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Garden City News
VILLAGE SPORTSDance Conservatory Registration Begins The Garden City Recreation Department's
VILLAGE SPORTS
Garden City News / Posted 53 minutes ago
Dance Conservatory Registration Begins The Garden City Recreation Department's Dance Conservatory Program is pleased to announce the start of registration for its upcoming 2015-2016 season! Di-rector Felicia Lovaglio, along with Mary Searson and the... Read more
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WTOL 11 Toledo
Parents upset after charter school bus arrives one hour lateToledo parents tell WTOL 11 they are demanding answers after their children's c
Parents upset after charter school bus arrives one hour late
WTOL 11 Toledo / Posted an hour ago
Toledo parents tell WTOL 11 they are demanding answers after their children's charter school bus was one hour late bringing them home this week. Every day Reach Academy parents wait for their children’s school bus, which usually arrives by 4 p.m. So... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Extra screen time drags down teenagers' exam grades, study findsLONDON: Teenagers who spend an extra hour a day surfing the internet, watching
Extra screen time drags down teenagers' exam grades, study finds
Channel NewsAsia / Posted an hour ago
LONDON: Teenagers who spend an extra hour a day surfing the internet, watching TV or playing computer games risk performing two grades worse in exams than their peers who don't, according to research by British scientists. In a study of more than... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Extra screen time drags down teenagers' exam grades, study findsLONDON: Teenagers who spend an extra hour a day surfing the internet, watching
Extra screen time drags down teenagers' exam grades, study finds
Channel NewsAsia / Posted an hour ago
LONDON: Teenagers who spend an extra hour a day surfing the internet, watching TV or playing computer games risk performing two grades worse in exams than their peers who don't, according to research by British scientists. In a study of more than... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Extra screen time drags down teens’ exam grades, study findsscreen time drags down teens’ exam grades, study finds Published: 4 September
Extra screen time drags down teens’ exam grades, study finds
The Malaysian Insider / Posted an hour ago
screen time drags down teens’ exam grades, study finds Published: 4 September 2015 7:32 AM Teenagers who spend an extra hour a day of screen time risk performing two grades worse in exams than their peers who don’t. – AFP/Relaxnews pic,... Read more
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Reuters
Extra screen time drags down teenagers' exam grades, study findsBaker, 16, uses her phone to tweet in her family's home in Gaza City, August 10
Extra screen time drags down teenagers' exam grades, study finds
Reuters / Posted 2 hours ago
Baker, 16, uses her phone to tweet in her family's home in Gaza City, August 10, 2014. LONDON Teenagers who spend an extra hour a day surfing the internet, watching TV or playing computer games risk performing two grades worse in exams than their... Read more
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express
AREA 51: 'I see aliens and was abducted at top-secret US military base' A CHILDREN'S author claims to have been abducted by aliens at the notorious A
AREA 51: 'I see aliens and was abducted at top-secret US military base'
express / Posted 3 hours ago
A CHILDREN'S author claims to have been abducted by aliens at the notorious Area 51 military base and warned by the crew of a UFO that landed at UK paranormal hotspot Warminster... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago marks deadliest day by gunfire in more than a decadeIt has been a deadly start to September in Chicago, with at least 13 people fat
Chicago marks deadliest day by gunfire in more than a decade
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 hours ago
It has been a deadly start to September in Chicago, with at least 13 people fatally shot over 36 hours across the city this week. Nine of those killings occurred on Wednesday, including the apparent accidental shooting death of an 11-year-old boy.... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Light from smartphones, tablets may lower sleep hormone in kidsNews) -- New research offers a compelling reason for parents to ban smartphones
Light from smartphones, tablets may lower sleep hormone in kids
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 5 hours ago
News) -- New research offers a compelling reason for parents to ban smartphones, tablets and laptops in their children's bedrooms at night: The bright light of these devices may lower levels of melatonin, a hormone that prompts... Read more
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Fox Wausau
Light from smartphones, tablets may lower sleep hormone in kidsNews) -- New research offers a compelling reason for parents to ban smartphones
Light from smartphones, tablets may lower sleep hormone in kids
Fox Wausau / Posted 5 hours ago
News) -- New research offers a compelling reason for parents to ban smartphones, tablets and laptops in their children's bedrooms at night: The bright light of these devices may lower levels of melatonin, a hormone that prompts... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Apples main ingredient in annual recipe contestLeah McGrath judges the Apple Recipe Contest during the Annual North Carolina A
Apples main ingredient in annual recipe contest
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 5 hours ago
Leah McGrath judges the Apple Recipe Contest during the Annual North Carolina Apple Festival on Main Street Hendersonville Friday.BlueRidgeNow.comSeptember 3, 2015 2:11 PM

Tarts, pies, cakes, crisps, muffins — no matter how you slice it or bite... Read more

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San Diego Padres
Celebrity instructor Brandon Mills signs on to lead Pedal at the Park benefitting Pedal the CauseThose wishing to participate in Pedal at the Park can register by visiting www.
