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 2017-12-16 20:36 

ANA-MPA

Thirty-two Turkish nationals request political asylum in Greece-sources...

Thirty-two Turkish nationals who were rescued by the Greek coast guard on Thursday night, after......

 2017-12-16 20:02 

ANA-MPA

Four university students hospitalised after attack by unknown assailants...

Four university students were injured when a group of 15 individuals wearing helmets attacked......

 2017-12-16 19:48 

TASS

France's Marine Le Penn wishes Putin success at presidential election...

The leader of France's National Front said that "there are absolutely no grounds to be hostile towards Russia, as the European Union has been doing in recent years"...

 2017-12-16 19:47 

Sputnik International

Dude Where's My Car? Annual Study Ranks California Drivers as America's Worst...

An ever-increasing mix of gridlocked roadways, smartphone distractions and drunk driving arrests has resulted in California now being rewarded with the pole position in the race for Worst US Drivers by State, according to a new report....

 2017-12-16 19:45 

Zero Hedge

The Great Oil Swindle...

Authored by Chris Martenson via PeakProsperity.com, ... is leading us to destruction. When it comes to the story we're being told about America's rosy oil prospects, we're being swindled. At its core, the swindle is this: The shale industry...

 2017-12-16 19:40 

Softpedia

NetworkManager 1.10.2 Released with Support for "onlink" IPv4 Routes Attribute...

GNOME developer Beniamino Galvani announced the availability of the first point release of the NetworkManager 1.10 open-source network connection manager software.NetworkManager is the most popular network connection manager tool these days, coming pre-in...

 2017-12-16 19:30 

Sputnik International

Protests in Prague Against Meeting of European Anti-Immigrant Parties...

The Congress of European anti-immigrant political parties, comprising representatives from 10 countries, is being held behind closed doors in the Czech capital of Prague....

 2017-12-16 19:28 

RT.com

Saudi women get green light to drive trucks, motorbikes...

Female bikers and truckers may hit the streets of Riyadh next year, as the Saudi department of traffic confirms that women will be allowed to drive those vehicles following the passing of a royal decree in September....

 2017-12-16 19:15 

Zero Hedge

Trump Set To Accuse China Of "Economic Aggression" On Monday...

Just a few short days after Chinese regulators gave the greenlight to petro-yuan futures trading , signaling an escalation in the war against dollar hegemony, President Trump is reportedly set to accuse China of "economic aggression" in efforts to...

 2017-12-16 19:14 

TASS

Russian military officers deliver 1.3-tonne batch of humanitarian aid in Aleppo region...

38 Syrians have returned to their homes in the last 24 hours, among them were 15 refugees in the Aleppo province and 23 in Homs province...

 2017-12-16 19:08 

Sputnik International

Tony Blair Seeks Return to Politics, Aims to Tackle Brexit...

The former UK prime minister who played a controversial role during the invasion of Iraq in 2003 has now expressed his intent to return to British politics and make a stand against the country's attempt to secede from the EU....

 2017-12-16 18:56 

ANA-MPA

Farmers gather in central Greece as unions prepare for new wave of protests...

Farmers convened with their tractors in Tyrnavos, central Greece, on Saturday where they......

 2017-12-16 18:55 

romea.cz

VIDEO: "We don't want Fascists here" - protests against Prague meeting of xenophobic parties from around Europe...

Several hundred demonstrators whistling loudly and shouting "Shame!" and "Down with Fascists!" arrived at Prague's TOP Hotel today, where a meeting of representatives of anti-immigration parties from around Europe was being held. Demon...

 2017-12-16 18:55 

Sputnik International

Show Me the Money: Economist Calculates US Gov't Blew $21 Trln in Taxpayer Money...

Michigan State University economist Mark Skidmore's calculations uncovering a whopping $21 trillion in suspected wasteful spending by the DoD and the Department of House and Urban Development over a period of twenty years may have yielded its first re...

 2017-12-16 18:54 

Sputnik International

Russia, China Must 'Work Together' to Avoid DPRK 'Time Bomb' Say Experts...

Beijing government advisors observe that the risk of war on the Korean peninsula is at its highest point in decades....

 2017-12-16 18:45 

Zero Hedge

Jeffrey Gundlach Warns "The Goldilocks Era Is Over"...

Authored by Robert Huebscher via AdvisorPerspectives.com, Easy monetary policies during the post-crisis period have propelled equity prices higher and driven bond yields lower. But as central banks reverse their quantitative easing (QE) and raise rates, t...

 2017-12-16 18:41 

Sputnik International

Austria's Right-Wing FPO Members Nominated for Ministers of Interior, Defense...

Following the snap parliamentary elections in Austria, the Austrian People's Party (OVP) headed by Sebastian Kurz has agreed to form a coalition government with right-wing Freedom Party of Austria (FPO)....

 2017-12-16 18:38 

TASS

Russian TV host Sobchak says ready to withdraw from election in favor of another candidate...

