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The Ham&High Network
Dave Bedford hails ‘fascinating event’ after Highgate Harriers host 10,000m Olympic trialsathletics track. Pic: Mark Shearman Former world record-holder Dave Bedford sa
Dave Bedford hails ‘fascinating event’ after Highgate Harriers host 10,000m Olympic trials
The Ham&High Network / Posted 10 minutes ago
athletics track. Pic: Mark Shearman Former world record-holder Dave Bedford says Highgate Harriers’ Night of the 10,000m PBs is a “fascinating event” which is “of great value” to the world of athletics. The fourth annual meeting, which was... Read more
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Hartford Courant
July 2001: From The Hills Of Northern Vermont, Bill Lee, Pitcher-Philosopher, Still Plays A Full Schedulethat recently followed Lee on a trip to Cuba is filming him. The Boston-based c
July 2001: From The Hills Of Northern Vermont, Bill Lee, Pitcher-Philosopher, Still Plays A Full Schedule
Hartford Courant / Posted 20 minutes ago
that recently followed Lee on a trip to Cuba is filming him. The Boston-based crew is producing a film about Lee for PBS and is interviewing him in the town he has called home since 1988. Leaning forward, sipping his beer and talking about... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
LeVar Burton confident viewers will embrace new ‘Roots’first job, following his first professional audition, and ultimately led to his
LeVar Burton confident viewers will embrace new ‘Roots’
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 45 minutes ago
first job, following his first professional audition, and ultimately led to his decision to commit so much of his life to PBS’ “Reading Rainbow,” a show aimed at steering children back to the written word. “It gave me the sense that through... Read more
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London24
Dave Bedford hails ‘fascinating event’ after Highgate Harriers host 10,000m Olympic trialsathletics track. Pic: Mark Shearman Former world record-holder Dave Bedford sa
Dave Bedford hails ‘fascinating event’ after Highgate Harriers host 10,000m Olympic trials
London24 / Posted an hour ago
athletics track. Pic: Mark Shearman Former world record-holder Dave Bedford says Highgate Harriers’ Night of the 10,000m PBs is a “fascinating event” which is “of great value” to the world of athletics. The fourth annual meeting, which was... Read more
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Boise Weekly
Ned Evett, May 28, Sapphire Roommusicians of the age and, in 2003, won the North American Rock Guitar Competiti
Ned Evett, May 28, Sapphire Room
Boise Weekly / Posted an hour ago
musicians of the age and, in 2003, won the North American Rock Guitar Competition. Evett was also the subject of a 2004 PBS documentary, Driven to Play, that aired throughout the United States and Canada. Now the Nashville-born, Boise High... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Thirty-eight years of public service, then booted off the pensionrely on for state, territory or Commonwealth service. "We're still on the Comm
Thirty-eight years of public service, then booted off the pension
Illawarra Mercury / Posted an hour ago
rely on for state, territory or Commonwealth service. "We're still on the Commonwealth seniors health card so we get the PBS still for the cheaper rate but everything else, we're now paying full price for, things like rates, and it adds up," Mr... Read more
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The Courier
Thirty-eight years of public service, then booted off the pensionrely on for state, territory or Commonwealth service. "We're still on the Comm
Thirty-eight years of public service, then booted off the pension
The Courier / Posted an hour ago
rely on for state, territory or Commonwealth service. "We're still on the Commonwealth seniors health card so we get the PBS still for the cheaper rate but everything else, we're now paying full price for, things like rates, and it adds up," Mr... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Thirty-eight years of public service, then booted off the pensionrely on for state, territory or Commonwealth service. "We're still on the Comm
Thirty-eight years of public service, then booted off the pension
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 hours ago
rely on for state, territory or Commonwealth service. "We're still on the Commonwealth seniors health card so we get the PBS still for the cheaper rate but everything else, we're now paying full price for, things like rates, and it adds up," Mr... Read more
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The Young Witness
Thirty-eight years of public service, then booted off the pensionrely on for state, territory or Commonwealth service. "We're still on the Comm
