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Obama signs 1-week bill to keep Homeland Security funded[+]
AP | Sat Feb 28, 2015 04:52 UTC

WASHINGTON (AP) President Barack Obama has signed a one-week funding bill for the Homeland Security Department, keeping the agency open after a showdown that went right up to the brink. Obama signed the bill late Friday, just minutes before the midnight

500.COM SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Shareholder Rights Law Firm Johnson & Weaver, LLP Announces Investigation of 500.com Limited[+]
heraldonline.com | Sat Feb 28, 2015 04:04 UTC

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Obama, Kerry condemn killing of Russian opposition figure[+]
heraldonline.com | Sat Feb 28, 2015 03:58 UTC

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GOP, Dem senators offer bill challenging Obama on Iran[+]
heraldonline.com | Sat Feb 28, 2015 03:33 UTC

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Obama bids farewell again to Attorney General Eric Holder[+]
heraldonline.com | Sat Feb 28, 2015 03:18 UTC

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SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announces Investigation of The Board of Directors of Polypore International, Inc.[+]
heraldonline.com | Sat Feb 28, 2015 03:14 UTC

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WALGREENS SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Shareholder Rights Law Firm Johnson & Weaver, LLP Announces Investigation of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc.[+]
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FIVE BELOW SHAREHOLDER ALERT BY FORMER LOUISIANA ATTORNEY GENERAL: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Reminds Investors with Losses in Excess of $100,000 of Lead Plaintiff Deadline in Class Action Lawsuit Against[+]
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Emwazi had anger therapy - teacher[+]
BBC News | Sat Feb 28, 2015 04:50 UTC

A former teacher of the man named as extremist

Mexico Captures 'Most Wanted' Drug Lord[+]
Sky News | Sat Feb 28, 2015 04:43 UTC

The drug cartel boss was the prime target of the Mexican president's efforts to regain control of an area battered by violence.

Putin political foe shot dead in Moscow[+]
CBS News | Sat Feb 28, 2015 04:40 UTC

Boris Nemtsov, a former deputy prime minister who became a key opposition figure in Russia, was shot four times from a passing car near the Kremlin.

EPA sued over shrinking monarch butterfly population[+]
RT.com | Sat Feb 28, 2015 04:40 UTC

A leading environmental group has filed a lawsuit against the Environmental Protection Agency, accusing regulators of dismissing dangers about a certain chemical used in herbicides, including Monsantos widely used Roundup.

China Jails Ex-Vice Governor 17 Years on Graft Charges[+]
ABC News (US) | Sat Feb 28, 2015 04:09 UTC

A former Chinese vice governor known for his appetite for jade and arts was sentenced to 17 years in prison on corruption charges on Saturday, a Chinese court said. Ni Fake, former vice governor of the eastern province of Anhui, was found guilty of taking

Nemtsov's death: Putin is the last person to be interested[+]
RT.com | Sat Feb 28, 2015 03:42 UTC

Although Boris Nemtsov was an open critic of Vladimir Putin, he had little political influence, says political analyst Dmitry Babich. The analyst says the tragic death is a "huge gift to Putin-haters in the West who wish to blame the Russian president.

Aussies all out for 151 against Black Caps[+]
ABC Australia | Sat Feb 28, 2015 03:36 UTC

Australia crumbled to be dismissed for a paltry 151 in its cricket World Cup pool match against New Zealand at Eden Park.

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Federal appeals court rules marathon bombing trial can stay in Boston[+]
Foxnews | Sat Feb 28, 2015 05:00 UTC

The federal appeals court ruled Friday that the trial of the Boston Marathon bombing suspect can stay in Massachusetts.

