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May 31, 2012

SEATTLE News, May 31, 2012


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Father of Seattle gunman: 'I'm so sorry'
The Associated Press
By GENE JOHNSON, AP – 1 minute ago SEATTLE (AP) — The father of the man who opened fire at a Seattle cafe struggled Thursday to understand how his son could have gone on a shooting rampage through the city and apologized to the families of the five ...
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LATEST World News, May 31, 2012

Must-Reads From Around the World, May 31, 2012
TIME (blog)
By TIME.com | May 31, 2012 | + A Dissident Speaks - In an op-ed in The New York Times, Chinese dissident Chen Guangcheng, who is in New York after escaping house imprisonment in China's eastern Shandong province and fleeing to the US embassy in Beijing ...
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EUROPEAN UNION News, May 31, 2012

European Union Poised to Release Report Cards on Member Budgets
New York Times
But with the euro zone in financial flames, the newly strengthened budget review process is also a reminder of how slowly things move in official EU channels. Between the adoption of the new budget enforcement rules last autumn and this incremental ...
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FASHION Models News, May 31, 2012

Like Her, Like Me: Modeling Healthy Behaviors
MarketWatch (press release)
MISSION, KS, May 31, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) -- (Family Features) From music, to fashion, to the latest tech trend, teens have the power to help shape their mom's choices. It's also no surprise that mothers are especially powerful role models for ...
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USAIN BOLT News, May 31, 2012


INTERVIEW-Puma CEO eyes soccer over Bolt in 2012 sales race
Reuters
... By Victoria Bryan and Keith Weir LONDON, May 31 (Reuters) - German sportswear company Puma is banking more on soccer than Usain Bolt to help it to weather the European economic storms in a bumper summer of sport, CEO Franz Koch said on Thursday.
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IRELAND News, May 31, 2012


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Irish Vote on Fiscal Treaty as Europe's Debt Crisis Deepens
BusinessWeek
By Finbarr Flynn on May 31, 2012 The Irish vote on the European Union's latest treaty today, with polls indicating they will endorse measures designed to ease the euro region's debt crisis. Ballots can be cast until 10 pm, with 3.1 million people ...
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DIED, May 31, 2012

Death Notices for May 31, 2012
Mercury-Register
DAVIS — Kyle R. Davis, 30, of Spokane, Wash., died Sunday, May 27, 2012, in Paradise. Arrangements are under the direction of Paradise Chapel of the Pines, 877-4991. DIGGS — Norma Diggs, 82, of Chico, died Friday, May 25,2012, in Chico.
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UNESCO News, May 31, 2012

World Wonders Project: Google Offers Virtual Tours of Famous Sites
TIME
By AP | May 31, 2012 | + MADRID (AP) — A virtual stroll among the ruins of Pompeii or into the temples of Kyoto is available to anyone with an Internet-connected device through Google's new World Wonders Project. The Mountain View, Calif.
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UNICEF News, Mar 31, 2012

UNICEF Singles Out Canada on Child Poverty
Indian Country Today Media Network.com
By ICTMN Staff May 31, 2012 Just when one might have thought that Canada had had all the censure available on the international stage, along comesUNICEF. A new report on children living in poverty around the world finds Canada squarely in the middle, ...
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BEST Anything, May 31, 2012

BEST
WestlawNext Takes Multiple Top Honors in 2012 Best of The National Law Journal ...
Reuters
May 31, 2012 - Thomson Reuters, the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, announced that Elite, Thomson Reuters News & Insight, Westlaw and WestlawNext won top honors in the 2012 Best of The National Law ...
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EARTHQUAKE News, May 31, 2012

Ferrari online auction to raise funds for earthquake victims 31May 2012
Formula 1
Ferrari have announced they will hold an online auction next week in aid of those affected by the two earthquakes which rocked Northern Italy's Emilia-Romagna region in May. A V8 engine and race helmets and suits from drivers Fernando Alonso and Felipe...
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NEW ZEALAND News, May 31, 2012

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LONDON OLYMPICS News, May 31, 2012

Panasonic to Deliver Largest-Ever Audio-Visual Equipment Supply to London 2012 ...
MarketWatch (press release)
OSAKA, Japan, May 31, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Panasonic Corporation, a TOP* sponsor of the Olympic Games, announced today that it will deliver the largest supply of its audio visual equipment for any Olympic Games in the company's history to support ...
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USA News, May 31, 2012

Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy CEO Phil Hagerman to Participate With White House ...
Sacramento Bee
By Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy FLINT, Mich., May 31, 2012 -- /PRNewswire/ -- Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy, the nation's largest, privately owned specialty pharmacy, announced today that CEO Phil Hagerman has received an invitation from the White House ...
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SYRIA News, May 31, 2012

Pro-Assad Militias Under Scrutiny After Syrian Massacre
Voice of America
Handout photo released by Syrian opposition's Shaam News Network shows UN observers at hospital morgue before their burial in central Syrian town of Houla on May 26, 2012. WASHINGTON - Syrian pro-government militiamen known as the "shabiha" are facing ...
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ASEAN News, May 31, 2012

Defense chief Gazmin, Chinese official agree to dialogue
Inquirer.net
... of Asean which is composed of the Philippines, Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore,Brunei, Vietnam, Cambodia, Burma (Myanmar) and Laos.

NICOLE SCHERZINGER News, May 31, 2012


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