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AllAfrica.com
Internal Dissent Over Ceasefire EmergesPresident Salva Kiir and rebel leader Dr Riek Machar have declared a ceasefire
Internal Dissent Over Ceasefire Emerges
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
President Salva Kiir and rebel leader Dr Riek Machar have declared a ceasefire beginning midnight of August 29. This was one of the requirement of the agreement where both parties were to declare a ceasefire within 72 hours of the signing. For Dr... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Tiqiyya vs. the Judeo-Christian EthicKoran teaches the concept of "Tiqqiya," strategic lying As the debate concerni
Tiqiyya vs. the Judeo-Christian Ethic
The Jewish Press / Posted 2 hours ago
Koran teaches the concept of "Tiqqiya," strategic lying As the debate concerning the merits of the Obama Iran deal becomes ever more animated, may I suggest that we consider the moral basis upon which the Iranian negotiators predicated their every... Read more
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Christian Today
Religious leaders call for resignation of Philippine presidentReligious leaders in the Philippines are asking President Benigno Aquino III to
Religious leaders call for resignation of Philippine president
Christian Today / Posted 2 hours ago
Religious leaders in the Philippines are asking President Benigno Aquino III to step down from office following a deadly clash that resulted in the death of 44 members of the Philippine National Police-Special Action Force in Mamasapano, Maguindanao... Read more
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iol.co.za
Mugabe, Kirr can learn from JobodwanaREUTERSAnaso Jobodwana, right, bagged the bronze medal in a hotly contested 200
Mugabe, Kirr can learn from Jobodwana
iol.co.za / Posted 3 hours ago
REUTERSAnaso Jobodwana, right, bagged the bronze medal in a hotly contested 200m final at the IAAF World Championships in Beijing. Usain Bolt, left, won gold. Photo: David Gray If only Robert Mugabe and Salva Kiir had the same desperation that drove... Read more
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The Advocate
Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal lags support from notables in presidential endorsement raceWindschitl’s endorsement makes up a small slice of what’s sometimes called the
Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal lags support from notables in presidential endorsement race
The Advocate / Posted 8 hours ago
Windschitl’s endorsement makes up a small slice of what’s sometimes called the invisible primary, where candidates seek the support of elected officials, activists and other influential members of their political party to build momentum toward... Read more
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Independent
Ukraine's forces held up by red tapeHe stood smoking in a gutted building in Pesky, one of the war’s deadliest stre
Ukraine's forces held up by red tape
Independent / Posted 11 hours ago
He stood smoking in a gutted building in Pesky, one of the war’s deadliest stretches of the frontline in the conflict between Ukrainian forces and pro-Russian separatists. The scant choice of Ukrainian radio programmes may seem trivial. But it... Read more
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asianage
2 NDFB-S rebels killed by forcesIn a major breakthrough, the Assam police in a joint operation with the Army on
2 NDFB-S rebels killed by forces
asianage / Posted 13 hours ago
In a major breakthrough, the Assam police in a joint operation with the Army on Saturday gunned down two hardcore rebels of National Democratic Front of Bodoland (Songbijit faction) and arrested another in western Assam. IGP L.R. Bishnoi told this... Read more
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Salon.com
I left both Christianity and Islam behind: “It was the problem of evil and innocent suffering that truly led me out of religion”Recently NFL pro-bowl running-back Arian Foster, of the Houston Texans, “ came
I left both Christianity and Islam behind: “It was the problem of evil and innocent suffering that truly led me out of religion”
Salon.com / Posted 14 hours ago
Recently NFL pro-bowl running-back Arian Foster, of the Houston Texans, “ came out” as a nonbeliever to ESPN Magazine. It was a bold move in a multibillion-dollar business where religion (mainly Protestant Christianity), militant nationalism and... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Donald Trump's antics are not amusingDuluth, Minnesota (OpEdNews) August 29, 2015: Not so long ago, Republicans exce
Donald Trump's antics are not amusing
Op-Ed News / Posted 17 hours ago
Duluth, Minnesota (OpEdNews) August 29, 2015: Not so long ago, Republicans excelled at accusing one another of being RINOS -- Republicans In Name Only. By that evidently outdated standard, Donald Trump would surely be open to being characterized as... Read more
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News.com.au
11 things that surprised me when I stepped inside The White HouseTravel Ideas Inside the White House: Things that surprised me Fun fact: The W
11 things that surprised me when I stepped inside The White House
News.com.au / Posted 21 hours ago
Travel Ideas Inside the White House: Things that surprised me Fun fact: The White House requires 2157 litres of paint to cover its outside surface.Source: Supplied INVITATIONS to the White House don’t come around too often; you have to either be... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
WWII re-enactors doing patrols at NY's FDR historic siteHYDE PARK, N.Y. (AP) - Re-enactors portraying the military police unit that gua
WWII re-enactors doing patrols at NY's FDR historic site
New Jersey Herald / Posted yesterday
