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Adelaide Now
Love me Tinder...Adelaide couple Natasha Stewart and Matthew Slee met on dating app Tinder. Pict
Love me Tinder...
Adelaide Now / Posted 38 minutes ago
Adelaide couple Natasha Stewart and Matthew Slee met on dating app Tinder. Picture: Matt Turner I MET my partner long before Facebook, Tinder, Instagram, Snapchat, Tumblr and Twitter had become the elaborate maze through which we conduct our social... Read more
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Salon.com
Everything you need to knew about the groundbreaking gravitational waves discoveryD.C. (one of at least five simultaneous events held in the U.S. and Europe) tha
Everything you need to knew about the groundbreaking gravitational waves discovery
Salon.com / Posted 3 hours ago
D.C. (one of at least five simultaneous events held in the U.S. and Europe) that the more than half-century search for gravitational waves has finally succeeded. “This was truly a scientific moonshot, and we did it, we landed on the moon,”... Read more
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NZCity
Ken Watanabe is battling stomach cancer. The 56-year-old actor - who was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Suppor
Ken Watanabe is battling stomach cancer.
NZCity / Posted 4 hours ago
The 56-year-old actor - who was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for 'The Last Samurai' - revealed that he has been forced to delay his return to Broadway's 'The King and I' while he... Read more
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TribLIVE
Fed to take another look at negative interest rates, Yellen saysits next meeting in March how much economic weakness and falling markets around
Fed to take another look at negative interest rates, Yellen says
TribLIVE / Posted 6 hours ago
its next meeting in March how much economic weakness and falling markets around the world have hamstrung U.S. growth. And for a second day, Yellen was asked about the possibility that the Fed would use negative interest rates as a way to give the... Read more
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TribLIVE
Stock market continues descent amid lack of clarity about interest ratesinterest rates Jitters over the global economy and steep declines in bank stoc
Stock market continues descent amid lack of clarity about interest rates
TribLIVE / Posted 10 hours ago
interest rates Jitters over the global economy and steep declines in bank stocks knocked the U.S. market lower Thursday for the fourth day in a row. The slide followed large losses all around the world and left all three major U.S. indexes down... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Gravitational waves have been detected for the first timespeed of light. Their event horizons—the spheres defining their points-of-no-re
Gravitational waves have been detected for the first time
Namibia Economist / Posted 18 hours ago
speed of light. Their event horizons—the spheres defining their points-of-no-return—touch. There is a violent wobble as, for an instant, quintillions upon quintillions of kilograms redistribute themselves. Then there is calm. In under a second, a... Read more
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Business Insider
The first discovery of 2 colliding black holes just fundamentally changed our perception of the universereleased to the public results that have been secretly circulating along the wi
The first discovery of 2 colliding black holes just fundamentally changed our perception of the universe
Business Insider / Posted 19 hours ago
released to the public results that have been secretly circulating along the wires of the scientific community for the last few weeks. Briefly described in an email by McMaster University physicist Clifford Burgess and leaked to... Read more
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Newswise
Gravitational Waves Detected 100 Years After Einstein’s Predictionof Gravitational Waves from Colliding Black Holes; UAH Scientist Finds Himself
Gravitational Waves Detected 100 Years After Einstein’s Prediction
Newswise / Posted 19 hours ago
of Gravitational Waves from Colliding Black Holes; UAH Scientist Finds Himself at the Center of the Action Available for logged-in reporters only Newswise — HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (Feb. 11, 2016) – For the first time, scientists have observed... Read more
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New Kerala
Datsun GO-cross concept showcased at Delhi Auto ExpoNew Delhi, Feb.11 : Datsun participated in the recently concluded Delhi Auto Ex
Datsun GO-cross concept showcased at Delhi Auto Expo
New Kerala / Posted 20 hours ago
New Delhi, Feb.11 : Datsun participated in the recently concluded Delhi Auto Expo for the second time, showcasing its new concept car, the Datsun GO-cross crossover. The Japanese brand, with over 80 years' experience in building modern and... Read more
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The Irish Times
Select: The romantic history of chocolateare a relatively new thing when it comes to this romantic holiday. It wasn’t u
Select: The romantic history of chocolate
The Irish Times / Posted 23 hours ago
are a relatively new thing when it comes to this romantic holiday. It wasn’t until the 1800s when food, mostly in the form of confectionary, began to be associated with February 14th, when an early version of Love Hearts, known as Conversation... Read more
