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Mashable
How Airbnb is glad-handing its way to legality in Australiagetting in first with the lobbying," Rennie said. He also suggested the boilin
How Airbnb is glad-handing its way to legality in Australia
Mashable / Posted 4 minutes ago
getting in first with the lobbying," Rennie said. He also suggested the boiling frog analogy was apt for Airbnb's gambit in Australia. You know the one: If you boil the water immediately, the frog jumps out. If you raise it slowly, and... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
‘The Night Of’ Finale: Read the Full Text of John Turturro’s Big Speech to the Juryof Nasir “Naz” Khan finally reaching its conclusion. Lawyer Jack Stone, played
‘The Night Of’ Finale: Read the Full Text of John Turturro’s Big Speech to the Jury
Houston Chronicle / Posted 32 minutes ago
of Nasir “Naz” Khan finally reaching its conclusion. Lawyer Jack Stone, played by John Turturro, attempted a desperate gambit midway through the episode, using security footage of Chandra Kapoor kissing Naz to claim an ethics breach and try to... Read more
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Daily Mail
Kendall Jenner wears skimpy hotpants to dinner with Caitlynher lingerie Hot to trot: The fine filly showcased her lithe legs and delightf
Kendall Jenner wears skimpy hotpants to dinner with Caitlyn
Daily Mail / Posted an hour ago
her lingerie Hot to trot: The fine filly showcased her lithe legs and delightful derriere in denim hotpants Style gambit: She completed her ensemble with a pair of chessboard-esque design sunglasses The 66-year-old, who looked great in an... Read more
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The Telegraph
Mehbooba's desperate crynot when New Delhi has decided to turn openly hot on Balochistan." Asked wheth
Mehbooba's desperate cry
The Telegraph / Posted 9 hours ago
not when New Delhi has decided to turn openly hot on Balochistan." Asked whether her Pakistan plea could be an opening gambit to lay the blame with Delhi and eventually pull out of the coalition to reclaim her political space, he turned blunt:... Read more
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asianage
As polls near, RSS takes centrestageface of radical Hindu nationalism unleashed under the benevolent gaze of presen
As polls near, RSS takes centrestage
asianage / Posted 14 hours ago
face of radical Hindu nationalism unleashed under the benevolent gaze of present rulers. Mr Shah’s neo-Buddhist Agra gambit was meant to be an antidote to the depression that set in after Una. With it, it was hoped, the BJP’s humiliation... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Govt readies Rs 2,000 crore package for refugees from PoKon Independence Day, Modi again referred to the three regions under the control
Govt readies Rs 2,000 crore package for refugees from PoK
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 22 hours ago
on Independence Day, Modi again referred to the three regions under the control of Pakistan. In its latest diplomatic gambit, the government has said that PoK and Gilgit-Baltistan are part of Jammu and Kashmir. There have been reports that... Read more
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asianage
Modi govt readies Rs 2,000 cr package for refugees from PoKnation on Independence Day, he again referred to the three regions under the co
Modi govt readies Rs 2,000 cr package for refugees from PoK
asianage / Posted yesterday
nation on Independence Day, he again referred to the three regions under the control of Pakistan. In its latest diplomatic gambit, the government has said that PoK and Gilgit-Baltistan are part of Jammu and Kashmir. There have been reports that... Read more
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The Economic Times
Government to announce Rs 2,000 cr package for refugees from PoKnation on Independence Day, he again referred to the three regions under the co
Government to announce Rs 2,000 cr package for refugees from PoK
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
nation on Independence Day, he again referred to the three regions under the control of Pakistan. In its latest diplomatic gambit, the government has said that PoK and Gilgit-Baltistan are part of Jammu and Kashmir. There have been reports that... Read more
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dna
Government readies Rs 2,000 crore package for refugees from PoKnation on Independence Day, he again referred to the three regions under the co
Government readies Rs 2,000 crore package for refugees from PoK
dna / Posted yesterday
nation on Independence Day, he again referred to the three regions under the control of Pakistan. In its latest diplomatic gambit, the government has said that PoK and Gilgit-Baltistan are part of Jammu and Kashmir. There have been reports that... Read more
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Op-Ed News
America: Still Separate and Unequaland white, Democrats and Republicans, applaud the nation for having moved beyon
America: Still Separate and Unequal
Op-Ed News / Posted yesterday
and white, Democrats and Republicans, applaud the nation for having moved beyond the stigma of racism. That's the opening gambit of "a safe public narrative." They point to a few Blacks, including President Barack Obama, as "proof positive" that... Read more
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Motorsport.com
Belgian GP: Rosberg sees off Verstappen challenge for Spa pole0.149s behind Rosberg's best time, and becomes the youngest front row starter i
