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Goondiwindi Argus
Australia should embrace 'US-style privately managed public schools'State governments should look to US-style "charter schools" - privately-managed
Australia should embrace 'US-style privately managed public schools'
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 2 minutes ago
State governments should look to US-style "charter schools" - privately-managed public schools - as a way to boost the poor test results of Australian students, a new report argues. The report, published by the free market Centre for Independent... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
We do, say Young NatsCOROWA: NSW Young Nationals have given approval to gay marriage, breaking new g
We do, say Young Nats
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 2 minutes ago
COROWA: NSW Young Nationals have given approval to gay marriage, breaking new ground for conservative parties in Australia. NATS CHAT: State chairman Dom Hopkinson (Wagga), delegate Richard Maher (Henty) and federal president Ruby Cameron (Canberra)... Read more
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Japan Today
Hotel Okura - the face of Tokyo ‹ Japan TodayAccording to the late Donald Richie, the noted American writer on Japanese cult
Hotel Okura - the face of Tokyo ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 3 minutes ago
According to the late Donald Richie, the noted American writer on Japanese culture, the most recognizable flaw of Tokyo is its failure to preserve historical buildings. It is true that, unlike, say, New York, Chicago, Paris, or Rome, something is... Read more
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Japan Today
China's leadership fans antipathy toward Japan ‹ Japan TodayBy administrative order, dramas about resisting the Japanese wartime enemy will
China's leadership fans antipathy toward Japan ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 3 minutes ago
By administrative order, dramas about resisting the Japanese wartime enemy will fill Chinese TV channels this week as China celebrates — including with a massive military parade — the victory over Japan 70 years ago. Combined with pervasive... Read more
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Japan Today
Sharapova withdraws from U.S. Open with leg injury ‹ Japan TodayRussian third seed Maria Sharapova withdrew from the U.S. Open with a right leg
Sharapova withdraws from U.S. Open with leg injury ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 3 minutes ago
Russian third seed Maria Sharapova withdrew from the U.S. Open with a right leg injury, easing the path to a calendar-year Grand Slam for top-ranked Serena Williams. U.S. Open tournament director David Brewer announced Sharapova’s exit, which... Read more
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Japan Today
Seijiro Nakamura as Chris Redfield? 'Resident Evil' stage play’s cast is entirely Japanese ‹ Japan TodayI’m never really sure what I should call the zombie action series that began as
Seijiro Nakamura as Chris Redfield? 'Resident Evil' stage play’s cast is entirely Japanese ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 3 minutes ago
I’m never really sure what I should call the zombie action series that began as a hit PlayStation game in 1996. “Resident Evil,” its internationally used name, is a lot more colorful than “Biohazard,” its Japanese one, but only the first of the many... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Sharapova withdraws from US Open with leg injuryNew York (AFP) - Russian third seed Maria Sharapova withdrew from the US Open o
Sharapova withdraws from US Open with leg injury
Yahoo Sports / Posted 4 minutes ago
New York (AFP) - Russian third seed Maria Sharapova withdrew from the US Open on Sunday with a right leg injury, easing the path to a calendar-year Grand Slam for top-ranked Serena Williams. US Open tournament director David Brewer announced... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Gender-neutral terms encouraged at UT, criticized by legislatorsKNOXVILLE, Tenn. - Staff and students in the University of Tennessee Office for
Gender-neutral terms encouraged at UT, criticized by legislators
Naples Daily News / Posted 5 minutes ago
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - Staff and students in the University of Tennessee Office for Diversity and Inclusion want people to think beyond the “he/she” pronouns and are encouraging use of gender-neutral pronouns such as “xe,” “xym” and “xyr.” Their... Read more
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Northern Star
Hold on, the sharemarket's a rollercoaster right nowTHE sharemarket has made the headlines recently, taking investors on a wild rol
Hold on, the sharemarket's a rollercoaster right now
Northern Star / Posted 5 minutes ago
THE sharemarket has made the headlines recently, taking investors on a wild rollercoaster ride of highs and lows. As a guide to how volatile the market has been, the S&P ASX 200 index was sitting at 5,699 points at the end of July. By about... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Superhero Riley's saved one life, now he will save moreTHE Greaves' boys leapt at the opportunity to don their special outfits for Nat
Superhero Riley's saved one life, now he will save more
