How This UCLA Grad Plans to Become the President of Bolivia

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He not only wants to take Silicon Valley by storm, he wants to become president of his country. Startup

Carrot, Stick, or Zebra?

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An unconventional program in Bolivia shows how to nudge people towards good behavior

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Following protests, Rep. David Rouzer to hold town hall in Bolivia

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BOLIVIA — Republican U.S. David Rouzer plans to hold a town hall meeting following weeks of protests at his district offices

Search near NC coast for escaped jail inmate

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BOLIVIA, N.C. (AP) AP) — A manhunt is under way for an inmate who escaped from the Brunswick County jail in Bolivia

Former Carolina Beach officer faces more sex charges

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BOLIVIA — A former reserve police officer in Carolina Beach faces more sex charges

Woman accuses local mayor of assaulting her with a kiss

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BOLIVIA, N.C. (AP) AP) — A woman has filed a complaint alleging the mayor of Boiling Springs Lakes assaulted her with a kiss on the lips

Former police officer sentenced for sex with teen

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BOLIVIA, N.C. (AP) AP) — A former police officer in Brunswick County has been sentenced for having sex with a teen

Criminal summons dismissed against Powerball winner

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BOLIVIA, N.C. (AP) AP) — A criminal summons has been dismissed against the $188 million Powerball winner from North Carolina

Fiancé of $88M lottery winner out of jail anew on $12M bond

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BOLIVIA, N.C. (AP) AP) — A North Carolina Powerball winner's boyfriend is out of jail again after posting a $12 million bond

EEE found in mosquitoes collected in Brunswick County

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BOLIVIA, N.C. (AP) AP) — Eastern equine encephalitis, or EEE, has been identified in mosquitoes collected in Brunswick County

Fort Bragg unit trains in Brunswick County

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BOLIVIA, N.C. (AP) AP) — A Fort Bragg unit is training in Brunswick County to prepare for future deployments overseas

Jailer fired after Brunswick County inmate escapes

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BOLIVIA – A Brunswick County jailer has been fired as authorities continue to search for an escaped inmate

Jailer fired after Brunswick County inmate escapes

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BOLIVIA, N.C. (AP) AP) — A Brunswick County jailer has been fired as authorities continue to search for an escaped inmate

All Employees Deserve Paid Sabbaticals

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Bolivia, Morocco, Vietnam, and many other exotic locations worldwide, have taught me valuable business lessons. I've learned so much from my own wanderlust that I decided to pass it on to my employees: Everyone gets a free one-month trip every five years. Here's why.

Trial delayed for NC officer charged in teen's death

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BOLIVIA, N.C. (AP) AP) — The trial of a Southport police detective charged with voluntary manslaughter in the shooting death of an 18-year-old man has been delayed

Brunswick County man faces murder charge in fatal wreck

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BOLIVIA, N.C. (AP) AP) — Authorities say a Brunswick County man charged with murder in a fatal wreck last week was out of jail on bail from a driving while impaired charge last month

Officials: Sex offender, rehabilitation court program works

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BOLIVIA, N.C. (AP) AP) — Officials say a sex offender accountability and rehabilitation court program in Brunswick County allows for better monitoring and adequate treatment of offenders

Ex-husband of 'Teen Mom 2' star sentenced to prison

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BOLIVIA, N.C. (AP) AP) — The ex-husband of a North Carolina-native MTV star has been sent to prison on heroin charges

Remains found in Leland identified as missing teen

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BOLIVIA — The Brunswick County Sheriff's Office says remains found earlier this month in Leland are those of a Wilmington teen who has been missing since 2011

Remains found in Leland identified as missing teen

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BOLIVIA, N.C. (AP) AP) — The Brunswick County Sheriff's Office says remains found earlier this month in Leland are those of a Wilmington teen who has been missing since 2011

'Teen Mom's' ex-husband arrested in Brunswick County

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BOLIVIA, N.C. (AP) AP) — The ex-husband of Jenelle Evans, star of MTV's "Teen Mom 2," has been jailed in Brunswick County

2 North Carolina men charged with stealing venus flytraps

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BOLIVIA, N.C. (AP) AP) — Two North Carolina men have been charged with stealing numerous Venus flytraps in the eastern part of the state

