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San Francisco Chronicle
Chase Adam streamlines donations for global health careAt the back of a humid bus traveling near the Costa Rica-Panama border in 2010,
Chase Adam streamlines donations for global health care
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
At the back of a humid bus traveling near the Costa Rica-Panama border in 2010, an idea struck Chase Adam. It began when a woman walked down the bus aisle, begging every person on board to make a donation to fund her son’s medical bills. Adam’s... Read more
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The Morning Call
Refunds headed to scam victims years laterPeople who were scammed years ago and lamented that the best they could do was
Refunds headed to scam victims years later
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
People who were scammed years ago and lamented that the best they could do was learn from their mistake and move on will be getting a welcome surprise. Under a settlement announced Thursday, up to $9 million will be paid to fraud victims nationwide... Read more
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The Memphis Flyer
A New Day for Newby’sLarry Thompson knows how to throw a party. In fact, he's so good at it that hi
A New Day for Newby’s
The Memphis Flyer / Posted 2 days ago
Larry Thompson knows how to throw a party. In fact, he's so good at it that his neighbor asked him to come bartend for him, and for two and a half years, Thompson helped keep the party rolling at his neighborhood bar, Newby's. Life went on for... Read more
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Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune
Workshops explore early learningWorkshops coming to Grande Prairie in March will be focused on breaking down th
Workshops explore early learning
Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Workshops coming to Grande Prairie in March will be focused on breaking down the strict educational structures we have in place for young children to help their development. Jeff Johnson, who will be leading the workshops, opened Explorations Early... Read more
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Brunswick Sentinel
Sports | February 11, 2016South Brunswick High School’s Alexis Adams goes up for a basket in traffic as f
Sports | February 11, 2016
Brunswick Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
South Brunswick High School’s Alexis Adams goes up for a basket in traffic as four Bishop George Ahr High School defenders reach vainly during the Feb. 6 game played in Edison. The visiting Vikings won the Greater Middlesex Conference game, 58-47.... Read more
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Brunswick Sentinel
Vikings’ boys extend hoops winning streak to six | February 11, 2016South Brunswick High School’s Alexis Adams goes up for a basket in traffic as f
Vikings’ boys extend hoops winning streak to six | February 11, 2016
Brunswick Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
South Brunswick High School’s Alexis Adams goes up for a basket in traffic as four Bishop George Ahr High School defenders reach vainly during the Feb. 6 game played in Edison. The visiting Vikings won the Greater Middlesex Conference game, 58-47.... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Disc golf coming to Surf CityIn the spring of 2015, while looking at some undeveloped property owned by Surf
Disc golf coming to Surf City
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
In the spring of 2015, while looking at some undeveloped property owned by Surf City, I realized that the land would be the perfect place for a disc golf course. At the �time, the town’s Employee Wellness Program was gaining momentum, and the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Orangewood prevails in PKs to reach finalMELBOURNE – It took Orangewood Christian a little more than four minutes to sco
Orangewood prevails in PKs to reach final
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
MELBOURNE – It took Orangewood Christian a little more than four minutes to score against Melbourne Holy Trinity in Monday night's FHSAA Class 1A boys soccer state semifinal. They Rams conceded a wonder goal and didn't deposit it again in 100... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Luisa Buada brings high-quality care to low-income communitiesLuisa Buada remembers arriving at the Natividad County Hospital in Salinas with
Luisa Buada brings high-quality care to low-income communities
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
Luisa Buada remembers arriving at the Natividad County Hospital in Salinas with a farmworker who was about to give birth. Buada often cared for such women — those who lacked health insurance and spoke little English — in the hospital parking lot... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Bloedel Reserve invites couples to stroll along Cupid’s WalkThe Bloedel Reserve — a 150-acre Pacific Northwest wonderland of lush forests,
