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Local news for Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

15 hrs ago | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

Vectoring goes live in 20 Telekom exchanges

Telekom Deutschland has launched commercial VDSL2 Vectoring services in 20 local exchanges, Telecom Handel reports, offering speeds of up to 100Mbps/40Mbps to more than 200,000 potential subscribers in Hilden, Erkelenz, Wegberg, Wegberg-Rottgen, Gronau-Westfalen, Gronau-Epe, Hennigsdorf, Velten, Zittau, Prenzlau, Gifhorn, Lohne, Hofheim-Wallau, ... (more)

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

The Star Online

Herd mentality: - Sheepdog mystery' solved at last

Shepherd Michael Krumme and his Australian Working Kelpie 'Letnetti Max' herd a flock of sheep as part of North Rhine-Westphalia sheep days at the Haus Duesse Agriculture Centre in Bad Sassendorf, Germany, on Aug 21, 2014.

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The Windsor Star

What it will take to win the little Ford engine that could be built in Windsor

Under the hood of the Ford Fiesta SE is a 1.6L, 4-cylinder engine producing 120 horsepower and 112 lb-ft of torque When will Ford make an announcement on possible investment in Windsor? Stephanie Brinley, senior analyst at IHS Automotive, said the engines that could be destined for Windsor are currently in production.

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Eclectica

Bergheim haut Rhin

There are many half timbered houses in Germany. Not in the cities. They were burned in the WW2 air raids, but in small towns and villages.

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Brooklynvegan

Biblical opening Death From Above 1979 tour

Toronto heavy psych outfit Biblical have been added as support to the previously discussed Death From Above 1979 tour .

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TrustedReviews

Photokina 2014: What to expect from this year's show

Photokina 2014 takes place from September 16th to the 21st, when it will bring together the biggest names in photographic equipment to Cologne, Germany for a celebration of all things clicky and snappy.

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The Wichita Eagle

Germanwings pilots to go on strike Friday

German airline pilots said they will go on strike after negotiations between the country's biggest airline Lufthansa and the union representing pilots collapsed Thursday over a long-running dispute regarding wages and early retirement benefits.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

GlobeNewswire

Dgap-News: KHD Humboldt Wedag International Ag: KHD Ebit close to breakeven in the first half

News: KHD Humboldt Wedag International AG / Key word : Half Year Results KHD Humboldt Wedag International AG: KHD EBIT close to breakeven in the first half 28.08.2014 / 08:00 --------------------------------------------------------------------- KHD EBIT close to breakeven in the first half - Low order intake due to poor market conditions - Revenues ... (more)

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Chicago Jewish Community

ADL reports 'dramatic surge' in anti-Jewish violence

When a Turkish owner of a cafe near the Belgian city of Liege puts up a poster that welcomes dogs but not Jews, that's a sign of the times.

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Gizmag

Off-grid Jero yurt assembles in a few hours, can be towed by bike

Ancient nomadic people knew a thing or two about living off-grid, so it makes sense that Scottish company Trakke drew on the traditional Central Asian yurt for inspiration when designing a modern shelter.

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GlobeNewswire

DGAP-PVR: LEG Immobilien AG: Release according to Article 26, Section ...

LEG Immobilien AG 27.08.2014 13:40 Dissemination of a Voting Rights Announcement, transmitted by DGAP - a service of EQS Group AG.

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Silicon Alley Insider

Uber Eyes Aggressive Expansion In Germany Despite Bans

U.S. car service Uber is planning an aggressive expansion in Germany despite a backlash from cities like Berlin and Hamburg, which have questioned its right to operate in highly regulated markets dominated by traditional taxis.

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Clarksville Online

NASA says Rosetta Mission has selected Comet Landing Sites for Philae Lander

The European Space Agency's Rosetta mission has chosen five candidate landing sites on comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko for its Philae lander.

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Goal.com

Bayern warn Monchengladbach to lower Kurt asking price or lose him for free

The Bundesliga champions are ready to wait a year to land their man if Gladbach don't lower their demands Bayern Munich chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge has told Borussia Monchengladbach to accept their offer for Sinan Kurt or risk losing the promising youngster on a free transfer in the summer of 2015.

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Metro

Gladbach star Kramer pulls off most incredible nutmeg of all time

Most people hadn't heard of Christoph Kramer before the World Cup, but the young midfielder impressed for eventual winners Germany - even starting in the final.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

PR-inside.com

HSBC Trinkaus & Burkhardt AG (TUB) - Financial and Strategic SWOT...

The company operates through Corporate Client, Private Banking, and Institutional Client sectors.

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Boxing Scene

Photos: Marco Huck, Mirko Larghetti Go Face To Face

The World Boxing Organization , by president Francisco 'Paco' Valcarcel, announced today the referee and judges who will work this Saturday, August 30, in the 13th title defense of the cruiserweight champion Marco Huck against Mirko Larghetti, to be held at the Gerry Weber Stadium in Halle, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany, in a Sauerland Event ... (more)

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Neatorama

Exploding Toads: The Storied Remains

Figure 1. The exploding toad news traveled worldwide. Here is a portion of a report on the Taipei Times web site.

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India Auto News

KTM 1290 Super Adventure unveiled

INTERMOT show in Cologne, Germany to be held on 30th September 2014, will see the new KTM 1290 Super Adventure in attendance.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

RedState

European anti-Semitism: it is the new black

ISIS has nothing to do with Islam. It's a preconceived plan by Zionists who want to deliberately blacken Islam's name.

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