Sobchak noted that she, Alexei Navalny, and Grigory Yavlinsky "have some common goals"...

 2017-12-16 18:31 

RT.com

Friends with benefits: 2 Irishmen to escape inheritance tax by getting married...

Two male friends in Dublin plan to bypass Irish inheritance tax law through a marriage described as a "business" arrangement....

 2017-12-16 18:30 

Softpedia

Debian-Based Slax 9.3 Linux OS Enters Beta with Improved EXT4 and NTFS Booting...

About a month after releasing the first Slax release in two years, developer Tomas Matejicek announced the availability of a beta version of the next major version of the GNU/Linux distribution, Slax 9.3.0.Slax 9.3.0 beta is now ready for public testing w...

 2017-12-16 18:25 

Zero Hedge

What's In The Final Republican Tax Bill: Goldman Explains...

While we published both the full text (1,097 pages) and the "explanatory"; statement (only 570 pages) released by the House-Senate conference committee on the final Republican Tax Bill, also known as the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA), we are confide...

 2017-12-16 18:22 

Zero Hedge

The Big Con: The Truth Behind Net Neutrality and Why the Sky Is Not Falling...

Via The Daily Bell December 14th marked the end of the internet. At least, that is what the media, social networks... and lobbyists would have you believe. Net neutrality has dominated the media cycle lately. But why? Why would the repeal of a rather fres...

 2017-12-16 18:21 

Sputnik International

Report: Trump Administration Could Clip Boeing's Wings on Iran Jetliner Sales...

If the White House moves forward with new restrictions, the US aerospace giant and its European counterpart Airbus would stand to lose tens of billions of dollars in sales....

 2017-12-16 18:02 

TASS

Russia beat Canada 2-0 at Channel One Cup in Moscow...

Russia tops the standings with six points following two games...

 2017-12-16 18:00 

Sputnik International

Sharing the Wealth: Bitcoin Mogul Moves to Donate $86 Million to Charities...

An anonymous man who apparently made a fortune on Bitcoin trading has set up a fund to donate millions of dollars to nonprofit charity organizations....

 2017-12-16 17:47 

RT.com

Archaeologists seeking beer unearth Viking treasure trove (PHOTOS)...

Norwegian archaeologists searching for beer brewing stones got more than they bargained for when their quest uncovered a valuable Celtic artifact "imported" by Vikings from Ireland....

 2017-12-16 17:45 

Zero Hedge

Stop Treating Bitcoin Like A Stock...

Authored by Jordan Stephens via Hackernoon.com, It's not. I don't know about you, but I've never felt so compelled to drink in my life than the past week watching Bitcoin. It's like watching a paper airplane bounce in the wind that could e...

 2017-12-16 17:36 

Sputnik International

Argentine Navy Chief Reportedly Fired After Disappearance of San Juan Submarine...

A month ago ARA San Juan vessel was on its way from the port of Ushuaia to the city of Mar del Plata, however, contact with it was lost. The search operation hasn't borne fruit so far....

 2017-12-16 17:34 

Sputnik International

Senior Democrat Spies Republican Threat to Russiagate Investigations...

A senior member of the House Intelligence Committee warned that members of the US Republican Party are apparently poised to shut down the investigation into the alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election....

 2017-12-16 17:31 

RT.com

Muslims may lose Mecca if they fail to hold on to Jerusalem Erdogan...

Muslims may lose Mecca and other holy sites if the US decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israeli capital isn't reversed, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has warned...

 2017-12-16 17:27 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

European Far-Right Leaders Decry EU, Mass Immigration...

European right-wing leaders meeting in the Czech capital, Prague, have railed against mass immigration and the European Union....

 2017-12-16 17:25 

Sputnik International

Collapse in Coal Industry Threatens Europe's Energy Independence...

Europe's energy sustainability is in danger, as excessive regulation, environmentalist lobbies, and globalist interests are choking off the continent's only reliable and domestically-available source of energy coal....

 2017-12-16 17:18 

Softpedia

antiX MX-17 Linux OS Brings Latest Debian GNU/Linux 9.3 "Stretch" Updates...

The development team behind the Debian-based antiX MX operating system released the final images of antiX MX-17 for both 32-bit and 64-bit computers.Powered by Linux kernel 4.13 and using Xfce 4.12.3 as default desktop environment, antiX MX-17 comes six m...

 2017-12-16 17:14 

Zero Hedge

Ex-FBI Assistant Director: Strzok Fabricated Information And "Belongs In Leavenworth"...

Former FBI Assistant Director James Kallstrom called disgraced FBI agent Peter Strzok a "total moron" who belongs in Leavenworth federal prison, during a TV appearance on Thursday. James Kallstrom Kallstrom, a former Marine captain and Vietnam vet...

 2017-12-16 17:14 

ANA-MPA

Tsipras says benefit payment for the young is matter of social justice...

