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The Tampa Tribune
Florida's 'Turtle God' is ailing. What happens to his remarkable collection of specimens?it remain in little Oviedo, a hidden gem displayed according to Pritchard's own
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 7 hours ago
it remain in little Oviedo, a hidden gem displayed according to Pritchard's own idiosyncratic system? Or will it wind up being absorbed into a museum or university, perhaps one outside Florida? Mrs. Pritchard says the institute's board... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Way Back When … 2006A Greenfield Hill landmark, the Bronson Windmill was restored for a second time
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 8 hours ago
A Greenfield Hill landmark, the Bronson Windmill was restored for a second time in 2006. The windmill was built in 1893 for Frederic Bronson, based on a design patented in 1888 by A.J. Corcoran, of New York. Bronson lived at “Verna,” his estate on... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
New dinosaur that predates T. rex found in Utahskeletal replica of the carnivore — the equivalent of the great uncle of the T.
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 12 hours ago
skeletal replica of the carnivore — the equivalent of the great uncle of the T. rex — was on display at the Natural History Museum of Utah alongside a 3-D model of the head and a large painted mural of the dinosaur roaming a shoreline. It was the... Read more
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FOX News
Texas' shale oil boom yields rags-riches tales by the barreltales by the barrel By Barnini Chakraborty MIDLAND, TEXAS – In the dusty hea
FOX News / Posted 13 hours ago
tales by the barrel By Barnini Chakraborty MIDLAND, TEXAS – In the dusty heart of West Texas, rows of tall white wind turbines and rust-colored working pump jacks bob up and down along the vast rugged landscape. It’s a visual juggernaut... Read more
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FOX News
Texas' shale oil boom yields rags-riches tales by the barrelMIDLAND, TEXAS – In the dusty heart of West Texas, rows of tall white wind turb
FOX News / Posted 13 hours ago
MIDLAND, TEXAS – In the dusty heart of West Texas, rows of tall white wind turbines and rust-colored working pump jacks bob up and down along the vast rugged landscape. It’s a visual juggernaut but make no mistake – this is shale country and in this... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Free things to do in Liverpool this 2017 October Half Termeveryday objects like gas-masks and ration books reflecting the days of shortag
Liverpool Echo / Posted 16 hours ago
everyday objects like gas-masks and ration books reflecting the days of shortages and rationing.Free events at Liverpool's museums Museums across the city are hosting several events over the half term period. At the Maritime Museum kids can make... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Upcoming entertainment events in the Peoria area: Oct. 20, 201721: "La La Land" Peoria Symphony Orchestra Concert, 7:30 p.m., Civic Center The
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 16 hours ago
21: "La La Land" Peoria Symphony Orchestra Concert, 7:30 p.m., Civic Center Theater. Tickets start at $35. Riverfront Museum Peoria Riverfront Museum, 222 SW Washington St., peoriariverfrontmuseum.org or call 686-7000. Dome Planetarium:... Read more
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Daily Press
Top 10 | Festivals, oyster roast headline fun-filled weekend on Peninsulanngov.com/2034/Oyster-Roast-at-City-Center or 757-926-1400. NASA Langley Resea
Daily Press / Posted yesterday
nngov.com/2034/Oyster-Roast-at-City-Center or 757-926-1400. NASA Langley Research Center open house Tour flight hangars, wind tunnels and NASA Langley Research Center’s newest facility, the Katherine G. Johnson Computational Research Facility,... Read more
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Metro Silicon Valley
Pedro de Lemos' Promised LandInstead of people, his paintings, drawings and etchings are populated with tree
Metro Silicon Valley / Posted yesterday
Instead of people, his paintings, drawings and etchings are populated with trees. Cypress are bent and gnarled by the wind. Eucalyptus stand so tall their branches unfurl outside the top edge of the canvas. No matter the variety, the trees... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
St. Charles receives America in Bloom awardsthe Bob Leonard Walkway and Fox River Trail, Mount St. Mary Park, Hunt Club Wet
Kane County Chronicle / Posted yesterday
the Bob Leonard Walkway and Fox River Trail, Mount St. Mary Park, Hunt Club Wetland, Delnor Woods, St. Charles History Museum, a solar home, Jones Law Office at Langum Park, North Gateway and Boy Scout Island, University of Illinois Extension... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Guide to best places in Norfolk to see autumn leaves in colourful gloryfrom it all. In autumn there’s an awe-inspiring feel to the sheer silence of th
