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Calgary Sun
Canadian phenom Brooke Henderson attributes rapid rise to influence of her father, sisterAs many golf balls as Brooke Henderson has hit in her young life, the 18-year-o
Canadian phenom Brooke Henderson attributes rapid rise to influence of her father, sister
Calgary Sun / Posted 5 hours ago
As many golf balls as Brooke Henderson has hit in her young life, the 18-year-old figures she may have hit more dandelions. “Every spring when the dandelions came up, my dad used to pay us a nickel to knock down all the dandelion heads and practice... Read more
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Boston Globe
Writing the story of his life — all 5 years of itBrooke Charter School in East Boston. His book is a celebration of the number
Writing the story of his life — all 5 years of it
Boston Globe / Posted 7 hours ago
Brooke Charter School in East Boston. His book is a celebration of the number five and the ways it has figured into young life. “This year is 2016. I turned 5 years old,” Ashton writes. “In fact, my life has been full of events that include... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Hundreds protesting UT campus carry come armed with sex toysthe campus mall would later swell with activity, many students tried to go abou
Hundreds protesting UT campus carry come armed with sex toys
Dallas Morning News / Posted 10 hours ago
the campus mall would later swell with activity, many students tried to go about their business. A group of Young Life members, who were handing out T-shirts nearby, bashfully declined to comment. A senior hoping to sign up new... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Demonstrators protesting UT campus carry come armed with sex toysthe campus mall would later swell with activity, many students tried to go abou
Demonstrators protesting UT campus carry come armed with sex toys
Dallas Morning News / Posted 11 hours ago
the campus mall would later swell with activity, many students tried to go about their regular business. A group of Young Life members -- who were handing out T-shirts nearby -- bashfully declined to comment. A senior hoping to sign up new... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Boy, 7, fulfills dream: Detroit police chief for a dayRodney Burton has been through tough battles in his young life – fighting sickl
Boy, 7, fulfills dream: Detroit police chief for a day
Detroit Free Press / Posted 13 hours ago
Rodney Burton has been through tough battles in his young life – fighting sickle cell anemia and, last year, Hodgkin’s lymphoma, always with courage, his family says. This morning, the 7-year-old from Southfield got a special treat – a helicopter... Read more
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chroniclelive
Glen Corner tragedy: Family's message to teens on 10th anniversary of South Shields lad's murderIt should have been a day of double celebration and looking forward to the futu
Glen Corner tragedy: Family's message to teens on 10th anniversary of South Shields lad's murder
chroniclelive / Posted 14 hours ago
It should have been a day of double celebration and looking forward to the future. But instead Glen Corner’s young life was ended 10 years ago today. The tragic teenager was knifed to death on his 16th birthday, the same day he found out he has... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Brandon Bickettof sharing will be held prior to the service on Saturday, from 8 to 10 a.m., at
Brandon Bickett
Bureau County Republican / Posted 16 hours ago
of sharing will be held prior to the service on Saturday, from 8 to 10 a.m., at the church. Memorials may be directed to Young Life of Bureau County or Teen Missions International. The Grant-Johnson Funeral Home in Princeton is in charge of... Read more
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Salmon Arm Observer
Cancer survivor gets gold“She looks so healthy and happy.” The family also took time to visit the hospi
Cancer survivor gets gold
Salmon Arm Observer / Posted 16 hours ago
“She looks so healthy and happy.” The family also took time to visit the hospital ward where she spent much of her young life and see the surgeon who performed her transplant. “It was bittersweet visiting floor 6A, because there’s all the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Soldier dies after being shot during military training exercisewill be plenty time to establish what happened up there in the dark but now is
Soldier dies after being shot during military training exercise
Daily Mirror / Posted 19 hours ago
will be plenty time to establish what happened up there in the dark but now is the moment to reflect on the loss of a young life. "He was a young man doing his duty, a bit of training and a tragic accident like this happens. "Fortunately... Read more
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E! Online
Naya Rivera: I Had an Abortion During Gleewomen face." When Naya's book deal was announced in 2015, her publisher descri
Naya Rivera: I Had an Abortion During Glee
E! Online / Posted 19 hours ago
women face." When Naya's book deal was announced in 2015, her publisher described it as a "warts-and-all account" of her young life. It includes "candid thoughts on topics ranging from dating...to the challenges of being mixed-race in Hollywood."... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Co-worker, houseguest accused of killing 5-old girlof the local funeral home, is helping to plan Alayna's burial, a difficult task
