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Toledo, Ohio

headquartered in Toledo until 1953. In 2001, a taxpayer lawsuit was filed against Toledo that challenged the constitutionality of tax incentives it extended to DaimlerChrysler for the expansion of its Jeep plant. In 2006 the case was won by the city unanimously after it reached the U.S. Supreme Court in ''DaimlerChrysler Corp. v. Cuno''. Green industry While Toledo has a "rust belt" reputation due to its manufacturing history, in the 2000s, the city received significant

interest and growth in "green jobs" due to economic development around solar energy. For example, the University of Toledo and Bowling Green State University received Ohio grants for solar energy research.


Tonga

Sandwich Islands ( gs (.gs) ), del.icio.us (Delicious (website)) of the United States ( us (.us) ), and cr.yp.to of Tonga ( to (.to) ). The .co domain of Colombia has generated significant interest as a potential competitor to generic TLDs for commercial use given its possible use as the abbreviation for the word "company". http: www.cointernet.co frequently-asked-questions What makes .CO such a unique opportunity? In June and July 2010 .co was opened for public registrations. - Tonga Nuku Commons:Category:Tonga (Nukuʻalofa) WikiPedia:Tonga Dmoz:Regional Oceania Tonga


German Empire

Isles and France (French Third Republic) with U-boats and raiders. The largest naval battle of the First World War was the Battle of Jutland which was the only full-scale clash of battleships in that war. Arthur, Max; pp.241–242 Four Victoria Crosses were awarded for action at Jutland. The war in the air (Aviation in World War I) saw 19 VCs being awarded to airmen. The First World War saw significant interest in List of World War I flying aces


Portland, Oregon

, both academic and personal, in the history and contemporary status of crypto-Jews, and a number of distinguished scholars have published in the area. Especially in recent years, a number of people, especially, but not limited to, Hispanics, have returned or converted to Judaism, frequently in part because of knowledge of a previously-suppressed Jewish heritage. New Mexico, Texas, Arizona, and California are major areas of interest, but significant interest also is found


New Zealand

as emcee. In interviews he has mentioned having a significant interest in New Zealand parenting values. He also has an interest in vintage cars and currently owns a 1956 Chevrolet Bel Air. He is a member (representing parents) on the Board of Trustees of St Peter's College, Auckland. St Peter's College website, BOT Members (retrieved 29 April 2011) In his spare time, Terei is a known fishing enthusiast

and musician. He frequently hosts corporate functions around New Zealand and is extremely popular as emcee. In interviews he has mentioned having a significant interest in New Zealand parenting values. He also has an interest in vintage cars and currently owns a 1956 Chevrolet Bel Air. He is a member (representing parents) on the Board of Trustees of St Peter's College, Auckland. St Peter's College website, BOT Members

