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  1. Loran Smith: Trip through Europe filled with delightsRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 15 | Athens Banner-Herald

    The end of a trip always spawns reflection - except that, in this case, the trip is not over until I cross the Atlantic, moving in a westerly direction. My sojourn has become annual, but there are the many who cross oceans monthly.

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  2. More Dutch Cities to Experiment With Universal Basic IncomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | Truthdig

    Taking the lead from the city of Utrecht , other Dutch cities are considering social experiments with basic income - an income unconditionally granted to all its residents on an individual basis, without a means test or work requirement. As the Basic Income Earth Network explains, basic income is "a form of minimum income guarantee that differs from those that now exist in various European countries in three important ways: it is paid to individuals rather than households; it is paid irrespective of any income from other sources; and it is paid without requiring the performance of any work or the willingness to accept a job if offered."

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  3. Bulgaria's Edgy Relationship With the Vox PopuliRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Transitions Online

    The people want their voices heard, but referendums are not deeply rooted in the political culture of Central and Eastern Europe. Rare and to be handled with care.

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  4. COLUMN-First try at European money union didn't work eitherRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 11 | Reuters

    As Greece and its euro zone lenders hammer out the details of its third bailout package, the focus is on budget deficits and other financial fixes. But if history is any guide, politics - not profligate spending - could be the ultimate stumbling block for the euro.

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  5. First try at European money union didn't work eitherRead the original story

    Monday Aug 10 | Reuters

    A pensioner waits to receive part of his pension at a National Bank branch in Athens, Greece July 13, 2015. REUTERS/Yiannis Kourtoglou As Greece and its euro zone lenders hammer out the details of its third bailout package, the focus is on budget deficits and other financial fixes.

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  6. Hck/Fgr Kinase Deficiency Reduces Plaque Growth and Stability by...Read the original story

    Monday Aug 10 | Circulation

    From Experimental Vascular Pathology Group, Department of Pathology, CARIM, Maastricht University Medical Center, The Netherlands ; Division of Biopharmaceutics, Leiden Academic Center for Drug Research, Leiden University, The Netherlands ; CNRS, IPBS , Toulouse, France ; UniversitA de Toulouse, France ; Institute for Prevention of Cardiovascular Prevention , LMU Munich, Germany ; Instituto de la Grasa, CSIC, Seville, Spain ; Department of Vascular Surgery, Orbis Hospital Sittard, The Netherlands ; Department of Physiology; Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary ; Department of Pathology, Academic Medical Center , Amsterdam, The Netherlands ; and German Centre for Cardiovascular Research , Munich Heart Alliance, Germany .

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  7. Dinosaur discoveries in SpainRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 8 | Dear Kitty

    Researchers have examined one of the smallest parts of the fossil record-theropod teeth-to shed light on the evolution of dinosaurs at the end of the Cretaceous . Findings published in the prestigious journal Acta Palaeontologica Polonica have effectively quadrupled the dinosaur diversity in the area of study, eight localities from TreviA o County, Huesca and Lerida -including the exceptional site of LaA o.

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  8. Big dinosaur discoveries in tiny toothy packagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | EurekAlert!

    Teeth used to identify 6 non-avian dinosaurs of the Upper Cretaceous in the South Pyrenees Basin in Spain -- findings increase understanding of dinosaur extinction Researchers have examined one of the smallest parts of the fossil record--theropod teeth--to shed light on the evolution of dinosaurs at the end of the Cretaceous. Findings published in the prestigious journal Acta Palaeontologica Polonica have effectively quadrupled the dinosaur diversity in the area of study, eight localities from Trevino County, Huesca and Lerida--including the exceptional site of Lano.

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  9. The youngest sauropod evidence in EuropeRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2015 | CiteULike

    Titanosaur sauropods constituted one of the major dinosaur faunal components in Europe along the latest Cretaceous. Although they were abundant in the late Campanian?early Maastrichtian, titanosaurs apparently demised in terms of diversity and abundance in the late Maastrichtian Ibero-Armorican domain.

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  10. World Cup final goalscorer Nanninga diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | Channelnewsasia.com

    AMSTERDAM: Dick Nanninga, who scored for the Netherlands in the 1978 World Cup final, has died at the age of 66, his former club Roda JC Kerkrade said on Tuesday. Nanninga came on as a substitute to score a second half equaliser for the Dutch in the final against hosts Argentina to take the match to extra time, where Argentina eventually won 3-1.

