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Brisbane Times
Unsung Socceroos ready for next step towards World Cuproute to the World Cup in Russia in three years. Once, Australia would select
Unsung Socceroos ready for next step towards World Cup
Brisbane Times / Posted an hour ago
route to the World Cup in Russia in three years. Once, Australia would select a squad made up of numerous players from the English Premiership, the Bundesliga, La Liga and the Serie A, not to mention a smattering of men from strong second-tier... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
Athletics fills a cricket-shaped hole in the CaribbeanUsain Bolt (second from left), Jamaica have been a dominant force at the 2015 W
Athletics fills a cricket-shaped hole in the Caribbean
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 8 hours ago
Usain Bolt (second from left), Jamaica have been a dominant force at the 2015 World Championships In 1967, the celebrated English author Neville Cardus wrote that no cricketer had "proven versatility of skill as convincingly as Sobers has done,... Read more
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Canberra Times
Unsung Socceroos ready for next step towards World Cuproute to the World Cup in Russia in three years. Once, Australia would select
Unsung Socceroos ready for next step towards World Cup
Canberra Times / Posted 8 hours ago
route to the World Cup in Russia in three years. Once, Australia would select a squad made up of numerous players from the English Premiership, the Bundesliga, La Liga and the Serie A, not to mention a smattering of men from strong second-tier... Read more
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The Age
Unsung Socceroos ready for next step towards World Cuproute to the World Cup in Russia in three years. Once, Australia would select
Unsung Socceroos ready for next step towards World Cup
The Age / Posted 9 hours ago
route to the World Cup in Russia in three years. Once, Australia would select a squad made up of numerous players from the English Premiership, the Bundesliga, La Liga and the Serie A, not to mention a smattering of men from strong second-tier... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Listen, dear reader, and you shall hear ...per hour — in roughly that many languages — as international tourists snap phot
Listen, dear reader, and you shall hear ...
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 11 hours ago
per hour — in roughly that many languages — as international tourists snap photos at Niagara Falls. You name the tongue: English, French, Spanish, Italian, German, Japanese, Greek, Arabic, plus dozens more I couldn’t identify. They constantly... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Egyptian court sentences three Al Jazeera journalists to prisonan international outcry. The verdict in a retrial was issued against Mohamed Fa
Egyptian court sentences three Al Jazeera journalists to prison
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 22 hours ago
an international outcry. The verdict in a retrial was issued against Mohamed Fahmy, a naturalised Canadian who has given up his Egyptian citizenship, Baher Mohamed, an Egyptian, and Peter Greste, an Australian who was deported in February.... Read more
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TechCrunch
Opening Pandora’s Dox: The Unintended Consequences of an Internet That Never ForgetsEvery year the Oxford English Dictionary adds a handful of new words in recogni
Opening Pandora’s Dox: The Unintended Consequences of an Internet That Never Forgets
TechCrunch / Posted yesterday
Every year the Oxford English Dictionary adds a handful of new words in recognition of how technological and social progress have affected the English language. One of the new words this year is the longstanding 4chan-ism “dox,” which,... Read more
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The Memphis Daily News
Digestlocations, we were told of 1 location that was in the works on Central and Coop
Digest
The Memphis Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
locations, we were told of 1 location that was in the works on Central and Cooper. It’s not ready for occupation. We were given 2 days to stop our operation completely. We wanted nothing more than to be able to service Midtown, an area of the city... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Italian hire goes from 'hi darling' to 'goodbye job' - Employment RelationsCicioni said, he was told he was no longer needed as he didn't fit the bill. He
Italian hire goes from 'hi darling' to 'goodbye job' - Employment Relations
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Cicioni said, he was told he was no longer needed as he didn't fit the bill. He said they used "bad communication" and "bad English" as the main reasons for not wanting him back. The Italian, who spoke English well enough to be interviewed for the... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Pentagon officials: Prominent ISIS recruiter killed in airstrikeairstrike in Raqqa, Syria, as first reported on CNN Wednesday. Hussain, a Brit
