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Op-Ed News
Israel's International ConspiracySwedish Foreign Minister Margot Wallstrom recently suggested an inquiry into a
Israel's International Conspiracy
Op-Ed News / Posted 14 hours ago
Swedish Foreign Minister Margot Wallstrom recently suggested an inquiry into a surge in Israel's reported extra-judicial killing of Palestinian demonstrators after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called for a harsh response and told his police and... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Tax fraud trial postponed for French ex-ministerPARIS (AP) � A French court has postponed the trial of a former French budget m
Tax fraud trial postponed for French ex-minister
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted yesterday
PARIS (AP) � A French court has postponed the trial of a former French budget minister accused of tax fraud and money laundering until September, to give higher courts time to decide a legal issue raised by his lawyers. The much-awaited trial of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Morocco Still a Model for Justice in Mena, but Questions RemainThe month of January has a particular significance in the Middle East and North
Morocco Still a Model for Justice in Mena, but Questions Remain
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The month of January has a particular significance in the Middle East and North Africa. It was the month when the Arab uprisings were sparked five years ago. It was also the month when the transitional justice process was inaugurated in Morocco, 12... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Case of baby found on beach prompts renewed calls for 'safe haven' lawsBaby 'Lily Grace': NSW Coroner calls for 'safe haven' laws so parents can hand
Case of baby found on beach prompts renewed calls for 'safe haven' laws
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
Baby 'Lily Grace': NSW Coroner calls for 'safe haven' laws so parents can hand over babies safely Photo: Filomena D'Allessandro drops a flower after the Matraville burial of 'Lily Grace', whose body was found in sand dunes in April 2015. (ABC News:... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Gang used ingenious poker scam to cheat casino out of thousandsFive poker players conned one of the largest casinos in the UK out of £33,600 b
Gang used ingenious poker scam to cheat casino out of thousands
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
Five poker players conned one of the largest casinos in the UK out of £33,600 by swapping cards under the table to build winning hands. The Turkish gang distracted the croupier during a series of games of three-card poker at the Grosvenor Victoria... Read more
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New Kerala
French taxi drivers block access to Paris airportParis, Feb 8 : The drivers of private vehicles booked online, known in France a
French taxi drivers block access to Paris airport
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
Paris, Feb 8 : The drivers of private vehicles booked online, known in France as VTC, blocked traffic on the entrance of Paris's Charles de Gaulle Airport on Monday, protesting measures taken by the government against taxi drivers. The drivers... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Feb. 7, 2016Today is Sunday, Feb. 7, the 38th day of 2016. There are 328 days left in the y
This day in history, Feb. 7, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
Today is Sunday, Feb. 7, the 38th day of 2016. There are 328 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Feb. 7, 1936, President Franklin D. Roosevelt authorized a flag for the office of the vice president. In 1795, the 11th Amendment... Read more
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ABC News
Today in HistoryToday is Sunday, Feb. 7, the 38th day of 2016. There are 328 days left in the y
Today in History
ABC News / Posted 4 days ago
Today is Sunday, Feb. 7, the 38th day of 2016. There are 328 days left in the year. On Feb. 7, 1936, President Franklin D. Roosevelt authorized a flag for the office of the vice president. In 1795, the 11th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution,... Read more
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International Business Times
Shakespeare's 400th anniversary: New British Library show reveals the Bard as a 'quick-witted lothario' A vivid insight into William Shakespeare's character comes via a bawdy piece of
Shakespeare's 400th anniversary: New British Library show reveals the Bard as a 'quick-witted lothario'
International Business Times / Posted 5 days ago
A vivid insight into William Shakespeare's character comes via a bawdy piece of Elizabethan gossip, courtesy of a law student's diary which reveals the playwright's secret liaison with a female fan. On show for the first time, John Manningham's... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
In new case, Frenchwoman walks free after killing abusive husband Published: 6 February 2016 9:38 AM Experts coined the phrase ‘battered woman
In new case, Frenchwoman walks free after killing abusive husband
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 5 days ago
Published: 6 February 2016 9:38 AM Experts coined the phrase ‘battered woman syndrome’ in the 1970s to explain the psychological state of a woman subjected to such violence. But the... Read more
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The Age
What it's like to live with microcephaly, the birth defect linked to Zika emergency"She will not walk," a doctor told Ana Carolina Caceres' mother on the day she
What it's like to live with microcephaly, the birth defect linked to Zika emergency
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
