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Calgary Sun
Keith Clark among drives looking to win big at Century DownsThe name Keith Clark is synonymous with winning in Alberta horse racing circles
Keith Clark among drives looking to win big at Century Downs
Calgary Sun / Posted 6 hours ago
The name Keith Clark is synonymous with winning in Alberta horse racing circles. After qualifying a pair of fillies for Saturday’s first annual mid-summer classic Ralph Klein Breeders Stakes final at Century Downs, the Okotoks trainer/driver is... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Boy With Cancer Can’t Get Out Much, So Neighbors Build Him Special Backyard KingdomA young boy with cancer who doesn't get to leave the house often is now the mas
Boy With Cancer Can’t Get Out Much, So Neighbors Build Him Special Backyard Kingdom
The Huffington Post / Posted 12 hours ago
A young boy with cancer who doesn't get to leave the house often is now the master of his own special domain, thanks to his hugely supportive community. Bryan Carroll, a 7-year-old from Dartmouth in Nova Scotia, Canada, was diagnosed with leukemia... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
2 dead after shooting at party hosted by rapper DrakePolice have confirmed two people are dead and three are wounded after a shootin
2 dead after shooting at party hosted by rapper Drake
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 19 hours ago
Police have confirmed two people are dead and three are wounded after a shooting at a nightclub early Tuesday morning in Toronto. The shooting started inside Muzik nightclub and continued outside. (Video via CTV ) Police say there could be other... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
2 dead after shooting at party hosted by rapper DrakePolice have confirmed two people are dead and three are wounded after a shootin
2 dead after shooting at party hosted by rapper Drake
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 19 hours ago
Police have confirmed two people are dead and three are wounded after a shooting at a nightclub early Tuesday morning in Toronto. The shooting started inside Muzik nightclub and continued outside. (Video via CTV ) Police say there could be other... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Harris: Jon Stewart carved his own path on TV and created his own genreBEVERLY HILLS, Calif. – It's not very often that someone invents a genre. But
Harris: Jon Stewart carved his own path on TV and created his own genre
Calgary Sun / Posted 19 hours ago
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. – It's not very often that someone invents a genre. But Jon Stewart did it. Daily. The Daily Show with Jon Stewart is into its final week. The last episode airs Thursday, Aug. 6, on the Comedy Network and CTV in Canada, and on... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
2 dead after shooting at party hosted by rapper DrakePolice have confirmed two people are dead and three are wounded after a shootin
2 dead after shooting at party hosted by rapper Drake
KGTV San Diego / Posted 19 hours ago
Police have confirmed two people are dead and three are wounded after a shooting at a nightclub early Tuesday morning in Toronto. The shooting started inside Muzik nightclub and continued outside. (Video via CTV ) Police say there could be other... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Shooting At Toronto Nightclub Event Hosted By Rapper DrakePolice have confirmed two people are dead and three are wounded after a shootin
Shooting At Toronto Nightclub Event Hosted By Rapper Drake
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 20 hours ago
Police have confirmed two people are dead and three are wounded after a shooting at a nightclub early Tuesday morning in Toronto. The shooting started inside Muzik nightclub and continued outside. (Video via CTV) The event was a festival... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Shooting At Toronto Nightclub Event Hosted By Rapper DrakePolice have confirmed two people are dead and three are wounded after a shootin
Shooting At Toronto Nightclub Event Hosted By Rapper Drake
KGTV San Diego / Posted 20 hours ago
Police have confirmed two people are dead and three are wounded after a shooting at a nightclub early Tuesday morning in Toronto. The shooting started inside Muzik nightclub and continued outside. (Video via CTV) The event was a festival... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Harper, Mulcair and Trudeau confirm Globe debate attendanceThe leaders of Canada’s three official parties will square off over key economi
Harper, Mulcair and Trudeau confirm Globe debate attendance
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
The leaders of Canada’s three official parties will square off over key economic issues on Sept. 17 in a federal election debate hosted by The Globe and Mail. Conservative Leader Stephen Harper, NDP Leader Thomas Mulcair and Liberal Leader Justin... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Zoo’s connection to hunting group questionedCALGARY -- An animal rights group is questioning the Calgary Zoo's connection t
Zoo’s connection to hunting group questioned
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted yesterday
CALGARY -- An animal rights group is questioning the Calgary Zoo's connection to a hunting organization that has in the past included Walter Palmer, the American dentist who killed a protected lion while on a guided hunt in Zimbabwe. Safari Club... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Georgiana Vines: Andrew Jackson draws praise, scorn from Democrats in home stateTennessee Democratic Party Chair Mary Mancini definitely has gotten a conversat
Georgiana Vines: Andrew Jackson draws praise, scorn from Democrats in home state
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Tennessee Democratic Party Chair Mary Mancini definitely has gotten a conversation started on Andrew Jackson’s legacy, which is what she wanted on whether to change the name of an annual Jackson Day fundraising dinner in Nashville. Bob Cowan, Roane... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Which inspirational Staten Islander should we highlight?STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Inspirational Staten Islanders are everywhere. The Adva
Which inspirational Staten Islander should we highlight?
