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Isis on the verge of victory in Kobani as US strategy lies in ruins: Jihadists close … – The Independent

The Independent Isis on the verge of victory in Kobani as US strategy lies in ruins: Jihadists close …The IndependentIsis is close to capturing the Syrian Kurdish town of Kobani, just a short distance from the Turkish border, after a … Continue reading

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Isis on the verge of victory in Kobani as US strategy lies in ruins: Jihadists close … – The Independent

The Independent Isis on the verge of victory in Kobani as US strategy lies in ruins: Jihadists close …The IndependentIsis is close to capturing the Syrian Kurdish town of Kobani, just a short distance from the Turkish border, after a … Continue reading

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FXX ruins the punchline by inexplicably cropping old standard definition ‘Simpsons’ episodes

FXX isn't just resurrecting old episodes of The Simpsons during its week-and-a-half marathon. It's also making us relive one of our more painful memories: last decade's labored transition from standard definition to HD programming. The network has made the inexplicable decision … Continue reading

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A pause in the bombing by Israeli forces – and the ruins of Gaza are laid bare – The Guardian

The Guardian A pause in the bombing by Israeli forces – and the ruins of Gaza are laid bareThe GuardianA Palestinian woman carries her belongings past the rubble of houses destroyed by Israeli strikes in Beit Hanoun. Photograph: Lefteris Pitarakis/AP. … Continue reading

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Disappointment for Dnipro as dismissal ruins chances

Disappointment for Dnipro as dismissal ruins chances – originally posted on Soccerlens.com  A controversial red card swings in Spurs’ favour to secure their place in the Europa League last 16, but what can be done to reduce seemingly unjust decision … Continue reading

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Vietnamese creator of Flappy Bird takes down game, saying it “ruins my simple … – Ottawa Citizen

Khaleej Times Vietnamese creator of Flappy Bird takes down game, saying it "ruins my simple …Ottawa CitizenHANOI, Vietnam – The young Vietnamese creator of hit mobile game Flappy Bird has removed it from the App Store and Google Play saying … Continue reading

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Vietnamese creator of Flappy Bird takes down game, saying it “ruins my simple … – StarPhoenix

Venture Capital Post Vietnamese creator of Flappy Bird takes down game, saying it "ruins my simple …StarPhoenixHANOI, Vietnam – The creator of hit mobile game Flappy Bird has removed it from the App Store and Google Play saying it had … Continue reading

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‘This is God’s punishment’: Rebuilding lives amid the ruins of the Philippines – The Independent

The Independent 'This is God's punishment': Rebuilding lives amid the ruins of the PhilippinesThe IndependentAlmost seven days after a storm besieged her city and turned her world upside down, Marie Gloria Troyo sat and recalled how she had saved the … Continue reading

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Syria war forces music festival from Lebanon’s Roman ruins

BEIRUT (Reuters) – Lebanon’s annual Baalbek music festival has been forced to move from its usual venue among Roman ruins in the Bekaa Valley because of rocket fire and a spillover of fighting from Syria, organizers said on Thursday. Reuters: … Continue reading

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Oklahoma tornado: Resilience amid the ruins – BBC News

BBC News Oklahoma tornado: Resilience amid the ruinsBBC News"Like a war zone" is a horribly overused simile. Teenage bedrooms. Bad traffic jams. Rubbish on the streets hours after a demonstration. So forgive me, but here goes – the city of … Continue reading

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