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Great White North
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford apologises for oral-sex remarks
[BBC.CO.UK] Troubled Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has apologised for obscene comments he made on live TV while denying he made vulgar overtures to a female staff member.

The Canadian politician used what he called "unforgivable language" about oral sex, in remarks to news hounds.

He also threatened to take legal action against former employees who made claims about his drinking and drug use.

It is the latest scandal to engulf 44-year-old Mr Ford, who last week admitted smoking crack cocaine.

Police documents released on Wednesday quoted Ford associates as saying that the mayor had driven drunk, used racially abusive language, threatened staff, consorted with a woman suspected of being a hooker and made a sexual proposition to a female staff member.

'Particularly disappointing'
On Thursday morning, he told news hounds the allegations were "outright lies", although he conceded he might have driven after taking alcohol.

However,
some people cause happiness wherever they go; others whenever they go...
news hounds were left gasping by his lewd outburst as he denied having once told a former female employee that he wanted to have oral sex.

The father of two young children said that he was "happily married" and crudely commented that he enjoyed enough oral sex at home.

Later on Thursday, Mr Ford was flanked by his wife, Renata, as he expressed regret for the "graphic" language, the latest in a string of apologies.
Posted by: Fred || 11/15/2013 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [530 views] Top|| File under:

#1  Classy fellow that Rob Ford.
Posted by: Besoeker || 11/15/2013 3:15 Comments || Top||

#2  Mrs. Ford looked so proud in the pic.
Posted by: Fred || 11/15/2013 9:30 Comments || Top||

#3  It was Robert Ford, the dirty little coward
And I wonder how he feels
For he slept in Jesse's bed and he ate o' Jesse's bread
But he laid Jesse James in his grave
Posted by: Glenmore || 11/15/2013 9:49 Comments || Top||

#4  Maybe the Dems want to bring him south and run him for Governor or Mayor or something...
Posted by: Bill Clinton || 11/15/2013 11:12 Comments || Top||

#5  love the photo!
Posted by: 3dc || 11/15/2013 11:21 Comments || Top||

#6  Seeing him on TV, I need to wonder how somebody so obese can live through a crack high without blowing an artery.
Posted by: 3dc || 11/15/2013 11:23 Comments || Top||

#7  Toronto city council trying to strip powers from Rob Ford
Embattled mayor refuses to resign
Posted by: Sputh Ghibelline1965 || 11/15/2013 11:36 Comments || Top||

#8 
Posted by: Beavis || 11/15/2013 11:42 Comments || Top||

#9  Love it Beavis !
Posted by: Sputh Ghibelline1965 || 11/15/2013 11:51 Comments || Top||

#10  ... I suspect he shall soon be going on a diet...
Posted by: Uncle Phester || 11/15/2013 12:48 Comments || Top||


Government
Second O'Keefe Video Exposes More Obamacare Navigators Telling People To Commit Fraud
More from The Daily Caller here and here. Yes, of course there's video at the links.
Posted by: trailing wife || 11/15/2013 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [421 views] Top|| File under:

#1  Where is the legislation ( from anybody, either side of the aisle) requiring background checks on these folks? if the Pubs were smart, they would start that just to give Champ another ball to keep in the air.
but then again.....
Posted by: USN, Ret. || 11/15/2013 7:50 Comments || Top||

#2  Where are the indictments related to conspiracy to defraud the United States Government ?
Posted by: Besoeker || 11/15/2013 9:05 Comments || Top||

#3  It makes sense, what's another lie.
Posted by: Redneck Jim || 11/15/2013 9:36 Comments || Top||

#4  Besoeker, if each one did it on his own initiative, it wouldn't be conspiracy, right? Wink wink, nudge nudge.
Posted by: Rambler in Virginia || 11/15/2013 10:27 Comments || Top||

#5  The entire Obamacare program is a fraud. Navigators are just the personification of the Grand Fraud.

Posted by: Sputh Ghibelline1965 || 11/15/2013 11:42 Comments || Top||


HHS letter to State Insurance Commissioners
A section of the HHS issued a letter telling State Ins commissions they could allow more grandfathering of policies (see link).

Of course the regulations promulgated by the HHS say otherwise.

The State insurance commissions are now in a position of either complying with policy or regulations. If they choose the former, the insurance companies would have to worry about their legal liability if they issue a policy that does not comply with the Code of Federal regulations.

