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The Arizona Republic
Officials ID Swiss tourist as latest skydiving fatalityAuthorities say a man who plunged to his death Tuesday while skydiving about 60
Officials ID Swiss tourist as latest skydiving fatality
The Arizona Republic / Posted 2 days ago
Authorities say a man who plunged to his death Tuesday while skydiving about 60 miles southeast of Phoenix was from Switzerland. Eloy police said Wednesday that the man was a veteran skydiver with more than 600 jumps logged. His name was being... Read more
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Business Wire
OpenKey Hires Two Senior Executives to Expand Its Management Team“We’re excited to enter the next stage in our evolution as a technology startup
OpenKey Hires Two Senior Executives to Expand Its Management Team
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
“We’re excited to enter the next stage in our evolution as a technology startup,” said TJ Person, CEO of OpenKey. “Both Ryan and Brian bring exceptional, hands-on experience and leadership to each of their positions. We look forward to growing the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Sedita weighing ruling to block Chautauqua Amphitheater demolitionState Supreme Court Justice Frank A. Sedita III will decide Thursday on whether
Sedita weighing ruling to block Chautauqua Amphitheater demolition
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 days ago
State Supreme Court Justice Frank A. Sedita III will decide Thursday on whether to institute a preliminary injunction that would bar demolition of the historic Chautauqua Amphitheater. Sedita heard testimony Monday from both sides of the issue.... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Voters turn out in droves at polling locations across New HampshireFor months and months, we have heard from the candidates. On Tuesday, it's the
Voters turn out in droves at polling locations across New Hampshire
WMTW Portland / Posted 3 days ago
For months and months, we have heard from the candidates. On Tuesday, it's the voters' turn to be heard. Get election results here The New Hampshire secretary of state predicted a record turnout for Tuesday’s presidential primary... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Experts Testify In Amp CaseOn Monday, four individuals intimately familiar with these questions testified
Experts Testify In Amp Case
The Post-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
On Monday, four individuals intimately familiar with these questions testified in State Supreme Court, describing in detail how much - or how little - the proposed Amp project will alter the existing structure and its surrounding area. The lawsuit's... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
SeaWorld switches beluga whalesTwo whales on loan to SeaWorld from Georgia Aquarium - 12-year-old male Aurek a
SeaWorld switches beluga whales
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Two whales on loan to SeaWorld from Georgia Aquarium - 12-year-old male Aurek and 10-year-old female Maple – have moved back to their original home. Meanwhile a 30-year-old male beluga whale named Naluark arrived at this weekend at SeaWorld from... Read more
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Business Wire
Kaba and OpenKey Create Preferred Partnership“This represents an evolution of OpenKey’s strategic relationship with Kaba,” s
Kaba and OpenKey Create Preferred Partnership
Business Wire / Posted 4 days ago
“This represents an evolution of OpenKey’s strategic relationship with Kaba,” stated Brian Shedd, OpenKey vice president of sales and marketing. “We are thrilled to work in concert with Kaba to bring the convenience and efficiency of keyless mobile... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Holy Crab! Fearless Australian Poses With Massive Coconut CrabMark Pierrot Pierrot needed two hands to lift the crab, whose massive pincers
Holy Crab! Fearless Australian Poses With Massive Coconut Crab
The Huffington Post / Posted 5 days ago
Mark Pierrot Pierrot needed two hands to lift the crab, whose massive pincers are used for digging into coconuts. Photo by Larry Madin, ©Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Photo by Larry Madin, ©Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Photo by... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Senior Leadership Lifts Frewsburg/Southwestern To County Swim TitlePeterson won the 100-yard freestyle (51.23) and took second in the 50-yard free
Senior Leadership Lifts Frewsburg/Southwestern To County Swim Title
The Post-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
Peterson won the 100-yard freestyle (51.23) and took second in the 50-yard freestyle (23.13) while Cotter won the 50-yard freestyle (23.08) and took second in the 100-yard freestyle (51.38). Kohler won the 500-yard freestyle (5:24.5( and took second... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Winter returns, along with outages and slippery roadsXuyen Nguyen of Lowell, with her daughter, Hong-An Vu, 19 months old, enjoy an
Winter returns, along with outages and slippery roads
Lowell Sun / Posted 6 days ago
