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NJ Biz
Update: Christie suspends presidential campaign(Editor's note: This report was updated at 7 a.m. Thursday with comments from G
Update: Christie suspends presidential campaign
NJ Biz / Posted 54 minutes ago
(Editor's note: This report was updated at 7 a.m. Thursday with comments from Gov. Chris Christie.) Gov. Chris Christie suspended his presidential campaign Wednesday following a poor performance in Tuesday's New Hampshire primary. "I ran for... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Generous journalist touched many before his death at 32Editor's note: Mira Lowe is a senior editor for Features at CNN Digital. She ov
Generous journalist touched many before his death at 32
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 55 minutes ago
Editor's note: Mira Lowe is a senior editor for Features at CNN Digital. She oversaw the hiring of Michael J. Feeney, who had been due to start work at CNN in January. (CNN) -- Michael J. Feeney was someone who walked the talk. In his 2014... Read more
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The Forward
The 14 Most Romantic Lines in Jewish LiteratureValentine’s Day is upon us, and ignoring the holiday’s relatively morbid roots
The 14 Most Romantic Lines in Jewish Literature
The Forward / Posted 2 hours ago
Valentine’s Day is upon us, and ignoring the holiday’s relatively morbid roots in favor of its relatively charming modern incarnation, what better way to celebrate than with the romantic musings of some beloved Jewish writers? Should you be in need... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Divestment: All risk, no gainSince the 2016 session began, Gov. Peter Shumlin has begun calling for state-ma
Divestment: All risk, no gain
Rutland Herald / Posted 4 hours ago
Since the 2016 session began, Gov. Peter Shumlin has begun calling for state-managed funds to divest from coal companies and ExxonMobil stocks. During my career as a consulting economist, I have often been asked to examine the risk of proposed fiscal... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Centenary Celebrations of the University of Fort HareStanding here today, I feel the weight of 100 years of history. Here in these h
Centenary Celebrations of the University of Fort Hare
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 hours ago
Standing here today, I feel the weight of 100 years of history. Here in these halls and classrooms, great men and women were moulded and prepared before they burst forth to claim their destiny. Here they wrestled with the questions of life, with the... Read more
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Grand Blanc View
Goodrich trio pick colleges | February 11, 2016Left to right: Jay Vallie, Landin Mitchell and Eric Hildebrand sign their natio
Goodrich trio pick colleges | February 11, 2016
Grand Blanc View / Posted 6 hours ago
Left to right: Jay Vallie, Landin Mitchell and Eric Hildebrand sign their national letters of intent on National Signing Day last Wednesday at Goodrich High School to play college football. Photo by Michael Selecky GOODRICH – After a senior season... Read more
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The Advocate
Ashton Cagnolatti named St. John football coachGetting a job as a head football coach on the high school level is a dream come
Ashton Cagnolatti named St. John football coach
The Advocate / Posted 6 hours ago
Getting a job as a head football coach on the high school level is a dream come true for Ashton Cagnolatti. The fact that he’ll be coaching his alma mater — St. John of Plaquemine — makes the dream even better for the 30-year-old Cagnolatti. “I’ve... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Joseph A. RealeA lifelong area resident, he was born July 1, 1928, in Jamestown, N.Y., a son o
Joseph A. Reale
The Post-Journal / Posted 6 hours ago
A lifelong area resident, he was born July 1, 1928, in Jamestown, N.Y., a son of the late Sebastian and Concetta Conti Reale. Prior to his retirement, he had owned and operated several car related businesses in the James-town area. He was a... Read more
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Clovis News Journal
Williamson: ENMU respins 'Cinderella'There may not be a more familiar story than the centuries-old tale of Cinderell
Williamson: ENMU respins 'Cinderella'
Clovis News Journal / Posted 8 hours ago
There may not be a more familiar story than the centuries-old tale of Cinderella, but the version being served up just in time for Valentine’s Day weekend by the ENMU School of Music is fresh and funny, and not to be missed. “The True Story of... Read more
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The Advocate
Bethany Church founder Rev. Roy Stockstill dead at 97The Rev. Roy Stockstill, who founded Bethany Church and oversaw its rapid expan
Bethany Church founder Rev. Roy Stockstill dead at 97
The Advocate / Posted 8 hours ago
The Rev. Roy Stockstill, who founded Bethany Church and oversaw its rapid expansion into one of Louisiana’s largest congregations, died Tuesday. Stockstill, who held the first Bethany Church service with his family and 11 others in the living room... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
California man pledges $1 million to put 26 kindergartners through collegeA California attorney and Navy veteran has pledged to pay for 26 kindergartners
