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The Globe and Mail
Why July 1 means something very different for Newfoundland and Labrador9:15 a.m., July 1, 1916: 758 soldiers and 23 officers begin their advance 9:45
Why July 1 means something very different for Newfoundland and Labrador
The Globe and Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
9:15 a.m., July 1, 1916: 758 soldiers and 23 officers begin their advance 9:45 a.m.: 85 per cent of the force is dead, dying or wounded July 2, 1916: 68 men report for roll call. On July 1, 1916 soldiers of the Newfoundland Regiment were ordered... Read more
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iol.co.za
Don’t rush renaming of Jameson Hallon agreements and attacking and killing settlers. In his latter years, he serv
Don’t rush renaming of Jameson Hall
iol.co.za / Posted 7 hours ago
on agreements and attacking and killing settlers. In his latter years, he served admirably as Prime Minister of the Cape Colony. Jameson’s many admirers were devoted (bordering on hero worship) to his honesty, tough cynicism and idealism. Sounds... Read more
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Sun Star
He had Rody’s back for 20 yearsespecially those into illegal drugs. Heinous crimes “Hindi ka ba magalit na k
He had Rody’s back for 20 years
Sun Star / Posted 11 hours ago
especially those into illegal drugs. Heinous crimes “Hindi ka ba magalit na kami ang nagpunta noon sa Tigatto, 18 months old baby gi-rape?” Buenaventura said. That was in the 1990s. There was a family reunion of the baby’s family on the eve of... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Around the Towns, June 26, 2016recently solicited the help of 25 fellow Scouts of Troop 34 in Jessup to build
Around the Towns, June 26, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
recently solicited the help of 25 fellow Scouts of Troop 34 in Jessup to build three wooden bat boxes. Each box can hold more than 200 nursery colony bats and provide female bats with an ideal place to roost and rear their young. “With white... Read more
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The Wanderer
Hartley Laments Lack of Communication with ChiefRochester Police Chief Paul Magee’s recent proposal to selectmen to add a part-
Hartley Laments Lack of Communication with Chief
The Wanderer / Posted 14 days ago
Rochester Police Chief Paul Magee’s recent proposal to selectmen to add a part-time school resource officer to Rochester Memorial School. “It was actually kind of alarming that the chief of police would go to the selectmen before he would … to... Read more
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Evening Standard
Get the buzz on The Hive in Kew Gardensplay area and even a small zoo. Parents can get competitive on the all-weather
Get the buzz on The Hive in Kew Gardens
Evening Standard / Posted 15 days ago
play area and even a small zoo. Parents can get competitive on the all-weather ping pong tables and then held to Clissold House for anything from a snack to a full Sunday roast. The park often hosts events, too: from twilight walks in search... Read more
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Boston Globe
Extended absence looms for Mayflower IIneeded to finish the restoration of the ship that began in 2013. Officials at
Extended absence looms for Mayflower II
Boston Globe / Posted 19 days ago
needed to finish the restoration of the ship that began in 2013. Officials at Plimoth Plantation, which owns the 59-year-old wooden ship, said the plans for Mayflower II’s extended stay in Mystic will move forward provided they are able to raise... Read more
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ABC News
Duchess Kate Steps Out in a Cut-Out Dressa wreath laying ceremony to mark the 100th anniversary of the final withdrawal
Duchess Kate Steps Out in a Cut-Out Dress
ABC News / Posted 21 days ago
a wreath laying ceremony to mark the 100th anniversary of the final withdrawal from the Gallipoli Peninsula at the War Memorial Cross, Sandringham on Jan. 10, 2016 in King's Lynn, England. Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge attends the Anna Freud... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Shark sightings close beach in CAWest Virginia mother charged with attempting to sell 3-month-old babyWest Virgi
Shark sightings close beach in CA
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 24 days ago
