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Boston Red Sox
MLB clubs join fight against childhood cancerIn Boston, a special gold ribbon will be stenciled on the sideline, where MLB a
MLB clubs join fight against childhood cancer
Boston Red Sox / Posted 2 minutes ago
In Boston, a special gold ribbon will be stenciled on the sideline, where MLB allows the Opening Day mark, as the Yankees and Red Sox renew their rivalry. The gold ribbon is symbolic of the fight to end pediatric cancer, which is diagnosed in 43... Read more
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Seattle Mariners
MLB clubs join fight against childhood cancerIn Boston, a special gold ribbon will be stenciled on the sideline, where MLB a
MLB clubs join fight against childhood cancer
Seattle Mariners / Posted 4 minutes ago
In Boston, a special gold ribbon will be stenciled on the sideline, where MLB allows the Opening Day mark, as the Yankees and Red Sox renew their rivalry. The gold ribbon is symbolic of the fight to end pediatric cancer, which is diagnosed in 43... Read more
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Anaheim Angels
MLB clubs join fight against childhood cancerIn Boston, a special gold ribbon will be stenciled on the sideline, where MLB a
MLB clubs join fight against childhood cancer
Anaheim Angels / Posted 5 minutes ago
In Boston, a special gold ribbon will be stenciled on the sideline, where MLB allows the Opening Day mark, as the Yankees and Red Sox renew their rivalry. The gold ribbon is symbolic of the fight to end pediatric cancer, which is diagnosed in 43... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Climate change campaign dares Pinoy youth to speak up in social mediaMANILA, Philippines - The movement founded by former United States Vice Preside
Climate change campaign dares Pinoy youth to speak up in social media
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 minutes ago
MANILA, Philippines - The movement founded by former United States Vice President Al Gore has launched a caravan that seeks to promote awareness about the need to act on climate change. The Climate Reality Project (CRP) caravan aims to gather... Read more
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Milwaukee Brewers
MLB clubs join fight against childhood cancerIn Boston, a special gold ribbon will be stenciled on the sideline, where MLB a
MLB clubs join fight against childhood cancer
Milwaukee Brewers / Posted 10 minutes ago
In Boston, a special gold ribbon will be stenciled on the sideline, where MLB allows the Opening Day mark, as the Yankees and Red Sox renew their rivalry. The gold ribbon is symbolic of the fight to end pediatric cancer, which is diagnosed in 43... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
New York ethics board drops Trump's complaint against the attorney generalDonald Trump claims that his Trump University was legit. New York's ethics com
New York ethics board drops Trump's complaint against the attorney general
Crain's New York Business / Posted 11 minutes ago
Donald Trump claims that his Trump University was legit. New York's ethics commission has dropped Donald Trump's complaint that the state attorney general engaged in misconduct during an investigation of the former Trump University. Mr. Trump's... Read more
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Toronto Blue Jays
MLB clubs join fight against childhood cancerIn Boston, a special gold ribbon will be stenciled on the sideline, where MLB a
MLB clubs join fight against childhood cancer
Toronto Blue Jays / Posted 11 minutes ago
In Boston, a special gold ribbon will be stenciled on the sideline, where MLB allows the Opening Day mark, as the Yankees and Red Sox renew their rivalry. The gold ribbon is symbolic of the fight to end pediatric cancer, which is diagnosed in 43... Read more
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St. Louis Cardinals
MLB clubs join fight against childhood cancerIn Boston, a special gold ribbon will be stenciled on the sideline, where MLB a
MLB clubs join fight against childhood cancer
St. Louis Cardinals / Posted 13 minutes ago
In Boston, a special gold ribbon will be stenciled on the sideline, where MLB allows the Opening Day mark, as the Yankees and Red Sox renew their rivalry. The gold ribbon is symbolic of the fight to end pediatric cancer, which is diagnosed in 43... Read more
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Northern Echo
Redundant tools brought back to lifeSpare tools are packaged into trade-specific kits and shipped to developing com
Redundant tools brought back to life
Northern Echo / Posted 16 minutes ago
Spare tools are packaged into trade-specific kits and shipped to developing communities across the world to improve their resilience and create opportunities for local enterprise. Any surplus tools are sold to raise funds for Allied Resource... Read more
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Baltimore Orioles
MLB clubs join fight against childhood cancerIn Boston, a special gold ribbon will be stenciled on the sideline, where MLB a
MLB clubs join fight against childhood cancer
Baltimore Orioles / Posted 18 minutes ago