Pentagon officials: Prominent ISIS recruiter killed in airstrike
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 2 days ago
airstrike in Raqqa, Syria, as first reported on CNN Wednesday. Hussain, a British citizen, was a hacker who published the names and personal information of military personnel online as well as inspiring attacks like the one in Texas. Raqqa,... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Italian hire goes from 'hi darling' to 'goodbye job'Cicioni said, he was told he was no longer needed as he didn't fit the bill. He
Italian hire goes from 'hi darling' to 'goodbye job'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Cicioni said, he was told he was no longer needed as he didn't fit the bill. He said they used "bad communication" and "bad English" as the main reasons for not wanting him back. The Italian, who spoke English well enough to be interviewed for the... Read more
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Evening Standard
Rudimental's Kesi Dryden: I can’t wait to perform at Notting Hilland Victor Hugo. They’re promising affordable Italian street food, little in th
Rudimental's Kesi Dryden: I can’t wait to perform at Notting Hill
Evening Standard / Posted 2 days ago
and Victor Hugo. They’re promising affordable Italian street food, little in the way of cutlery and a pizzeria-style feel. Given Kenedy’s reputation, even if the place is the kind you’ll just stop in for a quick bite, we can’t imagine it’ll be... Read more
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Yale Daily News
Davis drops “master” title, spurring debate on campusthe history of the term. Some argue that Davis’s announcement, which comes ami
Davis drops “master” title, spurring debate on campus
Yale Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
the history of the term. Some argue that Davis’s announcement, which comes amid ongoing debate over Calhoun College, whose namesake was a staunch proponent of slavery, is a step in the right direction for a campus and a country still torn by... Read more
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Evening Standard
In Search of my Parents by Matthew Spendermore famous for his great friendship with W H Auden and Christopher Isherwood t
In Search of my Parents by Matthew Spender
Evening Standard / Posted 2 days ago
more famous for his great friendship with W H Auden and Christopher Isherwood than his writing. Matthew’s Lithuanian-English Jewish mother Natasha was a gifted concert pianist. Famous names, among them Charlie Chaplin, Picasso and Virginia... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Hitting new heights despite the recessionmiss time passing and I’ve always enjoyed being with people,” he says. At this
Hitting new heights despite the recession
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
miss time passing and I’ve always enjoyed being with people,” he says. At this stage, Donie could spend hours listing the names of celebrities, leading politicians and sports stars he has welcomed. Singers Rod Stewart and Joe Dolan, actors Rex... Read more
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heraldscotland
David Cameron accused of rewarding cronies with new peeragesthe then Prime Minister: "The challenge is to find a politically achievable way
David Cameron accused of rewarding cronies with new peerages
heraldscotland / Posted 2 days ago
the then Prime Minister: "The challenge is to find a politically achievable way of putting them on the same diet as the English." Michelle Mone said she was "honoured and humbled" to have been made a Tory peer. The Scottish businesswoman's... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
In the new New Orleans, an international soccer hero hides in plain sightstorefront signs are in Spanish, gleaming new grocery store chains sell Central
In the new New Orleans, an international soccer hero hides in plain sight
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 3 days ago
storefront signs are in Spanish, gleaming new grocery store chains sell Central American preserves and newspapers with names like Meridiano90 and El Tiempo sit in racks outside. You do not find the new New Orleans in many portrayals of a... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Last minute rush: what every EPL club needsseason 2015-16 brightly, but the 28-year-old needs a quality partner in the hea
Last minute rush: what every EPL club needs
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 days ago
season 2015-16 brightly, but the 28-year-old needs a quality partner in the heart of defence. Damien Delaney has been given a crack, but the money invested by Alan Pardew in his attacking third will be wasted if he doesn’t have the rear-guard... Read more
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Honolulu Star-Advertiser
New Orleans remade, for better and worseless than half of its pre-Katrina population. The other three are sites of demo
New Orleans remade, for better and worse
Honolulu Star-Advertiser / Posted 3 days ago
