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Los Angeles Times
California considers using high-traffic roads to produce electricityjust the act of using energy. Maybe it's also part of the process of generating
California considers using high-traffic roads to produce electricity
Los Angeles Times / Posted yesterday
just the act of using energy. Maybe it's also part of the process of generating it,” said Paul Bunje, a scientist at the X Prize Foundation, which offers monetary awards for solutions to pressing scientific challenges. The hope is that the use of... Read more
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The China Post
President meets Tang Prize winners ahead of ceremonyand their representatives over the past two days to exchange experiences ahead
President meets Tang Prize winners ahead of ceremony
The China Post / Posted 3 days ago
and their representatives over the past two days to exchange experiences ahead of this weekend's awards ceremony, the Tang Prize Foundation said Saturday. This year's laureates are Arthur H. Rosenfeld, former commissioner of the California Energy... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Defiant Assad says US lacks will to fightAward, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel", with activists from Egypt an
Defiant Assad says US lacks will to fight
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Award, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel", with activists from Egypt and Russia and a Turkish newspaper, the prize foundation announced on Thursday. Asked about his methods, including the use of indiscriminate weapons, Assad said... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
For U.S., Syria truce a lost causeAward, sometimes known as the alternative Nobel, with activists from Egypt and
For U.S., Syria truce a lost cause
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
Award, sometimes known as the alternative Nobel, with activists from Egypt and Russia and a Turkish newspaper, the prize foundation announced Thursday. Asked about his methods, including the use of indiscriminate weapons, Assad said that... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
AP Exclusive: Assad blames US for collapse of Syria truceAward, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt an
AP Exclusive: Assad blames US for collapse of Syria truce
Hawaii News Now / Posted 5 days ago
Award, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt and Russia and a Turkish newspaper, the prize foundation announced Thursday. Asked about his methods, including the use of indiscriminate weapons, Assad said... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
AP Exclusive: Assad blames US for collapse of Syria truceAward, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt an
AP Exclusive: Assad blames US for collapse of Syria truce
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 5 days ago
Award, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt and Russia and a Turkish newspaper, the prize foundation announced Thursday. Asked about his methods, including the use of indiscriminate weapons, Assad said... Read more
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Boston Globe
Assad blames US for collapse of Syria truceAward, sometimes known as the ‘‘Alternative Nobel,’’ with activists from Egypt
Assad blames US for collapse of Syria truce
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
Award, sometimes known as the ‘‘Alternative Nobel,’’ with activists from Egypt and Russia and a Turkish newspaper, the prize foundation announced Thursday. Asked about his methods, including the use of indiscriminate weapons, Assad said:... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
AP Exclusive: Assad blames US for collapse of Syria truceAward, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt an
AP Exclusive: Assad blames US for collapse of Syria truce
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 5 days ago
Award, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt and Russia and a Turkish newspaper, the prize foundation announced Thursday. Asked about his methods, including the use of indiscriminate weapons, Assad said: "When... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
AP Exclusive: Assad blames US for collapse of Syria truceAward, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt an
AP Exclusive: Assad blames US for collapse of Syria truce
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 5 days ago
Award, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt and Russia and a Turkish newspaper, the prize foundation announced Thursday. Asked about his methods, including the use of indiscriminate weapons, Assad said: "When... Read more
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Boston Herald
AP Exclusive: Assad blames US for collapse of Syria truceAward, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt an
AP Exclusive: Assad blames US for collapse of Syria truce
Boston Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Award, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt and Russia and a Turkish newspaper, the prize foundation announced Thursday. Asked about his methods, including the use of indiscriminate weapons, Assad said: "When... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
AP Exclusive: Assad blames US for collapse of Syria truceAward, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt an
AP Exclusive: Assad blames US for collapse of Syria truce
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 5 days ago
Award, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt and Russia and a Turkish newspaper, the prize foundation announced Thursday. Asked about his methods, including the use of indiscriminate weapons, Assad said: "When... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
AP Exclusive: Assad blames US for Syria truce collapseAward, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt an
AP Exclusive: Assad blames US for Syria truce collapse
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 5 days ago
Award, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt and Russia and a Turkish newspaper, the prize foundation announced Thursday. Asked about his methods, including the use of indiscriminate weapons, Assad said "when... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Assad blames US for Syria truce collapseAward, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt an
Assad blames US for Syria truce collapse
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 5 days ago
