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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Stripes & Strikes returning to USSSA World SeriesPALMYRA — The Stripes & Strikes 18u GOLD softball team swept four games in the
Stripes & Strikes returning to USSSA World Series
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 3 minutes ago
PALMYRA — The Stripes & Strikes 18u GOLD softball team swept four games in the USSSA 18u A World Series Qualifier, sending the team to Orlando, Fla. for the second year in a row. Last year, Stripes & Strikes placed third in the country, winning... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Jr. High BasketballSchuylkill LeagueEighth Grade ❒ Tamaqua 51, Shenandoah Valley 28 — The Blue Ra
Jr. High Basketball
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 3 minutes ago
Schuylkill LeagueEighth Grade ❒ Tamaqua 51, Shenandoah Valley 28 — The Blue Raiders wrapped up a 15-1-1 season with a 23-point win over the Blue Devils. Lucas Gregoire scored a game-high 17 points and Nate Boyle added nine for Tamaqua. Shenandoah... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
NDES downs ColtsSherod Sharif scored all eight of Notre Dame of East Stroudsburg’s points in th
NDES downs Colts
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 3 minutes ago
Sherod Sharif scored all eight of Notre Dame of East Stroudsburg’s points in the fourth quarter as the visiting Spartans downed Marian 37-28 in non-league boys basketball action on Friday in Hometown. Sharif finished with a game-high 18 points.... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
GIRLS' HOOPS: Minersville tops Marian to win 2nd Schuylkill League titlePOTTSVILLE — Abby Schoffstall has felt what it’s like to both win and lose cham
GIRLS' HOOPS: Minersville tops Marian to win 2nd Schuylkill League title
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 3 minutes ago
POTTSVILLE — Abby Schoffstall has felt what it’s like to both win and lose championships. The latter is something she never wanted to feel again. So far, so good. Schoffstall scored a game-high 21 points as undefeated Minersville claimed the... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Baker: Husband’s firing payback from within Wolf administrationState Sen. Lisa Baker on Friday claimed the abrupt firing of her husband from h
Baker: Husband’s firing payback from within Wolf administration
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 3 minutes ago
State Sen. Lisa Baker on Friday claimed the abrupt firing of her husband from his high-ranking state job was ordered by Gov. Tom Wolf’s staff as political retribution against her. The termination of Gary Baker — who was Northeast regional director... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Locations ready for cold weekendThis weekend Hazleton residents may want to consider staying home in front of a
Locations ready for cold weekend
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 3 minutes ago
This weekend Hazleton residents may want to consider staying home in front of a fireplace while drinking a hot cup of cocoa as Accuweather reports that temperatures will be as low as minus-4 with wind chills that make it feel like it’s 25 below... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Mahanoy City woman charged with causing death of infant girlMahanoy City police charged a woman Friday with causing the death of 15-month-o
Mahanoy City woman charged with causing death of infant girl
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 3 minutes ago
Mahanoy City police charged a woman Friday with causing the death of 15-month-old girl she was babysitting last month. Pietrina Cecilia Hoffman, 52, of 519 W. Centre St. was charged with felony crimes of criminal homicide, aggravated assault,... Read more
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The Hindu
Journalist shot dead in UP, Akhilesh orders probeIn a fresh incident of violence against scribes in Uttar Pradesh, a journalist
Journalist shot dead in UP, Akhilesh orders probe
The Hindu / Posted 4 minutes ago
In a fresh incident of violence against scribes in Uttar Pradesh, a journalist was shot dead in Sultanpur district by unknown assailants on Saturday. The scribe, Karun Misra, the Ambedkarnagar bureau chief of Hindi daily, Jan Sandesh Times, was... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Students put the cycle into recycling with sculpturesYOUNGSTERS at an East Lancashire high school have been showing they 'wheelie' c
Students put the cycle into recycling with sculptures
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 4 minutes ago
YOUNGSTERS at an East Lancashire high school have been showing they 'wheelie' care about recycling. Students at Darwen Vale High School have being turning former pushbike parts into eye-catching sculptures and setting them up in the school... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Return of snow brings reminders of avalanche dangers in Tahoe regionChristian Michael Mares posted a warning on his Facebook page last month about
Return of snow brings reminders of avalanche dangers in Tahoe region
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 minutes ago
