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Swissinfo
Turkey shells Syrian Kurds, Russia says will keep bombing anti-Assad rebelsBy Tom Perry and Noah Barkin BEIRUT/MUNICH (Reuters) - The Turkish army shelle
Turkey shells Syrian Kurds, Russia says will keep bombing anti-Assad rebels
Swissinfo / Posted 21 minutes ago
By Tom Perry and Noah Barkin BEIRUT/MUNICH (Reuters) - The Turkish army shelled Kurdish militia in northern Syria for a second day on Sunday, while Russia made clear it would continue bombing Syrian rebel targets, raising doubts that a planned... Read more
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dna
Turkey shells Syrian Kurds, Russia says will keep bombing anti-Assad rebelsThe Turkish army shelled Kurdish militia in northern Syria for a second day on
Turkey shells Syrian Kurds, Russia says will keep bombing anti-Assad rebels
dna / Posted 23 minutes ago
The Turkish army shelled Kurdish militia in northern Syria for a second day on Sunday, while Russia made clear it would continue bombing Syrian rebel targets, raising doubts that a planned ceasefire would bring much relief. Major powers agreed on... Read more
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walesonline
A terminally ill woman wrote a letter to her cancer and it's heartbreakingThis is Rowena Kincaid. She is an amazing woman. Her approach to dealing with
A terminally ill woman wrote a letter to her cancer and it's heartbreaking
walesonline / Posted 28 minutes ago
This is Rowena Kincaid. She is an amazing woman. Her approach to dealing with terminal illness has been inspirational. After celebrating her 40th birthday (which doctors told her she would never see) she wrote this letter to her cancer. This is it... Read more
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Sun Star
Rediscovering the Church as MercyONCE a year, for the last 30 years, I have had the good fortune of attending a
Rediscovering the Church as Mercy
Sun Star / Posted 46 minutes ago
ONCE a year, for the last 30 years, I have had the good fortune of attending a spiritual retreat. A traditional annual practice of piety highly recommended for every Christian, good retreats help those who make them replenish their spiritual -- at... Read more
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Salon.com
I was sure that legalizing aid in dying was the right thing to do. Then I met Bad CrippleThe first thing you notice about Bill is that he’s in a wheelchair, much as the
I was sure that legalizing aid in dying was the right thing to do. Then I met Bad Cripple
Salon.com / Posted an hour ago
The first thing you notice about Bill is that he’s in a wheelchair, much as the first thing you’d notice about a tall person is that he’s tall. With a tall person, though, you accept it; he’s tall, and that’s how it is. With Bill and his chair, you... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Merseyside's most romantic place revealedWe asked you to vote for the spot that conjures up the best atmosphere for a ro
Merseyside's most romantic place revealed
Liverpool Echo / Posted an hour ago
We asked you to vote for the spot that conjures up the best atmosphere for a romantic sojourn and here are the top five: 1. Liverpool Waterfront at Night - 52% It’s beautiful at any time of day, but there are fewer more romantic visions than the... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
NY gives $35M in grants to help private colleges upgradeALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York is helping its private colleges with campus repair
NY gives $35M in grants to help private colleges upgrade
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 2 hours ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York is helping its private colleges with campus repairs, upgrades and construction projects. Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced this week that the state will award more than two dozen schools a combined $35 million in matching... Read more
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Bolton News
On the road to mercy in Bolton town centreA DOUBLE decker rolled into Bolton on Saturday to offer a very different kind o
On the road to mercy in Bolton town centre
Bolton News / Posted 2 hours ago
A DOUBLE decker rolled into Bolton on Saturday to offer a very different kind of service. Bolton residents passing through Deansgate were invited on board the Mercy Bus to talk to priests for confession, prayer, or a blessing. The visit is a... Read more
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Herald Sun
Winx close to ‘champion’ accoladeWINX may not have earned universal acclaim as a champion yet but if she maintai
Winx close to ‘champion’ accolade
Herald Sun / Posted 3 hours ago
WINX may not have earned universal acclaim as a champion yet but if she maintains her dominant form surely she will be afforded racing’s highest ranking by the end of her Sydney autumn campaign. Her comeback win in the Apollo Stakes at Royal... Read more
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The Oakdale Leader
‘Touched By an Angel,’ ‘The Carol Burnett Show’ on DVD this week“Touched By an Angel” has been released in a new DVD box set, as have more earl
‘Touched By an Angel,’ ‘The Carol Burnett Show’ on DVD this week
The Oakdale Leader / Posted 3 hours ago
