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AllAfrica.com
Reaching the Public With Myriads of BooksFilling public libraries with books helps the youth read more Two philanthropi
Reaching the Public With Myriads of Books
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
Filling public libraries with books helps the youth read more Two philanthropists who live in the United States of America formed the Ethiopian Knowledge and Technology Transfer Society (EKTTS) 13 years ago to mobilize and coordinate support from... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Stellenbosch Student Suspended From Res Over Alleged Racist RemarksA Stellenbosch University student has been suspended from his residence after a
Stellenbosch Student Suspended From Res Over Alleged Racist Remarks
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
A Stellenbosch University student has been suspended from his residence after another student complained he had made derogatory remarks to him. "The incident took place in the foyer of the Helshoogte Residence in the early hours of last Friday... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Marechera Enigma Lives OnTwo decades and some few years after legendary author Dambudzo Marechera's pass
The Marechera Enigma Lives On
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
Two decades and some few years after legendary author Dambudzo Marechera's passing on, his influence still seems larger than life in the literary circles. The power of Marechera's works is immortal; it has become the benchmark and a lifetime... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
A Consummate 'Cuckoo's Nest'ALL roads led to the Ultimate Theatre on Friday, where the Committed Artists of
A Consummate 'Cuckoo's Nest'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
ALL roads led to the Ultimate Theatre on Friday, where the Committed Artists of Namibia (CAN) staged director Freddie Philander's adaptation of 'One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest' to applause, guffaws and gratitude for the gift of a play in this year's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
We Can Dare Live the Dangote DreamAfrica's richest man, Aliko Dangote, was here. Forbes Magazine, that journal fo
We Can Dare Live the Dangote Dream
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 minutes ago
Africa's richest man, Aliko Dangote, was here. Forbes Magazine, that journal for the powerful and famous, says Dangote has made his fortune in cement, sugar and flour. Forbes ranks Dangote as the 67th richest person in the world and at one point,... Read more
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The North West Star
Bali police see tourists as ATMs: 'kick them and they spit out money'To corrupt police, foreigners are "fantastic, low risk targets". Applying for
Bali police see tourists as ATMs: 'kick them and they spit out money'
The North West Star / Posted 6 minutes ago
To corrupt police, foreigners are "fantastic, low risk targets". Applying for a job as a policeman in Bali is not as simple as filling in a form. You may need to pay $50,000 or more just to be hired. The exact amount varies by how much you'll be... Read more
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Harrow Times
Wikipedia blocks 381 accounts for 'black hat editing'Wikipedia has blocked 381 accounts for what it has called "black hat" editing -
Wikipedia blocks 381 accounts for 'black hat editing'
Harrow Times / Posted 6 minutes ago
Wikipedia has blocked 381 accounts for what it has called "black hat" editing - charging money for the creation of promotional articles. The accounts were reportedly run by a "co-ordinated group" of fraudsters who failed to reveal their... Read more
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The North West Star
Update: Missing woman believed to be locatedA missing Rockhampton woman maybe in Urandangi Update: Missing 32-year-old St
Update: Missing woman believed to be located
The North West Star / Posted 6 minutes ago
A missing Rockhampton woman maybe in Urandangi Update: Missing 32-year-old Stacie Dutaillisis is believed to be in Urandangi. Mount Isa Police said they have received information that she has been located in Urandangi with her brother. Police... Read more
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Reuters
Sixteen Turkish workers kidnapped in BaghdadBAGHDAD Sixteen Turkish workers were kidnapped by masked men in northeastern Ba
Sixteen Turkish workers kidnapped in Baghdad
Reuters / Posted 6 minutes ago
BAGHDAD Sixteen Turkish workers were kidnapped by masked men in northeastern Baghdad on Wednesday, Iraq's Interior Ministry said. The workers were taken in the predominately Shi'ite district of Habibiya around 5 a.m. (0200 GMT), ministry spokesman... Read more
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This is West Country
Wikipedia blocks 381 accounts for 'black hat editing'Wikipedia has blocked 381 accounts for what it has called "black hat" editing -
Wikipedia blocks 381 accounts for 'black hat editing'
This is West Country / Posted 7 minutes ago
Wikipedia has blocked 381 accounts for what it has called "black hat" editing - charging money for the creation of promotional articles. The accounts were reportedly run by a "co-ordinated group" of fraudsters who failed to reveal their... Read more
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Gazette News
Wikipedia blocks 381 accounts for 'black hat editing'Wikipedia has blocked 381 accounts for what it has called "black hat" editing -
Wikipedia blocks 381 accounts for 'black hat editing'
Gazette News / Posted 7 minutes ago
Wikipedia has blocked 381 accounts for what it has called "black hat" editing - charging money for the creation of promotional articles. The accounts were reportedly run by a "co-ordinated group" of fraudsters who failed to reveal their... Read more
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Charleston City Paper
Will the late-night party pendulum swing back to East Bay Street where it began?Ciara's "My Goodies" blasted from my wall-mounted CD player. "Sexy, independent
Will the late-night party pendulum swing back to East Bay Street where it began?
