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Selective logging takes its toll on mammals, amphibians
The selective logging of trees in otherwise intact tropical forests can take a serious toll on the number of animal species living there.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Glucose control in intensive care: usability, efficacy and safety of...
The Space GlucoseControl system is a nurse-driven, computer-assisted device for glycemic control combining infusion pumps with the enhanced Model Predictive Control algorithm .
The many facets of Johnny Winter
In the midst of the 1960s British invasion of blues-based artists such as Eric Clapton and even the Beatles, Johnny Winter was probably the first American blues artist I followed, until I discovered Chess Records by going to school outside of Chicago.
The Beaumont Enterprise
Swiss bank UBS settles German case as profits rise
The April 24, 2014 file photo shows the logo of Swiss bank UBS and the Swiss flag in Zurich, Switzerland.
Trend Hunter Magazine
Inflatable Vegetables - Artist Tobias Stierli Helps Vegetarian...
Hiltl is a vegetarian restaurant located in Zurich, Switzerland, that is opening a new location by lakeside resorts; to celebrate, a series of inflatable vegetables have been created.
Digital Game Developer
CM First Presents Technical Information in France, Switzerland,...
Following on the success of the CA Plex Games in Austin, TX in June, CM First is bringing the modernization story to Europe.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Tanzania: BoT Clears Habib African Bank of Money Laundering
LOCALLY registered Habib African Bank Limited has no direct links with Habib Bank AG Zurich of Switzerland, which was fined 525,000 pounds sterling by Financial Service Authority of UK for engaging in money laundering.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Slammed Florida ratepayers rip Citizens Property spending as 'outrageous'
TALLAHASSEE — Tough rules imposed by Florida’s insurer of last resort are slamming thousands, including a 97-year-old widow losing coverage entirely, but customers see hardball tactics for them and a relaxed attitude for globetrotting brass at state-run Citizens Property Insurance Corp. The company’s chairman paid back travel costs ... (more)
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Tom and Monica Abrahamsen recently celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary at the Mauna Kea Resort Hotel in Kamuela, Hawaii.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Thomaston | $115,000
Unique opportunity on one of Thomaston's prettiest Streets. This charming garden cottage sits well off the street with expansive views of fields & harbor.
FIFA rejects calls to strip Russia of 2018 World Cup
ZURICH, Switzerland - The Associated Press FIFA has rejected calls to move the 2018 World Cup from Russia, saying the tournament "can achieve positive change."
Los Angeles Times
Moment of Friday: Hans Ulrich Obrist talks Instagram and poetry
Curator Hans Ulrich Obrist will be in L.A. this weekend to talk about art and Instagram at the Million Dollar Theatre.
Frederique Constant Introduces Vintage Rally Healey 24H Watch
Press Release: Power. Precision engineering. Passion. These very words alone can stir the imagination and call to mind visions of marvelous machinery; motorcars with roaring engines and sleek styling.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Genesee concert will be tribute to late Johnny Winter
Next month's Rock N' Blues Fest concert at the Genesee Theatre has been renamed and reconfigured as "A Tribute to Johnny Winter" to serve as a musical memorial to the late American guitarist.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Music Review: Cabaret Voltaire - '#7885 Electropunk to Technopop'
The new Cabaret Voltaire compilation, #7885 Electropunk to Technopop, marks the first time that the band's early Rough Trade and later Some Bizarre/Virgin recordings have appeared on the same collection.
2014 Rock'n'Blues Fest Tour to Continue in Homage to the Late Johnny Winter
Before his sudden death on July 16 while on tour in Zurich, Switzerland, blues guitar legend Johnny Winter had been scheduled to hit the road next week with his brother Edgar and other stars for a new edition of the annual Rock'n'Blues Fest tour.
Americans aplenty as UK's Booker Prize goes global
In this April 11, 2008, file photo, U.S. writer Siri Hustvedt answers questions during a reading in Zurich, Switzerland.
How many Houstonians are really millionaires?
Americans are notoriously poor at estimating how many millionaires live in this country, and how much wealth different groups of people have accumulated, generally.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
The Beaumont Enterprise
Credit Suisse in steep loss after US tax case
Brady Dougan, CEO of Swiss Bank Credit Suisse, speaks during a press conference of the bank in Zurich, Switzerland, Tuesday, July 22, 2014.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Edgar Winter sets tribute to brother Johnny at NYCB Theatre at Westbury
Guitarist Johnny Winter performs at the XII Jazz Festival in Valencia's Palau de la Musica on July 19, 2008.