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Monday | National Public Radio

Philip Morris Sues Uruguay Over Graphic Cigarette Packaging

Shopping for cigarettes in Uruguay isn't a pleasant experience. Photos of decaying teeth, premature babies and gruesome hospital scenes wrap around every pack of pack.


Related Topix: Travel, Uruguay Travel, World News, Smoking, Medicine, Health

Wed Sep 10, 2014


Thresholds for Conventional and Home Blood Pressure by Sex and Age in ...

From the Department of Hygiene and Public Health, Teikyo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan ; Studies Coordinating Centre, Research Unit Hypertension and Cardiovascular Epidemiology, KU Leuven Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium ; Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences , Tohoku Medical Megabank Organization , and Graduate School of Medicine , Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan; Population Studies Unit, Department of Chronic Disease Prevention, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Turku, Finland ; Department of Medicine, Turku University Hospital, Turku, Finland ; Centro de NefrologA a and Departamento de FisiopatologA a, Hospital de ClA nicas, Universidad de la RepAoblica, Montevideo, Uruguay ; the AsociaciA3n EspaA ola Primera de Socorros Mutuos, Montevideo, Uruguay ; Hypertension Center, Third Department of Medicine, University ... (more)


Related Topix: World News, Belgium, Japan, Greece,

Tue Sep 02, 2014

Buenos Aires Herald

Mujica stalls Gitmo transfer - for election'

Presidential candidate for the Uruguayan party, Frente Amplio or "Broad Front," Tabare Vazquez arrives at the Supreme court of justice in Montevideo on Friday.


Related Topix: US Military Prisons, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison, World News, Tabare Vazquez

Mon Sep 01, 2014

The Miami Herald

Uruguay says Guantánamo prisoner transfer not imminent

MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay The transfer of six men held at the Guantánamo Bay prison to Uruguay may not be imminent after all .


Related Topix: World News

Sat Aug 30, 2014

South Atlantic Remote Territories Med...

YPF Discovers O&G In Patagonia - Good News for Argentina and helpful news for the Falkland

Falklands : YPF Discovers O&G In Patagonia - Good News for Argentina and helpful news for the Falklands' Oil industry Submitted by Falkland Islands News Network 26.08.2014 Any good news about oil and gas discoveries in the Patagonian area of Argentina and Chile has potentially good results for the Falklands' Oil industry in that reserves of ... (more)


Related Topix: South America, Falkland Islands, World News,

Fri Aug 29, 2014

AOL City Guide

The Roots's Philadelphia: A Tour of These Streets Where the 'Tonight...

A travel writer living in Montevideo, Uruguay , Nell has written for "The New York Times," "The Guardian" and "Slate."


Related Topix: The Roots, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Philadelphia, PA, The Streets, World News, Travel

Thu Aug 28, 2014


Official: Bidders compete for Uruguay pot business

In Baldwin road construction. two lanes closed on Sunrise Hwy/NY Rt-27 WB between Milburn Ave and Grand Ave In Baldwin road construction.


Related Topix: Hempstead, NY, Marijuana, World News

Wed Aug 27, 2014


Uruguayans can now sign up to grow pot at home

We have re-imagined our design in a bold new way. Before we roll it out for everyone, we are giving select readers an opportunity to try out the new design.


Related Topix: Marijuana, World News


Uruguayans can now sign up to grow pot at home

In this Dec. 18, 2013 file photo, Juan Palese, a marijuana grower, shows his crop outside of Montevideo, Uruguay.


Related Topix: Marijuana, Agriculture, Science, World News

South Bay Traveler Recommends: Latin Luxury

I love South America and you will find lush natural surroundings punctuated with interesting architecture, vibrant arts, delectable dining and plenty to do.


Related Topix: Drink, Wine, Chile, World News, Argentina, Santa Clara County, CA, Los Altos, CA, Bolivia Travel, South America Travel, Travel, Argentina, Bolivia Travel,

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Malaysian National News Agency

New Gas And Oil Fields Found In Argentina

BUENOS AIRES, Aug 26 -- Argentina's petroleum company YPF announced the discovery of new gas and oil reserves in the province of Santa Cruz, with the potential to produce more than 200,000 cubic meters of gas and 370 barrels of oil per day at a depth of 2.770 meters.


Related Topix: South America, Argentina,


President congratulates Uruguay's President on Independence Day

Armenia's President congratulates Uruguay's President on Independence Day 13:36, 25 August, 2014 YEREVAN, AUGUST 25, ARMENPRESS.


Related Topix: South America, World News, Asia, Armenia,

Mon Aug 25, 2014

State Department

Secretary's Remarks: Uruguay's Independence Day

On behalf of President Obama and the people of the United States, I congratulate the Uruguayan people on the 189th anniversary of your nation's independence on August 25. On August 25, 1825, Uruguay declared its independence.


Related Topix: South America, World News

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Malaysian National News Agency

Uruguay Expects Significant Drop In Calls During Cruise Season

MONTEVIDEO, URUGUAY, Aug 24 -- A significant drop in the number of calls and visitors is forecast for this coming 2014/15 cruise season in Uruguay, according to tourism officials.


Related Topix: World News

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Inside Costa Rica

Lawyer sentenced to 24 years for property fraud

August 22nd, 2014 The Criminal Court of San Jose has sentenced a lawyer identified by the last names Parini Segura to 24 years in prison for multiple counts of property fraud.


Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, World News,

Medical News Today

Uruguay's tobacco control policies reducing smoking rates,...

The International Tobacco Control Policy Evaluation Project has launched a new report on the effectiveness of tobacco control policies in Uruguay, a country currently the target of litigation by Philip Morris International .


Related Topix: Smoking, Medicine, Health, South America, World News

Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Daily Star

Uruguay sending mission to meet Syrian refugees

MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay: A delegation from Uruguay will head to Lebanon Friday to select 120 Syrian refugees who can come to the South American country, the country's Human Rights Department said.


Related Topix: World News

Tue Aug 19, 2014


Uruguay Agrees to Buy 9.8 Megawatts of Solar Power for 30 Years

Uruguay's state-owned power company agreed to buy power from two solar farms with a total of 9.8 megawatts of capacity in the country's western state of Paysandu.


Related Topix: South America, World News, Solar Energy, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy

Westport News

Luis Cattan is the new cantor of the Conservative Synagogue of Westport, Weston and Wilton.

A Shabbat service Friday will also welcome the new cantor of the Conservative Synagogue of Westport, Weston and Wilton to the community.


Related Topix: Wilton, CT, Weston, CT, World News