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Civil Georgia
Prime Minister Kvirikashvili�s UN Speechof the natural disasters that have occurred in recent days in North America --
Civil Georgia / Posted 13 hours ago
of the natural disasters that have occurred in recent days in North America -- hurricanes that have devastated Caribbean island nations and parts of the United States -- and earthquakes that have hit Mexico. We convey our solidarity to the... Read more
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The Irish Times
Life in remote Antarctica, with no phone for months on endI was travelling with convinced me that a ski season in New Zealand would be a
The Irish Times / Posted 3 days ago
I was travelling with convinced me that a ski season in New Zealand would be a better start to our adventures. The South Island is renowned for its winter tourism activities. What do you do for a living? I am currently base camp manager/medic... Read more
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EarthSky
Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2017opportunist, eating various prey – captured, scavenged or stolen – with a prefe
EarthSky / Posted 3 days ago
opportunist, eating various prey – captured, scavenged or stolen – with a preference for fish. At Dutch Harbor on Amaknak Island in Alaska, USA, bald eagles gather to take advantage of the fishing industry’s leftovers. Used to people, the birds... Read more
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Eagle Bulletin
ALL ABOARD! World Canals Conference launches Sept. 24 at Inner Harborat the Syracuse Inner Harbor,” said Jean Mackay, director of communications and
Eagle Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
at the Syracuse Inner Harbor,” said Jean Mackay, director of communications and outreach for the Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor. The GlassBarge won’t be the only boat in action during the conference. The Lois McClure, an 88-foot... Read more
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New York Post
A look at the island Cristiano Ronaldo calls homesurprisingly delicious local cuisine. It all adds up to a magical place that of
New York Post / Posted 3 days ago
surprisingly delicious local cuisine. It all adds up to a magical place that offers much more adventure than your typical island paradise. Here, how to tackle it all. Atlantic anticsWater sports are big in this Atlantic Ocean archipelago. Seen... Read more
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The Brown Daily Herald
Legal claims cloud University, Pokanoket encampent disputewith stakeholders, including indigenous groups with ties to the contested land,
The Brown Daily Herald / Posted 4 days ago
with stakeholders, including indigenous groups with ties to the contested land, the city of Bristol and the state of Rhode Island. The University also offered to fund a study investigating the oral history, geography and archeological and... Read more
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asianage
Huge chunk of remote Shetland island goes on sale for £600ksite and is frequented by walkers and tourists. There is also evidence of human
asianage / Posted 8 days ago
site and is frequented by walkers and tourists. There is also evidence of human settlement from prehistoric times on the island. The Shetland Museum in Lerwick allows visitors to explore the area virtually, by means of a video-game style... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
CalendarRuns through Oct. 13. Hosted by Sherman Commission on the Aging at library, She
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 8 days ago
Runs through Oct. 13. Hosted by Sherman Commission on the Aging at library, Sherman Center. “Fabric Meditations [on] Our Island Home” - works by Angela Suter Liptack: Sept. 16-Oct. 28. Artist talk and reception, Oct. 14, noon-2 p.m. Library,... Read more
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News.com.au
Capturing our wonderful, wild world‘almost hopped’ from one bit of bouncing natural debris to the next, bobbing ar
News.com.au / Posted 10 days ago
‘almost hopped’ from one bit of bouncing natural debris to the next, bobbing around near the surface on a reef near Sumbawa Island, Indonesia. But as the tide started to come in, the mood changed. The water contained more and more decidedly... Read more
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Roanoke-Chowan News-Herald
Protecting the pastarchaeologists continue to uncover artifacts that may reveal clues to the 400-y
Roanoke-Chowan News-Herald / Posted 10 days ago
archaeologists continue to uncover artifacts that may reveal clues to the 400-year mystery of the Lost Colony of Roanoke Island. Today, thanks to the purchase of nearly 1,000 acres by the North Carolina Coastal Land Trust, this magnificent land... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
