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WHO Refuses to Publish Report on Cancers in Iraq Caused by Depleted Uranium

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has categorically refused in defiance of its own mandate to share evidence uncovered in Iraq that US military use of Depleted Uranium and other weapons have not only killed many civilians, but continue to result in the birth of deformed babies.

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September 19, 2013

Sabra and Shatilla

By American Muslims for Palestine On Sept. 16-18, 1982, Lebanese Christian Phalangists, under the approving eye of then-Israeli Defense Minister Ariel Sharon, launched a three-day, massive assault on the Palestinian refugees living in the Lebanese refugee camps Sabra and Shatilla. Officially, no one has ever been able to arrive at an exact number of dead, […]

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September 19, 2013

Mirza Mentors Inspirational Tennis Player

‘Against All Odds’ is the name of the to-be-released autobiography of India’s best-ever women’s Indian Muslim tennis star Sania Mirza

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September 19, 2013

Abidal Starts Life Anew

Soccer player Eric Abidal’s tour through Europe’s football leagues over last couple of years

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September 19, 2013

Kadri Signs New Contract With Leafs

Lebanese-Canadian ice hockey star Nazem Kadri signed a new contract with the Toronto Maple Leafs just in time for training camp

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September 19, 2013

Qureshi Reaches US Open Quarters

Pakistani tennis star Aisam-ul-Haq and his doubles partner Jean-Julien Rojer fell in the quarterfinals of the US Open Men’s Doubles.

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September 19, 2013

Hundreds Of Fleeing Syrian Refugees Reach Italian Coast

Hundreds of Syrian refugees have been rescued in rough seas and brought to Italy’s southern coast in the last 24 hours, the Italian coastguard said on Saturday.

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September 19, 2013

Affordable Electric Vehicles Like Volt The Focus For GM

General Motors Co’s electric vehicle program will continue to focus on affordable electric cars for the mainstream public even though it plans to launch a luxury Cadillac-badged companion to its Chevrolet Volt, a top executive said on Monday.

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September 19, 2013

Community News (V15-I39)

community news published 9/19/13

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September 19, 2013

Advice Column: Is There a Place for Grains in a Healthy Diet?

Question: I’m trying to eat healthier and heard from a friend that I should cut out all carbohydrates from my diet. Is this true?

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September 19, 2013

Southern Violence A Thorn In Side Of Philippines’ Booming Economy

The images from the Philippines this past week sit uncomfortably with its new-found reputation as an emerging market success story and one of Asia’s fastest-growing economies.

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September 19, 2013

Dreaming With Everybody

Contemplation on the Dream Speech

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September 19, 2013

Quit Whining About Obamacare

Amid the whining about Obamacare, women, men and children are signing up for what will be a transformation in health care and, to some extent, American society.

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September 19, 2013

Turkey’s ‘Worthy Solitude’ Sidelines Erdogan In Middle East

By Nick Tattersall STANBUL (Reuters) – Clinging to calls for military action in Syria and wedded to his backing for Egypt’s ousted Islamist president, Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan cuts an increasingly lonely figure in a region whose future he still hopes to help shape. Finding himself in what one adviser calls “worthy solitude”, Erdogan […]

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September 19, 2013

Turkish Planes Shoot Down Syrian Chopper

Turkey said its warplanes shot down a Syrian helicopter on Monday after it crossed into Turkish airspace and the government warned it had taken all necessary measures to defend itself against any further such violations.

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September 19, 2013

Poor Harvest, Sanctions Further Threaten Syria Food Supply -WFP

BRUSSELS, Sept 16 (Reuters) – Poor harvests and international sanctions have damaged Syria’s ability to fund food imports and could sharply increase the number of people requiring food aid

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September 19, 2013

Robel Phillipos Pleads Not Guilty: Kate Russell’s Parents Testify

Robel Phillipos pled “Not Guilty” at Moakley Federal Courthouse.

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September 19, 2013

Dental Mission/Palestine – Interview with Dr. Renna Hazboun

Dr. Renna Hazboun is an Arab American dentist and oral surgeon whose roots through her parents can be traced to Bethlehem in the West Bank of Palestine.

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September 19, 2013

Brotherhood Leaders Liken Egypt Jail Cells To Graves

Murad Ali says he was put in a foul-smelling cell on death row, sleeping on a concrete floor, and denied light and human contact after his arrest in Egypt’s crackdown on the Muslim Brotherhood

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September 19, 2013

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