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19 hrs ago | Daily Mail

Unsung WWII hero William Sebold helped end Nazi spy ring

Revealed: The unsung heroics of the New Yorker who helped bring down one of the BIGGEST spy rings in American history and helped defeat the Nazis in WWII 'Double Agent', written by Peter Duffy, explores the cooperation of the FBI with William Sebold in bringing down the Duquesne Spy Ring In 1940, a naturalized American citizen of German birth set ... (more)

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

TV Technology

Riedel Supports Glasgow Commonwealth Games

WUPPERTAL, GERMANY Riedel Communications will supply all radio communications equipment and services for the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games, running from July 23 to Aug. 3 in Glasgow, Scotland.

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Goal.com

PSV sign De Jong from Borussia Monchengladbach

The 23-year-old, who scored eight goals in two years in Germany, has joined the Eredivisie outfit for a reported a 5.5 million The forward spent the second half of last season in the Premier League, on loan at Newcastle United, but failed to score once during a disappointing four-month spell at St. James' Park.

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Goal.com

PSV sign De Jong from Borussia Monchengladbach

The 23-year-old, who scored eight goals in two years in Germany and struggled on loan at Newcastle last season, has joined the Eredivisie outfit for a reported a 5.5 million [4.3m] The forward spent the second half of last season in the Premier League, on loan at Newcastle United, but failed to score once during a disappointing four-month spell at ... (more)

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All About Jazz

Jeff Beck in Cologne

Jeff Beck Group E-Werk Cologne, Germany May 29, 2014 Sometimes a man's reputation proceeds him.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Catholic World News

Young German cardinal named to head historic Cologne archdiocese

In an unusual transfer of a ranking prelate from one major metropolitan archdiocese to another, Pope Francis has named the current Archbishop of Berlin to become Archbishop of Cologne, Germany.

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Cycling News

Report: 2016 Giro d'Italia to start in Apeldoorn

The Giro d'Italia 2016 "is almost certainly" starting in Apeldoorn, Netherlands, according to a report Friday morning in a Dutch newspaper.

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Gamasutra

Warframe presents TennoLive 2014: Gamescom

Warframe, Digital Extremes' space ninja game for PC, PS4 is taking on Gamescom in an entirely new way this year with TennoLive 2014: Gamescom our first Live Audience Devstream! On August 15 in Cologne Germany, the Warframe Development Team will join hundreds of dedicated Tenno for a huge Warframe content reveal and an evening of fun all streamed ... (more)

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

BioSpace

Microbix Biosystems Inc. Sues Novartis AG For Infringement Of Its VIRUSMAX?? Patent In Europe

Microbix Biosystems Inc. Sues Novartis AG For Infringement Of Its VIRUSMAXA Patent In Europe TORONTO , July 10, 2014 /CNW/ - Microbix Biosystems Inc. , an innovator of biological products and technologies, announced today it has commenced a new patent litigation in the Court of Dusseldorf, Germany against Novartis Vaccines and Diagnostics, alleging ... (more)

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Gamasutra

GDC Europe 2014 adds new speakers and a new talk on Below

In the wake of our announcement that Telltale Games and Oculus VR will be presenting talks at GDC Europe 2014, we're excited to reveal two more notable updates for the major European game conference , which is being held in Germany this August.

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Related Topix: World News, Germany, Ubisoft, Assassin's Creed , Video Games, Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Daily Chronicle

NIU mena s soccer adds six more to incoming class

DeKALB – Northern Illinois University men's soccer head coach Eric Luzzi announced Wednesday the addition of six student-athletes to the Huskie soccer program for the upcoming 2014 season.

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BioSpace

Aesica Concentrates Investment In Lucrative German Formulations Business

Zwickau site introduces roller compaction unit for dry granulation production 9 July 2014: Aesica Pharmaceuticals, the global pharmaceutical contract development and manufacturing organisation , is adding additional services in its oral solids capability including a new roller compaction unit for dry granulation production in Zwickau, Germany after ... (more)

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University City Review

How novelist James Michener destroyed West Manayunk

My father's family, originally from Dusseldorf, Germany, settled in Manayunk before the Civil War, so I grew up hearing about this town of hills.

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Stanford

art historian uncovers commodity culture in Mondrian's legacy

A 2010 exhibit at the Museum of Applied Art in Cologne, Germany, explored artist Piet Mondrian's influence on popular culture.

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Anna.aero

Pegasus Airlines picks Hamburg as its next destination from Sabiha Gokcen

On the apron to celebrate with the inaugural flight's crew on the new Pegasus Airlines service from Istanbul Sabiha GA kA en was Hamburg Airport's Traffic Development Manager, Robert Piltz.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Deutsche Welle

German nuclear fuel to USA?

Germany authorities are contemplating the return of nuclear fuel kept in 152 containers to the United States.

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WebWire

Scam Survivors to Present to the Dating Industry their findings on...

It takes place the day before the DMEXCO event. Several executives from Scam Survivors will discuss methodologies used by dating scammers and fraudsters, to enlighten CEOs on their tactics and suggest ways to prevent future scamming activity.

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Gamasutra

GDC Europe State of the Industry: PC and mobile reign, crowdfunding heats up

Industry watchers, take note: the organizers of the Game Developers Conference Europe have released the results of the second annual European State of the Industry Survey, which reveals trends around regional development hubs, tax incentives and platform preferences, in advance of the August conference.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Switched

Here's The Anatomical Secret That Lets Giraffes' Spindly Legs Support All That Weight

The average giraffe weighs a ton -- literally. How do giraffes' spindly legs stand up to that immense weight without buckling? Researchers at the Royal Veterinary College in London may have found the answer.

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Gaming Nexus

Woolfe: The Red Hood Diaries stars a very pissed-off Little Red Riding Hood

As with all fairy tales, Little Red Riding Hood's story is about to take another dark, self-destructive turn in Woolfe: The Red Hood Diaries .

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