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  1. New York City Casino School and Casino Events Venue Set to OpenRead the original story

    10 min ago | PRWeb

    First Licensed New York Casino Dealer School to train and supply the new industry set to open on January 5th. "Now that NY has joined the rest of the Northeast in opening Las Vegas Style Casinos, a casino school makes sense for the largest city in the country.

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  2. Bowe Bergdahl court-martial would require an honorable dischargeRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | Washington Times

    Unless the Army proceeds with a court-martial against Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who has been accused of deserting his unit before being taken hostage by terrorists, it would have to give him an honorable discharge because he is past his active duty commitment, a legal expert says.

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  3. The end: McCoist leaves Ibrox, put on gardening leaveRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | Sunday Herald

    Ally McCoist's three-and-a-half year reign as Rangers boss has finally come to an end after the club confirmed he has been put on gardening leave. Ally McCoist's three-and-a-half year reign as Rangers boss has finally come to an end after the club confirmed he has been put on gardening leave.

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  4. David Torrance: Beware stirrings of the mad men in the atticRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | Sunday Herald

    The historian Iain McLean once memorably referred to the West Lothian Question and Barnett Formula as like "two mad men in the attic". The historian Iain McLean once memorably referred to the West Lothian Question and Barnett Formula as like "two mad men in the attic".

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  5. New Cristiano Ronaldo Statue Shows 'Extra Bulge' in Real Madrid Footballer's PantsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | International Business Times

    Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo poses with his son Cristiano Ronaldo Junior during the unveiling of his statue at a tribute ceremony held in his city of birth, in Funchal December 21, 2014. The statue, even though quite a matter of emotion for the footballer, looks awkward to many as it has Ronaldo wearing extremely tight pair of shorts which gives a "fairly substantial bulge," according to Metro .

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  6. $10k to rescue men 'not in real danger'Read the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | The New Zealand Herald

    Up to $10,000 of taxpayers' money was spent on a rescue in Northland over the weekend for a group of Aucklanders "who were not in real danger", police say. Police, Coastguard and a rescue helicopter were all involved in the search and rescue of two men, aged 25 and 33, who became stuck on a remote Bay of Islands walking track in poor weather on Saturday night after one of the men injured his knee.

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  7. Letter: Grenadians in bondageRead the original story

    13 min ago | Caribbean News Now!

    Also, for the convenience of our readers and the online community generally, we have reproduced the complete Caribbean Net News archives from 2004 to 2010 here . The Caribbean is especially vulnerable to rising sea levels brought about by global warming.

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  8. For the Holidays visit the VMFA's exclusive exhibition 'Forbidden City'.Read the original story

    13 min ago | Examiner.com

    Bright red and gold colors, family gatherings, gaudy furniture and enormous scrolls represent the Chinese imperial art on loan from the Forbidden City in Beijing, China. In the United States this exclusive exhibition, which closes January 11th, can only be view at The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts in Richmond, Virginia.

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  9. NSW native vegetation review worth the wait: HumphriesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | ABC News

    The New South Wales State Government's independent Biodiversity review , which recommends the current Native Vegetation Act be scrapped, has been warmly welcomed by the Minister for Natural Resources, Land and Water. Minister Humphries says the review is a positive for farmers as the current legislation doesn't work and isn't helping conservation efforts or agricultural expansion.

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  10. Saudis insist oil supply cuts are not neededRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies Gulf states yesterday insisted that oil prices will recover without intervention from the Opec cartel, arguing that current prices will boost global economic growth.

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  11. Smashing Snowglobes: A Writer On Essays, Novels And TranslationRead the original story

    13 min ago | WNYC-AM New York

    Valeria Luiselli was born in Mexico City, but she'll admit with a laugh that asking where she's from is a complicated question. She lived there for only two years before packing up for, at various times, Costa Rica, South Korea, South Africa, India, Spain and France.

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  12. Location-based services for elderly and disabled peopleRead the original story

    14 min ago | CiteULike

    Computer Communications In Advanced Location-Based Services, Vol. 31, No. 6. , pp.

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  13. Animator uses art to overcome depression in his exhibition: Black Dog FailureRead the original story

    15 min ago | Wellington City Council

    You can check the rating valuation and other details of a property by entering its address into our Property Search database. If you live in an inner-city suburb, you can get a resident's parking permit for your vehicle.

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  14. Tunisians head to elect president in runoffTunisian presidential...Read the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | TheCourier.com

    The runoff between the two candidates is the third election in the last two months and represents the final stage in the country's democratic transition since the Arab Spring revolution that overthrew long-ruling President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali.

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  15. Bez Wants To Recreate Famous John And Yoko Bed-inRead the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | ContactMusic.com

    Happy Mondays star Bez is set to stage a JOHN LENNON-style 'bed-in' next month to protest against fracking and has invited The Beatles star's widow Yoko Ono to join him. The British dancer/percussionist, real name Mark Berry, launched himself into the world of politics earlier this year when he announced he will run as a Member of Parliament for his native Salford, England in next year's U.K. general election.

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  16. Top British Photographer Jane Bown Dead At 89Read the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | ContactMusic.com

    Paying tribute to the revered lenswoman, Observer editor John Mulholland says, "During more than 50 years working for the Observer, she produced some of the most memorable and insightful images of prominent cultural and political figures taken during the 20th Century. "From the Queen to the Beatles, Samuel Beckett to Bjork, John Betjeman to Bob Hope, her beautifully observed pictures have become part of our cultural landscape.

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  17. Nigeriaa s home-grown Islamic uprising poses regional threatFILE - "...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | TheCourier.com

    A " Thousands of members of Nigeria's home-grown Islamic extremist Boko Haram group strike across the border in Cameroon, with coordinated attacks on border towns, a troop convoy and a major barracks.

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  18. Exit poll: Ex-regime official is Tunisiaa s new presidentTunisian...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | TheCourier.com

    Tunisian presidential candidate Beji Caid Essebsi gives a speech in front his supporters after the second round of the country's presidential election, in Tunis, Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014.

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  19. Australian woman charged with murder of 8 childrenEmergency services...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | TheCourier.com

    La policA a forense llega a la casa en la que fueron hallados ochos niA os muertos en un suburbio de Cairns, en Queensland, al norte de Australia, el 19 de diciembre de 2014.

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  20. Transfield Rejects Revised A$1 Billion Offer From FerrovialRead the original story

    19 min ago | The Washington Post

    Transfield Services Ltd. rejected an improved A$1 billion offer from Spanish infrastructure company Ferrovial SA, saying it continues to undervalue the Australian contracting and services firm. Following limited due diligence and commercial discussions, Ferrovial made a revised indicative proposal of A$2 a share in cash, Sydney-based Transfield said today in a statement.

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