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Raul Castro: Don't expect detente to change Cuban system

Boston Herald - ‎1 hour ago‎
Antonio Guerrero, left, and Ramon Labanino, two of the three Cubans released under a prisoners swap agreement with the U.S. on Wednesday, sing with Fernando Gonzalez, a fellow member of "The Cuban Five" who had been previously released, during a ...

Santa Claus Visits Columbia

The State - ‎40 minutes ago‎
Santa Claus made several stops in Columbia during his busiest time of the year to find out what good boys and girls wanted for Christmas.

White House: Sony Never Told Us It Planned to Pull 'The Interview' - ‎11 minutes ago‎
The White House is disputing Sony's claim that it reached out to top administration officials to specifically discuss canceling the release of the North Korea satire "The Interview" amid threats from hackers.

Kurds advance against Islamic State in Syria, Iraq - ‎1 hour ago‎
Kurdish fighters advanced on the Islamic State extremist group in Iraq and Syria on Saturday, pushing into the contested, refugee-packed Sinjar mountains and advancing in the embattled Syrian border town of Kobani after heavy clashes, Kurdish officials and ...

Ugandans won't be celebrating Christmas with new anti-gay law

LGBTQ Nation - ‎5 hours ago‎
LGBT rights activists protest Uganda's anti-gay law in London in January after lawmakers passed an earlier version of the bill that was later overturned because lawmakers lacked a quorum.

MPs condemn KCCA staff 'brutality'

New Vision - ‎13 hours ago‎
KCCA law enforcement officers attend a parade at City Hall last year. (Photo credit: Nicholas Kajoba). mail; img. newvision. mail; img.

PF reconciles, Lungu files

Zambia Daily Mail - ‎46 minutes ago‎
ACTING President Guy Scott and Patriotic Front (PF) president Edgar Lungu have reconciled and pledged to work together. The reconciliation between Mr Lungu and Dr Scott was mediated by Northmead Assemblies of God Bishop Joshua Banda after a ...

Fayose At His Decietful Act Again! distributes rice, fowls, money to Ado-Ekiti ...

Osun Defender - ‎25 minutes ago‎
Ado Ekiti - Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayo Fayose, Saturday, commenced the implementation of his stomach infrastructure programme, as he distributedno fewer than 80,000 birds, 100,000 bags of rice and cash gifts to the less privileged, widows and aged ones ...

How PDP Shot Themselves With Gun In The Head Over Osinbajo's Emergence ...

Osun Defender - ‎2 hours ago‎
There is reportedly anxiety in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) over the choice of YemiOsinbajo as Muhammadu Buhari's running mate.

Watch moment Kenyan lawmakers trade blows in parliament over controversial ... - ‎10 hours ago‎
This is the shocking moment government MPs traded blows in parliament live on TV after Kenyan lawmakers passed a controversial security bill.

Nigeria: A Nation Almost Grounded To A Halt?

Leadership Newspapers - ‎1 hour ago‎
“The president did not believe that those girls were abducted for almost 18 days…If the president got the information within 12 hours of the act and he reacted immediately, I believe those girls would have been rescued within 24 hours, maximum 48 hours.

Obama blasts Guantanamo provision as he signs defense bill

Al-Arabiya - ‎18 hours ago‎
This March 30, 2010 file photo shows US military guards as they move a detainee inside Camp VI at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. (File photo: AFP).

8 Children Found Dead In North Queensland Home

Getty Images - ‎1 hour ago‎
CAIRNS, AUSTRALIA - DECEMBER 21: Detective Inspector Bruno Asnicar speaks to the media at a press conference near the home of a multiple stabbing in the suburb of Manoora on December 21, 2014 in Cairns, Australia.

Tunisians vote in historic presidential run-off

Reuters - ‎14 minutes ago‎
TUNIS (Reuters) - Tunisians vote on Sunday in a presidential run-off election that completes the country's last steps to full democracy nearly fours years after the uprising that toppled autocrat Zine El-Abidine Ben Ali.

Talk of deal with SAA shot down by Etihad

Times LIVE - ‎1 hour ago‎
Air routes are one of the first things that Etihad Airways CEO James Hogan aims to fix in the struggling airlines his company has been buying stakes in.

Idemitsu Kosan In Talks To Acquire Showa Shell Sekiyu For $4.1 Bln : Report

RTT News - ‎1 hour ago‎
Japan's second-biggest oil refiner and distributor, Idemitsu Kosan, is in the final stages of talks to acquire No. 5 player Showa Shell Sekiyu in an estimated 500 billion yen or $4.1 billion deal, the Nikkei reported.

US Virgin Islands legislators reject bill to sell Hovensa oil refinery

Fox Business - ‎7 hours ago‎
CHARLOTTE AMALIE, U.S. Virgin Islands - Legislators in the U.S. Virgin Islands have rejected a proposal to sell the former Hovensa oil refinery in St. Croix.

Update: Barrick Gold Is Putting Pressure On The Zambian Government (ABX)

Seeking Alpha - ‎20 hours ago‎
Disclosure: The author has no positions in any stocks mentioned, and no plans to initiate any positions within the next 72 hours. The author wrote this article themselves, and it expresses their own opinions.

First Google, now Dutch privacy watchdog after Facebook's new policies - ‎Dec 17, 2014‎
A day after issuing an ultimatum to Google to adhere to its privacy regulations, the Dutch Data Protection Authority announced a probe into Facebook's privacy policy for handling user data and photos.

Movie review: Latest 'Night at the Museum' feels like an antiquity

OCRegister - ‎15 hours ago‎
Atilla the Hun (Patrick Gallagher), Teddy Roosevelt (Robin Williams), Larry Daley (Ben Stiller) and Ahkmenrah (Rami Malek), from left, appear in a scene from “Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb.

Hero's welcome for S. Africa's first Miss World in 40 years

Arab News - ‎4 hours ago‎
JOHANNESBURG: South Africa on Saturday welcomed back home its first Miss World winner in 40 years, Rolene Strauss, with wild cheers and ululations.

3.5M followers purged from Justin Bieber's Instagram account after huge clean up - ‎2 hours ago‎
Singer-songwriter Justin Bieber presents onstage at Fashion Rocks 2014 presented by Three Lions Entertainment at the Barclays Center of Brooklyn on September 9, 2014 in New York City.

Latest data shows Philae may have been saved by a crater rim

Geek - ‎5 hours ago‎
The Philae lander was released by the European Space Agency's (ESA) Rosetta craft on November 12th as it orbited comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko.

Birds sensed imminent tornadoes, and escaped the day before, study finds

CTV News - ‎Dec 19, 2014‎
They may be tiny little songbirds, but U.S. researchers have discovered that golden-winged warblers are also keen weather predictors that know when to fly the coop when a dangerous storm is about to descend.

Heart drug shows potential for Ebola patients

CBS News - ‎Dec 19, 2014‎
A drug currently in development for heart attack patients may be a promising treatment for Ebola. A case study, published Thursday in the journal Lancet, provides details of one doctor's successful treatment with the drug known as FX06.

China granddad defends petition to expel HIV-positive grandson from village

The Japan Times - ‎14 hours ago‎
BEIJING - The grandfather of a Chinese HIV-positive boy has defended his support for a petition to banish him from their village, media reported Saturday, in a case that has sparked intense soul-searching in China.
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