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Zero Hedge
Will Tomorrow's Payrolls Print A Zero?They need a win, badly. I expect them to lie, badly. Obama is not one for subst
Will Tomorrow's Payrolls Print A Zero?
Zero Hedge / Posted yesterday
They need a win, badly. I expect them to lie, badly. Obama is not one for substance. Only kinda OT but get this The patent on the Zika virus is owned by the Rockefeller Foundation. Spread this shit far and wide and the NWO's desire to cull the herd... Read more
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Philly.com
Why is Zika 'exploding' across the Americas? The Aedes aegyptei mosquitoRandall Packard, Johns Hopkins University Posted: Thursday, February 4, 2016, 6
Why is Zika 'exploding' across the Americas? The Aedes aegyptei mosquito
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
Randall Packard, Johns Hopkins University Posted: Thursday, February 4, 2016, 6:30 AM The recent history of dengue fever suggests that, in fact, once Aedes begins transmitting a virus within a city, it is almost impossible to root out the mosquito... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Foundation Launches Global Food Loss, Waste Reduction InitiativeThe Rockefeller Foundation announced a seven-year Africa YieldWise 130 million
Foundation Launches Global Food Loss, Waste Reduction Initiative
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
The Rockefeller Foundation announced a seven-year Africa YieldWise 130 million USD Initiative to reduce food loss and waste by half globally. The announcement was made at the 10th Bi-annual US Africa Business Summit here yesterday. Foundation... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
Inside Uganda's Zika Forest, birthplace of Zika virusSign marks the Zika Forest in Uganda. Photo: CNN ZIKA FOREST, Uganda — The tur
Inside Uganda's Zika Forest, birthplace of Zika virus
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 2 days ago
Sign marks the Zika Forest in Uganda. Photo: CNN ZIKA FOREST, Uganda — The turnoff into the Zika Forest is easy to miss, just a small break in the tree line along the main road between Entebbe Airport and Uganda’s capital, Kampala. A worn-out sign... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Weekend CalendarEvents are free unless otherwise noted. Art & Exhibits Central Arkansas ARKA
Weekend Calendar
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
Events are free unless otherwise noted. Art & Exhibits Central Arkansas ARKANSAS ARTS CENTER MacArthur Park, East Ninth and Commerce streets. Super Sunday Free Family Fun Day, noon-3 p.m. Feb. 14. , William-Adolphe Bouguereau's Admiration, Feb.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Okowa Wants Nigerians to Exploit Online Job VacanciesAsaba — Unemployed Nigerians especially young graduates have been advised to ta
Okowa Wants Nigerians to Exploit Online Job Vacancies
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Asaba — Unemployed Nigerians especially young graduates have been advised to take advantage of numerous job openings that are daily advertised online. The Delta State Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, who gave the advice yesterday in Asaba while... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Uganda's Zika Forest, birthplace of the Zika virusZIKA FOREST, Uganda (CNN) -- The turnoff into the Zika Forest is easy to miss,
Uganda's Zika Forest, birthplace of the Zika virus
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 3 days ago
ZIKA FOREST, Uganda (CNN) -- The turnoff into the Zika Forest is easy to miss, just a small break in the tree line along the main road between Entebbe Airport and Uganda's capital, Kampala. A worn-out sign announcing its start only comes into view... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Uganda's Zika Forest, birthplace of the Zika virusZIKA FOREST, Uganda (CNN) -- The turnoff into the Zika Forest is easy to miss,
Uganda's Zika Forest, birthplace of the Zika virus
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 3 days ago
ZIKA FOREST, Uganda (CNN) -- The turnoff into the Zika Forest is easy to miss, just a small break in the tree line along the main road between Entebbe Airport and Uganda's capital, Kampala. A worn-out sign announcing its start only comes into view... Read more
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PhysOrg
How to make slums more resilient to climate changeIn our rapidly urbanizing world, access to sanitation, transportation, and othe
How to make slums more resilient to climate change
PhysOrg / Posted 8 days ago
In our rapidly urbanizing world, access to sanitation, transportation, and other essential services remains a challenge for more than a billion people. In the world's poorest and most vulnerable urban communities, finding new ways to meet these... Read more
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The New Yorker
Marvin Minsky’s Vision of the FutureIn July of 1979, a computer program called BKG 9.8—the creation of Hans Berline
Marvin Minsky’s Vision of the Future
The New Yorker / Posted 10 days ago
In July of 1979, a computer program called BKG 9.8—the creation of Hans Berliner, a professor of computer Science at Carnegie-Mellon University, in Pittsburgh—played the winner of the world backgammon championship in Monte Carlo. The program was run... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Davos 2016: Humanitarian, Philanthropic and Insurance Leaders Call for "Paradigm Shift" in Global Response to CrisesDavos, Friday — In the face of escalating humanitarian needs and costs, the hea
Davos 2016: Humanitarian, Philanthropic and Insurance Leaders Call for "Paradigm Shift" in Global Response to Crises
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Davos, Friday — In the face of escalating humanitarian needs and costs, the heads of three of the world's largest humanitarian organizations, along with senior representatives from leading philanthropic and insurance organizations have called for a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
New 'Champions 12.3' Coalition Inspires Action to Halve Global Food WasteDavos — UNEP Executive Director is among 30 CEOs, government ministers, global
New 'Champions 12.3' Coalition Inspires Action to Halve Global Food Waste
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
Davos — UNEP Executive Director is among 30 CEOs, government ministers, global institution executives, and civil society leaders seeking to increase political and social momentum to achieve Target 12.3 of the Sustainable Development Goals. A... Read more
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The Helena Daily World
Civil rights activist, judge to speak at Lake View event Civil rights activist and a retired judge from the Arkansas Court of Appeals
Civil rights activist, judge to speak at Lake View event
The Helena Daily World / Posted 12 days ago
Civil rights activist and a retired judge from the Arkansas Court of Appeals Olly Neal is expected to keynote the Founder's Day celebration of the Lake View Ladies Fire Auxiliary this Sunday,... Read more
