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CNN
Could the Frigate Ecojet take on Airbus and Boeing?Wide body vs. narrow body Airliners can be roughly divided into two groups. T
Could the Frigate Ecojet take on Airbus and Boeing?
CNN / Posted 26 minutes ago
Wide body vs. narrow body Airliners can be roughly divided into two groups. There are wide-body aircraft, like the Boeing 777 and 787 or Airbus A330 and A350 families, designed to carry 250 or more passengers on long-haul flights. Then there are... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Michael Phillips' Oscar film score series plays onEvery time I write or talk about music written for the movies, I'm reminded how
Michael Phillips' Oscar film score series plays on
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 hours ago
Every time I write or talk about music written for the movies, I'm reminded how much the right theme, the choicest underscoring or the grandest emotional expression means to other movie lovers. For so many of us, music is the way into our hearts, and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Magufuli's Power Delegation Approach CommendableTanzanians went to the polls on October 25 last year in a climax to the process
Magufuli's Power Delegation Approach Commendable
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
Tanzanians went to the polls on October 25 last year in a climax to the process that culminated in the declaration of Dr John Magufuli as the winner and, therefore, the fifth president of the United Republic of Tanzania. Millions of Tanzanians put... Read more
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Perth Now
Where are all the hipsters going?A bar inspired by Seinfeld’s George Costanza has opened its doors in trendy Fit
Where are all the hipsters going?
Perth Now / Posted 3 hours ago
A bar inspired by Seinfeld’s George Costanza has opened its doors in trendy Fitzroy. Picture: Kylie Else HIPSTERS are looking to move to suburbs with eyesores and drug users. Real estate moguls say hip suburbs in Sydney and Melbourne will be... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Where are all the hipsters going?A bar inspired by Seinfeld’s George Costanza has opened its doors in trendy Fit
Where are all the hipsters going?
Adelaide Now / Posted 3 hours ago
A bar inspired by Seinfeld’s George Costanza has opened its doors in trendy Fitzroy. Picture: Kylie Else HIPSTERS are looking to move to suburbs with eyesores and drug users. Real estate moguls say hip suburbs in Sydney and Melbourne will be... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Where are all the hipsters going?A bar inspired by Seinfeld’s George Costanza has opened its doors in trendy Fit
Where are all the hipsters going?
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
A bar inspired by Seinfeld’s George Costanza has opened its doors in trendy Fitzroy. Picture: Kylie Else HIPSTERS are looking to move to suburbs with eyesores and drug users. Real estate moguls say hip suburbs in Sydney and Melbourne will be... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
What average man?He was found by the Bureau of Statistics to be One against whom there was no
What average man?
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 hours ago
He was found by the Bureau of Statistics to be One against whom there was no official complaint, And all the reports on his conduct agree That in the modern sense of an old-fashioned word, he was a saint. --W.H. Auden, March 1939 Our hearts... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Drug driver blitz results alarm Toowoomba policeMORE than half of all drivers drug tested in a two-night traffic operation were
Drug driver blitz results alarm Toowoomba police
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 6 hours ago
MORE than half of all drivers drug tested in a two-night traffic operation were under the influence of illicit substances, police said. Police targeted the Toowoomba CBD and feeder streets into the busy precincts on Friday and Saturday nights as... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Hopkins-Navy meeting in early February sign of timesOnce upon a time, Johns Hopkins-Navy men's lacrosse was a huge game in late Apr
Hopkins-Navy meeting in early February sign of times
Baltimore Sun / Posted 12 hours ago
Once upon a time, Johns Hopkins-Navy men's lacrosse was a huge game in late April or early May with NCAA Tournament seeding on the line. Now the Blue Jays and Midshipmen are meeting on a Tuesday in early February just to keep the series from falling... Read more
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The Christian Post
Singer Chris August Calls Marriage His Best Decision EverFrom Left: Chris August, Michelle Williams and Colton Dixon speak in the press
Singer Chris August Calls Marriage His Best Decision Ever
The Christian Post / Posted 13 hours ago
From Left: Chris August, Michelle Williams and Colton Dixon speak in the press room during the 2015 Dove Awards at Allen Arena, Lipscomb University in Nashville, Tennessee, on October 13, 2015. "Starry Night" singer Chris August married his fiance... Read more
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The Age
Woodcourt Art Theatre emerges from the lounge for La Mama showsWoodcourt Art Theatre's Encounter. Photo: Supplied The rise of the creative ec
Woodcourt Art Theatre emerges from the lounge for La Mama shows
The Age / Posted 15 hours ago
Woodcourt Art Theatre's Encounter. Photo: Supplied The rise of the creative economy means that these days anyone with a coffee and a crowdfunding campaign can call themselves an artist. But once upon a time you had to earn your stripes via no-budget... Read more
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The Sport Bible
This Could Be The Future Of Watching FootballOnce upon-a-time Match of the Day only showed highlights of one match and it wa
This Could Be The Future Of Watching Football
The Sport Bible / Posted 15 hours ago
Once upon-a-time Match of the Day only showed highlights of one match and it wasn't even in colour and live football? You could forget about that outside of the FA Cup final. Nowadays you can't move for live footy but what is next? Technology can... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Are Small Caps Less Risky Than You Think?Here's a thing I like about small companies. In many cases, the people who run
Are Small Caps Less Risky Than You Think?
