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world White supremacist convicted of Jewish site killings

Frazier Glenn Miller has been found guilty of killing 3 people at Kansas City-area Jewish sites last year

23 minutes ago // BBC

world 'Unsafe' lorry ban starts in London

A ban on "unsafe" lorries on London's roads, introduced as part of efforts to protect cyclists, comes into force.

35 minutes ago // New York Times

world Migrant Crisis Clogs Europes Border Crossings

The Austrian border authorities caused enormous traffic jams while inspecting for migrants crossing from Hungary illegally as policy confusion gripped Europe.

35 minutes ago // Reuters

world Islamic State destroys part of Syria's Temple of Bel: monitors

BEIRUT Reuters - The hardline Islamic State group has destroyed part of an ancient temple in Syria's Palmyra city, a group monitoring the conflict said on Sunday.

35 minutes ago // CBS

world Suspect in Texas cop-killing had prior mental evaluation

Local prosecutor says the accused shooter was found mentally incompetent in a 2012 aggravated assault case

42 minutes ago // New York Times

world Q. And A.: An Escalating Migrant Crisis and an Intensifying Search for Solutions

The crisis has exposed vulnerabilities in the European Unions open border policy, a fundamental tenet of the continental union.

45 minutes ago // The Guardian

world US federal agent investigating Silk Road admits $800,000 bitcoin

Shaun Bridges, a former secret service member, pleads guilty to money laundering after another member of same task force admitted to similar crimesA former US secret service agent has pleaded guilty to stealing over $800,000 worth of bitcoin during an investigation into online drug marketplace Silk Road. Related: Silk Road: undercover D

45 minutes ago // The Guardian

world New Zealand announces final shortlist for new flag design as it unfurled

The national flag consideration panel has published its list of four alternative designs, to be voted on in a public referendum 2.01am BST I just caught myself wondering if New Zealand really needs a flag, or if New Zealand even exists at all. Im in the eye of the koru and its time to wrap this up.So, the flag consideration panel has published its sh

45 minutes ago // The Guardian

world New Zealand announces final shortlist for new flag design live

The national flag consideration panel will publish its list of four alternative designs, to be voted on in a public referendum 2.01am BST I just caught myself wondering if New Zealand really needs a flag, or if New Zealand even exists at all. Im in the eye of the koru and its time to wrap this up.So, the flag consideration panel has published its sho

49 minutes ago // BBC

world Woman raped in John Lewis car park

A woman was dragged from her car and raped in the car park of a John Lewis store, police say.

52 minutes ago // New York Times

world U.N. Confirms Destruction of an Ancient Temple by ISIS

The United Nations training and research agency released satellite images showing the destruction of the Temple of Baal in the ancient city of Palmyra, Syria, a Unesco World Heritage site.

55 minutes ago // MSNBC

world Obama to Use Alaska as Backdrop to Address Climate Change

President Barack Obama will bring the issue of climate change front and center during remarks in Alaska on Monday.

56 minutes ago // New York Times

world Most Nations Miss a Goal for Women in Leadership

Despite a pledge made by world leaders to have women make up at least 30 percent of their national legislatures, most of the worlds parliaments remain largely male.

58 minutes ago // The Guardian

world New Zealand announces final shortlist for new flag design live

The national flag consideration panel will publish its list of four alternative designs, to be voted on in a public referendum 1.48am BST Before I wrap this up, lets reminisce about the optimism we felt in the process earliest stages, when the new New Zealand flag could have been just about anything. Related:

59 minutes ago // BBC

world High Street shoppers run for cover

Shoppers opted for shopping centres over the High Street over the bank holiday, figures suggest.

1 hour ago // New York Times

world World Briefing: Turkey: Journalists Held in Terror Case

A Turkish court has charged two British journalists at Vice News and their assistant with aiding an unidentified terrorist group.

1 hour ago // CBS

world "Saturday Night Live" adds Jon Rudnitsky to cast

Say hello to the newest cast member of "Saturday Night Live"

1 hour ago // MSNBC

world Why Mt. McKinley's Renaming Got Mixed Up in Politics

Alaskans have been advocating for a return to Denali for years. But Ohioans, who helped deliver the presidency to Obama in 2008 and 2012, pushed back.

1 hour ago // The Guardian

world Q&A: Naomi Klein goes head to head with Australian writer Tom Switzer on climate change video

Writer Tom Switzer has attacked climate change activists as watermelons who conceal their socialist agendas under their green skin. Appearing on the ABCs Q&A program, Canadian author Naomi Klein said rightwingers needs to be more scientifically honest. Klein also said the world view of denialists would collapse if the science of human-induced climate change is true

1 hour ago // New York Times

world World Briefing: Czech Republic: U.S. Man Is Extradited

Kevin Dahlgren, an American suspected of killing four Czech family members, has been extradited from the United States to face trial.

