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The Globe and Mail
Gaz Métro’s Sophie Brochu finds room for altruism in pragmatic approachIn a way, Sophie Brochu owes her career steering Quebec’s $6-billion energy com
Gaz Métro’s Sophie Brochu finds room for altruism in pragmatic approach
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 minutes ago
In a way, Sophie Brochu owes her career steering Quebec’s $6-billion energy company Gaz Métro to a plain-talking fisherman in Digby, N.S. Today, Ms. Brochu is one of Quebec Inc.’s brightest lights, a woman who turned a sleepy natural-gas distributor... Read more
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Radio Angulo
CELAC's Communique on Guantanamo Naval BaseA Cuban delegation headed by Deputy Foreign Minister Abelardo Moreno attended t
CELAC's Communique on Guantanamo Naval Base
Radio Angulo / Posted 4 minutes ago
A Cuban delegation headed by Deputy Foreign Minister Abelardo Moreno attended the Meeting of National Coordinators of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC), slated for August 26-28 in the city of Quito, capital of the Republic... Read more
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The Record
Suggestions for @Canada's first tweetComputer XS is your source for professional computer services and support in Wa
Suggestions for @Canada's first tweet
The Record / Posted 4 minutes ago
Computer XS is your source for professional computer services and support in Waterloo, Ontario.... When you’re looking for a relaxing weekend getaway in the country, the DH Food and Lodging ,... Heer's Decorating and Design headquartered in... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Hampton Bays Man Cuts Down Hundreds Of Beetle-Infested TreesA Hampton Bays man has chopped down hundreds of pine, oak and other hardwood tr
Hampton Bays Man Cuts Down Hundreds Of Beetle-Infested Trees
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 4 minutes ago
A Hampton Bays man has chopped down hundreds of pine, oak and other hardwood trees that he says were infected by black turpentine beetles from behind his parents’ house on Newtown Road over the past two months. Tom Salvatore, who lives in one of the... Read more
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Gazette
Great Britain's Mo Farah wins world 5,000m title in BeijingMo Farah wrote his name into the record books by completing a hat-trick of long
Great Britain's Mo Farah wins world 5,000m title in Beijing
Gazette / Posted 8 minutes ago
Mo Farah wrote his name into the record books by completing a hat-trick of long-distance doubles at global championships by retaining his world 5,000 metres title in Beijing. The 32-year-old followed up his 10,000 metres triumph by storming to gold... Read more
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guardian-series
Great Britain's Mo Farah wins world 5,000m title in BeijingMo Farah wrote his name into the record books by completing a hat-trick of long
Great Britain's Mo Farah wins world 5,000m title in Beijing
guardian-series / Posted 10 minutes ago
Mo Farah wrote his name into the record books by completing a hat-trick of long-distance doubles at global championships by retaining his world 5,000 metres title in Beijing. The 32-year-old followed up his 10,000 metres triumph by storming to gold... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Aug. 29, 2015Today is Saturday, August 29, the 241st day of 2015. There are 124 days left in
This day in history, Aug. 29, 2015
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 22 minutes ago
Today is Saturday, August 29, the 241st day of 2015. There are 124 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Aug. 29, 2005, Hurricane Katrina hit the Gulf Coast near Buras, La., bringing floods that devastated New Orleans. More than... Read more
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Newser
Trump Isn't Just Going After Clinton, He's Going After the 'Perv' Husband of Aide Huma Abedin– Donald Trump got especially personal in a line of attack against Hillary Clin
Trump Isn't Just Going After Clinton, He's Going After the 'Perv' Husband of Aide Huma Abedin
Newser / Posted 26 minutes ago
– Donald Trump got especially personal in a line of attack against Hillary Clinton last night, going after aide Huma Abedin and her "perv" husband Anthony Weiner. While speaking in Boston about Clinton's email scandal, Trump said Abedin had access to... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
UFC to UAE: how an Abu Dhabi sheikh made Brazilian jiu-jitsu a national sportThe beaches of Rio de Janeiro, replete as they are with festive parties and the
UFC to UAE: how an Abu Dhabi sheikh made Brazilian jiu-jitsu a national sport
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 30 minutes ago
The beaches of Rio de Janeiro, replete as they are with festive parties and the city’s scantily clad denizens, are a world apart from the religious theocracies of the Middle East. But a certain Brazilian cultural product has made deep inroads within... Read more
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Mashable
What will it take for fashion to embrace plus-size women?What's This?The women of ALDA, an organization that aims to expand the fashion
What will it take for fashion to embrace plus-size women?
