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The Youngstown Vindicator
169th CANFIELD FAIR Schedule of eventsGates open at 8 a.m. Be sure to check out the Western Reserve Village for its 5
169th CANFIELD FAIR Schedule of events
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 3 hours ago
Gates open at 8 a.m. Be sure to check out the Western Reserve Village for its 50th anniversary and the 100th anniversary of the train. FREE DAILY exhibits Baby Comfort Station, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. next to Building No. 22 Antique Equipment, 9 a.m.... Read more
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International Business Times
MMA: Octagon warrior Justin Wren returns from the Congo to cage fight for justice Five years after walking away from a promising career in the cage, Mixed Martia
MMA: Octagon warrior Justin Wren returns from the Congo to cage fight for justice
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
Five years after walking away from a promising career in the cage, Mixed Martial Artist (MMA) Justin Wren will fight for the first time since his 2010 bout against Josh Robertson. He will step back into the modern-day gladiatorial arena to face Josh... Read more
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Daily Mail
Killer whale snaps up seabird near the water in Sea World San DiegoDinner is served – make it snappy: Killer whale tricks birds into coming close
Killer whale snaps up seabird near the water in Sea World San Diego
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Dinner is served – make it snappy: Killer whale tricks birds into coming close enough to eat by spitting fish at them at SeaWorld San Diego Kalia the Killer whale decided to play with the curious seabird The grey bird walks too close to the edge... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Wren Back From Africa For New MMA FightLOS ANGELES (AP) – Justin Wren re-evaluated his life less than two years ago fr
Wren Back From Africa For New MMA Fight
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 3 days ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) – Justin Wren re-evaluated his life less than two years ago from a Ugandan hospital bed, where he clung to life with severe cases of malaria and blackwater fever. With his body temperature fluctuating wildly, he had lost 33 pounds... Read more
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The Oakland Press
MMA heavyweight Wren returns from Africa for a new fightIn a January 2013 self-portrait photo provided by Justin Wren, mixed martial ar
MMA heavyweight Wren returns from Africa for a new fight
The Oakland Press / Posted 4 days ago
In a January 2013 self-portrait photo provided by Justin Wren, mixed martial arts fighter Justin Wren and his wife, Emily, kneel in the Mbuti pygmy tribe’s homeland in the Ituri Rainforest in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Wren will end a... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
MMA heavyweight Wren returns from Africa for a new fight AP News | 08/27/15 04:02 pm LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Justin Wren re-evaluated his
MMA heavyweight Wren returns from Africa for a new fight
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 4 days ago
AP News | 08/27/15 04:02 pm LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Justin Wren re-evaluated his life less than two years ago from a Ugandan hospital bed, where he clung to life with severe cases of malaria and... Read more
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Sherdog
Book Review: Justin Wren’s ‘Fight for the Forgotten’Justin Wren put his MMA career on hold for a higher purpose. | Photo: Dave Mand
Book Review: Justin Wren’s ‘Fight for the Forgotten’
Sherdog / Posted 4 days ago
Justin Wren put his MMA career on hold for a higher purpose. | Photo: Dave Mandel/Sherdog.com The world of MMA can be an insular one. The sky is always falling, it seems, and it is easy to get lost in the labyrinthine noise of what so-and-so said or... 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 4 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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Bleacher Report
Wren Returns to Cage a Changed Manof luxuries. Clean water is scarce. And the people worst off in this country f
Wren Returns to Cage a Changed Man
Bleacher Report / Posted 5 days ago
of luxuries. Clean water is scarce. And the people worst off in this country full of desperate people are the Pygmies. "Pygmy" is a word used to describe an ethnic group of people who are, for lack of a better term, short in stature. It is... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Lincoln Presidential Library Showcases White House PetsSPRINGFIELD – The Lincoln Presidential Library invites families and their pets
