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noodls: (Source: FARE - Football Against Racism in Europe) The following incidents of racism, xenophobia, extreme nationalism or homophobia have been reported to Fare during October 2014. This list is only likely to reflect a proportion of the incidents that occurred....
noodls: (Source: Baseball Canada) Cuba, Nicaragua, Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico qualify for Pan Am Games OTTAWA- Canada and the United States now have some company as the seven team field for the baseball competition at next year's Pan American Games in Toronto is...
Ha'aretz: If Prime MinisterBenjamin Netanyahu dreams of staying in power until 2017, at the fringes of that dream lurks a nightmare — the Democrats remaining in the White House even after President Barack Obama waves goodbye. The full text is available for subscribers...
U~T San Diego: A quartet of developing works by rising and established American playwrights will go up at the Old Globe Theatre next month, in the Balboa Park institution's second annual New VoicesFestival. The showcase of works, to take place Dec. 12-14, also matches the...
Huffington Post: Technical experts and human rights organizations are playing a 'cat and mouse' game against governments who are using state-of-the-art surveillance software to spy on the legitimate activities of human rights defenders and journalists. This is how they are...
WorldNetDaily: Among the studies I cited were two published in the journal Nature, in which researchers found a way to make stem cells by purposely putting mature cells under stress. The new method, stimulus-triggered acquisition of pluripotency, or STAP, does not involve...
noodls: (Source: CarltonFields PA) Carlton Fields Jorden Burt Miami Shareholder Gary Pappas and Biscayne Waterkeeper Executive Director Dr. RachelSilverstein gave a lecture to approximately 50 students at the University of Miami Rosenstiel School of Marine and...
The Guardian: French magistrates examining whether the bank helped wealthy clients avoid a new tax, the European Union Savings Directive...
Canada Newswire: SEATTLE, Nov. 21, 2014 /CNW/ -- Holland America Line announced today that effective Dec. 1, OrlandoAshford will join the company as president to lead the award-winning cruise line's brand and business, including its fleet of 15 premium vessels carrying...
Business Insider: REUTERS/Oswaldo RivasWork will start next month on a $40 billion canal connecting the Caribbean Sea and the Pacific Ocean across Nicaragua. The project will realise a dream of Chinese businessman Wang Jing, and has attracted little else but scepticism and...
STL Today: PARIS (AP) — HSBC bank was placed under formal investigation in France over services it offered to clients required to pay taxes in France, just days after the private banking branch was charged in Belgium with...
U~T San Diego: So we’re not getting the big, bright Dr. Seuss parades that the early planners of 1915 Panama-California Centennial had envisioned. Thanks to the San DiegoHistoryCenter, which unlike the now out-of-business, civically embarassing Centennial Committee, knows...
Canoe: Blockbuster military shooter video game Call of Duty has blasted past US$10 billion in lifetime sales, propelled by demand for the latest instalment in the 11-year-old franchise. Activision Publishing on Thursday said that the launch of Call of Duty: Advanced...
noodls: (Source: AIBA - International Boxing Association) The sixth competition day of the AIBA Women's World Boxing Championships in Jeju, Korea saw the winners of the quarter-finals achieve at least a guaranteed bronze medal, with two London 2012Olympic...