Charleston City Paper / Posted 9 minutes ago
Ciara's "My Goodies" blasted from my wall-mounted CD player. "Sexy, independent /I ain't wit' it so you already know," I sang as I caked coat after coat of jet black mascara on my blond eyelashes. Karen would be here any minute I thought as I chugged... Read more
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Charleston City Paper
Abstract painter Sussan Sanavandi draws from Iranian poetryColor might be the first thing you notice about Iranian artist Sussan Sanavandi
Abstract painter Sussan Sanavandi draws from Iranian poetry
Charleston City Paper / Posted 9 minutes ago
Color might be the first thing you notice about Iranian artist Sussan Sanavandi's abstract paintings. Vibrant reds, blues, and golds saturate a canvas here, float into shapes inspired by the Persian alphabet there. "I love color," Sanavandi says. "I... Read more
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Charleston City Paper
Question #9: Making sure Charleston remains unique and livableThis week marks the latest installment in City Paper's ongoing series "After Ri
Question #9: Making sure Charleston remains unique and livable
Charleston City Paper / Posted 9 minutes ago
This week marks the latest installment in City Paper's ongoing series "After Riley" presented in conjunction with Lowcountry Local First, Preservation Society of Charleston, S.C. Community Loan Fund, Coastal Conservation League, and... Read more
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Charleston City Paper
Only Bernie and The Donald can save American electoral politicsWe all make mistakes, but it takes a lot for most of us to admit to making them
Only Bernie and The Donald can save American electoral politics
Charleston City Paper / Posted 9 minutes ago
We all make mistakes, but it takes a lot for most of us to admit to making them. We will rationalize, justify, explain away, or just plain lie about our mistakes, while few of us ever truly own up to the ones we've made. Well, Charleston, I have made... Read more
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Express and Star
Fight to save Goodyear: 1400 sign petition « Express & StarAs of yesterday, a total of 1,416 people had signed the petition which has been
Fight to save Goodyear: 1400 sign petition « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 9 minutes ago
As of yesterday, a total of 1,416 people had signed the petition which has been set up at change.org. The petition was was set up by factory staff against the closure of the Bushbury Lane plant, which will see 330 jobs go when it closes in 2017. On... Read more
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Bolton News
Wikipedia blocks 381 accounts for 'black hat editing'Wikipedia has blocked 381 accounts for what it has called "black hat" editing -
Wikipedia blocks 381 accounts for 'black hat editing'
Bolton News / Posted 11 minutes ago
Wikipedia has blocked 381 accounts for what it has called "black hat" editing - charging money for the creation of promotional articles. The accounts were reportedly run by a "co-ordinated group" of fraudsters who failed to reveal their... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Bali police see tourists as ATMs: 'kick them and they spit out money'To corrupt police, foreigners are "fantastic, low risk targets". Applying for
Bali police see tourists as ATMs: 'kick them and they spit out money'
Daily Liberal / Posted 11 minutes ago
To corrupt police, foreigners are "fantastic, low risk targets". Applying for a job as a policeman in Bali is not as simple as filling in a form. You may need to pay $50,000 or more just to be hired. The exact amount varies by how much you'll be... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Wikipedia blocks 381 accounts for 'black hat editing' The accounts were reportedly run by a "co-ordinated group" of fraudsters who
Wikipedia blocks 381 accounts for 'black hat editing'
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 12 minutes ago
The accounts were reportedly run by a "co-ordinated group" of fraudsters who failed to reveal their affiliations Wikipedia has blocked 381 accounts for what it has called "black hat" editing -... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Disabled man on a mobility scooter slashed by knife thugs in Belfast Police are hunting for two knife thugs who slashed and robbed a man on a mobi
Disabled man on a mobility scooter slashed by knife thugs in Belfast
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 12 minutes ago
Police are hunting for two knife thugs who slashed and robbed a man on a mobility scooter in north Belfast. The attack happened in the Peter's Hill area yesterday afternoon, when... Read more
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The Border Mail
Bali police see tourists as ATMs: 'kick them and they spit out money'To corrupt police, foreigners are "fantastic, low risk targets". Applying for
Bali police see tourists as ATMs: 'kick them and they spit out money'
The Border Mail / Posted 14 minutes ago
To corrupt police, foreigners are "fantastic, low risk targets". Applying for a job as a policeman in Bali is not as simple as filling in a form. You may need to pay $50,000 or more just to be hired. The exact amount varies by how much you'll be... Read more
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Daily FX