Bloedel Reserve invites couples to stroll along Cupid’s Walk
The Seattle Times / Posted 5 days ago
The Bloedel Reserve — a 150-acre Pacific Northwest wonderland of lush forests, winding pathways, reflective ponds and intricate gardens — represents nothing short of a love story. From 1951 until 1985, Prentice Bloedel and his wife, Virginia, lived... Read more
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WJHG Panama City
Chipola Alum Bautista Entering Contract Year with Blue JaysMARIANNA, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - Chipola's campus was busy all weekend, highlighte
Chipola Alum Bautista Entering Contract Year with Blue Jays
WJHG Panama City / Posted 6 days ago
MARIANNA, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - Chipola's campus was busy all weekend, highlighted by the return of major and minor leaguers for the Indians Baseball Alumni Weekend. The star of the festivities - even though he was unable to defend his Home Run Derby... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Orangewood Christian playing for more than state titlesIt takes winning a state title to realize it's not the most important part of b
Orangewood Christian playing for more than state titles
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
It takes winning a state title to realize it's not the most important part of being involved in team sports. A championship, in essence, is the byproduct of a bond forged between teammates throughout the course of a season. At least that's the way... Read more
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WJHG Panama City
Johnson, Bautista, Chipola Baseball Celebrate Alumni WeekendMARIANNA, Fla (WJHG/WECP) - Chipola baseball celebrated their ninth-annual Alum
Johnson, Bautista, Chipola Baseball Celebrate Alumni Weekend
WJHG Panama City / Posted 7 days ago
MARIANNA, Fla (WJHG/WECP) - Chipola baseball celebrated their ninth-annual Alumni Weekend, welcoming back former Indians to Marianna. The attendees included current Major and Minor Leaguers, like Toronto All-Star Jose Bautista. While the Blue Jays... Read more
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News.com.au
Summer stingers out in full forceEmergency services are on high alert for bites and stings from deadly and unusu
Summer stingers out in full force
News.com.au / Posted 7 days ago
Emergency services are on high alert for bites and stings from deadly and unusual animals this summer season. EMERGENCY services are on high alert for bites and stings from deadly and unusual animals after a 13-year-old boy was rushed to hospital... Read more
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Billboard
Chase Bryant Prepping for Debut AlbumChase Bryant's been riding his self-titled EP for more than 16 months now. And
Chase Bryant Prepping for Debut Album
Billboard / Posted 7 days ago
Chase Bryant's been riding his self-titled EP for more than 16 months now. And the fledgling country singer and writer is both pleased and a bit surprised with the shelf life it's had -- and which has been renewed by his second single, "Little Bit of... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Team investigation finds shortage of police, EMS dispatchers to answer 911 callsCLEVELAND - The Fox 8 I-Team is investigating more open jobs for Cleveland disp
Team investigation finds shortage of police, EMS dispatchers to answer 911 calls
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 8 days ago
CLEVELAND - The Fox 8 I-Team is investigating more open jobs for Cleveland dispatchers and what it means when you call 911, especially with the city now taking in hundreds more emergency calls each day. Last year, we first exposed the problem, and... Read more
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Jackson County Pilot
Jackson County PilotPhyllis Nauerth voiced her concern about how much water from dams in the area i
Jackson County Pilot
Jackson County Pilot / Posted 9 days ago
Phyllis Nauerth voiced her concern about how much water from dams in the area is being allowed to seep into the ground. “Minnesota Pollution Control Agency is allowing so much seepage — 30,000 gallons annually — which allows for the possibility that... Read more
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Fort McMurray Today
Keyano president steps downKeyano’s president and CEO has stepped down in the midst of significant financi
Keyano president steps down
Fort McMurray Today / Posted 9 days ago
Keyano’s president and CEO has stepped down in the midst of significant financial struggles at the college. Kevin Nagel, who joined as president in 2011, submitted his resignation to the Board of Governors on Monday. Keyano said in a statement that... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Stillwater community plays big role in Cowboys landing quarterback Keondre WudteeBOSSIER CITY, La. — Like any typical high school football prospect aiming to ch
