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Fatal Shooting of Cleveland Boy... The city of Cleveland claims the death of 12-year-old Tamir Rice at the hands of a police officer and the "losses" suffered by his family were a result of the boy's and his family's own actions that day. The city's denial of any wrongdoing was filed Friday ... Posted on 28 February 2015 | 2:20 pm
Obama, Netanyahu On Collision... WASHINGTON (AP) For six years, President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu have been on a collision course over how to halt Iran's nuclear ambitions, a high-stakes endeavor both men see as a centerpiece of their legacies. Posted on 28 February 2015 | 1:18 pm
Reports of possible deal on DHS... Multiple reports that House Speaker John Boehner has cut a deal to pass a long-term funding bill for the Department of Homeland Security without ties to rolling back President Obama’s executive action on immigration has reignited rumblings about a ... Posted on 28 February 2015 | 1:48 pm
Venezuela to shrink US Embassy... CARACAS, Venezuela – Venezuela will shrink the size of the U.S. Embassy staff, limit the activities of U.S. diplomats and require American citizens to apply for visas if they want to come bask on the beach. Speaking before a crowd that rallied to protest ... Posted on 28 February 2015 | 2:03 pm
Trenton man arrested in Maryland... TRENTON A Trenton man previously arrested and charged in connection with a home invasion robbery in Maryland has now been charged with a double homicide also in Maryland, according to the Cecil Whig. Derrick Carroll, 26, was arrested at a West Ward ... Posted on 28 February 2015 | 2:37 pm
Russians to march in memory of... By Timothy Heritage and Katya Golubkova MOSCOW (Reuters) - Opposition supporters will march through Moscow on Sunday in memory of Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov, whose murder has increased concern about Russia's future among opponents of President Vladimir Putin. National investigators who answer to Putin say they are pursuing several lines of inquiry, including the possibility that Nemtsov, a Jew, was killed by radical Islamists or that the opposition killed him to blacken the president's name. Putin's opponents say such suggestions show the cynicism of Russia's leaders as they whip up nationalism, hatred and anti-Western hysteria to rally support for his policies on Ukraine and deflect blame for an economic crisis. "It is a blow to Russia. Posted on 28 February 2015 | 5:22 pm
Obama to veto bill letting... By Julia Edwards WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama would veto a bill recently introduced in the U.S. Senate allowing Congress to weigh in on any deal the United States and other negotiating countries reach with Iran on its nuclear capabilities, the White House said on Saturday. "The president has been clear that now is not the time for Congress to pass additional legislation on Iran.?? If this bill is sent to the president, he will veto it," said Bernadette Meehan, a spokeswoman for the White House's National Security Council. The United States and five other major powers are seeking to negotiate an agreement with Iran to curb its nuclear program in exchange for relief from economic sanctions. Posted on 28 February 2015 | 8:51 pm
British PM Cameron vows to hunt... By Michael Holden and Ahmed Aboulenein LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister David Cameron vowed on Friday to use all means at his disposal to hunt down militants such as "Jihadi John" after the killer was identified as a Kuwaiti-born computer programming graduate from London. The black-clad militant brandishing a knife and speaking with an English accent was shown in videos released by Islamic State (IS) apparently decapitating hostages including Americans, Britons and Syrians. "When there are people anywhere in the world who commit appalling and heinous crimes against British citizens, we will do everything we can with the police, with the security services, with all that we have at our disposal to find these people and put them out of action," Cameron said. Cameron refused to comment on the identification of "Jihadi John" as 26-year-old British militant Mohammed Emwazi, but said that people should get behind the security services, which he praised as impressive and dedicated to defending Britain. Posted on 28 February 2015 | 3:17 am
U.S.-led coalition launches air... WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S.-led coalition launched 11 air strikes in Iraq and nine in Syria since early Friday against Islamic State militants, the Combined Joint Task Force said. Four of the strikes in Syria hit Islamic State positions near the border town of Kobani, the task force said in a statement on Saturday. In Iraq, the coalition launched four strikes near the town of al Asad and three near Mosul. (Reporting by Eric Beech; Editing By Frances Kerry) Posted on 28 February 2015 | 12:07 pm
