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River cruise in southern France: with the van guard - 3 Hours ago
exit Luxury cruising takes Brian Johnston effortlessly through a southern slice of France. As I clamber out of a taxi on the riverfront, I smell oleanders, car exhausts and a promenade hot in the late

Egypt calls for Gaza ceasefire as fighting rages - 5 Hours ago
By Nidal al-Mughrabi and Yasmine Saleh GAZA/CAIRO (Reuters) - Egypt called on Israel and the Palestinians on Saturday to halt fire and resume peace talks, but violence continued unabated with Israeli
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WRAPUP 6-Merkel says tightening Ukraine-Russian border is key to peace deal - 4 Hours ago
* German Chancellor, in Ukraine capital, says peace is possible * Merkel proposes observer mission to control frontier * NATO says Russia sent troops into Ukraine, Moscow denies it * Russian truck
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Russian Deputy PM says no plans to ban McDonald's - Itar-Tass
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3 Russian trucks leave but Ukraine says they're taking military parts with them
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Big business takes aim at corporate activists
Los Angeles Times

'Hohokum': All the braver for ignoring gaming conventions
Los Angeles Times all 1 news articles >>

Assembly bill could lower cost of residential solar in California
Los Angeles Times

Thirty Six of Canada's Top Construction Apprentices Compete in Toronto Showdown
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Bombs kill at least 35 across Iraq a day after mosque shooting - 3 Hours ago
(Reuters) - Bombings across Iraq killed at least 35 people in attacks that appeared to be revenge for an assault on a Sunni mosque that has deepened sectarian conflict. A bomb also exploded in the
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Police chokehold death sparks New York protest march - 3 Hours ago
(CNN) -- Scores of protesters were expected to rally Saturday on a New York street where the death of an unarmed black man at the hands of a white police officer sparked national outrage just weeks before
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UPDATE 2-Renegade Libyan forces say their planes attack Tripoli again - 3 Hours ago
(Adds details, quotes, background) By Heba al-Shibani and Ayman al-Warfalli TRIPOLI/BENGHAZI, Libya Aug 23 (Reuters) - The air force of Libya's renegade general Khalifa Haftar on Saturday
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>>   Politics/Law
GOP chairman condemns Obama's vacation during crises - 3 Hours ago
Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus knocked President Obama Saturday for vacationing in Martha's Vineyard during a series of international crises, suggesting the president should get

Democrats to vote on 2016 primary calendar plan - 6 Hours ago
ATLANTA -- Leaders of the Democratic Party are preparing to approve a plan that sets the 2016 presidential calendar. That calendar would begin with the Iowa caucuses on Feb. 1, 2016, followed by voting

Obama’s summer vacation on Martha’s Vineyard, by the numbers - 3 Hours ago
President Obama talks on the phone with Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper, in Chilmark, Martha's Vineyard, Mass., on Aug. 12. ( EPA/Pete Souza/White House handout) VINEYARD HAVEN, Mass. — President’s
>>   Business
Best of the world - August, 24, 2014 - 7 Hours ago
The Herald's picture editors showcase the best images from around the globe.

Shares race: Potts falters, Dartboard in pole position - 4 Hours ago
He's second to last in the shares race, but sees encouraging signs in the market. As the market bounded almost to its highest since the global financial crisis yours truly dropped to second last in

Sinclair Broadcast CEO embroiled in lease dispute with farmer [The Baltimore Sun - 3 Hours ago
Aug. 23--Alerted by a phone call one recent Sunday, Stephen Pieper drove his black pickup the few miles from his farm in White Hall to Monkton, where he arrived too late to stop a man from plowing under
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>>   Finance
Foresters, KaBOOM! and volunteers bring families together with new playground in - 103 Minutes ago
Playground will enhance family and community well-being YEADON, PA, Aug. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - The Yeadon community was revitalized today thanks to a new playground at Evans Elementary School. In
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Fed in "real debate" on rate hike in early to mid-2015 -Lockhart - 4 Hours ago
Aug 23 (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Reserve is focused on an initial interest rate hike between the first quarter and the middle of next year, with possible changes in its main policy statement as soon
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BOE’s Broadbent Says Path of Rates to Be ‘Materially Different’ - 44 Minutes ago
Bank of England Deputy Governor Ben Broadbent said the path of U.K. interest rates is going to be "materially different" than in the past. Echoing Governor Mark Carney’s point that any increase in the
>>   Sports
Eagles boost finals claims with big win over Melbourne - 6 Hours ago
WEST COAST 6.1 9.5 16.9 18.11 (119)MELBOURNE 1.1 3.3 5.4 8.5 (53) GOALS: West Coast - M LeCras 4, J Kennedy 4; J Darling 3; J Hill 2; J Cripps, L Shuey, S Lycett, P McGinnity, A Gaff. Melbourne - J

How the Tigers started winning run - 3 Hours ago
''I'm mad as hell and I'm not going to take it any more'' – Howard Beale, played by Peter Finch? in the 1976 classic, Network. Richmond supporters have been, at different stages, mad as hell and mad as

AFL approves stem-cell therapy - 5 Hours ago
An Australian-based biomedical company has been given approval from the AFL to use stem-cell therapy on players recovering from injury. Sydney-based Regeneus has revealed it was recently given permission
>>   Industry
'Wingfoot One' Ushers in New Era of Goodyear Blimps - 118 Minutes ago
AKRON, Ohio, Aug. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company's (NASDAQ: GT) newest blimp, Wingfoot One, was christened today by Robin Roberts, the award-winning co-anchor of ABC News'
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Trends of Smart Home Security Market Analyzed with Operators' Strategic Planning - 93 Minutes ago
RnRMarketResearch.com adds "Smart Home Security: Latest Developments, Future Trends and Operators' Strategic Planning" 2014 market research report of 28 pages to its store. The notion of digital home