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 18 hours ago
Here's a thing I like about small companies. In many cases, the people who run them aren't just executives -- they're proprietors who took massive risks to build what exists today and who run themselves ragged to make sure that what does exist will... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Red Cross ball held at The Mar-a-Lago Club in Palm BeachWhen we heard that this year’s Red Cross Ball was going to honor the angels of
Red Cross ball held at The Mar-a-Lago Club in Palm Beach
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 20 hours ago
When we heard that this year’s Red Cross Ball was going to honor the angels of mercy, we thought they were talking about the guys who drive the liquor store delivery trucks. But no. The 59th annual International Red Cross Ball, held Saturday night... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Political parties exposed as paper tigersMy old boss, the late Ben Wattenberg, was a conservative Democrat who worked fo
Political parties exposed as paper tigers
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 23 hours ago
My old boss, the late Ben Wattenberg, was a conservative Democrat who worked for decades to keep his party from drifting leftward. In the end, he failed. But he fought a valiant fight. He helped found the Coalition for a Democratic Majority, which... Read more
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SameSame
Drugs, orgies and addiction: Why the men of 'Chemsex' spoke outThe new British documentary Chemsex is an unflinching look at the not-so-underg
Drugs, orgies and addiction: Why the men of 'Chemsex' spoke out
SameSame / Posted yesterday
The new British documentary Chemsex is an unflinching look at the not-so-underground world of party drugs and sex among gay men. Known more commonly as “PNP” (Party and Play), it is a subculture that many men will have come across if they use hook-up... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Monday Musings: Cheering for home team should be funI need to vent. To many, this may not seem like a big deal. But since high sch
Monday Musings: Cheering for home team should be fun
The Middletown Press / Posted yesterday
I need to vent. To many, this may not seem like a big deal. But since high school sports are all about kids, both those who play and those who cheer, it’s important to them. It seems to me that too many athletic directors and far too many... Read more
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Canberra Times
7flix coming February 28 but we're still waiting for the return of 7HDSeven has the Super Bowl in high-def on 7Mate, with a 24/7 high-def simulcast o
7flix coming February 28 but we're still waiting for the return of 7HD
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
Seven has the Super Bowl in high-def on 7Mate, with a 24/7 high-def simulcast of its primary expected in the time the 2016 AFL season. Photo: AP Channel 76 will kick off at the end of the month, but there's still no word on switching Seven's primary... Read more
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TribLIVE
LaBar: Vince McMahon’s new favorite wrestlerLaBar: Vince McMahon's new favorite wrestler | TribLIVE Neighborhoods LaBar:
LaBar: Vince McMahon’s new favorite wrestler
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
LaBar: Vince McMahon's new favorite wrestler | TribLIVE Neighborhoods LaBar: Vince McMahon's new favorite wrestler Watching on-screen and hearing behind-the-scenes chatter all suggest Braun Stroman is the next big project for Vince... Read more
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The Age
7flix coming February 28 but we're still waiting for the return of 7HDSeven has the Super Bowl in high-def on 7Mate, with a 24/7 high-def simulcast o
7flix coming February 28 but we're still waiting for the return of 7HD
The Age / Posted yesterday
Seven has the Super Bowl in high-def on 7Mate, with a 24/7 high-def simulcast of its primary expected in the time the 2016 AFL season. Photo: AP Channel 76 will kick off at the end of the month, but there's still no word on switching Seven's primary... Read more
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TribLIVE
Trib Tested: Brow Drama Pomade Crayon by Eyestudio | TribLIVE Neighborhoods The claim: You can master the perfect brow in one
Trib Tested: Brow Drama Pomade Crayon by Eyestudio
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
| TribLIVE Neighborhoods The claim: You can master the perfect brow in one easy sweep with Maybelline's first brow pomade crayon, Brow Drama by... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
7flix coming February 28 but we're still waiting for the return of 7HDSeven has the Super Bowl in high-def on 7Mate, with a 24/7 high-def simulcast o
7flix coming February 28 but we're still waiting for the return of 7HD
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
