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Myanmar Cracks Down on Education Protest at Yangon Pagoda[+]
NY Times | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:49 UTC

Police cracked down on students and other activists opposing Myanmar's new education law on Thursday, charging protesters with batons and dragging them into trucks at a well-known pagoda in the heart of the old capital.

'Parks And Rec' Creator: Rand Canceled Cameo Over Being Tied To Ron Swanson[+]
Talking Points Memo | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:42 UTC

Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) is usually quick with a zinger on Twitter, but the co-creator of the NBC

Pentagon to increase focus on cyber security of arms programs[+]
Reuters | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:41 UTC

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Cyber attacks on U.S. weapons programs and manufacturers are a pervasive problem that requires greater attention, the top U.S. arms buyer said Thursday, saying that he would add

Gold Little Changed Ahead of U.S. Jobs Report[+]
Wall Street Journal | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:41 UTC

Gold prices were little changed on Thursday, as traders stayed on the sidelines ahead of key U.S. employment data at the end of the week.

British teacher jailed for trying to join Islamic State in Syria[+]
Reuters | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:40 UTC

LONDON (Reuters) - A science teacher from northern England who supported Islamic State fighters in Syria before trying to go there himself has been jailed for six years. Jamshed Javeed, whose family hid

EU extends asset freeze on ex-Ukraine leader for a year[+]
Stamford Advocate | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:40 UTC

BRUSSELS (AP) The European Union has extended for a year an asset freeze on former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych and others in his administration linked to the misuse of state funds. The EU said in a statement Thursday that its measures target

EU extends asset freeze on ex-Ukraine leader for a year[+]
AP | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:40 UTC

BRUSSELS (AP) The European Union has extended for a year an asset freeze on former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych and others in his administration linked to the misuse of state funds. The EU said in a statement Thursday that its measures target

Avoca Borough taxes mailed[+]
Times Leader | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:40 UTC

AVOCA The 2015 county borough taxes have been mailed. Office hours are 5 to 6 p.m. on Mondays, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Rebate only on Tuesday and Thursday.

U.S. tilt toward Iran ignores its friends in Middle East[+]
Marketwatch.com | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:38 UTC

The more one searches, the less one finds anything new in the entire brouhaha surrounding Benjamin Netanyahus much-heralded speech to Congress on Tuesday.

South Korea on high alert after knife attack on U.S. ambassador[+]
UPI | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:37 UTC

Elizabeth ShimSEOUL, March 5 (UPI) -- An early morning knife attack against Mark Lippert, the top U.S. envoy to South Korea, gripped the country and stunned ordinary South Koreans on Thursday.

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EU Extends Asset Freeze on Ex-Ukraine Leader for a Year[+]
ABC News (US) | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:49 UTC

The European Union has extended for a year an asset freeze on former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych and others in his administration linked to the misuse of state funds. The EU said in a statement Thursday that its measures target

UN Rights Chief: Discredit IS, Give Peaceful Muslims Courage[+]
ABC News (US) | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:49 UTC

The United Nations' human rights chief is advocating an effort to discredit the Islamic State group and encourage peaceful Muslims to take a stand against extremist violence. Zeid Raad al-Hussein told the U.N. Human Rights Council in Geneva on Thursda

CBS News' women on the front line[+]
CBS News | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:42 UTC

To mark International Women's Day, we find out what drives some of our award-winning women correspondents and producers to risk it all for the story

Britain's MI5, MI6 Should Recruit Moms as Spies, Watchdog Suggests[+]
NBC News | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:27 UTC

LONDON Attention, middle-aged moms: Britain's spy agencies need you.The U.K. intelligence services need to start recruiting more mothers in order to end ge...

Netanyahu's Iran Speech Gains Tacit Support in Saudi Arabia[+]
ABC News (US) | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:24 UTC

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's fiery speech this week before the U.S. Congress, in which he argued against an emerging nuclear deal with Iran, has received tacit support from an unlikely quarter -- Saudi Arabia. The oil-rich Sunni kingdom

Russia ranks highest for female top managers[+]
RT.com | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:14 UTC

Russia is leading the way when it comes to womens career development, with 40 percent of top managers women.

Cops Rescue Dog Shot And Tied To Rail Tracks[+]
Sky News | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:13 UTC

The female mixed breed was shot twice in her neck and her right front leg will have to be amputated, said Florida police.

