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Weather provides some help to California firefighers – More than 10,000 firefighters tackling the fires

Posted by on 05/08/2015
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Weather provides some help to California firefighers – More than 10,000 firefighters tackling the fires

Weather provides some help to California firefighers – More than 10,000 firefighters tackling the fires

LOS ANGELES: Crews battling two dozen tenacious wildfires in drought-stricken California rushed in reinforcements Tuesday, using a window of humidity and cooler temperatures to try quench the blazes ahead of a forecast spell of drier weather. More than 10,000 firefighters are now tackling the fires that have forced thousands to flee their homes and ravaged […]

Raging California wildfires prompt mass evacuations – 9,000 firefighters battling 21 major fires

Posted by on 04/08/2015
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Obama poised to unveil major climate change plan

Posted by on 04/08/2015
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Topless protest in Canada urge women to ‘bare all’

Posted by on 03/08/2015
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Topless protest in Canada urge women to ‘bare all’

Topless protest in Canada urge women to ‘bare all’

MONTREAL: Topless protesters marched in Waterloo, Ontario Saturday to defend women’s rights to go bare-chested, after three sisters were stopped for bicycling seminude. Hundreds turned out for the rally, which was organized by sisters Tameera, Nadia and Alysha Mohamed, who were approached by police last month in neighboring Kitchener after they removed their shirts in […]

Bush not a candidate? – Super PAC spending reveals otherwise

Posted by on 02/08/2015
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Despite bombing, IS no weaker than a year ago – US led bombing campaign has changed nothing

Posted by on 01/08/2015
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New video shows more of Sandra’s time in texas jail – ‘Bland was alive and well’

Posted by on 30/07/2015
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US security board hears case of Gitmo Kuwaiti – Kuwaiti envoy hopeful Kandari will be freed soon

Posted by on 28/07/2015
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US security board hears case of Gitmo Kuwaiti – Kuwaiti envoy hopeful Kandari will be freed soon

US security board hears case of Gitmo Kuwaiti – Kuwaiti envoy hopeful Kandari will be freed soon

ARLINGTON, Virginia: A suspected Al-Qaeda recruiter held at the Guantanamo Bay military prison for 13 years faced a US national security board yesterday to determine if he is eligible to be transferred. Fayez Mohammed Ahmed Al-Kandari, a 38-year-old Kuwaiti, is suspected of being an Al-Qaeda propagandist and may have served as “spiritual adviser” to slain […]

North Korea marks end To ’53 Korean War – ‘Leave no Americans alive’, officials warn

Posted by on 28/07/2015
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35 Cosby accusers on NY mag cover – Victims speak out

Posted by on 28/07/2015
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35 Cosby accusers on NY mag cover – Victims speak out

35 Cosby accusers on NY mag cover – Victims speak out

NEW YORK: Thirty-five women who allege they were sexually assaulted by US comedy legend Bill Cosby were united yesterday on a magazine cover to tell startlingly similar stories of abuse. They include models, waitresses, Playboy bunnies and women who used to work in show business. One says he raped her while she was grief stricken […]

Lawsuit reveals extent of Ethiopian hacking

Posted by on 27/07/2015
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Lawsuit reveals extent of Ethiopian hacking

Lawsuit reveals extent of Ethiopian hacking

WASHINGTON: As President Barack Obama faces pressure to discuss human rights in his first official visit to Ethiopia this weekend, a unique lawsuit back home is challenging whether the African country can spy on an American by turning his computer into a giant recording device. The federal case alleges Ethiopian government agents gobbled up months […]

Gunman kills two, in US cinema rampage – 59-year-old ‘drifter’ turns gun on self after chaos

Posted by on 25/07/2015
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Gunman kills two, in US cinema rampage – 59-year-old ‘drifter’ turns gun on self after chaos

Gunman kills two, in US cinema rampage – 59-year-old ‘drifter’ turns gun on self after chaos

CHICAGO: A lone gunman who opened fire in a crowded US movie theater killing two people was a drifter who tried to escape before turning the gun on himself, police said yesterday. Police identified the gunman as 59-year-old John Houser, a white man originally from Alabama. He had been staying at a motel in Lafayette, […]