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US paratroopers in Afghanistan hope to give Taliban a few final blows
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 Stars and Stripes 
US paratroopers in Afghanistan hope to give Taliban a few final blows
Tue 29 Jul 2014
SHINKAI, Afghanistan — It was a homecoming of sorts for Lt. Col. Paul Larson, returning to this remote corner of southern Afghanistan at the twilight of America’s longest war. He was back to take ... (photo: USMC / Frances Johnson)
A sign for British pharmaceuticals firm GlaxoSmithKline is seen on its offices, in London, Monday, April 20, 2009. British drug maker GlaxoSmithKline PLC said Monday it will pay $2.9 billion to buy American dermatology business Stiefel Laboratories Inc. GlaxoSmithKline will also assume $400 million in debt and has agreed to a further payment of up to $300 million depending on performance, bringing the total cost of the deal to up to $3.6 billion.
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 The Guardian 
Despite strains, GlaxoSmithKline dividend seen safe for now
Tue 29 Jul 2014
By Ben Hirschler | LONDON (Reuters) - GlaxoSmithKline's fat dividend is under strain but Britain's biggest drugmaker is likely to scrape by without cutting payouts as it seeks to compensate investors ... (photo: AP / Sang Tan)
Talisman Energy offshore operations, jsa1  Reuters  Tue 29 Jul 2014
UPDATE 1-Talisman Energy posts surprise loss
(Adds details on pricing, share close) | July 29 (Reuters) - Talisman Energy Inc, Canada's fifth-largest independent petroleum producer, reported a surprise loss, hurt by lower gas prices in North Ame... (photo: Riser Installation BO-C(Set))
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West agrees wider Russia sanctions as Kiev says forces near crash site  The Himalayan  Tue 29 Jul 2014
West agrees wider Russia sanctions as Kiev says forces near crash site
   | Added At:  2014-07-29 1:15 PM |    Last Updated At: 2014-07-29 1:15 PM | The Himalayan Times - Saved Articles(s) | The headlines has been added to your saved article... (photo: WN / Marzena J.)
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Planned US, EU sanctions on Russia to target key economic sectors Stars and Stripes Tue 29 Jul 2014
Planned US, EU sanctions on Russia to target key economic sectors
WASHINGTON — The United States and European Union plan to impose new sanctions against Russia this week, including penalties targeting key sectors of the Russian econom... (photo: UN / Devra Berkowitz)
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Israel, Hamas trade blame for blast that killed 9 children in park Stars and Stripes Tue 29 Jul 2014
Israel, Hamas trade blame for blast that killed 9 children in park
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — Hamas and Israel blamed each other for an explosion at a Gaza park Monday that killed at least 10 Palestinians — including nine children playi... (photo: UN / Shareef Sarhan)
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Britain cuts EU migrants' access to welfare Al Jazeera Tue 29 Jul 2014
Britain cuts EU migrants' access to welfare
British Prime Minister David Cameron has set out new welfare rules to cut European migrants' access to social security payments, marking the latest in a string of British... (photo: European Community / EC)
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Christmas Lights Decoration 2011 in Oxford Street, London. China Daily Tue 29 Jul 2014
Britain announces visa reform package in China
The British Home Office on Monday announced a variety of improvements to the visa system in China, including a 24-hour visa service, the expansion of mobile biometrics, a... (photo: WN / Periasamy)
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People walk into the head office of Lloyds Banking Group in the City of London, Friday, Feb. 27, 2009. Lloyds Banking Group PLC reported Friday that profits fell 75 percent in its Lloyds TSB unit in 2008, while the recently acquired Halifax/Bank of Scotland lost 7.5 billion pounds (US$ 10.7 billion) over the The News & Observer Mon 28 Jul 2014
British bank Lloyds to pay $370 million to settle Libor probes
Lloyds Banking Group has agreed to pay nearly $370 million to American and British authorities, settling allegations the British bank manipulated a key interest rate. | T... (photo: AP / Sang Tan)
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How WWI gave us drones CNN Mon 28 Jul 2014
How WWI gave us drones
updated 12:02 PM EDT, Mon July 28, 2014 | Air power harks back to Civil War-era hot air balloons and was used all over the theaters of World War I for reconnaissance, bom... (photo: WN / marzena)
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In this Nov. 1, 2010 photo, Thomas Bishop, left, talks with a fellow specialist on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Monday, Nov. 1, 2010. Chicago Sun-Times Mon 28 Jul 2014
US stocks head lower
NEW YORK — The US stock market sank in trading Monday, ahead of a full week of economic reports and earnings. Major indexes turned lower after a report of sluggish sale... (photo: AP / Richard Drew)
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