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Source: International Business Times

Turbaco :: Colombia | updated 2012-06-18 15:42:59 -0700 | political-news

Silvio Carrasquilla, an Afro-Colombian and former mayor of the northern town of Turbaco, has converted his home into the "White House" with the hope of inviting Obama when he attends a summit in nearby Cartagena this weekend...This diehard fan also...
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Source: KTUV

Santa Clara :: Cuba | updated 2012-06-13 03:16:15 -0700 | sports-news

The search for missing teenager Sierra LaMar went underwater after sonar detected areas of concern earlier this week. Thursday's underwater search of the Chesbro Reservoir was slow and methodical as divers from the Santa Clara Sheriff's Office were tethered to...
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Breaking News: Is hydropower an appropriate solution to Brazil's development issues?
Posted by: ElectricalEfficiencyMag

São Paulo :: Brazil | updated 2012-04-19 07:23:22 -0700 | technology-news

In early 2012, thanks to social networks, people around the world could witness the controversy ignited by the construction of the Belo Monte dam, in the state of Para in Brazil. The project will eventually lead to displacing over 25,000...
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Source: BBC

Panama City :: Panama | updated 2012-06-10 13:46:27 -0700 | health-news

But a fungus dubbed "the amphibian smallpox" is making many species extinct...It's the middle of the night in the rainforests of central Panama. Biologist Brian Gratwicke slogs through a stream with a group of researchers looking for little green blobs...
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Source: Taiwan News

Kingston :: Jamaica | updated 2012-06-09 07:27:49 -0700 | political-news

A Florida charity has bought freedom for 30 prisoners in Jamaica this Easter. The Coconut Creek-based Food for the Poor charity has paid outstanding fines to free inmates left in Jamaican lockups for months because they could not afford to...
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Source: NewKerala

Bridgetown :: Barbados | updated 2012-07-04 15:53:39 -0700 | sports-news

Edwards struck an entertaining 61 while Brathwaite carved out a painstaking 57 as they helped propel West Indies to 179 for three, an hour after tea at Kensington Oval. However, steady drizzles swept across the ground and persisted until the...
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Source: USA Today

Newark :: NJ :: USA | updated 2012-06-07 06:29:38 -0700 | sports-news

Updated Summary President Obama says Mitt Romney has embraced a budget that could throw hundreds of thousands of children out of Head Start classrooms, eliminate air traffic control services in some places, and "ultimately end Medicare as we know it."...
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Source: The Independent

Havana :: Cuba | updated 2012-06-07 06:28:55 -0700 | political-news

News in pictures On Facebook From the blogs As a student from a middling state school approaching the end of my time in higher education, I thin... The election of George Galloway as the new MP for Bradford West is...
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Source: United Press International

São Paulo :: Brazil | updated 2012-06-04 12:10:03 -0700 | business-news

Boeing is expanding its worldwide research and technology efforts with the opening of an aerospace technology center in Brazil. Boeing Research and Technology-Brazil will be in Sao Paulo and will collaborate with leading Brazilian researchers and scientists to develop aerospace...
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Source: The Age

Port au Prince :: Haiti | updated 2012-06-03 00:44:04 -0700 | business-news

The Jamaica-based private group says in a Monday news release that it's purchased Voila from its parent company, U.S.-based Trilogy International Partners, for an undisclosed amount. Under the Friday deal, the two companies will continue to run separately.
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Breaking News: There are billions of Earth-like planets in the Milky Way
Posted by: Le Thi Bich Lan

Santiago :: Chile | updated 2012-07-27 16:58:21 -0700 | technology-news

That is the conclusion of the experts in the world, after surveying 102 red dwarfs in the Milky Way. According to new research, there must be billions of planets bearing life around the faint red dwarf stars present in our...
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Source: Voice of America

Caracas :: Venezuela | updated 2012-05-29 04:05:55 -0700 | sports-news

As Hugo Chavez arrived in Cuba for a third round of cancer treatment, his health has become the main factor in his re-election effort.   Michael Shifter is president of the Inter-American Dialogue in Washington. "f we have learned anything...
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Source: Sacramento Bee

Sacramento :: CA :: USA | updated 2012-05-29 04:05:53 -0700 | business-news

Clark Pacific will produce the concrete for the stadium's walls, steps and other elements of the $1.2 billion project. The concrete will be produced at its plants in West Sacramento and Woodland, company officials said. The 48-year-old company has supplied...
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Source: BBC

London :: United Kingdom | updated 2012-05-28 17:58:48 -0700 | entertainment-news

In the hot and desolate lands of Chile's Atacama Desert, seemingly lonely and lost, four huge metallic structures tower over the dusty summit of Cerro Paranal...Antu, Kueyen, Melipal and Yepun - and each encloses a telescope. Together they form the...
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Posted by: Ernan Baldomero

São Paulo :: Brazil | updated 2012-03-28 02:49:58 -0700 | technology-news

A new malware that has been uploaded to the Google Chrome Web Store by hackers is the latest threat that pose problems to internet users especially those who are using Facebook. The malicious Chrome extensions were uploaded to the official...
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