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AllAfrica.com
EFF Statement on the Party's Third AnniversaryThree years ago, on this day, 1 100 delegates gathered at the Uncle Tom's Hall
EFF Statement on the Party's Third Anniversary
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
Three years ago, on this day, 1 100 delegates gathered at the Uncle Tom's Hall in Soweto to form the Economic Freedom Fighters. Three years later, this number has multiplied by hundreds of thousands who have joined the ranks of what is the fastest... Read more
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Miami New Times
The Dubious Diaz de La Portilla DynastyThe photo is reminiscent of a poster for The Sopranos. Three men dressed in nat
The Dubious Diaz de La Portilla Dynasty
Miami New Times / Posted 5 hours ago
The photo is reminiscent of a poster for The Sopranos. Three men dressed in natty suits with slicked-back hair saunter down a dimly lit, brick-paved alley. They leave little room to pass. It seems like they are intentionally blocking someone's... Read more
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Black Press USA
Hell or High WaterBy Dwight Brown (NNPA Newswire Film Critic) “I been poor my whole life. It’s l
Hell or High Water
Black Press USA / Posted 18 hours ago
By Dwight Brown (NNPA Newswire Film Critic) “I been poor my whole life. It’s like a disease.” And with that thought in mind, two brothers, Toby (Chris Pine, Star Trek’s Captain Kirk) a divorced dad and Tanner Howard (Ben Foster, “Lone Survivor”) an... Read more
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Japan Today
Sea Shepherd to battle on after Japan whaling court deal in U.S. ‹ Japan TodayJapanese whalers on Tuesday celebrated what they described as a court victory i
Sea Shepherd to battle on after Japan whaling court deal in U.S. ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted yesterday
Japanese whalers on Tuesday celebrated what they described as a court victory in the U.S. to end years of high seas clashes with anti-whaling group Sea Shepherd, which immediately vowed to fight on. The two sides have waged a legal and public... Read more
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Pilipino Star
BPI acquires 10% stake in Rizal Bank IncorporationMANILA, Philippines – Ayala-led Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI) is deepeni
BPI acquires 10% stake in Rizal Bank Incorporation
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
MANILA, Philippines – Ayala-led Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI) is deepening its reach in the microfinance space to serve unserved and underserved Filipinos through the acquisition of a 10 percent stake in Rizal Bank Inc. (RBI). BPI president... Read more
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Business Standard India
Fault line in banking sector raises concerns: PranabHe was speaking at the first year anniversary of Bandhan Bank's operations The
Fault line in banking sector raises concerns: Pranab
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
He was speaking at the first year anniversary of Bandhan Bank's operations There was a fault line in the Indian banking sector, given the sluggishness in recovery and injudicious lending, among... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Slimantics: Pappy 0'Bryant and his 'brain trust'This month, the people who run the state -- Gov. Phil Bryant, Lt. Gov. Tate Ree
Slimantics: Pappy 0'Bryant and his 'brain trust'
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
This month, the people who run the state -- Gov. Phil Bryant, Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves and Speaker of the House Phillip Gunn -- announced their intentions to "reform" the state's tax structure as a means of a reviving a state economy that appears to be... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Sea Shepherd to battle on after Japan court victoryAnti-whaling activists to battle on despite Japan court victory Japanese whale
Sea Shepherd to battle on after Japan court victory
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
Anti-whaling activists to battle on despite Japan court victory Japanese whalers are celebrating what they describe as a court victory in the United States to end years of high seas clashes with anti-whaling group Sea Shepherd, which has vowed to... Read more
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DW
Settlement setback for anti-whaling activists |The Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, which wages a direct action campaign aga
Settlement setback for anti-whaling activists |
DW / Posted 2 days ago
The Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, which wages a direct action campaign against whaling on the high seas, has agreed to refrain from hindering Japanese whaling activities under a US court-mediated settlement, two key players in Japan's commercial... Read more
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PhysOrg
Activists to battle on after Japan whaling court victoryThe arch enemies have waged a legal and public relations battle as Sea Shepherd
Activists to battle on after Japan whaling court victory
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
The arch enemies have waged a legal and public relations battle as Sea Shepherd has sought to disrupt an annual whale hunt in the Antarctic that Japan defends as scientific research Japanese whalers on Tuesday celebrated what they described as a... Read more
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The Norway Post
