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West Bank Settler Group Boasts Rapid Growth
ABC News - Reposted
October 1, 2014
Israel refused Palestinian demands to stop settlement construction — prompting Palestinian accusations that Israel wasn't serious about peace. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry also complained that the construction raised questions about Israel's commitment to peace.
Human Rights Watch accuses Israel of war crimes in Gaza
Times of India -
October 1, 2014
JERUSALEM: Human Rights Watch accused Israel of committing war crimes by attacking three UN-run schools in the Gaza Strip in fighting in July and August, killing Palestinian civilians who had sheltered there.
Daily Times - Reposted
October 1, 2014
JERUSALEM - Israel announced on Sunday that it will expropriate 400 hectares (988 acres) of Palestinian land in the occupied West Bank, angering the Palestinians and alarming Israeli peace campaigners.
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Abbas at UNGA: Israel perpetrated genocide in Gaza, we won't forget or forgive
Haaretz - Reposted October 1, 2014
Palestinian president calls for 'comprehensive' strategy to end Israeli 'state terrorism,' urges UN Security Council to pass resolution to terminate occupation.
gulfnews.com - October 1, 2014
TOKYO: The death toll from a sudden volcanic eruption in Japan hit 47 on Wednesday after rescuers discovered 11 new bodies in so-far unexplored areas of the ash-covered peak.
Fox News - October 1, 2014
Greg Allen, released a statement praising the work of law enforcement and the Mexican government and said he looks forward to being reunited with his daughter, Sabrina.
Businessweek - October 1, 2014
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - Washington state's minimum wage will increase by 15 cents to $9.47 an hour starting on New Year's Day.
Bloomberg - October 1, 2014
House Speaker John Boehner and two top Democrats questioned today whether Secret Service Director Julia Pierson is fit to continue in her post following a series of White House security failures.
ABC News - October 1, 2014
Burned by the stock-market crash during the financial crisis, investors have poured a trillion dollars into bond funds in the past six years.
Bloomberg - October 1, 2014
General Motors Co. (GM), Chrysler Group LLC, and Nissan Motor Co. (7201) all reported 19 percent increases in U.S. sales in September, beating the averages of analyst estimates, while Ford Motor Co.
TIME - October 1, 2014
Mars photographed by the ISRO Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) spacecraft on Sept. 30, 2014. ISRO—AFP/Getty Images. India's Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM), which began orbiting the Red Planet on Sept.
SpaceFlight Insider - October 1, 2014
The strange "traffic signal" Martian rock formation discovered by NASA's Curiosity rover. Photo Credit: NASA / JPL / MSSS.
MSNBC - October 1, 2014
Obamacare had one of the worst launches ever for a government program. The New York Times wrote a front-page piece in November 2013 with the headline “Health Law Rollout's Stumbles Draw Parallels to Bush's Hurricane Response.
Reuters - September 30, 2014
NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. doctors and teaching hospitals received $3.5 billion from pharmaceutical companies and medical device makers in the last five months of 2013, according to the most extensive data trove on such payments ever made public.
NBCNews.com - September 30, 2014
Federal scientists announced what they called the next “moon shot” on Tuesday - a new program to explore the human brain that begins with a $46 million down payment.
Voice of America - September 30, 2014
ISLAMABAD—. Afghanistan has signed long-delayed security pacts with the United States and NATO to authorize deployment of a small international military force in the country after the end of the year.
CNN - September 30, 2014
Irbil, Iraq (CNN) -- [Breaking news update, posted at 1:35 p.m. ET]. British military aircraft carried out their first airstrikes against ISIS positions in Iraq Tuesday, Britain's defense ministry said.
Salt Lake Tribune - September 30, 2014
Favorite son » Former Massachusetts governor will make it official, sell other homes, reports NY Times. By Thomas Burr. | The Salt Lake Tribune.
GlobalPost - September 30, 2014
OTTAWA (Reuters) - Economic growth in Canada stalled unexpectedly in July, breaking a six-month streak of gains and ensuring the Bank of Canada will be in no rush to raise interest rates.
Los Angeles Times - September 30, 2014
Congratulations, Subaru, your WRX is the No. 1 most ticketed automobile in the U.S.. A new study conducted by Insurance.com concluded that the turbocharged, all-wheel-drive sports car is at the top of the list of vehicles most likely to get a ticket for traffic ...
CNET - September 30, 2014
A "magic island" on Saturn's intriguing moon Titan has once again popped up on Cassini's radar, but it seems to have changed its look since the last time it was spotted.
