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Fast Food Workers Lose Their Jobs After Marijuana Advocate Offers to Pay With Weed[+]
The Blaze | Fri May 29, 2015 05:23 UTC

Two fast food workers in Washington have been fired after a marijuana advocate and another individual caught them on video accepting weed as payment for food. Jonah Tacoma was ordering through the drive-thru at Frugals in Tacoma, Washington, last month w

Kluber strikes out 13 in Indians' 5-3 win over Mariners[+]
AP | Fri May 29, 2015 05:06 UTC

SEATTLE (AP) Corey Kluber struck out 13 in seven innings to win his third straight decision, Jason Kipnis continued his hot May with two hits and two RBIs, and the Cleveland Indians beat the Seattle Mariners 5-3 on Thursday night. Cleveland won for the e

AP Exclusive: UN rights staff fear for jobs amid abuse case[+]
AP | Fri May 29, 2015 05:02 UTC

UNITED NATIONS (AP) The U.N.'s poor handling of child sexual abuse claims against French soldiers has human rights staffers fearing for their jobs as they struggle with how to respond to highly sensitive allegations in the future, according to a lett

Obama administration lays out controversial plans to protect sage grouse[+]
Foxnews | Fri May 29, 2015 05:00 UTC

Interior Secretary Sally Jewell revealed plans Thursday to preserve habitat in 10 Western states for an imperiled ground-dwelling bird, the federal government's biggest land-planning effort to date for conservation of a single species.

Alleged Nazi war criminal wanted by Russia dies in Quebec[+]
AP | Fri May 29, 2015 05:00 UTC

MONTREAL (AP) The second most wanted man on the Simon Wiesenthal Center's list of Nazi war criminals charged earlier this month by Russia with genocide has died at age 93, his lawyer said. Vladimir Katriuk passed away last week after a long illness

Effect of bird flu on egg prices no yolk[+]
St. Louis Post Dispatch | Fri May 29, 2015 05:00 UTC

Wholesale egg prices have spiked as millions of birds are lost to the disease.

Vet, 92, receives diploma after dropping out to fight in war[+]
Washington Times | Fri May 29, 2015 04:41 UTC

A 92-year-old World War II veteran from Ohio has received his high school diploma after dropping out at the age of 17 to fight in the war.

IRS Hires $1,000-An-Hour Lawyers And It Might Have Violated Federal Law[+]
The Daily Caller | Fri May 29, 2015 04:36 UTC

Internal Revenue Service lawyers up to perform a costly audit of Microsoft.

Ted Cruz opposed Sandy aid saying bill was filled with pork[+]
NY Daily News | Fri May 29, 2015 04:28 UTC

Uber drivers protest proposed regulations of car-hailing apps[+]
NY Post | Fri May 29, 2015 04:16 UTC

Dozens of angry Uber drivers protested outside Taxi and Limousine Commission offices in lower Manhattan on Thursday as the agency weighed proposed new regulations aimed at reining in car-service apps....

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For Western female jihadis, Syria is one-way journey[+]
Euronews | Fri May 29, 2015 05:20 UTC

For hundreds of Western girls joining Islamist groups, Syria is a one-way journey. Only two in approximately 600 are known to have made it out of the war zone, according to figures from European governments that monitor the returns. The ease with which yo

'The status quo is not good enough': David Cameron kicks off EU tour[+]
Euronews | Fri May 29, 2015 05:19 UTC

British Prime Minister David Cameron has kicked off a two-day tour of the European Union with meetings with his Dutch counterpart Mark Rutte in The Hague, and in Paris with the French President Franois Hollande. There, he warned changes were necessary wit

Twin car bombs at top Baghdad hotels kill 10, wound 30[+]
Euronews | Fri May 29, 2015 05:18 UTC

Car bombs exploded in the parking lots of two luxury hotels in central Baghdad late on Thursday, killing at least 10 people and wounding 30. The first bomb targeted the Babylon hotel, where government officials often hold meetings and news conferences. A

Don't point fingers says Myanmar at migrant summit[+]
Deutsche Welle | Fri May 29, 2015 05:17 UTC

Delegates from 17 governments along with international organizations have met in Thailand to address the refugee crisis in Southeast Asia. Myanmar has taken exception to being blamed for the problem.

