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Feb 16, 2012

LATEST World News, Feb 16, 2012

World stock markets decline amid Greece fears
Boston.com
By Joe McDonald AP Business Writer / February 16, 2012 BEIJING—World stocks fell Thursday amid growing fears the latest deal to resolve Greece's debt crisis is faltering. Oil hovered below $102 a barrel in Asia amid conflicting reports about whether ...
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Hezbollah leader denies links to recent attacks
Boston.com
Thai immigration officers escort detained Iranian Mohammad Kharzei, center, at the immigration headquarters in Bangkok on Thursday, Feb. 16, 2012. Kharzei and two fellow Iranians arrested after accidentally setting off an explosives cache in Bangkok ...
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Boston.com
Horror, mercy marked Honduras prison fire
Boston.com
Inmates who survived a deadly prison fire put on gloves before cleaning within the prison perimeter in Comayagua, Honduras, early Thursday Feb. 16, 2012. A fire started by an inmate tore through the prison Tuesday night, killing 358 people, ...
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Boston.com
Canadian World Fund Limited Reports Audited 2011 Financial Results
MarketWatch (press release)
TORONTO, CANADA, Feb 16, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) -- Canadian World Fund Limited /quotes/zigman/12254 CA:CWF -1.28% had a net asset value per share (NAV) return for 2011 of -18.2%. By comparison, the return of the benchmark Morgan Stanley Capital ...
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Afghan leader asks for Pakistani help in peace bid
Boston.com
Pakistan's Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani, right, invites visiting Afghan President Hamid Karzai for talks upon his arrival at Prime Minister House in Islamabad, Pakistan on Thursday,Feb. 16, 2012. Karzai arrived in Pakistan for talks on how ...
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Boston.com
Ivycorp Joins Washington State Delegation at the Mobile World Congress
MarketWatch (press release)
REDMOND, Wash., Feb 16, 2012 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- Ivycorp, creators of Ivytalk(R), a next-generation group messaging solution, will participate in the 2012 Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain on February 27 -- March 1 as part of the ...
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China soon will overtake India as top gold market
USA TODAY
By Kin Cheung, AP Customers calculate the price of gold necklaces at a booth from Japan at the International Jewelry Fair in Hong Kong , on Feb. 16, 2012. By Kin Cheung, AP Customers calculate the price of gold necklaces at a booth from Japan at the ...
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Ajax Vs. Manchester United, 2012 Europa League: Red Devils Defense Should Be ...
SB Nation
By Kevin McCauley - World Soccer Editor Feb 16, 2012 - Manchester United won't be happy with their fall into the UEFA Europa League, but expect them to take the competition seriously, along with their match against Ajax on Thursday.
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Must-Reads from Around the World: February 16, 2012
TIME (blog)
By TIME.com | February 16, 2012 | + A job centre is pictured in Bromley, south-east England, on February 15, 2012. Britain's unemployment rate rose to 8.4 percent in the three months to December, which was the highest level for 16 years Jobless ...
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TIME (blog)
World-Class Leadership, Innovation and Transformation are Focus at 2012 CIO ...
MarketWatch (press release)
HOUSTON, Feb. 16, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Great CIOs deliver exceptional leadership, innovation and transformation. That was the main message at the CIO Executive Leadership Summit held last week at the JW Marriott in Houston.
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dmexco 2012 Demonstrates Increased Global Significance
MarketWatch (press release)
COLOGNE, GERMANY, Feb 16, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) -- According to the latest surveys, the Internet business of the G-20 states will soon reach a turnover of 4 billion US dollars. The related increased importance of the international digital ...
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Ecstatic Taiwanese claim Knicks' Lin as their own
Fox News
Feb. 16, 2012: A fan of NBA Knicks' Taiwanese-American Jeremy Lin watches him play against the Sacramento Kings at a local sports bar in Taipei, Taiwan.AP Print Email Share Comments Recommend Tweet TAIPEI, Taiwan – With only a handful of foreign ...
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Canadian Budget for Feb. 16, 2012
BusinessWeek
Moved 16:15. By Liezel Hill. SUN-LIFE-CONNOR -- Sun Life Financial Inc., Canada's third- largest insurer, will give details next month on its goals for return on equity, Chief Executive Officer Dean Connor said. 450. Moved 13:30. By Sean B. Pasternak.
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World Energy Solutions to Present at Jefferies 2012 Global Clean Technology ...
MarketWatch (press release)
WORCESTER, MA, Feb 16, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) -- WorldEnergy Solutions, Inc. /quotes/zigman/42923/quotes/nls/xwes XWES +1.16% , a leading energy management services firm, today announced it will be presenting at the Jefferies 2012 Global Clean ...