Oil Pauses Post-Crash. Gold Recovers, Copper Retreats as Stocks SwingGold set to re-gain yesterday’s safe-haven gains before bumpy price action duri
Oil Pauses Post-Crash. Gold Recovers, Copper Retreats as Stocks Swing
Daily FX / Posted 14 minutes ago
Gold set to re-gain yesterday’s safe-haven gains before bumpy price action during New York and early Asian session pushed it down. The safety assets: gold, EUR and JPY, have moved in tandem with Asian stocks as Nikkei and Shanghai Composite swung... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Missouri executes man for 15-year-old girl's 1989 killingBONNE TERRE, Mo. (AP) — A man who spent nearly 25 years on Missouri's death row
Missouri executes man for 15-year-old girl's 1989 killing
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 15 minutes ago
BONNE TERRE, Mo. (AP) — A man who spent nearly 25 years on Missouri's death row was executed Tuesday for the kidnapping, rape and fatal stabbing of a 15-year-old girl who was waiting for a school bus. Roderick Nunley became the sixth inmate put to... Read more
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Denver Post
Less can be more when it comes to fresh tomato sauceTomato lovers wait for this moment all year, that moment when the plants in the
Less can be more when it comes to fresh tomato sauce
Denver Post / Posted 15 minutes ago
Tomato lovers wait for this moment all year, that moment when the plants in the garden are struggling under the weight of those gorgeous red (or yellow or orange or even green) orbs, and the tables at the farmers markets threaten to buckle under the... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Wikipedia blocks 381 accounts for 'black hat editing'Wikipedia has blocked 381 accounts for what it has called "black hat" editing -
Wikipedia blocks 381 accounts for 'black hat editing'
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 17 minutes ago
Wikipedia has blocked 381 accounts for what it has called "black hat" editing - charging money for the creation of promotional articles. The accounts were reportedly run by a "co-ordinated group" of fraudsters who failed to reveal their... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Wikipedia blocks 381 accounts for 'black hat editing'Wikipedia has blocked 381 accounts for what it has called "black hat" editing -
Wikipedia blocks 381 accounts for 'black hat editing'
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 17 minutes ago
Wikipedia has blocked 381 accounts for what it has called "black hat" editing - charging money for the creation of promotional articles. The accounts were reportedly run by a "co-ordinated group" of fraudsters who failed to reveal their... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Bali police see tourists as ATMs: 'kick them and they spit out money'To corrupt police, foreigners are "fantastic, low risk targets". Applying for
Bali police see tourists as ATMs: 'kick them and they spit out money'
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 18 minutes ago
To corrupt police, foreigners are "fantastic, low risk targets". Applying for a job as a policeman in Bali is not as simple as filling in a form. You may need to pay $50,000 or more just to be hired. The exact amount varies by how much you'll be... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Officials search for 3 suspects in Illinois officer's deathFOX LAKE, Ill. (AP) � As a small northern Illinois community mourned a popular
Officials search for 3 suspects in Illinois officer's death
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 18 minutes ago
FOX LAKE, Ill. (AP) � As a small northern Illinois community mourned a popular veteran police officer who was fatally shot while on duty, authorities scoured the area overnight in search of three men wanted in his slaying. Helicopters were to aid... Read more
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CBS 5 Phoenix
Officials search for 3 suspects in Illinois officer's deathBy CARRIE ANTLFINGER Associated Press FOX LAKE, Ill. (AP) - As a small northe
Officials search for 3 suspects in Illinois officer's death
CBS 5 Phoenix / Posted 18 minutes ago
By CARRIE ANTLFINGER Associated Press FOX LAKE, Ill. (AP) - As a small northern Illinois community mourned a popular veteran police officer who was fatally shot while on duty, authorities scoured the area overnight in search of three men wanted in... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Greenwich
Greenwich Land Trust Adds 4 Acres Of Woodlands To Its Preserves“We are delighted to receive this beautiful land that provides extensive wildli
Greenwich Land Trust Adds 4 Acres Of Woodlands To Its Preserves
The Daily Voice - Greenwich / Posted 20 minutes ago
“We are delighted to receive this beautiful land that provides extensive wildlife habitat while protecting a section of the Byram River watershed,” Janice Trebbi Richards, the trust's board president, said in a press release. Situated near 30... Read more
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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
Officials search for 3 suspects in Illinois officer's deathBy CARRIE ANTLFINGER Associated Press FOX LAKE, Ill. (AP) - As a small northe
Officials search for 3 suspects in Illinois officer's death
