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Toowoomba Chronicle
18 things to do in 7 days: Getting out in ToowoombaLISTEN in as Marie yarns about her love of the written word and her journey in
18 things to do in 7 days: Getting out in Toowoomba
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 38 minutes ago
LISTEN in as Marie yarns about her love of the written word and her journey in becoming a published writer. Hear about why she chose to write, how Marie began her journey and her books titled: A Peculiar Act, Yarning Strong Rusty and Jojo, Yarning... Read more
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Queensland Times
18 things to do in 7 days: Getting out in ToowoombaLISTEN in as Marie yarns about her love of the written word and her journey in
18 things to do in 7 days: Getting out in Toowoomba
Queensland Times / Posted 44 minutes ago
LISTEN in as Marie yarns about her love of the written word and her journey in becoming a published writer. Hear about why she chose to write, how Marie began her journey and her books titled: A Peculiar Act, Yarning Strong Rusty and Jojo, Yarning... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Pirate planning to blow the roof off Playhouse Theatre!Tuesday, 1 September 2015, 1:26 pmPress Release: redbeeOn Sunday 13th September
Pirate planning to blow the roof off Playhouse Theatre!
Scoop.co.nz / Posted an hour ago
Tuesday, 1 September 2015, 1:26 pmPress Release: redbeeOn Sunday 13th September, Captain Festus McBoyle and his Travellin’ Variety Show will... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Japan eyes defense budget hike to fortify island chain facing ChinaTOKYO - Japan's Ministry of Defense is seeking a fourth straight annual militar
Japan eyes defense budget hike to fortify island chain facing China
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 2 hours ago
TOKYO - Japan's Ministry of Defense is seeking a fourth straight annual military budget hike to help fortify the country's far-flung island chain in the East China Sea, close to ocean territory claimed by Beijing. In a document submitted to the... Read more
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Daily Mail
British troops 'needed in Eastern Europe' to see off Russian invasionPut British troops in Eastern Europe to see off invasion by Vladimir Putin's Ru
British troops 'needed in Eastern Europe' to see off Russian invasion
Daily Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
Put British troops in Eastern Europe to see off invasion by Vladimir Putin's Russia, says new report Report by Henry Jackson Society think tank calls for new military footprint Britain now faces 'serious state-based competitor' on European... Read more
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FOX 40 Binghamton
Trooper Christopher G Skinner Bridge named in his honor on Interstate 81 []Local News "Today we are here to dedicate this bridge that will forever memori
Trooper Christopher G Skinner Bridge named in his honor on Interstate 81 []
FOX 40 Binghamton / Posted 4 hours ago
Local News "Today we are here to dedicate this bridge that will forever memorialize Trooper Skinner's sacrifice," said Troop C Commander Major Donald Faughnan. "Gosh I just wish that he was here and that we were not here right now today," said... Read more
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Kiowa County Signal
Dianne Williamson: High school rape case points to larger problem Posted Aug. 27, 2015 at 10:58 AM It�s known as the �senior salute,� and a te
Dianne Williamson: High school rape case points to larger problem
Kiowa County Signal / Posted 4 hours ago
Posted Aug. 27, 2015 at 10:58 AM It�s known as the �senior salute,� and a teen on trial for allegedly raping a freshman at the elite St. Paul�s School in Concord, New Hampshire, had... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
"It is important:" First responders reflect on disaster simulation, training for EF5 tornado in WaukeshaWaukesha disaster training drill WAUKESHA — Local residents on a drizzly Satur
"It is important:" First responders reflect on disaster simulation, training for EF5 tornado in Waukesha
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 6 hours ago
Waukesha disaster training drill WAUKESHA — Local residents on a drizzly Saturday (August 29th) noticed their streets filled with police cars, ambulances and Wisconsin National Guard Humvees as nearly 1,000 emergency and military first responders... Read more
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CambridgeChronicle.com
New Trail Life USA troop offers adventureTrail Life USA is an outdoor adventure program with a Christian emphasis. The n
New Trail Life USA troop offers adventure
CambridgeChronicle.com / Posted 6 hours ago
Trail Life USA is an outdoor adventure program with a Christian emphasis. The nation-wide program is relatively new, and a troop in Geneseo is among the first in the state. Posted Aug. 31, 2015 at 3:05 PM Trail Life USA is an outdoor adventure... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
Sign unveiled: Trooper Christopher G. Skinner Memorial BridgesTown of Chenango, NY (WBNG Binghamton) A pair of bridges on Interstate 81 in th
Sign unveiled: Trooper Christopher G. Skinner Memorial Bridges
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 8 hours ago
Town of Chenango, NY (WBNG Binghamton) A pair of bridges on Interstate 81 in the Town of Chenango were formally dedicated to fallen New York State Trooper Christopher Skinner on Monday. The bridges are on I-81 north and south near exit 7, the Castle... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Ukrainian kids go to military campChildren listen to instructors at a military training ground outside Stare, in
Ukrainian kids go to military camp
News 24 South Africa / Posted 8 hours ago
Children listen to instructors at a military training ground outside Stare, in the Kiev region of Ukraine. (Efrem Lukatsky, AP) Stare - More than 100 Ukrainian schoolchildren will have unusual tales to tell their mates when classes resume, after... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
Sign unveiled: Trooper Christoher G. Skinner Memorial BridgeTown of Chenango, NY (WBNG Binghamton) A bridge on Interstate 81 in the Town of
Sign unveiled: Trooper Christoher G. Skinner Memorial Bridge
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 9 hours ago
Town of Chenango, NY (WBNG Binghamton) A bridge on Interstate 81 in the Town of Chenango was formally dedicated to fallen New York State Trooper Christopher Skinner on Monday. The bridge is on I-81 south bound where it crosses crossing State Route... Read more
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Independent
Japan seeks biggest defence budget ever amid concerns over ChinaOn the shopping list in next year’s $42bn (£27bn) defence budget, up 2.2 per ce
Japan seeks biggest defence budget ever amid concerns over China
Independent / Posted 10 hours ago
On the shopping list in next year’s $42bn (£27bn) defence budget, up 2.2 per cent on last year, is an Aegis radar-controlled missile destroyer, Osprey tilt-wing aircraft, surveillance helicopters and Global Hawk spy drones to patrol waters around... Read more
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FOX News
Ukrainian kids learn to fight at military summer campSTARE, Ukraine – More than 100 Ukrainian schoolchildren will have unusual tales
Ukrainian kids learn to fight at military summer camp
FOX News / Posted 10 hours ago
STARE, Ukraine – More than 100 Ukrainian schoolchildren will have unusual tales to tell their mates when classes resume, after spending part of their summer vacations undergoing training by the National Guard. The training at a National Guard camp... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Man honors soldiers with swim around Wrightsville BeachIn the following months, Singletary searched for a way to help and honor the lo
Man honors soldiers with swim around Wrightsville Beach
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 11 hours ago
In the following months, Singletary searched for a way to help and honor the lost soldiers. A long-distance swimmer, he had separately considered swimming around Wrightsville Beach for some time. The two ideas collided with a fitting solution. "So I... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
Ukrainian kids go to military campA school teacher in a military uniform watches as servicemen teach children to
Ukrainian kids go to military camp
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 11 hours ago
A school teacher in a military uniform watches as servicemen teach children to operate weapons at a military training ground of Ukraine's National Guard outside the village of Stare, the Kiev region, Ukraine, Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015. (AP Photo/Efrem... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Ukrainian kids go to military campA school teacher in a military uniform watches as servicemen teach children to
Ukrainian kids go to military camp
Bennington Banner / Posted 11 hours ago
A school teacher in a military uniform watches as servicemen teach children to operate weapons at a military training ground of Ukraine's National Guard outside the village of Stare, the Kiev region, Ukraine, Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015. (AP Photo/Efrem... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Ukrainian kids go to military campSTARE, Ukraine (AP) - More than 100 Ukrainian schoolchildren will have unusual
Ukrainian kids go to military camp
KXXV Waco / Posted 11 hours ago
STARE, Ukraine (AP) - More than 100 Ukrainian schoolchildren will have unusual tales to tell their mates when classes resume, after spending part of their summer vacations undergoing training by the National Guard. The training at a National Guard... Read more
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FOX 6 News Birmingham
Ukrainian kids go to military campSTARE, Ukraine (AP) - More than 100 Ukrainian schoolchildren will have unusual
Ukrainian kids go to military camp
FOX 6 News Birmingham / Posted 11 hours ago
STARE, Ukraine (AP) - More than 100 Ukrainian schoolchildren will have unusual tales to tell their mates when classes resume, after spending part of their summer vacations undergoing training by the National Guard. The training at a National Guard... Read more
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Fort Wayne News-Sentinel
World War II Fort Wayne veteran recalls horrors of BuchenwaldEditor's note: This is one in a biweekly series about World War II veterans and
World War II Fort Wayne veteran recalls horrors of Buchenwald
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 12 hours ago
Editor's note: This is one in a biweekly series about World War II veterans and their experiences. This year marks the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II. “I never knew people could live like that,” said Calvin Schultz of Fort Wayne upon... Read more