“Touched By an Angel” has been released in a new DVD box set, as have more early episodes from “The Carol Burnett Show.” “Touched By an Angel: The Complete Series” (CBS/Paramount, 1994-2003, 59 discs, 214 episodes, audio commentaries). This popular... Read more
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The Chronicle-Telegram
Three teens injured, one critical in Pitts Road crashBRIGHTON TWP. — A weather-related car crash sent three juveniles to the hospita
Three teens injured, one critical in Pitts Road crash
The Chronicle-Telegram / Posted 3 hours ago
BRIGHTON TWP. — A weather-related car crash sent three juveniles to the hospital Saturday evening. Ohio Highway Patrol Trooper Justin Lister said five juveniles from Wellington were in a 2001 Dodge Durango driven by Michael Collins when the vehicle... Read more
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Spalding Today
We will take up challengeIn a recently published interview, Pope Francis described the quality of mercy
We will take up challenge
Spalding Today / Posted 3 hours ago
In a recently published interview, Pope Francis described the quality of mercy as the most important message that Jesus gave. In the sermon on the Mount, Jesus told us “blessed are the merciful for they shall have mercy shown them”. Mercy should... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
West Virginia man calls ‘life without mercy’ excessiveThe West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals will have to decide how long is too
West Virginia man calls ‘life without mercy’ excessive
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 4 hours ago
The West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals will have to decide how long is too long for a 31-year-old man to be imprisoned for a murder he claims he witnessed but didn’t necessarily assist. Timothy Shafer was sentenced to life with no chance of... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Antonin Scalia's death: What's next for the Supreme Court?Almost immediately upon the news of the death of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ant
Antonin Scalia's death: What's next for the Supreme Court?
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 4 hours ago
Almost immediately upon the news of the death of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, the argument began over whether President Barack Obama should appoint a justice to fill the vacancy in the 9-person court or leave that decision to his... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Antonin Scalia's death: What's next for the Supreme Court?Almost immediately upon the news of the death of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ant
Antonin Scalia's death: What's next for the Supreme Court?
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 4 hours ago
Almost immediately upon the news of the death of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, the argument began over whether President Barack Obama should appoint a justice to fill the vacancy in the 9-person court or leave that decision to his... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Antonin Scalia's death: What's next for the Supreme Court?Almost immediately upon the news of the death of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ant
Antonin Scalia's death: What's next for the Supreme Court?
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 4 hours ago
Almost immediately upon the news of the death of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, the argument began over whether President Barack Obama should appoint a justice to fill the vacancy in the 9-person court or leave that decision to his... Read more
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birminghammail
Birmingham Children's Hospital ward to be transformed thanks to Give a Child Health fundThis is the cramped critical care ward at a Birmingham hospital where angels of
Birmingham Children's Hospital ward to be transformed thanks to Give a Child Health fund
birminghammail / Posted 4 hours ago
This is the cramped critical care ward at a Birmingham hospital where angels of mercy and medics work shoulder to shoulder to help the children in their care. It is here that youngsters with severe breathing difficulties will soon benefit from a... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Small-screen significance"TV worth watching" is the name of critic David Bianculli's website that celebr
Small-screen significance
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 hours ago
"TV worth watching" is the name of critic David Bianculli's website that celebrates what's good about television programming. It wasn't all that long ago that Mr. Bianculli wouldn't have had much interesting content to review. It used to be hip to... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Chaffee Crossing exec gives 3 years notice, hopes to wrap up projectsMore than $1 billion in capital investments have occurred in the past 15 years
Chaffee Crossing exec gives 3 years notice, hopes to wrap up projects
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 hours ago
More than $1 billion in capital investments have occurred in the past 15 years at Chaffee Crossing, the 7,000 acres of mixed-use property inside the Fort Smith and Barling city limits. Not all of the development, but a significant portion, has... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Pope in Mexico: Emotion, thrills, stumblesMEXICO CITY — The visit was unprecedented — the world's first Latin American po
