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White House intruder was carrying a knife, court document says – Fox News

September 21st, 2014 No comments

Fox News
White House intruder was carrying a knife, court document says
Fox News
The White House intruder who jumped a security fence on Friday and got inside the presidential mansion was carrying a knife, according to the criminal complaint obtained by Fox News and contrary to initial reports that the man was unarmed. According to the …
White House intruder was armed with a knifeChicago Tribune
Man Who Jumped White House Fence Had Knife; Secret Service Steps Up Huffington Post
Officials: White House intruder had knifePolitico
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‘See it your hearts to release my husband’, says Alan Henning’s wife – The Times (subscription)

September 21st, 2014 No comments

The Times (subscription)
'See it your hearts to release my husband', says Alan Henning's wife
The Times (subscription)
The wife of Alan Henning, a volunteer aid worker threatened with beheading by Islamic State jihadists, has issued an open appeal to the jihadists to “see it in their hearts” to release him. Barbara Henning described her husband as a “peaceful, selfless man” …
Wife of British Islamic State hostage pleads for his releaseChannel News Asia
Hostage Alan Henning's family make desperate plea for mercyTelegraph.co.uk
Wife Of Alan Henning Issues Plea To CaptorsSky News

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Pat Roberts Heads To Swing-Voting East Kansas – Huffington Post

September 20th, 2014 No comments

New York Times
Pat Roberts Heads To Swing-Voting East Kansas
Huffington Post
Senator Pat Roberts, a Rebublican from Kansas, speaks during a Senate Finance Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Thursday, Oct.10, 2013. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew warned that the congressional deadlock over the U.S. …
Democrats Pin Senate Hopes on a KansanNew York Times
GOP's Roberts heads to swing-voting east KansasKansas First News

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As it happened: Scottish independence campaign, 6am to 12pm on results day … – Telegraph.co.uk

September 19th, 2014 No comments

Telegraph.co.uk
As it happened: Scottish independence campaign, 6am to 12pm on results day
Telegraph.co.uk
… – Results tracker – Lord Barnett calls own formula 'fundamentally flawed' – Scotland rejects independence – One by one the strongholds fell – Queen to give statement on result – Scottish MPs barred from English law votes – Police probe Glasgow electoral …
Scotland Rejects Independence as U.K. Vows to Give It More PowerBloomberg
UK remains united after Scotland referendumChron.com
Markets Show Initial Relief at Scotland Votes 'No'New York Times
Xinhua -BBC News -TIME
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First French airstrike destroys ISIS depot in Iraq – CTV News

September 19th, 2014 No comments

CTV News
First French airstrike destroys ISIS depot in Iraq
CTV News
PARIS — Joining U.S. forces acting in Iraqi skies, French fighter jets struck Friday against the militant Islamic State group, destroying a logistics depot, Iraqi and French officials said. A pair of Rafale fighter jets accompanied by support planes struck in northern …
Islamic State: France joins US air campaign in Iraq, hitting logistics depotChristian Science Monitor
French jets strike in Iraq, expanding US-led campaign against Islamic StateReuters UK
France strikes Islamic State group's depot in IraqTelegraph.co.uk
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Convicted Florida felon kills his 6 grandchildren, daughter, and himself – Toledo Blade

September 19th, 2014 No comments

NPR
Convicted Florida felon kills his 6 grandchildren, daughter, and himself
Toledo Blade
BELL, Fla. — Authorities say a man with an extensive criminal record — he spent time in prison a decade ago for the shooting death of his young son — killed six of his grandchildren, his adult daughter and himself in a rampage Thursday at a home in a small …
Police hunting for motive after grandfather kills 6 kids, daughterChicago Tribune
8 Dead Including 6 Children in Gilchrist County Murder-SuicideWCJB
Deputies to host press conference on Bell shootingSun Sentinel
Greensboro News & Record
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Jonathan Dwyer arrested amid tumult over off-field incidents – Los Angeles Times

September 18th, 2014 No comments

NBCNews.com
Jonathan Dwyer arrested amid tumult over off-field incidents
Los Angeles Times
Phoenix police officers escort Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer to jail following his arrest on aggravated assault charges on Wednesday. Phoenix police officers escort Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer to jail following his arrest …
Cardinals' Dwyer arrested on assault chargesSFGate
Cardinals deactivate RB Jonathan Dwyer after arrestUSA TODAY
Arizona Cardinals shut down running back Jonathan Dwyer over domestic New York Daily News
NBCNews.com -Christian Science Monitor
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Obama Promises Again Not to Send Ground Troops to Fight Militants – New York Times

September 18th, 2014 No comments

New York Times
Obama Promises Again Not to Send Ground Troops to Fight Militants
New York Times
President Obama on Wednesday told soldiers at MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa, Fla., that they would not be sent into combat against Islamic militants in Iraq. Credit Doug Mills/The New York Times. Continue reading the main story. Continue reading the …
Iraq PM tells US 'we don't want' ground troopsCBC.ca
House approves Obama's Iraq-Syria military strategy amid skepticismWashington Post
Senators assail Obama plans to fight Islamic State in Syria and IraqMiamiHerald.com
Wall Street Journal -The Nation -The Australian
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Divided, Scots prepare to vote on fate of the United Kingdom – Reuters

September 18th, 2014 No comments

Reuters
Divided, Scots prepare to vote on fate of the United Kingdom
Reuters
EDINBURGH (Reuters) – Just hours before Scotland's independence referendum, the fate of the United Kingdom rests on hundreds of thousands of wavering Scottish voters, as opinion polls showed supporters of the 307-year union just a whisker ahead of …
16-, 17-year-olds get to vote on Scottish independenceUSA TODAY
As Scotland votes today, excitement, anxiety mountsIndian Express
On eve of Scottish independence referendum, British PM admits 'UK is nervous'Times of India
ABC Online -Daily Mail -Financial Times
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London Repeats Offer of New Powers if Scotland Votes No on Independence – New York Times

September 16th, 2014 No comments

Daily Mail
London Repeats Offer of New Powers if Scotland Votes No on Independence
New York Times
LONDON — With two days of fevered campaigning left before Scotland votes in a referendum on independence, the leaders of the three main British political parties renewed a pledge on Tuesday to grant Scots “extensive new powers” if they reject secession.
Scotland Independence Vote Raises Specter of 'Ununited' KingdomABC News
UK party leaders promise Scotland new powers ahead of key independence voteCNN
Leaders pledge greater powers in final bid to sway Scottish voteThe Australian
Reuters UK -Businessweek -Scotsman
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