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Local 10 Miami
Gov. Rick Scott wants Lake Okeechobee water diverted from coastsMIAMI - Authorities say they're looking "anywhere that can hold water" to relie
Gov. Rick Scott wants Lake Okeechobee water diverted from coasts
Local 10 Miami / Posted 16 minutes ago
MIAMI - Authorities say they're looking "anywhere that can hold water" to relieve high water levels in Lake Okeechobee and Florida's Everglades. The El Nino weather phenomenon has drenched South Florida during what's normally the dry season. Rains... Read more
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FOX News
Infestation of ants removed from girl's earIt was an ant problem that couldn’t be handled by an exterminator— hundreds of
Infestation of ants removed from girl's ear
FOX News / Posted 46 minutes ago
It was an ant problem that couldn’t be handled by an exterminator— hundreds of ants were removed from a 12-year-old girl’s head after setting up a colony. In a video of the extraction process, live and dead ants are removed from the girl’s ear.... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Watch Raw Sewage Turn Into Drinkable Water In Just MinutesThe technology one Southern California community is using to turn toilet waste
Watch Raw Sewage Turn Into Drinkable Water In Just Minutes
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted an hour ago
The technology one Southern California community is using to turn toilet waste into pure, drinkable water. Normally we don’t think much about where our water comes from, but when I read this BloombergBusiness article about how one California... Read more
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Lake Placid News
74-old man found dead in Queens house fireNEW YORK (AP) — Police say firefighters discovered the body of a 74-year-old ma
74-old man found dead in Queens house fire
Lake Placid News / Posted an hour ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Police say firefighters discovered the body of a 74-year-old man after extinguishing a blaze at his Queens residence. The victim, identified as Mario Dimisa, was discovered in the two-story house in Flushing late Thursday night. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Teenagers Invade BarsThis small mining town in Mashonaland Central is never short of drama. Everyth
Teenagers Invade Bars
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 hours ago
This small mining town in Mashonaland Central is never short of drama. Everything comes to life when all else slumbers. Night becomes a cesspool of all manner of depravity. In a typical night spot at Wadzanai Township in the gyrating forest of... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
74-old man found dead in Queens house fireNEW YORK (AP) - Police say firefighters discovered the body of a 74-year-old ma
74-old man found dead in Queens house fire
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 4 hours ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Police say firefighters discovered the body of a 74-year-old man after extinguishing a blaze at his Queens residence. The victim, identified as Mario Dimisa, was discovered in the two-story house in Flushing late Thursday night. The... Read more
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WCTV Tallahassee
Scott Wants Lake Okeechobee Waters Diverted From CoastsBy: Associated PressFebruary 12, 2016 MIAMI (AP) -- Authorities say they're lo
Scott Wants Lake Okeechobee Waters Diverted From Coasts
WCTV Tallahassee / Posted 7 hours ago
By: Associated PressFebruary 12, 2016 MIAMI (AP) -- Authorities say they're looking "anywhere that can hold water" to relieve high water levels in Lake Okeechobee and Florida's Everglades. The El Nino weather phenomenon has drenched South Florida... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
FG to Use Private Sector Fund for Turnaround Maintenance of RefineriesDr Ibe kachikwu, the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, has said that t
FG to Use Private Sector Fund for Turnaround Maintenance of Refineries
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
Dr Ibe kachikwu, the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, has said that the turnaround maintenance of the nation's refineries will be done with finances generated from the private sector. Kachikwu made the information known while fielding... Read more
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birminghammail
"Heavy smoker" couldn't last four hours without a cigaretteA passenger on a flight to Birmingham sneaked into the loo for a crafty cigaret
