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  1. 'Life is pretty good here for IT people': Where techies earn five times the average salaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | ZDNet

    Software engineers have seen their paycheck rapidly increase over the past decade. Will the country maintain its advantage as an outsourcing location? When you look at the numbers, a software engineer in Romania makes as much as a van driver does in the UK.

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  2. Brevard Symphony Orchestra Performs Tonight at King Center for the Performing ArtsRead the original story

    Friday Nov 21 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Brevard Symphony Orchestra takes flight with two colorful Russian ballet scores when the Orchestra presents its second subscription concert of the season at the King Center for the Performing Arts tonight, November 22, 2014. This mesmerizing program will feature the beauty and poignancy of Pytor Illyich Tchaikovsky's Swan Lake Suite and followed by the magical sounds of Igor Stravinsky 's first masterpiece - The Firebird Suite.

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  3. Iohannis Romps in Romania; Those Armed Armenians Are No - Flashmob'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Transitions Online

    Plus, Ukraine's president orders an end to state funding for rebel areas, and it's back to the future for Kazakhstan's leader. Klaus Iohannis scored a stunning upset by beating Prime Minister Victor Ponta for the presidency of Romania, overcoming a 10-point poll deficit heading into a second-round election that was preceded by anti-government protests.

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  4. Romania's prime minister defeated in presidential runoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Boston.com

    Sibiu Mayor Klaus Iohannis won a close presidential runoff election Sunday on a promise to fight rampant government corruption, according to exit polls. He will replace President Traian Basescu, who is stepping down after 10 years.

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  5. Who Is Who: Klaus Iohannis, the New President of RomaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | Sofia News Agency

    Presidential candidate Klaus Iohannis, Romania's new President, is seen here after first exit-poll figures were officially announced, in Bucharest, Romania, November 16 2014. Photo by EPA/BGNES Klaus Werner Iohannis, often described as a rare "gentleman" in Romania's politics which is often marked by brawls and infighting, is the winner of Romania's 2014 presidential run-off .

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  6. Exit polls: Romania presidential runoff very closeRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 16 | WTVC

    Eds: Thousands mass outside government offices waving "revolution style" flags with center ripped out. expected Monday.

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  7. Romanian premier concedes defeat in electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | Scotsman.com

    ROMANIAN prime minister Victor Ponta last night conceded defeat to opposition candidate Klaus Iohannis following a day dominated by protests at the government's handling of the country's presidential election. Groups protesting at claims that voters living abroad had been prevented from casting their ballots took to the streets in Romania's major cities after polling stations closed last night.

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  8. Resolving Conflicts in RomaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | Switched

    An ethnic map of Romania explains a great deal about the relations between the majority and the minorities in Romania. Ethnic Hungarians have an absolute majority in two counties - Harghita and Covasna - in the very heart of the country.

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  9. Thousands of Romanians protest against Ponta ahead of voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | Yahoo!

    Thousands of Romanians took to the streets Friday calling for the resignation of Prime Minister Victor Ponta, favourite to win a presidency runoff this weekend, after a scandal over Romanians prevented from voting abroad. Protesters slammed the first round of voting, on November 2, that saw thousands of Romanians living abroad unable to cast a ballot because of a shortage of polling stations.

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  10. Romania: 1000s protest about presidential runoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | The New Zealand Herald

    " Thousands have staged anti-government protests in cities around Romania saying they are concerned there would be problems for Romanians voting abroad in this weekend's presidential runoff. About 2,000 demonstrated in Bucharest Friday evening, 10,000 rallied in the northwest city of Cluj and there were protests in other cities.

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  11. Thousands protest in Romania ahead of presidential run-off voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | AlertNet

    Thousands of Romanians joined anti-government protests in a number of cities on Friday to demand fair elections, two days ahead of a presidential run-off vote that has been overshadowed by complaints of poor organisation of the ballot overseas. Protests first broke out on Nov. 8 when thousands gathered in city squares in support of compatriots living abroad who were turned away as they tried to vote in the first round, prompting Romania's foreign minister, Titus Corlatean, to resign on Monday.

