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REUTERS World News, Jun 29, 2012

Syria crisis: Assad vows to 'annihilate terrorists' - Friday 29June 2012
The Guardian
... from Reuters on the talks in Geneva (see 4.42pm): Senior officials from major powers and regional players failed on Friday to overcome differences on a plan for political transition in Syria put forward by mediator Kofi Annan, as Russia continued ...
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The Guardian
Ericsson signs contracts for Rostelecom Mobile and Content Delivery Networks
Reuters
Download high-resolution photos and broadcast-quality video at www.ericsson.com/press. Ericsson is the world's leading provider of communications technology and services. We are enabling the Networked Society with efficient real-time solutions that ...
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Megaupload founder still faces NZ extradition battle
Reuters
By Gyles Beckford WELLINGTON, June 29 (Reuters) - The suspected kingpin of anInternet piracy ring still faces a battle to avoid extraditionfrom New Zealand but the case against him has likely beenweakened. ...problem," Jonathan Krebs of New Zealand's ...
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RPT-YOUR MONEY-You, too, can be like Larry Ellison and buy your own island
Reuters
Repeats story filed overnight; adds video link. The writer isa Reuterscontributor.)By Lou CarlozoCHICAGO, June 29 (Reuters) - You don't have to be LarryEllison to own an island.You may not have.
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Newsmaker: Egypt army chief may have more sway than president
Reuters
CAIRO (Reuters) - A picture popular with protesters in Cairo's Tahrir Square captures how many view the military man who has ruled Egypt since Hosni Mubarak was overthrown last year.Half the face is of.
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Soderbergh exposes male strippers in new film
Reuters
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Filmmaker Steven Soderbergh's new movie Magic Mike, inspired by actor Channing Tatum's real-life experiences as a teenager, takes the wraps off the world of male stripping and humanizes.
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Katie Holmes files for divorce from Tom Cruise
Reuters
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Actress Katie Holmes has filed for divorce from her superstar husband, actor Tom Cruise, in New York City, a long-time attorney for Cruise said on Friday.Katie filed for divorce.
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China to launch Netflix-like movie service
Reuters
By Sue Zeidler and Ronald GroverLOS ANGELES, June 28 (Reuters) - The government-run ChinaMovie Channel will launch an online service like Netflix Inc in China this year, promising a big new revenue. ... China Movie Channel, which is regulated by the ...
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The Flaming Lips break record for most shows in 24 hours
Reuters UK
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Oklahoma rockers The Flaming Lips broke the Guinness world record for most shows performed in 24 hours this week, taking the title from previous record holder Jay-Z.The band performed.
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EU deal lifts euro, cuts Spain, Italy debt yields |
Reuters
LONDON (Reuters) - The euro climbed and global shares jumped on Friday after euro zone leaders agreed measures to cut borrowing costs in Spain and Italy and eventually recapitalize the region's banks.There.
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Tantawi may have more sway in Egypt
Reuters India
CAIRO (Reuters) - A picture popular with protesters in Cairo's Tahrir Square captures how many view the military man who has ruled Egypt since Hosni Mubarak was overthrown last year.Half the face is of.
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Reuters Science News Summary
Chicago Tribune
Reuters. 12:01 a.m. CDT, June 29, 2012. Following is a summary of current science news briefs. World awaits latest in hunt for Higgs particle. LONDON/GENEVA (Reuters) - Scientists hunting the Higgs subatomic particle will unveil results next week that ...
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Leviev wins London court battle over Angola diamonds
Reuters
Mexico · Russia · India Insight · World Video · Reuters Investigates · Decoder ... Oldest sound recording resurrected Thu, Jun 28 2012 ...LONDON, June 29 (Reuters) - A court battle between two multi-millionaires who fell out after making a fortune ...
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China to launch Netflix-like movie service
Reuters
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The government-run China Movie Channel will launch an online service like Netflix Inc in China this year, promising a big new revenue source for Hollywood from streaming its films. ... LOS ANGELES | Fri Jun 29, 2012 3:30am IST ...
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Blast hits Damascus, Turkey sends troops to border
Reuters UK
BEIRUT/ISKENDERUN, Turkey (Reuters) - Rebel forces attacked Syria's main court in central Damascus on Thursday, state television said, while Turkey deployed troops and anti-aircraft rocket launchers to. ... Thu, Jun 282012. Wrecked cars are seen at ...
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Reuters Health News Summary
Chicago Tribune
Reuters. 4:02 p.m. CDT, June 28, 2012. Following is a summary of current health news briefs. Top court upholds healthcare law in Obama triumph. WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court upheld. President Barack Obama's healthcare law on ...
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Thomson Reuters Announces New 2011 Journal Citation Reports
Technology Digital (press release)
PHILADELPHIA, June 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Intellectual Property & Science division of Thomson Reuters, the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, today announced the release of the 2011 Journal ...