Seven has the Super Bowl in high-def on 7Mate, with a 24/7 high-def simulcast of its primary expected in the time the 2016 AFL season. Photo: AP Channel 76 will kick off at the end of the month, but there's still no word on switching Seven's primary... Read more
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The Providence Journal
Yet another shattered dreamPosted Feb. 7, 2016 at 1:11 PM PROVIDENCE, R.I. — It was Thursday morning, and
Yet another shattered dream
The Providence Journal / Posted yesterday
Posted Feb. 7, 2016 at 1:11 PM PROVIDENCE, R.I. — It was Thursday morning, and there in the corridor of Superior Court in jeans and a dark blue pullover was a familiar face.And the irony was everywhere.His name is Shaquille Jones, and he is in my... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
50th Super Bowl: Manning's Broncos face Newton's PanthersPeyton Manning is the only five-time MVP in NFL history, one of the faces of th
50th Super Bowl: Manning's Broncos face Newton's Panthers
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted yesterday
Peyton Manning is the only five-time MVP in NFL history, one of the faces of the league and, at 39, the oldest starting quarterback to lead a team to the Super Bowl. Slowed by age and injury, he is no longer the record-breaking passer he once was.... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Some trees might slow climate change better than othersNew research suggests that simply planting more trees might not be the best way
Some trees might slow climate change better than others
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted yesterday
New research suggests that simply planting more trees might not be the best way to fight global warming. Planting trees to help fight climate-change works, right? Well, according to a new study that's not always the case. It turns out that conifer... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Approach to playing golf was all wrong: disaster! Once upon a time as most fairy tales begin I thought that since I was a pretty fair athlete in high school I should be able to be a pretty fair golfer. Duh. These old ...Approach to playing golf was all wrong: disaster! Once upon a time, as most fa
Approach to playing golf was all wrong: disaster! Once upon a time as most fairy tales begin I thought that since I was a pretty fair athlete in high school I should be able to be a pretty fair golfer. Duh. These old ...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
Approach to playing golf was all wrong: disaster! Once upon a time, as most fairy tales begin, I thought that since I was a pretty fair athlete in high school, I should be able to be a pretty fair golfer. Duh. These old retired guys who play golf... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Some trees might slow climate change better than othersPlanting trees to help fight climate-change works, right? Well, according to a
Some trees might slow climate change better than others
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 2 days ago
Planting trees to help fight climate-change works, right? Well, according to a new study that's not always the case. It turns out that conifer trees, like evergreens, may actually cause temperature increases where they've taken root in place of... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Some trees might slow climate change better than othersPlanting trees to help fight climate-change works, right? Well, according to a
Some trees might slow climate change better than others
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 2 days ago
Planting trees to help fight climate-change works, right? Well, according to a new study that's not always the case. It turns out that conifer trees, like evergreens, may actually cause temperature increases where they've taken root in place of... Read more
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ajc.com
Some trees might slow climate change better than othersPlanting trees to help fight climate-change works, right? Well, according to a
Some trees might slow climate change better than others
ajc.com / Posted 2 days ago
Planting trees to help fight climate-change works, right? Well, according to a new study that's not always the case. It turns out that conifer trees, like evergreens, may actually cause temperature increases where they've taken root in place of... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Some trees might slow climate change better than othersPlanting trees to help fight climate-change works, right? Well, according to a
Some trees might slow climate change better than others
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 2 days ago
Planting trees to help fight climate-change works, right? Well, according to a new study that's not always the case. It turns out that conifer trees, like evergreens, may actually cause temperature increases where they've taken root in place of... Read more
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Aliran Online
Are you ready to Kongsi your Fa Cai with others?You can now share this post using the Whatsapp button visible on smartphones.
