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LONDON OLYMPICS News, May 30, 2012

14 million meals to be served at London Olympics
Huffington Post
ROB HARRIS | May 30, 2012 11:22 AM EST | AP LONDON — From the British staple of fish and chips to African barbecues, athletes and fans won't go hungry at the London Olympics. Organizers announced plans Wednesday to serve 14 million meals during the ...
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Panasonic to Deliver Largest-ever Audio-visual Equipment Supply to London 2012 ...
MarketWatch (press release)
Osaka, May 30, 2012 (JCN Newswire via COMTEX) -- 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 OlympicGames in the company's history to support ...
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Panasonic Embarks on Marketing Initiative for London 2012 Olympic Games
MarketWatch (press release)
Osaka, May 30, 2012 (JCN Newswire via COMTEX) -- Panasonic Corporation, a TOP* sponsor of the Olympic Games, today announced that it will launch a variety of marketing campaigns globally under the slogan of "Sharing the Passion" to spread the ...
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Send Word Now to Assist ASIS UK During 2012 London Olympic Games
MarketWatch (press release)
NEW YORK, NY, May 30, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) -- Send Word Now, the leading global provider of emergency notification and on-demand alerting and response services, announced today that the UK Chapter of ASIS International will use Send Word Now's ...
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14 million meals to be served at London Olympics By The Associated Press...
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From the British staple of fish and chips to African barbecues, athletes and fans won't go hungry at the London Olympics. Organizers announced plans Wednesday to serve 14 million meals in "the largest peace-time catering operation in the world.
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Drumbeat grows on remembering Munich 11 in London
Jewish Telegraphic Agency (blog)
By Uriel Heilman · May 30, 2012 Even though the International OlympicCommittee officially has denied the request for a moment of silence this summer in London to remember the 11 Israeli athletes murdered during the 1972 Olympic Games in Munich, ...
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BBC Entertainment Presents Twenty Twelve, a Comic Look at the OlympicPreparations
MarketWatch (press release)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM, May 30, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) -- The outstanding London Calling season continues to bring London to the World with 'mockumentary' series Twenty Twelve(1), which takes a humorous look at the struggle of ordinary humans ...
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Malicious E-Mail Attachment on Olympics Making Rounds on the Internet
New York Times (blog)
By NICOLE PERLROTH | May 30, 2012, 7:42 am Comment Olympicsenthusiasts: You may want to think twice before opening that PDF e-mail attachment of the 2012 Olympics schedule. On Tuesday, researchers at F-Secure, a Helsinki, Finland-based security firm, ...
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Venus Williams Follows Serena With Early French Open Loss
BusinessWeek
By Danielle Rossingh on May 30, 2012 Venus Williams was ousted in the second round of the French Open a day after her sister Serena lost her opening match, the worst performance for the American pair in a major tennis tournament.
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Bottled Water Production in the UK Industry Market Research Report now updated ...
San Francisco Chronicle (press release)
London, United Kingdom (PRWEB) May 30, 2012 After more than a decade of strong growth stemming from rising health awareness, societal trends and more buoyant economic conditions supported growth, the Bottled Water Production industry went into decline ...
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Boxing Star Amir Khan in Media Spotlight at David Lloyd Bolton
MarketWatch (press release)
LONDON, May 30, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Boxing champion Amir Khan is set to hold a rare media workout session at David Lloyd Bolton at lunchtime today (Wednesday 30 May) which will broadcast live on Sky Sports News. The star, who is an official ...
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Swimmer Vies To Bring Olympic Joy Home To Greece
KQED
by Joanna Kakissis | May 30, 2012 — 12:33 AM Spyros Gianniotis started theOlympic torch relay at the ancient site of Olympia earlier this month. Greece hasn't won an Olympic medal in swimming since 1896 — something Gianniotis hopes to change in ...
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Febreze and Ambi Pur Declare Victory Over Odors With The Azerbaijani National ...
MarketWatch (press release)
CINCINNATI, May 30, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- When Procter & Gamble's Febreze and Ambi Pur set out to find the Olympic sport with the biggest odor challenges, wrestling - with its sweaty grappling, arduous mat workouts, stinky equipment and locker rooms ...
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Tourists will flock to London for Olympics: study
Ottawa Citizen
By Peter Myers, Reuters May 30, 2012 9:26 AM The number of touriststoLondon from abroad is expected to be 13 percent higher than last summer, with a quarter of visitors coming from North America. LONDON - London will be packed during the summer ...
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Technology puts viewers in charge at Games
Stabroek News
By Stabroek staff | 0 Comments | Sports | Wednesday, May 30, 2012 LONDON, (Reuters) – Advances in technology will allow sports fans on both sides of the Atlantic to see more Olympic action than ever this summer without being chained to the television ...
