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Feb 2, 2012

LATEST World News, Feb 02, 2012

World Tech Update, Feb. 2, 2012
Macworld
Coming up on World Tech Update, Facebook announces an IPO, Sony's business is in trouble, the Asus Padfone sets for a debut and thousands flock to Macworld iWorld.
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Eastern Regional Report - Feb. 2, 2012
Maxboxing
But the show has created a pop culture star in Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi and surprisingly enough, “Snooki” has branched out into the world of boxing promotions. Team Snooki staged its first promotion last Saturday at the Resorts in Atlantic City.
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Must Reads from Around the World: Feb. 2, 2012
TIME (blog)
By TIME.com | February 2, 2012 | + Afghan National Army (ANA) commandos present blindfolded Taliban fighters to the media in Herat on Jan. 29, 2012. ANA commandos captured six Taliban fighters after an operation in the outskirts of Herat on Jan. 29.
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TIME (blog)
Final Fantasy XIII-2: better than the last one, but not not by much
Ars Technica
By Garrett Martin | Published February 2, 2012 11:57 AM If you like watching epic battles in exquisitely rendered cut scenes, this is the game for you! Final Fantasy XIII-2 takes place three years after Final Fantasy XIII.
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Ars Technica
FREEBIRDS World Burrito Opens Two New Locations in Houston, Texas
MarketWatch (press release)
AUSTIN, Texas, Feb 2, 2012 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- FREEBIRDSWorld Burrito, the fast casual burrito joint with the rock 'n' roll attitude, announced today it will open in Houston at the Enclave Shopping Center on Monday, February 6, 2012 and in ...
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Grants, awards & freebies — Feb. 2, 2012
United Federation of Teachers
Rockefeller University is looking for high school science teachers in the New York City metropolitan area for their summer workshop, “Modeling the Molecular World,” from July 9 to 12. The workshop focuses on connecting the macroscopic world in which ...
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The Record: Letters, Feb. 2, 2012
NorthJersey.com
In a perfect world, neighbors would not be inhibited from persistent checking on an elderly person who lives alone. In a perfect world, each person who lives alone would have some kind of automated "check in" with a borough hall. In a perfect world, ...
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Diagnosoft® VIRTUE and Diagnosoft® PULSE Debuts at SCMR 15th Annual Scientific ...
MarketWatch (press release)
ORLANDO, Fla. and MORRISVILLE, NC, Feb. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- SCMR 15th Annual Scientific Sessions -- Diagnosoft®, Inc., a pioneer in the development of cardiovascular clinical analytics and advanced cardiac MRI analysis software for ...
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Conference Hound-Up February 2, 2012: This One Goes to Eleven
Conference Hound
World renowned Yoga instructors are convening on Jamaica today for the Caribbean Yoga Conference. If you're in the Long Beach area, there's a well known Collectibles Expo kicking off today. This event is a big draw for aficionados of coin and stamp ...
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Interview: 2 Chainz Breaks Down His Def Jam Deal
Complex.com (blog)
By Insanul Ahmed | Feb 2, 2012 | 2:29 pm | Permalink Few, if any, people in today's rap game appreciate the importance of grinding and timing as much as 2 Chainz. In fact, that's probably why he invented a term that combines them both: "griming.
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CME Group Volume Averaged 11.6 Million Contracts per Day in January 2012, up ...
Sacramento Bee
By CME Group CHICAGO, Feb. 2, 2012 -- CHICAGO, Feb. 2, 2012/PRNewswire/ -- CME Group, the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, today announced that January 2012 volume averaged 11.6 million contracts per day, down 5 percent from ...
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Innovation Day 2012: a Time To Inform and Inspire
MarketWatch (press release)
BOSTON, Feb. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- See 17 TED MED-style talks on Children's Hospital Boston's latest devices, technologies, and clinical innovations On February 14 from 1 to 5 pm, Children's Hospital Boston, will hosts its first ...
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What Brian Johnson brings to the Utah football program...and what he doesn't
Block U
by JazzyUte on Feb 2, 2012 1:32 PM MST in Football The hiring of Brian Johnson certainly sent shock waves through the world of college football today. It's not often a Pac-12 program hires a guy as offensive coordinator who still could be of playing ...
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HOUSTON ASTROS OFFSEASON NOTES, FEBRUARY 2, 2012
The Cypress Times
23 and then move to the ESPN Club restaurant on Disney's Boardwalk (Orlando, FL) for the first of four shows on Feb. 29. ASTROS TOURING TEXAS: The Astros were in three different cities today as part of the 2012Astros CAREavan...a contingent of RHP ...
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ShowStoppers to Unbox New Mobile, Wireless Tech at Press Event During Mobile ...
Sacramento Bee
By ShowStoppers AUSTIN, Texas, Feb. 2, 2012 -- AUSTIN, Texas, Feb. 2,2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Dozens of industry leaders, innovators and startups plan to unbox new mobile and wireless products for home, work and play at ShowStoppers®, the press-only ...