Thirty-eight years of public service, then booted off the pension
The Young Witness / Posted 2 hours ago
rely on for state, territory or Commonwealth service. "We're still on the Commonwealth seniors health card so we get the PBS still for the cheaper rate but everything else, we're now paying full price for, things like rates, and it adds up," Mr... Read more
25 related stories
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Western Advocate
Thirty-eight years of public service, then booted off the pensionrely on for state, territory or Commonwealth service. "We're still on the Comm
Thirty-eight years of public service, then booted off the pension
Western Advocate / Posted 2 hours ago
rely on for state, territory or Commonwealth service. "We're still on the Commonwealth seniors health card so we get the PBS still for the cheaper rate but everything else, we're now paying full price for, things like rates, and it adds up," Mr... Read more
25 related stories
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Kiama Independent
Thirty-eight years of public service, then booted off the pensionrely on for state, territory or Commonwealth service. "We're still on the Comm
Thirty-eight years of public service, then booted off the pension
Kiama Independent / Posted 2 hours ago
rely on for state, territory or Commonwealth service. "We're still on the Commonwealth seniors health card so we get the PBS still for the cheaper rate but everything else, we're now paying full price for, things like rates, and it adds up," Mr... Read more
25 related stories
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Manning River Times
Thirty-eight years of public service, then booted off the pensionrely on for state, territory or Commonwealth service. "We're still on the Comm
Thirty-eight years of public service, then booted off the pension
Manning River Times / Posted 2 hours ago
rely on for state, territory or Commonwealth service. "We're still on the Commonwealth seniors health card so we get the PBS still for the cheaper rate but everything else, we're now paying full price for, things like rates, and it adds up," Mr... Read more
25 related stories
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Goondiwindi Argus
Thirty-eight years of public service, then booted off the pensionrely on for state, territory or Commonwealth service. "We're still on the Comm
Thirty-eight years of public service, then booted off the pension
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 2 hours ago
rely on for state, territory or Commonwealth service. "We're still on the Commonwealth seniors health card so we get the PBS still for the cheaper rate but everything else, we're now paying full price for, things like rates, and it adds up," Mr... Read more
25 related stories
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The North West Star
Thirty-eight years of public service, then booted off the pensionrely on for state, territory or Commonwealth service. "We're still on the Comm
Thirty-eight years of public service, then booted off the pension
The North West Star / Posted 2 hours ago
rely on for state, territory or Commonwealth service. "We're still on the Commonwealth seniors health card so we get the PBS still for the cheaper rate but everything else, we're now paying full price for, things like rates, and it adds up," Mr... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Thirty-eight years of public service, then booted off the pensionrely on for state, territory or Commonwealth service. "We're still on the Comm
Thirty-eight years of public service, then booted off the pension
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 hours ago
rely on for state, territory or Commonwealth service. "We're still on the Commonwealth seniors health card so we get the PBS still for the cheaper rate but everything else, we're now paying full price for, things like rates, and it adds up," Mr... Read more
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The Border Mail
Thirty-eight years of public service, then booted off the pensionrely on for state, territory or Commonwealth service. "We're still on the Comm
Thirty-eight years of public service, then booted off the pension
The Border Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
rely on for state, territory or Commonwealth service. "We're still on the Commonwealth seniors health card so we get the PBS still for the cheaper rate but everything else, we're now paying full price for, things like rates, and it adds up," Mr... Read more
25 related stories
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WA Today
Thirty-eight years of public service, then booted off the pensionrely on for state, territory or Commonwealth service. "We're still on the Comm
Thirty-eight years of public service, then booted off the pension
