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ABC News
China Reports 1st Case of Imported Zika VirusChina's first case of the Zika virus has been found in a 34-year-old man who re
China Reports 1st Case of Imported Zika Virus
ABC News / Posted 3 minutes ago
China's first case of the Zika virus has been found in a 34-year-old man who recently traveled to Venezuela and is now making a speedy recovery, the government said Wednesday. The man from the southern city of Ganzhou had been treated in Venezuela... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Immigration Helps Fuel Aucklnd Housing BubbleNew Zealand First is sick and tired of being labelled racist and xenophobic ove
Immigration Helps Fuel Aucklnd Housing Bubble
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 13 minutes ago
New Zealand First is sick and tired of being labelled racist and xenophobic over the Auckland housing crisis, says New Zealand First.“We have pointed out record immigration and foreign buyers have caused... Read more
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News.com.au
The three biggest threats to the world right nowon US soil was imminent, that North Korea now had the capability to produce up
The three biggest threats to the world right now
News.com.au / Posted 24 minutes ago
on US soil was imminent, that North Korea now had the capability to produce up to 100 nuclear bombs and that Russian and Chinese hackers could dismantle critical defence, supply and information networks and were in fact already starting to do... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Gus GoswellGoswell is a producer for the ABC's 7.30 program, based in Melbourne. He tweet
Gus Goswell
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted an hour ago
Goswell is a producer for the ABC's 7.30 program, based in Melbourne. He tweets @gusgoswell. Contact The first Australian to be charged with attempting to fight against the Islamic State group says the failed prosecution against... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Chinese Taste For Fish Bladder Threatens Tiny Porpoise In Mexicothought to boost fertility. Dean says no one knows why the demand for it has s
Chinese Taste For Fish Bladder Threatens Tiny Porpoise In Mexico
KPBS San Diego / Posted 2 hours ago
thought to boost fertility. Dean says no one knows why the demand for it has skyrocketed recently. It could be that when a Chinese fish called a yellow croaker, which once supplied bladders, started dying out, people started turning to the Mexican... Read more
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Breitbart
China Recruits Male Teachers To ‘Salvage Masculinity in Schools’Chinese education officials are aggressively recruiting male teachers to serve
China Recruits Male Teachers To ‘Salvage Masculinity in Schools’
Breitbart / Posted 2 hours ago
Chinese education officials are aggressively recruiting male teachers to serve as assertive and “manly” role models to young boys as a means to counter the trend of increasing numbers of timid and effeminate young males. Prompted by reports from... Read more
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TribLIVE
Islamic State determined to attack U.S., spy chief Clapper warnsto attack U.S., spy chief Clapper warns WASHINGTON — The Islamic State group h
Islamic State determined to attack U.S., spy chief Clapper warns
TribLIVE / Posted 2 hours ago
to attack U.S., spy chief Clapper warns WASHINGTON — The Islamic State group has taken advantage of weak and collapsing governments to expand its reach and remains determined to attack the United States, the top intelligence official said... Read more
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Orange County Register
Obama invites leaders of 10 Southeast Asian nations to summit in Rancho Mirage to talk trade, counterterrorism and maritime securityTrade, counterterrorism and maritime security are among the agenda items for a
Obama invites leaders of 10 Southeast Asian nations to summit in Rancho Mirage to talk trade, counterterrorism and maritime security
Orange County Register / Posted 3 hours ago
Trade, counterterrorism and maritime security are among the agenda items for a first-of-its-kind summit in Rancho Mirage featuring President Barack Obama and the leaders of 10 Southeast Asian nations. The president and leaders from the Association... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
No end in sight for impact of oil’s drop – Isabelle Chaboudwhat will be the economic and geopolitical fallout? The answers to these two qu
No end in sight for impact of oil’s drop – Isabelle Chaboud
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 5 hours ago
what will be the economic and geopolitical fallout? The answers to these two questions go hand in hand, as we shall see. First let’s recap what’s behind the plunge in the first place. Supply and demand In short, supply is up; demand is... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
MACC panels to meet A-G over RM2.6 billion, SRC probes, say sourcesMalaysian Insider file pic, February 10, 2016.Two Malaysian Anti-Corruption Com
MACC panels to meet A-G over RM2.6 billion, SRC probes, say sources
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 5 hours ago
Malaysian Insider file pic, February 10, 2016.Two Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission oversight committees will, for the first time, meet with the attorney-general for clarification on his contentious decisions in the investigations into the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Why investors should consider China in the Year of the MonkeyThe Year of the Monkey could be an auspicious time to invest in the undervalued
Why investors should consider China in the Year of the Monkey
Canberra Times / Posted 5 hours ago
The Year of the Monkey could be an auspicious time to invest in the undervalued Chinese sharemarket. Photo: Anthony Kwan This week, millions of Chinese people are travelling home to welcome the Year of the Monkey with their families. After a torrid... Read more
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Reuters
Amazon expands logistics reach in Chinadeclined comment. The company revealed its China plans in documents filed with
Amazon expands logistics reach in China
Reuters / Posted 7 hours ago
