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Hartford Courant
Taking Internet To The Hinterlandsspeeds began to improve, satellites were no longer cutting it. "These satellit
Taking Internet To The Hinterlands
Hartford Courant / Posted 7 hours ago
speeds began to improve, satellites were no longer cutting it. "These satellites are about 50,000 miles up from the Earth, so the latency and the speed just isn't there," said Chuck Ward, an executive at Talon Capital with more than 25 years... Read more
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Inquirier.net
What’s in a billion? Facebook users hit milestone in 1 daythe Facebook F8 Developer Conference in San Francisco. For the first time, a bi
What’s in a billion? Facebook users hit milestone in 1 day
Inquirier.net / Posted 12 hours ago
the Facebook F8 Developer Conference in San Francisco. For the first time, a billion people used Facebook in a single day on Monday, Aug. 24, 2015. Zuckerberg marked the occasion with a post on his Facebook page, saying that one out of seven... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
First Nations in northern B.C. worry Site C dam will obliterate their heritageberry shrubs and looked out over the Peace River Valley. He knew that if BC Hy
First Nations in northern B.C. worry Site C dam will obliterate their heritage
The Globe and Mail / Posted 18 hours ago
berry shrubs and looked out over the Peace River Valley. He knew that if BC Hydro’s $9-billion Site C dam is built one day, the water level would rise to cover Bear Flats below, long a sacred gathering place for the Dane-zaa people. It would... Read more
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PhysOrg
What's in a billion? Facebook users hit milestone in 1 daythe Facebook F8 Developer Conference in San Francisco. For the first time, a bi
What's in a billion? Facebook users hit milestone in 1 day
PhysOrg / Posted 22 hours ago
the Facebook F8 Developer Conference in San Francisco. For the first time, a billion people used Facebook in a single day on Monday, Aug. 24, 2015. Zuckerberg marked the occasion with a post on his Facebook page, saying that one out of seven... Read more
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PhysOrg
Robot wars: Giant robot gears up to battle Japanese rivalsaid. "The lower half is almost entirely manual. But the final version of the r
Robot wars: Giant robot gears up to battle Japanese rival
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
said. "The lower half is almost entirely manual. But the final version of the robot will be much more autonomous." A partnership with San Rafael-based Autodesk, which makes engineering and construction software, inspired the co-founders to... Read more
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Business Wire
Hot Topics Recap: Back to School 2015with Fresh Start Source: California Giant Berry Farms PORTLAND, Ore.--5 Tips t
Hot Topics Recap: Back to School 2015
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
with Fresh Start Source: California Giant Berry Farms PORTLAND, Ore.--5 Tips to Help Preschool Parents Tackle the First Day of School Source: Knowledge Universe FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--Staples Makes More Happen this Back-to-School Season with the... Read more
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Asian journal
Outstanding Fil-Ams honored with Empowerment Awards at the 17th Fiesta in Americaman’s success fails to stand on its merit when achieved through mere talent and
Outstanding Fil-Ams honored with Empowerment Awards at the 17th Fiesta in America
Asian journal / Posted yesterday
man’s success fails to stand on its merit when achieved through mere talent and lacking in purpose. And since everything on earth is ephemeral and fleeting, success is best valued when selflessly shared and appreciated. What keeps man from having... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
USGS, NASA Celebrate 25-Year Partnership At EROSThe U.S. Geological Survey and NASA are celebrating 25 years of partnership at
USGS, NASA Celebrate 25-Year Partnership At EROS
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 2 days ago
The U.S. Geological Survey and NASA are celebrating 25 years of partnership at the USGS Earth Resources Observation and Science Center. The agencies set up their partnership at the EROS Center north of Sioux Falls in August 1990 to collect and... Read more
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forzaitalianfootball
Juventus Club Focus: More questions than answersin Shanghai. However, they were hit by an Udinese sucker punch with 12 minutes
Juventus Club Focus: More questions than answers
forzaitalianfootball / Posted 3 days ago
in Shanghai. However, they were hit by an Udinese sucker punch with 12 minutes left of their opening Serie A clash on Sunday evening to bring the Old Lady crashing back down to earth. Juventus racked up 21 shots compared with Udinese’s six, but... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The winners and losers of England's Test summerPersonally though, we prefer the medium of the gloating T-shirt, seen just a fo
The winners and losers of England's Test summer
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
Personally though, we prefer the medium of the gloating T-shirt, seen just a fortnight later at The Oval. Sports product partnership branding synergy sponsorship companies Obviously capitalism is a lovely and wonderful thing, having provided us... Read more
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PhysOrg
CubeSat to create a map of water ice on the moonto sustain a crew for a journey to Mars, reducing the amount of fuel and weight
CubeSat to create a map of water ice on the moon
PhysOrg / Posted 3 days ago
to sustain a crew for a journey to Mars, reducing the amount of fuel and weight that NASA would need to transport from Earth. This is the third major space project for which NASA has selected ASU in the past year, and it is the first planetary... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Road Maintenance - Government Partners With Local Councilspositively if councils maintain the network of farm-to-market roads. From the
Road Maintenance - Government Partners With Local Councils