Greek PM accuses Spain, Portugal... By Costas Pitas and David Stamp ATHENS (Reuters) - Greece's leftist Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras accused Spain and Portugal on Saturday of leading a conservative conspiracy to topple his anti-austerity government, saying they feared their own radical forces before elections this year. Tsipras also rejected criticism that Athens had staged a climbdown to secure an extension of its financial lifeline from the euro zone, saying anger among German conservatives showed that his government had won concessions. "We found opposing us an axis of powers ... led by the governments of Spain and Portugal which for obvious political reasons attempted to lead the entire negotiations to the brink," said Tsipras, who won an election on Jan. 25. "Their plan was and is to wear down, topple or bring our government to unconditional surrender before our work begins to bear fruit and before the Greek example affects other countries," he said, adding: "And mainly before the elections in Spain." Spain's new anti-establishment Podemos movement has topped some opinion polls, making it a serious threat to the conservative People's Party of Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy in an election which must be held by the end of this year. Posted on 28 February 2015 | 8:35 am
CCTV shows UK girls en route to... CCTV pictures emerge of three UK schoolgirls on the Turkish leg of what is believed to have been their journey to join Islamic State in Syria. Posted on 28 February 2015 | 7:47 pm
Tributes paid to murdered Nemtsov Thousands of Russians light candles and lay flowers for Boris Nemtsov, as speculation grows over the motive for the murder of President Putin's critic. Posted on 28 February 2015 | 4:39 pm
Emwazi 'felt like dead man walking' The extremist known as "Jihadi John" had suicidal thoughts after feeling harassed by MI5, according to email exchanges with a journalist in 2010. Posted on 28 February 2015 | 10:39 pm
Two arrests in missing girl search Two people are arrested in connection with the disappearance of 16-year-old Becky Watts who is missing in Bristol. Posted on 28 February 2015 | 3:32 pm
Rwanda urged to take BBC to court An inquiry in Rwanda urges the government to initiate criminal and civil proceedings against the BBC for a documentary about the 1994 genocide. Posted on 28 February 2015 | 4:33 pm
Venezuela announces diplomatic... President intends to limit number of diplomats allowed to work in Venezuela and require US tourists to obtain visas. Posted on 28 February 2015 | 10:32 pm
Jailed PKK leader calls on his... Rebel leader Abdullah Ocalan asks Kurdish leadership to make a historic decision to end 30-year-old conflict. Posted on 28 February 2015 | 10:21 pm
Twin bombing targets marketplace... At least 21 people killed, dozens injured in double bombing at busy market in eastern town of Balad Ruz, officials say. Posted on 28 February 2015 | 9:37 pm
Opposition to hold vigil for... Detectives search for clues after killing in Moscow of Boris Nemtsov that has increased concern about Russia's future. Posted on 28 February 2015 | 9:23 pm
Iraq's national museum reopens 12... Baghdad-based museum that was plundered during US-led invasion opens amid destruction of artefacts in Mosul by ISIL. Posted on 28 February 2015 | 8:40 pm
China Central Bank Cuts Interest... China cut interest rates for the second time in less than four months, in a fresh sign that the country???s leadership is becoming more aggressive in trying to arrest flagging economic growth.
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Blackstone CEO Took Home $690... Blackstone Group co-founder and CEO Stephen Schwarzman took home about $690 million in dividends, compensation and fund payouts for 2014, a nearly 50% increase from 2013.
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Wages Rise at Restaurants as Labor... Wage growth is breaking out in an unexpected corner of the U.S. economy: the nation???s restaurants and bars. Food-service employment has surged since the recession ended six years ago.
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Greece Stirs Doubt on Debt Owed IMF Athens suggested in the past week it might default on some IMF debt it owes in March, which would make it the first advanced economy in the institution???s seven-decade history to fall into protracted arrears with the fund.
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China's Official Manufacturing PMI... A key measure of China???s manufacturing output edged up slightly in February but remained in negative territory amid continued weakness in the world???s second-largest economy.
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Maduro says Venezuela detains U.S.... MOSCOW (Reuters) - Opposition supporters will march through Moscow on Sunday in memory of Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov, whose murder has increased concern about Russia's future among opponents of President Vladimir Putin.
Posted on 28 February 2015 | 10:32 pm
Obama to veto bill letting... NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. (Reuters) - Senator Rand Paul won a straw poll of conservative activists on Saturday, giving his potential bid for the Republican presidential nomination in 2016 a boost, and Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker came in second in a surprising show of strength.
