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11Feb/15

Australia to compete at Eurovision Song Contest

Australia to enter the Eurovision Song Contest 2015 after last year’s Australian themed performance
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11Feb/15

Obama seeks war authorization from Congress to fight Islamic State

U.S. President Barack Obama sends Congress a letter seeking the authorization of military force against Islamic State militants, limiting operations to three years.
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11Feb/15

Three Mississippi men sentenced for hate crimes

(Next Media Online)- Three men were sentenced to federal prison on Tuesday for the 2011 hate-crime murder of 47-year-old James Craig Anderson. One of the defendants, Deryl Dedmon, 22, was given the longest sentence of 50 years in prison for running over Anderson with his pickup truck and fatally wounding him.
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11Feb/15

SpaceX Dragon cargo ship leaves space station

An unmanned SpaceX Dragon cargo ship departs the International Space Station, loaded with science experiments and equipment for analysis on Earth.

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10Feb/15

Strauss-Kahn denies knowing sex party women were prostitutes

Former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn denies knowing that the women at sex parties he attended were prostitutes.
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10Feb/15

What DSK Knew

(BVO) – Outside the courthouse, topless women protest as Dominique Strauss-Kahn heads into court.

Inside the courthouse the former IMF chief faces pimping charges.
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10Feb/15

Spain’s Podemos party says Falciani, source of HSBC leaks, to advise it

The leader of Spanish anti-austerity party Podemos (We Can) confirms that Herve Falciani, the so-called HSBC whistle-blower, will help his party with its election programme by producing a tax fraud report for the Spanish party.

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10Feb/15

Supporters, families of Common Man Party leaders celebrate Delhi polls victory

Supporters and family members of leaders of India’s Aam Aadmi, or the Common Man Party, celebrate party’s record mandate win in Delhi assembly polls.

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10Feb/15

World’s biggest flower market gears up for Valentine’s Day

The world’s biggest flower market gears up for Valentine’s Day, selling around one hundred million red roses.

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10Feb/15

Excitement builds in Rio as carnival approaches

The final touches are added to the Sambadrome before tourists and revellers flock to the stadium and the streets for carnival.
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