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

4 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

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.

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9 hrs ago | WJZW-FM Washington

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.

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Related Topix: Switzerland, World News, Snoqualmie, WA

13 hrs ago | Denver Post

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.

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Related Topix: Switzerland, World News, Europe, United Kingdom

13 hrs ago | Business Journal

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.

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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.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Newsday

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.

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The Harbor Times Soup

9 Oliver Woods South

Newly renovated and updated home on a spacious .36 acre in-town lot just minutes to shopping and downtown on a quiet cul-de-sac.

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Agri Marketing

Noble Foundation Names New Director Of Its Forage Improvement Division

NOBLE FOUNDATION NAMES NEW DIRECTOR OF ITS FORAGE IMPROVEMENT DIVISION Jul. 21, 2014 Source: Noble Foundation news release The Noble Foundation Board of Trustees has approved the promotion and appointment of Professor Zengyu Wang, Ph.D., to senior vice president and director of the Forage Improvement Division.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Switzerland

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Pam's House Blend

Late, Late Night FDL: It's All Over Now

Johnny Winter, a legendary blues guitarist, was found dead in his hotel in Zurich, Switzerland on Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Switzerland, World News, Beaumont, TX

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Stereophile

Johnny Winter

It's been an exceedingly tough week for music deaths: Maestro Lorin Maazel, the last survivor of America's greatest punk band, Tommy Ramone, unforgettable Broadway singer and actress Elaine Stritch and now the great Johnny Winter who died on Wednesday in Zurich, Switzerland at the age of 70. Nearly cross-eyed and impossibly skinny even as a kid, ... (more)

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Related Topix: Blues, Johnny Winter, Drama Movies, September, Elaine Stritch, Switzerland, World News, Beaumont, TX

The Two River Times

7/18 - Music Icon's Death has Local Implications

Blues-rock musician Johnny Winter, who died on Wednesday in Zurich, Switzerland, was expected to appear with his brother, Edgar, on Aug. 3, as part of the Count Basie Theatre's "Appetite" culinary arts festival.

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Examiner.com

Johnny Winter: An appreciation

Blues guitar great Johnny Winter was set to begin a U.S. tour next month when he was found dead in his hotel room Wednesday near Zurich, Switzerland.

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Fox News

Your food packaging contains 154 hazardous chemicals-- and it's completely legal

Knowing what your food is in might be as big of a deal as knowing what's in it: The foils, cans, boxes, and wrappers that house your eats continuously release low levels of synthetic chemicals into your food, says a new study in Food Additives and Contaminants.

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Laboratory Network .com

High Throughput Screening Of Novel Protein Therapeutics

Integrating an INTEGRA VIAFLO 96 multichannel pipette into their high throughput expression facility has enabled Molecular Partners to streamline the discovery and development of a novel class of targeted protein therapeutics termed DARPins.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Chicago Jewish Community

The Return

Driving to our family friend's house, my heart felt heavy. The green fields rolled and rolled in the distance, and the cloudless blue, hazy sky stretched into the yonder.

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Related Topix: Home Listing, Home, Switzerland, World News

Commercial Dispatch

Slimantics: Losing an old friend

On of my Facebook friends died Wednesday. Maybe you've heard of him. His name was John Dawson Winter III.

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Redwood Times

Blues legend Johnny Winter dies at 70 in Zurich

In this Friday, June 19, 2009 file photo, Johnny Winter plays during the Canton Blues Festival 2009 in downtown Canton, Ohio.

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KRMG-AM Tulsa

Blues legend Johnny Winter dies at 70 in Zurich

In this Friday, June 19, 2009 file photo, Johnny Winter plays during the Canton Blues Festival 2009 in downtown Canton, Ohio.

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Examiner.com

Johnny Winter Dead at 70: 'The Blues' & 'Rock and Roll' Will Never Be The Same

Johnny Winter is acknowledged worldwide as a legendary blues artist, but he also holds the title of American rock 'n' roll hero.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Free Republic

Vanity--word spreading of passing of Johnny Winter

Via blues show host Holly Harris: "Very sadly we are hearing that Johnny Winter passed away today in Zurich, Switzerland while on tour.

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