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  1. Hofor-Racing Mercedes wins the 2015 12H ZandvoortRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Motorsport.com

    The #10 Mercedes SLS AMG of Hofor-Racing won the Hankook 12H Zandvoort after a taut battle with the similar car of #30 Ram Racing. Dutch driver Christiaan Frankenhout, Roland Eggimann and Michael Kroll of Switzerland and Kenneth Heyer of Germany completed 351 laps of the 4.3 kilometer circuit located among the dunes on the North Sea coast of the Netherlands.

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  2. "Exercise Tradewinds 2015" Starts Sunday 31 May 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Bajan Reporter

    Beginning Sunday 31st May military and security forces from Caribbean nations will join the United States, Canada, the Kingdom of the Netherlands, Mexico , and the United Kingdom for maritime security and disaster response training at Camp Springfield in St. Kitts as part of Exercise Tradewinds 2015 . This year's Exercise Tradewinds will be conducted in three phases: Phase I will include maritime and land operations, and it will take place in St. Kitts and Nevis through June 9; Phase II will include maritime and land operations, including U.S. Marines in Belize June 15-24; Phase III, a Key Leader Seminar, will be conducted July 14-16 in Miami for key stakeholders and decision makers from the region.

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  3. Take a timelapse ride through Amsterdam canals before Dutch royal visitRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | MLive.com

    The glass-top boats offer a relaxing and quick way to take in the cityscape of the Netherlands' capital, and see some of the city's 16th, 17th and 18th century architecture. Getting on the water is also a way to appreciate this country's genius in managing this natural resource with a complicated system of drainage ditches, canals and pumping stations.

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  4. How Dutch media cover royal family differentlyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | MLive.com

    When King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima make their first official visit to the U.S., they will be trailed by a contingent of Dutch media. What the Dutch royals do and say is often big news in the Netherlands, but there are some restrictions when it comes to reporting on the monarchy for the Dutch media.

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  5. A Contact Group Plan for SyriaRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Project Syndicate

    Conflict and crisis may seem to be unique to their participants and contemporaries. But such episodes often play out according to distinct patterns - though usually after the events that comprise them have faded from our collective memory.

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  6. Highly successful IPKO closed offRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Daily Herald

    A great success, probably the most constructive ever. That is how the leaders of the delegations of Aruba, Curacao, St. Maarten and the Netherlands perceived the Inter-Parliamentary Kingdom Consultations IPKO, which was closed off in The Hague on Friday, with one major triumph: a dispute regulation for the Kingdom.

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  7. Tony Hawk: Talks Gumball 3000 in L.V.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Las Vegas Sun

    Editor's Note: As of 1:07 p.m. PST on Friday, the second night of Gumball 3000 has been canceled - and with it Tony Hawk's skate demo and DJ sets by Diplo and Skrillex's Jack U. Update at 1:46 p.m. PST: Hawk's skate demo is tonight at 9! The Gumball 3000 rally kicked off in Stockholm, Sweden, and ends its one-week, 3,000-mile global jaunt in Las Vegas today and Saturday after stops in Oslo, Norway; Copenhagen, Denmark; Amsterdam, Netherlands; Reno; San Francisco; and Los Angeles. Skateboarding legend, entrepreneur and philanthropist Tony Hawk is among the participants in this year's Gumball 3000 celebration of adventure, luxury and high-speed vehicles, music and partying.

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  8. US hits out at China over sea reclamation, vows more patrolsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    The United States on Saturday called for an immediate end to China's intensifying reclamation works in the South China Sea and vowed to continue sending military aircraft and ships to the tense region. US Defense Secretary Ashton Carter told a high-level security conference in Singapore that Beijing was behaving "out of step" with international norms.

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  9. US slams China over sea reclamationRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    The United States on Saturday called for an immediate end to China's intensifying reclamation works in the South China Sea and vowed to continue sending military aircraft and ships to the tense region. US Defence Secretary Ashton Carter told a high-level security conference in Singapore that Beijing was behaving "out of step" with international norms.

