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Government Computer News
Boulder uses big data to monitor health of treesAn underrated resource for cities, urban forests not only remove carbon dioxide
Boulder uses big data to monitor health of trees
Government Computer News / Posted 3 minutes ago
An underrated resource for cities, urban forests not only remove carbon dioxide and other pollutants from the atmosphere -- they also reduce storm water runoff and save energy by lowering local temperatures. And Boulder, Colo., is now using big data... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Time to crack down on clerk denying gay marriage licensesWhy hasn't Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis been held in contempt? Despite a U.S.
Time to crack down on clerk denying gay marriage licenses
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 minutes ago
Why hasn't Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis been held in contempt? Despite a U.S. Supreme Court ruling on Monday, she continues to refuse to issue marriage licenses to gay couples in this Kentucky county. And the reasons she invokes have to do with her... Read more
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Daily Star
'A shop straight out of Hell': Britain's 'worst Tesco' slammed by disgusted shoppersSHAMBLES: A piece of food lies on a dirty shelf and a shopper waits to be serve
'A shop straight out of Hell': Britain's 'worst Tesco' slammed by disgusted shoppers
Daily Star / Posted 9 minutes ago
SHAMBLES: A piece of food lies on a dirty shelf and a shopper waits to be served The Tesco Express in Haggerston, east London, was labelled 'The Worst Place on Earth' in a blog set up by disgruntled customer James Allan in 2013. Dozens of shoppers... Read more
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WA Today
President Obama using Alaska to add urgency to his climate change warningsGlacier Bay, Alaska ... Obama said that Alaska has warmed twice as fast as the
President Obama using Alaska to add urgency to his climate change warnings
WA Today / Posted 14 minutes ago
Glacier Bay, Alaska ... Obama said that Alaska has warmed twice as fast as the rest of the world over the past 60 years. Photo: Illawarra Mercury ​​​Anchorage: As stage sets go, Alaska is a spectacular one: craggy mountain ranges, picturesque... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Rioters rampage against residence law in India stateGauhati - Rioters set fire to the homes of seven lawmakers during a rampage to
Rioters rampage against residence law in India state
News 24 South Africa / Posted 16 minutes ago
Gauhati - Rioters set fire to the homes of seven lawmakers during a rampage to protest new legislation defining who can claim to be from the northeastern Indian state of Manipur, police said on Tuesday. One person died while trapped in a burning... Read more
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Orange County Register
Afghan president calls for a 'holy war' against corruptionKABUL, Afghanistan – As he nears his first anniversary in office, Afghanistan’s
Afghan president calls for a 'holy war' against corruption
Orange County Register / Posted 17 minutes ago
KABUL, Afghanistan – As he nears his first anniversary in office, Afghanistan’s president faces daunting challenges on every front, from a deteriorating economy and political infighting to a wave of bomb attacks that continue to terrorize the... Read more
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Independent
Lord Montagu of Beaulieu: Visionary stately home owner whose brushes with the law helped pave the way for the legalisation of homosexualityHis great idea was to establish a National Motor Museum with his family's colle
Lord Montagu of Beaulieu: Visionary stately home owner whose brushes with the law helped pave the way for the legalisation of homosexuality
Independent / Posted 17 minutes ago
His great idea was to establish a National Motor Museum with his family's collection of vintage cars and invite the paying public to visit Palace House, his stately home. He would later become chairman of English Heritage and president of the... Read more
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The Hindu
Manipur on boil, 8 die in violenceThe violence was triggered by the passage of three Bills, causing resentment am
Manipur on boil, 8 die in violence
The Hindu / Posted 20 minutes ago
The violence was triggered by the passage of three Bills, causing resentment among tribals fearing that their land rights would be snatched by "outsiders". Manipur was on the boil today with eight people dying and 31 injured since Monday night in... Read more
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International Business Times
Transfer deadline day: Martin Keown attacks Arsene Wenger failure to sign a strikerAfter a very quiet deadline day for Arsenal, club legend Martin Keown has said
Transfer deadline day: Martin Keown attacks Arsene Wenger failure to sign a striker
International Business Times / Posted 21 minutes ago
