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The Age
More than 40 deer shot at Wilsons Prom in three daysThe feral deer population of Wilsons Promontory National Park has taken a hit,
More than 40 deer shot at Wilsons Prom in three days
The Age / Posted yesterday
The feral deer population of Wilsons Promontory National Park has taken a hit, after 42 deer were killed in the park in just three days in a shooting operation. Parks Victoria district manager Graeme Baxter said the deer "were in generally poor... Read more
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The Courier
More than 40 deer shot at Wilsons Prom in three daysThe culling of deer in national parks will not end here as numbers continue to
More than 40 deer shot at Wilsons Prom in three days
The Courier / Posted yesterday
The culling of deer in national parks will not end here as numbers continue to soar. The feral deer population of Wilsons Promontory National Park has taken a hit, after 42 deer were killed in the park in just three days in a shooting... Read more
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The Border Mail
More than 40 deer shot at Wilsons Prom in three daysThe culling of deer in national parks will not end here as numbers continue to
More than 40 deer shot at Wilsons Prom in three days
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
The culling of deer in national parks will not end here as numbers continue to soar. The feral deer population of Wilsons Promontory National Park has taken a hit, after 42 deer were killed in the park in just three days in a shooting... Read more
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Market Watch
Citigroup reportedly making major push back into equities tradingCitigroup hasn’t been at the top of the charts in equity trading in a while, bu
Citigroup reportedly making major push back into equities trading
Market Watch / Posted yesterday
Citigroup hasn’t been at the top of the charts in equity trading in a while, but the bank plans to change all that, Reuters reports on Monday. Citi C, -0.15% will go after hedge funds’ business more actively to bolster its equities-trading market... Read more
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Daily Mail
Scientists find a bigger and better version of the Great Barrier ReefScientists discover a bigger and BETTER version of the Great Barrier Reef: Unde
Scientists find a bigger and better version of the Great Barrier Reef
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Scientists discover a bigger and BETTER version of the Great Barrier Reef: Underwater robot reveals stunning, hidden seascape Researchers recently explored the 'Wilsons Promontory Marine National Park' reef off southern Australian coast Because the... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Australia hiking trails: Ten spectacular places you can only reach on footAustralia's 10 most exclusive hidden sights that can only be reached on foot.
Australia hiking trails: Ten spectacular places you can only reach on foot
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 5 days ago
Australia's 10 most exclusive hidden sights that can only be reached on foot. Sometimes great beauty demands effort. For every drive-up lookout in Australia, there's another hidden delight that can only be reached on foot. Some are reached on simple... Read more
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The Young Witness
Australia hiking trails: Ten spectacular places you can only reach on footAustralia's 10 most exclusive hidden sights that can only be reached on foot.
Australia hiking trails: Ten spectacular places you can only reach on foot
The Young Witness / Posted 5 days ago
Australia's 10 most exclusive hidden sights that can only be reached on foot. Sometimes great beauty demands effort. For every drive-up lookout in Australia, there's another hidden delight that can only be reached on foot. Some are reached on simple... Read more
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Western Advocate
Australia hiking trails: Ten spectacular places you can only reach on footAustralia's 10 most exclusive hidden sights that can only be reached on foot.
Australia hiking trails: Ten spectacular places you can only reach on foot
Western Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
Australia's 10 most exclusive hidden sights that can only be reached on foot. Sometimes great beauty demands effort. For every drive-up lookout in Australia, there's another hidden delight that can only be reached on foot. Some are reached on simple... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Australia hiking trails: Ten spectacular places you can only reach on footAustralia's 10 most exclusive hidden sights that can only be reached on foot.
Australia hiking trails: Ten spectacular places you can only reach on foot
Kiama Independent / Posted 5 days ago
Australia's 10 most exclusive hidden sights that can only be reached on foot. Sometimes great beauty demands effort. For every drive-up lookout in Australia, there's another hidden delight that can only be reached on foot. Some are reached on simple... Read more
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Manning River Times
Australia hiking trails: Ten spectacular places you can only reach on footAustralia's 10 most exclusive hidden sights that can only be reached on foot.
Australia hiking trails: Ten spectacular places you can only reach on foot
Manning River Times / Posted 5 days ago
Australia's 10 most exclusive hidden sights that can only be reached on foot. Sometimes great beauty demands effort. For every drive-up lookout in Australia, there's another hidden delight that can only be reached on foot. Some are reached on simple... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Australia hiking trails: Ten spectacular places you can only reach on footAustralia's 10 most exclusive hidden sights that can only be reached on foot.
