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asianage
After nuclear deal, Iran bigger threat than ISIS Daniel CarmonIsrael’s ambassador Daniel Carmon (Centre), acting Consul General of Israel, Do
After nuclear deal, Iran bigger threat than ISIS Daniel Carmon
asianage / Posted 4 minutes ago
Israel’s ambassador Daniel Carmon (Centre), acting Consul General of Israel, Dov Segev-Steinberg and Deputy Chief of Mission Ziv Shalvi during the inauguration of the new office of the Consulate General of Israel in Bengaluru on Thursday (Photo: R.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
CVIA Approves Strategic Plan for Next Four YearsLuanda — The non-governmental organisation (NGO) "Centro de Vida Independente d
CVIA Approves Strategic Plan for Next Four Years
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
Luanda — The non-governmental organisation (NGO) "Centro de Vida Independente de Angola" (CVIA) approved Thursday in Luanda its strategic plan for the next four years. As part of its strategy, CVIA approved, among others, the increase of creation of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Orange Chan 2016 - CAF, Rwanda Sign Organising Association AgreementThe Confederation Africaine de Football (CAF) on Thursday, 27 August 2015 signe
Orange Chan 2016 - CAF, Rwanda Sign Organising Association Agreement
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
The Confederation Africaine de Football (CAF) on Thursday, 27 August 2015 signed the Organising Association Agreement (OAA) with Rwanda, hosts of the 2016 Orange African Nations Championship (CHAN), as the highlight of a visit by the CAF Inspection... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Radio Station Burned Down in Burkina FasoAbuja — The Committee to Protect Journalists condemns an arson attack on the in
Radio Station Burned Down in Burkina Faso
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
Abuja — The Committee to Protect Journalists condemns an arson attack on the independent Radio Manegmoogo in Burkina Faso on Monday and calls on authorities to identify and prosecute the perpetrators. The attack comes in the run-up to elections... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Quash Conviction of Seven for 'Acts Against Nature'Nairobi — The Senegalese government should exonerate and release seven men conv
Quash Conviction of Seven for 'Acts Against Nature'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
Nairobi — The Senegalese government should exonerate and release seven men convicted of consensual same-sex conduct by a court in Dakar on August 21, 2015, in violation of their basic rights, Human Rights Watch said today. The men were convicted... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SSA Mum On Alleged SABC Spy OperationThe State Security Agency (SSA) would not be drawn to confirm or deny whether a
SSA Mum On Alleged SABC Spy Operation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
The State Security Agency (SSA) would not be drawn to confirm or deny whether a secret operation was taking place at the SABC's Durban offices as alleged by the staff on Wednesday. In a cryptic comment, a SSA spokesperson said staff should ask the... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
Clinton quietly trying to discourage Biden from a 2016 bid WASHINGTON (AP) — In ways both subtle and blunt, Hillary Rodham Clinton's cam
Clinton quietly trying to discourage Biden from a 2016 bid
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted 6 minutes ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — In ways both subtle and blunt, Hillary Rodham Clinton's campaign is sending a message to Vice President Joe Biden about his potential presidential campaign: This won't be... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
Judge to issue ruling on Medicaid expansion FridayAn Anchorage judge says he'll issue a ruling Friday on whether eligible Alaskan
Judge to issue ruling on Medicaid expansion Friday
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 6 minutes ago
An Anchorage judge says he'll issue a ruling Friday on whether eligible Alaskans can apply for Medicaid expansion coverage on September 1. Judge Frank Pfiffner heard oral arguments today on a temporary injunction against Governor Bill Walker, that... Read more
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The Alliance Review
Obama to people of New Orleans: You inspire me, and AmericaNEW ORLEANS (AP) -- Visiting residents on tidy porch stoops and sampling the fr
Obama to people of New Orleans: You inspire me, and America
The Alliance Review / Posted 7 minutes ago
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- Visiting residents on tidy porch stoops and sampling the fried chicken at a corner restaurant, President Barack Obama held out the people of New Orleans on Thursday as an extraordinary example of renewal and resilience 10 years... Read more
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The Alliance Review
Matchmaker U: Colleges try to engage married alumsWhile leading prospective students around Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, cam
Matchmaker U: Colleges try to engage married alums
The Alliance Review / Posted 7 minutes ago
While leading prospective students around Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, campus tour guides talk about the college's active Greek scene, high graduation rates and athletic successes. They also tout the Miami Mergers -- a nickname for alumni who... Read more
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The North West Star
Erskineville's troubled Imperial Hotel sold for $6.5 millionThe iconic Imperial Hotel in Erskineville has been sold, with its new owners un
Erskineville's troubled Imperial Hotel sold for $6.5 million
The North West Star / Posted 7 minutes ago
The iconic Imperial Hotel in Erskineville has been sold, with its new owners undertaking to put an end to the venue's recent troubles. The iconic Imperial Hotel in Erskineville has been sold, with its new owners undertaking to put an end to the... Read more
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The Alliance Review
Clinton likens GOP's views on women to those of terroristsCLEVELAND -- Hillary Rodham Clinton on Thursday drew parallels between terroris
Clinton likens GOP's views on women to those of terrorists
The Alliance Review / Posted 7 minutes ago
CLEVELAND -- Hillary Rodham Clinton on Thursday drew parallels between terrorist organizations and the field of Republican candidates for president when it comes to their views on women, telling an Ohio audience her potential GOP rivals were pushing... Read more
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FOX News
Emails show top Clinton aide discussed work for foundation, consulting firm while at State Dept.The chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee raised questions Thursday about
Emails show top Clinton aide discussed work for foundation, consulting firm while at State Dept.
