls should never have to hear. He bizarrely mentions his penis. Posted on 04 March 2015 | 7:51 pm
Singapore sentences young German... The men begged for forgiveness, saying they had made a 'stupid mistake', but court ordered the two to be canned and serve time in jail Posted on 05 March 2015 | 12:51 am
Statins increase risk of diabetes... Research on 9,000 men has found those taking statins are 47 per cent more likely to develop diabetes - but critics say the study fails to take proper account of the reasons why Posted on 05 March 2015 | 12:00 am
US ambassador's attacker... Kim Ki-jong is known to authorities having previously thrown a brick at Japanese ambassador and set fire to himself in protest before attack on US envoy Mark Lippert Posted on 04 March 2015 | 11:38 pm
Hillary Clinton told to hand over... Former secretary of state has broken her silence on the matter, tweeting that she 'wants the public to see them' and has asked that the department make them available Posted on 04 March 2015 | 8:54 pm
Republicans subpoena Hillary... US House committee investigating deadly 2012 terror attack on embassy in Libya has requested former secretary of state's personal emails relating to its probe following revelation she exclusively used her private account for correspondence Posted on 04 March 2015 | 8:54 pm
DOJ: Wilson won't be charged in...
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Supreme Court closely divided on...
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Lawyer for Boston Marathon bomb...
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Hillary Clinton asks State Dept....
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Carson says being gay is a choice...
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Membership in Clinton???s Email... Questions of security continued to be raised over Hillary Rodham Clinton???s use of private email as secretary of state. Posted on 05 March 2015 | 12:43 am
Chinese Premier Warns of Economic... Prime Minister Li Keqiang warned Thursday in his annual speech to the nation that China would have to overcome inefficiencies and impediments to private enterprise in order to maintain healthy growth. Posted on 04 March 2015 | 11:59 pm
A City Where Policing,... Ferguson, a report finds, acts less like a municipality and more like a business, extracting money from poor blacks that it uses as revenues to sustain the city???s budget. Posted on 04 March 2015 | 9:50 pm
Opposing Pictures of Tsarnaev at... The defense admitted that Dzhokhar Tsarnaev had carried out the attack, but said he did so under the sway of his brother, not, as prosecutors insisted, because he was a jihadist. Posted on 04 March 2015 | 9:02 pm
David Geffen Captures Naming... Mr. Geffen, the entertainment magnate, is giving $100 million to help pay for the renovation of the home of the New York Philharmonic. Posted on 04 March 2015 | 9:01 pm
PM Accused Of Bullying... After the Labour leader throws down the gauntlet to the Prime Minister on TV debates, Mr Cameron is accused of "running scared". Posted on 04 March 2015 | 10:02 pm
Downing Street's Letter To... David Cameron's communications director has sent a letter to broadcasters about the Prime Minister's involvement in a TV debate. Posted on 04 March 2015 | 6:10 pm
US Ambassador Slashed With Knife... The 42-year-old envoy undergoes more than two hours surgery after the assault that left him needing 80 stitches to his face. Posted on 05 March 2015 | 12:48 am
Fossil Rolls Back Human History... Scientists say the very rare find narrows the evolutionary gap between the first humans and their ape-like ancestors. Posted on 04 March 2015 | 10:16 pm
Plumbers Urged To Help Combat... New guidance aims to cut the thousands of people who die each year because of a cold home with a drop in temperature. Posted on 05 March 2015 | 12:32 am
British Gas owner posts huge... 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 | 9:12 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 | 9:12 am
Bo's wife charged with murder of... 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 | 7:49 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 | 7:11 am
Police numbers drop to lowest... 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 | 7:03 am
Vince Vaughn's goofy stock photos... Posted on 04 March 2015 | 5:39 pm
Jason Bateman checks out 'Bad... Posted on 04 March 2015 | 11:09 pm
