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UN Condemns Rocket Attacks, Urges Restraint From Israel

Posted On July 09, 2014

(New York, NY) -- The UN Secretary-General says he's alarmed by the new wave of violence in the Middle East.   Ban Ki-moon said Wednesday that he condemns the rocket attacks from Gaza into Israel but he also urges Israel to exercise restraint. Ban said he spent much of the day in "active dialogue" with…

French Police: Islamic Terrorist Plot Foiled

Posted On July 09, 2014

(Paris) -- French police are revealing details about a foiled Islamic terrorist plot that targeted the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre and a nuclear power plant. Britain's "Telegraph" says police uncovered the plans last year after they decoded messages between an Algerian man living in southern France and a high ranking member of al-Qaeda. The suspect…

Israel Blames Hamas For Gaza Attacks

Posted On July 09, 2014

(New York, NY) -- UN ambassadors from Israel and the Palestinian territories are pointing fingers over who's responsible for the latest wave of violence.   Israeli Ambassador Ron Prosor says Hamas dragged Israel into the conflict when it kidnapped and murdered three teenage boys. Meanwhile, Palestinian diplomat Riyad Mansour called on the UN to stop…

Vatican Calls On Wall Street For Help With Banking Reforms

Posted On July 09, 2014

(Vatican City) -- Pope Francis is looking to Wall Street for help in restructuring the scandal ridden Vatican bank. The Vatican is hiring veterans of several major investment firms including Goldman Sachs, Salomon Brothers and Invesco as it works to become a "model of transparency." The changes come as part of a sweeping shake-up at…

Apple Loses China Patent Suit, Will Appeal

Posted On July 09, 2014

(Undated) -- A Beijing court says Apple violated a Chinese company's patent when it created the Siri speech recognition technology. Apple had sued the company and China's State Intellectual Property Office. But the Beijing court ruled Tuesday that the Chinese company created its own technology. That firm can now pursue a copyright infringement case against…

  • Pet Patrol

    Lost Male Blue Heeler

    Posted on July 29, 2014
    Location: Aurora, Indiana

    Lost Male Blue Heeler named Zip. He is wearing a…