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Greenwich Time
Mother Lode: What happened to ‘Give me your tired, your poor’?those little sneakers made it all too clear: That child was just like mine. It
Greenwich Time / Posted an hour ago
those little sneakers made it all too clear: That child was just like mine. It was, as they say, an image that changed the world. Or did it? Several months ago, I started to investigate how our family and others in Greenwich could assist in... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Mother Lode: What happened to ‘Give me your tired, your poor’?those little sneakers made it all too clear: That child was just like mine. It
Darien News-Review / Posted an hour ago
those little sneakers made it all too clear: That child was just like mine. It was, as they say, an image that changed the world. Or did it? Several months ago, I started to investigate how our family and others in Greenwich could assist in... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Kenya opposition will go to court over votetwo civil society groups that pointed out anomalies in last week's presidential
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 9 hours ago
two civil society groups that pointed out anomalies in last week's presidential election. The National Non-governmental Organizations Board has said it de-registered the Kenya Human Rights Commission and called for the arrest of the directors of... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
'Donald of Dubai' dealing in EUDUBAI, United Arab Emirates -- During recent trips to Croatia and Malta, a Duba
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 15 hours ago
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -- During recent trips to Croatia and Malta, a Dubai-based billionaire and business partner of the Trump Organization looked more like a head of state himself -- mingling with government dignitaries, receiving a... Read more
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The Columbian
Dubai magnate tied to Trump brand seeks new ventures abroadDUBAI, United Arab Emirates — During recent trips to Croatia and Malta, a Dubai
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — During recent trips to Croatia and Malta, a Dubai-based billionaire and business partner of the Trump Organization looked more like a head of state himself — mingling with government dignitaries, receiving a presidential... Read more
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CircleID
Aviation: The Dirty, Not-So-Little Secret of Internet Governancefaçade of the seemingly glamorous lifestyle of the Internet governance communit
CircleID / Posted yesterday
façade of the seemingly glamorous lifestyle of the Internet governance community, marked by cocktail dinners, international travel, and exotic locales, lies an uncomfortable truth: we are high carbon emitters. Let's face it: if anyone is working on... Read more
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Daily Mail
Dubai billionaire selling Trump-branded villas abroadDubai' launched a new effort this week to sell Trump-brand villas at the golf c
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
Dubai' launched a new effort this week to sell Trump-brand villas at the golf course bearing the US president's name in the United Arab Emirates. Hussain Sajwani's company DAMAC properties launched the new set of Trump-branded duplex villas this... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Pregnant Cambridge student and her husband killed in Burkino Faso attackCollege, specialising in poverty, gender and women's empowerment. It's believe
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
College, specialising in poverty, gender and women's empowerment. It's believed that Ms Chen, from Ontario, Canada, had travelled to Burkina Faso to volunteer with some of the poorest people in the country. Another Canadian victim named Bilel... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Dubai billionaire seeks to sell Trump branded villas abroadbranded villas abroadCars pass a giant billboard adverting The Trump Estates go
MyMotherLode.com / Posted yesterday
branded villas abroadCars pass a giant billboard adverting The Trump Estates golf… AP News | 08/14/17 11:08 PM DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- During recent trips to Croatia and Malta, a Dubai-based billionaire and business partner of the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Dubai magnate tied to Trump brand seeks new ventures abroadDUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — During recent trips to Croatia and Malta, a
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — During recent trips to Croatia and Malta, a Dubai-based billionaire and business partner of the Trump Organization looked more like a head of state himself — mingling with government dignitaries, receiving a... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Dubai billionaire seeks to sell Trump-branded villas abroadDUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — During recent trips to Croatia and Malta, a
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — During recent trips to Croatia and Malta, a Dubai-based billionaire and business partner of the Trump Organization looked more like a head of state himself — mingling with government dignitaries, receiving a... Read more
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EuroNews
Why Israel Is Trying to Ban Arab TV Station Al Jazeera— Israel is often described as "the only democracy in the Middle East." But in
EuroNews / Posted 3 days ago
— Israel is often described as "the only democracy in the Middle East." But in recent weeks it has outraged human rights organizations by taking steps to ban the pan-Arab news channel Al Jazeera. Israel has opposed Al Jazeera for years, claiming... Read more
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NBC News
This is why Israel is trying to ban Arab TV channel Al Jazeera— Israel is often described as "the only democracy in the Middle East." But in
NBC News / Posted 3 days ago
— Israel is often described as "the only democracy in the Middle East." But in recent weeks it has outraged human rights organizations by taking steps to ban the pan-Arab news channel Al Jazeera. Israel has opposed Al Jazeera for years, claiming... Read more
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Boston Globe
Traveling green in New EnglandA young guest helps out with the farm chores at the Inn at Valley Farms. The U
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
A young guest helps out with the farm chores at the Inn at Valley Farms. The United Nations has designated 2017 as the International Year of Sustainable Tourism, promoting travel that respects the environment and local communities. Why is it... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Yemen Teeters On Brink Of A New 'Catastrophe' As Blood Bank Eyes Closurenearly half a million suspected cases of the preventable disease, which has kil
