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Will Sidney Crosby get special treatment now?
USA Today
Both have covered sports media and marketing for USA TODAY. Both have tackled the sports biz ranging from what's behind mega-events such as the Olympics and Super Bowl to the sometimes-hidden numbers behind the sports world's bottom line. ...
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USA Today
WORLD - News of the Day From Across the Globe
San Francisco Chronicle
Esmael Mangudadatu canceled the visit today to the massacre site in Ampatuan township in Maguindanao province. It wasn't clear who was responsible for planting the explosives but about 100 of the 197 people charged in the politically motivated killings ...
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Paul's non-interventionist views make him a Republican maverick
Boston.com
By Shira Schoenberg, Globe Correspondent CONCORD, NH - When presidential candidate Ron Paul looks for a Republican model of foreign policy, he looks to Robert Taft – the Ohio senator who opposed US intervention in World War II. ...
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DHL Express US Announces Its 2012 Rate Adjustments
MarketWatch (press release)
23, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- DHL Express, the world's leading international express services provider, today announced a general average price increase of 5.9% for its US export and import services, effective January 1, 2012. The general average rate ...
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Mormon bias still part of politics
USA Today
Church records show 14.1 million LDS members around the globe. Nearly 6 million of them are in the United States, about 2 percent of the population. Yet many Americans know little of Latter-day Saints beyond stereotypes. They see young missionaries on ...
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USA Today
Jabbawockeez added to World MMA Awards lineup; voting closes Friday
MMAjunkie.com
by MMAjunkie.com Staff on Nov 23, 2011 at 8:30 am ET With Chael Sonnen handling hosting duties, it's probably fitting that Anderson Silva's favorite prop providers will open the 2011 World MMA Awards. "Fighters Only," which organizes the awards, today ...
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MMAjunkie.com
European Industries Shrink as Global Slowdown Deepens: Economy
BusinessWeek
Companies around the globe may also be hurt by faltering demand in faster-growing economies. The World Bank said yesterday that growth in developing East Asia, excluding Japan, Hong Kong, Taiwan, South Korea, Singapore and India, will weaken in 2012. ...
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Ahead of World AIDS day, UNICEF marks the progress in the fight against HIV/AIDS
UNICEF (press release)
Stories like theirs are increasingly common as people throughout the developing world benefit from growing access to HIV care, treatment and support. On World AIDS Day, marked across the globe on 1 December, we will celebrate those successes, ...
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UNICEF (press release)
Top UN officials highlight youth leadership in ending violence against women
UN News Centre
Top United Nations officials today called for engaging all of society, and especially young people, to end violence against women, a scourge that spans the globe and takes many forms, including rape, domestic violence and harassment at work. ...
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UN News Centre
Iridium releases AxcessPoint Mail & Web app for globetrotting iDevices
Engadget
By Michael Gorman posted Nov 23rd 2011 1:06PM A towel and an even keel go a long way when you're galavanting around the globe, but whether we're going to grandma's or New Guinea, many of us won't leave home without access to email. ...
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Segel's green with love for 'Muppets'
Tucson Citizen
Segel hosted SNL on Saturday with Kermit performing in two skits, and the two have crisscrossed the globe promoting their screen return. “We've gotten to know each other even more than (we did) making the movie,” says Kermit, discussing the long hours ...
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Kratos Executive to Discuss Use of Social Technologies in Training at I/ITSEC ...
GlobeNewsWire (press release)
23, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (Nasdaq:KTOS), a leading National Security Solutions provider, announced today that Mike Bennett, Vice President of Kratos Training Solutions, will discuss Social Technologies in ...
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'How Los Angeles Invented the World' with Wim Wenders, William Friedkin and ...
LA Weekly (blog)
And digital enterprise has so revolutionized the way young people look at a city -- at a globe, perhaps -- that maybe to even talk about a place, shows how old we are. "They live on Pacific Standard Time in Las Vegas and in Redwood, Washington," he ...
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LA Weekly (blog)
Supercommittee not so super after all
National Post (blog)
Full Comment's Araminta Wordsworth brings you a daily round-up of quality punditry from across the globe. Today: In the end, the only thing exceptional about the supercommittee was its name. The bipartisan group of US lawmakers was supposed to work ...
