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Swissinfo
German police raids over possible Islamic State attackBy Oliver Ellrodt and Caroline Copley BERLIN (Reuters) - German forces arreste
German police raids over possible Islamic State attack
Swissinfo / Posted 2 days ago
By Oliver Ellrodt and Caroline Copley BERLIN (Reuters) - German forces arrested two men on Thursday suspected of links to Islamic State militants preparing an attack in the German capital, police and prosecutors said, amid fears of another deadly... Read more
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Swissinfo
With extra police, Cologne women revel in carnival after attacksBy Erol Dogrudogan COLOGNE, Germany (Reuters) - Undeterred by sexual attacks b
With extra police, Cologne women revel in carnival after attacks
Swissinfo / Posted 2 days ago
By Erol Dogrudogan COLOGNE, Germany (Reuters) - Undeterred by sexual attacks blamed on migrants on New Year's Eve, German women in clown costumes and bright wigs kicked off six days of carnival celebrations in Cologne on Thursday amid unusually... Read more
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Swissinfo
German police raids searching for Islamic State suspectsBERLIN (Reuters) - German police conducted raids in Berlin and other parts of n
German police raids searching for Islamic State suspects
Swissinfo / Posted 2 days ago
BERLIN (Reuters) - German police conducted raids in Berlin and other parts of northern Germany on Thursday in a search for four men suspected of links to Islamic State militants and possibly preparing an attack in Germany, police said. Mass-selling... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
With extra police, Cologne women revel in carnival after attacksCOLOGNE, Germany: Undeterred by sexual attacks blamed on migrants on New Year's
With extra police, Cologne women revel in carnival after attacks
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
COLOGNE, Germany: Undeterred by sexual attacks blamed on migrants on New Year's Eve, German women in clown costumes and bright wigs kicked off six days of carnival celebrations in Cologne on Thursday amid unusually heavy security. Some 2,000 police... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Court refuses to block insult of QatarThe former president of the German soccer federation can continue to refer to Q
Court refuses to block insult of Qatar
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
The former president of the German soccer federation can continue to refer to Qatar as a “cancerous growth on world football” — at least until a final ruling by a German court. A Duesseldorf court ruled Tuesday that Theo Zwanziger was within his... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Former German soccer president wins preliminary court rulingDUESSELDORF, Germany (AP) - The former president of the German soccer federatio
Former German soccer president wins preliminary court ruling
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 4 days ago
DUESSELDORF, Germany (AP) - The former president of the German soccer federation can continue to refer to Qatar as a "cancerous growth on world football" - at least until a final ruling by a German court. A Duesseldorf court ruled Tuesday that Theo... Read more
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iol.co.za
Reduce refugee numbers, Merkel toldDuesseldorf, Germany - Chancellor Angela Merkel is under increasing pressure to
Reduce refugee numbers, Merkel told
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
Duesseldorf, Germany - Chancellor Angela Merkel is under increasing pressure to reduce the numbers of migrants reaching Germany and voters are increasingly doubtful that the state can tackle the refugee crisis, Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Germany's Merkel under increasing pressure to reduce refugee numbers: AllyDUESSELDORF, Germany: Chancellor Angela Merkel is under increasing pressure to
Germany's Merkel under increasing pressure to reduce refugee numbers: Ally
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
DUESSELDORF, Germany: Chancellor Angela Merkel is under increasing pressure to reduce the numbers of migrants reaching Germany and voters are increasingly doubtful that the state can tackle the refugee crisis, Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble said... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Migrant crisis to cost Germany €50 billion by 2017More than one million migrants streamed into Germany last year, and some region
Migrant crisis to cost Germany €50 billion by 2017
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
More than one million migrants streamed into Germany last year, and some regions have complained that they are being overwhelmed. Concerns about crime have also mounted after men of north African and Arab appearance assaulted women in... Read more
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Swissinfo
Germany's Merkel under increasing pressure to reduce refugee numbers - allyDUESSELDORF, Germany (Reuters) - Chancellor Angela Merkel is under increasing p
Germany's Merkel under increasing pressure to reduce refugee numbers - ally
Swissinfo / Posted 5 days ago
