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The Irish Times
Robert Dunbar: the Father (Christmas) of Irish children’s literatureAward. He was a founder of the Children’s Literature Association of Ireland, wh
Robert Dunbar: the Father (Christmas) of Irish children’s literature
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
Award. He was a founder of the Children’s Literature Association of Ireland, which merged with the Irish Children’s Book Trust to become Children’s Books Ireland. A native of Dunseverick, Co Antrim, he was educated at Bushmills Grammar School... Read more
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Daily Mail
Obama celebrates Eid with Muslim Americans at the White Housecommunity leaders. Muslim Americans have enriched our lives every single days.'
Obama celebrates Eid with Muslim Americans at the White House
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
community leaders. Muslim Americans have enriched our lives every single days.' The president celebrated the doctors 'we trust with our lives', the entrepreneurs who 'create jobs' and the artists who 'inspire us'. And, like Ali, he celebrated... Read more
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Providence Business News
Fiesta Verde 2016 - Old Havana NightsAquidneck Land Trust Presents: Fiesta Verde - Old Havana Nights Please join us
Fiesta Verde 2016 - Old Havana Nights
Providence Business News / Posted yesterday
Aquidneck Land Trust Presents: Fiesta Verde - Old Havana Nights Please join us at on Saturday, July 23rd at Sweet Berry Farm to celebrate Aquidneck Land Trust's accomplishments while raising funds to preserve... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Carnival tempo risingthat we have created something unique with Passion—a large band that has a dist
Carnival tempo rising
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted yesterday
that we have created something unique with Passion—a large band that has a distinct family feeling, where our members can trust that year after year they will receive top-notch costumes and enjoy every moment of Carnival Monday and Tuesday with... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Crusade to keep smallest church St Gobban's open to public2.06m). It has hosted dozens of marriage services over the years and boasts br
Crusade to keep smallest church St Gobban's open to public
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
2.06m). It has hosted dozens of marriage services over the years and boasts breathtaking views of Whitepark Bay to Rathlin Island and the Irish Sea towards Scotland. The church, a house and boathouse - owned by retired clergyman and teacher the... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Dangerous Birnbeck Pier jetty to be knocked down?more significant element. “The public benefit of bringing the promenade itself
Dangerous Birnbeck Pier jetty to be knocked down?
Weston Mercury / Posted 4 days ago
more significant element. “The public benefit of bringing the promenade itself back into use, thus allowing access to the island again, would outweigh the harm caused by loss of the deck and trestle piers of the north jetty.” CNM chairman Wahid... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
The hotel next dooralready in Marigny and Bywater. Last year, artist Caroline Thomas parodied bro
The hotel next door
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted 4 days ago
already in Marigny and Bywater. Last year, artist Caroline Thomas parodied bro and bachelorette party invasions with Coney Island-style, carnival barker-esque signs ("Who needs neighbors when we've got brunch?") as her Royal Street block (where... Read more
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Boston Globe
Donald Trump’s ambition and taste for glitz drove him to surpass his own father’s considerable successRizzuto, and musician Guy Lombardo. But his tastes were still fairly understat
Donald Trump’s ambition and taste for glitz drove him to surpass his own father’s considerable success
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
Rizzuto, and musician Guy Lombardo. But his tastes were still fairly understated. He worked out of an office near Coney Island where, when guests came, he was known to serve them cheese sandwiches. The walls were filled with newspaper clippings... Read more
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Boston Globe
Donald Trump’s ambition and taste for glitz drove him to surpass his own father’s considerable successRizzuto, and musician Guy Lombardo. But his tastes were still fairly understat
Donald Trump’s ambition and taste for glitz drove him to surpass his own father’s considerable success
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
Rizzuto, and musician Guy Lombardo. But his tastes were still fairly understated. He worked out of an office near Coney Island where, when guests came, he was known to serve them cheese sandwiches. The walls were filled with newspaper clippings... Read more
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BC Local News
Woman abandoned as newborn discovers Maple Ridge siblingby Lower Mainland couples. Rennie was raised in Delta and Keall was raised in S
Woman abandoned as newborn discovers Maple Ridge sibling
BC Local News / Posted 7 days ago
