• Brazil’s Odebrecht plans $8.1 billion landmark investment in Mexico

    Brazil’s Odebrecht plans $8.1 billion landmark investment in Mexico

    A unique life allowed Clarival do Prado Valladares (1918-1983) to leave an important legacy for Brazil’s artistic and architectural heritage. Even though he was educated and worked as a physician, this native of Bahia became notorious for the projects he developed as an art researcher and critic. Clarival do Prado Valladares’ merit came from his capacity to
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  • The Retro P300: A Light-Swallowing, 1080p-Shooting Pocket Monster

    The Retro P300: A Light-Swallowing, 1080p-Shooting Pocket Monster

    This is Nikon’s answer to the Canon S95 pocket dynamo. The P300 pairs a 12.1-megapixel backside-illuminated CMOS image sensor (which picks up more light than a standard CMOS sensor) with a fast f1.8 lens. Max ISO is 3200. And it shoots 1080p video at 30fps. It’s also got a new easy panorama mode seemingly borrowed
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  • If You Build Nature, Nature Will Come

    If You Build Nature, Nature Will Come

    Oh, how I wish I could believe or understand that! There’s only one reasonable course of action now: kill Flexo! But existing is basically all I do! Take me to your leader! This opera’s as lousy as it is brilliant! Your lyrics lack subtlety. You can’t just have your characters announce how they feel. That
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  • Nulla Convallis Egestas Rhoncus

    Nulla Convallis Egestas Rhoncus

    Donec facilisis fermentum sem, ac viverra ante luctus vel. Donec vel mauris quam. Vivamus pretium ornare est. Cras in mi at felis aliquet congue. Ut a est eget ligula molestie gravida. Eros ipsum rutrum orci, sagittis tempus lacus enim ac dui. Facilisis fermentum sem, ac viverra ante luctus vel. Donec vel mauris quam. Lorem ipsum
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  • JC Penney gets sued over share sale & stock plunge

    JC Penney gets sued over share sale & stock plunge

    Chain store executive, pioneer in profit sharing, and philanthropist, J (ames) C (ash) Penney (1875-1971) built a corporate empire following business precepts based on the Golden Rule. The seventh of 12 children, only six of whom grew to maturity, J. C. Penney was born on September 16, 1875, on his father’s farm near Hamilton, Missouri.
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