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4 hrs ago | Business Wire

PaR Systems, Inc. Opens New Subsidiary in Toulouse, France

The new facility, PaR Robotique SARL, opened on July 1, 2014, will provide European customers with the same high level of service and support PaR is recognized for worldwide. PaR Robotique SARL will serve a number of growing industries and product lines including Aerospace , Nuclear , Defense , Material Handling , Specialty Cranes and Industrial Automation .


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Tue Sep 16, 2014

United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

5774: For Europe's Jews, a year of upheaval and uncertainty

A laconic man who abhors hysteria, the president of France's CRIF umbrella of Jewish communities is not naturally inclined to emphasize his community's fear in public, preferring to underscore French Jewry's achievements and capacity to prosper despite recent hardships. But in a filmed interview posted this month on the CRIF website, Roger Cukierman was uncharacteristically candid in describing this summer as "a time of fear, which we shared with our Israeli brethren" who suffered weeks of bombardment from Hamas rockets.


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New Appointment to the Scientific Advisory Committee at Egenix, Inc.

Donald Fresne, President and CEO of Egenix, Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of Stephan Vagner, PhD to its Scientific Advisory Committee. Dr. Vagner, a graduate of the University of Toulouse, France, performed research at Embl Heidelberg, Germany, and at Inserm, the French institute of health and medical research.


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Mon Sep 15, 2014

Windsor Beacon

The 'world's strangest-looking airplane' turns 20

The Airbus A300-600ST, a transport aircraft often referred to as "the Beluga" for its uncanny resemblance to the whale of the same name, made its first-ever flight on Sept. 13, 1994.


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Rosetta comet mission aims for the J spot

The Rosetta mission has picked a destination on top of Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko for its Philae lander, mission managers announced today at European Space Agency headquarters in Paris. The area -- site "J" -- is near the top of the smaller lobe, or head, of the comet, which some have likened to the shape of a duck ever since the Rosetta spacecraft arrived at the comet on 6 August.


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The Times of Israel

Israelis warned of heightened security risks abroad

Bulgarian investigators stage a reenactment of the bus bombing in July 2012 that killed five Israeli tourists at the Burgas airport, on Friday, April 26, 2013. With the Jewish High Holidays approaching, Israel's Counter-Terrorism Bureau emphasized to travelers Monday the growing risk of attacks against Jewish targets in Western Europe by jihadists, including from the Lebanese Hezbollah group.


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Thu Sep 11, 2014

The Miami Herald

Europe's Jews under assault

Marlins catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia makes a wild throw to first in the Brewers' two-run seventh inning Wednesday night. Milwaukee beat Miami 4-1 to thwart the Marlins' playoff push.


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Tue Sep 09, 2014

Sys-Con Media

The Midi- Pyrenees Tourism Board Celebrates the Release of the Movie 'The Hundred-Foot Journey'

The campaign is the perfect opportunity to showcase a region most notable for its architectural heritage, majestic countryside, not to mention its world-class gastronomy, wines and spirits. Offering a journey of its own, the campaign walks readers through the best of what the region has to offer, revealing its charming medieval villages, like St-Antonin, Rocamadour, Cordes-sur-Ciel and St-Cirq-Lapopie as well as its imposing castles and fortresses with names like Castelnau, Monsegur and Najac.


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Mon Sep 08, 2014


La Source Trails - 10 Year Anniversary Jam

The La Source Trails in Toulouse, France recently threw an enormous jam to celebrate turning ten years old.


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The Times of Israel

'Brussels shooter planned massive attack in Paris'

Mehdi Nemmouche, the man who allegedly shot up the Brussels Jewish Museum earlier this year, killing four, reportedly plotted a large attack during Paris's Bastille Day celebrations. Based on the testimony of four French reporters who were kidnapped by the Islamic State and were held captive by Nemmouche, French daily Liberation reported Monday that the returned IS fighter planned "at least one attack in France, in the heart of Paris, which would be at least five times bigger than the attacks in Toulouse."

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Thu Sep 04, 2014


In the land of the Rising Sun ...

Bridge Japanese Garden Toulouse, Midi Pyrenees. "Located near the old rampart visible boulevard Armand Duportal, this garden is surprisingly exotic.


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Wed Sep 03, 2014


Cerenis Therapeutics, Inc. Receives European Medicines Agency Orphan...

Cerenis Therapeutics, Inc. Receives European Medicines Agency Orphan Drug Designations For CER-001 For The Treatment Of ApoA-I And ABCA-1 Deficiencies TOULOUSE, France & ANN ARBOR, Michigan-- --Cerenis Therapeutics, the biopharmaceutical company developing CER-001, an engineered human apoA-I-containing pre-beta HDL mimetic, for the treatment of ... (more)


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The tagline says Portland, OR - but the lab is actually at Freescale HQ in Austin, TX. -Don

Yes, the tagline just identifies where the reporter was when they wrote the story.


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Tue Sep 02, 2014


Airbus offers Poland joint ventures, no urgency in share stake

In December, the Polish government said it would consider buying a stake in Airbus Group, then known as EADS.


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Mon Sep 01, 2014

Daily Record

Brainbuster - " Make your brain tingle

This column originally ran in the Daily Record on Aug. 31, 2012. It seems hubby and I are spending a lot of time in the air lately, such as today.


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New Market Research Report: Actia Group - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

The company operates through divisions such as the Automotive Division, and the Telecom Division.


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Thu Aug 28, 2014

USA Today

First look at Qatar Airways' Airbus A350 XWB

First look at Qatar Airways' Airbus A350 XWB Qatar Airways is the launch customer for the Airbus A350 Xtra Wide Body aircraft.


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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Washington Times

Francea s Midi-Pyrenees region famous for its gastronomic specialties

Paris is the culinary mecca of France , but gastronomic delights are not limited to the capital.


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Toronto-wide rainbow, City Hall screaming booth part of this year's Nuit Blanche

The city of Toronto has announced the full lineup of installations for this year's Scotiabank Nuit Blanche.


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Mon Aug 25, 2014


Potential comet landing sites chosen

Europe's Rosetta mission, which aims to put a robot on Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko, has identified five potential locations for the touchdown.


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