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The Champaign News-Gazette
Tom's #Mailbag, Feb. 5, 2016Another week of intriguing questions: the really old tree in Trevett-Finch Park
Tom's #Mailbag, Feb. 5, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted an hour ago
Another week of intriguing questions: the really old tree in Trevett-Finch Park, llamas in Illinois, safely crossing University Avenue, the future of the pomology research area, Olympian Drive, Holly the butterfly, the price of military service,... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Tom's #Mailbag, Feb. 5, 2015Another week of intriguing questions: the really old tree in Trevett-Finch Park
Tom's #Mailbag, Feb. 5, 2015
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 2 hours ago
Another week of intriguing questions: the really old tree in Trevett-Finch Park, llamas in Illinois, safely crossing University Avenue, the future of the pomology research area, Olympian Drive, Holly the butterfly, the price of military service,... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
MTD board votes, with dissent, on lease for driver training areaCHAMPAIGN — Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit District board members voted Thursday
MTD board votes, with dissent, on lease for driver training area
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 18 hours ago
CHAMPAIGN — Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit District board members voted Thursday to approve a lease agreement for a 3-acre property near the district's bus garage in Urbana that will be used for driver training. But the vote was a rare instance of... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Three Arrested, Charged for Shots Fired Incident in WaukeeWAUKEE, Iowa -- Three people, including a juvenile, have been arrested and char
Three Arrested, Charged for Shots Fired Incident in Waukee
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted yesterday
WAUKEE, Iowa -- Three people, including a juvenile, have been arrested and charged for a shots-fired incident in Waukee. Authorities received a call just before 8 a.m. Wednesday that there was a shooting at Autumn Ridge Apartments at 1165 Southeast... 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 yesterday
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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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
THE WEEKEND TEN1 MARDI It's a tasty, lively party time on Little Rock's South Main Street as
THE WEEKEND TEN
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
1 MARDI It's a tasty, lively party time on Little Rock's South Main Street as the neighborhood hosts a Mardi Gras celebration Saturday. Stores and restaurants start opening in the morning with special sales and activities but the parade itself... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. private sector growth solid in JanuaryA worker climbs a fixture at a construction site along University Ave in East P
U.S. private sector growth solid in January
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
A worker climbs a fixture at a construction site along University Ave in East Palo Alto, California December 16, 2015. U.S. private employers added 205,000 jobs in January, above economists' expectations, a report by a payrolls processor showed on... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
McCarter has to make $52,000 in campaign donation refundsCongressional fundraising in a nutshell: veteran U.S. Rep. John Shimkus of Coll
McCarter has to make $52,000 in campaign donation refunds
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
Congressional fundraising in a nutshell: veteran U.S. Rep. John Shimkus of Collinsville has a lot of it and his Republican challenger, Kyle McCarter, needs to refund more than half of his because of sloppy bookkeeping. Fourth quarter fundraising... Read more
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The Marshall News Messenger
Police Reports: Firefighters, EMS respond to high number of incidentsMarshall firefighters and EMS had their hands full on Monday, responding to 16
Police Reports: Firefighters, EMS respond to high number of incidents
The Marshall News Messenger / Posted 2 days ago
Marshall firefighters and EMS had their hands full on Monday, responding to 16 medical incidents. Arrests by Marshall Police Department Darron Keith Johnson, 931 Jackson Rd, Harleton, criminal trespass, Monday. Incidents Reported to Marshall... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Iconic Hillcrest building being revampedPlans are finally underway to give an iconic Hillcrest building a facelift. Si
Iconic Hillcrest building being revamped
KGTV San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
Plans are finally underway to give an iconic Hillcrest building a facelift. Since Harvey Milk's American Diner suddenly closed in 2014, the building at Sixth Ave. and University Ave. has been vacant. The closure left the journey into Hillcrest off... Read more
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Ball State Daily News
