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  2. PrimeStar - Wikipedia

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    PrimeStar was a U.S. direct broadcast satellite broadcasting company formed in 1991 by a consortium of cable television system operators (TCI Satellite Entertainment Group, Time Warner Cable, Cox Communications, Comcast and MediaOne) and GE Americom, the satellite arm of General Electric, collectively referred to as the PrimeStar Partners.

  3. Internet Protocol television - Wikipedia

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    Bell further announced in the September 13th (2010) press release it would begin deploying fiber optic ethernet to homes in Montreal and Toronto. Bell has since continued to install fiber optic ethernet to homes (fiber-to-the-home) across Ontario and Quebec, Bell Canada's two largest customer territories (otherwise known as the 401 corridor ...

  4. Cable television - Wikipedia

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    Cable television is a system of delivering television programming to consumers via radio frequency (RF) signals transmitted through coaxial cables, or in more recent systems, light pulses through fibre-optic cables.

  5. Alpha Phi - Wikipedia

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    Alpha Phi International Women's Fraternity (ΑΦ, also known as APhi) is an international sorority with 172 active chapters and over 250,000 initiated members.. Founded at Syracuse University in Syracuse, New York on September 18, 1872, it is the fourth Greek-letter organization founded for women, and the first women's fraternity founded in the northeast.

  6. Ryne Sandberg - Wikipedia

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    Ryne Dee Sandberg (born September 18, 1959), nicknamed "Ryno", is an American former professional baseball player, coach, and manager.He played in Major League Baseball (MLB) as a second baseman for the Philadelphia Phillies and Chicago Cubs for 16 years (1981 for the Phillies, 1982–1994 and 1996–1997 for the Cubs).

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    The A and B Loop is a streetcar circle route of the Portland Streetcar system in Portland, Oregon, United States.Operated by Portland Streetcar, Inc. and TriMet, it consists of two services within the Central City that travel a loop between the east and west sides of the Willamette River by crossing the Broadway Bridge (pictured) in the north and Tilikum Crossing in the south.

  8. List of baseball players who defected from Cuba - Wikipedia

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    The largest contract given to a pitcher was the $32 million the New York Yankees gave to José Contreras in 2002, while the Cincinnati Reds signed Aroldis Chapman for $30.25 million in 2010. [10] While some players who defect succeed in obtaining multimillion-dollar contracts to play in MLB, many receive only minor league contracts and do not ...

  9. Demographics of Puerto Rico - Wikipedia

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    The population of Puerto Rico has been shaped by native American settlement, European colonization especially under the Spanish Empire, slavery and economic migration. This article is about the demographic features of the population of Puerto Rico, including population density, ethnicity, education of the populace, health of the populace, economic status, religious affiliations and other ...