The Daily Mercury / Posted 7 minutes ago
THE Greaves' boys leapt at the opportunity to don their special outfits for National Superhero Week in support of muscular dystrophy sufferers. The Greaves family including Ethan, 5, Riley, 9, and parents Craig and Kathryn were encouraged to become... Read more
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Game Informer
Learn About The Films, Literature, And Television That Influenced Metal Gear Solid VDid You Know Gaming usually tackles released games, but a recent video looks at
Learn About The Films, Literature, And Television That Influenced Metal Gear Solid V
Game Informer / Posted 7 minutes ago
Did You Know Gaming usually tackles released games, but a recent video looks at what we know about Metal Gear Solid V so far – without Phantom Pain spoilers. There are, however, a few spoilers for Ground Zeroes, so look out if you haven't played that... Read more
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Bennington Banner
US attorneys hear safety concerns from American IndiansIGNACIO, Colo. (AP) — U.S. attorneys and prosecutors say they want to help Nati
US attorneys hear safety concerns from American Indians
Bennington Banner / Posted 7 minutes ago
IGNACIO, Colo. (AP) — U.S. attorneys and prosecutors say they want to help Native American communities bring more cases to court and cut down on crime following a surge of drug abuse, violence, sexual assault and other crimes plaguing their... Read more
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Quartz
Because of an electoral mishap, a US tax vote will be decided by a single woman - Quartz GERRYMANDER FAIL They say that every vote counts, but it’s not usua
Because of an electoral mishap, a US tax vote will be decided by a single woman
Quartz / Posted 8 minutes ago
- Quartz GERRYMANDER FAIL They say that every vote counts, but it’s not usually this... Read more
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asianage
Plastic packaging: NGT seeks centre proposal on banThe National Green Tribunal has directed the Centre and various stakeholders to
Plastic packaging: NGT seeks centre proposal on ban
asianage / Posted 10 minutes ago
The National Green Tribunal has directed the Centre and various stakeholders to file their submissions on a proposal that there should be a complete prohibition on the use of plastic packaging in food and pharmaceutical formulations of any kind. “It... Read more
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asianage
Plastic packaging NGT seeks centre proposal on banThe National Green Tribunal has directed the Centre and various stakeholders to
Plastic packaging NGT seeks centre proposal on ban
asianage / Posted 10 minutes ago
The National Green Tribunal has directed the Centre and various stakeholders to file their submissions on a proposal that there should be a complete prohibition on the use of plastic packaging in food and pharmaceutical formulations of any kind. “It... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Aged care supermodels debut at Fashion WeekendMonday, 31 August 2015, 10:09 amPress Release: Ryman HealthcareA team of 25 fir
Aged care supermodels debut at Fashion Weekend
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 13 minutes ago
Monday, 31 August 2015, 10:09 amPress Release: Ryman HealthcareA team of 25 first-time models lit up the Fashion Week runway modelling Annah Stretton’s new... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Help Keep the Emergency Departments for Medical Emergencies“The record numbers of people turning up to the emergency departments puts pres
Help Keep the Emergency Departments for Medical Emergencies
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 13 minutes ago
“The record numbers of people turning up to the emergency departments puts pressure on the whole hospital system including staff and wards.Recommendations for People with Minor Injury or Illness “If it is not an emergency, we strongly recommend... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
The Feelers to headline Canterbury A&P ShowMonday, 31 August 2015, 9:59 amPress Release: TDM Events Legendary New Zealand
The Feelers to headline Canterbury A&P Show
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 13 minutes ago
Monday, 31 August 2015, 9:59 amPress Release: TDM Events Legendary New Zealand band The Feelers, has been announced as the headline act for the 2015 Canterbury A&P... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Egypt: Guilty verdict against Al Jazeera journalistsMonday, 31 August 2015, 9:58 amPress Release: Amnesty InternationalAMNESTY INTE
Egypt: Guilty verdict against Al Jazeera journalists
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 13 minutes ago
Monday, 31 August 2015, 9:58 amPress Release: Amnesty InternationalAMNESTY INTERNATIONALPRESS RELEASE30 August 2015 affront to justiceThe guilty... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
New Chairman leads Young Farmers into the futureMonday, 31 August 2015, 10:20 amPress Release: Young FarmersNew Chairman leads
New Chairman leads Young Farmers into the future
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 13 minutes ago
