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High court won’t referee dispute over Michael Jordan images


Reported to us by: N.Y. POST - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:22 - [CET]
WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court said Monday it won’t step in to referee a copyright dispute between Nike and a photographer who took a well-known image of basketball great Michael Jordan. That means lower court rulings for the athletic apparel maker will stand. Photographer Jacobus Rentmeester sued Nike after it used an image he took...
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Election observers say initial Thai vote count was 'flawed'


Reported to us by: FOX NEWS - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:19 - [CET]
An international election observation group has issued a critical report on Thailand's first election since a 2014 military coup, saying the "tabulation and consolidation of ballots were deeply flawed."
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Michael Daley won't contest NSW Labor leadership after losing election


Reported to us by: The Guardian - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:18 - [CET]

Daley stood aside on Monday until after the federal election, but has now said he will not contest top job

Just 24 hours after saying he would be a contender in the ballot as leader of the New South Wales opposition in eight weeks’ time, Labor’s Michael Daley has announced he won’t be seeking the job again.

Daley’s withdrawal from the race comes as the NSW ALP tries to prevent Daley’s racially charged comments during the state campaign from infecting the federal campaign.

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Israel, Hamas trade blows as Gaza tensions simmer


Reported to us by: The Hindu International - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:16 - [CET]
After a day of intense cross-border fighting, Palestinian officials said Egypt had mediated a truce late on Monday. The respite didn't last long, however.
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Trial against Turkish employee of US Consulate set to begin


Reported to us by: WASHINGTON POST - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:15 - [CET]
A trial is set to begin against a Turkish employee of the US Consulate in Istanbul charged with espionage and attempting to overthrow the Turkish government
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Conor McGregor: Ex-UFC champion announces retirement


Reported to us by: BBC - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:14 - [CET]
Former two-weight UFC champion Conor McGregor says he has decided to retire from the sport.
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Naspers is bringing SoftBank-style mega-tech to Europe


Reported to us by: BEIJING NEWS - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:13 - [CET]

The perennial worry about European technology is that there isn't a consumer-facing giant to rival the size of Apple, Google parent Alphabet, Facebook and Amazon.com.

In one fell swoop, it's

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Anderson reaches 4th round in Miami


Reported to us by: BEIJING NEWS - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:13 - [CET]

Cape Town - South African tennis star Kevin Anderson has reached the fourth round of the Miami Open after a straight-sets win over Portugal's Joao Sousa.

The

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A Skeptics Guide to Managing the India-Pakistan Conflict Interest


Reported to us by: BEIJING NEWS - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:12 - [CET]
A Skeptics Guide to Managing the India-Pakistan Conflict The National Interest Online Washington's and Beijing's visions for the Indo-Pacific region are reflected in their reactions to the re
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Trial against Turkish employee of US Consulate set to begin


Reported to us by: FOX NEWS - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:12 - [CET]
The trial is set to begin against a Turkish employee of the U.S. Consulate in Istanbul charged with espionage and attempting to overthrow the Turkish government.
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Beijing's Best Events That Won't Leave You Hungover, Mar 25-31 - the Beijinger


Reported to us by: BEIJING NEWS - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:12 - [CET]
Beijing's Best Events That Won't Leave You Hungover, Mar 25-31 The Beijinger Our Events Watch series aims to highlight happenings that aren't focused on alcohol and drinking, but instead
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Beijing stops purchase of Canadian canola seeds - MACAU DAILY TIMES


Reported to us by: BEIJING NEWS - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:12 - [CET]
Beijing stops purchase of Canadian canola seeds Macau Daily Times China has stopped all new purchases of Canadian canola seeds in what some see as retaliation for Canada's arrest of a top executi
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Pakistani students add colours to Nowruz Days festivities in Beijing


Reported to us by: BEIJING NEWS - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:12 - [CET]
Pakistani students add colours to Nowruz Days festivities in Beijing The Nation A group of Pakistani students presented an exquisite and stunning cultural performance at a reception organized here to
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Unpredictable election makes Ukraine's friends wary


