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Brisbane Times
Storytelling through images, not words, is what makes great moviesTom Hanks says very little as a man trying to avenge the murder of his family a
Storytelling through images, not words, is what makes great movies
Brisbane Times / Posted 14 minutes ago
Tom Hanks says very little as a man trying to avenge the murder of his family and protect his son played by Tyler Hoechlin in Sam Mendes' film Road To Perdition. Photo: Supplied I did one of those internet polls the other day where you click on... Read more
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The Washington Times
Blu-ray review: Walt Disney Animation Studios Short Films CollectionA famed movie powerhouse built on its legendary cartoons offers some of its bes
Blu-ray review: Walt Disney Animation Studios Short Films Collection
The Washington Times / Posted 18 minutes ago
A famed movie powerhouse built on its legendary cartoons offers some of its best abbreviated efforts in the Walt Disney Animation Studios Short Films Collection (Walt Disney Home Entertainment, rated G, $39.99). A compilation of a dozen shorts... Read more
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TribLIVE
Boys soccer preview: Fresh of winning Section 1-AAA title, Penn-Trafford boys hope to maintain momentum with new coachFor four seasons, coach Rick Nese helped the Penn-Trafford girls soccer team be
Boys soccer preview: Fresh of winning Section 1-AAA title, Penn-Trafford boys hope to maintain momentum with new coach
TribLIVE / Posted 19 minutes ago
For four seasons, coach Rick Nese helped the Penn-Trafford girls soccer team become a contender in the WPIAL. He will now look to find similar results with the boys program. Nese — who went 61-19-1 with four WPIAL and two PIAA playoff appearances... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
News BriefsCORRECTION – The photo credit in last week’s Citizen for the Chesaning varsity
News Briefs
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 22 minutes ago
CORRECTION – The photo credit in last week’s Citizen for the Chesaning varsity football team had the wrong name. Leslie Daniels took the photo. The Citizen appreciates her efforts in providing team photos for the Chesaning fall sports program, and... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
Sunday's tee times for DSGO final roundEndicott, NY (WBNG Binghamton) Here's a look at the tee times and pairings for
Sunday's tee times for DSGO final round
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 22 minutes ago
Endicott, NY (WBNG Binghamton) Here's a look at the tee times and pairings for Sunday's final round at the Dick's Sporting Goods Open. Player/Location/Rd 1/RD 2/Overall Steve Pate Westlake Village, CA 79 73 152 Nolan Henke Ft. Myers, FL 83 76... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Judge is asked to block ban on adoption by gay couplesJACKSON -- Four lesbian couples are asking a federal judge to immediately stop
Judge is asked to block ban on adoption by gay couples
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 31 minutes ago
JACKSON -- Four lesbian couples are asking a federal judge to immediately stop Mississippi from enforcing a law that bans same-sex couples from adopting or taking children into foster care. The request for a preliminary injunction was filed Friday... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Lockport couple seeks to power home with remote wind turbineLOCKPORT – Douglas and Donna Lee Bailey believe in wind energy, so they intend
Lockport couple seeks to power home with remote wind turbine
The Buffalo News / Posted 35 minutes ago
LOCKPORT – Douglas and Donna Lee Bailey believe in wind energy, so they intend to power their Town of Lockport home with it. But the wind turbine won’t be built at their Sharon Drive home. Instead, the tower will be erected on a 19-acre vacant... Read more
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The Record-Journal
Future of school building looms over discussions about closing Durham schoolDURHAM — While the idea of closing Korn Elementary School next school year is s
Future of school building looms over discussions about closing Durham school
The Record-Journal / Posted 48 minutes ago
DURHAM — While the idea of closing Korn Elementary School next school year is studied, members of the public and the Board of Education continue to discuss the future of the building if it is no longer a school. At a recent school board committee... Read more
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The Record-Journal
Roof replaced at historic house in MeridenMERIDEN — The city is in the midst of replacing the roof at the historic Andrew
Roof replaced at historic house in Meriden
The Record-Journal / Posted 48 minutes ago
MERIDEN — The city is in the midst of replacing the roof at the historic Andrews Homestead. The West Main Street building, listed as one of the oldest houses in the city by the Meriden Historical Society, was built about 1760 by Samuel Andrews... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Keokuk woman killed near Wayland, Mo., after car strikes treeQHS higher, QND lower, state stays same on ACT scoresQHS higher, QND lower, sta
Keokuk woman killed near Wayland, Mo., after car strikes tree
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 51 minutes ago
