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No sweat? Colombia turns to lie detectors to tackle government graft   - 20 Hours ago
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
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Meditating actor mistaken for terrorist on Paris plane   - 22 Hours ago
Portuguese actor Heitor Lourenco was released after six hours of questioning.
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Mexican firm sorry for royally selling president short   - 7/3/2015
Mexica­n paint compan­y Comex posted on Twitte­r a digita­lly-altere­d photog­raph of the presid­ent Mexican paint company Comex posted on Twitter a digitally-altered photograph of the president.
  
    



SEALED AIR : Bubble wrap loses a little of its pop   - 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
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IDG Contributor Network: Will Trump cyberattack actually be good for security?   - 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.
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Paris time lords extend Greek deadline - by a second   - 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   - 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.
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Mexican firm sorry for royally selling president short (Reuters)   - 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 ...
  
    



Kahnawake grand chief to enforce 'marry out, get out' law   - 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
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Man in wheelchair robs New York bank, gets away   - 7/2/2015
The New York incide­nt is not the first time a person in a wheelc­hair has robbed a bank The New York incident is not the first time a person in a wheelchair has robbed a bank. PHOTO: METRO
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California cancer patient with amnesia faces identity crisis (Reuters)   - 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 ...
  
    



U.S., Cuba announce embassy openings   - 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)   - 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.
  
    



Diamond too rough for Qantas club   - 6/30/2015
Too athletic: West Coast Fever and Diamonds netball star Caitlin Bassett in an outfit from her fashion label Standing Tall.
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IDG Contributor Network: Q&A: Zipcar founder Robin Chase on open source and the   - 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
  
    



Out of the Ordinary: Egg-throwing contest claims centuries-old tradition   - 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
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Paris time lords extend Greek deadline - by a second (Reuters)   - 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...
  
    



Milwaukee museum to display portrait of pope made of condoms   - 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 ...
  
    



Egg throwing contest claims centuries-old tradition   - 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
  
    



Milwaukee museum to display portrait of pope made of condoms (Reuters)   - 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...
  
    



Watch out for aggressive, big bird, Britons told   - 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
  
    



This is revenge Northern Territory style (Yahoo7)   - 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.
  
    



Oregon men hospitalized, recovering after rare beaver attack   - 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
  
    



Cult of personality: Turkmen leader gets park tribute on birthday (Reuters)   - 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...
  
    



Oregon men hospitalized, recovering after rare beaver attack (Reuters)   - 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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