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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
County asks you to purge your spurgerun across situations where kids get into it and get rashes or rub it in their
County asks you to purge your spurge
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 29 minutes ago
run across situations where kids get into it and get rashes or rub it in their eye… It’s almost like having an ornamental poison ivy.” It’s also quite common, and since it’s present in many jurisdictions, hard to combat from the governmental end.... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Poison not best option to kill rodentsvultures – are rodents’ natural predators. If you actively protect them and the
Poison not best option to kill rodents
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 34 minutes ago
vultures – are rodents’ natural predators. If you actively protect them and their habitat, you won’t need to spend money on poisons and put desirable wildlife, pets and children at risk of accidental poisoning. Environmentally friendly tactics (such... Read more
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E! Online
The Originals Just Killed Off At Least One Major Characterthis season), but both women do add to the unfortunate female body count on TV
The Originals Just Killed Off At Least One Major Character
E! Online / Posted 5 hours ago
this season), but both women do add to the unfortunate female body count on TV as of late. Cami died due to Lucien's poison, with the gang failing to find a way to save her. At least fans were treated to one helluva episode for Klaus and... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Coventry's bad luck may be Super Rugby blessingand knows his position is vulnerable. "I know we haven't been winning games an
Coventry's bad luck may be Super Rugby blessing
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 hours ago
and knows his position is vulnerable. "I know we haven't been winning games and people think that the whole place is poison and everything's falling apart. It's just not like that," he told the BBC last week. "To be honest, they're [the... Read more
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CNBC
Let's see if you're brave enough to try these eye-watering hot saucesGhost pepper, habanero, jalapeno or bacon-laced — pick your poison. Whether us
Let's see if you're brave enough to try these eye-watering hot sauces
CNBC / Posted 7 hours ago
Ghost pepper, habanero, jalapeno or bacon-laced — pick your poison. Whether used on eggs, oysters or chicken wings, hot sauce is becoming a big deal. U.S. sales of the spicy condiment topped $600 million as a category in 2015, according to... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Arrest, motive announced in South Bend murdercampaign on Thursday. Pill drop off set in St. Joseph CountyPill drop off set
Arrest, motive announced in South Bend murder
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 7 hours ago
campaign on Thursday. Pill drop off set in St. Joseph CountyPill drop off set in St. Joseph County Over 1,100 calls to Poison Centers every day relate to kids getting their hands on adult medications. TRIAD of St. Joseph County will be holding... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Drugs 101 helps parents recognize warning signs of drug use in kidscampaign on Thursday. Pill drop off set in St. Joseph CountyPill drop off set
Drugs 101 helps parents recognize warning signs of drug use in kids
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 8 hours ago
campaign on Thursday. Pill drop off set in St. Joseph CountyPill drop off set in St. Joseph County Over 1,100 calls to Poison Centers every day relate to kids getting their hands on adult medications. TRIAD of St. Joseph County will be holding... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
Memaloose Hills a favorite hikeWell, there were a lot of signs along the sidewalk that warned the wary travele
Memaloose Hills a favorite hike
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 9 hours ago
Well, there were a lot of signs along the sidewalk that warned the wary traveler of the dangers of rattlesnakes and poison oak. No wonder so few people hike this trail. Janet and I put on our packs, determined to follow it back to the... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Disney World adding new location to host weddings in Magic Kingdomcampaign on Thursday. Pill drop off set in St. Joseph CountyPill drop off set
Disney World adding new location to host weddings in Magic Kingdom
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 10 hours ago
campaign on Thursday. Pill drop off set in St. Joseph CountyPill drop off set in St. Joseph County Over 1,100 calls to Poison Centers every day relate to kids getting their hands on adult medications. TRIAD of St. Joseph County will be holding... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Tenn. congressman pushes Homeland Security to counter ISIS messagemessage to some people who are sadly impressionable and have taken the bait," h
Tenn. congressman pushes Homeland Security to counter ISIS message
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 12 hours ago
