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The Victoria Advocate
Warrior's Weekend X on the wayIn 2015, Warrior's Weekend brought more than 900 wounded military heroes to Vic
Warrior's Weekend X on the way
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 5 hours ago
In 2015, Warrior's Weekend brought more than 900 wounded military heroes to Victoria and Port O'Connor for a weekend fishing tournament and celebration of their service and sacrifice for America. Although there are many other military support type... Read more
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The Suffolk Times
Yvonne KiefertFormer Riverhead resident of Greenport died Feb. 5 at San Simeon by the Sound
Yvonne Kiefert
The Suffolk Times / Posted 10 hours ago
Former Riverhead resident of Greenport died Feb. 5 at San Simeon by the Sound in Greenport. The daughter of Robert Bodenburg and Mary Stubnek Bodenburg, Ms. Kiefert was born March 2, 1925, in Buenos Aires. She attended Weehawken High... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
State may pass HRO billRIP BILL BIRCHFIELD A fine gentleman Sunday’s article on the achievements of
State may pass HRO bill
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
RIP BILL BIRCHFIELD A fine gentleman Sunday’s article on the achievements of recently departed statesman and lawyer Bill Birchfield regretfully omitted the fact that he was one of the finest, kindest, most humble, decent and respected gentlemen... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
A defense of Wounded Warriors“You have to be kidding!” That was my reaction to the claims that the Wounded W
A defense of Wounded Warriors
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
“You have to be kidding!” That was my reaction to the claims that the Wounded Warrior project was anything less than the well-run, results-accomplishing program I know it to be. I had been working with this marvelous group for the last few... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
George Emil KoskimakiGeorge was born in Ishpeming, on August 21, 1922. He spent his early years in B
George Emil Koskimaki
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted yesterday
George was born in Ishpeming, on August 21, 1922. He spent his early years in Baraga County. A graduate of L'Anse High School, he furthered his education by receiving a bachelor's degree from Northern Michigan University and a master's degree from... Read more
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The Mining Journal
George Emil KoskimakiGeorge was born in Ishpeming, Michigan on August 21, 1922. He spent his early y
George Emil Koskimaki
The Mining Journal / Posted yesterday
George was born in Ishpeming, Michigan on August 21, 1922. He spent his early years in Baraga County. A graduate of L'Anse High School, he furthered his education by receiving a bachelor's degree from Northern Michigan University and a master's... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Arts and entertainment events around Athens this weekTrivia: 8 p.m. Monday, Highwire Lounge, 269 N. Hull St. www.highwirelounge.com.
Arts and entertainment events around Athens this week
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Trivia: 8 p.m. Monday, Highwire Lounge, 269 N. Hull St. www.highwirelounge.com. Rock and Roll trivia: 9 p.m. Monday, Little Kings, 223 W. Hancock Ave. www.facebook.com/lkshuffleclub. Open mic night: 8 to 11 p.m. Monday, Hendershot’s Coffee Bar, 237... Read more
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The Neosho Daily News
NHS grad wants to be funny ValentineYou know the kid in school who always seemed to be acting up and getting in tro
NHS grad wants to be funny Valentine
The Neosho Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
You know the kid in school who always seemed to be acting up and getting in trouble?That was Josh Oldham when he was a student at Neosho High School. Now, that acting up is paying off for the 2012 NHS graduate, who’s a comedian in Austin, Texas, and... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Fashion footballs a charitable cause at the NFL ExperienceRelated Stories SAN FRANCISCO (KTVU) - Some of the most coveted photographs at
Fashion footballs a charitable cause at the NFL Experience
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 3 days ago
Related Stories SAN FRANCISCO (KTVU) - Some of the most coveted photographs at the NFL Experience are not of players or coaches— they’re of fashion footballs. The NFL teamed up with the Council of Fashion Designers of America for Super Bowl 50 to... Read more
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Times News
Lehighton group donates food, $20,000 to local nonprofitsOrganizers behind Activities Unlimited’s Sunday night bingo games recently dona
Lehighton group donates food, $20,000 to local nonprofits
Times News / Posted 4 days ago
Organizers behind Activities Unlimited’s Sunday night bingo games recently donated $20,000 to local nonprofit organizations in the area. The group, which meets each Sunday at the Lehighton Boys and Girls Band Hall, donated their games-of-chance... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Project casts negative light on charitiesWe’ve watched tough-guy actors such as Bruce Willis and Mark Wahlberg on televi
