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Developing countries to the rescue at G-20

AP - World News - Wed, 2012-06-20 06:34
LOS CABOS, Mexico (AP) -- The scene at the just-concluded Group of 20 summit held in this seaside resort would have been unthinkable a decade ago: Hundreds of dignitaries gathered in opulent Mexican hotels and convention halls to hammer out an economic bailout for Europe. Meanwhile, the leaders of Brazil and China kicked in tens of billions of dollars to the International Monetary Fund to rescue downtrodden Spain and Greece....

Police say Assange subject to arrest

CNN - Top Stories - Wed, 2012-06-20 06:32
Julian Assange is subject to arrest for breaking the terms of his bail, London's Metropolitan Police said Wednesday after the WikiLeaks founder attempted to claim asylum at the embassy of Ecuador in the United Kingdom.
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Kuwait election declared illegal

BBC - News - Wed, 2012-06-20 06:29
Kuwait's constitutional court declares an election in February illegal and reinstates the former parliament.
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National delays Monte Cristo play

BBC - News - Wed, 2012-06-20 05:57
Scripting problems are blamed for the cancellation of the National Theatre's Christmas production of The Count of Monte Cristo, due to be written by Richard Bean.
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Bilderberg: The Great Game with Author Daniel Estulin

TruthNews.US - News - Wed, 2012-06-20 05:33
Infowars.com | Alex talks with Russian ex-patriot and Bilderberg researcher and author Daniel Estulin about the last Bilderberg confab in Virginia and the agenda devised in secrecy for humanity by the global elite.

Murray seeded four at Wimbledon

BBC - News - Wed, 2012-06-20 05:33
British number one Andy Murray is seeded fourth as he looks to win the Wimbledon men's singles title for the first time.
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U.S., Israel developed Flame computer virus to slow Iranian nuclear efforts, officials say

TruthNews.US - News - Wed, 2012-06-20 05:30
Washington Post | The effort, involving the National Security Agency, the CIA and Israel’s military, has included the use of destructive software such as the Stuxnet virus.

UK unemployment falls by 51,000

BBC - News - Wed, 2012-06-20 05:24
Unemployment in the UK fell by 51,000 to 2.61 million in the three months to April, official figures show.
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Secret EU summit document shows first step to banking union

TruthNews.US - News - Wed, 2012-06-20 05:23
London Telegraph | A classified draft of next week’s EU summit conclusions is the first step on an emerging “roadmap” to a banking union, pooling debt via eurobonds and political union via EU treaty change over the next 10 years.

Man serves trash bin food to public

CNN - Top Stories - Wed, 2012-06-20 05:17
A group of people take food recycling so seriously, they're willing to dive into trash receptacles to get to food.
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Shatner sorry for prostitute jibe

BBC - News - Wed, 2012-06-20 05:08
Star Trek actor William Shatner apologises for saying on Have I Got News For You that Ilfracombe is "laced with prostitution".
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Nike's Twitter ad campaign banned

BBC - News - Wed, 2012-06-20 05:01
The UK's advertising watchdog issues its first Twitter-related ban after posts by Wayne Rooney and Jack Wilshere.
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VIDEO: Doctors' worries over 'super obesity'

BBC - News - Wed, 2012-06-20 04:59
Doctors are increasingly worried about so called 'super obesity', where people weigh so much that they struggle to leave the house.
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Mom of 6 addicted to implant surgery

CNN - Top Stories - Wed, 2012-06-20 04:57
A mother of six may be risking her health to have extremely large breasts.
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Rio+20: What's changed since the Earth Summit?

BBC - News - Wed, 2012-06-20 04:41
How has the world changed since the Earth Summit of 1992?
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Killings of environmentalists appear to be on rise

AP - World News - Wed, 2012-06-20 04:22
BANGKOK (AP) -- The eulogies called Chut Wutty one of the few remaining activists in Cambodia brave enough to fight massive illegal deforestation by the powerful. The environmental watchdog was shot by a military policeman in April as he probed logging operations in one of the country's last great forests....

90,000 displaced in Burma unrest

BBC - News - Wed, 2012-06-20 04:12
Around 90,000 people have been displaced by fighting in the west of Burma, according to a United Nations body.
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