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Aberdeen City Council News
The Social: Superheroes & ComicsWhat's On In Aberdeen Our Young People’s Collective invites you to take part
The Social: Superheroes & Comics
Aberdeen City Council News / Posted 7 hours ago
What's On In Aberdeen Our Young People’s Collective invites you to take part in an evening of creativity and entertainment, inspired by the colourful world of superheroes and graphic novels. From Manga and... Read more
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Ventura County Reporter
Ventura County Reporter - Picks of the Week - HappeningsGOYA – VISIONS OF FLESH AND BLOOD 7 p.m. This film offers a look at Francisco G
Ventura County Reporter - Picks of the Week - Happenings
Ventura County Reporter / Posted 8 hours ago
GOYA – VISIONS OF FLESH AND BLOOD 7 p.m. This film offers a look at Francisco Goya’s works from the National Gallery in London, England. $13-15. Century RiverPark 16, 2766 Seaglass Way, Oxnard. For more information, visit... Read more
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Al.com
New Battleship Park director: It's all about 'the life of the ship'Before you even start with the Army-Navy jokes, you should know that the USS Al
New Battleship Park director: It's all about 'the life of the ship'
Al.com / Posted 9 hours ago
Before you even start with the Army-Navy jokes, you should know that the USS Alabama is hardly the first ship to come under the direction of Maj. Gen. Janet Cobb. The new director of USS Alabama Battleship Memorial Park will retire later this year... Read more
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Aberdeen City Council News
Creative night-time event for young peopleCouncil news > Press Releases > 11/02/16 Young people are being invited to
Creative night-time event for young people
Aberdeen City Council News / Posted 11 hours ago
Council news > Press Releases > 11/02/16 Young people are being invited to get creative, and dress up as superheroes or villains, at a special evening event... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
London's top 10 datesWhether you're hopelessly amorous or only reluctantly romantic, Londonsimmers w
London's top 10 dates
Daily Telegraph / Posted 13 hours ago
Whether you're hopelessly amorous or only reluctantly romantic, Londonsimmers with all manner of dating opportunities. Here Telegraph staff provide their recommendations for the London dating venues and experiences most conducive to romance. Although... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Titanic II stays true to original except this one has lifeboats for all The photograph shows bodies in sacks piled three high on the deck of the CS M
Titanic II stays true to original except this one has lifeboats for all
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 14 hours ago
The photograph shows bodies in sacks piled three high on the deck of the CS Mackay Bennett, before being tipped overboard as the ship's priest conducts a service. Photo issued... Read more
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Soundings
Mystic Seaport hosts Presidents’ Day weekend event Mystic Seaport celebrates Presidents’ Day Weekend with Winter’s Aweigh Feb. 1
Mystic Seaport hosts Presidents’ Day weekend event
Soundings / Posted 22 hours ago
Mystic Seaport celebrates Presidents’ Day Weekend with Winter’s Aweigh Feb. 13-15. Children ages 17 and younger will be admitted for free when accompanied by a paying adult. Visitors are invited... Read more
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Times of Malta
A fine eye for detailThe Society for Scale Modellers, the local representatives of the International
A fine eye for detail
Times of Malta / Posted yesterday
The Society for Scale Modellers, the local representatives of the International Plastic Modellers Society, is holding its 35th annual exhibition at the Maritime Museum in Vittoriosa this week. Hundreds of models – from cars, bikes and trucks to all... Read more
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Canberra Times
Cockatoo Island shipyard history unveiled in exhibitionShipwrights celebrate after the launch of HMAS Warrego. Photo: Australian Natio
Cockatoo Island shipyard history unveiled in exhibition
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
Shipwrights celebrate after the launch of HMAS Warrego. Photo: Australian National Maritime Museum Cockatoo Island has enjoyed a storied history since Europeans settled in Sydney Harbour. Most Sydneysiders would be aware that the island was... Read more
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The Age
Cockatoo Island shipyard history unveiled in exhibitionShipwrights celebrate after the launch of HMAS Warrego. Photo: Australian Natio
Cockatoo Island shipyard history unveiled in exhibition
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
Shipwrights celebrate after the launch of HMAS Warrego. Photo: Australian National Maritime Museum Cockatoo Island has enjoyed a storied history since Europeans settled in Sydney Harbour. Most Sydneysiders would be aware that the island was... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Cockatoo Island shipyard history unveiled in exhibitionShipwrights celebrate after the launch of HMAS Warrego. Photo: Australian Natio
Cockatoo Island shipyard history unveiled in exhibition
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Shipwrights celebrate after the launch of HMAS Warrego. Photo: Australian National Maritime Museum Cockatoo Island has enjoyed a storied history since Europeans settled in Sydney Harbour. Most Sydneysiders would be aware that the island was... Read more
