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The Seattle Times
N.Y. developer John Tishman, 90, transformed big-city skylinesJohn Tishman, a master builder of the 20th century whose Tishman Realty and Con
N.Y. developer John Tishman, 90, transformed big-city skylines
The Seattle Times / Posted 3 hours ago
John Tishman, a master builder of the 20th century whose Tishman Realty and Construction transformed the skylines of New York, Chicago, Los Angeles and Detroit, died Saturday at home in Bedford, N.Y. He was 90. The cause was respiratory failure,... Read more
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FOX News
New York real estate developer John Tishman dies at age 90A builder whose company worked on the World Trade Center in New York City, the
New York real estate developer John Tishman dies at age 90
FOX News / Posted 5 hours ago
A builder whose company worked on the World Trade Center in New York City, the Century City complex in Los Angeles and Walt Disney's EPCOT center in Florida among other high-profile developments has died. John Tishman was 90. Tishman died Saturday... Read more
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Breitbart
Why Did Obama Tell Brazen Lies at the Baltimore Mosque?Why he did it – and why the Left in America is defending those lies — is more i
Why Did Obama Tell Brazen Lies at the Baltimore Mosque?
Breitbart / Posted 5 hours ago
Why he did it – and why the Left in America is defending those lies — is more important for patriots to understand. Obama chose as the venue for his praise of Islam as a religion of peace and tolerance the same Baltimore mosque that in 2012 was... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
New York real estate developer John Tishman dies at age 90BEDFORD, N.Y. (AP) — A builder whose company worked on the World Trade Center i
New York real estate developer John Tishman dies at age 90
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 6 hours ago
BEDFORD, N.Y. (AP) — A builder whose company worked on the World Trade Center in New York City, the Century City complex in Los Angeles and Walt Disney's EPCOT center in Florida among other high-profile developments has died. John Tishman was... Read more
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The Washington Times
New York real estate developer John Tishman dies at age 90BEDFORD, N.Y. (AP) - A builder whose company worked on the World Trade Center i
New York real estate developer John Tishman dies at age 90
The Washington Times / Posted 6 hours ago
BEDFORD, N.Y. (AP) - A builder whose company worked on the World Trade Center in New York City, the Century City complex in Los Angeles and Walt Disney’s EPCOT center in Florida among other high-profile developments has died. John Tishman was... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
New York real estate developer John Tishman dies at age 90BEDFORD, N.Y. (AP) - A builder whose company worked on the World Trade Center i
New York real estate developer John Tishman dies at age 90
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 6 hours ago
BEDFORD, N.Y. (AP) - A builder whose company worked on the World Trade Center in New York City, the Century City complex in Los Angeles and Walt Disney's EPCOT center in Florida among other high-profile developments has died. John Tishman was... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
New York real estate developer John Tishman dies at age 90BEDFORD, N.Y. (AP) - A builder whose company worked on the World Trade Center i
New York real estate developer John Tishman dies at age 90
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 7 hours ago
BEDFORD, N.Y. (AP) - A builder whose company worked on the World Trade Center in New York City, the Century City complex in Los Angeles and Walt Disney's EPCOT center in Florida among other high-profile developments has died. John Tishman was... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
New York real estate developer John Tishman dies at age 90BEDFORD, N.Y. (AP) - A builder whose company worked on the World Trade Center i
New York real estate developer John Tishman dies at age 90
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 7 hours ago
BEDFORD, N.Y. (AP) - A builder whose company worked on the World Trade Center in New York City, the Century City complex in Los Angeles and Walt Disney's EPCOT center in Florida among other high-profile developments has died. John Tishman was... Read more
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KTVN Reno
New York real estate developer John Tishman dies at age 90BEDFORD, N.Y. (AP) - A builder whose company worked on the World Trade Center i
New York real estate developer John Tishman dies at age 90
KTVN Reno / Posted 7 hours ago