Lincoln Presidential Library Showcases White House Pets
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 5 days ago
SPRINGFIELD – The Lincoln Presidential Library invites families and their pets to show off their furry friends while learning about pets that have lived in the White House. This event includes a patriotic-themed pet parade with a prize package worth... Read more
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ESPN
Photos: Justin Wren living in CongoIn 2010, heavyweight mixed martial artist Justin Wren walked away from a promis
Photos: Justin Wren living in Congo
ESPN / Posted 5 days ago
In 2010, heavyweight mixed martial artist Justin Wren walked away from a promising fight career to improve the lives of literally thousands of suffering people in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Wren, 28, finally returns to the cage this week,... Read more
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Farming Life
Tully Farm to celebrate harvest season at Gosford Park Michael McFall from Tully Farm along with Paul Ruegg from Flo Gas on a grand t
Tully Farm to celebrate harvest season at Gosford Park
Farming Life / Posted 5 days ago
Michael McFall from Tully Farm along with Paul Ruegg from Flo Gas on a grand tour of Tully Farm The team at Tully Farm are looking forward to the harvest season. Michael McFall of Tully Farm... Read more
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PhysOrg
Wildlife veterinarians work with African partners to protect gorillasMakumba, a western lowland gorilla, reaches for fruit in the Dzanga-Sangha Comp
Wildlife veterinarians work with African partners to protect gorillas
PhysOrg / Posted 6 days ago
Makumba, a western lowland gorilla, reaches for fruit in the Dzanga-Sangha Complex of Protected Areas in the Central African Republic. Credit: Chris Whittier Only about 900 mountain gorillas—the animals protected by Dian Fossey of Gorillas in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Odinga's Sugar Politics Sour for EACIn the wider scope of things, Mr. Raila Ondinga's recent outbursts at a bilater
Odinga's Sugar Politics Sour for EAC
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
In the wider scope of things, Mr. Raila Ondinga's recent outbursts at a bilateral trade deal between Kenya and Uganda can justifiably be described as 'dog whistle politics' whose coded message only resonated with a small section of people opposed to... Read more
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SaukValley.com
4-H’ers, livestock shine at Ogle County FairThe following winners were named: Champions, reserve champions Junior showman
4-H’ers, livestock shine at Ogle County Fair
SaukValley.com / Posted 10 days ago
The following winners were named: Champions, reserve champions Junior showmanship: Brooke Ewald, Byron; Jacob Hackbarth, Lindenwood Intermediate showmanship: Garrett Hackbarth, Lindenwood; Zeke Horn, Rochelle Senior showmanship: Cole Cultra,... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Failed custodiansIn June last year Filipinos rejoiced after the World Heritage Committee of the
Failed custodians
Pilipino Star / Posted 10 days ago
In June last year Filipinos rejoiced after the World Heritage Committee of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization voted to include a mountain range in Davao Oriental in the list of World Heritage Sites. The Mount... Read more
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Daily Record
Meet the man who lives with the animals in Edinburgh ZooIt had come true before his 18th birthday. He said: “You hose them down in the
Meet the man who lives with the animals in Edinburgh Zoo
Daily Record / Posted 10 days ago
It had come true before his 18th birthday. He said: “You hose them down in the morning to get the straw off their skin. “They like to have their skin nice and damp. I had been at the zoo for around a year and I stood there one morning thinking,... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Adams Co. deputies find starving animals at location of previous puppy millEarlier this week ACSO Deputy Karren Ewing received several calls from citizens
Adams Co. deputies find starving animals at location of previous puppy mill
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 11 days ago
Earlier this week ACSO Deputy Karren Ewing received several calls from citizens, Natchez PD animal control, and the Natchez Adams Humane Society concerning two llamas, one dead and the other appearing to be severely ill at 64 Sandpiper Road. After... Read more
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El Defensor Chieftain
19 butterfly species found on Sevilleta wildlife refuge...............................................................................