Xuyen Nguyen of Lowell, with her daughter, Hong-An Vu, 19 months old, enjoy an afternoon of sledding at Shedd Park. It was Hong-An's first time sledding. See our slide show from the storm at lowellsun.com. SUN/Julia Malakie Sun staff photos can be... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Westport
Maritime Aquarium's Orange The Seal Backs Carolina In Super BowlNORWALK, Conn. — A seal at the Maritime Aquarium is putting her money on Caroli
Maritime Aquarium's Orange The Seal Backs Carolina In Super Bowl
The Daily Voice - Westport / Posted 7 days ago
NORWALK, Conn. — A seal at the Maritime Aquarium is putting her money on Carolina. Orange, a 33-year-old seal, touched her nose to a cutout of a Carolina Panthers helmet during a feeding Thursday morning. The action indicated she believed the... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Greenwich
Maritime Aquarium's Orange The Seal Backs Carolina In Super BowlNORWALK, Conn. — A seal at the Maritime Aquarium is putting her money on Caroli
Maritime Aquarium's Orange The Seal Backs Carolina In Super Bowl
The Daily Voice - Greenwich / Posted 7 days ago
NORWALK, Conn. — A seal at the Maritime Aquarium is putting her money on Carolina. Orange, a 33-year-old seal, touched her nose to a cutout of a Carolina Panthers helmet during a feeding Thursday morning. The action indicated she believed the... Read more
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Oregon Daily Emerald
JSMA Opens New ExhibitOn Jan.23, the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art opened a new exhibit, From the He
JSMA Opens New Exhibit
Oregon Daily Emerald / Posted 8 days ago
On Jan.23, the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art opened a new exhibit, From the Heart: The Photographs of Brian Lanker. It is a look back, almost five years after Lanker’s death, on the stories he told as a photojournalist for publications like Life and... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Cicero teacher a 'salad guy' after 'Biggest Loser' eliminationCicero physical education teacher Luis Hernandez lost a quarter of his body wei
Cicero teacher a 'salad guy' after 'Biggest Loser' elimination
Chicago Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
Cicero physical education teacher Luis Hernandez lost a quarter of his body weight over nine weeks on "The Biggest Loser" and he gained insight into how to exercise and eat well. "Now I'm a big-time salad guy," Hernandez said Tuesday in a conference... Read more
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Daily Herald
3 Chicago attractions free to Illinois residents on holidayCHICAGO -- Three top Chicago attractions are providing free general admission o
3 Chicago attractions free to Illinois residents on holiday
Daily Herald / Posted 10 days ago
CHICAGO -- Three top Chicago attractions are providing free general admission on Presidents' Day to Illinois residents. Adler Planetarium, the Field Museum and Shedd Aquarium are offering the free admission with proof of residency on Feb. 15. They... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
3 Chicago attractions free to Illinois residents on holidayCHICAGO (AP) - Three top Chicago attractions are providing free general admissi
3 Chicago attractions free to Illinois residents on holiday
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 11 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) - Three top Chicago attractions are providing free general admission on Presidents' Day to Illinois residents. Adler Planetarium, the Field Museum and Shedd Aquarium are offering the free admission with proof of residency on Feb. 15.... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
3 Chicago attractions free to Illinois residents on holidayCHICAGO (AP) - Three top Chicago attractions are providing free general admissi
3 Chicago attractions free to Illinois residents on holiday
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 11 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) - Three top Chicago attractions are providing free general admission on Presidents' Day to Illinois residents. Adler Planetarium, the Field Museum and Shedd Aquarium are offering the free admission with proof of residency on Feb. 15.... Read more
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Business Standard India
Mindtree is passing on to hands way more capable than mine: Subroto BagchiInterview with Co-founder & Executive Chairman, MindtreeInterview with Co-found
Mindtree is passing on to hands way more capable than mine: Subroto Bagchi
Business Standard India / Posted 11 days ago
Interview with Co-founder & Executive Chairman, MindtreeInterview with Co-founder & Executive Chairman, Mindtree From April, Mindtree, the Bengaluru-headquartered IT services... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
No. 9 Ames thumps FDSHAMES 71, FORT DODGE 49 Ames - Chuol Chuol 5-7 2-3 12, Michael Agbaje 4-7 3-4 1
No. 9 Ames thumps FDSH
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 14 days ago
AMES 71, FORT DODGE 49 Ames - Chuol Chuol 5-7 2-3 12, Michael Agbaje 4-7 3-4 11, Eric Steyer 4-5 0-0 11, Carter Mumm 2-4 3-4 8, Colby Shane 2-4 2-2 7, Joe Evans 4-4 1-2 9, Earl Shedd 2-2 1-2 6, Joey Stohlmeyer 1-1 1-1 3, A.J. Seibert 0-0 2-2 2,... Read more
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Newport News-Times
News Times The eyes have it!Poor vision runs in my family. My mom was legally blind from AMD (age-related m
News Times The eyes have it!