by Lower Mainland couples. Rennie was raised in Delta and Keall was raised in Surrey, but now lives in Prince Edward Island. Kevin, who asked that his last name not be published, was also raised in the Lower Mainland. The genetic tests they... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Pod Rods: classic pickups on US stamps; WWII-inspired Jeep; and some 50th anniversariesby Chris Lyons. -- Jeep celebrates its first with a commemorative Wrangler 75t
Pod Rods: classic pickups on US stamps; WWII-inspired Jeep; and some 50th anniversaries
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 7 days ago
by Chris Lyons. -- Jeep celebrates its first with a commemorative Wrangler 75th Salute concept that honors its military heritage, introducing the military green 2-seater on July 15, the date Willys-Overland Motor Co. was awarded the U.S.... Read more
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Bay Weekly
Bay Weekly 2016 Wedding Directoryparties. We’ve got the know-how. Brick Wood Fired Bistro entertains hundreds o
Bay Weekly 2016 Wedding Directory
Bay Weekly / Posted 8 days ago
parties. We’ve got the know-how. Brick Wood Fired Bistro entertains hundreds of people every day, so you can trust us to handle your very special events. Our chef is Troy Horn, a graduate of New York’s Culinary Institute of America.... Read more
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BC Local News
City considers the future of two storied parksthe ballfields, playground and logger sports area and the surrounding trails an
City considers the future of two storied parks
BC Local News / Posted 8 days ago
the ballfields, playground and logger sports area and the surrounding trails and woods that are owned by the BC Nature Trust but are managed and leased by the city. Ross Milnthorp, the city’s general manager of parks, recreation and culture,... Read more
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Campbell River Mirror
City considers the future of two storied parksthe ballfields, playground and logger sports area and the surrounding trails an
City considers the future of two storied parks
Campbell River Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
the ballfields, playground and logger sports area and the surrounding trails and woods that are owned by the BC Nature Trust but are managed and leased by the city. Ross Milnthorp, the city’s general manager of parks, recreation and culture,... Read more
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The New Ulm Journal
513 Center St. escapes demolitionThe Heritage Preservation Commission (HPC) voted to deny a permit that would al
513 Center St. escapes demolition
The New Ulm Journal / Posted 9 days ago
The Heritage Preservation Commission (HPC) voted to deny a permit that would allow Bank Midwest to raze the historic building and build a new office on the lot. Bank Midwest entered into an agreement for the purchase of four lots on the northwest... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Ronan Keating, Stan Walker and Aaradhna announce toursand greatest show." Australian singer-songwriter Fatai will play in support.
Ronan Keating, Stan Walker and Aaradhna announce tours
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 days ago
and greatest show." Australian singer-songwriter Fatai will play in support. Walker will perform five dates in the South Island: ILT Stadium Southland, Invercargill on November 3; Dunedin Town Hall on November 4; Timaru's Theatre Royal on... Read more
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Sun Star
The story of my solo travel to Surigao Del Nortevillage’s sewage system works, and what was happening to the alleged Chinese mi
The story of my solo travel to Surigao Del Norte
Sun Star / Posted 10 days ago
village’s sewage system works, and what was happening to the alleged Chinese mining rampage so visibly clear in the next island. I paid P500 for a 2.5 hour tour across sand bars, mangroves, and rock formations. I was at a truly special place... Read more
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Jersey Evening Post
Charities receive Lottery grants of £238,559 « Jersey Evening Postsalaries to installing a lift. Each year, the Association of Jersey Charities,
Charities receive Lottery grants of £238,559 « Jersey Evening Post
Jersey Evening Post / Posted 11 days ago
salaries to installing a lift. Each year, the Association of Jersey Charities, receives the Jersey share of the Channel Island lottery profits to distribute to a selection of its members, decided by a board on a quarterly basis. Lyn Wilton, the... Read more
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Times of Malta
A nation’s well-beingto the nature of things. In establishing that certain public areas are public d
A nation’s well-being
Times of Malta / Posted 12 days ago
to the nature of things. In establishing that certain public areas are public domain, it is acknowledged that the whole island belongs to the public, so that what is in fact left after legitimate private interests have been sanctioned, is... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Who is Donald Trump?so let him be a developer, let him be a serial entrepreneur. It's fun to watch.
Who is Donald Trump?
WSMV Nashville / Posted 12 days ago
so let him be a developer, let him be a serial entrepreneur. It's fun to watch. Donald was born to a father of German heritage. His grandfather actually came to America and made a fortune out in the Yukon, where he served up meals and alcohol... Read more
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CNN
Who is Donald Trump?so let him be a developer, let him be a serial entrepreneur. It's fun to watch.
Who is Donald Trump?