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Al.com
The Comic Cowboys love their governor -- and they're willing to judge Roy, too(NOTE: This post will be updated soon with a full photo gallery of Comic Cowboy
The Comic Cowboys love their governor -- and they're willing to judge Roy, too
Al.com / Posted 2 days ago
(NOTE: This post will be updated soon with a full photo gallery of Comic Cowboys floats.) Did the earth just crack open? Did all the planets just line up like a string of Mardi Gras beads? Did the Comic Cowboys just make a joke about homosexuality... Read more
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Aberdeen City Council News
Composting on a National ScaleWhat's On In Aberdeen Rachael Reid, environmental and compliance officer at K
Composting on a National Scale
Aberdeen City Council News / Posted 2 days ago
What's On In Aberdeen Rachael Reid, environmental and compliance officer at Keenan Recycling Ltd, talks about scaling up the natural processes of composting to deliver an organics recycling service for Scotland. Many... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Area happenings Feb. 9-15Feb. 9Kiwanis lunch meetingJacksonville Kiwanis weekly club lunch meeting meets
Area happenings Feb. 9-15
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Feb. 9Kiwanis lunch meetingJacksonville Kiwanis weekly club lunch meeting meets every Tuesday from 1 to 2 p.m. Next meeting will be held Feb. 9 at Golden Corral, Marine Boulevard. Lunch is included. For more information, call 910-327-2451.Purple... Read more
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Londonist
Get 50% Off 10 Top Exhibitions With The National Art PassLondon is crammed with great art galleries and museums. But if you plan on goin
Get 50% Off 10 Top Exhibitions With The National Art Pass
Londonist / Posted 2 days ago
London is crammed with great art galleries and museums. But if you plan on going to a few exhibitions, the price soon adds up. That's why a National Art Pass is such a great thing. It costs just £46.50 annually (rising to the standard rate of £62... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
21 things that make us happy in LiverpoolGovernment data says We’ve come up with a list of reasons to be happy in Liver
21 things that make us happy in Liverpool
Liverpool Echo / Posted 3 days ago
Government data says We’ve come up with a list of reasons to be happy in Liverpool, things to do and quirks of the city that put a smile on our faces every day. It’s not a definitive guide, and please get in touch with your own, but it’s a good... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Santa Barbara Savings: Go Car FreeBRINGING YOUR WHEELS ALONG... on a getaway truly is a two-sided coin (or any ot
Santa Barbara Savings: Go Car Free
NBC San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
BRINGING YOUR WHEELS ALONG... on a getaway truly is a two-sided coin (or any other two-side thing that floats your boat, if coins are too common). On the one hand you need to get to your destination, somehow -- spoiler alert -- and cars have a very... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Trio of weekend music events announced for Holywells Park in Ipswich Photo of Holywells Park, taken by drone pilot David Mortimer A series of thr
Trio of weekend music events announced for Holywells Park in Ipswich
Ipswich Star / Posted 3 days ago
Photo of Holywells Park, taken by drone pilot David Mortimer A series of three weekend-long music events are set to be staged in Ipswich this year – each conceived by the... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Mucking about in boats of all kindsThe tradition of boat days on the Oamaru Harbour continued on Waitangi Day. Or
Mucking about in boats of all kinds
Otago Daily Times / Posted 4 days ago
The tradition of boat days on the Oamaru Harbour continued on Waitangi Day. Organised by the Friendly Bay Boat Society, the sixth annual Oamaru Harbour Regatta was held on Saturday, despite the rain, with events including Seagull outboard motor... Read more
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Aberdeen City Council News
Fortifying Rulership in Pictland: the results of excavations at three fortified enclosures in Northeast ScotlandWhat's On In Aberdeen Evening Lecture in association with University of Aberd
Fortifying Rulership in Pictland: the results of excavations at three fortified enclosures in Northeast Scotland
Aberdeen City Council News / Posted 4 days ago
What's On In Aberdeen Evening Lecture in association with University of Aberdeen Museums and Society of Antiquaries of Scotland This... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Vote for your favourite Liverpool Biennial artworkis back this summer, with the UK’s largest contemporary arts festival taking ov
Vote for your favourite Liverpool Biennial artwork
Liverpool Echo / Posted 4 days ago
is back this summer, with the UK’s largest contemporary arts festival taking over a host of venues and outdoor spaces across the city centre. We’ve become used to seeing the weird and wonderful spring up on the city’s streets over the years since... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
A history of Kiwi swimwearLadies in swimwear on the beach, circa 1920s. Photo / Te Papa Collection From
A history of Kiwi swimwear
