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Greenwich Time
The Most Important Question for Any Entrepreneur, Period.told us that half the time he’s thinking about how he wants to quit and go home
The Most Important Question for Any Entrepreneur, Period.
Greenwich Time / Posted 5 days ago
told us that half the time he’s thinking about how he wants to quit and go home. I’d be thinking the same thing if, on the first day of my expedition, one member of my crew got attacked by a dog and another got stabbed. That’s another story,... Read more
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The News-Times
The Most Important Question for Any Entrepreneur, Period.told us that half the time he’s thinking about how he wants to quit and go home
The Most Important Question for Any Entrepreneur, Period.
The News-Times / Posted 5 days ago
told us that half the time he’s thinking about how he wants to quit and go home. I’d be thinking the same thing if, on the first day of my expedition, one member of my crew got attacked by a dog and another got stabbed. That’s another story,... Read more
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The Star
India’s ruling party extends power in state pollsIndia's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party claimed victory in Assam elections May 19
India’s ruling party extends power in state polls
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
India's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party claimed victory in Assam elections May 19, marking the first time the Hindu nationalist party has won control of a state in the country's restive northeast. - AFP NEW DELHI: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Usman Ahmad: Is Pakistan safe for Christians?alone will not make Pakistan a better, safer place for Christians. Cultural and
Usman Ahmad: Is Pakistan safe for Christians?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
alone will not make Pakistan a better, safer place for Christians. Cultural and societal changes are the necessary first steps. In March 2015, in the weeks leading up to Easter, suicide bombers launched an assault on two churches in the... Read more
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CBC.ca
Why turning away the Komagata Maru is a 'dark chapter' in Canada's historyto cultivate western farmland but preferred those from the U.S, Britain or nort
Why turning away the Komagata Maru is a 'dark chapter' in Canada's history
CBC.ca / Posted 7 days ago
to cultivate western farmland but preferred those from the U.S, Britain or northern Europe. India had been a British colony for almost 200 years at this point, and Singh believed British citizens should be able to freely visit any country in... Read more
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Al.com
E.O. Wilson, on Alabama as the center of American biodiversity and becoming a scientific rock starboy, especially a boy in Alabama, although it might be true elsewhere, you get
E.O. Wilson, on Alabama as the center of American biodiversity and becoming a scientific rock star
Al.com / Posted 7 days ago
boy, especially a boy in Alabama, although it might be true elsewhere, you get in with a bunch of boys of that age, and the first thing you have to do is have a fistfight. It was often that I didn't get fully adjusted. So from the very beginning, I... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nujoma Celebrates Birthdayjust outside Otavi. The birthday was held under the theme 'The Day of Rededicat
Nujoma Celebrates Birthday
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
just outside Otavi. The birthday was held under the theme 'The Day of Rededication to Service' in honour of Namibia's first medical graduates. According to the programme, Geingob was supposed to speak on behalf of the government, while his... Read more
8d
The Sacramento Bee
Sci-fi/fantasy take new forms as new generations dare to imagineover the decades – due partly to advances in technology – with newer generation
Sci-fi/fantasy take new forms as new generations dare to imagine
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 8 days ago
over the decades – due partly to advances in technology – with newer generations of writers spinning their stories off the foundation created by pioneers such as Ray Bradbury, Ursula Le Guin, Robert Heinlein, Richard Matheson, Isaac Asimov, Doris... Read more
9d
Japan Today
China, India and what a new 'red phone' would mean for the world ‹ Japan Todayand economic exchanges. Then, as the modern era dawned, China descended into do
China, India and what a new 'red phone' would mean for the world ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 9 days ago
and economic exchanges. Then, as the modern era dawned, China descended into domestic chaos and India found itself a direct colony of Britain, precluding any deeper ties as long as those conditions persisted. Only in the early 1950s did China and... Read more
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11 News Houston
A Ghost Story: The legend of Bailey's Light lives on in Brazoria County“Brit” Bailey who arrived in what is now Brazoria County several years before S
A Ghost Story: The legend of Bailey's Light lives on in Brazoria County
11 News Houston / Posted 10 days ago
“Brit” Bailey who arrived in what is now Brazoria County several years before Stephen F. Austin established his Old 300 colony in the same area. “He was a heavy drinker and loved to fight,” said Brazoria County Historical Museum Research... Read more
11d
Daily Mirror
Are these the eight greatest business minds Britain has ever produced?stocky and tough as human granite, Bolton-born William Lever was the son of a g
Are these the eight greatest business minds Britain has ever produced?
