The time has arrived where we must understand the realities of the dark forces amongst us.
Armed Terrorist Group Assassinates University Professor and Son of Grand Mufti of the Republic
Oct 03, 2011http://www.sana.sy/eng/337/2011/10/03/373019.htm
An armed terrorist group on Sunday assassinated Professor of History at Aleppo University Dr. Mohammad al-Omar while he was on his way to the university, accompanied by Saria Hassoun, son of Grand Mufti of the Republic Ahmad Badreddin Hassoun, who was injured in the attack and succumbed to his injuries after being admitted to Idleb National Hospital.
Chairman of the National Union of Syrian Students branch in Ebla University Bassel al-Youssef said that Dr. al-Omar and Hassoun were an example of fine morals and modesty, and that their martyrdom is a medal of honor as they joined the martyrs who sacrificed their lives for their country.
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Falling U.S. Wages Threaten Consumer Spending
Oct 3, http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2011-10-0 ... nding.html
Take-home pay, adjusted for prices, fell 0.3 percent in August, the third decrease in five months, and personal income dropped for the first time in two years, the Commerce Department reported last week. The declines followed news from the Census Bureau that median household income in 2010 fell to $49,445, the lowest in more than a decade, and the poverty rate jumped to 15.1 percent, a 17-year high.
Special Report: A "great haircut" to kick-start growth
NEW YORK | Mon Oct 3, 2011 8:58am EDT http://www.reuters.com/article/2011/10/ ... 5J20111003
At the start of the crisis, household debt as a percentage of gross domestic product was 100 percent. Today it's down to 90 percent of GDP. But by historical standards that is high.
Households are still more indebted than their counterparts in Austria, Germany, Spain, France and even Greece - which is on the verge of defaulting on its government debt.
3 October 2011 Last updated at 06:28 ET
Pakistan-row CIA man Raymond Davis arrested over fight [in Highlands Ranch CO]http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-south-asia-15147690
Davis was taken into custody on misdemeanour charges of third-degree assault and disorderly conduct, and released after posting a $1,750...bond.
S&P warns UK against wavering on deficit cuts
LONDON | Mon Oct 3, 2011 8:48am EDT http://www.reuters.com/article/2011/10/ ... 4L20111003
"The ratings could come under downward pressure if, against our expectations -- and perhaps in response to weakening growth prospects -- the coalition government's commitment to fiscal consolidation falters"
Britain's economy has been virtually stagnant for almost a year, leading many experts to downgrade their growth forecasts for 2011 and 2012
3 October 2011 Last updated at 09:50 ET
BT suffers major broadband outagehttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-15154020
Customers have reported problems from as far afield as Belfast, Edinburgh, Swansea and London.
Many users have taken to Twitter to complain that the company is not answering its helpline.
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Workers feared dead as explosion rips through industrial estate
1:31PM BST 03 Oct 2011http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/ ... state.html
Up to six people were missing, feared dead, following an explosion which ripped through four factories on an industrial estate in Surrey.
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Oracle's Ellison shows off new tech hardware
SAN FRANCISCO | Mon Oct 3, 2011 9:11am EDT http://www.reuters.com/article/2011/10/ ... C220111003
He also unveiled Oracle's new Exalytics data analysis machine, "hardware and software engineered to deliver [>] data analysis at the speed of thought"
ISAF UAV shot down in Daichopan; district HQ comes under attack
Monday, 03 October 2011 13:51http://alemara1.com/english/index.php?o ... s&Itemid=2
Mujahideen of Islamic Emirate shot and brought down a UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicle) of ISAF invaders near the district center at around 08:00 am this morning.