HYDE PARK, N.Y. (AP) - Re-enactors portraying the military police unit that guarded President Franklin D. Roosevelt at his Hudson Valley estate are giving the public a glimpse into how FDR was protected while away from the White House. The Franklin... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Shame on ObamaEvery year the French have a 4-day celebration in Normandy, complete with Ameri
Shame on Obama
Warren Times Observer / Posted yesterday
Every year the French have a 4-day celebration in Normandy, complete with American uniforms, tanks, jeeps, and guns. They still honor the Americans who died there. June 6, 2013, the 69th anniversary of D-Day, the largest invasion ever attempted,... Read more
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The Age
US hails Iraq's prime minister Haider al-AbadiIraq's Prime Minister Haider Al-Abadi and US President Barack Obama meet in Was
US hails Iraq's prime minister Haider al-Abadi
The Age / Posted yesterday
Iraq's Prime Minister Haider Al-Abadi and US President Barack Obama meet in Washington on Tuesday. Photo: Reuters Washington: President Barack Obama has hailed Iraq's prime minister as the kind of leader who could finally unite a fractious nation,... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
US hails Iraq's prime minister Haider al-AbadiIraq's Prime Minister Haider Al-Abadi and US President Barack Obama meet in Was
US hails Iraq's prime minister Haider al-Abadi
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
Iraq's Prime Minister Haider Al-Abadi and US President Barack Obama meet in Washington on Tuesday. Photo: Reuters Washington: President Barack Obama has hailed Iraq's prime minister as the kind of leader who could finally unite a fractious nation,... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Walker: More Iraq combat, but no more boots on ground, yetCHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - Republican presidential candidate Scott Walker is calli
Walker: More Iraq combat, but no more boots on ground, yet
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted yesterday
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - Republican presidential candidate Scott Walker is calling for U.S. forces in Iraq to engage in direct combat to defeat "radical Islamic terrorists" in the Middle East. Yet even as the Wisconsin governor predicts a... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Obama Made A Lot Of Promises On This Day In 2008. Here's How They're Holding Up.On Aug. 28, 2008, Barack Obama, then a senator from Illinois, accepted the Demo
Obama Made A Lot Of Promises On This Day In 2008. Here's How They're Holding Up.
The Huffington Post / Posted yesterday
On Aug. 28, 2008, Barack Obama, then a senator from Illinois, accepted the Democratic nomination for president in Denver. In his speech, he made a lot of promises about what he would do as president of the United States. Seven years later, we looked... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Walker: More Iraq combat, but no more boots on ground, yetCHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - Republican presidential candidate Scott Walker is calli
Walker: More Iraq combat, but no more boots on ground, yet
The Charleston State Journal / Posted yesterday
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - Republican presidential candidate Scott Walker is calling for U.S. forces in Iraq to engage in direct combat to defeat "radical Islamic terrorists" in the Middle East. Yet even as the Wisconsin governor predicts a... Read more
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Boston Herald
Walker: More Iraq combat, but no more boots on ground, yetCHARLESTON, S.C. — Republican presidential candidate Scott Walker is calling fo
Walker: More Iraq combat, but no more boots on ground, yet
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
CHARLESTON, S.C. — Republican presidential candidate Scott Walker is calling for U.S. forces in Iraq to engage in direct combat to defeat "radical Islamic terrorists" in the Middle East. Yet even as the Wisconsin governor predicts a "generational... Read more
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Yahoo News
Walker: More Iraq combat, but no more boots on ground, yet CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Scott Walker is cal
Walker: More Iraq combat, but no more boots on ground, yet
Yahoo News / Posted yesterday
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Scott Walker is calling for U.S. forces in Iraq to engage in direct combat to defeat "radical Islamic terrorists" in the Middle... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Walker: More Iraq combat, but no more boots on ground, yetCHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Scott Walker is calli
Walker: More Iraq combat, but no more boots on ground, yet
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted yesterday
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Scott Walker is calling for U.S. forces in Iraq to engage in direct combat to defeat "radical Islamic terrorists" in the Middle East. Yet even as the Wisconsin governor predicts a... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Walker: More Iraq combat, but no more boots on ground, yetCHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - Republican presidential candidate Scott Walker is calli
Walker: More Iraq combat, but no more boots on ground, yet
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted yesterday
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - Republican presidential candidate Scott Walker is calling for U.S. forces in Iraq to engage in direct combat to defeat "radical Islamic terrorists" in the Middle East. Yet even as the Wisconsin governor predicts a... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Scott Walker: If elected, the U.S. would aggressively confront "radical Islamic terrorism"CHARLESTON, South Carolina — Republican presidential candidate Scott Walker say
Scott Walker: If elected, the U.S. would aggressively confront "radical Islamic terrorism"
