Top Stories Headlines

Pataki blames de Blasio

CNN - Found 58 minutes ago
(CNN) -- Not too long after a man ambushed and killed two police officers sitting in a patrol car in New York City , the finger-pointing started. Ismaaiyl Brinsley walked up to officers Wenjian Liu and Rafael Ramos on Saturday in Brooklyn, and shot both in the head, authorities said. Police said he ...
NY police 'assassinated' in ambush - CNN
Heroes' Salute: Firefighters Honor Slain NYPD Cops -
Threats were posted before ambush - CNN
Explore All

CBS News

Pakistan resumes prisoner executions in wake of school massacre

USA Today - Found 13 hours ago
Pakistan says it has resumed executions of prisoners in the wake of a Taliban massacre at a school that left at least 132 students dead. Mana Rabiee reports. Video provided by Reuters Newslook Video Transcript Automatically Generated Transcript (may not be 100% accurate) 00:01 The army public school ...
Six Militants Killed in U.S. Drone Attacks in Pakistan - New York Times
Pakistan: Several Taliban killed Saturday following school massacre - CNN
Pakistan forces 'kill five Taliban' - BBC
Explore All

The Week

Obama: We're not at cyber war with North Korea

USA Today - Found 1 hour ago
The United States is not at cyber war with North Korea, President Obama said in an interview broadcast Sunday, and will "respond proportionately" as he accused that nation of the hack attack on Sony Pictures. "I don't think it was an act of war," Obama said on CNN's State of the Union. "I think it ...
White House 'pleased' Sony looking for new ways to distribute 'The Interview' - N. Korea proposes joint hacking probe ... -
U.S. Seeks Help from China With Korean Hackers - ABC News
U.S. asks China to help combat North Korean hacking - Washington Post
Explore All

Reuters India

United States World

Protesters Shut Down Part of Mall of America - Found 16 hours ago
Parts of the massive Mall of America were temporarily closed Saturday following a demonstration against racial profiling and police brutality at one of the nation's largest shopping centers. A large crowd gathered in the Bloomington, Minnesota, mall rotunda just before 2 p.m. local time and staged a ...
Major Malls Targeted for Police Brutality Protests -
Arrests at 'Black Lives Matter' protest - CNN
Explore All


Video shows aftermath of Ray Rice's elevator incident - Found 1 hour ago
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. – A video released Friday shows Ray Rice's then-fiancee crying and kissing him while they are both handcuffed and being taken to jail by police officers after Rice punched her in a casino elevator. The video was obtained by ABC News through a public records request filed with ...
Ray Rice, fiancée nuzzled after punch? - CNN
Third Ray Rice Video Surfaces, Showing the Couple Post-Assault - Time
Explore All

Soledad O'Brien: What my mother left behind

CNN - Found 22 hours ago
Editor's note: Soledad O'Brien is the CEO of Starfish Media Group and author of "Latino in America," in which she and her co-author Rose Arce tell the story of her family's Cuban roots. (CNN) -- What dare I think about Cuba? My mom left the island to escape the poverty, the racism and the sweltering ...
It was past time to restore relations with Cuba - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Cuba: Gambling could return - Minneapolis Star Tribune
Explore All

CBS News

U.S. Asks China to Help Rein in Korean Hackers

New York Times - Found 18 hours ago
As part of its response to the assault at Sony Pictures, the Obama administration has asked China to assist in blocking North Korea’s ability to launch cyberattacks.
N. Korea Proposes Joint Probe Over Sony Hacking - Time
Obama: U.S. will respond to North Korea as we choose - USA Today
Explore All

USA Today

VIDEO: Gay Asian support group created

BBC - Found 21 hours ago
A support group has been set up in memory of an Asian doctor who took his own life, days after telling his family he was gay. Dr Naz Mahmood fell to his death from his London flat in July. Homosexuality remains taboo for many in the Asian community for religious and cultural reasons, with some gay ...
China’s Electroshock Gay-Conversion Case - Daily Beast
Gay Asian support group created - BBC
Explore All


Australian mother charged with murder of 8 children

CNN - Found 4 hours ago
(CNN) -- As Australia grapples with another shocking tragedy -- the deaths of eight children in one home -- the mother of seven of them might be able to explain what happened. Police have charged the 37-year-old woman in Friday's deaths in a suburb of Cairns. She faces eight counts of murder, ...
Mother charged with murder of 8 - CNN
Mom charged in deaths of 8 kids - CNN
Explore All

