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Islamic State Militants Seizes Air Base in Syria, Group Says – Bloomberg

Sydney Morning Herald Islamic State Militants Seizes Air Base in Syria, Group SaysBloombergIslamic State militants seized a Syrian air base, dislodging forces loyal to President Bashar al-Assad from the last stronghold in the northeastern Raqqa province. The Islamic State, which … Continue reading

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Cheryl Cole seizes top spot in British singles chart

LONDON (Reuters) – English singer/songwriter Cheryl Cole took the top spot in Britain’s singles chart on Sunday with “Crazy Stupid Love”, notching up her fourth solo number one track, the Official Charts Company said. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Singapore seizes on Asia gold demand

While global consumer demand for gold has increased by nearly 50% over the past decade, demand in Southeast Asia has risen by more than 250%, WGC says Asia homepage

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Iraq crisis: John Kerry in Baghdad as Isis seizes more towns – BBC News

BBC News Iraq crisis: John Kerry in Baghdad as Isis seizes more townsBBC NewsUS Secretary of State John Kerry has arrived in Iraq's capital, Baghdad, as Sunni insurgents expand their control of towns across north-western Iraq. In Egypt on Sunday, … Continue reading

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Pharrell Williams seizes No.1 spot in UK singles chart

LONDON (Reuters) – American singer-songwriter Pharrell Williams seized top spot in Britain’s singles chart on Sunday with his track “Happy”, ousting talent show winner Sam Bailey after only a week at No.1. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Homeland Security agent seizes notes from a reporter who wrote critical stories

The Washington Times is preparing a lawsuit after federal agents raided the Maryland home of award-winning investigative reporter Audrey Hudson and confiscated her notes. Tech News Headlines – Yahoo! News

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Thailand seizes 100 kilos of ivory from Africa – Gulf Times

Gulf Times Thailand seizes 100 kilos of ivory from AfricaGulf TimesThai customs yesterday said they had arrested two Vietnamese air passengers after finding more than 100 kilograms of ivory in their luggage on a flight from Angola. The haul, which … Continue reading

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Thailand Seizes 100 Kilos of Ivory from Africa – Naharnet

Naharnet Thailand Seizes 100 Kilos of Ivory from AfricaNaharnetThai customs on Friday said they had arrested two Vietnamese air passengers after finding more than 100 kilograms (220 pounds) of ivory in their luggage on a flight from Angola. The haul, … Continue reading

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Thailand seizes 100kg of ivory from Africa – Channel News Asia

AFP Thailand seizes 100kg of ivory from AfricaChannel News AsiaBANGKOK – Thai customs on Friday said they had arrested two Vietnamese air passengers after finding more than 100 kilogrammes of ivory in their luggage on a flight from Angola. The … Continue reading

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China seizes 20 tonnes of out-of-date meat from Vietnamese smuggling gang … – Daily Mail

China seizes 20 tonnes of out-of-date meat from Vietnamese smuggling gang …Daily MailA police raid of an illegal food store in southern China has exposed tonnes of rancid, decades-old chicken feet being 'processed' to be sold to unassuming customers. The … Continue reading

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