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Obama rallies Wisconsin workers at... President Obama touted a rebounding economy, campaigned for a minimum wage and fired up union workers at a Labor Day festival in Milwaukee Monday. In a campaign-style speech to a friendly union audience, Obama also castigated Republicans who are in ... Posted on 01 September 2014 | 9:30 am
Americans detained in North Korea... Pyongyang, North Korea (CNN)-- Three Americans detained in North Korea spoke out about their conditions and pleaded for U.S. help in interviews with CNN. Kenneth Bae, Matthew Todd Miller and Jeffrey Edward Fowle were presented to CNN's Will Ripley at a ... Posted on 01 September 2014 | 8:58 am
NYC parade undeterred by... New York City's West Indian Day Parade, one of the nation's biggest Labor Day celebrations, stepped off Monday with fanfare just hours after four people were shot -- one fatally -- near the parade route. Despite the violence, Mayor Bill de Blasio said the ... Posted on 01 September 2014 | 7:53 am
Britain's Cameron asks for tough... British Prime Minister David Cameron on Monday proposed sweeping legislation to combat the “scourge of extremism,” amid the fast and powerful rise of the extremist group Islamic State. Cameron officially asked the House of Commons to agree to several ... Posted on 01 September 2014 | 9:17 am
Ukraine crisis: NATO to create... Kiev, Ukraine (CNN)-- NATO members meeting this week in Wales are expected to create "a very high-readiness force" to deal with Russian aggression in Ukraine and other international conflicts, NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen said Monday. Posted on 01 September 2014 | 8:57 am
Ukraine accuses Russia of... By Pavel Polityuk and Polina Devitt KIEV/MOSCOW (Reuters) - Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko accused Russia on Monday of "direct and undisguised aggression" which he said had radically changed the battlefield balance as Kiev's forces suffered a further reverse in their war with pro-Moscow separatists. In the latest in a string of setbacks in the past week, Ukraine's military said it had pulled back from defending a vital airport in the east of the country, near the city of Luhansk, where troops had been battling a Russian tank battalion. Poroshenko said in a speech there would be high-level personnel changes in the Ukrainian armed forces, whose troops fled a new rebel advance in the south which Kiev and its Western allies say has been backed up by Russian armored columns. Russian President Vladimir Putin, who called on Sunday for immediate negotiations on the "statehood" of southern and eastern Ukraine, blamed Kiev's leadership for refusing to enter into direct political talks with the separatists. Posted on 01 September 2014 | 10:19 am
Iranians play role in breaking IS... By Isabel Coles AMERLI Iraq (Reuters) - Kurdish peshmerga fighters and Shi'ite militiamen paraded through Amerli on Monday, a day after breaking the two-month siege of the northern town by Sunni Islamist militants. The scenes in Amerli and the surrounding area of Suleiman Beg offered a window into the teamwork among Kurdish fighters, the Iraqi army and Shi'ite militias and into Iran's role in directly assisting their campaign against Islamic State (IS) forces. The swift end to the Islamic State's encirclement of the Shi'ite Turkmen town of 15,000 came on Sunday amid a push by Kurdish peshmerga, Shi'ite militias and Iraqi troops, after U.S. Militia fighters spoke of a new alliance with the Kurds, who had been shaken by the Islamic State's offensive on Kurdish-controlled territories last month. Posted on 01 September 2014 | 3:18 pm
U.N. to send team to investigate... By Stephanie Nebehay GENEVA (Reuters) - The United Nations agreed on Monday to send investigators to Iraq to examine crimes being committed by Islamic State militants on "an unimaginable scale", with a view to holding perpetrators to account. "We are facing a terrorist monster," Iraq's human rights minister, Mohammed Shia' Al Sudani, told the U.N. Human Rights Council which adopted a resolution tabled by Iraq and France at an emergency sitting of the 47-member state forum in Geneva. The Council aims to send 11 investigators, with a total budget of $1.18 million, to report back by March 2015. Posted on 01 September 2014 | 2:29 pm
Iran's Zarif 'quite optimistic' of... By Adrian Croft BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif voiced optimism after talks with European Union foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton on Monday that a dispute over Tehran's nuclear program can be resolved by a Nov. 24 deadline. "I am quite optimistic after discussions with Lady Ashton that we can in fact resolve this issue in time," Zarif said after what he described as "good" talks with Ashton. "I hope with the readiness and political will that I see in all parties to this discussion to have a resolution within the next three months," he told a news conference following separate talks with Belgian Foreign Minister Didier Reynders. Iran and global powers are working to strike a comprehensive agreement by the Nov. 24 deadline, under which Iran would curb its nuclear activities in exchange for an easing of economic sanctions that have crippled its economy. Posted on 01 September 2014 | 3:34 pm
