More Headlines

Navalny demands recount in mayoral race

Posted: 09/09/2013 - Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny on Monday demanded a recount in the Moscow mayoral election where official results showed the incumbent escaping a run-off by one percent.

Read More

Report: US spied on Brazil's Petrobras, Google

Posted: 09/09/2013 - All three companies are included in an NSA training manual for new ag'ents on how to target the private computer networks of big companies, the report said.

Read More

Berlusconi's political future debated in Senate

Posted: 09/09/2013 - An Italian parliamentary committee begins debating Monday whether ex-Premier Silvio Berlusconi should be stripped of his Senate seat following his conviction for tax fraud.

Read More

Kerry reasserts Syria charge despite Assad denial

Posted: 09/09/2013 - In a strong rebuttal to remarks by Syrian President Bashar Assad, Secretary of State John Kerry said Monday there is very strong evidence that the Syrian regime used chemical weapons against his own people.

Read More

US orders diplomats out of Lebanon

Posted: 09/06/2013 - The State Department on Friday ordered nonessential U.S. diplomats to leave Lebanon due to security concerns as the Obama administration and Congress debate military strikes on neighboring Syria.

Read More

Egypt: Morsi supporters protest across country

Posted: 09/06/2013 - Thousands of anti-government protesters flowed out of mosques in Muslim Brotherhood-led rallies nationwide Friday as authorities said the car used in a bombing targeting the interior minister had been stolen.

Read More

Obama says he will address nation Tuesday on Syria

Posted: 09/06/2013 - President Barack Obama says he will address the nation about Syria on Tuesday as he seeks public and congressional authority for military action against the regime of Syrian President Bashar Assad.

Read More

10 G20 nations join US in blaming Assad for attack

Posted: 09/06/2013 - A joint statement by the ten countries and the United States stopped short of explicitly calling for military action against the Syrian government, as President Obama is advocating.

Read More

US orders diplomats out of Lebanon

Posted: 09/06/2013 - The State Department is ordering nonessential U.S. diplomats to leave Lebanon due to security concerns as the Obama administration and Congress debate military strikes on neighboring Syria.

Read More

In south Egypt, Islamists take over a town

Posted: 09/06/2013 - The Coptic Orthodox priest would only talk to his visitor after hiding from the watchful eyes of the bearded Muslim outside, who sported a pistol bulging from under his robe.

Read More

Iran's FM confirms he sent Rosh Hashana tweet

Posted: 09/06/2013 - Iran's foreign minister says he sent a message on Twitter saying "Happy Rosh Hashana," a local news website reported, in what is likely a small diplomatic step toward easing the hostilities between his nation and Israel.

Read More

Egypt: Interior minister survives car bombing

Posted: 09/05/2013 - Security officials say a car bombing has targeted the convoy of Egypt's Interior Minister in Cairo's Nasr City district. They say the minister, Mohammed Ibrahim, has survived the attack.

Read More

Obama to meet with Japan's Abe in Russia

Posted: 09/04/2013 - The White House says President Barack Obama will meet with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (shin-zoh ah-bay) this week in Russia.

Read More

AP Interview: Putin warns West on Syria action

Posted: 09/04/2013 - The interview Tuesday night at Putin's country residence outside the Russian capital was the only one he granted prior to the summit of G-20 nations in St. Petersburg, which opens Thursday.

Read More

In Sweden, Obama to showcase common global goals

Posted: 09/04/2013 - President Barack Obama is seeking to use a 24-hour visit to this Swedish capital to show a softer side of American diplomacy even as the world's gaze remains fixed anxiously on Syria.

Read More

France: Syria action would 're-balance' situation

Posted: 09/04/2013 - Shoring up support for a military response, French officials said a punitive military response would help shift the balance in a 2 ½-year-old civil war that was tipping in favor of Bashar Assad.

Read More

Vatican ramps up opposition to Syria strikes

Posted: 09/04/2013 - Pope Francis on Wednesday urged Catholics and non-Catholics alike to participate in his planned day of fasting and prayer for peace Saturday.

Read More
1 ... 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 ... 283

WVLT VOLUNTEER TV

6450 Papermill Drive Knoxville, TN 37919 Phone - (865) 450-8888; Fax - (865) 450-8869
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2014 WVLT-TV Inc. - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability