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AP Interview: Gloria Steinem, in North Korea to cross DMZ, says isolation policies have failed[+]
Foxnews | Sat May 23, 2015 05:38 UTC

Iconic women's rights activist Gloria Steinem may be in North Korea, but she is as outspoken as ever.

Billionaire developer wages war over $244-a-month pad[+]
NY Post | Sat May 23, 2015 05:15 UTC

An only-in-Manhattan $9.7 million legal battle is raging over a $244.37-a-month Park Avenue pad. Billionaire developer Harry Macklowes case against three siblings from the Katz real-estate family will go to...

Governments War on Us[+]
LewRockwell.com | Sat May 23, 2015 05:01 UTC

Senate passes trade bill sought by Obama on bipartisan vote[+]
Foxnews | Sat May 23, 2015 04:58 UTC

In a victory for President Barack Obama, the Senate passed bipartisan legislation Friday night to strengthen the administration's hand in global trade talks, clearing the way for a highly unpredictable summer showdown in the House.

Nearly 300 private Hillary Clinton emails released[+]
NY Post | Sat May 23, 2015 04:52 UTC

WASHINGTON The State Department released 296 Hillary Clinton e-mails from her private account on Friday, and one was deemed so sensitive that portions were reclassified as secret. The document...

Twitter attacks British journalist over deflated footballs[+]
Las Vegas Review-Journal | Sat May 23, 2015 04:28 UTC

Heres a story, of a man named (Tom) Bradby, who was busy with a life of his own. Till the one day when Bradby met this fellow (named Tom Brady), and he knew it was much more than a hunch, that this group (on social media) would somehow form a feeding fren

Torture of war prisoners is rife[+]
Concord Monitor | Sat May 23, 2015 04:23 UTC

Both warring sides in eastern Ukraine are perpetrating war crimes almost daily, including torturing prisoners and summarily killing them, the

ISIS purges town of Assad loyalists[+]
Concord Monitor | Sat May 23, 2015 04:23 UTC

Islamic State militants hunted down Syrian government troops and loyalists in the newly captured town of Palmyra, shooting or beheading

Curious about Clinton[+]
Concord Monitor | Sat May 23, 2015 04:11 UTC

The windows were papered over from the inside, and on the door of the Water Street Bookstore in the middle

Senate gives Obama a win on trade pact[+]
Concord Monitor | Sat May 23, 2015 04:09 UTC

President Obama won a big victory for his trade agenda yesterday with the Senates approval of fast-track legislation that could

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AP Interview: Gloria Steinem, in North Korea to cross DMZ, says isolation policies have failed[+]
Foxnews | Sat May 23, 2015 05:38 UTC

Iconic women's rights activist Gloria Steinem may be in North Korea, but she is as outspoken as ever.

China says 2 children aboard overloaded bus among dead in heavy flooding in country's south[+]
Foxnews | Sat May 23, 2015 05:14 UTC

The death toll in China's latest round of flooding has risen to at least 48, including two schoolchildren aboard an overloaded bus that plunged into a pond, authorities said Saturday. ...

One of Mexico's deadliest gunbattles kills 43 as police, suspects face off in cartel territory[+]
Foxnews | Sat May 23, 2015 05:05 UTC

The latest in a series of clashes between Mexican authorities and a powerful, fast-growing drug cartel turned into the deadliest confrontation in recent memory, with 42 suspected gang gunmen and one Federal Police officer killed during a three-hour firefi

El Salvador Archbishop Oscar Romero, assassinated in 1980, to be beatified before huge crowds[+]
Foxnews | Sat May 23, 2015 05:00 UTC

Huge crowds are expected at Saturday's ceremony to beatify Roman Catholic Archbishop Oscar Romero, who was cut down by an assassin's bullet 35 years ago and declared a martyr for his faith this year by Pope Francis.

43 dead in hours-long firefight on Mexican ranch[+]
Foxnews | Sat May 23, 2015 05:00 UTC

At least 43 people died Friday in what authorities described as a fierce, three-hour gunbattle between federal forces and suspected drug gang gunmen on a ranch in western Mexico, the deadliest such confrontation in recent memory.

