UN Says Eating Insects Will Solve World Hunger, Global Warming, Pollution, and Create Jobs The latest weapon in the U.N.'s fight against hunger, global warming and pollution might be flying by you right now. Edible insects are being promoted as a low-fat, high-protein food for people, pets and livestock. According to the U.N., they come with appetizing side benefits: Reducing greenhouse gas emissions and livestock pollution, creating jobs in developing countries and feeding the millions of hungry people in the world. More
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
New football ground in school - Chennai Online Lead) | Gaza toll 227 ahead of truce | Kabul ... India tops list of global poor: UN report ... al-Assad sworn in president of Syria | Typhoon ... 07/22/2014 - 9:02 am | View Link
Corporation school teachers receive certificates - Chennai Online Lead) | Gaza toll 227 ahead of truce | Kabul ... India tops list of global poor: UN report ... al-Assad sworn in president of Syria | Typhoon ... 07/22/2014 - 9:02 am | View Link
Corporation plans to widen section of R.K Mutt Road - Chennai Online Lead) | Gaza toll 227 ahead of truce | Kabul ... India tops list of global poor: UN report ... al-Assad sworn in president of Syria | Typhoon ... 07/22/2014 - 9:02 am | View Link
Simbhu with Ajith in Thala55 - Chennai Online Lead) | Gaza toll 227 ahead of truce | Kabul ... India tops list of global poor: UN report ... al-Assad sworn in president of Syria | Typhoon ... 07/22/2014 - 8:58 am | View Link
5.18 crores for VIP - Chennai Online Lead) | Gaza toll 227 ahead of truce | Kabul ... India tops list of global poor: UN report ... al-Assad sworn in president of Syria | Typhoon ... 07/22/2014 - 8:58 am | View Link
Media Call on Gaza TUTTLE: Good morning, everyone. This is Chris Tuttle. I'm the director of the Washington program in the Independent Task Force Program at the Council on Foreign Relations. 07/18/2014 - 3:18 pm | View Link
Gaza buries its dead after bloodiest day yet of Israel's ongoing offensive WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT. Strikes by Israeli warplanes killed 54 people in the narrow coastal territory, including one which killed 18 members of the same family. 07/13/2014 - 6:08 am | View Link
UPDATE 3-Thousands of Gaza civilians flee after Israeli warning * Israel commandos, in night-time raid, clash with militants * Gaza death toll reaches 160, includes many civilians * Western leaders say ceasefire urgent, Germany plans mission (Adds Netanyahu, Fabius, Hague comments, senior Israeli officer) By Jeffrey Heller GAZA/JERUSALEM, July 13 (Reuters) - Thousands fled their homes in a Gaza town on Sunday after Israel warned them to leave ahead of ... 07/13/2014 - 3:00 am | View Link
A week on, Gaza war takes on deadly routine despite calls for truce By Nidal al-Mughrabi and Jeffrey Heller GAZA/JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Palestinian militants resumed rocket attacks on Tel Aviv on Monday after a 24-hour lull in strikes on the Israeli comm... 07/12/2014 - 11:11 pm | View Link
Syria mostly calm after U.N. truce deadline A fragile cease-fire brokered by the U.N. took hold in Syria today with regime forces apparently halting widespread attacks on the opposition, but there were reports of scattered violence and the government defied demands by international envoy Kofi Annan ... 04/12/2012 - 2:51 am | View Link
Syria mostly calm after UN truce deadline Ban will now ask the U.N. Security Council for speedy deployment of an observer mission, said special envoy Kofi Annan, who brokered the truce. In the hours after the 6 a.m. deadline, a civilian was reported killed and the state-run news agency said ... 04/12/2012 - 1:56 am | View Link
Syria mostly calm after UN truce deadline The government met those demonstrations with a harsh crackdown, and more than 9,000 people have died since, according to the U.N. Bassma Kodmani, spokeswoman of the opposition Syrian National Council, said the truce has largely been observed since 6 a.m ... 04/12/2012 - 1:17 am | View Link
Syria calm after UN truce deadline Annan is to brief the U.N. Security Council by video conference from Geneva on Thursday afternoon. Both the government and the opposition have said they will abide by the truce, which began ... el-Zour to the east were all calm, said the Britain-based ... 04/11/2012 - 10:47 pm | View Link
Syria calm after UN truce deadline, but troops defy some of Annan's demands Annan is to brief the U.N. Security Council by video conference from Geneva on Thursday afternoon. Both the government and the opposition have said they will abide by the truce, which began ... el-Zour to the east were all calm, said the Britain-based ... 04/11/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Syria Unrest — Global Issues Criticism of Syria’s crackdown has been quite widespread. The Arab League has responded by suspending Syria’s membership. Syria claims that it is fighting an ... 07/22/2014 - 10:55 am | View Website
Syrian Civil War The Syrian Civil War, also known as the Syrian Uprising, is an armed conflict taking place in Syria. The unrest began in March 2011 with nationwide protests against ... 07/22/2014 - 8:32 am | View Website
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United Nations Truce Supervision Organization The United Nations Truce Supervision Organization (UNTSO) is an organization founded on 29 May 1948 for peacekeeping in the Middle East. Its primary task was ... 07/19/2014 - 6:51 pm | View Website
Germany and France's largest airlines Lufthansa and Air France say they're suspending all flights to Tel Aviv over safety concerns amid the increasing violence.
Several heading toward the area of Ben-Gurion Airport have been intercepted by Israel's Iron Dome defense system.
Event proceeds will go to support the golf team and toward the Leonard Biddle Memorial Scholarship Fund.
The tournament will include two rounds of golf, lunch on Saturday and Sunday and a formal dinner on Saturday with a silent auction.
A western Pennsylvania county jail plans to start offering online video visits with inmates next month as a way to raise money for the county.
The video visits should prevent long wait times for visitors and save fuel and travel costs for the families of inmates who will no longer have to drive to the jail, Walton said.
The video equipment has been installed, and jail officials plan to offer free visits during a two-week trial period next month.
Investigators believe the semi-truck was speeding on Interstate 55 near Channahon when it struck several vehicles stopped in a construction zone, state police Cmdr. Randy Ness told reporters after Monday's crash.
Federal regulators have been tightening rules on work hours for commercial bus and truck operators and are seeking to curtail the practice of logbook tampering to ensure compliance and keep fatigued drivers off the nation's roads.
In March, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration proposed that trucks and buses crossing state lines be equipped with electronic devices that record how many hours the vehicles are in operation.
The Indian actress, an ambassador for an international children's development organization, called for more progress to abolish the practice and end child marriages as she addressed Britain's inaugural "Girl Summit."