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Daily Maverick
Meet the Grabber: How government and criminals can spy on you (and how to protect yourself)Last week an Israeli-made cellphone signal grabber, or IMSI-catcher, made headl
Meet the Grabber: How government and criminals can spy on you (and how to protect yourself)
Daily Maverick / Posted 4 hours ago
Last week an Israeli-made cellphone signal grabber, or IMSI-catcher, made headlines after amaBhungane published an investigation into Willie Lotter and Joseph Pooe, who were arrested by the Hawks for the alleged illegal possession of an... Read more
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Peace Arch News
Losing track of our homeless populationFew people are seen in such places during the day, unlike busy streets. Rail li
Losing track of our homeless population
Peace Arch News / Posted 7 hours ago
Few people are seen in such places during the day, unlike busy streets. Rail lines by their linear nature offer relative privacy, even in the heart of busy cities like Surrey. Unfortunately, this is not a safe place to live – no safer than the... Read more
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ABC News
A Look Back at Anthony Weiner's Sexting Scandalsmessages to several women. Still, he refused to step down and said his marriag
A Look Back at Anthony Weiner's Sexting Scandals
ABC News / Posted yesterday
messages to several women. Still, he refused to step down and said his marriage to Abedin would continue. Just over a week later -- amid a stream of embarrassing revelations and mounting pressure even from his own party -- Weiner convened a... Read more
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Business Insider
Why Hillary Clinton won't do a press conferencewith the campaigns, which have a variety of options — from newspapers to late n
Why Hillary Clinton won't do a press conference
Business Insider / Posted 2 days ago
with the campaigns, which have a variety of options — from newspapers to late night shows to podcasts to cable news — to choose from. One former Clinton advisor who was granted anonymity to speak freely told VICE that there is little upside to a... Read more
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The Hill
Privacy groups file complaint over WhatsApp data sharingTwo privacy groups on Monday filed a federal complaint over WhatsApp’s decision
Privacy groups file complaint over WhatsApp data sharing
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
Two privacy groups on Monday filed a federal complaint over WhatsApp’s decision to share consumer data with parent company Facebook. WhatsApp announced last week that it was planning to provide some user data to Facebook for use in ad targeting,... Read more
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USA Today
Chicago begins building 'fitness tracker' to check its vitalson the project with researchers at the University of Chicago and Argonne Nation
Chicago begins building 'fitness tracker' to check its vitals
USA Today / Posted 2 days ago
on the project with researchers at the University of Chicago and Argonne National Laboratory and several corporations, last week installed the first two of 500 modular sensor boxes. The devices will eventually allow the city and public to instantly... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Donald Trump's 'America First' app may put your contacts at hacking riskapp "America First" may be putting its users' personal data at risk, experts sa
Donald Trump's 'America First' app may put your contacts at hacking risk
Dallas Morning News / Posted 3 days ago
app "America First" may be putting its users' personal data at risk, experts say. The smartphone app, released last week as a free download on the the Apple App Store and Google Play store, requests access to users' phone address books.... Read more
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Scotsman
Leaders: Time to wake up to Scotland’s bottom line– can have such a huge effect on the overall picture if anything goes wrong. F
Leaders: Time to wake up to Scotland’s bottom line
Scotsman / Posted 6 days ago
– can have such a huge effect on the overall picture if anything goes wrong. First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has this week hinted that legislation paving the way for a second referendum is imminent. But she must know this kind of economic... Read more
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CBS Denver
Apartment Complex Owners Could Be Penalized For Modificationsproperty owners of an apartment complex could be penalized for modifications th
Apartment Complex Owners Could Be Penalized For Modifications
CBS Denver / Posted 8 days ago
property owners of an apartment complex could be penalized for modifications that were made after inspection and also left privacy among residents in question. Last week, the building was deemed uninhabitable because of changes made to the units... Read more
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The Mercury News
Russell Wilson, Ciara moved wedding from North Carolina over transgender bathroom billbathroom laws." The couple then hoped to marry in Paris, but the timing meant
Russell Wilson, Ciara moved wedding from North Carolina over transgender bathroom bill
The Mercury News / Posted 8 days ago
bathroom laws." The couple then hoped to marry in Paris, but the timing meant they'd have to be there during Fashion Week, which made things pretty impossible. They settled on England, where they found romantic 19th century Peckforton... Read more
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Brush News-Tribune
Russell Wilson, Ciara moved wedding from North Carolina over transgender bathroom billbathroom laws." The couple then hoped to marry in Paris, but the timing meant
Russell Wilson, Ciara moved wedding from North Carolina over transgender bathroom bill
Brush News-Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
bathroom laws." The couple then hoped to marry in Paris, but the timing meant they'd have to be there during Fashion Week, which made things pretty impossible. They settled on England, where they found romantic 19th century Peckforton... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Russell Wilson, Ciara moved wedding from North Carolina over transgender bathroom billbathroom laws." The couple then hoped to marry in Paris, but the timing meant
