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Africa Cup of Nations hosts Gabon are again held to a 1-1 draw by Burkina Faso in Libreville. Qualification for the quarter-finals will now be decided in the last round of group games on Sunday.
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Oral arguments were heard today in a legal battle between media giants 20th Century Fox and Netflix over the right of contracted employees to seek better jobs elsewhere and Fox's right to enforce fixed-term contracts it has with its employees that prevent them from going to work for competitors like Netflix. Last September, Fox sued Netflix for "poaching" two of its executives Marcos Waltenberg and Tara Flynn who'd left to join Netflix while still under contract to...
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What do you do when you're bored? When a trio of Australian friends, Hoss Siegel, Josh Spiegel and Ross Koger, found that they "had a severe lack of creativity in our lives" they decided to do something about it. Their solution: Get a bunch of friends together, build cardboard suits of armor and get into a Braveheart- style battle. That was way back in 2002 and Boxwars , as it's come to be known, has exploded in popularity, featuring regular battles with ever-crazier constructions entering the fray. Here's what this lunacy looks like in action: There are only four rules in Boxwars: 1. "There are No Winners, Only Losers." "Boxwars is both art and destruction using the near perfect medium of cardboard. The point is to build something from cardboard, then destroy it, which destroys the point. The battlefield is a place of contradictions + borrowed originality which sets a perfect stage for war.
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After receiving numerous complaints about the way a German shepherd was treated during a second-unit shoot on the Winnipeg -area set of Universal Pictures' upcoming family film A Dog's Purpose , the Chief Veterinary Office of Canada has assigned an animal protection officer to look into the matter. According to Kyle Jahns, spokesperson for the Winnipeg Humane Society in Manitoba, the CVO will be looking into whether there was animal abuse during the filming. Their office...
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The capital of the Gambia is strangely quiet with a state of emergency in force. Thousands of foreign tourists have been evacuated, many to remain loyal to the Constitution and republic.
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But foes sat alongside each other in a new assembly. My journey has been a long journey, more than 25 years building the peace. His departure from politics comes at a sensitive time for Northern Ireland.
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Seriously? Donald Trump. This is the lifeblood of West Virginia. This is their black gold. And although the industry has been losing thousands of jobs in the last few decades, they are so excited about having a Trump presidency and everything that leads to this industry, that in this mine alone they started hiring new people since the election. 75 new people just in the last few months.
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There is no rhyme or reason sometimes, is there? The way Marco scores when well. The only danger with that was if he missed that cannon he would have been in no man's land arguably the correct shot. on what shot he chooses.
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It is hard to come to Davos cannot look like a member of the global elite. While she was here to say that Britain is open for business she was also hear with a warning. Talk of greater globalisation can make people fearful.
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POLICE officers trying to arrest a man over an incident in a budget hotel got more than they bargained for when he lashed out at them.
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Rick Abraham, a grandson of Syrian immigrants, employs 50 people at this mind and has a message for those who care more for the environment than for jobs. They would be sitting in the dark if we didn't do what we did here in West Virginia. So you can like coal, or you can sit in the dark. When was the last time a new president got into the White House and you felt this hopeful? Was it Reagan? Never ever have I felt as excited for an incoming president as I have Donald Trump.
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After most recently playing in Singapore, Pennant has now signed a short-term contract with the club currently 20th in the English third tier, above the drop zone on goal difference.