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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Boost access to health careGov. Tom Wolf acted wisely last year when he expanded the Medicaid program in a
Boost access to health care
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted an hour ago
Gov. Tom Wolf acted wisely last year when he expanded the Medicaid program in accordance with the Affordable Care Act. Doing so vastly expanded access to health care for low-income residents. But it also further exposed one of the state’s major... Read more
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Literary Minded
Les MacFarlane of Moroak: Cattleman, politician and racist? –John Lesley (“Les”) Stuart MacFarlane was born in Sydney in 1919 and educated a
Les MacFarlane of Moroak: Cattleman, politician and racist? –
Literary Minded / Posted 3 hours ago
John Lesley (“Les”) Stuart MacFarlane was born in Sydney in 1919 and educated at the Kings School at Parramatta. Little is known of the intervening years but in 1951 he and his family took up the pastoral leasehold at Moroak Station, recently carved... Read more
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News.com.au
Life in the republicCitizens of the Republic of Wynnum ahead of its first anniversary of independen
Life in the republic
News.com.au / Posted 7 hours ago
Citizens of the Republic of Wynnum ahead of its first anniversary of independence on November 12. Picture: Renae Droop MALCOLM Turnbull may have scrapped knights and dames from Australia’s honours system but he can’t touch aristocrat Peter Hellen’s... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Buhari Proceeds On Vacation As Speculations Mount Over HealthBy Tobi Soniyi and Senator Iroegbu President Muhammadu Buhari has begun a shor
Buhari Proceeds On Vacation As Speculations Mount Over Health
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
By Tobi Soniyi and Senator Iroegbu President Muhammadu Buhari has begun a short vacation from yesterday February 5 to February 10, 2016. A terse statement issued by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina said... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Thumbs Up to Buhari's Sturdy Stance Against Devaluation By Tony AdemiluyiPresident Muhammadu Buhari may have been a let down to many of his former admir
Thumbs Up to Buhari's Sturdy Stance Against Devaluation By Tony Ademiluyi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 hours ago
President Muhammadu Buhari may have been a let down to many of his former admirers who expected overnight miracles in his change driven campaign that upset the apple cart by making him the first presidential aspirant in the annals of Nigeria's... Read more
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News.com.au
PM ‘won’t encourage people smugglers’Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull was pressed on the potential deportation of asy
PM ‘won’t encourage people smugglers’
News.com.au / Posted 9 hours ago
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull was pressed on the potential deportation of asylum seekers in Australia on ABC’s Insiders on Sunday. PRIME Minister Malcolm Turnbull insists the government will maintain its tough stance on border control despite... Read more
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News.com.au
PM ‘won’t encourage people smugglers’Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull was pressed on the potential deportation of asy
PM ‘won’t encourage people smugglers’
News.com.au / Posted 9 hours ago
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull was pressed on the potential deportation of asylum seekers in Australia on ABC’s Insiders on Sunday. PRIME Minister Malcolm Turnbull insists the government will maintain its tough stance on border control despite... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Turnbull: ‘I will chose my words carefully’Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull was pressed on the potential deportation of asy
Turnbull: ‘I will chose my words carefully’
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 hours ago
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull was pressed on the potential deportation of asylum seekers in Australia on ABC’s Insiders on Sunday. PRIME Minister Malcolm Turnbull insists the government will maintain its tough stance on border control despite... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
NSW Government 'prepared to help' with Nauru asylum seekers if Canberra asks Photo: Mike Baird said Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews was
NSW Government 'prepared to help' with Nauru asylum seekers
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 10 hours ago
if Canberra asks Photo: Mike Baird said Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews was a "good man", but NSW would wait to be asked to help asylum seekers. (AAP: Nikki Short) The NSW Government says... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Snowstorm threatens East; Washington, Baltimore under blizzard warningsCommunities on the East Coast braced Thursday for what could be the winter’s bi
Snowstorm threatens East; Washington, Baltimore under blizzard warnings
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 11 hours ago