California Oil Spill: Five Oil-Soaked Pelicans Found Dead Near Santa Barbara[+]
NBC News | Sat May 23, 2015 04:44 UTC

The carcasses of five petroleum-soaked pelicans have been recovered from California's Santa Barbara coastline, marking the first apparent sea bird fatalities...

Fierce gunbattle kills 43 in west Mexico cartel territory[+]
CBS 8 | Sat May 23, 2015 04:34 UTC

The latest in a series of clashes between Mexican authorities and a powerful, fast-growing drug cartel turned into the deadliest confrontation in recent memory, with 42 suspected gang gunmen and one Federal Police officer...

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AP Interview: Gloria Steinem, in North Korea to cross DMZ, says isolation policies have failed[+]
Foxnews | Sat May 23, 2015 05:38 UTC

Iconic women's rights activist Gloria Steinem may be in North Korea, but she is as outspoken as ever.

Boat by Boat, How 3,000 Stranded Migrants Reached Land[+]
ABC News (US) | Sat May 23, 2015 05:18 UTC

More than 3,000 migrants abandoned by human traffickers have been rescued or washed ashore this month in Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand. Some are Rohingya Muslims fleeing persecution in Myanmar, while others are Bangladeshis seeking better economic pros

Giant sinkhole forms at entrance of Missouri golf course[+]
Foxnews | Sat May 23, 2015 05:15 UTC

A big sinkhole discovered Friday near the driving range of a southwest Missouri golf course is attracting the attention of geological experts.

China says 2 children aboard overloaded bus among dead in heavy flooding in country's south[+]
Foxnews | Sat May 23, 2015 05:14 UTC

The death toll in China's latest round of flooding has risen to at least 48, including two schoolchildren aboard an overloaded bus that plunged into a pond, authorities said Saturday. ...

Peru Suspends Civil Liberties in Region After 4th Death[+]
ABC News (US) | Sat May 23, 2015 05:08 UTC

Peru's government has suspended civil liberties in a southern coastal valley after a fourth death in violent anti-mining protests against a Mexican-owned copper mining project. Cabinet chief Pedro Cateriano announced the 60-day state of emergency Frid

One of Mexico's deadliest gunbattles kills 43 as police, suspects face off in cartel territory[+]
Foxnews | Sat May 23, 2015 05:05 UTC

The latest in a series of clashes between Mexican authorities and a powerful, fast-growing drug cartel turned into the deadliest confrontation in recent memory, with 42 suspected gang gunmen and one Federal Police officer killed during a three-hour firefi

El Salvador Archbishop Oscar Romero, assassinated in 1980, to be beatified before huge crowds[+]
Foxnews | Sat May 23, 2015 05:00 UTC

Huge crowds are expected at Saturday's ceremony to beatify Roman Catholic Archbishop Oscar Romero, who was cut down by an assassin's bullet 35 years ago and declared a martyr for his faith this year by Pope Francis.

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Silda Wall Spitzer hosts Hillary fundraiser[+]
Politico | Sat May 23, 2015 05:41 UTC

Call it the wronged political wives club. Former New York Gov. Eliot Spitzers ex-wife, Silda Wall Spitzer, is hosting a $2,700-a-head fundraiser for Hillary Clinton on June 1 in Manhattan, from 12 to 2 p.m., billed as a conversation with Hillary Clinton.

Fighting High Blood Pressure?[+]
LewRockwell.com | Sat May 23, 2015 05:01 UTC

High blood pressure is experienced by nearly 68 million adults in the United States alone thats 1 in 3 adults. Often accompanied by excess weight, high blood pressure is a major risk factor for stroke, congestive heart failure, kidney disease, and the le

Political Theatre Is Back![+]
LewRockwell.com | Sat May 23, 2015 05:01 UTC

Remember the Thrill of Getting Your Drivers License?[+]
LewRockwell.com | Sat May 23, 2015 05:01 UTC

Well, maybe hate is too strong. But they sure seem not to likethem very much. As evidenced by the fact that a record-high percentage havent even got a drivers license and have no intention (according to what they tell researchers) of ever getting one. Ho

Will Hans Hoppe Be Banned in the UK?[+]
LewRockwell.com | Sat May 23, 2015 05:01 UTC

