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Scotsman
Simon Taylor: Can non-Scots fill the gaps?IT’S a funny thing, but although Italy are one of the few major rugby nations w
Simon Taylor: Can non-Scots fill the gaps?
Scotsman / Posted 31 minutes ago
IT’S a funny thing, but although Italy are one of the few major rugby nations who you would get even odds on us beating, you always get the feeling we hate playing against them. Over the years, they have, of course, inflicted a few traumatic defeats... Read more
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Balita
Innocent Afghan civilians increasingly becoming victims of terrorist attacksFeature: August 29, 2015 5:20 am KABUL, Aug. 26 — "Enough is enough, we are
Innocent Afghan civilians increasingly becoming victims of terrorist attacks
Balita / Posted 2 hours ago
Feature: August 29, 2015 5:20 am KABUL, Aug. 26 — "Enough is enough, we are fed up with the relentless killing and destruction, please stop the indiscriminate massacring... Read more
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E! Online
Donald Trump Mocks Asians During Iowa Campaign RallyDonald Trump continues to make headlines this week, and this time it's for raci
Donald Trump Mocks Asians During Iowa Campaign Rally
E! Online / Posted 3 hours ago
Donald Trump continues to make headlines this week, and this time it's for racially-charged language he used when talking about doing business in Asia. "Negotiating with Japan, negotiating with China," Trump began, "When these people walk in the... Read more
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Orange County Register
Kid Rock blends his old and new sounds in IrvineKid Rock has reached the point in his career when he can no longer avoid questi
Kid Rock blends his old and new sounds in Irvine
Orange County Register / Posted 4 hours ago
Kid Rock has reached the point in his career when he can no longer avoid questions about what genre he plays. He addressed that identity crisis to a sold-out audience when his Cheap Date tour, featuring $20 tickets, stopped by Irvine Meadows on... Read more
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Queensland Country Life
FTA campaign misguidedTHIS week, I was shocked by the way in which the National Farmers’ Federation (
FTA campaign misguided
Queensland Country Life / Posted 5 hours ago
THIS week, I was shocked by the way in which the National Farmers’ Federation (NFF) and some of its members have engaged in the debate around the China-Australia Free Trade Agreement (ChAFTA). My reaction was on several levels and I will step through... Read more
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North Queensland Register
FTA campaign misguidedTHIS week, I was shocked by the way in which the National Farmers’ Federation (
FTA campaign misguided
North Queensland Register / Posted 5 hours ago
THIS week, I was shocked by the way in which the National Farmers’ Federation (NFF) and some of its members have engaged in the debate around the China-Australia Free Trade Agreement (ChAFTA). My reaction was on several levels and I will step through... Read more
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Stock & Land
FTA campaign misguidedTHIS week, I was shocked by the way in which the National Farmers’ Federation (
FTA campaign misguided
Stock & Land / Posted 6 hours ago
THIS week, I was shocked by the way in which the National Farmers’ Federation (NFF) and some of its members have engaged in the debate around the China-Australia Free Trade Agreement (ChAFTA). My reaction was on several levels and I will step through... Read more
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Brisbane Times
7-Eleven: A sweatshop on every cornerFAIRFAX INVESTIGATION A BusinessDay - Four Courners joint investigation has fo
7-Eleven: A sweatshop on every corner
Brisbane Times / Posted 8 hours ago
FAIRFAX INVESTIGATION A BusinessDay - Four Courners joint investigation has found allegations that 7-Eleven store owners defrauded and blackmailed staff. Photo: Arsineh Houspian The raids were swift and co-ordinated. Teams of inspectors from the... Read more
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WA Today
7-Eleven: A sweatshop on every cornerFAIRFAX INVESTIGATION A BusinessDay - Four Courners joint investigation has fo
7-Eleven: A sweatshop on every corner
WA Today / Posted 9 hours ago
FAIRFAX INVESTIGATION A BusinessDay - Four Courners joint investigation has found allegations that 7-Eleven store owners defrauded and blackmailed staff. Photo: Arsineh Houspian The raids were swift and co-ordinated. Teams of inspectors from the... Read more
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The Age