Australia hiking trails: Ten spectacular places you can only reach on foot
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 5 days ago
Australia's 10 most exclusive hidden sights that can only be reached on foot. Sometimes great beauty demands effort. For every drive-up lookout in Australia, there's another hidden delight that can only be reached on foot. Some are reached on simple... Read more
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The North West Star
Australia hiking trails: Ten spectacular places you can only reach on footAustralia's 10 most exclusive hidden sights that can only be reached on foot.
Australia hiking trails: Ten spectacular places you can only reach on foot
The North West Star / Posted 5 days ago
Australia's 10 most exclusive hidden sights that can only be reached on foot. Sometimes great beauty demands effort. For every drive-up lookout in Australia, there's another hidden delight that can only be reached on foot. Some are reached on simple... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Australia hiking trails: Ten spectacular places you can only reach on footAustralia's 10 most exclusive hidden sights that can only be reached on foot.
Australia hiking trails: Ten spectacular places you can only reach on foot
Daily Liberal / Posted 5 days ago
Australia's 10 most exclusive hidden sights that can only be reached on foot. Sometimes great beauty demands effort. For every drive-up lookout in Australia, there's another hidden delight that can only be reached on foot. Some are reached on simple... Read more
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The Border Mail
Australia hiking trails: Ten spectacular places you can only reach on footAustralia's 10 most exclusive hidden sights that can only be reached on foot.
Australia hiking trails: Ten spectacular places you can only reach on foot
The Border Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Australia's 10 most exclusive hidden sights that can only be reached on foot. Sometimes great beauty demands effort. For every drive-up lookout in Australia, there's another hidden delight that can only be reached on foot. Some are reached on simple... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Australia hiking trails: Ten spectacular places you can only reach on footAustralia's 10 most exclusive hidden sights that can only be reached on foot.
Australia hiking trails: Ten spectacular places you can only reach on foot
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 5 days ago
Australia's 10 most exclusive hidden sights that can only be reached on foot. Sometimes great beauty demands effort. For every drive-up lookout in Australia, there's another hidden delight that can only be reached on foot. Some are reached on simple... Read more
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The Courier
Australia hiking trails: Ten spectacular places you can only reach on footAustralia's 10 most exclusive hidden sights that can only be reached on foot.
Australia hiking trails: Ten spectacular places you can only reach on foot
The Courier / Posted 5 days ago
Australia's 10 most exclusive hidden sights that can only be reached on foot. Sometimes great beauty demands effort. For every drive-up lookout in Australia, there's another hidden delight that can only be reached on foot. Some are reached on simple... Read more
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The Huffington Post
New Underwater Discovery Gives The Great Barrier Reef A Run For Its MoneyLooks like one of the world's most famous natural wonders has some pretty impre
New Underwater Discovery Gives The Great Barrier Reef A Run For Its Money
The Huffington Post / Posted 5 days ago
Looks like one of the world's most famous natural wonders has some pretty impressive competition. "It's a wild and dynamic environment," Steffan Howe, Parks Victoria's marine science manager, told The Huffington Post. The Wilsons Promontory... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Historic Chicago taverns: How about another round?This is the second part of our look at some of Chicago taverns, offering my per
Historic Chicago taverns: How about another round?