Award, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt and Russia and a Turkish newspaper, the prize foundation announced Thursday. Asked about his methods, including the use of indiscriminate weapons, Assad said "when... Read more
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Orange County Register
In AP interview, Assad blames U.S. for Syria truce collapseAward, sometimes known as the “Alternative Nobel,” with activists from Egypt an
In AP interview, Assad blames U.S. for Syria truce collapse
Orange County Register / Posted 5 days ago
Award, sometimes known as the “Alternative Nobel,” with activists from Egypt and Russia and a Turkish newspaper, the prize foundation announced Thursday. Asked about his methods, including the use of indiscriminate weapons, Assad said “when... Read more
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The Columbian
AP Exclusive: Assad blames U.S. for Syria truce collapseAward, sometimes known as the “Alternative Nobel,” with activists from Egypt an
AP Exclusive: Assad blames U.S. for Syria truce collapse
The Columbian / Posted 5 days ago
Award, sometimes known as the “Alternative Nobel,” with activists from Egypt and Russia and a Turkish newspaper, the prize foundation announced Thursday. Asked about his methods, including the use of indiscriminate weapons, Assad said “when... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Syrian volunteers win 'Alternative Nobel' prizeAward, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel", with activists from Egypt an
Syrian volunteers win 'Alternative Nobel' prize
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Award, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel", with activists from Egypt and Russia and a Turkish newspaper. The prize foundation yesterday announced this year's winners as the Syria Civil Defence group, also known as the White Helmets;... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
AP Exclusive: Assad blames US for Syria truce collapseAward, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt an
AP Exclusive: Assad blames US for Syria truce collapse
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 5 days ago
Award, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt and Russia and a Turkish newspaper, the prize foundation announced Thursday. Asked about his methods, including the use of indiscriminate weapons, Assad said "when... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Assad blames US for Syria truce collapseAward, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt an
Assad blames US for Syria truce collapse
News 24 South Africa / Posted 5 days ago
Award, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt and Russia and a Turkish newspaper, the prize foundation announced on Thursday. Asked about his methods, including the use of indiscriminate weapons, Assad said... Read more
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NBC New York
Assad Blames US for Syria Truce CollapseAward, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt an
Assad Blames US for Syria Truce Collapse
NBC New York / Posted 5 days ago
Award, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt and Russia and a Turkish newspaper, the prize foundation announced Thursday. Asked about his methods, including the use of indiscriminate weapons, Assad said "when... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Assad Blames US for Syria Truce CollapseAward, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt an
Assad Blames US for Syria Truce Collapse
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 5 days ago
Award, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt and Russia and a Turkish newspaper, the prize foundation announced Thursday. Asked about his methods, including the use of indiscriminate weapons, Assad said "when... Read more
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NBC Washington
Assad Blames US for Syria Truce CollapseAward, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt an
Assad Blames US for Syria Truce Collapse
NBC Washington / Posted 5 days ago
Award, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt and Russia and a Turkish newspaper, the prize foundation announced Thursday. Asked about his methods, including the use of indiscriminate weapons, Assad said "when... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Assad Blames US for Syria Truce CollapseAward, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt an
Assad Blames US for Syria Truce Collapse
NBC Bay Area / Posted 5 days ago
Award, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt and Russia and a Turkish newspaper, the prize foundation announced Thursday. Asked about his methods, including the use of indiscriminate weapons, Assad said "when... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Assad blames U.S. for Syria truce collapseAward, sometimes known as the “Alternative Nobel,” with activists from Egypt an
Assad blames U.S. for Syria truce collapse
Calgary Sun / Posted 5 days ago
Award, sometimes known as the “Alternative Nobel,” with activists from Egypt and Russia and a Turkish newspaper, the prize foundation announced Thursday. Asked about his methods, including the use of indiscriminate weapons, Assad said “when... Read more
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Boston Herald
AP Exclusive: Assad blames US for Syria truce collapseAward, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt an
AP Exclusive: Assad blames US for Syria truce collapse
Boston Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Award, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt and Russia and a Turkish newspaper, the prize foundation announced Thursday. Asked about his methods, including the use of indiscriminate weapons, Assad said "when... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Assad blames U.S. for Syria truce collapseAward, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt an
Assad blames U.S. for Syria truce collapse
Lowell Sun / Posted 5 days ago
Award, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt and Russia and a Turkish newspaper, the prize foundation announced Thursday. Asked about his methods, including the use of indiscriminate weapons, Assad said "when... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Assad Blames US for Syria Truce CollapseAward, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt an
Assad Blames US for Syria Truce Collapse
NBC Connecticut / Posted 5 days ago
Award, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt and Russia and a Turkish newspaper, the prize foundation announced Thursday. Asked about his methods, including the use of indiscriminate weapons, Assad said "when... Read more
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Philly.com
AP Exclusive: Assad blames US for Syria truce collapseAward, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt an
AP Exclusive: Assad blames US for Syria truce collapse
Philly.com / Posted 5 days ago
Award, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt and Russia and a Turkish newspaper, the prize foundation announced Thursday. Asked about his methods, including the use of indiscriminate weapons, Assad said "when... Read more
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CTV News
Assad blames U.S. for Syria truce collapseAward, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt an
Assad blames U.S. for Syria truce collapse
CTV News / Posted 5 days ago
Award, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt and Russia and a Turkish newspaper, the prize foundation announced Thursday. Asked about his methods, including the use of indiscriminate weapons, Assad said "when... Read more
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The Seattle Times
AP Exclusive: Assad blames US for Syria truce collapseAward, sometimes known as the “Alternative Nobel,” with activists from Egypt an
AP Exclusive: Assad blames US for Syria truce collapse
The Seattle Times / Posted 5 days ago
Award, sometimes known as the “Alternative Nobel,” with activists from Egypt and Russia and a Turkish newspaper, the prize foundation announced Thursday. Asked about his methods, including the use of indiscriminate weapons, Assad said “when... Read more
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The Washington Times
Bashar Assad blames U.S. for Syria truce collapse: AP exclusive reportAward, sometimes known as the “Alternative Nobel,” with activists from Egypt an
Bashar Assad blames U.S. for Syria truce collapse: AP exclusive report
The Washington Times / Posted 5 days ago
Award, sometimes known as the “Alternative Nobel,” with activists from Egypt and Russia and a Turkish newspaper, the prize foundation announced Thursday. Asked about his methods, including the use of indiscriminate weapons, Assad said “when... Read more
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News.com.au
Australia’s attack on troops ‘intentional’Award, sometimes known as the “Alternative Nobel,” with activists from Egypt an
Australia’s attack on troops ‘intentional’
News.com.au / Posted 5 days ago
Award, sometimes known as the “Alternative Nobel,” with activists from Egypt and Russia and a Turkish newspaper, the prize foundation announced Thursday. Asked about his methods, including the use of indiscriminate weapons, Assad said “when... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
AP Exclusive: Assad blames US for Syria truce collapseAward, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt an
AP Exclusive: Assad blames US for Syria truce collapse
Hawaii News Now / Posted 5 days ago
Award, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt and Russia and a Turkish newspaper, the prize foundation announced Thursday. Asked about his methods, including the use of indiscriminate weapons, Assad said "when... Read more
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Inquirier.net
AP Exclusive: Assad blames US for Syria truce collapseAward, sometimes known as the “Alternative Nobel,” with activists from Egypt an
AP Exclusive: Assad blames US for Syria truce collapse
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
Award, sometimes known as the “Alternative Nobel,” with activists from Egypt and Russia and a Turkish newspaper, the prize foundation announced Thursday. Asked about his methods, including the use of indiscriminate weapons, Assad said “when... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Syrian volunteer group White Helmets shares ‘Alternative Nobel’ with 3 othersAward, sometimes known as the “Alternative Nobel,” with activists from Egypt an
Syrian volunteer group White Helmets shares ‘Alternative Nobel’ with 3 others
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 5 days ago
Award, sometimes known as the “Alternative Nobel,” with activists from Egypt and Russia and a Turkish newspaper. The prize foundation on Thursday announced the 2016 winners are the Syria Civil Defence group, also known as the White Helmets;... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Syrian White Helmets share 'Alternative Nobel' with 3 othersAward, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt an
Syrian White Helmets share 'Alternative Nobel' with 3 others
Brandon Sun / Posted 5 days ago
Award, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt and Russia and a Turkish newspaper. The prize foundation on Thursday announced the four 2016 winners: the Syria Civil Defence group, also known as the White Helmets;... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Syrian White Helmets share 'Alternative Nobel' with 3 othersAward, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt an
Syrian White Helmets share 'Alternative Nobel' with 3 others
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
Award, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt and Russia and a Turkish newspaper. The prize foundation on Thursday announced the four 2016 winners: the Syria Civil Defense group, also known as the White Helmets;... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Syrian White Helmets share 'Alternative Nobel' with 3 othersAward, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt an
Syrian White Helmets share 'Alternative Nobel' with 3 others
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 5 days ago
Award, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt and Russia and a Turkish newspaper. The prize foundation on Thursday announced the 2016 winners are the Syria Civil Defense group, also known as the White Helmets;... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Syrian White Helmets share 'Alternative Nobel' with 3 othersAward, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt an
Syrian White Helmets share 'Alternative Nobel' with 3 others
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 5 days ago
Award, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt and Russia and a Turkish newspaper. The prize foundation on Thursday announced the 2016 winners are the Syria Civil Defense group, also known as the White Helmets;... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Syrian White Helmets share 'Alternative Nobel' with 3 othersAward, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt an