Reported to us by: REUTERS - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:11 - [CET]
Ukraine's Western backers fear the country's next president may prove unwilling or unable to accelerate reforms they have spent five years investing in, whoever it turns out to be.
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'Mankading' explained after Buttler's dismissal


Reported to us by: TIMES OF INDIA - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:11 - [CET]
Jos Buttler’s dismissal during an Indian Premier League (IPL) match against Kings XI Punjab on Monday has sparked off a huge debate in the cricketing fraternity. Ravichandran Ashwin, who controversially ran out the Royals’ opener has drawn flak from some quarters ever since he ‘Mankaded’ Buttler during the T20 encounter in Jaipur.
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China's Xi visits France as Europe worries about Beijing's growing influence


Reported to us by: BEIJING NEWS - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:11 - [CET]
China's Xi visits France as Europe worries about Beijing's growing influence Daily Sabah Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived in the French Riviera on Sunday on the final leg of his European
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Bank of Beijing planning venture with Dutch lender - Chinadaily.com.cn


Reported to us by: BEIJING NEWS - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:11 - [CET]
Bank of Beijing planning venture with Dutch lender Chinadaily USA Bank of Beijing Co Ltd said on Friday that it has got the necessary board approvals for the establishment of a joint venture with Net
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MBtv: China International Fashion Week kicks off in Beijing


Reported to us by: BEIJING NEWS - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:11 - [CET]
MBtv: China International Fashion Week kicks off in Beijing Macau Business The China International Fashion Week kicks off with an autumn-winter 2019-2020 International Young Fashion Designers Contest
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Beijing Brothers to open at Plano's Legacy Hall in April - Community Impact Newspaper


Reported to us by: BEIJING NEWS - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:11 - [CET]
Beijing Brothers to open at Plano's Legacy Hall in April Community Impact Newspaper Beijing Brothers will be one of the latest additions to Legacy Hall in Plano. The Texas-based Chinese restauran
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EU's China Frustrations: Brussels Presents Its Tasks & Demands to Beijing - EUBULLETIN


Reported to us by: BEIJING NEWS - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:11 - [CET]
EU's China Frustrations: Brussels Presents Its Tasks & Demands to Beijing EUBULLETIN Europeans have been growing frustrated with the Chinese, especially in relation to China's business practi
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Beijing Places Sweeping Ban on Shows, Movies Depicting Ancient China


Reported to us by: BEIJING NEWS - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:10 - [CET]
Beijing Places Sweeping Ban on Shows and Movies Depicting Ancient China The Epoch Times Though long a staple of modern Chinese entertainment, television shows and movies set in the imperial past are
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Citrus has the most stable supply in Xinfadi Market, Beijing


Reported to us by: BEIJING NEWS - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:10 - [CET]
Citrus has the most stable supply in Xinfadi Market, Beijing FreshPlaza.com FreshPlaza, portal for the *fresh* produce industry, offering the latest news, job advertisements, pricewatching, and photo
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EU Budget Chief Proposes Veto on Chinese Investments as Rome Gets Cozy With Beijing


Reported to us by: BEIJING NEWS - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:10 - [CET]
EU Budget Chief Proposes Veto on Chinese Investments As Rome Gets Cozy with Beijing The Epoch Times BRUSSELSBrussels' budget chief has proposed an EU veto on future Chinese investments in Europe
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Creations of Liu Yong displayed during China Fashion Week in Beijing


Reported to us by: BEIJING NEWS - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:10 - [CET]
Creations of Liu Yong displayed during China Fashion Week in Beijing - Xinhua - English.news.cn Xinhua A model presents a creation of designer Liu Yong during the China Fashion Week in Beijing, capit
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Nestl unveils new R&D center in Beijing


Reported to us by: BEIJING NEWS - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:10 - [CET]
Nestl unveils new R&D center in Beijing Global Times Switzerland-based Nestl inaugurated a new research & development (R&D) center in Beijing and a system technology hub in Shenzhen in South China&#3
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Inside an abandoned mining town