WA Today / Posted 2 hours ago
rely on for state, territory or Commonwealth service. "We're still on the Commonwealth seniors health card so we get the PBS still for the cheaper rate but everything else, we're now paying full price for, things like rates, and it adds up," Mr... Read more
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The Courier
Game-changing HIV drug trial makes gay icon of health minister Jillian SkinnerProfessor Grulich said. The next step for advocates was to push for the federa
Game-changing HIV drug trial makes gay icon of health minister Jillian Skinner
The Courier / Posted 9 hours ago
Professor Grulich said. The next step for advocates was to push for the federal government to subsidise the drug under the PBS when the Pharmaceutical Benefits Advisory Committee meets in July. "We need this remarkable tool to be funded,"... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Add smoke to enhance summer cookingSteven Raichlen, who wrote "The Barbecue! Bible," has followed with "Project Sm
Add smoke to enhance summer cooking
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 10 hours ago
Steven Raichlen, who wrote "The Barbecue! Bible," has followed with "Project Smoke," also the name of a PBS series he hosts that will launch its second season over Memorial Day weekend. "By now, in 2016, most people know how to grill, and even if... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Game-changing HIV drug trial makes gay icon of health minister Jillian SkinnerProfessor Grulich said. The next step for advocates was to push for the federa
Game-changing HIV drug trial makes gay icon of health minister Jillian Skinner
Kiama Independent / Posted 10 hours ago
Professor Grulich said. The next step for advocates was to push for the federal government to subsidise the drug under the PBS when the Pharmaceutical Benefits Advisory Committee meets in July. "We need this remarkable tool to be funded,"... Read more
4 related stories
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Manning River Times
Game-changing HIV drug trial makes gay icon of health minister Jillian SkinnerProfessor Grulich said. The next step for advocates was to push for the federa
Game-changing HIV drug trial makes gay icon of health minister Jillian Skinner
Manning River Times / Posted 10 hours ago
Professor Grulich said. The next step for advocates was to push for the federal government to subsidise the drug under the PBS when the Pharmaceutical Benefits Advisory Committee meets in July. "We need this remarkable tool to be funded,"... Read more
4 related stories
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Goondiwindi Argus
Game-changing HIV drug trial makes gay icon of health minister Jillian SkinnerProfessor Grulich said. The next step for advocates was to push for the federa
Game-changing HIV drug trial makes gay icon of health minister Jillian Skinner
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 10 hours ago
Professor Grulich said. The next step for advocates was to push for the federal government to subsidise the drug under the PBS when the Pharmaceutical Benefits Advisory Committee meets in July. "We need this remarkable tool to be funded,"... Read more
4 related stories
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The North West Star
Game-changing HIV drug trial makes gay icon of health minister Jillian SkinnerProfessor Grulich said. The next step for advocates was to push for the federa
Game-changing HIV drug trial makes gay icon of health minister Jillian Skinner
The North West Star / Posted 10 hours ago
Professor Grulich said. The next step for advocates was to push for the federal government to subsidise the drug under the PBS when the Pharmaceutical Benefits Advisory Committee meets in July. "We need this remarkable tool to be funded,"... Read more
4 related stories
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
President Obama to return to Elkhart, Indiana in Juneface Americans in communities like Elkhart. While in Elkhart, the President wi
President Obama to return to Elkhart, Indiana in June
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 14 hours ago
face Americans in communities like Elkhart. While in Elkhart, the President will also take part in a town hall hosted by PBS, where he’ll have the opportunity to hear directly from residents. Below is an email from President Obama, outlining why... Read more
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Reuters
Obama to return to Indiana city after seven years to highlight progressHouse said on Tuesday. The repeat visit to Concord High School on June 1 will
Obama to return to Indiana city after seven years to highlight progress
Reuters / Posted 14 hours ago
