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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Anaya’s ‘In Poems’ book captures Chicano MovementRudolfo Anaya is primarily known as a novelist. His works like "Bless Me Ultima
Anaya’s ‘In Poems’ book captures Chicano Movement
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 2 days ago
Rudolfo Anaya is primarily known as a novelist. His works like "Bless Me Ultima," "Tortuga," "Albuquerque" and "Heart of Aztlan" are classics that have established him as the godfather of Chicano Literature. Now, Anaya has ventured into poetry... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Scottsdale's proposed Desert Discovery Center: 5 big questionsScottsdale's Desert Discovery Center — a multimillion-dollar attraction propose
Scottsdale's proposed Desert Discovery Center: 5 big questions
The Arizona Republic / Posted 2 days ago
Scottsdale's Desert Discovery Center — a multimillion-dollar attraction proposed at the foot of the McDowell Mountains — has long been a source of public debate, but controversy surrounding the project has kicked into a higher gear as November's City... Read more
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Boston Globe
In the Berkshires, a festival for allThe Hancock Shaker Village hosts a country fair. Fall in the Berkshires is a m
In the Berkshires, a festival for all
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
The Hancock Shaker Village hosts a country fair. Fall in the Berkshires is a magical time of year and the people who live there know it. Cooler temperatures bring morning mists over the Pioneer Valley and transform the blue-green mountains into a... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Camden backs effort for 9-mile recreational trailfrom the town. The Camden Select Board voted unanimously Tuesday night to dire
Camden backs effort for 9-mile recreational trail
Bangor Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
from the town. The Camden Select Board voted unanimously Tuesday night to direct the staff to work with the Coastal Mountains Land Trust to transfer two town-owned properties on Ragged Mountain to the land trust. The parcels would help... Read more
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The News & Observer
NC Supreme Court election could change ideological tiltAs key pieces of the legislative agenda get scrutiny in the courts, partisan or
NC Supreme Court election could change ideological tilt
The News & Observer / Posted 8 days ago
As key pieces of the legislative agenda get scrutiny in the courts, partisan organizations and politicians are focusing on the race for the one seat up for grabs on the North Carolina Supreme Court. The state’s highest court has a one-vote... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Are Colorado's mountain towns too busy? Fifth consecutive record summer has people talkingESTES PARK, CO - September 10: Parade goers line the streets of Estes Park for
Are Colorado's mountain towns too busy? Fifth consecutive record summer has people talking
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 8 days ago
ESTES PARK, CO - September 10: Parade goers line the streets of Estes Park for the Longs Peak Scottish Irish Highland Festival Parade September 10, 2016. (Photo by Andy Cross/The Denver Post) It was another banner summer in Colorado's high country.... Read more
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Daily Mail
Refugees arrivals from Greece DOUBLE to 1,000 in one weekViolent clashes between refugees and locals have broken out in Greece - as the
Refugees arrivals from Greece DOUBLE to 1,000 in one week
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
Violent clashes between refugees and locals have broken out in Greece - as the number of migrants arriving from Turkey has doubled to 1,000 in just one week. On Chios, local residents were sprayed with tear gas by police after hundreds marched... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Locals should ‘share the season’ with huntersSept. 13 It is true. Southwest Colorado is beautiful all year. But perhaps we
Locals should ‘share the season’ with hunters
Aspen Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
Sept. 13 It is true. Southwest Colorado is beautiful all year. But perhaps we need a new adjective to describe the glory of autumn? It is hard to mention it — from the Animas headwaters to the meanderings of the San Juan west of Cortez — without... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
China lays new brick in Silk Road with first Afghan rail freightFor centuries, Chinese products have wended their way thousands of kilometers a
China lays new brick in Silk Road with first Afghan rail freight
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
