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
Ukraine must halt army offensive: Russia RUSSIAN Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov says a political settlement of the conflict in Ukraine is possible only if the government in Kiev halts its military campaign against separatist rebels in the east. "AS long as Kiev seeks a forceful solution ... 08/18/2014 - 12:16 am | View Link
Today in Liberty: Treasury Department halts Ex-Im deals with Russia, federal court grants D.C. a stay on gun rights ruling “I am a libertarian with a small ‘l’ and a Republican with a capital ‘R’. And I am a Republican with a capital ‘R’ on grounds of expediency, not on principle.” — Milton Friedman — GOP’s attitude on gay marriage is changing: The Hill ... 07/30/2014 - 1:08 am | View Link
An Energy Weapon vs. Russia? First, in the current crisis, it could deter Putin from using the gas weapon, lest he encourage Europeans to make ... Europeans are in part because the U.S. economy is insulated from energy-related turmoil. Were the prospect of surging gas into Europe ... 03/4/2014 - 11:00 am | View Link
Russia halts dairy imports from EU president Lithuania The decision is the latest in a long series of attempts by Russia to use trade as a weapon against countries it views as part ... Moscow's restrictions would will immediately impact sales that reached 151 million euros ($205 million) last year. 10/7/2013 - 7:06 am | View Link
Russia may expand arms sales to Iran if U.S. strikes Syria MOSCOW: Russia could expand arms sales to Iran and revise the terms of U.S. military ... while the new deal would envisage the delivery of a different weapon, the S-300 VM, also known as Antey 2500. That missile system has a shorter range and lower ... 09/11/2013 - 8:13 am | View Link
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Peter Theo Curtis, who was held captive for two years by an al Qaeda-linked militant group in Syria, spoke to the press for the first time since his release. Curtis said he was thankful for the efforts made to ensure his release.
Two Puget Sound school districts are installing cameras on their school buses to catch drivers who speed around them.
KING-TV reports http://is.gd/YDU0sj the Bethel School District in south Pierce County and the Highline School District in south King County are launching pilot programs on the first day of school.
Investigators are still trying to determine how a live mortar shell ended up at a recycling plant in southwestern Illinois where it exploded and killed two people this week.
The village president of nearby Fairmont City, Alex Bregen, called Monday's explosion a "terrible accident" and said one live shell out of hundreds of thousands sent to the plant "slipped through the cracks."
Authorities say a man fatally shot his wife and wounded himself at a hospital in southern New Jersey.
Camden County Prosecutor's Office spokesman Jason Laughlin says the shooting happened around 10:10 a.m. Wednesday at Kennedy University Hospital in Stratford. A possible motive for the incident has not been determined.
The man was flown to another hospital, where he was being treated for his injuries.
Numerous law enforcement officers were at the hospital where the shooting occurred, but the hospital was not evacuated.
No further information was available.
The third Gaza War in six years appears to have ended in another sort of tie, with both Israel and Hamas claiming the upper hand. Their questionable achievements have come at a big price, especially to long-suffering Palestinians in Gaza.