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Murder Suspect Only Wanted to Kill Himself, Defense Argues[+]
ABC News (US) | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:43 UTC

Opening statements in the N.C. trial of Jonathan Broyhill focused on the suspect???s mental state, with the defense saying he wanted to kill himself, not his friend's wife.

US Draft Urges UN to Condemn Use of Chlorine in Syria[+]
ABC News (US) | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:31 UTC

US draft urges UN Security Council to condemn use of chlorine in Syria; doesn't assign blame

Watch Live: Louisville Mayor Holds Briefing Winter Storm[+]
NBC News | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:31 UTC

Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer holds a news conference on winter storm.

Supreme Court Schedules Argument in Same-Sex Marriage Case For April 28[+]
NBC News | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:28 UTC

The Supreme Court has set April 28 as the date for historic arguments on gay marriage.The justices agreed in January to definitively answer whether the Const...

Snowbound Drivers Tweet Their Pleas for Food, Bathrooms[+]
ABC News (US) | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:17 UTC

Many Kentucky drivers spent the snowy evening in their cars, counting down the nine hours or more via Twitter, after two serious accidents on a major interstate.

Boston Marathon bombing survivor Rebekah Gregory writes letter to suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev[+]
CBS News | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:11 UTC

Rebekah Gregory, who lost a leg in the bombing, signs the letter: "Someone you shouldn't have messed with"

Interstate Becomes Parking Lot in Kentucky[+]
NBC News | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:10 UTC

Snow and ice strand drivers on Kentucky's Interstate 71. WAVE's Theo Keith reports.

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US Politics

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Brown family responds to DOJ findings[+]
MSNBC | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:43 UTC

The family of Michael Brown, the 18 year-old shot and killed in Ferguson, MO, hold a press conference to discuss the findings by the Department of Justice.

Mitch McConnell's message to states: ignore t[+]
MSNBC | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:40 UTC

It's bold advice: the Senate Majority Leader is urging state officials to not only ignore the climate crisis, but also to ignore the EPA and federal regulations

Here Are The 379 Companies Urging The Supreme Court To Support Same-Sex Marriage[+]
The Huffington Post | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:34 UTC

Big business has come out in favor of same-sex marriage. Exactly 379 corporations and employer organizations urged the Supreme Court to strike down state bans on gay marriage, according to a friend-of-the-court brief obtained by The Huffington Post. The

The Guts of the Netanyahu-Obama Flare-Up: The White House Versus Congress[+]
The Huffington Post | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:33 UTC

Lost in the focus on slights to President Obama by Prime Minister Netanyahu's appearance Tuesday before Congress without first securing his blessings are two critical points: 1. Speech about critical issues of U.S. foreign policy should be unrestrained;

Kevin Spacey Plays Hardball[+]
MSNBC | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:31 UTC

Dont miss Chris Matthews sit-down with Kevin Spacey on Monday, March 9 at 7pm ET.

5 things you might not know about Selma[+]
MSNBC | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:29 UTC

Five things you might not know about the Selma marches.

Ben Carson Won't Talk About Gay Rights Anymore[+]
The Huffington Post | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:28 UTC

Famed neurosurgeon Ben Carson said Wednesday that he would no longer be talking about gay marriage because, in his view, he was taken out of context by "liberal press" when he claimed that prisons prove that being gay isn't a choice. First of all, it was

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AMCs The Night Manager Casts Olivia Colman, Tom Hollander and Elizabeth Debicki[+]
Variety | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:34 UTC

British thesps Olivia Colman and Tom Hollander, and Australian actress Elizabeth Debicki, have been cast in the AMC/BBC One co-production “The Night Manager” alongside Hugh Laurie and Tom Hiddleston. The miniseries is based on John le Carrs no

TV Review: A&Es The Returned[+]
Variety | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:30 UTC

The Returned is, at least initially, an extremely faithful retelling of Les Revenants much like Gracepoint, Foxs adaptation of the British series Broadchurch. Only here, the name of the A&E series is the English translation of the French drama that a

Ringling Bros. Circus to Drop Elephant Acts By 2018[+]
Variety | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:13 UTC

Responding to mounting criticism, Feld Entertainment’s Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus said Thursday it would end the use of Asian elephants in its traveling shows by 2018. The move comes in the wake of calls by conservationists, anima