House Approves Amtrak Funding,... The bill freezes funding at current levels for four years, and lets some pets ride the rails with their owners. It also separates the high-ridership Northeast Corridor from the rest of the system. Posted on 05 March 2015 | 12:33 am
Sandra Bullock unhurt after... Posted on 05 March 2015 | 12:55 am
Pretty in punk: The best of the... Posted on 05 March 2015 | 12:39 am
Governor of oil-rich Russian... The governor of a region in Russia's far east has been arrested on suspicion of bribe-taking and flown to Moscow. Alexander Khoroshavin who headsâ€¦ Posted on 04 March 2015 | 4:01 pm
'Illegal' Albanian migrant... He has been named one of the best apprentices in France. But threatened with expulsion from the country, young Albanian migrant Armando Curri wasâ€¦ Posted on 04 March 2015 | 3:20 pm
Mexico: Zetas drugs cartel boss... Mexican authorities have arrested the head of a leading drugs cartel, the Zetas - the second such high-profile capture in a week. Omar Trevino, theâ€¦ Posted on 04 March 2015 | 2:01 pm
France court upholds extradition... The top French appeals court has "rejected an appeal againstâ€¦ Posted on 04 March 2015 | 1:36 pm
France rapped by Europe human... France has been "criticised by Europe's leading human rights body":http://www.coe.int/en/web/portal/-/corporal-punishment-of-children for failing toâ€¦ Posted on 04 March 2015 | 1:32 pm
U.S. ambassador in South Korea...
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'Seinfeld' Actor Daniel von Bargen...
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Hillary Clinton asks State...
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Reputed boss of Zetas cartel...
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Australia moots prisoner swap to...
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Fossil discovery adds 400,000... The discovery of a fossil jawbone in Africa has pushed back the history of the human race by 400,000, scientists... Posted on 05 March 2015 | 12:23 am
Zetas drug lord captured by... One of Mexico???s most wanted men, alleged leader of a gang reknowned for its violence, has been captured by security... Posted on 04 March 2015 | 11:48 pm
Facebook rant about employers... An American helicopter mechanic who ranted about his United Arab
Emirates-based employers on Facebook is facing jail.
Ryan Pate, 30,... Posted on 04 March 2015 | 10:39 pm
Stuart Lancaster says snub does... Stuart Lancaster, the England head coach, has defended his decision to leave
Danny Cipriani on the bench during England???s defeat... Posted on 04 March 2015 | 9:13 pm
HSBC and the Revenue: tax rules... George Osborne this week indicated new laws might be needed to deal with tax dodgers as he insisted he had... Posted on 04 March 2015 | 7:15 pm
Obama: Allies Will Soon Take... Filed under: Democrats, Republicans, Foreign Policy, Obama Administration, International, Congress, Conservatives'I have absolutely no doubt that we will be able to transfer control of this operation to an international coalition,' President Obama said Tuesday. Posted on 22 March 2011 | 10:11 pm
Democrats Could Lose Senate, Biden... Filed under: Senate, Democrats, Republicans, 2012 ElectionsDemocrats are only four seats away from losing control of the Senate to Republicans in 2012, Vice President Biden warned supporters in a online appeal for donations Tuesday. Posted on 22 March 2011 | 7:30 pm
South Dakota Governor Signs Tough... Filed under: AbortionThe measure would require a women seeking an abortion to wait three days after meeting with a doctor and receive counseling before undergoing the procedure. Opponents promise a lawsuit. Posted on 22 March 2011 | 7:04 pm
Republican Sen. Scott Brown: GOP's... Filed under: Senate, House, Democrats, Republicans, Abortion, CongressThe Massachusetts Republican joins another GOP senator, Lisa Murkowski of Alaska, in expressing concerns about a proposal to end federal funding for the organization. Posted on 22 March 2011 | 4:44 pm
Half of Americans Approve of... Filed under: Polls, Foreign Policy, Obama Administration, Poll Watch, IndependentsObama's marks for his handling of Libya come despite criticism from the left, right and abroad that he waited too long to act against the Gadhafi regime, and that once he did, the mission was not as defined as he promised it would be. Posted on 22 March 2011 | 1:46 pm
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