Syrian army, rebels fight on Golan... By Baz Ratner and Manuel Mogato EIN ZIVAN Golan Heights/MANILA (Reuters) - Heavy fighting erupted on Monday between the Syrian army and Islamist rebels on the Golan Heights, where 44 peacekeepers from Fiji are being held by militants and scores of their fellow blue helmets from the Philippines escaped after resisting capture. Syria's three-year civil war reached the frontier with Israeli-controlled territory last week when Islamist fighters overran a crossing point in the line that has separated Israelis from Syrians in the Golan Heights since a 1973 war. The fighters also turned against the U.N. blue helmets from a peacekeeping force that has patrolled the ceasefire line for 40 years. The United Nations says it is not sure where they are being held. Posted on 01 September 2014 | 1:42 pm
Ashya parents fight extradition The parents of Ashya King are held in police custody after refusing to consent to their extradition to the UK at an appearance at the High Court in Spain. Posted on 01 September 2014 | 12:21 pm
PM outlines new anti-terror plans New powers are needed to seize the passports of terrorist suspects and stop British jihadists from returning to the UK, David Cameron says. Posted on 01 September 2014 | 3:11 pm
British Ebola patient 'pretty well' The parents of the first British person to contract Ebola during the outbreak in West Africa say he is recovering well. Posted on 01 September 2014 | 12:41 pm
Boris Island airport plan... A plan for an island airport in the Thames Estuary, dubbed "Boris Island", looks set to be shelved, the BBC understands. Posted on 01 September 2014 | 2:23 pm
Iraq crimes 'on unimaginable scale' The UN says reports from Iraq "reveal acts of inhumanity", as a BBC team reaches the town of Amerli after a two-month siege ends. Posted on 01 September 2014 | 4:16 pm
Ukraine's troops retreat from... Soldiers abandon defence of an airport in Luhansk after heavy clashes with what Kiev says are Russian tanks. Posted on 01 September 2014 | 1:25 pm
Anti-PM protesters storm Pakistan... Demonstrators enter building of Pakistan TV, briefly forcing it off air, amid continuing demands for PM to step down. Posted on 01 September 2014 | 3:41 pm
Libyan MP asked to form new... Abdullah al-Thinni quit last week as PM but was asked by elected parliament to form government amid ongoing violence. Posted on 01 September 2014 | 3:13 pm
Iran convicts Ahmadinejad's vice... Judge says Mohammad Reza Rahimi, an official under ex-president, has been jailed and fined, but does not reveal charges. Posted on 01 September 2014 | 9:47 am
Israel seizes most West Bank land... Palestinians and US officials condemn move that will connect West Bank settlements to those in south Jerusalem. Posted on 01 September 2014 | 11:42 am
Goldman Made Loan to Esp??rito... As Portuguese lender Banco Esp??rito Santo neared collapse this summer, it found a Wall Street ally to help it raise badly needed funds: Goldman Sachs Group.
Posted on 01 September 2014 | 1:19 pm
Iliad Weighs New T-Mobile US Bid French telecom company Iliad said it is in talks with several potential partners to file a new bid for control of U.S. operator T-Mobile US.
Posted on 01 September 2014 | 3:05 pm
EU Questionnaire Probes Facebook,... European Union antitrust officials have sent a detailed questionnaire to competitors and customers of Facebook and message service WhatsApp as they probe the proposed $19 billion deal.
Posted on 01 September 2014 | 2:40 pm
Business in China Gets More... The troubles for U.S.-based food processor OSI are a lesson in the perils faced by foreign companies in China, when operations are under unprecedented scrutiny and negative publicity can destroy a business almost overnight.
Posted on 01 September 2014 | 4:15 pm
Coal Miners See Signs of Recovery After two years of oversupply that has battered coal prices and strained mining towns, some of the world's big miners are signaling that the worst may be over.
Posted on 01 September 2014 | 9:02 am
Amid foreign crises, Obama takes... SEOUL/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Three American citizens detained in North Korea appealed on Monday to the U.S government for help returning home, speaking in rare interviews that were set up by the North Korean government and may signal an attempt by Pyongyang to reopen a long-stalled dialogue.
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Afghan talks on unity government... GENEVA (Reuters) - The United Nations agreed on Monday to send investigators to Iraq to examine crimes being committed by Islamic State militants on "an unimaginable scale", with a view to holding perpetrators to account.
Posted on 01 September 2014 | 3:45 pm
Ukraine accuses Russia of... EIN ZIVAN Golan Heights/MANILA (Reuters) - Heavy fighting erupted on Monday between the Syrian army and Islamist rebels on the Golan Heights, where 44 peacekeepers from Fiji are being held by militants and scores of their fellow blue helmets from the Philippines escaped after resisting capture.
