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World Religions - World Religions - 03-06-15 03:49
Shemin, a Jewish soldier who served with the 47th Infantry Regiment, 4th Infantry Division, repeatedly exposed himself to heavy fire to rescue the wounded from Aug. 7 to 9, 1918.
United Nations - United Nations - 03-06-15 03:27
United Nations secretary-general says failure to reconstruct Gaza will "surely light the fuse" for another conflict.
World Order - World Government - 03-06-15 03:23
MILAN (Reuters) - Banks will start collecting orders for the initial public offering of Telecom Italia tower unit Inwit next week, a source close to the matter said on Wednesday. Telecom Italia aims to...
Middle East - Middle East - 03-06-15 03:00
An Egyptian rights activist said on Tuesday security officials had confiscated his passport and prevented him travelling to Germany where he was due to speak at a parliament roundtable on the human rig...
Unrest - Unrest - 03-06-15 03:00
Soli, Google's new gesture technology, would allow users to interact with their devices without ever touching the device itself. Here's how it's poised to make an impact.
World Religions - World Religions - 03-06-15 02:51
By Drazen Jorgic NAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta has promised a new campaign to stop people joining violent radical groups and to fight the influence of Somali Islamists whose...
European Union - European Union - 03-06-15 02:49
British support for staying in the European Union has risen to 55 percent, up 9 percentage points from two years ago, according to a Pew Research Center survey. Prime Minister David Cameron, re-elected...
European Union - European Union - 03-06-15 02:30
The Labour Party should run its own campaign to persuade Britons to remain inside the European Union, lawmaker Andy Burnham, frontrunner to become the party's new leader, said on Wednesday. After ...
European Union - European Union - 03-06-15 02:27
Britain's opposition Labour Party should run its own campaign to persuade Britons to remain inside the European Union, lawmaker Andy Burnham, frontrunner to become the party's new leader, sai...
Unrest - Unrest - 03-06-15 02:25
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama has signed into law the USA Freedom Act, which extends three expiring surveillance provisions of the 9/11-era USA Patriot Act. It also overhauls the most contro...
Middle East - Middle East - 03-06-15 02:23
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — As Turkey's president, Tayyip Recep Erdogan is supposed to be the invisible man in the upcoming general election, constitutionally bound to remain above the fray. Instead, it...
Middle East - Middle East - 03-06-15 02:23
As Turkey's president, Tayyip Recep Erdogan is supposed to be the invisible man in the upcoming general election, constitutionally bound to remain above the fray.
World Order - World Government - 03-06-15 02:11
Asian markets were mostly lower on Wednesday as concerns about Greece's ability to repay an IMF loan due on Friday knocked confidence among investors.
World Religions - World Religions - 03-06-15 02:05
By Aziz El Yaakoubi RABAT (Reuters) - Morocco expelled two French women activists who bared their breasts and kissed each other outside an ancient mosque on Tuesday in a protest about gay rights in a c...
Unrest - Unrest - 03-06-15 02:00
A bomb blast at a busy meat market in the northeastern Nigerian city of Maiduguri on Tuesday killed about 50 people, an eyewitness and hospital sources said, in an attack that bore the hallmarks of Isl...
World Religions - World Religions - 03-06-15 01:58
More than 10,000 Islamic State fighters have been killed since the international coalition started its campaign against the militant group nine months ago in Iraq and Syria, U.S. Deputy Secretary of St...
World Religions - World Religions - 03-06-15 01:22
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A Native American student who sued his California school district because it refused to let him wear an eagle feather to his high school graduation will be able to wear the sacred ...
Natural Disasters - Natural Disasters - 03-06-15 12:56
(Reuters) - American Nobel laureate Irwin Rose, a biochemist whose groundbreaking work helped in the development of treatments for cervical cancer and cystic fibrosis, died on Tuesday, the University o...
World Religions - World Religions - 03-06-15 12:53
A growing band of hacktivists is helping Islamic State spread its message by attacking media organisations and websites, a security company suggests.
Unrest - Unrest - 03-06-15 12:44
Accor said on Wednesday it would spend 22 million euros ($25 million) to enable independent hoteliers to offer their rooms on its booking website as it seeks ways to fight back against online travel ag...