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Heavy security as Israel reopens Jerusalem site

October 31, 2014

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel reopened a contested Jerusalem holy site on Friday and deployed more than 1,000 security personnel following clashes the previous day between Palestinians and Israeli riot... more »»

 
 
 
Africans worst responders in Ebola crisis

October 31, 2014

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The head of Africa's continental body did not get to an Ebola-hit country until last week — months after alarm bells first rang and nearly 5,000 deaths later. more »»

Hong Kong protesters: Images of determination

October 31, 2014

HONG KONG (AP) — On the evening of Sept. 28, Hong Kong police struggling to hold back thousands of democracy protesters unleashed dozens of rounds of tear gas in a failed attempt to disperse the. more »»

Romania to vote for new leader; corruption ignored

October 31, 2014

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romanians go to the polls Sunday to elect a new leader as President Traian Basescu steps down after 10 years. more »»

Japan expands stimulus to spur recovery

October 31, 2014

TOKYO (AP) — Japan's central bank expanded its asset purchases in a surprise move Friday to shore up sagging growth in the world's No. 3 econom. more »»

Mexico police questioned in killing of 3 Americans

October 31, 2014

MATAMOROS, Mexico (AP) — Authorities are investigating a possible police connection to the killing of three U.S. more »»

2 boys sue govt, Malaysia Airlines over Flight 370

October 31, 2014

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Two Malaysian children sued Malaysia Airlines and the government on Friday over the loss of their father on Flight 370, the first lawsuit filed in the country by... more »»

Malaysia Airlines sued by 2 boys over Flight 370

October 31, 2014

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Two Malaysian children sued Malaysia Airlines and the government on Friday over the loss of their father on Flight 370, the first lawsuit filed in the country by... more »»

AP Interview: Dissident forced to leave Vietnam

October 31, 2014

LOS ANGELES (AP) — One of Vietnam's most prominent dissidents said he was asked to sign a form seeking a pardon for spreading "propaganda against the state" before his release from prison last... more »»

Hong Kong activists mull Beijing visit during APEC

October 31, 2014

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong student protest leaders are considering visiting Beijing while it hosts a major Asian summit next week to press their demands for greater democratic reforms. more »»

N. Korea says it has invited EU rights official

October 31, 2014

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — North Korea on Thursday said it has invited European Union's top human rights official to visit the country, but it threatened to drop recent offers of visits by United... more »»

Burkina Faso president won't resign after protests

October 31, 2014

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) — Burkina Faso's longtime leader refused to resign Thursday in the face of violent protests that posed the greatest threat to his nearly three-decade rule, saying... more »»

Mexican governor confirms 3 US siblings found dead

October 31, 2014

MATAMOROS, Mexico (AP) — Three U.S. more »»

Ukraine, Moscow clinch deal on Russian gas supply

October 30, 2014

BRUSSELS (AP) — Moscow and Kiev on Thursday clinched a multi-billion dollar deal that will guarantee that Russian gas exports flow into Ukraine and beyond to the European Union throughout the... more »»

Burkina Faso parliament dissolved after protests

October 30, 2014

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) — Burkina Faso's leader faced the greatest threat to his rule in nearly three decades Thursday, prompting a state of emergency and the dissolution of parliament... more »»

Mexican governor confirms 3 US siblings found dead

October 30, 2014

MATAMOROS, Mexico (AP) — The governor and chief prosecutor for a northern Mexico border state confirmed on Thursday that three Texans missing for more than two weeks were found dead near Matamoro... more »»

Mexican governor confirm 3 US siblings found dead

October 30, 2014

MATAMOROS, Mexico (AP) — The governor and chief prosecutor for a northern Mexico border state confirmed on Thursday that three Texans missing for more than two weeks were found dead near Matamoro... more »»

US, UN condemn renewed violence in South Sudan

October 30, 2014

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The United States and United Nations on Thursday condemned a recent outbreak of violence around an oil-rich town in South Sudan, as experts predicted a return to mass... more »»

Vatican admits Sistine Chapel frescoes 'whitened'

October 30, 2014

VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Vatican revealed a closely kept secret Thursday: The Sistine Chapel's precious frescoes were starting to turn white from the air pollution caused by so many visitors... more »»

Small Iraqi peshmerga force enters Syrian town

October 30, 2014

SURUC, Turkey (AP) — A vanguard force of Iraqi peshmerga troops entered the embattled Syrian border town of Kobani from Turkey on Thursday, part of a larger group of 150 fighters that the Kurds... more »»

Israel closes Jerusalem holy site after shooting

October 30, 2014

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel closed all access to Jerusalem's most sensitive religious site on Thursday, a rare move that ratcheted up already heightened tensions following the attempted assassination... more »»

 
 

Kihei Walking Club October 31, 2014

walk with others for exercise, 1993 S. Kihei Road, parking lot in front of Kihei Sporting Goods. For walk schedule, contact 280-9024 or jkeating808@gmail.com. more »

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Stop the Ebola, er, malaria carriers!

October 31, 2014 First, all the people who have died of Ebola fever in history do not equal the number of Africans who die of malaria every 3 days or so. more »

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