QHS higher, QND lower, state stays same on ACT scoresQHS higher, QND lower, state stays same on ACT scores Quincy High School students performed slightly better, Quincy Notre Dame students performed slightly worse and students across Illinois who... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Louisiana teenager killed in pickup truck crashQHS higher, QND lower, state stays same on ACT scoresQHS higher, QND lower, sta
Louisiana teenager killed in pickup truck crash
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 51 minutes ago
QHS higher, QND lower, state stays same on ACT scoresQHS higher, QND lower, state stays same on ACT scores Quincy High School students performed slightly better, Quincy Notre Dame students performed slightly worse and students across Illinois who... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
Citizens, programs help restore historic buildingsTorin Bales spends his spare time trying to revitalize downtown Victoria. Bale
Citizens, programs help restore historic buildings
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 59 minutes ago
Torin Bales spends his spare time trying to revitalize downtown Victoria. Bales is working on rehabilitating his third downtown building after adding running water and air conditioning to what is now Moonshine Drinkery and adding a patio and... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Kim Phillips: Dentoning goes green for UNT footballTwo weeks ago, Livability.com named Denton No. 5 on the list of the top 10 coll
Kim Phillips: Dentoning goes green for UNT football
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted an hour ago
Two weeks ago, Livability.com named Denton No. 5 on the list of the top 10 college towns in the United States, and my column opened like this: “Word: Dentoning. Definition: Exploring the shops, restaurants, music venues and cultural attractions in... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Katherine Boo to receive Lovejoy Award in Maine AP News | 08/29/15 07:01 am WATERVILLE, Maine (AP) -- A former Washington Po
Katherine Boo to receive Lovejoy Award in Maine
MyMotherLode.com / Posted an hour ago
AP News | 08/29/15 07:01 am WATERVILLE, Maine (AP) -- A former Washington Post reporter who won a Pulitzer Prize for exposing dire conditions in group homes for the mentally disabled will be this... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Lockport couple seeks wind turbine for homeLOCKPORT – Douglas and Donna Lee Bailey believe in wind energy, so they intend
Lockport couple seeks wind turbine for home
The Buffalo News / Posted an hour ago
LOCKPORT – Douglas and Donna Lee Bailey believe in wind energy, so they intend to power their Town of Lockport home with it. But the wind turbine won’t be built at their Sharon Drive home. Instead, the tower will be erected on a 19-acre vacant... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
All Blacks' 'phoney war' ends tonightThe anxiety that has been clinging to the All Blacks since the extended squad w
All Blacks' 'phoney war' ends tonight
Otago Daily Times / Posted an hour ago
The anxiety that has been clinging to the All Blacks since the extended squad was first announced in June, will finally be gone. They will have their 31 men and with confirmation will come relief rather than euphoria. Relief shouldn't be... Read more
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TribLIVE
Fund fees within investor controlNEW YORK — Do the stock market's big swings have you feeling helpless? Althoug
Fund fees within investor control
TribLIVE / Posted an hour ago
NEW YORK — Do the stock market's big swings have you feeling helpless? Although you can't control what happens in Shanghai — or the fact that troubles in China can drag down stocks here by 10 percent in just over a week — you do have control over... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
RiverDogs Bested by Tourists 5-2 in Series OpenerIsaias Tejeda hit a two-run home run in the ninth inning, but it was not enough
RiverDogs Bested by Tourists 5-2 in Series Opener
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted an hour ago
Isaias Tejeda hit a two-run home run in the ninth inning, but it was not enough as the Charleston RiverDogs dropped the opener of a five-game series 5-2 to the Asheville Tourists in front of 6,031 fans at Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park. Tejeda’s home... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sacramento-area prep football season opens with plenty of memorable momentsAs opening nights go, this one offered a bit of everything: emotional starts ti
Sacramento-area prep football season opens with plenty of memorable moments
The Sacramento Bee / Posted an hour ago
As opening nights go, this one offered a bit of everything: emotional starts tied to tragedy, frantic finishes, frantic fathers coaching their sons, new-field bliss, coaching returns and milestones, player movement and abrupt endings of games because... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sacramento parks staff shrunk as acreage roseSacramento has more parks than it used to, but those parks are less well tended
Sacramento parks staff shrunk as acreage rose
The Sacramento Bee / Posted an hour ago
Sacramento has more parks than it used to, but those parks are less well tended. Total park acreage in Sacramento has nearly quadrupled in the last 30 years. At the same time, the number of employees responsible for cleaning bathrooms, mowing lawns,... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Fundraising deadline nears for Frankfort school projectA group of northeast Kansans is making headway in its efforts to save and renov
