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BC Local News
B.C. Day is more than just a day offbenefit and should have a holiday around Aug. 1. We feel that the holiday shoul
B.C. Day is more than just a day off
BC Local News / Posted 3 hours ago
benefit and should have a holiday around Aug. 1. We feel that the holiday should be dedicated to the pioneers who built the colony of British Columbia into the great province it is today,” Hall said in the house, according to legislative... Read more
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Peace Arch News
B.C. Day is more than just a day offbenefit and should have a holiday around Aug. 1. We feel that the holiday shoul
B.C. Day is more than just a day off
Peace Arch News / Posted 3 hours ago
benefit and should have a holiday around Aug. 1. We feel that the holiday should be dedicated to the pioneers who built the colony of British Columbia into the great province it is today,” Hall said in the house, according to legislative... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Real Estate BriefsHampton Park: Kim Feltis has more than 20 years of sales and managerial-level r
Real Estate Briefs
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 4 hours ago
Hampton Park: Kim Feltis has more than 20 years of sales and managerial-level real estate finance experience. - The Colony Golf & Bay Club: Lisa Perry was named the "2012 Southwest Florida Top Real Estate Agent" by Gulfshore Life... Read more
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Boston Globe
New England, according to the convention delegatesvotes for New Hampshire during the the Republican convention roll call.—Robyn B
New England, according to the convention delegates
Boston Globe / Posted 9 hours ago
votes for New Hampshire during the the Republican convention roll call.—Robyn Beck / Getty Images “Roger Williams founded the colony of Rhode Island in 1631 based on principles of complete religious toleration, separation of church and state, and... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Bronx Zoo breeds its first baby penguinand stand at 13 inches. The little one hatched May 10. The little chick is th
Bronx Zoo breeds its first baby penguin
Dayton Daily News / Posted 15 hours ago
and stand at 13 inches. The little one hatched May 10. The little chick is the only one hatched at the zoo. All others in the colony were hatched at Sydney's Taronga Zoo and brought to the WCS's Bronx Zoo. Watch a video clip of the little penguin... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Bronx Zoo breeds its first baby penguinand stand at 13 inches. The little one hatched May 10. The little chick is th
Bronx Zoo breeds its first baby penguin
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 15 hours ago
and stand at 13 inches. The little one hatched May 10. The little chick is the only one hatched at the zoo. All others in the colony were hatched at Sydney's Taronga Zoo and brought to the WCS's Bronx Zoo. Watch a video clip of the little penguin... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Bronx Zoo breeds its first baby penguinand stand at 13 inches. The little one hatched May 10. The little chick is th
Bronx Zoo breeds its first baby penguin
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 15 hours ago
and stand at 13 inches. The little one hatched May 10. The little chick is the only one hatched at the zoo. All others in the colony were hatched at Sydney's Taronga Zoo and brought to the WCS's Bronx Zoo. Watch a video clip of the little penguin... Read more
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ajc.com
Bronx Zoo breeds its first baby penguinand stand at 13 inches. The little one hatched May 10. The little chick is th
Bronx Zoo breeds its first baby penguin
ajc.com / Posted 16 hours ago
and stand at 13 inches. The little one hatched May 10. The little chick is the only one hatched at the zoo. All others in the colony were hatched at Sydney's Taronga Zoo and brought to the WCS's Bronx Zoo. Watch a video clip of the little penguin... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Bronx Zoo breeds its first baby penguinand stand at 13 inches. The little one hatched May 10. The little chick is th
Bronx Zoo breeds its first baby penguin
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 16 hours ago
and stand at 13 inches. The little one hatched May 10. The little chick is the only one hatched at the zoo. All others in the colony were hatched at Sydney's Taronga Zoo and brought to the WCS's Bronx Zoo. Watch a video clip of the little penguin... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Longboat Key eyesore getting new lifeSix years ago the Colony Tennis Club and Resort was closed down due to financia
Longboat Key eyesore getting new life
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 22 hours ago
Six years ago the Colony Tennis Club and Resort was closed down due to financial problems. The property and the buildings on it sat vacant until this week. "It's an eyesore and it has a negative connotation in the community," said resident Paul... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
DFW's hottest home markets in 2016 are modest-price spots; see how your area comparesbuying activity is ramping up in many neighborhoods. Sales in the first half of
DFW's hottest home markets in 2016 are modest-price spots; see how your area compares
Dallas Morning News / Posted yesterday
