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  • Elections ou Référendum

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    Si la sortie du Royaume-Uni de l'Union européenne semble hautement probable, la demande d'un report long pourrait transformer les élections européennes en Grande Bretagne en référendum déguisé et propice au pro-européens.

     
  • Beltway Insider: Trump Taxes; Immigration/ Kate Steinle; Mueller/Flynn Guilty; Germany; North Korea; Argentina; Stanford Rapist; Matt Lauer

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    President Donald J. Trump, who ran heavily on Immigration Reform promising to make America safe again, was presented with a very real opportunity this week after a San Francisco jury acquitted an illegal immigrant of murder.

     
  • Boundaries Review - Strong Character Driven Performances Create Indie Gold

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    Boundaries from Sony Picture Classics, brings to the screen a story of redemption, of healing, of forgiveness and closure as a daughter and her pot-smoking, dealing father, her son and his collection of unique and slightly odd friends.

     
  • Central Park Five Settles Decade Long Civil Suit

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    The Central Park Five, found guilty in a sham trial for the vicious sexual assault and attempted murder of a white investment banker jogging in Central Park in spring 1989, have settled a decade long civil suit, for $40 million, with New York City.

     
  • Good Kill Review – Precise, Intelligent, Defining Modern Warfare

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    GOOD KILL, from IFC Films and Voltage Pictures, presents a sharp, edgy, significant film on the politics of drone warfare, the government’s ability to conduct battle and inflict mass casualty without leaving the states.

     
  • Beltway Insider: Obama Fails Handling Belgium Attack; Brussels; ISIS, Taliban Strike Three Cities; Election 2016

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    Two separate terror organizations, Islamic State and the Taliban, initiated an active, multi-national, campaign this week, sending out three teams of suicide bombers, killing at least 141 and injuring more than 500 in the attacks in Belgium, Iraq and Pakistan.

     
  • Rough Guides Berlin Book Review – Introduces a Gritty, Historical, Sophisticated City

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    Rough Guide Berlin, from APA Publications, presents the thriving cosmopolitan capital of Germany organizing a traveler's guide to a stunning blend of 20th century history, gritty culture, edgy fashion, superb museums, post-modern art, and unsurpassed nightlife.

     
  • Consumers Pay the Price of Russian Fuel Pipeline Cyberattack

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    More than 300million drivers, from Texas to Pennsylvania, are facing the possibility of gasoline shortages, resulting in long lines and empty pumps, as the reality of a week-long shut down of one of the nation's largest pipeline looms.

     
  • Lotus Exige Cup 380: King of Road and Race

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    Without equal and without compromise, the ballistic new Exige Cup 380 coupe provides the perfect balance between fully type approved road car and genuine race car to deliver the ultimate track-and-back street-legal Lotus.

     
  • World News: The Yellow Vest Movement Showing Signs of Fading

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    What will remain of the movement of the Yellow Vests? No one can say it, but the current wilting of the movement finds its origins in the absence of political structuring able to ensure its durability.

     
  • Auction House Bonhams Launches ‘What’s In Your Jewelry Box?’ Campaign

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    Meteoric price rises for top-quality antique jewelry and gemstones mean tens of thousands of Americans may be sitting on valuable family heirlooms without knowing their true value, according to one of the world's leading auction houses.

     
  • Money News: US, London, Asian Markets Rally; France, India, Canada Close Down

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    The DOW Jones Industrial Average, NASDAQ, the S&P 500, London and Asian Markets, rallied to cheer investors as analysts announced leading indicators reveal an upcoming Bear market, even as markets exhibit steady gains across the board, is imminent.

     
  • NYC Arts: Chase Contemporary Presents British Artist’s The Connor Brothers Solo Exhibition

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    Chase Contemporary is pleased to announce the first solo exhibition in the United States with British artists The Connor Brothers, in partnership with British brand Maddox gallery, entitled "A Dangerous Idea," on view beginning Thursday, January 31, 2019.  

     
  • 1965 Ferrari 275 GTB Alloy, Among 70 Collector Cars And Sports & Racing Rarities Joining RM Sotheby’s 2018 Paris Sale

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    RM Sotheby’s 2018 European auction calendar begins in Paris with an auction offering that features stunning sports, racing, and performance lots, including a 1965 Ferrari 275 GTB Alloy, a one-of-five 2-litre 1954 OSCA 2000 S and a rare Porsche 911 ‘993’ Turbo Cabriolet.

     
  • Beltway Insider Special: Hillary Clinton’s Post Election Self-Examination

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    Hillary Clinton is out; no longer hiking in the woods securing a fresh perspective, the former Presidential Candidate has opened herself to the media to discuss with logical reasoning the electoral loss that cost the people her Presidency.