Pope in Mexico: Emotion, thrills, stumbles
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 5 hours ago
MEXICO CITY — The visit was unprecedented — the world's first Latin American pope meets with Latin American political and religious leaders and celebrates Mass at the center of Latin American Catholic devotion. So the visit came with a sense of... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Pope in Mexico: Emotion, thrills, stumblesMEXICO CITY — The visit was unprecedented — the world's first Latin American po
Pope in Mexico: Emotion, thrills, stumbles
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 6 hours ago
MEXICO CITY — The visit was unprecedented — the world's first Latin American pope meets with Latin American political and religious leaders and celebrates Mass at the center of Latin American Catholic devotion. So the visit came with a sense of... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Tagle asks the faithful to be merciful to migrants, refugees Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle (MB File)Manila Archbishop Luis
Tagle asks the faithful to be merciful to migrants, refugees
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 hours ago
Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle (MB File)Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle has asked the faithful to be merciful and compassionate to migrants and... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Toni Morrison on her novels: 'I think goodness is more interesting'Toni Morrison wants everyone to know that she hates the title of her newest nov
Toni Morrison on her novels: 'I think goodness is more interesting'
Mail & Guardian / Posted 6 hours ago
Toni Morrison wants everyone to know that she hates the title of her newest novel, God Help the Child. The original title, Morrison said on February 2 at Congregation Beth Elohim in New York, was The Wrath of Children, and in her opinion it was... Read more
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Christian Today
Dealing with Christians who battle with mental illnessTook a Pic / Jakub Rostkowski I remember the first time I took my first visit
Dealing with Christians who battle with mental illness
Christian Today / Posted 6 hours ago
Took a Pic / Jakub Rostkowski I remember the first time I took my first visit to the psychiatrist after a few episodes of unchecked fits of rage, and her telling me, "you have an Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder." I felt both relief and shock that... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Pope in Mexico: Emotion, thrills, stumblesMEXICO CITY — The visit was unprecedented — the world's first Latin American po
Pope in Mexico: Emotion, thrills, stumbles
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 6 hours ago
MEXICO CITY — The visit was unprecedented — the world's first Latin American pope meets with Latin American political and religious leaders and celebrates Mass at the center of Latin American Catholic devotion. So the visit came with a sense of... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Pope in Mexico: Emotion, thrills, stumblesMEXICO CITY — The visit was unprecedented — the world's first Latin American po
Pope in Mexico: Emotion, thrills, stumbles
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 6 hours ago
MEXICO CITY — The visit was unprecedented — the world's first Latin American pope meets with Latin American political and religious leaders and celebrates Mass at the center of Latin American Catholic devotion. So the visit came with a sense of... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Television's 10 hunkiest valentinesFrom the Big Apple to the Blue Moon Detective Agency, here are 10 TV guys most
Television's 10 hunkiest valentines
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 6 hours ago
From the Big Apple to the Blue Moon Detective Agency, here are 10 TV guys most likely to fire the imagination on Valentine's Day. 1. Grey's Anatomy: McDreamy Derek Christopher Shepherd, also known as "McDreamy", is a fictional surgeon portrayed by... Read more
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USA Today
Pope in Mexico: Emotion, thrills, stumblesMEXICO CITY — The visit was unprecedented — the world's first Latin American po
Pope in Mexico: Emotion, thrills, stumbles
USA Today / Posted 6 hours ago
MEXICO CITY — The visit was unprecedented — the world's first Latin American pope meets with Latin American political and religious leaders and celebrates Mass at the center of Latin American Catholic devotion. So the visit came with a sense of... Read more
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The Young Witness
Television's 10 hunkiest valentinesFrom the Big Apple to the Blue Moon Detective Agency, here are 10 TV guys most
Television's 10 hunkiest valentines
The Young Witness / Posted 6 hours ago
From the Big Apple to the Blue Moon Detective Agency, here are 10 TV guys most likely to fire the imagination on Valentine's Day. 1. Grey's Anatomy: McDreamy Derek Christopher Shepherd, also known as "McDreamy", is a fictional surgeon portrayed by... Read more
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First Coast News
Pope in Mexico: Emotion, thrills, stumblesMEXICO CITY — The visit was unprecedented — the world's first Latin American po
Pope in Mexico: Emotion, thrills, stumbles
First Coast News / Posted 7 hours ago
