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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Federal grant to provide wetland acreage for Lake Huron parkTRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) - Michigan is receiving a $900,000 grant from the U.S
Federal grant to provide wetland acreage for Lake Huron park
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 51 minutes ago
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) - Michigan is receiving a $900,000 grant from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to help conserve wetlands on the coast of Lake Huron. The funding will go to the state Department of Natural Resources to protect over 570... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Frogs, fish, radiation, GM mosquitoes, fumigation and bacteria - six weapons against ZikaScientists are devising numerous ways to try and stamp out the mosquitoes whose
Frogs, fish, radiation, GM mosquitoes, fumigation and bacteria - six weapons against Zika
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 52 minutes ago
Scientists are devising numerous ways to try and stamp out the mosquitoes whose bites spread the virus, which they suspect can cause brain damage in babies and paralysis in adults. Some want to wipe out baby mosquito larvae in standing water where... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Chesapeake Conservancy: Obama budget contains $29M for bayRICHMOND, Va. (AP) - The Chesapeake Conservancy says the Obama administration i
Chesapeake Conservancy: Obama budget contains $29M for bay
WVVA Bluefield / Posted an hour ago
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - The Chesapeake Conservancy says the Obama administration included $29 million in the fiscal 2017 budget for land conservation across the Chesapeake Bay watershed. The conservation group says the funding will help protect... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Federal grant to provide wetland acreage for Lake Huron parkTRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) - Michigan is receiving a $900,000 grant from the U.S
Federal grant to provide wetland acreage for Lake Huron park
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted an hour ago
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) - Michigan is receiving a $900,000 grant from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to help conserve wetlands on the coast of Lake Huron. The funding will go to the state Department of Natural Resources to protect over 570... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
It's an Uphill Task Moving Giraffes in Murchison Falls ParkTall and majestic, eight Rothschild's giraffes (five male) stand proud, locked
It's an Uphill Task Moving Giraffes in Murchison Falls Park
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Tall and majestic, eight Rothschild's giraffes (five male) stand proud, locked up in a Boma made from strong, wooden poles reinforced with metal wires. In the early morning, they gaze down at the humans watching them curiously. There are two sections... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Federal grant to provide wetland acreage for Lake Huron parkTRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) - Michigan is receiving a $900,000 grant from the U.S
Federal grant to provide wetland acreage for Lake Huron park
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted an hour ago
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) - Michigan is receiving a $900,000 grant from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to help conserve wetlands on the coast of Lake Huron. The funding will go to the state Department of Natural Resources to protect over 570... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Fish, other mosquitoes now warriors in Zika battleThe Aedes Aegypti mosquito larvae are photographed at a laboratory of the Minis
Fish, other mosquitoes now warriors in Zika battle
News 24 South Africa / Posted an hour ago
The Aedes Aegypti mosquito larvae are photographed at a laboratory of the Ministry of Health of El Salvador in San Salvador, February 7, 2016. (Marvin Recinos, AFP) San Salvador – With larva-chomping fish and genetically modified insects, Latin... Read more
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Medical News Today
How Often Should I Eat Tuna?Canned tuna is often the most common source of mercury in the diet. The term t
How Often Should I Eat Tuna?