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iol.co.za
Weird and wacky Valentine traditionsDay is celebrated? It’s all about the chocolate If you’re a complete chocohol
Weird and wacky Valentine traditions
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
Day is celebrated? It’s all about the chocolate If you’re a complete chocoholic then head over to gorgeous Ghana for sumptuous lashings of chocolate courtesy of your lover. Noted as one of the world’s most important cocoa bean producers... Read more
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Times of Malta
The Last Samurai actor fights cancerJapanese actor Ken Watanabe, an Academy Award nominee for his performance in th
The Last Samurai actor fights cancer
Times of Malta / Posted yesterday
Japanese actor Ken Watanabe, an Academy Award nominee for his performance in the movie The Last Samurai and lauded in the recent Broadway revival of The King and I, is fighting stomach cancer. The actor was diagnosed “almost miraculously early” with... Read more
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TribLIVE
Yellen noncommittal on pace of rate hikes, concedes global weakness threatens U.S. economyafter having raised them from record lows in December. She did concede, though,
Yellen noncommittal on pace of rate hikes, concedes global weakness threatens U.S. economy
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
after having raised them from record lows in December. She did concede, though, that negative rates, which central banks in Japan and Europe have recently imposed, are a tool the Fed has at least studied. In her semiannual report to Congress,... Read more
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Sidney Sun Telegraph
Veteran's History Project: Aldon D. Ecklandpart of the heating system. His supervisor told him that if he went into the se
Veteran's History Project: Aldon D. Eckland
Sidney Sun Telegraph / Posted yesterday
part of the heating system. His supervisor told him that if he went into the service, there would always be a job there for him when he got back. The U.S. Navy recruiter must have found that to be a lucky day! He completed the paperwork for the... Read more
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Okotoks Western Wheel
Okotoks model has come a long waydashed when he was diagnosed with Tourette syndrome in junior high school. �I
Okotoks model has come a long way
Okotoks Western Wheel / Posted yesterday
dashed when he was diagnosed with Tourette syndrome in junior high school. �I felt ashamed of it because people bullied me for it,� he said. �When I would twitch and do certain movements with my eyes they would mimic me and talk about it. I even... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Berlin: Nicola Peltz, Alex Roe to Star in Romantic Drama 'A Moment to Remember' (Exclusive)The Exchange is selling international rights for the remake of the hit Korean f
Berlin: Nicola Peltz, Alex Roe to Star in Romantic Drama 'A Moment to Remember' (Exclusive)
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted yesterday
The Exchange is selling international rights for the remake of the hit Korean film in Berlin. Two rising stars, The 5th Wave's Alex Roe and Transformers: Age of Extinction star Nicola Peltz, will star in romantic drama A Moment to Remember. The... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Cancer Delays Ken Watanabe's Broadway ReturnWatanabe, 56, became the first Japanese to be nominated for a Tony Award for hi
Cancer Delays Ken Watanabe's Broadway Return
The Huffington Post / Posted 2 days ago
Watanabe, 56, became the first Japanese to be nominated for a Tony Award for his 2015 performance as the King in "The King and I" on Broadway. He had been set to reprise the role, starting from March 1, but a statement on his Facebook page said this... Read more
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iol.co.za
‘The Last Sumurai’ star battling cancerKen Watanabe is battling stomach cancer. The 56-year-old actor - who was nomin
‘The Last Sumurai’ star battling cancer
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
Ken Watanabe is battling stomach cancer. The 56-year-old actor - who was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for 'The Last Samurai' - revealed that he has been forced to delay his return to Broadway's 'The King and I' while he... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Tony-nominated actor Ken Watanabe battling stomach cancerThe 56-year-old Japanese actor, who made his American stage debut last year opp
Tony-nominated actor Ken Watanabe battling stomach cancer
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
The 56-year-old Japanese actor, who made his American stage debut last year opposite Kelli O'Hara in the revival of "The King and I," was due to return to the Rodgers and Hammerstein musical from March 1 through April 17. Craig Bankey, Watanabe's... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Japanese actor Ken Watanabe, leukemia survivor, fights stomach cancerTOKYO: Japanese actor Ken Watanabe, an Academy Award nominee for his performanc
Japanese actor Ken Watanabe, leukemia survivor, fights stomach cancer
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
TOKYO: Japanese actor Ken Watanabe, an Academy Award nominee for his performance in the movie "The Last Samurai" and lauded in the recent Broadway revival of "The King and I," is fighting stomach cancer and will have to postpone plans to return to... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Ken Watanabe battling cancer for second timeKEN Watanabe is battling stomach cancer. The 56-year-old actor - who was nomin
