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Daily Mirror
Vladamir Putin awards Russian 'Rambo' top military honourThe 25-year-old was part of a team of fighters battling to liberate the city of
Vladamir Putin awards Russian 'Rambo' top military honour
Daily Mirror / Posted an hour ago
The 25-year-old was part of a team of fighters battling to liberate the city of Palmyra from ISIS. Russian officials say the father bravely ordered an airstrike on himself after he was surrounded by Islamic State militants. His body was flown into... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKTested Nurse Aide open house, 11 a.m., Adult Career Center at the Mahoning Coun
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 6 hours ago
Tested Nurse Aide open house, 11 a.m., Adult Career Center at the Mahoning County Career and Technical Center, 7300 N. Palmyra Road; register at 330-729-4100. COLUMBIANA TOPS 720, Presbyterian Church, weigh-ins, 9-9:35 a.m.;... Read more
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The Advocate
Construction to cause low water pressure in areasbetween Walmsley Avenue and Eden Street, and along Eden Street between South Du
Construction to cause low water pressure in areas
The Advocate / Posted 8 hours ago
between Walmsley Avenue and Eden Street, and along Eden Street between South Dupre and South White streets. Customers on Palmyra Street between South Carrollton Avenue and South Murat Street will experience low pressure from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.... Read more
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Kenosha News
High school ticker: Kramer leads Central golfers to first placeScores were not provided. ... CLS coach Alan Krass praised the play of Rebecca
High school ticker: Kramer leads Central golfers to first place
Kenosha News / Posted 8 hours ago
Scores were not provided. ... CLS coach Alan Krass praised the play of Rebecca Hammond and Julia Arturi.TRACK AND FIELD Palmyra-Eagle Invitational Both St. Joseph teams finished in fourth place. The boys had 84 points to winner Brodhead’s 142.... Read more
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GoPSUsports.com
Trevor Williams Signs with San Diego Chargers as Undrafted Free Agentselected defensive tackle Austin Johnson (Galloway, N.J.) and the New York Jets
Trevor Williams Signs with San Diego Chargers as Undrafted Free Agent
GoPSUsports.com / Posted 9 hours ago
selected defensive tackle Austin Johnson (Galloway, N.J.) and the New York Jets picked quarterback Christian Hackenberg (Palmyra, Va.) in the second round of the 2016 NFL Draft. Defensive end Carl Nassib (West Chester, Pa.) was the third round... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Body of 'Russian Rambo' flown homeAlexander Prokhorenko was battling to free the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra.
Body of 'Russian Rambo' flown home
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 11 hours ago
Alexander Prokhorenko was battling to free the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra. But he found himself surrounded by Islamic militants. He feared that he would be captured, tortured, killed and his body mutilated. He preferred to die with dignity. So... Read more
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GoPSUsports.com
Penn State's Zettel and Lucas Selected on Third Day of 2016 NFL DraftAustin Johnson (Galloway, N.J.) with the 43rd overall pick, the New York Jets p
Penn State's Zettel and Lucas Selected on Third Day of 2016 NFL Draft
GoPSUsports.com / Posted 14 hours ago
Austin Johnson (Galloway, N.J.) with the 43rd overall pick, the New York Jets picked quarterback Christian Hackenberg (Palmyra, Va.) with the 51st overall selection and Carl Nassib (West Chester, Pa.) was the third round selection of the... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Body of 'Russian Rambo' flown homeAlexander Prokhorenko was battling to free the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra.
Body of 'Russian Rambo' flown home
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 14 hours ago
Alexander Prokhorenko was battling to free the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra. But he found himself surrounded by Islamic militants. He feared that he would be captured, tortured, killed and his body mutilated. He preferred to die with dignity. So... Read more
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My EastText
Body of 'Russian Rambo' flown homeAlexander Prokhorenko was battling to free the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra.
Body of 'Russian Rambo' flown home
My EastText / Posted 15 hours ago
Alexander Prokhorenko was battling to free the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra. But he found himself surrounded by Islamic militants. He feared that he would be captured, tortured, killed and his body mutilated. He preferred to die with dignity. So... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Body of 'Russian Rambo' flown homeAlexander Prokhorenko was battling to free the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra.
