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examiner.com
Argentine physicians claim Monsanto larvicide is true cause of microcephalyAn Argentine physicians' group has come forward to challenge the notion that th
Argentine physicians claim Monsanto larvicide is true cause of microcephaly
examiner.com / Posted 3 hours ago
An Argentine physicians' group has come forward to challenge the notion that the mosquito-spread Zika virus is responsible for a recent increase in Brazilian babies born with the birth defect microcephaly, saying that a toxic larvicide introduced... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Bitterness lingers over Sudbury council decisionAfter the city decided on Tuesday to assume control of animal control bylaw enf
Bitterness lingers over Sudbury council decision
The Sudbury Star / Posted 4 hours ago
After the city decided on Tuesday to assume control of animal control bylaw enforcement on Nov. 1, Richard Paquette, who runs the Rainbow District Animal Shelter (RDAS) with his father, sent a scathing email to local media, responding to the vote and... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Kerry NationA special place in hell “There’s a special place in hell for women who don’t he
Kerry Nation
Brandon Sun / Posted 5 hours ago
A special place in hell “There’s a special place in hell for women who don’t help each other …” So pronounced Clinton-era secretary of state Madeleine Albright last week in a rally for Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton. Clinton,... Read more
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SportsFan
Aust in control, Voges in record booksVoges, Khawaja give Aussies 280-run lead Photo Source: AP Arise Sir Voges, sl
Aust in control, Voges in record books
SportsFan / Posted 9 hours ago
Voges, Khawaja give Aussies 280-run lead Photo Source: AP Arise Sir Voges, slayer of the Kiwis. Adam Voges achieved the unthinkable on Saturday, lifting his overall Test average to 100.33 with an unbeaten 176 that put Australia in complete control... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Buy or Sell Each 'Rising Star' as a Future All-StarNot every participant in the NBA's 2016 Rising Star Challenge is actually an Al
Buy or Sell Each 'Rising Star' as a Future All-Star
Bleacher Report / Posted 10 hours ago
Not every participant in the NBA's 2016 Rising Star Challenge is actually an All-Star in the making. Some of them are, sure. But the concept isn't supposed to be taken literally. Friday night's exhibition, which ended in a 157-154 win for Team USA,... Read more
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The Record-Journal
RIVALRY NIGHT IN WALLINGFORD: Lyman Hall boys snap 7-game skid against SheehanWALLINGFORD — It’s been a long four years since the Lyman Hall basketball team
RIVALRY NIGHT IN WALLINGFORD: Lyman Hall boys snap 7-game skid against Sheehan
The Record-Journal / Posted 10 hours ago
WALLINGFORD — It’s been a long four years since the Lyman Hall basketball team earned a W over its cross-town rivals. The drought spanned seven straight losses to Sheehan. On Friday night, the Trojans had their chance to celebrate. LH edged out the... Read more
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ABC News
Columbine Killer's Mother Reflects on Her Son, What She MissedOn April 20, 1999, Dylan Klebold and Eric Harris walked into Columbine High Sch
Columbine Killer's Mother Reflects on Her Son, What She Missed
ABC News / Posted 10 hours ago
On April 20, 1999, Dylan Klebold and Eric Harris walked into Columbine High School, carrying weapons and homemade bombs, and began slaughtering their classmates. They killed 12 of their fellow students and a teacher, and wounded 24 more people before... Read more
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CBS Sports
Inside College Hoops: Here's hoping KU-OU Part II is as good as originalBuddy Hield has been a fine college player and solid NBA prospect for a while,
Inside College Hoops: Here's hoping KU-OU Part II is as good as original
CBS Sports / Posted 11 hours ago
Buddy Hield has been a fine college player and solid NBA prospect for a while, for at least a year, and he was even some people's pick for preseason National Player of the Year. But when we look back on the Oklahoma star's senior season someday, I... Read more
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Fortune
How Bernie Sanders’ Vermont Career Could Hurt Him NationallyFor thirty-five years, Bernie Sanders has represented a state where there is on
How Bernie Sanders’ Vermont Career Could Hurt Him Nationally
Fortune / Posted 11 hours ago
For thirty-five years, Bernie Sanders has represented a state where there is one dairy cow for every five people. Twice as many licensed wildlife hunters reside in Vermont’s green hills as the national average, and they can openly holster a gun... Read more
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GoPSUsports.com
Nittany Lion Wrestlers Handle Lehigh 28-9 to Remain UnbeatenNittany Lions triumphant in sold out Stabler Arena Feb. 12, 2016BETHLEHEM, Pa.
