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Turkish warplanes hit Kurdish PKK militant targets in northern Iraq: media[+]
Reuters | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:14 UTC

Turkish warplanes struck Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) targets in northern Iraq on Friday, CNN Turk television reported, in Ankara's latest push against Kurdish militants.More than 30 warplanes

Obama administration announces Pell Grants for prisoners[+]
Foxnews | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:14 UTC

Some federal and state prisoners could begin receiving student aid to take college courses -- while still behind bars -- as early as the 2016-2017 school year.

NATO agrees plan to strengthen Iraq's army[+]
Reuters | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:13 UTC

NATO will help Iraq reform and strengthen its security forces which are reeling from a near collapse a year ago in the face of an offensive by Islamic State fighters, NATO said on Friday.Iraq asked

Litvinenko widow accuses Putin of ordering ex-KGB husband killing[+]
Foxnews | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:09 UTC

The widow of former KGB agent Alexander Litvinenko said Friday that a public inquiry pointed to President Vladimir Putin as being ultimately responsible for her husband's death, and her lawyer called the Russian leader a tin-pot despot who sanctioned

Settlement in Wrongful Death Suit Over Brewery Keg Explosion[+]
ABC News (US) | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:03 UTC

$1.2M settlement reached in wrongful death lawsuit over keg explosion at New Hampshire brewery

Orioles trade lets them make Manny Machado their No. 3 hitter[+]
NY Post | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:01 UTC

The Orioles have been looking for a way to improve their offense and move Manny Machado down from leadoff into an RBI slot. Mission accomplished. Baltimore obtained Gerardo Parra from...

Donald Trump Can Get Away With It, But You Can't[+]
Foxnews | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:00 UTC

The tale of a local diner owner who sought local elected office, and the dangers he faced with his business.

Driver in custody after ramming U.S. Capitol security gate[+]
UPI | Fri Jul 31, 2015 16:57 UTC

Amy R. ConnollyWASHINGTON, July 31 (UPI) -- Driver Antonio Pierorazio was taken into custody Friday after his car rammed a security barricade on the south side of the U.S. Capitol building.

Jeb Bush to visit Turbocam next week[+]
Fosters.com | Fri Jul 31, 2015 16:56 UTC

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush will be holding a New Hampshire-style town hall meeting with area residents on Friday, Aug. 7, at Turbocam International in Barrington.

UPDATE 1-Ukraine sees end of next week as "absolute" deadline for debt deal[+]
Reuters | Fri Jul 31, 2015 16:56 UTC

Ukraine sees the end of nextweek as the

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Justice Ministry to change German law's Nazi definition of murder[+]
Deutsche Welle | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:12 UTC

The German Justice Ministry is determined correct the definition of murder in the Criminal Code, because it was drawn up by one of the Third Reich's most notorious judges. But conservative parties don't see the point.

Parents give daughter, 5, visual bucket list after diagnosis [+]
Foxnews | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:10 UTC

The parents of a 5-year-old in central Ohio have created a visual bucket list for their daughter after she was diagnosed with a condition that will eventually cause her to go blind.

Litvinenko widow accuses Putin of ordering ex-KGB husband killing[+]
Foxnews | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:09 UTC

The widow of former KGB agent Alexander Litvinenko said Friday that a public inquiry pointed to President Vladimir Putin as being ultimately responsible for her husband's death, and her lawyer called the Russian leader a tin-pot despot who sanctioned

Coffee habits linked to memory, brain health in seniors[+]
CBS News | Fri Jul 31, 2015 16:56 UTC

New study finds a sudden increase in coffee consumption may have negative impact

Ailing girl vows to raise more funds for sick children after thieves hack bank account[+]
Foxnews | Fri Jul 31, 2015 16:51 UTC

A Massachusetts 10-year-old who suffers from a rare spinal disorder that inspired her to raise money to buy toys for other sick children says the thieves who hacked into her bank account won't slow her down.

