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Britain: No negotiations on Falklands

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Britain on Wednesday dismissed a complaint from Argentina about the "militarization of the South Atlantic" as tensions rise over the Falkland Islands, over which the two countries fought a war 30 years ago.
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Increased Efficiency for Solar Power

Increased Efficiency for Solar Power | Life Lessons! | Scoop.it
Solar power is now seen in a wide variety of different applications. From solar powered garage doors, water heaters, and gadget chargers, it seems like the possible applications for this technology are endless.
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Amazon rainforest imperiled in gold rush - GlobalPost

Amazon rainforest imperiled in gold rush - GlobalPost | Life Lessons! | Scoop.it
GlobalPostAmazon rainforest imperiled in gold rushGlobalPostAccording to the Peruvian Society for Environmental Law, which is known by its Spanish initials, SPDA, just 3 percent of them are legal, working formal concessions with environmental...
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Schwab Recommends Philippine, Indonesia, Thai Stocks - Washington Post

Schwab Recommends Philippine, Indonesia, Thai Stocks - Washington Post | Life Lessons! | Scoop.it
Schwab Recommends Philippine, Indonesia, Thai StocksWashington PostPost Forum members consistently offer thought-provoking, timely comments on politics, national and international affairs.
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North Korea names Kim Jong Un Supreme Commander

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North Korea announced Saturday that Kim Jong Un has been officially named supreme commander of the military, further strengthening his authority after the death of his father, longtime North Korean leader Kim Jong Il.
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Aquino says he wants CJ to be a leader of integrity - Philippine Star

Aquino says he wants CJ to be a leader of integrity - Philippine Star | Life Lessons! | Scoop.it
Cebu Daily NewsAquino says he wants CJ to be a leader of integrityPhilippine StarBy Aurea Calica (The Philippine Star) Updated December 29, 2011 12:00 AM 0 MANILA, Philippines - President Aquino said what he wants in the Supreme Court (SC) is a...
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Law enforcers benefit from measure | Cyber Crimes Unit

MANILA, Philippines — Law enforcement institutions such as the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) and the Philippine National Police (PNP) will greatly benefit in the passage of a law dealing with cybercrimes, Sen.
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The wrong IBP statement

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IBP President Roan Libarios
Was both sad and disappointed when the Integrated Bar of the Philippines took the stand that the impeachment against Chief Justice Renato Corona was an affront to the independence on the Judiciary.
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Feast of the Holy Family: Learning to Love, Pray and Live in the School of Nazareth

Feast of the Holy Family: Learning to Love, Pray and Live in the School of Nazareth | Life Lessons! | Scoop.it
Jesus spent 30 of his 33 earthly years in Nazareth. Some spiritual writers have called these the 'hidden ...
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Philippines searches for hundreds after typhoon kills 650 | World | Reuters

Philippines searches for hundreds after typhoon kills 650 | World | Reuters | Life Lessons! | Scoop.it
CAGAYAN DE ORO, Philippines (Reuters) - Rescuers searched for more than 800 people missing in the southern Philippines on Sunday after flash floods and landslides swept houses into rivers and out to sea,...
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Impeachment for dummies - Cebu Daily News

Impeachment for dummies - Cebu Daily News | Life Lessons! | Scoop.it
Cebu Daily NewsImpeachment for dummiesCebu Daily News... the impeachment process and trial, we are printing a primer derived mostly from the book “Impeachment Q & A.” The book was edited by Carmelo V.
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Philippine Chief Justice Is Impeached

Philippine Chief Justice Is Impeached | Life Lessons! | Scoop.it
The impeachment, which alleges corruption and biased judgments, is the product of a running battle between the chief justice and the president.
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The rise and fall of Herman Cain

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Charismatic
presidential hopeful Herman Cain was quite clear when he stepped out of
the race on Saturday. ...
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UF suspends frat for 'serious' hazing

UF suspends frat for 'serious' hazing | Life Lessons! | Scoop.it
The University of Florida has temporarily suspended its chapter of the Alpha Phi Alpha fraternity after learning about a hazing incident involving fraternity members, a university spokeswoman said Tuesday.
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MRD's comment, April 9, 2012 9:08 PM
There was another incident with APhiA last month at Johnson C. Smith. All organizations should be on high alert
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Environmental Law Offers New Opportunity for Paralegals ...

Environmental Law Offers New Opportunity for Paralegals ... | Life Lessons! | Scoop.it
On the plus side, however, the industry has also heralded a new era of environmental law. As “trendy” as it might sound to consider oneself a green lawyer or paralegal, there is actually an enormous need for individuals with ...
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DOE, DENR move to ease investor concerns - Inquirer.net

DOE, DENR move to ease investor concerns - Inquirer.net | Life Lessons! | Scoop.it
DOE, DENR move to ease investor concernsInquirer.netThe Departments of Energy (DOE) and Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) are forming a subgroup that will look into the potential problems that may be faced by local and foreign investors...
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Abortion doctors face murder charges

Abortion doctors face murder charges | Life Lessons! | Scoop.it
Two Maryland doctors face murder charges related to abortions performed on late-term fetuses that were viable, authorities said Friday.
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Post-Christmas Recycling Tips

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For those who partied hard last December 25, a post-Christmas hangover from the holiday high might be felt these days. This is intensified as hills of gift wrappings and Christmas cards greet us from odd corners of the living room and the bedroom.
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Recycle your Christmas Tree

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A day after Christmas, and your Christmas tree is already feeling the vibes: Time to get that tree down. Where can I dump this thing in my neighborhood? I don’t have a yard to plant that in, maybe I’ll drop it off in the woods.
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Business Highlights - The Associated Press

Business HighlightsThe Associated Press___ Citigroup selling Belgian retail assets NEW YORK (AP) — Citigroup Inc.
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Better Ways to Welcome the New Year

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In many parts of the globe, the louder the noise, the better to welcome the New Year. Some make noise with percussive instruments while others content themselves with banging any available surface within reach.
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The 7 Pillars of Catholic Spirituality by Matthew Kelley: Fasting

The 7 Pillars of Catholic Spirituality by Matthew Kelley: Fasting | Life Lessons! | Scoop.it
I sometimes wonder about the judgment on a nation that wastes so muchfood & spends so much money on diets, cosmetic surgery, tanning beds, Hummers,& other vanities while western society implodes from lack of Faith & theworld's ...
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Oblation Run Plus Partnerships for Cleaner Rivers

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There’s Run for Pasig… and yesterday, there’s the Oblation Run to save the Philippine Rivers.
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Advent and the Eucharist: Prepare to Receive the Risen Lord

"In the sacrament of the altar, the Lord meets us, men and women created in God's image and ...
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Female Philosophers Object To Sketchy Job-Interview Parties - Jezebel

Female Philosophers Object To Sketchy Job-Interview Parties - Jezebel | Life Lessons! | Scoop.it
Female Philosophers Object To Sketchy Job-Interview PartiesJezebelAt the nationwide philosophy conference where most new hires in the field are made, a cocktail party called "the smoker" is part of the hiring process.
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