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Jun 13, 2012

LATEST World News, Jun 13, 2012

Debt crisis: as it happened, June 13, 2012
Telegraph.co.uk
Greek leader of the Radical Left Syriza coalition, Alexis Tsipras, gives a press conference at the Zappion Hall in central Athens, on June 12. Photo: AFP German finance minister Wolfgang Schaeuble said he had "huge sympathy" for the man on the street ...
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USA TODAY News, Jun 13, 2012

Business Travel Success
PR.com (press release)
New York, NY, June 13, 2012 --(PR.com)-- As any frequent flyer knows, air travel is becoming more complicated as airlines enforce stricter luggage rules and security checks become longer and more thorough. Even frequent drivers and those who travel by ...
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BLOOMBERG News, Jun 13, 2012

Bloomberg to Host Defense Conference
MarketWatch (press release)
NEW YORK, Jun 13, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Tough decisions are ahead for the defense industry as declining federal revenues and pressure to reduce the United States deficit have White House and congressional leaders grappling with dramatically smaller ...
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NEW ZEALAND HERALD News, Jun 13, 2012

PRESS DIGEST-New Zealand newspapers - June 14
Reuters
NEW ZEALAND HERALD (www.nzherald.co.nz) Centre talks press on despite probe: The Government will plough ahead with its talks over a pokies-for-national convention centre deal with SkyCity in spite of an inquiry by independent watchdog the ...
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DISCOVERIES News, Jun 13, 2012


Discoveries
Big bang particle discovery closer: scientists
Sydney Morning Herald
* Physicists said to be closer to major discovery * Researchers kept in dark on colleagues' findings * Fresh information could emerge at Melbourne meeting Physicists investigating the make-up of the universe are closing in on the Higgs boson, ...
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SOCCER News, Jun 13, 2012


D Vs P 2-3 από futbolsapiens
Eurocopa 2012: Portugal vence 3-2 a Dinamarca en dramático partido (VIDEO)
Huffington Post
AFP PHOTO / DAMIEN MEYER (Photo credit should read DAMIEN MEYER/AFP/GettyImages) Portuguese forward Helder Postiga (C) is congratulated by teammates after scoring during the Euro 2012 championships football match Denmark vs Portugal on June 13, 2012 at ...
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NASA News, Jun 13, 2012

NASA Administrator Bolden Views Historic SpaceX Dragon Capsule
MarketWatch (press release)
WASHINGTON, June 13, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- NASAAdministrator Charles Bolden joined SpaceX CEO and Chief Designer Elon Musk at the SpaceX Rocket Development Facility in McGregor, Texas, Wednesday to see the first commercial space capsule to ...
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FASHION Models News, Jun 13, 2012

Kasia Lenhard, Heidi Klum, Sarah Anessa Hitzschke and Luisa Hartema - Cologne, Germany  © MPF / PR Photos
Project Runway on Lifetime back June 19
Monsters and Critics.com
By April MacIntyre Jun 13, 2012, 15:54 GMT Fashion's Dream Team of Heidi Klum, Tim Gunn, Michael Kors and Nina Garcia are back for 14 New Episodes for the milestone 10th season. It's time to cut – or be cut! The Emmy® Award nominated series, ...
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EURO 2012 News, Jun 13, 2012


Wednesday June 13, 2012 Group Stage: Group B Finished Metalist Stadium
Yahoo! Eurosport UK
Germany and Netherlands do battle in one of the oldest rivalries in European football in a Euro 2012 Group A clash in Kharkiv. More 90+3' There goes the final whistle! Germany need a point to qualify while the Dutch are on the brink of the exit door.
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OPINIONS, Jun 13, 2012

OPINIONS
Survey: World's opinion of US, Obama slips
msnbc.com
Chris Coons shares his thoughts about the United States' handling of Chinese dissident situation. But a major sore point for many was the United States' ongoing drone-strikes policy. In 17 of 20 countries surveyed, more than half disapproved of ...
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BEST Anything, Jun 13, 2012


BEST
US Open 2012: Will An Englishman Finally Win Another MajorThis Week?
SB Nation
By Adam Fonseca - Golf Contributor Many have tried, yet no English-born player has won a major in more than 15 years. Will that trend change this week at the US Open? Jun 13, 2012 - Despite being the top-ranked golfer in the world, Englishman Luke ...
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EARTHQUAKE News, Jun 13, 2012

Bulldozers dig for victims of Afghan earthquakes
Huffington Post
RAHIM FAIEZ | June 13, 2012 06:10 AM EST | AP KABUL, Afghanistan — Bulldozers dug through tons of rocks and dirt on Wednesday in hopes of recovering 71 victims of a landslide that occurred after two earthquakesstruck in northern Afghanistan earlier ...
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BARACK OBAMA News, Jun 13, 2012

What's Michelle Obama doing on Pinterest?
Christian Science Monitor
By Peter Grier, Staff writer / June 13, 2012 First lady MichelleObama speaks during a campaign event for her husband President Barack Obama, last week, at the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia. On Wednesday morning, Michelle Obamajoined ...
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LONDON OLYMPICS News, Jun 13, 2012