Laboratory Equipment - September 30, 2014
This rendering shows the metallic dielectric photonic crystal that stores solar energy as heat. Image The key to creating a material that would be ideal for converting solar energy to heat is tuning the material's spectrum of absorption just right.
ABC News - September 29, 2014
Eastern Ukraine has suffered the worst violence in more than a week as fighting between pro-Russian rebels and government troops in the region killed at least 12 people and wounded 32, officials said Monday.
New York Daily News - September 29, 2014
The mother of an Oklahoma murder suspect who allegedly beheaded a co-worker has apologized for his crimes, asking for strangers to pray for her family as she defended her crazed kin.
Scientific American - September 29, 2014
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) points to mobile sources (trains, planes and automobiles) as the greatest contributors to American air pollution, but industrial sources such as power plants and factories are not far behind.
Fortune - September 29, 2014
By mid-century, the sun could be the largest source of energy and help reign in global warming by preventing the release of billions of tons of carbon dioxide emissions, according to a new report from the International Energy Agency.
CNNMoney - September 29, 2014
On average, the people on Forbes' American billionaire list released Monday have a net worth of $5.7 billion, up from $5 billion last year.
Wall Street Journal - September 29, 2014
Auto makers are remaining vigilant about initiating recalls in the wake of General Motors Co. GM -0.89% General Motors Co. U.S.: NYSE $
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KATU - September 29, 2014
Mount St. Helens building up for next eruption »Play Video Scientists say the volcano at Mount St. Helens is in a peaceful slumber now, but what's happening inside is getting the mountain ready for its next event.
Reuters - September 29, 2014
WASHINGTON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - It is impossible to guess whether world leaders have done enough to bring the Ebola epidemic under control, given the risks that it will spread to countries beyond West Africa, the technology billionaire and ...
Washington Post - September 29, 2014
THE QUESTION Hair loss in men shares some risk factors with prostate cancer. Both are more common with aging and when there's a family history of the condition.
Laboratory Equipment - September 29, 2014
Years before they show any other signs of disease, pancreatic cancer patients have very high levels of certain amino acids in their bloodstream, according to a new study from MIT, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and the Broad Institute.
Los Angeles Times - September 28, 2014
Two men died in the Willowbrook neighborhood of Los Angeles early Sunday after one of the men was shot trying to wrest control of a handgun from the other, who then appeared to turn the weapon on himself, authorities said. (American gun slaughter continues)
The Seattle Times -
Two parents and three of their children were found dead in a home near Provo, and authorities said early Sunday they were trying to determine the cause of the deaths.
Chron.com - September 28, 2014
This handout picture taken by Nagano Prefectural Police on September 27, 2014 shows white smoke raising from Mount Ontake as Japan's volcano Ontake erupted in Nagano prefecture, central Japan.
New York Daily News - September 28, 2014
CLEVELAND -- James Traficant, the colorful Ohio politician whose conviction for taking bribes and kickbacks made him only the second person to be expelled from Congress since the Civil War, died Saturday.
Daily Mail Times - September 28, 2014
The economy in the U.S. grew at its fastest pace in more than 30 months during the second quarter of 2014 with every sector contributing to the increase in output and a bullish signal for the rest of this year.
TechnologyTell - September 28, 2014
The Chevrolet Silverado Toughnology concept was revealed Sept. 25 at the State Fair of Texas, and is bound for SEMA in early November, according to Chevrolet.
Beta Wired - September 28, 2014
Don't you just love research and new findings? When it comes to Stone Age people, you would think they made their own tools. But thousands upon thousands of dollars have determined something we as individuals who are capable of having common ..
Cincinnati.com - September 28, 2014
Fifty-nine days after he took the helm, U.S. Dept. of Veterans Affairs Sec. Bob McDonald outlines a plan that addresses recent criticism of the department.
Dumb-out - September 28, 2014
President Obama seems determined to make his social health care system work and is currently trying to expand the Obamacare program to include even more Americans who live below the poverty line.
Troy Daily News - September 27, 2014
With the coming of pumpkins, milder autumn weather and changing leaves is another fall staple: flu season. In Miami County, 25,000 people fall within the vaccination target group set by the Centers for Disease Control.
WallStreet OTC - September 27, 2014
Early results for a closely watched drug combination from AstraZeneca, for treating cancer, which also boosts the immune system suggest that it is promising.
West Hawaii Today - September 27, 2014
WASHINGTON - The U.S. economy's bounce-back last quarter from a dismal winter was even faster than previously thought, a sign that growth will likely remain solid for rest of the year.
BBC News - September 27, 2014
US-led coalition air strikes have hit Islamic State (IS) targets near the besieged Syrian town of Kobane on the border with Turkey, the Pentagon says.