Communities on the East Coast braced Thursday for what could be the winter’s biggest storm yet — or it could peter out, depending on how the system moves and where you are. About 75 million people are in the storm’s path, with nearly 30 million... Read more
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The Hindu
On malaria, the government’s rhetoric must meet realityThe Health Ministry’s plan for a malaria-free India by 2030 is laudable, but gr
On malaria, the government’s rhetoric must meet reality
The Hindu / Posted 15 hours ago
The Health Ministry’s plan for a malaria-free India by 2030 is laudable, but grand pronouncements are meaningless as long as manipulated data distort our knowledge and bad governance impedes genuine attempts to fight the disease This month, the... Read more
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Daily Press
ODU still weighing waterfront or current site for football stadiumWood Selig believed Old Dominion's ambitions for a new football stadium would b
ODU still weighing waterfront or current site for football stadium
Daily Press / Posted 16 hours ago
Wood Selig believed Old Dominion's ambitions for a new football stadium would be further along. The Monarchs' athletic director and the project's driving force, he anticipated decisions on capacity, amenities and, most critical, location before or... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Asylum seekers should stay in NSW: oppnThe NSW opposition leader has called for the state government to join an offer
Asylum seekers should stay in NSW: oppn
Sky News Australia / Posted 16 hours ago
The NSW opposition leader has called for the state government to join an offer by Victoria to settle Australian-born refugee children and their families. Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews has drawn support from advocacy groups after offering to... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Albay showcases sports tourism powerLEGAZPI CITY — Albay unleashes a grand display of its sports tourism power this
Albay showcases sports tourism power
Manila Standard Today / Posted 17 hours ago
LEGAZPI CITY — Albay unleashes a grand display of its sports tourism power this year when it hosts several major international and national events, including the 2016 Albay Xterra Off Road Triathlon and Le Tour de Filipinas in February, and the 2016... Read more
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Daily Mail
Nigeria battling fresh outbreak of the deadly Lassa feverNigeria battling fresh outbreak of deadly Lassa fever which has left 101 people
Nigeria battling fresh outbreak of the deadly Lassa fever
Daily Mail / Posted 17 hours ago
Nigeria battling fresh outbreak of deadly Lassa fever which has left 101 people dead since August Nigeria is facing a growing outbreak of a deadly virus similar to Ebola Lassa fever is carried by rats and has led to the death of 101... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Lost in TokyoA first timer’s guide to everything wonderful about the world’s most populous c
Lost in Tokyo
Manila Bulletin / Posted 18 hours ago
A first timer’s guide to everything wonderful about the world’s most populous city, and how to explore it on the cheap There’s not a scrap of usable Japanese word in my pocket-sized notebook to help us explain our conundrum. After pointing on the... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Guns used in 195 domestic killings in NY during 2006-2014ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - FBI records reviewed by The Associated Press show guns were
Guns used in 195 domestic killings in NY during 2006-2014
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 19 hours ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - FBI records reviewed by The Associated Press show guns were used in 195 domestic-related killings in New York from 2006 through 2014. Nationally, 6,235 people were killed in such attacks, with current wives and girlfriends... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
101 die in Nigeria from Lassa fever outbreakA growing Lassa fever outbreak in Nigeria has killed 101 people, as West Africa
101 die in Nigeria from Lassa fever outbreak
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 20 hours ago
A growing Lassa fever outbreak in Nigeria has killed 101 people, as West Africa battles to contain a flare-up of the virus, according to data from the nation’s health authorities released Saturday. Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC)... Read more
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International Business Times
Syria Conflict: Bashar al-Assad's foreign minister warns Saudi troops will 'return in coffins' Bashar al-Assad's foreign minister has sent a stark warning to Saudi Arabia, th
Syria Conflict: Bashar al-Assad's foreign minister warns Saudi troops will 'return in coffins'
International Business Times / Posted 20 hours ago
Bashar al-Assad's foreign minister has sent a stark warning to Saudi Arabia, the West and Turkey that any foreign ground troops entering Syria will "return home in wooden coffins". Foreign Minister Walid al-Moallem spoke in strong terms after Saudi... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Big Ten Network working to win over Maryland fans"No one is expecting it to happen overnight," said Mark Silverman, the Big Ten
