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Kendall Fells, an organizing director for Fast Food Forward, said workers in a couple of dozen cities were trained to peacefully engage in civil disobedience ahead of this week’s planned protests. Fells declined to specify what is in store for the protests in around 150 U.S. cities. But workers recently cited sit-ins as an example […]
The Bardabunga volcano in Iceland continues to put on quite a show, with lava pouring out of a gash, or fissure, in the ground. The latest fissure eruption, which began on Sunday, could go on for weeks, if not longer. It may also lead to a greater hazard — an explosive eruption that sends large […]
Support for Scottish independence rose dramatically in August, a poll showed on Monday, leaving the “Yes” campaign just six points behind advocates of staying in the United Kingdom with 17 days to go until a referendum. The poll is the first to show a substantial shift in opinion since two television debates. A poll for […]
The celebrity nude photo leak scandal has reached a boiling point … and now the FBI is getting involved. A spokesperson for the FBI said, “The FBI is aware of the allegations concerning computer intrusions and the unlawful release of material involving high profile individuals, and is addressing the matter. Any further comment would be […]
Estimates of the number of Americans fighting in Syria range from dozens to hundreds. Experts say it’s impossible to determine an exact number. “Tracking Americans In Syria Is A Very Tough Task” is categorized as “world”. This video was licensed from Grab Networks. For additional video content, click the “video” tab at the top of […]
Kurdish peshmerga fighters and Shi’ite militiamen paraded through Amerli on Monday, a day after breaking the two-month siege of the northern town by Sunni Islamist militants. The scenes in Amerli and the surrounding area of Suleiman Beg offered a window into the teamwork among Kurdish fighters, the Iraqi army and Shi’ite militias and into Iran’s […]
Vice President Joe Biden fiercely defended unions Monday as part of the White House’s Labor Day push for an increase in the minimum wage, telling Detroit union workers it’s wrong for corporate profits to explode when workers themselves weren’t quote “getting a fair share of what you’ve earned.” Speaking from the grounds of the former […]
British Prime Minister David Cameron has called on Parliament to change the law so police can confiscate passports of suspected militants. “David Cameron Aims To Seize Militants’ U.K. Passports” is categorized as “world”. This video was licensed from Grab Networks. For additional video content, click the “video” tab at the top of this page.
Panthers quarterback Cam Newton returned to the practice field wearing an oversized flak jacket designed to provide added protection for his fractured ribs.Newton smiled and even stopped to pose for a picture Monday with his newly enhanced armor before walking into practice, throwing passes and going through drills as normal.It was the Newton’s first practice […]
The person or group who allegedly stole nude photos from celebrity iCloud accounts and began to post them online on Sunday has yet to be identified, let alone charged. But the brief history of celebrity hacks suggests that jail time is in this hacker’s future. Alleged nude images of celebrities such as Jennifer Lawrence, Kate […]
Playing mostly mistake-free tennis, top-seeded Novak Djokovic reached the quarterfinals at the U.S. Open for the eighth year in a row – and 22nd consecutive Grand Slam tournament overall. Djokovic, the 2011 champion at Flushing Meadows, made only 19 unforced errors, saved both break points he faced, and breezed past 22nd-seeded Philipp Kohlschreiber of Germany […]
Iraq’s outgoing prime minster pledged Monday to turn his country into “a big grave” for Sunni militants from the Islamic State group and commended security forces who achieved a rare victory over insurgents by ending the siege of a Shiite town. Nouri al-Maliki made the comments during an unannounced visit to the northern community of […]
What started as a deeply emotional race for Tony Stewart ended prematurely when a blown tire cut short his return to NASCAR. Stewart came back to competition Sunday for the first time since his car struck and killed another driver on August 9. The crowd at the Oral-B USA 500 erupted in cheers as Stewart […]
Although President Obama is under fire for admitting the administration hasn’t formed a strategy to combat ISIS, few critics have one either. “Strategy: Washington’s Latest Buzzword, But Nobody Has One” is categorized as “world”. This video was licensed from Grab Networks. For additional video content, click the “video” tab at the top of this page.
The Washington Post’s Anna Fifield captures a glimpse of the bumpy road between Mount Myohyang and Pyongyang. North Korea’s fields – most of which belong to cooperatives – are green and lush, while the capital city is bustling with cars and pedestrians. “A reporter’s window into the North Korean countryside” is categorized as “world”. This […]