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PhysOrg
You've heard of string theory. What about knot theory?UB knot theorist Bill Menasco’s personalized license plate. Credit: Douglas Lev
You've heard of string theory. What about knot theory?
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
UB knot theorist Bill Menasco’s personalized license plate. Credit: Douglas Levere You may not have heard of knot theory. But take it from Bill Menasco, a knot theorist of 35 years: This field of mathematics, rich in aesthetic beauty and... Read more
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UB Reporter - Buffalo University
You’ve heard of string theory. What about knot theory?Menasco is writing a textbook on mathematical discoveries that resulted from a
You’ve heard of string theory. What about knot theory?
UB Reporter - Buffalo University / Posted yesterday
Menasco is writing a textbook on mathematical discoveries that resulted from a 30-plus-year research partnership with Joan Birman of Columbia University and Barnard College. He hopes to finish the book, co-authored with his former PhD student Doug... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Book review: ‘In Other Words,’ a Bengali American writer’s first novel to be translated from ItalianIn Other Words By Jhumpa Lahiri; translated from Italian by Ann Goldstein 233
Book review: ‘In Other Words,’ a Bengali American writer’s first novel to be translated from Italian
The Buffalo News / Posted 5 days ago
In Other Words By Jhumpa Lahiri; translated from Italian by Ann Goldstein 233 pages, $26.95 By Michael D. Langan Jhumpa Lahiri (1967 – ) is an Indian Bengali American writer who won the 2000 Pulitzer Prize for her fiction, “Interpreter of... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Paul Feig Athena Film Festival Award AnnouncementPaul Feig is set to be the first man ever honored by the female-focused Athena
Paul Feig Athena Film Festival Award Announcement
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 6 days ago
Paul Feig is set to be the first man ever honored by the female-focused Athena Film Festival. The writer-director-producer will receive the first "Athena Leading Man" award, celebrating his longstanding, outspoken support for women in film. Feig... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Michael Eric Dyson On Why Racial Issues Weren't A 'Priority' For ObamaEver since Barack Obama was elected as the nation's first black president, the
Michael Eric Dyson On Why Racial Issues Weren't A 'Priority' For Obama
The Huffington Post / Posted 6 days ago
Ever since Barack Obama was elected as the nation's first black president, the issue of race has loomed over his administration. But interestingly, the president never actually prioritized race as a policy issue, Michael Eric Dyson told HuffPost Live... Read more
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Variety
Paul Feig Named Athena Film Festival's First Male HonoreeKnown for his female-centric box office hits, Feig will be honored for his cont
Paul Feig Named Athena Film Festival's First Male Honoree
Variety / Posted 6 days ago
Known for his female-centric box office hits, Feig will be honored for his contributions to film and relentless advocacy for a strong female presence in entertainment. His directorial efforts include “Bridesmaids” (2011), “The Heat” (2013) and “Spy”... Read more
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Yahoo News
What No One Tells You About Freshman Year in College "Any college women who battled the freshman blues & might be willing to talk
What No One Tells You About Freshman Year in College
Yahoo News / Posted 7 days ago
"Any college women who battled the freshman blues & might be willing to talk to me about it for a story?" I tweeted earlier this semester. Within minutes, I heard from Danielle (not her real... Read more
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Times Newsweekly
Happenings FEB. 4 - FEB. 10Is running your passion? Head over to Astoria Park at 9 a.m. on Saturday, Feb.
