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Daily Record
Aid for Ethiopia: How Scots charity are beating the food crisis in East AfricaThe cattle herder knew it was illegal to cut trees for charcoal to sell at the
Aid for Ethiopia: How Scots charity are beating the food crisis in East Africa
Daily Record / Posted 30 minutes ago
The cattle herder knew it was illegal to cut trees for charcoal to sell at the market but he felt he had no choice. And Carfi, 46, paid a heavy price for trying to feed his family when he was reported by his neighbours and then captured by local... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Confusion alert: Texas high court candidates share a name but differ greatlyAUSTIN — A down-ballot election between two Greens is testing how red Texas wil
Confusion alert: Texas high court candidates share a name but differ greatly
Dallas Morning News / Posted 51 minutes ago
AUSTIN — A down-ballot election between two Greens is testing how red Texas will go. Former state lawmaker Rick Green — who has long associated with the tea party and boasts endorsements from Texas Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller and actor Chuck... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Paczki sale honors heritageVARIETY OF FLAVORS OFFERED FOR ALL TASTES Polish pastry fund-raiser continues t
Paczki sale honors heritage
The Toledo Blade / Posted an hour ago
VARIETY OF FLAVORS OFFERED FOR ALL TASTES Polish pastry fund-raiser continues today, Tuesday Doug Grahl, left, of Clyde and Ben Sommers of Millbury put in custom orders for paczki. The prices are $7 for a half dozen and... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Super Bowl Commercials Postgame Twitter Reacts to Top AdsDenver Broncos and Carolina Panthers fans were glued to their television screen
Super Bowl Commercials Postgame Twitter Reacts to Top Ads
Bleacher Report / Posted an hour ago
Denver Broncos and Carolina Panthers fans were glued to their television screens and living and dying on every snap during Super Bowl Sunday, but the actual football took a backseat for many other spectators. After all, Sunday was also the Super... Read more
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The Columbian
Seattle scientists step up antiviral researchSamples of Zika virus from the outbreak raging across Brazil and Latin America
Seattle scientists step up antiviral research
The Columbian / Posted 2 hours ago
Samples of Zika virus from the outbreak raging across Brazil and Latin America arrived at the University of Washington last month, where they were quickly locked in a biosafety freezer, awaiting research aimed at stopping the germ tied to growing... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Reporters’ NotebookOLAF FUB SEZ: A thought for February from English artist and critic John Ruskin
Reporters’ Notebook
The Buffalo News / Posted 5 hours ago
OLAF FUB SEZ: A thought for February from English artist and critic John Ruskin, born on this date in 1819, “Sunshine is delicious, rain is refreshing, wind braces us up, snow is exhilarating; there is really no such thing as bad weather, only... Read more
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The Star
CNY small-cap rally in sightStocks on KL market likely to jump if international markets stabilise THE fact
CNY small-cap rally in sight
The Star / Posted 5 hours ago
Stocks on KL market likely to jump if international markets stabilise THE fact that the FBMFledgling index (FBMFL) has been stable indicates that a small rally in small caps is possible after Chinese New Year (CNY). “Small caps look like priming... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Reporters’ NotebookOLAF FUB SEZ: A thought for February from English artist and critic John Ruskin
Reporters’ Notebook
The Buffalo News / Posted 6 hours ago
OLAF FUB SEZ: A thought for February from English artist and critic John Ruskin, born on this date in 1819, “Sunshine is delicious, rain is refreshing, wind braces us up, snow is exhilarating; there is really no such thing as bad weather, only... Read more
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International Business Times
Trinidad and Tobago Carnival 2016: Everything you need to know about the Caribbean festival The Trinidad and Tobago Carnival is one of the biggest events in the Caribbean
