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  1. 'The Baan' is the new Indian tidal bore river waveRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Surfing News

    ... answer [ ... ] Remek Miczek has conquered the Red Bull Skim It 2014, held in the Manufaktura arts center, in Lodz, Poland. Poland is known for having a longtime h [ ... ] Harley Clifford, Bec Gange, Cory Teunissen, and Reed Hansen claimed the ...

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  2. Christ The Redeemer Turns Green In Solidarity With People's Climate MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Switched

    ... This small wooden church of rudimentary beauty and technical simplicity built on the high bank of the Vistula in Poland is a place of meditation and prayer for the local community. The privately funded building is made entirely of wood with no ...

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  3. Kildemand second in European ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Gazetteandherald.co.uk

    ROBINS number one Peter Kildemand claimed the runners-up spot in speedway's European Championship after last night's final round in Poland. Kildemand, who could still overhaul series leader Emil Sayfutdinov going into the final meeting at Czestochowa, finished third on the evening to ensure he will again contest the series next year.

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  4. World War 3 fears: Poland fears Russian invasion as Ukraine fighting intensifiesRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... on the fighting in Ukraine between the government's troops, Russians, and pro-Russian separatists, the people of Poland, the Associated Press reported Sept. 17, have been living in fear that their own nation will become a target of Vladimir Putin in ... 1 comment

  5. Cathedral funeral for MP DobbinRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | BBC News

    The funeral takes place later of Labour MP Jim Dobbin, who died two weeks ago aged 73 on a trip to Poland. Mr Dobbin, MP for Heywood and Middleton in Greater Manchester, had been in the Commons since 1997 and won with a 5,971 majority in 2010.

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  6. Salem man presented with Polish awardRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | UnionLeader.com

    Polish freedom fighter Ayszard Pencko of Salem was presented with Poland's Cross of Freedom and Solidarity this week.

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  7. BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | TrekEarth

    Tczew is a city in northern Poland, it is located on the Vistula River, the longest river in Poland. To cross the wide river and its floodplains, two parallel bridges were built in Tczew, first the road bridge , then the railway bridge .

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  8. Chain-smoking doctor seeks to rally Poles with new cabinetRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    Until recently, Ewa Kopacz kept a stethoscope in her handbag in case help was required. As Poland's new prime minister, she'll need her skills to heal the ruling party and win over voters before next year's election.

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  9. U.S. Delegation to the 2014 OSCE Human Dimension Implementation MeetingRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Holtville Tribune

    The Honorable J. Brian Atwood will lead the U.S. delegation to the Human Dimension Implementation Meeting of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe , to be held in Warsaw, Poland, September 22 through October 3. This annual meeting is an opportunity for civil society and the governments of the OSCE's 57 participating States to collaborate to advance human rights and fundamental freedoms. The U.S. delegation will engage with human rights defenders, representatives of civil society organizations, and international experts from across Europe and Eurasia who will participate in the meetings and other events highlighting human rights and democracy concerns.

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  10. Paula Radcliffe is back on the start line - but it's not a 'comeback'Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Independent

    Park Polnocny in Sopot hugs the Polish resort's sandy beach, a myriad of interlinked lanes where cyclists mix with rollerbladers, runners and those out for a stroll. I'm among the afternoon joggers, heavy-footed and ungainly, making my way around the park's loop.

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  11. Grupa Lotos Is Increasing Its Oil / Natural Gas Asset BaseRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Grupa Lotos is the second biggest refinery in Poland ). According to the Solomon Associates Study , this refinery is regarded as one of the most modern facilities in Europe.

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  12. Ukraine, Poland, Lithuania to form joint military forceRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Russia Taday

    Polish servicemen take part in military exercises outside the town of Yavoriv near Lviv, September 19, 2014. Ukraine, Poland, and Lithuania have agreed to launch a joint military force which is expected to hold its first drill next year.

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  13. Lithuania, Poland, Ukraine form joint brigadeRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    Lithuania, Poland and Ukraine on Friday signed an agreement to form a joint brigade intended to modernise the Ukrainian army confronting pro-Kremlin separatists in the country's east. "This shows our deep commitment to boosting the security and defence capabilities of our region, where the situation has become dangerous," Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski said after defence ministers from the three countries inked the accord in Warsaw.

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  14. Provokatsiya: Russia captures NATO allied Lithuania's ship in international watersRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Hot Air

    ... and are taking steps to communicate to Moscow that they will resist an incursion. This week, the NATO nations of Poland and Lithuania announced that they would joint Ukraine and form a joint military unit headquartered in Poland designed to bolster ...

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  15. Ukraine joins regional military unitRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | BBC News

    Poland's defence ministry said the brigade would be based in the eastern Polish city of Lublin but the soldiers would remain in their home countries. Poland and Lithuania are eager to bolster defences following Russia's annexation of Ukraine's Crimean peninsula earlier this year.

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  16. Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church Hosts St. Luke Productions' 'Faustina'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | OregonLive.com

    ... Maria Faustyna Kowalska, commonly known as Saint Faustina, was born Helena Kowalska, on August 25, 1905 in Glogowiec, Poland. She was the third of ten children with a third grade education. The family was poor and struggled to maintain their small ...

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  17. Nazi gas chamber site unearthed in PolandNazi gas chamber site...Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Nazi gas chamber site unearthed in Poland Germans closed Sobibor camp after a prisoner revolt in 1943, when young inmates killed guards with axes and knives Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://on.wtsp.com/1saHENI A medallion in the shape of the Star of David is shown after being discovered in the perimeter of a Nazi death camp in Sobibor September 18, 2014. WARSAW, Poland -- Polish and Israeli Holocaust researchers say they have discovered the exact location of the building that housed gas chambers at Sobibor, one of the death camps operated by Nazi Germany in occupied Poland.

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  18. Ukraine, Poland and Lithuania form joint military unitRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Baltimore Sun

    Ukraine, Poland and Lithuania launched a joint military force on Friday that Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski said could start its first exercises in the tense region in the next year. The three countries and other states in the area have been on high alert since Russia annexed Ukraine's Crimea region in March - and Western powers accused Moscow of sending troops to back rebels in eastern Ukraine.

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  19. Press Releases: U.S. Delegation to the 2014 OSCE Human Dimension Implementation MeetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | State Department

    The Honorable J. Brian Atwood will lead the U.S. delegation to the Human Dimension Implementation Meeting of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe , to be held in Warsaw, Poland, September 22 through October 3. This annual meeting is an opportunity for civil society and the governments of the OSCE's 57 participating States to collaborate to advance human rights and fundamental freedoms. The U.S. delegation will engage with human rights defenders, representatives of civil society organizations, and international experts from across Europe and Eurasia who will participate in the meetings and other events highlighting human rights and democracy concerns.

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  20. 3 Eastern European countries form joint brigadeRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Las Vegas Sun

    Poland, Ukraine and Lithuania are forming a joint military unit that will be headquartered in Poland and will work to strengthen their military cooperation and will participate in peacekeeping missions. Defense ministers from the three countries are to sign the act forming the brigade of several thousand soldiers on Friday.

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