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  1. Retired Calgary couple has a shared passion for the service of strangersRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    For two decades, Myron and Elaine Semkuley used their retirement years and savings to help Burmese refugees and poor Ukrainians. When catastrophic flooding struck Alberta in the summer of 2013, the couple did not hesitate to add that to their burden.

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  2. The Picture House Regional Film Center Presents New York...Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | New Rochelle Talk

    ... said Clayton Bushong, Director of Programming, Marketing, and Operations at The Picture House. "It's a chance to travel the world through film without leaving Westchester." The Festival's films are geared for ages 3 through 18 and include both ...

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  3. Russian Soyuz spacecraft blasts off for year-long missionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ABC News

    A Russian Soyuz spacecraft carrying three crew, including a US astronaut and a Russian cosmonaut who will be the first to spend an entire year on the International Space Station, blasted off on schedule, Russian mission control says. The Soyuz-TMA16M spacecraft took off from Russia's Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan and is headed for the International Space Station .

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  4. A Midcentury Furniture Catalog Springs to Life; Totally Trashed House ...Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Eater

    Like a midcentury furniture catalog come to life , this oak-paneled one-bedroom is ready to sell you on the modern conveniences of 1960. OUTER SUNSET -WTF moment of the week: Someone totally trashed this Ocean Beach house, then listed it for $799K.

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  5. Football: Russia qualifier abandoned after goalkeeper hit by flare, other missiles thrown from standsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Straits Times

    The Euro 2016 qualifier between Montenegro and Russia in Podgorica on Saturday was abandoned with the score at 0-0 after trouble forced the German referee to stop play on two separate occasions. Referee Deniz Aytekin first stopped play for around half an hour after visiting goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev was struck by a flare and eventually abandoned the match altogether after more missiles were thrown from the stand in the second half.

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  6. New West Valley mall may be nicer than the parking: LettersRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | LA Daily News

    Re “Village at Westfield Topanga to open in September, Sears and Macy's to get major makeover” : This article heralds a “vibrant entertainment district,” plus shopping till you drop. Sounds great in theory.

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  7. Lee Kuan Yew's passing generates huge media interest in ThailandRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Newspapers have printed tributes, op-eds and features on Mr Lee throughout the week, while major TV networks have run talk shows and news pieces on Mr Lee daily since his passing on Monday . Many news outlets in Thailand have also dispatched reporters and crew to Singapore to cover events leading up to the State Funeral on Sunday.

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  8. Sixty Lebanese residing in Sanaa seek embassy's helpRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    BEIRUT: Around 60 Lebanese in Sanaa are fine and are in continuous contact with the Lebanese Embassy there, the director general of Immigration told The Daily Star Friday. "They are not being targeted, but the situation there is tense and some of them want to leave.

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  9. U.K. gives 1 million pounds to STLRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    BEIRUT: The United Kingdom has announced it will contribute an additional 1 million pounds to the Special Tribunal for Lebanon. Tom Fletcher, the United Kingdom's ambassador to Lebanon, announced the contribution during a phone call with Prime Minister Tammam Salam.

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  10. U.K.-funded irrigation canal benefits farmersRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    BEIRUT: Agricultural production in the northern village of Majdal in Wadi Khaled has increased and diversified with help from the U.K.-funded Lebanese Host Communities Support Project, a partnership between the Social Affairs Ministry and the United Nations Development Program. British charg d'affaires Abda Sharif, accompanied by UNDP representatives, recently visited Wadi Khaled to inspect a newly built irrigation canal, the British Embassy said Friday.

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  11. Soccer-Montenegro v Russia match abandoned after crowd troubleRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | AlertNet

    Montenegro and Russia's Euro 2016 qualifier was abandoned midway through the second half on Friday after two outbreaks of crowd trouble and a scuffle between the players. The game was first delayed by 33 minutes when Russia goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev was hit on the head by a flare thrown from the Montenegro section of the ground soon after kickoff.

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  12. Japan Overtakes Korea in Drawing Global TouristsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Chosun Ilbo

    ... President Xi Jinping and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe met during the APEC Summit in Beijing last November. One travel agent here said, "Many regulations that had barred Chinese from visiting Japan were eased following the summit." At the ...

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  13. U.S. special forces operating recon drones in LebanonRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    Aerosonde Mk 4.7 reconnaissance drones are being flown by the US military in support of Lebanese army operations along the northeast border. BEIRUT: U.S. special forces personnel are operating pilotless reconnaissance drones in Lebanon to help the Lebanese Army confront ISIS and other extremist groups entrenched along the northeast border with Syria, The Daily Star has learned.

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  14. International Attorney Jobs: International Legal Jobs for AmericansRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | JD Journal

    The idea of spending a few years abroad can be very appealing. A stint working in another country can offer a richer experience than could ever be gained as a tourist.

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  15. Starwood strengthen its footprint across Latin America and Caribbean.Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | 4 Hoteliers

    ... in the refreshing outdoor Splash pool. Secondary cities have become significantly important in the region as business travel rises domestically, and Aloft Coatzacoalcos and Aloft Poza Rica will address growing demand. Located on the Gulf of ...

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  16. Wayne Rooney still the king, even if Prince Harry seems a worthy heirRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    He smiles, he scores, he runs to a corner flag and he smiles some more. With the white of Tottenham Hotspur and now in the white of England, those pearly whites are a dazzling emblem of a season so outrageously good that it would be deemed fictional reading an old Roy of the Rovers strip.

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  17. Labour attacks the Tories for cutting benefits but a new book...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    How welfare HARMS the poor: Labour attacks the Tories for cutting benefits. But a damning new book argues that handouts destroy communities and families The future of the welfare state, always one of the most controversial issues in British politics, is certain to be at the heart of the imminent General Election campaign.

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  18. CVG and Purdue partner to measure benefits of TSA pre-checkRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Las Vegas Newstrip

    ... CVG has made significant investments in reconfiguring our security check point and partnering with TSA to improve the travel experience of our passengers," said Brian Cobb, vice president for customer service at CVG. "This study was important to us ...

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  19. London Briefcase 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Publishers' Weekly

    This year, in advance of the fair, we're taking a closer look at the publishing scene in five European countries. This year, in advance of the fair, we're taking a closer look at the publishing scene in five European countries.

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  20. Dublin rivals Rovers and Bohemians draw a blankRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | RTE.ie

    Dublin rivals Shamrock Rovers and Bohemians drew a blank in the Premier Division with a 0-0 draw in Tallaght Stadium. Dean Delany was the Bohs hero with three sublime saves as Keith Long's Gypsies frustrated their arch-rivals in their own back yard.

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