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Officer.com
Michigan Chief Adapts to New Policing Climateman who was brutally beaten by a white officer after a traffic stop. Protesters
Michigan Chief Adapts to New Policing Climate
Officer.com / Posted 51 minutes ago
man who was brutally beaten by a white officer after a traffic stop. Protesters in the majority-black city were demanding reforms to its majority-white police force. They said the cops were racist, that the beating was part of a pattern. The white... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
From street to stageJohn Edmar Sumera, 15, and Benedict Sabularse, 16, are now ballet dancers. “I
From street to stage
Manila Bulletin / Posted 52 minutes ago
John Edmar Sumera, 15, and Benedict Sabularse, 16, are now ballet dancers. “I don’t have any idea what ballet is. Before, I used to think it was a dance for the rich kids. All I knew was hip hop,” says Edmar. Both Edmar and Benedict come... Read more
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/Film
Enroll in The Aaron Sorkin Online Screenwriting CourseIf you’re going to study screenwriting, there’s probably worse people to learn
Enroll in The Aaron Sorkin Online Screenwriting Course
/Film / Posted an hour ago
If you’re going to study screenwriting, there’s probably worse people to learn from than Aaron Sorkin. The Academy Award-winning writer behind The Social Network, Steve Jobs, A Few Good Men, the far too short-lived Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip, and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
ActiveSG Football Academy expands age range of programmeSINGAPORE: Youths between the ages of 13 and 16 will be able to attend the Acti
ActiveSG Football Academy expands age range of programme
Channel NewsAsia / Posted an hour ago
SINGAPORE: Youths between the ages of 13 and 16 will be able to attend the ActiveSG Football Academy starting September 2016. Currently catering to children between six and 12 years of age, the ActiveSG Football Academy is the first of a series of... Read more
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dna
How Osama Bin Laden inspired and Bollywood ruined David Headley's dating lifePakistani-American terrorist David Coleman Headley liked Osama bin Laden's theo
How Osama Bin Laden inspired and Bollywood ruined David Headley's dating life
dna / Posted 3 hours ago
Pakistani-American terrorist David Coleman Headley liked Osama bin Laden's theory of having several women in one's life but found Pakistani women to be cumbersome than those from Arab countries, says a new book. Laden's father, Mohammed bin Laden,... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Uncharted Territory: Recent Naval Academy graduate's career stalled by Defense Department transgender policy"The 1961 genital modification ban was intended for surgical reconstruction of
Uncharted Territory: Recent Naval Academy graduate's career stalled by Defense Department transgender policy
Baltimore Sun / Posted 3 hours ago
"The 1961 genital modification ban was intended for surgical reconstruction of ambiguous genitalia in infants or children — intersex conditions — not what we think of today as gender transition surgery," he said. "In the 1980s, however, the military... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
The forgotten factors in Liverpool's 2016/17 pre-season preparationsNot even 40 days and 40 nights have passed since the Basel downpour, yet so muc
The forgotten factors in Liverpool's 2016/17 pre-season preparations
Liverpool Echo / Posted 3 hours ago
Not even 40 days and 40 nights have passed since the Basel downpour, yet so much has been forgotten. Perhaps it is wilful amnesia. The final memories of 2015-16 involved Jurgen Klopp walking down the steps inside St-Jakob Park, another runners-up... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Liverpool roads to close for filming of Hollywood filmRoads across Liverpool The film follows the relationship between Turner (Bell)
Liverpool roads to close for filming of Hollywood film
Liverpool Echo / Posted 5 hours ago
Roads across Liverpool The film follows the relationship between Turner (Bell) and eccentric Academy Award-winning actress Gloria Grahame (Bening), who rose to fame in the 1940s. Turner learned in September 1981 that his former lover Grahame had... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
NBA draft star Ben Simmons' cousin killed in hit-and-run76ers. Ben Simmons acknowledged his cousin's death on Twitter. "Hearing the n
NBA draft star Ben Simmons' cousin killed in hit-and-run
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 hours ago