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev trial for Boston Marathon bombings can stay in Massachusetts[+]
CBS News | Sat Feb 28, 2015 04:24 UTC

Attorneys for alleged bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev argued he wouldn't be able to get a fair trial after deadly attack, publicity

Finally, Ferguson's only black council member speaks to Al Jazeera[+]
Al Jazeera America | Sat Feb 28, 2015 04:16 UTC

Duarte Geraldino gets the first national interview with Dwayne James

US and Cuban diplomats meet to discuss deal[+]
Al Jazeera America | Sat Feb 28, 2015 04:10 UTC

John Kavulich, head of the US-Cuba Trade and Economic Council, discusses the meeting between the two sides

The mysterious, troubling case of missing Relisha Rudd[+]
Al Jazeera America | Sat Feb 28, 2015 04:07 UTC

A year after the 8-year-old went missing from a Washington, DC, family shelter, no trace has been found

What the Netanyahu speech is really about[+]
Al Jazeera America | Sat Feb 28, 2015 04:05 UTC

Diplomacy and partisan politics collide but there's more

Congress passes one-week funding extension for Homeland Security[+]
Al Jazeera America | Sat Feb 28, 2015 04:05 UTC

With just hours to spare before midnight deadline, House gives green light to bill and averts partial shutdown

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Former Obama Campaign Aide Now Works to Oust Netanyahu[+]
NY Times | Sat Feb 28, 2015 05:00 UTC

The work of Jeremy Bird, a top organizer for President Obamas presidential campaigns, in an effort to unseat Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu adds another layer to the diplomatic mess surrounding Mr. Netanyahus coming speech to Congress.

At CPAC, a Bustling Marketplace for Former G.O.P. Candidates[+]
NY Times | Sat Feb 28, 2015 05:00 UTC

Many Republicans say they fear that their nominating process has begun to look like a machine for generating and heightening brand awareness.

Jeb Bush Stresses Conservative Credentials at Republicans Political Gathering[+]
NY Times | Sat Feb 28, 2015 05:00 UTC

Mr. Bush said he created a solid business climate in Florida, where he served two terms as governor, and he explained his current campaign approach called inclusive conservatism.

Nets More Interested in Dresses Than IRS Scandal; Omit Latest on Lerner[+]
NewsBusters | Sat Feb 28, 2015 04:35 UTC

On Friday evening, the Big Three networks continued their blackouts on the Thursday revelation that the Treasury Department's deputy inspector general, Timothy Camus, is conducting an "active investigation" into the "potential criminal

AP Report on Wisconsin Right to Work Move Presents Union Side Only[+]
NewsBusters | Sat Feb 28, 2015 04:28 UTC

A couple of thousand protesters have showed up to rail against the Wisconsin Legislature's move to pass right to work legislation this week. That number is far smaller than what was seen four years ago, when Badger State Governor Scott Walker champio

C&L's Late Nite Music Club With Leonard Nimoy[+]
Crooks and Liars | Sat Feb 28, 2015 04:00 UTC

In the wake of his passing, here's something to remember Leonard by. He wasn't as well known for his music as his acting, but it was something he also thoroughly enjoyed. His first two albums featured him either fully or partially in character as Mr. Spoc

Did the House GOP cut a deal with Democrats?[+]
Washington Examiner | Sat Feb 28, 2015 03:50 UTC

House Democrats signaled Friday that Republicans have cut a deal with them to pass a Homeland Security funding measure next week that would last until Sept. 30.But Republicans are denying it.The deal, Democrats said, was made in exchange for Democratic vo

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Found! Lupita Nyong'o's Stolen $150K Oscar Gown Returned to Scene of the Crime[+]
Entertainment Tonight | Sat Feb 28, 2015 04:15 UTC

West Hollywood police found the stolen dress after receiving a tip from TMZ.

'True Blood's' Stephen Moyer Addresses His Addiction Battles at Hollywood Panel[+]
Hollywood Reporter | Sat Feb 28, 2015 04:02 UTC

Stephen Moyer addressed past struggles with substance abuse -- and his 14 years of sobriety -- during a frank discussion on the current state of Hollywood addiction.

Ronda Rousey On Her Big UFC Fight and Making 'Furious 7' With Paul Walker[+]
Entertainment Tonight | Sat Feb 28, 2015 03:42 UTC

The MMA champ is making movies, working on a memoir and kicking ass.