FOX News / Posted 7 minutes ago
The chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee raised questions Thursday about how a top Hillary Clinton aide's fundraising for the Clinton Foundation and job at a corporate advisory firm intersected with her work at the State Department. Sen. Chuck... Read more
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Calcutta News
McDonald's, Tyson cut ties with farmer over animal abuse NEW YORK - McDonald's chicken supplier Tyson Foods have terminated a farmer's
McDonald's, Tyson cut ties with farmer over animal abuse
Calcutta News / Posted 7 minutes ago
NEW YORK - McDonald's chicken supplier Tyson Foods have terminated a farmer's contract because an animal rights group obtained gruesome video footage that showed small and sickly birds being... Read more
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Calcutta News
President Mukherjee pays tribute at Amar Jawan Jyoti on 50th anniversary of 1965 Indo-Pak War President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday paid tribute at the Amar Jawan Jyoti, a
President Mukherjee pays tribute at Amar Jawan Jyoti on 50th anniversary of 1965 Indo-Pak War
Calcutta News / Posted 7 minutes ago
President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday paid tribute at the Amar Jawan Jyoti, a memorial dedicated to martyred Indian soldiers at India Gate in Central Delhi,... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Clinton quietly trying to discourage Biden from a 2016 bidWASHINGTON (AP) - In ways both subtle and blunt, Hillary Rodham Clinton's campa
Clinton quietly trying to discourage Biden from a 2016 bid
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 9 minutes ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - In ways both subtle and blunt, Hillary Rodham Clinton's campaign is sending a message to Vice President Joe Biden about his potential presidential campaign: This won't be easy. As Biden ponders a challenge to Clinton for the... Read more
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Brisbane Times
US shooting spotlights riddle of workplace safetyMore than two years after being fired, Flanagan shot to death Alison Parker, a
US shooting spotlights riddle of workplace safety
Brisbane Times / Posted 10 minutes ago
More than two years after being fired, Flanagan shot to death Alison Parker, a young reporter, and Adam Ward, a cameraman he had once worked with. Photo: Twitter: @ParkerWDBJ7 The problems were flagrant, and his boss began to document them, only... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Clinton quietly trying to discourage Biden from a 2016 bidWASHINGTON (AP) - In ways both subtle and blunt, Hillary Rodham Clinton's campa
Clinton quietly trying to discourage Biden from a 2016 bid
KWWL Iowa / Posted 10 minutes ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - In ways both subtle and blunt, Hillary Rodham Clinton's campaign is sending a message to Vice President Joe Biden about his potential presidential campaign: This won't be easy. As Biden ponders a challenge to Clinton for the... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
MMDAtowingservices-03The Republic of the Philippines is a sovereign state in archipelagic Southeast
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Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 11 minutes ago
The Republic of the Philippines is a sovereign state in archipelagic Southeast Asia, with 7,107 islands spanning more than 300,000 square kilometers of territory. It is divided into three island groups: Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao. The Philippines... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
FS-Pasig-riverThe Republic of the Philippines is a sovereign state in archipelagic Southeast
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Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 11 minutes ago
The Republic of the Philippines is a sovereign state in archipelagic Southeast Asia, with 7,107 islands spanning more than 300,000 square kilometers of territory. It is divided into three island groups: Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao. The Philippines... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
MMDA accredited towing servicesThe Republic of the Philippines is a sovereign state in archipelagic Southeast
MMDA accredited towing services
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 11 minutes ago
The Republic of the Philippines is a sovereign state in archipelagic Southeast Asia, with 7,107 islands spanning more than 300,000 square kilometers of territory. It is divided into three island groups: Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao. The Philippines... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Erskineville's troubled Imperial Hotel sold for $6.5 millionThe iconic Imperial Hotel in Erskineville has been sold, with its new owners un
Erskineville's troubled Imperial Hotel sold for $6.5 million
Daily Liberal / Posted 12 minutes ago
The iconic Imperial Hotel in Erskineville has been sold, with its new owners undertaking to put an end to the venue's recent troubles. The iconic Imperial Hotel in Erskineville has been sold, with its new owners undertaking to put an end to the... Read more