"She will not walk," a doctor told Ana Carolina Caceres' mother on the day she was born. "She will not talk and, over time, she will enter a vegetative state until she dies." But the doctor was wrong, Caceres wrote in an essay for the BBC. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Girl With the Moves - Meet the Dancing BiochemistNjoki Wairua likes to refer to herself as The Dancing Biochemist, a title that
Girl With the Moves - Meet the Dancing Biochemist
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Njoki Wairua likes to refer to herself as The Dancing Biochemist, a title that combines two of her greatest passions - dance and biochemistry. Njoki is a ballerina, and is the Brand ambassador for the Academy of Dance and Art, a seven-year-old... Read more
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iafrica.com
Catholic group targets TarantinoA French court banned Lars von Trier's ultra-violent film Antichrist on Wednesd
Catholic group targets Tarantino
iafrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
A French court banned Lars von Trier's ultra-violent film Antichrist on Wednesday, with the Catholic group who brought the case also threatening to have Quentin Tarantino's new film also pulled from cinemas. The traditionalist group Promouvoir... Read more
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iol.co.za
What it's like to live with microcephalyWashington - “She will not walk,” a doctor told Ana Carolina Caceres's mother o
What it's like to live with microcephaly
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
Washington - “She will not walk,” a doctor told Ana Carolina Caceres's mother on the day she was born. “She will not talk and, over time, she will enter a vegetative state until she dies.” But the doctor was wrong, Caceres wrote in an essay for the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
France bans AntiChrist, Hateful Eight could be nextCharlotte Gainsbourg in Lars von Trier's Antichrist, a film that's now banned i
France bans AntiChrist, Hateful Eight could be next
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Charlotte Gainsbourg in Lars von Trier's Antichrist, a film that's now banned in France. A French court has banned Lars von Trier's ultra-violent film Antichrist, with the Catholic group who brought the case also threatening to have Quentin... Read more
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Zero Hedge
False Flags Are Just a Conspiracy Theor ... Admitted FactPresidents, Prime Ministers, Congressmen, Generals, Spooks, Soldiers and Police
False Flags Are Just a Conspiracy Theor ... Admitted Fact
Zero Hedge / Posted 8 days ago
Presidents, Prime Ministers, Congressmen, Generals, Spooks, Soldiers and Police ADMIT to False Flag Terror In the following instances, officials in the government which carried out the attack (or seriously proposed an attack) admit to it, either... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
France blocks 2009 Lars von Trier film 'Antichrist' over sex, violencePARIS - A French court ruled Wednesday that Lars von Trier's "Antichrist" could
France blocks 2009 Lars von Trier film 'Antichrist' over sex, violence
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 8 days ago
PARIS - A French court ruled Wednesday that Lars von Trier's "Antichrist" could no longer be shown, seven years after it was released, because it contains "extreme violence" and "unsimulated sex". US actor Willem Dafoe and French actress Charlotte... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
House arrest for man with guns at DisneylandCandles and a small statue of the Eiffel Tower placed at a memorial along a pol
House arrest for man with guns at Disneyland
News 24 South Africa / Posted 8 days ago
Candles and a small statue of the Eiffel Tower placed at a memorial along a police cordon set-up close to the Bataclan concert hall. (Miguel Medina, AFP) Meaux - A man found with guns in a Disneyland Paris hotel was on Tuesday condemned by a French... Read more
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The Record
What it’s like to live with microcephaly — the birth defect linked to Zika"She will not walk," a doctor told Ana Carolina Caceres's mother on the day she
What it’s like to live with microcephaly — the birth defect linked to Zika
The Record / Posted 8 days ago
"She will not walk," a doctor told Ana Carolina Caceres's mother on the day she was born. "She will not talk and, over time, she will enter a vegetative state until she dies." But the doctor was wrong, Caceres wrote in an essay for the BBC. The... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
What it's like to live with microcephaly, the birth defect linked to Zika emergency"She will not walk," a doctor told Ana Carolina Caceres' mother on the day she
What it's like to live with microcephaly, the birth defect linked to Zika emergency
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 days ago
"She will not walk," a doctor told Ana Carolina Caceres' mother on the day she was born. "She will not talk and, over time, she will enter a vegetative state until she dies." But the doctor was wrong, Caceres wrote in an essay for the BBC. The... Read more
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Canberra Times
What it's like to live with microcephaly, the birth defect linked to Zika emergency"She will not walk," a doctor told Ana Carolina Caceres' mother on the day she
What it's like to live with microcephaly, the birth defect linked to Zika emergency
Canberra Times / Posted 8 days ago
"She will not walk," a doctor told Ana Carolina Caceres' mother on the day she was born. "She will not talk and, over time, she will enter a vegetative state until she dies." But the doctor was wrong, Caceres wrote in an essay for the BBC. The... Read more
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Daily Mail
Disneyland Paris 'gunman' told to live his with his mum for six monthsMan who was arrested at Disneyland Paris armed with two guns and carrying a gui