After a very quiet deadline day for Arsenal, club legend Martin Keown has said the Gunners missed out a major opportunity to land a much-needed striker for the upcoming season. Arsene Wenger made just two signings this window, Chelsea goalkeeper... Read more
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Daily Examiner
September 2: Call to save Pioneer ParkIT IS DISTRESSING Pioneer Park is to disappear under the wheels of cars and tru
September 2: Call to save Pioneer Park
Daily Examiner / Posted 22 minutes ago
IT IS DISTRESSING Pioneer Park is to disappear under the wheels of cars and trucks (Advocate, Saturday, August 29). The community clearly demonstrated they want to retain the amenity and serenity of this area. Quite apart from the additional noise... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Dream statue: 26 amazing things about the St Helens sculptureIf you don't live near St Helens, you may have wondered what the giant white st
Dream statue: 26 amazing things about the St Helens sculpture
Liverpool Echo / Posted 23 minutes ago
If you don't live near St Helens, you may have wondered what the giant white statue is that you can see from the M62 between Manchester and Liverpool. A group of ex-miners unveiled the statue in 2009 on the site of a former colliery in Sutton, St... Read more
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Nelson Star
City approves final zoning for Nelson LandingNelson city council has given final approval to a re-zoning of land for Phase 2
City approves final zoning for Nelson Landing
Nelson Star / Posted 23 minutes ago
Nelson city council has given final approval to a re-zoning of land for Phase 2 of the Nelson Landing development. Nelson Landing is a mixed commercial-residential development of 265 housing units proposed by Storm Mountain Development Corporation... Read more
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Sporting Life
Man United land forward Martial Louis van Gaal took his total expenditure as Manchester United manager to ove
Man United land forward Martial
Sporting Life / Posted 28 minutes ago
Louis van Gaal took his total expenditure as Manchester United manager to over a quarter of a billion pounds following the signing of Anthony Martial from Monaco. Transfer Specials. Click here to bet.Thierry Henry... Read more
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The Age
President Obama using Alaska to add urgency to his climate change warningsGlacier Bay, Alaska ... Obama said that Alaska has warmed twice as fast as the
President Obama using Alaska to add urgency to his climate change warnings
The Age / Posted 29 minutes ago
Glacier Bay, Alaska ... Obama said that Alaska has warmed twice as fast as the rest of the world over the past 60 years. Photo: Illawarra Mercury ​​​Anchorage: As stage sets go, Alaska is a spectacular one: craggy mountain ranges, picturesque... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Nottingham Post Environmental Awards: Restaurant protecting Sherwood Forest and other nomineeesSherwood Forest is one of the great symbols of Nottinghamshire – and one restau
Nottingham Post Environmental Awards: Restaurant protecting Sherwood Forest and other nomineees
Nottingham Post / Posted 36 minutes ago
Sherwood Forest is one of the great symbols of Nottinghamshire – and one restaurant is doing more than most to ensure it is not tarnished. Oaks, in Bromley Place, cooks burgers, steaks and sausages on its grill using wood sustainably coppiced by the... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Remembering VJ Day: Russia, the U.S. and AsiaSeventy years ago today, on Sept. 2, 1945, representatives from the Allied forc
Remembering VJ Day: Russia, the U.S. and Asia
The Moscow Times / Posted 37 minutes ago
Seventy years ago today, on Sept. 2, 1945, representatives from the Allied forces stood in solemn ceremony on the deck of the majestic USS Missouri, moored in Tokyo Bay, to accept Japan's surrender after a long, bitter war in Asia and the Pacific.... Read more
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Off The Post
Chelsea confirm signing of Reading’s Michael HectorChelsea have finalised a deal to sign Reading centre-back Michael Hector. The
Chelsea confirm signing of Reading’s Michael Hector
Off The Post / Posted 37 minutes ago
Chelsea have finalised a deal to sign Reading centre-back Michael Hector. The Jamaica international has immediately been loaned back to the Royals, indicating that he was not a panic buy following the failure to land Everton’s John Stones. The... Read more
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New Kerala
Kejriwal writes to Jung over demolition drive Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has written a letter to Lt. Governor Naj
Kejriwal writes to Jung over demolition drive
New Kerala / Posted 41 minutes ago
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has written a letter to Lt. Governor Najeeb Jung, terming as "unconstitutional" his order to demolish shanties in the capital. Kejrwal said the Delhi Development... Read more
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Lisle Reporter
