World Headlines

ER Star's Meltdown Down Under

By Tommy Garrett on Jul 1, 2007 - 4:57:00 PM

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Handsome Television Star John Stamos sends shock waves through the Entertainment Industry on his recent trip down under to Australia.  Canyon News breaks the story and the reason behind his meltdown.

 



  Terror Plot Thwarted and Security Raised

By Ashley Halloran on Aug 13, 2006 - 10:00:00 PM
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Extreme security measures are being taken after terrorist attempts were thwarted at London's Heathrow airport Thursday.



Suicide Bomber Slaughters 33 in Southern Iraq

By Ashley Halloran on Aug 13, 2006 - 10:00:00 PM
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At least 33 people were killed, and 108 injured Thursday, when a suicide bomber detonated his belt of explosives in a highly respected Shiite shrine in Southern Iraq.

  Progress in UN Mid-East plan

By Jasmine Ahdout on Aug 10, 2006 - 10:00:00 PM
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The US, France and Britain are hoping for a resolution to come from the UN Security Council within the next week that would call for a truce in the current Israel-Hezbollah conflict.

Unrest in Cuba While Castro Remains Stable

By Ashley Halloran on Aug 6, 2006 - 10:00:00 PM
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Castro's health is stable following his emergency gastrointestinal surgery on Monday. He has temporarily ceded power to his younger brother Raul, and military precautions are being made during the time of anxiety.

  Talibani Optimistic as Violence Ensues

By Ashley Halloran on Aug 6, 2006 - 10:00:00 PM
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Despite an insurgence of violence in Iraq, President Jalal Talabani made an optimistic prediction Wednesday that assumes Iraqi troops will take over security for the entire country by the end of this year.

Nazi archives to be released

By Jasmine Ahdout on Jul 30, 2006 - 10:00:00 PM
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BERLIN: Israel and the United States signed an agreement on Wednesday granting access to millions of Nazi files with intricate details thoroughly describing how the Holocaust was carried out.


  Saddam Trial Adjourned

By Ashley Halloran on Jul 30, 2006 - 10:00:00 PM
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Saddam Hussein reappeared in court last Wednesday, thinner and more aggressive after a hunger strike and hospitalization. He failed to appear to his final session in court on Thursday. The verdict is set to be delivered on October 16, with a possible death sentence for the ousted president.

Heat Wave Hits Europe

By Ashley Halloran on Jul 23, 2006 - 10:00:00 PM
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Sweltering temperatures hit Europe this week, endangering the elderly,and breaking record highs.

  Israeli-Hezbollah Battle Continues

By Ashley Halloran on Jul 23, 2006 - 10:00:00 PM

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Two Israeli Soldiers died Wednesday after they crashed with Hezbollah guerillas on the Lebanese side of the border, to continue a battle that has killed nearly 300 people and displaced 500,000.



Back to the UN for Iran

By Jasmine Ahdout on Jul 16, 2006 - 9:00:00 PM
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PARIS: For the second time this year, Iran was sent back to the United Nations Security Council on Wednesday by numerous world powers. The decision was made by the foreign ministers of the five permanent Security Council members, including the United States, France, Britain, Russia and China, as well as Germany. These world powers asked the Security Council to intercede as the incentives they suggested in attempt to resolve the current standoff regarding its nuclear programs.

  Germany Gets Boost from World Cup

By Jasmine Ahdout on Jul 16, 2006 - 9:00:00 PM
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GERMANY: While many would believe that hosting the World Cup would bring in the big bucks, analysts actually expect a disappointment for Germany in terms of the expected economic boost.



200 Killed in Mubai Bombing

By Ashley Halloran on Jul 16, 2006 - 8:45:00 PM
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In an alleged terrorist attack, 200 were killed and 700 injured as a series of 8 bombs hit a Mubai commuter train, during Tuesday evening rush hour. 



  Hamas Leader Wounded in Israel Bombing

By Ashley Halloran on Jul 16, 2006 - 8:45:00 PM
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One of Israel's most-wanted, Hamas leader Mohammed Deif, was seriously injured when an Israeli F-16 dropped a quarter-ton bomb on the house of H

Israeli - Palestinian Relations Intensify

By Jasmine Ahdout on Jul 9, 2006 - 8:59:00 PM
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ISRAEL: On Monday, Israel rejected an ultimatum from Palestinian militants who
are accused of kidnapping an Israeli soldier by the name of Cpl. Gilad Shalit, 19, refusing to negotiate on their demand to release Palestinian prisoners.


  Tricolor Battle for World Cup Title

By Ashley Halloran on Jul 9, 2006 - 8:59:00 PM
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France will face Italy in the World Cup final after their victory agains Portugal.

41 Killed in Spain Subway Accident

By Ashley Halloran on Jul 9, 2006 - 8:58:00 PM
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In the Mediterranean port city of Valencia, Spain, 41 were killed and 47 injured, when a subway lost control and overturned in an inside tunnel. The train was reported to have been traveling twice its normal speed at 50mph versus 25mph.

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