Disneyland Paris 'gunman' told to live his with his mum for six months
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
Man who was arrested at Disneyland Paris armed with two guns and carrying a guide to the Koran is sentenced to house arrest The man, 28, was ordered to live at his mother's house for six months He tried to enter Disneyland Paris hotel with two... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Living with microcephaly, the Zika threatGleyse Kelly da Silva holds her daughter Maria Giovanna as she sleeps in their
Living with microcephaly, the Zika threat
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Gleyse Kelly da Silva holds her daughter Maria Giovanna as she sleeps in their house in Recife, Pernambuco state, Brazil. Photo / AP "She will not walk," a doctor told Ana Carolina Caceres's mother on the day she was born. "She will not talk and,... Read more
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PhysOrg
Family of Angolan rebel Savimbi sue 'Call of Duty' makersAngolan rebel chief Jonas Savimbi, seen addressing soldiers in Jamba on Decembe
Family of Angolan rebel Savimbi sue 'Call of Duty' makers
PhysOrg / Posted 9 days ago
Angolan rebel chief Jonas Savimbi, seen addressing soldiers in Jamba on December 11, 1985, is shown in "Call of Duty" as rallying his troops from the back of a tank as the MPLA advances on them The children of slain Angolan rebel chief Jonas Savimbi... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Family of Angolan rebel Savimbi sue 'Call of Duty' makersNANTERRE (FRANCE) - The children of slain Angolan rebel chief Jonas Savimbi wil
Family of Angolan rebel Savimbi sue 'Call of Duty' makers
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 9 days ago
NANTERRE (FRANCE) - The children of slain Angolan rebel chief Jonas Savimbi will try to convince a French court Wednesday that the wildly popular video game "Call of Duty" defamed their father by representing him as a "barbarian". Angolan rebel... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Beauty of all ballets dances to VernonThe fairytale about a young woman placed under a spell to sleep for 100 years i
Beauty of all ballets dances to Vernon
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 11 days ago
The fairytale about a young woman placed under a spell to sleep for 100 years is about to dance to the local stage. Canada’s acclaimed Ballet Jörgen waltzes into the Vernon Performing Arts Centre Feb. 9 with Tchaikovsky’s beloved classical ballet... Read more
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BC Local News
Beauty of all ballets dances to VernonThe fairytale about a young woman placed under a spell to sleep for 100 years i
Beauty of all ballets dances to Vernon
BC Local News / Posted 11 days ago
The fairytale about a young woman placed under a spell to sleep for 100 years is about to dance to the local stage. Canada’s acclaimed Ballet Jörgen waltzes into the Vernon Performing Arts Centre Feb. 9 with Tchaikovsky’s beloved classical ballet... Read more
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Aliran Online
Scorpene scandal surfaces in French court; Suaram vindicatedYou can now share this post using the Whatsapp button visible on smartphones.
Scorpene scandal surfaces in French court; Suaram vindicated
Aliran Online / Posted 13 days ago
You can now share this post using the Whatsapp button visible on smartphones. After six long years of investigations, this first indictment of the arms maker shows that Suaram’s suspicion of commissions paid to Malaysian officials in the Scorpene... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Hong Kong likely to deport ‘anti-Semitic’ French comedianCONTROVERSIAL French comedian Dieudonne M’Bala M’Bala will likely be deported f
Hong Kong likely to deport ‘anti-Semitic’ French comedian
Asian Correspondent / Posted 13 days ago
CONTROVERSIAL French comedian Dieudonne M’Bala M’Bala will likely be deported from Hong Kong, his production company said. He had flown there earlier to perform in the city, but was detained by authorities at the airport. Dieudonne has been hounded... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
French court indicts duo linked to Scorpene kickbacks, says report Published: 29 January 2016 12:16 PM An AFP report named Abdul Razak Baginda,
French court indicts duo linked to Scorpene kickbacks, says report
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 13 days ago
Published: 29 January 2016 12:16 PM An AFP report named Abdul Razak Baginda, a former aide of Datuk Seri Najib Razak, of the person who received millions of euro in kickbacks in the... Read more
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AceShowbiz
Here's the First Look at Brianna on Starz's 'Outlander'Meet Brianna of Starz's "Outlander". The fantasy drama series has cast newcomer
Here's the First Look at Brianna on Starz's 'Outlander'
AceShowbiz / Posted 13 days ago
Meet Brianna of Starz's "Outlander". The fantasy drama series has cast newcomer Sophie Skelton in the coveted role for its second season. The casting news was announced on the show's official Facebook page along with first look at the British actress... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
French court orders Eric Clapton to pay compensation over ‘Layla’ album cover PARIS (AFP) – A Paris court on Thursday ordered rock legend Eric Clapton to h
French court orders Eric Clapton to pay compensation over ‘Layla’ album cover
Manila Bulletin / Posted 13 days ago
PARIS (AFP) – A Paris court on Thursday ordered rock legend Eric Clapton to hand over 15,000 euros ($16,400) to the family of a painter for modifying a picture used on the... Read more
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E! Online
Outlander Finally Cast Brianna: #Breewatch Is Over!The #Breewatch is over! Outlander fans, we'd like to officially introduce you
Outlander Finally Cast Brianna: #Breewatch Is Over!