House said on Tuesday. The repeat visit to Concord High School on June 1 will feature a town hall hosted by broadcaster PBS, as Obama looks to burnish his legacy in the final year of his administration. Unemployment in Elkhart, a manufacturing... Read more
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Business Wire
Sumitomo Heavy Industries Announces Samsung Medical Center Starts Proton Therapyroom. The multi-purpose nozzle offers both conventional broad beam irradiation*
Sumitomo Heavy Industries Announces Samsung Medical Center Starts Proton Therapy
Business Wire / Posted 14 hours ago
room. The multi-purpose nozzle offers both conventional broad beam irradiation*3 and the advanced Pencil Beam Scanning (“PBS”), and each irradiation mode can be switched at random depending on target diseases. The dedicated scanning nozzle offers... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
President Obama to visit Elkhart, Indiana in Juneface Americans in communities like Elkhart. While in Elkhart, the President wi
President Obama to visit Elkhart, Indiana in June
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 15 hours ago
face Americans in communities like Elkhart. While in Elkhart, the President will also take part in a town hall hosted by PBS, where he’ll have the opportunity to hear directly from residents. Below is an email from President Obama, outlining why... Read more
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Kenosha News
Homeroom: Randall students send four vets to Washingtonearn honors in writing contest Paris School students earned multiple awards in
Homeroom: Randall students send four vets to Washington
Kenosha News / Posted 15 hours ago
earn honors in writing contest Paris School students earned multiple awards in the Milwaukee Public Television 2016 PBS Kids Writers Contest. Of the 431 entries, 17 winners were chosen for first-, second- and third-place awards and... Read more
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USA Today
Obama returning to Elkhart, Ind., for town hall meeting next weektalking about when he returns to Concord High School Wednesday. Obama will als
Obama returning to Elkhart, Ind., for town hall meeting next week
USA Today / Posted 16 hours ago
talking about when he returns to Concord High School Wednesday. Obama will also take part in a town hall meeting hosted by PBS. The trip will be Obama’s eighth to Indiana. He was last in Indiana for a town hall meeting at Ivy Tech Community... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Business Of Disaster: Insurance Firms Profited $400 Million After Sandythink how naive I was." Superstorm Sandy wasn't a disaster for everyone, thoug
Business Of Disaster: Insurance Firms Profited $400 Million After Sandy
KPBS San Diego / Posted 16 hours ago
think how naive I was." Superstorm Sandy wasn't a disaster for everyone, though. For some, it was big money. NPR and the PBS series Frontline have spent the past year investigating the business of disaster and have uncovered a complex system in... Read more
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Manning River Times
Taree parkrun's first birthdayPaula Hagan had the most personal best times with 16 while Maree Cheney recorde
Taree parkrun's first birthday
Manning River Times / Posted 17 hours ago
Paula Hagan had the most personal best times with 16 while Maree Cheney recorded 15. Paula clocked the most consecutive PBs with nine followed by Peter Cheney on eight and Daniel Clinch with seven. Member for Lyne David Gillespie also joined... Read more
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The Advocate
Special looks at challenges facing La. veteransWhinham,” a Bronze Telly. Two LPB volunteers received awards from the National
Special looks at challenges facing La. veterans
The Advocate / Posted 17 hours ago
Whinham,” a Bronze Telly. Two LPB volunteers received awards from the National Friends of Public Broadcasting at the PBS Annual Meeting in Chicago May 16. Charles Spencer, a Baton Rouge lawyer and chairman of the Foundation for Excellence in... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Business Of Disaster: Insurance Firms Profited $400 Million After Sandythink how naive I was." Superstorm Sandy wasn't a disaster for everyone, thoug
Business Of Disaster: Insurance Firms Profited $400 Million After Sandy
KERA North Texas / Posted 17 hours ago
think how naive I was." Superstorm Sandy wasn't a disaster for everyone, though. For some, it was big money. NPR and the PBS series Frontline have spent the past year investigating the business of disaster and have uncovered a complex system in... Read more
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Slate
This Person Is About to Control Texas Education Policy. That Is Terrifying.Carolina, Georgia and Florida coasts to the planters who had originally owned i
This Person Is About to Control Texas Education Policy. That Is Terrifying.
