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3 hrs ago | Redlands Daily Facts

Peruvian nurse cares for 175 felines in cat hospice

LIMA, Peru >> At her job, Maria Torero cares for sick human beings. At home, she lavishes love on slowly dying cats - 175 of them at last count.

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Behind The Killcams - 2 PIECE HITMARKER

This Woman Looks Like She's Wearing Makeup. She's Not.

Critics Slam 'Ice Bucket Challenge' as 'Slacktivism' and 'Stunt Philanthropy'

Should the U.S. Capitol Have a POW/MIA Memorial?

18 hrs ago | BBC News

Day in pictures: 19 August 2014

Nine-year-old Gianpierre somersaults at a traffic junction in the San Borja district in Lima, Peru.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

The Washington Post

Fighting gold fever, with military force

They put explosives beneath the miners' hammocks and in the outdoor kitchen, where potatoes were still hot on the stove.

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Reuters

Cosmonauts head outside space station for satellite launch, research

A pair of Russian cosmonauts began their workweek on Monday floating outside the International Space Station to toss out a small satellite for a university in Peru, install science experiments and tackle some housekeeping chores.

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Deseret News

Angel Moroni statues placed atop 2 LDS temples in Argentina and Peru

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints added Angel Moroni statues to the Cordoba Argentina Temple and the Trujillo Peru Temple last week.

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Deseret News

Angel Moroni statues placed atop 2 LDS temples

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints added Angel Moroni statues to the Cordoba Argentina Temple and the Trujillo Peru Temple last week.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

Knoxville News Sentinel

Knoxville grandparents lose $3,600 in scam Faced with the prospect of ...

Flash Flood Warning issued August 17 at 5:23PM EDT expiring August 17 at 7:30PM EDT in effect for: Carroll, Gibson, Weakley Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued August 17 at 5:18PM EDT expiring August 17 at 6:00PM EDT in effect for: Carroll, Gibson, Weakley Flash Flood Warning issued August 17 at 4:45PM EDT expiring August 17 at 6:15PM EDT in effect ... (more)

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PR-inside.com

Leading Mine Water Specialists and Water Treatment Experts to Shake Hands in Peru

For the third consecutive year, Fleming Gulf Conferences will be hosting the LatAm Mine Water Conference, offering participants comprehensive networking opportunities and key industry insights from regional experts.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

Metro UK News

Lion attacks teacher during circus performance as students watch in horror

Schoolchildren on a day out at the circus were left horrified when their teacher entered the lion's enclosure to prove the animal wasn't aggressive - and was savagely attacked before their eyes.

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Daily Kos

This week in science: that's our story and we're sticking to it

Keep in mind, the original impetus for the anti-vaccine movement was concern over child-brain development and substances found in common vaccines given to kids.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Bangkok Post

Laughing matter: 'Patch Adams' brings...

Bubbling with optimism and energy, the US physician who was the inspiration for the Robin Williams film "Patch Adams" will do anything to elicit a soothing laugh.

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Packer

Camposol second quarter sales soar

Rising avocado sales and solid asparagus prices were the key drivers for a 55% increase in sales during the second quarter for Camposol Holding Ltd., Lima, Peru.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

Reuters

Peru hopes to revive Bear Creek mine, avoid legal battle

The Peruvian government said on Thursday it hopes to ease local opposition to Canadian miner Bear Creek's stalled Santa Ana silver mine and avoid a costly legal battle with the company.

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Fox News

'Peruvian Schindler' goes to Hollywood

Without a dab of Jewish blood in her veins, born and raised thousands of miles away in Lima, Peru, this bank clerk and occasional babysitter gave her life to save hundreds of lives in France during World War II.

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CiteULike

Seasonal Variations in the Equatorial Thermospheric Wind Measured at Arequipa, Peru

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Fodor's

7 Reasons to Visit Cusco, Peru

Perched at a catch-your-breath elevation of 11,200 feet, Cusco is often seen as the gateway to the 15th-century Incan site of Machu Picchu , not to mention a convenient base with an airport and comfortable hotels.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

Daily Kos

The Need for Clear Demands at the Peoples' Climate March

In New York City on September 21st, a major climate march is planned. It will take place two days before UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon's UN Climate Summit-a one-day closed door session where the world's "leaders" will discuss "ambitions" for the upcoming climate conference in Lima Peru.

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Seeking Alpha

Fortuna Silver Mines' (FSM) CEO Jorge Ganoza on Q2 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Greetings and welcome to the Fortuna Silver Mines' Second Quarter 2014 Earnings Conference Call.

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Men's Journal

Lima, Peru: South America's Food Capital

Nine million people live in Lima, making it one of the biggest cities in the Americas, though tourists usually bypass it for the Andes, the Amazon rainforest, or the dizzying ruins of Machu Picchu.

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Boise Weekly

Religious Vision

In a space about the size of a studio apartment, the Northwest Science Museum Vision Center accommodates a life-size plaster cast mastodon skull that rests in the middle of the room.

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