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Playbook: Debate times
Politico
USA Today 5A, “Rivals focus on foreign policy issues: GOP contenders tackle Iran, Afghanistan, Pakistan” … Boston Globe p. 1, “GOP debate heats up on limits of US security: Gingrich takes immigration stance” … WP A1, bottom of page, with pic, ...
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For millions of birds and watchers, Israel's Hula Valley is paradise
Ha'aretz
The world of bird watching has changed completely, according to Dunne. "Once we made an effort to collect information and statistics. Today, thanks to the Internet, there is an enormous amount of information and data on bird sightings. ...
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Ha'aretz
Euro-Region Manufacturing, Services Contract
Bloomberg
Companies around the globe may also be hurt by faltering demand in faster-growing economies. The World Bank said yesterday that growth in developing East Asia, excluding Japan, Hong Kong, Taiwan, South Korea, Singapore and India, will weaken in 2012. ...
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Bloomberg
That olive oil may not be that virginal
Globe and Mail
The Globe and Mail reached him at his home in Genoa, Italy, this week. It's feels like on every 10th page of the book you're taking a swig of olive oil – chugging it straight out of the bottle or slugging it out of a shot glass. ...
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Globe and Mail
A Silver Price Surge Coming? Sprott To Buy $1.5 Billion Of Silver Bullion...
ETF Daily News
“Today the Globe and Mail announced Eric has filed a short form follow up Prospectus for a billion five physical silver,” respected bullion market blogger Harvey Organ wrote in a Nov. 21 post. “holy jeepers, it could be approved in as little as two ...
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ETF Daily News
And the Global Economic Saga Continues
Wall Street Pit
That said, I remain unconvinced that the US can for much longer resist the downward pull of the rest of the globe. What more can we say about Europe that has not already been said? There has been no forward progress in the past week. ...
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Unlike Willy Wonka, you have to let go
Globe and Mail
Writing for The Globe and Mail over the past two years has been a treat for me but I've decided it's time to stop talking about running a business and get back to actually running one again. I've recently launched a new software business and will be ...
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Globe and Mail
iovation Fraud Protection Service Named a Finalist for the 2011 Red Herring ...
MarketWatch (press release)
2000 fraud managers around the globe leverage iovation's database of Internet devices and relationships between them to determine the level of risk associated with any type of online transaction. Retail, financial services, social network, ...
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India is both a land rat and a water rat
Tehelka
Today, the global economy has several stress points. The worldeconomy will take time to recover and the effectiveness of the initiatives taken in the Euro Zone remains a work in progress. Attention is increasingly focussed on domestic concerns. ...
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Tehelka
Much to be thankful for on this day
Pacific Daily News
For this, especially today, we might want to give thanks. There is a whole lot of opportunity for the sensation further down the road as Guam's professional and amateur combat sports inch forward parallel to the leaps and bounds of the world combat ...
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Europe's Precisely Engineered Disaster
theTrumpet.com
Now, Rome's men preside over the EU, head the most powerful bank in the world, and lead interim governments in Italy, not to mention Greece. Today we look back and see that the plans were in place from the very beginning for the European Union to ...
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New FedEx Multi-Market Campaign
LogisticsWeek
The “Connect your Business to a Changing World” campaign gives business leaders around the globe access to useful and unique content about the trends that are impacting businesses and economies worldwide, as well as the solutions FedEx provides to help ...
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What's hot in golf: Fuse Science supplements
Tucson Citizen
1 at the Chevron World Challenge. Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz is also an endorser. As is Houston Texans star running Arian Foster and poker star Matt Giannetti. “It's a game-changer,” Woods said in a phone interview with USA TODAY. ...
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MACH Enables M2M-Specific Data Roaming for MobiquiThings
M2M World News (press release)
We believe we are the only clearing house with the ability to do this effectively for M2M communications today and we look forward to helping MobiquiThings extend their business across the globe.” MobiquiThings provides customers with unique SIMs that ...
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The Green Register Says “Let There Be Light!”
Staugnews
From purchasing eco-friendly products to learning about amazing projects that companies are taking on all across the globe, The Green Register is opening doors and eyes to the huge amount of environmental issues and eco-friendly companies and products ...
