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FOX 8 New Orleans
Tudor exhibit coming to HattiesburgThis is a news release from The University of Southern Mississippi. The de Gru
Tudor exhibit coming to Hattiesburg
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted yesterday
This is a news release from The University of Southern Mississippi. The de Grummond Children’s Literature Collection at The University of Southern Mississippi will feature 130 original works of art by award winning illustrator Tasha Tudor at an... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Tudor exhibit coming to HattiesburgThis is a news release from The University of Southern Mississippi. The de Gru
Tudor exhibit coming to Hattiesburg
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted yesterday
This is a news release from The University of Southern Mississippi. The de Grummond Children’s Literature Collection at The University of Southern Mississippi will feature 130 original works of art by award winning illustrator Tasha Tudor at an... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Food for thought while diningPORTLAND, Maine — Let the record show that your obedient servant unabashedly co
Food for thought while dining
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine — Let the record show that your obedient servant unabashedly confesses his lifelong consumption of animals. He is a meat-eater and a leather-wearer. He has acquired the aforementioned flesh directly (with rod and gun and prepared, A... Read more
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The Marshall News Messenger
Hallsville city, first responders welcome students on 1st dayHALLSVILLE - Hallsville students were given a surprise "welcome back" from the
Hallsville city, first responders welcome students on 1st day
The Marshall News Messenger / Posted 5 days ago
HALLSVILLE - Hallsville students were given a surprise "welcome back" from the city's first responders and business organizations who teamed up to hand out lollipops as children made their way to school on Monday morning. Unsuspecting drivers on... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Another great seasonMany thanks and kudos are due to the McHenry City Band for providing another ex
Another great season
Northwest Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Many thanks and kudos are due to the McHenry City Band for providing another excellent season of beautiful music at Veteran’s Memorial Park. This year’s crowd seems to be growing each week as many city residents took advantage of the lovely summer... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Painting depicting Atchison house sells for $190,000A painting by an artist who used to create his works at his parents’ home in At
Painting depicting Atchison house sells for $190,000
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 8 days ago
A painting by an artist who used to create his works at his parents’ home in Atchison recently sold for $190,000 during an eBay auction. The painting, “Sunday Picnic, Troy, Kansas,” by artist John Philip Falter, appeared on the cover of the Oct. 20,... Read more
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The Irish Times
A little piece of Austria in Vermont Sweet spots and Scandinavian style in the classic New England countryside In
A little piece of Austria in Vermont
The Irish Times / Posted 8 days ago
Sweet spots and Scandinavian style in the classic New England countryside In the rousing final scene of The Sound of Music, we leave the Von Trapp family, in a crescendo of capes, escaping over a mountain. How... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Things every WNYer should do, No. 8: Eat at an ice cream parlorParkside Candy, at the corner of Main Street and Winspear Avenue, is easy to ov
Things every WNYer should do, No. 8: Eat at an ice cream parlor
The Buffalo News / Posted 11 days ago
Parkside Candy, at the corner of Main Street and Winspear Avenue, is easy to overlook. The sign is dilapidated. The place doesn’t even look open. But when you walk in, you feel like Mary Poppins must have felt when she stepped into Burt’s chalk... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
When World War II brought women to battlefieldWe are living through an exciting time of acceptance for female combatants in A
When World War II brought women to battlefield
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 11 days ago
We are living through an exciting time of acceptance for female combatants in America's armed forces. This week's graduates of the United States Army's elite Ranger School will include two female members for the first time, and Navy chief operations... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
When World War II brought women to battlefieldWe are living through an exciting time of acceptance for female combatants in A
When World War II brought women to battlefield
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 11 days ago
We are living through an exciting time of acceptance for female combatants in America's armed forces. This week's graduates of the United States Army's elite Ranger School will include two female members for the first time, and Navy chief operations... Read more
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The Atlantic
Libraries Seem Old, But They Are Making Themselves NewThe public library in Redlands, California is much more than a steward of books
Libraries Seem Old, But They Are Making Themselves New
The Atlantic / Posted 12 days ago