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The Jewish Press
One-Third of Americans in Israel Live in Judea and SamariaAn Oxford University professor's new book uncovers what most Israelis know - th
One-Third of Americans in Israel Live in Judea and Samaria
The Jewish Press / Posted 12 minutes ago
An Oxford University professor's new book uncovers what most Israelis know - that the Americans are not "Wild West" cowboys. Efrat Chief Rabbi Shlomo Riskin, formerly from New York.Photo Credit: Screen shot Approximately 60,000 Americans, one-third... Read more
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The New Age
US and S. Korea troops stage massive live-dire drillSouth Korean and US troops staged their biggest-ever joint live-fire drill on F
US and S. Korea troops stage massive live-dire drill
The New Age / Posted 12 minutes ago
South Korean and US troops staged their biggest-ever joint live-fire drill on Friday, including a simulated mechanised assault deep into North Korean territory, just days after the two Koreas ended a tense military standoff. The exercise, conducted... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Vietnam grants amnesty to 18,539 prisoners to mark independence There are 34 foreigners among the 18,539 inmates who will be released in Viet
Vietnam grants amnesty to 18,539 prisoners to mark independence
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 13 minutes ago
There are 34 foreigners among the 18,539 inmates who will be released in Vietnam Vietnam has granted amnesty to more than 18,000 prisoners to mark the 70th anniversary of its... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Star Trek's Colm becomes a chuckle brother Martin McGuinness Producers want Irish star and English actor to team up as First Ministers in
Star Trek's Colm becomes a chuckle brother Martin McGuinness
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 13 minutes ago
Producers want Irish star and English actor to team up as First Ministers in proposed movie One of the most recognisable Irish actors is rumoured to be preparing to transform for what... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Family of tragic rugby star Nevin honoured by new centre in his memory Artist Emma Spence with her portrait of her late brother NevinArtist Emma Spe
Family of tragic rugby star Nevin honoured by new centre in his memory
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 13 minutes ago
Artist Emma Spence with her portrait of her late brother NevinArtist Emma Spence at the opening of the the new Nevin Spence Centre at the Kingspan Stadium in BelfastSpecial... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
A brutal IRA murder that's left Stormont on the brink - try spinning your way out of this one, Gerry By Malachi O'Doherty A DUP delegation, including (from left) William McCrea,
A brutal IRA murder that's left Stormont on the brink - try spinning your way out of this one, Gerry
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 13 minutes ago
By Malachi O'Doherty A DUP delegation, including (from left) William McCrea, Jeffrey Donaldson, Nigel Dodds and Gregory Campbell, leave Stormont... Read more
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The Age
US shooting spotlights riddle of workplace safetyMore than two years after being fired, Flanagan shot to death Alison Parker, a
US shooting spotlights riddle of workplace safety
The Age / Posted 14 minutes ago
More than two years after being fired, Flanagan shot to death Alison Parker, a young reporter, and Adam Ward, a cameraman he had once worked with. Photo: Twitter: @ParkerWDBJ7 The problems were flagrant, and his boss began to document them, only... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Binay joins call for tax reform Vice President Jejomar Binay has joined administration lawmakers in calling f
Binay joins call for tax reform
Manila Bulletin / Posted 14 minutes ago
Vice President Jejomar Binay has joined administration lawmakers in calling for the adjustment of income tax brackets, if only to soften the burden of cost on middle-class earners. “Our tax system must be seen as... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
US and S. Korea troops stage massive live-dire drill Pocheon, South Korea | South Korean and US troops staged their biggest-ever j
US and S. Korea troops stage massive live-dire drill
Manila Bulletin / Posted 14 minutes ago
Pocheon, South Korea | South Korean and US troops staged their biggest-ever joint live-fire drill on Friday, including a simulated mechanised assault deep into North Korean territory, just days... Read more
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The Border Mail
Cathy backers upset at LiberalsVoices For Indi takes concerns about rivals' behaviour on 2013 election day to
Cathy backers upset at Liberals
The Border Mail / Posted 15 minutes ago
Voices For Indi takes concerns about rivals' behaviour on 2013 election day to government committee VOICES For Indi has proposed a string of changes to conduct at polling places based on concerns raised by members about Liberal Party activities at... Read more