Happenings FEB. 4 - FEB. 10
Times Newsweekly / Posted 7 days ago
Is running your passion? Head over to Astoria Park at 9 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 6, and run like the wind! The New York Road Runners initiative has come together to organize weekly runs throughout parks all over the city. This run is between 2.5- 3... Read more
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The Forward
Historic Jewish Theological Seminary Plans $96M Campus ModernizationThe 130-year-old Jewish Theological Seminary of America is embarking on a $96 m
Historic Jewish Theological Seminary Plans $96M Campus Modernization
The Forward / Posted 10 days ago
The 130-year-old Jewish Theological Seminary of America is embarking on a $96 million multi-year modernization that will keep its storied past safe — and carry the spiritual center for Conservative Judaism into the next century. JTS officials on... Read more
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The Forward
Historic Jewish Theological Seminary Plans $96M Campus ModernizationThe 130-year-old Jewish Theological Seminary of America is embarking on a $96 m
Historic Jewish Theological Seminary Plans $96M Campus Modernization
The Forward / Posted 10 days ago
The 130-year-old Jewish Theological Seminary of America is embarking on a $96 million multi-year modernization that will keep its storied past safe — and carry the spiritual center for Conservative Judaism into the next century. JTS officials on... Read more
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PC Magazine
Everything Coming to Amazon Prime Video in February February might be the cruelest and coldest month but you've got these shows t
Everything Coming to Amazon Prime Video in February
PC Magazine / Posted 10 days ago
February might be the cruelest and coldest month but you've got these shows to keep you warm. April is said to be the cruelest month but really, it's February. The holidays are over, spring has... Read more
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PC Magazine
Movies and TV Shows Coming to Netflix in February This February, love in and on the air thanks to Netflix. Here's what to watch
Movies and TV Shows Coming to Netflix in February
PC Magazine / Posted 10 days ago
This February, love in and on the air thanks to Netflix. Here's what to watch. February is cold and cruel but at least it's short. One nasty lasting consequence of the month, though, is that Doctor... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
The law that created the billion-dolllar scaffold industry has turned city sidewalks into an obstacle courseScaffolds are ubiquitous in the city. One day in 2004, workmen arrived at the
The law that created the billion-dolllar scaffold industry has turned city sidewalks into an obstacle course
Crain's New York Business / Posted 17 days ago
Scaffolds are ubiquitous in the city. One day in 2004, workmen arrived at the corner of West 123rd Street and Lenox Avenue in Harlem to erect a sidewalk shed, one of those unsightly steel-and-wooden structures that pop up any time a building is... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
The law that created the billion-dollar scaffold industry has turned city sidewalks into an obstacle courseScaffolds are ubiquitous in the city. One day in 2004, workmen arrived at the
The law that created the billion-dollar scaffold industry has turned city sidewalks into an obstacle course
Crain's New York Business / Posted 18 days ago
Scaffolds are ubiquitous in the city. One day in 2004, workmen arrived at the corner of West 123rd Street and Lenox Avenue in Harlem to erect a sidewalk shed, one of those unsightly steel-and-wooden structures that pop up any time a building is... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
The law that created the billion-dolllar scaffold industry has turned city sidewalks into an obstacle courseScaffolds are ubiquitous in the city. One day in 2004, workmen arrived at the
The law that created the billion-dolllar scaffold industry has turned city sidewalks into an obstacle course
Crain's New York Business / Posted 18 days ago
Scaffolds are ubiquitous in the city. One day in 2004, workmen arrived at the corner of West 123rd Street and Lenox Avenue in Harlem to erect a sidewalk shed, one of those unsightly steel-and-wooden structures that pop up any time a building is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UN Names Nobel Laureate Gbowee Development AdvocateNew York — Nobel Prize Winner, Leymah Gbowee has been named by United Nations S
UN Names Nobel Laureate Gbowee Development Advocate
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
New York — Nobel Prize Winner, Leymah Gbowee has been named by United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki Moon to a high-level group of eminent Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Advocates to help promote action to achieve the SDGs adopted by world... Read more
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TribLIVE
How ‘PC’ went  from accolade  to aspersionThe phrase has become inescapable — again. In campaign speeches, media headline
How ‘PC’ went  from accolade  to aspersion
TribLIVE / Posted 24 days ago
The phrase has become inescapable — again. In campaign speeches, media headlines and your Twitter feed: “politically correct.” But what does it actually mean? Depends what year it is, and whom you're asking. These days, for GOP candidates, it's a... Read more
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Daily Mail
Family mourns Columbia student who died in crashFamily and friends hold funeral for Columbia University medical student, 21, ki
Family mourns Columbia student who died in crash
Daily Mail / Posted 26 days ago
Family and friends hold funeral for Columbia University medical student, 21, killed in bus crash while on field trip in Honduras Daniella Moffson, 21, was killed in the crash in Honduras on Wednesday Two other people died in the wreck, with 12... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
