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Political protests in Bangladesh turn violent

Bangladesh's opposition blocked roads, railways and waterways to protest government plans to hold a general election on January 5, the latest turn in a violent political crisis that has paralysed the country.<p>The opposition, led by former Prime Minister Khaleda Zia, is demanding that the government, …

Julian Assange likely won't face US charges for publishing leaks, reports Washington Post

The Justice Department will likely choose not to bring charges against Julian Assange for publishing the troves of classified documents leaked to him by Chelsea Manning, reports <i>The Washington Post</i>. Anonymous US officials tell the <i>Post</i> that the decision isn't final, but that it's looking unlikely …

China’s latest attempt to claim disputed islands could easily backfire

Days after China unexpectedly expanded the airspace where it insists on controlling military air traffic into disputed international waters, the US flew two long-range B-52 bombers through on a “routine training mission,” ignoring China’s new Air Defense Identification Zone.<p>Which raises the …

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Citizens in Krakow banned from heating their homes with coal

The Polish city is attempting to crack down on its rampant air pollution<p>As winter hits Poland, the city of Krakow is choosing to forgo the country's abundant coal resources in favor of cleaner air.<p>Poland practically runs on coal -- it's how it generates 90 percent of its electricity -- a fact it's …

Egypt police clash with protesters in Cairo

Ten members of the panel drafting Egypt's new constitution have suspended work after authorities arrested protesters and fired warning shots, water cannons and tear gas at Cairo rallies.<p>Egyptian police arrested and detained more than 70 protesters among dozens who were demonstrating in Cairo …

Oldest Javelins Predate Modern Humans, Raise Questions on Evolution

The oldest stone-tipped projectile weapons date to 280,000 years, study says.<p><b>The oldest known stone-tipped projectiles have been discovered in Ethiopia. The javelins are roughly 280,000 years old and predate the earliest known fossils of our species, Homo sapiens, by about 80,000 years.</b><p>These …

Palestinians killed by Israeli forces

Israeli forces have killed three Palestinians in Yatta, south of Hebron in the occupied West Bank.<p>Local sources told Al Jazeera on Tuesday that their bodies were being withheld by the Israelis and ambulances were not allowed to approach the scene.<p>In a statement, the Shin Bet internal security …

George Zimmerman Had 5 Guns And 100 Rounds Of Ammo When Police Arrested Him For Domestic Violence

A search warrant made public by the Seminole County court clerk shows that Zimmerman had a 12-gauge shotgun, an AR-15 assault rifle and three handguns when he was arrested Nov. 18 at his girlfriend's house. The girlfriend, Samantha Scheibe, told deputies that Zimmerman pointed a shotgun at her …

Israeli government split over joining prestigious EU science programme

The Israeli government is split over the prospect of being excluded from a prestigious and lucrative European scientific research programme unless it accedes to a clause effectively endorsing a boycott of its cherished settlement enterprise.<p>The issue has the potential to further isolate Israel …

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Trump slams lawsuit against his family's foundation<p>Congressman makes play on anniversary of baseball shooting<p>Report criticizes Comey<p>Friday Rewind: …

Towboat carrying 89,000 gallons of fuel sinks on Mississippi River

<i>By Daniella Silva, NBC News</i><p>A towboat filled with thousands of gallons of diesel fuel struck a submerged object and sank on the Mississippi River on Monday.<p>The Coast Guard, the Environmental Protection Agency and local emergency crews responded, shutting down an eight-mile stretch of the river near …

ADHD Affects 11 Percent of U.S. Kids, CDC Reports

New research by the Centers for Disease Control and prevention reports that attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) affects 11 percent of American children, spiking a staggering 43 percent since 2003 and growing by 2 million children since 2007. Researchers, far from being alarmed, are …

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Kerry delivers video on Iran deal to Congress