Power Rangers Bootleg Fan Film Returns To YouTube, Vimeo[+]
Deadline Hollywood | Sat Feb 28, 2015 03:34 UTC

EXCLUSIVE: The Power Rangers fan film dispute has been settled. Following an agreement late Friday, the fan video is back on YouTube and Vimeo after a legal chest bumping between lawyers for franchise copyright holder Haim Saban and film fan producer Adi

Dave Annable Lands Male Lead in NBC Medical Drama Heart Matters[+]
Variety | Sat Feb 28, 2015 03:28 UTC

Dave Annable has been cast as the male lead in NBC’s medical drama “Heart Matters,”Variety has learned. Annable, who recently starred in “Red Band Society” and previously “Brothers & Sisters,” will co-star opp

Dave Annable & Melissa George Cast In NBC Pilot Heart Matters[+]
Deadline Hollywood | Sat Feb 28, 2015 03:15 UTC

Melissa George has been tapped for the lead and Brothers & Sisters alum Dave Annable for a co-starring role in NBC’s drama pilotHeart Matters.Inspired by the life of Dr. Kathy Magliato, themedical soap follows the outspoken Alex Panttiere (Georg

12 Monkeys boss on Cole's fate and what's next [+]
Entertainment Weekly | Sat Feb 28, 2015 03:00 UTC

Warning: This story contains spoilers from Fridays episode of 12 Monkeys. Turn back now if you havent watched.In case Fridays episode of 12 Monkeys left you screaming at your television, fear not, Cole probably isnt dead.

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Science

Leonard Nimoy's Impact On NASA and ESA - Astronauts Reflect | Video Space.com
NASA astronaut Mike Fincke and ESA astronaut Luca Parmitano talk about the inspiration that Star Trek's Mr. Spock delivered to humanity's on-going mission to explor....

'Miles From Tomorrowland' Consulted By NASA, Space Architect | Video Space.com
The creators of the Disney series reached out to experts in space and science to develop ideas on what the technologies of the future will look like for their space....

Robots Doing Laundry - It's Not Science Fiction Anymore | Raw Video LiveScience.com
Scientists from the United Technologies Research Center, Berkeley and the University of Massachusetts Amherst have developed new algorithms to deal with a a problem....

Man Sees Again with a Bionic Eye | Video LiveScience.com
A man whose retina was destroyed was able to see again, thanks to an implanted retinal prostheses. ....

Watch Very '80s Footage of 'Shark Lady' Eugenie Clark at Work LiveScience.com
This week, ocean explorers mourned the loss of a legend in their field: Eugenie Clark, a marine biologist and authority on sharks.....

Reasons for ibrutinib therapy discontinuation in CLL ScienceDaily.com
About 10 percent of patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia discontinued therapy with the Bruton tyrosine kinase inhibitor drug ibrutinib because of disease prog....

First detailed microscopy evidence of bacteria at the lower size limit of life ScienceDaily.com
Scientists have captured the first detailed microscopy images of ultra-small bacteria that are believed to be about as small as life can get. The existence of ultra....

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Top Tech Headlines

Disney's retelling the 'Star Wars' film saga with Legos Engadget | Sat Feb 28, 2015 03:54 UTC
There isn't a way to turn back time and prevent the Star Wars prequels from ever releasing (just ask Cher), but maybe Disney XD's upcoming crack at them could make ....

US Court Rules That Kim Dotcom Is A 'Fugitive' And Thus DOJ Can Take His Money Techdirt | Sat Feb 28, 2015 03:39 UTC
In the long, convoluted and complex legal battles facing Megaupload founder Kim Dotcom, there was some bizarre stuff that happened late last year. As you may recall....

White House Releases Draft 'Privacy' Bill That's Not Very Good Techdirt | Sat Feb 28, 2015 02:23 UTC
It's been talked about for a while, but on Friday, the White House released a draft of what it's calling a "Consumer Privacy Bill of Rights." Conceptually, that sou....

Plan for futuristic Googleplex raises hopes, fears Mashable | Sat Feb 28, 2015 02:21 UTC
Some local residents aren't thrilled about local tech companies' unchecked growth.....