Nittany Lion Wrestlers Handle Lehigh 28-9 to Remain Unbeaten
GoPSUsports.com / Posted 11 hours ago
Nittany Lions triumphant in sold out Stabler Arena Feb. 12, 2016BETHLEHEM, Pa. – No. 1 Penn State (14-0, 8-0 B1G) handled No. 14 Lehigh on Friday night in a crucial non-conference dual... Read more
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Gawker
I Was an Extra In Kanye West’s Fashion Show and It Was Crazier Than It LookedOn Thursday afternoon, Kanye West held an event at Madison Square Garden during
I Was an Extra In Kanye West’s Fashion Show and It Was Crazier Than It Looked
Gawker / Posted 12 hours ago
On Thursday afternoon, Kanye West held an event at Madison Square Garden during which he played his new album, The Life of Pablo, for the first time before a huge crowd. This being Kanye, it wasn’t just a mega listening session, but also a visual art... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Christian conservatives, and Southern politics, fear they’re under siegeInside the Sunshine Coin Laundry near the Piggly Wiggly supermarket, Lagretta E
Christian conservatives, and Southern politics, fear they’re under siege
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 12 hours ago
Inside the Sunshine Coin Laundry near the Piggly Wiggly supermarket, Lagretta Ellington removed her family’s clothes from one of the large dryers and began to neatly fold them on a nearby table. The air was moist and smelled of detergent. The floor... Read more
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Daily Mail
Star Trek's William Shatner tells of friendship with co-star SpockAlcoholic alien who was my worst enemy - and best friend: Star Trek's William S
Star Trek's William Shatner tells of friendship with co-star Spock
Daily Mail / Posted 12 hours ago
Alcoholic alien who was my worst enemy - and best friend: Star Trek's William Shatner tells the emotional story of his friendship with co-star Spock William Shatner and Leonard Nimoy became best friends after Star Trek They had no idea they were... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
The Oregon occupation is over, but standoffs among nearby residents continueIn the end, the people in the little town of Burns, Oregon, never rose up in re
The Oregon occupation is over, but standoffs among nearby residents continue
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 13 hours ago
In the end, the people in the little town of Burns, Oregon, never rose up in revolution against the federal government. They only rose up against one another, in cafes, on Facebook, in their places of worship. The nearby Malheur National Wildlife... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Mountain Wheels: Optimized for sports performance, the Nissan Maxima rocksSomeone at Nissan apparently decided that the notion of the company making nice
Mountain Wheels: Optimized for sports performance, the Nissan Maxima rocks
Summit Daily News / Posted 13 hours ago
Someone at Nissan apparently decided that the notion of the company making nice but — with the exception of the GT-R and the 370Z — somewhat blasé vehicles in recent years, finally got the message through. There’s a widescale revolution under way at... Read more
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Daily Mail
Kanye West thanks 'the boss' Anna Wintour for always supporting himKanye West tweets his thanks to 'the boss' Anna Wintour for attending his show
Kanye West thanks 'the boss' Anna Wintour for always supporting him
Daily Mail / Posted 14 hours ago
Kanye West tweets his thanks to 'the boss' Anna Wintour for attending his show and supporting him, hours after lengthy rant defending 'misogynistic' Taylor Swift lyrics The rapper tweeted an image of Vogue Editor-in-Chief Anna sitting among a batch... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
Only slightly more evolved thanWhen one is about to embark on a rant, it is always a good idea to reassure one
Only slightly more evolved than
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 15 hours ago
When one is about to embark on a rant, it is always a good idea to reassure one's audience with a series of platitudes designed to lure them into a false sense of security. So, let me begin by saying that I love my job and retail work is, for the... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Avoid complacency in fight against Zika – Poonam Khetrapal Singh Published: 13 February 2016 7:12 AM The strongly suspected link between Zika
Avoid complacency in fight against Zika – Poonam Khetrapal Singh
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 15 hours ago
Published: 13 February 2016 7:12 AM The strongly suspected link between Zika virus and infants being born with unusually small heads and other neurological disorders has been declared... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Jonjo Shelvey on Newcastle's relegation scrap and growing up with alopeciaJonjo Shelvey admits he is used to standing out from the crowd... and being sta
Jonjo Shelvey on Newcastle's relegation scrap and growing up with alopecia
Daily Mirror / Posted 16 hours ago
Jonjo Shelvey admits he is used to standing out from the crowd... and being stared at. Since he was a young child he’s always been the big lad with the bald head. A junior skinhead after being born with alopecia. He was the one who left his mates... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Budding artists' lives collided in deadly New Year's Eve shooting in DentonHad they met under different circumstances, the two 20-year-olds could have eas
Budding artists' lives collided in deadly New Year's Eve shooting in Denton
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 16 hours ago
