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Wiggins to only ride track in Glasgow

21 July 2014 19:36:54 WN.com - World News

Glasgow 2014: Sir Bradley Wiggins to only ride in track...

Vice All News Time21 July 2014 19:36:54


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Universal Studios Singapore the top amusement park in Asia TripAdvisor

16 July 2014 02:10:25 Singapore News latest RSS headlines - Singapore Star.com

Universal Studios Singapore has been ranked the top amusement park in Asia by online travel site TripAdvisor, beating the likes of Hong Kong's Ocean Park, Tokyo Disneyland and Universal Studios ...

Vice All News Time16 July 2014 02:10:25


Harry Potter: Theme park opens at Universal Studios in Japan

15 July 2014 17:56:29 WN.com - Asia News

15 July 2014 Last updated at 16:23 BST Hogwarts Castle opened its doors to Japanese fans on Tuesday at the new Harry Potter theme park in Osaka. Stars Tom Felton who plays Draco Malfoy and Evanna Lynch who plays Luna Lovegood officially opened the park by casting a magic spell. Hundreds of fans...

Vice All News Time15 July 2014 17:56:29


Harry Potter: Theme park opens at Universal Studios in Japan

15 July 2014 17:55:59 WN.com - World News

15 July 2014 Last updated at 16:23 BST Hogwarts Castle opened its doors to Japanese fans on Tuesday at the new Harry Potter theme park in Osaka. Stars Tom Felton who plays Draco Malfoy and Evanna Lynch who plays Luna Lovegood officially opened the park by casting a magic spell. Hundreds of fans...

Vice All News Time15 July 2014 17:55:59


National › Harry Potter attraction opens at Universal Studios Japan in Osaka

15 July 2014 08:53:06 Japan Today: Japan News and Discussion

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter opened at Universal Studios Japan in Osaka on Tuesday. The attraction, which has proved a big hit at the Universal Studios theme park in Orlando, Florida, is the first Harry Potter themed area outside the United States. The Wizarding World of Harry Potter takes…

Vice All News Time15 July 2014 08:53:06


Several Students, Workers Injured in Tractor Accident in Maryland

11 July 2014 20:36:36 WN.com - Africa News

[Inquirer]Some 52 plantation workers riding onboard a company's tractor in Pleebo on Tuesday sustained injuries in an accident. According to reports gathered, some students of the Agriculture College at the Tubman University who are on internship at the Cavalla Rubber Corporation(CRC) and its sister company, the MOPP were onboard with plantation workers when the tractor's head disconnected from the carrier....

Vice All News Time11 July 2014 20:36:36


Its Official Universal to Open China Office Taps Veteran Studio Executive Jo Yan

02 July 2014 14:10:15 China News latest RSS headlines - China National News.com

to serve as managing director and executive vice president of its China operations. His first priority will be to open the studio's new office in ...

Vice All News Time02 July 2014 14:10:15


Its Official Universal to Open China Office Taps Veteran Studio Executive Jo Yan

02 July 2014 14:08:08 Beijing News latest RSS headlines - Peking Press.com

to serve as managing director and executive vice president of its China operations. His first priority will be to open the studio's new office in ...

Vice All News Time02 July 2014 14:08:08


Universal Orlando to open new Harry Potter ride

18 June 2014 22:53:47 WN.com - World News

The much-anticipated expansion of Universal Orlando's Wizarding World of Harry Potter will open on July 8, the theme park has said, ahead of a preview of a new attraction. The attraction, Diagon Alley, is...

Vice All News Time18 June 2014 22:53:47


CUA Saddened by Death of Jamie Roberts (The Catholic University of America)

15 June 2014 01:41:58 WN.com - America News

(Source: The Catholic University of America) June 14, 2014 CUA Community Saddened by Death of Jamie Roberts Jamie Roberts, a staff member and assistant coach in the Catholic University Athletics Department, was killed Friday in an accident while riding her bike across country in support of cancer research. Roberts was the assistant sports information director and an assistant coach of CUA's women&s basketball team for the past three years. She was travelling in Scott County, Kentucky with a group affiliated with the Ulman Cancer Fund when she...

Vice All News Time15 June 2014 01:41:58


Zhejiang University vice president dies in car accident

14 June 2014 01:29:41 Shanghai News latest RSS headlines - Shanghai Sun.com

The vice president of Zhejiang University, Wu Ping, 57, was killed in an automobile accident in the city of Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, on ...

Vice All News Time14 June 2014 01:29:41


Zhejiang University's vice-president dies in accident

13 June 2014 11:57:02 China Daily

Wu Ping, vice-president of Zhejiang University, died in a car accident on Thursday morning that may have been caused by fatigue.

