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1 hr ago | Newsday

Austria's only snail farmer

In a dark barn on a farm on the outskirts of Vienna, Andreas Gugumuck is preparing the "love room" for the multiple guests that come to stay.

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8 hrs ago | Prince George Citizen

The power of gratitude

The idea of the book is to look at all aspects of our lives, one day at a time, with a sense of gratitude.

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Mon Sep 01, 2014

The Times of Israel

Iran says it's committed to progress in nuclear talks

Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, right, speaks during a joint press conference with EU foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton, at UN Headquarters in Vienna, Austria, in April 2014 Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said he had "good discussions" Monday with EU foreign affairs chief Catherine Ashton and Tehran was committed to ... (more)

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Crescent-News.com

Austrian SWAT team raids wrong apartment

Police official Josef Knoflach has confirmed a media report that a SWAT team that used a battering ram to bust into an apartment at daybreak and surround its sleeping tenant with guns drawn was actually meaning to target the neighboring dwelling.

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Radio Times

The Jump to return for a second series

Channel 4 are hunting a fresh batch of celebrities to brave the bumps, bruises and broken bones of their Winter Olympics-themed contest The Jump.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

Slovak Spectator

[Locked] PetrA3 4alka celebrates 95th anniversary as Bratislava borough

A MEMORIAL plaque commemorating the end of the First World War in Bratislava was affixed to a building in the capital's Petrzalka borough on August 15. This also marks the 95th anniversary of Petrzalka becoming part of Bratislava.

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Bloomberg

Austria Will Name Schelling as New Finance Minister

Hans Joerg Schelling, the chairman of one of Austria 's bailed out banks, will become the country's new finance minister after the surprise resignation of Michael Spindelegger on Aug. 26. Schelling, 60, who has headed the association managing the Austrian social security system since 2009, was put forward by the conservative People's Party today, ... (more)

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Social Security, Personal Finance, People's Party (Spain), Heinz Fischer

Nerve News

Laidback Vienna is Indian honeymooner's paradise

New Delhi, Aug 31 - For Nidhi and Rohan Nanda, who have just tied the knot, choosing the perfect honeymoon destination was perhaps the toughest decision.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

Xinhuanet

Tom Cruise departs Vienna following Mission Impossible 5 filming

Hollywood movie star Tom Cruise has finished a one and a half week stay here for the filming of the latest installment of the Mission Impossible series in the Austrian capital.

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Switched

Here's How Charities Choose Which Celebrities To Work With

JULY 26: Lindsay Lohan attends 'Weisses Fest 2014' on July 26, 2014 in Linz, Austria.

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Reuters

New test may predict worker hearing loss

Not everyone exposed to high noise levels at work experiences hearing loss as a result, and a new study suggests a simple test can predict which workers will be affected.

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Cleveland.com

Cleveland Orchestra minding tradition and new rules on September tour of Europe

As it jets around Europe next month on a two-week international tour, the ensemble will execute a number of firsts and rarities, even as it offers music by Brahms and Widmann, two composers routinely charged with conventionalism.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

Newms360.com

Austrian company plans film on Bruce bluesman

A production company in Vienna, Austria, wants to make a documentary about 82-year-old blues and gospel musician Leo "Bud" Welch.

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TrekEarth

Hundertwasser Church

Die Stadtpfarrkirche "St.Barbara" Die Pfarrkirche wurde zwischen 1948-1952 von Karl Lebwohl erbaut.

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USA Today

U.S. levels new Iran sanctions as nuclear talks in limbo

The United States imposed a new round of sanctions on companies doing business with Iran Friday, alleging that they're helping Iran build its nuclear program, support terrorism and evade sanctions.

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Tribune-News

Patricia Lee 'Patsy' Freeland

On Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014, our beloved wife, mother, grandmother and sister, Patricia Lee Freeland, passed into Heaven.

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The Lebanon Daily News

Austrian SWAT team raids wrong apartment

Police official Josef Knoflach has confirmed a media report that a SWAT team that used a battering ram to bust into an apartment at daybreak and surround its sleeping tenant with guns drawn was actually meaning to target the neighboring dwelling.

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Newsday

Austrian SWAT team raids wrong apartment

In Mt. Sinai closed due to accident on CR-83/North Ocean Av SB between Rt-25a and Mt Sinai Coram Rd in Mount Sinai In Mt.

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Brandon Sun

Austrian police break down door, wake man at gunpoint - but oops, wrong apartment

Police official Josef Knoflach has confirmed a media report that a SWAT team that used a battering ram to bust into an apartment at daybreak and surround its sleeping tenant with guns drawn was actually meaning to target the neighbouring dwelling.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Daily Mail

suited and booted Tom Cruise films stunt scenes in Vienna for Mission Impossible 5

Second American confirmed killed for for ISIS in Syria: Father-of-nine dies fighting in same battle as militant rapper jihadi Deputy who killed former Napster COO after drifting into the bike lane while distracted by his laptop will NOT face charges because he was answering a work-related email There's no stopping him! A suited and booted Tom ... (more)

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