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Kansas City InfoZine
Japanese Economists Join Global Call for Action on Tax Havens 47 Japanese experts are adding their names to those of more than 300 economis
Japanese Economists Join Global Call for Action on Tax Havens
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 22 minutes ago
47 Japanese experts are adding their names to those of more than 300 economists from 30 countries. Boston, MA - infoZine - 47 economists and experts from across Japan, including... Read more
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TribLIVE
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate changeup a historic visit to Vietnam, U.S. President Barack Obama on Wednesday praise
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate change
TribLIVE / Posted 7 hours ago
up a historic visit to Vietnam, U.S. President Barack Obama on Wednesday praised the country's next generation of leaders for being more conscious of the environment than previous generations and urged them to “do something about” climate... Read more
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PhysOrg
Footprints of baby planets in a gas diskALMA image of the dust disk around HL Tauri. Credit: ALMA (ESO/NAOJ/NRAO) A new
Footprints of baby planets in a gas disk
PhysOrg / Posted 11 hours ago
ALMA image of the dust disk around HL Tauri. Credit: ALMA (ESO/NAOJ/NRAO) A new analysis of the ALMA data for a young star HL Tauri provides yet more firm evidence of baby planets around the star. Researchers uncovered two gaps in the gas disk around... Read more
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TribLIVE
OPEC could revive freeze in oil productionnon-OPEC major producers think that the revival of it is necessary, it's all op
OPEC could revive freeze in oil production
TribLIVE / Posted 11 hours ago
non-OPEC major producers think that the revival of it is necessary, it's all open and on the table all the time.” The idea for a production freeze grew out of meeting between Russia and OPEC members Saudi Arabia, Venezuela and Qatar in February as... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pitcairn natives among WWII vets bill would honor with collective medalWake Island and the Philippine Archipelago between Dec. 7, 1941, and May 10, 19
Pitcairn natives among WWII vets bill would honor with collective medal
TribLIVE / Posted 14 hours ago
Wake Island and the Philippine Archipelago between Dec. 7, 1941, and May 10, 1942, and who died or were imprisoned by the Japanese military in the Philippines, Japan, Korea, Manchuria, Wake Island and Guam from April 9, 1942, until Sept. 2, 1945,... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
San Diego County Spelling Bee Winner Heads To National BeeElla Peters holds the trophy she received for winning the 47th annual San Diego
San Diego County Spelling Bee Winner Heads To National Bee
KPBS San Diego / Posted 20 hours ago
Ella Peters holds the trophy she received for winning the 47th annual San Diego Union-Tribune Countywide Spelling Bee, March 15, 2016. A seventh-grader attending San Diego's Notre Dame Academy will begin competing in the 89th Scripps National... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
San Diego area 7th grader to begin competing in Scripps National Spelling Bee in Marylandis high enough. A misspelling in either the second or third round means the co
San Diego area 7th grader to begin competing in Scripps National Spelling Bee in Maryland
KGTV San Diego / Posted 20 hours ago
is high enough. A misspelling in either the second or third round means the contestant is eliminated. Ella qualified for the national bee by winning the San Diego County Spelling Bee on March 15. Her final word was phlegm. Ella loves reading... Read more
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PhysOrg
New tabletop instrument tests electron mobility for next-generation electronicsmanipulate their properties. Yet large-scale facilities like the MagLab are sca
New tabletop instrument tests electron mobility for next-generation electronics
PhysOrg / Posted 21 hours ago
manipulate their properties. Yet large-scale facilities like the MagLab are scarce, and scientists must compete with others for valuable time on the machines. Now researchers from the United Kingdom, in collaboration with industry partners from... Read more
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TribLIVE
Garcia, Donaldson among 27 new names in field for U.S. Open at Oakmont | TribLIVE Sergio Garcia kisses the trophy after winning the AT&T Byron Nel
Garcia, Donaldson among 27 new names in field for U.S. Open at Oakmont
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
| TribLIVE Sergio Garcia kisses the trophy after winning the AT&T Byron Nelson at the TPC Four Seasons... Read more
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TribLIVE
Teresa Heinz says sons to take turns leading Heinz EndowmentsHeinz says sons to take turns leading Heinz Endowments Teresa Heinz Kerry atte
Teresa Heinz says sons to take turns leading Heinz Endowments
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
Heinz says sons to take turns leading Heinz Endowments Teresa Heinz Kerry attends a luncheon in honor of Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe held by her husband, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, and US vice president Joe Biden on April 28, 2015,... Read more