Belgian GP: Rosberg sees off Verstappen challenge for Spa pole
Motorsport.com / Posted yesterday
0.149s behind Rosberg's best time, and becomes the youngest front row starter in Formula 1 history. Rosberg's opening Q3 gambit was 1m46.744s, which only beat Verstappen's first effort of 1m46.893s by a tenth and a half. Vettel was third, over... Read more
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The Temasek Review
The objective thinkers in red dot « Opinion « TR EMERITUSbig power conflict. Asean’s recent position, to throw itself into the American
The objective thinkers in red dot « Opinion « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted yesterday
big power conflict. Asean’s recent position, to throw itself into the American camp against China could be a short sighted gambit. By going against China and sucked into the American embrace, what would happen should Donald Trump become the next... Read more
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Philly.com
MLB made $9.5 billion while minor leaguers live below the poverty lineway for franchises to expand their scouting networks and for poverty-stricken f
MLB made $9.5 billion while minor leaguers live below the poverty line
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
way for franchises to expand their scouting networks and for poverty-stricken families to go all-in on a high-risk gambit. If a player does eventually sign, he is sent to some faraway outpost to begin the climb through baseball's ranks.... Read more
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express
Andy Murray given favourable draw as he bids for US Open glory at Flushing Meadowshas lost his previous two matches with the Scot but he must still be considered
Andy Murray given favourable draw as he bids for US Open glory at Flushing Meadows
express / Posted yesterday
has lost his previous two matches with the Scot but he must still be considered dangerous. If Murray survives his opening gambit he could face Juan Monaco or Gilles Simon in the first week, two vastly-experienced campaigners who have an abundance... Read more
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iol.co.za
ANC knives out in JZ-Pravin impassehis first tacit questioning of the president since becoming his deputy - which
ANC knives out in JZ-Pravin impasse
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
his first tacit questioning of the president since becoming his deputy - which is likely to be interpreted as his opening gambit in the succession race that is gathering steam in the wake of the ANC’s poor election results. Amid signs that the... Read more
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The Columbian
Here’s how Mexican journalist avoided iPhone spyware hackmember of the Aristegui Online team to receive such baited messages. No one kno
Here’s how Mexican journalist avoided iPhone spyware hack
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
member of the Aristegui Online team to receive such baited messages. No one knows for sure who was behind the surveillance gambit. But one expert said he thought the NSO Group surveillance spyware had been sold to governments all over the world.... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Here’s how Mexican journalist avoided iPhone spyware hackmember of the Aristegui Online team to receive such baited messages. No one kno
Here’s how Mexican journalist avoided iPhone spyware hack
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
member of the Aristegui Online team to receive such baited messages. No one knows for sure who was behind the surveillance gambit. But one expert said he thought the NSO Group surveillance spyware had been sold to governments all over the world.... Read more
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Providence Business News
The power of reviewsThe servers or host staff usually catch on that a review is in progress. In a
The power of reviews
Providence Business News / Posted 2 days ago
The servers or host staff usually catch on that a review is in progress. In a confidence game such as the bogus review gambit, the scam only works if the scammer can create a position of strength from knowledge or perception he or she creates.... Read more
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IGN
Worms WMD Reviewin the middle of a battle and potentially waste a move when learning about the
Worms WMD Review
IGN / Posted 2 days ago
in the middle of a battle and potentially waste a move when learning about the uses for certain weapons. WMD's biggest new gambit are powerful but risky vehicles like tanks and helicopters. All of those items are mostly standard Worms equipment... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Step Aside, ‘Captain America': Horror Movies Are This Summer’s Real WinnersAmerica: Civil War” and “Finding Dory,” but the real winner this season is the
Step Aside, ‘Captain America': Horror Movies Are This Summer’s Real Winners
Houston Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
America: Civil War” and “Finding Dory,” but the real winner this season is the horror genre. It’s long been a profitable gambit for Hollywood studios, and that trend doesn’t show any signs of relenting, if the recent successes of New Line’s... Read more
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Orange County Register
The debate debate: How many is enough in U.S. Senate race?to limit the voters to only two debate opportunities.” In Sanchez’s Tuesday in
The debate debate: How many is enough in U.S. Senate race?