Body of 'Russian Rambo' flown home
KTXS Abilene / Posted 15 hours ago
Alexander Prokhorenko was battling to free the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra. But he found himself surrounded by Islamic militants. He feared that he would be captured, tortured, killed and his body mutilated. He preferred to die with dignity. So... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Body of 'Russian Rambo' flown homeAlexander Prokhorenko was battling to free the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra.
Body of 'Russian Rambo' flown home
KECI Missoula / Posted 15 hours ago
Alexander Prokhorenko was battling to free the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra. But he found himself surrounded by Islamic militants. He feared that he would be captured, tortured, killed and his body mutilated. He preferred to die with dignity. So... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Body of 'Russian Rambo' flown homeAlexander Prokhorenko was battling to free the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra.
Body of 'Russian Rambo' flown home
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 15 hours ago
Alexander Prokhorenko was battling to free the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra. But he found himself surrounded by Islamic militants. He feared that he would be captured, tortured, killed and his body mutilated. He preferred to die with dignity. So... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Body of 'Russian Rambo' flown homeAlexander Prokhorenko was battling to free the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra.
Body of 'Russian Rambo' flown home
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 15 hours ago
Alexander Prokhorenko was battling to free the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra. But he found himself surrounded by Islamic militants. He feared that he would be captured, tortured, killed and his body mutilated. He preferred to die with dignity. So... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Body of 'Russian Rambo' flown home | News - Home Alexander Prokhorenko was battling to free the ancient Syrian c
Body of 'Russian Rambo' flown home
KTVZ Bend / Posted 15 hours ago
| News - Home Alexander Prokhorenko was battling to free the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra. But he found himself surrounded by Islamic militants. He feared that he would be captured, tortured, killed and his body... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Body of 'Russian Rambo' flown homeAlexander Prokhorenko was battling to free the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra.
Body of 'Russian Rambo' flown home
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 15 hours ago
Alexander Prokhorenko was battling to free the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra. But he found himself surrounded by Islamic militants. He feared that he would be captured, tortured, killed and his body mutilated. He preferred to die with dignity. So... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
Body of 'Russian Rambo' flown homeAlexander Prokhorenko was battling to free the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra.
Body of 'Russian Rambo' flown home
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 15 hours ago
Alexander Prokhorenko was battling to free the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra. But he found himself surrounded by Islamic militants. He feared that he would be captured, tortured, killed and his body mutilated. He preferred to die with dignity. So... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Body of 'Russian Rambo' flown homeAlexander Prokhorenko was battling to free the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra.
Body of 'Russian Rambo' flown home
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 15 hours ago
Alexander Prokhorenko was battling to free the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra. But he found himself surrounded by Islamic militants. He feared that he would be captured, tortured, killed and his body mutilated. He preferred to die with dignity. So... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Body of 'Russian Rambo' flown homeAlexander Prokhorenko was battling to free the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra.
Body of 'Russian Rambo' flown home
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 15 hours ago
Alexander Prokhorenko was battling to free the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra. But he found himself surrounded by Islamic militants. He feared that he would be captured, tortured, killed and his body mutilated. He preferred to die with dignity. So... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Body of 'Russian Rambo' flown homeAlexander Prokhorenko was battling to free the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra.
Body of 'Russian Rambo' flown home
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 15 hours ago
Alexander Prokhorenko was battling to free the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra. But he found himself surrounded by Islamic militants. He feared that he would be captured, tortured, killed and his body mutilated. He preferred to die with dignity. So... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Body of 'Russian Rambo' flown homeAlexander Prokhorenko was battling to free the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra.
Body of 'Russian Rambo' flown home
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 15 hours ago
Alexander Prokhorenko was battling to free the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra. But he found himself surrounded by Islamic militants. He feared that he would be captured, tortured, killed and his body mutilated. He preferred to die with dignity. So... Read more
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News 8000
Body of 'Russian Rambo' flown homeAlexander Prokhorenko was battling to free the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra.
