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Iran denies 3 senior al-Qaida figures based in the countryby Washington that three senior al-Qaida figures are based in the Persian count
Iran denies 3 senior al-Qaida figures based in the country
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by Washington that three senior al-Qaida figures are based in the Persian country, the official IRNA news agency reported. Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Ghasemi was quoted as saying that Iran doesn't have “any information about their presence... Read more
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Teen killed in Sewickley Township crashseatbelt, Bacha said. She was pronounced dead at the scene by Deputy Coroner J
Teen killed in Sewickley Township crash
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seatbelt, Bacha said. She was pronounced dead at the scene by Deputy Coroner Joshua C. Zappone. An autopsy will not be performed and toxicology reports are pending. State police at Greensburg are investigating the accident. Show commenting... Read more
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Swissinfo
Knife attacker in Japan kills 19 in their sleep at disabled centreBy Elaine Lies and Kwiyeon Ha SAGAMIHARA, Japan (Reuters) - A knife-wielding m
Knife attacker in Japan kills 19 in their sleep at disabled centre
Swissinfo / Posted 58 minutes ago
By Elaine Lies and Kwiyeon Ha SAGAMIHARA, Japan (Reuters) - A knife-wielding man broke into a facility for the disabled in a small town near Tokyo early on Tuesday and killed 19 patients as they slept, authorities said, Japan's worst mass killing in... Read more
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Bangladesh police say 9 militants killed in raid in Dhakakilled in raid in Dhaka NEW DELHI — Police in Bangladesh's capital said they r
Bangladesh police say 9 militants killed in raid in Dhaka
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killed in raid in Dhaka NEW DELHI — Police in Bangladesh's capital said they raided a five-story building used as a den for suspected Islamic militants on Tuesday, killing nine of them. Dhaka's police chief, A.K.M. Shahidul Hoque, said... Read more
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Hatred behind troubled Japan knife attacker’s rampageHatred behind troubled Japan knife attacker's rampage | TribLIVE Hatred behind
Hatred behind troubled Japan knife attacker’s rampage
TribLIVE / Posted an hour ago
Hatred behind troubled Japan knife attacker's rampage | TribLIVE Hatred behind troubled Japan knife attacker's rampage SAGAMIHARA, Japan — Hatred appear to be what fueled a young Japanese man who went on a stabbing rampage, killing 19 people... Read more
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Verizon buys fallen Internet star Yahoo for $4.83 billion | TribLIVE SAN FRANCISCO — Seeking a wider digital audience, Verizon is buy
Verizon buys fallen Internet star Yahoo for $4.83 billion
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| TribLIVE SAN FRANCISCO — Seeking a wider digital audience, Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.83 billion in a deal that marks the end... Read more
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FIBI Q&A: Japan’s Katayama makes FIBI returnFIBI Q and A: Japan's Katayama makes FIBI return | TribLIVE FIBI Q&A: Japan's
FIBI Q&A: Japan’s Katayama makes FIBI return
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FIBI Q and A: Japan's Katayama makes FIBI return | TribLIVE FIBI Q&A: Japan's Katayama makes FIBI return Taiki Katayama is one of seven players from Japan playing in this year's Freeport International Baseball Invitational. Katayama, 19, is... Read more
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Japanese maker of medical scopes withheld warning of infection, reported emails show | TribLIVE Japanese device maker Olympus Corp. made a strategic decision no
Japanese maker of medical scopes withheld warning of infection, reported emails show
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| TribLIVE Japanese device maker Olympus Corp. made a strategic decision not... Read more
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Round-the-world solar flight completeproblem-free. The pilots faced a nine-month delay a year ago after the plane's
Round-the-world solar flight complete
TribLIVE / Posted 5 hours ago
problem-free. The pilots faced a nine-month delay a year ago after the plane's batteries were damaged during a flight from Japan to Hawaii. It was also delayed for more than a week in Cairo ahead of its final flight to Abu Dhabi when Piccard fell... Read more
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Stocks pull back after 4 weeks of gains; Yahoo slipsanother turn lower. Yahoo fell after Verizon Communications announced it would
Stocks pull back after 4 weeks of gains; Yahoo slips
TribLIVE / Posted 7 hours ago
another turn lower. Yahoo fell after Verizon Communications announced it would buy most of Yahoo's internet businesses for $4.83 billion. The Dow Jones industrial average lost 77.79 points, or 0.4 percent, to 18,493.06. The Standard & Poor's... Read more
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IGN
Marvel Comics Solicitations for October 2016Civil War II paves the way for something new. Marvel released their full lineu
Marvel Comics Solicitations for October 2016
IGN / Posted 15 hours ago
Civil War II paves the way for something new. Marvel released their full lineup of solicitations for October 2016 today. October promises to be a huge month,as the Marvel NOW relaunch gets underway and new books like Champions and Infamous Iron Man... Read more
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PhysOrg
CP violation or new physics?This is the "South Pillar" region of the star-forming region called the Carina
CP violation or new physics?
