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Scotsman
Book Festival: Meera Syal | Cecilia Ekback | Robyn Cadwallader British comedian, writer, playwright and actress Meera Syal CBE. Picture: Gary
Book Festival: Meera Syal | Cecilia Ekback | Robyn Cadwallader
Scotsman / Posted 12 minutes ago
British comedian, writer, playwright and actress Meera Syal CBE. Picture: Gary Doak/Writer Pictures SURROGACY, feminism, the infertility industry, troubled teenagers, corruption, murder,... Read more
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Times of Malta
Santa Claus spared bankruptcyFinland's Santa Claus Office has avoided bankruptcy thanks to the help of a new
Santa Claus spared bankruptcy
Times of Malta / Posted 49 minutes ago
Finland's Santa Claus Office has avoided bankruptcy thanks to the help of a new owner. Lapland Safaris Group said it had bought a majority of shares in Dianordia Oy, the company behind the Santa's office attraction in Lapland, and cleared its tax... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Take it from a jerkGetting ahead in business is about more than being tethered to your mobile 24/7
Take it from a jerk
The Globe and Mail / Posted 5 hours ago
Getting ahead in business is about more than being tethered to your mobile 24/7. In our seventh annual Executive Survival Guide, we show you how to endear yourself to everyone from the CEO to security; start your day like Warren Buffett; build your... Read more
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The Age
Bid to fly Palestinian flag at the UNA Palestinian child dressed as Santa Claus holds a Palestinian flag in front of
Bid to fly Palestinian flag at the UN
The Age / Posted 12 hours ago
A Palestinian child dressed as Santa Claus holds a Palestinian flag in front of Israeli border police at a demonstration against a separation barrier in the West Bank village of Al-Masara in 2013. Photo: AP New York: Palestinians have asked the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Bid to fly Palestinian flag at the UNA Palestinian child dressed as Santa Claus holds a Palestinian flag in front of
Bid to fly Palestinian flag at the UN
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 12 hours ago
A Palestinian child dressed as Santa Claus holds a Palestinian flag in front of Israeli border police at a demonstration against a separation barrier in the West Bank village of Al-Masara in 2013. Photo: AP New York: Palestinians have asked the... Read more
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The Berkeley Daily Planet
Local News and Opinion from The Berkeley Daily PlanetThe anonymous illiterati who have nothing better to do than populate the commen
Local News and Opinion from The Berkeley Daily Planet
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted 13 hours ago
The anonymous illiterati who have nothing better to do than populate the comments section of the newsblogs which accept them have finally found an argument in favor of what they want that is hard to argue with because it makes so little... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
"Christmas in August:" AT&T Pioneers donate backpacks, school supplies to kids in needMILWAUKEE — Dressed in all red, a group of compassionate people spent Thursday
"Christmas in August:" AT&T Pioneers donate backpacks, school supplies to kids in need
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 15 hours ago
MILWAUKEE — Dressed in all red, a group of compassionate people spent Thursday morning, August 27th dropping off goodies. “Today is like Christmas. It’s Christmas in August every year. You feel like Santa Claus going to all of these schools and... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Season Preview 2015: TheaterTheater producer Winnie Wenglewick will return to Orlando this year with two pr
Season Preview 2015: Theater
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 15 hours ago
Theater producer Winnie Wenglewick will return to Orlando this year with two productions. Her venue is not yet established; check dangeroustheatre.com for information. THE PERFECT GIFT, Nov. 20-Dec. 20: An examination of the commercialization of the... Read more
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Game Informer
Never Played Shenmue? Watch Us Play The First 13 HoursWith Shenmue 3's Kickstarter officially funded, numerous people in Game Informe
Never Played Shenmue? Watch Us Play The First 13 Hours
Game Informer / Posted 15 hours ago
With Shenmue 3's Kickstarter officially funded, numerous people in Game Informer's community sent in requests for complete Super Replay playthroughs of the first two games in the Shenmue series. Several Game Informer staffers also expressed interest... Read more
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Boulder Weekly
Baron of the bizarreWork days can consist of bad coffee and mundane chit chat with coworkers. Howev
Baron of the bizarre
Boulder Weekly / Posted 15 hours ago
Work days can consist of bad coffee and mundane chit chat with coworkers. However, author Christopher Moore doesn’t deal with boring office mates or monotonous stories — his work days are filled with clever banter and fantastical adventures. Granted,... Read more
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The Irish Times