Staten Island Advance / Posted 2 days ago
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Inspirational Staten Islanders are everywhere. The Advance put out a call, asking readers to nominate Islanders in their lives who are an inspiration, with the hope that we could profile them and inspire others. There was... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Jon Stewart's final 'Daily Show' and more in this week's TV must seesBill Harris' TV must-sees for the week of Aug. 2 1. The Daily Show with Jon St
Jon Stewart's final 'Daily Show' and more in this week's TV must sees
Calgary Sun / Posted 2 days ago
Bill Harris' TV must-sees for the week of Aug. 2 1. The Daily Show with Jon Stewart Final episode With another U.S. Presidential election on the horizon, it's hard to believe Jon Stewart has chosen now to step away. And with Donald Trump in the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Firefighters told to stop working cancer-stricken colleague's shiftsCanadian firefighters spend seven months working their cancer-stricken colleagu
Firefighters told to stop working cancer-stricken colleague's shifts
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Canadian firefighters spend seven months working their cancer-stricken colleague's shifts so he can receive full pay while undergoing treatment - only to be told by officials they can no longer cover for him Tanner Brotzel was diagnosed with... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
Stephen Harper drops in at Stratford MarketAlthough he wasn't in the mood to talk to reporters, a barrage of local and nat
Stephen Harper drops in at Stratford Market
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted 3 days ago
Although he wasn't in the mood to talk to reporters, a barrage of local and national media surrounded Conservative leader Stephen Harper as he briefly toured the Stratford Farmers' Market with local candidate Gary Schellenberger, Saturday morning,... Read more
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FOX News
Canadian firefighters told to stop covering shifts to help coworker with cancerA group of Canadian firefighters who have been covering shifts for a colleague
Canadian firefighters told to stop covering shifts to help coworker with cancer
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
A group of Canadian firefighters who have been covering shifts for a colleague while he battles cancer have been told they are no longer allowed to help him. When firefighter Tanner Brotzel was diagnosed with cancer in December, his co-workers-- at... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Flooding strands Via Rail train in Thompson, ManitobaTHOMPSON, Man. -- Via Rail says it suspended service on a train between Thompso
Flooding strands Via Rail train in Thompson, Manitoba
Calgary Sun / Posted 5 days ago
THOMPSON, Man. -- Via Rail says it suspended service on a train between Thompson and Churchill in Manitoba earlier this week due to flooding. About 90 passengers spent part of Wednesday and most of Thursday stuck on the train, parked at the station... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Cabinet ministers decline comment on abortion pill’s approvalTwo Conservative cabinet ministers shied away Thursday from questions about Hea
Cabinet ministers decline comment on abortion pill’s approval
The Globe and Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Two Conservative cabinet ministers shied away Thursday from questions about Health Canada’s decision to approve the abortion drug known as RU-486. Justice Minister Peter MacKay declined to comment on the decision during a stop in Calgary to make an... Read more
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Calgary Sun
New 'Daily Show' host Trevor Noah doesn't want to disappoint Jon StewartBEVERLY HILLS, Calif. – “I don't know how not to die.” With that phrase, spoke
New 'Daily Show' host Trevor Noah doesn't want to disappoint Jon Stewart
Calgary Sun / Posted 6 days ago
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. – “I don't know how not to die.” With that phrase, spoken during a live standup routine this week at a venue in Santa Monica, Calif., I believe I saw the path by which Trevor Noah is going to enter The Daily Show. Noah, of... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Humboldt penguin chick makes its debut at Calgary ZooOfficials at the Calgary Zoo are celebrating the debut of a Humboldt penguin ch
Humboldt penguin chick makes its debut at Calgary Zoo
The Globe and Mail / Posted 6 days ago
Officials at the Calgary Zoo are celebrating the debut of a Humboldt penguin chick as part of the facility’s breeding program. Humboldt penguins are listed as vulnerable by the International Union of Conservation of Nature, so zoo officials say the... Read more
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Calgary Sun
CBC subsidy still unjustifiedWith a federal election coming in less than three months, “We Vote CBC” signs a
CBC subsidy still unjustified
Calgary Sun / Posted 7 days ago
With a federal election coming in less than three months, “We Vote CBC” signs are popping up like noxious weeds on lawns all over the country. But given the atrocious job the CBC did in broadcasting the recent Pan Am Games, there has never been a... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