Had they met under different circumstances, the two 20-year-olds could have easily been friends. Sara Mutschlechner loved Quentin Tarantino films and Japanese anime. She played the drums, earned a black belt in karate and cried at Disney movies. She... Read more
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Business Wire
New Jersey's Top Two Youth Volunteers Selected in 21st Annual National Awards ProgramTRENTON, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Benjamin Zangoglia, 17, of Old Tappan and Zacha
New Jersey's Top Two Youth Volunteers Selected in 21st Annual National Awards Program
Business Wire / Posted 16 hours ago
TRENTON, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Benjamin Zangoglia, 17, of Old Tappan and Zachary Rice, 13, of Long Valley today were named New Jersey's top two youth volunteers of 2016 by The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards, a nationwide program honoring... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
New Year's shooting at Denton intersection ended artistic dreams for slain UNT student, Marine charged in her murderHad they met under different circumstances, the two 20-year-olds could have eas
New Year's shooting at Denton intersection ended artistic dreams for slain UNT student, Marine charged in her murder
Dallas Morning News / Posted 17 hours ago
Had they met under different circumstances, the two 20-year-olds could have easily been friends. Sara Mutschlechner loved Quentin Tarantino films and Japanese anime. She played the drums, earned a black belt in karate and cried at Disney movies. She... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
People keep going to this home looking for their lost phones -- and nobody knows whyFor months now, angry strangers have been showing up at Christina Lee and Micha
People keep going to this home looking for their lost phones -- and nobody knows why
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 18 hours ago
For months now, angry strangers have been showing up at Christina Lee and Michael Saba's front door with a curious demand: "Give me back my stolen phone!" Sometimes, families will show up; other times, it's groups of friends or a random person with... Read more
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Yahoo News
‘American Idol’ Semifinals, Pt. 2: It Takes Two to Make a Thing Go Wrong This American Idol farewell season’s “middle rounds” have become so convolute
‘American Idol’ Semifinals, Pt. 2: It Takes Two to Make a Thing Go Wrong
Yahoo News / Posted 18 hours ago
This American Idol farewell season’s “middle rounds” have become so convoluted, they practically make The Voice – with that show’s maddening sliding-scale points system from... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Starbucks and the grande comforts of familiarity for an autistic manMy son and I stroll through the doors of Starbucks looking every inch like a TV
Starbucks and the grande comforts of familiarity for an autistic man
Chicago Tribune / Posted 18 hours ago
My son and I stroll through the doors of Starbucks looking every inch like a TV commercial for the place. Walker, a tall, handsome, smiling 30-year-old, leads me, his aging boomer father with shaky knees, like a star actor assisting the elderly. We... Read more
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The Daily Californian
The signs we missLast weekend’s Super Bowl 50 was saturated with social reform in the form of mu
The signs we miss
The Daily Californian / Posted 20 hours ago
Last weekend’s Super Bowl 50 was saturated with social reform in the form of multi-million dollar public service announcements. Colgate preached water conservation through a simple turning off of the faucet while brushing, while PETA ridiculed... Read more
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Salon.com
“Dominated” by the CIA: The national security state is more entrenched than ever — and leakers like Edward Snowden are its only obstacleEarlier this week, FBI Director James Comey spoke before the Senate Intelligen
“Dominated” by the CIA: The national security state is more entrenched than ever — and leakers like Edward Snowden are its only obstacle
Salon.com / Posted 21 hours ago
Earlier this week, FBI Director James Comey spoke before the Senate Intelligence Committee, and provided an example of the national security state’s tendency to respond to evidence of its own failures with demands for greater power. “We still have... Read more
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PC Advisor
The Apple Watch 2 could be able to adjust your iPhone alert volume intelligentlyThe Apple Watch 2 could be able to adjust your iPhone alert volume... The Appl
The Apple Watch 2 could be able to adjust your iPhone alert volume intelligently
PC Advisor / Posted 21 hours ago
The Apple Watch 2 could be able to adjust your iPhone alert volume... The Apple Watch may have only started appearing on wrists less than a year ago, but that hasn't stopped the Apple Watch 2 rumour mill from churning. We first set eyes on the... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Opinion: Brownlee well aware of need to tread carefullyBut this week in the foreign affairs and defence select committee he was only p
Opinion: Brownlee well aware of need to tread carefully
Otago Daily Times / Posted 21 hours ago
But this week in the foreign affairs and defence select committee he was only partially well-informed. He suggested Defence Minister Gerry Brownlee was in a job he did not like and never wanted and that was the reason Mr Brownlee had given the New... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Audrey Young: Brownlee has Defence Force in his sightsIt was essential for Defence and Brownlee to recover from the rough start and b