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
positively if councils maintain the network of farm-to-market roads. From the Mayor of Atok in the East Region, Dieudonné Day-Zal to that of Monatele in the Centre Region, Tsala Messi Andre, Mrs Mpang Gisele Rose, Mayor of the Doume Council in the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Battered by cheap oil, sanctions, Moscow looks to increase defence exportsPutin personally took up the issue with PM Modi during their summit meeting las
Battered by cheap oil, sanctions, Moscow looks to increase defence exports
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
Putin personally took up the issue with PM Modi during their summit meeting last year We drive out of Moscow on Monday along the Kutuzovskiy Prospekt, the city’s grandest avenue, named after the legendary marshal who halted Napoleon in... Read more
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Asian journal
Are you angry enough?of life and productivity have deteriorated due to what many believe is PNoy’s i
Are you angry enough?
Asian journal / Posted 3 days ago
of life and productivity have deteriorated due to what many believe is PNoy’s indifference or insulated mindset to the day to day hardship of Filipinos. His big picture notion of making the Philippines a serious regional or global player, his... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Obama, Ethiopian PM Hailemariam in Addis Ababa, Ethiopiaconflicts and terrorism. His visit could not have come at a better time, as the
Obama, Ethiopian PM Hailemariam in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
conflicts and terrorism. His visit could not have come at a better time, as the leader of the most powerful nation on Earth, diplomatically, economically, and more importantly, in science and technology and education -- the very things Africa... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Berahino, Wanyama Would Fix Spurs' Problemsbadly. However, they have only two points from three games and have looked wor
Berahino, Wanyama Would Fix Spurs' Problems
Bleacher Report / Posted 4 days ago
badly. However, they have only two points from three games and have looked worryingly goal shy. On the opening day at Old Trafford they were the better side but failed to adequately test Sergio Romero on his debut in Manchester United's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why the New Sustainable Development Goals Won't Make the World a Fairer Placeregarded as a historic step toward building a better world, and toward eradicat
Why the New Sustainable Development Goals Won't Make the World a Fairer Place
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
regarded as a historic step toward building a better world, and toward eradicating poverty and hunger from the face of the Earth once and for all. It sounds wonderful, but unfortunately it's not as good as the media would have us believe. In... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
August 25Questions and Answers - Tuesday, 25 August 2015, 5:41 pmPress Release: Office o
August 25
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 days ago
Questions and Answers - Tuesday, 25 August 2015, 5:41 pmPress Release: Office of the ClerkQuestions to MinistersWorkplace Health and Safety—Health and Safety Reform Bill1.ANDREW LITTLE (Leader of the Opposition) to the Prime Minister : Does... Read more
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RallySport Magazine
Dakar legend enters China's Silk Road Rallyhis long-time co-driver Jean-Paul Cottret top the impressive entry list for the
Dakar legend enters China's Silk Road Rally
RallySport Magazine / Posted 4 days ago
his long-time co-driver Jean-Paul Cottret top the impressive entry list for the China Silk Road Rally 2015, the revised 13-day cross-country rally that starts in Xi’an on August 30 and finishes in Dunhuang on September 11. Frenchman Stephane... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Robot wars: Bay Area giant robot gears up to battle Japanese rivalgladiator-style entertainment. Megabots Inc. cofounder Gui Cavalcanti is photo
Robot wars: Bay Area giant robot gears up to battle Japanese rival
The Fremont Argus / Posted 5 days ago
gladiator-style entertainment. Megabots Inc. cofounder Gui Cavalcanti is photograped in front of his Mk II robot on Thursday, Aug. 20, 2015 in Oakland, Calif. The robot is 15 feet tall and was built at a cost of $200,000 in five months. (Aric... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
UMaine research could help NASA put man on MarsORONO, Maine — If humans set foot on Mars one day, a group of University of Mai
UMaine research could help NASA put man on Mars
Bangor Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
ORONO, Maine — If humans set foot on Mars one day, a group of University of Maine researchers could play a part in getting them there safely. The HIAD is made up of a series of large, inner tube-like inflatable rings called tori, arranged in... Read more
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Hospitality Net
Langham Hospitality Group Introduces New Luxury Hotel in Dubai Langham Hospitality Group today announced the company's first luxury city hot
Langham Hospitality Group Introduces New Luxury Hotel in Dubai
Hospitality Net / Posted 5 days ago
Langham Hospitality Group today announced the company's first luxury city hotel bearing the Langham Hotels and Resorts brand in the United Arab Emirates through its partnership with... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Experts Form Coalition, Kick Against Water Privatisation in LagosAction (ERA), Godwin Ojo ; Shayda Naficy of Corporate Accountability Internatio
Experts Form Coalition, Kick Against Water Privatisation in Lagos
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Action (ERA), Godwin Ojo ; Shayda Naficy of Corporate Accountability International and Executive Director, Health of Mother Earth Foundation (HOMEF), Nnimmo Bassey during the Lagos Water Summit at Dovers Hotel, Ikeja, recently. AN initiative by a... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Are you angry enough?of life and productivity have deteriorated due to what many believe is PNoy’s i
Are you angry enough?
