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Salon.com
“My mother and aunt were killed. Everyone but me was killed”This article originally appeared on ISTANBUL, Turkey — Al Gharra is a mud-bric
“My mother and aunt were killed. Everyone but me was killed”
Salon.com / Posted 9 hours ago
This article originally appeared on ISTANBUL, Turkey — Al Gharra is a mud-brick village built on hard, flat Syrian desert and populated by the descendants of Bedouin. It is a desolate place. Everything is dun colored: the bare, single-story houses... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Epcot: Darlene Love, Georgia Satellites set for Flower & Garden festWalt Disney World has announced its lineup for Garden Rocks, the concert series
Epcot: Darlene Love, Georgia Satellites set for Flower & Garden fest
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Walt Disney World has announced its lineup for Garden Rocks, the concert series tied to the upcoming Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival. There are familiar and fresh faces to be seen for the 2016 event. Set to perform, but subject to... Read more
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Maple Ridge News
New gallery in Pitt’s Osprey Village— image credit: Contributed A new art gallery has opened in the heart of Ospre
New gallery in Pitt’s Osprey Village
Maple Ridge News / Posted 4 days ago
— image credit: Contributed A new art gallery has opened in the heart of Osprey Village. The Blue Heron Gallery opened at the start of this month and is a co-operative venture of 16 artists, mostly from Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows. It features... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
The US is killing more civilians in Iraq and Syria than it acknowledgesA pair of US Air Force F-15E Strike Eagles fly over northern Iraq in the mornin
The US is killing more civilians in Iraq and Syria than it acknowledges
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
A pair of US Air Force F-15E Strike Eagles fly over northern Iraq in the morning of Sept 23, 2014 after conducting airstrikes in Syria. Reuters ISTANBUL, Turkey — Al Gharra is a mud-brick village built on hard, flat Syrian desert and populated by... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
AIESEC Empowers New BusinessesGaborone — Newly formed businesses will now have the opportunity to be imparted
AIESEC Empowers New Businesses
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Gaborone — Newly formed businesses will now have the opportunity to be imparted with business skills from around the world, thanks to AIESEC Botswana. AIESEC Botswana has come up with a programme dubbed the Global Entrepreneurship Programme which... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Drought-stricken African communities fear death before rain arrivesDesperate for rain Somalia and Ethiopia are in the grip of a drought not seen
Drought-stricken African communities fear death before rain arrives
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 7 days ago
Desperate for rain Somalia and Ethiopia are in the grip of a drought not seen since the famine of "biblical proportions" in the mid-1980s. Pastoralists in the Horn of Africa are being forced to change their lives because they cannot stay on the... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
PLAYING HARDBALLOn Jan. 14, the National Park Service announced that Yosemite’s iconic Ahwahnee
PLAYING HARDBALL
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 9 days ago
On Jan. 14, the National Park Service announced that Yosemite’s iconic Ahwahnee Hotel will become the Majestic Yosemite Hotel on March 1. A news release explained that because of a trademark dispute with outgoing concessionaire Delaware North of... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Planning officers change mind about housing application A housing development which was given the go-ahead will no longer be built, a
Planning officers change mind about housing application
Weston Mercury / Posted 9 days ago
A housing development which was given the go-ahead will no longer be built, after councillors decided it had taken too long to reach a legal agreement. Since then, Sedgemoor District Council... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Planning officers change mind about housing application A housing development which was given the go-ahead will no longer be built, a
Planning officers change mind about housing application
Weston Mercury / Posted 9 days ago
A housing development which was given the go-ahead will no longer be built, after councillors decided it had taken too long to reach a legal agreement. $element.shareHTML.html.value... Read more
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The Age
Honkytonks, Jim's Greek Tavern, Mario's: Detroit DJ Derrick May knows MelbourneDetroit techno producer Derrick May calls Melbourne "the Detroit of Australia".