You May No Longer Think Wrong Thoughts, Citizen Shortly after the election victory that probably surprised no-one more than himself, David Cameron launched into explaining to the hoi-polloi what further transmogrification of the State is in store now that

10 Inventions of Nikola Tesla[+]
LewRockwell.com | Sat May 23, 2015 05:01 UTC

Nikola Tesla is finally beginning to attract real attention and encourage serious debate more than 70 years after his death. Was he for real? A crackpot? Part of an early experiment in corporate-government control? We know that he was undoubtedly persecut

Osama and Me[+]
LewRockwell.com | Sat May 23, 2015 05:01 UTC

The U.S. government has released a list of English-language books in the library of the fellow who got killed in Pakistan by the Seals in 2011. Here is the book list. One of them is Antony Sutton’s The Best Enemy Money Can Buy (1986). I wrote the fo

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Marty Pasetta, Longtime Oscar Telecast Director, Dies at 82[+]
Hollywood Reporter | Sat May 23, 2015 04:55 UTC

Marty Pasetta, a longtime Academy Awards telecast director, died Thursday evening.

Marty Pasetta Dies: Longtime Director Of Academy Awards Telecasts Was 82[+]
Deadline Hollywood | Sat May 23, 2015 04:25 UTC

Marty Pasetta, best known as director of Academy Awards telecasts for most of the 1970s and ’80s, has died. Pasetta died after he wasstruck by a car he had just exited Thursday night in La Quinta, CA. He was 82. The driver of the car had dropped off

Josh Duggar Molestation Allegations: A Timeline of Events[+]
Entertainment Tonight | Sat May 23, 2015 04:10 UTC

A chronological account of the molestation allegations against the '19 Kids and Counting' star.

It's Official: Melissa McCarthy Staying at CAA[+]
Hollywood Reporter | Sat May 23, 2015 03:50 UTC

CAA is breathing a sigh of relief as it heads into the Memorial Day weekend.

The Sex Shop Behind Taylor Swift's "Bad Blood" Outfits Is Getting a Lot of Calls From Men[+]
Hollywood Reporter | Sat May 23, 2015 03:01 UTC

Considering Taylor Swift's star-studded "Bad Blood" video is the most buzzed-about clip of 2015, it was only a matter of time before someone ...

X-Factor Producers Hit With $2M Lawsuit By Contestant; Says Performance Was Altered[+]
Deadline Hollywood | Sat May 23, 2015 02:54 UTC

Sally Hessnice may have not been judged worthy to go very far on The X-Factor by Simon Cowell and gang two years ago but the singer isn't ready to exit stage left just yet. She filed a multi-claim complaint today against producers FremantleMedia North Ame

Showrunner Jennie Snyder Urman On Almost Passing On Jane The Virgin, Pace, Title Change & How Will It End[+]
Deadline Hollywood | Sat May 23, 2015 02:47 UTC

Last May, the CW introduced a new dramedy from showrunner Jennie Snyder Urman: Jane the Virgin—an adaptation of the Venezuelan telenovela Juana la Virgen. It was a standout at the Upfronts and went on to become a critical darling and a Golden Globe

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Science

Hot Jupiters: Cloudy or Clear? Sky & Telescope
New analysis of Kepler observations shows that hot Jupiters' temperatures might predict their weather report.....

Seeker Daily: How Crowd Sourcing Is Saving Lives in Nepal Discovery News
As the dust settles in Nepal after one of the deadliest earthquakes in history, all attention is turning to delivering aid. OpenStreetMap is helping the effort thro....

This Happened Here: Biking the Pacific Coast Discovery News
Two bikes. Two months. 2,400 miles. Zero plans. Watch as one couple takes the trip of a lifetime, and a happy coincidence earns them the best view on their journey.....

Explainer: Which Countries Have The Best Sex Education? Discovery News
How have different approaches in sex education contributed to the discrepant teen pregnancy rates in certain industrialized nations?How have different approaches in....

Why Honest People Do Dishonest Things Scientific American
A failure to anticipate an ethical decision makes men and women more likely to lie or cheat. ....

Only a Third of Adults Wear Sunscreen: Study Discovery News
The low rates of sunscreen use likely mean the high rates of the most common cancer -- melanoma -- won't be dropping soon. Continue reading The low rates of sun....