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  11. FABPulous wins euro 1.6m EU grant for clinical trials of 5 minute heart attack testRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2015 | PR Log

    The European Union awarded FABPulous BV a euro 1.6 million Phase 2 Grant to fund two clinical trials in the UK and Belgium/Netherlands and automate the manufacture of its 5-minute, patented H-FABP True Rapid TestA , which helps emergency medical workers quickly distinguish whether a patient with chest pain is at risk of a heart attack PRLog - July 20, 2015 - MAASTRICHT, Netherlands -- Between 1-2% of the population complains of chest pain every year. In emergency medicine, typically 60% of those patients will be diagnosed as potentially at risk of heart disease and most will be admitted to hospital for observation under the current guidelines for health care systems such as Britain's NHS.

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  12. FABPulous wins a 1.6m EU grant for clinical trials of 5 minute heart attack testRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2015 | PR Log

    The European Union awarded FABPulous BV a a 1.6 million Phase 2 Grant to fund two clinical trials in the UK and Belgium/Netherlands and automate the manufacture of its 5-minute, patented H-FABP True Rapid TestA , which helps emergency medical workers quickly distinguish whether a patient with chest pain is at risk of a heart attack. PRLog - July 20, 2015 - MAASTRICHT, Netherlands -- Between 1-2% of the population complains of chest pain every year.

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  13. Gorillas, scarabs, and pistol: Nicknames in the Tour de France pelotonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | Velonews

    With a shark, a scarab, and a gorilla amongst its ranks, the Tour de France peloton boasts an eclectic mix of nicknames rather than species. Those nicknames are often a reference to a person's origins or their physical appearance - although sometimes, they need some explaining.

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  14. The President Of France Wants Eurozone Members To Transfer Their...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    The President of France has come up with a very creative way of solving the European debt crisis. On Sunday, a piece authored by French President Francois Hollande suggested that the ultimate solution to the problems currently plaguing Europe would be for every member of the eurozone to transfer all of their sovereignty to a newly created federal government.

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  15. Gorillas, scarabs and pistols, the eclectic Tour de France pelotonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2015 | Bangkok Post

    With a shark, a scarab and a gorilla amongst its ranks, the Tour de France peloton boasts an eclectic mix of nicknames rather than species. Germany's Andre Greipel is seen after crossing the finish line at the end of the 15th stage of the Tour de France on July 19, 2015 in southern France Those nicknames are as often a reference to a person's origins as they are their physical appearance -- although sometimes, they take some explaining.

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  16. Hollande calls for stronger Eurozone led by 'vanguard' nationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2015 | Channelnewsasia.com

    France wants a stronger, more harmonised Eurozone led by "a vanguard of countries", French President Francois Hollande said in an interview published. PARIS: France wants a stronger, more harmonised Eurozone led by "a vanguard of countries", French President Francois Hollande said in an interview published on Sunday .

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  17. Hollande calls for stronger eurozone led by "vanguard" nationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2015 | Vanguard

    France wants a stronger, more harmonised eurozone led by "a vanguard of countries", French President Francois Hollande said in an interview published Sunday. In the past week "the European spirit prevailed" in addressing the Greek crisis, he told the weekly Journal du Dimanche.

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  18. JCB lands 11m order for 250 machinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | This is Derbyshire

    Netherlands firm Boels Rental has signed a deal for 250 JCB machines including telescopic handlers, wheeled loading shovels and wheeled excavators. It is the fourth major order in four years that Boels Rental has awarded to JCB and means the company now has more than 1,300 JCB machines operating across Europe.

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  19. Waltz King weaves a musical spellRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | South Coast Register

    The magic that is Maastricht is coming to Sussex Inlet this month and some lucky readers will see it for free. As part of a worldwide cinema event, Andre Rieu's 2015 Maastricht Concert will be sent via satellite to Sussex Inlet Cinemas on July 25 and 26 at 2pm.

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  20. Cristal Therapeutics And To Develop Vaccines Based On CriVac Nanotech PlatformRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2015 | BioSpace

    Cristal Therapeutics, a privately-held life sciences company developing innovative products against cancer and other diseases, by using its patented nanotechnology platforms, today announced the start of a collaboration with PX Biosolutions . The joint research and development is focussed on the application of Cristal Therapeutics' vaccine technology CriVacA for the design of innovative vaccines.

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