76ers. Ben Simmons acknowledged his cousin's death on Twitter. "Hearing the news this morning is a reminder to never forget the important things in life," he tweeted. "I'm glad I could share this moment in my life with you. Rest in peace... Read more
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Northern Echo
A hundred County Durham children to take part in special Somme centenary servicePupils from St John's School and Sixth Form College in Bishop Auckland, The Her
A hundred County Durham children to take part in special Somme centenary service
Northern Echo / Posted 6 hours ago
Pupils from St John's School and Sixth Form College in Bishop Auckland, The Hermitage Academy in Chester-le-Street, Villa Real School in Consett, Greenfield School in Newton Aycliffe and Wolsingham School will be part of the ceremony to mark one of... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Columbus children’s choir lives up to ‘international’ in its namewon’t celebrate the Mass, so they aren’t guaranteed to meet him. Then again, t
Columbus children’s choir lives up to ‘international’ in its name
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 7 hours ago
won’t celebrate the Mass, so they aren’t guaranteed to meet him. Then again, they weren’t given any notice in December before they met President Barack Obama and his wife, Michelle, during a performance at the White House. Trips to Washington... Read more
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The Financial Express
David Headley liked Osama’s theory on women!David Coleman Headley liked Osama bin Laden’s theory of having several women in
David Headley liked Osama’s theory on women!
The Financial Express / Posted 7 hours ago
David Coleman Headley liked Osama bin Laden’s theory of having several women in one’s life. (PTI) Pakistani-American terrorist David Coleman Headley liked Osama bin Laden’s theory of having several women in one’s life but found Pakistani women to be... Read more
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Scotsman
The Big Interview: Kirk Murdoch, head of law firm Pinsent Masonsto Royal Troon Golf Club looks far more assured. The vote by the Ayrshire club
The Big Interview: Kirk Murdoch, head of law firm Pinsent Masons
Scotsman / Posted 7 hours ago
to Royal Troon Golf Club looks far more assured. The vote by the Ayrshire club’s 800 members comes less than two weeks before practice rounds get underway there for this year’s 145th Open, and following the backlash after Muirfield narrowly... Read more
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Forsyth County News
STATE OF THE PROGRAM: Pinecrest AcademyA week before the 2015-16 school year, first-year Pinecrest Academy athletic di
STATE OF THE PROGRAM: Pinecrest Academy
Forsyth County News / Posted 7 hours ago
A week before the 2015-16 school year, first-year Pinecrest Academy athletic director Chris Kane already had a crisis on his hands. The Paladins’ head volleyball coach, Meg Bohn, came to Kane to tell him she had to step down. Already, Kane was... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Ridge Lines: 'Proudly stands our alma mater'to a Jere Brittain CD as I travel. Jere tells his story in poetry and song —�ho
Ridge Lines: 'Proudly stands our alma mater'
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 7 hours ago
to a Jere Brittain CD as I travel. Jere tells his story in poetry and song —�how the river is inextricably linked to his life. Jere is a descendent of several founding families of the Mills River community. He remembers his mother, Velma... Read more
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New Kerala
From censor board jokes to Salman's act, Spain laps it up all - newkerala.com #82006Madrid, June 26 : It saw actors Farhan Akhtar and Shahid Kapoor poking fun at t
From censor board jokes to Salman's act, Spain laps it up all - newkerala.com #82006
New Kerala / Posted 8 hours ago
Madrid, June 26 : It saw actors Farhan Akhtar and Shahid Kapoor poking fun at the CBFC. And superstar Salman Khan for his performance chose songs that made many wonder if he was apologising for his "rape" comment. The IIFA awards night here was... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
David Headley found Pakistani women difficult, too influenced by Bollywood: BookPakistani-American terrorist David Coleman Headley liked Osama bin Laden’s theo
David Headley found Pakistani women difficult, too influenced by Bollywood: Book
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 8 hours ago
Pakistani-American terrorist David Coleman Headley liked Osama bin Laden’s theory of having several women in one’s life but found Pakistani women to be cumbersome than those from Arab countries, says a new book. Laden’s father, Mohammed bin Laden,... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
