Today: Friday, November 01, 2013

Nov 1, 2013

LATEST World News, Nov 01, 2013

Technology and Science News - ABC News - ABCNews.com ...abcnews.go.com/technology
Get the latest science news and technology news, read tech reviews and more at ABCNews.

REUTERS News, Nov 01, 2013













Reuters UK
Oct. 31 - The World Islamic Economic Forum is underway... Not in Dubai or Kuala Lumpur, but in London.Reuters asks why, following David Cameron's decision ...
See all stories on this topic »

BBC World News, Nov 01, 2013

BBC News - 'US spied on Merkel since 2002'
The German magazine Der Spiegel has published new allegations about US spying on Chancellor Angela Merkel. ... bugged since 2002, and was still on a National Security Agency surveillance list weeks before... Related video / audio ... UK ...
www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-24690372

DIED, Nov 01, 2013

Former Argonauts running back Ulysses Curtis, second from right, passed away Oct. 6 at the age of 87.Toronto Star
Ulysses 'Crazy Legs' Curtis Dead: Toronto Argonauts Pioneer Dies ...Huffington Post
TORONTO (AP) — Ulysses "Crazy Legs" Curtis, a two-time Grey Cup champion and the first black player for the Toronto Argonauts running back, has died.
See all stories on this topic »

ALEXANDER The Great in Siwa, Nov 01, 2013

 ALEXANDER'S JOURNEY FROM ISSUS TO SIWA

Alexander the Great Oracle in Siwa Oasis,Alexander Siwa Oasis ...
www.minamar.com/alexander-the-great-oracle-siwa-oasis.html Cached
SIWA OASIS : Alexander's oracle Siwa appears at first as a sweet and innocent place deep in the desert which has just opened its eyes to the modern world and ...

GREECE: Gunman on bike shoots three men in front of the Golden Dawn party offices, Nov 01, 2013

Three youths were shot by a gunman on a bike outside the offices of the Golden Dawn party at 7 pm in Herakleion Avenue Athens. Two men died and one heavily wounded. Early reports speak of two men in helmets on a motorcycle shot several times at the victims alleged members of the Golden Dawn. The injured one is being hospitalized. Police operation, in order to identify the perpetrators, has closed the avenue of New Herakleion at the scene.
Alexander Language Schools, Franchise Alexander Language Schools
 Alexander Dictionary of English Idioms: English-FrenchUnder the SunStealing JakeAlexander Dictionary of English Idioms: English-SwedishSurrender the Heart (Surrender to Destiny)

EDWARD SNOWDEN News, Nov 01, 2013

 Ed Snowden

Snowden, Through the Eyes of a Spy Novelist - NYTimes.com
nytimes.com/2013/06/25/opinion/snowden-through-the-eyes...
[Jun 25, 2013] FOR a spy novelist like me, the Edward J. Snowden story has everything. A man driven by ego and idealism — can anyone ever distinguish the two ...

URK (Island) (Netherlands) Info, Nov 01, 2013


View Larger Map

Urk - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Urk Cached
Geography|
History / Lordship of Urk en Emmeloord|
Economy|
Politics
Urk is a municipality and a town in the Flevoland province in the central Netherlands.Urk is first mentioned in historical records dating to the 10th century, when ...

SCHOKLAND ISLAND (Netherlands) Info, Nov 01, 2013

Schokland - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Schokland Cached
Schokland (municipality Noordoostpolder) is a former island in the Dutch Zuiderzee.Schokland lost its status as an island when the Noordoostpolder was reclaimed from ...

WIERINGEN ISLAND (Netherlands) Info, Nov 01, 2013


View Larger Map

Wieringen - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wieringen Cached
Population centres|
History|
Local government|
References
Wieringen is a former municipality in the Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. It consisted of a former island, also named Wieringen, which has been joined ...

VUURTORENEILAND ISLAND (Netherlands) Info, Nov 01, 2013


View Larger Map

Vuurtoreneiland - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vuurtoreneiland Cached
History of lighthouse and fort|
Current status|
See also|
External links
Vuurtoreneiland ("Lighthouse Island") is a small island in the IJmeer, theNetherlands, just off the coast of Durgerdam. The island's main function is as a base for a ...

PAMPUS ISLAND (Netherlands) Info, Nov 01, 2013


View Larger Map

Pampus - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pampus Cached
Construction|
History|
Current status|
Named after the island
Pampus is an artificial island and late 19th Century sea fort located in the IJmeer near Amsterdam. It now belongs to the municipality of Muiden and is open to visitors.

MARKEN Island (Netherlands) Info, Nov 01, 2013


Marken - Wikipedia, the free encyclopediaen.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marken Cached
Marken is a peninsula in the Markermeer, in the Netherlands and a former island in the Zuiderzee, located in the municipality Waterland in the province North Holland.