Southern Japanese island evacuated after volcanic eruption[+]
Foxnews | Fri May 29, 2015 05:15 UTC

A volcano erupted on a small island in southern Japan on Friday, spewing black clouds of ash and rock towering into the sky and prompting authorities to tell residents to evacuate the island.

Syrian rebels seize last city in Idlib province, eye Damascus[+]
Euronews | Fri May 29, 2015 05:12 UTC

Nusra Front, the Syrian affiliate of al Qaeda, said on Thursday it had taken over Ariha, the last city in the northwestern province of Idlib that was still held by the government. The Sunni Muslim rebel group said it had overrun several checkpoints that d

Russia 'amassing artillery' near border with eastern Ukraine, reports suggest[+]
Euronews | Fri May 29, 2015 05:11 UTC

Photos taken by Reuters news agency purport to show Russian troops, tanks and artillery being amassed at a temporary base near the border with Ukraine. According to a reporter, hundreds of pieces of weaponry are being stockpiled some 50 kilometres from th

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Untouchable Zuma Shrugs Off South Africa Scandals Aided by ANC[+]
Bloomberg | Fri May 29, 2015 05:38 UTC

Myanmar Warns Against 'Finger Pointing' at Migrant Meeting[+]
ABC News (US) | Fri May 29, 2015 05:33 UTC

A regional meeting called to address the swelling tide of boat people in Southeast Asia began Friday with a defensive Myanmar official criticizing those who blame his country for causing the crisis, saying

Court-appointed psychiatrist says Colorado theater gunman was legally sane[+]
Foxnews | Fri May 29, 2015 05:30 UTC

The man who killed 12 moviegoers and wounded scores of others in a suburban Denver theater was mentally ill but legally sane, a court-appointed psychiatrist testified Thursday.

South African Former President Mbeki Denies World Cup Bribe Paid[+]
Bloomberg | Fri May 29, 2015 05:25 UTC

New Zealand Will Vote Against Blatter in FIFA President Election[+]
Bloomberg | Fri May 29, 2015 05:25 UTC

Authorities searching for suspect in Kansas after Oklahoma officer shot in head during pursuit[+]
Foxnews | Fri May 29, 2015 05:22 UTC

Authorities say two people are in custody and a manhunt is underway in southeastern Kansas after an Oklahoma police officer was shot in the head during a pursuit.

Phoenix mosque to be target of Muhammad cartoon contest[+]
CBS News | Fri May 29, 2015 05:20 UTC

Organizer says contest and rally, which come weeks after a shooting at a similar event in Texas, is meant to "show the true colors of Islam"

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Fast Food Workers Lose Their Jobs After Marijuana Advocate Offers to Pay With Weed[+]
The Blaze | Fri May 29, 2015 05:23 UTC

Two fast food workers in Washington have been fired after a marijuana advocate and another individual caught them on video accepting weed as payment for food. Jonah Tacoma was ordering through the drive-thru at Frugals in Tacoma, Washington, last month w

States declare war on powdered alcohol[+]
Washington Examiner | Fri May 29, 2015 05:21 UTC

Powdered alcohol, given the green light by federal regulators in March, is facing battles across the country as state legislatures and federal politicians file legislation aimed at banning the newly approved product.Eighty-one bills seeking to ban or regu

In Search of the Democratic Soul[+]
The Huffington Post | Fri May 29, 2015 05:10 UTC

A Google search for the phrase "soul of the Democratic Party" yields thousands of hits, because the struggle for that soul has been a perennial subject of debate. I've probably used the phrase myself. But after a week spent tracking the independent left'

Citations for the May 28, 2015 TRMS[+]
MSNBC | Fri May 29, 2015 05:03 UTC

Links to material cited on Thursday night's show

Cowards, Liars, Freaks, and Fools[+]
LewRockwell.com | Fri May 29, 2015 05:01 UTC

Gus Demos ofPerpetual AssetsInterviews Gerald Celente, the founder of the Trends Research Institute, Celente discusses the events and experiences that made him a political atheist. He doesn’t mince any words talking about the absurd level of hypocri

