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3 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

Romanian poet, dissident Nina Cassian dies

Romanian poet and translator Nina Cassian , who obtained political asylum in the United States after the Communist-era secret police found her critical poems scribbled in a friend's diary, has died in New York City.

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Related Topix: World News, Romania, Prison, us Travel, North America Travel, Travel, New York City Travel, Bucharest, Romania Travel, Romania Travel, Europe Travel,

3 hrs ago | ABC News

Detained Berlusconi Ally Taken Ill in Lebanon

A Lebanese security official says a longtime ally of former Italian Premier Silvio Berlusconi detained in Lebanon has been moved to a Beirut hospital after falling ill.

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Related Topix: World News, Middle East, Lebanon, Italy, Silvio Berlusconi,

7 hrs ago | Canada.com

Convoy of combat vehicles flying Russian flag enters east Ukraine city of Slovyansk

A column of armoured vehicles flying Russian flags drove into a Ukrainian city controlled by pro-Russia demonstrators Wednesday, dampening the central government's hopes to re-establish control over restive eastern Ukraine.

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Related Topix: World News, Ukraine, Germany, Vladimir Putin,

10 hrs ago | Northern Michigan News

Daniel Radcliffe on why New York audiences rock

The one thing Daniel Radcliffe always has to adjust to whenever he's onstage in America is how happy Americans are to see Daniel Radcliffe onstage.

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Related Topix: Horror Movies, The Woman in Black, Daniel Radcliffe, Ireland, World News

12 hrs ago | WBNS

Today In History, April 16

Today is Wednesday, April 16, the 106th day of 2014. There are 259 days left in the year.

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Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Prison, New York, France, Greater London County, England, Essex County, England, Kent County, England

16 hrs ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com

Memorial service marks Hillsborough anniversary

Stewards open the Shankly Gates at Anfield, Liverpool, England, before the Hillsborough 25th Anniversary Memorial Service, Tuesday April 15, 2014.

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Related Topix: Lancashire County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Merseyside County, England, Cheshire County, England

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Times-series.co.uk

FO man is named as new GCHQ boss

Senior Foreign Office official Robert Hannigan has been named as the next head of the UK's eavesdropping agency GCHQ.

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Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom

The Washington Post

For 1st time, France tackles military sex assaults

In this July 14, 2013 file photo, a female soldier leads a group of soldiers during the Bastille Day parade in Paris.

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Related Topix: France, World News,

EDGE

Malta Legalizes Civil Unions for Same-Sex Couples

As expected , the Maltese parliament approved a bill Monday that allows same-sex couples to enter into civil unions, allowing them to have the same legal rights of straight married couples, like the legal ability to adopt, Reuters reports.

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Related Topix: World News, Malta, Roman Catholic Church, Religion, Gay/Lesbian

4029TV.com

Berlusconi sentenced to community service

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Related Topix: Italy, World News, Silvio Berlusconi, Family, Elderly (Senior Citizen), Italian Force (Italy)

Bellingham Herald

Insurgents gird for tension, with Ukraine tanks reported on move

Roads into Slovyansk, a city some 100 miles east of Russia that has come under ever more secure control of the gunmen since Saturday, were dotted with checkpoints.

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

National Public Radio

Berlusconi Given Community Service For Tax Fraud

A Milan court has ruled that Silvio Berlusconi will perform a year of community service at a center for the elderly for his tax fraud conviction.

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Related Topix: Silvio Berlusconi, Italy, World News, Italian Force (Italy)

Andover Advertiser

1.6m Britons head abroad for Easter

Around 1.6 million Britons are heading abroad over Easter, with those staying at home facing packed roads, disrupted rail journeys and the threat of unsettled weather.

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Related Topix: United Kingdom, World News, New York, United Kingdom Travel, Manchester, United Kingdom Travel, Europe Travel, Essex County, England, London, United Kingdom Travel, Greater London County, England

Sunday Herald

Metering specialist in A 14m Welsh deal

SCOTTISH gas metering specialist Smart Metering Systems has made an ambitious 14 million acquisition of Welsh firm Utility Partnership that extends its reach to the electricity market.

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Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Greenwich Citizen

EU moves to sanction more Russians over Ukraine

Sweden's Foregn Minister Carl Bildt, left, talks with Britain's Foreign Secretary William Hague, center, and Denmark's Foreign Minister Martin Lidegaard at the start of an EU foreign ministers meeting at the EU Council building in Luxembourg, Monday, April 14, 2014.

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Related Topix: Bosnia and Herzegovina, World News

Maldonandburnham Standard

Pals Battalions reformed online

Pictures and records of members of so-called Pals Battalions formed during the First World War have been released online to help their descendants piece together their war service.

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Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Greater Manchester County, England,

Burnley Citizen

Hammond hails 'precious' union

The UK's shared defence forces provide the "security and peace of mind" which underpin almost every area of the debate on Scottish independence, Defence Secretary Philip Hammond has said.

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Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Central County, Scotland, Strathclyde County, Scotland,

Greenwich Citizen

Ex-editor Coulson: Affair with Brooks was 'wrong'

This is a Friday, Feb. 21, 2014 file photo of Andy Coulson, former News of the World editor and former aide to British Prime Minister David Cameron arrives at the Central Criminal Court in London.

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Norwalk Citizen News

'Chimerica,' 'Book of Mormon' win at Oliviers

British actor Mark Strong and US actress Kristin Davis pose for photographs backstage after presenting Best Director to Lyndsey Turner during the Olivier Awards at the Royal Opera House in central London, Sunday, April 13, 2014.

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Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormonism), Religion, Essex County, England, Greater London County, England, Othello, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Laurence Olivier, ABBA, Pop/Rock

Detroit News

Kiev deadline for disarming in east Ukraine passes

Pro-Russian separatists on Monday seized a police building in yet another city in Russian-leaning eastern Ukraine, defying government warnings that it was preparing to act against the insurgents.

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Related Topix: World News, Ukraine, Terrorism,

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