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Meditating Portuguese actor mistaken for terrorist on Paris plane
Pakistan Today - 20 Hours ago
Earlier this week, a Portuguese actor humming a prayer as he meditated to a sacred Tibetan text onboard a plane awaiting takeoff was taken off the flight by police after passengers mistook him for a terrorist.
Portuguese actor humming a prayer mistaken for terrorist on plane SA Breaking News
Meditating actor mistaken for terrorist on Paris plane Eye Witness News
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Man In Wheelchair Robs New York Bank, Gets Away
Uncova - 23 Hours ago
Police on Tuesday were searching for a man in a wheelchair who is suspected of robbing a New York bank and rolling out of the building with 1200 cash to make a clean getaway Scoop has more The man
Man in wheelchair robs NY bank, gets away Daily Times
Man in wheelchair robs New York bank Eye Witness News
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Mexican firm sorry for royally selling president short
Dunya News - 7/4/2015
(Reuters) - It could have been the height of diplomatic embarrassment for Mexicos president.When Enrique Pena Nieto hosted towering King Felipe of Spain this week, it was a tongue-in-cheek paint ad ridiculing
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No sweat? Colombia turns to lie detectors to tackle government graft
IBNLive India News - 7/4/2015
Colombia's government plans to carry out lie detector tests on senior civil servants who allocate contracts to private companies as it tries to clamp down on widespread corruption and embezzlement of
No sweat Colombia turns to lie detectors to tackle government graft Big News Network
No sweat? Colombia turns to lie detectors to tackle government graft (Reuters) Yahoo! News Australia
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Paris time lords extend Greek deadline - by a second
Reuters Africa - 6/30/2015
PARIS (Reuters) - By pure chance, Greece will gain fractionally more time to meet a midnight deadline on Tuesday to pay its IMF debts - thanks to a move by international time arbiters in the Paris Observatory
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Decapitated animal carcasses stymie investigators in California capital
Reuters UK - 6/30/2015
SACRAMENTO, Calif. Authorities in California are trying to determine why someone has been dropping bags filled with the bodies of decapitated animals near railroad tracks in the capital city of Sacramento.
Decapitated animal carcasses stymie investigators in California capital (Reuters) Yahoo! News Australia
California investigating decapitated animal carcasses near railway Canoe Money
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IDG Contributor Network: Will Trump cyberattack actually be good for security?
Computerworld - 7/2/2015
Reports have some of Donald Trump's hotels being hit by a payment card-seeking cyberattack. This could lead to a very high-profile exploration of how little a company can do to prevent being breached.
IDG Contributor Network: CIO strategy and planning: 4 principles for high-performing CIO Magazine
IDG Contributor Network: Roundcube reaches its crowdfunding goal ITworld.com
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SEALED AIR : Bubble wrap loses a little of its pop
4 Traders - 7/3/2015
Bubble wrap just lost a little of its fun after its maker, Sealed Air Corp. , announced a new, pop-free version. But don't worry, the noisy wrap will still be around. Sealed Air Corp. introduced a
Bubble wrap loses a little of its pop UPI
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Mexican firm sorry for royally selling president short (Reuters)
Yahoo! News Australia - 7/2/2015
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - It could have been the height of diplomatic embarrassment for Mexico's president. When Enrique Pena Nieto hosted towering King Felipe of Spain this week, it was ...
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Kahnawake grand chief to enforce 'marry out, get out' law
MSN Canada - 7/2/2015
Grand Chief Joe Norton is doubling down in the face of renewed protests about Kahnawake’s controversial membership law. Norton appeared unfazed Tuesday upon learning that five Kahnawake Mohawks are
Kahnawake grand chief to enforce 'marry out, get out' law despite human rights suit MSN Canada
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California cancer patient with amnesia faces identity crisis (Reuters)
Yahoo! News Australia - 7/1/2015
By Marty Graham SAN DIEGO (Reuters) - A woman with amnesia who has been undergoing cancer treatments since she was found semiconscious in Southern California has turned to social media ...
