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BC Local News
Smithers business on hook for lonely sidewalkNorth Central Plumbing and Heating in Smithers that has business owners shaking
Smithers business on hook for lonely sidewalk
BC Local News / Posted 5 hours ago
North Central Plumbing and Heating in Smithers that has business owners shaking their heads. “To have a sidewalk in the middle of nowhere is just senseless,” said building owner Brent Weme. “The problem is that it will never be connected unless... Read more
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The Irish Times
‘I’ve never felt settled in Australia. It is time to move back’of how small the world is I need to tell you about one weird night out in Beiji
‘I’ve never felt settled in Australia. It is time to move back’
The Irish Times / Posted 9 hours ago
of how small the world is I need to tell you about one weird night out in Beijing. I met an Irish couple in a bar in the middle of nowhere. We chatted for ages and they told me they were teaching in China and were soon to return home. I found out... Read more
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York Daily Record
The time WSBA DJ Bill Walker interviewed Aliwith his time. In all, he spent about four hours at the camp. He remembered as
The time WSBA DJ Bill Walker interviewed Ali
York Daily Record / Posted 10 hours ago
with his time. In all, he spent about four hours at the camp. He remembered asking Ali why he choose some tiny town in the middle of nowhere in Pennsylvania as the site of his training camp. He doesn’t remember how Ali answered, or whether he did... Read more
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IGN
Marvel Comics Solicitations for November 2016The Great Lakes Avengers are back together — almost! With their former leader M
Marvel Comics Solicitations for November 2016
IGN / Posted 11 hours ago
The Great Lakes Avengers are back together — almost! With their former leader Mr. Immortal still buried alive out in the middle of nowhere, the group struggles to find their footing under the uncertain guidance of Flatman. • And after a... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Bentonville feels growing pains in southwestAssociation's "Guide to Airport Noise and Compatible Land Use." What typically
Bentonville feels growing pains in southwest
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
Association's "Guide to Airport Noise and Compatible Land Use." What typically happens is an airport is built in "the middle of nowhere" then neighborhoods begin to develop around it as population increases over time. Residents then complain... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Pink Day a real ‘buzz’Pink Ladies Day yet. Fascinators and champagne glasses were the favoured acces
Pink Day a real ‘buzz’
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted yesterday
Pink Ladies Day yet. Fascinators and champagne glasses were the favoured accessories as 600 women gathered in the middle of nowhere on Wednesday last week for the 2016 Weengallon Racing Pink Ladies Day. It was over-the-top glamour right... Read more
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Herald.ie
'I'm working to turn my son's death into something positive', says brave Jackieread that out. Everyone was really moved and I turned around afterwards and I s
'I'm working to turn my son's death into something positive', says brave Jackie
Herald.ie / Posted 2 days ago
read that out. Everyone was really moved and I turned around afterwards and I saw there was a cross on the mountain in the middle of nowhere. I couldn't believe it." Thanks to the trek, she and her 11 trekking companions helped raise nearly... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
Cycling Computer Showdown: Garmin Edge 520 Vs. Wahoo Elemnttesting, both units held onto GPS signals pretty well, including times when I w
Cycling Computer Showdown: Garmin Edge 520 Vs. Wahoo Elemnt
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 2 days ago
testing, both units held onto GPS signals pretty well, including times when I was well out of mobile phone coverage in the middle of nowhere. I also haven’t had any trouble with either unit staying connected to Bluetooth heart monitors or Ant+... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Beyond the big smokebiggest hurdle they face is just their own preconceptions of what our cities ar
Beyond the big smoke
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
biggest hurdle they face is just their own preconceptions of what our cities are like. “They’re not hick villages in the middle of nowhere; they look more like a suburb of Sydney with all the facilities and job opportunities, but few of the... Read more
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The Columbian
This tree might be the oldest living thing in Europetrees is that they survived in a relatively busy area. Most of the ancient tree
This tree might be the oldest living thing in Europe
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
trees is that they survived in a relatively busy area. Most of the ancient trees found in the Americas are truly in the middle of nowhere. Adonis sits in a scraggly region only trafficked by sheepherders and hikers en route to more exciting... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
How Harold Henthorn tried to get away with murdering both of his wives - and almost didsame events were being replayed. It was a Saturday night when Lynn died, too. A