Benji Madden Sends Love Messages to Cameron 'Bae' Diaz on Instagram[+]
Entertainment Tonight | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:06 UTC

Pay TV Channel Creator SPI Int. Receives Clearance for Nine Services in Brazil[+]
Variety | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:01 UTC

Ancine, Brazils federal film/TV agency, has given clearance to international pay TV operator SPI International to enter the still fast-growing Brazilian pay TV market. Authorization extends to nine themed niche SPI Intl. channels, including FightBox HD, w

Crowdfunding Campaign Starts for Check It Documentary on Gay Gang[+]
Variety | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:01 UTC

Filmmakers Dana Flor and Toby Oppenheimer (“The Nine Lives of Marion Barry”) have launched a campaign on the Indiegogo crowdfunding platform to raise $60,000to finish their gay gang documentary “Check It.” The film follows the Chec

Producer Steve Tisch Donates $10 Million to Tel Aviv University Film School (EXCLUSIVE)[+]
Variety | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:00 UTC

TEL AVIV Producer Steve Tisch has both a Super Bowl ring and an Academy Award. Now, thanks to a record-breaking philanthropic gift, he also has a film school that bears his name. The New York Giants co-owner and Forrest Gump producer has made a $10 milli

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Science

Arctic Sea Ice Is Getting Thinner, Faster Scientific American
Scientists try to piece together exactly how fast Arctic sea ice is thinning ....

DNews: Why Younger Women Put Off Getting Heart Help Discovery News
Women under the age of 55 are twice as likely as men to die after being hospitalized for a heart attack. What gives? It turns out women may set aside serious concer....

Extreme Rain May Flood 54 Million People by 2030 Scientific American
Floods could affect twice as many people as currently within 15 years, according to a new tool ....

"Why Isn't the Universe as Bright as It Should Be?" MIT The Daily Galaxy
A handful of new stars are born each year in the Milky Way, while many more blink on across the universe. But astronomers have observed that galaxies should be chur....

Jawbone Fossil May Mark Dawn of Humankind Scientific American
A 2.8-million-year mandible and a digital model of a key fossil paint a complicated picture of the genus Homo ....

5 Of The Coldest Places Where Science Is Happening Popular Science
This winter is so cold. How cold is it? Thanks for asking. This winter is so cold that one lobster scientist in Maine has been trapped on her island home/research s....

Why Hasn't the Homeland Seen a Major Attack? Discovery News
Smaller terrorist groups are tougher to stop, but they also tend to cause less damage.Smaller terrorist groups are tougher to stop, but they also tend to cause less....

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Top Tech Headlines

Personal drone registration will become necessary, U.K. Lords say Gigaom.com | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:34 UTC
A U.K House of Lords committee has recommended that, in the long term, people operating drones for leisure may need to register them so their owners can be....

Technical Machine launches new board and makes production easier Gigaom.com | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:32 UTC
Technical Machine, a startup making a development boards for the internet of things, has launched a second generation product that has more power and better....

Acer’s newest Chromebox packs more power, 4k video support Gigaom.com | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:07 UTC
When you think of using a computer with a 4k video monitor, a Chromebox probably doesnt come to mind. After all, those little boxes are just wimpy little....

With Dropbox Groups, businesses can finally sort folders based on departments Gigaom.com | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:00 UTC
Dropbox is rolling out a new feature called Groups and a related API that should make it easier for businesses to manage all of their content stored in Dropbox,....

Google just learned how to mix cocktails The Verge | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:00 UTC
Google announced a new addition to its Knowledge Graph this morning, adding cards that walk through the recipes for various cocktails. The cards break down the ....

CSI: Cyber Is an Incoherent Techno-Paranoid Diaper (In a Good Way) Gizmodo | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:00 UTC
CSI: Cyber is not a good television show. It is hackneyed and paranoid. But come on. You already knew that. This is the kind of show that uses unironic Hackers-styl....

Do You Love Your Pup Enough to Buy It a $30,000 Doghouse? Gizmodo | Thu Mar 05, 2015 14:45 UTC
What is billed as the world's largest dog show, Crufts 2015, is getting under way in England today. And to commemorate the occasion, Samsung tasked its designer....

