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Missoula Independent
Rockies Today, September 1President Obama begins Alaska trip with climate change warningOn his first day
Rockies Today, September 1
Missoula Independent / Posted 6 hours ago
President Obama begins Alaska trip with climate change warningOn his first day of a three-day trip in Alaska, President Obama spoke at an international conference on the Arctic in Anchorage, where he spoke of the dangers of a warming climate, a... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
USOC names Los Angeles the official U.S. bidder for the 2024 Summer Olympicsto serious contender. The U.S. Olympic Committee finalized its selection on Tu
USOC names Los Angeles the official U.S. bidder for the 2024 Summer Olympics
Los Angeles Times / Posted 6 hours ago
to serious contender. The U.S. Olympic Committee finalized its selection on Tuesday, moments after the Los Angeles City Council authorized Mayor Eric Garcetti to pursue the bid, according to a source close to the situation who was not authorized... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Nottingham Post Environmental Awards: Restaurant protecting Sherwood Forest and other nomineeesSherwood Forest is one of the great symbols of Nottinghamshire – and one restau
Nottingham Post Environmental Awards: Restaurant protecting Sherwood Forest and other nomineees
Nottingham Post / Posted 8 hours ago
Sherwood Forest is one of the great symbols of Nottinghamshire – and one restaurant is doing more than most to ensure it is not tarnished. Oaks, in Bromley Place, cooks burgers, steaks and sausages on its grill using wood sustainably coppiced by the... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Stamford Community Briefsin the subject line, or call (203) 964-2258. Save the Sound Save the Sound is
Stamford Community Briefs
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
in the subject line, or call (203) 964-2258. Save the Sound Save the Sound is seeking for volunteers for its 30th annual International Coastal Cleanup. From Sept. 12 through Oct. 11 the cleanup will visit 11 Connecticut towns and cities. The... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
Miss. newsman Jack Elliott retiring after 31 years with APPress. The 66-year-old Elliott has covered politics, court cases, executions,
Miss. newsman Jack Elliott retiring after 31 years with AP
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted yesterday
Press. The 66-year-old Elliott has covered politics, court cases, executions, natural disasters and a wide variety of other news stories. His final day at the AP is Monday. “Jack has been a strong, guiding hand in the Jackson bureau and... Read more
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Inquirier.net
2015’s outstanding Filipinos in New York namedTOFA 2015 “Courage of Conviction Awardee,” Mark Bustos, is a hair stylist who g
2015’s outstanding Filipinos in New York named
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
TOFA 2015 “Courage of Conviction Awardee,” Mark Bustos, is a hair stylist who gives haircuts to the homeless. CONTRIBUTED PHOTOS NEW YORK CITY — The fifth edition of the Outstanding Filipino Americans in New York (TOFA-NY) Awards will honor 15... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Miss. newsman Jack Elliott retiring after 31 years with APPress. The 66-year-old Elliott has covered politics, court cases, executions,
Miss. newsman Jack Elliott retiring after 31 years with AP
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted yesterday
Press. The 66-year-old Elliott has covered politics, court cases, executions, natural disasters and a wide variety of other news stories. His final day at the AP is Monday. Elliott, who lives in Forest, graduated from the University of... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Miss. newsman Jack Elliott retiring after 31 years with APPress. The 66-year-old Elliott has covered politics, court cases, executions,
Miss. newsman Jack Elliott retiring after 31 years with AP
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted yesterday
Press. The 66-year-old Elliott has covered politics, court cases, executions, natural disasters and a wide variety of other news stories. His final day at the AP is Monday. Elliott, who lives in Forest, graduated from the University of... Read more
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Mashable
Alaska: Obama's poster child for global warmingWhat's This?Smoke rises from the Bogus Creek Fire on June 7, 2015, one of the m
Alaska: Obama's poster child for global warming
Mashable / Posted yesterday
What's This?Smoke rises from the Bogus Creek Fire on June 7, 2015, one of the many wildfires that burned at least 5.2 million acres in Alaska this year. Image: Matt Snyder/Alaska Division of Forestry via AP,/Associated Press ANCHORAGE, Alaska —... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
How Moishe House is helping turn social lives into Jewish life | FeatureRecreation Center. Photo by Carmel Diamant “Are you all from Moishe House?” Be
How Moishe House is helping turn social lives into Jewish life | Feature
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 2 days ago
Recreation Center. Photo by Carmel Diamant “Are you all from Moishe House?” Ben Zauzmer asked as he approached a circle of about 15 young adults, all in their early to mid-20s, who were eating sandwiches on the lawn of the Silver Lake Recreation... Read more
