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Yesterday | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

ISIS threatens life of next captive

Hurricane Odile raked the Baja California Peninsula with strong winds and heavy rains early Monday as locals and tourists in the resort area of Los Cabos began to emerge from shelters and assess the damage. Hurricane Odile hammered Mexico's Baja California Peninsula overnight, tearing away the facades of luxury resorts, shattering countless car and hotel windows and leaving lobbies swamped and full of debris on Monday.

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Yesterday | WTVC

Japan's whale hunt under scrutiny at IWC meeting

Pro- and anti-whaling countries are set to clash over Japan's intention to resume the hunting in the Antarctic next year despite a ruling by the top U.N. court. Japan's controversial plans will lead the agenda at the International Whaling Commission four-day meeting that started Monday in the Slovenian Adriatic Sea resort of Portoroz.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

Suria

Whale huddle braces for clash over...

Nations square off in Slovenia this week over the fate of hundreds of whales in the crosshairs of Japanese and Greenland hunters accused of sidestepping a commercial killing ban. A Japanese whaling ship leaves Ayukawa port in Ishinomaki City on April 26, 2014 under under tight security by the Japan Coast Guard - by Kazuhiro Nogi The stage is set for fiery debate among International Whaling Commission members, touching on issues of national sovereignty, aboriginal rights and the conservation of Earth's bounty.

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Nerve News

Three killed in Slovenia small aircraft crash

A small aircraft crashed Sunday immediately after taking off from an airport in Slovenia, killing three people and gravely injuring one person on board, a media report said. The accident took place around 1 p.m. at Divaca airport, some 70 km southwest of Ljubljana, when the four-seat wooden sport monoplane was taking off, Xinhua reported citing Radio-Television Slovenia.

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Monterey County Herald

2 dead in Slovenia floods, Croatia also hit hard

Authorities in Slovenia say two people have died in new floods that hit the Balkans this weekend after heavy rains. Police said Sunday a 30-year-old man and a 17-year-old girl drowned after their van plunged into a flood-swollen stream northeast of the capital, Ljubljana.

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ABC News

2 Dead in Slovenia Floods, Croatia Also Hit Hard

Authorities in Slovenia say two people have died in new floods that hit the Balkans this weekend after heavy rains. Police said Sunday a 30-year-old man and a 17-year-old girl drowned after their van plunged into a flood-swollen stream northeast of the capital, Ljubljana.

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The Miami Herald

2 dead in Slovenia floods, Croatia also hit hard

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

Nerve News

Heavy rains cause flooding in Slovenia

Heavy rains have swollen rivers in eastern Slovenia, causing extensive flooding in some flood-prone areas in the country, a media report said Saturday. Flooding has hit large swathes of eastern and south-central part of the country, in particular the watersheds of the Krka river and the Sava, the longest river in Slovenia, Xinhua reported citing Slovenian Television.

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GlobeNewswire

Esimit Europa 2 takes line honours at the Diplomatic Regatta in Slovenia

At the first race of this year's autumn racing season, the European-flagged Esimit Europa 2 was again first across the finish line at the Diplomatic Regatta, at which diplomats are invited to take part on board of the racing yachts. The multinational Esimit Sailing Team welcomed onboard Ambassador of Germany in Slovenia, dr.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Pope's WWI tribute infused with personal ties

In this Sunday, July 6, 2014 file photo, a night view of the Redipuglia monument to World War I dead in northeastern Italy. The largest Italian war memorial, Redipuglia encases 100,000 Italian soldiers killed in battle, 60,000 of those whose identity remains unknown and 40,000 who are identified, sometimes with just an initial.

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Sys-Con Media

Japan's 'Scientific Whaling' Under the Spotlight as...

The stage is set for a critical meeting of the IWC, the conservation body set up to protect whales, with up to 80+ member countries coming together for the first time in two years against the backdrop of a recent landmark judgment by the International Court of Justice which ruled that Japan's 'scientific whaling' in the Antarctic was illegal and must stop. After initially announcing it would comply with the March 2014 ruling and cancel its slaughter in the Southern Ocean Whale Sanctuary, Japan has stated that it intends to create a new research plan and resume killing of whales in the name of science after a one-year pause.