Body of 'Russian Rambo' flown home
News 8000 / Posted 16 hours ago
Alexander Prokhorenko was battling to free the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra. But he found himself surrounded by Islamic militants. He feared that he would be captured, tortured, killed and his body mutilated. He preferred to die with dignity. So... Read more
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asianage
Historical amnesiaJohn Wayne’s birthday and un-make Rhodes’ statue is no different from the Islam
Historical amnesia
asianage / Posted 17 hours ago
John Wayne’s birthday and un-make Rhodes’ statue is no different from the Islamic State’s belief that the heritage of Palmyra must be smashed to dust, or the perception that a medieval temple forcibly converted to a mosque must be destroyed... Read more
17h
asianage
Historical amnesiaJohn Wayne’s birthday and un-make Rhodes’ statue is no different from the Islam
Historical amnesia
asianage / Posted 17 hours ago
John Wayne’s birthday and un-make Rhodes’ statue is no different from the Islamic State’s belief that the heritage of Palmyra must be smashed to dust, or the perception that a medieval temple forcibly converted to a mosque must be destroyed... Read more
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Daily Record
With Haunted History Trail, New York welcomes ghost huntersghost hunting as regular visitors, and it’s a different group,” said Kathryn Wo
With Haunted History Trail, New York welcomes ghost hunters
Daily Record / Posted 17 hours ago
ghost hunting as regular visitors, and it’s a different group,” said Kathryn Woodlock, a docent at the Museums of Historic Palmyra, whose main purpose is to showcase the Finger Lakes town’s connections to the Book of Mormon, Erie Canal, Underground... Read more
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Daily Mail
Body of man who ordered an airstrike on himself to be flown to Moscowin Syria is to be returned to Russia. Alexander Prokhorenko, who was dubbed th
Body of man who ordered an airstrike on himself to be flown to Moscow
Daily Mail / Posted 18 hours ago
in Syria is to be returned to Russia. Alexander Prokhorenko, who was dubbed the 'Russian Rambo', was battling to save Palmyra in March when his position was compromised and he feared he would be tortured. The 25-year-old decided to organise... Read more
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express
ISIS releases sick video of gun-toting children pledging death to the Westsuicide mission. In a separate propaganda video, ISIS filmed children as they
ISIS releases sick video of gun-toting children pledging death to the West
express / Posted 19 hours ago
suicide mission. In a separate propaganda video, ISIS filmed children as they slaughtered Syrian soldiers in the historic city of Palmyra. One by one, the soldiers were shot in the head as a baying crowd waving ISIS flags looked on.Related arti... Read more
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CNN
Body of 'Russian Rambo' flown hometo name the Gorodetskoy Middle School after Prokhorenko, Sputnik reported. Syr
Body of 'Russian Rambo' flown home
CNN / Posted 21 hours ago
to name the Gorodetskoy Middle School after Prokhorenko, Sputnik reported. Syrian engagement has proved costly for Russia Palmyra has since been liberated from ISIS' grip. On March 14 -- at least 10 days before Prokhorenko's death -- Putin... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Body of 'Russian Rambo' flown homeAlexander Prokhorenko was battling to free the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra.
Body of 'Russian Rambo' flown home
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 22 hours ago
Alexander Prokhorenko was battling to free the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra. But he found himself surrounded by Islamic militants. He feared that he would be captured, tortured, killed and his body mutilated. He preferred to die with dignity. So... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKTested Nurse Aide open house, 11 a.m., Adult Career Center at the Mahoning Coun
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted yesterday
Tested Nurse Aide open house, 11 a.m., Adult Career Center at the Mahoning County Career and Technical Center, 7300 N. Palmyra Road; register at 330-729-4100. COLUMBIANA TOPS 720, Presbyterian Church, weigh-ins, 9-9:35 a.m.;... Read more
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Deseret News
New Harmony: Simplicity and splendor, a marriage made in heaventhink the pageants of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints work that
New Harmony: Simplicity and splendor, a marriage made in heaven
Deseret News / Posted yesterday
think the pageants of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints work that way. The stunning sound and light shows in Palmyra, Mesa and Manti point us to the spiritual splendor of the kingdom, while the Savior’s universal gift circulates among... Read more
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Wayne Post
East Palmyra Christian School to hold Run for Reading Posted Apr. 29, 2016 at 3:28 PM The East Palmyra Christian School, 2023 E. P
East Palmyra Christian School to hold Run for Reading
Wayne Post / Posted yesterday
