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By Guest Author On Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017
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The Best Crafting Platforms for Entrepreneurs

In the modern work of machines and technology, the world has started to realize the worth of handmade items. It is not only time consuming to make handmade items, they are also more neatly made than those made on More...

By Guest Author On Wednesday, July 27th, 2016
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What Four Sports Reveal About Global Culture

Global culture refers to the transmission of values ideas and meanings around the world in a way that extends social relations among people. It can also be defined as an overall way of life including language, customs, More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, June 27th, 2014
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World Cup star Clint Dempsey credits Jesus Christ, wants to live ‘pleasing to Him’

The World Cup is the buzz all over and U.S. soccer star Clint Dempsey has represented his country well in the World Cup so far, but is making more headlines as he gives all of the credit to Christ.   “My parents More...

By Robert Herriman On Monday, June 23rd, 2014
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Sen. Chuck Schumer calls on CDC to issue health alert, urges DHS to declare a ‘public emergency’ for chikungunya threat

With the World Cup ending next month, U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer urged the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to issue an immediate health alert for medical professionals in New York and around More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, June 18th, 2014
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New report says Mohammad Abdul-Nasser Khayat killed by family, not World Cup gunfire

The Syrian national who died Monday was killed by a relative, not celebratory World Cup gunfire, a security source told The Daily Star on Wednesday. photo Joel Bombardier via Flickr Mohammad Abdul-Nasser Khayat, More...

By The Dispatch On Tuesday, June 17th, 2014
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Clint Dempsey covers Outside Magazine, discusses taking on Brazil

It’s no secret: Team USA doesn’t have an easy World Cup path ahead. But Seattle Sounders star Clint Dempsey, the 31-year-old striker who ascended from a Texas trailer home to become the highest-paid American More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, June 16th, 2014
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Kenya al-Shabaab attack: Nearly 50 confirmed killed, targeted Word Cup fans

 Al Shabaab terrorists shot and hacked people to death Sunday evening in the Kenyan coastal town of Mpeketoni. The group of attackers entered the town center and began killing people before moving into a residential More...

By Robert Herriman On Friday, June 13th, 2014
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Brazil reports seven imported chikungunya cases in past week

Brazil, the host of the ongoing 2014 FIFA World Cup and the holder of the dubious title of “most dengue fever cases in the Americas”, has reported seven imported chikungunya cases during the past week, More...

By The Dispatch On Monday, April 7th, 2014
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The inevitable thing about Chikungunya: Invade and become epidemic in the Americas, according to researchers

PRESS RELEASE WASHINGTON, DC – April 7, 2014 – A team of French and Brazilian researchers warn that chikungunya virus is poised to invade, and become epidemic in the Americas according to research published More...

By Robert Herriman On Sunday, March 16th, 2014
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Pikachu headed to 2014 World Cup in Brazil as Japan’s soccer mascot

Joining the Japanese national soccer team, known as “Blue Samurai”, to the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil this June  will be 10 of the most interesting mascots possible. Pokemon has announced that none More...

By Robert Herriman On Tuesday, March 11th, 2014
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2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil: CDC warns about travelers diarrhea, dengue fever, schistosomiasis and STDs

With just 93 days before the beginning of the  Fédération Internationale de Football Association’s (FIFA) World Cup 2014 in Brazil, an estimated 500,000 soccer fans from all over the globe, including many More...



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