Project casts negative light on charities
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
We’ve watched tough-guy actors such as Bruce Willis and Mark Wahlberg on television ads extolling the heroism of American war veterans, followed by appeals for donations to the Wounded Warrior Project. It’s almost impossible not to feel emotions... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Stephanie L. SavoyBorn in Williamsport, Stephanie was resident of Stuart, Fla., and had lived her
Stephanie L. Savoy
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
Born in Williamsport, Stephanie was resident of Stuart, Fla., and had lived here for many years. Prior to retirement, Stephanie was a quality control engineer. She was also the past President of the Parkwood Property Owners Association where she... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Dueling Tattoo Parlors Offer Free Ink For Trump And Bernie FansAfter hearing that a business owner in New Hampshire was giving customers free
Dueling Tattoo Parlors Offer Free Ink For Trump And Bernie Fans
The Huffington Post / Posted 5 days ago
After hearing that a business owner in New Hampshire was giving customers free Donald Trump tattoos, a Vermont tattoo parlor began offering free inks of Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders. Initially, the deal from Aartistic Inc. in... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Wounded Warrior Project board hires PR firmJACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The Wounded Warrior Project Board of Directors has hired a
Wounded Warrior Project board hires PR firm
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 5 days ago
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The Wounded Warrior Project Board of Directors has hired a public relations team with a specialty in crisis management after News4Jax investigative reports on questionable spending practices as the Jacksonville-based... Read more
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Island Packet
Out of a rare Super Bowl I recording, a clash with the NFL unspoolsTroy Haupt is a 47-year-old nurse anesthetist here in North Carolina’s Outer Ba
Out of a rare Super Bowl I recording, a clash with the NFL unspools
Island Packet / Posted 5 days ago
Troy Haupt is a 47-year-old nurse anesthetist here in North Carolina’s Outer Banks. He has a secret to reveal about Super Bowl I: He owns the only known recording of its broadcast. CBS and NBC, which televised the game, did not preserve any tapes.... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Check out charities before contributingSadly it seems that our own hometown veterans charity, The Wounded Warrior Proj
Check out charities before contributing
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 5 days ago
Sadly it seems that our own hometown veterans charity, The Wounded Warrior Project, may have been at least as generous with its own officers and staff as with the veterans it purports to serve. I’m sure we will learn more in the days and weeks... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Out of a rare Super Bowl I recording, a clash with the NFL unspoolsTroy Haupt is a 47-year-old nurse anesthetist here in North Carolina’s Outer Ba
Out of a rare Super Bowl I recording, a clash with the NFL unspools
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 5 days ago
Troy Haupt is a 47-year-old nurse anesthetist here in North Carolina’s Outer Banks. He has a secret to reveal about Super Bowl I: He owns the only known recording of its broadcast. CBS and NBC, which televised the game, did not preserve any tapes.... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Letters to the editor WednesdayGOP obstructionists are to blame, too In last Friday’s newspaper (“The future
Letters to the editor Wednesday
Savannah Morning News / Posted 5 days ago
GOP obstructionists are to blame, too In last Friday’s newspaper (“The future of our country depends on unity,” Jan. 22) letter writer Phil Burns stated that President Obama said his biggest regret was not being able to bring Democrats and... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
John Musarra of Paramus dies at 98John Musarra PARAMUS - John S. Musarra Sr., 98, formerly of Teaneck, died on J
John Musarra of Paramus dies at 98
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 5 days ago
John Musarra PARAMUS - John S. Musarra Sr., 98, formerly of Teaneck, died on Jan. 9. Before retiring, John owned Motor Par Sales Inc. in Manhattan. He was a parishioner of Our Lady of the Visitation R.C. Church in Paramus and a member of American... Read more
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The Washington Times
EMERY A. POPOLOSKI: Wounded Warrior Project ‘a pillar of support’When my husband first went into the hospital, I was scared. My husband Charlie,
EMERY A. POPOLOSKI: Wounded Warrior Project ‘a pillar of support’
The Washington Times / Posted 6 days ago
When my husband first went into the hospital, I was scared. My husband Charlie, an Operation Iraqi Freedom combat veteran, was not coherent and to see the man I love collapse and transform into someone unrecognizable – it shook me to my core. I did... Read more