Of course, the Obama team will try to now say the ball is in someone else's court. If by court they mean law court, they may be right.
Posted by: lord garth || 11/15/2013 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [1114 views] Top|| File under:

#1  In my email FL BCBS


Thursday, November 14, 2013

Earlier today, we advised that President Obama announced that insurers can extend current plans into 2014.

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) have now released additional clarification on this announcement, advising that small groups are also included in the extension into 2014.

We have just released small group renewal letters that do not include this recent information, so please be aware that you may be getting questions from your small groups who receive their renewal letters.

We will be evaluating the impacts to the small group segment and will keep you informed.


The following message from earlier today remains relevant:

We can tell members with plans scheduled to close on January 1, 2014 that we will continue their policy into 2014. Florida Blue will send information to affected members in the next few days explaining in detail the changes and how it affects them.

We can tell members with plans scheduled to close on July 1 or August 1, 2014 that we’re still evaluating how this impacts them and are waiting for detailed information from the federal and state government. We will also let these members know as soon as possible how this affects them.

Florida Blue will continue to work closely with our policyholders to help them find plans that meet the new requirements under the Affordable Care Act (ACA). By allowing our members to remain in their current plans through 2014, they will have additional time to ascertain if they qualify for a subsidy and to find new plans for 2015 that meet the ACA requirements.

We will work as quickly as possible to make the needed changes. The company will continue to reach out to members to offer guidance related to their health care needs.
Posted by: Beavis || 11/15/2013 1:35 Comments || Top||

#2  Once again, Champ's edicts trump the enforcement of written law.
Posted by: Besoeker || 11/15/2013 3:04 Comments || Top||

#3  Investor's Business Daily article, same subject.
Posted by: Besoeker || 11/15/2013 3:14 Comments || Top||

#4  Good thing this law was passed so we could find out what was in it.

Washington state insurance commish rejects the additional time; wonder how long before he gets a 'visit' from 'da boyz' to convince him to change his mind....
Posted by: USN, Ret. || 11/15/2013 7:46 Comments || Top||

#5  Seems like a pretty clever political manuever here - insurance companies are now 'free' to continue old 'substandard' policies, but of course the insurance companies won't be willing to do that because it would violate different laws and policies, and open them up to lawsuits. So now the cancellations can be fully 'blamed' on the insurance companies rather than Zero-care.
Posted by: Glenmore || 11/15/2013 9:58 Comments || Top||

#6  Couple of points:

1) If you were an insurance company would you take Barak Obama, a guy lies to your face and then denies it in the face of video evidence, at his word not to prosecute?

2) That same Barack Obama might think he has the authority to set aside laws - but the Supreme Court in a future ruling might disagree. And besides while Bumbles might think he can ignore the law of the land - insurnace companies simply cannot.

3)
Posted by: CrazyFool || 11/15/2013 10:26 Comments || Top||

#7  Aikido in 20 seconds: as a former insurance comissioners Sebelius should know better, and her history of circumventing law and procedure (attempting to raid protected accounts when she failed to approve the budget in her final year as governor of Kansas).

(Pacific Rim trailor voice)

"Sebelius...Let's look behind the curtain. As a former Insurance Comissioner she should know the laws and regulations required. As a Governor she should know legal procedures. In her final year in Kansas she ran an illegal business out of her governor's mansion and attempted to raid retirement accounts and volunteer fire fighter pensions when she neglected the Kansas budget for the trappings of Oz. Ask yourself: is she fit for your health decisions?"
Posted by: swksvolFF || 11/15/2013 10:43 Comments || Top||

#8  America is going down the drain because of Obamacare!













Posted by: Sputh Ghibelline1965 || 11/15/2013 11:13 Comments || Top||

#9  they could allow more grandfathering of policies

This is a legalistic and panicky pre-emption of Senator Landrieu's and Rep. Upton's proposed bills.