Ken Watanabe battling cancer for second time
Daily Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
KEN Watanabe is battling stomach cancer. The 56-year-old actor - who was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for 'The Last Samurai' - revealed that he has been forced to delay his return to Broadway's 'The King and I' while he... Read more
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Northern Star
Ken Watanabe battling cancer for second timeKEN Watanabe is battling stomach cancer. The 56-year-old actor - who was nomin
Ken Watanabe battling cancer for second time
Northern Star / Posted 2 days ago
KEN Watanabe is battling stomach cancer. The 56-year-old actor - who was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for 'The Last Samurai' - revealed that he has been forced to delay his return to Broadway's 'The King and I' while he... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Ken Watanabe battling cancer for second timeKEN Watanabe is battling stomach cancer. The 56-year-old actor - who was nomin
Ken Watanabe battling cancer for second time
The Daily Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
KEN Watanabe is battling stomach cancer. The 56-year-old actor - who was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for 'The Last Samurai' - revealed that he has been forced to delay his return to Broadway's 'The King and I' while he... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Ken Watanabe battling cancer for second timeKEN Watanabe is battling stomach cancer. The 56-year-old actor - who was nomin
Ken Watanabe battling cancer for second time
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
KEN Watanabe is battling stomach cancer. The 56-year-old actor - who was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for 'The Last Samurai' - revealed that he has been forced to delay his return to Broadway's 'The King and I' while he... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Tony-nominated actor Ken Watanabe battling stomach cancer Ken Watanabe performs a number from “The King and I” at the 69th annual Tony
Tony-nominated actor Ken Watanabe battling stomach cancer
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
Ken Watanabe performs a number from “The King and I” at the 69th annual Tony Awards in New York. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File) NEW YORK (AP) — A publicist for Ken Watanabe says... Read more
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TribLIVE
‘Worst-case’ worries deal stocks 3rd straight day of lossesIt closed just below $28 a barrel. The market's bumpy ride followed a slide in
‘Worst-case’ worries deal stocks 3rd straight day of losses
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
It closed just below $28 a barrel. The market's bumpy ride followed a slide in European stock indexes and steep losses in Japan, reflecting mounting investor anxiety that the global economy is slowing. “The market continues to price in worst-case... Read more
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Queensland Times
Ken Watanabe battling cancer for second timeKEN Watanabe is battling stomach cancer. The 56-year-old actor - who was nomin
Ken Watanabe battling cancer for second time
Queensland Times / Posted 2 days ago
KEN Watanabe is battling stomach cancer. The 56-year-old actor - who was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for 'The Last Samurai' - revealed that he has been forced to delay his return to Broadway's 'The King and I' while he... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Ken Watanabe battling cancer for second timeKEN Watanabe is battling stomach cancer. The 56-year-old actor - who was nomin
Ken Watanabe battling cancer for second time
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
KEN Watanabe is battling stomach cancer. The 56-year-old actor - who was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for 'The Last Samurai' - revealed that he has been forced to delay his return to Broadway's 'The King and I' while he... Read more
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News Mail
Ken Watanabe battling cancer for second timeKEN Watanabe is battling stomach cancer. The 56-year-old actor - who was nomin
Ken Watanabe battling cancer for second time
News Mail / Posted 2 days ago
KEN Watanabe is battling stomach cancer. The 56-year-old actor - who was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for 'The Last Samurai' - revealed that he has been forced to delay his return to Broadway's 'The King and I' while he... Read more
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Japan Today
Actor Ken Watanabe battling stomach cancer ‹ Japan TodayA publicist for Ken Watanabe says the Tony- and Oscar-nominated actor has been
Actor Ken Watanabe battling stomach cancer ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 2 days ago
A publicist for Ken Watanabe says the Tony- and Oscar-nominated actor has been forced to delay his return to Broadway’s “The King and I” while he battles stomach cancer. The 56-year-old Japanese actor, who made his American stage debut last year... Read more
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Daily Mail
Tony-nominated actor Ken Watanabe battling stomach cancerThe Last Samurai star Ken Watanabe forced to delay his return to Broadway's The
