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Oct 20, 2010 1 Comment ›› Grizz

Oct 20, 2010 5:52 AM PARIS (AP) - Protesters opposed to raising France's retirement age are blocking or disrupting access to airports in Paris and around France. The ADP Paris airport authority says protesters are blocking the main road leading to one of two terminals at Orly Airport. Unions are also staging a protest Wednesday at Charles ...

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Oct 20, 2010 1 Comment ›› Grizz

By ASSOCIATED PRESS 10/20/2010 13:06 LONDON (AP) — A British court on Wednesday sentenced a Saudi prince to at least 20 years in prison for beating and strangling one of his servants at a swank British hotel. Justice David Bean sentenced Prince Saud Abdulaziz bin Nasser al Saud to life in prison with a 20 year ...

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Oct 19, 2010 3 Comments ›› Grizz

http://www.jpost.com/Headlines/Article.aspx?id=191950 The United States warned Lebanon that it will not tolerate an Iranian foothold on the shores of the Mediterranean, Israel Radio reported on Tuesday. Assistant Secretary of State for Near Easter Affairs Jeffrey Feltman gave the warning to senior Lebanese officials whom he met with two days ago, according to the report. According to the report, ...

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Oct 18, 2010 Comments Off Grizz

ATHENS, Greece — A group of Iranian asylum seekers have sewn their lips shut with medical threads during a hunger strike to press the Greek government to accept their applications for refugee status, protest organizers said Monday. The 25 protesters camped in a makeshift tent in central Athens, started their fast ...

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Oct 18, 2010 2 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

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Oct 18, 2010 Comments Off Pat Dollard

The Telegraph: He is an idle, pea-brained glutton with a permanent craving for doughnuts and Duff beer, but Homer Simpson has been declared a true Catholic by the Vatican's official newspaper. L'Osservatore Romano said 'The Simpsons are among the few TV programmes for children in which Christian faith, religion, and questions about God are recurrent ...

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Oct 17, 2010 Comments Off Grizz

L.A.Times The wife of a U.S. citizen who has admitted scouting targets for the 2008 Mumbai terrorist attacks had provided details to federal agents about the man's ties to Pakistani militant groups three years earlier, but the FBI determined the information was insufficient to legally justify opening an investigation, a federal official said. The man, David Coleman ...

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Oct 17, 2010 2 Comments ›› Grizz

AP RAMALLAH, West Bank – The Palestinians are ready to end all historic claims against Israel once they establish their state in the lands Israel occupied in the 1967 Mideast War, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said Sunday, addressing a long-standing Israeli demand. In an interview with Israel TV, Abbas also said negotiations with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin ...

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Oct 17, 2010 1 Comment ›› Pat Dollard

MEXICO CITY (AP) – Mexico City went for the whole enchilada

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Oct 17, 2010 Comments Off Pat Dollard

What the f- did I say just hours before he said this sh*t? BAGHDAD (AP) – The leader of the Iraqi bloc that came first in elections accused Iran on Sunday of trying to destabilize Iraq and manipulate the political process as he jeered at rival politicians seeking Tehran's blessing for forming the next government. Ayad Allawi, ...

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Oct 17, 2010 1 Comment ›› Pat Dollard

CIUDAD JUAREZ, Mexico (AP) – Mexican officials say gunmen in El Paso's border city of Ciudad Juarez have killed a local official and his son. Rito Grado Serrano was regional president of the community of El Porvenir outside Ciudad Juarez but lived with his family in Ciudad Juarez — one of the cities hardest hit by ...

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Oct 17, 2010 Comments Off Pat Dollard

PARIS (AP) – Saudi intelligence services have warned of a new terror threat from al-Qaida in Europe, "notably France," Interior Minister Brice Hortefeux said Sunday.

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Oct 17, 2010 Comments Off Pat Dollard

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Oct 17, 2010 2 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

(Reuters) - The Pentagon said on Sunday it had a 120-member team prepared to review a massive leak of as many as 500,000 Iraq war documents, which are expected to be released by the WikiLeaks website sometime this month. Pentagon spokesman Col. Dave Lapan told Reuters the timing of the leak remained unclear but the Defense ...

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Oct 17, 2010 2 Comments ›› Grizz

By JPOST.COM STAFF 10/17/2010 13:45 Bodies of father, 60, daughter, 24, show signs of struggle; police suspect murder; ZAKA volunteers help brother break into building. Talkbacks (4) Two Israelis, a 60-year-old man and his 24-year-old daughter, were found dead in their Mexico City apartment on Saturday night, with signs of injury and struggle on their bodies. The ...

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Oct 17, 2010 3 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

What the report isn't mentioning is that the Sunnis are feeling isolated from an increasingly Iranian-controlled, Shiite, central government. If the Iranians, who are Shiite, were brought under control by the U.S., and the pretend-moderate Muslim who lives next door to you, right here in the USA, wasn't financing Al Qaeda through "charities" that ...

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Oct 17, 2010 65 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

Related: Beheadings Hit New Mexico Related: Tijuana Ripped By Beheadings Related: Illegal Immigrant Arrested In Phoenix’s First Cartel-Style Beheading – With Video Trust me, this report ain't bogus. I've seen 'em, I know how they work. You don't get bullsh*t intel with this degree and type of detail, not down here from the cartels. I ...

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Oct 17, 2010 2 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

(Reuters) - Germany's attempt to create a multicultural society has "utterly failed," Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Saturday, adding fuel to a raging debate over immigration and Islam polarising her conservative camp. Speaking to a meeting of young members of her Christian Democrats (CDU), Merkel said allowing people of different cultural backgrounds to live side by ...

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Oct 17, 2010 20 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

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Oct 16, 2010 2 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

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Oct 16, 2010 3 Comments ›› Grizz

J.Post Any peace agreement which requires the Palestinians to recognize Israel as a Jewish state or an exchange of land is out of the question, Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas said Friday. In a Ramallah meeting with Hadash party Knesset members, Abbas said that it was now up to Israel to recognize a Palestinian state with 1967 ...

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Oct 15, 2010 2 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

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Oct 15, 2010 4 Comments ›› Grizz

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton reiterated her support Friday for ending the brutality and barbarity of Mexico's drug violence, saying it was in the United States' interest to crack down on drug cartels that are behaving more like terrorists and insurgent groups. Clinton told a sold-out meeting ...

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Oct 15, 2010 4 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

PARIS, Oct 15 (Reuters) - Striking French oil refinery workers shut down a fuel pipeline supplying Paris and its airports on Friday and airport workers grounded some flights as protests mounted to derail an unpopular pension reform. France's airport operator played down worries of fuel shortages, but strikes at all of France's 12 refineries and fuel ...

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Oct 15, 2010 3 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia agreed on Friday to build Venezuela's first nuclear power station after talks between Presidents Dmitry Medvedev and Hugo Chavez in the Kremlin. Russian nuclear agency chief Sergei Kiriyenko and Venezuelan Foreign Minister Nicolas Maduro signed a deal on "the construction and use of an atomic power station on the territory of Venezuela," ...

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