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BIO Plenary Speakers for the 2012 World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology ...
MarketWatch (press release)
WASHINGTON, Feb 16, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Company executives, scientists and government officials will bring a global perspective as featured presenters at BIO's 9th annual World Congress on Biotechnology and Bioprocessing.
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Tyco International to Participate at the Barclays Capital 2012 Industrial ...
MarketWatch (press release)
SCHAFFHAUSEN, Switzerland, Feb. 16, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Tyco International Ltd. /quotes/zigman/542280/quotes/nls/tyc TYC +0.86% invites investors and the general public to listen to a webcast of a discussion with Naren Gursahaney, ...
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MGM Resorts' M life Members Now Earn Rewards for Enjoying Restaurants, Shows...
MarketWatch (press release)
LAS VEGAS, Feb. 16, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- MGM ResortsInternational's /quotes/zigman/233898/quotes/nls/mgm MGM +1.48% M life has expanded beyond a players club and is available to all guests, transforming everyday travelers into high rollers.
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Enservio Continues Growth, Acquires Insurers World
MarketWatch (press release)
NEEDHAM, Mass., Feb 16, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Enservio ( www.enservio.com ), the nation's leading provider of property insurance analytics, affinity marketing and claims solutions, today announced that the company has entered into a definitive ...
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Still Time to Enter Solutia's 2012 World of Color Awards(TM) Program
MarketWatch (press release)
ST. LOUIS, Feb. 16, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Solutia Inc. /quotes/zigman/491094/quotes/nls/soa SOA +0.32% , announced today that entries are still being accepted for the Solutia World of Color Awards(TM) inspired by Vanceva®.
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World Surveillance Group Engages Premier Business Development and Government...
MarketWatch (press release)
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FL, Feb 16, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) -- World Surveillance Group Inc. /quotes/zigman/4931852 WSGI +11.11% , a developer of lighter-than-air unmanned aerial vehicles ("UAVs") and related technologies, announced today that the ...
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Perry Ellis International, Inc. Completes Purchase of the Ben Hogan Golf Brand
MarketWatch (press release)
MIAMI, Feb 16, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Perry Ellis International, Inc. /quotes/zigman/65432/quotes/nls/pery PERY +6.01% ("the Company") announced that it has completed the purchase of the world-wide intellectual property rights of the Ben Hogan family ...
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US-China to sign 5-year cooperative ag agreement
Boston.com
16, 2012, in Maxwell, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, Pool) By David Pitt Associated Press / February 16, 2012 DES MOINES, Iowa—Agriculture officials from the United States and China are gathering in Iowa to discuss ways to feed the world,...
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Boston.com
APPLIED MATERIALS FIRST QUARTER RESULTS EXCEED EXPECTATIONS
Reuters
Projects Strong Sequential Growth Non-GAAP EPS of 18 cents; GAAP EPS of 9 cents Orders of $2.0 billion up 26% sequentially led by Silicon Systems Group Expects Q2 non-GAAP EPS of 20 to 28 cents SANTA CLARA, Calif.,Feb. 16, 2012 -- Applied Materials, ...
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LECTRA: Lectra Names Laurent Alt Software R&D Director
Reuters
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Lectra Names Laurent Alt Software R&D Director Mission: reinforce the technological advance the company has acquired over the past seven years Paris, February 16, 2012 - Lectra, theworld leader in integrated technology solutions ...
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Stephen Colbert mystery deepens: Where is he?
Washington Times
EASTON, Md., February 16, 2012 — If you are looking for The Stephen Colbert Show, you are out of luck. He's MIA. Forget about "Where in the world is Waldo?" Where in the world is Stephen Colbert? According to Comedy Central, Stephen Colbert's brand of ...
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Washington Times
Latest News: February 16, 2012 | Restore the Mississippi River Delta
By Kevin Chandler
Feb162012. "It's been two steps forward and one step back for efforts in Washington to generate financing for key coastal restoration projects in Louisiana. The House is nearing approval of an amendment to an energy bill that would give the ...
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War News Updates: World News Briefs -- February 16, 2012
By War News Updates Editor
A SWEEPING fire killed more than 350 inmates at an overcrowded Honduran prison, burning many to death as they screamed from their locked cells. Hundreds of convicts from one of Latin America's most dangerous countries rioted in panic ...
War News Updates
News roundup — February 16, 2012 | Canadian Lawyer Legal Feeds
By Heather Gardiner
Written by Heather Gardiner Posted Date: February 162012 ... Keeping law students informed about the latest news in the legal world, associate editor Heather Gardiner contributes print and web content for Canadian Lawyer 4Students.
