Job creator or job killer? A look at Pacific trade deal agreement involving the United States, Australia, Brunei, Canada, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore and Vietnam. Those countries account for nearly 40 percent of global economic output.The pact would erase most...
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A Trip South: The highest hole in Peru

...styles of movement made our experience of Peru almost entirely motorized thus far. Back...matter where you are in the world. But in Peru it seems like there is more of a well, but after more than a month in Peru, I had developed a hypothesis: The major...
Zia Boccaccio recognized with TUMI Award for the alpaca to be the symbol of her company, which later became the "passion of [her] life," in her homeland, Peru.The TUMI USA Award was founded in Miami, Florida, in 1995 to recognize outstanding Peruvian immigrants.The award ceremony...
United States, 11 Pacific Rim countries reach trade deal encourage trade between the United States, Australia, Brunei, Canada, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore and Vietnam. Together, the countries account for 40 percent of world economic output."We think it helps define...
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Sports On TV for Thursday, Sept. 4

...30 a.m., FS1 - EURO 2016, qualifying, Germany vs. Poland3:30 p.m., FS1 - International Friendly, U.S. Vs. Peru, at Washington, D.C.TENNIS9 a.m., ESPN - GRAND SLAM, U.S. Open, third-round, at Flushing, N.Y.2 p.m...
Five cities set to be in running for 2024 games

...process, which has been changed to eliminate the cut-down phase and ensure that all candidates go to the final vote in Lima, Peru, in September 2017.The IOC has been determined to present a healthy number of bids and a strong field for 2024 following the...
Beetles' biggest fan becomes dispatcher

...volcano Kasatochi before and after it erupted in 2008 for a research project. She helped identify a new species of beetles in Peru."They're really cute," she said, adding that finding a new species isn't terribly uncommon because there are so many...
Fundraising to help the orphans of Peru

...Children, an orphanage outside of Lima, Peru.Hannah Everett came to know Blanca by...professor at Emory University. Traveling in Peru, Dr. Lazzara met a Franciscan monk who...takes time, and the medical situation in Peru is hard. It is difficult, Everett said...
Business news roundup

Alpaca International CEO awarded by Peru embassyThe owner of Alpaca International...Woman in America 2014 by the Embassy of Peru. Zia Boccaccio accepted her award in Washington...including one in Juneau, and one location in Peru. Boccaccio founded her business in 2004...

...resident Erin Haida, a distance student Peru State College in Nebraska, recently earned...having returned to college in 2007 through Peru's distance delivery program. Born in...Alaska Division of Personnel. Haida's Peru College English professor, Bill Clemente...


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