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted 20 minutes ago
By CARRIE ANTLFINGER Associated Press FOX LAKE, Ill. (AP) - As a small northern Illinois community mourned a popular veteran police officer who was fatally shot while on duty, authorities scoured the area overnight in search of three men wanted in... Read more
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Bakersfield Now
The history and future of the Bakersfield SoundBAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) -- Bakersfield burst into the music scene nearl
The history and future of the Bakersfield Sound
Bakersfield Now / Posted 20 minutes ago
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) -- Bakersfield burst into the music scene nearly a century ago, with a new style of country music which came to be known as the “Bakersfield Sound." Exhibiting a more raw, more stripped-down feel than the music out of... Read more
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The Daily & Sunday Review
Sound OffIn open air I am not a smoker, but who gives a right to these people who deter
Sound Off
The Daily & Sunday Review / Posted 21 minutes ago
In open air I am not a smoker, but who gives a right to these people who determine when they can go or where they can go? For example, Riverfest. We are allowed to do what we want to do, whether you like it or not. We're still in the open air. Why... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Wikipedia blocks 381 accounts for 'black hat editing'Wikipedia has blocked 381 accounts for what it has called "black hat" editing -
Wikipedia blocks 381 accounts for 'black hat editing'
Croydon Guardian / Posted 22 minutes ago
Wikipedia has blocked 381 accounts for what it has called "black hat" editing - charging money for the creation of promotional articles. The accounts were reportedly run by a "co-ordinated group" of fraudsters who failed to reveal their... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
Officials search for 3 suspects in Illinois officer's deathBy CARRIE ANTLFINGER Associated Press FOX LAKE, Ill. (AP) - As a small northe
Officials search for 3 suspects in Illinois officer's death
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 23 minutes ago
By CARRIE ANTLFINGER Associated Press FOX LAKE, Ill. (AP) - As a small northern Illinois community mourned a popular veteran police officer who was fatally shot while on duty, authorities scoured the area overnight in search of three men wanted in... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
To protect killer whales, patrols keep boaters in checkSAN JUAN ISLANDS, Wash. (AP) - Against the backdrop of rocky bluffs, a pod of o
To protect killer whales, patrols keep boaters in check
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 23 minutes ago
SAN JUAN ISLANDS, Wash. (AP) - Against the backdrop of rocky bluffs, a pod of orcas repeatedly jumped out of the emerald waters of the Puget Sound one recent sunny afternoon before splashing their massive black-and-white bodies back into the... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Officials search for 3 suspects in Illinois officer's deathBy CARRIE ANTLFINGER Associated Press FOX LAKE, Ill. (AP) - As a small northe
Officials search for 3 suspects in Illinois officer's death
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 23 minutes ago
By CARRIE ANTLFINGER Associated Press FOX LAKE, Ill. (AP) - As a small northern Illinois community mourned a popular veteran police officer who was fatally shot while on duty, authorities scoured the area overnight in search of three men wanted in... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Sean Payton explains first round of Saints' roster cutsThe Saints played the first round of roster cuts close to the vest, waiting unt
Sean Payton explains first round of Saints' roster cuts
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 23 minutes ago
The Saints played the first round of roster cuts close to the vest, waiting until Tuesday's practice to officially announce their moves. Sean Payton explained the transactions during his press conference below, transcribed by the New Orleans... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Shoreham Air Show plane crash: Inquest into deaths of 11 victims to openAmid ongoing inquiries by the Air Accidents Investigation Branch (AAIB), the in
Shoreham Air Show plane crash: Inquest into deaths of 11 victims to open
Daily Telegraph / Posted 24 minutes ago
Amid ongoing inquiries by the Air Accidents Investigation Branch (AAIB), the inquest will be adjourned to a later date. Details of 10 of the victims have emerged since the disaster during the Shoreham Air Show at 1.20pm on Saturday, August... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
This season we’ll be wearing the over-the-knee boot. ReallyThigh-high boots are two accoutrements that, along with nipple tassels and a no
This season we’ll be wearing the over-the-knee boot. Really
Daily Telegraph / Posted 24 minutes ago
Thigh-high boots are two accoutrements that, along with nipple tassels and a nose ring, I always felt reasonably confident would never be a part of My Look. But the world moves on. And with it apparently, One’s Look. I’m not alone in reconsidering... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Tory Burch: New York’s boho billionaire'How are you?” asks Julianne Moore, as she slopes past our table in her civvies