‘Dismaland’ promises the familiar misery of a grim day out If history has taught us anything, it’s that while some things are rubbish and
‘Dismaland’ promises the familiar misery of a grim day out
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
If history has taught us anything, it’s that while some things are rubbish and depressing on purpose, others are just rubbish and depressing Banksy’s ‘Dismaland’ installation at... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Rising Crime in Abilene Hurts Good SamaritanStolen vehicles are keeping Abilene Police Detectives busy, just in the month o
Rising Crime in Abilene Hurts Good Samaritan
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted yesterday
Stolen vehicles are keeping Abilene Police Detectives busy, just in the month of July there have been 38 reported car thefts in various regions of Abilene. Mick Stamm was one Abilene resident who has fallen victim to this crime. It was a normal day... Read more
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OC Weekly
The 20 Best Lines From Matt Coker's Much-Missed A Clockwork Orange ColumnThe following appeared in Matt Coker's column A Clockwork Orange, which ran fro
The 20 Best Lines From Matt Coker's Much-Missed A Clockwork Orange Column
OC Weekly / Posted yesterday
The following appeared in Matt Coker's column A Clockwork Orange, which ran from 1996 to 2003. His hilarity still appears daily on Navel Gazing. Nov. 21, 1996: "There's got to be a morning after," a wooden Carol Lynley lip-synchs in The Poseidon... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Santa Claus once almost beat me up over opinion pieceSANTA CLAUS once threatened to punch me. It was the season of goodwill and may
Santa Claus once almost beat me up over opinion piece
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted yesterday
SANTA CLAUS once threatened to punch me. It was the season of goodwill and maybe I was a bit out of line when I wrote a piece about sweating Santas in shopworn faded red suits, with pillows stuck up their front and beards made out of teased nylon... Read more
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News Mail
Santa Claus once almost beat me up over opinion pieceSANTA CLAUS once threatened to punch me. It was the season of goodwill and may
Santa Claus once almost beat me up over opinion piece
News Mail / Posted yesterday
SANTA CLAUS once threatened to punch me. It was the season of goodwill and maybe I was a bit out of line when I wrote a piece about sweating Santas in shopworn faded red suits, with pillows stuck up their front and beards made out of teased nylon... Read more
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Northern Star
Santa Claus almost beat me up over opinion pieceSANTA CLAUS once threatened to punch me. It was the season of goodwill and may
Santa Claus almost beat me up over opinion piece
Northern Star / Posted yesterday
SANTA CLAUS once threatened to punch me. It was the season of goodwill and maybe I was a bit out of line when I wrote a piece about sweating Santas in shopworn faded red suits, with pillows stuck up their front and beards made out of teased nylon... Read more
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Salon.com
The RINO-ing of Megyn Kelly: Has Trump made it okay for all candidates to blow her off?So now Megyn Kelly is a RINO squish intent on doing the liberal media’s dirty w
The RINO-ing of Megyn Kelly: Has Trump made it okay for all candidates to blow her off?
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
So now Megyn Kelly is a RINO squish intent on doing the liberal media’s dirty work. The same Megyn Kelly who once insisted that Santa Claus, a fictional person (spoiler, sorry), is a white man. The same Megyn Kelly who prattled on for months, maybe... Read more
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The Sault Star
Bike tour helps Christmas eventEven Santa Claus is riding along during a new fundraiser to help kids at Christ
Bike tour helps Christmas event
The Sault Star / Posted 2 days ago
Even Santa Claus is riding along during a new fundraiser to help kids at Christmas. The Jolly Old Elf is part of Cops and Kids Christmas Smile Drive. The police-escorted motorcycle tour runs from Sault Ste. Marie to Echo Bay on Sept. 19.... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Roll onIt's just before 11 p.m. when neighbors come out to investigate the noise. On D
Roll on
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
It's just before 11 p.m. when neighbors come out to investigate the noise. On Donaghey Drive in North Little Rock, teenagers are flinging dozens of rolls of toilet paper through the sky, the ragged paper hooking leaves and limbs before plummeting to... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Perryville resident wishes to spread holiday cheer all yearTuesday marked the exactly four months until from the morning after Santa Claus
Perryville resident wishes to spread holiday cheer all year
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 2 days ago
Tuesday marked the exactly four months until from the morning after Santa Claus visits all the good boys and girls. However, stores like Schnucks and Celebrate the Season in Cape Girardeau are just starting to roll out Halloween goodies. But if... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Missouri man pleads not guilty to abuse chargesCAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — A southeast Missouri man who has portrayed Santa Cla