DNews: Why Does Earth Only Have One Moon? Discovery News
Pluto is 1/6th the size of Earth, but it has 5 moons. Jupiter has 67. Why does the Earth have just 1 moon?Pluto is 1/6th the size of Earth, but it has 5 moons. Jupi....

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Senate blocks House bill to reform NSA surveillance Engadget | Sat May 23, 2015 04:49 UTC
The USA Freedom Act aimed at addressing the NSA's bulk collecting of phone call metadata was approved by the House of Representatives ten days ago, but blocked by t....

Researchers find Android factory reset faulty and reversible Engadget | Sat May 23, 2015 03:10 UTC
Android's factory reset function isn't as effective as we'd all like it to be, according to a team of Cambridge University researchers. The group estimates that as ....

Oculus and founder sued by Hawaiian head-mounted display startup Ars Technica | Sat May 23, 2015 02:43 UTC
Complaint says Palmer Luckey wrongly used what he learned from Total Recall Technologies.....

Paper Says Public Doesn't Know How To Keep Score In Privacy Discussion While Glossing Over Government Surveillance Techdirt | Sat May 23, 2015 02:39 UTC
Lawfare -- a blog primarily devoted defending the practices of spy agencies -- has released a paper authored by Benjamin Wittes and Jodie Liu that theorizes that th....

Brilliant new bearing design spins with 10x less friction, doesnt require grease Digital Trends | Sat May 23, 2015 01:37 UTC
Japanese engineering firm Coo Space has reportedly developed a new type of bearing that spins with up to 10 times less friction than the bearings we currently use, ....

Amazon's 'Handmade' section takes aim at Etsy Engadget | Sat May 23, 2015 01:26 UTC
There's a lot to love about Etsy -- it's one of the best places on the internet to find all sorts of stuff like minimalist Captain America prints or laser-cut Death....

Vi-Band hands-free head massager means no need for a girlfriend Digital Trends | Sat May 23, 2015 01:20 UTC
Why should we have to rub our own temples in this day and age? We don't. There's a group of engineers -- actually a team of rocket scientists with a serious sense o....

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AP Interview: Gloria Steinem, in North Korea to cross DMZ, says isolation policies have failed Foxnews | Sat May 23, 2015 05:38 UTC
Iconic women's rights activist Gloria Steinem may be in North Korea, but she is as outspoken as ever.....

Olympics security fears rise as 4 police slain in Rio News24 | Sat May 23, 2015 05:29 UTC
Four police officers have been killed over the weekend in and around Rio de Janeiro, highlighting the Brazilian city's struggle to tame street violence ahead of....

Eskom moves to stage 2 load shedding News24 | Sat May 23, 2015 05:29 UTC
Eskom will implement Stage 2 load shedding from 07:00 until 22:00 this evening.....

Country watches as Maritzburg businesses lighten Eskom's load News24 | Sat May 23, 2015 05:29 UTC
TODAY, between 9am and noon, Pietermaritzburg will run a one-of-a-kind trial to end load shedding in the city.....

Brazil train collision leaves 158 injured News24 | Sat May 23, 2015 05:29 UTC
Two commuter trains have collided in Brazil's Rio de Janeiro state, injuring 158 people.....

Dozens arrested after attack on police in Rio News24 | Sat May 23, 2015 05:29 UTC
Security forces in an exclusive area of Rio de Janeiro have arrested 48 people after an attack on a police patrol.....

Moeletsi Mbeki gives Mugabe 'award' for bad leadership News24 | Sat May 23, 2015 05:29 UTC
Political economist Moeletsi Mbeki says Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe deserved an award for bad leadership this week - and it led to an awkward moment for the ....

Senate blocks House surveillance bill and 2-month extension WNCT | Sat May 23, 2015 05:23 UTC
The Senate struggled to prevent an interruption in critical government surveillance programs early Saturday, rejecting both a House-passed bill and a short-term ext....

Thousands enjoy beautiful Brisbane autumn weather for Paniyiri Festival ABC Australia | Sat May 23, 2015 05:22 UTC
Fine weather greets thousands of people attending the opening day of this year's Paniyiri Festival, a celebration of Greek culture and food held in Musgrave Park in....