3-year-old gets 'ticket' for parking red, plastic motorcycle illegallyHALIFAX, Nova Scotia — When it comes to illegal parking by the ferry terminal i
3-year-old gets 'ticket' for parking red, plastic motorcycle illegally
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
HALIFAX, Nova Scotia — When it comes to illegal parking by the ferry terminal in one Canada city, no one is above the law — not even 3-year-olds. That’s what little Declan Tramley learned — all in good fun, of course — when he brazenly pulled up to... Read more
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Toronto Star
John Scully’s wars have followed him homeScully, a retired television field producer, is 74 years old. He is a veteran o
John Scully’s wars have followed him home
Toronto Star / Posted 9 days ago
Scully, a retired television field producer, is 74 years old. He is a veteran of some 36 wars around the world, and by his count he has travelled to 76 countries, most of which were dangerous when he was there. He has worked for the BBC, for the CBC,... Read more
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Rappler
Quadriplegic Filipina worker in Canada won't be deported for nowNO DEPORTATION. Vicky Venancio, a Filipina left paralyzed due to an accident, w
Quadriplegic Filipina worker in Canada won't be deported for now
Rappler / Posted 9 days ago
NO DEPORTATION. Vicky Venancio, a Filipina left paralyzed due to an accident, will not be deported from Canada. Screengrab from CBC News MANILA, Philippines – Maria Victoria Venancio, a Filipino working in Edmonton, Canada on a temporary visa, was... Read more
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Spruce Grove Examiner
Parenting past entitlementEvery parent wants their children to show gratitude and kindness to others, but
Parenting past entitlement
Spruce Grove Examiner / Posted 11 days ago
Every parent wants their children to show gratitude and kindness to others, but unfortunately that’s not a reality in every household. It’s not necessarily for lack of effort by the parents, either. According to clinical psychologist and Memorial... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Dismissal of Crosbie candidate feeds Tory distaste in NewfoundlandThe Crosbies are a revered, political family in Newfoundland and Labrador – and
Dismissal of Crosbie candidate feeds Tory distaste in Newfoundland
The Globe and Mail / Posted 11 days ago
The Crosbies are a revered, political family in Newfoundland and Labrador – and so, when Ches Crosbie, the lawyer and Rhodes Scholar son of John, the former Mulroney cabinet minister and colourful politician, was rejected by the Stephen Harper... Read more
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Northern Star
Hacker watched baby sleep through high tech monitorA FAMILY in Canada reportedly discovered that someone was watching their baby s
Hacker watched baby sleep through high tech monitor
Northern Star / Posted 11 days ago
A FAMILY in Canada reportedly discovered that someone was watching their baby sleep through their own monitor. A hacker allegedly took control of the couple's monitor while they were putting their two-year-old son to bed in their home in Middlesex... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Hacker watched baby sleep through high tech monitorA FAMILY in Canada reportedly discovered that someone was watching their baby s
Hacker watched baby sleep through high tech monitor
The Daily Mercury / Posted 11 days ago
A FAMILY in Canada reportedly discovered that someone was watching their baby sleep through their own monitor. A hacker allegedly took control of the couple's monitor while they were putting their two-year-old son to bed in their home in Middlesex... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Hacker watched baby sleep through high tech monitorA FAMILY in Canada reportedly discovered that someone was watching their baby s
Hacker watched baby sleep through high tech monitor
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
A FAMILY in Canada reportedly discovered that someone was watching their baby sleep through their own monitor. A hacker allegedly took control of the couple's monitor while they were putting their two-year-old son to bed in their home in Middlesex... Read more
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Queensland Times
Hacker watched baby sleep through high tech monitorA FAMILY in Canada reportedly discovered that someone was watching their baby s
Hacker watched baby sleep through high tech monitor
Queensland Times / Posted 11 days ago
A FAMILY in Canada reportedly discovered that someone was watching their baby sleep through their own monitor. A hacker allegedly took control of the couple's monitor while they were putting their two-year-old son to bed in their home in Middlesex... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Hacker watched baby sleep through high tech monitorA FAMILY in Canada reportedly discovered that someone was watching their baby s
Hacker watched baby sleep through high tech monitor
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 11 days ago
A FAMILY in Canada reportedly discovered that someone was watching their baby sleep through their own monitor. A hacker allegedly took control of the couple's monitor while they were putting their two-year-old son to bed in their home in Middlesex... Read more
