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Scoop.co.nz
What happens when the power structure ignores the peoplewas soon to come if they voted to leave.Now the thing about these economists is
What happens when the power structure ignores the people
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 24 minutes ago
was soon to come if they voted to leave.Now the thing about these economists is that they think they are experts when many of them are neo-liberal twits.There are experts in the medical profession and there are experts flying aeroplanes, but if... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Candidates qualify for local elections; write-ins close 4 St. Johns County primariesFour St. Johns County races took a turn in the final days and hours of the qual
Candidates qualify for local elections; write-ins close 4 St. Johns County primaries
The St. Augustine Record / Posted yesterday
Four St. Johns County races took a turn in the final days and hours of the qualifying period for this year’s elections when several write-in candidates declared their intention to run, thus closing their respective primaries to nearly half the... Read more
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Hamilton News
Hamilton council approves LED lighting, airport lease negotiation, pool enclosure bylawHamilton councillors approved replacing lights at Macassa and Wentworth lodges
Hamilton council approves LED lighting, airport lease negotiation, pool enclosure bylaw
Hamilton News / Posted yesterday
Hamilton councillors approved replacing lights at Macassa and Wentworth lodges with improved LED lighting at a capital cost of $562,000. The money will be taken from a reserved fund. But over the next decade the funds will be returned. Hamilton has... Read more
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walesonline
Live updates as future of the UK thrown into turmoil after Brexitamid the uncertainty, it was suggested. The UK’s vote to leave the EU must act
Live updates as future of the UK thrown into turmoil after Brexit
walesonline / Posted 2 days ago
amid the uncertainty, it was suggested. The UK’s vote to leave the EU must act as a “jolt” to the bloc to implement the “profound change” needed to address its troubles, Francois Hollande has said. The French President said he was “sad” to see... Read more
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Business Wire
EIA Has Issued the Following: Holzindustrie Schweighofer’s FSC Certificate SuspendedWASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) today announc
EIA Has Issued the Following: Holzindustrie Schweighofer’s FSC Certificate Suspended
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) today announced that the FSC chain of custody (CoC) certificate issued to Austrian-based timber company Holzindustrie Schweighofer (Schweighofer) has been suspended. This action by... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Cabinet paper proposes Treaty of Waitangi breachesFriday, 24 June 2016, 9:47 amPress Release: Victoria University of Wellington 2
Cabinet paper proposes Treaty of Waitangi breaches
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
Friday, 24 June 2016, 9:47 amPress Release: Victoria University of Wellington 24 June 2016 say Victoria University academicsA paper prepared for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Stop the Bleeding' UpdatesActionAid says that East African countries (Tanzania, Kenya, Uganda and Rwanda)
'Stop the Bleeding' Updates
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
ActionAid says that East African countries (Tanzania, Kenya, Uganda and Rwanda) are losing approximately $2 billion a year of revenue each year by granting tax incentives to multinational companies. ... According to Yaekob Metena, ActionAid... Read more
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Salon.com
American parents are miserable: Moms and dads alike face a steep “happiness gap”“The days are long, but the years are short,” goes the old saying. That’s true
American parents are miserable: Moms and dads alike face a steep “happiness gap”
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
“The days are long, but the years are short,” goes the old saying. That’s true of life itself, but the phrase has become a mantra of parents and caregivers, a reassuring bit of what’s called “everyday wisdom” for the perpetually sleep-deprived and... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Nelson gears up for 2nd annual Startup Weekend eventeventINNOVATE will hold the region’s second annual Nelson Startup Weekend on 1-
Nelson gears up for 2nd annual Startup Weekend event
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
eventINNOVATE will hold the region’s second annual Nelson Startup Weekend on 1-3 July at Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology’s Arts and Media building.Google Startup Weekend was created by Techstars in the United States. Over 190,000... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Targeting Double Grammar Zone apartments, grossly unfairin Double Grammar Zone apartments, grossly unfairCalls to toughen school enrolm
Targeting Double Grammar Zone apartments, grossly unfair
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
in Double Grammar Zone apartments, grossly unfairCalls to toughen school enrolment zone rules by targeting the likes of families living in newly built apartments would be grossly unfair, says chief executive of Alexandra Park Dominique... Read more
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KCEN-TV
Big 12 requests Pepper Hamilton report and all information related to sexual assault investigations12 requests Pepper Hamilton report and all information related to sexual assaul
Big 12 requests Pepper Hamilton report and all information related to sexual assault investigations
KCEN-TV / Posted 4 days ago
12 requests Pepper Hamilton report and all information related to sexual assault investigations IRVING – The Big 12 Board of Directors sent a letter Tuesday to Baylor University requesting all documents associated with sexual assaults including... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
New international commercial leasing concept for TaurangaThe regeneration of Tauranga’s central business district continues to gather mo
New international commercial leasing concept for Tauranga
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 days ago
The regeneration of Tauranga’s central business district continues to gather momentum – with the new six storey commercial and retail complex, on the corner of Cameron Road and Third Avenue now taking shape. Construction work is up to the top floor.... Read more
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Madame Noire The Atlanta Post
Study: Parents Are Unhappier Than Nonparents, But Why?According to a study done for the Council on Contemporary Families that studied
Study: Parents Are Unhappier Than Nonparents, But Why?
