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Trees

Most trees and shrubs in cities or communities are planted to provide beauty or shade. These are two excellent reasons for their use. Woody plants also serve many other purposes, and it often is helpful to consider these other functions when selecting a tree or shrub for the landscape. The benefits of trees can be […]

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February 3, 2014

Looking To Escape the Bone Chilling Freeze? Head To Alaska

All the while, in Alaska, on several dates in the month of January, temperatures have been warmer in Alaska than they have been in Texas, Louisiana and much of the Atlantic coast, even Florida

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January 30, 2014

Not Your Everyday Volunteer

profile of a prominent Muslim physician

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January 30, 2014

Community News (V16-I6)

community news January 30 2014

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January 30, 2014

Beautiful Miladun Nabi (s) at Tawheed Center, Farmington

The Tawheed Center hosted a beautiful Miladun Nabi (s) program this past Sunday…

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January 30, 2014

U.S. ‘Dismantling’ Rhetoric Ignores Iran’s Nuclear Proposals

Tehran must “dismantle” some of its nuclear program?

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January 30, 2014

Bringing Edward Snowden to Trial Could Be the Embarrassment of the Century

There’s little doubt that if the Obama administration ever managed to bring NSA whistle-blower Edward Snowden before a jury on American soil, the unfolding drama would quickly become the trial of the new century

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January 30, 2014

Libyan Deputy Prime Minister Survives Attempt On Life

Libya’s deputy prime minister survived unhurt after gunmen fired on his car in Tripoli on Wednesday in an attack reflecting the violent chaos plaguing the North African nation two years after Muammar Gaddafi’s fall.

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January 30, 2014

Gunmen kill Egyptian General; Mursi Defiant at Trial

Gunmen on a motorbike killed a senior Egyptian Interior Ministry official outside his home in Cairo on Tuesday, putting pressure on the military-backed government as it struggles to contain an Islamist insurgency.

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January 30, 2014

Tunisia’s Islamists Cede Power To Caretaker Government

Tunisia’s new caretaker government formally took office on Wednesday, replacing the Islamist party which came to power after a 2011 uprising

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January 30, 2014

Water Contamination Worsens: Ongoing Struggle over Public Safety

“Only when the last tree has died, and the last river has been poisoned, and the last fish has been caught, will we realize we cannot eat money.”

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January 30, 2014

Mubarak-Era Networks Return For New Military Man In Egypt

This time, the slick political machine is drumming up support for army chief Field Marshal Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, who toppled Egypt’s first freely-elected leader, Islamist Mohamed Mursi, and is expected to become president.

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January 30, 2014

Clash of Titans

This is not merely a fight between Israel and the US. Nor is it only a fight between the White House and Congress. It is also a battle between intellectual titans.

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January 30, 2014

Brahimi Says No Substantive Progress On Syria But Hopeful

International mediator Lakhdar Brahimi said on Wednesday that he does not expect to achieve anything substantive in the first round of Syria talks ending on Friday, but hoped for a more productive second round starting about a week later.

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January 30, 2014

New Evangelical Movement Splits From Pro-Israel Line

Figures with deep roots in America’s religious right have launched a quiet effort aimed at pushing evangelical Christians away from decades of growing loyalty to Israel and toward increased solidarity with the Palestinians.

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January 30, 2014