Syrian White Helmets share 'Alternative Nobel' with 3 others
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 5 days ago
Award, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt and Russia and a Turkish newspaper. The prize foundation on Thursday announced the 2016 winners are the Syria Civil Defense group, also known as the White Helmets;... Read more
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Salon.com
Syrian White Helmets share ‘Alternative Nobel’ with 3 othersAward, sometimes known as the “Alternative Nobel,” with activists from Egypt an
Syrian White Helmets share ‘Alternative Nobel’ with 3 others
Salon.com / Posted 5 days ago
Award, sometimes known as the “Alternative Nobel,” with activists from Egypt and Russia and a Turkish newspaper. The prize foundation on Thursday announced the 2016 winners are the Syria Civil Defense group, also known as the White Helmets;... Read more
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Daily Herald
Syrian White Helmets share 'Alternative Nobel' with 3 othersAward, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt an
Syrian White Helmets share 'Alternative Nobel' with 3 others
Daily Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Award, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt and Russia and a Turkish newspaper. The prize foundation on Thursday announced the 2016 winners are the Syria Civil Defense group, also known as the White Helmets;... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Syrian White Helmets share 'Alternative Nobel' with 3 othersAward, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt an
Syrian White Helmets share 'Alternative Nobel' with 3 others
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 5 days ago
Award, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt and Russia and a Turkish newspaper. The prize foundation on Thursday announced the 2016 winners are the Syria Civil Defense group, also known as the White Helmets;... Read more
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FOX News
Syrian White Helmets Share 'alternative Nobel' With 3 OthersAward, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt an
Syrian White Helmets Share 'alternative Nobel' With 3 Others
FOX News / Posted 5 days ago
Award, sometimes known as the "Alternative Nobel," with activists from Egypt and Russia and a Turkish newspaper. The prize foundation on Thursday announced the 2016 winners are the Syria Civil Defense group, also known as the White Helmets;... Read more
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Swissinfo
Balzan Prizes 2016 awarded to Italians and Germanin Switzerland during the fascist Mussolini regime in his home country. The fun
Balzan Prizes 2016 awarded to Italians and German
Swissinfo / Posted 15 days ago
in Switzerland during the fascist Mussolini regime in his home country. The fund is administered from Zurich, while the prize foundation is based in Milan. Boitani was chosen “for his extraordinary ability to portray world literature as a... Read more
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The Forward
$3M Jewish Push for Disabled Access Honors Itzhak Perlman(JTA) — The Genesis Prize Foundation and the Jewish Funders Network launched a
$3M Jewish Push for Disabled Access Honors Itzhak Perlman
The Forward / Posted 15 days ago
(JTA) — The Genesis Prize Foundation and the Jewish Funders Network launched a $3 million matching grant program to fund an initiative to promote the inclusion of people with disabilities in Jewish life. The “Breaking Barriers” program launched... Read more
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The Jewish Press
New Fund Honoring Itzhak Perlman to Help Include Disabled in Jewish LifeThe Genesis Prize Foundation (GPF) and the Jewish Funders Network (JFN) on Mond
New Fund Honoring Itzhak Perlman to Help Include Disabled in Jewish Life
The Jewish Press / Posted 15 days ago
The Genesis Prize Foundation (GPF) and the Jewish Funders Network (JFN) on Monday launched “Breaking Barriers,” a matching grant program in honor of 2016 Genesis Prize Laureate Itzhak Perlman. The initiative aims to promote the inclusion of people... Read more
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The China Post
Tang Prize Foundation hosts sustainability talks TAIPEI, Taiwan -- The Tang Prize Foundation said Saturday that it will organi
Tang Prize Foundation hosts sustainability talks
The China Post / Posted 16 days ago
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- The Tang Prize Foundation said Saturday that it will organize a series of talks in September to highlight the topic of sustainable development, and the life and work of Arthur H.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenyan Wins Rockerfeller Award for Work in Dry Areasthe remote, arid and drought-prone lowlands of the Horn of Africa. Ambassador
Kenyan Wins Rockerfeller Award for Work in Dry Areas
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
the remote, arid and drought-prone lowlands of the Horn of Africa. Ambassador Kenneth Quinn, President of the World Food Prize Foundation, headquartered in Des Moines, Iowa said, "Dr. Mude reflects Borlaug-like persistence in his science-based,... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Elon Musk's roller coaster ride takes another turnkept his businesses alive. "Elon has 'bet it all' on a number of occasions," s
Elon Musk's roller coaster ride takes another turn
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 24 days ago
kept his businesses alive. "Elon has 'bet it all' on a number of occasions," said Peter Diamandis, the founder of the X-Prize foundation and a friend of Musk's. "He stands alone both in terms of level of ambition and level of success." In 2013,... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Elon Musk's roller coaster ride takes another turnkept his businesses alive. "Elon has 'bet it all' on a number of occasions," s
Elon Musk's roller coaster ride takes another turn
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 24 days ago
kept his businesses alive. "Elon has 'bet it all' on a number of occasions," said Peter Diamandis, the founder of the X-Prize foundation and a friend of Musk's. "He stands alone both in terms of level of ambition and level of success." In 2013,... Read more
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