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Man stopped after scaling White... Another man jumped over the White House fence Wednesday night. He barely made it onto the lawn before two police dogs and Secret Service took him down. VPC For the second time in a month, someone has jumped the White House fence, but this time the intruder ... Posted on 22 October 2014 | 6:55 pm
Multiple Shootings Near Canadian... Multiple shootings rocked Ottawa on Wednesday, bringing Canada's capital to a halt. Ottawa police confirmed shots were fired at two locations in close proximity to one another: the National War Memorial and Parliament Hill. Twenty-four-year-old Cpl. Posted on 22 October 2014 | 7:34 pm
WWII wrecks found off coast of... Just 30 miles off the coast of North Carolina, two World War II wrecks lie underwaterone a member of a 24-ship American convoy, and one a German U-boat. US-led researchers recently discovered the Nicaragua-flagged freighter Bluefields and Germany's U ... Posted on 22 October 2014 | 6:34 pm
In China, a Drought Tests Nomadic... ALTAY, China It has been a bad year for the big-tailed sheep. The grass in the high mountain pastures here in northwest China has been sparse, and the sheep have not eaten well. They are scrawny. That means the Kazakh herders have suffered, too. Posted on 22 October 2014 | 3:51 pm
Syrians to be trained to defend... Rebel fighters run during a battle against Syrian government soldiers in Handarat, on Oct. 20. Moderate Syrian fighters have been deemed essential to defeating the Islamic State under the Obama administration’s strategy. (Fadi Al-Halabi/AFP/Getty Images ... Posted on 22 October 2014 | 5:57 pm
Canada PM vows crackdown after... By David Ljunggren and Leah Schnurr OTTAWA (Reuters) - Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper vowed to redouble the country's fight against "terrorist organizations" abroad after a reported convert to Islam rampaged through parliament, shocking the usually tranquil capital city. Shortly after a gunman shot dead a soldier at the National War Memorial in central Ottawa on Wednesday morning, a man armed with a shotgun burst into the Center Block of Parliament, pursued by police. He died after dozens of shots rang out a few yards away from where Harper was talking to his legislators. ... Posted on 23 October 2014 | 3:03 am
U.S.-led air strikes killed 553... BEIRUT (Reuters) - Air strikes by U.S.-led forces have killed 553 Islamist fighters and 32 civilians during a month-long campaign in Syria, a monitoring group which tracks the violence said on Thursday. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the vast majority of the deaths, 464, were militants from Islamic State, an al Qaeda offshoot which has grabbed large areas of Syria and neighboring Iraq. The attacks also killed 57 members of the al Qaeda-affiliated Nusra Front, the Observatory said. Six of the civilians were children and five were women, it added. ... Posted on 23 October 2014 | 2:54 am
Eight Pakistani Shi'ites killed in... By Gul Yousafzai QUETTA Pakistan (Reuters) - Eight Shi'ite members of Pakistan's ethnic Hazara minority were killed and one wounded on Thursday, when gunmen opened fire on a bus in the volatile province of Baluchistan, police said. No one immediately claimed responsibility. Lashkar-e-Jhangvi, a radical Sunni militant group, has carried out many gun and bomb attacks on Hazaras in the past. The men were returning from a vegetable market when gunmen intercepted the bus. "Two gunmen boarded the bus and shot the men," police officer Imran Qureshi told Reuters. ... Posted on 23 October 2014 | 2:50 am
China says wants closer military... BEIJING (Reuters) - China wants to have closer military ties with Iran, the Chinese defense minister told the visiting head of the Iranian navy on Thursday, state media reported, reaffirming Beijing's diplomatic links with Tehran despite controversy over its nuclear plans. Chinese Defense Minister Chang Wanquan told Iranian Navy Commander Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari that the two armed forces have seen "good cooperation on mutual visits, personnel training and other fields in recent years", the official Xinhua news agency reported. ... Posted on 23 October 2014 | 2:18 am
Russian prosecutors detain four... MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian prosecutors have detained four more Moscow airport workers over a plane crash which killed the CEO of French oil company Total, Christophe de Margerie, the country's Investigative Committee said on Thursday. The committee has moved quickly to detain those it says might be responsible for the crash, which killed de Margerie and the crew of his private jet in a tragedy which has done little to improve Russia's reputation for poor air safety. ... Posted on 23 October 2014 | 1:36 am
