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  • US fast food workers demand higher wages

    Date: 2015-04-16 07:47:55 GMT - USA - World - SN:15 - ID:2389405

    WASHINGTON, April 16 (MENA) – U.S. fast-food workers fighting for better wages enlisted students, healthcare workers and racial justice activists to swell the ranks of rallies set for Wednesday in 230 cities, according to Voice of America. The ....

  • 2 Montrealers arrested over terrorism fears

    Date: 2015-04-16 06:17:38 GMT - Canada - World - SN:6 - ID:2389057

    OTTAWA, April 16 (MENA) - Two 18-year-old Montrealers have been arrested over fears they will commit a terrorist act, Le Journal de Montreal reported Thursday. Sabrine Djaermane and Mahdi el Jamali appeared in Montreal courthouse and will remain ....

  • Pilot arrested after small aircraft lands near US Capitol

    Date: 2015-04-15 21:15:07 GMT - USA - World - SN:143 - ID:2388573

    WASHINGTON, April 15 (MENA) - US Capitol Police arrested a man for flying a small aircraft near the Capitol grounds on Wednesday afternoon, The USA Today reported. The Capitol went on lockdown around 1:30 p.m. when the pilot landed the aircraft, ....

  • Czech Army expects to recruit up to 70,000 people annually

    Date: 2015-04-15 20:42:28 GMT - Czech - World - SN:135 - ID:2388333

    PRAGUE, April 15 (MENA) - The Czech Army expects to recruit up to 70,000 people a year within a “conscription” bill that the government plans to reintroduce, Deputy Defence Minister Daniel Kostoval and Deputy Chief-of-Staff Frantisek Maleninsky ....

  • Russia criticizes Canada for sending troops to Ukraine

    Date: 2015-04-15 20:26:53 GMT - Canada - World - SN:133 - ID:2388277

    TORONTO, April 15 (MENA) - Russia called Canada's decision to send 200 military trainers to Ukraine "counterproductive and deplorable" on Wednesday, ABC News reported. On Tuesday, Canada announced 200 soldiers will be posted in western Ukraine, ....

  • Russian trawler full of fuel sinks off Canary Islands coast

    Date: 2015-04-15 20:24:59 GMT - Spain - World - SN:131 - ID:2388265

    MADRID, April 15 (MENA) - A Russian fishing trawler full of fuel has sunk off the coast of Gran Canaria, in the Canary Islands, Moscow Times cited sea rescue authorities as saying Wednesday. The Oleg Naidenov, which made headlines last year when ....

  • China attaches great importance to nuke non-proliferation review conf. -- spokesman

    Date: 2015-04-15 18:52:06 GMT - China - World - SN:112 - ID:2387445

    BEIJING, April 15 (MENA) - Chinese Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Hong Lei asserted on Wednesday China attaches great importance to the 2015 Review Conference of the Parties to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons. Speaking to ....

  • Bosnia arrests suspected Daesh supporter

    Date: 2015-04-15 18:29:38 GMT - Bosnia and Herzegovina - World - SN:107 - ID:2387249

    SARAJEVO, April 15 (MENA) – Bosnia police on Wednesday arrested a man over suspects of involvement in terror acts in Syria, Al Arabia TV channel reported. The suspect, named Kenan Krso, was suspected of "several activities linked with ....

  • Most of Houthi facilities destroyed: Saudi amb.

    Date: 2015-04-15 17:52:29 GMT - USA - World - SN:104 - ID:2386941

    WASHINGTON, April 15 (MENA) - Saudi Arabia's ambassador to the United States, Adel al Jubeir said that the Operation Decisive Storm hit hard on the Houthi militant group and destroyed many vital facilities used by the group and its allies. The ....

  • Hundreds feared dead after migrant boat capsizes near Libya - Report

    Date: 2015-04-15 16:36:23 GMT - USA - World - SN:98 - ID:2384125

    NEW YORK, April 15 (MENA) - Around 400 Libyan migrants are feared drowned after their boat capsized en-route to Italy, according to the charity, Save the Children. The Italian coast guard rescued 144 people from the boat on Monday and launched an ....

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