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China Feb official PMI shrinks for... KIEV (Reuters) - A Ukrainian journalist was killed by shelling in east Ukraine on Saturday, his newspaper said, even as the Ukrainian military reported a significant drop in rebel attacks, boosting hopes for a two-week-old ceasefire.
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Kentucky Senator Rand Paul wins... NEW YORK (Reuters) - In his 50 years at the helm of Berkshire Hathaway Inc, Warren Buffett has transformed a failing textile company into a sprawling conglomerate that has vastly outperformed most of the rest of corporate America. But he now says: Do not expect a repeat of that outperformance in the next 50. In the 84-year-old's annual shareholder letter released on Saturday, Buffett said Berkshire has grown so large - 751,000 times its original net worth per share - that the future pace o
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Russians to march in memory of... BERLIN (Reuters) - Police in the north German city of Bremen warned on Saturday of a heightened danger from Islamist militants and said they had increased their presence in the city center and stepped up protection of the Jewish community.
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Israel turning UNICEF criticism... Got a minute? Posted on 28 February 2015 | 9:21 pm
Jewish groups line up to denounce... Member of the Fatah Central Committee, Tawfik Tirawi, says no need to ???run after the mirage of negotiations and peace with criminals.??? Posted on 28 February 2015 | 9:45 pm
Obama vows veto of new Senate... Senate Foreign Relations Committee chairman Bob Corker criticizes Obama's latest move. Posted on 28 February 2015 | 4:19 pm
Netanyahu at Western Wall: I... The advertisement, with ominous music, has a narrator saying Obama is holding secret talks with Iran even as it threatens to wipe Israel off the map. Posted on 28 February 2015 | 2:54 pm
Who was 'Jihadi John?' Washington???s attitude toward Iran???s nuclear quest increasingly resembles its attitude toward Soviet disarmament since 1969, but lacks those years??? moral conviction. Posted on 28 February 2015 | 3:11 am
Jihadi John ???dead man walking??? A BRITISH man identified as the Islamic State executioner “Jihadi John” emailed a journalist before fleeing to Syria saying he feared he would be killed by British agents. Posted on 28 February 2015 | 6:49 pm
Putin critics just keep dying CRITICS of Russian president Vladimir Putin have a habit of meeting a nasty end. Following the death of Boris Nemstov, here are some others who have died. Posted on 28 February 2015 | 5:42 pm
Pell slammed for lavish spending CARDINAL George Pell, who was chosen to put the Vatican’s finances in order, spent half a million dollars in six months on things like business class trips. Posted on 28 February 2015 | 3:12 pm
Son shot family after mum died BREKKIE WRAP: A SON went on a shooting rampage after finding his elderly mum had died, going from house-to-house killing other family members. Posted on 28 February 2015 | 2:03 pm
Man ???too old??? to enter bar A WOULD-BE reveller has complained to the Human Rights Commission after he was allegedly turned away from a bar for being too old. Posted on 28 February 2015 | 1:51 pm
Cybercrime could become more... Adrian Leppard, the Commissioner of the City of London Police, says at least a quarter of organised criminals in Britain are now involved in online fraud Posted on 28 February 2015 | 7:01 pm
Venezuela to impose mandatory... President Nicolas Maduro says move is to control US influence Posted on 28 February 2015 | 6:58 pm
CCTV images appear to show missing... CCTV images apparently showing three schoolgirls who are thought to have fled to Syria to join Islamic State terrorists have emerged Posted on 28 February 2015 | 6:41 pm
Jihadi John feared he was a 'dead... Mohammed Emwazi described himself as a 'dead man walking' in a series of paranoid emails sent to a Sunday newspaper's security editor Posted on 28 February 2015 | 5:38 pm
Jihadi John's friend cannot be... Anger as terrorism suspect linked to Jihadi John used Human Rights Act to stay in the UK Posted on 28 February 2015 | 5:24 pm
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Fla. police chief busted in...
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CPAC: Paul edges Walker in straw...
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Activists protest alleged Chicago...
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Outreach minister killed in...