NHS 'needs extra cash and overhaul' The NHS in England needs extra money and drastic changes to the way services are organised if patient care is not to suffer, health bosses say. Posted on 23 October 2014 | 3:09 am
Canada 'not intimidated' by attacks Canada's leader says his country "will never be intimidated", after a gunman rampages through parliament before being shot dead. Posted on 23 October 2014 | 3:24 am
Police killer Roberts to be freed Police killer Harry Roberts is to be released after more than 45 years - a Parole Board decision described as "scandalous". Posted on 23 October 2014 | 3:22 am
Tesco boss to quit over profits... Tesco chairman Sir Richard Broadbent will leave the firm after the company announced a bigger-than-forecast hole in its profits. Posted on 23 October 2014 | 3:34 am
Lloyds expected to cut 9,000 jobs Lloyds Banking Group is planning to cut around 9,000 jobs - around a tenth of its entire workforce - over the next three years, the BBC understands. Posted on 22 October 2014 | 8:04 pm
PM vows to 'fight terror' after... Stephen Harper says killing of soldiers in Ottawa and Quebec are "grim reminders" Canada is not immune to terrorism. Posted on 23 October 2014 | 3:01 am
Iraqi Kurds to send forces to... Kurdish authorities agree to send Peshmerga fighters to northern Syrian town to fight ISIL after Turkey allows passage. Posted on 22 October 2014 | 4:30 pm
White House locks down over latest... Man apprehended after scaling perimeter of presidential residence, a month after previous intruder entered complex. Posted on 23 October 2014 | 1:08 am
Blackwater guards convicted in... Four ex-employees of US security firm found guilty of charges related to shootings of more than 30 civilians in 2007. Posted on 22 October 2014 | 6:54 pm
Ebola death toll rises to almost... Red Cross says epidemic can be contained in West Africa within four months if all necessary steps are taken. Posted on 22 October 2014 | 11:28 pm
Clouds Darken for Blue Chips Blue-chip companies are posting poor growth as their once-reliable formulas for success left them too big to switch tack quickly when market conditions changed.
Posted on 22 October 2014 | 9:57 pm
J.P. Morgan Warned on China Hiring... Several executives at J.P. Morgan Chase in New York were warned of potential problems related to the bank???s hiring practices in China more than a year before the program came under scrutiny by the U.S. government.
Posted on 22 October 2014 | 9:19 pm
Hedge Funds Add to Venture-Capital... Maverick Capital plans to launch its first venture-capital fund on Jan. 1, as hedge funds add to the push to invest in young, privately owned companies.
Posted on 22 October 2014 | 8:16 pm
P&G Narrows Field For CEO... Procter & Gamble shook up its senior management ranks, naming new leaders for key businesses and narrowing the field of potential successors to CEO A.G. Lafley.
Posted on 22 October 2014 | 11:01 pm
Tesco Chairman to Step Down Tesco said Chairman Richard Broadbent would step down as it revealed the accounting practices that led to an overstatement of its profit had occurred in prior periods as well.
Posted on 23 October 2014 | 2:50 am
Canada PM vows crackdown after... BEIRUT (Reuters) - Air strikes by U.S.-led forces have killed 553 Islamist fighters and 32 civilians during a month-long campaign in Syria, a monitoring group which tracks the violence said on Thursday.
Posted on 23 October 2014 | 3:22 am
Eight Pakistani Shi'ites killed in... WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A man jumped the White House fence on Wednesday evening and was attacked by Secret Service dogs before being arrested, a Secret Service spokesman said.
Posted on 23 October 2014 | 2:50 am
Man arrested after jumping White... CHARLESTON S.C. (Reuters) - Suspended South Carolina House of Representatives Speaker Bobby Harrell is expected to plead guilty to criminal ethics charges related to misuse of campaign money and misconduct in office, a local newspaper reported on Wednesday.
Posted on 22 October 2014 | 10:29 pm
Palestinian driver rams Jerusalem... WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A man jumped the White House fence on Wednesday and was attacked by Secret Service dogs, a Secret Service spokesman said.
Posted on 22 October 2014 | 7:57 pm
Canada's parliament attacked,... WASHINGTON (Reuters) - AT&T Inc on Wednesday reported a rise in quarterly revenue, but the increase was less than Wall Street expected as a wave of subscribers plugged into the network using pre-purchased devices.