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Euro - Balotelli double gives Italy halftime lead
Reuters India
WARSAW (Reuters) - A touch of star quality from Mario Balotelli plus a familiar mixture of experience and canny defending saw Italy quash a young Germany side 2-1 on Thursday and book a place in the Euro.
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Thomson Reuters and Sabrient Launch Low Volatility Indices for ETF Distributors
Business Wire (press release)
June 28, 2012 09:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time. Thomson Reuters and Sabrient Launch Low Volatility Indices for ETF Distributors. Indices supported by a 10-year track record of outperforming the market. SANTA BARBARA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sabrient ...
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NZ court finds Megaupload search warrants illegal
Reuters
WELLINGTON (Reuters) - Search warrants used when 70 New Zealand police raided the mansion of the suspected kingpin of an Internet piracy ring were illegal, a New Zealand court ruled on Thursday, dealing.
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Euro 2012 fans take aim at Kiev shooting range
Malaysia Star
KIEV (Reuters) - Tours to Chernobyl, scene of the world'sworst nuclear accident, are popular with tourists visiting the Ukraine, but an even bigger attraction, particularly with football fans and gun enthusiasts, are the city's shooting ranges. ... A...
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Malaysia Star
21 Are Killed in Iraq in the Latest Attacks of a Deadly Month
New York Times
By REUTERS. Published: June 28, 2012. BAGHDAD (Reuters) — Bombings in and around Baghdad killed at least 21 people and wounded more than 100 on Thursday, security officials said. The attacks were the latest in a deadly month, stoking fears that ...
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VIDEO: Lukas Rosol in disbelief by beating Rafa Nadal in Wimbledon 2012
3News NZ
Tweet. Fri, 29 Jun 2012 12:27p.m. Czech Lukas Rosol can't quite believe it (Reuters). Czech Lukas Rosol beat second seed Rafa Nadal 6-7 6-4 6-4 2-6 6-4 in the Wimbledon second round to complete one of the biggest ever upsets. The worldnumber 100 ...
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3News NZ
Euro 2012 blog: 29 June - as it happened
The Guardian (blog)
Back to the tennis. Please be upstanding for Simon Burnton. 10.44am: Hello world! Simon Burnton here for the next few hours, looking forward to, um, something happening. 10.52am: Twitter-based football news! Yossi Benayoun tweets: "Good morning and ...
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Colorado Wildfire 2012 Destroys 350 Homes; Waldo Canyon Fire Map, Photos ...
Christian Post
(Photo: Reuters/Rick Wilking). Traffic on I-25 north of Colorado Springs in Colorado gets heavy during the evacuation of 32000 people as the result of the Waldo Canyon fire, June21, 2012. The Waldo Canyon Fire is now by far the most destructive on ...
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Christian Post
Auguries—Treason of the Clerks
Resource Clips (blog)
June 28, 2012. By Kevin Michael Grace. Next Page 1 | 2. Gold was down (at press time) $12.40 (-0.8%) for the week to $1552.10, and silver was down $0.65 (-2.4%) to $26.29. According to Reuters, gold is “acting more like a risk asset than a safe-haven ...
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Resource Clips (blog)
AB InBev buys out Corona maker Modelo for $20 billion
Chicago Tribune
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Anheuser-Busch InBev , the world's biggest brewer, will swallow the half of Grupo Modelo it does not already own for $20.1 billion in the latest in a string of deals by big brewers looking for growth in emerging markets. ... Logo ...
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Alternative Energy Stock Outlook - June 2012 - Industry Outlook
NASDAQ
Globally, however, China leads the world in total electricity generation from renewable sources, helped by its mammoth addition in recent times to the alternative path. The dragon is followed closely by the U.S., Brazil and Canada. Historically, the ...
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Chinese space trio lands after history-making trip
msnbc.com
Schoolchildren watch the planet Venus transiting across the sun at the Sydney Observatory on June 6, Australia time. Proper eye protection is required for direct observation of the sun, during a Venus transit or at any other time. (Daniel Munoz...
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msnbc.com
Blast hits Damascus as Turkey sends troops to border
Laredo Sun
World News · Subscribe to this Section. 0. Votes. Interesting Article. Boring Article. Blast hits Damascus as Turkey sends troops to border. Wrecked cars are seen at the site of an explosion outside Syria's highest court in central DamascusJune 28 ...
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Laredo Sun
'Conflict gold' trade continues in face of US law
By Reuters
By: Reuters. 29th June 2012. Updated 4 hours ago. TEXT SIZE. Text Smaller Disabled Text Bigger. MONGBWALU, Democratic Republic of Congo – Gold traders in the eastern Congo district of Ituri have heard of the Dodd-Frank act, or "Obama's law" as it's known here, but don't see why it's got anything ... Official figures do not specify where gold is exported to from Dubai, but traders say much of it is bound for India, the world's biggest gold consumer, and elsewhere in the Middle East.