message to some people who are sadly impressionable and have taken the bait," he said. "We want to make sure that bait is poison." ISIS runs a sophisticated social media and online network to spread its message and recruit young people to its... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
The shame of ivorythe death of a bull elephant in Tsavo National Park. Death was the result of a
The shame of ivory
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 13 hours ago
the death of a bull elephant in Tsavo National Park. Death was the result of a massive infection caused by a poacher’s poison dart—that had been festering in his body for months. They reflected on the cruelty currently being inflicted on... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Mitchell Schnurman: Deal for Oncor may fall apart after Texas bungles utility caseIs it too late to call in the cavalry? How about killing the poison pill? The
Mitchell Schnurman: Deal for Oncor may fall apart after Texas bungles utility case
Dallas Morning News / Posted 14 hours ago
Is it too late to call in the cavalry? How about killing the poison pill? The Hunt family’s $18 billion deal for Oncor is about to fall apart after Texas regulators bungled the case. Last month, they unanimously approved the purchase and cited its... Read more
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IGN
10 Best Pokemon: Fates Collide Cardsin any particular deck, but rather provides an easy counter for any deck that f
10 Best Pokemon: Fates Collide Cards
IGN / Posted 14 hours ago
in any particular deck, but rather provides an easy counter for any deck that fears Status Conditions. If Paralyze, Sleep, Poison, or, heaven forbid, Confusion ever become super popular and powerful, Chaos Tower will be there to keep them in check.... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Hackenberg Won't Stop Jets' Ongoing QB Carouseleven get a whiff of the latter title, the Jets are assuming and hoping he overc
Hackenberg Won't Stop Jets' Ongoing QB Carousel
Bleacher Report / Posted 15 hours ago
even get a whiff of the latter title, the Jets are assuming and hoping he overcomes a weakness that’s usually a quarterback poison pill: inaccuracy. Christian Hackenberg is the most Jetsiest Jetsing in awhile. Enjoy the 55% completion rates,... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
The week in pictures: February 13, 2016photographed by Zac Carney at Lighthouse Beach on Wednesday, packs a highly pow
The week in pictures: February 13, 2016
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 15 hours ago
photographed by Zac Carney at Lighthouse Beach on Wednesday, packs a highly powerful sting due to its ability to absorb the poison of bluebottles and recycle it. PORT MACQUARIE: Tom Berryman is back in the pool after being diagnosed with lymphoma... Read more
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Salon.com
Inside the right-wing lie factory: Secrets of a Koch-funded propaganda machine more insidious than Fox Newsphilanthropy and journalism, become the norm for the way in which news is conve
Inside the right-wing lie factory: Secrets of a Koch-funded propaganda machine more insidious than Fox News
Salon.com / Posted 15 hours ago
philanthropy and journalism, become the norm for the way in which news is conveyed in American democracy. Excerpted from “Poison Tea: How Big Oil and Big Tobacco Invented the Tea Party and Captured the GOP” by Jeff Nesbit. Published by St.... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Mitchell Schnurman: Will deadline kill major Texas utility deal or does Oncor get encore?Is it too late to call in the cavalry? How about killing the poison pill? The
Mitchell Schnurman: Will deadline kill major Texas utility deal or does Oncor get encore?
Dallas Morning News / Posted 15 hours ago
Is it too late to call in the cavalry? How about killing the poison pill? The Hunt family’s $18 billion deal for Oncor is about to fall apart after Texas regulators bungled the case. Last month, they unanimously approved the purchase and cited its... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Trail running with your four-legged best friendsure dogs are allowed,” he says. “It’s always good to have a leash on you.” Tr
Trail running with your four-legged best friend
Daily Chronicle / Posted 17 hours ago
sure dogs are allowed,” he says. “It’s always good to have a leash on you.” Trail dangers for dogs range from rattlesnakes to poison ivy and poison oak. Horses have the right of way, Low says, and mountain bikers ought to yield to hikers and runne... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Pet Connection: Dogs and cats on the caseCozy or noir? Thriller or mystery? Talking cat or working dog? Whatever your po
Pet Connection: Dogs and cats on the case
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 20 hours ago
Cozy or noir? Thriller or mystery? Talking cat or working dog? Whatever your poison in literary murder and mayhem, there’s a book for you. And chances are good that a dog or cat is a character in his own right, either as a four-footed detective or as... Read more
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Pitchfork
Prince / The New Power Generation: Diamonds and Pearls Album Reviewan indictment of greed, self-destruction, and the war machine—ending with the s
Prince / The New Power Generation: Diamonds and Pearls Album Review
Pitchfork / Posted 22 hours ago
