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Near-century old Land Wars memorial in central Auckland vandalised on Anzac DayNear-century old Land Wars memorial in central Auckland vandalised on Anzac Day

Reported by New Zealand Herald
A near-century old memorial paying tribute to those who fought in the New Zealand Land Wars has been defaced on a day many mark as a day of respect for fallen soldiers.The memorial, located on the corner of Wakefield and Symonds... »more

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The draft will be held Thursday, Friday and Saturday in Philadelphia. Times NFL writer Sam Farmer examines team needs by division.

Today, in the third of four daily parts, the North divisions:

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NASCAR star Dale Earnhardt Jr. to retire at end of season

Hendrick Motorsports says Dale Earnhardt Jr. will retire at the end of this season.

Earnhardt is a 14-time winner of NASCAR's most popular driver award. He has 26 career Cup victories, and that includes a pair of wins in the Daytona 500.

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China bans Islamic baby names in Muslim-majority Xinjiang

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Google Targets 'Fake News,' Offensive Search Suggestions

Google has sprinkled some new ingredients into its search engine in an effort to prevent bogus information and offensive suggestions from souring its results. The changes have been in the works for four months, but Google hadn't publicly discussed most of them until now. The announcement in a blog..
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Air China to resume flights to Pyongyang after three-week suspension
Air China, the only Chinese carrier with regular services to North Korea, will resume the flights between Beijing and Pyongyang on May 5 after a three-week suspension, state media reported on Tuesday. The flagship carrier will have two direct flights from Beijing to Pyongyang every week, departing on..
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BEIJING »
Bars, shops demolished in well-known expat haunt in Beijing
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