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Guardian Unlimited
Something rotten in the state as Beirut’s protesters lose their cool at governmentHussein Yousef’s tanned face betrayed little emotion, but his eyes were pained
Something rotten in the state as Beirut’s protesters lose their cool at government
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 23 minutes ago
Hussein Yousef’s tanned face betrayed little emotion, but his eyes were pained as he leaned on the concrete barriers in central Beirut’s Riad al-Solh square. The last time he saw his son, Mohammad, a Lebanese army soldier, was in a video 10 months... Read more
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The Borneo Post
The week at a glance 30 August 2015Sarawak Cable registers impressive 1H results Sarawak Cable Bhd (Sarawak Cable
The week at a glance 30 August 2015
The Borneo Post / Posted 57 minutes ago
Sarawak Cable registers impressive 1H results Sarawak Cable Bhd (Sarawak Cable) has recorded impressive results for the first half of financial year 2015 (1HFY15) according to AmResearch Sdn Bhd (AmResearch). In a filing on Bursa Malaysia, the... Read more
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The Manila Times
Stock market chaos raises doubts about China’s state-shackled economyAugust 29, 2015 11:01 pm NOT long ago, global markets were fixated on a nation
Stock market chaos raises doubts about China’s state-shackled economy
The Manila Times / Posted an hour ago
August 29, 2015 11:01 pm NOT long ago, global markets were fixated on a nation in the throes of financial upheaval. Its equities markets were crumbling, its debts sky-high. Media... Read more
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New Kerala
Indian Railways should launch 'Zero Accident Mission': Prabhu Indian Railways needs to launch "Zero Accident Mission" with a definite time
Indian Railways should launch 'Zero Accident Mission': Prabhu
New Kerala / Posted 4 hours ago
Indian Railways needs to launch "Zero Accident Mission" with a definite time frame, said Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Saturday. "This requires integrated approach involving use of... Read more
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Swissinfo
Schengen not working, says defence ministerIt is only permitted to use a hyperlink to specific SWI swissinfo.ch content on
Schengen not working, says defence minister
Swissinfo / Posted 4 hours ago
It is only permitted to use a hyperlink to specific SWI swissinfo.ch content on the website of the party requesting the content or the website of a third party. The framing of content from SWI swissinfo.ch is only allowed if it is unchanged, without... Read more
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YugaTech
Telstra in Talks with San Miguel CorporationAustralian-based telecommunications company, Telstra Corporation Limited, recen
Telstra in Talks with San Miguel Corporation
YugaTech / Posted 5 hours ago
Australian-based telecommunications company, Telstra Corporation Limited, recently confirmed that they are currently in joint-venture talks with San Miguel Corporation (SMC) for a possible investment on the conglomerate’s wireless business. SMC’s... Read more
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The Courier
The satellite Malcolm Turnbull never wanted prepares for liftoffIn 32 days and counting down, Australia is set to blast a satellite weighing as
The satellite Malcolm Turnbull never wanted prepares for liftoff
The Courier / Posted 5 hours ago
In 32 days and counting down, Australia is set to blast a satellite weighing as much as an elephant one-tenth of the way to the moon. In 32 days and counting, Australia is set to blast a satellite weighing as much as an elephant one-tenth of the way... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
U.S. group exhorts China to broaden access to marketsBEIJING -- An American business group urged China on Friday to allow more acces
U.S. group exhorts China to broaden access to markets
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 hours ago
BEIJING -- An American business group urged China on Friday to allow more access to its insurance and other service industries. Opening largely closed banking, logistics and other markets wider to foreign competitors would support the communist... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
APEC advances regional connectivity in Cebu gab Senior officials of theAsia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) will have a m
APEC advances regional connectivity in Cebu gab
Manila Bulletin / Posted 8 hours ago
Senior officials of theAsia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) will have a meeting of the “Friends of the Chair on Connectivity” on 03 September in Cebu at the sidelines of the Third Senior Officials’... Read more
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The Columbian
Lebanon: Shiny on the outside, rotting on insideBEIRUT — To the casual visitor, Lebanon may seem like a tiny slice of Mediterra
Lebanon: Shiny on the outside, rotting on inside
The Columbian / Posted 9 hours ago
BEIRUT — To the casual visitor, Lebanon may seem like a tiny slice of Mediterranean modernity and coexistence in a turbulent region plagued by violence and extremism. But for many Lebanese, it’s a rotting state eaten away by a political class that... Read more
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Inquirier.net
What’s in a billion? Facebook users hit milestone in 1 dayIn this March 25, 2015 file photo, Mark Zuckerberg talks about the Messenger ap
What’s in a billion? Facebook users hit milestone in 1 day
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 hours ago
