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The Globe and Mail
The week in photosAn Israeli soldier detains a Palestinian boy during a protest against Jewish se
The week in photos
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
An Israeli soldier detains a Palestinian boy during a protest against Jewish settlements in the West Bank village of Nabi Saleh, near Ramallah. (Mohamad Torokman/Reuters) Damian Warner of Canada competes in the Men's Decathlon Long Jump during day... Read more
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metro
'In to the mouth of a wolf' means good luck in Italy, plus 9 quirky idioms from around the world‘In to the mouth of a wolf’ means good luck in Italy, plus 9 more quirky idioms
'In to the mouth of a wolf' means good luck in Italy, plus 9 quirky idioms from around the world
metro / Posted yesterday
‘In to the mouth of a wolf’ means good luck in Italy, plus 9 more quirky idioms from around the world Because world LOLs are the best kind. We use idioms to spice up our everyday language – sometimes without even realising. Odd little phrases are... Read more
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The Mercury News
Palo Alto students tackle teen suicide and mental health in documentary 'Unmasked'PALO ALTO -- It was during first period on March 9 when Andrew Baer learned tha
Palo Alto students tackle teen suicide and mental health in documentary 'Unmasked'
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
PALO ALTO -- It was during first period on March 9 when Andrew Baer learned that yet another classmate had killed himself on the Caltrain tracks near Palo Alto High School. Qingyao "Byron" Zhu was the third of four teens who died by suicide on the... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Photos of the day for Aug. 27Usain Bolt of Jamaica is hit by a cameraman on a Segway as he celebrates after
Photos of the day for Aug. 27
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Usain Bolt of Jamaica is hit by a cameraman on a Segway as he celebrates after winning the men's 200 metres final at the 15th IAAF World Championships in Beijing, China. Tourists play in front of a 3D painting on the wall of a house in Luoyuan... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Thailand to return 14 orangutans to Indonesia, in picturesVets from Thailand's Department of National Park Wildlife, and Plant Conservati
Thailand to return 14 orangutans to Indonesia, in pictures
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Vets from Thailand's Department of National Park Wildlife, and Plant Conservation have conducted a health check of 14 orangutans in preparation for the repatriation to their country of origin, Indonesia at the Kao Pratubchang Conservation Centre in... Read more
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International Business Times
Thailand: Orangutans confiscated from tourist attractions undergo health checks before being returned to Indonesia Fourteen orangutans have been given full health examinations as Thai vets prepa
Thailand: Orangutans confiscated from tourist attractions undergo health checks before being returned to Indonesia
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
Fourteen orangutans have been given full health examinations as Thai vets prepare to repatriate them to their country of origin, Indonesia. Some of the apes were seized from smugglers, but most of the endangered Sumatran and Borneo-Kalimantan... Read more
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PhysOrg
Antimatter catches a wave: Accelerating positrons with plasma is a step toward smaller, cheaper particle collidersSimulation of high-energy positron acceleration in an ionized gas, or plasma --
Antimatter catches a wave: Accelerating positrons with plasma is a step toward smaller, cheaper particle colliders
PhysOrg / Posted 3 days ago
Simulation of high-energy positron acceleration in an ionized gas, or plasma -- a new method that could help power next-generation particle colliders. The image shows the formation of a high-density plasma (green/orange color) around a positron beam... Read more
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Newswise
Antimatter Catches a Wave at SLAC Accelerating Positrons with Plasma is a Step Toward Smaller, Cheaper Particle
Antimatter Catches a Wave at SLAC
Newswise / Posted 3 days ago
Accelerating Positrons with Plasma is a Step Toward Smaller, Cheaper Particle Colliders Available for logged-in reporters only Newswise — Menlo Park, Calif. — A study led by researchers from the U.S. Department of... Read more
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BBC News
Fire at Japan Kawasaki steel plant near Haneda airport - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
Fire at Japan Kawasaki steel plant near Haneda airport
BBC News / Posted 5 days ago
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Fire at Japan Kawasaki steel plant near... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Huge blaze breaks out at steel plant near Tokyo airportTokyo - A huge blaze broke out on Monday at a steel pipe plant near Tokyo's Han
Huge blaze breaks out at steel plant near Tokyo airport
News 24 South Africa / Posted 5 days ago
