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Bahrain 'Terror Blast' Wounds 3 Police[+]
ABC News (US) | Sat Dec 20, 2014 11:01 UTC

Bahrain's Interior Ministry says three policemen have been wounded by an explosion west of the capital Manama. The ministry's statement, carried by the official Bahrain News Agency, says the

North Korea responds to allegations of Sony cyberattack[+]
CNN | Sat Dec 20, 2014 10:56 UTC

North Korea slammed U.S. allegations that the regime is responsible for a cyberattack on Sony Pictures, and proposed a joint investigation.

Libya's two biggest oil ports were not damaged during clashes: workers[+]
Reuters Africa | Sat Dec 20, 2014 10:54 UTC

ES SIDER, Libya (Reuters) - Libya's two biggest oil export ports, Ras Lanuf and Es Sider, have not been damaged during recent clashes between forces allied to the country's competing governments, port

Russia Dismisses New US Sanctions as Useless[+]
ABC News (US) | Sat Dec 20, 2014 10:50 UTC

Russia has dismissed new U.S. sanctions as useless and underscored its historic right to the Crimean peninsula. Following several rounds of sanctions earlier this year. President Barack Obama on Friday approved new restrictions on Crimea which Russia anne

Russia dismisses new US sanctions as useless[+]
CBS 8 | Sat Dec 20, 2014 10:42 UTC

Russia has dismissed new U.S. sanctions as useless and underscored its historic right to the Crimean peninsula.

North Korea proposes joint Sony probe with US[+]
NY Post | Sat Dec 20, 2014 10:41 UTC

North Korea proposed a joint investigation with the United States on the cyber attack against Sony Pictures, calling the charge by the FBI that it was behind the attack “slander”,...

Japan Oil Refiner Idemitsu Kosan in Talks to Buy Showa Shell[+]
Wall Street Journal | Sat Dec 20, 2014 10:39 UTC

North Korea proposes joint probe with the U.S. into Sony cyber attack - KCNA[+]
Reuters Africa | Sat Dec 20, 2014 10:36 UTC

SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea proposed a joint investigation with the United States on the cyber attack against Sony Pictures, calling the charge by the FBI that it was behind the attack slander, state

Child under observation at Chicago hospital to rule out Ebola[+]
Reuters Africa | Sat Dec 20, 2014 10:36 UTC

CHICAGO (Reuters) - A child who arrived in Chicago with a fever was under observation on Friday at a city hospital to rule out the Ebola virus, hospital officials said.Federal officials screening arriving

North Korea proposes joint probe with U.S. into Sony cyber attack: KCNA[+]
Reuters Canada | Sat Dec 20, 2014 10:33 UTC

SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea proposed a joint investigation with the United States on the cyber attack against Sony Pictures, calling the charge by the FBI that it was behind the attack slander, state

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Cook 'gutted' to miss World Cup[+]
BBC News | Sat Dec 20, 2014 11:04 UTC

Alastair Cook says he is

Bahrain 'Terror Blast' Wounds 3 Police[+]
ABC News (US) | Sat Dec 20, 2014 11:01 UTC

Bahrain's Interior Ministry says three policemen have been wounded by an explosion west of the capital Manama. The ministry's statement, carried by the official Bahrain News Agency, says the

The highest price: Over 1.7mn children affected by Ukrainian conflict UN[+]
RT.com | Sat Dec 20, 2014 10:58 UTC

The conflict in eastern Ukraine is having a horrendous impact on as many as 1.7 million children, and hundreds of schools have been damaged or destroyed, according to the latest report by the UN Childrens Fund.

North Korea responds to allegations of Sony cyberattack[+]
CNN | Sat Dec 20, 2014 10:56 UTC

North Korea slammed U.S. allegations that the regime is responsible for a cyberattack on Sony Pictures, and proposed a joint investigation.

Russia Dismisses New US Sanctions as Useless[+]
ABC News (US) | Sat Dec 20, 2014 10:50 UTC

Russia has dismissed new U.S. sanctions as useless and underscored its historic right to the Crimean peninsula. Following several rounds of sanctions earlier this year. President Barack Obama on Friday approved new restrictions on Crimea which Russia anne

Christmas 1914: The Day Even WWI Showed Humanity[+]
ABC News (US) | Sat Dec 20, 2014 10:50 UTC

With British and German forces separated only by a no-man's land littered with fallen comrades, sounds of a German Christmas carol suddenly drifted across the frigid air:

North Korea Vows to Boost 'Nuclear Power' to Prevent U.S. Invasion[+]
NBC News | Sat Dec 20, 2014 10:39 UTC

SEOUL North Korea vowed on Saturday to boost its

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NYPD suspends officer seen punching teen[+]
Foxnews | Sat Dec 20, 2014 10:15 UTC

The New York Police Department suspended a police officer Friday who was seen in a video punching a 16-year-old who was under arrest.

