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Bdnews24.com
'Project Panic' rather than love may keep Britain in EUWhile few may be swayed by the lightly amended membership terms, a plunging cur
'Project Panic' rather than love may keep Britain in EU
Bdnews24.com / Posted an hour ago
While few may be swayed by the lightly amended membership terms, a plunging currency, tumbling share prices and fears for property values could drive enough Britons to opt at the last minute for the status quo rather than a leap into the... Read more
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Reuters
'Project Panic' rather than love may keep Britain in EUA British Union Jack flag is seen flying near a face of the clocktower at the H
'Project Panic' rather than love may keep Britain in EU
Reuters / Posted 3 hours ago
A British Union Jack flag is seen flying near a face of the clocktower at the Houses of Parliament in London, Britain, February 1, 2016. BRUSSELS Panic rather than love may keep Britain in the European Union when voters cast their ballots in a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Magufuli Reaffirms Campaign to Crush Economic SaboteursPRESIDENT John Magufuli said yesterday his government is keen to crush all econ
Magufuli Reaffirms Campaign to Crush Economic Saboteurs
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
PRESIDENT John Magufuli said yesterday his government is keen to crush all economic saboteurs, reiterating that no stone will be left unturned in the ongoing government's anti-graft crusade. "We are not going to rest until all the boils (majipu)...... Read more
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Sunday Observer
Task Force for reconciliation mechanismA new initiative was launched on Friday by Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera
Task Force for reconciliation mechanism
Sunday Observer / Posted 16 hours ago
A new initiative was launched on Friday by Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera at the District Secretariat in Jaffna where a task force comprising of 10 public personalities to design the reconciliation mechanism, in keeping with the mandate... Read more
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Sunday Observer
SLFP cracks down on dissidents as pro-MR party suffers birth-pangsWith Yoshitha Rajapaksa being arrested in connection with the CSN TV station co
SLFP cracks down on dissidents as pro-MR party suffers birth-pangs
Sunday Observer / Posted 16 hours ago
With Yoshitha Rajapaksa being arrested in connection with the CSN TV station controversy, close allies of former President Mahinda Rajapaksa are now convinced that the wheels of law enforcement are moving. As an immediate result, they realised the... Read more
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Sunday Observer
Sri Lanka News | ObserveOnline.lkA new initiative was launched on Friday by Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera
Sri Lanka News | ObserveOnline.lk
Sunday Observer / Posted 17 hours ago
A new initiative was launched on Friday by Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera at the District Secretariat in Jaffna where a task force comprising of 10 public personalities to design the reconciliation mechanism, in keeping with the mandate... Read more
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Times of Malta
Libyan naval forces in Tripoli say have seized foreign tankerThe vessel, the Captain Khayyam, was stopped in Libyan waters on Friday night 2
Libyan naval forces in Tripoli say have seized foreign tanker
Times of Malta / Posted 18 hours ago
The vessel, the Captain Khayyam, was stopped in Libyan waters on Friday night 25 miles northwest of Zuwarah city, and was carrying 1.6 million litres of gasoline, said Ayoub Qassem, a spokesman for the naval forces allied to Tripoli's self-declared... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Libyan naval forces in Tripoli say have seized foreign tankerTRIPOLI: Libyan naval forces have seized a Sierra Leone-flagged oil tanker on s
Libyan naval forces in Tripoli say have seized foreign tanker
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 hours ago
TRIPOLI: Libyan naval forces have seized a Sierra Leone-flagged oil tanker on suspicion of illegally entering Libyan waters in an attempt to smuggle gasoline, authorities said on Saturday. The vessel, the Captain Khayyam, was stopped in Libyan... Read more
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The Star
Libyan naval forces in Tripoli say have seized foreign tankerTRIPOLI (Reuters) - Libyan naval forces have seized a Sierra Leone-flagged oil
Libyan naval forces in Tripoli say have seized foreign tanker
The Star / Posted 19 hours ago
TRIPOLI (Reuters) - Libyan naval forces have seized a Sierra Leone-flagged oil tanker on suspicion of illegally entering Libyan waters in an attempt to smuggle gasoline, authorities said on Saturday. The vessel, the Captain Khayyam, was stopped in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Shoukry, Mogherini Review Regional FilesEgypt's Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry, currently in Germany, had talks on Frid
Shoukry, Mogherini Review Regional Files
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 hours ago