"Heavy smoker" couldn't last four hours without a cigarette
birminghammail / Posted 9 hours ago
A passenger on a flight to Birmingham sneaked into the loo for a crafty cigarette - and ended up with a £235 fine. He was fined £80 and also ordered to pay £20 victim surcharge and £135 costs. Noreen Ashraf, prosecuting, told the court the incident... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Las Vegas lawmaker plays role in ending Oregon standoffA Nevada lawmaker whose political life has been largely animated by concerns ov
Las Vegas lawmaker plays role in ending Oregon standoff
The Seattle Times / Posted 9 hours ago
A Nevada lawmaker whose political life has been largely animated by concerns over individual liberty and gun rights emerged as an unlikely figure in negotiating the final stage of the Oregon standoff that ended Thursday. Panicked talks between the... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Critic's Notebook: Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders Get Into Heated Exchange Over Henry KissingerThe Democratic candidates sound more like history professors than candidates in
Critic's Notebook: Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders Get Into Heated Exchange Over Henry Kissinger
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 9 hours ago
The Democratic candidates sound more like history professors than candidates in their first match-up after Sanders' New Hampshire victory. During their sixth debate, Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders might have taken a bit too seriously that the... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Cal whips No. 11 Oregon 83-63 to stay unbeaten at homeBERKELEY -- Jabari Bird had the kind of game Cal fans have waited for, and so d
Cal whips No. 11 Oregon 83-63 to stay unbeaten at home
Inside Bay Area / Posted 11 hours ago
BERKELEY -- Jabari Bird had the kind of game Cal fans have waited for, and so did the Golden Bears in an 83-63 rout of No. 11 Oregon at Haas Pavilion on Thursday night. Bird equaled his career high with 24 points and Cal dominated from the start on... Read more
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The Mercury News
Cal whips No. 11 Oregon 83-63 to stay unbeaten at homeBERKELEY -- Jabari Bird had the kind of game Cal fans have waited for, and so d
Cal whips No. 11 Oregon 83-63 to stay unbeaten at home
The Mercury News / Posted 11 hours ago
BERKELEY -- Jabari Bird had the kind of game Cal fans have waited for, and so did the Golden Bears in an 83-63 rout of No. 11 Oregon at Haas Pavilion on Thursday night. Bird equaled his career high with 24 points and Cal dominated from the start on... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Cal whips No. 11 Oregon 83-63 to stay unbeaten at homeBERKELEY -- Jabari Bird had the kind of game Cal fans have waited for, and so d
Cal whips No. 11 Oregon 83-63 to stay unbeaten at home
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 11 hours ago
BERKELEY -- Jabari Bird had the kind of game Cal fans have waited for, and so did the Golden Bears in an 83-63 rout of No. 11 Oregon at Haas Pavilion on Thursday night. Bird equaled his career high with 24 points and Cal dominated from the start on... Read more
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The Daily Review
Cal whips No. 11 Oregon 83-63 to stay unbeaten at homeBERKELEY -- Jabari Bird had the kind of game Cal fans have waited for, and so d
Cal whips No. 11 Oregon 83-63 to stay unbeaten at home
The Daily Review / Posted 11 hours ago
BERKELEY -- Jabari Bird had the kind of game Cal fans have waited for, and so did the Golden Bears in an 83-63 rout of No. 11 Oregon at Haas Pavilion on Thursday night. Bird equaled his career high with 24 points and Cal dominated from the start on... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Healthline: Drug take-back boxesDo you know what's in your medicine cabinet? Those pill bottles can pile up pre
Healthline: Drug take-back boxes
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 12 hours ago
Do you know what's in your medicine cabinet? Those pill bottles can pile up pretty quickly, and there’s a new push to dispose of medications before they fall into the wrong hands. Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Louisiana (BCBSLA) partnered with the... Read more
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First Coast News
First Coast News Investigators: What's in your water?JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- In the wake of the lead poisoning crisis in Flint, Mich.,
First Coast News Investigators: What's in your water?