19 butterfly species found on Sevilleta wildlife refuge
El Defensor Chieftain / Posted 12 days ago
........................................................................................................................................................................................ About 27 volunteers braved the heat this past Saturday to make a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bishop Calls On State to Improve Security in DRCNairobi — Bishop Théophile Kaboy Ruboneka of the Catholic Diocese of Goma has c
Bishop Calls On State to Improve Security in DRC
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
Nairobi — Bishop Théophile Kaboy Ruboneka of the Catholic Diocese of Goma has called upon Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) government to improve on security of her citizens. "Benue located in Eastern DRC has been badly affected by violence in... Read more
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Daily Mail
Acrobatic apes show off their atheleticism at a Congolese sanctuaryIn this morning's gymnastics class….Acrobatic apes show off handstands, spinnin
Acrobatic apes show off their atheleticism at a Congolese sanctuary
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
In this morning's gymnastics class….Acrobatic apes show off handstands, spinning and even the pole vault at Congolese sanctuary Some of the bonobos show off their supreme athleticism by wrestling and dancing in the dirty stream of water The... Read more
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Orange County Register
Genocide charges filed over violence in southeastern CongoKINSHASA, Congo – A court in southeastern Congo has charged 34 people with geno
Genocide charges filed over violence in southeastern Congo
Orange County Register / Posted 16 days ago
KINSHASA, Congo – A court in southeastern Congo has charged 34 people with genocide in connection with ethnic violence that has killed hundreds over the past two years, the country’s government spokesman said Saturday. The 34 suspects are also... Read more
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WDIO Duluth
Genocide Charges Filed Over Violence in Southeastern CongoUpdated: 08/15/2015 3:48 PM Created: 08/15/2015 3:47 PM WDIO.com KINSHASA, Co
Genocide Charges Filed Over Violence in Southeastern Congo
WDIO Duluth / Posted 16 days ago
Updated: 08/15/2015 3:48 PM Created: 08/15/2015 3:47 PM WDIO.com KINSHASA, Congo (AP) - Congo's government spokesman says 34 people have been charged with crimes including genocide, murder and rape in connection with ethnic violence in the... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Genocide charges filed over violence in southeastern CongoKINSHASA, Congo (AP) - A court in southeastern Congo has charged 34 people with
Genocide charges filed over violence in southeastern Congo
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 16 days ago
KINSHASA, Congo (AP) - A court in southeastern Congo has charged 34 people with genocide in connection with ethnic violence that has killed hundreds over the past two years, the country's government spokesman said Saturday. The 34 suspects are also... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Genocide charges filed over violence in southeastern CongoKINSHASA, Congo (AP) - A court in southeastern Congo has charged 34 people with
Genocide charges filed over violence in southeastern Congo
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 16 days ago
KINSHASA, Congo (AP) - A court in southeastern Congo has charged 34 people with genocide in connection with ethnic violence that has killed hundreds over the past two years, the country's government spokesman said Saturday. The 34 suspects are also... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Genocide charges filed over violence in southeastern CongoKINSHASA, Congo (AP) - A court in southeastern Congo has charged 34 people with
Genocide charges filed over violence in southeastern Congo
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 16 days ago
KINSHASA, Congo (AP) - A court in southeastern Congo has charged 34 people with genocide in connection with ethnic violence that has killed hundreds over the past two years, the country's government spokesman said Saturday. The 34 suspects are also... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Genocide charges filed over violence in southeastern CongoKINSHASA, Congo (AP) - A court in southeastern Congo has charged 34 people with
Genocide charges filed over violence in southeastern Congo
Hawaii News Now / Posted 16 days ago
KINSHASA, Congo (AP) - A court in southeastern Congo has charged 34 people with genocide in connection with ethnic violence that has killed hundreds over the past two years, the country's government spokesman said Saturday. The 34 suspects are also... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Genocide charges filed over violence in southeastern CongoKINSHASA, Congo (AP) - A court in southeastern Congo has charged 34 people with
Genocide charges filed over violence in southeastern Congo
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 16 days ago
KINSHASA, Congo (AP) - A court in southeastern Congo has charged 34 people with genocide in connection with ethnic violence that has killed hundreds over the past two years, the country's government spokesman said Saturday. The 34 suspects are also... Read more
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Daily Herald
Genocide charges filed over violence in southeastern CongoKINSHASA, Congo -- A court in southeastern Congo has charged 34 people with gen
Genocide charges filed over violence in southeastern Congo
Daily Herald / Posted 16 days ago
KINSHASA, Congo -- A court in southeastern Congo has charged 34 people with genocide in connection with ethnic violence that has killed hundreds over the past two years, the country's government spokesman said Saturday. The 34 suspects are also... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Genocide charges filed over violence in southeastern CongoKINSHASA, Congo (AP) - A court in southeastern Congo has charged 34 people with
Genocide charges filed over violence in southeastern Congo
KXXV Waco / Posted 16 days ago
KINSHASA, Congo (AP) - A court in southeastern Congo has charged 34 people with genocide in connection with ethnic violence that has killed hundreds over the past two years, the country's government spokesman said Saturday. The 34 suspects are also... Read more
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FOX 6 News Birmingham
Genocide charges filed over violence in southeastern CongoKINSHASA, Congo (AP) - A court in southeastern Congo has charged 34 people with
Genocide charges filed over violence in southeastern Congo
FOX 6 News Birmingham / Posted 16 days ago
KINSHASA, Congo (AP) - A court in southeastern Congo has charged 34 people with genocide in connection with ethnic violence that has killed hundreds over the past two years, the country's government spokesman said Saturday. The 34 suspects are also... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Genocide charges filed over violence in southeastern CongoKINSHASA, Congo (AP) - Congo's government spokesman says 34 people have been ch
Genocide charges filed over violence in southeastern Congo
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 16 days ago
KINSHASA, Congo (AP) - Congo's government spokesman says 34 people have been charged with crimes including genocide, murder and rape in connection with ethnic violence in the country's southeast. Lambert Mende said Saturday the suspects had been... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Shooting injures 3 in Greenville Co.Authorities: Woman kept disabled sister in closet for yearsAuthorities: Woman k
Shooting injures 3 in Greenville Co.
