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  • Management wanted to focus allocations on long-term investors who appeared to understand the story in one-on-one meetings with Groupon executives during the nine-day roadshow., this person said.

    Groupon IPO Cheers Valley

  • From $7,600 per person for a nine-day trip, iceaxe.tv

    Fresh in Powder

  • The nine-day London Prepares event is the first in a new round of events designed to test every aspect of the venues that will host the Games in July.

    Male gymnasts' victory means full quota for team at London 2012

  • Opposition leaders sought during the nine-day campaign to tap growing voter discontent with soaring housing costs and a surge of foreign workers.

    Singapore's Ruling Party Wins Election

  • Though the itinerary won't be released until later, Clarence House officially confirmed on May 5 that the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will visit California from July 8 to 10, following their nine-day tour of Canada.

    Yvonne Yorke: Official: William and Catherine California Bound!

  • In most cases such festivities take the form a novenario, a nine-day celebration with unique characteristics that are traditional to each locality.

    Mexico's holiday and fiesta calendar

  • The crisis climaxed in a tumultuous nine-day period just prior to the 1956 U.S. presidential election, when Great Britain, France, and Israel attacked Egypt, and the Soviet Union sent a huge invasion force into Hungary to put down a popular rebellion there while threatening to intervene in the Middle East.

    Eisenhower 1956

  • A nine-day birding blitz: Australian odyssey comes to an end

    Birdwatch: Black redstart

  • Even before today's triumph, Pooley had taken on a new dimension this season, netting a dozen major wins that include two of the one-day classics of women's cycling, the Fl├Ęche Wallonne and Grand Prix de Plouay, and the toughest women's stage race, the nine-day Tour de l'Aude.

    Emma Pooley confirms her place among the world's elite

  • As the nine-day snooze Olympiad got under way, some competitors snuggled with giant stuffed animals or clutched pillows like babies with comforters.

    Pot, Meet Kettle

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