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
This is the second part of our look at some of Chicago taverns, offering my personal choices of places that serve good drinks and offer a taste of history. Judging by reader response to that first article — and thanks for all the tips about some... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Rare whale found on Victorian beach to be studied for evolution researchRare whale found on Victorian beach to be studied for Museum Victoria's evoluti
Rare whale found on Victorian beach to be studied for evolution research
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 days ago
Rare whale found on Victorian beach to be studied for Museum Victoria's evolution research A rare baleen whale found washed up on Victoria's south-west coast will be donated to Museum Victoria for research. The 2.6-metre, young pygmy right whale,... Read more
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ABC Montana
Wildfire in remote area of Yellowstone to be monitoredYELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) - A lightning-caused wildfire is being all
Wildfire in remote area of Yellowstone to be monitored
ABC Montana / Posted 6 days ago
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) - A lightning-caused wildfire is being allowed to burn for now in a remote area of Yellowstone National Park. The fire is on the Promontory Peninsula between the south and southeast arms of Yellowstone Lake. It... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Wildfire in remote area of Yellowstone to be monitoredYELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) - A lightning-caused wildfire is being all
Wildfire in remote area of Yellowstone to be monitored
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 6 days ago
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) - A lightning-caused wildfire is being allowed to burn for now in a remote area of Yellowstone National Park. The fire is on the Promontory Peninsula between the south and southeast arms of Yellowstone Lake. It... Read more
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Sun Star
Sabah after the quake (first of two parts)AS the plane quivered one last time through the remaining turbulent air streams
Sabah after the quake (first of two parts)
Sun Star / Posted 6 days ago
AS the plane quivered one last time through the remaining turbulent air streams, a window to my left framed the ashen tip of a mountain peering through the thick, late afternoon clouds. “Mount Kinabalu?” I thought. The sight of that desolate,... Read more
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Philly.com
Theodore Eisenberg, 90, Human Relations Commission deputy THEODORE EISENBERG was dedicated to making sure everybody got a fair shake in
Theodore Eisenberg, 90, Human Relations Commission deputy
Philly.com / Posted 6 days ago
THEODORE EISENBERG was dedicated to making sure everybody got a fair shake in life. As a deputy director of the Philadelphia Commission on Human Relations, he was charged with seeing to it... Read more
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GlobeSt.com
The Interest Rate Paradox Waiting for the Fed at Jackson HoleWASHINGTON, DC�Wall Street was so close to a happy ending on Tuesday. The day s
The Interest Rate Paradox Waiting for the Fed at Jackson Hole
GlobeSt.com / Posted 6 days ago
WASHINGTON, DC�Wall Street was so close to a happy ending on Tuesday. The day started out on a hopeful note, with pre-market trading suggesting a recovery was in the offing. And indeed, for most of the day the markets clawed back a good bit of what... Read more
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Daily Mail
Stunning 18,000 square foot Beverly Hills homeNo laughing matter!: Stunning estate once owned by the late comedian Danny Thom
Stunning 18,000 square foot Beverly Hills home
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
No laughing matter!: Stunning estate once owned by the late comedian Danny Thomas goes on sale for $135 million offering breathtaking panoramic views of Los Angeles The decadent 18,000 square-foot home used to belong to the late comedian Danny... Read more
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Daily Liberal
The 10 places in Australia you can only reach on footAustralia's 10 most exclusive hidden sights that can only be reached on foot.
The 10 places in Australia you can only reach on foot
Daily Liberal / Posted 7 days ago
Australia's 10 most exclusive hidden sights that can only be reached on foot. Sometimes great beauty demands effort. For every drive-up lookout in Australia, there's another hidden delight that can only be reached on foot. Some are reached on simple... Read more
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The Border Mail
The 10 places in Australia you can only reach on footAustralia's 10 most exclusive hidden sights that can only be reached on foot.
The 10 places in Australia you can only reach on foot
The Border Mail / Posted 7 days ago
Australia's 10 most exclusive hidden sights that can only be reached on foot. Sometimes great beauty demands effort. For every drive-up lookout in Australia, there's another hidden delight that can only be reached on foot. Some are reached on simple... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
The 10 places in Australia you can only reach on footAustralia's 10 most exclusive hidden sights that can only be reached on foot.
The 10 places in Australia you can only reach on foot
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 7 days ago
Australia's 10 most exclusive hidden sights that can only be reached on foot. Sometimes great beauty demands effort. For every drive-up lookout in Australia, there's another hidden delight that can only be reached on foot. Some are reached on simple... Read more
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The Courier
The 10 places in Australia you can only reach on footAustralia's 10 most exclusive hidden sights that can only be reached on foot.
The 10 places in Australia you can only reach on foot
The Courier / Posted 7 days ago
Australia's 10 most exclusive hidden sights that can only be reached on foot. Sometimes great beauty demands effort. For every drive-up lookout in Australia, there's another hidden delight that can only be reached on foot. Some are reached on simple... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
The 10 places in Australia you can only reach on footAustralia's 10 most exclusive hidden sights that can only be reached on foot.
