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  1. Strange rainbow spot at sunsetRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | CNN

    ... you used to send it. At 19.45 in the beach of Parque del Plata, Departamento de Canelones, 50 km from Montevideo, Uruguay, we saw this phenomenon, apparently caused by the overlaying of a plane trace and the difraction due to high stratosphere ...

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  2. Biden, sick, cancels Uruguay trip, still aims to be away for PM speechRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times of Israel

    Vice President Joe Biden abruptly canceled a planned trip to Uruguay on Friday, citing a bad cold that he's been fighting for days. Yet he planned to move ahead with a later visit to Guatemala, keeping the vice president out of the country during Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's controversial speech to Congress.

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  3. News of the Day From Across the Nation, Feb. 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SFGate

    ... crew capsules in another couple years. Biden ailing: Vice President Joe Biden abruptly canceled a planned trip to Uruguay on Friday, citing a bad cold that he's been fighting for days. Yet he planned to move ahead with a later visit to Guatemala, ...

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  4. Fitch Affirms Uruguay at 'BBB-'; Outlook StableRead the original story

    Friday | Business Wire

    Fitch has also affirmed the issue ratings on Uruguay's senior unsecured foreign- and local-currency bonds at 'BBB-' and 'BBB', respectively. The Rating Outlook on the Long-term IDRs is Stable.

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  5. VP Biden cancels trip to Uruguay due to illness; will still be abroad for Netanyahu speechRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Star Tribune

    The vice president's office says Biden has a bad cold and won't attend incoming President Tabare Vazquez's inauguration on Sunday. Biden had been expected to lead the U.S. delegation.

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  6. Man found hanged on Avianca flight from Colombia to Costa RicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Inside Colombia

    The body of a Romanian man has been found hanged inside an Avianca airplane's bathroom just before landing in Costa Rica after flying from Colombia's capital Bogota, media from both countries reported on Wednesday. The man, identified as the 53-year-old Comana Costel, was found dead by his travel partner, a 35-woman from Romania, and Avianca personnel only minutes before landing at the Juan Santamaria airport in Alajuela, a town close to the capital San Jose.

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  7. Mexico's Missing Ayotzinapa Students, Day 137Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Global Voices Online

    ... to everyone. A girl with a banner "We are missing 43" during a rally for the Ayotzinapa students in Montevideo, Uruguay. November 17, 2014. Photo by SofA a GonzA lez (Flickr/Creative Commons). More than 137 days have passed since the violent events ...

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  8. FILM: Outside InRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Artforum Intl.

    ... Documentary. Stefania is a middle-aged trans woman living as a homeless prostitute on the streets of Montevideo, Uruguay. A devoted Sandinista, she left her home in Nicaragua when she was a young boy named Roberto and continued the fight alongside ...

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  9. Girl who used to spend 450 a month on Big Macs is now a diet guruRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Metro

    A young mum who used to spend A 450 a month on her Big Mac habit has dropped five dress sizes and is now an inspirational diet guru. 25-year-old Lauren Wallis from Lowestoft, Suffolk, used to weigh 14st 4lbs thanks to her love of burgers and hot dogs.

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  10. ShareRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Daily Star

    Bakery worker Lauren Wallis tipped the scales at 14 stone 4lbs after eating McDonalds takeaway up to THREE times a day. "I had always been chunky, but when I left school I worked as a supervisor in a call centre and my weight ballooned.

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  11. Lauren Wallis sheds five stone and becomes Instagram inspiration to dietersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Mail on Sunday

    Sea levels along north-east coast of the US have risen FOUR INCHES in just two years - as experts warn communities to prepare for 'extreme' events Ice Road Truckers star sentenced for kidnapping and threatening prostitute known as Snow White is now linked to robbery of an 80-year-old woman 'I would eat seven hot dogs in one sitting': Obese mother who splashed A 450 a MONTH on junk food sheds five stone... and becomes Instagram inspiration to dieters A young mother who spent up to A 450 a month eating in McDonald's has lost more than five stone after kicking her junk food habit. Bakery worker Lauren Wallis, who lives in Lowestoft, Suffolk, had tipped the scales at 14 stone 4lb after going to the burger chain up to three times a day.

