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  1. Stay in Suzhou for the Ultimate Bucket List Trip to ChinaRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 28 | PR Log

    PRLog - Jan. 28, 2015 - NEW YORK -- Visiting China tops the bucket list of many North American travelers and according to the latest survey from The World Travel and Tourism Council , China will see a 8.7 percent growth in tourism by 2023. While planning the 'dream' trip can be a thought-provoking, complex process with so many cities and iconic sites to experience, Suzhou is a hidden gem that offers the perfect combination of rich culture and heritage, classical gardens, friendly locals, and authentic experiences.

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  2. Fighting for the spoils of Libya's revolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | BBC News

    "Libya is open, Libya is safe". With a fixed grin revealing a tightly clenched set of teeth, Jamal Zubia welcomed us to Tripoli.

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  3. Cameron Diaz and Benji Madden Honeymoon in...WyomingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | KRVN-AM Lexington

    Eastern Massachusetts and parts of Long Island, New York were the hardest hit by the blizzard that dumped nearly two feet of snow on New England -- causi... -- Several gunmen wearing ski masks stormed the Corinthia Hotel, a hotel popular with western diplomats and journalists in Libya's capitol, Tripoli, on ... The normal weather around Chris Nemec's central Texas farm vacillates between "constant drought and intermediate flooding," he likes to say. Despite those extremes, Nemec -- w... Iowa City - Emily Cady produced 19 points and a career-high 18 rebounds, but No.

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  4. On Native GroundONE Year Later, the Spirit of Occupy is Still AliveRead the original story

    Sep 20, 2012 | American Reporter

    As a onetime foreign correspondent who wrote from places like Northern Ireland, Iran, Pakistan, India, Vietnam and the Philippines, I see the riots in Cairo, the assassination in Benghazi and the friction in U.S-Israeli relations as part of one picture: a portrait of the Middle Eastern world preparing for war between Iran and Israel. There is no glue between the events in Libya and Egypt, and today's demonstrations in Yemen, Morocco, Sudan, Iraq, Iran and Tunisia, except a deluded Israeli-American's amateurish, offensive film about the Prophet Mohammad - in one scene the director has the Prophet put his head between a woman's legs to see for himself there is no "devil" there.

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  5. Sure sign of an Obamaforeign-policy success: the evacRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | Lucianne.com

    At least this time there has been an evacuation of some American personnel, this time from Yemen. In Benghazi, the Obama administration left US personnel in an inadequately-secured facility for months after all of the other Western nations and agencies had fled after declaring victory over Moammar Qaddafi and liberation in eastern Libya.

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  6. Frank Lloyd Wright's Hollyhock House to Reopen in FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Architect Online

    On Feb. 13, Los Angeles mayor Eric Garcetti and councilmember Mitchel O'Farrell will commence the reopening of Frank Lloyd Wright's Hollyhock House in Barnsdall Art Park with a ribbon cutting, which will be followed by a 24-hour, self-guided tour hosted by the City of Los Angeles and the Barnsdall Art Park Foundation . Regarded as one of the most significant structures of Los Angeles' architectural history, the Hollyhock House was Frank Lloyd Wright's first project in Southern California, whose style has been dubbed "California Romanza"-a Wright-ism to mean "freedom to make one's own form," or in this case, Wright producing a regionally appropriate design for Southern California.

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  7. Gaddafi's legacy haunts LibyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | BBC News

    The partial ceasefire announced by the Libyan army on Sunday, following peace talks with various factions in Geneva, is the first good news to come out of Libya for months. But even if the ceasefire holds and the peace talks bear fruit, there is a long, long way to go before the chaos there can be sorted out.

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  8. Libya: Ramtane Lamamra Condemns Car Bomb Attack Outside Algeria's Embassy in TripoliRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | AllAfrica.com

    Foreign Affairs Minister Ramtane Lamamra condemned the car bomb attack Saturday in front of the entrance of Algeria embassy in the Libyan capital, Tripoli. "We know that all attacks aiming a diplomatic post is a crime under international law and we strongly condemn any act prejudicial to Algeria embassy and to the other diplomatic posts in Libya or elsewhere," said Algeria's top diplomat on the sidelines of a meeting with the coordination of the parties to the dialogue on Malian crisis resolution at the Foreign affairs ministry's headquarters.

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  9. UN Security Council threatens sanctions over Libya turmoilRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | The Daily Star

    Civilians and security personnel stand at the scene of an explosion outside the Algerian embassy in Libya's capital Tripoli January 17, 2015. REUTERS/Ismail Zitouny UNITED NATIONS: The U.N. Security Council Saturday welcomed Libyan peace negotiations held in Geneva this week but warned the North African state it would consider sanctions against anyone undermining the country's security and stability.

