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examiner.com
Library cat fired after 6-yrs: 2 to 1 council vote for ousting a hidden agenda?over a feline that has lived in a library for the last six years is taking plac
Library cat fired after 6-yrs: 2 to 1 council vote for ousting a hidden agenda?
examiner.com / Posted 2 hours ago
over a feline that has lived in a library for the last six years is taking place in White Settlement, Texas, today. Mayor Ron White calls this event a "tit for tat" after a city employee was denied bringing her dog to work, so apparently...no dog,... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Wed. 9 pm: $1 million given to YSU to expand scholarshipsthe school since mid-2015. In comparison, contributions to the university since
Wed. 9 pm: $1 million given to YSU to expand scholarships
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 4 hours ago
the school since mid-2015. In comparison, contributions to the university since mid-2013 were $26.6 million. YSU spokesman Ron Cole attributes the increase, in part, to the fundraising prowess of YSU President Jim Tressel and the shift of on-campus... Read more
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Daily Record
Director of Harry Potter play hits out at cowards who attacked black actressnext month. John picked award-winning actress Dumezweni, 46, to play the part
Director of Harry Potter play hits out at cowards who attacked black actress
Daily Record / Posted 7 hours ago
next month. John picked award-winning actress Dumezweni, 46, to play the part made famous on screen by Emma Watson. Read More But online racists accused him of “ruining” the Harry Potter canon and of being part of a cabal of “PC police and... Read more
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Daily Mail
Wife shot by her estranged husband in Denver office diesthe midst of divorcing Mickey (left) and papers had been served on him just day
Wife shot by her estranged husband in Denver office dies
Daily Mail / Posted 8 hours ago
the midst of divorcing Mickey (left) and papers had been served on him just days before the shooting took place Commander Ron Saunier said Mickey may have been detained on a 72-hour mental health hold at a hospital within the last two weeks, but... Read more
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New York Post
One government agency was hit by 1,370 cyberattacks in 2014 aloneof data losses was not revealed. A one-page executive summary of the GAO repor
One government agency was hit by 1,370 cyberattacks in 2014 alone
New York Post / Posted 8 hours ago
of data losses was not revealed. A one-page executive summary of the GAO report that is the most likely portion to be read by policymakers or the general public makes no mention of data losses, or of the high success rate of attacks that... Read more
8h
Jefferson City News Tribune
Aside from 'Hamilton,' Revolutionary era inspires little artand Laura Linney. "The founding era exists on the other side of a cultural and
Aside from 'Hamilton,' Revolutionary era inspires little art
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 8 hours ago
and Laura Linney. "The founding era exists on the other side of a cultural and even sartorial divide," says historian Ron Chernow, whose biography of Alexander Hamilton is the basis for Lin-Manuel Miranda's hip-hop musical. "We know the... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Taylor Hall, Ray Bourque and Sportsnet (Puck Daddy Countdown)your DUI arrest is: “Ray Bourque shows up for court one day early in drunken dr
Taylor Hall, Ray Bourque and Sportsnet (Puck Daddy Countdown)
Yahoo Sports / Posted 9 hours ago
your DUI arrest is: “Ray Bourque shows up for court one day early in drunken driving case.” Especially because the subhed reads: “Records show he had BAC of 0.249.” That’s like 3.1 times the legal limit, and that doesn’t even get mentioned until... Read more
10h
Daily Mail
Andrew Luck is NFL's highest-paid player26-year-old suffered a lacerated kidney and partially torn abdominal muscle in
Andrew Luck is NFL's highest-paid player
Daily Mail / Posted 10 hours ago
26-year-old suffered a lacerated kidney and partially torn abdominal muscle in a the fourth quarter against the Denver Broncos. Hit by Danny Trevathan and Maa Tanuvasa, Luck astonishingly carried on playing and led Indianapolis to victory... Read more
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11h
Zero Hedge
Brexit, A Step In The Right Direction: The Optimistic Viewand central planning and towards decentralized arrangements that enable more dy
Brexit, A Step In The Right Direction: The Optimistic View
Zero Hedge / Posted 11 hours ago
and central planning and towards decentralized arrangements that enable more dynamic, localized solutions. Longtime readers know that I focus on scarcity as the source of value creation: what's scarce generates value, profits and high wages,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Bill and Hillary use Clinton Foundation as a 'personal piggy bank'House prompted him to make a relief trip to India where he toured the earthquak
Bill and Hillary use Clinton Foundation as a 'personal piggy bank'
Daily Mail / Posted 12 hours ago
House prompted him to make a relief trip to India where he toured the earthquake-ravaged towns - and was met by adoring throngs. He was acting as honorary chairman of the new American India Foundation (AIF), which included wealthy Indian-American... Read more
12h
Philly.com
Flyers likely to sign a mid-level free agentThe NHL's free-agent market opens Friday, but don't expect Flyers general manag