London's Olympics Won't Deliver Economic Gold
TIME
By David Futrelle | June 13, 2012 | + With the start of the LondonSummer Olympics drawing ever nearer, some Londoners are wondering if the whole thing is worth the hassle — or the cost. They've got good reasons to worry. Hosting the Olympics is ...
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ABC World News, Jun 13, 2012

The Note's Must-Reads for Wednesday, June 13, 2012
ABC News (blog)
The Note's Must-Reads are a round-up of today's political headlines and stories from ABC News and the top US newspapers. Posted Monday through Friday right here at www.abcnews.com ABC News' Matthew Larotonda: “Obama Says 'Pay Attention' to the GOP” ...
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CNBC World News, Jun 13, 2012

CNBC and Yahoo! Finance Announce Strategic Content, Programming and ...
MarketWatch (press release)
... NJ, June 13, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Yahoo! (NASDAQ:YHOO) , the premier digital media company, and CNBC, the worldleader in business news, today announced a strategic alliance that will dramatically expand CNBC's online reach and presence ...
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CBC World News, Jun 13, 2012

Adams stays true to his vision
Regina Leader-Post
By Jeff Dedekker, Leader-Post June 13, 2012 Adams began his career focused on the quality of his music, and that commitment to excellence has resulted in the 52-year-old singer/songwriter becoming an internationalsuperstar.
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AL JAZEERA News, Jun 13, 2012

Al Jazeera rumoured to be ready for Premier League rights bid
Rapid tv news
Reports of Al Jazeera's intention to bid for the Premier League have been circulating the industry since October 2011, with the company said to be looking at rights to broadcast the English Premier League in both the Arabworld and on a pay per view ...
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AUSTRALIA Ski News, Jun 13, 2012



Nonstop LAX Flight to Steamboat's Fresh Powder
Ski Channel
One of the main reasons for the flight is convenience for not only Californians, but also International ski and snowboard enthusiasts from countries like Australia. “Skiers and snowboarders now have convenient flight options to reach Steamboat and its ...
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NEW ZEALAND Ski News, Jun 13, 2012

Coronet Peak is a short ride from central Queenstown.
At home in the morning, skiing overseas in the afternoon
Sydney Morning Herald
After waking up in Melbourne, Scott Spits enters his own Winter Wonderland in New Zealand by early afternoon. Imagine this: you wake up in your own bed but you're hitting the downhill slopes of a ski resort – in another country - by early afternoon.
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CHILE SKI News, Jun 13, 2012

kish cork7 Ski La Parva Announces Sony Eye of the Condor 2

Ski La Parva announces Sony Eye of the Condor 2; partnership with iF3
Freeskier Magazine
Press Release: Santiago, Chile — After an extremely successful event in 2011, Ski La Parva is pleased to announce the return of Sony Eye of the Condor- a weeklong film and photo competition set in the Andes. Presented by Sony, Subaru Chile and Delta ...
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SOUTH AFRICA Ski News, Jun 13, 2012

First Gay Tourism Board joins ICTP as destination member
eTurboNews
GayWhistler.com is a year-round promoter of Whistler in British Columbia to the gay and lesbian (LGBT) community and produces and promotes GayWhistler ski week, WinterPRIDE every year. GayWhistler.com acts like an LGBT Destination Management ...
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XPRIZE - Dr. Peter H. Diamandis M.D. , Jun 13, 2012

: "Dr. Peter H. Diamandis is the Chairman and CEO of the X PRIZE Foundation, a non-profit organization focused on designing and launching global incentive prizes to drive radical breakthroughs for the benefit of humanity. Best known for the $10 million Ansari X PRIZE for private spaceflight, the Foundation is now launching prizes in: Exploration, Life Sciences, Energy & Environment, Education, and Global Development.
Dr. Diamandis is also international leader in the commercial space arena, having founded and run many of the leading entrepreneurial companies in this sector. Dr. Diamandis serves as Co-Founder & Co-Chairman of Planetary Resources, the world’s first asteroid mining company. Diamandis also serves as Co-Founder & Vice-Chairman of Space Adventures, the only company to have brokered the launches of private citizens to the International Space Station. He is Co-Founder of Zero Gravity Corporation and Chairman & Co-Founder of the Rocket Racing League."
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DIED, Jun 13, 2012

'Gone With the Wind' Actress Ann Rutherford Dies at 94
TIME
By AP | June 13, 2012 | + HF / AP (LOS ANGELES) — Ann Rutherford, the demure brunette actress who played the sweetheart in the long-running Andy Hardy series and Scarlett O'Hara's youngest sister in “Gone With the Wind,” has died. She was 94.
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NORWAY National Day (Constitution Day, May 17, 1814), Jun 13, 2012


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ISRAEL National Day (Independence from the British Mandate of Palestine, May 14, 1948), Jun 13, 2012


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REBECCA BLACK News, Jun 13, 2012

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LETOYA LUCKETT Singer News, Jun 13, 2011


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