DUESSELDORF, Germany (Reuters) - Chancellor Angela Merkel is under increasing pressure to reduce the numbers of migrants reaching Germany and voters are increasingly doubtful that the state can tackle the refugee crisis, Finance Minister Wolfgang... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Germany's Merkel under increasing pressure to reduce refugee numbers - allyDUESSELDORF, Germany: Chancellor Angela Merkel is under increasing pressure to
Germany's Merkel under increasing pressure to reduce refugee numbers - ally
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
DUESSELDORF, Germany: Chancellor Angela Merkel is under increasing pressure to reduce the numbers of migrants reaching Germany and voters are increasingly doubtful that the state can tackle the refugee crisis, Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble said... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
Homesick and fed up: Iraqi refugees in Germany head homeBERLIN (AP) - It's a change of heart that Iraqi immigrant Sekvan Agho never saw
Homesick and fed up: Iraqi refugees in Germany head home
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 9 days ago
BERLIN (AP) - It's a change of heart that Iraqi immigrant Sekvan Agho never saw coming. Agho was among the wave of nearly 1.1 million asylum-seekers who came to Germany last year seeking a new life, making his way from his native Iraq to Turkey,... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Homesick and fed up: Iraqi refugees in Germany head homeBERLIN (AP) - It's a change of heart that Iraqi immigrant Sekvan Agho never saw
Homesick and fed up: Iraqi refugees in Germany head home
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 9 days ago
BERLIN (AP) - It's a change of heart that Iraqi immigrant Sekvan Agho never saw coming. Agho was among the wave of nearly 1.1 million asylum-seekers who came to Germany last year seeking a new life, making his way from his native Iraq to Turkey,... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Homesick and fed up: Iraqi refugees in Germany head homeBERLIN (AP) � It's a change of heart that Iraqi immigrant Sekvan Agho never saw
Homesick and fed up: Iraqi refugees in Germany head home
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 9 days ago
BERLIN (AP) � It's a change of heart that Iraqi immigrant Sekvan Agho never saw coming. Agho was among the wave of nearly 1.1 million asylum-seekers who came to Germany last year seeking a new life, making his way from his native Iraq to Turkey,... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Cologne attacks show Germany unprepared for migration challenge Published: 28 January 2016 8:41 PM Cologne prosecutors say 945 complaints ha
Cologne attacks show Germany unprepared for migration challenge
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 9 days ago
Published: 28 January 2016 8:41 PM Cologne prosecutors say 945 complaints have been made to police over the events of New Year’s Eve, including 434 for sex crimes. The incidents have... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Homesick and fed up: Iraqi refugees in Germany head homeBERLIN (AP) - It's a change of heart that Iraqi immigrant Sekvan Agho never saw
Homesick and fed up: Iraqi refugees in Germany head home
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 9 days ago
BERLIN (AP) - It's a change of heart that Iraqi immigrant Sekvan Agho never saw coming. Agho was among the wave of nearly 1.1 million asylum-seekers who came to Germany last year seeking a new life, making his way from his native Iraq to Turkey,... Read more
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Swissinfo
Cologne attacks show Germany unprepared for migration challengeBy Michelle Martin COLOGNE, Germany (Reuters) - The crowds of drunk young men
Cologne attacks show Germany unprepared for migration challenge
Swissinfo / Posted 10 days ago
By Michelle Martin COLOGNE, Germany (Reuters) - The crowds of drunk young men had been gathering for hours outside the main railway station in Cologne on New Year's Eve when city police finally told the office that coordinates forces for the region... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Cologne attacks show Germany unprepared for migration challengeCOLOGNE, Germany: The crowds of drunk young men had been gathering for hours ou
Cologne attacks show Germany unprepared for migration challenge
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
COLOGNE, Germany: The crowds of drunk young men had been gathering for hours outside the main railway station in Cologne on New Year's Eve when city police finally told the office that coordinates forces for the region that they wanted to clear the... Read more
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Swissinfo
Frustrated with Germany's asylum red tape, some Iraqis return homeBy Joseph Nasr BERLIN (Reuters) - The first thing that Leith Khdeir Abbas, a 2
Frustrated with Germany's asylum red tape, some Iraqis return home
Swissinfo / Posted 10 days ago
By Joseph Nasr BERLIN (Reuters) - The first thing that Leith Khdeir Abbas, a 27-year-old Iraqi asylum seeker who arrived in Germany four months ago, plans to do after he makes the return journey on Wednesday is to kneel down and kiss the soil that... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Frustrated with Germany's asylum red tape, some Iraqis return homeBERLIN: The first thing that Leith Khdeir Abbas, a 27-year-old Iraqi asylum see
Frustrated with Germany's asylum red tape, some Iraqis return home
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