Honkytonks, Jim's Greek Tavern, Mario's: Detroit DJ Derrick May knows Melbourne
The Age / Posted 10 days ago
Detroit techno producer Derrick May calls Melbourne "the Detroit of Australia". Photo: Wayne Taylor When it comes to Melbourne, Derrick May knows what's up. The veteran producer and DJ has been visiting regularly from Detroit for 20-odd years, and... Read more
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guardian-series
'Boris Bike' hire scheme extended to Olympic ParkThe ‘Boris Bike’ hire scheme has been extended east to the Olympic Park. Eight
'Boris Bike' hire scheme extended to Olympic Park
guardian-series / Posted 11 days ago
The ‘Boris Bike’ hire scheme has been extended east to the Olympic Park. Eight new docking stations and 310 docking points have been installed at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in Stratford. They are located at the London Aquatics Centre, Lee... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
We need more polite governments, worldwideBy: Sivuyile S. Sesi, with Internative Digital @756Writing We need more polite
We need more polite governments, worldwide
News 24 South Africa / Posted 11 days ago
By: Sivuyile S. Sesi, with Internative Digital @756Writing We need more polite governments.Everywhere, globally, not the one with the Bushs and Donald Trump pursuing or easy for the happening of wars. The parents of the likes of President Barrack... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ongwen Feared Kony Would Kill Him, Says LawyerKampala — Former commander of the Lords Resistance Army (LRA) rebels has said h
Ongwen Feared Kony Would Kill Him, Says Lawyer
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Kampala — Former commander of the Lords Resistance Army (LRA) rebels has said he participated in the two-decade armed rebellion in northern Uganda because he feared to be killed by his leader Joseph Kony. Appearing before The Hague-based... Read more
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The Advocate
Kip’s costumesI’m going to miss Kip Holden when he leaves the East Baton Rouge mayor-presiden
Kip’s costumes
The Advocate / Posted 12 days ago
I’m going to miss Kip Holden when he leaves the East Baton Rouge mayor-president’s office after three terms — and it has nothing to do with politics. The Kipster is one of Baton Rouge’s sharpest dressers, but as an admirer of performance art, what I... Read more
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Herald Sun
Gnomes destroyed in Nazi vandal attackThe Gnome village at Keilor before the attack. Picture: facebook A GNOME villa
Gnomes destroyed in Nazi vandal attack
Herald Sun / Posted 13 days ago
The Gnome village at Keilor before the attack. Picture: facebook A GNOME village created by Keilor locals has been destroyed by vandals who spray-painted Nazi emblems, leaving a community shattered. The gnome family is located at the Keilor Park... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Singapore firms need to 'toughen up' amid manpower crunch: Hyflux Group founderSINGAPORE: Award-winning entrepreneur and founder and CEO of the Hyflux Group,
Singapore firms need to 'toughen up' amid manpower crunch: Hyflux Group founder
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
SINGAPORE: Award-winning entrepreneur and founder and CEO of the Hyflux Group, Olivia Lum, became familiar with the problems in water treatment and recycling when she was working as a high-flying chemist. It was a problem that needed a business... Read more
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Pitchfork
David Bowie: Lodger[Ed. Note: In light of David Bowie's passing, Pitchfork commissioned reviews of
David Bowie: Lodger
Pitchfork / Posted 16 days ago
[Ed. Note: In light of David Bowie's passing, Pitchfork commissioned reviews of several of his classic albums.] The thing to know about David Bowie's 1979 album Lodger is that there really isn't anything special to know: No creation myth, no alter... Read more
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Yahoo News
Q&A: Hawaii baby born with defect linked to Zika virus CDC Discusses Rise in Emerging Zika Virus HONOLULU (AP) — Health officials s
Q&A: Hawaii baby born with defect linked to Zika virus
Yahoo News / Posted 17 days ago
CDC Discusses Rise in Emerging Zika Virus HONOLULU (AP) — Health officials say a baby born in a Hawaii hospital is the first in the U.S. with a birth defect linked to the Zika virus, a tropical... Read more
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Boston Herald
Q&A: Hawaii baby born with defect linked to Zika virusHONOLULU — Health officials say a baby born in a Hawaii hospital is the first i
Q&A: Hawaii baby born with defect linked to Zika virus
Boston Herald / Posted 17 days ago
HONOLULU — Health officials say a baby born in a Hawaii hospital is the first in the U.S. with a birth defect linked to the Zika virus, a tropical illness currently found in Latin American and Caribbean countries. The Hawaii state Department of... Read more
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ABC News
Q&A: Hawaii Baby Born With Defect Linked to Zika VirusHealth officials say a baby born in a Hawaii hospital is the first in the U.S.