Mashable / Posted 34 minutes ago
What's This?The women of ALDA, an organization that aims to expand the fashion industry's narrow standard of beauty. The only plus-size models shown in any major September fashion mags were in ads. The Huffington Post recently dug through seven... Read more
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Mashable
10 years after Hurricane Katrina, charities look back at lessons learnedWhat's This?American Red Cross volunteer Maurrie Sussman, right, comforts a New
10 years after Hurricane Katrina, charities look back at lessons learned
Mashable / Posted 34 minutes ago
What's This?American Red Cross volunteer Maurrie Sussman, right, comforts a New Orleans resident, who evacuated during Hurricane Katrina, in the dining area of the Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Phoenix, Arizona, Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2005. Image: Tom... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Tropical Storm Erika spurs deadly floodsTropical Storm Erika has churned across the Caribbean, a day after sweeping ove
Tropical Storm Erika spurs deadly floods
Sky News Australia / Posted 37 minutes ago
Tropical Storm Erika has churned across the Caribbean, a day after sweeping over the tiny island nation of Dominica and leaving at least 20 people dead. The storm's passage came exactly 10 years after Hurricane Katrina battered the southern parts of... Read more
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KWTX-TV Waco
Good Morning!Good morning, it’s Saturday, August 29, the 241st day of 2015. There are 124 da
Good Morning!
KWTX-TV Waco / Posted 42 minutes ago
Good morning, it’s Saturday, August 29, the 241st day of 2015. There are 124 days left in the year. We’ll start the day in the lower 70s under a mostly sunny sky. Highs this afternoon should be in the mid-90s. Clouds move in this evening and there’s... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
As markets slump, China in cross hairs of GOP candidatesCHARLESTON, S.C. -- Spurred by the stock market's wild ride this week, Republic
As markets slump, China in cross hairs of GOP candidates
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 45 minutes ago
CHARLESTON, S.C. -- Spurred by the stock market's wild ride this week, Republican presidential candidates lashed out at China, the world's most populous nation. Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker demanded President Barack Obama cancel an impending state... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Teen acquitted in prep school rape caseCONCORD, N.H. -- A graduate of an exclusive New England prep school was cleared
Teen acquitted in prep school rape case
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 45 minutes ago
CONCORD, N.H. -- A graduate of an exclusive New England prep school was cleared of rape but convicted Friday of lesser sex offenses against a 15-year-old freshman girl in a case that exposed a tradition in which seniors competed to see how many... Read more
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Hamilton News
After 4 Cups, Arbour shined with '93 IslandersSupervisors, managers and employers, are all responsible for the safety of the
After 4 Cups, Arbour shined with '93 Islanders
Hamilton News / Posted 46 minutes ago
Supervisors, managers and employers, are all responsible for the safety of the employees in a... If I am travelling to the United States for business purposes, do I need a work visa? While the... Abrams Towing , located in Hamilton, Ontario is... Read more
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Dundas Star News
How @Canada got oot and aboot on TwitterSo you have a seven-year-old Honda Accord EX sitting in your driveway. The vehi
How @Canada got oot and aboot on Twitter
Dundas Star News / Posted 50 minutes ago
So you have a seven-year-old Honda Accord EX sitting in your driveway. The vehicle has been a... If I am travelling to the United States for business purposes, do I need a work visa? While the... I run a business and my customer, who owes me money,... Read more
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Philly.com
Black Catholics look forward to pope, have own issuesKristin E. Holmes, Inquirer Staff Writer Posted: Saturday, August 29, 2015, 1:0
Black Catholics look forward to pope, have own issues
Philly.com / Posted 50 minutes ago
Kristin E. Holmes, Inquirer Staff Writer Posted: Saturday, August 29, 2015, 1:07 AM What is to some the confounding juxtaposition of black and Catholic represents a persistent image of the Catholic Church as a white institution, and the assumption... Read more
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Football.co.uk
Liverpool V West Ham at Anfield: LIVE Barclays Premier League Sky Bet Championship Sky Bet League One Sky
Liverpool V West Ham at Anfield
Football.co.uk / Posted 52 minutes ago
: LIVE Barclays Premier League Sky Bet Championship Sky Bet League One Sky Bet League Two Scottish Premiership Scottish Championship Scottish Division 1 Scottish Division 2 :... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
PH to send cream of the crop to World Cycling tiltMANILA, Philippines -- The Philippines is planning to send its best under-23 te
PH to send cream of the crop to World Cycling tilt
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 59 minutes ago