less than half of its pre-Katrina population. The other three are sites of demolished housing projects. Reasons have been given: That it is below sea level (though much of it is not, and other, more thriving parts of the city sit even lower). That... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Smerconish: Post-Trump, business is boomingwhich famously sports a tattoo of Nixon. But before we leave, he asks if I want
Smerconish: Post-Trump, business is booming
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
which famously sports a tattoo of Nixon. But before we leave, he asks if I want to see the closet. Mine's an easy call given his appreciation for sartorial splendor. After the death of Richard Blackwell in 2008, Stone began publishing his own... Read more
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iol.co.za
Babies get Game Of Thrones namesAPThe most popular is Khaleesi, which is the royal title of the central charact
Babies get Game Of Thrones names
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
APThe most popular is Khaleesi, which is the royal title of the central character, played by English actress Emilia Clarke, rather than her given name. London - The trend for old-fashioned names has taken a step further back in time. For after the... Read more
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chroniclelive
No easy run-out for Newcastle Falcons as Milton Haig's Georgia lie in waitforward to it.” Rugby stereotype might have Georgia as little more than a team
No easy run-out for Newcastle Falcons as Milton Haig's Georgia lie in wait
chroniclelive / Posted 3 days ago
forward to it.” Rugby stereotype might have Georgia as little more than a team of giant forwards, hardly surprising given the stature of names like Davit Zirakashvili (Clermont), Zurab Zhvania (Stade Francais) and Mamuka Gorgodze (Toulon) to... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Visionary Arkansans 2015about greater reductions in carbon emissions. McNamara said McAfee and his con
Visionary Arkansans 2015
Arkansas Times / Posted 3 days ago
about greater reductions in carbon emissions. McNamara said McAfee and his connections in the field of climatology have given his generation a head start, taking it "light years ahead" of where they would be without their work. "I wouldn't know... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
EPL transfers: what the 20 Premier League clubs need before the transfer window closesseason 2015-16 brightly, but the 28-year-old needs a quality partner in the hea
EPL transfers: what the 20 Premier League clubs need before the transfer window closes
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 3 days ago
season 2015-16 brightly, but the 28-year-old needs a quality partner in the heart of defence. Damien Delaney has been given a crack, but the money invested by Alan Pardew in his attacking third will be wasted if he doesn’t have the rear-guard... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
EPL transfers: what the 20 Premier League clubs need before the transfer window closesseason 2015-16 brightly, but the 28-year-old needs a quality partner in the hea
EPL transfers: what the 20 Premier League clubs need before the transfer window closes
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 3 days ago
season 2015-16 brightly, but the 28-year-old needs a quality partner in the heart of defence. Damien Delaney has been given a crack, but the money invested by Alan Pardew in his attacking third will be wasted if he doesn’t have the rear-guard... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Why did Najib use the word ‘bangsat’? Published: 27 August 2015 What’s English for “bangsat”? Some media translat
Why did Najib use the word ‘bangsat’?
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 3 days ago
Published: 27 August 2015 What’s English for “bangsat”? Some media translate it as “bastard“ or “bastardised”. Others use “destitute”. If we Google Malay or Indonesian to English online dictionaries, we are... Read more
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Super Sport
Grant names 24 for Rwanda clash New Bologna signing Godfred Donsah has been handed his debut senior call to t
Grant names 24 for Rwanda clash
Super Sport / Posted 4 days ago
New Bologna signing Godfred Donsah has been handed his debut senior call to the Ghana national team for next weekend's Afcon qualifier against Rwanda. The 19-year-old defensive midfileder, after a breakthrough season... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Most foreign sex slavery victims left in 'limbo'Services (DSS)-funded Red Cross program that offers medical and psychological a
Most foreign sex slavery victims left in 'limbo'
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 days ago
Services (DSS)-funded Red Cross program that offers medical and psychological aid, accommodation, living allowance and English language classes, the victim has to be both willing and able to make a contribution to the prosecution... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Post-Trump, business is boomingwhich famously sports a tattoo of Nixon. But before we leave, he asks if I want
