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TribLIVE
Little-known tropical fruit pawpaw has sweet taste, interesting historyOddly shaped green fruit pull down on the thin branches of pawpaw trees in a sm
Little-known tropical fruit pawpaw has sweet taste, interesting history
TribLIVE / Posted 6 minutes ago
Oddly shaped green fruit pull down on the thin branches of pawpaw trees in a small orchard I planted over a decade ago. Some are the size of golf balls, others resemble stunted, fat cucumbers and probably weigh a pound. Never heard of a pawpaw? It's... Read more
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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
SeeClickFix: Upgrading South Huntsville dog parkYour complaints are getting results from the Madison County Commission with reg
SeeClickFix: Upgrading South Huntsville dog park
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted 3 hours ago
Your complaints are getting results from the Madison County Commission with regard to the current state of a South Huntsville dog park. At first glance, Astro Dog Park looks like marshland sectioned off in a fence at Southside Park. "The land is a... Read more
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Slate
Minor League Mascots Are Crazier Than Ever. Here Are the Geniuses Behind the Trend.When Connecticut’s most prominent Minor League Baseball franchise moves into a
Minor League Mascots Are Crazier Than Ever. Here Are the Geniuses Behind the Trend.
Slate / Posted 6 hours ago
When Connecticut’s most prominent Minor League Baseball franchise moves into a 9,000-seat ballpark in the state capital next year, it will be renamed for an animal that people still believe eats tin cans. At a confetti-soaked press conference held at... Read more
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JTA
Read all about it: The 5 best new kids’ books for the High HolidaysBook covers, clockwise from top left: “Tamar’s Sukkah” (Courtesy of Kar-Ben Pub
Read all about it: The 5 best new kids’ books for the High Holidays
JTA / Posted 7 hours ago
Book covers, clockwise from top left: “Tamar’s Sukkah” (Courtesy of Kar-Ben Publishing); “Time to Start a Brand New Year” (Courtesy of Hachai Publishing); “Talia and the Very Yum Kippur” (Courtesy of Kar-Ben Publishing); “Penguin Rosh Hashanah”... Read more
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The Daily Californian
Places for new students on campus to take their first profile pictureCollege is the start of a whole new you. It’s a different world to explore at t
Places for new students on campus to take their first profile picture
The Daily Californian / Posted 12 hours ago
College is the start of a whole new you. It’s a different world to explore at the palm of your hand. It’s an exciting time to share with family and friends and because a picture is worth a 1000 words, why not illustrate the beginning of your college... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2015 finalists - first lookWrestling komodo dragons, ethereal egrets and thirsty squirrels are among the c
Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2015 finalists - first look
Daily Telegraph / Posted 12 hours ago
Wrestling komodo dragons, ethereal egrets and thirsty squirrels are among the creatures captured on camera by this year’s finalists for Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2015. The exhibition opens on 16 October at the Natural History Museum in... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
The best of dog daysLate-summer heat has no effect on the visitors at Paws Park, bless 'em. Buddy,
The best of dog days
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 15 hours ago
Late-summer heat has no effect on the visitors at Paws Park, bless 'em. Buddy, a brown-and-white boxer, is there as usual, greeting newcomers and saying goodbye to those leaving. Small, sassy Bear, distinguished by his curly tail and overgrown... Read more
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International Business Times
Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2015: First glimpse of finalists' images Wrestling Komodo dragons, a shark-repellent surfboard and a concerned gorilla a
Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2015: First glimpse of finalists' images
International Business Times / Posted 15 hours ago
Wrestling Komodo dragons, a shark-repellent surfboard and a concerned gorilla are among the images captured on camera by finalists in the Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2015 competition. The competition attracted over 42,000 entries from both... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Gruden explains move to Cousins over RG3Redskins head coach Jay Gruden announces Kirk Cousins will be the starting quar
Gruden explains move to Cousins over RG3
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 22 hours ago
Redskins head coach Jay Gruden announces Kirk Cousins will be the starting quarterback for the 2015 season. He explains his reasoning for switching away from Robert Griffin III The Bills name former VT standout Tyrod Taylor as their starting QB UVA... Read more
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Clovis News Journal
Editor's notebook — Sept. 1The winner is: Clovis MainStreet has received an award for outstanding architec
Editor's notebook — Sept. 1
Clovis News Journal / Posted 22 hours ago