First Coast News / Posted 14 hours ago
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- In the wake of the lead poisoning crisis in Flint, Mich., water quality concerns have been flowing through some communities faster than the Flint River. So First Coast News obtained an advance copy of JEA’s annual water quality... Read more
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The Morning Call
Bruce Frassinelli's Lucky (Strike) lifeBruce Frassinelli wrote the other week to tell me it had been 50 years since he
Bruce Frassinelli's Lucky (Strike) life
The Morning Call / Posted 14 hours ago
Bruce Frassinelli wrote the other week to tell me it had been 50 years since he quit smoking, and perhaps I'd like to write about it so people who continue in that awful habit know there is always hope that they can quit, too. I agreed, not so much... Read more
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New York Post
Cop accused of taking bribes from clubs gets the axPolice Commissioner Bill Bratton has canned an alleged dirty cop busted for bri
Cop accused of taking bribes from clubs gets the ax
New York Post / Posted 15 hours ago
Police Commissioner Bill Bratton has canned an alleged dirty cop busted for bribery last December – one day before he was set to retire, officials said. Lt. Robert Sung, a 23-year veteran of the NYPD, is accused of taking tens of thousands in... Read more
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News 12 Augusta
No need to flush out systems after water test results in Richmond CountyNews 12 First at Five / Feb. 11, 2016 AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW) -- The coast is clea
No need to flush out systems after water test results in Richmond County
News 12 Augusta / Posted 16 hours ago
News 12 First at Five / Feb. 11, 2016 AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW) -- The coast is clear, and the water is safe to drink. But had a problem turned up, households and businesses in the Boil Water Advisory area would have needed to flush out their systems.... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Drug disposal bins welcome tool in opioid fightIt’s one of the least talked about contributors to the nation’s opioid epidemic
Drug disposal bins welcome tool in opioid fight
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 16 hours ago
It’s one of the least talked about contributors to the nation’s opioid epidemic. The millions of bottles of highly addictive painkillers are sitting in people’s medicine cabinets, collecting dust. It’s hard to get rid of the pills safely, even... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Scott wants Lake Okeechobee waters divertedMIAMI — Authorities say they’re looking “anywhere that can hold water” to relie
Scott wants Lake Okeechobee waters diverted
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 18 hours ago
MIAMI — Authorities say they’re looking “anywhere that can hold water” to relieve high water levels in Lake Okeechobee and Florida’s Everglades. The El Nino weather phenomenon has drenched South Florida during what’s normally the dry season. Rains... Read more
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PharmaceuticalOnline
Improving Shelf Life With Modified Atmosphere Packaging (MAP)Tulip, one of Denmark’s leading producers of processed food for the domestic an
Improving Shelf Life With Modified Atmosphere Packaging (MAP)
PharmaceuticalOnline / Posted 20 hours ago
Tulip, one of Denmark’s leading producers of processed food for the domestic and export market, produces around 90 tons of sausages each day. A large proportion of these – about 60 tons a day – is packaged under a modified atmosphere of carbon... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Advice for baseball’s movers and shakers as spring training approachesYou know the old saying about advice — it’s easier to give than take. So we’re
Advice for baseball’s movers and shakers as spring training approaches
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 23 hours ago
You know the old saying about advice — it’s easier to give than take. So we’re officially choosing the path of least resistance. Free counsel to those most in need, whether they want it or not. We’ll start at the top, with former rogue Alex... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Negaunee city water system closely monitoredThe city made the switch in 1991, forming the Negaunee-Ishpeming Water Authorit
Negaunee city water system closely monitored
The Mining Journal / Posted 23 hours ago
The city made the switch in 1991, forming the Negaunee-Ishpeming Water Authority, and it shares its water source with Ishpeming, Negaunee City Manager Jeff Thornton said. The city is responsible for its own distribution system, but NIWA is... Read more