Egypt's Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry, currently in Germany, had talks on Friday with High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini on the latest regional developments, the Egyptian Foreign... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Santiago names senate slateTHE tandem of Senators Miriam Defensor Santiago and Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos
Santiago names senate slate
Manila Standard Today / Posted 20 hours ago
THE tandem of Senators Miriam Defensor Santiago and Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. revealed on Saturday their senatorial lineup for the May 2016 elections. Included in the slate are Senator Ralph Recto, Leyte Rep. Martin Romualdez, Sarangani Rep.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Caid Essebsi Receives Ettakatol Party S-GCarthage — President Beji Caid Essebsi received, Friday, Ettakatol Party Secret
Caid Essebsi Receives Ettakatol Party S-G
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
Carthage — President Beji Caid Essebsi received, Friday, Ettakatol Party Secretary-General Mustapha Ben Jaafar. At the end of the meeting, Ben Jaafar said that it had focused on the importance of continuous dialogue between the various stakeholders... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kiir Reappoints Rival Machar As DeputySalva Kiir, the South Sudan president, has reappointed his rival, the rebel lea
Kiir Reappoints Rival Machar As Deputy
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Salva Kiir, the South Sudan president, has reappointed his rival, the rebel leader Riek Machar, as first vice president in a possible government of national unity. "I, Salva Kiir Mayardit, President of the Republic of South Sudan, do hereby issue... Read more
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New Kerala
JNU Teachers' Association condemns arrest, say they are painedNew Delhi, Feb. 12 : Expressing concern over the arrest of the Jawaharlal Nehru
JNU Teachers' Association condemns arrest, say they are pained
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
New Delhi, Feb. 12 : Expressing concern over the arrest of the Jawaharlal Nehru University students' union President Kanhaiya Kumar, the JNU Teachers' Association (JNUTA) has said that they are concerned, anguished and pained 'with the kind of... Read more
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New Kerala
Bassi justifies Sedition charges against JNU studentsNew Delhi, Feb. 12 : Justifying Sedition charges on the students of the Jawahar
Bassi justifies Sedition charges against JNU students
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
New Delhi, Feb. 12 : Justifying Sedition charges on the students of the Jawaharlal Nehru University for eulogising Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru, Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi on Friday warned people of indulging in anti-state activities... Read more
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New Kerala
Congress accuses Centre of 'bullying' JNUNew Delhi, Feb. 12 : The Congress Party on Friday accused Prime Minister Narend
Congress accuses Centre of 'bullying' JNU
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
New Delhi, Feb. 12 : The Congress Party on Friday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led Government of 'bullying' the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) after a students' union president from the varsity was arrested on charges of sedition.... Read more
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The Hindu
Colombo ‘committed’ to reconciliationForeign Minister Mangala Samaraweera on Friday appealed to the victims on both
Colombo ‘committed’ to reconciliation
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera on Friday appealed to the victims on both sides of the divide to participate in a consultation process. Aimed at designing a reconciliation mechanism in the post-civil war Sri Lanka, Foreign Minister Mangala... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
South Sudan rebel leader wants soldiers out in further hurdle to peace dealNAIROBI: South Sudan rebel leader Riek Machar said on Friday he wanted soldiers
South Sudan rebel leader wants soldiers out in further hurdle to peace deal
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
NAIROBI: South Sudan rebel leader Riek Machar said on Friday he wanted soldiers cleared out of the capital before he returns to take up the post of vice president under a peace deal, in another hurdle to efforts to end more than a year of... Read more
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The Star
South Sudan rebel leader wants soldiers out in further hurdle to peace dealNAIROBI (Reuters) - South Sudan rebel leader Riek Machar said on Friday he want
South Sudan rebel leader wants soldiers out in further hurdle to peace deal
The Star / Posted yesterday
NAIROBI (Reuters) - South Sudan rebel leader Riek Machar said on Friday he wanted soldiers cleared out of the capital before he returns to take up the post of vice president under a peace deal, in another hurdle to efforts to end more than a year of... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
A fourth war on Gaza?Recently, Israel stepped up threats of new military operations against the Gaza
A fourth war on Gaza?