In this March 25, 2015 file photo, Mark Zuckerberg talks about the Messenger app during the Facebook F8 Developer Conference in San Francisco. For the first time, a billion people used Facebook in a single day on Monday, Aug. 24, 2015. Zuckerberg... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Lebanon: Shiny on the outside, rotting from the insideBEIRUT (AP) — To the casual visitor, Lebanon may seem like a tiny slice of Medi
Lebanon: Shiny on the outside, rotting from the inside
Lake Placid News / Posted 11 hours ago
BEIRUT (AP) — To the casual visitor, Lebanon may seem like a tiny slice of Mediterranean modernity and coexistence in a turbulent region plagued by violence and extremism. But for many Lebanese, it's a rotting state eaten away by a political class... Read more
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Rappler
GMA to SkyCable: Refute Eat Bulaga signal loss complaint'PROVE US WRONG'. Instead of calling the complaint baseless, GMA Network wants
GMA to SkyCable: Refute Eat Bulaga signal loss complaint
Rappler / Posted 12 hours ago
'PROVE US WRONG'. Instead of calling the complaint baseless, GMA Network wants SkyCable to prove that it has not shortchanged its subscribers "Instead of merely saying that GMA's complaint is malicious and without basis, SkyCable would do well to... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Cuba outreach YOUNGSTOWN As Cuba and the U.S. continue forging diplomatic relations, the Y
Cuba outreach
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 12 hours ago
YOUNGSTOWN As Cuba and the U.S. continue forging diplomatic relations, the Youngstown/Warren Regional Chamber discussed emerging opportunities with Economic & Trade Office’s Minister Counselor Ruben Armos Arrieta of the Embassy of the... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
Katrina evacuee embraces new life, greets futureShe doesn't remember what highway she took, but Anita Jackson saw exit signs fa
Katrina evacuee embraces new life, greets future
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 12 hours ago
She doesn't remember what highway she took, but Anita Jackson saw exit signs familiar to many in the Crossroads: to Edna, Hallettsville, Victoria. "I was just getting out of town," the 69-year-old Hurricane Katrina evacuee said. "I had known the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
PMB Makes Key AppointmentsThree months after he assumed office, President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday fina
PMB Makes Key Appointments
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 hours ago
Three months after he assumed office, President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday finally made key appointments to sensitive positions in his government. He appointed Engr. Babachir David Lawal secretary to the government of the federation and Alhaji Abba... Read more
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Investopedia
The Rise of Corporate Venture Capital (TWTR,FB)Corporate venture capital (CVC) is a subset of venture capital wherein corporat
The Rise of Corporate Venture Capital (TWTR,FB)
Investopedia / Posted 13 hours ago
Corporate venture capital (CVC) is a subset of venture capital wherein corporations make systematic investments into startup companies, often by taking an equity stake in an innovative firm tangentially related to the company’s own industry. They... Read more
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Canberra Times
Data retention and the end of Australians' digital privacyData retention laws: Should we worry? The digital privacy of Australians ends
Data retention and the end of Australians' digital privacy
Canberra Times / Posted 14 hours ago
Data retention laws: Should we worry? The digital privacy of Australians ends from Tuesday, October 13. So, the fact that you visited a porn site or infidelity site Ashley Madison or 'jihadi' content sites, may in effect be discoverable without the... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Data retention and the end of Australians' digital privacyData retention laws: Should we worry? The digital privacy of Australians ends
Data retention and the end of Australians' digital privacy
Brisbane Times / Posted 14 hours ago
Data retention laws: Should we worry? The digital privacy of Australians ends from Tuesday, October 13. So, the fact that you visited a porn site or infidelity site Ashley Madison or 'jihadi' content sites, may in effect be discoverable without the... Read more
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The Age
Data retention and the end of Australians' digital privacyData retention laws: Should we worry? The digital privacy of Australians ends
Data retention and the end of Australians' digital privacy
The Age / Posted 14 hours ago
Data retention laws: Should we worry? The digital privacy of Australians ends from Tuesday, October 13. So, the fact that you visited a porn site or infidelity site Ashley Madison or 'jihadi' content sites, may in effect be discoverable without the... Read more
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WA Today
Data retention and the end of Australians' digital privacyData retention laws: Should we worry? The digital privacy of Australians ends
Data retention and the end of Australians' digital privacy
WA Today / Posted 14 hours ago
Data retention laws: Should we worry? The digital privacy of Australians ends from Tuesday, October 13. So, the fact that you visited a porn site or infidelity site Ashley Madison or 'jihadi' content sites, may in effect be discoverable without the... Read more
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The Star
Maxis releases National Day video messagePETALING JAYA: Maxis has paid homage to the inspiring efforts of ordinary Malay
Maxis releases National Day video message
The Star / Posted 15 hours ago
