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Can EU integration unite Ukraine?

Can EU integration unite Ukraine?

Ukraine’s difficult history over the past two decades has ripped holes in the nation’s political unity. Different, competing attempts to combat... Read more

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Raw: Dramatic Video Shows Moment Train Derails

Raw: Dramatic Video Shows Moment Train Derails

Eyewitness accounts and new security footage of the event suggest that the train that derailed in Spain last night was going too fast as it went... Read more

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‘Intelligent knife’ launched to detect cancer

‘Intelligent knife’ launched to detect cancer

Surgeons rely on years of training and experience when they enter the operating theatre.However, they could soon be placing their trust in a new... Read more

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Greek parliament approves new austerity measures

Greek parliament approves new austerity measures

The rich win again as Greece's parliament passes a controversial reform bill a few hours ahead of German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schäuble's visit... Read more

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Sharia Makes it Into Mainstream With Nigeria’s New Underage Marriage Law

Sharia Makes it Into Mainstream With Nigeria’s New Underage Marriage Law

The Nigerian Senate is trying to amend Section 21 of the Child’s Rights Act of Nigeria which nullifies the marriage of persons under the age of... Read more

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Detroit Bankruptcy 101 | The Short Answer w/ Jason Bellini

Detroit Bankruptcy 101 | The Short Answer w/ Jason Bellini

What does bankruptcy mean for Detroit? How bad is the situation in terms of city services? How did Motor City get into this position? WSJ's Jason... Read more

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Woman reports Dubai rape, faces prison

Woman reports Dubai rape, faces prison

A Norwegian woman reports to Dubai police she was raped and later receives a prison sentence for sex outside marriage. Bear this in mind if you ever... Read more

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Obama:Why Republicans Didn’t Want A Consumer Watchdog

Obama:Why Republicans Didn’t Want A Consumer Watchdog

President Obama discusses the Senate's confirmation of Rich Cordray as Director of the Consumer Financial Protection... Read more

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Real Time with Bill Maher New Rules Best of 2013

Real Time with Bill Maher New Rules Best of 2013

Real Time has earned widespread praise. It has been nominated for more than ten Primetime Emmy Awards and six Writer's Guild awards. In the segment... Read more

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Trayvon Martin’s Parents’ First Interview After The Verdict

Trayvon Martin’s Parents’ First Interview After The Verdict

Trayvon Martin, Tracy Martin and Sabrina Fulton, as well as family attorney Ben Crump, sat down for interviews with CBS, ABC and NBC. Speaking out... Read more

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Romania legitimizes illegal migration

Romania legitimizes illegal migration

by David Carretta For some time Romania was granted the long-awaited status of EU member, achieved by it over a period of decade and a half.... Read more

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Gov. Rochas and Construction of Rural Roads in Ngor/Okpala

Gov. Rochas and Construction of Rural Roads in Ngor/Okpala

Gov. Rochas and Construction of Rural Roads in Ngor/Okpala   By Nwaorgu Faustinus   Though I have done some opinion pieces on... Read more

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