Newport News-Times / Posted 15 days ago
Poor vision runs in my family. My mom was legally blind from AMD (age-related macular degeneration). My oldest brother, Jim, lost his sight and consequently his teaching job. He took his life at age 33 because he could no longer support his... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
James Rondeau named new Art Institute of Chicago directorThe Art Institute of Chicago's search for a new leader was deemed "internationa
James Rondeau named new Art Institute of Chicago director
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
The Art Institute of Chicago's search for a new leader was deemed "international." Its choice, announced Thursday, was hyper-regional, a man who had been in the building all along. James Rondeau, the highly regarded chair of the museum's department... Read more
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The Columbian
Appeals court weighs in on practice of Christian prayers at meetingsRICHMOND, Va. — A federal appeals court wrestled on Wednesday with whether loca
Appeals court weighs in on practice of Christian prayers at meetings
The Columbian / Posted 16 days ago
RICHMOND, Va. — A federal appeals court wrestled on Wednesday with whether local government leaders in North Carolina are violating the Constitution by holding exclusively Christian prayers at their meetings — the first time a court at that level has... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Court weighs practice of Christian prayers at meetingsRICHMOND, Va. — A federal appeals court wrestled on Wednesday with whether loca
Court weighs practice of Christian prayers at meetings
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 16 days ago
RICHMOND, Va. — A federal appeals court wrestled on Wednesday with whether local government leaders in North Carolina are violating the Constitution by holding exclusively Christian prayers at their meetings — the first time a court at that level has... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago area museums report 2015 as an up year in attendanceAdler Planetarium last year topped 500,000 visitors for the first time in 22 ye
Chicago area museums report 2015 as an up year in attendance
Chicago Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
Adler Planetarium last year topped 500,000 visitors for the first time in 22 years, and Morton Arboretum bested the 1 million mark for the first time in its history. Those were among the Chicago museum attendance highlights for 2015 in a generally... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Court weighs practice of Christian prayers at meetings The Daily Briefing The Dispatch public affairs team talks politics and tackl
Court weighs practice of Christian prayers at meetings
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 16 days ago
The Daily Briefing The Dispatch public affairs team talks politics and tackles state and federal government issues in the Buckeye Forum podcast. Your Right to Know RICHMOND, Va. — A federal... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Signal Mountain's Aryn Sanders plays at higher level despite sizeAryn Sanders, photographed on Thursday, Jan. 14, 2016, in the town of Signal Mo
Signal Mountain's Aryn Sanders plays at higher level despite size
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 22 days ago
Aryn Sanders, photographed on Thursday, Jan. 14, 2016, in the town of Signal Mountain, Tenn., is a multi-sport athlete at Signal Mountain High School. With every point she scores, diminutive Aryn Sanders raises the bar. Signal Mountain's senior... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
Texas A&M University-Kingsville announces fall honor studentsFROM A NEWS RELEASE Texas A&M University-Kingsville has released the names of
Texas A&M University-Kingsville announces fall honor students
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 22 days ago
FROM A NEWS RELEASE Texas A&M University-Kingsville has released the names of the students who made the president's list, dean's list and honor roll for the fall 2015 semester. In order to qualify for the prestigious president's list, a student... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Shedd Aquarium Closes for MaintenanceShedd Aquarium Closes 2 Days This Week for Maintenance 396482 01: Visitors pau
Shedd Aquarium Closes for Maintenance
NBC Chicago / Posted 24 days ago
Shedd Aquarium Closes 2 Days This Week for Maintenance 396482 01: Visitors pause as they walk up the steps to the John G. Shedd Aquarium October 26, 2001 in Chicago. Last month's terrorist attacks have resulted in a big drop in attendance at museums... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Shedd Aquarium closed this week for maintenanceCHICAGO (AP) - Shedd Aquarium will be closed Wednesday and Thursday for routine
Shedd Aquarium closed this week for maintenance
