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The Register NorthJersey.com
A soldier changes gender: From Edward to Jennifer, with stops in Gitmo, Iraq and Afghanistan [video]rock-steady, fearless, driven by a spirit of duty. “A very serious, strict, gu
A soldier changes gender: From Edward to Jennifer, with stops in Gitmo, Iraq and Afghanistan [video]
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 12 hours ago
rock-steady, fearless, driven by a spirit of duty. “A very serious, strict, gung-ho first sergeant,” said one of his former colleagues. “A very squared-away soldier,” said another. But Edward — married and the seeming personification of the... Read more
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Salon.com
I am a gay Yankee teacher in the SouthWhen I start teaching writing and American literature at the Appomattox Regiona
I am a gay Yankee teacher in the South
Salon.com / Posted 18 hours ago
When I start teaching writing and American literature at the Appomattox Regional Governor’s School for the Arts and Technology (ARGS) in Petersburg, Virginia, I’m nearing fifty with twenty-one years of teaching experience behind me. This is my first... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
After the flood: How the people of New Orleans are healingsteps up to the dais at the front of the room, his tie loosened, the sleeves on
After the flood: How the people of New Orleans are healing
The Globe and Mail / Posted 21 hours ago
steps up to the dais at the front of the room, his tie loosened, the sleeves on his white dress shirt rolled up over thick forearms, his bald head glistening under the lights. “Y’all so quiet,” he begins, while pulling the microphone out of its... Read more
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The Manila Times
How do we position ourselves so that we come through the crisis safely?Sea. But ultimately China’s challenge is to the US as global ‘Number One.’ Alr
How do we position ourselves so that we come through the crisis safely?
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
Sea. But ultimately China’s challenge is to the US as global ‘Number One.’ Already rising Chinese power has tilted the center of geopolitical gravity to the Pacific from the Atlantic—where it has been since the Napoleonic Wars. And already... Read more
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Philly.com
inmate and accuser reconcileFor six months the murder of Thomas Winn, 34, and Darryl Patterson, 33, went un
inmate and accuser reconcile
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
For six months the murder of Thomas Winn, 34, and Darryl Patterson, 33, went unsolved that record-setting year when Philadelphia police had 500 homicide cases. Not until July 1991 did detectives catch up with Benjamin to talk about the... Read more
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The Advocate
A balm in Gileadin Gilead? Is there no physician there?’ ” said Holden, quoting the Bible verse
A balm in Gilead
The Advocate / Posted yesterday
in Gilead? Is there no physician there?’ ” said Holden, quoting the Bible verse Jeremiah 8:22. That Scripture is the basis for a spiritual Holden then quoted, “Yes, ‘there is a balm in Gilead to heal the sin-sick soul.’ ” The mayor said the... Read more
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Accounting Today
New Products -- SeptemberBooks, software, hardware and services for accountants. Anticipation over! Th
New Products -- September
Accounting Today / Posted yesterday
Books, software, hardware and services for accountants. Anticipation over! The Anticipatory Organization, Accounting & Finance Edition Daniel Burrus, MACPA and BLI Some months back in this space we told you about a cool new learning system that... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Bush returns to New Orleans for 10th anniversary of KatrinaJefferson, D-La. The 10-year anniversary of one of the most devastating hurrica
Bush returns to New Orleans for 10th anniversary of Katrina
Greenwich Time / Posted 2 days ago
Jefferson, D-La. The 10-year anniversary of one of the most devastating hurricanes in U.S. history is a time of reflection for many connected to the Saints, whose return to New Orleans in 2006, following one season of displacement to San Antonio,... Read more
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The News-Times
Bush returns to New Orleans for 10th anniversary of KatrinaKatrina, in Washington, September 8, 2005. Bush also designated next Friday as
Bush returns to New Orleans for 10th anniversary of Katrina
The News-Times / Posted 2 days ago
Katrina, in Washington, September 8, 2005. Bush also designated next Friday as a national day of prayer and remembrance for victims of the hurricane. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque 0 U.S. President George W. Bush announces measures to provide... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Blake gets last laugh against Roddickplayers retired from the sport and focused on new chapters in their lives, Blak
Blake gets last laugh against Roddick
Greenwich Time / Posted 2 days ago
players retired from the sport and focused on new chapters in their lives, Blake and Roddick look at tennis in a different light. A fun light. On Thursday night, Blake, a Fairfield native, and Roddick — who battled each other 12 times on the ATP... Read more
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The News-Times