Tokyo - A huge blaze broke out on Monday at a steel pipe plant near Tokyo's Haneda airport, as television images showed plumes of thick black smoke and flames shooting up into the air. The vast steel pipe-making facility, which spans 20 800 square... Read more
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Anime News Network
Star-Mu/High School Star Musical Anime Reveals Additional CastThe additional cast includes: Kyōji Akatsuki, Christian Leon Yuzuriha, and Sak
Star-Mu/High School Star Musical Anime Reveals Additional Cast
Anime News Network / Posted 6 days ago
The additional cast includes: Kyōji Akatsuki, Christian Leon Yuzuriha, and Sakuya Sazanami form the elite Kao Kai (Cherry Blossom Flower Association), the three students with the highest grades in the musical department. Haruto Tsukigami is a... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Plant blaze near Tokyo's Haneda airportA huge blaze has broken out at a steel plant near Tokyo's Haneda airport, with
Plant blaze near Tokyo's Haneda airport
Sky News Australia / Posted 6 days ago
A huge blaze has broken out at a steel plant near Tokyo's Haneda airport, with television images showing plumes of thick black smoke and flames shooting into the air. The fire comes just hours after a blast ripped through a warehouse at a US... Read more
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Japan Today
Huge fire breaks out at steel plant near Haneda airport ‹ Japan TodayA huge fire broke out Monday at a steel pipe plant near Tokyo’s Haneda airport,
Huge fire breaks out at steel plant near Haneda airport ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 6 days ago
A huge fire broke out Monday at a steel pipe plant near Tokyo’s Haneda airport, a fire department official said, as television images showed plumes of thick black smoke and flames shooting up into the air. The blaze came just hours after a blast... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Huge blaze breaks out at steel plant near Tokyo’s Haneda airport: officialThe blaze came just hours after a blast ripped through a warehouse at a US mili
Huge blaze breaks out at steel plant near Tokyo’s Haneda airport: official
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
The blaze came just hours after a blast ripped through a warehouse at a US military post near Tokyo, sending sparks into the sky and triggering a blaze that burned through the night, although there were no reports of injuries. Local police declined... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
TV lessons plug the distance gapStudents at the Baan Sri Ngam School in Sansai district, Chiang Mai, wait for t
TV lessons plug the distance gap
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 6 days ago
Students at the Baan Sri Ngam School in Sansai district, Chiang Mai, wait for the distance-learning TV lessons to start. (Photo by Dumrongkiat Mala) Related search Twenty-four first-grade (Prathom 1) students swing their arms and dance rhythmically... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Review Of Student Records Causes Issues For Adoptive FamilyDENTON (CBSDFW) – Jeri Kay Kao has nothing but compliments for her son’s teache
Review Of Student Records Causes Issues For Adoptive Family
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 8 days ago
DENTON (CBSDFW) – Jeri Kay Kao has nothing but compliments for her son’s teachers over the last 10 years. She calls them fabulous. Under their guidance, her son Simon progressed steadily through Denton ISD’s deaf education program. Then the high... Read more
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Denver Post
State's best pole dancers head to BoulderAn 8-foot jump is far, as it is. But when Boulder resident Kenneth Kao leaped
State's best pole dancers head to Boulder
Denver Post / Posted 8 days ago
An 8-foot jump is far, as it is. But when Boulder resident Kenneth Kao leaped across 8 feet — from one vertical pole and landed on another — the crowd lost it. That was three years ago. Every year, the tricks, the talent, the flexibility and the... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
State's best pole dancers head to BoulderAn 8-foot jump is far, as it is. But when Boulder resident Kenneth Kao leaped
State's best pole dancers head to Boulder
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 9 days ago
An 8-foot jump is far, as it is. But when Boulder resident Kenneth Kao leaped across 8 feet — from one vertical pole and landed on another — the crowd lost it. That was three years ago. Every year, the tricks, the talent, the flexibility and the... Read more
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Ontario Farmer Daily
Ontario FarmerAugust 20, 2015 - The debate over the role of badgers in spreading bovine tuber
Ontario Farmer
Ontario Farmer Daily / Posted 9 days ago
August 20, 2015 - The debate over the role of badgers in spreading bovine tuberculosis (bTB), and what to do about it, continues to rage in the UK. Some farmers have even taken things into their own hands and launched their own private culls. But a... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Apple iPhone Faces Tough Battle to Regain Top Spot in ChinaApple was No. 1 in China in the first quarter. But the company missed iPhone sa
Apple iPhone Faces Tough Battle to Regain Top Spot in China
TheStreet.com / Posted 9 days ago
