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  1. National Council for Behavioral Health Honors Florida Judge Ginger Lerner-Wren for ContributionsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | PR Log

    ... and was selected Top 3 Finalists for 2013 Innovating Justice Awards, The HiiL Foundation, The Hague, The Netherlands. Judge Lerner-Wren shares this honor with Broward County's criminal justice/mental health community collaborative, which together ...

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  2. It pays to be Pippa! Kate Middleton's sister earns whopping a 300kRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Independent.ie

    ... royal wedding as "startling", in a book to be released in October. AFP PHOTO / ANP / KIPPA ROBIN VAN LONKHUIJSEN netherlands out - (Photo credit should read ROBIN VAN LONKHUIJSEN/AFP/Getty Images) After being thrust into the global spotlight after ...

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  3. Martial arts vacations see rise in bookingsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... as reported last night by Jennifer Schregel, Marketing Manager for eBooking Services. Based in The Hague, Netherlands eBookingServices is the parent company of Book Martial Arts, the world's leading online martial arts travel company founded by ...

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  4. Angola: Netherlands Supports Angola in Economic DiversificationRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    The Netherlands supports Angola in its diversification program of the economy, with the Geodata program for agriculture and water, as it is a country working to improve food quality of families, said today in Luanda the ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, Suzana Terstal. According to the ambassador, who was speaking at a seminar on geodata for agriculture and water, the program aims to improve food security, using data and characteristics and provide the right information via satellite to the farmers, herders and fishermen at the right time for the increase and betterment of food production.

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  5. June Election Offers Asia-Pacific a Chance for Greater Influence in ICCRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Inter Press Service

    The newly elected judge will hold his role for the remaining nine-year term which began in 2012. "With this election, Asia-Pacific governments have the opportunity to strengthen peace, justice and the rule of law in international affairs by nominating highly qualified candidates for election to the world's highest criminal court" said William R. Pace, convenor of the Coalition for the ICC , a global network of civil society organisations, that strengthens cooperation with the Court and ensures its effectiveness and independence.

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  6. Global Task Force Brings Down Huge BotnetRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | NewsFactor

    ... the sting from its operational center in The Hague that relied on investigators from Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, the United Kingdom and private industry partners to bring the botnet down. "This successful operation shows the importance of ...

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  7. Netanyahu OK's water link to new Palestinian cityRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Boston.com

    Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has intervened to allow the newly constructed Palestinian city of Rawabi in the West Bank to connect to Israeli-controlled water sources, Israeli senior officials said Friday. The $1 billion planned community of Rawabi, hailed as a model city in the West Bank, has seen its grand opening delayed for months by Israel's refusal to provide water.

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  8. Embattled VVD MP steps downRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | The Daily Herald

    ... Vecht municipality, which includes the rural towns of Maarssen, Loenen and Breukelen, in the heart of the Netherlands. De Kruif was arrested and questioned last week. She was released after questioning, but is still considered a suspect. The ...

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  9. Netherlands navy ship HNLMS Zeeland to visit St. MaartenRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Daily Herald

    Royal Netherlands navy ship HNLMS Zeeland will make a short visit to St. Maarten on March 2. Governor Eugene Holiday will welcome the ship from Fort Amsterdam. At 9:00am the patrol vessel will perform a sail-past near Fort Amsterdam.

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  10. Israel-Kosovo relations marked by shared sympathies, hampered by identity politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    Despite Kosovo's open admiration for Israel, Palestinian unilateralism and ties with Russia and Serbia make recognition of the Balkan state difficult for Jerusalem. Israel can be a chilly place for the politician of a fledgling nation who seeks statehood recognition.

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  11. 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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  12. Furmanite Corporation Announces Conference Call to Discuss Quarter...Read the original story

    Yesterday | GlobeNewswire

    ... steel manufacturing. World Headquarters and Global Support Operations are located in Houston, Texas; Rotterdam, Netherlands; Kendal, United Kingdom and Melbourne, Australia. For more information, visit www.furmanite.com .

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  13. ICC prosecutor: Evidence against Ugandan rebel incompleteRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTOV9

    The International Criminal Court's prosecutor says she needs more time to build the case against against a Ugandan rebel commander who faces charges of war crimes and crimes against humanity. Fatou Bensouda told reporters in the Ugandan capital, Kampala, on Friday that the evidence against Dominic Ongwen is incomplete and that she has requested a three-month extension of proceedings to confirm charges.

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  14. Ramnit Botnet Shut DownRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | [H]ard OCP

    ... 3.2 million computers all around the world. The operation involved investigators from Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, and the United Kingdom - who led the operation - along with partners from private industry.

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  15. Netherlands Lower Gas Production Cap for 2015Read the original story

    Monday Feb 16 | Resource Investing News

    Economy Watch reported that gas prices will continue to increase in Europe after the Netherlands announced its decision to reduce its production cap for the first half of the year. The decision to cut down production from the gas field in Groningen is reportedly due to environmental and safety hazards.

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  16. Is This Windwheel the Future of Urban Energy?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Phillymag.com

    Note to the next Mayor: outsource all green initiatives to the Dutch. Why? They're constantly creating green-tech solutions with urban application that will floor you, whether it's floating islands to combat Miami's rising seas or solar-powered sedans .

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  17. .com | ICC upholds war crimes acquittal of DRC leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News24

    The International Criminal Court on Friday upheld the acquittal of Congolese ex-militia leader Mathieu Ngudjolo Chui who had been freed more than two years ago in a trial on war crimes charges. "The appeals chamber by majority confirms the acquittal and rejects the appeal," Judge Sanji Mmasenono Monageng told The Hague-based ICC, the world's only permanent war crimes tribunal.

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  18. Israel to let water flow to West Bank development at center of political feudRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has intervened to allow the newly constructed Palestinian city of Rawabi in the West Bank to connect to Israeli-controlled water sources, Israeli senior officials said Friday. The $1 billion planned community of Rawabi, hailed as a model city in the West Bank, has seen its grand opening delayed for months by Israel's refusal to provide water.

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  19. International court judges uphold acquittal of Congolese manRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Former leader of the National Integrationist Front Mathieu Ngudjolo awaits his appeals judgment at the International Criminal Court in The Hague, Netherlands, Friday, Feb. 27, 2015. Ngudjolo had been acquitted in December 2012 of commanding fighters who destroyed a village in eastern Congo in 2003, raping and hacking to death some 200 people, including children.

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  20. It's also brave to stand for peaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Mercury

    As we approach the anniversary of the Gallipoli landings and then the shift of focus to the Western Front, it is worth reflecting that there is another side to the story. This is the story of those Australians who not only opposed conscription in the two referendums, but those who opposed the war from the start.

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