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May 22, 2012

WEBMD - Food Cravings Slideshow: Chocolate, Carbs, Salt, Sugar, May 22, 2012

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 "Craving a big, fluffy hunk of warm bread does not mean your body is deprived of grains. Food cravings have little to do with nutrients and plenty to do with the brain chemistry of pleasure and reward. Cravings may center on texture (creamy, crunchy) or taste (sweet, salty) but they all have something in common -- overindulging can sabotage your diet.
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MONTPELLIER Team Champions of France News, May 22, 2012

Montpellier champions: Poor conquer rich in thrilling Ligue 1 seasonMontpellier champions: Poor conquer rich in thrilling Ligue 1 season
Just Football.com
The closest team to PSG in the league at the time of al-Khelaifi's comments were Montpellier, three points behind after scrapping to a 1-1 draw at Saint Etienne. Little Montpellier, who finished 14th the previous season and have spent 5 of the last 8 ...
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How French football's 'Ugly ducklings' beat the big boys
CNN
His Montpellier players were crowned champions of France after a 2-1 victory over Auxerre, fending off PSG -- now one of the richest teams in the world after being bought out by the Qatar Investment Authority -- to secure the club's first ever league ...
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BRAD PITT in Cannes News, May 22, 2012


Cannes: Brad Pitt is menacingly good in the scuzzy, snazzy underworld movie ...
Entertainment Weekly (blog)
Whenever Brad Pitt appeared as Jesse James, the screen vibrated with menace, even though Pitt seemed to be doing almost nothing. As good as he had been before (in, say, Fight Club), I thought that the Jesse James performance was the place where Pitt ...
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Brad Pitt mob movie portrays broken American dream
Reuters
By Mike Collett-White | CANNES, France (Reuters) - Brad Pitt's latest movie paints a bleak picture of the broken American dream, blending a violent but comic gangster story with overt criticism of politicians' failure to address the economic crisis.
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JAMES BOND Skyfall News, May 22, 2012

FRANCE CANNES FILM FESTIVAL.JPGWatch: James Bond in 'Skyfall' teaser trailer
The Star-Ledger - NJ.com
She plays Sévérine, one of two Bond girls, in the forthcoming "Skyfall." The mysterious teaser trailer for the new James Bond thriller "Skyfall" has hit the web. In it, Bond (Daniel Craig) is playing a word-association game in an interrogation room as ...
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"Skyfall": James Bond is back in new trailer
CBS News
(CBS News) The first trailer for the latest James Bond film has arrived. A teaser for "Skyfall" debuted online Monday, featuring Daniel Craig in his third time playing 007. (Watch the video below.) Pictures: Daniel Craig Pictures:James Bond is back in ...
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UNIVERSITY Students Dead in Albania News, May 22, 2012


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At least 11 Albanian university students killed in bus crash
Chicago Tribune
TIRANA (Reuters) - At least 11 Albanian university students were killedand 22 others injured when their bus plunged hundreds of feet into a ravine on Monday, police said. The injured, some in critical condition, were rushed to hospital in the capital ...
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Albania mourns students killed in field trip bus crash
Reuters
TIRANA May 22 (Reuters) - Albania observed a national day of mourning on Tuesday for 11 university students and two other people killed when their bus plunged off a mountain road into a ravine while on a field trip. The 11 dead students, all women aged ...
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ROBOTICS News, May 22, 2012

ROBOTICS
Robots useful in hysterectomies
Chicago Tribune
The robotic alternative is a form of laparoscopic surgery, a minimally invasive procedure in use since the 1980s that uses an inserted video camera and special thin instruments. Roboticsurgery differs from traditional laparoscopic process in several ...
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Chicago Tribune
Clothbot, the Fabric-Gripping, Pants-Climbing Robot
PC Magazine
By Damon Poeter Chinese roboticists have built a small, fabric-clutchingrobot that pulls itself up pants and shirts by creating wrinkles with its pair of gripper wheels, according to the IEEE Spectrum Automaton blog. Video of the little bot doing its ...
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FASHION Models News, May 22, 2012

Brown Shoe Company and Famous Footwear Join the 2012 Sea to Shining Sea Cross ...
MarketWatch (press release)
HOLBROOK, NY, May 22, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- World TEAM Sports CEO and President Paul Tyler announced today that global consumer footwear company Brown Shoe Company and their Famous Footwear retail stores have joined as sponsors of the second Sea to ...
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Vapur Updates its Flagship Anti-Bottle with Two New Collections
MarketWatch (press release)
WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif., May 22, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Vapur® has garnered an ardent following since its launch of the original Anti-Bottle in 2009 and is continuing to prove itself as the leading pioneer in the hydration industry.
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IRELAND, Portugal, Spain, Italy, Greece News, Mar 22, 2012

EURO GOVT-Spain, Italy debt up on hopes of EU summit action
Reuters
Italian and Spanish 10-year yields fell 13 basis points each to 5.81 percent and 6.16 percent respectively but Irish and Portuguese equivalent yields rose, showing nerves over Greece remained stretched. Ireland andPortugal are seen as vulnerable ...
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EURO GOVT-Spanish, Italian yields fall on summit hopes
Reuters
Ireland and Portugal are seen as vulnerable should Greece leave the euro zone. "What we've seen is really some short covering related to Italian bond futures, and Spain being dragged along behind," a trader said. "I can't tell we've seen much real ...
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FINANCIAL News, Money, Banks, Economic and Financial Crisis, May 22, 2012