Blake gets last laugh against Roddickplayers retired from the sport and focused on new chapters in their lives, Blak
Blake gets last laugh against Roddick
The News-Times / Posted 2 days ago
players retired from the sport and focused on new chapters in their lives, Blake and Roddick look at tennis in a different light. A fun light. On Thursday night, Blake, a Fairfield native, and Roddick — who battled each other 12 times on the ATP... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Blake gets last laugh against Roddickplayers retired from the sport and focused on new chapters in their lives, Blak
Blake gets last laugh against Roddick
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 2 days ago
players retired from the sport and focused on new chapters in their lives, Blake and Roddick look at tennis in a different light. A fun light. On Thursday night, Blake, a Fairfield native, and Roddick — who battled each other 12 times on the ATP... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Blake gets last laugh against Roddickplayers retired from the sport and focused on new chapters in their lives, Blak
Blake gets last laugh against Roddick
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
players retired from the sport and focused on new chapters in their lives, Blake and Roddick look at tennis in a different light. A fun light. On Thursday night, Blake, a Fairfield native, and Roddick — who battled each other 12 times on the ATP... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Blake gets last laugh against Roddickplayers retired from the sport and focused on new chapters in their lives, Blak
Blake gets last laugh against Roddick
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 days ago
players retired from the sport and focused on new chapters in their lives, Blake and Roddick look at tennis in a different light. A fun light. On Thursday night, Blake, a Fairfield native, and Roddick — who battled each other 12 times on the ATP... Read more
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The Chronicle-Telegram
WR Terrelle Pryor frustrated by missed time, but has "burning desire" to play in preseasontreatment, so he’s been unable to make the drive to Pittsburgh on off days to v
WR Terrelle Pryor frustrated by missed time, but has "burning desire" to play in preseason
The Chronicle-Telegram / Posted 2 days ago
treatment, so he’s been unable to make the drive to Pittsburgh on off days to visit his son. The next week is critical for Pryor as he tries to make the Browns after making the switch from quarterback. He took increased repetitions Thursday,... Read more
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PhysOrg
Imaging techniques set new standard for super-resolution in live cellsimprove on the spatial resolution provided by structured illumination microscop
Imaging techniques set new standard for super-resolution in live cells
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
improve on the spatial resolution provided by structured illumination microscopy, one of the best imaging methods for seeing inside living cells. The vibrant videos produced with the new technology show the movement and interactions of... Read more
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PhysOrg
Astrophysicists find supermassive black holes in quasar nearest Earththen identify as quasars. Scientists looked at Hubble archival observations of
Astrophysicists find supermassive black holes in quasar nearest Earth
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
then identify as quasars. Scientists looked at Hubble archival observations of ultraviolet radiation emitted from the center of Mrk 231 to discover what they describe as "extreme and surprising properties." If only one black hole were present... Read more
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The Daily Review
Concussion seminar featuring Ex-49ers QB Steve Young seeks to shed light in communityor they were acting funny and it was actually comedic," Young, 53, told the aud
Concussion seminar featuring Ex-49ers QB Steve Young seeks to shed light in community
The Daily Review / Posted 4 days ago
or they were acting funny and it was actually comedic," Young, 53, told the audience seated inside Menlo School's Athletic Center. "So I'm old enough to remember those dark days about head injuries. Luckily for me, I had two or three in the '90s... Read more
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Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer
Movies to resume at the Beach LibraryeBooks, Monday, Aug. 31, 10:30 a.m. Upcoming Basic Computers Learn the basics
Movies to resume at the Beach Library
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer / Posted 4 days ago
eBooks, Monday, Aug. 31, 10:30 a.m. Upcoming Basic Computers Learn the basics of Windows PCs in a question and answer format class on Sept. 1, at 10:30 a.m. Pre-register. Book Discussion The Discussion Group met this week to share ideas... Read more
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Ballard News-Tribune
Community Calendar Deadline for receiving Calendar items is Noon Wednesday for the following wee
Community Calendar
Ballard News-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Deadline for receiving Calendar items is Noon Wednesday for the following week’s Friday Tribune. Events are published based on timeliness and space availability. Email submissions as soon as possible to:... Read more