Reported to us by: CNN WORLD NEWS - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:10 - [CET]
Photographer Jan Erik Waider has captured the eerily empty town of Pyramiden in the Svalbard archipelago, which is now mostly home to polar bears.
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Beijing exhibition marks 131 years of National Geographic - CGTN


Reported to us by: BEIJING NEWS - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:10 - [CET]
Beijing exhibition marks 131 years of National Geographic CGTN There's a good opportunity for photography enthusiasts in Beijing to explore the natural and humanistic beauty of the world as Natio
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Ethiopian envoy defends Chinese loans against debt trap worries - Inkstone


Reported to us by: BEIJING NEWS - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:10 - [CET]
Ethiopian envoy defends Chinese loans against debt trap worries Inkstone Ethiopia is renegotiating billions of dollars in loans from Beijing for a railway to avoid being buried by serious debt woes,
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More freedom to govern for Beijing's sub-center authority


Reported to us by: BEIJING NEWS - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:10 - [CET]
More freedom to govern for Beijing's sub-center authority ecns Beijing will improve its city management through innovation by giving the sub-center more freedom to govern the area, said Lin Keqin
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Delicious Reasons to Explore Wangjing, Beijing's Koreatown  - Food & Wine


Reported to us by: BEIJING NEWS - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:10 - [CET]
Delicious Reasons to Explore Wangjing, Beijing's Koreatown Food & Wine There are plenty of reasons to visit Wangjingif you're looking for a daytime respite from the more touristy parts of tow
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China Fashion Week opens in Beijing


Reported to us by: BEIJING NEWS - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:10 - [CET]
China Fashion Week opens in Beijing - Xinhua - English.news.cn Xinhua A model presents a fashion creation during the opening of China Fashion Week in Beijing, capital of China, March 25, 2019. The Ch
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Beijing Sets Out to Renovate the Hiker-Frequented Jiankou Great Wall Thatsmags.com


Reported to us by: BEIJING NEWS - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:10 - [CET]
Beijing Sets Out to Renovate the Hiker-Frequented Jiankou Great Wall That's Online Soon, another notorious stretch of the Wall might be transformed into a more tourist-friendly sightseeing spot.
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IADB cancels China meeting after Beijing bars Venezuela representative East Bay Times


Reported to us by: BEIJING NEWS - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:10 - [CET]
IADB cancels China meeting after Beijing bars Venezuela representative East Bay Times The Inter-American Development Bank on Friday called off next week's meeting in China after Beijing barred a
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Asia Times - Beijing wants 100,000 hydrogen cars by 2025 - Article


Reported to us by: BEIJING NEWS - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:10 - [CET]
Beijing wants 100,000 hydrogen cars by 2025 - Article Asia Times Lured by government incentives and research, manufacturers are rushing to set up production plants.
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Beijing can reach zero emissions by 2050


Reported to us by: BEIJING NEWS - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:10 - [CET]
Beijing can reach zero emissions by 2050 Sustainability Times Beijing is famous for its measures to combat air pollution, sustainable districts and zero-carbon buildings. Now, it looks like these eff
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Apparent senior N. Korean official visits Beijing


Reported to us by: BEIJING NEWS - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:10 - [CET]
Apparent senior N. Korean official visits Beijing The Korea Herald U.S. envoy to North Korea arrives in Beijing to discuss 'coordination on policies' POLITICO U.S. diplomat on North Korea St
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Beijing's holy hell - Chinadaily.com.cn


Reported to us by: BEIJING NEWS - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:10 - [CET]
Beijing's holy hell Chinadaily USA You can literally go to holy hell in Beijing - all 76 departments spread among 18 levels. And visitors discover that exploring hell in the Chinese capital can b
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Beijing regulator halts questionable finance products


Reported to us by: BEIJING NEWS - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:10 - [CET]
Beijing regulator halts questionable finance products ecns (ECNS) - The banking and insurance regulator in Beijing has halted questionable financial products not compliant with laws and regulations,
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Beijing to promote foreign-related legal services


Reported to us by: BEIJING NEWS - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:10 - [CET]
Beijing to promote foreign-related legal services - Xinhua - English.news.cn Xinhua BEIJING, March 24 (Xinhua) - More efforts are expected to be made to promote foreign-related legal *service* develo
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Asia Times - Airbus, Boeing signing economic suicide pacts with Beijing


