Berlin – Former German President Richard Von Weizsaecker Dies At 94

Berlin — Former German President Richard von Weizsaecker, who declared Germany’s World War II surrender a “day of liberation” for his country as he urged it to confront the Nazi past, and promoted reconciliation during a tenure spanning the reunification of west and east, has died. He was 94. Weizsaecker died in Berlin overnight, President […]


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Washington – Israeli Claims Of Major Obama Concessions To Iran ‘Complete Nonsense,’ US Says

Washington — Israeli claims thatUS President Barack Obama has conceded to 80 percent of Iran’s demands in negotiations over its nuclear program are completely inaccurate, according to a senior American official. “That’s complete nonsense,” a senior US official told The Jerusalem Post, responding to a report published Friday by Channel 10. In its report, anonymous Israeli officials […]


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Paris – Charlie Hebdo Fans To Wait For New Issue As Survivors Rest

Paris — There will be no Charlie Hebdo at newsstands this week. The satirical French weekly decimated by a Jan. 7 newsroom massacre by two Muslim radical brothers printed about 7 million copies of its first post-attack issue. The website of the paper that has spoofed Islam’s prophet says the next “rendezvous” is in the […]


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Analysis: Egypt and the new terror onslaught


Throughout Egypt, police stations, government buildings, power lines and other strategic facilities are targeted by explosive devices.

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New York, NY – Mayor De Blasio Says He Has Moved Beyond Crisis With Police Unions

New York, NY — ‎Weeks removed from an open revolt from his own police force that had officers turning their backs on him, Mayor Bill de Blasio now declares he has moved past the rift, striking a tenuous truce with a strategy to stay above the fray and public opinion that eventually soured on the […]


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Berlin – German Judge Convicts Man For Shouting ‘Death To Zionists’ At March

Berlin — A judge in Essen ruled on Friday that an anti-Israel activist incited hatred against Jews because of his calls to kill Zionists. “‘Zionist’ in the language of anti-Semites is a code for Jew,” Judge Gauri Sastry said in a groundbreaking legal decision. German Turk Taylan Can, 24, yelled “death and hate to Zionists” […]


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Phoenix, AZ – Lowest Prices On Last-minute Super Bowl Tickets Near $9,000

Phoenix, AZ — In previous years, the scenario for getting Super Bowl tickets at a reasonable price was simply waiting until the last possible minute to buy. That was how it played out last year in New York where many fans got into MetLife Stadium by purchasing tickets the day of the game for less […]


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Buenos Aires – Test Of Gun Finds Only DNA Of Deceased Argentine Prosecutor

Buenos Aires — Testing of the pistol used to kill a prosecutor who had leveled incendiary charges against Argentina’s president has found traces of DNA only belonging to him, the lead investigator in the case said Friday. Alberto Nisman was found dead in his apartment on Jan 18, hours before he was to detail allegations […]


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New York – Winter Storm Threatens Heavy Snow, Sleet From Midwest To East Coast

New York — A winter snowstorm was expected to blanket a wide swath of the U.S. Midwest on Saturday before heading to the East Coast, bringing up to a foot (30 cm) of fresh accumulation to parts of New England, days after a blizzard slammed the region, forecasters said. Six to 12 inches of snow […]


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Washington – Report: 2008 Assassination Of Key Hezbollah Leader Was Joint Mossad-CIA Operation

Washington — The assassination of the Hezbollah operations officer Imad Mughniyeh who was killed in 2008 in a car-bombing in Damascus was widely attributed to Israel in the foreign media. But according to a detailed report on Friday in The Washington Post, the killing of one of the world’s most wanted terrorists was the result […]


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