How Harold Henthorn tried to get away with murdering both of his wives - and almost did
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
same events were being replayed. It was a Saturday night when Lynn died, too. And I was thinking, wow, he's out in the middle of nowhere. It's remote. He's away from emergency crews. There are no witnesses." Grace met Harold at James Madison... Read more
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Dundas Star News
This tree might be the oldest living thing in Europetrees is that they survived in a relatively busy area. Most of the ancient tree
This tree might be the oldest living thing in Europe
Dundas Star News / Posted 3 days ago
trees is that they survived in a relatively busy area. Most of the ancient trees found in the Americas are truly in the middle of nowhere. Adonis sits in a scraggly region only trafficked by sheepherders and hikers en route to more exciting... Read more
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The Record
This tree might be the oldest living thing in Europetrees is that they survived in a relatively busy area. Most of the ancient tree
This tree might be the oldest living thing in Europe
The Record / Posted 3 days ago
trees is that they survived in a relatively busy area. Most of the ancient trees found in the Americas are truly in the middle of nowhere. Adonis sits in a scraggly region only trafficked by sheepherders and hikers en route to more exciting... Read more
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Daily Mail
Kris Jenner escapes to tropical island as cyber stalkeris chargedwing of her aircraft skirting over crystalline waters, the stunning view from h
Kris Jenner escapes to tropical island as cyber stalkeris charged
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
wing of her aircraft skirting over crystalline waters, the stunning view from her room, and a tiny runway seemingly in the middle of nowhere. Meanwhile back in LA, a California woman was charged with cyber-stalking Kris, hacking her iCloud and... Read more
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Times of Malta
Roving exhibition brings art to Marsa and Kalkarawas travelling on. “In those circumstances, it doesn’t matter whether you can
Roving exhibition brings art to Marsa and Kalkara
Times of Malta / Posted 3 days ago
was travelling on. “In those circumstances, it doesn’t matter whether you can swim or not. We were on a small boat in the middle of nowhere with nothing in sight,” Mr Abdela told this newspaper, postcard in hand. “But the painting also reminds me... Read more
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The New Ulm Journal
The first month in Ulmat its deepest point. This river eventually flows into the Danube River in Ulm.
The first month in Ulm
The New Ulm Journal / Posted 3 days ago
at its deepest point. This river eventually flows into the Danube River in Ulm. We also took a day trip to a lake in the middle of nowhere where we were able to do some paddle boating and go canoeing. We got in these tiny little green paddleboats... Read more
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The Irish Times
Purple Reign review: the first word on Princeof his career. He would interrogate potential collaborators – he drove a script
Purple Reign review: the first word on Prince
The Irish Times / Posted 3 days ago
of his career. He would interrogate potential collaborators – he drove a scriptwriter on the film Purple Rain to the middle of nowhere, late at night, and left him fearing for his life as Prince cross-examines him – and discard, like... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
How a South Texas School District Spurred a Massive Turnaround - How a South Texas School District Spurred a Massive Turnaround by Kiah Collier The Texas Tribune Aug. 18 2016 After five years of landing on the state’s list of low-performing school...who have closely advised the district's less-experienced educators. "We’re a s
How a South Texas School District Spurred a Massive Turnaround - How a South Texas School District Spurred a Massive Turnaround by Kiah Collier The Texas Tribune Aug. 18 2016 After five years of landing on the state’s list of low-performing school...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
who have closely advised the district's less-experienced educators. "We’re a small, rural school district that’s in the middle of nowhere, almost, so it’s difficult to attract teachers who are going to stay here," Ramos said. "We were getting... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Forget historical accuracy, this is all about Hrithik's absof his life when his uncle finally allows him to visit the nearby big city, Moh
Forget historical accuracy, this is all about Hrithik's abs
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 days ago
of his life when his uncle finally allows him to visit the nearby big city, Mohenjo Daro. For someone who grew up in the middle of nowhere, Sarman is obviously mortified to witness farmers like himself get taken advantage of in the big city, and... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Train brings annoying reality to holiday expeditionanother adventure. Grandma Tez saw it first. A mega tourist-trap, child-attent
Train brings annoying reality to holiday expedition
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 5 days ago