Trinidad and Tobago Carnival 2016: Everything you need to know about the Caribbean festival
International Business Times / Posted 6 hours ago
The Trinidad and Tobago Carnival is one of the biggest events in the Caribbean calendar, with thousands flocking to the islands to see the glittering costumes and energetic celebrations. The festival takes place every year before Ash Wednesday and... Read more
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The Star
Snow Monkey’s many facesKUALA LUMPUR: Embodying the Year of the Monkey, Snow Yap Zuo Yun, 20, lives his
Snow Monkey’s many faces
The Star / Posted 6 hours ago
KUALA LUMPUR: Embodying the Year of the Monkey, Snow Yap Zuo Yun, 20, lives his life in the limelight. A full-time entertainer, KL-based Yap has taken on the stage name of Snow Monkey. He performs face-changing and magic acts, and stages wushu and... Read more
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News.com.au
Haiti delays start of Carnival amid unrest PORT-AU-PRINCE, Feb 7 Reuters - Haiti has delayed the start of Carnival celeb
Haiti delays start of Carnival amid unrest
News.com.au / Posted 7 hours ago
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Feb 7 Reuters - Haiti has delayed the start of Carnival celebrations because of fears of violence from anti-government protesters as President Michel Martelly ended his term with nobody... Read more
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The Star
Haiti postpones Carnival as president steps down amid unrestPORT-AU-PRINCE (Reuters) - Haiti delayed the start of Carnival celebrations on
Haiti postpones Carnival as president steps down amid unrest
The Star / Posted 7 hours ago
PORT-AU-PRINCE (Reuters) - Haiti delayed the start of Carnival celebrations on Sunday because of fears of violence from anti-government protesters as President Michel Martelly ended his term with nobody elected to replace him. Widespread unrest set... Read more
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Swissinfo
Haiti postpones Carnival as president steps down amid unrestBy Joseph Guyler Delva PORT-AU-PRINCE (Reuters) - Haiti delayed the start of C
Haiti postpones Carnival as president steps down amid unrest
Swissinfo / Posted 8 hours ago
By Joseph Guyler Delva PORT-AU-PRINCE (Reuters) - Haiti delayed the start of Carnival celebrations on Sunday because of fears of violence from anti-government protesters as President Michel Martelly ended his term with nobody elected to replace... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Winemaker dinner at Eau Palm Beach offers Napa palate-pleasersJulie Johnson, owner and winemaker at Tres Sabores Winery, was our host for the
Winemaker dinner at Eau Palm Beach offers Napa palate-pleasers
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 8 hours ago
Julie Johnson, owner and winemaker at Tres Sabores Winery, was our host for the first in a new series of winemaker dinners at Eau Palm Beach Resort & Spa’s Angle Restaurant. Rather than a set menu, there were options for each of the three courses... Read more
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The Hindu
Shun a complexion?Let me tell you a modern love story. There was once a young couple. They worke
Shun a complexion?
The Hindu / Posted 8 hours ago
Let me tell you a modern love story. There was once a young couple. They worked together. They fell in love. They were from the same community. They even spoke the same native tongue. It seemed they were meant to be together. Her parents said... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Haiti postpones Carnival as president steps down amid unrestPORT-AU-PRINCE: Haiti delayed the start of Carnival celebrations on Sunday beca
Haiti postpones Carnival as president steps down amid unrest
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 hours ago
PORT-AU-PRINCE: Haiti delayed the start of Carnival celebrations on Sunday because of fears of violence from anti-government protesters as President Michel Martelly ended his term with nobody elected to replace him. Widespread unrest set off by an... Read more
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Daily Mail
Revellers take to the streets of Cologne for the carnival seasonMore police, more rain but the same party atmosphere: Revellers take to the str
Revellers take to the streets of Cologne for the carnival season
Daily Mail / Posted 9 hours ago
