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  1. HN: CSSD wants higher taxes for firms to finance health careRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Prague Daily Monitor

    The Czech Social Democrats want to introduce higher taxation of some firms to gain more finances for the healthcare sector and they will reject any cash fees paid by patients in their campaign before the late 2017 elections, daily Hospodarske noviny writes Friday. The centre-left government of the CSSD, ANO and Christian Democrats abolished the fees for prescriptions in pharmacies and for visiting a doctor as of 2015, in harmony with its policy statement.

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  2. The Diary: Mum's the word hereRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    Bringing you the best journalism, comment and analysis in Scotland, wherever and whenever you need it, in a format to suit you. Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipisicing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore magna aliqua.

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  3. Stoke boss Mark Hughes: Our 3-4-3 formation was inspired by Wales' Euro 2016 runRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Football.co.uk

    Stoke are the latest Premier League team to implement a 3-4-3 formation that Mark Hughes has revealed was inspired by Wales' run to the Euro 2016 semi-finals. Top-flight leaders Chelsea have won eight straight games since Antonio Conte deployed a variation on the system the Potters adopted to great effect in last weekend's win at Watford, who themselves operate with similar tactics.

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  4. Africa in the Americas: Tour Group Explores Cuba's African RootsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | MSNBC

    ... several groups to the island under several of 12 permitted categories that have made it easier for more Americans to travel there. With the death of Cuba's former leader Fidel Castro on November 26 and President-elect Trump's threat to sever ties ...

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  5. On this day from Monday, December 5 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Swindon Advertiser

    Ever since the Egyptian barber invented the first water organ more than 2,000 years ago, organs have a thirst for humidity, so a warm, snug church full of a singing congregation can effect an organ's sound. 1960: An audience of nearly 400 people watched a programme of national and modern dances, tap and ballet presented at Drove School by pupils from Tanwood School under their principal Mollie Tanner.

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  6. Airbnb scams tripled in 2016, earning a consumer watchdog warningRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Mashable

    Australia's consumer watchdog issued a notice Monday, warning holiday-goers that scams relating to accommodation booking sites such as Airbnb are on the rise. In fact, complaints about sharing economy cheats to the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission's Scamwatch have tripled since 2015.

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  7. Japan's leader to visit Pearl Harbor for first timeRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | USA Today

    Japan's leader to visit Pearl Harbor for first time Japan's attack on Pearl Harbor led the U.S. to enter World War II. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2h5wJRh Japanese leader Shinzo Abe will visit Pearl Harbor with President Obama later this month, becoming the first serving Japanese prime minister to travel to the U.S. Naval base in Hawaii that was attacked by Japan in 1941.

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  8. First direct flight links Las Vegas, Chinese mainlandRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | China Daily

    ... between the two points had to connect via a third US or Asian city. The new route cuts hours off the previous travel time. It is expected to introduce millions of prospective visitors to Las Vegas and generate an estimated $33.5 million annually in ...

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  9. Lecture | Genocide and Humanitarian Resistance in Ottoman Syria, 1915-1916Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | Groong

    The scholarship on humanitarian efforts during the Armenian Genocide focuses on the role of western missionaries and consuls, who emerge as selfless heroes protecting and saving hundreds of thousands of helpless Armenians. What remains neglected in scholarly inquiry is Armenian agency.

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  10. Koivu Nets OT Winner, Wild Beat EdmontonRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... events through Sunday, Dec. 4. Events are listed chronologically. Tips For Staying Healthy During Your Holidays Travel Five helpful tips on helping you stay healthy during your holiday travels Gas Prices Remain Low Ahead of Thanksgiving As people ...

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  11. Tsopi: An Azerbaijani - Armenian World – Meydan.TVRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Groong

    How often do you come across an Armenian and Azerbaijani speaking in one another's languages, and moreover easily switching from Armenian to Azerbaijani and back again? How long ago was it that you managed to see Armenians and Azerbaijanis hugging and kissing, calling one another brothers with sincere joy? I think that such scenes are part of the distant past for some, and for many, are already an unimaginable fantasy. In April of this year, the world tensely followed the most recent, unprecedented escalation of violence in the Armenia-Azerbaijan conflict.

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  12. Teaching and learning on Rwandan experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Dorsetecho.co.uk

    After fundraising for a year and gaining the monetary support of the Wareham Rotary club, Wareham Church and Humphries Kirk Solicitors, the six students and one teacher travelled to the capital city Kigali, followed by visiting the town Rwamagana, which lies on the eastern side of the province at the end of October. Assistant headteacher Simon Holmes accompanied students Abi Allen, Livy Ashworth, Emily Ford, Immie Hegarty, Jasmine Pinder and Erin Snook on their journey through the country.

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  13. A Museum for the People Behind the VolumesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The American Scholar

    In March, the first-ever museum dedicated to American writers will open in Chicago, home of Saul Bellow, Gwendolyn Brooks, Ernest Hemingway, and Studs Terkel. More than 50 literati sit on the museum's National Advisory Council, including literature professors, scholars, and writers like Billy Collins, Alice McDermott, Stuart Dybek, and Scott Turow.

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  14. Press Digest- New York Times business news - Dec 5Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Reuters

    Dec 5 The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.

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  15. The Practical LawyerNow that the Republicans have control of both...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Daily Record

    ... running afoul of Illinois authorities, you must know how to legally transport your handgun through that state. If you travel further - say to the Northeast through several states that don't recognize your permit - then you'll need to know the laws ...

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  16. Jetstar's hilarious response to 'complaint'Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    ... stuff and wasn't till we were "on the other side" we noticed that we were incorrectly allocated our seats. Prior to travel, I booked and paid for extra legroom, being a big fella, in seats 1a and 1b. Alas, we were allocated 15c and 15b. What?! ...

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  17. No holiday break for fitnessRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Journal Gazette

    Plank: Perform for one minute; 2-4 sets. If you are advanced, lift one leg or open and close the legs while holding the planks for more intensity.

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  18. Duke's THA election ambitionsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Trinidad Guardian

    Some people ignore the fact that apart from Eric Eustace Williams, a noticeable number of our successful leaders on the political spectrum, originate from Tobago. Past President ANR Robinson and Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley head a significant list of political movers and shakers that includes Reginald Dumas, and in her heyday, Pamela Elder.

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  19. Paramotorist Sacha Dench to land in Kent after crossing the ChannelRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Kent Online

    ... peeled in Canterbury, Swale, the Medway towns and Gravesend. As she heads towards the end of her journey, Sacha will travel across the UK, switching to a dragon boat to go through Central London and deliver a petition to 10 Downing Street. Sacha's ...

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  20. Still FishingRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | TrekEarth

    This is an iconic fishing technique of Sri Lanka. Inside the sea water fisher man stand on a stick to do angling. Usually they charge the tourist to take picture of them. I have taken this picture from Galle, the south most part of Sri Lanka.

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