Reuters UK

Politics Entertainment

Obama: We're not at cyber war with North Korea

USA Today - Found 1 hour ago
The United States is not at cyber war with North Korea, President Obama said in an interview broadcast Sunday, and will "respond proportionately" as he accused that nation of the hack attack on Sony Pictures. "I don't think it was an act of war," Obama said on CNN's State of the Union. "I think it ...
White House 'pleased' Sony looking for new ways to distribute 'The Interview' - N. Korea proposes joint hacking probe ... -
U.S. Seeks Help from China With Korean Hackers - ABC News
Explore All

Reuters India

Cuban exiles protest new Obama policy - Found 2 hours ago
MIAMI – Cuban opposition leaders from the island joined Cuban American politicians and activists on Saturday, pledging to oppose President Barack Obama's plan to normalize relations with the communist nation and disputing the notion that their community is split by a generational divide. "The ...
VIDEO: Castro delivers defiant speech - BBC
Cuban exiles protest Obama's move to normalize relations -
Explore All

U.S. transfers 4 more Guantanamo detainees

CNN - Found 20 hours ago
(CNN) -- The U.S. government continues to shrink its ranks of Guantanamo Bay detainees, announcing Saturday that four more have been repatriated -- this time to Afghanistan. The Defense Department identified the quartet as Shawali Khan, Khi Ali Gul, Abdul Ghani and Mohammed Zahir. The U.S. Air Force ...
US sends 4 Afghans back home from Guantanamo -
US sends 4 Afghans home from Guantanamo; move seen as sign of confidence in new Afghan leader -
Explore All


TV presenter Flack wins Strictly

BBC - Found 2 hours ago
Strictly winner Caroline Flack and dance partner Pasha Kovalev made history with three perfect scores in the final.
VIDEO: Caroline Flack wins BBC's Strictly - BBC
Strictly 2014 winner is crowned - BBC
Explore All


Happy Day: Elton John, David Furnish Marry in England

ABC News - Found 1 hour ago
Entertainer Elton John and longtime mate David Furnish have officially converted their civil partnership into a marriage. The ceremony took place exactly nine years after they entered into a civil partnership. The couple was able to marry under new laws that took effect in England earlier this year. ...
Elton John and David Furnish marry - BBC
Elton John, David Furnish tie the knot again - CBC
Explore All

Malta Independent Daily

Kate Upton wins 'Sexiest Woman' award - Found 41 minutes ago
Model Kate Upton arrives at the People Magazine Awards in Beverly Hills, California. (Reuters) No shocker there. Kate Upton was bestowed “Sexiest Woman” at the inaugural People Magazine Awards, reports Rob Shuter of naughtygossip. The magazine is famous for naming the “Sexiest Man Alive” and ...
For Kate Upton, (pretty) skin is in - USA Today
National Entertainment 'People' magazine names Kate Upton the sexiest woman alive - Chicago Sun-Times
Explore All

Science/Tech Sports

Here's what astronauts aboard Orion will see during re-entry

Engadget - Found 20 hours ago
Most of us will never be astronauts -- sorry to break it to ya -- but we can at least pretend to be aboard the Orion capsule with this video (below the fold), courtesy of NASA. Orion's camera captured 10 minutes of footage from the time it started blazing through Earth's atmosphere until it deployed ...
The best space flight photos of the year - USA Today
Get an Astronaut's-Eye View of Orion Spaceship Ride -
Explore All

Nasa plans airships city for manned Venus mission

Hindustan Times - Found 4 hours ago
Nasa plans to send solar-powered airships to explore Venus' atmosphere and to eventually establish a permanent human colony in a floating cloud city above the Earth's nearest planetary neighbour. Dale Arney and Chris Jones, from the Space Mission Analysis Branch of Nasa's Systems Analysis and ...
Airships, floating city: NASA's plan for manned Venus mission -
Watch: NASA Envisions Human Colony on Venus - Epoch Times
Explore All


Sony’s ‘Pineapple Express 2’ Drama

Daily Beast - Found 11 hours ago
Fans have been clamoring for a sequel to the 2008 action-comedy starring Seth Rogen and James Franco, and hacked emails reveal Sony’s budgetary restrictions have stalled it. If the FBI, President Obama, and George Clooney are to be believed, the North Korean government tapped a hacking collective ...
US insists North Korea behind hack - BBC
North Korea calls for joint probe with U.S. into Sony hack - Washington Post
Explore All

