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Public Technologies: (Source: San Francisco 49ers) AFC Team BeatsVernon Davis and NFC Team on Celebrity Family Feud Posted 1 hour ago Joe Fann Team Reporter 49ers.com a a 10 NFL players, including 49ers tight end Vernon Davis, joined CelebrityFamily feud to raise money for...
Tulsa World: CALAIS, France (AP) — French ferry workers angry over possible job losses are disrupting the port of Calais and traffic across the English Channel....
The Irish Times: Britain is deploying high-security fencing used during the Olympic Games and last year’s Nato summit in Wales to the Channel tunnel port in France to stop illegal migrants breaking into lorries bound for the UK. Britain’s immigration minister James Brokenshire...
Public Technologies: (Source: Denver Broncos) The Squeeze: Babies, snakes and feuds Posted Jun 28, 2015 Allie RaymondDigital MediaContributor a a A concentrated look at the Broncos' recent buzz-worthy happenings. Good morning #BroncosCountry! We hope you're enjoying your...
Skynews: The Port of Calais closes down again a week after strike action triggered widespread travel chaos....
The Independent: Isis has released an audio clip of the final statement of Fahd Suliman Abdul-Muhsen al-Qabaa, the man who killed 27 people in a suicide attack at a Kuwait mosque on Friday. The clip is mostly made up of al-Qabaa reciting verses from the Quran, and criticising...
The Independent: UK Prime MinisterDavid Cameron spoke today about the importance of tackling the appeal of Isis by confronting an “ideology [that] stems from an extremist narrative which hijacks the religion of Islam.” But what exactly is this ideology, and how is it used to...
The Independent: The full scale of Isis's year of terror has been detailed in a new report that claims the jihadist group has executed more than 3,000 people in the past 12 months - a tally which includes 74 children. According to a report by the Syrian Observatory for Human...
The Independent: The harbour walls are reinforced with rubble from buildings destroyed during Israel’s bombardment. Palestinian flags flutter in the breeze. The fishermen of Gaza City prepare to put out to sea. The small fishing port, where many ships now remain idle, was the...
London Evening Standard: Brits attempting to return to the UK on cross-Channel ferry services are facing fresh disruption after the closure of the Port of Calais amid fresh industrial action. Ferry services to and from the Port of Dover in Kent were...
Philadelphia Daily News: LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) - Nigeria's draconian law against gays has encouraged mob attacks, police torture, evictions and public whippings, according to a report Monday that urges the country's new president to repeal the legislation. The Same Sex Marriage...
Philadelphia Daily News: BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) - Hungarian police say they have used tear gas to stop a fight among hundreds of refugees at a camp in an eastern city. Police said Monday that the disturbance began when a religious dispute broke out between two refugees in Debrecen,...
Otago Daily Times: Employees of a ferry service recently sold by Eurotunnel renewed a blockade of the northern French port of Calais after a court rejected their bid to extend the service's charter contract...
Public Technologies: (Source: UITP - International Union of Public Transport) There were a lot of interesting presentations in terms of IT at the UITP Exhibition in Milan, although - as I experienced it - no real fundamental breakthrough innovations, writes TransportJournalist,...