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Wired News
The Neurologist Who Hacked His Brain—And Almost Lost His MindThe brain surgery lasted 11 and a half hours, beginning on the afternoon of Jun
The Neurologist Who Hacked His Brain—And Almost Lost His Mind
Wired News / Posted an hour ago
The brain surgery lasted 11 and a half hours, beginning on the afternoon of June 21, 2014, and stretching into the Caribbean predawn of the next day. In the afternoon, after the anesthesia had worn off, the neurosurgeon came in, removed his... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Sunday Boredom BustersEnjoy motorcycle and ATV racing on Lake Brant near Chester, SD today. Registrat
Sunday Boredom Busters
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 8 hours ago
Enjoy motorcycle and ATV racing on Lake Brant near Chester, SD today. Registration of the Outlaw 2016 Ice Races begins at 10 a.m. at the Shipwreck Bar & Grill. Practice runs start at 11 a.m. The races start at noon. Winterfest of Wheels classic car... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Can't-miss events for kids this week,out several live performances, including a puppet show, a Renaissance Faire and
Can't-miss events for kids this week,
The Arizona Republic / Posted yesterday
out several live performances, including a puppet show, a Renaissance Faire and a world premiere "Popnology" exhibit at the Arizona Science Center that explores the intersection of pop culture and scientific discovery. For things to do with your... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Seattle aquarium, zoo: Where to walk on the wild sideWinter is a great time to visit Seattle Aquarium without the big crowds, and it
Seattle aquarium, zoo: Where to walk on the wild side
The Seattle Times / Posted 2 days ago
Winter is a great time to visit Seattle Aquarium without the big crowds, and it’s open daily throughout the ongoing seawall project. In consideration of the construction project, an app is available with information on how to get up to three hours... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Super Bowl 50: Panthers vs. BroncosPeppers at pre-Super Bowl concertRun-DMC to open for Chili Peppers at pre-Super
Super Bowl 50: Panthers vs. Broncos
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 2 days ago
Peppers at pre-Super Bowl concertRun-DMC to open for Chili Peppers at pre-Super Bowl concert Run-DMC will open up for the Red Hot Chili Peppers at a pre-Super Bowl concert in San Francisco. Run-DMC will open up for the Red Hot Chili Peppers... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
East Coast digs out from deadly snowstormNEW YORK – The massive winter storm that’s clobbered the East Coast is heading
East Coast digs out from deadly snowstorm
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 3 days ago
NEW YORK – The massive winter storm that’s clobbered the East Coast is heading out to the Atlantic, but the problems it caused aren’t over. Crews are scrambling to clear the roads before the work week starts. But while the sun and rising... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Weekend CalendarEvents are free unless otherwise noted. Art & Exhibits Central Arkansas ARKA
Weekend Calendar
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
Events are free unless otherwise noted. Art & Exhibits Central Arkansas ARKANSAS ARTS CENTER MacArthur Park, East Ninth and Commerce streets. Super Sunday Free Family Fun Day, noon-3 p.m. Feb. 14. , William-Adolphe Bouguereau's Admiration, Feb.... Read more
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OregonLive.com
5 questions for new Oregon Zoo director Don MooreDon Moore, who starts later this month as director of the Oregon Zoo, is a scie
5 questions for new Oregon Zoo director Don Moore
OregonLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
Don Moore, who starts later this month as director of the Oregon Zoo, is a scientist who says he believes it's important to connect with kids. A senior scientist at the Smithsonian's National Zoo for the last nine years, Moore once wrote a book on... Read more
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Fairfield Echo
Cheetah breeding expected to start this summer in Warren CountyCheetahs should be breeding in Warren County by the end of the summer. The Cin
Cheetah breeding expected to start this summer in Warren County
Fairfield Echo / Posted 4 days ago
Cheetahs should be breeding in Warren County by the end of the summer. The Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden has submitted plans for a $1.5 million development in a secluded wooded area on more than 600 acres near the Miami Valley Gaming racino in... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Cheetah breeding expected to start this summer in Warren CountyCheetahs should be breeding in Warren County by the end of the summer. The Cin
Cheetah breeding expected to start this summer in Warren County
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 5 days ago
Cheetahs should be breeding in Warren County by the end of the summer. The Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden has submitted plans for a $1.5 million development in a secluded wooded area on more than 600 acres near the Miami Valley Gaming racino in... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