Coast Guard to Suspend Search for Missing Florida Boaters at Sunset Friday[+]
NBC News | Fri Jul 31, 2015 16:50 UTC

The two teens disappeared last Friday afternoon after taking a 19-foot single-engine boat into the waters off Jupiter, Florida, for a fishing trip.

NATO agrees on support package for Iraq[+]
CBS 8 | Fri Jul 31, 2015 16:47 UTC

NATO allies agreed Friday on a package of measures to help strengthen Iraqi security and defense forces, including in the fields of military training, demining and countering improvised explosive devices.

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As California cuts water use, concerns rise over urban trees dying and possibly collapsing[+]
Foxnews | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:20 UTC

As Californians cut back water use and let lawns turn brown, arborists and state officials are worrying about a potentially dangerous ripple effect: Nearby trees going neglected and becoming diseased or dying.

Judge: Jury can hear that homeless man killed by Albuquerque police was arrested before[+]
Foxnews | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:17 UTC

A judge has ruled that a jury can be told limited information about a homeless man's prior arrest in the trial of a former and current officer facing murder charges in his death.

Not guilty plea in federal court for church shooting suspect[+]
Foxnews | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:17 UTC

A federal magistrate entered not guilty pleas on 33 federal charges, including for hate crimes, for a white man accused of gunning down nine parishioners at a black church in Charleston.

American Pharoah Returns After Triple Crown[+]
Fox Business | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:15 UTC

American Pharoah is back on the track after securing horse racing's first Triple Crown in 37 years.

Obama administration announces Pell Grants for prisoners[+]
Foxnews | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:14 UTC

Some federal and state prisoners could begin receiving student aid to take college courses -- while still behind bars -- as early as the 2016-2017 school year.

Agent: Redskins, Galette agree to 1-year deal[+]
ESPN | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:12 UTC

Agent: Redskins, Galette agree to 1-year deal

You Just Bought a Private Island. Now What?[+]
Bloomberg | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:10 UTC

Creating your own private-island paradiseis doable, but it wont be easy, warns expert developerDoug Kulig

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Obama administration announces Pell Grants for prisoners[+]
Foxnews | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:14 UTC

Some federal and state prisoners could begin receiving student aid to take college courses -- while still behind bars -- as early as the 2016-2017 school year.

Debbie Wasserman Schultz fails - miserably - to explain the difference between a Democrat and a Socialist[+]
Best of Cain | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:09 UTC

Because there is none. Usually, when a completely discredited very important Democrat appears on the Chris Matthews program, you expect to see a lot

The Middle Class is Doing Just Fine[+]
Economic Policy Journal | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:06 UTC

So says my favorite Keynesian economist, Martin Feldstein:[T]he political debate is distorted by misleading statistics that grossly understate these gains.For example, it is frequently said that the average household income has risen only slightly, or not

There Goes the Labor Theory of Value[+]
Economic Policy Journal | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:06 UTC

The iconic Mission: Impossible theme song took just 3 minutes to write. reports NyPo.It took Lalo Schifrin, now 83, all of three minutes to write his famed theme set to an unusual 5/4 time signature for the TV series Mission: Impossible.Orchestrations n

Rents are so High in the SF Bay Area that People are Moving Into Used Containers[+]
Economic Policy Journal | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:06 UTC

Luke Iseman and Heather Stewart were tired of paying San Francisco rents and had always dreaming of living in a shipping container so for less than one months rent they bought a used shipping container ($2,300 from the Port of Oakland) and began to conver

Puerto Rico Expected to Default Tomorrow[+]
Economic Policy Journal | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:06 UTC

Puerto Rico is expected to default on debt due Saturday.Puerto Rico has indicated that it will likely skip a $58 million payment due August 1 on its Public Finance Corporation debt.. According to a 2014 bond offering statement, Puerto Rico has never defau

Planned Parenthood Scandal: Second Abortion Group Tries to Block Release of Sting Videos[+]
Infowars.com | Fri Jul 31, 2015 16:59 UTC

National Abortion Federation files injunction.

