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  1. Gunfights and roadblocks rock Mexican city on U.S. borderRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Reuters

    One of Mexico's biggest cities along the U.S. border was hit by gunfights and burning vehicles blocking roads on Friday after security forces arrested a leader of one of the main drug gangs in the area. Parts of Reynosa, a city across the Rio Grande from McAllen, Texas, ground to a halt on Friday afternoon after vehicles were set ablaze and shooting began, authorities said.

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  2. Israeli military networks breached by hackers: researchersRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Reuters

    Hackers have managed to penetrate computer networks associated with the Israeli military in an espionage campaign that skillfully packages existing attack software with trick emails, according to security researchers at Blue Coat Systems Inc. The four-month-old effort, most likely by Arabic-speaking programmers, shows how the Middle East continues to be a hotbed for cyber espionage and how widely the ability to carry off such attacks has spread, the researchers said. Waylon Grange, a researcher with the Blue Coat [PRJCBB.UL who discovered the campaign, said the vast majority of the hackers' software was cobbled together from widely available tools, such as the remote-access Trojan called Poison Ivy.

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  3. Ashland Recycling Center hits quarter-centuryRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    Ashland Recycling Center turns 25 on Earth Day, April 22 - and there are several reasons why it's not only endured but has become an out-of-the-way community center where, in addition to recycling the usual glass, cardboard, metal and such, you can adopt a lonely dog, don a stylish new wardrobe from castoffs or just hang out and talk. The Center was the brain child of a handful of community leaders - Cathy Shaw, Michael Donovan, Tim Bewley, Susan Reid and the late Ken Hagen.

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  4. Mahathir-Anwar-Ku Li team to unseat Najib?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Malaysia Chronicle

    Former prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, Kelantan prince Tan Sri Tengku Razaleigh Hamzah and jailed opposition leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim should work together to save the country, a former minister wrote on his blog today. Datuk Zaid Ibrahim said that the grouping would also ensure the quick disposal of Datuk Seri Najib Razak's government because the parliamentary opposition combined with Barisan Nasional would be enough to unseat the prime minister.

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  5. Nursing a very special bondRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Courier

    CAMARADERIE helped this group of nurses get through their training 50 years ago. And that bond has never been broken, even until this day.

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  6. Harry Kewell misses out on seeing new soccer facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Courier

    AUSTRALIAN soccer royalty Harry Kewell says Ballarat missed out by not hosting his junior clinic at the city's premier soccer facility. AUSTRALIAN soccer royalty Harry Kewell says Ballarat missed out by not hosting his junior clinic at the city's premier soccer facility.

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  7. DELIBERATE? MH370 search may be in the WRONG place againRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Malaysia Chronicle

    Australia admits it may look at a new patch of ocean. What's more worrying than the undiscovered yet is that not one piece of floating wreckage has been spotted where it should've washed up.

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  8. HOW? Khairy has shown real leadership - Umno Youth excoRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Malaysia Chronicle

    Umno Youth has challenged PKR Youth chief strategist Akmal Nasir to name one leader who garnered a following from ground-breaking initiatives, like Fit Malaysia. "You can't," Umno Youth exco Shahril Hamdan said in a statement to defend his leader, Khairy Jamaluddin, following criticism by the Opposition Youth wing.

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  9. Ballarat breakfast report, Saturday April 18, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Courier

    Ballarat City senior station officer Scott Gambino said four fires were lit in Ballarat Central between 12.30am and 1.30am. Ballarat Police Criminal Investigation Unit will also continue to investigate a series of bin fires in Ballarat's CBD on Saturday morning.

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  10. Watch our reporter fail at SpeedwayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Courier

    But I am ever mindful the Holden Commodore Street Stock speedway car is not my property, the concrete barriers are unnervingly close and - as the Tina Turner song from Mad Max 3 goes - we don't need another hero. Our session at Redline Raceway begins with demonstration laps by Street Stock contender Scott Purdie, who rounds the oval at impressive speed and has the Metowu Mechanical Services Commodore sideways through every turn.

