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TopNews-05Feb2012

  • Romney wins Nevada GOP caucuses, Fox News projects – Fox News
    Globe and MailRomney wins Nevada GOP caucuses, Fox News projectsFox NewsThe pressure is on the rest of the Republican presidential field to knock Mitt Romney down a peg after the former Massachusetts governor sailed to victory in the Nevada caucuses following his big Florida win earlier in the week.Gingrich explains his way forwardCNNAnalysis: Romney Win Lea […]
  • Iran raid likely to drag in US, hurt global economy

    CBC.ca — Iran raid likely to drag in US, hurt global economy– Reuters AfricaBy William Maclean MUNICH (Reuters) – An Israeli raid on Iran’s nuclear facilities would deliver a painful shock to the global economy, revive flagging Islamist militancy and possibly drag the United States into a regional war whether it backed its …Israeli defense minister says he […]
  • Syria: UN veto gives Assad ‘licence to kill’ – opposition

    BBC News Syria: UN veto gives Assad ‘licence to kill’ – opposition. Russia and China have handed Syria’s government a “licence to kill”, say opposition activists, after the two countries vetoed a UN resolution. The Syrian National Council, an opposition umbrella group, urged Moscow and Beijing to change their minds.Why China, Ru […] Continue reading

TopNews-30Jan2012

  • Stocks, Euro Decline on Greece Debt Concern – Bloomberg
    BloombergStocks, Euro Decline on Greece Debt ConcernBloombergEnlarge image Stocks, Euro Decline on Greece Debt Concern Stocks, Euro Decline on Greece Debt Concern Ralph Orlowski/Bloomberg A financial trader speaks on a telephone as he works at his computer screens at the Frankfurt Stock Exchange in Frankfurt.European Pact Won’t Be Panacea or PoisonWall […]
  • Occupy Oakland diverted police from calls, officials say – Los Angeles Times
    USA TODAYOccupy Oakland diverted police from calls, officials sayLos Angeles TimesOakland officials said the massive Occupy Oakland demonstration on Saturday diverted police resources from calls elsewhere in the city, stymieing the Police Department’s crime-fighting efforts. An estimated 400 demonstrators were arrested during the …Oakland workers back […]
  • Romney and Gingrich attacks get personal ahead of Florida vote – CBS News
    ABC NewsRomney and Gingrich attacks get personal ahead of Florida voteCBS NewsMIAMI — Mitt Romney and Newt Gingrich are getting down and dirty in the Sunshine state. With 50 delegates at stake in the race for the Republican presidential nomination, the two men are in a heated, and increasingly personal, battle to seize momentum …Mitt Romney win in Fla. co […] Continue reading

TopNews-18Jan2012

  • Ethiopia gunmen kill five foreign tourists in Afar – BBC News
    BBC NewsEthiopia gunmen kill five foreign tourists in AfarBBC NewsFive foreign tourists have been killed in Ethiopia in an attack by unknown gunmen in the northern Afar region, the government says. German, Belgian, Italian and Hungarian nationals were among them, government official Bereket Simon said. …Five nationalities victims in Ethiopia attacksTelegra […]
  • Police say dog walkers found human head in plastic bag on trail below LA’s … – Washington Post
    Telegraph.co.ukPolice say dog walkers found human head in plastic bag on trail below LA’s …Washington PostLOS ANGELES — Detectives are expected to resume searching an area of Los Angeles where two dogs found a human head in a plastic bag. Police say two dog walkers with about nine dogs came across the bag on a popular trail below the Hollywood sign in […]
  • Search suspended after stricken Italian cruise ship moves – CNN
    Telegraph.co.ukSearch suspended after stricken Italian cruise ship movesCNNBy the CNN Wire Staff The Italian Coast Guard has released photos of the rescue effort at the cruise ship Costa Concordia near Giglio Island, Italy. Giglio, Italy (CNN) — With bitterly cold temperatures and frigid waters, the chances of finding more …Cruise ship shifts, search halt […]
  • Russia Says Foreign Troops Will Not Deploy in Syria – Voice of America
    The Daily StarRussia Says Foreign Troops Will Not Deploy in SyriaVoice of AmericaJanuary 18, 2012 Russia Says Foreign Troops Will Not Deploy in Syria VOA News Syrian ally Russia says it will not allow the deployment of foreign troops in Syria, as the UN Security Council debates how to stop the bloodshed of the 10-month uprising …Russia: Western sanctions a […] Continue reading