MEXICO CITY — The visit was unprecedented — the world's first Latin American pope meets with Latin American political and religious leaders and celebrates Mass at the center of Latin American Catholic devotion. So the visit came with a sense of... Read more
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Western Advocate
Television's 10 hunkiest valentinesFrom the Big Apple to the Blue Moon Detective Agency, here are 10 TV guys most
Television's 10 hunkiest valentines
Western Advocate / Posted 7 hours ago
From the Big Apple to the Blue Moon Detective Agency, here are 10 TV guys most likely to fire the imagination on Valentine's Day. 1. Grey's Anatomy: McDreamy Derek Christopher Shepherd, also known as "McDreamy", is a fictional surgeon portrayed by... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Pope in Mexico: Emotion, thrills, stumblesMEXICO CITY — The visit was unprecedented — the world's first Latin American po
Pope in Mexico: Emotion, thrills, stumbles
KTVB Boise / Posted 7 hours ago
MEXICO CITY — The visit was unprecedented — the world's first Latin American pope meets with Latin American political and religious leaders and celebrates Mass at the center of Latin American Catholic devotion. So the visit came with a sense of... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Television's 10 hunkiest valentinesFrom the Big Apple to the Blue Moon Detective Agency, here are 10 TV guys most
Television's 10 hunkiest valentines
Kiama Independent / Posted 7 hours ago
From the Big Apple to the Blue Moon Detective Agency, here are 10 TV guys most likely to fire the imagination on Valentine's Day. 1. Grey's Anatomy: McDreamy Derek Christopher Shepherd, also known as "McDreamy", is a fictional surgeon portrayed by... Read more
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Manning River Times
Television's 10 hunkiest valentinesFrom the Big Apple to the Blue Moon Detective Agency, here are 10 TV guys most
Television's 10 hunkiest valentines
Manning River Times / Posted 7 hours ago
From the Big Apple to the Blue Moon Detective Agency, here are 10 TV guys most likely to fire the imagination on Valentine's Day. 1. Grey's Anatomy: McDreamy Derek Christopher Shepherd, also known as "McDreamy", is a fictional surgeon portrayed by... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Television's 10 hunkiest valentinesFrom the Big Apple to the Blue Moon Detective Agency, here are 10 TV guys most
Television's 10 hunkiest valentines
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 7 hours ago
From the Big Apple to the Blue Moon Detective Agency, here are 10 TV guys most likely to fire the imagination on Valentine's Day. 1. Grey's Anatomy: McDreamy Derek Christopher Shepherd, also known as "McDreamy", is a fictional surgeon portrayed by... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Pope in Mexico: Emotion, thrills, stumblesMEXICO CITY — The visit was unprecedented — the world's first Latin American po
Pope in Mexico: Emotion, thrills, stumbles
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 7 hours ago
MEXICO CITY — The visit was unprecedented — the world's first Latin American pope meets with Latin American political and religious leaders and celebrates Mass at the center of Latin American Catholic devotion. So the visit came with a sense of... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Pope in Mexico: Emotion, thrills, stumblesMEXICO CITY — The visit was unprecedented — the world's first Latin American po
Pope in Mexico: Emotion, thrills, stumbles
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 7 hours ago
MEXICO CITY — The visit was unprecedented — the world's first Latin American pope meets with Latin American political and religious leaders and celebrates Mass at the center of Latin American Catholic devotion. So the visit came with a sense of... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Saturday, Feb. 13 high school prep resultsHarper Woods Chandler Park 87, Dearborn Star 46: Jalen Martin had 26 points and
Saturday, Feb. 13 high school prep results
Detroit Free Press / Posted 7 hours ago
Harper Woods Chandler Park 87, Dearborn Star 46: Jalen Martin had 26 points and 10 rebounds for Harper Woods Chandler Park (13-3). Martin was awarded the Charter School Player of the Year award. Marquez Steele scored 16 points. Jordan Moore added 12... Read more
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The North West Star
Television's 10 hunkiest valentinesFrom the Big Apple to the Blue Moon Detective Agency, here are 10 TV guys most
Television's 10 hunkiest valentines
The North West Star / Posted 7 hours ago
From the Big Apple to the Blue Moon Detective Agency, here are 10 TV guys most likely to fire the imagination on Valentine's Day. 1. Grey's Anatomy: McDreamy Derek Christopher Shepherd, also known as "McDreamy", is a fictional surgeon portrayed by... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Pope in Mexico: Emotion, thrills, stumblesMEXICO CITY — The visit was unprecedented — the world's first Latin American po
Pope in Mexico: Emotion, thrills, stumbles
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 7 hours ago
MEXICO CITY — The visit was unprecedented — the world's first Latin American pope meets with Latin American political and religious leaders and celebrates Mass at the center of Latin American Catholic devotion. So the visit came with a sense of... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Television's 10 hunkiest valentinesFrom the Big Apple to the Blue Moon Detective Agency, here are 10 TV guys most