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  12. Brevard Symphony Orchestra to Perform at King Center for the Performing Arts, 11/22Read the original story

    Thursday Nov 13 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Brevard Symphony Orchestra takes flight with two colorful Russian ballet scores when the Orchestra presents its second subscription concert of the season at the King Center for the Performing Arts on November 22, 2014. This mesmerizing program will feature the beauty and poignancy of Pytor Illyich Tchaikovsky's Swan Lake Suite and followed by the magical sounds of Igor Stravinsky 's first masterpiece - The Firebird Suite.

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  13. Fighting Flares in Ukraine, Romanians Rally over Voting ProblemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | Transitions Online

    Fighting between government forces and Russia-backed separatists in Ukraine's breakaway eastern regions intensified over the weekend, as international officials urged all sides to abide by an increasingly fragile cease-fire. Donetsk and other cities along the perimeter of rebel-held regions reported some of the heaviest shelling since the 5 September halt to hostilities agreed by Russian and Ukrainian leaders, the Financial Times reports .

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  14. Romania rocked by protests ahead of presidential election runoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | EurActiv.com

    Protests broke out in major Romanian cities after numerous problems stopped thousands of Romanians living abroad from voting in the first round of the presidential elections, Euractiv Romania reports. 25 years after the fall of the Berlin wall, another type of barrier is being brought down in Romania.

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  15. Thousands protest Romania voting difficultiesRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 9 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Thousands of people have protested against the Romanian government a week before a presidential runoff, saying it has been making it difficult for citizens abroad to vote. Romanians in Paris, London, Vienna and elsewhere have said they were unable to vote in the Nov. 2 first round of the presidential race because of long lines.

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  16. Thousands protest vote in Romania electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 9 | USA Today

    Thousands of people have protested against the government saying it was making it difficult for Romanians abroad to vote, a week before a presidential runoff. Romanians in Paris, Thousands protest vote in Romania election Thousands of people have protested against the government saying it was making it difficult for Romanians abroad to vote, a week before a presidential runoff.

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  17. Romanians Protests Hitches in Presidential VoteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 7 | Voice of America

    People shout slogans and hold a banner reading "Down Ponta, down communism" in support of compatriots living abroad who were turned away as they tried to vote in the first round of a presidential election, during a rally in Cluj Nov. 8, 2014. Romanians across the country took to the streets in protest Saturday, accusing the government of limiting voting from citizens living abroad in the recent presidential poll.

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  18. Thousands protest voting difficulties for Romanians abroad a week before presidential runoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 8 | Fox News

    A man holds the Romanian flag and shouts slogans next to a gendarme negotiator during a rally in support of fellow citizens living abroad, in Bucharest, Romania, Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014. According to local media, about 500 protesters took to the streets, in Bucharest, in support of fellow citizens living abroad and to protest against Romanian Prime Minister and presidential candidate of the ruling Social Democracy Party , Victor Ponta.

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  19. Thousands protest presidential election across RomaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 8 | Mashable

    Roughly 10,000 people gathered in cities throughout Romania Saturday evening to protest alleged hurdles faced by citizens voting abroad during the initial round of the presidential election last weekend. In a country with a large diaspora-and one that can influence elections-the lack of polling stations in other countries, such as France and Germany, struck a chord, prompting demonstrators to fill the streets of the capital city of Bucharest as well as the Western cities of Cluj and Timisoara, a historical site of political uprising.

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  20. Thousands protest in Romania over presidential voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 8 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Thousands of Romanians living abroad were allegedly unable to vote in the Nov 2 first-round presidential election due to an insufficient number of open polling stations in countries including France, Germany and Britain. A man holds a Romanian national flag above people gathered to protest against Romanian Prime Minister and presidential candidate Victor Ponta in Timisoara city, on Nov 8, 2014.

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