buying activity is ramping up in many neighborhoods. Sales in the first half of the year were up 23 percent in the Colony, 18 percent in Coppell and Mesquite and 17 percent in Southeast Dallas. Overall year-over-year sales for North... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lehigh Valley bookstores host Harry Potter parties this weekendBethlehem's Moravian Book Shop, fans will be able to try treats from "Three Bro
Lehigh Valley bookstores host Harry Potter parties this weekend
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
Bethlehem's Moravian Book Shop, fans will be able to try treats from "Three Broomstick Restaurant" (actually the Colony Meadery) and go on a scavenger hunt for all seven horcrux — the magical objects in which a dark wizard hides a... Read more
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IGN
Comic Book Reviews for July 27, 2016of storytelling, but it has plenty to offer Batgirl fans. -Jesse Written by Ja
Comic Book Reviews for July 27, 2016
IGN / Posted yesterday
of storytelling, but it has plenty to offer Batgirl fans. -Jesse Written by James Tynion IV | Drawn by Alvaro Martinez “The Colony” isn’t nearly as cool of a name as “The Court of Owls” but in Detective Comics #937, we come to realize that... Read more
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express
'We are delighted' First British-born gulls spread their wings in victory for animal loverat the site four years ago, but the addition of a predator fence and tons of sh
'We are delighted' First British-born gulls spread their wings in victory for animal lover
express / Posted yesterday
at the site four years ago, but the addition of a predator fence and tons of shingle for their nesting island has seen the colony grow to 130 pairs – as well as the welcome arrival of the little gulls. Tim MarshallTheir unexpected nesting... Read more
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Northern Echo
Foreign fire-starting ants invade Northcould be huge. At the North Yorkshire site gardeners are taking precautions to
Foreign fire-starting ants invade North
Northern Echo / Posted yesterday
could be huge. At the North Yorkshire site gardeners are taking precautions to minimise the likelihood of furthering the colony. First discovered in the country in 2009, there are six known UK infestations of the lasius neglectus, which are... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
How to get rid of termiteswithout going through our chemical and then it’s a transfer effect. They get th
How to get rid of termites
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 2 days ago
without going through our chemical and then it’s a transfer effect. They get the chemical on ‘em. They take it back to the colony and wipe the colony out," Packard said. Another treatment method is to place bait stations around the property,... Read more
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Reality TV World
Michael Fassbender: 'Alien: Covenant' is "super scary," "gonna bring chills to the cinema"an evil company first referenced in "Alien." "Bound for a remote planet on the
Michael Fassbender: 'Alien: Covenant' is "super scary," "gonna bring chills to the cinema"
Reality TV World / Posted 2 days ago
an evil company first referenced in "Alien." "Bound for a remote planet on the far side of the galaxy, the crew of the colony ship Covenant discovers what they think is an uncharted paradise, but is actually a dark, dangerous world " whose... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
We Are Chased Away Like Dogs, Abuja's Lepers Cry OutWith a dilapidated primary school and primary healthcare centre in the same con
We Are Chased Away Like Dogs, Abuja's Lepers Cry Out
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
With a dilapidated primary school and primary healthcare centre in the same condition and unable to dispense drugs, the colony of lepers is a hard place to live in. They are left to fend for themselves in an unfriendly situation as they are... Read more
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Daily Mail
New material could lead to armies of robots that act as a single unitBEHAVIOUR OF ANTS An international research team has found that ants form 'bri
New material could lead to armies of robots that act as a single unit
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
BEHAVIOUR OF ANTS An international research team has found that ants form 'bridges' that move to suit the needs of the colony. Army ants lock their bodies together to create the bridges, assembling and disassembling in seconds. The bridge... Read more
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The Scientist
Pesticides Reduce Male Honeybee Fertility: Studyqueen. “All these flights that she has to take upon herself [are] like a risk
Pesticides Reduce Male Honeybee Fertility: Study
The Scientist / Posted 2 days ago
queen. “All these flights that she has to take upon herself [are] like a risk not only to herself but obviously also to the colony,” Straub said, as queen loss can lead to colony loss. Reduced sperm viability is just one of many possible... Read more
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Reality TV World
'Alien: Covenant': Michael Fassbender promises film is 'super scary'an evil company first referenced in Alien. "Bound for a remote planet on the f
'Alien: Covenant': Michael Fassbender promises film is 'super scary'
Reality TV World / Posted 2 days ago
