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  • Eric Garner’s Deadly Confrontation With NY Police
    New-york-police-diaalnews.com 2014-07-29 18:35:55 UTC
    <strong>Behind the Video of Eric Garner’s Deadly Confrontation With New York Police TIME talks with the man who filmed the fatal incident on Staten Island</strong> On July 17, Ramsey Orta was talking to his friend, Eric Garner, about where t...
  • Russia on point of leaving 1987 arms-control treaty
    Cold_war_era_arms-control_treaty 2014-07-29 17:02:39 UTC
    Russia may be on the point of walking out of a major cold war era arms-control treaty, Russian analysts have said, after President Obama accused Moscow of violating the accord by testing a cruise missile. There has been evidence at least since ...
  • Blaming Obama for a messy world
    Obama 2014-07-29 16:41:12 UTC
    The world was a mess long before President Barack Obama first took the oath of office, writes the Chicago Tribune's Steve Chapman. To lay the blame for the crises of varying magnitudes in Ukraine, Israel, Syria, Iran and China at the feet of th...
  • Why is all the news bad?
    Bad-news-diaalnews.com 2014-07-29 16:13:50 UTC
    <strong>Why are newspapers and TV broadcasts filled with disaster, corruption and incompetence? It may be because we’re drawn to depressing stories without realising, says psychologist Tom Stafford.</strong> When you read the news, sometimes it...
  • California wildfires destroy 10 homes
    Two_california_wildfires_destroy_10_homes 2014-07-28 06:14:27 UTC
    <strong>Two fast-moving wildfires in California have destroyed 10 homes and have forced the evacuation of hundreds more, US officials say.</strong> In the Sacramento region, a fire has spread to cover an area of about 4,000 acres, while another...
  • Ebola outbreak: Sierra Leone escaped patient dies
    Ebola_outbreak-_sierra_leone_escaped_patient_dies 2014-07-26 22:32:39 UTC
    A Sierra Leone woman who fled hospital after testing positive for the Ebola virus has died after turning herself in, health officials have told the BBC. Her family had forcibly removed her from a public hospital on Thursday. Since February, ...
  • Kids, guns and the American way
    American_way-diaalnews.com 2014-07-25 20:42:21 UTC
    In February, a nine-year-old Arkansas boy called Hank asked his uncle if he could head off on his own from their remote camp to hunt a rabbit with his .22 calibre rifle. “I said all right,” recalled his uncle Brent later. “It wasn’t a concern. Som...
  • Air Algerie AH5017: 'No survivors' from crash in Mali
    Air_alg%c3%a9rie_flight_ah5017_wreckage_'found_in_mali'-diaalnews.com 2014-07-25 21:58:21 UTC
    There are no survivors from the Air Algerie AH5017 passenger jet that crashed in Mali, says the French President, Francois Hollande. Mr Hollande said one flight data recorder had been recovered, after French troops reached the crash site near M...
  • Gaza Bloodbath: Israel attacks UN school, Kills at Least 16
    15655_gaza_bloodbath-_israel_attacks_un_school__kills_at_least_16-diaalnews.com 2014-07-24 17:40:07 UTC
    Israeli tank shells hit a compound housing a UN school in the northern Gaza Strip on Thursday, killing at least 16 people and wounding dozens who were seeking shelter from fierce clashes on the streets outside. Pools of blood soiled the school ...
  • US lifts ban on flights to Tel Aviv
    Us_lifts_ban_on_flights_to_tel_aviv-diaalnews.com 2014-07-24 07:17:03 UTC
    The US aviation regulator has lifted its ban on US carriers flying to Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion airport. But it has warned that the situation with the conflict in Gaza remains "very fluid". The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) first impo...
  • MH17: Netherlands holds solemn ceremony for victims
    Plan 2014-07-23 17:32:24 UTC
    The Netherlands has received the first victims' bodies from crashed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 in a solemn ceremony at Eindhoven air base. Forty hearses left for the town of Hilversum where the formal identification process will begin. Th...
  • UN warns of Israel's military actions in Gaza 'war crimes'
    Israels_gaza_'war_crimes'-diaalnews.com 2014-07-23 17:00:11 UTC
    The UN's top human rights official has condemned Israel's military actions in the Gaza Strip, saying that war crimes may have been committed. Navi Pillay told an emergency debate at the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva that Israel's military o...
  • MH17: Putin 'created conditions' | Separatists 'shot down'
    Us-_russia_'created_conditions'_and_separatists_shot_down_mh17 2014-07-23 07:22:20 UTC
    US intelligence officials accused Moscow of "creating the conditions" that resulted in the death of 298 people aboard the Malaysian Airlines jet shot down last week over a part of Ukraine controlled by Russia-backed separatists. But in a partia...