LRC Best-Selling Books[+]
LewRockwell.com | Fri May 29, 2015 05:01 UTC

Compost Everything: The Good Guide to Extreme Composting David Goodman Doctoring Data: How to sort out medical advice from medical nonsense Dr Malcolm Kendrick Battlefield America: The War on the American People John W. Whitehead Brain Maker: The Power of

When a Millennial Tries To Get a Job[+]
LewRockwell.com | Fri May 29, 2015 05:01 UTC

In Global Youth Unemployment Hits 35 Million As Recent Grads Lean On Parents, we documented what we have called the pitiable plight of recent college graduates whose degrees now cost in excess of $35,000 and who are entering a job market bereft of real op

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'Bob's Burgers' Writer Raises $14K in Two Days to Watch 'Entourage' Movie for Charity[+]
Hollywood Reporter | Fri May 29, 2015 04:48 UTC

Bobs Burgers writer Wendy Molyneux hated the HBO series Entourage so much so that she joked to her husband that someone would have to pay her $10,000 to see the upcoming big-screen version.

'Big Bang Theory' Sets Up Math & Science Scholarship at UCLA[+]
Entertainment Tonight | Fri May 29, 2015 04:33 UTC

The hit CBS sitcom is giving back to support the sciences.

Endemol Shine Names Fennessy Brothers As Joint Heads of Australian Unit[+]
Hollywood Reporter | Fri May 29, 2015 04:25 UTC

Shine Group Australia founders and CEOs Mark and Carl Fennessy have been named joint heads ofEndemol Shine Australia, it was announced Friday, despite declaring just six weeks ago they would step away from the company once the merger between Shine and End

Shanghai Film Festival: Record Number of Entries Unveiled, Strong Asian Focus[+]
Hollywood Reporter | Fri May 29, 2015 04:02 UTC

The 18th edition of the Shanghai International Film Festival has received a record 2,096 entries from 108 countries and regions, organizers said, and this year's event will have a strong Asian focus.

Strong Asian Focus as Shanghai Film Festival Unveils Record Number of Entries[+]
Hollywood Reporter | Fri May 29, 2015 04:02 UTC

The 18th edition of the Shanghai International Film Festival has received a record 2,096 entries from 108 countries and regions, organizers said, and this year's event will have a strong Asian focus.

'Bachelor' Host Chris Harrison Reacts to Chris & Whitney's Split: It's 'Sad'[+]
Entertainment Tonight | Fri May 29, 2015 03:46 UTC

The longtime host is as bummed as you are about the latest Bachelor breakup.

Mariah Carey Says 'American Idol' "Was the Worst Experience of My Life" Carey was a judge on season 12 alongside Randy Jackson, Keith Urban and Nicki Minaj.[+]
Hollywood Reporter | Fri May 29, 2015 03:28 UTC

Mariah Carey got candid on Australia's Kyle and Jackie O show on Wednesday, describing her time on American Idol as "the worst experience of my life.

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Science

Godwits are flexible...when they get the chance EurekAlert
Black-tailed godwits are able to cope with unpredictable weather. This was revealed by a thorough analysis of the extraordinary spring of 2013 by ecologist Nathan S....

Scientists offer advice on how best to respond to reviewers Nature
Top tips include getting reviewers to be your advocates, and not caving in to rudeness.....

US military accidentally ships live anthrax to labs Nature
At least nine facilities in the United States and one in South Korea received spores.....

Best Running Apps LiveScience.com
Live Science tested out popular apps for runners. Here are our picks.....

Explainer: Would America's Farms Collapse Without Immigrants? Discovery News
Migrant workers are sometimes referred to as the backbone of the U.S. agricultural industry. So, what would happen to farms without these immigrants?Migrant workers....

It's Crater-palooza on Dwarf Planet Ceres (New Photo) Space.com
A new photo from NASA's Dawn spacecraft shows the battered surface of the dwarf planet Ceres in unprecedented detail. Dawn captured the image on May 23, when the pr....

NASA Orders First Ever Commercial Human Spaceflight Mission from Boeing Universe Today
The restoration of Americas ability to launch American astronauts to the International Space Station (ISS) from American soil in 2017 took a major step forward when....