In Boston, a special gold ribbon will be stenciled on the sideline, where MLB allows the Opening Day mark, as the Yankees and Red Sox renew their rivalry. The gold ribbon is symbolic of the fight to end pediatric cancer, which is diagnosed in 43... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Web address explosion is bonanza for cyber-criminalsAn illustration picture shows a projection of binary code on a man holding a la
Web address explosion is bonanza for cyber-criminals
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 19 minutes ago
An illustration picture shows a projection of binary code on a man holding a laptop computer, in an office in Warsaw June 24, 2013. FRANKFURT An explosion in the number of new Internet addresses has created a wealth of opportunities for criminals... Read more
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Philadelphia Phillies
MLB clubs join fight against childhood cancerIn Boston, a special gold ribbon will be stenciled on the sideline, where MLB a
MLB clubs join fight against childhood cancer
Philadelphia Phillies / Posted 22 minutes ago
In Boston, a special gold ribbon will be stenciled on the sideline, where MLB allows the Opening Day mark, as the Yankees and Red Sox renew their rivalry. The gold ribbon is symbolic of the fight to end pediatric cancer, which is diagnosed in 43... Read more
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Business Standard India
Meru launches carpooling serviceMeru, India’s first large organised personal transportation firm, today announc
Meru launches carpooling service
Business Standard India / Posted 26 minutes ago
Meru, India’s first large organised personal transportation firm, today announced the launch of a ridesharing service. The service, available on Meru’s existing app, offers a personal ridesharing option for people travelling in the same direction or... Read more
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Cincinnati Reds
MLB clubs join fight against childhood cancerIn Boston, a special gold ribbon will be stenciled on the sideline, where MLB a
MLB clubs join fight against childhood cancer
Cincinnati Reds / Posted 26 minutes ago
In Boston, a special gold ribbon will be stenciled on the sideline, where MLB allows the Opening Day mark, as the Yankees and Red Sox renew their rivalry. The gold ribbon is symbolic of the fight to end pediatric cancer, which is diagnosed in 43... Read more
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Chicago Cubs
MLB clubs join fight against childhood cancerIn Boston, a special gold ribbon will be stenciled on the sideline, where MLB a
MLB clubs join fight against childhood cancer
Chicago Cubs / Posted 27 minutes ago
In Boston, a special gold ribbon will be stenciled on the sideline, where MLB allows the Opening Day mark, as the Yankees and Red Sox renew their rivalry. The gold ribbon is symbolic of the fight to end pediatric cancer, which is diagnosed in 43... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Forest Eireann hits out proposed raise in cost of cigarettesA group representing smokers is hitting out at a proposal for a 50c budget hike
Forest Eireann hits out proposed raise in cost of cigarettes
Irish Examiner / Posted 28 minutes ago
A group representing smokers is hitting out at a proposal for a 50c budget hike in the cost of a pack of cigarettes. The suggestion has come in a joint initiative from the Irish Heart Foundation and the Irish Cancer Society, who also want to see a... Read more
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New York Yankees
MLB clubs join fight against childhood cancerIn Boston, a special gold ribbon will be stenciled on the sideline, where MLB a
MLB clubs join fight against childhood cancer
New York Yankees / Posted 28 minutes ago
In Boston, a special gold ribbon will be stenciled on the sideline, where MLB allows the Opening Day mark, as the Yankees and Red Sox renew their rivalry. The gold ribbon is symbolic of the fight to end pediatric cancer, which is diagnosed in 43... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Gunn, Reeves won't release messagesBy Bobby Harrison Daily Journal Jackson Bureau JACKSON – Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves
Gunn, Reeves won't release messages
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 34 minutes ago
By Bobby Harrison Daily Journal Jackson Bureau JACKSON – Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves and House Speaker Philip Gunn, citing legislative rules, are not releasing any correspondence from their offices regarding their opposition to the the citizen-sponsored... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ICT Ministry Implements Govt's 10-Point PlanThe implementation of the 10-point plan laid down by President Mugabe in his St
ICT Ministry Implements Govt's 10-Point Plan
AllAfrica.com / Posted 39 minutes ago
The implementation of the 10-point plan laid down by President Mugabe in his State of the Nation Address last week has been set in motion with the Information, Communication Technology ministry firmly setting down its plans aimed at turning around... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UNHCR Excom Chair Ambassador Comissário Visits IranTehran — The Chair of UNHCR's Executive Committee (ExCom), Ambassador Pedro Com
UNHCR Excom Chair Ambassador Comissário Visits Iran
AllAfrica.com / Posted 39 minutes ago