3 victims of Honduras bus crash were college students, nurseNEW YORK (AP) — The two New York college students and a nurse practitioner who
3 victims of Honduras bus crash were college students, nurse
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 28 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — The two New York college students and a nurse practitioner who died in a bus crash in Honduras while volunteering in the Central American country were bighearted, dedicated and caring, people who knew them said Thursday. Olivia... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
3 victims of Honduras bus crash were college students, nurseNEW YORK (AP) — The two New York college students and a nurse practitioner who
3 victims of Honduras bus crash were college students, nurse
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 28 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — The two New York college students and a nurse practitioner who died in a bus crash in Honduras while volunteering in the Central American country were bighearted, dedicated and caring, people who knew them said Thursday. Olivia... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
3 victims of Honduras bus crash were college students, nurseNEW YORK (AP) - The two New York college students and a nurse practitioner who
3 victims of Honduras bus crash were college students, nurse
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 28 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - The two New York college students and a nurse practitioner who died in a bus crash in Honduras while volunteering in the Central American country were bighearted, dedicated and caring, people who knew them said Thursday. Olivia... Read more
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KTVN Reno
3 victims of Honduras bus crash were college students, nurseNEW YORK (AP) - The two New York college students and a nurse practitioner who
3 victims of Honduras bus crash were college students, nurse
KTVN Reno / Posted 28 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - The two New York college students and a nurse practitioner who died in a bus crash in Honduras while volunteering in the Central American country were bighearted, dedicated and caring, people who knew them said Thursday. Olivia... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
3 victims of Honduras bus crash were college students, nurseNEW YORK (AP) - The two New York college students and a nurse practitioner who
3 victims of Honduras bus crash were college students, nurse
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 28 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - The two New York college students and a nurse practitioner who died in a bus crash in Honduras while volunteering in the Central American country were bighearted, dedicated and caring, people who knew them said Thursday. Olivia... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
3 victims of Honduras bus crash were college students, nurseNEW YORK (AP) - The two New York college students and a nurse practitioner who
3 victims of Honduras bus crash were college students, nurse
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 28 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - The two New York college students and a nurse practitioner who died in a bus crash in Honduras while volunteering in the Central American country were bighearted, dedicated and caring, people who knew them said Thursday. Olivia... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
3 victims of Honduras bus crash were college students, nurseNEW YORK (AP) - The two New York college students and a nurse practitioner who
3 victims of Honduras bus crash were college students, nurse
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 28 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - The two New York college students and a nurse practitioner who died in a bus crash in Honduras while volunteering in the Central American country were bighearted, dedicated and caring, people who knew them said Thursday. Olivia... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
3 victims of Honduras bus crash were college students, nurseNEW YORK (AP) - The two New York college students and a nurse practitioner who
3 victims of Honduras bus crash were college students, nurse
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 28 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - The two New York college students and a nurse practitioner who died in a bus crash in Honduras while volunteering in the Central American country were bighearted, dedicated and caring, people who knew them said Thursday. Olivia... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
3 victims of Honduras bus crash were college students, nurseNEW YORK (AP) - The two New York college students and a nurse practitioner who
3 victims of Honduras bus crash were college students, nurse
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 28 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - The two New York college students and a nurse practitioner who died in a bus crash in Honduras while volunteering in the Central American country were bighearted, dedicated and caring, people who knew them said Thursday. Olivia... Read more
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Naples Daily News
3 victims of Honduras bus crash were college students, nurseNEW YORK (AP) - The two New York college students and a nurse practitioner who
3 victims of Honduras bus crash were college students, nurse
Naples Daily News / Posted 28 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - The two New York college students and a nurse practitioner who died in a bus crash in Honduras while volunteering in the Central American country were bighearted, dedicated and caring, people who knew them said Thursday. Olivia... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