Cookies help create memoriesThe wait is finally over. Girl Scout Cookies are here. Area Girl Scouts celebr
Cookies help create memories
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
The wait is finally over. Girl Scout Cookies are here. Area Girl Scouts celebrated the arrival of cookie season, which started Sunday in Colorado, with a Cookie Rally Friday night through Saturday morning at the Knights of Columbus. Girls of all... Read more
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York Daily Record
2016 travel, leisure bus trips scheduledThe following York County groups are planning one- or two-day bus trips. For de
2016 travel, leisure bus trips scheduled
York Daily Record / Posted 6 days ago
The following York County groups are planning one- or two-day bus trips. For details, call the numbers. Clearview Terrace Apartments is offering the following bus trips. For details, call 717-632-8081. Philadelphia Pops 100 Years of Broadway: April... Read more
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WALB Albany
Columbia Co. 4H Rabbit and Cavy Club Show attracts hundredson Challenger anniversaryAccomplishments of shuttle program remembered on Chall
Columbia Co. 4H Rabbit and Cavy Club Show attracts hundreds
WALB Albany / Posted 7 days ago
on Challenger anniversaryAccomplishments of shuttle program remembered on Challenger anniversary Over three decades the Space Shuttle Program flew 135 missions, deployed 180 payloads and built the International Space Station. Over three... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
Alliance Health Donates CPR KitsShooting Victim's Girlfriend Speaking OutDeadly Pottsboro Shooting Victim's Gir
Alliance Health Donates CPR Kits
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 8 days ago
Shooting Victim's Girlfriend Speaking OutDeadly Pottsboro Shooting Victim's Girlfriend Speaking Out POTTSBORO, TX -- The Grayson County Sheriff's Office is still trying to figure out what led to a deadly shooting near Pottsboro earlier this... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Slideshowsintroduces new body-type dollsSlideshow: Barbie introduces new body-type dolls
Slideshows
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 9 days ago
introduces new body-type dollsSlideshow: Barbie introduces new body-type dolls Mattel is adding three new body types for the Fashionistas line of Barbie dolls - tall, curvy and petite - along with new skin tones and hairstyles. More >> Mattel is... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
Police Shut Down Drug House Just Blocks Away from Schoolasking customers to "round up" for good cause SHERMAN, TX -- A local non-profi
Police Shut Down Drug House Just Blocks Away from School
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 9 days ago
asking customers to "round up" for good cause SHERMAN, TX -- A local non-profit is asking customers to round up their purchases to support a good cause. SHERMAN, TX -- A local non-profit is asking customers to round up their purchases... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
Ribbon Cutting for New Denison Developmentsasking customers to "round up" for good cause SHERMAN, TX -- A local non-profi
Ribbon Cutting for New Denison Developments
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 9 days ago
asking customers to "round up" for good cause SHERMAN, TX -- A local non-profit is asking customers to round up their purchases to support a good cause. SHERMAN, TX -- A local non-profit is asking customers to round up their purchases... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
Goodwill asking customers to "round up" for good causeasking customers to "round up" for good cause SHERMAN, TX -- A local non-profi
Goodwill asking customers to "round up" for good cause
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 9 days ago
asking customers to "round up" for good cause SHERMAN, TX -- A local non-profit is asking customers to round up their purchases to support a good cause. SHERMAN, TX -- A local non-profit is asking customers to round up their purchases... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
Disaster Recovery Workshop for Small Businessesasking customers to "round up" for good cause SHERMAN, TX -- A local non-profi
Disaster Recovery Workshop for Small Businesses
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 9 days ago
asking customers to "round up" for good cause SHERMAN, TX -- A local non-profit is asking customers to round up their purchases to support a good cause. SHERMAN, TX -- A local non-profit is asking customers to round up their purchases... Read more
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The News & Observer
Photo Gallery : The Day's Best |01.28.16 | News & Observer Head coach Tom Izzo of the Michigan State Spartans
Photo Gallery : The Day's Best |
The News & Observer / Posted 9 days ago
01.28.16 | News & Observer Head coach Tom Izzo of the Michigan State Spartans gets into the ear of Matt McQuaid #20 during a game against the Northwestern Wildcats at Welsh-Ryan Arena on January 28, 2016 in Evanston,... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
City Sees Economic Impact After Neighborhood Market Closes WHITEWRIGHT, TX- The store here in Whitewright opened up a year ago last Janu
City Sees Economic Impact After Neighborhood Market Closes
