Mediamyxx:US tourist kidnapped in Egypt

In disturbing news two American women and their guide were kidnapped during a trip to Egypt. The women were robbed of cash and thoughts are they will be used to demand ransom, as the Egyptian government fell last year to their people lawlessness is prevalent as the country rebuilds a new government. Read more about the kidnapping here:http://gma.yahoo.com/two-american-women-kidnapped-egypt-131257210–abc-news.html  our thoughts and prayers are with the women and their families.

Mediamyxx:Is Iran up next?

Talks are to resume between the UN and Iran as tension between the country and the west is coming to a head the west is talking an embargo on Iranian oil. Iran has been in the news for potentially having weapons of mass destruction  to delaying free trade. Talks will begin today. Let us know what you think about the lingering Iranian crisis is another war on the horizon or can this be diplomatically resolved.  Read the rest here:http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/02/01/us-iran-iaea-idUSTRE8100M220120201

Mediamyxx:Women and Children killed in Syria

Violence in the city of Homs erupted Friday and military loyal to Syrian president Bashar Assad began to open fire on residential buildings killing more than 30 people including women and children. According to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights there has been terrible massacre of life within the country. The UN is holding closed door meetings to decide whether or not to intervene. Read the rest of the story here:http://news.yahoo.com/women-children-killed-violence-torn-syria-city-124812446.html and let us know what you think in comments or @mediamyxx  @akireshenri

Mediamyxx:When SEALS attack

The US Navy Seals once again take on Somali pirates as they rescue western aid workers held in the country for three months. Seals parachuted in to the country after six helicopters carried them to their location to rescue American born aid worker Jessica Buchanan and Danish Dane Poul Thisted . The orders were placed due to American born Buchanan’s failing health according to official reports. Read the rest of the amazing rescue here :http://au.news.yahoo.com/world/a/-/world/12730937/navy-seals-rescue-aid-workers-held-in-somalia/ and tell us what you think of the mission in comments or on twitter @mediamyxx @akireshenri

Mediamyxx:Beautiful Nightmare

This weekend a luxury Italian cruise ship, Costa Concordia tipped over after what the company is referring to a “human error”. Three passengers were killed when the ship ran around and tipped over. As diver continue to search for survivor there is another effort to restore the massive ship. RIP to the passengers that didn’t make it read the rest of the company”s effors to restore the 570 million dollar ship here:http://www.huffingtonpost .com/2012/01/18/cruise-ship_n_1212594.html

Mediamyxx:Royal Murder Investigation

The New Year brings a murder mystery for England’s Royal Family. The body of a woman was found three miles from the Queen’s Sandringham country house estate where the royal family spent their holiday this year. The police are looking through missing person reports to identify the woman and the forensic science teams are investigating read the rest here:http://www.people.com/people/package/article/0,,20395222_20557947,00.html

Mediamyxx:Biggest News Stories of 2011

2011 had many big stories that shaped our world from earthquakes to financial musical chairs. Our biggest news story of 2011 is the uprising in the middle east. Egyptians removed their government from office by standing together and in Libya the people  took their country back by force killing longtime dictator Muammar Gaddafi. Here are the other nine stories from the year that was:

  • Osama Bin Ladin killed by US Navy Seals
  • Japanese earthquake
  • World financial markets unstable
  • US troops leave Iraq
  • Brazil passes the UK for sixth biggest economy
  • Kim Jong-Il dies
  • Steve Jobs dies from Cancer
  • Casey Anthony found Not Guilty of Murder
  • India passes Japan for 3rd biggest world economy

Mediamyxx:Arizona declares Mexican-American Class Illegal

Arizona’s new Attorney General, Tom Horne has sucessfully deemed a class aimed at Mexican-American studies illegal. According to Horne the class is proproganda and brainwash tactics and that violates a state law that went into effect in Jan of this year. Read the rest of the story here and tell us what you think :

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/01/08/us/08ethnic.html?pagewanted=all

Mediamyxx:Occupy Wall Street Protesters to Sue

After months of protesting for the 99% most of the Occupy Wall Street camps were broken up by local law enforcement. Protesters are now taking the fight to next level in a court of law. Several groups across the country are suing their prospective states for violating their Freedom of Speech. The constitution protects your right of free speech and of assembly. We will watch to see how this turns out. Read the rest here

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/blackberry/p.html?id=1166372