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11 hrs ago | The Economist

The transformation of German politics

THE place to be on election nights these days in Germany is not inside the respective state parliament but at whatever restaurant the Alternative for Germany has rented that evening. So it was two weeks ago in Dresden , when Saxons voted and swept the Alternative, an anti-Euro and generally conservative party founded only last year, into its first state parliament.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

Star-Telegram.com

Anti-euro party eyes gains in German state votes

Elections in two German regions are expected to bring further success for an upstart anti-euro group and could bring the country its first state governor from an ex-communist party. The new Alternative for Germany, or AfD, party won its first seats in a state legislature last month.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Germany, Angela Merkel,

Fri Sep 12, 2014

Boston.com

Portraits with personality - and still lifes with it, too

August Sander is one of the supreme photographers in the history of the medium, and his "People of the 20th Century" may be the supreme photographic project. In it, he sought to provide a cross-section of German society through portraits of individuals he found representative of various professions and types.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

Fermanagh Today

Experience the hedonism and horror of Weimar Germany

Audiences can travel back to the fabulous yet troubling decadence of Weimar Germany for a new production of Cabaret at the MAC. The 1966 'concept musical' is perhaps best known for its 1972 film adaptation directed by Bill Fosse and starring Liza Minelli, but the original musical is said to be grittier, tougher, darker and even more seductive, a riot of dancing, abandon and liquor set in the Kit Kat Club - a glamorous, louche underworld of escape where life can be beautiful even as the world outside falls apart.

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Fermanagh Today

Experience the hedonism and horror of Weimar Germany

Audiences can travel back to the fabulous yet troubling decadence of Weimar Germany for a new production of Cabaret at the MAC. The 1966 'concept musical' is perhaps best known for its 1972 film adaptation directed by Bill Fosse and starring Liza Minelli, but the original musical is said to be grittier, tougher, darker and even more seductive, a riot of dancing, abandon and liquor set in the Kit Kat Club - a glamorous, louche underworld of escape where life can be beautiful even as the world outside falls apart.

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Fermanagh Today

Experience the hedonism and horror of Weimar Germany

Audiences can travel back to the fabulous yet troubling decadence of Weimar Germany for a new production of Cabaret at the MAC. The 1966 'concept musical' is perhaps best known for its 1972 film adaptation directed by Bill Fosse and starring Liza Minelli, but the original musical is said to be grittier, tougher, darker and even more seductive, a riot of dancing, abandon and liquor set in the Kit Kat Club - a glamorous, louche underworld of escape where life can be beautiful even as the world outside falls apart.

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Related Topix: World News, Germany,

Wed Sep 10, 2014

Dear Kitty

German official sabotage of nazi terrorism investigation

In mid-July, the Thuringia state parliamentary committee of inquiry into the series of murders by the far-right National Socialist Underground presented its final report. It raises serious allegations against the state security authorities.

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Fri Sep 05, 2014

Jalopnik

Would You Pay $4,500 For a 1977 Wartburg 353W?

A rose by any other name would smell as sweet. Thus avers Juliet in Shakespeare's tale of doomed love.

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Related Topix: World News, Germany, Autos

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Plastics News

Optical disc molder OEM getting into micromolding with acquisition of CDA

Optical disc replicator and molder Optical Experts Manufacturing Inc. of Charlotte, N.C., has expanded its core business and entered new high technology markets by acquiring a German company.

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EurekAlert!

Ready for mating at the right time

Rival male Mozambique tilapias in an aquarium: The dominant male defends the nest, an excavation in the sand he made with his mouth.

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Related Topix: World News, Portugal, Science, Ecology, Germany

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Courthouse News Service

Lost Copernicus First Edition Found Again

A first-edition copy of Copernicus' De Revolutionibus Orbium Coelestium , a major work in the history of science, believed to have been burned up in a 2004 fire, has been found again, among books waiting restoration.

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Mashable

Zara Pulls Kids' T-Shirt That Looks Like a Nazi Camp Uniform

The Spanish fashion retailer Zara apologized for and pulled a kids' T-shirt from its website on Wednesday after many on social media pointed out it strongly resembled a Nazi concentration camp uniform.

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Business Wire

Just Desserts Promotes Chef Terry Watson to Vice President of Culinary

This promotion recognizes Watson's contributions to the Just Desserts executive leadership team and expands her role to include consulting on new business development strategy and working with key retail customers on strategic product execution.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Bioinformatics

Effects of small particle numbers on long-term behaviour in discrete biochemical systems

Additionally, the observation of molecular crowding leads to the insight that even a high number of copies of species do not guarantee their interaction.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

The Telegraph

The haunting melodies of youth

The Yuva Music Festival 2014, a monumental undertaking that spanned 53 days, was the result of the extraordinary vision and dedication of Surendrenath Majumdar, who is the founder-director of the AME Academy of Musical Excellence.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Boxing Scene

Yoan Pablo Hernandez-Ola Afolabi Ordered By IBF

Venice, CA - OLA 'Kryptonite' AFOLABI has been named the mandatory challenger by the International Boxing Federation to cruiserweight world champion YOAN PABLO HERNANDEZ.

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Related Topix: Venice, CA, World News, Germany, Essex County, England, United Kingdom, Greater London County, England

Sun Aug 17, 2014

PR-inside.com

Market Report, "Otto Bock HealthCare GmbH - Medical Equipment - Deals ...

It is a group company of Otto Bock Holding GmbH & Co. KG. The company manufactures and distributes prosthetic and orthotic devices.

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Boxing Scene

Photos: Hernandez, Arslan Go To War at Messehalle Erfurt

Messehalle Erfurt, Erfurt, Germany - At almost 44 years, Firat Arslan came just two points short of accomplishing an enormous task - winning a major belt in the cruiserweight division at a record-breaking age.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Now Playing Onstage in Vermont - Week of 8/17/2014

A CHORUS LINE Weston Playhouse Theater 7/31-8/23/2014 This blockbuster musical provides stirring glimpses into the lives of a group of dancers auditioning for spots in a Broadway chorus line.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

Mirror.co.uk

Who is in Celebrity Big Brother 2014? See the contestants, show plans and more

There's less than 48 hours to go until the start of this year's show - and a whole raft of new names have emerged The VIP makeover of the Big Brother house continues as producers revamp the building for the start of CBB on Monday night.

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