IMF: Norway's economy continues to perform wellThe International Monetary Fund (IMF) has presented its views on the Norwegian
IMF: Norway's economy continues to perform well
The Norway Post / Posted 2 days ago
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has presented its views on the Norwegian economy and Norwegian economic policy, and concludes that the Norwegian economy continues to perform well.(Photo: Finance Minister Sigbjørn Johnsen) The report was... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Activists to battle on after Japan whaling court victoryTOKYO: Japanese whalers on Tuesday (Aug 23) celebrated what they described as a
Activists to battle on after Japan whaling court victory
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
TOKYO: Japanese whalers on Tuesday (Aug 23) celebrated what they described as a court victory in the US to end years of high seas clashes with anti-whaling group Sea Shepherd, which immediately vowed to fight on. The arch enemies have waged a legal... Read more
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Post Magazine
Mark Goldblatt wins runoff election for Academy seatLOS ANGELES – The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences recently announce
Mark Goldblatt wins runoff election for Academy seat
Post Magazine / Posted 2 days ago
LOS ANGELES – The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences recently announced that Oscar-nominated film editor Mark Goldblatt (Terminator 2: Judgment Day) has won the runoff election for the open Film Editors Branch seat on the 2016–2017 Board of... Read more
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The Manila Times
Activists to battle on after Japan whaling court victoryTOKYO: Japanese whalers on Tuesday celebrated what they described as a court vi
Activists to battle on after Japan whaling court victory
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
TOKYO: Japanese whalers on Tuesday celebrated what they described as a court victory in the US to end years of high seas clashes with anti-whaling group Sea Shepherd, which immediately vowed to fight on. The arch enemies have waged a legal and... Read more
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Inquirier.net
BPI invests in microfinance bank Rizal BankTop officials of BPI, RBI sign partnership deal AYALA-led Bank of the Philippi
BPI invests in microfinance bank Rizal Bank
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
Top officials of BPI, RBI sign partnership deal AYALA-led Bank of the Philippine Island has signed a deal to buy a 10 percent stake in microfinance-oriented rural bank Rizal Bank Inc. (RBI), expanding efforts to contribute to financial inclusion in... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Supporting Wreaths Across AmericaImagine a handmade Balsam fir wreath placed on each of the 96,000 marble graves
Supporting Wreaths Across America
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 2 days ago
Imagine a handmade Balsam fir wreath placed on each of the 96,000 marble gravestones at Fort Logan National Cemetery. That is the ambitious goal of Senior Veterans, Inc., a national non-profit based in Colorado Springs. "Our charity has teamed with... Read more
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The Mercury News
Santa Cruz nonprofit provides free medical marijuana to California vetsLIVE OAK -- By 6 p.m. Monday, more than 100 U.S. veterans had lined up in the b
Santa Cruz nonprofit provides free medical marijuana to California vets
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
LIVE OAK -- By 6 p.m. Monday, more than 100 U.S. veterans had lined up in the back parking lot of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 7263. The group consisted of men and women from all branches and eras of the military. They chatted amiably or... Read more
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Southwest Daily News
Leo Russell Keene II yearned to connect Sulphur, Frasch's German hometownKeene II died in Sulphur this past July. Mike told the Southwest Daily News tha
Leo Russell Keene II yearned to connect Sulphur, Frasch's German hometown
Southwest Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
Keene II died in Sulphur this past July. Mike told the Southwest Daily News that one of his brother's unfulfilled wishes was to help develop a relationship between the city that Frasch's mining process built and Frasch's hometown in Germany. Sulphur... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
DA blames ANC for Tshwane power cuts, land invasions - ANC blames EFFThe party is pointing fingers at disgruntled African National Congress (ANC) br
DA blames ANC for Tshwane power cuts, land invasions - ANC blames EFF
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 3 days ago
The party is pointing fingers at disgruntled African National Congress (ANC) branch members‚ whom it accuses of being behind acts of land invasion and power cuts. Newly elected mayor Solly Msimanga’s spokesman‚ Motheo Mtimkulu‚ said disrupters would... Read more
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Philly.com
Air Force alone in halting use of foam that tainted wellsThe Air Force said last week that it would stop using the potentially dangerous
Air Force alone in halting use of foam that tainted wells
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
The Air Force said last week that it would stop using the potentially dangerous firefighting foam that over years contaminated some local water supplies, but no other military branch has a public plan to ban the foam at its bases. Since 2014, 16... Read more
