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By Anthony Boadle BRASILIA (Reuters) - President Dilma Rousseff has regained a slight edge in Brazil's presidential race after weeks of aggressive campaigning against environmentalist Marina Silva, who is losing some voter support in the campaign's homestretch, polls showed on Tuesday. Rousseff and Silva are tied at 41 percent in a likely second-round runoff that is expected to decide the election, according to a survey by the Ibope polling firm. ...
Bangalore (India) (AFP) - India is on course Wednesday to become the first nation to reach Mars on its maiden attempt, a historic feat that aims to showcase the country's home-grown and low-cost space technology.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) â A former personal trainer who broke free from an Arizona jail by hoisting himself atop a basketball hoop and pulling apart a security fence is back in custody after months on the run, authorities said Tuesday.
Celebrate the ways ANCA has helped grow the local economy this past year and give your feedback on what's planned as we enter our 60th year. Collaborate in a discussion on ways to build a more resilient regional food economy. Meeting is at The TAUNY Center from 3:30pm to 6:30pm. At 5:30 there will be a reception with local food and beverages. Members $25, Non-Members $35. Please RSVP at 518-891-6200, visit www.adirondack.org
Travel to Rensselaer Falls for the Airing of the Quilts from 10 am to 3pm. We will be hanging quilts between Chapin's Market and the park to Susan's Stitches. If you would like to have a quilt displayed please bring it to the store( Susan's Stiches) by Friday, Sept. 5th. Come and vote for your favorite quilt. Chapin's Market will have hotdogs, hamburgers and soda. They are also hosting face painting for the children. There will be live music at both Chapin's and Susan's Stitches. For more information call 315-344-5043.
The CHMC Crafters will hold a Craft Sale on Thursday, September 18 and Friday, September 19 from 9am to 3pm in the hospital lobby(Claxton Hepburn). The craft sale will feature items for Fall and Halloween. There will be many one of a kind hats, mittens, scarfs, baby blankets as well as many other hand made crafts. It will be a great chance to buy gifts for people on your Christmas list. It is also the final time tickets will be available for their quilt raffle. All proceeds benefit the hospital auxiliary.
At the Canton Free Library, programming for children ages 18 months-12 years will resume in September. The first four-week session of Toddler Storytime for 18-35 month olds will start on the 15th, and children must be pre-registered for this program, for which there is one spot still open. Preschool Storytime for ages 3-5, with no registration needed, begins at 10:30 on Wednesday the 17th. "Books and Beyond" for Kindergarten through 2nd grade will meet at 3:00pm on the 16th., with registration necessary by the 15th and the first fall event for grades 3-6 is "Tween Time" and will be on Sept. 23rd at 3:00pm, with registration necessary by the 22nd.
Stop worrying about the first rate hike â and worry about this instead, says Ron Insana.
Share repurchases have soared since the Great Recession ended, totaling more than $950 billion just in the past two years alone.
British bank Barclays was hit with a combined $77 million in fines from British and U.S. regulators.
Bill Clinton predicts corporations will someday care less about maximizing profits and more about employees and society.