1. Sisi warns of response after Islamic State kills 21 Egyptians in Libya
     Published by Reuters on 2015-02-16 at 04:59:38

CAIRO (Reuters) - Islamic State released a video on Sunday that appeared to show the beheadings of 21 Egyptian Christians in Libya and President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi warned that his country would respond to the deaths as it saw fit.

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2. Nutella billionaire Ferrero dies
     Published by BBC on 2015-02-15 at 16:02:56

Billionaire Michele Ferrero, whose global chocolate empire made him Italy's richest man, has died aged 89.

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3. Egypt and Libya launch air strikes against Isis after militants post beheadings video
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-02-16 at 12:46:33

President Sisi had vowed to ‘avenge the criminal killings’ after release of video purporting to show killing of 21 Christians, believed to be kidnapped Egyptians Continue reading...

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4. Copenhagen killings: bewildered Europe struggles to defend freedom of speech and religion
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-02-16 at 01:38:19

The internet helps provide a breeding ground for extremism of all types as the west tries to address the legacy of intervening in Iraq and the Arab Spring Continue reading...

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6. Israeli hospital rebuilds injured Syrian man’s face
     Published by BBC on 2015-02-16 at 08:04:17

War victim benefits from advanced surgery in Israel

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7. Two charged over Canada death ‘plot’
     Published by BBC on 2015-02-15 at 16:51:00

Two are charged over an alleged mass-shooting plot in Halifax, Canada - while the purported dark writings of a third suspect, now dead, also emerge.

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8. Spy agencies fund climate research in hunt for weather weapon, scientist fears
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-02-15 at 16:34:36

US expert Alan Robock raises concern over who would control climate-altering technologies if research is paid for by intelligence agenciesA senior US scientist has expressed concern that the intelligence services are funding climate change research to lea...

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13. Sexual Abuse Allegations Against Imam Stir Rifts in Insular Ilinois Community
     Published by The New York Times on 2015-02-16 at 06:04:09

Sexual abuse allegations and a planned lawsuit against Mohammad Abdullah Saleem in Elgin have divided segments of the imam’s followers and those in the community who reject the idea that the case should be handled privately.

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14. Hundreds of tombs defaced in French Jewish cemetery
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-02-16 at 02:16:01

France’s interior minister Bernard Cazeneuve described act in Sarre-Union as “despicable” Continue reading...

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15. Copenhagen shootings: suspect was known to authorities – live updates
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-02-16 at 01:35:14

One killed at freedom of speech event, another at Jewish templeMan shot dead by police ‘was behind both attacks’Danish PM: ‘a cynical act of terror against Denmark’Latest summaryFull reportWhat we know so far Continue reading...

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16. Ukraine rebels disavow ceasefire at encircled town
     Published by Reuters on 2015-02-16 at 05:26:23

DONETSK/ARTEMIVSK, Ukraine (Reuters) - Ukraine's rebels disavowed a new truce on Sunday hours after it took effect, saying it did not apply to the town where most fighting has taken place in recent weeks.

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17. Death toll rises to 13 in NE Nigeria attack: police
     Published by Yahoo on 2015-02-16 at 15:23:19

Thirteen people have now died as a result of a female suicide bomb attack at a bus station in the northeast Nigerian city of Damaturu, police said on Monday. "The death toll from the suicide attack at the Damaturu motor park now stands at 13, with th...

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18. Terror Attacks by a Native Son Rock Denmark
     Published by The New York Times on 2015-02-16 at 08:45:03

The police identified the suspect in Saturday’s attacks, at a cafe and near a synagogue in Copenhagen, as a 22-year-old with a violent criminal record.

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20. Palestinian girl jailed for stone throwing in Israel freed early
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-02-15 at 22:33:45

Malak al-Khatib was sentenced to two months in prison after picking up a stone on Highway 60 in the West BankA 14-year-old Palestinian girl sentenced to an Israeli jail for stone-throwing has been released after serving 44 days of a two-month sentence.Mal...

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