Tehran — The Chair of UNHCR's Executive Committee (ExCom), Ambassador Pedro Comissário of Mozambique visited the Islamic Republic of Iran from 28-31 August 2015 accompanied by the First Secretary at the Permanent Mission of Mozambique to the United... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Data Forum - Government Asked to Adopt Satellite Technology for Data CollectionThe Government has been urged to adopt sensor and satellite technology for data
Data Forum - Government Asked to Adopt Satellite Technology for Data Collection
AllAfrica.com / Posted 39 minutes ago
The Government has been urged to adopt sensor and satellite technology for data collection to help address the existing data gaps as well as accelerate structural transformation. This was said by Mr. Kiringai Kamau, Agribusiness and Private Sector... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Diplomat Defends to Take Advantage of AgoaNew York — The Angolan ambassador to the United States, Agostinho Tavares, reco
Diplomat Defends to Take Advantage of Agoa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 40 minutes ago
New York — The Angolan ambassador to the United States, Agostinho Tavares, recommended in New York for the African countries to work seriously to take advantages of the benefits of the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA), created by the US... Read more
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CNN
Why ISIS wants to erase Palmyra's history(CNN)In "The Art of War," Sun Tzu notes that "the whole secret lies in confusin
Why ISIS wants to erase Palmyra's history
CNN / Posted 41 minutes ago
(CNN)In "The Art of War," Sun Tzu notes that "the whole secret lies in confusing the enemy, so that he cannot fathom our real intent." ISIS is developing this logic in an obscene and seductive way, using the world's media to cultivate its barbaric... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Public cries 'uncle,' but no reliefThe inability of the governor and Legislature to resolve their differences does
Public cries 'uncle,' but no relief
Northwest Herald / Posted 43 minutes ago
The inability of the governor and Legislature to resolve their differences doesn’t seem to distress them, apparently, but it is distressing to more and more average Illinoisans. Last week, Gov. Bruce Rauner used his amendatory veto on a bill that... Read more
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WBUR Boston
After Fatal Bike Crash, City To Implement Changes To Back Bay IntersectionThe road sign at the intersection of the fatal crash reads, "Watch for Turning
After Fatal Bike Crash, City To Implement Changes To Back Bay Intersection
WBUR Boston / Posted 46 minutes ago
The road sign at the intersection of the fatal crash reads, "Watch for Turning Vehicles." (Hadley Green for WBUR) Anita Kurmann, 38, was hit while riding her bike on Aug. 7 at Beacon Street and Massachusetts Avenue — the intersection has been known... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Mainers who attended King, LePage drug summits see common groundPORTLAND, Maine — U.S. Attorney Thomas Delahanty II spent Thursday morning craf
Mainers who attended King, LePage drug summits see common ground
Bangor Daily News / Posted 54 minutes ago
PORTLAND, Maine — U.S. Attorney Thomas Delahanty II spent Thursday morning crafting plans for three working groups to address issues related to Maine’s growing drug abuse crisis. Delahanty spent the two previous days at separate forums held first by... Read more
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The Courier
Cops ‘n’ Kids notches 20 well earned yearsRetired Ballarat policeman John Moloney never thought the Cops ‘n’ Kids initiat
Cops ‘n’ Kids notches 20 well earned years
The Courier / Posted 57 minutes ago
Retired Ballarat policeman John Moloney never thought the Cops ‘n’ Kids initiative would grow into what it is today. Retired Ballarat policeman John Moloney never thought the Cops ‘n’ Kids initiative would grow into what it is today. Star struck:... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Mount Marion Bridge rebuild completedCopyright © 2015 Mid-Hudson News Network, a division of Statewide News Network,
Mount Marion Bridge rebuild completed
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 59 minutes ago
Copyright © 2015 Mid-Hudson News Network, a division of Statewide News Network, Inc. This story may not be reproduced in any form, by any media, without express written consent. This includes rewriting, broadcasting and/or printing of material from... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
Initiative launches to improve health of Central Indiana childrenJump IN for Healthy Kids will gather more than 100 business and community leade
Initiative launches to improve health of Central Indiana children
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted an hour ago
Jump IN for Healthy Kids will gather more than 100 business and community leaders at the University of Indianapolis’ Ruth Lilly Center Sept. 2 to launch the Jump IN pledge campaign, “Make the Leap.” It's a a community-wide initiative to improve the... Read more
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The Hindu
Meru rolls out car-pooling service across the countryTaxi service provider Meru today launched first-of-its-kind ride sharing servic
Meru rolls out car-pooling service across the country
The Hindu / Posted an hour ago