3 victims of Honduras bus crash were college students, nurseNEW YORK (AP) - The two New York college students and a nurse practitioner who
3 victims of Honduras bus crash were college students, nurse
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 28 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - The two New York college students and a nurse practitioner who died in a bus crash in Honduras while volunteering in the Central American country were bighearted, dedicated and caring, people who knew them said Thursday. Olivia... Read more
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KXXV Waco
3 victims of Honduras bus crash were college students, nurseNEW YORK (AP) - The two New York college students and a nurse practitioner who
3 victims of Honduras bus crash were college students, nurse
KXXV Waco / Posted 28 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - The two New York college students and a nurse practitioner who died in a bus crash in Honduras while volunteering in the Central American country were bighearted, dedicated and caring, people who knew them said Thursday. Olivia... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
3 victims of Honduras bus crash were college students, nurseNEW YORK (AP) - The two New York college students and a nurse practitioner who
3 victims of Honduras bus crash were college students, nurse
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 28 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - The two New York college students and a nurse practitioner who died in a bus crash in Honduras while volunteering in the Central American country were bighearted, dedicated and caring, people who knew them said Thursday. Olivia... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
3 victims of Honduras bus crash were college students, nurseNEW YORK (AP) - The two New York college students and a nurse practitioner who
3 victims of Honduras bus crash were college students, nurse
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 28 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - The two New York college students and a nurse practitioner who died in a bus crash in Honduras while volunteering in the Central American country were bighearted, dedicated and caring, people who knew them said Thursday. Olivia... Read more
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KOAM-TV Pittsburg
3 victims of Honduras bus crash were college students, nurseNEW YORK (AP) - The two New York college students and a nurse practitioner who
3 victims of Honduras bus crash were college students, nurse
KOAM-TV Pittsburg / Posted 28 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - The two New York college students and a nurse practitioner who died in a bus crash in Honduras while volunteering in the Central American country were bighearted, dedicated and caring, people who knew them said Thursday. Olivia... Read more
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DNA Info
3 Columbia Students Die in Bus Crash While Volunteering in HondurasColumbia College student Olivia Erhardt, Barnard College student Daniella Moffs
3 Columbia Students Die in Bus Crash While Volunteering in Honduras
DNA Info / Posted 28 days ago
Columbia College student Olivia Erhardt, Barnard College student Daniella Moffson and Abigail Flanagan, a nurse practitioner at Columbia University Medical Center and a General Studies student, all died in the crash, school officials said. Other... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Tarrytown
Rockland Woman Killed In Honduras Bus CrashSPARKILL, N.Y. -- A 45-year-old Rockland woman was among three people killed in
Rockland Woman Killed In Honduras Bus Crash
The Daily Voice - Tarrytown / Posted 28 days ago
SPARKILL, N.Y. -- A 45-year-old Rockland woman was among three people killed in a bus crash during a volunteer mission in Honduras on Wednesday, according ti multiple reports. Abigail Flanagan of Sparkill was a nurse practitioner at the Columbia... Read more
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The Forward
Jewish Columbia Student Among 3 Killed In Honduras CrashThey were there on a mission of mercy — and it ended in tragedy. Three Columbi
Jewish Columbia Student Among 3 Killed In Honduras Crash
The Forward / Posted 28 days ago
They were there on a mission of mercy — and it ended in tragedy. Three Columbia University student, including an Orthodox Jewish college junior, were killed when their bus fell off a rural road in Honduras Wednesday, down into a ravine. The body of... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Peekskill
Hudson Valley Woman Killed In Honduras Bus CrashSPARKILL, N.Y. -- A 45-year-old Rockland woman was among three people killed in
Hudson Valley Woman Killed In Honduras Bus Crash
The Daily Voice - Peekskill / Posted 28 days ago
SPARKILL, N.Y. -- A 45-year-old Rockland woman was among three people killed in a bus crash during a volunteer mission in Honduras on Wednesday, according ti multiple reports. Abigail Flanagan of Sparkill was a nurse practitioner at the Columbia... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Mount Pleasant
Hudson Valley Woman Killed In Honduras Bus CrashSPARKILL, N.Y. -- A 45-year-old Rockland woman was among three people killed in
Hudson Valley Woman Killed In Honduras Bus Crash
The Daily Voice - Mount Pleasant / Posted 28 days ago
SPARKILL, N.Y. -- A 45-year-old Rockland woman was among three people killed in a bus crash during a volunteer mission in Honduras on Wednesday, according ti multiple reports. Abigail Flanagan of Sparkill was a nurse practitioner at the Columbia... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Armonk
Hudson Valley Woman Killed In Honduras Bus CrashSPARKILL, N.Y. -- A 45-year-old Rockland woman was among three people killed in
