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Humble ISD incurs unexpected costs to replace Kingwood Park gym floor   
January 29, 2015
- Your Houston News - We needed more space to meet the needs of our growing district.â The Humble ISD Board of Trustees approved the final payment of $6,874.13 to îMillennium Projectî Solutions for a total...
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Romania: The Environment Provides Great Value That Should Not Be Ignored   
January 29, 2015
- The World Bank - Professor Markandya received the Nobel Peace Prize in 2007 as part of the team that drafted the Fourth Assessment of the îIntergovernmental Panel on Climate Changeî (IPCC), which made the warming of...
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Leidos Issues Annual Corporate Responsibility Report   
January 29, 2015
- Broadway World - Published in compliance with the îGlobal Reporting Initiativeî (GRI) G4 Framework, the report highlights the company's continued commitment to empower people, support the communities in which Leidos...
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In violent Venezuela, police killings surge to almost one a day   
January 29, 2015
- Euronews - With gangs running poor neighbourhoods, weapons easily available, judges and police often on the take, and prosecution rates low, Venezuela is the worldâs second worst country for homicides overall, the...
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Militant group Hezbollah claims not interested in escalation: Israel   
January 29, 2015
- Economic Times - Defence Minister, Moshe Ya'alon, today said that Israel has received a message from Hezbollah through îUnited Nationsî peacekeeping force in Lebanon (UNIFIL) that it was not interested in further...
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Somalia: UN Special Representative welcomes announcement of the nomination of a new cabinet by Somali Prime Minister   
January 29, 2015
- RBC Radio - Mogadishu, 29 January 2015 â The îUnited Nationsî Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Somalia, Nicholas Kay, has welcomed the announcement of the nomination of a new Federal cabinet...
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Study Analyzes Variability of Climate Models   
January 29, 2015
- Environmental News Network - To conduct their study, they analyzed 34 climate models used by the îIntergovernmental Panel on Climate Changeî (IPCC) in its fifth and most recent assessment report, finalized last...
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UN Special Representative welcomes announcement of the nomination of a new cabinet by Somali Prime Minister   
January 29, 2015
- APO Source - MOGADISHU, Somalia, January 29, 2015/African Press Organization (APO)/ â The îUnited Nationsî Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Somalia, Nicholas Kay, has welcomed the announcement...
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Rick Santorum And Mike Huckabee Still Just Don't Get It On Climate Change   
January 29, 2015
- The Huffington Post - and prevents them from using the U.S. lack of action for theirs.â In its latest report, the îIntergovernmental Panel on Climate Changeî found that human influence on climate is clear....
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Climate change a risk, not an uncertainty   
January 29, 2015
- Pensions & Investments - However, the U.N. îIntergovernmental Panel on Climate Changeî report of September 2013 conveyed a strong scientific consensus over the causes of climate change and the likely consequences...
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