PhysOrg / Posted 18 hours ago
This is the "South Pillar" region of the star-forming region called the Carina Nebula. Like cracking open a watermelon and finding its seeds, the infrared telescope "busted open" this murky cloud to reveal star embryos tucked inside finger-like... Read more
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The New Yorker
The Architect Who Became a Diamonda metal plaque, then a cement wall, and, finally, a brick façade. More than an
The Architect Who Became a Diamond
The New Yorker / Posted yesterday
a metal plaque, then a cement wall, and, finally, a brick façade. More than an hour later, they hit what they were looking for: an oxidized copper urn, filled with the ashes of Luis Barragán, one of Mexico’s greatest architects, who died in 1988.... Read more
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TribLIVE
Military memorabilia, art fill out sales rosterantique and vintage guns and knives, plus World War I memorabilia. Also in the
Military memorabilia, art fill out sales roster
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antique and vintage guns and knives, plus World War I memorabilia. Also in the July 30 sale are Rising Sun flags from Japan, an unopened Japanese military parachute, a samurai sword, a naval belt and helmets. Representing the U.S. forces is a... Read more
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Year’s worth of planning goes into Freeport International weeka month ago, the confirmation officially came: France was in, giving the 22nd i
Year’s worth of planning goes into Freeport International week
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
a month ago, the confirmation officially came: France was in, giving the 22nd iteration of the FIBI its most significant foreign representation. Although the late answer caused some last-minute scrambling for FIBI officials, particularly in... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Raids net 'distorted' charter lettersOut in force: Law enforcement officials converge at Chiang Mai Tusnaporn Co, on
Raids net 'distorted' charter letters
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
Out in force: Law enforcement officials converge at Chiang Mai Tusnaporn Co, one of the six targets raided yesterday in the hunt for 'distorted' documents. Authorities discovered letters containing allegedly distorted information on the draft... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
English class a door to broad horizonsNEW PATHWAYS: Paul Lishman (front), ESL tutor, English as a Second Language, wi
English class a door to broad horizons
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
NEW PATHWAYS: Paul Lishman (front), ESL tutor, English as a Second Language, with students (from left) Yumi Tokuyasu (Japan), Sungu Kim (South Korea), Keiko Ochi (Japan), Seungho Song (South Korea), Shinya Hamada (Japan), Yuki Yasumoto (Japan)... Read more
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Telecoms rally, push stocks to 4th week of gainsto 4th week of gains | TribLIVE John McNierney, right, trading GE stock for
Telecoms rally, push stocks to 4th week of gains
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
to 4th week of gains | TribLIVE John McNierney, right, trading GE stock for Citadel Securities, updates John Panin, left, and Greg Rowe, center, with the stock's price at the New York Stock... Read more
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Glass artists find niche creating marblestheirs. This year's World's Biggest Marble Hunt will allow many to take a break
Glass artists find niche creating marbles
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
theirs. This year's World's Biggest Marble Hunt will allow many to take a break from catching Pokemon and instead hunt for more tangible treasures. The logistics of the event, which will occur across as many as six continents, are made simple... Read more
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How ‘Pokemon Go’ went from prank to phenomenonhit game. Its hybrid DNA flows from a digital mapping pioneer's fascination wi
How ‘Pokemon Go’ went from prank to phenomenon
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
hit game. Its hybrid DNA flows from a digital mapping pioneer's fascination with the world around him, Google's affinity for offbeat ideas, Nintendo's comeback quest and a 20-year-old menagerie of animated monsters so popular that it spawned a... Read more
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PhysOrg
The magnetosphere has a large intake of solar wind energyMMS missions to study how does the Earth’s magnetosphere take in the energy of
The magnetosphere has a large intake of solar wind energy
PhysOrg / Posted 3 days ago
MMS missions to study how does the Earth’s magnetosphere take in the energy of the solar wind. Credit: ISAS/JAXA Solar wind forms the energy source for aurora explosions. How does the Earth's magnetosphere take in the energy of the solar wind? An... Read more
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The Torrington Telegram
