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Malaysia aviation chief quits after MH370 report...
A report released July 30 found that controls on Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 were likely manipulated, prompting Malaysia's chief of civil aviation, Azharuddin Abdul Rahman, to resign a day later.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-07-31 22:55 UTC
Family of US Citizen Believed Detained in Vietnam Calls For His Immediate Release...
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Michael Phuong Minh Nguyen disappeared on July 6 amid large-scale protests in the country.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-07-31 22:53 UTC
NKorea provided just 1 dog tag with 55 sets of war remains...
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A U.S. defense official says that when North Korea handed over 55 boxes of bones that it said are remains of American war dead, it provided only a single military dog tag — but no other information that could help U.S. forensics experts determine th
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-07-31 22:52 UTC
Three Russian Journalists Reportedly Killed In Central African Republic...
A crew of three Russian journalists has been killed in the Central African Republic while filming a documentary.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-07-31 22:52 UTC
Catholic leaders fight Irish government's plan to force church's hospitals to provide abortions...
Nearly 67 percent of Irish voters approved a measure earlier this year that would not only make abortions legal, but it would also force Catholic...
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-07-31 22:49 UTC
Mainstream Journalist Tracked Missile Casings Used by Al-Qaeda and They All Came from US Bases...
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A mainstream media journalist finally tracked down the source for weapons used by terrorists in Syria and they all came from the United States.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-07-30 17:13 UTC
Farage ridicules plan to deploy the army under no deal Brexit chaos...
NIGEL FARAGE has picked apart the claim that the British army would have to be deployed to ration out medicines, food and fuel to resolve the chaos of a no deal Brexit scenario. He explained that the public preparations for a no deal scenario were a desperate attempt to persuade Britain to either
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-07-29 17:32 UTC
Thousands Take Part In Second Day Of Retirement-Age Protests In Moscow...
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The Moscow protest comes a day after tens of thousands of Russians rallied in dozens of cities and towns across the country to protest against legislation now under consideration to raise the retirement age to 65 for men by 2028 and 63 for women by 2034. Currently, the retirement age for men and
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-07-29 17:26 UTC
Italy's Salvini Wants More Babies, Fewer Migrants: 'A Country Which Does Not Create Children is Destined to Die'...
Matteo Salvini is making demographics his top priority, warning a country which favours immigration over the family is
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-07-29 17:23 UTC
Putin: Christianity is the Foundation of Russian Nationhood and Cultural Identity...
MOSCOW (AP) - Vladimir Putin says the adoption of Christianity more than 1,000 years ago in territory that later became Russia marked the starting point for forming the Russian nation itself.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-07-29 17:16 UTC
Explosion reported outside the US Embassy in Beijing...
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Eyewitnesses say online an explosion has taken place outside the U.S. Embassy in Beijing. Photos posted on Twitter showed a large amount of smoke and what appeared to be police ... Click to Continue
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-07-26 06:30 UTC
Toronto wants to ban the sale of handguns and ammunition after mass shooting...
Toronto wants to ban the sales of handguns and ammunition following a deadly mass shooting in its Greektown neighborhood which left three people, including the shooter, dead and 13 people wounded . The council voted to urge the federal government to ban t
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-07-26 05:06 UTC
Britain Is Stockpiling Blood, Drugs, and Food For a Nightmare No-Deal Brexit...
Preparations for the worst-case Brexit scenario have begun.
By lovenpeace on 2018-07-25 20:53 UTC
Pentagon Reluctant To Work With Russian Military On Syrian Refugees...
U.S. military leaders are expressing reluctance to work with the Russian military on a White House-Kremlin agreement to help Syrian refugees return home, drawing an angry response from Moscow.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-07-25 14:10 UTC
Israel shoots down Syrian warplane that entered Israeli airspace...
The Israel Defense Forces took down a Syrian Sukhoi-model fighter jet that entered its airspace with a pair of Patriot missiles, the IDF said on Twitter . Why it matters: The IDF said there has been a spike in the Syrian Air Force's activity along the
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-07-24 13:01 UTC
Trump fires off threatening all caps tweet to Iran as war of words escalates...
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'DEMENTED WORDS' HAVE 'CONSEQUENCES': Late last night, President Trump fired off a furious tweet in response to what he saw as a direct threat made by Iranian President Hassan Rouhani. "Peace with Iran would be the mother of all peace
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-07-23 15:14 UTC
Putin, Trump talked about a referendum for eastern Ukraine...
MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin and U.S. President Donald Trump discussed the possibility of a referendum in separatist-leaning eastern Ukraine during their Helsinki summit, Russia's ambassador to the U.S. said Friday.Ambassador A
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-07-20 15:13 UTC
Hungary Joins U.S., Pulls Out Of Global Migration Compact...
On Wednesday, the government of Hungary announced it would join the United State in withdrawing from a U.N. global compact on migration . The government called the compact "in conflict with common sense" and national security. The U.S. pulled out
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-07-20 00:34 UTC
Global Population Growth Ceased In 1988...Population Has Only Grown Older Since Then...
Authored by Chris Hamilton via Econimica blog, The world stopped growing about 1988... and has only grown older since. Global births, per five year periods, according to the UN. Births and UN medium and low variant estimates through my best es
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-07-19 15:07 UTC
Study: One Out Of Every Ten North Koreans Lives In Slavery...
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With an estimated 2.6 millions slaves, North Korea is apparently the modern slavery capital of the world, according to a new human rights study.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-07-19 15:07 UTC
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