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The Manteca Bulletin
How republics perishIf you believed America’s longest war, in Afghanistan, was coming to an end, be
How republics perish
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 10 minutes ago
If you believed America’s longest war, in Afghanistan, was coming to an end, be advised: It is not. Departing U.S. commander Gen. John Campbell says there will need to be U.S. boots on the ground “for years to come.” Making good on President Obama’s... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Troops Smash Boko Haram Supply Syndicate, Kill TerroristsNigerian troops on Wednesday ambushed and killed a number of Boko Haram Terrori
Troops Smash Boko Haram Supply Syndicate, Kill Terrorists
AllAfrica.com / Posted 30 minutes ago
Nigerian troops on Wednesday ambushed and killed a number of Boko Haram Terrorists in the North East, according to statement credited to the Army spokesman, Col. Sani Usman. In carrying out the ambush, the Army detachment, "killed some of them and... Read more
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Money Marketing Online
Tax trap: Osborne under pressure over ‘hugely complicated’ IHT reformsPressure is growing on Chancellor George Osborne to amend reforms to a controve
Tax trap: Osborne under pressure over ‘hugely complicated’ IHT reforms
Money Marketing Online / Posted 38 minutes ago
Pressure is growing on Chancellor George Osborne to amend reforms to a controversial new inheritance tax allowance due to come into force from April 2017. Osborne announced plans to introduce a new main residence nil rate band as part of the July... Read more
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Sporting Life
Paynes Picks: Ireland to sneak itPayne's Picks: Ireland to sneak it Sky Sports rugby union presenter Alex Payne
Paynes Picks: Ireland to sneak it
Sporting Life / Posted an hour ago
Payne's Picks: Ireland to sneak it Sky Sports rugby union presenter Alex Payne is tipping Ireland to maintain their recent dominance over France in Paris.Ireland's Sean O'Brien returns against France France v IrelandFrance will have spent this week... Read more
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The Barnsley Chronicle
Man strangles himself after depression battleA MAN battling demons of depression and drug addiction strangled himself on a c
Man strangles himself after depression battle
The Barnsley Chronicle / Posted an hour ago
A MAN battling demons of depression and drug addiction strangled himself on a country path using cable ties, an inquest was told. Ian John Moore - known as ‘Lobby’ to his friends - was found dead by a dog walker on the Trans-Pennine Trail near Tank... Read more
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BikeRadar
Specialized Diverge Expert X1Let’s first agree on one thing: there is no such thing as a bike that can do it
Specialized Diverge Expert X1
BikeRadar / Posted an hour ago
Let’s first agree on one thing: there is no such thing as a bike that can do it all well. Sure, you can pedal a downhill mountain bike up a paved mountain road, and you can ride a road bike down singletrack. But we all prefer a specialized bike for... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Farm workers' lucky escape as dead birds warn of toxic slurry fumes The dead birds in the shedFarm contractor Christian Lester A farm contractor
Farm workers' lucky escape as dead birds warn of toxic slurry fumes
Belfast Telegraph / Posted an hour ago
The dead birds in the shedFarm contractor Christian Lester A farm contractor had a lucky escape when birds dropped dead around him. Christian Lester (17), from Scarvagh Contracts... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Fire during construction of £1.2bn submarine reveals insight into Barrow shipyard practicesDETAILS have been revealed after a fire broke out during construction of a £1.2
Fire during construction of £1.2bn submarine reveals insight into Barrow shipyard practices
North-West Evening Mail / Posted an hour ago
DETAILS have been revealed after a fire broke out during construction of a £1.2bn submarine. Fire crews from Walney and Barrow, as well as paramedics, were called to the annexe building of the New Assembly Shop at the shipyard site at around 11.15am... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Oil traders look to storage at seaThe world is so awash with crude, the boss of BP Plc said people will be fillin
Oil traders look to storage at sea
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 hours ago
The world is so awash with crude, the boss of BP Plc said people will be filling their swimming pools with it by the end of the year. While the company's Chief Executive Officer Bob Dudley bemoaned this bearish outlook for oil, traders were... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Growing trust helps flurry of Sino-German dealsFRANKFURT: A flurry of sales of German and Swiss companies to Chinese buyers in
Growing trust helps flurry of Sino-German deals
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 hours ago
FRANKFURT: A flurry of sales of German and Swiss companies to Chinese buyers in the past month is testament to increasing Chinese expertise in European bidding processes and growing trust, German bankers and advisers say. Those involved in the... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
The Anti-Beyoncé Protest Rally – who's racist now?Publishers are invited to get in touch with Lost in Showbiz regarding a propose
The Anti-Beyoncé Protest Rally – who's racist now?