Orange County Register / Posted 2 days ago
to limit the voters to only two debate opportunities.” In Sanchez’s Tuesday interview, conservative host Carl DeMaio raised the possibility the congresswoman’s gambit could result in no debates. “If I get nothing, I get nothing,” Sanchez re... Read more
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The Indian Express
Gilgit NRIs: Plan to call them for Pravasi Divas 2017to make the point that these people are part of the Indian diaspora. This ties
Gilgit NRIs: Plan to call them for Pravasi Divas 2017
The Indian Express / Posted 2 days ago
to make the point that these people are part of the Indian diaspora. This ties in with the government’s latest diplomatic gambit that Pakistan-occupied-Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan are part of Jammu and Kashmir. This narrative has gained momentum... Read more
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/Film
Rupert Wyatt Sci-Fi Movie 'Captive State' in the Worksbut he’s been attracting some high-profile gigs since that 2011 reboot. For a b
Rupert Wyatt Sci-Fi Movie 'Captive State' in the Works
/Film / Posted 2 days ago
but he’s been attracting some high-profile gigs since that 2011 reboot. For a brief period of time, he was going to direct Gambit, but then he exited the comic book movie, due to some creative differences. The other science-fiction project he’s... Read more
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IGN
Keepin' It Reel, Episode 337: Summer Movies 2016 Hits and MissesPlus, Zendaya's casting in Spider-Man: Homecoming, Justice League Dark, Gambit
Keepin' It Reel, Episode 337: Summer Movies 2016 Hits and Misses
IGN / Posted 2 days ago
Plus, Zendaya's casting in Spider-Man: Homecoming, Justice League Dark, Gambit and more. Welcome back to Keepin' It Reel, the IGN show where Jim Vejvoda and Terri Schwartz are joined by Eric Goldman to bring you the latest genre movie news. This... Read more
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NBC News
Activists Praise Spelman College Consideration of Trans Student Admissionwho have come through the Spelman gates and identified as trans," she told NBCO
Activists Praise Spelman College Consideration of Trans Student Admission
NBC News / Posted 2 days ago
who have come through the Spelman gates and identified as trans," she told NBCOUT. The opinions on the topic have run the gambit, from being completely in support of the idea to concerns of uncertainty, Bond reports. "Sophia B. Packard and... Read more
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Al.com
Alabama Senate Pro Tem's lottery gambit puts hundreds of local laws at riskupped the stakes, putting hundreds of Alabama local laws at risk if Merrill doe
Alabama Senate Pro Tem's lottery gambit puts hundreds of local laws at risk
Al.com / Posted 2 days ago
upped the stakes, putting hundreds of Alabama local laws at risk if Merrill doesn't take action. To understand how Marsh's gambit works, you have to understand a little bit about how the Alabama Legislature passes local bills and how those bills... Read more
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/Film
FX's Legion Will "Relate" to X-Men Movies, Says Bryan SingerFox’s X-Men universe continues to branch out on the big screen, with this year’
FX's Legion Will "Relate" to X-Men Movies, Says Bryan Singer
/Film / Posted 3 days ago
