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  1. Start Your Own Business! MD Events Founder Tells You HowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Meetings Net

    Miriam Dervan is a meeting professional, an entrepreneur, and, now, an author. The founder of MD Events and MD Group published a book in July called To Be an Entrepreneur, Just Get on With It , a step-by-step guide to starting a business.

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  2. Wartsila Environmental Efficiency for Hybrid UK FerryRead the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | Marine News

    A new ferry being built at the Cemre shipyard in Turkey for UK operator Wightlink will feature a comprehensive range of modern Wrtsil equipment and systems to ensure a high level of environmental efficiency. In addition to conventional fuel, the new vessel will be the first ferry to utilzse Wrtsil hybrid battery technology to improve efficiency, reduce the exhaust emissions and lower the noise level.

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  3. Tall Ship "Gloria" docks in CharlestonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 4 | WMBF

    The "ARC Gloria" will be docked at Charleston's Union Pier Terminal on Corcord St. until Wednesday morning. Visitors can go aboard the three-mast sailing vessel and even meet the crew and learn about Colombia's naval traditions.

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  4. Anne Horrigan Geary: Looking back upon long white nightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Berkshire Eagle

    DALTON >> As we dive headfirst into the sky blue lake of summer, it's time to celebrate all things related to our favorite season, first and foremost the summer solstice. This year, on June 20, we had the most daylight of any day in the 365-day calendar.

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  5. Kind gesture in change of mind from York musician results in Saturday concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | York Press

    YORK musician Paul Kind had always said he had put some money aside so that fellow band members could have a musical "wake" after he died. Arriving at his 70th birthday this week, however, he has had a change of mind.

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  6. Putin makes startling comments about U.S. role in worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | CBS News

    Russian President Vladimir Putin attends a signing ceremony following his talks with Italy's Prime Minister at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum in St. Petersburg, Russia, on June 17, 2016. ST. PETERSBURG, Russia -- Vladimir Putin says Russia respects the United States as the world's only superpower, but won't accept U.S. interference in its home affairs.

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  7. Could business between Russia and Europe be on the cusp of a thaw?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | Christian Science Monitor

    President Putin has called for a mending of ties as European business leaders attended Russia's top economic conference after a two-year absence. Russian President Vladimir Putin attends a news conference after a meeting with Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum 2016 in St. Petersburg, Russia on June 17, 2016.

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  8. Putin calls to improve ties with the EU despite sanctionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Russian President Vladimir Putin gestures as he addresses the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum in St.Petersburg, Russia, Friday, June 17, 2016. Russian President Vladimir Putin gestures as he addresses the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum in St.Petersburg, Russia, Friday, June 17, 2016.

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  9. EU's Juncker defends attendance at Russia forum, says talks vitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ST PETERSBURG, Russia: European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker defended his decision to attend an economic forum in Russia on Thursday, saying it was common sense to talk to Moscow despite lingering tensions over the Ukraine crisis.

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  10. Swedish poker pro wins WSOP no-limit hold'em prizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | RGT Online

    Meet the latest WSOP gold bracelet champion Name: Peter Eichhardt Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden Age: 50 Current Residence: Stockholm, Sweden Marital Status: Single Children: 1 Profession: Poker Player and Writer Number of WSOP Cashes: 2 Number of WSOP Final Table Appearances: 1 Number of WSOP Gold Bracelet Victories : 1 Total WSOP Earnings: $439,255 Personal Facts: Crime novelist Quote of the Day: "A few years ago, I wasn't good in poker, at all. I was playing in the Bahamas and I looked around and everyone at the table was like between 21 and 30 and they were so good.

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  11. UN chief to visit Belgium, Russia, GreeceRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2016 | Nerve News

    United Nations, June 10 - UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will leave New York on June 13 for Brussels, Belgium, to participate in the European Development Days before attending an event in Russia and visiting Greece, a UN spokesman has said. In Brussels, the secretary-general will meet with Donald Tusk, president of the European Council, Jean-Claude Juncker, president of the European Commission, and a number of commissioners as well as other senior officials attending the celebration of the European Development Days, Europe's leading forum on development and international cooperation, UN spokesman Stephane Dujarric said on Thursday, Xinhua news agency reported.

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  12. Hotel Vera Receives 2016 TripAdvisor Certificate of ExcellenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | PR Log

    ST. PETERSBURG, Russian Federation - June 5, 2016 - PRLog -- Hotel Vera, a boutique hotel in St Petersburg Russia, announced that it has received the TripAdvisorA Certificate of Excellence for 2016. For 6 years, TripAdvisor has presented the certificate to hospitality establishments that have received quality traveller reviews for the past year.

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  13. TourRadar, Porter & Sail and More in Travel Startup Funding This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Skift

    Each week we create a roundup of travel startups that have received or announced funding that week. The total amount raised this week was $307.2 million.

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  14. USA loses, but advances in world hockeyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Slovakia s Pavol Skalicky celebrates a goal against the U.S. at the Hockey World Championships Tuesday. The U.S. lost but still advanced to the medal round.

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  15. Czechs roll on at Worlds, USA survivesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Home

    Slovakia s Pavol Skalicky celebrates a goal against the U.S. at the Hockey World Championships Tuesday. The U.S. lost but still advanced to the medal round.

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  16. Word of the Day: Nordic + Easy = NORD-EASYRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | CSIS

    Washington will soon have that Nord-easy feeling when the five Nordic leaders - the Prime Ministers of Denmark, Sweden, Finland, and Norway and the President of Iceland - travel to Washington at the invitation of President Obama for a joint meeting on May 13 followed by a state lunch and dinner. On September 4, 2013, President Obama became the first sitting U.S. president to visit Sweden on his way to St. Petersburg, Russia to attend a G-20 hosted by President Vladimir Putin.

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  17. Big shot at nationalsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | The Advocate

    BIG STAGE: Tyler Blizzard, Lochlan Hulme and Dylan Cochrane will represent Tasmania at the Australian Championships. Picture: Brodie Weeding.

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  18. St. Petersburg launches Sister City relationship with Isla MujeresRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    As sailing enthusiasts prepared to cast off in St. Petersburg's annual Regata del Sol al Sol International yachting race to Isla Mujeres, Mexico, on April 22, city officials were getting ready to welcome the island location as St. Petersburg's newest Sister City. Spearheaded by members of St. Petersburg's International Relations Committee, the city council approved the first step toward strengthening the relationship to further develop cross-cultural and economic ties between the two cities.

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  19. Business Travel Awards 2016: Best Terminal DesignRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2016 | Entrepreneur Magazine

    These interesting airport designs might have you wanting to leave for your flight extra-early. Check out these innovative ideas from around the world.

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  20. Animator Max Hattler Accuses Bassnectar Of Profiting From His FilmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | Cartoon Brew

    Like a DJ or rapper or other music artist who samples the works of other music artists to create something new, VJs use the works of other artists to create a kind of visual collage, for use in live concerts, clubs, museums, and other venues. And similar to when those music artists whose works were sampled accused the DJs and rappers of stealing their music - Rick James famously sued MC Hammer over the song, "U Can't Touch This" - as VJ sampling becomes more pervasive, similar issues are arising.

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