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Sergio Peris-Menchet To Co-Star In FX Pilot Snowfall[+]
Deadline Hollywood | Fri Jul 31, 2015 16:43 UTC

Spanish actor Sergio Peris-Mencheta has been tapped for a lead role opposite Damson Idris and Billy Magnussen in FX's drama pilot Snowfall, about the beginnings of the crack cocaine epidemic in Los Angeles in the 80's. Co-written by John Singleton and Eri

'X-Men' alum Famke Janssen joins 'How to Get Away with Murder'[+]
Entertainment Weekly | Fri Jul 31, 2015 16:37 UTC

Franke Janssen has landed a multi-episode arc on the upcoming season of How to Get Away with Murder, EW has confirmed....

Bottoms up Here's your 'Bachelor in Paradise' drinking game[+]
Entertainment Weekly | Fri Jul 31, 2015 16:34 UTC

It just doesnt pay to be the other guy. In The Bachelorettes July 27 season finale, Kaitlyn Bristowe handed her final rose to personal trainer...

New Dirk Gently TV show in the works from Chronicle writer[+]
Entertainment Weekly | Fri Jul 31, 2015 16:33 UTC

Dirk Gently lives!BBC America is developing a new adaptation of Douglas Adams beloved comic and novel, Dirk Gentlys Holistic Detective Agency ...

See Joseph Gordon-Levitt try Snapchat for the first time[+]
Entertainment Weekly | Fri Jul 31, 2015 16:32 UTC

Joseph Gordon-Levitt took over EWs Snapchat (EWsnaps) on Thursday to answer any and all burning questions posed by fans, and he discovered the...

BBC America Picks Up Series Thirteen & Undercover Starring Sophie Okonedo, Sets Projects From Max Landis & Others[+]
Deadline Hollywood | Fri Jul 31, 2015 16:30 UTC

Political thriller Undercover and mystery Thirteen are BBC America’s first new co-productions developed since AMC Networks acquired a 49.9% stake and operating control of BBCA last October, as part of a wide-ranging partnership. Undercover, a six-pa

Director talks about Dr. Dre on the set of 'Straight Outta Compton'[+]
Entertainment Weekly | Fri Jul 31, 2015 16:27 UTC

Considering his financial stake in the project not to mention its likely impact on his enduring cultural legacy Dr. Dre has remained...

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Science

The week in science: Nature 's news quiz Nature
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Successful Ebola vaccine provides 100% protection in trial Nature
Study also demonstrates ability to develop a vaccine quickly during an outbreak.....

Fragile Apollo Artifacts in Need of Some Love: Photos Discovery News
There are many precious Apollo artifacts at the Smithsonian that need a little tender, loving care.There are many precious Apollo artifacts at the Smithsonian that ....

Grams of Added Sugar in Some Popular Foods and Drinks (Infographic) LiveScience.com
You may be consuming more sugar than you think.....

Cheers! 'Blue Moon' Beer Celebrates Lunar Sight for 20th Anniversary Space.com
In a coincidence of cosmic proportions, the second full moon of July rises tonight, making it a so-called "Blue Moon" and Blue Moon Brewing Co. will celebrate its ....

126-Yr-Old Suicide-Pact Note Spotlights Royal Romance Discovery News
The long-lost farewell letters of Mary Vetsera, who committed suicide with Crown Prince Rudolf of Austria, were discovered in a Viennese bank vault.The long-lost fa....

The Worst Food Safety Cases of All Time Discovery News
We're not just talking bad eggs or rotten apples. These outbreaks are the worst of the bunch.We're not just talking bad eggs or rotten apples. These outbrea....

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Don't Be Grossed Out, the Bacteria on These Petri Dish Plates Is Art Gizmodo | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:05 UTC
Looking for a great prank to pull on a germaphobe? Invite them over for dinner, but serve it on these colorful plates that look like modern art, but are actually mi....