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Toronto ranks near top in the world for number of ultra-rich residents CTV News | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:49 UTC
The 2015 Wealth Report, prepared by real estate consultancy Knight Frank, lists Toronto as the 12th most important city on the planet for ultra-high-net-worth indiv....

EU Extends Asset Freeze on Ex-Ukraine Leader for a Year ABC News (US) | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:49 UTC
The European Union has extended for a year an asset freeze on former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych and others in his administration linked to the misuse of ....

UN Rights Chief: Discredit IS, Give Peaceful Muslims Courage ABC News (US) | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:49 UTC
The United Nations' human rights chief is advocating an effort to discredit the Islamic State group and encourage peaceful Muslims to take a stand against extre....

Kurt Busch won't face any criminal charges ESPN | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:46 UTC
Suspended NASCAR driver Kurt Busch will not face criminal charges over the alleged assault of his ex-girlfriend Patricia Driscoll at Dover International Speedway on....

DA urges probe into high cost on RDP houses repair SABC | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:45 UTC
The Democratic Alliance (DA) in Parliament says it will call for an investigation into the exorbitant costs spent on repairing RDP houses.....

DirectTV Sub-Contractor Sexually Assaulted Customer: Police NBC Connecticut | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:44 UTC
West Hartford police have arrested a sub-contractor for DirectTV, whos accused of sexually assaulting a customer when he visited a home to install equipment.....

Killingly Schools Closed After Buses Picked Up Some Students NBC Connecticut | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:44 UTC
Public schools in Killingly are closed for the day, but the decision was made after busses picked up some of the students.....

Hearing, Meeting Tonight for Windsor Lock Police Sergeant Settlement NBC Connecticut | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:43 UTC
Residents will soon be voting on a $460,000 settlement for a Windsor Locks police sergeant who was acquitted of hindering the investigation into a fatal crash that ....

Murder Suspect Only Wanted to Kill Himself, Defense Argues ABC News (US) | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:43 UTC
Opening statements in the N.C. trial of Jonathan Broyhill focused on the suspect???s mental state, with the defense saying he wanted to kill himself, not his friend....

CBS News' women on the front line CBS News | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:42 UTC
To mark International Women's Day, we find out what drives some of our award-winning women correspondents and producers to risk it all for the story....

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Canada

Host website fires woman who streamed raunchy shows from Windsor library branches Vancouver Sun | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:49 UTC
Police believe the young woman also streamed from Tim Hortons coffee shops but arent sure which ones because one looks like the other....

Halifax police find a seal 'taking a leisurely stroll' down the middle of a downtown street Vancouver Sun | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:49 UTC
Smelling something fishy the officers took matters in hand and located the silly seal as it was taking a leisurely stroll down the middle of Lower Water Street....

World's Fare: Recipe for honey-za'atar glazed rack of lamb Vancouver Sun | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:49 UTC
When I was growing up in Dubai, my favourite afterschool snack was manaeesh bi zaatar, a warm flatbread smeared with a deep green paste made of olive oil and the be....

New guardrails turn into 'rigid spears' that 'sever limbs,' Ontario city alleges in $500 million lawsuit Vancouver Sun | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:49 UTC
Canadian officials are awaiting test results regarding thousands of American safety devices with alleged defects, while Stratford has launched a lawsuit....

'The ultimate insult': DND won't say how it will respond to report on Afghanistan veteran's suicide National Post | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:49 UTC
In an unprecedented move, the Department of National Defence has slapped a secret order on its response to the high-profile Military Police Complaints Commission re....

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Egypt puts over 200 on trial, accused of militant activity Reuters | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:52 UTC
CAIRO (Reuters) - An Egyptian court opened the trial on Thursday of 213 suspected militants, including members of the army and police, on charges of joining Egypt&#....

Firefighters rescue wedged dog from wall gap UPI | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:48 UTC
Ben HooperWEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif., March 5 (UPI) -- Firefighters in the Los Angeles area were caught on camera rescuing a small yellow dog that became wedged in the ....

Israel eases restrictions on Gaza vegetable exports AP | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:48 UTC
JERUSALEM (AP) Israel has eased its restrictions on Gaza vegetable exports, a move that could help both Palestinian farmers and pious Jews. Cogat, the military age....

