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25 min ago | West Australian

Uber eyes aggressive expansion in Germany despite bans

U.S. car service Uber is planning an aggressive expansion in Germany despite a backlash from cities like Berlin and Hamburg, which have questioned its right to operate in highly regulated markets dominated by traditional taxis.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Uber, iPhone and iPad App,

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Star-Telegram.com

Archive of pre-Holocaust Jewish images digitized

A vast archive of photographs of pre-Holocaust Eastern European Jewish life is being made available to the public and researchers.

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Related Topix: Photography, World News

Patch.com

Coast Guard's Tall Ship to Make North Shore Visit, Open for Tours

The U.S. Coast Guard's tall ship is planning to make a stop on the North Shore for Labor Day weekend.

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Related Topix: Prison, Gloucester, MA, World News,

The Winnipeg Free Press

Mayoral candidate Paula Havixbeck pledges support for those with mental health illness.

The councillor from Charleswood-Tuxedo expanded on her community support platform at a Tuesday morning news conference and took a swipe at opponent Gord Steeves.

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EETimes

Re: Good visit idea

Started in 1794 as a place where inventors could display their perfected tools and machines, the museum's "new" objects eventually became historical items.

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Related Topix: Inventions, Science / Technology, World News,

GhanaWeb

NPP Germany endorses Akufo-Addo

Members of the Germany Branch of the New Patriotic Party on Sunday conducted an internal election to indicate their choice as to which of the seven contestants becomes the flag bearer and leader of the party.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News

The Baltimore Sun

German anti-euro party set for gains in eastern votes

The Alternative for Germany looks set to win its first seats in a German state parliament as it evolves from a single-issue eurosceptic party into a law-and-order movement that could chip away at Chancellor Angela Merkel 's conservative hegemony.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Angela Merkel

Sys-Con Media

ACME Portable Computer GmbH and IT Forensic Solutions in GPEC 2014

This year's 8th International Exhibition and Conference for Police, Special Forces and Public Safety opens its doors for the audience on 09 September 2014 in Leipzig, Germany.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Channelnewsasia.com

German business confidence hits 13-month low: Ifo

Germany's Ifo business confidence index fell to the lowest level for more than a year in August, data showed on Monday, as Europe's biggest economy continues to run out of steam.

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St.Petersburg Times

Ukraine Compromise on the Table in Minsk

Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel greeting Ukraine's President Petro Poroshenko in Kiev on August 23. Photo: President.gov.ua After months of a bloody struggle over the fate of Ukraine, all sides in the conflict will attempt to initiate a tangible diplomatic resolution to the crisis during high-profile talks in the Belarussian capital Minsk on ... (more)

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Related Topix: Belarus, World News, Europe, Angela Merkel, Vladimir Putin

Yahoo!

Russian tourist charged in Brooklyn Bridge climb

A 24-year-old man was arrested after police say he climbed to the top of the Brooklyn Bridge and took pictures with his smartphone.

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Related Topix: Riot, Prison, World News, Israel, Middle East, New York

The Washington Post

Moose shows up at German office canteen

A young moose stands behind a window in an administration building of Siemens in Dresden, Germany, Monday Aug. 25, 2014.

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Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Moose shows up at German office canteen

A zoo employee waves at a  young moose in an administration building of Siemens in Dresden, Germany, Monday Aug. 25, 2014.

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Christian Science Monitor

Germany to arm Kurds against Islamic State in test of stronger global role

German Chancellor Angela Merkel faces a backlash at home as Germany flexes a more muscular foreign policy, most recently with a controversial decision to arm Kurdish forces in Iraq .

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Angela Merkel,

Norwalk Citizen News

German index slump increases talk of ECB action

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen, right, and European Central Bank President Mario Draghi walk together during the Jackson Hole Economic Policy Symposium at the Jackson Lake Lodge in Grand Teton National Park near Jackson, Wyo.

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Related Topix: US National Parks, Grand Teton National Park, Jackson, WY, World News,

The Times of Israel

As Hamas shoots Iranian missiles, Germans plan mission to Tehran

While Hamas shoots Iranian-supplied missiles at civilians deep in the heart of Israel, Germany is pushing for increased economic engagement with Iran.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Social Democratic Party of Germany

KMIZ

Watching the watchers: Spy guide to Berlin

At the former headquarters of the East German secret police, cheerful American and British tourists scan maps and chatter as they file into the blocky concrete building once known as "the House of One Thousand Eyes."

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Related Topix: Berlin, Germany Travel, Travel, Germany Travel, Europe Travel, Europe, World News

Channelnewsasia.com

Germany should drive economic recovery in Europe: IMF chief

IMF chief Christine Lagarde wants Germany to play a bigger role in propelling economic recovery in Europe, she hinted in an interview broadcast on Monday , suggesting that German wages should rise.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Francois Hollande, Angela Merkel

Truthdig

Pre-History Proof of Climate's See-Saw Sensitivity

LONDON, 24 August, 2014 - It doesn't take much to change a planet's climate - just a little shift in the Northern hemisphere glacial ice sheet and a bit more carbon dioxide in the atmosphere.

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Related Topix: Global Warming, World News, US News, Liberal Political News

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Switched

Seattle Zoo Elephant's Unexpected Death Prompts Important Discussion About Animal Captivity

A 45-year-old African elephant's unexpected death at Seattle's Woodland Park Zoo has fanned the flames of the ongoing debate about the humaneness of elephant captivity.

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