Fox’s X-Men universe continues to branch out on the big screen, with this year’s Deadpool and the upcoming Wolverine, Gambit, and New Mutants movies. But could it expand all the way to the small screen? According to Bryan Singer, FX’s upcoming series... Read more
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Raw Story
No, EpiPen did not lower their drug price — they pulled a sneaky ’Pharma bro’ trick insteadoffered to hospitals that allowed Turing to maintain their profits but cut the
No, EpiPen did not lower their drug price — they pulled a sneaky ’Pharma bro’ trick instead
Raw Story / Posted 3 days ago
offered to hospitals that allowed Turing to maintain their profits but cut the cost to some customers. That’s the same gambit Mylan is pursuing for EpiPens. Bresch said the company had offered coupons instead of cutting the cost because... Read more
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FOX Business
Advanced Micro Devices Inc. Quadruples in 2016 -- How Risky Is the Stock Now?so successful for AMD that the current stock price proves to be pessimistic. Bu
Advanced Micro Devices Inc. Quadruples in 2016 -- How Risky Is the Stock Now?
FOX Business / Posted 3 days ago
so successful for AMD that the current stock price proves to be pessimistic. But betting on a best-case scenario is a risky gambit. Anything short of perfection will lead to trouble for investors. A secret billion-dollar stock opportunityThe... Read more
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FOX Business
Advanced Micro Devices Inc. Quadruples in 2016 -- How Risky Is the Stock Now?so successful for AMD that the current stock price proves to be pessimistic. Bu
Advanced Micro Devices Inc. Quadruples in 2016 -- How Risky Is the Stock Now?
FOX Business / Posted 3 days ago
so successful for AMD that the current stock price proves to be pessimistic. But betting on a best-case scenario is a risky gambit. Anything short of perfection will lead to trouble for investors. A secret billion-dollar stock opportunityThe... Read more
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express
Keanu Reeves back as Constantine? Justice League Dark with Swamp Thing, Deadman, Zatannaother films. As the superhero game of musical chairs continues, Channing Tatum
Keanu Reeves back as Constantine? Justice League Dark with Swamp Thing, Deadman, Zatanna
express / Posted 3 days ago
other films. As the superhero game of musical chairs continues, Channing Tatum's loss is Justice League Dark's gain as Gambit has lost its latest director to the dark side. Doug Liman will now helm the Warner Bros and DC Entertainment... Read more
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express
Are the X-Men joining the Avengers movies? Marvel directors FINALLY speak outits secrecy. Fox will be looking to reboot the X-Men franchise after Hugh Jack
Are the X-Men joining the Avengers movies? Marvel directors FINALLY speak out
express / Posted 3 days ago
its secrecy. Fox will be looking to reboot the X-Men franchise after Hugh Jackman’s last bout in Wolverine 3 and a deal with Disney could be the way forward. Also in development at Fox is Deadpool 2, Gambit, New Mutants and X-Force.Related arti... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
“Vaccine exceptionalism”: With friends like these, who needs enemies?up, Dreger engages in what I’ve liked to refer to since the very earliest days
“Vaccine exceptionalism”: With friends like these, who needs enemies?