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Washington Post
Why you shouldn’t retweet Sanders’s claim that Hitler ‘won an election’“A guy named Adolf Hitler won an election in 1932. He won an election, and 50 m
Why you shouldn’t retweet Sanders’s claim that Hitler ‘won an election’
Washington Post / Posted 15 minutes ago
“A guy named Adolf Hitler won an election in 1932. He won an election, and 50 million people died as a result of that election in World War II, including 6 million Jews. So what I learned as a little kid is that politics is, in fact, very... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
US shooting spotlights riddle of workplace safetyMore than two years after being fired, Flanagan shot to death Alison Parker, a
US shooting spotlights riddle of workplace safety
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 16 minutes ago
More than two years after being fired, Flanagan shot to death Alison Parker, a young reporter, and Adam Ward, a cameraman he had once worked with. Photo: Twitter: @ParkerWDBJ7 The problems were flagrant, and his boss began to document them, only... Read more
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Denver Post
US national security adviser in China ahead of Xi's US tripBEIJING (AP) — The U.S. national security adviser held talks Friday in Beijing
US national security adviser in China ahead of Xi's US trip
Denver Post / Posted 16 minutes ago
BEIJING (AP) — The U.S. national security adviser held talks Friday in Beijing to help lay the groundwork for Chinese President Xi Jinping's visit to Washington next month. While Susan Rice visits the Chinese capital, the country is dealing with... Read more
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Denver Post
Greece's new prime minister to name caretaker cabinetVassiliki Thanou, 65, take a religious oath during a swearing in ceremony at th
Greece's new prime minister to name caretaker cabinet
Denver Post / Posted 16 minutes ago
Vassiliki Thanou, 65, take a religious oath during a swearing in ceremony at the Presidential Palace in Athens, on Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015, to become Greece's first female prime minister. Greece came one step closer on Thursday to early elections... Read more
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iafrica.com
Global stocks climb on US growthGlobal stock markets surged Thursday on renewed confidence in the US recovery a
Global stocks climb on US growth
iafrica.com / Posted 16 minutes ago
Global stock markets surged Thursday on renewed confidence in the US recovery after days of wild swings, but some observers warned of more turbulence to come over the slowing Chinese economy. Buyers streamed back to markets after Shanghai, the... Read more
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Business Wire
Husqvarna Group Appoints New SVP Technology Office & CTOAnders Johanson has been appointed SVP Technology Office & CTO at Husqvarna Gro
Husqvarna Group Appoints New SVP Technology Office & CTO
Business Wire / Posted 17 minutes ago
Anders Johanson has been appointed SVP Technology Office & CTO at Husqvarna Group (STO:HUSQB) and member of Group Management as of October 1, 2015. He replaces Henric Anderson, who has been appointed President Construction Division. Anders Johanson... Read more
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Business Wire
SCA Enhances Its Organization and InvestsSCA (STO:SCAA) (STO:SCAB) is a global hygiene and forest products company with
SCA Enhances Its Organization and Invests
Business Wire / Posted 17 minutes ago
SCA (STO:SCAA) (STO:SCAB) is a global hygiene and forest products company with about 85% of its sales derived from its hygiene operations. To further intensify the focus on the Group’s two operations, SCA has decided initiate a dividing of the Group... Read more
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Business Wire
AREVA: Livraison des équipements de contrôle-commande sur le site d’Olkiluoto 3AREVA (Paris:AREVA): Les armoires de contrôle-commande opérationnel ont été li
AREVA: Livraison des équipements de contrôle-commande sur le site d’Olkiluoto 3
Business Wire / Posted 17 minutes ago
AREVA (Paris:AREVA): Les armoires de contrôle-commande opérationnel ont été livrées sur le site d’Olkiluoto 3 (OL3). La réalisation de ce jalon majeur représente un pas important vers la phase d’essai des systèmes de la centrale. Destiné au pilotage... Read more
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Business Wire
AREVA: Delivery of Instrumentation & Control Equipment to Olkiluoto 3 SiteAREVA (Paris:AREVA): The I&C operational cabinets have been delivered to Olkil
AREVA: Delivery of Instrumentation & Control Equipment to Olkiluoto 3 Site
Business Wire / Posted 17 minutes ago
AREVA (Paris:AREVA): The I&C operational cabinets have been delivered to Olkiluoto 3 site. This achievement of a major milestone is one important step toward the plant’s systems testing phase. The I&C system is used to monitor and control the... Read more