Mormons return to state they once fled[+]
Al Jazeera America | Sat Dec 20, 2014 10:12 UTC

When members were expelled from Missouri, they largely left as one church; now theyre returning as many

The Year in Race Relations: Protests as rebuke of system gone awry[+]
Al Jazeera America | Sat Dec 20, 2014 10:04 UTC

Analysis: The connection between Ferguson and campaign finance reform is stronger than you might think

Etan Patz Murder Case: Child Molester Jose Ramos Won't Testify, Lawyer Says[+]
NBC News | Sat Dec 20, 2014 09:35 UTC

NEW YORK A convicted child molester who was long suspected in a 1979 missing child case plans to invoke his right against self-incrimination if called to t...

Lawyer: Woman Did Not Intend to Hit Pedestrians[+]
ABC News (US) | Sat Dec 20, 2014 09:04 UTC

California woman's lawyer says it was accident when she plowed into pedestrians, killing 4

Cuba Protests Planned in Miami, but Turnout Unclear[+]
ABC News (US) | Sat Dec 20, 2014 09:01 UTC

Anti-Castro groups plan Cuba protests in Miami, but expected turnout is still unclear

A Look at Large Coal Ash Spills in the US[+]
ABC News (US) | Sat Dec 20, 2014 08:17 UTC

A look at 3 of the largest coal ash spills in the US

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Review: Criterion Designs[+]
Washington Free Beacon | Sat Dec 20, 2014 10:00 UTC

A while back, during one of Barnes and Nobles frequent half-off Criterion Collection sales, a friend on social media snarked, half off a DVD, or still way more than the cost of a subscription to

Obama arrives in Hawaii for annual vacation[+]
Foxnews | Sat Dec 20, 2014 09:09 UTC

President Obama is kicking off his annual winter vacation in his birthplace of Hawaii.

The Knives Come Out for Senators Cruz and Lee[+]
National Review | Sat Dec 20, 2014 09:00 UTC

Last weekend, Senators Ted Cruz and Mike Lee forced every senator to vote, on the public record, regarding the constitutionality of President Obamas unilateral decree of effective amnesty for millions of illegal aliens. The resulting Republican establishm

Ernesto de la F and the Trial of Fidel Castro[+]
National Review | Sat Dec 20, 2014 09:00 UTC

Editors Note: In the June 6, 1959, issue of National Review, John Leonard profiled the early Castro governments arrest of Ernesto de la F, a Cuban journalist and one-time minister of information under the Batista regime. (He later resigned in protest agai

Religious group threatens to sue over tax credit denial for Noah's Ark-themed park [+]
Foxnews | Sat Dec 20, 2014 08:30 UTC

A battle over a Noahs Ark-themed amusement park in Kentucky could end up in federal court.

EPA coal ash standards setback for environmental groups[+]
Foxnews | Sat Dec 20, 2014 08:27 UTC

Six years ago, there was a massive spill of coal ash sludge in Tennessee.

Bush officials did little oversight of CIA program[+]
Washington Post | Sat Dec 20, 2014 08:22 UTC

In July 2004, despite growing internal concerns about the CIAs brutal interrogation methods, senior members of George W. Bushs national security team gave the agency permission to employ the harsh tactics against an al-Qaida facilitator the agency suspect

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Entertainment

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Hobbit Wakes Up Holiday Auds; Annie Arm Wrestling Ben Stiller For No. 2 Friday B.O.[+]
Deadline Hollywood | Sat Dec 20, 2014 10:46 UTC

Saturday, 2:5oAM:Exhibitors and distributors breathed a sigh of relief from the B.O. holiday doldrums over the last two weekends, as Warner Bros./New Line'sThe Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies ralliedthe masses at the multiplex in its third day of re

CNN -- Cosby Lawyer Claims Network is Manipulating Interviews to Smear Him[+]
TMZ | Sat Dec 20, 2014 09:00 UTC

CNN is trying to prop up one of Bill Cosby's key accusers with unethical, malicious tactics ... so claims Cosby's lawyer.Marty Singer has written a

Stars and Scars -- You Be the Judge[+]
TMZ | Sat Dec 20, 2014 08:50 UTC

It's all about Sony this week, and America and freedom and losing. So we gotta ask ...

