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Gaza flooding forces 5000 from homes – CBC.ca

CBC.caRescue workers evacuated more than 5,000 Gaza Strip residents from homes flooded by four days of heavy rain, using fishing boats and heavy construction equipment to pluck some of those trapped from upper floors, an…

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Flames fire GM Jay Feaster – USA TODAY

USA TODAYWhen Brian Burke was named to the new position of Calgary Flames president of hockey operations last summer, he said he was going to serve as a sounding board and that general manager Jay…

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Rangers draft Russell Wilson – ESPN

ESPNLAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — Could Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson be a two-sport star? Does he want to play baseball after his NFL career is over? The Texas Rangers made a surprise pick in…

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Crackdown fears grip Ukraine protests – USA TODAY

USA TODAYKIEV, Ukraine — Pro-European Union protesters occupying Kiev’s city administration building braced Monday for a confrontation with riot police. “They are not doing anything so far, just standing,” said Roman Bilan, a 22-year-old student…

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Global trade deal reached after two decades – CBC.ca

CBC.caA deal to boost global trade has been approved by the World Trade Organization’s 159 member economies for the first time in nearly two decades, keeping alive the possibility that a broader agreement to create…

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SpaceX makes its point with Falcon 9 launch – USA TODAY

USA TODAYCAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — SpaceX had already proved it could launch cargo to the International Space Station. On Tuesday, the company achieved another milestone when its upgraded Falcon 9 rocket deployed its first commercial…


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