BEDFORD, N.Y. (AP) - A builder whose company worked on the World Trade Center in New York City, the Century City complex in Los Angeles and Walt Disney's EPCOT center in Florida among other high-profile developments has died. John Tishman was... Read more
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Salon.com
New York real estate developer John Tishman dies at age 90BEDFORD, N.Y. (AP) — A builder whose company worked on the World Trade Center i
New York real estate developer John Tishman dies at age 90
Salon.com / Posted 7 hours ago
BEDFORD, N.Y. (AP) — A builder whose company worked on the World Trade Center in New York City, the Century City complex in Los Angeles and Walt Disney’s EPCOT center in Florida among other high-profile developments has died. John Tishman was... Read more
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Daily Herald
New York real estate developer John Tishman dies at age 90BEDFORD, N.Y. -- A builder whose company worked on the World Trade Center in Ne
New York real estate developer John Tishman dies at age 90
Daily Herald / Posted 7 hours ago
BEDFORD, N.Y. -- A builder whose company worked on the World Trade Center in New York City, the Century City complex in Los Angeles and Walt Disney's EPCOT center in Florida among other high-profile developments has died. John Tishman was... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
New York real estate developer John Tishman dies at 90BEDFORD, N.Y. (AP) - A builder whose company has worked on some of the most hig
New York real estate developer John Tishman dies at 90
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 7 hours ago
BEDFORD, N.Y. (AP) - A builder whose company has worked on some of the most high-profile developments in the country, including the World Trade Center in New York, Century City complex in Los Angeles and Walt Disney's EPCOT Center in Florida, has... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PBA: Cone taps Jeffers to add versatility to GinebraOthyus Jeffers during his lone game for TNT. Tim Cone admits Ginebra is still
PBA: Cone taps Jeffers to add versatility to Ginebra
Inquirier.net / Posted 17 hours ago
Othyus Jeffers during his lone game for TNT. Tim Cone admits Ginebra is still in the middle of the process. But with the first conference of the 2016 PBA season out of the way, the two-time Grand Slam-winning coach can say that the Gins Kings have... Read more
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Evening Standard
This week in London: Wembley Stadium’s twin towers were demolishedIt was the week that saw the demolition of Wembley Stadium’s twin towers, and t
This week in London: Wembley Stadium’s twin towers were demolished
Evening Standard / Posted 21 hours ago
It was the week that saw the demolition of Wembley Stadium’s twin towers, and the opening of the London Eye. The much-anticipated Millennium Wheel was finally opened in February 2000, after having missed the turn of the century. Three years later,... Read more
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NJ Biz
Big or small, Trans American is in it for the long haul: South Plainfield trucking company can handle all size loads Hours after the Twin Towers fell on 9/11, Trans American got a call relayed f
Big or small, Trans American is in it for the long haul: South Plainfield trucking company can handle all size loads
NJ Biz / Posted 23 hours ago
Hours after the Twin Towers fell on 9/11, Trans American got a call relayed from officials at ground zero.... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Chico artist paints dalmatian that inspired NY firehouse after 9/11Glen Hettrick, a Chico artist who specializes in portraits of pets, completed w
Chico artist paints dalmatian that inspired NY firehouse after 9/11
KRCR TV Redding / Posted yesterday
Glen Hettrick, a Chico artist who specializes in portraits of pets, completed what he considers his most significant work. Hettrick painted Twenty, a dalmatian that served as the inspirational mascot of Fire Ladder 20 in New York City after it lost... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
David Robinson lands in top 20 of ESPN's #NBARank of best players in league historyNo. 1, including George Gervin at No. 47, Tony Parker at No. 58 and Manu Ginobi
David Robinson lands in top 20 of ESPN's #NBARank of best players in league history
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
No. 1, including George Gervin at No. 47, Tony Parker at No. 58 and Manu Ginobili at No. 61. As expected, the Spurs' "Twin Towers" had to wait a bit longer for their placement. Robinson amassed an embarrassment of accolades during his... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Girls regionals at a glance:Team to beat: Hall (19-5). Watch out for: St Bede (18-12), Princeton (11-14).
