Fifa World Cup 2022 Start Time In Qatar Causing Controversy

Rieder: In which the news media go to the dogs

I think it will be played between November 15 and January 15 at the latest. "If you play between November 15 and, let's say, the end of December, it's the time when the weather is the most favorable. "You play with a temperature equivalent to that of a rather hot spring in Europe, you play with a temperature of 25 degrees (Celsius), which is perfect to play football," he added. <br>For the original version including any supplementary images or video, visit http://www.cbsnews.com/news/fifa-world-cup-2022-start-time-in-qatar-causing-controversy/

World News Update, what you need to know

The shipment is being escorted by Chinese, Danish, Norwegian and Russian vessels and the material will be held at sea until additional chemicals arrive. ELSEWHERE: LONDON - A British nurse jailed in Saudi Arabia over the murder of her Australian colleague in 1996 has died in Scotland after suffering a brain haemorrhage, her lawyer says. RAMADI - Iraqi troops will delay assaulting the militant-held city of Fallujah, an officer says, citing fear of civilian casualties, as fighting and missile strikes in nearby Ramadi killed 29 people. KIGALI - Rwanda has begun commemorations marking 20 years since its genocide, with a flame of remembrance due to make a tour across the country. ANKARA - The Turkish government has fired 350 police officers in Ankara, the latest twist in a vast corruption scandal that has ensnared key allies of Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan. <br>For the original version including any supplementary images or video, visit http://news.smh.com.au/breaking-news-world/world-news-update-what-you-need-to-know-20140108-30fz1.html

Witness New York's Daily News last Friday: "Kim Jong Un literally threw his uncle to the dogs. "The North Korean leader executed his high-ranking uncle by having him stripped, thrown into a cage and eaten alive by 120 starving hounds as the despot himself looked on, the Singoporean Straits Times reports, citing an article in a Hong Kong paper with close ties to China's ruling Communist Party." Or check out NBC News : "North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's powerful uncle was stripped naked, thrown into a cage, and eaten alive by a pack of ravenous dogs, according to a newspaper with close ties to China's ruling Communist Party." (USA TODAY wasn't immune to the story's obvious charms. We ran a piece from our content partner Newser with the headline "Report: Kim Jong Un fed uncle alive to 120 starved dogs" that hedged, "If an unconfirmed newspaper report is to be believed.") So what's the deal? Is this outlandish tale bogus or the real thing? A Chicago-based blogger decided to find out. On Saturday, software engineer Trevor Powell reported on his Pacific SIde blog that the original source of the death-by-dog story was a post by a Chinese satirist on a microblogging website called Tencent Weibo on Dec. 11. Here's how the story evolved after that: The following day, the account was picked up by the Hong Kong newspaper Wen Wei Po, which cited Tencent Weibo as its source.and posted a screen capture of the post. <br>For the original version including any supplementary images or video, visit http://www.usatoday.com/story/money/columnist/rieder/2014/01/08/dogged-pursuit-of-north-korea-story/4371709/

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