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ECODISTRICTS SUMMIT- BOSTON, MA   NOV 12-14, 2013

ECODISTRICTS SUMMIT- BOSTON, MA NOV 12-14, 2013

Description | Coming to Boston November 12-14, the 2013 EcoDistricts Summit is the premier conference dedicated to promoting sustainable neighborhood development. The [...]
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Municipal Broadband: Who Pays the Bill?

Municipal Broadband: Who Pays the Bill?

NEW YORK — I was a guest recently on an Internet radio talk show, “ Gigabit Nation ,” hosted [...]
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Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Choose Chicago Announce Additional Tourism Records for 2012

Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Choose Chicago Announce Additional Tourism Records for 2012

CHICAGO — Today, citing information from U.S. Travel, Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Don Welsh, President and CEO of Choose Chicago, [...]
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MAYORS' COLUMNS & COMMENTARIES

New York City Mayor
Michael R. Bloomberg | 09.23.2013

Mayor Bloomberg : “If we raise our expectations, our kids will meet them.”

NEW YORK — “Good Morning.  This is Mayor Mike Bloomberg.”“For decades, it was taken for granted that New York City’s [...]
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FORT WORTH MAYOR
BETSY PRICE | 09.07.2013

Mayor Betsy Price : An open letter to the Texas Transportation Commission chairman

FORT WORTH — Dear Chairman Houghton, Thank you for allowing me and my fellow mayors to present our concerns about [...]
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JACKSONVILLE MAYOR
ALVIN BROWN | 08.21.2013

Remaining focused on retirement reform

JACKSONVILLE — Dear Friends: With the renewed efforts of the Jacksonville Retirement Reform Task Force, we are moving forward again [...]
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New York City Mayor
Michael R. Bloomberg | 07.21.2013

Mayor Bloomberg Provides Mid-Year Crime Update in Weekly Radio Address

NEW YORK — “Thanks to smart policing, tough gun laws, and heroic work by the men and women of the [...]
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New York City Mayor
Michael R. Bloomberg | 05.19.2013

“Last year, New York had the lowest number of fire deaths – 58 –

NEW YORK — “Good Morning. This is Mayor Mike Bloomberg.“Keeping New Yorkers safe from harm is City government’s number one [...]
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Washington, DC Mayor
Vincent C. Gray | 05.19.2013

Mayor Gray Outlines District’s Plan to Strengthen Power Grid…

WASHINGTON, DC — I’m Vincent C. Gray, Mayor of the District of Columbia. I’m sure many of you all have [...]
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Fort Worth Mayor
Betsy Price | 05.19.2013

Mayor Betsy Price : “We need your input on the future of fighting crime in Fort Worth”

FORT WORTH —  Do you have an opinion about how your city addresses crime? Do you feel the city is [...]
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FORT WORTH MAYOR
BETSY PRICE | 04.13.2013

Fort Worth : Central resource center for homeless coming by 2014

FORT WORTH — In 2008, Mayor Mike Moncrief and countless community partners set a course and a vision to end [...]
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HALTON HILLS MAYOR
RICK BONNETTE | 04.04.2013

Mayor Rick Bonnette “Folks we were listened to at Queen’s Park”

HALTON HILLS — I have written before about the Provincial Sector Review Panel on the Ontario Hydro Utilities.  This was [...]
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American billionaire buys Picasso’s “Le Reve” for record $155M

American billionaire buys Picasso’s “Le Reve” for record $155M

NEW YORK CITY — American billionaire and hedge fund manager Steve Cohen has bought a Pablo Picasso artwork for approximately [...]
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Obama appoints first woman to lead Secret Service

Obama appoints first woman to lead Secret Service

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. President Barack Obama on Tuesday appointed Julia A. Pierson as director of the Secret Service, making [...]
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UN appoints Swedish expert to probe chemical weapons use in Syria

UN appoints Swedish expert to probe chemical weapons use in Syria

NEW YORK CITY — United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Tuesday appointed Swedish scientist Ake Sellstrom to head a [...]
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Ex-New Orleans mayor charged with bribery, fraud

