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  1. Solomon Mire gets his maiden ODI fiftyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CricketCountry.com

    Solomon Mire reached his maiden One-Day International fifty off 78 balls in the second ODI played against Bangladesh at Chittagong on Sunday. Regis Chakabva and Solomon Mire keep the scoreboard moving and made sure no more wickets fell.

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  2. Australia vs South Africa 2014, 5th ODI at Sydney: HighlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CricketCountry.com

    Australia pulled off a thrilling two-wicket win against South Africa in the fifth and final One-Day International at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Sunday. With this victory, Australia won the series convincingly by a 4-1 margin, something which many would not have expected before the tour commenced.

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  3. Israel cabinet votes on enshrining 'Jewish state' in lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | Ma'an News Agency

    Ministers were to vote Sunday on a controversial proposal to anchor in law Israel's status as the national homeland of the Jewish people, at the expense of its democratic character. The proposal would mean Israel would no longer be defined in its Basic Laws as "Jewish and democratic" but instead as "the national homeland of the Jewish people."

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  4. Find A Corner Of Norway In East LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | Londonist

    An army of Norwegian nerds and mavericks are coming here for London Meets Hackney . This one day free event aims to showcase the innovative power of Norwegian start-ups and find their doppelgangers in London, focusing on the tech hub of Hackney.

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  5. Japan and China cope with impact of Saturday's earthquakesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | Arirang TV

    Japan and China are reeling from the impact of strong earthquakes with magnitudes of more than SIX that hit on Saturday. A 6.8 magnitude earthquake struck Nagano Japan Saturday night.

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  6. Tony Bellew, left, defeated Nathan Cleverly, right, in LiverpoolRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | Preston Citizen

    Tony Bellew paid tribute to bitter rival Nathan Cleverly after gaining revenge with a majority points win in their cruiserweight fight at the Echo Arena in Liverpool. Three years after dropping an equally tight decision in a bid for Cleverly's WBO light-heavyweight title, the home favourite outworked the Welshman over the final rounds to gain the verdict 116-112 and 115-113 on two judges' cards, with a third voting 115-114 to Cleverly.

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  7. Moldova, eyeing Ukraine, divided on Europe integration as election nearsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | Reuters

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, Moldovan Prime Minister Iurie Leanca and Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski pose for a picture during a meeting in Chisinau, November 20, 2014. Credit: Reuters/Mikhail Palinchak/Ukrainian Presidential Press Service/Handout via Reuters ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS PICTURE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY.

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  8. Israel charges cop with manslaughter in Palestinian youth's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | Reuters

    Israeli prosecutors charged a policeman on Sunday in the fatal shooting of a teenage Palestinian protester, accusing him of deliberately switching his rubber bullets with the live round that killed the youth. The prosecutors' decision to level a charge of manslaughter rather than murder drew criticism from the boy's father, who said the evidence showed the killing was pre-meditated.

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  9. Among the victims of MH17 were Newcastle United fans Liam Sweeney and John AlderRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | Preston Citizen

    Work to recover wreckage of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, which was downed over Ukraine with the loss of 298 lives including 10 Britons, has now finished. The Dutch Safety Board , which is leading the investigation into the tragedy, said the week-long operation had been wound up with the remains of the Boeing 777 eventually being taken to the Netherlands.

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  10. Your take on illuminating downtown landmarks: A positive statement for Syracuse or too much light?Read the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | The Post-Standard

    One of my colleagues, photographer Steve Cannerelli, spent an evening last week capturing the photo gallery you see at the beginning of the piece: He walked the streets of downtown Syracuse, and he focused on many images of the city at night - including some shots that illustrate a new emphasis on illuminating prominent downtown landmarks. That movement really started about 15 years ago, when Niagara Mohawk brought in Howard Brandston, a New York City lighting specialist who had handled such projects as illuminating the Statue of Liberty, to illuminate NiMo's headquarters on Erie Boulevard .

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  11. The station was evacuated after reports of a blaze on board a trainRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | Preston Citizen

    London Fire Brigade said that the "small fire" on a front carriage had been brought under control at the central London station. A National Rail spokesman said that the station was evacuated at 10.50am following reports of a fire in the vicinity of a train on platform six.

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  12. An Independent view with Councillor Alec ClarkRead the original story

    11 min ago | Carrick Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. The last couple of weeks have been a poignant reminder of the worldwide events of the last century.

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  13. Update (1.40pm): Flooding expected on A143 and in Essex and Suffolk villagesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | Ipswich Evening Star

    There is a risk of flooding in parts of Suffolk and Essex with heavy rain expected to continue for much of today - to be followed by a very cold night. The Environment Agency has issued a flood warning for Stour Brook at Haverhill & Sturmer and the Bumpstead Brook from Steeple Bumpstead to New England.

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  14. Formula One: Hamilton, Rosberg braced for title duel in desertRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | Times of Oman

    Mercedes-AMG's British driver Lewis Hamilton, leeft, and Mercedes-AMG's German driver Nico Rosberg sit before a group photo at the Abu Dhabi Formula One Grand Prix at the Yas Marina circuit. Photo - AFP Abu Dhabi : A gripping 2014 Formula One season climaxes with Sunday's Abu Dhabi Grand Prix where Lewis Hamilton will be crowned world champion for a second time if he wins or finishes second.

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  15. Burglars steal BMW and then ditch it for a stolen Audi in Woodbridge area raidsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | Ipswich Evening Star

    Thieves who raided four homes in the Woodbridge area stole a BMW from one - and then swapped it for an Audi at their next break-in. At 4.20am on Saturday, entry was gained to a house in Grundisburgh Road, Woodbridge, via a window.

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  16. Putin says he will not be president for lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | Star-Telegram.com

    Vladimir Putin says he will not remain Russia's president for life, but will step down in line with the Russian constitution. Putin did not rule out running for a fourth term in 2018, which would extend his time in office through 2024.

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  17. A14 blocked by three-vehicle pile-up at ExningRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | Ipswich Evening Star

    Drivers are facing two miles of tailbacks on the A14 after a collision today between two cars and car transporter. The accident happened around 12.30pm at Exning, near Newmarket, near the Rowley Mile Services junction on the Cambridge-bound carriageway.

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  18. President Obama widens post-2014 combat role for U.S. forces in AfghanistanRead the original story

    11 min ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    Barack Obama had announced in May that U.S. troop levels would be cut to 9,800 by the end of the year, by half again in 2015 and to a normal embassy presence with a security assistance office in Kabul by the end of 2016. WASHINGTON/KABUL - President Barack Obama has approved plans to give U.S. military commanders a wider role to fight the Taliban alongside Afghan forces after the current mission ends next month, a senior administration official said.

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  19. Workers lynch tea plantation owner in West BengalRead the original story

    11 min ago | Times of Oman

    New Delhi: Angry workers have hacked to death the owner of a tea plantation in eastern India over a payment dispute, police said on Sunday, underscoring festering labour unrest in the region. Rajesh Jhunjhunwala, 45, was dragged out in the middle of discussions and attacked by the irate mob at the Sonali tea estate in Jalpaiguri district of West Bengal state, a local police officer told AFP over phone.

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  20. Cricket: Kohli ready for challenge of leading India against AussiesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Times of Oman

    Mumbai: Indian star Virat Kohli said on Sunday he was ready for the in-your-face pressure in store for his Test captaincy debut against Australia in next month's opening Gabba Test. Kohli will become India's 32nd Test captain with regular skipper MS Dhoni missing the start of the four-Test series in Brisbane on December 4 against the Australians because of a wrist injury.

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