Girls regionals at a glance:
Bureau County Republican / Posted yesterday
Team to beat: Hall (19-5). Watch out for: St Bede (18-12), Princeton (11-14). Monday, Feb. 8: Game 1 - #7 Seneca (12-16) vs. #8 Princeton, 6 p.m. Game 2 - #5 Aurora Christian (13-12) vs. #10 Putnam County (7-15), 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 9: Game 3... Read more
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iol.co.za
Best of both worlds in MalaysiaKuala Lumpur - It was upon walking into a bookshop in the refreshingly air- con
Best of both worlds in Malaysia
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
Kuala Lumpur - It was upon walking into a bookshop in the refreshingly air- conditioned iOi City Mall in Putrajaya that I first realised just how diverse and vibrant Malaysian culture is. Having only just arrived that morning, I was struck by the... Read more
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Khaleej Times
Your film fixMe and Earl and the Dying Girl (2015) (PG-13) Based on the debut novel by Jess
Your film fix
Khaleej Times / Posted 2 days ago
Me and Earl and the Dying Girl (2015) (PG-13) Based on the debut novel by Jesse Andrews of the same name, comes a Fault In Our Stars-esque flick that deals with mortality in a humble, touching way. Greg (Mann) is a high-schooler who is in plenty of... Read more
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chroniclelive
Super Bowl Sunday 2016: 10 of the best and most memorable halftime music showsIt's Super Bowl Sunday on February 7, the biggest day in American football. The
Super Bowl Sunday 2016: 10 of the best and most memorable halftime music shows
chroniclelive / Posted 2 days ago
It's Super Bowl Sunday on February 7, the biggest day in American football. The show will kick off at 11.30pm in the UK and be broadcast on BBC Two for the first time since 2008, with build-up coverage beginning at 10.50pm. More than 115million... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Super Bowl Sunday 2016: 10 of the best and most memorable halftime music showsIt's Super Bowl Sunday on February 7, the biggest day in American football. The
Super Bowl Sunday 2016: 10 of the best and most memorable halftime music shows
Manchester Evening News / Posted 2 days ago
It's Super Bowl Sunday on February 7, the biggest day in American football. The show will kick off at 11.30pm in the UK and be broadcast on BBC Two for the first time since 2008, with build-up coverage beginning at 10.50pm. More than 115million... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Super Bowl Sunday 2016: 10 of the best and most memorable halftime music showsIt's Super Bowl Sunday on February 7, the biggest day in American football. The
Super Bowl Sunday 2016: 10 of the best and most memorable halftime music shows
Liverpool Echo / Posted 2 days ago
It's Super Bowl Sunday on February 7, the biggest day in American football. The show will kick off at 11.30pm in the UK and be broadcast on BBC Two for the first time since 2008, with build-up coverage beginning at 10.50pm. More than 115million... Read more
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Wired News
The Unreal, Eerie Emptiness of China’s ‘Ghost Cities’The Kangbashi district of Ordos, China is a marvel of urban planning, 137-squar
The Unreal, Eerie Emptiness of China’s ‘Ghost Cities’
Wired News / Posted 2 days ago
The Kangbashi district of Ordos, China is a marvel of urban planning, 137-square miles of shining towers, futuristic architecture and pristine parks carved out of the grassland of Inner Mongolia. It is a thoroughly modern city, but for one thing: No... Read more
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MacDailyNews
Apple and the curse of the ‘edifice complex’ – MacDailyNews“It’s called the edifice complex, and it carries a curse: A high-flying company
Apple and the curse of the ‘edifice complex’ – MacDailyNews
MacDailyNews / Posted 2 days ago
“It’s called the edifice complex, and it carries a curse: A high-flying company builds a beautiful new headquarters, then heartbreakingly loses altitude,” Larry Light writes for CBS. “Some wonder if Apple, which is constructing a massive new palace... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Murray, Tigresses top FultonAnna Murray and the Princeton Tigresses had other ideas. Murray led a late thi
Murray, Tigresses top Fulton
Bureau County Republican / Posted 2 days ago
Anna Murray and the Princeton Tigresses had other ideas. Murray led a late third-quarter charge to see the Tigresses cut its deficit to one point by quarter’s end and a fourth-quarter 24-9 fury to run away to a 60-46 victory. Murray finished with a... Read more
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The Signal
Valencia man awaiting court appearance in domestic violence caseA Valencia man arrested on suspicion he recently tried to stab his wife to deat
Valencia man awaiting court appearance in domestic violence case
The Signal / Posted 3 days ago
A Valencia man arrested on suspicion he recently tried to stab his wife to death remained behind bars Wednesday, scheduled to appear in court early next week, according to arrest papers and officials with the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Muslim Americans involved in terrorism 'rose dramatically' in 2015The number of Muslim Americans involved in terrorism cases “rose dramatically”
Muslim Americans involved in terrorism 'rose dramatically' in 2015
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 3 days ago
The number of Muslim Americans involved in terrorism cases “rose dramatically” in 2015, although the overall threat they posed to public safety has been exaggerated, says the author of a new terrorism study. “The demonization of Muslim Americans in... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Present-day Tranmere could do with some SteelThe irony is not lost on coach Shaun Garnett that Tranmere will this month be h