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Times News
California couple charged in ’02 murder of Pa. manSTROUDSBURG — A California man and woman have been charged with the killing and
California couple charged in ’02 murder of Pa. man
Times News / Posted 12 hours ago
STROUDSBURG — A California man and woman have been charged with the killing and dismemberment of a northeastern Pennsylvania man more than 13 years ago. State police in Fern Ridge charged James Britton Jr., 35, and Stacy Britton, 46, of Twentynine... Read more
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Deseret News
Japan seeks biggest-ever defense budget amid China concernsTOKYO — Japan's Defense Ministry wants to buy an advanced Aegis radar-equipped
Japan seeks biggest-ever defense budget amid China concerns
Deseret News / Posted 12 hours ago
TOKYO — Japan's Defense Ministry wants to buy an advanced Aegis radar-equipped destroyer and more F-35 fighters under its largest-ever budget to bolster the defense of southern islands amid a territorial dispute with China. The ministry endorsed a... Read more
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Fort Wayne News-Sentinel
WWII veteran recalls horrors of BuchenwaldEditor’s note: This is one in a biweekly series about World War II veterans and
WWII veteran recalls horrors of Buchenwald
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 13 hours ago
Editor’s note: This is one in a biweekly series about World War II veterans and their experiences. This year marks the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II. “I never knew people could live like that,” said Calvin Schultz of Fort Wayne upon... Read more
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Kirksville Daily Express
Mo. Highway Patrol looks to ensure safety during Labor Day weekend Troop B of the Missouri State Highway Patrol is looking to ensure drivers are
Mo. Highway Patrol looks to ensure safety during Labor Day weekend
Kirksville Daily Express / Posted 13 hours ago
Troop B of the Missouri State Highway Patrol is looking to ensure drivers are safe while traveling during the Labor Day weekend. Troopers will be participating in Operation C.A.R.E.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Craftsman Assembles Vehicles From ScrapHeino Dahman has a passion for engineering -- he has made an off-road vehicle t
Craftsman Assembles Vehicles From Scrap
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 hours ago
Heino Dahman has a passion for engineering -- he has made an off-road vehicle that, as far as aesthetics go, looks far more brutish than President Obama's Beast. He has also made a prototype motorbike sidecar, and is developing an electric tuk tuk... Read more
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Calcutta News
Japanese Ministry of Defence asks for increase to budget to defend East China Sea islands TOKYO, Japan - Japan's Ministry of Defence has asked the government for a fou
Japanese Ministry of Defence asks for increase to budget to defend East China Sea islands
Calcutta News / Posted 14 hours ago
TOKYO, Japan - Japan's Ministry of Defence has asked the government for a fourth consecutive increase to its annual budget in order to fortify the country's... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Changes in NJ car-seat law take effect Tuesday - FamilyNorth Jersey parents have always looked forward to a child's first birthday. No
Changes in NJ car-seat law take effect Tuesday - Family
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 14 hours ago
North Jersey parents have always looked forward to a child's first birthday. Not only is it a great milestone and cause for celebration, it was the point where the law allowed car seats to be flipped from rear-facing to forward-facing. As of Tuesday,... Read more
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South Maryland News
Bryans Road native places in bodybuilding competition Charles County native Aaron Krahling placed fourth in the National Physique C
Bryans Road native places in bodybuilding competition
South Maryland News / Posted 14 hours ago
Charles County native Aaron Krahling placed fourth in the National Physique Committee’s American Muscle Supply Grand Prix in Laurel on Aug. 22 in the men’s physique category. Krahling grew up in... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Scientists put Defence Force chocolate energy bar to the test Tasmanian scientists are testing a chocolate bar designed to help soldiers fi
Scientists put Defence Force chocolate energy bar to the test
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 15 hours ago
Tasmanian scientists are testing a chocolate bar designed to help soldiers fight for longer without frequent meal breaks. Eating under combat conditions is no picnic but it is hoped the... Read more
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Business Insider
Japan is asking for a defense budget hike to fortify an island chain facing ChinaIn a document submitted to the government on Monday, the ministry asked for a 2
Japan is asking for a defense budget hike to fortify an island chain facing China
Business Insider / Posted 16 hours ago
In a document submitted to the government on Monday, the ministry asked for a 2.2 percent increase in military spending to 5.09 trillion yen ($42.38 billion) for the year starting in April. If approved, the new defense budget would be Japan's biggest... Read more
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The Standard