Stillwater community plays big role in Cowboys landing quarterback Keondre Wudtee
The Oklahoman / Posted 10 days ago
BOSSIER CITY, La. — Like any typical high school football prospect aiming to choose his next destination, Parkway quarterback Keondre Wudtee honed in on Oklahoma State because of the system and personnel. “I like the environment and the coaches,”... Read more
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GlobeSt.com
Commercial Real Estate Sectors to Watch | Healthcare Real EstateINDIANAPOLIS—Cornerstone Cos. Inc., a privately owned healthcare real estate co
Commercial Real Estate Sectors to Watch | Healthcare Real Estate
GlobeSt.com / Posted 12 days ago
INDIANAPOLIS—Cornerstone Cos. Inc., a privately owned healthcare real estate company in Indianapolis, recently completed its purchase of Lakeview… LOS ANGELES—The investor breaks into the Southern California market with the purchase of a... Read more
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ESPN
Strang -- A portrait of a pitcher: Daniel Norris' journey to find perspectiveA budding friendship between Tigers pitcher Daniel Norris, right, and his photo
Strang -- A portrait of a pitcher: Daniel Norris' journey to find perspective
ESPN / Posted 13 days ago
A budding friendship between Tigers pitcher Daniel Norris, right, and his photography mentor Ben Moon resulted in a road trip that took them from Tennessee to Oregon in Norris' well-known van, "Shaggy." Courtesy of Daniel Norris/Photo credit: Ben... Read more
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Penticton Western News
Canyon coming to MuleThis year is a return to form for George Canyon. Exploring other creative aven
Canyon coming to Mule
Penticton Western News / Posted 15 days ago
This year is a return to form for George Canyon. Exploring other creative avenues including acting, producing and mentoring over the past few years, Canyon decided it was time to get back to the start of it all, back to the music. Two years in the... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Blighted Deep Deuce building purchased, to be renovatedA century-old, boarded-up building in Deep Deuce is set to be repaired and even
Blighted Deep Deuce building purchased, to be renovated
The Oklahoman / Posted 15 days ago
A century-old, boarded-up building in Deep Deuce is set to be repaired and eventually renovated by its new owner. Jeff Johnson, a partner in the Mideke redevelopment in nearby Bricktown, also has converted the former Bricktown Burgers into a... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Jameson/UPMC merger clearedStaff report NEW CASTLE Jameson Health System is cleared to complete its merg
Jameson/UPMC merger cleared
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 16 days ago
Staff report NEW CASTLE Jameson Health System is cleared to complete its merger with the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. The Pennsylvania Attorney General’s office requested Jameson to facilitate a nationwide request for other proposals... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Blighted Deep Deuce building will be purchased, renovatedA century-old, boarded-up building in Deep Deuce is set to be repaired and even
Blighted Deep Deuce building will be purchased, renovated
The Oklahoman / Posted 16 days ago
A century-old, boarded-up building in Deep Deuce is set to be repaired and eventually renovated by its new owner. Jeff Johnson, a partner in the Mideke redevelopment in nearby Bricktown, also has converted the former Bricktown Burgers into a... Read more
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MLive.com
Community rallies behind girl hit by truck while waiting for school busMONTAGUE, MI – In just two days, residents of Loren Kroll's small town have rai
Community rallies behind girl hit by truck while waiting for school bus
MLive.com / Posted 16 days ago
MONTAGUE, MI – In just two days, residents of Loren Kroll's small town have raised nearly $2,700 to help the high school senior who was critically injured when she was hit by a plow truck near her bus stop Monday. An account for Loren was... Read more
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The Advocate
Dentons to reign over Krewe of Denham SpringsWhen the Krewe of Denham Springs Mardi Gras parade rolls Saturday, Denham Sprin
Dentons to reign over Krewe of Denham Springs
The Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
When the Krewe of Denham Springs Mardi Gras parade rolls Saturday, Denham Springs City Marshal Jerry Denton and wife Michelle will ride as king and queen. The Krewe of Denham Springs’ parade starts at 3 p.m. Saturday with LSU drum major Daniel... Read more
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5 Eyewitness News St. Paul
