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  1. MLS: The lesser-known All-Stars that could cause Arsenal problemsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    Arsenal play the MLS All-Stars this evening and Kristan Heneage has taken a look at who might give Arsene Wenger food for thought. SANTA CLARA, CA - JUNE 13: Goal keeper Andre Blake #1 of Jamaica dives to make a save against Uruguay during the 2016 Copa America Centenario Group match play between Uruguay and Jamaica at Levi's Stadium on June 13, 2016 in Santa Clara, California.

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  2. Ex-Guantanamo detainee who went missing in Uruguay reappears in VenezuelaRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Fox News

    A resettled former Guantanamo prisoner who disappeared last month in Uruguay, setting off alarm bells in neighboring countries and recriminations in Washington, has reappeared in Venezuela, an official said Wednesday. Uruguayan Foreign Minister Rodolfo Nin Novoa told The Associated Press that Syrian native Abu Wa'el Dhiab showed up at his country's consulate in Caracas.

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  3. Missing ex-Guantanamo Detainee Reappears in VenezuelaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Voice of America

    In this June 5, 2015 file photo, Abu Wa'el Dhiab, from Syria and Adel bin Muhammad El Ouerghi, of Tunisia, both freed Guantanamo Bay detainees, look out the window of their shared home in Montevideo, Uruguay. Abu Wa'el Dhiab, who disappeared in June 2016 in Uruguay, setting off alarm bells in neighboring countries and recriminations in Washington, has reappeared in Venezuela according to Uruguay's Foreign Minister Rodolfo Nin Novoa on Wednesday, July 27, 2016.

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  4. Ex-Guantanamo detainee who went missing in Uruguay reappears in...Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Fox News

    A resettled former Guantanamo prisoner who disappeared last month in Uruguay, setting off alarm bells in neighboring countries and recriminations in Washington, has reappeared in Venezuela, an official said Wednesday. Uruguayan Foreign Minister Rodolfo Nin Novoa told The Associated Press that Syrian native Abu Wa'el Dhiab showed up at his country's consulate in Caracas.

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  5. Sounders add Uruguay star Lodeiro as designated playerRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Post-Bulletin

    Nicolas Lodeiro, the attacking midfielder who just helped Argentina powerhouse Boca Juniors reach the semifinals of the prestigious Copa Libertadores club championship in South America, has signed with the Seattle Sounders as a designated player. The 27-year-old Lodeiro also has 48 caps for the Uruguay national team, including this summer's Copa America Centenario in the United States.

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  6. Nuvianteweb.com Reveals the Ultimate Solution for Longer and Stronger HairRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SBWire

    ... ensive information and reviews on various hair care supplements and products. CONTACT MEDIA: Nuvianteweb Montevideo, Uruguay http://nuvianteweb.com/ [email protected]

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  7. ICSID Tribunal: State Imposed Tobacco Control Measures Do Not Violate Investment Treaty ObligationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | jdsupra.com

    The International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes tribunal recently released its decision in Philip Morris v. Uruguay, holding that tobacco control regulations implemented by a state to protect public health do not violate the state's investment treaty obligations.

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  8. Senior government officials call for greater autonomy and gender equality across the CaribbeanRead the original story

    Yesterday | Caribbean News Now!

    ... the perspectives expressed at the XIII Regional Conference, which will take place later this year in Montevideo, Uruguay, on 25-28 October. The Regional Conference on Women in Latin America and the Caribbean is a subsidiary organ of ECLAC. The ...

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  9. Guillermo Varela: Why the loan move is good for the Man United defenderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Peninsula

    ... to China for the rest of the pre-season tour. Born Guillermo Varela Olivera on 24 March 1993 in Montevideo, Uruguay, he spent his entire youthful career with Penarol before being signed by David Moyes in 2013. He never got a run in during his first ...

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  10. Automated Slot Cars for Big Boys: This Is RoboRacingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Car & Driver

    ... Formula E series, with stops in London; Paris; Berlin; Moscow; Beijing; Buenos Aires; Mexico City; Punta Del Este, Uruguay; Putrajaya, Malaysia; and Long Beach-pitting the 10 software-engineering teams against one another in hour-long races. The ...