MANILA, Philippines -- The Philippines is planning to send its best under-23 team to compete in the World Cycling Championship slated September 20-27 in Richmond, Virginia in the United States where Filipino riders will be pitted against the best in... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Obama defends Arctic drilling decision on eve of Alaska climate change tripBarack Obama has been put on the defensive over his decision to allow the hunt
Obama defends Arctic drilling decision on eve of Alaska climate change trip
Guardian Unlimited / Posted an hour ago
Barack Obama has been put on the defensive over his decision to allow the hunt for oil in the last great wilderness of the Arctic, on the eve of an historic visit to Alaska intended to spur the fight against climate change. The three-day tour –... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Menaced by gangs, El Salvador’s children are running for their livesThe last time Irma Avila’s son was deported back to El Salvador, the officials
Menaced by gangs, El Salvador’s children are running for their lives
The Globe and Mail / Posted an hour ago
The last time Irma Avila’s son was deported back to El Salvador, the officials who handed him over to her delivered a harsh rebuke: You’re a terrible mother, they told her. You can’t keep sending your child with the coyotes like this. Horrible things... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
New Orleans archdiocese: forever changed by Hurricane KatrinaThey are calling it "Kat 10" -- Hurricane Katrina plus 10 years -- which carrie
New Orleans archdiocese: forever changed by Hurricane Katrina
National Catholic Reporter / Posted an hour ago
They are calling it "Kat 10" -- Hurricane Katrina plus 10 years -- which carries with it the double meaning of an ominous meteorological warning. How could a Category 5 storm that engulfed the entire Gulf of Mexico but dropped in intensity to a... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
US national security adviser to visit PakistanISLAMABAD: US national security adviser Susan E. Rice is scheduled to arrive in
US national security adviser to visit Pakistan
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted an hour ago
ISLAMABAD: US national security adviser Susan E. Rice is scheduled to arrive in Pakistan on Sunday on a day long official visit, it has been learnt. According to details, Rice is expected to meet Pakistan's political and military leadership during... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
Nawaz Sharif to meet Obama in OctoberISLAMABAD – Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will meet US President Barack Obama on
Nawaz Sharif to meet Obama in October
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted an hour ago
ISLAMABAD – Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will meet US President Barack Obama on October 22, a private news channel reported on Saturday. According to the report, the meeting would take place at the White House. The prime minister is also scheduled to... Read more
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Reuters
Myanmar sets $2.80 daily minimum wage in bid to boost investmentWorkers tailor and arrange clothing at a garment factory at Hlaing Tar Yar indu
Myanmar sets $2.80 daily minimum wage in bid to boost investment
Reuters / Posted an hour ago
Workers tailor and arrange clothing at a garment factory at Hlaing Tar Yar industry zone in Yangon March 10, 2010. YANGON Myanmar has set a minimum wage of 3,600 kyat ($2.80) for an eight-hour work day, a move likely to boost investment in the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
History not on Baldwin’s mind as Gilas faces bitter rival TaipeiThe last time Gilas Pilipinas and Chinese Taipei faced was back in the 2013 Fib
History not on Baldwin’s mind as Gilas faces bitter rival Taipei
Inquirier.net / Posted an hour ago
The last time Gilas Pilipinas and Chinese Taipei faced was back in the 2013 Fiba Asia Championship when the Filipinos lost despite holding a commanding lead. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO 1 p.m. – Spartak Primorye vs South Korea 3 p.m. – Iran vs Chinese... Read more
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Daily Mail
Prince Charles plotted revenge New Zealand because of horse fall jibesHandwritten letter reveals Prince Charles' vow of revenge against the people of
Prince Charles plotted revenge New Zealand because of horse fall jibes
Daily Mail / Posted an hour ago
Handwritten letter reveals Prince Charles' vow of revenge against the people of NEW ZEALAND because they kept teasing him about falling off a horse Prince Charles touring down under when he penned later in April 1981 Had just visited Australia... Read more
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Daily Mail
The Queen only her friends know: A look at the woman behind the crownThe Queen only her friends know: A never-before-seen look into the private life
The Queen only her friends know: A look at the woman behind the crown
Daily Mail / Posted an hour ago
The Queen only her friends know: A never-before-seen look into the private life of Britain's beloved monarch as told by her closest companions A candid book reveals what the British monarch is really like as a woman Friends of the Queen reveal what... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
South Sudan rebel chief orders ceasefire: spokesmanADDIS ABABA - South Sudan's former vice president Riek Machar ordered his rebel
South Sudan rebel chief orders ceasefire: spokesman
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted an hour ago
