Archive for September, 2013

Baghdad car bomb attacks kill 55 – CBC.ca

Monday, September 30th, 2013

Baghdad car bomb attacks kill 55
CBC.ca
A new wave of bombs tore through Baghdad on Monday, officials said, killing at least 55 people. Most of the blasts were car bombs detonated in Shia neighbourhoods, the latest of a series of well-coordinated attacks blamed on hard-line Sunni insurgents ...

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Wave of bombs across Baghdad kills 55 – Monitor

Monday, September 30th, 2013

Wave of bombs across Baghdad kills 55
Monitor
BAGHDAD — A new wave of bombs tore through Baghdad on Monday, officials said, killing at least 55 people. Most of the blasts were car bombs detonated in Shiite neighborhoods, the latest of a series of well-coordinated attacks blamed on hard-line Sunni ...

NY woman indicted in One Fund Boston scam – CNN International

Monday, September 30th, 2013

NY woman indicted in One Fund Boston scam
CNN International
Gause was awarded $480,000 from the fund after claiming she suffered a traumatic brain injury resulting in long-term memory loss, impaired speech and loss of some motor function that would require future surgery as a result of the Boston Marathon ...

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Hagel raises worries about North Korea’s chemical weapons on DMZ trip – Christian Science Monitor

Monday, September 30th, 2013

Christian Science Monitor

Hagel raises worries about North Korea's chemical weapons on DMZ trip
Christian Science Monitor
Last week, China published a 236-page list of chemicals and equipment it is banning from export to North Korea due to worries that they could be used to aid nuclear weapon production, The New York Times reported. Some analysts said the move showed ...
SKorea urges united global effort against NKorea's nuclear weapons programFox News
Seoul shows off missiles designed to target North Korea's weaponsNBCNews.com (blog)
South Korea celebrates Armed Forces Day, flaunts new weaponsIndian Express
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NBC’s Iran Bomb: Shocking Nuclear News Wasn’t News At All – Center for Research on Globalization

Monday, September 30th, 2013

NBC's Iran Bomb: Shocking Nuclear News Wasn't News At All
Center for Research on Globalization
We are not working to manufacture a bomb. We don't believe in a nuclear bomb. We also think that it will not affect political relations…. Nuclear bombs belong to the 20th century. We are living in a new century. We think that when it came to the ...

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Workshop on U.S. Nuclear Weapons Safety & Security – All Things Nuclear

Monday, September 30th, 2013

Workshop on U.S. Nuclear Weapons Safety & Security
All Things Nuclear
Last December UCS, in collaboration with the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), held a one-day workshop on the safety and security of U.S. nuclear weapons. About 20 people participated, including active and retired scientists ...
NNSA to keep skeleton crew to safeguard nuclear weaponsFierce Homeland Security

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Gunmen shut down Libya gas facility

Monday, September 30th, 2013
Armed men shut down a gas facility in a region mainly populated by Libya's Berber minority, with officials warning of power cuts as a result.

Martin McGuinness: ‘I think there are people aggravated by me and Sinn Fein … – The Independent

Monday, September 30th, 2013

The Independent

Martin McGuinness: 'I think there are people aggravated by me and Sinn Fein ...
The Independent
At this time of great tension, Mr McGuinness's trip to Warrington last week – to speak at the invitation of Colin and Wendy Parry, whose little boy Tim was killed by an IRA bomb 20 years ago – was a reminder of the reconciliation and that can come with ...

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Syria condemns ‘foreign terrorists’

Monday, September 30th, 2013
Syria's foreign minister claims that "terrorists from more than 83 countries" are killing soldiers and civilians across the nation.

Militants attack Yemeni army base

Monday, September 30th, 2013
Gunmen have stormed an army headquarters in southern Yemen, officials say, in the second major suspected al-Qaeda attack this month.