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A High Court in Niger on September 11, 2017 granted provisional release to Ali Soumana, director of publication of a private weekly newspaper, Le Courrier, after more than two months in…
09.22 / 03:20
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The Media Foundation for West Africa (MFWA) in partnership with the Liberia-based Center for Media Studies and Peace Building (CEMESP) is implementing a rapid response intervention aimed at addressing media safety issues before, during and after the 2017 elections in…
09.22 / 03:20
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NASHVILLE – Contemporary Christian singer Natalie Grant will undergo thyroid surgery to remove tumors and will cancel shows between mid-October and November to recover. Grant posted a video message on Facebook on Thursday explaining that doctors had been monitoring several tumors or nodules on her thyroid for years and that she will have half of The post Christian singer Natalie Grant undergoing thyroid surgery appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from around…
09.22 / 03:07
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The Special Investigations Unit has invoked its mandate after a vehicle that was allegedly fleeing police slammed into a light standard in Leaside, injuring a 60-year-old…
09.22 / 02:59
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Since launching their website, Fala RN, in December 2014, Francisco Costa and Josi Gonçalves have published a series of stories about embezzlement of public funds, nepotism and election fraud involving local …
09.22 / 02:59
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Reporters Without Borders (RSF) reiterates its appeal to the Spanish authorities not to extradite Hamza Yalçin to Turkey. A Swedish journalist of Turkish origin, Yalçin will complete his 50th day in detention in Spain on 22 September 2…
09.22 / 02:59
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The ongoing Internet shutdown in Darjeeling, West Bengal in India completes 3 months this…
09.22 / 02:59
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Indonesia's Attorney General's Office rescinded a job notice that barred lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) persons from…
09.22 / 02:59
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MIAMI, FL–(Marketwired – Sep 21, 2017) – Caribbean telecoms leader Cable & Wireless Communications (C&W) today announced that it has begun the successful restoration of mobile services to Dominica. The island’s infrastructure, including its communications networks, suffered significant impact from Category 5 Hurricane Maria, which made landfall in Dominica on Wednesday night. The Company also announced the…
09.22 / 03:26
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09.22 / 02:59
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HONG KONG, CHINA–(Marketwired – Sep 21, 2017) – Artesyn Embedded Technologies announced the ControlSafe™ Compact Carborne Platform, designed to enable rail system integrators to accelerate time-to-market and reduce the cost and risk of developing or upgrading train control and rail signaling applications. By leveraging a COTS fail-safe and fault-tolerant computing platform, designed to be certified…
09.22 / 01:41
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NEW YORK — Two construction workers, one of them a father of five children, fell to their deaths at separate building sites on…
09.22 / 01:11
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DENVER — A federal appeals court on Thursday sidestepped a decision on whether oil and gas regulations enacted by the Obama administration are legal, noting that the current administration plans to rescind…
09.22 / 01:11
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WASHINGTON — Provisions shoehorned into the Republican health care bill dangle extra money for Alaska and Wisconsin, home states of one GOP senator whose vote party leaders desperately need and another who co-sponsored the legislation, according to analysts who've studied the…
09.22 / 00:29
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NEW YORK — Tiffany & Co. has named industry veteran Roger Farah as chairman, effective Oct.…
09.22 / 00:07
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WASHINGTON — The Latest on the Republican effort to craft a health care law (all times…
09.22 / 00:07
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Noah Irvine said he has only received about 60 responses to his letters to MPs in Ottawa, but he did get to meet Health Minister Ginette Petitpas Taylor…
09.22 / 00:40
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Juvenile salmon are getting a new tidal wetland where they can rest and feed as they head into the open ocean every spring. The wetland is in New Brighton Park in East Vancouver. As recently as last September, it was a grassy area that covered industrial fill dumped there in the 1960s and 1970s. Now,…