Big Ten Network working to win over Maryland fans
Baltimore Sun / Posted 20 hours ago
"No one is expecting it to happen overnight," said Mark Silverman, the Big Ten Network president, of the adjustment to unfamiliar opponents and distant athletic venues. "Our whole conference is based on rivalries. It takes time to build them." The... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Orange County breaks tourism record with 47 million visitors in 2015Thanks to the allure of Disneyland and huge growth in convention attendance, Or
Orange County breaks tourism record with 47 million visitors in 2015
Los Angeles Times / Posted 20 hours ago
Thanks to the allure of Disneyland and huge growth in convention attendance, Orange County hosted a record 47.3 million visitors last year. The county's visitor total represents a 3% increase over 2014 and is the second year in a row that the region... Read more
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Daily Mail
Brazil's five day carnival gets underway despite Zika fearsIt's Carnival! Brazil's five day festival of dancing, bare flesh and wild costu
Brazil's five day carnival gets underway despite Zika fears
Daily Mail / Posted 21 hours ago
It's Carnival! Brazil's five day festival of dancing, bare flesh and wild costumes gets underway despite Zika fears Mayor Eduardo Paes handed a big golden key to the carnival's ceremonial King Momo on Friday The organisers promised a spectacular... Read more
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Business Standard India
Lassa fever outbreak claims 101 lives in Nigeria: NCDCDeaths from the virus were recorded in the nation's political capital, Abuja, L
Lassa fever outbreak claims 101 lives in Nigeria: NCDC
Business Standard India / Posted 23 hours ago
Deaths from the virus were recorded in the nation's political capital, Abuja, Lagos, and 14 other states, the NCDC saidDeaths from the virus were recorded in the nation's political capital, Abuja,... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Lassa fever has killed more than 100 in Nigeria, latest figures showA growing Lassa fever outbreak in Nigeria has killed 101 people, as West Africa
Lassa fever has killed more than 100 in Nigeria, latest figures show
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 23 hours ago
A growing Lassa fever outbreak in Nigeria has killed 101 people, as West Africa battles to contain a flare-up of the virus, according to data from the nation’s health authorities released on Saturday. Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC)... Read more
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Rappler
101 die in Nigeria from Lassa fever outbreakLAGOS, Nigeria – A growing Lassa fever outbreak in Nigeria has killed 101 peopl
101 die in Nigeria from Lassa fever outbreak
Rappler / Posted yesterday
LAGOS, Nigeria – A growing Lassa fever outbreak in Nigeria has killed 101 people, as West Africa battles to contain a flare up of the virus, according to data from the nation's health authorities released Saturday. Nigeria Center for Disease Control... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
101 die in Nigeria from Lassa fever outbreak Published: 6 February 2016 6:01 PM Attendees listen during an emergency Nati
101 die in Nigeria from Lassa fever outbreak
The Malaysian Insider / Posted yesterday
Published: 6 February 2016 6:01 PM Attendees listen during an emergency National Council on Health meeting on the control of Lassa Fever in Abuja, Nigeria January 19, 2016. – Reuters pic, February 6,... Read more
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Herald Sun
NSW should let asylum seekers stay: oppnThe NSW opposition leader has called for the state government to settle Austral
NSW should let asylum seekers stay: oppn
Herald Sun / Posted yesterday
The NSW opposition leader has called for the state government to settle Australian-born refugees. The NSW opposition leader has called for the state government to join an offer by Victoria to settle... Read more
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Weekly Times
NSW should let asylum seekers stay: oppnThe NSW opposition leader has called for the state government to settle Austral
NSW should let asylum seekers stay: oppn
Weekly Times / Posted yesterday
The NSW opposition leader has called for the state government to settle Australian-born refugees. The NSW opposition leader has called for the state government to join an offer by Victoria to settle... Read more
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News.com.au
NSW should let asylum seekers stay: oppn The NSW opposition leader has called for the state government to join an of
NSW should let asylum seekers stay: oppn
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
The NSW opposition leader has called for the state government to join an offer by Victoria to settle Australian-born refugee children and their... Read more
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Perth Now
NSW should let asylum seekers stay: oppnThe NSW opposition leader has called for the state government to settle Austral
NSW should let asylum seekers stay: oppn
Perth Now / Posted yesterday
The NSW opposition leader has called for the state government to settle Australian-born refugees. The NSW opposition leader has called for the state government to join an offer by Victoria to settle... Read more