Ex-New Orleans mayor charged with bribery, fraud

Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin was indicted Friday on 21 corruption charges including wire fraud, bribery and money laundering. [...]
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Mayors focus on “local warming,” urge Obama to act

Mayors focus on “local warming,” urge Obama to act

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Reeling from an historic drought, the hottest year on record and more frequent wild weather, mayors from [...]
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Kenya is open to tourists, assures Kandie, Kenya’s Tourism Secretary

Kenya is open to tourists, assures Kandie, Kenya’s Tourism Secretary

NAIROBI, KENYA — Cabinet Secretary for East African Affairs, Commerce and Tourism Phyllis Kandie has assured tourists that Kenya is [...]
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Houston Airports Unveil First Look at Proposed Spaceport

Houston Airports Unveil First Look at Proposed Spaceport

HOUSTON – The Houston Airport System unveiled part of its vision for the future of Ellington Airport (EFD) today, as [...]
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Ryanair fires senior pilot for questioning airline’s safety on TV

Ryanair fires senior pilot for questioning airline’s safety on TV

DUBLIN, IRELAND — Irish low-cost airline Ryanair has fired one of its longest-serving pilots after he appeared on British television [...]
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Bush Airport Wins International Award for Green Efforts

Bush Airport Wins International Award for Green Efforts

HOUSTON — The Houston Airport System (HAS) is receiving international acclaim for its Ecopark parking operation, located at George Bush [...]
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Security threat diverts Southwest Airlines flight to Phoenix

Security threat diverts Southwest Airlines flight to Phoenix

PHOENIX, ARIZONA  — A Los Angeles flight heading toward Texas made an emergency landing after a bomb threat was issued, [...]
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Tourists cancel trips to India in wake of sex attacks

Tourists cancel trips to India in wake of sex attacks

NEW DELHI, INDIA — Brutal sexual assaults in India that made international headlines in recent months have contributed to a [...]
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Turkish Airlines Launches Non-stop Flights Between Houston and Istanbul

Turkish Airlines Launches Non-stop Flights Between Houston and Istanbul

HOUSTON — Turkish Airlines, one of the world’s fastest growing airlines, is expanding its presence in the United States. Today [...]
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China´s new national tourism strategy set to increase outbound tourism

China´s new national tourism strategy set to increase outbound tourism

WASHINGTON,DC — The Outline for National Tourism and Leisure (2013-2020),” recently issued by the government of China, sets the ground [...]
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Female tourist jumps from hotel balcony to escape sexual assault in India

Female tourist jumps from hotel balcony to escape sexual assault in India

AGRA ,INDIA –A British woman has been injured after jumping from a hotel balcony to escape from alleged harassment in [...]
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Ryanair Commits to Order 175 Next-Generation 737S From Boieng

Ryanair Commits to Order 175 Next-Generation 737S From Boieng

NEW YORK, N.Y — Boeing is delighted that Ryanair has announced a commitment today to order 175 Next-Generation 737-800s for [...]
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China announces plan to boost travel

China announces plan to boost travel

LEXINGTON, KENTUCKY — The Chinese government has announced a series of initiatives aimed at increasing travel among its citizens. In [...]
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Houston Gains New Downtown Enrollment Center for Global Entry Program

Houston Gains New Downtown Enrollment Center for Global Entry Program

HOUSTON —Due to strong international trade and commerce, the City of Houston marks the opening of a satellite enrollment center [...]
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American Airlines, US Airways merge to become world’s biggest airline

American Airlines, US Airways merge to become world’s biggest airline

FORT WORTH, TEXAS  — AMR Corporation, the parent company of American Airlines, Inc., and US Airways Group, Inc. on Thursday [...]
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Boeing 787 Dreamliner incidents raise safety concerns

Boeing 787 Dreamliner incidents raise safety concerns

BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS  — A Boeing 787 Dreamliner operated by Japan Airlines suffered a fuel leakage Tuesday while preparing to take [...]
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