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Voting begins in Scottish referendum
BBC - 8 Hours ago
People in Scotland have begun voting on whether the country should stay in the UK or become an independent nation. Voters will answer "Yes" or "No" to the referendum question: "Should Scotland be an
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U.S. welcomes China's first-time attendance at naval forum
SINA - 11 Hours ago
U.S. Chief of Naval Operations Admiral Jonathan Greenert (R) talks with PLA Navy Commander in Chief Admiral Wu Shengli during a welcoming ceremony at the PLA Navy headquarters outside of Beijing July
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Jhene Aiko surprises fans with pop-up concert at L.A.-area dispensary
Los Angeles Times - 11 Hours ago
The line in front of West Hollywood marijuana dispensary the Farmacy was a block deep on Tuesday night. There wasn’t a sale on pot, although there were a bevy of stoners in attendance. The shop was
Souled (Far) Out: Jhene Aiko Performs At Medical Marijuana Dispensary Vibe.com
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Kremlin hardliners rule in Putin's Russia
Deutsche Welle - 105 Minutes ago
The Kremlin hardliners are hardly known in the Western world. They shy away from the spotlight and don't like giving interviews. Behind the scenes, these hawks have gained the ear of President Putin,
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Figueres: "If we want to prevent conflicts, we have to address climate change now"
Deutsche Welle - 7 Hours ago
DW: Why do we need yet another climate summit? The conferences we organize once a year have the purpose of moving towards a legally based agreement, scheduled to be adopted in Paris next year. In New
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Dramatic British headlines greet Scotland’s ‘D-Day’
France24 - 7 Hours ago
No matter the outcome, ‘Scotland will never be the same again’ Read more US Congress votes to arm Syrian rebels in fight against IS militants Read more Baby euthanasia case spurs
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NFL player Dwyer arrested on domestic violence charges
Deutsche Welle - 11 Hours ago
NFL running back Jonathan Dwyer was arrested on Wednesday on charges of aggravated assault in connection with two altercations at his home involving a woman and an 18-month-old child. One of the counts
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Beheading plot: sword found
Sydney Morning Herald - 11 Hours ago
In one of the bags there appeared to be a large sword in a sheath. See the photo on the right. He said that Mr Azari was part of a plan earlier this year to commit an "extremely serious offence" that
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'I got a lot of anger'
Sydney Morning Herald - 12 Hours ago
A man targeted during counter-terrorism raids across Sydney said police were searching for any material that could link his family to al-Qaeda or Islamic State. It's a war on Islam just because we grow
'I got a lot of anger' Newcastle Herald
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Toronto Mayor Rob Ford to undergo chemotherapy
Deutsche Welle - 12 Hours ago
Toronto doctor Zane Cohen on Wednesday said that Rob Ford was suffering from malignant lipsarcoma, a type of cancerous tumor that arises in fat cells, calling the condition "very rare" and "very difficult"
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Scotland Residents Head to the Polls for Independence Vote
DailyMe.Com - 76 Minutes ago
Photo People casting their votes at a polling station in Edinburgh on Thursday morning. Credit Leon Neal/Agence France-Presse — EDINBURGH — After a passionate campaign that spanned two years of mounting
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Sinosphere Blog: Trying to Turn China’s Vacations Into Real Holidays
New York Times - 8 Hours ago
Facing complaints about nationwide Golden Weeks that cause crippling travel bottlenecks, China has closed the office that scheduled them and given the task to a higher-level ministerial conference.
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Friend appeals for Henning release
Manchester Wired - 8 Hours ago
By Catrin Nye BBC Asian Network A man who was on the aid convoy to Syria with Alan Henning when he was taken hostage has appealed for Islamic State (IS) militants to release him. Majid Freeman
Colleague appeals for Henning release Austin American Statesman
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Obama Promises Again Not to Send Ground Troops to Fight Militants
ACQ Magazine - 8 Hours ago
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Separatism Trial of Uighur Scholar Set to Begin in China
ACQ Magazine - 8 Hours ago
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China tries Uighur professor for separatism ACQ Magazine
China puts Uighur professor on trial for separatism XinMsn
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Sicilian Town on Migrants’ Route Cares for the Living and the Dead
New York Times - 11 Hours ago
Italy has staggered its way through a skyrocketing migration crisis in the Mediterranean that has seen roughly 120,000 migrants rescued by Italian ships this year, while nearly 2,800 have died in shipwrecks
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Yellowstone National Park to kill up to 900 bison this winter
Russia Today - 10 Hours ago
03:50 Reuters / Ron Fry The bison population in Yellowstone National Park will be significantly reduced this winter, as park officials have announced a plan to cull up to 900 animals that attempt
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Bad Vaccine Kills Up to 50 Children in Northern Syria
ACQ Magazine - 11 Hours ago
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Obama insists ground troops will not join ISIS fight, US military less sure
Russia Today - 12 Hours ago
01:32 US President Barack Obama.(AFP Photo / Mandel Ngan) US President Barack Obama and Secretary of State John Kerry continue to insist that American ground troops will not be involved in the
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Unrest by Palestinians Surges in a Jerusalem Neighborhood
New York Times - 12 Hours ago
The authorities and activists alike cite the strongest and most sustained uprising by the city’s Palestinian residents in a decade.
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Scotland: Should I Stay or Should I Go?
New York Times - 12 Hours ago
In the week ahead of a historic referendum on Scottish independence, campaigners from both sides take to the streets to sway the vote, which could break a three-century-old union.
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U.N. Leader Plans Effort to Aid Ebola Struggle
New York Times - 12 Hours ago
The move by the secretary-general, Ban Ki-moon, signaled his concern with the response so far and the limitations of the World Health Organization’s ability to handle it alone.
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Nijmegen Journal: A Dutch Town Honors U.S. Soldiers’ Wartime Bravery at Germany’s
New York Times - 13 Hours ago
Nijmegen, the Netherlands, recently completed a showpiece bridge, in memory of a bold daylight crossing of the Waal River by the Americans in World War II.
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Madrid conference seeks end to Libya crisis
Nigeria Punch - 12 Hours ago
Diplomats have gathered in the Spanish capital Madrid to try and find a solution to the crisis in Libya after clashes in Benghazi left at least nine people dead and 30 wounded, Al Jazeera reports Representatives
Madrid conference seeks end to Libya crisis - Europe DailyMe.Com
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Rob Ford’s Tumor Is Called Unusual
New York Times - 13 Hours ago
The Toronto mayor will soon undergo chemotherapy for treatment of two unusual, malignant tumors, a physician said.
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