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Raw Story
Here are six of the wildest things Michele Fiore said before she got involved in the Oregon standoffNevada Assemblywoman Michele Fiore played an unlikely role as negotiator during
Here are six of the wildest things Michele Fiore said before she got involved in the Oregon standoff
Raw Story / Posted yesterday
Nevada Assemblywoman Michele Fiore played an unlikely role as negotiator during a tense standoff between FBI agents and four remaining occupants holed up at a wildlife refuge. The Las Vegas Republican, who is running for U.S. Congress, sped across... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Chelsea Clinton to make campaign stops in Michigan ThursdayDETROIT - In support of her mother, Democratic Presidential Candidate Hillary C
Chelsea Clinton to make campaign stops in Michigan Thursday
ClickOnDetroit / Posted yesterday
DETROIT - In support of her mother, Democratic Presidential Candidate Hillary Clinton, Chelsea Clinton will make campaign stops in Michigan on Thursday. Clinton is scheduled to attend events in both Flint and Detroit. Clinton's visit to Michigan... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Invasive mussels spreading into area lakesNORRIS — Bart Carter did not have to look very hard to find zebra mussels durin
Invasive mussels spreading into area lakes
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted yesterday
NORRIS — Bart Carter did not have to look very hard to find zebra mussels during a recent visit to Norris Dam Marina. Beside the boat ramp was the metal frame of a dock that had been pulled up last October after being underwater for eight years. The... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Signs of trouble at Michigan DEQ, years before Flint lead crisisPhoto by Bridge Magazine A 2010 federal audit of the Michigan Department of Env
Signs of trouble at Michigan DEQ, years before Flint lead crisis
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted yesterday
Photo by Bridge Magazine A 2010 federal audit of the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality expressed concern about how thoroughly the agency was testing lead levels as part of its water safety program. Years before a lead-poisoning crisis... Read more
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heraldscotland
Google boss turns to Scotch in defence of tax bill, and when Alex met Moira ...07.00 BBC Good Morning Scotland Smith Commission members back SNP in fiscal fr
Google boss turns to Scotch in defence of tax bill, and when Alex met Moira ...
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
07.00 BBC Good Morning Scotland Smith Commission members back SNP in fiscal framework fight … MSPs to back deadline extension … Evel report … Plans to close Cornton Vale outlined … World’s longest surviving heart transplant patient dies 33 years... Read more
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iol.co.za
Save water while saving your gardenJohannesburg - With the recent heatwaves and little rain, our gardens are being
Save water while saving your garden
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
Johannesburg - With the recent heatwaves and little rain, our gardens are being baked dry. Parts of my lawn look like savannah, and many Joburg residents with vegetable patches have forlornly given up on them. I’ve been watering my veggie patch... Read more
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heraldscotland
Google boss turns to Scotch in defence of wee nip tax bill07.00 BBC Good Morning Scotland Smith Commission members back SNP in fiscal fr
Google boss turns to Scotch in defence of wee nip tax bill
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
07.00 BBC Good Morning Scotland Smith Commission members back SNP in fiscal framework fight … MSPs to back deadline extension … Evel report … Plans to close Cornton Vale outlined … World’s longest surviving heart transplant patient dies 33 years... Read more
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examiner.com
Shreya Darji: Girl, 12, lives with ant colony in her head, ants crawl from earsThe story of a 12-year-old girl living with an ant colony inside her head is ha
Shreya Darji: Girl, 12, lives with ant colony in her head, ants crawl from ears
examiner.com / Posted yesterday
The story of a 12-year-old girl living with an ant colony inside her head is hard to believe, even for the doctors who are treating Shreya Darji from the Deesa town of Banskantha in India. However, the fact that 10 to 15 live ants are crawling out of... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Man allegedly threatens woman with gun, masturbates in front of her with car door openThe suspect allegedly began masturbating in his car with the door open after he