Present-day Tranmere could do with some Steel
Liverpool Echo / Posted 3 days ago
The irony is not lost on coach Shaun Garnett that Tranmere will this month be honouring a hero from the past in Jim Steel who perfectly fits the profile of the kind of player they are seeking to strengthen the promotion challenge of the present. “We... Read more
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Deseret News
Muslim Americans involved in terrorism 'rose dramatically' in 2015The number of Muslim Americans involved in terrorism cases “rose dramatically”
Muslim Americans involved in terrorism 'rose dramatically' in 2015
Deseret News / Posted 4 days ago
The number of Muslim Americans involved in terrorism cases “rose dramatically” in 2015, although the overall threat they posed to public safety has been exaggerated, says the author of a new terrorism study. “The demonization of Muslim Americans in... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Why 'London Has Fallen' timing is recklessThe new film "London Has Fallen" is obviously meant to be an action-filled popc
Why 'London Has Fallen' timing is reckless
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 4 days ago
The new film "London Has Fallen" is obviously meant to be an action-filled popcorn flick, but there's something about its upcoming March release that strikes me as profoundly irresponsible. After recent terrorist attacks in San Bernardino, Paris,... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Bin Laden's inspiration for 9/11 attacks is revealedIn the article titled 'September 11 attacks - the story untold', the terror gro
Bin Laden's inspiration for 9/11 attacks is revealed
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
In the article titled 'September 11 attacks - the story untold', the terror group claim that bin Laden was inspired by the story of Egytpian co-pilot Gamil al-Batouti, who killed 217 people on board as revenge. Most of the passengers on board were... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
11 hidden attractions in New York City that even locals might not know existNew York City is packed with sites for tourists and locals to enjoy. Most — lik
11 hidden attractions in New York City that even locals might not know exist
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
New York City is packed with sites for tourists and locals to enjoy. Most — like the Empire State Building, Times Square, and the Statue of Liberty — are widely known. But throughout the massive city, there are plenty of hidden attractions and... Read more
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Connecticut Post
11 hidden attractions in New York City that even locals might not know existNew York City is packed with sites for tourists and locals to enjoy. Most — lik
11 hidden attractions in New York City that even locals might not know exist
Connecticut Post / Posted 4 days ago
New York City is packed with sites for tourists and locals to enjoy. Most — like the Empire State Building, Times Square, and the Statue of Liberty — are widely known. But throughout the massive city, there are plenty of hidden attractions and... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Former NYPD officer forced to wait outside St. Cloud hospital for treatmentA former New York Police Department sergeant, who thought he might have tubercu
Former NYPD officer forced to wait outside St. Cloud hospital for treatment
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 4 days ago
A former New York Police Department sergeant, who thought he might have tuberculosis, was forced to stay outside while receiving treatment at the hospital. Patrick Smith said he started having trouble with his lungs six months after the 9/11... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Marietta runs out of gas vs. QuakersPlaying their third game in four nights and their fourth in the last six, the u
Marietta runs out of gas vs. Quakers
The Marietta Times / Posted 4 days ago
Playing their third game in four nights and their fourth in the last six, the undersized Tigers proved to be no match at all for a physical New Philadelphia team as the Quakers avenged an earlier season loss to MHS with a 61-38 win. Trailing by just... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
New Philly cuts down tired Marietta teamPlaying their third game in four nights and their fourth in the last six, the u
New Philly cuts down tired Marietta team
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
Playing their third game in four nights and their fourth in the last six, the undersized Tigers proved to be no match at all for a physical New Philadelphia team as the Quakers avenged an earlier season loss to MHS with a 61-38 win. Trailing by just... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Move over, B.o.B.: 11 famous people who believe crazy thingsMark Ruffalo Ruffalo, who has an Oscar nomination for his role in the movie "Sp
Move over, B.o.B.: 11 famous people who believe crazy things
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 days ago
Mark Ruffalo Ruffalo, who has an Oscar nomination for his role in the movie "Spotlight," has said he is a 9/11 "truther," meaning that he doesn't believe the airplanes hitting the Twin Towers brought them down. You may now feel free to revise your... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Former NYPD officer forced to wait outside St. Cloud hospital...A former New York Police Department sergeant, who thought he might have tubercu
Former NYPD officer forced to wait outside St. Cloud hospital...