Volunteer firefighter facing multiple sex-related charges

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BOLIVIA, N.C. (AP) AP) — Brunswick County authorities say a volunteer firefighter is facing several charges after he requested nude photos and sexually explicit videos from undercover detectives posing as

Teen pleads guilty in fatal wreck

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BOLIVIA — A North Carolina teenager pleaded guilty in a rollover wreck that left one teen dead, another paralyzed and five others injured

Teen pleads guilty in rollover wreck that killed 1, hurt 6

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BOLIVIA, N.C. (AP) AP) — A North Carolina teenager pleaded guilty in a rollover wreck that left one teen dead, another paralyzed and five others injured

NC jail fugitive, family face animal cruelty charge

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BOLIVIA, N.C. (AP) AP) — A man accused of escaping from the Brunswick County jail and several members of his family now face animal cruelty charges

Sheriff disciplines workers after escape from Brunswick jail

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BOLIVIA, N.C. (AP) AP) — The Brunswick County Sheriff''s Office has disciplined three more employees after an inmate posed as his brother and escaped from the county jail

Man sentenced in death of 4-month-old boy in 2013

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BOLIVIA, N.C. (AP) AP) — A Shallotte man has been sentenced to a maximum of 15 years in prison in the 2013 beating death of a 4-month-old boy

Man gets life in Brunswick County slaying

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BOLIVIA, N.C. (AP) AP) — A Brunswick County man will serve life in prison without parole for the slaying of a man in Leland earlier this year

Leland man convicted in DWI wreck death

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BOLIVIA, N.C. (AP) AP) — A Leland man has been convicted of second-degree murder in a wreck that killed a woman last year

Consultants: Solutions to Brunswick County flooding costly

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BOLIVIA, N.C. (AP) AP) — Consultants say there is no easy solution to flooding in southwestern Brunswick County on the North Carolina coast and any solutions there are will be expensive

Consultants: Solutions to Brunswick County flooding costly

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BOLIVIA, N.C. (AP) AP) — Consultants say there is no easy solution to flooding in southwestern Brunswick County on the North Carolina coast and any solutions there are will be expensive

Brunswick County stands firm in support of offshore drilling

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BOLIVIA, N.C. (AP) AP) — Brunswick County is standing firm in its support of offshore seismic testing for oil and natural gas, even as dozens of other communities in the Carolinas have gone on record agai

The Rule of Law and the Global Poor

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The scenarios I described are the all-too-common real-life stories of people in places like Rwanda, Guatemala, Bolivia, India, The Philippines, Cambodia, and many others. This weekend, I learned something fundamental and important about the plight of the global poor. I learned that for most of the global poor, they live in a world without the rule of law. What this means, quite simply, is that they live in a world where crimes committed against them go systematically unpunished.

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A Smart Bear: Startups and Marketing for Geeks

No wait, I forgot, actually the question is: What happens when employee #2 makes off with your code and roadmap and marketing data and customer list, moves to Bolivia, and starts selling your stuff world-wide at one-tenth the price?

4 Steps to Finding Your Sell-By Date

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Perhaps you want to start an orphanage in Bolivia or a vineyard in Tuscany. Most business owners think selling their business is a sprint. But you might be surprised by how long it takes to sell your company. The sound of the gun sends blood flowing as you leap forward out of the blocks.

Of Drivers and Passengers. Or, How Entrepreneurs' Families Cope

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I have heard from men and women; twentysomethings and eightysomethings; people living in the United States, England, India, Australia, New Zealand, Bolivia, Poland, France, Brazil, Cameroon, and Bangladesh.

Invest in Israel Newsletter January 2012

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based in Lima, Peru, owns power stations producing 3,000 megawatts in seven countries: Peru, Bolivia, Chile, Panama, El Salvador, Jamaica, and the Dominican Republic.

How to Be an Absentee CEO

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Next, he trekked, biked, and bused his way through Argentina, Chile, Bolivia, and Peru, sometimes back in the company of Goldstein. I Wonder How Things Are Going.

Five years ago exactly, I started my round the world trip

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If you speak French you will be able to learn how I ended up sleeping in toilets at the top of the Fuji Mount or how I found myself hunting for anacondas in Bolivia.