Boston

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It ", the album's lead single, debuted and peaked at number twenty-eight on the UK Singles Chart—where it stayed for three weeks only—, and peaked at number eighty-three on the U.S ''Billboard'' Hot 100. The second single, "Tell Me What We're Gonna Do Now", a collaboration with rapper Common, failed to chart inside the UK top seventy-five, but made the top sixty-five of the U.S. Hot R&B Hip-Hop Songs. Stone and Common turned the single's music video into a Product Red


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in the cheapest variety of forms. In consequence of the Civil War (American Civil War), the high price of labour, and the restrictive duties laid on in order to protect native industry, coupled with the frequent intercourse with England, a great change took place, and American publishers and booksellers, while there was still no international copyright, made liberal offers for early sheets of new publications. Boston, New York and Philadelphia still retained their old supremacy as bookselling centres. Meanwhile, the distinct publishing business also grew, until gradually the conditions of business became assimilated to those of Europe. In 1913, Amadeo de Souza Cardoso participated in two seminal exhibitions: the Armory Show in the USA, that travelled to New York City, Boston, and Chicago, and the ''Erste Deutsche Herbstsalon'' at the Galerie Der Sturm (Der Sturm) in Berlin, Germany, directed by Herwarth Walden. Both exhibitions showed modern art to a public that was still not used to it. Amadeo was among the most commercially successful of the exhibitors at the Armory Show, as he sold seven of the eight works he showed there. History CAMERA has chapters in major US cities and Israel, including New York City, Chicago, Fort Lauderdale, Los Angeles, Miami, San Francisco, Philadelphia commons:Boston


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actor, soon winning a full-time scholarship with Lee Strasberg at his Theater Institute. http: www.soapoperadigest.com actors vincentirizarry Soap Opera Digest Many large firms in major markets such as New York City, Alreadybored.com Los Angeles, Alreadybored.com Washington DC, http


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Doyle was born in Woonsocket, Rhode Island and raised in the Boston suburb of Norwood, Massachusetts. He attended Catholic Memorial High School (Catholic Memorial School (West Roxbury, Massachusetts)) in West Roxbury, Massachusetts, and Norwich University in Vermont. Exceptionally for a future leading professional, and despite winning numerous amateur titles, he did not turn pro until he was 46. In 1995 he won three times on the Nike Tour. birth_date