Apple was No. 1 in China in the first quarter. But the company missed iPhone sales expectations in the calendar second quarter and fell to No. 3 behind two cheaper local models made by Xiaomi and China-traded Huawei Technologies, according to... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Apple iPhone Faces Tough Battle to Regain Top Spot in ChinaApple was No. 1 in China in the first quarter. But the company missed market ex
Apple iPhone Faces Tough Battle to Regain Top Spot in China
TheStreet.com / Posted 9 days ago
Apple was No. 1 in China in the first quarter. But the company missed market expectations in the second quarter and fell to No. 3 behind two cheaper local models made by Xiaomi and China-traded Huawei Technologies. Both use Google's (GOOG - Get... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
More Wonders of Hua HinLocated on an army-owned plot covering 222 rai in Hua Hin, Ratchapak Park and t
More Wonders of Hua Hin
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 10 days ago
Located on an army-owned plot covering 222 rai in Hua Hin, Ratchapak Park and the statues of seven former Thai kings were constructed by the Royal Thai Army under royal permission from His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej. HM the King also granted the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Key Hong Kong pro-democracy students charged after Occupy protestsHONG KONG: Two key figures in Hong Kong's pro-democracy movement have been char
Key Hong Kong pro-democracy students charged after Occupy protests
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
HONG KONG: Two key figures in Hong Kong's pro-democracy movement have been charged with illegal assembly almost a year after students stormed government headquarters at the height of huge protests against Chinese rule, one of the activists said on... Read more
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The Star
Key Hong Kong pro-democracy students charged after Occupy protestsHONG KONG (Reuters) - Two key figures in Hong Kong's pro-democracy movement hav
Key Hong Kong pro-democracy students charged after Occupy protests
The Star / Posted 11 days ago
HONG KONG (Reuters) - Two key figures in Hong Kong's pro-democracy movement have been charged with illegal assembly almost a year after students stormed government headquarters at the height of huge protests against Chinese rule, one of the activists... Read more
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Swissinfo
Key Hong Kong pro-democracy students charged after Occupy protestsHONG KONG (Reuters) - Two key figures in Hong Kong's pro-democracy movement hav
Key Hong Kong pro-democracy students charged after Occupy protests
Swissinfo / Posted 11 days ago
HONG KONG (Reuters) - Two key figures in Hong Kong's pro-democracy movement have been charged with illegal assembly almost a year after students stormed government headquarters at the height of huge protests against Chinese rule, one of the activists... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Yum China gets new leadership amid activist push for spin offREUTERS: Yum Brands Inc on Tuesday announced new leadership for its China busin
Yum China gets new leadership amid activist push for spin off
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
REUTERS: Yum Brands Inc on Tuesday announced new leadership for its China business as investor activists lobby for the owner of the KFC and Pizza Hut brands to spin off that business, which is its biggest driver of revenue and profit. The management... Read more
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Market Watch
Yum Brands names new executives in ChinaYum Brands, Inc. has named Micky Pant chief executive officer of Yum Brands Chi
Yum Brands names new executives in China
Market Watch / Posted 11 days ago
Yum Brands, Inc. has named Micky Pant chief executive officer of Yum Brands China Division, succeeding Sam Su who has announced his retirement. Pant has been with the company for a decade. According to a statement from Greg Creed, chief executive of... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Phony ritual swindles Thai-Chinese elderly out of millions of baht"Social Buzz": the number of times this article has been shared across major so
Phony ritual swindles Thai-Chinese elderly out of millions of baht
Asian Correspondent / Posted 13 days ago
"Social Buzz": the number of times this article has been shared across major social media networks It’s a story of cynical swindlers, superstitious victims, Chinese mysticism and millions of stolen baht. On August 3, three Chinese nationals— two... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Maori embracing concept: SamuelsThe chairman of Te Tai Tokerau Maori Advisory Committee says he's thrilled at t
Maori embracing concept: Samuels
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 days ago
The chairman of Te Tai Tokerau Maori Advisory Committee says he's thrilled at the way Maori have embraced the concept that was developed a year ago. Dover Samuels said the committee was formed to enable the Northland Regional Council to promote... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Ritual 'cleanses' women's assetsGang members reportedly accosted ethnic Chinese women, often in the Yaowarat (C
Ritual 'cleanses' women's assets
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 13 days ago
