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walesonline
The man behind some of Cardiff's most eye-catching street artIt is not long since graffiti was seen as uniquely the preserve of vandals and
The man behind some of Cardiff's most eye-catching street art
walesonline / Posted an hour ago
It is not long since graffiti was seen as uniquely the preserve of vandals and miscreants, a kind of harbinger of social disorder that had to be kept at bay. In the US, a theory of crime dubbed “Broken Windows” – which held that cleaning up cities... Read more
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Wakefield Today
How to stand out from the crowd in selling seasonSelling season is about to start. Sharon Dale reports on how to get your proper
How to stand out from the crowd in selling season
Wakefield Today / Posted an hour ago
Selling season is about to start. Sharon Dale reports on how to get your property ready for market. The summer holidays often spark life-changing decisions, which is why September is a prime time for job hunting, divorce and making plans to move... Read more
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The Christian Post
'Saving My Assassin' a Gripping Account of Christian Courage and God's Redemptive Power (Book Review)(Photo: Tyndale House Publishers)Cover art for "Saving My Assassin," by Virgini
'Saving My Assassin' a Gripping Account of Christian Courage and God's Redemptive Power (Book Review)
The Christian Post / Posted 2 hours ago
(Photo: Tyndale House Publishers)Cover art for "Saving My Assassin," by Virginia Prodan, 2016. While Christians throughout the world could tell similar stories of God's redemptive powers in the worst of circumstances, few could so giftedly weave the... Read more
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The Hill
Brexit leader: Trump the 'new Ronald Reagan'ADVERTISEMENT "When I watched his acceptance speech in Cleveland it appeared t
Brexit leader: Trump the 'new Ronald Reagan'
The Hill / Posted 3 hours ago
ADVERTISEMENT "When I watched his acceptance speech in Cleveland it appeared to be disjointed. It simply didn't flow," Farage wrote. "But what I saw from just a few feet away in Jackson was something different. He was a better and more confident... Read more
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Daily Mail
Leggy Nicola Peltz flaunts her svelte figure in black crop topShe's quickly becoming one of Hollywood's new 'IT' girls. And on Saturday nigh
Leggy Nicola Peltz flaunts her svelte figure in black crop top
Daily Mail / Posted 4 hours ago
She's quickly becoming one of Hollywood's new 'IT' girls. And on Saturday night Transformers actress Nicola Peltz reminded onlookers why as she put on a glamorous display while leaving Craig's restaurant in Los Angeles. The 21-year-old beauty... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Hip entertainment, history mingle in Midtown SacramentoWith fewer office buildings and more residences, Midtown has a decidedly differ
Hip entertainment, history mingle in Midtown Sacramento
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 hours ago
With fewer office buildings and more residences, Midtown has a decidedly different feel than Downtown. The area is mostly contained between S and I streets, extending from 16th Street to 29th Street, with Highway 80 serving as its eastern border.... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
West Scranton resident takes over family car dealership, advocates for reform in mental illness careThough Denise Vitali Burne is small in stature, her presence fills her Wyoming
West Scranton resident takes over family car dealership, advocates for reform in mental illness care
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 hours ago
Though Denise Vitali Burne is small in stature, her presence fills her Wyoming Avenue dealership the minute she walks through the doors. She greets everyone with a smile or a warm hug as she walks through Matt Burne Honda, the massive dealership... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
August 28, 2016Printed Letters: City should revise weed abatement plan If it looked to the
August 28, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 5 hours ago
Printed Letters: City should revise weed abatement plan If it looked to the passerby that the weeds at First and Patterson (Northridge) were being neglected, look no more, as they have been cut, twice, and then sprayed twice! There... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
A year after | Surigao Sur Lumád evacuees set to return home, decry Army camp in communitiesFILE PHOTO: NO MORE. This lush garden is now overrun by weeds, after a year spe
A year after | Surigao Sur Lumád evacuees set to return home, decry Army camp in communities
Bulatlat.com / Posted 8 hours ago
FILE PHOTO: NO MORE. This lush garden is now overrun by weeds, after a year spent by Lumad communities in forced evacuation (Photo courtesy of Alcadev Inc.) Their ruined homes await their return, but so do the soldiers who have encamped there for a... Read more
