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The Florida Times-Union
Sunday Business Notebook: Northside land buyer an ally of Amazontook a major step forward Friday as the land sold for $15 million. It’s been ca
Sunday Business Notebook: Northside land buyer an ally of Amazon
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 8 hours ago
took a major step forward Friday as the land sold for $15 million. It’s been called Project Rex as it moved through City Council, with promises of a $200 million investment and creating 1,500 jobs by 2019. Rumors have said it’s a distribution... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Life Remembered: 'Strength, compassion, love and a kind heart'evident with his family, his faith or farm life. Harms had a deep interest and
Life Remembered: 'Strength, compassion, love and a kind heart'
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 16 hours ago
evident with his family, his faith or farm life. Harms had a deep interest and love for his fellow man, according to some of those who knew the man who was big in the area farm community, including helping to start the mammoth Half Century of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
High Fees, Bribes Fail Forest CertificationChristopher Jjuuko is a forest grower in Kalagi, Mukono district, something tha
High Fees, Bribes Fail Forest Certification
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Christopher Jjuuko is a forest grower in Kalagi, Mukono district, something that has kept him busy in retirement. A former teacher, 58-year-old Jjuuko says he sought to boost his family's income by venturing into forestry, on the advice from people... Read more
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Daily Mail
England wouldn't have lost to Iceland with Sam Allardyce in chargemanager Sam Allardyce is poised to take over the England job His CV might lack
England wouldn't have lost to Iceland with Sam Allardyce in charge
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
manager Sam Allardyce is poised to take over the England job His CV might lack major silverware but still has plenty of substance Allardyce's tactics are more nuanced than simply hopeful long-balls The former Bolton and Newcastle boss is a... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Atlantic Coast Conference Officially Announces ACC Networkwill launch the ACC Network – a comprehensive linear and digital network, it wa
Atlantic Coast Conference Officially Announces ACC Network
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 2 days ago
will launch the ACC Network – a comprehensive linear and digital network, it was announced today by ACC Commissioner John Swofford and ESPN President John Skipper at the conference’s annual Football Kickoff media event in Charlotte, N.C. The 20-year... Read more
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birminghammail
The latest news, views and rumoursWEST BROM: More entertainment please In Holland, where Albion are taking on Vi
The latest news, views and rumours
birminghammail / Posted 2 days ago
WEST BROM: More entertainment please In Holland, where Albion are taking on Vitesse Arnhem in the first match of the FOX Sports Cup. There’s likely to be water breaks with temperatures still around 30°C. Phillips and Rondon are said to have made a... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
History for July 20, 2016Today is Wednesday, July 20, the 202nd day of 2016. There are 164 days left in
History for July 20, 2016
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 2 days ago
Today is Wednesday, July 20, the 202nd day of 2016. There are 164 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 20, 1976, America’s Viking 1 robot spacecraft made a successful, first-ever landing on Mars. In 1861, the Congress of... Read more
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The New Yorker
What It Takes to Clean the GangesThe Ganges River begins in the Himalayas, roughly three hundred miles north of
What It Takes to Clean the Ganges
The New Yorker / Posted 3 days ago
The Ganges River begins in the Himalayas, roughly three hundred miles north of Delhi and five miles south of India’s border with Tibet, where it emerges from an ice cave called Gaumukh (the Cow’s Mouth) and is known as the Bhagirathi. Eleven miles... Read more
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Delhi News Record
Backus added to biosphere reserveResidents of Norfolk County have long known that the Backus Woods north of Port
Backus added to biosphere reserve
Delhi News Record / Posted 3 days ago
Residents of Norfolk County have long known that the Backus Woods north of Port Rowan is a special place. The United Nations agrees, with the organization's Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) recently granting the forest... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Backus added to biosphere reserveResidents of Norfolk County have long known that the Backus Woods north of Port
Backus added to biosphere reserve
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 3 days ago
Residents of Norfolk County have long known that the Backus Woods north of Port Rowan is a special place. The United Nations agrees, with the organization's Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) recently granting the forest... Read more
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The Houma Courier
