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Daily News
44 Presidents, 43 Biographies, one surprising take-awayUS: It started innocently: I saw a TV show, then read the book it was based on.
44 Presidents, 43 Biographies, one surprising take-away
Daily News / Posted 4 hours ago
US: It started innocently: I saw a TV show, then read the book it was based on. The book, David McCullough's "John Adams," wasn't exactly a page turner. But to understand John Adams, it seemed I would have to read a book about George Washington. So... Read more
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TribLIVE
Take a look inside Broadway’s most exciting musical numbersTake a look inside Broadway's most exciting musical numbers | TribLIVE Neighbo
Take a look inside Broadway’s most exciting musical numbers
TribLIVE / Posted 21 hours ago
Take a look inside Broadway's most exciting musical numbers | TribLIVE Neighborhoods Take a look inside Broadway's most exciting musical numbers Even in a show with plenty of magic, a special sort of it happens right after intermission at... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
These Virginia high schools will receive a Golden Football from the NFLRICHMOND, Va. — The NFL honored the Maggie L. Walker Governor’s School in Richm
These Virginia high schools will receive a Golden Football from the NFL
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 3 days ago
RICHMOND, Va. — The NFL honored the Maggie L. Walker Governor’s School in Richmond with a Golden Football. The football symbolizes Maggie Walker’s inclusion in the Super Bowl High School Honor Roll as a school that has contributed to Super Bowl... Read more
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Columbia Star
A Wild Senior Trip | February 5, 2016Part 3: Fernandina, Isle of Many Flags Jean Ribault built a fort named Carolin
A Wild Senior Trip | February 5, 2016
Columbia Star / Posted 3 days ago
Part 3: Fernandina, Isle of Many Flags Jean Ribault built a fort named Caroline near present-day Jacksonville. Fernandina, Florida ( now a city on Amelia Island and part of Greater Jacksonville) proved to be a series of tests the noble crew of the... Read more
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Columbia Star
Travel | February 5, 2016Part 3: Fernandina, Isle of Many Flags Jean Ribault built a fort named Carolin
Travel | February 5, 2016
Columbia Star / Posted 3 days ago
Part 3: Fernandina, Isle of Many Flags Jean Ribault built a fort named Caroline near present-day Jacksonville. Fernandina, Florida ( now a city on Amelia Island and part of Greater Jacksonville) proved to be a series of tests the noble crew of the... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Teams set for Science BowlThe competition is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy's National Energy
Teams set for Science Bowl
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
The competition is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy's National Energy Technology Laboratory at WVU and will include a round-robin competition followed by a double-elimination championship and head-to-head finals. Winners will receive an... Read more
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Denver Post
A look inside Broadway's most exciting musical numbersNEW YORK (AP) — Even in a show with plenty of magic, a special sort of it happe
A look inside Broadway's most exciting musical numbers
Denver Post / Posted 5 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Even in a show with plenty of magic, a special sort of it happens right after intermission at "Aladdin" on Broadway. No sooner have you settled back into your seat than a revolving door of what seems like hundreds of dancers performs... Read more
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ABC News
A Look Inside Broadway's Most Exciting Musical NumbersEven in a show with plenty of magic, a special sort of it happens right after i
A Look Inside Broadway's Most Exciting Musical Numbers
ABC News / Posted 5 days ago
Even in a show with plenty of magic, a special sort of it happens right after intermission at "Aladdin" on Broadway. No sooner have you settled back into your seat than a revolving door of what seems like hundreds of dancers performs the song... Read more
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Investopedia
Trump vs. Bloomberg: How They ComparePresidential elections in this century have included a virtual dead heat follow
Trump vs. Bloomberg: How They Compare
Investopedia / Posted 9 days ago
Presidential elections in this century have included a virtual dead heat followed by a 6-week stalemate, and a U.S. senator four years removed from his state legislature advancing to the highest office in the land. So a political neophyte billionaire... Read more
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The Forward
Could Michael Bloomberg Elbow Out Bernie Sanders To Become First Jewish President?Just when you thought the 2016 presidential race couldn’t get any weirder, it g
Could Michael Bloomberg Elbow Out Bernie Sanders To Become First Jewish President?
The Forward / Posted 9 days ago
Just when you thought the 2016 presidential race couldn’t get any weirder, it got weirder. On January 23, associates of New York’s billionaire ex-mayor Michael Bloomberg let it be known that he’s exploring a possible third-party White House... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
CW04 Lyle E. “Gunner” Wentela (USN-Ret.)He was born on November 2, 1942. Lyle was the son of Uno and Elsie Wentela of
CW04 Lyle E. “Gunner” Wentela (USN-Ret.)