Detained Thai student protesters 'merely invited for talks' ABC Australia | Sat May 23, 2015 05:21 UTC
Dozens of Thai students who were dragged away and held overnight by police after they staged an anti-coup protest in Bangkok on Friday were "merely invited for talk....

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Canada

Finance minister learned frugality. Vancouver Sun | Sat May 23, 2015 05:12 UTC
ABBOTSFORD At a modest farmhouse in Matsqui, a man in a work shirt and dust-covered blue jeans tends a field of corn, tinkers with an aging tractor and watches the....

Vancouver's film and TV industry goes off with a bang Vancouver Sun | Sat May 23, 2015 05:12 UTC
New Westminsters new Anvil Centre is a modern cultural gathering place on Columbia Street with studios, conference space and a 434-seat theatre. But it recently too....

Rangers bolt past Lightning 5-1 to even up Eastern Conference final Vancouver Sun | Sat May 23, 2015 04:47 UTC
TAMPA Jon Cooper was convinced it was a ploy. It had to be, he said. Sure, the Tampa Bay Lightning were a dangerous team offensively. They had scored so many goals....

Memorial Cup: Three defencemen score as Remparts edge Rockets 4-3 in opener Vancouver Sun | Sat May 23, 2015 04:47 UTC
QUEBEC Defencemen Nikolas Brouillard, Matt Murphy and Ryan Graves scored as the host Quebec Remparts opened the Memorial Cup with a 4-3 victory over the Kelowna Ro....

Speculation tax proposed as one solution to Vancouver housing affordability Vancouver Sun | Sat May 23, 2015 04:47 UTC
Both Mayor Gregor Robertson and uber condo marketer Bob Rennie, a key Robertson supporter, have come out in favour of imposing a housing speculation tax as a means ....

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Boat by boat, how 3,000 stranded migrants reached land AP | Sat May 23, 2015 05:14 UTC
More than 3,000 migrants abandoned by human traffickers have been rescued or washed ashore this month in Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand. Some are Rohingya Muslims....

Pentagon plans long-range missile defense radar in Alaska Reuters | Sat May 23, 2015 05:06 UTC
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Defense Department on Friday announced plans to deploy a new long-range radar in central Alaska that would help the U.S. missile def....

Canada, Australia grab Olympic sevens spots Reuters Canada | Sat May 23, 2015 05:04 UTC
(Reuters) - Australia and Canada have qualified for the women's rugby sevens tournament at the 2016 Rio Olympics after making the quarter-finals at the Amsterda....

Pederson's 8th-inning homer helps Dodgers beat Padres 2-1 AP | Sat May 23, 2015 04:56 UTC
LOS ANGELES (AP) Joc Pederson homered in the eighth inning and the Los Angeles Dodgers' anemic offense mustered just enough to beat the San Diego Padres 2-1 on....

Peru suspends civil liberties in region after 4th death AP | Sat May 23, 2015 04:52 UTC
LIMA, Peru (AP) Peru's government has suspended civil liberties in a southern coastal valley after a fourth death in violent anti-mining protests against a Mex....

Police believe additional suspects involved in D.C. quadruple murder UPI | Sat May 23, 2015 04:49 UTC
Doug G. WareWASHINGTON, May 23 (UPI) -- Washington, D.C., police don't believe Daron Wint acted alone in the murders of a prominent family and their housekeeper las....

China contributing experts, troops to disaster relief drills AP | Sat May 23, 2015 04:42 UTC
BEIJING (AP) China is contributing 600 personnel, including 49 from the military, to multinational disaster relief exercises in Malaysia, the first time it has tak....

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U.S. Senate Blocks NSA Surveillance Bill Wall Street Journal | Sat May 23, 2015 05:20 UTC
The U.S. Senate on Friday blocked a bill aimed at overhauling the National Security Agencys contentious phone surveillance program, setting up a new struggle betwee....

Dollars Best Week Since 2011 Fuels U.S. Rebound Expectations Bloomberg | Sat May 23, 2015 04:00 UTC

Treasuries Head for Monthly Loss as Yellen Readies Rate Increase Bloomberg | Sat May 23, 2015 04:00 UTC

MoMA to Feature Judd Retrospective Wall Street Journal | Sat May 23, 2015 03:53 UTC
The Museum of Modern Art plans to mount a sweeping retrospective of the postwar artist Donald Judd, known for his spare sculptures and large-scale installations at ....