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Colorado Daily
Ex-members accuse Boulder's Resurrection Church of cult-like campus ministryFormer members of Boulder's Resurrection Church are speaking out in hopes of wa
Ex-members accuse Boulder's Resurrection Church of cult-like campus ministry
Colorado Daily / Posted 3 days ago
Former members of Boulder's Resurrection Church are speaking out in hopes of warning incoming University of Colorado students about what they say is a cult-like campus ministry. The Boulder church, which recruits CU students and holds Sunday... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Veterinarian aims to change PH food retailA veterinarian and former instructor left the comfort of the University of the
Veterinarian aims to change PH food retail
Manila Standard Today / Posted 4 days ago
A veterinarian and former instructor left the comfort of the University of the Philippines’ campus in the mid-1980s to go into poultry farming. Today, his integrated food production and supply business employs 1,800 people and leads the... Read more
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The Economic Times
SBI merger with associates, BMB exempt from CCI approvalThe acquisition is exempt from the approval of Competition Commission of India
SBI merger with associates, BMB exempt from CCI approval
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
The acquisition is exempt from the approval of Competition Commission of India under the Competition Act 2002, sources said. As per the amendment to the Competition Act, consolidation in the banking sector space is exempt from the approval of CCI,... Read more
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Boston Globe
Old Time Baseball Game an all-time classicHere are the basics for a great time this Thursday night in Cambridge: grab a l
Old Time Baseball Game an all-time classic
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
Here are the basics for a great time this Thursday night in Cambridge: grab a lawn chair, get yourself to St. Peter’s Field (a short line drive from Fresh Pond) around 7 p.m., and plunk yourself down at the edge of the ballfield for nine innings of... Read more
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Calcutta News
SBI looks to add $120 billion to its asset base Mumbai, Aug 20 (IANS) The country's largest lender State Bank of India on Sat
SBI looks to add $120 billion to its asset base
Calcutta News / Posted 5 days ago
Mumbai, Aug 20 (IANS) The country's largest lender State Bank of India on Saturday said it is looking to add $120 billion (Rs 8 lakh crore) assets following the merger of all its associates banks and... Read more
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New Kerala
SBI looks to add $120 billion to its asset base - newkerala.com #107717Mumbai, Aug 20 : The country's largest lender State Bank of India on Saturday s
SBI looks to add $120 billion to its asset base - newkerala.com #107717
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
Mumbai, Aug 20 : The country's largest lender State Bank of India on Saturday said it is looking to add $120 billion (Rs 8 lakh crore) assets following the merger of all its associates banks and Bhartiya Mahila Bank with it. The SBI has decided to... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
THV11 Movie Review: Ben-HurI hate to admit it but we live in an age of remakes and sequels where every stu
THV11 Movie Review: Ben-Hur
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 5 days ago
I hate to admit it but we live in an age of remakes and sequels where every studio wants to find a way to turn everything into a franchise. Some movies are sacred ground, most are not. Okay, none of them are sacred ground. Don’t believe me? Just wait... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
members accuse Boulder's Resurrection Church of cult-like campus ministryFormer members of Boulder's Resurrection Church are speaking out in hopes of wa
members accuse Boulder's Resurrection Church of cult-like campus ministry
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 6 days ago
Former members of Boulder's Resurrection Church are speaking out in hopes of warning incoming University of Colorado students about what they say is a cult-like campus ministry. The Boulder church, which recruits CU students and holds Sunday... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Chaos, trash and tears: Inside Seattle’s flawed homeless sweepsOne morning this spring, under Interstate 5 along Jackson Street, homeless resi
Chaos, trash and tears: Inside Seattle’s flawed homeless sweeps
The Seattle Times / Posted 6 days ago
One morning this spring, under Interstate 5 along Jackson Street, homeless residents emerged from tents and shelters built from broken branches to find state crews and a dump truck arriving on scene. The day before, workers had handed out green... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Lake District pickle maker tastes success at food awardsA LAKE District speciality pickle-maker enjoyed a spoonful of success at the Gr
Lake District pickle maker tastes success at food awards
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
A LAKE District speciality pickle-maker enjoyed a spoonful of success at the Great Taste 2016 food awards. David Farraday's Cumberland pickle impressed judges with its tangy flavour and 'gentle heat' during blind-tasting at the prestigious... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Nessacus Leadership Program helps kids step up and team up for community-building projectsDALTON — Ask the youths involved in the Nessacus Summer Leadership Program what
