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  1. TV/Radio scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... in a lightweight bout in Bethlehem, Pa. 2 & 7 a.m. (Tennis) - ATP Tour: ABN AMRO World Tournament in Rotterdam, Netherlands; WTA Tour: St. Petersburg (Russia) Trophy 2 & 7 a.m. (Tennis) - ATP Tour: ABN AMRO World Tournament in Rotterdam, ...


  2. The FANG stocks are biting back, but it's LinkedIn you should worry aboutRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Sydney Morning Herald

    The tech sell off many people have feared for a while is underway, and the so-called "FANG" stocks are biting back. Last year, investors piled into shares of Facebook, Amazon, Netflix and Alphabet , spawning the "FANG" moniker.


  3. AU adopts Uhuru's call to abandon ICCRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Daily Monitor

    President Uhuru Kenyatta on Sunday urged the African Union to start procedures for pulling out of the International Criminal Court stressing that a ministerial committee should be given the mandate to draw plans for quitting the Hague-based court. He said the AU "must reaffirm that the global standard for the immunity for Heads of State should also apply to Africa and insist on the termination of the "collapsed" case against the deputy president of Kenya.'


  4. Fugitive Former 'Kremlin Banker' Facing Potential Jail Time In BritainRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Weekday Magazine

    A Russian tycoon once dubbed the "Kremlin's banker" who fled abroad amid charges of financial wrongdoing faces possible jail time in Britain after the London High Court found him guilty of breaching numerous court orders in a contentious civil case involving billions of dollars.


  5. Witnesses' names slipped out at ICCRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | BBC News

    The trial of former president of the Ivory Coast Laurent Gbagbo is the highest profile case the International Criminal Court has seen The blunder took place during the trial of former Ivorian president Laurent Gbagbo for crimes against humanity, charges he denies. The BBC's Anna Holligan in The Hague reports that the incident was relayed to the public gallery and the recordings have since spread on social media, and even appeared on YouTube.


  6. New research identifies drug target for dengue virusRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... associate professor in the Department of Medical Microbiology, Radboud University Medical Center, Nijmegen, the Netherlands. "This system provides an easy and rapid read-out of virus replication , and is therefore very useful for screening ...


  7. Avantium Shortlisted for the 2012 Red Herring Top 100 Europe AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2012 | 24-7 Press Release

    Avantium announced today it has been selected as a Finalist for Red Herring's Top 100 Europe award, a prestigious list honoring the year's most promising private technology ventures from the European business region. AMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS, April 12, 2012 /24-7PressRelease/ -- The Red Herring editorial team selected the most innovative companies from a pool of hundreds from across Europe.


  8. The Hunt for War CriminalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | WNYC-AM New York

    Slobodan Milosevic refuses the presence of any lawyer during his initial hearing before the ICTY in The Hague, Netherlands on July 03, 2001. , tells the story of how leaders of the Balkans conflict, including those now on trial in The Hague, were tracked down.


  9. Man convicted of raping child he met on FacebookRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Miltonkeynes Today

    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. A man who travelled from the Netherlands to rape a 12-year-old girl he met on Facebook has been convicted.


  10. HAL Said to Plan Sale of Dutch Hearing-Aid Retailer AudioNovaRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | The Washington Post

    Investment company HAL Trustis considering selling its hearing aids retailer AudioNova International BV in a deal that could fetch 500 million euros , according to people familiar with the matter. Amplifon SpA, William Demant Holding A/S, Sonova Holding AG and private equity firm EQT Partners AB's Sivantos AG are among the companies weighing bids for the Rotterdam, Netherlands-based unit, the people said, asking not to be identified because the deliberations are private.


  11. 2nd-seeded Cilic and Dodig advance to 2nd round in RotterdamRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | USA Today

    ... in Rotterdam; Dodig also goes through Check out this story on ROTTERDAM, Netherlands (AP) - Second-seeded Marin Cilic of Croatia had 10 aces in a 7-6 (5), 6-4 win against Denis Istomin of Uzbekistan in the first ...