Madame Noire The Atlanta Post / Posted 4 days ago
According to a study done for the Council on Contemporary Families that studied 22 countries (European and English-speaking destinations), the United States has the largest deficit in terms of happiness when comparing parents and people without... Read more
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guardian-series
Council hopes Tour de France enthusiasm will encourage cyclingPublic enthusiasm for the Tour de France’s Epping Forest visit will be harnesse
Council hopes Tour de France enthusiasm will encourage cycling
guardian-series / Posted 5 days ago
Public enthusiasm for the Tour de France’s Epping Forest visit will be harnessed to encourage more people to get out on two wheels. Today (June 21), Essex County Council adopted a new ‘cycling strategy’ to encourage Essex residents, workers and... Read more
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Nottingham Post
400 more students for Brackenhurst campus after multi-million pound makeovercampus is about to get a multi-million pound makeover. Richard Tresidder put on
400 more students for Brackenhurst campus after multi-million pound makeover
Nottingham Post / Posted 5 days ago
campus is about to get a multi-million pound makeover. Richard Tresidder put on his walking boots to take a look with Professor Rob Mortimer. This is the green belt home of 1,300 NTU students studying agriculture, horticulture, environmental... Read more
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KCEN-TV
See the message left for LeBron James at his Akron homedog 'that's been here a long time'NFL player goes to animal shelter, asks for d
See the message left for LeBron James at his Akron home
KCEN-TV / Posted 6 days ago
dog 'that's been here a long time'NFL player goes to animal shelter, asks for dog 'that's been here a long time' Ravens offensive tackle Ronnie Stanley made just about everyone swoon with this story that comes to us from the BARCS Animal... Read more
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DW
EU strikes blow against illegal wildlife trade |The struggle against wildlife trafficking has been given a much-needed boost af
EU strikes blow against illegal wildlife trade |
DW / Posted 6 days ago
The struggle against wildlife trafficking has been given a much-needed boost after the European Union approved a series of measures to tackle the surge in the illegal trade. Ministers on the EU's Environment Council agreed to set in motion a... Read more
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KCEN-TV
Former NASCAR driver Mike Wallace attacked after concertdog 'that's been here a long time'NFL player goes to animal shelter, asks for d
Former NASCAR driver Mike Wallace attacked after concert
KCEN-TV / Posted 6 days ago
dog 'that's been here a long time'NFL player goes to animal shelter, asks for dog 'that's been here a long time' Ravens offensive tackle Ronnie Stanley made just about everyone swoon with this story that comes to us from the BARCS Animal... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Wireless Festival 2016 line-up and headliners announced Calvin Harris will headline Wireless Festival 2016 Organisers of Wireless Fe
Wireless Festival 2016 line-up and headliners announced
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 6 days ago
Calvin Harris will headline Wireless Festival 2016 Organisers of Wireless Festival have announced the 2016 line-up and headliners. Wireless Festival 2016 line-up Wireless Festival is back... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Saturday in Yosemite: Obama says U.S. needs to preserve national parks for future generationsPresident Barack Obama and his family have a full day of sightseeing, hiking –
Saturday in Yosemite: Obama says U.S. needs to preserve national parks for future generations
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 8 days ago
President Barack Obama and his family have a full day of sightseeing, hiking – and a speech – planned for Saturday in Yosemite National Park. While the president has some business to attend to, first lady Michelle Obama told Rep. Jim Costa,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Belgium anti-terror sweep over 'imminent' attack fearsBRUSSELS: Belgian police staged sweeping nationwide anti-terror raids and arres
Belgium anti-terror sweep over 'imminent' attack fears
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
BRUSSELS: Belgian police staged sweeping nationwide anti-terror raids and arrested 12 people, officials said on Saturday (Jun 18), as security for 30 VIPs was reinforced over fears of an "imminent" attack. The alert came as thousands of people... Read more
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New Kerala
Bangladesh project exposes India EXIM bank to high risk: IEEFA Report - newkerala.com #78089project could effectively end up in a financial mess. The Coal based power pla
Bangladesh project exposes India EXIM bank to high risk: IEEFA Report - newkerala.com #78089
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
project could effectively end up in a financial mess. The Coal based power plant proposed to be built near the city of Khulna, close to the Sundarbans mangrove forest, is a joint venture between India and Bangladeshs state owned entities.... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Friday, June 17, 2016have dropped a resisting arrest charge against a woman who was pepper-sprayed d