Reported to us by: BEIJING NEWS - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:09 - [CET]
Airbus, Boeing signing economic suicide pacts with Beijing - Opinion Asia Times Airbus is considering whether or not to shift the assembly process of its latest generation of A330 planes to China as
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Nestl opens new research and development centre in Beijing - FoodBev Media


Reported to us by: BEIJING NEWS - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:09 - [CET]
Nestl opens new research and development centre in Beijing FoodBev.com Nestl aims to accelerate trend-based innovation in China as it inaugurates a new research and development centre (R&D) in Beijin
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Airbus and Boeing are signing economic suicide pacts with Beijing


Reported to us by: BEIJING NEWS - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:09 - [CET]
Airbus and Boeing are signing economic suicide pacts with Beijing Salon Airbus is considering whether or not to shift the assembly process of its latest generation of A330 planes to China as part of
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Beijing will see the Mueller report as a win for Trump, expert says


Reported to us by: BEIJING NEWS - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:09 - [CET]
Beijing will see the Mueller report as a win for Trump, expert says CNBC Kevin Rudd, president of the Asia Society Policy Institute and former Australian prime minister, sits down with "Squawk B
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Beijing home to most AI companies in China


Reported to us by: BEIJING NEWS - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:09 - [CET]
Beijing home to most AI companies in China The Nation Beijing claims the largest number of artificial intelligence companies and patents in China, said local government officials Monday.
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Italian move to join Chinas Belt and Road a coup for Beijing - HeraldNet.com


Reported to us by: BEIJING NEWS - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:09 - [CET]
Italian move to join China's Belt and Road a coup for Beijing The Daily Herald BEIJING Despite criticisms, Beijing has been steadily gathering support for its Belt and Road initiative, which aim
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Asia's Coal Addiction Puts Chokehold on Its Air-polluted Cities


Reported to us by: BEIJING NEWS - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:06 - [CET]

KUALA LUMPUR - Over the past year, the number of patients treated each day in the hospital unit where cardiologist Ade Imasanti Sapardan works in Indonesia's capital has almost doubled to about 100

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Family wants answers after 5-month old dog dies during flight


Reported to us by: NEW YORK POST - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:06 - [CET]
PASADENA, Calif. — A California family is seeking answers from an airline after its pet dog died during a flight. KABC reported Monday that Andranik Avetisian of Pasadena says his family’s 5-month-old purebred Central Asian Shepherd was found dead in the cargo hold of a KLM Dutch Royal Airlines jet March 19. Avetisian says the...
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Family wants answers after 5-month old dog dies during flight


Reported to us by: N.Y. POST - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:06 - [CET]
PASADENA, Calif. — A California family is seeking answers from an airline after its pet dog died during a flight. KABC reported Monday that Andranik Avetisian of Pasadena says his family’s 5-month-old purebred Central Asian Shepherd was found dead in the cargo hold of a KLM Dutch Royal Airlines jet March 19. Avetisian says the...
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International scientists urge access to ‘whale prison’ in Russia’s Far East


Reported to us by: TASS (Russian News Agency) - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:03 - [CET]
The scientists stress that the condition of the whales "is declining"
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Israel, Hamas trade blows as Gaza tensions simmer


Reported to us by: REUTERS - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:03 - [CET]
Gaza militants fired rockets into southern Israel and Israeli aircraft carried out strikes in the Hamas-ruled territory overnight Tuesday, though the level of violence appeared to abate after Palestinians said a ceasefire had been reached.
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Italian Journalist 'Threatened' by Chinese Official in Rome: Newspaper


Reported to us by: BEIJING NEWS - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:02 - [CET]
Italian Journalist 'Threatened' by Chinese Official in Rome: Newspaper Radio Free Asia (RFA) An Italian newspaper that is typically critical of Chinese President Xi Jinping's overseas inf
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Far-right group accused of hate speech fails to appear at Queensland tribunal


Reported to us by: The Guardian - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:01 - [CET]

Party for Freedom, which equated same-sex marriage with child abuse, did not attend compulsory conference

A far-right group accused of engaging in “public acts of hate speech” against LGBTI people has failed to appear in the Queensland anti-discrimination tribunal to respond to a landmark complaint.

