Friday, October 4, 2013


Alex Rodriguez sues MLB, claiming a 'witch hunt' to force him out of the sport - @nytimes

In Senate prayer, Chaplain Barry Black urges Congress to ensure 'timely and fair compensation' for police, 1st responders during shutdown - @markknoller

US House announces there will be votes on Saturday morning, then no votes until 6:30 pm ET on Monday - @hjacksonAP

Egyptian security forces are blocking access to Tahrir Square in central Cairo - @AJELive

Italian senate committee votes to recommend expulsion of Silvio Berlusconi after tax fraud conviction - @Reuters

Photo: 'About 200' people touring the closed World War II Memorial in Washington, DC - @LeoShane

Report: 1 Muslim Brotherhood supporter dead from gunshot wound after clashes near central Cairo, medical sources say - @Reuters

Fighting erupts in Suez, Egypt, between opposing protesters, source tells @AJELive

Vatican denies rumors that Pope Francis will travel to the Holy Land in November, says he may go in 2014 - @NBCNews


#BreakingNews: Protests erupt in the north Khartoum suburb of Shambat, Sudanese opposition sources tell Al Arabiya


#BREAKING: Daughter of missing Serra Mesa resident Mehria Mansury charged with 1st degree murder. Ghazal Mansury booked into jail

US Secretary of State John Kerry arrives in Bali, Indonesia - @NBCNews

Freedom House ranks Cuba’s Internet as ‘not free’

Conflict Brews in Cuba Over Sales Ban of Imported Goods 

Tropical Storm Karen forms between Cuba, Mexico

Cuba to allow athletes to seek pro contracts abroad

'Castrocare' Divides Doctors In Cuba, Brazil

Tampa International Airport to add flight to Santa Clara, Cuba

U.S. Coast Guard repatriates 63 Cubans

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