Polish Opposition Wins Presidency as EU’s Best Growth Not Enough
Full Article Bloomberg
25 May 2015

Polish opposition candidate Andrzej Duda defeated Bronislaw Komorowski in a presidential runoff, setting up a showdown for a fall election that may unseat one of Europe’s most economically successful governments. Handing his Law and Justice party its first national victory in a decade and a head start before the parliamentary ballot, Duda garnered...

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updated 25 May 2015; published 25 May 2015
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Polish Presidential Challenger Andrzej Duda Heads For Election Victory
updated 24 May 2015; published 24 May 2015
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Polish presidential race too close to call, concern for president
updated 06 Mar 2015; published 06 Mar 2015
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Family: Argentine prosecutor Nisman was murdered
updated 24 May 2015; published 24 May 2015
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Polish Presidential Vote: Incumbent Komorowski facing tough challenge from Duda of opposition party
updated 22 May 2015; published 22 May 2015
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Polish Presidential Race: Final stretch with Komorowski and Duda neck and neck
updated 25 May 2015; published 25 May 2015
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Poland: Andrzej Duda defeats Komorowski in Polish presidential election
Iraqi forces lack will to fight - Ashton Carter
Full Article BBC News
24 May 2015

24 May 2015 From the section Middle East Ashton Carter: "We can give them training - we obviously can't give them the will to fight" US Defence Secretary Ashton Carter has said the rout of Iraqi forces at the city of Ramadi showed they lacked the will to fight against Islamic State. Mr Carter told CNN's State of the Union the Iraqis "vastly...

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File - Defense Secretary Ash Carter testifies on defense posture before the Senate Appropriations Committee's defense subcommittee in Washington, D.C., May 6, 2015.
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updated 24 May 2015; published 24 May 2015
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Iraqi forces lack will to fight - Ashton Carter
updated 24 May 2015; published 24 May 2015
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Defense Secretary Ash Carter: Iraqi Military Has ‘No Will to Fight’
updated 24 May 2015; published 24 May 2015
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At least 400 killed by ISIL in Palmyra
updated 15 May 2015; published 15 May 2015
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Iraqi forces battle Islamic State in Ramadi
updated 24 May 2015; published 24 May 2015
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At least 400 killed by ISIL in Palmyra – Syrian TV
updated 15 May 2015; published 15 May 2015
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The Challenge of the Islamic State: Shane Smith Interviews Ashton Carter (Part 2)
Cleveland protests erupt after officer found not guilty in fatal shooting of two unarmed suspects
Full Article Yahoo Daily News
24 May 2015

By Aaron Josefczyk and Kim Palmer CLEVELAND (Reuters) - A Cleveland police officer was found not guilty on Saturday in the shooting deaths of an unarmed black man and a woman after a high-speed car chase in 2012, one in a series of cases that have raised questions over police conduct and race relations in the United States. Judge John O'Donnell...

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A protester is arrested after the acquittal of Michael Brelo, a patrolman charged in the shooting deaths of two unarmed suspects Saturday, May 23, 2015, in Cleveland.
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updated 23 May 2015; published 23 May 2015
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Cleveland Officer Found Not Guilty In Deaths Of Two Unarmed Suspects Shot At 137 Times By Police!
updated 23 May 2015; published 23 May 2015
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Cleveland Police Officer Found Not Guilty in Unarmed Couple's Shooting Deaths
updated 23 May 2015; published 23 May 2015
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Cleveland police officer found not guilty in deadly shooting
updated 24 May 2015; published 24 May 2015
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Cleveland protesters arrested after officer found not guilty
updated 23 May 2015; published 23 May 2015
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Cleveland Cop Found Not Guilty In Killing Unarmed Couple #Brelo
updated 23 May 2015; published 23 May 2015
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Verdict: White Cleveland Police Killer Cop Brelo found NOT GUILTY for Executing Unarmed Black Couple
Thousands worldwide march against Monsanto and GM crops
Full Article Yahoo Daily News
24 May 2015

Thousands of people hit the streets in cities across the world Saturday to protest against the American biotechnology giant Monsanto and its genetically modified crops and pesticides. The third annual March Against Monsanto -- begun by the Occupy movement -- was held in upwards of 400 cities in more than 40 countries from the Americas to Africa and...

