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Reuters
Migrants scuffle with Hungary police; dead toddler's image shocks EuropeBICSKE, Hungary/MUGLA, Turkey Migrants forced from a train in Hungary scuffled
Migrants scuffle with Hungary police; dead toddler's image shocks Europe
Reuters / Posted 11 minutes ago
BICSKE, Hungary/MUGLA, Turkey Migrants forced from a train in Hungary scuffled with helmeted riot police and some clung to railway tracks on Thursday, as politicians across Europe struggled to respond to public opinion appalled by images of a drowned... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Canada: Syria family didn't file refugee requestThe latest Thursday on the European migrant crisis (all times GMT): 2240 GMT
Canada: Syria family didn't file refugee request
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 13 minutes ago
The latest Thursday on the European migrant crisis (all times GMT): 2240 GMT Luxembourg's foreign minister has criticized the prime minister of Hungary for saying the migrant crisis in Europe was really "a German problem." Jean Asselborn told... Read more
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Squawka
Del Bosque confirms Spain almost called up Victor ValdesManchester United goalkeeper Victor Valdes was almost called up to the Spain in
Del Bosque confirms Spain almost called up Victor Valdes
Squawka / Posted 16 minutes ago
Manchester United goalkeeper Victor Valdes was almost called up to the Spain international side by manager Vicente Del Bosque, per La Sexta (via Despite only featuring twice for United since joining in January of this year, Del Bosque considered... Read more
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Daily Mail
Woman who makes $25m a year on eBay reveals how to make money online1. The original Hollywood sign, $450,000 The original Hollywood sign sold for
Woman who makes $25m a year on eBay reveals how to make money online
Daily Mail / Posted 17 minutes ago
1. The original Hollywood sign, $450,000 The original Hollywood sign sold for $450,000 in 2005. While most people only know 'the' Hollywood sign that currently resides in Los Angeles, there are in fact two of them. The first one, installed in 1923... Read more
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The Washington Times
Pope Francis U.S. visit: Archbishop Joseph Kurtz warns against politicizing tripThe head of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops is asking Americans to give
Pope Francis U.S. visit: Archbishop Joseph Kurtz warns against politicizing trip
The Washington Times / Posted 18 minutes ago
The head of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops is asking Americans to give Pope Francis “room” to speak later this month without having it co-opted by those looking to force him to referee political debates here at home. Archbishop Joseph Kurtz... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
David Cameron set to unveil plans to help more Syrian refugeesDavid Cameron is expected to come forward with new plans within the next few da
David Cameron set to unveil plans to help more Syrian refugees
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 22 minutes ago
David Cameron is expected to come forward with new plans within the next few days which could see thousands more Syrian refugees come to the UK. Urgent work was under way in Whitehall on the scale and nature of the plan, amid intense pressure on the... Read more
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The Hindu
Chennai todayRELIGION Lalitha Sahasranamam: K. Balasubramanyam, 18/65, 3{+r}{+d}Main Road,
Chennai today
The Hindu / Posted 39 minutes ago
RELIGION Lalitha Sahasranamam: K. Balasubramanyam, 18/65, 3{+r}{+d}Main Road, Gandhinagar, Adyar, 10.30 a.m. Thiruvallimaeniyai Kandeynae: Venu Raza Narayanan, Sri Adi Kesava Perumal Koil, Chindatripet, 6.30 p.m. Krishna Jananam: Jaya Srinivasan,... Read more
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Shropshire Star
David Cameron set to unveil plans to help more Syrian refugees « Shropshire StarUrgent work was under way in Whitehall on the scale and nature of the plan, ami
David Cameron set to unveil plans to help more Syrian refugees « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 47 minutes ago
Urgent work was under way in Whitehall on the scale and nature of the plan, amid intense pressure on the Prime Minister over Britain's failure to match other European countries such as Germany and Sweden, which have opened their doors to large... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Migrants scuffle with Hungary police; dead toddler's image shocks EuropeBICSKE, Hungary/MUGLA, Turkey Migrants forced from a train in Hungary scuffled
