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Obama's Nobel Peace Prize Speech To Note Irony Of Award During Wartime

Written on December 10th, 2009 by
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      QUOTE   President Obama -- fighting wars in two countries -- will arrive in Norway on Thursday to accept the Nobel Peace Prize for 2009.  The president will spend 26 hours in Oslo meeting the royal family, accepting the Nobel at an afternoon ceremony and attending an a...
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Archaelogical Ages/Periods – Some Tables

Written on September 11th, 2009 by
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    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Three-age_system Three-age system From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia The three-age system is the periodization of human prehistory into three consecutive time periods, named for their respective predominant tool-making technologies: The Stone Ag...
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Calls for fast action in Japan after historic vote in which opposition ousts ruling party

Written on August 30th, 2009 by
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    http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20090830/ap_on_re_as/as_japan_politics Calls for fast action in Japan after historic vote  August 30, 2009     By ERIC TALMADGE, Associated Press Writer Eric Talmadge, Associated Press Writer   TOKYO – The morning after a historic v...
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NEWS FLASH – Senator Ted Kennedy is Dead!

Written on August 26th, 2009 by
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  http://www.freep.com/article/20090825/NEWS15/90826004/1319/Ted-Kennedy-dies August 25, 2009 Sen. Edward Kennedy dies Associated Press HYANNIS PORT, Mass. -- Massachusetts Sen. Edward M. Kennedy, the liberal lion of the Senate, has died after battling a brain tumor. He was 77...
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The 100 Most Powerful Women (Forbes Report 2009)

Written on August 23rd, 2009 by
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    http://www.forbes.com/lists/2009/11/power-women-09_The-100-Most-Powerful-Women_Rank.html   Special Report The 100 Most Powerful Women 08.19.09, 06:00 PM EDT     Rank Name ...
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Why we fired Akingbola, Ibru, Ebong, others – CBN Governor Sanusi Lamido Sanusi

Written on August 14th, 2009 by
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    THE NATION August 15, 2009   Why we fired Akingbola, Ibru, Ebong, others - CBN Governor Sanusi Lamido Sanusi By Our Reporter   As we are aware, the world economy has been hit by recession following the financial meltdown that started with the sub-prime mortgage crisis in the...
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CBN Sacks 5 Bank CEOs, Injects N400bn and Refunds $90mn to FAAC

Written on August 14th, 2009 by
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  http://www.economicconfidential.com/sept09monetarysackboss.htm   ECONOMIC CONFIDENTIAL   CBN Sacks 5 Bank CEOs, Injects N400bn and Refunds $90mn to FAAC   In his first major action against unethical practices in the banking sector as well as compliance to due process, the Go...
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Clinton's Fifth Leg of African Trip Takes Her to Nigeria

Written on August 11th, 2009 by
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    Clinton Seven-Nation Trip to Africa:         1- Kenya  [ 1.  http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/8185613.stm   2.    http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/8190292.stm  ]   2- South Africa [1.  http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/a...
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Salon's handy-dandy guide to refuting the Obama "Birthers" [Alex Koppelman, August 5, 2009]

Written on August 5th, 2009 by
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    THE EIGHT MYTHS OF THE CRAZY "BIRTHERS"   Myth 1: Obama wasn't born in the U.S. Myth 2: Obama can't be president because his father was a British citizen Myth 3: A Kenyan birth certificate for Obama, showing he was born in Mombasa, has been discovered Myth 4: ...
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Tajudeen Abdul-raheem: A warrior goes home – by Onoja

Written on June 6th, 2009 by
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    WEEKLY TRUST   Tajudeen Abdul-raheem: A warrior goes home   It would seem a criminal thing to cry at the burial of a warrior like Dr Tajudeen Abdulraheem, but it was humanly impossible not to. And so, along with the sky (if we permit that interpretation of the drizzling...
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