Celebrity instructor Brandon Mills signs on to lead Pedal at the Park benefitting Pedal the Cause
San Diego Padres / Posted 6 hours ago
Those wishing to participate in Pedal at the Park can register by visiting www.padres.com/pedal. Registration, priced at $50, will include participation in the one-hour class on the playing field (bikes provided with both cages and SPD-compatible... Read more
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Anderson Independent-Mail
Upstate Pride S.C. planning weeklong celebrationThe annual gay pride march and festival is expanding this year to include a wee
Upstate Pride S.C. planning weeklong celebration
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted 7 hours ago
The annual gay pride march and festival is expanding this year to include a weeklong celebration with entertainment and educational activities. Upstate Pride SC will kick off the week with activities on Monday and conclude with the march and free... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Taking steps to reduce domestic violenceAn organization structured to help men entangled in the justice system become b
Taking steps to reduce domestic violence
Chatham Daily News / Posted 8 hours ago
An organization structured to help men entangled in the justice system become better partners and fathers is moving closer to the action. Instead of waiting for a man facing domestic violence offences to be sentenced with orders including... Read more
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Canberra Times
SIDS and Kids ACT set sights on setting Christmas tree lights world recordCanberra's Christmas lights guru David Richards in Civic near the Canberra Time
SIDS and Kids ACT set sights on setting Christmas tree lights world record
Canberra Times / Posted 11 hours ago
Canberra's Christmas lights guru David Richards in Civic near the Canberra Times fountain. Photo: Graham Tidy Hold on to your extension cords Canberra – we're set to break another Christmas light record this year and it's set to be magical. This... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Walking tour of Milford highlights Pinchot historyMILFORD Pa. -- What was the Milford Community House before it became a library?
Walking tour of Milford highlights Pinchot history
New Jersey Herald / Posted 12 hours ago
MILFORD Pa. -- What was the Milford Community House before it became a library? Where was the Gifford Pinchot Grange Hall? Who built Forest Hall and what was it used for? You can learn the answers and more on a free walking tour of Milford that... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Harrowing picture of drowned Syrian toddler sparks calls to tackle refugee crisisto tackle refugee crisis Heart-rending images of a toddler whose body was wash
Harrowing picture of drowned Syrian toddler sparks calls to tackle refugee crisis
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 17 hours ago
to tackle refugee crisis Heart-rending images of a toddler whose body was washed up on a Turkish beach have brought home the harsh reality of the refugee crisis on Europe's doorstep. The little boy in the photograph is just one of nearly 3,000... Read more
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Salt Lake City Weekly
Problem Not Solved"We are 90 percent of the way with the housing-first model toward eliminating h
Problem Not Solved
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted yesterday
"We are 90 percent of the way with the housing-first model toward eliminating homelessness for our chronically homeless in this city. It is an incredible national achievement that is recognized every day."—Salt Lake City Mayor Ralph Becker, at the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Sarah Loughran: Screen time cutting into children's sleepand wellbeing. It is important for learning and memory, emotions and behaviours
Sarah Loughran: Screen time cutting into children's sleep
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
and wellbeing. It is important for learning and memory, emotions and behaviours, as well as our general health. Yet the total amount of sleep that children and adolescents are getting is continuing to decrease. Why? Although there are... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Reaching Out To Students Through Student-Author Visits Featuring Debbie Hilbishbeings, we need to question to whom we go if we want real change. We have indee
Reaching Out To Students Through Student-Author Visits Featuring Debbie Hilbish
Op-Ed News / Posted yesterday
beings, we need to question to whom we go if we want real change. We have indeed had several attempts at change. We call them revolutions. Yet, what these revolutions have brought forth is more of the same. Revolutions are revolving doors. They... Read more
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WRCB Chattanooga
Boy who played Mini-Darth Vader in VW ad gets new pacemaker generatorBy PHIL HELSEL, NBC News (NBC News) - The pint-sized Darth Vader who captured
Boy who played Mini-Darth Vader in VW ad gets new pacemaker generator
WRCB Chattanooga / Posted yesterday
By PHIL HELSEL, NBC News (NBC News) - The pint-sized Darth Vader who captured the hearts of America when he appeared in a popular Super Bowl commercial four years ago received a new pacemaker generator Tuesday at a Los Angeles hospital. Max Page,... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