declined comment. The company revealed its China plans in documents filed with regulators there. Amazon registered its Chinese subsidiary, Beijing Century Joyo Courier Service, as a freight forwarder - a type of broker that does not own ships... Read more
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Breitbart
5 Ways Immigration Has Impacted New Hampshireof Occupy Wall Street (47%). A 2012 Pew Hispanic Center survey found that 75% o
5 Ways Immigration Has Impacted New Hampshire
Breitbart / Posted 7 hours ago
of Occupy Wall Street (47%). A 2012 Pew Hispanic Center survey found that 75% of Hispanics and 55% of Asians prefer bigger governments that provide more services as opposed to smaller government that provides fewer services. Similarly only 11% of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
US missiles set to shake up AsiaSouth Korea can expect Chinese opposition if it allows American defence system
US missiles set to shake up Asia
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 hours ago
South Korea can expect Chinese opposition if it allows American defence system to be deployed on its soil. South Korean protesters stage a rally to oppose the possible deployment of the United States' advanced defense system THAAD, a Terminal... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Chinese New Year rings in Year of the MonkeyWhile Jan 1. marks the new year for most of the world, Chinese citizens often c
Chinese New Year rings in Year of the Monkey
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 7 hours ago
While Jan 1. marks the new year for most of the world, Chinese citizens often celebrate the Chinese Lunar New Year, the turn of the traditional lunisolar Chinese calendar, a month or more later. The holiday, which falls at the beginning of the new... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Amazon expands logistics reach in Chinadeclined comment. The company revealed its China plans in documents filed with
Amazon expands logistics reach in China
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 hours ago
declined comment. The company revealed its China plans in documents filed with regulators there. Amazon registered its Chinese subsidiary, Beijing Century Joyo Courier Service, as a freight forwarder - a type of broker that does not own ships... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
It's the Year of the Monkey on the Chinese calendarWhile Jan 1. marks the new year for most of the world, Chinese citizens often c
It's the Year of the Monkey on the Chinese calendar
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 7 hours ago
While Jan 1. marks the new year for most of the world, Chinese citizens often celebrate the Chinese Lunar New Year, the turn of the traditional lunarsolar Chinese calendar, a month or more later. The holiday, which falls at the beginning of the new... Read more
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asianage
Duty cut speculation dampens gold salesas consumers wait to see if rates can fall further after the Union Budget this
Duty cut speculation dampens gold sales
asianage / Posted 8 hours ago
as consumers wait to see if rates can fall further after the Union Budget this month. The bullion industry expects the government to cut the record 10 per cent import duty on gold in the annual budget for 2016-17 that will be presented on... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Cobra Gold reflects tensions as US limits roleexercise and cut back security cooperation after then army chief Prayut Chan-o-
Cobra Gold reflects tensions as US limits role
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 8 hours ago
exercise and cut back security cooperation after then army chief Prayut Chan-o-cha led a coup against the elected civilian government of Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra on May 22, 2014. The suspension was implemented under Section 508 of the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Cobra Gold reflects tensions as US limits roleexercise and cut back security cooperation after then army chief Prayut Chan-o-
Cobra Gold reflects tensions as US limits role
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 8 hours ago
exercise and cut back security cooperation after then army chief Prayut Chan-o-cha led a coup against the elected civilian government of Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra on May 22, 2014. The suspension was implemented under Section 508 of the... Read more
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Breitbart
‘Who Knows What’s Really Happening?’: Pregnant Women Defy Zika at Brazil CarnivalThe Brazilian government made efforts to warn revelers before the annual Carniv
‘Who Knows What’s Really Happening?’: Pregnant Women Defy Zika at Brazil Carnival
Breitbart / Posted 9 hours ago
The Brazilian government made efforts to warn revelers before the annual Carnival celebrations to protect themselves from the Zika virus by wearing long-sleeved clothing and avoiding kissing and sexual contact, particularly pregnant women. A number... Read more
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The Irish Times
Shares on the slide again as world markets remain nervouswhich have sent its shares to new lows. Gold prices steadied near seven-month
Shares on the slide again as world markets remain nervous
The Irish Times / Posted 9 hours ago
which have sent its shares to new lows. Gold prices steadied near seven-month highs, while yields on Japan’s 10-year government bond slipped into negative territory for the first time ever. Chinese markets are closed through the week for the... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
The next president’s prioritiesadvocated this. Increase the Social Security pension for retirees at least by
The next president’s priorities
Manila Standard Today / Posted 9 hours ago
advocated this. Increase the Social Security pension for retirees at least by P1,000 to augment their medical bills. The government need not worry about the System’s collapse if we have enough workers supporting the base of the pension pyramid.... Read more
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Business Standard India
We are anticipating steadier gold prices this year: Jeremy East700 to 800 tonnes of gold (every year). Most of the gold comes from offshore.