Migrants scuffle with Hungary police; dead toddler's image shocks Europe
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 48 minutes ago
BICSKE, Hungary/MUGLA, Turkey Migrants forced from a train in Hungary scuffled with helmeted riot police and some clung to railway tracks on Thursday, as politicians across Europe struggled to respond to public opinion appalled by images of a drowned... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Firefighters working vehicle fire in ArabSt. Matthews holds ground breaking ceremony after July fireSt. Matthews holds g
Firefighters working vehicle fire in Arab
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 49 minutes ago
St. Matthews holds ground breaking ceremony after July fireSt. Matthews holds ground breaking ceremony after July fire On July 27, Auburn firefighters and Southwest Volunteer firefighters extinguished a fire that destroyed St. Matthews Missionary... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Habitat for Humanity unveils new homeIt was an emotional moment for one local family as their brand new home was unv
Habitat for Humanity unveils new home
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 49 minutes ago
It was an emotional moment for one local family as their brand new home was unveiled to them. Habitat for Humanity unveiled the recently renovated home Thursday afternoon. Brenda Rudolph, the new homeowner, says she is incredibly thankful for all... Read more
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Harrow Times
David Cameron set to unveil plans to help more Syrian refugeesDavid Cameron is expected to come forward with new plans within the next few da
David Cameron set to unveil plans to help more Syrian refugees
Harrow Times / Posted an hour ago
David Cameron is expected to come forward with new plans within the next few days which could see thousands more Syrian refugees come to the UK. Urgent work was under way in Whitehall on the scale and nature of the plan, amid intense pressure on the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Fortress v share house: How genuine debate is lost in the migrant crisis The European migrant crisis involves hard choices between what we aspire to f
Fortress v share house: How genuine debate is lost in the migrant crisis
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted an hour ago
The European migrant crisis involves hard choices between what we aspire to for ourselves and how much we can offer the rest of humanity. But are we really left with only two... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
David Cameron set to unveil plans to help more Syrian refugees The Norwegian Siem Pilot ship carrying to Italy hundreds of migrants rescued
David Cameron set to unveil plans to help more Syrian refugees
Belfast Telegraph / Posted an hour ago
The Norwegian Siem Pilot ship carrying to Italy hundreds of migrants rescued in several operations in the Mediterranean (AP) David Cameron is expected to come forward with new plans... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
David Cameron set to unveil plans to help more Syrian refugeesDavid Cameron is expected to come forward with new plans within the next few da
David Cameron set to unveil plans to help more Syrian refugees
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted an hour ago
David Cameron is expected to come forward with new plans within the next few days which could see thousands more Syrian refugees come to the UK. Urgent work was under way in Whitehall on the scale and nature of the plan, amid intense pressure on the... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Heartbreaking image of dead child in Turkey grabs attention of professional photographers in NYCNEW YORK -- Stand next to Bruce Cotler and you will soon realize that a lens do
Heartbreaking image of dead child in Turkey grabs attention of professional photographers in NYC
WPIX 11 New York / Posted an hour ago
NEW YORK -- Stand next to Bruce Cotler and you will soon realize that a lens doesn't hang too far from his fingertips. When asked if the best picture he ever captured was published? He is quick to say, "No." Cotler has one of the best set of eyes... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
David Cameron set to unveil plans to help more Syrian refugeesDavid Cameron is expected to come forward with new plans within the next few da
David Cameron set to unveil plans to help more Syrian refugees
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted an hour ago
