By Efraim Karsh*
Twenty-three years after its euphoric launch on the White House lawn, the Oslo “peace process” between Israel and the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) stands out as one.. Eurasia Review
On Tuesday, President Obama commuted the sentence for Oscar Lopez Rivera, who was serving a 70-year sentence after being convicted of seditious conspiracy, a charge that normally is used for plotting.. WorldNews
Enlarge Image It may be called virtual reality, but it cost real cash -- and a lot more than Facebook initially let on. Mark Zuckerberg, the social networking giant's CEO, said his company spent as.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
Aaron Rodgers' parents say they haven't talked to their NFL star son for more than two years. Their family dynamic didn't make headlines until the Super Bowl winner's brother, Jordan Rodgers, revealed.. Source: Wochit News -
A Nigerian warplane has mistakenly carried out an attack on a refugee camp killing up to 100 people.
The strike hit an area for displaced persons near Rann, in the north-east of the.. Source: euronews (in English) -
According to a reporter from the New York Times, Facebook's CEO, Mark Zuckerberg has said his company has as much as $3 billion to buy Oculus VR, the startup company and project that helped spark the.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
The global elite have descended on snowy Davos in Switzerland once again for the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum. World leaders, CEOs and NGO chiefs are all gathered to grapple with the.. Source: Euronews English -
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Long-time Africa specialists who have looked at a four-page list of Africa-related questions from the Trump transition staff say they are seeing an American retreat.. Eurasia Review
(Reuters) - The New York Times Co will increase spending on coverage of U.S. President-elect Donald Trump's administration while cutting its overall budget this year, according to a blog post by its.. Reuters
President Obama took time out of his final days in office to talk to the New York Times about his reading habits – as he studies up on the industry with future projects with future projects looming. MailOnline
After being crowned one of the best places to visit in 2017 by the New York Times, Penzance is being championed as a "central hub for the South West" and an "important cultural centre" as it prepares.. Cornish Guardian Also reported by •The Cornishman •West Briton
Oliver Schmidt will appear before US courts on Monday
Oliver Schmidt is accused of conspiring to keep US regulators from finding VW’s cheat software back in 2014; the five others charged are in.. Autocar
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President-elect Donald Trump urged congressional Republicans to repeal Obamacare immediately on Tuesday, saying there was no cause for delay and that a replacement plan.. Reuters
The launch of the iPhone was, as ever with Apple, long-awaited and much-hyped, with rumours swirling beforehand that it was getting into the telecoms business.
But it wasn’t a splash-worthy event.. City A.M.
'British Intelligence', including GCHQ in Cheltenham, tipped the US authorities off about Russian hacking to influence the 2016 presidential election, a report claims. The New York Times writes that a.. Gloucestershire Echo Also reported by •Gloucester Citizen