Flyers likely to sign a mid-level free agent
Philly.com / Posted 12 hours ago
The NHL's free-agent market opens Friday, but don't expect Flyers general manager Ron Hextall to be pushing an oversized shopping cart. Oh, he will be shopping. He just doesn't have a lot of cap space to spend freely on big-name free... Read more
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Daily Mail
Beloved library cat loses home after city council vote despite outragedespite public outcry Browser has been the White Settlement Public Library mas
Beloved library cat loses home after city council vote despite outrage
Daily Mail / Posted 13 hours ago
despite public outcry Browser has been the White Settlement Public Library mascot for six years Children love the cat and read to him, while he also takes care of rodents Two men on the city council randomly decided to vote the kitty out He has... Read more
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USA Today
Readers gobble up fiction; 'Watchman' risesTyler at No. 40). But many of the novels people are buying are by brand-name a
Readers gobble up fiction; 'Watchman' rises
USA Today / Posted 13 hours ago
Tyler at No. 40). But many of the novels people are buying are by brand-name authors, the kinds of page turners that seem ready-made for the beach. The top 10 alone sports books by Janet Evanovich and Lee Goldberg (The Pursuit, landing at No. 2),... Read more
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CBC.ca
Clicking 'I accept' doesn't mean you surrender right to know how a company uses your dataChances are you're reading this article with some kind of smart device. And if
Clicking 'I accept' doesn't mean you surrender right to know how a company uses your data
CBC.ca / Posted 14 hours ago
Chances are you're reading this article with some kind of smart device. And if you're doing so in public, there's probably a bunch of people just like you nearby, staring into the glow of their tiny screens, swiping through profiles and tweets,... Read more
15h
Boston Herald
Aside from 'Hamilton,' Revolutionary era inspires little artand Laura Linney. "The founding era exists on the other side of a cultural and
Aside from 'Hamilton,' Revolutionary era inspires little art
Boston Herald / Posted 15 hours ago
and Laura Linney. "The founding era exists on the other side of a cultural and even sartorial divide," says historian Ron Chernow, whose biography of Alexander Hamilton is the basis for Lin-Manuel Miranda's hip-hop musical. "We know the... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Beloved Cat Fired from His Job at a Local Public Librarytheir furry friend in October 2010 from a local animal shelter, according to th
Beloved Cat Fired from His Job at a Local Public Library
WAOW Wausau / Posted 16 hours ago
their furry friend in October 2010 from a local animal shelter, according to their website. Mayor of White Settlement, Ron White, said that the cat was originally adopted to help with a rodent problem, a common tactic used in libraries. Despite... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Aside from 'Hamilton,' Revolutionary era inspires little artand Laura Linney. "The founding era exists on the other side of a cultural and
Aside from 'Hamilton,' Revolutionary era inspires little art
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 16 hours ago
and Laura Linney. "The founding era exists on the other side of a cultural and even sartorial divide," says historian Ron Chernow, whose biography of Alexander Hamilton is the basis for Lin-Manuel Miranda's hip-hop musical. "We know the... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Aside from 'Hamilton,' Revolutionary era inspires little artand Laura Linney. "The founding era exists on the other side of a cultural and
Aside from 'Hamilton,' Revolutionary era inspires little art
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 16 hours ago
and Laura Linney. "The founding era exists on the other side of a cultural and even sartorial divide," says historian Ron Chernow, whose biography of Alexander Hamilton is the basis for Lin-Manuel Miranda's hip-hop musical. "We know the... Read more
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Salon.com
Aside from ‘Hamilton,’ Revolutionary era inspires little artand Laura Linney. “The founding era exists on the other side of a cultural and
Aside from ‘Hamilton,’ Revolutionary era inspires little art
Salon.com / Posted 17 hours ago
and Laura Linney. “The founding era exists on the other side of a cultural and even sartorial divide,” says historian Ron Chernow, whose biography of Alexander Hamilton is the basis for Lin-Manuel Miranda’s hip-hop musical. “We know the... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Aside from 'Hamilton,' Revolutionary era inspires little artand Laura Linney. "The founding era exists on the other side of a cultural and
Aside from 'Hamilton,' Revolutionary era inspires little art
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 17 hours ago
and Laura Linney. "The founding era exists on the other side of a cultural and even sartorial divide," says historian Ron Chernow, whose biography of Alexander Hamilton is the basis for Lin-Manuel Miranda's hip-hop musical. "We know the... Read more
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17h
Air Force Times
Coalition fighters kill a new ISIS leader every three days. But is that enough?if we don't deny them the territory, if we don't deny them that caliphate, if w
Coalition fighters kill a new ISIS leader every three days. But is that enough?
