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  1. EU says it wasn't told of any specific threat to HQRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Times of Israel

    The European Commission said Sunday it has not been told of any specific threat against it, after reports suggested its Brussels headquarters was a possible target for jihadist fighters returning from Syria. Belgian authorities confirmed Saturday they had made several arrests as they sought to prevent jihadist fighters or sympathizers with the Islamic State extremist group from carrying out attacks.

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  2. Hopkins & Tyco Suzuki On Assen BSB Front-RowRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    Tyco Suzuki's John Hopkins will start tomorrow's British Superbike Championship 10th round at Assen in the Netherlands from the front-row of the grid after qualifying in second place. Hopkins waited patiently and maturely during a wet and tricky Q3 session to take a front-row grid spot; his second successive BSB race-one front-row after qualifying on Pole at Donington Park a fortnight ago.

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  3. European Commission building among targets of militantsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    The European Commission, the high-profile building that houses several thousand officials of the 28-nation European Union, was among the targets of ISIS linked militants returning from Syria, according to media reports. The Belgian authorities have arrested several people during a crackdown.

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  4. Bahrain hosts landmark Regional Operations ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | AME Info

    This week APM Terminals Bahrain, the operators of Khalifa Bin Salman Port , hosted over 80 delegates from around the world for their annual Regional Operations & Technical Conference, which was held in Bahrain for the first time. Topics discussed at the 4-day Conference included World Class Operations strategy, safety, use of systems and goal deployment; with staff being able to prepare for 2015 and beyond.

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  5. European Commission unaware of specific threatRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | RTE.ie

    The European Commission has said it has not been told of any specific threat against it, after reports suggested its Brussels headquarters was a possible target for jihadist fighters returning from Syria. Belgian authorities yesterday confirmed they had made several arrests as they sought to prevent jihadist fighters or sympathisers with the so-called Islamic State extremist group from carrying out attacks.

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  6. a Terrorist attack on EU's HQ averted by Belgian crackdown - reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Russia Taday

    Belgian police arrested several people planning a terrorist attack on European Commission Headquarters in Brussels, media reports say. It comes amid fierce efforts by local authorities to crack down on extremism.

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  7. Electric cars and bikes jolt enthusiasts in Woodland HillsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | LA Daily News

    WOODLAND HILLS >> Eric Doroski waved a “Drive Electric” sign Saturday while a stream of highly charged cars wheeled into El Camino Real Charter High School. The 17-year-old motorhead had not only persuaded his parents to buy a Tesla electric supercar.

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  8. Eu HQ among possible Belgium miliant targetsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    The European Commission was among possible targets for militant fighters returning from Syria, reports said on Saturday , as the Belgian authorities cracked down in an effort to thwart extremist attacks. BRUSSELS: The European Commission was among possible targets for militant fighters returning from Syria, reports said on Saturday , as the Belgian authorities cracked down in an effort to thwart extremist attacks.

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  9. On the consequences of rise of hate and decline of love in AfricaRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    Politicians in Kenya, Uganda, South Sudan and elsewhere in Africa are primarily responsible for the rise of hate in Africa; they fan the flames of ethnic hatred and internal conflicts for selfish and short-term gain. According to the Oxford English Dictionary, the word hate or hatred means a very strong feeling of dislike for a particular person or thing.

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  10. Eu HQ said to be among possible targets of Belgium jihadistsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    The European Commission was among possible targets for jihadist fighters returning from Syria, reports said Saturday, as the Belgian authorities cracked down in an effort to thwart extremist attacks. Dutch public broadcaster NOS said at least two people among those arrested in the Belgian operations came from the The Hague.

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  11. Heerenveen held by VitesseRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Sky Sports

    Heerenveen made it five games without defeat as they claimed a 1-1 draw away at Vitesse Arnhem, while FC Dordrecht drew at Excelsior. Mark Uth put the visitors ahead after 23 minutes, but Davy Propper equalised six minutes later to leave Heerenveen a point behind league leaders PSV Eindhoven.

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  12. Iddon Puts Bimota On British Superbike Pole Position At Rainy AssenRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Roadracing World

    ... rider dominated free practice and often topped the timesheets during the dramatic Qualifying sessions at the Netherlands circuit. James Westmoreland starts eleventh on row four and Lee Jackson is twenty-second on the grid. This weekend will see two ...

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  13. Football: No doubting Thomas' riseRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    Ryan Thomas scored in PEC Zwolle's 2-1 win at Dordrecht last month. Zwolle top the table with PSV Eindhoven after winning four of their first five games.

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  14. Why women know more about fear than menRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Sydney Morning Herald

    Crime writer Val McDermid was only 17 when she left home to read English at Oxford. She was the first student from a Scottish state school to do so and one of their youngest undergraduates.

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  15. 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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  16. Paratroopers commemorate WWII Battle of ArnhemRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | ITV

    Paratroopers from Europe and the US have commemorated the 70th Anniversary of the Battle of Arnhem with a mass jump in the Netherlands. Operation Market Garden, which was the brainchild of Field Marshal Montgomery, saw Allied forces land behind German lines.

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  17. Chinese paper demands public apology from Aquino over 'serial attacks on Chinese citizens' in PHLRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Weekend Balita

    Anti-China activist and former Philippine policeman Abner Afuang A A burns a Chinese flag during a protest in front of the Department of Foreign Affairs building in Manila on July 27, 2012, amidst the heightening tension between the Philippines and China over the disputed Spratly islands. Tensions over competing claims in the South China Sea could escalate into conflict, with an arms build-up among rival nations raising the temperature, an international think tank warned on July 24. MANILA - A strongly worded editorial ran by an English-language newspaper in China has demanded a public apology from President Benigno Aquino III over "the serial attacks on Chinese citizens" in the Philippines.

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  18. European and American paratroops in mass parachute to commemorate the Battle of ArnhemRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Independent

    Paratroopers from Europe and the United States are staging parachute jumps in the Netherlands today, to commemorate the 70 anniversary of the Battle of Arnhem. Allied forces were defeated after two days of heavy fighting, when they landed behind German lines near Arnhem in Operation Market Garden during World War Two.

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  19. VIDEO: Parachute jump marks Arnhem battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BBC News

    Paratroops from Europe and the US have completed parachute jumps in the Netherlands to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the Battle of Arnhem.

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  20. 'Non-cooperative' Kenyatta delays ICC trial againRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mail & Guardian

    President Uhuru Kenyatta has been summoned by the International Criminal Court for his role in election-related violence, but he has not co-operated. The International Criminal Court said, on Friday, that it had issued Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta with a subpoena to appear before the tribunal over charges that his government has withheld documents requested by prosecutors preparing his trial for crimes committed against humanity.

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