Fork me! Uber hauls GitHub into court to find who hacked database of 50,000 drivers The Register | Sat Feb 28, 2015 01:59 UTC
Taxi biz demands IP addresses and more Uber has subpoenaed GitHub to unmask netizens suspected of hacking its database of taxi drivers.…....

Report: Ads are one step closer to coming to Tinder Gigaom.com | Sat Feb 28, 2015 01:46 UTC
Tinder is working on building itself an ad unit, according to Re/Code sources. The dating company contacted both Facebook and Twitter to discuss a potential....

New Xen vuln triggers Amazon, Rackspace reboot panic redux The Register | Sat Feb 28, 2015 01:29 UTC
Second hypervisor-related cloud meltdown in six months Newly discovered vulnerabilities in the open source Xen virtualization hypervisor have once again sent major ....

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TV News - US/International (All Markets)

VIDEO: Train narrowly misses SUV Fox 5 NY | Sat Feb 28, 2015 05:04 UTC
A quick thinking police officer is being credited with preventing a possible train tragedy in Connecticut earlier this week. Video from a witness caught just the en....

US Sens. introduce new Iran legislation Press TV | Sat Feb 28, 2015 04:57 UTC
A group of US senators has introduced legislation requiring congressional review of any Iran deal over its nuclear program.....

Emwazi had anger therapy - teacher BBC | Sat Feb 28, 2015 04:50 UTC
A former teacher of the man named as extremist "Jihadi John" says he received anger management therapy at secondary school after getting into fights.....

Sydney man charged over $7 million fraudulent home loan scheme ABC Australia | Sat Feb 28, 2015 04:48 UTC
A Sydney man had been charged over a $7 million fraudulent home loan scheme.....

Man charged with stealing police car as officers helped injured man ABC Australia | Sat Feb 28, 2015 04:46 UTC
A 35-year-old Kalgoorlie man is charged with stealing a police car while officers were distracted helping an injured man.....

Whincup earns first win of V8s season ABC Australia | Sat Feb 28, 2015 04:46 UTC
Jamie Whincup made light work of the first V8 Supercars race of the season, easing to victory in race one at the Clipsall 500.....

Desperate Search After Connecticut College Student Vanishes Near Rochester CBS New York | Sat Feb 28, 2015 04:28 UTC
A desperate search was under way Friday for a college student from southwest Connecticut who vanished in Western New York.A desperate search was under way Friday fo....

Burnsville Hockey Player Walking and Talking Months After Accident KSTP | Sat Feb 28, 2015 04:24 UTC
Cole Borchardt, 18, suffered severe injuries in a rollover wreck last August. Seven months later, the former Burnsville Hockey star is rehabilitating at the Courage....

Larger Lunch Portions for Potentially Less Money at Prior Lake School KSTP | Sat Feb 28, 2015 04:17 UTC
Prior Lake High School students aren't getting enough to eat. They want larger portion sizes served in the cafeteria. However, as part of the National School Lunch ....

Boy, 15, Charged In Shooting That Wounded 2 Teens In East Williamsburg CBS New York | Sat Feb 28, 2015 04:13 UTC
A 15-year-old boy was charged Friday night in connection with a shooting that wounded a teenage boy and girl in East Williamsburg, Brooklyn last month.A 15-year-old....

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Canada

New Orleans Pelicans' Anthony Davis must play waiting game National Post | Sat Feb 28, 2015 05:09 UTC
The Pelicans stand on the verge of wasting an impossibly great season. Well, wasting is strong there are extenuating factors....

Infected sheep may have come from U.S., not Ontario farm where officials slaughtered entire flock, court hears National Post | Sat Feb 28, 2015 05:09 UTC
The bizarre case of a flock of rare sheep purportedly stolen to thwart a federal kill order was adjourned after government documents were submitted in court....

ICBC rules for religious headgear. Vancouver Sun | Sat Feb 28, 2015 04:18 UTC
Surrey resident Obi Canuel made international headlines last year when the Insurance Corp. of B.C. refused to let him wear a spaghetti strainer on his head in his d....

Dignity in death, for rich or for poor Vancouver Sun | Sat Feb 28, 2015 04:18 UTC
Rest in peace, Richard. With those simple words, the living said goodbye this week to Richard K. Heinrichs.....

