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- Firefighters strike over pensions
Firefighters across England begin a four-day strike in a row over pensions during one of the service's busiest weekends of the year.
BBC News. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 18:00:03 GMT.
- US bigwigs blast Netanyahu as 'chickenshit'
Stinging remarks by US President Barack Obama's officials have added fuel to the United States's row with Israel.
Mail & Guardian. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +0200.
- China to Send Elite Army Unit to Help Fight Ebola in Liberia
China will dispatch an elite unit from the People's Liberation Army to help Ebola-hit Liberia, the Foreign Ministry said on Friday, responding to U.N. calls for a greater global effort to fight the deadly virus in West Africa. ...
Voice of America. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 04:18:02 -0400.
- Japan Stocks Surge Following Economic Stimulus Measures
Japanese stocks Friday rose to their highest levels since before the global financial crisis, following Tokyo's surprise decision to expand economic stimulus measures. ...
Voice of America. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 01:46:40 -0400.
- The Grapes of Wrath: France's Great Wines Are Feeling the Heat
In France, climate change is no longer just an abstract problem. The culinary country's grand wine culture is threatened by rising global temperatures. ...
Spiegel Online. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 15:59:30 +0100.
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