Posted Apr. 29, 2016 at 3:28 PM The East Palmyra Christian School, 2023 E. Palmyra-Port Gibson Road, will hold the annual Run for Reading Race at 8:30 a.m. May 7.The top male/female will win a... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Police ask for help finding woman who took a misplaced cell phonesearch warrant led to three arrests on meth related charges in Quincy on Tuesda
Police ask for help finding woman who took a misplaced cell phone
WGEM Quincy / Posted yesterday
search warrant led to three arrests on meth related charges in Quincy on Tuesday afternoon. Young girl attacked by dog at Palmyra motelYoung girl attacked by dog at Palmyra motel A 2-year-old girl was injured Friday night when she was attacked by... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Local teen drivers test their skills at 23rd annual Lancaster/Lebanon safe driving competitionsix Lancaster and Lebanon County high schools competed this year from Conestoga
Local teen drivers test their skills at 23rd annual Lancaster/Lebanon safe driving competition
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted yesterday
six Lancaster and Lebanon County high schools competed this year from Conestoga Valley, Ephrata, Lebanon, Manheim Central, Palmyra, and Solanco. The skills course is designed by members of Pennsylvania Motor Truck Association, an organization with... Read more
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Salem News
ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIESCareer and Technical Center is hosting a State Tested Nurse Aide (STNA) open ho
ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES
Salem News / Posted 2 days ago
Career and Technical Center is hosting a State Tested Nurse Aide (STNA) open house at 11 a.m. Monday at the school, 7300 N. Palmyra Road. Information will be provided about the STNA program beginning soon with Shepherd of the Valley which offers... Read more
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Reuters
Obama expects U.S. to admit 10,000 Syrian refugees this yearInternally displaced children run inside a refugee camp in Dana town after flee
Obama expects U.S. to admit 10,000 Syrian refugees this year
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
Internally displaced children run inside a refugee camp in Dana town after fleeing Palmyra, in northern Idlib province, Syria April 2, 2016. WASHINGTON President Barack Obama said on Thursday he expected the United States would meet a goal of... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Weekend Events: Arts in the Park, Bon Air Victorian Days, CrossOver Challengevisit http://www.maymont.org/herbsgalore. 12th annual CrossOver Challenge is S
Weekend Events: Arts in the Park, Bon Air Victorian Days, CrossOver Challenge
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 2 days ago
visit http://www.maymont.org/herbsgalore. 12th annual CrossOver Challenge is Saturday at Union Presbyterian Seminary 1311 Palmyra Avenue, Richmond. The annual road race includes a 15K, 5K, 1 Mile Run/Walk & Kids Fun Run and races start at 8:00 am.... Read more
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FabWags
Tatum Coffey Christian Hackenberg's Girlfriendarms, so shall we get to know Christian Hackenberg s girl Tatum Coffey? Christ
Tatum Coffey Christian Hackenberg's Girlfriend
FabWags / Posted 2 days ago
arms, so shall we get to know Christian Hackenberg s girl Tatum Coffey? Christian Hackenberg was born February 14, 1995 in Palmyra, Virginia the eldest son of former Lehigh volleyball player Nicole and former football player at Susquehanna and the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
The secret mosques opening their doors to LGBT Muslimsfootage emerged last December of Islamic State members pushing men convicted of
The secret mosques opening their doors to LGBT Muslims
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
footage emerged last December of Islamic State members pushing men convicted of "homosexuality" off buildings in Palmyra, Syria. Photo: America's first openly gay Imam, Daayiee Abdullah says there is nothing in the Quran that condemns... Read more
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Reuters
Islamic State turns to selling fish, cars to offset oil lossesfighters is seen on a motorbike after forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar
Islamic State turns to selling fish, cars to offset oil losses
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
fighters is seen on a motorbike after forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad recaptured the historic city of Palmyra, in Homs Governorate in this handout picture provided by SANA on March 27, 2016. BAGHDAD Islamic State earns... Read more
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The Atlantic
ISIS and the 'Loser Effect'gaining momentum and new recruits with each victory. But in recent weeks, Syria
ISIS and the 'Loser Effect'
The Atlantic / Posted 2 days ago
gaining momentum and new recruits with each victory. But in recent weeks, Syrian government forces liberated the city of Palmyra from ISIS, signifying a broader retreat for the extremist group over the past year. Can ISIS survive the label of... Read more
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International Business Times
Ancient Mosul museum artefacts destroyed by Isis recreated with 3D technology and tourist photos of Nirgul, god of the underworld. They will be exhibited along two other piece
Ancient Mosul museum artefacts destroyed by Isis recreated with 3D technology and tourist photos