E! Online / Posted 14 days ago
The #Breewatch is over! Outlander fans, we'd like to officially introduce you to your Brianna. Warning: major Outlander book spoilers ahead! If you don't want to be spoiled on a major season two and beyond storyline, avert your eyes now... Sophie... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Top French court hears Nicolas Sarkozy case Nicolas Sarkozy is expected to seek the conservative nomination to run for pr
Top French court hears Nicolas Sarkozy case
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
Nicolas Sarkozy is expected to seek the conservative nomination to run for president again next year Nicolas Sarkozy's lawyers have asked France's highest court to throw out evidence obtained through... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
French surrogate mom on trial for duping gaysBlois - A French court is trying a woman on charges of defrauding two gay coupl
French surrogate mom on trial for duping gays
News 24 South Africa / Posted 15 days ago
Blois - A French court is trying a woman on charges of defrauding two gay couples who hired her as a surrogate mother, which is illegal in France. "I just wanted to make people happy," the sobbing 37-year-old defendant told the court in the Loire... Read more
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The Advocate
Lafayette arrest report for Jan. 26Arrests posted Jan. 25, 2016, on the Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s website. MARIO
Lafayette arrest report for Jan. 26
The Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
Arrests posted Jan. 25, 2016, on the Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s website. MARIO BIDAL ALVAREZ-GARCIA: 22, of the 300 block of Pecan Grove Road, Scott. He was booked on misdemeanor domestic abuse child endangerment. JULES BATISTE: 24, of the 1800... Read more
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The Advocate
Lafayette arrest report for Jan. 26Arrests posted Jan. 25, 2016, on the Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s website. MARIO
Lafayette arrest report for Jan. 26
The Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
Arrests posted Jan. 25, 2016, on the Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s website. MARIO BIDAL ALVAREZ-GARCIA: 22, of the 300 block of Pecan Grove Road, Scott. He was booked on misdemeanor domestic abuse child endangerment. JULES BATISTE: 24, of the 1800... Read more
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Bolton News
Aid worker and Bolton singer join forces to highlight plight of refugeesAN AID worker who was arrested for bringing a young Afghan refugee from a camp
Aid worker and Bolton singer join forces to highlight plight of refugees
Bolton News / Posted 17 days ago
AN AID worker who was arrested for bringing a young Afghan refugee from a camp in Calais to the UK was in Bolton to show his support for a singer raising money for those who have fled their war-torn homeland. Rob Lawrie, aged 49, avoided jail after... Read more
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Bolton News
Bolton singer highlighting plight of refugees supported by British aid workerAN AID worker who was arrested for bringing a young Afghan refugee from a camp
Bolton singer highlighting plight of refugees supported by British aid worker
Bolton News / Posted 17 days ago
AN AID worker who was arrested for bringing a young Afghan refugee from a camp in Calais to the UK was in Bolton to show his support for a singer raising money for those who have fled their war-torn homeland. Rob Lawrie, aged 49, avoided jail after... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Chinese nanny gets 20 years for chopping up employersParis - A French court on Friday handed a 20-year jail term to a Chinese nanny
Chinese nanny gets 20 years for chopping up employers
News 24 South Africa / Posted 19 days ago
Paris - A French court on Friday handed a 20-year jail term to a Chinese nanny for murdering and chopping up her employers after their 2-month-old baby died in her care. The woman, 34-year-old Hui Zhang, had admitted killing the couple, Ying Wang... Read more
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Reuters
IMF boss Lagarde says will run for second mandateChristine Lagarde, Managing Director, International Monetary Fund (IMF), adjust
IMF boss Lagarde says will run for second mandate
Reuters / Posted 20 days ago
Christine Lagarde, Managing Director, International Monetary Fund (IMF), adjusts her headphones at the session 'Where Is the Chinese Economy Heading?' of the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland January 21,... Read more
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The Irish Times
Lagarde wins backing for second term as IMF headMs Lagarde’s initial five-year term as managing director expires on July 5th, a