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 2 hours ago
Publishers are invited to get in touch with Lost in Showbiz regarding a proposed coffee-table book, which would celebrate the most embarrassing direct actions of the modern era. (Working title: PROTEST TOO MUCH). Obviously, one of its lavish... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Russia says it is ready to discuss ceasefire in SyriaRussia said yesterday it was ready to discuss a ceasefire in Syria as foreign m
Russia says it is ready to discuss ceasefire in Syria
Daily Dispatch / Posted 2 hours ago
Russia said yesterday it was ready to discuss a ceasefire in Syria as foreign ministers gathered in Munich in a bid to kickstart peace talks derailed by the Syrian regime’s onslaught on the besieged city of Aleppo. Tens of thousands of Syrians have... Read more
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Reuters
Growing trust helps flurry of Sino-German dealsThe logo of Swiss agrochemicals maker Syngenta adorns it's plant in Muenchwilen
Growing trust helps flurry of Sino-German deals
Reuters / Posted 2 hours ago
The logo of Swiss agrochemicals maker Syngenta adorns it's plant in Muenchwilen, Switzerland February 3, 2016. FRANKFURT A flurry of sales of German and Swiss companies to Chinese buyers in the past month is testament to increasing Chinese expertise... Read more
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Gazette News
Top 10 events in Essex this weekendLOOKING for something to do this weekend? We've put together a list of some thi
Top 10 events in Essex this weekend
Gazette News / Posted 2 hours ago
LOOKING for something to do this weekend? We've put together a list of some things happening in Essex. 1. MASSAGING, handwriting analysis and more will be on offer in Billericay this weekend to help raise funds for a worthy cause. The Reading Rooms... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Recruiting Notebook February 11thFebruary 11, 2016 USC basketball coaches checked on 6-2 Kyran Bowman of Havelo
Recruiting Notebook February 11th
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 3 hours ago
February 11, 2016 USC basketball coaches checked on 6-2 Kyran Bowman of Havelock, NC this week. He was picked for Carolinas All Star Game. Bowman also was a football standout and was once committed to North Carolina... Read more
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Salem News
ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIESLEETONIA - A fish fry is slated from 5 to 8 p.m. today at the Leetonia Italian
ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES
Salem News / Posted 3 hours ago
LEETONIA - A fish fry is slated from 5 to 8 p.m. today at the Leetonia Italian American Club. Carryouts are available at 330-427-9900. Pancake breakfast offered at Salem Salvation Army SALEM - The public is invited to a pancake breakfast from 8:30... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Riot at prison in northern Mexico leaves 49 inmates deadIn the morning, a crowd of people bundled against the cold gathered at the pris
Riot at prison in northern Mexico leaves 49 inmates dead
Northwest Herald / Posted 3 hours ago
In the morning, a crowd of people bundled against the cold gathered at the prison gates, demanding to be let in to learn the fate of their relatives. Some threw rocks, kicked and shook the gates as riot police with plastic shields kept the crowd out.... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
ERA avoids charges over radioactive slurry spillERA radioactive slurry spill: NT Government won't lay charges against miner Ph
ERA avoids charges over radioactive slurry spill
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 hours ago
ERA radioactive slurry spill: NT Government won't lay charges against miner Photo: No charges are to be laid over the failure of this processing tank at the Ranger uranium mine. (Supplied: Gundjeihmi Aboriginal Corporation) A uranium miner has... Read more
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Minot Daily News
1st-round beat downNo team, regardless of seed, is guaranteed anything once the playoffs begin. T
1st-round beat down
Minot Daily News / Posted 3 hours ago
No team, regardless of seed, is guaranteed anything once the playoffs begin. The Bishop Ryan girls basketball team took that to heart Thursday afternoon. The top-seeded Lions rolled past South Prairie 87-20 in the opening round of the District 12... Read more
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News.com.au
Emergency warning for fire-ravaged Shire of WaroonaFirefighters are battling an out-of-control blaze threatening Waroona. Picture:
Emergency warning for fire-ravaged Shire of Waroona
News.com.au / Posted 3 hours ago
Firefighters are battling an out-of-control blaze threatening Waroona. Picture: Facebook/Margaret River Volunteer Fire & Rescue Service AN out-of-control bushfire is threatening lives and homes in Western Australia’s already fire-ravaged South... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
$180 million in changes coming to Louisville ZooLOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A $180 million expansion is in the works at Louisville
$180 million in changes coming to Louisville Zoo
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 3 hours ago