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The News & Observer
Fall Arts Preview8 p.m. at Motorco Music Hall in Durham. Inti Gajardo G. Catch The Gibson Broth
Fall Arts Preview
The News & Observer / Posted 3 days ago
8 p.m. at Motorco Music Hall in Durham. Inti Gajardo G. Catch The Gibson Brothers Thursday, Oct. 1, 7:30 p.m. hosting the International Bluegrass Music Association’s 26th Annual Awards Show or performing Friday, Oct. 30, 8 p.m. at Fletcher... Read more
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The News & Observer
Fall Arts Preview: ExhibitsNorth Kivu, Eastern Congo, 2012. The still will be included in the exhibit “Ric
Fall Arts Preview: Exhibits
The News & Observer / Posted 3 days ago
North Kivu, Eastern Congo, 2012. The still will be included in the exhibit “Richard Mosse: The Enclave” at Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University through Jan. 10. © Richard Mosse. Courtesy of the artist and Jack Shainman Gallery, New York CAM... Read more
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Daily Herald
State of Suburbs: Shoppers demand updated mallsand expanded shopping malls. Regional malls across the suburbs are seeing a re
State of Suburbs: Shoppers demand updated malls
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
and expanded shopping malls. Regional malls across the suburbs are seeing a renaissance. The mall projects have one of two purposes -- to attract higher-end merchants or to provide more activities to complement shopping, said Naperville... Read more
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Sun Star
Dalaguete expands habitat for fruit batsTHE home of bats in the southern town of Dalaguete got bigger. This, as the he
Dalaguete expands habitat for fruit bats
Sun Star / Posted 3 days ago
THE home of bats in the southern town of Dalaguete got bigger. This, as the heirs of Eugenio Belandres turned over their rights to 4,472 square meters of land in the upland barangay of Lanao to the Municipal Government to provide a habitat for... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Friday Night Scoreboard8 Hawley 42, Warroad 30 Henry Sibley 28, Hill-Murray 6 Hermantown 55, Pine C
Friday Night Scoreboard
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 3 days ago
8 Hawley 42, Warroad 30 Henry Sibley 28, Hill-Murray 6 Hermantown 55, Pine City 0 Hibbing 32, International Falls 13 Hillcrest Lutheran 39, Verndale 8 Hills-Beaver Creek 46, Cleveland 20 Hinckley-Finlayson 50, Mesabi... Read more
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The Irish Times
Short Story: On Cosmology, by Róisín O’Donellwhich may be growing inside her A three-week old foetus, according to Google I
Short Story: On Cosmology, by Róisín O’Donell
The Irish Times / Posted 4 days ago
which may be growing inside her A three-week old foetus, according to Google Images, is a gooey alien-like creature, soft as an oyster. If that in any way resembles you, could you please give me a sign or something? I know it’s too early for... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Helen Mirren, Douglas Brinkley, Jorge Ramos: Sunday guestsat Hurricane Katrina with Gov. Bobby Jindal, R-La.; New Orleans Mayor Mitch Lan
Helen Mirren, Douglas Brinkley, Jorge Ramos: Sunday guests
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
at Hurricane Katrina with Gov. Bobby Jindal, R-La.; New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu; historian Douglas Brinkley, author of "The Great Deluge" and photojournalist Mario Tama. Chief economist Mark Zandi of Moody's Analytics is another guest at... Read more
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Bury Free Press
Mildenhall gears up for popular cycling rallyWest Suffolk is gearing up to welcome thousands of visitors to Mildenhall’s ann
Mildenhall gears up for popular cycling rally
Bury Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
West Suffolk is gearing up to welcome thousands of visitors to Mildenhall’s annual cycling rally this bank holiday weekend. The popular event, which offers free entry and car parking, draws people from all over the UK and boosts the local economy by... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Global warming plays havoc with Auburn cherry blossom festivalsong Sakura Sakura: "Cherry blossoms, cherry blossoms, Across the spring sky, A
Global warming plays havoc with Auburn cherry blossom festival
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 4 days ago
song Sakura Sakura: "Cherry blossoms, cherry blossoms, Across the spring sky, As far as you can see." But the flowering of 180 trees at Auburn's annual cherry blossom festival has sent many young women into a giddy spin. "It's not quite like an... Read more
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The Young Witness
Global warming plays havoc with Auburn cherry blossom festivalsong Sakura Sakura: "Cherry blossoms, cherry blossoms, Across the spring sky, A
Global warming plays havoc with Auburn cherry blossom festival
The Young Witness / Posted 4 days ago
song Sakura Sakura: "Cherry blossoms, cherry blossoms, Across the spring sky, As far as you can see." But the flowering of 180 trees at Auburn's annual cherry blossom festival has sent many young women into a giddy spin. "It's not quite like an... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Global warming plays havoc with Auburn cherry blossom festivalsong Sakura Sakura: "Cherry blossoms, cherry blossoms, Across the spring sky, A
