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NEWS Distillation – Day of 12 March 2014 – Bing & Google – (TCP)CHICAGO

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Below is the propaganda that came over the wires for the dates shown.

12 March 2014

Bing’s Propaganda

A Chinese military agency on Wednesday released satellite imagery of large pieces of debris floating in the South China Sea along the planned flight path of the missing Malaysia Airlines jet with 239 on board, news …Los Angeles Times · 7 hours ago
KIEV, Ukraine — For three months, throughout the uprising and upheaval in Kiev, Arseniy P. Yatsenyuk was one of three political leaders who appeared regularly on stage in Independence Square, but he often seemed out …New York Times · 10 hours ago
WASHINGTON — Secretary of State John Kerry will fly to London to meet with his Russian counterpart in a 11th-hour effort to persuade the Kremlin not to move forward with the annexation of Crimea, American officials …New York Times · 10 hours ago
Caracas (AFP) – Three more people were killed in protest-hit Venezuela’s north as police fired tear gas and water cannon to push back scores of rock-hurling students in the capital. About 3,000 students marched in …Yahoo News · 5 hours ago
NEW YORK (AP) — One of three people killed in an earthshaking gas explosion that flattened two New York City buildings was a security officer at a Manhattan college. Hunter College president Jennifer Raab says …Norfolk Daily News · 5 hours ago
KANDAHAR, Afghanistan — For more than an hour Wednesday, automatic weapons and machine gun fire resounded as police and commandos hunted down three insurgents who attacked a former intelligence …San Angelo Standard-Times · 5 hours ago
SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador — The top commanders of El Salvador’s armed forces said Wednesday they will stay out of a presidential election dispute that pits a conservative candidate against a former leader of the …The Telegraph · 10 hours ago
Residents of southern Israel described their trauma and fear on Wednesday when at least 60 rockets were fired into their neighborhoods from the Gaza Strip, Israel’s Walla reported. “We ran like crazy to reinforced …The Algemeiner · 4 hours ago
The U.S. Capitol dome went dark Wednesday night as a power surge hit the building, according to Fox 5 in Washington, D.C. Capitol Police say they aren’t sure what caused the surge. The lights inside the Capitol …businessinsider.com.au · 5 hours ago
VATICAN CITY (RNS) So what’s it like to come to work every day when your boss is the pope? At the one-year mark of Pope Francis’ election, the answer probably depends on whether you are an old-timer or a relative …The Huffington Post · 4 hours ago
Clashes between Turkish riot police and protesters continued on the second consecutive day following the death of 15-year-old Berkin Elvan on Tuesday. The teenager, who was injured after getting caught in the June 2013 …The Inquisitr · 5 hours ago
George Zimmerman has been spending his life walking around wearing a bulletproof vest, signing autographs, and dreaming of becoming a civil rights or defense attorney. Last year, Zimmerman was acquitted of …The Inquisitr · 1 hour ago
The Iranian city of Hamadan is composed of a series of concentric circles punctuated by spokes that spin traffic out across town. The peculiar urban planning gives the impression of a shimmering pinwheel. Almost at the …Tablet Magazine · 2 hours ago

Religion News Service

The Israeli military’s killing of a Jordanian magistrate judge yesterday, followed with a wild tale of him being a “terrorist” who attacked the border crossing, has Jordan’s parliament up in arms at their government’s …AntiWar · 4 hours ago
A New Zealander working on an oil rig off the coast of Vietnam has notified authorities that he believes he saw missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 “burning at a high altitude” before going down in flames. TVNZ reports …Digital Journal · 4 hours ago
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Approximately 100,000 people have fled their homes in Sudan’s Darfur region because of an upsurge of violence in the last six weeks, the U.N. peacekeeping chief said Wednesday. Herve Ladsous …WPTV · 2 hours ago
BEIJING (AP) — A senior Chinese aviation official says it cannot be confirmed that objects floating in the sea captured on Chinese satellite images are linked to a Malaysia Airlines jet missing for more than five days. Li …WPTV · 3 hours ago
Kuala Lumpur: Malaysia’s government controlled media has lashed out at Channel Nine for airing allegations that a woman and her friend were entertained in the cockpit of a Malaysia Airlines flight by co-pilot Fariq Abdul …Port Lincoln Times · 5 hours ago
Sand artist Sudarshan Pattnaik creates a sculpture depicting the missing Malaysian Airlines aircraft on the beach in Puri, India, Wednesday, March 12, 2014. Malaysia has asked for India’s assistance in searching for the …Albany Democrat-Herald · 6 hours ago
Italian prime minister Matteo Renzo said on Wednesday his government will cut business and income taxes by €10 billion while promising labor reforms to reduce the nation’s record 12.9 percent unemployment rate. The …Atlantic Sentinel · 8 hours ago

 

Google’s Propaganda

Malaysia Airlines MH370: China ‘will not give up’ on plane

BBC News - ?10 minutes ago?
China’s Premier Li Keqiang has pledged to continue search efforts for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight “as long as there is a glimmer of hope”.

At Least 4 Killed as Gas Explosion Hits East Harlem

New York Times - ?17 minutes ago?
The call to Consolidated Edison came at 9:13 a.m. on Wednesday: The smell of gas, detectable the night before, had strengthened around two buildings by 116th Street and Park Avenue in East Harlem.