Co-worker, houseguest accused of killing 5-old girl
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted yesterday
of the local funeral home, is helping to plan Alayna's burial, a difficult task at any age made much harder when it's a young life. He called the killing "senseless." "I just finished funeral arrangements with them an hour ago," he said Monday.... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Co-worker, houseguest accused of killing 5-old girlof the local funeral home, is helping to plan Alayna's burial, a difficult task
Co-worker, houseguest accused of killing 5-old girl
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted yesterday
of the local funeral home, is helping to plan Alayna's burial, a difficult task at any age made much harder when it's a young life. He called the killing "senseless." "I just finished funeral arrangements with them an hour ago," he said Monday.... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Co-worker, houseguest accused of killing 5-old girlof the local funeral home, is helping to plan Alayna's burial, a difficult task
Co-worker, houseguest accused of killing 5-old girl
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted yesterday
of the local funeral home, is helping to plan Alayna's burial, a difficult task at any age made much harder when it's a young life. He called the killing "senseless." "I just finished funeral arrangements with them an hour ago," he said Monday.... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Co-worker, houseguest accused of killing 5-old girlof the local funeral home, is helping to plan Alayna's burial, a difficult task
Co-worker, houseguest accused of killing 5-old girl
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted yesterday
of the local funeral home, is helping to plan Alayna's burial, a difficult task at any age made much harder when it's a young life. He called the killing "senseless." "I just finished funeral arrangements with them an hour ago," he said Monday.... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Co-worker, houseguest accused of killing 5-old girlof the local funeral home, is helping to plan Alayna's burial, a difficult task
Co-worker, houseguest accused of killing 5-old girl
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted yesterday
of the local funeral home, is helping to plan Alayna's burial, a difficult task at any age made much harder when it's a young life. He called the killing "senseless." "I just finished funeral arrangements with them an hour ago," he said Monday.... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Family to bid 'final farewell' to Cedrika Provencher“A Final Farewell.” “In the coming days, the family will be holding a private
Family to bid 'final farewell' to Cedrika Provencher
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
“A Final Farewell.” “In the coming days, the family will be holding a private funeral service to celebrate Cedrika’s young life and wishes to live this solemn occasion in the utmost intimacy, surrounded by their families and close... Read more
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chroniclelive
Tributes pour in for soldier shot dead during live firing exercise in Northumberlandwill be plenty time to establish what happened up there in the dark but now is
Tributes pour in for soldier shot dead during live firing exercise in Northumberland
chroniclelive / Posted yesterday
will be plenty time to establish what happened up there in the dark but now is the moment to reflect on the loss of a young life. “He was a young man doing his duty, a bit of training and a tragic accident like this happens. “Fortunately... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Co-worker, houseguest accused of killing 5-old girlof the local funeral home, is helping to plan Alayna's burial, a difficult task
Co-worker, houseguest accused of killing 5-old girl
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted yesterday
of the local funeral home, is helping to plan Alayna's burial, a difficult task at any age made much harder when it's a young life. He called the killing "senseless." "I just finished funeral arrangements with them an hour ago," he said Monday.... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Co-worker, houseguest accused of killing 5-old girlof the local funeral home, is helping to plan Alayna's burial, a difficult task
Co-worker, houseguest accused of killing 5-old girl
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted yesterday
of the local funeral home, is helping to plan Alayna's burial, a difficult task at any age made much harder when it's a young life. He called the killing "senseless." "I just finished funeral arrangements with them an hour ago," he said Monday.... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Co-worker, houseguest accused of killing 5-old girlof the local funeral home, is helping to plan Alayna's burial, a difficult task
Co-worker, houseguest accused of killing 5-old girl
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted yesterday
of the local funeral home, is helping to plan Alayna's burial, a difficult task at any age made much harder when it's a young life. He called the killing "senseless." "I just finished funeral arrangements with them an hour ago," he said Monday.... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Co-worker, houseguest accused of killing 5-old girlof the local funeral home, is helping to plan Alayna's burial, a difficult task