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The Gadsden Times
Tuscaloosa fails in bid for HUD fundsTUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) � After a yearlong competition for a piece of $1 billion
Tuscaloosa fails in bid for HUD funds
The Gadsden Times / Posted 12 days ago
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) � After a yearlong competition for a piece of $1 billion pie, the city of Tuscaloosa learned it will receive nothing. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the Rockefeller Foundation announced the winners of... Read more
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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
Tuscaloosa fails in bid for HUD fundsTUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) - After a yearlong competition for a piece of $1 billion
Tuscaloosa fails in bid for HUD funds
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted 13 days ago
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) - After a yearlong competition for a piece of $1 billion pie, the city of Tuscaloosa learned it will receive nothing. The Tuscaloosa News reports (http://bit.ly/23jOUGG) that the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development... Read more
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NBC 15 Mobile
North Carolina News - WPMI Local 15Tuscaloosa fails in bid for HUD funds January 24, 2016 08:16 CST TUSCALOOSA,
North Carolina News - WPMI Local 15
NBC 15 Mobile / Posted 13 days ago
Tuscaloosa fails in bid for HUD funds January 24, 2016 08:16 CST TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) -- After a yearlong competition for a piece of $1 billion pie, the city of Tuscaloosa learned it will receive nothing. The Tuscaloosa News reports... Read more
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Unicef
Davos 2016: Humanitarian, philanthropic and insurance leaders call for paradigm shift in global response to crisesJoint press releaseDavos 2016: Humanitarian, philanthropic and insurance leader
Davos 2016: Humanitarian, philanthropic and insurance leaders call for paradigm shift in global response to crises
Unicef / Posted 14 days ago
Joint press releaseDavos 2016: Humanitarian, philanthropic and insurance leaders call for “paradigm shift” in global response to crises DAVOS, Friday 22 January - In the face of escalating humanitarian needs and costs, the heads of three of the... Read more
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iol.co.za
$130m project aims to cut food wasteNew York - More than a third of the world's food goes uneaten, and many crops h
$130m project aims to cut food waste
iol.co.za / Posted 15 days ago
New York - More than a third of the world's food goes uneaten, and many crops harvested in Africa are discarded rather than sold, according to an initiative announced on Thursday by the Rockefeller Foundation to cut food waste and loss by half. The... Read more
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iol.co.za
Putting business at centre of sustainable developmentDavos - Businesses that joined global efforts to end extreme poverty and protec
Putting business at centre of sustainable development
iol.co.za / Posted 15 days ago
Davos - Businesses that joined global efforts to end extreme poverty and protect the planet’s natural resources could reap great rewards and protect their long-term performance. This was according to a new commission launched on Thursday at the... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Colorado doesn't win resiliency grant dollarsThe state of Colorado was not selected to receive any money from a $1 billion f
Colorado doesn't win resiliency grant dollars
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 15 days ago
The state of Colorado was not selected to receive any money from a $1 billion federal disaster recovery grant, and officials in Larimer County are now looking for alternate funding sources for projects. The state applied for $273.2 million in... Read more
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The Advocate
Louisiana awarded $92 million in disaster resilience funds: $52 million to help relocate Isle de Jean Charles communityLouisiana has been awarded more than $92 million through a National Disaster Re
Louisiana awarded $92 million in disaster resilience funds: $52 million to help relocate Isle de Jean Charles community
The Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
Louisiana has been awarded more than $92 million through a National Disaster Resilience Competition, part of which will help the community of Native Americans living in Isle de Jean Charles to relocate to safer ground. Announced Thursday by the U.S.... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Was Dr. Asperger A Nazi? The Question Still Haunts AutismThe publication of a new history of autism called In a Different Key, by John D
Was Dr. Asperger A Nazi? The Question Still Haunts Autism
KPBS San Diego / Posted 16 days ago
The publication of a new history of autism called In a Different Key, by John Donvan and Caren Zucker, has reopened an unsettling question about the pioneering Viennese pediatrician Hans Asperger: Was he a Nazi sympathizer, or a man who paid lip... Read more
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iol.co.za
An odd, but healthy WEF snackDavos - The Rockefeller Foundation is handing out pickled vegetables with cream
An odd, but healthy WEF snack
iol.co.za / Posted 16 days ago
Davos - The Rockefeller Foundation is handing out pickled vegetables with cream cheese to hungry, perhaps even malnourished journalists and delegates at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. The vegetables used do not meet industry... Read more
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FOX News
Preparing for pandemics could cost less than $1 each a year, review saysLONDON – Investing less then $0.72 a year for each person would make the world
Preparing for pandemics could cost less than $1 each a year, review says
FOX News / Posted 23 days ago
LONDON – Investing less then $0.72 a year for each person would make the world far more resilient to potentially devastating infectious disease pandemics, according to a global health expert group convened in the wake of the Ebola crisis. A report... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Preparing for pandemics could cost less than US$1 each a year, review saysLONDON: Investing less then US$0.72 a year for each person would make the world
Preparing for pandemics could cost less than US$1 each a year, review says
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 23 days ago
LONDON: Investing less then US$0.72 a year for each person would make the world far more resilient to potentially devastating infectious disease pandemics, according to a global health expert group convened in the wake of the Ebola crisis. A report... Read more

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