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Augusto (Gus) V. North Korea Releases 1 of 3 Captive Americans

U.S. officials viewed North Korea's unexpected release Tuesday of a detained American as a welcome development — even as it was accompanied by brash North Korean rhetoric over its nuclear ambitions. Jeffrey Fowle, one of...

The North Korean government has released Jeffrey Fowle, one of three Americans being held captive there, The White House confirmed Tuesday.

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Yasin B. Conveniently, the entire park has been declared part of the red zone under the G20 Act 2013. This is undoubtedly an attempt to restrict...

The G20 Act violates this international covenant to which the Australian government is a signatory. So much for Queensland Premier Campbell Newman’s “peace loving, friendly, vibrant democracy”. Protest has been an integral...

The Queensland capital is getting ready to lock down for a two-day meeting of world leaders in mid-November. More than $171 million has been allocated to “city improvement works” in an effort by the government “to help...

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State-owned port operator PT Pelindo has said preparations are under way for repairing 24 ports in eastern Indonesia to accelerate the implementation ...

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Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) announced today that it has welcomed Firebase, a backend cloud service that can be used to build mobile and web apps that store and sync data in realtime. Firebase will be added to Google Inc’s Cloud...

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By Paul Homewood There’s a few bits of the CCC response to Owen Paterson’s call to scrap the Climate Change Act which have slipped under the radar. These concern th...

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The disparity between the rich and everyone else is larger than ever in the United States and increasing in much of Europe. Why?

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U.S. banks are taking in record deposits, but are buying Treasury bonds and holding back on lending.

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Last week’s financial market volatility could cost the U.S. around 8,000 jobs, according to a rough estimate published Tuesday by Renaissance Macro Research.

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Yordan R. Our Imaginarium

∞ I like the idea of this post. I like the passion it is written with. Now I read the script again, and I have the feeling that some of the author's inspiration and energy comes to my mind, and it helps me meditate...


This week I turned 61 And it has brought the usual rush of thoughts to the brain that every birthday brings, bugger I am another year older, where did the last year go, how many do I have left, time is flying, etc. Only this...

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Up to three Ebola-infected people could embark on overseas flights every month from the three most-affected African countries, according to a new study that projected travel patterns based on infection rates and recent...

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