2017 Wildlife Photographer of the Year‘almost hopped’ from one bit of bouncing natural debris to the next, bobbing ar
Daily Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
‘almost hopped’ from one bit of bouncing natural debris to the next, bobbing around near the surface on a reef near Sumbawa Island, Indonesia. But as the tide started to come in, the mood changed. The water contained more and more decidedly... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Ngāi Tahu/Ngāi Tūāhuriri celebrate Te Omekathat holds mana whenua (traditional rights and responsibilities) over the Chris
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 10 days ago
that holds mana whenua (traditional rights and responsibilities) over the Christchurch CBD. The Matapopore Charitable Trust was established by Ngāi Tūāhuriri as the vehicle to provide cultural advice to the rebuild by forming project teams... Read more
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Roll Call
Trump’s Voter Fraud Panel Remains Lightning Rodcases in 21 states of potential duplicate voting during the 2016 election. Von
Roll Call / Posted 11 days ago
cases in 21 states of potential duplicate voting during the 2016 election. Von Spakovsky, writing in The Daily Signal, the Heritage Foundation’s news site, called the report a “bombshell.” Kobach has spoken of it favorably. The author of the... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
The latest on Hurricane Irmafour. Rutte said Sunday, "unfortunately there are more victims to mourn" after
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 12 days ago
four. Rutte said Sunday, "unfortunately there are more victims to mourn" after the bodies of two people washed up on the island. He says the identities of the victims are not yet known. One of the four people listed as victims by the Dutch... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
CalendarRuns through Sept. 9. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information, call 860-868
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 14 days ago
Runs through Sept. 9. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information, call 860-868-7586. “Fabric Meditations [on] Our Island Home” - works by Angela Suter Liptack: Sept. 16-Oct. 28. Artist talk and reception, Oct. 14, noon-2 p.m. Library,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Dial 999 for the Duchess! Camilla climbs into a fire enginefor...'No special treatment' for Prince George: Future king will... Share this
Daily Mail / Posted 15 days ago
for...'No special treatment' for Prince George: Future king will... Share this article It also works with The Prince's Trust, taking on a number of young people though their training courses and offering apprenticeships for auto electricians,... Read more
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Newquay Voice
Newquay cements itself as home of gig rowingthen 700 female rowers from all over the West Country, travelling from as far e
Newquay Voice / Posted 16 days ago
then 700 female rowers from all over the West Country, travelling from as far east as Langstone Bay, Hayling Island all the way to the Scillies, descended on Newquay for the 40th annual competition and were met by challenging... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Plenty to see and do during Heritage Open Day weekendBank is among the many historic buildings and places flinging their doors open
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
Bank is among the many historic buildings and places flinging their doors open for free during this weekend's national Heritage Open Day weekend. The National Trust house is open on Saturday, September 9, from 10am-5pm (last admission... Read more
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Sun Star
Y-Speak: The Christianization of Lumads in Mindanaoas shifting their beliefs to Christianity? Today, in the modern era, there are
Sun Star / Posted 20 days ago
as shifting their beliefs to Christianity? Today, in the modern era, there are Lumads all over the Philippines but the big island of Mindanao is the place where various and most Lumads reside. Looking back in history, a writer named Kaka Ali wrote... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Social event calendar: DaVinci Society to honor five at annual dinnerSTATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Though there are still a few weeks left to summer, State
Staten Island Advance / Posted 20 days ago
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Though there are still a few weeks left to summer, Staten Island's social landscape is already alive with charity balls, dinner dances and posh fundraising soirees from one shore to the other. Invitations are in the mail for... Read more
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heraldscotland