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Adelaide Now
NSW should let asylum seekers stay: oppnThe NSW opposition leader has called for the state government to settle Austral
NSW should let asylum seekers stay: oppn
Adelaide Now / Posted yesterday
The NSW opposition leader has called for the state government to settle Australian-born refugees. The NSW opposition leader has called for the state government to join an offer by Victoria to settle... Read more
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The Courier Mail
NSW should let asylum seekers stay: oppnThe NSW opposition leader has called for the state government to settle Austral
NSW should let asylum seekers stay: oppn
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
The NSW opposition leader has called for the state government to settle Australian-born refugees. The NSW opposition leader has called for the state government to join an offer by Victoria to settle... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Rio Carnival opens, defying growing Zika fearsRio De Janeiro: Rio's Carnival -- a five day festival of dancing, bared flesh a
Rio Carnival opens, defying growing Zika fears
Decclan Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Rio De Janeiro: Rio's Carnival -- a five day festival of dancing, bared flesh and wild costumes -- go underway in the face of warnings that the Zika virus might make even kissing dangerous. Mayor Eduardo Paes handed a big golden key to the city to... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Carnival opens in Rio, defying growing Zika fearsDancers from the Perola Negra samba school perform on a float during a carnival
Carnival opens in Rio, defying growing Zika fears
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
Dancers from the Perola Negra samba school perform on a float during a carnival parade in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016. AP Photo RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil—Rio’s Carnival—a five day festival of dancing, bared flesh and wild costumes—go... Read more
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Rappler
Carnival opens in Rio, defying growing Zika fearsFESTIVITIES. The King Momo (R), dances with the Queen of the Carnival after rec
Carnival opens in Rio, defying growing Zika fears
Rappler / Posted yesterday
FESTIVITIES. The King Momo (R), dances with the Queen of the Carnival after receiving the Keys of the City, which represents the official opening of the Carnival of Rio. Photo by Antonio Lacerda/EPA RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil – Rio's Carnival – a five... Read more
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Wayne Post
SAFE Act under fire: Controversial legislation reaches three-year anniversary Gun owners, county officials continue to battle the SAFE Act's existence, tho
SAFE Act under fire: Controversial legislation reaches three-year anniversary
Wayne Post / Posted yesterday
Gun owners, county officials continue to battle the SAFE Act's existence, though numbers suggest some good has come from controversial gun control legislation Posted Jan.... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Penn State awaiting options for stadiumPenn State Athletic Director Sandy Barbour said she expects global architecture
Penn State awaiting options for stadium
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Penn State Athletic Director Sandy Barbour said she expects global architecture firm Populous to present its findings in July. Then the athletic department will begin the second phase of its plan to improve 18 facilities used by the university's 31... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
PSU awaiting improvement options for Beaver StadiumPenn State Athletic Director Sandy Barbour said she expects global architecture
PSU awaiting improvement options for Beaver Stadium
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted yesterday
Penn State Athletic Director Sandy Barbour said she expects global architecture firm Populous to present its findings in July. Then the athletic department will begin the second phase of its plan to improve 18 facilities used by the university's 31... Read more
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Victor Post
SAFE Act under fire: Controversial legislation reaches three-year anniversary Gun owners, county officials continue to battle the SAFE Act's existence, tho
SAFE Act under fire: Controversial legislation reaches three-year anniversary
Victor Post / Posted yesterday
Gun owners, county officials continue to battle the SAFE Act's existence, though numbers suggest some good has come from controversial gun control legislation Posted Jan.... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Even Steve Spurrier wants Peyton Manning to go from Citrus Bowl MVP to Super Bowl MVPAs it relates to the Big 12 and the red-hot, renewed expansion talk in college
Even Steve Spurrier wants Peyton Manning to go from Citrus Bowl MVP to Super Bowl MVP
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
As it relates to the Big 12 and the red-hot, renewed expansion talk in college football's most vulnerable and volatile Power Five conference, you would think the national media would be more educated about UCF. This isn't meant as a knock on anybody... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Even Steve Spurrier wants Peyton Manning to go from Citrus Bowl MVP to Super Bowl MVPAs it relates to the Big 12 and the red-hot, renewed expansion talk in college