  12. WHO update on Zika virus infection in the AmericasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Crofs Blogs

    ... at >5120 and negative titers for dengue virus titers <10. On 28 January, the National IHR Focal Point of the Netherlands reported the first autochthonous case of Zika virus infection in CuraA ao. CuraA ao is an independent state and part of the ...


  13. LafargeHolcim nominates new Chairman of the Board of DirectorsRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Business Wire

    LafargeHolcim announces that Mr. Wolfgang Reitzle, Chairman of the Board of Directors, has informed the Board that he will not stand for re-election at the Company's May 2016 Annual General Meeting. The Board regrets this decision while acknowledging Mr. Reitzle's wish to pursue other business activities that will require his fullest attention, in particular the Chairmanship of the Linde Supervisory Board.


  14. ICC apologises for Gbagbo witness blunderRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | New Vision

    On Friday the prosecutor mentioned the names of several witnesses whose identities have been ordered to be kept secret, thinking the microphones were off The International Criminal Court Monday apologised for an embarrassing blunder during the trial of former Ivorian leader Laurent Gbagbo which led to the unmasking of several protected witnesses, and ordered a formal inquiry. "What happened on Friday afternoon... is of utmost and inexcusable gravity for which the chamber, but I would say the whole ICC, apologises," presiding judge Cuno Tarfusser said, offering a formal apology.


  15. Bliss, at 35,000 feet: It's a perk war in the sky as airlines woo business-class passengersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Globe and Mail

    Full-flat beds have become an industry standard. The Delta One cabins on Airbus A330-300 aircraft come with Westin Heavenly bedding and hypoallergenic pillows.


  16. UN Report Decries Policy Of 'Extermination' In Syrian PrisonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Weekday Magazine

    United Nations investigators say thousands of detainees have died in Syrian prisons over the past four and a half years as part of a state policy of "extermination," which constitutes a crime against humanity. In its report released on February 8, the UN Commission of Inquiry called on the Security Council to impose "targeted sanctions" on Syrian officials responsible for or complicit in deaths, torture, and disappearances in custody, and to launch proceedings at the International Criminal Court in The Hague.


  17. Dutch step up border controls as migrant flows continueRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 |

    The Netherlands has stepped up the monitoring of traffic crossing its frontiers, a government minister said on Monday, as countries across Europe move to tighten border controls in response to an unprecedented migration crisis. File picture: Refugees collect clothes, brought by residents of the neighbourhood, outside the Schuttersveld Sports Centre designed as an emergency shelter in Rotterdam, The Netherlands.


  18. Stadium ban and police action for Ajax fan who lynched effigy of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Daily Mail

    Stadium ban and police action for Ajax fan who lynched effigy of Feyenoord keeper Kenneth Vermeer as 'unacceptable' crowd behaviour at De Klassieker is condemned The fan who hung a repulsive effigy of former Ajax keeper Kenneth Vermeer with a noose in the stands before Sunday's De Klassieker clash against Feyenoord has been banned from Amsterdam ArenA and faces possible criminal charges. The Royal Dutch Football Association's president Michael van Praag condemned the behaviour as 'completely unacceptable' after a dummy with Vermeer's name on it was seemingly lynched, with images and video of the incident widely shared on social media .


  19. Netherlands artist unveils exhibition at Bury Sculpture CentreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | This Is Lancashire

    Internationally-renowned Auke de Vries has previously created unique pieces in locations including Berlin, Barcelona and The Hague, and is hosting only his second UK show since 2001. He has also been an advisor on the reconstruction of the city of Esslingen am Neckar, Germany, and was Professor of Fine Art at both the Royal Academy of Visual Arts, The Hague and at the Rijksacademie, Amsterdam.


  20. To Win at Banger Racing, You've Gotta Crash-HardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Wired

    ... it that, is said to have started in the 1960s. It quickly gained popularity in England, Ireland, Belgium and the Netherlands, and saw the first the Unlimited Banger World Final held in London in 1974. It's since moved to Ipswitch and remains one of ...