Audrey Young: Brownlee has Defence Force in his sights
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 21 hours ago
It was essential for Defence and Brownlee to recover from the rough start and by all accounts they have. Photo / Jason Oxenham As a former Defence Minister, Phil Goff is usually well informed and worth listening to when he is talking on military... Read more
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Rolling Good Times
Jackpot Capital Casino hosting Rock n Slot bonus event12 February 2016 (PRESS RELEASE) -- Jackpot Capital Casino players are hitting
Jackpot Capital Casino hosting Rock n Slot bonus event
Rolling Good Times / Posted 22 hours ago
12 February 2016 (PRESS RELEASE) -- Jackpot Capital Casino players are hitting the dance floor and rockin' and rollin' their way to $90,000 in casino bonuses during the Rock n Slot casino bonus... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
The structuralist heresyLarry Moran has heard the words of Michael Denton, and has come away with a cre
The structuralist heresy
ScienceBlogs / Posted 22 hours ago
Larry Moran has heard the words of Michael Denton, and has come away with a creationist interpretation of structuralism. I have to explain to Larry that Denton, as you might expect of a creationist, is distorting the whole idea. Here’s the... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Massive New Jersey warehouse fire burning out of control A massive warehouse fire in central New Jersey burning out of control for mor
Massive New Jersey warehouse fire burning out of control
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 23 hours ago
A massive warehouse fire in central New Jersey burning out of control for more than half a day has generated enough smoke to be detected... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Mideast 'quartet' to prepare report on peace prospectsMassive New Jersey warehouse fire burning out of controlMassive New Jersey ware
Mideast 'quartet' to prepare report on peace prospects
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 23 hours ago
Massive New Jersey warehouse fire burning out of controlMassive New Jersey warehouse fire burning out of control A massive warehouse fire in central New Jersey burning out of control for more than half a day has generated enough smoke to be detected... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
FIFA ethics committee bans Jerome Valcke for 12 yearsMassive New Jersey warehouse fire burning out of controlMassive New Jersey ware
FIFA ethics committee bans Jerome Valcke for 12 years
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 23 hours ago
Massive New Jersey warehouse fire burning out of controlMassive New Jersey warehouse fire burning out of control A massive warehouse fire in central New Jersey burning out of control for more than half a day has generated enough smoke to be detected... Read more
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Daily Mail
Kanye fights back: Rapper launches furious Twitter tirade at TaylorKanye fights back: Rapper launches furious Twitter tirade calling Taylor Swift
Kanye fights back: Rapper launches furious Twitter tirade at Taylor
Daily Mail / Posted 23 hours ago
Kanye fights back: Rapper launches furious Twitter tirade calling Taylor Swift a liar, says she came UP with the 'misogynistic' sex lyric - and 'b*tch' is an endearing term Kanye launches a 15-tweet rant against Taylor Swift, defending his new song... Read more
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Mashable
Black superheroes saved a real life: mine.This is a story about how black superheroes can save your life. In 1987 at the
Black superheroes saved a real life: mine.
Mashable / Posted yesterday
This is a story about how black superheroes can save your life. In 1987 at the age of 7, my twin brother, John, was accused of shoplifting from a big box store in Greensboro, N.C., by an older white lady. Even as numerous employees confirming that... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Reeferegulatory challengeIN AN anonymous-looking building a few minutes’ drive from Denver International
Reeferegulatory challenge
Namibia Economist / Posted yesterday
IN AN anonymous-looking building a few minutes’ drive from Denver International Airport, a bald chemotherapy patient and a pair of giggling tourists eye the stock on display. Reeking packets of mossy green buds—Girl Scout Cookies, KoolAid Kush, Power... Read more
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Salon.com
The Bundy brigade’s delusional last stand: What the failed wing-nut revolt really tells usI spent a good chunk of Wednesday night and Thursday morning glued to the live-
The Bundy brigade’s delusional last stand: What the failed wing-nut revolt really tells us
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
I spent a good chunk of Wednesday night and Thursday morning glued to the live-stream of various right-wing figures trying to convince the last four holdouts of the occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge to lay down their guns and... Read more
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The Comet
Hitchin MP Peter Lilley reveals which way he will vote in the EU referendum after talks with PM David Cameron Hitchin’s long-standing MP Peter Lilley has revealed which way he will vote i
Hitchin MP Peter Lilley reveals which way he will vote in the EU referendum after talks with PM David Cameron
The Comet / Posted yesterday
