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Zurich, Switzerland News

Local news for Zurich, Switzerland continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

17 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press

AC/DC retirement rumors swirl amid health concerns

The rumor mill is in high gear, saying that AC/DC may not be back at all this year, or any year,... Brian Johnson, lead singer of Australian rock band AC/DC, performs during a concert at the Hallestadion in Zurich, Switzerland, in this April 6, 2009 file photo.

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19 hrs ago | Scientific American

Sperm RNA Carries Marks of Trauma

Mice exposed to stress have male offspring that show depressive behavior across three generations.

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Related Topix: Depression, Health, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, Switzerland, World News

20 hrs ago | Insurance Journal West

Best Upgrades Ratings for Most ACE Limited Subsidiaries; Outlooks Stable

A.M. Best has upgraded the financial strength rating to 'A++' from 'A+' and the issuer credit ratings to "aa+" from "aa" of the North American property/casualty subsidiaries of ACE Limited, which is based in Zurich, Switzerland, as well as its ratings for ACE Bermuda Insurance Ltd., ACE Tempest Reinsurance Ltd., and the members of the ACE American ... (more)

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Yesterday | The Harbor Times Soup

Thomaston | $49,000

High and dry 1.59 acre elevated building site with many conditional uses inculding Business office,restaurant,service business,repair service, day-care center,etc.Great road front exposure, located just off busy Route One between Thomaston and Rockland.

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Yesterday | Nerve News

Sperm may deliver stress too

Your dad did not just pass his qualities via genes in you. He may have actually passed some stress too! A research reveals that stress alters the expression of small RNAs in sperms and leads to depressive behaviours in later generations.

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Related Topix: Switzerland, World News

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Mass Transit

FL: Search Goes on For Faster Bus Service to TIA

April 13--TAMPA -- Tampa International Airport CEO Joe Lopano first used his oft-repeated one-liner about his desire for enhanced airport bus service more than a year ago.

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Related Topix: Tampa, FL, Switzerland, World News, Hillsborough County, FL

Electroindustry

NEMA Industry Director William Hoyt Named Co-Chair of Motor Summit 2014

William Hoyt has been named co-chair of Motor Summit 2014, which will be held October 7-9, 2014, in Zurich, Switzerland.

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Related Topix: Switzerland, World News

Sun Apr 13, 2014

The Florida Times-Union

Golden Years: Anniversary celebrations

Dottie and Ronald Sanders celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with a family dinner.

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Related Topix: Jacksonville, FL, Switzerland, World News, Austria, Entertainment

Fri Apr 11, 2014

River Front Times

The Ten Best Concerts in St. Louis This Weekend: April 11 to 13

Happy weekend, everyone! In this edition of our weekend best bets, we talk about an experimental pop act from Switzerland, I Went To a Show.com's latest showcase, the Little Big Bangs vinyl release show and much more.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

New Scientist

Command a glowing robot horde to do your bidding

Now's your chance to make other Earthlings quail. Platoons of palm-sized glowing robots stand ready to obey your every gesture.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Robots, Switzerland, World News

Lexington County Chronicle

An angel of mercy comes to our rescue

Be careful what you do with your most prized possessions MacLeod and Jerry Bellune are spending their children's inheritance and enjoying every minute of it.

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Related Topix: Travel, Europe Travel, Switzerland Travel, Switzerland, World News

Wed Apr 09, 2014

Albany Times Union

Afghan who shot AP journalists said to be pious

In this Aug. 27, 2013 file photo, Associated Press photographer Anja Niedringhaus, right, and AP journalist Kathy Gannon, are pictured during a visit to the photo agency Keystone in Zurich, Switzerland.

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The Washington Post

Afghan who shot AP journalists said to be pious

In this Aug. 27, 2013 file photo, Associated Press photographer Anja Niedringhaus, right, and AP journalist Kathy Gannon, are pictured during a visit to the photo agency Keystone in Zurich, Switzerland.

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Townhall

Switzerland Points Way to Fully Homogenized Society

Walking the streets of Zurich, Switzerland, one might stumble upon the following ad for an apartment: "1BR/1BA: No smoking, drinking, loud music, electricity, Facebooking, selfies, text messaging , deodorant, hair spray, perfume or cologne, fast food, guns, things that look like guns, things that don't look like guns that could be made to look like ... (more)

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Related Topix: Switzerland, World News, Smoking, Health, Medicine, Electronics, Cell Phones, Cellphones, iPhone, New York, NY, Opinion

Tue Apr 08, 2014

Mi2n

Independent RockStar Marty McKay New Release On April 8th

The Seven Deadly Sins, there is not a person who shouldn`t know what they are. There is pride, envy, gluttony, lust, anger, greed, sloth, and then there is a native Zurich Switzerland based singer that goes by the name of Marty McKay that embodies the essence of what a true independent rock star is with the upcoming April 8th release of his ... (more)

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Capital Weekly

31 Stonewood Road 31

Are you or a senior family member ready for a 'Carefree' Maine Lifestyle? This sunny & well cared for cottage offers 1st floor living, 4 season sunroom,private deck,master suite.Low monthly fees include property taxes,water,sewer,lawn,snow & trash removal Mike Garrigan and his wife relocated to Maine from Naples, Florida in the summer of 2000.

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Related Topix: Mike Garrigan, Alternative, Switzerland, World News, Florida State University, Thomaston, ME

ContactMusic.com

Josephine Foster Announces Spring Summer 2014 European Tour Dates

The wonderful singer-songwriter Josephine Foster breathes new life into this old world: her many albums are celebrations of myth making, with ancient and modern images, themes, incidents and characters coursing through the songs beautiful realised narratives.

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Related Topix: France, World News, Germany, Switzerland,

Daily Mail

Photographer Jun Ahn perches on skyscrapers around the world for extreme self-portraits

With her legs dangling over the edge of skyscrapers in cities across the world, a photographer is going to extreme lengths to capture extreme images.

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Related Topix: South Korea, World News, Switzerland, Photography, Arts, Travel

Mon Apr 07, 2014

Reuters

Business-News-Schedule at 1230 GMT / 8.30 Am Et

PARIS/ZURICH - Switzerland's Holcim unveils a deal to buy France's Lafarge to create the world's biggest cement maker, with $44 billion of annual sales, and spark a raft of asset sales worldwide to steer it through antitrust rules.

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Related Topix: Switzerland, France, Europe

Sun Apr 06, 2014

New York Daily News

Swiss apartment bans perfume, cell phones and smoking

The $6.9 million building in Zurich, Switzerland, houses 15-units and is for people with Multiple Chemical Sensitivity.

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Related Topix: Switzerland, World News, Smoking, Medicine, Health

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