Friday, June 17, 2016
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 9 days ago
have dropped a resisting arrest charge against a woman who was pepper-sprayed during a coal seam gas protest in the Pilliga forest, south of Narrabri. Read on.Committees purge in new regional council reforms ARMIDALE: Twelve council committees have... Read more
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KCEN-TV
NFL player goes to animal shelter, asks for dog 'that's been here a long time'dog 'that's been here a long time' Ravens offensive tackle Ronnie Stanley made
NFL player goes to animal shelter, asks for dog 'that's been here a long time'
KCEN-TV / Posted 9 days ago
dog 'that's been here a long time' Ravens offensive tackle Ronnie Stanley made just about everyone swoon with this story that comes to us from the BARCS Animal... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Friday, June 17, 2016have dropped a resisting arrest charge against a woman who was pepper-sprayed d
Friday, June 17, 2016
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 9 days ago
have dropped a resisting arrest charge against a woman who was pepper-sprayed during a coal seam gas protest in the Pilliga forest, south of Narrabri. Read on.Committees purge in new regional council reforms ARMIDALE: Twelve council committees have... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Market Women, Youths Shut Down Calabar, Seek EIA Approval for SuperhighwayCalabar — Thousands of market women and youth groups Wednesday took to the stre
Market Women, Youths Shut Down Calabar, Seek EIA Approval for Superhighway
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Calabar — Thousands of market women and youth groups Wednesday took to the streets of Calabar to express their support for the state's 260km superhighway project. They carried banners and placards with inscriptions such as: "Cross Riverians say no... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Supporting community efforts to save Red Pandasefforts to save Red PandasWellington Zoo is helping to save Red Pandas in the w
Supporting community efforts to save Red Pandas
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 10 days ago
efforts to save Red PandasWellington Zoo is helping to save Red Pandas in the wild by supporting Red Panda Network’s Forest Guardian Programme through the Wellington Zoo Conservation Fund. The programme focuses on addressing deforestation –... Read more
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Boise Weekly
How Boise Might Help Save the 'Last Unicorn'Sometime this month—maybe next week, possibly the week after—someone will walk
How Boise Might Help Save the 'Last Unicorn'
Boise Weekly / Posted 11 days ago
Sometime this month—maybe next week, possibly the week after—someone will walk through the gates of Zoo Boise and the organization will achieve a milestone. "We'll hit the $2 million mark," said Zoo Boise Director Steve Burns. "It's quite... Well,... Read more
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chroniclelive
The sky's the limit: Northumberland has country's darkest airspaceThe most detailed ever satellite maps of England’s light pollution and dark ski
The sky's the limit: Northumberland has country's darkest airspace
chroniclelive / Posted 12 days ago
The most detailed ever satellite maps of England’s light pollution and dark skies, released by the Campaign to Protect Rural England (CPRE), show that Northumberland is the darkest national park, with 96% of the area having pristine night... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Arbitrary Evictions in Protected ForestsDakar — Residents of Côte d'Ivoire's protected forests live in fear of arbitrar
Arbitrary Evictions in Protected Forests
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
Dakar — Residents of Côte d'Ivoire's protected forests live in fear of arbitrary evictions and have suffered extortion and physical abuse by forest conservation authorities, Human Rights Watch and the Ivorian Coalition of Human Rights Actors... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Questions & Answers - 9 June 2016Monday, 13 June 2016, 10:37 amPress Release: Office of the Clerk1. Budget 2016—
Questions & Answers - 9 June 2016
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 13 days ago
Monday, 13 June 2016, 10:37 amPress Release: Office of the Clerk1. Budget 2016—Defence1.RON MARK (Deputy Leader—NZ First) to the Minister of Finance: Does he stand by his statement on the defence budget made in the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Around the Towns, June 12, 2016Blakely JuneFest will return to the borough of Blakely later this month with a
Around the Towns, June 12, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
Blakely JuneFest will return to the borough of Blakely later this month with a two-day celebration beginning June 24. The Blakely/Peckville recreation committee invites all to take part in the JuneFest festivities, which will feature food,... Read more
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The Morning Call
Will Moravian Bethlehem get a shot at the World Heritage title?BETHLEHEM — The World Heritage list is a roll call of marvelous icons. The Pyra
Will Moravian Bethlehem get a shot at the World Heritage title?