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
of Nirgul, god of the underworld. They will be exhibited along two other pieces from the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra recreated by a similar initiative named NewPalmyra. Coughenour and Vincent said they are against using 3D printing... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Military buildup, fighting spells end of Syrian cease-fireredeployment of personnel has taken place recently, as contingents of the Syria
Military buildup, fighting spells end of Syrian cease-fire
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
redeployment of personnel has taken place recently, as contingents of the Syrian army and allied militias have moved from Palmyra to the vicinity of Aleppo. "The cease-fire was a cover, because the regime never committed to it since the start of... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Syrian cease-fire collapsing as sides bulk up at Alepporedeployment of personnel has taken place recently, as contingents of the Syria
Syrian cease-fire collapsing as sides bulk up at Aleppo
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
redeployment of personnel has taken place recently, as contingents of the Syrian army and allied militias have moved from Palmyra to the vicinity of Aleppo. "The cease-fire was a cover, because the regime never committed to it since the start of... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Military buildup, fighting spells end of Syrian cease-fireredeployment of personnel has taken place recently, as contingents of the Syria
Military buildup, fighting spells end of Syrian cease-fire
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
redeployment of personnel has taken place recently, as contingents of the Syrian army and allied militias have moved from Palmyra to the vicinity of Aleppo. “The cease-fire was a cover, because the regime never committed to it since the start of... Read more
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Kirksville Daily Express
Ameren estimates millions in new tax dollars from Mark Twain Transmission ProjectProject.The Mark Twain Transmission Project is a proposed 95-mile, 345,000-volt
Ameren estimates millions in new tax dollars from Mark Twain Transmission Project
Kirksville Daily Express / Posted 3 days ago
Project.The Mark Twain Transmission Project is a proposed 95-mile, 345,000-volt transmission line that would run from Palmyra, Mo., to Kirksville and then north to the Iowa-Missouri border. A ruling from the Missouri Public Service Commission,... Read more
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Kirksville Daily Express
PSC says county permission needed for Mark Twain Transmission Line; Adair County Commission says noAmeren Transmission Company of Illinois’ request for permission to construct a
PSC says county permission needed for Mark Twain Transmission Line; Adair County Commission says no
Kirksville Daily Express / Posted 3 days ago
Ameren Transmission Company of Illinois’ request for permission to construct a 95-mile, 345,000-volt transmission line from Palmyra, Mo., to Kirksville and north to the Missouri-Iowa border, but attached a condition that ATXI must receive consent... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Military buildup, fighting spells end of Syrian cease-fireredeployment of personnel has taken place recently, as contingents of the Syria
Military buildup, fighting spells end of Syrian cease-fire
Lake Placid News / Posted 3 days ago
redeployment of personnel has taken place recently, as contingents of the Syrian army and allied militias have moved from Palmyra to the vicinity of Aleppo. "The cease-fire was a cover, because the regime never committed to it since the start of... Read more
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Perth Now
‘Pass me a rocket, the bullets are hitting us’fighters are dead after Syrian government forces, backed by Russian air strikes
‘Pass me a rocket, the bullets are hitting us’
Perth Now / Posted 3 days ago
fighters are dead after Syrian government forces, backed by Russian air strikes, took back control of the ancient city of Palmyra in March. A number of anti-terrorist experts speculated it was the beginning of the end for the group which was... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Military buildup, fighting spells end of Syrian cease-fireredeployment of personnel has taken place recently, as contingents of the Syria
Military buildup, fighting spells end of Syrian cease-fire
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
redeployment of personnel has taken place recently, as contingents of the Syrian army and allied militias have moved from Palmyra to the vicinity of Aleppo. "The cease-fire was a cover, because the regime never committed to it since the start of... Read more
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Adelaide Now
‘Pass me a rocket, the bullets are hitting us’fighters are dead after Syrian government forces, backed by Russian air strikes
‘Pass me a rocket, the bullets are hitting us’
Adelaide Now / Posted 3 days ago
fighters are dead after Syrian government forces, backed by Russian air strikes, took back control of the ancient city of Palmyra in March. A number of anti-terrorist experts speculated it was the beginning of the end for the group which was... Read more
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