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras commented on the announced distribution of a benefit for......

 2017-12-16 17:09 

Sputnik International

Uber Allegedly Steals Competitors' Data, Uses Undercover Surveillance...

A letter from a former Uber employee revealed new facts in the Waymo vs. Uber legal battle....

 2017-12-16 16:53 

Sputnik International

Fight for the Motherland: The Fiercest WWII Air Battles on the Eastern Front...

Saturday marks the 75th anniversary of the start of Operation Little Saturn, the Soviet counter-offensive around Stalingrad which pushed the Nazis and their Axis allies out of the Caucasus and southern Russia and into Ukraine. One little-discussed aspect ...

 2017-12-16 16:45 

Sputnik International

Russian Astronaut Plans to Vote in 2018 Presidential Election From Space...

The presidential election in Russia will be held on March 18, 2018....

 2017-12-16 16:42 

Zero Hedge

Net Neutrality The End Of Google's Biggest Subsidy...

Authored by Tom Luongo, Net Neutrality is gone. Good riddance. Lost in all of the theoretical debate about how evil ISPs will create a have/have-not divide in Internet access, is the reality that it already exists along with massive subsidies to the bigge...

 2017-12-16 16:33 

Sputnik International

Japan Eyes Record-High Defense Budget for Fiscal Year 2018 - Reports...

Amid tempers flaring on the Korean Peninsula, Japan is mulling an increase in its defense expenditures in order to cover costs of implementing the Aegis Ashore US missile interceptor system, media report....

 2017-12-16 16:32 

TASS

Russia, China enhance interaction during computer-assisted missile defense drill...

First Deputy of the Russian Aerospace Force Commander and Chief of Staff of China's People's Liberation Army Air Force underscored a high level of Russian and Chinese servicemen's training...

 2017-12-16 16:11 

Softpedia

New Wine 3.0 Release Candidate Improves Fallout 4 & uTorrent, Adds Armel Support...

The highly anticipated Wine 3.0 release of the open-source and cross-platform compatibility layer for running Windows apps and games on Linux and UNIX-like systems is almost here.A second Release Candidate (RC) has just been released, coming just one week...

 2017-12-16 16:07 

RT.com

Italian police violently disperse anti-fascist protesters in Modena (VIDEO)...

Italian police have clashed with anti-fascist protesters who sought to disrupt a rally organized by far-right groups in the Italian town of Modena. A Ruptly video shows the officers beating demonstrators lying on the ground....

 2017-12-16 16:06 

Zero Hedge

$19,000: Bitcoin Hits New All Time High After Burst Of Asian Buying; Bigger Than Wells, Wal-Mart...

Having traded in a relatively narrow - for bitcoin - range of $16,500-$17,500 over the past week, the world's most popular cryptocurrency jumped to new all time highs following the latest unexplained burst of buying out of Asia, with another Saturday ...

 2017-12-16 16:04 

RT.com

Covert Uber 'impersonation' and 'wiretapping' claims revealed in court letter...

A suit brought against Uber by an autonomous car firm has yielded more explosive allegations against the ride-hailing service, including that specialized teams were used to carry out covert operations to nab trade secrets....

 2017-12-16 15:59 

KyivPost.com

UNIAN: Klimkin hands over letter to UN Secretary-General asking to help liberate Kremlin's hostages...

Ukraine's Minister of Foreign Affairs Pavlo Klimkin has forwarded a letter to UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres asking for his assistance in the release of Ukrainians, the Kremlin's political prisoners, according to the Permanent Mission of Uk...

 2017-12-16 15:53 

Sputnik International

Respect Me, Bro: Germans to Receive Wristbands to Fight NY Sex Attacks...

The German city of Cologne has become infamous for the mass sex attacks that occurred during the New Year's celebrations there in 2015. However, this yearthe city has introduced a new weapon in its arsenal to combat such attacks: colorfully written &#...

 2017-12-16 15:45 

Sputnik International

XXX Rated Example: Teaching About Net Neutrality Through Porn...

As the US government appears to be on track to dispense with net neutrality, pornography has unexpectedly become an excellent tool to help illustrate the changes that may soon befall the Internet users....

 2017-12-16 15:38 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Cold Weather In Kabul Causes Deaths Of Homeless Drug Addicts...

The cold weather in Kabul, Afghanistan, has caused the death of several homeless drug addicts. The Afghan Health and Counternarcotics Ministries started a joint campaign on December 16 to gather the drug addicts for treatment, as temperatures plunged to m...

 2017-12-16 15:31 

KyivPost.com

112.ua: Police say documents on Dyminsky passed to Interpol...

Documents on the businessman and the president of FC Karpaty Petro Dyminsky were passed to Interpol. This was reported by the speaker of the National Police of Ukraine Yaroslav Trakalo in the commentary Ukrainian Truth. Read more here The post 112.ua: Pol...

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