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  1. Blatter's 17-year rule in soccer marked by growth, scandalRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    ... back from South African President Jacob Zuma during a media briefing on the 2010 Soccer World Cup in Pretoria, South Africa. FIFA President Sepp Blatter will resign from soccer's governing body amid a widening corruption scandal and promised Tuesday ...

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  2. Blatter's 17-year rule in soccer marked by growth, scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... back from South African President Jacob Zuma during a media briefing on the 2010 Soccer World Cup in Pretoria, South Africa. FIFA President Sepp Blatter will resign from soccer's governing body amid a widening corruption scandal and promised Tuesday ...

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  3. Senate passes NSA reform bill; Sepp Blatter resigns from FIFA; TSA...Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Plain Dealer

    FIFA President Joseph Blatter holds the trophy after receiving it back from South African President Jacob Zuma, unseen, during the briefing to local and international media on the 2010 Soccer World Cup at the Presidential Guest House in Pretoria, South Africa, Sunday June 6, 2010. Blatter resigned today amid a corruption scandal.

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  4. Column: Blatter's departure is a start, but not a...Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    In this Sunday June 6, 2010 file photo FIFA President Joseph Blatter holds the trophy after receiving it back from South African President Jacob Zuma during a media briefing on the 2010 Soccer World Cup in Pretoria, South Africa. FIFA President Sepp Blatter will resign from soccer's governing body amid a widening corruption scandal and promised Tuesday to call for fresh elections to choose a successor.

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  5. lionessattackthumbRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    Despite a fatal lion attack the previous day, business ran pretty much as usual on Tuesday at the Lion Park north of Johannesburg, and visitors were driving through with all their windows rolled up. An American woman - still unidentified - was killed by a lioness Monday when the animal attacked her through a car window.

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  6. John MacKinnon: Sepp Blatter resignation from FIFA provides immediate ...Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Canada.com

    In this Sunday June 6, 2010 file photo FIFA President Joseph Blatter holds the trophy after receiving it back from South African President Jacob Zuma during a media briefing on the 2010 Soccer World Cup in Pretoria, South Africa. FIFA President Sepp Blatter will resign from soccer's governing body amid a widening corruption scandal and promised Tuesday to call for fresh elections to choose a successor.

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  7. Business as usual at SAfrican lion park after fatal attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Deseret News

    A general view of an enclosure of the Lion Park, in Johannesburg, South Africa, Tuesday, June 2, 2015. The South African wildlife park where a lion killed an American woman has remained open and is "operating as usual," a park official said Tuesday.

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  8. Eskom, government have failed SA: NumsaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Iol.co.za

    Sectors of civil society, including the National Union of Metalworkers of SA , Solidarity and representatives from seven municipalities, convened in Johannesburg on Tuesday to find solutions to the country's energy crisis. "Our government has plunged the country into crisis and is incapable of solving that crisis," Numsa deputy general secretary, Karl Cloete said.

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  9. Ten legends of rugby retireRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sky Sports

    There are some big names are retiring from rugby this year. We take a look back at the legends in action.

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  10. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    The attack occurred when a lioness... . Press gather at the entrance to the lion Park, near Johannesburg, Monday June 1, 2015 where a lion killed an American woman and injured a man driving through a private wildlife park a park official said.

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  11. .com | 2 330+ needlestick injuries for Gauteng health workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News24

    Health workers suffered more than 2 330 needlestick injuries in Gauteng in the past three years, prompting the need for more protection and training, the DA in the province said on Tuesday. According to the party's Jack Bloom, the highest number of needlestick injuries last year was at Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital, with 252, followed by Steve Biko Hospital with 154 injuries; Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg Academic Hospital, 100; the Ann Latsky Nursing College in Johannesburg, with 66; and Kalafong Hospital in Pretoria with 48. ''There is a high risk of HIV/Aids exposure with needlestick injuries, which is why a 28-day ARV course is prescribed in such cases.

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  12. Wal-Mart makes slow progress navigating Africa's challengesRead the original story

    Yesterday | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    Despite its powerful U.S. backer, South Africa's number three retailer, selling everything from food to electronics, has added fewer than 10 stores to the existing 25 outside its home market since 2010, lagging rival Shoprite, which doubled its outlets to 300. Massmart's slow inroads into the rest of the continent, touted as the next big growth area, highlight the challenges of doing business in Africa, and raise questions about Wal-Mart's goal of rapid expansion abroad.

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  13. Gauteng Boardwalk - June 2, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Iol.co.za

    The Musical. Written and directed by Aubrey Sekhabi, featuring Meshack Mavuso, Aubrey Pooe, Siya Papu and Emma Mmekwa.

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  14. 'Bonsai Blue' Jacaranda is at Home in the Garden and ContainersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Horticulture

    We love 'Bonsai Blue' jacaranda for its deep purple flowers as well as its fernlike foliage that adds a unique textural element to the garden. The tubular, dark purple flowers that emerge in the spring are irresistible to hummingbirds.

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  15. Rand-Rigging Investigator Alleges Widespread CollusionRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    Competition Commissioner Tembinkosi Bonakele, 39, said in a May 29 interview he was "fascinated" by the "very casual way" in which the alleged collusion between traders took place, mostly through electronic platforms. The investigation may involve more banks than the 11 organizations currently named, he said.

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  16. State can appeal assisted suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Iol.co.za

    In the High Court sitting in Pretoria Judge Hans Fabricius on Tuesday granted the government leave to appeal his earlier ruling in which he gave Cape Town advocate Robin Stransham-Ford permission to have a doctor assist him in dying. Judge Fabricius not only paved the way for others in a similar position to approach the court to be assisted in dying, but he also started the process in developing the common law regarding this highly debatable topic.

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  17. Sars retreat is a victory for SA - JujuRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mail & Guardian

    Julius Malema believes that the decision to withdraw a sequestration application against him is a victory for South Africa's constitutional democracy. "When the court makes a ruling, I will accept it even if I loose If I am sequestrated I will leave Parliament and be the full-time president of the EFF."

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  18. American Woman Killed by Lion Attack in South African Safari ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | People

    A lion killed a 22-year-old American woman and injured a man at a wildlife park in South Africa early Monday. The attack took place at Lion Park - a wildlife park located between Johannesburg and Pretoria that offers self-driven and guided tours.

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  19. Mandela, Zuma Heirs Await Fraud RulingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Bloomberg

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. Fifteen years after their relatives helped free South Africa from apartheid, scions of two of the nation's most famous families met in a hotel overlooking the Indian Ocean to start a business together.

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  20. Marikana miners to take Zuma to courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2012 | Iol.co.za

    Miners who were injured and arrested during the 2012 Marikana massacre have filed an urgent application in the high court in Pretoria to have President Jacob Zuma immediately release the findings of the Farlam Commission. Attorney Andries Nkome, representing about 300 miners and the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union, says it is illegal and unconstitutional for Zuma to take so long to review the report which was handed to the Presidency on March 31. "The applicants seek an order compelling the first respondent to release the Marikana report forthwith and within 24 hours of the granting of the court order to the immediate victims and/or to the South African public," the court papers state.

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