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  1. Japan working to gain IS hostage's release, analyzing videoRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Japanese offici... . Shoichi Yukawa, father of Haruna Yukawa, one of two Japanese hostages held by the Islamic State group, speaks during an interview at his house in Chiba, near Tokyo Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015.

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  2. MH370 Titanic Cup: grieving sister disgustedRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Nelson Mail

    Brook Simpson, left, Oscar Chubb, Robert Chubb, and Joe Ogle prepare to put their Malaysian Airlines cardboard boat in the water at the Tata Beach Titanic Cup in Golden Bay. The sister of a Kiwi man lost on flight MH370 is "disgusted" by the sinking of a cardboard Malaysia Airlines plane in a Golden Bay competition.

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  3. Know what Zuma thinks? I don'tRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Iol.co.za

    The tragedy is that he doesn't know what President Jacob Zuma thinks about our place in the world, and what his vision is and what he has done to execute it, says the writer. Photo: Dumisani Sibeko I wonder what President Jacob Zuma thinks of the fact that we're one of the most unequal nations in the Milky Way? Do you know what he thinks? I don't.

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  4. Holocaust survivor joined by Army liberator in Tampa eventRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Holocaust survivor Alex Larys participated in International Holocaust Remembrance Day at the Italian Club, 1731 E Seventh Ave. in Tampa on Sunday. The event commemorated the 70th anniversary of the liberation of the Nazi concentration camps in January 1945 by the Allied forces.

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  5. Japan working to gain IS hostage's release, analyzing videoRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | DurhamRegion.com

    Japan was working Monday to co-ordinate efforts with Jordan and other countries to save a hostage held by the extremist Islamic State group. "We all have one unchanged goal and we will absolutely not give up until the end.

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  6. January salaries of some gov't workers suspendedRead the original story

    13 min ago | GhanaWeb

    The Controller and Accountant General has served notice to heads of MDAs/MMDAs and employees on the mechanized payroll that salaries for January 2015 has been paid. However, some employees in the Greater Accra region could not be paid because heads of management units did not validate and certify their employees to be paid for the month of January, 2015.

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  7. Oil Slides to Near 6-Year Low; Saudi Arabia Holds Firm Despite Supply GlutRead the original story

    13 min ago | The Washington Post

    Oil fell to the lowest level in almost six years as signs that Saudi Arabia 's new king will maintain its production policy and rising U.S. crude inventories bolstered speculation that a global glut will persist. Futures dropped as much as 2.7 percent in New York , extending a 6.4 percent slide last week.

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  8. Govt. PTA Policy: Mobile operators minting mines millions innocent customers dailyRead the original story

    14 min ago | Pakistan Christian Post

    KARACHI: January 25, 2015. PTA and mobile operators are busy in minting mines by loot and plunder at every nook and corner of the franchises, business centers, dealers and outlets overcharging in the name of Biometric verification system of mobile SIMs, which was earlier started in Pakistan from 1st August 2014 and failed to attain the objectives.

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  9. Indonesian rescuers fail again to lift fuselage of AirAsia planeRead the original story

    14 min ago | Asian Correspondent

    The second attempt to lift the fuselage of the crashed AirAsia jetliner has failed as the wreckage sank back to the ocean floor when a rope linking the lifting balloons broke. He added that rescuers retrieved one body during the operation.

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  10. India welcomes ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | KHOU-TV Houston

    President Obama talks with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, left, in the gardens of the Hyderabad House in, New Delhi. Modi voiced optimism Sunday that they could find common ground on defense, commerce and environmental issues.

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  11. Sulaiman Still Confident Mayweather-Pacquiao HappensRead the original story

    15 min ago | Boxing Scene

    Mexico-based correspondent James Blears reported that Sulaiman made these comments at the Second Race of Champions in Mexico City, honoring the memory of his Father Jose Sulaiman, which attracted thousands of runners, raising money for the Charity Angels with Autism. Blears note that 'the marathon negotiations between the Floyd and Manny's teams are still sweating some way from the finishing line, but Mauricio remains optimistic.'

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  12. Salma Hayek leads Saint Laurent menswear finaleRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | Silver City Sun-News

    Fashion royalty Salma Hayek - the Academy Award-nominated wife of the luxury heir Francois-Henri Pinault - led the front row pack at Saint Laurent, the highlight of the Paris menswear shows on Sunday. Joining her were actor Will Peltz and, nearby, Vogue magazine editor Anna Wintour, who nursed her jetlag in shades, having just arrived in the French capital.

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  13. Reader TipsRead the original story

    16 min ago | Small dead animals

    This is a tip without a link: If you have HBO they're periodically airing a very good documentary called "Terror at the Mall: the Nairobi Siege". It's harrowing viewing, with lots of footage , but it gives a good sense of timelines, the incredibly bungled response, the courage of particular Kenyans, etc.

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  14. Motorcyclist killed in Hawke's BayRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | The New Zealand Herald

    Emergency services responded to the crash at about 2.15pm on State Highway 50 at Maraekakaho, about 30kms west of Hastings.

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  15. Blockbuster action set to blast VancouverRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | Canada.com

    Superheroes and cowboys will soon be swooping their way into the wild west of Vancouver to lasso an exciting few months of filming. While it seems the number of feature films shooting locally has been stripped bare since the departure of Fifty Shades of Grey, the arrival of spring looks to bring new life to Hollywood North.

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  16. India: Obama in nuclear shipments deal with ModiRead the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | Scotsman.com

    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. President Barack Obama and prime minister Narendra Modi share a lighter moment at Hyderabad House in New Delhi.

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  17. Official vehicles begin to auction in BeijingRead the original story

    20 min ago | Xinhuanet

    Photo taken on Jan. 25, 2015 shows an auction for the official vehicles in Beijing, capital of China. The central government has impounded 3,184 official vehicles and plans to auction the first 300 before the Spring Festival. (Xinhua/Luo Xiaoguang)

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  18. Mixed signals: Xiaomi connects with the marketRead the original story

    20 min ago | Xinhuanet

    Chinese smartphone manufacturer Xiaomi, which has won a large following - and a lot of controversy - with ultra-cheap mobile devices, will break the 2,000-yuan barrier when its new handset hits the market Tuesday. The company unveiled two "Mi Notes" - priced from 2,299 yuan and 3,299 yuan - on Jan. 15, exceeding its previous price record of 1,999 yuan for a basic smartphone.

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  19. Chivas earns vital draw with Leon Negros in MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | The New Zealand Herald

    " A diving header from Omar Bravo salvaged a point for relegation-threatened Chivas on Sunday, as the historic Guadalajara team drew 1-1 with Leones Negros. Defending champion America continued its poor form with a 0-0 home draw against Puebla and has only four points after three rounds of matches in Mexico's first division Clausura season.

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  20. Streaky Bay butcher Luke Fiebig talks about what meat he thinks is typically AustralianRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | ABC News

    In the lead up to Australia Day butchers are kept busy preparing everything, including experimenting with different recipe ideas. Luke Fiebig is a butcher in Streaky Bay on the West Coast of Eyre Peninsula and says you can't go past the stereotypical piece of lamb on Australia Day.

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