Posted on 22 October 2014 | 7:38 pm
Violence in capital continues as... JPost.com brings you all the latest news on Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World. Posted on 23 October 2014 | 3:23 am
Report: Palestinians accept US... Economy minister criticized Netanyahu on Thursday for failing to provide what he perceives as an adequate response to the simmering violence in Jerusalem. Posted on 23 October 2014 | 2:32 am
Israeli official: EU proposal to... Shimshon Halperin, mourns the loss of his granddaughter Chaya Zissel Braun. Posted on 22 October 2014 | 11:25 pm
Harper says attacks will not... Prime Minister orders reinforced security forces in capital; politicians on Right action should have been taken earlier to stop violence. Posted on 22 October 2014 | 9:40 pm
Ma???aleh Adumim mayor: E1 is... Premium special: A glimpse into historical moments in Israeli news from this week in 'The Jerusalem Post' front covers. Posted on 22 October 2014 | 11:37 pm
Canada shooting: PM vows revenge CANADA’S Prime Minister says he “will not be intimidated” after a terrorist today killed a ceremonial guard before being shot down in the halls of Parliament. Posted on 23 October 2014 | 12:27 am
???I asked a handsome guard for a... A TOURIST has shared this photo she took in Ottawa on Sunday. The soldier was so handsome she just had to ask for a picture. Today, he was shot dead. Posted on 22 October 2014 | 9:48 pm
Terror in Canada as gunman opens... TERROR has struck the heart of Canada today after a gunman shot dead a ceremonial guard at the war memorial, before being killed in the halls of parliament. Posted on 22 October 2014 | 7:09 pm
Hero who saved Canadian MPs THE heroic Sergeant-at-Arms who shot dead the gunman who killed a Canadian soldier has been revealed as former cop Kevin Vickers. Posted on 22 October 2014 | 4:29 pm
Months needed to control Ebola THE Red Cross warns it will take at least four months to get Ebola under control but for one victim there is good news as he tweets that he is ‘Ebola free’. Posted on 22 October 2014 | 3:54 pm
Alice Gross funeral to take place... Funeral of murdered schoolgirl to take place in hometown of Hanwell, west London Posted on 23 October 2014 | 3:08 am
Notorious police killer to be... Murderer Harry Roberts who killed three officers in Shepherd's Bush, west London, in 1966, is due to be released after more than 45 years behind bars. Posted on 23 October 2014 | 2:45 am
Four Coalition moves that hit... Since forming in May 2010 the Coalition has been criticised for implementing policies which impacted mothers who stay at home. Here are four of the most prominent Posted on 23 October 2014 | 2:43 am
John Bercow plumps for David Davis... John Bercow turned down an invitation from the Queen to a state banquet at Buckingham Palace to attend a talk given by David Davis. Posted on 23 October 2014 | 2:30 am
Pensioners more likely to join... OAPs are more likely to join community, church and political groups to maintain contact with others - but are less able to afford more expensive activities Posted on 23 October 2014 | 2:30 am
Family: Amber Vinson free of Ebola... Mother says Dallas nurse, who contracted virus from Liberian who later died, is regaining strength.
Posted on 22 October 2014 | 3:13 am
Chaos in Canada: Gunfire erupts at... Police identify the dead shooter as a Canadian man born in 1982.
Posted on 22 October 2014 | 6:41 am
Special report: America's... Obama has declared or extended 30 states of national emergency, giving him broader powers.
Posted on 22 October 2014 | 12:29 am
Exclusive: Koch-linked PAC raises... A super PAC spends heavily in the home stretch to try to flip the Senate to Republicans.
Posted on 22 October 2014 | 1:00 am
Statue of Liberty to sport bow... The New York City landmark will don 60-foot bow ties.
Posted on 22 October 2014 | 12:55 am
9 in Connecticut Being Watched for... Though they do not appear to be sick, nine people who may have been exposed to the virus have been told to stay at home and are being monitored by public health authorities. Posted on 23 October 2014 | 2:55 am
Royals 7, Giants 2: World Series... The Royals rebounded from their first loss of this postseason by powering past the Giants in a game that included a tense exchange in the sixth inning. Posted on 23 October 2014 | 2:08 am
First Draft: Another Fence-Jumper... A man jumped the White House fence but was immediately apprehended, the Secret Service said. Posted on 22 October 2014 | 11:41 pm
In New York Governor???s Debate,... Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo eagerly and sternly hit back against his main challenger, Rob Astorino, in an event that also featured a pair of third-party candidates. Posted on 22 October 2014 | 11:05 pm
Canada Worries as Extremism Lures... Attacks and a recent report have compounded concerns in Canada about citizens who go to foreign lands like Somalia and Syria to fight, and then return as threats at home. Posted on 22 October 2014 | 10:56 pm
Canada Will 'Never Be Intimidated'... Canada's PM vows to fight terror, as footage appears to show a gunman leaving the area where soldier Nathan Cirillo was shot dead. Posted on 23 October 2014 | 2:43 am
Nathan Cirillo Made 'The Ultimate... Friends describe Corporal Cirillo as "a great father, son, and brother" as hundreds pay tribute to the soldier. Posted on 23 October 2014 | 1:35 am
Canadians 'Looking Over Their... In famously laid-back Ottawa, stunned locals are realising that something fundamental has changed after Wednesday's attack. Posted on 23 October 2014 | 2:49 am
Canada Shooting: Sergeant-At-Arms... MPs say they are "profoundly grateful" to Kevin Vickers after he shoots dead a suspected gunman inside the parliament building. Posted on 22 October 2014 | 9:06 pm
Tesco Profits Plunge 92% In... An inquiry reveals historic failures in the supermarket chain's accounting - and chair Sir Richard Broadbent steps down. Posted on 23 October 2014 | 3:16 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
^^^^^ can get you blocked, who... Supporting a comment from a fellow viner in GOP-Viners I innocently replied to the comment with a ^^^^. ?Deleted and blocked for the privilege. ?Irony is that as the viner I was supporting is a well known conservative peer who we all know and love. ?His comment sti?… Posted on 22 October 2014 | 5:52 pm
Conservatives Threaten To Kill...