Vice All News Time13 June 2014 11:57:02


Dell’s End-to-End Solutions Help Tippett Studio Bring the Mysteries of the Universe to Life on COSMOS: A SpaceTime Odyssey (Dell Inc)

04 June 2014 05:02:28 WN.com - World News

(Source: Dell Inc) Dell's End-to-End Solutions Help Tippett Studio Bring the Mysteries of the Universe to Life on COSMOS: A SpaceTime Odyssey Dell solutions save Tippett Studio up to 10 hours per shot when rendering complex, layered images that are a signature feature of COSMOS Tippett Studio increases capacity and takes on new projects with Dell's scalable, end-to-end solutions Dell's end-to-end solutions enable Tippett Studio, the Academy Award ® -winning visual effects studio, to bring the wonders of the universe to life in living rooms across the country in the celebrated science documentary series COSMOS: A SpaceTime Odyssey. A re-boot of Carl Sagan's original series, COSMOS explores...

Vice All News Time04 June 2014 05:02:28


Petty Holdings, LLC and Pixar Animation Studios Roll Out Piston Cup Junior Ride-Along Cars (Walt Disney World Resort)

21 May 2014 22:51:20 WN.com - World News

(Source: Walt Disney World Resort) Custom character cars include Aiken Axler and Sage VanDerSpin from the movie "Cars" CONCORD, NC (May 19, 2014) -Petty Holdings, LLC and Pixar Animation Studios are bringing to life two characters from the Academy Award®-nominated 2006 animated feature film "Cars" - Aiken Axler and Sage VanDerSpin at Walt Disney World Resort. Petty Holdings initially began their relationship with Pixar when Richard Petty became the voice of "The King" in the original "Cars" movie. The two full-size custom character cars, created by "Cars" creative director Jay Ward, will enter the line-up for the Richard Petty Driving Experience at Walt Disney World® Speedway near Orlando,...

Vice All News Time21 May 2014 22:51:20


la Vacanza Studio in Musica

14 May 2014 12:57:17 WN.com - World News

Londra, Malta e Long Beach (California) sono le tre destinazioni della Summer Pop School 2014, la Vacanza Studio pensata per chi ama la Musica e ha voglia di imparare/perfezionare la lingua inglese in un ambiente internazionale e con studenti provenienti da tutto il Mondo! Summer Pop School è un progetto EF Education organizzato in collaborazione con Team World. Tutti i dettagli al link http://bit.ly/1fEb6CQ...

Vice All News Time14 May 2014 12:57:17


Details of new US Harry Potter ride

13 May 2014 09:49:25 timesofmalta.com

A new Harry Potter ride in the US will take visitors into Gringotts bank to help retrieve a magical object and re-create a scene from the wildly popular book and movie series. The centrepiece of the new Harry Potter-themed area at Universal Orlando Resort in Florida will be a ride called Harry Potter And The Escape From Gringotts. The ride and the themed area will open in the summer. Among the features of the new ride area 60ft dragon atop Gringotts Wizarding Bank, a labyrinth of Gringotts vaults and a marble hall with goblins. The ride will use 360-degree themed sets, digital high-definition animation, 3-D projection systems and live special effects. The new themed area will be located at Universal Studios Park.

