Month – June 2014

Israeli PM Calls Killers of Three Israeli Teens 'Human Animals' - ABC News

ABC News Israeli PM Calls Killers of Three Israeli Teens ‘Human Animals’ABC NewsThe bodies of three Israeli teenagers who were kidnapped in the West Bank earlier this month have been found north-west of the city of Hebron, Israeli officials confirmed today. The discovery of the bodies drew a strong rebuke from Israeli Prime Minister …Kidnapped […]

Obama's immigration pivot - Politico

Reuters Obama’s immigration pivotPoliticoThe White House’s immigration reform ceasefire is over. President Barack Obama came to the Rose Garden Monday to lay out the case: he gave House Speaker John Boehner “space” to convince his members. He kept quiet about the Republicans he knew …Obama pursuing executive actions on immigration, after House effort stallsFox NewsHouse […]

Obama's immigration pivot - Politico

ABC News Obama’s immigration pivotPoliticoThe White House’s immigration reform ceasefire is over. President Barack Obama came to the Rose Garden Monday to lay out the case: he gave House Speaker John Boehner “space” to convince his members. He kept quiet about the Republicans he knew …Obama pursuing executive actions on immigration, after House effort stallsFox […]

Hobby Lobby decision 5 takeaways - Politico

Reuters Blogs Hobby Lobby decision 5 takeawaysPoliticoThe Supreme Court waited until the very end to deliver its most hotly-anticipated decision of the term: declaring in a 5-4 ruling that for-profit companies can use religious objections to avoid paying for contraception coverage required under Obamacare.Hobby Lobby: Supreme Court decision fans flames of culture warChristian Science MonitorUS […]

Rob Ford: 'I had become my own worst enemy' - CBC.ca

Toronto Star Rob Ford: ‘I had become my own worst enemy’CBC.caToronto Mayor Rob Ford says he’s sorry for some of the things he did when using drugs and alcohol, but he’s resolved to make changes in his life following a stint in rehab. Click here to read the full text of the mayor’s remarks. “When […]

Ukraine leader vows to "attack" rebels as ceasefire dropped - Channel News Asia

Channel News Asia Ukraine leader vows to “attack” rebels as ceasefire droppedChannel News AsiaUkraine’s Western-backed President Petro Poroshenko has announced that Kiev’s forces will resume a military offensive against pro-Russian rebels in east Ukraine after he opted not to prolong a shaky ceasefire. PHOTOS. Ukrainian President Petro … and more …read more Source:     

Jihadists demand allegiance to caliphate - Sky News Australia

Sky News Australia Jihadists demand allegiance to caliphateSky News AustraliaJihadists spearheading a Sunni militant offensive in Iraq have declared an Islamic caliphate and ordered Muslims worldwide to pledge allegiance to their chief, in a move the US dismissed as meaningless. Iraqi forces meanwhile have pressed a … and more …read more Source:     

BNP to Pay $8.9 Bln in Sanctions Case, Holder Says - Businessweek

Reuters BNP to Pay $8.9 Bln in Sanctions Case, Holder SaysBusinessweekJune 30 (Bloomberg) — Attorney General Eric Holder speaks about BNP Paribas SA’s agreement to plead guilty to violating U.S. sanctions and pay a record $8.9 billion penalty. BNP, France’s largest bank, admitted that it processed almost $9 billion in banned …France’s BNP to pay […]

BNP to Pay $8.9 Bln in Sanctions Case, Holder Says - Businessweek

The Guardian BNP to Pay $8.9 Bln in Sanctions Case, Holder SaysBusinessweekJune 30 (Bloomberg) — Attorney General Eric Holder speaks about BNP Paribas SA’s agreement to plead guilty to violating U.S. sanctions and pay a record $8.9 billion penalty. BNP, France’s largest bank, admitted that it processed almost $9 billion in banned …France’s BNP to […]

300 more US troops headed to Iraq - CBS News

CBS News 300 more US troops headed to IraqCBS NewsWASHINGTON The U.S. is sending another 300 troops to Iraq to beef up security at the U.S. Embassy and elsewhere in the Baghdad area to protect U.S. citizens and property, officials said Monday. The new injection of manpower brings the total number of …Obama Orders 200 […]