Cam Cole: Deadline day can be a mix of landmines or gold mines Vancouver Sun | Sat Feb 28, 2015 03:52 UTC
The sound of the clock ticking is aphrodisiac to some National Hockey League general managers, anathema to others. It energizes the eager, and sets off alarm bells ....

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Detentions of major Mexico drug chiefs in recent years AP | Sat Feb 28, 2015 05:01 UTC
Recent captures or killings of top Mexican drug cartel leaders: Feb. 27, 2015: Federal police capture Servando ....

No. 12 Texas A&M loses Jones for season AP | Sat Feb 28, 2015 04:59 UTC
COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) Jordan Jones will miss the rest of the season for No. 12 Texas A&M after tearing the anterior cruciate ligament and meniscus in her rig....

U.S. appeals court says Boston bomber trial can stay in city Reuters | Sat Feb 28, 2015 04:58 UTC
(Reuters) - A U.S. appeals court on Friday ruled the trial for the accused Boston Marathon bomber can go ahead in the city, over attempts from his attorneys to chan....

Obama signs 1-week bill to keep Homeland Security funded after showdown in Congress AP | Sat Feb 28, 2015 04:50 UTC
WASHINGTON (AP) Obama signs 1-week bill to keep Homeland Security funded after showdown in Congress.....

Butler leads Bulls past Timberwolves, 96-89 AP | Sat Feb 28, 2015 04:48 UTC
CHICAGO (AP) Derrick Rose had knee surgery Friday morning. Pau Gasol was sidelined by an illness, and Taj Gibson sprained his left ankle in the first quarter. No p....

Avalanche rally, beat Stars in shootout 5-4 AP | Sat Feb 28, 2015 04:40 UTC
DALLAS (AP) Ryan O'Reilly scored on the first shot of a shootout, and it was enough for the Colorado Avalanche to beat the Dallas Stars 5-4 on Friday night. Co....

Favors has 21 points, 10 rebounds for Jazz AP | Sat Feb 28, 2015 04:34 UTC
DENVER (AP) Derrick Favors had 21 points, 10 rebounds and three blocks, Trey Burke came off the bench to score 19 points and the Utah Jazz beat the struggling Denv....

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Jackson May Face Fine For Scouting Comment Wall Street Journal | Sat Feb 28, 2015 04:40 UTC
Knicks president Phil Jackson, holding true to a vow he made a few weeks ago, is on the road scouting college prospects this week.....

Chief who pulled AIG back from the brink Financial Times | Sat Feb 28, 2015 04:17 UTC
Robert Benmosche, who led insurer’s restructuring, dies aged 70....

Boston Bombing Suspect Loses Bid to Move March Trial Bloomberg | Sat Feb 28, 2015 04:11 UTC

China has a massive appetite for gold Business Insider | Sat Feb 28, 2015 04:05 UTC
China is consuming more gold than the world is producing.....

10 Reasons Washington Has War Fever Zero Hedge | Sat Feb 28, 2015 03:50 UTC
Never has our nation, corporations and wealthy top 1% faced so many new threats to their efforts to grow their power and wealth around the world. But a real war wou....

U.S. Cuts Off Debt Collectors for Misleading Student Borrowers Bloomberg | Sat Feb 28, 2015 03:45 UTC

Chris Christie Backed Law That Lets Him Divert ExxonMobil Settlement From Environmental Cleanup International Business Times | Sat Feb 28, 2015 03:27 UTC
Only three months before New Jersey agreed to accept $250 million in cash from ExxonMobil to settle claims the oil giant sullied public land, Gov. Chris Christie wa....

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Obama signs 1-week bill to keep Homeland Security funded after showdown in Congress Washington Times
Obama signs 1-week bill to keep Homeland Security funded after showdown in Congress.....

Kansas City police investigate fatal shootings, blocks apart Washington Times
Police in eastern Kansas City, Missouri, are investigating the fatal shootings of two people found blocks apart to see if they're connected.....

