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  • newLIVE: Obama on cooperation in the Arctic
    President Barack Obama makes remarks on international issues regarding the Arctic Circle at the GLACIER Conference in Anchorage, Alaska.
    - 14 mins ago 31 Aug 15, 11:19pm -
  • newWhite supremacist convicted of three murders
    The verdicts came after a wild morning that saw the judge eject Cross from the courtroom after he denounced all of the court officers as Jewish sympathizers.
    - 1 hour ago 31 Aug 15, 10:09pm -
  • newHow to fix Europe's migrant crisis
    An "every man for himself" approach has resulted in scenes of panic, makeshift camps, and piles of bodies from people suffocating in trucks or drowning at sea.
    - 1 hour ago 31 Aug 15, 10:04pm -
  • newControversy over Nazi gold train finding
    Treasure hunters say they’ve found a hidden train containing gold stolen by Nazis—igniting an argument over who gets to keep the unearthed plunder.
    - 2 hours ago 31 Aug 15, 9:48pm -
  • newMonday's Mini-Report, 8.31.15
    Today's edition of quick hits.
    - 2 hours ago 31 Aug 15, 9:30pm -
  • newWill Smith film could give the NFL headaches
    The upcoming film "Concussion" puts a spotlight on the discovery of a degenerative neurological disease in football players exposed to repeated head trauma.
    - 2 hours ago 31 Aug 15, 9:17pm -
  • newSCOTUS to step into gay marriage fight
    A county clerk in Kentucky is asking for relief from a lower court order directing her to issue marriage licenses to gay and lesbian couples.
    - 3 hours ago 31 Aug 15, 8:48pm -
  • newAs refugees pour in, Hungary builds a fence
    The European Union has scheduled emergency talks as thousands of refugees and migrants are rushing to cross into Europe before Hungary finishes its 13-foot high border fence. NBC's Richard Engel and Claudio Lavagna report the latest.
    - 3 hours ago 31 Aug 15, 8:42pm -
  • newNow-classified Clinton emails to be released
    The release will meet a federal court requirement that 25% of Clinton's emails from her private server be released by the end of August.
    - 3 hours ago 31 Aug 15, 8:42pm -
  • newFlood watches in effect for southeast
    Flood watches are in effect across much of Florida and the southeast due to remnants from tropical storm Erika. NBC's Kerry Sanders reports.
    - 3 hours ago 31 Aug 15, 8:36pm -


  • newMigrant trains reach Germany as EU asylum system creaks
    VIENNA/MUNICH (Reuters) - Trainloads of migrants arrived in Austria and Germany from Hungary on Monday as European Union asylum rules collapsed under the strain of a wave of migration unprecedented in the EU.
    - 2 hours ago 31 Aug 15, 9:58pm -
  • newU.S. military deploys drones to Latvia on training mission
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. military has deployed two MQ-1 Predator reconnaissance drones and 70 airmen to Latvia on a training mission as part of U.S. efforts to reassure European allies the United States is committed to their security, the Pent…
    - 2 hours ago 31 Aug 15, 9:36pm -
  • newUkraine guardsman killed in nationalist protest outside parliament
    KIEV (Reuters) - A Ukrainian national guardsman was killed and nearly 90 others wounded by grenades hurled from a crowd of nationalist protesters on Monday as they were guarding parliament where lawmakers backed giving more autonomy to rebel-held are…
    - 2 hours ago 31 Aug 15, 9:33pm -
  • newJapan nuclear power outlook bleak despite first reactor restart
    TOKYO (Reuters) - The number of Japanese nuclear reactors likely to restart in the next few years has halved, hit by legal challenges and worries about meeting tougher safety standards imposed in the wake of the Fukushima disaster, a Reuters analysis…
    - 2 hours ago 31 Aug 15, 9:15pm -
  • newColombia peace talks have advanced significantly: President Santos
    BOGOTA (Reuters) - Colombia's peace talks with Marxist rebels have advanced more in recent weeks than they have in previous months, President Juan Manuel Santos said on Monday, as the country continues efforts to end more than five decades of war.…
    - 2 hours ago 31 Aug 15, 9:04pm -
  • newCar bomb damages Italy's ENI joint venture office in Libyan capital
    TRIPOLI (Reuters) - A car bomb went off in Libya's capital Tripoli on Monday in front of the headquarters of Mellitah, an oil and gas joint venture between Italy's ENI and Libyan state oil firm NOC, witnesses said.
    - 3 hours ago 31 Aug 15, 9:01pm -
  • newSyrian court acquits free-speech campaigner
    BEIRUT (Reuters) - A Syrian court on Monday acquitted a prominent free-speech campaigner who was released from jail three weeks ago after being held for 3-1/2 years awaiting trial under anti-terrorism laws, his wife said.