California man pledges $1 million to put 26 kindergartners through college
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 8 hours ago
A California attorney and Navy veteran has pledged to pay for 26 kindergartners to go to college. According to a story on CNN Money, Marty Burbank, is pledging to fund each student's tuition for two years at community college and two years at a... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Pasco residents fed up over flood plagued roads, and drainage issuesHOLIDAY, Fla. - Dozens of residents attended a Pasco County Commission workshop
Pasco residents fed up over flood plagued roads, and drainage issues
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 9 hours ago
HOLIDAY, Fla. - Dozens of residents attended a Pasco County Commission workshop, where officials discussed a project to fix pothole filled roads. But they weren't there to talk about concrete. “The drainage has been an issue forever and ever,”... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
A stranger pledged $1 million to put these kindergartners through collegeNEW YORK — Two mothers ran to hug and thank a stranger at Rio Vista Elementary
A stranger pledged $1 million to put these kindergartners through college
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 10 hours ago
NEW YORK — Two mothers ran to hug and thank a stranger at Rio Vista Elementary School in Anaheim last week. Few words were spoken, given a language barrier, but there were tears of joy. The stranger, Marty Burbank, will be paying for their... Read more
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examiner.com
Wal-Mart store closures: List of closing Walmart and Sam’s Club stores, see mapWal-Mart store closures are including 154 locations in the United States and 26
Wal-Mart store closures: List of closing Walmart and Sam’s Club stores, see map
examiner.com / Posted 11 hours ago
Wal-Mart store closures are including 154 locations in the United States and 269 stores globally. Also included in the closures are four Sam’s Club stores. Walmart’s announcement that it would be closing some of its 11,600 stores was announced by the... Read more
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The Mercury News
POLICE BEAT:Items selected are from the daily police logs of the cities listed below. Times
POLICE BEAT:
The Mercury News / Posted 11 hours ago
Items selected are from the daily police logs of the cities listed below. Times shown are when the incidents were reported to the police. RETURNING TO THE SCENE OF THE CRIME: A woman who had been caught on a Redwood City business' surveillance video... Read more
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NZCity
Body found on footpath in south AucklandPolice are investigating an unexplained death in south Auckland, after a body w
Body found on footpath in south Auckland
NZCity / Posted 12 hours ago
Police are investigating an unexplained death in south Auckland, after a body was found on a footpath. They arrived on the scene at Alma Crescent in Papakura at just before 12pm on Thursday, Inspector Ian Brooker said. He could not confirm any... Read more
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News.com.au
Sick killing of Melbourne womanPenelope Pratt was brutally murdered in 2010. Source: Supplied WARNING: Graphi
Sick killing of Melbourne woman
News.com.au / Posted 12 hours ago
Penelope Pratt was brutally murdered in 2010. Source: Supplied WARNING: Graphic content IT WAS a late, gruesome night in a small Boronia suburb. A woman was being brutally tortured and murdered, unbeknown to those sleeping in their beds... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Body found on footpath in PapakuraPolice are currently at the scene. Photo / File Police are at the scene of an
Body found on footpath in Papakura
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 12 hours ago
Police are currently at the scene. Photo / File Police are at the scene of an unexplained death in Papakura. An ambulance was called to Alma Crescent shortly before midday after reports that there was a person lying on a footpath on the street. A... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
A stranger pledged $1 million to put these kindergartners through collegeMost of these students would be the first in their families to go to college, t
A stranger pledged $1 million to put these kindergartners through college
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 12 hours ago
Most of these students would be the first in their families to go to college, thanks to Marty Burbank's donation. Two mothers ran to hug and thank a stranger at Rio Vista Elementary School in Anaheim last week. Few words were spoken, given a... Read more
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The Courier Mail
‘I’m going to cop a beating’Penelope Pratt was brutally murdered in 2010. Source: Supplied WARNING: Graphi
‘I’m going to cop a beating’
The Courier Mail / Posted 13 hours ago
Penelope Pratt was brutally murdered in 2010. Source: Supplied WARNING: Graphic content IT WAS a late, gruesome night in a small Boronia suburb. A woman was being brutally tortured and murdered, unbeknown to those sleeping in their beds... Read more
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The Advocate
Bethany Church founder Rev. Roy Stockstill dead at 97The Rev. Roy Stockstill, who founded Bethany Church and oversaw its rapid expan