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The News & Observer
Out of a rare Super Bowl I recording, a clash with the NFL unspools | News & Observer February 3, 2016 9:54 AM North Carolina man owns the onl
Out of a rare Super Bowl I recording, a clash with the NFL unspools
The News & Observer / Posted 6 days ago
| News & Observer February 3, 2016 9:54 AM North Carolina man owns the only known recording of the... Read more
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Colorado Springs Independent
Wounded Warrior Project comes under scrutiny for spending on staffAs news broke last week about Wounded Warrior Project's lavish spending, local
Wounded Warrior Project comes under scrutiny for spending on staff
Colorado Springs Independent / Posted 6 days ago
As news broke last week about Wounded Warrior Project's lavish spending, local organizations that help soldiers and veterans moved to distance themselves from the mega-sized nonprofit. Media reports pointed out that WWP, which raked in $312 million... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Luminaries for Veterans program exceeds expectationsThe VFW Post 1672 and its auxiliary in New Milford wish to thank all those who
Luminaries for Veterans program exceeds expectations
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 6 days ago
The VFW Post 1672 and its auxiliary in New Milford wish to thank all those who helped to support our auxiliary's fall Luminaries for Veterans program, which outdid our expectations. Because of your generosity, we were able to donate $800 to the... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Wounded Warrior Project responds to accusationsThe Wounded Warrior Project is fighting back after being accused in a CBS News
Wounded Warrior Project responds to accusations
KGTV San Diego / Posted 7 days ago
The Wounded Warrior Project is fighting back after being accused in a CBS News investigation of misusing millions of dollars in donated money. The group wrote a letter to CBS, and they say they are outraged over the contents of the report, which... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Wounded Warrior Project yearbooks raise more spending questionsJACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Former employees are raising more red flags about possible
Wounded Warrior Project yearbooks raise more spending questions
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 7 days ago
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Former employees are raising more red flags about possible questionable spending by the Wounded Warrior Project. The Jacksonville-based charity is under fire across the country after whistleblowers spoke out against the... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Dennis H. SmithBorn Dec. 28, 1940 in Williamsport, he is the son of the late Howard O. and Rub
Dennis H. Smith
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
Born Dec. 28, 1940 in Williamsport, he is the son of the late Howard O. and Ruby L. (Fiester) Smith. Dennis served in the Navy. He retired in 2003 as a Lineman for Pennsylvania Power and Light, Montoursville. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and the... Read more
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The Washington Times
RICHARD BERMAN: Wounded Warrior wasteIn 2014, the New York attorney general obtained a $25 million settlement from t
RICHARD BERMAN: Wounded Warrior waste
The Washington Times / Posted 8 days ago
In 2014, the New York attorney general obtained a $25 million settlement from two fundraising companies that raised money for veterans charities — only for much of that money to go into the pockets of the fundraisers, not to the vets. What then... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
In support of the Wounded Warrior ProjectFollowing a story on CBS and in The New York Times about the Wounded Warrior Pr
In support of the Wounded Warrior Project
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 8 days ago
Following a story on CBS and in The New York Times about the Wounded Warrior Project, I sadly noted peoples’ willingness to accept these stories without question. With very thin research and information about Wounded Warrior finances, tax returns or... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Wounded Warrior Project responds to allegationsJACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Wounded Warrior Project responded for the first time Monda
Wounded Warrior Project responds to allegations
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 8 days ago
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Wounded Warrior Project responded for the first time Monday after questions raised last week about how the organization spends donor money. The group, headquartered in Jacksonville, is the nation’s best-known charity that helps... Read more
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Air Force Times
Lab-grown testicles give new hope to wounded vetsWhen Marine Lance Cpl. Mark Fidler stepped on an IED in Afghanistan in 2011, hi
Lab-grown testicles give new hope to wounded vets
Air Force Times / Posted 9 days ago
When Marine Lance Cpl. Mark Fidler stepped on an IED in Afghanistan in 2011, his mother, Stacy, was vaulted into the world of combat trauma recovery — of amputations, soft tissue injury and countless surgeries — as she supported her son during... Read more