Planning chief: Old Royal High School hotel design is one of most abhorrent and ugly I’ve ever seenofficials' recommendation for rejection amid wider concerns over the impact the
heraldscotland / Posted 21 days ago
officials' recommendation for rejection amid wider concerns over the impact the hotel would have on the city's Unesco World Heritage Site status. Mr Orr defended earlier criticism of versions of the plan, saying that "we are not trying to create... Read more
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The Hindu
Different strands.” Thus, unlike a travelling exhibition with a fixed set of acquired pieces, it
The Hindu / Posted 22 days ago
.” Thus, unlike a travelling exhibition with a fixed set of acquired pieces, it is presented more as a living tradition and heritage. Main attraction The title piece of this exhibition is the Shrikar Bhat Patola — of two large elephants in... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Sydney naval site open to public after 150 yearshistory shut off from Sydneysiders for the last 150 years was unveiled to the p
Daily Telegraph / Posted 22 days ago
history shut off from Sydneysiders for the last 150 years was unveiled to the public today. Chief executive of the Harbour Trust, Mary Darwell, said parts of the site will be opened to the public from as early as mid 2018, while restoration work is... Read more
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News.com.au
Naval site open to public after 150 yearshistory shut off from Sydneysiders for the last 150 years was unveiled to the p
News.com.au / Posted 22 days ago
history shut off from Sydneysiders for the last 150 years was unveiled to the public today. Chief executive of the Harbour Trust, Mary Darwell, said parts of the site will be opened to the public from as early as mid 2018, while restoration work is... Read more
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Daily Mail
GoT viewers flood Twitter with hilarious reactionto the intercession of Samwell Tarly. Telling the failed student of Oldtown hi
Daily Mail / Posted 24 days ago
to the intercession of Samwell Tarly. Telling the failed student of Oldtown his plan to tell his supposed brother of his heritage, the Night's Watch member explained he, or rather Gilly, had uncovered the fact Rhaegar and Lyanna had secretly... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Plan to relocate historic trainSan Fernando Waterfront, where work is set to begin in November. The San Ferna
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 24 days ago
San Fernando Waterfront, where work is set to begin in November. The San Fernando City Corporation and the San Fernando Heritage Trust celebrated the 50th anniversary of the engine being handed over to the City. Engine # 11 made its last trip to... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Hike-bike trail highlights Great Lakesso the trail now meets Lake Superior. Next year, another 650 kilometres will b
Sarnia Observer / Posted 28 days ago
so the trail now meets Lake Superior. Next year, another 650 kilometres will be added by expanding into Manitoulin Island and Huron, Bruce and Grey counties. This will close the gap between the North Channel and southern Ontario and result... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Hike-bike trail highlights Great Lakesso the trail now meets Lake Superior. Next year, another 650 kilometres will b
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 28 days ago
so the trail now meets Lake Superior. Next year, another 650 kilometres will be added by expanding into Manitoulin Island and Huron, Bruce and Grey counties. This will close the gap between the North Channel and southern Ontario and result... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Hike-bike trail highlights Great Lakesso the trail now meets Lake Superior. Next year, another 650 kilometres will b
Chatham Daily News / Posted 28 days ago
so the trail now meets Lake Superior. Next year, another 650 kilometres will be added by expanding into Manitoulin Island and Huron, Bruce and Grey counties. This will close the gap between the North Channel and southern Ontario and result... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Hike-bike trail highlights Great Lakesso the trail now meets Lake Superior. Next year, another 650 kilometres will b
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 28 days ago
so the trail now meets Lake Superior. Next year, another 650 kilometres will be added by expanding into Manitoulin Island and Huron, Bruce and Grey counties. This will close the gap between the North Channel and southern Ontario and result... Read more
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Inquirier.net
San Franciscans throng Filipino night market openinghis team at Kultivate Labs, a non-profit business incubator focusing on develop
Inquirier.net / Posted 29 days ago