Bethany Church founder Rev. Roy Stockstill dead at 97
The Advocate / Posted 13 hours ago
The Rev. Roy Stockstill, who founded Bethany Church and oversaw its rapid expansion into one of Louisiana’s largest congregations, died Tuesday. Stockstill, who held the first Bethany Church service with his family and 11 others in the living room... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
A Stranger Pledged $1 Million to Put These Kindergartners Through CollegeMost of these students would be the first in their families to go to college, t
A Stranger Pledged $1 Million to Put These Kindergartners Through College
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 14 hours ago
Most of these students would be the first in their families to go to college, thanks to Marty Burbank’s donation. NEW YORK — Two mothers ran to hug and thank a stranger at Rio Vista Elementary School in Anaheim last week. Few words were spoken,... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Stranger pledges $1 million to put kindergartners through collegeTwo mothers ran to hug and thank a stranger at Rio Vista Elementary School in A
Stranger pledges $1 million to put kindergartners through college
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 14 hours ago
Two mothers ran to hug and thank a stranger at Rio Vista Elementary School in Anaheim last week. Few words were spoken, given a language barrier, but there were tears of joy. The stranger, Marty Burbank, will be paying for their kindergartners to go... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Transition team gives Ganim has goalsDays after the ex-mayor won November’s general election, Ganim assembled a tran
Transition team gives Ganim has goals
Darien News-Review / Posted 14 hours ago
Days after the ex-mayor won November’s general election, Ganim assembled a transition team of over 70 community leaders and activists to report back to him on priorities, large and small, for his new administration to address. On Wednesday the group... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Transition team gives Ganim has goalsDays after the ex-mayor won November’s general election, Ganim assembled a tran
Transition team gives Ganim has goals
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 14 hours ago
Days after the ex-mayor won November’s general election, Ganim assembled a transition team of over 70 community leaders and activists to report back to him on priorities, large and small, for his new administration to address. On Wednesday the group... Read more
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NJ Biz
Multiple reports say Christie will suspend presidential campaignGov. Chris Christie is going to suspend his presidential campaign following a p
Multiple reports say Christie will suspend presidential campaign
NJ Biz / Posted 14 hours ago
Gov. Chris Christie is going to suspend his presidential campaign following a poor performance in Tuesday's New Hampshire primary, according to multiple news reports. The Christie campaign has not issued any formal statement as of Wednesday... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Transition team gives Ganim has goalsDays after the ex-mayor won November’s general election, Ganim assembled a tran
Transition team gives Ganim has goals
The New Canaan News / Posted 15 hours ago
Days after the ex-mayor won November’s general election, Ganim assembled a transition team of over 70 community leaders and activists to report back to him on priorities, large and small, for his new administration to address. On Wednesday the group... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Stranger pledges $1 million to put kindergartners through collegeTwo mothers ran to hug and thank a stranger at Rio Vista Elementary School in A
Stranger pledges $1 million to put kindergartners through college
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 15 hours ago
Two mothers ran to hug and thank a stranger at Rio Vista Elementary School in Anaheim last week. Few words were spoken, given a language barrier, but there were tears of joy. The stranger, Marty Burbank, will be paying for their kindergartners to go... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Ethics commission meets tonight to discuss city Rep. Larry Romero, manager Tommy GonzalezEl Paso City Council's Ethics Commission is meeting Wednesday night to investig
Ethics commission meets tonight to discuss city Rep. Larry Romero, manager Tommy Gonzalez
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 15 hours ago
El Paso City Council's Ethics Commission is meeting Wednesday night to investigate a complaint against Rep. Larry Romero and city manager Tommy Gonzalez. The formal complaint was by Jim Tolbert, Romero's opponent in the 2013 runoff election. Tolbert... Read more
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My EastText
Stranger pledges $1 million to put kindergartners through collegeTwo mothers ran to hug and thank a stranger at Rio Vista Elementary School in A
Stranger pledges $1 million to put kindergartners through college
My EastText / Posted 15 hours ago
Two mothers ran to hug and thank a stranger at Rio Vista Elementary School in Anaheim last week. Few words were spoken, given a language barrier, but there were tears of joy. The stranger, Marty Burbank, will be paying for their kindergartners to go... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Stranger pledges $1 million to put kindergartners through collegeTwo mothers ran to hug and thank a stranger at Rio Vista Elementary School in A