Q&A: Hawaii Baby Born With Defect Linked to Zika Virus
ABC News / Posted 17 days ago
Health officials say a baby born in a Hawaii hospital is the first in the U.S. with a birth defect linked to the Zika virus, a tropical illness currently found in Latin American and Caribbean countries. The Hawaii state Department of Health said the... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Town Crier: Klay's a king in Montclair VillageOne day soon, I'm going to plant myself on a bench in Montclair with a clear vi
Town Crier: Klay's a king in Montclair Village
Oakland Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
One day soon, I'm going to plant myself on a bench in Montclair with a clear view of the Village. My mission, should I choose to accept it (and of course I will) is to find Klay Thompson. Reconnaissance was never part of my job description, but how... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Q&A: Hawaii baby born with defect linked to Zika virusFILE - This 2006 file photo provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Pre
Q&A: Hawaii baby born with defect linked to Zika virus
Brandon Sun / Posted 18 days ago
FILE - This 2006 file photo provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows a female Aedes aegypti mosquito in the process of acquiring a blood meal from a human host. The The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Tuesday,... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Q&A: Hawaii baby born with defect linked to Zika virusHONOLULU (AP) - Health officials say a baby born in a Hawaii hospital is the fi
Q&A: Hawaii baby born with defect linked to Zika virus
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 18 days ago
HONOLULU (AP) - Health officials say a baby born in a Hawaii hospital is the first in the U.S. with a birth defect linked to the Zika virus, a tropical illness currently found in Latin American and Caribbean countries. The Hawaii state Department of... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Q&A: Hawaii baby born with defect linked to Zika virusHONOLULU (AP) - Health officials say a baby born in a Hawaii hospital is the fi
Q&A: Hawaii baby born with defect linked to Zika virus
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 18 days ago
HONOLULU (AP) - Health officials say a baby born in a Hawaii hospital is the first in the U.S. with a birth defect linked to the Zika virus, a tropical illness currently found in Latin American and Caribbean countries. The Hawaii state Department of... Read more
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Orange County Register
Q&A: Hawaii baby born with defect linked to Zika virusHONOLULU – Health officials say a baby born in a Hawaii hospital is the first i
Q&A: Hawaii baby born with defect linked to Zika virus
Orange County Register / Posted 18 days ago
HONOLULU – Health officials say a baby born in a Hawaii hospital is the first in the U.S. with a birth defect linked to the Zika virus, a tropical illness currently found in Latin American and Caribbean countries. The Hawaii state Department of... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
Q&A: Hawaii baby born with defect linked to Zika virusHONOLULU (AP) - Health officials say a baby born in a Hawaii hospital is the fi
Q&A: Hawaii baby born with defect linked to Zika virus
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 18 days ago
HONOLULU (AP) - Health officials say a baby born in a Hawaii hospital is the first in the U.S. with a birth defect linked to the Zika virus, a tropical illness currently found in Latin American and Caribbean countries. The Hawaii state Department of... Read more
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Denver Post
Q&A: Hawaii baby born with defect linked to Zika virusHONOLULU (AP) — Health officials say a baby born in a Hawaii hospital is the fi
Q&A: Hawaii baby born with defect linked to Zika virus
Denver Post / Posted 18 days ago
HONOLULU (AP) — Health officials say a baby born in a Hawaii hospital is the first in the U.S. with a birth defect linked to the Zika virus, a tropical illness currently found in Latin American and Caribbean countries. The Hawaii state Department of... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Tiny house village for the homeless set to open this weekOn Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, volunteers put the finishing touches on small h
Tiny house village for the homeless set to open this week
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 18 days ago
On Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, volunteers put the finishing touches on small homes in Seattle's Central District which will soon house some of the city's homeless population. The homes have the kind of basic amenities you don't see in homeless... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Q&A: Hawaii baby born with defect linked to Zika virusHONOLULU (AP) - Health officials say a baby born in a Hawaii hospital is the fi