Clashes in Turkey as protesters mourn teen’s death

Business Recorder - ?39 minutes ago?
image ISTANBUL: Riot police fired tear gas and water cannon at protesters in Ankara and Istanbul on Wednesday as tens of thousands took to the streets to mourn a teenage boy who died from injuries suffered in last year’s anti-government protests.

Obama Warns Putin Annexing Ukraine Will Be Costly for Russia

Businessweek - ?25 minutes ago?
U.S. President Barack Obama and the head of Ukraine’s acting government are making an 11th-hour bid to head off a referendum on Crimea joining Russia with a show of solidarity and warnings of economic consequences.

Israeli warplanes strike back over Gaza rocket salvo

AFP - ?14 hours ago?
Gaza City (Palestinian Territories) – Israeli warplanes pounded 29 Palestinian targets in the Gaza Strip Thursday night in response to heavy Palestinian rocket fire into the Jewish state earlier, the military said.

Middle Class Protesting Venezuela Shortages Drive Poor to Maduro

Businessweek - ?1 hour ago?
For bus driver Jorge Polo, the protests in Venezuela’s capital city are an irritation, not an attraction. Every day, Polo has to navigate around the protesters’ makeshift barricades in the wealthy parts of Caracas.

Charges against Indian diplomat who was strip searched dismissed

CNN - ?4 minutes ago?
New York (CNN) — The Indian diplomat whose arrest sparked a testy exchange between the United States and India won a dismissal of a federal indictment Monday, according to court documents.

UN: 100000 have fled Darfur fighting in 6 weeks

Seattle Post Intelligencer - ?3 hours ago?
UNITED NATIONS (AP) – Approximately 100,000 people have fled their homes in Sudan’s Darfur region because of an upsurge of violence in the last six weeks, the U.N.

Israel parliament passes controversial laws

Sydney Morning Herald - ?3 hours ago?
Jerusalem: Israel’s parliament has passed a trio of controversial laws, one of which will require a national referendum on almost any peace deal reached with the Palestinians and another that could for the first time force ultra-Orthodox Jews into military

Assad Preps for Polls as World Vigils Mark 3 Years of Syria War

Businessweek
28 minutes ago
Written by

Sangwon Yoon

Amid planned worldwide vigils marking the third anniversary today of the Syrian civil war’s outbreak, President Bashar al-Assad’s government prepared for presidential and parliamentary elections while the United Nations renewed its call for peace talks to

Survivors: Pope Francis saved many in dirty wars

MiamiHerald.com - ?58 minutes ago?
SAN MIGUEL, Argentina — Gonzalo Mosca was a radical on the run. Hunted by Uruguay’s dictators, he fled to Argentina, where he narrowly escaped a military raid on his hideout.

Bahrain and UAE reject Iraq tirade against KSA

Arab News - ?7 hours ago?
The UAE on Wednesday called the Iraqi ambassador to present him a letter of protest for Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri Al-Maliki’s statement accusing Saudi Arabia of supporting global terrorism.

In his second year, Pope faces expectations that change is coming

Times of India - ?39 minutes ago?
VATICAN CITY: Pope Francis marks the first anniversary of his papacy on Thursday having become so globally celebrated that he recently felt compelled to deflate his own “superman” aura.

Front companies, embassies mask North Korean weapons trade – U.N.

swissinfo.ch - ?2 hours ago?
SEOUL (Reuters) – North Korea has developed sophisticated ways to circumvent United Nations sanctions, including the suspected use of its embassies to facilitate an illegal trade in weapons, a United Nations report issued on Tuesday said.

Salvadorean presidential candidate demands fresh polls

BBC News - ?16 hours ago?
El Salvador’s conservative presidential candidate, Norman Quijano, has called for Sunday’s election to be annulled. Preliminary results from the run-off suggested he had lost by fewer than 7,000 votes to former left-wing rebel Salvador Sanchez Ceren.

US General Warns of Perils in Leaving Afghanistan

New York Times - ?3 hours ago?
Gen. Joseph F. Dunford Jr. appeared Wednesday before the Senate Armed Services Committee. Credit Carolyn Kaster/Associated Press. Continue reading the main story.

Canada ends military operations in Afghanistan

Daily News & Analysis - ?1 hour ago?
The Canadian forces ended their military operation in post-Taliban Afghanistan on Wednesday, the NATO-led coalition forces said. Canada marked the end of more than 12 years of major military operations in Afghanistan during a flag-lowering ceremony

Chicago’s Heyman confirmed as new ambassador to Canada

Chicago Sun-Times - ?3 hours ago?
WASHINGTON – Chicago’s Bruce Heyman, a major fundraiser for President Barack Obama, was confirmed by the Senate on Wednesday to be the new U.S.

Jordanian parliament threatens to topple government if it doesn’t expel Israeli

Jerusalem Post - ?6 hours ago?
After IDF shooting of Jordanian judge on Monday, lawmakers demand downgrade of diplomatic ties, release of Jordanian who killed 7 Israelis.

Bob Crow death: Politicians from all sides pay tribute to indomitable RMT leader

The Independent
20 hours ago
Written by

Cahal Milmo

The death of Bob Crow, the iron-willed rail union leader who never shied from confrontation, brought him unaccustomed but warm praise from all political sides yesterday for his obdurate pursuit of better conditions for both his members and working people.

 

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