US factory orders slip 0.2 percent in January but key investment category shows gain AP | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:41 UTC
WASHINGTON (AP) US factory orders slip 0.2 percent in January but key investment category shows gain.....

Pentagon to increase focus on cyber security of arms programs Reuters | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:41 UTC
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Cyber attacks on U.S. weapons programs and manufacturers are a pervasive problem that requires greater attention, the top U.S. arms buyer sai....

Exclusive: White House mulled, then balked at curbing explosive gas on oil trains Reuters | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:40 UTC
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Obama administration weighed national standards to control explosive gas in oil trains last year but rejected the move, deciding instead ....

British teacher jailed for trying to join Islamic State in Syria Reuters | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:40 UTC
LONDON (Reuters) - A science teacher from northern England who supported Islamic State fighters in Syria before trying to go there himself has been jailed for six y....

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Top Business News

Gold Little Changed Ahead of U.S. Jobs Report Wall Street Journal | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:41 UTC
Gold prices were little changed on Thursday, as traders stayed on the sidelines ahead of key U.S. employment data at the end of the week.....

U.S. Airlines Detail Claims of Subsidies to Persian Gulf Rivals Wall Street Journal | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:41 UTC
The three largest U.S. airlines released details of a report they say demonstrate $40 billion in government subsidies and unfair advantages their three state-owned ....

ExxonMobil: we can weather low oil prices Financial Times | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:40 UTC
US oil group’s chief executive says no limit to size of potential deals....

Record share buybacks announced in February bodes well for the stock market--TrimTabs Marketwatch.com | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:38 UTC
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Announced corporate stock repurchases jumped to a record $104.3 billion in February, topping the previous record of $99.8 billion announce....

U.S. tilt toward Iran ignores its friends in Middle East Marketwatch.com | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:38 UTC
The more one searches, the less one finds anything new in the entire brouhaha surrounding Benjamin Netanyahus much-heralded speech to Congress on Tuesday. ....

Finra program hasn't barred any brokers who worked at 'Wolf of Wall Street' firm Marketwatch.com | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:38 UTC
Christopher Veale started his career as a stockbroker at the notorious boiler room Stratton Oakmont Inc. depicted in the film The Wolf of Wall Street. In the 20 yea....

Ferguson's Lopsided Criminal Penalties for African Americans, and What They Mean for Libertarian Reformers Bloomberg | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:37 UTC
The Ferguson report and the libertarian moment.....

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US Newspapers: National

Myanmar Cracks Down on Education Protest at Yangon Pagoda NY Times
Police cracked down on students and other activists opposing Myanmar's new education law on Thursday, charging protesters with batons and dragging them into tru....

UN Rights Chief: Discredit IS, Give Peaceful Muslims Courage NY Times
The United Nations' human rights chief is advocating an effort to discredit the Islamic State group and encourage peaceful Muslims to take a stand against extre....

Review of Clinton Emails to Take 'Several Months'-U.S. Official NY Times
A review of Hillary Clinton's personal emails while she was secretary of state will take several months, a senior State Department official said on Thursday, a ....

Amid Crisis, Venezuelans Commemorate Chavez NY Times
Early morning fireworks burst over Venezuela's capital on Thursday for a commemoration of Hugo Chavez on the second anniversary of his death, even as an economi....

Jerome Kurtz, IRS commissioner under Carter, dies at 83 Washington Post
Mr. Kurtz sought to reverse policies that he considered disproportionately beneficial to the rich.....

Productivity falls at faster pace, labor costs rise USA Today
U.S. worker productivity was even weaker than first thought from October through December while labor costs rose at a faster rate.....

Prosecutors: No charges for NASCAR driver Kurt Busch Washington Post
Delaware prosecutors say they will not file criminal charges against NASCAR driver Kurt Busch following allegations of domestic violence by his ex-girlfriend.....

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US Local Markets

Attorney: Man Who Drove Dead Neighbor To Law Office Will Not Be Arrested American Live Wire
A man who drove his dead neighbor to his attorneys office claiming he killed him in self-defense will not be arrested, Robert Harris, his attorney, said.....

Thai court sentences 'Red Shirts' to jail for 2009 rioting Stamford Advocate
BANGKOK (AP) Thai news reports say 15 members of the ....