PETALING JAYA: Maxis has paid homage to the inspiring efforts of ordinary Malaysians in its National Day message this year. In a six-minute film, the giant telecommunications firm celebrated Malaysians who looked past their differences and showed... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Former BCE assistant investigated by Quebec regulator for insider tradingQuebec’s securities regulator is investigating a former BCE Inc. employee over
Former BCE assistant investigated by Quebec regulator for insider trading
The Globe and Mail / Posted 15 hours ago
Quebec’s securities regulator is investigating a former BCE Inc. employee over allegations of insider trading and tipping involving three deals that spanned her employment at the telecommunications giant. On Thursday, the Autorité des marches... Read more
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Register Pajaronian
Pajaronian Restaurants, gas station proposedWATSONVILLE � If a proposal is approved by the Watsonville Planning Commission
Pajaronian Restaurants, gas station proposed
Register Pajaronian / Posted 15 hours ago
WATSONVILLE � If a proposal is approved by the Watsonville Planning Commission Tuesday night, the former Indalux plant site on West Beach Street will see the development of a gas station and four restaurants, including a drive-through. According to... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
TaskUs takes unpleasant job of customer service off startups' handsLOS ANGELES -- People use Uber when they need help hailing a ride or Tinder for
TaskUs takes unpleasant job of customer service off startups' hands
The Fremont Argus / Posted 15 hours ago
LOS ANGELES -- People use Uber when they need help hailing a ride or Tinder for help finding a date. When those companies need some assistance of their own, they turn to TaskUs. The startup, based outside Los Angeles in Santa Monica, provides call... Read more
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The Buffalo News
CWA blasts Verizon for turning down federal funds to expand broadband serviceThe Communications Workers of America is criticizing Verizon for rejecting fede
CWA blasts Verizon for turning down federal funds to expand broadband service
The Buffalo News / Posted 16 hours ago
The Communications Workers of America is criticizing Verizon for rejecting federal funding that would have helped the telecommunications giant expand high-speed Internet service to rural communities in several states, including in New York. The... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Mark Costello killing: Slain Oklahoma labor commissioner leaves legacy of serviceThe sad tribute came four days after he was fatally stabbed inside an Oklahoma
Mark Costello killing: Slain Oklahoma labor commissioner leaves legacy of service
The Oklahoman / Posted 17 hours ago
The sad tribute came four days after he was fatally stabbed inside an Oklahoma City ice cream store. His 26-year-old son, Christian, who suffers from mental illness, is being held in the killing. One of the most notable things Costello did as... Read more
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Inquirier.net
TV ratings war raging over Eat Bulaga’s ‘AlDub’If a complaint filed by GMA Network were to be believed, it was not only Lola N
TV ratings war raging over Eat Bulaga’s ‘AlDub’
Inquirier.net / Posted 17 hours ago
If a complaint filed by GMA Network were to be believed, it was not only Lola Nidora who had been scheming to destroy the budding romance between Alden Richards and Yaya Dub in the “AlDub” portion of the noontime show, “Eat Bulaga;” rival TV network... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Verizon turns down federal funds to expand broadband serviceThe Communications Workers of America is criticizing Verizon for rejecting fede
Verizon turns down federal funds to expand broadband service
The Buffalo News / Posted 18 hours ago
The Communications Workers of America is criticizing Verizon for rejecting federal funding that would have helped the telecommunications giant expand high-speed Internet service to rural communities in several states, including in New York. The... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
City doesn't ban workers from using city email to access Ashley Madison because it can'tThe city of Topeka doesn’t prevent its employees from using their work email ad
City doesn't ban workers from using city email to access Ashley Madison because it can't
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 18 hours ago
The city of Topeka doesn’t prevent its employees from using their work email addresses to access online offerings such as the infidelity-themed Ashley Madison website because that isn’t possible, said information technology director Mark... Read more
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The Columbian
Facebook hits 1 billion milestoneNEW YORK — A billion people logged in to Facebook on a single day this week, ma
Facebook hits 1 billion milestone
The Columbian / Posted 18 hours ago
NEW YORK — A billion people logged in to Facebook on a single day this week, marking the first time that many members used the world's largest online social network in a 24-hour period. The number amounts to one-seventh of the Earth's... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Driver cited after McHenry crash on Route 31 causes gas leakA nixle alert issued about 12:40 p.m. by the McHenry Police Department asked dr
Driver cited after McHenry crash on Route 31 causes gas leak
Northwest Herald / Posted 18 hours ago
A nixle alert issued about 12:40 p.m. by the McHenry Police Department asked drivers to avoid the area of Route 31 and Albany Street while authorities investigated a traffic crash. Deputy Chief John Birk said two vehicles were involved. Both were... Read more
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Honolulu Star-Advertiser
What's in a billion? Facebook users hit milestone in 1 dayFacebook said a billion people logged into Facebook on a single day this week.