The Torrington Telegram �May I have this dance?�gunned the motorcycle�s engine. Kaufman clung tighter still. Zimmer checked the
The Torrington Telegram �May I have this dance?�
The Torrington Telegram / Posted 4 days ago
gunned the motorcycle�s engine. Kaufman clung tighter still. Zimmer checked the speedometer: 90 mph. The allies announced Japan�s unconditional surrender. Zimmer and Kaufman were in love. Almost a year later, July 21, 1946, the couple tied the... Read more
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Roundup: Homes sales improve in June to best pace since early 2007; morethat sales of existing homes rose 1.1 percent last month to a seasonally adjust
Roundup: Homes sales improve in June to best pace since early 2007; more
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
that sales of existing homes rose 1.1 percent last month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.57 million, the best performance since February 2007. Buyers are quickly making offers amid tight supplies of homes on the market, boosting prices as... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Guru universityto have? So we're just gonna drop a few ideas here and openly invite the Minis
Guru university
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 days ago
to have? So we're just gonna drop a few ideas here and openly invite the Ministry of Education to take anything they like for implementation. Because if school back in our day had been more like this, we might not have wanted to graduate the... Read more
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TribLIVE
Possible early North Korean nuclear site foundit may have located a secret facility used by North Korea in the early stages o
Possible early North Korean nuclear site found
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
it may have located a secret facility used by North Korea in the early stages of building its program to enrich uranium for nuclear weapons, which if confirmed would be critical to the success of any future nuclear deal, according to a report... Read more
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Ventura County Reporter
Profiling paranoiaIt’s a part of American history not often spoken of: over 100,000 Japanese Amer
Profiling paranoia
Ventura County Reporter / Posted 4 days ago
It’s a part of American history not often spoken of: over 100,000 Japanese Americans forced to leave everything behind and take residence in U.S. government-sponsored internment camps, victims of World War II-era paranoia. Now, the California State... Read more
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TribLIVE
‘Star Trek’ boldly marking 50 yearsbe part of enduring 'Star Trek' legacy• Paramount announces 4th 'Star Trek' fil
‘Star Trek’ boldly marking 50 years
TribLIVE / Posted 5 days ago
be part of enduring 'Star Trek' legacy• Paramount announces 4th 'Star Trek' film, Hemsworth return Pittsburgher movie quiz for yunz Is 'Birdman' star Michael Keaton the best actor with western Pennsylvania ties? Click here to play the Trib's... Read more
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The Register
Schrödinger's cat explained with neutrinosa vial of poison was both dead and alive at the same time, until somebody opene
Schrödinger's cat explained with neutrinos
The Register / Posted 5 days ago
a vial of poison was both dead and alive at the same time, until somebody opened the box and checked, Schrödinger said. Before the outcome is determined, the cat occupies both states: dead or alive, according to the laws of quantum... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Raymond ElsholzElsholz. He graduated from Warren High School in 1944. He served in the U.S. Na
Raymond Elsholz
Warren Times Observer / Posted 6 days ago
Elsholz. He graduated from Warren High School in 1944. He served in the U.S. Navy from 1944 to 1946 on the U.S.S. Frankford (DD497), U.S.S. Compton (DD705), and U.S.S. English (DD696) as World War II ended. His tours included the Panama Canal;... Read more
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TribLIVE
Dow inches to record high in mixed dayrally sent indexes to all-time highs. The Dow Jones industrial average inched
Dow inches to record high in mixed day
TribLIVE / Posted 6 days ago
rally sent indexes to all-time highs. The Dow Jones industrial average inched 25.96 points higher, or 0.1 percent, for its eighth consecutive gain to set another record at 18,559.01. But the Standard & Poor's 500 index, which mutual funds... Read more
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Newsmax
Capitalism Has Entered a New Era — and Historic Returns Are Gone Foreverlive in interesting times. We continue to see repercussions from Brexit. The ot
Capitalism Has Entered a New Era — and Historic Returns Are Gone Forever
Newsmax / Posted 6 days ago
live in interesting times. We continue to see repercussions from Brexit. The other major players — in Europe, China, and Japan — seem to be in a downward spiral. Not to mention, the bubble-like issues we see in Canada and other parts of the... Read more