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 5 days ago
A former New York Police Department sergeant, who thought he might have tuberculosis, was forced to stay outside while receiving treatment at the hospital. Patrick Smith said he started having trouble with his lungs six months after the 9/11... Read more
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NJ Biz
Big or small, Trans American is in it for the long haul South Plainfield trucking company can handle all size loads Hours after the T
Big or small, Trans American is in it for the long haul
NJ Biz / Posted 6 days ago
South Plainfield trucking company can handle all size loads Hours after the Twin Towers fell on 9/11, Trans American got a call relayed from officials at ground zero.... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
How simple children’s drawings can help us better understand the worldThe key to understanding some of history’s most complex issues may lie in the m
How simple children’s drawings can help us better understand the world
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
The key to understanding some of history’s most complex issues may lie in the mind of a child. It could even be found in children's drawings. Researcher Karen Sanchez-Eppler, a professor of American Studies and English at Amherst College, explained... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
View from the bridgeNEW YORK -- There's a sublime moment that occurs when I reach the top of the Br
View from the bridge
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
NEW YORK -- There's a sublime moment that occurs when I reach the top of the Brooklyn Bridge -- a marine breeze whiffing up from the East River, traffic rattling along on the roadway below, hundreds of people shuffling, loping, toddling, jogging,... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Wounded vets meet Joe Maddon at Kelley home on parade routeSitting in his wheelchair on the front lawn of the Bayshore Boulevard home owne
Wounded vets meet Joe Maddon at Kelley home on parade route
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
Sitting in his wheelchair on the front lawn of the Bayshore Boulevard home owned by Jill and Scott Kelley, Charlie Lemon talks about an item on his bucket list. “I really want to meet Joe Maddon,” says Lemon, 32, who lost both legs in Iraq in 2011... Read more
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Rappler
What we know about UST head coach Bong Dela CruzUNDER PROBE. Bong Dela Cruz, UST's head coach, is being investigated for unspec
What we know about UST head coach Bong Dela Cruz
Rappler / Posted 7 days ago
UNDER PROBE. Bong Dela Cruz, UST's head coach, is being investigated for unspecified reasons. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler MANILA, Philippines – Little was known of Bong Dela Cruz when he succeeded Pido Jarencio as head coach of the UST... Read more
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Daily Mail
How would YOU cope being trapped in a mine for over 2 months?How would YOU cope being trapped underground for over 2 MONTHS? As new film abo
How would YOU cope being trapped in a mine for over 2 months?
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
How would YOU cope being trapped underground for over 2 MONTHS? As new film about the Chilean mining disaster is released, survival expert reveals what such an ordeal does to the mind... 33 men had been trapped nearly 500m underground in the deep... Read more
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walesonline
9 romantic Welsh castles where you can spend the nightIf you're looking to treat your Valentine (and yourself) then a stay in one of
9 romantic Welsh castles where you can spend the night
walesonline / Posted 8 days ago
If you're looking to treat your Valentine (and yourself) then a stay in one of these romantic castles in Wales could be the answer, it's just choosing which one that will be the hardest part. 1. Hen Wrych Hall Tower near Abergele Start growing your... Read more
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walesonline
9 perfect castles to book for Valentine’s Day in WalesIf you're looking to treat your Valentine (and yourself) then a stay in one of
9 perfect castles to book for Valentine’s Day in Wales
walesonline / Posted 8 days ago
If you're looking to treat your Valentine (and yourself) then a stay in one of these romantic castles in Wales could be the answer, it's just choosing which one that will be the hardest part. 1. Hen Wrych Hall Tower near Abergele Start growing your... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
San Antonio Spurs, current and former, fill ESPN's #NBARank of the best players in league historyESPN’s panel of experts analyzed a ballot with 150 of the league’s best, then v
San Antonio Spurs, current and former, fill ESPN's #NBARank of the best players in league history
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
ESPN’s panel of experts analyzed a ballot with 150 of the league’s best, then voted on the basis of “peak performance” and “career value” for each. The end result is a ranking of the Top 100 players as well as divisional nods for positional for the... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Red Ponzi TickingSubmitted by David Stockman via Contra Corner blog, There is something rotten
Red Ponzi Ticking
Zero Hedge / Posted 9 days ago
Submitted by David Stockman via Contra Corner blog, There is something rotten in the state of Denmark. And we are not talking just about the hapless socialist utopia on the Jutland Peninsula——even if it does strip assets from homeless refugees,... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Where were you: 30 years after the Challenger disaster, we rememberToday is the 30th anniversary of the space shuttle Challenger disaster. The acc
Where were you: 30 years after the Challenger disaster, we remember
Ventura County Star / Posted 9 days ago
Today is the 30th anniversary of the space shuttle Challenger disaster. The accident on Jan. 28, 1986 — just 73 seconds into the flight — killed all seven on board, including schoolteacher Christa McAuliffe. We asked readers where they were, what... Read more
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