Chicago Red Stars top Western New York to end winless droughtWith a tight battle for a National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) semifinal hosti
Chicago Red Stars top Western New York to end winless drought
Lisle Reporter / Posted 41 minutes ago
With a tight battle for a National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) semifinal hosting spot on the line, the Red Stars could not afford to lose against the Western New York flash on Aug. 29 game.� Christen Press made sure that Chicago came out on top as... Read more
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New Kerala
HC seeks CBI, IT response on allegations against Himachal CM The Delhi High Court on Tuesday asked the CBI and the Income Tax department t
HC seeks CBI, IT response on allegations against Himachal CM
New Kerala / Posted 41 minutes ago
The Delhi High Court on Tuesday asked the CBI and the Income Tax department to file a status report on the allegations against Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh. The report... Read more
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WBEZ91.5
Riots in India as young activist slams quotas that help poor castesIndia has been practicing a form of affirmative action since independence nearl
Riots in India as young activist slams quotas that help poor castes
WBEZ91.5 / Posted 41 minutes ago
India has been practicing a form of affirmative action since independence nearly seven decades ago. The country has quotas that allow "reservations" for government jobs and college slots for members of the most disadvantaged castes. But a backlash... Read more
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BBC News
President Obama welcomes gay marriage rulingPresident Obama has welcomed the US Supreme Court ruling that same-sex marriage
President Obama welcomes gay marriage ruling
BBC News / Posted 43 minutes ago
President Obama has welcomed the US Supreme Court ruling that same-sex marriage is a legal right across the United States. It means the 14 states with bans on same-sex marriage will no longer be able to enforce them. Mr Obama said: "This ruling... Read more
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TEAMTalk
Arsenal & Spurs strugglingAnthony Martial to Manchester United is expected to be the biggest deadline-day
Arsenal & Spurs struggling
TEAMTalk / Posted 45 minutes ago
Anthony Martial to Manchester United is expected to be the biggest deadline-day transfer, with Arsenal and Tottenham struggling to do business. - Arsenal have shown interest in Paris Saint-Germain trio Edinson Cavani, Adrien Rabiot and Marco... Read more
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Payson Roundup
Payson Outdoors | Payson Roundup - Payson, AZJust as you would probably never get through all of Zane Grey’s western novels,
Payson Outdoors | Payson Roundup - Payson, AZ
Payson Roundup / Posted 45 minutes ago
Just as you would probably never get through all of Zane Grey’s western novels, you could not check out Rim Country’s entire library of campsites. And like your favorite book, you’ll probably return to your favorite site repeatedly anyway, finding... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Migrant protests erupt at Hungary stationAngry scenes erupted outside Budapest's main train station Tuesday morning, as
Migrant protests erupt at Hungary station
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 45 minutes ago
Angry scenes erupted outside Budapest's main train station Tuesday morning, as crowds of angry migrants and refugees were prevented from boarding trains they hoped would take them on from Hungary toward Western Europe. Hundreds of people who had... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Evergreen homeowner shot bear cubs in his trash, deputies sayEVERGREEN, Colo. - The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office is investigating a hom
Evergreen homeowner shot bear cubs in his trash, deputies say
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 46 minutes ago
EVERGREEN, Colo. - The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office is investigating a homeowner who shot two bear cubs going through his trash. The shooting happened on Lupine Drive, near Bear Creek Road, around 5:13 a.m. Tuesday. Deputies said the homeowner... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Emirates' first flight to Orlando airport from Dubai arrives to water saluteThe first Emirates flight has landed in Orlando, making a new connection betwee
Emirates' first flight to Orlando airport from Dubai arrives to water salute
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 46 minutes ago
The first Emirates flight has landed in Orlando, making a new connection between Florida and Dubai. A water salute welcomed the Airbus A380 — the first of its kind scheduled to land at Orlando International Airport — touched down shortly after 11:30... Read more
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asianage
Is Arunachal Pradesh second Bermuda Triangle of world?Security forces conduct search operation to trace a missing Pawan Hans helicopt
Is Arunachal Pradesh second Bermuda Triangle of world?