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Ladies in swimwear on the beach, circa 1920s. Photo / Te Papa Collection From woollen bathers and parasols to skimpy bikinis and Hawaiian shirts, the evolution of Kiwi beachwear has a special place in New Zealand's fashion story. What we did and... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
32 free things to do with the kids in Liverpool and beyondIt doesn’t feel that long since the last time the kids were on their school hol
32 free things to do with the kids in Liverpool and beyond
Liverpool Echo / Posted 5 days ago
It doesn’t feel that long since the last time the kids were on their school holidays but it isn’t long before they break up again for February half-term. So now you’ve got to find things to keep them entertained and occupied on their week off and... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
EU ministers want to buttress borders to stem migrant flowA cameraman enters the Maritime Museum for a tour de table ahead of an informal
EU ministers want to buttress borders to stem migrant flow
Houston Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
A cameraman enters the Maritime Museum for a tour de table ahead of an informal meeting of EU defense ministers in Amsterdam, Netherlands, Friday, Feb. 5, 2016. less A cameraman enters the Maritime Museum for a tour de table ahead of an informal... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
EU ministers want to buttress borders to stem migrant flowA cameraman enters the Maritime Museum for a tour de table ahead of an informal
EU ministers want to buttress borders to stem migrant flow
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
A cameraman enters the Maritime Museum for a tour de table ahead of an informal meeting of EU defense ministers in Amsterdam, Netherlands, Friday, Feb. 5, 2016. less A cameraman enters the Maritime Museum for a tour de table ahead of an informal... Read more
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BC Local News
Ucluelet's stolen tsunami statue returnedA small wooden statue is living the good fortune it symbolizes. The 20-centime
Ucluelet's stolen tsunami statue returned
BC Local News / Posted 6 days ago
A small wooden statue is living the good fortune it symbolizes. The 20-centimetre-tall statue, which depicts Shinto God Daikoku holding a magic hammer to represent good fortune and a bag of treasure to symbolize wealth, keeps finding its way to... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
SS United States may sail again thanks in part to Livonia's AlphaUSAPhoto by Courtesy of Crystal Cruises Renderings show that some of the SS United
SS United States may sail again thanks in part to Livonia's AlphaUSA
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 6 days ago
Photo by Courtesy of Crystal Cruises Renderings show that some of the SS United States' superstructure would be modified along the lines of a modern cruise ship, but its general look, including its two massive funnels and elongated prow and after... Read more
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Orange County Register
Disneyland Ride Review: Sailing Ship Columbia & Maritime MuseumAhoy, mateys! Welcome aboard Disneyland’s Sailing Ship Columbia, an authentic r
Disneyland Ride Review: Sailing Ship Columbia & Maritime Museum
Orange County Register / Posted 6 days ago
Ahoy, mateys! Welcome aboard Disneyland’s Sailing Ship Columbia, an authentic replica of the first United States ship to sail around the world. Only this version sails around the Rivers of America in Frontierland, out into the wilderness and... Read more
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The China Post
NATO chief meets EU defense ministers to discuss cooperation AMSTERDAM -- NATO's chief met Friday with European Union defense ministers to
NATO chief meets EU defense ministers to discuss cooperation
The China Post / Posted 6 days ago
AMSTERDAM -- NATO's chief met Friday with European Union defense ministers to discuss boosting cooperation between the military alliance and the 28-nation bloc to tackle looming threats to... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
NATO chief meets EU defense ministers to discuss cooperationNATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, center, is flanked by EU High Represen
NATO chief meets EU defense ministers to discuss cooperation
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, center, is flanked by EU High Representative Federica Mogherini, right, and Netherlands’ Defense Minister Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert as they pose for a picture at the Maritime Museum prior to an informal... Read more
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Brandon Sun
NATO chief meets EU defence ministers to discuss co-operationNATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, center, is flanked by EU High Represen
NATO chief meets EU defence ministers to discuss co-operation
Brandon Sun / Posted 6 days ago
NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, center, is flanked by EU High Representative Federica Mogherini, right, and Netherlands’ Defense Minister Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert as they pose for a picture at the Maritime Museum prior to an informal... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
NATO chief meets EU defense ministers to discuss cooperationNATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, center, is flanked by EU High Represen
NATO chief meets EU defense ministers to discuss cooperation