GOP platform, which calls coal 'clean', would reverse decades of US energy and climate policyThe GOP platform calls coal "clean," pledges to reverse a Supreme Court ruling
GOP platform, which calls coal 'clean', would reverse decades of US energy and climate policy
The Houma Courier / Posted 3 days ago
The GOP platform calls coal "clean," pledges to reverse a Supreme Court ruling on the scope of the Clean Air Act, seeks to open vast amounts of federally protected public lands and waters to oil, gas and coal exploitation, rejects the Paris climate... Read more
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The Daily Comet
GOP platform, which calls coal 'clean', would reverse decades of US energy and climate policyThe GOP platform calls coal "clean," pledges to reverse a Supreme Court ruling
GOP platform, which calls coal 'clean', would reverse decades of US energy and climate policy
The Daily Comet / Posted 3 days ago
The GOP platform calls coal "clean," pledges to reverse a Supreme Court ruling on the scope of the Clean Air Act, seeks to open vast amounts of federally protected public lands and waters to oil, gas and coal exploitation, rejects the Paris climate... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, July 20, 2016Today is Wednesday, July 20, the 202nd day of 2016. There are 164 days left in
This day in history, July 20, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
Today is Wednesday, July 20, the 202nd day of 2016. There are 164 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On July 20, 1976, America's Viking 1 robot spacecraft made a successful, first-ever landing on Mars. In 1861, the Congress of... Read more
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Environmental Data Interactive Exchange
EU Member States offered climate target flexibility in bid to cut emissions EU member states will be able to bank annual emissions savings from sectors s
EU Member States offered climate target flexibility in bid to cut emissions
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange / Posted 3 days ago
EU member states will be able to bank annual emissions savings from sectors such as agriculture and transport, and use them in later years to meet their climate targets,... Read more
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Daily Herald
Today in HistoryToday is Wednesday, July 20, the 202nd day of 2016. There are 164 days left in
Today in History
Daily Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Today is Wednesday, July 20, the 202nd day of 2016. There are 164 days left in the year. On July 20, 1976, America's Viking 1 robot spacecraft made a successful, first-ever landing on Mars. In 1861, the Congress of the Confederate States convened... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Today in History Today is Wednesday, July 20, the 202nd day of 2016. There are 164 days left i
Today in History
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 4 days ago
Today is Wednesday, July 20, the 202nd day of 2016. There are 164 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On July 20, 1976, America's Viking 1 robot spacecraft made a successful, first-ever landing on Mars. On this... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
AfDB Approves USD 14 Million for Its First Private Sector Direct Investment in Restoration of Degraded Forests Through Sustainable Forest Plantations in GhanaThe Board of Directors of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB) on July 13,
AfDB Approves USD 14 Million for Its First Private Sector Direct Investment in Restoration of Degraded Forests Through Sustainable Forest Plantations in Ghana
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB) on July 13, 2016 approved a USD 14 million senior loan through its private sector window to Form Ghana Ltd for restoration of degraded forest reserves through sustainably managed... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Tourist-puller Robin Hood returns to Nottingham city centreFriar Tuck clutches ye olde tankard and gives Nottingham tourists the benefit o
Tourist-puller Robin Hood returns to Nottingham city centre
Nottingham Post / Posted 4 days ago
Friar Tuck clutches ye olde tankard and gives Nottingham tourists the benefit of his wisdom. "Like the Lord with wine," says the roly-poly monk, "water and barley are turned into that most holy of beverages, ale." We are at The Robin Hood Legacy –... Read more
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Business Standard India
PM pushes for Aadhaar-linked DBT at Inter-state Council meetHowever, politics takes precedence over policy matters as leaders reiterate par
PM pushes for Aadhaar-linked DBT at Inter-state Council meet
Business Standard India / Posted 7 days ago
However, politics takes precedence over policy matters as leaders reiterate party lines At the Council, set up in 1990 to discuss Centre-state and inter-state relations, Modi asked the... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Plans rolling for new bike parkJay Hoots has helped build a lot of bike parks in recent years but the one in B
Plans rolling for new bike park
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 8 days ago
Jay Hoots has helped build a lot of bike parks in recent years but the one in Brantford is extra special for the entrepreneur and cycling enthusiast. The city is, after all, his home town. "I'm so excited to come back to Brantford and work with the... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, July 15, 2016Today is Friday, July 15, the 197th day of 2016. There are 169 days left in the