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
of life and productivity have deteriorated due to what many believe is PNoy’s indifference or insulated mindset to the day to day hardship of Filipinos. His big picture notion of making the Philippines a serious regional or global player, his... Read more
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Fort Wayne News-Sentinel
Can We Get a Witness – The Transformation of IU's Anthony ThompsonBLOOMINGTON -- The pastor braces to deliver the message five days in the crafti
Can We Get a Witness – The Transformation of IU's Anthony Thompson
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
BLOOMINGTON -- The pastor braces to deliver the message five days in the crafting, a lifetime in the recognizing. He towels off his face because preaching is hard work if done right, and Lord knows he aims to do it right. “We need you Lord in our... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Robot wars: Bay Area giant robot gears up to battle Japanese rivalentertainment. Megabots Inc. cofounder Gui Cavalcanti holds ammo fired from a
Robot wars: Bay Area giant robot gears up to battle Japanese rival
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 7 days ago
entertainment. Megabots Inc. cofounder Gui Cavalcanti holds ammo fired from a side mounted gun on the Mk II robot on Thursday, Aug. 20, 2015 in Oakland, Calif. The robot is 15 feet tall and was built at a cost of $200,000 in five months. (Aric... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Robot wars: Bay Area giant robot gears up to battle Japanese rivalentertainment. Megabots Inc. cofounder Gui Cavalcanti holds ammo fired from a
Robot wars: Bay Area giant robot gears up to battle Japanese rival
Silicon Valley / Posted 7 days ago
entertainment. Megabots Inc. cofounder Gui Cavalcanti holds ammo fired from a side mounted gun on the Mk II robot on Thursday, Aug. 20, 2015 in Oakland, Calif. The robot is 15 feet tall and was built at a cost of $200,000 in five months. (Aric... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Robot wars: Bay Area giant robot gears up to battle Japanese rivalentertainment. Megabots Inc. cofounder Gui Cavalcanti holds ammo fired from a
Robot wars: Bay Area giant robot gears up to battle Japanese rival
Inside Bay Area / Posted 7 days ago
entertainment. Megabots Inc. cofounder Gui Cavalcanti holds ammo fired from a side mounted gun on the Mk II robot on Thursday, Aug. 20, 2015 in Oakland, Calif. The robot is 15 feet tall and was built at a cost of $200,000 in five months. (Aric... Read more
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The Mercury News
Robot wars: Bay Area giant robot gears up to battle Japanese rivalentertainment. Megabots Inc. cofounder Gui Cavalcanti holds ammo fired from a
Robot wars: Bay Area giant robot gears up to battle Japanese rival
The Mercury News / Posted 7 days ago
entertainment. Megabots Inc. cofounder Gui Cavalcanti holds ammo fired from a side mounted gun on the Mk II robot on Thursday, Aug. 20, 2015 in Oakland, Calif. The robot is 15 feet tall and was built at a cost of $200,000 in five months. (Aric... Read more
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Dundas Star News
Duffy trial follows Harper on campaign trailBig Al’s Aquarium & Pet City is one of the largest retailers of fish supplies a
Duffy trial follows Harper on campaign trail
Dundas Star News / Posted 7 days ago
Big Al’s Aquarium & Pet City is one of the largest retailers of fish supplies and food in... On those dry, sunny days of summer, a leaky basement is probably the last thing you're thinking... Your first question is going to be, what is VoIP? Voice... Read more
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Daily Mail
England vs Australia LIVE: Follow the second day of the fifth TestThe Ashes LIVE 2015: England vs Australia cricket coverage from day two of the
England vs Australia LIVE: Follow the second day of the fifth Test
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
The Ashes LIVE 2015: England vs Australia cricket coverage from day two of the fifth Test at The Oval Australia reach lunch on second day on 376-7 Adam Voges dismissed by Ben Stokes on 76 Steve Smith reaches his century after surviving a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Let's Contribute to Reducing Global WarmingAn endeavour worthy of note has been embarked upon by the Agency for the Develo
Let's Contribute to Reducing Global Warming
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
An endeavour worthy of note has been embarked upon by the Agency for the Development of Women and Children (ADWAC) in partnership with Global Environment Facility (GEF), and Karantaba Youth Development Association (KYDA). Over the year ADWAC has... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
For Beaches foodies, it's a real organic trendfinding organic options for her family usually meant loading up all three kids
For Beaches foodies, it's a real organic trend
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 8 days ago