Even Steve Spurrier wants Peyton Manning to go from Citrus Bowl MVP to Super Bowl MVP
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
As it relates to the Big 12 and the red-hot, renewed expansion talk in college football's most vulnerable and volatile Power Five conference, you would think the national media would be more educated about UCF. This isn't meant as a knock on anybody... Read more
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The Irish Times
The Annals of the Hundred IslandsOne thing we cherish most in these dark times is the numbers we have kept from
The Annals of the Hundred Islands
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
One thing we cherish most in these dark times is the numbers we have kept from our little wars and plagues. What keeps us safe is the seas that heretofore we deemed disastrous. Our hundred islands ringed by these soft waters teem with the red-skinned... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Terrorism and the future of investment in Southeast Asia – Nicholas Fang and Cheryl Tan Published: 6 February 2016 7:01 AM The year 2016 has not gotten off to an au
Terrorism and the future of investment in Southeast Asia – Nicholas Fang and Cheryl Tan
The Malaysian Insider / Posted yesterday
Published: 6 February 2016 7:01 AM The year 2016 has not gotten off to an auspicious start for Indonesia. The country and its new president both weathered... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Stores, apartments on the way at Pembroke Pines City CenterConstruction of the first phase of a new commercial development in Pembroke Pin
Stores, apartments on the way at Pembroke Pines City Center
Sun-Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Construction of the first phase of a new commercial development in Pembroke Pines is slated to begin within a few months and propel a new era for the city. Terra, a Coconut Grove-based residential and commercial development firm, plans in the second... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
I Will Carry Namibia Forever in My HeartIndonesian Ambassador to Namibia Agustino Sumartono is counting the last days o
I Will Carry Namibia Forever in My Heart
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Indonesian Ambassador to Namibia Agustino Sumartono is counting the last days of his diplomatic posting to Namibia. New Era's Fifi Rhodes caught up with the outgoing ambassador who has been in Namibia since 2012. Your Excellency, share with us your... Read more
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Sports Business Daily
Remember The Time: Sports Execs Continue To Reflect On Super Bowl MemoriesSBD/February 5, 2016/Events and Attractions WANT MORE GREAT STORIES LIKE THI
Remember The Time: Sports Execs Continue To Reflect On Super Bowl Memories
Sports Business Daily / Posted yesterday
SBD/February 5, 2016/Events and Attractions WANT MORE GREAT STORIES LIKE THIS? * Dick Pope -- Chair and CEO of licensed hard-goods company WinCraftHis first Super Bowl was... Read more
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Gulf News
Al Assad’s battlefield breakthrough threatens new refugee waveTaking Aleppo would give Russia, Iran and Al Assad more bargaining power at any
Al Assad’s battlefield breakthrough threatens new refugee wave
Gulf News / Posted yesterday
Taking Aleppo would give Russia, Iran and Al Assad more bargaining power at any future settlement talks An image grab taken from a handout video from Shabha Press on February 5, 2016 shows Syrians fleeing from the northern embattled city of Aleppo... Read more
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Goal.com
Red Dawn: Donald Trump is right - the West is losing to China - Goal.com Rest of the World Rest of Europe Red Dawn: Liverpool losing out
Red Dawn: Donald Trump is right - the West is losing to China
Goal.com / Posted yesterday
- Goal.com Rest of the World Rest of Europe Red Dawn: Liverpool losing out to China on Teixeira is a sign of things to come Alex Teixeira and Jackson Martinez are the latest... Read more
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CTV News
Big-spending Chinese soccer clubs show global ambitionsThe European transfer window is not so European any more, with Chinese clubs ou
Big-spending Chinese soccer clubs show global ambitions
CTV News / Posted yesterday
The European transfer window is not so European any more, with Chinese clubs outspending even the continent's richest clubs in January to prove that the country is now a genuine power in attracting the world's best players. Chinese spending on... Read more
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Goal.com
Red Dawn: Donald Trump is right - the West is losing to China - Goal.com Rest of the World Rest of Europe Red Dawn: Liverpool losing out
Red Dawn: Donald Trump is right - the West is losing to China
Goal.com / Posted yesterday
- Goal.com Rest of the World Rest of Europe Red Dawn: Liverpool losing out on Teixeira is a sign of things to come Alex Teixeira and Jackson Martinez are the latest high-profile... Read more
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