Floyd Mayweather -- Footing the Bill for Murderer's Funeral[+]
TMZ | Sat Dec 20, 2014 08:40 UTC

Floyd Mayweather is putting aside some brutal facts and paying for the funeral of the rapper who gunned down his wife in the bathtub and then shot

Celebrity Scramble -- Guess Who![+]
TMZ | Sat Dec 20, 2014 08:35 UTC

There's an a-list star under this Jewish star... can you look past this shalom scramble to guess who's behind this Hannukah head?

'Bad Girls Club' Wannabe ... Destroy the Boot, Go to Jail[+]
TMZ | Sat Dec 20, 2014 08:30 UTC

The chick who left the

Master P -- Kobe, Hit Me Up! I Can Save Your Season [+]
TMZ | Sat Dec 20, 2014 08:25 UTC

Master P has a sure fire plan to turnaround this painful Lakers season -- just give him a little run, and he'lldo what Kobe Bryant hasn't been able

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Canada

2014: Top Canadian newsmakers of the year CBC | Sat Dec 20, 2014 10:43 UTC
Among the top newsmakers of the year were House of Commons Sergeant-at-Arms Kevin Vickers, who killed a gunman on Parliament Hill, and former CBC Radio host Jian Gh....

Luka Magnotta trial jury deliberations: What's taking so long? CBC | Sat Dec 20, 2014 10:00 UTC
Jury deliberations in the Luka Magnotta murder trial are entering their fifth day, but it's not clear whether that's because jurors are taking their time pa....

Into the Woods star James Cordon a scene-stealer with video Vancouver Sun | Sat Dec 20, 2014 07:34 UTC

War of the unions: Scuffles, raids, mobsters and lawsuits — these 'arch-rivals' just can't get along National Post | Sat Dec 20, 2014 06:01 UTC
A fight between two huge construction unions is being waged on billboards, the Internet and in court with one of Ontarios largest pension funds the focal point....

The mayor says she 'pushes the envelope,' but Toronto's chief planner says changing the city isn't easy National Post | Sat Dec 20, 2014 06:00 UTC
Her candour has rubbed some people at city hall the wrong way, but from the start Jennifer Keesmaat wanted to be an advocate for progressive city building ideas....

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Europe

Ecclestone sued for €345 million over sale of F1 stake The Independent
A German bank is suing Bernie Ecclestone and his family trust fund for 345 million (270 million) over the sale of its stake in Formula One.....

Tory MEP Philip Bradbourn dies BBC
Philip Bradbourn, a Conservative MEP for the West Midlands, has died, the party announces.....

Russia to Prepare Response to Recent US, Canada Sanctions: Foreign Ministry Sputnik International
Moscow will prepare response measures to sanctions imposed against Russia, Russian Foreign Ministry's spokesman said.....

Al Jazeera America: Muscovites rue ruble’s sharp slide KyivPost.com
MOSCOW, Russia - Newlyweds Yekaterina Zorkina and her husband Nikolai Zorkin will have to wait a bit longer before they're able to finally settle in a home outside ....

Christmas Decorations Factory KyivPost.com
It’s just a short drive on a road lined with blue pine trees to get to a Christmas decorations factory in the village of Klavdiyevo-Tarasove, some 40 kilometers ....

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Oceania

Hurn named new Eagles captain The West Australian
West Coast's Shannon Hurn was today unveiled as the clubs new captain.....

Home practice for the Force The West Australian
Western Force will host two pre-season trials against the ACT Brumbies on Friday January 23 and the Asia Pacific Dragons eight days later on Saturday January 31 in ....

Key reiterates death penalty opposition Radio New Zealand
New Zealand will reiterate its opposition to the death penalty to Indonesia if a Kiwi caught allegedly smuggling drugs be sentenced to death, Prime Minister John Ke....

Bank shares surge despite Murray Inquiry's call for more capital ABC Australia
Investors appear to have shrugged off concerns about the impact of tougher capital requirements for Australia's biggest banks.....

Man dies after six-metre fall at King Island Airport ABC Australia
A 28-year-old Tasmanian man has died after falling six metres from a platform he was working on at the King Island Airport.....

NBA: LeBron ‘King’ James to play in front of Prince William and wife Kate at game against Brooklyn news.com.au
PRINCE William and his pregnant wife Kate will attend their first NBA game during a three-day US visit when LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers visit the Brook....

