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October 29 2014
Latvala Leads As Ogier Crashes Out In Germany - Yahoo Sports
View photo Finish driver Jari-Matti Latvala and his compatriot co-driver Mikka Anttila steer their Volkswagen Polo R WRC as they compete during the FIA World Rally Championship of Germany in Trier, on August 22, 2014 (AFP Photo/Patrik Stollarz) Trier (Germany) (AFP) - Jari-Matti Latvala strengthened his grip on the Rally of Germany on Saturday as the Finn's Volkswagen teammate, defending world champion Sebastien Ogier, crashed out. Latvala increased his lead over the chasing pack from 37sec at the start of the third day's action to 56sec sites going into Sunday's closing stages. Briton Kris Meeke, driving a Citroen DS3, is lying http://jonathonoxns.beeplog.com second with Hyundai's Thierry Neuville one minute adrift in third. Ogier's involvement in the ninth leg of the world rally championship came to a premature end when his Volkswagen Polo smashed into a roadside barrier on Stage 8, which was then cancelled for safety reasons. This was the Frenchman's second mishap -- on Friday he careered off the road and into a vineyard. "We were in sixth gear on a long straight," Ogier said of Saturday's accident. "Then there was a slight corner to the right on a ridge. The jump was a little longer than we thought, the back took off when we touched down and I lost control of the car. "Then we hit the roadside barrier and we landed read in a ditch.
October 27 2014
Europe Shares Dip; Banks See Profit-taking After Ecb Tests - Yahoo Finance
Overall, the results of the tests were seen as positive by traders and fund managers. "One good sign was that a big part of the required capital was already raised," said Francois http://diazurlr.wordpress.com Savary, chief investment officer at Swiss bank Reyl. "Another potential surprise was that no major Spanish bank failed, which is further proof that Spain is on the right path. All in all, a positive development." At 1128 GMT, the FTSEurofirst 300 index web site of top European shares was down 0.2 percent at 1,309.87 points. The index chalked up gains of 2.5 percent last week, recording its best weekly gain since December 2013. Hurting sentiment on Monday, the Munich-based Ifo think-tank's business climate index, based on a monthly survey of some 7,000 firms, fell to 103.2 from 104.7 the previous month, suggesting Europe's largest economy could be in for a bumpy ride in the fourth quarter.
October 26 2014
No. 23 Marshall Beats Florida Atlantic 35-16 - Yahoo Sports
Johnson had touchdown runs of 58, 62, 66 and 7 yards. He broke the school record of 262 yards set by Ron Darby in 1988. The 240-pound Johnson needed just eight games to surpass the 1,000-yard mark in his first season at the position. The junior had played backup tight end, linebacker and fullback url earlier in his career before winning the starting running back job in August ahead of 2013 backups Steward Butler and Remi Watson. Marshall amassed 328 yards rushing. Florida Atlantic entered the game more information 97th in the FBS against the run.
October 24 2014
Iran Defeats Italy In Fivb Men's World Championship
Iran achieved a remarkable opening victory at FIVB Men's World Championship Pool D in Krakow, after subduing Italy 3-1 (25-16, 23-25, 25-21, 25-22) in front of nearly 7'000 http://takisatzwebs.blogs.experienceproject.com Polish fans. The Iranians started strong and claimed the first set 25-16. http://urmosdreams.wallinside.com It was, however, the Italians who closed the second set 25-23 to level things. From then onwards, the Iranian volleyball players took control over the game, winning the next two sets 25-21 and 25-22. The Iranians managed to record an impressive 14 blocks against the deadly attacking force of the 8-time FIVB World League winners who had the services of the likes of Ivan Zaytsev. Zaytsev finished as the match's top scorer with 19 points, followed by Iran's Amir Ghafour with 18 tallies. The Asian giants will next take on the United States on Tuesday. The 2014 FIVB Volleyball Men's World Championship began on August 30 and will end on September 21.
France Moving Troops Toward Libyan Border, Monitoring Al-qaeda Linked Militants | Fox News
About 50 French troops will be permanently based in northern Niger and they could be reinforced very quickly by the French and Niger military when necessary, in order to be "able to crisscross the zone up to the border and hamper as much as possible the traffic route", he said. French and U.S. drones are already operating out of Niger's capital, Niamey. France launched a military operation three months ago against Islamist groups, with troops and equipment sent to ex-colonies Mauritania, Burkina Faso, Niger, Chad and Mali. Following France's intervention to rout Islamic militants from Mali other last year, the operation is aiming to counter Al-Qaeda-linked militants there, and their potential ties with Nigerian militant group Boko Haram. Defense Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian warned last month that Libya is a "hub for terrorists." view France's strategy "reflects the changing threat," said Francois Heisbourg, a French analyst at the Foundation for Strategic Research think tank in Paris.