Medical News Today / Posted 2 hours ago
Canned tuna is often the most common source of mercury in the diet. The term tuna encompasses several species of fish, including skipjack, albacore, yellowfin and bigeye tuna. Skipjack is the most commonly consumed species, making up over 70% of the... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
Rare dormice 'could be under threat' at Newlands CornerA report by the Surrey Dormouse Group (SDG), which has been sent to Surrey Coun
Rare dormice 'could be under threat' at Newlands Corner
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 3 hours ago
A report by the Surrey Dormouse Group (SDG), which has been sent to Surrey County Council, details the various concerns the organisation has raised regarding the plans for a visitor centre, coach park, large café, play trails and shopping space. The... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Mourinho convinced Manchester United move is a 'done deal'United have held talks with Mourinho's representatives in recent weeks and, how
Mourinho convinced Manchester United move is a 'done deal'
Manchester Evening News / Posted 3 hours ago
United have held talks with Mourinho's representatives in recent weeks and, however much Mourinho's flirtation with The Reds has resembled Brian Clough's overtures to the England national side, this one looks like it might actually come off. Ed... Read more
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The Alpena News
Negwegon State Park to receive state grantThe National Coastal Wetlands Conservation Grant is one among 28 projects in 12
Negwegon State Park to receive state grant
The Alpena News / Posted 3 hours ago
The National Coastal Wetlands Conservation Grant is one among 28 projects in 12 states funded by the program this year, according to a U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service release. It'll be used to purchase 390 acres of privately owned land along Negwegon... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Not Going to Take it Anymore - Doctors in the Pacific Northwest UnionizeThe biggest problem with rent an MBA managers is that they don’t understand the
Not Going to Take it Anymore - Doctors in the Pacific Northwest Unionize
Naked Capitalism / Posted 3 hours ago
The biggest problem with rent an MBA managers is that they don’t understand the business. Not understanding the business means they don’t know how to grow it through investment, they only really understand efficiency savings and cuts. With this... Read more
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Perth Now
All about our Newspapers in Education seriesStudents focus on the Anzac spirit in The Sunday Times News in Education series
All about our Newspapers in Education series
Perth Now / Posted 3 hours ago
Students focus on the Anzac spirit in The Sunday Times News in Education series for term 1, Forever Heroes, The Western Front. WELCOME to The Sunday Times Newspapers in Education series for 2016. Each school term we will provide you with excellent... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Hunting houbara: royal kidnap casts spotlight on Gulf 'sport of kings'DOHA: Every year the houbara bustard, a rare desert bird whose meat is prized b
Hunting houbara: royal kidnap casts spotlight on Gulf 'sport of kings'
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 hours ago
DOHA: Every year the houbara bustard, a rare desert bird whose meat is prized by Arab sheikhs as an aphrodisiac, migrates from Central Asia to the far reaches of Iraq and Pakistan in search of a mild climate and a place to breed. Its arrival sets... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Sleeping with the Enemy brought Julia Roberts - and one heck of a house - to Wrightsville BeachThe beach house used for "Sleeping with the Enemy" was built north of Shell Isl
Sleeping with the Enemy brought Julia Roberts - and one heck of a house - to Wrightsville Beach
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 hours ago
The beach house used for "Sleeping with the Enemy" was built north of Shell Island in 1990. It was demolished after filming and the beach restored.StarNewsOnline.comFebruary 8, 2016 9:56 AM

In 2012, in an unscientific poll, StarNews readers Read more

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AllAfrica.com
Why Nigeria Must Invest Heavily in the Forest Sector - StakeholdersStakeholders in the forest sector, have urged governments at all levels to inve
Why Nigeria Must Invest Heavily in the Forest Sector - Stakeholders
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 hours ago
Stakeholders in the forest sector, have urged governments at all levels to invest heavily in the sector because of its huge potential in addressing the nation's emerging environmental, social and economic challenges. They made the appeal last week... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
People power helps Carnaby's cockies survivePeople power helping to save threatened Carnaby's cockatoos in urban environmen
People power helps Carnaby's cockies survive
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 hours ago
People power helping to save threatened Carnaby's cockatoos in urban environment Community volunteers and a push to re-create bush habitats in the suburbs could be the key to saving threatened species like the Carnaby's black cockatoo, as bushfires... Read more
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Gazette News
MP Will Quince to give speech about banning circus animals in Parliament todayCOLCHESTER’S MP will bid to ban the use of wild animals in travelling circuses.