IJSSELOOG ISLAND (Netherlands) Info, Nov 01, 2013


View Larger Map

IJsseloog - Wikipedia, the free encyclopediaen.wikipedia.org/wiki/IJsseloog Cached
The IJsseloog is an artificial island in the Ketelmeer (province of Flevoland, theNetherlands) used as a deposit of silt pollution. Most of that silt was deposited ...

FLEVOLAND ISLAND (Netherlands) Info, Nov 01, 2013


View Larger Map

Flevoland - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flevoland Cached
History|
Flevolands, Zuiderzee works|
Municipalities|
Rail links
Flevoland is a province of the Netherlands. Located in the centre of the country, at the location of the former Zuiderzee, the province was established on January 1 ...

ZUID-BEVELAND ISLAND (Netherlands) Info, Nov 01, 2013


View Larger Map

Zuid-Beveland - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/South_Beveland Cached
Topography|
History|
Landscape and land-use|
Economic activities
Zuid-Beveland [zœyt'beːvəlɑnt] is part of the province of Zeeland in the Netherlandsnorth of the Westerschelde and south of the Oosterschelde.

WALCHEREN ISLAND (Netherlands) Info, Nov 01, 2013


View Larger Map

Walcheren - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Walcheren Cached
History|
Topography|
References|
See also
Walcheren is a former island in the province of Zeeland in the Netherlands at the mouth of the Scheldt estuary. It lies between the Oosterschelde in the north and the ...

THOLEN ISLAND (Netherlands) Info, Nov 01, 2013


View Larger Map

Tholen - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tholen Cached
Population centers|
Twin towns|
Images|
External links
Tholen is a municipality in the southwest of the Netherlands. The municipality ofTholen has lent its name from the town of Tholen, which is the largest population ...

SINT PHILIPSLAND ISLAND (Netherlands) Info, Nov 01, 2013


View Larger Map

Sint Philipsland - Wikipedia, the free encyclopediaen.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sint_Philipsland Cached
Sint Philipsland is a village in the Dutch province of Zeeland. Sint Philpsland is also the name of the (former) island on which the village lies.

SCHOUWEN-DUIVELAND ISLAND (Netherlands) Info, Nov 01, 2013


View Larger Map

Schouwen-Duiveland - Wikipedia, the free encyclopediaen.wikipedia.org/wiki/Schouwen-Duiveland Cached
Schouwen-Duiveland ( pronunciation (help · info)) is a municipality and an island in the southwestern Netherlands. The Brouwersdam is a dam, part of the Delta Works ...

NOORD-BEVELAND ISLAND (Netherlands) Info, Nov 01, 2013


View Larger Map

Noord-Beveland - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Noord-Beveland Cached
Population centers|
Ganuenta|
References|
External links
Noord-Beveland is a municipality and region in the southwestern Netherlands and a former island, now part of the Walcheren - Zuid-Beveland - Noord-Beveland peninsula.

NEELTJE JANS ISLAND (Netherlands) Info, Nov 01, 2013


View Larger Map

Deltapark Neeltje Jans - Home
www.neeltjejans.nl Cached
Welkom bij Deltapark Neeltje Jans . Een dagje naar hét leukste waterpark van Nederland? Kom naar Zeeland, een hele dag genieten van zeedieren, spetterende attracties ...

VOORNE-PUTTEN ISLAND (Netherlands) Info, Nov 01, 2013



Voorne-Putten - Wikipedia, the free encyclopediaen.wikipedia.org/wiki/Voorne-Putten Cached
Voorne-Putten is an island between the North Sea, the Brielse meer and the rivers Oude Maas, Spui and Haringvliet in the province of South Holland in the Netherlands.

TIENGEMETEN ISLAND (Netherlands) Info, Nov 01, 2013


View Larger Map
Tiengemeten - Wikipedia, the free encyclopediaen.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tiengemeten Cached
Tiengemeten is an island in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Korendijk, and lies about 11 km south of Spijkenisse.

ROZENBURG ISLAND (Netherlands) Info, Nov 01, 2013


View Larger Map

Rozenburg (island) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopediaen.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rozenburg_(island) Cached
Rozenburg is an island in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland.Rozenburg Island was formed centuries ago from several sand bars in the mouth of ...

KAAG ISLAND (Netherlands) Info, Nov 01, 2013


View Larger Map

Kaag - Wikipedia, the free encyclopediaen.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kaag Cached
De Kaag lies on an island, Kagereiland, ... Islands of the Netherlands; South Holland geography stubs; Navigation menu. Personal tools. Create account; Log in ...

IJSSELMONDE (Netherlands) Info, Nov 01, 2013



IJsselmonde (island) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IJsselmonde_(island) Cached
Boundaries|
Municipalities and regions|
Zwijndrechtse Waard|
References
IJsselmonde is a river island between the Nieuwe Maas, Noord and Oude Maas branches rivers of the Rhine-Meuse delta in the Dutch province of South Holland.