Reuters Sports Schedule At 0001 Gmt On Wednesday, Aug 20 - Yahoo News
(SOCCER-SPAIN/VALENCIA (PREVIEW), moving at 0200 GMT/10 PM ET, by Tim Hanlon, 600 words) - - BUNDESLIGA SEASON PREVIEW The Bundesliga season starts on Friday and we bring you an overall preview plus a look at the league's finances and a factbox on the major transfers. Bayern race to get fit as Dortmund prepare title tilt BERLIN - Bundesliga powerhouse Bayern Munich and arch-rivals Borussia Dortmund look set to slug it out once again for the German league title when the season starts on Friday. (SOCCER-GERMANY/PREVIEW, moving at 0200 GMT/10 PM ET, by Karolos Grohmann, 750 words) - - Booming Bundesliga to ride World Cup wave into 2014/15 BERLIN - The booming Bundesliga can expect another bumper season in 2014/15 with the world's attention focussed firmly on Germany following their World Cup victory in Brazil. (SOCCER-GERMANY/BUNDESLIGA-FINANCE, moving at 0200 GMT/10 PM ET, by Karolos Grohmann, 650 words) - - GOLF Mickelson looks to end magical McIlroy run at The Barclays PARAMUS, New Jersey - Five-times major winner Phil Mickelson and a host of other players at this week's opener of the elite FedExCup playoffs will attempt to end the magical run of Rory McIlroy who is seeking his fourth tournament victory in a row at The Barclays. (GOLF-PGA/FEDEXCUP (PIX), moved, by Larry Fine, 400 words) - - - - BASEBALL Brewers out to stretch winning streak against Blue Jays The Milwaukee Brewers, riding a four-game winning streak, try their website to extend their National League Central Division lead when they play the American League's Toronto visit website Blue Jays in one of the 15 games on the Major League Baseball schedule. (BASEBALL-HIGHLIGHTS/ (PIX), expect by 0330 GMT/11:30 PM ET, by The Sports Xchange, 975 words) - - - - NORTH AMERICAN SPORTS Roundups of off-field developments in the major North American professional sports leagues. (expect by 0001 GMT/8:01 PM ET, by The Sports Xchange, 400 words) - - - - ATP: Winston-Salem Open (to 24) WTA: New Haven Open, Connecticut (to 24) Results only Belgian Formula One Grand Prix preview Hamilton and Rosberg renew their rivalry at Spa SPA-FRANCORCHAMPS, Belgium - Lewis Hamilton has compared his title duel with Mercedes team mate and championship leader Nico Rosberg to a game of poker but the pair may not hold all the aces in Belgium this weekend. (MOTOR RACING-PRIX/PREVIEW (PIX), expect by 1400 GMT/10 AM ET, by Alan Baldwin, 600 words) We will also move a drivers' form sheet and statistics for Sunday's race.
Clooney's Fiancee Named To Un Gaza Inquiry Team - Yahoo News
A link has been sent. Done Clooney's fiancee named to UN Gaza inquiry team 1 hour ago . View gallery Lawyer Amal Alamuddin is pictured during a press conference in London on resource November 5, 2012 (AFP Photo/Justin Geneva (AFP) - Hollywood star George Clooney's fiancee Amal Alamuddin is to join fellow human rights experts probing Israel's Gaza offensive, the United Nations said Monday. The Lebanese-born British lawyer was one of three top experts appointed to a commission of inquiry by the UN Human Rights Council, which ordered the investigation last month. Alamuddin's family, who are from Lebanon's Druze community, fled to Britain during the country's 1975-1990 civil war. The 36-year-old, who is fluent in Arabic, French and English, studied at a French school in London and holds degrees from Oxford and New York University. She is reportedly due to wed 53-year-old Clooney -- who is known both for his acting and his peace campaigning -- in Italy in September. News that she had stolen the heart of one of Hollywood's most celebrated bachelors caused an international media frenzy back in April.