Q&A: Hawaii baby born with defect linked to Zika virus
Hawaii News Now / Posted 18 days ago
HONOLULU (AP) - Health officials say a baby born in a Hawaii hospital is the first in the U.S. with a birth defect linked to the Zika virus, a tropical illness currently found in Latin American and Caribbean countries. The Hawaii state Department of... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Hawaii baby born with defect linked to Zika virusHONOLULU (AP) — Health officials say a baby born in a Hawaii hospital is the fi
Hawaii baby born with defect linked to Zika virus
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 18 days ago
HONOLULU (AP) — Health officials say a baby born in a Hawaii hospital is the first in the U.S. with a birth defect linked to the Zika virus, a tropical illness currently found in Latin American and Caribbean countries. The Hawaii state Department of... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
Q&A: Hawaii baby born with defect linked to Zika virus HONOLULU (AP) — Health officials say a baby born in a Hawaii hospital is the
Q&A: Hawaii baby born with defect linked to Zika virus
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted 19 days ago
HONOLULU (AP) — Health officials say a baby born in a Hawaii hospital is the first in the U.S. with a birth defect linked to the Zika virus, a tropical illness currently found in Latin American... Read more
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Daily Herald
Q&A: Hawaii baby born with defect linked to Zika virusHONOLULU -- Health officials say a baby born in a Hawaii hospital is the first
Q&A: Hawaii baby born with defect linked to Zika virus
Daily Herald / Posted 19 days ago
HONOLULU -- Health officials say a baby born in a Hawaii hospital is the first in the U.S. with a birth defect linked to the Zika virus, a tropical illness currently found in Latin American and Caribbean countries. The Hawaii state Department of... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
Q&A: Hawaii baby born with defect linked to Zika virus HONOLULU (AP) — Health officials say a baby born in a Hawaii hospital is the
Q&A: Hawaii baby born with defect linked to Zika virus
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted 19 days ago
HONOLULU (AP) — Health officials say a baby born in a Hawaii hospital is the first in the U.S. with a birth defect linked to the Zika virus, a tropical illness currently found in Latin American... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
Q&A: Hawaii baby born with defect linked to Zika virusHONOLULU (AP) - Health officials say a baby born in a Hawaii hospital is the fi
Q&A: Hawaii baby born with defect linked to Zika virus
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 19 days ago
HONOLULU (AP) - Health officials say a baby born in a Hawaii hospital is the first in the U.S. with a birth defect linked to the Zika virus, a tropical illness currently found in Latin American and Caribbean countries. The Hawaii state Department of... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Q&A: Hawaii baby born with defect linked to Zika virusHONOLULU (AP) - Health officials say a baby born in a Hawaii hospital is the fi
Q&A: Hawaii baby born with defect linked to Zika virus
Hawaii News Now / Posted 19 days ago
HONOLULU (AP) - Health officials say a baby born in a Hawaii hospital is the first in the U.S. with a birth defect linked to the Zika virus, a tropical illness currently found in Latin American and Caribbean countries. The Hawaii state Department of... Read more
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KIRO 7 Seattle-Tacoma
Tiny house village for the homeless set to open this weekOn Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, volunteers put the finishing touches on small h
Tiny house village for the homeless set to open this week
KIRO 7 Seattle-Tacoma / Posted 19 days ago
On Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, volunteers put the finishing touches on small homes in Seattle's Central District which will soon house some of the city's homeless population. The homes have the kind of basic amenities you don't see in homeless... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Tiny house village for the homeless set to open this weekOn Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, volunteers put the finishing touches on small h
Tiny house village for the homeless set to open this week
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 19 days ago
On Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, volunteers put the finishing touches on small homes in Seattle's Central District which will soon house some of the city's homeless population. The homes have the kind of basic amenities you don't see in homeless... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Tiny house village for the homeless set to open this weekOn Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, volunteers put the finishing touches on small h