Co-worker, houseguest accused of killing 5-old girl
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted yesterday
of the local funeral home, is helping to plan Alayna's burial, a difficult task at any age made much harder when it's a young life. He called the killing "senseless." "I just finished funeral arrangements with them an hour ago," he said Monday.... Read more
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Salon.com
Amber Heard was the “perfect victim” — and perfect still isn’t good enoughJohn Eligon referred to “public records and interviews with friends and family
Amber Heard was the “perfect victim” — and perfect still isn’t good enough
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
John Eligon referred to “public records and interviews with friends and family revealing both problems and promise in his young life.” These narratives, based on the victims’ perceived “mistakes,” are used to destroy their credibility. The... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Grand jury ruled to not indict person in Jasper Co. shooting deathThe foreman of the Grand Jury informed the State that they voted not to return
Grand jury ruled to not indict person in Jasper Co. shooting death
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 2 days ago
The foreman of the Grand Jury informed the State that they voted not to return a felony indictment. The loss of this young life is heartbreaking and tragic. Our sincere sympathy and prayers go out to those impacted." No charges were filed... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Chattanooga Sportsmen Take Up Arms To Help Area Youth On Thursdaybusiness leaders, sportsmen and women will be locked and loaded to support some
Chattanooga Sportsmen Take Up Arms To Help Area Youth On Thursday
The Chattanoogan / Posted 2 days ago
business leaders, sportsmen and women will be locked and loaded to support some 5,000 area youth at the 6th Annual "Young Life" Clays Shooting Classic, Thursday from 9 a.m-6 p.m. at Benton Sporting Clays in Charleston. The event will bring... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
‘Flint’ the recently rescued kidnapped kitten becomes local celebritycare unit.” All this attention can make anyone thirsty. Especially a furry cre
‘Flint’ the recently rescued kidnapped kitten becomes local celebrity
WWLP Springfield / Posted 3 days ago
care unit.” All this attention can make anyone thirsty. Especially a furry creature who’s been through much during his young life. Pet lovers visiting Dakin on Sunday expressed their sadness about “Flint” briefly being in the clutches of... Read more
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express
Displaced families, dead babies and endless fight: Life under Islamic State brutalityPeshmerga soldiers for this He could not have been more than two years old, a
Displaced families, dead babies and endless fight: Life under Islamic State brutality
express / Posted 4 days ago
Peshmerga soldiers for this He could not have been more than two years old, a toddler dressed in red pyjamas whose young life was snuffed out almost before it had begun. But they will never know his age or even his name. What remained of... Read more
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chroniclelive
'They saved my life' medics give schoolgirl a new heartthe family got the news they had been waiting for - a heart had become availabl
'They saved my life' medics give schoolgirl a new heart
chroniclelive / Posted 4 days ago
the family got the news they had been waiting for - a heart had become available. Now, Ehryn is finally able to get her young life back on track. Mum Lyanne, 36, said: “Ehryn is doing better than we ever thought was possible, it’s hard to... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
STAN FISCHLER COLUMN: Boiceville’s Gus Mancini’s love of jazz rivaled by love of baseballbeauty part of this troubadour is the manner in which decades ago baseball and
STAN FISCHLER COLUMN: Boiceville’s Gus Mancini’s love of jazz rivaled by love of baseball
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 4 days ago
beauty part of this troubadour is the manner in which decades ago baseball and ballads merged — end emerged — in his young life and remain part of Mancini’s life to this day. Proof positive of the music part was available last Wednesday at... Read more
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Middletown Times Herald-Record
Steve Israel: Fab 4-old has seasoned cool of rock starThe fab 4-year-old straps on his orange, plastic bass guitar. The biggest night
Steve Israel: Fab 4-old has seasoned cool of rock star
Middletown Times Herald-Record / Posted 5 days ago
The fab 4-year-old straps on his orange, plastic bass guitar. The biggest night of his young life is here. Emmett Schwalb is seeing Paul McCartney at the Meadowlands with his dad. For months, my Sullivan County friends Catie and David Schwalb had... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Duplicate Bridge: Aug. 20its annual Corn Fest at 4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 21. Congratulations to John and Ma
Duplicate Bridge: Aug. 20
The Buffalo News / Posted 5 days ago
its annual Corn Fest at 4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 21. Congratulations to John and Martha Welte of Amherst, winners in the one of Young Life Master Pairs games at the Summer North American Bridge Championships (NABCs) July 20 to July 30 in Washington,... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
