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  1. UNDP launches online platform to better address urban poor issues for ...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | PressReleasePoint

    As a recognition of the growing importance of urban development issues, UNDP today launched an online platform, coinciding with the Third Preparatory Committee for Habitat 3 taking place in Surabaya, Indonesia . The conference is due to finalize the draft New Urban Agenda before its adoption at the Habitat 3 Conference in Quito, Ecuador in October.

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  2. Advancing UN-Habitats collaboration with China: Clos visits Beijing, ShanghaiRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    The Executive Director of UN-Habitat, Dr. Joan Clos, wrapped up a 3-day official visit to China, where he met several high-level officials and signed new agreements, further strengthening the collaboration between UN-Habitat and the Chinese government. Dr. Clos was in China upon invitation of Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development of China.

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  3. Paolo Lorenzi beats Nikoloz Basilashvili to become oldest first-time...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Spokesman-Review

    Paolo Lorenzi of Italy became the oldest first-time winner of an ATP event on Saturday after beating Nikoloz Basilashvili of Georgia 6-3, 6-4 in the Generali Open final. At 34 years and seven months, Lorenzi is one month older than Victor Estrella Burgos of the Dominican Republic when KITZBUEHEL, Austria - Paolo Lorenzi of Italy became the oldest first-time winner of an ATP event on Saturday after beating Nikoloz Basilashvili of Georgia 6-3, 6-4 in the Generali Open final.

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  4. Stock market reaches higher...Oil slips...Solar project can't save the forest for the trees?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | White Lake Beacon

    Many doubts still hang over the stock market, including the continued drop in corporate earnings and a U.S. economy that's growing only modestly. But various earnings and economic reports have come in better than expected.

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  5. Lorenzi beats Basilashvili, is oldest 1st-time ATP winnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | White Lake Beacon

    Paolo Lorenzi of Italy became the oldest first-time winner of an ATP event on Saturday after beating Nikoloz Basilashvili of Georgia 6-3, 6-4 in the Generali Open final. At 34 years and seven months, Lorenzi is one month older than Victor Estrella Burgos of the Dominican Republic when he won his maiden title in Quito, Ecuador, last year.

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  6. Ecuador pays Chevron $112 arbitration awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | KIRO-TV Seattle

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  7. Move over Leicester & Iceland: Libertadores hopefuls Independiente...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Goal.com

    The Ecuadorians are gunning for the title and an incredible possible matchup with Real Madrid in the Club World Cup, having shocked the continent on the way to the final In a year already packed full of great upsets, which has been the greatest fairytale so far of 2016? Many will point to Leicester City's incredible Premier League win, sealed against the odds and in emphatic fashion. In June and July, meanwhile the endearing islanders of Iceland took centre-stage with a brave run to the Euro quarter-finals, which included a brilliant giant-killing of England.

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  8. UnfinishedRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 17 | Dissident Voice

    Cousin phones determined to consolidate what must be consolidated lest the bank take it all. I drift to Rilke's panther loose among cotton candy vendors and aberrant pitchmen, pausing beside some green tea frozen hunger artist cross-legged on a bed of filthy straw and shunned in favor of rifles spitting corks at vanishing rows of plastic ducks.

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  9. Copa Libertadores: Provides Even More Proof that 2016 Really Is the Year of the UnderdogRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | Yahoo!

    In 2016 Leicester City have won the Premier League, Nice have punched above their weight in Ligue 1 to almost qualify for the Champions League, while Sassuolo finished above Milan in Italy's Serie A. In 2016 Leicester City have won the Premier League, Nice have punched above their weight in Ligue 1 to almost qualify for the Champions League, while Sassuolo finished above Milan in Italy's Serie A. Internationally speaking, Iceland reached the quarter finals at Euro 2016 in their first ever tournament, Wales went one better in their first tournament in nearly 60 years. Hell, Portugal were never actually expected to win the whole thing in France .