West Virginia mother charged with attempting to sell 3-month-old babyWest Virginia mother charged with attempting to sell 3-month-old baby The baby was dropped off with a caretaker with one soiled diaper and a bottle of spoiled milk. The child had... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Kate Righter Gardner, great-granddaughter of News founder, advocate for Vietnam veteransGardner, known as “Katie,” grew up in Buffalo, where she and her brother regula
Kate Righter Gardner, great-granddaughter of News founder, advocate for Vietnam veterans
The Buffalo News / Posted 26 days ago
Gardner, known as “Katie,” grew up in Buffalo, where she and her brother regularly attended Buffalo Skating Club and the old Saddle and Bridle Club, said her brother Edward B. Righter, who is two years older. “When we were younger, we rode a... Read more
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The Wanderer
MCC Scholarship WinnersUniversity of Massachusetts, Dartmouth, to major in history. Alexus and Keegan,
MCC Scholarship Winners
The Wanderer / Posted 26 days ago
University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth, to major in history. Alexus and Keegan, also seniors at ORR, were recipients of the Memorials Scholarship. Alexus will study early childhood education with an emphasis on special education at Southern New... Read more
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Boston Herald
Friday's tournament scoreboardat O’Bryant, 4 DIVISION 1 SOUTH QUARTERFINALS – Monday Durfee at Silver Lake
Friday's tournament scoreboard
Boston Herald / Posted 27 days ago
at O’Bryant, 4 DIVISION 1 SOUTH QUARTERFINALS – Monday Durfee at Silver Lake, 4 Brookline at Attleboro, 4 Catholic Memorial at Walpole, 4 QUARTERFINAL – Tuesday Needham at Bridgewater-Raynham, 4 DIVISION 2 SOUTH FIRST ROUND –... Read more
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Aylesbury Today
Letter round- Business rates, unitary, Europe, volunteering and the Great Grass Massacre...biographical entries should be removed and replaced by words like ‘beginneth’.
Letter round- Business rates, unitary, Europe, volunteering and the Great Grass Massacre...
Aylesbury Today / Posted 27 days ago
biographical entries should be removed and replaced by words like ‘beginneth’. Got that Oxford? Address supplied A new Cold War? All the trivia now being debated as to how much better off we shall be without uncontrolled migration completely... Read more
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Boston Herald
Tournament preview and predictionsatop the Div. 3 South seeds. As good as those two have been, we think the South
Tournament preview and predictions
Boston Herald / Posted 28 days ago
atop the Div. 3 South seeds. As good as those two have been, we think the South Coast Conference will have a say here as Old Rochester and Fairhaven both return players who advanced deep into the tournament a year ago. We could very well see a... Read more
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Boston Herald
Complete Wednesday's scoreboard, upcoming gamesThursday New Bedford at Silver Lake, 4 Franklin at Durfee, 4 Brookline at Ta
Complete Wednesday's scoreboard, upcoming games
Boston Herald / Posted 29 days ago
Thursday New Bedford at Silver Lake, 4 Franklin at Durfee, 4 Brookline at Taunton, 4 Attleboro at Norwood, 4 Catholic Memorial at King Philip, 4 Walpole at Barnstable, 4 Wellesley at Bridgewater-Raynham, 3 Needham at Plymouth South,... Read more
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Boston Globe
2016 MIAA baseball tournament pairings10. Walpole(12-8); 11. Needham (11-9); 12. Attleboro (11-9); 13. Brookline (12-
2016 MIAA baseball tournament pairings
Boston Globe / Posted 30 days ago
10. Walpole(12-8); 11. Needham (11-9); 12. Attleboro (11-9); 13. Brookline (12-10); 14. Wellesley (10-10); 15. Catholic Memorial (10-10); 16. New Bedford (7-11). Thu., June 2 — First round Wellesley at Bridgewater-Raynham, 3; New Bedford at... Read more
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Boston Herald
Updated North/South pairings with times10. Walpole (11-8); 11. Needham (11-9); 12. Attleboro (11-9). 13. Brookline (12
Updated North/South pairings with times
Boston Herald / Posted 30 days ago
10. Walpole (11-8); 11. Needham (11-9); 12. Attleboro (11-9). 13. Brookline (12-10); 14. Wellesley (10-10); 15. Catholic Memorial (10-10); 16. New Bedford (8-12) FIRST ROUND – Thursday GAME 1 – New Bedford at Silver Lake, 4 GAME 2 – Franklin... Read more
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Boston Herald
Division 1-4 South tournament pairings10. Walpole (11-8); 11. Needham (11-9); 12. Attleboro (11-9). 13. Brookline (12
