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Tribune Chronicle
Pauline O. RosePolly, as she preferred to be known, was born Feb. 24, 1923, in Jackson Center,
Pauline O. Rose
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 5 hours ago
Polly, as she preferred to be known, was born Feb. 24, 1923, in Jackson Center, Pa., to Ernest and Edna Hill Orr. She graduated from Mercer High School and Slippery Rock State Teachers College in 1943. Following graduation, she became a teacher at a... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
THOMAS J. (JOE) SANDERSis survived by his wife Patricia; his children, Tom (Cathy) Sanders, Aberdeen,
THOMAS J. (JOE) SANDERS
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 7 hours ago
is survived by his wife Patricia; his children, Tom (Cathy) Sanders, Aberdeen, Wash.; Scott (Michelle) Sanders, Des Moines; Polly Sanders, Fort Dodge; and two grandchildren, Kellen and Logan Sanders. He is preceded in death by his parents and a... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Best quotes from Obama's speech at African-American museum openingbefore she refused to give up her seat on a bus in Montgomery, Ala., in 1955; a
Best quotes from Obama's speech at African-American museum opening
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 8 hours ago
before she refused to give up her seat on a bus in Montgomery, Ala., in 1955; a bill of sale for a 16-year-old girl named Polly, who was transferred between owners in 1835 for $600; and shackles used to restrain slaves in the holds of ships on the... Read more
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express
Paranoid's Polly Walker: I like playing a troublemakerof actors have admitted growing up dreaming of winning an Oscar, an Emmy, a Ton
Paranoid's Polly Walker: I like playing a troublemaker
express / Posted 12 hours ago
of actors have admitted growing up dreaming of winning an Oscar, an Emmy, a Tony or some such prestigious award. Not Polly Walker. When she was nominated for a Golden Globe in 2005 for best performance by an actress in a television drama, her... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Area golf scorecard2. B.J. Murphy 202, 3. Mary Brewer 203. Flight 8, 1. Maggie Vann 206, 2. Kathy
Area golf scorecard
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 13 hours ago
2. B.J. Murphy 202, 3. Mary Brewer 203. Flight 8, 1. Maggie Vann 206, 2. Kathy Sweezy 210, 3. Toyoko Odom 221. Flight 9, 1. Polly Wise 221, 2. Dory Padolina 224, 3. Betty Gurney 237. San Jose: Senior club championship — Mid-Amateur division, gross,... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
New African-American museum 'belongs to all'before she refused to give up her seat on a bus in Montgomery, Ala., in 1955; a
New African-American museum 'belongs to all'
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 13 hours ago
before she refused to give up her seat on a bus in Montgomery, Ala., in 1955; a bill of sale for a 16-year-old girl named Polly, who was transferred between owners in 1835 for $600; and shackles used to restrain slaves in the holds of ships on the... Read more
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CBC.ca
100 years in the making: Inside Washington's museum of African-American historycard for a slave dealer from Memphis, Tenn. There is an 1835 bill of sale for a
100 years in the making: Inside Washington's museum of African-American history
CBC.ca / Posted 14 hours ago
card for a slave dealer from Memphis, Tenn. There is an 1835 bill of sale for a 16-year-old enslaved girl named Polly for $600 US. Civil rights icon Rosa Parks was working on this dress at home in 1955 on the day she was arrested after... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
New African-American museum 'belongs to all'before she refused to give up her seat on a bus in Montgomery, Ala., in 1955; a
New African-American museum 'belongs to all'
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 14 hours ago
before she refused to give up her seat on a bus in Montgomery, Ala., in 1955; a bill of sale for a 16-year-old girl named Polly, who was transferred between owners in 1835 for $600; and shackles used to restrain slaves in the holds of ships on the... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Obama: New African-American museum 'belongs to all'before she refused to give up her seat on a bus in Montgomery, Ala., in 1955; a
Obama: New African-American museum 'belongs to all'
The Arizona Republic / Posted 16 hours ago
before she refused to give up her seat on a bus in Montgomery, Ala., in 1955; a bill of sale for a 16-year-old girl named Polly, who was transferred between owners in 1835 for $600; and shackles used to restrain slaves in the holds of ships on the... Read more
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USA Today