Man killed in crash as he fled from police in Cheyenne Washington Times
Authorities are investigating after a man was killed in crash as he fled from police in Cheyenne.....

Things to know as New Mexico weighs new tribal casino deal Washington Times
New Mexico lawmakers are facing a hard deadline as agreements that allow a handful of American Indian tribes to operate casinos approach their expiration date.....

Ore. man pleads guilty to aggravated murder in pot robbery Washington Times
An Oregon man has pleaded guilty to aggravated murder and first-degree robbery in the 2014 death of a Grants Pass man in a marijuana robbery scheme.....

China Jails Ex-Vice Governor 17 Years on Graft Charges NY Times
A former Chinese vice governor known for his appetite for jade and arts was sentenced to 17 years in prison on corruption charges on Saturday, a Chinese court said.....

3 charged in case of woman imprisoned, sexually abused Washington Times
Prosecutors in Northern California have charged three men in the case of a woman who reported being held captive and sexually abused for almost two months.....

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VIDEO: Train narrowly misses SUV Fox 5 NY
A quick thinking police officer is being credited with preventing a possible train tragedy in Connecticut earlier this week. Video from a witness caught just the en....

Scientists cite dramatic sea level rise off Portland The Sun Journal
PORTLAND — Researchers said sea levels off of Portland rose an "unprecedented" 5 inches during 2009 and 2010. The Portland Press Herald reported that scientis....

AG Mills orders wind power opposition group to replace leaders or disband The Sun Journal
PORTLAND — The statewide wind power opposition group Friends of Maine Mountains will have to shut down if it can’t restructure its five-member board of ....

7-month sentence for child sex assaults spurs midcoast movement The Sun Journal
APPLETON — A seven-month jail sentence imposed this week for a man convicted of sexually assaulting two young girls has sparked outrage among several local re....

Bucksport man pleads not guilty to charges stemming from fatal Orrington hit-and-run crash The Sun Journal
BANGOR — A Bucksport man accused of being under the influence of methadone while driving a vehicle that struck a sports utility vehicle driven by a Br ewer wo....

Portland leaders fire back at LePage claims of aid mismanagement The Sun Journal
PORTLAND — Portland Democrats and social services leaders came out swinging Friday morning, saying a recent state audit claiming the city mismanages its Gener....

Police arrest 3 in Sabattus pot-growing operation The Sun Journal
SABATTUS — Police arrested three local people Thursday at a pot-growing operation at their Bowdoinham Road home. David Bizier, 51, was charged with aggravated....

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Africa

World: Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov shot dead Standard Digital
Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov, a fierce critic of President Vladimir Putin, was gunned down while walking in sight of the Kremlin late Friday, prompting a....

Leonard Nimoy, Star Trek's 'Mr. Spock,' dies at 83 SABC
Leonard Nimoy, famed for his portrayal of Mr. Spock on the Star Trek science fiction TV series and movies, has died after battling chronic obstructive pulmonary dis....

Situation remains tense at East Cape Midlands College SABC
Security has been beefed up at the East Cape Midlands College offices in Uitenhage.....

Foreign shop owners are fleeing Soweto SABC
Soweto residents are divided over the future of foreign owned shops in the township.....

Police in Gauteng arrest 34 service delivery protestors SABC
Thirty-four people have been arrested at the Thembelihle informal settlement near Lenasia in Gauteng, after violent service delivery protests this week.....

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Europe

Woman who lied about getting raped by soldiers is facing jail time Express | Sat Feb 28, 2015 05:01 UTC
A YOUNG woman who falsely accused two soldiers of attempting to rape her after having sex with them during a drunken night out is facing jail.....

Hopes of solving 37-year mystery of escorts death Express | Sat Feb 28, 2015 05:01 UTC
COLD case detectives have launched a fresh bid to identify the killer of a scientist who led a secret double life as an escort.....

Al Capone given an Asbo over drink offences Express | Sat Feb 28, 2015 05:01 UTC
A WOMAN called Al Capone has been handed an anti-social behaviour order because of her drinking.....

Business man given a new lease on life as new procedure gives him 20/20 vision Express | Sat Feb 28, 2015 05:01 UTC
A NEW 14,000 procedure has changed the life of a businessman by restoring his fading sight.....