an indictment of greed, self-destruction, and the war machine—ending with the stark image of a child shrouded in a cloud of poison gas. There is, of course, the title song—the twinkling locket-pop ballad that both Cam’ron and Lil Wayne eventually... Read more
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The Advocate
Is Michael Thomas a luxury for the Saints? Perhaps, but the receiving corps could use a boostmore explosive and harder to defend. It’s not hard to imagine a scenario where
Is Michael Thomas a luxury for the Saints? Perhaps, but the receiving corps could use a boost
The Advocate / Posted 22 hours ago
more explosive and harder to defend. It’s not hard to imagine a scenario where defensive coordinators are picking their poison when Thomas, Fleener and Cooks are on the field together. And that should also help take pressure off the... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Hospitals and bad service: Part 2local supermarket is open 24/7. They rarely make me wait, prices are low, there
Hospitals and bad service: Part 2
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 23 hours ago
local supermarket is open 24/7. They rarely make me wait, prices are low, there's plenty of choice, and they rarely poison me. That's what competition brings - if people pay with their own money. John Stossel is host of "Stossel" on Fox... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Stossel: Market competition would make hospitals cheaper, betterlocal supermarket is open 24/7. They rarely make me wait, prices are low, there
Stossel: Market competition would make hospitals cheaper, better
Daily Chronicle / Posted 23 hours ago
local supermarket is open 24/7. They rarely make me wait, prices are low, there’s plenty of choice, and they rarely poison me. That’s what competition brings – if people pay with their own money. • John Stossel is host of “Stossel” on Fox... Read more
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The Advocate
Nick Underhill’s analysis: Is Michael Thomas a luxury for the Saints? Perhaps, but the receiving corps could use a boostoffense more explosive and harder to defend. It’s not hard to imagine a scenari
Nick Underhill’s analysis: Is Michael Thomas a luxury for the Saints? Perhaps, but the receiving corps could use a boost
The Advocate / Posted 23 hours ago
offense more explosive and harder to defend. It’s not hard to imagine a scenario where defensive coordinators are picking their poison when Thomas, Fleener and Cooks are on the field together. And that should also help take pressure off the defe... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Hawaii selects businesses for medical pot but excludes actorreleased a report Monday, April 18, 2016 detailing changes in everything from p
Hawaii selects businesses for medical pot but excludes actor
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
released a report Monday, April 18, 2016 detailing changes in everything from pot arrests to tax collections to calls to Poison Control. The most striking statistic wasn’t a change at all, but the fact that surveys indicate marijuana use by... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Polman: Sanders needs to face reality of Democratic racecelebrity dilettantes — that’s when we’ll truly begin to know whether he’s doin
Polman: Sanders needs to face reality of Democratic race
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted yesterday
celebrity dilettantes — that’s when we’ll truly begin to know whether he’s doing everything in his power to kill the Trump poison before it fatally infects this country. Dick Polman is the national political columnist at NewsWorks/WHYY in... Read more
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The Hindu
Security guard ends lifeDepressed over not getting a bride, a 30-year-old man ended his life by consumi
Security guard ends life
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
Depressed over not getting a bride, a 30-year-old man ended his life by consuming poison at Yamaluru on Thursday. The deceased has been identified as Paramesh, a resident of Yamaluru, who was a security guard at a private firm. Paramesh was found... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Nearly 20 arrested in Houma drug roundupof heroin or methamphetamine, police records show. "Those are the ones that's
Nearly 20 arrested in Houma drug roundup
The Houma Courier / Posted yesterday
of heroin or methamphetamine, police records show. "Those are the ones that's polluting our neighborhoods with this poison," Police Chief Dana Coleman said. "We wanted to send a message that if you're dealing drugs within the city of Houma,... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
20 Phoenix local music picks for May 2016the album to the lo-fi psychobilly swagger of a final track called "14th Floor,
20 Phoenix local music picks for May 2016
The Arizona Republic / Posted yesterday
the album to the lo-fi psychobilly swagger of a final track called "14th Floor," the Rebel Set's first full-length effort, "Poison Arrow," effortlessly lived up to the promise of the band name (a B-movie reference) and album art based on "The Man... Read more
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ajc.com
Ga. poison control director: Detergent pods ‘like magnets to...Colorful laundry detergent pods look like candy to kids. The director of Georg
Ga. poison control director: Detergent pods ‘like magnets to...