Pinterest hires Macintosh icon pioneer Susan Kare Mashable | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:03 UTC
Pinterest has hired Macintosh icon designer Susan Kare. She will influence the way Pinterest looks.....

Japan's Suntory to conduct important space whisky research Engadget | Fri Jul 31, 2015 16:51 UTC
We have a strong whisky bias, so when Suntory revealed that it would be sending products into orbit, we had to know more. The company will fire six samples of its b....

New Yorkers Have Been Turning Fire Hydrants Into Sprinklers Since 1896 Gizmodo | Fri Jul 31, 2015 16:50 UTC
No image says summer more than a cracked-open fire hydrant spewing city water into a New York street. Although not intended as their primary role in the metropolis,....

Game of Thrones to run at least eight seasons with possible prequel series Digital Trends | Fri Jul 31, 2015 16:45 UTC
During a recent press event, HBO indicated that Game of Thrones will run for at least eight seasons and possibly more, with the added possibility of a prequel serie....

DT Daily: Mozilla boss blasts Microsoft Edge browser Digital Trends | Fri Jul 31, 2015 16:37 UTC
Tech headlines for July 31, 2015. The maker of the rival browser Firefox is unhappy that Edge is set as the default browser in Windows 10, even on upgraded systems ....

How to reset Windows 10 on a Microsoft Surface Digital Trends | Fri Jul 31, 2015 16:30 UTC
If you're running Windows 10 on your Microsoft Surface, and the device is running poorly, it may be time for drastic measures. We've mapped out how to reset the dev....

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As California cuts water use, concerns rise over urban trees dying and possibly collapsing Foxnews | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:20 UTC
As Californians cut back water use and let lawns turn brown, arborists and state officials are worrying about a potentially dangerous ripple effect: Nearby trees go....

Judge: Jury can hear that homeless man killed by Albuquerque police was arrested before Foxnews | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:17 UTC
A judge has ruled that a jury can be told limited information about a homeless man's prior arrest in the trial of a former and current officer facing murder cha....

Not guilty plea in federal court for church shooting suspect Foxnews | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:17 UTC
A federal magistrate entered not guilty pleas on 33 federal charges, including for hate crimes, for a white man accused of gunning down nine parishioners at a black....

IAEA chief "positively" mulling US Senate invite to speak on Iran i24 News | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:16 UTC
Don't be swayed by 'big money': Obama warn supporters of Iran deal in conference call - Iran, Barack Obama, IAEA, AIPAC....

American Pharoah Returns After Triple Crown Fox Business | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:15 UTC
American Pharoah is back on the track after securing horse racing's first Triple Crown in 37 years.....

Obama administration announces Pell Grants for prisoners Foxnews | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:14 UTC
Some federal and state prisoners could begin receiving student aid to take college courses -- while still behind bars -- as early as the 2016-2017 school year.....

Agent: Redskins, Galette agree to 1-year deal ESPN | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:12 UTC
Agent: Redskins, Galette agree to 1-year deal....

Justice Ministry to change German law's Nazi definition of murder Deutsche Welle | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:12 UTC
The German Justice Ministry is determined correct the definition of murder in the Criminal Code, because it was drawn up by one of the Third Reich's most notorious ....

George Clooney launches project to 'end war in Africa' News24 | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:10 UTC
Hollywood actor, George Clooney, has launched a new initiative called The Sentry aimed at ending conflicts on the African continent by tracking the money that fuels....

CAR court rules refugees have right to vote News24 | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:10 UTC
Central African Republic's highest court has overturned a decision by the transitional parliament that would have barred tens of thousands of refugees in neighb....

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Canada

HBO says Game of Thrones will run for at least 8 seasons National Post | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:06 UTC
HBO president Michael Lombardo revealed the flagship series is returning for not one, not two, but at least three more seasons....

