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Claire and Robin's Romantic Greek Wedding

2 hours agoNews : CitizenSugar

Claire and Robin's Greek Island wedding looked like it was out of an actual fairy tale. The event took place at the Poseidonion Grand Hotel, a 100-year-old building right on the coast of the island of Spetses, Greece. The ceremony was...Show More Summary

Bombardier CSeries suffers setback as first client backs off

2 hours agoNews : The Newsroom

Sweden's Braathens Aviation said it no longer wishes to be the first operator of Bombardier's new CSeries jets, adding to the troubled Canadian manufacturer's woes. "We have informed Bombardier that we will not assume the role of formal launch operator of the aircraft type," Braathens said in its second-quarter interim report published Friday. Show More Summary

Ebola-hit Liberia bans sailors from disembarking

Liberia on Saturday said it would deny permission for any crew to disembark from ships at the country's four seaports until the Ebola epidemic ravaging west Africa was under control. Sailors on commercial ships can normally ask for a...Show More Summary

Gulf Meeting Ends Without Clear End to Qatar Spat

A meeting of Gulf foreign ministers ended on Saturday without a clear way out of a monthslong diplomatic spat with Qatar, although some envoys signaled that progress had been made. Saudi Arabia, along with the United Arab Emirates and...Show More Summary

Pro-Russia rebels confident after making gains

2 hours agoNews : The Newsroom

STAROBESHEVE, Ukraine (AP) — As the survivor of a tank attack on a Ukrainian army truck was being carried into an ambulance, he was showered with verbal abuse by a rebel fighter.

California governor lauds passage of 'historic' sick leave bill

2 hours agoNews : The Newsroom

By Brendan O'Brien (Reuters) - A measure to grant California workers mandatory sick leave that passed the state legislature early on Saturday appeared poised to become law after Governor Jerry Brown lauded it as a historic achievement. Show More Summary

As Bombs Go Silent, Testimonies Mount That Israeli Soldiers Used Gazans as Human Shields

Accusation made by Palestinians, several NGOs, and the United Nations against Israel for its use of Palestinian civilians as human shields.

U.N. Peacekeepers Rescued After Being Trapped By Syrian Militants

2 hours agoNews : The Two-Way

Dozens of blue-helmeted Filipino soldiers were extracted after a firefight with militants on the Syrian side of the Golan Heights.

Poland's Tusk named EU president, Mogherini to head diplomacy

2 hours agoNews : The Newsroom

Brussels (AFP) - European leaders named Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk as the next EU president and Italian Foreign Minister Federica Mogherini to head the bloc's foreign service, current leader Herman Van Rompuy said Saturday.

Clashes at Stockholm protest against neo-Nazis

2 hours agoNews : The Newsroom

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Swedish riot police briefly clashed with thousands of people protesting against a neo-Nazi political party's election rally in Stockholm about two weeks before a parliamentary vote.

Muslim Brotherhood spiritual leader get life in prison

A Cairo court has sentenced Muslim Brotherhood spiritual leader Mohammed Badie and seven others to life in prison on charges of planning riots, murder and sabotage, Egypt’s state news agency said. The case stems from violence that took...Show More Summary

‘Dark Lord’ Arrested For Desecrating Bible

Everyone can rest easily – Arizona police have arrested the “Dark Lord” for burning a bible outside of a mission in Prescott, Arizona. The Prescott Police Department were summoned to the Gospel Rescue Mission when someone reported that “a man was burning something on the front step of the mission.” When the police responded, they

Southampton beats West Ham 3-1 for 1st league win

2 hours agoNews : The Newsroom

LONDON (AP) — France midfielder Morgan Schneiderlin scored twice as Southampton beat West Ham 3-1 in the Premier League on Saturday to earn a first win of the season under new manager Ronald Koeman.

SPONSORED POST: How to Make Summer Last Longer

2 hours agoNews : The Newsroom

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EU leaders to pick new foreign policy chief

European Union leaders are set to decide who will get the prestigious job as the 28-nation bloc’s foreign policy chief for the next five years. The heads of state and government are widely expected to nominate Italy’s Foreign Minister...Show More Summary

Philippine peacekeepers rescued from militants in Golan: U.N.

Thirty-two U.N. peacekeepers were rescued from Islamist militants who had fired on their post on the Syrian side of the Golan Heights on Saturday, the United Nations said. Another group of U.N. soldiers - also from the Philippines - remained trapped by the Islamists who surrounded their positions on Thursday, and a gun battle was ongoing, the U.N. Show More Summary

Pacino does double duty at Venice Film Festival

2 hours agoNews : The Newsroom

VENICE, Italy (AP) — Al Pacino is making two trips up the red carpet at the Venice Film Festival on Saturday, with a pair of movies about aging, regret, giving up and letting go.

Second Chances: East Harlem Firehouse to Become New Cultural Center

A disused firehouse at 120 East 125th Street in East Harlem will get a second chance at life, thanks to the efforts of Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito, according to Untapped Cities. The firehouse is one of five that were decommissioned...

How is Common Core playing out in all 50 states and DC?

The Common Core standards are math and English benchmarks describing what students should know after completing each grade. They were developed by states to allow comparison of students’ performance. More than 40 states have adoptedShow More Summary

Pakistan PM dismisses political crisis as 'tiny storm'

Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Saturday dismissed a political crisis triggered by protests aimed at unseating his government as "a tiny storm" that would be ended soon. Thousands of supporters of opposition leader Imran Khan...Show More Summary

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