Taxi service provider Meru today launched first-of-its-kind ride sharing service ‘CarPool’ for its customers across the country. Taxi service provider Meru today launched first-of-its-kind ride sharing service ‘CarPool’ for its customers across the... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
NYC, union settle lawsuit over pedestrian safety lawA settlement over a lawsuit involving a bus driver who struck a pedestrian was
NYC, union settle lawsuit over pedestrian safety law
Crain's New York Business / Posted an hour ago
A settlement over a lawsuit involving a bus driver who struck a pedestrian was reached. New York City has reached a settlement with the Transport Workers Union regarding a lawsuit over the mayor's recently implemented "Vision Zero" program that aims... Read more
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Rappler
Climate advocates launch 'Road to Paris' caravanMANILA, Philippines – Climate advocates led by The Climate Reality Project (CRP
Climate advocates launch 'Road to Paris' caravan
Rappler / Posted an hour ago
MANILA, Philippines – Climate advocates led by The Climate Reality Project (CRP), a global movement founded by Nobel Laureate and former US Vice President Al Gore, launched a Philippine-wide climate caravan to raise awareness on the importance of... Read more
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Gulf News
Luxembourg supermarket boycotts Israeli colony productsPalestinians welcome move as win for campaign Ramallah: A decision by Luxembou
Luxembourg supermarket boycotts Israeli colony products
Gulf News / Posted an hour ago
Palestinians welcome move as win for campaign Ramallah: A decision by Luxembourg’s largest supermarket chain Cactus to stop selling Israeli produce until its suppliers can prove the products do not come from Jews-only colonies in the West Bank, has... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mauritius to Host the Iora Ministerial Blue Economy Conference On 2 and 3 SeptemberMauritius is hosting the first Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA) Ministerial
Mauritius to Host the Iora Ministerial Blue Economy Conference On 2 and 3 September
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Mauritius is hosting the first Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA) Ministerial Blue Economy Conference "Enhancing Blue Economy Cooperation for Sustainable Development in the IORA Region" which will be held on 2 and 3 September 2015 at Le Meridien... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rwanda Inches Closer to Securing Own BarcodesLocal manufacturers will soon find it easier to export their products following
Rwanda Inches Closer to Securing Own Barcodes
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Local manufacturers will soon find it easier to export their products following efforts by the Ministry of Trade and Industry and the International Trade centre (ICT) to establish barcoding for Rwanda's products. Barcoding is one of the best... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Chinese Teacher Spearheads Sino-Africa Cultural ExchangeKisumu — It was a sorrowful moment for teachers and students of Kibos Secondary
Chinese Teacher Spearheads Sino-Africa Cultural Exchange
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Kisumu — It was a sorrowful moment for teachers and students of Kibos Secondary School in Western Kenyan Kisumu County when their Chinese teacher bid them bye. Zhang Wenqiang had won the hearts of the locals by teaching them Chinese and going... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Driving Sustainable Development Through Creative FinancingCrusoe Osagie writes on the innovative ways BOI is advancing industrial develop
Driving Sustainable Development Through Creative Financing
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Crusoe Osagie writes on the innovative ways BOI is advancing industrial development through value-added financing. In Nigeria, most of the factors that make for efficient production are in place most of the time. From human capital to land, skilled... Read more
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The Local
Swedes should vote at 16, says top feministGudrun Schyman in Visby this week. Photo: Henrik Montgomery/TT TT/The Local
Swedes should vote at 16, says top feminist
The Local / Posted an hour ago
Gudrun Schyman in Visby this week. Photo: Henrik Montgomery/TT TT/The Local · 6 Jul 2015, 16:12 Published: 06 Jul 2015 09:54 GMT+02:00 Updated: 06 Jul 2015 16:12 GMT+02:00 UPDATED: The co-leader of... Read more
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Evening Standard
Old Vic's artistic director Matthew Warchus on succeeding Kevin SpaceyThere’s a sense of grandeur about this theatre. It’s monolithic, it’s got colum
Old Vic's artistic director Matthew Warchus on succeeding Kevin Spacey
Evening Standard / Posted an hour ago
There’s a sense of grandeur about this theatre. It’s monolithic, it’s got columns out the front and stands there almost looking like a museum. Yet historically it’s lovable and it has an iconoclastic reputation away from the West End, standing out on... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
NWU student paper pulls story from FacebookPotchefstroom - The North West University student newspaper was forced to remov
NWU student paper pulls story from Facebook
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 hours ago