finding organic options for her family usually meant loading up all three kids and traveling over the ditch to Whole Foods, Earth Fare or trying to get to the Beaches Local Green Market on Saturdays or Wednesdays, which is sometimes hard to do in... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Natalya Talks Friskies, Divas Revolution, SummerSlam, Tyson Kidd, MoreTyson Kidd and Cesaro as well as a spokesperson for the Friskies cat food compa
Natalya Talks Friskies, Divas Revolution, SummerSlam, Tyson Kidd, More
Bleacher Report / Posted 9 days ago
Tyson Kidd and Cesaro as well as a spokesperson for the Friskies cat food company. As seen on Total Divas, few people on earth love cats as much as Natalya. The former Divas champion recently spoke with Ring Rust Radio (quotes courtesy of the... Read more
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The Border Mail
TIME OUT: May 23-29THURSDAY, MAY 23 Morning Melodies: Glenn Starr, 11am to 1pm, St Ives Biere Caf
TIME OUT: May 23-29
The Border Mail / Posted 9 days ago
THURSDAY, MAY 23 Morning Melodies: Glenn Starr, 11am to 1pm, St Ives Biere Cafe, Wodonga HotHouse Theatre and Ilbijerri Theatre Company present Jack Charles V The Crown, 1pm and 8pm, The Butter Factory Theatre, Wodonga Mark Haze, 6pm, Zodiac... Read more
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Business Wire
Manchester United Announces Partnership with Donaco International LimitedMANCHESTER, England--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Manchester United (NYSE:MANU) has today a
Manchester United Announces Partnership with Donaco International Limited
Business Wire / Posted 10 days ago
MANCHESTER, England--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Manchester United (NYSE:MANU) has today announced a ground breaking partnership with Donaco International Limited, a prominent casino resort company in Asia. Donaco International Limited, founded in 2002,... Read more
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TechCrunch
The 50 Startups That Launched At Y Combinator Summer 2015 Demo Day 1Hardware took the spotlight at today’s Y Combinator Demo Day, reflecting a majo
The 50 Startups That Launched At Y Combinator Summer 2015 Demo Day 1
TechCrunch / Posted 10 days ago
Hardware took the spotlight at today’s Y Combinator Demo Day, reflecting a major shift of the accelerator beyond the cliche mobile app startup. Out of the 50 companies from the Summer 2015 batch that demoed on the record today, 20 featured hardware.... Read more
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Suburban
New Rutgers strawberry is centerpiece of Garden Field DayVisitors enjoy a day in the gardens as the Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Mid
New Rutgers strawberry is centerpiece of Garden Field Day
Suburban / Posted 10 days ago
Visitors enjoy a day in the gardens as the Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Middlesex County hosts Garden Field Day on Aug. 15. ADAM UZIALKO/STAFF Classic rock and the aroma of hamburgers hung in the air, welcoming farmers and gardening enthusiasts... Read more
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Brunswick Sentinel
New strawberry is centerpiece of Garden Field DayThe new Rutgers Scarlet strawberry was a main attraction at the EARTH Center’s
New strawberry is centerpiece of Garden Field Day
Brunswick Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
The new Rutgers Scarlet strawberry was a main attraction at the EARTH Center’s Garden Field Day on Aug. 15. PHOTO COURTESY OF PETER NITZCHE Classic rock and the aroma of hamburgers hung in the air, welcoming farmers and gardening enthusiasts to the... Read more
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Washington Post
Eleven years after being approved, Montana’s medical marijuana industry faces an existential threatdo Nascimento/News 21) Editor’s note: This is one in a series of articles on t
Eleven years after being approved, Montana’s medical marijuana industry faces an existential threat
Washington Post / Posted 11 days ago
do Nascimento/News 21) Editor’s note: This is one in a series of articles on the legalization of marijuana, produced in partnership with the 2015 Carnegie-Knight News21 national student reporting project. BILLINGS, Mont. – Gone are the flashing... Read more
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Mashable
Satellite photos show Beijing's explosive growth over 10 yearscovering the soil reduces evaporation, which is a cooling process." Roofs and
Satellite photos show Beijing's explosive growth over 10 years
Mashable / Posted 12 days ago
covering the soil reduces evaporation, which is a cooling process." Roofs and roads tend to become warmer during the day when the sun hits them, because they are drier than natural areas. Over the course of the decade, wind speeds were also... Read more
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walesonline
What is Cardiff City's best XI?inching closer, keep faith in Moore. For me he can fill Marshall’s boots and gl
What is Cardiff City's best XI?
