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Dec 27, 2011

LATEST World News, Dec 27, 2011

Natura World to restructure business, get new financing
Furniture Today
CAMBRIDGE, Ontario — Natural and organic bedding producer Natura World saidtoday it has filed a notice of intention to restructure its business under Canada's Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act, and has reached an agreement with its lender to provide C$7 ...
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Metta World Peace still driving the Lakers bus
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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World's cheapest car, Tata Nano, is recalled
USA TODAY
By Chris Woodyard, USA TODAY You wouldn't expect the world'scheapest car to necessarily be the world's most reliable, so perhaps it's no surprise that the Tata Nano is being recalled. Tata, the Indian industrial giant that also owns Jaguar and Land ...
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The (surprisingly upbeat) state of the world
Inland Empire News
That's good both for the women themselves and their nations, according to Ana Revenga, codirector of the World Bank's WorldDevelopment Report 2012, which focused on gender equality. "Intoday's globalized world, countries that use the skills and ...
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Metro International announces changes to senior management
Reuters (press release)
Metro International SA ("Metro"), the international newspaper group, todayannounced that Peter Holmlund, Executive Vice President (EVP) of Online, has decided to leave Metro International. Mr Holmlund will not be replaced so the Executive Management ...
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Back to the future? Samoa bends time - and skips Dec. 30
USA TODAY
By Laura Bly, USA TODAY The South Pacific nation of Samoa is "taking time by the fetlock," as a character in Little Women used to say. Located about halfway between Hawaii and New Zealand and a mere 20 miles from the internationaldateline - the ...
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Oregon's Rose Bowl uniforms unveiled
USA TODAY
By Nicole Auerbach, USA TODAY Even in a world in which a lot of college football teams have experimented with unique uniform designs, Oregon still makes headlines with its choices. Nike unveiled Oregon's newest Nike Pro Combat uniform system, ...
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Iowa GOP caucus 2012: Gingrich v Romney with seven days to go
The Guardian (blog)
2.46pm: Now this is how to write an intro, via the Omaha World-Herald: A political tsunami hit Nebraska politics today, with Democratic US Senator Ben Nelson declining to seek a third term in the US Senate. Political tsunami! ...
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The Guardian (blog)
80 Percent of GSM Handsets Vulnerable To Hackers
Sci-Tech Today
"Fortunately, the one newspaper that would have wanted this privacy-intruding capability did not live to witness today's release," Nohl said of Rupert Murdoch's News of the World. The newspaper closed last summer after revelations of illegal...
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HIV Treatment Is Prevention
MedPage Today
By Michael Smith, North American Correspondent, MedPage Today As part of the Year in Review series, MedPage Today reporters are revisiting major news stories and following up with an analysis of the impact of the original report, as well as subsequent ...
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Medical tourists flock to Seoul for cosmetic surgery
USA TODAY
By Calum MacLeod, USA TODAY SEOUL – The Mao suits and high-sided haircut are easily copied, but the facial similarity between Kim Jung Un and grandfather Kim Il Sung has for months sparked rumors in South Korea that the third and latest Kim to helm ...
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Lively international innovation summit about robotics In Lyon, France
IT Business Net
By Frank Tobe Today's devices are becoming smarter and connected. They sense their environment, process the data collected and act upon their decisions autonomously or semi-autonomously. The transformation is beyond productivity and enters our daily ...
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World Bank Approves Loan to Romania to Fund Budget Deficit
BusinessWeek
The World Bank will join the IMF and the EU in a new two- year precautionary agreement with Romania, signed in March, as the country needs “the bank's guidance on policies and reforming the state,” Finance Minister Gheorghe Ialomitianu said today. ...
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Wise men of today will need very deep pockets
New Zealand Herald
Solid frankincense resin can be sold at up to $75.40 a kilo, says to theInternational Centre for Research in Dry Areas. Myrrh is roughly twice as expensive, but prices are volatile - something that can also be said for the Wise Men's third gift. ...
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Players show gratitude for sponsor exemptions
USA TODAY
65 in the world, two weeks removed from winning the Qatar Masters, when he arrived in Arizona for the Match Play Championship. It was his first time at a World Golf Championship in four years. He had a chance to sneak into the top 50 and get into the ...
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Surfline.com founder Sean Collins dies at age 59
USA TODAY
In the 1990s, the phone service evolved into Surfline.com, which became the world's most popular online destination for swell information and surfing news. The technology was a game changer for surfers. "We've all ridden more waves because of Sean ...
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Today's Top Stories: GoDaddy Woes, Twitter Lawsuit, No-Glasses 3D
Mashable
Welcome to this morning's edition of “First To Know,” a series in which we keep you in the know on what's happening in the digital world. Today, we're looking at three particularly interesting stories. Noah Kravitz left his former employer PhoneDog in ...
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BNA Books Announces the Publication of the 2011 Cumulative Supplements to ...
MarketWatch (press release)
27, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- BNA Books, a division of specialized news and information publisher BNA, today announces the publication of the 2011 Cumulative Supplements to International Labor and Employment Laws, Volumes I and II, Third Edition, ...
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EA Star Wars Game Off to Forceful Start in Quest to Catch World of Warcraft
All Things Digital
The critical question is whether it has enough star power to attract players away from other titles, namely World of Warcraft, which has built a dedicated subscription base. Today, World of Warcraft has about 10.3 million subscribers, and a year ago it ...