Microsoft says Windows 10 runs 14 million computers two days after release Vancouver Sun | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:06 UTC
The software was released Wednesday as a free download....

If you are going to use drugs at music festivals , think safety first Vancouver Sun | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:06 UTC
The Montreal Gazette sat down with the Head and Hands community organization to discuss safe drug and alcohol use during music festivals. ....

Seahawks sign quarterback Russell Wilson to extension Vancouver Sun | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:06 UTC
The four-year deal is worth $87.6 million, with a $31 million signing bonus and $60 million guaranteed....

Hulk Hogan blames Gawker for leaking racist rant National Post | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:05 UTC
Hogan (real name Terry Bollea) alleges that Gawker is also responsible for the latest leak in an attempt to damage his case against them and ruin his 38-year career....

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Turkish warplanes hit Kurdish PKK militant targets in northern Iraq: media Reuters | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:14 UTC
Turkish warplanes struck Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) targets in northern Iraq on Friday, CNN Turk television reported, in Ankara's latest push against Kurdish....

NATO agrees plan to strengthen Iraq's army Reuters | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:13 UTC
NATO will help Iraq reform and strengthen its security forces which are reeling from a near collapse a year ago in the face of an offensive by Islamic State fighter....

Chile's Pinochet covered up report on death of U.S. student, documents say Reuters | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:12 UTC
Former Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet stifled a police report that accused military officers of burning and killing a U.S. student in 1986, according to declassi....

DOJ: Racial discrimination at juvenile court that serves Ferguson, St. Louis UPI | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:12 UTC
Danielle HaynesWASHINGTON, July 31 (UPI) -- A juvenile delinquency court that services an area including Ferguson, Mo., discriminates against black children, a U.S.....

Consequences of starvation last generations, at least for worms UPI | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:06 UTC
Brooks HaysDURHAM, N.C., July 31 (UPI) -- New research suggests starved worms generate smaller, hardier offspring for at least three generations.....

Rob Kardashian shares shirtless throwback photo UPI | Fri Jul 31, 2015 16:59 UTC
Annie MartinLOS ANGELES, July 31 (UPI) -- Rob Kardashian returned to Instagram by posting a shirtless, throwback photo of himself eating a pulled pork sandwich.....

Lawsuit: Meth found at bottom of In-N-Out Burger beverage UPI | Fri Jul 31, 2015 16:58 UTC
Ben HooperLOS ANGELES, July 31 (UPI) -- A lawsuit filed in Los Angeles alleges an In-N-Out Burger customer discovered his drink had been spiked with meth after the ....

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American Pharoah Returns After Triple Crown Fox Business | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:15 UTC
American Pharoah is back on the track after securing horse racing's first Triple Crown in 37 years.....

You Just Bought a Private Island. Now What? Bloomberg | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:10 UTC
Creating your own private-island paradiseis doable, but it wont be easy, warns expert developerDoug Kulig....

Kerry to Press Egypt on Human Rights Before Gulf, Asian Talks Bloomberg | Fri Jul 31, 2015 16:56 UTC

This Chinese giant just surpassed Microsoft Fortune | Fri Jul 31, 2015 16:56 UTC
The U.S. company is no longer the third-largest phone maker.....

Possible renaming of Rhodes University to be considered Business Day | Fri Jul 31, 2015 16:54 UTC
Rhodes University vice-chancellor Sizwe Mabizela says momentum to transform institution, including possible renaming, gathering pace and moving with urgency....

Chevron's Earnings Get Clobbered This Quarter; Here's What You Need to Know Fool.com | Fri Jul 31, 2015 16:54 UTC
A major earnings miss and ....

Smallest U.S. Wage Increase on Record Puts Dent in Pay Prospects Bloomberg | Fri Jul 31, 2015 16:53 UTC

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US Newspapers: National

U.N. Chief Condemns Palestinian Toddler Killing, Urges Calm NY Times
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon condemned on Friday the killing of a Palestinian child in the West Bank, saying the absence of a peace process and Isra....

