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  1. Quantifying the value of "international" educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Examiner.com

    In late November, the U.S. Department of State held the 15th annual International Education Week . The theme, "International Education for Everyone", served as an umbrella under which the Department held roundtable talks, keynote speeches and events.

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  2. Middle School Scholarship Challenge from EdX and Jack Kent Cooke FoundationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Examiner.com

    The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation and edX today announced a scholarship challenge for advanced middle school students. Every eligible seventh grade student who successfully completes one of the five selected edX courses will secure a semi-finalist position in the prestigious Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Young Scholars Program.

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  3. Celebrate with rocker Sarah Blacker at her Birthday Show at Club Passim Jan 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Examiner.com

    These guitar licks really get under your skin, stick in your head and bring out the guitar hero in everyone. Welcome to WatchMojo, and today we're counting down our picks for the top 10 guitar riffs of all time.

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  4. Joe Walsh performs in Cambridge at the Cantab Lounge January 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 | Examiner.com

    Mandolin extraordinaire Joe Walsh visits Cantab Lounge this Tuesday January 13. Hailing from Minnesota, Walsh attended the Berklee College of Music as its first student with a principal instrument of the mandolin. Walsh lives in Portland Maine, and travels around the globe and has collaborated with legendary singer-songwriter Jonathan Edwards.

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  5. Earth near twins: Proof of life outside Earth? Water possible in planets near usRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | Examiner.com

    While the eight planet discoveries announced Tuesday are in the habitable range, two are considered the most Earth-like found to date. Several Earth near-twins have left people wondering whether this breaking discovery marks one of the closest signs to proof of life outside our home planet learned in recent memory. 1 comment

  6. Singer, song writer Joe Taylor, anything is possibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | Examiner.com

    Joe Taylor is a New York based singer, song writer who has had multiple rave reviews for his music videos, song writing and stage presence with a swagger. Dubbed the "Subway Idol" by the New York Times, Taylor has continued not to disappoint fans across the United States.

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  7. Tubing fun for the weekend at NashobaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | Examiner.com

    Even if you can't fly to the Caribbean for the weekend you can have fun tubing at Nashoba Valley Ski Area, just minutes from Boston. Few know that in addition to fine downhill skiing, Nashoba Valley Ski Area has the largest tubing hill in the whole of New England .

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  8. Uber driver remains in jail on rape charges after waiving court appearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Examiner.com

    An Uber driver who was charged last week in a Cambridge, Mass. rape early in December remained in jail Wednesday after waiving a hearing on dangerousness charges.

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  9. Boston Uber driver, charged in assault, faces dangerousness hearingRead the original story

    Dec 24, 2014 | Examiner.com

    The Uber driver, charged in the Boston rape of a Boston woman who contracted a ride with the ride-sharing service early in December, was to appear in court today to determine if he represents a danger to the public. If he is found a danger, Done can be held for up to 90 days in Middlesex County jail.

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  10. Aine Minogue, comedy concert, Ellis Paul & more ring in holidays at Club PassimRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ET has rounded up a few of our favorite stars to share what their favorite Christmas movies area Jason Sudekis says "It's A Wonderful Life" is the one for him and Kristen Chenoweth loves "Christmas Vacation" and "A Christmas Story."

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  11. Kepler spacecraft spots new 'super-Earth' 180 light years awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | Examiner.com

    NASA 's Kepler spacecraft has had quite a time over the last two years. Since 2009, the Kepler observatory has been floating through space taking a galactic census on Earth-like planets.

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  12. Uber wins some but loses moreRead the original story

    Dec 20, 2014 | Examiner.com

    High-flying Uber , the ride-sharing service that recently recapitalized itself with a public offering that added $1.2 billion to its valuation, has been having been having rough-sledding lately that shows little sign of abating any time soon. While it has been successful in monetary terms, the ride-sharing app has been shutdown in its most recent efforts to expand its territory and it has faced administrative problems as its background check policy has been questioned in the wake of two major rape allegations in the United States and India and the United.

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  13. NASA's Kepler spacecraft makes a comeback, discovers first exoplanetRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | Examiner.com

    The artistic concept shows NASA's planet-hunting Kepler spacecraft operating in a new mission profile called K2. Using publicly available data, astronomers have confirmed K2's first exoplanet discovery proving Kepler can still find planets.

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  14. Seasonal sing alongs, Stray Birds, open mic and more at Club PassimRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | Examiner.com

    If you're entertaining this holiday, there are a few apps that can help you stream a little holiday cheer. Krystin Goodwin has a few of the best music apps to set the mood for your holiday gathering! Spend time with the Stray Birds, listen to a seasonal love story with the Sweetback Sisters Christmas sing along, a couple of jumping monkeys, and tell your own story through Massmouth Story Slam and Open Mic and much more coming up at Club Passim, 47 Palmer Street in the heart of Harvard Square in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

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  15. Living Proof: Perfect Hair Day (PhD) shampoo: ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | Examiner.com

    What you may not know about Living Proof is that well-loved actress Jennifer Aniston is a co-owner. What you may not know is that Living Proof is based in Cambridge, Massachusetts, was founded by Polaris Venture Partners and is based on a series of scientific foundations.

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  16. From the Mouths of Babes, Cate Curtis, open mic, and more take over Club PassimRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | Examiner.com

    "The Nutcracker" is a classic ballet that's great for introducing young ones to the beautiful art of dance.

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  17. New Frank Gehry designed Biomuseo debuts in PanamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2014 | Examiner.com

    After ten years of on-again, off-again construction, the new Biomuseo celebrating Panama's biodiversity has now opened near the Pacific entrance to the Panama Canal. This long awaited cultural tribute, minutes from downtown Panama City, tells the story of how the isthmus evolved, from its formation to the eco-systems and diverse range of species which inhabit the region - including man.

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  18. Plan a traditional and non-traditional Thanksgiving Day feast at the Beat HotelRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | Examiner.com

    A marine in Virginia Beach, Va., was surprised on Veterans Day with a special Thanksgiving Day feast. Marine Corps Staff Sergeant Anthony Palmer is deploying in a few days, so his wife Jessika decided to plan the dinner so Anthony could celebrate... The Beat Hotel, 13 Brattle Street in Cambridge, Massachusetts, wants to cut out the stress on Thanksgiving by celebrating "Thanksgiving at the Beat."

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  19. College rankings guide 2014-15: MIT again tops QS World University RankingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2014 | Examiner.com

    The 2014 edition of the QS World University Rankings Top Universities was published on Sept. 15, 2014 with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology again taking the top spot for "the third year in a row."

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  20. Family entertainment, open mic, Red Line Roots concert, and more at Club PassimRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | Examiner.com

    As the final leaves drift to the chilly ground, Club Passim, 47 Palmer Street in Cambridge, Massachusetts is keeping warm with a diverse music lineup including an open mic night, listen to a multi-talented children's singer-storyteller and find out what a cow says, an award-winning singer-songwriter who named an album after one of the coldest regions in the world, and a recent Club Passim Iguana Fund grant winner ! Become a Club Passim member and get the VIP treatment including discounts on tickets, be invited to member-only events, buy tickets before they got out to the general public, and so much more. The Passim School of Music is also a wonderful venue to learn to play a favorite instrument.

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