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It's a little after 8 a.m. at Wakefield High School in Arlington, Va., and Michelle Harris' AP Environmental Science class is getting right to it. "All right, you guys got your brackets out?" Harris asks. The class of mostly juniors and seniors ruffle through folders and pull out pieces of paper with brackets — 64 slots, four quadrants, and one central box to predict the championship. But there's something a little different about these brackets ... "We're going to jump down to the f…
03.29 / 09:00
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President Trump proposes $18 billion cuts to domestic programs to pay for the border…
03.29 / 08:59
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Tehran and Moscow issue a joint statement, outlining a roadmap to promote strategic cooperation on bilateral and regional…
03.29 / 08:59
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Chinese immigrants are protesting a police killing that prompted violent street clashes and exposed frustrations of France's large Asian…
03.29 / 08:59
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China Exchanges Services Company Limited (CESC), a joint venture (JV) of Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (HKEX), Shanghai Stock Exchange (SSE) and Shenzhen Stock Exchange (SZSE) for the development of financial products and related services, is pleased to announce Liu Fuzhong and Ye Guoyu, both from SZSE, have joined its Board. Mr Liu replaced Fu Decai as Co-Chairman of CESC while Mr Ye replaced He Jibao as Director of CESC. CESC’s Board is comprised of three directors…
03.29 / 08:58
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EBS BrokerTec, a NEX Group business which provides electronic trading technology and services, announces a new internal structure for its electronic foreign exchange (FX) business, EBS, to allow it to better serve its customers. The new structure which is effective immediately, presents EBS as a service-driven business focused on what customers need, rather than operating in product specific teams. As such EBS’ product, sales and client orientation teams will now be structured…
03.29 / 08:58
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It's a little after 8 a.m. at Wakefield High School in Arlington, Va., and Michelle Harris' AP Environmental Science class is getting right to it. "All right, you guys got your brackets out?" Harris asks. The class of mostly juniors and seniors ruffle through folders and pull out pieces of paper with brackets — 64 slots, four quadrants, and one central box to predict the championship. But there's something a little different about these brackets ... "We're going to jump down to the f…
03.29 / 08:41
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29 March 2017, Press release 17/2017 Phthalates are used to soften plastics such as polyvinyl chloride (PVC). Exposure to phthalates can occur during the production of PVC plastic and plastic products, and during renovations. Phthalates can disrupt hormonal functions and be dangerous to foetuses. A study carried out at the Finnish Institute of Occupational Health (FIOH) shows that occupational exposure to phthalates is nevertheless low, and does not pose a health risk to healthy adults.…
03.29 / 08:22
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In accordance with the listing agreement with Nasdaq Stockholm, Duni AB hereby also announces, by issuing a press release, the content of the notice concerning Duni’s Annual General Meeting on May 3, 2017. Notice of the Annual General Meeting of Duni AB (publ) The shareholders of Duni AB (publ) are hereby invited to attend the Annual General Meeting to be held on Wednesday, 3 May 2017, at 3 p.m. at Akvariet, Dockplatsen 12 in Malmö. Registration starts at 2.15 p.m. Notification of at…
03.29 / 08:22
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Hansa Medical AB (Nasdaq Stockholm: HMED), a biopharmaceutical company developing novel immunomodulatory enzymes, today announced that top-line clinical results from the ongoing investigator initiated US study will be presented in an oral session at the 2017 American Transplant Congress (ATC) in Chicago, U.S. on 30 April.  The top-line results from the study, demonstrate that treatment with IdeS completely eliminates donor specific antibodies (DSAs) and enables transplantation of HLA …
03.29 / 08:22
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In the middle of expansive Kista in Stockholm, rises Kista Tower, a residential block with two towers boldly interrupting the urban city profile. The taller tower has 35 floors and is the tallest residential building in Stockholm, with spectacular views of the Capitol city. WICONA has supplied both façade and window systems for the building. The tallest residential building in Stockholm, the Kista Tower, proudly rises in the Kista district. The building consists of two towers, the tallest r…
03.29 / 08:22
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Mullvad is a VPN service that keeps your online activity, identity, and location private. Now Eurosecure, distributor of ESET antivirus software products in Scandinavia, has signed a partnership agreement with Mullvad. The agreement means that Mullvad VPN now will be sold throughout the Nordic region in shops and online stores that already sell ESET products. The VPN service is packaged in ESET’s recognizable boxes and comes with an anonymous activation code to be used with a Mullvad a…
03.29 / 08:22
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Quick quiz: What do Judy Garland's rendition of "Over the Rainbow," N.W.A's seminal Straight Outta Compton and the inaugural episode of NPR's All Things Considered have in common? That little riddle just got a little easier to answer on Wednesday: The Library of Congress announced that all three "aural treasures" — along with roughly two dozen other recordings — have been inducted into its National Recording Registry. "These sounds of the past enrich our understanding of the nation's cul…
03.29 / 07:52
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The post Squash Classroom project launches in Pakistan appeared first on Squash…
03.29 / 07:51
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Attorney General Jeff Sessions has urged the cities to comply with regulations or face severe financial…
03.29 / 07:51
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Fresh clashes break out as Manama’s troops resort to violence to prevent mass funeral ceremonies for a young m…
03.29 / 07:51
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Beijing says it has detained a Taiwanese pro-independence activist and is investigating…
03.29 / 07:51
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After the successful completion of assessments of technology providers in September 2016, a core group of banks have now committed, through Project Sentinel, to the implementation of the solution that has been designed over the last 9 months. Sentinel went through an accelerated cycle of requirement gathering, extensive RFI process to select the appropriate technology, material proof of concept of the key functionality, and in December the consortium moved into the implementation…
03.29 / 07:49
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Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) was honored with the ITP .Gov Award 2017 for applying Blockchain technology for eVoting services. The award was conferred in a ceremony held in the Rosewood Hotel in Abu Dhabi on 27th March.  ADX launched Blockchain for e-Voting services during GITEX 2016 exhibition that took place in Dubai last year. The launch is considered the first of its kind for the MENA region financial markets as it employs the latest innovations in the 21st century –…
03.29 / 07:49
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Quick quiz: What do Judy Garland's rendition of "Over the Rainbow," N.W.A's seminal Straight Outta Compton and the inaugural episode of NPR's All Things Considered have in common? That little riddle just got a little easier to answer on Wednesday: The Library of Congress announced that all three "aural treasures" — along with roughly two dozen other recordings — have been inducted into its National Recording Registry. "These sounds of the past enrich our understanding of the nation's cul…
03.29 / 07:32
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