David Cameron is expected to come forward with new plans within the next few days which could see thousands more Syrian refugees come to the UK. Urgent work was under way in Whitehall on the scale and nature of the plan, amid intense pressure on the... Read more
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J Weekly
lettersDetainees are not refugees I appreciate the support for African migrants detai
letters
J Weekly / Posted an hour ago
Detainees are not refugees I appreciate the support for African migrants detained in Israel expressed in the Aug. 28 editorial (“Israel’s approach to migrant problem short on humanity”), echoing HIAS in the accompanying news article. However, I... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
David Cameron set to unveil plans to help more Syrian refugeesDavid Cameron is expected to come forward with new plans within the next few da
David Cameron set to unveil plans to help more Syrian refugees
This is Oxfordshire / Posted an hour ago
David Cameron is expected to come forward with new plans within the next few days which could see thousands more Syrian refugees come to the UK. Urgent work was under way in Whitehall on the scale and nature of the plan, amid intense pressure on the... Read more
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express
EU meltdown over migrants: UK bows to pressure to take in 4,000 Syrian refugees EUROPE was in meltdown last night as the migrant crisis engulfing the Contine
EU meltdown over migrants: UK bows to pressure to take in 4,000 Syrian refugees
express / Posted an hour ago
EUROPE was in meltdown last night as the migrant crisis engulfing the Continent threatened to tear the EU apart. UK to take in 4,000 Syrian refugees Deep divisions... Read more
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Salon.com
“Every neighborhood had a Rodney King. Every single one”: Author Ryan Gattis on researching the ’92 L.A. riots for “All Involved”I first encountered the new novel by Ryan Gattis, “All Involved” (Ecco, 2015),
“Every neighborhood had a Rodney King. Every single one”: Author Ryan Gattis on researching the ’92 L.A. riots for “All Involved”
Salon.com / Posted an hour ago
I first encountered the new novel by Ryan Gattis, “All Involved” (Ecco, 2015), when readers of the Guardian were discussing in an online forum whether the book should be nominated for the Man Booker Prize. (The book was favored by many for a nod, but... Read more
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Scotsman
Nicola Sturgeon: Scotland to take in 1000 refugees First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said she was 'angry' at David Cameron's approac
Nicola Sturgeon: Scotland to take in 1000 refugees
Scotsman / Posted an hour ago
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said she was 'angry' at David Cameron's approach to the refugee crisis. Picture: Ian Rutherford SCOTLAND will take at least 1,000 refugees caught up in the escalating... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
David Cameron set to unveil plans to help more Syrian refugeesDavid Cameron is expected to come forward with new plans within the next few da
David Cameron set to unveil plans to help more Syrian refugees
Streatham Guardian / Posted an hour ago
David Cameron is expected to come forward with new plans within the next few days which could see thousands more Syrian refugees come to the UK. Urgent work was under way in Whitehall on the scale and nature of the plan, amid intense pressure on the... Read more
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Bury Times
David Cameron set to unveil plans to help more Syrian refugeesDavid Cameron is expected to come forward with new plans within the next few da
David Cameron set to unveil plans to help more Syrian refugees
Bury Times / Posted 2 hours ago
David Cameron is expected to come forward with new plans within the next few days which could see thousands more Syrian refugees come to the UK. Urgent work was under way in Whitehall on the scale and nature of the plan, amid intense pressure on the... Read more
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guardian-series
David Cameron set to unveil plans to help more Syrian refugeesDavid Cameron is expected to come forward with new plans within the next few da
David Cameron set to unveil plans to help more Syrian refugees
guardian-series / Posted 2 hours ago
David Cameron is expected to come forward with new plans within the next few days which could see thousands more Syrian refugees come to the UK. Urgent work was under way in Whitehall on the scale and nature of the plan, amid intense pressure on the... Read more
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CNN
