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Dec 29, 2011

LATEST World News, Dec 29, 2011


Happy New Year; Now get crackin'
Chelsea Now
Now, with the National Memorial open and welcoming hoards of visitors each day (and with 1 World Trade Center rising 80 stories above the ground), progress is clearly visible. The next year should be spent looking who, among the agencies that played a ...
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Asbestos Canada's latest sin
Montreal Gazette
“I'm afraid that the end results of Canada and other countries exporting asbestos will be that the developing world will be experiencing an epidemic of asbestos-related diseases some years from now as we are experiencing in Canada and the US,” he said. ...
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Smartphones and Tablets March Onward into the Workplace
PCWorld
And now that the Kindle Fire has made Android tablets more popular, IT departments can only expect to see a wider array of new devices coming to work in the coming months. Forrester Research analyst Christian Kane says this wide variety of new devices ...
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Afghan soldier kills 2 French Nato troops
News24
The highly anticipated and breathtaking new novel by the author of the internationally best-selling... Now R171.95 Kabul - An Afghan army soldier shot and killed two French Nato troops on Thursday, the French government said in what was the latest ...
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Ron Paul takes the lead: As Romney falters, the latest frontrunner in the ...
Belfast Telegraph
His sudden rise follows a now-familiar pattern in a contest which has so far been defined by fruitless attempts to find a credible challenger to the safe but perhaps unexciting Mr Romney. First came an unexpected surge; then a brief period of buoyancy; ...
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New Orleans Saints, Panthers, Brees And All That Class
Bayoubuzz
The New Orleans Saints are showing the world it is at the top of the NFL class. They have proven this in the televised football… Hail Drew Brees .We are proud of you! As we come to the New Year the world faces some very serious issues. ...
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Pope's 2012 to include synod, international trips, canonizations
Catholic News Service
When he does name new cardinals, the list could include one or more Americans. US prelates in line for the red hat -- now or later -- include Archbishop Edwin F. O'Brien, pro-grand master of the Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulcher of Jerusalem; ...
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Syria, Egypt and Middle East unrest - live updates
The Guardian (blog)
3.17pm: It looks as though the Egyptian NGO raids were on a bigger scale than previously thought: the latest report says that 17 offices were raided. Reuters writes: The official MENA news agency said 17 "civil society organisations" had been targeted ...
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The Guardian (blog)
Herbal Tea Industry Report Now Available From IBISWorld
San Francisco Chronicle (press release)
For more information, including latest Industry trends, statistics, analysis and market share information, purchase the full report from IBISWorld, the nation's largest publisher of industry research on the Herbal Tea industry for $850. ...
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Iran adept at chipping away at bigger enemies, analysts say
USA TODAY
By Jim Michaels, USA TODAY Iran's latest threat to seal off the Strait of Hormuz is probably a bluff, but its ability to slowly escalate tensions in the Persian Gulf with small attacks on commercial shipping or other incidents is a genuine danger,...
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Scrum Down with Will Wood: Chris White looks at his new RFU role
Thisisgloucestershire
HAVING refereed at the very pinnacle of rugby, who better to guide the latestgeneration of whistle-blowers than Chris White. The Cheltenham-born official has taken charge of fixtures at three separate Rugby World Cups and is the only man to be ...
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Arab spring leads surge in events captured on cameraphones
The Guardian
He said the introduction this year of smartphones with 8-10 megapixel cameras had led to a threefold increase in the number of images they receive "Perhaps more important is the video capability of the latest phones. The video of John Galliano [the ...
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The Guardian
2 service members killed in Afghanistan attack
CNN (blog)
MILLIONS TO BE ASSASSINATED FOR THE SAKE OF $$$ LIABILITIES(mk-ultra, chip implants, electroshocks etc. performed on them) AND NEW WORLDORDER(multiculturalism = terrorism) POLITICAL AGENDA KNOWN AS "YOU ARE NEXT"(financial liabilities are 2 expensive ...
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Much to do about nothing in 2012
Sydney Morning Herald
Take your pulse, starting NOW! And now, STOP! Multiply by 100. If the answer's less than 500, you're dead or my watch needs a new battery. Put your hands together for the World Day of Prayer, March 2. One way or another, do your bit forWorld ...
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Lonrho travels new routes to revive African saga
Financial Times
The chief executive of Lonrho, the Africa-focused conglomerate, Mr White believes that the company's assets, in what he calls the “the world's last frontier”, will bear fruit. Mr White, who used to give business advice to Gulf royal families, ...
