Turk charity names dead, missing from ship raid.Furkan Dogan Was Shot Five Times, Including Four Times in Head.What i find very strange is the fact that this is the ONLY victim who's wounds are discribed in this report?
Rachel Corrie boarded by Navy at 5:50 am.Three navy boats involved. No one hurt
St.-Sgt. S: We had no choice.Looking to his side, he saw three of his commanders lying wounded – one with a gunshot wound to the stomach and another with a gunshot wound to the knee. A third was lying unconscious; his skull was fractured by a devastating blow with a metal bar.
BP capturing oil from Gulf gusher.The U.S. Coast Guard said the containment cap placed atop the gusher a mile beneath the Gulf's surface was collecting about 1,000 barrels a day. That amounts to just over 5 percent of the 19,000 barrels per day the U.S. government has estimated could be gushing from the well.So that leaves 18.050 barrels a day leaking in the Gulf?
CNN LARRY KING LIVE.Interview with President Barack Obama.
Obama to Nominate Clapper for DNI Tomorrow.Clapper. . . would be exactly the wrong person for President Obama to appoint as intelligence czar, Hoekstra says, because the guy doesn’t believe there is a role for Congress in the intelligence process.
Al-Jazeera cameraman confirms some IDF claims of attack.Andre Abu Khalil, a Lebanese cameraman told Reuters some 20 Turkish men tried by force to prevent the boarding commandos from reaching the wheelhouse and commandeering the ship.
Israel Navy: 3 commandos nearly taken hostage in Gaza flotilla raid.No real peace activist was injured. No soldier was killed, even though it came pretty close. In the end the ships are docked at Ashdod. It was very complicated and the result is near perfect.
Unloading of Humanitarian Aid from the Flotilla Continues.Furthermore, military camouflage fabrics, supposed to be delivered to the Hammas terror regime, were found on the ships.
Gaza-bound ship to reach Israel exclusion zone within 24 hours, organizers say.Free Gaza says MV Rachel Corrie expected to hit 20-mile zone by Friday afternoon, despite reports it was planning to return to Ireland.
Those troublesome Jews.Gaza under Hamas is a self-declared enemy of Israel -- a declaration backed up by more than 4,000 rockets fired at Israeli civilian territory.
Turned into unrecognisable monsters by the oil: Sickening new images of the helpless wildlife dying in the muck of the BP spill.
Killed Transocean oil worker was fiercely concerned about BP safety standards.Everything seemed to be pressing to Jason about getting things in order. In case something happened, he even wrote up his will.
BP chief executive faces investors - LIVE ! This page will update automatically every minute.
Obama to visit Gulf for oil spill update.In Louisiana, Obama will meet with coast guard Admiral Thad Allen, who is overseeing the response effort. He is also expected to visit several Gulf Coast communities whose livelihoods have been upended by the spill.Might get hot there.
Just how angry are people at BP?The Facebook group dedicated to Boycott BP is gaining over 30,000 members every day and is already around the 350,000 mark.
Ocean currents likely to carry oil along Atlantic coast.A detailed computer modeling study released today indicates that oil from the massive spill in the Gulf of Mexico might soon extend along thousands of miles of the Atlantic coast and open ocean as early as this summer.
BP lowers a cap onto leaking Gulf of Mexico oil well,live feed to the remote operated vehicle.Video footage showed the cap lowered into place against pressure from escaping oil and gas. But it could be 24 hours before engineers can tell if the latest attempt has worked.
BP Oil Spill: Deepwater Horizon.In dept analysis!
In Focus: Obama To Hold Job Performance Review With Every American Worker.
Russia finds WWII Nazi arms ship in Baltic.More than 10,000 shells containing explosives are on board, but without detonators.Why does the nerve gas tabun come to my mind?
Volunteers begin Mars500 isolation.When the very first human steps on Mars, I will be able to say, yeah, I helped do that. That will make me feel very proud.
Video : Both sides of flotilla story.
Anchor accuses own network of embarrassing bias in Israel coverage.I’m writing for some clarification about how we are supposed to cover the Gaza flotilla story. If we, as a news organization, are supposed to be acting as a public relations arm of Hamas, or Hezbollah, both internationally recognized terrorist organizations, or if we are supposed to be jumping on the bandwagon of 1930’s style anti-Semitism that’s presently sweeping much of the world, then we are doing a fine job.
Beating Up on Israel The world's powers find it easier to denounce small nations like Israel than take on large and difficult problems like Iran or North Korea.You said it!