Six unique boutiques in MuncieWe’ve all been there: our closet just needs some new, unique pieces, but we don
Six unique boutiques in Muncie
Ball State Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
We’ve all been there: our closet just needs some new, unique pieces, but we don’t exactly have the money to cover a high-end shopping spree. Luckily, Muncie is full of unique shops to fit that need. Here are six boutiques in Muncie with hand-picked... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
It's Your Business: Artisan has concrete plans for new locationAn artisan who has been producing products out of concrete for more than a deca
It's Your Business: Artisan has concrete plans for new location
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
An artisan who has been producing products out of concrete for more than a decade in his garage has opened a business in a former grocery store in downtown Tolono. Douglas Kistler, 56, of Urbana said he officially launched Uptown Concrete Design at... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
IN THE GARDENQ I moved from Illinois and have been here eight years. I miss the dirt up Nort
IN THE GARDEN
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
Q I moved from Illinois and have been here eight years. I miss the dirt up North. My yard here is rock-filled, and it's difficult to dig holes. Every year, I buy perennials and annuals and put them in my front yard with southern exposure, and they... 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 8 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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Ball State Daily News
Six unique boutiques in MuncieWe’ve all been there: our closet just needs some new unique pieces, but we don’
Six unique boutiques in Muncie
Ball State Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
We’ve all been there: our closet just needs some new unique pieces, but we don’t exactly have the money to cover a high-end shopping spree. Luckily, the list below can help! Here are five locally owned (and one national, but equally cool) boutiques... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
LRPD Releases Photos of Suspect from Game Store RobberyLITTLE ROCK, Ark. - Police released photos on Wednesday of a suspect they say r
LRPD Releases Photos of Suspect from Game Store Robbery
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 9 days ago
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - Police released photos on Wednesday of a suspect they say robbed a game store in Little Rock. The robbery took place on January 15 at the GameXChange at 3412 S. University Ave., and more than $300 worth of merchandise was stolen,... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
As Central talks begin anew, Unit 4 board president shares his viewsCHAMPAIGN — A day after the Unit 4 school board he presides over signed off on
As Central talks begin anew, Unit 4 board president shares his views
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
CHAMPAIGN — A day after the Unit 4 school board he presides over signed off on real-estate options with eight properties near Central High, President Chris Kloeppel sat down with The News-Gazette to delve into issues sure to be discussed and debated... Read more
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Ball State Daily News
Six eclectic boutiques in MuncieWe’ve all been there: our closet just needs some new unique pieces, but we don’
Six eclectic boutiques in Muncie
Ball State Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
We’ve all been there: our closet just needs some new unique pieces, but we don’t exactly have the money to cover a high-end shopping spree. Luckily, Muncie has a host of unique stores to fill that void. Here are six boutiques in Muncie with... Read more
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Cabot Star-Herald
Gwendolyn SmithGwendolyn Merkel Smith, 95, of Austin, formerly of Napton, Mo., passed away Jan
Gwendolyn Smith
Cabot Star-Herald / Posted 9 days ago
Gwendolyn Merkel Smith, 95, of Austin, formerly of Napton, Mo., passed away Jan. 23, 2016. She was a member of the Memorial Presbyterian Church in Napton and was the postmaster of the Napton post office for 29 years. She was preceded in death by her... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Cedar Falls Police use sting operations to solve bike theftsThe Cedar Falls Police Department arrest two people in a sting operation set up
Cedar Falls Police use sting operations to solve bike thefts
KWWL Iowa / Posted 10 days ago
The Cedar Falls Police Department arrest two people in a sting operation set up to help nab a bike thief. Police say they used covert cameras and a bicycle embedded with a GPS receiver to catch the thieves. The biked, valued at $200, was left on a... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
City to consider new option for film stageCity to consider locating film stage near convention center LAS CRUCES - The L
City to consider new option for film stage
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 10 days ago
