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15 min ago | Denver Post

Americans aplenty as UK's Booker Prize goes global

In this April 11, 2008, file photo, U.S. writer Siri Hustvedt answers questions during a reading in Zurich, Switzerland.

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15 min ago | Business Journal

How many Houstonians are really millionaires?

Americans are notoriously poor at estimating how many millionaires live in this country, and how much wealth different groups of people have accumulated, generally.

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2 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

Switzerland commits a further CHF 500,000 to fight Ebola epidemic in West Africa

BERN, Switzerland, July 23, 2014/African Press Organization / - The SDC is allocating CHF 500,000 to support Mdecins Sans Frontires-Switzerland in its work to combat the Ebola virus in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone.

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Related Topix: Epidemic, Natural Disasters, World News, Africa, Guinea

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Reuters

Oil traders hearing contango music again. Not loud yet

Traders in the Brent oil market have started to use a word that was almost forgotten in the last four years - "contango" in industry jargon, which could also be described as "music to the ears of sellers".

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Hispanic Business

Procurement of the service rail welding

Tenders are invited for Performance rail welding, rail joint gluing and welding job for the years 2015 to 2018 with an option for one additional year.

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The Beaumont Enterprise

Credit Suisse in steep loss after US tax case

Brady Dougan, CEO of Swiss Bank Credit Suisse, speaks during a press conference of the bank in Zurich, Switzerland, Tuesday, July 22, 2014.

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Wall Street Journal

Swatch Pressured by Strong Swiss Franc

Swatch Group AG said Tuesday that first-half net profit fell 12% as a persistently strong Swiss franc weighed on sales in countries such as the U.S. and China.

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Art Daily

Unseen: Extensive programme to inspire the collector and photography enthusiast

After two successful editions, Amsterdam's international photography fair and festival returns with an elaborate festival programme that celebrates photography in all its forms.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Examiner.com

The Saint Bernard was once a hospice dog but is now a giant companion

The gentle and quiet Saint Bernard may not have had an official name until 1880 but it is now one of the most popular giant dog breeds.

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Related Topix: Dogs, Pets, World News, Avalanche

Newsday

Edgar Winter sets tribute to brother Johnny at NYCB Theatre at Westbury

Guitarist Johnny Winter performs at the XII Jazz Festival in Valencia's Palau de la Musica on July 19, 2008.

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IamExpat

Amsterdam ranked 12th most expensive expat city in Europe

Mercer's annual Cost of Living City Rankings have just been released for 2014. The global survey ranked Amsterdam as the 39th most expensive city for expats worldwide, and the 12th most expensive within Europe.

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Natl. Relocation & Real Estate

Luxury Portfolio InternationalA Expands Coverage in Five Countries

Luxury Portfolio InternationalA , the luxury marketing division of Leading Real Estate Companies of the WorldA , has welcomed seven new member firms in five countries, expanding its global coverage to encompass over 200 firms in 30 countries.

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The Harbor Times Soup

9 Oliver Woods South

Newly renovated and updated home on a spacious .36 acre in-town lot just minutes to shopping and downtown on a quiet cul-de-sac.

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ContactMusic.com

Teen Announce 2014 Summer Uk And European Tour

TEEN and The American Standard Film Co. have teamed up on this new video for 'Tied Up Tied Down', a new and strange take on the summer beach movie.

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GlobeNewswire

DGAP-News: Weng Fine Art AG establishes new Subsidiary for Art E-Commerce

News: Weng Fine Art AG / Key word : Miscellaneous/Miscellaneous Weng Fine Art AG establishes new Subsidiary for Art E-Commerce 21.07.2014 / 09:00 --------------------------------------------------------------------- PRESS RELEASE 21 JULY 2014 Weng Fine Art AG establishes new Subsidiary for Art E-Commerce Weng Fine Art AG has established on July 18, ... (more)

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Agri Marketing

Noble Foundation Names New Director Of Its Forage Improvement Division

NOBLE FOUNDATION NAMES NEW DIRECTOR OF ITS FORAGE IMPROVEMENT DIVISION Jul. 21, 2014 Source: Noble Foundation news release The Noble Foundation Board of Trustees has approved the promotion and appointment of Professor Zengyu Wang, Ph.D., to senior vice president and director of the Forage Improvement Division.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Pam's House Blend

Late, Late Night FDL: It's All Over Now

Johnny Winter, a legendary blues guitarist, was found dead in his hotel in Zurich, Switzerland on Wednesday.

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The Fresno Bee

Global conference in Nevada focuses on mountains

The four-day gathering, which ended this weekend after being hosted by the University of Nevada, Reno, also drew sociologists, political scientists, economists and anthropologists.

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The Miami Herald

Relecom wins in Switzerland

Lucerne, Switzerland - Pierre Relecom closed with a 3- under 68 on Sunday and won the Swiss Challenge by one stroke.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

MobyGames

New Game: Dark Parables: Rise of the Snow Queen

Dark Parables: Rise of the Snow Queen is the third game in the Dark Parables series..

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