Syndergaard Loses but Will Stick With Mets Wall Street Journal | Sat May 23, 2015 03:39 UTC
The Mets on Friday extended pitching prospect Noah Syndergaards status in their starting rotation from temporary visit to permanent residence. He lost to the Pirate....

Indian Newspapers Balk at Moms Ad Seeking Groom for Gay Son Wall Street Journal | Sat May 23, 2015 03:30 UTC
Indian newspapers balk at moms ad seeking a groom for her gay son.....

Signifying something The Economist | Sat May 23, 2015 03:28 UTC
Top 100 rankings of the best business schools. Find full-time MBA, part-time MBA, online MBA, and EMBA.....

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US Newspapers: National

Silda Wall Spitzer hosts Hillary fundraiser Politico
Call it the wronged political wives club. Former New York Gov. Eliot Spitzers ex-wife, Silda Wall Spitzer, is hosting a $2,700-a-head fundraiser for Hillary Clinton....

Cummings comes up big for Terps Philadelphia Inquirer
Taylor Cummings postgame cool down was repeatedly interrupted. Multiple teammates patted her back and offered high-fives as she jogged from sideline to sideline. Wh....

Sherpa: Letters from Blues fans hint at songs for sad season St. Louis Post Dispatch
Bless their hearts, some Blues fans defend their skaters to the end....

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Senate blocks House surveillance bill and 2-month extension WNCT
The Senate struggled to prevent an interruption in critical government surveillance programs early Saturday, rejecting both a House-passed bill and a short-term ext....

Lawmakers approve letting colleges study industrial hemp KSNV
Nevada lawmakers have approved a measure that would allow colleges or the state agriculture department to grow industrial hemp.....

Billionaire developer wages war over $244-a-month pad NY Post
An only-in-Manhattan $9.7 million legal battle is raging over a $244.37-a-month Park Avenue pad. Billionaire developer Harry Macklowes case against three siblings f....

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Silda Wall Spitzer hosts Hillary fundraiser Politico
Call it the wronged political wives club. Former New York Gov. Eliot Spitzers ex-wife, Silda Wall Spitzer, is hosting a $2,700-a-head fundraiser for Hillary Clinton....

Cummings comes up big for Terps Philadelphia Inquirer
Taylor Cummings postgame cool down was repeatedly interrupted. Multiple teammates patted her back and offered high-fives as she jogged from sideline to sideline. Wh....

Sherpa: Letters from Blues fans hint at songs for sad season St. Louis Post Dispatch
Bless their hearts, some Blues fans defend their skaters to the end....

bh May232015 A001.jpg Boston Herald

Senate blocks House surveillance bill and 2-month extension WNCT
The Senate struggled to prevent an interruption in critical government surveillance programs early Saturday, rejecting both a House-passed bill and a short-term ext....

Lawmakers approve letting colleges study industrial hemp KSNV
Nevada lawmakers have approved a measure that would allow colleges or the state agriculture department to grow industrial hemp.....

Billionaire developer wages war over $244-a-month pad NY Post
An only-in-Manhattan $9.7 million legal battle is raging over a $244.37-a-month Park Avenue pad. Billionaire developer Harry Macklowes case against three siblings f....

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Africa

Olympics security fears rise as 4 police slain in Rio News24
Four police officers have been killed over the weekend in and around Rio de Janeiro, highlighting the Brazilian city's struggle to tame street violence ahead of....

Eskom moves to stage 2 load shedding News24
Eskom will implement Stage 2 load shedding from 07:00 until 22:00 this evening.....

Country watches as Maritzburg businesses lighten Eskom's load News24
TODAY, between 9am and noon, Pietermaritzburg will run a one-of-a-kind trial to end load shedding in the city.....

Brazil train collision leaves 158 injured News24
Two commuter trains have collided in Brazil's Rio de Janeiro state, injuring 158 people.....

Dozens arrested after attack on police in Rio News24
Security forces in an exclusive area of Rio de Janeiro have arrested 48 people after an attack on a police patrol.....