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 25 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) - Shedd Aquarium will be closed Wednesday and Thursday for routine maintenance and cleaning. The facility will reopen Friday. Illinois Resident Discount Days will then run through Jan. 26 and continue each Monday and Tuesday through... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
Shedd Aquarium closed this week for maintenanceCHICAGO (AP) - Shedd Aquarium will be closed Wednesday and Thursday for routine
Shedd Aquarium closed this week for maintenance
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 25 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) - Shedd Aquarium will be closed Wednesday and Thursday for routine maintenance and cleaning. The facility will reopen Friday. Illinois Resident Discount Days will then run through Jan. 26 and continue each Monday and Tuesday through... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Chicago Museums Offer Free Admission for MLK DayThree of Chicago's most popular cultural institutions are offering free admissi
Chicago Museums Offer Free Admission for MLK Day
NBC Chicago / Posted 25 days ago
Three of Chicago's most popular cultural institutions are offering free admission to Illinois residents on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. In a news release Monday, the Field Museum, Adler Planetarium and Shedd Aquarium said residents also will be able... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Going small when snow fallsFront-loaders will tackle winter on narrow streets LOWELL - Last year's snowie
Going small when snow falls
Lowell Sun / Posted 26 days ago
Front-loaders will tackle winter on narrow streets LOWELL - Last year's snowiest winter on record showed more than ever the challenges in having a city crisscrossed by so many narrow streets. Combine narrow lanes, parking spaces and many feet of... Read more
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The Columbia County News-Times
Former Columbia County school employee alleges false arrest in lawsuit against sheriff's deputiesA former hearing officer for the Colum­bia County school system has filed a law
Former Columbia County school employee alleges false arrest in lawsuit against sheriff's deputies
The Columbia County News-Times / Posted 27 days ago
A former hearing officer for the Colum­bia County school system has filed a lawsuit against two sheriff’s deputies, alleging wrongful arrest and imprisonment, according to court documents filed Tuesday. John Leroy Padgett Jr. resigned as student... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Hampton man sentenced after drug trafficking convictionRICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A Hampton man has been sentenced to prison after being con
Hampton man sentenced after drug trafficking conviction
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 29 days ago
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A Hampton man has been sentenced to prison after being convicted of leading a drug ring that led to the death of a man. Local news outlets report U.S. District Judge Raymond A. Jackson sentenced 47-year-old Benjamin Frank... Read more
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Daily Press
Hampton man sentenced to 22 years in prison in connection with overdose deathA 47-year-old Hampton man was sentenced to 22 years in prison Wednesday for his
Hampton man sentenced to 22 years in prison in connection with overdose death
Daily Press / Posted 30 days ago
A 47-year-old Hampton man was sentenced to 22 years in prison Wednesday for his involvement in a drug trafficking organization that resulted in an overdose death, officials said. Benjamin Frank Barrett Jr. was sentenced to 264 months in prison,... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Traffic stop leads to laundry list of charges for Wayne County womanAt approximately 2 a.m. Wednesday morning, Wayne County Sheriff's Department Na
Traffic stop leads to laundry list of charges for Wayne County woman
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 30 days ago
At approximately 2 a.m. Wednesday morning, Wayne County Sheriff's Department Narcotics Investigator Johnny Smith investigated a suspicious vehicle near a store in the Beat Four Community. Investigation revealed the driver, Roxxana Stanley to be in... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Wayne County man charged with possession of cocaineAt approximately 2 a.m. Wednesday morning, Wayne County Sheriff's Department Na
Wayne County man charged with possession of cocaine
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 30 days ago
At approximately 2 a.m. Wednesday morning, Wayne County Sheriff's Department Narcotics Investigators arrested Thomas Payton at a drivers license checkpoint on Waynesboro Shubuta Road. Payton was charged with possession of cocaine. Investigators... Read more
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