The winner is: Clovis MainStreet has received an award for outstanding architectural design, according to a news release from New Mexico MainStreet. The award was presented Aug. 13, at a MainStreet meeting in Artesia, where the group celebrated 30... Read more
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The Mercury News
Menlo Park: Mosquitoes carrying West Nile found again in cityMENLO PARK -- West Nile virus has been detected in the city again. Just one mo
Menlo Park: Mosquitoes carrying West Nile found again in city
The Mercury News / Posted 22 hours ago
MENLO PARK -- West Nile virus has been detected in the city again. Just one month after mosquitoes were found harboring the disease in an area that included part of downtown, the San Mateo County Mosquito and Vector Control District collected... Read more
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Daily Press
Tides fall to Noesi, Charlotte, but Norfolk's IL South lead stays at threeBASEBALL: International League: Hector Noesi yielded just two hits and struck
Tides fall to Noesi, Charlotte, but Norfolk's IL South lead stays at three
Daily Press / Posted 23 hours ago
BASEBALL: International League: Hector Noesi yielded just two hits and struck out seven over seven innings, and Kevan Smith hit a two-run homer to lead Charlotte to a 3-1 victory Monday against the Norfolk Tides (75-61) before 5,108 at Harbor... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Reading Fightin Phils close to securing postseason appearanceBaseballtown may soon have good reason to celebrate. The Reading Fightin Phils
Reading Fightin Phils close to securing postseason appearance
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
Baseballtown may soon have good reason to celebrate. The Reading Fightin Phils' "magic number" for securing a spot in the Eastern League playoffs is now down to one. The postseason clinch could come as early as Monday night when the Fightins... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Sudbury Accent: The creatures of Science NorthThe Sudbury Star visited Science North's third floor to learn more about the an
Sudbury Accent: The creatures of Science North
The Sudbury Star / Posted yesterday
The Sudbury Star visited Science North's third floor to learn more about the animals housed there and see what's on the menu for the critters during feeding time. The animals housed on Science North's third floor are all native to the region and are... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Curve playoff possibilities this week Sunday's home finale for the Curve felt more like a "see ya later" than an ac
Curve playoff possibilities this week
Altoona Mirror / Posted yesterday
Sunday's home finale for the Curve felt more like a "see ya later" than an actual "goodbye." Altoona beat Trenton, 2-0, before 6,268 fans who showed up for the final regular-season game at Peoples Natural Gas... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Curve ride Brault’s gem by ThunderAltoona beat Trenton, 2-0, before 6,268 fans who showed up for the final regula
Curve ride Brault’s gem by Thunder
Altoona Mirror / Posted yesterday
Altoona beat Trenton, 2-0, before 6,268 fans who showed up for the final regular-season game at Peoples Natural Gas Field. The Curve now close with eight games on the road, but they're in a strong position to earn a postseason berth - holding a... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Plucky hawk makes a comeback to Garret MountainUntil last week. The regal bird she thought could be too battered to survive on
Plucky hawk makes a comeback to Garret Mountain
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted yesterday
Until last week. The regal bird she thought could be too battered to survive on its own was healed and had found its way home. Jeri Kratina of Garfield, on her daily morning hike in Garret Mountain Reservation on Aug. 5, stopped to throw out feed... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Reasons why dog crates workDEAR DIDI: I don’t understand why people are putting their dogs in a cage these
Reasons why dog crates work
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted yesterday
DEAR DIDI: I don’t understand why people are putting their dogs in a cage these days. We never did that growing up with our dogs. They were perfectly happy outside and now my trainer is recommending that I crate my dog inside to potty train her. How... Read more
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express
Theresa May’s idea would not solve migration issue DURING her time in office, Home Secretary Theresa May has overseen many notab
Theresa May’s idea would not solve migration issue
express / Posted 2 days ago
DURING her time in office, Home Secretary Theresa May has overseen many notable and hard-won successes. Theresa May is taking a hardline with EU migration, but is it already too late? But she has... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
Hunting season opens Tuesday in New MexicoLAS CRUCES >> Tuesday is the beginning of another season in New Mexico, h
Hunting season opens Tuesday in New Mexico
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 2 days ago
LAS CRUCES >> Tuesday is the beginning of another season in New Mexico, hunting season. Hunting seasons for doves, blue grouse, band-tailed pigeons and squirrels opens Tuesday in Doña Ana County, and other areas of the state, according to a... Read more
