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  1. Angela Davis stopped from visiting separatist in Spain jailRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | The Chronicle Herald

    A delegation including American rights activist Angela Davis has been turned away from a Spanish prison where it tried to visit imprisoned Basque separatist politician Arnaldo Otegi. Davis, Spanish rock musician Fermin Muguruza and Basque politician Amaia Izko tried to visit Logrono prison where Otegi is serving a 10-year sentence after being convicted in 2009 of attempting to resurrect the banned Batasuna separatist party.

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  2. Napoli and Juventus record narrow wins to remain 1st and 2ndRead the original story

    11 min ago | SFGate

    Juventus' Paul Pogba, left, and Frosinone's Raman Chibsah jump for the ball during a Serie A soccer match between Frosinone and Juventus, at Frosinone's Comunale stadium, Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016. less Juventus' Paul Pogba, left, and Frosinone's Raman Chibsah jump for the ball during a Serie A soccer match between Frosinone and Juventus, at Frosinone's Comunale stadium, Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016.

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  3. Worldwide outrage follows Pyongyang's rocket launchRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Bangkok Post

    North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un "personally ordered" the Sunday launch, and followed it personally from a military bunker. North Korea hailed an "epochal event" but its latest long-range rocket launch Sunday sparked international anger and plans for talks on a US missile defence system for the peninsula.

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  4. Gale warning puts dampener on Cologne Carnival processionRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A woman wearing a giraffe costume attends carnival celebrations in Duesseldorf, Germany, Sunday Feb. 7, 2016. less A woman wearing a giraffe costume attends carnival celebrations in Duesseldorf, Germany, Sunday Feb. 7, 2016.

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  5. Romania, Czech Republic 2-2 in Fed CupRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | The Washington Post

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  6. The Latest: UN Security Council holds emergency meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Cybercast News Service

    A South Korean man watches a TV news program with a file footage about North Korea's rocket launch at Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea, Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016. North Korea on Sunday defied international warnings and launched a long-range rocket that the United Nations and others call a cover for a banned test of technology for a missile that could strike the U.S. mainland.

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  7. Gasquet beats Mathieu to retain Open Sud de France titleRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | The Washington Post

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  8. Report: Rwandan military trained Burundian refugeesRead the original story

    13 min ago | Cybercast News Service

    A confidential report by a United Nations panel of experts says refugees from Burundi received training from Rwandan military personnel last year with the ultimate goal of removing Burundian President Pierre Nkurunziza from power. The report, seen by The Associated Press, says about 400 Burundian refugees were recruited and trained in small arms, hand grenades and mortars, among other weaponry.

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  9. Beck beats Bacsinszky to draw Germany level 2-2 in Fed CupRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | The Republic

    The 39th-ranked Beck won 7-5, 6-4 in two hours, seven minutes on her Fed Cup debut to ensure the tie will be decided with the doubles rubber. The 18-year-old Bencic, ranked 11th, came from 1-4 down to win the first set tiebreak and she needed just one match point to seal the win in 1 hour, 32 minutes.

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  10. Pilot after Somalia emergency: Airplane security is 'zero'Read the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | Cybercast News Service

    The Serb pilot who landed a jetliner in Somalia with a three-foot hole on its fuselage said Sunday he never doubted that it was caused by a bomb and describes the security surround the airplane at Mogadishu Airport as "zero." A suicide bomber is suspected to have set off the explosive inside the plane, Somali officials said Saturday.

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  11. Ballymena jobs: Union vows to keep pressure on politiciansRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | Fermanagh 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. Politicians will be "expected" to attend a "large community assembly" held by the Unite trade union in Ballymena to answer questions on job prospects and investment in the area, it has emerged.

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  12. Indian basmati rice exporters face fresh competitionRead the original story

    14 min ago | Mydigitalfc.com

    The GI tag for basmati rice may help India beat competition in major export markets like Iran where Thailand has recently started dumping its surplus produce. The intellectual property appellate board in Chennai on Friday ordered the assistant registrar of GI to register basmati rice under GI within four weeks.

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  13. Lewandowski in Bayern Munich contract talksRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | Goal.com

    There have been no bids for the Poland star from the likes of Real Madrid and Paris Saint-Germain, and the 27-year-old is only thinking about staying in Germany The Poland international has been linked with a possible move to Real Madrid or Paris Saint-Germain at the end of the season, with Karl-Heinz Rummenigge fuelling speculation over the striker's future last month when the Bavarians' CEO admitted interest in Gonzalo Higuain. Cezary Kucharski, the striker's representative, has denied Madrid or PSG made an approach during the latest transfer window and has revealed that negotiations are underway over a new deal at the Allianz Arena.

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  14. N. Korea praises rocket; others view as covert missile testRead the original story

    14 min ago | The Madison Press

    For North Korea's propaganda machine, the long-range rocket launch Sunday carved a glorious trail of "fascinating vapor" through the clear blue sky. For South Korea's president, and other world leaders, it was a banned test of dangerous ballistic missile technology and yet another "intolerable provocation."

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  15. Groundnut prices remain static as consumer preferences changeRead the original story

    14 min ago | Mydigitalfc.com

    Groundnut prices are not likely to see major corrections even as the rabi crop cultivation acreage is lower in view of the drought-like conditions this year. Groundnut is mostly used in the edible oil segment.

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  16. When operating margins are high, think raw materialRead the original story

    15 min ago | Mydigitalfc.com

    An investment theme that has thrived in the global economic slowdown and the Chinese mini-meltdown is the domestic consumption. The Indian consumer has been fairly insulated from the external factors.

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  17. Canada bounces back at Sydney sevensRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | InsideHalton.com

    Canada finished the Sydney Sevens rugby tournament on a strong note Sunday, winning all three games on a day of controversy to win the consolation Bowl competition and finish ninth. The Canadian men defeated Wales 32-21 and Scotland 35-12 before beating Samoa 17-12 on a pair of tries by Nathan Hirayama.

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  18. Red Cross in Gaza closes office due to violent protestsRead the original story

    16 min ago | The Madison Press

    The International Committee of the Red Cross said Sunday it is temporarily closing its Gaza office after protesters repeatedly tried to storm it. Spokeswoman Suhair Zakkout said the office will operate remotely until "local authorities in Gaza provide assurances that our premises, work and staff are respected."

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  19. The Latest: Russia criticizes North Korea's rocket launchRead the original story

    16 min ago | The Madison Press

    A statement released by the Russian Foreign Ministry on Sunday called on the North Korean leadership "to think about whether the policy of opposing the entire international community is serving the interests of the country." The ministry also says Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov discussed the launch with his Japanese counterpart and stressed the importance of finding a diplomatic solution.

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  20. Higuain hits 24th goal as Napoli, Juve pull awayRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | The Peninsula

    Football Soccer - Napoli v Carpi Serie A - San Paolo Stadium, Naples, Italy - 07/02/16. Napoli's Gonzalo Higuain celebrates after scoring against Carpi.

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