Post-Trump, business is booming
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
which famously sports a tattoo of Nixon. But before we leave, he asks if I want to see the closet. Mine’s an easy call given his appreciation for sartorial splendor. After the death of Richard Blackwell in 2008, Stone began publishing his own... Read more
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Cincinnati CityBeat
That Which Divides Usare well-covered by the media. But the others are neglected, rarely considered
That Which Divides Us
Cincinnati CityBeat / Posted 4 days ago
are well-covered by the media. But the others are neglected, rarely considered places. One Cincinnati neighborhood, English Woods, today consists almost entirely of a single housing tower looming over vast, empty, fenced-off fields that once... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Police ‘No’ a public relations boost for Sabah Bersih4 t-shirts from Monday afternoon till yesterday morning, Lasimbang said. This
Police ‘No’ a public relations boost for Sabah Bersih
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 4 days ago
4 t-shirts from Monday afternoon till yesterday morning, Lasimbang said. This overwhelming response from Sabahans has given the organisers confidence that the public will turn out for the Merdeka weekend rally even if its leaders were arrested... Read more
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Evening Standard
DJ Norman Jay: Notting Hill more memorable than Obama's inaugurationdoes come a tipping point because space is at a premium. Our capacity is someth
DJ Norman Jay: Notting Hill more memorable than Obama's inauguration
Evening Standard / Posted 4 days ago
does come a tipping point because space is at a premium. Our capacity is something between eight and ten thousand at any given time and seeing the aerial shots, at previous carnivals, the amount of people heading towards Good Times was... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
August 26Minister of Finance : How is the Government’s fiscal strategy supporting resili
August 26
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 days ago
Minister of Finance : How is the Government’s fiscal strategy supporting resilience in the New Zealand economy? Hon BILL ENGLISH (Minister of Finance): It was important to support the economy during the global financial crisis and the Canterbury... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Test time for Australia after learning lessons during Ashes tourgap that exists, there's no reason to reflexively ignore Smith's first task — B
Test time for Australia after learning lessons during Ashes tour
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 days ago
gap that exists, there's no reason to reflexively ignore Smith's first task — Bangladesh in Bangladesh come October — given the reality that winning away from home gets harder year on year. However, it's what comes next that will be the... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
England rest big name stars Joe Root and Stuart Broad for post-Ashes one-day seriescrowds will pack into grounds around the UK for the five ODIs and one Twenty20
England rest big name stars Joe Root and Stuart Broad for post-Ashes one-day series
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 4 days ago
crowds will pack into grounds around the UK for the five ODIs and one Twenty20 fixture, but some of the biggest names in English cricket will be nowhere to be seen as the ECB elected to prioritise their upcoming Test tour against... Read more
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Herald Sun
England rest big name stars Joe Root and Stuart Broad for post-Ashes one-day seriescrowds will pack into grounds around the UK for the five ODIs and one Twenty20
England rest big name stars Joe Root and Stuart Broad for post-Ashes one-day series
Herald Sun / Posted 5 days ago
crowds will pack into grounds around the UK for the five ODIs and one Twenty20 fixture, but some of the biggest names in English cricket will be nowhere to be seen as the ECB elected to prioritise their upcoming Test tour against... Read more
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The Courier Mail
England rest big name stars Joe Root and Stuart Broad for post-Ashes one-day seriescrowds will pack into grounds around the UK for the five ODIs and one Twenty20
England rest big name stars Joe Root and Stuart Broad for post-Ashes one-day series
The Courier Mail / Posted 5 days ago
crowds will pack into grounds around the UK for the five ODIs and one Twenty20 fixture, but some of the biggest names in English cricket will be nowhere to be seen as the ECB elected to prioritise their upcoming Test tour against... Read more
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New York Magazine
If These Girls Knew That Slender Man Was a Fantasy, Why Did They Want to Kill Their Friend for Him?and fairy paintings, and Morgan’s home seems to have had an especially gothic f
If These Girls Knew That Slender Man Was a Fantasy, Why Did They Want to Kill Their Friend for Him?