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express
EU wasted £1bn 'on propaganda and TV cartoons' BRUSSELS bureaucrats were accused last night of squandering more than £1billi
EU wasted £1bn 'on propaganda and TV cartoons'
express / Posted 2 days ago
BRUSSELS bureaucrats were accused last night of squandering more than £1billion of taxpayers’ cash on television programmes over the next five years. Jonathan Isaby, of the Taxpayers’ Alliance wants to... Read more
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The Riverhead News-Review
Real Estate: During storm season, trees need extra protectionArborists, Larry Kaiser remarked recently, have a saying: “Look up.” It’s easy
Real Estate: During storm season, trees need extra protection
The Riverhead News-Review / Posted 2 days ago
Arborists, Larry Kaiser remarked recently, have a saying: “Look up.” It’s easy enough for someone to examine a fallen branch once it comes crashing down on their lawn following a storm, Mr. Kaiser explained, but homeowners often don’t think to... Read more
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The Suffolk Times
Real Estate: During storm season, trees need extra protectionArborists, Larry Kaiser remarked recently, have a saying: “Look up.” It’s easy
Real Estate: During storm season, trees need extra protection
The Suffolk Times / Posted 2 days ago
Arborists, Larry Kaiser remarked recently, have a saying: “Look up.” It’s easy enough for someone to examine a fallen branch once it comes crashing down on their lawn following a storm, Mr. Kaiser explained, but homeowners often don’t think to... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Hunting geese can be a challengeThere are countless sources from the printed word to social media to DVDs and t
Hunting geese can be a challenge
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
There are countless sources from the printed word to social media to DVDs and television programs with tips dealing with every aspect of having a successful resident Canada goose season. Finding a place to hunt these flocks is often as simple as... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Night Owl weekends on ManitoulinI've adored Manitoulin's busy, charming Rita Gordon for years: her enthusiasm a
Night Owl weekends on Manitoulin
The Sudbury Star / Posted 2 days ago
I've adored Manitoulin's busy, charming Rita Gordon for years: her enthusiasm and expertise that she has shared with everyone who is interested in the beautiful nature of Manitoulin. I've been attending events at Gordon's Park in Tehkummah for years... Read more
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Gwinnett Daily Post
RICH: The lost art of sitting and ponderingSomeone I know not but who is a reader of this column wrote to ask a question t
RICH: The lost art of sitting and pondering
Gwinnett Daily Post / Posted 2 days ago
Someone I know not but who is a reader of this column wrote to ask a question the other day. She had just finished reading my last book and was curious to know, “When these people or situations cross your life, do you take notes of what you’re... Read more
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The Advocate
High rivers change fishing landscapeThe unusually long run of snow melt along with spring and summer rains pushing
High rivers change fishing landscape
The Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
The unusually long run of snow melt along with spring and summer rains pushing the Mississippi and Atchafalaya rivers to abnormally high stages well into August left its mark on two of the country’s hottest freshwater fishing spots. Most in-state... Read more
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Washington Post
First female Va. trooper killed on duty was ‘rebel’ who broke racial barriersA ceremony honoring Jacqueline Vernon, a Virginia state trooper who was killed
First female Va. trooper killed on duty was ‘rebel’ who broke racial barriers
Washington Post / Posted 3 days ago
A ceremony honoring Jacqueline Vernon, a Virginia state trooper who was killed in 1988 at the age of 32 and recently had a bridge named after her. (Courtesy of Virginia State Police) Virginia state trooper Charles King III was racing down Interstate... Read more
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Daily Mirror
This marmot screaming might be the worst sound you've ever heardThese are things that people are known to find irritating, or worse still, infu
This marmot screaming might be the worst sound you've ever heard
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
These are things that people are known to find irritating, or worse still, infuriating. But there's a sound that might just be worse than all of these things combined: a marmot screaming. Stop Please: The marmot was filmed letting out a shrill... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Weird 'service' animals show up in odd placesA woman and a kangaroo wearing a diaper walk into a McDonald's, and the woman s
Weird 'service' animals show up in odd places
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
A woman and a kangaroo wearing a diaper walk into a McDonald's, and the woman says: He's my service kangaroo. No, it's not the setup for a joke. But it may be a sign of the times. In a culture that has increasingly embraced animals as an extension... Read more