For centuries, Chinese products have wended their way thousands of kilometers across mountains and deserts to the heart of central Asia, Afghanistan. Now, for the first time, the trade is carried by rail. With the first train last week pulling in to... Read more
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Pahrump Valley Times
Stakeholders discuss Highway 372 roundabouts, Oct. 6 meeting scheduledAt a stakeholders’ meeting at the Pahrump Valley Chamber of Commerce Wednesday,
Stakeholders discuss Highway 372 roundabouts, Oct. 6 meeting scheduled
Pahrump Valley Times / Posted 17 days ago
At a stakeholders’ meeting at the Pahrump Valley Chamber of Commerce Wednesday, the Nevada Department of Transportation laid out its plan for the pair of roundabouts set for construction on Highway 372. Members of the county commission, the planning... Read more
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Mount Shasta Area Newspapers
Bluegrass festival Saturday and Sunday in McCloudHeld at the foot of majestic Mt. Shasta, the event will feature two days of per
Bluegrass festival Saturday and Sunday in McCloud
Mount Shasta Area Newspapers / Posted 18 days ago
Held at the foot of majestic Mt. Shasta, the event will feature two days of performances by seven West Coast bands along with guitar and banjo workshops, jamming, beer, food and craft vendors. Posted Sep. 8, 2016 at 12:01 AM The fourth annual... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
National travel show filming in SeviervilleTelevision travel series is filming an episode in Sevierville this week for an
National travel show filming in Sevierville
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 19 days ago
Television travel series is filming an episode in Sevierville this week for an episode scheduled to air in the spring of 2017. The show “Family Travel with Colleen Kelly” will be filming in Sevierville Wednesday through Friday. The episode... Read more
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Daily Mail
Global pistachio crisis as farms are 'dying of thirst'set to be a terrible year for the pistachio - with global shortages set to hit.
Global pistachio crisis as farms are 'dying of thirst'
Daily Mail / Posted 21 days ago
set to be a terrible year for the pistachio - with global shortages set to hit. The USDA has warned the United States, one of the world's two main pistachio producers, would cut the number of pistachios it harvested by nearly half this year, due... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Places to Go & Things to DoClarks Summit: Wednesday, Marko Marcinko Jazz Trio. COOPER’S SEAFOOD HOUSE: Sc
Places to Go & Things to Do
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
Clarks Summit: Wednesday, Marko Marcinko Jazz Trio. COOPER’S SEAFOOD HOUSE: Scranton: today, Fake Uncle Jack. DUFFY’S COFFEE HOUSE: Clarks Summit: Monday, Open Jam Session. GLASS WINE BAR & BISTRO: Hawley: today, Blues, Brews & BBQ featuring... Read more
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PhysOrg
Iran's pistachio farms are dying of thirstDead pistachio trees are seen in a abandoned village near the southern Iranian
Iran's pistachio farms are dying of thirst
PhysOrg / Posted 23 days ago
Dead pistachio trees are seen in a abandoned village near the southern Iranian city of Sirjan The pistachio trees at the village in southern Iran are long dead, bleached white by the sun—the underground water reserves sucked dry by decades of... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Chuckwagon races fast, furiousCLINTON -- The city of Clinton took time out from day-to-day affairs last week
Chuckwagon races fast, furious
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 23 days ago
CLINTON -- The city of Clinton took time out from day-to-day affairs last week as the town of 2,600 welcomed 25,000 cowpokes to the foothills of the Ozark Mountains. The annual National Championship Chuckwagon Races drew a crowd of -- as announcer... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Iran's pistachio farms are dying of thirstvillage in southern Iran are long dead, bleached white by the sun -- the underg
Iran's pistachio farms are dying of thirst
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 23 days ago
village in southern Iran are long dead, bleached white by the sun -- the underground water reserves sucked dry by decades of over-farming and waste. The last farmers left with their families 10 years ago, and the village has the look of an... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Does California really benefit from trade with China?Plant on Terminal Island where cars, washing machines and other metals are load
Does California really benefit from trade with China?