of Fisheries, "Fish Identification – Hapuku (Groper)", ''Ministry of Fisheries'', 2009. Retrieved September 12, 2010. There has been significant interest globally for development of this species for aquaculture. In Europe, a very similar species of wreckfish is highly prized and considered a local delicacy. Because of this, the ''Polyprion spp.'' have been overfished in most areas. Its premium market position, high value, and limited supply have created a lot of interest for this species in the aquaculture sector. In New Zealand, National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research (NIWA) have embraced hāpuku as an opportunity for New Zealand to expand and have identified markets for this species locally in New Zealand and Australia and internationally in Europe and Asia. National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research, ''National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research'', n.d. Retrieved September 12, 2010. There has been significant interest globally for development of this species for aquaculture . In Europe, a very similar species of wreckfish is highly prized and considered a local delicacy. Because of this, the ''Polyprion spp.'' have been overfished in most areas. Its premium market position, high value, and limited supply have created a lot of interest for this species in the aquaculture sector. In New Zealand, National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research (NIWA) have embraced hāpuku as an opportunity for New Zealand to expand and have identified markets for this species locally in New Zealand and Australia and internationally in Europe and Asia. National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research, ''National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research'', n.d. Retrieved September 12, 2010. Next rush The next rush was to Moonambel, Victoria Moonambel , then known as Mountain Creek at the end of the Pyrenees Ranges, north of Avoca. MaryBHstry Other miners moved to Kiandra, New South Wales and to New Zealand where there is a Lamplough Lead just north of Hokitika (Hokitika, New Zealand). Crown Minerals, New Zealand The single is also the only top ten single to be lifted from the ''One Touch'' era. It peaked at number six on the UK Singles Chart and so far has sold over 156,000 copies to-date in the United Kingdom. http: www.buzzjack.com forums index.php?showtopic 516 The single also had considerable success globally, reaching the Top 40 in nine other countries, including top five peaks in New Zealand, Germany, Austria and Switzerland. '''Pollyfilla''' (aka '''Colin McLean''') (born August 1978) GayNZ.com. (2004-03)."At a Glance: Colin McLean. a.k.a. Miss Pollyfilla." Retrieved on 2007-07-09. is a drag artiste (drag queen) originally from Wellington (Wellington City), New Zealand. The drag persona of Colin McLean, ''Pollyfilla'' through the years has become an well known not only of Wellington's Queer (LGBT) community, but the wider community and New Zealand as a whole, performing regularly at social and community events, attending LGBT rights rallies, entertaining on stage, film and television, as well as being the mainstay for drag entertainment at Wellington's popular gay venue POUND Nightclub and Bar. The Wolfhounds have been able to provide hospitality, housing, and career opportunities for players coming to Boston to play for the Hounds. This is one of the reasons they have been able to maintain success on the field. The team is composed of Americans, but there is also a large contingent of foreigners. Many countries are represented Australia, England, New Zealand, Fiji, and Wales. 100px The hikoi moves down Wellington's Kent Terrace on its way to Parliament. (Image:Forshore and Seabed Hikoi.JPG) The '''New Zealand foreshore and seabed controversy''' is a debate in the politics (politics of New Zealand) of New Zealand. It concerns the ownership of the country's foreshore and seabed, with many Maori groups claiming that Maori have a rightful claim to title. These claims are based around historical possession and the Treaty of Waitangi. Wikipedia:New Zealand Commons:Category:New Zealand Dmoz:Regional Oceania New Zealand


Burma

interests to the subcontinent, where BP had no business. It played a major role in the oil industry in South Asia for about a century through its subsidiaries, and in discovery of oil in the Middle East through its significant interest in British Petroleum. The coloured history of the Burmah Oil Company It marketed itself under the ''BOC'' brand in Burma, Pakistan and Assam (in India) and through


Russian Empire

, while Nicholas was visiting Japan during his eastern journey (Eastern journey of Nicholas II). Background Before opening ceremonies in Vladivostok marking the start of construction of the Trans-Siberian Railroad, Tsarevich Nicholas made an official visit to Japan. The Russian Pacific Fleet with the Tsarevich first called on Kagoshima (Kagoshima, Kagoshima), then Nagasaki (Nagasaki, Nagasaki), and then Kobe. From Kobe, the Tsarevich journeyed overland to Kyoto, where he was met by a delegation headed by Prince Arisugawa Taruhito. As this was the first visit by such an important foreign prince to Japan since those of Prince Heinrich of Prussia in 1880 and two British princes in HMS ''Bacchante'' (HMS Bacchante (1876)) in 1881, and as the military influence of the Russian Empire was growing rapidly in the far east, the Japanese government placed heavy emphasis on using this visit to foster better Russo-Japanese relations (Empire of Japan – Russian Empire relations). Nicholas showed interest in the Japanese traditional crafts, got a a dragon tattoo on his right arm, Keene, ''Emperor of Japan, Meiji and His World'', pp.446. Nikolai had read Pierre Loti's ''Madame Butterfly'' before arriving in Nagasaki, and in imitation of Loti had a dragon tattooed on his right arm on May 4 in a painful operation that took 7 hours, from 9 PM to 4 AM. and bought an ornamental hairpin (Kanzashi) for a Japanese girl who happened to be near him. right 225px thumb To contribute to the emergence of a society in which development will supplant stagnation, in which growth will take the place of decay, and in which culture will put an end to barbarism is the noblest, and, indeed, the only true function of intellectual endeavor. (File:Wheat close-up.JPG) '''Paul Alexander Baran (w:Paul Alexander Baran)''' (25 August 1909, Mykolaiv (w:Mykolaiv),Russian Empire (w:Russian Empire), today Ukraine (w:Ukraine) – 26 March 1964, Palo Alto (w:Palo Alto, California), USA (w:United States of America)) was an American economist (w:economics) known for his Marxist (w:Marxist) views. In 1951 Baran was promoted to full professor at Stanford University (w:Stanford University) and Baran was the only tenured Marxian economist (w:Marxian economist) in the United States until his death in 1964. right thumb w:Mark Kac Mark Kac (File:Mark Kac.jpg) Where there is independence there must be the normal law. '''Mark Kac (w:Mark Kac)''' (pronounced ''kahts'', Polish (w:Polish Language): ''Marek Kac'', b. 3 August 1914, Krzemieniec (w:Krzemieniec), Russian Empire (w:Russian Empire), now in Ukraine (w:Ukraine); d. 26 October 1984, California (w:California), USA (w:USA)) was a Polish (w:Poles) mathematician. Kac completed his Ph.D. in mathematics at the Polish University of Lwów (w:University of Lwów) in 1937 under the direction of Hugo Steinhaus (w:Hugo Steinhaus).


