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  1. Tottenham Hotspur's Harry Kane (centre) celebrates scoringRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    Mauricio Pochettino's start to life in north London has not been without its teething problems, yet Spurs fans are now beginning to see the performances they yearn for. The recent improvements were evident at White Hart Lane on Wednesday evening, when Nabil Bentaleb, Nacer Chadli, Harry Kane and Roberto Soldado all scored in a 4-0 demolishment of Newcastle.


  2. US cinemas cancel film parody of N.Korea...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    US cinemas canceled screenings, including a red-carpet New York premiere, of a madcap comedy that offended North Korea, after mysterious computer hackers issued a chilling threat. Hackers invoked the 9/11 attacks in their most chilling threat yet against Sony Pictures, warning the Hollywood studio not to release a film which has angered North Korea Hollywood studio Sony Pictures said it is not pulling the film, but is leaving it to theater chains to decide whether to show the movie, which depicts a fictional plot to assassinate North Korean dictator Kim Jong-Un.


  3. US-Cuba thaw could benefit farmers, energy and travel firmsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... expected to follow. Among those eager for access to a Cuban market cut off by an economic embargo are U.S. farmers, travel companies, energy producers and importers of rum and cigars. "We've been positioning ourselves for this day for many years," ...


  4. Health Front: Four New Ebola Treatment Facilities in Bay AreaRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Two Rivers Tribune

    An increasing number of hospitals are now equipped and ready to treat Ebola patients. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , state health officials have updated, trained and prepared 35 hospitals for Ebola, with more expected in the next month.


  5. Russians give Pattaya a big missRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    ... was slumping for the first time in 12 years. Pattaya hoteliers are facing a difficult time due to pressure from travel agents to cut surcharges and gala dinners from tour programmes in the peak season and to sell special packages for Russian ...


  6. 5 Things You Need to Know About Cuba's EconomyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    The country has largely been a controlled economy depending on the largesse of benefactors such as Russia and Venezuela . The U.S. first levied sanctions against Cuba in 1960 as part of its larger Cold War against communism and the former Soviet Union after Fidel Castro's revolution turned the Caribbean country into Moscow's client state.


  7. How will Cuba decision affect baseball?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    ... yet historical shift designed to end more than five decades of tension. The decision, which includes easing travel restrictions, eventually will affect Major League Baseball, which has seen some of the biggest stars reach success after risking their ...


  8. Rena Sylvia SmilksteinRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Davis Enterprise

    Davis resident Rena S. Smilkstein died Nov. 21, 2014, at the age of 91. She was born, raised and educated in Los Angeles, the daughter of Russian immigrants Henry and Molly Rosenblatt. Her father was a writer and poet and her mother a nurse.


  9. It could have been our this building's on track to be Scotland's dearest hotelRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    The Old Royal High School, which was originally considered as a possible site for the Scottish Parliament, will be transformed into a ultra-luxury five-star hotel. Developers Duddingston House Properties hope to lure the world's wealthiest clientele by offering unparalleled views of Arthur's Seat and the city.


  10. Las Vegas breaks tourism record with 40 million visitorsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | WICU12 Erie

    More than 40 million people have visited Las Vegas this year, which breaks a tourism record, according to the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority. Rossi Ralenkotter, president and CEO of the LVCVA, said investments by the resorts and an increase in direct international air service from Canada and Mexico were responsible for the increase.


  11. U.S., Cuba restore ties after 50 yearsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... the amount of money that can be sent to Cubans and allowing export of telecommunications devices and services. Travel restrictions that make it hard for most Americans to visit will be eased, but the door will not yet be open for broad U.S. tourism ...


  12. Up to 30% Off on Mediterranean-Style Villas at Amarela Resort in Panglao IslandRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | PR Log

    ... types with a Mediterranean- style that feature a balcony, antique and custom furniture, local art, and contemporary travel essentials, including a mini-bar and cable TV. - Excellent location amid a gentle slope near the beach, commanding panoramic ...


  13. Gifts for Filmmakers & Movie Lovers This Holiday SeasonRead the original story

    5 hrs ago |

    ... that is well worth examining is a membership to Film Independent , especially if your filmmaker or movie fan likes to travel to Los Angeles from Las Vegas. Memberships start at $95.00 a year and offer a host of benefits such as being allowed to have ...


  14. Alibaba: Alipay Wallet Can Compete With UnionPay, Says DeutscheRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Barron's

    Earlier this week, this blog highlighted Alibaba Group 's potential in the offline-to-online space, starting with taxi hailing app Kuaidi . It is difficult to develop O2O potential without an effective mobile payment system - and Alibaba knows that.


  15. Congressional critics vow to block Cuba actionRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | USA Today

    Florida Sen. Marco Rubio vowed Wednesday to block confirmation of anyone who might be nominated as U.S. ambassador to Cuba, saying President Barack Obama's plan to normalize relations with the Castro regime is "an illusion." Congressional critics vow to block Cuba action WASHINGTON - Florida Sen. Marco Rubio vowed Wednesday to block confirmation of anyone who might be nominated as U.S. ambassador to Cuba, saying President Barack Obama's plan to normalize relations with the Castro regime is "an illusion."


  16. Re-establishing ties with Cuba could open door for ballplayersRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | SFGate

    ... U.S. and Cuba to begin talking about re-establishing diplomatic ties, opening a U.S. embassy in Havana and increasing travel and commerce between the countries. "While there are not sufficient details to make a realistic evaluation," MLB said in its ...


  17. 7 Best New York City Tours Outside ManhattanRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Fodor's

    If you to want to get to know the real New York City, you'll have to step out of the shadows of Manhattan's skyscrapers and venture off for a brush with the outer boroughs. Yes, beyond Times Square and Central Park, the city's other four boroughs - including hip Brooklyn, multicultural Queens, the "boogie-down" Bronx, and just-a-ferry-ride-away Staten Island - offer fascinating glimpses into the multifaceted nature of this mega-metropolis.


  18. Colbert Report visits D.C. and George Washington UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Accuracy In Academia

    His poll ratings may be in the basement and his policies might have mostly blown up in his face but there is one place where the president can still boost his self-esteem. Stephen Colbert, the faux television news host for Comedy Central, hosted President Barack Obama on the campus of George Washington University.


  19. Discovery Suites Ortigas Launches Holiday Offers 2014Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | PR Log

    PRLog - Dec. 17, 2014 - PASIG CITY, Philippines -- Make way for the much awaited season of the year by celebrating this special event with dear family and friends. Whether it be a relaxing and meaningful holiday city staycation or a festive celebration with delectable culinary treats, a memorable Yuletide revelry certainly awaits guests at Discovery Suites Ortigas.


  20. Right-Wing Media Lash Out After Obama Announces Deal With CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Media Matters for America

    Right-wing media figures attacked President Obama's announcement of an agreement on diplomatic relations with Cuba, claiming that it is "appeasement" and tantamount to "prop[ping] up another communist dictator." But foreign policy experts and commentators have long supported a deal with Cuba to loosen the embargo and improve relations.