An interactive look at future Staten Island developmentsISLAND, N.Y. — Staten Island's "North Shore renaissance" is beginning to take s
An interactive look at future Staten Island developments
Staten Island Advance / Posted yesterday
ISLAND, N.Y. — Staten Island's "North Shore renaissance" is beginning to take shape, with construction now underway on the New York Wheel, Empire Outlets and former Stapleton homeport, among other North Shore projects. However, to date, there... Read more
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Fort Wayne News-Sentinel
Community CalendarFairgrounds, 2726 Carroll Road. Table reservations: 704-0765. • HOLIDAY CRAFT
Community Calendar
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Fairgrounds, 2726 Carroll Road. Table reservations: 704-0765. • HOLIDAY CRAFT BOUTIQUE: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 31, St. James Lutheran Church, 1720 Indiana 930 E., New Haven. Table reservations: 493-1067 or milo406ce@frontier.com. • CHURCH STREET... Read more
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The Fairmont Sentinel
Sybil Pearl Evansservice will be 2 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 3, 2015, at Zaharia Family Funeral & Cre
Sybil Pearl Evans
The Fairmont Sentinel / Posted yesterday
service will be 2 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 3, 2015, at Zaharia Family Funeral & Cremation Service, with visitation one hour prior. Burial will be at Horicon Cemetery. Sybil Evans was born Feb. 14, 1923, in Meeker County to Ivan and Nina... Read more
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indieWIRE
7 New Netflix Shows to Binge Watch in September 2015 (And the Best Episodes of Each) Get ready for 2015's returning shows by catching up on last year's class via
7 New Netflix Shows to Binge Watch in September 2015 (And the Best Episodes of Each)
indieWIRE / Posted yesterday
Get ready for 2015's returning shows by catching up on last year's class via Netflix. Why Should I Watch It? In the last two months, Netflix has made quite the... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Side Orders: Battle of the new condimentsAs a child, I loved ketchup and didn't really care what brand. Most all of them
Side Orders: Battle of the new condiments
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
As a child, I loved ketchup and didn't really care what brand. Most all of them tasted the same whether it was Heinz, Hunts or some off-brand. Whatever was on sale didn't matter much to me. That is, until I married my husband, and he would eat... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Hawkeye Express Leaves WaterlooThe Hawkeye Express arrives in Coralville for another season of taking Universi
Hawkeye Express Leaves Waterloo
KWWL Iowa / Posted 2 days ago
The Hawkeye Express arrives in Coralville for another season of taking University of Iowa Football fans to Kinnick Stadium. The six-car, black and gold locomotive left Waterloo Tuesday afternoon and traveled south through Washburn, LaPorte City, Mt.... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
Hopeful mother gives birth to conjoined twins, asks for prayers for surviving girlAURORA, Colo. -- In a risky surgery, a Minnesota mother delivered birth to her
Hopeful mother gives birth to conjoined twins, asks for prayers for surviving girl
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 2 days ago
AURORA, Colo. -- In a risky surgery, a Minnesota mother delivered birth to her conjoined twins last Wednesday at Children's Hospital in Aurora. The single mother, Amber McCullogh, a former captain in the Army Reserves, used a GoFund Me page as her... Read more
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The Christian Post
Mother Who Gives Birth to Conjoined Twins Gives Glory to God Even After One Baby Dies in SurgeryA Hastings, Minnesota, woman who gave birth to conjoined twin girls last week b
Mother Who Gives Birth to Conjoined Twins Gives Glory to God Even After One Baby Dies in Surgery
The Christian Post / Posted 2 days ago
A Hastings, Minnesota, woman who gave birth to conjoined twin girls last week but is now grieving the loss of one which died during an operation to separate the sisters, is also giving thanks to God through her heartbreak. Amber McCullough, a... Read more
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York Daily Record
What's going on in Dover, Spring Grove and West York from Sept. 4 to 10, 2015Detailed listings for Dover, Spring Grove and West York HANOVER MEDICAL CLINIC
What's going on in Dover, Spring Grove and West York from Sept. 4 to 10, 2015
York Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
Detailed listings for Dover, Spring Grove and West York HANOVER MEDICAL CLINIC >> The Hanover Area Council of Churches and Hanover Hospital are bringing a free medical clinic to the Council of Churches, 136 Carlisle St., Hanover. Clinic hours... Read more
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TribLIVE
Sewickley Non-Profit Consortium finds bigger venueAs some traditions keep their energetic pace — the Sewickley Harvest Festival i
