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Analysis: Is Germany ignoring the lessons of the Holocaust?

Jerusalem Post Israel News - ‎9 minutes ago‎
This year's remembrance of the liberation of Auschwitz has been marred by some German politicians' bizarre liking for Iranian Holocaust deniers and terrorists.
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Alexander Litvinenko Inquiry: as it happened

Telegraph.co.uk - ‎1 hour ago‎
... • Alexander Litvinenko poisoned 'not once but twice', Inquiry hears • Thousands of lives put at risk by trail of radiation left across London • Vladmir Putin 'a common criminal dressed up as a head of state' • Litvinenko: the proof Russia was involved in his ...
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Gunmen storm hotel in Libyan capital; at least 9 killed

Washington Post - ‎54 minutes ago‎
Gunmen in Libya's capital stormed a hotel popular with foreigners Tuesday, killing at least nine people before a standoff that ended when two assailants set off a grenade that left them both dead, news agencies reported.
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Facebook: Lizard Squad, PLEASE! We can take down our own site... Um

The Register - ‎1 hour ago‎
'Linus Torvalds is UNFIT for the WORKPLACE!' And you've given the world what, exactly? Nope. That's not our FAKE BOMB say Oz spooks and cops · Drinking to forget?
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Saudi's new King Salman likely to stay the Muslim kingdom's course

Washington Post - ‎8 minutes ago‎
Saudi Arabia's King Salman, who took the helm of the world's last absolute monarchy Friday, faces turbulence at home and abroad but is unlikely to change the course set by his predecessors.
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Too soon to say 'mission accomplished' in Kobani: U.S. official

TODAYonline - ‎38 minutes ago‎
WASHINGTON - It is still too early to declare "mission accomplished" in Kobani, the northern Syrian town where Kurdish fighters have largely pushed out Islamic State militants, a senior State Department official said on Tuesday.
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Florida woman accused of drowning puppy in airport toilet

Fox News - ‎1 hour ago‎
Cynthia V. Anderson is accused of of drowning a 2-week-old puppy in a Nebraska airport bathroom. A Florida woman is suspected of drowning a 2-week-old puppy in a Nebraska airport bathroom so she could board a plane.
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Blizzard hits US northeast, New York spared its brunt

Reuters - ‎12 minutes ago‎
BOSTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - A blizzard swept across the northeastern United States on Tuesday, closing schools, cancelling thousands of flights and leaving residents in the hardest-hit parts of Massachusetts and Connecticut digging out as much as 2 ...
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LNP lunches while Qld Labor campaigns

Sky News Australia - ‎1 hour ago‎
The Liberal National Party will add to its election war chest with a $250-a-head fundraising lunch in Brisbane. Labor was due to hold a similar event on Wednesday, but Opposition Leader Annastacia Palaszczuk said she cancelled it to focus on the remaining ...
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Could media interviews taint Sydney siege inquest?

BBC News - ‎1 hour ago‎
In an emotionally-charged promotional trail for Australia's 60 Minutes, bank worker Selina Win Pe's eyes fill with tears as she recounts the horror of being taken hostage in a Sydney cafe in December.

Woman faces court over alleged $110m home loan fraud

The Australian - ‎5 hours ago‎
THE woman charged over alleged involvement in one of Australia's largest home loan frauds has faced court in Melbourne after being charged with obtaining property by deception.
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Islamic State claws are in Afghanistan soil, warns former US and NATO forces ...

The Daily Telegraph - ‎5 hours ago‎
FORMER supreme allied commander of US and NATO forces Admiral James Stavridis has warned against a withdrawal from Afghanistan, claiming the war-torn country is at risk of again becoming a global magnet for terrorism.
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Airlines Drop Fuel Surcharges, but Flights Don't Get Cheaper

TIME - ‎1 hour ago‎
A Boeing Co. 737 aircraft operated by Qantas Airways Ltd. flies past the air traffic control tower as it lands at Sydney Airport in Sydney, Australia Brendon Thorne—Bloomberg via Getty Images.
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Banks, Telstra offset resources slide

Sydney Morning Herald - ‎12 hours ago‎
Gains among the big four banks, Telstra and healthcare companies offset a slide in the resources sector to push the Australian sharemarket higher on Tuesday.
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Apple's $80.3 million Australian tax bill revealed