More police, more rain but the same party atmosphere: Revellers take to the streets of Cologne for the annual carnival season in defiance of a string of robberies and sex assaults in the city at New Year Sunday's carnival parade in Cologne, called... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
Carnage in Christchurch, and a World Cup for the agesESPNcricinfo picks out some of Brendon McCullum's best limited-overs innings B
Carnage in Christchurch, and a World Cup for the ages
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 10 hours ago
ESPNcricinfo picks out some of Brendon McCullum's best limited-overs innings Brendon McCullum's romance with the Christchurch began over a decade ago, when he slammed a 25-ball 50 to sink Australia 50* off 25 balls v Australia, December... Read more
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WA Today
Consumers are subsidising the unprofitable coal seam gas industryCoal seam gas protesters had attacked AGL's gas projects in NSW. Photo: Peter R
Consumers are subsidising the unprofitable coal seam gas industry
WA Today / Posted 11 hours ago
Coal seam gas protesters had attacked AGL's gas projects in NSW. Photo: Peter Rae After all the heartache, trenchant opposition from local communities and a towering $1.8 billion in write-downs, AGL has jettisoned its coal seam gas program. Santos... Read more
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Canberra Times
Consumers are subsidising the unprofitable coal seam gas industryCoal seam gas protesters had attacked AGL's gas projects in NSW. Photo: Peter R
Consumers are subsidising the unprofitable coal seam gas industry
Canberra Times / Posted 11 hours ago
Coal seam gas protesters had attacked AGL's gas projects in NSW. Photo: Peter Rae After all the heartache, trenchant opposition from local communities and a towering $1.8 billion in write-downs, AGL has jettisoned its coal seam gas program. Santos... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Consumers are subsidising the unprofitable coal seam gas industryCoal seam gas protesters had attacked AGL's gas projects in NSW. Photo: Peter R
Consumers are subsidising the unprofitable coal seam gas industry
Brisbane Times / Posted 12 hours ago
Coal seam gas protesters had attacked AGL's gas projects in NSW. Photo: Peter Rae After all the heartache, trenchant opposition from local communities and a towering $1.8 billion in write-downs, AGL has jettisoned its coal seam gas program. Santos... Read more
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The Age
Consumers are subsidising the unprofitable coal seam gas industryCoal seam gas protesters had attacked AGL's gas projects in NSW. Photo: Peter R
Consumers are subsidising the unprofitable coal seam gas industry
The Age / Posted 12 hours ago
Coal seam gas protesters had attacked AGL's gas projects in NSW. Photo: Peter Rae After all the heartache, trenchant opposition from local communities and a towering $1.8 billion in write-downs, AGL has jettisoned its coal seam gas program. Santos... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Consumers are subsidising the unprofitable coal seam gas industryCoal seam gas protesters had attacked AGL's gas projects in NSW. Photo: Peter R
Consumers are subsidising the unprofitable coal seam gas industry
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 12 hours ago
Coal seam gas protesters had attacked AGL's gas projects in NSW. Photo: Peter Rae After all the heartache, trenchant opposition from local communities and a towering $1.8 billion in write-downs, AGL has jettisoned its coal seam gas program. Santos... Read more
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Beauregard Daily News
Mardi Gras season rolls toward culmination Tuesday in New Orleans The Mardi Gras season entered its last big weekend of parades and galas in Ne
Mardi Gras season rolls toward culmination Tuesday in New Orleans
Beauregard Daily News / Posted 12 hours ago
The Mardi Gras season entered its last big weekend of parades and galas in New Orleans before its end at midnight Fat Tuesday, when Ash Wednesday ushers in the period of Lent leading... Read more
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express
10 fun facts that prove we love Pancake Day MORE than Valentines FLIPPIN' heck Pancake Day looks set to be more popular than Valentine's Day.