Sewickley Non-Profit Consortium finds bigger venue
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
As some traditions keep their energetic pace — the Sewickley Harvest Festival is celebrating its 25th year Sept. 12 — another organization will be using that event as an opportunity to reintroduce itself to the community and visitors. Sewickley... Read more
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News Mail
Muster volunteers praisedHARD WORKERS: Cindy Buchan and her daughter Mary-Helen are just two of the hund
Muster volunteers praised
News Mail / Posted 2 days ago
HARD WORKERS: Cindy Buchan and her daughter Mary-Helen are just two of the hundreds volunteers who dedicate their time to the Muster. THE real stars of the Gympie Muster are the army of volunteers who give up their time to work before, during and... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Child who played 'Little Darth Vader' receives new heart valvein a 2011 Super Bowl commercial, has received a new heart valve and is due to h
Child who played 'Little Darth Vader' receives new heart valve
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 2 days ago
in a 2011 Super Bowl commercial, has received a new heart valve and is due to have a pacemaker implanted in a few days, Children's Hospital Los Angeles announced Thursday. The new valve, which was implanted on July 30, enables the 10-year-old... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Former mayor pro tem enters guilty plea in 'brutal' assault caseThe former mayor pro tem of Matthews entered a guilty plea for assault on a fem
Former mayor pro tem enters guilty plea in 'brutal' assault case
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
The former mayor pro tem of Matthews entered a guilty plea for assault on a female after he was arrested in July on the charges. Joe Pata, who was a board commissioner for the Town of Matthews at the time of his arrest, entered the plea Tuesday... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
West Point, Columbus schools to receive health awardTwo schools in the Golden Triangle are the only schools in Mississippi this yea
West Point, Columbus schools to receive health award
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
Two schools in the Golden Triangle are the only schools in Mississippi this year to be recognized for improving health and wellness for students by the Alliance for a Healthier Generation. East Side Elementary in West Point and Franklin Medical... Read more
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Daily Mail
Whatever happened to the stars of Baywatch?Where are stars of Baywatch now? Life hasn't been a beach for show's pin-up cas
Whatever happened to the stars of Baywatch?
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Where are stars of Baywatch now? Life hasn't been a beach for show's pin-up cast... three decades after hanging up their famous red swimsuits Hit lifeguard series, set in Santa Monica, ran from 1989 to 1999 Made stars Pamela Anderson and David... Read more
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San Diego Padres
MLB clubs join fight against childhood cancerIn Boston, a special gold ribbon will be stenciled on the sideline, where MLB a
MLB clubs join fight against childhood cancer
San Diego Padres / Posted 2 days ago
In Boston, a special gold ribbon will be stenciled on the sideline, where MLB allows the Opening Day mark, as the Yankees and Red Sox renew their rivalry. The gold ribbon is symbolic of the fight to end pediatric cancer, which is diagnosed in 43... Read more
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Texas Rangers
MLB clubs join fight against childhood cancerIn Boston, a special gold ribbon will be stenciled on the sideline, where MLB a
MLB clubs join fight against childhood cancer
Texas Rangers / Posted 2 days ago
In Boston, a special gold ribbon will be stenciled on the sideline, where MLB allows the Opening Day mark, as the Yankees and Red Sox renew their rivalry. The gold ribbon is symbolic of the fight to end pediatric cancer, which is diagnosed in 43... Read more
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Pittsburgh Pirates
MLB clubs join fight against childhood cancerIn Boston, a special gold ribbon will be stenciled on the sideline, where MLB a
MLB clubs join fight against childhood cancer
Pittsburgh Pirates / Posted 2 days ago
In Boston, a special gold ribbon will be stenciled on the sideline, where MLB allows the Opening Day mark, as the Yankees and Red Sox renew their rivalry. The gold ribbon is symbolic of the fight to end pediatric cancer, which is diagnosed in 43... Read more
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Washington Nationals
MLB clubs join fight against childhood cancerIn Boston, a special gold ribbon will be stenciled on the sideline, where MLB a
MLB clubs join fight against childhood cancer
Washington Nationals / Posted 2 days ago
In Boston, a special gold ribbon will be stenciled on the sideline, where MLB allows the Opening Day mark, as the Yankees and Red Sox renew their rivalry. The gold ribbon is symbolic of the fight to end pediatric cancer, which is diagnosed in 43... Read more
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San Francisco Giants