Potchefstroom - The North West University student newspaper was forced to remove a story from its Facebook page after comments bordered on "hate speech". The student newspaper, Wapad, had posted a story on an ANC Youth League march at one of its... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Mount Vernon
Homeowners Coalition Helps Candidates Prepare For Mount Vernon Police ExamMOUNT VERNON, N.Y. -- The Mount Vernon Police Department and the Westchester Co
Homeowners Coalition Helps Candidates Prepare For Mount Vernon Police Exam
The Daily Voice - Mount Vernon / Posted 2 hours ago
MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. -- The Mount Vernon Police Department and the Westchester County Homeowners’ Coalition have launched a program to help prepare the city’s young men and women for careers in law enforcement. The program, called Career Opportunities... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Kingston Council to adopt new housing model based on another council's under review systemA new housing initiative that would put residents in control of frontline counc
Kingston Council to adopt new housing model based on another council's under review system
Kingston Guardian / Posted 2 hours ago
A new housing initiative that would put residents in control of frontline council services such as rent collection, debt management and repairs on their estates is based on a scheme currently under review by another council. According to Home Life,... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Officer stabbed as police make more than 300 arrests at Notting Hill CarnivalParticipants at the Notting Hill Carnival Two police officers were injured in
Officer stabbed as police make more than 300 arrests at Notting Hill Carnival
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 hours ago
Participants at the Notting Hill Carnival Two police officers were injured in two separate incidents. One officer was stabbed and taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Two people have been arrested for the stabbing. A parade dancer... Read more
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Rappler
Anshu Gupta: Empowering poor communities through clothingCLOTH AS TOOL. 2015 Ramon Magsaysay awardee Anshu Gupta believes cloth is a sus
Anshu Gupta: Empowering poor communities through clothing
Rappler / Posted 2 hours ago
CLOTH AS TOOL. 2015 Ramon Magsaysay awardee Anshu Gupta believes cloth is a sustainable development resource that can be used as a tool to empower communities and preserve human dignity. Screenshot by Rappler MANILA, Philippines – Three days after a... Read more
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Computer Business Review
Facebook tackles video theft with new tech toolNew tool will initially be available to a small group of partners. The new vid
Facebook tackles video theft with new tech tool
Computer Business Review / Posted 2 hours ago
New tool will initially be available to a small group of partners. The new video-matching technology will help video creators detect duplicates of those already uploaded. "Our matching tool will evaluate millions of video uploads quickly and... Read more
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Task & Purpose
5 Job Opportunities In The Private Sector Focused On Health CareEditor’s Note: The following article highlights job listings from Hirepurpose c
5 Job Opportunities In The Private Sector Focused On Health Care
Task & Purpose / Posted 2 hours ago
Editor’s Note: The following article highlights job listings from Hirepurpose clients that are committed to filling its ranks with talented members of the military community. Learn more here. Health care is a broad field that touches the lives of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Raila's Silence Over Blasphemy May Cost Him God's FavourDuring the reign of Herod the Great, one of the most adored kings to ever rule
Raila's Silence Over Blasphemy May Cost Him God's Favour
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
During the reign of Herod the Great, one of the most adored kings to ever rule Israel, the Jews suffered the most pain ever. It was this Herod who ordered the death of all children two years of age and below in Bethlehem and its surroundings in a bid... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nairobi Ward Adopts Initiative to Involve Youth in Devolved GovernanceA Nairobi MCA on Monday launched an initiative in Mowlem Ward to encourage yout
Nairobi Ward Adopts Initiative to Involve Youth in Devolved Governance
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
A Nairobi MCA on Monday launched an initiative in Mowlem Ward to encourage youth participation in devolved governance and administration. Mowlem Ward MCA Martin Kinyanjui launched the Sauti Mtaani initiative with a series of events aimed at... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Closure of Chamscity - Death of Entrepreneurship, InnovationThere appears to be growing concern among Nigerian entrepreneurs following lack
Closure of Chamscity - Death of Entrepreneurship, Innovation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
There appears to be growing concern among Nigerian entrepreneurs following lack of government effort to protect and support local capacities. This development, according to recent findings has led to the closure of many of the local capacities as a... Read more
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