Nessacus Leadership Program helps kids step up and team up for community-building projects
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 6 days ago
DALTON — Ask the youths involved in the Nessacus Summer Leadership Program what they did during summer vacation and they might tell you they supported a pet food pantry, or started a recycling program, or came together to master the art of spreading... Read more
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New Kerala
77 mn women added to banking system in 1 year ( - newkerala.com #107079As many as 358 million Indian women (61 per cent) have bank accounts, up from 2
77 mn women added to banking system in 1 year ( - newkerala.com #107079
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
As many as 358 million Indian women (61 per cent) have bank accounts, up from 281 million (48 per cent) in 2014, the biggest jump for "banked" women among eight South Asian and African countries surveyed by Intermedia, a global consultancy. The... Read more
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ECMConnection
Dime Community Bank Leverages BancWorks To Maximize Sharing Of Information Across Its Branch NetworkJOHNSON CITY, TENN.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Headquartered in Brooklyn, N.Y. and wit
Dime Community Bank Leverages BancWorks To Maximize Sharing Of Information Across Its Branch Network
ECMConnection / Posted 6 days ago
JOHNSON CITY, TENN.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Headquartered in Brooklyn, N.Y. and with more than $5.5 billion in assets, Dime Community Bank sought a premier state-of–the-art solution to replace its existing file sharing system. After considering several... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Bluegrass Band coming to Mount Vernon Music Hall - Event Type:Concert: Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Bluegrass Band Event Date: at 7:00 p.m. Location:Mount Vernon Music Hall 402 Leftwich St. at Yates Mount Vernon Texas 754...Event Type:Concert: Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Bluegrass Band Event Date:8-27-16 at
Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Bluegrass Band coming to Mount Vernon Music Hall - Event Type:Concert: Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Bluegrass Band Event Date: at 7:00 p.m. Location:Mount Vernon Music Hall 402 Leftwich St. at Yates Mount Vernon Texas 754...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
Event Type:Concert: Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Bluegrass Band Event Date:8-27-16 at 7:00 p.m. Location:Mount Vernon Music Hall 402 Leftwich St. at Yates Mount Vernon, Texas 75457 Contact:Mark Miller at 903-563-3780 or visit... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Regulators saw Lake Houston oil spill, did littleThe Texas Railroad commission has not identified or penalized the oil company t
Regulators saw Lake Houston oil spill, did little
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 7 days ago
The Texas Railroad commission has not identified or penalized the oil company that owned the leaking tank battery. The tank battery leaked oil into Lake Houston when flooding happened in May and June. (Photo: Courtesy Texas Railroad Commission) By... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Regulators saw Lake Houston oil spill, did littleThe Texas Railroad commission has not identified or penalized the oil company t
Regulators saw Lake Houston oil spill, did little
Ventura County Star / Posted 7 days ago
The Texas Railroad commission has not identified or penalized the oil company that owned the leaking tank battery. The tank battery leaked oil into Lake Houston when flooding happened in May and June. (Photo: Courtesy Texas Railroad Commission) By... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Regulators saw Lake Houston oil spill, did littleThe Texas Railroad commission has not identified or penalized the oil company t
Regulators saw Lake Houston oil spill, did little
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 7 days ago
The Texas Railroad commission has not identified or penalized the oil company that owned the leaking tank battery. The tank battery leaked oil into Lake Houston when flooding happened in May and June. (Photo: Courtesy Texas Railroad Commission) By... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Regulators saw Lake Houston oil spill, did littleThe Texas Railroad commission has not identified or penalized the oil company t
Regulators saw Lake Houston oil spill, did little
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 7 days ago
The Texas Railroad commission has not identified or penalized the oil company that owned the leaking tank battery. The tank battery leaked oil into Lake Houston when flooding happened in May and June. (Photo: Courtesy Texas Railroad Commission) By... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Regulators saw Lake Houston oil spill, did littleThe Texas Railroad commission has not identified or penalized the oil company t
Regulators saw Lake Houston oil spill, did little
The Record Searchlight / Posted 7 days ago
The Texas Railroad commission has not identified or penalized the oil company that owned the leaking tank battery. The tank battery leaked oil into Lake Houston when flooding happened in May and June. (Photo: Courtesy Texas Railroad Commission) By... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Battle of Long Tan timelineLate afternoon August 18, 1966 South Vietnam for three and a half hours, in the