City to consider locating film stage near convention center LAS CRUCES - The Las Cruces Convention Center site may be getting a film sound stage. Las Cruces city councilors on Monday discussed the possibility as a way to reduce financial risk for... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
It's Your Business: Construction firm opening office in ChampaignA Morton-based reconstruction, restoration and renovation company will be openi
It's Your Business: Construction firm opening office in Champaign
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
A Morton-based reconstruction, restoration and renovation company will be opening an office in Champaign. Steve Driscoll, vice president of Menold Construction, said his firm has leased an office at 807 Pioneer St. (just east of North Prospect... Read more
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The Advocate
Baton Rouge book events for Jan. 24, 2016Book events BOOK SIGNING: 2 p.m., Barnes & Noble, 2590 Citiplace Court. Author
Baton Rouge book events for Jan. 24, 2016
The Advocate / Posted 12 days ago
Book events BOOK SIGNING: 2 p.m., Barnes & Noble, 2590 Citiplace Court. Author John Batty will be signing copies of his book, “Voices of Angels: Disaster Lessons from Katrina’s Nurses.”Tuesday BOOK CLUB: 7 p.m., EBR Main Library, Conference Room A,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
IN THE GARDENQ I enjoy reading your Q&A column in the paper. In a recent response to a perso
IN THE GARDEN
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
Q I enjoy reading your Q&A column in the paper. In a recent response to a person with a dying Bradford pear tree, you suggested the reader not plant a flowering pear next time; but I see it as an opportunity to educate further and more strongly state... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Lotto Winner Dies After Becoming MillionaireA retired truck driver from east San Diego who became a millionaire after winni
Lotto Winner Dies After Becoming Millionaire
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 13 days ago
A retired truck driver from east San Diego who became a millionaire after winning the California Lucky Life Scratchers lottery game never got the chance to spend his winnings, as he died just months after striking it rich, his family tells NBC 7. In... Read more
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NBC New York
Lotto Winner Dies After Becoming MillionaireA retired truck driver from east San Diego who became a millionaire after winni
Lotto Winner Dies After Becoming Millionaire
NBC New York / Posted 13 days ago
A retired truck driver from east San Diego who became a millionaire after winning the California Lucky Life Scratchers lottery game never got the chance to spend his winnings, as he died just months after striking it rich, his family tells NBC 7. In... Read more
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The Post-Standard
Syracuse fire officials: Use flashlights, not candles, when the power is outSYRACUSE, N.Y. – The fire this week that killed a 13-year-old Syracuse girl has
Syracuse fire officials: Use flashlights, not candles, when the power is out
The Post-Standard / Posted 14 days ago
SYRACUSE, N.Y. – The fire this week that killed a 13-year-old Syracuse girl has been a devastating reminder of the hazards posed by household candles, particularly when they are used for light while the power is off, fire officials said... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
At NY museums: Monet, murals, microscopes & moreWide array of exhibits this winter are within driving distance After much dela
At NY museums: Monet, murals, microscopes & more
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
Wide array of exhibits this winter are within driving distance After much delay, it looks like winter is finally here for the foreseeable future. Don’t despair, though — it’s the perfect time to visit some of the museums around upstate New... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Lotto Winner Dies After Becoming MillionaireA retired truck driver from east San Diego who became a millionaire after winni
Lotto Winner Dies After Becoming Millionaire
NBC Connecticut / Posted 14 days ago
A retired truck driver from east San Diego who became a millionaire after winning the California Lucky Life Scratchers lottery game never got the chance to spend his winnings, as he died just months after striking it rich, his family tells NBC 7. In... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Lotto Winner Dies After Becoming MillionaireA retired truck driver from east San Diego who became a millionaire after winni
Lotto Winner Dies After Becoming Millionaire
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 14 days ago
A retired truck driver from east San Diego who became a millionaire after winning the California Lucky Life Scratchers lottery game never got the chance to spend his winnings, as he died just months after striking it rich, his family tells NBC 7. In... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Lotto Winner Dies After Becoming MillionaireA retired truck driver from east San Diego who became a millionaire after winni