The LGTBI legal service last year lodged complaints against 25 groups and individuals who made “shocking” public comments, mostly online, and social media posts, during the 2017 same-sex marriage postal survey.

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The caliphate is over, but Isis will be back in another form | Alia Brahimi


Reported to us by: The Guardian - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:00 - [CET]
Amid the despair and the trauma in the region, Islamic State will create a fresh narrative and spread further afield

United States-backed fighters retook the final enclave of the Islamic State “caliphate” on Saturday in Baghuz, eastern Syria. With thick beards and wearing kaftans, Isis militants continued to emerge from underground tunnels over the weekend, surrendering to the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF).

Unlike Donald Trump, who has already announced the downfall or imminent destruction of Islamic State many times, the SDF spokesman carefully described the “100% territorial defeat of Isis”. Certainly, this turn of events will force a step change for Isis, but it is one that it is prepared for.

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Is it too soon, too unsettling, for pro-IRA chants to be trivialised? | Una Mullally


Reported to us by: The Guardian - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:00 - [CET]
Slogans such as the one used by footballer Declan Rice are more about cultural identity than sectarianism

When does “Up the RA” not mean “Up the RA”? When the England footballer, Declan Rice, who played for the Republic of Ireland before switching allegiance, apologised for using the pro-IRA slogan on a recently unearthed social media post he made as a 16-year-old. And his apology added to a strange revival of the aesthetics of Irish republicanism.

Related: Declan Rice apologises over apparent support for IRA on social media

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Singapore Airlines' Mumbai-Singapore flight receives bomb threat


Reported to us by: The Hindu International - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:00 - [CET]
However, the flight landed safely at Singapore’s Changi International Airport on Tuesday morning around 8 am local time, the airline added.
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Frankie Montas parlays new pitch into spot in A's rotation


Reported to us by: CHINA POST - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:00 - [CET]

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin took another step toward finalizing his pitching rotation Monday, announcing right-hander Frankie Montas will be the team’s fourth starter. The 26-year-old Montas has had varied success during parts of two seasons with the A’s but was dominant this spring after adding a splitter to complement a […]

這篇文章 Frankie Montas parlays new pitch into spot in A's rotation 最早出現於 The China Post。

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ILIFE A9s: Will launch at the AliExpress 328 Shopping Festival


Reported to us by: TASS (Russian News Agency) - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:00 - [CET]
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Scientists develop new weapons in the battle to defeat an ancient disease 


Reported to us by: The Telegraph - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 07:00 - [CET]
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Blazers center suffers gruesome leg injury Nets can’t bare to watch


Reported to us by: N.Y. POST - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 06:55 - [CET]
(Video contains graphic images.) The Nets have now been on both sides of gruesome leg injuries this season. Back in November they saw Caris LeVert crumble into a heap against the Timberwolves and dislocate his foot. This time the Nets watched as Blazers center Jusuf Nurkic suffered a serious leg injury trying to rebound a...
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'We are looking to litigate': ASIC puts 30 'dud' super funds on notice


Reported to us by: Sydney Morning Herald - Business - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 06:53 - [CET]
ASIC is considering legal action against more than 30 underperforming superannuation funds and  predicted "close to 100" super funds could cease to exist.
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Scott Morrison refuses to say how he will preference One Nation amid guns row


Reported to us by: The Guardian - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 06:52 - [CET]

PM accuses far-right party of trying to cozy up to America’s powerful gun lobby and sell out Australia’s strong laws

Scott Morrison still can’t say how his party will deal with One Nation preferences at the coming election, as the Coalition’s internal battle intensifies in what Bill Shorten has now labelled a test of the prime minister’s leadership.

Speaking from One Nation’s heartland in Queensland, Morrison upped his rhetoric against the far-right party, accusing it of cozying up to America’s powerful gun lobby, the National Rifle Association, in exchange for selling out Australia’s strong gun laws.