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A $180 million expansion is in the works at Louisville Zoo. The zoo has revealed its master plan for the next 12 years. A sum of $180 million is divided into several projects, all of which will need funding from... Read more
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Perth Now
Waroona faces another fire emergencyFirefighters are battling an out-of-control blaze threatening Waroona. Picture:
Waroona faces another fire emergency
Perth Now / Posted 3 hours ago
Firefighters are battling an out-of-control blaze threatening Waroona. Picture: Facebook/Margaret River Volunteer Fire & Rescue Service AN out-of-control bushfire is threatening lives and homes in Western Australia’s already fire-ravaged South... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Wellsville ReportMarcia McGinnis, Commerce Street, reported at 10:15 a.m. Tuesday that she was s
Wellsville Report
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 3 hours ago
Marcia McGinnis, Commerce Street, reported at 10:15 a.m. Tuesday that she was sharing a storage unit at Pinky's Storage on Lisbon Street with Andrew Allen, Center Street, and said her items are gone. The items reported missing included a washer, a... Read more
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Pilipino Star
UN chief alarmed over Islamic State sympathy in Southeast Asia, PhilippinesMANILA, Philippines — United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki Moon warned secur
UN chief alarmed over Islamic State sympathy in Southeast Asia, Philippines
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 hours ago
MANILA, Philippines — United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki Moon warned security officials of member nations of the gravity of threat and expansion of the so-called Islamic State (IS) in many parts of the world, including Southeast Asia. In a... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Opponents urge lawmakers to snuff out tobacco tax increaseLINCOLN, Neb. (AP) � Nebraska's tobacco tax could more than double under a bill
Opponents urge lawmakers to snuff out tobacco tax increase
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 4 hours ago
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) � Nebraska's tobacco tax could more than double under a bill that is drawing praise from health officials but strong criticism from retailers, grocers and smokers. A legislative committee heard testimony Thursday on a bill by Sen.... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Robinson to hit up USC SaturdayFebruary 11, 2016By Phil Kornblut Tank Robinson DB Tank Robinson (6-1 198) of
Robinson to hit up USC Saturday
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 4 hours ago
February 11, 2016By Phil Kornblut Tank Robinson DB Tank Robinson (6-1 198) of Lake Marion has been to junior days at Clemson and Virginia Tech and Saturday he'll attend USC's junior day. Travaris Robinson is... Read more
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ajc.com
Norcross hosts Valentine's eventYou’ve got a few hours over the weekend and are looking for a nearby diversion
Norcross hosts Valentine's event
ajc.com / Posted 4 hours ago
You’ve got a few hours over the weekend and are looking for a nearby diversion – something that doesn’t require reservations or a tank of gas. Welcome to Close to Home! Each week we’ll highlight the quick, quaint and quirky events in your... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
May 2016 commencement speaker will be Anne-Marie Slaughter Jack Davis | Published 31 minutes ago Writer and women's rights advocate Anne
May 2016 commencement speaker will be Anne-Marie Slaughter
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 4 hours ago
Jack Davis | Published 31 minutes ago Writer and women's rights advocate Anne-Marie Slaughter will deliver the May 2016 commencement address in Kenan Stadium. Slaughter's roles as a public... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Armed, masked robbers hit Colorado Springs home, child care centerThree armed, masked men on Thursday robbed a home, which doubles as a child day
Armed, masked robbers hit Colorado Springs home, child care center
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 4 hours ago
Three armed, masked men on Thursday robbed a home, which doubles as a child day care, east of Colorado Springs. The robbery happened at about 1:30 p.m. in the 1900 block of Riverwalk Parkway, according to the El Paso County Sheriff's Office. Police... Read more
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TribLIVE
Unity votes to OK additional units  in condo projectUnity votes to OK additional units in condo project | TribLIVE Neighborhoods
Unity votes to OK additional units  in condo project
TribLIVE / Posted 4 hours ago
Unity votes to OK additional units in condo project | TribLIVE Neighborhoods Unity votes to OK additional units in condo project Unity supervisors on Thursday approved plan modifications that will allow construction of an additional 25 units at... Read more
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Denver Post
Armed, masked robbers hit Colorado Springs home, child care centerThree armed, masked men on Thursday robbed a home, which doubles as a child day
