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3 hrs ago | Weyburn This Week

Syria is to hold presidential election on June 3, parliament speakers says

Syria's state-run media say a pair of mortar shells hit near the parliament building in central Damascus, killing five people.


Related Topix: Syria, World News, Middle East, Syrian

7 hrs ago | Hollywood Reporter

Coachella 2014: Arcade Fire Set Features 'Daft Punk' Surprise

Coachella 2014 has featured a slew of unannounced guests over its two-weekend bow, but perhaps the biggest surprise of all came on Sunday night as Arcade Fire performed its headlining slot.


Related Topix: Dance, Pop/Rock, Daft Punk

Sun Apr 20, 2014

Lexington Herald-Leader

Tom Eblen: Lexington man solved 'big problem' with IBM Selectric Typewriter

This IBM promotional photo shows a secretary using MT/ST in 1964, when it was a revolutionary tool, the first electronic word processor of sorts.


Related Topix: Lexington, KY, Magnetic

Daily Kos

Netroots Radio Presents: "Crow Blood Blues"

I'm Special Agent DJ Justice ; Radio Host and Program Director for Netroots; and I'm manning the dials, spinning the discs, warbling the woofers, putting a slip in your hip and a trip to your hop.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The White Stripes, Blues, Tom Waits, Thievery Corporation, Prison, Watches

Naples Daily News

The week ahead in state and local government: April 21 to April 25

Here's a look at some of the events and major state and Southwest Florida government meetings that could generate news reports in the coming week: a- Collier County schools will continue administering the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test this week.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Trey Radel, Florida, Collier County, FL, Bonita Springs, FL, Strategy, Lee County, FL

The Columbus Dispatch

More of Ohio's GOP legislators face primary foes from right

Fueled by issues including Common Core education standards, Medicaid expansion and stricter abortion limits, a large number of conservative challengers have emerged this year in Franklin County and across Ohio to take on Republican state legislators.


Related Topix: Ohio, Healthcare Law, Law, Abortion, Franklin County, OH, Hilliard, OH, Gonzales


Australia sees 'regroup' on Malaysian plane search in a few days

A fast response craft from Australian Defence Vessel Ocean Shield tows Able Seaman Clearance Diver Michael Arnold as he searches the ocean for debris in the search zone in the southern Indian Ocean for the missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 in this picture released by the Australian Defence Force April 8, 2014.


Related Topix: Vessel, US Military, US Navy, US News, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777


Malaysia Discusses Financial Support for MH370 Family Members

Feng Zhishang cries as family members mark the birthday of his son Feng Dong, a passenger on board the Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 at a hotel where relatives gather to wait for news of the missing plane in Beijing, China, Tuesday, April 8, 2014.


Related Topix: World News, China, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing 777, Malaysia, Vessel, US Navy, US News, US Military

Weyburn This Week

Manitoba doesn't have right to know about apprehended kids on reserves: chiefs

Manitoba's top aboriginal leaders say the province doesn't have the right to know about or track children seized by child welfare agencies on reserves.


Related Topix: Manitoba, Kids, Family

Will BJP send Advani to Pakistan, asks Congress

New Delhi, Apr 20: After BJP leader Giriraj Singh said those opposing Narendra Modi will be sent to Pakistan, the Congress Sunday wondered if the party would also send L.K. Advani and some other leaders to the neighbouring country.


Related Topix: World News, India, 9,

KNEK-FM Lafayette

Pharrell's "Happy" Tops Four Million Mark, Outsells "Get Lucky"

In 2013, Pharrell Williams was responsible for one of the biggest, most unescapable hits of the year: "Get Lucky," his collaboration with Daft Punk.


Related Topix: Dance, Pop/Rock, Daft Punk

Customer Interaction Solutions

Kyrgyzstan to introduce e-government strategy [Times of Central Asia]

A roundtable last week discussed the final draft of the Strategy for e-Government introduction in the Kyrgyz Republic for 2014-2017 and the Action Plan for its implementation.


Related Topix: Asia, World News, Kyrgyzstan, Strategy

Sat Apr 19, 2014


Magnetic, structural, and electronic properties of the multiferroic...

Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter , Vol. 26, No. 8. , 086001, doi:10.1088/0953-8984/26/8/086001 We report electron spin resonance , Raman scattering, and interband absorption measurements of the multiferroic FeTe 2 O 5 Br with two successive magnetic transitions at T N1 = 11.0 K and T N2 = 10.5 K. ESR measurements show all characteristics of a ... (more)


Related Topix: Magnetic, Physics, Science

Bucket List Adventure: See Chattanooga's Rock City

Travel with Bennett-Watt and discover Chattanooga in Tennessee, a community boasting the Tennessee Aquarium, the biggest Aquarium in the world, and the Incline Lift up Lookout Mountain.


Related Topix: Chattanooga, TN, List, Lookout Mountain, TN, Home Gardening, Home

In photos: Coachella day 1, week 2 with Ellie Goulding, HAIM, The Knife & more

The first day of the second week of the Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival kicked off on April 19, 2014 at the Polo Grounds in Indio, CA.


Related Topix: The Knife, Indio, CA, Pop/Rock, The Replacements, Billie Joe Armstrong, Green Day, Punk, Paul Westerberg


7 Tips to Help Adults with ADHD Stay Organized

Often the hardest part of organization for adults with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder isn't getting organized, it's staying organized, write Abigail Levrini, Ph.D, and Frances Prevatt, Ph.D, in their book Succeeding with Adult ADHD: Daily Strategies to Help You Achieve Your Goals and Manage Your Life.


Related Topix: Medicine, ADHD, Health

Hispanic Business

Iranian Researchers Present New Model to Strengthen Superconductivity at Higher Temperatures

The idea can be used in the production of various electronic nano-pieces in electronics and communications industries.


Related Topix: Iran, Basic, World News,

News 4 Jax

Giving Shannon a voice of her own

More than half a million children under age 15 has a severe communication disorder impairing their ability to speak or communicate with others.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, Dupont, Audiology, Medicine

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Dallas Morning News

Growing numbers of consumers embrace mobile banking

Last year, 74,000 consumers a day began using mobile banking services such as paying bills and making balance inquiries and transfers, according to Javelin Strategy & Research.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, CPU, Strategy

WBAL-TV Baltimore

They're opening your tax returns

There will be hundreds of thousands of paper tax returns mailed to the state, many of which are from people who owe the state money.


Related Topix: Tax, The End