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Climate protesters march on Wall Street, block street near NYSE

Sep 23, 2014

Climate protesters march on Wall Street, block street near NYSE

NEW YORK (Reuters) Hundreds of protesters marched through New York City's financial district on Monday and blocked streets near the stock exchange to denounce Wall Street's role in raising money for businesses that contribute to climate change. Protesters stopped traffic on Broadway south of the New York Stock Exchange. Three people were arrested. #Politics #China #Business #Technology #Middle East #Argentina #United Kingdom #Mexico
Japan will not restart nuclear power plants unless safety is restored  Abe

Sep 23, 2014

Japan will not restart nuclear power plants unless safety is restored Abe

NEW YORK (Reuters) Japan will not restart closeddown nuclear plants unless safety is restored 100 percent, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Monday. Japan is currently completely dependent on fossil fuels, Abe said at the World Leaders Forum, on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly, and that his government is looking to introduce renewable energy sources at a fast pace. Regarding nuclear power, only when safety is established will plants return to operation, Abe said #facebook #Politics #India #France #Arabic #Middle East #Russia #markets #Argentina #Mexico #opinion
U.S. court revives case accusing RBS' NatWest of aiding Hamas

Sep 23, 2014

U.S. court revives case accusing RBS' NatWest of aiding Hamas

NEW YORK (Reuters) A U.S. appeals court on Monday revived lawsuits against National Westminster Bank by about 200 victims of attacks in Israel attributed to Hamas who are seeking to hold the bank liable for handling transactions linked to the group. The 2nd U.S. #facebook #Politics #Technology #France #Middle East #markets #Italy #United Kingdom #Mexico #opinion
Iraqi soldiers describe heavy losses as Islamic State overruns camp

Sep 23, 2014

Iraqi soldiers describe heavy losses as Islamic State overruns camp

BAGHDAD (Reuters) Iraqi soldiers described on Monday how Islamic State fighters inflicted heavy losses in a chaotic raid on a military base just an hour's drive from Baghdad, highlighting the jihadists' ability to attack highprofile targets despite U.S. air strikes. Soldiers, officials and tribal sources gave differing accounts of what happened on Sunday when the militants stormed the camp at Saqlawiya that they had been besieging. #Business #Japan #Technology #France #Middle East #Argentina #Latin America #opinion
White House intruder had 800 rounds of ammunition in car prosecutor

Sep 23, 2014

White House intruder had 800 rounds of ammunition in car prosecutor

WASHINGTON (Reuters) A decorated Iraq war veteran who scaled a fence on Friday night and got into the White House had over 800 rounds of ammunition in his car and was arrested in July with a sniper rifle and a map marking the executive mansion, a federal prosecutor said on Monday. Omar Gonzalez, 42, was also stopped, but not arrested in August walking by the White House with a hatchet in his waistband, federal prosecutor David Mudd told a federal judge. The previous interactions that Gonzalez had with the U.S. #Politics #Japan #Brazil #Technology #Arabic #Middle East #markets #United Kingdom #President #Latin America

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White House intruder had 800 rounds of ammunition in car prosecutor

Sep 23, 2014

U.S. opens new front against Islamic State with airstrikes in Syria

The U.S. opened a significant new front in its military campaign in the Middle East late Monday with a wave of air and missile strikes aimed at Islamic State militants in Syria... #Syria #Middle East
White House intruder had 800 rounds of ammunition in car prosecutor

Sep 22, 2014

Oman's largest lender picks banks for possible bond issue

National Bank of Oman chooses four banks to arrange series of investor meetings in the Middle Eas... #Middle East #Oman
White House intruder had 800 rounds of ammunition in car prosecutor

Sep 22, 2014

Why Are We Going To War?

The United States stands on the brink of yet another war in the Middle East. How did we get to this point? ISIS, ISIL, Islamic State, whatever you want to call them are the boogeymen that the Republican war hawks say pose an imminent threat to Americ... #Middle East #U.S. Republican Party