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Duquesne

(dəkān`, do͞o–, dyo͞o–), city (1990 pop. 8,525), Allegheny co., SW Pa., on the Monongahela River, opposite McKeesport, in a coal region; settled 1789, laid out 1885 by the Duquesne Steel Company, inc. as a city 1917. There is light manufacturing.
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Duquesne, eleven other Frenchmen, and some of their own chiefs, and marched up within view of our fort, with British and French colours flying; and having sent a summons to me, in his Britannick Majesty's name, to surrender the fort, I requested two days consideration, which was granted.
NNA - French Envoy assigned to follow up on CEDRE decisions, Ambassador Pierre Duquesne, on Thursday declared that he had winded up his task "with a strong feeling that [Lebanon's] pressing situation had become evident and fathomable."
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The Duquesne program encourages commercial customers, such as shopping centers or sporting venues, to offer the service.
and the money is still there," Pierre Duquesne told a news conference that wrapped up a three-day trip to Lebanon, during which he met a number of top officials including Prime Minister Saad Hariri and Finance Minister Ali Hasan Khalil.
PITTSBURGH -- Lamar Stevens scored 25 points and Rasir Bolton made 3 game-winning free throws as Penn State survived Duquesne.
Thank Duquesne University in Pittsburgh for the foresight to preserve some of the radio industry's roots, and thank the Pennsylvania Department of Education for funding it.
Duquesne contributes to the the knowledge and practices related to peace education, which teaches the next generation in a peaceful manner and embeds explicit drivers of peace through national curricula in order to ensure the peaceability of a country in the long run.
Ganed Frederick 'Fritz' Joubert Duquesne yn Ne Affrica, a bu'n ymladd yn erbyn y Prydeinwyr ystod Ail Ryfel y Boer.
Brouse graduated from Duquesne University School of Law.