Daily Mail.co.uk | Britain could be at risk of blackouts by next winter, the boss of one of the Big Six energy companies has warned.
Press TV | A twin-engine turbojet aircraft, which can accommodate 150 passengers, Press TV reports.
Zero Hedge | As fear and nationalism rise in Japan, so another party has joined the debacle in the East China Sea.
The Local | Driver did not cause the accident.
Reuters | Aide is currently at a secret location in China.
BRecorder | Russia could not understand why the US had gone public with the allegations.
Washington’s Blog | Japanese Senator Shouts “This is The Way the Reign of Terror Begins” … Then Others Physically Restrain Him.
reuters.com | South Africa’s first black president will be accorded a full state funeral.
Al Jazeera | Pope Francis is assembling a panel of experts to advise him about protecting children from sexually abusive priests.
AFP | Taught at the city’s international school.
New American | Massive protests erupt in Kiev.
Infowars.com | Latest move by internationalists as Muslims and Christians battle it out.
Paul Craig Roberts | The several days of organized protests in Ukraine are notable for the relative lack of police violence.
aljazeera.com | Many in Ukraine are resistant to compromise.
BBC | First known deployment of drones by the UN.
Washington’s Blog | Is Japan sliding back into fascism?
Voice of America | Two of the associates not seen since mid-November.
BBC.co.uk | Previous report showed “tests on his body showed ‘unexpected high activity’ of polonium.”
NBC | 2,000 mice, wafting on tiny cardboard parachutes…
Lisa Mascaro | Key lawmakers said Sunday they expect to press forward with an Iran sanctions package.
Kurt Nimmo | Protesters may be naïve dupes, but you have to hand it to them for the inventiveness of their tactics.
Ron Paul | You cannot negotiate with Iran. That is what they told us for years.
CNN | The death toll is double what was reported the day earlier.
Reuters | Ukrainian riot police used batons and stun grenades to disperse hundreds of pro-Europe protesters.
RT | Bedouin demonstrators clash with Israeli security during a protest against the Prawer plan in the southern village of Hura on November 30, 2013.
Reuters | US tells commercial airlines to notify Chinese authorities of flight plans when travelling over air defense zone.
myfoxny.com | Custom officials discovered the weapons late Thursday aboard a ship at Kingston Wharf.
telegraph.co.uk | Chaotic scenes have errupted across Asda outlets in the UK as customers besiege stores in search of pre-Christmas bargains
Zero Hedge | Japan is the “prime target” and it is an “urgent task for China to further train its air force to make full preparation for potential conflicts.”
Jerusalem Post | Time: Planned exercise signals to Iran that West is keeping military option alive should the need arise to deny the Islamic Republic a nuclear bomb.
Washington’s Blog | Japan – Like the U.S. – Turns to Censorship.
Herald Sun | Magistrates can cancel licenses for as long as they want regardless of the offense.
Tony Cartalucci | The West has no intention of striking any lasting deal with Iran.
VOA News | Protesters occupied more government ministries in a bid to pressure her government to resign.
Breitbart | “It’s important to make a change in American policy.”
Washington’s Blog | When Barack Obama became president, there were 32,000 U.S. troops in Afghanistan.
AFP | If the “adulterer or adulteress is unmarried”, the sentence shall be “whipping 100 lashes”.
Reuters | Egyptian security forces fired tear-gas and dispersed university students who defied law.
Jeruslaem Post | Laurent Fabius gave radio interview saying such a move would gain little understanding.
Ron Paul | After a year of talks over the post-2014 US military presence in Afghanistan, the US administration announced last week that a new agreement had finally been reached.
gawker.com | Iran has agreed to temporarily freeze its nuclear program while a larger deal is negotiated.
telegraph.co.uk | Survey of 1,049 Toronto voters found that 42 per cent approved of the job Mr Ford has been doing.
Basma Atassi | The new front represents “a full fusion” of groups and not merely a coordination body.
rt.com | Thousands of people protested in Tokyo against a bill that would see whistleblowing civil servants jailed for up to 10 years.
Mirror.co.uk | It was established in 1974 to campaign for the age of consent to be lowered to four years old.
RT | School also offers graduate studies in Digital Currency.
Belfast Telegraph | “We were not there to act like an army unit, we were there to act like a terror group.”
RT | Major military-related groups addressed Nobel Committee with request to evaluate inhumane statements made by US president.
New American | The U.S. government is now working on a scheme to train Libyan “troops” and “security forces.”
Al-Jazeera | Country widens crackdowns on those using social media.