Jihadi John's little sister filmed horror movie for school project Express | Sat Feb 28, 2015 05:01 UTC
THE student younger sister of Jihadi John produced a gruesome short film about a hooded killer stalking the streets with a knife.....

Postage stamps to go up by 1p, charity warns of effect on the elderly Express | Sat Feb 28, 2015 05:01 UTC
FIRST and second class stamps are to rise by 1p each to 63p and 54p from March 30. ....

War medals of determined veteran who absconded to France for D-Day to be sold at auction Express | Sat Feb 28, 2015 05:01 UTC
WAR medals worn by the Normandy veteran who absconded from his care home to attend last years D-Day commemorations in France are being sold at auction.....

Fraudsters swindled 100k from widow Express | Sat Feb 28, 2015 05:01 UTC
A GRIEVING son has spoken of his horror after discovering his late mother was systematically conned out of her 100,000 life savings by postal lottery scammers. ....

Judge forced to restart trial as a key muslim witness swore an oath on the Bible Express | Sat Feb 28, 2015 05:01 UTC
A FRUSTRATED judge called a halt to a trial after discovering a vital witness who swore an oath on the Christian Bible was in fact a Muslim. ....

Malnutrition kills one child every 10 SECONDS according to 'shameful' figures Express | Sat Feb 28, 2015 05:01 UTC
MALNUTRITION kills 3.1million young children every year - equivalent to one every 10 SECONDS - according to the latest shocking figures. ....

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Middle East

Qatar Condemns Israeli Settlers' Burning of Muslim, Christian Sanctities Qatar News Agency
Doha, February 27 (QNA) - The State of Qatar has strongly condemned the two incidents in which a West Bank mosque in Bethlehem and a Greek Orthodox church building ....

Senators offer bill challenging Obama on Iran Times of Israel
Legislation would bar administration from suspending congressional sanctions on Islamic Republic for 60 days....

Stopgap DHS funding fails in US House, midnight shutdown looms i24 News
Hard-core conservatives use Department of Homeland Security funding to rein in 'Obama's executive overreach' - Barack Obama, ....

Mexico captures Knights Templar drug cartel leader i24 News
Arrest of 'most wanted criminal in Mexico' deals huge blow to powerful cartel - Mexico, Knights Templar drug cartel....

U.S. denies pressuring Iraq on Mosul offensive Al Arabiya
The U.S. military insisted Friday it was not pressurizing Iraq to launch an offensive to recapture Mosul from Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS)....

Spanish-speaking Jews to Spain: Follow Portugal's lead enact a law of return Haaretz Daily
Portugal and Spain in 2013 and 2014 respectively initiated legislation for naturalizing descendants of Jews who fled during the Inquisition....

Stereotyping in TVs Kosher Soul amuses some, infuriates others Times of Israel
New reality show featuring African American-Jewish couple ruffles feathers of many, particularly black Jews....

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East Asia

Property sales in Taipei, New Taipei up in 1st half of February Central News Agency
Taipei, Feb. 28 (CNA) Transactions of residential and commercial property in Taipei and New Taipei for the first half of February grew at a double-digit pace from a....

Russia, Ukraine to discuss gas issue next week NHK
Representatives from Russia and Ukraine will meet on Monday next week to discuss natural gas supplies from Russia. The European Union will mediate the talks.....

Putin critic Boris Nemtsov killed in drive-by shooting near Kremlin ahead of planned protest South China Morning Post
Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov, a fierce critic of President Vladimir Putin, was gunned down while walking in sight of the Kremlin late on Friday, promptin....

Mexican Standings Taiwan News
BC-SOC--Mexican StandingsMexican Football StandingsLiga MXGP W D L GF GA PtsTijuana....

World Cup: Australia dismissed for 151 vs New Zealand Taiwan News
AUCKLAND, New Zealand (AP) -- Scores Saturday from the Cricket World Cup Pool A match between Australia and New Zealand at Eden Park:_____Scores:Australa 151 (Brad....