Artists respond to image of Syrian boy with moving illustrationsThe boy, 2-year-old Aylan Kurdi, had drowned with his mother and 4-year-old bro
Artists respond to image of Syrian boy with moving illustrations
CNN / Posted 2 hours ago
The boy, 2-year-old Aylan Kurdi, had drowned with his mother and 4-year-old brother, while fleeing Syria. Aylan's father was the only Kurdi family member to survive the trip. A photo of the toddler on his stomach, face down as waves lapped his body,... Read more
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Calcutta News
Congo rebel accused of war crime claims protecting civilians THE HAGUE - Notorious rebel leader Bosco Ntaganda nicknamed "The Terminator",
Congo rebel accused of war crime claims protecting civilians
Calcutta News / Posted 2 hours ago
THE HAGUE - Notorious rebel leader Bosco Ntaganda nicknamed "The Terminator", who is facing trial on 18 counts of war crimes and crimes against humanity, Thursday told the International... Read more
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This is West Country
David Cameron set to unveil plans to help more Syrian refugeesDavid Cameron is expected to come forward with new plans within the next few da
David Cameron set to unveil plans to help more Syrian refugees
This is West Country / Posted 2 hours ago
David Cameron is expected to come forward with new plans within the next few days which could see thousands more Syrian refugees come to the UK. Urgent work was under way in Whitehall on the scale and nature of the plan, amid intense pressure on the... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Aylan Kurdi: A powerful, iconic image of the global refugee crisis Ranjeni Munusamy is a survivor of the Salem witch trials and has the scars to
Aylan Kurdi: A powerful, iconic image of the global refugee crisis
Daily Maverick / Posted 2 hours ago
Ranjeni Munusamy is a survivor of the Salem witch trials and has the scars to show it. She has a substantial collection of tattered t-shirts from having “been there and done it” –... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Habitat for Humanity in Gibson Co. short of fundraising goal for new buildingHabitat for Humanity in Gibson County is $4,000 short of its fundraising goal n
Habitat for Humanity in Gibson Co. short of fundraising goal for new building
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 2 hours ago
Habitat for Humanity in Gibson County is $4,000 short of its fundraising goal needed to finish its new building. Executive Director Greg Goodson says Habitat outgrew its old building and needed more room to store supplies and equipment. They are... Read more
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WA Today
The Project's Carrie Bickmore breaks down over image of drowned Syrian toddlerWARNING: Graphic image below Carrie Bickmore breaks down over Syrian toddler
The Project's Carrie Bickmore breaks down over image of drowned Syrian toddler
WA Today / Posted 2 hours ago
WARNING: Graphic image below Carrie Bickmore breaks down over Syrian toddler The images have prompted an outpouring of sympathy and horror around the world, and on Thursday night, The Project's Carrie Bickmore encapsulated the global feeling when... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Cape Town student rises above disabilityThe Cape Town student became the first female quadriplegic to summit the mounta
Cape Town student rises above disability
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 2 hours ago
The Cape Town student became the first female quadriplegic to summit the mountain, in a six-day hike. Mycroft, an "ability activist" who has cerebral palsy, celebrated her 21st birthday on the mountain on the second day of the climb on Sunday with... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
'A soldier, not The Terminator'"I have been described as 'The Terminator', an infamous killer, but that is not
'A soldier, not The Terminator'
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 2 hours ago
"I have been described as 'The Terminator', an infamous killer, but that is not me," Ntaganda said on the second day of his trial at The Hague court. "I am a soldier ... not a criminal," the 41-year-old former rebel commander insisted, denying 18... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
Drowned Syrian toddler's dad: 'Everything I was dreaming of is gone'TURKEY — Two-year-old Aylan Kurdi was born into a country eaten up by war. His
Drowned Syrian toddler's dad: 'Everything I was dreaming of is gone'
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 2 hours ago
TURKEY — Two-year-old Aylan Kurdi was born into a country eaten up by war. His parents, Abdullah and Rehen, only wanted a better life for Aylan and his 4-year-old brother, Galip, than they had in Kobani, Syria. They wanted what anyone does — what... Read more
