USA Today News » World US Newspaper site Sun, 19 May 2013 21:05:36 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Syrian Army and Hezbollah Advance Into Key Rebel City – New York Times Sun, 19 May 2013 21:04:55 +0000 admin

The Syrian military hammered the city, Qusayr, on the Lebanon border, with airstrikes and artillery, killing at least 52 people and wounding hundreds as civilians cowered, unable to flee the city, activists said. By day’s end about 60 percent of the city, including the municipal office building, was in army control for the first time [...]]]> 0
North Korea Test-Fires 4th Short-Range Missile – VOA – Voice of America Sun, 19 May 2013 21:04:51 +0000 admin

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PTI’s Zahra Shahid Hussain is buried in Karachi – BBC News Sun, 19 May 2013 21:04:50 +0000 admin

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Video shows kidnapped Egyptian security officers – Houston Chronicle Sun, 19 May 2013 21:04:48 +0000 admin

CAIRO (AP) — Seven men purported to be the members of Egypt’s security forces kidnapped by suspected militants last week appeared in a video posted online Sunday and urged the government to secure their release by meeting their captors’ demands. The video, posted on YouTube, is the first sign of the six policemen and one [...]]]> 0
Before confronting Syria, Israel should consider saving its energy for Iran – Haaretz Sun, 19 May 2013 21:04:47 +0000 admin

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Tunisian Islamist protester killed in clash with police – Reuters Sun, 19 May 2013 21:04:46 +0000 admin

By Tarek Amara TUNIS | Sun May 19, 2013 2:19pm EDT TUNIS (Reuters) – One protester died and several were injured when Tunisian Islamists defied a ban on their demonstration and clashed with police on Sunday. The 27-year-old man was killed in the violence in the capital Tunis which continued into the evening, the state [...]]]> 0
AP president blasts "unconstitutional" phone records probe – CBS News Sun, 19 May 2013 21:04:44 +0000 admin

(CBS News) The Associated Press doesn’t question the Justice Department’s right to have seized two months’ worth of its phone records, the organization’s president and CEO Gary Pruitt said Sunday on “Face the Nation.” It was the methodology – “so sweeping, so secretively, so abusively and harassingly overbroad,” he said – that breached the Constitution. [...]]]> 0
Two Mossad, CIA "spies" executed in Iran: state TV – Xinhua Sun, 19 May 2013 21:04:42 +0000 admin

TEHRAN, May 19 (Xinhua) — Two Iranian spies working for the U. S. Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) and the Israeli intelligence agency Mossad were hanged in Iran on Sunday morning, the state IRIB TV said. Mohammad Heidari, one of the executed men, had prepared information in a number of security issues of [...]]]> 0
Official: Va. Driver Likely Had Medical Condition – ABC News Sun, 19 May 2013 21:04:41 +0000 admin

Authorities believe the driver who plowed into dozens of hikers marching in a Virginia mountain town parade suffered from a medical condition and did not cause the crash intentionally, an emergency official said Sunday. Officials did not have a formal confirmation or any specifics on the condition, but based on the accounts of authorities and [...]]]> 0
Russian TV: American accused of spying and ordered to leave the country flies … – Washington Post Sun, 19 May 2013 21:04:41 +0000 admin

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