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  1. Andean concertino debuts at DSORead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Detroit News

    The Peruvian city of Cuzco provides the inspiration for composer Gabriela Lena Frank's Concertino CusqueA o, which will have its local debut tonight at the Detroit Symphony Orchestra. The composition was inspired in part by Frank's affection for Cuzco, Peru - a United Nations World Heritage Site.

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  2. From Indigenous Struggle to EcosocialismRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Counterpunch

    "Hugo Blanco was born for the first time in Cuzco, 1934. He arrived in Peru, a country divided in two.

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  3. Dallas Museum of Art organizes its first exhibition dedicated exclusively to Andean artRead the original story

    Sunday May 17 | Art Daily

    Star-shaped club head/Cabeza de porra en forma de estrella Peru: Andean coast A.D. 100-700. Copper.

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  4. Local student addresses ESU's Honors ConvocationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Pocono Record

    East Stroudsburg University recently honored 288 students during its 34th annual Honors Convocation held  in the Abeloff Center for the Performing Arts. The Honors Convocation is sponsored by the Association of Pennsylvania State College and University Faculties with a grant from the ESU Office of Academic Affairs.

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  5. Review: Giant Peruvian Inca CornRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Taquitos.net

    Taste: This bag of corn intrigued us at the store by promising to be GIANT . Looking through the window on the bag, the kernels inside did look pretty big.

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  6. The Andean Condor is in Trouble. The Reasons are Known, and PreventableRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Towleroad

    ... threaten the species.Ronald Daniel Concha Sanchez, a wildlife inspector who works for Galvez-Durand'sagency in Cuzco, Peru, regularly reports merchants in the old Inca capital for sellingfeathers and other condor parts. "It's very hard," he says. ...

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  7. Drug trade's lowest rung: Peru's cocaine backpackersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | St. Petersburg Times

    The lung-searing ascents into the Andean highlands aren't what worry the untold hundreds of young men who hump backpacks loaded with drugs out of the remote, lawless valley that produces about 60 percent of Peru's cocaine. Armed gangs, crooked police and rival backpackers regularly rob cocaine's beasts of burden on their three- to five-day journeys over mountain paths carved by their pre-Incan ancestors.

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  8. Outsized risks face Peru's expendable cocaine couriersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | The Times Bulletin

    He slides two T-shirts, shorts, canned tuna, toasted corn and boiled potatoes into the rucksack atop 11 pounds of semi-refined cocaine. In a side pocket, a .38-caliber Chinese pistol.

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  9. For Peru's expendable cocaine backpackers, altitude and heat...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | National Post

    He slides two T-shirts, shorts, canned tuna, toasted corn and boiled potatoes into the rucksack atop 11 pounds of semi-refined cocaine. In a side pocket, a .38-calibre Chinese pistol.

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  10. Drug trade's lowest rung: Peru's expendable cocaine couriersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Windsor Beacon

    He slides two T-shirts, shorts, canned tuna, toasted corn and boiled potatoes into the rucksack atop 11 pounds of semi-refined cocaine. In a side pocket, a .38-caliber Chinese pistol.

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  11. Peru: Tour includes Machu Picchu, airfare from LAXRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Los Angeles Times

    Machu Picchu on your travel wish list? JourneYou is offering a six-day tour of Peru and Machu Picchu that includes airfare from Los Angeles. Highlights include a guided tour of Lima, a day on your own in Cuzco, a drive through the Urubamba Valley with stops at Awana Kancha, known for its Andean textiles, the handicraft market in Pisac and Ollantaytambo and its ruins.

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  12. Hot Dish: A Good-Tasting Way to be Good to Mother EarthRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Gulfshore Life

    Many of us are guilty of grabbing whatever is quickest and easiest in the morning. Even the drive thru can feel like a tortuous waste of time if it means cutting it close to an early appointment .

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  13. Panoro Reports Positive Preliminary Economic Assessment for Cotabambas Copper-Gold-Silver ProjectRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2015 | GlobeNewswire

    Panoro Minerals Ltd. is pleased to announce that it has received the results of an independent Preliminary Economic Assessment of the Company's 100% owned Cotabambas project in Peru. The Cotabambas project is a porphyry copper-gold-silver deposit, located 48 km south west of the city of Cuzco, in the Apurimac region in Southern Peru.

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  14. The socialism of the IncasRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | Library of Economics and Liberty

    Before the Mont Pelerin Society's meeting in Lima, Peru, beautifully organized by Enrique Ghersi, I took three days off and visited Cuzco and Machu Picchu. As a matter of fact, I highly recommend the trip--though I'd suggest you take more than three days, as these are phenomenal places, well worthy of a longer stay.

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  15. Potatoes or Pablum? Vote for your favourite Ontario inventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | Canada.com

    This Sept. 29, 2014 photo shows, clockwise from top right, premium red, premium yellow flesh, yukon gold, gourmet purple, gourmet red and eastern russet potatoes in Concord, N.H. The University of Guelph plant scientist would write to colleagues that Belgian and Dutch farmers, who had immigrated to the Lake Erie area, "began petitioning for the breeding and licensing of a yellow-fleshed potato variety like they had 'over home.'

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  16. Overnight bus crash kills at least 37 on Peru's main highwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    At least 37 people were killed and more than 84 injured when three buses and a truck collided early Monday on Peru's main coastal highway. Police chief Gen.

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  17. At least 37 killed on Peru's main highwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | Barriere Star Journal

    At least 37 people were killed and more than 84 injured when three buses and a truck collided early Monday on Peru's main coastal highway. Police chief Gen.

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  18. .com | Huge accident on Peru highway kills 37Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | News24

    At least 37 people were killed and more than 84 injured when three buses and a truck collided early on Monday on Peru's main coastal highway. Police chief General Jorge Flores said the most seriously injured were taken by helicopter to Lima from the scene in Huarmey some 320km north of the capital.

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  19. Overnight bus crash kills at least 37 on Peru's main highwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    Debris of a bus is seen after a multiple-vehicle accident at kilometer 315 of the Panamericana Norte highway near the coastal town of Huarmey, March 23, 2015. Debris of a bus is seen after a multiple-vehicle accident at kilometer 315 of the Panamericana Norte highway near the coastal town of Huarmey, March 23, 2015.

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    Mar 24, 2015 | Daily Star

    Police chief Jorge Flores said the most seriously injured were helicoptered to Lima, Peru from the scene in Huarmey 200 miles north of the capital. Police say a bus strayed into the oncoming lane and slammed head-on into the first of the other two buses.

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