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October 22 2014
Seger Taking Classics, New Tunes On The Road | The Journal Gazette
Seger taking classics, new tunes on the road LOU FERRARA | Associated Press NEW YORK At 69, Bob Seger says he's ready to hit the road again: He's scaled back smoking and bicycles 10 miles a day as part of a workout routine. I think I'm in pretty good shape, Seger said in a phone interview, noting that a colonoscopy from a few years ago was clean and he just had a checkup for his tour to promote Ride Out, the album released last week and his first since 2006. The 25-city tour begins Nov. 19 in Saginaw, Michigan, and continues into next year. Seger isn't saying whether he'll continue touring beyond that, though he definitely plans to continue creating music: I just take it tour by tour. He acknowledges that it is much tougher to get radio time for his music these days, and that the digital transformation has reshaped the industry. It's half the size it was 10 years ago. Seger a member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and the Songwriters Hall of Fame plans to play several songs off his new album on tour, plus a mix of staples that he knows he must perform, including Night Moves, Mainstreet and Turn the Page. There's about eight of them that you cannot not do or fans get upset, Seger said, noting that over time he and his Silver Bullet Band have tried dropping a few from the set list. Ride Out features http://danielofyo.soup.io a mix of rock songs, covers and ballad-like tunes, including one that takes on the topic of climate change. It's all about my kids, Seger said.
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October 20 2014
Research And Markets: Australia Dental Imaging Market Report - Yahoo Finance
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October 17 2014
Japan, S. Korean Fms Vow Further Talks After Freeze In Ties - Yahoo News
Korean FMs vow further talks after freeze in ties 55 minutes ago View gallery Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida speaks during the ASEAN-Japan ministerial meeting at the Myanmar Japan and South Korea vowed to "deepen communication" in the future during a rare meeting Saturday, diplomatic sources said, following a collapse in relations between the neighbours. Japan's Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida held "candid" talks with his South Korean counterpart Yun Byung-se on the eve of a regional security dialogue in the Myanmar capital Naypyidaw, a Japanese diplomatic source said. tape Koichi Mizushima, deputy press secretary at the Japanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs, said that the two nations had discussed "the future direction of the Japan and Korea relationship". "They agreed on the importance to continue and deepen communication," he told AFP, adding that future talks would be at various levels, including the foreign ministers. "Although there are some difficult issues between the two countries, the good relationship between Japan and Korea is for the mutual benefit not only for both countries but also good for the peace and stability of the Asia Pacific region," he said. The last official meeting between the two foreign ministers was in September last year in New York. View gallery South Korea's Foreign Minister Yun Byung Se arrives to attend the 15th ASEAN-Plus Three foreign A more? info? summit between the leaders of the two nations in March, brokered by US President Barack Obama, failed to dampen the rancour between the neighbours, which stems from disputes related to Japan's 1910-45 rule over the Korean peninsula.
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Japan, China Seek To Hold Summit At Apec In November: Media - Yahoo News
A link has been sent. Done Japan, China seek to hold summit at APEC in November: media 11 minutes ago . View photo Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe speaks during a news conference at his official residence in Tokyo TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan and China are trying to arrange two-way talks between their leaders at a summit of APEC leaders in November in Beijing, in a bid to mend ties strained over a territorial spat and wartime history, the Nikkei business daily said on Monday. Such a move would mark a shift in stance by China, which has shrugged off a call by Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe for a summit at the APEC meeting. Chinese President Xi Jinping expressed his desire to mend relations between Asia's two major powers during a meeting with former Japanese prime minister Yasuo Fukuda, tapes who visited China late in July on a "stealth mission" to broker a rapprochement, the paper said, citing sources from both sides. During the meeting, Fukuda conveyed Abe's call for dialogue, while Xi voiced concern over bilateral relations and expressed a visit our website positive stance to resolve the diplomatic deadlock, the paper said. Xi probably referred to conditions for a breakthrough, the paper said, without elaborating, but added that China had previously refused a summit unless Abe made concessions on the territorial spat and his visit to a war shrine in Tokyo. Abe has yet to meet Chinese leaders since he returned to power late in 2012, as relations cooled over disputed islands in the East China Sea and Abe's visit to the Yasukuni Shrine, which China sees as a symbol of Japan's past http://morriswrcm.skyrock.com militarism.