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Thailand election: Thaksin alleges 'irregularities'


Reported to us by: BBC - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 06:48 - [CET]
The former Thai PM alleges to BBC Thai that there were "a lot of irregularities" in Sunday's election.
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Asylum seekers who sheltered Edward Snowden embrace new life in Canada after ‘living in hell’ in Hong Kong


Reported to us by: SOUTH CHINA MORNING POST - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 06:48 - [CET]
“I can’t believe it. I feel free and safe,” said Vanessa Mae Rodel, one of the asylum seekers who sheltered American whistle-blower Edward Snowden in Hong Kong, just a few hours after she arrived in Canada.She and her seven-year-old daughter, Keana, landed in Toronto on Monday afternoon after being recognised as refugees by the Canadian government, and they are now planning to settle down in Montreal.“We can finally start a new life,” Rodel told the South China Morning Post. “I am so happy that…
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Indiana ‘spring breakers’ fend off gunman and accomplice in alleged botched robbery attempt: report


Reported to us by: FOX NEWS - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 06:47 - [CET]
Four Indiana pals on spring break in Florida were confronted by a gunman at a gas station early Sunday but managed to grab the gun and tackle the would-be robber to the ground, police say a surveillance video shows.
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Judge cautions lawyers to watch language in abortion case


Reported to us by: CHINA POST - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 06:46 - [CET]

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A federal judge in Kentucky has cautioned lawyers to watch their language in their bitter legal feud over abortion — this time over a lawsuit challenging two new state laws aimed at putting more restrictions on the procedure. U.S. District Judge David J. Hale set a Friday hearing on a motion […]

這篇文章 Judge cautions lawyers to watch language in abortion case 最早出現於 The China Post。

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Mapping pot legalization politics: Not just red vs. blue


Reported to us by: CHINA POST - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 06:46 - [CET]

NEW YORK (AP) — To anyone who figured the path of legalizing recreational marijuana use ran along blue state-red state lines, a sudden setback for pot advocates in New Jersey may show the issue isn’t so black-and-white. Leaders in solidly-blue New Jersey are vowing it will still become the 11th state to legalize the drug. […]

這篇文章 Mapping pot legalization politics: Not just red vs. blue 最早出現於 The China Post。

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Avenatti tripped up by Nike extortion claims, other charges


Reported to us by: CHINA POST - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 06:46 - [CET]

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Attorney Michael Avenatti’s arrest on federal charges is a sharp reversal of fortune for a man who was considering a run for president last year. Avenatti’s arrest Monday came just over a year after he rose to prominence representing porn actress Stormy Daniels in her legal battles against President Donald Trump. […]

這篇文章 Avenatti tripped up by Nike extortion claims, other charges 最早出現於 The China Post。

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Larkin, Bernier lead Red Wings to 3-2 win over Sharks


Reported to us by: CHINA POST - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 06:46 - [CET]

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Dylan Larkin scored in the first minute, Jonathan Bernier had 38 saves and the Detroit Red Wings beat the San Jose Sharks 3-2 Monday night. The Red Wings have won four of their last five games after going 1-9-3 over their previous 13. The Sharks lost their season-high sixth (0-5-1) […]

這篇文章 Larkin, Bernier lead Red Wings to 3-2 win over Sharks 最早出現於 The China Post。

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New Blue Jays manager Charlie Montoyo back in Montreal


Reported to us by: CHINA POST - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 06:46 - [CET]

MONTREAL (AP) — Charlie Montoyo was a 27-year-old infielder still trying to carve out a major league career the last time he stepped on the field at Montreal’s Olympic Stadium. Montoyo, now the manager of the Toronto Blue Jays, returned to the city Monday as his team opened a two-game exhibition series against the Milwaukee […]

這篇文章 New Blue Jays manager Charlie Montoyo back in Montreal 最早出現於 The China Post。

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Report internet garbage on this webpage 24 hours. Apr 16 0 By POLITICAL AVENUE

On this page you can report the worst and shitty online garbage content that made it's way up to the internet.