Fort Washington residents, politicos demand Pr. Georges open police station Washington Post
Baker says budget constraints are forcing delay of opening, but residents claim its political will.....

Reports: Haqqani terror founder died last year USA Today
Officials close to Afghan militant leaderJalaluddin Haqqani told British and Middle Eastern media outlets Thursday that the Haqqani Network founder died last year.....

Clinton urges Congress to ditch Cuban trade embargo Washington Post
To a crowd in South Florida, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton outlined what she would do as president to change U.S. ties with Cuba.....

Dylann Roof pleads not guilty -- but wants to plead guilty -- in Charleston case USA Today
The white man accused of gunning down nine parishioners at a black church in Charleston wants to plead guilty to 33 federal charges, but his lawyer said in court Fr....

No bail for man charged with trying to support IS group Washington Post
A judge has denied bail for a western New York man accused of attempting to support terrorism by buying combat gear, making overseas trips and declaring his allegia....

Humorless Buffalo destroys its famous snow pile Washington Post
Buffalo's renowned snow pile was brutally attacked Thursday and is now almost certain to melt away into obscurity.....

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Man who held 26 children for ransom allowed parole by California governor NY Post
SACRAMENTO, Calif. The governor of California on Thursday allowed parole for one of three men convicted in the 1976 kidnapping of 26 children and their school bus ....

Search for boys lost at sea to be suspended at sunset: Coast Guard NY Post
OPA-LOCKA, Fla. The Coast Guard will suspend its search at sunset for two teenage fishermen who’ve been missing for a week, officials said Friday. However, C....

The week in science: Nature 's news quiz Nature
Have you been paying attention to the science news?....

Successful Ebola vaccine provides 100% protection in trial Nature
Study also demonstrates ability to develop a vaccine quickly during an outbreak.....

Debbie Wasserman Schultz fails - miserably - to explain the difference between a Democrat and a Socialist Best of Cain
Because there is none. Usually, when a completely discredited very important Democrat appears on the Chris Matthews program, you expect to see a lot....

Portland man found guilty of sexually assaulting 8-year-old WLBZ
A criminal investigation was launched against Hunt back in 2013 after the victim's mother contacted police.....

There Goes the Labor Theory of Value Economic Policy Journal
The iconic Mission: Impossible theme song took just 3 minutes to write. reports NyPo.It took Lalo Schifrin, now 83, all of three minutes to write his famed theme s....

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Africa

Knut to Govt: Take pay case to Supreme Court and we strike Daily Nation
Union warns government against taking fight over teachers pay raise to the Supreme Court.....

Possible renaming of Rhodes University to be considered Business Day
Rhodes University vice-chancellor Sizwe Mabizela says momentum to transform institution, including possible renaming, gathering pace and moving with urgency....

Another police officer dies SABC
One of two Johannesburg police officers who were shot and wounded on Friday morning has died in hospital, Gauteng police said.....

US launches probe into killing of Cecil the lion News24
US authorities have launched an investigation into the killing of a beloved lion in Zimbabwe, as the American dentist who hunted the big cat remained in hiding amid....

Attack on Judiciary uncalled for: Nicholson SABC
Retired former Judge Chris Nicholson says the judicial system in the country is not under threat.....

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Europe

Supermarkets could stop hiring over-25s to avoid national living wage, say analysts The Guardian | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:21 UTC
Credit rating agency Moodys warns big four may close stores or try to avoid employing people eligible for rise to 9 an hour by 2020....

Horse racing tips: Saturday 1 August The Guardian | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:20 UTC
Legatissimo is napped to win the Nassau Stakes on the final day of Glorious Goodwood, plus tips for all six race-meetings....

A thriller with a bisexual male hero? American readers can't handle it The Guardian | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:20 UTC
My book My Name is N was initially met with positive reviews but readers on Amazon seem angry they werent warned that the protagonist sleeps with men....