Destroyers, fighters, and drones to bolster Tokyo arsenalThe ministry endorsed a 5.1 trillion yen (US$42 billion) budget request for the
Destroyers, fighters, and drones to bolster Tokyo arsenal
The Standard / Posted 17 hours ago
The ministry endorsed a 5.1 trillion yen (US$42 billion) budget request for the year beginning next April, up 2.2 percent from this year. It would be the fourth annual increase under Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, who took office in December 2012 and... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Japan seeks biggest-ever defense budget amid China concernsThe ministry endorsed a 5.1 trillion yen ($42 billion) budget request Monday fo
Japan seeks biggest-ever defense budget amid China concerns
Manila Bulletin / Posted 17 hours ago
The ministry endorsed a 5.1 trillion yen ($42 billion) budget request Monday for the year beginning next April, up 2.2 percent from this year. It would be the fourth annual increase under Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, who took office in December 2012... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Japan seeks biggest-ever defense budget amid China concernsTOKYO (AP) - Japan's Defense Ministry wants to buy an advanced Aegis radar-equi
Japan seeks biggest-ever defense budget amid China concerns
New Jersey Herald / Posted 17 hours ago
TOKYO (AP) - Japan's Defense Ministry wants to buy an advanced Aegis radar-equipped destroyer and more F-35 fighters under its largest-ever budget to bolster the defense of southern islands amid a territorial dispute with China. The ministry... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
A soldier’s pedigreeThe First World War mushroomed into a major overseas commitment for the United
A soldier’s pedigree
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 18 hours ago
The First World War mushroomed into a major overseas commitment for the United States, leading to the implementation of the Selective Service Act in 1917, which resulted in 2.8 million men being drafted into military service. Following the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Japan eyes defence budget hike to fortify island chain facing ChinaTOKYO: Japan's Ministry of Defence is seeking a fourth straight annual military
Japan eyes defence budget hike to fortify island chain facing China
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 19 hours ago
TOKYO: Japan's Ministry of Defence is seeking a fourth straight annual military budget hike to help fortify the country's far-flung island chain in the East China Sea, close to ocean territory claimed by Beijing. In a document submitted to the... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Japan eyes defence budget hike to fortify island chain facing ChinaJapan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (L) reviews members of Japan Self-Defense For
Japan eyes defence budget hike to fortify island chain facing China
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 19 hours ago
Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (L) reviews members of Japan Self-Defense Force (JSDF) during the JSDF Air Review, to celebrate 60 years since the service's founding, at Hyakuri air base in Omitama, northeast of Tokyo, in this October 26, 2014 file... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
KDF General Visits Amosom Troops in KismayuTHE Kenya Defence Forces Army Commander Lt Gen Leonard Ngondi over the weekend
KDF General Visits Amosom Troops in Kismayu
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 hours ago
THE Kenya Defence Forces Army Commander Lt Gen Leonard Ngondi over the weekend visited Kenyan troops serving under Amisom, in Kismayo, Somalia. Lt Gen Ngondi who recently took over KDF command made his maiden visit to Amisom Sector II headquarters... Read more
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Swissinfo
Japan eyes defence budget hike to fortify island chain facing ChinaBy Tim Kelly TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's Ministry of Defence is seeking a fourth
Japan eyes defence budget hike to fortify island chain facing China
Swissinfo / Posted 19 hours ago
By Tim Kelly TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's Ministry of Defence is seeking a fourth straight annual military budget hike to help fortify the country's far-flung island chain in the East China Sea, close to ocean territory claimed by Beijing. In a... Read more
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Reuters
Japan eyes defense budget hike to fortify island chain facing ChinaJapan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (L) reviews members of Japan Self-Defense For
Japan eyes defense budget hike to fortify island chain facing China
Reuters / Posted 19 hours ago
Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (L) reviews members of Japan Self-Defense Force (JSDF) during the JSDF Air Review, to celebrate 60 years since the service's founding, at Hyakuri air base in Omitama, northeast of Tokyo, in this October 26, 2014 file... Read more
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Swissinfo
Japan eyes defence budget hike to fortify island chain facing ChinaBy Tim Kelly TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's Ministry of Defence is seeking a fourth
Japan eyes defence budget hike to fortify island chain facing China
Swissinfo / Posted 20 hours ago