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Business Wire
ICA Insurance to Launch on 1 October, Featuring Locked-in Premium and ICA-BonusICA Bank’s subsidiary ICA Försäkring (ICA Insurance) (STO:ICA) will open for bu
ICA Insurance to Launch on 1 October, Featuring Locked-in Premium and ICA-Bonus
Business Wire / Posted 17 minutes ago
ICA Bank’s subsidiary ICA Försäkring (ICA Insurance) (STO:ICA) will open for business on 1 October, initially offering property & casualty insurance to private customers. The customer offering will include, among other things, a locked-in premium for... Read more
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South Sound Business Examiner
Semifinalists announced for Kitsap Bank biz contestKitsap Bank has announced 16 semi-finalists in its 2015 edg3 FUND small busines
Semifinalists announced for Kitsap Bank biz contest
South Sound Business Examiner / Posted 18 minutes ago
Kitsap Bank has announced 16 semi-finalists in its 2015 edg3 FUND small business competition, with an Olympia company among those selected. The mission of edg3 FUND (rhymes with hedge fund) is to recognize entrepreneurs dedicated to growing their... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Chinese community stake claim to shipwreck itemshe ship's location had remain a mystery until documentary film-maker John Alber
Chinese community stake claim to shipwreck items
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 18 minutes ago
he ship's location had remain a mystery until documentary film-maker John Albert discovered the wreck 21km west of Hokianga Harbour in 2012. Photo / Peter de Graaf New Zealand's Chinese community will stake claims to five items recovered from a... Read more
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Daily Press
Naming officers involved in shootings a balancing act for police agenciesNEWPORT NEWS — There's no settled convention around the country on whether poli
Naming officers involved in shootings a balancing act for police agencies
Daily Press / Posted 18 minutes ago
NEWPORT NEWS — There's no settled convention around the country on whether police officers involved in police shootings should be publicly named. Newport News Police Chief Richard W. Myers talked at recent news conference of "a national discussion... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Erskineville's troubled Imperial Hotel sold for $6.5 millionThe iconic Imperial Hotel in Erskineville has been sold, with its new owners un
Erskineville's troubled Imperial Hotel sold for $6.5 million
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 19 minutes ago
The iconic Imperial Hotel in Erskineville has been sold, with its new owners undertaking to put an end to the venue's recent troubles. The iconic Imperial Hotel in Erskineville has been sold, with its new owners undertaking to put an end to the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Vietnam to free 18,200 prisoners in amnesty but no activistsHANOI - Vietnam on Friday said it will free more than 18,200 prisoners to mark
Vietnam to free 18,200 prisoners in amnesty but no activists
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 19 minutes ago
HANOI - Vietnam on Friday said it will free more than 18,200 prisoners to mark its independence day celebrations, but political activists will be excluded from the country's second biggest-ever amnesty. Vietnam's Deputy Minister of Public Security... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
South Africans rise to the call of #SomeoneTellProfMoyoZimbabwe’s Minister of Higher and Tertiary Education, Professor Jonathan Moyo,
South Africans rise to the call of #SomeoneTellProfMoyo
Mail & Guardian / Posted 19 minutes ago
Zimbabwe’s Minister of Higher and Tertiary Education, Professor Jonathan Moyo, has sparked a heated debate on Twitter after he posted a tweet ridiculing the South African economy. After SA lost position as Africa’s largest economy to Nigeria, Rand... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Stem cell research outstrips legislationIt starts in a dish: a collection of cells that can be made to grow into cornea
Stem cell research outstrips legislation
Mail & Guardian / Posted 19 minutes ago
It starts in a dish: a collection of cells that can be made to grow into corneas, hearts or livers, or used to treat currently incurable diseases. This is the future that stem cell therapies could offer us, but the path to that future is strewn with... Read more
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Brandon Sun
News organizations grapple with how graphic to be in a violence-soaked worldIn this image made from video and provided by WDBJ-TV7 news, Kimberly McBroom,
News organizations grapple with how graphic to be in a violence-soaked world
Brandon Sun / Posted 19 minutes ago
In this image made from video and provided by WDBJ-TV7 news, Kimberly McBroom, the station’s morning anchor in Roanoke, Va., reacts to a live broadcast during which reporter Alison Parker and cameraman Adam Ward were fatally shot, Wednesday, Aug. 26,... Read more
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