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2014-07-10 00:56

Lionel Messi's Argentina beat Netherlands in a penalty shootout to reach the Soccer World Cup final for the first time since 1990.

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2014-07-09 22:22

Free State health care workers have staged an overnight sit-in at the province's health headquarters known as Bophelo House.


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2014-07-09 21:14

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2014-07-09 21:07

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2014-07-09 23:13

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US scientists are turning to soliciting donations from the public for projects via crowdfunding.


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