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Taliban massacre children at school
BBC - 12/16/2014
Latest Live In pictures Who are Taliban? Militants from the Pakistani Taliban have attacked an army-run school in Peshawar, leaving at least 135 people dead, most of them children. All six attackers
Taliban attack at Pakistan school kills 135 Dhaka Tribune
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Israel Wants U.S. to Block Palestinian Statehood Drive
MSNBC Newsweek - 12/16/2014
World Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu visits the Israeli army's training base complex near the southern city of Beersheba December 10, 2014. U.S. Baz Ratner/Reuters Israeli Prime
Israel seeks U.S. block of Palestinian statehood drive World Bulletin
Israel prime minister seeks US veto on statehood for Palestine Christian Today
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Taliban 'kill 100' at Pakistan school
BBC - 12/16/2014
At least 100 people, 80 of them children, have been killed in a Taliban assault on an army-run school in Peshawar, Pakistani officials say. Five or six militants wearing security uniforms entered the
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Taliban kills 20 students, soldier in attack on Pakistan school
Los Angeles Times - 12/16/2014
Taliban gunmen stormed a military school in the northwestern Pakistani city of Peshawar on Tuesday, killing 20 students and one soldier, officials said, in the highest-profile militant attack to hit the
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Abbott pays tribute to siege dead
BBC - 12/16/2014
Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott has paid tribute to the two hostages who died in the Sydney cafe siege. Addressing a press conference, he described them as "decent, good people" who were "caught
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5 Hitler's vacation paradise is reinvented as condos, hotels, spa
Washington Post - 12/16/2014
By , PRORA, Germany — Built by the Third Reich in the run-up to World War II, the Strength Through Joy resort was a Nazi vision of tourism’s future. Happy, healthy Aryans would stay and play at the
1 Hitler's vacation paradise is reinvented as condos, hotels, spa Washington Post
2 Hitler's vacation paradise is reinvented as condos, hotels, spa Washington Post
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'English votes' plans to be unveiled
BBC - 12/16/2014
A commission on Scottish devolution set up by Mr Cameron after the referendum recommended that the Scottish Parliament should be able to set its own income tax rates, with all of the cash earned staying
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Denmark claims North Pole via Greenland ridge link
CHINAdaily.com.cn - 12/16/2014
COPENHAGEN - Scientific data shows Greenland's continental shelf is connected to a ridge beneath the Arctic Ocean, giving Danes a claim to the North Pole and any potential energy resources beneath it,
'Exodus: Gods and Kings' topples reigning 'Mockingjay' Minneapolis Star Tribune
Denmark claims North Pole through Arctic underwater ridge link from Greenland Yahoo! Canada
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Man crashes crane into house during marriage proposal
Washington Post - 12/15/2014
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Deadly end to Sydney cafe siege
BBC - 12/15/2014
Latest Live Eyewitnesses Profile In pictures Terror threat Terror timeline Two people have died, along with an Islamist gunman, after commandos stormed a cafe held under siege for 16 hours in Sydney,
Australia commandos end Sydney cafe siege Joy FM
Commandos end Sydney cafe siege Perspicacious.co.uk
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Commandos end deadly Sydney siege
BBC - 12/15/2014
Two people have died, along with an Islamist gunman, after commandos stormed a cafe held under siege for 16 hours in Sydney, police say. The gunman, identified as an Iranian refugee, had taken dozens
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Commandos end Sydney cafe siege
BBC - 12/15/2014
Australian commandos have stormed a cafe in Sydney, ending a siege by a gunman identified as an Iranian refugee who took dozens of people hostage. Paramedics carrying stretchers raced towards the cafe
Police storm Sydney siege cafe Perspicacious.co.uk
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Police storm Sydney siege cafe
BBC - 12/15/2014
Australian TV pictures show police storming cafe under siege in Sydney This breaking news story is being updated and more details will be published shortly. Please refresh the page for the fullest
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Sydney gunman named as Iran refugee
BBC - 12/15/2014
The gunman holding people hostage in a Sydney cafe has been identified as an Iranian refugee who was on bail facing a number of charges. Man Haron Monis, who was granted political asylum in Australia,
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Sydney gunman identified as Iranian
BBC - 12/15/2014
The gunman holding people hostage in a Sydney cafe has been identified as an Iranian refugee who was on bail for a string of violent offences. Man Haron Monis, who was granted political asylum in Australia,
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Sydney police prepare for long siege
BBC - 12/15/2014
Australian police say they will maintain central Sydney in lockdown "for as long as it takes", as a gunman holds people hostage inside a cafe. The New South Wales police commissioner said his "number-one
Gunman holds Sydney cafe hostages Perspicacious.co.uk
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This man was held for four years by the U.S., the U.K. — all without a trial
Washington Post - 12/15/2014
By , BIRMINGHAM, England — As a prisoner at Guantanamo Bay, Moazzam Begg was able to escape only in his dreams — his nightly chance to leave the grim confines of his U.S. military cell and return
Amid terrorism fears in Europe, are security forces going too far? Sherman Denison Herald Democrat
Are terrorism fears in Europe pushing security forces too far? Washington Post
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Gunman holds hostages in Sydney cafe
BBC - 12/15/2014
Several people have been taken hostage by at least one armed man at a Lindt cafe in Sydney, Australia. Hundreds of armed police have sealed off the normally busy Martin Place in the central business
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Alleged Auschwitz guard on trial for murder
Deutsche Welle - 12/16/2014
The Lüneburg state court said Tuesday that its review of the prosecution's case against Oskar G. determined that there was enough evidence to proceed with the trial. The starting date has not been announced.
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Opinion: The cynical logic of the Pakistani Taliban
Deutsche Welle - 12/16/2014
Even those who report from crisis areas must have shuddered at the indiscriminate violence of this extent . And most likely that was the cynical plan of the attackers. By targeting a school and killing
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Schalke draw Real Madrid in CL knockouts
Deutsche Welle - 12/16/2014
Schalke have one of the toughest assignments in the upcoming Round of 16 of the Champions League, after drawing Real Madrid as their next opponent. Schalke played Real at the same stage of the competition
Schalke draw Real Madrid in Champions League knockouts Deutsche Welle
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Pakistan school siege ends, all six militants killed, police say
France24 - 12/16/2014
A bloody assault launched by the Pakistani Taliban on a school in Peshawar that left at least 130 people dead – most of them students – has now ended and all six attackers have been killed, police said
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Boko Haram: barrage against Western values
Deutsche Welle - 12/16/2014
Boko Haram was founded in early 2000 in the city of Maiduguri, Borno state. It advocates a radical interpretation of the Koran. In Islamic language usage "Haram" means everything that contradicts the
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FIFA rejects Garcia's appeal on corruption report
Deutsche Welle - 12/16/2014
The FIFA Appeal Committee ruled on Tuesday that an appeal by Michael Garcia, about the way that his ethics report was dealt with by the organization, was "not admissible." Garcia, who spent 18 months
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No words allowed, how was Austria, Yalda?
Deutsche Welle - 12/16/2014
What do you believe in? How does Jacqueline feel about the Catholic Church? Why does Jaqueline want to become a priest? How does the Catholic Church react to women who want to become
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