- The Voice of a Hong Kong Student Protester
A look at the fears and motivations driving the anti-Beijing protests in Hong Kong.
Jonah M. Kessel and Mona El-naggar. International Herald Tribune. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 16:34:21 GMT.
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- Even With M&A Surge, US Leveraged Loan Volume Flags In 3Q
New-issue activity in the U.S. leveraged loan market slowed in the third quarter as a spike in M&A-related volume was offset by sagging opportunistic deal flow amid continued retail outflows.
By Steve Miller. Forbes. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 17:58:00 GMT.
- Explainer: Key Points In U.S.-Afghan Bilateral Security Agreement
The new U.S.-Afghan Bilateral Security Agreement sets forth the conditions under which some American soldiers will remain in Afghanistan beyond the end of this year. Here are five things to know about its contents.
Radio Liberty. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:14:39 +0000.
- Muslim US Football Player Penalized for Prayer Gesture
A Muslim player in the U.S. National Football League was penalized in a game on Monday for kneeling and praying after scoring a touchdown, but the league has since admitted that calling a penalty at the time was a mistake. ...
Voice of America. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 11:47:27 -0400.
- U.S. Homeland Security secretary says homegrown terrorism biggest threat
U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson tells a business audience in Ottawa that homegrown terrorism by previously unknown individuals is the threat that worries him the most.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 11:03:57 EDT.
- Obama, India's Modi Pledge to Expand Cooperation
U.S. President Barack Obama and India's new prime minister, Narendra Modi, are pledging to work together to expand cooperation in trade, investment, technology and security. ...
Voice of America. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 10:52:01 -0400.
- 'McGinley created the mood to win'
Leadership is everything in the Ryder Cup, writes Iain Carter, and Paul McGinley's intelligent approach made the difference for Europe over the fractured USA setup.
BBC News. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 14:15:19 GMT.
- Europe win the Ryder Cup against US
Europe defeat the United States 16½-11½ at Gleneagles to win the Ryder Cup for the third time in succession.
BBC News. Sun, 28 Sep 2014 17:00:55 GMT.
- Obama says America will not tolerate threats from Isis
United States President Barack Obama vowed to continue air strikes against Islamic State fighters and pledged to build more international support.
Mail & Guardian. Tue, 23 Sep 2014 18:28:00 +0200.