Senator Landrieu's bill would impel compel state regulators to allow grandfathering and reinstatement of policies for a year. Such allowances would be illegal. Rep Upton's permits insurance companies to continue selling 'noncompliant policies' for a year, but doesn't compel state insurance regulators to allow it.
Posted by: Pappy || 11/15/2013 12:06 Comments || Top||

#10  I sense that some of the Democrat Congresscritters are running scared--2014 elections are around the corner.
Posted by: JohnQC || 11/15/2013 12:54 Comments || Top||

#11  What TARP did for the banking industry, this 'OOPS' will do for the insurance industry. Look for TAX subsidized reinsurers just like the breakout mortgage lender boom.
Posted by: Skidmark || 11/15/2013 13:10 Comments || Top||

#12  a lot of legal discussion today on this

it seems as if, for policies already cancelled, any reinstatement would almost certainly illegal and someone who got a policy and was ticked off that it didn't cover something would have a good chance of prevailing in court

at the other end, for policies that have not been cancelled and are in states where policies that comply with state insurance laws are protected from lawsuits (I don't know how many there are like that) and where the insurance commission makes an affirmation that continuing a policy is legal under state law, the insurance company is probably safe from lawsuits of the type noted in the earlier paragraph. As, however, implied by others, a company that does issue policies that do not comply with the ACA could be sued by the feds on other grounds which the feds would claim are not related to the ACA but actually would be.
Posted by: lord garth || 11/15/2013 15:03 Comments || Top||

#13  Trying to shift the blame to the insurance companies who really are in no position to change directions 180 degrees. It might work for awhile, then the disaster will intensify.
Posted by: Shipman || 11/15/2013 16:43 Comments || Top||

#14  If you had an condition under your insurance (say Diabetes) and your insurance in cancelled due to ObumbleCare and Obama waves his little -er- finger and your insurnace is back... can they (the insurance company) refuse to cover you citing a 'pre-existing condition'?

So many ramifications....
Posted by: CrazyFool || 11/15/2013 17:16 Comments || Top||

#15  Considering the insurance companies a) agreed to this monstrosity (why turn down a federally-mandated customer base to buy your products?), and b) had no problem with cancelling customer's polices to "comply with Federal regulations", I've not much sympathy.
Posted by: Pappy || 11/15/2013 17:17 Comments || Top||


Home Front: Politix
President Obama Threatens To Veto Bipartisan Bill To Fix Cancelled Plans
...file under "Keep The Plate-O'-Crisis" spinning..?
Posted by: Uncle Phester || 11/15/2013 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [1050 views] Top|| File under:

#1  In the main time please all of you son of a conservative bitches please look at these FACTs:

1- Sale of private jets costing $50Mill and more were at record levels YTD
2- Sale of homes costing $10Mill and more are going as briskly as ever
3- One Apartment complex in New York were apartments sold at $2.5Mill and more sold out in less than 30 days
4- One Google exec just bought a $25Mill mansion in south of France and a $14Mill condo in NYC
5- One Silicon Valley VC just built a $125M Super Yacht in Istanbul and sailed it with entourage of 100 to Nice
6- Not one major Military program has been cut
7- We are building F35s at cost of $200Mill each as if we are the richest country/people on earth
8- Not one 4 Star General has been layed off or has had his pay cut by even 10%
9- $10s of Billions of Dollars of our Taxes are still being sent, in various form, to Israel.
10- We just built a new Military base in Romania at cost of $12Bill+ staffing it with 1000s of soldiers. Of course why not! After all Romania, about 10000 Miles from US, is so vital to our security needs. Not. This would be analogous to if Russia had built a military base in Mexico. In fact we have Military bases in 150 different countries, a feet that NO other country on this Earth comes even close to duplicating in numbers and costs. In fact we have a Military budget that is LARGER than the Military budget of ALL other countries on Earth combined, indicating beyond a shadow of doubt that we are either the richest people on earth or being bankrupted by our Military budget.
etc. etc.
Posted by: ranters are idiots || 11/15/2013 1:29 Comments || Top||

#2  86 That

I was ready for 20 questions and you end up half assed.

Fact. You don't know how to build a house.
Posted by: swksvolFF || 11/15/2013 1:50 Comments || Top||

#3  He doesn't know how to build an outhouse...
Posted by: Beavis || 11/15/2013 1:57 Comments || Top||

#4  He and his democratic cohorts own it. Please let them continue digging!
Posted by: Besoeker || 11/15/2013 2:48 Comments || Top||

#5  We are fast approaching the stage of the ultimate inversion: the stage where the government is free to do anything it pleases, while the citizens may act only by permission.
- Ayn Rand


From the Woodpile.
Posted by: Besoeker || 11/15/2013 7:02 Comments || Top||

#6  As Jonah Goldberg noted yesterday, suppose for a moment that the O-Care website rollout for the individual mandate had been a smashing success. Does anyone think that Champ and the Democrats would have generously shared credit with the Pubs?

