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Popular "Over 50 Fair" Scheduled for September 28th at Melville Marriott

September 2nd, 2014 - This is the fifth year for the Over 50 Fair celebrating "60 is the new 50." According to Fair Director Barbara Kaplan, "Because Americans are living longer, they should seek to live life to its fullest.

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Related Topix: Education

Sat Aug 30, 2014

In-depth Africa

Today In History, August 30

Saturday August 30, 2014 the 240th day and 34th week of 2014, there are 126 days and 18 weeks left in the year.

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Related Topix: Education

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Canada.com

this Week in History: 1918 - Assassin's bullets flew in Moscow and Victoria

Hundreds of women, some camping out overnight, stormed into the Vancouver Trade and Convention Centre for the annual retail blowout August, 28, 2014.

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Related Topix: Canada, Education

The Citizens' Voice

Open for business: Bob's Discount Furniture opens local store

Bob's Discount Furniture opened its 53rd store Thursday in Wilkes-Barre Township Commons in a building next to Target that formerly housed Circuit City.

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Related Topix: Wilkes-Barre Township, PA, Nanticoke, PA, Education, King of Prussia, PA, Wilkes-Barre, PA

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Kaplan: Don't bomb the Islamic State in Syria

WASHINGTON a Let's hope that President Barack Obama does not bomb ISIS inside Syria - unless, maybe, the airstrikes are coordinated with some other country's troops on the ground.

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Related Topix: Education, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Iraq, World News, Middle East, Opinion

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Miami Today

Book publishers tell South Florida stories

South Florida produces more than enough happenings to keep a book publisher busy for years.

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Related Topix: Random House, Publishing, Media, Simon & Schuster, Education

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Voice of America

US Seeks Life in Prison for bin Laden Son-in-law Abu Ghaith

In this courtroom sketch, from left, Suleiman Abu Ghaith stands next to his attorney, Stanley Cohen, as courtroom deputy Andrew Mohan, reads the verdict and Judge Lewis Kaplan, right, listens, March 26, 2014 at federal court in New York.

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Related Topix: Prison, Education, Osama bin Laden, Terrorism

Art Daily

P rez Art Museum Miami announces Jeff Krinsky as Board of Trustees President

Perez Art Museum Miami has named Jeff Krinsky president of its board of trustees, and has appointed seven new trustees to the board as well as a new docent president.

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Related Topix: Miami, FL, Education, Columbia University, Tufts University, University of Miami

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Forward

The Beatles Take New York

Mama's Boy: Benny Leonard , Jewish son and unbeaten lightweight champion of the world, announced his retirement from boxing over the heartache the fighting caused his mother.

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Related Topix: Ringo Starr, Pop/Rock, Education, Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Times Herald

Retire? Not these hardworking seniors

Call it a generational work ethic, of being instilled at a young age with the true meaning of labor, and the value of putting one's nose to the grindstone in order to get ahead.

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Related Topix: Mamaroneck, NY, Education, Apiculture, Science, White Plains, NY

Salt Lake Tribune

Commentary: Kaplan: Obama must work with the bad t...

WASHINGTON a With his speech on Wednesday condemning the Islamic State in newly stark, determined language, President Barack Obama now needs to step up his military campaign in equally dramatic fashion.

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Related Topix: Education, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Iraq, World News, Middle East, Opinion

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Miami New Times

Miami Book Fair International Brings National Book Award Winners, Finalists to Miami

What do these authors have in common? For one, they're all National Book Award winners.

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Related Topix: Education

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Law.com

Judge Kaplan Blasts Plaintiffs in Irish Bank Case

Judges, understandably, don't like to reverse their own opinions, so motions for reconsideration are always a long shot.

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Related Topix: Education, New York

Sat Aug 16, 2014

The Vermont Standard

Opera North's Final 'Street Scene' Performance

Kurt Weill's Street Scene continues Opera North's Young Artist Performance Series, presenting American operas with exceptional national talent.

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Related Topix: Classical, Kurt Weill, Education

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Business Journal

Dear China: Please invest in Washington business

Sam Kaplan, president of the Trade Development Alliance of Greater Seattle, wants to help Washington to catch up to California in attracting Chinese investment.

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Related Topix: Washington, Education, Snohomish, WA

The Nation

How Much Money Could These Two Iran Hawks Make From Unrest in the Middle East?

On Monday, I published an article detailing how billionaire gold and silver investor Thomas Kaplan and former UN Ambassador Mark Wallace may have promoted their own business interests through work undertaken by United Against Nuclear Iran , a group that is headed up by Wallace and that shares employees with companies controlled by Thomas Kaplan.

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Related Topix: Education

Thu Aug 14, 2014

The Economist

Language: You never listen to a word I say

A CONVERSATION in which neither party is listening to the other was dubbed a "duologue" by Abraham Kaplan, a philosopher who died in 1993.

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Related Topix: Education, Yeshiva University, New Haven, CT

BroadwayWorld.com

The Miller Theatre Opens Its 2014 - 2015 Season with HEART & BREATH, 9/18

Miller opens its fall season with a captivating new production. Sparking a music dialogue across centuries, Heart & Breath deftly combines modern arrangements of music by Gesualdo and Monteverdi with contemporary works that blend music, dance, and theater, including composer Amy Beth Kirsten 's "wildly imaginative" Colombine's Paradise Theatre .

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Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Dance, Education, University of Richmond, Symphony, SUNY College at Purchase

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Times-Standard

City races setting up for November ballot

The extension period to file city council papers closed Wednesday, and the list of qualified candidates is set for the November election.

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Related Topix: Education

Switched

Federal Court Refuses To Delay Virginia Gay Marriage Ruling

A federal appeals court has denied a request to delay its ruling striking down Virginia's same-sex marriage ban.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, US News, Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals, US Supreme Court, Transgender, Education

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