10 fun facts that prove we love Pancake Day MORE than Valentines
express / Posted 12 hours ago
FLIPPIN' heck Pancake Day looks set to be more popular than Valentine's Day. Research shows that 50 per cent of us will be tucking into pancakes on Tuesday Is romance really going to... Read more
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Southwest Daily News
Mardi Gras season rolls toward culmination Tuesday in New Orleans The Mardi Gras season entered its last big weekend of parades and galas in Ne
Mardi Gras season rolls toward culmination Tuesday in New Orleans
Southwest Daily News / Posted 12 hours ago
The Mardi Gras season entered its last big weekend of parades and galas in New Orleans before its end at midnight Fat Tuesday, when Ash Wednesday ushers in the period of Lent leading... Read more
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Anime News Network
Hatsune Miku Project Diva X's New Features Previewed in Promo VideoSega debuted the latest promotional video for its rhythm game Hatsune Miku Proj
Hatsune Miku Project Diva X's New Features Previewed in Promo Video
Anime News Network / Posted 13 hours ago
Sega debuted the latest promotional video for its rhythm game Hatsune Miku Project Diva X at the Snow Miku 2016 event. Saki Fujita, the voice actress who lent Hatsune Miku her vocal samples, narrates the new features in the game such as the "Live... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Hungry for a fish fry? Here are some choicesMonroe County’s fish fry season begins this week, with several such dinners hos
Hungry for a fish fry? Here are some choices
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 14 hours ago
Monroe County’s fish fry season begins this week, with several such dinners hosted by local churches and organizations this Friday through March 25, coinciding with the start of Lent through Good Friday.If you have a fish fry or other community event... Read more
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Daily Mirror
In Pictures: Magical Rio Carnival revellers party away defying the Zika virusHowever the joyful carnival goers seemed unaffected as they danced the night aw
In Pictures: Magical Rio Carnival revellers party away defying the Zika virus
Daily Mirror / Posted 14 hours ago
However the joyful carnival goers seemed unaffected as they danced the night away. The lavish five-day event is reported to have attracted around five million people to Sao Paulo. Rio beauty: The world famous festival attracts more than a few... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Waging War on the Greatest Cancer Myth of AllImage source: National Cancer Institute. In terms of medical diagnoses, there
Waging War on the Greatest Cancer Myth of All
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 hours ago
Image source: National Cancer Institute. In terms of medical diagnoses, there aren't many things scarier than hearing the phrase, "you have cancer." The numbers partially tell the tale. Globally, according to the World Health Organization, there... Read more
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Times of Malta
Chicago goes crazy for 'paczki' as doughnuts go gourmetChicago residents s are this month focused on finding the perfect paczki - a ri
Chicago goes crazy for 'paczki' as doughnuts go gourmet
Times of Malta / Posted 15 hours ago
Chicago residents s are this month focused on finding the perfect paczki - a rich, Polish, doughnut-type dessert that's taking the high-end dessert market by storm. Long a staple treat preceding the Catholic fasting period of Lent, the pastries, a... Read more
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Times of Malta
Escaping rituals, traditions of Lent 'more appealing' – ArchbishopReligious faith in Malta remains high, but taking part in the associated tradit
Escaping rituals, traditions of Lent 'more appealing' – Archbishop
Times of Malta / Posted 15 hours ago
Religious faith in Malta remains high, but taking part in the associated traditional rituals appears to be in consistent decline. Most commonly remarked on are declining Sunday Mass attendances, but as Lent starts on Wednesday, the once ubiquitous... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Willett wins Dubai Desert Classic with birdie putt on 18thSan Francisco police chase ends with crash thought to kill 3San Francisco polic
Willett wins Dubai Desert Classic with birdie putt on 18th
KTVN Reno / Posted 15 hours ago
San Francisco police chase ends with crash thought to kill 3San Francisco police chase ends with crash thought to kill 3 A police chase Saturday night ended with a fiery crash that is believed to have killed three people, KPIX-TV reported.More >> A... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Clinton to detour from New Hampshire, visit Flint, MichiganAP FACT CHECK: Skewed GOP claims on taxes, health insuranceAP FACT CHECK: Skewe