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted yesterday
CHARLESTON, South Carolina — Republican presidential candidate Scott Walker says the United States would aggressively confront what he describes as “radical Islamic terrorism” should he be elected. The Wisconsin governor laid out his foreign policy... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
National Security Is a Priority - General Paulo Dos SantosLuanda — The head of the main operations department of the General Quarters of
National Security Is a Priority - General Paulo Dos Santos
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Luanda — The head of the main operations department of the General Quarters of the Angolan Armed Forces (FAA), general Paulo Sousa dos Santos, said last Thursday in Luanda that in the current international context national security is among the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Government Official Highlights Angolan President's Role in Boosting DevelopmentLuanda — The birthday of the President of the Republic, José Eduardo dos Santos
Government Official Highlights Angolan President's Role in Boosting Development
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Luanda — The birthday of the President of the Republic, José Eduardo dos Santos, happens at a time that the country is about to celebrate its fortieth independence anniversary, in which the efforts of all Angolans, from Cabinda to Cunene, are turned... Read more
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Salon.com
Sarah Palin won’t rule out serving as Donald Trump’s vice president: “He’s shaking it up the way it should be”Donald Trump declined in an interview this week to name any preferred verses in
Sarah Palin won’t rule out serving as Donald Trump’s vice president: “He’s shaking it up the way it should be”
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
Donald Trump declined in an interview this week to name any preferred verses in his self-proclaimed “favorite” book, The Bible, and now Sarah Palin has rushed to the defense of his non-answer, blasting the “lamestream media” for asking “spiritual... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Is Donald Trump Nice Enough?This presidential campaign, Donald Trump may test the maxim that if you can't s
Is Donald Trump Nice Enough?
KPBS San Diego / Posted yesterday
This presidential campaign, Donald Trump may test the maxim that if you can't say anything nice, you shouldn't say anything at all. Before a boisterous crowd of 1,400 in Greenville, S.C., on Thursday, Trump made no apologies for criticisms he's made... Read more
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The Washington Times
Scott Walker vows to defeat Islamic State, reduce Iran’s influenceGOP presidential hopeful Scott Walker said Friday the United States is at war w
Scott Walker vows to defeat Islamic State, reduce Iran’s influence
The Washington Times / Posted yesterday
GOP presidential hopeful Scott Walker said Friday the United States is at war with radical Islam, calling it a “generational struggle” while vowing to defeat the Islamic State and curb Iran’s influence in the world. The Wisconsin governor sought to... Read more
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York Daily Record
Gordon Freireich: Shedding new light on the Lafayette Club murals (column)With the acquisition of the former Lafayette Club building by York College, the
Gordon Freireich: Shedding new light on the Lafayette Club murals (column)
York Daily Record / Posted yesterday
With the acquisition of the former Lafayette Club building by York College, there may be an opportunity to expose a combination of York history and art to a wider audience. The building at the corner of Duke and Market Street — for many years the... Read more
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Aliran Online
Human Rights Commission in limboAs US pressure on Iran mounts, there is one secret that the boardroom kingpins
Human Rights Commission in limbo
Aliran Online / Posted yesterday
As US pressure on Iran mounts, there is one secret that the boardroom kingpins would rather keep to themselves. The Bush administration will never allow the Iranian government to open an oil exchange (bourse) that trades petroleum in euros. If that... Read more
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Daily Mail
U.S. Secret Service agents guard President Barack in candid shotsUp close and personal with the secret service: Photographer documents life of t
U.S. Secret Service agents guard President Barack in candid shots
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Up close and personal with the secret service: Photographer documents life of the president's men in series of candid Instagram shots Photojournalist Jacquelyn Martin was allowed inside the service bubble Captured 'intricate' movement of agents to... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Inside the mind of a Trump supporterDonald Trump greets supporters after his rally in Alabama. Photo / Getty Images
Inside the mind of a Trump supporter
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Donald Trump greets supporters after his rally in Alabama. Photo / Getty Images On stage he has swagger: a bullish confidence that never wavers. His choice of words is simple. The sentences are raw and unscripted. And these days the trademark... Read more
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The Daily & Sunday Review
Letter to the Editor, Aug. 27, 2015 - LettersSome thoughts EDITOR: Tom Clancy would have enjoyed reading C.J. Marshall's no
Letter to the Editor, Aug. 27, 2015 - Letters
The Daily & Sunday Review / Posted 2 days ago
Some thoughts EDITOR: Tom Clancy would have enjoyed reading C.J. Marshall's novella, "It would be hell, either way." The reality we're facing is not just having a nuke sneak attack, but that we have a commander-in-chief leading the world in a hardy... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Lieutenant-Colonel Ron Reid-DalyRonald Francis Reid-Daly was born in Salisbury, then capital of the British col