Hudson Valley Woman Killed In Honduras Bus Crash
The Daily Voice - Armonk / Posted 28 days ago
SPARKILL, N.Y. -- A 45-year-old Rockland woman was among three people killed in a bus crash during a volunteer mission in Honduras on Wednesday, according ti multiple reports. Abigail Flanagan of Sparkill was a nurse practitioner at the Columbia... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Briarcliff
Hudson Valley Woman Killed In Honduras Bus CrashSPARKILL, N.Y. -- A 45-year-old Rockland woman was among three people killed in
Hudson Valley Woman Killed In Honduras Bus Crash
The Daily Voice - Briarcliff / Posted 28 days ago
SPARKILL, N.Y. -- A 45-year-old Rockland woman was among three people killed in a bus crash during a volunteer mission in Honduras on Wednesday, according ti multiple reports. Abigail Flanagan of Sparkill was a nurse practitioner at the Columbia... Read more
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People Magazine
3 Columbia University Students Die in Bus Accident in Honduras The vehicle after Wednesday's crash east of Tegucigalpa, Honduras. Three Col
3 Columbia University Students Die in Bus Accident in Honduras
People Magazine / Posted 28 days ago
The vehicle after Wednesday's crash east of Tegucigalpa, Honduras. Three Columbia University students died Wednesday when a bus in which they were traveling swerved off a road in... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
3 die in Honduras after bus carrying NY students crashesHONDURAS (CNN) - A bus carrying a group of students from New York City schools
3 die in Honduras after bus carrying NY students crashes
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 28 days ago
HONDURAS (CNN) - A bus carrying a group of students from New York City schools crashed in Honduras on Wednesday, killing three people, Columbia University reported. The students were on a volunteer mission organized by the group Global... Read more
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The Forward
VIDEO: Jewish Woman Among 3 Columbia Students Killed In Honduras CrashThree Columbia University students, including an Orthodox Jewish college junior
VIDEO: Jewish Woman Among 3 Columbia Students Killed In Honduras Crash
The Forward / Posted 28 days ago
Three Columbia University students, including an Orthodox Jewish college junior, were killed in a bus accident while on a volunteer mission in Honduras. The students, part of a group of 25, were working in the country through the University’s... Read more
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Rocklin & Roseville Today
Raley's Names New Senior Vice President of MarketingRoseville, CA - Raley's Family of Fine Stores has named Deirdre Zimmermann as S
Raley's Names New Senior Vice President of Marketing
Rocklin & Roseville Today / Posted 28 days ago
Roseville, CA - Raley's Family of Fine Stores has named Deirdre Zimmermann as Senior Vice President, Marketing. In her new role, Deirdre will lead the advertising, marketing and external communications teams to advance the company's brand. As the... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
2 New York college students and health-care volunteer die in Honduras bus crashTEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (AP) — Two New York college students and a U.S. health-ca
2 New York college students and health-care volunteer die in Honduras bus crash
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 28 days ago
TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (AP) — Two New York college students and a U.S. health-care worker died Wednesday in this Central American nation when their bus crashed while taking them to the airport to fly home after a volunteer mission helping poor... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
3 N.Y. students killed in Honduras bus crashA bus carrying a group of students from New York City schools crashed in Hondur
3 N.Y. students killed in Honduras bus crash
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 28 days ago
A bus carrying a group of students from New York City schools crashed in Honduras on Wednesday, killing three people, Columbia University reported. The students were on a volunteer mission organized by the group Global Brigades. "We at Global... Read more
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KY3 Springfield
3 N.Y. students killed in Honduras bus crashA bus carrying a group of students from New York City schools crashed in Hondur
3 N.Y. students killed in Honduras bus crash
KY3 Springfield / Posted 28 days ago
A bus carrying a group of students from New York City schools crashed in Honduras on Wednesday, killing three people, Columbia University reported. The students were on a volunteer mission organized by the group Global Brigades. "We at Global... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
3 N.Y. students killed in Honduras bus crashA bus carrying a group of students from New York City schools crashed in Hondur
3 N.Y. students killed in Honduras bus crash
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 28 days ago
A bus carrying a group of students from New York City schools crashed in Honduras on Wednesday, killing three people, Columbia University reported. The students were on a volunteer mission organized by the group Global Brigades. "We at Global... Read more
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KSPR Springfield
3 N.Y. students killed in Honduras bus crashA bus carrying a group of students from New York City schools crashed in Hondur
3 N.Y. students killed in Honduras bus crash
KSPR Springfield / Posted 28 days ago
A bus carrying a group of students from New York City schools crashed in Honduras on Wednesday, killing three people, Columbia University reported. The students were on a volunteer mission organized by the group Global Brigades. "We at Global... Read more
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