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 9 days ago
WHITEWRIGHT, TX- The store here in Whitewright opened up a year ago last January. The city says a big one year anniversary celebration was being organized and one week before that one year... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
Sheriff's Office Investigates Stolen Property from Local Zoo GARVIN COUNTY, OK-- The Garvin County Sheriff's Office is investigating a lar
Sheriff's Office Investigates Stolen Property from Local Zoo
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 9 days ago
GARVIN COUNTY, OK-- The Garvin County Sheriff's Office is investigating a large theft at a local interactive animal park. 2016... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Weekend CalendarEvents are free unless otherwise noted. Art & Exhibits Central Arkansas ARKA
Weekend Calendar
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
Events are free unless otherwise noted. Art & Exhibits Central Arkansas ARKANSAS ARTS CENTER MacArthur Park, East Ninth and Commerce streets. Architecture and Design Network lecture: "Agree to Disagree," Neil Denari, 6 p.m. Tuesday. "Paul Signac... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
7NEWS list of the 7 best things to do in Denver this weekend, January 29-31, 2016DENVER - Every weekend, 7NEWS compiles a list of some family friendly events yo
7NEWS list of the 7 best things to do in Denver this weekend, January 29-31, 2016
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 10 days ago
DENVER - Every weekend, 7NEWS compiles a list of some family friendly events you might enjoy. Here are our picks for the 7 best things to do in Denver this weekend. Thursday - Monday Southwest Rink at Skyline Park What: Grab your family and... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Man caught smuggling live birds in bag, groinman rescued after trying save dog from holeCalifornia man rescued after trying
Man caught smuggling live birds in bag, groin
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 10 days ago
man rescued after trying save dog from holeCalifornia man rescued after trying save dog from hole Crews have rescued a Northern California man who got trapped in a 12-foot shaft while trying to save his dog. More > Crews have rescued a Northern... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Navy finds no sign of shooting at San Diego medical centerof a shooting on Tuesday after receiving a report from a Department of Defense
Navy finds no sign of shooting at San Diego medical center
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
of a shooting on Tuesday after receiving a report from a Department of Defense employee that shots had been heard at one of the nation’s largest Naval medical facilities. The report grabbed attention across the country and led to the lockdown of... Read more
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Business Standard India
No initial sign of shooter at US military hospital: NavyAuthorities placed the hospital and surrounding buildings on lockdown, while a
No initial sign of shooter at US military hospital: Navy
Business Standard India / Posted 11 days ago
Authorities placed the hospital and surrounding buildings on lockdown, while a more thorough sweep is being conductedAuthorities placed the hospital and surrounding buildings on lockdown, while... Read more
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Inquirier.net
No initial sign of shooter at US military hospital—NavyPeople are directed to come out of buildings 1 and 2 with their hands in the ai
No initial sign of shooter at US military hospital—Navy
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 days ago
People are directed to come out of buildings 1 and 2 with their hands in the air as they approach SWAT officers following a report of gunshots at a building on the campus of Naval Medical Center San Diego, Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016, in San Diego. The... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Navy finds no sign of shooting at center; lockdown liftedof a shooting on Tuesday after receiving a report from a Department of Defense
Navy finds no sign of shooting at center; lockdown lifted
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 11 days ago
of a shooting on Tuesday after receiving a report from a Department of Defense employee that shots had been heard at one of the nation's largest Naval medical facilities. The report of a shooting grabbed attention across the country and led to the... Read more
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NBC Miami
Bei Bei Shy at National Zoo DebutBei Bei the giant panda cub was scheduled to meet hundreds of visitors Saturday
Bei Bei Shy at National Zoo Debut
NBC Miami / Posted 11 days ago
Bei Bei the giant panda cub was scheduled to meet hundreds of visitors Saturday, but that was a lot to ask of the little guy. On the first day that Bei Bei could be seen by the public, he spent much of his time napping and hiding in his... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Navy finds no sign of shooting at center; lockdown liftedof a shooting on Tuesday after receiving a report from a Department of Defense
Navy finds no sign of shooting at center; lockdown lifted
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 11 days ago
