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Afghan poll risks grow as Abdullah Abdullah strengthens lead in preliminary results

04.20.2014 10:07   15 views   0 comments

Afghanistan faces a run-off in the presidential election as the top candidate takes 45 per cent with half the votes counted Read more »

Taxi driver who severed British beauty queen's leg back on streets

04.20.2014 9:11   16 views   0 comments

Sian Green is suing City of New York over crash and says she is horrified driver Faysal Himon has not faced criminal charges or had license revoked Read more »

UN warns residents of Syrian district starving as food shipments cease
Le vin en rose - sales of rose surge in France
Pope Francis calls for an end to war and wastefulness
Syria: Bashar al-Assad 'launching chemical weapons attacks with chlorine'
British extremist in Syria says 'this is no five-star Jihad'
Ukraine crisis: what really happened in the shooting
Life goes on in Donetsk
Ukraine crisis: no one can expect any mercy from us, says Ponomaryov, as two killed in checkpoint gunfire

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The Florida Church Whose Worshipers Are All Tourists

04.20.2014 9:39   15 views   0 comments

The Basilica of the National Shrine of Mary, Queen of the Universe has no permanent members, but it's hosting tens of thousands of worshipers today – it's across the street from Walt Disney World. Read more »

'Hurricane' Carter Dies; Boxer Was Wrongfuly Convicted Of Murder

04.20.2014 8:31   39 views   0 comments
Tags: Dylan

Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, the former boxing champion who served nearly 20 years in prison, has died of prostate cancer. Carter's story inspired a Bob Dylan protest song; he was 76. Read more »

This May Be Rogue Parishioners' Last Easter In Closed Church
Google Frecking: The Week In Pandas
Ukraine: Deadly Gunfight Rattles Easter Truce
Pope Francis Leads Easter Mass For Thousands
Organizers Predict Huge Crowd For Boston Marathon
Conservationist Shot In Africa's Oldest Nature Preserve
Legal At Last, Colorado's Pot Contest Gets Competitively Mellow
Ukraine's Divide, Too Broad For Easter To Bridge?

What Is The Zero-Downtime, Immortal Enterprise?

04.20.2014 11:16   14 wyświetleń   0 komentarzy
Tags: When

Is there such a thing as an "immortal" enterprise? Imagine if all the technology behind your business never died?or even slept. What if you never suffered planned outages, let alone unplanned ones? How much more efficient and competitive would you be? No, it's not nirvana... Read more »

Greatness: The 16 Core Characteristics Business And Sports Champions Share
30 Under 30: Sports
Even Alex Rodriguez Reportedly Almost Fell Victim To Eike Batista's Financial Collapse
Eike Batista
Box Office: 'Amazing Spider-Man 2' Opens To Mighty $47M Overseas

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Bits Blog: How Urban Anonymity Disappears When All Data Is Tracked

04.20.2014 9:58   17 wyświetleń   0 komentarzy
Tags: Days, When, Bits

At some point very soon, a large amount of public information, like a car license plate, will be part of a mosaic portraying personal lives. At that point, believers in technology say, we’ll build a better society by eliminating deceit. Are we moral, though, if we don’t wrestle with problems? Read more »

Bits Blog: Friends, and Influence, for Sale Online
Bits Blog: Heartbleed Internet Security Flaw Used in Attack
Economic View: When Diamonds Are Dirt Cheap, Will They Still Dazzle?
Bits Blog: OpenSSL and Linux: A Tale of Two Open-Source Projects
Heartbleed Highlights a Contradiction in the Web

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Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter Dead -- Boxer Dies at Age 76

04.20.2014 9:42   26 wyświetleń   0 komentarzy
Tags: Debt, Dies

Boxer Rubin "Hurricane" Carter -- whose wrongful murder conviction in the '60s became an international symbol for racial injustice -- has died. Carter died in his sleep Sunday at his home in Toronto where he had been getting treatments for prostate…

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Too Short -- I'm Not a Hitler Hater
Bryan Singer -- 'He Had Every Chance to Rape Me and Didn't' ... Says Gay Disney Star
GMA Fearfully Promotes Lara Spencer to Co-Host
Nick Young -- 'I'm Killin' It Right Now!'
Bryan Singer -- 'He Had Every Chance to Rape Me and Didn't' ... Says Gay Disney Star

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Beauty & Health
U.N. Struggles to Stem Haiti Cholera Epidemic

04.19.2014 18:06   140 wyświetleń   0 komentarzy

As it struggles with insufficient resources to stem a cholera epidemic, the United Nations remains silent on whether it was responsible for the crisis. Read more »

Dispatch: Let Them Drink Chocolate
Jacques Servier, 92, Dies; Accused of Hiding the Risks of Drugs
Poison Pen: The Trouble With Rice
Health Officials to Propose Tighter Monitoring of Water Tanks
World Briefing: Viral Disease Spreads to Southeast Asia

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