Archives for February 2015

Venezuela to Reduce US Embassy Staff, Require Tourist Visas – Wall Street Journal


Wall Street Journal
Venezuela to Reduce US Embassy Staff, Require Tourist Visas
Wall Street Journal
CARACAS, Venezuela—President Nicolás Maduro, facing criticism from the Obama administration over alleged human-rights abuses by his government, announced measures that could drastically reduce the staff at the U.S. embassy and require visas for …

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Cops: Teen Urged Friend to Kill Himself—and He Did – First Coast News


First Coast News
Cops: Teen Urged Friend to Kill Himself—and He Did
First Coast News
The toughest detail of all: Prosecutors say Carter told Roy to get back in his truck when he had second thoughts. (Photo: Scott J. Ferrell, CQ-Roll Call,Inc.) 140 CONNECTTWEETLINKEDIN 1 COMMENTEMAILMORE. The sad story of one teen's suicide is …

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Appeals court turns down request to relocate Boston bombing trial – Los Angeles Times


Los Angeles Times
Appeals court turns down request to relocate Boston bombing trial
Los Angeles Times
A federal appeals court refused late Friday to move the Boston Marathon bombing trial out of Boston, clearing the way for a local jury to decide the fate of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in the terrorist attack that two years ago killed three and injured more than 260 …
Marathon Bombing Trial Can Stay in Boston, Court RulesNBCNews.com
Marathon Bombing Trial Will Keep In Boston, Appeals Court docket GuidelinesBeacon Review
US appeals court rules that Boston Marathon bombing trial can stay in Fox News
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A Winding Path to Funding Homeland Security – New York Times


New York Times
A Winding Path to Funding Homeland Security
New York Times
Once more, a federal agency is on the verge of running out of money because of congressional gridlock. FEB. 27, 2015 Related Article. In December. Congress passes a $1.2 trillion spending package to finance most of the government through September.
Congress averts security agency shutdown with one-week spending fixReuters
No Shutdown For Now: Congress Passes Week-Long Homeland Security PatchNBCNews.com
Congress OKs stopgap DHS funding bill, lawmakers remain at impasse in Fox News
BBC News -U.S. News & World Report -The Week Magazine
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Tiny Missouri town mourns after gunman kills 7, then himself – seattlepi.com


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Tiny Missouri town mourns after gunman kills 7, then himself
seattlepi.com
TYRONE, Mo. (AP) — Residents in a remote area of southern Missouri are trying to come to grips with what could cause a man to kill seven people, including four of his own relatives, in a nighttime shooting spree that spanned four homes. The shooter …
Missouri rampage may have started after gunman found his mother dead Washington Post
In tiny Tyrone, Mo., 'half of the town got killed last night'Bellingham Herald
Gunman kills 7, commits suicide, in house-to-house rampageIdaho Press-Tribune
INFORUM -Los Angeles Times
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Reaction to death of Boris Nemtsov – BBC News


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Reaction to death of Boris Nemtsov
BBC News
The brazen killing of Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov in central Moscow on Friday sent shockwaves across Russia and beyond. A spokesman for Russian President Vladimir Putin was quick to condemn the shooting, which happened just outside …
Boris Nemtsov, leading Putin critic, shot and killed in MoscowFox News
Anti-Putin leader Boris Nemtsov fatally shot in MoscowUSA TODAY
Russian Opposition Leader Boris Nemtsov Shot Dead in MoscowBloomberg
Washington Post -CNN -ABC Online
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Debate rages over dress photographed in rare light – The Seattle Times


Charlotte Observer
Debate rages over dress photographed in rare light
The Seattle Times
A dress's barcode-like lines, plus a certain light, seem to dramatically alter how some people see its colors. (tumblr). Shop manager Debbie Armstrong in Lichfield, England, adjusts a two-tone dress that's become a sensation online. (Rui Vieira/AP). 1 of 2 A …
Dress Gate—The Dress Color DebateScience Times
1-in-million photo creates optical buzzFort Wayne Journal Gazette
What colour is the dress? Here's why we disagreeBeacon Review
Boston Herald -WXII The Triad -CBS Local
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Remembering Leonard Nimoy – Huffington Post


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Remembering Leonard Nimoy
Huffington Post
I'd steeled myself for grim news when I read earlier in the week that he'd been admitted to a hospital due to chest pains, but that didn't make it any less of a gut punch to actually see the headline that Leonard Nimoy, 83, was gone. This one hurts for a variety of …
Leonard Nimoy showed Hollywood he was much more than SpockQuartz
Remembering Leonard Nimoy with 'The Voyage Home'STLtoday.com
Leonard Nimoy and movies about space go hand-in-handChron.com
Detroit Free Press -NewsOK.com -Boston Herald
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Mexico arrests fugitive drug lord, head of Knights Templar cartel – Los Angeles Times


Los Angeles Times
Mexico arrests fugitive drug lord, head of Knights Templar cartel
Los Angeles Times
What distinguished drug lord Servando “La Tuta” Gomez was the way he courted the spotlight. From his not-so-secret hiding place, the fugitive former teacher released numerous videos and audiotapes, many featuring him with local politicians and police …
Mexico captures most wanted drug kingpin, 'La Tuta'Times of India
Mexico drug lord captures change but don't lower traffickingWashington Post
Servando 'La Tuta' Gomez, Mexico's Most Wanted Drug Lord, CapturedNBCNews.com
BBC News -Huffington Post
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Cameron defends security services after media unmask ‘Jihadi John’ – Daily Mail


Daily Mail
Cameron defends security services after media unmask 'Jihadi John'
Daily Mail
Prime Minister David Cameron has defended Britain's security services after Islamic State executioner "Jihadi John" was unmasked as London graduate Mohammed Emwazi, a man previously monitored by spy agency MI5. As more details emerged about …
Unmasking of 'Jihadi John' as a London lad shocks BritainSTLtoday.com
'Jihadi John' Stirs Britain to Defend Spy AgenciesNew York Times
High School Of 'Jihadi John' Under ScrutinySky News
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