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Morning News Blitz: February 16, 2012
Morning News Blitz: February 162012. Regular Photo Size. Latest LocalNews. Big bills die as Legislature adjourns. It's over. The legislative session in Santa Fe adjourned at … Vice President Biden heads to ABQ. A traffic alert has been issued for Thursday, because Vice … Kim's Question of Day: Sack lunches. A North Carolina school is under fire after a state health... (KRQE) - All of the morning's top stories with Elizabeth Alvarez. Features; Sports; Weather; U.S. NewsWorld News ...
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Latest Celebrity Gossip for February 16, 2012 | Video | wtsp.com
Videos from WTSP.com 10 News. ... Tampa will host a World Cup qualifier on June 8th, at Raymond James Stadium, . ...http://www.wtsp.com/video/1455320693001/1/Latest-Celebrity-Gossip-for-February-16-2012 http://dl2.vmixcore.com/431/ 488/1327/e045da1faec851baba3748bca072a68f.jpg Latest Celebrity Gossip for February 162012 Heidi Klum spends Valentine's Day alone, Russell Brand moves on to another brunette, Brad Pitt stars in a new mob film, Blake Lively gets a ...
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Quick News – Feb 16, 2012 | Moviehole
By "Caffeinated" Clint
Quick News – Feb 162012. Author : "Caffeinated" Clint (Thursday, February 16th, 2012 at 3:41 am). Former “Lost” star Terry O'Quinn – recently guesting on “Hawaii Five-O” – will star in the Supernatural pilot “666 Park Avenue” for ABC. ”Based on the Alloy ... The pilot “centers on Anna King (Larter), a photojournalist well known for her photographs of “hot spots” around the world, but that is only a cover for her real job for the CIA as a globe-trotting “Human Intel Specialist.”” Neil Burger ...
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POLITICAL HOT TOPICS: Thursday, February 16, 2012 | Ethiopian ...
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POLITICAL HOT TOPICS: Thursday, February 162012 · CNN | February 16th, 2012 at 4:25 am. The CNN Washington Bureau's morning speed read of the top stories making news from around the country and the world. Click the headlines for more. WASHINGTON/POLITICAL: ... Rick Santorum'slatest four years of tax returns show he earned more than a total of $3.6 million, according to spokeswoman Alice Stewart. In Case You Missed It… The Obama administration wants to alter the ...
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Morning News Digest: February 16, 2012 | Politicker NJ
By mrebovich
http://www.nj.com/news/index.ssf/2012/02/gov_ch... Christie under fire for flag tribute to Whitney Houston. Should flags fly at half-staff to mark the death of Whitney Houston? That question has become the center of thelatest Internet-inspired ...
University of Alabama News » UA in the News: February 16, 2012
By Cathy Andreen
February 162012 - Filed under: UA in the News · Earthquake simulator to be constructed at UA Associated Press – Feb. 16. There aren't very many rooms in the world that can successfully reproduce the devastating effects of an earthquake.
University of Alabama News
Nation / World news briefs – February 16, 2012 | TheCatholicSpirit ...
Latest. Nation / World news briefs – February 16, 2012 February 15, 2012 at 1:47; Sex abuse lawsuit against Vatican withdrawn February 15, 2012 at 1:27 ...
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Latest News: February 16, 2012 | Restore the Mississippi River Delta
Feb. 16, 2012. "It's been two steps forward and one step back for efforts in Washington to generate financing for key coastal restoration projects in Louisiana.
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Morning News Blitz: February 16, 2012
Regular Photo Size. Latest Local News ... 5:18 AM MST Published : Thursday, 16 Feb 2012 ...
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Morning News Blitz: February 16, 2012 – Latest News Stories
Blitz: February 16, 2012. Updated : Thursday, 16 Feb 2012, 5:18 AM MST Published : Thursday, 16 Feb 2012, 5:18 AM MST.
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Arrest logs, Feb. 16, 2012 | Pensacola News Journal | pnj.com
LATEST HEADLINES. Meetings today: Thursday, Feb. 16. Meetings today:... Death notices, Feb. 16, 2012. Death notices, Thursday, Feb. 16- 11:00 pm ...
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Quick News – Feb 16, 2012 | Moviehole
Author : "Caffeinated" Clint (Thursday, February 16th, 2012 at 3:41 am) ...a photojournalist well known for her photographs of “hot spots” around theworld, but that is only a cover for her real job for the ... Mel Gibson's latestgoing to direct to…
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War News Updates: World News Briefs -- February 16, 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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16 – February – 2012 – World News
February 16, 2012, Posted by talk under Latest News ... Soon after, Dr. Max Train, a world-renown genetic scientist discovers a cross hidden from times in the ...
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