Sydney Morning Herald - ‎9 hours ago‎
Apple paid just $80.3 million in Australian tax last year, despite making more than $6 billion in local revenue, accounts filed with the corporate regulator show.
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Australia on the Cyber Offensive

The Diplomat - ‎1 hour ago‎
Australia has been using hacker units to go on the offensive. But is its cyber policy up to snuff? L1001025. By Franz-Stefan Gady for The Diplomat.
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Atlassian Launches Non-Cloud Version of HipChat

Re/code - ‎1 hour ago‎
Atlassian, the Australia-based company behind the popular work collaboration tool HipChat, today launched a version of that software that runs not in the cloud but on a customer's internal systems.
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Golden Guitar winner Luke O'Shea arrested over Whitehaven coal mine protest

Sydney Morning Herald - ‎13 hours ago‎
Days after winning big at the County Music Association awards in Tamworth, singer-songwriter Luke O'Shea has been arrested while demonstrating against the controversial Whitehaven coal mine at Maules Creek.
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The Business Model: Heidi Klum brings her assets to town

New Zealand Herald - ‎2 hours ago‎
As she heads to New Zealand to launch her new lingerie line with Bendon, supermodel Heidi Klum talks intimates with Zoe Walker. Heidi Klum photographed at the Chateau Marmont in L.A for the first Heidi Klum Intimates campaign, by her good friend ...
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Australia beat UAE 2-0 to reach Asian Cup final

AMT News - ‎46 minutes ago‎
AFC Australia have progressed into the finals of the Asia Cup after stunning the United Arab Emirates. The socceroos won their semifinal clash 2-0 after scoring two quick goals in the opening 15 minutes of the game at the Newcastle Stadium.
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Allan Border Medal: Steve Smith tipped to become youngest winner since ...

The Daily Telegraph - ‎4 hours ago‎
STEVE Smith is in line to cap off his golden summer and brilliant breakout season by being crowned the Allan Border Medallist. If Australia's newest captain can pip fellow contenders David Warner and Mitchell Johnson to the game's highest honour he will ...
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Tomas Berdych Keeps His Nerve in Lopsided Victory Over Rafael Nadal

New York Times - ‎2 hours ago‎
MELBOURNE, Australia - Not even Rafael Nadal could beat Tomas Berdych 18 times in a row. After cracking repeatedly through the years and in the big Grand Slam matches, Berdych - one of the biggest hitters in tennis - finally held his nerve when he ...
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Climate change to cause twice as many severe floods in Australia

The Australian - ‎18 hours ago‎
AUSTRALIA and its region will probably be hit by almost twice as many severe floods this century like the ones that devastated southeast Queensland four years ago, according to new research.
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Ocean warming melting one of largest Antarctica glaciers

Economic Times - ‎8 hours ago‎
SYDNEY: One of the largest glaciers on the planet, Totten, is melting due to ocean warming, a phenomenon that demonstrates the vulnerability of East Antarctica and its role in increasing the level of the oceans.
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Near-Earth asteroid has its own little moon in tow

CNET - ‎52 minutes ago‎
When asteroid 2004 BL86 passed near Earth on January 26, it wasn't alone. A small moon came along for the ride. by Amanda Kooser · @akooser; January 27, 2015 9:29 AM PST.
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Distant exoplanet hosts giant ring system

BBC News - ‎2 hours ago‎
Astronomers say they have discovered a planet with a gigantic ring system that is 200 times larger than that around Saturn. It is the first such structure detected around a planet beyond our Solar System.
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Astronomers discover oldest known solar-like system

Xinhua - ‎37 minutes ago‎
WASHINGTON, Jan. 27 (Xinhua) -- An international team of astronomers combing through data from the U.S. Kepler space telescope said Tuesday they have discovered a solar system with five Earth-sized planets dating back to the dawn of the Galaxy.
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Pre-breakfast exercise helps with weight loss and insulin resistance

Stuff.co.nz - ‎Jan 26, 2015‎
GET UP, WORK OUT: Exercising in the morning pre-breakfast has many benefits, including helping avoid insulin spikes. Getting up and at 'em may mean more than just extra hours in your day.

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