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Daily Record
Brexit backers should be furious with the shameful NHS lies of Leave CampaignSAUL Bellow has written that some evils have the power to survive identificatio
Brexit backers should be furious with the shameful NHS lies of Leave Campaign
Daily Record / Posted 11 hours ago
SAUL Bellow has written that some evils have the power to survive identification as evils. That is, we can name them as evil things and they go right on cheerfully flourishing. War and money are two of the examples he gives. Brexit must now be... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Albom: Michigan State's Mark Dantonio rejects flash, builds on valuesSpartans football coach talks about his program, his hangup, his rival Harbaugh
Albom: Michigan State's Mark Dantonio rejects flash, builds on values
Detroit Free Press / Posted 12 hours ago
Spartans football coach talks about his program, his hangup, his rival Harbaugh and his lack of smiling EAST LANSING — When your friends say you should smile more in news conferences, it usually means two things: 1) You should smile more in news... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Living in wartime: Marion County woman recalls her life at Pearl Harbor during WWIIGallery: Living in Wartime: Marion County woman recalls her life at Pearl Harbo
Living in wartime: Marion County woman recalls her life at Pearl Harbor during WWII
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 12 hours ago
Gallery: Living in Wartime: Marion County woman recalls her life at Pearl Harbor during WWII Ruby Abbott's teenage years sound something like the intro to a new Marvel Comics heroine. She was a hula dancer and surfer who tucked a snowy gardenia or... Read more
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The Zimbabwe Standard
Mugabe’s enforcers wage bloody war against people VICTIMS of police’s brutal clampdown against peaceful demonstrations that tur
Mugabe’s enforcers wage bloody war against people
The Zimbabwe Standard / Posted 13 hours ago
VICTIMS of police’s brutal clampdown against peaceful demonstrations that turned Harare into a war zone last week have told harrowing tales of their ordeals at the hands of the law enforcement... Read more
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dna
Tiatr's prince charming"I’ve not missed a single Jacob play in two decades. Even if it’s a relative’s
Tiatr's prince charming
dna / Posted 14 hours ago
"I’ve not missed a single Jacob play in two decades. Even if it’s a relative’s birthday, I wish the person in the morning and then run for his play,” gushes Sarita Mascarenhas, an HR professional from Andheri, who sacrifices many a Sunday soiree to... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Tampa's 'Before I die' wall characterized by inspiration“Before I die,” Callie York read aloud, “I want to go skydiving.” York is one
Tampa's 'Before I die' wall characterized by inspiration
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 17 hours ago
“Before I die,” Callie York read aloud, “I want to go skydiving.” York is one of thousands who have etched their dreams into the temporary wall set up off Tampa’s Riverwalk. The living art instillation invites visitors to share their dreams The... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Fort originally built to last a few decadesI doubt any of the soldiers who built and staffed Fort Concho from 1867-89 ever
Fort originally built to last a few decades
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 19 hours ago
I doubt any of the soldiers who built and staffed Fort Concho from 1867-89 ever thought the place would still exist today — much less operate as a historic site and museum. Indeed, this post was not a desirable location. In the 1870s, it was... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Home of the Month: A renovated gem in Buffalo’s Central Park neighborhoodThe blue print: A mix of old and new with much attention given to the details
Home of the Month: A renovated gem in Buffalo’s Central Park neighborhood
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
The blue print: A mix of old and new with much attention given to the details Dr. Torsten Behrens and Josephine Zagarella bought this three-bedroom, 3 and 1/2-bath home in Buffalo’s Central Park neighborhood in 2012. They have nearly completed... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Italy holds mass funeral for 37 victimsWorld News of Saturday, 27 August 2016 A mass funeral has taken place in Italy
Italy holds mass funeral for 37 victims
Ghanaweb.com / Posted yesterday
World News of Saturday, 27 August 2016 A mass funeral has taken place in Italy for some of the 290 people killed in Wednesday's powerful earthquake. Thirty-five victims from the town of Arquata were mourned at a sports hall in the regional capital,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Fighting On Whose Behalf, Speaker Alex Tyler?According to some Legislators, embattled House Speaker Alex Tyler's fight to re
Fighting On Whose Behalf, Speaker Alex Tyler?
