Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | All Access E-Edition | Home RSS
 
 
 
Unmasking of 'Jihadi John' as a London lad shocks Britain

February 27, 2015

LONDON (AP) — The unmasking of Islamic State militant "Jihadi John" as a London lad who had repeatedly been questioned by security services sent shock waves through Britain Friday, with Prime... more »»

Kurdish fighters rout IS militants from town near Iraq

February 27, 2015

BEIRUT (AP) — Backed by U.S. more »»

UN says limit use of personal audio players to 1 hour a day

February 27, 2015

BERLIN (AP) — People who use personal audio players should consider limiting their use to one hour a day and turn down the volume to prevent permanent hearing loss, the World Health Organization... more »»

Experts blame anti-vaccine lobby for Bosnia measles outbreak

February 27, 2015

SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) — Medical experts warned Friday the anti-vaccination lobby is growing in Bosnia, using scientifically discredited arguments to stoke parental fears in the... more »»

Mexico official: Police capture top capo 'La Tuta' Gomez

February 27, 2015

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Servando "La Tuta" Gomez, a former school teacher who became one of Mexico's most-wanted drug lords as head of the Knights Templar cartel, was captured early Friday by federal... more »»

Bombings, mortar fire kill 10 people in Iraq

February 27, 2015

BAGHDAD (AP) — A series of bombings and mortar strikes in and near the Iraqi capital killed 10 people on Friday as Baghdad police discovered six bodies with gunshot wounds, officials said. more »»

Russian court upholds sentence for opposition leader Navalny

February 27, 2015

MOSCOW (AP) — An appeals court in Moscow on Friday upheld a 15-day sentence for prominent Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny.

The Moscow City Court ruled that the Feb. more »»

Detentions of major Mexico drug chiefs in recent years

February 27, 2015

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Recent captures or killings of top Mexican drug cartel leaders:

— Feb. more »»

Kurdish fighters enter IS stronghold in northeastern Syria

February 27, 2015

BEIRUT (AP) — Kurdish fighters, backed by U.S. more »»

Attackers in Bangladesh hack to death American blogger

February 27, 2015

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — A prominent Bangladeshi-American blogger known for speaking out against religious extremism was hacked to death as he walked through Bangladesh's capital with his wife,... more »»

Soviet army monument banned from returning to Warsaw square

February 27, 2015

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Warsaw city councilors have banned a 1945 monument of Polish-Soviet World War II brotherhood in arms from being returned to its place in a city square. more »»

UK spies face questions about failure to stop 'Jihadi John'

February 27, 2015

LONDON (AP) — Prime Minister David Cameron said Friday that Britain's intelligence services do a good job and make "incredibly difficult judgments," after revelations that the masked Islamic Stat... more »»

Afghan troops push Taliban from key southern district

February 27, 2015

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan forces on Friday routed the Taliban from a large swath of a key southern province that has long been an important insurgent stronghold, in their first major solo... more »»

Madonna: Hit my head, got whiplash in Brits stage tumble

February 27, 2015

LONDON (AP) — Madonna says she hit her head and suffered whiplash when she was yanked backward down some steps while performing live at the Brit Awards. more »»

Vatican whodunit: What happened to books on marriage?

February 27, 2015

VATICAN CITY (AP) — A whodunit is making the rounds at the Vatican. more »»

South Africa: Parents find daughter 17 years after kidnap

February 27, 2015

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — A newborn was kidnapped from a Cape Town hospital in 1997 but her parents never gave up hope and now, 17 years later, they have found her. more »»

UNESCO chief decries 'cultural cleansing' in IS video

February 27, 2015

PARIS (AP) — The head of the U.N. more »»

Rediscovered Picasso to go on display in Paris museum

February 27, 2015

PARIS (AP) — The Pompidou Centre in Paris hopes to display a long-vanished Picasso painting in May, now that it has been recovered by U.S. customs authorities. more »»

Cash-strapped Ukraine struggles to keep Russia gas supplies

February 27, 2015

MOSCOW (AP) — Cash-strapped Ukraine sought to buy time in its effort to ensure continued gas supplies from Russia, making a $15 million payment Friday to Moscow as it waits for international... more »»

Former Israeli Mossad chief slams Netanyahu on Iran handling

February 27, 2015

JERUSALEM (AP) — A former chief of Israel's Mossad spy agency is slamming the prime minister's handling of the Iranian nuclear threat. more »»

 
 
 

 

I am looking for:
in:
News, Blogs & Events Web