Philippines mulls pullout of Syria peacekeepers The Philippine foreign secretary says he is recommending to President Benigno Aquino III to pull out all Filipino U.N. peacekeepers from the Golan Heights following the abduction of four by Syrian rebels. More
Iran president still a force even as his era ends When many struggling families in this eastern Iranian city take stock of outgoing President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's legacy, it's not about the oratory full of bluster and menace or his tussles with Iran's ruling clerics that are known to much of the world. More
Russia had elder Boston suspect under surveillance Russian agents placed the elder Boston bombing suspect under surveillance during a six-month visit to southern Russia last year, then scrambled to find him when he suddenly disappeared after police killed a Canadian jihadist, a security official told The Associated Press.... More
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Russia halts US student exchange program Moscow: The US Embassy in Moscow has voiced regret about Russia's decision to cancel its participation in a major high school student exchange program. US Ambassador John F. Tefft said the Future Leaders Exchange (FLEX) program had brought more than 8000 ... 10/1/2014 - 10:19 am | View Link
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Germany halts arms sales to Russia Germany has stopped selling arms to Russia due to the current “political situation”, according to reports on Thursday. The sale of military equipment to Russia by German firms has been criticized by the country’s Nato allies. As reported by The Local ... 04/23/2014 - 11:04 pm | View Link
Switzerland Halts Trade Talks With Russia, Former Soviet Republics Last July, Switzerland signed a free-trade agreement with China, its largest export market in Asia, which makes up almost a quarter of its sales into the region. Free trade talks are also under way with India. In 2013, Switzerland exported goods worth 3.1 ... 03/19/2014 - 10:30 am | View Link
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A January trial has been scheduled for a man who authorities say was on an electronic monitor in an abduction case when he had a 14-year-old girl dropped off at his home by taxi and held her captive for months and raped her.
A sheriff's spokesman said unannounced visits were made to Jackson's home.
Jackson supposedly had another woman watch the girl and take her out of his apartment when he was checked by monitoring officials, federal authorities said.
A judge has sentenced an eastern Indiana man to 170 years in prison for the shooting deaths of a man and his daughter earlier this year.
WANE-TV reports (http://bit.ly/1OzXHMG ) 60-year-old Charles Whittington of Portland was sentenced for the Feb. 5 slayings of 40-year-old Shane Paul Williamson and his 14-year-old daughter, Katelin, at the Hartford City apartment building where the victims lived.
Authorities have charged a 20-year-old woman with killing her newborn after she gave birth in an upstate New York convenience store where she worked.
State police say Tara Tomlin, of Livingston, was charged with second-degree murder on Saturday, a day after her son's body was found in a plastic bag dumped in a trash bin outside an Xtra Mart in the Hudson Valley.
Virginia State Police say speed was a factor in a bus crash that injured about 36 people, most of them college students returning to school at the end of the holiday weekend.
According to police, one person was seriously injured Sunday night when the charter bus overturned on an exit ramp in North Chesterfield County just south of Richmond.
A charter bus carrying college students to three Virginia campuses overturned, leaving one person seriously injured and 35 others aboard with minor injuries near the close of the holiday weekend.
Marshall men's basketball assistant coach Chris Duhon has been suspended for an undisclosed violation of athletic department rules and policies.
Records at the Western Regional Jail in Barboursville show the 33-year-old Duhon was arrested earlier Monday on a charge of aggravated driving under the influence and was released from the jail on bond.