New York Magazine / Posted 5 days ago
and fairy paintings, and Morgan’s home seems to have had an especially gothic flavor. One of her father’s alleged email usernames was “ILOVEEVIL,” at least according to the English newspaper the Daily Mail; his Instagram handle was Deadboy420, and... Read more
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Evening Standard
What to do in London this Bank Holiday (August 29 - 31)and Victor Hugo. They’re promising affordable Italian street food, little in th
What to do in London this Bank Holiday (August 29 - 31)
Evening Standard / Posted 5 days ago
and Victor Hugo. They’re promising affordable Italian street food, little in the way of cutlery and a pizzeria-style feel. Given Kenedy’s reputation, even if the place is the kind you’ll just stop in for a quick bite, we can’t imagine it’ll be... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Manchester United target goals, group phase in Brugesthat display against Newcastle, prompting Van Gaal to remark drily that his per
Manchester United target goals, group phase in Bruges
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 5 days ago
that display against Newcastle, prompting Van Gaal to remark drily that his performance against Club Brugge may have given the 21-year-old "too much" confidence. Depay is nonetheless expected to keep his place in the team at the sold-out Jan... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
August 25of the Opposition) to the Prime Minister : Does he have confidence in the Minis
August 25
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 5 days ago
of the Opposition) to the Prime Minister : Does he have confidence in the Minister for Workplace Relations and Safety, given his decision not to include sheep, beef, and dairy farming in his Proposed Schedule of High Risk Industries? Rt Hon... Read more
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walesonline
Council leader says Welsh language is not a part of Cardiff's 'social fabric'and although we are not of the view that percentages or numbers of speakers sho
Council leader says Welsh language is not a part of Cardiff's 'social fabric'
walesonline / Posted 5 days ago
and although we are not of the view that percentages or numbers of speakers should decide whether consideration is given to the Welsh language in the plan or not, it’s clear, not only from the tens of thousands of Welsh speakers who live,... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
NYC to probe secular education at Jewish schoolstheir method for pulling the wool over the eyes of authorities.” The investiga
NYC to probe secular education at Jewish schools
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
their method for pulling the wool over the eyes of authorities.” The investigation itself is shrouded in secrecy. The names of the specific yeshivas that are being targeted have not been released because of fears of retaliation. And aside from... Read more
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Scotsman
Martin Dempster: Walker Cup duo can restore pridea Scot involved, the first time that had happened in more than 60 years and onl
Martin Dempster: Walker Cup duo can restore pride
Scotsman / Posted 5 days ago
a Scot involved, the first time that had happened in more than 60 years and only the second time in the event’s history. Given that no-one had cause to muster a grumble about that lack of a tartan touch in a ten-man team, it was a case of the... Read more
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Scotsman
Solomons expects all-Edinburgh front row for Scotsto Meggetland due to a Foo Fighters concert at BT Murrayfield. Despite having
Solomons expects all-Edinburgh front row for Scots
Scotsman / Posted 5 days ago
to Meggetland due to a Foo Fighters concert at BT Murrayfield. Despite having the World Cup period when many of his big names will be on international duty, he believes the squad is in excellent shape compared with his previous two... Read more
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Norwalk Reflector
'Grandma, you don’t want to see me go to jail'him from giving any more money to Heaton, but he said he didn’t trust it becaus
'Grandma, you don’t want to see me go to jail'
Norwalk Reflector / Posted 6 days ago
him from giving any more money to Heaton, but he said he didn’t trust it because it was anonymous. By that point, he had given between $70,000 and 80,000 to Heaton and held out hope that he might get some of that money back. Later, he learned... Read more
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International Business Times
John McAfee: Ashley Madison database stolen by lone female who worked for Avid Life Media have spent my entire career in the analysis of cybersecurity breaches, and can
John McAfee: Ashley Madison database stolen by lone female who worked for Avid Life Media
International Business Times / Posted 6 days ago
have spent my entire career in the analysis of cybersecurity breaches, and can recognise an inside job 100% of the time if given sufficient data - and 40GB is more than sufficient. I have also practiced social engineering since the word was first... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Strong fundamentals are weakening and we are failing – Ramon Navaratnamwho are looking for suitable jobs. This is surely not a sound fundamental. And
Strong fundamentals are weakening and we are failing – Ramon Navaratnam
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 6 days ago
who are looking for suitable jobs. This is surely not a sound fundamental. And yet, we have postponed again the teaching of English as a second language. Why? Is it sadly politics again, that will undermine our children's future? Preserve... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
London Capital and the Bryan Cook - Thomas Yi Scam Spree, 2010 to 2015also a great shame that the full gory detail of GXG Markets’ web site has now d
London Capital and the Bryan Cook - Thomas Yi Scam Spree, 2010 to 2015
Naked Capitalism / Posted 6 days ago
also a great shame that the full gory detail of GXG Markets’ web site has now disappeared. It was a trove of sulphurous names and dubious connections, useful for anyone’s due diligence, never mind scam-hunting bloggers who now have an extra dose... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
The kids will drink: Why Thailand booze ban could do more harm than goodhas been shared across major social media networks Police raid a bar near a un
The kids will drink: Why Thailand booze ban could do more harm than good
Asian Correspondent / Posted 6 days ago
has been shared across major social media networks Police raid a bar near a university in Bangkok. Image via Khaosod English. It’s uncertain at the moment how the military junta intends to enforce its ban of alcohol sales within 300 metres... Read more
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