Vice All News Time13 May 2014 09:49:25


Bicycle Ride in New Jersey

12 May 2014 05:23:56 Morocco World News

Agadir - I have memories from my visit to New Jersey in 1977 one of which can offer real food for thought. One  great memory being the once in a life time (mine) visit to Princeton University for the high esteem and admiration I have always had for knowledge and learning on the one hand and for the prestige and solemnity of the place on the other. As a matter of fact my previous stay in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania has whetted my appetite for learning more and more about outstanding universities and educational institutions in the USA. In Pittsburgh, in addition to the sightseeing tours we (foreign exchange students) took, there equally were organized visits for us to Universities and educational institutions. Thus, in Pittsburg we had a chance to ride the Duquesne and have a vintage view of the city’s Golden triangle with its two great rivers the Alleghany and the Monongahela merging and flowing into the fabulous Ohio River. We were fortunate to have visited famous educational institutions such as the University of Pittsburgh with its magnificent Cathedral of learning as well as the Carnegie Melon institution. I thoroughly enjoyed the visits. They were so enlightening and intellectually very much rewarding.  I still remember the nice family I stayed with in Pittsburg and can also recall that before leaving for New Jersey, I took care to write the name of each family member in beautiful big bold Arabic script as a sign of gratefulness. They liked the idea very much. I think they found it rather exotic and original from a foreign high school student. The mother who was pleased told me she would separately have the names embroidered in each family member’s pillow. With that the visit to Pittsburgh drew to an end and a new chapter would soon be opened in New Jersey. We (foreign exchange students) continued our journey to New Jersey. There again, host families kindly offered accommodation to all of us. I happened to stay yet with another great American family. The husband was a retired railway engineer very much passionate about trains and railways. The man had miniature trains and railways network in the basement which he ran and managed as a potential problem solving activity for actual situations that needed to be tackled. That was a very useful as well as entertaining kind of hobby. The man’s love for trains was so remarkable. He one of the few days I stayed with them took me for a few miles ride on a steam powered train dating back to old days of the US. The retired engineer’s wife was such a nice and sympathetic lady who apparently was an all-time housewife. The daughter was a smart young lady in her early thirties, I would say, and she was a psychiatrist at some mental health institution in the state of New Jersey. The psychiatrist lived in an apartment of her own and was there only to pay a visit to her parents. She seemed calm, relaxed and collected.  In the course of conversation with her parents however, we all learnt that she had gone through hard and difficult moments that day. A patient in their psychiatric institution was discovered to have committed suicide. That was very unfortunate and sad news. My presence as a foreign student in her parents’ home has seemingly managed to alleviate her spirit and shift her thinking focus. This was a mere speculation on my part as she seemed to be a so strong lady. To say the least, she was perfectly acting in a professional manner and nothing could surface as to how she really felt following such a sad event. In the family garage there were a couple of bicycles and she invited me to do some cycling and explore the beautiful lush green country surrounding where her parents lived. As we went cycling through beautiful scenery, I was amazed by the wild animal crossing signs and the actual, sporadic friendly encounters just off the road we had with deer, rabbits and squirrels. The “No litter” signs were also quite visible. New Jersey was kept rather green and very clean. We went on cycling for quite some time before making it back home refreshed, energized, and in good spirits. The world was still a kind and welcoming place to live in and life still had to continue its course. When we reached the family home, we were grateful to each other for having taken that bike ride together, wished each other good luck before we parted. She had to drive back to where she lived and I had to pack my luggage and get psyched for the scheduled trip to New York where the long Greyhound journey across the US would eventually reach a “full stop.” Articles written by Mohamed El Hassan Abou El Fadel in Morocco World News are taken from his Cultural Journals. The articles feature his reflections on an important part of his educational and cultural experiences in the US as an American Field Service exchange student, a Fulbright exchange teacher and a University of Delaware alumnus. © Morocco World News. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, rewritten or redistributed

Vice All News Time12 May 2014 05:23:56


Despicable Me-themed ride opens in LA

26 April 2014 07:13:56 China Daily

Universal Studios Hollywood theme park in Los Angeles recently unveiled its Despicable Me Minion Mayhem ride and Super Silly Fun Land amusement park, which are based on Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment's international blockbuster Despicable Me and its sequel.

Vice null Time26 April 2014 07:13:56


Your digestive tract is just like a studio apartment!

24 April 2014 10:45:39 WN.com - World News

Tweet London, April 24 (IANS) For a common student, the area of the inner surface of the digestive tract is between 180 and 300 square metres. For scientists, it is actually as small as a studio apartment! Debunking a long-held belief, which is part of reference works and textbooks, scientists at the Sahlgrenska Academy at University of...

Vice All News Time24 April 2014 10:45:39


Battlestar Galactica ride may get scrapped

03 April 2014 12:07:34 Singapore News latest RSS headlines - Singapore Star.com

Universal Studios Singapore (USS) star roller-coaster ride, Battlestar Galactica, could be scrapped for good after being closed since last July. The theme park is looking to revamp the sci-fi theme ...

Vice All News Time03 April 2014 12:07:34


New media lab at Tripoli University to boost journalist skills

31 March 2014 14:23:28 Libya Herald

By Tom Westcott. Tripoli, 31 March 2014: Libya’s budding young broadcast journalists will finally have the chance to hone their practical skills in a new purpose-built media lab at Tripoli University. The new lab, which includes an editing suite, a training studio that functions as both a radio and TV studio, and work stations, will [...]

Vice null Time31 March 2014 14:23:28


Briton Killed In Jet Ski Accident In Thailand

21 March 2014 03:49:23 WN.com - World News

21 March 2014, 1:50 Briton Killed In Jet Ski Accident In Thailand Tweet A British man has been killed in a jet ski accident in the Gulf of Thailand. Sky sources say Stephen Campbell, of Blackpool, died from injuries suffered while riding a jet ski in Pattaya. The Foreign Office has confirmed the death. A statement said: "We are aware of the death of a British national on 19 March in Thailand. "We are providing consular assistance to the...

