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Chicago Tribune
Willie Louis dies at 76; witness to 1955 murder of Emmett TillWillie Louis, a witness to the murder of Emmett Till who testified in court in
Willie Louis dies at 76; witness to 1955 murder of Emmett Till
Chicago Tribune / Posted 9 minutes ago
Willie Louis, a witness to the murder of Emmett Till who testified in court in the case that opened the nation's eyes to the dangerous discrimination facing African Americans in the 1950s, died of intestinal bleeding July 18 at a hospital in a... Read more
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Oroville Mercury-Register
Natural wonders: A swarm of small strengthsThe sight of a thousand firefighters marching in a line to make a containment l
Natural wonders: A swarm of small strengths
Oroville Mercury-Register / Posted 2 hours ago
The sight of a thousand firefighters marching in a line to make a containment line to control a wildfire is a dramatic example of working together in the face of an emergency. The cooperative effort to quell fire and save habitats and homes... Read more
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People Magazine
Watch a Sneak Peek of Queen Elizabeth on PBS's New In Their Own Words "She's a warm human being, and it comes through when you meet her," her frien
Watch a Sneak Peek of Queen Elizabeth on PBS's New In Their Own Words
People Magazine / Posted 2 hours ago
"She's a warm human being, and it comes through when you meet her," her friend, former President George H.W. Bush, says in a new PBS special on the 89-year-old monarch, the first... Read more
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The Washington Times
LARK GOULD: Viking River Cruises: Wining and dining through FranceViking River Cruises is no stranger to most Americans – especially if they are
LARK GOULD: Viking River Cruises: Wining and dining through France
The Washington Times / Posted 3 hours ago
Viking River Cruises is no stranger to most Americans – especially if they are glued to the PBS series “Downton Abbey.” Indeed, a Viking River Cruise through the heart of Europe can be a slow boat to relaxation and revelation, especially for burned... Read more
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Op-Ed News
The Weak Tough Sell of the Iran DealAiring on PBS on September 12 will be an interview I watched taped at the Mille
The Weak Tough Sell of the Iran Deal
Op-Ed News / Posted 4 hours ago
Airing on PBS on September 12 will be an interview I watched taped at the Miller Center at the University of Virginia on August 28 with Wendy Sherman, the U.S. Under Secretary of State who played the key role in negotiating the Iran agreement. The... Read more
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The Advocate
7 Things That Are Everything This WeekWatch, listen, party, yaaaaas, wherq, and geek out with the 7 things that are e
7 Things That Are Everything This Week
The Advocate / Posted 4 hours ago
Watch, listen, party, yaaaaas, wherq, and geek out with the 7 things that are everything this week. Faking ItFaking It returns to MTV Monday with a whole new season of drama in a high school where, surprisingly, it is cool to be queer. This premise... Read more
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The Mercury News
The VMAs: How crazy will Miley Cyrus be as host?DON'T MISS: 2015 MTV Video Music Awards -- Two years ago, Miley Cyrus caused an
The VMAs: How crazy will Miley Cyrus be as host?
The Mercury News / Posted 4 hours ago
DON'T MISS: 2015 MTV Video Music Awards -- Two years ago, Miley Cyrus caused an uproar with her naughty twerking. Now that she's back to host the 32nd annual bash, will she behave herself -- or push the envelope even further? As for the nominations,... Read more
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Time
This Man’s Enthusiasm About Sea Lions Is Truly InfectiousIf you’re feeling kinda meh about everything today, we highly recommend taking
This Man’s Enthusiasm About Sea Lions Is Truly Infectious
Time / Posted 5 hours ago
If you’re feeling kinda meh about everything today, we highly recommend taking a few minutes to watch the BBC’s Steve Backshall as he encounters a group of sea lions in California’s Monterey Bay. Backshall is just so, so, so excited about the... Read more
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Gazette
Proctor and Asher-Smith dazzle on another momentous day for BritainGreat Britain enjoyed a record-breaking night at the World Championships as Sha
Proctor and Asher-Smith dazzle on another momentous day for Britain
Gazette / Posted 5 hours ago
Great Britain enjoyed a record-breaking night at the World Championships as Shara Proctor leapt over seven metres en route to long jump silver and Dina Asher-Smith became the world's fastest ever teenager over 200 metres. The seventh day at the... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Appealing to core values, experiences can bridge generation gaps in the workplaceAccording to Underwood, a pioneer in generational study and host of the PBS tel
Appealing to core values, experiences can bridge generation gaps in the workplace
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 6 hours ago