Daily Mirror / Posted 11 days ago
stocky and tough as human granite, Bolton-born William Lever was the son of a grocer who founded Unilever, Britain’s first great multinational selling Sunlight Soap worldwide. Reproduced by permission of English Heritage Sunlight Soap... Read more
12d
Bangor Daily News
Spring is in the air and so are my beesstudents who took one of my adult education beekeeping for beginners classes th
Spring is in the air and so are my bees
Bangor Daily News / Posted 12 days ago
students who took one of my adult education beekeeping for beginners classes this spring, and were starting their first hives. Over the last month or two, they have been coming to my store to pick up their equipment; bottom boards,... Read more
12d
The Atlantic
Behold, the Space-Age Stilettobecause it hurts its wearers less, also demands less of them—and, by extension,
Behold, the Space-Age Stiletto
The Atlantic / Posted 12 days ago
because it hurts its wearers less, also demands less of them—and, by extension, of all of us. Thesis is certainly not the first company to claim to have made a comfortable heel. What makes its approach unique, though, is that it isn’t relying on... Read more
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13d
Boston Herald
State ssssorry, but wants snake island to workATHOL — Baker administration officials apologized for their botched roll-out of
State ssssorry, but wants snake island to work
Boston Herald / Posted 13 days ago
ATHOL — Baker administration officials apologized for their botched roll-out of controversial plans to establish a colony of venomous timber rattlesnakes on an island in the Quabbin Reservoir — pledging to ax the project if locals and legislators... Read more
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Reuters
Commentary: China, India and what a new ‘red telephone’ would mean for the worldand economic exchanges. Then, as the modern era dawned, China descended into do
Commentary: China, India and what a new ‘red telephone’ would mean for the world
Reuters / Posted 14 days ago
and economic exchanges. Then, as the modern era dawned, China descended into domestic chaos and India found itself a direct colony of Britain, precluding any deeper ties as long as those conditions persisted. Only in the early 1950s did China and... Read more
15d
Business Wire
The International Mars Science Foundation and Mars Mission Corporation Proudly Announce Successful Launch of First Human Mission to MarsWIRE)--The following National Geographic Channel press release is about a futur
The International Mars Science Foundation and Mars Mission Corporation Proudly Announce Successful Launch of First Human Mission to Mars
Business Wire / Posted 15 days ago
WIRE)--The following National Geographic Channel press release is about a future successful launch of the first human mission to Mars. MARS - a global television event series – will premiere in November 2016 on the National... Read more
15d
AllAfrica.com
Nigeria, UK to Move Closer Beyond the Corruption Warto the fall in oil prices and the country's disruptive foreign exchange policy.
Nigeria, UK to Move Closer Beyond the Corruption War
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
to the fall in oil prices and the country's disruptive foreign exchange policy. The delay in approving the 2016 beyond the first quarter of the year didn't help much to revive the economy, as the stalemate between the Executive and the National... Read more
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The Hindu
Conservation: Lessons from ancient Indiastorage that the city of Jodhpur was once famous for, but now lie neglected. On
Conservation: Lessons from ancient India
The Hindu / Posted 17 days ago
storage that the city of Jodhpur was once famous for, but now lie neglected. On this afternoon, the young men from the colony around the stepwell are participating in an initiative started by a local environmental activist, Rajesh Joshi, to... Read more
19d
Leominster Champion
CREATING A BUZZ | May 6, 2016that was when she originally learned that whole colonies of bees are collapsing
CREATING A BUZZ | May 6, 2016
Leominster Champion / Posted 19 days ago
that was when she originally learned that whole colonies of bees are collapsing — that they are just “dying off.” This first encounter was only a “glimpse” into the world of bees and their hives, but Jenny wanted to know more. At the first... Read more
19d
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Weekend CalendarBlack Iron," through Sunday. "Paul Signac Drawings and Watercolors, the James T
Weekend Calendar
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
Black Iron," through Sunday. "Paul Signac Drawings and Watercolors, the James T. Dyke Collection," through July 17. "Foundation Collection" and "Masterworks," continuing. Museum School art classes and workshops for children and adults; call... Read more
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20d
KERA North Texas
A Texan Was Named The Best Chef In The Southwest By National Culinary Organizationinsurance waters after months of severe storms; and more. Justin Yu finally wo
A Texan Was Named The Best Chef In The Southwest By National Culinary Organization
KERA North Texas / Posted 20 days ago
insurance waters after months of severe storms; and more. Justin Yu finally won Best Chef: Southwest at the James Beard Foundation gala in Chicago on Monday night after being a finalist for the past three years, according to the Houston... Read more