Missouri man pleads not guilty to abuse charges
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — A southeast Missouri man who has portrayed Santa Claus at events has pleaded not guilty to charges accusing him of abusing a child. Online court records show 55-year-old Jeffrey B. Moffat of Jackson pleaded not guilty to... Read more
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The Pitch
Tyler Gregory has a rare moment at homeOf the 10 or so people on the patio at Papa Keno's in Lawrence, five are musici
Tyler Gregory has a rare moment at home
The Pitch / Posted 2 days ago
Of the 10 or so people on the patio at Papa Keno's in Lawrence, five are musicians present for the open-call jam under way. One of those musicians is singer, songwriter and one-man-band Tyler Gregory, who springs up from his seat, mid-guitar strum,... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Ikin: The quality I didn’t see in HayneJarryd Hayne NFL highlights: video, analysis of the former Parramatta Eels star
Ikin: The quality I didn’t see in Hayne
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Jarryd Hayne NFL highlights: video, analysis of the former Parramatta Eels star’s switch in Ben Ikin’s 360 View | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on QuestNews website SearchUse keywords to search content on QuestNews... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Missouri man pleads not guilty to abuse chargesCAPE GIRARDEAU (AP) - A southeast Missouri man who has portrayed Santa Claus at
Missouri man pleads not guilty to abuse charges
KOMU Columbia / Posted 2 days ago
CAPE GIRARDEAU (AP) - A southeast Missouri man who has portrayed Santa Claus at events has pleaded not guilty to charges accusing him of abusing a child. Online court records show 55-year-old Jeffrey B. Moffat of Jackson pleaded not guilty to... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
Butter In Your Coffee And Other Cons: Stories From A Fitness InsiderThree years after co-founding Fitocracy, we launched a new online coaching serv
Butter In Your Coffee And Other Cons: Stories From A Fitness Insider
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 2 days ago
Three years after co-founding Fitocracy, we launched a new online coaching service to start bringing in money. We needed a way to hook people in, but no one seemed interested. Illustration: Sam Woolley It didn’t make sense. The sales email I was... Read more
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Beverly Hills Courier
Another Roger Lefkon Phobia —The Fear Of DronesPosted: Tuesday, August 25, 2015 – 2:00 PM There I was in my back yard peering
Another Roger Lefkon Phobia —The Fear Of Drones
Beverly Hills Courier / Posted 2 days ago
Posted: Tuesday, August 25, 2015 – 2:00 PM There I was in my back yard peering into a modest version of the multi-billion dollar Hubble Space Telescope while searching the solar system for signs of life. As an amateur astronomer my guiding principle... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Missouri man pleads not guilty to abuse chargesJeffrey Moffat (Source: Cape Girardeau Co. Sheriff's Office) CAPE GIRARDEAU, M
Missouri man pleads not guilty to abuse charges
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 2 days ago
Jeffrey Moffat (Source: Cape Girardeau Co. Sheriff's Office) CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) – A southeast Missouri man who has portrayed Santa Claus at events has pleaded not guilty to charges accusing him of abusing a child. Online court records show... Read more
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Bleacher Report
At Age 32, Cutler's Present Is UrgentIt’s early in the afternoon on a Tuesday morning in mid-June, with the Chicago
At Age 32, Cutler's Present Is Urgent
Bleacher Report / Posted 2 days ago
It’s early in the afternoon on a Tuesday morning in mid-June, with the Chicago Bears having just closed the first padless practice of their mandatory three-day veteran’s minicamp, and Jay Cutler is uncharacteristically relaxed and at... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Missouri man pleads not guilty to abuse chargesCAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) _ A southeast Missouri man who has portrayed Santa Cla
Missouri man pleads not guilty to abuse charges
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 3 days ago
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) _ A southeast Missouri man who has portrayed Santa Claus at events has pleaded not guilty to charges accusing him of abusing a child. Online court records show 55-year-old Jeffrey B. Moffat of Jackson pleaded not guilty to... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
How would Keven Mealamu go in politics?All Black hooker Keven Mealamu. Photo / Greg Bowker. The unashamed clamour by
How would Keven Mealamu go in politics?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
All Black hooker Keven Mealamu. Photo / Greg Bowker. The unashamed clamour by political parties to bask in the cosy glow reflecting off All Black captain Richie McCaw has left the Herald on Sunday's Andrew Alderson contemplating which current... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Man known for playing Santa Claus pleads not guilty to statutory sodomyAlleged 7-year-old victim testifies against Cape Girardeau Co. 'Santa Claus'All
