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Irish Central
The Cornish Celts often overlooked among Celtic nationsand our Celtic counterparts have been just as successful as we Irish. Famous Am
The Cornish Celts often overlooked among Celtic nations
Irish Central / Posted 21 hours ago
and our Celtic counterparts have been just as successful as we Irish. Famous Americans with Cornish roots include Mark Twain and President Franklin D. Roosevelt. Cornwall is the most southwestern county in Britain and almost completely... Read more
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Boston Herald
DOJ talks to BLS studentsFederal investigators heard a range of racial gripes from students at Boston La
DOJ talks to BLS students
Boston Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Federal investigators heard a range of racial gripes from students at Boston Latin School yesterday, including accusations that blacks are more harshly disciplined than whites for similar misconduct, and that staff try to downplay the impact of... Read more
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KOCO 5 Oklahoma City
OKCPS announces schedule changes for 7 schools in cost-cutting effortOklahoma City Public Schools officials have announced that schedules will chang
OKCPS announces schedule changes for 7 schools in cost-cutting effort
KOCO 5 Oklahoma City / Posted 5 days ago
Oklahoma City Public Schools officials have announced that schedules will change for seven schools because of budget cuts. The district expects that the change will save $700,000 during the 2016-17 school year. The new schedule is part of several... Read more
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Evening Standard
Rainbow burgers are coming to London for Pridebrought us the scotch egg burger and the chicken kiev cheeseburger. Now they’ve
Rainbow burgers are coming to London for Pride
Evening Standard / Posted 6 days ago
brought us the scotch egg burger and the chicken kiev cheeseburger. Now they’ve come up with a colourful new creation to mark Pride. The Pride burger will feature a five-cheese ‘rainbow slice’ made with Comté, Gruyère, Stilton, Cheddar and... Read more
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Boston Globe
At home with great dads of New England historyof adoring fathers when his poem “The Children’s Hour” appeared in the Atlantic
At home with great dads of New England history
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
of adoring fathers when his poem “The Children’s Hour” appeared in the Atlantic Monthly in September 1860. Generations of school children memorized his account of daughters “grave Alice, and laughing Allegra, and Edith with golden hair” invading... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
One More About TatMark Twain wrote a story once long ago about a man going to his own funeral. I
One More About Tat
The Chattanoogan / Posted 8 days ago
Mark Twain wrote a story once long ago about a man going to his own funeral. I have thought about that since my iconic uncle Lee Anderson died on Thursday and what a colossal misfortune it is that the dead cannot hear the plaudits. Every compliment... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Carson City boards look at school growthThe Carson City Board of Supervisors and the School District Board of Trustees
Carson City boards look at school growth
Nevada Appeal / Posted 9 days ago
The Carson City Board of Supervisors and the School District Board of Trustees took a look ahead to when more schools may be needed to serve Carson City’s growing population. The two boards held a joint meeting Thursday to hear about projected... Read more
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Daily Herald
Theater events: Edge Theater stages Mona Lisa whodunitChicago. (773) 871-3000 or victorygardens.org. • Richard Henzel brings his Jos
Theater events: Edge Theater stages Mona Lisa whodunit
Daily Herald / Posted 10 days ago
Chicago. (773) 871-3000 or victorygardens.org. • Richard Henzel brings his Joseph Jefferson Award-nominated solo show, "Mark Twain in Person," to ShawChicago, 1016 N. Dearborn St., Chicago. A reception follows the 7 p.m. Monday, June 20, show.... Read more
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Hartford Courant
South Windsor High Schools 324 Graduates Told Failure Is A Byproduct Of AchievementSTORRS — Packed into the Jorgensen Center For Performing Arts, the 324 graduate
South Windsor High Schools 324 Graduates Told Failure Is A Byproduct Of Achievement
Hartford Courant / Posted 11 days ago
STORRS — Packed into the Jorgensen Center For Performing Arts, the 324 graduates of the South Windsor High School Class of 2016 were told to "be gracious, be grateful and above all be kind." Superintendent Kate Carter said she had used that very... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
McAvoy Lane as Mark Twain to be featured June 22 at Dangberg Historic Park in MindenMcAvoy Layne will present “The Ghost of Mark Twain” at the Dangberg Home Ranch
McAvoy Lane as Mark Twain to be featured June 22 at Dangberg Historic Park in Minden
Nevada Appeal / Posted 11 days ago
McAvoy Layne will present “The Ghost of Mark Twain” at the Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park on Wednesday, June 22, at 6:30 p.m. Mark Twain will share how, as Samuel Clemens, he traveled from the Mississippi River to Nevada Territory and why he came... Read more
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Pittsburgh City Paper
Len Barcousky’s Hidden History of Pittsburgh edifies and amuseslatter chapter has anecdotes about visits to Pittsburgh by Charles Dickens, Alb