Man allegedly threatens woman with gun, masturbates in front of her with car door open
WPIX 11 New York / Posted yesterday
The suspect allegedly began masturbating in his car with the door open after he threatened a 30-year-old woman with a handgun. (DCPI) FLUSHING, Queens — Police are looking for a man who allegedly threatened a woman with a handgun, then masturbated... Read more
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heraldscotland
Google boss takes to Scotch in defence of tax bill07.00 BBC Good Morning Scotland Smith Commission members back SNP in fiscal fr
Google boss takes to Scotch in defence of tax bill
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
07.00 BBC Good Morning Scotland Smith Commission members back SNP in fiscal framework fight … MSPs to back deadline extension … Evel report … Plans to close Cornton Vale outlined … World’s longest surviving heart transplant patient dies 33 years... Read more
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Grand Blanc View
Roundup | February 11, 2016BOYNE CITY – The Grand Blanc varsity ski team poses for a group shot at the rec
Roundup | February 11, 2016
Grand Blanc View / Posted yesterday
BOYNE CITY – The Grand Blanc varsity ski team poses for a group shot at the recent Boyne Mountain Invite. Front: Madeline Brown, Erica Foote, Mariah Foote, Sarah Morgan. Back: Coach Jim Morgan, Mason Faculak, Sam Gottlieb, Graham Prokott, Austin... Read more
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Swissinfo
How the Backer of a Great Steakhouse Became a Fish out of Water(Bloomberg) -- You're great cooking meat, and you've created some of London's m
How the Backer of a Great Steakhouse Became a Fish out of Water
Swissinfo / Posted yesterday
(Bloomberg) -- You're great cooking meat, and you've created some of London's most successful restaurant brands, including one that has hopped the Atlantic to New York. You've come up with a great new idea – fresh fish at modest prices. What could go... Read more
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The Burton View
Hornets make mark at Metro tournament | February 11, 2016The Kearsley wrestling team and coach Luther Brown win the Metro League title t
Hornets make mark at Metro tournament | February 11, 2016
The Burton View / Posted yesterday
The Kearsley wrestling team and coach Luther Brown win the Metro League title this season. Photo provided FENTON The Kearsley wrestling team competed in the Flint Metro League tournament Saturday at Fenton. Kearsley won the league title with 191... Read more
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Swartz Creek View
Odyssey Winterguard takes top spot in 1st competition of ‘16 | February 11, 2016The 2016 Odyssey Winterguard team includes, front row from left, Ricky Shin; Li
Odyssey Winterguard takes top spot in 1st competition of ‘16 | February 11, 2016
Swartz Creek View / Posted yesterday
The 2016 Odyssey Winterguard team includes, front row from left, Ricky Shin; Lizzy Felts, captain; Carly Wykes; and Carrie Warner, captain; second row, Sydney LaMielle, captain; Audra Wilcosh, Allison Loney and Katie Chapman; and third row, Bryce... Read more
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Swartz Creek View
Roundup | February 11, 2016Liam Jarrard finished fourth for Swartz Creek last weekend at the Metro League
Roundup | February 11, 2016
Swartz Creek View / Posted yesterday
Liam Jarrard finished fourth for Swartz Creek last weekend at the Metro League meet at Fenton. Photo by Dan Nilsen BOWLING Swartz Creek senior Jacob Hutcheson won the boys’ title in the Cavalier Invitational Eliminator Singles Championships on... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Advice for baseball’s movers and shakersYou know the old saying about advice — it’s easier to give than take. So we’re
Advice for baseball’s movers and shakers
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted yesterday
You know the old saying about advice — it’s easier to give than take. So we’re officially choosing the path of least resistance. Free counsel to those most in need, whether they want it or not. We’ll start at the top, with former rogue Alex... Read more
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The Davison Index
Roundup | February 11, 2016Davison’s Nick Goyette looks for an outlet pass in the neutral zone. Photo by
Roundup | February 11, 2016
The Davison Index / Posted yesterday
Davison’s Nick Goyette looks for an outlet pass in the neutral zone. Photo by Brandon Pope BOWLING The Davison boys’ team set a Saginaw Valley League record with a 1,200 team game and went on to beat Midland 29-1 last Monday at B’s Bowling Center,... Read more