Lagarde wins backing for second term as IMF head
The Irish Times / Posted 21 days ago
Ms Lagarde’s initial five-year term as managing director expires on July 5th, and IMF executive board member Aleksei Mozhin said he expects the board to complete its selection process by early March. Ms Lagarde, a former French finance minister, was... Read more
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iol.co.za
IMF opens search for top jobWashington - The International Monetary Fund said it plans an open selection pr
IMF opens search for top job
iol.co.za / Posted 21 days ago
Washington - The International Monetary Fund said it plans an open selection process for its top job and will begin accepting nominations on Thursday, even though Christine Lagarde has said she is open to another term leading the crisis... Read more
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Reuters
IMF opens search for top job; Lagarde has offered to serve againInternational Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Christine Lagarde returns t
IMF opens search for top job; Lagarde has offered to serve again
Reuters / Posted 21 days ago
International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Christine Lagarde returns to her office after an interview at IMF headquarters in Washington July 1, 2015. WASHINGTON The International Monetary Fund said it plans an open selection process for its... Read more
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Daily Mail
Jonathan Rhys-Meyers flashes his inked chest inunbuttoned denim shirtJonathan Rhys-Meyers flashes his inked chest in an unbuttoned denim shirt as he
Jonathan Rhys-Meyers flashes his inked chest inunbuttoned denim shirt
Daily Mail / Posted 23 days ago
Jonathan Rhys-Meyers flashes his inked chest in an unbuttoned denim shirt as he steps out to run errands in Malibu His striking good looks and Irish charm have made him a favourite with film fans across the world. And Jonathan Rhys Meyers appeared... Read more
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Yahoo News
Nanny nightmare: Chinese pair in French court over grisly murders The first floor of the apartment lived in by two victims of a Chinese couple,
Nanny nightmare: Chinese pair in French court over grisly murders
Yahoo News / Posted 24 days ago
The first floor of the apartment lived in by two victims of a Chinese couple, who admitted to have killed another couple whose bodies were found in the Bois de Vincennes forest, near... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Security forces retake Burkina Faso hotel from al-Qaeda fighters, but dozens dead Published: 17 January 2016 7:23 AM A gendarme inspects burnt-out vehicles ou
Security forces retake Burkina Faso hotel from al-Qaeda fighters, but dozens dead
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 25 days ago
Published: 17 January 2016 7:23 AM A gendarme inspects burnt-out vehicles outside the Splendid Hotel in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, yesterday, after security forces... Read more
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Swissinfo
Burkina hotel retaken from al Qaeda fighters, but dozens deadBy Mathieu Bonkoungou and Nadoun Coulibaly OUAGADOUGOU (Reuters) - Security fo
Burkina hotel retaken from al Qaeda fighters, but dozens dead
Swissinfo / Posted 25 days ago
By Mathieu Bonkoungou and Nadoun Coulibaly OUAGADOUGOU (Reuters) - Security forces in Burkina Faso retook a hotel in the capital on Saturday a day after al Qaeda fighters seized it in an assault that killed at least 28 people from at least 18... Read more
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Swissinfo
Burkina hotel retaken after Islamist attack, but dozens deadBy Mathieu Bonkoungou and Nadoun Coulibaly OUAGADOUGOU (Reuters) - Security fo
Burkina hotel retaken after Islamist attack, but dozens dead
Swissinfo / Posted 25 days ago
By Mathieu Bonkoungou and Nadoun Coulibaly OUAGADOUGOU (Reuters) - Security forces in Burkina Faso retook a hotel in the capital on Saturday a day after al Qaeda fighters seized it in an assault that killed two dozen people from at least 18... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Uber Fined $7M For Denying Info to Calif. RegulatorsUber picked up a hefty tab Wednesday when a judge fined the taxi-alternative's
Uber Fined $7M For Denying Info to Calif. Regulators
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 26 days ago
Uber picked up a hefty tab Wednesday when a judge fined the taxi-alternative's California subsidiary $7.3 million for refusing to give state regulators information about its business practices, including when its drivers turn down ride requests and... Read more
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