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1 hr ago | Sofia News Agency

Bulgaria's Georgieva to Be Appointed EU Budget Commissioner - Report

EU International Cooperation, Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Response Commissioner, Bulgarian Kristalina Georgieva during a statement on new EU funding for Iraq, at the European Commission headquarters in Brussels, Belgium, 12 August 2014.

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5 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

Nitric oxide inhalation in heart attack patients sends mixed messages, but may offer benefit

Inhaled nitric oxide, delivered to heart attack patients before and during treatment with percutaneous coronary intervention did not reduce the extent of damaged tissue , but may have improved recovery, according to Hot Line results presented today at ESC Congress 2014.

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5 hrs ago | Newsday

Antwerp's 'selfie speeding signs'

Authorities in Antwerp, Belgium, are inviting people to upload a selfie and become a traffic sign - as a way to deter drivers from speeding.

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9 hrs ago | World News Report

IT Governance makes new EU data protection and cyber security guidance available online

BRUSSELS, BELGIUM, August 26, 2014 / EINPresswire.com / -- IT Governance, the global leaders in IT governance, risk management and compliance , has just published data protection and cyber security content on their European website, offering guidance on the General Data Protection Regulation , the Network and Information Security Directive and ... (more)

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

Forward

Belgian Feminists Pour Fake Blood in Airport To Protest Israel Arms Transport

A Belgian feminist group poured about 25 gallons of fake blood on the floor of an airport in Liege, Belgium, to protest their belief that the airport is being used to transport arms to Israel.

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Switched

EU Names Tusk, Mogherini To Top Jobs, Readies Russian Sanctions

AUGUST 30: Polish Prime Minister and EU Council president-elect Donald Tusk , outgoing European Council President Herman Van Rompuy and New High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Italian Foreign Affairs minister, Federica Mogherini pose after European Union leaders are set to meet in a summit Saturday to discuss internal ... (more)

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Related Topix: Donald Tusk, World News, Vladimir Putin, Europe, United Kingdom, Canada

Forbes.com

London's Newest Distillery Plans To Spark Craft Spirit Revolution

I am a business journalist living in London, UK. I write about entrepreneurship and small business, looking at topics ranging from finance to family businesses, US expatriates to hot British startups.

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Merinews

Comic Strip Festival: Comics are right at home in Brussels, and you can tell

Our paper heroes are everywhere: bookshops, wall murals, exhibitions, art galleries, television, even Hollywood has fallen under their spell: on 21 October 2011 the world premier of Steven Spielberg's cinema adaptation of Tintin took place in Brussels whilst the Smurfs, strengthened by their initial success, will be reappearing this summer.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

BBC News

Belgian refugees build UK family

An estimated 250,000 refugees arrived in Britain from Belgium at the start of World War One.

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The Hill

Europe to hit Russia with new sanctions

The European Union Saturday will vote Saturday to impose new sanctions on Russia over its involvement with separatist fighters in Ukraine.

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Sofia News Agency

Good Luck, Kristalina

EU International Cooperation, Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Response Commissioner Kristalina Georgieva during a statement on new EU funding for Iraq, at the European Commission headquarters in Brussels, Belgium, 12 August 2014.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

Forbes.com

Top Fashion Entrepreneur Slams 'Lazy, Copycat' Fashion Designers

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Xinhuanet

NATO ambassadors gather for Ukraine crisis in Brussels

NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen gives a press briefing at the end of a special meeting of North Atlantic Treaty Organization ambassadors on the issue of Ukraine crisis at the headquarters in Brussels, Belgium, Aug. 29, 2014.

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CNN

Putin: Rebels will let Ukraine troops out

Pro-Russia rebels in Ukraine agreed to open a humanitarian corridor for surrounded Ukrainian troops to retreat from the battlefield, the Russian President's office said Friday.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Caribbean News Now!

Aruban-born woman arrested in Belgium as ISIS recruiter

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 .

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Brooklynvegan

Biblical opening Death From Above 1979 tour

Toronto heavy psych outfit Biblical have been added as support to the previously discussed Death From Above 1979 tour .

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Your Leek Paper

Royal British Legion members have returned to the Staffordshire...

Members of the Staffordshire Moorlands branch of the Royal British Legion presenting the plaque from the mayor of Ostend, to Leek Town Mayor Keith Harrison .

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USA Today

Officials announce Ebola vaccine trial launch

Health officials announced details of an Ebola vaccine trial to begin in September.

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CBC News

'An affront to democracy': EU lawmakers threaten to sink Canada trade deal

Prime Minister Stephen Harper stands with European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso after signing an agreement in principal on trade in October 2013 at the European Commission in Brussels, Belgium.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

GlobeNewswire

RHJ International Reports its Results for the Six Months Ended June 30, 2014

Please, find enclosed the press release issued today by RHJ International announcing its results for the six months ended June 30, 2014.

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