Christian Michael Mares posted a warning on his Facebook page last month about avalanche risks in the Tahoe region, telling his friends to “be safe out there and have a blast.” The following day, he allegedly triggered an avalanche by snowboarding in... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Urbanization leads to change in type of bacteria in the homeWhether it's a jungle hut or a high-rise apartment, your home is covered in bac
Urbanization leads to change in type of bacteria in the home
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 minutes ago
Whether it's a jungle hut or a high-rise apartment, your home is covered in bacteria, and new research from the Amazon suggests city dwellers might want to open a window. Scientists traveled from remote villages in Peru to a large Brazilian city to... Read more
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Yahoo News
Cops: Two 15-Old Girls Found Dead at High School in Apparent Murder-Suicide ShootingCops: Two 15-Year-Old Girls Found Dead at High School in Apparent Murder-Suicid
Cops: Two 15-Old Girls Found Dead at High School in Apparent Murder-Suicide Shooting
Yahoo News / Posted 4 minutes ago
Cops: Two 15-Year-Old Girls Found Dead at High School in Apparent Murder-Suicide Shooting The bodies of the 15-year-old girls were next to each other at Independence High School in Glendale, with a suicide note and a handgun nearby, said Police... Read more
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Yahoo News
Seeking a Splash: Klay goes for All-Star 3s upset of Curry TORONTO (AP) — Klay Thompson believes, even if he knows many don't. He knows
Seeking a Splash: Klay goes for All-Star 3s upset of Curry
Yahoo News / Posted 4 minutes ago
TORONTO (AP) — Klay Thompson believes, even if he knows many don't. He knows how good Stephen Curry is, so he couldn't have been terribly surprised when he was told during NBA All-Star... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Fayetteville girls finding new gearFAYETTEVILLE -- The Fayetteville girls basketball team was too much for Springd
Fayetteville girls finding new gear
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 minutes ago
FAYETTEVILLE -- The Fayetteville girls basketball team was too much for Springdale to handle Friday night. Fayetteville, seeking revenge for a nine-point loss at Springdale earlier in the season, started with a flurry and kept piling on for a 81-54... Read more
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Rutland Herald
No shot: Some MLB teams go into season with no playoff hope Spring training is a time for optimism, when players bask under the warm sun
No shot: Some MLB teams go into season with no playoff hope
Rutland Herald / Posted 5 minutes ago
Spring training is a time for optimism, when players bask under the warm sun of Florida and Arizona while fans dream about their team reaching the bright lights of October. For Atlanta,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Auto loans lengthen; experts urge cautionAn improving economy and job market, low interest rates, cheaper gasoline and i
Auto loans lengthen; experts urge caution
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 minutes ago
An improving economy and job market, low interest rates, cheaper gasoline and increased leasing drove auto sales up to 17.5 million vehicles in 2015. But analysts say new-car sales also are being driven by easy credit: Consumers, many with marginal... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Shaq, Iverson highlight hoop Hall finalists FILE - In this June 15, 2001, file photo, Los Angeles Lakers� Shaquille O�Nea
Shaq, Iverson highlight hoop Hall finalists
Rutland Herald / Posted 5 minutes ago
FILE - In this June 15, 2001, file photo, Los Angeles Lakers� Shaquille O�Neal holds up the MVP trophy, right, and the championship trophy after the Lakers won their second straight NBA championship, in... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Tools & ToysPacsafe RFID-Blocking Credit Card Sleeves What's to love: A simple and inexpen
Tools & Toys
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 minutes ago
Pacsafe RFID-Blocking Credit Card Sleeves What's to love: A simple and inexpensive way to protect your credit card information What does it do: Radio Frequency Identification or RFID allows the bad guys to scan credit or bank cards from a distance... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
OU shooters a concern for KansasOKLAHOMA CITY -- Kansas Coach Bill Self expects his Jayhawks to have their hand
OU shooters a concern for Kansas
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 minutes ago
OKLAHOMA CITY -- Kansas Coach Bill Self expects his Jayhawks to have their hands full today dealing with Buddy Hield and the rest of the sharp-shooting Oklahoma Sooners. Hield dropped in 46 points in Kansas' 109-106 triple-overtime victory Jan. 4,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Sutton to get fifth look, joins Shaq, Iverson, YaoTORONTO -- Shaquille O'Neal was just 9 years old when his stepfather began teac
Sutton to get fifth look, joins Shaq, Iverson, Yao
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 minutes ago
TORONTO -- Shaquille O'Neal was just 9 years old when his stepfather began teaching him basketball with a plan to dominate like Wilt Chamberlain, Bill Russell and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. Young Shaquille didn't even know who they were. Now he's on the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
