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Uber Is Ditching This Country Next Month

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The following is an excerpt from Alanna Petroff | March 28, 2017 | CNN.com |
Uber is saying "farvel" -- or farewell -- to Denmark.

The ride-sharing juggernaut is shutting down its services in the European country on April 18 …

German Scientists Just Tested the ‘World’s Largest Artificial Sun’

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JUELICH, GERMANY - MARCH 21: Employee, Volkmar Dohmen, stands in front of Xenon arc lamps that form a large artificial sun at the German Aerospace Center (DLR) on March 21, 2017 in Juelich, Germany.
A large artificial sun called Sunlight

11 Powerful Traits Of Successful Leaders

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The following is an excerpt from Deep Patel | March 22, 2017 | Forbes.com |

Successful leaders are the power and intellect behind their organizations. They are the visionaries charged with steering their brand around pitfalls. They must know when …

What Do India and Turkey Have in Common?

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The following is an excerpt from Isaac Chotiner | March 22, 2017 | Slate.com |

India is frequently described as the world’s largest democracy, thus leaving the impression that the country has nothing in common with a place like Turkey. …

Yazidis Who Suffered Genocide Are Fleeing Again, But This Time Not From The Islamic State

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The following is an excerpt from Loveday Morris | March 21, 2017 | Thewashingtonpost.com |

SINJAR, Iraq — Relatives collapsed in grief as the coffin of an 18-year-old Yazidi fighter was carried to a small temple at the base of …

Billionaire Banker David Rockefeller Dies Aged 101

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The following is an excerpt from rt.com | rt.com |

Former Chase Manhattan Chief Executive David Rockefeller has died at the age of 101.
Rockefeller died in his sleep at home in Pocantico Hills, New York, on Monday morning as …

Trump To Boost Pentagon Budget By $54bn – White House

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The following is an excerpt from rt.com | rt.com |

President Donald Trump aims to increase the Pentagon’s budget by $54 billion, as part of a push to rebuild America’s “depleted military.” Trump also promised to rein in domestic spending …

Russia Asks Syria To Halt Bombing During UN Peace Talks

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The following is an excerpt from AFP.com | February 22, 2017 |

Russia has called on Syrian President Bashar al-Assad to stop his bombing campaign while peace talks take place this week, but a political breakthrough on the six-year war …

Astronomers Discover 7 Earth-Sized Planets Orbiting Nearby Star

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The following is an excerpt from Ashley Strickland | February 22, 2017 | CNN.com |

(CNN)Astronomers have found at least seven Earth-sized planets orbiting the same star 40 light-years away, according to a study published Wednesday in the journal Nature. …

Is President Trump Right About Crime in Sweden?

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The following is an excerpt from Lena Marsi | February 21, 2017 | abcnews.go.com |

Just a few days after President Trump's remarks on Saturday about what he said happened "last night in Sweden," unrest erupted in a Stockholm suburb, …

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