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Dorman: Here’s a stock market tool that isn’t used muchCorp. (ARCB), Flexsteel Industries Inc. (FXLS), Nippon Telegraph & Telephone Co
Dorman: Here’s a stock market tool that isn’t used much
TribLIVE / Posted 7 days ago
Corp. (ARCB), Flexsteel Industries Inc. (FXLS), Nippon Telegraph & Telephone Corp. (NTT) and Potbelly Corp. (PBPB) all sell for less than 1.0 times revenue. They deserve a serious look, in my opinion. The average stock these days sells for 2.1... Read more
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Philly.com
Few positives for negative interest rates- where banks and governments are "paying" negative interest rates. Negative r
Few positives for negative interest rates
Philly.com / Posted 8 days ago
- where banks and governments are "paying" negative interest rates. Negative rates imply that customers actually pay for keeping money in the bank or in sovereign bonds, rather than receiving interest. Negative interest rates in countries... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Refugee artists show the rewards of humanitykeywords to search content on this website Casula Powerhouse exhibition showca
Refugee artists show the rewards of humanity
Daily Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
keywords to search content on this website Casula Powerhouse exhibition showcases refugee artists Elizabeth Fortescue, Visual arts writer, The Daily Telegraph Almost every day of the 1989 Beijing pro-democracy protest by students,... Read more
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TribLIVE
Grand Prix gives car enthusiasts a place to gatherfans attended the events at Schenley Park on Saturday and Sunday. On Sunday, a
Grand Prix gives car enthusiasts a place to gather
TribLIVE / Posted 8 days ago
fans attended the events at Schenley Park on Saturday and Sunday. On Sunday, about 150 cars barreled down the track for several hours. The event took one year to plan and will raise money for local charities. Since 1983, the organization... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Leaked letter suggests increased calls for Russia to be banned from Olympicsearly tomorrow. Although it focusses on violations in Sochi, it has a potential
Leaked letter suggests increased calls for Russia to be banned from Olympics
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
early tomorrow. Although it focusses on violations in Sochi, it has a potentially far wider impact with calls growing for Russia to be thrown out of the Rio Olympics next month. The letter, penned by United States Anti Doping Agency chief... Read more
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TribLIVE
FIBI has more domestic feelearly years of the Freeport International Baseball Invitational, when the event
FIBI has more domestic feel
TribLIVE / Posted 8 days ago
early years of the Freeport International Baseball Invitational, when the event routinely drew over 30 teams to the borough for a week of games played in a non-tournament setting. It's becoming harder to attract those types of numbers, yet the... Read more
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The Maui News
A Visit to Istanbul on a Rainy Spring Day - Pacific Memories and Visions by Ray Tsuchiyamaleader. During the First World War with ill-equipped troops under a corrupt Sul
A Visit to Istanbul on a Rainy Spring Day - Pacific Memories and Visions by Ray Tsuchiyama
The Maui News / Posted 8 days ago
leader. During the First World War with ill-equipped troops under a corrupt Sultan, Ataturk led his Ottoman Empire forces against a British and Commonwealth naval landing assault at Gallipoli, and won the battle. However, later battles in... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
McLaren report weakened by leaked letter, says WADA board memberA woman walks into the head office for the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) in M
McLaren report weakened by leaked letter, says WADA board member
Reuters Sports News / Posted 8 days ago
A woman walks into the head office for the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) in Montreal, Quebec, Canada on November 9, 2015. The leaking of a draft letter urging a complete ban on Russian athletes at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics has undermined a key... Read more
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Reuters
McLaren report weakened by leaked letter, says WADA board memberA woman walks into the head office for the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) in M
McLaren report weakened by leaked letter, says WADA board member
Reuters / Posted 8 days ago
A woman walks into the head office for the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) in Montreal, Quebec, Canada on November 9, 2015. The leaking of a draft letter urging a complete ban on Russian athletes at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics has undermined a key... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
McLaren report weakened by leaked letter, says WADA board memberbacked by several anti-doping agencies and circulated to the World Anti-Doping
McLaren report weakened by leaked letter, says WADA board member
