The Boston Herald - Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's lawyers say 2014 trial date too soon - Defense attorney Miriam Conrad railed that a fall 2014 target date for the trial is “completely unworkable” and accused the prosecution team of “trying to retain every possible advantage in this litigation for itself.”
Deutsche Welle - Turkish government to pay for 1994 bombing of Kurdish villages - The European Court of Human Rights has ordered Turkey to pay 2.3 million euros to victims of the bombing of two Kurdish villages in 1994. Turkey was found guilty of the attack, having blamed it on Kurdish separatists.
Thomson Reuters Foundation - Assad's forces capture south Damascus suburb - Forces loyal to President Bashar al-Assad captured a suburb of Damascus on Wednesday, part of a broader advance that has brought him major gains south of the capital before proposed international peace talks, activists said.
Time - Giant Antarctic Iceberg the Size of Singapore on the Move - Latest satellite images show that the 700 sq km iceberg, which split from the Pine Island Glacier (PIG) in Antarctica in July, finally appears to be moving through the Southern Ocean. PIG is the longest and fastest flowing glacier in the Antarctic. Scientists first noticed the iceberg developing in 2011 when a large crack appeared across its 30km width.
The Telegraph - A royal love story: Prince Charles and Camilla - It has been a long and at times painful journey, but the Duchess of Cornwall has now truly achieved the Royal seal of approval
BBC - Sibling bullying: 'I wished I hadn't been born' - A recent BBC News Magazine article asked when scrapping between siblings becomes bullying. Readers responded with stories of being bullied - as well as tales of being the bully.
Russia Today - Ukraine-EU trade deal: Business seeks delay, quarreling MP’s stall - Ukraine’s prospect of signing a key Euro-integration deal this month remains questionable. Its big business suggests delaying the move by at least a year, while parliament has stalled a vote that could release ex-PM Tymoshenko.