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

The Washington Post

Lana Trotov ek gives radiant show in Embassy Series

The concerts offered by the Embassy Series bring together the interests of music, cuisine and international relations in a way that seems peculiar to the nation's capital. The group's season opener was a recital by Slovenian violinist Lana Trotovsek, presented Tuesday evening at the Embassy of the Republic of Slovenia.

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Goal.com

Champions League Group G Betting Preview: Chelsea and Schalke to advance together yet again

Having finished alongside each other in first and second place in last year's group stages, Al Hain-Cole expects the Blues and the Konigsblauen to rise to the top once more After being placed alongside Schalke, Maribor and Sporting Lisbon in the Champions League group stages, Chelsea already appear destined to cruise into the knockout rounds. The Blues were deemed the biggest winners from the draw by the bookmakers, who cut them significantly in the outright market from around 9/1 to 6/1 .

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New Scientist

Japan tries everything it can to start whaling again

A bar on Japan's scientific whaling in the Antarctic could turn out to be short-lived. On the eve of a major meeting on whaling next week, Japan has asked for four of its coastal communities to be allowed to resume killing minke whales.

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Tue Sep 09, 2014

Hispanic Business

Electricity Distribution Slovenia

PODJETJE ZA DISTRIBUCIJO ELEKTRICNE ENERGIJE DD ELEKTRO MARIBOR PODJETJE ZA DISTRIBUCIJO ELEKTRICNE ENERGIJE DD ELEKTRO PRIMORSKA PODJETJE ZA DISTRIBUCIJO ELEKTRICNE ENERGIJE DD Description : EIB-eligible investments of Slovenian electricity distribution companies related to the extension and refurbishment of the network, as well as installation of advanced metering infrastructure. Objectives : The programme will enable the promoters to maintain high quality services and low losses, connect new end-users and also renewable generators, cater for growing peak demand in certain regions and also remedy the impact of the severe sleet and ice damages experienced in early 2014.

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Mon Sep 08, 2014

Nerve News

Indian wines sparkle at Ljubljana wine expo, stock sold out

Pleasing the palate of wine connoisseurs of central Europe, Indian wines made an impressive debut at Vino Ljubljana 2014 International Wine Fair in Slovenia with the entire stock sold out even before the event concluded, said their Italian importer. My stock of Indian wines was completely exhausted well before the closing time of the Expo Saturday and the stall had to be shut down by early evening, said Paolo Perilo, of Milan-based Twiner SRL, which had offered selected award-winner labels from Fratelli Wines and Sula Vineyards, representing the best of Indian terroirs uniqueness.

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Fri Sep 05, 2014

GlobeNewswire

DGAP-Adhoc: Fraport AG Frankfurt Airport Services Worldwide: Fraport...

Fraport AG Frankfurt Airport Services Worldwide / Key word : Acquisition/Agreement 05.09.2014 11:07 Dissemination of an Ad hoc announcement according to A 15 WpHG, transmitted by DGAP - a service of EQS Group AG. The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.

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Thu Sep 04, 2014

American Thinker

A Sly Defense of Muslim Grooming Gangs

As a Marxist revolutionary, Slavoj A1 2iA3 4ek has his cake and eats it: he believes in violent revolution as well as in "taking over the institutions" . Currently A1 2iA3 4ek is a senior academic at the following institutions: the Institute for Sociology and Philosophy at the University of Ljubljana in Slovenia; Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities ; the European Graduate School; and Kyung Hee University, South Korea.

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Wed Sep 03, 2014

Vital Football

Champions opportunity for midfielder

Former Dundee United midfielder Ryan Gauld has been included in Sporting Lisbon's Champions League squad.

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Tue Sep 02, 2014

Colombo Page

IFIMES presents a high award to Sri Lanka Foreign Minister

Sept 02, Colombo: The International Institute for Middle-East and Balkan Studies presented a high award for "special contribution to stability and peace in the Region" to Sri Lanka's Minister of External Affairs Prof.

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