Air Force Times / Posted 17 hours ago
if we don't deny them the territory, if we don't deny them that caliphate, if we don't take away those safe havens,” Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wisc, said. “They're incredibly sophisticated …inspiring the lone wolf type of activity that we've seen in San... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Aside from 'Hamilton,' Revolutionary era inspires little artand Laura Linney. "The founding era exists on the other side of a cultural and
Aside from 'Hamilton,' Revolutionary era inspires little art
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 17 hours ago
and Laura Linney. "The founding era exists on the other side of a cultural and even sartorial divide," says historian Ron Chernow, whose biography of Alexander Hamilton is the basis for Lin-Manuel Miranda's hip-hop musical. "We know the... Read more
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17h
NBC News
Trump Clashes with Big BusinessFirst Read is a morning briefing from Meet the Press and the NBC Political Unit
Trump Clashes with Big Business
NBC News / Posted 17 hours ago
First Read is a morning briefing from Meet the Press and the NBC Political Unit on the day's most important political stories and why they matter. Trump vs. Big Business Maybe the most remarkable part of Donald Trump's anti-trade speech yesterday... Read more
18h
York Daily Record
Newberry Township supervisors postpone vote on large warehouse projectranged from what they said was inadequate public notice of the meeting to the i
Newberry Township supervisors postpone vote on large warehouse project
York Daily Record / Posted 18 hours ago
ranged from what they said was inadequate public notice of the meeting to the impact the project would have on the environment, area roads, residential property values and life in this rural part of northern York County. "What about the value... Read more
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Evening Standard
Faith Healer review: Stephen Dillane delivers a potent performancethe height of his powers, providing three substantial roles and the sense of an
Faith Healer review: Stephen Dillane delivers a potent performance
Evening Standard / Posted 19 hours ago
the height of his powers, providing three substantial roles and the sense of an intricate mosaic being assembled right in front of us. Stephen Dillane plays Frank Hardy, a charismatic Irish healer who’s long been in exile, travelling around remote... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Detroit's 100 Greatest Songs: Artists announced for Don Was Revue— will unveil the Top 10 songs in the Freep's ongoing Greatest Songs countdown,
Detroit's 100 Greatest Songs: Artists announced for Don Was Revue
Detroit Free Press / Posted 20 hours ago
— will unveil the Top 10 songs in the Freep's ongoing Greatest Songs countdown, the result of voting by more than 4,000 readers and 80-plus hometown music experts. The Top 10 will be covered live by artists at the revue, which will also feature... Read more
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Evening Standard
The Faith Healer review: Stephen Dillane delivers a potent performancethe height of his powers, providing three substantial roles and the sense of an
The Faith Healer review: Stephen Dillane delivers a potent performance
Evening Standard / Posted 20 hours ago
the height of his powers, providing three substantial roles and the sense of an intricate mosaic being assembled right in front of us. Stephen Dillane plays Frank Hardy, a charismatic Irish healer who’s long been in exile, travelling around remote... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Mack Rice and Kid Rock: The story behind the song 'Detroit, Michigan'tracks churned out during the heyday of the Detroit record business. Recorded i
Mack Rice and Kid Rock: The story behind the song 'Detroit, Michigan'
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
tracks churned out during the heyday of the Detroit record business. Recorded in 1964 with a rookie singer who went by Ronnie Love, the single was released by D-Town Records, one of many small labels operating in Motown's shadow. "It sold... Read more
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Slate
How Angels in America Became the Defining Work of American Art of the Past 25 Yearsan argument about the New York Review of Books versus the Village Voice. He was
How Angels in America Became the Defining Work of American Art of the Past 25 Years
Slate / Posted yesterday
an argument about the New York Review of Books versus the Village Voice. He was on the side of the Village Voice. Mark Bronnenberg (Kushner’s lover, 1982–86): He was directing a play I acted in called Age of Assassins. It was a wonderful play... Read more
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CIO
CIO50 takes shape, community gets nominatingtowards an ICT visionary role. No doubt, the CIO’s responsibilities have switch
CIO50 takes shape, community gets nominating
CIO / Posted yesterday
towards an ICT visionary role. No doubt, the CIO’s responsibilities have switched from managing costs centres to a stronger business orientation. Certainly, it is a pivotal time in the life and times of a CIO, and with CIO Australia at the... Read more
