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UNITED STATES 6 Jun 2013 Robert Kennedy fatally shot 45 years ago
The 45th anniversary of the fatal shooting of presidential candidate Senator Robert F. Kennedy, which falls in the 50th anniversary ye

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UNITED STATES 6 Jun 2013 Robert Kennedy fatally shot 45 years ago
The 45th anniversary of the fatal shooting of presidential candidate Senator Robert F. Kennedy, which falls in the 50th anniversary year of the assassination of his brother, President John F. Kennedy, sees the lawyers of the senator’s convicted assassin asserting that Sirhan Sirhan did not shoot the senator at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles on 6 Jun 1968. As reported by cable broadcaster CNN in 2012, a woman present at the shooting has agreed to testify for the defense. Insisting Sirhan was not the only gunman firing

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WASHINGTON DC 4-5 Jun 2013 World Creators Summit opens
The leading international event of its kind, the World Creators Summit brings together artists, government officials and industry leaders for an

June 4, 2013 - NULL

WASHINGTON DC 4-5 Jun 2013 World Creators Summit opens
The leading international event of its kind, the World Creators Summit brings together artists, government officials and industry leaders for an exchange of frank views on the real value of creative work and possible changes to copyright. The hot topic of 2013 is whether the United States Copyright Office will be willing to discuss changes to the royalty returned to composers from copies made of their sound recordings. Current law has worked well with vinyl and CD, but not with today’s third-party digital copying services. Most singers will rarely know

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FINLAND 3-7 Jun 2013 Seventh European Conference on Severe Storms
The seventh European Conference on Severe Storms is set to deliberate the dramatic and expensive effects of climate change, less than

June 3, 2013 - NULL

FINLAND 3-7 Jun 2013 Seventh European Conference on Severe Storms
The seventh European Conference on Severe Storms is set to deliberate the dramatic and expensive effects of climate change, less than a year after Superstorm Sandy wrought the worst destruction on American soil since Katrina threated New Orleans’ very existence.

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CAPE TOWN 2-4 Jun 2013 South African Airways hosts 69th IATA meeting
The 69th Annual General Meeting of the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and World Air Transport Summit (WATS) are lik

June 2, 2013 - NULL

CAPE TOWN 2-4 Jun 2013 South African Airways hosts 69th IATA meeting
The 69th Annual General Meeting of the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and World Air Transport Summit (WATS) are likely to be confronting the same problem for the industry that was expressed at the 68th AGM – too few passengers, high fuel bills and too many airlines. New airlines are emerging at the same rate as others are failing – or being swallowed up – and European airlines are suffering the most. The meeting is also likely to be looking at ways to make frequent flyer programs (FFPs), a perk now

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