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Philly.com
How to fix the primariesfree association. That would be the end of the debate if not for the fact that
How to fix the primaries
Philly.com / Posted an hour ago
free association. That would be the end of the debate if not for the fact that state and local governments fund and administer the major parties' primaries. Pennsylvania's, for instance, costs its taxpayers about $20 million. So... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Buffett shows he's not ready to drift awaybeing part of a fairly exclusive group. That changed in 1996 when the billionai
Buffett shows he's not ready to drift away
Lowell Sun / Posted 3 hours ago
being part of a fairly exclusive group. That changed in 1996 when the billionaire divided Class A shares by 30 to prevent fund managers from carving them up in trusts and selling lower-priced interests. These "B" shares were later split 50-for-1... Read more
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Minda News
Crop damage in NorMin due to El Niño: P2.3Bof DA. Sta. Elena said that based on the reports from their field teams the dr
Crop damage in NorMin due to El Niño: P2.3B
Minda News / Posted 6 hours ago
of DA. Sta. Elena said that based on the reports from their field teams the drought had affected 6.946 hectares of rice fields, 28,893 has of corn, 844 has of cassava, and 4,272 has of high value crops like vegetables, fruit trees and bananas as... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
New visitor centre sheds light on one of grisliest episodes in Norfolk’s historytransported, by barge and by cart, to a peaceful spot on the River Nar where th
New visitor centre sheds light on one of grisliest episodes in Norfolk’s history
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 6 hours ago
transported, by barge and by cart, to a peaceful spot on the River Nar where they were boiled down, crushed and sown on fields to help corn grow. Now a visitor centre has been opened to shine a spotlight on this macabre episode in Norfolk’s... Read more
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Orange County Register
Veterans cemetery: Two sites available, one needs to be chosenBill Cook gazes upon fields of strawberries and, in his mind’s eye, he sees tho
Veterans cemetery: Two sites available, one needs to be chosen
Orange County Register / Posted 7 hours ago
Bill Cook gazes upon fields of strawberries and, in his mind’s eye, he sees thousands of his Marine brothers leaving for Vietnam, never to return. He also sees hallowed ground – and an opportunity for healing, homecoming and honor. Since the 1999... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Environment notebookQuality's budget bill for fiscal 2017 to prevent the department from collecting
Environment notebook
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 hours ago
Quality's budget bill for fiscal 2017 to prevent the department from collecting an extra $1 landfill tipping fee that funds electronics recycling. The special language, added this week, asks that the fee not be levied from July 1 through June... Read more
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This is West Country
Primary school children rejoice after new playground builtthe right kind of walls thanks to a recent lottery grant. Kentisbeare Primary
Primary school children rejoice after new playground built
This is West Country / Posted 9 hours ago
the right kind of walls thanks to a recent lottery grant. Kentisbeare Primary School received £10,000 from the Big Lottery Fund to create new play areas for its children after its playing fields were waterlogged following heavy rainfall and... Read more
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The Columbia County News-Times
Robotics on a rollsenior and Asimovians co-captain. “Here in Georgia there are three work centers
Robotics on a roll
The Columbia County News-Times / Posted 10 hours ago
senior and Asimovians co-captain. “Here in Georgia there are three work centers where they have machine shops set up and fields set up that are made available to teams throughout the state to go to and practice at called Destination... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Moran Playground Fundraiser Inching Closer to Goalwho wears many hats around the city, he's inching toward $24,000 for a new play
Moran Playground Fundraiser Inching Closer to Goal
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 11 hours ago
who wears many hats around the city, he's inching toward $24,000 for a new playground for the Moran City Park. Saturday a fundraiser was held and $9,500 is now the total for the playground fund. The fundraiser was a small fair for Big Country... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Schools float bond proposals for safety, security, technology upgradesof $100,000 — would pay about $15 additional each year. • Romeo Community Scho
Schools float bond proposals for safety, security, technology upgrades
Detroit Free Press / Posted 12 hours ago
of $100,000 — would pay about $15 additional each year. • Romeo Community Schools: An $86-million bond proposal that would fund a number of projects: student safety and school security improvements, additions to the Romeo Engineering & Technology... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Tried, Tested Statesmana strong cooperative relationship for the good of our people. There are numerou
President Tried, Tested Statesman
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
a strong cooperative relationship for the good of our people. There are numerous areas where we could cooperate, the fields of agriculture, energy, mining, tourism, education and health. I am confident that your stay will afford us a good... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Upskilling the Malaysian workforceplaguing the country but also upskill the workers that are in the active field.