Battle of Long Tan timeline
Daily Examiner / Posted 7 days ago
Late afternoon August 18, 1966 South Vietnam for three and a half hours, in the pouring rain, amid the mud and shattered trees of a rubber plantation called Long Tan, Major Harry Smith and his dispersed company of 108 young and mostly inexperienced... Read more
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Northern Star
Battle of Long Tan timelineLate afternoon August 18, 1966 South Vietnam for three and a half hours, in the
Battle of Long Tan timeline
Northern Star / Posted 7 days ago
Late afternoon August 18, 1966 South Vietnam for three and a half hours, in the pouring rain, amid the mud and shattered trees of a rubber plantation called Long Tan, Major Harry Smith and his dispersed company of 108 young and mostly inexperienced... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Battle of Long Tan timelineLate afternoon August 18, 1966 South Vietnam for three and a half hours, in the
Battle of Long Tan timeline
The Daily Mercury / Posted 7 days ago
Late afternoon August 18, 1966 South Vietnam for three and a half hours, in the pouring rain, amid the mud and shattered trees of a rubber plantation called Long Tan, Major Harry Smith and his dispersed company of 108 young and mostly inexperienced... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Battle of Long Tan timelineLate afternoon August 18, 1966 South Vietnam for three and a half hours, in the
Battle of Long Tan timeline
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
Late afternoon August 18, 1966 South Vietnam for three and a half hours, in the pouring rain, amid the mud and shattered trees of a rubber plantation called Long Tan, Major Harry Smith and his dispersed company of 108 young and mostly inexperienced... Read more
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Queensland Times
Battle of Long Tan timelineLate afternoon August 18, 1966 South Vietnam for three and a half hours, in the
Battle of Long Tan timeline
Queensland Times / Posted 7 days ago
Late afternoon August 18, 1966 South Vietnam for three and a half hours, in the pouring rain, amid the mud and shattered trees of a rubber plantation called Long Tan, Major Harry Smith and his dispersed company of 108 young and mostly inexperienced... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Battle of Long Tan timelineLate afternoon August 18, 1966 South Vietnam for three and a half hours, in the
Battle of Long Tan timeline
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
Late afternoon August 18, 1966 South Vietnam for three and a half hours, in the pouring rain, amid the mud and shattered trees of a rubber plantation called Long Tan, Major Harry Smith and his dispersed company of 108 young and mostly inexperienced... Read more
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News Mail
Battle of Long Tan timelineLate afternoon August 18, 1966 South Vietnam for three and a half hours, in the
Battle of Long Tan timeline
News Mail / Posted 7 days ago
Late afternoon August 18, 1966 South Vietnam for three and a half hours, in the pouring rain, amid the mud and shattered trees of a rubber plantation called Long Tan, Major Harry Smith and his dispersed company of 108 young and mostly inexperienced... Read more
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BC Local News
EVENTS GUIDE for August 18 and beyond (Surrey, North DeltaJazz Vespers at Northwood United Church: Hour-long concert events on second and
EVENTS GUIDE for August 18 and beyond (Surrey, North Delta
BC Local News / Posted 8 days ago
Jazz Vespers at Northwood United Church: Hour-long concert events on second and fourth Sundays at church, 8855 156th St., Surrey, 4 p.m. start, Northwood-united.org. *Note: Series is on hiatus for summer, starts again Sept. 25 with Gabriel Mark... Read more
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Waxahachie Daily Light
Global High grad passing reins of STEM-funding organization Posted Aug. 17, 2016 at 12:20 PM WAXAHACHIE – Thirty-five countries comprise
Global High grad passing reins of STEM-funding organization
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 8 days ago
Posted Aug. 17, 2016 at 12:20 PM WAXAHACHIE – Thirty-five countries comprise the Convention on the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) that began December 14,... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Crossing the Appalachians - and the tragic tale of the beetle named after HitlerThe Art of Flight by Fredrik Sjöberg Particular Books, £14.99 Publication of
Crossing the Appalachians - and the tragic tale of the beetle named after Hitler
Daily Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
The Art of Flight by Fredrik Sjöberg Particular Books, £14.99 Publication of this book is timely, though the publishers make nothing of it on the jacket. This year is the centenary of the founding of the US National Parks Service, that great... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Swedish bank fires CEO after little over a yearPeople walk past the Handelsbanken head office in Stockholm in this December 9,
Swedish bank fires CEO after little over a year
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 8 days ago
People walk past the Handelsbanken head office in Stockholm in this December 9, 2011 file photo. (REUTERS photo) STOCKHOLM: Svenska Handelsbanken AB, one of Europe's most profitable banks, fired its chief executive Frank Vang-Jensen yesterday after... Read more
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