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Reports: U.S. spy agencies mined Internet data

America's top intelligence official on Thursday night challenged news reports claiming Facebook posts, Gmail messages and more have been intercepted for years in a vast data-mining operation, saying the reports "contain numerous inaccuracies."The Guardian, a British newspaper, and the Washington Post reported Thursday that U.S. Show More Summary

Phone records 'beyond Orwellian' or useful?

Frightening government overreach or valuable law enforcement tool?That's the question politicians in Washington, and millions of citizens around the United States, asked Thursday thanks to a jolting report suggesting the government has...Show More Summary

Mexico: Army Rescues 165 Kidnapped Migrants

The Mexican army has freed 165 migrants – including two pregnant women and 20 children – who were kidnapped and held for several weeks by a criminal gang.The migrants, mostly from Central America, were trying to cross into the US from...Show More Summary

Ex-Military Recruited For Teaching Careers

From the Parade Ground to the playground, square bashing to square roots, the Government is trying to get former soldiers sailors, airmen and women and marines fast-tracked into the teaching profession.The idea - pioneered in the USShow More Summary

Teachers Face Ban Over Indecent Child Images......Why not Jail?

Anyone cautioned or prosecuted for offences involving indecent images of children in the future will be banned from teaching, the Department for Education has warned.The announcement was made as Education Secretary Michael Gove comes...Show More Summary

4.5 Magnitude Earthquake OFFSHORE VALPARAISO, CHILE - 7th June 2013

Magnitude mb 4.5Region OFFSHORE VALPARAISO, CHILEDate time 2013-06-07 06:28:14.0 UTCLocation 32.81 S ; 71.81 WDepth 20 kmDistances 30 km NW of Valparaíso, Chile / pop: 282,448 / local time: 02:28:14.0 2013-06-07

4.7 Magnitude Earthquake NEAR EAST COAST OF KAMCHATKA - 7th June 2013

Magnitude mb 4.7Region NEAR EAST COAST OF KAMCHATKADate time 2013-06-07 05:27:28.0 UTCLocation 54.70 N ; 160.41 EDepth 110 kmDistances 175 km SE of Esso, Russia / pop: 1,965 / local time: 18:27:28.0 2013-06-07

4.9 Magnitude Earthquake SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS REGION - 7th June 2013

Magnitude mb 4.9Region SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS REGIONDate time 2013-06-07 03:40:26.0 UTCLocation 55.59 S ; 26.65 WDepth 40 kmDistances 3224 km SE of Montevideo, Uruguay / pop: 1,270,737 / local time: 00:40:26.0 2013-06-07

North Korea says to reopen hotline with South, seeks weekend talks

North Korea said it would reopen a Red Cross hotline with South Korea on Friday and invited officials from Seoul to talks over the weekend, a further sign Pyongyang wants to improve ties after a barrage of threats to wage war earlier...Show More Summary

Turkish PM cheered in show of strength as protests go on

Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan told thousands of cheering supporters on Friday his authority came from the ballot box and urged them not to be drawn into violence, in a show of ruling party strength after a week of fierce anti-government...Show More Summary

Facebook denies providing government 'direct access' to servers

Facebook Inc said Thursday it does not provide any government agency with "direct access" to its servers, denying a central element of a Washington Post report.The Post reported on Thursday that the U.S. National Security Agency and the FBI are "tapping directly into the central servers of nine leading U.S. Show More Summary

Abdelkader El Janabi and Alex Wilson-Fletcher Jailed for raping a teenage boy in the toilets of a Debenhams store

Abdelkader El Janabi, 55, and Alex Wilson-Fletcher, 42, abducted their 14-year-old victim in Manchester's Arndale Centre on a busy Saturday afternoon last summer.They marched him to the toilets of a nearby Debenhams where they carried...Show More Summary

3.7 Magnitude Earthquake NORTHERN CALIFORNIA - 7th June 2013

Magnitude Ml 3.7Region NORTHERN CALIFORNIADate time 2013-06-07 03:56:34.0 UTCLocation 40.21 N ; 121.12 WDepth 1 kmDistances 14 km SE of Chester, United States / pop: 2,144 / local time: 20:56:34.0 2013-06-06

Bolivia 'Rapist' Buried Alive With Victim

A suspected rapist and murderer has been buried alive in the grave of his alleged victim by enraged villagers, according to reports.Santos Ramos, 17, had been identified by Bolivian police as a possible culprit in the death of 35-year-old...Show More Summary

Selfridges 'Smash And Grab': Two Men Held

Two men have been arrested after passers-by reportedly pinned them down them after an audacious raid at Selfridges.The robbery happened late on Thursday evening while customers were shopping in the world famous department store in London's...Show More Summary

4.7 Magnitude Earthquake GULF OF CALIFORNIA - 7th June 2013

Magnitude mb 4.7Region GULF OF CALIFORNIADate time 2013-06-07 03:17:55.0 UTCLocation 30.09 N ; 114.17 WDepth 10 kmDistances 121 km SE of San Felipe, Mexico / pop: 15,386 / local time: 20:17:55.0 2013-06-06

4.3 Magnitude Earthquake OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR - 7th June 2013

Magnitude mb 4.3Region OFFSHORE EL SALVADORDate time 2013-06-07 02:24:38.0 UTCLocation 12.78 N ; 88.98 WDepth 10 kmDistances 72 km SW of Puerto El Triunfo, El Salvador / pop: 19,074 / local time: 20:24:38.0 2013-06-06

4.7 Magnitude Earthquake OFF COAST OF O'HIGGINS, CHILE - 6th June 2013

Magnitude mb 4.7Region OFF COAST OF O'HIGGINS, CHILEDate time 2013-06-06 21:20:31.0 UTCLocation 34.10 S ; 73.11 WDepth 15 kmDistances 148 km SW of San Antonio, Chile / pop: 85,651 / local time: 17:20:31.0 2013-06-06

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