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FOX News
Charity watchdog reportedly places Wounded Warrior Project on its watch listThe Wounded Warrior Project, the charity for wounded veterans, has been placed
Charity watchdog reportedly places Wounded Warrior Project on its watch list
FOX News / Posted 9 days ago
The Wounded Warrior Project, the charity for wounded veterans, has been placed on Charity Navigator’s watch list over accusations of using donor money toward excessive spending on conferences and parties instead of on recovery programs, according to... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Valentine Novicki IIHe was born May 19, 1949, in Warren, to the loving late parents Matthew and Ire
Valentine Novicki II
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
He was born May 19, 1949, in Warren, to the loving late parents Matthew and Irene Walli Novicki. Val enjoyed running, where he still holds a time record in track at Bristolville High School. He served his country in the Air Force during Vietnam. He... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Harry A. SauersJan. 29, 2016 , 73, of Drums passed away Friday morning in Lehigh Valley Hospi
Harry A. Sauers
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 10 days ago
Jan. 29, 2016 , 73, of Drums passed away Friday morning in Lehigh Valley Hospital-Hazleton with his family by his side. Born in West Hazleton on March 31, 1942, he was the son of the late Harry and Florence (Dolan) Sauers and spent... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Street is renamed to honor Dodgers broadcaster Vin ScullyThe address has been on Elysian Park Avenue, which will be renamed in honor of
Street is renamed to honor Dodgers broadcaster Vin Scully
Los Angeles Times / Posted 10 days ago
The address has been on Elysian Park Avenue, which will be renamed in honor of the team's renowned broadcaster. Scully had resisted such overtures in the past, but acquiesced this time, as he prepares for his 67th and final season in the booth. "A... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Mohr backs vets with senior projectThis winter, Mohr, a three-sport athlete, is providing assistance to the organi
Mohr backs vets with senior project
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 10 days ago
This winter, Mohr, a three-sport athlete, is providing assistance to the organization as his senior project. This marks the third year a graduating student at Lake Placid has worked with the Wounded Warrior Project for their senior project. "I'm... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Edward HaynesEd was born Feb. 19, 1927, in Toronto, son of the late Edward, Sr. and Kathleen
Edward Haynes
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 10 days ago
Ed was born Feb. 19, 1927, in Toronto, son of the late Edward, Sr. and Kathleen L. Gibson Haynes. Ed was a retired Superintendent with E.M. Scott Construction Co. in Tampa, FL. He was a carpenter by trade. He was a member of First Westminster... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Dodgers sign second baseman Howie KendrickA backlog of infielders did not prevent the Dodgers from reuniting with second
Dodgers sign second baseman Howie Kendrick
Los Angeles Times / Posted 11 days ago
A backlog of infielders did not prevent the Dodgers from reuniting with second baseman Howie Kendrick. The sides agreed to a two-year, $20-million contract Friday, according to people familiar with the matter who spoke anonymously because the deal... Read more
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NBC San Diego
MJ Acosta Joins NBC 7Sports journalist MJ Acosta has joined the team at NBC 7, the NBC owned and ope
MJ Acosta Joins NBC 7
NBC San Diego / Posted 11 days ago
Sports journalist MJ Acosta has joined the team at NBC 7, the NBC owned and operated television station in San Diego. Acosta will be the sports anchor for NBC 7 News at 6 and NBC 7 News at 11 on weekday evenings. She will also be a significant... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Authorities seek public's help to identify thieves Authorities Friday asked for public help in identifying a pair of thieves who
Authorities seek public's help to identify thieves
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 11 days ago
Authorities Friday asked for public help in identifying a pair of thieves who have carried out at least three commercial armed robberies in... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Authorities: 1 of 3 fugitive inmates arrested in CaliforniaU.S. Navy officer sentenced in bribery caseU.S. Navy officer sentenced in bribe
Authorities: 1 of 3 fugitive inmates arrested in California
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 11 days ago
U.S. Navy officer sentenced in bribery caseU.S. Navy officer sentenced in bribery case A U.S. Navy officer was sentenced in federal court Friday to 40 months in prison for accepting cash, hotel expenses and the services of a prostitute in return for... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Fitness Friday: Spin your way to a better bodyU.S. Navy officer sentenced in bribery caseU.S. Navy officer sentenced in bribe