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iol.co.za
Happiness is eight little wordsfreeimages.comSo the early teachings of Francis Ernest Platell were that just b
Happiness is eight little words
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
freeimages.comSo the early teachings of Francis Ernest Platell were that just being alive and being with people you love is the only true recipe for happiness. London - Fed up with bad news I turned the radio dial to to the BBC’s Five Live - where... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
Cecchini named Eastern League Rookie of the Year(WBNG Binghamton) Binghamton Mets shortstop Gavin Cecchini has been recognized
Cecchini named Eastern League Rookie of the Year
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 3 days ago
(WBNG Binghamton) Binghamton Mets shortstop Gavin Cecchini has been recognized by the Eastern League as the 2015 Rookie of the Year. In 109 games, the Louisiana native has compiled a .317 batting average, collected 26 doubles and scored 64 runs,... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Historic oak tree was the city's petFor some people, losing a tree is just as emotional as losing a dog or a cat th
Historic oak tree was the city's pet
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 4 days ago
For some people, losing a tree is just as emotional as losing a dog or a cat that has long been a part of someone's family. It's a bond that is established and continues to get stronger with the passing of years. And just like dogs and cats are... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Historic oak tree was the city's petFor some people, losing a tree is just as emotional as losing a dog or a cat th
Historic oak tree was the city's pet
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 4 days ago
For some people, losing a tree is just as emotional as losing a dog or a cat that has long been a part of someone's family. It's a bond that is established and continues to get stronger with the passing of years. And just like dogs and cats are... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Historic oak tree was the city's petFor some people, losing a tree is just as emotional as losing a dog or a cat th
Historic oak tree was the city's pet
Welland Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
For some people, losing a tree is just as emotional as losing a dog or a cat that has long been a part of someone's family. It's a bond that is established and continues to get stronger with the passing of years. And just like dogs and cats are... Read more
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metro
Ever heard a Marmot scream? Well it is Friday so here you go If you are tired, hungover or have a headache maybe give this one a miss. To
Ever heard a Marmot scream? Well it is Friday so here you go
metro / Posted 4 days ago
If you are tired, hungover or have a headache maybe give this one a miss. Tourists have captured a Marmot screaming during a trip to Backcomb Mountain in Canada.Don’t listen to this if... Read more
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Digital Spy
Environmentalist George Monbiot skins, butchers, cooks and eats a squirrel on live TVEnvironmentalist George Monbiot has sparked debate by skinning, butchering, coo
Environmentalist George Monbiot skins, butchers, cooks and eats a squirrel on live TV
Digital Spy / Posted 4 days ago
Environmentalist George Monbiot has sparked debate by skinning, butchering, cooking and eating a squirrel on live TV. "There are millions of squirrels, rabbits, pigeons, deer that are killed every year, and a lot of them are landfilled," Monbiot... Read more
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Daily Star
Newsnight presenter eats SQUIRREL live on televisionHMMMMM: Presenter James O'Brien eats squirrel live on television after it had b
Newsnight presenter eats SQUIRREL live on television
Daily Star / Posted 4 days ago
HMMMMM: Presenter James O'Brien eats squirrel live on television after it had been cooked in... Environmentalist George Monbiot, 52, sparked a raging debate on Twitter after he prepared a squirrel to be eaten by Newsnight presenter James... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
George Monbiot serves up squirrel on Newsnight A dead squirrel which was butchered, cooked and devoured live on BBC Newsnigh
George Monbiot serves up squirrel on Newsnight
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
A dead squirrel which was butchered, cooked and devoured live on BBC Newsnight prompted a mixed reaction from squeamish viewers. Writer and environmentalist George Monbiot prepared the creature to... Read more
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Yahoo News
Washington Nationals, minor league teams honor Virginia shooting victims On Wednesday, television reporter Alison Parker and cameraman Adam Ward were
Washington Nationals, minor league teams honor Virginia shooting victims
Yahoo News / Posted 4 days ago
On Wednesday, television reporter Alison Parker and cameraman Adam Ward were killed while filming a live segment for WDBJ-TV in Roanoke, Va. Vicki Gardner, an executive... Read more
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metro
Newsnight viewers were just shown how to butcher and cook a squirrel on live TVEnvironmentalist George Monbiot just showed everyone how to butcher and cook a