ScienceBlogs / Posted 4 days ago
up, Dreger engages in what I’ve liked to refer to since the very earliest days of this blog as the “pharma shill gambit,” which is basically a form of poisoning the well and discrediting someone with whom you disagree by attacking the... Read more
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The Register
Microsoft baits new vSphere-to-Hyper-V switch offerit needs to be to haul revenue through the door, but it and VMware have told th
Microsoft baits new vSphere-to-Hyper-V switch offer
The Register / Posted 4 days ago
it needs to be to haul revenue through the door, but it and VMware have told the market that acquiring EMC will add a billion dollars to VMware's annual revenue over time. That scoreboard will tell us if this new Microsoft gambit was a game-change... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Bourne Identity director tapped to take on Justice League Darkover the reins of the supernatural adventure after pulling out of another delay
Bourne Identity director tapped to take on Justice League Dark
Calgary Sun / Posted 4 days ago
over the reins of the supernatural adventure after pulling out of another delayed comic book movie, Marvel's X-Men spin-off Gambit, reports Variety.com. Justice League Dark is separate from Zack Snyder's Justice League franchise, which features Man... Read more
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Daily Maverick
And then there was one: The woman likely to be the next Public Protector, Busisiwe Mkhwebaneall opposition parties objected to Desai. “I’ve just come to ask you not to app
And then there was one: The woman likely to be the next Public Protector, Busisiwe Mkhwebane
Daily Maverick / Posted 4 days ago
all opposition parties objected to Desai. “I’ve just come to ask you not to appoint Judge Desai,” was Malema’s opening gambit. “Oh, we are not there yet. I thought we are debating.” But the list of short-listed candidates kicked off with... Read more
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IGN
Doug Liman Exits Gambit to Direct DC's Justice League Dark Movie, Dark Universefor January start. Edge of Tomorrow and The Bourne Identity's Doug Liman has r
Doug Liman Exits Gambit to Direct DC's Justice League Dark Movie, Dark Universe
IGN / Posted 4 days ago
for January start. Edge of Tomorrow and The Bourne Identity's Doug Liman has reportedly left the director's chair of Gambit for the supernatural superhero pic Dark Universe, Warner Bros.' and DC Films' planned feature film version of Justice... Read more
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/Film
Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan TV Series Plot and More Details Emergeit would see Jack Ryan uncovering a pattern in terrorist communication that lau
Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan TV Series Plot and More Details Emerge
/Film / Posted 4 days ago
it would see Jack Ryan uncovering a pattern in terrorist communication that launches him into the center of a dangerous gambit with a new breed of terrorism that threatens destruction on a global scale. But now John Krasinski has revealed some... Read more
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Washington City Paper
How Long Have Adult Diapers Been Around?remaining defiantly active, others relying on the powerful spokesperson the com
How Long Have Adult Diapers Been Around?
Washington City Paper / Posted 4 days ago
remaining defiantly active, others relying on the powerful spokesperson the company found in actress June Allyson. Their gambit proved successful, with Kimberly-Clark commanding nearly half of the adult-incontinence market today. No medical... Read more
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AceShowbiz
Doug Liman Abandons 'Gambit' Movie, Will Now Direct 'Justice League Dark'Liman has jumped from 21st Century Fox to Warner Brothers. The "Edge of Tomorro
Doug Liman Abandons 'Gambit' Movie, Will Now Direct 'Justice League Dark'
AceShowbiz / Posted 4 days ago
Liman has jumped from 21st Century Fox to Warner Brothers. The "Edge of Tomorrow" director bows out of the long-gestating "Gambit" movie and now is attached to serve behind the lens for another comic book adaptation "Justice League... Read more
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Variety
Doug Liman to Direct ‘Dark Universe’ for DC, Warner Bros.Gilio is writing the script. Warner Bros. had no comment. Sources also added
Doug Liman to Direct ‘Dark Universe’ for DC, Warner Bros.
