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  1. Kidnapped Australian Jocelyn Elliot arrives in Burkina FasoRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    Ouagadougou: Australian woman Jocelyn Elliot, who was kidnapped along with her husband Ken by al-Qaeda militants before being released on the weekend , has arrived in Burkina Faso's capital. Mrs Elliot and her husband were kidnapped in mid-January by al-Qaeda-affiliated militants from the northern Burkina Faso town of Djibo, near the Mali border, where the Christian couple had been operating a 120-bed medical clinic.

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  2. The Latest: Greece: Golden Dawn rally against transit campRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | WLNE-TV Providence

    Hundreds of extreme-r... . French police officers use tear gas during a demonstration of extreme-right activists and supporters of PEGIDA , in front of the train station in Calais, northern Fra... .

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  3. Poilce probe Griffiths tweetRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | Sky Sports

    Police Scotland have confirmed to Sky Sports News HQ they have received a complaint regarding tweets to Leigh Griffiths and are in the early stages of looking into the matter. The Celtic striker, who had earlier scored in the 2-0 Scottish Cup win over East Kilbride , posted his own statement on Sunday night in response to the original message, which is believed to have concerned his children.

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  4. Six stories in the news today, Feb. 8Read the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | Brandon Sun

    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will reveal today the shape of what Canada will do in the fight against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria. Trudeau has said Canada will pull out of air strikes, but he has been vague about precisely when Canadian fighter jets will be withdrawn.

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  5. Russia holds Islamic State group suspected of planning attacks - IfaxRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    MOSCOW: Russia's FSB security police has arrested seven Islamic State militants in the Urals city of Yekaterinburg who were planning terrorist attacks in Moscow and St Petersburg, Interfax news agency quoted the FSB as saying on Monday. The group included Russian nationals and citizens of Central Asian states, who were also planning attacks in the Sverdlovsk region in the Urals, the FSB said.

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  6. Top general and National Defence disagreed over whether to buy French shipsRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | CBC News

    The two Mistral-class helicopter carriers Sevastopol and Vladivostok are seen at the shipyard in Saint-Nazaire, western France, in May 2015. After France withdrew the vessels from sale to Russia, Canada was a potential customer.

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  7. Local Syrians desperately seeking family sponsors, says immigrant services groupRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | CBC News

    The Ottawa Community Immigrant Services Organization says it has received about 100 requests for help from local Syrians who are desperately seeking sponsors to help bring their relatives to Canada. Most of the requests come from new immigrants or former refugees living in the capital who don't have the financial means to sponsor their loved ones.

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  8. Sudan: Sudan, South Sudan to Adjust Pipeline FeesRead the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | AllAfrica.com

    The Sudanese and South Sudanese Ministers of Oil have agreed to reduce the monthly fee South Sudan is pays for oil exported through Sudanese territory 'for the time being'. The Oil Ministers of the two countries met in Juba on Wednesday after falling oil prices threatened to reduce South Sudan's earnings on its oil production to a loss.

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  9. Nigeria: Finnish Envoy Tips Lagos As Investors HavenRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | AllAfrica.com

    The Ambassador of Finland to Nigeria, Pirjo Suomela-Chowdhury at the weekend said Lagos remains the nerve centre for trade and investment in the country and African sub-region. Suomela-Chowdhury,stated this while fielding questions from journalists shortly after she led a delegation including the deputy minister, Finland ministry of foreign affairs, Mr. Matti Anttonen, to a meeting with Governor Akinwunmi Ambode at the Lagos House , Ikeja.

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  10. Perth woman says she was scammed out of $120,000 while travelling through EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    Kelly Boulter says an Australian man in Europe scammed her out of $120,000 and left her close to suicide. A Perth woman says she was scammed out of more than $120,000 and tricked into believing she was a fugitive by a "sadistic" fraudster she met while travelling through Europe in 2014.

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  11. Disaster under 'Godzilla El Nino'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NEWS.com.au

    IT'S been dubbed the 'Godzilla El Nino'. And now the phenomenon is living up to it's name as southern African nations cop the brunt of its wrath .

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  12. Tourists celebrating Lunar New Year holiday with shopping spree in JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Japan Times

    With the Lunar New Year holiday underway, tourists from China are thronging Tokyo's Ginza shopping district, loading up on duty-free electronics and luxury brands. "Our budget was 30,000 per person," said a 43-year-old man who came with his relatives in a group of 30. "I bought a randoseru and a digital piano for my daughter."

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  13. Merkel in Turkey for talks on reducing migrant influx to EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - German Chancellor Angela Merkel is meeting Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu and other Turkish officials for talks on reducing the influx of migrants to Europe, the Associated Press reports. Her talks in Ankara Monday, Feb 8, come as Turkey faces mounting pressure to open its border to up to 35,000 Syrians who have massed along the frontier fleeing an onslaught by government forces.

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  14. 26/11: Headley confirms ISI role, says he was inspired by Hafiz SaeedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Times of India

    Pakistani-American Lashkar-e-Taiba operative David Headley wanted to fight actively in Kashmir against the Indian Army but LeT commander Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi stopped him, saying something more "adventurous" was in store for him. Headley had joined Lashkar in 2002.

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  15. Stars farewell actress Carol Burns, Queensland Theatre Company pioneerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    Carol Burns, who passed away in December after a short battle with cancer, was one of the founding performers in the Queensland Theatre Company alongside the likes of Geoffrey Rush and the late Bille Brown. She went on to star in a string of film and television roles, most notably as Frankie Doyle in the iconic Australian drama Prisoner, before returning to Brisbane to dedicate herself mostly to theatre work.

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  16. No easy games for Australian baseball teamRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    Team manager Jon Deeble has warned favourites Australia are in for a torrid struggle at this week's World Baseball Classic qualifying tournament, despite being ranked well above the other three nations. The winner of the tournament at Sydney's Blacktown International Sports Park will advance to the WBC finals in March 2017.

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  17. Qatar acquires stake in Chevron oil project off MoroccoRead the original story

    1 hr ago | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    The Qatari state oil company, Qatar Petroleum, says it has reached a deal with Chevron to acquire 30 percent of its stake in offshore drilling areas in Morocco. Under the terms of the deal announced Monday, Chevron will hold onto a 45-percent interest in the offshore leases, while Morocco will retain a 25 percent stake.

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  18. Global stocks mostly fall amid economy jittersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    Global stock markets mostly fell Monday as investors fretted about a global economic slowdown after data showed U.S. employers added fewer jobs last month. KEEPING SCORE: France's CAC 40 dropped 1.4 percent to 4,144.58 and Germany's DAX fell 1.2 percent to 9,162.65.

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  19. Mumbai attacks plotter 'visited India'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Newsday

    A US man convicted for his role in the 2008 Mumbai attacks has told an Indian court that he visited Mumbai seven times in advance to gather information. David Headley gave details of the planning to a court in Mumbai on Monday through a video link from a prison in the US.

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  20. Two arrested in connection with Rhyl murderRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Rhyl Journal

    A MAN and a woman have been arrested in connection with the murder of Liam Hill. Mr Hill, aged 44, was found dead in his flat at 70 West Parade, Rhyl, shortly before 2pm on Friday, January 8. A 46-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of the murder of Mr Hill and a 41-year-old woman has been arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender.

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