ajc.com / Posted yesterday
Colorful laundry detergent pods look like candy to kids. The director of Georgia Poison Control, Dr. Gary Lopez, told Channel 2 Action News the number of Georgia children getting sick from ingesting detergent pods has tripled over the past four... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Officials to WNY: 'Clean out your medicine cabinet'prescription pain pills in your medicine cabinet, US Attorney William Hochul ha
Officials to WNY: 'Clean out your medicine cabinet'
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted yesterday
prescription pain pills in your medicine cabinet, US Attorney William Hochul has a warning for you. "These drugs are poison. They’re the equivalent of loaded handguns and you need to get them out of the house.” Drug treatment specialist... Read more
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WRAL Sports Fan
UNC's Turner offers talent, character to lucky NFL franchise-- Turner learned not to waste mental energy on things beyond his power. "I co
UNC's Turner offers talent, character to lucky NFL franchise
WRAL Sports Fan / Posted yesterday
-- Turner learned not to waste mental energy on things beyond his power. "I couldn't control what guys before me did to poison the program and paint it in this negative light, and neither could any of the other guys around me,” Turner said. “All... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Up a creek, with a paddle: Desert kayakers chase the watergot back in the boats, ran a big waterfall as it was getting dark. They were in
Up a creek, with a paddle: Desert kayakers chase the water
The Arizona Republic / Posted yesterday
got back in the boats, ran a big waterfall as it was getting dark. They were in a tight canyon, an arboretum of oak, pine, poison oak, which made it tough to find a place to camp. “We went well into the night,” Howard said. “It got dark at 9:30... Read more
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WMUR New Hampshire
Kidnapping defendant wants record purged of other casespectacle, defame (his) reputation and prejudice his potential jury pool." Kib
Kidnapping defendant wants record purged of other case
WMUR New Hampshire / Posted yesterday
spectacle, defame (his) reputation and prejudice his potential jury pool." Kibby said the purpose of the charges was to poison the outcome of his pending trial on unrelated criminal allegations. Kibby is charged with kidnapping a 14-year-old... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Mitchell Schnurman: It’s the moment of truth for Hunt-Oncor dealIs it too late to call in the cavalry? How about killing the poison pill? The
Mitchell Schnurman: It’s the moment of truth for Hunt-Oncor deal
Dallas Morning News / Posted yesterday
Is it too late to call in the cavalry? How about killing the poison pill? The Hunt family’s $18 billion deal for Oncor is about to fall apart after Texas regulators bungled the case. Last month, they unanimously approved the purchase and cited its... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
10 Cloverfield Lane movie review: The blueness of the invisible skyWithin a second, we share her vantage point: a murderous alien spaceship floats
10 Cloverfield Lane movie review: The blueness of the invisible sky
Decclan Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Within a second, we share her vantage point: a murderous alien spaceship floats in the horizon, letting off wafts of green poison into the dusk sky. This is a remarkable turn of events, but it isn’t merely just that (a “turn of events” is a routine... Read more
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Mashable
More tigers have been poached in India this year than in all of 2015medicine, while the wild cat's pelts are bought and sold as luxury goods. The s
More tigers have been poached in India this year than in all of 2015
Mashable / Posted yesterday
medicine, while the wild cat's pelts are bought and sold as luxury goods. The society reports that poachers commonly use poison, electrocution, steel traps and guns to kill their prey. The census comes about a year after a report suggested that... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Georgia children getting sick from laundry pods triplesThe director of Georgia Poison Center told Channel 2 Action News they had recei
Georgia children getting sick from laundry pods triples
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted yesterday
The director of Georgia Poison Center told Channel 2 Action News they had received dozens of emergency calls in recent months of children eating laundry detergent pods.ATLANTA — Doctors at the Georgia Poison Center say the message of how dangerous... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
The Best Low-Maintenance, Pet-Friendly Houseplantsor they just require too much maintenance. Recently, though, I vowed to finally
The Best Low-Maintenance, Pet-Friendly Houseplants
Lifehacker Australia / Posted yesterday
or they just require too much maintenance. Recently, though, I vowed to finally bring some greenery into my space without poisoning my pets. Here are some solid options I found. Illustration by Fruzsina Kuhári. The key is to just find a few... Read more
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Calgary Sun
stream captures family of bald eagles devouring catseveral arguments to make their case. Roaming cats prey on birds and can get sl
stream captures family of bald eagles devouring cat
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
several arguments to make their case. Roaming cats prey on birds and can get slammed by trucks, they say, and might eat rat poison or lap up anti-freeze. Here's another one, and it was broadcast live for all to see: They can be devoured -- by... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
