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Tampa Airport orders additional rail cars for SkyConnect APM

February 6, 2019 7:06 am

Tampa International Airport (TPA) has ordered an additional four rail cars for the SkyConnect Automated People Mover (APM) system serving the airport. The deployment of additional cars will help to serve increasing passenger numbers at the airport. Developed by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries America (MHIA), SkyConnect APM was opened for service...

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Banned Books Week | Metro State Library

February 6, 2019 2:51 am

Banned Books Week starts Sunday September 25th 2016 and runs all the way through October 1st 2016. Banned Book Week was started to celebrate the freedom of reading. The St. Paul Public library and the Metro State library will be hosting a banned author book signing on Saturday October 1st...

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Somalia in Crisis – BackStory – Blogs

February 5, 2019 6:54 pm

By Jane Ferguson and Moni Basu, CNN Mogadishu, Somalia (CNN) – War forced tens of thousands of Somalis to flee their capital, Mogadishu. Famine is bringing them back. Hungry and sick Somalis are trekking from their homes in famine-struck southern areas in search of food, water and medicine. More than 50,000, by a July...

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Alternatives to Gluing Wooden Train Tracks to a Train Table

February 5, 2019 5:21 pm

Many parents decide that gluing wooden train tracks to their child’s train table is the way to go. If you’ve ever watched a toddler playing with a wooden train set — tracks being pulled apart, bridges getting knocked over, the child getting frustrated, and parents rebuilding the layout over and over —...

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