Israel eases restrictions on Gaza vegetable exports Stamford Advocate
Cogat, the military agency that deals with Gaza civilian affairs, said Thursday that farmers can begin marketing vegetables to Israel next week for the first time s....

Ringling Bros. phasing out iconic elephant acts by 2018 WNCT
The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus will phase out the show's iconic elephants from its performances by 2018, telling The Associated Press exclusi....

Heavy duty: Baylor to try 410-pounder at TE ESPN
The Baylor Bears are having LaQuan McGowen -- all 6-foot-7, 410 pounds of him -- practice at tight end and at H-back during spring practices.....

Prosecutors: No Charges for NASCAR Driver Busch NBC Connecticut
Delaware prosecutors say they will not file criminal charges against NASCAR driver Kurt Busch following allegations of domestic violence by his ex-girlfriend. NASCA....

Kurt Busch won't face any criminal charges ESPN
Suspended NASCAR driver Kurt Busch will not face criminal charges over the alleged assault of his ex-girlfriend Patricia Driscoll at Dover International Speedway on....

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Africa

DA urges probe into high cost on RDP houses repair SABC
The Democratic Alliance (DA) in Parliament says it will call for an investigation into the exorbitant costs spent on repairing RDP houses.....

24.com to launch wire service Business Report (IOL)
Johannesburg - Media24's digital division, 24.com, is launching a news wire service next month, it announced on Thursday. ....

Baby snatched from Cape Town hospital News24
A 12-day-old baby boy has been abducted from Cape Town's Groote Schuur hospital on New Year's Day, Western Cape police say.....

US braces for another bitter storm News24
A winter storm stretching from Texas to southern New England is expected to dump up to 30cm of snow on the eastern United States and has forced schools and local go....

Snatched W Cape baby found News24
A baby boy who was 12 days old when he was abducted from Cape Towns Groote Schuur hospital on New Year's Day, has been found, Western Cape police say. ....

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Europe

A Mediterranean diet is even better for you than you thought The Independent | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:49 UTC
You've heard the evidence before but one can never be too sure yet another study has shown that adopting a Mediterranean diet is good for your health.....

Facebook boast led to arrest of armed robber who bragged about plans to 'do' Tesco The Independent | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:49 UTC
An armed robber posted about his plans to steal from Tesco on Facebook moments before he was arrested.....

The site fuelling China's crush on male commuters snapped on the Tube The Independent | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:49 UTC
Scores of men on the London Underground are being celebrated in China for their good looks, but they likely have no idea of their newfound celebrity.....

At least one in five Poles needs psychiatrist Radio Poland | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:49 UTC
Some 20-30 percent of Poles suffer from mental-health issues, the health ministry said on Thursday.....

Ukraine, Poland sign agreement on security cooperation window.flashvars = { time: "17:48:14" }; var aClick = function(){return true;} var getTimetable = function(d){ $.ajax( { url:'/ge Radio Ukraine | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:47 UTC
An agreement on cooperation between the National Security and Defence Council (NSDC) of Ukraine and the National Security Bureau (BBN) of the Republic of Poland has....

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Middle East

Military pressure may be needed to oust Assad: Kerry The Daily Star
Military pressure may be needed to oust Assad, Kerry says.....

Saudi FM urges coalition to face ISIS challenge on the ground The Daily Star
Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Saud al-Faisal calls on the US-led coalition conducting airstrikes against ISIS in Syria and Iraq to fight the jihadis on the ground.....

Australia Offers Prisoner Swap to Save Death Row Pair Qatar News Agency
Canberra, March 05 (QNA) - Australia's foreign minister Julie Bishop has offered a prisoner swap in a last-ditch attempt to save two Australian men on death row....

Gaza power plant shuts down over Palestinian tax dispute The Daily Star
The Gaza Strip's sole power plant has halted production, the Hamas-run energy authority says, following a dispute with the West Bank-based Palestinian Authority ove....

WHO calls for reduced sugars intake among adults and children IRNA
Geneva, March 5, IRNA -- A new guideline from the World Health Organization recommends adults and children reduce their daily intake of free sugars to less than 10%....

Right-wing activists fail to stop sale of East Jerusalem building to Arab tenants Haaretz Daily
Spearheaded by city councillor Aryeh King, right wingers had tried to thwart Jewish owners' decision to sell to building's longtime residents.....