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J Weekly
All the meaning wrapped up in one little wordDeuteronomy 26:1-29:8 Isaiah 60:1-22 Can I get an amen? I’ve always thought i
All the meaning wrapped up in one little word
J Weekly / Posted 2 hours ago
Deuteronomy 26:1-29:8 Isaiah 60:1-22 Can I get an amen? I’ve always thought it interesting that one word conveys so much. Saying “amen” goes beyond the perfunctory “ditto.” It can convey unequivocal affirmation and also be the ultimate statement of... Read more
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donga.com
donga.com[English donga]Death of 3-year-old Kurdish refugee from Syria . SEPTEMBER 04, 2015 07:10. . A
donga.com[English donga]
donga.com / Posted 2 hours ago
Death of 3-year-old Kurdish refugee from Syria . SEPTEMBER 04, 2015 07:10. . A toddler in a red shirt and blue pants lies face down on the beach. The boy looks like three or four years old. Did the boy fall asleep to sweet lullaby of the sea while... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Peak ObedienceSubmitted by Paul Rosenberg via FreeMansPerspective.com, Warnings about Peak O
Peak Obedience
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 hours ago
Submitted by Paul Rosenberg via FreeMansPerspective.com, Warnings about Peak Oil have circulated widely in recent years, and if accurate, they are important. Peak oil, however, pales in comparison to something that’s happening right in front of us…... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
The Project's Carrie Bickmore breaks down over image of drowned Syrian toddlerCarrie Bickmore struggled to maintain her composure on Thursday night as the pa
The Project's Carrie Bickmore breaks down over image of drowned Syrian toddler
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 hours ago
Carrie Bickmore struggled to maintain her composure on Thursday night as the panel discussed the heartbreaking images of a drowned Syrian toddler. The images have prompted an outpouring of sympathy and horror around the world, and on Thursday night,... Read more
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The Young Witness
The Project's Carrie Bickmore breaks down over image of drowned Syrian toddlerCarrie Bickmore struggled to maintain her composure on Thursday night as the pa
The Project's Carrie Bickmore breaks down over image of drowned Syrian toddler
The Young Witness / Posted 2 hours ago
Carrie Bickmore struggled to maintain her composure on Thursday night as the panel discussed the heartbreaking images of a drowned Syrian toddler. The images have prompted an outpouring of sympathy and horror around the world, and on Thursday night,... Read more
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Digital Spy
Boy Meets Girl: Have your say on BBC Two's trailblazing new sitcomBBC Two launched a new comedy double-bill tonight, with Danny Baker's '70s-set
Boy Meets Girl: Have your say on BBC Two's trailblazing new sitcom
Digital Spy / Posted 2 hours ago
BBC Two launched a new comedy double-bill tonight, with Danny Baker's '70s-set Cradle To Grave giving way to the thoroughly modern Boy Meets Girl. Written by Simon Carlyle and Elliot Kerrigan, Boy Meets Girl is the first British sitcom to feature a... Read more
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Western Advocate
The Project's Carrie Bickmore breaks down over image of drowned Syrian toddlerCarrie Bickmore struggled to maintain her composure on Thursday night as the pa
The Project's Carrie Bickmore breaks down over image of drowned Syrian toddler
Western Advocate / Posted 2 hours ago
Carrie Bickmore struggled to maintain her composure on Thursday night as the panel discussed the heartbreaking images of a drowned Syrian toddler. The images have prompted an outpouring of sympathy and horror around the world, and on Thursday night,... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
European migrant crisis at a glance -- from Turkey to the United KingdomTURKEY — To read the headlines, one could conclude that Europe is a mess. Its
European migrant crisis at a glance -- from Turkey to the United Kingdom
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 2 hours ago
TURKEY — To read the headlines, one could conclude that Europe is a mess. Its response to the historic wave of people now migrating from the Middle East and North Africa has been muddled and incoherent. There is a patchwork of different policies.... Read more
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Ekklesia