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
He was born on November 2, 1942. Lyle was the son of Uno and Elsie Wentela of Nisula. He graduated as the Valedictorian of Baraga High School with the Class of 1960. He entered the Navy in November of 1960, spending 30 years. He retired November... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
BEFORE AND AFTER PHOTOS: Snow in Richmond, VAFriday's winter storm seemed to swallow up most of Central Virginia, and one vi
BEFORE AND AFTER PHOTOS: Snow in Richmond, VA
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 13 days ago
Friday's winter storm seemed to swallow up most of Central Virginia, and one viewer sent us before and after photos that perfectly capture the effect of the storm on Richmond. Joseph Ogo shot two photos of Richmond from Church Hill, looking towards... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Padgitt Ranch began with DayThe Padgitt Ranch in southwest Coleman County, located at the confluence of the
Padgitt Ranch began with Day
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 14 days ago
The Padgitt Ranch in southwest Coleman County, located at the confluence of the Concho and Colorado rivers, was selected for the Family Land Heritage award in 1999. The ranch was founded by William Henry Day in 1876. He set up headquarters in a rock... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Thoughts on the Run: It's winter and time for seasonal quizWinter's cold grip tells us it's time for another seasonal quiz. So, massage th
Thoughts on the Run: It's winter and time for seasonal quiz
Oakland Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
Winter's cold grip tells us it's time for another seasonal quiz. So, massage the cranium three times, take two sips of coffee and try these: 1 -- You can view fine art such as Picasso's at the Prado Museum if you travel to: A) Italy; B) France; C)... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Albemarle County School Superintendent Presents BudgetVirginia College Students Lobby for Climate Change ActionVirginia College Stude
Albemarle County School Superintendent Presents Budget
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 18 days ago
Virginia College Students Lobby for Climate Change ActionVirginia College Students Lobby for Climate Change Action Dozens of college students are lobbying Virginia leaders to take more action on climate change and clean energy initiatives. Dozens... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Va. Lawmakers to Take on Student DebtVirginia College Students Lobby for Climate Change ActionVirginia College Stude
Va. Lawmakers to Take on Student Debt
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 19 days ago
Virginia College Students Lobby for Climate Change ActionVirginia College Students Lobby for Climate Change Action Dozens of college students are lobbying Virginia leaders to take more action on climate change and clean energy initiatives. Dozens... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Ash Lawn Highland Teaches Kids About Monroe in Another LanguageA new language camp in Albemarle County is combining French and American histor
Ash Lawn Highland Teaches Kids About Monroe in Another Language
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 19 days ago
A new language camp in Albemarle County is combining French and American history. Ash Lawn Highland, the home of President James Monroe, hosted a two-day camp this week to teach children the language, and about the life of a Founding Father. A... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Our choice for the GOP nominationThe Republican presidential field includes four current or former governors (Je
Our choice for the GOP nomination
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 21 days ago
The Republican presidential field includes four current or former governors (Jeb Bush, Chris Christie, Mike Huckabee and John Kasich), four sitting or former U.S. senators (Ted Cruz, Rand Paul, Marco Rubio and Rick Santorum), along with a former CEO... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Wood County Courthouse has been home to county government since 1899Construction of the four-story structure began in 1899 with the laying of the c
Wood County Courthouse has been home to county government since 1899
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 21 days ago
Construction of the four-story structure began in 1899 with the laying of the cornerstone during the Wood County Centennial Celebration. Using sandstone, brick and tons of iron, workers would take two years to complete the building at a cost of... Read more
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Daily Mirror
People with these names are more likely to be geniusesThe list of names which go on to be geniuses in their lifetimes has been collat
People with these names are more likely to be geniuses
Daily Mirror / Posted 23 days ago
The list of names which go on to be geniuses in their lifetimes has been collated, and it's one way parents could go to make sure they give their baby the best footing to get on in the world. Genealogy research website MooseRoots gathered 14,750... Read more
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Daily Mail
Call your kid John or Mary if you want them to be a geniusWant your child to be a genius? Call them John or Mary: Researchers reveal the
Call your kid John or Mary if you want them to be a genius
Daily Mail / Posted 25 days ago
Want your child to be a genius? Call them John or Mary: Researchers reveal the most popular names among those with high IQs MooseRoots gathered 14,750 names of academics to create their list John is the most common male genius names Mary is the... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
The State of the Nation: A Dictatorship Without Tears - Commentary The State of the Nation: A Dictatorship Without Tears By John W. Whitehead January 11 2016 “There will be in the next generation or so a pharmacological method of making people lov...The State of the Nation: A Dictatorship Without Tears “There will be, in the n
The State of the Nation: A Dictatorship Without Tears - Commentary The State of the Nation: A Dictatorship Without Tears By John W. Whitehead January 11 2016 “There will be in the next generation or so a pharmacological method of making people lov...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 26 days ago
The State of the Nation: A Dictatorship Without Tears “There will be, in the next generation or so, a pharmacological method of making people love their servitude, and producing dictatorship without tears, so to speak, producing a kind of painless... Read more
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Zero Hedge
The State Of The Nation: A Dictatorship Without TearsSubmitted by John Whitehead via The Rutherford Institute, “There will be, in t
The State Of The Nation: A Dictatorship Without Tears
Zero Hedge / Posted 26 days ago
Submitted by John Whitehead via The Rutherford Institute, “There will be, in the next generation or so, a pharmacological method of making people love their servitude, and producing dictatorship without tears, so to speak, producing a kind of... Read more
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The Advertiser-Tribune
James ‘Ronnie’ CornettJames "Ronnie" Cornett, 70, of Tiffin, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 5, 2016, at
James ‘Ronnie’ Cornett
The Advertiser-Tribune / Posted 29 days ago
James "Ronnie" Cornett, 70, of Tiffin, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 5, 2016, at his residence. James was born April 3, 1945, in Whitesburg, Kentucky, to the late James Monroe and Ocie (Halcomb) Cornett. Survivors include his four children, Mary Jo... Read more
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OregonLive.com
'Tyranny' for feds to keep land, as militants claim? Constitution says noEvery inch of landscape in the U.S. outside of the 13 original states was initi
'Tyranny' for feds to keep land, as militants claim? Constitution says no
OregonLive.com / Posted 30 days ago
Every inch of landscape in the U.S. outside of the 13 original states was initially owned by the federal government – because the Founding Fathers wanted it that way. Federal agencies continue to hold much more land in the West – almost half of the... Read more

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