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1 hr ago | 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,

5 hrs ago | 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

8 hrs ago | 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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Related Topix: Netherlands, World News

12 hrs ago | 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

Belfast Today

Ministers warned over Scottish vote

Official documents also reveal anxiety in Dublin about Prime Minister David Cameron's promised vote on whether the UK should remain in or out of the European Union.

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Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom

Brandon Sun

George turns 1: Big milestone for Britain's little prince

The palace is releasing special pictures, the Royal Mint is striking a commemorative coin and newspapers are publishing glowing tributes.

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Related Topix: Prince William, World News, Family, Parenting, Oceania, New Zealand, United Kingdom, Prince Charles, Prince Harry

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Reuters

BSkyB prepares to roll the dice again with European expansion

BSkyB's plan to buy Rupert Murdoch's pay-TV assets in Italy and Germany for perhaps as much as 10 billion euros is a bold bet on long-term growth at the expense of short-term profit, but the pioneering British media firm has pulled off such gambles before.

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Related Topix: Italy, World News

Merced Sun-Star

Walking the 500 miles along Spain's Camino de Santiago de Compostela

Stepping quietly through the dimly lit 12th-century cathedral in the small Spanish town of Santo Domingo de la Calzada, I looked up to the ornate mausoleum in the rear and caught sight of something you don't usually - well, never - see in a church: two white chickens pecking around in a Plexiglas hen house.

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Related Topix: Spain, World News, Travel, Dominican Republic Travel, Caribbean Travel, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic Travel

Merced Sun-Star

Producers of pigs picking fight amid European trade deal

A two week old piglet in its stall at one of hog farmer R.C. Hunt's farms near Nashville in Nash Co.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Life, Food, Pork, Meat, World News, Germany, Wilson, NC

The Washington Post

Romania: president blames Russia for downing plane

Romania's president says Russia is acting as a "partner for terrorists" in eastern Ukraine and responsible for the downing of a Malaysian jetliner.

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Related Topix: Romania, World News, Traian Basescu

DurhamRegion.com

Ex-'X Factor' judge trial nixed over lying claims

British singer Tulisa Contostavlos delivers a statement after her trial over drugs allegations collapsed, outside Southwark Crown Court, London, Monday, July 21, 2014.

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4029TV.com

Access to MH17 crash improving, monitors say

Pro-Russian rebels at the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 have granted monitors and experts nearly "unfettered access" to wreckage Monday, according to a spokesman for the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe.

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Related Topix: World News, Ukraine,

Hampshire Chronicle

Bake-Off producer bought by Sky

The independent producer behind the BBC's hit show The Great British Bake-Off has been snapped up by BSkyB.

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Sunday Herald

Glasgow baby born the same day as Prince George receives royal birth coin

A Scottish baby born on the same day as Prince George has been gifted a special commemorative coin to mark the newest royal's first birthday.

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Jerusalem Post

French prime minister: Behind hatred of Israel lies hatred of Jews

From July 16-17, 1942, more than 12,000 Jews from the Paris region, including 4,000 children, were taken into custody.

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

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Mirror.co.uk

Horatio Chapple death: Teen describes moment she saw friend mauled to death by polar bear

Maninder Kaur thought she was going on the trip of a lifetime when she joined a party of 80 to set off on an expedition across the Arctic to the Norwegian archipelago of Svalbard.

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Related Topix: West Midlands County, England, Staffordshire County, England, United Kingdom, World News

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