BERLIN: The first thing that Leith Khdeir Abbas, a 27-year-old Iraqi asylum seeker who arrived in Germany four months ago, plans to do after he makes the return journey on Wednesday is to kneel down and kiss the soil that he calls home. "I fled to... Read more
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The Age
FIFA presidential candidate Jerome Champagne backs US for 2022 World Cup if Qatar strippedGENEVA: The United States should get to host the 2022 World Cup if Qatar is str
FIFA presidential candidate Jerome Champagne backs US for 2022 World Cup if Qatar stripped
The Age / Posted 11 days ago
GENEVA: The United States should get to host the 2022 World Cup if Qatar is stripped of the tournament, according to FIFA presidential candidate Jerome Champagne. The 2018 and 2022 bidding contests are under scrutiny by Switzerland's attorney... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
FIFA presidential candidate Jerome Champagne backs US for 2022 World Cup if Qatar strippedGENEVA: The United States should get to host the 2022 World Cup if Qatar is str
FIFA presidential candidate Jerome Champagne backs US for 2022 World Cup if Qatar stripped
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 11 days ago
GENEVA: The United States should get to host the 2022 World Cup if Qatar is stripped of the tournament, according to FIFA presidential candidate Jerome Champagne. The 2018 and 2022 bidding contests are under scrutiny by Switzerland's attorney... Read more
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SportsFan
Champagne backs US for 2022 WC Photo Source: AP The United States should get to host the 2022 World Cup if
Champagne backs US for 2022 WC
SportsFan / Posted 11 days ago
Photo Source: AP The United States should get to host the 2022 World Cup if Qatar is stripped of the tournament, according to FIFA presidential candidate Jerome Champagne. The 2018 and 2022 bidding contests are under... Read more
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The Christian Post
Is It OK for Christians to Drink Alcohol?A carnival reveller dressed as a bishop drinks a beer during the traditional Ro
Is It OK for Christians to Drink Alcohol?
The Christian Post / Posted 14 days ago
A carnival reveller dressed as a bishop drinks a beer during the traditional Rose Monday carnival parade in the western German city of Duesseldorf March 3, 2014. Is it OK for pastors and Christian leaders to drink alcohol? For Jamie Morgan, lead... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
German ire over Cologne assaults targets North Africans Published: 23 January 2016 10:37 AM German police officers stand outside an
German ire over Cologne assaults targets North Africans
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 15 days ago
Published: 23 January 2016 10:37 AM German police officers stand outside an accommodation centre for asylum seekers in Recklinghausen, north of Cologne, Germany, yesterday. Berlin has been... Read more
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Inquirier.net
German ire over Cologne assaults targets North AfricansIn this Saturday Jan. 16, 2016 picture police stand in front of a cafe during r
German ire over Cologne assaults targets North Africans
Inquirier.net / Posted 15 days ago
In this Saturday Jan. 16, 2016 picture police stand in front of a cafe during raids in Duesseldorf, Germany. Police have arrested 40 men in raids in the German city of Duesseldorf linked to a long-running investigation of suspected organized theft by... Read more
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Daily Mail
Now Germany takes refugees' cash and gold before they can get aidNow Germany takes refugees' cash and gold telling wealthier migrants they must
Now Germany takes refugees' cash and gold before they can get aid
Daily Mail / Posted 16 days ago
Now Germany takes refugees' cash and gold telling wealthier migrants they must use their income before they can get aid Measure has been introduced to pay for the more than 1.1million migrants It is a move that was orginally initiated in Denmark... Read more
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Daily Mail
Germany admits it cannot account for half of its 1.1m asylum seekersEXCLUSIVE: German government admits it cannot account for 600,000 of its 1.1mil
Germany admits it cannot account for half of its 1.1m asylum seekers
Daily Mail / Posted 16 days ago
EXCLUSIVE: German government admits it cannot account for 600,000 of its 1.1million asylum seekers – and many could be using multiple identities to travel across Europe Germany government admits it cannot account for 600,000 asylum seekers That is... Read more
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Daily Mail
Migrants sue Merkel for taking too long to process asylum claimsMerkel's migrant backlash: Now refugees turn on the German leader as they sue t
Migrants sue Merkel for taking too long to process asylum claims
Daily Mail / Posted 16 days ago
Merkel's migrant backlash: Now refugees turn on the German leader as they sue the government for taking too long to process asylum claims Some cases held in Cologne which suffered mass sex attacks by migrants Comes as German president said it was... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
German court rules against Daimler's taxi-hailing appFRANKFURT: A Frankfurt court on Tuesday ruled that discounts offered by taxi-ha
German court rules against Daimler's taxi-hailing app
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 days ago