Daily Beast

Ellis leads Mavericks past Spurs in Rondo's Dallas debut (VIDEO) - Found 5 hours ago
The star of Rajon Rondo's debut with the Dallas Mavericks on Saturday night was Monta Ellis -- the teammate whom the Mavericks hope helps Rondo form a lethal backcourt combination that will make them championship contenders. Ellis equaled his season high with 38 points, including 11 during the final ...
Rondo (6 pts, 9 ast) makes Mavs debut -
Ellis, Rondo lead Mavs over Spurs -
Explore All

Dallas Morning News

Hartlepool won't sign Evans

Orange UK - Found 1 hour ago
:35 Hartlepool have announced they will not sign convicted rapist Ched Evans, after manager Ronnie Moore expressed some interest in the 25-year-old. Moore, who took charge of the League Two club last week, had said on Saturday that signing Evans was a "possibilty" and that the player had "served his ...
comments from manager Ronnie Moore -
Hartlepool will NOT be signing Evans, insist League Two club - TalkSport
Explore All

Chargers rally for OT win to keep playoff hopes alive

USA Today - Found 4 hours ago
San Diego Chargers 5hr Philip Rivers leads comeback to keep Chargers’ playoff hopes alive By Steven Ruiz (Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports) Chargers rally to win: The 49ers led 28-7 at the half, but the offense stalled out in the second half and allowed Philip Rivers to atone for his early mistakes. ...
Chargers mount masterful comeback, top 49ers in OT -
Chargers rally, top 49ers on FG in OT -
Explore All

Houston Chronicle

Health Business

WHO: Recorded Ebola Deaths Top 7,000

Time - Found 17 hours ago
(CONAKRY, Guinea) — The worst Ebola outbreak on record has now killed more than 7,000 people, with many of the latest deaths reported in Sierra Leone, the World Health Organization said as United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon continued his tour of Ebola-affected countries in West Africa on ...
Liberia holds vote delayed by Ebola - BBC
Sierra Leone bikers spread the message to fight Ebola - USA Today
Explore All


Australian Premier's dope plan for NSW gets underway

ONE News - Found 11 hours ago
Trials of medical cannabis gets underway in NSW this week but it could take years before it's approved for mainstream use. "Medical cannabis' time has come," Premier Mike Baird told reporters. The $9.4 million trials will be conducted on children with severe epilepsy, terminally ill adults and those ...
Medical marijuana contract awarded - Prague Post
State ‘out of step’ on cannabis - Tasmanian Examiner
Explore All

Prague Post

VIDEO: Ambulance targets plan leaked

BBC - Found 2 hours ago
Target times for ambulances to reach some seriously ill patients could be lengthened, the BBC has learned. A leaked NHS document includes plans to change the response time for those with "serious but not the most life-threatening" conditions - from eight to 19 minutes in England. Chris Mason ...
Ambulance wait times 'may increase' - BBC
Ambulance targets plan leaked - BBC
Explore All


Police receptive to NAACP's call for community meeting

Concord Independent Tribune - Found 58 minutes ago
CONCORD, N.C. -- The deaths of Michael Brown and Eric Garner shined the national spotlight on the relationship between local police departments and the black community. The circumstances surrounding the deaths and the lack of indictments against involved police officers caused outrage and cries for ...
Wildcats’ spirit a common thread in each state title game - Temple Daily Telegram
Trickery fuels Cats’ comeback attempt - Temple Daily Telegram
Explore All

Concord Independent Tribune

Gulf Oil Exporters Blame Non-OPEC Producers for Glut

Wall Street Journal - Found 1 hour ago
ABU DHABI—Gulf oil officials on Sunday defended OPEC’s decision last month to keep its production ceiling intact, blaming producers outside of the group for the glut of oil on the market that has depressed prices.Speaking at an energy conference in Abu Dhabi, Saudi Oil Minister Ali al-Naimi ...
UAE urges all world's oil producers not to raise output in 2015 - Yahoo! Finance
Non-OPEC Producers Called on to Cut Oil Output After Rout - BusinessWeek
Explore All

Straits Times

Troubled SpiceJet may soon have new owners

Times of India - Found 3 hours ago
NEW DELHI: Beleaguered SpiceJet could see a change of guard if Indian and foreign investors, who are now carrying out due diligence of the cash-strapped airline, are convinced about investing over Rs 1,200 crore and picking up considerable stake in it, industry sources said on Sunday. READ ALSO: ...
Beleaguered SpiceJet may see change of guard - Times of India
SpiceJet could see change of guard: Industry sources - Punjabkesari
Explore All

Times of India