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The News-Herald
Women’s basketball: Area coaches react to passing of legendary coach Pat Summittthe loss still stung the successful Geneva coach. “She was an inspiration to m
Women’s basketball: Area coaches react to passing of legendary coach Pat Summitt
The News-Herald / Posted yesterday
the loss still stung the successful Geneva coach. “She was an inspiration to me and to many others,” Barbo said. “I read her books, watched her games. She was someone I respected and wanted to emulate. “I cried watching highlights they... Read more
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Daily Mail
Rupert Grint arrives at London's High Court wearing baseball capHigh Court on Tuesday afternoon The British star, who is said to have built up
Rupert Grint arrives at London's High Court wearing baseball cap
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
High Court on Tuesday afternoon The British star, who is said to have built up a £24 million fortune while playing Ron Weasley in the hit film series, was sharp-suited in a pinstriped two-piece. He matched the look with a crisp white shirt... Read more
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Kiama Independent
The South Coast Regional Wrap | Wednesday, June 29, 2016forward to the next step in a case that could possibly lead to further repatria
The South Coast Regional Wrap | Wednesday, June 29, 2016
Kiama Independent / Posted yesterday
forward to the next step in a case that could possibly lead to further repatriation of artefacts from around the world. Read all about it. GROWING SUPPORT: Bermagui's Rodney Kelly is being offered support from across Australia in his quest to... Read more
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Air Force Times
'Lone wolf' terror attacks inspired by ISIS to persist in Westthe coalition's efforts to dismantle the Islamic State as lawmakers raised conc
'Lone wolf' terror attacks inspired by ISIS to persist in West
Air Force Times / Posted yesterday
the coalition's efforts to dismantle the Islamic State as lawmakers raised concerns over the pace of the operations. Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wis., seized on McGurk's statement that the anti-Islamic State coalition embarked on a three-year campaign... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Lithgow Council meeting walkoutcarer has warned that introducing mainland koalas to North Stradbroke Island as
Lithgow Council meeting walkout
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
carer has warned that introducing mainland koalas to North Stradbroke Island as some sort of sanctuary would be an environmental disaster. Jack Jackson of Wildcare Straddie said island koalas were genetically different to mainland animals. The... Read more
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The Border Mail
Wednesday, June 29, 20165000km across America hopes the road will become the ultimate learning tool for
Wednesday, June 29, 2016
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
5000km across America hopes the road will become the ultimate learning tool for their seven-year-old son who has autism. Read more. First-timers ponder decision Many of the Border’s young will exercise their most important democratic right by... Read more
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The Courier
Wednesday, June 29, 2016election Only days to go before the election and Ballarat people are still wai
Wednesday, June 29, 2016
The Courier / Posted yesterday
election Only days to go before the election and Ballarat people are still waiting for attention from the major parties. Read more.Victim wanted a handshake and got a broken leg, court hears A 23-year-old man left an old friend with a broken leg... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Wednesday, June 29, 2016worked together to make the event a reality and the Goondiwindi parkrun officia
Wednesday, June 29, 2016
Northern Daily Leader / Posted yesterday
worked together to make the event a reality and the Goondiwindi parkrun officially launched June 11 with 101 participants. Read on.Barnaby advisor threatens police action after corflute vandalism REGIONAL: A campaign spokesman for the Member for... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Wednesday, June 29, 2016rise in diabetes and sexually transmitted diseases in the same age bracket and
Wednesday, June 29, 2016
Northern Daily Leader / Posted yesterday
rise in diabetes and sexually transmitted diseases in the same age bracket and a higher than average rate of unemployment. Read on. Photo: Getty.Snow buckets down in Guyra | Photos GLEN INNES: Council has rejected a proposal to financially assist... Read more
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The Young Witness
THE DAILY BUZZ | Lithgow Council meeting walkoutcarer has warned that introducing mainland koalas to North Stradbroke Island as
THE DAILY BUZZ | Lithgow Council meeting walkout
The Young Witness / Posted yesterday
carer has warned that introducing mainland koalas to North Stradbroke Island as some sort of sanctuary would be an environmental disaster. Jack Jackson of Wildcare Straddie said island koalas were genetically different to mainland animals. The... Read more