The 10 places in Australia you can only reach on foot
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 7 days ago
Australia's 10 most exclusive hidden sights that can only be reached on foot. Sometimes great beauty demands effort. For every drive-up lookout in Australia, there's another hidden delight that can only be reached on foot. Some are reached on simple... Read more
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The Young Witness
The 10 places in Australia you can only reach on footAustralia's 10 most exclusive hidden sights that can only be reached on foot.
The 10 places in Australia you can only reach on foot
The Young Witness / Posted 7 days ago
Australia's 10 most exclusive hidden sights that can only be reached on foot. Sometimes great beauty demands effort. For every drive-up lookout in Australia, there's another hidden delight that can only be reached on foot. Some are reached on simple... Read more
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Western Advocate
The 10 places in Australia you can only reach on footAustralia's 10 most exclusive hidden sights that can only be reached on foot.
The 10 places in Australia you can only reach on foot
Western Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
Australia's 10 most exclusive hidden sights that can only be reached on foot. Sometimes great beauty demands effort. For every drive-up lookout in Australia, there's another hidden delight that can only be reached on foot. Some are reached on simple... Read more
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Kiama Independent
The 10 places in Australia you can only reach on footAustralia's 10 most exclusive hidden sights that can only be reached on foot.
The 10 places in Australia you can only reach on foot
Kiama Independent / Posted 7 days ago
Australia's 10 most exclusive hidden sights that can only be reached on foot. Sometimes great beauty demands effort. For every drive-up lookout in Australia, there's another hidden delight that can only be reached on foot. Some are reached on simple... Read more
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Manning River Times
The 10 places in Australia you can only reach on footAustralia's 10 most exclusive hidden sights that can only be reached on foot.
The 10 places in Australia you can only reach on foot
Manning River Times / Posted 7 days ago
Australia's 10 most exclusive hidden sights that can only be reached on foot. Sometimes great beauty demands effort. For every drive-up lookout in Australia, there's another hidden delight that can only be reached on foot. Some are reached on simple... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
The 10 places in Australia you can only reach on footAustralia's 10 most exclusive hidden sights that can only be reached on foot.
The 10 places in Australia you can only reach on foot
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 7 days ago
Australia's 10 most exclusive hidden sights that can only be reached on foot. Sometimes great beauty demands effort. For every drive-up lookout in Australia, there's another hidden delight that can only be reached on foot. Some are reached on simple... Read more
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The North West Star
The 10 places in Australia you can only reach on footAustralia's 10 most exclusive hidden sights that can only be reached on foot.
The 10 places in Australia you can only reach on foot
The North West Star / Posted 7 days ago
Australia's 10 most exclusive hidden sights that can only be reached on foot. Sometimes great beauty demands effort. For every drive-up lookout in Australia, there's another hidden delight that can only be reached on foot. Some are reached on simple... Read more
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Newser
Could Scientists Have Discovered A Second Great Barrier Reef?– Australia already has at least one of the natural wonders of the world in the
Could Scientists Have Discovered A Second Great Barrier Reef?
Newser / Posted 7 days ago
– Australia already has at least one of the natural wonders of the world in the Great Barrier Reef, but it may have just added another one more than 300 feet under the sea on the other side of the continent, Mashable reports. According to a Parks... Read more
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Business Wire
Aaron Kirman of John Aaroe Group Lists Former Danny Thomas Estate in Beverly HillsLocated on 2.5 acres in Trousdale Estates at 1187 N. Hillcrest Road, the ultra-
Aaron Kirman of John Aaroe Group Lists Former Danny Thomas Estate in Beverly Hills
Business Wire / Posted 7 days ago
Located on 2.5 acres in Trousdale Estates at 1187 N. Hillcrest Road, the ultra-private compound sits atop Beverly Hills, with 360-degree views of the entire Los Angeles basin. Trousdale Estates is one of the most desirable and sought after areas in... Read more
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Spot.ph
You need to see this cute(SPOT.ph) Busy day, Spotters? We quickly recap 10 things you might have missed
You need to see this cute
Spot.ph / Posted 7 days ago
(SPOT.ph) Busy day, Spotters? We quickly recap 10 things you might have missed while you were off the radar. Thanks to a Facebook fanpage, a random, cute guy has gone viral after a post said that he was going to teach Engineering subjects at Adamson... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Marin Headlands adventures offer a walk on the wild sideLooking out at the Golden Gate Bridge from Battery Kirby on the Marin Headlands