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there for years. Meanwhile, some abolitionists openly sought to prevent enforcement of the law. Violation of the Fugitive Slave Act (Fugitive Slave Law of 1850) was often open and organized. In Boston– a city from which it was boasted that no fugitive had ever been returned– Theodore Parker and other members of the city's elite helped form mobs to prevent enforcement of the law as early as April 1851. A pattern of public resistance emerged in city after city, notably in Syracuse (Syracuse, New York) in 1851 (culminating in the Jerry Rescue incident late that year), and Boston again in 1854. But the issue did not lead to a crisis until revived by the same issue underlying the Missouri Compromise of 1820: slavery in the territories. In May 2008, Cox delivered the Commencement Address at Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts. Text of Speech by SEC Chairman: Northeastern University Commencement Address, TD Banknorth Garden, Boston, Massachusetts, May 2, 2008. In April 2008, he received the University of Southern California's (University of Southern California) highest award, the Asa V. Call Achievement Award, in a ceremony at the Los Angeles Millenium Biltmore Hotel (Millennium Biltmore Hotel). USC Alumni Association 75th Alumni Awards, Tribute Video for Asa V. Call Award Winner Christopher Cox Tamagno toured sedulously during the final dozen years of the 19th century, accepting lucrative invitations to perform Otello and other strenuous operatic roles in countries as diverse as England, France, Portugal, Spain (again), Germany, Austria, Russia, Uruguay, Brazil, Mexico and, as we have noted, Argentina. He performed often, too, at the fashionable Monte Carlo Opera and appeared at key musical venues in the North American cities of New York, Chicago, Boston, Baltimore, Washington, D.C., Philadelphia and San Francisco. Tamagno's obituary in the'' New York Times'' says that he sang in the United States for the first time in 1890. The prominent American impresario Henry Eugene Abbey managed him during this particular trans-Atlantic visit. In 1875, Beach's family moved to Boston, where they were advised to enter her into a European conservatory. Her parents opted for local training, hiring Ernst Perabo and later Carl Baermann (Carl Baermann#Carl Baermann (son)) as piano teachers. At age fourteen, Amy received her only formal training in composition with Junius W. Hill, with whom she studied harmony and counterpoint for a year. Other than this year of training, Amy was self-taught; she often learned by studying classical pieces, such as Bach (Johann Sebastian Bach)'s ''The Well-Tempered Clavier''. Some of these reassignments were egregious, the worst leading to the resignation of Cardinal Bernard Law from the Boston archdiocese (Diocese). Victims of such abuse filed lawsuits against a number of dioceses, resulting in multi-million dollar settlements (Settlements and bankruptcies in Catholic sex abuse cases) in some cases. Similar allegations of abuse in Ireland led to the publication of the Ferns report in 2005, which stated that appropriate action was not taken in response to the allegations. Colson served in the United States Marine Corps from 1953 to 1955, reaching the rank of Captain (Captain (U.S. Marine Corps)). From 1955 to 1956, he was Assistant to the Assistant Secretary of the Navy (Material). He then worked on the successful 1960 campaign of Leverett Saltonstall (US Republican Party for the US Senate (United States Senate)) and was his Administrative Assistant from 1956 to 1961. In 1961 Colson founded the law firm of Colson & Morin, which swiftly grew to a Boston and Washington, D.C. presence with the addition of former Securities Exchange Commission chairman Edward Gadsby and former Raytheon Company general counsel Paul Hannah. Colson and Morin shortened the name to Gadsby & Hannah in late 1967. Colson left the firm to join the Richard Nixon administration in January 1969. DATE OF BIRTH PLACE OF BIRTH Boston, Massachusetts DATE OF DEATH December 22, 1998 publisher Fairleigh Dickinson University Press accessdate 2007-08-26 After singing across Italy, she spent 1845-47 singing at Covent Garden, then went to North America, where she stayed for seven years. Her appearances ranged from Boston to Mexico City and Havana, where she remained a principal in the company under Giovanni Bottesini around 1850. commons:Boston