For U.S. sweethearts, Kenya rosesNYAHURURU, Kenya -- On a crisp February morning, Phanice Cherop, a worker at a
For U.S. sweethearts, Kenya roses
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 minutes ago
NYAHURURU, Kenya -- On a crisp February morning, Phanice Cherop, a worker at a flower farm in Kenya, squeezed through a row of shoulder-high white roses, cut a flower and methodically placed it in the bunch she carried. The flower was likely headed... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Hogs to play in new digsOXFORD, Miss. -- Andy Kennedy is in his 10th season as Ole Miss' basketball coa
Hogs to play in new digs
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 minutes ago
OXFORD, Miss. -- Andy Kennedy is in his 10th season as Ole Miss' basketball coach, but the Rebels' new arena has given him a fresh perspective. "It's surreal for me in that it feels like I've taken another job," Kennedy said. "Everything has just... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Bucking the party lineATLANTA -- Jim and Jeanne Slaughenhoup had a surprise for Hasan when they showe
Bucking the party line
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 minutes ago
ATLANTA -- Jim and Jeanne Slaughenhoup had a surprise for Hasan when they showed up at his Atlanta-area apartment recently. Since he arrived in Georgia amid a storm of controversy in early December, the 4-year-old Syrian refugee had been pestering... Read more
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London24
Stats show clinical Manchester City star still has the edge over Harry Kane Harry Kane. Pic: Chris Radburn/PA Wire On Sunday two of the Premier League’s
Stats show clinical Manchester City star still has the edge over Harry Kane
London24 / Posted 6 minutes ago
Harry Kane. Pic: Chris Radburn/PA Wire On Sunday two of the Premier League’s best strikers will lock horns as title contenders Manchester City host high-flying Tottenham at... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
A valentine storyShould all go as planned, at 3 p.m. today in the Wharton Creek Church outside o
A valentine story
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 minutes ago
Should all go as planned, at 3 p.m. today in the Wharton Creek Church outside of Huntsville, Brian Conner and Ashley Dawn Emery will pledge their mutual devotion before an intimate gathering of both families. You might be thinking, so what, Mike?... Read more
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examiner.com
About ELISA testing kits and your healthIf you have never used ELISA, you do not care about your health. How do you tes
About ELISA testing kits and your health
examiner.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
If you have never used ELISA, you do not care about your health. How do you test for those harmful bacteria and viruses that threaten your health? Even someone who does not have the slightest knowledge of medicine will tell you that it is important... Read more
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examiner.com
Get the makeup look: Creatures of Comfort for Fall/Winter 2016 at NYFWSarah Afshar is a business executive, victim's rights advocate, student, as wel
Get the makeup look: Creatures of Comfort for Fall/Winter 2016 at NYFW
examiner.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
Sarah Afshar is a business executive, victim's rights advocate, student, as well as, a beauty, lifestyle (music, food, traveling, etc.), and fashion blogger. She is a woman with a voice, a vision, and most importantly, a message. As former makeup... Read more
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Yorkshire evening post
Badminton: Olympic gold on Gabby Adcock’s mindAfter the heartache of missing out on London 2012, Gabby Adcock is closing in o
Badminton: Olympic gold on Gabby Adcock’s mind
Yorkshire evening post / Posted 6 minutes ago
After the heartache of missing out on London 2012, Gabby Adcock is closing in on a trip to Rio. Lee Sobot reports. FOR several years now, badminton’s national headquarters of Milton Keynes has been home for Garforth-raised star Gabby Adcock. Pet... Read more
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KTVN Reno
A selection of pictures from the past weekAP PHOTOS: AP PHOTOS: By The Associated Press Highlights from the weekly AP p
A selection of pictures from the past week
KTVN Reno / Posted 7 minutes ago
AP PHOTOS: AP PHOTOS: By The Associated Press Highlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd image you... Read more
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Everett Herald
Mountlake Terrace tops Arlington 65-48 in 3A district playoffs Published: Friday, February 12, 2016, 10:42 p.m. MOUNTLAKE TERRACE — Most of
Mountlake Terrace tops Arlington 65-48 in 3A district playoffs
Everett Herald / Posted 7 minutes ago
Published: Friday, February 12, 2016, 10:42 p.m. MOUNTLAKE TERRACE — Most of Friday night's opening round game of the 3A District 1 boys basketball tournament between Mountlake Terrace... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Outrage as Lone Pine ceremony at Gallipoli axedThe federal government's decision to axe Anzac Day ceremonies at Lone Pine in G