The Morning Call / Posted 14 days ago
BETHLEHEM — The World Heritage list is a roll call of marvelous icons. The Pyramids of Giza. The Great Wall of China. Stonehenge. The Statue of Liberty. Could Bethlehem be next on the exclusive list? No, not the biblical town (though the Church of... Read more
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The Aspen Times
FIS confirms Aspen’s World Cup Finalsalpine skiing was approved Saturday with Aspen hosting the World Cup Finals Mar
FIS confirms Aspen’s World Cup Finals
The Aspen Times / Posted 14 days ago
alpine skiing was approved Saturday with Aspen hosting the World Cup Finals March 15-19. The calendar was approved at the International Ski Federation (FIS) Congress in Cancun, Mexico. The approval ended roughly 18 months of uncertainty over the... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
‘It opens up the community’: Millinocket expands ATV trail networkNew ATV access route signs have been placed onto Ash, Bates and Bowdoin streets
‘It opens up the community’: Millinocket expands ATV trail network
Bangor Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
New ATV access route signs have been placed onto Ash, Bates and Bowdoin streets and Forest, Massachusetts and Penobscot avenues since the Town Council informally agreed last month to permit the expansion, former Town Councilor John Raymond said. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Museveni Cabinet Job Splits Obote FamilyThe appointment of Betty Amongi, wife of Jimmy Akena, as a minister in Presiden
Museveni Cabinet Job Splits Obote Family
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
The appointment of Betty Amongi, wife of Jimmy Akena, as a minister in President Museveni's new government has set the couple on a collision course with the rest of the Milton Obote family. Obote was the father of Akena and founding president of... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Forest City class of 2016 celebrates togethernessFOREST CITY — Courtney Daniels and Larissa Grigaitis walked arm in arm down the
Forest City class of 2016 celebrates togetherness
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
FOREST CITY — Courtney Daniels and Larissa Grigaitis walked arm in arm down the hall, laughing and smiling in a sea of purple and white. “We’ve been friends since kindergarten,” Courtney said. Finishing each other’s sentences, the two agreed that,... Read more
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The Irish Times
50 things to do with kids this summerNorth Bull IslandJune 12th Go fly a kite on Bull Island during a full day of f
50 things to do with kids this summer
The Irish Times / Posted 15 days ago
North Bull IslandJune 12th Go fly a kite on Bull Island during a full day of free entertainment, courtesy of Dublin City Council, 11am-5pm. Bring your own, buy one there or children can join in one of the kite-making workshops. There’s also a chance... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Retiring economic director steered Presque Isle through heydays, hard timesClark is set to retire this fall from his 48-year post as executive director of
Retiring economic director steered Presque Isle through heydays, hard times
Bangor Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
Clark is set to retire this fall from his 48-year post as executive director of the economic development organization, leaving a career spanning generations of workers and industries that have come and gone at the Skyway Industrial Park, a mile west... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Revealed: vast medieval cities hidden beneath the Cambodian jungleArchaeologists in Cambodia have found multiple, previously undocumented medieva
Revealed: vast medieval cities hidden beneath the Cambodian jungle
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 15 days ago
Archaeologists in Cambodia have found multiple, previously undocumented medieval cities not far from the ancient temples of Angkor Wat, the Guardian can reveal, in groundbreaking discoveries that promise to upend key assumptions about south-east... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Queen's birthday honours 2016: The full listThey come from the worlds of celebrity, sport, culture, science, politics, char
Queen's birthday honours 2016: The full list
Daily Mirror / Posted 15 days ago
They come from the worlds of celebrity, sport, culture, science, politics, charity and many more. Rod Stewart becoming a Sir is one of the big announcements - but there were no knighthoods for the surviving members of England's World Cup-winning... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Stuart Broad awarded MBE in Queen's Birthday Honourshero Stuart Broad has been awarded the MBE - as the county revels in the Queen'