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  11. MOL Signs Long-Term Charter with Uruguayan JV for FSRURead the original story

    Sunday Jul 24 | Marine News

    Japanese shipping company Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, has, through its wholly-owned subsidiary Lakler S.A., agreed to conclude a charter contract with Gas Sayago, for a floating storage and regasification unit project in Montevideo, Uruguay. Gas Sayago is a joint venture owned by UTE the Uruguayan state power company and ANCAP the state oil company.

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  12. Gualeguaych readies for new pulp mill battleRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 23 | Buenos Aires Herald

    Tabar Vzquez seeks third factory in Uruguay amid criticism over environmental impact Old tensions are set to reignite between Argentina and Uruguay as the Tabar Vzquez administration is eager to move forward with the construction of the third pulp mill in the country, raising concerns of environmental groups on both sides of the Uruguay River over its impact. The project comes after a four-year conflict between the two countries, which started with the construction of the first pulp mill plant in Uruguay in 2006 and finished with a ruling at the International Court of Justice.

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  13. Uruguay's president receives national Olympic squadRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 21 | Nerve News

    Montevideo July 21 - Uruguayan President Tabare Vazquez presented the official banner that the country's flag-bearer will carry at next month's opening ceremony of the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. Sailor Dolores Moreira, 17, accepted the flag during a reception for all the members of Uruguay's Olympics delegation on Wednesday, reports Efe.

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  14. Nicolas Maduro's Venezuela sees exodus amid rampant crime, scarcity of basic necessitiesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Washington Times

    ... presidency, a sticking point that will be discussed at a July 30 meeting of foreign ministers in Montevideo, Uruguay. Mr. Maduro promptly blasted the discussion as an attempt by "the South American right and oligarchy [to] hijack the Mercosur." But ...

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  15. Socialist Venezuela sees exodus amid rampant crime, scarcity of basic necessitiesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Washington Times

    ... presidency, a sticking point that will be discussed at a July 30 meeting of foreign ministers in Montevideo, Uruguay. Mr. Maduro promptly blasted the discussion as an attempt by "the South American right and oligarchy [to] hijack the Mercosur." But ...

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  16. Argentine fossils shed light on vicious group of dinosaursRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Reuters

    An artist's rendering of a carnivorous dinosaur unearthed in Argentina shows Murusraptor barrosaensis, which lived about 80 million years ago during the Cretaceous Period, measured about 21 feet long that prowled Patagonia, although fossils of relatives have... Fossils of a carnivorous dinosaur unearthed in Argentina are shedding new light on an intriguing group of predators that apparently were just as happy to slash victims to death with sickle-shaped hand claws as to chomp them into an early grave.

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  17. Uruguay denies pulp mill pollutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Buenos Aires Herald

    The new UPM pulp mill planned for construction near the Ro Negro in Uruguay will have no effect on the Uruguay river, the neighbouring country's environmental agency said yesterday. Its director Alejandro Nario addressed the issue after authorities in Gualeguaych district, Entre Ros, protested the creation of the new plant, sparking fears about a conflict similar to that seen a decade ago over a pulp mill in Fray Bentos, which strained billateral relations for years.

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  18. U.S. Welcomes Formation of Equal Rights CoalitionRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Las Vegas Newstrip

    We are proud to join the Equal Rights Coalition, launched earlier this week in Montevideo, Uruguay at the Global LGBTI Human Rights Conference, as a means to strengthen international efforts to advance the human rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and intersex persons. The Coalition, founded by Uruguay and the Netherlands, will provide a standing platform for governments to consolidate efforts in achieving human rights for all in every region of the world.

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  19. Uruguay marijuana growers compete in Cannabis CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | GlobalNews

    Uruguay is home to the world's first government-regulated national marketplace for pot, so it's not surprising that growers have a competition for best marijuana. At the Cannabis Cup over the weekend, a panel of regional experts judged entries for aroma, flavor, effects and strength before picking the winners of the best indoor and outdoor crops.

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  20. Uruguay marijuana growers compete in Cannabis CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | The Washington Post

    In this July 16, 2016 photo, a competitor looks at a marijuana bud through a magnifying glass at the fifth annual Cannabis Cup, a competition for best marijuana, in Montevideo, Uruguay. Over the weekend, a panel of regional experts judged entries for aroma, flavor, effects and strength before picking the winners of the best indoor and outdoor crops.

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