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Europe

Rest on double we’re in trouble The Sun | Sat May 23, 2015 05:38 UTC

King’s thrown Coisty under the bus.. he should feel ashamed The Sun | Sat May 23, 2015 05:37 UTC

Calls for Rohingya to be resettled underestimate problem Scott Morrison The Guardian | Sat May 23, 2015 05:35 UTC
Australias former immigration minister says suggestions countries in the region can resettle persecuted Rohingya miss the scale of the problem....

Sand bank survivors face fox and flood The Guardian | Sat May 23, 2015 05:30 UTC
Country Diary: Ruthven, Highlands The greatest threats to sand martin colonies in the Highlands are the notorious spates, when rivers rapidly rise in heavy rain and....

From the archive, 23 May 1975: Council to pay for murals in Manchester The Guardian | Sat May 23, 2015 05:30 UTC
Originally published in the Guardian on 23 May 1975: Gable-end artists in Manchester will be funded by the council, despite opposition....

Southend to win promotion to League One today The Sun | Sat May 23, 2015 05:25 UTC

Welcome to heli The Sun | Sat May 23, 2015 05:18 UTC

I’ve suffered for last few months but it’ll make me better boss The Sun | Sat May 23, 2015 05:12 UTC

Connacht ready to battle Gloucester for Champions Cup play-off place Irish Times | Sat May 23, 2015 05:05 UTC
Pat Lam says players are battered and bruised but hugely motivated for trip to Kingsholm ....

Saturday Musings - From Pain to Gain Domaining | Sat May 23, 2015 05:03 UTC
Michael Gilmour: Theres nothing like a reworked root canal to stop you dead in your tracks. This week, through the auspices of my dentist, my body decided to tak....

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Middle East

Iran to begin gas flow to Iraq next month Press TV
Iran will begin exporting natural gas to Iraq in a month's time, Managing Director of the National Iranian Gas Company Hamid Reza Araqi said on Saturday.....

UN worried for people trapped in Palmyra Press TV
The UNSC voices concern for people trapped inside Syria's Palmyra city after it is captured by ISIL.....

World slams Saudi Shia mosque bombing Press TV
World states denounce that bomb attack on a Shia mosque in eastern Saudi Arabia, which killed over 20 people and wounded many more.....

Dutch gov't backs partial veil ban Press TV
The Dutch cabinet approves a proposal for a partial ban on face-covering veils.....

IS uses two French suicide bombers in Iraqi attack i24 News
One bomber was previously featured in IS propaganda film; US-led coalition carries out 15 strikes on jihadists - Syria, Iraq, France, sui....

Analysis: Why does Arab world's black monster refuse to disappear? i24 News
Every IS commander killed in an airstrike has a deputy, 100 dead activists can be replaced with 100 volunteers -....

US Senate approves fast-track trade authority for Obama i24 News
Obama hails vote as 'big step forward toward ensuring US can negotiate and enforce strong agreements - Barack Obama, US senate, Trans....

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East Asia

Mystery surrounds whereabouts of brother of N. Korean leader Yonhap News
Kim Jong-chol attended an Eric Clapton concert in London for the second time this week, but where the brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un headed Saturday re....

Obama stays the course despite Islamic State advances in Iraq and Syria Japan Times
U.S. President Barack Obama’s war strategy failed to stop Islamic State jihadis from overrunning Ramadi but he appears reluctant to change course. The disastr....

Islamic State militants solidify grip on ancient Syrian town by beheading, shooting Assad loyalists Japan Times
Islamic State group militants hunted down Syrian government troops and loyalists in the newly captured town of Palmyra, shooting or beheading them in public as a wa....

EU, ex-Soviet neighbors patch rifts with eye on Russia Japan Times
Looking over their shoulders at Russia, the European Union and six former Soviet neighbors patched up their differences to renew vows of cooperation in the interest....

With capture of Ramadi, Islamic State expands its hold over region Japan Times
Almost a year after the Islamic State’s shock capture of Mosul, Iraq’s second-largest city, the black flags of the jihadis have been raised over Ramadi,....

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South Asia

Can the next Transformers film enter the billion dollar club? Hindustan Times
Paramount Pictures has taken bullish steps to develop something they've been threatening for the past few months: a shared Transformers universe with new sequel....

