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Mark Zuckerberg starts reading program

Mark Zuckerberg starts reading program

The Facebook founder and CEO announced on his page recently that he has vowed to read a book every other week in 2015, with an… Read More ›

Islamic State militants are looking to gain control over Lebanese villages

Islamic State militants are looking to gain control over Lebanese villages

Islamic State militants holed up in the Qalamoun mountains on the Syrian-Lebanese border are seeking to gain control of nearby Lebanese villages to support their… Read More ›

USA and Iran have come to an agreement

USA and Iran have come to an agreement

The United States and Iran have tentatively agreed on a formula that Washington hopes will reduce Tehran’s ability to make nuclear arms by committing it… Read More ›

Surabaya, Indonesia – Familys Deep Loss Revealed At Scene Of AirAsia Victim’s Burial

Surabaya, Indonesia – Familys Deep Loss Revealed At Scene Of AirAsia Victim’s Burial

Surabaya, Indonesia – At the muddy gravesite where Hayati Lutfiah Hamid was buried, something was missing. The people who would mourn her most were not… Read More ›

United Nations – Palestinians Officially Submit Documents To Join World Court

United Nations – Palestinians Officially Submit Documents To Join World Court

United Nations – In a high-stakes move that will soon enable them to pursue war-crimes charges against Israel, The Palestinians submitted documents to the United… Read More ›

Pangkalan Bun, Indonesia – AirAsia Victims Found Still Belted In Their Seats

Pangkalan Bun, Indonesia – AirAsia Victims Found Still Belted In Their Seats

Pangkalan Bun, Indonesia – Rescue teams battling monsoon rains had their most successful day yet on Friday, after nearly a week of searching for the… Read More ›

London – As Supply Glut Prevails Oil Hits New Low Of $56

London – As Supply Glut Prevails Oil Hits New Low Of $56

London – Brent crude fell to a fresh post-2009 low below $56 a barrel reversing early gains on Friday, as a glut of oil that… Read More ›

Madrid – Police Temporarily Close Train Station In Bomb Hoax

Madrid – Police Temporarily Close Train Station In Bomb Hoax

Madrid – Following a bomb threat that police says was a hoax, police have evacuated people from Madrid’s Atocha train station and halted trains in… Read More ›

Honolulu – Obama Begins 2015 With ‘Shave Ice’ Outing With Daughters In Hawaii

Honolulu – Obama Begins 2015 With ‘Shave Ice’ Outing With Daughters In Hawaii

Honolulu – U.S. President Barack Obama and his daughters enjoyed shave ice, a frosty flavored Hawaiian treat on New Year’s Day while vacationing near Honolulu.… Read More ›

New York – Mario Cuomo’s Death, Whats Being Said

New York – Mario Cuomo’s Death, Whats Being Said

New York – Mario Cuomo, former three term Governor died Thursday hours after his son Andrew was sworn in for his second term as governor… Read More ›

Ramallah – Analysis: For Confrontation In ICC Move, Abbas Trades Stalemate

Ramallah – Analysis: For Confrontation In ICC Move, Abbas Trades Stalemate

Ramallah – By signing onto the International Criminal Court, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has entered into his most serious confrontation yet with Israel. His decision… Read More ›

Surabaya, Indonesia – AirAsia Crash Search Officials Identified 1st Of 9 Bodies

Surabaya, Indonesia – AirAsia Crash Search Officials Identified 1st Of 9 Bodies

Surabaya, Indonesia – As search crews struggled against wind and heavy rain to find more than 150 people still missing, a passenger aboard AirAsia Flight… Read More ›

Tehran – 50 Women Arrested By Iranian Police For ‘Un-Islamic’ Dress

Tehran – 50 Women Arrested By Iranian Police For ‘Un-Islamic’ Dress

Tehran – According to reports from the Islamic Republic, morality police arrested a number of women for immodest dress in Tehran last week. Officers reportedly confronted… Read More ›

Syria – Assad Shown Embracing With Troops In Rare Public Visit During New Year Celebration

Syria – Assad Shown Embracing With Troops In Rare Public Visit During New Year Celebration

Damascus – Posting pictures of the rare trip, Syrian President Bashar al-Assad visited a district on the outskirts of Damascus and thanked soldiers fighting “in… Read More ›

North Korea – Leader Kim Jong Un Is Now Open To A Summit With South Korea

North Korea – Leader Kim Jong Un Is Now Open To A Summit With South Korea

North Korea – Days after a proposal from Seoul to resume dialogue, leader Kim Jong Un said he was open to a high-level summit with… Read More ›

New York rising minimum wage

New York rising minimum wage

New York’s minimum wage will rise from $8 to $8.75 an hour on Wednesday, giving a boost in pay to some 700,000 workers. The state… Read More ›

China to begin free trade with Israel in 2015

China to begin free trade with Israel in 2015

China will begin trade negotiations with Israel this year. China and members of the Gulf Cooperation Council – Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the… Read More ›

Man armed with an automatic weapon and a bomb detained outside Istanbul palace

Man armed with an automatic weapon and a bomb detained outside Istanbul palace

A man carrying an automatic weapon and a bomb was captured in front of İstanbul’s historic Dolmabahçe Palace on Thursday, according to the Turkish newspaper… Read More ›

Libya –  Up To 1.8 Million Barrels Of Crude Destroyed At Oil Port Fire

Libya – Up To 1.8 Million Barrels Of Crude Destroyed At Oil Port Fire

Libya – A top oil official said on Tuesday, a fire raging for almost a week at Libya’s biggest oil port of Es Sider has destroyed… Read More ›

Jakarta – Official: No Victim From Crashed AirAsia Plane Was Found With Life Jacket On

Jakarta – Official: No Victim From Crashed AirAsia Plane Was Found With Life Jacket On

Jakarta – On Wednesday, an Indonesian search and rescue official said that none of the bodies recovered so far from the crashed AirAsia jet had… Read More ›