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South Asia

Upmove continues on D-Street; Union Budget eyed Business Standard
The 30-share Sensex has surged 218 points at 29,438 and the 50-share Nifty has soared 61 points to 8,905.....

Scrap service tax, spend on infra The Hindu
Do away with service tax and invest in infrastructure these are two key expectations the travel and tourism sector has from the Union Budget 2015.....

Decision on running for US President soon: Jindal The Hindu
Republican leader Bobby Jindal has said he will decide on his 2016 presidential run in the next couple of months. Supriya (wife) and I are thinking and praying abou....

Why FIIs will keep a wary eye on Jaitley Business Standard
The usual hopes for an STT reduction or tweaks to the short term capital gains tax, may or may not be met as the budget is read out. The markets are unlikely to be ....

Larsen and Toubro hits record high Business Standard
The stock up 2% at Rs 1,792, extending its previous day's 5% rally on the NSE.....

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The King returns! Vegas to reconstruct Elvis concerts, exhibition Malay Mail Online
LOS ANGELES, Feb 28 Elvis Presley, the late king of rock-and-roll and former fixture in Las Vegas, will receive a symbolic return to Sin City with a reconstruction....

Kickstarter funding for Pebble smartwatch near record level Malay Mail Online
WASHINGTON, Feb 28 The latest version of the Pebble smartwatch neared a record funding amount on Kickstarter yesterday amid growing interest in wearable tech and a....

FA Cup: Sime Darby FC trash PBAPP FC, advance to third round Malay Mail Online
KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 28 The 2012 first runner-up, Sime Darby FC, today led seven other teams in advancing to the third round of the FA Cup after trouncing Penang Wate....

Canada refuses national inquiry on missing aboriginal women Malay Mail Online
OTTAWA, Feb 28 The Canadian governments steadfast refusal to launch a national inquiry into missing aboriginal women and girls has stirred controversy in election y....

Drive in style: Bentleys high-end Continental GT Speed Convertible (VIDEO) Malay Mail Online
LONDON, Feb 28 With its sleek, strong body and best-in-class performance the Bentley Continental GT Speed Convertible will cost you. At US$267,000 (RM963,869) the ....

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Rand Paul, This Isn't Your Father's CPAC National Journal | Sat Feb 28, 2015 02:13 UTC
Rand Paul is still a fan favorite here. But attendees were roused by invocations of President Obama's weakness on national security.....

Alex Zane reviews Focus and other film releases The Sun | Fri Feb 27, 2015 21:03 UTC

Four sea rescues in as many days in Tas news.com.au | Fri Feb 27, 2015 20:49 UTC
TASMANIAN waters are proving hazardous, with four sea rescues in as many days.....

Kiwi dollar heads for 0.4% weekly gain news.com.au | Fri Feb 27, 2015 20:49 UTC
THE New Zealand dollar is heading for a 0.4 per cent gain against the greenback this week, ahead of what might be an extended rally for the US currency as the prosp....

Data laws need changes, says committee news.com.au | Fri Feb 27, 2015 20:46 UTC
A BIPARTISAN parliamentary committee says 38 changes are needed to the government's proposed data retention laws before the bill is allowed to pass.....

Four lessons from reporting season news.com.au | Fri Feb 27, 2015 20:28 UTC
RIGHT, that's that done for another six months. It's been a mixed bag, with some big winners and losers and a few surprises along the way. Here's a look....

Big hike in private health premiums news.com.au | Fri Feb 27, 2015 20:28 UTC
AUSTRALIANS with private health insurance are facing premium hikes that are nearly three times the rate of inflation.....

Economist disappointed by capex news.com.au | Fri Feb 27, 2015 20:28 UTC
ECONOMISTS this week focused on one of the real highlights of the economic calendar - although it was more of a lowlight this time around.....

UK net immigration soars to nearly 300,000 a year The Sun | Fri Feb 27, 2015 20:24 UTC

Security, economy on parliament agenda The Australian | Fri Feb 27, 2015 20:04 UTC
TONY Abbott's aim to keep parliament's focus on national security and the economy could be overshadowed by leadership tension.....

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