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Flint Township View
10 families displaced by apartment building fire | February 11, 2016A fire two weeks ago completely destroyed two apartments in this 12-unit Sunrid
10 families displaced by apartment building fire | February 11, 2016
Flint Township View / Posted yesterday
A fire two weeks ago completely destroyed two apartments in this 12-unit Sunridge Apartments building. Photo by Rhonda Sanders FLINT TWP. —Five residents and two firefighters were taken to the hospital for treatment as a result of an early-morning... Read more
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Flint Township View
Thornton Township, Illinois, donates water to Flint Township | February 11, 2016A Thornton Township, Illinois, truck arrived at Sunridge by late afternoon Satu
Thornton Township, Illinois, donates water to Flint Township | February 11, 2016
Flint Township View / Posted yesterday
A Thornton Township, Illinois, truck arrived at Sunridge by late afternoon Saturday. Photos by Rhonda S. Sanders FLINT TWP. — Two truckloads of bottled water collected in Thornton Township, Illinois, immediately south of Chicago, hit the highway... Read more
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Flint Township View
Funeral Friday for former Supervisor Doug Carlton | February 11, 2016Douglas Clayton Carlton FLINT TWP. — Flags at the police and fire stations were
Funeral Friday for former Supervisor Doug Carlton | February 11, 2016
Flint Township View / Posted yesterday
Douglas Clayton Carlton FLINT TWP. — Flags at the police and fire stations were being flown at half-mast all week in memory of former township supervisor Douglas Clayton Carlton, 62, who died on Wednesday, February 3. Carlton served as township... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Flushing away our Disneyland vacation I’ve discovered the cure for children’s constipation. Just go to Disneyland,
Flushing away our Disneyland vacation
The Daily Sentinel / Posted yesterday
I’ve discovered the cure for children’s constipation. Just go to Disneyland, wait in line for an hour, then WHAM! Your child will instantly have to go. I can’t complain though. It was in the mid-70s in Anaheim.... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Highway robbery: Hutchinson's planEver since the second great war, when the automobile became ubiquitous even in
Highway robbery: Hutchinson's plan
Arkansas Times / Posted yesterday
Ever since the second great war, when the automobile became ubiquitous even in poor Arkansas, the one reliable rule of politics was that you couldn't go wrong by asking people to pay more taxes for highways, roads and streets. Rough roads were the... Read more
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heraldscotland
Nine things you wouldn't expect to be found blocking Scottish sewersSchool children have helped launch a new phase of a campaign aimed at reducing
Nine things you wouldn't expect to be found blocking Scottish sewers
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
School children have helped launch a new phase of a campaign aimed at reducing numbers of blockages. The latest stage of Scottish Water’s "Keep the water cycle running smoothly" campaign has a specific focus on bathroom waste. Ahead of the launch... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Hilarious moment former Miss France tries - and fails - at pole-dancing on live TVWARNING: Graphic content. The footage appears to show the man on a violent ramp
Hilarious moment former Miss France tries - and fails - at pole-dancing on live TV
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
WARNING: Graphic content. The footage appears to show the man on a violent rampage in two shops 'Dad of the year' takes wheelchair-bound disabled son to skatepark and the results are magnificent Who says a kid in a wheelchair can't have a whale of a... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Hilarious moment pack of Spanish cyclists struggle to stay upright in merciless coastal high windsA hilarious video has appeared online of Juniper the fox bouncing on the bed an
Hilarious moment pack of Spanish cyclists struggle to stay upright in merciless coastal high winds
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
A hilarious video has appeared online of Juniper the fox bouncing on the bed and clawing at the white sheet Traffic-stopping looks? Blonde woman dancing in hot pants 'causes three-car pile-up' This video shows what happened when a young woman got... Read more
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