asianage / Posted 49 minutes ago
Security forces conduct search operation to trace a missing Pawan Hans helicopter at Thinsa in Arunachal Pradesh. (Photo: PTI) Mountains of Arunachal Pradesh has engulfed at least 10 helicopters since 2001 New Delhi: The flying zone over the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Embu Farmer Swaps Tomatoes for CapsicumsA farmer has seen gold in farming Capsicum (Pilipili hoho) after shifting his f
Embu Farmer Swaps Tomatoes for Capsicums
AllAfrica.com / Posted 49 minutes ago
A farmer has seen gold in farming Capsicum (Pilipili hoho) after shifting his focus from tomatoes. Charles Maina Mwaura, 45, from Muthatari, Embu county now harvests 14 bags each weighing 60 kilogrammes after 10 days from his quarter piece of land... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lawmakers Seek Ways for ImprovementMembers of the national Legislature and partners are working on ways that enabl
Lawmakers Seek Ways for Improvement
AllAfrica.com / Posted 49 minutes ago
Members of the national Legislature and partners are working on ways that enable them improved their services to the nation and people through the Legislative Modernization Plan carved sometimes ago. At a one-day retreat for the revalidation of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
In Prison for 'Decade'Five convicted Liberian officials will face ten-year imprisonment each, if the
In Prison for 'Decade'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 49 minutes ago
Five convicted Liberian officials will face ten-year imprisonment each, if the Supreme Court here affirms a ruling ordering them to restitute US$6m and pay US$10,000 fine each to the government, after Criminal Court "C" made "corrections" in its... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Santos, Red Stars Sail to Quarterfinals in Gunjur NawetanThe reigning league and Super Cup champions Santos FC and Red Stars FC are thro
Santos, Red Stars Sail to Quarterfinals in Gunjur Nawetan
AllAfrica.com / Posted 50 minutes ago
The reigning league and Super Cup champions Santos FC and Red Stars FC are through to the quarterfinal in the 2015 Gunjur Nawetan league competition after finishing top spot in group A and B respectively at the weekend. Santos FC sailed to the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Back Way Victims Narrate OrdealHello esteemed readers, and a warm welcome to this week's edition of Youth Foru
Back Way Victims Narrate Ordeal
AllAfrica.com / Posted 50 minutes ago
Hello esteemed readers, and a warm welcome to this week's edition of Youth Forum. We bring you the recent encounters and difficulties some of our Gambian brothers and sisters faced during their journey to Europe, through what is now called "Back... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Abdou Karim Savage Laid to RestMr. Abdou Karim Savage, the former Chief Justice of The Gambia, has been laid t
Abdou Karim Savage Laid to Rest
AllAfrica.com / Posted 50 minutes ago
Mr. Abdou Karim Savage, the former Chief Justice of The Gambia, has been laid to rest on Thursday, 27 August, 2015 after a brief illness. Former Chief Justice Savage was the first Gambian to serve in this highest judicial office of the land. He was... Read more
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The New Statesman
Are there “tens of thousands” who still don't have their Labour leadership ballot paper?They think it’s all over. But they’re wrong. The fat lady has yet to sing. T
Are there “tens of thousands” who still don't have their Labour leadership ballot paper?
The New Statesman / Posted 55 minutes ago
They think it’s all over. But they’re wrong. The fat lady has yet to sing. The commentary and reporting around the Labour party leadership campaign has started to assume we have a winner already in Jeremy Corbyn. The analysis, conjecture,... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Archaeologists to probe 'Armada graveyard' plot near Dunluce Castle Department of Environment archaeologist Andrew Gault at a large unmarked plot
Archaeologists to probe 'Armada graveyard' plot near Dunluce Castle
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 58 minutes ago
Department of Environment archaeologist Andrew Gault at a large unmarked plot in St Cuthbert's graveyard near Portrush, where it is suspected hundreds of Spanish sailors who drowned... Read more
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KMTR Eugene
Alaskan land surveyor shares pictures of crumbling coastSANDY, Ore. -- Daryl Moistner lives in Sandy, Oregon, but he spends just about
Alaskan land surveyor shares pictures of crumbling coast
KMTR Eugene / Posted 58 minutes ago
SANDY, Ore. -- Daryl Moistner lives in Sandy, Oregon, but he spends just about as much time working in Alaska as a licensed land surveyor. He is watching President Barack Obama’s visit to the Arctic Circle hoping the president responds to what... Read more
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Football365
Chelsea have signed Senegal defender Papy Djilobodji from Nantes on a four-year dealThe Ligue 1 club announced his departure for Stamford Bridge earlier on Tuesday
Chelsea have signed Senegal defender Papy Djilobodji from Nantes on a four-year deal
Football365 / Posted 59 minutes ago
The Ligue 1 club announced his departure for Stamford Bridge earlier on Tuesday's transfer deadline day. And the Premier League champions later confirmed the 26-year-old Senegal international defender's arrival on a four-year contract. Djilobodji... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Giant sea scorpion 'first real big predator'WASHINGTON -- Earth's first big predatory monster was a weird water bug as big
Giant sea scorpion 'first real big predator'
Calgary Sun / Posted 59 minutes ago
WASHINGTON -- Earth's first big predatory monster was a weird water bug as big as Tom Cruise, newly found fossils show. Almost half a billion years ago, way before the dinosaurs roamed, Earth's dominant large predator was a sea scorpion that grew to... Read more
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E! Online
Inside Miley's Wild VMAs After-Party: Fake Cocaine and Penis Toys!Leave to Miley Cyrus to make bobbing for apples raunchier than ever. Fresh off
Inside Miley's Wild VMAs After-Party: Fake Cocaine and Penis Toys!
