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Girl dies in failed bomb attack on Nigeria mosque
Deutsche Welle - 39 Minutes ago
Police spokesman Magaji Majiya said the girl was the only casualty in the attempted bombing on Monday, and that her likely target had been Kano's Umar bin Khattab mosque. Majiya said the explosion
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Obama: US 'intensifying' attacks on IS in Syria
Deutsche Welle - 84 Minutes ago
The military campaign against the "Islamic State" (IS) will be long and likely face "setbacks," Obama said at the Pentagon on Monday. "We're going after the ISIL leadership and infrastructure in Syria,
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Suspect: I killed woman on pier
Channel4000 - 111 Minutes ago
(CNN) - The man accused of killing a San Francisco woman in what appeared to authorities to be a random shooting has told CNN affiliate KGO-TV that he he did it, but that it was an accident. "Did
Suspect tells TV station he killed CNN
Suspect: I killed SF woman CNN
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Embattled Burundi president snubs regional summit to campaign
Palestine Telegraph - 59 Minutes ago
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Hollande and Merkel press Greece for ‘serious’ debt plan France24
Rodriguez wins, Froome takes yellow in stage marred by crash France24
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New York settles with Occupy Wall Street protesters for over $300K
Russia Today - 58 Minutes ago
01:29 Screenshot from YouTube.com video by TheOther99Percent's channel New York City has agreed to pay more than $300,000 to six Occupy Wall Street protesters who said police unjustly blasted
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Scientists say Philae probe could be sitting on comet filled with alien life
Daily Times - 87 Minutes ago
LONDON - Comet lander Philae may be sitting on top of alien microbial life, and is incapable of doing anything about it, according to leading astronomers. The comet’s characteristics such as a black
Scientists say Philae probe could be sitting on comet filled with alien life : July Daily Times
Home to extraterrestrials? Philae probe could be sitting on comet filled with alien Russia Today
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Greece wants to be part of a democratic Europe, not one of austerity – deputy interior
Russia Today - 2 Hours ago
00:18 Reuters / Francois Lenoir Greece wants to remain part of a “social Europe,” not a “Europe of austerity”, Greece’s deputy interior minister told RT. He hopes that “reason and democratic
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U.S. women crush Japan 5-2 to win third title
CNN - 7/6/2015
44 photos The U.S. Women's National Soccer Team celebrates after winning the Women's World Cup on Sunday, July 5, 2015, in Vancouver, Canada. The United States defeated Japan with a final score of 5-2.
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Chief blames 'broken system' after 7 killed, including boy
CNN - 12 Hours ago
Story highlights A 7-year-old son of a gang member is shot and killed Police superintendent: A broken system and a rampant gun flow fuel the violence That's what Chicago's police chief said after a spate
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Meet Euclid Tsakalotos, the Oxford-educated economist set to become Greece's new
Business Insider Australia - 12 Hours ago
ATHENS, Greece — Euclid Tsakalotos is tipped to be Greece’s new finance minister, replacing outgoing Yanis Varoufakis . Varoufakis himself has hinted Tsakalotos could take the job, saying: “I hope
CORRECTION Report: Euclides Tsakalotos named Europe Online Magazine
Euclid Tsakalotos Appointed New Greek Finance Minister Sputnik
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Underground strike 'definitely on'
BBC - 12 Hours ago
London Underground strike will "definitely go ahead" for 24 hours from Wednesday evening, union Aslef says This breaking news story is being updated and more details will be published shortly. Please
BBC to fund over-75s TV licences BBC
Greeks vote 'No' - early results BBC
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Chief blames system: Dozens shot, 7 killed, including boy, 7
CNN - 17 Hours ago
Story highlights A 7-year-old son of a gang member is shot and killed Police superintendent: A broken system and a rampant gun flow fuel the violence That's what Chicago's police chief said after a spate
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Greek PM replaces combative minister
BBC - 17 Hours ago
Greece's combative finance minister has resigned, hours after voters backed his call to reject creditors' demands for more austerity in a referendum. Yanis Varoufakis said it was felt his departure
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25 slaughtered in Roman amphitheater
CNN - 23 Hours ago
Story highlights Execution carried out by young men, some appearing to be teenagers ISIS captured historic city of Palmyra in mid-May 2,000-year-old city a UNESCO World Heritage site The graphic video
ISIS executes 25 in ruins of amphitheater Frontier Post
25 slaughtered in Roman ampitheater Social Dashboard
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Japan industrial sites, Alamo get world heritage status, admitting forced wartime
SINA - 24 Hours ago
BONN, Germany —A fortress island near Nagasaki on Sunday was awarded world heritage status by UNESCO after Japan and South Korea resolved a spat over whether to acknowledge the site’s history of wartime
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Water cascades generated by Xiaolangdi Dam on Yellow River
SINA - 7/6/2015
SINA English is the English-language destination for news and information about China. Find general information on life, culture and travel in China through our news and special reports or find business
Cloud scenery after rainfall seen in ... SINA
100-square-metre apartment crammed wi... SINA
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Fires, faith and fear at black churches
CNN - 7/6/2015
Story highlights It's a natural reaction to assume fires at black churches are borne of hatred, experts say Humans gravitate toward causes that provide them scapegoats, professor says Ohio and California
Black churches, fires and fear CNN
Why are black church fires associated with acts of hate? CNN
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U.S. beats Japan 5-2
CNN - 7/6/2015
Story highlights American Carli Lloyd has three goals, and Lauren Holiday and Tobin Heath have the other Yuki Ogimi scores in the 27th minute, and Japan nets another when the U.S. plays the ball into
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Accused Man's Family Thanks Slain Cop's Mom for Her Grace
ABC News - 7/6/2015
The family of a man accused of killing a New Orleans policeman has released a statement of sympathy and thanks to the dead man's family. Travis Boys, 33, is charged with killing Officer Daryle Holloway,
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U.S. 5, Japan 2 in second half
CNN - 7/6/2015
Story highlights American Carli Lloyd has three goals already, and Lauren Holiday has the other Yuki Ogimi scores for Japan in the 27th minute The United States has five shots on goal, while Japan has
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U.S. 4, Japan 1 at halftime
CNN - 7/6/2015
Story highlights American Carli Lloyd has three goals already, and Lauren Holiday has the other Yuki Ogimi scores for Japan in the 27th minute The United States has five shots on goal, while Japan has
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Neo-Nazi suspect Beate Zschäpe gets new lawyer
Deutsche Welle - 3 Hours ago
Beate Zschäpe has been granted a new lawyer, following a rift with her legal team that saw her try to fire her defender Anja Sturm last month. Zschäpe has been on trial since 2013, standing accused
Neo-Nazi suspect Beate Zschäpe will get new lawyer NewsListOnline
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ECB keeps Greek banks on tight leash
Deutsche Welle - 5 Hours ago
The European Central Bank (ECB) on Monday added to the pressure on Greece's feeble financial state, as council members in Frankfurt decided not to raise the level of emergency credit available to the
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A decade on, Londoners shrug off terror attacks
Deutsche Welle - 5 Hours ago
Ten years ago, Alex Marshall, then a 34-year-old chef, cycled to work at Woburn Conference Centre on Tavistock Square, an elegant central London address that was once home to Charles Dickens. As he began
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Fears raised over Egypt's controversial anti-terror law
Deutsche Welle - 5 Hours ago
Egypt's journalists' union on Monday condemned the draft law, which imposes prison sentences for publishing "false news or statements concerning terrorist operations" that contradict the official version
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