MP Will Quince to give speech about banning circus animals in Parliament today
Gazette News / Posted 4 hours ago
COLCHESTER’S MP will bid to ban the use of wild animals in travelling circuses. Conservative Will Quince is due to deliver a Private Members Bill in Parliament today to persuade the Government to create a law against the practice. In his speech, he... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
How to get rid of monkeys of Putrajaya? – Bakri Musa Published: 10 February 2016 1:00 PM I was visiting my old village near Sri M
How to get rid of monkeys of Putrajaya? – Bakri Musa
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 5 hours ago
Published: 10 February 2016 1:00 PM I was visiting my old village near Sri Menanti, Negri Sembilan, recently and was struck by an unexpected but common sight. That is, the absence of any fruit... Read more
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Science Daily
Behind the levees: Flood risk can be higher with levees than without themLevees often prevent costly flood damages and even loss of life. However, when
Behind the levees: Flood risk can be higher with levees than without them
Science Daily / Posted 6 hours ago
Levees often prevent costly flood damages and even loss of life. However, when those levees overtop or fail, and water spills onto the floodplain, the long-term damage can be far worse than if those levees were not there, the study found. The study,... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
New technology could protect birds of prey from wind turbinesBOULDER, Colo. - Researchers at Auburn University are testing a new detection s
New technology could protect birds of prey from wind turbines
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 6 hours ago
BOULDER, Colo. - Researchers at Auburn University are testing a new detection system that could save the lives of birds of prey. Those tests are happening at National Wind Technology Center near the City of Boulder. With several large wind turbines... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Drain containers to prevent Zika virusA simple solution to combating the threat of the Zika virus is to drain water f
Drain containers to prevent Zika virus
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 6 hours ago
A simple solution to combating the threat of the Zika virus is to drain water from any containers in your yard since it's the preferred habitat for breeding the mosquitoes that carry the infection, according to the Florida Department of Health in... Read more
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KHSL Chico-Redding
Fall in Love with monca II is SaturdayFall in love with monca II takes place this Saturday, February 13th, from Noon
Fall in Love with monca II is Saturday
KHSL Chico-Redding / Posted 7 hours ago
Fall in love with monca II takes place this Saturday, February 13th, from Noon to 5 p.m. at the Habitat Lab, 199 East 13th Street in Chico. It's a benefit photo exhibition and sale, for the Museum of Northern California Art. The show will feature... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Fish, other mosquitoes now warriors in Zika battle Fumigation can be effective in reducing the adult mosquito population. Some
Fish, other mosquitoes now warriors in Zika battle
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 7 hours ago
Fumigation can be effective in reducing the adult mosquito population. Some want to wipe out baby mosquito larvae in standing water where the insects breed. (Photo: AFP) Playa San Diego, El... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Fish, other mosquitoes now warriors in Zika battle Sambo fish are pictured before being distributed for a mosquito control proje
Fish, other mosquitoes now warriors in Zika battle
Manila Bulletin / Posted 8 hours ago
Sambo fish are pictured before being distributed for a mosquito control project in the village of San Diego village, in La Libertad, Salvador, on February 4, 2016. AFP PHOTO / MARVIN RECINOS / AFP /... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Dolphin dies of unknown causes at SeaWorld San Antonio, fourth mammal death at park since JulyA 12-year-old male dolphin died of unknown causes at SeaWorld San Antonio last
Dolphin dies of unknown causes at SeaWorld San Antonio, fourth mammal death at park since July
Dallas Morning News / Posted 9 hours ago
A 12-year-old male dolphin died of unknown causes at SeaWorld San Antonio last week, the fourth mammal death at the park since last July, park officials in San Antonio said. The death has prompted calls from animal rights supporters to relocate the... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Guest commentary: Walter Ruehling: Time to look at ways to preserve the redwoods in these drought years"Where have all the redwoods gone?" might soon be on our collective lips. For t
Guest commentary: Walter Ruehling: Time to look at ways to preserve the redwoods in these drought years
Oakland Tribune / Posted 9 hours ago
"Where have all the redwoods gone?" might soon be on our collective lips. For the past couple of years I shuddered coming down Country Hills Drive right off Hillcrest In Antioch seeing a clump of six browned trees. Just yesterday, though, the shock... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Baby giraffe finds its feet at Mogo | PHOTOS, VIDEOSThe Eurobodalla's newest resident is a 1.5 metre tall bundle of joy. RELATED C
Baby giraffe finds its feet at Mogo | PHOTOS, VIDEOS
Kiama Independent / Posted 9 hours ago
The Eurobodalla's newest resident is a 1.5 metre tall bundle of joy. RELATED CONTENT: A 1.5 metre tall bundle of joy was welcomed to the Mogo Zoo family on January 27 when a rothschild giraffe gave birth for the fifth time. A team of zoo keepers... Read more
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New Kerala
Here is how Lance Naik Hanamanthappa survived in SiachenNew Delhi, Feb. 9 : As the nation prays for Lance Naik Hanamanthappa Koppad who