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The Hill
More than 400 businesses urge Congress to support Pacific deal400 employers across 10 states are calling on Congress to support and pass an e
More than 400 businesses urge Congress to support Pacific deal
The Hill / Posted yesterday
400 employers across 10 states are calling on Congress to support and pass an expansive Pacific Rim trade agreement. In letters sent to Capitol Hill on Monday, companies and associations in California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, New York,... Read more
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ESPN
Carli Lloyd is more than 16 minutes of famehomage to its state. On one wall, a canvas print trumpets Garden State cities -
Carli Lloyd is more than 16 minutes of fame
ESPN / Posted yesterday
homage to its state. On one wall, a canvas print trumpets Garden State cities -- Marlton! Hoboken! Manalapan! -- in block letters. On another, black-and-white photographs showcase local landmarks in sharp relief. And squirreled away in a booth in... Read more
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TribLIVE
18 girls killed in fire at school dorm in Thailandboarders. It is about 500 miles north of Bangkok. Rewat said the fire broke ou
18 girls killed in fire at school dorm in Thailand
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
boarders. It is about 500 miles north of Bangkok. Rewat said the fire broke out in the dorm's lower level, which is used for activities. The upper level housed the sleeping quarters. It is one of the two dorms on the 20-acre school grounds. The... Read more
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TribLIVE
US ex-POW in Japan to travel with Obama to Hiroshima | TribLIVE Former U.S. prisoner of war Daniel Crowley speaks during a press
US ex-POW in Japan to travel with Obama to Hiroshima
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
| TribLIVE Former U.S. prisoner of war Daniel Crowley speaks during a press conference in San Antonio, Texas, May 21, 2016. TOKYO — An... Read more
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TribLIVE
Germany’s Bayer makes $62 billion offer for MonsantoGermany's Bayer makes $62 billion offer for Monsanto | TribLIVE Germany's Baye
Germany’s Bayer makes $62 billion offer for Monsanto
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
Germany's Bayer makes $62 billion offer for Monsanto | TribLIVE Germany's Bayer makes $62 billion offer for Monsanto BERLIN — German drug and chemicals company Bayer AG announced Monday that it has made a $62 billion offer to buy U.S.-based crops... Read more
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TribLIVE
Obama lifts arms ban in his first visit to Vietnamhis first visit to Vietnam HANOI, Vietnam — U.S. President Barack Obama on Mon
Obama lifts arms ban in his first visit to Vietnam
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
his first visit to Vietnam HANOI, Vietnam — U.S. President Barack Obama on Monday lifted a decades-old arms export embargo for Vietnam during his first visit to the communist country, looking to bolster a government seen as a crucial, though flawed... Read more
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TribLIVE
Obama looks to boost economic, security ties in Asiain Asia | TribLIVE HANOI — President Obama's mission in Vietnam and Japan is
Obama looks to boost economic, security ties in Asia
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
in Asia | TribLIVE HANOI — President Obama's mission in Vietnam and Japan is to build stronger economic and security ties with Asian-Pacific allies anxious about the rise of an increasingly... Read more
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New York Post
Dear John: Scammers are alive and well on the internetscam recently. She had listed a water heater that we were selling on letgo.com
Dear John: Scammers are alive and well on the internet
New York Post / Posted 3 days ago
scam recently. She had listed a water heater that we were selling on letgo.com. The buyer said he would be sending a check for more than the amount of the listed price of $350, and asked her to distribute various amounts to others. I thought this... Read more
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TribLIVE
Obama to seek closure in Japan, Vietnam visits | TribLIVE WASHINGTON — For nearly eight years, President Obama has struggl
Obama to seek closure in Japan, Vietnam visits
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
| TribLIVE WASHINGTON — For nearly eight years, President Obama has struggled to end wars in Afghanistan and Iraq. Next week, he'll try to close chapters... Read more
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Japan Today
Why does Japanese writing need three different sets of characters? (Part 2) ‹ Japan TodayWe’re back and ready to take on the third, and most puzzling, type of Japanese
Why does Japanese writing need three different sets of characters? (Part 2) ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 3 days ago
We’re back and ready to take on the third, and most puzzling, type of Japanese text: katakana. Recently, we started taking a look at the question of why the Japanese language needs three sets of written characters. To recap, we saw that kanji... Read more
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The Hindu