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 23 days ago
Plant on Terminal Island where cars, washing machines and other metals are loaded into a giant shredder. The piles of metal scrap are then loaded onto ships headed to Asian destinations where it is melted down and reprocessed into fresh... Read more
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San Bernardino Sun
Does California really benefit from trade with China?Plant on Terminal Island where cars, washing machines and other metals are load
Does California really benefit from trade with China?
San Bernardino Sun / Posted 23 days ago
Plant on Terminal Island where cars, washing machines and other metals are loaded into a giant shredder. The piles of metal scrap are then loaded onto ships headed to Asian destinations where it is melted down and reprocessed into fresh... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Eastern Kentucky Tries To Keep Former Coal Miners From Leavinghis boots fixed with little metal spears to grip the wood. "It's just like sta
Eastern Kentucky Tries To Keep Former Coal Miners From Leaving
KPBS San Diego / Posted 23 days ago
his boots fixed with little metal spears to grip the wood. "It's just like starting all over again, but I figure a couple of years the money will start rolling in better," he says, his face dripping with sweat from the Kentucky humidity. "It has... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Two drivers, ages 76 and 88, killed in San Carlos collisioninvestigation was underway early Friday into a shooting in Carlsbad. Carlsbad P
Two drivers, ages 76 and 88, killed in San Carlos collision
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 24 days ago
investigation was underway early Friday into a shooting in Carlsbad. Carlsbad Police Department received a call of shots fired in the area of San Elijo Road and Rancho Santa Fe Road. It was further reported to the Police Department that... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Ex-Playmate Pamela Anderson: 'Porn is for losers'investigation was underway early Friday into a shooting in Carlsbad. Carlsbad P
Ex-Playmate Pamela Anderson: 'Porn is for losers'
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 24 days ago
investigation was underway early Friday into a shooting in Carlsbad. Carlsbad Police Department received a call of shots fired in the area of San Elijo Road and Rancho Santa Fe Road. It was further reported to the Police Department that... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Ex-Subway pitchman in suit: Victim's parents to blameinvestigation was underway early Friday into a shooting in Carlsbad. Carlsbad P
Ex-Subway pitchman in suit: Victim's parents to blame
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 24 days ago
investigation was underway early Friday into a shooting in Carlsbad. Carlsbad Police Department received a call of shots fired in the area of San Elijo Road and Rancho Santa Fe Road. It was further reported to the Police Department that... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Two people killed in San Carlos crashkilled in San Carlos crash At least two people gravely injured in a two-vehicl
Two people killed in San Carlos crash
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 24 days ago
killed in San Carlos crash At least two people gravely injured in a two-vehicle crash Friday morning at the intersection of Navajo Road and Park Ridge Boulevard in the San Carlos neighborhood. At least two people gravely injured in a two-vehicle... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Search for shooter puts Carlsbad neighborhood on lockdownkilled in San Carlos crash At least two people gravely injured in a two-vehicl
Search for shooter puts Carlsbad neighborhood on lockdown
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 24 days ago
killed in San Carlos crash At least two people gravely injured in a two-vehicle crash Friday morning at the intersection of Navajo Road and Park Ridge Boulevard in the San Carlos neighborhood. At least two people gravely injured in a two-vehicle... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
TGIF: Weekend Entertainment GuideAlicia Kulick, eden — a vegan cafe, 344 Adams Ave. Various Works by Mark Darno
TGIF: Weekend Entertainment Guide
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
Alicia Kulick, eden — a vegan cafe, 344 Adams Ave. Various Works by Mark Darnobid: Loyalty Scranton, 342 Adams Ave. “Art of Kratz:” digital illustration by Keith Kratz, Scranton Fringe HQ, 222 Wyoming Ave. “The Last Hurrah: End-of-Summer... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
TGIFAlicia Kulick, eden — a vegan cafe, 344 Adams Ave. Various Works by Mark Darno
TGIF
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