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Daily Mail
See Ceres' 'pyramid' in unprecedented detailtook an image of mountain ridge and another that shows the the unusual shape of
See Ceres' 'pyramid' in unprecedented detail
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
took an image of mountain ridge and another that shows the the unusual shape of the Gaue crater The Dawn probe has shed light on a strange 'pyramid' on Ceres, which is estimated to be around four miles high. A new image, taken from around 915... Read more
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Miami New Times
Uncle Luke: Black Kids Need Better Trade Schools, Less Gun Violenceweek, three boys from Overtown won't get a fresh start. Earlier this month, Ern
Uncle Luke: Black Kids Need Better Trade Schools, Less Gun Violence
Miami New Times / Posted 5 days ago
week, three boys from Overtown won't get a fresh start. Earlier this month, Ernest Rowell and Khalib Newkirk were arrested for the murder of 10-year-old Marlon Eason. According to police, either Rowell, who is 18 years old, or Newkirk, who is age... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Walker calls on Pres. Obama to cancel visit by president of China; Rep. Gwen Moore has harsh words for Walker× SOUTH CAROLINA — Scott Walker says President Barack Obama needs to have some
Walker calls on Pres. Obama to cancel visit by president of China; Rep. Gwen Moore has harsh words for Walker
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 5 days ago
× SOUTH CAROLINA — Scott Walker says President Barack Obama needs to have some “backbone” and cancel a planned official state visit next... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
At Disney parks, a bold shift away from Mickey, Goofy and palsof the largest exhibits were dedicated to the Disney parks - one a look back at
At Disney parks, a bold shift away from Mickey, Goofy and pals
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 6 days ago
of the largest exhibits were dedicated to the Disney parks - one a look back at 60 years of Disney history and one a look forward, a preview of the Shanghai Disneyland in development and an "Avatar"-inspired land coming to the Animal Kingdom in... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Ecumenical support cited for Hindu state at state CapitolMark Martin in a request to provide a privately financed Hanuman statue at the
Ecumenical support cited for Hindu state at state Capitol
Arkansas Times / Posted 6 days ago
Mark Martin in a request to provide a privately financed Hanuman statue at the state Capitol, claims ecumenical support for the project. The Establishment Clause of the First Amendment prohibits the government from favoring one religion over... Read more
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PhysOrg
MOSES-2 sounding rocket to investigate coronal heatingSolar EUV Spectrograph, or MOSES-2. This instrument will be used to take images
MOSES-2 sounding rocket to investigate coronal heating
PhysOrg / Posted 6 days ago
Solar EUV Spectrograph, or MOSES-2. This instrument will be used to take images of the sun in extreme ultraviolet light on its 15-minute flight into space. Taking these kinds of images is impossible from the ground, since Earth’s... Read more
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PC Advisor
Video of an unreleased iPhone shell being compared to an iPhone 6 shell emerges6 and iPhone 6 Plus arrived in September, but now that we're well into 2015 it'
Video of an unreleased iPhone shell being compared to an iPhone 6 shell emerges
PC Advisor / Posted 6 days ago
6 and iPhone 6 Plus arrived in September, but now that we're well into 2015 it's no surprise that chatter about what's next for Apple's smartphone is getting louder and clearer. Here's everything we know about the iPhone 7 release date, specs, new... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
New ASU-POSTECH collaboration aims to discover biological molecules for health care, renewable energy researchElectron Laser at the Pohang Accelerator Laboratory (PAL-XFEL), to discover and
New ASU-POSTECH collaboration aims to discover biological molecules for health care, renewable energy research
News-Medical-Net / Posted 6 days ago
Electron Laser at the Pohang Accelerator Laboratory (PAL-XFEL), to discover and understand important biological molecules for new health care and renewable energy research. "POSTECH's rapid rise as a world-class research institution makes them an... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
10 years after Katrina, New Orleans thanks HoustonLandrieu, mayor of New Orleans, and former Houston Mayor Bill... From left, Bi
10 years after Katrina, New Orleans thanks Houston
Houston Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
Landrieu, mayor of New Orleans, and former Houston Mayor Bill... From left, Bishop R.C. Blakes, former County Judge Robert Eckels,... Landrieu thanks Houston... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Russia Is Drifting Into the Great Unknown (Even while senior officials try to comfort television viewers by claiming that
Russia Is Drifting Into the Great Unknown (
The Moscow Times / Posted 10 days ago
Even while senior officials try to comfort television viewers by claiming that the Russian economy has already hit bottom and is moving toward recovery, the rolling captions at the bottom of the screen that show the ruble's continuing decline tell a... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
