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7 min ago | Engadget

London to start trialling wirelessly-charged buses

While London's public transport network is getting more hi-tech by the minute , the city's buses and trains aren't as green as they could be -- at least not yet.

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Related Topix: Travel, London, United Kingdom Travel, United Kingdom Travel, Gadgets

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Battle for key southeast coast heats up in Ukraine

Novoazovsk, Ukraine a Pushing west in a new offensive along Ukraine's strategic coastline, heavily armed Russian-backed separatist forces captured new territory Wednesday far from their previous battles with government troops.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Ukraine, Travel, Ukraine Travel, Russia,

WKYC-TV Cleveland

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Met office staff confer as computer screens show seismic activity from the Bardarbunga volcanic eruption at the Icelandic met office in Reykjavik on August 23, 2014.

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Related Topix: Travel, Iceland Travel, Volcanic Eruption, Natural Disasters, World News, Iceland

TEFL.com

Poland: EFL Teacher

I/We have read and accept the Terms and Conditions of TEFL Professional Network Ltd. and confirm this acceptance by entering my/our user name and password above and accessing the service.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Poland, Czech Republic, Travel, Czech Republic Travel,

Sheffield Star

French rural dream pays off for former Doncaster family

C'est magnifique! A campsite set up by a former Doncaster couple who decided to live the dream has been voted the third best in the whole of France.

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Related Topix: Travel, France Travel

Brandon Sun

Ryanair launches flexible business-class tickets in latest U-turn from no-frills service

The Dublin-based airline says more than a quarter of its passengers already are business travellers, and hopes the new product will allow it to capture three-fourths of all business travel between Britain and Ireland, its two biggest markets.

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This is Local London

Holocaust survivors say goodbye to Austrian volunteer

Holocaust survivors have paid tribute to a teenager from Austria who spent the year on a volunteer programme "to keep the memory of the war alive".

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Related Topix: Travel, London, United Kingdom Travel, United Kingdom Travel

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Goal.com

Barcelona confirm Douglas deal

The Blaugrana have announced that the right-back will arrive in Catalunya before the end of the week to undergo a medical and then sign a five-year contract with the club Barcelona have agreed a transfer fee with Sao Paulo for Douglas that could rise to 5.5 million.

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WLOX-TV Biloxi

Interfax: Ukraine cites support for peace plan

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said early Wednesday that he has support for a peace plan from leaders who attended a summit meeting in Minsk, including Russian President Vladimir Putin, the Interfax news agency reported.

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Related Topix: Travel, Ukraine Travel, Belarus, World News, Vladimir Putin, Kiev, Ukraine Travel, Belarus Travel, Ukraine,

KRVN-AM Lexington

Man Suing British Airways for Flying Him to Grenada, Not Granada, Spain

A Maryland man is suing British Airways because of a mix-up that landed him in a completely different country from his intended destination.

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Related Topix: Travel, Spain Travel, Spain, World News, Portugal, North Bethesda, MD, Bethesda, MD, us Travel, North America Travel, Washington D.C. Travel

Switched

Barcelona Residents Fight Back Against Naked, Drunk Tourists

A record tourism year may be a boost for Spain's struggling economy, but in one corner of Barcelona residents are furious about drunken holidaymakers and a new fad for carousing naked in public.

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Related Topix: Barcelona, Spain Travel, Travel, Spain Travel

AlertNet

Berlin's colourful mayor 'Wowi' to step down after 13 years

Berlin's mayor Klaus Wowereit is stepping down after 13 years running the city he once described as "poor but sexy", his reputation tarnished in recent years by embarrassing delays and cost overruns to the German capital's new airport.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Germany, Berlin, Germany Travel, Travel, Germany Travel, Angela Merkel

Evening News

Major rail delays on Norwich to London line

Rush hour rail commuters are facing major delays yet again this morning because of over-running engineering works at Ipswich - two weeks after Network Rail bosses pledged the issue would not be repeated.

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Related Topix: Essex County, England, United Kingdom, Suffolk County, England, Travel, United Kingdom Travel, London, United Kingdom Travel

Mon Aug 25, 2014

This Is Lancashire

Commuters face rush-hour rail chaos

Rail commuters heading into London following the bank holiday are facing severe delays on one of the UK's key train routes.

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Advertising Age

To Promote Chinese Innovation, Foreigners Travel the Silk Road With Only Chinese Brands

An agency creative and a friend are driving along the old Silk Road from China to the Netherlands using only Chinese brands as part of an effort to promote the innovations they are seeing in China.

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Related Topix: Travel, Asia Travel, China Travel, Netherlands Travel, Beijing, China Travel, Laptops/Notebooks

Archaeology

Phoenician Artifacts Recovered Off Coast of Malta

Scientists from the French National Research Agency and Texas A&M University are part of a team that has recovered 20 Phoenician grinding stones and 50 amphorae about one mile off the coast of Malta's Gozo Island.

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Related Topix: Travel, Malta Travel, Phoenicia, NY, Texas A&M University

York Press

Bank Holiday booking boom for York hotels

YORK is one of the most popular destinations this Bank Holiday as more Britons get away to enjoy the last of the 2014 summer, according to Travelodge.

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KCCI-TV Des Moines

England's historic statues can now 'speak'

They have stood quietly among us for centuries, often unnoticed. But now, some of England's historic statues have been given a voice.

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Related Topix: United Kingdom Travel, Travel, Essex County, England, United Kingdom, World News, London, United Kingdom Travel, Greater London County, England, Manchester, United Kingdom Travel

KMIZ

Watching the watchers: Spy guide to Berlin

At the former headquarters of the East German secret police, cheerful American and British tourists scan maps and chatter as they file into the blocky concrete building once known as "the House of One Thousand Eyes."

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Related Topix: Berlin, Germany Travel, Travel, Germany Travel, Europe, World News, Germany

Larne Today

Larne Council calls for dog tags to be abolished

The coloured tags - issued by the local authority when dog owners apply for an annual licence - are currently a legal requirement.

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