Alicia Kulick, eden — a vegan cafe, 344 Adams Ave. Various Works by Mark Darnobid: Loyalty Scranton, 342 Adams Ave. “Art of Kratz:” digital illustration by Keith Kratz, Scranton Fringe HQ, 222 Wyoming Ave. “The Last Hurrah: End-of-Summer... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Places to go and things to doSaturday, Q-Ball; Sunday, Fake Uncle Jack. COVE HAVEN RESORT: Lakeville: Satur
Places to go and things to do
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
Saturday, Q-Ball; Sunday, Fake Uncle Jack. COVE HAVEN RESORT: Lakeville: Saturday, Green River (CCR tribute). DUFFY’S COFFEE HOUSE: Clarks Summit: Monday, Open Jam Session. ELIXIR BISTRO BAR AT MOHEGAN SUN POCONO: Plains Twp.: Friday, Facing... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Things to do in Morgan CountyCDOT construction/ maintenance through Sept. 2 The Colorado Department of Tran
Things to do in Morgan County
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 26 days ago
CDOT construction/ maintenance through Sept. 2 The Colorado Department of Transportation has the following area road closures and projects ongoing through Sept. 2: * Interstate 76 eastbound/westbound from before Hudson to Wiggins, milemarkers 25.15... Read more
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The Advocate
Why Walmart Became LGBT Friendlythe twist in this case is the company’s reputation. Walmart’s checkered history
Why Walmart Became LGBT Friendly
The Advocate / Posted 27 days ago
the twist in this case is the company’s reputation. Walmart’s checkered history on LGBT rights and its silence in the midst of discrimination lawsuits make it an unlikely prosecutor of hate speech. After all, this is the same company that, in 2007,... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Amtrak weighs additional routeswould help the region. Norfolk Southern, the company that owns the tracks, is s
Amtrak weighs additional routes
Altoona Mirror / Posted 29 days ago
would help the region. Norfolk Southern, the company that owns the tracks, is set to pass cost information on to state officials so the plan can move forward. "We're not at the one-yard line. But, we're certainly at the five or less," Barbin... Read more
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PhysOrg
A monumental task: Getting Mainers to support a new parksole employee left at a business that once had three. "Right now, it's pretty
A monumental task: Getting Mainers to support a new park
PhysOrg / Posted 30 days ago
sole employee left at a business that once had three. "Right now, it's pretty dead," McLean said, looking at the sunlit mountains of northern Maine. "All the young people left to find work." This rural region is long on natural beauty and short... Read more
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Boston Globe
A monumental task: Getting Mainers to support a new parksole employee left at a business that once had three. “Right now, it’s pretty
A monumental task: Getting Mainers to support a new park
Boston Globe / Posted 30 days ago
sole employee left at a business that once had three. “Right now, it’s pretty dead,” McLean said, looking at the sunlit mountains of northern Maine. “All the young people left to find work.” This rural region is long on natural beauty and short... Read more
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Brandon Sun
A monumental task: Getting Mainers to support a new parksole employee left at a business that once had three. "Right now, it's pretty
A monumental task: Getting Mainers to support a new park
Brandon Sun / Posted a month ago
sole employee left at a business that once had three. "Right now, it's pretty dead," McLean said, looking at the sunlit mountains of northern Maine. "All the young people left to find work." This rural region is long on natural beauty and short... Read more
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Brush News-Tribune
Things to do in Morgan CountyCDOT construction and maintenance through Aug. 26 The Colorado Department of T
Things to do in Morgan County
Brush News-Tribune / Posted a month ago
CDOT construction and maintenance through Aug. 26 The Colorado Department of Transportation has the following area road closures and projects ongoing through Aug. 26: * Interstate 76 eastbound/westbound from before Hudson to Wiggins, milemarkers... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Things to do in Morgan CountyCDOT construction and maintenance through Aug. 26 The Colorado Department of T
Things to do in Morgan County
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 1 months ago
CDOT construction and maintenance through Aug. 26 The Colorado Department of Transportation has the following area road closures and projects ongoing through Aug. 26: * Interstate 76 eastbound/westbound from before Hudson to Wiggins, milemarkers... Read more

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