Russell Wilson, Ciara moved wedding from North Carolina over transgender bathroom bill
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 8 days ago
bathroom laws." The couple then hoped to marry in Paris, but the timing meant they'd have to be there during Fashion Week, which made things pretty impossible. They settled on England, where they found romantic 19th century Peckforton... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Russell Wilson, Ciara moved wedding from North Carolina over its transgender bathroom billbathroom laws." The couple then hoped to marry in Paris, but the timing meant
Russell Wilson, Ciara moved wedding from North Carolina over its transgender bathroom bill
Silicon Valley / Posted 8 days ago
bathroom laws." The couple then hoped to marry in Paris, but the timing meant they'd have to be there during Fashion Week, which made things pretty impossible. They settled on England, where they found romantic 19th century Peckforton... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
A Brief History Of The Angry Social Networkto stem it, Twitter executive Jason Goldman wrote: "What we believe is that Twi
A Brief History Of The Angry Social Network
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 8 days ago
to stem it, Twitter executive Jason Goldman wrote: "What we believe is that Twitter is a recipient-driven utility; you choose what content appears in your timeline. We offer tools like block so that users can distance themselves from others... Read more
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Bleacher Report
The NFL Learned All the Wrong Lessons from Ray Riceand secretive. Transparency is your greatest enemy. Be authoritarian. Make vic
The NFL Learned All the Wrong Lessons from Ray Rice
Bleacher Report / Posted 8 days ago
and secretive. Transparency is your greatest enemy. Be authoritarian. Make victims of abuse seeking justice or relief choose between the health and welfare of their families and the judgments of a cold, ruthless, dictatorial institution. Show... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Questions & Answers - 23 August 2016Commission reports has he received on New Zealand's urban planning system?Hon B
Questions & Answers - 23 August 2016
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 8 days ago
Commission reports has he received on New Zealand's urban planning system?Hon BILL ENGLISH (Minister of Finance): Last week the Productivity Commission released its draft report Better urban planning in response to the Government's request for... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Qld abortion bill could see women asking two doctors for approvalLauga says Rob Pyne's Abortion Law Reform Bill is something Queensland has want
Qld abortion bill could see women asking two doctors for approval
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 9 days ago
Lauga says Rob Pyne's Abortion Law Reform Bill is something Queensland has wanted for a long time. The Cairns MP last week tabled a bill that would seek to amend the Health Act 1937 to include guidelines around the practice of legal... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Brittany Lauga says Queenslanders want access to abortionsLauga says Rob Pyne's Abortion Law Reform Bill is something Queensland has want
Brittany Lauga says Queenslanders want access to abortions
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 9 days ago
Lauga says Rob Pyne's Abortion Law Reform Bill is something Queensland has wanted for a long time. The Cairns MP last week tabled a bill that would seek to amend the Health Act 1937 to include guidelines around the practice of legal... Read more
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The News & Observer
Texas ruling complicates court fight over HB2of HB2. He says the Texas judge found that the Obama administration’s interpret
Texas ruling complicates court fight over HB2
The News & Observer / Posted 9 days ago
of HB2. He says the Texas judge found that the Obama administration’s interpretation of Title IX “undermines the bodily privacy that the regulation was designed to protect.” In a massive legal filing last week, lawyers for North Carolina GOP... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Why we need to do more to help refugeesbathe, wash and cook. It was a bit like Toowoomba Regional Council Mayor Paul
Why we need to do more to help refugees
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
bathe, wash and cook. It was a bit like Toowoomba Regional Council Mayor Paul Antonio camping on your front lawn for a few weeks. The reason that the family had come to me was cultural, as a family member had died and the Chairman could not live... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
An audience, an audience, my kingdom for an audienceI be able to find it somewhere on the net? I am finding these days that I read
An audience, an audience, my kingdom for an audience
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 12 days ago
I be able to find it somewhere on the net? I am finding these days that I read less daily 'news'papers and look more for weekly summaries (to see what is worth reporting as important this week) and more online for specific items of interest to... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Eagles Landing Estates holds grand openingsomething. "We met over a year ago and decided we were a perfect match for thi
Eagles Landing Estates holds grand opening
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 13 days ago
something. "We met over a year ago and decided we were a perfect match for this project. We finished the first model last week," Passantino said. "It's not a huge project, but for Cape Coral, we think it's a great project." Passantino said there... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Will Univision Shut Down Gawker?back to Nick Denton’s bankrupt Gawker Media LLC before a judge makes the deal o
Will Univision Shut Down Gawker?