another adventure. Grandma Tez saw it first. A mega tourist-trap, child-attention-grabber facility nicely located in the middle of nowhere—or at least a very large field. Taylor was literally out of the car before I had the ignition off. Forget... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Rio Olympics ‘a dream come true’ for judo athlete from tiny island nationwarm-up. He would first shoo away the chickens that gathered inside the gym, wh
Rio Olympics ‘a dream come true’ for judo athlete from tiny island nation
The Globe and Mail / Posted 6 days ago
warm-up. He would first shoo away the chickens that gathered inside the gym, which had no walls, then grab a mop to dry off the rain that fell overnight through the roof, which was full of holes. By 6 a.m., before he set off for his full-time... Read more
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The Age
Geoff Dyer, Melbourne Writers Festival guest, on why we traveltravelling anywhere, either in company or alone: that, while far from home, you
Geoff Dyer, Melbourne Writers Festival guest, on why we travel
The Age / Posted 6 days ago
travelling anywhere, either in company or alone: that, while far from home, you are at the centre of your life. In the middle of nowhere you can feel that word splitting in two as you say to yourself yes: now, here! The more you see of the... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
5 Ways Brock Lesnar’s Failed Drug Test May Change WWE SummerSlamof Minnesota, he became a national champion. That’s Division I. We’re not talki
5 Ways Brock Lesnar’s Failed Drug Test May Change WWE SummerSlam
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 6 days ago
of Minnesota, he became a national champion. That’s Division I. We’re not talking about a small DIII school tucked in the middle of nowhere (not that there’s anything wrong with that). The wrestling pedigree served him well. At the tender age of... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
5 Ways Brock Lesnar’s Failed Drug Test May Change WWE SummerSlamof Minnesota, he became a national champion. That’s Division I. We’re not talki
5 Ways Brock Lesnar’s Failed Drug Test May Change WWE SummerSlam
CBS Baltimore / Posted 6 days ago
of Minnesota, he became a national champion. That’s Division I. We’re not talking about a small DIII school tucked in the middle of nowhere (not that there’s anything wrong with that). The wrestling pedigree served him well. At the tender age of... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Oprah: 'I've eliminated diversity from my vocabulary'out as a publicist and then made her mark at the Sundance Film Festival in 2012
Oprah: 'I've eliminated diversity from my vocabulary'
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 6 days ago
out as a publicist and then made her mark at the Sundance Film Festival in 2012 when she won Best Director for her film, "Middle of Nowhere." She went on to direct "Selma," for which she became the first black female director to be nominated for... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Oprah: 'I've eliminated diversity from my vocabulary'out as a publicist and then made her mark at the Sundance Film Festival in 2012
Oprah: 'I've eliminated diversity from my vocabulary'
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 6 days ago
out as a publicist and then made her mark at the Sundance Film Festival in 2012 when she won Best Director for her film, "Middle of Nowhere." She went on to direct "Selma," for which she became the first black female director to be nominated for... Read more
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News 8000
Oprah: 'I've eliminated diversity from my vocabulary'out as a publicist and then made her mark at the Sundance Film Festival in 2012
Oprah: 'I've eliminated diversity from my vocabulary'
News 8000 / Posted 6 days ago
out as a publicist and then made her mark at the Sundance Film Festival in 2012 when she won Best Director for her film, "Middle of Nowhere." She went on to direct "Selma," for which she became the first black female director to be nominated for... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Local author writes tale about stray kittentaken for a car ride by her owners. But it is a one way trip - as her human car
Local author writes tale about stray kitten
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
taken for a car ride by her owners. But it is a one way trip - as her human caregivers abandon her on a country road in the middle of nowhere. Life as a stray is dangerous for a mature cat, but even more so for this tiny kitten. The brave little... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Oprah: 'I've eliminated diversity from my vocabulary'out as a publicist and then made her mark at the Sundance Film Festival in 2012
Oprah: 'I've eliminated diversity from my vocabulary'
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 6 days ago
out as a publicist and then made her mark at the Sundance Film Festival in 2012 when she won Best Director for her film, "Middle of Nowhere." She went on to direct "Selma," for which she became the first black female director to be nominated for... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Oprah: 'I've eliminated diversity from my vocabulary'out as a publicist and then made her mark at the Sundance Film Festival in 2012
Oprah: 'I've eliminated diversity from my vocabulary'
KTVZ Bend / Posted 6 days ago