an evil company first referenced in Alien. "Bound for a remote planet on the far side of the galaxy, the crew of the colony ship Covenant discovers what they think is an uncharted paradise, but is actually a dark, dangerous world " whose... Read more
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Swissinfo
Bern study helps explain duds in bee spermdrop in the number of living sperm will have an adverse effect on the queen’s a
Bern study helps explain duds in bee sperm
Swissinfo / Posted 2 days ago
drop in the number of living sperm will have an adverse effect on the queen’s ability to breed and the resulting health of the colony. “We know multiple stressors can affect honey bee health, including parasites and poor nutrition. It is possible... Read more
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National Geographic
These Pesticides Could Be Birth Control for BeesThen they use that stored sperm to lay eggs for the rest of their lives. Fewer
These Pesticides Could Be Birth Control for Bees
National Geographic / Posted 2 days ago
Then they use that stored sperm to lay eggs for the rest of their lives. Fewer living sperm cells could spell trouble for the colony if the queen can’t get enough viable sperm or if she has to leave the safety of the hive to go on additional... Read more
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PhysOrg
Invasive garden 'super ants' take hold faster than ever in U.K., new research findsThese new ants are not aggressive, they do not sting and they pose no harm to h
Invasive garden 'super ants' take hold faster than ever in U.K., new research finds
PhysOrg / Posted 3 days ago
These new ants are not aggressive, they do not sting and they pose no harm to humans beyond people finding it unpleasant to have an infestation."At existing sites, gardeners are taking precautions to minimize the likelihood of furthering the co... Read more
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metro
Bees do something adorable when it gets a bit hotafter woman with chronic migranes cut out two ingredients from her diet As the
Bees do something adorable when it gets a bit hot
metro / Posted 3 days ago
after woman with chronic migranes cut out two ingredients from her diet As the water evaporates, it cools the colony down. When the hive didn’t have access to water, the colonies shot up to a lethally high 43C. But when water... Read more
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International Business Times
Michael Fassbender says Alien Covenant has 'imminent disaster feel' and is 'much scarier' than Prometheus is the official plot description of the film: Bound for a remote planet on the
Michael Fassbender says Alien Covenant has 'imminent disaster feel' and is 'much scarier' than Prometheus
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
is the official plot description of the film: Bound for a remote planet on the far side of the galaxy, the crew of the colony ship Covenant discovers what they believe to be an uncharted paradise, but it is actually a dark, dangerous world... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Heroes To Get In Free At Hawaiian FallsWednesday, August 3 thru Sunday, August 7 at all six of its Texas waterparks, f
Heroes To Get In Free At Hawaiian Falls
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 4 days ago
Wednesday, August 3 thru Sunday, August 7 at all six of its Texas waterparks, four of which are in North Texas (Garland, The Colony, Mansfield, Roanoke), according to a Hawaiian Falls news release. The Heroes get in free with a valid ID card and... Read more
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The Morning Call
Harry Potter book parties in Lehigh Valley: Pottermania returnsthe event at Bethlehem's Moravian Book Shop, fans will be able to try treats fr
Harry Potter book parties in Lehigh Valley: Pottermania returns
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
the event at Bethlehem's Moravian Book Shop, fans will be able to try treats from "Three Broomstick Restaurant" (actually the Colony Meadery) and go on a scavenger hunt for all seven horcrux — the magical objects in which a dark wizard hides a... Read more
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TribLIVE
Tips for keeping your home ant-freethe base of the toilet if the infestation is in the bathroom. Hire a professio
Tips for keeping your home ant-free
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
the base of the toilet if the infestation is in the bathroom. Hire a professional: Pros address ant problems by locating the colony itself. Once found, exterminators can use a variety of techniques, including chemical sprays, to totally eliminate... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Rowling's story featuring Mount Greylock in wizarding world uses real history, folklorein the land division of 1623, which indicated that he had no family. However, h
Rowling's story featuring Mount Greylock in wizarding world uses real history, folklore
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 4 days ago
in the land division of 1623, which indicated that he had no family. However, his name was missing from the updated 1627 division of land, which indicated that he either left the colony or died. There are no records of his time or place of... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
One Person Killed In The Colony Following Verbal ArgumentTHE COLONY (CBSDFW.COM) – The Colony police are investigating a shooting that o
