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world Khmer Rouge Tribunal Readies Way for Genocide Case

Cambodia's UN-backed Khmer Rouge tribunal makes preparations for genocide trial

13 minutes ago // BBC

world Guinea concert stampede kills 24

At least 24 people have died after a stampede at a beach concert in Conakry, the capital of Guinea, with dozens reported injured.

26 minutes ago // Wall Street Journal

world China Curbs Air Traffic

Chinese aviation authorities asked airlines to reduce flight traffic by as much as 75% at two of the country's busiest airports Tuesday, the latest air-travel disruption due to military exercises along the coast.

27 minutes ago // Al Jazeera

world Sierra Leone's top Ebola doctor dies

Sheik Umar Khan becomes second specialist to die, as West Africa grapples with worst outbreak of virus on record.

29 minutes ago // ABC

world Toyota Remains at Top in Sales After First Half

Toyota remains No. 1, at top in global vehicle sales after first 6 months, beating VW and GM

29 minutes ago // New York Times

world As Sanctions Pile Up, Russians Alarm Grows Over Putin Tactics

Fears are that the festering turmoil in Ukraine and the new round of sanctions announced Tuesday will damage the economy to the extent that ordinary Russians feel it.

30 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world Pauley Pavilion: Workers use squeegees on flood waters at UCLA

Pauley Pavilion and the Spaulding Field football practice facility atUCLAwere flooded Tuesday after abroken water main on Sunset Boulevard sent millions of gallons of water streaming on to the Westside campus.

30 minutes ago // The Guardian

world Stop sending lone child asylum seekers to Nauru, urge church leaders

Christian group criticises state-sanctioned child abuse and calls for independent guardian to protect their interests Continue reading...

40 minutes ago // The Guardian

world Mining tax raised just $600,000 over past three months, Joe Hockey says

Coalition says Labor should support repeal of tax because it will not raise enough money to cover $17bn in linked spending commitments Continue reading...

42 minutes ago // Reuters

world Colombia's Santos says FARC attacks could end peace process

BOGOTA Reuters - Colombia's President Juan Manuel Santos said continuing attacks perpetrated by leftist FARC guerrillas, many of which target infrastructure, could bring an end to peace negotiations with the government.

42 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world Daniel Radcliffe on 'What If' & Comic-Con at Indie Focus Q&A

Daniel Radcliffe appeared for a Q&A on Monday night following a screening of his upcoming film What If as part of the Los Angeles Times ongoing Indie Focus Screening Series. He discussed, among other subjects, Comic-Con, rom-coms and unhealthy foods, making for a lively conversation.

43 minutes ago // ABC

world Brown: California Willing to Shelter More Migrants

California's governor says his state willing to shelter more migrant children

51 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world Colin Hanks talks 'Fargo' and making new friends in Calgary

What do you do if you're Colin Hanks and you're in Calgary shooting "Fargo" and you really want to see the season finale of "True Detective" but you don't have HBO?

57 minutes ago // Wall Street Journal

world Ransom Fills Terrorist Coffers

Al Qaeda-linked groups are increasingly funded by payments for hostage freedom, often made by Western governments, say diplomats and people involved in negotiations.

58 minutes ago // ABC

world Watch: Day in Pictures: 7/29/2014

Images from across the globe: Flares Over Gaza, North Korea Children's Camp, Royalty Returns to Nursery

59 minutes ago // ABC

world Watch: The Aftermath of the Heaviest Airstrikes in Gaza

ABC News' David Wright reports on the fiery explosions that crippled Gaza's power plant and other facilities overnight.

1 hour ago // Newsvine

world FRANCE: Are French Muslims integrated? Depends on what you mean by integration

The social scientific definition of “integration” refers to a dual process whereby immigrants embrace and become invested in their new home and are, in turn, accepted as equals by those who were there before them. In French political discourse, however, the term &ld …

1 hour ago // BBC

world Libya militias seize Benghazi base

A special forces base in Libya has been seized by militias, the fighters and officials say, as a blaze continues at a fuel depot in the capital Tripoli.

1 hour ago // CBS

world Last survivor of Enola Gay crew dies

The navigator of the plane that dropped an atomic bomb on Hiroshima, which led to the end of World War II, has died at the age of 93

1 hour ago // CBS

world New England fishermen say seals are eating up their livelihood

Once-endangered gray seal population is rebounding; Cape Cod fishermen say there are now too many -- and they're taking all the fish

1 hour ago // Los Angeles Times

world State craft brewers fear drought could alter business, and the beer

When Lagunitas Brewing Co. fills its beer bottles, Northern California's Russian River provides the main ingredient.

