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4 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

Eurozone inflation rate shows economic weakness

Frankfurt, Germany a Inflation in the 18 countries that use the euro sank to 0.3 percent in August, a worrying sign of economic weakness that is putting pressure on the European Central Bank to take drastic steps to save a stalling recovery.

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8 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

Stock futures rising; Fiat-Chrysler merger moving forward; Lufthansa pilots in Germany on strike: A.M. Business News Links

Two Lufthansa pilots join a demonstration with some 100 others at the Frankfurt, Germany, airport.

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11 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

Martin Amis' Holocaust novel rejected by his European publishers

Holocaust novel acclaimed by some as 'the best in 25 years' turned down by British author's usual collaborators in both Munich and Paris Some critics have hailed it as the "best book in 25 years" by one of Britain's greatest living writers.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

The Auto Channel

Third Generation Kia Sorento Fantastic But Will Soccer Moms Do What is Right?

August 29, 2014: Sophisticated new design for third-generation Kia Sorento All-new bodyshell improves ride, handling and crash safety Improvements to NVH and a step-change in interior quality and design European premiere scheduled for 2 October at Paris Motor Show Delivering a premium look and feel the all-new Kia Sorento, unveiled in Korea today, ... (more)

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CBC News

Werner Franz, last surviving crew member of Hindenburg, dies

This May 6, 1937 file photo, taken at almost the split second that the Hindenburg exploded, shows the 804-foot German zeppelin just before the second and third explosions send the ship crashing to the earth over the Lakehurst Naval Air Station in Lakehurst, N.J. Werner Franz, believed to be the last surviving crew member of the German airship ... (more)

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New York Daily News

Brothers build human catapult able to launch people 40 feet into a lake

Johannes Schrieber, 26, and his brother Daniel, 28, built the wooden contraption, they say, because they wanted to give people a chance to fly without a plane.

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CNN

Can Erdogan revitalize Turkey's economic fortunes?

Turkish President-elect Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his wife, Emnine, cheer their supporters after the results of elections at the headquarters of Turkey's ruling Justice and Development Party in Ankara on Sunday, August 10. Erdogan will become the country's first directly elected president by a wide margin of votes, according the semi-official ... (more)

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KSWO

German economic fears growing but Merkel strong

Ordinary Germans are spooked about the future. Businesses are starting to see black clouds on the horizon.

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Prince George Citizen

German fears of economic impact of Ukraine crisis growing, but Merkel's support ...

Ordinary Germans are spooked about the future. Businesses are starting to see black clouds on the horizon.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Germany, Angela Merkel, Vladimir Putin,

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Globe and Mail

Sleek enough to star in Fifty Shades of Grey, this bathtub easily fits two

In most movies, the bath is a background prop at best. In the upcoming Fifty Shades of Grey , the tub is a key piece of scenery .

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How Stuff Works

Ancient Stones Hint at How Humans Migrated Out of Africa

To put a human face on our ancestors, scientists from the Senckenberg Research Institute used sophisticated methods to form 27 model heads based on tiny bone fragments, teeth and skulls collected from across the globe.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Globe and Mail

Sleek enough to star in Fifty Shades of Grey, this bathtub easily fits two

In most movies, the bath is a background prop at best. In the upcoming Fifty Shades of Grey , the tub is a key piece of scenery .

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Channelnewsasia.com

'Vision Zero' outlined for upcoming work safety congress in Singapore

The country will host the triennial World Congress on Safety and Health at Work in 2017, where participants will work to advance the mindset that all injuries and ill-health arising from work are preventable.

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How Stuff Works

Ancient Stones Hint at How Humans Migrated Out of Africa

To put a human face on our ancestors, scientists from the Senckenberg Research Institute used sophisticated methods to form 27 model heads based on tiny bone fragments, teeth and skulls collected from across the globe.

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Related Topix: World News, Germany, Science, Anthropology

Tue Aug 26, 2014

CNN

Arriving at Frankfurt Airport

After a one week trip to Malta we flew back home to Frankfurt, Germany. Upon taxing to a gate I managed to capture this image of a row of Lufthansa plane tails.

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GhanaWeb

Work kills more people than wars - ILO

More people around the world die from work-related accidents and diseases than war, according to the Director-General of the International Labour Organisation .

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

KDWN

Klitschko injured, fight against Pulev postponed

Wladimir Klitschko has torn a bicep in sparring and his Sept. 6 heavyweight title against IBF mandatory challenger Kubrat Pulev has been postponed.

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Norwalk Citizen News

German index slump increases talk of ECB action

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen, right, and European Central Bank President Mario Draghi walk together during the Jackson Hole Economic Policy Symposium at the Jackson Lake Lodge in Grand Teton National Park near Jackson, Wyo.

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Channelnewsasia.com

German business confidence hits 13-month low: Ifo

Germany's Ifo business confidence index fell to the lowest level for more than a year in August, data showed on Monday, as Europe's biggest economy continues to run out of steam.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

Yahoo!

River cruising guide: East Europe gems sparkle on water

Danube River cruises between Amsterdam and Budapest are a terrific way to experience the span of Europe and in essence to explore two great rivers, for the western third of the itinerary is along the Rhine, which has been connected via the Main-Danube Canal since 1992.

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