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It is not on track to meet NATO commitments, but Germany argues it is paying in other ways
From: Salon.com | By: The Globalist | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Bling Bling Baby is inspired by ‘90s hip-hop.
From: New York Magazine | By: Anna Furman | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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A CEO actually learns from mistakes.
From: Reason | By: Steve Chapman | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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"The whole life of the individual is nothing but the process of giving birth to himself; indeed, we should be fully born, when we die."
From: Brain Pickings | By: Maria Popova | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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For fans of whiskey and other spirits seeking a tour, here’s an assemblage of distilleries where inventive whiskey peddlers are tweaking grain profiles to fuel a new era of Colorado distilling.
From: Denver Post | By: Jason Blevins | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Munich has some of the most expensive homes in Germany, with prices up nearly 100 percent in the last decade, but growth on the high end has been slower recently.
From: New York Times | By: ALISON GREGOR | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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The home has three bedrooms and two bathrooms, is in the Alter Hof, or the Old Court, which served as the first fixed imperial seat of government in Germany.
From: New York Times | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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Germany will deport German-born children of immigrants, following concerns that they may have been considering terrorist activity, a court ruled Tuesday. ...
From: Christian Science Monitor | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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When terrorism first erupted in a big way on 9/11, we tended to blame it on Islam or some defects or flaws within a particular community defined by religion. What we utterly failed to see was that terrorism always had deep political, socioeconomic roots,...
From: The Millions | By: Adam Boretz | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Canadian hip hop wizard Kaytranada keeps things in the family once again for another collab with his brother, Lou Phelps. “Procrastination is my forte,” Lou raps on new track “My Forte.” It’s our forte too, Lou. Ours too. Kaytranada took to...
From: Selectism | By: Bianca Giulione | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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German Defense Minister rejected Trump’s claim that Germany owes NATO and U.S. "vast sums" of money for defense
From: Salon.com | By: Ryan Bohl, Geopolitics Made Super | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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He has already taken control of the German left. Could he unseat the chancellor too?
From: New York Times | By: JOCHEN BITTNER | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Scientists in Germany are flipping the switch on what's being described as "the world's largest artificial sun," hoping it will help shed light on new ways of making climate-friendly fuel....
From: Fox News | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Volkswagen is preparing to launch its first all-electric I.D. car in 2020 to meet increasingly strict emissions rules in Europe and China. VW brand CEO Herbert Diess told analysts last week that the I.D. concept hatchback shown at the Paris auto show...
From: HybridCars.com | By: Jon LeSage | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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From: Macleans | By: macleans.ca | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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German Justice Minister Heiko Maas says the government is drafting laws that could fine social media companies up to $53 million if they don't remove slanderous or threatening posts within 24 hours. In addition, the law would allow a company's top representative...
From: Reason | By: Charles Oliver | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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With his international career coming to a close, the FC crew shower Lukas Podolski with praise for his stellar career. GERMANY: Lukas Podolski admitted the end to his international career with Germany was "like a film" after scoring the winner...
From: ESPN | By: ESPN staff | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Lukas Podolski went out in style in his final match for the national team, hitting a rocket of a goal to sink England 1-0. Lukas Podolski leaves the pitch in his final game for Germany, having scored 49 goals in 130 appearances. Germany boss Joachim...
From: ESPN | By: PA Sport | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Lukas Podolski went out in style in his final match for the national team, hitting a rocket of a goal to sink England 1-0. With his international career coming to a close, the FC crew shower Lukas Podolski with praise for his stellar career. DORTMUND,...
From: ESPN | By: Associated Press | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Gareth Southgate described Lukas Podolski's farewell goal for Germany as a "fairytale," but insisted it would not overshadow the positives
From: ESPN | By: Mark Ogden, Senior Football Writer | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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With his international career coming to a close, the FC crew shower Lukas Podolski with praise for his stellar career.
From: ESPN | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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England defender Gary Cahill said a failure to punish Germany saw Gareth Southgate's first match as permanent manager end in a 1-0
From: ESPN | By: PA Sport | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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An overcommitment to renewable energy by Germany has already had negative consequences. Marian Tupy writes: Recently, I came across a report by Fritz Vahrenholt, Professor in the Department of Chemistry at the University of Hamburg, entitled Germany's...
From: Reason | By: Reason Staff | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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The logic of the London attack
From: The Atlantic | By: Uri Friedman | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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International Friendly: Dele Alli (41'), Germany 0-0 England
From: ESPN | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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The Football Association and German Football Association (DFB) have signed a memorandum of understanding to share ideas about coaching,
From: ESPN | By: PA Sport | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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International Friendly: Jamie Vardy (6'), Germany 0-0 England
From: ESPN | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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Increased ticket sales in countries like Brazil and Japan could not offset steep declines in places like Germany, Britain and Mexico. China was flat.