New African-American museum 'belongs to all'before she refused to give up her seat on a bus in Montgomery, Ala., in 1955; a
New African-American museum 'belongs to all'
USA Today / Posted 16 hours ago
before she refused to give up her seat on a bus in Montgomery, Ala., in 1955; a bill of sale for a 16-year-old girl named Polly, who was transferred between owners in 1835 for $600; and shackles used to restrain slaves in the holds of ships on the... Read more
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USA Today
Best quotes from Obama's speech at museum openingbefore she refused to give up her seat on a bus in Montgomery, Ala., in 1955; a
Best quotes from Obama's speech at museum opening
USA Today / Posted 16 hours ago
before she refused to give up her seat on a bus in Montgomery, Ala., in 1955; a bill of sale for a 16-year-old girl named Polly, who was transferred between owners in 1835 for $600; and shackles used to restrain slaves in the holds of ships on the... Read more
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Aljazeera
US: First African American museum opens its doorsup her seat on a segregated bus, abolitionist Harriet Tubman's hymn book, a $60
US: First African American museum opens its doors
Aljazeera / Posted 17 hours ago
up her seat on a segregated bus, abolitionist Harriet Tubman's hymn book, a $600 bill of sale for a teenage girl called Polly, and the coffin of Emmett Till, a teenager whose brutal murder in Mississippi in 1955 mobilised the Civil Rights... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Looking back on Nirvana's 'Nevermind' 25 years laterin Kurt Cobain's voice and the acoustic instruments that add texture and shade
Looking back on Nirvana's 'Nevermind' 25 years later
Hartford Courant / Posted 21 hours ago
in Kurt Cobain's voice and the acoustic instruments that add texture and shade to "Something in the Way," the harrowing "Polly" and the towering "Lithium." Like the Pixies, Nirvana has a gift for blasting the listener right between the ears with... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Give a hoot about art1920s, with a special focus on the town’s early history. Also featured on this
Give a hoot about art
The Patriot Ledger / Posted yesterday
1920s, with a special focus on the town’s early history. Also featured on this year's tour is the childhood home of artist Polly Thayer Starr, restored by the Norwell Visiting Nurse Association. Tickets for the house tour are $35 in advance and $40... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Black American journey finally enshrined in national museumthe Atlantic Ocean from the African continent to the Americas. A bill of sale f
Black American journey finally enshrined in national museum
Daily Chronicle / Posted yesterday
the Atlantic Ocean from the African continent to the Americas. A bill of sale for an enslaved 16-year-old girl named Polly, who was sold for $600 in Arkansas in 1835. A segregated Southern Railway passenger car that would have passed through... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Archive: Nirvana's 'Nevermind' reverberates 10 years after its releasewhich sounded like a runaway roller-coaster ride that ends in the destruction o
Archive: Nirvana's 'Nevermind' reverberates 10 years after its release
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
which sounded like a runaway roller-coaster ride that ends in the destruction of the amusement park; the eerily subdued "Polly," a harrowing anti-rape theme, sung from the vantage of a rapist; and the elegaic "Something in the Way," which... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Looking back on Nirvana's 'Nevermind' 25 years laterin Kurt Cobain's voice and the acoustic instruments that add texture and shade
Looking back on Nirvana's 'Nevermind' 25 years later
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
in Kurt Cobain's voice and the acoustic instruments that add texture and shade to "Something in the Way," the harrowing "Polly" and the towering "Lithium." Like the Pixies, Nirvana has a gift for blasting the listener right between the ears with... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Man critical after being shot in Joburg CBDparamedics arrived on scene and found that a vehicle had come to a standstill i
Man critical after being shot in Joburg CBD
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted yesterday
paramedics arrived on scene and found that a vehicle had come to a standstill in front of a building‚ close to Polly Street. “The driver of the vehicle was found slumped over the passenger seat‚” said ER24 spokesperson Chitra Bodasing... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Man shot in car in Joburg CBDlegs due to his injuries, paramedics said. He was found slumped on the back se
Man shot in car in Joburg CBD
News 24 South Africa / Posted yesterday