Armed, masked robbers hit Colorado Springs home, child care center
Denver Post / Posted 4 hours ago
Three armed, masked men on Thursday robbed a home, which doubles as a child day care, east of Colorado Springs. The robbery happened at about 1:30 p.m. in the 1900 block of Riverwalk Parkway, according to the El Paso County Sheriff's Office. Police... Read more
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The Economic Times
India is new battlefield for Chinese and American investorsNEW DELHI: When Nasdaq-listed MakeMyTrip, one of Indian internet first success
India is new battlefield for Chinese and American investors
The Economic Times / Posted 4 hours ago
NEW DELHI: When Nasdaq-listed MakeMyTrip, one of Indian internet first success stories, was looking to build a war chest recently, several events were playing out in parallel. Rival online travel agency Goibibo, backed by the deep-pocketed South... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Riot at prison in northern Mexico leaves 49 inmates deadMONTERREY, Mexico (AP) - A brawl between rival drug gangs at an overcrowded pen
Riot at prison in northern Mexico leaves 49 inmates dead
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 4 hours ago
MONTERREY, Mexico (AP) - A brawl between rival drug gangs at an overcrowded penitentiary in northern Mexico turned into a riot Thursday, leaving 49 inmates dead and 12 injured in the country's deadliest prison melee in years. No escapes were... Read more
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KXII Sherman
Fuel stations in one Texoma town temporarily hover above a dollar a gallonIf you traveled Highway 82 through Gainesville Thursday, you may have noticed g
Fuel stations in one Texoma town temporarily hover above a dollar a gallon
KXII Sherman / Posted 5 hours ago
If you traveled Highway 82 through Gainesville Thursday, you may have noticed gas prices hovering just above a dollar a gallon for regular. "Slamming busy. Like all day busy," said Christal Farr. People packed a few gas stations in Gainesville... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Sub-$1 gas is all good, right? Well, maybeIn a matter of weeks, maybe days, Michigan motorists will see gasoline prices d
Sub-$1 gas is all good, right? Well, maybe
Detroit Free Press / Posted 5 hours ago
In a matter of weeks, maybe days, Michigan motorists will see gasoline prices drop below $1 a gallon for the first time since 1999, but the stock market is in a depressive funk. What gives? Certainly there is more good news here than bad,... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
International award recognises NZ's Chief Science AdvisorFriday, 12 February 2016, 4:33 pmPress Release: Sir Peter Gluckman Chief Scienc
International award recognises NZ's Chief Science Advisor
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 5 hours ago
Friday, 12 February 2016, 4:33 pmPress Release: Sir Peter Gluckman Chief Science AdvisorInternational award recognises New Zealand’s Chief Science Advisor Professor Sir Peter Gluckman, Chief... Read more
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News.com.au
‘We’d be in G-strings if not for the snakes’Welcome to Marble Bar, Australia's hottest town. AS Western Australia sweats t
‘We’d be in G-strings if not for the snakes’
News.com.au / Posted 5 hours ago
Welcome to Marble Bar, Australia's hottest town. AS Western Australia sweats through a heatwave and anxiously awaits temperatures in excess of 50C tomorrow, the residents of one town are wondering what all the fuss is about. Perth just sweltered... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Miner ERA avoids Kakadu spill chargeUranium miner avoids NT Govt prosecution for 2013 spill of up to 1m litres of c
Miner ERA avoids Kakadu spill charge
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
Uranium miner avoids NT Govt prosecution for 2013 spill of up to 1m litres of contaminated acidic slurry. It would not be in the public interest to prosecute the operators of a uranium mine in Kakadu National Park who were responsible for spilling... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Kiwi dam busters, hostile takeovers, share buy backs and innovationco-authored with Dr Chris Donegan In May last year, veteran corporate raider/a
Kiwi dam busters, hostile takeovers, share buy backs and innovation
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 6 hours ago
co-authored with Dr Chris Donegan In May last year, veteran corporate raider/activist Carl Icahn lobbied Apple to increase the size of its share buy-back programme. Icahn believed that this action would elevate the stock price, driving Apple to a... Read more
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dna
Seeking home comfortFor Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni, victories and defeats are just parts o
Seeking home comfort
dna / Posted 6 hours ago
For Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni, victories and defeats are just parts of process. If the Sri Lankan's thought that the win in the first T20 on a surprisingly seaming Pune track on Tuesday has dented Team India's spirits, then they are... Read more
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Waxahachie Daily Light