Marin Headlands adventures offer a walk on the wild side
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 8 days ago
Looking out at the Golden Gate Bridge from Battery Kirby on the Marin Headlands, I watch as the fog pours through and blankets the coast. This is a land with a storied past, once occupied by Coast Miwoks, Spanish vaqueros, lighthouse keepers and the... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Marin Headlands adventures offer a walk on the wild sideLooking out at the Golden Gate Bridge from Battery Kirby on the Marin Headlands
Marin Headlands adventures offer a walk on the wild side
Silicon Valley / Posted 8 days ago
Looking out at the Golden Gate Bridge from Battery Kirby on the Marin Headlands, I watch as the fog pours through and blankets the coast. This is a land with a storied past, once occupied by Coast Miwoks, Spanish vaqueros, lighthouse keepers and the... Read more
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The Irish Times
Charles Tyrrell finds human fallibility in the logic of the grid | Visual art Tyrrell’s paintings, in the tricky Uillinn gallery, aim for the ‘rightness’ of
Charles Tyrrell finds human fallibility in the logic of the grid | Visual art
The Irish Times / Posted 8 days ago
Tyrrell’s paintings, in the tricky Uillinn gallery, aim for the ‘rightness’ of nature Recent paintings and drawings The galleries in Uillinn, the new West Cork Arts... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Marin Headlands adventures offer a walk on the wild sideLooking out at the Golden Gate Bridge from Battery Kirby on the Marin Headlands
Marin Headlands adventures offer a walk on the wild side
The Fremont Argus / Posted 8 days ago
Looking out at the Golden Gate Bridge from Battery Kirby on the Marin Headlands, I watch as the fog pours through and blankets the coast. This is a land with a storied past, once occupied by Coast Miwoks, Spanish vaqueros, lighthouse keepers and the... Read more
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Mashable
Newly discovered reef is said to equal Great Barrier ReefWith its multitudes of marine animal and plant life, the Great Barrier Reef is
Newly discovered reef is said to equal Great Barrier Reef
Mashable / Posted 8 days ago
With its multitudes of marine animal and plant life, the Great Barrier Reef is a UNESCO World Heritage site, and indisputably one of the wonders of the world. But now it may have a rival — in the south of Australia. According to officials from... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Exploring Georgia through density and diversityThe cool, dim exhibit rooms of the Museum of Georgia are a welcome escape on th
Exploring Georgia through density and diversity
The Globe and Mail / Posted 9 days ago
The cool, dim exhibit rooms of the Museum of Georgia are a welcome escape on this hot July afternoon. After several hours of leading our group around the capital city of Tbilisi on foot, our guide, Anna, has let us loose to explore on our own, and... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
RIDING DARKNESS TOWARD LIGHTMcKenzie came into the locker room, plugged in his little speaker, and we liste
RIDING DARKNESS TOWARD LIGHT
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 10 days ago
McKenzie came into the locker room, plugged in his little speaker, and we listed to 'I Am A Champion.'" McKenzie played "Promontory" from "Last of the Mohicans" and gave the speech "I am a Champion," when during various times during the speech,... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
City could use Willets Point ruling to wring concessionsAssociated Press Mayor Bill de Blasio speaks at a news conference. The de Blas
City could use Willets Point ruling to wring concessions
Crain's New York Business / Posted 10 days ago
Associated Press Mayor Bill de Blasio speaks at a news conference. The de Blasio administration last week declined to appeal a court decision that has blocked the $3 billion redevelopment of Willets Point in Queens, a signature Bloomberg-era... Read more
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The Telegraph
In tatters, JP legacy & homeOn the verandah of JP's dilapidated home, an exhibition of tattered photographs
In tatters, JP legacy & home
The Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
On the verandah of JP's dilapidated home, an exhibition of tattered photographs . Picture by Sankarshan Thakur Sitabdiara, Aug. 22: The odds are that treks to this riverine outback will be many this election season. The odds equally are that those... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Dunedin's early shorelines exploredLooking over some historic photos of Dunedin are Heritage New Zealand regional
Dunedin's early shorelines explored
Otago Daily Times / Posted 10 days ago
Looking over some historic photos of Dunedin are Heritage New Zealand regional archaeologist Dr Matthew Schmidt (left) and Dunedin Amenities Society member Paul Pope. PHOTO: BRENDA HARWOOD. The Dunedin Shoreline Trail, which marks the city's harbour... Read more
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