Rahaab Allana on foregrounding images in a globally connected environment to foster regional connectivitiesthe visual trajectory towards court customs, investiture ceremonies, royal hunt
Rahaab Allana on foregrounding images in a globally connected environment to foster regional connectivities
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
the visual trajectory towards court customs, investiture ceremonies, royal hunts and the lifestyles of those who could afford to be avidly documented. Kiran Man Chitrakar’s efforts to document and publish over 2,000 glass plate negatives from the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Heather du Plessis-Allan: Shake up at the UNcountry. Now, only 2 million people do. Helen Clark should think about ditchin
Heather du Plessis-Allan: Shake up at the UN
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
country. Now, only 2 million people do. Helen Clark should think about ditching that unit if she wins the election for Secretary-General. She might also want to take a look at these three staffers, especially the one who tells us he can't... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Collier Honor Flight honors military missing in action, Korean veteransMike O'Day and his family will receive an Ambassador for Peace Medal in honor o
Collier Honor Flight honors military missing in action, Korean veterans
Naples Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
Mike O'Day and his family will receive an Ambassador for Peace Medal in honor of his younger brother's service. Laurence O'Day is listed as missing in action in North Korea. (Heather Corace/Special to The News-Press) By Stacey Henson, The... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Leaders should visit Pearl Harbor site, tooLetters to the Editor What's your opinion? We value your opinion and encourage
Leaders should visit Pearl Harbor site, too
The Marietta Times / Posted 4 days ago
Letters to the Editor What's your opinion? We value your opinion and encourage you to share it with our readers by writing a Letter to the Editor. Submit your letter online with our Virtual Newsroom. In my opinion, President Obama is going to Japan... Read more
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TribLIVE
G-7 finance leaders seek to reassure on global economyleaders seek to reassure on global economy | TribLIVE AKIU, Japan — Finance
G-7 finance leaders seek to reassure on global economy
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
leaders seek to reassure on global economy | TribLIVE AKIU, Japan — Finance leaders of major industrial countries meeting in Japan need to find ways to use all the “policy levers” they... Read more
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The Morning Call
James Gibney: Did bombing Hiroshima save Japanese lives?fun. I was tired, but I realized that even one person can kill a lot of the ene
James Gibney: Did bombing Hiroshima save Japanese lives?
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
fun. I was tired, but I realized that even one person can kill a lot of the enemy." So wrote Mihoko Nakane, a 10-year-old Japanese girl, in her diary in July 1945. She was describing the hand-to-hand combat training she and her classmates were... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Inside Korean 'sex cult' plucking girls off street to be 'brides' for rapistof major cities. Alleged victims have claimed leader Jung Myung-seok - who is
Inside Korean 'sex cult' plucking girls off street to be 'brides' for rapist
Daily Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
of major cities. Alleged victims have claimed leader Jung Myung-seok - who is serving a 10-year prison sentence in Korea for rape - is identified as the Messiah who is being persecuted like Jesus Christ. Attractive recruits are said to be... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Bombing Japan saved our lives Letters Policy Submit Your Letter Also in Opinion I respond to the May 11
Bombing Japan saved our lives
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
Letters Policy Submit Your Letter Also in Opinion I respond to the May 11 Dispatch article “Obama to focus on future in historic Hiroshima visit.” Has it been forgotten that Japan attacked Pearl Harbor in Hawaii,... Read more
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TribLIVE
App-makers draw a bead on adult coloring bookswith Sharpies, colored pencils and gel pens. But in November, Brown shifted sp
App-makers draw a bead on adult coloring books
TribLIVE / Posted 5 days ago
with Sharpies, colored pencils and gel pens. But in November, Brown shifted spending to digital products. She paid $100 for mobile apps including Recolor and Colorfy, which Comscore researchers say together reached 2.3 million users in the... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Herbert J. Schoellkopf Jr., creator of Old Pro miniature golf courses, dieshe ran varsity track and was a member of a winning relay team in the 1938 and 1
Herbert J. Schoellkopf Jr., creator of Old Pro miniature golf courses, dies
Baltimore Sun / Posted 5 days ago
he ran varsity track and was a member of a winning relay team in the 1938 and 1939 Penn Relays. He began studies at Guilford College in North Carolina and joined the Army during World War II. He was assigned to Officers Candidate School and in... Read more