of a shooting on Tuesday after receiving a report from a Department of Defense employee that shots had been heard at one of the nation's largest Naval medical facilities. The report of a shooting grabbed attention across the country and led to the... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Navy says no initial sign of shooter at US military hospitalinitial sign of shooter at US military hospital Published: 27 January 2016 7:0
Navy says no initial sign of shooter at US military hospital
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 11 days ago
initial sign of shooter at US military hospital Published: 27 January 2016 7:04 AM Navy personnel leave a building with their arms up as a SWAT team clears a building adjacent to Building 26 at the Naval Medical Center in San Diego, California,... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Navy finds no sign of shooting at center; lockdown liftedof a shooting on Tuesday after receiving a report from a Department of Defense
Navy finds no sign of shooting at center; lockdown lifted
KHQ Spokane / Posted 11 days ago
of a shooting on Tuesday after receiving a report from a Department of Defense employee that shots had been heard at one of the nation's largest Naval medical facilities. The report of a shooting grabbed attention across the country and led to the... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Navy finds no sign of shooting at center; lockdown liftedof a shooting on Tuesday after receiving a report from a Department of Defense
Navy finds no sign of shooting at center; lockdown lifted
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 11 days ago
of a shooting on Tuesday after receiving a report from a Department of Defense employee that shots had been heard at one of the nation's largest Naval medical facilities. The report of a shooting grabbed attention across the country and led to the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
No initial sign of shooter at US military hospital: NavyPolice rushed into a military hospital in San Diego on Tuesday (Jan 26) after r
No initial sign of shooter at US military hospital: Navy
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
Police rushed into a military hospital in San Diego on Tuesday (Jan 26) after reports of gunfire, but an initial sweep of the sprawling facility found no sign of a shooting. A single witness reported hearing three shots in the basement of one of... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Navy finds no sign of shooting at center; lockdown liftedof a shooting on Tuesday after receiving a report from a Department of Defense
Navy finds no sign of shooting at center; lockdown lifted
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 11 days ago
of a shooting on Tuesday after receiving a report from a Department of Defense employee that shots had been heard at one of the nation's largest Naval medical facilities. The report of a shooting grabbed attention across the country and led to the... Read more
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WXOW 19 La Crosse
Navy finds no sign of shooting at center; lockdown liftedof a shooting on Tuesday after receiving a report from a Department of Defense
Navy finds no sign of shooting at center; lockdown lifted
WXOW 19 La Crosse / Posted 11 days ago
of a shooting on Tuesday after receiving a report from a Department of Defense employee that shots had been heard at one of the nation's largest Naval medical facilities. The report of a shooting grabbed attention across the country and led to the... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Navy finds no sign of shooting at center; lockdown liftedof a shooting on Tuesday after receiving a report from a Department of Defense
Navy finds no sign of shooting at center; lockdown lifted
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 11 days ago
of a shooting on Tuesday after receiving a report from a Department of Defense employee that shots had been heard at one of the nation's largest Naval medical facilities. The report of a shooting grabbed attention across the country and led to the... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Navy finds no sign of shooting at center; lockdown liftedof a shooting on Tuesday after receiving a report from a Department of Defense
Navy finds no sign of shooting at center; lockdown lifted
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 11 days ago
of a shooting on Tuesday after receiving a report from a Department of Defense employee that shots had been heard at one of the nation's largest Naval medical facilities. The report of a shooting grabbed attention across the country and led to the... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
Navy finds no sign of shooting at center; lockdown liftedof a shooting on Tuesday after receiving a report from a Department of Defense
Navy finds no sign of shooting at center; lockdown lifted
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 11 days ago
of a shooting on Tuesday after receiving a report from a Department of Defense employee that shots had been heard at one of the nation's largest Naval medical facilities. The report of a shooting grabbed attention across the country and led to the... Read more
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Perth Now