Upskilling the Malaysian workforce
The Borneo Post / Posted 22 hours ago
plaguing the country but also upskill the workers that are in the active field. Thus enters the Human Resource Development Fund (HRDF), a body formed with the aim of developing quality human capital towards achieving high-income economy. “A wise... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rwanda Looks to Tanzania for Rail Transport As Uganda Falters On SGRwill get a consultant to advise on the documentation for this public private ve
Rwanda Looks to Tanzania for Rail Transport As Uganda Falters On SGR
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
will get a consultant to advise on the documentation for this public private venture," Mr Ndenga said. Uganda is keen to fund the construction of the Tororo-Gulu-Pakwach line ahead of the SGR connection with Kenya at Malaba because of the big... Read more
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Op-Ed News
The Future Does Not Exist---Yetthrive. Yet the idea that guesses about the future are reliable is a necessary
The Future Does Not Exist---Yet
Op-Ed News / Posted yesterday
thrive. Yet the idea that guesses about the future are reliable is a necessary myth. The experts in the various fields have a sorry record. Indeed, the book The Experts Speak, is one of the great comedic classics of all time, as the... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Mugabe is a tried and tested statesman - Togo Presidenta strong cooperative relationship for the good of our people. There are numerou
Mugabe is a tried and tested statesman - Togo President
Ghanaweb.com / Posted yesterday
a strong cooperative relationship for the good of our people. There are numerous areas where we could co-operate on, the fields of agriculture, energy, mining, tourism, education and health. I’m confident that your stay will afford us a good... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Area happenings, April 30 - May 6a strawberry along with fresh vegetables and fruit, jams and jellies, baked goo
Area happenings, April 30 - May 6
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted yesterday
a strawberry along with fresh vegetables and fruit, jams and jellies, baked goods and crafts.Burn Your Own SteakSemper Fi Fund hosts its 7th annual “Burn Your Own Steak” fundraiser from 5 to 9 p.m. April 30 at Marston Pavilion aboard Camp Lejeune.... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Taxi companies and drivers must up their game now: Ang Hin Keeon making up for the commuter discount from the drivers’ earnings, not from you
Taxi companies and drivers must up their game now: Ang Hin Kee
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
on making up for the commuter discount from the drivers’ earnings, not from your own profits, or your own venture capital fund, the driver has just got to work harder to earn the same amount. What we're saying is: Use your own profit, and... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Railroadedif we wish to prevent runaway climate change from drowning our coastal cities a
Railroaded
The Brantford Expositor / Posted yesterday
if we wish to prevent runaway climate change from drowning our coastal cities and torching our forests, turning our wheat fields into dustbowls and our descendants into climate refugees. When did a habitable planet become "impractical?" Mike... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
City of Norfolk helping local entrepreneursVa. – The City of Norfolk is helping local entrepreneurs with four unique progr
City of Norfolk helping local entrepreneurs
WTKR Norfolk / Posted yesterday
Va. – The City of Norfolk is helping local entrepreneurs with four unique programs. One of them is the Norfolk Innovation Fund, staring out with half a million dollars. It will focus on providing money for businesses in fields including health... Read more
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Daily Star
Skint ISIS fighters scramble for cash to fund sick war after bombs blast caliphatefines, and so becoming less progressive and less easy to sell to the population
Skint ISIS fighters scramble for cash to fund sick war after bombs blast caliphate
Daily Star / Posted yesterday
fines, and so becoming less progressive and less easy to sell to the population.” THEY'RE OIL OUT: Tactical strikes on oil fields have severely limited the jihadis The gangster style system of wringing civilians for cash is making it harder for... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Parish, recreation district to apply for grant to develop sports parkof the project site and is in the process of requesting partial reimbursement f
Parish, recreation district to apply for grant to develop sports park
The Houma Courier / Posted yesterday
of the project site and is in the process of requesting partial reimbursement from a previous Land and Water Conservation Fund. The next round of grant money will be used for the expansion of the on-site retention pond within the newly-acquired... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Parish, recreation district to apply for grant to develop sports parkof the project site and is in the process of requesting partial reimbursement f