Turkey mourns dead Gaza activists.Mr Arinc said his government saluted the Turkish Islamic charity, the Foundation for Human Rights and Freedoms and Humanitarian Relief (IHH), which played a leading role in organising the convoy - a charity Israel has accused of supporting terrorism.
Reclusive Turkish Imam Criticizes Gaza Flotilla.Mr. Gülen said organizers failure to seek accord with Israel before attempting to deliver aid is a sign of defying authority, and will not lead to fruitful matters.
Iraqi Columnist in Arab Liberal Online Daily Elaph: The Hostile and Provocative Name Chosen for the Planned Ground Zero Cordoba Mosque Symbolizes Dreams of Expansion and Invasion of the Territory of the Other.
Iranian leaders issue warning to opposition at rally.He said people would be judged by their current actions, not their past record.
Video : You're not cleared for takeoff! Drunk driver's Dukes of Hazzard moment as her car flies into sky at toll booth near airport.
Belgium : Iranian Double murder perpetrator acted out of revenge!The man was in 2007 after a dispute over rent put out his apartment by justice of the peace Brandon .
South Korea refers North to UN over ship sinking.Robert Gates said North Korea was more unpredictable than usual.
Archaeologists discover ancient royal tomb in Mexico that may be oldest in Americas.The main tomb held an ornately decorated male and two sacrificial victims, with a similarly adorned woman, presumably the man's wife or lover, on a landing outside his tomb.
Is Louisiana trip Obama’s ticket Down Under?President Barack Obama is due to take off this month for a trip to Australia and Indonesia that he has already rescheduled once because of pressing matters here in the United States.
Dhimmicrats on the March?A dhimmicrat is a person who, while not Muslim himself, nonetheless clears the path for shariah law to be adopted and incorporated into otherwise free nations.
Goodbye, Miss Ellie: Global mourning as World's Ugliest Dog dies aged 17.The small, bug-eyed Chinese Crested Hairless dog whose pimples and lolling tongue helped her win Animal Planet's 'World's Ugliest Dog' contest in 2009, passed away in Colorado.
Drunk parrots being left with nasty hangovers after mystery illness strikes.Polly wants an aspirine?
Amateur blogosphere, RIP.Only five years ago, the progressive political blogosphere was still predominately a gathering place for amateur (that is, unpaid or barely paid) journalists and activists unattached to existing media companies and advocacy organizations. Those days are almost completely over.
France to bar polygamy, sharia on Mayotte islands.The cabinet statement said sharia courts do not correspond to the requirements of the European Convention on Human Rights.
A war for world’s future.The IDF operation was meant to be the bell that may wake up the world from its stupor, so it sees the Islamic cloud that is about to cover the sun of global liberal democracy.
Russia committed to independent Palestinian state - Medvedev.Our principled approach on this issue remains unchanged - the result of this work should be an independent Palestinian state that will live in peace with Israel.
Michigan - Canton police allow religious head coverings to be worn during booking.The policy change, which became effective Tuesday, also allows people wearing religious head coverings, such as hijabs, turbans or burkas, to continue wearing the coverings while they are detained in the Canton Holding Facility.
Imam accused of launching jihad against prostitutes in Spain.One woman claimed the imam had tried to run her over in his car.Probably blinded by
The prophet of science: 17th century chemist who foresaw the hi-tech future.That's what it Boils down to.
Rise of the replicators.Over the next few minutes, this MakerBot will do something I can only dream of doing: it will create a spare part of itself as an insurance against future mishaps.
Star Trek fans set to beam up to Canada.Vulcan is the Roman god of fire in the forge.
Teenagers cannot concentrate because their brains are undeveloped.The findings suggest the brain is not fully developed until people reach their late twenties or even early thirties, which is much later than previously thought.Men are like children?
New Zealand funeral home has stepped in to stop a fake mourner who was attending up to four funerals a week to stock up on food, even filling up tupperware containers to take home.The Grim Eater strikes again?
Wobble-proof Navy crane can offload cargo at sea.10 people are needed to operate standard cranes, but the LVI crane needs only three--one in the crane house and one on each ship.
Pamela Anderson asks Russia's Putin to ban imports of Canadian baby seal fur.My native Canada, where almost all seals who are killed are 3 months of age or younger.It's miracle there are seals in Canda the way she discribes it?
The Westall UFO encounter is an event claimed to have occurred on 6 April 1966 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Around 11.00 am, for about 20 minutes, more than 200 students and teachers at two Victorian state schools allegedly witnessed an unexplained flying object that descended into a nearby open wild grass field.
Bon Appetit Fail ,the inventor of the Michelin Guide is screaming from the grave!