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Iraqi plea for US troops as Islamic State advances in key province – Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning Herald Iraqi plea for US troops as Islamic State advances in key provinceSydney Morning HeraldBeirut: An Iraqi provincial leader has issued a plea for US ground forces to head off total collapse in the country's largest province, a … Continue reading

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SFO secures first UK Libor guilty plea

Senior banker is one of 12 people charged in the UK Asia homepage

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Actress Emma Watson’s plea for equality wins men’s support

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – British actress Emma Watson’s plea for men to join the fight for equal rights for women has sparked a flood of pledges across the world, including from fellow celebrities and politicians. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Tech chiefs in plea over privacy damage

Self-criticism comes as some of tech sector’s best-known names have been battered by backlash over revelations of widespread US internet surveillance Asia homepage

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Conductor Oramo ends UK’s Proms season with plea for music for children

LONDON (Reuters) – Finnish conductor Sakari Oramo brought the 120th season of the United Kingdom’s BBC Proms festival of classical music to a close in London on Saturday with a plea for children around the world not to lose out … Continue reading

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Conductor Oramo ends UK’s Proms season with plea for music for children

LONDON (Reuters) – Finnish conductor Sakari Oramo brought the 120th season of the United Kingdom’s BBC Proms festival of classical music to a close in London on Saturday with a plea for children around the world not to lose out … Continue reading

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Justin Bieber to resolve Florida charges with plea deal: report

MIAMI (Reuters) – Pop star Justin Bieber was expected to plead guilty on Wednesday to charges including careless driving to resolve a criminal case brought against him after police said he was drag racing on Miami Beach in January, the … Continue reading

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Central American leaders make border plea

Since last October 57,000 children have entered the US illegally, but the US president’s request for funds has fallen victim to divisions in Congress Asia homepage

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BNP agrees guilty plea and $8.9bn fine

The sanctions-busting case represents a significant stiffening of penalties against global financial institutions, which have paid more than $ 100bn in fines in recent years Asia homepage

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Chris Brown rejects plea deal in Washington assault case

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Grammy-winning R&B singer Chris Brown rejected a no-jail plea deal on Wednesday in his misdemeanor assault case and will go to trial on Sept. 8. Reuters: Entertainment News

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