Monday, 31 August 2015, 10:20 amPress Release: Young FarmersNew Chairman leads New Zealand Young Farmers into the futureJason Te Brake has been elected the new Chairman for New Zealand Young Farmers. Mr... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Auckland Home Show Prepares for OnslaughtMonday, 31 August 2015, 10:03 amPress Release: Auckland Home Show as Property B
Auckland Home Show Prepares for Onslaught
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 13 minutes ago
Monday, 31 August 2015, 10:03 amPress Release: Auckland Home Show as Property Boom ContinuesThe Auckland Home Show (9th–13th September at the ASB Showgrounds, Auckland)... Read more
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The North West Star
Australia should embrace 'US-style privately managed public schools'State governments should look to US-style "charter schools" - privately-managed
Australia should embrace 'US-style privately managed public schools'
The North West Star / Posted 14 minutes ago
State governments should look to US-style "charter schools" - privately-managed public schools - as a way to boost the poor test results of Australian students, a new report argues. The report, published by the free market Centre for Independent... Read more
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The North West Star
We do, say Young NatsCOROWA: NSW Young Nationals have given approval to gay marriage, breaking new g
We do, say Young Nats
The North West Star / Posted 14 minutes ago
COROWA: NSW Young Nationals have given approval to gay marriage, breaking new ground for conservative parties in Australia. NATS CHAT: State chairman Dom Hopkinson (Wagga), delegate Richard Maher (Henty) and federal president Ruby Cameron (Canberra)... Read more
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Williamson Daily News
BOE proclaims National School Attendance Awareness MonthStaff Report GILBERT, W.Va. – The Mingo County Board of Education at its regul
BOE proclaims National School Attendance Awareness Month
Williamson Daily News / Posted 15 minutes ago
Staff Report GILBERT, W.Va. – The Mingo County Board of Education at its regular meeting last Tuesday night unanimously voted to pass a proclamation declaring September to be “National School Attendance Awareness Month” throughout Mingo County... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Visitors get sneak peek at renovated opera houseLAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) - Visitors to the Indiana Bacon Fest also got a sneak peek
Visitors get sneak peek at renovated opera house
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 15 minutes ago
LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) - Visitors to the Indiana Bacon Fest also got a sneak peek at the refurbished Delphi Opera House, which is preparing to re-open to the public after being closed more than 100 years. The Journal & Courier reports... Read more
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The Kentucky Kernel
Graham family has lost two battles, but their war is far from overMark and Carol Graham holding the folded American flags they received after the
Graham family has lost two battles, but their war is far from over
The Kentucky Kernel / Posted 16 minutes ago
Mark and Carol Graham holding the folded American flags they received after the funerals of their sons. Taken at Fort Carson, CO in 2009. Photo courtesy of the Graham family and Matt Slaby. Carol Graham’s story focuses on her two sons, who fought... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Hold on, the sharemarket's a rollercoaster right nowTHE sharemarket has made the headlines recently, taking investors on a wild rol
Hold on, the sharemarket's a rollercoaster right now
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 18 minutes ago
THE sharemarket has made the headlines recently, taking investors on a wild rollercoaster ride of highs and lows. As a guide to how volatile the market has been, the S&P ASX 200 index was sitting at 5,699 points at the end of July. By about... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Superhero Riley's saved one life, now he will save moreTHE Greaves' boys leapt at the opportunity to don their special outfits for Nat
Superhero Riley's saved one life, now he will save more
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 18 minutes ago
THE Greaves' boys leapt at the opportunity to don their special outfits for National Superhero Week in support of muscular dystrophy sufferers. The Greaves family including Ethan, 5, Riley, 9, and parents Craig and Kathryn were encouraged to become... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Australia should embrace 'US-style privately managed public schools'State governments should look to US-style "charter schools" - privately-managed
Australia should embrace 'US-style privately managed public schools'
Daily Liberal / Posted 19 minutes ago
State governments should look to US-style "charter schools" - privately-managed public schools - as a way to boost the poor test results of Australian students, a new report argues. The report, published by the free market Centre for Independent... Read more
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Daily Liberal
We do, say Young NatsCOROWA: NSW Young Nationals have given approval to gay marriage, breaking new g
We do, say Young Nats
Daily Liberal / Posted 19 minutes ago