  • George Clooney Says He’s “Marrying Up” With Fiancée Amal Alamuddin
    Amal_alamuddin-george_clooney-diaalnews.com 2014-07-22 06:19:40 UTC
    Sorry ladies, but George Clooney is gushing over his fiancée yet again. In a new interview with Variety, the actor drops a huge compliment when briefly discussing his engagement to Amal Alamuddin. "I'm marrying up," he proclaims with regard to h...
  • JK Rowling: Crime thriller will run longer than Harry Potter
    Jk_rowling_crime_thriller 2014-07-22 06:19:26 UTC
    JK Rowling has said she plans to pen many more crime thrillers, and to create a series that will run for even longer than her seven hugely successful Harry Potter books, which over a decade have proved to be one of the bestselling book series in h...
  • James Garner dies aged 86
    James_garner-diaalnews.com 2014-07-20 21:18:03 UTC
    The actor James Garner has died at the age of 86, Los Angeles police have confirmed. Garner was best known for his primetime television roles as a wisecracking frontier gambler on Maverick and as an ex-con turned private eye on The Rockford Fil...
  • MH17 Crash: Pro-Russian Separatists Destroying Evidence
    Mh17-diaalnews.com 2014-07-19 15:33:31 UTC
    Ukraine has accused pro-Russian militiamen at the site of the Malaysia Airlines crash of trying to destroy evidence of an "international crime". For a second day, OSCE monitors at the scene have had their movements restricted by militiamen. ...
  • OSCE: Ukraine rebels 'limit investigation'
    Obama 2014-07-19 08:15:56 UTC
    A team of international observers say pro-Russian rebels in Ukraine have limited their access to the wreckage of a Malaysia Airlines plane. An OSCE spokesman said access to the site had been controlled by armed men, with one firing shots into t...
  • Israel begins ground offensive in Gaza
    Israel-gaza-diaalnews.com 2014-07-17 20:17:27 UTC
    JERUSALEM — Israel began a ground invasion into the Gaza Strip Thursday night, saying it would target tunnels that can infiltrate its territory after cease-fire talks failed to de-escalate the air war that has raged for 10 days. The military re...
  • German goalkeeper clatters into Gonzalo Higuain
    21 2014-07-15 07:56:32 UTC
    There were echoes of Harald Schumacher's infamous pole-axing of Patrick Battiston as Manuel Neuer clattered in to Gonzalo Higuain in Sunday night's World Cup final. There were similarly farcical scenes at the Maracana as referee Nicola Rizzoli ...
  • GERMANY WIN THE WORLD CUP 2014
    Germany-world_cup_winner 2014-07-13 21:50:03 UTC
    A goal worthy of winning a World Cup final! The sort of thing, in fact, folk were expecting from Lionel Messi. But it was not to be for Argentina. Sabella looks crushed, the poor man. Mascherano is in tears, as is Aguero. Messi runs his fingers th...
  • Brazil 0 Holland 3 - Play-off for third place - live!
    Brazil-holland_diaalnes 2014-07-12 22:02:59 UTC
    Deserved bronze medals for the Dutch, undefeated in seven games. As with half-time, the final whistle is accompanied by boooooooooos and disappointment. This was supposed to be their tournament but the country will remember it for all the wrong re...
  • Argentina win 4-2 on penalties | Full Time 0-0
    Argentina-holland-diaalnews.com 2014-07-11 06:51:46 UTC
    It will be fascinating to see what Alejandro Sabella does with his starting XI on Sunday. It will be interesting to see if Lionel Messi can wake up and match Javier Mascherano's application. Cillessen probably should have kept that Maxi penalty ou...
  • Brazil 1 Germany 7: World Cup 2014 semi-final - as it happened
    Brazil_-_germany-diaalnews.com 2014-07-09 18:03:04 UTC
    After the biggest humiliation in the history of Brazilian football, it's difficult to know how many of those players will be able to bounce back from what happened tonight. The crowd boos and barracks them, while their shell-shocked players are co...
  • Holland v Costa Rica: Quarter-final - as it happened
    Costa-ricas-goalkeeper-ke-011 2014-07-07 03:09:51 UTC
    FULL TIME: Holland 0-0 Costa Rica (Holland win 4-3 on penalties) Shame, shame, shame. What a shame for the brave and occasionally brilliant Costa Ricans. In the end, after all their goalkeeper Keylor Navas's heroics, it was Tim Krul who ended up ...