Conservatives Threaten To Kill Hispanic Man Because He Legally Delivered Absentee Ballots To A Polling Place (VIDEO)
Author: Stephen D Foster Jr October 22, 2014 3:38 pm
A Hispanic volunteer in Arizona is now in fear for his life after conservatives accused him of voter fraud?… Posted on 22 October 2014 | 3:48 pm
Conservative Pundit: U.S.... Conservative radio host and Rush Limbaugh-wannabe, Michael Savage, told his listeners this week that American soldiers were too busy worrying about their PTSD and depression to fight ISIS. It’s a statement that should go down in history as one of the dumbest, but also one o?… Posted on 22 October 2014 | 12:37 pm
Canada, At War For 13 Years,... In St. Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec on Monday, two Canadian soldiers were hit?by a car driven by?Martin Couture-Rouleau, a 25-year-old Canadian who, as?The Globe and Mail?reported, “converted to Islam recently and called himself Ahmad Rouleau.” One o?… Posted on 23 October 2014 | 2:27 am
Odds and Ends Here are just a few things....I only posted 3 pictures.....loading the pic's was veeerryy slow. Posted on 22 October 2014 | 4:10 pm
Intruder sparks lockdown at the... An intruder sparked a security alert at the White House on Wednesday evening when he jumped a fence into the grounds. The unarmed man made his way… Posted on 23 October 2014 | 12:03 am
Ottawa attack: Witnesses greeted... The assault on Canada's parliament has shaken the country. In the minutes after the shootings police told those in the vicinity to stay away from… Posted on 22 October 2014 | 11:19 pm
Police search for possible... Police launched a huge security operation putting Ottawa into lockdown following an attack on Canada's parliament. One soldier was fatally shot and… Posted on 22 October 2014 | 9:46 pm
Baby dies in Jerusalem car attack CCTV in central Jerusalem captured what Israeli police have described as a terrorist attack. Pedestrians waiting at a light railway stop were hit by… Posted on 22 October 2014 | 6:44 pm
Ottawa attack: Obama says US and... US President Barack Obama has telephoned Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper to offer US assistance after shootings in and around the Canadian… Posted on 22 October 2014 | 6:34 pm
Canada shooting raises fears of...
Posted on 23 October 2014 | 3:36 am
Cell transplant sees paralyzed man...
Posted on 23 October 2014 | 3:29 am
Lunar mission to test China's...
Posted on 23 October 2014 | 2:47 am
White House fence jumper quickly...
Posted on 23 October 2014 | 2:31 am
Kenny G angers China with 'Occupy'...
Posted on 23 October 2014 | 2:28 am
The original Apple sells for... As a piece of technology the original Apple-1 would appear to have been long past its sell-by date. Bidders at... Posted on 23 October 2014 | 3:07 am
Blackwater security guards... Four former American security contractors have been found guilty in the shootings of more than 30 civilians in Iraq, seven... Posted on 23 October 2014 | 2:02 am
Iranians protest over acid attacks... Up to a thousand Iranians took to the streets to protest over a spate of acid
attacks on women, reportedly... Posted on 23 October 2014 | 1:20 am
Scott of the Antarctic notebook... A notebook from Robert Scott???s ill-fated Antarctic expedition has been found
after a century trapped in the ice.
It belonged to... Posted on 23 October 2014 | 12:51 am
Pyongyang prisoner Jeffrey Fowle... John Kerry, the US secretary of state, insisted that his government gave
nothing in return to North Korea for the... Posted on 22 October 2014 | 11:38 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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