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Newsmax
Bombing Hiroshima Saved Japanese Lives: James Gibneyfun. I was tired, but I realized that even one person can kill a lot of the ene
Bombing Hiroshima Saved Japanese Lives: James Gibney
Newsmax / Posted 5 days ago
fun. I was tired, but I realized that even one person can kill a lot of the enemy." So wrote Mihoko Nakane, a 10-year-old Japanese girl, in her diary in July 1945. She was describing the hand-to-hand combat training she and her classmates were... Read more
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Lake Placid News
John Eldridge Beebein the field artillery, completing his service with the rank of first lieutenan
John Eldridge Beebe
Lake Placid News / Posted 6 days ago
in the field artillery, completing his service with the rank of first lieutenant. He was chosen to be the battery commander for the invasion of Japan when Harry Truman dropped the bomb and saved his life. He was then in the occupation of Japan for... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Trump backers should know what he stands for Letters Policy Submit Your Letter Also in Opinion Before casting a vote in
Trump backers should know what he stands for
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 6 days ago
Letters Policy Submit Your Letter Also in Opinion Before casting a vote in November for Donald Trump, voters should be aware of the following: He is asking for nuclear capability on the Asian... Read more
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TribLIVE
B-52 crashes at Guam air base, no injuries reportedcrashes at Guam air base, no injuries reported Smoke from the crash of a B-52
B-52 crashes at Guam air base, no injuries reported
TribLIVE / Posted 6 days ago
crashes at Guam air base, no injuries reported Smoke from the crash of a B-52 is seen on the flight line at Andersen Air Force Base from Mt. Santa Rosa, Yigo Guam, Thursday, May 19, 2016. The U.S. Air Force said Thursday a B-52 crashed on Guam... Read more
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TribLIVE
China kicks against U.S. anti-dumping penaltiesdemand. That has led to price-cutting wars that are driving producers into bank
China kicks against U.S. anti-dumping penalties
TribLIVE / Posted 6 days ago
demand. That has led to price-cutting wars that are driving producers into bankruptcy. Chinese government plans call for stepping up exports and shifting some operations abroad. The cabinet approved measures in April to support steel exports... Read more
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TribLIVE
Historic solar flight has Pittsburgh tieswhen he achieved the first global balloon flight. Piccard spent a few years re
Historic solar flight has Pittsburgh ties
TribLIVE / Posted 6 days ago
when he achieved the first global balloon flight. Piccard spent a few years researching the feasibility of such a feat before meeting engineer and fighter pilot André Borschberg, who became his partner and CEO of the Solar Impulse project. Solar... Read more
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Japan Today
Japanese-style 'Star Wars' jackets ‹ Japan TodayFans of “Star Wars” and traditional Japanese clothing, your day has come. These
Japanese-style 'Star Wars' jackets ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 6 days ago
Fans of “Star Wars” and traditional Japanese clothing, your day has come. These new “hanten,” traditional short-sleeve Japanese jackets, perfectly mix old and new without going overboard in any direction. Called “和 Robe” (“Wa-Robe” or literally... Read more
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Raw Story
The life-changing love of one of the 20th century’s greatest physicistsEthics. Protagonist Dr Fischelson has lost his library job and, like his hero,
The life-changing love of one of the 20th century’s greatest physicists
Raw Story / Posted 7 days ago
Ethics. Protagonist Dr Fischelson has lost his library job and, like his hero, been expelled from his religious community for his heretical views. Looking down from his garret with disdain at the crowded street below him, he devotes his days to... Read more
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TribLIVE
U.S. affirms steel dumping margins by ChinaUnited States affirmed the level of dumping margins it found on cold-rolled ste
U.S. affirms steel dumping margins by China
TribLIVE / Posted 7 days ago
United States affirmed the level of dumping margins it found on cold-rolled steel imports from China, paving the way for permanent duties on the product used in cars and appliances. Dumping margins were 266 percent for Chinese imports and 71... Read more
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Anime News Network
Ace Attorney 6 Video Previews DLC Chapter About Time Travel, Marriageceremony' and 'time travel'." Just then, Oldbag appears, testifying that she i
Ace Attorney 6 Video Previews DLC Chapter About Time Travel, Marriage
Anime News Network / Posted 7 days ago
ceremony' and 'time travel'." Just then, Oldbag appears, testifying that she is sure that it will be a love story for her and Edgeworth, since his Japanese name, Mitsurugi, begins with M. She has traveled from the past because it would be... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Finland's postal workers enter lawn care businessWith everybody emailing, texting and messaging these days, instead of buying st