Mining Weekly | Gold
Syria downs Turkish jet, Ankara to act decisively | Reuters
ANKARA/BEIRUT (Reuters) - Syria shot down a Turkish warplane over the Mediterranean on Friday ... EU leaders start work on Spain & Italy Thu, Jun 28 2012 ...
www.reuters.com/.../us-syria-crisis-idUSBRE85D0IS20120622
Egypt braces for Islamist president, or army rule | Reuters
CAIRO (Reuters) - Five hundred days after they overthrew Hosni Mubarak, Egyptians will finally ... Marchers participate in the Gay Pride Parade in New York , June 24, 2012. ... High court splits its verdict on Arizona immigration law | Video ..... Thomson Reuters is the world's largest internationalmultimedia news agency, ...
www.reuters.com/.../us-egypt-election-idUSBRE85G01U2012...
Turkish, Syrian forces seek downed Turkish jet | Reuters
ANKARA/BEIRUT (Reuters) - Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu phoned world powers on ... EU leaders start work on Spain & Italy Thu, Jun 28 2012 ...
www.reuters.com/.../us-syria-crisis-idUSBRE85D0IS20120623
Islamist joy as Morsy elected Egypt president | Reuters
CAIRO (Reuters) - Islamist Mohamed Morsy was declared Egypt's first freely elected president on ... EU leaders start work on Spain & Italy Thu, Jun 28 2012 ...
www.reuters.com/.../us-egypt-election-idUSBRE85G01U2012...
Greek finance minister resigns, crisis deepens | Reuters
ATHENS | Mon Jun 25, 2012 12:50pm EDT. ATHENS (Reuters) - Greece's new finance minister resigned because of ill health on Monday, throwing the ...
www.reuters.com/.../us-greece-idUSBRE85M0AW20120625
Greek conservatives hope to seal coalition deal | Reuters
ATHENS (Reuters) - Greek conservatives hope to form a coalition government on ... Paszek overcomes leg injury to beat Kerber in final Sat, Jun 23 2012 ...
www.reuters.com/.../us-greece-idUSBRE85H0HO20120619
Iran nuclear talks intense but no breakthrough | Reuters
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Iran had intense and tough talks on Monday with the six world powers concerned ... Fatal shooting at Mexico City airport Mon, Jun 25 2012 ...
www.reuters.com/.../us-iran-nuclear-talks-idUSBRE85H0C420...
Hollande's popularity falls slightly: poll | Reuters
World ». French President Francois Hollande attends a news conference at Villa Madama in Rome, June 22, 2012. Credit: Reuters/Giampiero Sposito ...
www.reuters.com/.../us-france-hollande-poll-idUSBRE85M0I...
Moody's downgrade gives edge to safe-haven banks | Reuters
LONDON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Major ratings downgrades by Moody's will further divide the world's biggest banks based on their strength and access to cheap customer deposits. ... EU leaders start work on Spain & Italy Thu, Jun 28 2012 .... Thomson Reuters is the world's largestinternational multimedia news agency, ...
www.reuters.com/.../us-financial-moodys-downgrades-idUSB...
Wall Street claws back after sharp decline, banks lead | Reuters
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Stocks ended higher on Friday, led by gains in bank shares, as the ... Car tech to keep us driving for longer Tue, Jun 26 2012 ... Investors Service announced credit downgrades for 15 of theworld's largest banks. ... This is why news-media is dying and being handed over to sensationalist types – or ...
www.reuters.com/.../us-markets-stocks-idUSBRE84S0BG2012...
Israeli protesters smash bank windows, block roads | Reuters
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Scores of demonstrators clashed with police, smashed bank windows and ... Colorado blaze claims first homes Wed, Jun 27 2012 ...
www.reuters.com/.../us-israel-demonstrations-idUSBRE85N02...
Colorado Springs fire ranks as state's most destructive on ... - Reuters
(Reuters) - A fierce Colorado wildfire that has forced the evacuation of some 35000 people while raging ... Oldest sound recording resurrectedThu, Jun 28 2012 ...
www.reuters.com/.../us-usa-wildfires-idUSBRE85L1DD20120...
World leaders discuss Syria | Video | Reuters.com
June 20 - Leaders discuss the continued violence in Syria on sidelines of G20. ... Obama, Putin say Syria violence must end; no plan agreed Mon, Jun 18 2012(01 59) .... Thomson Reuters is the world's largestinternational multimedia news ...
uk.reuters.com/video/2012/06/.../world-leaders-discuss-syria?...
U.N. sees natural gas a key to forests, helping poor | Reuters
RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Natural gas, including non-traditional shale gas, should play a major ... EU leaders start work on Spain & Italy Thu, Jun 28 2012 ...
www.reuters.com/.../us-energy-un-yumkella-idUSBRE85I02M...
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