By Tim Kelly TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's Ministry of Defence is seeking a fourth straight annual military budget hike to help fortify the country's far-flung island chain in the East China Sea, close to ocean territory claimed by Beijing. In a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Japan pushes for biggest defence budget in 14 yearsTOKYO: Japan's Ministry of Defence is seeking a fourth straight annual military
Japan pushes for biggest defence budget in 14 years
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 21 hours ago
TOKYO: Japan's Ministry of Defence is seeking a fourth straight annual military budget hike to help fortify the country's far-flung island chain in the East China Sea, close to ocean territory claimed by Beijing. In a document submitted to the... Read more
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The Star
Japan eyes defence budget hike to fortify island chain facing ChinaTOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's Ministry of Defence is seeking a fourth straight annu
Japan eyes defence budget hike to fortify island chain facing China
The Star / Posted 21 hours ago
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's Ministry of Defence is seeking a fourth straight annual military budget hike to help fortify the country's far-flung island chain in the East China Sea, close to ocean territory claimed by Beijing. In a document submitted... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Normalcy returning to Metro after Iglesia rally — Mar RoxasInterior Secretary Manuel “Mar” Roxas II. AP FILE PHOTO Interior Secretary Man
Normalcy returning to Metro after Iglesia rally — Mar Roxas
Inquirier.net / Posted 21 hours ago
Interior Secretary Manuel “Mar” Roxas II. AP FILE PHOTO Interior Secretary Manuel “Mar” Roxas II said the Philippine National Police and all concerned government agencies were working to bring back normalcy after the recently concluded Iglesia ni... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
China's army drafts in troop of monkeys to keep skies clear for victory paradeChina’s 1.5m-man military has recruited a troop of monkeys to help it clear the
China's army drafts in troop of monkeys to keep skies clear for victory parade
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 21 hours ago
China’s 1.5m-man military has recruited a troop of monkeys to help it clear the skies over Beijing before a massive parade designed to showcase the country’s growing might. Senior Communist party leaders and world leaders, including the Russian... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
‘Pulling together’However, the red sea did not carry the Mid-Atlantic team to victory. It fell to
‘Pulling together’
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 21 hours ago
However, the red sea did not carry the Mid-Atlantic team to victory. It fell to Kitasuna Little League 18-11 Sunday afternoon in what looked more like a home run derby than a Little League game. The win gave Japan its 10th title, three of which... Read more
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WestportNow
Tailgating Before Hunt Club Polo MatchMembers and guests of Gold’s Dragoons, a Westport-based social and commemorativ
Tailgating Before Hunt Club Polo Match
WestportNow / Posted 22 hours ago
Members and guests of Gold’s Dragoons, a Westport-based social and commemorative society, gathered at the Fairfield County Hunt Club in Westport today for a tailgating party prior to the annual competition for the Gold’s Dragoons Polo Cup, a match... Read more
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Salem News
Outstanding Youth Award will be presented ThursdayThe award was established to provide an opportunity to recognize youth who are
Outstanding Youth Award will be presented Thursday
Salem News / Posted 22 hours ago
The award was established to provide an opportunity to recognize youth who are involved in one or more of the seven Junior Fair Youth Organizations - Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, Future Farmers of America, Camp Fire USA, Farm Bureau, Grange and 4-H- and... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Keokuk woman killed in Clark County crashA Keokuk woman has died in a car crash in Clark County. It happened Saturday j
Keokuk woman killed in Clark County crash
WGEM Quincy / Posted yesterday
A Keokuk woman has died in a car crash in Clark County. It happened Saturday just after 2:00 in the afternoon. to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, 68-year-old Ann Atterberg was driving east on Highway 136 near Wayland when she ran off the right... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Ground-breaking surgery to help save chimp's earCara has lived at Wellington Zoo since 1992. Photo / Supplied A 33-year-old ch
Ground-breaking surgery to help save chimp's ear
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
Cara has lived at Wellington Zoo since 1992. Photo / Supplied A 33-year-old chimp at Wellington Zoo will have a ground-breaking procedure this week in a last-ditch effort to save her remaining ear. Cara, who has lived at the Zoo since 1992, is... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Innovative procedure to save Chimpanzee’s remaining earMonday, 31 August 2015, 1:23 pmPress Release: Wellington Zoo 30 August 2015This
Innovative procedure to save Chimpanzee’s remaining ear
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
Monday, 31 August 2015, 1:23 pmPress Release: Wellington Zoo 30 August 2015This week a Wellington Zoo Chimpanzee will undergo a... Read more
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