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Defeat of Far-Right in Austria Is No Cause for Celebration

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Cornell expert available for comments on U.S. probe into Russian doping

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Are Italians or Swedes More Likely to Cheat on Their Taxes?

Wide variations can be seen in how far citizens from different countries evade tax. While this can be attributed to how well institutions deter tax avoidance through audits and fines, cultural differences may also play a part.

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Floods and Coastal Erosion May Expose Contents of UK Landfills, Study Finds

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The contents of historic coastal landfill sites could pose a significant environmental threat if they erode, according to a new study from Queen Mary University of London (QMUL).

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New Interpretation of the Rök Runestone Inscription Changes View of Viking Age

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The Rök Runestone, erected in the late 800s in the Swedish province of Östergötland, is the world's most well-known runestone. Its long inscription has seemed impossible to understand, despite the fact that it is relatively easy to read. A new interpretation of the inscription has now been presented - an interpretation that breaks completely with a century-old interpretative tradition. What has previously been understood as references to heroic feats, kings and wars in fact seems to refer to the monument itself.

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European Politicians Seek Rethink on Proposal to Relicense Glyphosate for 10 Years

Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) in Brussels concerned with cancer prevention want a delay on the European Commission's proposal to re-license glyphosate, the active ingredient in RoundUp and other herbicides, for another 10 years.

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European Union Unable to Handle Crises, Voters Turn to Nationalist Right

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Germany Adds Fuel to Turkey’s Assault on Freedom of Speech, Press

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Press Freedoms in Turkey Crumble, Germany Adds Fuel to the Fire

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Turkish tactics to limit freedom of speech and press have reached new heights, says Ankara native Evren Celik Wiltse. Not only has President Recep Tayyip Erdogan intimidated and jailed journalists in his own country, but his efforts have gone international.

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Obama’s Balancing Act - Reduce U.S. Footprint While Holding World Order

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Mediterranean Loggerhead Turtles Dying in Waters Off the Middle East and North Africa

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Thousands of loggerhead turtles are killed annually in areas of Syria, Libya and Egypt and Tunisia where they travel to find food, a new study led by researchers at the University of Exeter has highlighted.

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Bosnian Serb Leader’s 40 Years Sentence Is Cause for Dismay

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UGA Experts Ready to Discuss Terrorism and World Security

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In Wake of Brussels Attacks, What Does the Islamic State Group Want?

The Islamic State group is once again in the headlines, with the organization taking credit for today’s series of deadly explosions in Brussels. USC researchers have worked with a team of international experts to conduct a text analysis to understand the Islamic State group’s strategies.

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Creighton Law Prof Available for Comment on Radovan Karadzic Sentencing

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Law Expert to Discuss Effects of Crises and U.S. in Demise of European Union’s Social Rights

Keith Ewing, an internationally recognized expert on labor law and constitutional law, will discuss how U.S. opposition to social and economic rights play a role in the undoing of the social welfare state in Europe in "The Death of Social Europe" from noon to 1:30 p.m., Wednesday, March 30, in the Marjorie and Ralph Knowles Conference Center at Georgia State University College of Law.

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Expert Available to Discuss ISIS Recruiting Videos

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Northwestern University professor of screenwriting David E. Tolchinsky is available to comment on the emotional and physical power of ISIS recruiting videos.

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Northeastern University Terrorism and Security Expert Max Abrahms Available to Comment on Brussels Attacks

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Northeastern University Politics and Security Experts Weigh in on Brussels Attacks

The horrific bombings in Brussels on Monday morning killed dozens and injured hundreds at the city’s airport and a train station, leaving another European nation reeling after a terrorist attack and generating more questions about the ongoing fight against terrorism.

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Efforts To Curtail World Temps Will Almost Surely Fail

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Goals set a few months ago in Paris to prevent further rising of worldwide temperatures are almost sure to fail and will never be achieved, according to a new study by two Texas A&M University at Galveston researchers.