1 hour ago // MSNBC

world Chipotle Sued Over GMO-Free Menu Claims

The plaintiff, Colleen Gallagher, alleges that Chipotle violates federal regulations with food labeling that is false and misleading.

1 hour ago // BBC

world Contactless card limit rises to 30

UK shoppers will now be able to spend up to 30 using contactless cards after the limit was increased from 20, amid a surge in people using them.

1 hour ago // Wall Street Journal

world Migrant Crackdown Sows Chaos in Europe

German Chancellor Angela Merkel called on Europe to tackle the migrant crisis and agree on a fair distribution of people, warning that failing to do so might put the EUs open-border policy at risk.

1 hour ago // Reuters

world Migrant trains reach Germany as EU asylum system creaks

VIENNA/MUNICH Reuters - Trainloads of migrants arrived in Austria and Germany from Hungary on Monday as European Union asylum rules collapsed under the strain of a wave of migration unprecedented in the EU.

1 hour ago // The Guardian

world 7-Eleven owner admits manipulating data to underpay workers by $30,000

Kumar Sandarakumar tells fair work ombudsman he underpaid 12 workers at his store in Melbournes CBD A Melbourne 7-Eleven shop owner has admitted to cooking the books and ripping off workers to the tune of $30,000. Related: 7-Eleven chain allegedly pays some staff in Australian stores just $10 per hour

1 hour ago // New York Times

world Violent Protest Follows Kiev Vote on Autonomy for East Ukraine

Demonstrations turned violent as Parliament moved to ratify constitutional changes that could grant autonomous status to parts of the Luhansk and Donetsk regions.

1 hour ago // The Guardian

world Nicols Maduro: Colombia backs plot to assassinate me

Venezuela president makes claim but offers no evidence amid bitter dispute on shared border over migrationVenezuelas president, Nicolás Maduro, has accused Colombias government of giving its consent to a plan to assassinate him as both countries try to rally regional support in a border dispute.Maduro claimed during a visit to Vietnam that the conspiracy had the consent of Colombias government. He frequently accuses Colombia of trying to topple his government an

1 hour ago // The Guardian

world New Zealand announces final shortlist for new flag design live

The national flag consideration panel will publish its list of four alternative designs, to be voted on in a public referendum 1.25am BST New Zealanders be like:I made a gif for you Hypnoflag pic.twitter.com/ebQSH3DSdU

1 hour ago // The Guardian

world Vienna stages protest welcoming refugees

Demonstrators carry banners saying: I dont want Europe to be a mass grave About 20,000 people took to the streets of Vienna on Monday to demonstrate against ill-treatment of refugees, police said, after the bodies of 71 people were found in an abandoned truck last week. Related: Austria defends border checks amid migration crisis

1 hour ago // The Guardian

world Dyson Heydon's links with Liberal party are clear, says Mark Dreyfus video

The shadow attorney general holds up the invite to the Sir Garfield Barwick fundraising event and says anyone looking at it complete with the Liberal partys logo and donation instructions would find it hard to see how Dyson Heydon could not have known what the event was. The head of the trade union royal commission on Monday rejected calls to

1 hour ago // The Guardian

world Dyson Heydon's links with Liberal party is clear, says Mark Dreyfus video

The shadow attorney general holds up the invite to the Sir Garfield Barwick fundraising event and says anyone looking at it complete with the Liberal partys logo and donation instructions would find it hard to see how Dyson Heydon could not have known what the event was. The head of the trade union royal commission on Monday rejected calls to

1 hour ago // The Telegraph

world Fishermen catch two kittens

Watch: two fishermen make surprise catch - two kittens who swam to their boat to be rescued

1 hour ago // The Guardian

world New Zealand announces final shortlist for new flag design live

The national flag consideration panel will publish its list of four alternative designs, to be voted on in a public referendum 1.09am BST Fourth option for new NZ flag - second design on the shortlist from Kyle Lockwood NZStuff pic.twitter.com/D99Bq2dpxg

1 hour ago // New York Times

world Clash Erupts During Raid by Israelis in West Bank

A raid that appeared to be aimed at arresting people suspected as Palestinian militants turned into an armed confrontation in the Jenin refugee camp.

1 hour ago // MSNBC

world Supreme Court Rules Against Kentucky Clerk in Gay Marriage Case

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rejected a Kentucky clerk's request to deny gay marriage licenses on the basis of religious objections.

1 hour ago // The Guardian

world The destruction of Palmyra's Temple of Bel: before and after in pictures

Satellite images confirmed the Isis destruction of the most important historical site in the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra Continue reading...