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News Mail
Hacker watched baby sleep through high tech monitorA FAMILY in Canada reportedly discovered that someone was watching their baby s
Hacker watched baby sleep through high tech monitor
News Mail / Posted 11 days ago
A FAMILY in Canada reportedly discovered that someone was watching their baby sleep through their own monitor. A hacker allegedly took control of the couple's monitor while they were putting their two-year-old son to bed in their home in Middlesex... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Hacker watched baby sleep through high tech monitorA FAMILY in Canada reportedly discovered that someone was watching their baby s
Hacker watched baby sleep through high tech monitor
Daily Examiner / Posted 11 days ago
A FAMILY in Canada reportedly discovered that someone was watching their baby sleep through their own monitor. A hacker allegedly took control of the couple's monitor while they were putting their two-year-old son to bed in their home in Middlesex... Read more
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Independent
Baby monitor hacked – Man hears eerie voice coming from high tech baby cameraA hacker allegedly took control of the couple's monitor while they were putting
Baby monitor hacked – Man hears eerie voice coming from high tech baby camera
Independent / Posted 11 days ago
A hacker allegedly took control of the couple's monitor while they were putting their two-year-old son to bed in their home in Middlesex County, Ontario. The high tech camera device they used to monitor their son was internet-enabled to allow the... Read more
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The Coast
Friday's 10 things you have to read1 Ahh, summer before an election; when a scared party-in-power turns on the mon
Friday's 10 things you have to read
The Coast / Posted 11 days ago
1 Ahh, summer before an election; when a scared party-in-power turns on the money hose and sprays down voters. Peter MacKay today announced more than $20 million in infrastructure investments for several Parks Canada projects in Halifax. The minister... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Hotel Staff Ensures Lost Stuffed Bulldog Has The Most Canada Day EverA stuffed bulldog named Boris recently got a taste of real Canadian hospitality
Hotel Staff Ensures Lost Stuffed Bulldog Has The Most Canada Day Ever
The Huffington Post / Posted 12 days ago
A stuffed bulldog named Boris recently got a taste of real Canadian hospitality when staff at a British Columbia hotel kept the toy happily occupied before reuniting him with his owner, located half a world away. Boris belongs to Annelies... Read more
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Black Press USA
Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Switching from Android to iPhone In this Sept. 19, 2014 file photo, a customer looks at the screen size on the
Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Switching from Android to iPhone
Black Press USA / Posted 12 days ago
In this Sept. 19, 2014 file photo, a customer looks at the screen size on the new iPhone 6 Plus while waiting in line to upgrade his iPhone at a Verizon Wireless store in... Read more
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Surrey Leader
Civilian witnesses ‘critical’ to South Surrey shooting-death investigationAs the mother of a young man killed by police last Saturday waited to see her s
Civilian witnesses ‘critical’ to South Surrey shooting-death investigation
Surrey Leader / Posted 12 days ago
As the mother of a young man killed by police last Saturday waited to see her son’s body, those investigating the circumstances surrounding the fatal shooting in South Surrey issued another appeal for help piecing together how Hudson Brooks came to... Read more
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Peace Arch News
Civilian witnesses ‘critical’ to South Surrey shooting-death investigationAs the mother of a young man killed by police last Saturday waited to see her s
Civilian witnesses ‘critical’ to South Surrey shooting-death investigation
Peace Arch News / Posted 12 days ago
As the mother of a young man killed by police last Saturday waited to see her son’s body, those investigating the circumstances surrounding the fatal shooting in South Surrey issued another appeal for help piecing together how Hudson Brooks came to... Read more
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Mashable
Man dresses like a superhero to give free haircuts on the streetMazing is a masked crusader whose power is cutting hair. The hair-battling supe
Man dresses like a superhero to give free haircuts on the street
Mashable / Posted 12 days ago
Mazing is a masked crusader whose power is cutting hair. The hair-battling superhero roams the streets of Toronto in full costume, armed with a barber's stool and pair of scissors. For the past three years, Matthew Gesner has been hiding his secret... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Lightning Strike Survivor Wins Lottery, Beats 1 In 2.6 Trillion OddsA Canadian man has beaten extreme odds — and now he’s a lottery winner. Peter
Lightning Strike Survivor Wins Lottery, Beats 1 In 2.6 Trillion Odds