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business (now also using a second name, Windham Studios), a real estate and concert promotions business called Historea Properties, and an artist's management business representing talent such as Tanya Donelly and Natalie Merchant. Smith maintains a "Screed" blog at the Fort Apache website. Reasons The reasons for this are mixed. Often it is because of a lack of population density or size in a single city or even an entire state. The lack of density hurts television contracts, advertising, ticket sales, attendance, and city state (U.S. state) funds for the required facilities and salaries of the players. In many cases a "home" fan base may span several states, as with the New England Patriots (and, though not in name, the Boston Red Sox (Red Sox Nation)) and Carolina Panthers. Even though the Patriots and the Red Sox both play in the Boston area, each team has many fans in Connecticut, Rhode Island, Maine, New Hampshire, and Vermont. (The Patriots' stadium (Gillette Stadium) is actually closer to downtown Providence (Providence, Rhode Island) than it is to downtown Boston.) And while the Panthers and the NBA's Charlotte Bobcats both play in Charlotte, North Carolina, both teams cater to fans all over the Carolinas. Similarly, fans of Pittsburgh franchises can be found in West Virginia (mainly in the northern half of the state), Philadelphia (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) fans in New Jersey and Delaware, and Kansas City (Kansas City, Missouri) fans in Kansas. Reasons The reasons for this are mixed. Often it is because of a lack of population density or size in a single city or even an entire state. The lack of density hurts television contracts, advertising, ticket sales, attendance, and city state (U.S. state) funds for the required facilities and salaries of the players. In many cases a "home" fan base may span several states, as with the New England Patriots (and, though not in name, the Boston Red Sox (Red Sox Nation)) and Carolina Panthers. Even though the Patriots and the Red Sox both play in the Boston area, each team has many fans in Connecticut, Rhode Island, Maine, New Hampshire, and Vermont. (The Patriots' stadium (Gillette Stadium) is actually closer to downtown Providence (Providence, Rhode Island) than it is to downtown Boston.) And while the Panthers and the NBA's Charlotte Bobcats both play in Charlotte, North Carolina, both teams cater to fans all over the Carolinas. Similarly, fans of Pittsburgh franchises can be found in West Virginia (mainly in the northern half of the state), Philadelphia (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) fans in New Jersey and Delaware, and Kansas City (Kansas City, Missouri) fans in Kansas. Solo career Phillips immediately signed to the Boston-based indie label Rounder Records and launched a solo career, issuing the intimate ''Ladies' Love Oracle (Ladies Love Oracle (album))'' over the Internet in 2000. The recording was later more widely released. His first full-length LP, ''Mobilize (Mobilize (Grant-Lee Phillips album))'', was released to enormous critical acclaim in 2001. Being praised as much for its gentleness as much as Buffalo were for their rock, it featured Phillips's talents on many instruments, including both dreamy pop and dark but comforting ballads. Touring followed with sets containing solo and Buffalo material in equal measure. Biography Born in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, he received a military education in Berlin and attended University College London and the University of Heidelberg. Returning to the United States in 1861, he promptly enlisted as a private (private (rank)) in the New York volunteer infantry. Over the course of the Civil War, he rose to the rank of brevet (Brevet (military)) lieutenant-colonel, losing his right leg at the Battle of Gettysburg. He served at the War Department (United States Department of War) from 1864 and was commissioned in the regular army in 1866. In 1870 he retired with the rank of major (Major (United States)). Following retirement he lived in Boston until moving to Paris, where he died. He is buried at Arlington National Cemetery. Professional career Maxwell made an impact in his second season with the Celtics. While Boston was mired in an otherwise awful 1978-79 season (1978-79 NBA season), as they awaited Larry Bird's decision to sign with the franchise, the second-year power forward (power forward (basketball)) averaged 19.0 points and 9.9 rebounds per game. The Celtics would go just 29-53 on the year, but the young Maxwell's potential, along with the promising addition of Bird and others, set the stage for what would become an NBA dynasty. Early years From the inspiration of a singing school given in Stoughton (Stoughton, Massachusetts) in 1774 by Boston composer, William Billings, a group of male singers in town decided to form a singing society. There were 25 names and all of them listed in the membership journal with the date of organization being November 7, 1786. Their first President was Elijah Dunbar, 1740–1814, from Canton. He was also their conductor and a singer.The first music collection the musical society purchased was ''The Worcester Collection of Sacred Harmony'' compiled by Isaiah Thomas in 1786, which contained the first American printing of the Hallelujah Chorus from Handel's ''Messiah''. 20px (Image:South plate blue.svg) 20px (Image:I-93.svg) Interstate 93 South - Salem (Salem, NH), Boston 20px (Image:North plate blue.svg)20px (Image:North plate Vermont.svg) 20px (Image:I-93.svg)20px (Image:Everett Turnpike.svg) I-93 (Interstate 93) Everett Turnpike North - Concord (Concord, New Hampshire) I-293 North merges with I-93 North. Everett Turnpike leaves northbound and joins southbound. NOTE: Everett Turnpike unsigned north of this interchange. '''William Hill Brown''' (November 1765, Boston - 2 September 1793, Murfreesboro, North Carolina) was an American novelist, the author of what is usually considered the first American novel, ''The Power of Sympathy'' (1789) and "Harriot, Or The Domestick Reconciliation" Originally published in January 1789 in ''The Massachusetts Magazine.'' Carla Mulford (ed.) (2002): ''Early American Writing''. Oxford University Press. New York.p. 1084ff. as well as the serial essay "The Reformer" published in Isaiah Thomas' ''Massachusetts Magazine''. In both, Brown proves an extensive knowledge of European literature for example of ''Clarissa'' by Samuel Richardson but tries to lift the American literature from the British corpus by the choice of an American setting. DATE OF BIRTH November 1765 PLACE OF BIRTH Boston, Massachusetts, United States DATE OF DEATH September 2, 1793 George Clapp Vaillant was born 1901 in Boston, Massachusetts, and attended Noble and Greenough School in his hometown. After finishing his secondary education at Phillips Academy in Andover (Andover, Massachusetts), Massachusetts, he went to Harvard University where he received his Bachelor's Degree in 1922 and Ph.D. in 1927. His Ph.D. thesis established a chronology of Mayan (Maya civilization) ceramics. Later on, his work launched the historical sequence of cultures in pre-Columbian Mexico. History Ken Fisher and Jon Stokes created the Ars Technica website and limited liability company in 1998. Its purpose was to publish computer hardware and software-related news articles and guides; in their words, "the best multi-OS, PC hardware, and tech coverage possible while .. having fun, being productive, and being as informative and as accurate as possible". "Ars technica" is a Latin phrase that translates to "technological art". The website published news, reviews, guides, and other content of interest to computer enthusiasts. Writers for Ars Technica were geographically distributed in the United States at the time; Fisher lived in Boston, Massachusetts, Stokes in Chicago, Illinois, and the other writers in their respective cities. Priesthood On May 8, 1977, González Nieves became a priest, and, in 1982, he began to serve at St. Pius V in the Bronx, New York, before going to Holy Cross Church, also in the Bronx. In 1986, he was appointed pastor of that church. He remained there until 1988, when he was sent to Boston to work as the city's auxiliary bishop under Cardinal Archbishop Bernard Francis Law. In Boston, Bishop González Nieves was popular in the Hispanic community. Writing Fricke later wrote of his experience in a book, ''Reflections of a Rock Lobster: A Story about Growing Up Gay''. commons:Boston