COROWA: NSW Young Nationals have given approval to gay marriage, breaking new ground for conservative parties in Australia. NATS CHAT: State chairman Dom Hopkinson (Wagga), delegate Richard Maher (Henty) and federal president Ruby Cameron (Canberra)... Read more
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Daily Liberal
NSW Office of Liquor, Gaming and Racing slams Jindabyne Snowtunes breaches"Family friendly" music festival at Jindabyne described by authorities as "unsa
NSW Office of Liquor, Gaming and Racing slams Jindabyne Snowtunes breaches
Daily Liberal / Posted 19 minutes ago
"Family friendly" music festival at Jindabyne described by authorities as "unsafe environment". The NSW Office of Liquor, Gaming and Racing has slammed the running of Jindabyne's inaugural Snowtunes event after recording numerous "alarming breaches"... Read more
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The News & Observer
NC State football: What you need to knowN.C. State at a glance 2014: 8-5 overall, 3-5 ACC Bowl result: Defeated Centr
NC State football: What you need to know
The News & Observer / Posted 19 minutes ago
N.C. State at a glance 2014: 8-5 overall, 3-5 ACC Bowl result: Defeated Central Florida, 34-27, in the Bitcoin St. Petersburg Bowl. Coach: Dave Doeren (11-14, third year at N.C. State) Returning starters: Offense (6), Defense (8), Special teams... Read more
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The News & Observer
Study finds hog farm waste in NC waters, but significance is disputedIndustrialized animal farms put inexpensive meat on Americans’ dinner tables, b
Study finds hog farm waste in NC waters, but significance is disputed
The News & Observer / Posted 19 minutes ago
Industrialized animal farms put inexpensive meat on Americans’ dinner tables, but these farms also have been linked to serious environmental and human health problems. This summer, a long-awaited study on the effect of such farms on North Carolina... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Dubbo deputy mayor declares Wesfarmers is8:15am: 8:05am: COMPETITION WINNER We have a winner!!!! Congratulations to
Dubbo deputy mayor declares Wesfarmers is
Daily Liberal / Posted 19 minutes ago
8:15am: 8:05am: COMPETITION WINNER We have a winner!!!! Congratulations to this adorable pooch and their owner Jaycinta Lee This lucky puppy will be munching on 24kg worth of Dog biscuits (8 bags) - (4 x Chicken and Duck with Garden Vegetables,... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Dave Furst talks with driver Stefan Wilson about brother's deathJust one week after his brother's death, Stefan Wilson was getting support from
Dave Furst talks with driver Stefan Wilson about brother's death
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 20 minutes ago
Just one week after his brother's death, Stefan Wilson was getting support from the sport they loved at the GoPro Grand Prix in Sonoma. RTV6 Sports Director Dave Furst caught up with the British racing driver before the last IndyCar race of the... Read more
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Daily Mail
ISIS blow up 2,000-old Temple of Bel in Palmyra in SyriaWiping yet more history off the face of the earth: ISIS blow up 2,000-year-old
ISIS blow up 2,000-old Temple of Bel in Palmyra in Syria
Daily Mail / Posted 20 minutes ago
Wiping yet more history off the face of the earth: ISIS blow up 2,000-year-old Temple of Bel in Palmyra in latest outrage at the ancient Syrian city Cultural atrocity reported by the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights It was feared it would be... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Why it took so long for De Bruyne to join Man CityKevin de Bruyne refused moves to Bayern Munich and Paris St Germain in order to
Why it took so long for De Bruyne to join Man City
Manchester Evening News / Posted 22 minutes ago
Kevin de Bruyne refused moves to Bayern Munich and Paris St Germain in order to join City. The Blues tied up a £54.5million deal for the Belgium international, and his skipper – now for club and country – Vincent Kompany tipped the former Wolfsburg... Read more
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The Border Mail
We do, say Young NatsCOROWA: NSW Young Nationals have given approval to gay marriage, breaking new g
We do, say Young Nats
The Border Mail / Posted 22 minutes ago
COROWA: NSW Young Nationals have given approval to gay marriage, breaking new ground for conservative parties in Australia. NATS CHAT: State chairman Dom Hopkinson (Wagga), delegate Richard Maher (Henty) and federal president Ruby Cameron (Canberra)... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Microsoft may offer some Windows 10 patch notes to enterprisesIT administrators may get more information than originally planned about Window
Microsoft may offer some Windows 10 patch notes to enterprises
Computer World Australia / Posted 22 minutes ago
IT administrators may get more information than originally planned about Windows 10 patches, as Microsoft ponders how much to tell business customers about modifications to the new OS. "We've heard that feedback from enterprise customers so we're... Read more
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Washington Post
What happened to Scott Walker?Wisconsin governor and presidential candidate Scott Walker, shown here in in Wo
What happened to Scott Walker?