This day in history, July 15, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
Today is Friday, July 15, the 197th day of 2016. There are 169 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On July 15, 1976, a 36-hour kidnap ordeal began for 26 schoolchildren and their bus driver as they were abducted near Chowchilla,... Read more
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Vancouver Business Journal
Workforce program big hit with local manufacturersThe loss of American manufacturing jobs to cheap-labor foreign countries is a c
Workforce program big hit with local manufacturers
Vancouver Business Journal / Posted 8 days ago
The loss of American manufacturing jobs to cheap-labor foreign countries is a common and contentious topic this election year. But some national efforts to keep those jobs in the U.S.A. might be flying under the political radar, including one... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Today in History Today is Friday, July 15, the 197th day of 2016. There are 169 days left in t
Today in History
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 9 days ago
Today is Friday, July 15, the 197th day of 2016. There are 169 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On July 15, 1976, a 36-hour kidnap ordeal began for 26 schoolchildren and their bus driver as they were abducted... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
New Zealand log export volumes and prices increaseFriday, 15 July 2016, 12:06 pmPress Release: Wood Resources InternationalGlobal
New Zealand log export volumes and prices increase
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 days ago
Friday, 15 July 2016, 12:06 pmPress Release: Wood Resources InternationalGlobal Timber and Wood Products Market Update - a news brief from Wood Resources International LLC New Zealand log export... Read more
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Columbia Star
Richland Two Game On: Working Together for SuccessHamm We did it! Another successful school year has come and gone. The 2015- 201
Richland Two Game On: Working Together for Success
Columbia Star / Posted 9 days ago
Hamm We did it! Another successful school year has come and gone. The 2015- 2016 school year unquestionably had its share of challenges with floodwaters racing through our homes and heart, and international notoriety received for all the wrong... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Strong action needed as Bornean Orangutan critically endangeredKOTA KINABALU: After decades of dramatic decline, the Bornean Orangutan was lis
Strong action needed as Bornean Orangutan critically endangered
The Borneo Post / Posted 9 days ago
KOTA KINABALU: After decades of dramatic decline, the Bornean Orangutan was listed as critically endangered by the International Union for Conservation Nature (IUCN) last week, highlighting the need for urgent action to save the species, which has... Read more
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dna
Confident GST will pass in coming Parliament session: Nitin GadkariMinister Nitin Gadkari has expressed confidence that the crucial GST bill will
Confident GST will pass in coming Parliament session: Nitin Gadkari
dna / Posted 9 days ago
Minister Nitin Gadkari has expressed confidence that the crucial GST bill will be passed in the coming Monsoon session of Parliament as he touted the various reform measures implemented by the government to boost economic growth and attract... Read more
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asianage
Confident GST will pass in coming Parliament session: GadkariMinister Nitin Gadkari has expressed confidence that the crucial GST bill will
Confident GST will pass in coming Parliament session: Gadkari
asianage / Posted 9 days ago
Minister Nitin Gadkari has expressed confidence that the crucial GST bill will be passed in the coming Monsoon session of Parliament as he touted the various reform measures implemented by the government to boost economic growth and attract... Read more
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asianage
Confident GST will pass in coming Parliament session GadkariMinister Nitin Gadkari has expressed confidence that the crucial GST bill will
Confident GST will pass in coming Parliament session Gadkari
asianage / Posted 9 days ago
Minister Nitin Gadkari has expressed confidence that the crucial GST bill will be passed in the coming Monsoon session of Parliament as he touted the various reform measures implemented by the government to boost economic growth and attract... Read more
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The Economic Times
Confident GST will pass in coming Parliament session: Nitin GadkariMinister Nitin Gadkari has expressed confidence that the crucial GST bill will
Confident GST will pass in coming Parliament session: Nitin Gadkari
The Economic Times / Posted 9 days ago
Minister Nitin Gadkari has expressed confidence that the crucial GST bill will be passed in the coming Monsoon session of Parliament as he touted the various reform measures implemented by the government to boost economic growth and attract... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
CSO Working Group: Failure to Pass the 2014 Version of the Land Rights Act Threatens Peace and Stability in LiberiaOrganizations (CSO) Working Group on Land Rights in Liberia, call on the legisl