CNN / Posted 12 days ago
so let him be a developer, let him be a serial entrepreneur. It's fun to watch. Donald was born to a father of German heritage. His grandfather actually came to America and made a fortune out in the Yukon, where he served up meals and alcohol... Read more
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The Irish Times
Who will win the European Capital of Culture?and wonderful. Project Baa Baa! A mini-festival in June, this one celebrates s
Who will win the European Capital of Culture?
The Irish Times / Posted 14 days ago
and wonderful. Project Baa Baa! A mini-festival in June, this one celebrates sheep. Looking at the shared cultural heritage of Europe and North Africa, and with a street feast, exploration of fabric, weaving and knitting, fashion, poetry,... Read more
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Northern Echo
Falklands firefighter is a North-East winnerfrom around the world and of all ranks have been training at the IFTC since 198
Falklands firefighter is a North-East winner
Northern Echo / Posted 16 days ago
from around the world and of all ranks have been training at the IFTC since 1981 and there is a strong sense of heritage and ethos here for the community we serve. “The reason why award-winners among the IFTC alumni do so well is... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Carrick-a-Rede crane replaced after being washed away in stormon the North’s north coast. The machine was used to lift a fishing boat from t
Carrick-a-Rede crane replaced after being washed away in storm
Irish Examiner / Posted 17 days ago
on the North’s north coast. The machine was used to lift a fishing boat from the water onto the rocky Carrick-a-Rede island and underpinned the fishing industry there. The UK National Trust commissioned new equipment to help preserve local... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Carrick-a-Rede crane replaced after being washed away in stormNorthern Ireland's North Coast. The machine was used to lift a fishing boat fr
Carrick-a-Rede crane replaced after being washed away in storm
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 17 days ago
Northern Ireland's North Coast. The machine was used to lift a fishing boat from the water onto the rocky Carrick-a-Rede island and underpinned the fishing industry there. The National Trust commissioned new equipment to help preserve local... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Revolutionary discovery: History buffs say they've uncovered lost Lowcountry battlefieldyear, as British Gen. Augustine Prevost and his forces approached Beaufort, he
Revolutionary discovery: History buffs say they've uncovered lost Lowcountry battlefield
Savannah Morning News / Posted 19 days ago
year, as British Gen. Augustine Prevost and his forces approached Beaufort, he was met by American resistance at Port Royal Island. The battle that ensued wasn’t huge, but it was significant. It was the first land battle in South Carolina. The... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
The New Zealand Bay of Islands travel guide: 20 highlightsCombining spectacular scenery with a rich heritage, it's truly unlike any other
The New Zealand Bay of Islands travel guide: 20 highlights
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 19 days ago
Combining spectacular scenery with a rich heritage, it's truly unlike any other part of New Zealand. 1. EXPLORE: BAY OF ISLANDS Despite its enormous historical significance to both Maori and European New Zealanders, the Bay of Islands region is an... Read more
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The Courier
The New Zealand Bay of Islands travel guide: 20 highlightsCombining spectacular scenery with a rich heritage, it's truly unlike any other
The New Zealand Bay of Islands travel guide: 20 highlights
The Courier / Posted 19 days ago
Combining spectacular scenery with a rich heritage, it's truly unlike any other part of New Zealand. 1. EXPLORE: BAY OF ISLANDS Despite its enormous historical significance to both Maori and European New Zealanders, the Bay of Islands region is an... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
The New Zealand Bay of Islands travel guide: 20 highlightsCombining spectacular scenery with a rich heritage, it's truly unlike any other
The New Zealand Bay of Islands travel guide: 20 highlights
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 19 days ago
Combining spectacular scenery with a rich heritage, it's truly unlike any other part of New Zealand. 1. EXPLORE: BAY OF ISLANDS Despite its enormous historical significance to both Maori and European New Zealanders, the Bay of Islands region is an... Read more
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The Young Witness
The New Zealand Bay of Islands travel guide: 20 highlightsCombining spectacular scenery with a rich heritage, it's truly unlike any other
The New Zealand Bay of Islands travel guide: 20 highlights
The Young Witness / Posted 19 days ago
Combining spectacular scenery with a rich heritage, it's truly unlike any other part of New Zealand. 1. EXPLORE: BAY OF ISLANDS Despite its enormous historical significance to both Maori and European New Zealanders, the Bay of Islands region is an... Read more
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Western Advocate
The New Zealand Bay of Islands travel guide: 20 highlightsCombining spectacular scenery with a rich heritage, it's truly unlike any other
