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  1. The Best and Worst Moments of VaroufakisRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    There was the leather jacket, the motorbike and photo shoots of the man they said was like more a rock star than a finance minister. Then there were the lectures and proposals that left his European counterparts bemused and often annoyed.

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  2. Yanis Varoufakis was president of a black student union in the 1980sRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    Minister of Finance of Greece Yanis Varoufakis attends Eurogroup tour-de-table during informal meeting of Ministers for Economic and Financial Affairs in Riga, Latvia, April 24, 2015. Greece's out going "rock star" Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis was president of the Black Student Union at Essex University while doing his PhD there in the 1980s, according to The Telegraph .

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  3. Poroshenko's pledge for Ukraine to join EU 'rather ambitious' - Euro Parliament presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Russia Taday

    European Parliament President Martin Schulz believes the Ukrainian president's desire for the country to join the EU in just five to six years is "rather ambitious." Petro Poroshenko, however, believes the country will have met the entry criteria by then.

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  4. ABLV Bank has successfully accomplished regular bond issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire

    Riga, Latvia, 2015-07-06 07:43 CEST -- Under the bond issue programme, ABLV Bank, AS has performed two more coupon bond issues, their total size amounting to USD 75 million and EUR 20 million at face value. During initial placement, the bonds were acquired by 72 and 31 investors respectively.

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  5. Europe tensely awaits Greek voters' bailout decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Channelnewsasia.com

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel and other EU leaders awaited with trepidation the outcome of a referendum in Greece Sunday that is already dividing opinion in Europe and could even shape its future. An European Union flag flutters as the ancient Parthenon temple is seen in the background in Athens, Greece, July 4, 2015.

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  6. Andrew Considine: Aberdeen can challenge CelticRead the original story

    Saturday | Scotsman.com

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. ABERDEEN defender Andrew Considine believes the Pittodrie side are geared to launch a major title challenge to Celtic this season after assembling the best squad he's seen at the club in his 11 years of service.

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  7. CambridgeNews published Joe Perry knocked out of Australian Goldfields Open by John...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Cambridge Evening News

    SNOOKER: Joe Perry's hopes of Australian Goldfields Open glory were ended in the quarter-finals after he was beaten by John Higgins in Bendigo yesterday. The Chatteris cueman had already equalled his previous best performance in the tournament by reaching the last eight, where he was beaten by Cambridge-based Australian Neil Robertson two years ago.

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  8. Latvia, July 4, 1941 they forced many Jews in the shul putting it on fire; everyone was burned aliveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | The Jewish Press

    My face beamed with excitement when I woke up in the morning. Even six time zones away from America, on the other side of Atlantic Ocean, I felt myself amongst the Americans celebrating the country's 238th birthday and was overwhelmed with graduate to the country that adopted me and transformed me into a happy, content and fulfilled person.

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  9. Citadele bank in Latvia introduces payment cards with e-ticket functionRead the original story

    Friday Jul 3 | City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

    Citadele banka has created an innovative opportunity to use payment cards as electronic tickets in capital of Latvia, Riga.

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  10. St Pat's need huge home display after 2-1 loss to Skonto RigaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Independent.ie

    ST PATRICK'S Athletic now need to summon up a big home display next week to stay in the Europa League after they went down 2-1 to Skonto Riga in Latvia this evening. The Saints have a valuable away goal to show for their travels as Aaron Greene scored to give them the lead in the 21st minute but a counter-attacking goal in each half earned Skonto their win.

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  11. Saints left to rue missed chances in Europa defeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | RTE.ie

    St Patrick's Athletic claimed an away goal but were left to rue several missed opportunities as they went down 2-1 to Skonto Riga in their Europa League first-round qualifier, first-leg encounter in Latvia. It was a tentative start for the visitors and some early sloppy defending gifted Skonto Riga the first chance of the game.

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  12. The 8 Best Places to Visit in Latvia That Are Safe and BeautifulRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Insider Monkey

    Latvia is a great nation with vast forests, scenic nature and sandy beaches and that is why we had to compile this list of the best places to visit in Latvia that are safe and beautiful . It is a country with hospitable people, modern cities and a serene countryside.

