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The Most Important Thing

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If war and violence tore apart your country and you were forced to suddenly run for your life, what would you bring with you? American photographer Brian Sokol, working with ...

United Nations Development Programme

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Latest Subject: 24 hours in... New Our current subject is “24 Hours In…” and the goal is to use your photos to create a story that expresses the theme of ...

Syria Emergency

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Home > What We Do > Emergency Response > Syria Emergency 04 February 2016 Speaking at the London Syria Conference, the head of the UN Refugee Agency Filippo Grandi called ...

Latest Zika situation report

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Read the full situation report 5 February 2016 Summary An Emergency Committee was convened by the Director-General under the International Health Regulations (2005) on 1 February 2016. Following the advice ...

How Did I Get Here? Derek Lam

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How Did I Get Here? Designer Education St. Ignatius College Preparatory, San Francisco, class of 1984 Boston College, 1984–85 Parsons School of Design, New York, class of 1990 Work Experience ...

Under Armour’s Most Valuable Players

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When Under Armour re-signed an endorsement deal with NFL quarterback Cam Newton of the Carolina Panthers before the current season, it looked like a risky investment. The former Heisman Trophy ...

The Bakken Bust Hits North Dakota Hard

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For most of the past decade, North Dakota has been the economic envy of every state in America. It posted the lowest jobless rate, the highest increase in personal income,

Seven Ways to Cure Jet Lag

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QT Sydney’s SpaQWeekend Warrior, 150 minutes, $365 This hip Aussie hotel takes a three-pronged approach to curing fatigue. First comes an allover scrub with anti-inflammatory green-tea salt, then a 45-minute ...

New stamps promoting LGBT equality worldwide unveiled at United Nations

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4 February 2016 – The United Nations Postal Administration (UNPA) today unveiled a set of six commemorative stamps to promote UN Free & Equal – a global UN campaign for ...

Baby giraffes steal milk, and adults let them do it

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Baby giraffes have got some cheek. They seem to use stealth to steal milk from giraffes that are not their mothers, at least in zoos. About 40 per cent of ...

Livestream

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Watch the live stream of the main plenary sessions from the Support Syria and the Region conference from 0830 GMT on 4 February 2016. @SupportSyrians | #SupportSyrians

World Food Programme

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Latest Subject: 24 hours in... New Our current subject is “24 Hours In…” and the goal is to use your photos to create a story that expresses the theme of ...

Why have New Hampshire Democrats gone ga-ga for Bernie Sanders?

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The latest polls in New Hampshire place Bernie Sanders ahead of Hillary Clinton by as much as 31 percent. And that prompts a technical question from political scientists: WTF? That ...

At London conference on Syria, UN chief calls for access for aid, protection for civilians

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4 February 2016 – Heads of State and Government met in London today at an international conference on Syria, with United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon laying out three main objectives: ...

Here's what people were Googling during the Democratic debate

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Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders had their first debate since the race narrowed down to just the two of them, and also the last one before voters head to the ...

4 Reasons to Cheer the January Jobs Report

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Although the 151,000 jobs added in January undershot consensus expectations by more than 30,000 and the impressive December increase was revised downward, the monthly snapshot of the U.S. labor market ...

The 7 must-watch moments from the Democratic debate in New Hampshire

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Explosive would be an understatement. Sen. Bernie Sanders and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton didn’t waste any time in Thursday's Democratic presidential debate in New Hampshire before jumping into ...

Techcrunch Mini-Meetup During Mobile World Congress, Feb 24

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We are planning on holding a mini-meetup in Barcelona during MWC, offering you a chance to pitch TC writers and hold a pitch-off, with pinners getting free tickets to Disrupt ...

Startups Haven’t Replaced India’s 19th Century Food Delivery Service

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More than 400 food delivery apps started up in India over the past three years, raising $120 million from venture capital firms and other investors. Luring customers with photos of ...

There’s a Better Way to Listen to Music

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A few months ago, I signed up for Apple Music. As part of the introductory process, it asked what artists I like. Drake? OK. Future? Sure. John Coltrane? Definitely. Based ...

Report Card: Clinton, Sanders Face Off as Intense Equals

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The final Democratic debate before Tuesday’s New Hampshire primary was two hours of trench warfare between skilled rivals who now know their opponent’s weaknesses as well as they know their ...

Zika Is the Next Front in the Mosquito Wars

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The Aedes aegypti mosquito weighs less than a grain of rice, lives only a few weeks, and doesn’t stray more than 100 yards from where it hatches. For a creature ...

Here’s why the NBA’s top team stopped letting its players eat PB&J

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After the Golden State Warriors' Steph Curry scored 51 points during his game last night, he might have been craving a soft peanut butter and jelly sandwich. But the day ...

We are ive-blogging the Democratic debate in New Hampshire

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9:01 - I see that Rachel Maddow is as excited as I am that Martin O'Malley has dropped out. 9:00 - And with that, on with the debate! 8:58 - ...

The Koch brothers have a Donald Trump problem

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There is one man standing in the way of the Koch brothers' plans to elect a free-market conservative to the White House in November. His name is Donald J. Trump.