Clearance rates were a mixed bag on the weekend news.com.au
CLEARANCE rates were a mixed bag on the weekend, with the nations two biggest auction markets, Sydney and Melbourne, returning results true to form but other capita....

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Putin urges Russia's secret services to tackle 'modern challenges' Reuters | Sat Dec 20, 2014 10:58 UTC
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin called on Saturday for improvement of Moscow's secret services to tackle modern challenges and threats amid ....

Condemnation of school attack gathers momentum in Pakistan Reuters | Sat Dec 20, 2014 10:58 UTC
Protests intensify in Pakistan as grief over a Taliban massacre in a school gives rise to widespread revulsion and anger. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).....

Sony defends decision to cancel film release Reuters | Sat Dec 20, 2014 10:58 UTC
Sony Pictures CEO defends decision to pull ....

Libya's two biggest oil ports were not damaged during clashes: workers Reuters Africa | Sat Dec 20, 2014 10:54 UTC
ES SIDER, Libya (Reuters) - Libya's two biggest oil export ports, Ras Lanuf and Es Sider, have not been damaged during recent clashes between forces allied to t....

Bahrain 'terror blast' wounds 3 police AP | Sat Dec 20, 2014 10:48 UTC
MANAMA, Bahrain (AP) Bahrain's Interior Ministry says three policemen have been wounded by an explosion west of the capital Manama. The ministry's statemen....

Christmas 1914: The day even WWI showed humanity AP | Sat Dec 20, 2014 10:42 UTC
PLOEGSTEERT, Belgium (AP) With British and German forces separated only by a no-man's land littered with fallen comrades, sounds of a German Christmas carol su....

North Korea proposes joint probe with the U.S. into Sony cyber attack - KCNA Reuters Africa | Sat Dec 20, 2014 10:36 UTC
SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea proposed a joint investigation with the United States on the cyber attack against Sony Pictures, calling the charge by the FBI that it....

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Last minute Xmas spending can be New Year's Grinch Marketwatch.com | Sat Dec 20, 2014 10:48 UTC
Gail Cunningham of the National Foundation for Credit Counseling tells Adrienne Mitchell how last-minute shopping can haunt you in 2015.....

N.Korea proposes joint probe into Sony hack CNBC | Sat Dec 20, 2014 10:45 UTC
North Korea proposed a joint investigation with the United States on the cyber attack against Sony Pictures, calls FBI accusation a 'slander'.....

Japan Oil Refiner Idemitsu Kosan in Talks to Buy Showa Shell Wall Street Journal | Sat Dec 20, 2014 10:39 UTC

Jakarta School Sex-Abuse Case: Janitors Verdicts Expected Monday Wall Street Journal | Sat Dec 20, 2014 10:32 UTC

'Fast Money' Recap: No 'All Clear' Yet on Return to Higher Oil Prices The Street | Sat Dec 20, 2014 10:00 UTC
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- West Texas Intermediate climbed 4.5% on Friday, adding fuel to the energy sector's near-10% rally since Tuesday. However, we don't quite hav....

Obama Says Opening to Cuba Will Take Years to Bear Full Fruit Bloomberg | Sat Dec 20, 2014 10:00 UTC
President Barack Obama said the full opening of relations between Cuba and the U.S. may take years, even as he offered assurances the new U.S. stance will bring cha....

The Economics Of College Football Bowl Season Forbes | Sat Dec 20, 2014 09:58 UTC
A look at college football bowl season and the seemingly never-ending involvement of sponsors. How did it get to this point and is it impacting the quality of the p....

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US Newspapers: National

Cuban-Americans deeply divided over opening to Cuba USA Today
MIAMI -- Christmas Eve dinner just got a little more interesting in this South Florida city. As Cuban-Americans soak in the news that the United States is re-establ....

New Medicare Advantage rules benefit seniors USA Today
Starting next year, the government will offer some seniors enrolled in private Medicare Advantage insurance an opportunity to leave those plans if they lose their d....

How to deck the halls safely this holiday season USA Today
Imagine Santa Claus tumbling down the chimney and catching fire by still-burning embers; reindeer on the roof crashing through the ceiling; Frosty the Snowman melti....

Liberia holds vote amid Ebola fears USA Today
Polls opened Saturday morning in Liberia for a delayed Senate vote amid concern the process could facilitate the spread of Ebola. Originally scheduled for October, ....

Police brutality protesters plan to rally at MOA Washington Times
Organizers of a police brutality protest are planning to rally at the Mall of America, despite warnings that the facility is private property.....