From: New York Times | By: BROOKS BARNES | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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International Friendly: Adam Lallana (31'), Germany 0-0 England
From: ESPN | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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The Sierra Club, Greenpeace, and CoalSwarm have released their third annual survey of the global coal plant pipeline, Boom and Bust 2017: Tracking The Global Coal Plant Pipeline. The report’s findings include a 62 percent drop in new coal plant construction...
From: Next Big Future | By: brian wang | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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The Football Association plans to mark the Westminster attacks when England face Lithuania on Sunday. Football Association chairman Greg Clarke has sent his thoughts to those affected by the Westminster terror attack and pledged to recognise all those...
From: ESPN | By: PA Sport | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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I'm in my second year of voice lessons, and I need to find an art song in the mezzo-soprano or alto range for the final exam. Classical singers of MeFi, can you give me some suggestions?My voice teacher is great, but she's a true soprano, so she keeps...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: colfax | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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A group of European countries is looking to build a giant island in the North Sea order to support up to 100 gigawatts of offshore wind projects.  If built, the island would be sited on the Dogger Bank, a large North Sea sandbank where the water depth...
From: Greentech Media | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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The two men were born in Germany but don't have citizenship; their families are from Algeria and Nigeria. German officials say it's the first time the government is taking such a step.
From: NPR | By: Bill Chappell | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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The two men were born in Germany but don't have citizenship; their families are from Algeria and Nigeria. German officials say it's the first time the government is taking such a step.
From: NPR | By: Bill Chappell | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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Why does it matter if Rex Tillerson skips a NATO summit?
From: The Atlantic | By: Uri Friedman | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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Ma'an News Agency reports: "Israeli forces have detained 18 Palestinians from occupied East Jerusalem and West Bank for being in a WhatsApp group with a Palestinian who was killed by Israeli forces on Monday [near the Lion's Gate to the Al-Aqsa Mosque]...
From: Mondoweiss | By: Kate | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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Americas Lockheed Martin claims they can deliver the T-50A aircraft to meet the USAF’s T-X trainer program two years ahead of the service’s 2024 initial operating capability schedule. Speaking at the company’s annual media day, Rob Weiss, the executive...
From: Defense Industry Daily | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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Showing remarkably bad timing, Donald Trump Jr. today attacked the mayor of London following a terror attack in that city today. Trump Jr. chose the occasion of the deadly attack to chastise the mayor of London, who is Muslim, for the mayor’s views...
From: AmericaBlog | By: John Aravosis | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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The club are enjoying a splendid debut campaign in the German top-flight; but away from the pitch their accounts have caused some concern
From: The Sporting News | By: Sporting News | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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The government has renewed its dedication to creating opportunities for a changing workforce. Now it needs action—and results The post Budget 2017’s missed opportunities on innovation appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: macleans.ca | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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Nowadays, American and European policymakers seem to have very different views on many economic policy issues. However, it would seem that they do share one thing in common. They both have learned very little from Greece’s sovereign debt crisis of...
From: The American | By: Ryan Nabil | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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Construction starts for coal-fired plants in China and India were down by 62% in January from last year
From: Time | By: Joe McDonald and Katy Daigle / AP | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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Freeform has put in development Flighty, a single-camera, half-hour comedy, from Alloy Entertainment and Warner Horizon TV. Written by Marissa Berlin (Baby Daddy), Flighty is a comedy about millennial flight attendants searching for adventure, romance...
From: Deadline Hollywood Daily | By: Denise Petski | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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Trier, the birthplace of Karl Marx, will display the 20-foot bronze statue, a gift from the nominally communist country. The city receives 150,000 Chinese tourists a year.
From: NPR | By: Lucian Kim | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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Trier, the birthplace of Karl Marx, will display the 20-foot bronze statue, a gift from the nominally communist country. The city receives 150,000 Chinese tourists a year.
From: NPR | By: Lucian Kim | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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The contrast between Trump's actual policies and his rhetoric about what allies "owe" is stark.
From: The American Conservative | By: Daniel Larison | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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The ESPN FC panel look ahead to England's friendly against Germany and discuss why the rivalry isn't what it once was. England forward Jermain Defoe believes himself and Zlatan Ibrahimovic set a good example for the younger generation. James Ward-Prowse...
From: ESPN | By: Mark Ogden, Senior Football Writer | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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The ESPN FC panel look ahead to England's friendly against Germany and discuss why the rivalry isn't what it once was. Gary Cahill says England face Germany without fear, even if the world champions are the team they aspire to become. This time last...
From: ESPN | By: PA Sport | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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The German company is continuing its habit of going after alleged copycats whenever it finds them.
From: Women's Wear Daily | By: Kali Hays | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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