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10 hrs ago | Bloomberg

Defying Gravity Coffee Surges to 26-Month High on Brazil

Futures jumped to the highest in more than two years yesterday, after drought damage in Brazil prompted Volcafe Ltd. to cut its outlook for the crop in the South American country, the world's top grower and exporter.

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19 hrs ago | Freshnews

EuroMedtecha 2014 Presenting Companies Bring Cutting Edge Medical...

ZUG, Switzerland & LINZ, Austria -- -- The sixth annual EuroMedtech partnering conference will be held May 7-8, 2014 in Linz, Austria.

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23 hrs ago | Laughing Squid

"Zu Nachtschlafender Zyt", A Hyperlapse Trip Around Historic Bern, Switzerland at Night

"Zu nachtschlafender Zyt" , is a hyperlapse nighttime tour of Bern , Switzerland's fourth most populous city.

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Yesterday | Fratellowatches.com

Speedy Tuesday - An Omega Speedmaster 50th Anniversary Prototype

It's Speedy Tuesday! An uncommon Speedy Tuesday, as we have a contribution from one of our readers about his unusual Omega Speedmaster Pro with reference number 145.0077 / 345.0077.

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Yesterday | Swissinfo

'Dealing with dementia sufferers needs time and patience'

Switzerland has an ageing population - which also means more dementia cases. A residential care home in Biel offers dementia patients a sense of security, while also allowing them a certain amount of freedom.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

RedOrbit

Use Your Satnav Ideas To Create A...

Image Caption: Christine Arron of France wins the women's 100m from Torri Edwards of USA during the Iaaf Weltklasse Golden League meeting on September 7th, 2007 in Zurich, Switzerland.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

Improbable Research

A Swiss Bombardier-Beetle Defense Against Cash Machine Crooks

The bombardier beetle's violent method self-defence can now be applied to defending bank cash machines, as explained in this study be researchers at ETH in Zurich, Switzerland: "The bombardier beetle uses attack-triggered mixing of reactants to defend itself against predators.

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Switched

Breathtaking Bridges That Are More Than Just Walkways

Bridges are generally built to serve a purpose, but sometimes they are just downright cool, beautiful or even a little bizarre .

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

Swissinfo

The trip to Tunisia that changed modern art

It's 100 years since the three artists and friends Paul Klee, August Macke and Louis Moilliet made their legendary journey to Tunisia.

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Herald Gazette

Thomaston | $49,000

High and dry 1.59 acre elevated building site with many conditional uses inculding Business office,restaurant,service business,repair service, day-care center,etc.Great road front exposure, located just off busy Route One between Thomaston and Rockland.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Groong

Swiss President To Visit Azerbaijan And Armenia

SWISS PRESIDENT TO VISIT AZERBAIJAN AND ARMENIA Vestnik Kavkaza, Russia April 17 2014 17 April 2014 - 8:44pm The OSCE Chairman-in-Office, President of the Swiss Confederation Didier Burkhalter, is going to pay a visit to Azerbaijan and Armenia at the beginning of June, Azerbaijani news agency Trend reports.

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Circulation

Preexisting Cerebral Microbleeds on Susceptibility-Weighted Magnetic...

From the Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Neuroradiology and Department of Neurology , Inselspital, University Hospital Bern, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

PR-inside.com

Rapper NazB Brings Greater Awareness Through His Lyrics On "Rape (Shame)".

Recorded at his home studio, the track is a polished, meticulously engineered piece of music that gained him recognition from multiple record labels.

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AlertNet

If weather is unpredictable

Climate change is a reality today: extreme weather conditions such as floods, cyclones and droughts are occurring more frequently all over the world with devastating consequences for local populations.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

The record Online

Piano and baritone concert set in Claraville

Rappahannock Concert Association's final program for the 2013-14 season will be a piano and baritone duo with Jason Paul Peterson and David Small.

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4 Hoteliers

Qatar to invest 485 million Swiss francs new hotel landmark.

The top hospitality in Switzerland currently undergoes an incomparable boom: after international renowned large projects such as Andermatt Swiss Alps and the high end luxury hotel the Alpina in Gstaad another outstanding landmark project is in the pipeline.

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Forbes.com

U.S. Seeks FBAR Related Forfeiture Of $12 Million

On April 8, 2014, the U.S. government filed a Complaint seeking forfeiture of $12,234,646.79 in United States Currency [1] .

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Bangkok Post

The story of their life

New documentary sheds light on the contamination of Klity Creek and the subsequent effect on the lives of the ethnic Karen villagers who must use it Dwellers of Klity village, an ethnic Karen hamlet set deep in the forest of Kanchanaburi province, are known for their quiet and painfully shy disposition.

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Insurance Journal West

Best Upgrades Ratings for Most ACE Limited Subsidiaries; Outlooks Stable

A.M. Best has upgraded the financial strength rating to 'A++' from 'A+' and the issuer credit ratings to "aa+" from "aa" of the North American property/casualty subsidiaries of ACE Limited, which is based in Zurich, Switzerland, as well as its ratings for ACE Bermuda Insurance Ltd., ACE Tempest Reinsurance Ltd., and the members of the ACE American ... (more)

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Detroit Free Press

AC/DC retirement rumors swirl amid health concerns

The rumor mill is in high gear, saying that AC/DC may not be back at all this year, or any year,... Brian Johnson, lead singer of Australian rock band AC/DC, performs during a concert at the Hallestadion in Zurich, Switzerland, in this April 6, 2009 file photo.

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