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Amid reports from observer groups of warning shots being fired and heightened tensions in Crimea Saturday, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov warned Secretary of State John Kerry that U.S. sanctions could…
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For sale: one dumper truck, a mobile laundry packed inside a shipping container and enough tents to house an army. Literally.
As British troops head home from Helmand, their…
Added by Pam Suggs on February 19, 2014 at 6:27am — No Comments
Police investigations have uncovered a new problem with Japan's error-ridden effort to clean up contamination from the Fukushima disaster: criminal gangs are recruiting homeless people to work in radiation zones, then cheating them out of their…Continue
Added by Pam Suggs on January 26, 2014 at 10:15am — No Comments
Iran has fully suspended its 20-percent enrichment of uranium, according to the country’s state TV, as the landmark nuclear deal between Tehran and the six world powers comes into force.
Uranium enrichment centrifuge cascades at the…Continue
Added by Pam Suggs on January 20, 2014 at 7:00am — No Comments
Japanese paratroopers recaptured an island from an enemy in a wargame as its Defense Minister vowed to defend a disputed East China Sea territory. China’s ships sailed near the contested islets as Beijing reportedly expanded its air…Continue
Added by Pam Suggs on January 12, 2014 at 8:29pm — No Comments
Iraqi troops detained a Sunni lawmaker sought on terrorism charges on Saturday and killed his brother and five of his guards after they opened fire on the arresting officers. The incident, which will likely to add to the…Continue
Added by Pam Suggs on December 28, 2013 at 10:06am — No Comments
Twelve years after the fall of the Taliban regime and its medieval justice system Afghanistan is looking at bringing back public stoning and flogging as punishments for adultery, Human Right Watch says.
Punishments such as public stoning for married…Continue
Added by Pam Suggs on November 26, 2013 at 2:01am — No Comments
The Pentagon’s inspector general has found that Boeing repeatedly charged the United States military for “new” helicopter parts even as it installed used parts instead.
Since 2008, Chicago-based Boeing, the military’s…Continue
Added by Pam Suggs on October 16, 2013 at 12:30am — No Comments
The US federal government is partially shutting down after the Congress failed to fund its work amid a Republican drive to defund the Obamacare healthcare program. President Obama addressed to US troops to boost their confidence amid the crisis.…Continue
Added by Pam Suggs on October 1, 2013 at 2:23am — No Comments
Bradley Manning, the Army private sentenced to military prison for leaking classified documents, revealed he intends to live out the remainder of his life as a woman.
“I am Chelsea Manning. I am female,” the Army private wrote …Continue
Added by Pam Suggs on August 22, 2013 at 10:34pm — No Comments
In New Orleans in the middle fifties there were three divisions of white boys in my neighborhood: Frats, pits, and hoods. I was a hood who turned frat, and so I know both sides of that coin. Let's just say that we laughed at Arthur…Continue
Added by Pam Suggs on August 9, 2013 at 6:19pm — No Comments
London officials are facing scrutiny over the spiraling cost of maintaining a 24-hour police watch outside of the Ecuadorian embassy, where WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has now resided for a year.
According to a…Continue
Added by Pam Suggs on July 11, 2013 at 12:12am — No Comments
After concluding that the Syrian government has used chemical weapons against the country's insurgency, thus crossing a ‘red line,’ the Obama administration has decided to start sending arms to anti-Assad rebels for the first time since, officials…Continue
Added by Pam Suggs on June 13, 2013 at 11:49pm — No Comments
Some 2,000 homes have been evacuated in Southern California as firefighters struggle to contain tens of thousands of acres of wildfire amid extremely hot, dry and windy weather. Two major blazes in New Mexico have also spiraled out of…Continue
Added by Pam Suggs on June 4, 2013 at 12:16am — No Comments
Hackers from the Anonymous collective claimed to have infiltrated the website for the biotech giant Monsanto, which has been the subject of recent international protests.
The cyber-attack was carried out as part of #OpMonsanto, an attempt to…Continue
Added by Pam Suggs on May 29, 2013 at 11:04pm — No Comments
The surviving Boston Marathon bombings suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev told interrogators that US-led wars in Iraq and Afghanistan spurred him and his brother to carry out last week’s deadly assault, US officials told media.
Added by Pam Suggs on April 23, 2013 at 8:39pm — No Comments
As the cleanup of the March 29 ExxonMobil spill in Arkansas continues, eyewitness reports of environmental and public health consequences are beginning to emerge - despite notable near-silence from the oil giant and local authorities on the matter.
Added by Pam Suggs on April 18, 2013 at 10:22pm — No Comments
With the news that Senator Kelly Ayotte will vote against the Toomey-Manchin background check compromise today, that effectively cuts off the last route to 60 votes for the proposal. Senator…Continue
Added by Pam Suggs on April 17, 2013 at 4:28pm — No Comments
Family members of those killed in the massace at Sandy Hook Elementary School last year were seated near the site of the first of the two coordinated explosions at the Boston Marathon Monday, adding more heartbreak to…Continue
Added by Pam Suggs on April 15, 2013 at 9:38pm — No Comments
An Exxon-Mobil oil pipeline ruptured Friday afternoon in the town of Mayflower, Arkansas, forcing the evacuation of 20 homes and shutting down sections of interstate highway. …Continue
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