CSO Working Group: Failure to Pass the 2014 Version of the Land Rights Act Threatens Peace and Stability in Liberia
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Organizations (CSO) Working Group on Land Rights in Liberia, call on the legislature to immediately pass the 2014 version of the Land Rights Act (LRA) to secure the customary land rights of Liberia's local communities. The 2014 version would... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
Young patients' artwork featured in Museum of Contemporary Art Jacksonville exhibitNonprofit news: Wednesday, July 13, 11:39 AM EDT Art with a Heart in Healthc
Young patients' artwork featured in Museum of Contemporary Art Jacksonville exhibit
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 10 days ago
Nonprofit news: Wednesday, July 13, 11:39 AM EDT Art with a Heart in Healthcare attempts to lessen children�s fear, pain, boredom and depression by providing art... Read more
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Ilford Recorder
Chigwell teachers complete their own Tour de France for Borneo tripHatch teachers returning to the school after the 400km bike ride to raise money
Chigwell teachers complete their own Tour de France for Borneo trip
Ilford Recorder / Posted 10 days ago
Hatch teachers returning to the school after the 400km bike ride to raise money for a student trip to Borneo. Five members of staff from a Chigwell school have completed a 400km cycle ride to raise money for a pupils’ trip to Borneo. The five West... Read more
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BBC News
Serbia holds Croatia war crimes suspect Goran Hadzicfor the former Yugoslavia. Mr Hadzic, now 52, led Serb separatist forces durin
Serbia holds Croatia war crimes suspect Goran Hadzic
BBC News / Posted 11 days ago
for the former Yugoslavia. Mr Hadzic, now 52, led Serb separatist forces during Croatia's 1991-1995 war. Within hours of the arrest, a Serbian court approved his extradition to the Hague. He has been charged with the murder of hundreds of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Manuka offers farmers a sweet futuremaking a big comeback with plans to develop a $1.2 billion honey industry. Phot
Manuka offers farmers a sweet future
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 days ago
making a big comeback with plans to develop a $1.2 billion honey industry. Photo / Getty Images Manuka - once the scourge of many a back country farm - is making a big comeback. Serious plans are afoot to establish plantations of manuka -... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Fight Against Terror - Troops Recapture 26 Out of 29 LGsAnd Ronald Mutum The fact that many towns and villages in Borno, Yobe and Adam
Fight Against Terror - Troops Recapture 26 Out of 29 LGs
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
And Ronald Mutum The fact that many towns and villages in Borno, Yobe and Adamawa states, which were under the occupation of Boko Haram insurgents, have been retaken by the Nigerian troops within one year, has remained a subject of discussion, not... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
Hatred, the Holocaust and the new refugee crisis: PorterOSWIECIM, POLAND – Bill Glied leads a block of paraders, arm in arm with his da
Hatred, the Holocaust and the new refugee crisis: Porter
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted 13 days ago
OSWIECIM, POLAND – Bill Glied leads a block of paraders, arm in arm with his daughter Tammy. The landscape bursts with joy around them — chestnut trees wave their delicate blooms, lilacs perfume the air, birds sing and pirouette overhead. Nature’s... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Mountain Town News: Figure out the strange hand of fate in all thismountain. The driver was mostly unscathed physically, reported The Aspen Times
Mountain Town News: Figure out the strange hand of fate in all this
Summit Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
mountain. The driver was mostly unscathed physically, reported The Aspen Times, but he said he was unlikely to repeat his off-road derring-do. From here on out, he vows to turn around if the road requires switching gears into 4-low. About 50... Read more
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The Borneo Post
The week at a glance 10 July 2016Siemens to expand scope of activities in Sarawak Siemens Malaysia plans to fur
The week at a glance 10 July 2016
The Borneo Post / Posted 14 days ago
Siemens to expand scope of activities in Sarawak Siemens Malaysia plans to further expand its scope of activities and investment in Sarawak, with a particular focus on gas-based power generation. President and chief executive officer Prakash... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Manuka offers farmers a sweet futuremaking a big comeback with plans to develop a $1.2 billion honey industry. Phot
Manuka offers farmers a sweet future
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 15 days ago
making a big comeback with plans to develop a $1.2 billion honey industry. Photo / Getty Images Manuka - once the scourge of many a back country farm - is making a big comeback. Serious plans are afoot to establish plantations of manuka -... Read more
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Daily Herald
