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Europe must end Ukraine war, warns Donald Tusk

THE outbreak of the Second World War 75 years ago shows why Europe must put an end to the war in Ukraine now, Poland's prime minister said yesterday.

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Related Topix: Donald Tusk, World News, Germany

Sun Aug 31, 2014

The Times of Israel

Berlin to open memorial to Nazis' disabled victims

Benjamin Traub, a sad-eyed German boy born in 1914, was considered a bright child by his parents and called gifted by his teachers.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Germany,

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Navy Times

More charges in sailor's death in Germany

A soldier will stand trial Oct. 14 on charges he made a false official statement and helped conceal a crime in the December death of Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Dmitry Chepusov in Kaiserslautern, Germany.

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Related Topix: World News, Germany

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Stuff.co.nz

Why I kept my Down Syndrome baby

PETER'S KAROTYPE: The arrow in the karyotype points out that Petey's cells have three, rather than the usual two, copies of chromosome number 21. My Oma was born in a little village near the town of Hadamar.

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Related Topix: World News, Germany

Stars and Stripes

German general becomes first non-Us Usareur chief of staff

German Brig. Gen. Markus Laubenthal, U.S. Army Europe's new chief of staff, speaks to members of the media after being formally welcomed as the command's first non-American chief of staff.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Army, Fort Hood, World News, Germany, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)

The Times

klahoma Educators Hall of Fame inducts Apalachicola-born educator

On Aug. 1, Betty Jean Croom Wright was inducted into the Oklahoma Educators Hall of Fame, at the Quail Creek Golf Club in Oklahoma City.

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Related Topix: Oklahoma, Oklahoma City, OK, World News, Germany

Business Journal

Corgenix finds buyer for $16 million

Corgenix, which trades as CONX.OB, announced Thursday it has a definitive merger agreement in place to be acquired by Orgentec Diagnostika of Mainz, Germany.

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GlobeNewswire

DGAP-PVR: Aareal Bank AG: Release according to Article 26, Section 1...

Aareal Bank AG 28.08.2014 12:00 Dissemination of a Voting Rights Announcement, transmitted by DGAP - a service of EQS Group AG.

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Related Topix: Essex County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Greater London County, England, Germany

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Stars and Stripes

Air Force deployments to Poland set to continue

Two C-130s and about 75 airmen from Ramstein Air Base, Germany, wrapped up a 60-day deployment to Poland this week in support of Operation Atlantic Resolve.

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Related Topix: US Military, Ramstein Air Base, US Air Force, US Army, Aviano Air Base, US News, World News, Germany, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)

Tue Aug 26, 2014

GlobeNewswire

DGAP-PVR: CompuGroup Medical AG: Release according to Article 26,...

CompuGroup Medical AG 26.08.2014 11:21 Dissemination of a Voting Rights Announcement, transmitted by DGAP - a service of EQS Group AG.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Stars and Stripes

DODDS students greet new school year with jitters and yawns

Gabriel Christensen, left, and Aubrey-Janae Fleming, third-graders at Vogelweh Elementary School in Kaiserslautern, Germany, work on their first assignment of the new school year: drawing a self-portrait.

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Related Topix: World News, Germany, Family, Kids, Education Etc.,

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Yahoo!

River cruising guide: East Europe gems sparkle on water

Danube River cruises between Amsterdam and Budapest are a terrific way to experience the span of Europe and in essence to explore two great rivers, for the western third of the itinerary is along the Rhine, which has been connected via the Main-Danube Canal since 1992.

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Related Topix: Travel, Budapest, Hungary Travel, Europe Travel, Hungary Travel, World News, Germany, Germany Travel, Frankfurt, Germany Travel,

Paddock Talk

Volkswagen Still Leads, Amidst More Drama - Latvala On 'Planet JML'

There's no place like home - Jari-Matti Latvala/Miikka Anttila have opened up a commanding lead for Volkswagen on day two of the Rally Germany.

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Related Topix: Milestone S.r.l, WRC, Video Games, Deep Silver, World News, Germany

Diss Today

Diss and District in World War One - "The Great Offensive"

T he New Year's Honours List published in January contained the notice relating to the award of the Meritorious Service Medal to Quarter Master Sergeant A I Woods, of the South Wales Borderers, from Diss.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

The United States Army

Ansbach members learn resilience techniques by 'hunting for good stuff'

A friend tells you of his daughter's wedding engagement. You reply in one of four ways: You insert a few positive words as you nod inattentively, you use his daughter's wedding as an opportunity to talk of your nuptials a year ago, you enumerate the flaws of his daughter's fiance, or you listen to him with authentic interest and encourage him with ... (more)

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Related Topix: Wedding, World News, Germany

BroadwayWorld.com

Marvin Kernelle Named New Chorus Master of Cape Town Opera

This week Cape Town Opera announced the appointment of Marvin Kernelle as the new Cape Town Opera Chorus Master.

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Related Topix: Arts, Opera, World News, Germany

Lowell Sun

Peter Lucas: Obama's general call to arms for U.S. troops in Europe

He would have been the perfect guy to become chief of staff of the U.S. Army in Europe, a force of about 40,000 men.

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Related Topix: US Military, US News, US Army, Europe, World News, Germany, Angela Merkel

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Stars and Stripes

Wing leaders lift alcohol ban in dormitories on Ramstein

Base leaders announced in a series of town hall meetings Wednesday that they were lifting a 17-month ban on alcohol possession and consumption in and around the dormitories.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, World News, Germany

Hispanic Business

DGAP-News: IFM Immobilien AG: IFM Concludes Q1 with Negative Results...

Aside from the decrease in rent revenues and in earnings from market valuations of investment properties, the decline in operating profit is essentially explained - in analogy to the first quarter - by the subsequent costs of fireproofing the "Zeilgalerie" property in ).

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EurActiv.com

Juncker's Commission looking politically conservative, gender imbalanced

With one week left before deadline and only four Commissioner nominees waiting to be revealed for the next term, Jean-Claude Juncker's Commission looks to become ever more politically one-sided and gender unbalanced.

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Related Topix: World News, Germany

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