09.22 / 00:29
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NEW YORK - If the latest Republican attempt to repeal Obamacare doesn't work, it may become known as the Jimmy Kimmel Non-Law. The comic's withering attacks this week have transformed the…
PROVO, Utah - Mormon church-owned Brigham Young University ended a six-decade ban Thursday on the sale of caffeinated soft drinks on campus, surprising students by posting a picture of a…
FLINT, Mich. - A former Michigan health official testified Thursday that he started asking questions about bacteria in Flint's water supply a year before the state publicly acknowledged an outbreak…
WASHINGTON - Provisions shoehorned into the Republican health care bill dangle extra money for Alaska and Wisconsin, home states of one GOP senator whose vote party leaders desperately need and…
Our steps count towards reducing premature deaths regardless of how they're accumulated, a large, global study…
09.21 / 23:35
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LONDON — Two new books from the Harry Potter universe are set to be released as part of a British exhibition that celebrates the 20th anniversary of the launch of the s…
09.21 / 23:16
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TORONTO — Nine times this season the Blue Jays had a shot to reach the .500 l…
09.22 / 03:26
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TORONTO — Nothing is certain life except death, taxes and Kendrys Morales playing cards inside the Blue Jays’ clubhouse in the hours leading up to batting pra…
09.22 / 03:26
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DETROIT - Joe Mauer and Jorge Polanco had three hits each, and the Minnesota Twins extended their lead for the American League's second wild card by beating the Detroit Tigers…
CINCINNATI - Dexter Fowler delivered again, hitting two doubles and a single as the St. Louis Cardinals overcame Scott Schebler's two home runs to beat the Cincinnati Reds 8-5 Thursday…
Every successful NHL rebuild passes through the same checkpoint: when the body count starts to exceed roster capacity, something must…
09.22 / 02:44
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Nico Hischier, the first overall pick at this year’s draft, broke a tie in the second period as the visiting New Jersey Devils downed the Montreal Canadiens 4-1 on Thursday in the third pre-season game for both…
09.22 / 02:39
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Nico Hischier, the first overall pick at this year's draft, broke a tie in the second period as the visiting New Jersey Devils downed the Montreal Canadiens 4-1 on Thursday in the third pre-season game for both…
09.22 / 02:27
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ATLANTA - R.A. Dickey frustrated Washington with his knuckleball for eight innings, Ozzie Albies had three hits and the Atlanta Braves beat the Nationals 3-2 on Thursday night. After Ryan Zimmerman's…
"Mexico's resilience is its strength," said Cook in a…
09.22 / 03:31
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HTC phones aren’t dead yet. At least for now. Even after its smartphone workforce has been almost cut in half by the Google “agreement”, HTC assures its loyal followers and investors that it will still be making smartphones. And as if on cue, details of a certain HTC U11 Plus have surfaced, claiming to be the company’s late 2017 flagship. … Continue reading…
09.22 / 02:40
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There is no shortage of Windows 10 tablets and 2-in-1s that support one kind of stylus or another. There is just one problem: they each have their own, using sometimes incompatible technologies. Wacom, ever the champion of styluses, has a solution. Announced last may, the Wacom Bamboo Ink pen offers a pressure-sensitive stylus to a wide plethora of Windows 10 … Continue…
09.22 / 01:57
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If you’re planning on using the new heart rate monitoring features in watchOS 4 on your original Apple Watch think again because they aren’t…
09.22 / 01:30
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The remains of a young Neanderthal boy are helping shed light on how Neanderthals developed such large brains (larger than that of modern humans, in fact). According to the study, these larger brains were likely due to longer growth periods. Such a conclusion was made by analyzing the largely complete and well-preserved skeletal remains of a Neanderthal child estimated to … Continue…
09.22 / 01:13
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The Danish supercar manufacturer will mark their 10th anniversary by presenting the 1150bhp TS1 GT at the Geneva motor show next month. This hand-built, carbon-body, two seater, two-wheel drive…
09.22 / 01:05