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DesignCon Announces 2012 DesignVision Award Winners
MarketWatch (press release)
SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- UBM Electronics, the daily source of essential business and technical information for the electronics industry's decision makers, today announced the 2012 DesignVision Award winners, ...
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Limited Brands Invites You to Listen to its Fourth Quarter and Year-End 2011 ...
Reuters
COLUMBUS, Ohio, Feb. 2, 2012 -- In conjunction with Limited Brands (NYSE: LTD) fourth quarter and year-end 2011 earnings release, which will cross the wire after market close on Wednesday, Feb. 22, you are invited to listen to a broadcast of the ...
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Clippers vs. Denver - Game Preview
Clips Nation
by Steve Perrin on Feb 2, 2012 12:31 PM PST in Game Previews There is no hotter team in the NBA right now than the Los Angeles Clippers. Philadelphia shares their four game winning streak, but all of Philly's wins came at home, with two of them coming ...
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Oplink Reports Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2012 Financial Results
MarketWatch (press release)
FREMONT, Calif., Feb 2, 2012 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- Oplink Communications, Inc. /quotes/zigman/98710/quotes/nls/oplk OPLK -1.75% , a leading provider of design, integration and optical manufacturing solutions (OMS) for optical networking ...
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DuPont Announces Goals to Help Feed a Growing World Population
MarketWatch (press release)
WASHINGTON, Feb. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Responding to the challenge of global hunger, DuPont today announced goals for its contribution to help improve food security around the world. "No one company, country or non-profit organization can ...
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TRX Chairman Trip Davis to Moderate the GBTA Masters Program
MarketWatch (press release)
ATLANTA, Feb. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- TRX, Inc. ( www.trx.com ) (otcqb:TRXI), a world-leading provider of travel technology, process automation, consulting and data services, today announced that Trip Davis, co-founder and chairman, TRX, ...
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Omnilink Systems Speaks About Remote Patient Monitoring at M2M Evolution ...
MarketWatch (press release)
ATLANTA, Feb. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Omnilink Systems ( www.omnilink.com ), a leader in location-based services (LBS) technology today noted that its Chief Development Officer, Steve Hudson, is speaking at the M2M Evolution Conference ...
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Comverse at TM Forum Management World Asia: Do More in the Connected World...
MarketWatch (press release)
WAKEFIELD, Mass., Feb 2, 2012 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- Comverse /quotes/zigman/6734587/quotes/nls/cmvt CMVT -1.44% , a global leader in BSS, mobile Internet, and value-added services, and a sponsor at Management World Asia 2012, will deliver a key ...
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Corporate America Taking a Virtual Approach to Recruiting and Hiring Veterans
Sacramento Bee
2, 2012 -- CHICAGO, Feb. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- UBM Studios' Milicruit, the recognized leader in virtual career fairs for veterans and military spouses, and the Military Officers Association of America, announce the date of the next national career ...
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Greg Manusky Is The Colts New Defensive Coordinator, According To Report
SB Nation
By Kevin McCauley - World Soccer Editor Feb 2, 2012 - The Indianapolis Colts haven't had anyone with the permanent position of defensive coordinator since Week 12 of the NFL season, when Larry Coyer was fired mid-season after the Colts' 12th straight ...
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SB Nation
War News Updates: World News Briefs -- February 2, 2012
By War News Updates Editor
At least 74 football fans were killed and hundreds injured after a pitch invasion in Egypt last night. Trouble flared after a match in the city of Port Said when armed fans surged forward seconds after the final whistle. The home team, Al-Masry, ...
War News Updates
Coyotes Tracks - February 2, 2012 - Groundhog Day Tracks - Five ...
By Ben Shroyer
Gladiators News. Gladiators loan Clackson to Houston Chris Clackson makes his third appearance in the American Hockey League this season.News From Around the Hockey World. Drew Doughty bested Blue Jackets at buzzer … or did he ...
Five For Howling
World News - South Korea man charged for re-tweeting North, says ...
By msnbc.com staff
First for breaking news and analysis: Compelling world news stories from msnbc.com journalists and NBC News' network of correspondents and producers. ↓ About this blog; ↓ Archives .... 2 votes. Reply #1 - Thu Feb 2,2012 2:43 PM EST ...
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DutchNews.nl - Wilders angry at German 'right-wing populist' label
By Donaugh | February 22012 11:53 AM. He really should expand upon his range of emotions. Is he ever sad? Happy? Relaxed? Concerned? Hungry? Tired? Exasperated? Horny? Itchy? It would make news items about him more fun to ...
News from DutchNews.nl
Happy World Wetlands Day | MNN - Mother Nature Network
By Russell McLendon
2 is also World Wetlands Day. In honor of this overshadowed holiday, here's a photographic tribute to the planet's marshes, swamps and bogs — and their animal inhabitants. Thu, Feb 02 2012 at 9:09 AM EST. Cypress Swamp, Natchez Trace ...