Stranger pledges $1 million to put kindergartners through college
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 15 hours ago
Two mothers ran to hug and thank a stranger at Rio Vista Elementary School in Anaheim last week. Few words were spoken, given a language barrier, but there were tears of joy. The stranger, Marty Burbank, will be paying for their kindergartners to go... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Hollywood likes writer Wil Haygood's workIf a movie is made of his book about Thurgood Marshall, author Wil Haygood know
Hollywood likes writer Wil Haygood's work
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 15 hours ago
If a movie is made of his book about Thurgood Marshall, author Wil Haygood knows which actor should play the country's first black justice on the U.S. Supreme Court. "I would love for Forest Whitaker to do it. He would be a great," said Haygood, who... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Stranger pledges $1 million to put kindergartners through college | Money - Home Marty Burbank will fund 26 students' tuition for two years at
Stranger pledges $1 million to put kindergartners through college
KTVZ Bend / Posted 15 hours ago
| Money - Home Marty Burbank will fund 26 students' tuition for two years at community college and two years at Calif.... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Stranger pledges $1 million to put kindergartners through collegeTwo mothers ran to hug and thank a stranger at Rio Vista Elementary School in A
Stranger pledges $1 million to put kindergartners through college
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 15 hours ago
Two mothers ran to hug and thank a stranger at Rio Vista Elementary School in Anaheim last week. Few words were spoken, given a language barrier, but there were tears of joy. The stranger, Marty Burbank, will be paying for their kindergartners to go... Read more
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WTOK-TV Meridian
MSU Women Set for Top 25 Matchup at Texas A & M– Mississippi State’s second trip to Texas of the season will be another Top-15
MSU Women Set for Top 25 Matchup at Texas A & M
WTOK-TV Meridian / Posted 15 hours ago
– Mississippi State’s second trip to Texas of the season will be another Top-15 matchup as the No. 11 Bulldogs face No. 13 Texas A&M Thursday in a key SEC road contest. Tip at Reed Arena in College Station is set for 6 p.m., with the Top-15 matchup... Read more
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Daily Press
VT's Fuente talks recruiting rankings, early signing period, Gray's exitBLACKSBURG -- The ACC’s youngest head football coach is already weary of new-ag
VT's Fuente talks recruiting rankings, early signing period, Gray's exit
Daily Press / Posted 17 hours ago
BLACKSBURG -- The ACC’s youngest head football coach is already weary of new-aged recruiting. National signing day as black-tie entertainment? Year-’round social media coverage? Prospects flipping like Mary Lou Retton in her prime? “I’m not... Read more
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SportingNews
Michael Jordan's crying face has his Hornets laughing, as does his sense of humorCHARLOTTE, N.C. — Michael Jordan is everywhere in Time Warner Cable Arena. He’s
Michael Jordan's crying face has his Hornets laughing, as does his sense of humor
SportingNews / Posted 18 hours ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Michael Jordan is everywhere in Time Warner Cable Arena. He’s on the top of the Jumbotron and the bottom of the players’ feet. Fans wear his jerseys even though he never played for the Hornets. He sits on the sideline for some... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
4 chosen for Greater Wilmington Sports Hall of FameOn Wednesday, the former UNCW outfielder and longtime area official was announc
4 chosen for Greater Wilmington Sports Hall of Fame
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 18 hours ago
On Wednesday, the former UNCW outfielder and longtime area official was announced as one of four individuals being inducted into the 2016 Greater Wilmington Sports Hall of Fame class. It's the second honor in the past two months for Honeycutt, who... Read more
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WALB Albany
Two more felony drug arrests made in AlmaThe Alma Police Department says they have arrested and officially charged Milli
Two more felony drug arrests made in Alma
WALB Albany / Posted 18 hours ago
The Alma Police Department says they have arrested and officially charged Millicent ‘Millie’ Newson, 41, of Alma with trafficking methamphetamine, possession of marijuana with intent to distribute. She also faces two counts of possession of a... Read more
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Roll Call
North Carolina Asks Supreme Court to Halt Redistricting Order The Supreme Court is again being asked to weigh in on contested congressional
North Carolina Asks Supreme Court to Halt Redistricting Order
Roll Call / Posted 18 hours ago
The Supreme Court is again being asked to weigh in on contested congressional districts for this year�s elections, this time with North Carolina warning the justices Wednesday of... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
