(Source: Ministry of Culture, Sports And Tourism of the Republic of Korea) The arrangement of Korean letters, syllabic blocks, digits and symbols has recently been newly added as an international standard used by the International Telecommunication Union (ITU). At the ITU-T Study Group meeting in June this year, the Cheonjiin (천지인) system of arranging Korean letters on a digital keyboard was added to the list of international standards in…
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Leahy Bill Aims to Rein In Government Snooping

by Blogburger on July 30, 2014

Government snooping on Americans would be curtailed under a bill introduced Tuesday in the U.S. Senate. The measure, sponsored by Senate Judiciary Chairman Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., would ban bulk collection of domestic information, limit the scope of searches by government agencies, and add transparency and reporting requirements. Further, it would reform procedures of the FISA Court, which oversees requests for surveillance warrants against suspected foreign intelligence agents inside the United States.
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3 Putin allies among 8 hit with new EU sanctions – MiamiHerald.com

July 30, 2014

Irish Independent 3 Putin allies among 8 hit with new EU sanctionsMiamiHerald.comBRUSSELS — Three long-time Putin associates are among eight people who have been hit with new European Union sanctions, an official EU document showed Wednesday. The EU measures were the first to target members of the Russian president's inner …US-EU sanctions: Why they target Russian […]

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Belfort fires back at Rockhold for comments on failed drug test

July 30, 2014

Vitor Belfort isn’t taking criticisms over his failed drug test personally. In fact, Belfort thinks the comments say more about the critics than anything, especially middleweight contender Luke Rockhold. "I think they are just afraid. I understand," Belfort said on Monday’s edition of The MMA Hour. "That playboy is… WN.com – Sport News

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Another NEW Episode Of Love & Hip Hop Atlanta Airs This Thursday — Watch A Sneak Peek Now!

July 30, 2014

This week, Love & Hip Hop Atlanta fans are getting a special treat — another brand new episode on a very special night! Yup, we’re airing the next episode of the show this Thursday, July 31 at 8PM ET/PT (with an encore at the usual time on Monday night at 8PM in case you miss […]

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Unconditional Gaza ceasefire needed now

July 30, 2014

Wednesday, 30 July 2014, 3:57 pm Press Release: Unconditional Gaza ceasefire needed now The Israeli response in Gaza is disproportionate and with the firing of tanks and mortars into civilian areas, increasingly indiscriminate, says Labour’s Foreign Affairs spokesperson David Shearer…. WN.com – International English News

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Turkey Bacon Wrapped Turkey Medallions

July 30, 2014

6Turkey AmericanWinter, Valentines Day, Summer, Spring, Fall, Grill, Main Dish, American, Turkey, Dinner, ComfortingPaprikaapple ciderapple jack bourbonCinnamonshallotsGarlicsalt and pepperTURKEY MEDALLIONSTURKEY BACONunsalted butterMarinade 1. Blend all marinade ingredients together in a shallow glass container. Reserve 1 cup marinade to use with sauce. Cover and refrigerate reserved marinade. Turkey Medallions 1. Wrap each slice of bacon around […]

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Meat scandal takes bite out of McDonald’s

July 30, 2014

McDonald’s in Japan takes a hit as fallout from a major food safety scandal widens. Business and financial news – CNNMoney.com

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OkCupid’s Confessed Hijinks Get Thumbs-Down

July 30, 2014

OkCupid has admitted carrying out psychological experiments on its users. Because OkCupid doesn’t really know what it’s doing, it needs to experiment to see what works and what doesn’t, cofounder Christian Rudder wrote in a blog post. Every Internet company needs to test different things with users, and website visitors are subjected to “hundreds of […]

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Weather kills 2,000 a year; cold is top culprit

July 30, 2014

NEW YORK (AP) — The weather kills at least 2,000 Americans each year and nearly two-thirds of the deaths are from the cold, according to a new government report. That may surprise some people, the researchers acknowledged. Hurricanes, tornadoes and heat waves “get more publicity, for some reason, than cold-related deaths,” said Deborah Ingram, one […]

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