Fitness Friday: Spin your way to a better body
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 11 days ago
U.S. Navy officer sentenced in bribery caseU.S. Navy officer sentenced in bribery case A U.S. Navy officer was sentenced in federal court Friday to 40 months in prison for accepting cash, hotel expenses and the services of a prostitute in return for... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
1 of 3 escaped California inmates taken into custodyMormon church bans "Mr. Wonder" from contact with kidsMormon church bans "Mr. W
1 of 3 escaped California inmates taken into custody
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 11 days ago
Mormon church bans "Mr. Wonder" from contact with kidsMormon church bans "Mr. Wonder" from contact with kids The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints banned a member of a San Diego congregation from contact with children years before his... Read more
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CBS 19 Tyler
Deputies Arrest Burglary Suspects Trying to Load Safe Into CarFlint residents upset about nearby gun rangeFlint residents upset about nearby
Deputies Arrest Burglary Suspects Trying to Load Safe Into Car
CBS 19 Tyler / Posted 11 days ago
Flint residents upset about nearby gun rangeFlint residents upset about nearby gun range TYLER (KYTX) - A local gun range that wants $2 million in improvements is raising the ire of nearby neighbors. Some say the facilty is noisy, disruptive and... Read more
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CBS 19 Tyler
One arrest in Smith County stabbing, victim hospitalizedFlint residents upset about nearby gun rangeFlint residents upset about nearby
One arrest in Smith County stabbing, victim hospitalized
CBS 19 Tyler / Posted 11 days ago
Flint residents upset about nearby gun rangeFlint residents upset about nearby gun range TYLER (KYTX) - A local gun range that wants $2 million in improvements is raising the ire of nearby neighbors. Some say the facilty is noisy, disruptive and... Read more
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CBS 19 Tyler
Texas Supreme Court sides with Kountze CheerleadersFlint residents upset about nearby gun rangeFlint residents upset about nearby
Texas Supreme Court sides with Kountze Cheerleaders
CBS 19 Tyler / Posted 11 days ago
Flint residents upset about nearby gun rangeFlint residents upset about nearby gun range TYLER (KYTX) - A local gun range that wants $2 million in improvements is raising the ire of nearby neighbors. Some say the facilty is noisey, disruptive and... Read more
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CBS 19 Tyler
US economy slowed to scant 0.7 pct. growth rate last quarterFlint residents upset about nearby gun rangeFlint residents upset about nearby
US economy slowed to scant 0.7 pct. growth rate last quarter
CBS 19 Tyler / Posted 11 days ago
Flint residents upset about nearby gun rangeFlint residents upset about nearby gun range TYLER (KYTX) - A local gun range that wants $2 million in improvements is raising the ire of nearby neighbors. Some say the facilty is noisey, disruptive and... Read more
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CBS 19 Tyler
Baylor to offer clinical trial for womb transplantsFlint residents upset about nearby gun rangeFlint residents upset about nearby
Baylor to offer clinical trial for womb transplants
CBS 19 Tyler / Posted 11 days ago
Flint residents upset about nearby gun rangeFlint residents upset about nearby gun range TYLER (KYTX) - A local gun range that wants $2 million in improvements is raising the ire of nearby neighbors. Some say the facilty is noisey, disruptive and... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Police: Family tied up, held at gunpoint by home intruders A family was tied up and held at gunpoint early Friday while thieves ransacke
Police: Family tied up, held at gunpoint by home intruders
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 11 days ago
A family was tied up and held at gunpoint early Friday while thieves ransacked their Scripps Ranch-area home, authorities said. A... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Odor Of Natural Gas Leads To Evacuation Of Jenks West Elementary School Jenks West Elementary School has been evacuated Friday morning because of a n
Odor Of Natural Gas Leads To Evacuation Of Jenks West Elementary School
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 11 days ago
Jenks West Elementary School has been evacuated Friday morning because of a natural gas odor in the... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
KISS Front Men Weighs In On Investigation Into 'Wounded Warrior Project'The Wounded Warrior Project is coming under fire for its use of donation money,
KISS Front Men Weighs In On Investigation Into 'Wounded Warrior Project'
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 11 days ago
The Wounded Warrior Project is coming under fire for its use of donation money, millions of which comes thanks to the legendary band KISS. So while front men Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley were in town for their restaurant opening, we got their... Read more
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