Global warming plays havoc with Auburn cherry blossom festival
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 days ago
song Sakura Sakura: "Cherry blossoms, cherry blossoms, Across the spring sky, As far as you can see." But the flowering of 180 trees at Auburn's annual cherry blossom festival has sent many young women into a giddy spin. "It's not quite like an... Read more
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Western Advocate
Global warming plays havoc with Auburn cherry blossom festivalsong Sakura Sakura: "Cherry blossoms, cherry blossoms, Across the spring sky, A
Global warming plays havoc with Auburn cherry blossom festival
Western Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
song Sakura Sakura: "Cherry blossoms, cherry blossoms, Across the spring sky, As far as you can see." But the flowering of 180 trees at Auburn's annual cherry blossom festival has sent many young women into a giddy spin. "It's not quite like an... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Global warming plays havoc with Auburn cherry blossom festivalsong Sakura Sakura: "Cherry blossoms, cherry blossoms, Across the spring sky, A
Global warming plays havoc with Auburn cherry blossom festival
Daily Liberal / Posted 4 days ago
song Sakura Sakura: "Cherry blossoms, cherry blossoms, Across the spring sky, As far as you can see." But the flowering of 180 trees at Auburn's annual cherry blossom festival has sent many young women into a giddy spin. "It's not quite like an... Read more
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The Border Mail
Global warming plays havoc with Auburn cherry blossom festivalsong Sakura Sakura: "Cherry blossoms, cherry blossoms, Across the spring sky, A
Global warming plays havoc with Auburn cherry blossom festival
The Border Mail / Posted 4 days ago
song Sakura Sakura: "Cherry blossoms, cherry blossoms, Across the spring sky, As far as you can see." But the flowering of 180 trees at Auburn's annual cherry blossom festival has sent many young women into a giddy spin. "It's not quite like an... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Global warming plays havoc with Auburn cherry blossom festivalsong Sakura Sakura: "Cherry blossoms, cherry blossoms, Across the spring sky, A
Global warming plays havoc with Auburn cherry blossom festival
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 4 days ago
song Sakura Sakura: "Cherry blossoms, cherry blossoms, Across the spring sky, As far as you can see." But the flowering of 180 trees at Auburn's annual cherry blossom festival has sent many young women into a giddy spin. "It's not quite like an... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Has Liberia Found the Way to Share Its Forest Plenty With the Poor?By Max Bankole Jarrett, Deputy Director, Africa Progress Panel The "paradox of
Has Liberia Found the Way to Share Its Forest Plenty With the Poor?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
By Max Bankole Jarrett, Deputy Director, Africa Progress Panel The "paradox of plenty" debate tends to focus on fossil fuels and minerals. Countries that are rich in these resources are often - paradoxically - kept financially poor, with the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Non-Release of Chibok Girls Harmful to Nigeria - Anglican PrimateBy Chika Mefor and Ejike Ejike The primate of the Church of Nigeria (Anglican
Non-Release of Chibok Girls Harmful to Nigeria - Anglican Primate
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
By Chika Mefor and Ejike Ejike The primate of the Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion), the Most Rev'd Nicholas Okoh, has said that the continued stay of the Chibok girls in captivity has harmed the country. He said, "The story of the Chibok... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
Republic Act No. 10675H. No. 4769 Republic of the Philippines Congress of the Philippines Sixteent
Republic Act No. 10675
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 5 days ago
H. No. 4769 Republic of the Philippines Congress of the Philippines Sixteenth Congress Second Regular Session Begun and held in Metro Manila, on Monday, the twenty-eighth day of July, two thousand fourteen. AN ACT CONVERTING THE MUNICIPALITY OF... Read more
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The Columbia County News-Times
Current EventsSting Gym, 6000 Columbia Road, Grovetown; $25 per day or $35 per week; willaver
Current Events
The Columbia County News-Times / Posted 6 days ago
Sting Gym, 6000 Columbia Road, Grovetown; $25 per day or $35 per week; willaverybasketballcamps.com Euchee Creek School council meeting 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 26, Euchee Creek Elementary School, 795 Louisville Road, Grovetown; (706) 556-4000,... Read more
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Ballard News-Tribune
Community Calendarspace availability. Email submissions as soon as possible to: calendar@robinson
Community Calendar
Ballard News-Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
space availability. Email submissions as soon as possible to: calendar@robinsonnews.com Items can be accepted from nonprofit groups and government agencies only. Others may call Tamara Chakos at 206.359.2248 for inclusion in our “Out & About”... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Sisters-Camp Sherman FD hosting UK firefighters | News - Home State Rep. Knute Buehler, R-Bend, ended weeks of private consid
