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3 hrs ago | The Pound Ridge Daily Voice

Northern Westchester Hospital Appoints New Medical Staff

Dr. Maria McKenna practices at Westchester Health in Yorktown Heights. McKenna received her medical degree from Catholic University of Santiago de Guayaquil, Ecuador.

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Related Topix: Yorktown Heights, NY, World News, Mount Kisco, NY, New York College of Podiatric Medicine, Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY, Dobbs Ferry, NY

3 hrs ago | The Peekskill Daily Voice

Peekskill's Maria McKenna Appointed As Physician At NWH

Dr. Maria McKenna practices at Westchester Health in Yorktown Heights. McKenna received her medical degree from Catholic University of Santiago de Guayaquil, Ecuador.

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Related Topix: Peekskill, NY, Yorktown Heights, NY, World News, Mount Kisco, NY, New York College of Podiatric Medicine, Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY

Wed Apr 16, 2014

SFGate

Open your baseball bible, please, to Genesis

Inspired by the film "Noah," baseball fan and Bible scholar Jeff Gillenkirk forwarded a passage from Genesis 6:4 : "There were Giants in the earth in those days; and also after that, when the sons of God came in unto the daughters of men, and they bare children to them, the same became mighty men which were of old, men of renown."

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Related Topix: Phil Collins, Pop/Rock, World News, Embarcadero (San Francisco, CA), Civic Center (San Francisco, CA), San Francisco, CA, Entertainment

411mania.com

WWE News: Details on WWE's Malaysia Debut, European Tour Set, More

WWE News: Details on WWE's Malaysia Debut, European Tour Set, More Posted by Jeffrey Harris on 04.16.2014 WWE heading to the UAE next year... - WWE is now reportedly planning their debut in Malaysia later this year for their first live events in the country.

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Related Topix: World News, Malaysia, Colombia,

Common Dreams

Amazon Watch: Major Victory in Effort to Limit Oil Drilling in Ecuadorian Amazon

April 16 - Despite tremendous odds, supporters of a pioneering effort to keep Ecuador's largest oil reserve permanently in the ground have gathered more than enough signatures to qualify for a national vote on the issue in a special election.

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Related Topix: South America, World News, Rafael Correa, US News, Liberal Political News

The Miami Herald

Movie guide: Capsule listing of current releases

Ratings by the Motion Picture Association of America are: for general audiences; parental guidance urged because of material possibly unsuitable for children; parents are strongly cautioned to give guidance for attendance of children younger than 13; restricted, younger than 17 admitted only with parent or adult guardian; no one younger than 17 ... (more)

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Related Topix: World News, A Haunted House

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Seattle Weekly

The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden: Cate Blanchett Helps Give Voice to a Tropical Mystery

This is not an easy movie to synopsize, so bear with me. A bunch of crazy Germans emigrated to the GalA pagos Islands in the early '30s, some to escape Hitler, some out of crackpot notions of Nietzsche-Rousseau- .

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Related Topix: World News, South America, Movies, Entertainment

Star Tribune

West metro school briefs: Eden Prairie school's yard sale to benefit school in Ecuador

The International School of Minnesota will holding its annual yard sale May 31 to raise money for its Student Life Organization's "Free the Children" service project.

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Related Topix: World News, Wayzata, MN

The Sweet Science

The Night Bernard Hopkins Won the Middleweight TitleRead More

Bernard Hopkins is a Philadelphia fighter, but has a special history with Washington, D.C. When he announced his upcoming light heavyweight title unification bout with Belbut Shumenov, taking place at the D.C. Armory on Saturday, April 19, Hopkins alluded to his experiences fighting in the District.

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Related Topix: Philadelphia, PA, Sports, More Sports, World News,

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Malaysian National News Agency

Ecuador: Tungurahua Volcano Spews Ash After Explosion, No One Injured

Ecuador's Tungurahua volcano spewed 5-km column of ash after a loud explosion due to an increase in its eruptive activity, but no one was injured, authorities said Monday.

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Related Topix: Volcanic Eruption, Natural Disasters, Explosion, World News,

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Examiner.com

'The Galapagos Affair' documents trouble in paradise

Both had left their spouses and were on the same wavelength. Inspired by the ideas of Nietzche, Friedrich had the intention of becoming a philosophy.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Billings Outpost

Espresso, okra and other hazards of the menu

Today's Americans have become identified by their preferences. Thus, your coach potato habits might label you a Broncos' fan, a soccer aficionado or a news junkie.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

Examiner.com

The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden, and then to the movies

Here's a film you should try not to miss, a strange and fascinating documentary set in the Galapagos .

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Silicon Alley Insider

An Ecuadorian Company Wants To Change The Way Americans Buy Roses

It is with these questions that Alejandro Henao piqued my interest when introducing me to Sisaluna , his direct-order Ecuadorian rose company, which officially launches in the U.S. April 23. Expecting my stunted response, he goes on to explain that there simply are no branded roses.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

Harvard Crimson

Ecuadorian President Downplays Controversy, Highlights Country's Successes at JFK Forum

President of the Republic of Ecuador Rafael Correa answers a question from the audience after his speech at the John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum on April 9. In a speech that echoed an op-ed published Wednesday in the Boston Globe, President of the Republic of Ecuador Rafael Correa told an audience at the John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum Wednesday night that the ... (more)

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BBC News

Call for vote on Ecuador Amazon oil

One hectare in Yasuni is thought to contain more tree species than are native to the whole of North America Environmentalists in Ecuador say they have collected enough signatures to have a referendum on whether the Yasuni National Park in the Amazon should be opened to further oil exploration.

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Related Topix: South America, World News, Rafael Correa

Inside Colombia

Colombia Seizes 7 Ton Cocaine Load Destined for Europe

Authorities in Colombia have seized a record seven ton shipment of cocaine destined for the Netherlands in the northern Caribbean port of Cartagena, a haul likely linked to the UrabeA os, who are feeding the European market.

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Related Topix: World News, Juan Carlos, Colombia, Prison

SFGate

'The Galapagos Affair: Satan Comes to Eden' review

Baroness Eloise von Wagner in THE GALAPAGOS AFFAIR: SATAN CAME TO EDEN. A film by Dayna Goldfine & Dan Geller.

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Cool Hunting

Leonardo Magnani: The Voyage 2014: Tracing the steps of Charles...

In his four years traveling the globe, Charles Darwin filled notebook upon notebook of observations and experiences-enough source material for the scientist to pen "On the Origin of Species."

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

Now Toronto

The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came To Eden

This documentary whisks us back to the 1930s on the remote Galapagos island of Floreana, where a handful of European eccentrics attempt to escape civilization and wind up becoming precursors of a season of Survivor.

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