20d
Nevada Appeal
Commission provides funds for cultural events in Carson Cityof the cost of its upcoming summer music concert series, which this year is bei
Commission provides funds for cultural events in Carson City
Nevada Appeal / Posted 20 days ago
of the cost of its upcoming summer music concert series, which this year is being funded in part by a grant from the Levitt Foundation. The CCAI provides free art exhibitions throughout the city. In its 16 years the group has hosted 45 exhibits,... Read more
20d
Guardian Unlimited
Story of cities #35: Arcosanti – the unfinished answer to suburban sprawlto and fro. “We’re very much still building,” says Jeff Stein, the avuncular 6
Story of cities #35: Arcosanti – the unfinished answer to suburban sprawl
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 20 days ago
to and fro. “We’re very much still building,” says Jeff Stein, the avuncular 64-year-old co-president of the Cosanti Foundation, the organisation that looks after the project, gesturing to a group of students busy manhandling a new grey-water... Read more
20d
AllAfrica.com
A Conversation With Hage Geingobsuccess, it makes it that we don't get any grants or soft loans and so on. And
A Conversation With Hage Geingob
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
success, it makes it that we don't get any grants or soft loans and so on. And we came from a very bad situation—apartheid colony where blacks were completely left out educationally, politically, and otherwise. And when we come from that background... Read more
21d
Peace Arch News
White Rock volunteer honoured for 'touching lives'office in 1998, Barnett has been recognized by the City of White Rock, the soli
White Rock volunteer honoured for 'touching lives'
Peace Arch News / Posted 21 days ago
office in 1998, Barnett has been recognized by the City of White Rock, the solicitor general and the BC Traffic Safety Foundation. Last month, he was thanked for the 6,000 hours he's given – leading workshops, helping with home-security... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Palm Beach In Memoriam: Mid-October 2015 to April 2016chairman of the board, president and CEO of Ingalls Iron Works Co. He served as
Palm Beach In Memoriam: Mid-October 2015 to April 2016
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 23 days ago
chairman of the board, president and CEO of Ingalls Iron Works Co. He served as a director on numerous boards, including First Alabama Bancshares (now Regions Bank), First Alabama Bank of Birmingham, the Eye Foundation Hospital at St. Vincent’s... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Burt’s Bees employees paints mural of honeybee plightemployees were contributing to guest artist Matthew Willey’s bee mural. To rais
Burt’s Bees employees paints mural of honeybee plight
Bangor Daily News / Posted 24 days ago
employees were contributing to guest artist Matthew Willey’s bee mural. To raise awareness of bee hive loss, also called colony collapse disorder, Willey has pledged to paint 50,000 bees — a number that represents a thriving hive — in murals... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Weekend Calendarand Watercolors, the James T. Dyke Collection," through July 17. "Nathalia Eden
Weekend Calendar
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 26 days ago
and Watercolors, the James T. Dyke Collection," through July 17. "Nathalia Edenmont: Force of Nature," through Sunday. "Foundation Collection" and "Masterworks," continuing. Museum School art classes and workshops for children and adults; call... Read more
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New Times San Luis Obispo
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CAand vibrant downtown district. Most locals consider downtown to encompass El Ca
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CA
New Times San Luis Obispo / Posted 26 days ago
and vibrant downtown district. Most locals consider downtown to encompass El Camino Real, between Traffic Way and the Colony Square shopping center, Entrada Street, and the area around Sunken Gardens. Over the years, the downtown area has... Read more
26d
Perth Now
Port Arthur service ‘over the top’: Mikacto ensure Australia continues to lead the way in the fight against gun violence
Port Arthur service ‘over the top’: Mikac
Perth Now / Posted 26 days ago
to ensure Australia continues to lead the way in the fight against gun violence. Speaking at the Alannah and Madeline Foundation to mark 20 years since the mass shooting that claimed his wife, two daughters and 32 others, Mr Mikac said... Read more
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Herald Sun
Port Arthur service ‘over the top’: Mikacto ensure Australia continues to lead the way in the fight against gun violence
Port Arthur service ‘over the top’: Mikac
Herald Sun / Posted 26 days ago
to ensure Australia continues to lead the way in the fight against gun violence. Speaking at the Alannah and Madeline Foundation to mark 20 years since the mass shooting that claimed his wife, two daughters and 32 others, Mr Mikac said... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Port Arthur service ‘over the top’: Mikacto ensure Australia continues to lead the way in the fight against gun violence
Port Arthur service ‘over the top’: Mikac
The Courier Mail / Posted 26 days ago