F1 Promotes Alcohol 'Every Five Seconds' New Indian Express

Impressed by Modi's Commitment to Clean Energy: Bloomberg New Indian Express
Lauding Prime Minister Narendra Modi for proposing new public health standards for emissions from coal-fired power plants, former New York mayor Michael Bloomberg h....

Delhi Government Seeks Legal Opinion on MHA Notification New Indian Express
The MHA issued the notification yesterday saying the Lieutenant Governor has primacy in postings and transfers of officers belonging to Central services.....

Passenger train derails in Assam, engine driver injured The Hindu
Five coaches and the engine of a passenger train derailed in Kokrajhar district of Assam in the early hours on Saturday, seriously injuring its engine driver and ca....

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South East Asia

Olsen twins to skip Full House follow-up series Malay Mail Online
LOS ANGELES, May 23 Twin sisters Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen will not appear in the rebooted version of hit US sitcom Full House, US media reports said yesterday.Ro....

The single traveller: Why solo travelling is on the rise Malay Mail Online
NEW YORK, May 23 Vacations have long gone hand-in-hand with company: family bonding, honeymoons, babymoons, bands of oats-sowing college backpackers. Yet today, mo....

Cops find mother pushing dead toddler on swing in park Malay Mail Online
MARYLAND, May 23 A Maryland mother was found early yesterday pushing her dead three-year-old boy on a park swing, authorities said.Deputies responded to a call aro....

Van Gaal: United wont go easy on Hull in final showdown Malay Mail Online
KINGSTON UPON HULL, May 23 Louis van Gaal has assured Newcastle that Manchester United won....

Britains most famous ships to reunite to mark Cunards 175th anniversary Malay Mail Online
LONDON, May 23 Three of Britain....

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Lufthansa considers random pilot checks The Australian | Sat May 23, 2015 05:29 UTC
LUFTHANSA is considering random health checks on pilots in an effort to prevent disasters like the Germanwings crash that rocked Europe in March.....

Russian woman shoots herself taking selfie The Australian | Sat May 23, 2015 04:46 UTC
A 21-YEAR-OLD Russian woman shot herself in the head when she tried to take a selfie with a pellet gun pointed at her temple, Moscow police report on Friday.....

Many casualties in blast at Saudi mosque news.com.au | Sat May 23, 2015 04:46 UTC
A SUICIDE bomber has set off an explosion during weekly prayers in a Shiite mosque of eastern Saudi Arabia reportedly leaving 19 dead.....

Australia’s friendship with China and the US at risk in South and East China Seas news.com.au | Sat May 23, 2015 04:06 UTC
TONY ABBOTT had a problem when United States assistant defence secretary David Shear last week announced, from Washington, that ....

Leanne Hollands murder suspect Graham Stafford in bid to clear name Courier Mail | Sat May 23, 2015 03:58 UTC
GRAHAM Stafford says he is prepared to go to trial again over the murder of schoolgirl Leanne Holland to clear his name, after unsuccessfully trying for 18 months t....

NT public sector travel inquiry must include ministerial trips: Opposition ABC Australia | Sat May 23, 2015 02:53 UTC
A Northern Territory government review into public sector travel does not go far enough and should scrutinise ministerial travel too, the Opposition says.....

Tasmania to spend $8m upgrading parks infrastructure ABC Australia | Sat May 23, 2015 02:46 UTC
The Tasmanian Government announces an additional $8 million for national parks and reserves in next week's state budget.....

Call for more rights for refugees Radio New Zealand | Sat May 23, 2015 02:45 UTC
About 100 protestors from Amnesty International held heart-shaped yellow balloons and chanted for improved rights for refugees outside parliament today.....

KiwiSaver change will hurt savings - Labour Radio New Zealand | Sat May 23, 2015 02:45 UTC
KiwiSaver is being seriously undermined by the Government, the Labour Party says.....

WA mine site fatalities prompt union call for royal commission ABC Australia | Sat May 23, 2015 02:38 UTC
Recent mine site fatalities prompt a call by Unions WA for a royal commission into workplace deaths, but the Mines Minister rejects the call, saying there is no nee....

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