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Tupperware???s Sweet Spot Shifts... As in 1960s America, many Indonesian women stay at home, creating an audience for parties run by women who have begun to sidle past conservative mores and into the work force. Posted on 28 February 2015 | 8:11 pm
Detained American Missionaries... The four missionaries, who were held for three days and questioned by Venezuelan authorities, were on their way home on Saturday. Posted on 28 February 2015 | 7:48 pm
Brazil Arrests U.S. Sect Leader... Victor Arden Barnard, who was put on an American most-wanted list on charges of abusing two girls in a ???Maidens Group??? at his religious fellowship in rural Minnesota, was arrested on Saturday. Posted on 28 February 2015 | 6:55 pm
On the Runway Blog: The Tale of... The gown worn by last year???s Academy Award winner for best supporting actress appears to have been recovered after a tipster???s call to TMZ. Posted on 28 February 2015 | 6:50 pm
Charming and Erratic, a Notorious... Shirin Gul is in the 12th year of a 20-year prison sentence for a killing spree that claimed the lives of 27 men. She says the murders were her lover???s idea. Posted on 28 February 2015 | 6:45 pm
CCTV Appears To Show Missing... It's feared Shamima Begum, Kadiza Sultana and Amira Abase have crossed into Syria from Turkey to join Islamic State. Posted on 28 February 2015 | 8:47 pm
MI5 Made Emwazi Feel Like 'A Dead... Emails have revealed that "Jihadi John" contemplated suicide after being harassed by security services - years before joining IS. Posted on 28 February 2015 | 8:16 pm
'Toxic Environment' At Emwazi's... An ex-student of the uni attended by "Jihadi John" claims groups active there created a "hostile environment" towards non-Muslims. Posted on 28 February 2015 | 8:34 pm
Boy, 15, Stabbed To Death While... A teenager who died when a group was attacked while riding on bikes in Islington, north London, is named as Alan Cartwright. Posted on 28 February 2015 | 8:56 pm
'Callous' Murder Of Boris Nemtsov... Thousands pay tribute to the Russian opposition leader and Putin critic who has died after being shot four times near the Kremlin. Posted on 28 February 2015 | 4:04 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
Fatal Shooting of Cleveland Boy... Posted on 28 February 2015 | 8:18 pm
'Sorry To Intrude, But Can I Get... I know that you, as a forward-thinking business leader, aren't intentionally treating your customers like they’re an interruption of your business (rather than as the point of your business), but are you unintentionally giving customers that nasty feeling that they don&rsqu?… Posted on 28 February 2015 | 9:06 pm
Ryan O'Neal tweets photos of his... Posted on 28 February 2015 | 10:32 pm
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Right-wing Northern League holds... Thousands have turned out in Rome for an anti-government demonstration organised by the right-wing Northern League. The rally was called by the new… Posted on 28 February 2015 | 1:11 pm
Ukraine: Full ceasefire maintained... There was a significant decrease in attacks by pro-Russian rebels in Ukraine's restive east on Friday night (February 27), according to the… Posted on 28 February 2015 | 11:40 am
Putin promises to hunt down... The Russian President is vowing to find and punish the killers of prominent opposition figure Boris Nemtsov. The former deputy prime minister was… Posted on 28 February 2015 | 11:12 am
He lived long and prospered:... Tributes to legendary actor Leonard Nimoy have been pouring in. Best known for playing Mr Spock in the cult sci-fi series Star Trek, the… Posted on 28 February 2015 | 9:53 am
Floral tributes left at scene of... At the scene of the fatal shooting of Russian opposition figure Boris Nemtsov, people have been paying their respects, many leaving floral… Posted on 28 February 2015 | 8:32 am
Fugitive American minister caught...
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A family's woe over Mexican worker...
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Maduro says Venezuela has detained...
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Jihadi John, the boy next door:...
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Counter-protesters outnumber... Police arrested five people in their attempts to keep apart Britain???s first
???anti-Islam??? Pegida rally and a larger group of... Posted on 28 February 2015 | 4:04 pm
Spain and Portugal trying to... Greece will not seek another bailout deal, prime minister Alexis Tsipras said
today, after successfully separating its loan agreement from... Posted on 28 February 2015 | 3:08 pm
Wales dominate France to claim a... A brilliant second-half try from Dan Biggar helped Wales to the victory their
dominant performance deserved at the Stade de France.... Posted on 28 February 2015 | 2:12 pm
One arrested after bodies of girl,... A woman has been arrested after the bodies of a four-year-old girl and a man
were found in a Notting Hill... Posted on 28 February 2015 | 1:44 pm
BBC’s Nick Robinson to undergo... BBC political editor Nick Robinson is being treated for a lung tumour but
hopes to be back at work for... Posted on 28 February 2015 | 1:13 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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