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2 hrs ago | Lake County Record-Bee

Ex-'X Factor' judge Tulisa fined for blogger blow

British singer Tulisa Contostavlos, centre, arrives at Stratford Magistrates Court, in London, Friday July 25, 2014.

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Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom

3 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

Venezuela says ex-intelligence head arrested in Aruba

Venezuela's former military intelligence chief, accused of involvement in drug trafficking by the United States, was arrested on a Caribbean island while on diplomatic business, the South American country said in a sternly worded statement on Thursday.

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Related Topix: Netherlands, Hugo Chavez

7 hrs ago | Chilliwack Times

More sanctions against Ukrainian rebels

The Conservative government has announced further sanctions against Ukrainian rebels and an array of Russian arms, financial and energy companies thought to be assisting them.

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Related Topix: World News, Ukraine, Stephen Harper, Vladimir Putin, North America, Canada

Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Star Online

Pro-European integration protesters are seen through an EU flag...

The European Union would target state-owned Russian banks vital to financing Moscow's faltering economy in the most serious sanctions so far over the Ukraine crisis under proposals considered by EU governments on Thursday.

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Alamogordo Daily News

Rotting food prompts German gas leak scare

Emergency officials called to check out a suspected gas leak in Germany found a culprit they didn't expect: a fridge full of rotting food.

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Canada.com

Ukraine's Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk says he is resigning amid government turmoil

Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk announced his resignation Thursday, opening the way for new elections that would reflect the country's starkly changed political scene after the ouster of pro-Russian President Viktor Yanukovych in February.

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Tri-cityherald.com

Austrians investigate disturbance at Israeli game

Players and protesters clashed on the field late Wednesday in Bischofshofen, near Salzburg, in a pre-season friendly late Wednesday between Maccabi Haifa and French side Lille.

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Related Topix: Israel, Middle East, World News, Austria

New York Daily News

Ukrainian prime minister resigns amid chaos

Yatsenyuk made the announcement from the dais of the parliament after two parties said they would pull out of the governing coalition.

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Related Topix: World News, Ukraine

Hampshire Chronicle

Barrowman and Boyle open Games

John Barrowman, Susan Boyle, Rod Stewart, Ewan McGregor and James McAvoy have helped open the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, in a ceremony which also involved the Loch Ness Monster and dancing Tunnock's teacakes.

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Related Topix: Classical, John Barrowman, World News, United Kingdom

KION 46

Apollo 11 splashdown

An aviation pioneer is born, a lost city is rediscovered, a famous comedy duo performs together for the first time, George Brett flips out, and Apollo 11 splashes down, all on this day.

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Related Topix: Spain, World News

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Stars and Stripes

Germans withholding evidence in AFN murder case pending death penalty decision

German authorities will withhold key evidence in the strangulation death of an AFN broadcaster - including the victim's throat, unless the U.S. military gives assurances it will not seek the death penalty for the airman accused of the murder.

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Related Topix: World News, Germany, Death Penalty, Prison, US Military, Ramstein Air Base, US Air Force

Daily Mail

Ninja and samurai tour offers different view of Japanese capital Tokyo

Back to the good old days! Beautiful vintage railway posters promoting British seaside resorts up for auction in New York Clear turquoise waters, pristine sand and the world's largest pools: The idyllic MAN MADE beaches that rival Mother Nature 'It's not good enough': British pilots claim flight path decisions are made in secret and influenced by ... (more)

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WPBF

Dutch pay respects to MH17 victims

A lone bugler sounding the traditional military farewell "Last Post" marked the arrival Wednesday in the Netherlands of the first dead from the crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17. The grieving nation then held a moment of silence to honor those killed in the crash of the jetliner, downed last week by a suspected surface-to-air missile over ... (more)

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Related Topix: Netherlands, World News, Train Disaster,

Sunherald.com

German gov't cool on call for Russia to lose WCup

Peter Beuth, Hesse state's interior minister, told Wednesday's Bild daily that if President Vladimir Putin doesn't actively help investigate last week's Malaysia Airlines crash in Ukraine, the World Cup in Russia is "unthinkable."

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Related Topix: World News, Germany, Vladimir Putin

Yahoo!

MH17: Train arrives but 100 bodies missing

Police officers secure a refrigerated train loaded with bodies of the passengers of Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 as it arrives in the Kharkiv railway station.

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Romsey Advertiser

2m Britons to join summer getaway

Bookings to Greece and Turkey have also been going well, while for those travelling further afield Dubai, Mexico and Florida are among the most popular destinations.

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Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Weather, Hertfordshire County, England, Bedfordshire County, England, Europe Travel, United Kingdom Travel, Manchester, United Kingdom Travel, Travel, Worcestershire County, England, Warwickshire County, England, West Midlands County, England

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Andover Advertiser

Glasgow set for Commonwealth Games

The eyes of the world will fall on Glasgow today when the opening ceremony of the 20th Commonwealth Games takes place.

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The Globe and Mail

Ukraine votes to call up more military reserves to protect border

Ukrainian parliamentary deputies tussle during a session in parliament in Kiev July 22, 2014.

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Related Topix: World News, Ukraine, Russia, Asia, Terrorism,

680News

Actress Freida Pinto addresses UN girlsa rights summit in London

From left to right, British Prime Minister David Cameron, Chantal Compaore the First Lady of Burkina Faso, Sheikh Hasina, the Prime Minister of Bangladesh and activist Malala Yousafzai, sit, during the Girl Summit 2014 at the Walworth Academy, in London, Tuesday, July 22, 2014.

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Related Topix: Slumdog Millionaire, World News, United Kingdom

Sunherald.com

Obama sends top aides to Germany amid spying cases

The White House says chief of staff Denis McDonough and counterterrorism adviser Lisa Monaco are in Berlin for meetings with their German counterparts.

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Related Topix: World News, Germany, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Angela Merkel

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