Len Barcousky’s Hidden History of Pittsburgh edifies and amuses
Pittsburgh City Paper / Posted 11 days ago
latter chapter has anecdotes about visits to Pittsburgh by Charles Dickens, Albert Einstein, native daughter Nellie Bly and Mark Twain. But it’s the stories of lesser-known Pittsburghers caught in historic events that are the best parts of Hidden... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Meet the 2016 Mark Twain ScholarsA dinner will be held Tuesday to honor this year's Mark Twain Scholars, student
Meet the 2016 Mark Twain Scholars
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
A dinner will be held Tuesday to honor this year's Mark Twain Scholars, students who are in the top 5 percent of their graduating classes in area schools. The dinner will be held at Elmira College to honor top students in public and parochial high... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Search for missing Duncan boy enters third dayaway at 7:45 a.m. He has not been seen since then. Police say Damion was famil
Search for missing Duncan boy enters third day
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 12 days ago
away at 7:45 a.m. He has not been seen since then. Police say Damion was familiar with both of the stores and went to Mark Twain Elementary School. Family says Damion likes thunderstorms and water, and the area experienced a massive... Read more
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Gulf News
Bill Murray: 10 fun factsAs the ‘Groundhog Day’ actor is announced as the next recipient of the Mark Twa
Bill Murray: 10 fun facts
Gulf News / Posted 13 days ago
As the ‘Groundhog Day’ actor is announced as the next recipient of the Mark Twain Prize for American Humour, here are a few things to know about him Image Credit: CHRIS PIZZELLO/INVISION/AP FILE - This Sept. 9, 2012 file photo shows Bill Murray... Read more
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Gulf News
Bill Murray to receive top US comedy prizeActor will receive the Mark Twain Prize for American Humour at the Kennedy Cent
Bill Murray to receive top US comedy prize
Gulf News / Posted 13 days ago
Actor will receive the Mark Twain Prize for American Humour at the Kennedy Center Image Credit: CHRIS PIZZELLO/INVISION/AP FILE - This Sept. 9, 2012 file photo shows Bill Murray posing for a portrait at the 2012 Toronto Film Festival in Toronto.... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Bill Murray to receive top US comedy prize at Kennedy CenterThe John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts announced Monday that Murray
Bill Murray to receive top US comedy prize at Kennedy Center
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts announced Monday that Murray, 65, will be this year's recipient of the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor. The award goes to those who influence society in the tradition of Samuel Clemens, the... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Bill Murray to Get Mark Twain Prize at Kennedy CenterJohn F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts announced Monday that Murray, 65
Bill Murray to Get Mark Twain Prize at Kennedy Center
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 13 days ago
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts announced Monday that Murray, 65, will be this year's recipient of the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor. The award goes to those who influence society in the tradition of Samuel Clemens, the... Read more
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NBC New York
Bill Murray to Get Mark Twain Prize at Kennedy CenterJohn F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts announced Monday that Murray, 65
Bill Murray to Get Mark Twain Prize at Kennedy Center
NBC New York / Posted 13 days ago
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts announced Monday that Murray, 65, will be this year's recipient of the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor. The award goes to those who influence society in the tradition of Samuel Clemens, the... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Bill Murray to Get Mark Twain Prize at Kennedy CenterJohn F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts announced Monday that Murray, 65
Bill Murray to Get Mark Twain Prize at Kennedy Center
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 13 days ago
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts announced Monday that Murray, 65, will be this year's recipient of the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor. The award goes to those who influence society in the tradition of Samuel Clemens, the... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Bill Murray to Get Mark Twain Prize at Kennedy CenterJohn F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts announced Monday that Murray, 65
Bill Murray to Get Mark Twain Prize at Kennedy Center
NBC Chicago / Posted 13 days ago
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts announced Monday that Murray, 65, will be this year's recipient of the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor. The award goes to those who influence society in the tradition of Samuel Clemens, the... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Bill Murray to Get Mark Twain Prize at Kennedy CenterJohn F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts announced Monday that Murray, 65
Bill Murray to Get Mark Twain Prize at Kennedy Center
NBC Bay Area / Posted 13 days ago