FOX Carolina / Posted 16 days ago
Authorities: Woman kept disabled sister in closet for yearsAuthorities: Woman kept disabled sister in closet for years Police visited Lawson's home July 9 for a welfare check following an anonymous tip and found the 42-year-old sister. (Source:... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Phone outages possibly affecting 911 in McDowell Co.Joint drug operation in Laurens Co. nets 10 suspectsJoint drug operation in Lau
Phone outages possibly affecting 911 in McDowell Co.
FOX Carolina / Posted 17 days ago
Joint drug operation in Laurens Co. nets 10 suspectsJoint drug operation in Laurens Co. nets 10 suspects Ten people were arrested as the result of a joint drug operation between the Laurens County Sheriff’s Office, Clinton Department of Public... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Two charged in Henderson Co. drug operationDisturbing new details emerge about death of girl starved, burnedDisturbing new
Two charged in Henderson Co. drug operation
FOX Carolina / Posted 17 days ago
Disturbing new details emerge about death of girl starved, burnedDisturbing new details emerge about death of girl starved, burned A Gwinnett County couple charged in the killing of their 10-year-old daughter is expected to make their first... Read more
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FOX Carolina
SLED investigating Pickens Co. GOP chairmanDisturbing new details emerge about death of girl starved, burnedDisturbing new
SLED investigating Pickens Co. GOP chairman
FOX Carolina / Posted 17 days ago
Disturbing new details emerge about death of girl starved, burnedDisturbing new details emerge about death of girl starved, burned A Gwinnett County couple charged in the killing of their 10-year-old daughter is expected to make their first... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Coyote spotted by Greenville PD officerDisturbing new details emerge about death of girl starved, burnedDisturbing new
Coyote spotted by Greenville PD officer
FOX Carolina / Posted 17 days ago
Disturbing new details emerge about death of girl starved, burnedDisturbing new details emerge about death of girl starved, burned A Gwinnett County couple charged in the killing of their 10-year-old daughter is expected to make their first... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Biologist: Mother sperm whale stranded on beach may have had heart conditionHORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – The pygmy sperm whale that washed up near Kingston Pl
Biologist: Mother sperm whale stranded on beach may have had heart condition
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 17 days ago
HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – The pygmy sperm whale that washed up near Kingston Plantation with her calf one month ago may have had a heart condition, an examination has revealed. The results of the necropsy performed on the whale, which washed up on... Read more
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iol.co.za
Genocide charges in DRC ethnic clashesREUTERSCongolese soldiers gather for a military briefing. REUTERS/Kenny Katombe
Genocide charges in DRC ethnic clashes
iol.co.za / Posted 17 days ago
REUTERSCongolese soldiers gather for a military briefing. REUTERS/Kenny Katombe .Kinshasa - A prosecutor in Democratic Republic of Congo said on Friday he had charged 34 people with genocide and crimes against humanity in inter-ethnic violence in... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Congo charges 34 with genocide in inter-ethnic fightingKINSHASA: A prosecutor in Democratic Republic of Congo said on Friday he had ch
Congo charges 34 with genocide in inter-ethnic fighting
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 17 days ago
KINSHASA: A prosecutor in Democratic Republic of Congo said on Friday he had charged 34 people with genocide and crimes against humanity in inter-ethnic violence in the country's southeast. The charges against members of the Luba, a Bantu ethnic... Read more
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The Star
Congo charges 34 with genocide in inter-ethnic fightingKINSHASA (Reuters) - A prosecutor in Democratic Republic of Congo said on Frida
Congo charges 34 with genocide in inter-ethnic fighting
The Star / Posted 17 days ago
KINSHASA (Reuters) - A prosecutor in Democratic Republic of Congo said on Friday he had charged 34 people with genocide and crimes against humanity in inter-ethnic violence in the country's southeast. The charges against members of the Luba, a Bantu... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Firefighters respond to gas leak in Travelers RestFederal experts: This El Nino may be historically strongFederal experts: This E
