Austrian Soldiers Wounded In Damascus

Austrian Soldiers Wounded In Damascus

VIENNA – Two Austrian soldiers were shot and wounded in Syria while they were traveling to the Damascus airport on Thursday, according to the defence ministry in Vienna. The pair were stationed with the United Nations Force on the Golan Heights. The two troops, who were not in danger, were part of the Austrian contingent […]

U.N. Ready For Implicit Recognition Of Palestinian State Despite Threats

U.N. Ready For Implicit Recognition Of Palestinian State Despite Threats

The United Nations (U.N.) General Assembly is ready to implicitly recognize a sovereign state of Palestine on Thursday. Despite threats made by the U.S. and Israel to punish the Palestinian Authority by withholding funds for the West Bank government. A Palestinian resolution that will change the Palestinian Authority’s United Nations observer status from “entity” to […]

Afghan Students Protest Israel’s Gaza Offensive And Burn Israeli and U.S. Flags

Afghan Students Protest Israel’s Gaza Offensive And Burn Israeli and U.S. Flags

KABUL – On Monday, several thousand university students protested in eastern Afghanistan against Israel’s recent offensive moves in the Gaza Strip, by burning U.S. and Israeli flags as well as a Christian cross. The students, with some shouting “Death to America!” and “Death to Israel!,” marched outside the university in Jalalabad, which is close to […]

President Barack Obama Has Little Time To Enjoy Election Triumph

President Barack Obama Has Little Time To Enjoy Election Triumph

WASHINGTON: Newly off his decisive re-election win, President Barack Obama returns from the election campaign trail with only a little time to actually savor the victory, as he faces urgent economic situations – a still-divided congress with the ability to block his every move, and a looming fiscal showdown. Obama defeated his challenger Mitt Romney […]

Minivan Crashes Into Classroom Injuring Eight Students

Minivan Crashes Into Classroom Injuring Eight Students

A man was taken into custody after his minivan veered off the road and slammed into a school in St. Albert, Alberta Canada. Eight children were injured, and three suffered critical injuries. One later died at the hospital. Brett Albert had settled into his classroom when he heard a loud crash, followed by screams. He […]

Decapitation May Be Gang Related

Decapitation May Be Gang Related

Gruesome killing might have been an underworld drug-lord message from rival gang. The grisly murder involving a severed head found in an alley in the City of Edmonton and a body found in a nearby town might be gang-related. It is believed that a message to a rival criminal was the motivation behind the severed […]

3 People Are Dead After 5 Family Members Were Shot

3 People Are Dead After 5 Family Members Were Shot

DOWNEY, Calif. – Five family members were shot and three died Wednesday in attacks at a residence and business in a Los Angeles suburb, according to police. The shootings happened at a business called United States Fire Protection Services and private home where members of the family and the owner live, according to police Lt. […]

Turkish Government Slams United Nations Over Syria

Turkish Government Slams United Nations Over Syria

ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey’s Prime Minister sharply criticized the United Nations Security Council on Saturday because of its failure to come to an agreement on steps that that will end the civil war in Syria, as its U.N. Ally Germany, backed Turkey’s interception of a passenger jet bound for Damascus earlier in the week. In […]