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  1. Sharp fall in youth unemploymentRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | BBC News

    The number of jobless young people in Scotland has fallen to its lowest level for six years, according to new data. The Office for National Statistics reported that the youth unemployment rate stood at 16.7% between June and August - 5.6% lower than a year ago.

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  2. Court freezes assets of Romanian ex-prison chiefRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | US News & World Report

    A court on Wednesday froze the assets of a former Romanian prison commander charged with torturing and causing the deaths of 12 political prisoners in the 1950s and 1960s and said the government may also be liable to pay damages to alleged victims. It said the freeze of 89-year-old Alexandru Visinescu's assets included his apartment, one-third of his pension and shares he holds to pay damages that may be awarded to the alleged victims' families.

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  3. At Berlin Wall, Kerry warns against Cold War reduxRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... freedoms are still being threatened in too many parts of the world and they are even being threatened right here in Europe," he said. "Russia's aggression in Ukraine needs to end." "We hope that Russia, with whom we do not seek conflict, with whom ...

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  4. Two arrested on terror charges in UKRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    FOUR former Blackwater security guards charged in the 2007 shootings of more than 30 Iraqis in Baghdad have been found guilty by a US jury. A FAILED footballer who passed himself off as Premier League star Gael Kakuta so he could continue living a lavish lifestyle, has been jailed.

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  5. Ducati Team Prepare To Face The Tropical Heat Of Sepang In The Shell Advance Malaysian GPRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    Coming off the back of two races in two successive weekends, the Ducati Team have arrived in Malaysia for the third and final appointment in this gruelling series of three overseas flyaway events at the end of the season, which will mean that the MotoGP teams have notched up around 35,000 kilometres of air travel in less than a month. The seventeenth and penultimate round of the season will be held at the Sepang International Circuit, a track that most of the riders enjoy, and which can boast a series of features that make it ideal to unleash the power of modern-day MotoGP bikes: long straights, a wide track surface and plenty of opportunities for overtaking.

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  6. The suitcase you can ride to the airportRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | KSBW-TV

    ... says travelers in some parts of the world may be wary to step aboard. "What we learned is the typical reaction in Europe was 'oh cool, I want to have one, but how will I look? People are staring at me.' "This is the problem in Europe, people don't ...

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  7. Devolve to make us richer?Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | BBC News

    It may not have escaped your notice on Tuesday that HM Treasury is not finding it altogether easy to close the UK's huge and unsustainable fiscal deficit, the gap between what the government spends and what it raises from taxes. Of the yawning gap, which looks set to significantly overshoot this year's official forecast of A 86.6bn, around A 4bn to A 5bn relates to spending in Greater Manchester alone.

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  8. Polish priest charged with abusing minorsRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Prosecutors say a Polish parish priest has been formally charged in his native country with sexually molesting minors in both the Dominican Republic and Poland. A spokesman for prosecutors in Warsaw, Przemyslaw Nowak, said the priest, whom he identified as Wojciech G., has been accused of 10 offenses, eight being the sexual abuse of boys under age 15. Nowak said Wednesday the alleged acts took place from 2000-2001 in Poland and from 2009-2013 in the Dominican Republic.

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  9. Sweden scales back submarine huntRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Military spokesman Erik Lagersten said some of the naval assets, including the corvette HMS Visby, returned to a naval base Wednesday for "maintenance" as the search entered "a partially new phase." The Swedish military launched its biggest anti-submarine operation since the twilight of the Soviet Union on Friday after receiving credible reports of foreign underwater activity in the archipelago that extends from the capital, Stockholm, into the Baltic Sea.

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  10. Welsh NHS row: Angry scenes in the Commons as Cameron accuses...Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | IcNetwork

    The Labour leader says the prime minister is 'running scared' of his own record in England as tensions soar between the two parties David Cameron says he will allow an OECD team to investigate the NHS in England as part of a comparative study of healthcare systems The furious row between the Welsh and UK Government over Labour's stewardship of the NHS spilled onto the floor of the House of Commons today in a series of angry exchanges. David Cameron kicked off Prime Minister's Questions by backing calls for an inquiry into NHS Wales and challenging Labour leader Ed Miliband to give his support to the Welsh service taking part in an OECD study which would compare performance across the United Kingdom.

