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  1. Giraffes on a plane? Most Wanted list releasedRead the original story

    33 min ago | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Have you seen a man who loaded live giraffes into a Tanzanian military plane for delivery to Qatar? If so Interpol would like to speak with you. The international police agency Interpol recently began a Most Wanted campaign of suspects who have carried out such environmental crimes as wildlife trafficking, illegal fishing, illegal logging and trading in ivory.

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  2. End to the fuel subsidies DecRead the original story

    33 min ago | Daily Express

    The Domestic Trade, Cooperatives and Consumerism Minister, who announced this at a press conference, on Friday, said the retail prices for RON95 petrol and diesel will be fixed according to a managed float, similar to the mechanism dictating the RON97 petrol price. Hasan said there would be an announcement at the end of each month to set the following month's fuel prices.

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  3. Supplies drying up due to 'no fishing' protestRead the original story

    33 min ago | Daily Express

    KOTA KINABALU: Fish supplies are already drying up following the no fishing protest launched by the Kota Kinabalu Fishing Boat Owners Association due to a fee fiasco since Thursday. A fishmonger told Daily Express on Friday that he may be forced to wind up early although he had prepared a two-day stockpile to keep his business running.

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  4. Majority Labuan tragedies tree, lamppost crashesRead the original story

    33 min ago | Daily Express

    LABUAN: A soldier was killed in a road accident, bringing the death toll to 11 this year. He lost control of his bike and crossed the path of an oncoming car along Jalan Sg Buton at 12.30am on Nov 18. Many of the fatal mishaps, here, were the result of the victims losing control of their vehicles, crashing into the tree or lamppost.

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  5. VC eyes making KK the most vibrant in art sceneRead the original story

    33 min ago | Daily Express

    KOTA KINABALU: University College Sabah Foundation Vice Chancellor, Prof Datuk Dr Ghazally Ismail intends to turn KK into the most vibrant art scenes in the country. He said this at an art exhibition officiated by the Minister of Community Development and Consumer Affairs, Datuk Jainab Ayid at the Centre for Arts and Design, Jalan Pelabuhan, here.

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  6. Wawrinka puts Switzerland ahead of France in finalRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | MySanAntonio.com

    Switzerland's Stanislas Wawrinka reacts as he plays France's Jo-Wilfried Tsonga during the Davis Cup final in Lille, northern France, Friday, Nov.21, 2014. Switzerland is seeking a first victory in the team competition while France is looking for a 10th title.

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  7. Oil palm estates threat to orangutan survivalRead the original story

    34 min ago | Daily Express

    KUALA LUMPUR: The destruction of rainforests in Southeast Asia and increasingly in Africa to make way for palm oil cultivation is a "direct threat" to the survival of great apes such as the orangutan, environmentalists warned Thursday. They said tropical forests were tumbling at a rapid rate, with palm plantations a key driver, despite efforts by the industry's Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil to encourage sustainable cultivation.

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  8. Cerys Matthews with her MBE medal after collecting it from the Prince of Wales at Buckingham PalaceRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | Blackburn Citizen

    Charles bestowed the honour on the 45-year-old singer during a ceremony at Buckingham Palace, and took the opportunity to demonstrate the language he learned before his investiture as Prince of Wales. "I recently was invited to one of his and Camilla's evenings in the Llwynywermod, where he has a house.

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  9. Biden urges Russia to uphold east Ukraine truceRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    U.S. Vice President Joe Biden criticized Russia on Friday for its role in eastern Ukraine, urging Moscow to uphold a cease-fire in the war-torn region as he visited Kiev on the anniversary of the country's anti-government protests. Touring the Ukrainian capital, Biden said Western sanctions against Russia would not be lifted until Moscow does more to enforce the cease-fire.