Aylan Kurdi and the moral illiteracy of our governmentRehan Kurdi and her two small children, Aylan and Galip are dead. As the world
Aylan Kurdi and the moral illiteracy of our government
Ekklesia / Posted 2 hours ago
Rehan Kurdi and her two small children, Aylan and Galip are dead. As the world now knows, they drowned while attempting to flee from the horrors of Kobane for a life of peace and safety in Europe. The picture of three-year-old Aylan's tiny body, face... Read more
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Kiama Independent
The Project's Carrie Bickmore breaks down over image of drowned Syrian toddlerCarrie Bickmore struggled to maintain her composure on Thursday night as the pa
The Project's Carrie Bickmore breaks down over image of drowned Syrian toddler
Kiama Independent / Posted 2 hours ago
Carrie Bickmore struggled to maintain her composure on Thursday night as the panel discussed the heartbreaking images of a drowned Syrian toddler. The images have prompted an outpouring of sympathy and horror around the world, and on Thursday night,... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
The best novels in English: readers' alternative list“It’s the ideal postcolonial novel. Its inventive idiomatic prose highlights th
The best novels in English: readers' alternative list
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 2 hours ago
“It’s the ideal postcolonial novel. Its inventive idiomatic prose highlights the malleability of the English language: no other writer (or translator) has evoked the true essence of another language in English. Period.” Steven Ikeme “Brilliant,... Read more
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Manning River Times
The Project's Carrie Bickmore breaks down over image of drowned Syrian toddlerCarrie Bickmore struggled to maintain her composure on Thursday night as the pa
The Project's Carrie Bickmore breaks down over image of drowned Syrian toddler
Manning River Times / Posted 2 hours ago
Carrie Bickmore struggled to maintain her composure on Thursday night as the panel discussed the heartbreaking images of a drowned Syrian toddler. The images have prompted an outpouring of sympathy and horror around the world, and on Thursday night,... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
The Project's Carrie Bickmore breaks down over image of drowned Syrian toddlerCarrie Bickmore struggled to maintain her composure on Thursday night as the pa
The Project's Carrie Bickmore breaks down over image of drowned Syrian toddler
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 2 hours ago
Carrie Bickmore struggled to maintain her composure on Thursday night as the panel discussed the heartbreaking images of a drowned Syrian toddler. The images have prompted an outpouring of sympathy and horror around the world, and on Thursday night,... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Habitat for Humanity in Gibson Co. short of fundraising goal for new buildingHabitat for Humanity in Gibson County is $4,000 short of its fundraising goal n
Habitat for Humanity in Gibson Co. short of fundraising goal for new building
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 3 hours ago
Habitat for Humanity in Gibson County is $4,000 short of its fundraising goal needed to finish its new building. Executive Director Greg Goodson says Habitat outgrew its old building and needed more room to store supplies and equipment. They are... Read more
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The North West Star
The Project's Carrie Bickmore breaks down over image of drowned Syrian toddlerCarrie Bickmore struggled to maintain her composure on Thursday night as the pa
The Project's Carrie Bickmore breaks down over image of drowned Syrian toddler
The North West Star / Posted 3 hours ago
Carrie Bickmore struggled to maintain her composure on Thursday night as the panel discussed the heartbreaking images of a drowned Syrian toddler. The images have prompted an outpouring of sympathy and horror around the world, and on Thursday night,... Read more
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Brisbane Times
The Project's Carrie Bickmore breaks down over image of drowned Syrian toddlerWARNING: Graphic image below Carrie Bickmore breaks down over Syrian toddler
The Project's Carrie Bickmore breaks down over image of drowned Syrian toddler
Brisbane Times / Posted 3 hours ago
WARNING: Graphic image below Carrie Bickmore breaks down over Syrian toddler The images have prompted an outpouring of sympathy and horror around the world, and on Thursday night, The Project's Carrie Bickmore encapsulated the global feeling when... Read more
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