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Monday Sep 22nd, 2014

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Robert TilfordBy Robert Tilford on Sunday, September 21st, 2014 at 9:17AM UTC
Egyptian Military Using American made AH-64 Attack Helicopter To Scare off unarmed protesters near Presidential Palace. Attack helicopter courtesy of US taxpayers. Unit cost $20 million dollars. Not including the 30 mm M230E1 Chain Gun, the Apache carries a range of external stores on its stub-wing pylons, typically a mixture of AGM-114 Hellfire anti-tank missiles, and Hydra 70 general-purpose unguided 70 mm (2.756 in) rockets.. On September 20, 2014 the Pentagon Press Secretary Rear Adm. John Kirby provided the following readout of a call from Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and Egyptian Minister of Defense Col. General Sedki Sobhy: “Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel spoke this morning with Egyptian Minister of Defense Colonel General Sedki Sobhy to confir... Full Story

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The right to a fair trial and the right to a defence

Would you go into a boxing ring against a tough opponent with both hands tied behind your back?  The question is so ridiculous that it hardly needs an answer.  Yet apparently tha... Full Story

French Lawyers and Iranian Resistance Figures Join in Celebrating France Dropping All Charges Against Iranian Dissidents

A number of prominent French lawyers issued a strong statement today, celebrating the end of an 11-year legal ordeal by Iranian dissidents in France, declaring it a victory for jus... Full Story

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New Cars, just add water

Today, a car is being prepped to go on a groundbreaking first testdrive. In Chicago, Local Motors has taken the helm to achieve the previously considered impossible. How long do yo... Full Story

Can You Handle a Sales Superstar: 10 Qualities to Look for in a “Closer”

You may not be able to handle one. The sales superstar is not for everyone, not for every company, every owner or every support staff. You know the saying, “be careful of what yo... Full Story

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Saipem Taqa Al-Rushaid Fabricators Co. Ltd. (STAR TAQA) poses after their first win against Zamil Tikaz, 90-84, in FAEC Cup.

Supan sizzles as Star Taqa Trips Zamil Tikaz in FAEC Cup

DAMMAM, SAUDI ARABIA – John Supan exploded for a season-high 31 points as Saipem Taqa Al-Rushaid Fabricators Co. Ltd. (Star Taqa) slipped past Zamil Tikaz, 90-84 in Intercompany ... Full Story

Reputed hockey tourney posponed for bizarre reason

The plunging civic services of Bhopal touched a new low when the famed decades old All India Obaidullah Gold Cup Hockey Tournament had to be postponed for a reason that was as biza... Full Story

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SmartWatches Are So Yesterday… Introducing The SmartRing!

  As Samsung, Apple and Co. are all launching their own takes on the SmartWatches, MOTA, a US company based in the Silicon Valley with its award-winning design team, has desig... Full Story

Johanna Coelho Always Get’s the Shot

When a great film wraps us up in its story it is easy to forget all the elements that have gone into what’s unfolding before our eyes, after all the point of film is to transport... Full Story