19 area students attend Girls Statethe years it's existed. It is an educational program with the goal of teaching
19 area students attend Girls State
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 9 hours ago
the years it's existed. It is an educational program with the goal of teaching constructive attitudes toward the American form of government. Girls in their junior year of high school are eligible to attend and must submit an impromptu essay.... Read more
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Everett Herald
Everett woman publishes maritime manuscript her father worked on for yearsPublished: Sunday, June 26, 2016, 12:01 a.m. It's a long-lost tale of a life
Everett woman publishes maritime manuscript her father worked on for years
Everett Herald / Posted 9 hours ago
Published: Sunday, June 26, 2016, 12:01 a.m. It's a long-lost tale of a life at sea. “Forty Years Master: A Life in Sail & Steam” is a first-person account by Daniel... Read more
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Shropshire Star
‘My Heart Will Go On’ – couple go all out with Titanic theme for Shropshire wedding « Shropshire Starall the stops at The Wroxeter Hotel, near Shrewsbury, to make it a night to rem
‘My Heart Will Go On’ – couple go all out with Titanic theme for Shropshire wedding « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 9 hours ago
all the stops at The Wroxeter Hotel, near Shrewsbury, to make it a night to remember. Invited guests were asked to arrive for the evening celebrations ‘as you were when the ship went down’ and in the spotlight taking centre stage were newlyweds... Read more
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Goal.com
Euro 2016 Profile: France's Buffon - Lloris a worthy captain for Les Bleusteam-mates. And when they are the captain of their side, they are all the more
Euro 2016 Profile: France's Buffon - Lloris a worthy captain for Les Bleus
Goal.com / Posted 9 hours ago
team-mates. And when they are the captain of their side, they are all the more important, as is the case with Hugo Lloris for France. On Sunday, the Tottenham star will become France's most-capped skipper, beating the previous record of present... Read more
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examiner.com
When talent gets its duethe 17th century who historians know little about rate a show at the Mauritshui
When talent gets its due
examiner.com / Posted 10 hours ago
the 17th century who historians know little about rate a show at the Mauritshuis, an art museum in the Netherlands known for collecting famous Dutch Masters like Vermeer, Rembrandt, Frans Hals and Holbein the Younger? The museum also collects... Read more
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The Financial Express
AHA Taxis’ Amit Grover: Sector facing lot of govt regulations, media scrutinyled start-up path? I think people who have passion and talent to do something
AHA Taxis’ Amit Grover: Sector facing lot of govt regulations, media scrutiny
The Financial Express / Posted 10 hours ago
led start-up path? I think people who have passion and talent to do something should try being entrepreneurs once in life. It really builds you as an individual. I had many years of corporate experience after my IIT-IIM education and having... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Ellen DeGeneres on finding herself and the ‘turning point’have had a very interesting journey, much like Dory’s, and so just like Dory, I
Ellen DeGeneres on finding herself and the ‘turning point’
Manila Bulletin / Posted 10 hours ago
have had a very interesting journey, much like Dory’s, and so just like Dory, I just keep swimming. It’s an important thing for everybody to do in life and so I just keep learning about myself and finding out what home is to me.” Ellen said she is... Read more
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The Courier
Alexander Skarsgard reveals his childhood connection to The Legend of Tarzanof Tarzan? "He was possibly even more excited than I was when I got the job," h
Alexander Skarsgard reveals his childhood connection to The Legend of Tarzan
The Courier / Posted 11 hours ago
of Tarzan? "He was possibly even more excited than I was when I got the job," he beams. Skarsgard has taken up residency for the day in a hotel suite in Beverly Hills, leaving the balcony doors open to allow in a gentle breeze. His lean and... Read more
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Gonzales Weekly Citizen
Rick Holmes: The face of a ‘lone wolf’ killerIt helps us understand the enormity of the horrific acts of Omar Mateen. Studyi