Fundraising deadline nears for Frankfort school project
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted an hour ago
A group of northeast Kansans is making headway in its efforts to save and renovate a historic elementary school in Frankfort. However, the deadline for an important fundraising campaign is approaching, and they are hoping to raise the more than... Read more
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Canberra Times
Bart Cummings: Australians, racing identities react to the passing of a legendLegendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense
Bart Cummings: Australians, racing identities react to the passing of a legend
Canberra Times / Posted an hour ago
Legendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense of the word" following his death at the age of 87 on Sunday. The 12-time Melbourne Cup winning trainer passed away "peacefully in his sleep", according to son... Read more
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The Huffington Post
What 4 Top Catholic Archbishops Expect From The Pope's VisitSpeaking in Philadelphia over the weekend at the annual conference of the Relig
What 4 Top Catholic Archbishops Expect From The Pope's Visit
The Huffington Post / Posted an hour ago
Speaking in Philadelphia over the weekend at the annual conference of the Religion Newswriters Association, high-ranking church officials who have helped plan the pope’s six-day visit to Washington, D.C., Philadelphia and New York, which begins Sept.... Read more
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Hartford Courant
After Pharoah's Loss, Owner Might Retire HimSARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. — Maybe it was jet lag. Maybe it was because he got bump
After Pharoah's Loss, Owner Might Retire Him
Hartford Courant / Posted an hour ago
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. — Maybe it was jet lag. Maybe it was because he got bumped a half-dozen times. Maybe the great horse simply had an off day. Or maybe American Pharoah spent too much of his champion's spirit fending off Frosted. Ahmed Zayat... Read more
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OregonLive.com
After touch-go morning, high winds subside on Canyon Creek fireJOHN DAY — In firefighting parlance, Saturday was what's known as a "dynamic da
After touch-go morning, high winds subside on Canyon Creek fire
OregonLive.com / Posted 2 hours ago
JOHN DAY — In firefighting parlance, Saturday was what's known as a "dynamic day" on the Canyon Creek Complex fire that's been gobbling up timber to the tune of 87,000 acres in about three weeks. At about 5:30 a.m., the high winds that pounded much... Read more
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Daily Mail
Minecraft inventor hates being a billionaire: Swedish programmer Markus Persson claims he's 'never felt more isolated' sinc
Minecraft inventor hates being a billionaire
Daily Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
: Swedish programmer Markus Persson claims he's 'never felt more isolated' since selling company for £1.5bn Billionaire said 'human interaction becomes impossible' with huge wealth Said 'problem with... Read more
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The Border Mail
Bart Cummings: Australians, racing identities react to the passing of a legendLegendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense
Bart Cummings: Australians, racing identities react to the passing of a legend
The Border Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
Legendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense of the word" following his death at the age of 87 on Sunday. Legendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense of the word" following his... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Bart Cummings: Australians, racing identities react to the passing of a legendLegendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense
Bart Cummings: Australians, racing identities react to the passing of a legend
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
Legendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense of the word" following his death at the age of 87 on Sunday. The 12-time Melbourne Cup winning trainer passed away "peacefully in his sleep", according to son... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Hype surrounds hearing as Freddie Gray case heads to courtAfter months of sharply worded motions by prosecutors and defense attorneys, le
Hype surrounds hearing as Freddie Gray case heads to court
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 hours ago
After months of sharply worded motions by prosecutors and defense attorneys, legal questions surrounding the officers charged in Freddie Gray's arrest and death will be aired publicly for the first time Wednesday in a solemn, wood-paneled courtroom... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Bart Cummings: Australians, racing identities react to the passing of a legendLegendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense
Bart Cummings: Australians, racing identities react to the passing of a legend
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 hours ago
Legendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense of the word" following his death at the age of 87 on Sunday. Legendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense of the word" following his... Read more
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The Courier
