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Travel in time to Ancient Greece by visiting Ithaca

GETTY The Ionian island of Ithaca is one of the Greek gems worth visiting Offering us a place, a way of life, we thought had long gone. A raw, unspoilt countryside, where donkeys still toil the land and farmers not ...

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Great Barrier Reef has 'little chance of surviving' despite NOT being on 'danger' list

Putting the planet’s biggest natural wonder on the list of threatened World Heritage Sites would not only have caused political embarrassment for the Australian government but could have damaged its lucrative tourism industry. Rather than face international condemnation over its ...

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Africa: What the G20 Said on Africa

[allAfrica] Excerpts most directly applicable to Africa drawn from the declaration of leaders of the G20 nations, issued after the leaders’ summit in Hamburg on July 7 and 8: AllAfrica News: Latest

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HE DID 'NOTHING' Trump rips Obama over reax to Russia meddling, says it’s time to 'move forward' after Putin meeting

President Trump on Sunday slammed former President Barack Obama and his fellow Democrats, questioning why they didn’t appear to respond appropriately to signs that Russia interfered in the 2016 presidential election. In a series of tweets following the weekend G-20 ...

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Galaxy S8 v Galaxy Note 8 – Which Samsung smartphone should you really buy?

Samsung’s Galaxy S8 is on course to be the best phone of 2017. With its stunning design, blistering performance and improved camera it’s very hard to fault this flagship phone. However, before you rush to buy one, the Galaxy S8 ...

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ONLINE BACKLASH WaPo links Scalise gunman to pro-Trump radio host

The Washington Post struck out with many on social media over an article that appears to blame a right-wing Illinois shock jock for the Virginia shooting rampage by a Trump-hating, Bernie Sanders volunteer who targeted Republicans during a baseball practice. ...

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Parks Canada preparing for busy Canada 150 season, including patrons behaving badly

Parks Canada is raising public awareness and adding patrols to prepare for a potential spike in visitors this summer, as a new report shows a steady increase in bad behaviour at campgrounds and other sites. CBC | Canada News

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OHIO AMBUSH 1 dead, 8 hurt after gunmen storm party, open fire

One woman was killed and eight other people, including three children, were injured after two men wearing all black opened fire at a gender reveal party in Ohio, officials said. Officers responded to a home in Colerain Township, located outside ...

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