Man known for playing Santa Claus pleads not guilty to statutory sodomy
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 3 days ago
Alleged 7-year-old victim testifies against Cape Girardeau Co. 'Santa Claus'Alleged 7-year-old victim testifies against Cape Girardeau Co. 'Santa Claus' A man who played Santa Claus in Cape Girardeau County was in court Tuesday on a statutory sodomy... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Santa Claus fights bankruptcy in LaplandThe office, in the town of Rovaniemi and close to the Arctic Circle, attracts t
Santa Claus fights bankruptcy in Lapland
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
The office, in the town of Rovaniemi and close to the Arctic Circle, attracts thousands of British visitors each year, mainly in December, when children hope to press their case for presents and assure Father Christmas of their good behaviour. Jarmo... Read more
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KY3 Springfield
Santa Claus goes belly-up over delinquent tax bill in FinlandFinland's Santa Claus Office is filing for bankruptcy over unpaid taxes after d
Santa Claus goes belly-up over delinquent tax bill in Finland
KY3 Springfield / Posted 3 days ago
Finland's Santa Claus Office is filing for bankruptcy over unpaid taxes after dwindling visits from Russians -- once the center's best customers, now hit in a recession . But Santa Claus Office director Jarmo Kariniemi says he believes the company... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Turning Opinions of Disability Upside DownThis weekend the charitable organization Downside Up, which helps children with
Turning Opinions of Disability Upside Down
The Moscow Times / Posted 3 days ago
This weekend the charitable organization Downside Up, which helps children with Down syndrome and their families, raised money and awareness for the cause with a cycling event through Moscow and Kaluga region. The 20th event of its kind saw 100... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
A momentous Petawawa sesquicentennialIt was a celebration they'll be talking about for the next 150 years. The Town
A momentous Petawawa sesquicentennial
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 3 days ago
It was a celebration they'll be talking about for the next 150 years. The Town of Petawawa concluded its extraordinary sesquicentennial Sunday wrapping up three days of impressive displays, demonstrations and historical re-enactments that... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Talk of the Times: apt. James R. Minicozzi Memorial 5K/Mile runThis week, staff writer Patrice Wilding talks with Leslie Minicozzi Galacci abo
Talk of the Times: apt. James R. Minicozzi Memorial 5K/Mile run
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
This week, staff writer Patrice Wilding talks with Leslie Minicozzi Galacci about the upcoming Capt. James R. Minicozzi Memorial 5K/Mile run. Residence: South Abington Twp.Family: Husband, Donald Galacci; son, Zachary Jacobson. Daughter of J.P. and... Read more
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Everett Herald
We can't prevent fires, but we can learn to live with themWe can’t prevent fires, but we can learn to live with them Published: Sunday,
We can't prevent fires, but we can learn to live with them
Everett Herald / Posted 5 days ago
We can’t prevent fires, but we can learn to live with them Published: Sunday, August 23, 2015, 12:01 a.m. The 2015 fire season is poised to become among the worst in American history. More than 6 million acres have burned nationwide, most of that... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown News, Obituaries, Tributes, HERBERT T. 'BUDDY' MARSHALL III, Youngstown, OhioWARREN – Herbert T. “Buddy” Marshall III, 39, died Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015, at
Youngstown News, Obituaries, Tributes, HERBERT T. 'BUDDY' MARSHALL III, Youngstown, Ohio
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 5 days ago
WARREN – Herbert T. “Buddy” Marshall III, 39, died Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015, at 7:55 a.m. at Community Skilled Nursing Centre, after a brief illness. He was born in Youngstown, Dec. 9, 1975, the son of Herbert T. Marshall Jr. of Las Vegas, and Holly... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Herbert T. Marshall IIIHe was born Dec. 9, 1975, in Youngstown, the son of Herbert T. Marshall, Jr. of
Herbert T. Marshall III
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
He was born Dec. 9, 1975, in Youngstown, the son of Herbert T. Marshall, Jr. of Las Vegas, Nev., and Holly Jones Marshall of Mineral Ridge. Buddy was a graduate of Fairhaven School in Niles, where he also worked in the workshop for a few years after... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
AmVets Post 38, Stonebrook residents enjoy outdoor eventsAccording to Ed Stracka, commander of the Post, the event Saturday was one of t
AmVets Post 38, Stonebrook residents enjoy outdoor events
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 5 days ago