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
backed by several anti-doping agencies and circulated to the World Anti-Doping Agency's (WADA) athlete committee, called for all Russian athletes to be banned from the Rio Games. Russia's track and field athletes are already banned from... Read more
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TribLIVE
As bond yields plummet, investors turn to stocks for dependable income | TribLIVE NEW YORK — As bond yields plunge to record lows and investors lo
As bond yields plummet, investors turn to stocks for dependable income
TribLIVE / Posted 10 days ago
| TribLIVE NEW YORK — As bond yields plunge to record lows and investors look for income, they're pouring... Read more
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TribLIVE
‘We Move’ parties part of drive to make Pittsburgh inviting to immigrantssays she's been encouraged by modest growth in immigrants throughout greater Pi
‘We Move’ parties part of drive to make Pittsburgh inviting to immigrants
TribLIVE / Posted 10 days ago
says she's been encouraged by modest growth in immigrants throughout greater Pittsburgh since the native of Kyushu, Japan, planted roots here 25 years ago. But the avid world traveler — who split her time among Japan, England and California... Read more
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TribLIVE
Stocks lose steam after 5-day winning streakor 0.1 percent, to end at 5,029.59. All three indexes ended the week up, their
Stocks lose steam after 5-day winning streak
TribLIVE / Posted 10 days ago
or 0.1 percent, to end at 5,029.59. All three indexes ended the week up, their third in a row. Earnings remained a focus for investors. Wells Fargo fell $1.23, or 2.5 percent, to $47.71 after the consumer banking giant reported a drop in... Read more
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The Signal
Bill Reynolds: Spotlight: Bob Danis – Korean War Spy – Newhall ResidentHigh School graduating in 1948. After high school, he landed a job with Western
Bill Reynolds: Spotlight: Bob Danis – Korean War Spy – Newhall Resident
The Signal / Posted 10 days ago
High School graduating in 1948. After high school, he landed a job with Western Union as a routing clerk responsible for telegram deliveries. A major portion of his duties was the daunting task of locating families of WWII soldiers who fell... Read more
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Boston Globe
With return near he’s calling her babeconfused. I met this guy years ago while I was in a relationship with my ex-boy
With return near he’s calling her babe
Boston Globe / Posted 10 days ago
confused. I met this guy years ago while I was in a relationship with my ex-boyfriend. He’s a Marine and stationed in Japan; he came home over the holidays and we spent every day together. He was adamant about being in a relationship. I’m... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Tips from Mary Kondo to declutter your junkwe wear 20% of the clothes we own 80% of the time, and the average Canadian "sp
Tips from Mary Kondo to declutter your junk
Calgary Sun / Posted 10 days ago
we wear 20% of the clothes we own 80% of the time, and the average Canadian "spends 12 weeks a year looking for items they own but can't find." Twenty-five percent of people with two-car garages don't park any cars in them. And... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Down and Dirty: Greeley Morning Garden Club celebrates 60 years of community projectsthe standard of living was already on the rise in those months leading up to Vi
Down and Dirty: Greeley Morning Garden Club celebrates 60 years of community projects
Greeley Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
the standard of living was already on the rise in those months leading up to Victory in Europe in May 1945 and Victory over Japan in September of that same year, many American residents continued to endure certain wartime hardships for several years... Read more
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TribLIVE
Solid earnings carry stocks to 5th straight day of gains0.9 percent. “It's really early in earnings season, but so far so good,” said
Solid earnings carry stocks to 5th straight day of gains
TribLIVE / Posted 11 days ago
0.9 percent. “It's really early in earnings season, but so far so good,” said Brad Sorensen, director of the Schwab Center for Financial Research. He added: “Optimism is starting to creep into the market.” Investors pulled money out of... Read more
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CNBC
Yahoo is said to collect final bids as auction nears its endFinal bids for the services, which include Yahoo's search, email, advertising a
Yahoo is said to collect final bids as auction nears its end
CNBC / Posted 11 days ago
Final bids for the services, which include Yahoo's search, email, advertising and media operations, are due Monday, with the board set to make a decision soon afterward, according to people briefed on the process who asked for anonymity because the... Read more
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