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
According to some Legislators, embattled House Speaker Alex Tyler's fight to remain as Speaker is right and just because, in their eyes Speaker Tyler is fighting against Presidential excesses and tyranny. By their logic, the Speaker is protecting the... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Summer reading: A preview of Deni Ellis Béchard’s new novel, Into the SunAfter his death, people talked about Justin, the story growing until he seemed
Summer reading: A preview of Deni Ellis Béchard’s new novel, Into the Sun
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
After his death, people talked about Justin, the story growing until he seemed more like a lesson about the compulsive madness of the occupation than someone who’d lived among us. He was remembered as the Mullah, though his Christianity was given so... Read more
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The Brown and White
'80s flashback: Motorhead restores cars of the moviesIf you're driving through Tatamy, you might think you entered a TV time warp wh
'80s flashback: Motorhead restores cars of the movies
The Brown and White / Posted yesterday
If you're driving through Tatamy, you might think you entered a TV time warp when you pass Ryan McGinley's home. You'll also see a van McGinley converted to look like the one driven on the 1980s action show "The A-Team." "People just pull up to my... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
DAVID PANNELL: Family makes room in heart, home for BG“We’re going to be foster parents!” That’s the news-bomb our daughter and her h
DAVID PANNELL: Family makes room in heart, home for BG
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted yesterday
“We’re going to be foster parents!” That’s the news-bomb our daughter and her husband dropped on us several months ago. She and her husband live far away, in another state, and have 2 boys of their own – our grandsons, Davey and Milo, ages 3 and... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Center offers options for medically complex childrenThomas Wells | Buy at photos.djournal.comLorie Graves, left, finishes up a tour
Center offers options for medically complex children
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted yesterday
Thomas Wells | Buy at photos.djournal.comLorie Graves, left, finishes up a tour of the new Pediatric Health Choices facility on Pegram Drive in Tupelo. It will be a pediatric day center for children who need skilled nursing and other services. By... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
No fluke for PiratesPALM COAST — Matanzas proved last year’s inaugural victory over cross-county ri
No fluke for Pirates
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted yesterday
PALM COAST — Matanzas proved last year’s inaugural victory over cross-county rival Flagler Palm Coast was no fluke. The Pirates, playing before a record and raucous crowd estimated at 5,000 at “The Ship,” beat the Bulldogs 14-8. The game, which was... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
New church rises from the ashesSt Therese's Chapel at Bethlehem has risen from the ashes of a fire which destr
New church rises from the ashes
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
St Therese's Chapel at Bethlehem has risen from the ashes of a fire which destroyed the old Catholic church two years ago. A big community celebration is planned to take place tomorrowwhen Bishop Steve Lowe opens the new $400,000 chapel. Sited next... Read more
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Breitbart
Hillary Clinton's Vast Right-Wing Conspiracies, Versions 1.0, 2.0 and 3.0Hillary Clinton painted a dark picture of conspiratorial forces seeking to dest
Hillary Clinton's Vast Right-Wing Conspiracies, Versions 1.0, 2.0 and 3.0
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
Hillary Clinton painted a dark picture of conspiratorial forces seeking to destroy the Republic during her Thursday speech against Donald Trump’s supposed ties to the little recognized ‘Alt-Right’ cabal. “Donald Trump has built his campaign on... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Twinkling with Ninfa LeonardiaI can no longer remember how many people, women especially, expressed to me the
Twinkling with Ninfa Leonardia
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted yesterday
I can no longer remember how many people, women especially, expressed to me their great relief in seeing that the ugly sight of those old rubber tires, painted in dismal colors and used as decorations in some city streets has finally been removed.... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
71 Fall festivals in metro PhoenixIt's autumn, time to celebrate arts, food, music and more Temperatures may be
71 Fall festivals in metro Phoenix
The Arizona Republic / Posted yesterday
It's autumn, time to celebrate arts, food, music and more Temperatures may be only inching down the thermometer, but we're in the mood to get outside. Lucky for us, festival season is getting underway. From great ethnic food (we mean you, Greater... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Does the Thomas Center truly offer a homefield advantage?Behind the rusted barbed wire fence at Babe Zaharias Stadium, the schedule of t
Does the Thomas Center truly offer a homefield advantage?
