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Kenyan unity lessons for Afghan rivals

BBC News - Thu, 2014-07-31 17:32
Raila Odinga's advice to feuding Afghan rivals
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What is it like being Usain Bolt?

BBC News - Thu, 2014-07-31 17:05
Adulation, glory, money, weird photocalls, 'selfie' requests and a 'bagman' to get his food - the life of the sprint superstar.
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Quiz of the week's news

BBC News - Thu, 2014-07-31 16:56
Which Star Wars character was banned from a passport?
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French Families Challenge Doctors on Wrenching End-of-Life Decisions

International Herald Tribune - Europe - Thu, 2014-07-31 16:54
Doctors in France are being challenged on their right to make end-of-life decisions for patients who cannot communicate, though some doctors insist that making such calls is better for the family.






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America's 'inexorably' botched executions

BBC News - Thu, 2014-07-31 16:52
Which form of execution goes wrong in the US most often?
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Is it ever acceptable to wear sunglasses indoors?

BBC News - Thu, 2014-07-31 16:38
Is it ever acceptable to wear sunglasses indoors?
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VIDEO: Last of the scissor makers

BBC News - Thu, 2014-07-31 16:33
The last men making scissors the traditional way
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World War One battlefields 100 years on

BBC News - Thu, 2014-07-31 16:33
World War One battlefields, 100 years on
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Packing them in

BBC News - Thu, 2014-07-31 16:32
What makes the Edinburgh Fringe so special?
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French Fry Heaven, a fries-only eatery, opens in downtown Colorado Springs - Colorado Springs Gazette

Google News French - Thu, 2014-07-31 16:24

French Fry Heaven, a fries-only eatery, opens in downtown Colorado Springs
Colorado Springs Gazette
French Fry Heaven opens at 11 a.m. today at 107 N. Tejon St., north of Tejon and Kiowa streets, in downtown Colorado Springs. The Stones opened Colorado's first French Fry Heaven last week in downtown Breckenridge, and they plan at least one more, ...

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VIDEO: Are Rudolf Steiner's ideas working?

BBC News - Thu, 2014-07-31 16:19
Newsnight has learned that complaints were made to the Department for Education about some privately funded Steiner schools.
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VIDEO: Immersive cinema: Is this the future?

BBC News - Thu, 2014-07-31 16:17
Newsnight reports on the growing popularity of immersive entertainment.
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VIDEO: Who are the children fleeing to the US border?

BBC News - Thu, 2014-07-31 16:16
New data from the Pew Research center shows that children 12 and under are coming to the US in droves
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'Draconian' Russian net law enacted

BBC News - Thu, 2014-07-31 16:05
A new law imposing restrictions on bloggers and social media users has come into effect in Russia.
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Argentina blames US for debt default

BBC News - Thu, 2014-07-31 15:50
Argentina blames the US for its default, calling the mediator in debt negotiations which ended in failure "incompetent".
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French Jews speak of growing fear in Paris amid Gaza conflict - FRANCE 24

Google News France - Thu, 2014-07-31 15:34

International Business Times UK

French Jews speak of growing fear in Paris amid Gaza conflict
FRANCE 24
Israel is facing growing international criticism over the its bloody military offensive in the Palestinian territory of Gaza, but the Jewish community in France says it is the victim of growing intimidation. Pro-Israel slogans echoed in the streets of ...
Gaza Strip Conflict: France Steps Up Security for Paris Pro-Israel Protest ...International Business Times UK
Thousands join pro-Israel demonstrations in Paris and LyonRFI

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French Jews speak of growing fear in Paris amid Gaza conflict - FRANCE 24

Google News French - Thu, 2014-07-31 15:34

French Jews speak of growing fear in Paris amid Gaza conflict
FRANCE 24
Demonstrators outside the Israeli embassy in the French capital chanted “Israel will live on” and “Hamas - murderers,” in reference to the Islamic movement that controls the impoverished Gaza enclave and has launched thousands of rockets into Israeli ...

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France's Iliad challenges Sprint for control of T-Mobile - Reuters

Google News France - Thu, 2014-07-31 15:22

Reuters

France's Iliad challenges Sprint for control of T-Mobile
Reuters
The T-Mobile offer is Niel's most audacious attempt at extending his reach beyond France, Monaco and Israel, where he owns part of operator Golan Telecom. Still, his bid to enter the United States mobile market is a long shot, some investors and ...
Surprise Bidder Enters Battle for T-Mobile USWall Street Journal
Iliad of France Makes Surprise Bid for T-Mobile USABC News
T-Mobile gets another bidder: France's IlliadCNET (blog)
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From headline act to supporting role

BBC News - Thu, 2014-07-31 14:50
Is there still a place for trailblazer and television star Louis Smith, after being beaten by the gymnasts he inspired?
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Ukraine crisis creates UK tensions

BBC News - Thu, 2014-07-31 14:30
Ukraine crisis creating high-level UK tensions, Mark Urban writes
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