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  12. Antarctic expedition fuels BAHS teacher's passion for ships, historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Republican Journal

    ... geography and wildlife. The ship departed from Buenos Ares, Argentina, Jan. 13 before making its way to Montevideo, Uruguay. From Montevideo, the ship sailed to the Falkland Islands, where high winds prevented the crew and passengers from going ...

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  13. Ex Uruguay President makes controversial statements on CFK, PopeRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Buenos Aires Herald

    Former Uruguayan President Jorge Batlle has stated President Cristina Fernndez de Kirchner "wants to be kicked out of government", replicating Argentine opposition comments. Battle had previously made controversial statements towards Argentina when he was in office, saying all Argentines are "thieves".

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  14. Tres solesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | CNN

    ... used to send it. Mi nombre es Everson Cesar Mandeli. Estas fotos son de sabado pasado . Salio en el diario elpais de Uruguay. Es un fenomeno causado por cristales en las nubens. En Rusia paso lo mismo hace un mes. Este fenomeno ocurio en la playa de ...

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  15. Food preferences of the estuarine crab Sesarma catenata estimated through laboratory experimentsRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | CSIRO Publishing

    Leandro Bergamino A B C and Nicole B. Richoux A A Department of Zoology and Entomology, Rhodes University, PO Box 94, Grahamstown 6140, South Africa. B Present address: Centro Universitario Regional Este , Universidad de la Republica, Rutas 9 y 15 s/n, Rocha, Uruguay.

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  16. No One in the Shack as Station Logs 4200+ Contacts in Arrl DX CW ContestRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | QST

    ... from anywhere in the world. In 2013 ARRL November Sweepstakes (CW), Tom Morton, CX7TT, who lives in near Montevideo, Uruguay, logged into one of the K4VV operating positions. Operating as W4YY at a distance of nearly 5200 miles, he managed a clean ...

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  17. Crews Free Entangled Whale Stuck In Fishing Line Off HawaiiRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Switched

    ... juvenile humpback whale remains stranded on Anaconda beach in La Paloma, department of Rocha, in southeastern Uruguay, on January 27, 2011. AFP A humpback whale is seen breaching outside of Sydney Heads at the beginning of whale watching season ...

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  18. Montevideo 2014 no 018 - Stella MarisRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | TrekEarth

    Serie sobre a minha visita a Capital do Uruguai : MONTEVIDEU, nos dias 08 a 11/11/2014 - no 018 ! Series on my visit to URUGUAY'S CAPITAL CITY : MONTEVIDEO, from November 8th to 11th, 2014 - # 018 ! IGLESIA STELLA MARIS - BARRIO CARRASCO ! STELLA MARIS CHURCH - CARRASCO NEIGHBORHOOD ! IGREJA STELLA MARIS - BAIRRO CARRASCO ! A lovely small church one can find in the fancy CARRASCO neighborhood, nearby the casino! This was my second visit to MONTEVIDEO. First time I went there with my mother, when I drove for some 15 days from CAMPINAS/SP/BRAZIL, where I live, down south to BUENOS AIRES/ARGENTINA, spending two days in MONTEVIDEO/URUGUAY and then back.

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  19. Baxters hails US acquisition as major step in its developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Sunday Herald

    THE head of Scottish food manufacturer Baxters has hailed its recent acquisition of US company Wornick, which supplies military rations, as a "milestone" for the family-owned business. THE head of Scottish food manufacturer Baxters has hailed its recent acquisition of US company Wornick, which supplies military rations, as a \"milestone\" for the family-owned business.

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  20. Baxters looks for US boost amid 'volatile' marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Scotsman.com

    Food group Baxters has warned that the UK's cut-throat grocery market poses a significant challenge for the business, which is seeking to boost its presence in North America. The Highlands firm, which has seen its annual profits dented by the cost of store closures, has paid an undisclosed sum for Wornick, an Ohio-based catering business that counts the US military among its customers.

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