Beijing promises to overcome lack of snow for 2022 Winter Olympics The Guardian | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:19 UTC
Chinas capital beat Kazakh capital in an extremely tight vote after promises from Chinese president Xi Jinping of an excellent Games....

Dylann Roof pleads not guilty to hate crimes charges for Charleston shooting The Guardian | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:18 UTC
Lawyers for 21-year-old charged with opening fire on Bible study class last month, killing nine, were prevented from entering guilty plea for federal counts....

Marina O'Loughlin's food feed: the scotch egg monster and a cake of genius The Guardian | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:17 UTC
From a burger that defies imagination to a novel way of seeing summer vegetables, its all in this weeks culinary feastGot a great food pic?....

Germany halts treason inquiry into journalists after protests The Guardian | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:16 UTC
Germanys prosecutor general suspends investigation into reporters who said state planned to boost surveillance for the good of media freedom....

Copywriting: A two-day bootcamp The Guardian | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:14 UTC
Dates: Saturday 7 and Sunday 8 November 2015 | Times: 10am-4pmPrice: 449 | Capacity: 16....

New Government in Chisinau Radio Romania International | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:14 UTC
Moldova has a new government, supported by the parties in the Alliance for European Integration....

The public sector payout cap will affect average earners as well as the top brass The Guardian | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:12 UTC
Government portrays the 95,000 redundancy cap as something for only high earners to worry about. But it will impact long-serving lower paid staff....

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Middle East

Magnitude-5.5 quake hits Iran; no report of damage, injuries The Daily Star
Iran says a magnitude-5.5 earthquake has jolted a sparsely populated district some 800 kilometers (497 miles) southeast of Tehran. There were no immediate reports o....

Polish plan to honor Portuguese-run supermarket sparks anger The Daily Star
Poland's government has postponed plans to bestow a top honor on the Portuguese businessman who runs popular discount supermarket chain Biedronka after a public out....

PM Visits Injured Relatives of Child Killed in Terror Attack Arutz Sheva

Arctic-bound ship leaves Portland after oil drilling protest The Daily Star
Authorities used boats, personal watercraft, poles and their bare hands to remove protesters in kayaks and hanging from bridges who had tried to block a Royal Dutch....

Iraqi Forces Kill Tens of ISIL Terrorists in Anbar Province FARS

Syrian Army, Hezbollah Regain Control of Strategic Neighborhood in Zabadani FARS

Al-Saqr family denounces Iran's meddling Bahrain News Agency

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East Asia

Suitcase found near plane debris on Indian Ocean island Ecns.cn

Rules set improved standards for guides Ecns.cn
A guideline on protecting the rights and interests of more than 700,000 tour guides on the Chinese mainland was released on Thursday.....

Company designs app for family play Ecns.cn
Reports abound about how high-tech can drive a wedge between parents and children, but Chinese education entrepreneurs are showing how smartphones can also be used ....

Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic bid committee vows to be frugal Ecns.cn
(ECNS) - Beijing would draw 65 percent of its construction budget from private funds to compete for the 2022 Winter Olympics, the Beijing Youth Daily reported Frida....

Reunion debris provides fresh evidence of MH370 being crashed off Australia Ecns.cn
One of Australia's leading oceanographers said on Friday that the airplane debris found on Reunion Island this week is likely to be from Malaysia Airlines' Flight M....

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South Asia

Odisha CM approves 34 teaching posts for PMEC, Brahmapur Odisha Sun Times
Odisha Sun Times Bureau Bhubaneswar, Jul 31: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today approved appointment to 34 teaching posts in Parala Maharaja Engineering Col....

Man arrested with heroin worth Rs 35 lakh in Delhi Press Trust of India
New Delhi, Jul 31 (PTI)An alleged drug peddler, part of asupply chain in the national capital, has been arrested withheroin worth Rs 35 lakh in the international ma....

