Turkey journalists and activist acquitted of terrorism charges

Image copyright AFP Image caption Sebnem Korur Fincanci, chairwoman of Turkey’s Human Rights Foundation, as she walks free A Turkish court has acquitted two journalists and a human rights activist of terrorism charges. The three defendants had been accused of spreading terrorist propaganda for their work with a Kurdish newspaper, …

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Tattoos, tans and techno: the photographers capturing the unseen Beirut

‘Parties are a privileged place, a space for exploration, a time for fusion,” says photographer Cha Gonzalez. They’re also the focus of her series Abandon, which looks at the way some Lebanese people have used nightlife – and techno music in particular – as a release after the trauma of …

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When Apollo 11 landed on the moon, Major League Baseball stood still

Players and fans observe a moment of silent prayer July 20, 1969, at Yankee Stadium after the scoreboard flashed the news that the three astronauts had safely landed on the moon. (Harry Harris/AP) Scott Allen Reporter covering D.C. pro and local college sports July 17 at 6:00 AM At 4:17 …

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Visiting Capcom For Monster Hunter World: Iceborne

By now we hope you’ve noticed we’ve been rolling out exclusive features on Monster Hunter World: Iceborne throughout July. We hope you learned new details about the game – thanks for following along! To close things out, we have a much lighter and sillier video we put together highlighting our trip …

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It’s all been documented

Pilot fish is document control analyst for a massive update and redesign of several dozen systems. Early in the multi-year process he is sent guidelines for naming the documents so that they can be easily identified within a matrix of system development steps. But it’s months later when the documents …

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Sudanese military, protesters sign power-sharing document

CAIRO — Sudan’s ruling military and the pro-democracy movement on Wednesday signed a political document that’s part of a power-sharing deal meant to end the country’s deadlock after weeks of stalled talks. The two sides — representatives from the military council and the Forces for Declaration of Freedom and Change …

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Google Maps now displays bike-sharing stations worldwide

Google Maps is bringing bike-sharing station information to global markets from today, more than a year after first debuting the feature in New York City. Google introduced an integration with Citi Bike in the Big Apple last April, showing travelers the nearest bike-sharing station and revealing how many bikes are …

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