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2 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

10 Things You Need To Know Before The Opening Bell

Singer Ildebrando D'Arcangelo as Don Giovanni performs on stage during a dress rehearsal of Mozart's opera "Don Giovanni" in Salzburg, Austria, July 24, 2014.

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Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Vladimir Putin

6 hrs ago | Forbes.com

Hague Court; Russia Did Steal Yukos And Must Pay $50 Billion Damages

We've now got the arbitration decision in the Yukos case from the court in The Hague* and the essential finding is that Russia did in fact steal Yukos from its rightful owners, the shareholders of the company, and must pay $50 billion damages as a result.

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Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia, Vladimir Putin,

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Radio Netherlands Wereldomroep

Radio Netherlands Worldwide

In the Yucatn Peninsula in Mexico, there's a place which welcomes gay Indians who have AIDS.

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Reuters

Hague court to order Russia to pay $50 billion in Yukos case: report

The Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague will on Monday announce that Russia must pay $50 billion to former shareholders of the defunct oil company Yukos, Russian business daily Kommersant reported on its website, citing unnamed sources.

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Malaysia Chronicle

MH17: Najib to head to Netherlands to discuss crash

Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak will leave for the Netherlands on Wednesday, to discuss the Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 crash in Ukraine.

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USA Today

Police visit to Malaysia Airlines debris field canceled

Data downloaded from a black box retrieved from the wreckage of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 are consistent with a missile attack, national news media are reporting, citing a European air safety official.

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Related Topix: Explosion, World News, Malaysia,

Suria

Dutch, Australian police scrap MH17 site...

Dutch and Australian police who were planning to head to the crash site of Malaysian flight MH17 on Sunday have had to scrap their trip over security concerns, an OSCE spokesman said.

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Vancouver Sun

Family of brothers killed on Flight 17 unhappy at care provided to next of kin since disaster

THE HAGUE, Netherlands - The family of two brothers killed in the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 called the carrier rigid and bureaucratic Saturday, saying it has offered them no professional grief counselling in more than a week and refused to organize a flight home to Houston for the boys' grandmother.

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Related Topix: World News, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777

Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Star Online

Last batch of body bags reaches the Netherlands

Respect for the departed: A motorcade leading a column of funeral hearses near Waardenburg after leaving the Dutch Eindhoven airbase to Hilversum on the third day of transfer of the bodies of the Dutch victims of MH17.

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Related Topix: World News, Southeast Asia, Malaysia

Windsor Beacon

Dutch: 1st victim identified from Flight 17

People watch as the convoy of hearses arrives at the Korporaal van Oudheusdenkazerne in Hilversum on July 26, 2014.

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Journalgazette.net

Minister: Flights between Aruba, Venezuela resume

ORANJESTAD, Aruba Flights between Venezuela and Aruba resumed Saturday, ending a brief suspension by the South American country to protest the arrest of its designated counsel to the island territory, the highest-ranking Venezuelan official ever detained on a U.S. warrant.

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Related Topix: Aruba, Central America, World News, Europe, Drugs

Sydney Morning Herald

Fatima's parents arrive at MH17 site

An Australian couple who lost their daughter in downed Malaysia Airlines flight 17 has visited the crash site in rebel-held east Ukraine, the first relatives of victims to arrive at the scene.

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ITV

Parents of MH17 passenger visit crash site

A woman has apparently posted pictures of herself on social media with mascara looted from the Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 crash site.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777

Yahoo!

Bishop may return to Kiev to finalise deal

Foreign Minister Julie Bishop is expected to be at Eindhoven Airport in the Netherlands to meet the final flights carrying the bodies of the MH17 victims transported from the crash site in eastern Ukraine.

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Related Topix: Australia, Oceania, World News,

Fri Jul 25, 2014

The Jewish Journal

Dutch Jews seek ban on rallies featuring hate speech

Following repeated calls to kill Jews in protest rallies in The Hague, representatives of the Dutch Jewish community urged local authorities to crack down on anti-Semitic incitement.

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Sydney Morning Herald

Australia risks inflaming Ukraine conflict by sending armed police to MH17 site: analysts

Prime Minister Tony Abbott's plan to deploy armed police to the MH17 crash site risks increasing tension in the Ukrainian territory held by Russian-backed rebels, according to international political analysts.

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Related Topix: Vladimir Putin, World News, Ukraine,

The Washington Post

Netherlands Despairs of Justice for Murdered in Russia Trade

Mourners watch from a bridge a convoy of hearses carrying coffins containing the remains of victims of the downed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 on July 23, 2014 in the Netherlands.

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NewsOK.com

Gaza officials accuse Israel of war crimes at ICC

Top Palestinian officials have accused Israel of war crimes in Gaza, filing a complaint Friday to the International Criminal Court in The Hague.

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Iol.co.za

Dutch resist calls to expel Putin's daughter

Calls to expel Russian President Vladimir Putin's daughter from the Netherlands over flight MH17 have fallen flat, with many noting that their Argentine-born queen has not been punished for her father's junta past.

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The Straits Times

What MH17 tragedy reveals about Dutch society

ACULTURAL conundrum that I struggled to comprehend during my six years of living in Amsterdam concerned the Dutch attitude towards celebrities.

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