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October 14 2014
Germany: 1 Killed, 5 Injured As Dare Spreading On Facebook Goes Awry | The Detroit News
German authorities say a man was killed and several others were injured when the digger tipped over and hit them during a so-called Cod Water Challenge, a dare that has been spreading on Facebook. (Guido Schulmann / AP) Berlin German authorities say a man was killed and five others injured when a mechanical http://emmettoobr.unblog.fr digger tipped over and hit them during a so-called Cold Water Challenge, a dare that has been spreading on Facebook. Prosecutors said Wednesday 11 members of a bowling club in Isselburg, on http://vegaybtj.newsvine.com/_news/2014/07/28/25041754-the-top-5-most-brutal-cyber-attacks-of-2014-so-far-forbes the Dutch border, had filled the diggers shovel with 528 gallons of water, which was to be poured over them. However, as the shovel was lifted into the air, the digger tipped over and the shovel hit six of the men. Four of the injured were taken to hospitals following the accident late Tuesday. In the U.S., several people have been injured participating in Cold Water Challenges, which typically involve dares such as jumping into cold water.
Team Report - New Orleans Saints - Yahoo Sports
--On behalf of tight end Jimmy Graham , the NFL Players Association filed a grievance Wednesday to challenge his position classification, a designation that could change Graham's franchise player salary by nearly $5.3 million. As a tight end with a franchise tag, Graham would receive a one-year contract worth $7.053 million. If he were classified as a receiver, Graham would get a one-year deal worth $12.132 million. Graham plays tight end but wants to be designated as a wide receiver because he lined this website up off the line of scrimmage -- meaning split wide or lined up as a slot receiver -- more than 60 percent of the snaps in 2014. "They know it's a process and Jimmy's got great representation," head coach Sean Payton said. "There's a ton of respect between (agent) Jimmy Sexton and (general manager) Mickey Loomis. All of those things is what makes it a positive, although difficult at times." The Saints used the franchise tag on Graham on March 3.
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October 11 2014
Go Team Usa! Americans Are Getting Crazy About Football | Euronews, World News
But people dont just follow the World Cup in their living-rooms. Local bars and restaurants from New York to Kansas City, from Chicago to Washington are jam-packed with fans who more? info? want to cheer their boys to victory. Several hundred people watched the thriller against Ghana in the Redline Bar in Washingtons Chinatown, one of the biggest sport bars in the District of Columbia that showed the game on 50 screens. I have never seen that web link before, says Fabrice Reymond, the bars general manager. And his colleague Ben Fisk who runs the Laughing Man Tavern in downtown Washington admits that he came close to running out of beer during Team USAs opener against Ghana. Same problem with Team USA football gear. Although it comes at a whopping $90 (65 Euros), the very popular red, white, blue away jersey which the Americans wore against Ghana is sold out in Washingtons sport stores. (I spent hours trying to get one in vain.) Even the world of politics is paying attention to football. One US senator wants FIFA to take away the controversial 2022 World Cup from Qatar and give it to the United States, citing human rights abuses against laborers in that country.
October 09 2014
France Q3 Gdp Growth Seen At 0.2%; Business Confidence Weakens
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Industrial production remained stable in September. Business http://martinixsq.sosblogs.com leaders expect an increase in production in October. Confidence in the service sector remained unchanged in September. The corresponding index held steady at 93. Business leaders see a slight increase in activity in October. The confidence indicator for the construction sector dropped to 91 from 92 in August.
Walk Of Fame App Makes Hollywood History Interactive
"Who the heck is Dorothy Arzner?" you may ask yourself while traversing the streets around Hollywood Blvd., or "Where is Lauren Bacall's star?" But that's about to change. Thanks to a new official app that draws upon the vast archives of the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce, the answers are in your iPhone (Arzner was a pioneering woman director from the 1920s to the 1940s; Bacall's star is at 1724 Vine). SEE ALSO: 11 Must-See Lauren Bacall Movie Moments Ny Fine Art Exhibit Portrays Kim Kardashian As Jesus, Virgin Mary For the first time, through this app, we are making available to the public materials from the Chambers rich historical archives, Leron Gubler, president and CEO of the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce, tells Mashable. If someone wants to know about the Hollywood Walk of Fame, this is the best source to use. A screenshot from the new Hollywood Walk of Fame app. Image: Hollywood Chamber of Commerce Developed in partnership with MediaMine, the free app lets users plot an itinerary to visit any of the more than 2,500 stars immortalized on the Hollywood sidewalks pulling up bios, photos and performance videos about each. The geolocation-enabled app also pulls up local business discounts and special offers along the Boulevard, connects to social media (of course) and unlocks all kinds of digitized goodies that MediaMine curated from its partners' collections. We believe this is the future of tourism bringing together the historical archives of a location and marrying it to experiential technology that transforms a passive journey into an interactive experience, said MediaMine co-founder and president Barry Snyder. "With the cooperation of the Chamber and the support of the Hollywood Wax Museum and The Hollywood Museum, weve launched an exciting app that augments the way visitors explore Hollywood, and provides the community with unique access." The app will eventually be able to translate content into multiple languages, and will later feature a scavenger hunt. The Official Hollywood Walk of Fame App is now available in the iTunes Store , and will come to Android platforms later this year.
