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9 hrs ago | Politico

What it means to be a high nation

Early this summer Pharrell Williams, the American singer-songwriter, appeared slightly inebriated on stage at the North Sea Festival in Rotterdam and joyously confessed that he had downed a few shots beforehand.


Related Topix: Netherlands, Europe, World News, Drugs,

Madden 15 Gameplay! (So Much Rage!!)

This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose

Watch A Tortoise Chase Down A Remote-Controlled Truck With ALL ITS MIGHT

Police Fatally Shoot Another Black Male Near Ferguson

Sun Aug 10, 2014


PM to discuss 'delivering justice'

Prime Minister Tony Abbott will hold high level talks with his Dutch counterpart and military officials in the Netherlands on how the "murderers" who shot down Malaysia Airlines flight 17 can best be brought to justice.


Related Topix: Netherlands, Europe, World News, Australia, Oceania

Thu Aug 07, 2014


100 years ago: The Netherlands during WWI

The Netherlands remained neutral throughout the war. Despite this, the conflict still had a powerful impact on the country as it was surrounded by nations at war.


Related Topix: Netherlands, Europe, World News, Travel, Netherlands Travel, Europe Travel, France,

Mental Help Net

Study Confirms Lasting Drop in Prostate Cancer Death With PSA

Prostate-specific antigen screening is associated with a lasting reduction in prostate cancer mortality, with increased effect at 13 years compared with nine or 11 years, according to a study published online Aug. 7 in The Lancet .


Related Topix: Prostate Cancer, Health, Netherlands, World News

Tue Aug 05, 2014

Cult of Mac Blog

New Apple Store in the Netherlands will have a 360A Genius Bar

This will be the third Apple Store to open in the Netherlands, with previous retail outfits opening in Amsterdam and Haarlem.


Related Topix: Netherlands, Europe, World News,

TeleGeography CommsUpdate

T-Mobile's Dutch unit sticks by 80% LTE coverage target

By that date T-Mobile NL intends to blanket the 20 biggest urban areas of the country with its 4G signal, including Amsterdam, Rotterdam, The Hague, Breda, Heerlen and Groningen.


Related Topix: Netherlands, Europe, World News,

Mon Aug 04, 2014

PE Hub

Sun Capital completes sale of Emerald Performance Materials

Sun Capital Partners has completed the sale of Emerald Performance Materials , a specialty chemical maker.


Related Topix: Cuyahoga Falls, OH, Netherlands, World News

Fri Aug 01, 2014

Financial Times

A sleek new hub for Rotterdam

On May 14 1940 the face of the Dutch port of Rotterdam changed forever: an aerial bombardment by the Luftwaffe destroyed almost all the medieval heart of the city, leaving close to 900 people dead.


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

Business Wire

Affiliate of Sun Capital Partners, Inc. Completes Sale of Emerald Performance Materials

Headquartered in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, Emerald serves a wide range of attractive, multi-billion dollar endmarkets, many of which are recession-resistant or on strong growth trajectories, such as flavors & fragrances, food & beverage, personal and household care, composites, structural adhesives, coatings, and flooring, among others.


Related Topix: Cuyahoga Falls, OH, Netherlands, World News

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Merced Sun-Star

The Dutch grieve in silence

When you've got a total population of 16 million crammed into a country smaller than 41 of our states, everyone is within a couple of degrees of separation of everyone else.


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Wed Jul 23, 2014


Malaysia Flight 17: The Unique Way the Dutch Mourn

The convoy of hearses carrying coffins containing the remains of victims of the downed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 arrives at the Korporaal van Oudheusden Kazerne in front a crowd of people lined up along the road, on July 23, 2014 in Hilversum, the Netherlands.


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Tue Jul 22, 2014


Le Sueur-based Davisco sold to Canadian dairy cooperative

The acquisition includes three Davisco cheese-processing factories in Le Sueur; Jerome, Idaho; and Lake Norden, S.D. It also includes an ingredients plant in Nicollet, a Friendly Confines Cheese Shoppe in Le Sueur and sales offices in Eden Prairie; Shanghai, China; Singapore; and Geneva, Switzerland; and distribution centers in Rotterdam, ... (more)


Related Topix: Le Sueur, MN, Nicollet, MN, Eden Prairie, MN, World News, China, Netherlands,

Mon Jul 21, 2014


17 Years After Spill, Lego Keep Washing Up on the English Coast

The container ship Tokio Express was en route from Rotterdam, Netherlands to New York City in 1997 when a gigantic wave collided with it 20 miles west of Cornwall, England.


Related Topix: Netherlands, World News, United Kingdom, Cornwall and Isles of Scilly County, England