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Strip Scribbles: Ben Vaughn's new downtown restaurant; Canon USA benefit
25 YEARS: Congratulations to the Rio celebrating its silver anniversary with events throughout January, gift giveaways and yearlong specials. It opened its doors on Jan. 15, 1990. A 25th anniversary Rio Rita bobble head locals giveaway will be …
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Rio Tinto takes more
Rio Tinto was again bargain-hunting today, taking a couple more capes. A Bocimar ship and a Clearlake relet were fixed in Dampier for Qingdao at $ 4.65 and $ 4.70 per tonne. Dong-A Tanker also fixed on the Australia to China route, paying $ 4.90 per tonne …
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Rio Open to feature four of world's top 20 players
Nadal, who won the inaugural edition of the Rio Open in 2014 by defeating Ukraine's Alexandr Dolgopolov, will once again headline the tournament to be played on outdoor clay courts at the exclusive Jockey Club in Rio de Janeiro's tony Gavea district, …
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Ralph Porch, longtime Rio Grande firefighter, dies at 77
Porch started his fire service as a junior firefighter in Stone Harbor, and joined the Rio Grande Fire Department in 1961 where he served for 54 years. Porch was chief of the fire department for 17 years in four different decades – 1966-69, 1977 and …
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Political playmaker gets hefty raise
A Rio Arriba County employee with a questionable work history received a hefty pay raise Nov. 9, that nearly doubles his salary. La Arbolera Community Center employee Elias Fresquez received an $ 8.25 per hour pay raise, from $ 11 per hour to $ 19.25 per …
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Bianca Del Rio talks Beyoncé
Del Rio was one of the last people featured on the late Joan Rivers' “In Bed With Joan” Web series. She was named best new television personality at the NewNowNext Awards, made the Out 100 list of definitive LGBT performers and was the subject of a …
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Police shoot, kill armed robbery suspect at Rio
A man who Las Vegas police believe to be responsible for a string of armed robberies at casinos was shot and killed at the Rio by Metro detectives early Sunday morning. (Kimber Laux/Las Vegas Review-Journal) …
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Rio 2016 preparations threatened by "political" Sports Ministerial appointment
Hilton will be responsible for helping to organise the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, while Rebelo, a member of the Communist Party of Brazil who was in charge of the preparations for the successful 2014 FIFA World Cup, will move to the Ministry of Science …
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Ex-Rio police chief pleads to felony charge in synthetic marijuana case
The Wisconsin Dells business owner and former Rio police chief accused of selling synthetic marijuana in his cigar shop pleaded to a felony charge. Randy L. Martin, 53, of rural Rio, pleaded no contest Friday in Columbia County Circuit Court to felony …
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(Tweet) Rio Ferdinand Apologises After Appearing To Strangle Arsenal Star
Queens Park Rangers defender Rio Ferdinand has issued a somewhat flippant apology through Twitter, after the former England and Manchester United star appeared to put his hands around the neck of Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud just before the …
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Alberto Del Rio Bellator Talks Confirmed
Del Rio, it should be noted, has a legit MMA background, having fought up until 2010 in Japan's Pride and Deep organizations, among others, under the name Dos Caras Jr. Using a wrestling base, and fighting in a luchador style mask, Dos Caras/Del Rio …
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Drought, population pressures cause Rio Grande basin groundwater drop
The Upper Rio Grande Basin has been struggling with drought for most of the past decade, forcing cities and farmers from southern Colorado to Texas' Hudspeth County to pump water from the ground to make up for the lack of snow and rain, according to an …
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Rio 100 Merchandise to give away!
Guess the total time it'll take Rio 100 to reach the finish line and post your response here! But, you must have submitted your guess by the time the start gun is fired, at 1300 hours AEST. (Translation, 1pm Sydney time / 3pm Kiwi time). We will …
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Paralympic Sailing seeks equal treatment from Rio Games organizers
The International Sailing Regatta 2014, the largest sailing event ever held in Brazil, offered the first test event for the Rio 2016 Olympic Summer Games. All ten Olympic events were included, with 324 sailors from 34 countries participating. Alastair …
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Jailed at Christmas: Rio man the lone prisoner from 2013 protests
RIO DE JANEIRO — “Do I remember? Christmas Day last year?” repeated prisoner Rafael Braga Vieira, slowly. All the while, he fidgeted and toyed with the glass table in front of him. After a pause, he said, “I remember. It was quiet. Just a normal day.
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US Clears Land-Swap for Rio-BHP Copper Mine Project
SYDNEY—U.S. President Barack Obama has signed into law legislation clearing a land-swap deal that will underpin the proposed $ 6 billion development of one of the world's largest untapped copper deposits, Rio Tinto PLC said Monday. The Resolution …
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New Gilas coach Tab Baldwin's goal: Philippines in Rio Olympics
Newly-installed Gilas Pilipinas coach Tab Baldwin is eyeing to clinch a ticket to the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. "I wanna see Gilas Pilipinas in Rio in the Olympics. I wanna see us have gold medals in our next FIBA Asia qualifications …
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Lobos Sweep the Rio Grande Rivalry
Lobos Sweep the Rio Grande Rivalry. The Lobos won in Cruces, but a little close for comfort, with a 69 to 67 final. The Lobos are now 8 and 3 on the year. By krqejaredchester Published: December 20, 2014, 10:03 am Updated: December 21, 2014, 1:04 am.
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Celebrating Christmas 2014 in Rio de Janeiro
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Sandy beaches and caipirinhas may take the place of the snow and eggnog that those from the Northern Hemisphere are accustomed to during the holiday season, but getting together with family, eating meals and exchanging …
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Animation of what Rio Olympic Park will look like (video)
The city of Rio de Janeiro published an animated video of what the main 2016 Olympic Park will look like, detailed to include people roaming the area. Barra Olympic Park, known as the heart of the Games, will include nine venues hosting sports …
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