Dirt Girl: Pushing back fall is hard to imagine going back to eating things that have traveled thousands of miles.While traveling this summer in Europe, the vast number of greenhouses dotting the countryside were noticeable. The same could be said of Japan where we went...
Hungary opens trains for migrants, but only to camps

...reached Hungary this year, 90,000 of them in the past two months alone, representing around half of all asylum-seekers in Europe."We Hungarians are full of fear," Orban told a Brussels news conference, warning that the acceptance of so many...
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US stocks plunge after bleak Chinese manufacturing report

...F Man Capital. "With inflation remaining low here, I just don't a reason why they would raise rates."Markets in Europe were broadly lower. Germany's DAX fell 2.4 percent, France's CAC-40 lost 2.4 percent and the U.K.'s FTSE...
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Hungary bars migrants from trains; smugglers wait

...chief of staff to Prime Minister Viktor Orban, blamed Germany and what he called other "left-wing governments" in Europe for encouraging the rush of migrants. "The defense of our borders is important, not opening the borders," he said...
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Scientists find evidence of prehistoric massacre in Europe

BERLIN - Scientists say they have found rare evidence of a prehistoric massacre in Europe after discovering a 7,000-year-old mass grave with skeletal remains from some of the continent's first farmers bearing...
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New Frontiers: Juneau ballerina has hopes of an Alaska first

...its ballerinas heavily from the academy."After I graduate I would love to stay in Russia, find a job in Russia or in Europe," she said of her plans. "I really want to be in a classical company because I spent all the time learning about classical...
My Turn: UAS offers good education close to home

...Having grown up in Juneau, Laura also wanted to travel and experience other places and cultures. She studied for a year in Europe, earning credits toward her degree while paying in-state tuition. Then, best of all, Laura landed a good-paying...
Dee Longenbaugh wins "Contributions to Literacy" award

...led her to become a Fellow of the Royal Geographic Society, and she has presented papers at international conferences in Europe and Russia.Edna MacLean recently completed 30 years of work on an exhaustive Inupiaq-English dictionary, Inupiatun...
US kills senior Khorasan Group leader

...Administration decided last July to ban uncharged mobile phones and laptops from flights to the U.S. that originated in Europe and the Middle East.The Khorasan group remains a threat, American officials said. Its existence demonstrates that...
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Tourist playground meets hectic refugee camp on Greek island

...different human tide: tens of thousands of migrants arriving in crammed rubber dinghies in hopes of making new lives in Europe.Overwhelmed police clerks used fire extinguishers and batons on Tuesday to quell the crowds of weary and frustrated...
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