What's in a billion? Facebook users hit milestone in 1 day
Honolulu Star-Advertiser / Posted 18 hours ago
Facebook said a billion people logged into Facebook on a single day this week. NEW YORK >> A billion people logged in to Facebook on a single day this week, marking the first time that many members used the world's largest online social network in a... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Lebanon: Shiny on the outside, rotting from the insideBEIRUT (AP) - To the casual visitor, Lebanon may seem like a tiny slice of Medi
Lebanon: Shiny on the outside, rotting from the inside
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 19 hours ago
BEIRUT (AP) - To the casual visitor, Lebanon may seem like a tiny slice of Mediterranean modernity and coexistence in a turbulent region plagued by violence and extremism. But for many Lebanese, it's a rotting state eaten away by a political class... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
Lebanon: Shiny on the outside, rotting from the insideBEIRUT (AP) — To the casual visitor, Lebanon may seem like a tiny slice of Medi
Lebanon: Shiny on the outside, rotting from the inside
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 19 hours ago
BEIRUT (AP) — To the casual visitor, Lebanon may seem like a tiny slice of Mediterranean modernity and coexistence in a turbulent region plagued by violence and extremism. But for many Lebanese, it's a rotting state eaten away by a political class... Read more
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Salon.com
Lebanon: Shiny on the outside, rotting from the insideBEIRUT (AP) — To the casual visitor, Lebanon may seem like a tiny slice of Medi
Lebanon: Shiny on the outside, rotting from the inside
Salon.com / Posted 19 hours ago
BEIRUT (AP) — To the casual visitor, Lebanon may seem like a tiny slice of Mediterranean modernity and coexistence in a turbulent region plagued by violence and extremism. But for many Lebanese, it’s a rotting state eaten away by a political class... Read more
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Daily Herald
Lebanon: Shiny on the outside, rotting from the insideBEIRUT -- To the casual visitor, Lebanon may seem like a tiny slice of Mediterr
Lebanon: Shiny on the outside, rotting from the inside
Daily Herald / Posted 19 hours ago
BEIRUT -- To the casual visitor, Lebanon may seem like a tiny slice of Mediterranean modernity and coexistence in a turbulent region plagued by violence and extremism. But for many Lebanese, it's a rotting state eaten away by a political class that... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Lebanon: Shiny on the outside, rotting from the insideBEIRUT (AP) — To the casual visitor, Lebanon may seem like a tiny slice of Medi
Lebanon: Shiny on the outside, rotting from the inside
Bennington Banner / Posted 19 hours ago
BEIRUT (AP) — To the casual visitor, Lebanon may seem like a tiny slice of Mediterranean modernity and coexistence in a turbulent region plagued by violence and extremism. But for many Lebanese, it's a rotting state eaten away by a political class... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Lebanon: Shiny on the outside, rotting from the insideBEIRUT (AP) - To the casual visitor, Lebanon may seem like a tiny slice of Medi
Lebanon: Shiny on the outside, rotting from the inside
KXXV Waco / Posted 19 hours ago
BEIRUT (AP) - To the casual visitor, Lebanon may seem like a tiny slice of Mediterranean modernity and coexistence in a turbulent region plagued by violence and extremism. But for many Lebanese, it's a rotting state eaten away by a political class... Read more
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FOX News
Lebanon garbage protests highlight a country rotting from the insideBEIRUT – To the casual visitor, Lebanon may seem like a tiny slice of Mediterra
Lebanon garbage protests highlight a country rotting from the inside
FOX News / Posted 19 hours ago
BEIRUT – To the casual visitor, Lebanon may seem like a tiny slice of Mediterranean modernity and coexistence in a turbulent region plagued by violence and extremism. But for many Lebanese, it's a rotting state eaten away by a political class that... Read more
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Northwest Herald
1 cited in McHenry crash on Route 31A nixle alert issued about 12:40 p.m. by the McHenry Police Department asked dr
1 cited in McHenry crash on Route 31
Northwest Herald / Posted 19 hours ago
A nixle alert issued about 12:40 p.m. by the McHenry Police Department asked drivers to avoid the area of Route 31 and Albany Street while authorities investigated a traffic crash. Deputy Chief John Birk said two vehicles were involved. Both were... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Lebanon: Shiny on the outside, rotting from the insideBEIRUT (AP) - To the casual visitor, Lebanon may seem like a tiny slice of Medi