The New Zealand Bay of Islands travel guide: 20 highlights
Western Advocate / Posted 19 days ago
Combining spectacular scenery with a rich heritage, it's truly unlike any other part of New Zealand. 1. EXPLORE: BAY OF ISLANDS Despite its enormous historical significance to both Maori and European New Zealanders, the Bay of Islands region is an... Read more
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Kiama Independent
The New Zealand Bay of Islands travel guide: 20 highlightsCombining spectacular scenery with a rich heritage, it's truly unlike any other
The New Zealand Bay of Islands travel guide: 20 highlights
Kiama Independent / Posted 19 days ago
Combining spectacular scenery with a rich heritage, it's truly unlike any other part of New Zealand. 1. EXPLORE: BAY OF ISLANDS Despite its enormous historical significance to both Maori and European New Zealanders, the Bay of Islands region is an... Read more
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Manning River Times
The New Zealand Bay of Islands travel guide: 20 highlightsCombining spectacular scenery with a rich heritage, it's truly unlike any other
The New Zealand Bay of Islands travel guide: 20 highlights
Manning River Times / Posted 19 days ago
Combining spectacular scenery with a rich heritage, it's truly unlike any other part of New Zealand. 1. EXPLORE: BAY OF ISLANDS Despite its enormous historical significance to both Maori and European New Zealanders, the Bay of Islands region is an... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
The New Zealand Bay of Islands travel guide: 20 highlightsCombining spectacular scenery with a rich heritage, it's truly unlike any other
The New Zealand Bay of Islands travel guide: 20 highlights
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 19 days ago
Combining spectacular scenery with a rich heritage, it's truly unlike any other part of New Zealand. 1. EXPLORE: BAY OF ISLANDS Despite its enormous historical significance to both Maori and European New Zealanders, the Bay of Islands region is an... Read more
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The North West Star
The New Zealand Bay of Islands travel guide: 20 highlightsCombining spectacular scenery with a rich heritage, it's truly unlike any other
The New Zealand Bay of Islands travel guide: 20 highlights
The North West Star / Posted 19 days ago
Combining spectacular scenery with a rich heritage, it's truly unlike any other part of New Zealand. 1. EXPLORE: BAY OF ISLANDS Despite its enormous historical significance to both Maori and European New Zealanders, the Bay of Islands region is an... Read more
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Daily Liberal
The New Zealand Bay of Islands travel guide: 20 highlightsCombining spectacular scenery with a rich heritage, it's truly unlike any other
The New Zealand Bay of Islands travel guide: 20 highlights
Daily Liberal / Posted 19 days ago
Combining spectacular scenery with a rich heritage, it's truly unlike any other part of New Zealand. 1. EXPLORE: BAY OF ISLANDS Despite its enormous historical significance to both Maori and European New Zealanders, the Bay of Islands region is an... Read more
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The Border Mail
The New Zealand Bay of Islands travel guide: 20 highlightsCombining spectacular scenery with a rich heritage, it's truly unlike any other
The New Zealand Bay of Islands travel guide: 20 highlights
The Border Mail / Posted 19 days ago
Combining spectacular scenery with a rich heritage, it's truly unlike any other part of New Zealand. 1. EXPLORE: BAY OF ISLANDS Despite its enormous historical significance to both Maori and European New Zealanders, the Bay of Islands region is an... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Lowcountry battlefield where Declaration of Independence signers fought discoveredREVOLUTIONARY DISCOVERY Preservation underway for site of Battle of Port Royal
Lowcountry battlefield where Declaration of Independence signers fought discovered
Savannah Morning News / Posted 19 days ago
REVOLUTIONARY DISCOVERY Preservation underway for site of Battle of Port Royal Island, where two signers of the Declaration of Independence fought It was early 1779. Savannah had fallen. The British campaign to secure the South and rein in... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Artists and designers merge ancient and modern at Cairns Indigenous Art Fairdecades after her hit album Stylin' Up thrust the Indigenous culture of Far Nor
Artists and designers merge ancient and modern at Cairns Indigenous Art Fair
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 20 days ago
decades after her hit album Stylin' Up thrust the Indigenous culture of Far North Queensland and the Torres Strait Islanders into the mainstream, Christine Anu took to the stage to open the 2015 Cairns Indigenous Art Fair. Stylin' Up seems... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
The New Zealand Bay of Islands: 20 reasons to visitCombining spectacular scenery with a rich heritage, it's truly unlike any other
The New Zealand Bay of Islands: 20 reasons to visit
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 20 days ago
Combining spectacular scenery with a rich heritage, it's truly unlike any other part of New Zealand. 1. EXPLORE: BAY OF ISLANDS Despite its enormous historical significance to both Maori and European New Zealanders, the Bay of Islands region is an... Read more
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The Border Mail