According to Underwood, a pioneer in generational study and host of the PBS television show "America's Generations with Chuck Underwood," there are three truths that must be understood on how generations interact today. First, formative years form an... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Proctor and Asher-Smith dazzle on another momentous day for BritainGreat Britain enjoyed a record-breaking night at the World Championships as Sha
Proctor and Asher-Smith dazzle on another momentous day for Britain
Oxford Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
Great Britain enjoyed a record-breaking night at the World Championships as Shara Proctor leapt over seven metres en route to long jump silver and Dina Asher-Smith became the world's fastest ever teenager over 200 metres. The seventh day at the... Read more
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Harrow Times
Proctor and Asher-Smith dazzle on another momentous day for BritainGreat Britain enjoyed a record-breaking night at the World Championships as Sha
Proctor and Asher-Smith dazzle on another momentous day for Britain
Harrow Times / Posted 6 hours ago
Great Britain enjoyed a record-breaking night at the World Championships as Shara Proctor leapt over seven metres en route to long jump silver and Dina Asher-Smith became the world's fastest ever teenager over 200 metres. The seventh day at the... Read more
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Silicon Valley
'Fear the Walking Dead' and the Berkeley connectionBut now that the zombie apocalypse has started to break out in L.A., you have t
'Fear the Walking Dead' and the Berkeley connection
Silicon Valley / Posted 7 hours ago
But now that the zombie apocalypse has started to break out in L.A., you have to wonder if Alicia will ever make it to the East Bay. So why did the writers pick UC Berkeley -- and not UCLA, or USC, or even Cal rival Stanford? "Homegrown" put that... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Proctor and Asher-Smith dazzle on another momentous day for BritainGreat Britain enjoyed a record-breaking night at the World Championships as Sha
Proctor and Asher-Smith dazzle on another momentous day for Britain
Kingston Guardian / Posted 7 hours ago
Great Britain enjoyed a record-breaking night at the World Championships as Shara Proctor leapt over seven metres en route to long jump silver and Dina Asher-Smith became the world's fastest ever teenager over 200 metres. The seventh day at the... Read more
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The Mercury News
'Fear the Walking Dead' and the Berkeley connectionBut now that the zombie apocalypse has started to break out in L.A., you have t
'Fear the Walking Dead' and the Berkeley connection
The Mercury News / Posted 7 hours ago
But now that the zombie apocalypse has started to break out in L.A., you have to wonder if Alicia will ever make it to the East Bay. So why did the writers pick UC Berkeley -- and not UCLA, or USC, or even Cal rival Stanford? "Homegrown" put that... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
'Fear the Walking Dead' and the Berkeley connectionBut now that the zombie apocalypse has started to break out in L.A., you have t
'Fear the Walking Dead' and the Berkeley connection
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 8 hours ago
But now that the zombie apocalypse has started to break out in L.A., you have to wonder if Alicia will ever make it to the East Bay. So why did the writers pick UC Berkeley -- and not UCLA, or USC, or even Cal rival Stanford? "Homegrown" put that... Read more
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Daily FX
Everybody Is An Equity Trader NowTraders tend to love analog charts. A potential roadmap to near-term price acti
Everybody Is An Equity Trader Now
Daily FX / Posted 8 hours ago
Traders tend to love analog charts. A potential roadmap to near-term price action is an elixir just too powerful for most to pass up (myself included). I don’t have any hard evidence, but I would be willing to bet the popularity of technical analogs... Read more
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guardian-series
Proctor and Asher-Smith dazzle on another momentous day for BritainGreat Britain enjoyed a record-breaking night at the World Championships as Sha
Proctor and Asher-Smith dazzle on another momentous day for Britain
guardian-series / Posted 8 hours ago
Great Britain enjoyed a record-breaking night at the World Championships as Shara Proctor leapt over seven metres en route to long jump silver and Dina Asher-Smith became the world's fastest ever teenager over 200 metres. The seventh day at the... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Proctor and Asher-Smith dazzle on another momentous day for BritainGreat Britain enjoyed a record-breaking night at the World Championships as Sha
Proctor and Asher-Smith dazzle on another momentous day for Britain
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 9 hours ago
Great Britain enjoyed a record-breaking night at the World Championships as Shara Proctor leapt over seven metres en route to long jump silver and Dina Asher-Smith became the world's fastest ever teenager over 200 metres. The seventh day at the... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Proctor and Asher-Smith dazzle on another momentous day for BritainGreat Britain enjoyed a record-breaking night at the World Championships as Sha
Proctor and Asher-Smith dazzle on another momentous day for Britain
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 9 hours ago