Slate / Posted 17 hours ago
Carolina, Georgia and Florida coasts to the planters who had originally owned it,” wrote historian Henry Louis Gates for PBS. But, if Bruner gets her way, Texas’ textbooks might solve today’s political debates by emphasizing that... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lehigh Valley food events include BrewFest, Regions & Roots at East Public Market6TH ANNUAL BREWFEST 1 Craft beer fans, get ready. PBS 39's sixth annual BrewF
Lehigh Valley food events include BrewFest, Regions & Roots at East Public Market
The Morning Call / Posted 18 hours ago
6TH ANNUAL BREWFEST 1 Craft beer fans, get ready. PBS 39's sixth annual BrewFest is 2-5 p.m. June 4 at Coca-Cola Park in Allentown. Participating local breweries include Fegley's Brew Works, Funk Brewing, HiJinx Brewing Co., The Colony Meadery,... Read more
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Billboard
'Hecho En Mexico,' 'The Latin Explosion' & More Must-See Latin Music Documentaries2009, which included a visit to where indigenous communities. They documented t
'Hecho En Mexico,' 'The Latin Explosion' & More Must-See Latin Music Documentaries
Billboard / Posted 18 hours ago
2009, which included a visit to where indigenous communities. They documented their travels on the documentary Sin Mapa. PBS released this documentary on the history of Latin music in the United States. From the salsa revolution to Chicano music,... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Nancy Fitz-Hugh Meneely Honors Her Father's Sacrifice As A Doctor In WWII1944,'' which is the source of an oratorio by the same title with music by Sara
Nancy Fitz-Hugh Meneely Honors Her Father's Sacrifice As A Doctor In WWII
Hartford Courant / Posted 19 hours ago
1944,'' which is the source of an oratorio by the same title with music by Sarah Meneely-Kyder, itself the subject of a PBS Emmy-nominated documentary narrated by Meryl Streep. The oratorio will be performed by the Hartford Symphony Orchestra in... Read more
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Raw Story
Hodor, ‘Game of Thrones’ and how the ‘time travel’ trope ruins every great storymagical beast, why not be able to send someone back through time to observe the
Hodor, ‘Game of Thrones’ and how the ‘time travel’ trope ruins every great story
Raw Story / Posted 21 hours ago
magical beast, why not be able to send someone back through time to observe the past first-hand? This past week, however, PBS began airing a series hosted by Physicist Stephen Hawking, who sends three “ordinary” people out to conduct thought... Read more
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The News & Observer
On the day his daughter became his son, a father publishes a powerful messagehe always wanted to be. I can just hear the relief in his voice.” Jon, a contr
On the day his daughter became his son, a father publishes a powerful message
The News & Observer / Posted 21 hours ago
he always wanted to be. I can just hear the relief in his voice.” Jon, a contributing editor to Politico and the host of PBS’ “Ralston Live,” is one of the most respected political reporters in Nevada. He knows the importance of the written word.... Read more
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Variety
Emmy Contenders 2016: Sneak Peek of the Top Racesout: AMC’s “Mad Men” retired after seven seasons and eight series noms. What’s
Emmy Contenders 2016: Sneak Peek of the Top Races
Variety / Posted 22 hours ago
out: AMC’s “Mad Men” retired after seven seasons and eight series noms. What’s back: AMC’s “Better Call Saul”; PBS’ “Downton Abbey”; Showtime’s “Homeland”; Netflix’s “House of Cards” and “Orange Is the New Black”; and HBO’s reigning... Read more
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CBS News
PBS to air film of American couple that defied NazisNEW YORK - PBS will air a film in September about an American couple that spent
PBS to air film of American couple that defied Nazis
CBS News / Posted 22 hours ago
NEW YORK - PBS will air a film in September about an American couple that spent two years rescuing Jews in Europe before and after the start of World War II, made by the couple's grandson with documentarian Ken Burns. The 90-minute film, scheduled... Read more
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Boston Globe
It’s time we learned to master smoke, for BBQ and morenine live-fire cookbooks, including “The Barbecue Bible.” With his latest book,
It’s time we learned to master smoke, for BBQ and more
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