7-Eleven: A sweatshop on every cornerFAIRFAX INVESTIGATION A BusinessDay - Four Courners joint investigation has fo
7-Eleven: A sweatshop on every corner
The Age / Posted 9 hours ago
FAIRFAX INVESTIGATION A BusinessDay - Four Courners joint investigation has found allegations that 7-Eleven store owners defrauded and blackmailed staff. Photo: Arsineh Houspian The raids were swift and co-ordinated. Teams of inspectors from the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
7-Eleven: A sweatshop on every cornerFAIRFAX INVESTIGATION A BusinessDay - Four Courners joint investigation has fo
7-Eleven: A sweatshop on every corner
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 9 hours ago
FAIRFAX INVESTIGATION A BusinessDay - Four Courners joint investigation has found allegations that 7-Eleven store owners defrauded and blackmailed staff. Photo: Arsineh Houspian The raids were swift and co-ordinated. Teams of inspectors from the... Read more
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Canberra Times
7-Eleven: A sweatshop on every cornerFAIRFAX INVESTIGATION A BusinessDay - Four Courners joint investigation has fo
7-Eleven: A sweatshop on every corner
Canberra Times / Posted 9 hours ago
FAIRFAX INVESTIGATION A BusinessDay - Four Courners joint investigation has found allegations that 7-Eleven store owners defrauded and blackmailed staff. Photo: Arsineh Houspian The raids were swift and co-ordinated. Teams of inspectors from the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Am Suffering' - in His Own Words - Judge Melvin Johnson WritesWhen reports surfaced this week that Judge Melvin Johnson, the fiancé of Ellen
'Am Suffering' - in His Own Words - Judge Melvin Johnson Writes
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
When reports surfaced this week that Judge Melvin Johnson, the fiancé of Ellen Corkrum, the fugitive former Managing Director of the Liberia Airport Authority (LAA) was recently arrested in the U.S. state of Georgia, eyebrows immediately turned to... Read more
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Swansea City FC
#GlobalSwans show their supportFrom Auckland to Azerbaijan and from Beijing to Buenos Aires, Swansea City’s lo
#GlobalSwans show their support
Swansea City FC / Posted 12 hours ago
From Auckland to Azerbaijan and from Beijing to Buenos Aires, Swansea City’s loyal fanbase is spreading into territories across the world. As part of our #GlobalSwans campaign, we invited fans from around the world to send in a snapshot of them... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Shrimp are big business for this globe-trotting CanuckIf that sounds low-key, Gulkin’s aspirations are anything but. He already has c
Shrimp are big business for this globe-trotting Canuck
The Globe and Mail / Posted 12 hours ago
If that sounds low-key, Gulkin’s aspirations are anything but. He already has created a frozen seafood-trading empire, with eight offices in six Asian countries. And aquaculture is rising as an important source of global food production, as growth in... Read more
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metro
North Korea airport's new internet room has one flawNorth Korea airport’s new internet room has one flaw North Korea has celebrate
North Korea airport's new internet room has one flaw
metro / Posted 12 hours ago
North Korea airport’s new internet room has one flaw North Korea has celebrated the opening of a sparkling new internet room. At first sight the facilities, which are inside North Korea’s new airport, signal the pinnacle of high-tech air travel.... Read more
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The Betoota Advocate
Border Force Admits They Planned On Using Sniffer Dogs In CBD Visa Blitz29 August, 2015. 16:45 The Australian Border Force (ABF) has postponed Operati
Border Force Admits They Planned On Using Sniffer Dogs In CBD Visa Blitz
The Betoota Advocate / Posted 15 hours ago
29 August, 2015. 16:45 The Australian Border Force (ABF) has postponed Operation Fortitude, its inaugural visa blitz in Melbourne, this weekend due to “technical issues” with its foreigner detection dogs (FDD), said the Federal... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
Aug. 28Column on Social Security lacks basic accounting Jerry Nachison, parroting the
Aug. 28
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 16 hours ago
Column on Social Security lacks basic accounting Jerry Nachison, parroting the Democratic line, claims Social Security is self-funded through 2033 and does not affect the national debt ("Future Social Security budget gap easily fixed," Aug. 23).... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Brothers fined S$180,000 each for receiving kickbacksSINGAPORE: Brothers Lim Boon Hwa and Lim Boon Hong were each fined S$180,000 on