Great Britain enjoyed a record-breaking night at the World Championships as Shara Proctor leapt over seven metres en route to long jump silver and Dina Asher-Smith became the world's fastest ever teenager over 200 metres. The seventh day at the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Season Preview 2015: TV highlightsHere are the synopses, time slots and premiere dates, where available, for new
Season Preview 2015: TV highlights
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 9 hours ago
Here are the synopses, time slots and premiere dates, where available, for new series and programs from the broadcast networks, cable channels and PBS. Schedules can change. TV critic Hal Boedeker assesses the programs. BLOOD & OIL, 9 p.m. Sunday: A... Read more
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New Now Next
"Narcos" Brings Pedro Pascal Back To TV, "American Horror Story" Considers Two Seasons A Year, Hulu Keeps "Difficult People": TV ON TAPBuffy fave Julie Benz is taking a recurring role on the upcoming season of Hawa
"Narcos" Brings Pedro Pascal Back To TV, "American Horror Story" Considers Two Seasons A Year, Hulu Keeps "Difficult People": TV ON TAP
New Now Next / Posted 10 hours ago
Buffy fave Julie Benz is taking a recurring role on the upcoming season of Hawaii Five-0, playing a San Francisco detective visiting Hawaii in hopes of creating a Five-0-style task force in the Bay Area. I would say that sounds like the set up for a... Read more
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The Columbian
'Doc Martin' to return for a seventh seasonYou have questions. I have some answers, starting with a "Doc Martin" update.
'Doc Martin' to return for a seventh season
The Columbian / Posted 10 hours ago
You have questions. I have some answers, starting with a "Doc Martin" update. Is there any chance additional seasons of "Doc Martin" are in the offing? As I have said before, the series starring Martin Clunes is one of the most-asked-about shows... Read more
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express
Big Blue Live: Bodyborder is completely unaware he's just metres from Great White Shark JUST when BBC cameramen were thinking it was safe to go into the water they w
Big Blue Live: Bodyborder is completely unaware he's just metres from Great White Shark
express / Posted 14 hours ago
JUST when BBC cameramen were thinking it was safe to go into the water they were confronted with these incredible scenes. A Great White Shark like that captured... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
TGIF: Your guide to entertainment and events in Northeast Pa.ABINGTON VFW POST 7069, 402 Winola Road, Clarks Summit: Saturday, Marilyn Kenn
TGIF: Your guide to entertainment and events in Northeast Pa.
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 15 hours ago
ABINGTON VFW POST 7069, 402 Winola Road, Clarks Summit: Saturday, Marilyn Kennedy. AMERICAN LEGION POST 665, 901 Main St., Dickson City: today, Marilyn Kennedy. AUGUSTINE'S CLUB 17, 518 N. Main St., Old Forge: Saturday, Facing the Giants. BAR... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Marion Gallery Art Exhibition To Include Installation Of 16-Ton Sculpture"Albert Paley: Humanizing the Material" opens Sept. 1 and runs through Oct.18.
Marion Gallery Art Exhibition To Include Installation Of 16-Ton Sculpture
The Post-Journal / Posted 17 hours ago
"Albert Paley: Humanizing the Material" opens Sept. 1 and runs through Oct.18. The exhibition includes large steel maquettes, cardboard models, drawings and photographs of both the production process and on-site installations. On Sept. 9, Paley's... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Preview screening of PBS docNew Canaan architect Alan Goldberg will introduce the film and members of Guerr
Preview screening of PBS doc
The New Canaan News / Posted 19 hours ago
New Canaan architect Alan Goldberg will introduce the film and members of Guerrero’s family will be in attendance. Admission is free, but reservations are required. Guerrero lived in New Canaan for almost 50 years, during the heyday of his... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Pop music albums being released today include: v The Weeknd: “Beauty Behind the Madness” v Beach House: “Depression Cherry
Pop music albums being released today include
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 19 hours ago
: v The Weeknd: “Beauty Behind the Madness” v Beach House: “Depression Cherry” v Silicon: “Personal Computer” v k-os: “Can’t Fly Without Gravity” v Yo La Tengo: “Stuff Like That There” “Defiance” (8... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
TPAC's Grape Escape includes a comedy breakThis year’s Grape Escape will finish with a comedy break. In addition to its u
TPAC's Grape Escape includes a comedy break
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 21 hours ago
This year’s Grape Escape will finish with a comedy break. In addition to its usual fare of samples of more than 120 wines from around the world and gourmet food and desserts from area restaurants, caterers and businesses, the 18th annual Grape... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
Instant world is making teaching patience difficultWhen I compare my childhood to my one-year-old son's experience, I sometimes ge
Instant world is making teaching patience difficult
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 22 hours ago