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  10. Blast outside Algeria embassy in Libya wounds two guardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | The Star Online

    An explosion outside the Algerian embassy in Libya's capital Tripoli on Saturday slightly wounded two guards and damaged nearby vehicles, officials and residents said. Algeria and most other countries evacuated their diplomats in the summer during fighting between rival factions who are battling for control of the oil-producing North African state three years after the fall of Muammar Gaddafi.

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  11. Algeria embassy in Libya attacked, two guards injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | Al Bawaba

    Daesh has claimed responsibility for the attack on the Algerian embassy. The aftermath of the explosion is pictured above. (AFP/Mahmud Turkia) According to a statement from a Libyan security source, the two injured, whose condition is not alarming, were quickly transported to a hospital in Tripoli.

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  12. Explosives hit Algerian embassy in LibyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | The Peninsula

    Assailants lobbed a bag packed with explosives at the Algerian embassy in the Libyan capital on Saturday, injuring three people, a security official said. The official, who works for a unit tasked with protecting embassies, said the attack in central Tripoli seriously wounded a guard and two passers-by and damaged the building and parked cars.

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  13. Explosives lobbed at Algerian embassy in Libya, three injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Assailants lobbed a bag packed with explosives at the Algerian embassy in the Libyan capital on Saturday, injuring three people, a security official said. Libyan policemen stand next to a burnt car at the site of an explosion on Jan 17, 2015 outside the Algerian embassy in the Dahra district of the Libyan capital Tripoli.

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  14. On Native GroundIS the 2012 Election the Last Gasp of White Male Privilege?Read the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | American Reporter

    As a onetime foreign correspondent who wrote from places like Northern Ireland, Iran, Pakistan, India, Vietnam and the Philippines, I see the riots in Cairo, the assassination in Benghazi and the friction in U.S-Israeli relations as part of one picture: a portrait of the Middle Eastern world preparing for war between Iran and Israel. There is no glue between the events in Libya and Egypt, and today's demonstrations in Yemen, Morocco, Sudan, Iraq, Iran and Tunisia, except a deluded Israeli-American's amateurish, offensive film about the Prophet Mohammad - in one scene the director has the Prophet put his head between a woman's legs to see for himself there is no "devil" there.

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  15. Libya cenbank seeks embassy, scholarship cuts to plug $19 bln budget gapRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 15 | Reuters

    Libya's central bank on Thursday proposed reducing the country's diplomatic missions abroad and halting foreign scholarships and other state allowances to plug a budget deficit estimated at $19 billion. The OPEC member is struggling with chaos and a paralysis of public finances as two governments, allied to rival armed factions, fight for control of the North African country almost four years after the ouster of Muammar Gaddafi.

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  16. Rick Perry: I Wouldn't Give Obama a 'Passing Grade'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | News Max

    President Barack Obama is a failure as president, according to Texas Gov. Rick Perry, who appeared Thursday on Newsmax TV 's "America's Forum." "Certainly if I was giving him a grade that you would see in one of our schools, I'm not sure it would be a passing grade," Perry told host J.D. Hayworth.

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  17. The Libya FollyRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 13 | The Glittering Eye

    The editors of the Washington Post woke up this morning and noticed how bad the situation in Libya has become: WHEN LIBYA'S attempt to construct a new, democratic political system faltered after 2012, the Obama administration and NATO allies who had intervened to support the overthrow of dictator Moammar Gaddafi could still rationalize that they had headed off the mass bloodshed and civil war that the Gaddafi regime threatened and that later overtook Syria. The respite, however, proved to be temporary.

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  18. On Native GroundIS the 2012 Election the Last Gasp of White Male Privilege?Read the original story

    Monday Jan 12 | American Reporter

    As a onetime foreign correspondent who wrote from places like Northern Ireland, Iran, Pakistan, India, Vietnam and the Philippines, I see the riots in Cairo, the assassination in Benghazi and the friction in U.S-Israeli relations as part of one picture: a portrait of the Middle Eastern world preparing for war between Iran and Israel. There is no glue between the events in Libya and Egypt, and today's demonstrations in Yemen, Morocco, Sudan, Iraq, Iran and Tunisia, except a deluded Israeli-American's amateurish, offensive film about the Prophet Mohammad - in one scene the director has the Prophet put his head between a woman's legs to see for himself there is no "devil" there.

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  19. Your Turn: Jan. 9Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | MySanAntonio.com

    A gas flare burns at an oil drilling operation in the Eagle Ford area. A reader, referring to a recent E-N story, says that while the drilling is benefitting the economy, it is also causing problems such as pollution.

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  20. Only 2 Filipinos hurt in Libya - DFARead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | Sun-Star

    THE Department of Foreign Affairs clarified on Wednesday that only two Filipinos, not three, were hurt when a Greek-owned tanker was attacked by a Libyan fighter jet in the eastern port of Derna, Libya over the weekend. Charles Jose, Foreign Affairs spokesman, said in a press briefing that the third Filipino only accompanied the two hurt to the hospital.

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