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Police: Indiana man could be... (CNN)-- The investigation of a man suspected in the deaths of at least seven women in northwest Indiana could expand to other states and stretch back decades, authorities said. Up to this point, Darren Deon Vann has only been charged in the death of 19 ... Posted on 20 October 2014 | 7:32 pm
GAO report finds thousands of... WASHINGTON – Thousands of federal workers who have been put on administrative leave for more than a month have been allowed to collect a paycheck, accrue vacation days and pensions benefits while taxpayers were forced to foot the $775 million bill ... Posted on 20 October 2014 | 6:51 pm
Where Young College Graduates Are... When young college graduates decide where to move, they are not just looking at the usual suspects, like New York, Washington and San Francisco. Other cities are increasing their share of these valuable residents at an even higher rate and have reached a ... Posted on 20 October 2014 | 6:59 pm
Fashion designer Oscar de la Renta... Oscar de la Renta, whose fashion designs were worn by film stars and royal figures died Monday night. He was 82. De la Renta died at home Monday evening in Connecticut surrounded by family and friends and "more than a few dogs," according to a handwritten ... Posted on 20 October 2014 | 7:16 pm
Police say driver who hit two... A Quebec man who struck two Canadian military members with his car before being fatally shot by police Monday had been "radicalized," authorities said. The Royal Canadian Mounted Police said that Martin Rouleau, 25, of Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, was known ... Posted on 20 October 2014 | 6:23 pm
Total CEO de Margerie killed in... By Vladimir Soldatkin MOSCOW (Reuters) - The chief executive of French oil major Total, Christophe de Margerie, was killed when a business jet collided with a snow plough during takeoff at Moscow's Vnukovo International Airport, the company and airport officials said. The collision occurred late on Monday, just minutes before midnight Moscow time, the airport said in a statement. The Dassault Falcon business jet carrying de Margerie had been due to travel to Paris. "Total confirms with deep regret and great sadness that Chairman and CEO Christophe de Margerie died just after 10 p.m. ... Posted on 21 October 2014 | 1:32 am
Exclusive: Iran offers... By Parisa Hafezi and Louis Charbonneau ANKARA/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Iran is pushing what it portrays as??a new compromise proposal in nuclear talks, but Western negotiators say it offers no viable concessions, underscoring how far apart the two sides are as they enter crunch time before a Nov. 24 deadline. In the negotiations with six major powers, the Iranians say they are no longer demanding a total end to economic sanctions in return for curbing their nuclear program and would accept initially lifting just the latest, most damaging, sanctions. ... Posted on 21 October 2014 | 1:15 am
Indonesian president ponders some... JAKARTA (Reuters) - New Indonesian President Joko Widodo said on Tuesday he was re-evaluating some of his choices for cabinet jobs after an anti-graft agency raised concern about possible problems with some candidates. Widodo, who won a closely fought July election on promises of clean government, will want to avoid the same type of corruption scandals that tainted his predecessor's final term in office. Three of former President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono's ministers were implicated in corruption cases. ... Posted on 21 October 2014 | 1:40 am
Hong Kong students, officials set... By Farah Master HONG KONG (Reuters) - Senior Hong Kong government officials will meet student leaders for the first time on Tuesday in an attempt to defuse more than three weeks of pro-democracy protests which have brought parts of the Asian financial center to a standstill. Hopes are low for any breakthrough during the evening talks, which will be broadcast live, with both sides refusing to give ground in resolving the worst political crisis in the former British colony since it was handed back to China in 1997. ... Posted on 20 October 2014 | 8:14 pm
Turkey to let Iraqi Kurds... By Gulsen Solaker and Tom Perry ANKARA/BEIRUT (Reuters) - Turkey said on Monday it would allow Iraqi Kurdish fighters to reinforce fellow Kurds in the Syrian town of Kobani on Turkey's border, and the United States air-dropped arms to help the Kurds there resist an Islamic State assault. Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said Turkey was facilitating the passage of Iraqi Kurdish peshmerga forces, themselves fighting Islamic State in Iraq. He stopped short of saying whether Ankara backed the U.S. air-drop of weapons. ... Posted on 20 October 2014 | 4:55 pm