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journal is an important record for that campaign. He was captured on December 31, 1775, during the Battle of Quebec (Battle of Quebec (1775)) and detained for a year. He was released on parole in May 1776, but he was not exchanged until March 1777. commons:Boston


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and women's. '''''The French Chef''''' is an influential television cooking show created by Julia Child, and produced and broadcast by WGBH (WGBH-TV), the public television station (Public television) in Boston, Massachusetts, from February 11, 1963 to 1973. It was one of the first cooking shows (Cooking show) on television. The show grew out of some special presentations that Julia did based on the book ''Mastering the Art of French Cooking'', which she had co


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at Montauk (Montauk, New York). When designing new urban freeways or arterials, there are numerous design decisions regarding alignment and roadway geometrics. Myer Kutz, ''Handbook of Transportation Engineering'', McGrw-Hill (2004) ISBN 978-0-07-139122-1 Use of a computer model to predict future sound levels from line sources has become standard practice since the early 1970s. In this way exposure of sensitive receptors to elevated sound levels can


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hero John Wesley Powell and arctic explorer Robert Peary. Anderson, pp. 20–21 The Boston-based design studio Creative Pilot created the packaging style for the film's merchandise, which merged Drew Struzan's original illustrations "with a fresh new look, which showcases the whip, a map and exotic hieroglyphic patterns". commons:Boston

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'''Boston''' (pronounced Included in the CSA: MA counties: Bristol, Essex, Middlesex, Norfolk, Plymouth, Suffolk and Worcester; NH counties: Belknap, Hillsborough, Merrimack, Rockingham and Strafford; RI counties (entire state): Bristol, Kent, Newport, Providence and Washington (South County)

One of the oldest cities in the United States, Boston was founded on the Shawmut Peninsula in 1630 by Puritan settlers from England.

The area's many colleges and universities make Boston an international center of higher education and medicine, and the city is considered to be a world leader in innovation for a variety of reasons.

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