Variety / Posted 4 days ago
Gilio is writing the script. Warner Bros. had no comment. Sources also added that Liman has left the Channing Tatum “Gambit” which insiders say is a mutual split between the studio and Liman. While plot details are being kept under wraps,... Read more
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/Film
Justice League Dark to Be Directed by Doug Limanyou’ve got a bit of déjà vu that may be because Liman was recently linked to an
Justice League Dark to Be Directed by Doug Liman
/Film / Posted 4 days ago
you’ve got a bit of déjà vu that may be because Liman was recently linked to another superhero project, 20th Century Fox’s Gambit. As you’ve probably guessed, he’s not making that one anymore. Specific plot details are being kept under wraps for... Read more
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Al.com
How Jefferson County Republicans helped kill Bentley's lottery bill, at least for nowFund budget, and Gov. Bentley shouldn't allow them to leave Montgomery until th
How Jefferson County Republicans helped kill Bentley's lottery bill, at least for now
Al.com / Posted 4 days ago
Fund budget, and Gov. Bentley shouldn't allow them to leave Montgomery until the job is done. If it's the latter -- and they reverse course in the coming days or hours -- then you, Mr. and Ms. Taxpayer, will have to pay for their political g... Read more
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Daily Mail
Jenna Dewan-Tatum turns heads in VERY short dress and thigh-high bootsCraig, Seth MacFarlane, Riley Keough and Katherine Heigle in director Steven So
Jenna Dewan-Tatum turns heads in VERY short dress and thigh-high boots
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
Craig, Seth MacFarlane, Riley Keough and Katherine Heigle in director Steven Soderbergh's heist movie Logan Lucky, while Gambit is due out in 2018. Little and large: Hunky Channing Tatum, who stands 6ft 1in, towered over his petite 5ft 3ins wife... Read more
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The Atlantic
How Obama Is Enabling the Next President to Launch Illegal Warsthem how. We must as, a nation, be more unpredictable. But they’re going to be
How Obama Is Enabling the Next President to Launch Illegal Wars
The Atlantic / Posted 4 days ago
them how. We must as, a nation, be more unpredictable. But they’re going to be gone. And soon.” If the Department’s legal gambit succeeds, it will be impossible for anybody to challenge President Trump when he cites Obama’s precedent in taking his... Read more
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BBC News
Why did Sir Richard Branson take on Jeremy Corbyn?A public attack on a politician is a risky gambit for a businessperson, even wh
Why did Sir Richard Branson take on Jeremy Corbyn?
BBC News / Posted 4 days ago
A public attack on a politician is a risky gambit for a businessperson, even when they are as well-known and publicly admired as Virgin tycoon Sir Richard Branson. Bankers, energy company bosses and most recently Sir Philip Green bear the scars of... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Martin continues hot streak, powering Blue Jays to win over Angelstime this season that manager John Gibbons has used Martin as the DH in a game
Martin continues hot streak, powering Blue Jays to win over Angels
The Globe and Mail / Posted 5 days ago
time this season that manager John Gibbons has used Martin as the DH in a game Thole has caught, and you could say the gambit was a success. Martin clocked three hits in the game, including a double, and drove in Toronto’s first run. He would... Read more
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Daily Mail
Mum's treat! Jenna Dewan takes little princess Everly to the moviesCraig, Seth MacFarlane, Riley Keough and Katherine Heigle in director Steven So
Mum's treat! Jenna Dewan takes little princess Everly to the movies
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Craig, Seth MacFarlane, Riley Keough and Katherine Heigle in director Steven Soderbergh's heist movie Logan Lucky, while Gambit is due out in 2018. Little and large: Hunky Channing Tatum, who stands 6ft 1in, towered over his petite 5ft 3ins wife... Read more
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Zero Hedge
How The Fed's Facebook PR Campaign Went Terribly WrongFed's launched its first Facebook page last Thursday, in an attempt to mollify
How The Fed's Facebook PR Campaign Went Terribly Wrong
Zero Hedge / Posted 5 days ago
Fed's launched its first Facebook page last Thursday, in an attempt to mollify the masses with this odd public relations gambit in which the Fed tried to pass off as "one of the people", the result was... "not what it had expected." Overnight,... Read more
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Express and Star
Prisons in crisis: Meet the officers in fear for their lives every day « Express & Starlooking into the current problems facing the UK’s prisons and what can be done
Prisons in crisis: Meet the officers in fear for their lives every day « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 5 days ago
looking into the current problems facing the UK’s prisons and what can be done to help turn them around. In his opening gambit, Mr Fairhurst said: “It is absolutely horrendous at the moment, with violence the big problem. The Ministry of Justice... Read more
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