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  1. School Matters: Autumn term thunders on in HarrogateRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | Ripon Gazette

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Dennis Richards OBE was headteacher at St Aidan's CE High School for 23 years.

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  2. Photos of Barcelona FC star Luis Suarez and his wife, Sofia BalbiRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... up his hard-earned money just to have the chance to take the blonde middle-class Balbi on a date back in Montevideo, Uruguay--the place where the couple met. From Uruguay to Groningen to Ajax in Amsterdam, and on to Liverpool before now playing for ...

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  3. Uruguay's bid to sell marijuana in pharmacies faces hurdlesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | CBC News

    Marijuana growers Laura Blanco and Juan Vaz work on a marijuana indoor cultivation in Montevideo, Uruguay, in this photo from March 7. Uruguay could start selling marijuana in pharmacies in March, the head of the National Drugs Board said on Wednesday, although the government had initially been aiming for year-end. The South American country is the world's first to permit the cultivation, distribution and use of marijuana, aiming to wrest control of the trade from drug gangs while at the same regulating and even taxing its consumption.

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  4. Uruguay's world first in cattle farmingRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | FarmingUK

    Uruguay is sometimes described as "one big farm". It's a country, albeit a small one, where cattle outnumber people by four to one and farming is the most important part of the economy.

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  5. Uruguay's world first in beefRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Newsday

    Uruguay is sometimes described as "one big farm". It's a country, albeit a small one, where cattle outnumber people by four to one and farming is the most important part of the economy.

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  6. Zoologger: tickly kiss turns on hairy-mouthed spidersRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | New Scientist

    ... mouthparts. A team led by Anita Aisenberg from the Clemente Estable Biological Research Institute in Montevideo, Uruguay, removed the hair-like setae from spiders' mouthparts and studied what happened ( Behavioural Ecology and Sociobiology , ...

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  7. REPORT: Colombia and Chile looking for joint bid of 2030 World CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Examiner.com

    ... bids will have our support in front of FIFA." For the past few years, the obvious choice seemed to be Argentina and Uruguay. That World Cup would be celebrating the 100th anniversary of the World Cup in the country that first hosted it and would saw ...

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  8. After Obama's immigration speech, a gringo abroad suddenly feels popularRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | USA Today

    After Obama's immigration speech, a gringo abroad suddenly feels popular MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay - As an American expat, one gets used to abuse. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1zSSzvk Not long ago I found myself outside a shabby corner bar in Montevideo being shouted at by a couple of bearded communists, to whom I'd dared suggest that the United States occasionally does things right.

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  9. RBC to cut jobs as wealth management unit closesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Business News

    ... earlier this year said it's closing onshore private wealth-management offices in Sao Paulo, Santiago and Montevideo, Uruguay. A journalism graduate of Liverpool John Moores University. During his time at university, Ian spent time on work experience ...

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  10. Limmud learning festivals held in Uruguay and HaifaRead the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

    ... as he thanked the volunteers. Some 140 participants took part last week in the Limmud program in Montevideo, Uruguay ranging from secular to Chabad in their religious outlook. Limmud, which means learning in Hebrew, has held events in over 40 ...

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  11. Mixed Emotions For Mahindra Racing In MalaysiaRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 22 | Paddock Talk

    ... but the pace was there. I'm driving well and we have a good car so we need to make sure everything comes together in Uruguay." Team mate Senna said, "Of course, I'm extremely disappointed with what happened. Once again we were very quick in the car ...

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  12. Royal Bank of Canada confirms Caribbean exitRead the original story

    Friday Nov 21 | SNL Financial

    ... unced that is also closing onshore private wealth-management offices in SA o Paolo; Santiago, Chile; and Montevideo, Uruguay.

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  13. Vazquez Is Favorite to Win Uruguay Presidential VoteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Voice of America

    Tabare Vazquez, presidential candidate for the ruling Frente Amplio, gestures before giving his speech to supporters in Montevideo, Uruguay, Nov. 7, 2014. Leftist ruling party candidate Tabare Vazquez is a clear favorite to win Uruguay's presidential election this month, buoyed by widespread affection for the country's outgoing leader and strong economic growth.

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  14. RBC to Shut Caribbean Wealth-Management Business, Cut JobsRead the original story

    Friday Nov 21 | The Washington Post

    ... earlier this year said it's closing onshore private wealth-management offices in Sao Paulo, Santiago and Montevideo, Uruguay. Royal Bank's review of its Swiss unit raises uncertainty about the future of its international private banking and ...

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  15. Complete list of 2014 Award RecipientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | The Philipine Reporter

    ... GEORGE Dr. (Community Service/Education/Arts) (Greek) 6. HAUSMAN, ROBERTO (Charles) (Humanities/CultureEducation) (Uruguay) 7. KANDAVANAM, VINAYAGAR Dr. (Community/Arts/Letters) (Tamil) 8. MAYE, MARGARET (Humanities/ Philanthropy/Arts) (Polish) 9. ...

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  16. RBC to Shut Caribbean Wealth Management Business, Cutting JobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Financial Planning

    ... Royal Bank announced plans to close onshore private wealth management offices in Sao Paulo, Santiago and Montevideo, Uruguay following a review of its Latin American operations. The firm said it seeks to build a more focused wealth management ...

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  17. Montevideo 2014 no 001 - INDEPENDENCIARead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | TrekEarth

    Serie sobre a minha visita a Capital do Uruguai : MONTEVIDEU, nos dias 08 a 11/11/2014 - no 001 ! Series on my visit to URUGUAY'S CAPITAL CITY : MONTEVIDEO, from November 8th to 11th, 2014 - # 001 ! Clikc HERE for a bit sharper version ! PLAZA INDEPENDENCIA - MONUMENTO A ARTIGAS - PALACIO SALVO ! PRACA INDEPENDENCIA - MONUMENTO A ARTIGAS - PALACIO SALVO ! INDEPENDENCE SQUARE - MONUMENT TO ARTIGAS - SALVO PALACE ! 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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  18. Wembley, Highbury, Maracana - Golden Years aerial shotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Daily Mail

    ... was only five years old The Centenario in Montevideo plays host to the very first World Cup final in 1930 between Uruguay and Argentina. The hosts claimed a 4-2 win in front of a crowd of 68,346. Only 13 teams - including seven from South America ...

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  19. Uruguay Is Latin America's Most Prosperous Nationa for the fifth time in a rowRead the original story

    Monday Nov 17 | PR Log

    PRLog - Nov. 17, 2014 - MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay -- Good news, everyone! You know that sweet Software Outsourcing Paradise we are always telling you about? That little utopic country we like to call home? Well, it looks like we are not the only ones praising the virtues of Uruguay as a Prosperous Nation. Can you see that green spot between Argentina and Brazil in this picture? That's right, that beacon of prosperity is our beloved Uruguay! According to the Legatum Institute Uruguay ranks 30th globally in its 2014 Prosperity Index.

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  20. Event held to release sea turtles in Montevideo, UruguayRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 15 | Xinhuanet

    A volunteer shows a sea turtle to kids during an event of releasing sea turtles and cleaning the beaches in Montevideo, capital of Uruguay, on Nov. 15, 2014.

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