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  10. Free app for improving Golf Short Game skillsRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | PR Log

    PRLog - May 30, 2015 - AMSTERDAM, Netherlands -- To make practicing the golf short game more challenging we recently launched the Golf Short Game Tracker app for iPhone, Android and Windows Phone 8.1. The Golf Short Game Tracker app is easy to use. It provides various tests that can be done at the practice area to train short / long wedge shots, pitching, lob shots, bunker shots, chipping and putting.

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  11. Surprises @ Botticelli to Braque - Masterpieces from Scottland's MuseumsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    I had heard about the show ' Botticelli to Braque - Masterpieces from the Scottish National Galleries ' through the advertising around San Fancisco and other places. I hadn't investigated it too much though, and it wasn't until some family came in from out of town that I made it to this truly fabulous show at the De Young Museum .

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  12. Shayera Moula passes awayRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    ... r she married Hassan, going on to attain a second master's in journalism from the University of Groningen in the Netherlands this January.

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  13. Hacking The Nervous SystemRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Switched

    ... to control it, the future of medicine will be electric. When Maria Vrind, a former gymnast from Volendam in the Netherlands, found that the only way she could put her socks on in the morning was to lie on her back with her feet in the air, she had ...

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  14. Post your commentRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    Moscow has released a blacklist of European Union politicians barred from Russia in response to EU sanctions over Crimea and Ukraine, Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte said on Friday. Moscow has issued a blacklist of European Union politicians barred from Russia in response to EU sanctions over Crimea and Ukraine, said Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte, pictured on April 24, 2015 at The Hague "Russia yesterday handed over a list of people to diverse EU embassies who may not enter Russia any longer," Rutte said at a weekly press conference, adding that two Dutch MPs and a Dutch MEP were on the list.

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  15. First Dutch Town to Ban Trade in Nazi GearRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Inter Press Service

    - Huizen, a small town of less than 50,000 inhabitants, has become the first town in the Netherlands to prohibit the sale of Nazi paraphernalia. The Huizen town council has banned the sale of Nazi objects at the town's militaria fair, scheduled for ...

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  16. On Native GroundKEEPING it Real: Martin Luther King's Progressive VisionRead the original story

    Nov 7, 2013 | American Reporter

    Sometime in the next week or so, U.S. warships are going to launch cruise missile strikes against targets in Syria. A wide majority of Americans oppose doing this.

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  17. On Native GroundWE All Live in WisconsinRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2011 | American Reporter

    LONDON, March 1, 2011 -- The net that seeks Libyan dictator Muammar Ghaddafi is being closed tighter and tighter, day by day, as many people of his inner circle are defecting, including his interior minister, ambassadors, high-ranking government officials and his voluptuous "favorite nurse." Ghaddafi's very close aide, Ukrainian-born nurse Halyna Kolotnytska, 38, who has traveled everywhere with him for the last 9 years, has has now left Libya, according to m,edia reports.

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  18. Selective justice is no justice at all! May 29, 2015, 7:42 PM AstRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Trinadad Express

    What has happened to Jack Warner has more to do with US geopolitics, its obsession with global dominance and the dark desires of its corporate predators than any passion for justice. Contrary to commonly held belief, tax havens do not exist as independent small sovereign states that have their own set of tax laws and institutions.

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  19. Russia releases 89-name EU travel blacklistRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Silicon Alley Insider

    Moscow has released a blacklist of European Union politicians barred from Russia in response to EU sanctions over Crimea and Ukraine, Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte said on Friday. "Russia yesterday handed over a list of people to diverse EU embassies who may not enter Russia any longer," Rutte said at a weekly press conference, adding that two Dutch MPs and a Dutch MEP were on the list.

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  20. Cash-strapped Ukraine inches toward crucial debt dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bangkok Post

    Ukraine's finance minister said on Friday that Kiev and its private creditors were about to launch direct debt restructuring negotiations that could save the war-torn country from a devastating default. Ukraine's finance minister said on Friday that Kiev and its private creditors were about to launch direct debt restructuring negotiations that could save the war-torn country from a devastating default Natalie Jaresko's comments came as the ex-Soviet state's pro-Western leadership races to meet a late June deadline by which it must find a way to save $15 billion over four years.

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