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The Shocking Story Behind Wall Streets Role in Debt Crisis
World  (tags: bond holders, PROMESA, Goldman Sachs, Citigroup, Merrill Lynch, Morgan Stanley, President Obama, colonialism, Wall Street, Puerto Rico, debt crisis, austerity )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
While the Puerto Rican people are facing massive austerity cuts, bondholders are set to make mind boggling profits in what has been compared to a payday lending scheme.
The Empire Files: Bringing Corporations to Justice With Ecuador's UN Rep (Video)   video
World  (tags: UnitedNations, Human Rights Violations, Ecuador, Abby Martin )

Yusuf
- 6 hours ago - youtube.com
Abby Martin interviews Ecuador's Permanent Representative to the UN Maria Fernanda Espinosa
BREAKING NEWS: Stabbing Horror in Japan âEUR~Leaves at Least 19 Dead and 45 Injured After Knifeman Attacks Centre for Disabled Peo
World  (tags: Japan, knife man, crazy, world, world, humans, death )

Scooby
- 14 hours ago - dailymail.co.uk
A knifeman was arrested when he confessed to killing at least 19 people and injuring 45 in a stabbing frenzy at a centre for the disabled in Japan.
.Japanese Media: At Least 19 Dead in Knife Attack Outside Tokyo
World  (tags: Japan, outside Tokyo, knife attack, residential home for disabled )

Rosie
- 7 hours ago - usatoday.com
The attack took place at the Tsukui Yamayuri En (Tsukui Lily Garden), a residential home for disabled people run by Kanagawa Prefecture, about 50 kilometres outside Tokyo. Officials said about 150 people, ranging in age from 19 to 75, live at the home.
Machete Wielding Man 'Stopped By Brave Driver' After Killing Woman in Germany
World  (tags: News, refugee, machete, Germany, violence, crime, europe )

Scooby
- 1 day ago - express.co.uk
A MACHETE wielding man thought to be a Syrian refugee has killed a woman and injured two other people in Germany.
Syrian Suicide Bomber Blows Himself Up Outside German Music Festival, Injuring 12
World  (tags: Germany, violence, world, Refugees&Relief, europe )

Scooby
- 1 day ago - dailymail.co.uk
A bomber has blown himself up close to a German music festival in an 'Islamist suicide attack' - the third bloody attack on the country in the past week.
0,000 Turkey Coup Plotters Are Being Tortured, Beaten and Raped, Says Amnesty International
World  (tags: Turkey, coup, violence, HumanRights, europe, corruption, news )

Scooby
- 1 day ago - dailymail.co.uk
Plotters involved in last week's coup in Turkey are being tortured, beaten, raped and denied food and water according to Amnesty International
BREAKING: Armed Men Take Hostages in Normandy Church
World  (tags: Normandy, church, hostages, France, news )

Scooby
- 3 hours ago - express.co.uk
Police said two attackers stormed a church in the town of Saint Etienne du Rouvray at around 9am this morning local time (8am BST), which is likely to have coincided with morning mass.
Hottest Year Ever? 2016 Burns Through Heat Records, NASA Says
World  (tags: weather, temperatures, climate change, heat waves, global warming )

Freya
- 12 hours ago - livescience.com
This year may be only half over, but 2016 is already on track to be the hottest year ever on record, with each of the first six months, from January to June, setting new temperature records, NASA officials announced this week.
Turkish Military a Fractured Force After Attempted Coup
World  (tags: Turkey, Turkish military, a fractured force, Commander Adem Huduti, prison, Duzce )

Rosie
- 1 hour ago - reuters.com
Just weeks ago, Commander Adem Huduti inspected troops on the Syrian border & was praised in the media for his fight against IS and Kurdish militants. Now, the head of Turkey's 2nd army, responsible for its borders with Syria & Iraq is in prison in Duzce
The Appalling Violence of the World's Three Superpowers
World  (tags: superpowers, violence, military, oppression, weapons )

Freya
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
Just ask Latin Americans, East Europeans, or Asians what they think of their powerful neighbors.
Turkey's Night of Long Knives
World  (tags: Turkey )

Michael
- 14 hours ago - therealnews.com
Scholar Vijay Prashad discusses whether Turkey's failed coup was a false flag operation, a badly botched but real attempt providing Erdogan an opportunity to purge the Turkish state of its secular components
Israel's Culture War Is Getting Ugly
World  (tags: israel, violence, asia, conflict, society, culture, religion )

Glenn
- 3 hours ago - bloomberg.com
If the Israelis aren't fighting the Arabs, they are fighting each other.
BREAKING: Berlin Doctor Shot in Fifth German Horror Attack in Days
World  (tags: Germany, Berlin, shot, doctor, violence, europe )

Scooby
- 46 minutes ago - express.co.uk
DOCTOR has been shot in a Berlin hospital during the fifth horror attack in Germany in eight days.
GreenlandâEUR(TM)s Uummannaq Children's Home
World  (tags: Greenland’s Uummannaq Children's Home )

Andy
- 20 minutes ago - bbc.com
The 40-odd children who live here come from all over Greenland some have escaped difficult lives in their communities, some come from destitute homes with alcoholic or abusive parents, some have suffered tremendous neglect.
Public Spirit Saves the Shed From Shutdown
World  (tags: Public Spirit saves the Shed from shutdo )

Andy
- 1 minute ago - abc.net.au
A Brimbank men's shed regular has been brought to tears after a flood of donations saved the service from imminent closure. 366 people from around Australia donated almost $100,000 to keep the service for men in crisis
   

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