Newsnight viewers were just shown how to butcher and cook a squirrel on live TV
metro / Posted 4 days ago
Environmentalist George Monbiot just showed everyone how to butcher and cook a squirrel on live TV (Picture: BBC) Environmentalist George Monbiot addressed the truth about meat production by skinning, butchering and cooking a squirrel on live... Read more
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Deseret News
Utah man dies of bubonic plagueSALT LAKE CITY — State health officials are investigating a case of bubonic pla
Utah man dies of bubonic plague
Deseret News / Posted 5 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — State health officials are investigating a case of bubonic plague, which killed an elderly man in Utah earlier this month. It is the first case of human plague since 2009 and the first death caused by the plague in 35 years, though... Read more
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Daily Press
Rehabbed bald eagle released at Chippokes State ParkKelli Knight stood in front of scores of people at Chippokes Plantation State P
Rehabbed bald eagle released at Chippokes State Park
Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
Kelli Knight stood in front of scores of people at Chippokes Plantation State Park in Surry County on Thursday, clutching an armful of eagle. A veterinarian with the Wildlife Center of Virginia, Knight was about to release the young raptor back to... Read more
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Columbia Star
Camp Discovery announces fall nature programs for preschoolersSquirrels, bats, leaves, and trees. This fall, Camp Discovery’s Giving Nature
Camp Discovery announces fall nature programs for preschoolers
Columbia Star / Posted 5 days ago
Squirrels, bats, leaves, and trees. This fall, Camp Discovery’s Giving Nature a Try (GNAT) preschool program will engage young children with nature. Led by Camp Discovery staff, this popular series of nature-based classes for three to sixyear olds... Read more
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The Mendota Reporter
Mendota Reporter Helen J. EllisMENDOTA - Helen Janet Ellis, 92, of Mendota died Aug. 26, 2015 at Heritage Heal
Mendota Reporter Helen J. Ellis
The Mendota Reporter / Posted 5 days ago
MENDOTA - Helen Janet Ellis, 92, of Mendota died Aug. 26, 2015 at Heritage Health, Mendota as a result of Alzheimer�s disease. Services will be held at 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 29 at the Schwarz Funeral Home, Mendota with Rev. Hogun Kim... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Utah resident dies of plague in first case since 2009Purple-colored Yersinia pestis bacteria, the bacteria that causes the plague, s
Utah resident dies of plague in first case since 2009
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 5 days ago
Purple-colored Yersinia pestis bacteria, the bacteria that causes the plague, seen on the spines of a flea. SALT LAKE CITY (KUTV) — The first Utah resident to be diagnosed with the plague since 2009 died towards the beginning of August, the Utah... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Elderly Utah resident dies from plague: health officialsREUTERS: An elderly Utah resident died from the plague earlier this month, stat
Elderly Utah resident dies from plague: health officials
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
REUTERS: An elderly Utah resident died from the plague earlier this month, state health officials said on Thursday, the first person in Utah to have been diagnosed with the disease since 2009. The Utah Department of Health did not identify the... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Iowa’s rabbit, squirrel seasons open Sept. 5 statewide“Cottontail populations on average are 50 percent higher than we’ve seen over t
Iowa’s rabbit, squirrel seasons open Sept. 5 statewide
Newton Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
“Cottontail populations on average are 50 percent higher than we’ve seen over the last 10 years,” said Todd Bogenschutz, upland wildlife biologist with the Iowa Department of Natural Resources. “Our cottontail populations remain strong statewide with... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Utah man dies from plague, first local case since 2009FILE: A photo of a prairie dog. SALT LAKE CITY – Health officials have confirm
Utah man dies from plague, first local case since 2009
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 5 days ago
FILE: A photo of a prairie dog. SALT LAKE CITY – Health officials have confirmed a Utah man has died from plague making him the first Utahn to be diagnosed with the disease since 2009. Officials said the plague is a rare, life-threatening,... Read more
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The Daily Californian
Pets that UC Berkeley students should haveIf you’ve moved into your apartment, but still feel like something is missing,
Pets that UC Berkeley students should have
The Daily Californian / Posted 5 days ago
If you’ve moved into your apartment, but still feel like something is missing, maybe you need a pet! We at the Clog have gone through and analyzed some possible choices for pets that can easily make you smile when you’re feeling stressed out about... Read more
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