Posted on 01 September 2014 | 3:05 pm
NATO to create new 'spearhead'... BARCELONA (Reuters) - Doctors looking at highly encouraging clinical trial results for new heart drugs at the world's largest cardiology meeting this week are missing one piece of data that will be critical to their success - the price.
Posted on 01 September 2014 | 1:38 pm
Pakistani protesters clash with... BANGALORE/SYDNEY (Reuters) - Factory activity in Europe and Asia cooled in August after a strong July, as new orders dwindled in the face of escalating tensions in Ukraine and a patchy recovery in China, purchasing managers indexes showed.
Posted on 01 September 2014 | 11:29 am
Ireland demands review of UN Golan... JPost.com brings you all the latest news on Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World. Posted on 01 September 2014 | 3:31 pm
Israeli lightly injured by... Before a meeting with US congressmen, Netanyahu stressed the need for US-Israeli cooperation in facing radical Islam. Posted on 01 September 2014 | 3:44 pm
Turkey's new premier says 'no... MK Yoni Chetboun "is under heavy pressure to run from many, many people, including rabbis and central party activists," says spokesman. Posted on 01 September 2014 | 1:54 pm
PA chief Abbas: Hamas leader... Injured in southern Gaza on July 23, First Sgt. Shahar Shalev succumbed to his wounds on Sunday. Posted on 01 September 2014 | 11:27 am
Report: Joan Rivers being brought... Jewish community of Mariupol has suitcases ready, says local rabbi; Jews from Donestk forced to move out, look for new place to avoid being caught in crossfire. Posted on 01 September 2014 | 5:34 am
Child migrant abuse inquiry opens CHILDREN in institutions in Northern Ireland were exported to Australia like “baby convicts”, a witness has told a public inquiry into historical abuse. Posted on 01 September 2014 | 3:55 pm
Tripoli ???under militia control??? LIBYA’S toothless outgoing government admitted it has lost control of Tripoli to armed militias, who have also taken over the US Embassy compound. Posted on 01 September 2014 | 1:44 pm
33 tons of fish found dead in lake AUTHORITIES investigating why tens of thousands of fish have died out en masse at a lake in western Mexico say it was not due to natural causes. Posted on 01 September 2014 | 1:19 pm
Tonnes of dead fish clog lake BREKKIE WRAP: Bulldozers are removing 33 tonnes of dead fish from a Mexico lake, as experts puzzle over what’s killing them. Posted on 01 September 2014 | 1:19 pm
Knife attacker kills three children A PARENT angry that he couldn’t enrol his child at a primary school, went on a rampage that killed three children before jumping to his death. Posted on 01 September 2014 | 10:29 am
I can take Kiev in two weeks,... The Russian president is reported to have boasted his forces could sweep into Kiev in a fortnight if he wanted to as Nato announced it would build a new "spearhead" rapid reaction force Posted on 01 September 2014 | 4:11 pm
What will Prince Harry and Prince... Harry and Duke of Cambridge are to be given their late mother's wedding dress when Harry turns 30. But that is not the only thing Diana left them in her will. Posted on 01 September 2014 | 4:07 pm
Israel faces international... Israel seizes control of almost 1,000 acres of Palestinian-claimed land in a move described by the US as 'counter-productive' Posted on 01 September 2014 | 4:04 pm
Noma diet can help shed three... Nordic food like that served at Noma can help reduce heart attacks and strokes, claims health experts Posted on 01 September 2014 | 4:01 pm
Is anyone actually investigating... Amateur internet detectives are hunting for the hacker but it's not clear which law enforcement agency is leading the effort in real life Posted on 01 September 2014 | 3:54 pm
Obama rallies Wisconsin workers at... Obama touts jobs numbers at Milwaukee labor festival
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Court to weigh use of race in... Case on Alabama redistricting could have implications throughout the South.
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NYC parade undeterred by... Hours before New York City's West Indian Day Parade stepped off Monday, police reported multiple shootings — one of them deadly — near the r...
Posted on 01 September 2014 | 5:47 am
British terror suspects may be... London concerned British Islamic extremists in Iraq and Syria may try to return home.