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Foreign Workers Flooding Brazil as Salaries Rise: Jobs
BusinessWeek
By Raymond Colitt on May 30, 2012 Noelia Barriuso made the career decision of her life when she moved to Brazil from Spain during the financial crisis in 2009, leaving behind record high unemployment for an economy in the midst of a decade-long boom.
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Eurostar Predicts 30% Surge in Bookings as Jubilee Weekend Approaches
Exec Digital (press release)
LONDON, May 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Thousands of Brits are taking advantage of the double bank holiday to take an extended mini break, while thousands of our European cousins will visit London to enjoy the Jubilee celebrations, as royal fever.
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Tube staff agree Olympics pay deal
Aol Money
By Press Association, May 30, 2012 A deal has been agreed for LondonUnderground staff to receive extra pay for working during the Olympics. The Rail Maritime and Transport union said the agreement was worth up to £850 for staff in recognition of the ...
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Game Changers: Holley Mangold
ESPN.co.uk
US Olympic weightlifter Holley Mangold might be the sister of Jets center Nick Mangold, but as she tells Julie Foudy, she refuses to live in his shadow. (05:22) May 30, 2012 Game Changers: Holley Mangold London 2012 : USOlympic weightlifter Holley ...
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NHL TV Partners Will Be All Over The 2012 Stanley Cup Finals
SB Nation
By Steve Lepore - NHL Contributor May 30, 2012 - Hockey's offseason always feels the most hopeless. You go from having 4-6 games of playoff hockey every night, to 1-2, to one, to one every other night, then... nothing for nearly four months.
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Nick Mangold turns down opportunity to watch his sister at the London Olympics
Larry Brown Sports
By Steve DelVecchio May 30, 2012 - Posted in Football, Olympics As most of you probably know, Jets center Nick Mangold has a sister who is competing in the London Olympics this summer. Holley Mangold has qualified for the Olympics in weightlifting.
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Entertaining, Inspiring Memoir Arrives For Graduation Season
MarketWatch (press release)
NEW YORK, May 30, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- In his anecdotal autobiography My Top 40 at 40: Making the First Half Count, A Modern Man's Story Collection ( www.MyTop40at40.com , XK Productions, May 2012), Kari Loya celebrates his fortieth birthday ...
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Savage appeals Olympic rowing axing
Sky News Australia
Savage appeals Olympic rowing axing Updated: 18:25, Wednesday May 30,2012 Olympic sculler Pippa Savage's dramatic dumping from Australia's rowing team after a training flare-up has reopened old wounds. Eight years after Sally Robbins lay down and ...
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London organizers promising a tasty Games
Victoria Times Colonist
By Martyn Herman, Reuters May 30, 2012 8:11 AM While there was no mention of jellied eels, a Cockney tradition, more than 800 spectator concessions will feature 150 different dishes showcasing the best of traditional British cuisine and the country's ...
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Sports that should be in the Olympics
Edmonton Sun
Athletes from around the world will compete in 26 sports at the London 2012Summer Olympics. Sports must meet several requirements and must also receive a majority vote by The International Olympic Committee (IOC). Here's a look at sports that should ...
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14 million meals to be served at London Olympics « Artesia News
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Two people sit by a window overlooking the London 2012 Olympic Park as work continues to make it ready for the opening ceremony and the competing athletes in London,Tuesday, May 29, 2012. With just 59 day to go to the beginning of the ...
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INDONESIA OPEN Preview – First round impressions
By Serla Rusli
May 302012 Posted in: News · taufik-hidayat-20-ina-yl-indonesiaopen2010. Even with Lin Dan deciding to give this tournament a miss and Lee Chong Wei still recovering from the ankle injury that he sustained at last week's Thomas Cup, the 2012 Djarum Indonesia Open Superseries ... As the last Superseries Premier tournament before the Olympics, the Djarum Indonesia Open welcomes the best stars in badminton for a sneak preview of how the battle in London may well turn out.
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AP Top Sports News At 12:13 p.m. EDT | Washington Examiner
By The Associated Press
Wed, 2012-05-30 13:27. Indians' Hafner needs knee surgery, out 4-6 weeks Federer gets record 234th Grand Slam match win Parker leads Spurs to 2-0 series lead Phillies ace Halladay out for 6 to 8 weeks Djokovic, Azarenka reach 3rd ...
