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2 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

Exhibition on painter Alex Colville set to launch at Art Gallery of Ontario

Master painter Alex Colville is remembered for his ability to immortalize the seemingly mundane moments of everyday life, often with tense and haunting undertones.

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Watch A Tortoise Chase Down A Remote-Controlled Truck With ALL ITS MIGHT

This Woman Looks Like She's Wearing Makeup. She's Not.

This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose

6 hrs ago | WLOX-TV Biloxi

Liberia president declares Ebola curfew

Liberia's president declared a curfew and ordered security forces to quarantine a slum home to at least 50,000 people late Tuesday as the West African country battled to stop the spread of Ebola in the capital.

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8 hrs ago | ABC News

UN Ebola Coordinator to Visit West Africa

The public health expert coordinating U.N. efforts to fight Ebola says he's heading to Washington and then to West Africa to determine the best ways the world body can support affected people, communities and governments.

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11 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

Germany's Merkel to visit Ukraine on Saturday

German Chancellor Angela Merkel will travel to Kiev on Saturday and meet with top officials, making her first visit to Ukraine since the crisis there erupted.

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13 hrs ago | Times Herald

Voices: Iraqis mellow at the mall

BAGHDAD a?? The line of cars was several blocks long, as motorists waited patiently to be searched so they could enter the parking lot.

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17 hrs ago | Daily Mail

Batam Center ferry terminal in Indonesia could DEPORT noisy visitors

Celestial camping! Amazing hanging tents that look like the moon when lit up at night go on sale What a steel! Sheffield is crowned best bargain break while Edinburgh trumps London as the most expensive city in UK 'Riptides can be treacherous': Warning to holidaymakers as teenage girl is rescued after being dragged out to sea by strong undercurrent ... (more)

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21 hrs ago | Myrtle Beach Online

'Island of Lemurs' is the perfect IMAX nature film

Every so often, a movie comes along and reminds us of the primacy of the pretty picture, the importance of the image in telling a motion picture story.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Tri-cityherald.com

Aussie miner lawmaker criticized for China tirade

The 60-year-old multi-millionaire called the Chinese "bastards" and "mongrels" and accused Beijing of trying to take over Australia during a nationally televised forum on Australian Broadcasting Corp. on Monday night.

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KXLY-TV Spokane

No charges for accused airport security scammer

A passenger accused of posing as an airport security agent and taking women into a private screening room will not be prosecuted.

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The Straits Times

Robin Williams in message of support to terminally ill New Zealand woman shortly before his death

A video has emerged that shows actor Robin Williams delivering a message of support to a terminally ill young woman in New Zealand shortly before he took his own life.

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The Age

Australians with babies born to Thai surrogate mothers face up to six month wait

Bangkok: Australian couples with babies born to Thai surrogate mothers face an up to six month wait in Thailand as authorities tighten rules, including a total ban on commercial surrogacy.

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WRAL.com

UN urges exit screening for Ebola at some airports

The risk of the Ebola virus being transmitted during air travel is low because unlike infections such as influenza or tuberculosis, it is not spread by breathing air and airborne particles from an infected person, the World Health Organization said.

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SanLuisObispo.com

Iraq forces retake Mosul Dam; militants deny claim

Soon after the news broke, the Islamic State group, which two weeks ago captured the Mosul Dam spanning the Tigris River just north of the city of Mosul, denied the claim, insisting it was still in control of the facility.

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PM to Muslim moderates:join Team Australia

Tony Abbott has called on moderate Muslims to join the "Team Australia" fight against locally-bred extremists ahead of talks with Islamic leaders.

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WIBW-TV Topeka

World's Finest Cycling Cities

If you're taking a strict view on the world's most bike-friendly cities, the eventual list would mainly take in a smallish patch of northwest Europe.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

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Eight foreigners, five locals found after Indonesia tour boat sinks

Eight more foreigners and five Indonesians have been rescued from waters off Indonesia after a tour boat sank between Lombok island to Komodo island.

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WTVG-TV Toledo

New US strikes in Iraq include land-based bombers

The U.S. has expanded its air campaign in Iraq with attacks aimed at helping Iraqi forces regain control of the strategic Mosul dam.

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Journalgazette.net

Pickleball perfect for non-athletic, seniors

If you are interested in this story, you might be interested in others from The Journal Gazette.

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Lexington Herald-Leader

Patrick hitting road more in last years in office

In the past 18 months, Patrick has embarked on a whirlwind tour of the globe, stopping in such far-flung places as Colombia, Ireland, Japan, Hong Kong, Singapore, Panama, Israel and the United Arab Emirates.

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CBC News

Kenya bars travellers from Ebola-hit countries

A health worker takes a passenger's temperature with an infrared digital laser thermometer at an Ivory Coast airport.

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