his team at Kultivate Labs, a non-profit business incubator focusing on developing SOMA Pilipinas, the Filipino Cultural Heritage District in the South of Market. A line of guests on 5th Street snakes around the block. INQUIRER/Wilfred... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
For birders, being wrong is a useful exerciseso I ambled over and took a peek. “Vesper sparrow!” I yelled in amazement. We
Bangor Daily News / Posted 29 days ago
so I ambled over and took a peek. “Vesper sparrow!” I yelled in amazement. We were downeast at Moose Cove, a Maine Coast Heritage Trust preserve in Trescott. My group of eight birders and two guides had just seen several vesper sparrows in the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Māori Battalion D Company story to be toldreminder of the sacrifice Māoridom gave for our country,” says Tata Lawton, cha
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 29 days ago
reminder of the sacrifice Māoridom gave for our country,” says Tata Lawton, chair of Te Kamupene D Rua Tekau Mā Waru Trust, which has oversight of the project.“D Company was integral to the 28th Battalion and this new piece of work led by... Read more
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Newsmax
Newsmax's Top 50 Religious Landmarks in AmericaNew York, Philadelphia, and Washington, D.C. However, these sites exemplify the
Newsmax / Posted 30 days ago
New York, Philadelphia, and Washington, D.C. However, these sites exemplify the diversity of America’s Judeo-Christian heritage and commitment to religious freedom — the hallmark of American exceptionalism. Without further adieu, here are... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Young red kite found dead in Co Down with suspected gunshot woundsthe birds to heart and are happy to see them in our skies again.” RSPB NI’s ne
Belfast Telegraph / Posted a month ago
the birds to heart and are happy to see them in our skies again.” RSPB NI’s new Red Kite Project has been supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund and part funded by Newry, Mourne and Down District Council, and Armagh, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough... Read more
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The Irish Times
It’s Open House season for ‘through the keyhole’ revelationsabout three miles north of Maghera, in Co Derry, has made a name for itself wea
The Irish Times / Posted 1 months ago
about three miles north of Maghera, in Co Derry, has made a name for itself weaving some of the most luxurious linen on the island for high-end fashion houses like Burberry and Savile Row tailors. Duncan Neil, creative director of Earthed Last... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
(Yonhap Feature) Blockbuster movie rekindles S. Koreans' furor over Japanjourney would change his life. He was one of hundreds of Koreans who were cons
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 1 months ago
journey would change his life. He was one of hundreds of Koreans who were conscripted into forced labor on Japan's Hashima Island as part of the country's mobilization of Koreans during World War II. Korea was under Japan's colonial rule from 1910... Read more
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Business Wire
TPG Pace Holdings Corp. Announces the Separate Trading of Its Class A Ordinary Shares and Warrants, Commencing August 18, 2017email: prospectus-ny@ny.email.gs.com; and J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, Attention
Business Wire / Posted 1 months ago
email: prospectus-ny@ny.email.gs.com; and J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, Attention: Broadridge Financial Solutions, 1155 Long Island Avenue, Edgewood, NY 11717, tel: 1-866- 803-9204, email: prospectus-eq_fi@jpmchase.com. About TPG Pace Holdings... Read more
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Island Packet
Here’s what Charleston’s mayor plans to do with Confederate monuments& Courier, Tecklenburg’s plan appears similar to guidance offered by Stephanie
Island Packet / Posted 1 months ago
& Courier, Tecklenburg’s plan appears similar to guidance offered by Stephanie Meeks, president and CEO of the National Trust for Historic Preservation. That guidance suggests decisions on monuments should be made on a case-by-case basis, that... Read more
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Business Wire
Prospect for Future Homeownership Demand Remains Solid, According to First American Homeownership Progress Indexin potential homeownership demand are: Delaware (-3.3 percent), Maryland (-2.3
Business Wire / Posted 1 months ago
in potential homeownership demand are: Delaware (-3.3 percent), Maryland (-2.3 percent), Oregon (-2.3 percent), Rhode Island (-2.2 percent) and Alabama (-2.2 percent). 2016 Homeownership Progress Index Local Market Highlights Among the... Read more

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