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German security chief warns of Islamic State militants posing as refugees
Sat, 06 Feb 2016 14:30:00 GMTThe German national security service warned Friday that Islamic State militants are infiltrating Europe under the guise of asylum seekers. The announcement comes after Berlin police arrested three Thursday in an investigation of four Algerian men who are ...

North Korea Moves Up Rocket Launch Window to Feb. 7 to 14: Seoul
Sat, 06 Feb 2016 14:44:00 GMTSEOUL, South Korea — South Korea's Defense Ministry says North Korea has moved up the window of its planned long-range rocket launch to Feb. 7-14. Ministry spokesman Moon Sang Gyun said earlier Saturday that the North didn't inform international ...

Argentina’s annual Alien Festival kicks off at international UFO site
Sat, 06 Feb 2016 11:46:00 GMTOpponents of the Alien Festival say it contributes to denigrating the topic with alien dolls and costumes. (Photo: Kamilia Lahrichi for USA TODAY) CAPILLA DEL MONTE, Argentina — Residents in this town are positive intelligent aliens from another galaxy ...

Iranian commander mocks Saudi offer to intervene in Syria
Sat, 06 Feb 2016 11:42:00 GMT(CNN)Saudi Arabia's fresh public willingness to send ground troops into Syria is drawing ridicule from the kingdom's chief regional rival. The commander of Iran's revolutionary guard on Saturday mocked Saudi Arabia's declaration that it is prepared to ...

One dead after shooting at Dublin boxing weigh-in
Sat, 06 Feb 2016 11:21:00 GMTA police sign outside the Regency Hotel in Dublin, Ireland, after one man died and two others were injured following a shooting incident at the hotel, on Feb. 5. (Photo: AP) One person was killed and two were injured Friday after gunmen disguised as ...

Somali Official: Bomb Blew Hole in Passenger Jet
Sat, 06 Feb 2016 13:09:00 GMTA Somali official says that a bomb blew a hole in a jetliner, killing one person and forcing the plane to make an emergency landing in Somalia's capital, Mogadishu, on Tuesday. Ali Jama Jangali, Somalia's transport minister, said at a press conference ...

2016 Nobel Peace Prize nominations: Did Donald Trump make the list? (+video)
Sat, 06 Feb 2016 13:25:00 GMTTo know for sure if Donald Trump, Pope Francis, or anyone else is really a nominee for the Nobel Peace Prize, you’re going to have to wait 50 years, or until they win. If speculations pan out, Alfred Nobel, the man who invented dynamite and left the ...

Search continues for missing workers in South African mine collapse
Sat, 06 Feb 2016 14:17:00 GMTBARBERTON, South Africa — The families of three missing mineworkers sang and prayed at the scene of a collapsed mine in South Africa as rescuers continued their search on Saturday. The Makonjwaan Lily gold mine collapsed on Friday morning after an ...

Protests in Europe target migrants
Sat, 06 Feb 2016 14:05:00 GMT(CNN)At lunchtime Saturday, several hundred protesters gathered in front of a local eatery in Calais, France, chanting slogans such as "We are one" and singing the French national anthem. Calais is the French entrance to the Channel Tunnel leading to the ...

FBI in Somalia to help probe inflight blast described as 'deliberate act of terror'
Sat, 06 Feb 2016 11:11:00 GMT(CNN)Several members of the FBI are on the ground in Somalia to help authorities there investigate an inflight explosion aboard a commercial airplane, which the African nation's transport minister called "a deliberate act of terror." FBI agents went to the ...

NATO is planning its largest military build-up in eastern Europe since the Cold War
Sat, 06 Feb 2016 14:07:00 GMTBRUSSELS (Reuters) — Backed by an increase in US military spending, NATO is planning its biggest build-up in eastern Europe since the Cold War to deter Russia but will reject Polish demands for permanent bases. Worried since Russia's seizure of Crimea ...

New Syria Crisis: Tens of Thousands Flee 'Siege of Aleppo'
Sat, 06 Feb 2016 03:29:00 GMTTens of thousands of Syrians are fleeing an unfolding humanitarian catastrophe in Aleppo, Syria, opposition and rights groups said Friday - warning that the city may fall under a government siege. At least 15,000 people have already fled the city, the ...

Schism That: Catholic Church, Russian Orthodox to Meet for First Time in 1000 Years
Sat, 06 Feb 2016 13:20:00 GMTOn February 12, history will be made as Francis becomes the first pope ever to meet with the spiritual leader of Russian Orthodoxy, Patriarch Kirill of “Moscow and All Russia.” For over 1,000 years eastern and western Christianity have been divided ...

Syrian Foreign Minister Warns Saudi Arabia, Other States Not to Send Troops
Sat, 06 Feb 2016 10:55:00 GMTSyrian Foreign Minister Walid al-Muallem warned Saudi Arabia not to send troops to his country, threatening, during a press conference Saturday, that troops would be sent back home in coffins. The audience of journalists, top government officials and other ...

German Spy Agency Got over 100 Tip-Offs about Terrorists Hiding among Migrants
Sat, 06 Feb 2016 13:05:00 GMTGerman security forces have received more than 100 tip-offs that Islamic State fighters may be hiding among migrants currently staying in the country, the head of Germany’s domestic intelligence agency (BfV) has said. The Berliner Zeitung says Hans-Georg ...

Thousands of anti-immigrant protesters, counter-demonstrators face off
Sat, 06 Feb 2016 13:09:00 GMTThousands of people from far-right nationalist groups in cities around the world marched to protest against Islam and immigration on Saturday. The demonstrators flooded the streets of cities in Britain, France, Germany, Poland, the Czech Republic, the ...

Pakistan police arrest six over child wedding
Sat, 06 Feb 2016 12:47:00 GMTMultan (Pakistan) (AFP) - Police have arrested six people accused of arranging the marriage of a seven-year-old boy and six-year-old girl in eastern Pakistan, officials said Saturday. The fathers of both children, the cleric performing the ceremony, and ...

North Korea says it could launch ‘satellite’ as soon as Sunday
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Vatican panel kicks off meeting on sexual abuse by watching 'Spotlight'
Sat, 06 Feb 2016 09:32:00 GMTA Vatican commission on clerical sex abuse gathered Thursday for a private screening of “Spotlight,” the Oscar-nominated film about abuse by Boston priests, even as Pope Francis came under fire for failing to act on the crisis. The extraordinary ...



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