Stuart Broad awarded MBE in Queen's Birthday Honours
Nottingham Post / Posted 15 days ago
hero Stuart Broad has been awarded the MBE - as the county revels in the Queen's 90th birthday celebrations. He was one of 15 local worthy winners named in the Queen's Birthday Honours list. The Notts and England cricketer, who turns 30 in two... Read more
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Wired News
Banning Plastic Bags Is Great for the World, Right? Not So Fastbags have recently gone from a tolerated nuisance to a widely despised and disc
Banning Plastic Bags Is Great for the World, Right? Not So Fast
Wired News / Posted 16 days ago
bags have recently gone from a tolerated nuisance to a widely despised and discouraged vice. Last month, the New York City Council passed a 5-cent-per-bag fee on single-use bags handed out by most retailers. Two weeks ago, the Massachusetts State... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
GEF Steps Up Efforts to Combat Wildlife Crime With Additional U.S.$40 Million to Expand ProgramWashington DC — The Global Environment Facility (GEF) Council today approved an
GEF Steps Up Efforts to Combat Wildlife Crime With Additional U.S.$40 Million to Expand Program
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
Washington DC — The Global Environment Facility (GEF) Council today approved an additional $40 million for the Global Wildlife Program (GWP) expanding its support in the fight against illegal trafficking to 19 countries in Africa and Asia. The GWP... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Meeting the SDGsAs countries throughout the world mark World Environment Day, Egyptian Minister
Meeting the SDGs
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 16 days ago
As countries throughout the world mark World Environment Day, Egyptian Minister of the Environment Khaled Fahmi said this week that Africa urgently needs to move toward the implementation phase of the Paris Climate Change Agreement, agreed in the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Southern role lures chief executiveRawson will head the new Nelson Regional Development Agency. Destination Rotor
Southern role lures chief executive
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 16 days ago
Rawson will head the new Nelson Regional Development Agency. Destination Rotorua chief executive Mark Rawson opted out of putting his hat in the ring to compete for the job of heading up the new Rotorua council controlled economic agency, to... Read more
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ABC News
Duchess Kate Steps Out in a Cut-Out Dressambassadors and young athletes who will be competing in the Rio 2016 Olympics a
Duchess Kate Steps Out in a Cut-Out Dress
ABC News / Posted 16 days ago
ambassadors and young athletes who will be competing in the Rio 2016 Olympics at a pre-dinner reception, as well as some of the charity's key supporters. Eddie Mulholland-WPA Pool/Getty Images Duchess Kate and Prince William Attend a Garden... Read more
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KCEN-TV
Muhammad Ali inspires others to think about their impact on the worldalready selling Ali memorial ticketsScalpers already selling Ali memorial ticke
Muhammad Ali inspires others to think about their impact on the world
KCEN-TV / Posted 16 days ago
already selling Ali memorial ticketsScalpers already selling Ali memorial tickets While thousands weathered hours of waiting in line for a free ticket to Friday's Muhammad Ali memorial service, some are willing to part with their piece of... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
First Coast Happeningsand funding for improved Lyme Disease diagnosis and treatment. (904) 982-2851 o
First Coast Happenings
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 17 days ago
and funding for improved Lyme Disease diagnosis and treatment. (904) 982-2851 or lymediseasechallenge.org. “The Trial of Lt. Flipper,” 1 p.m. Friday-Saturday, Main Library, 303 N. Laura St. Program dramatizes the 1881 court-martial of Henry O.... Read more
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Daily Herald
Theater events: A writer confronts his identity in Grippo Stage's 'Ben Hecht Show'Grippo Stage Company premieres "The Ben Hecht Show," written and performed by J
Theater events: A writer confronts his identity in Grippo Stage's 'Ben Hecht Show'
Daily Herald / Posted 17 days ago
Grippo Stage Company premieres "The Ben Hecht Show," written and performed by James Sherman ("The God of Isaac," "Affluenza!" "Half and Half"), a founding member of the Victory Gardens Playwrights Ensemble. Inspired by the life of the famed 1920s... Read more
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