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The World in 2012
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
And finally, what will happen in Russia's upcoming presidential election is now uncertain. The recent parliamentary elections suggest that the new middle class and younger generations in Russia are going to stand up and say “enough. ...
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Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
A New Press Crackdown: Is Turkey Really A Model For Democracy?
Worldcrunch
Op-Ed: Ankara's is coming down hard against Kurdish opposition forces, including dozens of new arrests of journalists. It is a bad sign for the health of Turkey's democracy, with the West watching and the Muslim world holding it up as a model in the ...
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Latest 'Mission: Impossible' installment puts series, Cruise back on top
Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
Invincible superspy Ethan Hunt (Tom Cruise) finds himself ascending the outside of the world's tallest building in Dubai --- more than 120 stories high --- with the aid of an unreliable pair of gloves that give him a Spider-Man-esque purchase on the ...
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Look Out, _____ Is the New Grunge!
New York Times
In past years it's been ground zero for emo and screamo, and lately has embraced the many variants of post-hardcore, as well as the emergent, and very soft, world of electro-punk, in which the punk part isn't any harder than the stuff you can buy at ...
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New York Times
Chinese citizens sent to mental hospitals to quiet dissent
USA TODAY
She welcomes the revisions adopted in the latest October draft, including removal of the catch-all "risk of public disorder" reason for involuntary hospitalization, but urges further revision before the law is finalized sometime in 2012. ...
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USA TODAY
World news in brief
STLtoday.com
Chavez has long questioned whether the US government could be plotting to oust him, but his latest remarks went far beyond any such theories. The leftist leader referred to the cancer diagnosis of Argentine President Cristina Fernandez, and noted that ...
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Miller Lite to provide free rides for New Year's Eve celebrations
Milwaukee Small Business Times
Through organic growth and strategic acquisitions, the company has more than doubled in size since 2006, and its stock is now traded on the New York Stock Exchange. Roadrunner has annual sales of more than $771 million and more than 1000 employees. ...
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"The market is pricing a very bad scenario"
Globes
"Something else that led to a fall in yields was that in the global world, when financial information flows, everything is relative. With the crisis in Europe now in investors' focus, the problems in the US receded into the background. ...
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'Nigeria could get worse than Iraq'
Deutsche Welle
Dr. Emmanuel Franklyne Ogbunwezeh is Director of the African Department of theInternational Society for Civil Rights (IGFM). DW-WORLD.DE: What's the context of the recent attacks in Nigeria? Do the latest clashes between Christians and Muslims have ...
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The best may yet be to come for famed Ma
FOXSports.com
Flamengo, Brazil's most popular club, was the latest to win the title there, in 2009. Some of the top international matches at the stadium included two Club WorldCup finals, in 1963 and 2000, as well as the 2008 Copa Libertadores final won by ...
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Zipadelli cherishes family, anticipates opportunity
Nascar
It's a good warm-down prior to Zipadelli's first test, scheduled in two weeks at Daytona International Speedway on Jan. 12., not only with his new organization, but also in running Patrick's team. Zipadelli had high praise for the former open-wheel ...
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Anonymous Hacks SpecialForces.com, Posts Passwords and Credit Card Data
PCWorld
The data breach occurred several months ago, according to Anonymous, but the group only now decided to post the data online. The purloined password list had reportedly been posted online several weeks ago as well. A Twitter account associated with ...
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News Landscape Changing » Newspapers of the World
By admin
The Internet is a vast global village, all the reports from around the world and show them immediately on the top news sites. New trends can now be read using popular search engines like Google, Yahoo and Bing new sections. See the latest ...
Newspapers of the World
FRONTIERPOST.COM | Latest news, Breaking news, Pakistan ...
By shimran
Iraq's friends now that the US has gone will be found in Shiite Iran. Most of the Shiite dominated new Iraqi government have close ties with Iran — many having been in exile there. After Iran, Iraq's next new best friend is Turkey. America is ...
FRONTIERPOST.COM | Latest news,...
Free transfer of technology could snuff out a relatively new concept ...
By admin
I call countries that are not free “slave countries,” though Soviet propaganda proclaimed that “Soviet Russia” was the only first “free” country in the world even after it conquered some countries to the west of it, after which those countries became ... it shouldn't have been impossible for those responsible for the creation of this unique project to predict and outsmart those hypothetical and nowubiquitous hackers who make it their business to spy and steal American latestand innovative ...