Here is how Lance Naik Hanamanthappa survived in Siachen
New Kerala / Posted 9 hours ago
New Delhi, Feb. 9 : As the nation prays for Lance Naik Hanamanthappa Koppad who survived after being snowed in 25 feet below the surface for six days after an avalanche hit the Army base in Siachen, his miraculous survival and rescue has left many... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Universal Apartment Opened at HillcrestA big unveiling Tuesday of a unique apartment space for Hillcrest Transitional
Universal Apartment Opened at Hillcrest
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 9 hours ago
A big unveiling Tuesday of a unique apartment space for Hillcrest Transitional Housing and Blue Skies Home Care. The completed apartment found on Parkway A in St. Joseph is designed for those living with a disability and looking for more... Read more
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The Signal
SCV group voices the harmony of loveWhen the Santa Clarita Valley Men of Harmony greet you, it’s with a dozen smile
SCV group voices the harmony of love
The Signal / Posted 9 hours ago
When the Santa Clarita Valley Men of Harmony greet you, it’s with a dozen smiles accompanied by warm eye contact, two dozen jazz hands, a tiered harmonized vocal treatment of “hello,” “hello,” “hello” — and, of course, lots and lots of love. It’s... Read more
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examiner.com
Aerial gunners slaughtering wolves in Idaho Wilderness area right nowCapitulating (again) to the hunting lobby, the state of Idaho has begun another
Aerial gunners slaughtering wolves in Idaho Wilderness area right now
examiner.com / Posted 9 hours ago
Capitulating (again) to the hunting lobby, the state of Idaho has begun another onslaught on wolves. The state has hired the widely-criticized federal USDA APHIS Wildlife Services to bring in professional hunters in helicopters - paid for at taxpayer... Read more
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News.com.au
Warming major threat to wildlifeA curious koala joey comes in for a close-up at Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary. P
Warming major threat to wildlife
News.com.au / Posted 10 hours ago
A curious koala joey comes in for a close-up at Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary. Picture: LUKE MARSDEN AUSTRALIA’S much-loved koala is among hundreds of vulnerable species around the globe suffering due to climate change, a meeting of international... Read more
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Business Wire
Groundbreaking Set for Environmental Project That Will Benefit South Orange CountyALISO VIEJO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The City of Aliso Viejo on February 22 wi
Groundbreaking Set for Environmental Project That Will Benefit South Orange County
Business Wire / Posted 10 hours ago
ALISO VIEJO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The City of Aliso Viejo on February 22 will break ground on an innovative environmental project that will naturally treat urban runoff from four South Orange County cities and significantly improve water quality... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Obama again proposes cut in Great Lakes protection programTRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — For the third consecutive year, President Barack Ob
Obama again proposes cut in Great Lakes protection program
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 10 hours ago
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — For the third consecutive year, President Barack Obama is proposing to cut a program that focuses on the Great Lakes' biggest environmental threats. Obama's budget released Tuesday requests $250 million for the Great... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Utah sues federal government over plan to protect greater sage-grouseThe greater sage-grouse, a bird best known for its flamboyant mating ritual, ha
Utah sues federal government over plan to protect greater sage-grouse
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 11 hours ago
The greater sage-grouse, a bird best known for its flamboyant mating ritual, has become embroiled in a tussle over states’ rights, with Utah suing the federal government over its protection of the threatened species. Utah’s lawsuit claims that a... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
Saving whooping cranes requires cooperationWhooping cranes are one of North America's most endangered birds and efforts to
Saving whooping cranes requires cooperation
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 11 hours ago
Whooping cranes are one of North America's most endangered birds and efforts to save the species from the brink of extinction have garnered much support from the public, nonprofits and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. The government agency called... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Warming a threat to wildlife: expert Australia's much-loved koala is among hundreds of vulnerable species around t
Warming a threat to wildlife: expert
Adelaide Now / Posted 11 hours ago
Australia's much-loved koala is among hundreds of vulnerable species around the globe suffering due to climate change, a meeting of international experts has been told. In Hobart on Wednesday, visiting biology... Read more
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Payson Roundup
Weather Conditions Change Location for Burning Near PaysonTonto National Forest fire specialists are changing burn locations based on cur
Weather Conditions Change Location for Burning Near Payson
Payson Roundup / Posted 11 hours ago
Tonto National Forest fire specialists are changing burn locations based on current weather conditions. Starting Wednesday, February 10, 2016, fire specialists will begin eliminating 374 acres of vegetative debris piles near Erosion Tank, which is... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Florida man charged with throwing alligator into Wendy'sFlorida authorities have arrested a man accused of throwing a live alligator th