Tony-nominated actor Ken Watanabe battling stomach cancer
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
The Last Samurai star Ken Watanabe forced to delay his return to Broadway's The King And I while he battles stomach cancer Tony- and Oscar-nominated actor Ken Watanabe has been forced to delay his return to Broadway's The King and I while he battles... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Ken Watanabe battling stomach cancerKen Watanabe won an Oscar for his role in The Last Samurai. Ken Watanabe is ba
Ken Watanabe battling stomach cancer
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Ken Watanabe won an Oscar for his role in The Last Samurai. Ken Watanabe is battling stomach cancer. The 56-year-old actor - who was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for The Last Samurai - revealed that he has been forced to... Read more
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Boston Herald
Tony-nominated actor Ken Watanabe battling stomach cancerNEW YORK — A publicist for Ken Watanabe says the Tony- and Oscar-nominated acto
Tony-nominated actor Ken Watanabe battling stomach cancer
Boston Herald / Posted 2 days ago
NEW YORK — A publicist for Ken Watanabe says the Tony- and Oscar-nominated actor has been forced to delay his return to Broadway's "The King and I" while he battles stomach cancer. The 56-year-old Japanese actor, who made his American stage debut... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Tony-nominated actor Ken Watanabe battling stomach cancerNEW YORK (AP) - A publicist for Ken Watanabe says the Tony- and Oscar-nominated
Tony-nominated actor Ken Watanabe battling stomach cancer
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 2 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - A publicist for Ken Watanabe says the Tony- and Oscar-nominated actor has been forced to delay his return to Broadway's "The King and I" while he battles stomach cancer. The 56-year-old Japanese actor, who made his American stage... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Tony-nominated actor Ken Watanabe battling stomach cancerNEW YORK (AP) - A publicist for Ken Watanabe says the Tony- and Oscar-nominated
Tony-nominated actor Ken Watanabe battling stomach cancer
Hawaii News Now / Posted 2 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - A publicist for Ken Watanabe says the Tony- and Oscar-nominated actor has been forced to delay his return to Broadway's "The King and I" while he battles stomach cancer. The 56-year-old Japanese actor, who made his American stage... Read more
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CTV News
Tony-nominated actor Ken Watanabe battling stomach cancerNEW YORK -- A publicist for Ken Watanabe says the Tony Award- and Oscar-nominat
Tony-nominated actor Ken Watanabe battling stomach cancer
CTV News / Posted 2 days ago
NEW YORK -- A publicist for Ken Watanabe says the Tony Award- and Oscar-nominated actor has been forced to delay his return to Broadway's "The King and I" while he battles stomach cancer. The 56-year-old Japanese actor, who made his American stage... Read more
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ABC News
Tony-Nominated Actor Ken Watanabe Battling Stomach CancerA publicist for Ken Watanabe says the Tony Award- and Oscar-nominated actor has
Tony-Nominated Actor Ken Watanabe Battling Stomach Cancer
ABC News / Posted 2 days ago
A publicist for Ken Watanabe says the Tony Award- and Oscar-nominated actor has been forced to delay his return to Broadway's "The King and I" while he battles stomach cancer. The 56-year-old Japanese actor, who made his American stage debut last... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Tony-nominated actor Ken Watanabe battling stomach cancerNEW YORK (AP) - A publicist for Ken Watanabe says the Tony Award- and Oscar-nom
Tony-nominated actor Ken Watanabe battling stomach cancer
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 2 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - A publicist for Ken Watanabe says the Tony Award- and Oscar-nominated actor has been forced to delay his return to Broadway's "The King and I" while he battles stomach cancer. The 56-year-old Japanese actor, who made his American... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Tony-nominated actor Ken Watanabe battling stomach cancerNEW YORK (AP) - A publicist for Ken Watanabe says the Tony Award- and Oscar-nom
Tony-nominated actor Ken Watanabe battling stomach cancer
KXXV Waco / Posted 2 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - A publicist for Ken Watanabe says the Tony Award- and Oscar-nominated actor has been forced to delay his return to Broadway's "The King and I" while he battles stomach cancer. The 56-year-old Japanese actor, who made his American... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Tony-nominated actor Ken Watanabe battling stomach cancerNEW YORK (AP) - A publicist for Ken Watanabe says the Tony Award- and Oscar-nom
Tony-nominated actor Ken Watanabe battling stomach cancer
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 2 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - A publicist for Ken Watanabe says the Tony Award- and Oscar-nominated actor has been forced to delay his return to Broadway's "The King and I" while he battles stomach cancer. The 56-year-old Japanese actor, who made his American... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Tony-nominated actor Ken Watanabe battling stomach cancerNEW YORK (AP) - A publicist for Ken Watanabe says the Tony Award- and Oscar-nom