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The Globe and Mail
Globe and Mail
Keep in mind that US industrial production is still 6-per-cent lower today than it was at the pre-recession highs in late 2007. More than two years after the recession officially ended, the US is still making up lost ground. Unemployment remains high ...
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Knock, Knock, Knockin' On Berlin's Door...
Resource Investor
We have often cautioned in these posts that what happened in the world's second largest economy cannot but impact subsequent price events taking place in the commodities' space. The Globe and Mail reports this morning that the Chinese data is stoking ...
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Spice World: One for the Sages
Riverfront Times (blog)
22 2011 at 3:40 PM Welcome to Spice World, in which Gut Check zeroes in on overlooked spices from around the globe, introducing those you may not own -- and probably should. History: Sage has made its mark on several different cultures: There's Greek ...
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Riverfront Times (blog)
From high-tops to high schools: The life of retired NBA player Lamond Murray
Plain Dealer
Today, despite a basketball-playing career that has taken him all over theglobe, the affable Murray finds himself back home with his basketball shoes hung up as he raises his children while they being their journey down their own respective paths of ...
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Plain Dealer
Someone Has Already Caught the Falling Knife as Smart Money Moves Into ...
World Property Channel
To successfully invest in industrial properties, you must be an expert in the global economy and have a detailed understanding of how goods are moved around the globe. One of the major changes that will impact the industrial markets is the widening of ...
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The weakness of Obama's strength
Salon
More broadly, Obama has been unable to fundamentally reorient US foreign policy away from intervening in every region across the globe. The administration has not persuaded Americans that restraint would be both a wiser and more just approach to ...
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Salon
Car Shows now for two weeks on Google+
3D Car Shows
Today we are once again giving our readers an update on our progress on the new Social Network Google+ Business pages. The Google+ pages were a much anticipated social media software development for many people across the globe. ...
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3D Car Shows
By: Robert L. Reeves & Nancy E. Miller
US Immigration Solutions
As the late Senator Ted Kennedy said, “Immigration is the story of American History. ... over the centuries, immigrants came to America from every part of the globe and made the American dream. They created a nation that is the envy of the world. ...
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US Immigration Solutions
Happy Birthday, Miley Cyrus
Apun Ka Choice
Miley has been acting since age 11 and has created a special place in the millions of hearts across the globe through her honesty and unflagging hardwork. With fame, furthermore, come detractors! Miley's life has been full of controversies! ...
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The Revolution Will Be Amplified: Is the Occupy Movement Liberating Music?
PopMatters
The Economist is hardly a radical magazine; the article read, unsurprisingly, more as a primer for the economic elite on how to deal with the protests now sweeping the globe. It seems notable, however, and oddly fitting in some ways, that in an attempt ...
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PopMatters
Few players on Greece's Wall Street today - The Globe and Mail
Once a symbol of optimism and vibrant capitalism, Sofokleous Street has become a metaphor for the Greek economic collapse.
www.theglobeandmail.com/news/world/.../article2231341/
Steel beam from World Trade Center towers to arrive in Mass. today ...
A steel beam recovered from New York's World Trade Center is coming to Massachusetts today, where ... Jaime Lutz can be reached at jaime.lutz@globe. com.... From Today's Globe ... News and commentary about Massachusetts and beyond ...
www.boston.com/Boston/metrodesk/.../index.html
WORLD / News of the Day From Across the Globe - SFGate
Article:WORLD / News of the Day From Across the Globe ... asked Occupy London protesters to take down "all tents and other structures" by 1 p.m. EST today. ...
www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2011/11/16/...
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We're loving the Kassel World Globe With Built-In Bar ($170 on sale) for many ...Bulletin (Today) - MANILA, Philippines — Globe Business, the corporate arm of ...
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World View: The top pictures from around the globe today ...
Take a look at our top ten pictures from around the world today.
www.birminghammail.net/.../world-view-the-top-pictures-fro...
Ricky Gervais promises 'biblical' Golden Globe appearance | World ...
Ghana Politics - Latest news, Sport, Showbiz, Science, Education, Business, ...Germany's Chancellor today denied the British people the chance for an EU ...
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