The New Zealand Bay of Islands: 20 reasons to visitCombining spectacular scenery with a rich heritage, it's truly unlike any other
The New Zealand Bay of Islands: 20 reasons to visit
The Border Mail / Posted 20 days ago
Combining spectacular scenery with a rich heritage, it's truly unlike any other part of New Zealand. 1. EXPLORE: BAY OF ISLANDS Despite its enormous historical significance to both Maori and European New Zealanders, the Bay of Islands region is an... Read more
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Daily Mail
Cecil the Lion's dentist killer marks anniversary with new carofficials later abandoned moves to have them extradited, saying he had not brok
Cecil the Lion's dentist killer marks anniversary with new car
Daily Mail / Posted 21 days ago
officials later abandoned moves to have them extradited, saying he had not broken any laws. The father-of-two said he trusted that his local contacts guides had the required permits when they illegally shot, skinned and hacked off the regal... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
New Arts Council appointmentsappointmentsFour new appointments and two reappointments to the Arts Council ha
New Arts Council appointments
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 22 days ago
appointmentsFour new appointments and two reappointments to the Arts Council have been announced by Arts, Culture and Heritage Minister Maggie Barry.“Philanthropist Dame Jenny Gibbs, experienced arts sector leader Roger King and highly... Read more
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ABC News
Marine Instructors Investigated After Muslim Recruit's Apparent SuicideFifteen drill instructors at the Marine boot camp at Parris Island, South Carol
Marine Instructors Investigated After Muslim Recruit's Apparent Suicide
ABC News / Posted 23 days ago
Fifteen drill instructors at the Marine boot camp at Parris Island, South Carolina, are under investigation for possible hazing and abuse as part of a broader review of the behavior of Marine Corps drill instructors, the Marine Corps announced... Read more
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ABC News
Marine Instructors Investigated for Hazing, Abuse at SC Boot CampFifteen drill instructors at the Marine boot camp at Parris Island, South Carol
Marine Instructors Investigated for Hazing, Abuse at SC Boot Camp
ABC News / Posted 23 days ago
Fifteen drill instructors at the Marine boot camp at Parris Island, South Carolina, are under investigation for possible hazing and abuse as part of a broader review of the behavior of Marine Corps drill instructors, the Marine Corps announced... Read more
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examiner.com
Isabella Rossellini rules the roost when it comes to exotic chickensthese days her biggest passion seems to be for the feathered kind, raised at he
Isabella Rossellini rules the roost when it comes to exotic chickens
examiner.com / Posted 24 days ago
these days her biggest passion seems to be for the feathered kind, raised at her very own chicken farm in Bellport (Long Island). Although her career precludes her from being a hands-on chicken farmer, (that job is left to farm manager Patty... Read more
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New Kerala
Assam cabinet accords priority to Majuli, stopping rhino poaching - newkerala.com #82666fulfill poll promises, including a special task force to stop poaching of one-h
Assam cabinet accords priority to Majuli, stopping rhino poaching - newkerala.com #82666
New Kerala / Posted 25 days ago
fulfill poll promises, including a special task force to stop poaching of one-horned rhinos and upgrade the state's river Island Majuli to a district. State Excise and PWD minister Parimal Suklabaidya, speaking to media persons after the cabinet... Read more
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Anil Netto
Why are vested corporate interests influencing Penang's urban planning?Today an important meeting in Penang was held, away from the public eye, to dis
Why are vested corporate interests influencing Penang's urban planning?
Anil Netto / Posted 26 days ago
Today an important meeting in Penang was held, away from the public eye, to discuss a revised Local Plan for Penang Island. The meeting was supposed to discuss the special area plans for Botanical Garden, the George Town world heritage site, Penang... Read more
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express
Why Iceland is cooler than everof Sigur Rós, they provided a 24-hour slow TV event last week whereby they soun
Why Iceland is cooler than ever
express / Posted 27 days ago
of Sigur Rós, they provided a 24-hour slow TV event last week whereby they soundtracked a road trip around the whole island. The effect of peering through a camera on Route One (the circular route that runs around the country) was strangely... Read more
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News Mail
Malaysia: When only the best will dothe food you offer needs to be simply the best. With that in mind it was no wo
Malaysia: When only the best will do
News Mail / Posted 27 days ago
the food you offer needs to be simply the best. With that in mind it was no wonder the St Regis Resort, on the Malaysian island of Langkawi, searched the world for a chef with the highest reputation. In a coup for St Regis, it managed to coax... Read more
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