Earth Matters News
Hertz Clarifies 2012 Projected Revenue for Its ... - World Leasing News
By contactdesign
Your Connection to the Leasing World · News · Articles · Columns ... Feb 2,2012 ... The Company intends to provide 2012 full year guidance in late February, during its fourth quarter and year-end earnings conference call. The Company is ...
World Leasing News
Behind The Wall - Rebellious Chinese village takes baby steps ...
By Bo Gu
In Behind the Wall, NBC News correspondents and producers examine events and trends in China, both big and small. ↓ About this blog; ↓ .... #1.4 - Thu Feb 22012 2:49 PM EST. Comment author avatar Chris-630880. In USA: corporations run the government. In China: government runs corporations. 2 versions of the same crooks. 2 votes. #1.5 - Thu Feb 220123:17 PM EST. Comment author ... Democracy works here in the US better than anywhere in the world. Now, the work ...
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Daily Update for February 2, 2012 | TUAW - The Unofficial Apple ...
By Steven Sande
Daily Update for February 22012. by Steven Sande Feb 2nd 2012 at2:15PM. It's the TUAW Daily Update, your source for Apple news in a convenient audio format. You'll get all the top Apple stories of the day in three to five minutes for a ...
TUAW - The Unofficial Apple Weblog
What's on in Germany: February 2 - 8 - The Local
Published: 2 Feb 12 10:46 CET Online: http://www.thelocal.de/lifestyle/20120202-40501.html. Share · Tweet. This Week's Highlights: Burlesque in Hamburg, children's theatre in Nuremberg, and an exhibition in Berlin examines the dark side of ..... News from the Goethe-Institut. Different from the Rest of the World – The Berlin Foundation “Respekt!” Inside knowledge about the techno, punk and hip-hop scenes is collected by the Archive of Youth Cultures. In the Eye of the Storm ...
The Local - Germany's news in English
Federal Defenders office gets new director - Spokesman.com - Feb ...
“I always felt when I was the senior litigator in District of Minnesota that I had the greatest job in the whole world,” she said. “I feel when I am fully comfortable with every aspect of this job I, too, will feel this is the best job in the entire world.” ... Deputies tackle wrong man outside court February 2,2012 4 · Reworked plea nets 60 days for shooter who missed kids January 31, 2012 14 · Ex-deputy sentenced for HUD fraud January 31, 2012 4 · Spokane man acquitted in stabbings January ...
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Weyants World: February 2, 2012 - TheHill.com
http://thehill.com/opinion/weyants-world/208143-weyants-world-february-2-2012. The contents of this site are © 2012 Capitol Hill Publishing Corp., a subsidiary ...
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Dark side of the moon revealed - Fox News Video - Fox News
Feb 2, 2012 ... President Obama and your approval. Feb 1, 2012. 2:56 ... Latest; On Air ...
video.foxnews.com/v/.../dark-side-of-the-moon-revealed/
War News Updates: World News Briefs -- February 2, 2012
A News Aggregator That Covers The World's Major Wars And Conflicts. Military, Political, And Intelligence News Are Also Covered. Occasionally We Will Have ...
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Liverpool News: World In Pictures, February 2 2012: Woman ...
WELCOME to the World In Pictures for February 2, 2012 - a collection of images taken across the globe in the last 24 hours. Today we have a woman from Cuba ...
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Egypt: Port Said football disaster - 2 February 2012 | World news ...
Tear gas reported outside Interior Ministry in Cairo • Fans believe Port Said football violence linked to politics • Ultra fans call for protest outside government ...
www.guardian.co.uk/.../egypt-port-said-football-dsaster-live-u...
msnbc.com U.S. & World News - Treasure hunter claims to have ...
Seeded on Thu Feb 2, 2012 6:09 AM EST (msnbc.com) ... The socialists that make up the bulk of the World's governments, including our own here in the U.S. ...
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World News: February 2, 2012 | Citizens News Daily | News ...
World News: February 2, 2012. Written by AquaBuddha. Posted in World. Egypt football (image BBC). Published on February 02, 2012 with No Comments ...
citizensnewsdaily.com/2012/02/.../world-news-february-2-201...
The Hindu : News / National : Day in Pictures — February 2, 2012
Feb 2, 2012. Leaders carpet bomb Uttar Pradesh as the ... lands in Delhi for an international conference. Selection of images from India and around theworld.
www.thehindu.com/news/national/article2854247.ece
Community Calendar – Issue of Feb. 2, 2012
WORLD AFFAIRS COUNCIL – Join columnist Ruben Navarrette as he discusses the ... This free concert begins at 2 pm Saturday, Feb. 4 at the Poway Library, ...
www.pomeradonews.com/.../community-calendar-issue-of-feb...
The World Today in Pictures- February 2, 2012 : Evansville Photo ...
Current news for Evansville, IN and its surrounding communities brought to you by Evansville Courier & Press. ... The World Today in Pictures-February 2, 2012 ...
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