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LIFX has announced that its current Lifx and Lifx+ lineup of WiFi smart bulbs now work with Apple HomeKit. Thanks to this new support, current and future Lifx smart bulb owners are able to control their home or office’s lighting using their iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, or other Apple product. The new support is available now. LIFX’s smart bulbs are … Continue…
09.22 / 00:10
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It appears Instagram will finally add a ‘follows you’ feature that makes it possible to see whether another user is following you on the social network. This feature has popped up in testing for users in the Android app, though it doesn’t seem to be widespread at this time. The new ‘follows you’ tag appears on the the Instagram user’s … Continue…
09.21 / 23:26
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The song finds the songstress singing about a complicated relationship and wondering about what she'd do without her…
09.22 / 03:34
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The former NFL athlete's fiancee filed a lawsuit against the NFL and the New England Patriots, seeking damages for loss of parental support for the couple's 4-year-old…
09.22 / 03:34
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The former Disney star ditched her bra and wore a slashed white crop top which revealed a large portion of her breasts and stomach when stepping out in…
09.22 / 03:34
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Dear Gossips, I mean, I had it marked on the calendar and everything, not that it needed to be. Because it’s a day that will live in gossip infamy – on September 20, 2016 at 1030am ET… do you remember what happened? I do! I did! I will forever! And still I blanked. I’m sorry for blankin…
09.22 / 03:33
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I once interviewed Angelica Huston. She was very specific about the lighting in the room. We didn’t mind. Angelica was protecting herself, as older women have to do in an industry that often discards them. It’s one thing for Jennifer Lawrence to be badly lit now and again – although Darren Arono…
09.22 / 03:33
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A few weeks ago, I caught feelings for Harry Styles. Many of you reached out to me over Twitter or email to share in my newfound crush. My best friend Liz basically yelled I SAW HIM FIRST in my face. She did. She’s been all about him for years. This week, Harry kicked off his first solo tour in S…
09.22 / 03:33
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Gwen Stefani and Blake Shelton continue to be the corniest/most extra couple in Hollywood – and that’s saying something when JRod exists. For some reason, Gwen and Blake’s extra is less annoying. Maybe it’s my love of love of The Voice clouding my judgment but I’ve always been here for Gwen and B…
09.22 / 03:33
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As you may have heard, Rachel Bilson and Hayden Christensen broke up. Maria covered it yesterday in Smutty Social Media and, as she wrote, we didn’t think it needed its own standalone post. Joanna, however, advocated strongly in favour of it because she’s in favour of anything Canadian, which is …
09.22 / 03:33
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CHICAGO — Brandon Saad recorded a hat trick to spark the Chicago Blackhawks' 6-1 win over the Detroit Red Wings Thursday n…
09.22 / 03:36
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MONTREAL — Canadiens coach Claude Julien says making cuts throughout training camp haven't been as difficult as he e…
09.22 / 03:36
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NEW YORK — If the latest Republican attempt to repeal Obamacare doesn't work, it may become known as the Jimmy Kimmel Non-Law. The comic's withering attacks this week have transformed the debate over the bill (sponsored by S…
09.22 / 03:36
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Its a garden party unlike any other. On Saturday, women are invited to attend the "Wedding Party" at Vibrant Vine Winery. There is only one rule – you have to show up in a wedding dress. Mint Media is behind the unique event, aimed in transcending typical stereotypes of the…
09.22 / 03:34
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The City of Saskatoon is introducing new technology to be able to patch potholes in the…
09.22 / 03:30
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One Bucket at a Time uses thousands of five-gallon buckets that have been meticulously woven together to create two giant waves that the public is being encouraged to climb on and…
09.22 / 03:30
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It might be fall as of Friday afternoon, but with Mother Nature appearing to have misplaced her calendar, the city of Toronto will help kids stay cool by keeping the majority of splash pads open for the…
09.22 / 03:29
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Burnout is a luxury for some international students who fear getting help may lead to removal from…
09.22 / 03:29
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