Are you ready to Kongsi your Fa Cai with others?
Aliran Online / Posted 2 days ago
You can now share this post using the Whatsapp button visible on smartphones. As we usher in the year of the fire monkey, it is a good time to learn how to behave as decent, civilised and courteous human beings, says Adrian Lee. Before jolly old St... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Mark Woods: Tom Brady isn't only one who won't be watching Super BowlIt took a while, but I found someone who won’t be watching the Super Bowl. Jay
Mark Woods: Tom Brady isn't only one who won't be watching Super Bowl
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 2 days ago
It took a while, but I found someone who won’t be watching the Super Bowl. Jay Farley says that at 6 p.m. Sunday, he won’t be tuned to CBS. He says he’ll probably be doing what he does most Sunday evenings. Finishing chores, watching a movie,... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Some Trees Might Slow Climate Change Better Than OthersPlanting trees to help fight climate-change works, right? Well, according to a
Some Trees Might Slow Climate Change Better Than Others
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 2 days ago
Planting trees to help fight climate-change works, right? Well, according to a new study that's not always the case. It turns out that conifer trees, like evergreens, may actually cause temperature increases where they've taken root in place of... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Some Trees Might Slow Climate Change Better Than OthersPlanting trees to help fight climate-change works, right? Well, according to a
Some Trees Might Slow Climate Change Better Than Others
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 2 days ago
Planting trees to help fight climate-change works, right? Well, according to a new study that's not always the case. It turns out that conifer trees, like evergreens, may actually cause temperature increases where they've taken root in place of... Read more
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Daily Record
Jimmy Savile believed his mother 'never trusted him' and expected he'd be jailedThe lifelong bachelor and the woman he called 'The Duchess' shared a flat in Sc
Jimmy Savile believed his mother 'never trusted him' and expected he'd be jailed
Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
The lifelong bachelor and the woman he called 'The Duchess' shared a flat in Scarborough, North Yorks, until her death. He said: “My mother never got round to being proud. If anyone said, ‘What is Jimmy like?’ she would say, ‘I don’t know what he’s... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Jimmy Savile believed his mother 'never trusted him' and expected he'd be jailedThe lifelong bachelor and the woman he called 'The Duchess' shared a flat in Sc
Jimmy Savile believed his mother 'never trusted him' and expected he'd be jailed
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
The lifelong bachelor and the woman he called 'The Duchess' shared a flat in Scarborough, North Yorks, until her death. He said: “My mother never got round to being proud. If anyone said, ‘What is Jimmy like?’ she would say, ‘I don’t know what he’s... Read more
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Times News
Using Facebook to benefit your businessI recently had the opportunity to meet with a member who needed help with their
Using Facebook to benefit your business
Times News / Posted 2 days ago
I recently had the opportunity to meet with a member who needed help with their marketing plan. After touring the facility to learn more about what makes them unique, we sat down to talk about the specifics — when they advertise, where they advertise... Read more
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Bleacher Report
LeVert's Injury Woes Robbing Us of Epic Michigan vs. MSU ShowdownIn the state of Michigan, there is a senior point forward with lottery-pick pot
LeVert's Injury Woes Robbing Us of Epic Michigan vs. MSU Showdown
Bleacher Report / Posted 3 days ago
In the state of Michigan, there is a senior point forward with lottery-pick potential and the ability to record a triple-double on any given night. This high-ranking candidate for the various National Player of the Year awards is the driving force of... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Not just child’s play: Many adults brighten their day by coloringJennifer Loris describes her existence as an “organized, chaotic life.” A teach
Not just child’s play: Many adults brighten their day by coloring
The New Canaan News / Posted 3 days ago
Jennifer Loris describes her existence as an “organized, chaotic life.” A teacher and mother to a young son, the 29-year-old Shelton resident relies on lists to keep her life running smoothly and her head above water. “I feel like I’m constantly... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Michael Arace commentary | Browns camp in Columbus makes sense NFL Headlines On Wednesday, it was revealed that the Cleveland Browns and th
Michael Arace commentary | Browns camp in Columbus makes sense
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
NFL Headlines On Wednesday, it was revealed that the Cleveland Browns and the Columbus Partnership have asked the state to put $5 million toward a new Browns training facility in... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Not just child’s play: Many adults brighten their day by coloringJennifer Loris describes her existence as an “organized, chaotic life.” A teach