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted yesterday
Recently, Israel stepped up threats of new military operations against the Gaza Strip, as politicians, both pro-government and opposition, as well as Hebrew-language media, appear to be exaggerating the military capabilities of Hamas. They mostly... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
The rules of interventionWith Saudi Arabia and the UAE increasingly pushing for a ground offensive in Sy
The rules of intervention
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted yesterday
With Saudi Arabia and the UAE increasingly pushing for a ground offensive in Syria, Cairo finds itself in a dilemma. Unlike the Gulf states, Cairo fears Arab military intervention in Syria will only further complicate the situation. Cairo’s... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Eastern Visayas pols cross party lines to back national betsTolosa, Leyte province, parish priest Msgr. Alex Opiniano leads a prayer for se
Eastern Visayas pols cross party lines to back national bets
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
Tolosa, Leyte province, parish priest Msgr. Alex Opiniano leads a prayer for senatorial candidate and Leyte Rep. Martin Romualdez (second from right) and wife, first district congressional candidate Yedda Romualdez (third from right) at a community... Read more
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Calcutta News
Bassi justifies Sedition charges against JNU students New Delhi, Feb. 12 (ANI): Justifying Sedition charges on the students of the
Bassi justifies Sedition charges against JNU students
Calcutta News / Posted yesterday
New Delhi, Feb. 12 (ANI): Justifying Sedition charges on the students of the Jawaharlal Nehru University for eulogising Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru, Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi on... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
South Sudan president appoints rebel leader his deputyKAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — South Sudan's president has appointed his rival, rebel l
South Sudan president appoints rebel leader his deputy
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted yesterday
KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — South Sudan's president has appointed his rival, rebel leader Riek Machar, as first vice president in a possible government of national unity, a presidential spokesman said Friday. President Salva Kiir expects Machar to travel... Read more
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Lake Placid News
South Sudan president appoints rebel leader his deputyKAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — South Sudan's president has appointed his rival, rebel l
South Sudan president appoints rebel leader his deputy
Lake Placid News / Posted yesterday
KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — South Sudan's president has appointed his rival, rebel leader Riek Machar, as first vice president in a possible government of national unity, a presidential spokesman said Friday. President Salva Kiir expects Machar to travel... Read more
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New Kerala
Myanmar president calls for cooperation of stakeholdersNay Pyi Taw, Feb 12 : Myanmar President U Thein Sein on Friday called for coope
Myanmar president calls for cooperation of stakeholders
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Nay Pyi Taw, Feb 12 : Myanmar President U Thein Sein on Friday called for cooperation among all stakeholders to transform the nation into a modern, developed and democratic one. U Thein Sein made the call in his message delivered on the occasion of... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
South Sudan president appoints rebel leader his deputyKAMPALA, Uganda (AP) - South Sudan's president has appointed his rival, rebel l
South Sudan president appoints rebel leader his deputy
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 2 days ago
KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) - South Sudan's president has appointed his rival, rebel leader Riek Machar, as first vice president in a possible government of national unity, a presidential spokesman said Friday. President Salva Kiir expects Machar to travel... Read more
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Aljazeera
South Sudan's Kiir reappoints rival Machar as deputySalva Kiir, the South Sudan president, has reappointed his rival, the rebel lea
South Sudan's Kiir reappoints rival Machar as deputy
Aljazeera / Posted 2 days ago
Salva Kiir, the South Sudan president, has reappointed his rival, the rebel leader Riek Machar, as first vice president in a possible government of national unity. "I, Salva Kiir Mayardit, President of the Republic of South Sudan, do hereby issue... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Run of the Vote in Zanzibar - Need to Appreciate Zanzibar Society's BackgroundEarly this week, President John Magufuli, in his maiden New Year reception with
Run of the Vote in Zanzibar - Need to Appreciate Zanzibar Society's Background
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Early this week, President John Magufuli, in his maiden New Year reception with the diplomatic community since assuming office, told the ambassadors there was still room for dialogue among political players in Zanzibar on how to make the re-run of... Read more
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Brandon Sun
South Sudan president appoints rebel leader his deputyKAMPALA, Uganda - South Sudan's president has appointed his rival, rebel leader
South Sudan president appoints rebel leader his deputy
