1. Jordanian king vows ‘relentless’ war on Islamic State’s own ground
     Published by Yahoo on 2015-02-05 at 01:32:45

By Suleiman Al-Khalidi AMMAN (Reuters) - Jordan's King Abdullah vowed a "relentless" war against Islamic State on their own territory on Wednesday in response to a video published by the hard-line group showing a captured Jordanian air forc...

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2. Moussaoui Calls Saudi Princes Patrons of Al Qaeda
     Published by The New York Times on 2015-02-05 at 08:15:07

Zacarias Moussaoui, a former Qaeda operative, said that members of the royal family were donors in the 1990s, and that he discussed plans to shoot down Air Force One with a staff member at the Saudi Embassy.

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3. Fox News site embeds unedited Isis video showing brutal murder of Jordanian pilot
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-02-05 at 00:32:53

Only US network to feature graphic video showing Muadh al-Kasasbeh burning to death. Twitter accounts associated with Isis supporters are sharing video via links to Fox NewsFox News has chosen to embed on its website the video of Islamic State burning a h...

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4. Antisemitic attacks in UK at highest level ever recorded
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-02-05 at 05:31:00

Community Security Trust recorded 1,168 incidents against Britain’s Jewish population in 2014, more than double that of the previous yearIs there really a Jewish exodus from western Europe? Continue reading...

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5. Picasso’s Granddaughter Plans to Sell Art, Worrying the Market
     Published by The New York Times on 2015-02-05 at 06:33:11

A decision by a granddaughter of Picasso to sell many of his works privately has led to speculation that she could flood the market and depress prices.

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7. Footage shows moment plane crashes into bridge in Taiwan – video
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-02-04 at 10:34:00

Dramatic footage shows the moment TransAsia flight GE235 crashes into a bridge and then the Keelung river in the Taiwanese capital, Taipei. The commercial airliner crashed reportedly shortly after takeoff. State media said there were more than 50 people o...

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8. Militants’ Killing of Jordanian Pilot Unites the Arab World in Anger
     Published by The New York Times on 2015-02-05 at 06:22:20

There was one feeling that many of the Middle East’s clerics, competing ethnic groups and warring sects could agree on: a sense of revulsion at the Islamic State’s latest video.

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9. Rick Perry Law Led To Rise In Parents Opting Out Of Vaccines
     Published by Huffington Post on 2015-02-05 at 09:15:59

WASHINGTON -- Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry (R) has stayed relatively quiet during the latest outbreak of potential 2016 presidential contenders stumbling on vaccination policy, even though he has perhaps the most interesting history on the issue. 

In 200...

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10. Charlie Sifford, Who Shattered a Barrier of Race in Golf, Dies at 92
     Published by The New York Times on 2015-02-05 at 04:13:10

By the time Mr. Sifford was allowed to compete against the world’s best golfers, he was almost 40. But he won the PGA Tour’s Greater Hartford Open in 1967 and its Los Angeles Open in 1969.

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11. Mexico’s president mocked following complaint that reporters didn’t applaud
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-02-05 at 03:06:25

Hashtag #YaSeQueNoAplauden spawned in response to Enrique Peña Nieto’s jokey complaint that reporters greeted an announcement with silence Mexico’s president Enrique Peña Nieto has become the butt of a wave of social media ridicule following a...

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12. You v Ronaldo
     Published by BBC on 2015-02-04 at 17:20:14

How long for a top footballer to earn your weekly wage?

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13. Disruptions: Why Google Glass Broke
     Published by The New York Times on 2015-02-05 at 04:26:04

How Google Glass went from the hottest thing in wearable tech to the Edsel of Silicon Valley.

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15. Boko Haram ‘kill 70 in Cameroon’
     Published by BBC on 2015-02-05 at 02:50:02

Boko Haram militants have reportedly killed at least 70 people in an attack on a Cameroonian town near the Nigerian border.

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16. The Bruce Jenner Story Goes From Gossip to News
     Published by The New York Times on 2015-02-05 at 04:37:53

Trans advocates respond to the media attention Mr. Jenner has received as a member of a family that has put everything about itself up for public consumption.

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18. Protesters to gather at Oxford University ahead of Marine Le Pen appearance
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-02-05 at 11:30:07

Over 200 protesters pledge demonstration outside Oxford Union against visit of leader of France’s far-right Front National Continue reading...

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19. Sale of Charlie Hebdo in Ireland will test blasphemy law for first time
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-02-05 at 16:30:25

Muslim and secular organisations warn satirical publication with front-page image of prophet Muhammad is illegal in Irish Republic Continue reading...

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20. Nato shows signs of battle fatigue in confrontation with ruthless Putin
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-02-05 at 06:31:01

Russia’s Kremlin, unfettered by the need to build consensus, is ahead of the game in clash with Europe and the US over Ukraine – and waging a propaganda warDemocracy is messy. And, when it comes to multinational clubs and coalitions like Nato or the E...

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