Tiny house village for the homeless set to open this week
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 19 days ago
On Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, volunteers put the finishing touches on small homes in Seattle's Central District which will soon house some of the city's homeless population. The homes have the kind of basic amenities you don't see in homeless... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Tiny house village for the homeless set to open this weekOn Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, volunteers put the finishing touches on small h
Tiny house village for the homeless set to open this week
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 19 days ago
On Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, volunteers put the finishing touches on small homes in Seattle's Central District which will soon house some of the city's homeless population. The homes have the kind of basic amenities you don't see in homeless... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Tiny house village for the homeless set to open this weekOn Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, volunteers put the finishing touches on small h
Tiny house village for the homeless set to open this week
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 19 days ago
On Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, volunteers put the finishing touches on small homes in Seattle's Central District which will soon house some of the city's homeless population. The homes have the kind of basic amenities you don't see in homeless... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Tiny house village for the homeless set to open this weekOn Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, volunteers put the finishing touches on small h
Tiny house village for the homeless set to open this week
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 19 days ago
On Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, volunteers put the finishing touches on small homes in Seattle's Central District which will soon house some of the city's homeless population. The homes have the kind of basic amenities you don't see in homeless... Read more
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The Star
Holiday gift baskets a hit: Kings Mountain business owner already has high hopes for 2016 holidays The holidays were a little bit brighter for local safety enforcement, thanks
Holiday gift baskets a hit: Kings Mountain business owner already has high hopes for 2016 holidays
The Star / Posted 25 days ago
The holidays were a little bit brighter for local safety enforcement, thanks to a business owner in Kings Mountain. Penny Rice, owner of Sew Kingdom... Read more
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MumBRELLA
Ansell spells end for Durex's 'giant cock' by taking key sponorship spot for Mardi GrasAnsell spells end for Durex’s ‘giant cock’ by taking key sponorship spot for Ma
Ansell spells end for Durex's 'giant cock' by taking key sponorship spot for Mardi Gras
MumBRELLA / Posted 27 days ago
Ansell spells end for Durex’s ‘giant cock’ by taking key sponorship spot for Mardi Gras Condom brand Ansell has usurped rival Durex as one of the principle sponsors for the Sydney Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras. The new three-year deal will see Ansell... Read more
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DNA Info
Town Hall on Homelessness Takes Aim at De Blasio's Affordable Housing PlanCouncilwoman Rosie Mendez speaks as a member of the advocacy group Picture the
Town Hall on Homelessness Takes Aim at De Blasio's Affordable Housing Plan
DNA Info / Posted 27 days ago
Councilwoman Rosie Mendez speaks as a member of the advocacy group Picture the Homeless, Councilman Dan Garodnick, and Borough President Gale Brewer listen at a town hall meeting on homelessness on Tuesday night. View Full Caption GRAMERCY — Mayor... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Teacher accused of telling 3rd graders she'd have them shot The 61-year-old substitute has been accused of telling third graders at Turie
Teacher accused of telling 3rd graders she'd have them shot
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 27 days ago
The 61-year-old substitute has been accused of telling third graders at Turie T. Small Elementary School that she would let a... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
'Beautiful' pond attracts people to Japan villageCouple accused of duct taping, using stun gun on childCouple accused of duct ta
'Beautiful' pond attracts people to Japan village
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 27 days ago
Couple accused of duct taping, using stun gun on childCouple accused of duct taping, using stun gun on child Yalonda Ashley, 36, and Steven Sanchez, 31, were charged with child abuse. Ashley has been accused of duct taping a child's hands together... Read more
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