legs due to his injuries, paramedics said. He was found slumped on the back seat of the vehicle in front of a building in Polly Street, ER24 spokesperson Chitra Bodasing Harduth. His car radio and belongs had been taken from the vehicle. He was... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Saratoga County man faces prison after threatening girlfriend with pistolPaul Trifilo, 48, of 81 North Shore Road, Hadley, was sentenced Sept. 15 by Cou
Saratoga County man faces prison after threatening girlfriend with pistol
The Leader-Herald / Posted yesterday
Paul Trifilo, 48, of 81 North Shore Road, Hadley, was sentenced Sept. 15 by County Court Judge Polly A. Hoye to the prison time, as a second-felony offender. An order of protection was also granted for his victim, as part of a plea arrangement. The... Read more
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Billboard
Kurt Cobain Shares Favorite Bands, Views on Vanilla Ice in 25-Year Old Rediscovered Interviewfor two years. In fact, two of the songs were written three years ago, before t
Kurt Cobain Shares Favorite Bands, Views on Vanilla Ice in 25-Year Old Rediscovered Interview
Billboard / Posted yesterday
for two years. In fact, two of the songs were written three years ago, before the Bleach album.” Which two are they? “’Polly’ [very long pause]. Um. [very long pause]. ‘Polly’ and…[inaudible]. Oh, lyrics, that’s what you were asking... Read more
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Billboard
'Nevermind' at 25: Why Nirvana's Breakthrough Was (And Wasn't) Revolutionarybeing amazing, the lyrics hinted at Kurt’s sarcastic humor (“Sell the kids for
'Nevermind' at 25: Why Nirvana's Breakthrough Was (And Wasn't) Revolutionary
Billboard / Posted yesterday
being amazing, the lyrics hinted at Kurt’s sarcastic humor (“Sell the kids for food”), dark fascinations (the whole of “Polly”), fears of normality (“I don’t care, I don’t care, I don’t care, I don’t care”), contempt for humanity (“gotta find a... Read more
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express
Jewellers donate £40,000 worth of necklaces, earrings and gems to raise money for refugeesdonations.” The auction – hosted on the Auction For Aid Facebook page –also fe
Jewellers donate £40,000 worth of necklaces, earrings and gems to raise money for refugees
express / Posted yesterday
donations.” The auction – hosted on the Auction For Aid Facebook page –also features donations from jewellers such as Polly Wales, Jo Hayes Ward, Ruth Tomlinson, Shimmel Madden and Orkney-based Alison Moore. Alison said: “The refugee crisis... Read more
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Variety
ITV Orders Up Second Season of Glittery Royal Drama ‘Victoria’for ‘Victoria,’” said Kevin Lygo, ITV’s director of television, who announced t
ITV Orders Up Second Season of Glittery Royal Drama ‘Victoria’
Variety / Posted yesterday
for ‘Victoria,’” said Kevin Lygo, ITV’s director of television, who announced the re-commission Friday with head of drama Polly Hill. The new season will also see Paul Frift return as producer. Goodwin will serve as executive producer alongside... Read more
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Horse and Hound
Bruises — and other things you swiftly encounter when you sign up for a charity racestart to hit home as race day approaches and the hours of riding out start to t
Bruises — and other things you swiftly encounter when you sign up for a charity race
Horse and Hound / Posted yesterday
start to hit home as race day approaches and the hours of riding out start to take their toll. As H&H’s hunting editor Polly Portwin gears up for the Countryside Alliance Charity Race at Aintree on 23 October, she looks at some of things she... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
ITV Orders Second Season of 'Victoria'season debuts in January, stars Jenna Coleman. ITV is bringing back Victoria f
ITV Orders Second Season of 'Victoria'
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 2 days ago
season debuts in January, stars Jenna Coleman. ITV is bringing back Victoria for a second season. ITV's head of drama Polly Hill and director of television Kevin Lygo announced the news on Friday. The drama from screenwriter Daisy Goodwin and... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
EMMETT J. COONEYsister, Jeanette Cooney of Johnston; father and mother-in-law, Don and Shirley
EMMETT J. COONEY
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 2 days ago
sister, Jeanette Cooney of Johnston; father and mother-in-law, Don and Shirley Doolittle of Duncombe; sisters-in-law, Polly Doolittle (Ladd Ventling) of Webster City and Tricia Bird and husband Bill of Webster City; brother-in-law, Dan... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
New African American museum opens in D.C.and the lowest of the lows, like tiny shackles used on children or an 1835 bill
New African American museum opens in D.C.