Travel disruption as storm hits UK Rain and high winds are causing travel disruption, as the tail-end of Hurricane Gonzalo hits the UK. Posted on 21 October 2014 | 2:39 am
Oscar Pistorius set for sentencing South African athlete Oscar Pistorius is due back in court in Pretoria to hear his sentence for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. Posted on 21 October 2014 | 2:05 am
Man walks again after transplant A paralysed man becomes the first in the world to walk again following a pioneering therapy which involved transplanting cells from his nose into his severed spinal cord. Posted on 21 October 2014 | 12:31 am
More UK medics travel to Ebola area About 100 army medics are travelling to Sierra Leone as part of UK efforts to tackle the Ebola outbreak, as screening begins at Gatwick. Posted on 21 October 2014 | 1:35 am
Total boss dies in Moscow air crash Christophe de Margerie, chief executive of French oil company Total since 2007, has died after his plane crashed during take-off in Moscow. Posted on 21 October 2014 | 2:37 am
UN readying sanctions against key... There is a move to impose sanctions on ex-president Saleh, his son and three Houthi leaders, sources tell Al Jazeera. Posted on 21 October 2014 | 12:27 am
Turkey to let Iraqi Kurds join... Minister says Iraqi Peshmerga will be allowed to cross Turkey's border to aid fight for Syrian town besieged by ISIL. Posted on 21 October 2014 | 12:32 am
Total CEO killed in Moscow airport... Russian media reports say Christophe de Margerie died when his private jet collided with snow-clearing machine. Posted on 21 October 2014 | 2:52 am
Soldiers killed in Afghan bomb... At least four Afghan soldiers killed and dozens, including civilians, injured in roadside bomb blast in Kabul. Posted on 21 October 2014 | 2:25 am
Third UN employee dies of Ebola UN says a staff member, who had been quarantined since last Tuesday, died of the deadly virus in Sierra Leone. Posted on 20 October 2014 | 10:12 pm
SEC Is Steering More Trials to... The Securities and Exchange Commission is increasingly steering cases to hearings in front of the agency???s appointed administrative judges, who found in its favor in every verdict for the 12 months through September, rather than taking them to federal court.
Posted on 20 October 2014 | 10:12 pm
Sears Seeks New Cash Via Two Paths Sears is again turning to billionaire CEO Edward Lampert for funds, as the struggling retailer shores up its balance sheet ahead of the holiday season and seeks to reassure vendors worried about its health.
Posted on 20 October 2014 | 10:37 pm
Fed to Banks: Shape Up or Risk... Federal Reserve officials told bank executives they must do more to curb excessive risk-taking and improve behavior at their firms or face stiff repercussions, including being broken into smaller pieces.
Posted on 20 October 2014 | 9:39 pm
CVS Plays Hardball With Rival Drug... CVS is offering a prescription-drug plan that charges patients more if they buy their medications at pharmacies that sell tobacco products, a plan that could benefit the company???s own network of drugstores.
Posted on 20 October 2014 | 8:22 pm
Dish Network Dumps CNN Dish Network is no longer carrying several channels owned by Turner Broadcasting including CNN and Cartoon Network after the companies failed to agree on a new distribution deal.
Posted on 21 October 2014 | 2:34 am
China's growth slowest since... MOSCOW (Reuters) - The chief executive of French oil major Total, Christophe de Margerie, was killed when a business jet collided with a snow plough during takeoff at Moscow's Vnukovo International Airport, the company and airport officials said.
Posted on 21 October 2014 | 2:12 am
Exclusive: Iran offers... HONG KONG (Reuters) - Senior Hong Kong government officials will meet student leaders for the first time on Tuesday in an attempt to defuse more than three weeks of pro-democracy protests which have brought parts of the Asian financial center to a standstill.
Posted on 21 October 2014 | 1:15 am
Alabama state House speaker... BOSTON/BEIJING (Reuters) - Apple Inc's iCloud storage and backup service in China was attacked by hackers trying to steal user credentials, a Chinese web monitoring group said, adding that it believes the country's government is behind the campaign.
Posted on 20 October 2014 | 10:32 pm
Ebola crisis turns a corner as... (Reuters) - Total SA CEO Christophe de Margerie was killed in an airplane accident at Moscow's Vnukovo airport, airport spokeswoman Elena Krylova said on Tuesday.
Posted on 20 October 2014 | 9:57 pm
China-backed hackers may have... (Reuters) - Alabama's powerful Republican state house speaker was indicted on 23 criminal counts of corruption by a grand jury, court records released on Monday show.