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts announced Monday that Murray, 65, will be this year's recipient of the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor. The award goes to those who influence society in the tradition of Samuel Clemens, the... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Bill Murray to Get Mark Twain Prize at Kennedy CenterJohn F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts announced Monday that Murray, 65
Bill Murray to Get Mark Twain Prize at Kennedy Center
NBC San Diego / Posted 13 days ago
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts announced Monday that Murray, 65, will be this year's recipient of the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor. The award goes to those who influence society in the tradition of Samuel Clemens, the... Read more
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NBC Miami
Bill Murray to Get Mark Twain Prize at Kennedy CenterJohn F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts announced Monday that Murray, 65
Bill Murray to Get Mark Twain Prize at Kennedy Center
NBC Miami / Posted 13 days ago
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts announced Monday that Murray, 65, will be this year's recipient of the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor. The award goes to those who influence society in the tradition of Samuel Clemens, the... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Bill Murray to Get Mark Twain Prize at Kennedy CenterJohn F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts announced Monday that Murray, 65
Bill Murray to Get Mark Twain Prize at Kennedy Center
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 13 days ago
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts announced Monday that Murray, 65, will be this year's recipient of the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor. The award goes to those who influence society in the tradition of Samuel Clemens, the... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Bill Murray to Get Mark Twain Prize at Kennedy CenterJohn F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts announced Monday that Murray, 65
Bill Murray to Get Mark Twain Prize at Kennedy Center
NBC Connecticut / Posted 13 days ago
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts announced Monday that Murray, 65, will be this year's recipient of the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor. The award goes to those who influence society in the tradition of Samuel Clemens, the... Read more
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NBC Washington
Bill Murray to Get Mark Twain Prize at Kennedy CenterJohn F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts announced Monday that Murray, 65
Bill Murray to Get Mark Twain Prize at Kennedy Center
NBC Washington / Posted 13 days ago
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts announced Monday that Murray, 65, will be this year's recipient of the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor. The award goes to those who influence society in the tradition of Samuel Clemens, the... Read more
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The Columbian
Bill Murray to receive top US comedy prize at Kennedy CenterJohn F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts announced Monday that Murray, 65
Bill Murray to receive top US comedy prize at Kennedy Center
The Columbian / Posted 13 days ago
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts announced Monday that Murray, 65, will be this year’s recipient of the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor. The award goes to those who influence society in the tradition of Samuel Clemens, the... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Duncan Police continue search for missing childpounds. He has brown hair and green eyes. Damien is autistic and non-verbal. H
Duncan Police continue search for missing child
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 13 days ago
pounds. He has brown hair and green eyes. Damien is autistic and non-verbal. He has a fascination with water and goes to Mark Twain Elementary, police believe he may have headed to the school. They are also searching creeks and streams.... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Bill Murray to receive top comedy prize at Kennedy CenterJohn F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts announced Monday that Murray, 65
Bill Murray to receive top comedy prize at Kennedy Center
Chicago Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts announced Monday that Murray, 65, will be this year's recipient of the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor. The award goes to those who influence society in the tradition of Samuel Clemens, the... Read more
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Salon.com
Bill Murray to receive top US comedy prize at Kennedy CenterJohn F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts announced Monday that Murray, 65
Bill Murray to receive top US comedy prize at Kennedy Center
Salon.com / Posted 13 days ago
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts announced Monday that Murray, 65, will be this year’s recipient of the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor. The award goes to those who influence society in the tradition of Samuel Clemens, the... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
The Buzz, June 13would be so nice to read an article that was not cut off before it ended. Is th
The Buzz, June 13
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 13 days ago
would be so nice to read an article that was not cut off before it ended. Is there a paper shortage?

