News for 2014-07-06

Sunday, July 6, 2014
[field_image_caption-raw] Residents, Climate Activists Mourn Victims of Lac-Mégantic Tragedy
On the one year anniversary of the oil train derailment and explosion that killed 47 people in Lac-Mégantic, Quebec, residents of the community and family members of the victims commemorated the horrific tragedy with a solemn 'silent march' in the early hours on Sunday. A ceremony was held at a...
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[field_image_caption-raw] US 'Troubled' by Video of Israel Forces Beating American Teen
Israel has detained six individuals on Sunday who may have ties to the murder of a Palestinian teenager, Mohammad Abu Khdair, who was abducted near his home in East Jerusalem earlier this week and later found burned to death in a wooded area outside the city. According to Al-Jazeera : Police...
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[field_image_caption-raw] Report: 9 out 10 Caught in NSA Dragnet Are 'Ordinary People'
New reporting by the Washington Post based on materials leaked by NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden reveals an unprecedented view of how the private information of millions of "ordinary people" are caught up in the spy agency's massive surveillance dragnet. Though the files show how the targeting of...
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