Meet Uzi Farooq, captain of the Detroit soccer squad bound for Homeless World Cup competition in NYC
Team captain, Uzi Farooq, poses for a photo at a press conference on Tuesday, July 29 at the NSO Bell building gymnasium.
Meet Shane Hardmon, member of the Detroit soccer squad bound for...
Shane Hardemon, player for Team Resilience poses for a photo at a press conference on Tuesday, July 29 at the NSO Bell building gymnasium.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
How sweet it is
A family of six nucleotide sugar transporters never before described have been characterized in Arabidopsis , a model plant for research in advanced biofuels.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Program helps English learners catch up
The halls of John Jacob Astor Elementary School overflow with tiny chairs, desks, tables and other classroom furniture.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Video: Dog resuscitated after being rescued from fire in Chile
Neela Debnath is a member of the Independent's Online editorial team. She has an MA in Journalism from Brunel University.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Chilean Firefighters Revive Dog After It Succumbs to Smoke in Fire
Firefighters battling an apartment blaze in Santiago, Chile Monday left no man or dog behind.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
In Pictures, Worldwide Protests Against Israeli Military Action in Gaza
Pro-Palestinian demonstrators marched through the streets of Paris over the weekend to rally against Israel's invasion of Gaza, defying a ban on pro-Palestinian protests.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Listen to Ben Falandays' Basic Instructions Before Leaving Earth
Folk artist Ben Falandays sounds like a pro, which is pretty incredible given the fact that he's very young.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Photo of the week winner: Austral Pygmy-Owl
Congratulations to Walter Baliero of Santiago, Chile. He won our Photo of the Week Contest for May and June with his picture of an Austral Pygmy-Owl.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
St. Petersburg Times
Buckhorn, Kriseman leading trade mission to Chile
St. Petersburg Mayor Rick Kriseman and Tampa Mayor Bob Buckhorn will be among the local elected officials leading a trade mission to Santiago, Chile, later this year.
National Public Radio
A Sax Trio Taps Tradition While Thriving In The Present
Melissa Aldana, who became the first female instrumentalist and first South American musician to win the Thelonious Monk International Jazz Saxophone Competition last fall, is not the average talent-contest winner.
Kenneth Frampton Announces Seven Finalists for Mies Crown Hall Americas Prize
Kenneth Frampton, president of the jury for the inaugural Mies Crown Hall Americas Prize , named seven finalists for the award at an event in Santiago, Chile last week.
Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings
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Hyatt Place Santiago/Vitacura Opens in Chile
The opening marks the second Hyatt-branded hotel in Santiago and introduces the Hyatt Place brand to Chile and the South American continent.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
Twin Cities Daily Planet
Everything clicked: 2014 Twin Cities Jazz Festival review
"I'm glad we didn't go to the park. We're stuck in here together," Dianne Reeves said at the end of her scorching hot set inside the Amsterdam Bar and Hall on Saturday night, June 28, to close the 16th annual Twin Cities Jazz Festival in St.Paul.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
The Charlotte Observer
Virtual Neruda walks streets of Chile's capital
This Feb. 14, 1952 file photo shows Chilean poet Pablo Neruda in Capri, Italy. Forty years after his death, Pablo Neruda once again was writing and reciting love poems and he walked through Santiago's streets to the admiring gazes of Chileans - virtually, that is.
Mysterious 'Toynbee tiles' dot the streets of Cleveland, other major cities
Crossing West Third Street where it meets West Prospect Avenue near Tower City, passersby might miss a cryptic, vaguely ominous message embedded in the asphalt.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Record-Size Swimming Pools Come to the U.S. for the First Time
The manufacturer of the world's largest artificial swimming pools, Santiago, Chile-based Crystal Lagoons, has announced plans to build its massive recreational lagoons in the United States.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Curry & Co. hires general manager
Curry Fruit Chile SA's import and export Chilean Fruit Program's new general manager is Boris Manz.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Does obesity increase early postoperative complications after laparoscopic colorectal surgery?
This month's issue of Surgical Endoscopy compares postoperative complication rates between obese and nonobese patients undergoing laparoscopic colorectal surgery.