Brandon Sun / Posted 2 days ago
KAMPALA, Uganda - South Sudan's president has appointed his rival, rebel leader Riek Machar, as first vice-president in a possible government of national unity, a presidential spokesman said Friday. President Salva Kiir expects Machar to travel to... Read more
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Daily Herald
South Sudan president appoints rebel leader his deputyKAMPALA, Uganda -- South Sudan's president has appointed his rival, rebel leade
South Sudan president appoints rebel leader his deputy
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
KAMPALA, Uganda -- South Sudan's president has appointed his rival, rebel leader Riek Machar, as first vice president in a possible government of national unity, a presidential spokesman said Friday. President Salva Kiir expects Machar to travel to... Read more
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Denver Post
South Sudan president appoints rebel leader his deputyKAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — South Sudan's president has appointed his rival, rebel l
South Sudan president appoints rebel leader his deputy
Denver Post / Posted 2 days ago
KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — South Sudan's president has appointed his rival, rebel leader Riek Machar, as first vice president in a possible government of national unity, a presidential spokesman said Friday. President Salva Kiir expects Machar to travel... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tripoli-Based Authorities Speak Out Against TunisiaTunis — The Tripoli-based government (not-recognised by the international commu
Tripoli-Based Authorities Speak Out Against Tunisia
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Tunis — The Tripoli-based government (not-recognised by the international community), on Tuesday, threatened to shut the border with Tunisia if the Tunisian authorities do not reopen the Tunis-Carthage airport to Libyan carriers. "If you do not... Read more
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Daily News
'Constitution: Of what earthly use is it?'The debate on constitutional reform is warming up daily. Opinions are expressed
'Constitution: Of what earthly use is it?'
Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
The debate on constitutional reform is warming up daily. Opinions are expressed challenging not only the feasibility but also the usefulness of the whole project. In local parlance it is asked Vyavastaava kannada? (Of what earthly use is the... Read more
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Daily News
[Parliament]-Govt. in discussion with India to sign ETCA Development Strategies and Interna
[Parliament]-
Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Govt. in discussion with India to sign ETCA Development Strategies and International Trade Minister Malik Samarawickrama said in Parliament yesterday that the government is discussing with India to sign an Economic and Technology Cooperation... Read more
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The Star
‘Give importance to minors’PETALING JAYA: The Federal Court made the right decision by affirming the civil
‘Give importance to minors’
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
PETALING JAYA: The Federal Court made the right decision by affirming the civil courts’ jurisdiction on custody matters when one spouse in a civil marriage converts to Islam, said Datuk Zaid Ibrahim. But the former law minister said the apex court... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lekota Calls for Dramatic Leadership Change to Restore ConfidenceWorkers prepare for the State of the Nation Address at the National Assembly pr
Lekota Calls for Dramatic Leadership Change to Restore Confidence
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Workers prepare for the State of the Nation Address at the National Assembly precinct in Cape Town. By Matthew Le Cordeur, Fadia Salie and Dane Mcdonald South Africa needs a dramatic change of leadership, Congress of the People (Cope) leader... Read more
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The Manila Times
Marcos wins support of La Union’s OrtegasFebruary 11, 2016 11:53 pm by Jaime R. Pilapil, Reporter After his successful
Marcos wins support of La Union’s Ortegas
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
February 11, 2016 11:53 pm by Jaime R. Pilapil, Reporter After his successful initial campaign in Ilocos Norte and Ilocos Sur, Sen. Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos took his vice presidential caravan to La Union... Read more
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The Hindu
Maldives govt to resume talks with political parties"In the interest of progress, development and national unity," according to the
Maldives govt to resume talks with political parties
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
"In the interest of progress, development and national unity," according to the President's office. Days after calls made separately by a visiting delegation of European parliamentarians and former Maldives President Mohamed Nasheed for resumption... Read more
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International Business Times
Iran marks Islamic revolution with 'death to US and death to Israel' slogans Millions of Iranians have turned up for rallies to commemorate the 37th anniver
Iran marks Islamic revolution with 'death to US and death to Israel' slogans
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