Haaretz's Week in Photos Haaretz Daily
From Purim costumes to protesters in New York City, 25 of the best photos of the week from around Israel and the Middle East.....

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East Asia

Military budget, pollution on top agenda Ecns.cn
Defense budget to rise about 10%....

Infographics: Government target completion rate Ecns.cn

Fire department stresses fireworks safety Ecns.cn
China's firefighting body has warned people to be careful setting off fireworks during Thursday's Lantern Festival.....

Paper cattle burnt in folk festival for happiness Ecns.cn

Beijing Guoan beats Suwon Samsung FC 1-0 at AFC Champions League Ecns.cn

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South Asia

Art 370 cannot be touched: Mehbooba Press Trust of India
New Delhi, Mar 5 (PTI) Article 370, which grants specialstatus to Jammu and Kashmir, "cannot be touched" and people donot get swayed by slogans anymore, PDP....

The way to Shanti The Hindu
The iconic theatre on Mount Road is set to make way for an entertainment plaza....

Fight over Biju legacy in Odisha's Steel City on anniv dayFight over Biju legacy in Odisha's Steel City on anniv day Odisha Sun Times
Reported by Malay Ray Rourkela, Mar 5: An unseemly spat broke out between the two sworn enemies in Rourkela politics BJP MLA Dillip Ray and former MLA and BJD lead....

Bringing spring to life The Hindu
Anams Man launched their Spring-Summer collection at a star-studded show in the city....

Moodys lauds Indias inflation targeting mechanism The Telegraph - Calcutta
Mumbai, March 5: Moodys Investors Services, the global credit rating agency, has said that the inflation targeting mechanism that the Centre and the Reserve Bank of....

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South East Asia

Cop arrested after shooting dead man mistaken for motorcycle thief Malay Mail Online
ALOR STAR, March 5 A police corporal was arrested for opening fire and killing a man in Kampung Guar Nenas, Gurun yesterday.Kedah CID chief ACP Mohd Nashir Ya said....

After Ebola ban, North Korea opens marathon to foreigners Today Online
TOKYO - After lifting travel restrictions it imposed because of concerns over the Ebola virus, North Korea says foreigners can now take part in one of its most popu....

VW plans to give update on China budget car in foreseeable future Malay Mail Online
GENEVA, March 5 Volkswagen AG is making progress toward adding a no-frills brand in China after delays as engineers at the worlds second-largest automaker struggle....

NDP 2015 to be held at Padang and Marina Bay floating platform Today Online
SINGAPORE - The Marina Bay area will set the stage for Singapore's biggest National Day Parade ever, with two locations to be set aside the for the parade - the Pad....

Euro hits 11-year low against dollar before ECB meets Malay Mail Online
LONDON, Mar 5 The euro hit its lowest level for more than 11 years today, with investors awaiting key updates from the European Central Bank over its latest stimul....

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China aims at medium-to-high speed of growth Ecns.cn | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:53 UTC
The shrinking Chinese economy can still maintain medium-to-high speed of growth and achieve medium-to-high level of development, according to a government work repo....

A spectacular view of the Kaba River in early spring Ecns.cn | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:52 UTC

Military budget, pollution on top agenda Ecns.cn | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:48 UTC
Defense budget to rise about 10%....

Infographics: Government target completion rate Ecns.cn | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:44 UTC

Fire department stresses fireworks safety Ecns.cn | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:43 UTC
China's firefighting body has warned people to be careful setting off fireworks during Thursday's Lantern Festival.....

US Senate fails to override pipeline veto news.com.au | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:42 UTC
THE Republican-controlled Senate has failed to override President Barack Obama's veto of a bill approving the Keystone XL oil pipeline.....

Toyota promotes US execs, The Australian | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:42 UTC
TOYOTA has announced sweeping management changes that consolidate power with North American CEO Jim Lentz and promote some US executives to senior posts in Japan.....

Stocks to watch on Thursday news.com.au | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:42 UTC
STOCKS to watch on the Australian stock exchange on Thursday, March 5:....

NZ dollar hits new record against euro news.com.au | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:42 UTC
THE New Zealand dollar rose to a record against the euro ahead of a European Central Bank meeting where it's expected to detail plans for its quantitative easin....

Paper cattle burnt in folk festival for happiness Ecns.cn | Thu Mar 05, 2015 15:41 UTC

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