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Anti-Islam Protesters Plan Massive Rally In Leipzig, Germany

Organizers say as many as 60,000 people could attend an anti-Islamization rally in the eastern German city of Leipzig, in what could be one of the biggest protests there since pro-democracy marches a quarter-century ago.<p>NPR's Soraya Sarhaddi Nelson, who is in Leipzig, tells our Newscast …

Russia set to slash interest rates just a month after hike 'mistake'

Russia's central bank is set to cut interest rates by up to three percentage points after hike to 17pc failed to curb currency rises<p>Russia's central bank is set to admit it made a mistake in hiking interest rates by 6.5 percentage points last month by slashing them.<p>Bank of Russia <b>raised the</b> …

Ukraine president points to Russian hand in conflict

DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — Ukraine's president courted European support Wednesday against what he says are 9,000 Russian troops occupying 7 percent of …

White House says Boehner broke protocol with Netanyahu invitation

The White Housesays House SpeakerJohn A. Boehnerbroke with protocol by inviting Israeli Prime MinisterBenjamin Netanyahuto addressCongresswithout first notifying theObamaadministration.<p>"The typical protocol would suggest that the leader of a country would contact the leader of another country when …

Japan says looking at all possible ways to free hostages

TOKYO (AP) — Japan said Thursday it was considering all possible ways to gain the release of two hostages held by the Islamic State group, as two …

Boston surgeon dies after being shot at Brigham and Women’s hospital

Officials at Brigham and Women’s hospital said Dr Michael J Davidson, director of endovascular cardiac surgery, died late on Tuesday after being shot around 11am.<p>“Dr Davidson was a wonderful and inspiring cardiac surgeon who devoted his career to saving lives and improving the quality of life of …

With time ticking on hostages, Japan wants to communicate with ISIS

<b>(CNN) —</b> Japanese officials want to talk to ISIS. But can they get in touch with the militant group? And if they do, can they do anything to save the lives of two Japanese men being held hostage?<p>Time is running out: ISIS put out a video Tuesday giving the Japanese government 72 hours to pay $200 …

Samsung drops Snapdragon 810 in favor of Exynos for Galaxy S6 – Bloomberg

Samsung will be using in-house Exynos chips for the Galaxy S6, dropping Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 810 processor due to overheating issues, a credible report claims.<p>The report comes from <i>Bloomberg</i>, which cites “people with direct knowledge of the matter.” This isn’t the first time we’re hearing that …

Russia hits back at Obama over State of Union speech

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia hit back on Wednesday at U.S. President Barack Obama’s State of the Union speech, saying it showed the United States believes it is “number one” and seeks world domination.<p>Obama said his country was upholding “the principle that bigger nations can’t bully the small” by …

'Woman on top' is most dangerous sex position, scientists conclude

It might have emancipated women from the drudgery of the 'Missionary Position', but it seems that men are paying a painful price for revolution in the bedroom.<p>"Woman on top" is the most dangerous sex position, according to a new scientific study.<p>Scientists have found that the position, dubbed …

Boston doctor killed in hospital shooting had treated gunman's mom

<b>(CNN) —</b> The Boston doctor who was fatally shot Tuesday at Brigham and Women's Hospital had treated the mother of the gunman, according to law enforcement sources and the shooter's sister.<p>Boston Police Commissioner William Evans said 55-year-old Stephen Pasceri of nearby Millbury came onto the …

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