Tory Burch: New York’s boho billionaire
Daily Telegraph / Posted 24 minutes ago
'How are you?” asks Julianne Moore, as she slopes past our table in her civvies (Birkenstocks, jeans, white t-shirt). “Very well, thank you. How are you?” replies Tory Burch in her clipped New England accent, rising to kiss her on both cheeks. “Ugh!... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
John Lewis rape: Greater Manchester Police release e-fit of suspect in Cheadle car park attackThe victim visited a sexual assault referral centre following the attack before
John Lewis rape: Greater Manchester Police release e-fit of suspect in Cheadle car park attack
Daily Telegraph / Posted 24 minutes ago
The victim visited a sexual assault referral centre following the attack before reporting the incident to police on Sunday. Police described the man as Asian, of medium build, aged around 40 and with black hair. Detective Inspector Richard Ennis... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Officials search for 3 suspects in Illinois officer's deathBy CARRIE ANTLFINGER Associated Press FOX LAKE, Ill. (AP) - As a small northe
Officials search for 3 suspects in Illinois officer's death
WSMV Nashville / Posted 24 minutes ago
By CARRIE ANTLFINGER Associated Press FOX LAKE, Ill. (AP) - As a small northern Illinois community mourned a popular veteran police officer who was fatally shot while on duty, authorities scoured the area overnight in search of three men wanted in... Read more
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WA Today
Bali police see tourists as ATMs: 'kick them and they spit out money'Australians Mark Ipaviz, Nick Russian and Simon Phan holidaying in Bali. The me
Bali police see tourists as ATMs: 'kick them and they spit out money'
WA Today / Posted 28 minutes ago
Australians Mark Ipaviz, Nick Russian and Simon Phan holidaying in Bali. The men allegedly paid a bribe to police after hiring strippers at a buck's night in Seminyak. Applying for a job as a policeman in Bali is not as simple as filling in a form.... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Police in Illinois hunt for 3 suspects after officer killed2015-09-02 09:36 Police search from a helicopter for suspects in the shooting
Police in Illinois hunt for 3 suspects after officer killed
News 24 South Africa / Posted 30 minutes ago
2015-09-02 09:36 Police search from a helicopter for suspects in the shooting of a police officer in Fox Lake. (Michael Schmidt, AP) Fox Lake - Police in helicopters, with dogs and armed... Read more
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SportsFan
Racing's most famous name starts new eraBart Cummings stopped coming to race meetings a long time ago. But he was alwa
Racing's most famous name starts new era
SportsFan / Posted 30 minutes ago
Bart Cummings stopped coming to race meetings a long time ago. But he was always there somehow, an omnipresent force through his grandson and training partner James, his famous green and gold colours, his horses. His name in the race book. Maybe... Read more
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SportsFan
Noblet lands a special two-state doubleAndrew Noblet was on edge after the win of Sistine Spirit at Sandown. He had j
Noblet lands a special two-state double
SportsFan / Posted 30 minutes ago
Andrew Noblet was on edge after the win of Sistine Spirit at Sandown. He had just watched the daughter of Big Brown score a last-stride win on Wednesday when his mind switched to South Australia. Thirty minutes after Sistine Spirit saluted, Noblet... Read more
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SportsFan
ATC set to pay tribute to Bart CummingsLegendary racehorse trainer Bart Cummings will be farewelled with a 'day of tri
ATC set to pay tribute to Bart Cummings
SportsFan / Posted 30 minutes ago
Legendary racehorse trainer Bart Cummings will be farewelled with a 'day of tribute' at his home track of Randwick on Saturday. A minute's silence will be held for the 12-time Melbourne Cup winner, who died on Sunday aged 87. Jockeys will also wear... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Wikipedia blocks 381 accounts for 'black hat editing'Wikipedia has blocked 381 accounts for what it has called "black hat" editing -
Wikipedia blocks 381 accounts for 'black hat editing'
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 31 minutes ago
Wikipedia has blocked 381 accounts for what it has called "black hat" editing - charging money for the creation of promotional articles. The accounts were reportedly run by a "co-ordinated group" of fraudsters who failed to reveal their... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Federal judge orders Kentucky clerk, staff to courtMOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — A county clerk who invoked “God’s authority” as she defied
Federal judge orders Kentucky clerk, staff to court
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 31 minutes ago
MOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — A county clerk who invoked “God’s authority” as she defied the U.S. Supreme Court yet again on gay marriage Tuesday refused to resign and now must face a federal judge who could impose fines or send her to jail. Rowan County... Read more
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