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Friday, May 31, 2013

Russian arms manufacturer to sell at least 10 MiG fighter jets to Syria | Fox News

Russian arms manufacturer to sell at least 10 MiG fighter jets to Syria | Fox News

Multiple tornadoes touch down near Oklahoma City | Fox News

Multiple tornadoes touch down near Oklahoma City | Fox News

Tuesday, May 28, 2013

Freight train derails in Maryland; half-mile area evacuated - CNN.com

Freight train derails in Maryland; half-mile area evacuated - CNN.com

BBC News - China rescuers save baby lodged in sewage pipe

BBC News - China rescuers save baby lodged in sewage pipe
BBC News - Firefighters in China have rescued a newborn baby boy lodged inside a sewage pipe leading off a toilet.

BBC News - Russian arms 'to deter foreign intervention in Syria'

BBC News - Russian arms 'to deter foreign intervention in Syria'
BBC News - Russia says it will go ahead with deliveries of S-300 anti-aircraft missiles to Syria, and that the arms will help deter foreign intervention.

Monday, May 27, 2013

BBC News - Australia: China spy agency hack claims 'will not hit ties'

BBC News - Australia: China spy agency hack claims 'will not hit ties'
BBC News - Foreign Minister Bob Carr says a report alleging Chinese hackers stole plans for Australia's new intelligence hub will not hit ties with Beijing.

BBC News - Argentina and Chile order evacuation of Copahue volcano

BBC News - Argentina and Chile order evacuation of Copahue volcano
BBC News - Chile and Argentina have ordered the evacuation of some 3,000 people living near the Copahue volcano in the south of their border.

BBC News - Syria conflict: US Senator John McCain visits rebels

BBC News - Syria conflict: US Senator John McCain visits rebels
BBC News - US Senator John McCain has visited Syria to meet rebels in the war-torn country, his office has told the BBC.

BBC News - Centuries-old frozen plants revived

BBC News - Centuries-old frozen plants revived
BBC News - Plants that were frozen during the "Little Ice Age" centuries ago have been observed sprouting new growth, scientists say.

BBC News - Iraq violence: Baghdad car bombs kill more than 57

BBC News - Iraq violence: Baghdad car bombs kill more than 57

Friday, May 24, 2013

Tremors felt in Moscow as 8.2 quake rattles Russia's Sakhalin region — RT News

Tremors felt in Moscow as 8.2 quake rattles Russia's Sakhalin region — RT News
RT News - Tremors have been felt all across Russia and in Europe, following a major 8.2 earthquake in the Sakhalin region. Panicking Muscovites began calling security services, and some decided to leave their homes.

Friday, May 17, 2013

Russia slammed by US for sending anti-ship missiles to Syria | Fox News

Russia slammed by US for sending anti-ship missiles to Syria | Fox News
Fox News - The Obama administration denounced Russia on Friday for providing Syrian President Bashar Assad's regime with anti-ship missiles, saying the weapons would only worsen a war that Washington and Moscow have been promising to work together on stopping.

Commuter train derails in southwestern Connecticut - CNN.com

Commuter train derails in southwestern Connecticut - CNN.com

Monday, May 13, 2013

Lebanese man gets 300 lashes, 6 years for helping woman convert to Christianity | Fox News

Lebanese man gets 300 lashes, 6 years for helping woman convert to Christianity | Fox News
Fox News - A Lebanese man was sentenced to 300 lashes with a whip and six years in prison for his role in helping a Saudi woman convert to Christianity and flee the kingdom in the latest example of the religious intolerance that grips the region.

Read more: http://www.foxnews.com/world/2013/05/13/saudi-man-gets-300-lashes-6-years-for-helping-woman-convert-to-christianity/#ixzz2TEFK85Da

Sunday, May 12, 2013

Car bombs kill 43 in Turkey near Syrian border | Reuters

Car bombs kill 43 in Turkey near Syrian border | Reuters
Reuters - Twin car bombs killed 43 people and wounded many more in a Turkish town near the Syrian border on Saturday and the government said it suspected Syrian involvement.

Monday, May 6, 2013

BBC News - Second Afghan-Pakistan border clash in a week

BBC News - Second Afghan-Pakistan border clash in a week
BBC News - Afghan and Pakistani troops have clashed across the border between the two countries for the second time in a week.

Wednesday, May 1, 2013

Girl, 4, dies after rape in India - CNN.com

Girl, 4, dies after rape in India - CNN.com

BBC News - Bangladesh building collapse: Death toll passes 400

BBC News - Bangladesh building collapse: Death toll passes 400
BBC News - The number of people killed in the collapse of a building in Bangladesh which housed garment factories last week has passed 400, officials say.

3 more detained in Boston attack - CNN.com

3 more detained in Boston attack - CNN.com
CNN - Two classmates and a friend of Boston Marathon bomb suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev have been jailed on charges they tried to throw investigators off their friend's trail, federal prosecutors announced Wednesday.