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NBC will stream Olympics content - JEM499
By Benjamin J. Bates
Wednesday, May 302012 ... NBC has announced that in addition to its broadcast and cable channel coverage of this summer's London Olympics, that it will stream all Olympic medal ceremonies and more than 3500 hours of event coverage. ... this can be very good news - they may be able to focus on the actual sporting events in toto, rather than suffering through the distraction of the human interest stories that NBC likes to pack into their primetime broadcast network coverage.
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Nick Mangold turns down opportunity to watch his sister at the London
By Steve DelVecchio
All Sports Rumors & News > · Mobile Blog Reader - powered by Notice Orange. Nick Mangold turns down opportunity to watch his sister at theLondon Olympics. By Steve DelVecchio May 302012 - Posted in Football, Olympics ...
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Uganda Free to Participate in London Olympics | Uganda Picks
By suzank
News In Uganda, Uganda News.Current Breaking Storiess in Kampala,. Business · Education. Features & Commentary · Health · Life ... Published:May 302012. By Our Reporter. The dispute that threatened Uganda's participation at the London Games has been resolved.The fear was due to the wrangles at the Uganda Olympic Committee where Roger Ddungu was a president. Roger Ddungu was ousted at a meeting held on 19th May 2012. Ddungu was accused of misconduct.
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A Heroes Welcome for Serbia - Volleywood
By Ace
May 302012 10:34 am; Ace; 0 Comments. Awwwww how sweet! Despite missing the Olympic Qualification Tournament due to injuries, Jelena Nikolic, Molnar, Ivana Djerisilo and Malagurski took time to welcome their teammates at Belgrade ...
Volleywood
Amadeus Olympics data reveals visitor surge from the BRIC - Tnooz
By Linda Fox
With the London 2012 Olympics just 50 days away, Amadeus has taken a snapshot of bookings for flights, arriving around the games, made by May 12.... visitor surge from the BRIC countries. May 302012 By Linda Fox Leave a Comment ...
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London Olympics To Serve 14 Million Meals
By The Huffington Post News Editors
LONDON -- From the British staple of fish and chips to African barbecues, athletes and fans won't go hungry at the London Olympics. Organizers announced plans Wednesday to serve 14 million meals during the games, calling it "the largest ...
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European Commission: UK Deficit To Fall Slowly Due Weak Growth ...
By Market News International
By Market News International || May 302012 at 11:10 GMT. || 0 comments || Add comment. LONDON (MNI) – The UK is delivering on its planned program of fiscal consolidation, but the deficit is now projected to fall more slowly than previously ...
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Olympics-London 2012 won't be a "Queuing Games", says minister
LONDON, May 30 (Reuters) - The London Olympics will notbecome known as the Queuing Games with extra staff andtechnology being employed to keep...
www.reuters.com/.../britain-olympics-security-idUSL5E8GUH...
Olympics-London organisers promising a tasty Games
LONDON, May 30 (Reuters) - Toasted tea cakes dripping inYorkshire butter for ... a glass of London 2012 red wine for lunch - spectators at this year'sOlympics will not be ... Thomson Reuters is the world's largest international multimedia news ...
www.reuters.com/.../olympic-london-food-idUSL4E8GU4SH...
Olympics-Indonesian badminton flop raises concern as London looms
May 30 (Reuters) - Stinging criticism from several leadingcurrent and former Indonesian badminton ... Wed May 30, 2012 4:33am EDT ... the sport in the country has left officials on the back foot ahead of this year's London Olympics. ... Thomson Reuters is the world's largest international multimedianews agency, providing ...
www.reuters.com/.../oly-badm-indonesia-idUSL4E8GU35120...
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(philstar.com) Updated May 30, 2012 08:18 PM 0 · View comments ... and chips to African barbecues, athletes and fans won't go hungry at the London Olympics.
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London Olympics organizers announce British food for games | Eat ...
London Olympics organizers announce British food for games. 0. Martyn Herman , Reuters. First posted: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 11:25 AM EDT | Updated: ...
www.torontosun.com/.../london-olympics-organizers-announc...
Uganda Free to Participate in London Olympics | Uganda Picks
News In Uganda, Uganda News. ... Published: May 30, 2012 ... The 2012Olympic Games will take place in London, England, United Kingdom, from 27 July to ...
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14 million meals to be served at London Olympics - News ...
LONDON (AP) — From the British staple of fish and chips to African ... 14 million meals to be served at London Olympics 1:11 PM ... Wednesday, May 30, 2012 ...
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Crosby gymnast Daniel Purvis puts London Olympic glory before ...
Crosby gymnast Daniel Purvis puts London Olympic glory before chip shop ( VIDEO). by David Prentice, Liverpool Echo; May 30 2012. Crosby gymnast Daniel ...
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