Pakistan

Commons:Category:Pakistan WikiPedia:Pakistan Dmoz:Regional Asia Pakistan


India

as an incarnation of God by his followers. The Uddhav Sampraday became known as the ''Swaminarayan Sampraday''. It became an early and major shareholder in British Petroleum (BP), so restricted its downstream interests to the subcontinent, where BP had no business. It played a major role in the oil industry in South Asia for about a century through its subsidiaries, and in discovery of oil in the Middle East through its significant interest in British Petroleum. ref name history


Australia

oxygeneios'', from the south coast of Western Australia: implications for management., '' . ICES Journal of Marine Science '', 2010 67: 1164-1174. Francis, M. P., Mulligan, K. P., Davies, N. M., and Beentjes, M. P., Ages and growth estimates for New Zealand hapuku, ''Polyprion oxygeneios''., '' . Fishery Bulletin '', 1999 97: 227-242. There has been significant interest globally for development of this species for aquaculture. In Europe, a very similar species of wreckfish is highly prized and considered a local delicacy. Because of this, the ''Polyprion spp.'' have been overfished in most areas. Its premium market position, high value, and limited supply have created a lot of interest for this species in the aquaculture sector. In New Zealand, National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research (NIWA) have embraced hāpuku as an opportunity for New Zealand to expand and have identified markets for this species locally in New Zealand and Australia and internationally in Europe and Asia. National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research, ''National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research'', n.d. Retrieved September 12, 2010. The '''Slender-billed Cuckoo-Dove''', or '''Brown Cuckoo-Dove''', ''Macropygia amboinensis'', is a dove in the genus ''Macropygia''. In Australia, it is sometimes called "Brown Pigeon" or "Pheasant Pigeon", but both are best avoided, as they can lead to confusion with the brown doves and the true Pheasant Pigeon. The taxonomy of the Slender-billed Cuckoo-Dove is disputed, and some authorities split it into two species: ''M. amboinensis'' (Slender-billed Cuckoo-Dove) of eastern Indonesia and Papua New Guinea, and ''M. phasianella'' (Brown Cuckoo-Dove) of eastern Australia from Weipa and Aurukun in the north to Bega (Bega, New South Wales) in the south, and most inland at Atherton (Atherton, Queensland) and Toowoomba. '''Lamplough''' is a locality near Avoca, Victoria in Australia. It was the site of a gold rush from November 1859 and up to 16,000 people were on the site. The lead was worked for a distance of nearly 3 miles (5 km) to the point where it ran into the water and was abandoned. In recognition of his exquisite football he displayed at the FIFA U-17 Tournament, he was named the 1991 5th Best African Footballer of the Year. Lamptey's brilliance led an enterprising and unpredictable Ghana's U-20 (Ghana national football team) team, known as the "Black Satellites" to win the 1993 African U-20 Cup of Nations and then lost the final of the 1993 FIFA World Youth Championship held in Australia to Brazil (Brazil national football team), who came from a goal down to win the trophy at the death, 2-1. He also scored in the match against Portugal (Portugal national football team), which Ghana won 2-0. In the Summer of 1992, young superstar Nii Lamptey led Ghana (Ghana national football team) to win a Bronze medal at the Barcelona 1992 Summer Olympics (Football at the 1992 Summer Olympics) football tournament. Commons:Category:Australia Wikipedia:Australia Dmoz:Regional Oceania Australia


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