Brothers fined S$180,000 each for receiving kickbacks
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 17 hours ago
SINGAPORE: Brothers Lim Boon Hwa and Lim Boon Hong were each fined S$180,000 on Thursday (Aug 27) for collecting kickbacks from foreign workers amounting to almost S$418,000, according to the Ministry of Manpower (MOM). Lim Boon Hwa, 41, ran Lexley... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Hitting new heights despite the recessionA Kerry factory, which has become a global leader in container crane production
Hitting new heights despite the recession
Irish Examiner / Posted 18 hours ago
A Kerry factory, which has become a global leader in container crane production, is beating the recession and intense competition on the world market to reach the highest employment level in its 54-year history. The workforce at the Liebherr... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Palestinian national identity and the roadblock to peace A distinctly Palestinian national sense-of-self evolved during the 1920s - no
Palestinian national identity and the roadblock to peace
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 19 hours ago
A distinctly Palestinian national sense-of-self evolved during the 1920s - not organically, but as a negative reaction to Zionism. And this fact is at the centre of the current conflict,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Foreigner denied entry to Malacañang for Thai PM welcomeThai Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha. AP FILE PHOTO A foreigner claim
Foreigner denied entry to Malacañang for Thai PM welcome
Inquirier.net / Posted 20 hours ago
Thai Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha. AP FILE PHOTO A foreigner claiming to be part of a contingent attending the welcome ceremony of Thai Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha was forced to leave the premises of the Malacañang compound... 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 yesterday
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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Guardian Unlimited
The Libertines: 'It was a row that took 10 years to get over. Also, I stopped taking heroin all day, every day'Over cocktails and cigarettes in the Sir John Betjeman Suite at the St Pancras
The Libertines: 'It was a row that took 10 years to get over. Also, I stopped taking heroin all day, every day'
Guardian Unlimited / Posted yesterday
Over cocktails and cigarettes in the Sir John Betjeman Suite at the St Pancras Renaissance Hotel in London, Pete Doherty and Carl Barât of the Libertines are talking about when they were happiest. On this point, at least, they agree. “The dream was... Read more
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Columbia Star
Two murders set in downtown ColumbiaMike Gilmore Mike Gilmore has spent his career in sales with American Standard
Two murders set in downtown Columbia
Columbia Star / Posted yesterday
Mike Gilmore Mike Gilmore has spent his career in sales with American Standard Brands traveling the country, often listening to the car radio while visiting some of the nation’s largest and most historic cities. Gilmore says he has a “natural... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Austria: western Europe's migration crisis starts hereIn recent weeks, Austria has found itself at the beating heart of the migration
Austria: western Europe's migration crisis starts here
Guardian Unlimited / Posted yesterday
In recent weeks, Austria has found itself at the beating heart of the migration crisis in Europe. Some 80,000 people are expected to seek asylum in the country this year – up from 28,000 people in 2014 and 17,000 the year before. It is the first... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Germany urges Facebook to censor racist postsFacebook. (AP) (Joerg Koch) Berlin - Germany has urged Facebook to censor raci
Germany urges Facebook to censor racist posts
News 24 South Africa / Posted yesterday
Facebook. (AP) (Joerg Koch) Berlin - Germany has urged Facebook to censor racist posts, prompting the world's biggest online social media company to say on Thursday that it took such concerns very seriously. Rightist and racist groups in Germany... Read more
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Quartz
Bitcoin comes to Cuba. Could it help end the country’s crazy two-currency system? - Quartz PIECES OF EIGHT BIT Bitcoin aren't as pretty as Cuban pesos, but th
Bitcoin comes to Cuba. Could it help end the country’s crazy two-currency system?