Gang members reportedly accosted ethnic Chinese women, often in the Yaowarat (Chinatown) area, and tried to convince them it would be a bad omen if they refused to undergo the ritual they were pushing. (File photo by Patipat Janthong) Related... Read more
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Deepika
World News DetailClick here for detailed news of all items'Bangabandhu had ignored RAW alert ahe
World News Detail
Deepika / Posted 15 days ago
Click here for detailed news of all items'Bangabandhu had ignored RAW alert ahead of bloody 1975 coup'Dhaka: As Bangladesh prepares to mourn the 40th anniversary of the assassination of its founder Sheikh Mujibur Rahman tomorrow, fresh media review... Read more
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Anime News Network
High School Star Musical Anime's 2 Promo Videos Preview Character SongsThe above video features Yūta Hoshiya's character song "Hoshi no Stride" sung b
High School Star Musical Anime's 2 Promo Videos Preview Character Songs
Anime News Network / Posted 16 days ago
The above video features Yūta Hoshiya's character song "Hoshi no Stride" sung by Natsuki Hanae and Tōru Nayuki's character song "My Friend ~Boku de Yokereba~" sung by Kensho Ono. The video features Kaito Tsukigami's character song "Limited Sky" sung... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Maori, advisory committee have much to offerFriday, 14 August 2015, 2:44 pmPress Release: Northland Regional Council 14 Aug
Maori, advisory committee have much to offer
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 16 days ago
Friday, 14 August 2015, 2:44 pmPress Release: Northland Regional Council 14 August, 2015; SamuelsMore than a year after its formation, the chairman of Te Tai... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Community Notebook: Palo Alto students film mental health documentaryDuring the last school year, many Palo Alto high school students were spurred t
Community Notebook: Palo Alto students film mental health documentary
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 16 days ago
During the last school year, many Palo Alto high school students were spurred to action in different ways in response to several teen deaths by suicide. And one group of students decided to make a movie. "Unmasked," which is being released on Aug.... Read more
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News Transcript
Six to seek school seats in MarlboroSix residents will seek three three-year terms on the Marlboro K-8 School Distr
Six to seek school seats in Marlboro
News Transcript / Posted 18 days ago
Six residents will seek three three-year terms on the Marlboro K-8 School District Board of Education in the Nov. 3 election. The seats held by BonnieSue Rosenwald, Jian Kao and Robyn Wolfe will be on the ballot on Election Day. Rosenwald and Kao... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
New Fremont homes sell for more than $820,000Home sales are compiled by CalREsource, an Oakland real estate information comp
New Fremont homes sell for more than $820,000
Oakland Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
Home sales are compiled by CalREsource, an Oakland real estate information company. Sale prices are computed from the county transfer tax information shown on the deeds that record at close of escrow and are published four to eight weeks after such... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
New Fremont homes sell for more than $820,000Home sales are compiled by CalREsource, an Oakland real estate information comp
New Fremont homes sell for more than $820,000
The Fremont Argus / Posted 19 days ago
Home sales are compiled by CalREsource, an Oakland real estate information company. Sale prices are computed from the county transfer tax information shown on the deeds that record at close of escrow and are published four to eight weeks after such... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Proof you do look different in changing room mirrorsAmanda Platell of the Daily Mail hit Britain's High Street stores and found tha
Proof you do look different in changing room mirrors
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 22 days ago
Amanda Platell of the Daily Mail hit Britain's High Street stores and found that changing room mirrors really do lie to you. Amanda Platell took photos of her outfit in different changing rooms in Britain's High Street stores. Photos / Daily... Read more
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Digi Times
PV industry to experience limited price increases in August, says firm Press release, August 7; Alex Wolfgram, DIGITIMES [Friday 7 August 2015] Ord
PV industry to experience limited price increases in August, says firm
Digi Times / Posted 23 days ago
Press release, August 7; Alex Wolfgram, DIGITIMES [Friday 7 August 2015] Orders continued to stream into the photovoltaic (PV) market during the latter half of July 2015.... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Spartanburg County land transfers, dated Aug. 2

175 Land Transfers Spartanburg County, SC � 2015 TMResearch

District 1

Spartanburg County land transfers, dated Aug. 2
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 23 days ago

175 Land Transfers Spartanburg County, SC � 2015 TMResearch

District 1

Grace Unlimited Intl, to, Dana G & Marlene J Arnold Jr, $160,000, Lot 20, 0.17ac, 113 Lakeview Dr, Inman, W H Coggins Subd