nine live-fire cookbooks, including “The Barbecue Bible.” With his latest book, “Project Smoke,” and a second season of the PBS show with the same name, Raichlen is looking to teach home cooks how to capture the alchemy of smoke in all its forms.... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
PBS to air film of American couple that defied NazisNEW YORK (AP) � PBS will air a film in September about an American couple that
PBS to air film of American couple that defied Nazis
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted yesterday
NEW YORK (AP) � PBS will air a film in September about an American couple that spent two years rescuing Jews in Europe before and after the start of World War II, made by the couple's grandson with documentarian Ken Burns. The 90-minute film,... Read more
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Herts Advertiser
St Albans Striders dominate in Midweek Road Race Leaguefirst in 38:29, with Penny Habbick coming seventh in 40:36. Crouch followed th
St Albans Striders dominate in Midweek Road Race League
Herts Advertiser / Posted yesterday
first in 38:29, with Penny Habbick coming seventh in 40:36. Crouch followed that up by winning the ‘Night of the 10,000 PBs’ track race hosted by Highgate Harriers in London. In an exhilarating and well-executed race, he took the lead with only... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
PBS to air film of American couple that defied NazisNEW YORK (AP) - PBS will air a film in September about an American couple that
PBS to air film of American couple that defied Nazis
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted yesterday
NEW YORK (AP) - PBS will air a film in September about an American couple that spent two years rescuing Jews in Europe before and after the start of World War II, made by the couple's grandson with documentarian Ken Burns. The 90-minute film,... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
PBS to air film of American couple that defied NazisNEW YORK (AP) - PBS will air a film in September about an American couple that
PBS to air film of American couple that defied Nazis
WSMV Nashville / Posted yesterday
NEW YORK (AP) - PBS will air a film in September about an American couple that spent two years rescuing Jews in Europe before and after the start of World War II, made by the couple's grandson with documentarian Ken Burns. The 90-minute film,... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
PBS to air film of American couple that defied NazisNEW YORK (AP) - PBS will air a film in September about an American couple that
PBS to air film of American couple that defied Nazis
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted yesterday
NEW YORK (AP) - PBS will air a film in September about an American couple that spent two years rescuing Jews in Europe before and after the start of World War II, made by the couple's grandson with documentarian Ken Burns. The 90-minute film,... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
PBS to air film of American couple that defied NazisNEW YORK (AP) � PBS will air a film in September about an American couple that
PBS to air film of American couple that defied Nazis
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted yesterday
NEW YORK (AP) � PBS will air a film in September about an American couple that spent two years rescuing Jews in Europe before and after the start of World War II, made by the couple's grandson with documentarian Ken Burns. The 90-minute film,... Read more
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Dundas Star News
On the day his daughter became his son, a father’s powerful messagehe always wanted to be. I can just hear the relief in his voice." Jon, a contr
On the day his daughter became his son, a father’s powerful message
Dundas Star News / Posted yesterday
he always wanted to be. I can just hear the relief in his voice." Jon, a contributing editor to Politico and the host of PBS' "Ralston Live," is one of the most respected political reporters in Nevada. He knows the importance of the written word.... Read more
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Salon.com
PBS to air film of American couple that defied NazisNEW YORK (AP) — PBS will air a film in September about an American couple that
PBS to air film of American couple that defied Nazis
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
NEW YORK (AP) — PBS will air a film in September about an American couple that spent two years rescuing Jews in Europe before and after the start of World War II, made by the couple’s grandson with documentarian Ken Burns. The 90-minute film,... Read more
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