Lotto Winner Dies After Becoming Millionaire
NBC Chicago / Posted 14 days ago
A retired truck driver from east San Diego who became a millionaire after winning the California Lucky Life Scratchers lottery game never got the chance to spend his winnings, as he died just months after striking it rich, his family tells NBC 7. In... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
2nd man detained in shooting in Little RockLittle Rock police made a second arrest Thursday in a shooting that injured one
2nd man detained in shooting in Little Rock
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
Little Rock police made a second arrest Thursday in a shooting that injured one person in November. Antwon Rashard Williams, 33, was charged with criminal attempted capital murder and first-degree battery in the shooting of Saed Boykin. A police... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Police beat2nd man detained in shooting in LR Little Rock police made a second arrest Thu
Police beat
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
2nd man detained in shooting in LR Little Rock police made a second arrest Thursday in a shooting that injured one person in November. Antwon Rashard Williams, 33, was charged with criminal attempted capital murder and first-degree battery in the... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Lotto Winner Dies After Becoming MillionaireA retired truck driver from east San Diego who became a millionaire after winni
Lotto Winner Dies After Becoming Millionaire
NBC Bay Area / Posted 14 days ago
A retired truck driver from east San Diego who became a millionaire after winning the California Lucky Life Scratchers lottery game never got the chance to spend his winnings, as he died just months after striking it rich, his family tells NBC 7. In... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Lotto Winner Dies After Becoming MillionaireA retired truck driver from east San Diego who became a millionaire after winni
Lotto Winner Dies After Becoming Millionaire
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 14 days ago
A retired truck driver from east San Diego who became a millionaire after winning the California Lucky Life Scratchers lottery game never got the chance to spend his winnings, as he died just months after striking it rich, his family tells NBC 7. In... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Lotto Winner Dies After Becoming MillionaireA retired truck driver from east San Diego who became a millionaire after winni
Lotto Winner Dies After Becoming Millionaire
NBC San Diego / Posted 14 days ago
A retired truck driver from east San Diego who became a millionaire after winning the California Lucky Life Scratchers lottery game won’t have the chance to spend his winnings, as he has died, his family tells NBC 7. In spring 2014, La Mesa resident... Read more
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Deseret News
Learn about events associated with Provo Tabernacle on Jan. 27PROVO — A. LeGrand Richards, a member of the Historical Committee for the Provo
Learn about events associated with Provo Tabernacle on Jan. 27
Deseret News / Posted 14 days ago
PROVO — A. LeGrand Richards, a member of the Historical Committee for the Provo City Center Temple, will tell about some of the community events that took place in the tabernacle before it was destroyed by fire on Dec. 17, 2010. Following the fire,... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Carle to consolidate at Curtis Road interchangeCHAMPAIGN — The Carle health system says it will consolidate employees from 10
Carle to consolidate at Curtis Road interchange
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
CHAMPAIGN — The Carle health system says it will consolidate employees from 10 locations, including Health Alliance Medical Plans, at a new development to be built at the northwest corner of Interstate 57 and Curtis Road in Champaign to be called... Read more
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Rocklin & Roseville Today
Warrior Golf Classic at Catta Verdera set for April 15thThe Jessup Athletic Association will host the 18th annual Warrior Golf Classic
Warrior Golf Classic at Catta Verdera set for April 15th
Rocklin & Roseville Today / Posted 15 days ago
The Jessup Athletic Association will host the 18th annual Warrior Golf Classic on Friday, April 15 at Catta Verdera Country Club in Lincoln. The Warrior Golf Classic is open to the public for both sponsorship and participation. All proceeds raised... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
23 things to do in Boulder County today, Jan. 21, 2016The magical public art created in and around proactive, beautiful Boulder is gi
23 things to do in Boulder County today, Jan. 21, 2016
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 15 days ago
The magical public art created in and around proactive, beautiful Boulder is given permanence in "Artscape Boulder, CO" by Gayl Gray, an appreciative photographer. Whether humorous, bright or sophisticated these works reflect remarkable talent. Find... 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 15 days ago