Washington Post / Posted 22 minutes ago
Wisconsin governor and presidential candidate Scott Walker, shown here in in Woodbridge, Va., on Saturday, has plummeted in the polls after the rise of Donald Trump. EPA/JIM LO SCALZO (Jim Lo Scalzo/EPA) Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker surged into the... Read more
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Washington Post
Philadelphia’s plans for hosting pope are far from heavenly for residentsDuring his visit to the Philadelphia area, Pope Francis is scheduled to celebra
Philadelphia’s plans for hosting pope are far from heavenly for residents
Washington Post / Posted 22 minutes ago
During his visit to the Philadelphia area, Pope Francis is scheduled to celebrate Mass at Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary in Wynnewood, Pa. (Matt Rourke/AP) PHILADELPHIA — To induce or not to induce? That’s the question vexing pregnant women whose... Read more
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Washington Post
Summer Graduation Academy offers a last chance at on-time graduationChristina Heimel entertains guests during her graduation party in early August
Summer Graduation Academy offers a last chance at on-time graduation
Washington Post / Posted 22 minutes ago
Christina Heimel entertains guests during her graduation party in early August in Woodbridge, Va. Heimel was able to use the online Graduation Academy program to pick up her last credits. (Gabriella Demczuk /For The Washington Post ) In a... Read more
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insidefutbol
We Won’t Be Signing Fabio Borini – Lazio Sporting DirectorThe forward is expected to be on the move from the Merseyside giants before the
We Won’t Be Signing Fabio Borini – Lazio Sporting Director
insidefutbol / Posted 23 minutes ago
The forward is expected to be on the move from the Merseyside giants before the transfer window closes. But Tare has ruled out any move for the former Roma man, along with AC Milan striker Alessandro Matri and defender Marco Andreolli. "In terms of... Read more
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Queensland Times
Superhero Riley's saved one life, now he will save moreTHE Greaves' boys leapt at the opportunity to don their special outfits for Nat
Superhero Riley's saved one life, now he will save more
Queensland Times / Posted 24 minutes ago
THE Greaves' boys leapt at the opportunity to don their special outfits for National Superhero Week in support of muscular dystrophy sufferers. The Greaves family including Ethan, 5, Riley, 9, and parents Craig and Kathryn were encouraged to become... Read more
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Queensland Times
Hold on, the sharemarket's a rollercoaster right nowTHE sharemarket has made the headlines recently, taking investors on a wild rol
Hold on, the sharemarket's a rollercoaster right now
Queensland Times / Posted 24 minutes ago
THE sharemarket has made the headlines recently, taking investors on a wild rollercoaster ride of highs and lows. As a guide to how volatile the market has been, the S&P ASX 200 index was sitting at 5,699 points at the end of July. By about... Read more
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Independent
Spanish police arrest first man for trade in Sierra Leone blood diamondsMichael Desaedeleer, a joint American and Belgian national, was detained on Fri
Spanish police arrest first man for trade in Sierra Leone blood diamonds
Independent / Posted 24 minutes ago
Michael Desaedeleer, a joint American and Belgian national, was detained on Friday at Malaga airport as he was about to board a flight to the US. Spanish police, acting on a request from Belgium under the European Arrest Warrant (EAW), alleged that... Read more
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Independent
Shoreham air crash disaster: Dylan Archer and Richard Smith identified as victimsRichard Smith, 26, and Dylan Archer, 42, were friends on a cycle ride in the So
Shoreham air crash disaster: Dylan Archer and Richard Smith identified as victims
Independent / Posted 24 minutes ago
Richard Smith, 26, and Dylan Archer, 42, were friends on a cycle ride in the South Downs. The men are the ninth and 10th victims of the disaster to be named either by police or family members. Dylan Archer, who was the director of a Brighton IT... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Flu research could bring better vaccine for old and youngEvery year, thousands of seniors across the U.S. die of flu complications. But
Flu research could bring better vaccine for old and young
Baltimore Sun / Posted 24 minutes ago
Every year, thousands of seniors across the U.S. die of flu complications. But Johns Hopkins University researchers say they are developing a way to boost the power of the seasonal influenza vaccine for elderly patients. "This is a very vulnerable... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Spy found dead in bag 'had infuriated his MI6 bosses'Gareth Williams, left and Bill Clinton. Williams had infuriated his spy bosses
Spy found dead in bag 'had infuriated his MI6 bosses'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 25 minutes ago
Gareth Williams, left and Bill Clinton. Williams had infuriated his spy bosses with his behaviour. The British spy whose body was found padlocked inside a bag in his flat had illegally hacked into secret data on former U.S. president Bill Clinton,... Read more
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ABC News 4 Charleston
Darkness2Light documentary on child sex abuse to air on TLC Sunday nightBy Lindsey Maloney lmmaloney@sbgtv.com MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (WCIV) -- The nonp
Darkness2Light documentary on child sex abuse to air on TLC Sunday night
ABC News 4 Charleston / Posted 25 minutes ago
By Lindsey Maloney lmmaloney@sbgtv.com MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (WCIV) -- The nonprofit organization Darkness2Light is educating people about child sexual abuse through a partnership with cable television network TLC to highlight the issue, how to... Read more
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