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Wednesday | American Library Association

ALA and German Library Association Sign Agreement

American Library Association President Courtney Young and Barbara Lison, a representative of the German library association Bibliothek & Information Deutschland , signed an agreement on Tuesday, August 19, at the World Library and Information Congress in Lyon, France, establishing a collaboration between the two organizations through 2019.

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Related Topix: Libraries, France, World News, Germany,

Tue Aug 19, 2014

American Library Association

High and Low Tech at World Library and Information Congress 2014 in Lyon, France

Sometimes, low tech trumps high tech. At Tuesday morning's plenary session of IFLA's World Library and Information Congress 2014 in Lyon, French journalist Florence Aubenas talked about her kidnapping and six-month imprisonment in Iraq in 2005 and the time since.

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Related Topix: Libraries, France, World News, Cellphones

American Library Association

World Library and Information Congress 2014 Opens

The theme "Libraries, Citizens, Societies: Confluence for Knowledge" set the stage for the 80th International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions World Library and Information Congress in Lyon, France , August 16-22.

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Related Topix: Libraries, France, World News

EurekAlert!

Evolution of marine crocodilians constrained by ocean temperatures

This is a marine crocodilian, here a dyrosaurid, swimming in the warm surface waters during the end of the Cretaceous period.

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Related Topix: France, World News, Environment, Science, Paleontology

Medical News Today

Increased lung cancer risk associated with previous pulmonary disease

Links between a number of common respiratory diseases and an increased risk of developing lung cancer have been found in a large pooled analysis of seven studies involving more than 25,000 individuals.

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Related Topix: Health, Lung Cancer, France, World News, Medicine, Chronic Bronchitis, Smoking

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Business Wire

Miraishonen Invited Dr. Harb to Its AI Communication Tools Development Team

After receiving PhD in computer science at Ecole Centrale de Lyon, France, Dr. Harb set up his own business named Ghanni, which specializes in recommendation and navigation of multi-media contents.

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Related Topix: Science, Computer Science, France, World News

Sun Aug 17, 2014

DNA India

'Use of cell phones increases cancer risk'

Dr Dariusz Leszczynski, Adjunct Professor, Division of Biochemistry and Biotechnology at the University of Helsinki and a member of a working group of 31 scientists from 14 countries constituted by World Health Organization that classified cellphone radiation as possibly carcinogenic, in conversation with Maitri Porecha, reveals how leading cell ... (more)

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Related Topix: Cellphones, Electronics, Cell Phones, Biochemistry, Finland, World News, Biology, Science, Health, Brain Cancer, France,

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Medical Daily

Lung Cancer Risk Increases For Patients Previously Diagnosed With A Respiratory Disease

Patients who have previously been diagnosed with a chronic respiratory disease, like bronchitis, are at an increased risk for lung cancer, according to a large study analysis conducted by the American Thoracic Society.

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Related Topix: Health, Lung Cancer, France, World News, Medicine, Smoking, Copd

BroadwayWorld.com

Leonard Slatkin Leads la Phil in Tchaikovsky Spectacular at the Hollywood Bowl This Weekend

The Los Angeles Philharmonic's annual tradition at the Hollywood Bowl -Tchaikovsky Spectacular with Fireworks, will take place this weekend, August 15 and 16, at 8 pm.

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Related Topix: Classical, Leonard Slatkin, Symphony, Arts, France, World News

Thu Aug 14, 2014

PhysOrg Weblog

Previous pulmonary disease linked to increased lung cancer risk in large study

Links between a number of common respiratory diseases and an increased risk of developing lung cancer have been found in a large pooled analysis of seven studies involving more than 25,000 individuals.

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Related Topix: Health, Lung Cancer, France, World News, Medicine, Chronic Bronchitis, Smoking

Tooele Transcript Bulletin On-line

Renee Castagno

Renee Castagno has been called to serve as a missionary for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the Lyon France Mission.

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Related Topix: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormonism), Religion, France, World News

UB Reporter

Law Launches Double LLM

"Buffalo has long been a center for innovative, international legal education and we are most pleased to build on this tradition with Lyon."

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

Hampton Roads Daily Press

Newport News rabbi: 'All are welcome' at temple

Rabbi Severine Sokol, a native of France, expresses her vision for Temple Sinai in Newport News as "a place where all are welcome" Last month, Sverine Sokol took over as the rabbi at Temple Sinai in Newport News , the first woman to hold the role on a permanent basis there.

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Related Topix: Religion, Judaism, Christopher Newport University, France, World News

Thu Aug 07, 2014

Switched

Man Gets Scalped By Escalator On 'Untold Stories Of The E.R.'

Dr. Ruthie Crider, an emergency room physician in Savannah, Georgia, saw the potential dangers first hand when an intoxicated male came to the E.R. with his hair barely attached to his head.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, Untold Stories of the E.R., Savannah, GA, Chatham County, GA, France, World News

Philly.com

The Argentine tango in Lyon, France

The Argentine tango is part of a renewed interest in ballroom dancing that France has experienced over the last few years.

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Related Topix: France, World News, Travel

Wed Aug 06, 2014

BioSpace

Mesa Labs Reports 46 Percent Increase In First Quarter Revenues

Mesa Laboratories, Inc. today reported a 46 percent increase in revenues for the first quarter ended June 30, 2014.

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Related Topix: France, World News

Tue Aug 05, 2014

The Press On-Line

Blenheim cop helping identify MH17 bodies

A Blenheim police officer is one of three New Zealand police body identification experts identifying victims of the flight MH17 disaster, Fairfax understands.

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Related Topix: Oceania, New Zealand, World News, France, Tsunami, Asian Tsunami Disaster, Australia,

Mon Aug 04, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Leonard Slatkin to Lead la Phil in Tchaikovsky Spectacular at the Hollywood Bowl, 8/15-16

The Los Angeles Philharmonic's annual tradition at the Hollywood Bowl -Tchaikovsky Spectacular with Fireworks, will take place Friday and Saturday, August 15 and 16, at 8 pm.

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Related Topix: Classical, Leonard Slatkin, Symphony, Arts, France, World News

Fri Aug 01, 2014

UPI

Increase of Gaza-related anti-Semitism noted in Europe

Violence in Gaza is blamed for new anti-Semitic graffiti and flyers visible around European cities.

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Related Topix: World News, Belgium, France, Israel, Middle East

Christian Science Monitor

Gerard and Beatrice Barras reopened a wool mill and helped save a town

Gerard Barras scribbles as he talks. On yellow sticky notes, he draws an organizational chart outlining the tasks the 47 workers at his wool cooperative, Ardelaine, carry out in the mountainous countryside two hours south of Lyon, France .

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Related Topix: France, World News, Draper, SD

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