The public library in Redlands, California is much more than a steward of books and information. It is an exemplar of the history of the town and a living legend of its spirit of generosity, a hallmark of Redlands since its first days. Redlands,... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Retiring owners to liquidate Stockbridge vintage gift shopSTOCKBRIDGE >> The spirit of Norman Rockwell hovers over the Seven Arts v
Retiring owners to liquidate Stockbridge vintage gift shop
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 13 days ago
STOCKBRIDGE >> The spirit of Norman Rockwell hovers over the Seven Arts vintage gift shop in the heart of the compact downtown business district. Floor to ceiling shelves are chock full of memorabilia — prints, figurines, plates, ornaments,... Read more
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The Huffington Post
5 Myths About Creativity We Should All Stop BelievingWe tend to think that creativity is innate -- you've either got it or you don't
5 Myths About Creativity We Should All Stop Believing
The Huffington Post / Posted 14 days ago
We tend to think that creativity is innate -- you've either got it or you don't. Our "creative type" friends are artsy, full of wonder and always wanting to dig into something deeper. The rest? They're investment bankers. Contrary to popular belief,... Read more
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Daily Herald
Fans, celebs and comic book greats unite at Wizard World Comic ConResidents of the suburbs, take note: Rosemont will be overrun this week by stor
Fans, celebs and comic book greats unite at Wizard World Comic Con
Daily Herald / Posted 14 days ago
Residents of the suburbs, take note: Rosemont will be overrun this week by stormtroopers, Avengers, vampires, vampire slayers, zombies, several classic movie killers and one legendary Bandit. Yes, Wizard World Comic Con Chicago is back in town. The... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Antiques By Terry and Kim KovelStaffordshire potters in 19th century England liked to depict humorous people i
Antiques By Terry and Kim Kovel
The Buffalo News / Posted 15 days ago
Staffordshire potters in 19th century England liked to depict humorous people in everyday activities. The figurines were the only way to see what a brave lion tamer or important political figure looked like. Sometimes the antique pieces confuse... Read more
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Alaska Public
NPR Story | Alaska Public MediaParty Of 1: We Are Eating A Lot Of Meals Alone Epicurus, the ancient Greek phi
NPR Story | Alaska Public Media
Alaska Public / Posted 17 days ago
Party Of 1: We Are Eating A Lot Of Meals Alone Epicurus, the ancient Greek philosopher, once likened eating alone to "leading the life of a lion or wolf." This philosopher of pleasures, it seems, was a big fan of companionship. Communal meals are... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Party Of 1: We Are Eating A Lot Of Meals AloneCommunal meals are woven into our DNA. But eating alone is no longer a social t
Party Of 1: We Are Eating A Lot Of Meals Alone
KPBS San Diego / Posted 17 days ago
Communal meals are woven into our DNA. But eating alone is no longer a social taboo. Epicurus, the ancient Greek philosopher, once likened eating alone to "leading the life of a lion or wolf." This philosopher of pleasures, it seems, was a big fan... Read more
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Everett Herald
Snuff boxes of all kinds are popular with collectors Staffordshire potters in 19th-century England liked to depict humorous people
Snuff boxes of all kinds are popular with collectors
Everett Herald / Posted 17 days ago
Staffordshire potters in 19th-century England liked to depict humorous people in everyday activities. The figurines were the only way to see what a brave lion tamer or important political figure... Read more
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Perth Now
Hipsters create their own cashPrettier than your average pound: The Brixton Pound banknotes. AS THE rest of
Hipsters create their own cash
Perth Now / Posted 19 days ago
Prettier than your average pound: The Brixton Pound banknotes. AS THE rest of us rely increasingly on electronic payments, hip neighbourhoods in Europe and the US are bringing back the banknote — but not of the usual kind. Alternative paper-based... Read more
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Herald Sun
The art of the banknoteAS THE rest of us rely increasingly on electronic payments, hip neighbourhoods
The art of the banknote
Herald Sun / Posted 19 days ago
AS THE rest of us rely increasingly on electronic payments, hip neighbourhoods in Europe and the US are bringing back the banknote — but not of the usual kind. Alternative paper-based currencies are springing up in places such as Brixton and Bristol... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Hipsters create their own cashPrettier than your average pound: The Brixton Pound banknotes. AS THE rest of
Hipsters create their own cash
The Courier Mail / Posted 19 days ago
Prettier than your average pound: The Brixton Pound banknotes. AS THE rest of us rely increasingly on electronic payments, hip neighbourhoods in Europe and the US are bringing back the banknote — but not of the usual kind. Alternative paper-based... Read more
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Philly.com
Dennis Sharkey, 80, longtime mayor of NarberthThe project changed the downtown from one with a dingy, throwback look into one
Dennis Sharkey, 80, longtime mayor of Narberth
Philly.com / Posted 19 days ago
The project changed the downtown from one with a dingy, throwback look into one with Norman Rockwell-like charm. Two-income professional families flocked to the borough, driving up property values. "It wasn't that popular initially, but it certainly... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