Architecture students toast their designs on robots - 6 Hours ago
Sydney University's Faculty of Architecture and Design is showcasing students' work with a bartending cocktail robot. As it whirrs and spins in a noisy bar setting in the faculty's labs, the robot's
>>   Internet
Amazon plans to take on Google’s online ad business - 18 Hours ago
Can Amazon challenge Google’s dominance in online advertising? Amazon intends to find out, according to a Wall Street Journal report . The online retailer is building a new ad platform similar to

@Citrix To Present Crash Course in "Open Source Cloud" @CloudExpo - 3 Hours ago
In his session at 15th Cloud Expo , Mark Hinkle, Senior Director, Open Source Solutions at Citrix Systems Inc., will provide overview of the open source software that can be used to deploy and manage

Spice bring first Firefox phone to India - 3 Hours ago
: Acting on its announcement two months ago , Spice Retail  has brought the country’s first Firefox OS powered smartphone, Spice Fire One Mi – FX 1 to India. Priced at an aggressive Rs,2,299, Spice Fire
>>   Science
Subglacial volcanic eruption begins in Iceland - 3 Hours ago
Iceland raised its aviation alert to its highest level of red and put the Coast Guard on alert after detecting a small subglacial eruption of lava at one of the country's largest volcanoes Saturday.
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Quakes Surge Around Iceland Volcano; No Eruption - 6 Hours ago
Iceland's Meteorological Office is reporting a surge in seismic activity at the restless Bardarbunga volcano, but sees no evidence yet of any eruptions. Thousands of small earthquakes have rattled

Volcanic eruption begins under Iceland glacier - 3 Hours ago
Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano began erupting Saturday under the country's largest glacier after a week of seismic activity rattled the area with thousands of earthquakes, the country's Meteorological
>>   Entertainment
>>   Technology
How Microsoft will ride Android hardware to save Windows Phone - 9 Hours ago
The HTC One M8 for Windows marks a new tack Microsoft hopes will lead to greater popularity for Windows Phone. The basic idea: Let handset makers reuse high-end Android hardware.

Exclusive: Todd Park stepping down as America’s chief technology officer - 8/22/2014
Todd Park is planning to step down as U.S. Chief Technology Officer by year-end, Fortune has learned from sources familiar with the situation. He is expected to take on a new role as part of a White

HP Enables Rapid Adoption and Deployment of Storage for the Software-defined Data - 8/22/2014
PALO ALTO, Calif. -- HP today announced new storage offerings for the software-defined data center (SDDC) that simplify deployment of scale-out storage for cloud computing and virtual server environments.
>>   Health
Mom of Boys With Lyme Disease Fights for Chickens - 110 Minutes ago
A New Jersey woman is fighting to keep the chickens she bought to eat ticks after her sons contracted Lyme disease. NBC40 reports ( http://bit.ly/1BOrsDS ) that Jamie Warner wants Bridgeton City Council

Keeping your PC, smartphone or tablet clean - 5 Hours ago
Provided by Networx.com PCs, Smartphones, and handheld tablets are essentials of daily life. However, these conveniences need some basic maintenance to stay in top working order. Obviously you can't

3-D printing creates custom knee replacements - 7 Hours ago
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. -- For some patients who have had knee replacement surgery and undergone the subsequent physical therapy, getting the second knee replaced is not an idea they relish. But with a new
>>   Culture
Goulburn dangles childcare carrot in advertising campaign to lure Canberrans to - 5 Hours ago
Goulburn is trying to tempt Canberrans to up stumps and move to NSW, with an advertising campaign hitting the ACT where it hurts – in the childcare shortage. It has taken print ads in ACT publications
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Civil Clothing “Hear Us Roar” Women’s Fall 2014 Collection - 3 Hours ago
Civil Clothing delivers a sharp women's Fall collection, offering a look with this new lookbook, which shows us women pack just as much punch as they do beauty. Appropriately entitled "Hear Us Roar,"

Female shop worker is beaten up for being gay - 6 Hours ago
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Mexico's Peña Nieto unveils police unit, much smaller than envisioned - 19 Hours ago
When he was running for election in 2012, Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto offered a new police organization, the gendarmerie, as a cornerstone campaign promise and his only security initiative. It

As prices soar, Gaza food crisis looms - 8 Hours ago
Gaza City - Ashraf al-Helou knows that whatever chickens he has in stock right now, may be his last. "Most chicken farms have been destroyed. The livestock was either directly killed by Israel's attacks,
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Schalke and Dortmund lose, Hoffenheim and Frankfurt win - 71 Minutes ago
Hannover came from behind to beat Schalke 2-1 on the opening Saturday of the season, piling more pressure on head coach Jens Keller. The Royal Blues may have been dumped out of the German Cup on Monday
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>>   Media & Advertising
Media Advisory: Parliamentary Secretary Block to Speak at Pacific Basin Nuclear - 5 Hours ago
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Aug. 23, 2014) - Parliamentary Secretary Kelly Block, on behalf of the Honourable Greg Rickford, Canada's Minister of Natural Resources and Minister for the
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Thousands march in New York City to protest police chokehold death - 3 Hours ago
(Reuters) - The Reverend Al Sharpton led thousands of chanting but peaceful activists in a march across Staten Island on Saturday to protest the death of Eric Garner, who died after New York City police
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Dermatophytic Onychomycosis Therapeutics Market: Global Industry Analysis, Size, - 52 Minutes ago
[August 23, 2014] (PR Web Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Albany, New York (PRWEB) August 23, 2014 Dermatophytic onychomycosis also referred to as ringworm of the nail is one of the most common
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