Lieutenant-Colonel Ron Reid-Daly
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Ronald Francis Reid-Daly was born in Salisbury, then capital of the British colony of Southern Rhodesia, on September 22 1928. At school he excelled, in his own words, "at nothing that was not on the rugby field". His early ambition to become a... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
China intervenes to lift stock marketBeijing: China's government resumed its intervention in the stock market yester
China intervenes to lift stock market
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
Beijing: China's government resumed its intervention in the stock market yesterday and has been cutting holdings of US Treasuries this month to support the yuan, according to people familiar with the matter. "Authorities want to stabilise equities... Read more
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The Star
Bangkok – a lesson for us - All kinds of everythingTHE Royal Thai Police (RTP) is now facing severe embarrassment over its contrad
Bangkok – a lesson for us - All kinds of everything
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
THE Royal Thai Police (RTP) is now facing severe embarrassment over its contradictory statements and lack of information following the recent bombing of the Erawan shrine in the heart of the capital, which killed 20 and injured more than 100. There... Read more
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The Telegraph
KLO arrest over blastCooch Behar, Aug. 27: The main accused in the 2013 Bajrapara bomb blast alleged
KLO arrest over blast
The Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Cooch Behar, Aug. 27: The main accused in the 2013 Bajrapara bomb blast allegedly executed by the Kamtapur Liberation Organisation was arrested from Baxirhat on the Assam-Bengal border early this morning, along with another member of the proscribed... Read more
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Roll Call
Former Senate Colleagues Could See Joe Biden as PresidentFormer Senate Colleagues Could See Biden as President Biden, seen here walking
Former Senate Colleagues Could See Joe Biden as President
Roll Call / Posted 2 days ago
Former Senate Colleagues Could See Biden as President Biden, seen here walking through Statuary Hall in 2013, is reportedly moving toward another presidential bid. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call File Photo) Rare is the senator who hasn’t praised Vice... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Case of Hissène Habré Before the Extraordinary African Chambers in SenegalOn July 20, 2015, the former dictator of Chad, Hissène Habré, will stand trial
The Case of Hissène Habré Before the Extraordinary African Chambers in Senegal
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
On July 20, 2015, the former dictator of Chad, Hissène Habré, will stand trial on charges of crimes against humanity, torture and war crimes before the Extraordinary African Chambers in the Senegal court system. The chambers were inaugurated by... Read more
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iol.co.za
China intervenes in market - MarketsShanghai - China’s government intervened in the stock market on Thursday to end
China intervenes in market - Markets
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
Shanghai - China’s government intervened in the stock market on Thursday to end a $5 trillion rout, according to people familiar with the matter. China wants to stabilise equities before a September 3 military parade celebrating the 70th anniversary... Read more
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CNN
Donald Trump: Macho Man of 2016Impotent lawmakers, chokers and politicians who hug and kiss are out; real men
Donald Trump: Macho Man of 2016
CNN / Posted 3 days ago
Impotent lawmakers, chokers and politicians who hug and kiss are out; real men -- tough, mean and nasty -- will be in if the real estate mogul takes the Oval Office. That's the picture of the brash new nation that Trump promises in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Stones Fly As Malema Addresses TUT StudentsBy Mpho Raborife and Thomas Hartleb, News24 EFF and Sasco members threw stones
Stones Fly As Malema Addresses TUT Students
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
By Mpho Raborife and Thomas Hartleb, News24 EFF and Sasco members threw stones at one another when Julius Malema addressed his party's supporters at the Tshwane University of Technology on Wednesday. Police and security at the institution's... Read more
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iol.co.za
Juju tells students: Attack, attackPretoria - “Fighters, attack, attack,” EFF leader Julius Malema urged his suppo
Juju tells students: Attack, attack
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
Pretoria - “Fighters, attack, attack,” EFF leader Julius Malema urged his supporters as their South African Students Congress (Sasco) counterparts pounced on them at the Tshwane University of Technology main campus on Wednesday. Malema was... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorialsExcerpts from recent editorials in newspapers in the United States and abroad:
Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 3 days ago
Excerpts from recent editorials in newspapers in the United States and abroad: August 23 The Wall Street Journal on Donald Trump's presidential candidacy Donald Trump continues to lead the GOP presidential field in the polls, which means it's time... Read more
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MedCity News
How will Donald Trump's brand of political theater play in healthcare?The following post originally appears in Pulse Weekly, a weekly take on the ind
How will Donald Trump's brand of political theater play in healthcare?
