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UB Reporter - Buffalo University
Student mentors talk about connecting communities in KenyaWhen Chris Leibfried got the opportunity to take an early retirement from his w
Student mentors talk about connecting communities in Kenya
UB Reporter - Buffalo University / Posted 3 days ago
When Chris Leibfried got the opportunity to take an early retirement from his work at Xerox, he knew he wanted to do something to help people. He wasn’t exactly sure what that would mean until he met Harmon Parker while taking a civil engineering... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Automated truck fee collection to speed processing at the Peace BridgeWASHINGTON – Trucks passing into the U.S. at the Peace Bridge soon will have to
Automated truck fee collection to speed processing at the Peace Bridge
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 days ago
WASHINGTON – Trucks passing into the U.S. at the Peace Bridge soon will have to use a new automated system to pay fees that are now collected by hand at the border, a move that, along with other ongoing improvements, is expected to significantly... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Totes McGoats Spearheads New Falls Recycling EffortNIAGARA FALLS, NY – Of the many memorable aspects of Niagara Falls, from the Pe
Totes McGoats Spearheads New Falls Recycling Effort
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 4 days ago
NIAGARA FALLS, NY – Of the many memorable aspects of Niagara Falls, from the Peace Bridge to the Seneca Niagara Casino to the Falls themselves, none are quite the same as its newest star, Totes McGoats. Like the roaring waters of his home, Totes... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Guns, drugs, art seized at border crossingsBorder officers seized more guns in southern Ontario in the last of half of 201
Guns, drugs, art seized at border crossings
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 4 days ago
Border officers seized more guns in southern Ontario in the last of half of 2015 than anywhere else in Canada. According to a press release issued Tuesday, Canada Border Services Agency officers seized 163 guns and 348 prohibited weapons in its... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Guns, drugs, art seized at border crossingsBorder officers seized more guns in southern Ontario in the last of half of 201
Guns, drugs, art seized at border crossings
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 4 days ago
Border officers seized more guns in southern Ontario in the last of half of 2015 than anywhere else in Canada. According to a press release issued Tuesday, Canada Border Services Agency officers seized 163 guns and 348 prohibited weapons in its... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Guns, drugs, art seized at border crossingsBorder officers seized more guns in southern Ontario in the last of half of 201
Guns, drugs, art seized at border crossings
Welland Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Border officers seized more guns in southern Ontario in the last of half of 2015 than anywhere else in Canada. According to a press release issued Tuesday, Canada Border Services Agency officers seized 163 guns and 348 prohibited weapons in its... Read more
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Zawya
New tower to reflect both Islamic and modern architectureUAENew tower to reflect both Islamic and modern architecture In This Article Sat
New tower to reflect both Islamic and modern architectureUAE
Zawya / Posted 7 days ago
New tower to reflect both Islamic and modern architecture In This Article Saturday, Feb 06, 2016 Dubai: A new tower combining Islamic and modern architecture will soon be rising on the shores of the Dubai Creek. On Saturday, His Highness Shaikh... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Coast Guard responds to false report of person in Niagara RiverA panicky phone call from a motorist about a person in the Niagara River betwee
Coast Guard responds to false report of person in Niagara River
The Buffalo News / Posted 10 days ago
A panicky phone call from a motorist about a person in the Niagara River between the Peace Bridge and Ferry Street prompted a quick response by the Coast Guard and U.S. Border Patrol Wednesday afternoon. Boats and two law enforcement helicopters... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Canadian man arrested at Peace Bridge for trying to sneak pot into BuffaloA 42-year-old Canadian man was arrested at the Peace Bridge about 12:05 a.m. Mo
Canadian man arrested at Peace Bridge for trying to sneak pot into Buffalo
The Buffalo News / Posted 12 days ago
A 42-year-old Canadian man was arrested at the Peace Bridge about 12:05 a.m. Monday and charged with allegedly trying to sneak an estimated 167.5 grams of marijuana into Buffalo. Peter J. Broersma of Keswick, Ontario north of Toronto near Lake... Read more
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The Buffalo News
More than 260 fake and stolen gift cards seized at Peace BridgeU.S. Customs and Border Protection officers seized Wednesday 266 fake and stole
More than 260 fake and stolen gift cards seized at Peace Bridge
The Buffalo News / Posted 17 days ago
U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers seized Wednesday 266 fake and stolen gift cards at the Peace Bridge from four U.S. citizens, officials announced Wednesday. The officers inspected the four citizens early Wednesday morning, identified only... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Dorti Watta' Sold As 'Pure Water'"We spend more money to fight chronic societal problems in Sierra Leone; and ar
'Dorti Watta' Sold As 'Pure Water'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
"We spend more money to fight chronic societal problems in Sierra Leone; and are reluctant to spend less money to prevent these same problems" - Samuel Bangura, Managing Director, Sierra Leone Water Company (SALWACO) "Aqua Royal" 'dorti watta' sold... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Counterfeit ‘hoverboards’ seized at Peace BridgeA shipment of counterfeit “hoverboards” was recently confiscated by federal aut
Counterfeit ‘hoverboards’ seized at Peace Bridge
The Buffalo News / Posted 19 days ago
A shipment of counterfeit “hoverboards” was recently confiscated by federal authorities as they were being brought over the Peace Bridge into the United States. A tractor-trailer carrying 180 self-balancing scooters with a retail value of $52,000... Read more
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Rappler
Mamasapano a year laterMAGUINDANAO, Philippines—On January 25, 2015, 44 police commandos, 17 Moro Isla
Mamasapano a year later
Rappler / Posted 20 days ago
MAGUINDANAO, Philippines—On January 25, 2015, 44 police commandos, 17 Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) fighters, and 3 civilians lost their lives in Barangay Tukanalipao, Mamasapano town, Maguindanao. The SAF troopers killed Marwan, but the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
£75m boost for Northern Ireland's young people unveiled People walking across the 235-metre Peace Bridge across the River Foyle Abou
£75m boost for Northern Ireland's young people unveiled
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 22 days ago
People walking across the 235-metre Peace Bridge across the River Foyle About £75 million has been earmarked to improve the lives of children and young people in Northern Ireland as part of... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Pretty Derry, Ireland, has painful historyNo city in Ireland connects the kaleidoscope of historical dots more colorfully
Pretty Derry, Ireland, has painful history
Houston Chronicle / Posted 23 days ago
No city in Ireland connects the kaleidoscope of historical dots more colorfully than Derry, which is in British-ruled Northern Ireland. Small and pretty, the city is a welcoming and manageable place for visitors — and most of its sights can be... Read more
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Swissinfo
With symbolic handshake at Davos, Cyprus leaders ask elite to back peaceBy Paul Taylor DAVOS, Switzerland (Reuters) - With a symbolic handshake at the
With symbolic handshake at Davos, Cyprus leaders ask elite to back peace
Swissinfo / Posted 23 days ago
By Paul Taylor DAVOS, Switzerland (Reuters) - With a symbolic handshake at the World Economic Forum, the leaders of Cyprus pledged their commitment to reach a settlement to reunite their divided Mediterranean island this year and appealed for... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Aboard the luxurious Azamara Quest, a pirate scare adds to the intrigueMy wife, Laurel, and I, jet-lagged, headed to our balcony stateroom on the Azam
Aboard the luxurious Azamara Quest, a pirate scare adds to the intrigue
Los Angeles Times / Posted 28 days ago
My wife, Laurel, and I, jet-lagged, headed to our balcony stateroom on the Azamara Quest to let the rhythmic wash of the hull through the Aegean Sea lull us to sleep. In the morning, we found a letter from the ship's captain, José Vilarinho, slipped... Read more

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