FRANKFURT: A Frankfurt court on Tuesday ruled that discounts offered by taxi-hailing app Mytaxi are illegal, saying they were an "unfair commercial practice". Mytaxi, owned by German carmaker Daimler, offered cab rides for half the regular price in... Read more
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Reuters
German court rules against Daimler's taxi-hailing appA emergency exit sign is pictured above a logo of German car manufacturer Daiml
German court rules against Daimler's taxi-hailing app
Reuters / Posted 18 days ago
A emergency exit sign is pictured above a logo of German car manufacturer Daimler AG, before the annual news conference in Stuttgart February 18, 2010. FRANKFURT A Frankfurt court on Tuesday ruled that discounts offered by taxi-hailing app Mytaxi... Read more
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BBC News
Germany targets North African migrants in crackdown - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
Germany targets North African migrants in crackdown
BBC News / Posted 19 days ago
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Latin America Germany targets North African... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Germany Cracking Down on North African Asylum SeekersThe German government says North African countries must take back rejected asyl
Germany Cracking Down on North African Asylum Seekers
The Jewish Press / Posted 19 days ago
The German government says North African countries must take back rejected asylum seekers or kiss good bye any German development aid, the BBC reported. Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel said North African leaders should be aware that migrants from... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Adidas hires Henkel CEO to replace Hainer as bossFILE - In this Feb. 25, 2009 file picture Hans Van Bylen, Executive Vice Presid
Adidas hires Henkel CEO to replace Hainer as boss
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 20 days ago
FILE - In this Feb. 25, 2009 file picture Hans Van Bylen, Executive Vice President Cosmetics & Toiletries, of German Henkel company looks on during the annual balance news conference at the company's headquarters in Duesseldorf, western Germany. Shoe... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Adidas hires Henkel CEO to replace Hainer as bossFILE - In this Feb. 25, 2009 file picture Hans Van Bylen, Executive Vice Presid
Adidas hires Henkel CEO to replace Hainer as boss
Houston Chronicle / Posted 20 days ago
FILE - In this Feb. 25, 2009 file picture Hans Van Bylen, Executive Vice President Cosmetics & Toiletries, of German Henkel company looks on during the annual balance news conference at the company's headquarters in Duesseldorf, western Germany. Shoe... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Adidas names Henkel's Rorsted to replace Hainer as CEOBERLIN: German sportswear firm Adidas has appointed Henkel's Kasper Rorsted as
Adidas names Henkel's Rorsted to replace Hainer as CEO
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 20 days ago
BERLIN: German sportswear firm Adidas has appointed Henkel's Kasper Rorsted as its new chief executive after the 53-year-old Dane succeeded in cutting costs and boosting profits during an eight-year reign at the consumer goods group. Rorsted, who... Read more
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asianage
40 arrested in raids linked to migrant crimeThe German police said they have arrested 40 men in raids in Duesseldorf linked
40 arrested in raids linked to migrant crime
asianage / Posted 20 days ago
The German police said they have arrested 40 men in raids in Duesseldorf linked to a long-running investigation of suspected organised theft involving people of North African origin. The police said Saturday evening’s raids on 18 cafes, gambling... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Germany plans repatriation centres for Algerians, MoroccansGermany is planning to expedite the deportation of rejected asylum seekers from
Germany plans repatriation centres for Algerians, Moroccans
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 20 days ago
Germany is planning to expedite the deportation of rejected asylum seekers from Algeria and Morocco including placing them in special expulsion centres, officials said Sunday. The proposals came after a sharp rise in new arrivals from the two... Read more
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express
Merkel's nightmare: Nearly half of Germans now fear refugees after Cologne attacks NEW opinion polls show almost half of Germans fear refugees following the New
Merkel's nightmare: Nearly half of Germans now fear refugees after Cologne attacks
express / Posted 20 days ago
NEW opinion polls show almost half of Germans fear refugees following the New Year's Eve sexual frenzy in Cologne. New polls suggest a majority of Germans fear... Read more
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ABC News
Germany: 40 Detained in Raids Linked to Migrant CrimePolice say they have arrested 40 men in raids in the German city of Duesseldorf
Germany: 40 Detained in Raids Linked to Migrant Crime
ABC News / Posted 21 days ago
Police say they have arrested 40 men in raids in the German city of Duesseldorf linked to a long-running investigation of suspected organized theft involving people of North African origin. Police said Saturday evening's raids on 18 cafes, gambling... Read more