City hopes to keep statue"(Gladstone) seemed like it would be a perfect place for it," said sculptor And
City hopes to keep statue
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 20 days ago
"(Gladstone) seemed like it would be a perfect place for it," said sculptor Andy Sacksteder. The statue, which draws inspiration from the 1927 Norman Rockwell painting "Outward Bound," features a salty old ship's captain and a young boy staring off... Read more
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The Columbian
Morning Press: Primary analysis, Killian Pacific, Fair kick-offWhat's on tap for this week's weather — Rain or shine? Check our local weather
Morning Press: Primary analysis, Killian Pacific, Fair kick-off
The Columbian / Posted 20 days ago
What's on tap for this week's weather — Rain or shine? Check our local weather coverage. The Columbian files A ballot drop box is put to use in downtown Vancouver in 2012 on the day before the general election. With voter turnout at 25.69 percent... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Arrowhead exhibit celebrates the history of Berkshire baseballPITTSFIELD >> The history of baseball in Berkshire County is literally interwov
Arrowhead exhibit celebrates the history of Berkshire baseball
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 21 days ago
PITTSFIELD >> The history of baseball in Berkshire County is literally interwoven into the history of baseball in America. The earliest known document mentioning baseball, for example, is a resolution passed in 1791 in Pittsfield. The first college... Read more
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York Daily Record
It could be worse, Regents' Glen could be owned by a Chihuahua (Mike Argento column)As the saga of Regents' Glen continues, it's good to look at the positive side
It could be worse, Regents' Glen could be owned by a Chihuahua (Mike Argento column)
York Daily Record / Posted 21 days ago
As the saga of Regents' Glen continues, it's good to look at the positive side of what's turned out to be a complicated tale of, well, high-level fiscal weirdness — which is really an understatement. Yes, workers at the country club in Spring Garden... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Discoveries: At Laguna Beach’s Pageant of the Masters, a bunch of posersAn imposing gilt frame, so tall it threatens to scrape the 14-foot proscenium a
Discoveries: At Laguna Beach’s Pageant of the Masters, a bunch of posers
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 21 days ago
An imposing gilt frame, so tall it threatens to scrape the 14-foot proscenium arch, is rolled onto the darkened stage by three workers dressed in black to avoid detection. They scurry off, not wanting to spoil the effect, as the crowd murmur abates... Read more
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The Columbian
Downtown murals mark historyWith only three artists participating in this year's Summer of Murals contest,
Downtown murals mark history
The Columbian / Posted 22 days ago
With only three artists participating in this year's Summer of Murals contest, everyone took home a check. Friday evening, the Clark County Mural Society doled out $7,000 in prize money donated by local businesses to the three winners at the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Dixon Ticonderoga uses museum to highlight stolen paintingsDixon Ticonderoga, the Lake Mary-based pencil manufacturer, is putting a hidden
Dixon Ticonderoga uses museum to highlight stolen paintings
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 23 days ago
Dixon Ticonderoga, the Lake Mary-based pencil manufacturer, is putting a hidden part of its past on display as it readies a new museum for an October opening. The most compelling story of the museum is, ironically, about two items that are missing:... Read more
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Daily Herald
#TBT Gallery looks back at Arlington HeightsArlington Heights is a classic Norman Rockwell painting come to life. Kids ridi
#TBT Gallery looks back at Arlington Heights
Daily Herald / Posted 24 days ago
Arlington Heights is a classic Norman Rockwell painting come to life. Kids riding their bikes up and down streets and sidewalks. Neighbors playing with the slip and slides while parents join in on the fun. Even Arlington Heights' motto tuned in on... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
St. Louis police start new program designed to build community trustST. LOUIS (KPLR) – If a cup of coffee can help calm the nerves and get your foc
St. Louis police start new program designed to build community trust
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted 24 days ago
ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – If a cup of coffee can help calm the nerves and get your focus back then coffee with cops is the program St. Louis police hope will do those two such things for this town. ‘Because we are the boots on the grounds that are doing... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
St. Louis police start new program designed to build community trustST. LOUIS (KTVI) – If a cup of coffee can help calm the nerves and get your foc
St. Louis police start new program designed to build community trust
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 24 days ago
ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – If a cup of coffee can help calm the nerves and get your focus back then coffee with cops is the program St. Louis police hope will do those two such things for this town. ‘Because we are the boots on the grounds that are doing... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