Breathing Easier: North Texas dog club donates oxygen masks to local fire departments Posted Feb. 11, 2016 at 8:05 PM MIDLOTHIAN — Four Ellis County fire departme
Breathing Easier: North Texas dog club donates oxygen masks to local fire departments
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 6 hours ago
Posted Feb. 11, 2016 at 8:05 PM MIDLOTHIAN — Four Ellis County fire departments will be able to help injured animals breathe easy, thanks to a donation by the... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Riot at prison in northern Mexico leaves 49 inmates deadMONTERREY, Mexico (AP) - A brawl between rival drug gangs at an overcrowded pen
Riot at prison in northern Mexico leaves 49 inmates dead
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 7 hours ago
MONTERREY, Mexico (AP) - A brawl between rival drug gangs at an overcrowded penitentiary in northern Mexico turned into a riot Thursday, leaving 49 inmates dead and 12 injured in the country's deadliest prison melee in years. No escapes were... Read more
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Business Spectator
Miner ERA avoids Kakadu spill chargeIt would not be in the public interest to prosecute the operators of a uranium
Miner ERA avoids Kakadu spill charge
Business Spectator / Posted 7 hours ago
It would not be in the public interest to prosecute the operators of a uranium mine in Kakadu National Park who were responsible for spilling up to one million litres of contaminated acidic slurry, the Northern Territory Government says. On Friday,... Read more
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asianage
North's rocket payload a concern USA satellite put into orbit by North Korea at the weekend does not appear to be
North's rocket payload a concern US
asianage / Posted 7 hours ago
A satellite put into orbit by North Korea at the weekend does not appear to be transmitting, but it is worrying that the rocket that took it there delivered tw-ice the payload of Pyong-yang’s previous launch, the head of the US Army’s missile defence... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Ferrari’s new diesel-like F1 engineFerrari reveal sound of their 2016 Formula 1 engine amid significant changes un
Ferrari’s new diesel-like F1 engine
Daily Telegraph / Posted 7 hours ago
Ferrari reveal sound of their 2016 Formula 1 engine amid significant changes under the skin | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this website Ferrari has made significant... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Jaden Smith’s Adventures in Gender Fluidity: What It Means, Who ProfitsJaden, the 17-year-old star of Baz Luhrmann‘s upcoming Netflix series “The Get
Jaden Smith’s Adventures in Gender Fluidity: What It Means, Who Profits
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 hours ago
Jaden, the 17-year-old star of Baz Luhrmann‘s upcoming Netflix series “The Get Down,” has generated considerable heat in 2016 for the way he’s expressed his gender both on social platforms like Instagram and by modeling womenswear in a national... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Jaden Smith’s Adventures in Gender Fluidity: What It Means, Who ProfitsJaden, the 17-year-old star of Baz Luhrmann‘s upcoming Netflix series “The Get
Jaden Smith’s Adventures in Gender Fluidity: What It Means, Who Profits
Connecticut Post / Posted 7 hours ago
Jaden, the 17-year-old star of Baz Luhrmann‘s upcoming Netflix series “The Get Down,” has generated considerable heat in 2016 for the way he’s expressed his gender both on social platforms like Instagram and by modeling womenswear in a national... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Rail franchises may not be value for money due to dwindling interest - MPsThere is "a real risk" that the Government will not get value for money from ra
Rail franchises may not be value for money due to dwindling interest - MPs
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 8 hours ago
There is "a real risk" that the Government will not get value for money from rail franchises because of "dwindling" interest from operators, an influential group of MPs has warned. A report by the Commons Public Accounts Committee (PAC) urged the... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Riot at prison in northern Mexico leaves 49 inmates deadMONTERREY, Mexico (AP) - A brawl between rival drug gangs at an overcrowded pen
Riot at prison in northern Mexico leaves 49 inmates dead
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 8 hours ago
MONTERREY, Mexico (AP) - A brawl between rival drug gangs at an overcrowded penitentiary in northern Mexico turned into a riot Thursday, leaving 49 inmates dead and 12 injured in the country's deadliest prison melee in years. No escapes were... Read more
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Canberra Times
Hope for peace in Syria with new dealUS Secretary of State John Kerry, right, and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey La
Hope for peace in Syria with new deal
Canberra Times / Posted 8 hours ago
US Secretary of State John Kerry, right, and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov at a news conference after the International Syria Support Group (ISSG) meeting in Munich on Friday. Photo: AP Munich: The US, Russia and other powers have reached... Read more
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