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, center, is flanked by EU High Representative Federica Mogherini, right, and Netherlands’ Defense Minister Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert as they pose for a picture at the Maritime Museum prior to an informal... Read more
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Londonist
LGBT History Month In London: What's Going On WhenLGBT History Month is coming to London this February. City-wide venues will be
LGBT History Month In London: What's Going On When
Londonist / Posted 7 days ago
LGBT History Month is coming to London this February. City-wide venues will be packed with events including guest appearances from Sir Derek Jacobi, Stuart Milk, Bonnie Greer, Peter Tatchell and many more. With a glut of performances, talks and... Read more
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Ventura County Reporter
Ventura County Reporter - Picks of the Week - HappeningsCATHERINE CRIER PRESENTS “THE SUPREME COURT AND YOU” 7:30 p.m. Judge-turned-tel
Ventura County Reporter - Picks of the Week - Happenings
Ventura County Reporter / Posted 7 days ago
CATHERINE CRIER PRESENTS “THE SUPREME COURT AND YOU” 7:30 p.m. Judge-turned-television journalist Catherine Crier will discuss the power of the Supreme Court and the role of politics. California Lutheran University’s Samuelson Chapel, 165 Chapel... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Toowoomba local earns coveted place at ADFASARAH-Jane Brown, 17, was one of 13 people from Southern Queensland to take the
Toowoomba local earns coveted place at ADFA
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
SARAH-Jane Brown, 17, was one of 13 people from Southern Queensland to take the first step to becoming a future leader of the Australian Defence Force (ADF) on Monday. The Toowoomba local was welcomed as an official member of the Royal Australian... Read more
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heraldscotland
Arts and Business winners unveiled at ceremony in EdinburghThe Leadership Award this year went to Donald MacDonald, president of the Scott
Arts and Business winners unveiled at ceremony in Edinburgh
heraldscotland / Posted 7 days ago
The Leadership Award this year went to Donald MacDonald, president of the Scottish Chamber Orchestra. He said: "It is indeed an honour to receive this lovely award. "It very much reflects on the teams involved in the Scottish Chamber Orchestra,... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Navy formation entry into harbour part of celebrationsThursday, 4 February 2016, 11:00 amPress Release: Royal New Zealand NavyNavy fo
Navy formation entry into harbour part of celebrations
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 8 days ago
Thursday, 4 February 2016, 11:00 amPress Release: Royal New Zealand NavyNavy formation entry into harbour part of 75th Anniversary celebrationsAs part of the Royal New Zealand Navy (RNZN) 75th... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
CLUB NEWS - American Legion, Lions Club, contra dancers and moreAmerican Legion Post 129 CAROLINA BEACH — The American Legion Post 129 will ho
CLUB NEWS - American Legion, Lions Club, contra dancers and more
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 8 days ago
American Legion Post 129 CAROLINA BEACH — The American Legion Post 129 will hold its fish fry, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Feb. 5 at 1500 Bridge Barrier Road. The menu consist of large whiting fillet or N.C. Farm raised catfish nuggets, slaw, potato salad,... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Diving Industry Pioneers Celebrated in Santa Barbara with Presigious HonorSanta Barbara diving industry legends Lad Handelman and Bob Kirby have been hon
Diving Industry Pioneers Celebrated in Santa Barbara with Presigious Honor
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 9 days ago
Santa Barbara diving industry legends Lad Handelman and Bob Kirby have been honored for their innovations and pioneering efforts in the underwater commercial fishing business. They were inducted into the Academy of Underwater Arts and Sciences and... Read more
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Bluffton Today
Morris Center for Lowcountry Heritage hosting traveling pirate exhibit"Pirates, Privateers and Buccaneers of the Carolinas," a traveling exhibit of t
Morris Center for Lowcountry Heritage hosting traveling pirate exhibit
Bluffton Today / Posted 9 days ago
"Pirates, Privateers and Buccaneers of the Carolinas," a traveling exhibit of the South Carolina State Museum, will make patrons avast (that’s stop in pirate lingo) and gasp as the world of pirates comes alive at the Morris Center for Lowcountry... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Things to do with kids in Liverpool during February half-termThe kids will be breaking up for February half-term soon and of course you will
Things to do with kids in Liverpool during February half-term
Liverpool Echo / Posted 9 days ago
The kids will be breaking up for February half-term soon and of course you will have to find things to keep them occupied over the holidays. Schools will then re-open on Monday, February 22. With that in mind - we’ve rounded up events and... Read more
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Pendle Today
What will £65m cuts mean for residents and the future of local government in Lancashire?Lancashire County Council meets next week to vote on a £65m package of cuts to
What will £65m cuts mean for residents and the future of local government in Lancashire?