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Path sells its social-networking app to Duam Kakao - CNET CNET | Fri May 29, 2015 05:06 UTC
Privacy-focused social network for mobile devices eschewed advertising but failed to gain traction beyond tech circles.....

Google launches native Android Smart Lock password manager The Register | Fri May 29, 2015 05:03 UTC
Look out LastPass: Devs can shunt creds into OS vault Google I/O  Android users will be able to store passwords in Google's native Smart Lock manager, in a securit....

Open Source Platform Emojidex Offers Emojis-As-A-Service TechCrunch | Fri May 29, 2015 05:02 UTC
Like them or not, emojis are turning into the mobile eras lingua franca. Now a project called emojidex is offering emojis-as-a-service, with a......

Path sells to South Korean Internet company Daum Kakao Mashable | Fri May 29, 2015 04:53 UTC
Rumors of a Path acquisition had been swirling since at least September, when reports surfaced that Apple might snap up the social network. ....

NSA has tested swipe recognition technology to identify phone users Mashable | Fri May 29, 2015 04:53 UTC
The mobile device feature verifies a user's identity based on the swiftness and shape of the individual's finger strokes on a touch screen.....

Hyperloop is getting a test track in California Mashable | Fri May 29, 2015 04:52 UTC
Hyperloop would transport passengers in floating pods inside low-pressure tubes at speeds of more than 750 mph.....

Man receives $120 ticket for using Apple Watch while driving Digital Trends | Fri May 29, 2015 04:25 UTC
It was just a matter of time before someone would be pulled over for using a smartwatch while driving. A young Canadian man just got a hefty ticket for using his Ap....

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Cape Town baby-snatch case back in court News24 | Fri May 29, 2015 05:41 UTC
The case against a woman accused of snatching a newborn baby from her mothers arms at a hospital 18 years ago is set to resume in the Cape Town Magistrates Court.....

Bishop denies 14 Ballarat priests involved in child sexual abuse as hearings wrap up ABC Australia | Fri May 29, 2015 05:41 UTC
A bishop disputes figures at a royal commission hearing in Victoria that the diocese of Ballarat had at least 14 priests involved in child sexual abuse.....

Untouchable Zuma Shrugs Off South Africa Scandals Aided by ANC Bloomberg | Fri May 29, 2015 05:38 UTC

Family of Man Killed by Cop Files $20M Claim Against City NBC San Diego | Fri May 29, 2015 05:34 UTC
The family of a man shot to death by a San Diego Police officer, who did not record the incident on his body camera, has filed a $20 million claim against the city ....

Myanmar Warns Against 'Finger Pointing' at Migrant Meeting ABC News (US) | Fri May 29, 2015 05:33 UTC
A regional meeting called to address the swelling tide of boat people in Southeast Asia began Friday with a defensive Myanmar official criticizing those who blame h....

Court-appointed psychiatrist says Colorado theater gunman was legally sane Foxnews | Fri May 29, 2015 05:30 UTC
The man who killed 12 moviegoers and wounded scores of others in a suburban Denver theater was mentally ill but legally sane, a court-appointed psychiatrist testifi....

South African Former President Mbeki Denies World Cup Bribe Paid Bloomberg | Fri May 29, 2015 05:25 UTC

New Zealand Will Vote Against Blatter in FIFA President Election Bloomberg | Fri May 29, 2015 05:25 UTC

Israel makes final push to avoid FIFA expulsion vote i24 News | Fri May 29, 2015 05:24 UTC
Israel offers concession proposal to Palestinians, but vote seems inevitable due to 'rigid, extreme stances' - Israel, Corruption....

Six killed in fresh Colombia clashes Press TV | Fri May 29, 2015 05:24 UTC
Six people are killed in fresh violent clashes between army soldiers and FARC rebels in northeast Colombia.....

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Canada

Major Metro Vancouver bridge to close every night during18-month refit CBC | Fri May 29, 2015 05:18 UTC
Motorists will be left with few options after TransLink announced Thursday it would be closing the Pattullo Bridge at night for 18 months to undertake $100 million ....