Posted on 20 October 2014 | 7:42 pm
Report: Ehud Barak met with Labor... JPost.com brings you all the latest news on Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World. Posted on 21 October 2014 | 2:46 am
Emerging ???bad deal??? with Iran... Defense minister meets with UN chief Ban in New York, laments report that Hamas rebuilding terror infrastructure at expense of Gaza's population. Posted on 20 October 2014 | 11:57 pm
Indirect Israel-Hamas talks... Former NY mayor Rudy Giuliani leads protest of opera that depicts the murder of Leon Klinghoffer, a disabled Jewish American, who was killed by Palestinian hijackers on a cruise ship in 1985. Posted on 20 October 2014 | 7:25 pm
UN: Israel must uphold human... In a rare public appearance, Lewinsky spoke at Forbes' inaugural 30 Under 30 summit in Philadelphia, saying her depiction in the media destroyed her sense of self. Posted on 20 October 2014 | 6:46 pm
Analysis: Turkey appeases US in... NGO seeks to promote integration of 10,000 from sector in tech jobs by 2020. Posted on 21 October 2014 | 1:06 am
Corby???s one-time lover in... WHAT’S Schapelle Corby’s one-time boyfriend got to hide? He hid his face before being transferred to Bali’s Kerobokan Prison to await trial on drug charges. Posted on 21 October 2014 | 2:17 am
Why women will be first on Mars FORGET the blokes, researchers are now saying women should be sent to Mars — and it’s not because they are better at reading maps. Posted on 20 October 2014 | 11:56 pm
Hannah suspect on rape charge THE suspect in the disappearance of university student Hannah Graham has been charged with abducting and raping a woman in 2005. Posted on 20 October 2014 | 11:32 pm
US airdrops weapons in ISIS fight TURKEY says it will help Iraqi Kurds cross into Syria to support their brethren fighting Islamic State militants, as the first US arms drops arrived. Posted on 20 October 2014 | 5:19 pm
Third UN employee dies of Ebola A UN staff member in Sierra Leone is the third employee from the global organisation to succumb to the deadly virus. Posted on 20 October 2014 | 5:01 pm
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
Colorado Dems: We Caught James... It looks like James O'Keefe has been busy in Colorado. Posted on 20 October 2014 | 7:05 pm
Newspaper Digs Into Democratic...
Finding out that reporters are looking into your past is enough to send a cold shiver down most politician’s spine, but one Democratic candidate’s closet was filled not with skeletons, but military medals for heroism.
The Boston Globe reports that they were astonis?… Posted on 20 October 2014 | 1:01 pm
White Privilege and the 'Pumpkin...
Black folks who are protesting with righteous rage and anger in response to the killing of Michael Brown in Ferguson have been called "thugs", "animals", and cited by the Right-wing media as examples of the "bad culture" and "cultural pathologies" supposedly common to the Afric?… Posted on 20 October 2014 | 4:20 pm
40,000 unprocessed Georgia voter...
The story starts simply enough: African-Americans and Hispanics across Georgia were registered to vote at levels lower than their white state-mates, so the New Georgia Project was started by the non-profit Third Sector Development to register new voters, concentrating on minori?… Posted on 20 October 2014 | 6:02 pm
Bill Maher Does Not Speak For Me...
I have and will continue to defend Muslims against hateful rhetoric whenever I hear it or see it no matter who is behind it.? Just as I do the same for others who are experiencing discrimination and hate against them.? Millions of others will continue to do the same th?… Posted on 20 October 2014 | 1:58 pm
Australia's ex-premier Gough... One of Australia's most divisive but charismatic statesmen, former prime minister Gough Whitlam has died aged 98. Whitlam held office in the early… Posted on 21 October 2014 | 1:34 am
Former Pinochet aide is arrested... A former aide of Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet has been arrested. Cristian Labbe , a retired colonel who later became mayor of Santiago has been… Posted on 21 October 2014 | 1:30 am
Fashion great Oscar de la Renta... One of the most sought after fashion designers of the last fifty years Oscar de la Renta has died at the age of 82. Although born in the Dominion… Posted on 21 October 2014 | 1:27 am
Total boss dies in Moscow air crash The chief executive of French oil company Total, Christophe de Margerie has died in an air crash in Moscow. The private plane he was traveling on… Posted on 20 October 2014 | 11:01 pm
Fighting breaks out again in... Fierce fighting has broken out once again in northern parts of the beleaguered Kurdish Syrian town of Kobani after a relatively quiet day on Monday.… Posted on 20 October 2014 | 9:53 pm
Michael Brown case: Ferguson...
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Fashion designer Oscar de la Renta...
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Can this Korean super fan bring...
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Why Pumpkin Fest violence isn't...
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Who's who in the Hong Kong...
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China sees growth slip to slowest... China???s quarterly economic growth dipped to its slowest pace in five years, highlighting the deepening stress in the property sector... Posted on 21 October 2014 | 2:23 am
Fashion designer Oscar de la Renta... Oscar de la Renta, the man who shaped the warderobes of everyone from first ladies to Hollywood stars, has died... Posted on 21 October 2014 | 2:00 am
Police hold suspect serial killer... A convicted sex offender who has admitted murdering at least seven women may be a serial killer responsible for deaths stretching... Posted on 21 October 2014 | 12:51 am
Ulster moves to make paying for... Paying for sex will become illegal in Northern Ireland under new measures approved by the Stormont Assembly last night.
The... Posted on 20 October 2014 | 11:45 pm
Gough Whitlam, controversially... Australia???s former Labor Prime Minister Gough Whitlam, controversially sacked
by Australia???s then Governor General, has died in Sydney, aged 98.... Posted on 20 October 2014 | 10:57 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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