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
Behind the rusted barbed wire fence at Babe Zaharias Stadium, the schedule of the Central Jaguars' final football season in their own home stadium is painted on a maroon and white wooden board. The colors have hardly faded, just like the memories of... Read more
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Japan Today
Odaiba -- Oh boy! ‹ Japan TodayYou can feel it in the air. Summer is winding down. For people in and around To
Odaiba -- Oh boy! ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted yesterday
You can feel it in the air. Summer is winding down. For people in and around Tokyo, you may be ready for the heat and stickiness to be over, so you’re just looking for somewhere that’s cool to spend some time. Or maybe you still want a little more... Read more
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The News & Observer
Raleigh restaurant will offer job training for homeless womenWhen Jim Freeze met the homeless people who slept on the floor at Vintage Churc
Raleigh restaurant will offer job training for homeless women
The News & Observer / Posted yesterday
When Jim Freeze met the homeless people who slept on the floor at Vintage Church downtown, he wanted to find a way to help them. So Freeze, who worked at the church at the time, collaborated with a partner to open a restaurant that will employ eight... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Things to do this weekend: Aug. 26-28Looking for fun and adventure this weekend? Here are our major picks of events
Things to do this weekend: Aug. 26-28
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted yesterday
Looking for fun and adventure this weekend? Here are our major picks of events taking place in the Orlando and Tampa Bay areas: Bring your skeptical mind to this symposium, sponsored by the Mutual UFO Network, to explore the depth of this exciting... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Mary C. Gasek, an accomplished watercolorist who aided her husband in his work as an Episcop
Mary C. Gasek
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
, an accomplished watercolorist who aided her husband in his work as an Episcopal rector in upstate New York, died Aug. 5 of multiple sclerosis at the Blakehurst Retirement Community in Towson. She was 90. "Mary Ellen was a great and... Read more
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Orange County Register
Why Fountain Valley's oldest structure is being movedRobust, bearded and barrel-chested, Ron Courreges looks every part the former M
Why Fountain Valley's oldest structure is being moved
Orange County Register / Posted yesterday
Robust, bearded and barrel-chested, Ron Courreges looks every part the former Marine, mechanic and farmer of his youth. So it’s surprising to learn that he’s a sentimentalist. The rough exterior belies an inner softie that comes out when he talks... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Ellen DeGeneres sells a home for the second time, and other top salesA high-dollar transaction in the South Bay and a quiet celebrity sale in Hollyw
Ellen DeGeneres sells a home for the second time, and other top sales
Los Angeles Times / Posted yesterday
A high-dollar transaction in the South Bay and a quiet celebrity sale in Hollywood Hills West were among the priciest real estate deals closed in Greater L.A. in early August. Here’s a look at the most expensive home sales recorded from July 31... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Authenticity of latest Tom Thomson sketch remains a mysteryIn the seven years Virginia Eichhorn has been director and chief curator at the
Authenticity of latest Tom Thomson sketch remains a mystery
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
In the seven years Virginia Eichhorn has been director and chief curator at the Tom Thomson Art Gallery in Owen Sound, Ont., thousands of works have crossed her desk in some form, purported to be by the great Canadian artist. She can count on one... Read more
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FOX News
The Epic Party House: A Los Angeles Mid-Century Modern Made for EntertainingEntertainers should keep one palm firmly affixed to their jaw, lest it drop to
The Epic Party House: A Los Angeles Mid-Century Modern Made for Entertaining
FOX News / Posted yesterday
Entertainers should keep one palm firmly affixed to their jaw, lest it drop to the floor. "The house is known for some epic parties," says photographer Kate Turning, the homeowner. It's no wonder: The home features a wet bar, which is completely... Read more
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Methow Valley News
Winthrop crosswalk plan more than a pedestrian issuePhoto by Ann McCrearyWinthrop Town Council member Gaile Bryant-Cannon, left, an
Winthrop crosswalk plan more than a pedestrian issue
Methow Valley News / Posted yesterday
Photo by Ann McCrearyWinthrop Town Council member Gaile Bryant-Cannon, left, and Sheri’s Sweet Shoppe owner Doug Mohre examine proposed changes to Winthrop’s four-way intersection during an open house hosted Aug. 17 by Washington State Department of... Read more
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FOX Business
Tribe trucks totem pole 4,800 miles in fossil fuels protestA Pacific Northwest tribe is traveling nearly 5,000 miles across Canada and the
Tribe trucks totem pole 4,800 miles in fossil fuels protest
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
A Pacific Northwest tribe is traveling nearly 5,000 miles across Canada and the United States with a 22-foot-tall totem pole on a flatbed truck in a symbolic journey meant to galvanize opposition to fossil fuel infrastructure projects they believe... Read more
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FOX Business
