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The Columbian Exchange was the widespread transfer of plants, a...

wikipedia - 16 Sep 2016
The Columbian Exchange was the widespread transfer of plants, animals, culture, human populations, technology, and ideas between the Americas and the Old World in the 15th and 16th centuries, related to European colonization and trade after Christopher Columbus's 1492 voyage. Invasive species of flora and fauna and communicable diseases were a byproduct of the Exchange.
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The true Turkey Day tale

Drexel University The Triangle Online - 17 Nov 2017
Through the Columbian exchange, millions died of smallpox, influenza, and other diseases to which natives had no immunity. Once English settlers had colonized the land, revolted and formed the United States, westward and southern expansion was sought.
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Trump Jr.'s WikiLeaks exchange adds intrigue to Russia probe

The Columbian - 14 Nov 2017
In the exchanges — some of them around the time that the website was releasing the stolen emails from Democrat Hillary Clinton's campaign chairman — WikiLeaks praises his father's positive comments about WikiLeaks and asks Trump Jr. to release his ...
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Fiesta Latina: Food, music help Ridgewood, Giles students celebrate

Chicago Tribune - 13 Nov 2017
"All those students did reports on the various musicians that took part in that video and that recording, and my Spanish II students studied the Columbian exchange and the foods that went back and forth," Hansen said. From beginning to end, the fiesta ...
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FBI report on black 'extremists' renews past fears

The Columbian - 19 Nov 2017
It wouldn't be unusual for an attorney general not to have seen such an FBI assessment, which the FBI creates on its own to circulate internally among law enforcement agencies. But the exchange with Rep. Karen Bass, a Los Angeles Democrat, presented an ...
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Students showcase documentaries of Study Abroad in Spain

The Prospector - 16 Nov 2017
The lecture was called “Re-encountering the History and Cultural Impacts of the Columbian Exchange: Student documentaries of Study Abroad in Spain.” Brian Flores, a sophomore majoring in general business, started off the lecture by presenting his video ...
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Extra help available for health plan enrollment Saturday

The Columbian - 18 Nov 2017
Officials with Washington Healthplanfinder, the state-based health insurance exchange, announced the “Get Covered WA” campaign on Thursday. In Vancouver, the Warshauer Agency, 609 Main St., Suite 100, will be open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday to ...
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In a city ravaged by heroin, a needle exchange stalls

The Columbian - 31 Oct 2017
Denise Brown who is addicted to heroin, smokes as after she picked up a package of necessities from the Camden Area Health Education Center Mobile Health Van parked in vacant lot in Camden, N.J. Advocates say the shuttering of a needle exchange in ...
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THE PORT RAIL: Columbus opponents misguided

Tuscaloosa News - 05 Nov 2017
In a brilliant book written a generation ago by Alfred Crosby, he very correctly labeled the whole affair of the conquest: “The Columbian Exchange.” It was the widespread transfer of animals, plants, culture, human populations, communicable diseases, ...
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Strong earnings from Wal-Mart, Cisco drive US stocks higher

The Columbian - 17 Nov 2017
Benchmark U.S. crude slipped 19 cents to settle at $55.14 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange. Brent crude, used to price international oils, slid 51 cents to $61.36 a barrel in London. Wholesale gasoline gave up 3 cents to $1.71 a gallon ...
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Mugabe makes 1st public appearance amid pressure to exit

The Columbian - 17 Nov 2017
Constantino Chiwenga was a “normal military exchange.” As Mugabe tries to hang on in negotiations over his departure from office, he has asked for “a few more days, a few more months,” the chairman of the influential war veterans' association in ...
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Trump: China agrees N. Korea nuclear weapon freeze not enough

The Columbian - 15 Nov 2017
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump said Wednesday that the U.S. and China agree that North Korea cannot just freeze its nuclear weapons program in exchange for concessions and that it must eliminate its arsenal. Trump was restating a ...
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Stocks down for a second day; oil falls

The Columbian - 16 Nov 2017
Specialist Mario Picone works at his post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017. U.S. stocks declined in early trading Wednesday as investors weighed a batch of economic data and company earnings. (AP Photo/Richard ...
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Gov. Brown wants to cancel water swap plans for Nestle

The Columbian - 29 Oct 2017
Brown on Friday asked the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife to withdraw its application for the water exchange. The governor wrote the agency's director, Curt Melcher, saying the ballot measure makes the goal of the water exchange uncertain. Brown ...
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Louis Vuitton exhibit displays luxury bags

The Columbian - 12 Nov 2017
Visitors view a 1906 trunk, displayed as part of the “Volez, Voguez, Voyagez,” Louis Vuitton exhibit in the former American Stock Exchange building, in New York financial district. The luxury French brand was founded in the mid-19th century. Richard ...
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House speaker joins GOP chorus calling for Moore to quit

The Columbian - 14 Nov 2017
The exchange between McConnell and Moore underscored the civil war between establishment Republicans worried that candidates like Moore could cost them their Senate majority and hard-right elements who say McConnell is not conservative enough.
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Off Beat: Small statue plays big part in community fundraiser

The Columbian - 30 Oct 2017
A framework for Demetro's sculpture was placed downtown and people could slap some clay on the framework in exchange for a donation. A little boy, with a man who appeared to be homeless, approached Demetro with a contribution. He had a bag of coins, ...
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Papa Murphy's posts $1.9 million loss for Q3

The Columbian - 09 Nov 2017
However, Papa Murphy's is still aiming to sell off many of its company-owned stores and return to being 95-percent franchised. Shares in Papa Murphy's, traded on the Nasdaq Exchange as FRSH, closed trading at $5.52 on Wednesday, down 13 cents.

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