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Obama Defends Cuban Opening but Faults Sony Over Movie in Year-End Press … – New York Times

December 19th, 2014 No comments

New York Times
Obama Defends Cuban Opening but Faults Sony Over Movie in Year-End Press
New York Times
WASHINGTON — President Obama on Friday rejected critics who say he should not have opened American relations with Cuba because of that nation's human rights record, saying the historic thaw would give the United States more sway with the Cuban …
For Cuban-Americans in Congress, the Pain Doesn't Go AwayWall Street Journal
Breaking News: Change is going to come to Cuba, 'it has to': ObamaReuters
Obama criticizes Sony, warns pace of change in Cuba will be uncertainLos Angeles Times
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Celebrities react to latest Sony hack developments – MiamiHerald.com

December 19th, 2014 No comments

The Guardian
Celebrities react to latest Sony hack developments
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Latest reaction from Hollywood and beyond to the Sony hacking scandal and President Obama's remarks Friday that the studio "made a mistake" in not releasing its embattled film "The Interview": — "As the events of the past weeks have made painfully clear, …
Obama: Sony 'made a mistake'CNN
Evidence in Sony hack attack suggests possible involvement by Iran, China or Fox News
Obama Says Sony 'Made a Mistake' Canceling FilmWall Street Journal
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Aloha, Obamas! First Family Off to Hawaii for 16-Day Vacation – ABC News

December 19th, 2014 No comments

ABC News
Aloha, Obamas! First Family Off to Hawaii for 16-Day Vacation
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Aloha, Obama family! The president and first family are heading off to Honolulu, Hawaii, for a 16-day tropical vacation that's become their annual tradition over the Christmas and New Year holidays. "My presidency is entering the fourth quarter," President …
At His End-of-Year Press Conference, Obama Was Doing Something That Only TheBlaze.com
White House first: Women ask all questions at Obama briefingNew York Daily News
Here Are All The Men Obama Called On During His Year-End Press ConferenceHuffington Post
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Abbott says Sydney siege ‘horrific wake-up call’ – Hindustan Times

December 18th, 2014 No comments

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Abbott says Sydney siege 'horrific wake-up call'
Hindustan Times
Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott on Thursday admitted Sydney's cafe siege was "a horrific wake-up call" as details emerged of the final minutes of the standoff which left the gunman and two hostages dead. Abbott has ordered an urgent inquiry into the …
Australian PM urged to go easy on refugees after Sydney siegeYnetnews
Social media: the hostage that eluded Sydney siege gunmanReuters
Sydney siege may have been preventable, Australian PM saysFox News
The Australian (blog) -9news.com.au
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Congressional critics ready to block Obama push to normalize Cuban relations – Fox News

December 18th, 2014 No comments

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Congressional critics ready to block Obama push to normalize Cuban relations
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The historic plan announced by President Obama on Wednesday to normalize relations with Cuba was met with heavy bipartisan resistance on Capitol Hill, raising questions of whether Congress will even consider easing a more than 50-year trade embargo …
Obama Announces Historic Revamp of US-Cuba RelationsVoice of America
The ill-fated schemes to upend CastroWashington Post
Obama's Cuban DetenteWall Street Journal
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Sony cancels North Korea movie in apparent win for Pyongyang hackers – Reuters

December 18th, 2014 No comments

Reuters
Sony cancels North Korea movie in apparent win for Pyongyang hackers
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LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Sony Pictures has canceled the release of a comedy on the fictional assassination of North Korea's leader, in what appears to be an unprecedented victory for Pyongyang and its abilities to wage cyber-warfare. Hackers who said …
US Says North Korea Behind Sony CyberattackVoice of America
North Korea Behind Sony Hack: US OfficialsNBCNews.com
N Korea-linked Sony hack may be costliest everDaily Mail
Telegraph.co.uk -USA TODAY -BBC News
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Election 2016: Jeb Bush Shows Interest, and More – Wall Street Journal

December 16th, 2014 No comments

CBS News
Election 2016: Jeb Bush Shows Interest, and More
Wall Street Journal
Jeb Bush announces he is exploring a presidential run in 2016. Plus, when a workplace dispute is and isn't worth resolving. Photo: Getty. Transcript. This transcript has been automatically generated and may not be 100% accurate. the worst kept secret in the …
First take: Jeb Bush's 2016 plans pose many questionsUSA TODAY
'Onward': What Jeb Bush's campaign message says about 2016Christian Science Monitor
Jeb Bush announces he will 'actively explore' run for presidentFox News
Politico -NBCNews.com -New York Daily News
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Taliban-led attack on Pakistan school leaves 141 dead – Fox News

December 16th, 2014 No comments

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Taliban-led attack on Pakistan school leaves 141 dead
Fox News
An assault led by the Taliban on a Pakistan military-run school Tuesday left 141 people dead, 132 of which were children, officials say, in the worst attack to hit the country in years. The horrific attack in Peshawar, carried out by a relatively small number of …
Pakistani pupils recall narrow escapes, carnage in Taliban slaughterReuters
Pakistani Taliban Attack on Peshawar School Leaves 145 DeadNew York Times
Pakistan School Attack That Killed 141 Even Gets Afghan Taliban CondemnationABC News
Voice of America -Telegraph.co.uk -TIME
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Pennsylvania town tense as police hunt alleged killer – CNN

December 16th, 2014 No comments

CNN
Pennsylvania town tense as police hunt alleged killer
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(CNN) — Dread and uncertainty hung over Montgomery County, north of Philadelphia, as authorities hunted Tuesday for a former Marine reservist suspected of killing his ex-wife and five former in-laws. Schools closed and families huddled behind locked …
Iraq war vet sought in stabbing, shooting deaths of his Pennsylvania familyReuters
As manhunt for ex-Marine widens, questions raised about Iraq serviceChristian Science Monitor
Manhunt intensifies for 'armed and dangerous' Pa. man suspected of killing sixWashington Post
CBS Local -Wall Street Journal -ABC News
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Sydney Hostage Situation: 3 People Flee Lindt Chocolate Shop – ABC News

December 15th, 2014 No comments

ABC News
Sydney Hostage Situation: 3 People Flee Lindt Chocolate Shop
ABC News
Three people were seen fleeing from a Sydney cafe after they had been taken hostage — with others still held inside as neighboring blocks remain locked down as police tried to make contact with the armed perpetrator, authorities said. The hostages were …
Three hostages escape Sydney cafe during standoffUSA TODAY
Police confirm three people escape Sydney cafe where gunman holds hostagesFox News
Police Surround Sydney Cafe, Where Armed Person Holds HostagesNew York Times
Wall Street Journal -NBCNews.com -BBC News
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