No, me neither.

Besoeker is correct: Champ and the Dems own this.
Posted by: Steve White || 11/15/2013 7:38 Comments || Top||

#7  #1 ignores above all else the military size and costs are driven by politicians everyone elects. They create the 'missions' for which the force is designed for.

The present confusion in the civilian mind and the true military mind respecting the purposes of armies and limits of warfare is attributable to many circumstances. Among them, no doubt, is the character of military history as it has commonly been written. Ordinary citizens are lacking in the raw experience of combat, or deficient in technical knowledge, and inclined to leave the compilation of military records to “experts” in such affairs. Writers on general history have tended to neglect the broader aspects of military issues; confining themselves to accounts of campaigns and battles, handled often in a cursory fashion, they have usually written on the wars of their respective countries in order to glorify their prowess, with little or no reference to the question whether these wars were conducted in the military way of high efficiency or in the militaristic way, which wastes blood and treasure.

Even more often, in recent times, general historians have neglected military affairs and restricted their reflections to what they are pleased to call “the causes and consequences of wars”; or they have even omitted them altogether. This neglect may be ascribed to many sources. The first is, perhaps, a recognition of the brutal fact that the old descriptions of campaigns are actually of so little value civilian and military alike. Another has been the growing emphasis on economic and social fields deemed “normal” and the distaste of economic and social historians for war, which appears so disturbing to the normal course of events. Although Adam Smith included a chapter on the subject of military defense in his Wealth of Nations as a regular part of the subject, modern economists concentrate on capital, wages, interest, rent, and other features of peaceful pursuits, largely forgetting war as a phase of all economy, ancient or modern. When the mention the subject of armies and military defense, these are commonly referred to as institutions and actions which interrupt the regular balance of economic life. And the third source of indifference is the effort of pacifists and peace advocates to exclude wars and military affairs from general histories, with the view to uprooting any military or militaristic tendencies from the public mind, on the curious assumption that by ignoring realties the realties themselves will disappear.

This lack of a general fund of widely disseminated military information is perilous to the maintenance of civilian power in government. The civilian mind, presumably concerned with the maintenance of peace and the shaping of policies by the limits of efficient military defense, can derive no instruction from acrimonious disputes between militarists, limitless in their demands, and pacifists, lost in utopian visions. Where the civilians fail to comprehend and guide military policy, the true military men, distinguished from the militarists, are also imperiled. For these the executioners of civilian will, dedicated to the preparation of defense and war with the utmost regard for efficiency, are dependent upon the former.

Again, and again, the military men have seen themselves hurled into war by ambitions, passions, and blunders of civilian governments, almost wholly uninformed as to the limits of their military potentials and almost recklessly indifferent to the military requirements of the wars they let loose. Aware that they may again be thrown by civilians into an unforeseen conflict, perhaps with a foe they have not envisaged, these realistic military men find themselves unable to do anything save demand all the men, guns, and supplies they can possibly wring from the civilians, in the hope that they may be prepared or half prepared for whatever may befall them. In so doing they inevitably find themselves associated with militaristic military men who demand all they can get merely for the sake of having it without reference to ends.

Vagts, Alfred, History of Militarism, rev. 1959, Free Press, NY, pp 33-34.
Posted by: Procopius2k || 11/15/2013 7:41 Comments || Top||

#8  1- Sale of private jets costing $50Mill and more were at record levels YTD

So what? It's their money.

2- Sale of homes costing $10Mill and more are going as briskly as ever

So what? It's their money.

3- One Apartment complex in New York were apartments sold at $2.5Mill and more sold out in less than 30 days

So what? It's their money.

4- One Google exec just bought a $25Mill mansion in south of France and a $14Mill condo in NYC

So what? It's his money, and he's a Democrat.

5- One Silicon Valley VC just built a $125M Super Yacht in Istanbul and sailed it with entourage of 100 to Nice

So what? It's his money, and he's a Democrat.

6- Not one major Military program has been cut

Wrong.

7- We are building F35s at cost of $200Mill each as if we are the richest country/people on earth

They are $160 million each, and Democrats have joined Republicans to prevent cuts to the F35 program.