Hitchin’s long-standing MP Peter Lilley has revealed which way he will vote in a forthcoming EU referendum following talks with Prime... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Detour Espresso: Often open & occasionally friendly - Eyewitness NewsDetour Espresso: Often open & occasionally friendly CAPE TOWN - Strange, grey
Detour Espresso: Often open & occasionally friendly - Eyewitness News
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
Detour Espresso: Often open & occasionally friendly CAPE TOWN - Strange, grey clouds swill over the Twelve Apostles. It’s a quiet, dark morning on the roadside between Hout Bay and Camps Bay. A few shafts of light pour down on to an otherwise... Read more
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CNN
The Pope, the Donald and the Mexican border"He will be calling on us to look with compassion on a group of people who have
The Pope, the Donald and the Mexican border
CNN / Posted yesterday
"He will be calling on us to look with compassion on a group of people who have suffered terribly," said Bishop Mark Seitz of El Paso, Texas, a city that sits across the Rio Grande from Juarez. "And perhaps that will lead people to seek out some... Read more
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International Business Times
DRC: CENI is 'playing the game of Kabila's regime' claim activists after elections delay The Democratic Republic of Congo's electoral commission is 'playing the game of
DRC: CENI is 'playing the game of Kabila's regime' claim activists after elections delay
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
The Democratic Republic of Congo's electoral commission is 'playing the game of the regime', activists have claimed, after the body announced revised dates and budgets for upcoming elections in the Central African nation. Voting for governors and... Read more
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examiner.com
Davis calls A's baseball team 'the elephant in the room'Thursday, the Raiders announced the signing of a one-year lease, securing a hom
Davis calls A's baseball team 'the elephant in the room'
examiner.com / Posted yesterday
Thursday, the Raiders announced the signing of a one-year lease, securing a home for the Silver and Black for the 2016 season. Owner Mark Davis spoke during the press conference, with a clear tone of animosity in his voice when describing his... Read more
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examiner.com
Beneath the surface: Tamara Valentine on 'What the Waves Know' (Q&A)Tamara Valentine will present her debut novel, “What the Waves Know,” at the Ar
Beneath the surface: Tamara Valentine on 'What the Waves Know' (Q&A)
examiner.com / Posted yesterday
Tamara Valentine will present her debut novel, “What the Waves Know,” at the Artists’ Cooperative Gallery of Westerly in Rhode Island next Tuesday evening, February 16th, at 7:00 p.m. This event is sponsored by the Savoy Bookshop & Café and is free... Read more
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Daily Mail
Final four holdouts of the Oregon standoff in custodyPictured: after 41-day confrontation came to an end after defiant stand of sui
Final four holdouts of the Oregon standoff in custody
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
Pictured: after 41-day confrontation came to an end after defiant stand of suicidal last holdout who asked for pizza and marijuana Last of the armed occupiers turned themselves in on Thursday... Read more
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Daily Herald
Family of man killed in drunken Oak Brook joy ride seeks mercy for driverMaureen Fitzsimons lost her husband, Thomas, in a 2013 crash caused by his best
Family of man killed in drunken Oak Brook joy ride seeks mercy for driver
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
Maureen Fitzsimons lost her husband, Thomas, in a 2013 crash caused by his best friend of 35 years who lost control of a car while driving drunk during a joy ride on a dark and winding road in Oak Brook. Both men were intoxicated, testimony Thursday... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
All-Star honor a first step for Isaiah ThomasBOSTON – The switch came at around 10 seconds, fourth quarter, the Boston Celti
All-Star honor a first step for Isaiah Thomas
Yahoo Sports / Posted yesterday
BOSTON – The switch came at around 10 seconds, fourth quarter, the Boston Celtics down two, with Los Angeles Clippers center DeAndre Jordan, all 6-foot-11, 265 pounds of him, stepping out to defend Isaiah Thomas. Jordan. Growing up, Thomas knew... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
New Hanover Co. staff pushes prevention methods to reduce Zika virus transmissionNEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — New Hanover County leaders are getting ahead of
New Hanover Co. staff pushes prevention methods to reduce Zika virus transmission
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — New Hanover County leaders are getting ahead of the Zika virus as cases continue to pop up in the U.S. Thursday the county held an informational meeting to let people know about the virus that has been linked to birth... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Free weekly course helps would-be drone pilots earn their remote-controlled wingsGallery: Want to learn to fly a drone? Free one-hour flight courses are avail
Free weekly course helps would-be drone pilots earn their remote-controlled wings
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
Gallery: Want to learn to fly a drone? Free one-hour flight courses are available at the Chattanooga Public Library, 1001 Broad St., at 1 p.m. every Saturday through... Read more
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