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Japan PM Abe to reshuffle cabinet in early September

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said he plans to revamp his cabinet in early September for the first time since taking office, on the back of falling approval ratings.


Related Topix: Democratic Party (Japan), Chile, World News

Thu Jul 31, 2014


Download: Cvsper "Fairies"

Cvsper is a 21-year-old producer from Santiago, Chile who has begun to build a catalog of original productions over the past two years.


Related Topix: Chile, World News

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Meet Uzi Farooq, captain of the Detroit soccer squad bound for Homeless World Cup competition in NYC

Team captain, Uzi Farooq, poses for a photo at a press conference on Tuesday, July 29 at the NSO Bell building gymnasium.


Related Topix: Chile, World News

Meet Shane Hardmon, member of the Detroit soccer squad bound for...

Shane Hardemon, player for Team Resilience poses for a photo at a press conference on Tuesday, July 29 at the NSO Bell building gymnasium.


Related Topix: Chile, World News

Mon Jul 28, 2014


How sweet it is

A family of six nucleotide sugar transporters never before described have been characterized in Arabidopsis , a model plant for research in advanced biofuels.


Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine, Department of Energy, Chile, World News,

Fri Jul 25, 2014


Program helps English learners catch up

The halls of John Jacob Astor Elementary School overflow with tiny chairs, desks, tables and other classroom furniture.


Related Topix: Tillamook, OR, Astoria, OR, Chile, World News, Education Etc.

Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Independent

Video: Dog resuscitated after being rescued from fire in Chile

Neela Debnath is a member of the Independent's Online editorial team. She has an MA in Journalism from Brunel University.


Related Topix: Fire, Journalism, Chile, World News,

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Chilean Firefighters Revive Dog After It Succumbs to Smoke in Fire

Firefighters battling an apartment blaze in Santiago, Chile Monday left no man or dog behind.


Related Topix: Fire, Chile, World News

Mon Jul 21, 2014


In Pictures, Worldwide Protests Against Israeli Military Action in Gaza

Pro-Palestinian demonstrators marched through the streets of Paris over the weekend to rally against Israel's invasion of Gaza, defying a ban on pro-Palestinian protests.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Francois Hollande, US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, Chile, France,

Thu Jul 17, 2014

WXPN-FM Philadelphia

Listen to Ben Falandays' Basic Instructions Before Leaving Earth

Folk artist Ben Falandays sounds like a pro, which is pretty incredible given the fact that he's very young.


Related Topix: Philadelphia, PA, Chile, World News,

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Birder's World

Photo of the week winner: Austral Pygmy-Owl

Congratulations to Walter Baliero of Santiago, Chile. He won our Photo of the Week Contest for May and June with his picture of an Austral Pygmy-Owl.


Related Topix: Chile, World News

Tue Jul 15, 2014

St. Petersburg Times

Buckhorn, Kriseman leading trade mission to Chile

St. Petersburg Mayor Rick Kriseman and Tampa Mayor Bob Buckhorn will be among the local elected officials leading a trade mission to Santiago, Chile, later this year.


Related Topix: Tampa, FL, Chile, World News, Pinellas County, FL, Hillsborough County, FL, Agriculture, Science

National Public Radio

A Sax Trio Taps Tradition While Thriving In The Present

Melissa Aldana, who became the first female instrumentalist and first South American musician to win the Thelonious Monk International Jazz Saxophone Competition last fall, is not the average talent-contest winner.


Related Topix: Thelonious Monk, Jazz, Don Byas, Chile, World News,

Architect Online

Kenneth Frampton Announces Seven Finalists for Mies Crown Hall Americas Prize

Kenneth Frampton, president of the jury for the inaugural Mies Crown Hall Americas Prize , named seven finalists for the award at an event in Santiago, Chile last week.


Related Topix: Chile, World News, Rice University

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

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Related Topix: Chile, World News,

Business Wire

Hyatt Place Santiago/Vitacura Opens in Chile

The opening marks the second Hyatt-branded hotel in Santiago and introduces the Hyatt Place brand to Chile and the South American continent.


Related Topix: South America, Chile, World News, Costa Rica, Central America, Central America Travel, Travel, Panama Travel, Dining, Life, Food

Sun Jul 13, 2014

Twin Cities Daily Planet

Everything clicked: 2014 Twin Cities Jazz Festival review

"I'm glad we didn't go to the park. We're stuck in here together," Dianne Reeves said at the end of her scorching hot set inside the Amsterdam Bar and Hall on Saturday night, June 28, to close the 16th annual Twin Cities Jazz Festival in St.Paul.


Related Topix: Jazz, Dianne Reeves, Chile, World News

Fri Jul 11, 2014

The Charlotte Observer

Virtual Neruda walks streets of Chile's capital

This Feb. 14, 1952 file photo shows Chilean poet Pablo Neruda in Capri, Italy. Forty years after his death, Pablo Neruda once again was writing and reciting love poems and he walked through Santiago's streets to the admiring gazes of Chileans - virtually, that is.


Related Topix: South America, Chile, World News,

Mysterious 'Toynbee tiles' dot the streets of Cleveland, other major cities

Crossing West Third Street where it meets West Prospect Avenue near Tower City, passersby might miss a cryptic, vaguely ominous message embedded in the asphalt.


Related Topix: Cleveland, OH, Chile, World News,

Wed Jul 09, 2014

ENR-Engineering News-Record

Record-Size Swimming Pools Come to the U.S. for the First Time

The manufacturer of the world's largest artificial swimming pools, Santiago, Chile-based Crystal Lagoons, has announced plans to build its massive recreational lagoons in the United States.


Related Topix: Chile, World News, Tampa, FL, World Records,