World News World News from en 60 Britain: Anti-Europe party UKIP takes second seat in major blow to David Cameron Britain's anti-European Union UK Independence Party won its second seat in parliament on Friday, in a by-election that could signal major upheaval in a general election in six months' time. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 04:46:48 -0600 The Sydney Morning Herald World Headlines Magnitude 6.9 quake strikes off Indonesia SINGAPORE (Reuters) - A shallow 6.9 magnitude earthquake struck at sea 96 miles northwest of Ternate in the Indonesian Moluccas on Friday, the U.S. Geological Survey said. There was no threat of a tsunami, the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said. The quake was only 6.2 miles deep. A 7.3 quake ... Fri, 21 Nov 2014 04:27:50 -0600 World News Headlines - Yahoo News Eight people die in helicopter crash in Romania BUCHAREST (Reuters) - A helicopter carrying 10 people crashed in the central Romanian county of Sibiu on Friday, killing eight, the country's emergency response agency said. "Two victims who have suffered burns were evacuated," Bianca Sabau, a spokesperson for the agency told Reuters. She said the crash took place near ... Fri, 21 Nov 2014 04:27:36 -0600 World News Headlines - Yahoo News Malaysia axes fuel subsidies as oil prices drop KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia's government says it will completely withdraw fuel subsidies from next month, following the plunge in global oil prices. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 04:25:25 -0600 World News Headlines - Yahoo News Egypt closes schools in Sinai towns as area inches toward open war By Yusri Mohamed ISMAILIA Egypt (Reuters) - Egypt has indefinitely shut schools in two border towns in northern Sinai as the army prepares to intensify a battle with Islamist militants that turned the daily trip to lessons into a "journey of death". Local people say children's education has fallen victim ... Fri, 21 Nov 2014 04:16:52 -0600 World News Headlines - Yahoo News Polish PM: no repeat of bungled local elections WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's Prime Minister Ewa Kopacz says there will be no repeat of last Sunday's local elections despite complaints about the continuing delay in official returns due to a computer glitch. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 04:16:51 -0600 World News Headlines - Yahoo News Strike Kills Militant Linked to 9/11 Mastermind: Group A drone strike killed a suspected al Qaeda-linked militant who owned the house where alleged 9/11 mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed was arrested. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 04:13:10 -0600 NBC News World News Residents battle worst snow in memory in New York state By Ellen Wulfhorst (Reuters) - The death toll from the worst snow in memory in western New York has risen to at least 10. Some areas of New York state along the Great Lakes had around 2 feet (60 cm) of new snow on Thursday on top of accumulations as ... Fri, 21 Nov 2014 04:12:35 -0600 World News Headlines - Yahoo News Militants shoot at Iraqi government building in Ramadi: officials BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Suspected Islamic State gunmen fired at an Iraqi government building in Ramadi on Friday, local officials said, and mosques broadcast appeals for reinforcements to confront the apparent attempt to take full control of the western city Most of Ramadi, about 90 km (55 miles) west of Baghdad, ... Fri, 21 Nov 2014 04:11:51 -0600 World News Headlines - Yahoo News Sinosphere Blog: China’s Millenniums-Old Salt Monopoly No Match for Economic Reform The country plans to scrap its state monopoly on the sale of salt, a move that would mark the end of a system that can be traced back to 685 B.C. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 04:05:25 -0600 NYT > World In blow to Cameron, Britain's UKIP wins second parliamentary seat GILLINGHAM/LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister David Cameron's Conservatives lost a second parliamentary seat to the anti-EU UKIP in Britain on Friday, an embarrassing defeat that foreshadows a possible political upheaval in next year's national election. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 03:46:11 -0600,%20Britain's%20UKIP%20wins%20second%20parliamentary%20seat Reuters: Top News Japan's Abe: return to yen strength would lead to hollowing out, job losses TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Friday if the country returns to a period of excessive yen strength it would lead to a further hollowing out of manufacturing and job losses. Abe, speaking to reporters, said now the yen was weakening the era of companies shifting ... Fri, 21 Nov 2014 03:39:30 -0600's%20Abe:%20return%20to%20yen%20strength%20would%20lead%20to%20hollowing%20out,%20job%20losses World News Headlines - Yahoo News It’s Been Five Years Since the Maguindanao Massacre and the Perpetrators Are Still Free On Nov. 23, 2009, in the southern Philippines, 57 people were killed, most of them journalists. There have been no convictions Fri, 21 Nov 2014 03:34:23 -0600 TIME U.K. Independence Party Wins Second Parliamentary Seat in By-Election The key win, six months before the general elections, puts pressure on David Cameron Fri, 21 Nov 2014 03:30:55 -0600 TIME Winnie the Pooh Rejected Over 'Dubious Sexuality' Winnie the Pooh is a hermaphrodite, exposes himself in public, and has no business being around children, according to officials in a Polish town. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 03:30:51 -0600'Dubious%20Sexuality' NBC News World News