IMF tells Britain: Do more to drive growth
Chicago Tribune
Britain has not fully recovered from the slump caused by the 2007-2009financial crisis, and the economy fell back into recession around the turn of the year. "Growth is too slow and unemployment, including youth unemployment, is too high," IMF ...
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IMF Urges Greater UK Economic Action
Wall Street Journal
By JASON DOUGLAS And ALEX BRITTAIN LONDON—The UK government and the Bank of England should do more to encourage recovery in the country's economy, the International Monetary Fund said Tuesday, as it warned chaos in the euro zone may require finance ...
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ENTERTAINMENT News, May 22, 2012

How the Deal for AMC Entertainment Furthers China's Culture Agenda
BusinessWeek
... on May 22, 2012 In China Inc.'s biggest move yet into the US, Dalian Wanda, the largest entertainment group in China, yesterday announced a $2.6 billion purchase of AMC Entertainment Holdings, the second-largest operator of American movie theaters.
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Jackie Chan Has (Not) Made His Last Action Film
TIME
By Tim Newcomb | @tdnewcomb | May 22, 2012 | + Jackie Chan arrives to take part in the TV show "Le Grand Journal" on the set of French TV Canal+ during the 65th Cannes film festival on May 19, 2012 in Cannes. The big entertainment news over the weekend ...
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DIED, May 22, 2012

Eugene Polley, inventor of TV remote, dies at 96
The Olympian
By CARLA K. JOHNSON | AP • Published May 22, 2012 CHICAGO – Couch potatoes everywhere can pause and thank Eugene Polley for hours of feet-up channel surfing. His invention, the first wireless TV remote, began as a luxury, but with the introduction of ...
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Former WVU coach Stewart dies
STLtoday.com
AP | Posted: Tuesday, May 22, 2012 12:00 am | ( Loading… ) comments. Former West Virginia football coach Bill Stewart has died, apparently of a heart attack, the school reported in statement posted on its athletics website.
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BUSINESS News, May 22, 2012

BUSINESS
TradingPartners CEO Mark Barnekow Named as Finalist in 2012 AmericanBusiness ...
MarketWatch (press release)
CHICAGO, May 22, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Mark Barnekow has been named a Finalist as Executive of the Year in the 2012 AmericanBusiness Awards. Mark is CEO of TradingPartners ( www.tradingpartners.com ), the leader in spend management ...
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Right Management : Global Strategic Workforce Expert to Advise IrishBusiness ...
MarketWatch (press release)
DUBLIN, May 22, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Owen Sullivan, global CEO of strategic workforce consultancy Right Management and President of Specialty Brands for ManpowerGroup, will advise human resource andbusiness executives in Dublin at an American ...
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BIOLOGY News, May 22, 2012


BIOLOGY


Frog and flatfish, in stages of metamorphosis
Biologist passes along his fascination with metamorphosis
North Country Public Radio
His St. Lawrence University biology lab teems with frogs and fish in various stages of development. His enthusiasm for his subject sends him off campus to local grade schools. And at SLU, it attracts even English majors like our intern, Roger Miller.
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IGERT Online Video Competition Offers Public View Of Scientific Research And ...
Sacramento Bee
Through this competition, up-and-coming scientists use videos and posters to communicate their innovative, interdisciplinary research, which bridges traditional disciplines such as physics, engineering, nanotechnology, computer science, biology, ...
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ARTIFICIAL HEART Transplant in baby, Italy, May 22, 2012

Italian heart surgeon Antonio Amodeo

World's smallest artificial heart implanted in Italian baby
Mother Nature Network
By Agence France-PresseMon, May 21 2012 at 2:41 PM EST CAREFUL SURGERY: Italian heart surgeon Antonio Amodeo poses on October 2, 2010. Amodeo's hospital performed the operation that implanted the smallest ever artificial heart into a 16-month-old baby.
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Baby's Life Saved By World's Smallest Artificial Heart
Gizmodo
Which is why a 16-month-old Italian baby was able to become the recipient of the world's smallest artificial heart—and have its life saved in the process. Back in March, Italian doctors were faced with a situation in which a baby—who hasn't been ...
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BEST Anything, May 22, 2012

BEST
Bordeaux Dominates the Top 25 Lots, Burgundy Hits 30 New World Records in ...
MarketWatch (press release)
NEW YORK, May 22, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- France's great Bordeaux and Burgundy estates remain the global standards and the highly sought-after winners in Acker Merrall & Condit's third New York auction of 2012. Theworld's leading rare wine auctioneer ...
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Unilever Supply Chain Breaks into World Top 10
MarketWatch (press release)
LONDON & ROTTERDAM, Netherlands, May 22, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Unilever achieved 10th place in the 2012 Gartner Supply Chain Top 25, announced today. The result is Unilever's best-ever performance in the index and an improvement of five places ...
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ASSOCIATED PRESS News, May 22, 2012

Devils happy to frustrate Rangers By The Associated Press • Tuesday, May22, 2012
Laramie Boomerang
If you have any doubt the New Jersey Devils are frustrating the New York Rangers in their Eastern Conference finals, just look at Game 4. Forget that Zach Parise scored two goals and set up another in the Devils' 4-1 win that evened the series at 2-all ...
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Joplin commemorates anniversary of deadly tornado By The Associated Press ...
Laramie Boomerang
The May 22, 2011, twister was the nation's deadliest in six decades, killing 161 people, injuring hundreds more and destroying thousands of buildings, including the city's only public high school. Groundbreaking ceremonies are scheduled at three sites ...
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EUROVISION Videos, May 22, 2012

Ivi Adamou - La La Love (Cyprus) 2012 Eurovision Song Contest Official Preview Video

powered by www.eurovision.tv Ivi Adamou will represent Cyprus in the 2012 Eurovision Song Contest in Baku, Azerbaijan with the song "La La Love".

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