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Western Advocate
Lithgow Council meeting walkoutcarer has warned that introducing mainland koalas to North Stradbroke Island as
Lithgow Council meeting walkout
Western Advocate / Posted yesterday
carer has warned that introducing mainland koalas to North Stradbroke Island as some sort of sanctuary would be an environmental disaster. Jack Jackson of Wildcare Straddie said island koalas were genetically different to mainland animals. The... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Wednesday, June 29, 2016carer has warned that introducing mainland koalas to North Stradbroke Island as
Wednesday, June 29, 2016
Kiama Independent / Posted yesterday
carer has warned that introducing mainland koalas to North Stradbroke Island as some sort of sanctuary would be an environmental disaster. Jack Jackson of Wildcare Straddie said island koalas were genetically different to mainland animals. The... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Wednesday, June 29, 2016Back row (l-r): Kathy Arthur (ESC), Narelle Walsh (EKEN), Tracy Gill-Dalinger (
Wednesday, June 29, 2016
Kiama Independent / Posted yesterday
Back row (l-r): Kathy Arthur (ESC), Narelle Walsh (EKEN), Tracy Gill-Dalinger (EKEN), Seth Merrit (EKEN), Kim Bush (ESC) Front: Council’s General Manager Dr Catherine Dale and EKEN Chairperson Dianah Riley 7.38am: OPPOSITION Leader Bill Shorten... Read more
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Manning River Times
Wednesday, June 29, 2016carer has warned that introducing mainland koalas to North Stradbroke Island as
Wednesday, June 29, 2016
Manning River Times / Posted yesterday
carer has warned that introducing mainland koalas to North Stradbroke Island as some sort of sanctuary would be an environmental disaster. Jack Jackson of Wildcare Straddie said island koalas were genetically different to mainland animals. The... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Wednesday, June 29, 2016a major milestone at its next instalment in February next year, which will mark
Wednesday, June 29, 2016
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted yesterday
a major milestone at its next instalment in February next year, which will mark the 140th anniversary of the iconic show. Read on.Park Run plan makes serious tracks Katie Turner, Brooke Saxby and Bec Raymond worked together to make the event a... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Wednesday, June 29, 2016carer has warned that introducing mainland koalas to North Stradbroke Island as
Wednesday, June 29, 2016
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
carer has warned that introducing mainland koalas to North Stradbroke Island as some sort of sanctuary would be an environmental disaster. Jack Jackson of Wildcare Straddie said island koalas were genetically different to mainland animals. The... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
San Antonio stepmom gets 99 years in prison in brutal child starvation caseof three adults, including the boy's father, all charged with injury to a child
San Antonio stepmom gets 99 years in prison in brutal child starvation case
Houston Chronicle / Posted yesterday
of three adults, including the boy's father, all charged with injury to a child, to face trial. When state District Judge Ron Rangel read the jury's decision, Josiah's other relatives reacted with sobs and sighs of relief. Crystal Williams... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Elderly polar bear roams new home at Detroit Zoofive seals at the zoo's Arctic Ring of Life exhibit in Royal Oak. The exhibit
Elderly polar bear roams new home at Detroit Zoo
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
five seals at the zoo's Arctic Ring of Life exhibit in Royal Oak. The exhibit has 4 acres of indoor and outdoor habitat. Ron Kagan, executive director of the Detroit Zoological Society, says Tundra has exceeded the life span of a polar bear at a... Read more
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Boston Globe
Highway worker struck, fatally injured on I-93 in MedfordSafety Systems Inc., when he was killed. The company handles pavement marking f
Highway worker struck, fatally injured on I-93 in Medford
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
Safety Systems Inc., when he was killed. The company handles pavement marking for the state’s transportation department. Ron Beaudoin of HiWay Safety Systems said the company is grieving O’Day’s death. “It is very difficult, as you could... Read more
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Raw Story
This Ronald Reagan billboard outside the Republican convention is going to infuriate conservativesFormer President Ronald Reagan’s son and namesake Ron Reagan is literally the p
This Ronald Reagan billboard outside the Republican convention is going to infuriate conservatives
Raw Story / Posted yesterday
Former President Ronald Reagan’s son and namesake Ron Reagan is literally the poster-person against religion. While the younger Reagan has been doing ads on news channels for the Freedom from Religion Foundation, it will be his father’s words that... Read more
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