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  10. Gators go global this summer to meet pope, study medicine, represent...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2015 | The Catholic Sun Phoenix

    Several 'gators' from Xavier College Preparatory are traveling the globe this summer to share their knowledge and talents and gain global insight. A small group of Xavier students are headed to Quito, Ecuador next week for the school's annual immersion service trip at the Working Boys' Center .

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  11. Three PH cities herald green campaignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Manila Bulletin

    Three Philippine cities, all finalists for WWF's Earth Hour City Challenge, are showing the country what can be done to make our cities a little greener. Proclaimed as the Philippine Earth Hour National Capital, Santa Rosa City in Laguna has initiatives ranging from the installation of solar street lights to the construction of a composting facility designed to minimize landfill waste.

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  12. Up for slum dwellers- transforming a billion lives campaign unveiled in EuropeRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 12 | PressReleasePoint

    In a bid to raise financial resources aimed at tackling the slum challenge, the Up for Slum Dwellers- Transforming a Billion Lives Campaign was unveiled to the European Union countries for the first time. The campaign is an ambitious global public-private partnership being implemented through the framework of UN-Habitat's World Urban Campaign .

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  13. Ecuador's deportation of 75 Cuban refugees draws rebukeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | The Washington Post

    QUITO, Ecuador - Human rights groups are denouncing Ecuador's expulsion of dozens of Cubans seeking asylum in the U.S. Around 150 Cubans were arrested last week in Ecuador's capital after setting up a camp outside the Mexican Embassy to demand a special humanitarian visa allowing them to travel to the U.S. border and from there seek asylum in the U.S. Human Rights Watch said in a statement that the deportation of 75 asylum seekers likely violates international law requiring governments not to forcibly return refugees to places where their lives may be in danger.

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  14. Reach Beyond Relief Ministry Crews Switch Gears to Help Ecuador Quake Victims Rebuild Their LivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Christian Newswire

    Living in Fear, Survivors Struggle with Camp Life, Look to the Future Contact: Darin Campbell , 512-785-8350 COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., July 12, 2016 / Christian Newswire / -- Three months after a devastating quake left 654 dead and thousands homeless in Ecuador, Reach Beyond relief ministry workers are focusing on dealing with the psychological distress left by the destruction as well as the nuts-and-bolts tasks of daily living and rebuilding. Photo: Reach Beyond's Dr. Carlos Pinto talks to volunteers about how to assist families stricken by the Ecuador earthquake.

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  15. Months after devastating quake, Ecuador struck by two more earthquakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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  16. Strong quake shakes coastal area in northwestern EcuadorRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 10 | UAport

    AP Some slight shaking was felt in Ecuador's capital of Quito, which is 153 kilometers to the southeast.

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  17. 2 strong quake shake coastal area in northwestern EcuadorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | The Washington Post

    QUITO, Ecuador - Two strong earthquakes shook the northwestern coastal area of Ecuador on Sunday night, the latest aftershocks from a powerful tremor that killed hundreds of people in April. Authorities said there were no immediate reports of damage or injuries from the latest quakes.

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  18. Strong earthquake shakes Ecuador coastal areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | The Toronto Star

    The U.S. Geological Service says the quake was measured at magnitude 5.9 and it was centred about 41 kilometres south of Propicia. A family on a motorcycle drives by the remains of buildings in an area damaged by the 7.8-magnitude earthquake in Manta, Ecuador, on April 16. A strong earthquake shook the northwestern coastal area of Ecuador on Sunday.

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  19. The Model With Enviable HairRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | New York Magazine

    I love your hair. Thank you. It isn't my natural hair, it's clipped in. I do it differently all the time.

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  20. Gorgeous hotels of the worldRead the original story

    Friday Jul 8 | MSN Living

    Chile , a fishing retreat in the middle of New Zealands North Island, more than three hours from Auckland , and a do-everything Colorado resort thats a five-hour drive from the nearest big airport .The remoteness of many of these properties is a testament to how intrepid and discerning our readers are they are willing to endure overnight flights, extended drives, and multiple connections for extraordinary lodging.

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