Apr 14 0 By POLITICAL AVENUE

Police in the Netherlands are investigating the brutal torture of a bitcoin trader, whose home was raided by criminals looking for cryptocurrency.

Apr 11 0 By POLITICAL AVENUE

The Department of Justice on Thursday announced a criminal charge against Wikileaks co-founder Julian Assange, accusing him of conspiring to hack into a classified U.S. government computer.

Apr 4 0 By POLITICAL AVENUE

Honestly, check the CNBC headline:
'Alexa, find me a doctor': Amazon Alexa adds new medical skills

Amazon is moving more deeply into the $3.5 trillion health care sector.

Mar 22 0 By POLITICAL AVENUE

Want to learn more about SIGINT? -Read this.
Here's the evidence from within the NSA organization. Even when the original document is dated a bunch of years back in time, we think of it as a schoolbook example of what USA is up to.

Mar 20 0 By POLITICAL AVENUE

Twenty-nine-year old Devon Alexander, of Coraopolis, worked as a behavioral specialist at the Pace Special Education School in Churchill. The drugs included suspected cocaine, crack cocaine, raw and packaged heroin, a plastic bag of Xanax, marijuana and ecstasy.

Mar 10 0 By POLITICAL AVENUE

Why is it a brown-red ring-of-light around the moon! You know, we don't have brown-red clouds in Sweden. What causes the brown-red light around it, never seen before? The shining lasted for a total of 2-3 days and was not constant.

Mar 3 0 By POLITICAL AVENUE

World's most powerful nuclear submarines, Arkhangelsk and Severstal, are to be dismantled after 2020. The Russian federal nuclear power watchdog, Rosatom, found their further exploitation unprofitable.

-None property have space for gardens.. Mar 3 0 By POLITICAL AVENUE

The Yerdelen brothers, construction entrepreneurs from Istanbul was riding a real estate boom, and had plans to build more than 700 minicastles.

Feb 26 0 By POLITICAL AVENUE

CYBERTERRORISM is the use of modern communication technology in the commission of terrorist activities.

Feb 22 0 By POLITICAL AVENUE

At the height of his power, Escobar was said to be the seventh richest man in the world, with his Medellin drugs cartel thought to be behind -up to- 80 percent of all the cocaine shipped to the United States.

Feb 21 0 By POLITICAL AVENUE

NEW DELHI: Gearing up for its most challenging space mission, Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro) is leaving no stone unturned to make the Chandrayaan-2 (lunar-2) mission a success.

Feb 21 0 By POLITICAL AVENUE

Abwehr scored perhaps its greatest victories in the area of industrial espionage, as agents managed to steal the blueprint for every major American airplane produced in the war effort.

Feb 21 0 By POLITICAL AVENUE

Shorn on the sides, thick on top for the Kim Jong-un look; bright and blonde for the Donald Trump-loving customers. -A creative Hanoi barber is offering free cuts ahead of the leaders’ meeting in the next week in their Vietnamese capital.

Feb 21 0 By POLITICAL AVENUE

Time for a history lesson ! - Here's some old newspaper frontpages you might recognize in memory lane! *Hitler is dead* *Hindenburg* etc.
This is a relatively new post, and it will be updated later with more frontpage material.

Feb 21 0 By POLITICAL AVENUE

Hello. My name is Ed Snowden. A little over one month ago, I had family, a home in paradise, and I lived in great comfort. I also had the capability without any warrant to search for, seize, and read your communications. Anyone’s communications at any time.

Feb 21 0 By POLITICAL AVENUE

Here is the complete building, suit and telephone list to all United States Senators including the number to the Vice President (Printed in 2015 by the Sergeant at Arms).

Feb 18 0 By POLITICAL AVENUE

The definition of "political avenue" are built on the fact that a political decision affects the road of life-choices people have access to when they 'travel' through their lifes or the options politicians make available to them.

Dec 4 0 By POLITICAL AVENUE

VX nerve agent on North Korea’s brothers face ! Courts Chemist says Kim had 1.4 times lethal dosage of VX on his face.

Feb 23 0 By POLITICAL AVENUE

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