Comments Subscribe to Personal Liberty News Feed Subscribe to Personal Liberty
 

Breaking Now


Air Force Imposes Civilian Hiring Freeze

WASHINGTON, Aug. 17 (UPI) — The U.S. Air Force is under a 90-day civilian hiring freeze following a hiring slowdown that began this spring, Air Force officials said. The move mirrors similar freezes announced earlier by the Army and the Marine Corps as the U.S. military attempts to rein in spending ahead of budget cuts, […]

Another Quake Jolts Japan

WASHINGTON, Aug. 17 (UPI) — An earthquake of 6.2 magnitude occurred off the east coast of Honshu, Japan Wednesday, the United States Geological Survey said. There were no immediate reports of any damage or injuries and no tsunami warning was issued.

Survey: Canadians Wearying Of ‘green’

TORONTO, Aug. 17 (UPI) — Canadians are growing weary of the marketing term “green” and becoming more environmentally complacent, a survey published Wednesday in Toronto indicated. The advertising agency Bensimon Byrne’s survey of 1,500 Canadians in late June and early July was done by The Gandalf Group. It showed the environment was no longer among […]

Egyptian Youth Calls For Mubarak Execution

CAIRO, Aug. 17 (UPI) — Revolutionary youths in Egypt said they are gathering signatures on a petition supporting the execution of ousted President Hosni Mubarak. The group, which calls itself the Youth Shadow Government, said Mubarak should be given the death penalty as punishment for those who lost their lives during the 30 years he […]

Israel Detains Al-Jazeera Bureau Chief

JERUSALEM, Aug. 17 (UPI) — An Israeli military court extended the remand of an al-Jazeera bureau chief arrested in the West Bank last week for alleged ties to Hamas. Samir Allawi, 46, who heads the network’s bureau in Kabul, Afghanistan, was arrested Aug. 10 as he prepared to leave Israel via the Allenby Bridge border […]

Saleh Vows Return To Yemen

SANAA, Yemen, Aug. 17 (UPI) — President Ali Abdullah Saleh vowed to return to Yemen and charged the anti-government movement wanted to return Yemen to its pre-independence days. Saleh, recuperating in Saudi Arabia from burns he sustained in an attack on the presidential palace in June, also said he was committed to conducting elections, but […]

Israel Mulls Goodwill Gestures To Palestinian Authority

JERUSALEM, Aug. 17 (UPI) — Senior members of Israel’s defense establishment recommend a series of goodwill gestures to the Palestinian Authority before September, an official said. Defense Minister Ehud Barak proposed the plan in a move designed to convince Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas to back down from seeking unilateral statehood recognition at the United Nations […]

Panel To Probe Hunger Deaths

JUBA, South Sudan, Aug. 17 (UPI) — A special panel has been formed in the South Sudanese state of Warrap to investigate reports more than 358 people have died of hunger, officials said. Warrap’s governor, Nyandeng Malek, confirmed the deaths have occurred but attributed them to other factors including disease, the Sudan Tribune reported. “In […]

Climbing Kilimanjaro To Save Lives

JERUSALEM, Aug. 17 (UPI) — Twelve climbers from the United States, Israel, Canada, Ethiopia and South Africa scaled Mount Kilimanjaro to raise money to save 100 African children. Save A Child’s Heart, a non-governmental organization based in Israel, said in a statement that doctors, volunteers and supporters climbed to the summit of Africa’s highest peak […]

Sex Offender: Sudan Better Than Canada

WINNIPEG, Manitoba, Aug. 17 (UPI) — A Sudanese refugee in Canada who served his sexual assault prison sentences is complaining Canada won’t send him back to his war-torn homeland. Clato Mabior, 33, was transferred to a jail west of Winnipeg, Manitoba, last December after he served prison time for two counts of aggravated sexual assault. […]

Bottom
close[X]

Sign Up For Personal Liberty Digest™!

PL Badge

Welcome to PersonalLiberty.com,
America's #1 Source for Libertarian News!

To join our group of freedom-loving individuals and to get alerts as well as late-breaking conservative news from Personal Liberty Digest™...

Privacy PolicyYou can opt out at any time. We protect your information like a mother hen. We will not sell or rent your email address to anyone for any reason.