A Mark Twain quote for Edgerton situation:" In the first place God made idiots. That was for practice. Then he made school... Read more

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WGEM Quincy
Lincoln in the District Festival teaches kids about historyarrested two people at a Hannibal motel Thursday morning. Sgt. Jennifer Grote s
Lincoln in the District Festival teaches kids about history
WGEM Quincy / Posted 15 days ago
arrested two people at a Hannibal motel Thursday morning. Sgt. Jennifer Grote says officers searched Best Way Inn, at 612 Mark Twain Ave., and found what they believe is heroin, meth, marijuana and prescription medications. They also found lots of... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
St. Francis Parish annual picnic brings community togetherarrested two people at a Hannibal motel Thursday morning. Sgt. Jennifer Grote s
St. Francis Parish annual picnic brings community together
WGEM Quincy / Posted 15 days ago
arrested two people at a Hannibal motel Thursday morning. Sgt. Jennifer Grote says officers searched Best Way Inn, at 612 Mark Twain Ave., and found what they believe is heroin, meth, marijuana and prescription medications. They also found lots of... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Mississippi Mud Mania brings hundreds to Quincy to take on obstacle coursesarrested two people at a Hannibal motel Thursday morning. Sgt. Jennifer Grote s
Mississippi Mud Mania brings hundreds to Quincy to take on obstacle courses
WGEM Quincy / Posted 15 days ago
arrested two people at a Hannibal motel Thursday morning. Sgt. Jennifer Grote says officers searched Best Way Inn, at 612 Mark Twain Ave., and found what they believe is heroin, meth, marijuana and prescription medications. They also found lots of... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Local organization check up on seniors as summer like temperatures hit the Tri-Statesarrested two people at a Hannibal motel Thursday morning. Sgt. Jennifer Grote s
Local organization check up on seniors as summer like temperatures hit the Tri-States
WGEM Quincy / Posted 15 days ago
arrested two people at a Hannibal motel Thursday morning. Sgt. Jennifer Grote says officers searched Best Way Inn, at 612 Mark Twain Ave., and found what they believe is heroin, meth, marijuana and prescription medications. They also found lots of... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Truck driver arrested after crash sends two to the hospitalarrested two people at a Hannibal motel Thursday morning. Sgt. Jennifer Grote s
Truck driver arrested after crash sends two to the hospital
WGEM Quincy / Posted 15 days ago
arrested two people at a Hannibal motel Thursday morning. Sgt. Jennifer Grote says officers searched Best Way Inn, at 612 Mark Twain Ave., and found what they believe is heroin, meth, marijuana and prescription medications. They also found lots of... Read more
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examiner.com
A governor's daughter 'finds' her dad - and forgivenessnearly 11 years to fellow anchor Dennis House, Sundlun is the daughter of a for
A governor's daughter 'finds' her dad - and forgiveness
examiner.com / Posted 15 days ago
nearly 11 years to fellow anchor Dennis House, Sundlun is the daughter of a former Rhode Island governor, Bruce Sundlun. Remarkably, her dad was also a World War II hero whose plane, "Damn Yankee", was shot down over Belgium - he was the only one... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Understanding brain freezearrested two people at a Hannibal motel Thursday morning. Sgt. Jennifer Grote s
Understanding brain freeze
WGEM Quincy / Posted 15 days ago
arrested two people at a Hannibal motel Thursday morning. Sgt. Jennifer Grote says officers searched Best Way Inn, at 612 Mark Twain Ave., and found what they believe is heroin, meth, marijuana and prescription medications. They also found lots of... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Presidential Papers Collection displayed in Quincy for the first timearrested two people at a Hannibal motel Thursday morning. Sgt. Jennifer Grote s
Presidential Papers Collection displayed in Quincy for the first time
WGEM Quincy / Posted 16 days ago
arrested two people at a Hannibal motel Thursday morning. Sgt. Jennifer Grote says officers searched Best Way Inn, at 612 Mark Twain Ave., and found what they believe is heroin, meth, marijuana and prescription medications. They also found lots of... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Quincy's Soap Box Derby this weekendarrested two people at a Hannibal motel Thursday morning. Sgt. Jennifer Grote s
Quincy's Soap Box Derby this weekend
WGEM Quincy / Posted 16 days ago
arrested two people at a Hannibal motel Thursday morning. Sgt. Jennifer Grote says officers searched Best Way Inn, at 612 Mark Twain Ave., and found what they believe is heroin, meth, marijuana and prescription medications. They also found lots of... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
2016 Blues in the District kicks off the summerarrested two people at a Hannibal motel Thursday morning. Sgt. Jennifer Grote s
2016 Blues in the District kicks off the summer
WGEM Quincy / Posted 16 days ago