MedCity News / Posted 3 days ago
The following post originally appears in Pulse Weekly, a weekly take on the industry from Paul Keckley and the Navigant Healthcare Center for Research and Policy. No one knows how Donald Trump’s meteoric rise to the top of the GOP primary race ends,... Read more
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Roll Call
Phoenix Mercury Trash Talks With ObamaHoopsters Trash Talk at White House Ceremony Is Obama sucking in his gut as Ta
Phoenix Mercury Trash Talks With Obama
Roll Call / Posted 3 days ago
Hoopsters Trash Talk at White House Ceremony Is Obama sucking in his gut as Taurasi offers him a jersey during the White House event? (Olivier Douliery/Getty Images) Hey, what’s a little trash talk among hoopsters? Baller-in-chief Barack Obama... Read more
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Independent
General Sir Hugh Beach denies involvement in paedophile ring after being outed by former Conservative MP Harvey ProctorGeneral Sir Hugh Beach told The Independent he had been interviewed by police i
General Sir Hugh Beach denies involvement in paedophile ring after being outed by former Conservative MP Harvey Proctor
Independent / Posted 3 days ago
General Sir Hugh Beach told The Independent he had been interviewed by police investigating claims of historical sexual abuse, but that he was not a suspect and no allegations had ever been made against him. Sir Hugh’s link to the Metropolitan... Read more
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The Christian Post
Graham Dumps on Trump: Channels 'Dark Side of Politics,' Supporters Are 25% Who Believe Obama Is MuslimDonald Trump talks to the media before proceeding to the Iowa State Fair on Aug
Graham Dumps on Trump: Channels 'Dark Side of Politics,' Supporters Are 25% Who Believe Obama Is Muslim
The Christian Post / Posted 3 days ago
Donald Trump talks to the media before proceeding to the Iowa State Fair on August 15, 2015. GOP presidential contender Lindsey Graham unloaded on Donald Trump Tuesday calling him "a complete idiot" when it comes to Middle East policies and that he... Read more
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Op-Ed News
The Inescapable Hillary Clinton Scandal"I want the public to see my emails," said Hillary Clinton in response to the n
The Inescapable Hillary Clinton Scandal
Op-Ed News / Posted 3 days ago
"I want the public to see my emails," said Hillary Clinton in response to the now infamous and ongoing private email server predicament or as the GOP and media describes it as "scandal." A scandal that has the Republicans excited and the Democrats on... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Retired General named by Harvey Proctor says he was interviewed by police but not as a paedophile suspectMr Proctor, 69, is facing allegations of raping and murdering teenage boys whil
Retired General named by Harvey Proctor says he was interviewed by police but not as a paedophile suspect
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
Mr Proctor, 69, is facing allegations of raping and murdering teenage boys while in a paedophile sex gang with Sir Edward Heath and other high profile figures. But he also named other men who police were allegedly investigating, including three who... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kiir Signs Peace Agreement Despite 'Reservations'South Sudan's President Salva Kiir on Wednesday signed a peace agreement aiming
Kiir Signs Peace Agreement Despite 'Reservations'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
South Sudan's President Salva Kiir on Wednesday signed a peace agreement aiming to end the country's 20-month conflict. However, in a speech to east African leaders gathered for a signing ceremony in the capital Juba, Kiir highlighted "serious... Read more
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