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  1. Football: Legendary players from Euro '96 reunite in exhibition matchRead the original story

    Monday May 25 | Radio Prague

    Veteran members of the Czech national football team, who finished second in the European Championships at Wembley at Euro '96, reunited in Prague on Monday to face fellow veterans from the German squad, who won the championship. The Czech team, featuring legends like Pavel NedvA>d, Patrik Berger, Karel PoborskA1 2, Pavel Kuka and others faced a squad led by Lothar Matthaus at Prague's Eden Stadium.

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  2. Verdict expected in closely-watched case involving former prime ministerRead the original story

    Monday May 25 | Radio Prague

    A verdict is expected on Friday in the closely watched case in which the former prime minister's present wife Jana NeA asovA is accused of abusing the country's intelligence service. Jana NeA asovA , formerly NagyovA , was romantically linked with the prime minister at the time of the scandal which brought down the centre-right government in 2013.

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  3. Prolific writer Marge Piercy talks about her life and workRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | Cape Cod Times

    ... sense of the wounds of your childhood compelled you to internalize – to become a reader (“Libraries were my cathedrals,”) – then, a writer, a poet. Is that so? A: I was a robust little tomboy with no interest in ...

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  4. Hometown Storytellers Celebrate VermontRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Manchester Journal

    From left, Dave Quesnel, Bob Stannard and Terry Tyler will be reading from their books, and swapping tales of the good old days during an appearance at the Manchester Community Library on June 3. MANCHESTER CENTER >> Manchester Community Library and Manchester Historical Society invite you to attend "Hometown Storytellers" featuring Dave Quesnel, Bob Stannard, and Terry Tyler on Wednesday, June 3 at 7 p.m. in the Hunter Community Room at the Library. The three well-known locals are all Vermont authors who write about our beloved state with humor, nostalgia and wit.

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  5. Summer reading programs scheduledRead the original story

    Saturday May 16 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    Programming invites young readers to find their super powers, make their own super hero comic, go to super hero school and more.

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  6. Digital literacy workshops made available to all libraries across QuebecRead the original story

    Monday | PressReleasePoint

    MediaSmarts, a leading Canadian centre for digital and media literacy, is pleased to announce that all public libraries in Quebec now have free access to its licensed digital literacy program, Web Awareness Workshop Series . Working with the Association des bibiliothA ques publiques du QuA bec, the RA seau Biblio du QuA bec and BibliothA que et Archives nationales du QuA bec, MediaSmarts will ensure that every library in the province has access to this comprehensive program to support librarians in their role as digital literacy experts in their communities.

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  7. Upcoming events: Learn Italian; a month of yoga for kids and parents; ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | The Chester Telegraph

    ... to rockinghamlibrary.org or stop by the library. This program is collaboration between the Vermont Department of Libraries, the State Treasurer's Office, the FINRA Investor Education Foundation and Merchants Bank. he Friends of the Fletcher Memorial ...

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  8. 'Beach reads' and 'chick-lit' remain popular at Sarnia libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | The London Free Press

    ... in eBook check-outs and the recent launch of HOOPLA - a Netflix-like movie, music, and audiobook service for libraries - is encouraging people to check out the local public library. "All these summer reads, they help to balance the library out," he ...

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  9. "The government's power to vacuum up our personal details seems unstoppable, but a lot of it..."Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | Metacarpal.net

    "The government's power to vacuum up our personal details seems unstoppable, but a lot of it depends on how much we give away. Macrina wants librarians and library users to be less complicit.

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  10. Unlock the School LibraryRead the original story

    Monday May 25 | Isegoria

    My elementary, junior high, and high schools all had marvelous libraries. But they were virtually always closed to the student body.

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  11. Adult summer reading program kicks off June 1Read the original story

    Monday May 25 | Southwest Times

    ... for good books. To help spread the word, the library will be posting "Reader Recommended" book lists at both libraries. Program participants who wish to recommend a book can notify a library's front desk of the selection and it will be added to the ...

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  12. Blocking and asynchronous operations without timeout are brokenRead the original story

    Monday May 25 | The Code Project

    ... a hung connection and one sending data at only 1B/s. Having one timeout and the other not seems wrong. Many HTTP libraries are silly when it comes to timeout handling. We can find different parameters for the DNS lookup, the initial connection, the ...

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  13. Spreading the word about National Simultaneous StorytimeRead the original story

    Monday May 25 | Central Western Daily

    NATIONAL Simultaneous Storytime has been expanded in Orange this year to run today, tomorrow and Thursday as an opportunity to encourage parents to read to their children. CONNECT THROUGH READING: Two-year-olds Charlotte Gurr and Liam George with National Simultaneous Storytime reader Fiona Hawke.

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  14. Cutting the Cord: A library of content in the cards on HooplaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | USA Today

    ... on the album by Canadian rockers Rush. The service, which grew out of Midwest Tape's 25-year history of supporting libraries, has been in operation about two years and just added ebooks and comic books. "Libraries wanted an easy-to-use, intuitive, ...

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  15. Police catch man suspected of killing librarianRead the original story

    Monday May 25 | Radio Prague

    Police have caught a man suspected of killing a 28-year-old woman, a librarian in HornA BA A za near PlzeAS, on Monday. The victim was reportedly stabbed in the back and died at the scene; TV Nova reported that the victim had called the station terrified, at the man's insistence, saying she was being held against her will.

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  16. Greenwich Library To Extend Hours for School Exam Week StudyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | Patch.com

    Greenwich Library will extend its hours to accommodate the study needs of high school students during final exams in May and June. In May, for private school students, the Main Library will stay open until 10 p.m. on Tuesday, May 26, Wednesday, May 27 and Thursday, May 28. In June, for Greenwich High School students, the Main Library will remain open until 10 p.m. on Thursday, June 11, Monday, June 15 and Tuesday, June 16. The Library Cafe will be open from Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The Cafe will not be open on Sunday.

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  17. Library Week funRead the original story

    Monday May 25 | Benalla Ensign

    Campaspe Shire library services manager Jenny Mustey said the aim was to raise the profile of libraries in the region and showcase the varied resources and services libraries provide to the community. A range of activities, from exhibitions to author visits, workshops and a national simultaneous storytimes are planned across all branches.

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  18. Summer library programs start June 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | Great Bend Tribune

    ... researchers dub the 'summer slide,' when students lose, on average, about one month of instruction," said King. "Libraries across the country strive to help reduce the effects of this loss by providing access to books during the summer combined with ...

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  19. Walmart Foundation donates to Lewes Public LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | Cape Gazette

    The Walmart Foundation recently presented a $1,000 check to the Lewes Public Library for its summer reading program. For more information on the program, contact the library at 302-645-2733.

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  20. pro_clash 0.15Read the original story

    Monday May 25 | Python

    ... reads to the genome. You can specify two files for each library or one by using -2 or just -1. The order of the libraries in -2 should be the same as in -1 but can be shorter if some of the libraries are single-end sequenced (in this case the ...

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