Tony-nominated actor Ken Watanabe battling stomach cancer
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 2 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - A publicist for Ken Watanabe says the Tony Award- and Oscar-nominated actor has been forced to delay his return to Broadway's "The King and I" while he battles stomach cancer. The 56-year-old Japanese actor, who made his American... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Tony-nominated actor Ken Watanabe battling stomach cancerNEW YORK (AP) - A publicist for Ken Watanabe says the Tony Award- and Oscar-nom
Tony-nominated actor Ken Watanabe battling stomach cancer
WSMV Nashville / Posted 2 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - A publicist for Ken Watanabe says the Tony Award- and Oscar-nominated actor has been forced to delay his return to Broadway's "The King and I" while he battles stomach cancer. The 56-year-old Japanese actor, who made his American... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Tony-nominated actor Ken Watanabe battling stomach cancerNEW YORK (AP) - A publicist for Ken Watanabe says the Tony Award- and Oscar-nom
Tony-nominated actor Ken Watanabe battling stomach cancer
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 2 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - A publicist for Ken Watanabe says the Tony Award- and Oscar-nominated actor has been forced to delay his return to Broadway's "The King and I" while he battles stomach cancer. The 56-year-old Japanese actor, who made his American... Read more
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Goderich Signal-Star
Helm Welding ‘puts Lucknow on the map’its products to. “The majority of the States. All across Canada. A lot of the
Helm Welding ‘puts Lucknow on the map’
Goderich Signal-Star / Posted 2 days ago
its products to. “The majority of the States. All across Canada. A lot of the countries in South America over the years. Japan ... Iceland and Greenland with snow blowers. Denmark,” he said while shuffling through old photographs looking for... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Tony-nominated actor Ken Watanabe battling stomach cancerNEW YORK (AP) — A publicist for Ken Watanabe says the Tony Award- and Oscar-nom
Tony-nominated actor Ken Watanabe battling stomach cancer
The Seattle Times / Posted 2 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — A publicist for Ken Watanabe says the Tony Award- and Oscar-nominated actor has been forced to delay his return to Broadway’s “The King and I” while he battles stomach cancer. The 56-year-old Japanese actor, who made his American... Read more
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Raw Story
Guns, car crashes and drugs cut US male life expectancy by a year, research saysGun injuries, car crashes and drug poisoning account for more than one year of
Guns, car crashes and drugs cut US male life expectancy by a year, research says
Raw Story / Posted 2 days ago
Gun injuries, car crashes and drug poisoning account for more than one year of shortened life expectancy in American men compared to men in other high-income countries, according to Centers for Disease Control research . An American man’s life... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Helm Welding ‘puts Lucknow on the map’its products to. “The majority of the States. All across Canada. A lot of the
Helm Welding ‘puts Lucknow on the map’
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 2 days ago
its products to. “The majority of the States. All across Canada. A lot of the countries in South America over the years. Japan ... Iceland and Greenland with snow blowers. Denmark,” he said while shuffling through old photographs looking for... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Guns, car crashes and drugs cut US male life expectancy by a year, research saysGun injuries, car crashes and drug poisoning account for more than one year of
Guns, car crashes and drugs cut US male life expectancy by a year, research says
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 2 days ago
Gun injuries, car crashes and drug poisoning account for more than one year of shortened life expectancy in American men compared to men in other high-income countries, according to Centers for Disease Control research . An American man’s life... Read more
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PhysOrg
Astronomers spot a faint dwarf galaxy disrupting a nearby giant spiral galaxygalaxy – which in turn shows irregularities on its periphery that may be caused
Astronomers spot a faint dwarf galaxy disrupting a nearby giant spiral galaxy
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
galaxy – which in turn shows irregularities on its periphery that may be caused by the mutual interaction. Click here for the original tiff file. Credit: R. Jay GaBany (Cosmotography.com) & Michael Sidonio. Insert image: R. Jay GaBany &... Read more
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TribLIVE
United States, South Korea, Japan military chiefs to consult on North Korea, U.S. officials say | TribLIVE Neighborhoods WASHINGTON — The United...
United States, South Korea, Japan military chiefs to consult on North Korea, U.S. officials say
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
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