We are anticipating steadier gold prices this year: Jeremy East
Business Standard India / Posted 9 hours ago
700 to 800 tonnes of gold (every year). Most of the gold comes from offshore. There is now a window of opportunity for the government to promote and create a domestic gold market and bring some of the existing stocks in India into circulation. It... Read more
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Hartford Courant
China's Booming Ocean Parks Spell Misery For Bears, Belugas, DolphinsChina - The polar bears pace back and forth in their enclosure, heads lolling a
China's Booming Ocean Parks Spell Misery For Bears, Belugas, Dolphins
Hartford Courant / Posted 10 hours ago
China - The polar bears pace back and forth in their enclosure, heads lolling as they turn, their distress apparent. Chinese tourists crowd around display windows to snap quick close-ups on their phones. Beluga whales nod in time to loud... Read more
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The Economic Times
Gold discounts hit record highs as demand faltersas consumers wait to see if rates can fall further after the federal budget thi
Gold discounts hit record highs as demand falters
The Economic Times / Posted 10 hours ago
as consumers wait to see if rates can fall further after the federal budget this month. The bullion industry expects the government to cut the record 10 percent import duty on gold in the annual budget for 2016/17 that will be presented on Feb.... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Larry Sng holds open house on first day of Chinese New YearLarry (fourth right) with well-wishers at his open house. KAPIT: Former Pelagu
Larry Sng holds open house on first day of Chinese New Year
The Borneo Post / Posted 10 hours ago
Larry (fourth right) with well-wishers at his open house. KAPIT: Former Pelagus assemblyman Larry Sng Wei Shien held his Chinese New Year open house on the first day of the celebration at his residence at Jalan Airport here to welcome family... Read more
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Engadget
Obama's last budget calls for better infrastructure, cybersecurityproposal also earmarked $19 billion to ramp up the nation's cybersecurity effor
Obama's last budget calls for better infrastructure, cybersecurity
Engadget / Posted 10 hours ago
proposal also earmarked $19 billion to ramp up the nation's cybersecurity efforts, which proved more than lacking when Chinese operatives breached the US Office of Personnel Management and exposed the personal information of over 21 million US... Read more
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The Hindu
Hong Kong ‘riots’ disrupt New Yeareven in the early hours on Tuesday. ‘Not spontaneous’ The police said the “ri
Hong Kong ‘riots’ disrupt New Year
The Hindu / Posted 10 hours ago
even in the early hours on Tuesday. ‘Not spontaneous’ The police said the “rioting” was not spontaneous. It began on the first day of the Chinese Lunar New Year — a symbolically important date. Besides, the protesters, apparently equipped with... Read more
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FOX News
Top intel official confirms ISIS made, used chemical weaponsTuesday that the Islamic State has succeeded in making and deploying chemical a
Top intel official confirms ISIS made, used chemical weapons
FOX News / Posted 11 hours ago
Tuesday that the Islamic State has succeeded in making and deploying chemical agents in Iraq and Syria -- calling it the first such attack by an extremist group in more than two decades. The confirmation of mustard gas use came during Director... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Following the leaders (or how to do business)and an actual example would be what Foton Philippines under the United Asia Aut
Following the leaders (or how to do business)
Pilipino Star / Posted 11 hours ago
and an actual example would be what Foton Philippines under the United Asia Automotive Group Inc. (UAAGI) has done. We first heard of Foton in 2006 as a “Chinese car brand” and that was at a time when a number of Asian automotive brands... Read more
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Business Spectator
US job openings jump in Decemberstruggled to fill many open jobs, which could push them to offer higher pay to
US job openings jump in December
Business Spectator / Posted 11 hours ago
struggled to fill many open jobs, which could push them to offer higher pay to attract workers. The data comes after the government said last week that hiring had slowed sharply in January. Yet wages grew at a solid pace, and the unemployment... Read more
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ajc.com
Chinese New Year rings in Year of the MonkeyWhile Jan 1. marks the new year for most of the world, Chinese citizens often c