MLB clubs join fight against childhood cancerIn Boston, a special gold ribbon will be stenciled on the sideline, where MLB a
MLB clubs join fight against childhood cancer
San Francisco Giants / Posted 2 days ago
In Boston, a special gold ribbon will be stenciled on the sideline, where MLB allows the Opening Day mark, as the Yankees and Red Sox renew their rivalry. The gold ribbon is symbolic of the fight to end pediatric cancer, which is diagnosed in 43... Read more
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Oakland A's
MLB clubs join fight against childhood cancerIn Boston, a special gold ribbon will be stenciled on the sideline, where MLB a
MLB clubs join fight against childhood cancer
Oakland A's / Posted 2 days ago
In Boston, a special gold ribbon will be stenciled on the sideline, where MLB allows the Opening Day mark, as the Yankees and Red Sox renew their rivalry. The gold ribbon is symbolic of the fight to end pediatric cancer, which is diagnosed in 43... Read more
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Minnesota Twins
MLB clubs join fight against childhood cancerIn Boston, a special gold ribbon will be stenciled on the sideline, where MLB a
MLB clubs join fight against childhood cancer
Minnesota Twins / Posted 2 days ago
In Boston, a special gold ribbon will be stenciled on the sideline, where MLB allows the Opening Day mark, as the Yankees and Red Sox renew their rivalry. The gold ribbon is symbolic of the fight to end pediatric cancer, which is diagnosed in 43... Read more
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Arizona Diamondbacks
MLB clubs join fight against childhood cancerIn Boston, a special gold ribbon will be stenciled on the sideline, where MLB a
MLB clubs join fight against childhood cancer
Arizona Diamondbacks / Posted 2 days ago
In Boston, a special gold ribbon will be stenciled on the sideline, where MLB allows the Opening Day mark, as the Yankees and Red Sox renew their rivalry. The gold ribbon is symbolic of the fight to end pediatric cancer, which is diagnosed in 43... Read more
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Houston Astros
MLB clubs join fight against childhood cancerIn Boston, a special gold ribbon will be stenciled on the sideline, where MLB a
MLB clubs join fight against childhood cancer
Houston Astros / Posted 2 days ago
In Boston, a special gold ribbon will be stenciled on the sideline, where MLB allows the Opening Day mark, as the Yankees and Red Sox renew their rivalry. The gold ribbon is symbolic of the fight to end pediatric cancer, which is diagnosed in 43... Read more
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Los Angeles Dodgers
MLB clubs join fight against childhood cancerIn Boston, a special gold ribbon will be stenciled on the sideline, where MLB a
MLB clubs join fight against childhood cancer
Los Angeles Dodgers / Posted 2 days ago
In Boston, a special gold ribbon will be stenciled on the sideline, where MLB allows the Opening Day mark, as the Yankees and Red Sox renew their rivalry. The gold ribbon is symbolic of the fight to end pediatric cancer, which is diagnosed in 43... Read more
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Kansas City Royals
MLB clubs join fight against childhood cancerIn Boston, a special gold ribbon will be stenciled on the sideline, where MLB a
MLB clubs join fight against childhood cancer
Kansas City Royals / Posted 2 days ago
In Boston, a special gold ribbon will be stenciled on the sideline, where MLB allows the Opening Day mark, as the Yankees and Red Sox renew their rivalry. The gold ribbon is symbolic of the fight to end pediatric cancer, which is diagnosed in 43... Read more
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Detroit Tigers
MLB clubs join fight against childhood cancerIn Boston, a special gold ribbon will be stenciled on the sideline, where MLB a
MLB clubs join fight against childhood cancer
Detroit Tigers / Posted 2 days ago
In Boston, a special gold ribbon will be stenciled on the sideline, where MLB allows the Opening Day mark, as the Yankees and Red Sox renew their rivalry. The gold ribbon is symbolic of the fight to end pediatric cancer, which is diagnosed in 43... Read more
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Atlanta Braves
MLB clubs join fight against childhood cancerIn Boston, a special gold ribbon will be stenciled on the sideline, where MLB a
MLB clubs join fight against childhood cancer
Atlanta Braves / Posted 2 days ago
In Boston, a special gold ribbon will be stenciled on the sideline, where MLB allows the Opening Day mark, as the Yankees and Red Sox renew their rivalry. The gold ribbon is symbolic of the fight to end pediatric cancer, which is diagnosed in 43... Read more
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Colorado Rockies
MLB clubs join fight against childhood cancerIn Boston, a special gold ribbon will be stenciled on the sideline, where MLB a
MLB clubs join fight against childhood cancer
Colorado Rockies / Posted 2 days ago
In Boston, a special gold ribbon will be stenciled on the sideline, where MLB allows the Opening Day mark, as the Yankees and Red Sox renew their rivalry. The gold ribbon is symbolic of the fight to end pediatric cancer, which is diagnosed in 43... Read more
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