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38 min ago | Daily Mail

Polish police receive panicked calls after London double decker bus ...

Lesbian oil rig worker and her girlfriend died after taking super-strength party drug 'Dr Death' thinking it was ecstasy London double-decker bus PLUNGES off bridge into Polish river prompting panicked calls to police... but it was all just a Bollywood stunt Polish police received panicked phone calls after a London double-decker bus appeared to ... (more)

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4 hrs ago | Korea Herald

A Polish take on - Macbeth'

Murder, betrayal, sex and vengeance - no story shows the savage behavior that some humans succumb to in order to fulfill their ordained prophecies or the unrelenting grasp that evil can have on one's soul like the power-hungry tale of William Shakespeare's "Macbeth."

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9 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

Holocaust whistleblower Jan Karski honored by Georgetown

Jan Karski, a World War II Polish resistance fighter who risked his life to bring firsthand reports of the Holocaust to the Allies, is being remembered and celebrated at Georgetown University in Washington, DC this year, the 100th anniversary of his birth.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

Examiner.com

Some sculpture resembles miniature giants

At Roosevelt Street and Michigan Avenue in Chicago, Ill. on the northeast side in Grant Park , there are 106, sculpture figures that resemble miniature giants.

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Voice of America

Pope Francis Hopes Dual Canonizations Will Reconcile Church

On April 27, two popes - John the XXIII and John Paul II - will be made saints in a ceremony at St. Peter's Square.

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NOLA.com

Visiting Poland's Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum

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CFRA

Foreign Minister Baird in Prague stresses Canada's support for NATO's eastern members

Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird, left, shakes hand with his Czech Republic's counterpart Lubomir Zaoralek, right, after their joint press conference in Prague, Czech Republic, Tuesday, April 22, 2014.

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Hospitality Net

Undersecretary of State, Ministry of Sport and Tourism of the...

Undersecretary of State, Ministry of Sport and Tourism of the Republic of Poland will address the international hospitality community at the Leaders in Hospitality CEE & CIS Summit on May 14th, 2014 in Warsaw.

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Journal Gazette

10 Things to Know for Tuesday, April 22

A Buddhist monks prays for the safe return of passengers of the sunken Sewol ferry at a port in Jindo, South Korea, Tuesday, April 22, 2014.

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WMDT

No JPII fever in Poland as canonization nears

His death triggered a massive outpouring of grief in Poland. His beatification, an explosion of pride and jubilation.

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The Washington Post

No JPII fever in Poland as canonization nears

In this April 2, 20014 file photo an unusually empty main square with a commemorative cross in downtown Warsaw, Poland on Wednesday, April 2, 20014 during observances marking nine years since the death of much-loved Polish-born Pope John Paul II.

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ABC News

No JPII Fever in Poland as Canonization Nears

His death triggered a massive outpouring of grief in Poland. His beatification, an explosion of pride and jubilation.

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TrekEarth

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Poznan is a city in west-central Poland. Located on the Warta River, it is one of the oldest cities in Poland, making it an important historical centre and a vibrant centre of trade, industry, and education.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

TreeHugger

What?! 65,000 tonnes of Nazi chemical weapons were dumped in the Baltic Sea 70 years ago

After the hateful, murderous regime of the Nazis was defeated about 70 years ago thanks to the sacrifices of millions of people, the allied victors did something rather strange.

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The Independent

Witold Sobkow: 'Poles in Britain learn that people from different races can live together'

Ten years ago next week, EU expansion led to an historic influx of migrants. In the first of a week-long series examining its impact on Britain, Poland's ambassador tells Emily Dugan why the number of his compatriots arrivals is slowing Emily Dugan is social affairs correspondent for The Independent, i and Independent on Sunday, covering Sarah ... (more)

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TrekEarth

In my city

The tenements at Slowacki Street in Szczecin city. Juliusz Slowacki; 4 September 1809 - 3 April 1849) was a Polish Romantic poet.

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NorthJersey.com

Montclair resident took the 'long route' out of Siberia

It was June of 1941, not long after her 17th birthday, when the Soviet secret police pounded at her parents' door in their town of Krynki in eastern Poland, where Janina's father had been mayor.

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GlobeNewswire

Kips Bay Medical Announces the First eSVS(R) Mesh Implant in Warsaw Poland

MINNEAPOLIS, April 21, 2014 -- Manny Villafana, Chairman and CEO of Kips Bay Medical Inc. , announced that on April 12, 2014, the first commercial implant of an eSVS Mesh was performed at the Military Institute of Medicine in Warsaw, Poland.

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Daily Star

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SHOCK: The bus flies off a bridge and into the river below - but don't worry it is only a film [EPA] The bus was crossing the Gdanski Bridge in Warsaw, Poland, when it suddenly veered off the road, smashing through the bridge's barriers on the way down.

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Lakociny is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Ostrow Wielkopolski, within Ostrow Wielkopolski County, Greater Poland Voivodeship, in west-central Poland.

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