out as a publicist and then made her mark at the Sundance Film Festival in 2012 when she won Best Director for her film, "Middle of Nowhere." She went on to direct "Selma," for which she became the first black female director to be nominated for... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Oprah: 'I've eliminated diversity from my vocabulary'out as a publicist and then made her mark at the Sundance Film Festival in 2012
Oprah: 'I've eliminated diversity from my vocabulary'
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 6 days ago
out as a publicist and then made her mark at the Sundance Film Festival in 2012 when she won Best Director for her film, "Middle of Nowhere." She went on to direct "Selma," for which she became the first black female director to be nominated for... Read more
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CNET
Am I a convenience store addict? Digging deep to understand an obsessionI had to the suburban society in which I grew up. It was my way of keeping myse
Am I a convenience store addict? Digging deep to understand an obsession
CNET / Posted 6 days ago
I had to the suburban society in which I grew up. It was my way of keeping myself from getting completely lost in the middle of nowhere. See, my upbringing was sheltered, and maybe even boring, so I went seeking adventure in my 20s, like so... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Cycling: Speed king Kenny just wants to walk the dogshome as soon as possible. I don't like being around. Just want to get home and
Cycling: Speed king Kenny just wants to walk the dogs
Reuters Sports News / Posted 6 days ago
home as soon as possible. I don't like being around. Just want to get home and take the dogs for a walk. "We live in the middle of nowhere so it suits me down to the ground. I can walk for miles and not see a soul." Kenny said it was "mental" to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Speed king Kenny just wants to walk the dogshome as soon as possible. I don't like being around. Just want to get home and
Speed king Kenny just wants to walk the dogs
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
home as soon as possible. I don't like being around. Just want to get home and take the dogs for a walk. "We live in the middle of nowhere so it suits me down to the ground. I can walk for miles and not see a soul." Kenny said it was "mental" to... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Hipster Tropfest producer told to ‘get over it’comments that he’ll boycott Tropfest Filmmaker Adam St John said there was no
Hipster Tropfest producer told to ‘get over it’
Daily Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
comments that he’ll boycott Tropfest Filmmaker Adam St John said there was no way he would hop on the train and “go to the middle of nowhere” for the festival, reported The Daily Telegraph. “I won’t go to Parramatta, no way. Why would you put... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Art to float your boatgradually squeezed as two pairs of hands continuously put rubber bands around i
Art to float your boat
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 7 days ago
gradually squeezed as two pairs of hands continuously put rubber bands around it. On another screen, a woman is in the middle of nowhere and suddenly takes out a toaster before hurling it away with all her strength like a hammer throw. The... Read more
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Junkee
A Sydney Filmmaker Is Boycotting Tropfest Because Parramatta Is 'Too Far Away'Tropfest because it was too far away from the inner city. “There is no way I’m
A Sydney Filmmaker Is Boycotting Tropfest Because Parramatta Is 'Too Far Away'
Junkee / Posted 7 days ago
Tropfest because it was too far away from the inner city. “There is no way I’m going to hop on the train and go to the middle of nowhere for it,” St John said. “I won’t go to Parramatta, no way. Why would you put something that was so famous... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Passing the test of timefor a couple of families," he says. "Our next step is to a little property we'
Passing the test of time
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
for a couple of families," he says. "Our next step is to a little property we've lined up at Poroti, on the Mangakahia road about 6km from Maungatapere. "It sounds like the middle of nowhere but it's actually closer to Whangarei than we are h... Read more
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Madame Noire The Atlanta Post
Kaitlin Doubleday On Being The Only White Woman On "Empire"racist. I’m 31; I should have known that a long time ago. I just wanted to beli
Kaitlin Doubleday On Being The Only White Woman On "Empire"
Madame Noire The Atlanta Post / Posted 8 days ago
racist. I’m 31; I should have known that a long time ago. I just wanted to believe racism was just… drunk idiots in the middle of nowhere. What I’ve learned is that, on both sides, there is a ton of prejudice and assumptions about how the other... Read more
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Daily Mail
First pyramid found in Kazakhstan older than Egyptian step pyramidreminds us of the famous Djoser pyramid (in Egypt),' said Novozhenov. In Sovie
First pyramid found in Kazakhstan older than Egyptian step pyramid
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
reminds us of the famous Djoser pyramid (in Egypt),' said Novozhenov. In Soviet times, Karaganda was nicknamed the 'middle of nowhere' and was a destination for political exiles from many parts of the former USSR. Yet the discovery of the... Read more