    - 4 hours ago 31 Aug 15, 8:00pm -
  • newTurkish court charges Vice News reporters with terrorism links
    DIYARBAKIR, Turkey (Reuters) - A Turkish court on Monday formally charged three employees of Vice News with having links to a terrorist organization, the online news channel said, days after they were detained while reporting from the mainly Kurdish…
    - 4 hours ago 31 Aug 15, 7:57pm -
  • newBlast reported at chemical plant in northern China
    BEIJING (Reuters) - An explosion shook a chemical plant in the eastern Chinese province of Shandong, state media said on Tuesday, though there were no immediate reports of casualties in a country on edge after blasts killed more than 145 people last…
    - 4 hours ago 31 Aug 15, 7:09pm -
  • newThai police hunt two bombing suspects after weekend raids
    BANGKOK (Reuters) - Police probing Thailand's deadliest bombing issued arrest warrants on Monday for two suspects after a second weekend raid on a suburban apartment block uncovered possible bomb-making materials.
    - 5 hours ago 31 Aug 15, 6:38pm -

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  • newNot all that simple with Malaysian PM. Not just corruption, expert says
    Head of the Malaysian government Najib Razak has been accused of corruption. Two transactions of over $11 million were made in 2014 and 2015 after the crash of Malaysian МН 370 and MH 17.
    - 8 hours ago 31 Aug 15, 3:48pm -
  • newMass riots spark, explosion occurs near Ukraine's Verkhovna Rada
    Many demonstrators, who took part in the riots near the Verkhovna Rada in Kiev, were bribed
    - 8 hours ago 31 Aug 15, 3:22pm -
  • newRussia, Belarus and Serbia learn to suppress 'Maidan'
    First-ever joint military exercises of paratroopers from Russia, Belarus and Serbia are to start in two days near Novorossiisk, Russia. Under the scenario of the drills that will be held on September 2-5, "anti-government elements" and regular armed…
    - 9 hours ago 31 Aug 15, 2:49pm -
  • newJapan builds up military budget and equipment
    Tokyo builds up its military budget, that will make up record-high $42,4 billion, the Chinese TV channel NHK reported on Monday.
    - 10 hours ago 31 Aug 15, 1:48pm -
  • newEurope turns into cesspool of the world
    Could you imagine 20 years ago that all modern cities would be equipped with CCTV cameras that would be following you everywhere? Nowadays, no one raises the question of violation of human rights and privacy. These issues have been skillfully replac…
    - 10 hours ago 31 Aug 15, 1:37pm -
  • newUS muddles with gold reserves, not conducting public audit
    The US tries to convince the world, that gold prices fall, as the metal started threatening the role of dollar as a global reserve currency, William Engdahl, geopolitical analyst, strategic risk consultant, professor at Princeton University wrote for…
    - 10 hours ago 31 Aug 15, 1:10pm -
  • newRussian scientists to clone extinct animals
    Russian scientists will study remnants of the fossil animals and their DNA. A special scientific laboratory has been opened for this purpose in Yakutsk.
    - 12 hours ago 31 Aug 15, 11:47am -
  • newEU's security costs a lot, thus it is farmed out to US
    Member of the Russian Parliament Igor Zotov offered to shift the UN headquarters from the US to Switzerland.
    - 12 hours ago 31 Aug 15, 11:19am -
  • newTwo Koreas is a buffer between US and China
    Aleksandr Salitsky, chief research scientist at the Institute of World Economy and International Relations told Pravda.Ru in an interview about the Chinese hegemony in Asia and the role of this country in the aggravation of relationship between two K…
    - 13 hours ago 31 Aug 15, 10:31am -
  • newShock therapy: Notes on the humanitarian invasion of Europe
    Globalization has spiritually or physically destroyed tenths of countries, New World Order has annihilated almost all Arabic worlds and neo-colonialism is exploiing what is left of traditional and humanistic societies. Nations are dead, we are a doom…
    - 13 hours ago 31 Aug 15, 10:20am -



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  • newUN confirms destruction of ancient Temple of Bel in Palmyra, Syria
    Satellite images from the UN have confirmed irreparable damage to the Temple of Bel in Syria's ancient city of Palmyra. The cultural agency UNESCO has called the destruction of the site a war crime.
    - 27 mins ago 31 Aug 15, 11:06pm -
  • newTrains cross Hungary and Austria with refugees heading for Germany
    European authorities are checking refugee arrivals on trains in Hungary and Austria as many head towards Germany. Police have said they will not send asylum seekers back to their first EU country of arrival.
    - 1 hour ago 31 Aug 15, 10:24pm -
  • newPen-selling Syrian refugee crowdfunded after photo with daughter appears on Twitter
    A crowdfunding campaign sparked by the sight of Syrian refugee and single father Abdul Halim Atar selling pens to make money for his daughters has changed the family's life. A consultant in Norway made it happen.
