Clustered news for  Wednesday, May 27, 2015


This Week's New Stories

Heavy rains, flooding plague Texas and Oklahoma
May 24, 2015 - May 26, 2015

Nigella puts the boot in to Putin: Chef reads out Britain's points and helps SWEDEN win Eurovision - pipping Russia to victory
May 23, 2015 - May 25, 2015

Oil spills off California coast after pipeline ruptures
May 20, 2015 - May 23, 2015

Officer acquitted in deaths of 2 unarmed people
May 23, 2015 - May 24, 2015

John Nash, mathematician portrayed in A Beautiful Mind, dies in taxi crash at 86
May 24, 2015 - May 25, 2015

RPT-Turkey says agrees deal with U.S. on air support for Syrian rebels
May 21, 2015 - May 25, 2015

ISIS says it bombed Saudi mosque; 21 reported dead
May 19, 2015 - May 23, 2015

Suspect in killings of wealthy Washington family arrested
May 22, 2015 - May 23, 2015

David Letterman to Sign off as Late-Night Host
May 20, 2015 - May 21, 2015

More than 500 people killed as heat wave bakes parts of India
May 21, 2015 - May 26, 2015

Sliver of Clinton's emails to be released as part of Benghazi inquiry
May 21, 2015 - May 23, 2015

Mexico: 43 dead in 3-hour firefight on ranch in west
May 22, 2015 - May 23, 2015

Senate Republicans signal willingness to revamp NSA phone records program
May 21, 2015 - May 23, 2015

Tunisian soldier kills seven and wounds 15 before he is shot dead
May 24, 2015 - May 25, 2015

Greek finance minister revives war of words with 'mistaken' Germany
May 19, 2015 - May 21, 2015

Australia to strip terrrorists of citizenship
May 24, 2015 - May 26, 2015

Obama rejects 'rubber stamp' of Israel policies
May 21, 2015 - May 22, 2015


This Month's New Stories


Biggest Stories

MSF ponders Somali presence after attack: official (Reuters)
November 30, 2011 - January 2, 2012

Over 300 missing as boat sinks off Indonesia
November 30, 2011 - December 27, 2011

Syria: latest news as Obama says will put Syria decision to Congress
October 20, 2011 - April 1, 2014

At least 70 dead after 6.6-magnitude earthquake rocks China's southwestern province of Sichuan
October 20, 2011 - November 5, 2014

Bulgarian president critises govt for withdrawal from gas pipeline project
November 30, 2011 - December 26, 2011

Egypt working to 'calm down' Israel and Hamas
July 26, 2012 - November 5, 2014

Iran's ability to build weapon slowed
October 20, 2011 - March 23, 2014

298 dead after Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 crashes in Ukraine
January 9, 2014 - November 5, 2014

Abbas suspends peace talks with Israel
April 21, 2007 - July 27, 2008

Israel 'wants rapid Gaza pullout'
January 13, 2009 - December 22, 2009

Iran welcomes US downgrading of nuclear threat
December 2, 2006 - July 27, 2008

15 dead as Israel boards Gaza-bound ships
March 30, 2010 - May 8, 2011

China earthquake
July 6, 2007 - July 27, 2008

At least 40 die in Israeli attack on Qana
December 5, 2005 - November 3, 2006

Moqtada al-Sadr threatens 'open war' in Iraq
July 5, 2007 - July 26, 2008

Japan on high nuclear alert
March 30, 2010 - May 8, 2011

Saddam Hussein Death sentence Death penalty for Saddam Hussein
December 1, 2005 - December 4, 2006


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Fifa officials arrested in early morning raid [25]  ar  bg  da  de  es  et  fa  fr  it  nl  no  pl  pt  ro  ru  sl  sv  tr  hu

High ranking Fifa officials are facing corruption charges in the US after being arrested in an early morning raid on a Swiss hotel, it was reported today. Swiss law enforcement officers are said to have arrested six officials from the international footballing body and are set to face US federal....

thetimes 7:43:00 AM CEST

Britain's Tony Blair resigns as U.N. Middle East envoy [12]  ar  bg  da  de  es  fr  nl  pt  ru

Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair announced in a letter to the United Nations chief on Wednesday that he will step down as the world body's special Middle East envoy at the end of June, British news media reported, citing unnamed diplomatic sources.

latimes 10:28:00 PM CEST

VIDEO: Iraqi forces 'lack leadership' [8]  de  fa  fr  ar  tr

Pro-government forces in Iraq are fighting back against Islamic State, launching an operation to push the militant group from the Western province of Anbar, after the militant group took the provincial capital of Ramadi. This comes after US Defence Secretary Ashton Carter angered Iraqi officials this week by questioning the will of their forces.

bbc 1:38:00 AM CEST

Nuclear talks bogging down as Iran balks at key decisions, envoys say [7]  da  fr

Talks over Iran’s nuclear program are bogging down because Tehran’s negotiators are reluctant to put in writing previous concessions that may be deeply unpopular at home, current and former diplomats said Tuesday. With the negotiations’ June 30 deadline about a month away, the Iranian team is....

latimes 3:16:00 AM CEST

Queen’s speech gives ‘yes’ to pro-EU side in 2017 referendum [5]  ar  da  de  fr  it  nl  sl  sv
Stocks regain ground a day after a slump [5]  de  fr  nl  pt  sl  bg
Heat wave kills 1,100 [5]  da  de  es  nl
Death Toll Climbs to 19 From Storms in Texas and Oklahoma [4]  da  de  es  nl  no  pt  ru  sv
Markets jump as Alexis Tsipras says Greece is on the 'final stretch' towards bail-out deal [4]  bg  da  de  fr  nl  pt  ro  sl  hu
Saudi-led air strikes kill 40 in Yemen's capital [4]  ar  fa
Rohingya migrants 'beaten, forced onto boats' [4]
Catholic Church 'knew of paedophile priest Gerald Risdale's sexual behaviour' after it was revealed at a meeting in 1982 he had 'committed homosexual acts' within the community [4]  nl
Pentagon accidentally ships live anthrax [4]  de  es  fr  nl  pt  ru  sv
Eastern Ukraine: separatists 'will not push for independence,' says spokesperson [3]  bg  de  es  fr  no  ru
LIBYA: Thinni murder attempt presages more 'spoilers' [3]  es
Rick Santorum to announce second run for president – live [3]  da  de  es  fr  it  nl  pt  ru  sv  bg  hu  sl
Security forces battle militants in Kandahar and Kabul [3]  da  de  fr  it  nl  pt  no
Sturgeon threatens backlash unless Scots spared cuts [3]  da  de  fr  it  nl  sv
Charter agrees to buy Time Warner Cable for $56 billion [3]  de  fr  nl  pt  da  hu  sv
Fear, Conspiracy, And Loathing As Russians React To FIFA Arrests [3]  bg  da  de  es  et  fa  fr  it  nl  pl  pt  ru  sv  hu
UPDATE 1-Vox Media acquiring tech news website Re/code [3]  da  de  es  fr  nl  pt  sv
Hillary Clinton delivers remarks in South Carolina – live [3]  da  de  es  fr  it  nl  pt  ru  sv  bg  hu  no  sl
What You Need To Know About The Queen's Speech [3]  de  fr  it  nl  sv
Nigerian oil union says Halliburton strike is over [3]
White paper outlines China's "active defense" strategy [2]  de  es  nl  sv

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