London Syria Conference: World leaders urged to help Syrians

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Text size| | | News Stories, 3 February 2016 © UNHCR/J.MatasChildren play at Zaatari Refugee Camp in Jordan. LONDON, United Kingdom, Feb 3 (UNHCR) – More than 70 heads of ...

Clinton Has ‘Absolutely No Concerns’ on Outcome of E-Mail Probe

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“I am 100% confident” that the nothing will come of FBI investigation of her use of private e-mail server as secretary of state, Hillary Clinton says at Democratic presidential debate ...

Sanders: Dispute Over Iowa Results Blown Out of Proportion

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“I think people are blowing this up out of proportion” and “at the end of the day, no matter how it’s recounted, it’ll break roughly even,” Bernie Sanders says at ...

Clinton Says Will Consider Releasing Goldman Speech Transcript

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Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton also says she will mull whether to release transcripts of all her paid speeches since she left govt service in early 2013. Clinton makes comment ...

A Plastic Ocean Official Trailer

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More classified emails found on private server

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The indefatigable Ken Dilanian reports the latest news on classified information being sent to private email accounts: The State Department’s Inspector General has found classified information sent to the personal ...

Clinton Challenges Feasibility of Sanders' Proposals in Debate

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Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton used a debate five days before the New Hampshire primary to say she and Bernie Sanders agree on major goals for the county, but that ...

For Your Consideration: How Will This Year's Best Sundance Features Factor in the Next Oscar Race?

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With this year's Sundance Film Festival wrapped, it's time to look forward to the inevitable impact on the future Oscar race. 00000152-a335-d150-aff6-eb7dfe420000 READ MORE: For Your Consideration: Sundance is Still ...

Donald Trump losing steam after Iowa loss

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It's only one poll, and a national poll at that, but PPP says that Donald Trump is suffering badly from his loss in Iowa: “Donald Trump’s really seen some cratering ...

In surprise move, France rejects Israeli drones

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Springboard: Nicolas Pesce Wants to Make Movies That Mess With Your Mind

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"People are darker than they think they are." 00000152-b276-d79d-a173-b3fef30d0000 READ MORE: 'The Eyes of My Mother' is the Discovery of This Year's Sundance Film Festival Some filmmakers make a handful ...

Flint probably has bigger problems than lead pipes

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The latest from Flint: Mayor Karen Weaver is calling for immediate removal of lead pipes from Flint's water distribution system, and is expected to detail her request at a news ...

Yes, Bernie Sanders is questioning Hillary Clinton's integrity

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Greg Sargent points us to this exchange yesterday on CNN: WOLF BLITZER: Are you suggesting that Secretary Clinton is beholden to Wall Street and big money? BERNIE SANDERS: No. What ...

The party is deciding....on Marco Rubio?

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Over at FiveThirtyEight, they're taking The Party Decides out for a spin by tracking the most important sign of just how the party decides: endorsements. This is allegedly the key ...

The Water Next Time: Professor Who Helped Expose Crisis in Flint Says Public Science Is Broken

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When Marc Edwards opens his mouth, dangerous things come out.In 2003 the Virginia Tech civil-engineering professor said that there was lead in the Washington, D.C., water supply, and that the ...

The Solutions Are At Hand: Democratic Money and Capital for the Commons

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The Solutions Are At Hand: Democratic Money and Capital for the Commons This article originally appeared on Shareable One of the more complicated, mostly unresolved issues facing most commons is ...

Meet The Finalists For The NFL’s 1st And Future

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It’s here! 1st and Future, the startup pitch hosted jointly by the NFL, Stanford and your favorite tech blog, TechCrunch, is tomorrow! We’ve scoured fields, courts, arenas and stadiums around ...

Goldman Sachs With Pimco Warn Bond Gains Will Turn Into Losses

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Goldman Sachs Group Inc. and Pacific Investment Management Co. say bonds are poised to fall and traders aren’t prepared for how far the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates. “Ten-year ...

That time Bernie Sanders said he was a bigger feminist than his female opponent

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A few days before the 1986 Vermont gubernatorial election, Bernie Sanders held a rally in downtown Burlington. Sanders, then the independent mayor of the state's largest city, was trailing badly ...

One Medical Acquires Rise, A Nutrition Coaching App

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Much of Rise CEO Suneel Gupta and One Medical CEO Tom Lee’s first interactions happened in front of a whiteboard at the One Medical offices after the pair were introduced ...

NextGenVest CEO On What Fintech Startups Can Learn From Uber

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Last week, following TechCrunch’s coverage of Kelly Peeler and his company NextGenVest, I caught up with Peeler, whose company is using Snapchat to send money tips to millennial students. In ...

Your city will never get rich hosting the Super Bowl

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As gang violence worsens, more Salvadorans flee

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Text size| | | News Stories, 3 February 2016 © UNHCR/D. VolpeA family that fled street gangs in El Salvador now seeks asylum in Guatemala. GUATEMALA CITY, Guatemala, Feb 3 ...

Butterflies Forty Million Years Before Butterflies

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There’s a group of fossils insects that look really quite a lot like butterflies. They had broad wings with scales and pigmented eyespots. Their mouthparts were long probing straws. They ...

World Cancer Day

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"We must do more to end the many tragedies that cancer inflicts. About one third of cancers can be prevented, while others are curable if diagnosed and treated early. And ...
 

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