Firefighters respond to gas leak in Travelers Rest
FOX Carolina / Posted 17 days ago
Federal experts: This El Nino may be historically strongFederal experts: This El Nino may be historically strong Federal meteorologists say the current El Nino is already the second strongest on record for this time of year and could be one of the... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Anderson firefighters respond to structure fireMother of Tucker Hipps: 'Everyone is ready for answers'Mother of Tucker Hipps:
Anderson firefighters respond to structure fire
FOX Carolina / Posted 17 days ago
Mother of Tucker Hipps: 'Everyone is ready for answers'Mother of Tucker Hipps: 'Everyone is ready for answers' The family of Tucker Hipps is speaking out after a new witness has come forward in his death.More > The family of Tucker Hipps is... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
The nine best animals on the internet right nowEveryone loves the animals of the internet - especially on a Friday afternoon.
The nine best animals on the internet right now
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 18 days ago
Everyone loves the animals of the internet - especially on a Friday afternoon. We've handpicked our top nine social media savvy animals to shine a spotlight on. Poss, Yohkan-san and Bob are some of our favourite animals on the internet at the... Read more
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Washington City Paper
Meet the Goats Grazing at Congressional CemeteryFor the past week, more than 30 rented goats have been dining on the invasive p
Meet the Goats Grazing at Congressional Cemetery
Washington City Paper / Posted 18 days ago
For the past week, more than 30 rented goats have been dining on the invasive plant species choking the trees around D.C.’s Congressional Cemetery. It’s the second time a group of goats has travelled to the historic site to help clear the poison ivy... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Levi's Call issued for missing Macon childPolice response to Facebook critic goes viralPolice response to Facebook critic
Levi's Call issued for missing Macon child
FOX Carolina / Posted 18 days ago
Police response to Facebook critic goes viralPolice response to Facebook critic goes viral A Wisconsin police department’s response to a snarky remark on a Facebook post is going viral.More > A Wisconsin police department’s response to a snarky... Read more
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FOX Carolina
READ: Court documents list new witness in Hipps' death lawsuitsNew clues in death of Clemson fraternity pledge Tucker HippsNew clues in death
READ: Court documents list new witness in Hipps' death lawsuits
FOX Carolina / Posted 18 days ago
New clues in death of Clemson fraternity pledge Tucker HippsNew clues in death of Clemson fraternity pledge Tucker Hipps A new witness has come forward in the death of a 19-year-old fraternity pledge at Clemson University, leading his family to... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Clemson LB Wiggins out for 2015 seasonSeneca officer on scene of deadly officer-involved shooting resignsSeneca offic
Clemson LB Wiggins out for 2015 season
FOX Carolina / Posted 19 days ago
Seneca officer on scene of deadly officer-involved shooting resignsSeneca officer on scene of deadly officer-involved shooting resigns In a statement released Wednesday, Seneca Police Chief John Covington said that Anthony Moon resigned from the... Read more
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FOX Carolina
High speed chase leads to suspect in custody in Anderson Co.Seneca officer on scene of deadly officer-involved shooting resignsSeneca offic
High speed chase leads to suspect in custody in Anderson Co.
FOX Carolina / Posted 19 days ago
Seneca officer on scene of deadly officer-involved shooting resignsSeneca officer on scene of deadly officer-involved shooting resigns In a statement released Wednesday, Seneca Police Chief John Covington said that Anthony Moon resigned from the... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Deputies investigating homicide in Jackson Co.Seneca officer on scene of deadly officer-involved shooting resignsSeneca offic
Deputies investigating homicide in Jackson Co.
FOX Carolina / Posted 19 days ago
Seneca officer on scene of deadly officer-involved shooting resignsSeneca officer on scene of deadly officer-involved shooting resigns In a statement released Wednesday, Seneca Police Chief John Covington said that Anthony Moon resigned from the... Read more
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