Sisters-Camp Sherman FD hosting UK firefighters
KTVZ Bend / Posted 7 days ago
| News - Home State Rep. Knute Buehler, R-Bend, ended weeks of private consideration Tuesday by telling supporters he won't run for governor next year and instead will seek a second term representing... Read more
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CBS Denver
Wildfire Haze In Colorado Could Stick Around For Weeksfires to go out. They won’t really go out until the rainy season kicks in in th
Wildfire Haze In Colorado Could Stick Around For Weeks
CBS Denver / Posted 7 days ago
fires to go out. They won’t really go out until the rainy season kicks in in the Pacific Northwest in October.” Denver International Airport is warning passengers that the smoke and reduced visibility caused by the fires could delay some... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Wildfire haze in Colorado could stick around for weeksfires to go out. They won't really go out until the rainy season kicks in in th
Wildfire haze in Colorado could stick around for weeks
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 7 days ago
fires to go out. They won't really go out until the rainy season kicks in in the Pacific Northwest in October." Denver International Airport is warning passengers that the smoke and reduced visibility caused by the fires could delay some... Read more
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ABC Newspapers
Ramsey considering assistance for Life Fitness expansionI cover the cities of Andover, Blaine and Ramsey. I have worked at ABC Newspape
Ramsey considering assistance for Life Fitness expansion
ABC Newspapers / Posted 7 days ago
I cover the cities of Andover, Blaine and Ramsey. I have worked at ABC Newspapers since August 2007. I cover the cities of Andover, Blaine and Ramsey. I have worked at ABC Newspapers since August 2007. One of the largest employers in the city of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S. to Help Stop Poaching in RegionEast African countries are among the beneficiaries of a raft of anti-poaching m
U.S. to Help Stop Poaching in Region
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
East African countries are among the beneficiaries of a raft of anti-poaching measures announced by the US, to help the continent fight wildlife crime. A statement by Jeff Zients, the director of the National Economic Council, and Christy Goldfuss,... Read more
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EuroNews
Morocco sets off on 10 year plan to hold back the desertdusty one. The harsh climate and low rainfall means little grows here. Accord
Morocco sets off on 10 year plan to hold back the desert
EuroNews / Posted 8 days ago
dusty one. The harsh climate and low rainfall means little grows here. According to Morocco’s High Commission for Water, Forests and the Fight against Desertification, 80 per cent of the country is prone to desertification. The changing climate... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
$9M in bonds sold to build Jacksonville International Airport24, 12:01 PM EDT The annual interest rate for the bonds was set at 3.2077 perc
$9M in bonds sold to build Jacksonville International Airport
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 8 days ago
24, 12:01 PM EDT The annual interest rate for the bonds was set at 3.2077 percent with a net interest cost to the city of $5.8 million over 30 years. The construction cost for the replacement for Imeson Airport was $26.7 million. In addition... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Millennials, these career sectors are worth consideringLondon. As long-time Alberta residents, we’ve become well acquainted with the
Millennials, these career sectors are worth considering
The Globe and Mail / Posted 8 days ago
London. As long-time Alberta residents, we’ve become well acquainted with the energy industry through the endless barrage of stories focusing on our boom-and-bust cycles and our need to diversify. Indeed, the sector is a testament to ingenuity,... Read more
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Gazette
Concerns that fracking could impact across Stroud district after new licence awarded to explore for oil and gas in Sharpnessplace in Sharpness and impact across Stroud district after a licence was awarde
Concerns that fracking could impact across Stroud district after new licence awarded to explore for oil and gas in Sharpness
Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
place in Sharpness and impact across Stroud district after a licence was awarded to explore for oil and gas. It is one of 27 new licenses which have been awarded to energy companies as the government pushes forward with the controversial... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
College community to meet candidates for SCCC president— The field for Sussex County Community College president has been narrowed to
College community to meet candidates for SCCC president
New Jersey Herald / Posted 9 days ago
— The field for Sussex County Community College president has been narrowed to five candidates, all of whom will be on campus in the coming week to interview with the Board of Trustees, tour the campus, and meet with faculty,... Read more
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New Kerala