Loblaw expands hummus recall over toxin worries CTV News | Fri May 29, 2015 05:10 UTC
Loblaw Companies Ltd. has expanded its recall of Presidents Choice hummus over toxin concerns to cover more than a dozen varieties.....

More than 1.5M vehicles in Canada affected by Takata airbag recall CTV News | Fri May 29, 2015 05:10 UTC
A worldwide recall of faulty airbags made by Japan's Takata Corp. has now widened to include more than 1.5 million vehicles in Canada.....

Sex assault scandals rock prestigious military academy that shapes Canada's future military leaders National Post | Fri May 29, 2015 05:08 UTC
Col. Michel Drapeau said the fact that the complaint was made via a third party speaks to a culture in which young cadets feel unable to report harassment and abuse....

'Totally unacceptable': Russia scolds Canada after suspected Nazi war criminal dies in Quebec National Post | Fri May 29, 2015 05:06 UTC
Vladimir Katriuk, 93, a native of Ukraine, was No. 2 on the Simon Wiesenthal Centers list of most wanted war criminals over allegations he participated in a 1943 vi....

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FIFA President Blatter asks to be re-elected despite crisis AP | Fri May 29, 2015 05:38 UTC
ZURICH (AP) Sepp Blatter will seek another term as FIFA president later Friday after asking soccer leaders to entrust him with guiding the governing body's rec....

Creator of Silk Road website faces sentencing for drug scheme Reuters | Fri May 29, 2015 05:35 UTC
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The accused mastermind behind the underground website Silk Road will be sentenced on Friday for orchestrating a scheme that enabled more than $....

Myanmar warns against 'finger pointing' at migrant meeting AP | Fri May 29, 2015 05:27 UTC
BANGKOK (AP) A regional meeting called to address the swelling tide of boat people in Southeast Asia began Friday with a defensive Myanmar official criticizing tho....

Iannetta's slam helps Wilson, Angels rout Tigers 12-2 AP | Fri May 29, 2015 05:24 UTC
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) Chris Iannetta hit his fourth career grand slam, Albert Pujols and Matt Joyce also homered and C.J. Wilson pitched two-hit ball over six innin....

Kang, Marte, Polanco homer in Pirates' 11-5 win vs Padres AP | Fri May 29, 2015 05:23 UTC
SAN DIEGO (AP) Jung Ho Kang hit a three-run homer and Starling Marte and Gregory Polanco also went deep off Ian Kennedy to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates to their sev....

National Spelling Bee ends in tie for second year in a row UPI | Fri May 29, 2015 05:14 UTC
Doug G. WareNATIONAL HARBOR, Md., May 29 (UPI) -- For the second consecutive year, the Scripps National Spelling Bee crowned co-champions Thursday when judges final....

New stars likely to be found at Under-20 World Cup in NZ AP | Fri May 29, 2015 05:13 UTC
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) A world away from the turmoil of corruption and political infighting plaguing soccer, there will be a reminder this weekend of what is....

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Edcon's debt burden to be restructured Business Report (IOL) | Fri May 29, 2015 05:49 UTC
Battling Edcon has begun to restructure its loans amid a tough retail environment and constraints brought on by its debt burden. ....

Untouchable Zuma Shrugs Off South Africa Scandals Aided by ANC Bloomberg | Fri May 29, 2015 05:38 UTC

FA Cup record not Wenger's concern Business Day | Fri May 29, 2015 05:27 UTC
Arsene Wenger will become the most successful manager in the history of the grand old competition if Arsenal triumph over Aston Villa....

Parliament wins broadcast-feeds case Business Day | Fri May 29, 2015 05:27 UTC
High Court exonerates Parliament for the signal jamming incident during President Jacob Zumas state of the nation address....

Lions aim to maul Waratahs and be home crowd's pride Business Day | Fri May 29, 2015 05:27 UTC
A win on Saturday against the Waratahs will gaurantee a spot in the Super Rugby play-offs for the Lions....

Appearance on Australian satirical show 'exciting' says SA comedian Business Day | Fri May 29, 2015 05:27 UTC
Local comedian Loyisa Gola says his first stint on the Australian Broadcasting Corporations satirical news programme, The Weekly Show, went well....