Events are free unless otherwise noted. Art & Exhibits Central Arkansas ARKANSAS ARTS CENTER MacArthur Park, East Ninth and Commerce streets.Lecture and book signing: Nathalia Edenmont, 6 p.m. today. Art Together for dementia patients and care... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
IN THE GARDENQ I'm hoping you can and will answer my question about a "Winter King" hawthorn
IN THE GARDEN
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
Q I'm hoping you can and will answer my question about a "Winter King" hawthorn tree. I read about this tree in an issue of Southern Living. It was used in a garden in Birmingham, Ala., and the description really appealed to me and to the garden... Read more
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Mountain View Voice
Season of phoThere's not yet a study to back it up, but I'm convinced there's a strong corre
Season of pho
Mountain View Voice / Posted 20 days ago
There's not yet a study to back it up, but I'm convinced there's a strong correlation between cold, rainy weather and cravings for phở. There's just something about the traditional Vietnamese soup on cold days, much like those we're experiencing now... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Suspect Arrested for Texas Tech MurderThe following is a press release from the Lubbock Police Department: (LUBBOCK,
Suspect Arrested for Texas Tech Murder
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 21 days ago
The following is a press release from the Lubbock Police Department: (LUBBOCK, TX) - This morning, Thursday, January 14, 2016 at 1:38 a.m. patrol officers responded to a report of a stabbing victim at University Medical Center Emergency Room. The... Read more
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The Christian Post
Newsweek: Nice Cover But Misleading Story on AbortionCover of Newsweek, December, 2015. Late last month Newsweek ran a cover story
Newsweek: Nice Cover But Misleading Story on Abortion
The Christian Post / Posted 21 days ago
Cover of Newsweek, December, 2015. Late last month Newsweek ran a cover story on "America's Abortion Wars." Newsweek deserves some credit for highlighting the issue and for their great choice of a cover photo. Indeed, the graphic color photo of an... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
North Park residents: Closed Haggen store turning into a mayor eyesoreSAN DIEGO - As Del Mar welcomes a Gelson's Market -- the first of dozens of shu
North Park residents: Closed Haggen store turning into a mayor eyesore
KGTV San Diego / Posted 21 days ago
SAN DIEGO - As Del Mar welcomes a Gelson's Market -- the first of dozens of shuttered Haggen stores to reopen -- other communities wait in frustration. "I just feel like I live in a bad neighborhood when I see this, and I don't want to feel like... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Season of phoThere's not yet a study to back it up, but I'm convinced there's a strong corre
Season of pho
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 21 days ago
There's not yet a study to back it up, but I'm convinced there's a strong correlation between cold, rainy weather and cravings for phở. There's just something about the traditional Vietnamese soup on cold days, much like those we're experiencing now... Read more
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My EastText
Man arrested, charged with murder in Texas Tech student's deathThe Lubbock Police Department announced the arrest of man accused of killing a
Man arrested, charged with murder in Texas Tech student's death
My EastText / Posted 22 days ago
The Lubbock Police Department announced the arrest of man accused of killing a Texas Tech student. On Thursday at 1:38 a.m., officers responded to a report of a stabbing victim at University Medical Center Emergency Room. The victim, 20-year-old... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Texas Tech student killed in overnight stabbingLUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - Lubbock police are investigating the death of a Texas Tech
Texas Tech student killed in overnight stabbing
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 22 days ago
LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - Lubbock police are investigating the death of a Texas Tech student overnight. In the early morning hours Thursday, officers responded to a report of a stabbing victim at University Medical Center Emergency Room. The victim, 20... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Texas Tech student murdered in overnight stabbingLUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - Lubbock police are investigating the murder of a Texas Tec
Texas Tech student murdered in overnight stabbing
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 22 days ago
LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - Lubbock police are investigating the murder of a Texas Tech student overnight. In the early morning hours Thursday, officers responded to a report of a stabbing victim at University Medical Center Emergency Room. The victim, 20... Read more
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