What's Happening: East Bay Youth Football Academy combine and clinicEBYFA -- East Bay Youth Football Academy is hosting its fourth annual football
What's Happening: East Bay Youth Football Academy combine and clinic
Oakland Tribune / Posted 18 hours ago
EBYFA -- East Bay Youth Football Academy is hosting its fourth annual football combine and clinic. Feb. 13 at Bishop O'Dowd High and Feb. 27 at Moreau Catholic High School from 1-3 p.m. Kids of all skill levels and ages welcome. For more info visit... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
What's Happening: Junior sailing program at Encinal Yacht ClubJunior Sailing Program -- Free open house on Feb. 28 from 1-4 p.m at Encinal Ya
What's Happening: Junior sailing program at Encinal Yacht Club
Oakland Tribune / Posted 19 hours ago
Junior Sailing Program -- Free open house on Feb. 28 from 1-4 p.m at Encinal Yacht Club. For more information contact Sue Devlin suemcdev@comcast.net, 510-579-5315 Alameda Little League -- Online registration for ages 7-4 to play farm ball (coach... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Harold E. St. ArnauldHarold was born on Nov. 21, 1924, in Iron Mountain, a son of the late Louis and
Harold E. St. Arnauld
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 19 hours ago
Harold was born on Nov. 21, 1924, in Iron Mountain, a son of the late Louis and Alma (Larsen) St. Arnauld. He received a degree in personnel management from Ripon College in Ripon, Wis. On Aug.2, 1952, he married the former Norma Sonaglia at St.... Read more
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Miami New Times
Hialeah Park, Florida's greatest racetrack, battles mega-casinos and lawsuitsThe sky is a surreal blend of purple and orange as dusk settles over Hialeah Pa
Hialeah Park, Florida's greatest racetrack, battles mega-casinos and lawsuits
Miami New Times / Posted 19 hours ago
The sky is a surreal blend of purple and orange as dusk settles over Hialeah Park. Pink flamingos, forever memorialized in the opening credits of Miami Vice, wade in the manmade pond near the second turn of one the most storied horse-racing tracks in... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Binay: I’m physically fit for nationwide campaignSAN PEDRO, Laguna, Philippines – Despite persistent rumors that he has a kidney
Binay: I’m physically fit for nationwide campaign
Pilipino Star / Posted 20 hours ago
SAN PEDRO, Laguna, Philippines – Despite persistent rumors that he has a kidney ailment, United Nationalist Alliance (UNA) standard-bearer Vice President Jejomar Binay yesterday said he could withstand the rigors of a nationwide campaign. Binay and... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
North Carolina takes map delay request to US Supreme CourtThe state's attorneys immediately sought relief from the U.S. Supreme Court, sa
North Carolina takes map delay request to US Supreme Court
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 20 hours ago
The state's attorneys immediately sought relief from the U.S. Supreme Court, saying voting for next month's primary elections was already under way. A three-judge panel ruled the 1st and 12th Districts unconstitutional last week because the... Read more
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USA Today
Stedman Bailey discusses NFL return after being shot in the headDoctors have advised St. Louis Rams wide receiver Stedman Bailey to forgo an NF
Stedman Bailey discusses NFL return after being shot in the head
USA Today / Posted 21 hours ago
Doctors have advised St. Louis Rams wide receiver Stedman Bailey to forgo an NFL comeback, recommendations Bailey said he intends to ignore in the wake of an attack that left him in intensive care with gunshot wounds to his head. “They don’t think I... Read more
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NBC News
Kanye West Appears To Declare Bill Cosby InnocentOnly polarizing rap star Kanye West could steal Donald Trump's spotlight. The s
Kanye West Appears To Declare Bill Cosby Innocent
NBC News / Posted 21 hours ago
Only polarizing rap star Kanye West could steal Donald Trump's spotlight. The self-declared "Yeezus" left fans scratching their heads, and in some cases outraged, when he inexplicably tweeted on the night of Tuesday's New Hampshire primary: "BILL... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
SHIRLEY BOGARDShirley was born March 11, 1947, in Wheeling to the late Robert E. and Goldie I
SHIRLEY BOGARD
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 21 hours ago
Shirley was born March 11, 1947, in Wheeling to the late Robert E. and Goldie I. Riggs Hill. She retired from Green Valley Manufacturing with 49 years of service. She was also a member of the Ladies Auxiliary Cameron Post #18 and Cameron Moose... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Harold E. St. ArnauldHarold was born on November 21, 1924 in Iron Mountain, a son of the late Louis
Harold E. St. Arnauld
The Mining Journal / Posted 21 hours ago
Harold was born on November 21, 1924 in Iron Mountain, a son of the late Louis and Alma (Larsen) St. Arnauld. He received a degree in Personnel Management from Ripon College in Ripon, Wisconsin. On August 2, 1952, he married the former Norma Sonaglia... Read more
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