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International Business Times
Wilder v Szpilka: Heavyweights weigh-in ahead of Brooklyn bout A wide-open scramble among heavyweights is underway, illustrated by a pair of w
Wilder v Szpilka: Heavyweights weigh-in ahead of Brooklyn bout
International Business Times / Posted 21 days ago
A wide-open scramble among heavyweights is underway, illustrated by a pair of world title fights in boxing's glamour division in an historic night for the sport in Brooklyn on 16 January. American Deontay Wilder (35-0 with 34 knockouts) puts his WBC... Read more
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express
Street carnival cancelled over fears of Cologne-style migrant sex attacks A CARNIVAL scheduled for next month has been cancelled because of fears of co
Street carnival cancelled over fears of Cologne-style migrant sex attacks
express / Posted 23 days ago
A CARNIVAL scheduled for next month has been cancelled because of fears of copycat Cologne-style sex assaults. Rheinberg has cancelled carnival festivities over fears of... Read more
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Times of Malta
Germany ready to embrace Tour again – PrudhommeGermany’s love-hate relationship with the Tour de France will be consigned to t
Germany ready to embrace Tour again – Prudhomme
Times of Malta / Posted 23 days ago
Germany’s love-hate relationship with the Tour de France will be consigned to the past when Duesseldorf hosts the Grand Depart in 2017, race director Christian Prudhomme said. Race broadcasts in Germany of the world’s most famous road race have been... Read more
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Rappler
Celine Dion's husband, manager Rene Angelil diesSINGER, MANAGER. A file picture dated November 22, 2012 shows Canadian singer C
Celine Dion's husband, manager Rene Angelil dies
Rappler / Posted 23 days ago
SINGER, MANAGER. A file picture dated November 22, 2012 shows Canadian singer Celine Dion and her husband Rene Angelil (L) arriving for the Bambi award ceremony 2012 in Duesseldorf, Germany. According to media reports on January 14, 2016 Rene Angelil... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Heavyweights battle for title in BrooklynA wide-open scramble among heavyweights is underway, illustrated by a pair of w
Heavyweights battle for title in Brooklyn
Otago Daily Times / Posted 23 days ago
A wide-open scramble among heavyweights is underway, illustrated by a pair of world title fights in boxing's glamor division in an historic night for the sport in Brooklyn. American Deontay Wilder puts his WBC title on the line against Artur Szpilka... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Heavyweights battle in Brooklyn in titles double billNEW YORK: A wide-open scramble among heavyweights is underway, illustrated by a
Heavyweights battle in Brooklyn in titles double bill
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 23 days ago
NEW YORK: A wide-open scramble among heavyweights is underway, illustrated by a pair of world title fights in boxing's glamour division in an historic night for the sport in Brooklyn on Saturday. American Deontay Wilder puts his WBC title on the... Read more
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Evening Standard
Celine Dion’s husband Rene Angelil has died, aged 73. Dion, 47, confirmed the news in a Facebok post written in French. Angelil d
Celine Dion’s husband Rene Angelil has died, aged 73
Evening Standard / Posted 23 days ago
. Dion, 47, confirmed the news in a Facebok post written in French. Angelil died at their Las Vegas home after "a long and courageous fight" against cancer. "It is with deep sadness that we... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Cologne prosecutors offer reward over New Year's Eve attacksThe governor of North Rhine-Westphalia, Hannelore Kraft front, speaks while Par
Cologne prosecutors offer reward over New Year's Eve attacks
Houston Chronicle / Posted 23 days ago
The governor of North Rhine-Westphalia, Hannelore Kraft front, speaks while Parliament President Carina Goedecke listens in the State Parliament in Duesseldorf, Germany, Thursday Jan. 14, 2016. Kraft has called for better integration of refugees in... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Cologne prosecutors offer reward over New Year's Eve attacksThe governor of North Rhine-Westphalia, Hannelore Kraft front, speaks while Par
Cologne prosecutors offer reward over New Year's Eve attacks
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 23 days ago
The governor of North Rhine-Westphalia, Hannelore Kraft front, speaks while Parliament President Carina Goedecke listens in the State Parliament in Duesseldorf, Germany, Thursday Jan. 14, 2016. Kraft has called for better integration of refugees in... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Cologne prosecutors offer reward over New Year's Eve attacksThe governor of North Rhine-Westphalia, Hannelore Kraft front, speaks while Par
Cologne prosecutors offer reward over New Year's Eve attacks
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 24 days ago
The governor of North Rhine-Westphalia, Hannelore Kraft front, speaks while Parliament President Carina Goedecke listens in the State Parliament in Duesseldorf, Germany, Thursday Jan. 14, 2016. Kraft has called for better integration of refugees in... Read more
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