What You Might Have MissedGunshot Report Leads to Excessive Force Investigation for Minneapolis Police A
What You Might Have Missed
5 Eyewitness News St. Paul / Posted 16 days ago
Gunshot Report Leads to Excessive Force Investigation for Minneapolis Police A Minneapolis man alleges police used excessive force and severely injured him while investigating reports of gunshots being fired on the city's north side. "I'm very... Read more
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5 Eyewitness News St. Paul
Waseca Teen in School Attack Plot to Remain in Minn. for TreatmentThe Waseca teen accused of plotting to attack his high school will go to a Minn
Waseca Teen in School Attack Plot to Remain in Minn. for Treatment
5 Eyewitness News St. Paul / Posted 17 days ago
The Waseca teen accused of plotting to attack his high school will go to a Minnesota treatment facility after his sentence ends Thursday. Chief Public Defender Jeff Johnson, based out of Owatonna, confirmed Wednesday night that "a bed is available"... Read more
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MLive.com
Student airlifted to hospital after being hit by truck near bus stopMONTAGUE, MI -- A Montague High School student has been airlifted to a Grand Ra
Student airlifted to hospital after being hit by truck near bus stop
MLive.com / Posted 19 days ago
MONTAGUE, MI -- A Montague High School student has been airlifted to a Grand Rapids hospital after being struck by a truck with a plow early Monday, according to the Montague schools superintendent. The 18-year-old was struck as she waited for her... Read more
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Jackson County Pilot
Jackson County PilotAfter every five years, the Federal Emergency Management Agency considers a cou
Jackson County Pilot
Jackson County Pilot / Posted 23 days ago
After every five years, the Federal Emergency Management Agency considers a county’s mitigation plan expired, according to Jackson County Emergency Management Director Jeff Johnson. Because the five years are up for Jackson County’s plan, the... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Area update: Preliminary report says Cannon 'will not collapse'DANVILLE — Danville schools officials have received one preliminary report from
Area update: Preliminary report says Cannon 'will not collapse'
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 23 days ago
DANVILLE — Danville schools officials have received one preliminary report from an inspection that was done after the nearly 100-year Cannon Elementary School suffered severe flooding over the winter break. Superintendent Alicia Geddis said at... Read more
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Bennington Banner
After heated debate, Shaftsbury School Board approves budget with no changesSHAFTSBURY >> The Shaftsbury School Board approved their $3.9 million bud
After heated debate, Shaftsbury School Board approves budget with no changes
Bennington Banner / Posted 24 days ago
SHAFTSBURY >> The Shaftsbury School Board approved their $3.9 million budget on Wednesday, but not before a debate about a math interventionist position revealed deep philosophical divides between board members and administrators. The board... Read more
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Daily Mail
Gorillas join the zoo-full of animals to have been seen rocks on MarsIs this a gorilla on Mars? Rock shaped like a giant ape joins the zoo-full of '
Gorillas join the zoo-full of animals to have been seen rocks on Mars
Daily Mail / Posted 26 days ago
Is this a gorilla on Mars? Rock shaped like a giant ape joins the zoo-full of 'animals' to have been spotted on the red planet A rock with a shape similar to a gorilla has been spotted on the red planet It is the latest in a long series of... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Orlando soccer rivals Evans, Oak Ridge go separate waysPLAYOFF PRIMER: The boys soccer teams at Evans and Oak Ridge are unlikely allie
Orlando soccer rivals Evans, Oak Ridge go separate ways
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 27 days ago
PLAYOFF PRIMER: The boys soccer teams at Evans and Oak Ridge are unlikely allies as they enter separate district tournaments this week. Should each squad advance to regions as district champions, they would need three more region wins to both remain... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Under threshold, Shaftsbury board still eyes cutsSHAFTSBURY >> As time runs out to finalize the budget, the Shaftsbury Sch
Under threshold, Shaftsbury board still eyes cuts
Bennington Banner / Posted 29 days ago
SHAFTSBURY >> As time runs out to finalize the budget, the Shaftsbury School Board learned that they have gotten under the Act 46 threshold, but are still considering multiple cuts. "You are under the Act 46 spending growth threshold by $2.30... Read more

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