When I compare my childhood to my one-year-old son's experience, I sometimes get nervous. As a child, I wanted instant gratification, but it was difficult to come by most of the time. I had to wait for my favorite shows to come on the television. If... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Clinton 12's walk ‘made it much easier for us'Thursday marked the 59th anniversary of the day when a dozen unassuming black t
Clinton 12's walk ‘made it much easier for us'
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 23 hours ago
Thursday marked the 59th anniversary of the day when a dozen unassuming black teens at Clinton High School, who would come to be known as the Clinton 12, started a domino effect that helped tumble the barriers of public school segregation in the... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Quick Picks: Maverick Hoedown; Back to School Bike Rodeo; and 'Big Blue Live' on PBSQuick Picks: Maverick Hoedown; Back to School Bike Rodeo; and ‘Big Blue Live’ o
Quick Picks: Maverick Hoedown; Back to School Bike Rodeo; and 'Big Blue Live' on PBS
The Daily Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Quick Picks: Maverick Hoedown; Back to School Bike Rodeo; and ‘Big Blue Live’ on PBS A humpback whale (Megaptera novaeangliae) adult breaches near Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada, in July. This photo from PBS is taken from its new live... Read more
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Boulder Weekly
Universal health care for ColoradoColorado may become the first state to establish a universal health care system
Universal health care for Colorado
Boulder Weekly / Posted yesterday
Colorado may become the first state to establish a universal health care system in the U.S. In July, the Secretary of State certified a proposed initiative for the 2016 ballot that would create a universal cooperative plan called ColoradoCare. They... Read more
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The News & Observer
Family Picks: A free kids’ festival in Cary, dancing at Marbles | News & Observer August 27, 2015 Swing by your local farmers market for s
Family Picks: A free kids’ festival in Cary, dancing at Marbles
The News & Observer / Posted yesterday
| News & Observer August 27, 2015 Swing by your local farmers market for some fresh local produce. Robert Willett -... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Kristin Chenoweth, Wendy Williams kick off the new Mayo PAC seasonMORRISTOWN -- Mayo Performing Arts Center officially kicks off its 2015-2016 se
Kristin Chenoweth, Wendy Williams kick off the new Mayo PAC season
New Jersey Herald / Posted yesterday
MORRISTOWN -- Mayo Performing Arts Center officially kicks off its 2015-2016 season with a performance by Tony-winning actress Kristin Chenoweth on Friday, Sept. 11 at 8 p.m. Tickets are $79-149. Chenoweth, an Emmy and Tony Award winning actress and... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
00PM Water CoolerTsundoku: Egyptian Oedipus: Athanasius Kircher and the Secrets of Antiquity, by
00PM Water Cooler
Naked Capitalism / Posted yesterday
Tsundoku: Egyptian Oedipus: Athanasius Kircher and the Secrets of Antiquity, by Daniel Stolzenberg; The Invaders: How Humans and their Dogs Drove Neanderthals to Extinction, by Pat Shipman (instruction manual for dealing with neoliberalism); Napoleon... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
New Broadcast Of "Greater Chattanooga" Series To Debut FridayA new broadcast episode of the Greater Chattanooga series will debut on-air at
New Broadcast Of "Greater Chattanooga" Series To Debut Friday
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
A new broadcast episode of the Greater Chattanooga series will debut on-air at WTCI, Chattanooga’s community PBS station, at 8:30 p.m. on Friday with an encore broadcast on Sept. 6 at 1:30 p.m. This episode will feature segments that celebrate the... Read more
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Roll Call
Obama to Highlight Progress in Post-Katrina New OrleansObama to Highlight Post-Katrina Progress in New Orleans Obama plans to praise
Obama to Highlight Progress in Post-Katrina New Orleans
Roll Call / Posted yesterday
Obama to Highlight Post-Katrina Progress in New Orleans Obama plans to praise the resiliency of New Orleans. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call File Photo) “What started out as a natural disaster became a manmade one — a failure of government to look out... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Antiques Appraiser: Event at Quincy Public Library offers look into family pastQUINCY -- Gerry and Sharon Logsdon brought a lithograph of a Daniel Ridgway Kni
Antiques Appraiser: Event at Quincy Public Library offers look into family past
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted yesterday
QUINCY -- Gerry and Sharon Logsdon brought a lithograph of a Daniel Ridgway Knight painting of two peasant girls to the Quincy Public Library on Wednesday. The print from the late 19th century had hung in Gerry's aunt and uncle's house. "They got... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
CALL 6 Investigates: Patients raise concerns about powerful antibioticsThe U.S. Food & Drug Administration is failing to disclose additional serious s
CALL 6 Investigates: Patients raise concerns about powerful antibiotics