walesonline / Posted 12 days ago
inching closer, keep faith in Moore. For me he can fill Marshall’s boots and gloves. Despite a horrendous error on his big day against Fulham he bounced back with an excellent display against QPR. He is showing good form and above all that, a new... Read more
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PhysOrg
How does NASA study hurricanes?Hurricanes are the most powerful weather event on Earth. NASA's expertise in sp
How does NASA study hurricanes?
PhysOrg / Posted 12 days ago
Hurricanes are the most powerful weather event on Earth. NASA's expertise in space and scientific exploration contributes to essential services provided to the American people by other federal agencies, such as hurricane weather forecasting. The... Read more
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Khaleej Times
Farfan wants to help Jazira win silverwarelikes of Montenegro forward Mirko Vucinic and Emirati striker Ali Ahmed Mabkhou
Farfan wants to help Jazira win silverware
Khaleej Times / Posted 15 days ago
likes of Montenegro forward Mirko Vucinic and Emirati striker Ali Ahmed Mabkhout and added that it was vital to form a good partnership and help Al Jazira win silverware. The Peruvian international joined the Pride of Abu Dhabi on a three-year... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
New charter schools announced alongside funding changescharter schools will get less cash upfront and more per-student under "refineme
New charter schools announced alongside funding changes
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 15 days ago
charter schools will get less cash upfront and more per-student under "refinements" to the funding model released today. David Seymour, Under-Secretary to the Minister of Education, announced a third application for the publicly funded,... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Good money after bad for failed experimentFriday, 14 August 2015, 11:57 amPress Release: New Zealand Labour Party14 Augus
Good money after bad for failed experiment
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 15 days ago
Friday, 14 August 2015, 11:57 amPress Release: New Zealand Labour Party14 August 2015 The National government are throwing good money after bad with their decision to... Read more
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The Hindu
Today is Earth Overshoot Day and that’s worryingare, and to make decisions to effectively address and remedy them. So here is
Today is Earth Overshoot Day and that’s worrying
The Hindu / Posted 16 days ago
are, and to make decisions to effectively address and remedy them. So here is a data point you may want to consider: today, August 13th, is the day the world has exhausted nature’s budget for the entire year! Yes, today is Earth Overshoot Day.... Read more
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Pasadena Weekly
Finding Her True VoiceSo says singer-songwriter Joy Williams of her ambitious solo album “Venus,” who
Finding Her True Voice
Pasadena Weekly / Posted 16 days ago
So says singer-songwriter Joy Williams of her ambitious solo album “Venus,” whose songs rose like smoke from scorched earth around the Civil Wars, her musical partnership with John Paul White. The Americana duo with the eerie, atmospheric sound and... Read more
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Artvoice
Presented by Consumer Beveragestheir NYC apartment and then travel to existing breweries to craft their beers.
Presented by Consumer Beverages
Artvoice / Posted 16 days ago
their NYC apartment and then travel to existing breweries to craft their beers. Sounds like the ultimate beer-geek brewing partnership, eh? That answer is undoubtedly yes! After sampling their new double IPA at Ommagang’s now infamous “Belgium... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Testimony of Acting Assistant Administrator Thomas H. Staal Before the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee On Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizationsfor millions of displaced families striving to reknit the fabric of their lives
Testimony of Acting Assistant Administrator Thomas H. Staal Before the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee On Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
for millions of displaced families striving to reknit the fabric of their lives after bearing witness to untold horrors. Today, we are grappling with the largest global displacement in recorded history. Nearly 60 million people have been uprooted... Read more
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