1 hour ago // MSNBC

world Last Crew Member of Hiroshima Bomber Enola Gay Dies

The last surviving member of the Enola Gaya has died in Georgia at the age of 93.

1 hour ago // VOA

world NCAA Settles Brain Trauma Class Action Lawsuit

The National Collegiate Athletic Association better known as the NCAA will establish a $70 million fund to test college athletes for brain injuries. The NCAA agreed Tuesday to settle a brain injury class action lawsuit against it by creating the fund and implementing procedures for how athletes may be returned to the field after a blow to the head. If approved, the deal will pay for medical testing for thousands of college athletes who believe they sustained brain injuries on the fie

1 hour ago // CBS

world Arming America's teachers

Since the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, nine states have passed laws allowing teachers to have firearms in school

1 hour ago // Los Angeles Times

world All this Dodgers deadline trade talk is absolutely draining

Can it be Thursday, please? At 1 p.m. with deals done or not done? At some point do you stop caring and just want it over?

1 hour ago // Time

world As the War in Gaza Grows, Only Ruins May Be Left

What was meant to be a controlled operation by Israel against Hamas in Gaza has exploded

1 hour ago // MSNBC

world Utility Charged With Obstruction in Fatal Gas Blast

Pacific Gas & Electric is accused of lying to regulators in connection with the fatal 2010 pipeline explosion that leveled a San Bruno neighborhood.

1 hour ago // Newsvine

world IRAN: Journalist's mother pleads for his release by Iran

This is a link to a short video by Jason Rezaian's mother asking Iran to release her son or at least give some basic information to her.

1 hour ago // ABC

world China Reports Deadly Attack in Northwest

Chinese state media report heavy casualties in attack in northwestern Xinjiang region

1 hour ago // Boston Herald

world China reports deadly attack in northwest

BEIJING A mob armed with knives and axes rampaged through part of China's volatile northwestern region of Xinjiang and police responded with gunfire, leaving dozens of people dead in the latest violence blamed Islamic militants, state media reported Tuesday.Many other people were injured in the violence Monday in Shache county near the city of Kashgar, the official Xinhua News Agency said.However, that official account was disputed by a U.S.-based organization representing

1 hour ago // Newsvine

world Israeli strikes kill more than 100 Palestinians in 24 hour period, knock out power station in Gaza

ISRAELI WAR CRIMES CONTINUE: The strikes killed more than 100 Palestinians, raising the Gaza death toll in the campaign to more than 1,200. At least 53 soldiers and three civilians have been killed on the Israeli side."

1 hour ago // Newsvine

world I don't care how many Jews are hurt or killed

I don't care how many Jews are hurt or killed This was actually posted on Newsvine. What kind of so called person could make such a statement??????????

1 hour ago // BBC

world Los Angeles flood hits university

A burst water main causes flooding along Los Angeles' Sunset Boulevard at the University of California, Los Angeles, officials say.

1 hour ago // VOA

world US Surgeon General: Skin Cancer a Major Public Health Problem

Acting U.S. Surgeon General Boris Lushniak has declared skin cancer a major public health problem in the United States, and has called on federal and local officials to step up prevention. A new report says the number of deadly melanoma cases has skyrocketed 200 percent since 1973. The report blames what it says is a generation of sun worshippers who associate a suntan with good health. Lushniak is urging authorities to provide more shade at public parks, encourage schools to have children w

1 hour ago // Reuters

world 21 Palestinians killed as Israel pounds Gaza on Wednesday

GAZA/JERUSALEM Reuters - Israeli fire killed at least 21 Palestinians in the Gaza Strip early on Wednesday as the Jewish state said it targeted Islamist militants at dozens of sites across the coastal enclave, while Egyptian mediators prepared a revised ceasefire proposal.

1 hour ago // Los Angeles Times

world Pauley Pavilion floods after water main break near UCLA

Pauley Pavilion and the Spaulding Field football practice facility at UCLA were flooded Tuesday after abroken water main on Sunset Boulevard sent thousands and thousands of gallons of water streaming on to the Westside campus.