ADDIS ABABA - South Sudan's former vice president Riek Machar ordered his rebel troops to lay down their arms in line with a ceasefire to end a 20-month civil war, his spokesman said Saturday. South Sudan former Vice President and South Sudanese... Read more
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The Manila Times
Poe ready to submit documents to Senate Electoral TribunalAugust 29, 2015 6:34 pm by JEFFERSON ANTIPORDA REPORTER SENATOR Grace Poe exp
Poe ready to submit documents to Senate Electoral Tribunal
The Manila Times / Posted an hour ago
August 29, 2015 6:34 pm by JEFFERSON ANTIPORDA REPORTER SENATOR Grace Poe expressed willingness to submit documents, earlier ordered by the Senate Electoral Tribunal (SET) to be produced by... Read more
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Sky News Australia
South Sudan rebel chief orders ceasefireSouth Sudan's former vice president Riek Machar has ordered his rebel troops to
South Sudan rebel chief orders ceasefire
Sky News Australia / Posted an hour ago
South Sudan's former vice president Riek Machar has ordered his rebel troops to lay down their arms in line with a ceasefire to end a 20-month civil war. His rival, South Sudanese President Salva Kiir, had on Thursday ordered all government troops... Read more
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International Business Times
Greenpeace activists drop massive banana peel on Amsterdam Shell Tech centre Greenpeace, the vocal nature protection NGO, dropped a massive rubber banana pe
Greenpeace activists drop massive banana peel on Amsterdam Shell Tech centre
International Business Times / Posted an hour ago
Greenpeace, the vocal nature protection NGO, dropped a massive rubber banana peel on the roof of Royal Dutch Shell's Technology centre in Amsterdam. The stunt was to protest against the company's drilling activity on the North Pole. The organisation... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansans laud water-rule injunctionWASHINGTON -- Arkansas lawmakers and businesses on Friday praised a North Dakot
Arkansans laud water-rule injunction
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted an hour ago
WASHINGTON -- Arkansas lawmakers and businesses on Friday praised a North Dakota federal judge's decision to temporarily block a controversial clean water rule from taking effect in the state. In June, Arkansas and a dozen other states filed a... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
EU to talk rail security measuresPARIS -- Europe's rail system is at the heart of its open borders, a way for pa
EU to talk rail security measures
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted an hour ago
PARIS -- Europe's rail system is at the heart of its open borders, a way for passengers to travel on some of the world's fastest and most sophisticated mass transit with no need for passports or even ID. The man who plotted to attack a high-speed... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Myanmar sets US$2.80 daily minimum wage in bid to boost investmentYANGON: Myanmar has set a minimum wage of 3,600 kyat (US$2.80) for an eight-hou
Myanmar sets US$2.80 daily minimum wage in bid to boost investment
Channel NewsAsia / Posted an hour ago
YANGON: Myanmar has set a minimum wage of 3,600 kyat (US$2.80) for an eight-hour work day, a move likely to boost investment in the fast-growing country's garment industry. The decision on a minimum wage, which follows two years of often acrimonious... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Hilliard 8th-grader finds success in spelling, vocabulary contestsScholarship Education Blog When Lipika Narisetti, 12, stands on a stage, she
Hilliard 8th-grader finds success in spelling, vocabulary contests
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted an hour ago
Scholarship Education Blog When Lipika Narisetti, 12, stands on a stage, she tries to ignore all the lights shining on her and the audience watching her every move. She tries to... Read more
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Philly.com
Stories behind stillbirths, as they outpace infant deaths nationwideThat’s because much of the focus has been on reducing infant mortality, while t
Stories behind stillbirths, as they outpace infant deaths nationwide
Philly.com / Posted an hour ago
That’s because much of the focus has been on reducing infant mortality, while the causes of stillbirths remain less clear, said Dr. Uma Reddy, a maternal-fetal specialist in the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, part of the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Hard-luck Gilas ‘very determined’ to prove everybody wrongGilas huddles at center court after practice. Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.net TAIP
Hard-luck Gilas ‘very determined’ to prove everybody wrong
Inquirier.net / Posted an hour ago
Gilas huddles at center court after practice. Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.net TAIPEI – Gilas Pilipinas took another blow to the face on Saturday when Andray Blatche decided to go back to the United States to attend the funeral of his uncle, leaving the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Time not on Marc Pingris’ side with tough grind aheadGilas pool’s newest addition Marc Pingris will have to learn the system as fast
Time not on Marc Pingris’ side with tough grind ahead
Inquirier.net / Posted an hour ago
Gilas pool’s newest addition Marc Pingris will have to learn the system as fast as he could. Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.net TAIPEI – Marc Pingris, the newest member of the Gilas Pilipinas pool, will be in for a tough grind with national coach Tab... Read more