Fairbanks launches new technology for bus riders Washington Times
Answering the question ....

Phoenix police appoint new community liaison Washington Times
The Phoenix police official who oversees community outreach has retired a day after the police chief's firing.....

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US Local Markets

Tales of gettin busy at Mom and Dads over the holidays NY Post
Last winter, Mandy Proton and her fianc were at her familys home for Christmas, cuddling on their sides. After listening to make sure everyone else was asleep, they....

Meet the Brooklyn barback who plays his own grandfather in Unbroken NY Post
For 26-year-old Stephen J. Douglas, appearing in a small role in the movie Unbroken was personal. With just a few minutes of screen time, he brings to life the mome....

Christmas 1914: The day even WWI showed humanity CBS 8
With British and German forces separated only by a no-man's land littered with fallen comrades, sounds of a German Christmas carol suddenly drifted across the f....

Russia dismisses new US sanctions as useless CBS 8
Russia has dismissed new U.S. sanctions as useless and underscored its historic right to the Crimean peninsula.....

North Korea proposes joint Sony probe with US NY Post
North Korea proposed a joint investigation with the United States on the cyber attack against Sony Pictures, calling the charge by the FBI that it was behind the at....

High-End Homes: Philanthropist Peter Wege's mansion on Reeds Lake listed for $3.5 million mlive.com
The mansion, with five bedrooms, seven full bathrooms, a hidden safe room, a full office suite for the Wege Foundation and a funicular down to the lake, is now on t....

Affordable housing project on Ann Arbor's west side to break ground in summer 2015 mlive.com
The Ann Arbor Housing Commission has been awarded low-income housing tax credits for an affordable housing project on Maple Road. Housing Commission Director Jennif....

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Top Tech Headlines

North Korea denies attacking Sony, offers to help investigate Engadget
North Korea has ratcheted the absurdity level of the Sony hack up a notch by again pleading its innocence and even offering to help find the real perpetrators. It u....

Best Google easter eggs Digital Trends
Google is known for playing pranks every year in April, but the fun doesn't stop there. The company has also hidden Easter eggs throughout the web and if you know w....

Big Eyes falls short on the big question of popular art The Register
A funny and moving dig at the patriarchal 1960s Film review  The ingredients are all there for an Oscar-winning film in Big Eyes. Multiple Academy Award nominee Am....

BlackBerrys latest financial results show further signs of recovery Digital Trends
BlackBerry has announced its latest set of incomings and outgoings, and while the company still made a loss in the last quarter, there are indications that the firm....

Nunslinger, Yosemite For Dummies and Life Inside The Fall The Register
Mark E Smith, these days, looks a bit like an ET lost in the bookies Page File  El Reg bookworm Mark Diston is joined by Andrew Orlowski to review the pick of publ....

Could Lenovos next phone have a 46-day battery life? Digital Trends
Bigger batteries might at last be about to save us from charging smartphones up multiple times a day rumors from China say Lenovo's next mobile will be able to kee....

Indias E-Commerce Giant Flipkart Replenishes Its War Chest With New $700M Round TechCrunch
Flipkart raised $1 billion at the end of July, and less than six months later the Indian e-commerce giant is rounding of the year with a new $700 million......

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Science

Orion's Belt: String of Stars & Region of Star Birth Space.com
Orion's Belt is an asterism of three stars that appear about midway in the constellation Orion the Hunter. The stars are so called because they appear to form a bel....

Before It's Too Late: An 'Interstellar' Lesson for Humanity's Future (Op-Ed) LiveScience.com

Before It's Too Late: An 'Interstellar' Lesson for Humanity's Future (Op-Ed) Space.com
The technology of the future can't wait.....

When Counseling After a Tragedy is a Mistake (Op-Ed) LiveScience.com
As the country reels from the Sydney siege and its unhappy end, many will be wondering what can be done for the hostages stuck for hours with the gunman in the Lind....

Princess Di and the History of Mass Grieving LiveScience.com
The common thread in this public expression of grief is the untimely, unexpected deaths of people who are often in the prime of their lives; both the famous and the....

For sale: "Your name here" in a prestigious science journal Nature
An investigation into some scientific papers finds worrying irregularities.....

Japanese scientist resigns as 'STAP' stem-cell method fails Nature
Haruko Obokata caused a sensation earlier this year with papers, now discredited, that claimed a simple method for creating stem cells.....

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Africa

Pakistan: 59 militants killed after school massacre News24
Pakistani jets and ground forces killed 59 militants in a northwestern tribal region near the Afghan border, the army says, days after Taliban fighters killed 148 p....