E! Online / Posted an hour ago
Leave to Miley Cyrus to make bobbing for apples raunchier than ever. Fresh off her wild VMAs hosting gig, the 22-year-old pop star headed to Beacher's Madhouse for a bash presented by beGlammed, which, somehow, made Miley's MTV performance seem... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Langa residents cry foul over housing allocation process Demonstrators are adamant they will continue protesting until their demands a
Langa residents cry foul over housing allocation process
Eye Witness News / Posted an hour ago
Demonstrators are adamant they will continue protesting until their demands are taken seriously. Service delivery riots continued in Langa, Cape Town, where residents protesting against what... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
President Obama using Alaska to add urgency to his climate change warningsGlacier Bay, Alaska ... Obama said that Alaska has warmed twice as fast as the
President Obama using Alaska to add urgency to his climate change warnings
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted an hour ago
Glacier Bay, Alaska ... Obama said that Alaska has warmed twice as fast as the rest of the world over the past 60 years. Photo: Illawarra Mercury ​​​Anchorage: As stage sets go, Alaska is a spectacular one: craggy mountain ranges, picturesque... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Email letters, September 1, 2015 Editorial about ‘baseless allegations’ lacked credibility The Aug. 30 editor
Email letters, September 1, 2015
The Daily Sentinel / Posted an hour ago
Editorial about ‘baseless allegations’ lacked credibility The Aug. 30 editorial about the “baseless allegations” was a quite interesting one. Of course, one must ask if the Daily Sentinel would have been just as... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Scientists to investigate how sheep's PEE produces 'laughing gas'Researchers at Bangor University are leading an international team to explore t
Scientists to investigate how sheep's PEE produces 'laughing gas'
Daily Mirror / Posted an hour ago
Researchers at Bangor University are leading an international team to explore the links between sheep grazing and nitrous oxide emissions. The three-year project will see scientists compare the urine left by sheep grazing on uplands with that left... Read more
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Daily Mirror
A 500-old mystery linked to the Spanish Armada could soon be solvedScientists and engineers are packing cars full of cutting edge technology to fi
A 500-old mystery linked to the Spanish Armada could soon be solved
Daily Mirror / Posted an hour ago
Scientists and engineers are packing cars full of cutting edge technology to find out whether or not a plot of land in Northern Ireland holds the remains of 200 sailors whose bodies washed up following battles during the conflict in 1588. According... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Paul Rush: Opening the access roadConsider the pleasure of many rather the wants of an elite few, says Paul Rush.
Paul Rush: Opening the access road
The New Zealand Herald / Posted an hour ago
Consider the pleasure of many rather the wants of an elite few, says Paul Rush. Should we open up this beautiful valley to more travellers by advancing the Haast-Hollyford Road project? Illustration / NZ Herald Graphic Recently I took a journey... Read more
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Evening Standard
Get the ultimate Insider Experience in MadridIt's just gone midnight and I've been awake for 19 hours. But arriving in Madri
Get the ultimate Insider Experience in Madrid
Evening Standard / Posted an hour ago
It's just gone midnight and I've been awake for 19 hours. But arriving in Madrid on a Friday night is like entering another time zone, and so I drag myself away from my vast hotel suite and hail a taxi into the heart of Spain's buzzing capital. Ten... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Permanent speed hump to be built on Swayze DriveA permanent speed hump will be constructed on Swayze Drive, in front of Ker Par
Permanent speed hump to be built on Swayze Drive
St. Catharines Standard / Posted an hour ago
A permanent speed hump will be constructed on Swayze Drive, in front of Ker Park between mid September and the end of October. The measure, which was approved by Niagara Falls city council at its recent meeting, is expected to reduce excessive speed... Read more
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QPR MAD
Charlie Austin hints he will stay at QPR with Twitter postQPR striker Charlie Austin has hinted he will remain at the club despite being
Charlie Austin hints he will stay at QPR with Twitter post
QPR MAD / Posted an hour ago
QPR striker Charlie Austin has hinted he will remain at the club despite being linked with a summer move away from Loftus Road. The 26-year-old scored 18 goals as the R's were relegated from the Premier League last season and it was widely... Read more
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Socialist Worker
Veolia withdrawal in Jerusalem marks victory for campaignInfrastructure firm Veolia has sold its shares in the Jerusalem Light Rail (JLR
Veolia withdrawal in Jerusalem marks victory for campaign
Socialist Worker / Posted an hour ago
Infrastructure firm Veolia has sold its shares in the Jerusalem Light Rail (JLR) network—meaning it has completely ended all business in Israel. This is a victory for the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) campaign. The JLR is designed to link... Read more
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