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted yesterday
The U.S. Food & Drug Administration is failing to disclose additional serious side effects associated with one of the most popular and widely used prescription drugs on the market, Call 6 Investigates has learned. The drugs are part of a family of... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Speaker discusses how to cross generational gaps in the workplaceAccording to Underwood, a pioneer in generational study and host of the PBS tel
Speaker discusses how to cross generational gaps in the workplace
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted yesterday
According to Underwood, a pioneer in generational study and host of the PBS television show "America's Generations with Chuck Underwood," there are three truths that must be understood on how generations interact today. First, formative years form an... Read more
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Digital Spy
Maggie Smith is on fiery form in this first look at Downton Abbey's final seriesMaggie Smith is on fiery form in this newly-released scene, which sees her clas
Maggie Smith is on fiery form in this first look at Downton Abbey's final series
Digital Spy / Posted yesterday
Maggie Smith is on fiery form in this newly-released scene, which sees her clash once again with Penelope Wilton's Lady Isobel Crawley - this time over the future of the local hospital. 6 spoiler-free teasers for Downton Abbey's season 6 premiereAt... Read more
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Salon.com
The American religion of guns & money has blinded us to an epidemic of death. An angry man with a grudge against his former workplace killed his former co-
The American religion of guns & money has blinded us to an epidemic of death
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
. An angry man with a grudge against his former workplace killed his former co-workers as they did their jobs. It’s so sickeningly common there’s even a name for this very specific form of mass killing: “going postal” after a series of workplace gun... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Stella Eliza Thew Gill, 90, formerly of Lake Placid, died peacefully on Friday, Aug. 21, 2015, surrou
Stella Eliza Thew Gill
Lake Placid News / Posted yesterday
, 90, formerly of Lake Placid, died peacefully on Friday, Aug. 21, 2015, surrounded by her four sons, at the Augsburg Village Retirement Community in Baltimore, Maryland. She had been a resident in the independent living section... Read more
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Business Wire
INGEÑUITY se Lanza para Abordar el "New American Mainstream"KANSAS CITY, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--En una medida que refleja la demografía cam
INGEÑUITY se Lanza para Abordar el "New American Mainstream"
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
KANSAS CITY, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--En una medida que refleja la demografía cambiante en donde el poder de la diversidad es la fuerza motriz del capitalismo estadounidense, la prominente ejecutiva de negocios internacionales Sol Trujillo se unió con... Read more
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Business Wire
RaySearch Laboratories: The University of Florida Health Proton Therapy Institute selects RayStationRaySearch Laboratories (STO:RAYB) UF Health Proton Therapy Institute is a 98,0
RaySearch Laboratories: The University of Florida Health Proton Therapy Institute selects RayStation
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
RaySearch Laboratories (STO:RAYB) UF Health Proton Therapy Institute is a 98,000 square-foot radiation medical facility that houses conventional photon radiation therapy in addition to proton therapy. At full capacity, the facility can treat up to... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Places to go and things to doABINGTON VFW POST 7069, 402 Winola Road, Clarks Summit: Saturday, Marilyn Kenne
Places to go and things to do
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
ABINGTON VFW POST 7069, 402 Winola Road, Clarks Summit: Saturday, Marilyn Kennedy. AMERICAN LEGION POST 665, 901 Main St., Dickson City: Friday, Marilyn Kennedy. AUGUSTINE'S CLUB 17, 518 N. Main St., Old Forge: Saturday, Facing the Giants. BAR... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Good nest for Big BirdCan you tell me how to get, how to get to Sesame Street? asks the ground-breaki
Good nest for Big Bird
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
Can you tell me how to get, how to get to Sesame Street? asks the ground-breaking show’s theme song. Beginning this fall, the route is through premium cable and its related avenues. HBO and Sesame Workshop, the nonprofit producer of “Sesame Street,”... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
Why Eggs Are Such A Hackable Food (But Difficult To Get Right)Eggs are wonderful. They can be prepared in dozens of ways and used in hundreds
Why Eggs Are Such A Hackable Food (But Difficult To Get Right)
Lifehacker Australia / Posted yesterday
Eggs are wonderful. They can be prepared in dozens of ways and used in hundreds of dishes. But they’re deceptively simple to prepare, they’re surprisingly difficult to get right. We sat down with a few chefs to find out what makes eggs so versatile... Read more
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