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Is It Love, or Stockholm Syndrome? – New York Times

New York TimesJosh Brolin is an escaped criminal, and Kate Winslet plays a hostage of sorts in “Labor Day,” directed by Jason Reitman. Dale Robinette/Paramount Pictures. The heaving, bubbling euphemism driving Jason Reitman’s “Labor Day” is a juicy homemade peach …‘Labor Day’ is a recipe for boredom (C)Dallas Morning News‘Labor Day,’ movie reviewNew York Daily […]

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Iran urges foreign fighters to leave Syria – Al-Bawaba

Al-BawabaIran wants all foreign fighters to leave Syria, according to the country’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Mohammad Javad Zarif. Zarif, speaking at an Al Arabiya panel held in cooperation with the World Economic Forum in Davos, avoided to single out Hezbollah in …Iran, Jordan,Turkey Foreign Ministers Call For Syria’s War to EndWall Street JournalIran comments […]

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Uganda president calls gays ‘abnormal,’ but opposes bill – USA TODAY

USA TODAYKAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Uganda’s president opposes an anti-gay bill passed by lawmakers that calls for life imprisonment for gays, even as he characterizes homosexuals as “abnormal” people who should be rehabilitated, according to excerpts of his …Ugandan president slams gays while refusing to sign anti-gay billLos Angeles TimesAnti-Gay Countries Sure Love Gay PornDaily […]

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Storms move on, leave cold behind – CNN

CNN(CNN) — Thousands of Ontario residents made do without power Monday in the aftermath of storms that toppled trees and brought down power lines. Meanwhile, residents in the upper Midwest prepared for bitter cold wind chills. More than 300,000 customers …North America storms spell cold, dark Christmas for manyBBC NewsToronto hydro updateCBC.caToronto Storm Keeps Some […]

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Dozens Are Killed in Syrian Violence, Even as Peace Talks Approach – New York Times

New York TimesBEIRUT, Lebanon — At least 25 people were killed in the northern Syrian city of Aleppo on Sunday, antigovernment activists reported, in the eighth straight day of intense government bombardment of rebel-held areas there, while a suicide car bombing that …Syrian helicopter bomb raids kill 42 in Aleppo: monitorsReutersSyrian aircraft bombards Aleppo neighbourhood […]

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‘Her,’ Directed by Spike Jonze – New York Times

New York TimesShe sounds like the girl next door — young, friendly, eager. For Theodore Twombly (Joaquin Phoenix), the poetically melancholic hero in “Her,” Spike Jonze’s exquisite new movie, that voice (Scarlett Johansson) is a lifeline to the world, which he has …Review: Spike Jonze’s ‘Her’ shows love’s perils — in any formLos Angeles TimesActor […]

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Julie Andrews Admits Not Watching NBC’s ‘Sound Of Music Live’ – Entertainmentwise

EntertainmentwiseJulie Andrews has confessed she has not got round to watching The Sound of Music Live!. Starring Carrie Underwood as the lead Maria, the TV performance was reportedly watched by more than 18 million television viewers last week on NBC. At last night’s …Tom Hanks, Emma Thompson duel in ‘Saving Mr. Banks’USA TODAYJulie Andrews Will […]

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WTO agrees global trade deal worth $1tn – BBC News

BBC NewsThe World Trade Organization has agreed its first ever global deal aimed at boosting commerce. The agreement reached in Bali, Indonesia, simplifies trade procedures and also makes it easier for the poorest countries to sell their goods. The deal could add …Cuba throws wrench in WTO talks over trade embargoBusinessweekRPT-UPDATE 2-WTO reaches its first […]