Houston Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
back to Nick Denton’s bankrupt Gawker Media LLC before a judge makes the deal official. “Alternatively, Univision could choose to acquire Gawker.com’s assets but decide not to operate it,” Trotter wrote. Earlier this week, the New York Post... Read more
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The Daily Reckoning
China and 'WeChat' May Change the Way we Use InternetSaturday is finally here. You have a great game of golf planned with friends.
China and 'WeChat' May Change the Way we Use Internet
The Daily Reckoning / Posted 13 days ago
Saturday is finally here. You have a great game of golf planned with friends. After spending all week exchanging banter about today’s game on the WhatsApp golf group chat, you can’t wait. You drive to the golf course. Using Waze, of course, to... Read more
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The Age
The women who hire male escortshim to do this. In fact, he's never heard of any heterosexual male escort who's
The women who hire male escorts
The Age / Posted 14 days ago
him to do this. In fact, he's never heard of any heterosexual male escort who's been forced into the profession - they choose to be there. "They don't do it because they're desperate for money or are drug addicts," he says. "There might be men... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
The women who hire male escortshim to do this. In fact, he's never heard of any heterosexual male escort who's
The women who hire male escorts
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 14 days ago
him to do this. In fact, he's never heard of any heterosexual male escort who's been forced into the profession - they choose to be there. "They don't do it because they're desperate for money or are drug addicts," he says. "There might be men... Read more
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Canberra Times
The women who hire male escortshim to do this. In fact, he's never heard of any heterosexual male escort who's
The women who hire male escorts
Canberra Times / Posted 14 days ago
him to do this. In fact, he's never heard of any heterosexual male escort who's been forced into the profession - they choose to be there. "They don't do it because they're desperate for money or are drug addicts," he says. "There might be men... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
The revelation behind Nigella's beach coverLAST week, a British TV chef in Australia wore a full head-to-toe black suit, c
The revelation behind Nigella's beach cover
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 14 days ago
LAST week, a British TV chef in Australia wore a full head-to-toe black suit, complete with hoodie, to go swimming. Perhaps she thought what she wore on the beach was her business. How wrong could she be. Wind forward a couple of days and there were... Read more
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PC Advisor
How share your playlists, discover new music, and other cool features on Spotifyfriends you want to connect with, and you’ll be audio-stalking them in no time.
How share your playlists, discover new music, and other cool features on Spotify
PC Advisor / Posted 15 days ago
friends you want to connect with, and you’ll be audio-stalking them in no time.Best Spotify tips and tricks: Get a little privacy While it’s great being social, sometimes you want to be alone. Say you fancy relaxing with the subdued tones of John... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Nottinghamshire picnics: where to go and what to packThere were rare signs of picnic weather earlier this week. As the school holida
Nottinghamshire picnics: where to go and what to pack
Nottingham Post / Posted 15 days ago
There were rare signs of picnic weather earlier this week. As the school holidays continue, we suggest seven places to spread the blanket ... and seven hamper essentials. 1. Victoria Embankment, Nottingham The city's best place for a lazy day on... Read more
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PhysOrg
The cat-and-mouse game of blocking digital adsCredit: Northeastern University If you were using Facebook on a desktop last we
The cat-and-mouse game of blocking digital ads
PhysOrg / Posted 15 days ago
Credit: Northeastern University If you were using Facebook on a desktop last week, you may have noticed that your ad-blocking software was being blocked. That was a move by Facebook, which said it was updating its approach to ad blocking while also... Read more
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The Jewish Week
As Crown Heights Changes, A Jewish Landscape Diversifiesminyan Shir HaMaalot and the home-based, monthly prayer group Mishkan Minyan.