Hollywood Vampires come out to playAurora. $65. (630) 896-6666 or riveredgeaurora.com. 8 p.m. Thursday, July 7Chec
Hollywood Vampires come out to play
Daily Herald / Posted 16 days ago
Aurora. $65. (630) 896-6666 or riveredgeaurora.com. 8 p.m. Thursday, July 7Check, please! Laugh along at all sorts of disapproving mother jokes in the one-man comedy "My Son The Waiter, A Jewish Tragedy" starring Brad Zimmerman starting... Read more
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The Border Mail
World's most liveable city should be ashamedWhat a sad trend for the world's most liveable city to be leading. Go behind t
World's most liveable city should be ashamed
The Border Mail / Posted 16 days ago
What a sad trend for the world's most liveable city to be leading. Go behind the success of Southbank's waterfront fine-dining and culture precinct, to its residential hinterlands beyond City Road, and you are in a dead zone – a windswept jungle of... Read more
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The Courier
World's most liveable city should be ashamedWhat a sad trend for the world's most liveable city to be leading. Go behind t
World's most liveable city should be ashamed
The Courier / Posted 16 days ago
What a sad trend for the world's most liveable city to be leading. Go behind the success of Southbank's waterfront fine-dining and culture precinct, to its residential hinterlands beyond City Road, and you are in a dead zone – a windswept jungle of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Intelligence Services Torture Suspected Opponentsduring the World Refugee Day in Kigali. Nairobi — Burundian intelligence servi
Intelligence Services Torture Suspected Opponents
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
during the World Refugee Day in Kigali. Nairobi — Burundian intelligence services have tortured and ill-treated scores of suspected government opponents at their headquarters and in secret locations, Human Rights Watch said today. Police and... Read more
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New Kerala
From Berlin, Javadekar arrives home to cabinet rank, HRD - newkerala.com #86449New Delhi, July 6 : From holding forth on Climate Change at international fora
From Berlin, Javadekar arrives home to cabinet rank, HRD - newkerala.com #86449
New Kerala / Posted 18 days ago
New Delhi, July 6 : From holding forth on Climate Change at international fora to becoming incharge of the more humble Human Resource Development ministry - for Prakash Javadekar the change has been sudden, despite his happy elevation as cabinet... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
CJ Extra Calendar: Topeka's upcoming meetings and events, July 5, 2016 updateNotices of upcoming events for the CJ Extra Calendar should be sent to The Tope
CJ Extra Calendar: Topeka's upcoming meetings and events, July 5, 2016 update
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 18 days ago
Notices of upcoming events for the CJ Extra Calendar should be sent to The Topeka Capital-Journal at least two weeks in advance of the intended publication date (not the event date). They may be submitted by email to news@cjonline.com; by mail or in... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Bay's own film office has 'huge potential', proposes film societyDellaBarca Steel and Anton Steel. Photo / Andrew Warner The Bay could be the b
Bay's own film office has 'huge potential', proposes film society
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 18 days ago
DellaBarca Steel and Anton Steel. Photo / Andrew Warner The Bay could be the backdrop for a television soap opera or an international movie if a plan to grow the film and television industry in the Bay wins support, industry experts say. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Justice, FDA Sign MOU to Strengthen Forestry ComplianceA Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to ensure cooperation in their partnership
Justice, FDA Sign MOU to Strengthen Forestry Compliance
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to ensure cooperation in their partnership to enhance forestry compliance and enforcement has been signed by the Ministry of Justice (MOJ) and the Forestry Development Authority (FDA). During the signing ceremony... Read more
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The Columbian
How and why refugees come to the U.S.(AP) — Joel Nzabakiza describes his childhood as a “sad story.” When he was 7,
How and why refugees come to the U.S.
The Columbian / Posted 20 days ago
(AP) — Joel Nzabakiza describes his childhood as a “sad story.” When he was 7, his father was stabbed to death in front of his family. Fleeing for safety, Nzabakiza’s mother led his family, including his five brothers, to a nearby forest where... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Filipinos are Jacksonville's largest immigrant group; often professionals in medical fieldEditor’s note: This story is one of an occasional series examining prominent im
Filipinos are Jacksonville's largest immigrant group; often professionals in medical field
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 21 days ago
Editor’s note: This story is one of an occasional series examining prominent immigrant groups in Jacksonville. This story looks at the largest: the Filipinos. Francis Ong moved to New York in the early 1980s for medical training, but like many... Read more
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