to ensure Australia continues to lead the way in the fight against gun violence. Speaking at the Alannah and Madeline Foundation to mark 20 years since the mass shooting that claimed his wife, two daughters and 32 others, Mr Mikac said... Read more
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Perth Now
A tale of love, loss and courageshores of the scenic Tasman Peninsula, it started European life as a timber sta
A tale of love, loss and courage
Perth Now / Posted 26 days ago
shores of the scenic Tasman Peninsula, it started European life as a timber station in 1830. It later evolved into a penal colony, harbouring the hardest criminals England could offer and immortalised in such novels as Marcus Clarke’s For the Term... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Port Arthur: A tale of love, loss and courageshores of the scenic Tasman Peninsula, it started European life as a timber sta
Port Arthur: A tale of love, loss and courage
Adelaide Now / Posted 26 days ago
shores of the scenic Tasman Peninsula, it started European life as a timber station in 1830. It later evolved into a penal colony, harbouring the hardest criminals England could offer and immortalised in such novels as Marcus Clarke’s For the Term... Read more
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Herald Sun
Port Arthur: A tale of love, loss and courageshores of the scenic Tasman Peninsula, it started European life as a timber sta
Port Arthur: A tale of love, loss and courage
Herald Sun / Posted 27 days ago
shores of the scenic Tasman Peninsula, it started European life as a timber station in 1830. It later evolved into a penal colony, harbouring the hardest criminals England could offer and immortalised in such novels as Marcus Clarke’s For the Term... Read more
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News.com.au
A tale of love, loss and courageshores of the scenic Tasman Peninsula, it started European life as a timber sta
A tale of love, loss and courage
News.com.au / Posted 27 days ago
shores of the scenic Tasman Peninsula, it started European life as a timber station in 1830. It later evolved into a penal colony, harbouring the hardest criminals England could offer and immortalised in such novels as Marcus Clarke’s For the Term... Read more
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Adelaide Now
A tale of love, loss and courageshores of the scenic Tasman Peninsula, it started European life as a timber sta
A tale of love, loss and courage
Adelaide Now / Posted 27 days ago
shores of the scenic Tasman Peninsula, it started European life as a timber station in 1830. It later evolved into a penal colony, harbouring the hardest criminals England could offer and immortalised in such novels as Marcus Clarke’s For the Term... Read more
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27d
Londonist
See Art Masterpieces From Across The Globe At Art16by The Wallace Collection, featuring specially commissioned artwork by contempo
See Art Masterpieces From Across The Globe At Art16
Londonist / Posted 27 days ago
by The Wallace Collection, featuring specially commissioned artwork by contemporary artist Tom Ellis, and Bagdad-based Ruya Foundation, showing work by contemporary Iraqi artists. A series of talks — ‘Let’s talk about art’, curated by GQ's... Read more
28d
The Arizona Republic
Historic buildings in Scottsdale you need to seenow an owner-occupied home and the only remaining Victorian residence in Scotts
Historic buildings in Scottsdale you need to see
The Arizona Republic / Posted 28 days ago
now an owner-occupied home and the only remaining Victorian residence in Scottsdale. It represents the beginning of the Art Colony and Tourist Destination context theme in the late nineteenth century. The design is the work of an important Arizona... Read more
28d
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
As tough as old bootsAnong Kerdhung. After Anong Kerdhung was diagnosed with leprosy, the first tho
As tough as old boots
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 28 days ago
Anong Kerdhung. After Anong Kerdhung was diagnosed with leprosy, the first thought that crossed his mind was that he wished to no longer exist. "I was thinking of committing suicide," Anong recalled. At the age of 22, he was found to be infected... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Steven Caras to mentor Rosie’s Theater Kids in New Yorksingers and dancers this summer. Caras said he looks forward to “sharing my st
Steven Caras to mentor Rosie’s Theater Kids in New York
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 29 days ago
singers and dancers this summer. Caras said he looks forward to “sharing my story of being mentored by George Balanchine first as a dancer and later as a photographer. It is important for me, personally and professionally, to Pass It On and also... Read more
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Reuters
Commentary: Why it's OK for the U.S. to tell the UK to stay in the EUis rising again to its previous level, and the NATO minimum, 2 percent of GDP,
Commentary: Why it's OK for the U.S. to tell the UK to stay in the EU
Reuters / Posted 1 months ago
is rising again to its previous level, and the NATO minimum, 2 percent of GDP, for the next five years.) Yet, on his first presidential visit to the United Kingdom in 2011, where he was accorded the privilege of addressing an audience in the... Read more
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