Not just child’s play: Many adults brighten their day by coloring
Darien News-Review / Posted 3 days ago
Jennifer Loris describes her existence as an “organized, chaotic life.” A teacher and mother to a young son, the 29-year-old Shelton resident relies on lists to keep her life running smoothly and her head above water. “I feel like I’m constantly... Read more
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express
'I can mend your broken heart' - A chat with the UK's leading divorce coach AT SARA DAVISON’s clinic in Ascot the appointment book reads rather like a lo
'I can mend your broken heart' - A chat with the UK's leading divorce coach
express / Posted 3 days ago
AT SARA DAVISON’s clinic in Ascot the appointment book reads rather like a lonely hearts column. Sara Davidson is the UK's leading divorce coach, having helped a host of... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Calls To Local Hotline Up Following Suicides Of Plano East HS TeensDALLAS (CBS 11) — As North Texas continues to struggle with the weekend suicide
Calls To Local Hotline Up Following Suicides Of Plano East HS Teens
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 3 days ago
DALLAS (CBS 11) — As North Texas continues to struggle with the weekend suicides of two Plano East High School students, experts say the attention is increasing awareness — and perhaps encouraging others to seek help. “We’re seeing an upsweep in... Read more
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Mashable
Coaching legend Jim Harbaugh talks Twitter, haters, his favorite emojiSAN FRANCISCO — It's the Friday morning before Super Bowl 50, and the pre-dawn
Coaching legend Jim Harbaugh talks Twitter, haters, his favorite emoji
Mashable / Posted 3 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO — It's the Friday morning before Super Bowl 50, and the pre-dawn sky above San Francisco is still pitch black. Just beyond the northern tip of the Presidio, a former military base that's now a park and office space, you can barely... Read more
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Linux Journal
diff -u: What's New in Kernel DevelopmentThe OOM killer is a tough nut to crack. How can a system recover when it's viol
diff -u: What's New in Kernel Development
Linux Journal / Posted 3 days ago
The OOM killer is a tough nut to crack. How can a system recover when it's violently thrashing and out of RAM? Once upon a time, you'd just have to reboot. And today, that still might be necessary, but less so, because the OOM killer attempts to... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Not just child’s play: Many adults brighten their day by coloringJennifer Loris describes her existence as an “organized, chaotic life.” A teach
Not just child’s play: Many adults brighten their day by coloring
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 3 days ago
Jennifer Loris describes her existence as an “organized, chaotic life.” A teacher and mother to a young son, the 29-year-old Shelton resident relies on lists to keep her life running smoothly and her head above water. “I feel like I’m constantly... Read more
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Sherdog
Bellator’s WCW-Like Run at the UFCWhen you really think about it, this defection could be the start of something
Bellator’s WCW-Like Run at the UFC
Sherdog / Posted 3 days ago
When you really think about it, this defection could be the start of something that rivals professional wrestling’s Monday Night Wars, which brought out the absolute best in two rival promotions. It all started with talent. Once upon a time, there... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Super Bowl 2016: The 10 best commercialsOnce upon a time, you had to watch the Super Bowl to see Super Bowl commercials
Super Bowl 2016: The 10 best commercials
Calgary Sun / Posted 3 days ago
Once upon a time, you had to watch the Super Bowl to see Super Bowl commercials. Isn’t that quaint? Nowadays, canny advertisers know that unveiling their commercials during the big game itself – ads that cost them as much as US$5 million for a... Read more
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iafrica.com
Kids awards announce nomineesPeter Mayhew as Chewbacca (L) and Harrison Ford as Han Solo in 'Star Wars: The
Kids awards announce nominees
iafrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Peter Mayhew as Chewbacca (L) and Harrison Ford as Han Solo in 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens'. Credit: Disney/Lucasfilm Nickelodeon (DStv channel 305) revealed the nominations for the 2016 Kids’ Choice Awards, the ultimate fan celebration of the... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Married Or Single: Only The Tallis Will TellLast month, I mentioned that some previously-married women have been given a he
Married Or Single: Only The Tallis Will Tell
The Jewish Press / Posted 3 days ago
Last month, I mentioned that some previously-married women have been given a heter to not cover their hair. Perhaps one of the reasons for seeking and receiving this leniency is the obvious benefit that people who dabble in making shidduchim (an... Read more
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