    - 2 hours ago 31 Aug 15, 9:45pm -
  • newGermany's Steinmeier urges Pakistan and Afghanistan to ease tensions
    German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier has called on Pakistan and Afghanistan to work together to ease tensions. His request follows several rounds of peace talks between Islamabad, Kabul and the Taliban.
    - 3 hours ago 31 Aug 15, 8:23pm -
  • newOpinion: Merkel steps up
    Germany's position on the refugee crisis facing Europe is clear and without "ifs" and "maybes," writes DW's Dagmar Engel. The only thing Chancellor Merkel could perhaps work on in future is her timing.
    - 4 hours ago 31 Aug 15, 7:47pm -
  • newMist showers cause outrage among Auschwitz visitors
    With temperatures soaring in Poland, the Auschwitz memorial thought that installing mist showers to relieve visitors waiting in line would be a good idea. But visitors were shocked at the sight of the sprinklers.
    - 5 hours ago 31 Aug 15, 6:56pm -
  • newExplosion at Spanish fireworks factory
    At least five people have been killed and six others hospitalized following an explosion at a fireworks factory near Zaragozana in northeastern Spain. The cause of the blast remains unknown.
    - 5 hours ago 31 Aug 15, 6:31pm -
  • newFiat Chrysler CEO desperate for merger with GM
    Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne is relentlessly pestering GM to explore a merger with his company. GM has consistently shown him the cold shoulder, but the FCA chief insists a merger would be hugely profitable.
    - 6 hours ago 31 Aug 15, 6:01pm -
  • newMyanmar passes controversial 'anti-polygamy' law
    Myanmar has adopted a controversial new law which limits the number of spouses that people may have. Critics accuse the last of the "Laws to Protect Race and Religion" of discriminating against the country's Muslims.
    - 6 hours ago 31 Aug 15, 5:35pm -
  • newGerman gunmaker Sig Sauer faces criminal charges over Mexico drug killings
    German weapons maker Sig Sauer is facing a second lawsuit on suspicion of illegally exporting guns to Latin America. A Mexican drug cartel member has confessed to killing 12 people with one of its handguns.
    - 7 hours ago 31 Aug 15, 5:00pm -

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  • newSaying goodbye to Ali Babacan
    Deputy Prime Minister Ali Babacan, who entered the 58th government in 2002 as the youngest cabinet member and sat at the seat of state minister responsible of economy at the age of 38, has been replaced by Cevdet Yılmaz, who was the minister for dev…
    - 2 hours ago 31 Aug 15, 10:01pm -
  • newWhat will happen on Nov 1?
    For the past three days, I have been on the road, travelling from the Aegean cost to the Marmara region.
    - 2 hours ago 31 Aug 15, 10:01pm -
  • newWhy Ankara is under pressure over ISIL?
    Last week, former U.S. Ambassador to Ankara Eric Edelman published an article in the New York Times titled “America’s Dangerous Bargain With Turkey.”
    - 2 hours ago 31 Aug 15, 10:01pm -
  • newDoes Cappadocia mean 'the land of beautiful horses'?
    Millions of visitors descend on ‘the land of beautiful horses’ – Cappadocia – every year, but a famous photographer has now revealed how he hastily invented the moniker under pressure from military authorities
    - 2 hours ago 31 Aug 15, 10:01pm -
  • newTurkey could rethink disputed air defense program
    With parliamentary elections scheduled for Nov. 1 and defense bureaucracy at a near standstill, some military planners are questioning the wisdom of a controversial Turkish defense contract for the construction of the country’s first long-range air…
    - 2 hours ago 31 Aug 15, 10:01pm -
  • newTurkey’s tarnished international reputation
    Turkey has a serious problem with its international image. An increasing number of people around the world see the country as a breeding ground and facilitator of Islamic terrorism.
    - 2 hours ago 31 Aug 15, 10:01pm -
  • newIs Turkey’s world renowned hospitality a myth?
    “One Turk is worth the entire world.” This is a saying attributed to the founder of the Turkish Republic, Mustafa Kemal Atatürk.
    - 2 hours ago 31 Aug 15, 10:01pm -
  • newStability and Turkey’s struggle for survival
    According to the reporting of the pro-government media, the Justice and Development Party’s (AKP) slogan for the Nov. 1 election will be “Vote for stability.”
    - 2 hours ago 31 Aug 15, 10:01pm -
  • newTurkish court arrests British journalists on 'ISIL terror' charges
    A Turkish court has remanded in custody two British journalists working for US-based media outlet VICE News on ISIL-related terror charges, in a case that has sparked fresh concern about press freedom.
    - 4 hours ago 31 Aug 15, 7:30pm -
  • newLibya loyalist forces battle ISIL in Benghazi
    Libyan pro-government forces on Aug. 31 battled jihadists from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) group in second city Benghazi, where five pro-government fighters have been killed in two days of violence, media said
    - 7 hours ago 31 Aug 15, 4:20pm -