West Side News & NotesPatrol will conduct free vehicle safety inspections Aug. 22 from 10 a.m. to 2 p
West Side News & Notes
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 10 days ago
Patrol will conduct free vehicle safety inspections Aug. 22 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the parking lot of the Akron Radio Center, 1795 W. Market St. The program allows citizens to have their vehicles inspected without fear of citations, according... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Oh! zonesDitties become operas, poems become epics. Outer space leads to inner peace, or
Oh! zones
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 10 days ago
Ditties become operas, poems become epics. Outer space leads to inner peace, or camp hilarity. Everything is subjective, and here are some subjects. For nightlifery, see our On the Tab listings at www.ebar.com/bartab. Barbary Coast Revue @... Read more
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GlobeSt.com
Burnside 26 Changes HandsBuilt in 2014, Burnside 26 sold this month for $41.5 million. �PORTLAND, OR�Be
Burnside 26 Changes Hands
GlobeSt.com / Posted 11 days ago
Built in 2014, Burnside 26 sold this month for $41.5 million. �PORTLAND, OR�Berkadia has completed the sale of Burnside 26, a mixed-use property located in Portland. Managing director Phil Oester and director Joe Nydahl of the Portland office closed... Read more
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The Huffington Post
How To Drink In College Without Ruining Your Life Or LiverCollege is a wonderful time of self-discovery and reading Emily Dickinson on th
How To Drink In College Without Ruining Your Life Or Liver
The Huffington Post / Posted 12 days ago
College is a wonderful time of self-discovery and reading Emily Dickinson on the quad. Also, for some, guzzling Franzia straight from the bag and shotgunning Natty Light in a frat basement. It’s been happening on campuses across the country since... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
Comments of the Week #72: On Dark Matter, Black Holes, Starlight and more!past week, here’s what we chose: And if you wanted another perspective on Mete
Comments of the Week #72: On Dark Matter, Black Holes, Starlight and more!
ScienceBlogs / Posted 15 days ago
past week, here’s what we chose: And if you wanted another perspective on Meteor Showers, I had a contribution over at Forbes: Image credit: ESO / L. Calçada. From Chris Mannering on dark matter halos: “What I don’t understand is what sort of... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Disneyland's fabled make-out ride Adventure Thru Inner Space returns through virtual realityDisneyland's Adventure Thru Inner Space attraction closed in 1985, yet here it
Disneyland's fabled make-out ride Adventure Thru Inner Space returns through virtual reality
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
Disneyland's Adventure Thru Inner Space attraction closed in 1985, yet here it was in front of me. I saw a snowflake, and it was getting bigger. It was soon overwhelming. Icicles jutted out toward me. Crystallized shards were everywhere. Was I... Read more
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Washington Post
Traffic, transit tips for the weekendaffects the schedules on four lines this weekend. (Robert Thomson/The Washingto
Traffic, transit tips for the weekend
Washington Post / Posted 15 days ago
affects the schedules on four lines this weekend. (Robert Thomson/The Washington Post) This weekend, the D.C. region is light on big events that will interfere with local travel, but it’s a great weekend for the beach, so watch for extra traffic... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
D23 Expo's virtual reality exhibits take off on space adventures and moreDisneyland's Adventure Thru Inner Space attraction closed in 1985, yet here it
D23 Expo's virtual reality exhibits take off on space adventures and more
Los Angeles Times / Posted 15 days ago
Disneyland's Adventure Thru Inner Space attraction closed in 1985, yet here it was in front of me. I saw a snowflake, and it was getting bigger. It was soon overwhelming. Icicles jutted out toward me. Crystallized shards were everywhere. Was I... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
First Coast HappeningsEnvironmental Symposium, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., University of North Florida’s Uni
First Coast Happenings
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 16 days ago
Environmental Symposium, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., University of North Florida’s University Center. Speaker is Earl Benton, CEO of Champion Brands, on “City of Jacksonville 50 Years of Environmental Stewardship.” Includes workshops, exhibits, networking,... Read more
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Post Magazine
Post Bloghands down the best day I've ever had at SIGGRAPH in my many years of attending
Post Blog
Post Magazine / Posted 16 days ago
hands down the best day I've ever had at SIGGRAPH in my many years of attending, and I thought I would reflect on something for a moment that anyone working in this industry should consider. As I'm sitting here in my living room at midnight writing... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Swelter No More: Cool To-Dos Around SoCaltelegrams, and emails, and alerts, over the last few weeks, that summer, actual
