Iran allegedly detains 3 US tourists hiking near border

News and media references in Iraq and Iran eNewsReference.com Kurd officials: Iran confirms it has 3 Americans The Associated Press US tourists held by Iran ‘were warned’ by police AFP Foreign tourists held in Iran – Kurdish official Reuters India Young Hikers Reportedly Detained in Iran Chattah Box Tourists ‘Held Over Iran Hiking Blunder’ Sky […]

Updated: Harvard Professor Henry Louis Gates Arrest

Two Sides to Every Story: The Gates Incident (updated) Daily Kos Prominent Black Scholar Arrested After Racism Charge ABC News Harvard Professor Jailed; Officer Is Accused of Bias New York Times Black Harvard scholar arrested at his home Forth Worth Star Telegram Harvard professor Gates arrested at Cambridge home Boston Globe Harvard professor arrested, racism accusations AFP Renowned Af-Am Professor Gates […]

Plane crash survivor ‘didn’t feel a thing’ eNews Reference

Officials Find Black Box After Yemenia Airline Crash Voice of America Yemen flight’s black box located BBC News Teen plane crash survivor ‘didn’t feel a thing’ CNN Teen recovers after miracle rescue from Comoros crash AFP 1 child survives this morning’s crash of Yemenia’s flight 626 Daily KOS Comoros crash survivor found euronews Yemeni carrier’s safety standards questioned France 24 Comoros – […]

US troops leave Iraq cities (eNewsReference.com)

US soldiers leave Iraq’s cities BBC News Iraq regains control of cities as US pulls back Reuters US general in Iraq will not say how many troops remain AFP Celebrations mark US hand over to Iraqi security forces Times Online The Media’s Premature Celebration of US Withdrawal From Iraq Huffington Post US Pullout From Iraqi Cities Marked by Holiday The New […]

Russia, Ukraine gas war hits Europe (eNewsReference.com)

Oil up to over $50 on Russia gas, Mideast (Reuters via Yahoo! News) Ukraine news and media sources online (eNewsReference.com) Russian news and media sources online (eNewsReference.com) Russia gas disruption bites in Europe (Reuters via Yahoo! News) Russia, Ukraine trade blame as gas war hits Europe (AFP via Yahoo! News) Gas from Russia is down […]

Israeli military strikes on Gaza (eNewsReference.com)

Complete news and media update out of Irael (eNewsReference.com) News and media link from the Gaza (eNewsReference.com) Israeli strikes hit Gaza with attacks on compounds (AP via Yahoo! News) At least 120 killed in Israeli air strikes on Gaza: Hamas radio (AFP via Yahoo! News) At least 155 killed in Israeli attacks on Gaza (CNN) […]

China Hu Jintao to fight Somalia piracy (eNewsReference.com)

China updated news and media references (eNewsReference.com) China to send warships to fight Somalia piracy (AFP via Yahoo! News) Chronology of China’s reform era (AP via Yahoo! News) China’s President Hu urges growth and stability (Reuters via Yahoo! News) China celebrates 30 years of economic reform (CNN) HK stocks up amid China stimulus hopes (AP […]

Violence erupts in Pakistan (eNewsReference.com)

News and media reports out of Pakistan (eNewsReference.com) Pakistan army chief in Kabul after Musharraf quits (AP via Yahoo! News) Pakistan violence flares after Musharraf resigns (AP via Yahoo! News) Pakistan hospital blast kills 23 (AFP via Yahoo! News) Cracks in Pakistan coalition day after Musharraf quits (Reuters via Yahoo! News) Pakistan coalition meets on […]

NATO: Russia not honoring cease-fire terms

NATO: Russia not honoring cease-fire terms (eNewsReference.com) NATO: Russia not honoring cease-fire terms (CNN.com) Russia isolating itself over Georgia: Rice (AFP via Yahoo! News) NATO, divided over Russia sanctions, ‘gave birth to a mouse’ (McClatchy Newspapers via Yahoo! News) Georgia, Russia exchange war prisoners (AP via Yahoo! News) Silnov wins high jump gold for Russia […]

Ellen marries Portia de Rossi at private wedding

Ellen DeGeneres reportedly weds in California (CNN.com) Ellen DeGeneres weds long-time partner: report (AFP via Yahoo! News) Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi marry (San Francisco Chronicle) Ellen DeGeneres weds, the world can start dancing (Sun-Sentinel) Ellen DeGeneres marries girlfriend at home in L.A.: People (Reuters via Yahoo! News) Just In: Ellen DeGeneres And Portia […]