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5 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire

FreeSeas Concludes Sale of Vessel and Long-term Bareboat Charter

Athens, Greece, September 16, 2014 -- FreeSeas Inc. , a transporter of dry-bulk cargoes through the ownership and operation of a fleet of Handysize and Handymax vessels, announced today that it has sold to unrelated third parties the M/V 'Free Jupiter' for USD 12,250,000 and subsequently entered into a long term bareboat charter with the vessel's new Owners. The vessel has been chartered by the Company for seven years at a rate of USD 5,325 per day on bareboat charter terms typical for this type of transaction which grant the Company the full commercial utilization of the vessel against payment of the charter rate to her Owners.

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Mon Sep 15, 2014

PR-inside.com

Market Report, "Euromedica SA (EUROM) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review", published

Euromedica SA is a healthcare service provider. The company provides primary and secondary health care services.

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The Globe and Mail

OECD slashes growth forecasts, urges aggressive ECB action

Job seekers queue to enter an OAED employment center shortly after opening in Athens, Greece, on Sept. 10, 2014.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

Customer Interaction Solutions

TRB Webinar: Calibration Methods and Tools

WASHINGTON, Sept. 12 -- The National Academies' Transportation Research Board issued the following news: TRB will conduct a webinar on September 17, 2014, from 12:00pm to 1:30pm ET that will explore recent advancements in software-assisted calibration and sensitivity analysis.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

ContactMusic.com

Kirsten Dunst: I would be thinner if I was single

The 32-year-old actress - who is currently in a relationship with Garrett Hedlund - thinks she has gained weight since she started dating her fellow actor. She told Net-a-Porter's The Edit: ''I've got a little bit more of a tummy now, so although I own about 20 pairs of jeans, I'll wear the same three for a year because the rest are from when I was skinnier.

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KTVN Reno

Greece makes further progress on budget front

President Barack Obama is welcoming former President Bill Clinton to the White House to mark the 20th anniversary of the AmeriCorps national service program.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

Evening Sun

Kanye West rushed to hospital in Australia

Woman's Day reports that Kim Kardashian's husband was taken in for an emergency MRI. Citing patient confidentiality, the hospital declined to talk about West's condition.

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The Washington Post

Ancient Greek tomb dig finds marble statues

This photo released on Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014 by the Greek Culture Ministry shows two approximately life-sized female statues on a wall leading to a yet unexplored inner room of a huge underground ancient tomb, in Amphipolis, northern Greece.

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Circulation

Thresholds for Conventional and Home Blood Pressure by Sex and Age in ...

From the Department of Hygiene and Public Health, Teikyo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan ; Studies Coordinating Centre, Research Unit Hypertension and Cardiovascular Epidemiology, KU Leuven Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium ; Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences , Tohoku Medical Megabank Organization , and Graduate School of Medicine , Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan; Population Studies Unit, Department of Chronic Disease Prevention, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Turku, Finland ; Department of Medicine, Turku University Hospital, Turku, Finland ; Centro de NefrologA a and Departamento de FisiopatologA a, Hospital de ClA nicas, Universidad de la RepAoblica, Montevideo, Uruguay ; the AsociaciA3n EspaA ola Primera de Socorros Mutuos, Montevideo, Uruguay ; Hypertension Center, Third Department of Medicine, University ... (more)

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

YourObserver

East County-Commission praises updates on Benderson Park

The next event at the Nathan Benderson Park will be the 2014 International Dragon Boat Festival, Oct. 24 through 26. Several major events are already planned for the rowing park this year and next which are expected to have a positive economic impact on the county, according to the report. The 2014 International Dragon Boat Festival will be held at the park Oct. 24 through 26, and next year the park will host the 2015 World Cup Pentathlon and US Rowing National Championships.

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Marine News

Eco Marine Power Short-Listed for Ship Efficiency Awards

Eco Marine Power is pleased to announce that it has been named as a finalist in two categories of the inaugural Ship Efficiency Awards 2014. The Ship Efficiency Awards 2014, hosted by Lloyd's Register and organised by Fathom, will recognise and celebrate the organisations and individuals within the maritime sector that excel in efficient operations, implement fresh thinking, offer proven efficiency benefits and technological innovation.

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Wed Sep 03, 2014

USA Today

11 companies fighting for survival

There are 11 companies that were worth $300 million or more and traded on a major U.S. exchange at the end of their fiscal years, including ocean cargo firm DryShips , biotech Mannkind and financial firm Ambac Financial , where auditors or internal accountants have expressed their opinion the company may not be able to continue to be a "going ... (more)

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Mon Sep 01, 2014

Examiner.com

Eurozone economic stall could bring more austerity measures

Protesters clash with riot police blocking the way to the parliament on April 1, 2014 in Athens, Greece.

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The Charlotte Observer

Greece rules out new cuts ahead of bailout talks

ATHENS, Greece Greece's government says it won't enact further austerity measures ahead of talks later this week with bailout creditors.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Teachers matter: How Mr. Miskell changed the world

On one afternoon almost 40 years ago, my ninth grade geometry teacher, Mr. Miskell, stood in front of a chalkboard, paused, and then proceeded to change the world - making it a better place for me, forever.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

KSBW-TV

Greek festival and food fill downtown Monterey plaza

Hundreds of people made their way to the 28th annual Monterey Bay Greek Festival in Custom House Plaza.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

The Washington Post

Greek lawmaker gets jail leave for city seat

Parliament member Ilias Kasidiaris, second left, participates in a swearing in ceremony in Athens, on Friday, Aug 29, 2014.

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Triangle.com

New Madrid carries on Athens rock tradition

Athens, Greece, might be the birthplace of civilization, but Athens, Ga., might be the location of the longest running underground music scene in America.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

USA Today

Quake rattles southern Greece, capital city

An earthquake has rattled southern Greece and was widely felt in the capital, Athens.

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Examiner.com

Neglecting the Creator and the doctrine of Creation

The doctrine of Creation is often neglected by Christians today, thinking it holds only a secondary importance.

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