Rick Holmes: The face of a ‘lone wolf’ killer
Gonzales Weekly Citizen / Posted 11 hours ago
It helps us understand the enormity of the horrific acts of Omar Mateen. Studying the lives of others is good exercise for our empathy muscles, especially those lives cut short because they were members of a group some people hate. There, but... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Alexander Skarsgard reveals his childhood connection to The Legend of Tarzanof Tarzan? "He was possibly even more excited than I was when I got the job," h
Alexander Skarsgard reveals his childhood connection to The Legend of Tarzan
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 11 hours ago
of Tarzan? "He was possibly even more excited than I was when I got the job," he beams. Skarsgard has taken up residency for the day in a hotel suite in Beverly Hills, leaving the balcony doors open to allow in a gentle breeze. His lean and... Read more
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The Young Witness
Alexander Skarsgard reveals his childhood connection to The Legend of Tarzanof Tarzan? "He was possibly even more excited than I was when I got the job," h
Alexander Skarsgard reveals his childhood connection to The Legend of Tarzan
The Young Witness / Posted 11 hours ago
of Tarzan? "He was possibly even more excited than I was when I got the job," he beams. Skarsgard has taken up residency for the day in a hotel suite in Beverly Hills, leaving the balcony doors open to allow in a gentle breeze. His lean and... Read more
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Western Advocate
Alexander Skarsgard reveals his childhood connection to The Legend of Tarzanof Tarzan? "He was possibly even more excited than I was when I got the job," h
Alexander Skarsgard reveals his childhood connection to The Legend of Tarzan
Western Advocate / Posted 11 hours ago
of Tarzan? "He was possibly even more excited than I was when I got the job," he beams. Skarsgard has taken up residency for the day in a hotel suite in Beverly Hills, leaving the balcony doors open to allow in a gentle breeze. His lean and... Read more
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Manning River Times
Alexander Skarsgard reveals his childhood connection to The Legend of Tarzanof Tarzan? "He was possibly even more excited than I was when I got the job," h
Alexander Skarsgard reveals his childhood connection to The Legend of Tarzan
Manning River Times / Posted 11 hours ago
of Tarzan? "He was possibly even more excited than I was when I got the job," he beams. Skarsgard has taken up residency for the day in a hotel suite in Beverly Hills, leaving the balcony doors open to allow in a gentle breeze. His lean and... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Alexander Skarsgard reveals his childhood connection to The Legend of Tarzanof Tarzan? "He was possibly even more excited than I was when I got the job," h
Alexander Skarsgard reveals his childhood connection to The Legend of Tarzan
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 11 hours ago
of Tarzan? "He was possibly even more excited than I was when I got the job," he beams. Skarsgard has taken up residency for the day in a hotel suite in Beverly Hills, leaving the balcony doors open to allow in a gentle breeze. His lean and... Read more
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Rolla Daily News
Rick Holmes: The face of a ‘lone wolf’ killerIt helps us understand the enormity of the horrific acts of Omar Mateen. Studyi
Rick Holmes: The face of a ‘lone wolf’ killer
Rolla Daily News / Posted 11 hours ago
It helps us understand the enormity of the horrific acts of Omar Mateen. Studying the lives of others is good exercise for our empathy muscles, especially those lives cut short because they were members of a group some people hate. There, but... Read more
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The North West Star
Alexander Skarsgard reveals his childhood connection to The Legend of Tarzanof Tarzan? "He was possibly even more excited than I was when I got the job," h
Alexander Skarsgard reveals his childhood connection to The Legend of Tarzan
The North West Star / Posted 11 hours ago
of Tarzan? "He was possibly even more excited than I was when I got the job," he beams. Skarsgard has taken up residency for the day in a hotel suite in Beverly Hills, leaving the balcony doors open to allow in a gentle breeze. His lean and... Read more
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The Post-Journal
What’s Next?the journey of high school has ended, many graduates face a myriad of choices a
What’s Next?