St. Louis start new a program designed to build community trustST. LOUIS (KPLR) – If a cup of coffee can help calm the nerves and get your foc
St. Louis start new a program designed to build community trust
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted 24 days ago
ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – If a cup of coffee can help calm the nerves and get your focus back then coffee with cops is the program St. Louis police hope will do those two such things for this town. ‘Because we are the boots on the grounds that are doing... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Upside down ice-cream cone: just a trend for lazy eaters or conveniently crunchy?Earlier this week I got a note from a friend alerting me to a disturbing new de
Upside down ice-cream cone: just a trend for lazy eaters or conveniently crunchy?
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 25 days ago
Earlier this week I got a note from a friend alerting me to a disturbing new development in the ice cream business. This summer, she said, she’d been seeing people eating scoops of ice cream off of plates or out of bowls, with a cone sticking up off... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Berkshires authentic slice of AmericanaThe Berkshires beckon with scenic beauty immersed in rich cultural heritage. L
Berkshires authentic slice of Americana
Calgary Sun / Posted 25 days ago
The Berkshires beckon with scenic beauty immersed in rich cultural heritage. Less than three hours from New York and Boston, the area offers visitors plenty to see and do at all times of year. A great place to start is with a visit to Tanglewood --... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Dr. Welther honored for 29 years of serviceARLINGTON >> Somewhere in the distance, Norman Rockwell, the famed Americ
Dr. Welther honored for 29 years of service
Bennington Banner / Posted 26 days ago
ARLINGTON >> Somewhere in the distance, Norman Rockwell, the famed American illustrator whose iconic depictions of small town life were often set in this village that straddles the Battenkill, may have been nodding in agreement. On Saturday,... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Answers sought in death of batboy at NBC World SeriesThe father of Kaiser Carlile, the 9-year-old batboy who died after being struck
Answers sought in death of batboy at NBC World Series
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 26 days ago
The father of Kaiser Carlile, the 9-year-old batboy who died after being struck in the head by an errant swing, spoke publicly for the first time Monday as the National Baseball Congress suspended use of batboys and batgirls for the remainder of its... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
James Holmes' Life Story Didn't Sway JuryCENTENNIAL, Colorado — James Eagan Holmes did not start out in this world as a
James Holmes' Life Story Didn't Sway Jury
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 27 days ago
CENTENNIAL, Colorado — James Eagan Holmes did not start out in this world as a psycho killer. The evidence his lawyers presented in court last week showed he once was a cute, happy little boy from a doting family, a nice kid who was gentle with his... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Photographer Lucien Aigner's Great Barrington works come homeGREAT BARRINGTON >> To the world at large, Lucien Aigner is the world-ren
Photographer Lucien Aigner's Great Barrington works come home
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 27 days ago
GREAT BARRINGTON >> To the world at large, Lucien Aigner is the world-renowned photographer whose iconic portraits of Albert Einstein, Winston Churchill, Benito Mussolini and many others remain universally famous. To those who lived and worked... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
James Holmes' life story didn't sway juryCENTENNIAL, Colorado (CNN) -- James Eagan Holmes did not start out in this worl
James Holmes' life story didn't sway jury
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 27 days ago
CENTENNIAL, Colorado (CNN) -- James Eagan Holmes did not start out in this world as a psycho killer. The evidence his lawyers presented in court last week showed he once was a cute, happy little boy from a doting family, a nice kid who was gentle... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
From happy boy to mass murderer: James Holmes' life story weighed by juryCENTENNIAL, Colorado (CNN) — James Eagan Holmes did not start out in this world
From happy boy to mass murderer: James Holmes' life story weighed by jury
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 27 days ago
CENTENNIAL, Colorado (CNN) — James Eagan Holmes did not start out in this world as a psycho killer. The evidence his lawyers presented in court last week showed he once was a cute, happy little boy from a doting family, a nice kid who was gentle with... Read more
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CNN
James Holmes' life story weighed by juryCentennial, Colorado (CNN)James Eagan Holmes did not start out in this world as
James Holmes' life story weighed by jury
CNN / Posted 27 days ago
Centennial, Colorado (CNN)James Eagan Holmes did not start out in this world as a psycho killer. The evidence his lawyers presented in court last week showed he once was a cute, happy little boy from a doting family, a nice kid who was gentle with... Read more
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22 WSBT South Bend
Holmes trial: Do we execute people who are mentally ill?James Eagan Holmes did not start out in this world as a psycho killer. The evid
Holmes trial: Do we execute people who are mentally ill?