KERA North Texas / Posted 6 days ago
nearly half a million suspected cases of the preventable disease, which has killed nearly 2,000 people, according to the United Nations. Yet local health officials say the country stands on the brink of still another crisis: The national blood... Read more
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Sun Star
Passage to Penangand wax nostalgic. But with almost the whole family in tow, we had to spice thi
Sun Star / Posted 7 days ago
and wax nostalgic. But with almost the whole family in tow, we had to spice things up. As the family’s designated travel concierge, I did some research months before our trip. Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion, or The Blue Mansion, came highly... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
10 surprising countries where tourism is booming in 2017A new report compiled by the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO)
Daily Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
A new report compiled by the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) has revealed the world’s fastest growing tourist destinations for 2017 – and the results throw up a few surprises. So what can we read into the data? Well, the fact that... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Living a full life, late in lifeThailand is an ageing society, as defined by the United Nations, which means a
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 9 days ago
Thailand is an ageing society, as defined by the United Nations, which means a country's population consists of more than 10% elderly. Based on 2015 data from the Ministry of Social Development and Human Security, around 11 million Thais are over 60,... Read more
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iol.co.za
Trump's travel ban is leaving orphans stuck in refugee campsSome of the people that were adversely affected by the travel ban. Photo: The W
iol.co.za / Posted 10 days ago
Some of the people that were adversely affected by the travel ban. Photo: The Washington Post The tranquil home of James Isaacs, an Episcopal priest, and wife Maggie Brewinski Isaacs, a pediatrician, sits on a hill above a creek on 5 1/2 wooded... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
88th Security Forces Squadron ‘defenders’ support Secret ServiceDog handler Staff Sgt. Seth Dale poses with military working dog Blecki during
Dayton Daily News / Posted 12 days ago
Dog handler Staff Sgt. Seth Dale poses with military working dog Blecki during a military exercise. Dale and Blecki traveled extensively during the 2016 election season in support of the U.S. Secret Service protective mission. (U.S.Air Force... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
U.S. commission sues South Tampa massage center for firing employee over Ebola fearsBy DIVYA KUMAR Times Staff Writer TAMPA — A massage therapist was fired for t
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
By DIVYA KUMAR Times Staff Writer TAMPA — A massage therapist was fired for traveling to the African nation of Ghana after bosses who feared she would bring back Ebola forbid her from going there, according to a federal complaint. Now, the U.S.... Read more
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Lowell Sun
After travel ban, Lowell-area refugees fret for families overseas LOWELL -- Somalian refugee Ali Ahmed Said had been in the United States for 1
Lowell Sun / Posted 13 days ago
LOWELL -- Somalian refugee Ali Ahmed Said had been in the United States for 11 days when the U.S. Supreme Court announced it would allow a temporary ban on travel from six... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Beti Bachao: Male-female sex ratio isn’t imbalanced only in rural IndiaDelhi, and 942 girls in Hyderabad, according to data put together by Kanya.Life
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 14 days ago
Delhi, and 942 girls in Hyderabad, according to data put together by Kanya.Life, an initiative founded by Tarun Amarnath, a United States-based high school student, that analyses large and openly accessible data sets on gender provided by the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Qatar launches wide-ranging WTO complaint against trade boycottQatar filed a wide-ranging legal complaint at the World Trade Organization on M
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 15 days ago
Qatar filed a wide-ranging legal complaint at the World Trade Organization on Monday to challenge a trade boycott by Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and United Arab Emirates, the director of Qatar’s WTO office Ali Alwaleed al-Thani told Reuters. By formally... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
15 curious things you didn't know about Liberiaon the back foot. 2. The average resident is under 18 years Liberia is 170 yea
Daily Telegraph / Posted 21 days ago
on the back foot. 2. The average resident is under 18 years Liberia is 170 years old today, but it is also one of the world’s youngest countries. According to the CIA World Factbook, the average age of its citizens is 17.9 years. By way of... Read more
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The Newton Kansan
African children's choir to perform in Newton30 at First Presbyterian Church, 900 N. Columbus in Newton. The children have
The Newton Kansan / Posted 21 days ago
30 at First Presbyterian Church, 900 N. Columbus in Newton. The children have appeared in thousands of concerts around the world, including concerts at the Pentagon and the United Nations. "We do about four concerts a week," said Tina Sipp, choir... Read more
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The Hill
Behind the front lines — fighting the trickle-down effects of violent extremismevaporate. Today, radicalization is most often defined by the impact it has on
The Hill / Posted 22 days ago
evaporate. Today, radicalization is most often defined by the impact it has on young men and the deterioration of worldwide security. But we can't forget that women, too, face changes that alter their lives. And the trickle-down effects of... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Hilarious predictions for the future of travel that didn't quite come trueOctober 21, 2015, seemed like an awfully long way away when Marty McFly and Doc
Daily Telegraph / Posted 23 days ago
October 21, 2015, seemed like an awfully long way away when Marty McFly and Doc Brown time-travelled there in 1989’s Back to the Future Part II. Now it's two years in the past. Scary. The film made numerous predictions that were pretty much spot on,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Saving Senegal's Sons From Vanishing in European Seassea according to the IOM. Every year, 200,000 young people join the labour mar
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
sea according to the IOM. Every year, 200,000 young people join the labour market in Senegal, according to the United Nations. With a rising population and urban growth, the same Thiaroye families who, a few decades ago, owned a field... Read more
