- European Court Rules Against Poland Over Secret CIA Jail
The CIA ran a secret jail on Polish soil, the European Court of Human Rights ruled on Thursday, a decision that puts pressure on the United States and its allies to reveal the truth about the global program for detaining al Qaeda suspects.
By Reuters. International Herald Tribune. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:34:05 GMT.
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- Why Roots walked away from Parks Canada clothing deal
Why did Roots, the iconic Canadian company that’s synonymous with stylish, quality casual wear for nature lovers, drop out of a plan to collaborate with Parks Canada on a new fashion line?
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 05:00:00 EDT.
- World Briefing: Canada: Man Is Charged in Syria Terrorism Case
A 25-year-old from British Columbia has been charged under a new antiterrorism law, accused of joining Islamist fighters in Syria.
By The Associated Press. International Herald Tribune. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:17:08 GMT.
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- Carly Dyar grabs silver medal on day one of BMX World Championships
Team USA grabbed a silver medal on opening day of BMX Worlds, compliments of Carly Dyar in the womenand#39;s 17+ challenge class event.
USA Cycling. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 23:18:31 GMT.
- Chinese National Pleads Guilty to US Arms Smuggling
A Chinese national pleaded guilty in a U.S. federal court in New Mexico Wednesday on charges of trying to smuggle military sensors to China. Bo Cai faces up to 35 years in prison when he is sentenced at a later date. ...
Voice of America. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 21:45:02 -0400.
- Voyage to unlock Arctic secrets
A crew of sailors is embarking on a pioneering citizen science expedition through the Northwest Passage between Canada and Greenland.
BBC News. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 20:21:46 GMT.
- Baseball's Chicago Cubs Are In First Place! (At Least When It Comes To Attacking Phony Mascots)
Time was that unless you were at the Trademark Expo run by the United States Patent and Trademark Office each year in Washington, it was unlikely you would bump into costumed mascots representing a range of famous trademarks. ...
By Jess Collen. Forbes. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 20:11:00 GMT.
- Arrests made after eBay Stubhub thefts
Arrests are made in the UK, US, Canada and Spain after a scam involving e-tickets for Elton John concerts and other shows sold via Stubhub.
BBC News. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 19:56:18 GMT.
- GM seeks broader immunity in switch lawsuits
GM, moving to expand its immunity from lawsuits after recalling almost 29 million cars in North America, said it sees no need to try to settle customer claims until a judge decides whether it's legally responsible for faults in its ...
AutoNews.com. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:49:20 EST. Subscription required.
- Air Canada rouge to Launch Seasonal Flights from Vancouver to Palm Springs, California
Air Canada announced today that it will introduce a new seasonal non-stop service operated by Air Canada rouge between Vancouver and Palm Springs, California this winter.
Travel Industry Wire. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:30:52 EST.
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