As Crown Heights Changes, A Jewish Landscape Diversifies
The Jewish Week / Posted 16 days ago
minyan Shir HaMaalot and the home-based, monthly prayer group Mishkan Minyan. “Having the choice to choose is the beauty of Crown Heights,” Rubensteen said. “As a modern, independent woman I have the choice to choose where I... Read more
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Business Wire
EA and DICE Announce Battlefield 1 Open Beta Date Slated for August 31will begin August 31st on Xbox One, PC via Origin™ and PlayStation®4. Players w
EA and DICE Announce Battlefield 1 Open Beta Date Slated for August 31
Business Wire / Posted 16 days ago
will begin August 31st on Xbox One, PC via Origin™ and PlayStation®4. Players who sign up as a Battlefield Insider and choose their platform before August 21st will be eligible to receive early access to the Open Beta. The Battlefield 1 Open... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Stepping out of Steve Jobs' shadow, Tim Cook champions the promise of Appledid with its hamburgers - aptly coincides with another big moment for the techn
Stepping out of Steve Jobs' shadow, Tim Cook champions the promise of Apple
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 17 days ago
did with its hamburgers - aptly coincides with another big moment for the technology giant's chief executive. A few weeks later, Cook would mark the fifth anniversary of what has been the most closely watched transition of power in corporate... Read more
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The Zimbabwe Standard
After 65 arrests, Jenni Williams won’t stopand the culture of fear caused by Posa [Public Order and Security Act] and Aipp
After 65 arrests, Jenni Williams won’t stop
The Zimbabwe Standard / Posted 17 days ago
and the culture of fear caused by Posa [Public Order and Security Act] and Aippa [Access to Information and Protection of Privacy Act]. They decided rather than to suffer in silence as was done during Gukurahundi, they would speak truth to power,... Read more
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WXII-TV Winston-Salem
On Martha's Vineyard, hope for another Clinton erafrozen blueberry. It's not the current commander-in-chief pictured, though Pre
On Martha's Vineyard, hope for another Clinton era
WXII-TV Winston-Salem / Posted 18 days ago
frozen blueberry. It's not the current commander-in-chief pictured, though President Barack Obama is settling into his two-week rest period at a rented wooded hideaway up-island. It's Bill and Hillary Clinton, who during their four presidential... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
On Martha's Vineyard, hope for another Clinton erafrozen blueberry. It's not the current commander-in-chief pictured, though Pre
On Martha's Vineyard, hope for another Clinton era
KTXS Abilene / Posted 18 days ago
frozen blueberry. It's not the current commander-in-chief pictured, though President Barack Obama is settling into his two-week rest period at a rented wooded hideaway up-island. It's Bill and Hillary Clinton, who during their four presidential... Read more
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KECI Missoula
On Martha's Vineyard, hope for another Clinton erafrozen blueberry. It's not the current commander-in-chief pictured, though Pre
On Martha's Vineyard, hope for another Clinton era
KECI Missoula / Posted 18 days ago
frozen blueberry. It's not the current commander-in-chief pictured, though President Barack Obama is settling into his two-week rest period at a rented wooded hideaway up-island. It's Bill and Hillary Clinton, who during their four presidential... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
On Martha's Vineyard, hope for another Clinton erafrozen blueberry. It's not the current commander-in-chief pictured, though Pre
On Martha's Vineyard, hope for another Clinton era
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 18 days ago
frozen blueberry. It's not the current commander-in-chief pictured, though President Barack Obama is settling into his two-week rest period at a rented wooded hideaway up-island. It's Bill and Hillary Clinton, who during their four presidential... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
On Martha's Vineyard, hope for another Clinton erafrozen blueberry. It's not the current commander-in-chief pictured, though Pre
On Martha's Vineyard, hope for another Clinton era
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 18 days ago
frozen blueberry. It's not the current commander-in-chief pictured, though President Barack Obama is settling into his two-week rest period at a rented wooded hideaway up-island. It's Bill and Hillary Clinton, who during their four presidential... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
On Martha's Vineyard, hope for another Clinton erafrozen blueberry. It's not the current commander-in-chief pictured, though Pre
On Martha's Vineyard, hope for another Clinton era
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 18 days ago