Quartz / Posted yesterday
- Quartz PIECES OF EIGHT BIT Bitcoin aren't as pretty as Cuban pesos, but they are... 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 yesterday
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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Business Spectator
Beijing eases rules for property investment by foreignersChina has loosened rules on property investment by foreign companies and indivi
Beijing eases rules for property investment by foreigners
Business Spectator / Posted yesterday
China has loosened rules on property investment by foreign companies and individuals, as part of efforts to boost the flagging real-estate market and support the slowing economy. China is easing foreign-exchange restrictions placed on foreign... Read more
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iol.co.za
Issa murder: Krejcir testifies againTHE STARCzech fugitive Radovan Krejcir and four others are facing nine counts,
Issa murder: Krejcir testifies again
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
THE STARCzech fugitive Radovan Krejcir and four others are facing nine counts, including murder, for allegedly killing suspected drug dealer Sam Issa. File picture: Nokuthula Mbatha Johannesburg - In a bail application that has been continuing for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Winkelspruit Crash Pilot NamedThe KwaZulu-Natal police are investigating a case of culpable homicide followin
Winkelspruit Crash Pilot Named
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The KwaZulu-Natal police are investigating a case of culpable homicide following the death of two people in the crash of a light aircraft on the South Coast on Tuesday. It was reported on Tuesday that a flight instructor and his student died when... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Merkel - Germany Won't Tolerate XenophobiaGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel was booed and called a "traitor" on Wednesday d
Merkel - Germany Won't Tolerate Xenophobia
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
German Chancellor Angela Merkel was booed and called a "traitor" on Wednesday during a visit to a refugee home to condemn anti-foreigner rioting there at the weekend. Germany will not tolerate xenophobia, Merkel said on her visit to Heidenau near... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
PSL clubs in rush to make more signingsThe transfer window period closes on Monday, after which teams will only be abl
PSL clubs in rush to make more signings
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted yesterday
The transfer window period closes on Monday, after which teams will only be able to bring in free agents, leaving some top talent potentially stranded for the next four months at least. Every top-flight club will say they are still looking for... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
A nation in transition needs leaders to rise to the challenge: Lim Swee SaySINGAPORE: The Republic is in transition – from its evolving workforce, to new
A nation in transition needs leaders to rise to the challenge: Lim Swee Say
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
SINGAPORE: The Republic is in transition – from its evolving workforce, to new economic challenges, to an ageing population – and the policies in place must evolve, Mr Lim Swee Say said on Thursday (Aug 27). Which is why, come next month’s General... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
National NewsAs cancer treatment begins, Carter to scale back on workAs cancer treatment beg
National News
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted yesterday
As cancer treatment begins, Carter to scale back on workAs cancer treatment begins, Carter to scale back on work Former President Jimmy Carter says he will step back from his humanitarian work and surround himself with his family as he undergoes... Read more
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The Austin Chronicle
Hot August Nightswrite a letter Piano floats "Cool Change." A Top 10 hit in the U.S., Little Ri
Hot August Nights
The Austin Chronicle / Posted yesterday
write a letter Piano floats "Cool Change." A Top 10 hit in the U.S., Little River Band's second single from 1979 platinum prize First Under the Wire today stands as an Aussie standard. Glenn Shorrock's tree-hugging ode to boating ("Well, I was born... Read more
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The Star
Kuching Bersih organiser slams minister's 'English woman' tagKUCHING: Karen Shepherd, the Sarawakian Eurasian who is one of the most visible
Kuching Bersih organiser slams minister's 'English woman' tag
The Star / Posted yesterday
KUCHING: Karen Shepherd, the Sarawakian Eurasian who is one of the most visible organisers of Kuching's Bersih 4 rally this weekend, has hit out at a minister for labelling her a foreigner. Shepherd, who is married to Peter John Jaban, the... Read more
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TribLIVE
Merkel draws jeers in German town where police were attacked in anti-migrant violenceHEIDENAU, Germany — Chancellor Angela Merkel was met with jeers Wednesday as sh
Merkel draws jeers in German town where police were attacked in anti-migrant violence
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
HEIDENAU, Germany — Chancellor Angela Merkel was met with jeers Wednesday as she traveled to a town at the center of a recent wave of far-right anti-foreigner violence, delivering a message of support for refugees as many look to her for leadership... Read more
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Marietta Daily Journal
Former MHS student killed in suicide bomb in Afghanistan - MARIETTA — Barry Sutton who attended Marietta and Sprayberry high schools and was a former Floyd County law enforcement officer was one of at least a dozen people killed by a suicide bomb ...Former MHS student killed in suicide bomb in Afghanistan MARIETTA — Barry Sutt
Former MHS student killed in suicide bomb in Afghanistan - MARIETTA — Barry Sutton who attended Marietta and Sprayberry high schools and was a former Floyd County law enforcement officer was one of at least a dozen people killed by a suicide bomb ...