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U.S., Cuba announce embassy openings
MSN Canada - 7/1/2015
© Provided by The Huffington Post obama President Barack Obama announced Wednesday that the United States and Cuba will open embassies in each other's countries. "This is a historic step forward
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Two injured after six-year-old turns on helicopter (Yahoo7 News)
Yahoo! News Australia - 7/1/2015
Two people have been injured at an airshow in the US after a six-year-old boy was able to turn on a helicopter.
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Diamond too rough for Qantas club
Big News Network - 6/30/2015
Too athletic: West Coast Fever and Diamonds netball star Caitlin Bassett in an outfit from her fashion label Standing Tall.
Diamond too rough for Qantas club (The West Australian) West Australian
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IDG Contributor Network: Q&A: Zipcar founder Robin Chase on open source and the
ITworld.com - 6/30/2015
Robin Chase is a transportation entrepreneur known for founding the transportation related companies such as Zipcar, Buzzcar and Veniam. She wears many hats and is an inspiration to women all around the
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Out of the Ordinary: Egg-throwing contest claims centuries-old tradition
Central Penn Business Journal - 6/30/2015
June 30, 2015 at 9:02 AM "Caution!!!!!! Flying Eggs!" warns a sign on a field in the English village of Swaton, host last Sunday to the annual World Egg Throwing Championships. Continue
Egg throwing contest claims centuries-old tradition (Reuters) Yahoo! News Australia
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Paris time lords extend Greek deadline - by a second (Reuters)
Yahoo! News Australia - 6/30/2015
PARIS (Reuters) - By pure chance, Greece will gain fractionally more time to meet a midnight deadline on Tuesday to pay its IMF debts - thanks to a move by international time arbiters in the Paris Obs...
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Milwaukee museum to display portrait of pope made of condoms
Big News Network - 6/30/2015
MILWAUKEE The Milwaukee Art Museum says it hopes a portrait of Pope Benedict XVI made of condoms will ignite a conversation about the AIDS epidemic in Africa and the role art plays in public ...
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Egg throwing contest claims centuries-old tradition
The Express Tribune - 6/30/2015
Drawin­g hundre­ds of compet­itors and cheeri­ng specta­tors, it's a messy game Drawing hundreds of competitors and cheering spectators, it's a messy game. PHOTO: ALARABIYA “Caution!!!!!! Flying
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Milwaukee museum to display portrait of pope made of condoms (Reuters)
Yahoo! News Australia - 6/30/2015
By Brendan O'Brien MILWAUKEE (Reuters) - The Milwaukee Art Museum says it hopes a portrait of Pope Benedict XVI made of condoms will ignite a conversation about the AIDS epidemic in Afr...
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Watch out for aggressive, big bird, Britons told
Saudi Gazette - 6/30/2015
LONDON - Police in central England have warned locals to beware of a large, aggressive bird which has gone on the run saying it posed a “very real threat to the public”. The 6ft rhea, a tall flightless
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This is revenge Northern Territory style (Yahoo7)
Yahoo! News Australia - 6/30/2015
Revenge is a dish best served.....forget it, this is the Northern Territory, you just get even by smashing a bloke's car with your four-wheel- drive.
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Oregon men hospitalized, recovering after rare beaver attack
MSN Canada - 6/29/2015
Two Oregon hikers who were assaulted by a beaver after they climbed onto its dam have been hospitalized for injuries incurred during the rare attack, law enforcement officials said on Friday. Clayton
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Cult of personality: Turkmen leader gets park tribute on birthday (Reuters)
West Australian - 6/29/2015
By ASHGABAT (Reuters) - Turkmenistan, which rights groups view as one of the most repressive countries in the world, celebrated President Kurbanguly Berdymukhamedov's 58th bi...
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Oregon men hospitalized, recovering after rare beaver attack (Reuters)
Yahoo! News Australia - 6/26/2015
By Courtney Sherwood PORTLAND, Ore. (Reuters) - Two Oregon hikers who were assaulted by a beaver after they climbed onto its dam have been hospitalized for injuries incurred during the ...
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