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The Hill
Could Venezuela be on the brink of a civil war as bloody as Syria?While no one was hurt, the incident should serve as a wake-up call for the enti
The Hill / Posted 24 days ago
While no one was hurt, the incident should serve as a wake-up call for the entire Western Hemisphere, including the United States. The attack demonstrates a quantum escalation of the hunger-fueled conflict that has consumed the country for... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Due to Trump actions, Maine to see fewest refugees resettled in 7 yearsPORTLAND, Maine — The organization that helps refugees first transition to life
Bangor Daily News / Posted 26 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine — The organization that helps refugees first transition to life in Maine is expecting half the number of people it originally planned to resettle in the state this year. Catholic Charities of Maine had planned to help resettle 685... Read more
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Reuters
U.N. says world needs to know about Yemen, journalists need accessUNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The United Nations on Wednesday demanded media acces
Reuters / Posted 28 days ago
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The United Nations on Wednesday demanded media access to report on the "man-made catastrophe" in Yemen after a Saudi Arabia-led coalition blocked three foreign journalists from traveling on a U.N. aid flight to the Houthi... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Young foreigners say no to NYCa falloff in foreign tourism—and the business that comes with it—ever since the
Crain's New York Business / Posted 28 days ago
a falloff in foreign tourism—and the business that comes with it—ever since the Trump administration's chaotically executed travel ban in late January spooked potential visitors to the United States. But it's not just big-spending shoppers who might... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
In Suu Kyi's Myanmar concern rises over press freedomhands in unison and speaking out against their repressive government. But this
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 28 days ago
hands in unison and speaking out against their repressive government. But this moment, captured on video by a local news organization, the Democratic Voice of Burma, was not from another era. It was recorded Tuesday, and it underscores how little... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
10 incredible new World Heritage Sites you must visitIt can resemble a most haphazard series of coronations – of kings both magnific
Daily Telegraph / Posted 28 days ago
It can resemble a most haphazard series of coronations – of kings both magnificent and miniature. The annual announcement of the new set of sites receiving Unesco World Heritage status – a declaration which occurs every July (whc.unesco.org) – tends... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
White House unveils 'Made in America' week, though many Trump products are made overseasPresident Trump addresses the United States on the progress he believes we are
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted a month ago
President Trump addresses the United States on the progress he believes we are making towards achieving the goals of taking back American manufacturing and jobs from foreign nations. PISCATAWAY TOWNSHIP, N.J. - President Trump, whose company... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why Blame Buhari for Economic Recession?civilized, diplomatic and legal process and there is a window that they are abo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
civilized, diplomatic and legal process and there is a window that they are about to succeed by the enactments of the United Nations, adopted and accepted by African Union and by extension the Federal Republic of Nigeria. This is the position.... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Refugees from Congo settle in NW Arkansasthe table. "Ah, we lived well in the Congo," Mwenda, 60, said this week in Fre
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 1 months ago
the table. "Ah, we lived well in the Congo," Mwenda, 60, said this week in French, one of the languages he learned in his travels. But eight years ago, six militiamen invaded the family compound, killed his oldest son and his son's wife and... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Health effects of probiotics: Where do we stand?rice helped store the fish. Around the same time, many other examples of ferme
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 1 months ago
rice helped store the fish. Around the same time, many other examples of fermentation were emerging in other parts of the world. Some research suggests that ancient Egyptians fermented their beverages through complex brewing methods. "They have... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Health effects of probiotics: Where do we stand?rice helped store the fish. Around the same time, many other examples of ferme
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 1 months ago
rice helped store the fish. Around the same time, many other examples of fermentation were emerging in other parts of the world. Some research suggests that ancient Egyptians fermented their beverages through complex brewing methods. "They have... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Health effects of probiotics: Where do we stand?rice helped store the fish. Around the same time, many other examples of ferme
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 1 months ago
rice helped store the fish. Around the same time, many other examples of fermentation were emerging in other parts of the world. Some research suggests that ancient Egyptians fermented their beverages through complex brewing methods. "They have... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Health effects of probiotics: Where do we stand?rice helped store the fish. Around the same time, many other examples of ferme
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 1 months ago
rice helped store the fish. Around the same time, many other examples of fermentation were emerging in other parts of the world. Some research suggests that ancient Egyptians fermented their beverages through complex brewing methods. "They have... Read more
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News 8000
Health effects of probiotics: Where do we stand?rice helped store the fish. Around the same time, many other examples of ferme
News 8000 / Posted 1 months ago
rice helped store the fish. Around the same time, many other examples of fermentation were emerging in other parts of the world. Some research suggests that ancient Egyptians fermented their beverages through complex brewing methods. "They have... Read more
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