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1 hr ago | The Tribune

Sleepy port city focus of North Korea tourism push

Where do you go in North Korea if you're in the mood for a barbecue by the beach, maybe some pier-side fishing, or a dip in the ocean? For many North Korean vacationers, that place has long been the sleepy port city of Wonsan, which is now the focus of one of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's most talked-about pet projects - a campaign to transform ... (more)

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5 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

Famine watch: South Sudan teams study hunger data

Market shelves are bare. Children are getting skinnier. Warnings of mass hunger have been made.

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Related Topix: Famine, Natural Disasters, World News, Sudan Travel, Africa Travel, Africa, South Sudan, Sudan, Agriculture, Science

7 hrs ago | 680News

Oil depot catches fire amid clashes in Libyan capital, government appeals for help

The Libyan government on Monday appealed for international help after a huge oil depot caught fire amid clashes over the country's international airport in the capital, Tripoli.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Libya, Fire, Tripoli, Libya Travel, Libya Travel, Africa Travel, Social Software

11 hrs ago | Fleetwood Today

Railway misery warning

Network Rail will be closing the West Coast main line on three separate occasions between London Euston and Watford in August to carry out significant upgrade work.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Fort Morgan Times

Spotlight's trip to the Big Apple

The Spotlights, a group from the In the Spotlight Dance Company had a chance to play when they made a trip to New York City recently, visiting a number of sights, as well as learning dance from professionals.

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KRON 4

Jerry Brown Travels to Mexico to Talk Business

Gov. Jerry Brown travels to Mexico for three days of meetings starting Monday and will discuss immigration in separate sit-downs with President Enrique Pena Nieto and Central American diplomatic and religious leaders.

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NEWS.com.au

Australian market set to open lower

ARE the reports of a recovering US economy too optimistic. Here's one argument why America might be heading for another recession.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Vladimir Putin, Pacific Travel, Australia Travel, Sydney, Australia Travel

NEWS.com.au

Aussie bid to reach MH17 stalls

A WEEKEND away can fly by in a pleasurable flash if you pick the right travel buddy.

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The Baltimore Sun

Peace before economy for Russia sanctions, German Fin Min tells paper

Germans must put peace before economic considerations and accept tougher sanctions against Russia if necessary, Germany's finance minister told the Bild am Sonntag newspaper on Sunday.

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Army Times

New details emerge on Libya embassy evacuation

Libyans condemn and urge for an end of war during a protest on Saturday at the Algeria Square in Tripoli, Libya.

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Related Topix: Africa, World News, Libya, Libya Travel, Africa Travel, US News, US Marine Corps, US Military, US Air Force, US Army, Aviano Air Base

KOCO-TV Oklahoma City

American doctor infected with Ebola

An American doctor trying to quell the Ebola outbreak in Liberia is now infected with the virus, the organization for which he works said.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Liberia, Liberia Travel, World News, Africa Travel, Africa, Sierra Leone, Sierra Leone Travel

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Star-Telegram.com

Pope goes to stronghold of Naples-area mobsters

Pope Francis has traveled to a southern Italian stronghold of a clan of mobsters who poisoned local farmlands by dumping illicitly trafficked toxic waste.

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Bellingham Herald

Greenville in talks with steamboat company

The Memphis, Tennessee-based American Queen Steamboat Company offers Mississippi River cruises from February through June from its home port to New Orleans.

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4029TV.com

Neon signs are dying, our appreciation isn't

A few years ago, Brian Daniel was driving around Los Angeles when he spotted a neon sign for a random storage facility.

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FOX Carolina

Seized Sunni politician in Iraq released

Ghalib al-Zamili said that Riyadh al-Adhadah is now back at home Saturday, a day after gunmen traveling in 10 black SUVs took him from his home in Baghdad along with his four bodyguards.

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WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

Malaysian PM urges full access to crash site

More than a week after Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 came down in eastern Ukraine, Malaysian investigators have not yet been able to access the entire crash site, Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak said Saturday.

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WBAL-TV Baltimore

U.S. Embassy in Libya evacuates personnel

The U.S. Embassy in Libya evacuated its personnel on Saturday because of heavy militia violence in the capital, Tripoli, U.S. officials said.

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CNN

Neon lights: Chemistry and magic

Neon might be fading, but there are still plenty of places around the world to spot the glowing signs.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

KMIZ

16 incredible rooftop bars

If you were to imagine a rooftop bar with gleaming skyline views, a glowing bar and more movers and shakers than a seaborne Yahtzee game, you probably wouldn't be far off Shanghai's standout rooftop drinkery.

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KHOU-TV Houston

Ebola outbreak spreads to 4th West African country

An Ebola outbreak that has left more than 660 people dead across West Africa has spread to the continent's most populous nation after a Liberian man with a high fever vomited aboard an airplane to Nigeria and then died there, officials said Friday.

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