One Person Killed In The Colony Following Verbal Argument
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 4 days ago
THE COLONY (CBSDFW.COM) – The Colony police are investigating a shooting that occurred Saturday night due to an argument between acquaintances. According to police, officers responded to a 911 call at 6:00 p.m. at Kisor Drive about a verbal argument... Read more
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Gulf News
Israel eyes more Palestinian land in Jerusalemto Islamic teachings.Meanwhile, the Land of Israel lobby is proposing a law to
Israel eyes more Palestinian land in Jerusalem
Gulf News / Posted 5 days ago
to Islamic teachings.Meanwhile, the Land of Israel lobby is proposing a law to the Israeli Knesset to expand Israeli sovereignty in the occupied West Bank.It wants Israel to annex the colony of Ma’ali Adomim and incorporate it into occupied Jerusal... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Hunger and Oppressionwere obligated to meet, but since the law was practically never enforced and th
Hunger and Oppression
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
were obligated to meet, but since the law was practically never enforced and there was no real abolition society present in the colony to advocate the human rights of enslaved people, these were almost never met. On June 30, 1800, the new British... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Man fatally shot in head after front-yard brawl in The Colony turns deadlyA Hispanic man was fatally shot in the head Saturday night in The Colony after
Man fatally shot in head after front-yard brawl in The Colony turns deadly
Dallas Morning News / Posted 5 days ago
A Hispanic man was fatally shot in the head Saturday night in The Colony after a front-yard brawl turned deadly. Police say they initially received a 911 call from a resident at 5220 Kisor Road around 6 p.m. about a disturbance outside of the... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Climate change may be turning gulls into cannibalscall tell them because they have scads of egg shells around their territory," h
Climate change may be turning gulls into cannibals
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 5 days ago
call tell them because they have scads of egg shells around their territory," he said. "You see them slowly flap around the colony, and suddenly they drop when they see an unattended nest." They also take advantage of the panic caused when an... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Honouring the dead at Darwin's leprosy islandproved a difficult home, with no farming land and an infestation of biting inse
Honouring the dead at Darwin's leprosy island
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 days ago
proved a difficult home, with no farming land and an infestation of biting insects and flies. Historian Alan Powell said the colony should never have been established. "I suspect it would have been different if they had not been Indigenous," he... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Couple record bat declines in Western North Carolinabats roosting in the roof areas as a precautionary measure for public safety; s
Couple record bat declines in Western North Carolina
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 6 days ago
bats roosting in the roof areas as a precautionary measure for public safety; she said she had not seen or heard about the colony in the library's portico.

“They are very helpful creatures; I'm thrilled there will be boxes installed,”... Read more

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Houston Chronicle
Hawaiian Falls get $85,900 fine for letting underage workers use chainsaws, gas grillsthan 16 were working during hours restricted by federal law. The water park's
Hawaiian Falls get $85,900 fine for letting underage workers use chainsaws, gas grills
Houston Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
than 16 were working during hours restricted by federal law. The water park's Garland, Mansfield, Roanoke, Pflugerville, The Colony and former White Settlement locations are cited in the Department of Labor investigation. The White Settlement... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Deron Williams Gives Update on his Sports Hernia Surgerythis week. Williams missed the final few games of the season as he battled an
Deron Williams Gives Update on his Sports Hernia Surgery
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 6 days ago
this week. Williams missed the final few games of the season as he battled an injury to his mid-section. The native of The Colony underwent sports hernia surgery for the injury. The point guard joined NBC5's David Watkins to talk about his... Read more
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Connecticut Post
3 Ridiculously Easy Steps You Can Take To Re-Energize Your Businessthose people who were going to call you? How is that working? It’s difficult t
3 Ridiculously Easy Steps You Can Take To Re-Energize Your Business
Connecticut Post / Posted 7 days ago
those people who were going to call you? How is that working? It’s difficult to single out a particular penguin from among the colony. They all tend to dress alike. Black jacket, white shirt. Business people tend to look alike as well when they... Read more
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Irish Central
Watch out: Ireland is facing an invasion of flying antsweather conditions – warm and humid – have provided perfect conditions for our