US Secretary of State John Kerry has taken the unusual measure of delivering a video message to Congress in an attempt to stop the body from collapsing last weekend's nuclear deal with Iran.<p>The American people need an insurance policy to prevent a rerun of North Korea.<p>Mark Kirk, Republican …

Government-Funded Study Reveals Vaccine Weakness

A study completed by scientists at the US Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA) may have identified one of the weaknesses in our vaccine defense against pertussis.<p>Study author Jason Warfel and colleagues at the US FDA used baboons to examine how protective the acellular pertussis vaccine really is, …

Nine million in 'serious' debt across the UK

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/business/1031000/1031779_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524681966_c6f519d58a6de8dbd22330c7faa0cd5c<p><b>Nearly nine million people across the UK are living with serious debt problems, according to a new report.</b><p>The Money Advice Service (MAS) also said …

Judge Suspends Sentencing Of Would-Be Bomber After NSA Revelations

The sentencing of a Somali-American man convicted of trying to bomb a holiday tree-lighting ceremony in Portland, Ore., in 2010 has been put on hold indefinitely. That move comes just days after the Justice Department notified his lawyers that part of the case against him had been "derived from" …

Court Refuses To Dismiss Plot Case Against Suleiman Abu Ghaith, Bin Laden's Son-In-Law

By Jonathan Stempel<p>NEW YORK, Nov 26 (Reuters) - A son-in-law of Osama bin Laden, who once served as a spokesman for al Qaeda, on Tuesday failed to win the dismissal of a U.S. indictment accusing him of conspiring to kill Americans.<p>The defendant, Suleiman Abu Ghaith, also failed to win the …

Marines beef up embassy security

The Marine Corps has created dozens of new embassy security teams, just as Congress ordered after the Benghazi attack — but at the same time, budget cuts are forcing the Corps to reduce its size.<p>This means that for now, ramping up the security mission comes at a cost to the rest of the force, …

David Cameron in pledge to restrict benefits for immigrants

Bulgarians and Romanians will face new rules limiting their ability to claim benefits, the Prime Minister is to promise, telling voters he shares concerns over European Union migrants<p>Bulgarians and Romanians will face new rules limiting their ability to claim benefits, David Cameron is to promise …

Syria Polio Cases Spread To Damascus And Aleppo, WHO Says

(Adds details on polio, virus reaches Aleppo city)<p>BEIRUT, Nov 26 (Reuters) - The World Health Organization said on Tuesday that additional polio cases had been confirmed in two new areas of Syria, including near Damascus and in the northern city of Aleppo near Turkey.<p>"In addition to 15 polio cases …

4 journalists honored for courage

NEW YORK — Four foreign journalists were honored with Press Freedom Awards on Tuesday evening recognizing their work in the face of severe reprisals, including physical threats and imprisonment.<p>The Committee to Protect Journalists’ 2013 International Press Freedom Awards were presented to Ecuador’s …

IRS moves to curb tax-exempt groups' political activity

<i>Correction: A prior version of this story gave the wrong date for publication of the proposed rule. It is scheduled to be published Friday.</i><p>WASHINGTON — The Obama administration is moving to clamp down on the growing political activity of "social welfare" tax-exempt groups, six months after …

The NSA Spied On Targets' Porn Habits

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>In an effort to discredit individuals thought to radicalize others, the NSA monitored the online …

Indian coast braces for Cyclone Lehar

The eastern Indian coast is bracing itself for the third time in recent weeks for a ‘very severe’ cyclone, set to be accompanied by winds in the range of 200kph.<p>Media reports quoting the Indian Meteorological Department said Cyclone Lehar (meaning wave) is now some 700km off the eastern coast, and …

White House slams food stamp cuts

The White House has published a report lauding the social benefits of food stamps in a last-ditch effort to prevent Congress from slashing the aid that helps feed millions of needy Americans in a new farm bill that lawmakers still hope to finish this year.<p>A Republican plan to cut about $40 billion …

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