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PhysOrg
Skills gap for US manufacturing workers mostly a myth, paper saysyou a lower level of hiring difficulty. You would think it would be the manufac
Skills gap for US manufacturing workers mostly a myth, paper says
PhysOrg / Posted 8 days ago
you a lower level of hiring difficulty. You would think it would be the manufacturing plant that's off by itself in the middle of nowhere that doesn't have access to a pool of skilled labor - but it didn't turn out that way." The problem with... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
They never stopped searching: Arkansas cops driven to find lost little boy they never met but came to lovestarted crying, and my wife asked what was the matter," Taylor said. "He deser
They never stopped searching: Arkansas cops driven to find lost little boy they never met but came to love
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
started crying, and my wife asked what was the matter," Taylor said. "He deserved better than to be left in a field in the middle of nowhere." Saying goodbye Lee wrote the obituary for a child she loved but never knew. She organized Malik's... Read more
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Times of Malta
Writing notes from an islandthe concepts of space and time. Gozo proved to be a serendipitous destination
Writing notes from an island
Times of Malta / Posted 8 days ago
the concepts of space and time. Gozo proved to be a serendipitous destination for this. Her temporary residence was in the middle of nowhere, necessitating a walk to the closest village centre, which for someone coming from a grand metropolis is... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Derailed in the desertof the 2015 Rawlinna train derailment. Drive east along the Trans Australian R
Derailed in the desert
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 9 days ago
of the 2015 Rawlinna train derailment. Drive east along the Trans Australian Railway line across the Nullarbor and in the middle of nowhere — or between Rawlinna and Naretha, about 350 kilometres east of Kalgoorlie — a kinked dark line appears on... Read more
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The Washington Times
Blink-182 opening band A Day to Remember singer Jeremy McKinnon on new album ‘Bad Vibrations’this album we kind of branched out from that. It was important for us to step o
Blink-182 opening band A Day to Remember singer Jeremy McKinnon on new album ‘Bad Vibrations’
The Washington Times / Posted 9 days ago
this album we kind of branched out from that. It was important for us to step out of that comfort zone and do it in the middle of nowhere. Just get in a room together and write a record. That’s what we did. It’s more raw than any A Day to... Read more
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Lifehacker
Cycling Computer Showdown: Garmin Edge 520 vs. Wahoo Elemntmy testing, both units held onto GPS signals pretty well, including times when
Cycling Computer Showdown: Garmin Edge 520 vs. Wahoo Elemnt
Lifehacker / Posted 9 days ago
my testing, both units held onto GPS signals pretty well, including times when I was well out of cellphone coverage in the middle of nowhere. I also haven’t had any trouble with either unit staying connected to Bluetooth heart monitors or Ant+... Read more
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Orange County Register
Director: New Mexico spaceport positioned for next frontierwas a construction site. You couldn’t go out there without your hard hat on,” s
Director: New Mexico spaceport positioned for next frontier
Orange County Register / Posted 9 days ago
was a construction site. You couldn’t go out there without your hard hat on,” she said. “It was tough because it is in the middle of nowhere. We actually had to build a whole city in the middle of nowhere.” Stretching across 28 square miles of the... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Movie shot in Sudbury debuts this weekboys how to shoot turns into a nightmarish adventure when Elliot's pickup truck
Movie shot in Sudbury debuts this week
The Sudbury Star / Posted 9 days ago
boys how to shoot turns into a nightmarish adventure when Elliot's pickup truck gets stuck in a snow bank. Stranded in the middle of nowhere as night falls and a snowstorm rages, the trio rely on Elliot's survival skills to save them from a frozen... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
They never stopped searchingstarted crying, and my wife asked what was the matter," Taylor said. "He deser
They never stopped searching
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
started crying, and my wife asked what was the matter," Taylor said. "He deserved better than to be left in a field in the middle of nowhere." Saying goodbye Lee wrote the obituary for a child she loved but never knew. She organized Malik's... Read more
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PhysOrg
Director: New Mexico spaceport positioned for next frontierwas a construction site. You couldn't go out there without your hard hat on," s
Director: New Mexico spaceport positioned for next frontier
PhysOrg / Posted 10 days ago
was a construction site. You couldn't go out there without your hard hat on," she said. "It was tough because it is in the middle of nowhere. We actually had to build a whole city in the middle of nowhere." In this Oct. 17, 2011, file photo, guests... Read more
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