Parish, recreation district to apply for grant to develop sports park
The Daily Comet / Posted yesterday
of the project site and is in the process of requesting partial reimbursement from a previous Land and Water Conservation Fund. The next round of grant money will be used for the expansion of the on-site retention pond within the newly-acquired... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Patience a virtue for Indian trade boostersin the face of global headwinds and a second consecutive year of below normal r
Patience a virtue for Indian trade boosters
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
in the face of global headwinds and a second consecutive year of below normal rainfall." The International Monetary Fund, he points out, predicts India's economy will grow by 7.5 per cent this year and next. The World Bank is even more... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
Local Sports Calendarcoach Steve Freer leads a camp designed for the serious player as well as the b
Local Sports Calendar
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted yesterday
coach Steve Freer leads a camp designed for the serious player as well as the beginner. Along with a concentration on the fundamentals, there is also intense work on learning and improving skills, effective drills and developing proper work... Read more
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St. Louis Cardinals
Homestand highlights (Friday, April 29-Sunday, May 8, 2016)Care has distributed over $21 million to support St. Louis area non-profit yout
Homestand highlights (Friday, April 29-Sunday, May 8, 2016)
St. Louis Cardinals / Posted yesterday
Care has distributed over $21 million to support St. Louis area non-profit youth organizations and built 21 youth ball fields in local under-resourced neighborhoods. 2016 marks the 13th year of Cardinals Care's innovative Redbird Rookies... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Local non-profits unveil public art display at Mill Creek Junior Baseball Leaguecity’s West side. Representatives of Rocky Ridge Neighbors, the baseball leagu
Local non-profits unveil public art display at Mill Creek Junior Baseball League
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted yesterday
city’s West side. Representatives of Rocky Ridge Neighbors, the baseball league and Museum Without Walls gathered at the fields where eight baseball-themed paintings now hang. The paintings are reproductions of art that is housed at the Butler... Read more
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Pittsburgh Pirates
Pirates homestand highlights Friday, April 29 - Wednesday, May 4, 2016Catholic Schools Family Night at PNC Park. A portion of each ticket purchased w
Pirates homestand highlights Friday, April 29 - Wednesday, May 4, 2016
Pittsburgh Pirates / Posted yesterday
Catholic Schools Family Night at PNC Park. A portion of each ticket purchased will be donated to the Bishop's Education Fund, which provides tuition assistance to students. Students from four Diocese schools- St. Benedict the Moor, St. Maria... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Transport Ministry to Acquire National Carriercarrier. He said a vessel would soon be named as the national carrier to affor
Transport Ministry to Acquire National Carrier
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
carrier. He said a vessel would soon be named as the national carrier to afford cadets sea time knowledge in their chosen fields. Also, the minister has called for a performance audit of the maritime sector, saying the audit would appraise the... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Investing guide for teensOther basic terms helpful for new investors: asset allocation, index fund, doll
Investing guide for teens
TheStreet.com / Posted 2 days ago
Other basic terms helpful for new investors: asset allocation, index fund, dollar cost averaging and dividends, among many others. “Once you get more comfortable with the basics, you can start to expand into more complex terms,” Schulte says, “such... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
New Franklin OKs income tax hike for August ballotthe legislation. City officials have estimated the increase would raise an addi
New Franklin OKs income tax hike for August ballot
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 2 days ago
the legislation. City officials have estimated the increase would raise an additional $1.1 million annually for the General Fund and would be used to fund police department operations, general operations and capital improvements. The resolution to... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Saudi Arabia's efforts to 'modernise' its economy away from oil are just PR tactics - and the West is lapping them upcivilian casualties, then Prince Mohamed’s ‘reforms’ – oiled (if that’s the rig
Saudi Arabia's efforts to 'modernise' its economy away from oil are just PR tactics - and the West is lapping them up
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
