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Venezuelan opposition leader to turn himself in – Washington Post

Washington PostCARACAS, Venezuela — Opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez, the target of a Venezuelan police manhunt for allegedly inciting violence at anti-government protests that ended with three deaths, said Sunday that he will surrender himself after staging one more …Venezuela’s Lopez says ready for arrest at Tuesday marchReutersVenezuelan police hunt opposition leader Leopoldo LopezBBC NewsVenezuela’s opposition […]

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Syria crisis: Last UN try to break Geneva deadlock – BBC News

BBC NewsThe UN special envoy for Syria will try to break the stalemate between the Syrian government and the opposition at a final session of talks in Geneva. Lakhdar Brahimi will mediate a last face-to-face meeting with both sides on Saturday morning. Negotiations …Syrian Peace Talks Hit ‘Dead End’RadioFreeEurope/RadioLibertySyrian peace talks in Geneva deadlockLos Angeles […]

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Philadelphia 76ers vs. Oklahoma City Thunder Pick-Odds-Prediction 1/25/14 – Sports Chat Place

Sports Chat PlaceThe Oklahoma City Thunder head to Philly on Saturday to face off against the Sixers. The Philadelphia 76ers are sitting at 14-29 this season, and on their home floor, the Sixers are just 8-13 this year. Philly has a decent offense, putting up 101.3 points per …Preview: Thunder at 76ersGlobalPostThunder wins big in […]

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Morning Briefing: Jan. 24, 2014 – Yakima Herald-Republic

Yakima Herald-RepublicNEW YORK — Stephen Curry, Kevin Love, Paul George and Kyrie Irving were voted NBA All-Stars Thursday, putting four first-time starters in the Feb. 16 game in New Orleans. Kobe Bryant was elected by fans to his 16th All-Star game, second-most in NBA …NBA All-Star Starters AnnouncedESPNNBA All-Star game starters announcedSan Jose Mercury NewsGolden […]

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Kevin Durant fires career-best 54 points as Thunder top Warriors – Gant Daily

Gant DailyOklahoma City, OK, United States (4E Sports) – Kevin Durant scored a career-high 54 points to help the Oklahoma City Thunder overcome a barrage of triples from the Golden State Warriors en route to a 127-121 win Friday at Chesapeake Energy Arena.Kevin Durant has Monster GameGuardian Liberty VoiceNBA roundup: Kevin Durant scores 54Boston GlobeKevin […]

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The Massive Civilian-Military Divide — In Two Emails – Houston Chronicle

Houston ChronicleEarlier today I wrote a post about CNN anchor Jake Tapper, who’s come under fire after an interview with Marcus Luttrell, the Navy SEAL who inspired the film “Lone Survivor.” I won’t rehash the entire post (you can read it right here if you’d like), but Tapper …Review: Patriotism, pashtunwali in ‘Lone Survivor’ABS CBN […]

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CAR crisis: Stranded foreigners to be evacuated – BBC News

BBC NewsEmergency evacuations of the first of thousands of foreigners stranded in the conflict-ridden Central African Republic (CAR) are due to begin. The International Organization for Migration (IOM) said it would start airlifting 800 Chadians from the capital Bangui …AU roadmap is the only solution to CAR crisis: SASouth African Broadcasting CorporationPresident’s resignation brings rare […]