Mom attempted to kill her 3 kids News24
A pregnant woman locked the doors of her minivan and rolled up the windows, telling her three children she was ....

Mom charged after trying to kill baby News24
A 30-year-old Sydney mother has been charged with trying to kill her newborn son by abandoning him in a roadside drain for five days before passers-by heard his cri....

Kraaifontein murders: Charges against suspect withdrawn News24
Seven men accused of killing six men whose bodies were found near Kraaifontein, Cape Town, have appeared in court, where charges against one of the suspects were wi....

Attack could cost Sony $500m - experts Business Report (IOL)

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Middle East

Pakistan: US drone strike kills 5 militants The Daily Star
A U.S. drone fired two missiles at militant hideout in northwestern Pakistan on Saturday, killing at least five Taliban fighters, two security officials said.....

Assyrian MP hails Irans smart diplomacy IRNA
Tehran, Dec 20, IRNA - Assyrian representative in the Iranian Parliament (Majlis) Yonatan Bet-Kolia said on Saturday that Tehrans smart diplomacy has turned the cou....

Android 5.0 Opens High-End Raw Photography Option FARS

Security forces arrest 10 Syrians on terror charges The Daily Star
Security forces arrested 10 Syrians on terror charges in the Aley district late Friday, a security source told The Daily Star.....

Texas plumber has no idea how truck got to Syrian jihadists Haaretz Daily

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East Asia

Magnitude 5.9 earthquake hits Japans Honshu island South China Morning Post
A 5.9 magnitude earthquake hit Japans main island of Honshu on Saturday, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said, shaking Fukushima where crippled nuclear power plants....

Runners gearing up for Taiwan's biggest marathon Sunday Central News Agency
Taipei, Dec. 20 (CNA) Over 40,000 runners from Taiwan and abroad are set to test their mettle in Sunday's Taipei Fubon Marathon, the country's biggest runni....

Japanese hold event to thank Taiwan for post-earthquake support Central News Agency
Taipei, Dec. 20 (CNA) A four-day event is being held in Taipei to show Japan's gratitude for the assistance and donations contributed by Taiwan following a powe....

Liberia holds Senate vote amid Ebola fears Taiwan News
MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) -- Polls opened Saturday morning in Liberia for a twice-delayed Senate vote amid concern the process could facilitate the spread of Ebola.A....

Italy's Senate passes 2015 budget China Daily
The Italian Senate on Friday passed the 2015 budget law, paving the way for the final approval in the lower house.....

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South East Asia

Singapore has potential to become key hub for mining: Industry players Today Online
SINGAPORE - Some industry players believe that Singapore has the potential to become a key hub for the global mining industry, although it neither has coal mines no....

UN reports October atrocities by South Sudan rebels New Straits Times
JUBA: South Sudan rebels killed, raped and kidnapped civilians during an attack in October, leaving at least 11 dead, the United Nations said in a report.....

China leader cautions Macau against external forces Today Online
BEIJING - Chinese President Xi Jinping today (Dec 20) urged the semi-autonomous former Portuguese colony of Macau to guard against interference by what he called ho....

Hasan Malek ensures essential goods supply in Kelantan not affected by floods New Straits Times
TUMPAT: There is adequate supply of essential goods for residents in Kelantan even though the state has been hit by a major flood, said Domestic Trade, Cooperatives....

Montagnards, UN finally meet Phnom Penh Post
A group of eight Montagnard asylum seekers, hiding in Ratanakkiris Lumphat district since fleeing Vietnam in November, walked out of the jungle this morning to meet....

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South Asia

Odisha govt forgets blanket scheme post elections  Odisha govt forgets blanket scheme post elections   Odisha Sun Times
Odisha Sun Times Bureau Bhubaneswar, Dec 20: Odisha government has forgotten all about its much hyped blanket distribution scheme this year though the temperature c....

Legislature Houses adjourned sine die The Hindu
The ten-day winter session of the State legislature being held in Belagavi came to an end with both Houses being adjourned sine die on Saturday. The session had com....

Sledging Johnson not too wise on Indias part: Smith The Hindu
Australias young skipper Steve Smith has warned India that any plans of sledging Mitchell Johnson in the future are likely to backfire just as they did in the secon....

BJP workers join AAP The Hindu

Bombings kill 10 in Iraq The Hindu
Iraqi authorities said bombs targeting commercial streets and an Army patrol have killed 10 people around Baghdad.....

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