Shooting reports shut down hospitalAN “active shooter” was reported at a San Diego military hospital overnight, bu
Shooting reports shut down hospital
Perth Now / Posted 11 days ago
AN “active shooter” was reported at a San Diego military hospital overnight, but an initial sweep of the building in southern California found no evidence a shooting had occurred, officials said. Navy spokesman Jon Nylander told AFP that a single... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Police probe possible US military hospital shootingSAN DIEGO: An "active shooter" was reported at a San Diego military hospital on
Police probe possible US military hospital shooting
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
SAN DIEGO: An "active shooter" was reported at a San Diego military hospital on Tuesday (Jan 26), but an initial sweep of the building in southern California found no evidence a shooting had occurred, officials said. Navy spokesman Jon Nylander told... Read more
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Investopedia
Spring-Break Vacations for Retirees: Bring the GrandkidsThe words “spring break” may conjure images of college students partying away t
Spring-Break Vacations for Retirees: Bring the Grandkids
Investopedia / Posted 11 days ago
The words “spring break” may conjure images of college students partying away their days and nights at the shore (remember?), but a spring holiday is a good idea at any age. It's an excellent time to shake off the winter doldrums, grab a dose of... Read more
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News.com.au
Shooting reports shut down hospitalPossible attack ... workers at the Naval Medical Center San Diego have been tol
Shooting reports shut down hospital
News.com.au / Posted 11 days ago
Possible attack ... workers at the Naval Medical Center San Diego have been told to take shelter or fight back. Picture: NBC AN “active shooter” was reported at a San Diego military hospital overnight, but an initial sweep of the building in... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
No evidence of shooter at US military hospitalPolice block an entrance near the Naval Medical Centre San Diego. (AP) San Die
No evidence of shooter at US military hospital
News 24 South Africa / Posted 11 days ago
Police block an entrance near the Naval Medical Centre San Diego. (AP) San Diego - An "active shooter" was reported at a San Diego military hospital on Tuesday, but an initial sweep of the building in southern California found no evidence a shooting... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
'Active shooter' reported at San Diego military hospitalSAN DIEGO: An "active shooter" was reported at a San Diego military hospital on
'Active shooter' reported at San Diego military hospital
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
SAN DIEGO: An "active shooter" was reported at a San Diego military hospital on Tuesday (Jan 26), the facility in southern California said, warning people inside to take cover or fight back. "An active shooter has just been reported in building #26... Read more
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Yahoo News
Police probe possible US military hospital shootingDiego San Diego (AFP) - An "active shooter" was reported at a San Diego milita
Police probe possible US military hospital shooting
Yahoo News / Posted 11 days ago
Diego San Diego (AFP) - An "active shooter" was reported at a San Diego military hospital Tuesday, but an initial sweep of the building in southern California found no evidence a shooting had occurred, officials said. Navy spokesman Jon Nylander... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
'Active shooter' reported at San Diego military hospital: officialSAN DIEGO - An "active shooter" was reported at a San Diego military hospital T
'Active shooter' reported at San Diego military hospital: official
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 11 days ago
SAN DIEGO - An "active shooter" was reported at a San Diego military hospital Tuesday, the facility in southern California said, warning people inside to take cover or fight back. Cars enter Naval Base San Diego on May 8, 2015 in San Diego,... Read more
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Rappler
'Active shooter' reported at San Diego military hospital – officialANGELES, USA (UPDATED) – An "active shooter" was reported at a San Diego milita
'Active shooter' reported at San Diego military hospital – official
Rappler / Posted 11 days ago
ANGELES, USA (UPDATED) – An "active shooter" was reported at a San Diego military hospital Tuesday, January 26, the facility in southern California said, warning people inside to take cover or fight back. "An active shooter has just... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Workers in eastern U.S. brave snowy commutesNEW YORK -- East Coast residents caught in the weekend blizzard trudged into th
Workers in eastern U.S. brave snowy commutes
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
NEW YORK -- East Coast residents caught in the weekend blizzard trudged into the workweek Monday amid slippery roads, spotty transit service and mounds of snow that buried cars and blocked sidewalks. In Brooklyn, only one teacher at the... Read more
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