11 year old overcomes challenges, writes book(CNN) – An 11-year-old girl who has spent a great deal of her young life in hos
11 year old overcomes challenges, writes book
WWLP Springfield / Posted 5 days ago
(CNN) – An 11-year-old girl who has spent a great deal of her young life in hospitals wanted to make a difference. When Madelynn Faith Niles was born prematurely she was missing several ribs which made it hard for her to breathe. She’s endured more... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Murder investigation probe launched after 24-old man dies in Larkhallwere pronounced dead at the scene by emergency services. Heather Frame said: "
Murder investigation probe launched after 24-old man dies in Larkhall
EveningTimes Online / Posted 5 days ago
were pronounced dead at the scene by emergency services. Heather Frame said: "What a horrible week this has been. Another young life gone to soon. RIP Ryan Watson. "Thoughts and prayers for Big John, Lesley and all the family. "Can't get my head... Read more
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Daily Mirror
First picture of three-old boy mauled to death by American Bulldogincidents like this are very, very rare. It is a shock that this has happened a
First picture of three-old boy mauled to death by American Bulldog
Daily Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
incidents like this are very, very rare. It is a shock that this has happened at all, but it is so very sad when it is a young life that has been lost. "I think everyone who heard this news will have a little knot in their stomach. "There is a... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Funeral of Stevie Martin known as 'Rainy Boy Sleep' takes place in Derryeveryone until something tragic like this happens and then you just realise how
Funeral of Stevie Martin known as 'Rainy Boy Sleep' takes place in Derry
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
everyone until something tragic like this happens and then you just realise how many lives he touched throughout his young life." Chart-topping Northern Ireland band Snow Patrol tweeted: "Sad to hear the news of Steven Martin. Love &... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Vigil held for hit and run victims"We spent so much time together and I'm sad because I couldn't spend those last
Vigil held for hit and run victims
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 6 days ago
"We spent so much time together and I'm sad because I couldn't spend those last moments with her." "Nobody likes to see a young life taken tragically like this. It's sickening," said Hinds County Sheriff Victor Mason. "People need to be cautious... Read more
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Baller Status
Nipsey Hussle - Slauson Boy 2 (f. Young Thug & Mozzy "Shell Shocked" "Full Time" f. Mitchy Slick "Clarity"
Nipsey Hussle - Slauson Boy 2 (
Baller Status / Posted 6 days ago
f. Young Thug & Mozzy "Shell Shocked" "Full Time" f. Mitchy Slick "Clarity" f. Bino Rideaux & Dave East "Thug Life" f. Young Life "One Hunnit" "Picture Me Rollin" "Status Symbol 2" f. Buddy "Basic Instinct" f. G Perico "Question #1" f.... Read more
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MLive.com
Boy, 3, comforts mom before brain surgery, his seventh; benefit plannedhospital, he doesn't fret about it. When the courageous 3-year-old receives on
Boy, 3, comforts mom before brain surgery, his seventh; benefit planned
MLive.com / Posted 6 days ago
hospital, he doesn't fret about it. When the courageous 3-year-old receives one of the many shots that he's had during his young life, he doesn't flinch, but instead plans to mimic the experience when he's playing doctor at home. And when the boy... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Moffat County Teen Council Slip 'N SlideWednesday at the Moffat County High School hill. Craig Fire/Rescue sprayed down
Moffat County Teen Council Slip 'N Slide
Craig Daily Press / Posted 6 days ago
Wednesday at the Moffat County High School hill. Craig Fire/Rescue sprayed down and soaped the plastic sheets as sliders zoomed down. Bear River Young Life also provided food for a barbecue, with a shaving cream fight breaking out in the parking... Read more
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Daily Record
Community mourns as three young lives are cruelly cut short“Can’t believe it, three boys gone but not forgotten.” Heather Frame said: “Wh
Community mourns as three young lives are cruelly cut short
Daily Record / Posted 6 days ago
“Can’t believe it, three boys gone but not forgotten.” Heather Frame said: “What a horrible week this has been. Another young life gone too soon. I can’t get my head around all of this. “Larkhall/Stonehouse is in total mourning this week with... Read more
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express
Jonathan Antoine interview: My teenage anguish never goes but I can face myself at lastAnd yet the thing I remember most was the fearless way Jonathan opened up about
Jonathan Antoine interview: My teenage anguish never goes but I can face myself at last
express / Posted 6 days ago
And yet the thing I remember most was the fearless way Jonathan opened up about his depression and the lowest points of his young life with frankness and humility. The man I met this week to promote his fourth studio album, Believe, brimmed with... Read more
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Mashable