Television's 10 hunkiest valentines
Daily Liberal / Posted 7 hours ago
From the Big Apple to the Blue Moon Detective Agency, here are 10 TV guys most likely to fire the imagination on Valentine's Day. 1. Grey's Anatomy: McDreamy Derek Christopher Shepherd, also known as "McDreamy", is a fictional surgeon portrayed by... Read more
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The Border Mail
Television's 10 hunkiest valentinesFrom the Big Apple to the Blue Moon Detective Agency, here are 10 TV guys most
Television's 10 hunkiest valentines
The Border Mail / Posted 7 hours ago
From the Big Apple to the Blue Moon Detective Agency, here are 10 TV guys most likely to fire the imagination on Valentine's Day. 1. Grey's Anatomy: McDreamy Derek Christopher Shepherd, also known as "McDreamy", is a fictional surgeon portrayed by... Read more
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Denver Post
"Mother's Reckoning" by Columbine shooter's mother Sue Klebold filled with regretFive days after the April 1999 massacre at Columbine High School, and just hour
"Mother's Reckoning" by Columbine shooter's mother Sue Klebold filled with regret
Denver Post / Posted 7 hours ago
Five days after the April 1999 massacre at Columbine High School, and just hours after they cremated the remains of their son Dylan — cremation was the only option, really, because a grave site would certainly be vandalized — Sue and Tom Klebold... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Television's 10 hunkiest valentinesFrom the Big Apple to the Blue Moon Detective Agency, here are 10 TV guys most
Television's 10 hunkiest valentines
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 7 hours ago
From the Big Apple to the Blue Moon Detective Agency, here are 10 TV guys most likely to fire the imagination on Valentine's Day. 1. Grey's Anatomy: McDreamy Derek Christopher Shepherd, also known as "McDreamy", is a fictional surgeon portrayed by... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Neighbor helps Henrico couple who lost everything: ‘God gives us blessings every day’HENRICO COUNTY, Va. – A Henrico couple whose home was damaged in a fire last we
Neighbor helps Henrico couple who lost everything: ‘God gives us blessings every day’
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 7 hours ago
HENRICO COUNTY, Va. – A Henrico couple whose home was damaged in a fire last week received a special delivery thanks to one of their neighbors Saturday. Joleene Bennet and her boyfriend, who are both blind, lost all of their belongings in the... Read more
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The Courier
Television's 10 hunkiest valentinesFrom the Big Apple to the Blue Moon Detective Agency, here are 10 TV guys most
Television's 10 hunkiest valentines
The Courier / Posted 7 hours ago
From the Big Apple to the Blue Moon Detective Agency, here are 10 TV guys most likely to fire the imagination on Valentine's Day. 1. Grey's Anatomy: McDreamy Derek Christopher Shepherd, also known as "McDreamy", is a fictional surgeon portrayed by... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Mercy for animals missing in actionFrom what I gather, some people have chewed on this issue for more than a year
Mercy for animals missing in action
The Leader-Herald / Posted 7 hours ago
From what I gather, some people have chewed on this issue for more than a year (which is unbelievable). Do you not realize how important animals are to all of us, including those being trained to come to our aid when we cannot see, have seizures,... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
In the Know for February 14SHEPHERDSTOWN - Shepherd University's Common Reading program is looking for its
In the Know for February 14
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 7 hours ago
SHEPHERDSTOWN - Shepherd University's Common Reading program is looking for its 2016-17 book, and is asking students, faculty, staff, and the community to weigh in on which of five semifinalists should be selected. The five books were chosen by the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Springfield bishop apologizes to alienated CatholicsIf you’ve ever felt unwelcome in a Roman Catholic church because of your gender
Springfield bishop apologizes to alienated Catholics
Boston Globe / Posted 8 hours ago
If you’ve ever felt unwelcome in a Roman Catholic church because of your gender, race, or sexual orientation, a Springfield bishop has a message for you: I’m sorry. Bishop Mitchell T. Rozanski marked Ash Wednesday last week by apologizing to and... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Pope Francis blasts drug violence, scolds bickering bishops, stumbles and falls, but still thrills Mexico CityThe pope's appearances were a study in peace and adoration. But his remarks, an
Pope Francis blasts drug violence, scolds bickering bishops, stumbles and falls, but still thrills Mexico City
The Arizona Republic / Posted 8 hours ago
The pope's appearances were a study in peace and adoration. But his remarks, and the mood of the crowds outside, were defined by the drug violence that has permeated Mexico. MEXICO CITY — The visit was unprecedented — the world's first Latin... Read more
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