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The Latest: Brazil's Temer tasks Cabinet with pushing reform

Daily Mail - ‎8 minutes ago‎
Newly sworn-in, Brazilian President Michel Temer tasked his Cabinet with pushing forward budget and pension reforms as well as proposals to create jobs.
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IS spokesman killed in Syria in major blow to militant group

WHIO - ‎8 hours ago‎
This undated image posted online Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2016, by supporters of the Islamic State group on an anonymous photo sharing website, shows Abu Muhammed al-Adnani, IS's spokesman and chief strategist, who laid out the blueprint for the ...
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Lenovo Reveals the Yoga™ Book – the 2-in-1 tablet for Productivity and Creativity

Yahoo Sports - ‎3 hours ago‎
Lenovo (0992.HK)(Pink Sheets:LNVGY) today launched the Yoga Book, the world's thinnest and lightest 2-in-1 tablet, designed for unmatched productivity while on-the-go.
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Oldest fossils on Earth discovered in 3.7bn-year-old Greenland rocks

The Guardian - ‎4 hours ago‎
Stromatolites at dawn, Shark Bay, Western Australia. Up until now these 3.5bn-year-old fossils were thought to be the oldest. Photograph: Mint Images/REX/Shutterstock.
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A 'Ring of Fire' Eclipse Starts Thursday

New York Times - ‎26 minutes ago‎
The moon blocks part of the sun during an annular eclipse on May 20, 2012. Credit NASA, via Getty Images. A ring of sunshine will blaze above parts of Africa on Thursday as the moon glides between the sun and Earth.
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Tanzania's opposition suspends pro-democracy demonstrations

Yahoo News - ‎4 hours ago‎
DAR ES SALAAM (Reuters) - Tanzania's main opposition party has suspended protests scheduled for Thursday, to give time for negotiations with the government that has called its planned demonstrations illegal.

Tanzania: Bid to Delist Village Triggers Protest

AllAfrica.com - ‎12 hours ago‎
Kilosa - Residents in Ngaite Village here are protesting against the Kilosa district council's plans to delist the village. The council says its decision to delist the village stems from the fact that its establishment didn't follow proper procedures ...
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Demonstrators set Gabon parliament on fire after election

Irish Times - ‎36 minutes ago‎
Demonstrators in Gabon clashed with police and set part of the parliament building on fire on Wednesday amid anger among opposition supporters over president Ali Bongo's re-election in polls that his main rival, Jean Ping, claimed to have won ...
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Jibrin meets Sagay committee, insists Dogara, others must go

The Punch - ‎2 hours ago‎
A former Chairman, House Committee on Appropriation, Mr. Abdulmumin Jibrin, met with the Itse Sagay-led Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption in Abuja on Wednesday.
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I will fight for the poor, says appeal judge

Daily Nation - ‎2 hours ago‎
Justice David Maraga, when he appeared before the Judicial Service Commission, to be interviewed for the post of Chief Justice at the Supreme Court, Nairobi, on August 31, 2016.
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Shiite Warning: Tragedy looms if anything happens to Zakzaky

Vanguard - ‎2 hours ago‎
KADUNA—The Islamic Movement in Nigeria, IMN, known as Nigeria Shiite, Wednesday, warned of dire consequences should its leader, Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky, who has been in detention, dies or goes blind in custody.
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Zimbabwe: Amid Tension Mugabe Off to Swaziland, President to Attend SADC 36th Heads of State Summit

AllAfrica.com - ‎7 hours ago‎
PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe, fresh from Kenya where he was attending a Japanese conference on African development, Monday flew out to Swaziland for the 36th Sadc Heads of State and Government Summit.

​Megha Engineering completes four water projects worth Rs 3100 crore; two in AP, TS

Economic Times - ‎6 hours ago‎
While stuck projects continue to mar the Indian infrastructure sector, Hyderabad-based Megha Engineering & Infrastructures (MEIL) claims to have managed to complete four water projects worth Rs 3,100 crore in the first quarter of 2016.
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Amazon launches £4.99 Dash device in the UK so Prime members can order household products at the touch of a button

Business Insider - ‎13 hours ago‎
Amazon has launched its Dash Button in the UK as it looks to become a one-stop-shop for absolutely all your purchasing needs. The Seattle-headquartered company announced on Wednesday that the product is now available for Amazon Prime customers in ...
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Twitter to Share Ad Revenues With Creators in 30:70 Split?

Yahoo Finance - ‎7 hours ago‎
Twitter Inc TWTR has revised its content monetization practices and will now be sharing ad revenues with creators. By bringing more creators to churn out additional content for its platform, the micro blogging site is trying to boost its user base and ...
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Apple appeal may not be made immediately, hints Taoiseach

Irish Times - ‎9 hours ago‎
Taoiseach Enda Kenny has indicated that a decision made at Cabinet level to appeal the Apple judgment may not be made immediately.
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Samsung delays shipments of Galaxy Note7

Washington Post - ‎18 minutes ago‎
Samsung confirmed that it has delayed shipments of its flagship smartphone, the Galaxy Note7. The company said that “shipments of the Galaxy Note 7 are being delayed due to additional tests being conducted for product quality” in a statement to the ...
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Dropbox hack 'affected 68 million users'

BBC News - ‎6 hours ago‎
A Dropbox security breach in 2012 has affected more than 68 million account holders, according to security experts. Last week, Dropbox reset all passwords that had remained unchanged since mid-2012 "as a preventive measure".
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'I'm still Eagles' assistant coach,' says Amapakabo

Yahoo Sports - ‎5 hours ago‎
Coach Imama Amapakabo has refuted claims that he was sent out of Super Eagles' camp in Uyo by the newly appointed Technical Adviser Gernot Rohr.

Genk's dangerman Samatta to join Tanzania team in Nigeria

Yahoo Sports - ‎5 hours ago‎
Mbwana Samatta will join the rest of Tanzania national team squad in Nigeria for Saturday's Africa Cup of Nations qualifier in Uyo.

AFCON Qualifier: Tanzania name three newcomers for Nigeria clash

TVC News - ‎10 hours ago‎
Tanzania coach Boniface Mkwasa has named three newcomers in his 20-man squad for the Group G final day clash against Nigeria on Saturday, 3 September 2016 at the Akwa Ibom Stadium, Uyo.
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New fossil suggests life during the late Cretaceous was not quite what we thought

Ars Technica - ‎1 hour ago‎
A cat looks into the eyes of an azhdarchid pterosaur, challenging it silently to a duel. Mark Witton. This is a painting of small azhdarchid pterosaurs with wingspans of just over a meter, found in Canada.
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Congress' Zika battle set to ramp up in face of funding crunch

CNN - ‎4 hours ago‎
(CNN) The fight over federal funding to combat the spread of the Zika virus is heating up on Capitol Hill as news cases of the infections are being confirmed in South Florida.
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Basingstoke MP demands urgent action to protect pregnant women

Basingstoke Gazette - ‎8 hours ago‎
BASINGSTOKE MP Maria Miller is demanding for urgent action to protect pregnant women after a "shocking" increase in workplace discrimination during the past decade.
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Tasmanian devils are evolving to resist a deadly cancer

Daily Mail - ‎13 hours ago‎
They are an iconic symbol of Australian wildlife that found fame as a frenetic cartoon character. But in just two decades numbers of the ferocious Tasmanian devil have plummeted by around 85 per cent.
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