WWLP Springfield / Posted 2 days ago
and the lowest of the lows, like tiny shackles used on children or an 1835 bill of sale for a 16-year-old girl called Polly. The museum is still putting on the finishing touches, but for a project that began with zero artifacts, the debut... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Jim Calhoun packs hall for Farnam House breakfastPaolillo Jr., a longtime member of the New Haven Board of Alders and Majority L
Jim Calhoun packs hall for Farnam House breakfast
The Register Citizen / Posted 2 days ago
Paolillo Jr., a longtime member of the New Haven Board of Alders and Majority Leader since 2012, presented with the Polly Sweeten Excellence in Sports Award for his involvement with Farnam House. Among Paolillo’s volunteer work in other... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Jim Calhoun packs hall for Farnam House breakfastPaolillo Jr., a longtime member of the New Haven Board of Alders and Majority L
Jim Calhoun packs hall for Farnam House breakfast
The Middletown Press / Posted 2 days ago
Paolillo Jr., a longtime member of the New Haven Board of Alders and Majority Leader since 2012, presented with the Polly Sweeten Excellence in Sports Award for his involvement with Farnam House. Among Paolillo’s volunteer work in other... Read more
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The Washington Times
15-old Chicago boy’s burned body found in trash can, family says: ‘This life did matter’behaved and always respected his curfew. “Once I realized he didn’t come in on
15-old Chicago boy’s burned body found in trash can, family says: ‘This life did matter’
The Washington Times / Posted 2 days ago
behaved and always respected his curfew. “Once I realized he didn’t come in on his curfew, I knew something was wrong,” Polly Sykes, the victim’s mother, told ABC. Ms. Sykes appeared at a vigil Tuesday evening with Chicago Survivors crisis... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Black American journey finally enshrined in national museumthe Atlantic Ocean from the African continent to the Americas. A bill of sale f
Black American journey finally enshrined in national museum
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
the Atlantic Ocean from the African continent to the Americas. A bill of sale for an enslaved 16-year-old girl named Polly, who was sold for $600 in Arkansas in 1835. A segregated Southern Railway passenger car that would have passed through... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Polly McCabe TransformedPregnant and parenting parents will not longer attend a separate New Haven high
Polly McCabe Transformed
New Haven Independent / Posted 2 days ago
Pregnant and parenting parents will not longer attend a separate New Haven high school called the Polly McCabe Center. But they will still get the comprehensive help Polly McCabe offers — at other schools they attend. As of this year, Polly McCabe... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Charging stations: Big win for ferry ridersin his own cell phone as a test run. After our reports, Mayor Bill de Blasio s
Charging stations: Big win for ferry riders
Staten Island Advance / Posted 2 days ago
in his own cell phone as a test run. After our reports, Mayor Bill de Blasio spoke with Transportation Commissioner Polly Trottenberg about the issue. He agreed electrical outlets and charging stations were amenities ferry riders should... Read more
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BC Local News
What's On: C.R. Avery pays homage to unsung heroinesthe role of Peppa Pig live on stage. “Everyone gets the chance to jump in mudd
What's On: C.R. Avery pays homage to unsung heroines
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
the role of Peppa Pig live on stage. “Everyone gets the chance to jump in muddy puddles with Peppa and sing along with Polly Parrot. Fans at each show can be seen singing and dancing in the aisles.” The live show features a lively blend of... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
What's On: C.R. Avery pays homage to unsung heroinesthe role of Peppa Pig live on stage. “Everyone gets the chance to jump in mudd
What's On: C.R. Avery pays homage to unsung heroines
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 3 days ago
the role of Peppa Pig live on stage. “Everyone gets the chance to jump in muddy puddles with Peppa and sing along with Polly Parrot. Fans at each show can be seen singing and dancing in the aisles.” The live show features a lively blend of... Read more
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The Ham&High Network
‘Inspirational’ celebrations for Waterlow Park 125th anniversary2016 Lark In The Park, celebrating 125 years of Waterlow Park 17.09.16. Crowds
‘Inspirational’ celebrations for Waterlow Park 125th anniversary
The Ham&High Network / Posted 3 days ago
2016 Lark In The Park, celebrating 125 years of Waterlow Park 17.09.16. Crowds enjoy the events on the main stage. Polly Hancock Revellers of all ages descended on Waterlow Park on Saturday to celebrate its glorious 125-year history Lark... Read more
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New Times San Luis Obispo
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CAaudience surrounds a performance, from all sides. Gidion’s Knot tells the story
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CA
New Times San Luis Obispo / Posted 3 days ago
audience surrounds a performance, from all sides. Gidion’s Knot tells the story of a mother (Elizabeth Stuart) and teacher (Polly Firestone Walker) meeting about the actions of the mother’s son. The play is full of argument and emotion, Philpot... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Killer of burned boy, 15, under control of devil, Chicago woman sayslooking for whoever's responsible. "Once I realized my son didn't come in on h
Killer of burned boy, 15, under control of devil, Chicago woman says
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 3 days ago
looking for whoever's responsible. "Once I realized my son didn't come in on his curfew, I knew something was wrong," said Polly Sykes, the boy’s mom. He was just an average 15-year-old boy who loved dogs and wanted to join his high school swim... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Killer of burned boy, 15, under control of devil, Chicago woman sayslooking for whoever's responsible. "Once I realized my son didn't come in on h