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Americans detained in North Korea... Americans detained in N. Korea speak to media, ask for government help
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Obama Takes to Road to Push Rise... With the midterm elections in sight, President Obama went to Milwaukee to try to refocus attention on an economic policy issue that could help his party. Posted on 01 September 2014 | 4:24 pm
NATO to Create a Rapid-Response... NATO leaders are expected to respond to increased Russian intervention in Ukraine by establishing a force capable of deploying quickly to Eastern Europe. Posted on 01 September 2014 | 3:58 pm
Serena Williams Advances to U.S.... The top-seeded Williams, who has not reached the final of any major this year, beat Kaia Kanepi in straight sets on Monday and will next face 11th-seeded Flavia Pennetta. Posted on 01 September 2014 | 2:28 pm
Yves Carcelle, Executive Who Made... Mr. Carcelle, who led the Louis Vuitton brand and later ran LVMH???s fashion division, was the main architect of an expansion into Asia and other international markets. Posted on 01 September 2014 | 2:24 pm
Biologist Climbs High to Prove... A 20-year quest to prove a longstanding hypothesis about how nutrients are transported may come to an end thanks to tiny needles that probe leaves 40 feet up an oak tree. Posted on 01 September 2014 | 1:45 pm
Anti-Terror Plans To Seize... David Cameron has unveiled new measures to deal with the threat to the UK from Islamist militant groups in Iraq and Syria. Posted on 01 September 2014 | 4:08 pm
Ex-Army Chief Says West Has No... In an exclusive interview on Sky News Tonight, Lord Richards says David Cameron has not grasped the 'immensity' of the IS problem. Posted on 01 September 2014 | 2:39 pm
Madeleine: Secret Report On Police... So many UK agencies got involved in the hunt for the missing girl it damaged relations with Portuguese police, Sky News learns. Posted on 01 September 2014 | 4:12 pm
Wedding Fireworks Dead Still Not... A man and woman who died at a wedding in Cumbria are thought to have been pyrotechnic technicians prepping for a display. Posted on 01 September 2014 | 10:32 am
Charles Bronson Guilty Of Attack... The notorious prisoner, who has been in jail for four decades, is flanked by six guards as he is sentenced to another two years. Posted on 01 September 2014 | 1:06 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
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It is time to stop and think about what the right has been doing during the last 6 years! Shameful! Posted on 01 September 2014 | 1:15 pm
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Ted Cruz: The Perfect... He's an American Political Aberration...if there's a bit of controversy, you'll find Ted Cruz lurking around, or almost certainly...in the center of it all. How can't you have a week pass without Ted Cruz getting into the media spotlights??He lives for controversies...the ul?… Posted on 01 September 2014 | 4:54 am
Peace Meter My Peace Meter isn't looking too good. I made the word Peace out of wire,and stuck it on my kitchen wall quite a while ago and the head I made trying out a new medium. However, the "P" in "Peace" falls or moves. on it's own. Sometimes the "P"eace is intact,other times it slips. I?… Posted on 01 September 2014 | 12:10 pm
9 Facts About Abortion Rights a... You probably heard that a U.S. District Court in Texas blocked Republicans from implementing the latest stage of their anti-abortion crusade, which would close reproductive health centers in rural areas and the Rio Grande Valley on Monday.? But you may not know how U.S. Dist?… Posted on 01 September 2014 | 10:27 am
Parents of sick British boy fight... The British couple who sparked an international manhunt by taking their seriously ill son out of hospital have been remanded in custody by a court in… Posted on 01 September 2014 | 2:39 pm
Weather conditions help slow... Lower temperatures and cloudy skies have helped to slow the spread of two wildfires threatening up to 250 homes in northern California. More than… Posted on 01 September 2014 | 2:32 pm
Merkel defends arming Kurdish... German Chancellor Angela Merkel has defended her government's controversial decision to send German weapons to Kurds fighting Islamic State (ISIL)… Posted on 01 September 2014 | 2:20 pm
Ukraine blame-game as war of words... No breakthrough was expected and none came but preliminary peace talks on Ukraine will continue in Belarus on Friday. Separatist rebel leaders,… Posted on 01 September 2014 | 1:53 pm
Erdogan announces water project to... Turkey's new president Recep Tayyip Erdogan has made his first official overseas trip since being elected. In keeping with tradition, his visit was… Posted on 01 September 2014 | 12:39 pm
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US trio appeal for release from N... Three Americans held prisoner in North Korea were permitted to appear on US
television yesterday to appeal for help in... Posted on 01 September 2014 | 8:01 pm
Prince William sports some unusual... Imagine you???re Prince William. What bag do you take for a weekend shouting at builders at your new country house?... Posted on 01 September 2014 | 8:01 pm
Dr Mark Porter: Don’t ignore... Cancers of the kidney and bladder kill nearly as many people in the UK as breast cancer yet they have... Posted on 01 September 2014 | 8:01 pm
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Why a four-hour TV miniseries is... At this year???s 71st Venice Film Festival, the men of Hollywood contemplated
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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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