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Amsterdam (Netherlands)

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  • Why Chocolope? To sell marijuana, you need a clever name

    Why Chocolope? To sell marijuana, you need a clever name
    Adam Orenstein spent years cross-breeding marijuana plants before arriving at his proud new strain, a tall stalky plant frosted with white crystally hairs prized by growers and smokers. But before releasing it to the public, he and his partners toiled...
  • Ukraine says Malaysian airliner shot down, 295 dead: agency

    KIEV (Reuters) - A Malaysian airliner was shot down over eastern Ukraine by militants on Thursday, killing all 295 people aboard, a Ukrainian interior ministry official was quoted as saying by Interfax-Ukraine news agency. The aircraft, which other...
  • Burning wreckage, bodies scattered after airliner crashes in Ukraine

    GRABOVO Ukraine (Reuters) - Dozens of bodies were scattered around the smouldering wreckage of a passenger jet that crashed in a field in eastern Ukraine on Thursday, a Reuters reporter said. An emergency services rescue worker said at least 100 bodies...
  • Malaysian PM says shocked by report Malaysian plane has gone down

    KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak said on Friday he was shocked by reports a Malaysia Airlines plane had gone down over Ukraine and he was launching an investigation. "I am shocked by reports that an MH plane crashed. We are...
  • Dutch go into mourning for victims of Malaysia jet downing

    Dutch go into mourning for victims of Malaysia jet downing
    The Netherlands went into national mourning Friday over the scores of Dutch victims in the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, which took off from Amsterdam but never reached its destination. More than half of the 298 people who died were Dutch. The...
  • AIDS activists hit hard by losses from downed Malaysian jet

    AIDS activists, researchers and caregivers often gather to learn from each other, swap notes and look ahead at how to fight one of the greatest public health challenges of their lives. This year, the 20th International AIDS conference is being held in...
  • Personal tragedies at heart of Malaysia's second national air disaster

    KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Malaysian Airlines flight attendant Sanjid Singh was not scheduled to be working on board doomed Flight MH17, but had swapped with a colleague - just months after his wife, also an attendant, had swapped her shift to avoid...
  • AIDS conference vows to honor colleagues killed in plane downing

    MELBOURNE (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Delegates at a global AIDS conference vowed on Saturday to renew efforts to end the deadly disease in honor of the commitment of colleagues killed when a Malaysian Airlines plane came down over Ukraine. The...
  • Holanda extradita a uno de los líderes del Cártel de Sinaloa a EEUU

    SAN DIEGO (Reuters) - Un supuesto miembro de alto nivel del Cártel de Sinaloa conocido como el "Chino Ántrax" fue extraditado el jueves desde Holanda a Estados Unidos, donde enfrenta cargos relacionados con el tráfico de drogas, dijo el Departamento de...
  • FUTBOL-Barcelona refuerza ataque con el polémico delantero uruguayo Luis Suárez

    BARCELONA (Reuters) - El Barcelona, que ya cuenta con Lionel Messi y Neymar en el ataque, reforzará aún más su temible línea ofensiva la próxima temporada luego de acordar con el Liverpool la compra del polémico delantero uruguayo Luis Suárez. Luego...
  • AIDS researchers killed in Malaysia Airlines crash honored in L.A.

    The AIDS Healthcare Foundation is holding a memorial today to honor the contingent of HIV researchers who were among the 298 people who perished when a Malaysia Airlines jet was shot down over eastern Ukraine. The foundation announced that it would...