frozen blueberry. It's not the current commander-in-chief pictured, though President Barack Obama is settling into his two-week rest period at a rented wooded hideaway up-island. It's Bill and Hillary Clinton, who during their four presidential... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
On Martha's Vineyard, hope for another Clinton eraFrom KTVZ.COM It's not the current commander-in-chief pictured, though Preside
On Martha's Vineyard, hope for another Clinton era
KTVZ Bend / Posted 18 days ago
From KTVZ.COM It's not the current commander-in-chief pictured, though President Barack Obama is settling into his two-week rest period at a rented wooded hideaway up-island. It's Bill and Hillary Clinton, who during their four presidential... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
On Martha's Vineyard, hope for another Clinton erafrozen blueberry. It's not the current commander-in-chief pictured, though Pre
On Martha's Vineyard, hope for another Clinton era
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 18 days ago
frozen blueberry. It's not the current commander-in-chief pictured, though President Barack Obama is settling into his two-week rest period at a rented wooded hideaway up-island. It's Bill and Hillary Clinton, who during their four presidential... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
On Martha's Vineyard, hope for another Clinton erafrozen blueberry. It's not the current commander-in-chief pictured, though Pre
On Martha's Vineyard, hope for another Clinton era
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 18 days ago
frozen blueberry. It's not the current commander-in-chief pictured, though President Barack Obama is settling into his two-week rest period at a rented wooded hideaway up-island. It's Bill and Hillary Clinton, who during their four presidential... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
On Martha's Vineyard, hope for another Clinton erafrozen blueberry. It's not the current commander-in-chief pictured, though Pre
On Martha's Vineyard, hope for another Clinton era
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 18 days ago
frozen blueberry. It's not the current commander-in-chief pictured, though President Barack Obama is settling into his two-week rest period at a rented wooded hideaway up-island. It's Bill and Hillary Clinton, who during their four presidential... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
On Martha's Vineyard, hope for another Clinton erafrozen blueberry. It's not the current commander-in-chief pictured, though Pre
On Martha's Vineyard, hope for another Clinton era
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 18 days ago
frozen blueberry. It's not the current commander-in-chief pictured, though President Barack Obama is settling into his two-week rest period at a rented wooded hideaway up-island. It's Bill and Hillary Clinton, who during their four presidential... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
On Martha's Vineyard, hope for another Clinton erafrozen blueberry. It's not the current commander-in-chief pictured, though Pre
On Martha's Vineyard, hope for another Clinton era
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 18 days ago
frozen blueberry. It's not the current commander-in-chief pictured, though President Barack Obama is settling into his two-week rest period at a rented wooded hideaway up-island. It's Bill and Hillary Clinton, who during their four presidential... Read more
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Sun Star
Durian at a quiet nookyou prefer, the deciding point will be the proximity, convenience, and yes, the
Durian at a quiet nook
Sun Star / Posted 18 days ago
you prefer, the deciding point will be the proximity, convenience, and yes, the comfort while eating especially when you choose to eat out. Many prefer to eat outside Magsaysay Park because you have a long line of fruit stalls to choose from.... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
On Martha's Vineyard, hope for another Clinton erafrozen blueberry. It's not the current commander-in-chief pictured, though Pre
On Martha's Vineyard, hope for another Clinton era
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 18 days ago
frozen blueberry. It's not the current commander-in-chief pictured, though President Barack Obama is settling into his two-week rest period at a rented wooded hideaway up-island. It's Bill and Hillary Clinton, who during their four presidential... Read more
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Deseret News
Why not release the Rio Grande police video?four times after police say he refused to put down a metal rake handle he was u
Why not release the Rio Grande police video?
Deseret News / Posted 19 days ago
four times after police say he refused to put down a metal rake handle he was using to assault a man on the sidewalk. Last week, the DA’s office ruled police were justified in the shooting and announced felony robbery and drug charges against... Read more
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