Watch out: Ireland is facing an invasion of flying ants
Irish Central / Posted 7 days ago
weather conditions – warm and humid – have provided perfect conditions for our flying pals. The annual movement sees the colony leave together in one coordinated flight, also synchronized with the flight of ants from neighboring colonies.... Read more
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Greenwich Time
3 Ridiculously Easy Steps You Can Take To Re-Energize Your Businessthose people who were going to call you? How is that working? It’s difficult t
3 Ridiculously Easy Steps You Can Take To Re-Energize Your Business
Greenwich Time / Posted 7 days ago
those people who were going to call you? How is that working? It’s difficult to single out a particular penguin from among the colony. They all tend to dress alike. Black jacket, white shirt. Business people tend to look alike as well when they... Read more
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The News-Times
3 Ridiculously Easy Steps You Can Take To Re-Energize Your Businessthose people who were going to call you? How is that working? It’s difficult t
3 Ridiculously Easy Steps You Can Take To Re-Energize Your Business
The News-Times / Posted 7 days ago
those people who were going to call you? How is that working? It’s difficult to single out a particular penguin from among the colony. They all tend to dress alike. Black jacket, white shirt. Business people tend to look alike as well when they... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Strange but true: Part slug, part robotOnce a certain number of ants are introduced to a new site, a so-called quorum
Strange but true: Part slug, part robot
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Once a certain number of ants are introduced to a new site, a so-called quorum threshold is reached, signalling that the colony has made its decision. After this point, the slow tandem running phase is replaced by the much faster social... Read more
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11 News Houston
Hawaiian Falls slapped with $85,900 fine for child labor violationsHawaiian Falls water and adventure parks in Mansfield, the Colony, Roanoke and
Hawaiian Falls slapped with $85,900 fine for child labor violations
11 News Houston / Posted 8 days ago
Hawaiian Falls water and adventure parks in Mansfield, the Colony, Roanoke and three other sites in Texas have been slapped with an $85,904 fine by the U.S. Labor Department for violating child labor laws. The water park in White Settlement... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Child labor law violations at DFW's Hawaiian Falls cited in $85K penaltyin civil penalties for the violations, the agency said. Violations were found i
Child labor law violations at DFW's Hawaiian Falls cited in $85K penalty
Dallas Morning News / Posted 8 days ago
in civil penalties for the violations, the agency said. Violations were found in all seven of its locations, which are in The Colony, Garland, White Settlement, Mansfield, Roanoke, Pflugerville and Waco. The investigation began in 2014. It was... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Harvey Weinstein Explains Recent Movie Release Shifts, TV Growth and Oscar Prospects (Q&A)and myself hundreds of millions of dollars. They sold the company [in 2010] for
Harvey Weinstein Explains Recent Movie Release Shifts, TV Growth and Oscar Prospects (Q&A)
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 8 days ago
and myself hundreds of millions of dollars. They sold the company [in 2010] for $660 million to Tom Barrack and Ron Tutor, the Colony Capital deal. Then they filipped it to Quatar [Investment Authority] and only Colony stayed in. And they flipped... Read more
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Daily Mail
Michael Fassbender gives Sir Ridley Scott a warm welcome in Londonthe only cast-member from that to return in Covenant. Covenant's plotline is s
Michael Fassbender gives Sir Ridley Scott a warm welcome in London
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
the only cast-member from that to return in Covenant. Covenant's plotline is so far thought to centre around the crew of the colony ship Covenant, who discover what they think is an uncharted paradise, but is actually a dark, hostile world - the... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
What and when is 'Flying Ant Day' this year?although there can be as many as 15,000. The ants you see throughout most of t
What and when is 'Flying Ant Day' this year?
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 8 days ago
although there can be as many as 15,000. The ants you see throughout most of the year are workers, collecting food for the colony. Workers are all female and will be alive as adults for about a month. The flying ants you see once a year are... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Illusion is alive and kickingand Edward Roberts arrived at Table Bay and had their printing press confiscate
Illusion is alive and kicking
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 8 days ago
and Edward Roberts arrived at Table Bay and had their printing press confiscated, it came as something of a surprise. The colony was not quite with it in the press freedom stakes. It took years to finally get the press back and only after the... Read more
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