8- Not one 4 Star General has been layed off or has had his pay cut by even 10%

Over four dozen generals have been cashiered. General Petreaus was a four star general who now is unemployed.

9- $10s of Billions of Dollars of our Taxes are still being sent, in various form, to Israel.

It is $6 billion and worth every penny. But if you object to giving people in the Middle East money, we just gave money to the Palestinians: that's a TRUE WASTE of our dollars.

10- We just built a new Military base in Romania at cost of $12Bill+ staffing it with 1000s of soldiers. [snip the rest]

You might want to source that. Further, Romania is part of NATO now, so of course we're there. Anytime you want the U.S. to withdraw from NATO, feel free to propose it to your Democratic colleagues.

AoS (moderator)
Posted by: Steve White || 11/15/2013 7:41 Comments || Top||

#9  Civil, well-reasoned discourse! Waytago, Steve!
Posted by: Bobby || 11/15/2013 7:54 Comments || Top||

#10  "In fact we have a Military budget that is LARGER than the Military budget of ALL other countries on Earth combined.."

In fact you have your so far up your ass you can't see daylight. The US % is about 40 % of the total. Even with your head up and locked you can see that 40 is smaller than 60.

I'll bet there are hundreds of thousand of Filipinos that are very happy we can park an aircraft carrier just about anywhere in the world we damn well please WHEN we please. Nobody can do that shit head.

Oh…

Fuck Off
Posted by: Bangkok Billy || 11/15/2013 8:47 Comments || Top||

#11  Gentlemen can easily settle this:

'ranters are idiots' and Bangkok Billy at 15 meters and closing, with entrenching tools. Last man standing buys breakfast on the grounds.
Posted by: Besoeker || 11/15/2013 9:09 Comments || Top||

#12  I'm glad the moderators left up the troll dog's meme because the responses, particularly Bangkok Billy's, gave me the first chuckle of the morning. Go Ranters!!
Posted by: BrujoTejano || 11/15/2013 9:21 Comments || Top||

#13  #1 In the main time (...?! - UP...) please all of you son of a conservative bitches please look at these FACTs (...just cuz you can type it doesn't make it real...):

...Please note that we are, primarily, "Conservative sons of bitches" - even some of the ladies. Thank you...
Posted by: Uncle Phester || 11/15/2013 9:28 Comments || Top||

#14  You'd be amazed how many jobs are generated by building a 10 million dollar yacht in Maine, and how those jobs raise the general level of economic activity there.

The wealthy don't put their money in their mattresses. They spend it or invest it in productive enterprises.
Posted by: KBK || 11/15/2013 9:58 Comments || Top||

#15  Har Jerkface Killa gotten a new nym?
Posted by: Glenmore || 11/15/2013 10:01 Comments || Top||

#16  I think we finally got a supervisor.

Eating bad shrimp and falling in a hole is neither building a latrine or an arguement.
Posted by: swksvolFF || 11/15/2013 10:20 Comments || Top||

#17  Is our friend aware that nearly all $1m+ donations to political parties go to the Democrats? If he dislikes fat cats then he has some house cleaning to do.
Posted by: Iblis || 11/15/2013 10:32 Comments || Top||

#18  I suggest a Duel to settle this argument, who wants to be Scaramanga and who wants to be James Bond ?

Posted by: Sputh Ghibelline1965 || 11/15/2013 11:02 Comments || Top||

#19  Y'all wanna be careful not to confuse the troll with facts.

As for the airplanes, houses, condos and yachts; there are people who are employed making such items so whenever anybody plunks down money to buy them it helps the economy and provides jobs. I know that's confusing but please try to understand. Besides that you have to consider that some of the purchasers are likely to be beneficiaries of lucrative no-bid contracts to design and build failed websites. Of course, it helps to be an old friend and classmate of Moochelle to land such a contract. Either that or they received government loans to the tune of half a billion dollars to produce solar energy and then went bankrupt. I still don't understand how you go bankrupt when you have a half billion dollars in the bank but then, did we ever get a full and detailed accounting of that incident? We do know that contributors to the Champ's election campaign get an inside track when it comes to securing these loans.
Posted by: Ebbang Uluque6305 || 11/15/2013 11:59 Comments || Top||

#20  I love how trolls come up with worthless and inaccurate facts to back up their little fantasy view of the world. Almost makes me feel sorry for them.