According to Ed Stracka, commander of the Post, the event Saturday was one of two annual outings for clients at Stonebrook, Inc., a local company that owns seven group homes for disabled adults in and around Martinsburg. "We provide them with... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
God, Football & AlabamaThe Freedom from Religion Foundation has just announced what appears to be a ma
God, Football & Alabama
The Chattanoogan / Posted 5 days ago
The Freedom from Religion Foundation has just announced what appears to be a major fund drive. The group, which spews its reverse discrimination in a way that makes left-wing liberals wiggle and other minority activists dance, has named “more than 25... Read more
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Kiama Independent
It's beginning to look a lot like ChristmasA woman looks at gingerbread hearts at a Christmas market at the Charlottenburg
It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas
Kiama Independent / Posted 5 days ago
A woman looks at gingerbread hearts at a Christmas market at the Charlottenburg castle in Berlin, Germany. Photo: REUTERS Props are put into place ahead of the lighting of the Christmas tree at Rockefeller Center in New York City. Photo:... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Studio proves art, disabilities are matters of perspectiveThere is a bit of David Lynch in the short film "Five Cave Witch Doctors," now
Studio proves art, disabilities are matters of perspective
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 6 days ago
There is a bit of David Lynch in the short film "Five Cave Witch Doctors," now filming in St. Petersburg. You'll probably never see it on network TV, unlike the eccentric director's twisted "Twin Peaks," or on the big screen, unlike Lynch's mad... Read more
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The News & Observer
What to Watch on Saturday: ‘Full House’ movie, Tig Notaro show | News & Observer August 22, 2015 (L to R): Dakota Guppy (Jodie Sweetin/St
What to Watch on Saturday: ‘Full House’ movie, Tig Notaro show
The News & Observer / Posted 6 days ago
| News & Observer August 22, 2015 (L to R): Dakota Guppy (Jodie Sweetin/Stephanie Tanner) and and Justin Gaston (John... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
Ho, ho ... no! Santa is close to bankruptcy Friday August 21, 2015 8:48 PMUPDATED: Friday August 21, 2015 8:49 PM The Sa
Ho, ho ... no! Santa is close to bankruptcy
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted 6 days ago
Friday August 21, 2015 8:48 PMUPDATED: Friday August 21, 2015 8:49 PM The Santa Claus Office, an attraction in the frozen north of Finland, is one week away from insolvency, the victim of a downturn in... Read more
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The Berkeley Daily Planet
Aging in Place in Berkeley, But Not Quietly. CategoryThe anonymous illiterati who have nothing better to do than populate the commen
Aging in Place in Berkeley, But Not Quietly. Category
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted 6 days ago
The anonymous illiterati who have nothing better to do than populate the comments section of the newsblogs which accept them have finally found an argument in favor of what they want that is hard to argue with because it makes so little... Read more
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Daily Star
Owe Owe Owe, Santa's broke: Lapland forced to file for bankruptcyFACING SACK: It could all end in tears in the Santa Claus Village, right, unles
Owe Owe Owe, Santa's broke: Lapland forced to file for bankruptcy
Daily Star / Posted 6 days ago
FACING SACK: It could all end in tears in the Santa Claus Village, right, unless tax bills get paid He faces hanging up his sack after his head office in Lapland filed for bankruptcy, having failed to pay a tax bill topping £140,000. His helpers... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Sorry kids, R2.9 million tax bill bankrupts SantaBut Managing Director Jarmo Kariniemi said he believed the company, which emplo
Sorry kids, R2.9 million tax bill bankrupts Santa
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 7 days ago
But Managing Director Jarmo Kariniemi said he believed the company, which employs around 20 people, could yet avoid closure over its 200,000 euro (R2.9 million) tax bill. "We have one more week to come up with the money. I'm confident that we can... Read more
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Independent
Santa Claus is bankruptAround 300,000 tourists from 100,000 different countries visit Santa in person
Santa Claus is bankrupt
Independent / Posted 7 days ago
Around 300,000 tourists from 100,000 different countries visit Santa in person in his official office in Rovaniemi on the Arctic Circle in Finnish Lapland each year. However, the popular attraction has suffered from a sharp drop in visitors from... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Santa goes bust over Finnish tax bill The Santa Claus Office had some 300,000 visitors last year and revenues of ab
Santa goes bust over Finnish tax bill
Eye Witness News / Posted 7 days ago
The Santa Claus Office had some 300,000 visitors last year and revenues of about €2 million. FILE: The Santa Claus Office had some 300,000 visitors last year and revenues of about €2 million. Picture:... Read more
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