Carr tapped to lead Stormers at the breakdown Business Day | Fri May 29, 2015 05:27 UTC
Burger is rested for Springbok duties as team pledge greater respect for Cheetahs....

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Hondo eyes Royal gain NY Post
Hondo put another minor dent in the deficit Thursday night when he snagged two-of-three by hitting with the Tribe and Pirates while missing with the Braves to reduc....

Sen. Feinstein stumps for revised rules on phone surveillance San Francisco Chronicle
When the Senate meets this weekend in a rare Sunday session, Sen. Dianne Feinstein will be there to vote to allow the government to have continued though limited ....

FIFA President Blatter asks to be re-elected despite crisis AP
ZURICH (AP) Sepp Blatter will seek another term as FIFA president later Friday after asking soccer leaders to entrust him with guiding the governing body's rec....

Vista pitcher wins with finesse U-T San Diego

Creator of Silk Road website faces sentencing for drug scheme Reuters
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The accused mastermind behind the underground website Silk Road will be sentenced on Friday for orchestrating a scheme that enabled more than $....

Family of Man Killed by Cop Files $20M Claim Against City NBC San Diego
The family of a man shot to death by a San Diego Police officer, who did not record the incident on his body camera, has filed a $20 million claim against the city ....

Why a Game 7 never gets old for NBCs Mike Doc Emrick NY Post
This will be the second Game 7 of the posteason for both the Rangers and the Lightning, and Mike Doc Emrick was there the first time both teams survived hockeys.......

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Hondo eyes Royal gain NY Post
Hondo put another minor dent in the deficit Thursday night when he snagged two-of-three by hitting with the Tribe and Pirates while missing with the Braves to reduc....

Sen. Feinstein stumps for revised rules on phone surveillance San Francisco Chronicle
When the Senate meets this weekend in a rare Sunday session, Sen. Dianne Feinstein will be there to vote to allow the government to have continued though limited ....

Vista pitcher wins with finesse U-T San Diego

Family of Man Killed by Cop Files $20M Claim Against City NBC San Diego
The family of a man shot to death by a San Diego Police officer, who did not record the incident on his body camera, has filed a $20 million claim against the city ....

Why a Game 7 never gets old for NBCs Mike Doc Emrick NY Post
This will be the second Game 7 of the posteason for both the Rangers and the Lightning, and Mike Doc Emrick was there the first time both teams survived hockeys.......

Spelling Bee ends in a T-I-E NY Post
These kids hit a good spell. The Scripps National Spelling Bee ended in a tie for the second year in a row Thursday night, with the title shared by eighth-graders......

Heston solid as Giants defeat Braves 7-0 San Francisco Chronicle
In spring training, when the Giants had extra starting pitchers, Heston wasnt even on the depth chart. Two months into the season, he found himself dueling Shelby ....

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Africa

FA Cup record not Wenger's concern Business Day
Arsene Wenger will become the most successful manager in the history of the grand old competition if Arsenal triumph over Aston Villa....

Parliament wins broadcast-feeds case Business Day
High Court exonerates Parliament for the signal jamming incident during President Jacob Zumas state of the nation address....

Lions aim to maul Waratahs and be home crowd's pride Business Day
A win on Saturday against the Waratahs will gaurantee a spot in the Super Rugby play-offs for the Lions....

Appearance on Australian satirical show 'exciting' says SA comedian Business Day
Local comedian Loyisa Gola says his first stint on the Australian Broadcasting Corporations satirical news programme, The Weekly Show, went well....

Carr tapped to lead Stormers at the breakdown Business Day
Burger is rested for Springbok duties as team pledge greater respect for Cheetahs....

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Europe

Michael Jackson's former home Neverland Ranch on sale for $100m The Guardian | Fri May 29, 2015 05:50 UTC
Property on 2,700 acres in Santa Ynez Valley, California, features train station, six-bedroom house, 50-seat movie theater and a pair of lakes....

Tony Abbott asked to launch inquiry into purchase of Ayres Rock Resort The Guardian | Fri May 29, 2015 05:45 UTC
Indigenous Land Corporation says it has new information warranting an inquiry into $300m purchase made by former ILC board in 2010....