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  11. Motocross action at Monza Park on SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Courier

    BALLARAT'S Monza Park is set to become a hive of activity over the weekend, with up to 300 riders to compete in the Western Region Motocross series. Ballarat will host the second round of the six-round series, in what is the second biggest event on the Ballarat motorcycle racing calendar.

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  12. Wiltshire Business Awards 2014: Overall Excellence winner Anthony Best DynamicsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Swindon Advertiser

    Anthony Best Dynamics MD Tim Rogers receives the award for Overall Excellence from John Davies of Thrings THIS year's Wiltshire Business Awards saw Hi-tech Bradford on Avon motoring company Anthony Best Dynamics come out on top, after it won the prestigious Overall Excellence Award. The firm won the top award - which was sponsored by Thrings, a long-time partner of the event - after winning the Medium Sized Enterprise of the Year award earlier in the evening.

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  13. Wiltshire Business Awards 2014: Business Person of the Year winner Terry HillierRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Swindon Advertiser

    MANAGING director of Warminster-based payroll company RACS Group Terry Hillier has been recognised with the Business Person of the Year award at this year's Wiltshire Business Awards. The company, which provides recruitment agencies with outsourced payroll solutions, has come a long way since Mr Hillier started it with his wife Sarah in 2006 from a back bedroom he converted into an office.

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  14. Young woman had world at her feet - before Lyme disease struckRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Manawatu Evening Standard

    But the 20-year-old from New South Wales, Australia - who had the world at her feet as a performing arts student - has no way of telling if she will be well enough to kick up her heels. Tahlia, from Raworth in the Hunter Region, is fighting Lyme disease, an illness transmitted following the bite of a tick infected with the Borrelia bacterium.

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  15. Heavy rain hammers North IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Manawatu Evening Standard

    "A further 20-30mm of rain is possible in Waikato on top of what has already fallen, while 50-70mm is expected for the Coromandel Peninsula and western Bay of Plenty," said the forecaster. Duty meterologist Hannah Moes said at its peak rate rain was falling at 17mm an hour, which was at 8am in Hamilton.

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  16. Bahamas R&B singer Johnny Kemp of 'Just Got Paid' fame diesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    Bahamian R&B singer Johnny Kemp, who is best known for the hit song "Just Got Paid," has died in Jamaica. He was 55. Jamaica police said Friday that Kemp was found floating at a beach in Montego Bay on Thursday morning.

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  17. New stock accounts surged over 400% in Q1Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Philippines Today

    Chinese new stock accounts rose by 433 percent year-on-year in the first quarter to reach almost 8 million, Chinese securities watchdog said Friday. About 62 percent of the new investors are in their late twenties or early thirties, the China Securities Regulatory Commission cited from the country's securities depository and clearing platform.

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  18. Police foil Anzac Day terror plotRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Illawarra Mercury

    BREAKING: Five men have been arrested in counter-terrorism raids in Melbourne's southeast. Police say two of the men were planning an "ISIS-inspired" attack at an Anzac Day event.

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  19. BOC Singapore Branch launches 80th anniversary exhibitionRead the original story

    1 hr ago | People's Daily Online

    Bank of China President Chen Siqing , Chief Executive Officer of International Enterprise Singapore Teo Eng Cheong and Chinese Ambassador to Singapore Duan Jielong attend an unveiling ceremony in Singapore, April 17, 2015. Bank of China Singapore Branch on Friday celebrated the bank's 80th anniversary of operation in the country with the opening of the 80th Anniversary Historical Gallery at Battery Road.

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  20. Cleaning up China's big riversRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Philippines Today

    The health of China's rivers is due for a thorough examination, as an action plan for pollution control goes on stream. A State Council plan on water pollution, released on Thursday, aims to reduce pollutants and protect resources through new, strictly quantifiable targets.

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