arrested two people at a Hannibal motel Thursday morning. Sgt. Jennifer Grote says officers searched Best Way Inn, at 612 Mark Twain Ave., and found what they believe is heroin, meth, marijuana and prescription medications. They also found lots of... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
New Missouri bill to help domestic violence victimsarrested two people at a Hannibal motel Thursday morning. Sgt. Jennifer Grote s
New Missouri bill to help domestic violence victims
WGEM Quincy / Posted 16 days ago
arrested two people at a Hannibal motel Thursday morning. Sgt. Jennifer Grote says officers searched Best Way Inn, at 612 Mark Twain Ave., and found what they believe is heroin, meth, marijuana and prescription medications. They also found lots of... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Senior Spotlight (Heidi Nielsen)School: Hall High School. Date/place of birth: Jan. 5, 1998. Peoria. Hometown
Senior Spotlight (Heidi Nielsen)
Bureau County Republican / Posted 16 days ago
School: Hall High School. Date/place of birth: Jan. 5, 1998. Peoria. Hometown: Spring Valley. Family: Parents - �Brad and Mary Nielsen; siblings - Allison Faber, Abby and Hayden Nielsen. Sports: Softball and bowling. Favorite sport and why:... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
American defector escapes, reveals what life is like for militants under terror groupKhweis never stood out in any particular way. The Alexandria, Virginia, man gra
American defector escapes, reveals what life is like for militants under terror group
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 17 days ago
Khweis never stood out in any particular way. The Alexandria, Virginia, man graduated from Fairfax County's Edison High School, earned a degree from Northern Virginia Community College and worked as a teller at an area bank. He racked up more... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
CHEAP GOLF: Take advantage of early and late course specialsSIMON WHEELER / Staff Photo) “Following the deals is a great way to seek out c
CHEAP GOLF: Take advantage of early and late course specials
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
SIMON WHEELER / Staff Photo) “Following the deals is a great way to seek out courses you have never visited before,” says Mark Sanders, a Horseheads resident and office assistant at an Elmira law firm who plays at least once per week. “Even if I... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Banned from schools: How Forest Hills became Clyde Edgerton's causeClyde Edgerton, a local author, has been banned by New Hanover County Schools S
Banned from schools: How Forest Hills became Clyde Edgerton's cause
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 19 days ago
Clyde Edgerton, a local author, has been banned by New Hanover County Schools Superintendent Tim Markley. While gathering information about...StarNewsOnline.comJune 7, 2016 1:32 PM

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The Wilmington Star-News
Banned from schools: How Forest Hills Elementary became Clyde Edgerton's causeClyde Edgerton, a local author, has been banned by New Hanover County Schools S
Banned from schools: How Forest Hills Elementary became Clyde Edgerton's cause
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 19 days ago
Clyde Edgerton, a local author, has been banned by New Hanover County Schools Superintendent Tim Markley. While gathering information about...StarNewsOnline.comJune 7, 2016 1:49 PM

WILMINGTON -- Buried in a definition of teaching on Clyde... Read more

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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
North Penn-Mansfield High School hosts ceremonyand Kaylin Tokarz wished their classmates well, Tokarz emotionally recalled her
North Penn-Mansfield High School hosts ceremony
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 22 days ago
and Kaylin Tokarz wished their classmates well, Tokarz emotionally recalled her arrival at Mansfield after her Blossburg school closed two years ago. "I never thought I could be as close as I am to a certain few of these students," Tokarz said... Read more
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The Current
Campus Crime Report: May 18 to June 1Library to the hospital at 6:20 p.m. after showing signs of difficulty walking.
Campus Crime Report: May 18 to June 1
The Current / Posted 22 days ago
Library to the hospital at 6:20 p.m. after showing signs of difficulty walking. At 8:20 p.m., an altercation at a high school graduation on Mark Twain Drive ended in the arrest of four individuals, who were transported to SLCIS. A car key was... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Time for latest chapter in book of your lives, Lee graduates toldstories on his global travels and personal experiences. The four years the Cla
Time for latest chapter in book of your lives, Lee graduates told
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 22 days ago
stories on his global travels and personal experiences. The four years the Class of 2016 spent at Lee Middle and High School were the latest chapters of an unfinished book that will be completed with the 56 graduates living life to the... Read more
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