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HootSuite for BlackBerry Now Available in App World | N4BB - News ...
By Lucas Atkins
HootSuite for BlackBerry Now Available in App World. Capture8_9_33. HootSuite Media has officially ... Doing my best to bring you the latest in BlackBerry news, leaks, reviews, videos, and so much more. I will always make sure our content is...
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Taylor Swift Looks Back on Her Star-Studded Speak Now World ...
By Music News Group
Music News From ABC News Radio. ... Advanced Search · RSS Feeds · Management · Contact · + Follow · Feeds · Twitter · Tumblr · YouTube · Flickr · Facebook. The Latest From @abcnewsradio ... One of the many highlights of Taylor Swift's 2011 was her Speak Now World Tour, which saw her playing 98 shows in 17 countries, and welcoming guests such as Justin Bieber, Tim McGraw and Nicki Minaj onstage for duets. More than a million fans in the U.S. alone checked out the show, ...
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Nigeria terror attacks toll now at 39 - World - NZ Herald News
The Christmas Day violence, denounced by world leaders and the Vatican, shows... Haram now has a new sophistication and apparent planning that includes ...
www.nzherald.co.nz/world/news/article.cfm?c_id=2...
ABC announces Paula Faris as 'World News Now' co-anchor ...
Maps; 147 Columbus Ave, New York, NY 10023, USA ... She'll co-host "WorldNews Now" and "America This Morning" alongside Rob Nelson beginning Jan. 2....
www.chicagotribune.com/.../chi-abc-announces-paula-faris-as-...
World's Favourite Jeweller - Joyalukkas, now in Mysore! - News ...
World's Favourite Jeweller - Joyalukkas, now in Mysore! ... The showroom showcases the latest international trends in jewellery and traditional and ethno-...
www.joyalukkas.com/NewsDt.aspx?hID=129
Kim Jong Il dead: Apocalypse now or a new dawn? - Telegraph
The sudden death of Kim Jong-il changes North Korea, in Donald Rumsfeld's useful phrase, from a known unknown to an unknown unknown. With Kim senior ...
www.telegraph.co.uk/.../Kim-Jong-Il-dead-Apocalypse-now-o...
ANALYSIS | Iraq bombings, why now? - World - CBC News
CBC News World ... However, these latest bombings are reminiscent of a series of bombings and attacks across ... What going on with Iraqi politics right now? ...
www.cbc.ca/news/world/story/2011/12/22/f-iraq-faq.html
Japan says Fukushima reactors now stable : World News Australia ...
World News Australia Radio ... A-league latest .... reached a state of cold shutdown to the point where the accident is now under control", Jiji Press reported. ...
www.sbs.com.au/.../japan-says-fukushima-reactors-now-stable
Bright Now! Dental Opens New Glendale, AZ ... - World News Network
New Office Brings Total Number of Arizona Offices to Eleven.
article.wn.com/.../Bright_Now_Dental_Opens_New_Glendale_...
Now 20pc of mortgage holders behind on their repayments - Latest ...
ALMOST 155000 mortgage holders are now struggling to repay their homeloan each month. ... Also in Latest News ... to pay their mortgage, Central Bank figures quoted in the latest International Monetary Fund report on Ireland reveal. ...
www.independent.ie/.../now-20pc-of-mortgage-holders-behin...
The Grateful Dead Now Have Their Own Online Video Game World ...
The Grateful Dead Now Have Their Own Online Video Game World. Dec 19, 2011 · GBV Factory Cover LATEST NEWS. Listen To Guided By Voices' New Album ...
www.backpagemagazine.com/.../the-grateful-dead-now-have-t...
Chicago's Paula Faris Officially Named Co-Anchor of ABC's 'World ...
While reports have speculated this move since October, ABC News ... hired Paula Faris as the new co-anchor to its overnight news program, World News Now, ...
www.hollywoodreporter.com/.../paula-faris-abc-news-co-anch...
What does CNN do with Piers Morgan now? | Richard Adams ...
The Guardian, UK and World news, User comments, Web ... the real question is what that 5% may have included – and that's what Morgan's new bosses at CNN...
www.guardian.co.uk/.../piers-morgan-cnn-leveson-inquiry
First the World Cup, now Qatar wants 2020 Olympics - Middle East ...
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/media/online/article6259894.ece. Click here.... First the World Cup, now Qatar wants 2020 Olympics ... Latest in Middle East...
www.independent.co.uk/.../first-the-world-cup-now-qatar-wan...

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