Czech Prime Minister proposes removal of Education Minister romea.cz | Fri May 29, 2015 05:37 UTC
Czech Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka will be proposing the dismissal of Education Minister Marcel Chl dek within the next few days both are SSD . The PM has referr....

Book opens Pandora's box of sad tales but true of Indigenous experience The Guardian | Fri May 29, 2015 05:30 UTC
Toilets are whats needed! cried Australias first federal minister for Aboriginal affairs. No minister, Barrie Dexter told him. After two centuries of neglect, there....

From the archive, 29 May 1998: Fury at Pakistan's nuclear tests The Guardian | Fri May 29, 2015 05:30 UTC
Originally published in the Guardian on 29 May 1998: Pakistan responds to Indias nuclear tests by entering the regions arms race....

The Moscow Times: MasterCard, Visa now process Russian payments through sanction-proof system KyivPost.com | Fri May 29, 2015 05:29 UTC
Visa and MasterCard now process all Russian transactions through a state-run system designed to prevent the U.S. credit card companies from suspending service, a Ce....

Field mouse cracks the nut puzzle The Guardian | Fri May 29, 2015 05:29 UTC
Country Diary South Uist: Though, with whiskers aquiver, it strained forward, the nuts remained just out of its reach....

Apple publishes workaround for message bug that crashes iOS devices The Guardian | Fri May 29, 2015 05:26 UTC
Getting Siri to read unread messages then using voice-control features to reply fixes iMessage issue, in advance of full software update....

Plan for housing for 1,300 students BBC | Fri May 29, 2015 05:23 UTC
A County Tyrone property firm is planning two developments in Belfast that will provide accommodation for almost 1,300 students.....

Council scraps 'dog exclusion' plans BBC | Fri May 29, 2015 05:22 UTC
A Northern Ireland council withdraws its proposals for a number of dog exclusion zones after residents express concerns.....

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Middle East

Israel makes final push to avoid FIFA expulsion vote i24 News
Israel offers concession proposal to Palestinians, but vote seems inevitable due to 'rigid, extreme stances' - Israel, Corruption....

Syria on Brink of Economic Collapse as ISIS Grabs Mines Arutz Sheva

Luring kids into the library with cutting-edge technology Haaretz Daily

Noodles test all-clear Gulf Daily News

ZURICH: As defiant as ever, Sepp Blatter resisted calls to resign as Fifa president yesterday and deflected blame for the massive bribery and corruption scandal engulfing soccer's world governing body Gulf Daily News

Etihad profit surges 52pc to $73 million Gulf Daily News

Pakistan target series victory Gulf Daily News

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East Asia

Lawmakers sign petition backing Pro-Beijing columnists right to freedom of expression South China Morning Post
A group of 1,200 people condemnedinternet users recent attacks on Beijing-friendly columnist Chris Wat Wing-yin which they say have put Hong Kongs freedom of expres....

Today in Korean history Yonhap News
Ethnic Koreans residing in Manchuria carry out an uprising against Japan's colonization of Korea.....

V Air to increase flights on Taoyuan-Bangkok route Central News Agency
Taipei, May 29 (CNA) V Air, a low-cost subsidiary of Taiwan's TransAsia Airways, said Friday it plans to expand its services on the Taoyuan-Bangkok route to mee....

A-share linked ETFs under pressure as China market plunges Central News Agency
Taipei, May 29 (CNA) Exchange traded funds (ETFs) issued in Taiwan and linked to A shares in China came under pressure Friday morning as investors here took cues fr....

Chennault, Chinese-U.S. alliance in Second Sino-Japanese War Central News Agency
Taipei, May 29 (CNA) On the 70th anniversary of the Republic of China's victory in the Second Sino-Japanese War, the exploits and achievements of U.S. military ....

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South Asia

Poll: Do you think Rahul's attacks on NDA will help Cong gain ground? Hindustan Times

The great DU rush begins, 38,000 apply on day one Hindustan Times
The online admission process for Delhi University kicked off smoothly on Thursday with 37,850 aspirants registering themselves. At least 8,791 of them had already m....