Bart Cummings: Australians, racing identities react to the passing of a legendLegendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense
Bart Cummings: Australians, racing identities react to the passing of a legend
The Courier / Posted 2 hours ago
Legendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense of the word" following his death at the age of 87 on Sunday. Legendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense of the word" following his... Read more
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The Daily Texan
UT to remove statues of Jefferson, Wilson on SundayThe Jefferson Davis statue was not removed from the Main Mall due to a temporar
UT to remove statues of Jefferson, Wilson on Sunday
The Daily Texan / Posted 2 hours ago
The Jefferson Davis statue was not removed from the Main Mall due to a temporary restraining order filed by the Sons of Confederate Veterans. The order will be heard by a district judge today. The University will remove the Jefferson Davis and... Read more
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heraldscotland
Hibernian 2 Raith Rovers 0: Keatings king for a day“He’s a natural goalscorer,” said Stubbs, who still plans to add another forwar
Hibernian 2 Raith Rovers 0: Keatings king for a day
heraldscotland / Posted 2 hours ago
“He’s a natural goalscorer,” said Stubbs, who still plans to add another forward in the coming days. “He’s got one thing on his mind, as soon as he has his first touch he is looking to get a shot or hit the target as soon as possible. “He does... Read more
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WA Today
Storytelling through images, not words, is what makes great moviesTom Hanks says very little as a man trying to avenge the murder of his family a
Storytelling through images, not words, is what makes great movies
WA Today / Posted 2 hours ago
Tom Hanks says very little as a man trying to avenge the murder of his family and protect his son played by Tyler Hoechlin in Sam Mendes' film Road To Perdition. Photo: Supplied I did one of those internet polls the other day where you click on... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
The Word Our Victory: Your GoliathWE all have Goliaths in our lives, these big marauding things that stand in our
The Word Our Victory: Your Goliath
New Zimbabwe / Posted 2 hours ago
WE all have Goliaths in our lives, these big marauding things that stand in our way. Wherever we turn they are there, tall, stoic and ready to pounce on us. We have Goliaths of many forms. They could be people, circumstances and or issues; things... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Knights eager to help George O'Leary become UCF's all-time wins leaderThere are no questions about the UCF football team's identity. The Knights are
Knights eager to help George O'Leary become UCF's all-time wins leader
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 hours ago
There are no questions about the UCF football team's identity. The Knights are and always have been a blue-collar football program, relying on athletes overachieving on and off the field. But the questions about the 2015 UCF football team's legacy... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Tramel: Oklahoma State offensive linemen survive horror flicks of 2014OSU's line was young, and then it lost shifty quarterback J.W. Walsh (a mobile
Tramel: Oklahoma State offensive linemen survive horror flicks of 2014
The Oklahoman / Posted 2 hours ago
OSU's line was young, and then it lost shifty quarterback J.W. Walsh (a mobile QB is a line's best friend), and then injuries mounted, and soon enough, what had become a Cowboy staple, a solid front wall, was a shadow of its predecessors. A zombie... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
The Best Way To Truss A Chicken For Juicy Meat And Crispy SkinIn the world of kitchen tips and tricks, there seems to be an never-ending supp
The Best Way To Truss A Chicken For Juicy Meat And Crispy Skin
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 2 hours ago
In the world of kitchen tips and tricks, there seems to be an never-ending supply of “you’ve been doing it all wrong” type of articles. I’ve seen various websites and videos alike declare that their method of wrapping kitchen twine around a bird is... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Prep football: The Bee’s top-ranked teams win – some easily, some notThe Bee’s top five high school football teams scored impressive opening-night v
Prep football: The Bee’s top-ranked teams win – some easily, some not
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 hours ago
The Bee’s top five high school football teams scored impressive opening-night victories, facing teams near and far. A closer look: No. 1 Folsom, 27, Clayton Valley Charter 26 at Folsom – The Bulldogs rallied to beat the Ugly Eagles of Concord in the... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
UC Davis launches researchers into startupResearch scientist Paul Feldstein confidently talks about leaving his post at U
UC Davis launches researchers into startup
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 hours ago
Research scientist Paul Feldstein confidently talks about leaving his post at University of California, Davis, soon for a full-time job as the president and chief executive of his own company, a fledgling startup known as DtoR Inc. No one would ever... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Bart Cummings: Australians, racing identities react to the passing of a legendLegendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense
Bart Cummings: Australians, racing identities react to the passing of a legend
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 hours ago
Legendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense of the word" following his death at the age of 87 on Sunday. Legendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense of the word" following his... Read more
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The Young Witness
Bart Cummings: Australians, racing identities react to the passing of a legendLegendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense
Bart Cummings: Australians, racing identities react to the passing of a legend
The Young Witness / Posted 2 hours ago
Legendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense of the word" following his death at the age of 87 on Sunday. Legendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense of the word" following his... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Jacksonville ministry raising money to build Eureka Garden's playgroundTwo months after Jacksonville’s new sheriff said he heard Eureka Gardens apartm
Jacksonville ministry raising money to build Eureka Garden's playground
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 2 hours ago
Two months after Jacksonville’s new sheriff said he heard Eureka Gardens apartment complex parents complain that their children “Don’t come outside and play” during his first crime prevention walk there, a local ministry has begun a fund-raising... Read more
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The Star
Dong Zong’s ugly show must end nowIT is a relief to see Dong Zong successfully convening an anticipated extraordi
Dong Zong’s ugly show must end now
The Star / Posted 2 hours ago
IT is a relief to see Dong Zong successfully convening an anticipated extraordinary general meeting (EGM) last Sunday to oust its feuding leaders and elect a new central committee to put an end to its 20-month crisis, despite violent protests held... Read more
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The Star
‘I do’ turning too soon to ‘I don’t’‘It cannot be denied that the number of divorce cases is increasing every year.
‘I do’ turning too soon to ‘I don’t’
The Star / Posted 2 hours ago
‘It cannot be denied that the number of divorce cases is increasing every year.’ SAYING “I do” to the one you love is easier than keeping the vow to stay together “til death do us part”. Or so it would seem, as divorce becomes more common... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
NMSU teams up with University of Arizona to train Mexican universities in extensionLAS CRUCES >> New Mexico State University's Cooperative Extension Service
NMSU teams up with University of Arizona to train Mexican universities in extension
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 2 hours ago
LAS CRUCES >> New Mexico State University's Cooperative Extension Service has partnered with the University of Arizona to help several Mexican universities increase their capacity to develop and deliver extension programs in rural communities... Read more
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Canberra Times
Storytelling through images, not words, is what makes great moviesTom Hanks says very little as a man trying to avenge the murder of his family a
Storytelling through images, not words, is what makes great movies
Canberra Times / Posted 2 hours ago
Tom Hanks says very little as a man trying to avenge the murder of his family and protect his son played by Tyler Hoechlin in Sam Mendes' film Road To Perdition. Photo: Supplied I did one of those internet polls the other day where you click on... Read more
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Western Advocate
Bart Cummings: Australians, racing identities react to the passing of a legendLegendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense
Bart Cummings: Australians, racing identities react to the passing of a legend
Western Advocate / Posted 2 hours ago
Legendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense of the word" following his death at the age of 87 on Sunday. Legendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense of the word" following his... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Bart Cummings: Australians, racing identities react to the passing of a legendLegendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense
Bart Cummings: Australians, racing identities react to the passing of a legend
Kiama Independent / Posted 2 hours ago
Legendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense of the word" following his death at the age of 87 on Sunday. Legendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense of the word" following his... Read more
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Manning River Times
Bart Cummings: Australians, racing identities react to the passing of a legendLegendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense
Bart Cummings: Australians, racing identities react to the passing of a legend
Manning River Times / Posted 2 hours ago
Legendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense of the word" following his death at the age of 87 on Sunday. Legendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense of the word" following his... Read more
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