The Post-Journal / Posted 11 hours ago
the journey of high school has ended, many graduates face a myriad of choices and must find the best path into the future for themselves. Some choose to attend college while others chose to joining the military. Some elect to start their careers... Read more
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Breitbart
Obama Pushes Military to Salute Transgender, Cross-Dressing SoldiersPresident Barack Obama is forcing the Pentagon to repeal its ban on transgender
Obama Pushes Military to Salute Transgender, Cross-Dressing Soldiers
Breitbart / Posted 11 hours ago
President Barack Obama is forcing the Pentagon to repeal its ban on transgender service members, meaning U.S. soldiers will soon be serving under the command of cross-dressing soldiers. The policy change is another example of how progressives bypass... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Alexander Skarsgard reveals his childhood connection to The Legend of Tarzanof Tarzan? "He was possibly even more excited than I was when I got the job," h
Alexander Skarsgard reveals his childhood connection to The Legend of Tarzan
Daily Liberal / Posted 11 hours ago
of Tarzan? "He was possibly even more excited than I was when I got the job," he beams. Skarsgard has taken up residency for the day in a hotel suite in Beverly Hills, leaving the balcony doors open to allow in a gentle breeze. His lean and... Read more
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The Border Mail
Alexander Skarsgard reveals his childhood connection to The Legend of Tarzanof Tarzan? "He was possibly even more excited than I was when I got the job," h
Alexander Skarsgard reveals his childhood connection to The Legend of Tarzan
The Border Mail / Posted 11 hours ago
of Tarzan? "He was possibly even more excited than I was when I got the job," he beams. Skarsgard has taken up residency for the day in a hotel suite in Beverly Hills, leaving the balcony doors open to allow in a gentle breeze. His lean and... Read more
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The Neosho Daily News
Rick Holmes: The face of a ‘lone wolf’ killerIt helps us understand the enormity of the horrific acts of Omar Mateen. Studyi
Rick Holmes: The face of a ‘lone wolf’ killer
The Neosho Daily News / Posted 11 hours ago
It helps us understand the enormity of the horrific acts of Omar Mateen. Studying the lives of others is good exercise for our empathy muscles, especially those lives cut short because they were members of a group some people hate. There, but... Read more
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KECI Missoula
June 26The act, in conjunction with other statutes, had barred same-sex married couple
June 26
KECI Missoula / Posted 12 hours ago
The act, in conjunction with other statutes, had barred same-sex married couples from being recognized as "spouses" for purposes of federal laws, effectively barring them from receiving federal marriage benefits. The court held that the... Read more
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KECI Missoula
June 252009: Pop singer Michael Jackson dies at the age of 50 in Los Angeles, Californ
June 25
KECI Missoula / Posted 12 hours ago
2009: Pop singer Michael Jackson dies at the age of 50 in Los Angeles, California, of acute propofol and benzodiazepine intoxication after suffering from cardiac arrest. The seventh child of the Jackson family, he debuted on the professional music... Read more
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The Oakdale Leader
Hollywood's treatment of the disabled leaves a great deal to be desiredI’m going to reveal serious spoilers for two films: this summer’s romance “Me B
Hollywood's treatment of the disabled leaves a great deal to be desired
The Oakdale Leader / Posted 12 hours ago
I’m going to reveal serious spoilers for two films: this summer’s romance “Me Before You” and 2004’s “Million Dollar Baby.” If you don’t want to know what happens in those films, you’d be wise to skip this column. I’d prefer, however, if you skipped... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Alexander Skarsgard reveals his childhood connection to The Legend of Tarzanof Tarzan? "He was possibly even more excited than I was when I got the job," h
Alexander Skarsgard reveals his childhood connection to The Legend of Tarzan
Brisbane Times / Posted 12 hours ago
of Tarzan? "He was possibly even more excited than I was when I got the job," he beams. Skarsgard has taken up residency for the day in a hotel suite in Beverly Hills, leaving the balcony doors open to allow in a gentle breeze. His lean and... Read more