HOEKSCHE WAARD ISLAND (Netherlands) Info, Nov 01, 2013


View Larger Map

Designing agricultural landscapes for natural pest control: a ...link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10980-010-9489-7
Designing agricultural landscapes for natural pest control: a transdisciplinary approach in the Hoeksche Waard (The Netherlands)

GOEREE-OVERFLAKKEE ISLAND (Netherlands) Info, Nov 01, 2013


View Larger Map

Goeree-Overflakkee - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Goeree-Overflakkee Cached
Politics|
Former municipalities|
Gorée in Senegal|
References
Goeree-Overflakkee is the southernmost delta island of the province of South Holland,Netherlands. It is separated from Voorne-Putten and Hoeksche Waard by the ...

ZUIDERDUINTJES ISLAND (Netherlands) Info, Nov 01, 2013


View Larger Map

Zuiderduintjes - Wikipedia, the free encyclopediaen.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zuiderduintjes Cached
Zuiderduintjes is a very small island to the south of Rottumeroog, West Frisian Islands,Netherlands. It is part of Rottum and access to the island is prohibited ...

ROTTUMEROOG ISLAND (Netherlands) Info, Nov 01, 2013


View Larger Map

Rottumeroog - Wikipedia, the free encyclopediaen.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rottumeroog Cached
Rottumeroog (or also known as Rottum) is one of the three islands that make up Rottum, a group of islands that are part of the West Frisian Islands archipelago.

SCHIERMONNIKOOG ISLAND (Netherlands) Info, Nov 01, 2013


View Larger Map

Schiermonnikoog - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Schiermonnikoog Cached
History|
Tourism|
Travel|
See also
Schiermonnikoog is an island, a municipality, and a national park in the northernNetherlands. Schiermonnikoog is one of the West Frisian Islands, and is part of the ...

ENGELSMANPLAAT ISLAND (Netherlands) Info, Nov 01, 2013


View Larger Map

Engelsmanplaat, Netherlands - vPike - Take a Trip on the ...
www.vpike.com/?c=nl&UF=-2144191&UN=-2974435&DG=ISL
Maps and possible street views of the area around Engelsmanplaat, Netherlands. Local business search, map measurement, photos and more.

TERSCHELLING ISLAND (Netherlands) Info, Nov 01, 2013


View Larger Map

Terschelling - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Terschelling Cached
History|
Language|
Cranberries|
Population centres
Terschelling (Terschelling dialect: Schylge) is a municipality and an island in the northern Netherlands, one of the West Frisian Islands. Waddenislanders are known ...

VLIELAND ISLAND (Netherlands) Info, Nov 01, 2013


View Larger Map

Site Information for Vlieland - Apache web server for gnss1 ...gnss1.tudelft.nl/dpga/station/Vlieland.html Cached
Vlieland. AGRS.NL station on Rijkswaterstaat building Steunpunt Vlieland, near tide-gauge station with underground height marker 00A4054, The Netherlands.

TEXEL ISLAND (Netherlands) Info, Nov 01, 2013


View Larger Map

Texel - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Texel Cached
Geography|
Transport|
History|
Tourism
Texel is a municipality and an island in the Netherlands, in the province of NorthHolland. It is the largest and most populated of the Frisian Islands in the Wadden ...

NOORDERHAAKS ISLAND (Netherlands) Info, Nov 01, 2013


View Larger Map

Noorderhaaks - Wikipedia, the free encyclopediaen.wikipedia.org/wiki/Noorderhaaks Cached
Noorderhaaks, also called Razende bol (Raging ball in Dutch), is a Dutch sandbar in the North Sea, a few kilometres west of the Marsdiep which separates the island of ...

NETHERLANDS News, Nov 01, 2013


View Larger Map

DutchNews.nl brings daily news from The Netherlands in Englishwww.dutchnews.nl Cached
DutchNews.nl brings daily news from The Netherlands in English ... The KNMI weather bureau on Monday morning issued a code red weather warning for the north and ...

NBC News, Nov 01, 2013

WOAI
News»Top Stories» Couple accused of using shock collar to punish 9-year-old... DANBURY, Connecticut (NBC News) -- A couple in Connecticut is accused of ...
See all stories on this topic »



WOAI

FORBES News, Nov 01, 2013

 Vladimir Putin Named Most Powerful Person in World by Forbes, 2013
Vladimir Putin Tops Obama as 'World's Most Powerful Person'ABC News (blog)
Vladimir Putin has usurped President Obama as the Forbes' Most Powerful Person in the World this year for the first time in Obama's presidency. The magazine ...
See all stories on this topic »



ABC News (blog)

EARTHQUAKE News, Nov 01, 2013


Taiwan earthquake: Strong quake hits Taiwan, sways buildings in ...Christian Science Monitor
A strong earthquake hit eastern Taiwan on Thursday, shaking buildings over a wide area including the capital. There were no immediate reports of serious ...
See all stories on this topic »
Christian Science Monitor