Indian Navy visits, ocean economy meet; India-Pacific Islands for closer tiesseveral steps to forge closer cooperation with the Pacific Island nations, Indi
Indian Navy visits, ocean economy meet; India-Pacific Islands for closer ties
New Kerala / Posted 11 days ago
several steps to forge closer cooperation with the Pacific Island nations, India on Friday proposed to create a network of marine biology research stations on them, hold a conference on ocean economy in New Delhi next year and have goodwill... Read more
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New Kerala
Clouded Leopard cub admitted at IFAW-WTI run Wildlife Transit Home in Assamat IFAW-WTI run Wildlife Transit Home in Assam A male clouded leopard cub aged
Clouded Leopard cub admitted at IFAW-WTI run Wildlife Transit Home in Assam
New Kerala / Posted 11 days ago
at IFAW-WTI run Wildlife Transit Home in Assam A male clouded leopard cub aged between three to six months was admitted at International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) - Wildlife Trust of India (WTI) run Wildlife Transit Home at Kokrajhar in Assam... Read more
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citybizlist Dallas
Why Lumber Liquidators Holdings Inc. Stock Popped TodayWhat's happening: Shares of Lumber Liquidators Holdings ( NYSE:LL) were up 12.2
Why Lumber Liquidators Holdings Inc. Stock Popped Today
citybizlist Dallas / Posted 11 days ago
What's happening: Shares of Lumber Liquidators Holdings ( NYSE:LL) were up 12.2% as of 11:15 a.m. Thursday after Cantor Fitzgerald analyst Laura Champine upgraded the stock from "hold" to "buy." Champine also raised her per-share price target on the... Read more
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The Local
Swedish town prints nonsense 'Arabic' guideKitesurfing is one of the sports you can do in Landskrona. Photo: Johan Nilsson
Swedish town prints nonsense 'Arabic' guide
The Local / Posted 12 days ago
Kitesurfing is one of the sports you can do in Landskrona. Photo: Johan Nilsson/TT Maddy Savage · 20 Aug 2015, 16:20 Published: 20 Aug 2015 16:20 GMT+02:00 Landskrona in southern Sweden attempted to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why Resist the Addis Abeba Master Plan? - a Constitutional Legal Explorationcalled the "Addis Abeba Integrated Regional Development Plan" (the "Master Plan
Why Resist the Addis Abeba Master Plan? - a Constitutional Legal Exploration
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
called the "Addis Abeba Integrated Regional Development Plan" (the "Master Plan" for short), which proposes to annex most of the city's surrounding areas belonging to the National Regional State of Oromia, it provoked an immediate reaction from... Read more
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The Hindu
Plan for Paris: looking beyond emission cutsrather than legally binding committments to reduce emissions In the lead up to
Plan for Paris: looking beyond emission cuts
The Hindu / Posted 13 days ago
rather than legally binding committments to reduce emissions In the lead up to the Paris Climate Summit — Conference of Parties (CoP) 21 — an important buzzword in international climate circles is INDC (Intended Nationally Determined... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Piedmont, Montclair My Word: Before Oakland's turn to burn, prevention key to survivalfog and cooler weather saved us this month, but September and October are typic
Piedmont, Montclair My Word: Before Oakland's turn to burn, prevention key to survival
Oakland Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
fog and cooler weather saved us this month, but September and October are typically when we are most at risk. The mixture of drought on the one hand and enough late-spring rain to cause grasses to bolt on the other increased the fuel load to... Read more
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Swissinfo
Love or hate the wolf? Depends where you liveIt is only permitted to use a hyperlink to specific SWI swissinfo.ch content on
Love or hate the wolf? Depends where you live
Swissinfo / Posted 13 days ago
It is only permitted to use a hyperlink to specific SWI swissinfo.ch content on the website of the party requesting the content or the website of a third party. The framing of content from SWI swissinfo.ch is only allowed if it is unchanged, without... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
August 18Questions and Answers - Tuesday, 18 August 2015, 5:42 pmPress Release: Office o
August 18
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 14 days ago
Questions and Answers - Tuesday, 18 August 2015, 5:42 pmPress Release: Office of the ClerkQuestions to MinistersEconomy—DiversificationANDREW LITTLE (Leader of the Opposition): My question is to the Prime Minister—[Interruption] Mr SPEAKER :... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Pandrillus - the Race to Save the Big Three - Gorilla, Drill and ChimpanzeeIn the 1980s, drills were believed by the international scientific community to
Pandrillus - the Race to Save the Big Three - Gorilla, Drill and Chimpanzee
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
In the 1980s, drills were believed by the international scientific community to be extinct in Nigeria and on Bioko Island, Equatorial Guinea. The only known population was in Korup National Park, Cameroun. In zoos in Europe and the USA drills bred... Read more
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