Almost.
Posted by: DarthVader || 11/15/2013 12:02 Comments || Top||

#21  Har Jerkface Killa gotten a new nym?

IP is in the Los Angeles area, where our other leftwing troll, Play4Keeps, is.
Posted by: Pappy || 11/15/2013 12:13 Comments || Top||

#22  “Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.” Napoleon

Circular firing squads are interesting to watch. Please pass the popcorn.
Posted by: JohnQC || 11/15/2013 13:00 Comments || Top||

#23  As for the airplanes, houses, condos and yachts; there are people who are employed making such items so whenever anybody plunks down money to buy them it helps the economy and provides jobs

It goes beyond that, what a Gulfstream does to an area like Savannah is immeasurable. Restaurants, contractors, schools, grocery stores and on and on and on
Posted by: Beavis || 11/15/2013 13:05 Comments || Top||

#24  "I was for my plan before I was against it"
Posted by: swksvolFF || 11/15/2013 14:00 Comments || Top||

#25  Thanks for that Woodpile link, Besoeker. I just bookmarked it. Ol' Remus is quite a character.
Posted by: Ebbang Uluque6305 || 11/15/2013 14:10 Comments || Top||

#26  It's the Upton bill that has "bipartisan support" that the President is threatening to veto.

No mention of whether the President will veto the proposed Landrieu bill coming out of the Senate, which has some potentially serious legal issues with regards to interfering with the powers of state insurance commissions, while leaving intact the HHS regulations. It also directs insurance companies to violate those same regulations.

The Upton bill skirts the insurance commissions but also effectively nullifies the HHS regulations for a year. It also potentially throws a wrench into the ACA process, which the White House realizes.

Hence the White House's proposed "solution," which is a attempt to weave through the self-laid political minefield.
Posted by: Pappy || 11/15/2013 14:38 Comments || Top||

#27  In the main time please all of you son of a conservative bitches please look at these FACTs:

I prefer to use the word "сука." After all, it's the one Putin uses every time he thinks about Obama.
Posted by: Secret Master || 11/15/2013 15:03 Comments || Top||

#28  What's really rich ranter -

under Bush, the 1% captured 65 cents of every dollar created, Under Obama the 1% got 93 cents of every dollar created. In the transition from Bush to Obama, inequality got worse, faster.
- Matt Stoller a fellow at the Roosevelt Institute.
Posted by: mossomo || 11/15/2013 19:28 Comments || Top||

#29  Meanwhile, back on the subject...... Let O veto the bipartisan bill and pi$$ off both parties. Now O will again own this pile of $h!t law he and the dems rammed through.

Feeling lucky, punk?
/channeling Dirty Harry
Posted by: Alaska Paul || 11/15/2013 20:15 Comments || Top||

#30  Steve, your a true gentleman. I would have told the troll to fuck off, after I had a talk with his parents about unmonitored computer usage.
Posted by: 49 Pan || 11/15/2013 21:57 Comments || Top||



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Two weeks of WOT
Fri 2013-11-15
  Iraq Bombers Kill 43 as Millions Mark Shiite Holiday
Thu 2013-11-14
  Bomb blasts outside Karachi imambargahs wound 14
Wed 2013-11-13
  Syria Kurds Announce Transitional Autonomous Government
Tue 2013-11-12
  Gunmen gun down 'chief financier' of Haqqani network in Islamabad
Mon 2013-11-11
  Syria army retakes key base near Aleppo: State TV
Sun 2013-11-10
  Imambargah attacks leave three dead, spark outrage
Sat 2013-11-09
  Zawahiri Disbands Main Qaida Faction in Syria
Fri 2013-11-08
  'Mullah Radio' takes overTTP, terms talks 'waste of time'
Thu 2013-11-07
  Nigeria president seeks state of emergency extension
Wed 2013-11-06
  Mortar round hits Vatican embassy in Damascus
Tue 2013-11-05
  152 soldiers sentenced to die for mutiny in Bangladesh
Mon 2013-11-04
  Blast inside Quetta seminary leaves two injured
Sun 2013-11-03
  Gunmen kill 30 in suspected Islamist attack on Nigerian wedding convoy
Sat 2013-11-02
  Egypt army arrests head of Sinai radical militant group, dozens others
Fri 2013-11-01
  Pakistani Taliban chief killed in drone strike: sources

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