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  1. English is key to international successRead the original story

    Sunday May 24 | Pacific Daily News

    I think Lee P. Webber did not make a good case as to why foreign language classes should be mandatory at the University of Guam.

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  2. English is key to international successRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Pacific Daily News

    We didn't have Internet at the house. We had no Internet at all because we don't own smart phones.

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  3. Indonesian football hit with sanctions for qualifiersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Al Jazeera

    Indonesia, already facing the prospect of a FIFA ban for government interference, have been forced to play their World Cup and Asian Cup qualifier against Iraq in an empty stadium and their home tie against Thailand at a neutral venue. The decision was taken by the Asian Football Confederation after crowd trouble during two under-23 matches in March against East Timor and South Korea in Jakarta.

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  4. Our view: Program worthy of VVC's supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Victorville Daily Press

    As local high school seniors graduate this spring, many are planning to attend four-year colleges, but many others will choose to start their college experience right here in the High Desert. Victor Valley College is a sensible choice for local students looking to save money and complete lower-division classes with the aim of transferring to a four-year institution or earning a vocational degree.

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  5. Penola trio East Timor-boundRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Naracoorte Herald

    THREE young Penola students are preparing for a truly "life-changing" experience as they get ready to do away with life's little luxuries and spend 10 days experiencing life in Australia's poorest neighbouring country, East Timor. Tenison Woods students Luke Walker, Jayme Dent and Lucy Williams, all from Penola, are raising money for their upcoming trip to East Timor.

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  6. Thai boats to the rescueRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Bangkok Post

    How about some boats along the Andaman coast stock up on water bottles and travel out to sea to hand them out? At the beginning of WWII, there was a rag-tag flotilla of privately owned boats which went from the English coast to the Dutch coast to pick up soldiers who were facing death. Those boats' skippers didn't wait for an official nod to do so.

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  7. Saudis set for Palestine visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Saudi Arabia will travel to the West Bank to face Palestine in a World Cup qualifier in June according to the head of the Palestine FA. "I have just received a message from the Saudis saying that they are coming, it's a great show of support," PFA president Jibril Rajoub told Reuters in a telephone interview.

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  8. Palestine to host Saudi Arabia on West BankRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Saudi Arabia will travel to the West Bank to face Palestine in a World Cup qualifier in June, the head of the Palestine FA told Reuters on Sunday. ZURICH: Saudi Arabia will travel to the West Bank to face Palestine in a World Cup qualifier in June, the head of the Palestine FA told Reuters on Sunday.

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  9. Smuggled cockatoos found crammed in water bottlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Globe and Mail

    Twenty-one Indonesian yellow-crested cockatoos were found inside water bottles confiscated from alleged wildlife smuggler. Twenty-one Indonesian yellow-crested cockatoos were found inside water bottles confiscated from alleged wildlife smuggler.

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  10. With the pope's blessingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Jamaica Observer

    THE sense of a big occasion was obvious from the activity on the Holy Trinity Cathedral grounds last Sunday afternoon. Large numbers of young men in albs were busy preparing for the solemn mass of thanksgiving that would mark Missionaries of the Poor's elevation to an Institute of Pontifical Right.

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  11. East Timor veterans join in Anzac Day eventsRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2015 | ABC News

    ELIZABETH JACKSON: Veterans from East Timor's fight for independence are marching with Australian soldiers in ceremonies around the country today. In Sydney, East Timor's former prime minister, Xanana Gusmao, is expected to march with Australians at the head of the Anzac parade.

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  12. It's cool to be kindRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | The Age

    If you spot a flock of allegedly feckless youth lurking on a street corner - give them a thumb's up. After all, it's National Youth Week, when we're meant to celebrate our young people instead of cursing their rampant narcissism, lack of direction and .

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  13. USS Peleliu decommissioned after 35-year careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    Servicemembers salute the flag during the decommissioning ceremony Tuesday, March 31, 2015, for the amphibious assault ship USS Peleliu at Naval Base San Diego. After its more than 34 years of service, Peleliu will be towed from San Diego to Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, to join the reserve fleet.

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  14. Barack Obama has nominated a career diplomat, Hans G. Klemm, as...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | Nine O'Clock

    President Barack Obama on Tuesday has nominated Hans G. Klemm as candidate for U.S. Ambassador to Romania, the White House shows in a release published on its website. The nomination has to be submitted to the Congress for approval.

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  15. Senator says Portland traveler on way home from East TimorRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2015 | News-Register

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  16. Facelifts for our embassies cost taxpayer more than a 2mRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Independent.ie

    The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade has confirmed that substantial work has been carried out on eight separate offices since 2013, costing a combined total of 2.26m. Two offices overseas - Beijing and Paris - had separate works carried out to improve their facilities during both years in question, 2013 and 2014.

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  17. Mayor visiting East TimorRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | Bendigo Advertiser

    Mayor Cr Peter Cox will join two other members of the Bendigo-Maubisse Friendship Committee on a visit to East Timor this week. Cr Cox and other committee members are keen to hear directly from the Maubisse community about their priorities for the next two to three years.

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  18. Former president of European Commission Barroso named visiting professorRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    Jose Manuel Barroso, former president of the European Commission, has been appointed the Frederick H. Schultz Class of 1951 Visiting Professor of International Economic Policy and a policy fellow of the Liechtenstein Institute on Self-Determination at Princeton University. This appointment in the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs began Feb. 1. While at Princeton, Barroso will teach at the Woodrow Wilson School, work with students and deliver public talks.

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  19. 'Indiana' Leddin and the search for the seeds of plentyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Warrnambool Standard

    BY 2050, when the world's population hits a predicted nine billion, Anthony Leddin's skills will hopefully have helped produce enough food to feed the masses. BY 2050, when the world's population hits a predicted nine billion, Anthony Leddin's skills will hopefully have helped produce enough food to feed the masses.

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  20. Portland veterinarian released after months in East Timor prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | CBS 3 Springfield

    A Portland veterinarian who was being held in an East Timor prison was freed Thursday morning, her mother told Fox 12. Stacey Addison, who had been traveling around the world to help animals, previously said police in East Timor were holding her there for a crime she didn't commit. She said she was on her way to renew her visa earlier this year when her driver stopped to pick a package and police immediately surrounded the car.

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