Chinese New Year rings in Year of the Monkey
ajc.com / Posted 11 hours ago
While Jan 1. marks the new year for most of the world, Chinese citizens often celebrate the Chinese Lunar New Year, the turn of the traditional lunisolar Chinese calendar, a month or more later. The holiday, which falls at the beginning of the new... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Museveni - Sejusa Belongs in Jaillevel. For a long time I have been telling these people at the secretariat that
Museveni - Sejusa Belongs in Jail
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 hours ago
level. For a long time I have been telling these people at the secretariat that votes are found in three places. The first place is the village. If you are looking for votes, go to the villages. Leave trading centres. Move from house to house... Read more
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Daily Mail
Indian avalanche soldier 'critical' after six-day ordealburied soldiers before cutting them free. RELATED ARTICLES Is this proof of a
Indian avalanche soldier 'critical' after six-day ordeal
Daily Mail / Posted 12 hours ago
buried soldiers before cutting them free. RELATED ARTICLES Is this proof of a Spanish YETI? Shaky camera footage and...Chinese, Indian border troops hold joint disaster drills10 Indian soldiers feared dead in Himalayan avalancheAre these the... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Chinese New Year rings in Year of the MonkeyWhile Jan 1. marks the new year for most of the world, Chinese citizens often c
Chinese New Year rings in Year of the Monkey
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 12 hours ago
While Jan 1. marks the new year for most of the world, Chinese citizens often celebrate the Chinese Lunar New Year, the turn of the traditional lunisolar Chinese calendar, a month or more later. The holiday, which falls at the beginning of the new... Read more
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The Atlantic
Eleven Signs a City Will Succeedwere true of the cities, large or small, that were working best: 1. Divisive n
Eleven Signs a City Will Succeed
The Atlantic / Posted 12 hours ago
were true of the cities, large or small, that were working best: 1. Divisive national politics seem a distant concern. We first traveled during the run-up to the bitter midterm elections of 2014, then while the Supreme Court was ruling on same-sex... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Chinese New Year rings in Year of the MonkeyWhile Jan 1. marks the new year for most of the world, Chinese citizens often c
Chinese New Year rings in Year of the Monkey
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 12 hours ago
While Jan 1. marks the new year for most of the world, Chinese citizens often celebrate the Chinese Lunar New Year, the turn of the traditional lunisolar Chinese calendar, a month or more later. The holiday, which falls at the beginning of the new... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
The Chinese in usWE JUST closed the celebration of BacoLaodiat, the city’s event that coincides
The Chinese in us
The Daily Guardian / Posted 12 hours ago
WE JUST closed the celebration of BacoLaodiat, the city’s event that coincides with the festivities of the Chinese New Year. It has been celebrated for ten years and in that sense it enters into our tradition. Conceived by then Bacolod Mayor Evelio... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
North Korea's satellite 'tumbles' in spaceSouth Korea has released the first images of debris believed to be from a long-
North Korea's satellite 'tumbles' in space
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 13 hours ago
South Korea has released the first images of debris believed to be from a long-range rocket fired by North Korea on Sunday. The pieces were pulled from the sea southwest of Jeju Island shortly after Pyongyang announced it had successfully launched... Read more
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The Manila Times
It isn’t Grace who’s running, but a ghost of FPJ as ‘Panday’9, 2016 11:04 pm The backers of Sen. Grace Poe-Llamanzares – mainly former Pre
It isn’t Grace who’s running, but a ghost of FPJ as ‘Panday’
The Manila Times / Posted 13 hours ago
9, 2016 11:04 pm The backers of Sen. Grace Poe-Llamanzares – mainly former President Estrada, with his old shadowy Chinese-Filipino businessmen barkada, especially plastics king William Gatchalian – would of course, have rejoiced over her... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
North Korea rocket: First images emerge of debris; satellite 'tumbling' in space(CNN) — South Korea has released the first images of debris believed to be from
North Korea rocket: First images emerge of debris; satellite 'tumbling' in space
