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US Officials Lay Out Case Against Russians

Wall Street Journal - ‎15 minutes ago‎
U.S. intelligence officials presented both photographic and circumstantial evidence to back their view that a likely SA-11 antiaircraft weapon fired from separatist-controlled territory shot down the commercial airliner, killing 298 people on board.
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Palestinians seek UN inquiry into Israel assault on Gaza

Firstpost - ‎15 minutes ago‎
GENEVA (Reuters) - Palestinians asked the United Nations on Tuesday to investigate into "all violations" of human rights and humanitarian law that they say have been committed by Israel during its military offensive in Gaza.
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Glasgow set for political games

Financial Times - ‎11 minutes ago‎
George Osborne promised £24m of funding for Glasgow's life sciences, business and arts sectors on Tuesday, on the eve of what is expected to be a politically charged Commonwealth Games.
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A Year After Windsor, Let's Finish What We Started: The Fight to End HIV/AIDS

Huffington Post (blog) - ‎31 minutes ago‎
The United States Supreme Court's landmark decision in my client Edie Windsor's case last summer was the legal equivalent of the Battle of Normandy in the decades long struggle for gay civil rights.
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Apple reports iPhones and Macs boost quarterly profit by 12 per cent

Vancouver Sun
12 minutes ago
Written by
Adam Satariano
Apple Inc. said quarterly profit rose 12 percent to $7.75 billion, with a jump in iPhone and Mac sales helping to make up for a drop in iPad demand.
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Tanzanian Foreign Minister meets Minister Basil Rajapaksa

The Official Government News Portal of Sri Lanka - ‎12 hours ago‎
Tanzanian Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Trade C-operation, Bernard K Membe, presently in Sri Lanka on a tree day visit, met with the Minister of Economic Development Basil Rajapaksa on Monday ( 21) and had discussions on strengthening ...

Fitness instructors to acquire licences

IPPmedia - ‎15 hours ago‎
The Fitness Instructors Association of Tanzania (FIAT) is embarking on licensing all practioners in the profession so as to set standard and achieve excellence as confirmed by the body's chairman Luqmaan Mbululo in Dar es Salaam yesterday.
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Body of fugitive tycoon found

The Australian - ‎6 hours ago‎
SOUTH Korean police say they have found the body of a fugitive billionaire who had been sought over April's ferry disaster that left more than 300 people dead or missing.
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Turkish Prime Minister Acknowledges Strains With Obama

Huffington Post - ‎3 hours ago‎
President Barack Obama speaks on the economy at the Paramount Theatre in Austin, Texas, Thursday July 10, 2014. (AP Photo/The Dallas Morning News, Kye R. Lee, Pool) | ASSOCIATED PRESS.
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Arrests after 85 bags of body parts found

Sky News Australia - ‎53 minutes ago‎
Tanzanian police say they had arrested eight people after 85 bags stuffed with human body parts including limbs, fingers and skulls were found dumped in a landfill.
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5 Things to Know About the New BRICS Bank

Wall Street Journal (blog) - ‎Jul 21, 2014‎
Meeting in the Brazilian city of Fortaleza last week, leaders of the five BRICS nations - Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa - finally put some flesh on the bones of a long-awaited plan to set up a new development bank to rival the World Bank.
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Battlefield Hardline delayed until 2015: EA's tentpole shooter will miss the ...

Financial Post
21 minutes ago
Written by
Patrick O'Rourke
Battlefield: Hardline, the next iteration of Electronic Arts' tentpole first-person shooter franchise, has been delayed until early 2015.
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Apple 'iTime' Patent Describes Modular Wearable

45 minutes ago
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Thomas Claburn
"Electronic wristband" might work with swappable modules as Apple appears to be thinking beyond the smartwatch for its first wearable.
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Xiaomi Unveils a Fresh Chapter in Its Plan to Conquer the World

2 hours ago
Written by
Brad Stone
Chinese smartphone upstart Xiaomi (XIAOMZ:CH) is turning the release of high-end, low-priced gadgets into a ritual. At a press conference on Tuesday in Beijing, Xiaomi Chief Executive Officer Lei Jun unveiled the Mi4, a metal-backed iPhone-esque ...
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Shields up! Nvidia crams Tegra K1 into gaming slab to rival your PS3

Register - ‎2 hours ago‎
Nvidia is touting a new 8-inch, Tegra K1-powered Android tablet as a gaming gadget for hardcore players. The graphics biz said its Shield slab was designed to offer punters high-end games performance on the move, with support for Android games and ...
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'Patriot' actress Skye McCole Bartusiak may have died during a seizure - ‎Jul 21, 2014‎
Jul 21 ( - Skye McCole Bartusiak, the 21-year-old actress who tragically died on Saturday, had been suffering from seizures in recent days, her mother said.
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Rosol, Berlocq and Montanes win in Umag - ‎55 minutes ago‎
UMAG, Croatia (AP) - Fifth-seeded Lukas Rosol of the Czech Republic needed a late rally to beat 100th-ranked Diego Sebastian Schwartzman 6-3, 3-6, 7-6 (2) in the first round of the Croatia Open on Tuesday.
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Real Madrid superstars Gareth Bale and Isco train in Californian sun as La Liga ...

Daily Mail - ‎8 minutes ago‎
While Real Madrid president Florentino Perez unveiled £60million signing James Rodriguez to the club's adoring fans at the Santiago Bernabeu, his new team-mates continued their pre-season preparations in the sweltering US sun.
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Commonwealth: Nanyondo holds key

The Observer - ‎9 minutes ago‎
Ahead of today's opening ceremony of the 20th Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, middle distance runner Winnie Nanyondo carries the hopes of a nation as the main favourite to win a medal, writes Moses Mugalu.
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Obama Meets with Apollo 11 Crew 45 Years After Lunar Landing

karnnewsradio - ‎50 minutes ago‎
(WASHINGTON) -- Legendary moonwalker Buzz Aldrin may have been “out of town” when the world celebrated Apollo 11's lunar landing, but he marked the anniversary on Tuesday with a presidential handshake and a meeting in the Oval Office -- the same ...
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World Breaks Monthly Heat Record Twice in a Row

Scientific Computing - ‎49 minutes ago‎
Heat records in June broke on every continent but Antarctica, especially in New Zealand, WASHINGTON (AP) - The globe is on a hot streak, setting a heat record in June.
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At International AIDS Conference One Goal, Many Paths

Voice of America - ‎Jul 21, 2014‎
MELBOURNE —. Everyone at this year's AIDS conference agrees on one basic goal: eradicating the deadly virus. On the sidelines of the meeting, experts and activists have vastly different visions for how to get there.

Effect of home-based counselling on newborn care practices in southern ...

BMC Pediatrics - ‎4 hours ago‎
In Sub-Saharan Africa over one million newborns die annually. We developed a sustainable and scalable home-based counselling intervention for delivery by community volunteers in rural southern Tanzania to improve newborn care practices and survival.