Vice All News Time21 March 2014 03:49:23


Park-and-ride plan for University

06 March 2014 14:42:37 timesofmalta.com

A proposal to transform an unused car park in Pembroke promises to help resolve the perennial problems facing university motorists. A Transport Ministry spokeswoman confirmed the government is “actively considering” turning the abandoned park-and-ride site near Luxol training grounds in St Andrew’s into a shuttle service for students. This, she said, formed part of a national parking policy due to be finalised later this month.  There are 1,525 parking spaces on campus, more than half of which are taken up by staff; 689 bays are reserved for the 11,000 full-time students. More details on the e-paper on timesofmalta.com Premium

Vice All News Time06 March 2014 14:42:37


Wa Campus Loses Seven Lives Through Accidents

05 March 2014 19:44:14 WN.com - World News

The Wa Campus of the University for Development Studies has lost seven students through various accidents 62 days into 2014. The latest victim, Master Abdul-Ganiu Nashiru, a Level 400 Integrated Management Studies (IMS) student...

Vice All News Time05 March 2014 19:44:14


Studios Spend Big On Oscars Campaigns

01 March 2014 06:22:53 WN.com - World News

1 March 2014, 4:46 Studios Spend Big On Oscars Campaigns Tweet The battle to secure an Oscar at this year's Academy Awards has seen record-breaking spending by the studios on campaigns for their movies. Hollywood has poured millions into a blitz of publicity aimed at winning votes from the 6,000 Academy members who hold the keys to Oscar glory. The sums spent - and the rare controversy of a nomination being withdrawn over a breach of the campaigning rules - have prompted a debate about the rights and wrongs of studios buying attention. "Alone Yet Not Alone", the title track from a low-budget Christian film, was a surprise nominee in the Best Original Song category, holding off works by...

Vice All News Time01 March 2014 06:22:53


'Marvel Studios: Assembling a Universe' to air on ABC

28 February 2014 15:50:56 Latest News - UPI.com

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 28 (UPI) -- U.S. television network ABC has announced plans to air the documentary special "Marvel Studios: Assembling a Universe" next month.

Vice All News Time28 February 2014 15:50:56


Beating the queues at Universal Studios

21 February 2014 18:31:35 WN.com - World News

Bobbette, a white-haired grandmother from Ohio, is cosying up to Megatron, all three metres of striding, snarling, terrifying Decepticon Transformer. Small children peer wide-eyed from behind their parents' legs as she looks up adoringly, hands cupped beneath her chin, into the metal mask of the monster that's now hovering just a few inches above her delighted face. Megatron, temporarily silenced by her audacious lack of fear, has paused in his hectoring to place a gargantuan metal claw on each of his colossal metal thighs, the better to study this small, impish human with the twinkling eyes. To celebrate her 75th birthday, Bobbette's granddaughter, 32-year-old Janice from Southern...

Vice All News Time21 February 2014 18:31:35


ZBC to close Bulawayo, Gweru studios

01 February 2014 08:54:58 NewsDay Zimbabwe

ZBC’s new board has been tasked to implement a raft of structural changes at the public broadcaster, among them the closure of Gweru-based Voice of Zimbabwe and Montrose studios in Bulawayo. The post ZBC to close Bulawayo, Gweru studios appeared first on NewsDay Zimbabwe .

Vice All News Time01 February 2014 08:54:58


EC to probe Hollywood studios' pay-TV agreements

14 January 2014 12:58:55 WN.com - Europe News

Hollywood’s five major studios’ licensing agreements with leading European pay TV operators such as the UK’s BSkyB and France’s Canal+ are to be investigated by the European Commission (EC). EC Commissioner for Competition Policy Joaquín Almunia said the investigation would investigate the “restrictions” in agreements between film studios and pay-TV broadcasters that grant “absolute territorial exclusivity”. It will focus on the biggest European broadcasters: BSkyB in the UK, Sky Italia in Italy, Vivendi’s Canal+ in France, Sky Deutschland in Germany and DTS in Spain. Film studios that will be probed include 21st Century Fox, Warner Bros, Sony Pictures, NBC Universal and Paramount. Speaking...

Vice All News Time14 January 2014 12:58:55


Ex-convict sets up studio

11 January 2014 04:39:14 NewsDay Zimbabwe

AN ex-convict Onias Mawire has set up a recording studio called Mighty Exploits Studios in Arcadia to assist prison returnees to record music The post Ex-convict sets up studio appeared first on NewsDay Zimbabwe .

Vice All News Time11 January 2014 04:39:14