Florida man charged with throwing alligator into Wendy's
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 11 hours ago
Florida authorities have arrested a man accused of throwing a live alligator through a restaurant's drive-thru window. Investigators identified Joshua James, of Jupiter, Florida, as the man who tossed the 3 1/2-foot reptile into a Wendy's last fall,... Read more
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Herald Sun
Warming a threat to wildlife: expert Australia's much-loved koala is among hundreds of vulnerable species around t
Warming a threat to wildlife: expert
Herald Sun / Posted 11 hours ago
Australia's much-loved koala is among hundreds of vulnerable species around the globe suffering due to climate change, a meeting of international experts has been told. In Hobart on Wednesday, visiting biology... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Warming a threat to wildlife: expert Australia's much-loved koala is among hundreds of vulnerable species around t
Warming a threat to wildlife: expert
The Courier Mail / Posted 11 hours ago
Australia's much-loved koala is among hundreds of vulnerable species around the globe suffering due to climate change, a meeting of international experts has been told. In Hobart on Wednesday, visiting biology... Read more
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NBC News
Sick Dolphin Latest Animal Death at Texas SeaWorldAn ailing 12-year-old dolphin that was part of SeaWorld's stable of underwater
Sick Dolphin Latest Animal Death at Texas SeaWorld
NBC News / Posted 11 hours ago
An ailing 12-year-old dolphin that was part of SeaWorld's stable of underwater mammals died last week — becoming the fourth death since last summer, said park officials in San Antonio. A necropsy is being done to determine how Dart died, SeaWorld... Read more
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BC Local News
Salmon River advocates voice pipeline fears to energy boardLangley’s Salmon River Enhancement Society made its case regarding the Trans Mo
Salmon River advocates voice pipeline fears to energy board
BC Local News / Posted 11 hours ago
Langley’s Salmon River Enhancement Society made its case regarding the Trans Mountain Pipeline expansion during a 40-minute presentation to the National Energy Board on Jan. 23. The local environmental group was one of several intervenors to speak... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Fries with that? Florida man accused of tossing gator into drive-through windowFlorida authorities have arrested a man accused of throwing a live alligator th
Fries with that? Florida man accused of tossing gator into drive-through window
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 11 hours ago
Florida authorities have arrested a man accused of throwing a live alligator through a restaurant's drive-through window. Investigators identified Joshua James, of Jupiter, Florida, as the man who tossed the 3 1/2-foot reptile into a Wendy's last... Read more
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Cabot Star-Herald
Black History Month banquet Friday at LonokeHallowed Ground: Sites of African American Memories, is the theme of the 2016 B
Black History Month banquet Friday at Lonoke
Cabot Star-Herald / Posted 11 hours ago
Hallowed Ground: Sites of African American Memories, is the theme of the 2016 Black History Month Banquet sponsored by the George Washington Carver High School Alumni Association. The Banquet will be 6:30 p.m., Friday Feb. 12, in the cafeteria of... Read more
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The Morning Sun
Proceeds to help struggling familyPITTSBURG — The Habitat for Humanity of Crawford County’s spaghetti fundraiser
Proceeds to help struggling family
The Morning Sun / Posted 11 hours ago
PITTSBURG — The Habitat for Humanity of Crawford County’s spaghetti fundraiser on Thursday will benefit a struggling father and his two children.They just need orders.Proceeds from the spaghetti dinner at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Pittsburg from... Read more
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Langley Times
Salmon River advocates voice pipeline fears to energy boardLangley’s Salmon River Enhancement Society made its case regarding the Trans Mo
Salmon River advocates voice pipeline fears to energy board
Langley Times / Posted 11 hours ago
Langley’s Salmon River Enhancement Society made its case regarding the Trans Mountain Pipeline expansion during a 40-minute presentation to the National Energy Board on Jan. 23. The local environmental group was one of several intervenors to speak... Read more
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WJHG Panama City
"It's a girl!" Gulf World announces birth of bottlenose dolphinLuna swims with her new calf, born Monday February 8th, 2016 at 3:30 A.M.. PAN
"It's a girl!" Gulf World announces birth of bottlenose dolphin
WJHG Panama City / Posted 11 hours ago
Luna swims with her new calf, born Monday February 8th, 2016 at 3:30 A.M.. PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) -- Gulf World by Dolphin Discovery says there's a new addition to its dolphin family: A female calf born Monday morning in the main... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Mourinho has told friends he believes he WILL be the next Man United managerThe 53-year-old Portuguese, axed by Chelsea in December after leading them to h
Mourinho has told friends he believes he WILL be the next Man United manager
Daily Mirror / Posted 12 hours ago
The 53-year-old Portuguese, axed by Chelsea in December after leading them to his third Premier League title last term, is now said to be very confident of locking horns across Manchester with old La Liga rival Pep Guardiola. But with the Red Devils... Read more
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