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a city in central Germany, in Hesse; capital of Westphalia (1807--13) and of the Prussian province of Hesse-Nassau (1866--1945). Pop.: 194 322 (2003 est.)
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a city in the medieval county of Flanders, now inFrance. During the Flemish Uprising of 1323–28, near Cassel onAug. 23, 1328, the rebellious Flemish burghers and peasantsfought a decisive battle with the French king Philip VI of Valoisand the Flemish count Louis of Nevers. The rebel troops werecrushed, ending the rebellion and unleashing cruel reprisals bythe victorious feudal lords.

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The second-quarter guidance reflects gross margin of flat to -20 bps and SG&A deleverage of 80-100 bps, which appears "potentially beatable," Cassel said.
A series of big-screen roles followed in France, and then Cassel crossed over to Hollywood with featured parts in heist capers "Ocean's Twelve" and "Ocean's Thirteen."
Previous performing experience is not necessary, said Cassel. Height limit is 147 cm (58 inches).
Despite being light on action, the film's strength comes from the performances with Cassel carefully straddling the line between outward charm and inward rage.
Cassel started the season as the No.3 QB with the Buffalo Bills in a career that seemed to be on its last legs.
Cassel Home Comfort Heating and Cooling has been the name to trust for residential heating and cooling for close to four decades now in Champaign and surrounding areas.
Melanie Jury, Cassel Site Director, said: "It's great to be able to welcome people who we hope will be the future of our site.
''You work so hard in the offseason to give yourself an opportunity to go out there and play, and then to have it happen this early in the season, especially with the belief that I have in this team, the thoughts of going on and having a lot of success this year, and for it to happen this early is super devastating to me,'' Cassel said ( per Yahoo Sports .
Charlotte Joseph Cassel, who is expected to graduate from the University of Miami School of Law in May, will pursue the two-year Health Access Now!