India may back Fifa boss Sepp Blatter if he chooses to stay Hindustan Times
Should Sepp Blatter not heed calls to step down in the wake of the World Cup of Fraud, Indias vote in the FIFA presidential elections in Zurich on Friday will likel....

Heat wave continues to sweep across India, toll over 1,700 Odisha Sun Times
Hyderabad/New Delhi/Mumbai/Jaipur, May 29: The searing heat wave continued unabated on Thursday in many parts of India, claiming another 414 lives in Andhra and Tel....

FIFA scandal: US, Canada to vote against Blatter's re-election Jagran Post
"U.S. Soccer will vote for Prince Ali bin Al Hussein for next president of FIFA," Gulati tweeted on the eve of the global football body's presidential vote. "Th....

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South East Asia

NY millionaire sentenced to 18 years in poisoning autistic son Malay Mail Online
NEW YORK, May 29 A wealthy New York socialite was sentenced to 18 years in prison yesterday after being convicted of killing her young autistic son at a luxury Man....

Car bombs rock two upmarket Baghdad hotels, five dead Viet Nam News
Car bombs ripped through car parks at two high-profile Baghdad hotels onThursday that had been targeted in deadly attacks five years before,killing at least five pe....

Google launches Photos app with unlimited storage (VIDEO) Malay Mail Online
SAN DIEGO, May 29 As widely predicted, the company has separated image hosting and sharing from its floundering Google+ social networkBut as well as being complete....

Investment fund sees emerging currencies rout as opportunity Malay Mail Online
NEW YORK, May 29 A selloff in emerging-market currencies has created a buying opportunity for Franklin Templeton Investments.Eric Takaha, a money manager at the in....

English FA hands three-match suspension to Hulls Hernandez Malay Mail Online
LONDON, May 28 Hull City forward Abel Hernandez has been suspended for three matches for punching Manchester United....

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Oceania

Affleck, Garner ‘headed for divorce’ Courier Mail | Fri May 29, 2015 05:32 UTC
BEN Affleck and his wife of 10 years Jennifer Garner could be headed for divorce, according to multiple reports, which suggest the couple is on the rocks.....

The most famous villains in North Korea Courier Mail | Fri May 29, 2015 05:19 UTC
THEYRE six-foot tall blondes who could easily pass as American war heroes only the Dresnok brothers have never set foot outside North Korea.....

Johns steals show with solo debut Courier Mail | Fri May 29, 2015 04:51 UTC
DANIEL Johns won Vivid Live and staked his claim to be one of Australias most exciting solo artists with his debut performance at the Sydney Opera House on Thursday....

US jobless aid applications on rise The Australian | Fri May 29, 2015 04:28 UTC
MORE Americans are looking for jobs, though the overall level remains low and points to a healthy employment market.....

Queensland Urban Utilities water price hike taps users for extra $26 Courier Mail | Fri May 29, 2015 04:17 UTC
THE cost of water will become more expensive in parts of Queensland, one of the states biggest water retailers announced yesterday.....

101-year-old ‘Oma’ provides home comfort for eliminated MasterChef contestant Melita Tough Courier Mail | Fri May 29, 2015 03:29 UTC
SHE never took the chance to whip up some of her grandmothers Latvian specialties in the MasterChef kitchen, but eliminated contestant Melita Tough knows her food d....

West Australian fossil find reveals sharks evolved from an ancient bony ancestor news.com.au | Fri May 29, 2015 03:19 UTC
PRIMITIVE throwbacks to before the dinosaurs? A startling new shark discovery in Western Australia has revealed the predator of the deep is much more evolved than w....

Record profit for F&P Healthcare Radio New Zealand | Fri May 29, 2015 02:58 UTC
Fisher and Paykel Healthcare has reported a record high annual profit.....

New building consents fall Radio New Zealand | Fri May 29, 2015 02:58 UTC
The number of new building consents has fallen, although the number of consents for apartments soared to a seven year high, mostly in Auckland.....

ASIC’s Greg Medcraft calls for tougher penalties The Australian | Fri May 29, 2015 02:53 UTC
Australian Securities and Investments Commission chairman Greg Medcraft, has called for tougher penalties for financial crimes, in a speech lashing the poor culture....

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