Tribe trucks totem pole 4,800 miles in fossil fuels protestPORTLAND, Ore. – A Pacific Northwest tribe is traveling nearly 5,000 miles acro
Tribe trucks totem pole 4,800 miles in fossil fuels protest
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
PORTLAND, Ore. – A Pacific Northwest tribe is traveling nearly 5,000 miles across Canada and the United States with a 22-foot-tall totem pole on a flatbed truck in a symbolic journey meant to galvanize opposition to fossil fuel infrastructure... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Totem pole taken on journey in U.S. and Canada in fossil fuels protestPORTLAND, Ore. - A Pacific Northwest tribe is travelling nearly 5,000 miles acr
Totem pole taken on journey in U.S. and Canada in fossil fuels protest
Brandon Sun / Posted yesterday
PORTLAND, Ore. - A Pacific Northwest tribe is travelling nearly 5,000 miles across Canada and the United States with a 22-foot-tall totem pole on a flatbed truck in a symbolic journey meant to galvanize opposition to fossil fuel infrastructure... Read more
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Salon.com
After the flood, Louisiana families seek a return to normalcyYellow insulation and white corkboard cabinets are piled up 4 feet high in fron
After the flood, Louisiana families seek a return to normalcy
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
Yellow insulation and white corkboard cabinets are piled up 4 feet high in front of the Golden Rule Daycare in St. Amant, Louisiana. Next to the Dumpster are stacks of small plastic chairs and rows of cribs. Denise and Timmy Fontenot, two of the... Read more
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The Columbian
Tribe trucks totem pole 4,800 miles in fossil fuels protestPORTLAND — A Pacific Northwest tribe is traveling nearly 5,000 miles across Can
Tribe trucks totem pole 4,800 miles in fossil fuels protest
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
PORTLAND — A Pacific Northwest tribe is traveling nearly 5,000 miles across Canada and the United States with a 22-foot-tall totem pole on a flatbed truck in a symbolic journey meant to galvanize opposition to fossil fuel infrastructure projects they... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
August 26, 2016Email Letters: City should consider restricting open burn season I’m a runne
August 26, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Email Letters: City should consider restricting open burn season I’m a runner. I run hard, which requires breathing hard. Last spring, while out for a run around Sherwood Park, I started to lose energy. It was difficult to move at... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Before and After: A successful Hollywood remakeLike a Hollywood star who gets a bit of work done in her older years, so it is
Before and After: A successful Hollywood remake
Los Angeles Times / Posted yesterday
Like a Hollywood star who gets a bit of work done in her older years, so it is with the Spanish-style home that once belonged to late actress Betsy Drake. Drake, the third wife of Cary Grant, had been living in London when she died last year. Her... Read more
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Daily Mail
Tom Cruise's son Connor, 21, is treated like a god at Scientology's HQConnor Cruise, the 21-year-old son of Tom Cruise, lives a jet-setting lifestyle
Tom Cruise's son Connor, 21, is treated like a god at Scientology's HQ
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Connor Cruise, the 21-year-old son of Tom Cruise, lives a jet-setting lifestyle in Clearwater, Florida With a superstar father boasting an estimated $480 million fortune and a lifetime slot on Hollywood's A-list, Connor Cruise leads a privileged... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Winged wonders: The beauty of mothsThe butterfly is universally loved, but its close cousin, the moth, is not. You
Winged wonders: The beauty of moths
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
The butterfly is universally loved, but its close cousin, the moth, is not. You don't find grade-schoolers knocking on the Halloween door costumed as a moth. Schoolyards are not planted with moth pollinator gardens. One doesn't ask for moth coloring... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ize-Iyamu Alleges Corruption in APC ContractsBy Alemma-Ozioruva Aliu and Michael Egbejule Benin City — The Peoples Democrat
Ize-Iyamu Alleges Corruption in APC Contracts
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
By Alemma-Ozioruva Aliu and Michael Egbejule Benin City — The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has alleged that there is a high level of corruption in projects executed by the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). The PDP's governorship candidate,... Read more
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NBC Miami
The Obamas: The First Couple of Pop CultureMajor Hollywood depictions of White House marriages, idealized and otherwise (p
The Obamas: The First Couple of Pop Culture
NBC Miami / Posted 2 days ago
Major Hollywood depictions of White House marriages, idealized and otherwise (plenty of Kennedy-related material falls into both categories), usually track some distance from their subjects' hey-day. One prominent, unofficial exception: "Primary... Read more
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Evening Standard
10 of the best day trips within an hour of LondonHarlow’s public art There are 84 pieces of public art dotted across this post-
10 of the best day trips within an hour of London
Evening Standard / Posted 2 days ago
Harlow’s public art There are 84 pieces of public art dotted across this post-war Essex new town. An early Barbara Hepworth is positioned on a housing estate, Lynn Chadwick’s Trigon in a shopping precinct and Elizabeth Frink’s Boar stands in a pool... Read more
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