Division 1-4 South tournament pairings
Boston Herald / Posted 30 days ago
10. Walpole (11-8); 11. Needham (11-9); 12. Attleboro (11-9). 13. Brookline (12-10); 14. Wellesley (10-10); 15. Catholic Memorial (10-10); 16. New Bedford (8-12); FIRST ROUND – Thursday GAME 1 – New Bedford at Silver Lake, 4 GAME 2 – Franklin... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Eaton man builds patriotic exhibit to honor fallen soldierslawn this week. “That’s for all the guys in Afghanistan,” he said. “Several fr
Eaton man builds patriotic exhibit to honor fallen soldiers
Greeley Tribune / Posted 30 days ago
lawn this week. “That’s for all the guys in Afghanistan,” he said. “Several friends.” Richardson, 54, of Eaton celebrates Memorial Day the same way every year. He builds a monumental exhibit that takes up his whole yard. He started 12 years ago... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Brits "Appalled, Disgusted" At Brexit Postal Ballot 'Fraud'What's WRONG with those BRITS (who aren't spending the day dousing the flames o
Brits "Appalled, Disgusted" At Brexit Postal Ballot 'Fraud'
Zero Hedge / Posted a month ago
What's WRONG with those BRITS (who aren't spending the day dousing the flames on the BBQ crying about dead soldiers & compelling everyone else to)! I mean, SERIOUSLY, why can't they CARRY ON TRADITION (like all GOOD EMPIRES DO)... to be remembered... Read more
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Mashable
Preventing shark attacks with drones, smartphone apps and infrared camerasCHATHAM, Massachusetts — From drones and smartphone apps to old-school flags an
Preventing shark attacks with drones, smartphone apps and infrared cameras
Mashable / Posted a month ago
CHATHAM, Massachusetts — From drones and smartphone apps to old-school flags and signs, a growing great white shark population along the East Coast has officials and researchers turning to responses both high- and low-tech to ensure safety for... Read more
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Philly.com
Playing 'Taps,' paying homageBy Ron Grossman Just as we have on previous Memorial Days, my wife and I will
Playing 'Taps,' paying homage
Philly.com / Posted a month ago
By Ron Grossman Just as we have on previous Memorial Days, my wife and I will play "Taps" Monday in a small-town cemetery. Our habit began after we read an editorial about Americans losing sight of the holiday's meaning, thinking of it as the... Read more
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Boston Herald
Tournament pairings7 winner vs. Game 8 winner FINAL - TBAGAME 11 – Game 9 winner vs. Game 10 winn
Tournament pairings
Boston Herald / Posted 1 months ago
7 winner vs. Game 8 winner FINAL - TBAGAME 11 – Game 9 winner vs. Game 10 winner SEEDS: 1. BC HIGH (15-3); 2. Catholic Memorial (14-5); 3. Newton North (14-3); 4. Xaverian (10-7); 5. Franklin (13-5); 6. Mansfield (15-3); 7. Needham (11-7); 8.... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Fears rise after Baldur ambulance service axednext time she has to call the ambulance it won’t make it to her in time. It wa
Fears rise after Baldur ambulance service axed
Brandon Sun / Posted 1 months ago
next time she has to call the ambulance it won’t make it to her in time. It was approximately a year ago when the 76-year-old Baldur resident was forced to call 911 after her upper body began to fill with fluid. The ambulance, which was staffed by... Read more
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The Wanderer
Boat Race Supper and Special RaffleThe Rochester Memorial Day Boat Race (RMDBR) Ham & Bean Supper will be held on
Boat Race Supper and Special Raffle
The Wanderer / Posted 1 months ago
The Rochester Memorial Day Boat Race (RMDBR) Ham & Bean Supper will be held on Saturday, May 28 at Rochester Memorial School, 16 Pine Street in Rochester. The supper will be served from 5:00 to 7:00 pm and tickets can be purchased at the door: adults... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Six decades after crash on glacier, lost airman laid to restan Alaska National Guard Blackhawk helicopter crew on a training mission spotte
Six decades after crash on glacier, lost airman laid to rest
The Record Searchlight / Posted 1 months ago
an Alaska National Guard Blackhawk helicopter crew on a training mission spotted the wreckage of the C-124 Globemaster on Colony Glacier, Condon's remains were returned to his hometown. Finally, he is no longer missing in action. Condon's family... Read more

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