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2 hrs ago | Click2Houston

News overload pushes stories to wayside

With the Israel-Gaza crisis, an outbreak of Ebola in West Africa and an investigation into the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 dominating the headlines, you may have missed other big stories unfolding around the globe.


Related Topix: World News, Africa, Libya, Nigeria,

4 hrs ago | KION 46

Obama: US tortured after 9/11 attacks

President Barack Obama acknowledged Friday that the United States "crossed a line" and tortured al Qaeda detainees after the 9/11 terror attacks.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

5 hrs ago | Suria

Nine terror suspects killed in China's...

Police in China's Xinjiang region shot dead nine suspected terrorists on Friday and captured one, state media said, days after one of the deadliest attacks to hit the restive area in recent months.


Related Topix: World News, China, Asia,

9 hrs ago | Daily Reporter

Saudi king condemns Gaza war but not Israel

Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah condemned the war in Gaza Friday as a "collective massacre" and a crime against humanity, but stopped short of directly condemning Israel for its ground campaign against Hamas .


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Hamas (Palestine), Palestinian Territories

11 hrs ago | WHAS11

Bill Clinton, hours before 9/11 attacks: 'I could have killed' Osama bin Laden

Hours before the 9/11 terrorist attacks, former President Bill Clinton told an audience in Australia about his missed chance to kill attack mastermind Osama bin Laden, according to audio released this week.


Related Topix: Osama bin Laden, Bill Clinton, History in the News, Louisville, KY

15 hrs ago | WNYC-AM New York

Big Data Firm Says It Can Link Snowden Data to Changed Terrorist Behavior

For nearly a year, U.S. government officials have said revelations from former NSA contract worker Edward Snowden harmed national security and allowed terrorists to develop their own counter-measures.


19 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

Abbas seeks broad support for war crimes charges

Nearly a month into Israel's fierce assault on Hamas in Gaza, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is facing mounting domestic pressure to seek war crimes charges against Israel at the International Criminal Court.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, Hamas (Palestine), Social Software

Thu Jul 31, 2014

The Age

Jihadi Khaled Sharrouf says he would have launched attack in Australia

A Sydney jihadi wanted on terrorism offences has issued an extraordinary statement, threatening a terrorist attack on Australian soil and claiming he would have carried out one, had he not left for the battlefields in Syria and Iraq last year.


Related Topix: Australia, Oceania, World News, Israel, Middle East


Assad vows persistent fight against 'terrorism' in Syria

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said Thursday that his administration's war against terrorism is a "battle of existence," according to the state news agency SANA.


Related Topix: Middle East, Syria, World News

KRVN-AM Lexington

Expert: Suicide Bomber Hung Out in US After Terror Training

A Florida man who fought with an al Qaeda-linked group in Syria was able to return home, unbeknownst to American security officials, and hang around in the U.S. for months before returning to the Middle East to carry out a deadly suicide bombing there, according to recent testimony before Congress.


Related Topix: Western, NE

Obama impeachment talk just political theater?

It's the wildest dream of tea party extremists: the ultimate political comeuppance for the liberal President they love to hate.


Related Topix: US News, US Politics, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, Tom Cole, Representative Ted Yoho

WGAL-TV Lancaster

Ukraine declares 1-day cease-fire

Ukraine's military announced a one-day cease-fire on Thursday to allow international experts full access to the site where Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 crashed two weeks ago.


Related Topix: Netherlands, World News, Autos

The Age

Country web domains cannot be seized rules internet's regulatory body

Washington: The internet's regulatory authority says country-specific web domains cannot be seized in court proceedings as it sought to quash an effort to recover assets in terrorism-related lawsuits.


Related Topix: Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, Computers

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Seattle Times

Europe bankrolls al-Qaida by paying ransoms

The German official charged with delivering this cargo arrived here aboard a nearly empty military plane and was whisked away to a secret meeting with the president of Mali, who had offered Europe a face-saving solution to a vexing problem.


Related Topix: Mali, World News,

Washington Times

Powell maybe not told early about CIA techniques

A Senate report on the CIA's interrogation and detention practices after the 9/11 attacks concludes that the agency initially kept the secretary of state and some U.S. ambassadors in the dark about harsh techniques and secret prisons, according to a document circulating among White House staff.


The Daily Star

Amid war, endgames in Gaza emerge

TEL AVIV, Israel: The savage fighting between Israel and Hamas is escalating in Gaza, cease-fire efforts take on elements of farce, and bravado rules the public discourse.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories

Brandon Sun

Harper continues to blame Hamas after Israeli shells hit UN shelter in Gaza

Prime Minister Stephen Harper is reiterating his government's hard line against Hamas, saying it is solely responsible for the death and destruction in Gaza.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Stephen Harper, Palestinian Territories

CBS News

Hillary Clinton: Malaysia Airlines shoot-down was "terrorism"

In this file photo, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton speaks on stage at the campus of Lehman College for the Dream Big Day at the Bronx Children's Museum on July 25, 2014 in the Bronx borough of New York City.

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Related Topix: Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News, Lehman College, City University of New York, Vladimir Putin

Hindustan Times

Libyan militants take main military base in Benghazi exdeputy PM abducted in Tripoli

Militant fighters overran a Libyan special forces base in the eastern city of Benghazi on Tuesday after a battle involving rockets and warplanes that killed at least 30 people.


Related Topix: World News, Africa, Libya, Prison, US Military, US Air Force

The Straits Times

Man suspected of killing 4 in Brussels museum shooting charged with terrorist-linked murder

A Frenchman suspected of carrying out a deadly shooting in May at the Jewish Museum in Brussels was charged on Wednesday with "murder in a terrorist context", the Belgian prosecutor's office said.