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 12 days ago
A Canadian man has beaten extreme odds — and now he’s a lottery winner. Peter McCathie survived being struck by lightning when he was 14 to go on to win a $1 million lottery prize decades later. “I was trying to lock the boat up, it was a very... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
NASA hints at 'another Earth' in lead-up to big announcementWASHINGTON — NASA has some big news in the hunt for Earth-like planets. NASA p
NASA hints at 'another Earth' in lead-up to big announcement
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 12 days ago
WASHINGTON — NASA has some big news in the hunt for Earth-like planets. NASA plans to share a discovery from its Kepler Space Telescope in a news conference scheduled for 12 p.m. eastern Thursday, a press release announced. Calling a news... Read more
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Newser
Son's Witty Obituary Salutes His Potty-Mouthed Mom, 94– An obituary in Saturday's Toronto Star went like this: "If you're looking for
Son's Witty Obituary Salutes His Potty-Mouthed Mom, 94
Newser / Posted 12 days ago
– An obituary in Saturday's Toronto Star went like this: "If you're looking for 2 extremely large TV's from the 90s, a large ceramic stork (we think), umbrella/cane stand, a toaster oven (slightly used), or even a 2001 Oldsmobile with a spoiler… You... Read more
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Times of Malta
Press digestThe following are the top stories in the national and international press today
Press digest
Times of Malta / Posted 13 days ago
The following are the top stories in the national and international press today. Times of Malta says six Italians wanted for their involvement in organised crime are to be extradited to Italy following an investigation by the Italian police, who... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
NASA Hints at 'Another Earth' in Lead-Up to Big AnnouncementWASHINGTON — NASA has some big news in the hunt for Earth-like planets. NASA p
NASA Hints at 'Another Earth' in Lead-Up to Big Announcement
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 13 days ago
WASHINGTON — NASA has some big news in the hunt for Earth-like planets. NASA plans to share a discovery from its Kepler Space Telescope in a news conference scheduled for 9 a.m. Thursday, a press release announced. Calling a news conference for the... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
NASA hints at ‘another Earth’ in lead-up to big announcementWASHINGTON — NASA has some big news in the hunt for Earth-like planets. NASA p
NASA hints at ‘another Earth’ in lead-up to big announcement
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 13 days ago
WASHINGTON — NASA has some big news in the hunt for Earth-like planets. NASA plans to share a discovery from its Kepler Space Telescope in a news conference scheduled for 9 a.m. Thursday, a press release announced. Calling a news conference for the... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
NASA hints at ‘another Earth’ in lead-up to big announcementWASHINGTON — NASA has some big news in the hunt for Earth-like planets. NASA p
NASA hints at ‘another Earth’ in lead-up to big announcement
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted 13 days ago
WASHINGTON — NASA has some big news in the hunt for Earth-like planets. NASA plans to share a discovery from its Kepler Space Telescope in a news conference scheduled for 9 a.m. Thursday, a press release announced. Calling a news conference for the... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
NASA hints at 'another Earth' in lead-up to big announcementWASHINGTON — NASA has some big news in the hunt for Earth-like planets. NASA p
NASA hints at 'another Earth' in lead-up to big announcement
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 13 days ago
WASHINGTON — NASA has some big news in the hunt for Earth-like planets. NASA plans to share a discovery from its Kepler Space Telescope in a news conference scheduled for 9 a.m. Thursday, a press release announced. Calling a news conference for the... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
NASA hints at 'another Earth' before big announcement ThursdayWASHINGTON (July 22, 2015)– NASA has some big news in the hunt for Earth-like p
NASA hints at 'another Earth' before big announcement Thursday
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 13 days ago
WASHINGTON (July 22, 2015)– NASA has some big news in the hunt for Earth-like planets. NASA plans to share a discovery from its Kepler Space Telescope in a news conference scheduled for 9 a.m. Thursday, a press release announced. Calling a news... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
NASA hints at 'another Earth' in lead-up to big announcementWASHINGTON — NASA has some big news in the hunt for Earth-like planets. NASA p
NASA hints at 'another Earth' in lead-up to big announcement
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 13 days ago
WASHINGTON — NASA has some big news in the hunt for Earth-like planets. NASA plans to share a discovery from its Kepler Space Telescope in a news conference scheduled for 9 a.m. Thursday, a press release announced. Calling a news conference for the... Read more
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