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Jan Vertonghen: I've Been Offered A Five-year Tottenham Deal - Goal.com
Jan Vertonghen says he is happy to stay at Tottenham and reveals he has been offered a new five-year contract. Toward the end of last season, the 27-year-old said http://schuleasletpha.wikidot.com he was keen to play Champions League soccer, while the players agent said earlier this month that "several teams" were interested in the Belgium international. But Vertonghen now says he is ready to commit his long-term future to the club. MORE: Beautiful fans in Brazil | Barcelona's new bright kits | Juve's jerseys "It goes without saying that I would like to stay at Tottenham," Vertonghen told Belgian station Radio 1. "I still had a four-year contract but I see that they have offered me a new five-year contract as a great sign of confidence." Vertonghen will return to preseason training Monday following his vacation after news Belgium's World Cup campaign and is set to undergo tests on an ankle problem. "I walked into the World Cup match against Argentina with an ankle injury," said the defender. "But I want to treat it carefully, because last season I was suffering from one injury to another. I definitely want to avoid that."
October 08 2014
Gender Inequalities In Health: A Matter Of Policies
The authors of this study, source published in the journal Social Science & Medicine, have analysed data from 26 European countries, extracted from the European Social Survey 2010. The survey collected data from 28,655 women and 23,782 men that answered the question "How is your health in general? Would you say it is very good, good, fair, bad or very bad", which gives a measure of the self-perceived health. Previous studies have demonstrated that this question reflects overall health status, and has been associated with, for example, chronic diseases and death. The countries analysed were classified into five categories according to their model web directory of family policy, which influences the situation of women with respect to paid and unpaid work. The Dual-earner model (Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden) encourages women's continuous labour force participation and attempts to redistribute caring work within the family.
October 07 2014
Freeway Series Game 2 Notebook: Santiago's Breaking Ball To Uribe | Fox Sports
Santiago, like many long-relievers that double as starters at the back of the rotation, takes the approach to always be ready when called on but knowing he'll pitch every fifth day can alleviate muscle building some of that pressure. "Tomorrow I can come in and do my workout and not worry about whether I'm doing too much because I don't know if the next day I'm going to be in the bullpen or not," he said. "I'm definitely looking forward to having that four-day rest and getting blog url into a groove where everything is back to a normal starter's routine." Lisa Blumenfeld-Getty Images North America Mike Trout vs. Clayton Kershaw: Breakdown of Freeway Series matchup. READ MORE Yankees of the West The Freeway Series has had a feeling and a buzz similar to that of the 1990s and early 2000s Subway Series between the New York Mets and the New York Yankees . Except this time, there was Mutumbo Finger Wagging instead of shards of bat being thrown.
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October 06 2014
Rogers Cup 2014: The Top Storylines To Watch In Canada | Bleacher Report
Both get underway Aug. 4. Yes, the big boys and grown girls are back, with 15 of the Top 16-ranked players slated to play in each event. It will be Novak Djokovic's first tournament since he won Wimbledon and married his childhood sweetheart,Jelena Ristic. Serena Williams is set to defend her title and restore some stability to her turbulent summer. Meanwhile, expect to see maple leaves and a sea of red as Canadians welcome home locals Eugenie Bouchard and Milos Raonic. Their success at Wimbledon has boosted ticket sales . With the biggest names all back, and mostly healthy, this year's Rogers Cup offers several compelling storylines. USA TODAY Sports Eugenie Bouchard poses with Petra Kvitova during Wimbledon trophy ceremony. Bouchard is only 20, but she's webblog already reached royal status in visit site Canada. Princess Eugenie, visit our website as she's sometimes called , returns to her loyal subjects. Bouchard has made it to at least the semifinals of all the Grand Slams this year.
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