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The month that changed the world: Thursday, 30 July 1914

July 1914 was the month that changed the world. On 28 June 1914, Archduke Franz Ferdinand was assassinated, and just five weeks later the Great Powers of Europe were at war.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

The Free Dictionary

Arnold Schwarzenegger

Schwarzenegger served two terms as the 38th Governor of California from 2003 until 2011.

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Daily Mail

Cancer sufferer breaks legs and bites off tongue during dream Porsche ride

Terminal cancer sufferer, 14, is awarded 'dream ride' in a Porsche... but breaks both legs and bites off his tongue when it crashes into oncoming traffic Family are now suing the charity who arranged the activity, saying the organisation did nothing to help their boy in the aftermath of the accident A terminally-ill schoolboy who was awarded a ... (more)

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TrekEarth

Salzburg Church

There are something like 20 churches or more in Salzburg Austria and this is the impressive roof and walls of St Peters Abbey Church adjacent to the funicular tram to the castle overlooking the town.

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Naperville Sun

Naperville music students perform in historic locales in Europe

It was a trip of a lifetime for Naperville area students who participated in the Illinois Ambassadors of Music summer Europe trip.

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Mydigitalfc.com

Building smart cities the Indian way

SURREALa SSTRUCTURES: The Freudenau hydroelectric power plant stands on the River Danube in Vienna, Austria.

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The Horse

Researchers Link Red Complex Bacteria, EOTRH

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

The Argus

A breast cancer survivor is preparing to climb one of the highest mountains in Europe.

Mother-of-two Sharon Botting, from Cuckfield, will attempt to climb the 3,203m Kitzsteinhorn in Salzburg, Austria, despite having never climbed more than a few hundred feet before.

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The News Tribune

The chummy telegrams that could have prevented World War I

One hundred years ago this week, Tsar Nicholas II of Russia and Kaiser Wilhelm of Germany exchanged a series of telegrams to try to stop the rush to a war that neither of them wanted.

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GlobeNewswire

DGAP-Adhoc: update software AG: resignation of five Supervisory Board members

The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. --------------------------------------------------------------------------- Vienna/Frankfurt, 28 July 2014 +++ Five of the six members of update software AG's Supervisory Board have each resigned from their position as a member of the Supervisory Board with effect from the ... (more)

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Newswise

Major Advances in Alzheimer's, Colon Cancer, Multiple Myeloma, and...

The groundbreaking scientific studies featured at the 2014 AACC Annual Meeting & Clinical Lab Expo will include research on a blood test for Alzheimer's that uses biochip technology, a new test to diagnose colon cancer early, a more accurate method for determining multiple myeloma prognosis, a less stressful test for sleep apnea, and the ... (more)

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The Times of Israel

Flash mob siren staged in Vienna

People in a main square in Vienna take cover during a flash mob simulating a Hamas missile attack on July 24, 2014.

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RISI

Altri Celbi acheives record production capacity of 2,150 tonnes/day...

Following successful modernization of the pulp drying line by international technology Group ANDRITZ, Altri Celbi increased its production capacity from an average of 2,000 tons per day to a peak value of 2,150 tons per day at the Leirosa mill, Portugal, on July 7, 2014.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Daily Texan

Technology brings world to UT...from Vienna

Here I am, tapping away on my smart phone screen in an apartment in Vienna, Austria.

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The Peninsula

Opera - Charlotte Salomon' on art debuts in Salzburg

Singer Johanna Wokalek as Charlotte Salomon performs on stage during a dress rehearsal of Marc-Andre Dalbavie's opera 'Charlotte Salomon' in Salzburg yesterday.

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Daily Mail

All white on the night! Lindsay Lohan undergoes a quick costrume...

'My dad is a hero': Doctor who stopped psychiatric patient's deadly hospital rampage gives a smile and wave as he recovers from his injuries with a lot of encouragement from his proud daughter A final good deed, one last selfie: Man who lost his phone took this photo of the rookie cop who helped find it - days later she was dead 'at the hands of ... (more)

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OUPblog

The month that changed the world: Monday, 27 July 1914

July 1914 was the month that changed the world. On 28 June 1914, Archduke Franz Ferdinand was assassinated, and just five weeks later the Great Powers of Europe were at war.

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McClatchy

World War I: How did the unthinkable happen?

World War I broke out 100 years ago this summer. In late June, Gavrilo Princip, a 19-year old terrorist loosely associated with the Greater Serbia secret society "Black Hand," assassinated the heir to the Austrian throne in the Bosnian mountain town of Sarajevo.

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Merced Sun-Star

World War I: How did the unthinkable happen?

World War I broke out 100 years ago this summer. In late June, Gavrilo Princip, a 19-year old terrorist loosely associated with the Greater Serbia secret society "Black Hand," assassinated the heir to the Austrian throne in the Bosnian mountain town of Sarajevo.

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American Thinker

Who Started World War I?

August 4, as even non-history buffs now know, will mark the hundredth anniversary of the outbreak of World War I. Inevitably, a slew of books have appeared over the past six months on the war's origins.

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