Finland's postal workers enter lawn care business
Brisbane Times / Posted 7 days ago
With everybody emailing, texting and messaging these days, instead of buying stamps and sending letters, what's a poor postal service to do to make up the lost revenue? Here's an out-of-the-envelope idea: mow lawns. As of Tuesday, if you live in... Read more
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WA Today
Finland's postal workers enter lawn care businessWith everybody emailing, texting and messaging these days, instead of buying st
Finland's postal workers enter lawn care business
WA Today / Posted 7 days ago
With everybody emailing, texting and messaging these days, instead of buying stamps and sending letters, what's a poor postal service to do to make up the lost revenue? Here's an out-of-the-envelope idea: mow lawns. As of Tuesday, if you live in... Read more
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The Age
Finland's postal workers enter lawn care businessPhoto: Louise Kennerley With everybody emailing, texting and messaging these d
Finland's postal workers enter lawn care business
The Age / Posted 7 days ago
Photo: Louise Kennerley With everybody emailing, texting and messaging these days, instead of buying stamps and sending letters, what's a poor postal service to do to make up the lost revenue? Here's an out-of-the-envelope idea: mow lawns. As... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Finland's postal workers enter lawn care businessPhoto: Louise Kennerley With everybody emailing, texting and messaging these d
Finland's postal workers enter lawn care business
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Photo: Louise Kennerley With everybody emailing, texting and messaging these days, instead of buying stamps and sending letters, what's a poor postal service to do to make up the lost revenue? Here's an out-of-the-envelope idea: mow lawns. As... Read more
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Canberra Times
Finland's postal workers enter lawn care businessWith everybody emailing, texting and messaging these days, instead of buying st
Finland's postal workers enter lawn care business
Canberra Times / Posted 7 days ago
With everybody emailing, texting and messaging these days, instead of buying stamps and sending letters, what's a poor postal service to do to make up the lost revenue? Here's an out-of-the-envelope idea: mow lawns. As of Tuesday, if you live in... Read more
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PhotonicsOnline
University Of Electro-Communications Tokyo Research Ultrafast Pulses Shed Light On Photochemical Processesand excited-state in laser tunnelling ionization of molecules. The findings are
University Of Electro-Communications Tokyo Research Ultrafast Pulses Shed Light On Photochemical Processes
PhotonicsOnline / Posted 8 days ago
and excited-state in laser tunnelling ionization of molecules. The findings are published in the journal Physical Review Letters, April 2016. Tokyo, Japan (PRWEB UK) - The change in electronic distributions in molecules as they are photoexcited... Read more
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examiner.com
InternationalLiving.com suggests escaping to these 10 exotic placesIn the hours after one presidential debate recently, Google searches for “how c
InternationalLiving.com suggests escaping to these 10 exotic places
examiner.com / Posted 8 days ago
In the hours after one presidential debate recently, Google searches for “how can I move to Canada” reportedly spiked 1,150%. As lovely as Canada is, there are warmer, better-value options to consider around the world. According to... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Jane Kelsey: Heavy hand of US domestic politics evident in TPPa professor of law at Auckland University. This week trade ministers from the
Jane Kelsey: Heavy hand of US domestic politics evident in TPP
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
a professor of law at Auckland University. This week trade ministers from the 12 Trans-Pacific Partnership countries meet for the first time since signing the deal in Auckland in February, on the sidelines of an Apec meeting in Peru. Implementing... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
World War II veteran reflects on Iwo Jima experienceDays before that birthday, DeGennaro, a World War II veteran with the 5th Marin
World War II veteran reflects on Iwo Jima experience
Altoona Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
Days before that birthday, DeGennaro, a World War II veteran with the 5th Marine Division of the 13th Marines, was listed missing in action and buried in black ash on a rocky Pacific battleground. Born in Gallitzin to Italian immigrants Giustino and... Read more
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TribLIVE
Incoming U.S. president will probably face recession, economists saythe next president is not going to have a recession, it will be a U.S. record,”
Incoming U.S. president will probably face recession, economists say
TribLIVE / Posted 10 days ago
the next president is not going to have a recession, it will be a U.S. record,” said Gad Levanon, chief economist for North America at the Conference Board in New York. “The longest expansion we ever had was 10 years,” beginning in... Read more
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