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  11. As spending cuts loom, embattled Italian scientists plea for mercyRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Science

    Steep budget cuts could push Italian universities and research centers beyond the point of no return, an academic body warned yesterday. A bill approved by Italy's cabinet of ministers on 15 October would over 3 years squeeze a 100 million from a a 6.7 billion budget for universities and a 120 million out of a a 1.6 billion budget for public research centers.

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  12. Forendo Pharma Closes EUR 12 Million Series A Financing RoundRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | BioSpace

    ... pelvic pain either because of poor efficacy or poor tolerability. The total annual societal cost of endometriosis in Europe and the USA is estimated to be beyond 100 billion Euros. "We are proud and delighted to welcome Novartis Venture Fund and MS ...

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  13. Browse all 1,715 Ideas for the Guggenheim Museum in HelsinkiRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Architect Online

    Frank Gehry discusses the inception of his pavilion-like cultural center in Paris's Bois de Boulogne, and how his design process influenced the result. Eero Saarinen's TWA Flight Center at New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport may get a new life after all.

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  14. Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorialsRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... with the U.S. public and Congress. The move was meant as a cost-saver, and a welcoming and less crowded Eastern Europe offered plenty of room for maneuvers. Bush also intended the bases as a shield against the problematic attack by Iranian missiles. ...

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  15. "Unfortunately the EU is close to the edge of a third recession"Read the original story

    15 hrs ago | SurInEnglish.com

    ... g more efficient, innovating more, using new technologies better, human resources... the most productive countries in Europe are those with high salary levels and a more efficient public sector in terms of

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  16. INFOGRAPHIC: Gonzalo's Swath of Damage From Bermuda to EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | AccuWeather.com

    ... to the combination of high winds and more than 100 trees fallen across tracks. The storm plunged south across central Europe Tuesday afternoon and Tuesday night bringing locally damaging winds to parts of Netherlands, Belgium and Germany. Coastal ...

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  17. Poll: Ukraine Leader's Bloc Holds Election Lead, Tymoshenko ThreatenedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Voice of America

    ... wants a clear mandate to press his plan to end a separatist conflict and pursue integration with mainstream Europe. With pro-Russian forces gone from parliament, Poroshenko should have no difficulty forming a pro-Western coalition with allies such ...

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  18. Estonia Demands Explanation Over Russian Spy PlaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Voice of America

    Estonian Foreign Minister Urmas Paet, far right, listens to counterpart Frank-Walter Steinmeier from Germany, second from right, at Baltic regional security meeting, Tallinn, June 17, 2014. A spokeswoman for the Estonian Foreign Ministry said the Baltic country considers the violation serious and "demands an explanation" from the ambassador.

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  19. Airberlin cuts capacity 5%; Germany approves continued Etihad codesharesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Air Transport World

    Oneworld member and Etihad Airways equity partner airberlin will continue to adapt its route network by focusing on increased efficiency and further reducing seasonal effects, leading to a 5% reduction in capacity, according to airberlin CEO Wolfgang Prock-Schauer. "We have restructured our route network, strengthening core markets and eliminating loss-making routes," he said.

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  20. Giro d'Italia 2015 Corsa: The PEZ First LookRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | PezCycling News

    The route of the 2015 Giro d'Italia was announced last week and who better to run his eye over the course than our most experienced Grand Tour reporter; Ed Hood. This year's Italian tour is mostly in the north, but in Ed's own words: "There's something for everyone in the 2015 Giro!" There's something for everyone in the 2015 Giro, a TTT, mountains aplenty, sprinter fests, breakaway stages and a 'throwback' long time test to make sure the climbers really have to 'go for it' and carve big chunks of time in the mountains.

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