Clinton to detour from New Hampshire, visit Flint, Michigan
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 15 hours ago
AP FACT CHECK: Skewed GOP claims on taxes, health insuranceAP FACT CHECK: Skewed GOP claims on taxes, health insurance Viewers of the latest Republican presidential debate didn't get a straight story from the candidates on U.S. taxes vs. the world,... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Algeria's parliament OKs new constitution with term limitsAP FACT CHECK: Skewed GOP claims on taxes, health insuranceAP FACT CHECK: Skewe
Algeria's parliament OKs new constitution with term limits
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 15 hours ago
AP FACT CHECK: Skewed GOP claims on taxes, health insuranceAP FACT CHECK: Skewed GOP claims on taxes, health insurance Viewers of the latest Republican presidential debate didn't get a straight story from the candidates on U.S. taxes vs. the world,... Read more
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walesonline
Tim Farron: Give your protest votes to us rather than 'English nationalists',If you plan to make a protest vote against the Tories or Labour in the May Asse
Tim Farron: Give your protest votes to us rather than 'English nationalists',
walesonline / Posted 17 hours ago
If you plan to make a protest vote against the Tories or Labour in the May Assembly election, Tim Farron wants you to back the Liberal Democrats and not the ‘English nationalists’ of Ukip. The UK Lib Dem leader would not say he was 100% certain that... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
West Palm Beach temple plans five-day Jewish mission to CubaWith the easing of travel restrictions between the United States and Cuba, dema
West Palm Beach temple plans five-day Jewish mission to Cuba
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 17 hours ago
With the easing of travel restrictions between the United States and Cuba, demand to see the Caribbean nation is soaring. For Temple Beth El Rabbi Leonid Feldman, who regularly leads groups on mission trips, the timing sounded right for a journey to... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
According to Gordon: Mike Siani on Kenny Stabler and brain injuries in the NFLAfter all the buildup, we are here. The NFL's 50th Super Bowl, with all its gl
According to Gordon: Mike Siani on Kenny Stabler and brain injuries in the NFL
Staten Island Advance / Posted 17 hours ago
After all the buildup, we are here. The NFL's 50th Super Bowl, with all its glitz and trappings, from Cam and Peyton, to Coldplay and Beyonce, has arrived. You'll be watching, you say? No surprise there. About half the citizens of America who are... Read more
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New York Post
How Donald Trump helped save New York CityLong before Donald Trump stamped his name in gold on buildings around the world
How Donald Trump helped save New York City
New York Post / Posted 19 hours ago
Long before Donald Trump stamped his name in gold on buildings around the world, posted snarky midnight tweets and joined the race for the White House, he was New York’s most important and bravest real-estate developer. Whatever you think about his... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
When is Chinese New Year 2016? Everything you need to know about the Year of the Monkey ahead of tomorrow's celebrationsYesterday, the National Gallery in Trafalgar Square hosted a free Chinese New Y
When is Chinese New Year 2016? Everything you need to know about the Year of the Monkey ahead of tomorrow's celebrations
Daily Telegraph / Posted 19 hours ago
Yesterday, the National Gallery in Trafalgar Square hosted a free Chinese New Year-themed family day, while Chiswick House Gardens launched the UK debut of the Magical Lantern Festival on Wednesday February 3rd. The display, which includes a... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Mardi Gras season rolls into last big weekend in New OrleansNEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Mardi Gras season entered its last big weekend of parade
Mardi Gras season rolls into last big weekend in New Orleans
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 20 hours ago
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Mardi Gras season entered its last big weekend of parades and galas in New Orleans before its end at midnight Fat Tuesday, when Ash Wednesday ushers in the period of Lent leading to Easter. The Krewe of Endymion's parade moved... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Framed! Meet the creators shaking up modern comicsNothing kills the excitement of a pop culture phenomenon like proclaiming that
