WINTERSET, Iowa (Reuters) – U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton said on Saturday she did not send or receive classified information on a private email account while she was secretary of state.
The National Parks and Wildlife Service warns anyone on the water around Sydney’s middle harbour to be aware of a southern right whale as kayakers get close enough to be sprayed with water by the animal.
The FMLN government in El Salvador is making claims that elements on the right are attempting to foment a coup to destabilize and overthrow the government. Describing it as “obscure groups” advancing a “black hand strategy,” the FMLN asserts that these anti-government plots are being advanced through social networks. They described it as an attempt to foment a “soft coup” and not necessarily a violent overthrow using the armed forces.
The right wing ARENA party has reacted angrily to the accusations and demanded that the government show its proof of any plan against the government. To date, the government has not publicly shown any proof.
I am no fan of the right wing parties in El Salvador. But it seems to me that talk of coups is a pretty transparent attempt by the FMLN to rally the party faithful at a time when the government’s popularity is slipping because of its failure to address the public security problems in the country.
Australian surfing star Mick Fanning says he is lucky to be alive after punching and kicking a shark which bit through his leg rope during an attack caught on camera at the J-Bay Open in South Africa.
Oleg Vtulkin was the first photographer on the scene of the MH17 plane crash that killed 298 passengers and crew members. The anniversary evokes memories he would rather let lie. Kitty Logan reports from Torez, Ukraine.
No political punches were pulled in German parliament as leftists attacked the government over Merkel’s Greece policy. But as the vote came, the socialists climbed into bed with the ultra-conservative wing of the CDU.
An encounter filmed in North Germany between a tearful Palestinian refugee girl from Lebanon and Chancellor Angela Merkel has fueled a debate over asylum policy. 14-year-old Reem told Merkel her family faced deportation.
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