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 13 hours ago
(CNN) — South Korea has released the first images of debris believed to be from a long-range rocket fired by North Korea on Sunday. The pieces were pulled from the sea southwest of Jeju Island shortly after Pyongyang announced it had successfully... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Japan retailers hope to cash in on Chinese New Year festivitiesTOKYO: The Japanese do not celebrate the Chinese Lunar New Year, but that does
Japan retailers hope to cash in on Chinese New Year festivities
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 hours ago
TOKYO: The Japanese do not celebrate the Chinese Lunar New Year, but that does not stop businesses from trying to capitalise on tourists observing the celebration in Tokyo. The government announced on Monday (Feb 8) that tourism recorded a surplus... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
First images of North Korea rocket debrisSouth Korea has released the first images of debris believed to be from a long-
First images of North Korea rocket debris
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 13 hours ago
South Korea has released the first images of debris believed to be from a long-range rocket fired by North Korea on Sunday. The pieces were pulled from the sea southwest of Jeju Island shortly after Pyongyang announced it had successfully launch the... Read more
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Business Standard India
SAIL registers Rs 1,529-cr loss in third quarterlosses increased by 45% - from Rs 1,056 crore to Rs 1,529 crore. The firm had s
SAIL registers Rs 1,529-cr loss in third quarter
Business Standard India / Posted 13 hours ago
losses increased by 45% - from Rs 1,056 crore to Rs 1,529 crore. The firm had shown a loss of only Rs 322 crore in the first quarter. "Global steel prices have registered a steep fall over the last year falling from $460 to $280 mainly due to... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
First images of North Korea rocket debrisSouth Korea has released the first images of debris believed to be from a long-
First images of North Korea rocket debris
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 14 hours ago
South Korea has released the first images of debris believed to be from a long-range rocket fired by North Korea on Sunday. The pieces were pulled from the sea southwest of Jeju Island shortly after Pyongyang announced it had successfully launch the... Read more
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thebee
Dumpling Emoji Delivery After Online Campaignthousands of dollars to try to secure a place on the 11-strong board which appr
Dumpling Emoji Delivery After Online Campaign
thebee / Posted 14 hours ago
thousands of dollars to try to secure a place on the 11-strong board which approves smartphone emojis has secured its first victory. Their demand for a dumpling emoji has been successful, with it being added to the list of likely emojis for... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Five snowmobilers killed in major avalanche near McBride, B.C.: RCMPof Prince George. RCMP said three separate groups of snowmobilers were in the a
Five snowmobilers killed in major avalanche near McBride, B.C.: RCMP
Calgary Sun / Posted 14 hours ago
of Prince George. RCMP said three separate groups of snowmobilers were in the area at the time. Mounties said they were first notified after the activations of two separate GPS beacons, which are carried by backcountry enthusiasts in case of... Read more
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Reuters
Futures lower as investors shy away from riskslowdown in global economic growth. * Gold prices XAU= steadied near seven-mon
Futures lower as investors shy away from risk
Reuters / Posted 15 hours ago
slowdown in global economic growth. * Gold prices XAU= steadied near seven-month highs, while yields on Japan's 10-year government bond slipped into negative territory for the first time ever on Tuesday. * Global markets were lower, led by a... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Sinodinos backs Robert as Labor calls for his sacking over controversial China tripStuart Robert: Arthur Sinodinos backs Minister as Labor calls for his sacking o
Sinodinos backs Robert as Labor calls for his sacking over controversial China trip
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 15 hours ago
Stuart Robert: Arthur Sinodinos backs Minister as Labor calls for his sacking over controversial China trip A Government Senator has given qualified support for Human Services Minister Stuart Robert, as Labor calls for him to be sacked over a trip... Read more
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