Framed! Meet the creators shaking up modern comics
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 20 hours ago
Nothing kills the excitement of a pop culture phenomenon like proclaiming that is has “grown up”. The last time this happened to the lurid, fast-paced, gleefully disreputable world of comics, in the late 1980s, the adoption of adult themes and... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
#15YearsofBulatlat | Philippines’ longest-running news website turns 15 – BulatlatSometime in 1999, a group of journalists and rights advocates gathered to discu
#15YearsofBulatlat | Philippines’ longest-running news website turns 15 – Bulatlat
Bulatlat.com / Posted 20 hours ago
Sometime in 1999, a group of journalists and rights advocates gathered to discuss what they observed as “shallow” reporting when it comes to people’s issues and their interests. These discussions boiled down to the need to set up a media outlet – an... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
America's big show"Baseball is what we were, and football is what we have become." -- Mary McGro
America's big show
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 21 hours ago
"Baseball is what we were, and football is what we have become." -- Mary McGrory Today is Super Bowl Sunday, a corporate secular holiday that, like Christmas, is inescapable. Even atheists, agnostics and those who only refer to the sport as... Read more
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New Kerala
Ghulam Ali all set to perform in LucknowLucknow, Feb 7 : Ghazal maestro Ghulam Ali will perform at the Lucknow Mahotsav
Ghulam Ali all set to perform in Lucknow
New Kerala / Posted 22 hours ago
Lucknow, Feb 7 : Ghazal maestro Ghulam Ali will perform at the Lucknow Mahotsava on Sunday night, and officials said they were taking no chances on the security front. The ghazal maestro arrived in the Uttar Pradesh late on Saturday. He is here... Read more
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examiner.com
Mardi Gras! Celebrate with traditional Cajun foodMardi Gras! A time when Christian communities around the world take the opportu
Mardi Gras! Celebrate with traditional Cajun food
examiner.com / Posted 22 hours ago
Mardi Gras! A time when Christian communities around the world take the opportunity for a last festive blowout before the restrictions of Lent set in but, perhaps no place on earth is it celebrated with more abandon than in New Orleans. Mardi is more... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Sudbury faith: A rewarding traditionRev. Charles Nolting, Columnist A very old tradition is upon us, one that date
Sudbury faith: A rewarding tradition
The Sudbury Star / Posted 22 hours ago
Rev. Charles Nolting, Columnist A very old tradition is upon us, one that dates back many centuries. In Christian circles it is known as the season of Lent. In essence, Lent is a time to step back, take stock of our lives, and perhaps even make some... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Paczki Dash 5K benefits kids’ programs at local librariesBy ELISE McKEOWN SKOLNICK Runners of all ages ran through Poland Forest on Sat
Paczki Dash 5K benefits kids’ programs at local libraries
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 22 hours ago
By ELISE McKEOWN SKOLNICK Runners of all ages ran through Poland Forest on Saturday for a good cause. Polish Youngstown and Vertical Runner teamed up for the first Paczki Dash 5K to benefit the Public Library of Youngstown & Mahoning... Read more
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dna
Delhi Auto Expo: AR Rahman inaugurates musical web-series 'ProjectX with Mercedes-Benz'Multi-channel Network and Digital Agency Qyuki and Ranjit Barot launched a new
Delhi Auto Expo: AR Rahman inaugurates musical web-series 'ProjectX with Mercedes-Benz'
dna / Posted 23 hours ago
Multi-channel Network and Digital Agency Qyuki and Ranjit Barot launched a new Music based web-series called ProjectX with Mercedes-Benz at the Auto Expo 2016. The musical web-series was inaugurated with a song 'Khushnuma' whose melody has been... Read more
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Daily Mail
Mardi Gras season rolls into last big weekend in New OrleansMardi Gras rolls into last weekend of parades in New Orleans as this year's sea
Mardi Gras season rolls into last big weekend in New Orleans
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
Mardi Gras rolls into last weekend of parades in New Orleans as this year's season is billed the biggest since before Hurricane Katrina The Krewe of Endymion's parade, which had 36 floats and 3,100 riders, rolled through the city on Saturday The... Read more
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