Pendle Today / Posted 9 days ago
Lancashire County Council meets next week to vote on a £65m package of cuts to local services which will affect ever family in the county. These cuts are set to bite in the next two years and the council’s leader has warned of financial catastrophe... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Gusty winds batter boats in San Diego HarborSAN DIEGO – The strong winds caused heavy damage to boats along the Embarcadero
Gusty winds batter boats in San Diego Harbor
KGTV San Diego / Posted 10 days ago
SAN DIEGO – The strong winds caused heavy damage to boats along the Embarcadero along the San Diego Harbor Sunday and overnight Monday. The damage stretched from B Street Cruise Ship Terminal off Harbor Drive all the way to West Grape Street in... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
World War II ship in Muskegon sees some repairs after wind stormMUSKEGON, Mich. (WZZM) -- Some of the damage a World War II vessel sustained du
World War II ship in Muskegon sees some repairs after wind storm
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 10 days ago
MUSKEGON, Mich. (WZZM) -- Some of the damage a World War II vessel sustained during a windstorm in December has been repaired. The LST 393 was pushed about 10 feet from where it was docked because of high winds and the lack of ice on Lake Muskegon,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
EU ministers consider isolating Greece and its migrantsEuropean Union nations took a step Monday toward isolating Greece amid acrimony
EU ministers consider isolating Greece and its migrants
Chicago Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
European Union nations took a step Monday toward isolating Greece amid acrimony over Athens' failure to stem the flow of migrants at its Mediterranean island borders. Despite choppy seas and wintry conditions, more than 2,000 people are arriving in... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Is Lego Titanic most macabre model ever made? A Lego recreation of the sinking of the TitanicA figure surveys the carnage f
Is Lego Titanic most macabre model ever made?
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 13 days ago
A Lego recreation of the sinking of the TitanicA figure surveys the carnage from an upturned vehicleLifeboat passengers ‘fight’ for survivalA figure with a pile of ice on top of him is among those... Read more
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Japan Today
On the waterfront at Yokohama: Spend a day exploring the historical port ‹ Japan TodayAs you descend the stairs from the platform at JR Sakuragicho station, you noti
On the waterfront at Yokohama: Spend a day exploring the historical port ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 14 days ago
As you descend the stairs from the platform at JR Sakuragicho station, you notice two things. The music playing behind you to indicate that the train doors are closing is “I’ve been working the railroad” and on the walls are historical photos of the... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
CLUB NEWSAmerican Legion Post 129 CAROLINA BEACH — The American Legion Post 129 will ho
CLUB NEWS
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 14 days ago
American Legion Post 129 CAROLINA BEACH — The American Legion Post 129 will hold its fish fry, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Feb. 5 at 1500 Bridge Barrier Road. The menu consist of large whiting fillet or N.C. Farm raised catfish nuggets, slaw, potato salad,... Read more
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Jersey Evening Post
German bunkers must be preserved to remind us to fight evil and tyranny, says Holocaust survivor « Jersey Evening PostISLANDERS were urged to fight evil and tyranny in all their forms at a gatherin
German bunkers must be preserved to remind us to fight evil and tyranny, says Holocaust survivor « Jersey Evening Post
Jersey Evening Post / Posted 14 days ago
ISLANDERS were urged to fight evil and tyranny in all their forms at a gathering on Wednesday to commemorate the lives of those who died in Nazi concentration camps and prisons. The annual Holocaust Memorial Day, held at the Occupation Gallery in... Read more
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MLive.com
One lakeshore city hopes to be port-of-call for two cruise lines this yearMUSKEGON, MI – Six months ago, few would have pegged Muskegon as a likely port
One lakeshore city hopes to be port-of-call for two cruise lines this year
MLive.com / Posted 14 days ago
MUSKEGON, MI – Six months ago, few would have pegged Muskegon as a likely port of call for a cruise ship. But after one vessel's unexpected stop, and several months of hard work, tourism officials are going public about their work to attract as many... Read more
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