Grace Unlimited Intl, to, Michael B... Read more

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iTWire
This tough mudder knows where he is atHe joined Garmin in Kansas nearly 15 years ago as a digital cartographer. He ha
This tough mudder knows where he is at
iTWire / Posted 26 days ago
He joined Garmin in Kansas nearly 15 years ago as a digital cartographer. He had a major in Geography and an interest in graphic information systems (G.I.S) and has worked throughout the company ending up in the antipodes running the Australian and... Read more
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ExtremeTech
Brain-controlled prosthesis nearly as good as one-finger typingShare This article We’ve all seen the videos of paralyzed or locked in patient
Brain-controlled prosthesis nearly as good as one-finger typing
ExtremeTech / Posted 26 days ago
Share This article We’ve all seen the videos of paralyzed or locked in patients moving a robot arm to direct something tasty toward their mouth. While impressive, many folks still wonder just how good these brain-machine interfaces (BMIs) are, and... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Brain-controlled prosthesis could improve quality of life in people with spinal cord injuriesWhen we type or perform other precise tasks, our brains and muscles usually wor
Brain-controlled prosthesis could improve quality of life in people with spinal cord injuries
News-Medical-Net / Posted 26 days ago
When we type or perform other precise tasks, our brains and muscles usually work together effortlessly. But when a neurological disease or spinal cord injury severs the connection between the brain and limbs, once-easy motions become difficult or... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
Dekalb dragon boat racing team competes with a purposeWhat do 20 people, a 40 foot long boat and a dragon have in common? Put them al
Dekalb dragon boat racing team competes with a purpose
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 27 days ago
What do 20 people, a 40 foot long boat and a dragon have in common? Put them all together and you get a dragon boat racing team. "It is like the ultimate team sport where you get 20 people in a big boat like this and they work together to accomplish... Read more
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New Kerala
Golfer Joshi settles for joint seventh at Taifong Open Indian golfer Khalin Joshi finished joint seventh while Thai teenager Rattano
Golfer Joshi settles for joint seventh at Taifong Open
New Kerala / Posted 28 days ago
Indian golfer Khalin Joshi finished joint seventh while Thai teenager Rattanon Wanasrichan saved his best for the last when he fired a seven-under-par 65 to win his first Asian Development Tour... Read more
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The Star
Velvet gloves come offIT was late afternoon by the time the Prime Minister showed up at Datuk Seri Sh
Velvet gloves come off
The Star / Posted 28 days ago
IT was late afternoon by the time the Prime Minister showed up at Datuk Seri Shahrizat Jalil’s Hari Raya open house in Damansara Heights. It was still crowded because many of the guests had lingered on when they heard that Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak... Read more
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New Kerala
Golfer Khalin jumps to tied fourth in Taifong Open A double-bogey on the last hole forced Indian golfer Khalin Joshi to settle f
Golfer Khalin jumps to tied fourth in Taifong Open
New Kerala / Posted 29 days ago
A double-bogey on the last hole forced Indian golfer Khalin Joshi to settle for a two-under 70 as he jumped three places to the tied fourth spot after the third round of the Taifong Open here on... Read more
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Daily Mail
Who needs a mouse: B brain interface can control a cursorScientists reveal brain interface that can control a cursor accurately enough t
Who needs a mouse: B brain interface can control a cursor
Daily Mail / Posted 29 days ago
Scientists reveal brain interface that can control a cursor accurately enough to allow the paralysed to type and control a wheelchair Could lead to revolutionary new products for the paralysed Monkeys were able to control the on screen cursor in... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
Two heart transplants on same night result in lasting friendshipKANSAS CITY, Mo — Two lives were saved at a Kansas City hospital five years ago
Two heart transplants on same night result in lasting friendship
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 30 days ago
KANSAS CITY, Mo — Two lives were saved at a Kansas City hospital five years ago Thursday, and one great friendship was born. One guy dishes it out. “I’m glad to see you dressed up,” said Kelly Jobe of Wichita. The other guy takes it and then... Read more
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PC Advisor
Armed with Watson smarts, Pepper aspires to be a robot salesman Japanese robot Pepper is getting an intelligence upgrade via IBM's Watson,
Armed with Watson smarts, Pepper aspires to be a robot salesman
PC Advisor / Posted 30 days ago
Japanese robot Pepper is getting an intelligence upgrade via IBM's Watson, but that doesn't make interacting with the... Read more
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