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12 hrs ago | Hotel Interactive

Marriott International Appoints Toni Stoeckl Vice President, Lifestyle Brands

Marriott International, Inc. announced today the appointment of Toni Stoeckl to Vice President of Lifestyle Brands including global responsibility for Renaissance Hotels, AC Hotels by Marriott and Moxy Hotels. Toni previously served as vice president for the Renaissance Hotels brand.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

Door Reminder

The day in photos: Sept. 12, 2014

A woman lights a candle in a sculpture of acrylic shoes and a person representing the victims of 1973 military coup, in front of the National Stadium during a candlelight vigil marking the 41st anniversary of the coup, in Santiago, Chile, Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014.

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Outlook

A woman lights a candle in a sculpture of acrylic shoes and a person...

A firefighter looks at a memorial mural on the outside of firehouse Engine 10 Company 10 adjacent to the World Trade Center in New York. - A woman lights a candle in a sculpture of acrylic shoes and a person representing the victims of 1973 military coup, in front of the National Stadium during a candlelight vigil marking the 41st anniversary of the coup, in Santiago, Chile.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

PR-inside.com

Market Report, "Soquimich Comercial S.A. (SOQUICOM) - Financial and...

The company operates through five business lines: Specialty Plant Nutrition, Iodine and derivatives, Lithium and derivatives, Industrial Chemicals and Potassium. It runs through worldwide distribution and business network in over 100 countries, business allies and Joint Ventures.

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Jetson Green

Awesome Modern Shipping Container Home

Another shipping container home design worth noting is Caterpillar House , which is located in the hills just outside of Santiago, Chile. This home was designed by architect SebastiA n IrarrA zaval from Chile and it was constructed using 12 recycled shipping containers.

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Door Reminder

The day in photos: Sept. 11, 2014

The day in photos: Sept. 11, 2014 The Tribute in Light rises behind the Brooklyn Bridge and buildings adjacent to the World Trade Center complex, Wednesday, Sept.

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Birder's World

Five wonderful photos of birds on the wing and on the prowl

Some photos have a special quality. More than just well composed, more than merely colorful, they make us wish we had been there, alongside the photographer.

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

Northwest Music Scene

Melvin's King Buzzo to revive Supergroup Fantomas for One-Off show in Chile

Experimental supergroup Fantomas have just announced that they'll be getting together for one show in 2014 but unless you live or plan on traveling to South America you are out of luck. Which lucky fans will be privy to Fantomas' only scheduled 2014 performance? The answer is the attendees of Santiago, Chile's first-ever RockOut festival on Dec. 6. The event also boasts Devo, Primus, Thurston Moore Band and many other acts for its coming out party.

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The York Daily Record

Argentina plans Latin America's tallest building

President Cristina Fernandez says the 1,165-foot tower is expected to cost around $300 million and will serve as a center for the entertainment industry, including television and movies studios "Hollywood" style. Architectural plans released Wednesday depict it as being in the shape of Argentina's map while an outdoor stadium for 15,000 people at ground level is shaped like the map of the Falkland Islands.

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CTV

Chile asks for international help in subway bomb case

A police officer directs the curious away from a blast site at a subway station in Santiago, Chile on Monday Sept. 8, 2014.

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The Miami Herald

Chile seeks foreign help in subway bombing case

A police officer directs the curious away from a blast site at a subway station in Santiago, Chile, Monday Sept. 8, 2014.

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Wed Sep 03, 2014

Nanaimo Daily News

Chile charges 3 more people for torture death of folk singer Victor Jara in 1973 ...

This undated file photo released by the Victor Jara Foundation shows Chilean folk singer Victor Jara, who was killed in the opening days of the dictatorship of Gen.

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Brandon Sun

Chile charges 3 more people for torture death of folk singer Victor Jara in 1973 coup

This undated file photo released by the Victor Jara Foundation shows Chilean folk singer Victor Jara, who was killed in the opening days of the dictatorship of Gen.

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Metro

Watch: This bike is unstealable, apparently

It is said that a good thief can beat any lock, but what if the lock is part of the thing you're stealing? Instead of using an external chain to secure the bike, the lower portion of the Yerka bike's frame can be folded outwards in two parts around a pole and then locked by slotting the seat post through the frame.

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Mon Sep 01, 2014

Bizcommunity

World Design Capital 2014 brings New Italian Design exhibition

The New Italian Design, a travelling exhibition, will come to South Africa as part of the World Design Capital 2014 events from 5-25 October 2014 at the Lookout, V&A Waterfront.

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Bjp.rcpsych.org

Psychopathology as the basic science of psychiatry [EDITORIALS]

Giovanni Stanghellini , MD, Dr Phil h.c., Department of Psychological, Humanistic and Territorial Studies, G. d'Annunzio University, Chieti, Italy and Diego Portales University, Santiago, Chile; Matthew R. Broome , MRCPsych, PhD, Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford and Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust, UK Giovanni Stanghellini is ... (more)

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

Reuters

DIARY - Emerging Markets Economic Events to Sept 10

Bled Strategic Forum 2014 in Slovenia . Speakers:- Slovenia Foreign Minister Karl Erjavec, Slovenia President Borut Pahor, China's Former Foreign Minister Li Zhaoxing, Czech Republic First Deputy Foreign Minister Petr Drulak, Slovak Republic Deputy Prime Minister Miroslav Lajcak, Slovenia Defense Minister Roman Jakic, Republic of Macedonia Foreign ... (more)

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Department of Commerce

Welcoming Investment from South America

Not only is South America the birthplace of soccer greats and the location of natural wonders, it is also an important and rapidly growing source of foreign direct investment to the United States.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Chile sailor publicly discloses his homosexuality

Mauricio Ruiz, 24, sailor of the Chilean Navy, right, comes out publicly as gay during a press conference in Santiago, Chile, Wednesday Aug. 27, 2014.

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Patch.com

South Bay Traveler Recommends: Latin Luxury

I love South America and you will find lush natural surroundings punctuated with interesting architecture, vibrant arts, delectable dining and plenty to do.

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