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  13. Conan Byrne: I sat out Longford game to be ready for Skonto Riga testRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Independent.ie

    CONAN Byrne believes that St Patrick's Athletic can secure more progress in Europe this season if they can come up with a repeat of their display against Legia Warsaw 12 months ago. Pats are in Latvia for the first leg of their Europa League first qualifying round tie with Skonto Riga , the Saints aware that either Hungarian or Montenegrin opposition awaits them in the second round should they get through.

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  14. Tiny Pages Made of Ashes 2/23/2013: Michael Kupperman is Hiding Out in LatviaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Silver Bullet Comics

    There are odd things occurring in Latvia. Nobody seems to understand this better than the Riga based publishing house Biedriba Grafiskie stasti who publish the anthology kuA ! which they started in 2007.

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  15. Canada Day festivities in Swift Current draw a large crowdRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | Southwest Booster

    New Canadian Agnese Vilde, along with her children Tomass, and twins Aija and Leila and husband Matthew Jarrett raised the Canadian flag during the Canada Day celebrations in Swift Current on July 1. A pair of RCMP officers wearing Red Serge led the colour parade which began Swift Current's Canada Day celebrations on July 1. Swift Current's Canada Day celebrations continue to grow in size, with another large crowd turing out to celebrate July 1 at Centennial Park. The well attended celebration provided Swift Current residents an opportunity to join together and celebrate our nation and the diverse people who call Canada home.

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  16. Notification on supplement of the additional item on the agenda of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | GlobeNewswire

    Notification on supplement of the additional item on the agenda of the Extraordinary Shareholders' Meeting of joint stock company "Latvijas kugnieciba" and draft decisions Riga, 2015-07-02 05:51 CEST -- The Management Board of joint stock company "Latvijas kugnieciba" announces that based on the request of the shareholder joint stock company " the extraordinary shareholders' meeting of joint stock company "Latvijas kugnieciba" which will take place on July 16, 2015 at the hotel "Monika Centrum Hotels", 21 Elizabetes iela, Riga, Latvia at 10.00 a.m is supplemented with the additional item on the agenda "2.

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  17. Photo of MG Vadnais at We Are Near Children's Rehabilitation Center in Riga, LatviaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | State of Michigan

    RIGA, Latvia Maj. Gen. Gregory Vadnais, adjutant general of the Michigan National Guard and director of the Michigan Department of Military and Veterans Affairs, along with members of the MING leadership team and Lt.

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  18. DMVA Director hosts Latvian President-elect on A-10 Thunderbolt refueling missionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | State of Michigan

    July 1, 2015 RIGA, Latvia - Close air support A-10 Thunderbolts were refueled over the training battlegrounds of the Saber Strike 15 exercise at Adazi, Latvia, by KC-135 Stratotankers with President-elect and current Minister of Defense of Latvia, Raimonds Vejonis, as the special guest of Michigan Adjutant General Gregory Vadnais, Brig. Gen. John Slocum and State Command Sgt.

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  19. Cork primed for close encounter in Europa LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | RTE.ie

    Cork City open their Europa League campaign on Thursday when John Caulfield's charges welcome Icelandic side KR Reykjavik to Turner's Cross on the back of City keeping up their pursuit of SSE Airtricity Premier Division leaders Dundalk with a 2-0 win at 10-man Derry City last Friday. KR are the oldest and most successful club in Iceland winning 26 league titles and Caulfield is expecting a close fought battle over the two legs.

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  20. Dons relishing Europa League unknownRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Newsday

    Derek McInnes admits that he is entering the unknown on Thursday - both about his own team and their opponents - but insists that is the beauty of European competition's early stages. Aberdeen thrashed Scottish League One outfit Brechin City 8-2 in last Thursday's first open pre-season friendly before beating fellow Europa League qualifiers St Johnstone 1-0 on Sunday.

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