22 WSBT South Bend / Posted 27 days ago
James Eagan Holmes did not start out in this world as a psycho killer. The evidence his lawyers presented in court last week showed he once was a cute, happy little boy from a doting family, a nice kid who was gentle with his dog and his baby... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Holmes trial: Do we execute people who are mentally ill?James Eagan Holmes did not start out in this world as a psycho killer. The evid
Holmes trial: Do we execute people who are mentally ill?
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 27 days ago
James Eagan Holmes did not start out in this world as a psycho killer. The evidence his lawyers presented in court last week showed he once was a cute, happy little boy from a doting family, a nice kid who was gentle with his dog and his baby... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Holmes trial: Do we execute people who are mentally ill?James Eagan Holmes did not start out in this world as a psycho killer. The evid
Holmes trial: Do we execute people who are mentally ill?
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 27 days ago
James Eagan Holmes did not start out in this world as a psycho killer. The evidence his lawyers presented in court last week showed he once was a cute, happy little boy from a doting family, a nice kid who was gentle with his dog and his baby... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Holmes trial: Do we execute people who are mentally ill?James Eagan Holmes did not start out in this world as a psycho killer. The evid
Holmes trial: Do we execute people who are mentally ill?
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 27 days ago
James Eagan Holmes did not start out in this world as a psycho killer. The evidence his lawyers presented in court last week showed he once was a cute, happy little boy from a doting family, a nice kid who was gentle with his dog and his baby... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Holmes trial: Do we execute people who are mentally ill?James Eagan Holmes did not start out in this world as a psycho killer. The evid
Holmes trial: Do we execute people who are mentally ill?
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 27 days ago
James Eagan Holmes did not start out in this world as a psycho killer. The evidence his lawyers presented in court last week showed he once was a cute, happy little boy from a doting family, a nice kid who was gentle with his dog and his baby... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Holmes trial: Do we execute people who are mentally ill?James Eagan Holmes did not start out in this world as a psycho killer. The evid
Holmes trial: Do we execute people who are mentally ill?
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 27 days ago
James Eagan Holmes did not start out in this world as a psycho killer. The evidence his lawyers presented in court last week showed he once was a cute, happy little boy from a doting family, a nice kid who was gentle with his dog and his baby... Read more
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KY3 Springfield
Holmes trial: Do we execute people who are mentally ill?James Eagan Holmes did not start out in this world as a psycho killer. The evid
Holmes trial: Do we execute people who are mentally ill?
KY3 Springfield / Posted 27 days ago
James Eagan Holmes did not start out in this world as a psycho killer. The evidence his lawyers presented in court last week showed he once was a cute, happy little boy from a doting family, a nice kid who was gentle with his dog and his baby... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Holmes trial: Do we execute people who are mentally ill?James Eagan Holmes did not start out in this world as a psycho killer. The evid
Holmes trial: Do we execute people who are mentally ill?
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 27 days ago
James Eagan Holmes did not start out in this world as a psycho killer. The evidence his lawyers presented in court last week showed he once was a cute, happy little boy from a doting family, a nice kid who was gentle with his dog and his baby... Read more
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