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New York Post
How Derrick Rose escaped and inspired the deadly city that shaped himbouncing on the concrete. Juan Benton believes he is alone, but the 15-year-old
How Derrick Rose escaped and inspired the deadly city that shaped him
New York Post / Posted 12 hours ago
bouncing on the concrete. Juan Benton believes he is alone, but the 15-year-old pauses after making a jumper, the lifelong local staring at an out-of-place stranger approaching the court. “You here for D-Rose?” Benton asks despite already... Read more
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Orange County Register
Surf City's new charter schoolat 721 Utica Ave. just west of Beach Boulevard in Huntington Beach. It’s going
Surf City's new charter school
Orange County Register / Posted 13 hours ago
at 721 Utica Ave. just west of Beach Boulevard in Huntington Beach. It’s going to be a new charter school – Kinetic Academy – with a special emphasis on financial education for the children. What a great idea for these times of economic... Read more
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The Advocate
'Carelessness' led to Addis reserve police officer accidentally killing wife; listen to frantic 911 callthat Ivy Thibodeaux didn’t follow guidelines that advise a user to ensure the c
'Carelessness' led to Addis reserve police officer accidentally killing wife; listen to frantic 911 call
The Advocate / Posted 13 hours ago
that Ivy Thibodeaux didn’t follow guidelines that advise a user to ensure the chamber of the gun is empty of bullets before breaking down the weapon. Cox concluded that Thibodeaux’s “carelessness” led to the discharge of the gun and shooting of... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Jordyn Wieber sacrifices shot at gold for sake of UCLA teamtell something was on her mind,” Field said. Wieber, of DeWitt, who won a gold
Jordyn Wieber sacrifices shot at gold for sake of UCLA team
Detroit Free Press / Posted 13 hours ago
tell something was on her mind,” Field said. Wieber, of DeWitt, who won a gold medal at the 2012 Olympics, was training for the Olympic Games in Rio, taking classes at UCLA and working as a team manager for the school’s gymnastics team because... Read more
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Daily Record
Raymond Bateman, Somerset County's public servant, has diedSenate, was Acting Governor, and chaired the New Jersey Sports and Exposition A
Raymond Bateman, Somerset County's public servant, has died
Daily Record / Posted 13 hours ago
Senate, was Acting Governor, and chaired the New Jersey Sports and Exposition Authority Somerset County's elder statesman, former State Sen. Raymond, died Saturday morning after a lifetime of public service, according to a family statement. The... Read more
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WA Today
Alexander Skarsgard reveals his childhood connection to The Legend of Tarzanof Tarzan? "He was possibly even more excited than I was when I got the job," h
Alexander Skarsgard reveals his childhood connection to The Legend of Tarzan
WA Today / Posted 14 hours ago
of Tarzan? "He was possibly even more excited than I was when I got the job," he beams. Skarsgard has taken up residency for the day in a hotel suite in Beverly Hills, leaving the balcony doors open to allow in a gentle breeze. His lean and... Read more
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The Age
Alexander Skarsgard reveals his childhood connection to The Legend of TarzanSkarsgard (back to camera) in the film The Legend of Tarzan. Photo: Warner Bros
Alexander Skarsgard reveals his childhood connection to The Legend of Tarzan
The Age / Posted 14 hours ago
Skarsgard (back to camera) in the film The Legend of Tarzan. Photo: Warner Bros Skarsgard has taken up residency for the day in a hotel suite in Beverly Hills, leaving the balcony doors open to allow in a gentle breeze. His lean and... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Alexander Skarsgard reveals his childhood connection to The Legend of TarzanSkarsgard (back to camera) in the film The Legend of Tarzan. Photo: Warner Bros
Alexander Skarsgard reveals his childhood connection to The Legend of Tarzan
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 14 hours ago
Skarsgard (back to camera) in the film The Legend of Tarzan. Photo: Warner Bros Skarsgard has taken up residency for the day in a hotel suite in Beverly Hills, leaving the balcony doors open to allow in a gentle breeze. His lean and... Read more
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