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  10. Closure threat to Muslim schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | Blackburn Citizen

    Ofsted has found pupils at a private London Muslim school were unable to tell the difference between Sharia law and English law Ofsted chief Sir Michael Wilshaw said pupils at six private Muslim schools may be "vulnerable to extremist influences and radicalisation" Six private Muslim schools have been told they are at risk of closure if they fail to improve quickly after Ofsted warned that their pupils may be vulnerable to radicalisation. Education Secretary Nicky Morgan has demanded urgent action from the schools, insisting that the Government will exercise its right to force them to shut down if improvements are not made within weeks.

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  11. a London 'Islamic schools' don't teach 'British values', risk student welfare - watchdogRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | Russia Taday

    Students at six private Islamic schools in Tower Hamlets are allegedly "at risk" of radicalisation, the UK's schools watchdog has warned, following the demotion of an "outstanding" state school to "special measures" on Thursday. The Ofsted report into a number of schools in the London borough, published on Friday, raised concerns over the lack of protective measures for students, and in some cases criticised the educational curriculum for its lack of diversity and inclusivity.

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  12. Enrique Iglesias is a triple winner at Latin...Read the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | KJRH

    ENRIQUE IGLESIAS nabbed three trophies at the 15th annual Latin Grammy Awards on Thursday and accepted his prizes from halfway around the world. The Hero hitmaker was the big winner at the prizegiving at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, but he was not able to pick up his honors in person because he was in Antwerp, Belgium as part of his ongoing Sex and Love tour.

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  13. Kirriemuir community allotment plan takes rootRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | Kirriemuir 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. Kirriemuir gardeners will soon be able to sample 'The Good Life' for themselves with a new community allotment in the town.

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  14. 'Privatised and exploited': MPs debate bill to protect health service from TTIPRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | Russia Taday

    MPs on Friday debated Labour MP Clive Efford's Bill to protect the National Health Service from what critics claim is a path of permanent privatisation. The proposed legislation centres on reversing corrosive impacts of the Health & Social Care Act 2012, which has resulted in an overwhelming 70 percent of all new NHS contracts being outsourced to the private sector since its implementation.

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  15. Jerusalem mayor: Revoke citizenship for terrorists' familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | Russia Taday

    Israeli emergency personnel carry the body of a victim from the scene of an attack at a Jerusalem synagogue November 18, 2014. The mayor of Jerusalem has called on Israeli authorities to revoke the citizenship of family members of terrorists.

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  16. Bandits in Guinea steal suspected Ebola bloodRead the original story

    34 min ago | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    It was a highway robbery but the bandits got more than they bargained for when they stopped a taxi van in Guinea and made off with blood samples that are believed to be infected with the deadly Ebola virus. Authorities publicly appealed on national radio Friday to the unidentified robbers to hand over the samples that were stolen from the minibus taxi during its 265-kilometer trek from central Kankan prefecture to a test site in southern Gueckedou.

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  17. Away joy at last for DG AthleticRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | Basingstoke Gazette

    DG ATHLETIC enjoyed their first away win of the season last Sunday, when most of the scheduled games were postponed due to torrential rain over the previous few days. Goals from Liam Rump and Chris Todd helped DG Athletic to a 2-1 win at Andover League side AFC Wolversdene A in the North Hants John Ward Cup.

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  18. Kerry to leave nuke talks, Iran ponders next stepRead the original story

    34 min ago | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry decided Friday to pull back from nuclear talks in Vienna, leaving Iran's foreign minister to ponder an apparent new proposal from Washington meant to bridge differences standing in the way of a deal with less than four days to deadline. Iranian officials and media initially said Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif was also departing Friday, to Tehran to consult after meeting with Kerry earlier in the day.

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  19. Obama to visit India in January for Republic DayRead the original story

    35 min ago | KAUZ

    At least one of the two men still in custody for the 1975 slaying of a businessman outside a Cleveland store is expected to be freed after a court hearing. After nearly 40 years in prison, a man convicted in a 1975 Cleveland slaying walked out of the county jail as a free man.

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  20. Priority in Australia is to be positive and aggressive: KohliRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | Rediff.com

    'That tour of Australia in 2011-12 was a milestone in my career and a career-changing phase for me. I was a different person and a different character when I left the shores back in 2012.

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