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Demonstrations and protests against Monsanto in Rudolfsheim Fünfhaus, Vienna.
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Melbourne March and Rally Against GMO, Roundup and Monsanto
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Monsanto's worst ememy is an informed public [Brave Archer Films®]
updated 26 May 2013; published 26 May 2013
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Hell No, GMO! Anti-Monsanto protests sweep US
updated 27 May 2013; published 27 May 2013
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MARCH Against MONSANTO: Activism Against GMO Future And NWO Brainwashing
updated 24 May 2015; published 24 May 2015
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WORLD stands up against Monsanto 'Over 400 cities protest GMOs'
updated 26 May 2013; published 26 May 2013
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"Native Americans" Protest "Monsanto" - Los Angeles, CA 5-25-2013
Ireland Says ‘Yes’ to Marriage Equality
Full Article The Daily Beast
23 May 2015

Jubilant scenes on a historic day for Ireland, as the country votes by a sweeping majority to legalize same sex marriage. It’s all over bar the singing. Ireland has become the first country in the world to introduce same sex marriage on the basis of a popular vote, after the ‘Yes’ side scored a stunning victory in the referendum held yesterday. The...

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Partners Adrian, left and Shane, arrive to vote at a polling station in Drogheda, Ireland, Friday, May 22, 2015. Ireland began voting Friday in a referendum on Gay marriage which will require an amendment to the Irish constitution.
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Ireland has voted to legalize gay marriage, both sides say
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Ireland Backs Legalizing Gay Marriage
updated 23 May 2015; published 23 May 2015
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Ireland hasn't said Yes, it has said F*** YEAH!'
updated 23 May 2015; published 23 May 2015
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Ireland gay marriage referendum: 'Yes' campaign poised for victory
updated 23 May 2015; published 23 May 2015
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'Yes' Side Joyous as Count Starts in Irish Gay-Marriage Vote
updated 23 May 2015; published 23 May 2015
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Ireland Gives Resounding 62.1 Percent 'yes' to Gay Marriage

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South China Morning Post
When thousands of Rohingya people from Myanmar were discovered floating in boats on the Southeast Asian seas much of the world was understandably gripped by this unfolding human...
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The Independent
A malign shade named Iraq has returned to haunt America’s nascent 2016 presidential campaign. The past few days, beginning with the humiliating fall of Ramadi to the radical...
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CNN
(CNN)Earlier this month in New York, the advocacy group AID-Free World launched a campaign to end impunity for personnel who commit sexual abuse during U.N. peacekeeping missions....

South Korean army soldiers patrol along a barbed-wire fence near the border village of Panmunjom in Paju, South Korea, Wednesday, March 27, 2013.
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PAJU, South Korea — A group of 30 female peace activists, including feminist icon Gloria Steinem and two Nobel Peace Prize laureates, crossed the demilitarized zone from North Korea to South Korea on Sunday and called for an end to the Korean War. It...
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Parliament Speaker, acting president Bronislaw Komorowski casts his ballot, as his wife Anna looks on, in a voting station in Mackowa Ruda, northeast Poland, Sunday, July 4, 2010
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WARSAW, Poland: Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski conceded defeat in the county's presidential election on Sunday after an exit poll showed him trailing Andrzej Duda, a previously little-known right-wing politician. If the exit poll is confirmed...
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The Roman Harbaqa Dam, a gravity dam in the Syrian desert between Damascus and Palmyra, dating to the 2nd century AD
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Islamic State (IS) fighters have killed at least 400 people in Palmyra since capturing the ancient Syrian city last week, Syrian state media said today. It was not immediately possible to verify the account, but it was consistent with reports by...
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U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob L. Lew, Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, U.S. Secretary of State John F. Kerry, Afghan Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah and U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter greet reporters as they arrive Camp David, Md., March 23 , 2015.
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The Islamic State group's takeover of Ramadi was stark evidence that Iraqi forces lacked the "will to fight," Defence Secretary Ash Carter said, in the harshest assessment yet from a high-ranking Obama administration official of the US effort to...
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Monaco: Nico Rosberg took full advantage of one of Formula One’s greatest tactical errors on Sunday to land an unexpected victory and become only the fourth man to claim a hat-trick of consecutive wins in the Monaco Grand Prix. The...
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Protester wait for police during clashes in the Nyakabyga neighborhood of Bujumbura, Burundi, Thursday May 21, 2015. Protests continue against the President's decision to seek a third term.
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The leader of a small Burundian opposition party was shot dead on Saturday along with his bodyguard, residents said, the latest violence in a country gripped by weeks of anti-government unrest. Zedi Feruzi, the head of the Union for Peace and...
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People, carrying images of late Monsignor Oscar Arnulfo Romero, take part in a march honoring him in San Salvador, Saturday, March 20, 2010.
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Cheers rang from a crowd of hundreds of thousands Saturday as former archbishop Oscar Romero, whose defense of the poor and repressed divided both his nation and the Church, was beatified. Officials estimated some 300,000 worshipers attended the...
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