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'Jihadi John' named as London man

BBC News - Thu, 2015-02-26 14:28
The Islamic State militant known as "Jihadi John", who has been pictured in videos of the beheadings of hostages, is named as Mohammed Emwazi from London.
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GAA fund has brought 60 bodies home

BBC News - Thu, 2015-02-26 14:17
A fund set up by members of the GAA in Newry, County Down, 19 months ago says it has helped to repatriate the bodies of 60 people who died abroad back to the island of Ireland.
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Besiktas 1-0 Liverpool (agg 1-1, pens 5-4)

BBC News - Thu, 2015-02-26 14:09
Liverpool are knocked out of the Europa League in the round of 32 as Turkish side Besiktas win a penalty shootout.
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Fiorentina 2-0 Tottenham Hotspur (agg 3-1)

BBC News - Thu, 2015-02-26 13:59
Fiorentina knock Tottenham out of the Europa League after second-leg goals from Mario Gomez and Mohamed Salah.
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Argentine president case dismissed

BBC News - Thu, 2015-02-26 13:58
A federal judge in Argentina dismisses accusations that President Cristina Fernandez had covered up alleged Iranian involvement in 1994 a bomb attack.
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Devon councillor 'lives in France'

BBC News - Thu, 2015-02-26 13:55
A Devon councillor who moved to live across the English Channel in France faces calls to resign.
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In Greece, Bailout May Hinge on Pursuing Tycoons

International Herald Tribune - Europe - Thu, 2015-02-26 13:53
Athens promised to go after wealthy tax evaders, but that’s the easy part. Harder is reshaping tycoons’ domination of parts of the economy.






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VIDEO: Victoria Cross for serving soldier

BBC News - Thu, 2015-02-26 13:45
A British soldier serving in Afghanistan has been awarded the Victoria Cross, the highest honour for gallantry in the face of the enemy.
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Charity boss jailed for Kenya abuse

BBC News - Thu, 2015-02-26 13:34
A UK charity boss who abused Kenyan street children he lured to his home is jailed for more than 17 years.
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Boehner silent on shut down vote

BBC News - Thu, 2015-02-26 13:32
House Speaker John Boehner has refused to say if the House will vote on a Senate bill funding homeland security before a Friday deadline.
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Islamic State 'smashes Iraq statues'

BBC News - Thu, 2015-02-26 13:28
A video released by the Islamic State group appears to show the destruction of statues said to be ancient artefacts from northern Iraq.
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Fawwaz guilty of US embassy attacks

BBC News - Thu, 2015-02-26 13:18
A former aide of Osama Bin Laden has been found guilty of plotting the al-Qaeda bombing of US embassies in east Africa in 1998, killing 224 people.
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Early Memo Urged Moscow to Annex Crimea, Report Says

International Herald Tribune - Europe - Thu, 2015-02-26 13:15
The Russian newspaper Novaya Gazeta said that a memo, possibly from an oligarch, warned that Moscow should act quickly to protect interests in Ukraine.






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Algeria hostage deaths 'unlawful'

BBC News - Thu, 2015-02-26 13:06
Seven British men who died in the 2013 Algerian hostage crisis were "unlawfully killed", the judge in an inquest into their deaths says.
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Editorial: Students require a real French teacher - Montreal Gazette

Google News French - Thu, 2015-02-26 13:04

Montreal Gazette

Editorial: Students require a real French teacher
Montreal Gazette
Some publicly stated that they had no idea their children had been learning French from a computer program since November, after the class lost three teachers to parental leave and a fourth didn't work out. Certainly, parents should have been notified.
Applicants come forward at Quebec school without French teacherCTV News
Quebec High School Uses Rosetta Stone To Teach FrenchHuffington Post Canada
Quebec school uses software to teach FrenchYahoo News
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Canadian court keeps oath to Queen

BBC News - Thu, 2015-02-26 13:01
Canada's Supreme Court rejects an appeal to remove the country's citizenship oath, which requires applicants to swear allegiance to the British monarchy.
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Deadly bombs at Nigeria bus stations

BBC News - Thu, 2015-02-26 12:58
Suicide bomb attacks kill at least 32 people in northern Nigeria, as the wave of violence from Boko Haram continues.
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Inter Milan 1-0 Celtic (agg 4-3)

BBC News - Thu, 2015-02-26 12:53
Ten-man Celtic are knocked out of the Europa League by Inter Milan for whom Fredy Guarin scored a fabulous late goal.
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Letter From Europe: Germans at the Crux of Crises, but Reluctantly

International Herald Tribune - Europe - Thu, 2015-02-26 12:46
Europe's indispensable nation, at the center of crises over Ukraine and Greece and often uncomfortable with leadership, has had a rocky month.
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'No conclusions' on Savile in schools

BBC News - Thu, 2015-02-26 12:42
A lack of evidence means there are no conclusions from investigations into possible abuse during school visits by Jimmy Savile.
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