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1 hr ago | Hollywood Reporter

Jim Sheridan Plans Pan Am Terror Attack Film

The Oscar-nominated filmmaker is penning a script with Irish screenwriter Audrey O'Reilly based on the terrorist bombing over Lockerbie, Scotland, which left 270 passengers and town residents dead.


Related Topix: Brothers, Drama Movies, World News, United Kingdom, In the Name of the Father, Biography Movies, In America, Dumfries and Galloway County, Scotland,

5 hrs ago | Ananova

Cornish Get Minority Rights And Protections

Residents of the far-flung county in the South West will be accorded the same rights and protections as other minorities in the UK, Danny Alexander, Chief Secretary to the Treasury, has announced.


Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Cornwall and Isles of Scilly County, England,

9 hrs ago |

Schalke chairman draws criticism over Kremlin trip

Schalke's Clemens Toennies told business newspaper Handelsblatt Wednesday the Bundesliga team "would like to see the Kremlin and is interested in Moscow, and the Russian president is interested in Schalke and has invited us."


Related Topix: Angela Merkel, World News, Germany, Vladimir Putin

13 hrs ago | Salisbury Journal

Bid to halt Syria terrorists rise

Scotland Yard said that 40 Syria-related arrests were made in the first three months of this year, up from 25 in the whole of last year A national campaign to stop would-be terrorists travelling to Syria will be launched today, following a dramatic rise in the number of people being arrested after going to the war-torn state.


Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom

17 hrs ago | Iom Online

Hit and run driver sought

Peel police are asking members of the public with information about the incident to contact Constable Peter Brammall or any other Peel police officer or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.


Related Topix: World News, Isle of Man

Wed Apr 23, 2014

KCRA-TV Sacramento

Russia's Lavrov: U.S. 'running show' in Kiev

The Ukraine crisis simmered Wednesday, if not with actual fighting, then with fighting words from the key outside players in the conflict: the United States and Russia, whose foreign minister accused Washington of "running the show" in Kiev.


Related Topix: World News, Ukraine, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), US Military, US Army, Autos

Star Tribune

Berlusconi accepts court deal on weekly help to elderly instead of house arrest

Former Italian Premier Silvio Berlusconi says that from next week he will start carrying out a court order to help the elderly four hours per week as part of his punishment for a tax fraud conviction.


Related Topix: Italy, World News


Dutch fighter jets intercept Russian bombers

Dutch fighter jets scrambled Wednesday to intercept a pair of Russian military aircraft that entered its airspace, a fairly routine action that comes amid heightened tensions between Russia and NATO, a Dutch official said.


Related Topix: World News, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), United Kingdom, US Military, US Air Force


Ukraine crisis goes on; U.S. troops in Poland

A contingent of U.S. Army paratroopers arrived in Poland on Wednesday, the first of what will be a "persistent presence" of U.S. troops as the crisis in nearby Ukraine continues to unfold.


Related Topix: World News, Ukraine, US Military, US News, US Army, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization),

Star Tribune

German, French ministers visit Moldova, Georgia

The French and German foreign ministers are making a joint visit to Moldova and Georgia, former Soviet republics that have breakaway regions with Russian-speaking populations, as tensions simmer over Russia's intentions in Ukraine.


Related Topix: Moldova, World News

ABC News

Emirates Says Another Family Targeted in London

Several armed men targeted a family from the United Arab Emirates by forcing their way into the family's London apartment weeks after a similar attack in the British capital, state media in the Gulf nation reported Wednesday.


Related Topix: World News, United Arab Emirates, Middle East, United Kingdom

Salisbury Journal

Primark seeks to crack US market

Primark is to open stores in the United States for the first time as it looks to replicate the success behind a 26% jump in profits in the last six months.


Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom

The Washington Post

Former Iron Curtain still barrier for deer

In this picture taken near the town of Harrachov, Czech Republic, on Tuesday, April 8, 2014 deer cross a creek in a winter enclosure.


Related Topix: Czech Republic, World News

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Salisbury Journal

Salmond appeals to border community

Mr Salmond will again insist that Scotland will keep the pound, despite the pointed refusal of all major UK parties to agree to a currency union People in the north of England would still be able to work and trade in an independent Scotland without changing currency, First Minister Alex Salmond will say today.


Related Topix: Conservatives (UK), World News, United Kingdom, Cumbria County, England, Dumfries and Galloway County, Scotland,

KOCO-TV Oklahoma City

Ukraine calls for more anti-terror measures

Ukraine's acting President called on law enforcement agencies to renew anti-terror measures across the country, citing the discovery of two tortured bodies near the city of Slaviansk.


Related Topix: World News, Ukraine, Oleksandr Turchynov, Russia, Asia, US Politics, US News, Joe Biden,

Brandon Sun

Foreign Minister Baird in Prague stresses Canada's support for NATO's eastern members

Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird, left, shakes hand with his Czech Republic's counterpart Lubomir Zaoralek, right, after their joint press conference in Prague, Czech Republic, Tuesday, April 22, 2014.


Related Topix: World News, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), Czech Republic, Stephen Harper, Poland

Lincoln Daily News

Jurors Hear Cleric's Praise For September 11 Attacks

In a video of radical Islamic cleric Abu Hamza al-Masri shown to jurors at his trial on Monday, he did not hesitate when a television interviewer asked him about the September 11, 2001 attacks on the United States that killed nearly 3,000 people.


Related Topix: Prison, Terrorism, World News, United Kingdom

Lincoln Daily News

Wage Cuts Make Spain's Recovery A Long, Painful Path

Carmen Collado has laundered hospital linen in Madrid for 11 years. Now, almost half her colleagues have been fired and the 61-year-old grandmother is cleaning the same bed sheets, nurses' scrubs and towels as before for half the pay.


Related Topix: Spain, World News, Nursing, Medicine


No JPII fever in Poland as canonization nears

His death triggered a massive outpouring of grief in Poland. His beatification, an explosion of pride and jubilation.


Related Topix: World News, Poland, Explosion, Pope Benedict XVI, Roman Catholic Church, Religion, Travel, Rome, Italy Travel, Europe Travel, Italy Travel

Mon Apr 21, 2014


DJs Verde & Redant :: White Party 25 Gets 'Bent'

As if Carmen Electra as White Party Queen were not electrifying enough, Jeffrey Sanker is giving party-goers a full-throated performance of dynamic DJ duo Bent Collective at the White Party's 25th anniversary edition.


Related Topix: Spain, World News, Dance