Millions of Iranians have turned up for rallies to commemorate the 37th anniversary of the Islamic revolution chanting the traditional "death to the US" and "death to Israel" slogans. Top-level political figures and senior authorities also took part... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Declares February 18 a HolidayThe Ugandan government has declared February 18 a public holiday to allow regis
Govt Declares February 18 a Holiday
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
The Ugandan government has declared February 18 a public holiday to allow registered voters to participate in the upcoming presidential elections. According to Daily Monitor, the call was confirmed by permanent secretary public service ministry... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Uganda declares February 18 a holiday for presidential electionsAccording to Daily Monitor, the call was confirmed by permanent secretary publi
Uganda declares February 18 a holiday for presidential elections
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 3 days ago
According to Daily Monitor, the call was confirmed by permanent secretary public service ministry Catherine Bitarakwate who issued a statement. "First Deputy Prime Minister and minister of Public Service informs the general public that Thursday 18th... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Refugee Crisis - German President Canvasses European-African CooperationAbuja — The President of Germany, Joachim Gauck, wednesday called for a greater
Refugee Crisis - German President Canvasses European-African Cooperation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Abuja — The President of Germany, Joachim Gauck, wednesday called for a greater cooperation between Europe and Africa with a view to combating terrorism as well as nipping in the bud, causes of refugee influx. The German president disclosed this... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sisi Voices Support for Efforts Exerted to Restore Peace to South SudanPresident Abdel Fattah El Sisi expressed Egypt's support for efforts exerted to
Sisi Voices Support for Efforts Exerted to Restore Peace to South Sudan
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
President Abdel Fattah El Sisi expressed Egypt's support for efforts exerted to restore peace and stability to South Sudan. During a meeting with former vice president of South Sudan Riek Machar on Tuesday, 9/2/2016 President Sisi said that Egypt... Read more
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WBEZ91.5
In Springfield, Obama Pleads for UnityNine years ago to the day, Barack Obama stood before the Old State Capitol in S
In Springfield, Obama Pleads for Unity
WBEZ91.5 / Posted 3 days ago
Nine years ago to the day, Barack Obama stood before the Old State Capitol in Springfield and announced his run for president, declaring that "the ways of Washington must change." On Wednesday, Obama returns to the Illinois capital at the twilight of... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
President Obama addresses Illinois General AssemblyPresident Obama addressed Illinois lawmakers Wednesday afternoon shortly after
President Obama addresses Illinois General Assembly
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 3 days ago
President Obama addressed Illinois lawmakers Wednesday afternoon shortly after visiting a local restaurant for lunch along his route from Air Force One to the state capitol. Air Force One landed in Illinois around 11:15 a.m. The president flew into... Read more
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Daily Herald
In Illinois, Obama to plead for a unity that's eluded himWASHINGTON -- Nine years ago to the day, Barack Obama stood before the Old Stat
In Illinois, Obama to plead for a unity that's eluded him
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
WASHINGTON -- Nine years ago to the day, Barack Obama stood before the Old State Capitol in Springfield and announced his run for president, declaring that "the ways of Washington must change." On Wednesday, Obama returns to the Illinois capital at... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Valentine’s date with Bongbong contest launchedMANILA, Philippines – Those who want a date with vice presidential aspirant Sen
Valentine’s date with Bongbong contest launched
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
MANILA, Philippines – Those who want a date with vice presidential aspirant Sen. Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. may finally get their wish this Valentine season. According to Marcos’ official website, anyone could win a lunch date with the senator... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Officer hurt while risking life now fighting for worker's compBREAKINGMissouri Highway Patrol aiding in search for missing Iron County toddle
Officer hurt while risking life now fighting for worker's comp
FOX Carolina / Posted 3 days ago
BREAKINGMissouri Highway Patrol aiding in search for missing Iron County toddlerMissouri Highway Patrol aiding in search for missing Iron County toddler A search area was created in Iron County for Titus Tackett (Credit: Family photo /... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Officer hurt while risking life now fighting for worker's compBREAKINGMissouri Highway Patrol aiding in search for missing Iron County toddle
Officer hurt while risking life now fighting for worker's comp
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 3 days ago
BREAKINGMissouri Highway Patrol aiding in search for missing Iron County toddlerMissouri Highway Patrol aiding in search for missing Iron County toddler A search area was created in Iron County for Titus Tackett (Credit: Family photo /... Read more
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