Killer of burned boy, 15, under control of devil, Chicago woman says
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 3 days ago
looking for whoever's responsible. "Once I realized my son didn't come in on his curfew, I knew something was wrong," said Polly Sykes, the boy’s mom. He was just an average 15-year-old boy who loved dogs and wanted to join his high school swim... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Heavy Wallet, Unloving Heartmuch that he sees no value in the relationship anymore and may even end it." A
Heavy Wallet, Unloving Heart
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
much that he sees no value in the relationship anymore and may even end it." A case of extended options But according to Polly Nuwagaba, a relationship counsellor, men tend to look at having more money as a measure of options. Nuwagaba says when... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Killer of burned boy, 15, under control of devil, Chicago woman sayslooking for whoever's responsible. "Once I realized my son didn't come in on h
Killer of burned boy, 15, under control of devil, Chicago woman says
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 3 days ago
looking for whoever's responsible. "Once I realized my son didn't come in on his curfew, I knew something was wrong," said Polly Sykes, the boy’s mom. He was just an average 15-year-old boy who loved dogs and wanted to join his high school swim... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Killer of burned boy, 15, under control of devil, Chicago woman sayslooking for whoever's responsible. "Once I realized my son didn't come in on h
Killer of burned boy, 15, under control of devil, Chicago woman says
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 3 days ago
looking for whoever's responsible. "Once I realized my son didn't come in on his curfew, I knew something was wrong," said Polly Sykes, the boy’s mom. He was just an average 15-year-old boy who loved dogs and wanted to join his high school swim... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Killer of burned boy, 15, under control of devil, Chicago woman sayslooking for whoever's responsible. "Once I realized my son didn't come in on h
Killer of burned boy, 15, under control of devil, Chicago woman says
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 3 days ago
looking for whoever's responsible. "Once I realized my son didn't come in on his curfew, I knew something was wrong," said Polly Sykes, the boy’s mom. He was just an average 15-year-old boy who loved dogs and wanted to join his high school swim... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Killer of burned boy, 15, under control of devil, Chicago woman sayslooking for whoever's responsible. "Once I realized my son didn't come in on h
Killer of burned boy, 15, under control of devil, Chicago woman says
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 3 days ago
looking for whoever's responsible. "Once I realized my son didn't come in on his curfew, I knew something was wrong," said Polly Sykes, the boy’s mom. He was just an average 15-year-old boy who loved dogs and wanted to join his high school swim... Read more
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Daily Mail
Kelly Osbourne goes make-up free as she carries little dog at airporther look with a long black jacket, top and baggy trousers. But few would argue
Kelly Osbourne goes make-up free as she carries little dog at airport
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
her look with a long black jacket, top and baggy trousers. But few would argue her ultimate accessory was her lapdog Polly, the adorable Pomeranian seemingly having a great time being carried around by her master. Joining the Culture Club?... Read more
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Slate
The Untold Story of Addy Walker, a Trailblazing Historical Icon, a Former Slave, and a Dollwho was a librarian and scholar at Howard University and specialized in the sto
The Untold Story of Addy Walker, a Trailblazing Historical Icon, a Former Slave, and a Doll
Slate / Posted 3 days ago
who was a librarian and scholar at Howard University and specialized in the stories of black women. According to Polly Athan, who served as Pleasant Company’s in-house research coordinator, it was the board that made the decision to set... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Killer of burned boy, 15, under control of devil, Chicago woman sayslooking for whoever's responsible. "Once I realized my son didn't come in on h
Killer of burned boy, 15, under control of devil, Chicago woman says
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 3 days ago
looking for whoever's responsible. "Once I realized my son didn't come in on his curfew, I knew something was wrong," said Polly Sykes, the boy’s mom. He was just an average 15-year-old boy who loved dogs and wanted to join his high school swim... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Killer of burned boy, 15, under control of devil, Chicago woman sayslooking for whoever's responsible. "Once I realized my son didn't come in on h
Killer of burned boy, 15, under control of devil, Chicago woman says
Hawaii News Now / Posted 3 days ago
looking for whoever's responsible. "Once I realized my son didn't come in on his curfew, I knew something was wrong," said Polly Sykes, the boy’s mom. He was just an average 15-year-old boy who loved dogs and wanted to join his high school swim... Read more
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WALB Albany
Killer of burned boy, 15, under control of devil, Chicago woman sayslooking for whoever's responsible. "Once I realized my son didn't come in on h
Killer of burned boy, 15, under control of devil, Chicago woman says
WALB Albany / Posted 3 days ago
looking for whoever's responsible. "Once I realized my son didn't come in on his curfew, I knew something was wrong," said Polly Sykes, the boy’s mom. He was just an average 15-year-old boy who loved dogs and wanted to join his high school swim... Read more
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