Outrage as Lone Pine ceremony at Gallipoli axed
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 8 minutes ago
The federal government's decision to axe Anzac Day ceremonies at Lone Pine in Gallipolli has been described as "sacrilege" to veterans, which would outrage all Australians. The axing of future Anzac Day ceremonies at Lone Pine in Gallipoli was... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
PR war over fires in Tasmania's world heritage area takes to the airNot for the first time, a war is being fought over Tasmania's world heritage wi
PR war over fires in Tasmania's world heritage area takes to the air
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 8 minutes ago
Not for the first time, a war is being fought over Tasmania's world heritage wilderness. As fire burn across the state, this time it is being fought from the air. Not for the first time, a war is being fought over Tasmania's world heritage... Read more
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The Young Witness
PR war over fires in Tasmania's world heritage area takes to the airNot for the first time, a war is being fought over Tasmania's world heritage wi
PR war over fires in Tasmania's world heritage area takes to the air
The Young Witness / Posted 10 minutes ago
Not for the first time, a war is being fought over Tasmania's world heritage wilderness. As fire burn across the state, this time it is being fought from the air. Not for the first time, a war is being fought over Tasmania's world heritage... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
| PostIndependent.comFor him, it’s the Aspen Homeless Shelter, a place he frequented over the years
| PostIndependent.com
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 10 minutes ago
For him, it’s the Aspen Homeless Shelter, a place he frequented over the years for warm meals and warm nights. That’s because Engfors was more than $350,000 richer, after tax deductions, thanks to scratching his way to the $500,000... Read more
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Standard Democrat
Blemish: Cape Central hands Sikeston first loss of seasonGLENN LANDBERG ~ glandberg@semissourian.com Sikeston's Dominique Dyes works pas
Blemish: Cape Central hands Sikeston first loss of season
Standard Democrat / Posted 10 minutes ago
GLENN LANDBERG ~ glandberg@semissourian.com Sikeston's Dominique Dyes works past Cape Central's Al Young in the third quarter Friday, Feb. 12, 2016 at Cape Central High School. Cape Central9192421--73SIKESTON (63) -- Fred Thatch 22, Juwon Kimble 18,... Read more
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The Young Witness
Outrage as Lone Pine ceremony at Gallipoli axedThe federal government's decision to axe Anzac Day ceremonies at Lone Pine in G
Outrage as Lone Pine ceremony at Gallipoli axed
The Young Witness / Posted 10 minutes ago
The federal government's decision to axe Anzac Day ceremonies at Lone Pine in Gallipolli has been described as "sacrilege" to veterans, which would outrage all Australians. The axing of future Anzac Day ceremonies at Lone Pine in Gallipoli was... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Sun, surf and breezy conditions set for the weekendGorgeous breezy conditions will run through the weekend. Rainfall will be limit
Sun, surf and breezy conditions set for the weekend
Hawaii News Now / Posted 10 minutes ago
Gorgeous breezy conditions will run through the weekend. Rainfall will be limited to a few light windward showers. Leeward sides will have heaps of sunshine. An approaching front is due on Tuesday with stronger winds along with a slight increase in... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Mansion near Bridgnorth yours for just £40,000 a year « Shropshire StarDavenport House in Worfield, near Bridgnorth, is available for rent after Roger
Mansion near Bridgnorth yours for just £40,000 a year « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 12 minutes ago
Davenport House in Worfield, near Bridgnorth, is available for rent after Roger and Jane Murphy, who for the past 22 years have been running it as an hotel and conference centre, decided to retire. The 11-bedroom property, set in its own private... Read more
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WXOW 19 La Crosse
Deputies revive 1 man, another dies of apparent drug overdoseBill proposed to enforce more testing for lead in water and paint samplesBill p
Deputies revive 1 man, another dies of apparent drug overdose
WXOW 19 La Crosse / Posted 12 minutes ago
Bill proposed to enforce more testing for lead in water and paint samplesBill proposed to enforce more testing for lead in water and paint samples State representatives have proposed a bill aimed at protecting Wisconsin's kids from high levels of... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Climate deal will live on, despite US blow: experts WASHINGTON – In freezing President Barack Obama’s plan to tackle carbon emiss
Climate deal will live on, despite US blow: experts
Manila Bulletin / Posted 13 minutes ago
WASHINGTON – In freezing President Barack Obama’s plan to tackle carbon emissions, the US Supreme Court delivered a blow to a global climate deal – but experts say that US commitments to the deal... Read more
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DMNews