civilian casualties, then Prince Mohamed’s ‘reforms’ – oiled (if that’s the right word) by a $2 trillion public investment fund which would take over ownership of the state oil company Aramco – will have to kick in long before the deadline of his... Read more
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Hospitality Net
Ascott Invests £52 Million In Prime London Property£52 Million In Prime London PropertyCitadines Islington London is its third acq
Ascott Invests £52 Million In Prime London Property
Hospitality Net / Posted 2 days ago
£52 Million In Prime London PropertyCitadines Islington London is its third acquisition within five months through joint fund with Qatar Investment Authority Singapore -- CapitaLand's wholly owned serviced residence business unit, The Ascott... Read more
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Chichester Observer
Businesses back Scumrun pair to raise money for children’s charityfor registering You can access your profile and newsletter preferences here R
Businesses back Scumrun pair to raise money for children’s charity
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Salon.com
There will be pandemonium: The end of the old oil order has already begunall the crude oil pouring onto the market, thanks in part to new supplies from
There will be pandemonium: The end of the old oil order has already begun
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
all the crude oil pouring onto the market, thanks in part to new supplies from Iraq and especially from the expanding shale fields of the United States. This oversupply triggered the initial 2014 price drop when Brent crude — the international... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Residents Get Brief On Government Initiatives000 programme. Dr Mmusi also encouraged Ngware residents, especially the youth
Residents Get Brief On Government Initiatives
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
000 programme. Dr Mmusi also encouraged Ngware residents, especially the youth, to take advantage of the Youth Development Fund (YDF) to start businesses that would enable them to sustain themselves and create employment for others. He said... Read more
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Breitbart
Shining Nation: The America that Could Be: The Rise of Donald Trump Will Force American Patriots to Think Harder —and a Book from 1912 Could Helpline. And in the 21st century, new geniuses have figured out ways to squeeze mo
Shining Nation: The America that Could Be: The Rise of Donald Trump Will Force American Patriots to Think Harder —and a Book from 1912 Could Help
Breitbart / Posted 2 days ago
line. And in the 21st century, new geniuses have figured out ways to squeeze more oil and natural gas out of “dead” fields. Technology, based on brains and hard work, is still the closest thing to a free lunch that we’ll ever see. Yet the... Read more
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Daily Press
Newport News gives schools $1M more in capital fundsThe city will transfer $1 million in capital funding from the Development Depar
Newport News gives schools $1M more in capital funds
Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
The city will transfer $1 million in capital funding from the Development Department to the School Division, the City Council decided unanimously Tuesday. School officials had complained that the city manager's proposed Capital Improvement Plan did... Read more
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Zero Hedge
"Peak Oil Demand" - The Collapse Of The Old Oil Orderall the crude oil pouring onto the market, thanks in part to new supplies from
"Peak Oil Demand" - The Collapse Of The Old Oil Order
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 days ago
all the crude oil pouring onto the market, thanks in part to new supplies from Iraq and especially from the expanding shale fields of the United States. This oversupply triggered the initial 2014 price drop when Brent crude -- the international... Read more
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WALB Albany
Woman arrested for stealing $56,000 from youth soccer leaguedirectly," she said. The $56,000 is almost double a year's budget for the club
Woman arrested for stealing $56,000 from youth soccer league
WALB Albany / Posted 2 days ago
directly," she said. The $56,000 is almost double a year's budget for the club. The organization was saving up to buy more fields and equipment. Susan Mullis has two children enrolled in the league. She says she can't believe Watkins stole the... Read more
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The Shelter Island Reporter
Shelter Island Reporter Letters to the Editorbar on the Island. You can attend the opening and closing parties and you get t
Shelter Island Reporter Letters to the Editor
The Shelter Island Reporter / Posted 2 days ago
bar on the Island. You can attend the opening and closing parties and you get to vote. 2. Donate money to the grass seed fund. Just drop a few dollars off at the clubhouse, it’s open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. 3. We are planting garden beds around... Read more