'Mr. Robot' just revealed its latest mind-bending twist, but this one feels a bit familiara very popular fan theory, Mr. Robot proved the internet right by pulling the c
'Mr. Robot' just revealed its latest mind-bending twist, but this one feels a bit familiar
Mashable / Posted 7 days ago
a very popular fan theory, Mr. Robot proved the internet right by pulling the curtain back on the second big reveal of its young life. Sam Esmail's tech-drama-turned-psychological-thriller revealed that Elliot's uneven reality has yet again... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Stevie Martin: Funeral arrangements for 'Rainy Boy Sleep' releasedeveryone until something tragic like this happens and then you just realise how
Stevie Martin: Funeral arrangements for 'Rainy Boy Sleep' released
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
everyone until something tragic like this happens and then you just realise how many lives he touched throughout his young life." Chart-topping Northern Ireland band Snow Patrol tweeted: "Sad to hear the news of Steven Martin. Love &... Read more
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Bluffton Today
One man's trash, another man's treasuresalaries. They also offer a pickup service. Some of their 2015 accomplishments
One man's trash, another man's treasure
Bluffton Today / Posted 8 days ago
salaries. They also offer a pickup service. Some of their 2015 accomplishments included sponsoring high school students to Young Life Camp, sponsored teams through Samaritans Purse to help with flood relief, purchased supplies for Operation... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Topeka's Top 20 Under 40 honorees for 2016 revealed TuesdayStaley, Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library ■ Jana Tenbrink, Stormont Vai
Topeka's Top 20 Under 40 honorees for 2016 revealed Tuesday
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 8 days ago
Staley, Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library ■ Jana Tenbrink, Stormont Vail Health ■ Justin Vest, Shawnee County Sheriff’s Office ■ Andy Vogel, Young Life ■ John Paul Washburn, Washburn Law Office, LLC and The Washburn Mediation Company... Read more
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New York Post
Harriet the Spy’s $5M home is in contractthree and a half bathroom home comes with a dumbwaiter, of course, which figure
Harriet the Spy’s $5M home is in contract
New York Post / Posted 8 days ago
three and a half bathroom home comes with a dumbwaiter, of course, which figured prominently in Harriet’s fictional young life. The four story home features a garden, and boasts high ceilings, a windowed, eat in kitchen, two pantries —... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Students call for buttons to mark 1.5 million children killed in Holocaustis laid out onto the floor, year nine student Ben Aizenstros says it is hard to
Students call for buttons to mark 1.5 million children killed in Holocaust
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 days ago
is laid out onto the floor, year nine student Ben Aizenstros says it is hard to comprehend that each of them represents a young life. "Buttons come in different sizes just as children do. Also they hold families together, just as buttons do to... Read more
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Airdrie Echo
Medical marijuana aids epileptic youththeir goodbyes to their ailing sister Mia. Then seven years old, Mia had just
Medical marijuana aids epileptic youth
Airdrie Echo / Posted 8 days ago
their goodbyes to their ailing sister Mia. Then seven years old, Mia had just been revived from the longest seizure of her young life, thanks to a dose of ketamine (a potent drug used as horse tranquilizer, and known as Special K on the street)... Read more
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chroniclelive
How one mother's life was turned around by an inspirational teacherchampion.Champion Child of Courage - Sponsored by Northumbrian Water This awar
How one mother's life was turned around by an inspirational teacher
chroniclelive / Posted 8 days ago
champion.Champion Child of Courage - Sponsored by Northumbrian Water This award is for a youngster who in his or her young life has already displayed remarkable courage and provides an example for others to follow. Tell us about someone who... Read more
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The Manila Times
‘Don’t Breathe:’ A tight little thrillertalented and has quite a career as a stage actor as well. Dylan Minette has bee
‘Don’t Breathe:’ A tight little thriller
The Manila Times / Posted 8 days ago
talented and has quite a career as a stage actor as well. Dylan Minette has been acting for more than half of his young life (he’s only 20) and Daniel Zovatto can currently be seen on Fear The Walking Dead. Budapest, Hungary and the set... Read more
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The Advocate
Shock and Horror: My Daughter Likes Trumpher own likes and loves, and craft her own opinions. We encourage her to speak
Shock and Horror: My Daughter Likes Trump
The Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
her own likes and loves, and craft her own opinions. We encourage her to speak her mind and take a leadership role in her young life. I want her to grow into a confident, powerful woman. Even if (ugh) one day that means she becomes a (gasp)... Read more
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