2 held for bid to deposit fake currency in bank Press Trust of India
Ramanathapuram (TN), Jul 31 (PTI) Two persons were arrestedtoday for allegedly attempting to deposit fake currency notesin the denomination of Rs 1,000 in a nati....

J P Singhal is new VC of Rajasthan University Press Trust of India
Jaipur, Jul 31 (PTI) Academician J P Singhal was todayappointed as the new Vice Chancellor of University ofRajasthan here.Rajasthan Governor Kalyan Singh appointed ....

2 foreigners get jail term for drug trafficking Press Trust of India
Chennai, Jul 31 (PTI) Two foreign nationals were recentlyconvicted and sentenced to varying terms of rigorousimprisonment by different courts in Tamil Nadu for d....

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South East Asia

Thundery showers predicted for Jubilee weekend Today Online
SINGAPORE - It may be wise to take along an umbrella while out celebrating National Day next weekend. The National Environment Agency said today (July 31) to expect....

AirAsia sues airport operator for S$147 million over losses at klia2, LCCT Today Online
KUALA LUMPUR - AirAsia has served a letter of demand to airport operator Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad (MAHB) for losses and damages as a result of its operatio....

Moscow eyes milestone Russia-Asean summit in 2016 Malay Mail Online
KUALA LUMPUR, July 31 Russia, a major dialogue partner of Asean, expects preparations to celebrate the 20th anniversary of partnership between both sides in 2016 w....

US agency has communicated with representative for dentist in lion killing Channel NewsAsia
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service said on Friday that a representative of the Minnesota dentist who killed a celebrated lion in Zimbabwe had reached out to the age....

Turkish warplanes hit Kurdish PKK militant targets in northern Iraq - media Channel NewsAsia
Turkish warplanes struck Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) targets in northern Iraq on Friday, CNN Turk television reported, in Ankara's latest push against Kurdish mil....

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Oceania

Prison deaths inquest a priority: coroner Courier Mail | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:14 UTC
A TASMANIAN coroner has highlighted the importance of quickly investigating the deaths in custody of two men who died within the space of a week in Hobart.....

Dragon thief nabbed with Facebook help news.com.au | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:01 UTC
POLICE are thanking Facebook users for their help in recovering a bearded dragon stolen from a Sydney pet shop.....

Charges against company over mine deaths news.com.au | Fri Jul 31, 2015 17:01 UTC
THE operators of a Tasmanian copper mine have been charged over the deaths of two workers in 2013, with the state prosecutor claiming the company failed to ensure s....

Jack the Insider: Mullar Omar’s replacement will be worse The Australian | Fri Jul 31, 2015 16:13 UTC
The spiritual leader of the Taliban in Afghanistan, Mullah Omar is dead again. According to reports, Omar died two years ago and then again yesterday, leaving the t....

Vic man forced to drive at knifepoint The Australian | Fri Jul 31, 2015 16:11 UTC
A DRIVER from regional Victoria had a knife thrust in his face and was forced to drive a carjacker for an hour to a nearby town.....

PNG to boot out Aussie advisers The Australian | Fri Jul 31, 2015 16:09 UTC
PAPUA New Guinea will boot out Australian officials working for its government by the end of the year.....

CheckUp medical column for July 31 The Australian | Fri Jul 31, 2015 16:07 UTC
A WEEKLY round-up of news affecting your health....

Final farewell for fighter lost in Syria The Australian | Fri Jul 31, 2015 16:07 UTC
REECE Harding's family know he is gone but dread the moment of finality that will come with his funeral.....

Ashes 2015: Ben Dorries says Michael Clarke has become England’s ‘bunny’ Courier Mail | Fri Jul 31, 2015 15:58 UTC
MICHAEL Clarke has fought the good fight for so long but now looks completely gone.....

Cobains fight release of death scene snaps news.com.au | Fri Jul 31, 2015 15:53 UTC
KURT Cobain's widow and daughter are urging a Seattle judge not to release death scene photos and records that a US journalist claims will prove the Nirvana fro....

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