Search Data Charges UPS Battery Centers Marketing StrategyJanuary 08, 2016Search Data Charges UPS Battery Center's Marketing Strategy Sh
Search Data Charges UPS Battery Centers Marketing Strategy
DMNews / Posted 14 minutes ago
January 08, 2016Search Data Charges UPS Battery Center's Marketing Strategy Share this article: The industrial battery seller leverages customers' search behaviors to enhance its online experience and increase sales. At UPS Battery Center, we sell... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
CHINA TO SIERRA HIGHRen Hai Tao and Xu Jing have learned quite a bit about Western Culture. Both a
CHINA TO SIERRA HIGH
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 14 minutes ago
Ren Hai Tao and Xu Jing have learned quite a bit about Western Culture. Both are English teachers at the Niulanshan Secondary School in Beijing in China that serves as Sierra High’s sister school. They’ve spent nearly a month at Sierra High as part... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
New Year dawns in Tacoma's Lincoln DistrictTACOMA, Wash. (AP) - A roast pig rests on a table in the middle of Xuan Phan's
New Year dawns in Tacoma's Lincoln District
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 14 minutes ago
TACOMA, Wash. (AP) - A roast pig rests on a table in the middle of Xuan Phan's Lincoln District restaurant. It is surrounded by roast chickens, fruit, rice, money, flower buds and other items. The display in the Tacoma Vietnamese eatery was for the... Read more
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Salon.com
Cruz’s right turn on immigration belies more moderate pastGREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Ted Cruz has for months repeated that when it comes to
Cruz’s right turn on immigration belies more moderate past
Salon.com / Posted 15 minutes ago
GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Ted Cruz has for months repeated that when it comes to immigration, he has never supported granting “amnesty” or “legalization” to people in the United States illegally. He’s half right. Cruz once advised a White House... Read more
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chroniclelive
Stone-built former rectory in Northumberland is steeped in historyIf this former rectory has a feel of a property that is steeped in history stre
Stone-built former rectory in Northumberland is steeped in history
chroniclelive / Posted 15 minutes ago
If this former rectory has a feel of a property that is steeped in history stretching even further back than its lifespan . . . well, perhaps that’s because it is. Folklore has it that the 17th Century home is built on a medieval site and that many... Read more
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Swansea City FC
SATURDAY STATS: Swans v SouthamptonSaturday means it’s time for some statistics as we look ahead to today’s Barcla
SATURDAY STATS: Swans v Southampton
Swansea City FC / Posted 16 minutes ago
Saturday means it’s time for some statistics as we look ahead to today’s Barclays Premier League fixture against Southampton. The Swans welcome the Saints to the Liberty Stadium, aiming to stretch their unbeaten run in the Premier League to five... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Chains 'should have to display calorie content of food and drink'Restaurant, pub and cinema chains should be compelled to spell out the calorie
Chains 'should have to display calorie content of food and drink'
Kingston Guardian / Posted 16 minutes ago
Restaurant, pub and cinema chains should be compelled to spell out the calorie content of food and drink they sell to help tackle the nation's "obesity crisis", council leaders have said. The Local Government Association (LGA) is calling on... Read more
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Goal.com
Forget Mourinho: Why Pochettino’s Tottenham will be the REAL challenge to Guardiola - Goal.com Rest of the World Rest of Europe Sunday's clash between the te
Forget Mourinho: Why Pochettino’s Tottenham will be the REAL challenge to Guardiola
Goal.com / Posted 18 minutes ago
- Goal.com Rest of the World Rest of Europe Sunday's clash between the teams... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Montana housing authorities receive $2.6 millionLOOK: Faces Of WA State's Missing PeopleLOOK: Faces Of WA State's Missing Peopl
Montana housing authorities receive $2.6 million
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 18 minutes ago
LOOK: Faces Of WA State's Missing PeopleLOOK: Faces Of WA State's Missing People SPOKANE, Wash. - The missing persons listed in this slideshow resided in the state of Washington at the time of their disappearance or may have traveled to Washington... Read more
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Rappler
Former Afghan governor kidnapped in IslamabadKIDNAPPED. Sayed Fazlullah Wahidi (R), the former governor of Herat province in
Former Afghan governor kidnapped in Islamabad
Rappler / Posted 18 minutes ago
KIDNAPPED. Sayed Fazlullah Wahidi (R), the former governor of Herat province in Afghanistan, is missing after unidentified men took him in Islamabad. Photo by Jalil Rezayee/EPA ISLAMABAD, Pakistan – A former governor of Afghanistan's Herat province... Read more
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