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Okotoks Western Wheel
Diamonds ready to field playerspark�s first phase includes two baseball diamonds and a parking lot, with possi
Diamonds ready to field players
Okotoks Western Wheel / Posted 2 days ago
park�s first phase includes two baseball diamonds and a parking lot, with possible future expansion to include more ball fields, soccer pitches and skating rinks. In 2010, the MD of Foothills and the Northwest Foothills Recreation Board... Read more
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Lake Country Calendar
Lake Country parcel tax for roads infrastructure not first parcel tax in districtThe District of Lake Country's parcel tax to raise funds for road improvements
Lake Country parcel tax for roads infrastructure not first parcel tax in district
Lake Country Calendar / Posted 2 days ago
The District of Lake Country's parcel tax to raise funds for road improvements isn't going over well with some factions of the community while the district says it was the fairest way to raise money to help an aging road system. And while there has... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Feelings divided over McKinney's growth to the northwestMcKINNEY — From his backyard just beyond the city limits, Robert Davis sees a p
Feelings divided over McKinney's growth to the northwest
Dallas Morning News / Posted 2 days ago
McKINNEY — From his backyard just beyond the city limits, Robert Davis sees a patchwork of green fields. Cardinals swoop around his 12-acre ranch along FM543. He’s relieved that neighbors haven’t confused his black-and-tan rescue dog for one of the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Riding in to the futureknew the Armstrongs -- who had helped raise money for a marquee for the school
Riding in to the future
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
knew the Armstrongs -- who had helped raise money for a marquee for the school -- he didn't expect to lead their effort to fund and place a statue. Then the couple walked into his office. "I told them I had no clue about how to do this, but they... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Obama's free community college plan gets another hearingon a competitive basis to provide tuition free education for unemployed and low
Obama's free community college plan gets another hearing
TheStreet.com / Posted 2 days ago
on a competitive basis to provide tuition free education for unemployed and low-income workers looking enter highly-skilled fields. Some 7 million students currently attend more than 1,100 community colleges in the United States. On Monday, Vice... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Meet your neighbor ... Rob Burkhartof Historic Places and is only at the beginning stages of being saved. A tax-de
Meet your neighbor ... Rob Burkhart
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 3 days ago
of Historic Places and is only at the beginning stages of being saved. A tax-deductible Boardman Bridge Restoration Fund has been set up at the New Milford Town Hall, 10 Main St., New Milford CT 06776. Q: What are some of the things you... Read more
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The Sault Star
Sleeping Giant recalls Northern experiencedeclined to reveal the film's budget. It was, he says, “definitely a modest fil
Sleeping Giant recalls Northern experience
The Sault Star / Posted 3 days ago
declined to reveal the film's budget. It was, he says, “definitely a modest film.” Support from Northern Ontario Heritage Fund Corp. for films to shoot in the North, including Sleeping Giant, is helping build filmmaking infrastructures in several... Read more
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Chichester Observer
Felpham athlete set to defend four gold medals at Invictus Gamesfor registering You can access your profile and newsletter preferences here R
Felpham athlete set to defend four gold medals at Invictus Games
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Engadget
A virtual reality game that's good for you and scientist approvedsays Harris. "Spaces that were just kind of outside of this world. So the first
A virtual reality game that's good for you and scientist approved
Engadget / Posted 3 days ago
says Harris. "Spaces that were just kind of outside of this world. So the first things that I was building were simply star fields and spacescapes to meditate in." Soon enough, though, Harris realized he could build out the experience by... Read more
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Banbury Guardian
5,000 homes bombshell dropped on Lower Heyford as company proposes new settlementthe land was owned by Corpus Christi College, Oxford who were interested in sel
5,000 homes bombshell dropped on Lower Heyford as company proposes new settlement
Banbury Guardian / Posted 3 days ago
the land was owned by Corpus Christi College, Oxford who were interested in selling the farmland as a way of being able to fund education. “This is the wrong way to do that,” he said. “At all levels this is unsustainable in terms of it being... Read more
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