Marietta Daily Journal / Posted yesterday
Former MHS student killed in suicide bomb in Afghanistan MARIETTA — Barry Sutton, who attended Marietta and Sprayberry high schools and was a former Floyd County law enforcement officer, was one of at least a dozen people killed by a suicide bomb in... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Mexican government files brief in birth certificate caseThe denial of birth certificates to U.S. citizen children born to immigrant par
Mexican government files brief in birth certificate case
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted yesterday
The denial of birth certificates to U.S. citizen children born to immigrant parents not only jeopardizes their dignity and well-being, but could threaten the unique relationship between Mexico and Texas, the Mexican government said in a brief tied to... Read more
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KNAC.COM
GEORGE LYNCH Of LYNCH MOBWednesday, August 26, 2015 @ 1:52 PM "Our plan as artists is that every work we
GEORGE LYNCH Of LYNCH MOB
KNAC.COM / Posted 2 days ago
Wednesday, August 26, 2015 @ 1:52 PM "Our plan as artists is that every work we make exceeds our last."- advertisement - Talk about an interesting interview. This conversation took place as George and his LYNCH MOB bandmates were driving through the... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Remembering the Merdeka narrative During a recent trip to Sri Lanka, I had the opportunity to observe the count
Remembering the Merdeka narrative
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 2 days ago
During a recent trip to Sri Lanka, I had the opportunity to observe the country’s general election. Local and international commentary suggested that this was their “most peaceful election” as it celebrated the... Read more
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Black Press USA
Merkel Travels to Far-Right Heartland to Defend RefugeesHEIDENAU, Germany (AP) — Chancellor Angela Merkel was met with jeers Wednesday
Merkel Travels to Far-Right Heartland to Defend Refugees
Black Press USA / Posted 2 days ago
HEIDENAU, Germany (AP) — Chancellor Angela Merkel was met with jeers Wednesday as she traveled to a German town at the center of a recent wave of far-right anti-foreigner violence, delivering a message of support for refugees as many look to her for... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Merkel travels to far-right heartland to defend refugeesHEIDENAU, Germany (AP) — Chancellor Angela Merkel was met with jeers Wednesday
Merkel travels to far-right heartland to defend refugees
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 2 days ago
HEIDENAU, Germany (AP) — Chancellor Angela Merkel was met with jeers Wednesday as she traveled to a German town at the center of a recent wave of far-right anti-foreigner violence, delivering a message of support for refugees as many look to her for... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
Merkel travels to far-right heartland to defend refugeesHEIDENAU, Germany (AP) - Chancellor Angela Merkel was met with jeers Wednesday
Merkel travels to far-right heartland to defend refugees
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 2 days ago
HEIDENAU, Germany (AP) - Chancellor Angela Merkel was met with jeers Wednesday as she traveled to a German town at the center of a recent wave of far-right anti-foreigner violence, delivering a message of support for refugees as many look to her for... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Merkel travels to far-right heartland to defend refugeesGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel arrives prior her visit to a refugee shelter th
Merkel travels to far-right heartland to defend refugees
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 2 days ago
German Chancellor Angela Merkel arrives prior her visit to a refugee shelter that was attacked by far-right protesters over the weekend in Heidenau, eastern Germany, Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015. Dozens of police were injured when a far-right mob hurled... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Merkel travels to far-right heartland to defend refugeesHEIDENAU, Germany (AP) - Chancellor Angela Merkel was met with jeers Wednesday
Merkel travels to far-right heartland to defend refugees
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 2 days ago
HEIDENAU, Germany (AP) - Chancellor Angela Merkel was met with jeers Wednesday as she traveled to a German town at the center of a recent wave of far-right anti-foreigner violence, delivering a message of support for refugees as many look to her for... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
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Merkel travels to far-right heartland to defend refugees
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Merkel travels to far-right heartland to defend refugeesHEIDENAU, Germany (AP) - Chancellor Angela Merkel was met with jeers Wednesday
Merkel travels to far-right heartland to defend refugees
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 2 days ago
HEIDENAU, Germany (AP) - Chancellor Angela Merkel was met with jeers Wednesday as she traveled to a German town at the center of a recent wave of far-right anti-foreigner violence, delivering a message of support for refugees as many look to her for... Read more
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