Lebanon: Shiny on the outside, rotting from the inside
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 19 hours ago
BEIRUT (AP) - To the casual visitor, Lebanon may seem like a tiny slice of Mediterranean modernity and coexistence in a turbulent region plagued by violence and extremism. But for many Lebanese, it's a rotting state eaten away by a political class... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
Lebanon: Shiny on the outside, rotting from the insideBEIRUT (AP) - To the casual visitor, Lebanon may seem like a tiny slice of Medi
Lebanon: Shiny on the outside, rotting from the inside
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 19 hours ago
BEIRUT (AP) - To the casual visitor, Lebanon may seem like a tiny slice of Mediterranean modernity and coexistence in a turbulent region plagued by violence and extremism. But for many Lebanese, it's a rotting state eaten away by a political class... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Lebanon: Shiny on the outside, rotting from the insideBEIRUT (AP) - To the casual visitor, Lebanon may seem like a tiny slice of Medi
Lebanon: Shiny on the outside, rotting from the inside
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 19 hours ago
BEIRUT (AP) - To the casual visitor, Lebanon may seem like a tiny slice of Mediterranean modernity and coexistence in a turbulent region plagued by violence and extremism. But for many Lebanese, it's a rotting state eaten away by a political class... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Lebanon: Shiny on the outside, rotting from the insideBEIRUT (AP) - To the casual visitor, Lebanon may seem like a tiny slice of Medi
Lebanon: Shiny on the outside, rotting from the inside
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 19 hours ago
BEIRUT (AP) - To the casual visitor, Lebanon may seem like a tiny slice of Mediterranean modernity and coexistence in a turbulent region plagued by violence and extremism. But for many Lebanese, it's a rotting state eaten away by a political class... Read more
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TechCrunch
Judge’s Order To Shut Down NSA Phone Surveillance Reversed By Federal Appeals CourtA federal appeals court has just ruled against a 2013 decision ordering the NSA
Judge’s Order To Shut Down NSA Phone Surveillance Reversed By Federal Appeals Court
TechCrunch / Posted 19 hours ago
A federal appeals court has just ruled against a 2013 decision ordering the NSA to stop its bulk metadata collection program. The three-judge panel issued its ruling Friday, contending that conservative privacy activist Larry Klayman had not... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Lebanon: Shiny on the outside, rotting from the insideBEIRUT (AP) — To the casual visitor, Lebanon may seem like a tiny slice of Medi
Lebanon: Shiny on the outside, rotting from the inside
The Evening Sun / Posted 19 hours ago
BEIRUT (AP) — To the casual visitor, Lebanon may seem like a tiny slice of Mediterranean modernity and coexistence in a turbulent region plagued by violence and extremism. But for many Lebanese, it's a rotting state eaten away by a political class... Read more
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KFOX 14 El Paso
What's in a billion? Facebook users hit milestone in 1 dayMonday's milestone was mostly symbolic for Facebook, which boasts nearly 1.5 bi
What's in a billion? Facebook users hit milestone in 1 day
KFOX 14 El Paso / Posted 19 hours ago
Monday's milestone was mostly symbolic for Facebook, which boasts nearly 1.5 billion users who log in at least once a month. But CEO Mark Zuckerberg, who founded the network in his Harvard dorm room 11 years ago, reflected on the occasion with a... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Lebanon: Shiny on the outside, rotting from the insideBEIRUT (AP) - To the casual visitor, Lebanon may seem like a tiny slice of Medi
Lebanon: Shiny on the outside, rotting from the inside
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 19 hours ago
BEIRUT (AP) - To the casual visitor, Lebanon may seem like a tiny slice of Mediterranean modernity and coexistence in a turbulent region plagued by violence and extremism. But for many Lebanese, it's a rotting state eaten away by a political class... Read more
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York Daily Record
Lebanon: Shiny on the outside, rotting from the insideBEIRUT (AP) — To the casual visitor, Lebanon may seem like a tiny slice of Medi
Lebanon: Shiny on the outside, rotting from the inside
York Daily Record / Posted 19 hours ago
BEIRUT (AP) — To the casual visitor, Lebanon may seem like a tiny slice of Mediterranean modernity and coexistence in a turbulent region plagued by violence and extremism. But for many Lebanese, it's a rotting state eaten away by a political class... Read more
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