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Farming helps make Midlands 'a world apart'
Omaha World-Herald
Instead, The World-Herald is looking back, beginning today, at some of the most notable news as 2011 comes to a close. In some ways, it's the story that didn't happen. Not thousands of newly unemployed. Not a collapsed housing market. ...
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Some Chinese turn to US Embassy for clarity in smog data
USA TODAY
By Calum MacLeod, USA TODAY BEIJING – The Beijing smog often keeps Zhushen Zhenyu trapped at home, on his mother's orders, when he'd rather be playing basketball outside, but the 8-year-old still hopes for a silver lining in the clouds of pollution ...
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ArcSoft's Perfect365 for Facebook Gives the World's Most Popular Social ...
Sacramento Bee
27, 2011 -- /PRNewswire/ -- ArcSoft, Inc., the industry leading software provider of imaging technologies and applications, today launched Perfect365 for Facebook. Now every user of the world's largest social network has the ability to touch up and ...
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Today in History
ABC News
In 1831, naturalist Charles Darwin set out on a round-the-world voyage aboard the HMS Beagle. In 1904, James Barrie's play "Peter Pan: The Boy Who Wouldn't Grow Up" opened at the Duke of York's Theater in London. In 1927, the musical play "Show Boat," ...
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ESPN says Gruden staying put; Final MNF rating down
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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Oil price above $101 as consumer confidence rises
USA TODAY
About a third of the world's oil passes through the narrow strait. The US, The UK and other nations have talked about more sanctions against Iran as part of an effort to clamp down on its nuclear program. Iran is the world's fourth largest oil producer ...
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CEBR: Russia to be one of the world's top five economies by 2020 ...
By RT
Russia may well improve its standing in the list of the world's most powerful economies in the next eight years, says the UK-based Center for Economics and Business Research.
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Metals' takedowns don't undo Western insolvency, Turk tells King ...
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GoldMoney founder and GATA consultant James Turk today gives King World News his forecast for the precious metals for 2012. Turk says the contrived takedowns of the precious metals haven't changed anything about the insolvency of both ...
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Leading English prelate laments plight of Bethlehem Christians ...
Catholic World News. Leading English prelate laments plight of Bethlehem Christians. RSS Facebook December 27, 2011 ... Posted by: roth115703578 -Today 1:46 PM ET USA. If Archbishop Nichols had the facts that include: Before the ...
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In The News Today « Jim Sinclair's Mineset
By Jim Sinclair
In The News Today. December 27, 2011, at 1:54 pm by Jim Sinclair in the category In The News | Print This Post | Email This Post. Jim Sinclair's Commentary. In the midst of significant MOPE about improvement in housing, prices again dropped. Specialty retailers have high inventory and are ... Until you feel there is a route to some cure of the Western world debt problems, gold remains the financial insurance policy that will function. Obama to ask for debt limit hike: Treasury official ...
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28th December, 2011 | Pakistan Today | Latest news, Breaking ...
By anjum
BLLF HOLD CONDOLENCE MEETNG TODAY 27 Dec 2011 AT PATTOKI IN THE MEMORY OF Afzal Zullah. Zullah's 18th September 1988 judgment will be remembered forever in the history of the fight against slavery in the world. ...
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Egypt bans forced virginity tests by military | Stock Market News ...
By Editor - World News
Written on December 27, 2011 by Editor - World News. Egyptian women have demonstrated against the military's harsh treatment of female protesters [Reuters]. An Egyptian court has ordered a halt to forced virginity tests on female detainees...
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War News Updates: Is War On The Wane?
By War News Updates Editor
Part 2 of the surprisingly upbeat state of the world: Long-term statistics show war is on the wane. Car bombs in Afghanistan, firefights in Libya, skirmishes in Sudan – look at today's international news, and it's just the same-old same-old, isn't it? ...
War News Updates
Arab League Observers Set to Arrive in Syria Today
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Today's Word with Joel Osteen – December 27, 2011 [Devotional ...
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By shimran
In essence, the main challenge in the Arab world today is how to maintain the momentum and ensure that the changes in Tunisia, Egypt, Yemen, Libya and Syria (when they come), will be real and lasting. But through all of this, Arabs seem to ...
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Jim Sinclair - Why Gold Was Smashed Today - King World News
Jim Sinclair continues: “Technical analysis, when looked at, is really everybody looking at the same thing. So the sellers are chasing each other trying to find the...
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Arab monitors tour Homs, Syrian tanks seen leaving - TODAY News ...
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Today's Political Cartoons | December 26, 2011 - U.S. News & World ...
Panorama Today in Photos. December 26, 2011. Dana Summers-Tribune Media Services. Steve Breen-Creators Syndicate. Chan Lowe-Tribune Media ...
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World News Live » Writer Christopher Hitchens dies at age 62 ...
Posted by Top Stories - Google News on Dec 16th, 2011 // No Comment ... By Bob Minzesheimer, USA TODAY British-American writer Christopher Hitchens— ...
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A/L Results Released Today - One News Page World
A/L Results Released Today: (Colombo, Lankapuvath) In a dramatic turn of events avoiding any further delay, the Education Ministry and the Examinations ...
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Will United Nations Pegasus dawn World Peace? - Tea Party News ...
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Saudi prince buys $300 million stake in Twitter - World News Today ...
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