How the South Side elected the state's first Asian-American lawmakera daily political newsletter, and CapitolFax.com. More Rich Miller:• Springfie
How the South Side elected the state's first Asian-American lawmaker
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted yesterday
a daily political newsletter, and CapitolFax.com. More Rich Miller:• Springfield makes progress on deadlock, but it's like pulling teeth• How do Bruce Rauner and Michael Madigan want to be remembered?• This time, Rauner bottles up his poison... Read more
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The Atlantic
Zika Needed an Ounce of Prevention: It Didn't Get Itvirus’s severity, Republicans balk at the idea of expanding public-health fundi
Zika Needed an Ounce of Prevention: It Didn't Get It
The Atlantic / Posted yesterday
virus’s severity, Republicans balk at the idea of expanding public-health funding and executive spending, or they propose “poison-pill” measures—such as raiding the Ebola fund—as counterproductive solutions. Congress seems relatively lukewarm about... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Court was right to find parents guilty in son's meningitis death(with its ridiculous core belief that diluting medicine in water makes it stron
Court was right to find parents guilty in son's meningitis death
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
(with its ridiculous core belief that diluting medicine in water makes it stronger) to the rejection of vaccines as poison – much of it promoted by ‘alternative’ practitioners such as naturopaths and chiropractors, and high-profile crackpots... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Lawmakers override LePage's veto of bill that would provide access to life-saving overdose medicationcrisis, we must get to the root causes of the problem. We must ramp up our inte
Lawmakers override LePage's veto of bill that would provide access to life-saving overdose medication
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted yesterday
crisis, we must get to the root causes of the problem. We must ramp up our interdiction efforts against those bringing this poison into our state." He also stated that "Naxolone doesn't truly saves lives; it merely extends them until the next... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
A French survivor becomes a legendary photojournalist | Danielle Berrinpurchased a remedy from the local pharmacy, but the medicine had been contamina
A French survivor becomes a legendary photojournalist | Danielle Berrin
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted yesterday
purchased a remedy from the local pharmacy, but the medicine had been contaminated on the black market, probably with rat poison, and promptly killed her. Dauman returned from school one day to find an ambulance outside their apartment. “I just... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Congress accuses BJP of double standards over Tricolour in NIT SrinagarCongress member said while criticising BJP and organisations related to it. He
Congress accuses BJP of double standards over Tricolour in NIT Srinagar
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
Congress member said while criticising BJP and organisations related to it. He alleged that the BJP was “sowing seeds of poison” in educational institutions of the country. Prabhat Jha (BJP) raised the issue of spread of cancer among children in... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Namibia, African: Walking with wild baboonsway, they show visitors which trees they make their spears and arrows from – an
Namibia, African: Walking with wild baboons
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
way, they show visitors which trees they make their spears and arrows from – and which leaves to chew to extract the deadly poison they use for the tips. Namibia is a huge country, well over twice the size of Germany, with the oldest desert in the... Read more
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The Courier
Namibia, African: Walking with wild baboonsway, they show visitors which trees they make their spears and arrows from – an
Namibia, African: Walking with wild baboons
The Courier / Posted yesterday
way, they show visitors which trees they make their spears and arrows from – and which leaves to chew to extract the deadly poison they use for the tips. Namibia is a huge country, well over twice the size of Germany, with the oldest desert in the... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Namibia, African: Walking with wild baboonsway, they show visitors which trees they make their spears and arrows from – an
Namibia, African: Walking with wild baboons
Northern Daily Leader / Posted yesterday
way, they show visitors which trees they make their spears and arrows from – and which leaves to chew to extract the deadly poison they use for the tips. Namibia is a huge country, well over twice the size of Germany, with the oldest desert in the... Read more
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The Young Witness
Namibia, African: Walking with wild baboonsway, they show visitors which trees they make their spears and arrows from – an
Namibia, African: Walking with wild baboons
The Young Witness / Posted yesterday
way, they show visitors which trees they make their spears and arrows from – and which leaves to chew to extract the deadly poison they use for the tips. Namibia is a huge country, well over twice the size of Germany, with the oldest desert in the... Read more
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