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Thursday Jul 24 | Merced Sun-Star

The Dutch grieve in silence

When you've got a total population of 16 million crammed into a country smaller than 41 of our states, everyone is within a couple of degrees of separation of everyone else.


Related Topix: Netherlands, Europe, World News,

Wed Jul 23, 2014


Malaysia Flight 17: The Unique Way the Dutch Mourn

The convoy of hearses carrying coffins containing the remains of victims of the downed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 arrives at the Korporaal van Oudheusden Kazerne in front a crowd of people lined up along the road, on July 23, 2014 in Hilversum, the Netherlands.


Related Topix: Netherlands, Europe, World News,

Tue Jul 22, 2014


Le Sueur-based Davisco sold to Canadian dairy cooperative

The acquisition includes three Davisco cheese-processing factories in Le Sueur; Jerome, Idaho; and Lake Norden, S.D. It also includes an ingredients plant in Nicollet, a Friendly Confines Cheese Shoppe in Le Sueur and sales offices in Eden Prairie; Shanghai, China; Singapore; and Geneva, Switzerland; and distribution centers in Rotterdam, ... (more)


Related Topix: Le Sueur, MN, Nicollet, MN, Eden Prairie, MN, World News, China, Netherlands,

Mon Jul 21, 2014


17 Years After Spill, Lego Keep Washing Up on the English Coast

The container ship Tokio Express was en route from Rotterdam, Netherlands to New York City in 1997 when a gigantic wave collided with it 20 miles west of Cornwall, England.


Related Topix: Netherlands, World News, United Kingdom, Cornwall and Isles of Scilly County, England

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Malaysian National News Agency

MH17 Victim, A Potential National Icon - Lecturer

KOTA BAHARU, July 20 -- Mohd Ali Salim, one of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 victims, was regarded as a potential national icon, said his former lecturer.


Related Topix: World News, Malaysia, Netherlands,

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Core77 design blog

In the Details: Using 'Smart Replicas' to Make Fragile Museum Objects Accessible and Interactive

Walking through a vast museum filled with paintings and sculptures, you might be surprised learn that what you're seeing is, on average, only 24 percent of the museum's entire collection.


Related Topix: Netherlands, World News, Scanners

Wed Jul 16, 2014


Top summer terraces in the Netherlands

With that first bit of sun cities around the country transform as parks, streets, squares and canals fill with those in need of some therapeutic vitamin D. Sunshine in Holland is a genuine catharsis: not only does the scenery change, people's personalities do too.


Related Topix: Netherlands, Europe, World News, Travel, Netherlands Travel, Europe Travel, Amsterdam, Netherlands Travel,

Mon Jul 14, 2014

The Business Journal

Orcem plans 'green' cement plant on Mare Island

Orcem Americas, Inc., plans to build a $50 million "green" cement manufacturing facility on 4.8 acres that are part of the Vallejo Marine Terminal on the Mare Island waterfront.


Related Topix: Vallejo, CA, Ireland, World News, France, Netherlands, Solano County, CA

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Recycling Today

Dutch recycler invests in Rotterdam area facility

Peute Recycling , a Netherlands-based recycling firm, has announced plans to undertake a significant investment at its recycling facility, located in Dordrecht, near the port of Rotterdam.


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