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  1. Pasquale Aleardi and NaTasha Yvette Williams to Join Cast of Broadway's CHICAGORead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | BroadwayWorld.com

    On Monday, December 1, the company of Broadway's Tony Award-winning, record- breaking musical Chicago welcomes two new leading players to the cellblock: German film and television star Pasquale Aleardi as Billy Flynn and Broadway favorite NaTasha Yvette Williams as Matron "Mama" Morton. Pasquale Aleardi was born in Zurich, Switzerland and resides in Berlin.

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  2. COA students depart for UN climate talks in LimaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Bangor Daily News

    ... of the Parties is December 2015, in Paris, France. Attending will be Augustin Martz '17, of Winterthur, Switzerland; Adrian Fernandez Jauregui, '15, a Davis United World College Scholar, of Samaipata, Bolivia; Maria Alejandra Escalante '16, a Davis ...

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  3. The very different approaches to asylum seekersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Swissinfo

    Some communities are deciding to pay an opt-out fee rather than house asylum seekers, while others are going beyond the call of duty. More than 13,000 people have applied for asylum in Switzerland this year.

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  4. Swiss police smash drug-smuggling ring, seize 55 kg of heroinRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Reuters

    Swiss police have arrested 15 people and seized 55 kg of heroin in raids to smash an international network smuggling drugs from Turkey to the Alpine country, police said on Tuesday. Raids on 20 homes in the town of Zug, south of Zurich, also netted caches of money and weapons as well as a dozen cars, they said.

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  5. JinkoSolar to Supply 7MW Solar PV Modules to Almacen Sustentable in MexicoRead the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | PressReleasePoint

    ... in China and sales and marketing offices in Shanghai and Beijing, China; Munich, Germany; Bologna, Italy; Zug, Switzerland; San Francisco, the United States; Queensland, Australia; Ontario, Canada; Singapore; Tokyo and Osaka; Japan and Cape town, ...

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  6. Lelaki Harapan Dunia' finds its way home at lastRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | The Star Online

    ... as directors Saw Teong Hin and Osman Ali were present for the debut. It made its first international premiere at Switzerland's Locarno International Film Festival before being selected for screenings at the Toronto International Film Festival in ...

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  7. A Swiss musem accepts a 'Nazi art' collection - and vows to return stolen worksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    ... was the son of Hitler's art dealer, and hid the works in his apartment for decades. Now an art museum in Bern, Switzerland, has decided to accept the collection of priceless works despite its contentious legacy and inclusion of works looted from ...

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  8. Heirs expect Nazi-looted Henri Matisse's "Seated Woman" home by year end: lawyerRead the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | Art Daily

    ... to come to Munich and retrieve the picture, that's when we've reached the end." The Museum of Fine Arts in Bern, Switzerland, agreed Monday to accept Gurlitt's bequest of a spectacular stash of art hoarded by his powerful father. But it said that as ...

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  9. Luxoft Holding, Inc. To Participate in Investor Conferences During the Month of DecemberRead the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | Freshnews

    ... Luxoft is incorporated in Tortola, British Virgin Islands, has its operating headquarters office in Zug, Switzerland, tax domicile in London, U.K. and is listed on the New York Stock Exchange. For more information, please visit http://www.luxoft.com ...

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  10. Heirs expect Nazi-looted Matisse home by year end: lawyerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Vallejo News

    The flags of Switzerland and the city of Bern stand at a table during a press conference on the late German Cornelius Gurlitt 's looted Nazi-era art collection on November 24, 2014 in Berlin A lawyer representing a Jewish family trying to retrieve a long-lost Matisse looted by the Nazis said Monday he believed the heirs could get the painting back by the end of the year. London-based attorney Christopher Marinello, who works for the Rosenberg family, welcomed a Swiss museum's agreement to accept the controversial inheritance of Cornelius Gurlitt, son of a Nazi-era art dealer, saying it was good news for his clients.

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  11. Swiss museum gets huge, priceless art troveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    This May 7, 2014 file picture shows an exterior view of the Kunstmuseum in Bern, Switzerland.

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  12. Deal signed to hand back Nazi-looted artRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | The New Zealand Herald

    The Kunstmuseum in Bern, Switzerland, says it will accept trove of priceless art bequeathed to it by German collector Cornelius Gurlitt. Photo / AP When Bavarian customs police pushed open the door of a run-down 1970s apartment in the fashionable Munich student district of Schwabing in February 2012, they expected to find bundles of euro notes hidden away in a wall safe or even in a kitchen cupboard.

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  13. Swiss museum vows new standard in handling of Nazi-looted artRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Christian Science Monitor

    The Kunstmuseum in Bern, Switzerland, announced Monday that it would accept a trove of priceless art bequeathed to it by German collector Cornelius Gurlitt A Swiss museum agreed on Monday to accept an art collection hoarded during the Nazi era and left to a German recluse, saying that its approach of broad transparency could set a new standard in the handling of Nazi-looted art. Christoph SchA ublin, president of the Kunstmuseum Bern's foundation board, said the decision to accept the artwork was " anything but easy ," given its controversial origin, according to media reports.

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  14. Conversant Wins Best VisStory Paper at t ...Read the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | The Financial Mirror

    Conversant and its premium video media solutions group, SET by Conversant, today announced it has been awarded Best Paper for Storytelling with Images and Videos for its paper entitled "Unsupervised Summarization from Simultaneous Egocentric Videos," at the ECCV 2014 in Zurich, Switzerland. The award-winning paper highlights pioneering research that Conversant is delivering in the field of computer vision.

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  15. Volcafe raises estimate for global coffee deficit on VietnamRead the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | Thanh Nein News

    ... In Vietnam, "tree fatigue, as well as increased incidence of disease will reduce yields this year," Winterthur, Switzerland-based Volcafe said. "Variable weather during the development of this season's crop has also led to some quality concerns." ...

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  16. Brent Crude Falls as Iran Nuclear Talks Extended; WTI DropsRead the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | The Washington Post

    ... outcome both of the nuclear negotiations and OPEC are hard to predict," Olivier Jakob, managing director of Zug, Switzerland-based researcher Petromatrix GmbH, said by e- mail. "The result of the OPEC meeting is dependent on the result of the Iran ...

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  17. Swiss museum will accept Gurlitt art troveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | The Bennington Banner

    This May 7, 2014 file picture shows an exterior view of the Kunstmuseum in Bern, Switzerland. The Swiss museum says Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, that it will accept trove of priceless art bequeathed to it by German collector Cornelius Gurlitt.

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  18. Russia Reported to Consider Joining OPEC Oil Output Cuts in 2015Read the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | The Washington Post

    ... to cut output if OPEC reduces production by 1.5 million barrels a day," Olivier Jakob, managing director of Zug, Switzerland-based consultant Petromatrix GmbH, said by e-mail today. The government may struggle to get companies producing oil in ...

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  19. Swiss museum accepts part of recluse's Nazi-era art troveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | The Globe and Mail

    The Kunstmuseum in Bern, Switzerland, is shown in May, 2014. The Swiss museum says that it will accept trove of priceless art bequeathed to it by German collector Cornelius Gurlitt.

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  20. Tributes paid to former Weymouth MayorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Dorsetecho.co.uk

    ... She won a scholarship to grammar school and went to a teachers' college in London. On a visit to Lucerne, Switzerland, after the Second World War, she met her future husband, Fredy Litschi, and persuaded him to come to England on an 'exchange'. They ...

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