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PR.com
Chasing BBQ: 22 BBQ Stops in West/Central Texas in Just 1 Week Denver, CO, August 29, 2015 --(PR.com)-- Savory Spice Shop, the leader in fre
Chasing BBQ: 22 BBQ Stops in West/Central Texas in Just 1 Week
PR.com / Posted an hour ago
Denver, CO, August 29, 2015 --(PR.com)-- Savory Spice Shop, the leader in fresh-ground spices and handcrafted seasonings, recently sent its Founder and CEO Mike Johnston on a cross... Read more
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Salon.com
The dangerous paradox of neoliberal environmentalism: Why global warming can’t be solved by the free market”On July 17, the White House announced that President Obama will visit Alaska v
The dangerous paradox of neoliberal environmentalism: Why global warming can’t be solved by the free market”
Salon.com / Posted an hour ago
On July 17, the White House announced that President Obama will visit Alaska visit at the end of August, attending a conference “to discuss how climate change is reshaping the Arctic” and what can be done about it. On Aug. 13, Obama released a video... Read more
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BBC Football
Valcke considers Fifa president bidJerome Valcke: Fifa secretary general consider presidency bid Fifa secretary g
Valcke considers Fifa president bid
BBC Football / Posted 2 hours ago
Jerome Valcke: Fifa secretary general consider presidency bid Fifa secretary general Jerome Valcke could stand as a candidate in the forthcoming Fifa presidential election. BBC Sport understands he has approached at least one regional confederation... Read more
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New Kerala
Wrestling icon Sushil selfless ahead of Rio Olympics The only Indian to win two individual Olympic medals, Sushil Kumar says it do
Wrestling icon Sushil selfless ahead of Rio Olympics
New Kerala / Posted 2 hours ago
The only Indian to win two individual Olympic medals, Sushil Kumar says it does not matter whether he or Narsingh Pancham Yadav represents the country in the freestyle 74 kg wrestling competition... Read more
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Yahoo News
U.S. says regional trade pacts to curb poaching in Africa August 27, 2015 10:09 AM A herd of a elephants gather at a water hole in Zim
U.S. says regional trade pacts to curb poaching in Africa
Yahoo News / Posted 2 hours ago
August 27, 2015 10:09 AM A herd of a elephants gather at a water hole in Zimbabwe's Hwange National Park, August 1, 2015. … LIBREVILLE (Reuters) - Measures to counter the trafficking of... Read more
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Yahoo News
Junkies are cutting their heroin with a deadly chemical in hopes of bringing themselves 'as close to the line as possible' There is an alarming new trend among heroin users. They're mixing the drug w
Junkies are cutting their heroin with a deadly chemical in hopes of bringing themselves 'as close to the line as possible'
Yahoo News / Posted 2 hours ago
There is an alarming new trend among heroin users. They're mixing the drug with the synthetic opiate fentanyl — an anesthetic... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
High-Profile Russian Trials Bring International CriticismIn one of several high-profile cases that have drawn international criticism, a
High-Profile Russian Trials Bring International Criticism
KPBS San Diego / Posted 2 hours ago
In one of several high-profile cases that have drawn international criticism, a Russian military court has sentenced a Ukrainian film director to 20 years in prison for allegedly plotting terrorist attacks in Crimea. The cases have provoked protests... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
Deputy Presidential Spokesperson Abigail Valte on the week of August 24-28, 2015Statement of Deputy Presidential Spokesperson Abigail Valte On the week of Augu
Deputy Presidential Spokesperson Abigail Valte on the week of August 24-28, 2015
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 2 hours ago
Statement of Deputy Presidential Spokesperson Abigail Valte On the week of August 24-28, 2015 The President’s activities this week embody Daang Matuwid. On Monday, President Aquino attended a briefing on major infrastructure projects in Cebu,... Read more
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MLive.com
Owners of brick mailboxes get 2nd notice to remove themTwenty-five households of the Crooked Lake Cove subdivision had received notice
Owners of brick mailboxes get 2nd notice to remove them
MLive.com / Posted 2 hours ago
Twenty-five households of the Crooked Lake Cove subdivision had received notices in July notifying them they had 30 days to remove their brick and stone mailboxes that did not conform to the road commission's standards for mailboxes. Joanna Johnson,... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Bolt on track for more gold after Jamaica lead relay qualifiers Usain Bolt remained on course to win a 3rd gold medal at the World Athletics
Bolt on track for more gold after Jamaica lead relay qualifiers
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 hours ago
Usain Bolt remained on course to win a 3rd gold medal at the World Athletics Championships. Jamaica’s Usain Bolt celebrates winning the final of the men’s 100 metres athletics event at... Read more
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