Swelter No More: Cool To-Dos Around SoCal
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 17 days ago
telegrams, and emails, and alerts, over the last few weeks, that summer, actual summer, was thinking of paying Southern California an honest-to-heat-wave visit. Nothing really took, temperature-wise, and those El Niño-like July rains made some... Read more
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OregonLive.com
'Straight Outta Compton' review: Ice Cube, Dr. Dre and the violent power of a rap supergroupaudience. It's also as topical as today's headlines. A generation ago, the pol
'Straight Outta Compton' review: Ice Cube, Dr. Dre and the violent power of a rap supergroup
OregonLive.com / Posted 17 days ago
audience. It's also as topical as today's headlines. A generation ago, the police harrassment that was common in inner-city Los Angeles inspired Ice Cube and the other members of N.W.A. to write incendiary songs about their experiences.... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
'Straight Outta Compton' review: Ice Cube, Dr. Dre and the violent power of a rap supergroupaudience. It's also as topical as today's headlines. A generation ago, the pol
'Straight Outta Compton' review: Ice Cube, Dr. Dre and the violent power of a rap supergroup
Staten Island Advance / Posted 17 days ago
audience. It's also as topical as today's headlines. A generation ago, the police harrassment that was common in inner-city Los Angeles inspired Ice Cube and the other members of N.W.A. to write incendiary songs about their experiences.... Read more
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The Morning Call
Community Bike Works not just about bikes, it's about kids, toodoes indeed involve bicycles and a bicycle repair shop, but with a special twis
Community Bike Works not just about bikes, it's about kids, too
The Morning Call / Posted 17 days ago
does indeed involve bicycles and a bicycle repair shop, but with a special twist. Its award-winning Earn-A-Bike program for inner-city youth is turning 20 years old this year with a couple of celebrations planned for this fall and next... Read more
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Entrpreneur
'Owning' a Room, Even When You Don't Feel That You Canand leader, you'll encounter many moments when the two sides will wage war insi
'Owning' a Room, Even When You Don't Feel That You Can
Entrpreneur / Posted 17 days ago
and leader, you'll encounter many moments when the two sides will wage war inside you. But take heart. There are strategies for making sure that your confidence and charisma, not your trauma and turbulence, emerge victorious. Here are... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
First Coast HappeningsTHURSDAY Auditions for the Jacksonville Children’s Chorus, by appointment only
First Coast Happenings
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 17 days ago
THURSDAY Auditions for the Jacksonville Children’s Chorus, by appointment only, Thursday and Aug. 20 and Sept. 3, JCC offices, 225 E. Duval St.; Tuesday and Sept. 1, Orange Park United Methodist Church, 2051 Park Ave.; Aug. 29, Hendricks Avenue... Read more
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The Atlantic
The Devastating Cost of CoalIn Anthony Doerr’s All the Light We Cannot See, a radio broadcaster marvels at
The Devastating Cost of Coal
The Atlantic / Posted 18 days ago
In Anthony Doerr’s All the Light We Cannot See, a radio broadcaster marvels at the wonder of coal: Consider a single piece glowing in your family’s stove. See it, children? That chunk of coal was once a green plant, a fern or reed that lived one... Read more
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The Auto Channel
2016 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Packed With New Safety Systems +VIDEOwith the latest innovations. Previously, I wrote about the Car-2-X communicati
2016 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Packed With New Safety Systems +VIDEO
The Auto Channel / Posted 18 days ago
with the latest innovations. Previously, I wrote about the Car-2-X communication but there is more, and I'll now highlight the other technologies that Mercedes presented during the E-Class Tech Day. In preparing its cars for the autonomous... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Burundi to Withdraw its Troops From CAR and SomaliaAs in Burundi the crackdown on those opposing or even questioning the third ter
Burundi to Withdraw its Troops From CAR and Somalia
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
As in Burundi the crackdown on those opposing or even questioning the third term for Pierre Nkurunziza continued, a journalist covering the killing of Adolphe Nshimirimana was beaten by security forces, and human rights defender Pierre Claver... Read more
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Santa Fe Reporter
Back to School Reading List for Grown-UpsThe public libraries in the Midwestern city where I grew up promoted the idea,
Back to School Reading List for Grown-Ups
Santa Fe Reporter / Posted 18 days ago
The public libraries in the Midwestern city where I grew up promoted the idea, with the local Pizza Hut as a sponsor. For every book you read when school was out of session, you earned a sticker and proudly placed it on a “Book It” button.... Read more
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