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted yesterday
from it all. In autumn there’s an awe-inspiring feel to the sheer silence of the woods, broken only by birdsong and the wind in the trees. Another peaceful spot of note is one of Norfolk’s few ancient woodlands at Lower Wood, Ashwellthorpe,... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Carnvial finally arrives in Havre de Grace to start 10 Days of Halloweenon Elm Street (Rated R), Oct. 27, 8 p.m.-10 p.m.; Phantom of the Paradise (Fil
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
on Elm Street (Rated R), Oct. 27, 8 p.m.-10 p.m.; Phantom of the Paradise (Film), Oct. 28, 12 a.m. (l hour, 32 minutes); Wind Up Toy (Alice Cooper Tribute Band), Oct. 28, 8 p.m Legend of Sleepy Hollow Tea, Steppingstone Farm Museum, 461 Quaker... Read more
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Lifehacker
The Best L.A. Hacks From Our Readersof those places where “Hate the weather? Wait fifteen minutes” doesn’t apply:
Lifehacker / Posted yesterday
of those places where “Hate the weather? Wait fifteen minutes” doesn’t apply: If you go to the LA county beaches, take a wind breaker or sweater. At 2pm the sea breeze picks up and is pretty chilly. This works every day of the year except when... Read more
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Daily Mail
Storm Ophelia unearths ancient human skeleton with SKIN still intactthousand years old and were discovered by a walker after ferocious seas eroded
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
thousand years old and were discovered by a walker after ferocious seas eroded the coastal soil. Ophelia's 75mph (120 kph) winds lashed at the walkway for hours on Tuesday, eventually revealing what appears to be an ancient burial site. Storm... Read more
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The Irish Times
A giant silver dome filled with art: Louvre Abu Dhabi to opento the public on November 11th, 10 years after the Gulf sheikhdom concluded an
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
to the public on November 11th, 10 years after the Gulf sheikhdom concluded an agreement with a consortium of 13 French museums and cultural institutions called Agence France-Muséums. Under an agreement costing more than €1 billion, Abu Dhabi... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
A guide to Houston's parksHouston Indoor Skydiving: iFly facilities create the sensation of a free-fall,
Houston Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Houston Indoor Skydiving: iFly facilities create the sensation of a free-fall, sans plane or parachute - a vertical wind tunnel produces 60 seconds of wall-to-wall air so participants simply float. It's the skydiving rush without the risk,... Read more
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metro
You'll never believe what used to go on in pubsuse for attracting customers.3. Recover from coach madnessA satirical illustrat
metro / Posted yesterday
use for attracting customers.3. Recover from coach madnessA satirical illustration of coach travel (Picture: Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York) Mail coaches also took passengers. It was the fastest way to travel (London to Glasgow in 42... Read more
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Wheels.ca
Ultra Rare Superbird Goes on the Block at the Toronto Fall Classic Car AuctionPetty. And every season the auction seems to top itself with exceedingly rare v
Wheels.ca / Posted 2 days ago
Petty. And every season the auction seems to top itself with exceedingly rare vehicles that wouldn’t be out of place in a museum. Case in point, the star of the show was a 1970 Plymouth Superbird—a car that really needs no introduction. Based on... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Pair of Japanese cultural treasures speaking at UI this monthexpress the distinct character and beauty of each plant, including the changes
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
express the distinct character and beauty of each plant, including the changes made to it by the forces of nature, such as wind or insects. The local ikebana chapter is a community group, not a UI organization, but it holds monthly workshops at... Read more
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International Business Times
Shocking image of rhino butchered by poachers wins Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2017 Photographer of the Year Competition were named on Tuesday 17 October 2017 duri
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
Photographer of the Year Competition were named on Tuesday 17 October 2017 during a ceremony at the Natural History Museum (NHM), London, which runs the annual competition. NHM Director Sir Michael Dixon said: "The black rhino offers a... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Atlanta: Crossroads Of The WorldSims rides along to sings civil rights hymns and gospel favorites in between th
The Chattanoogan / Posted 3 days ago
Sims rides along to sings civil rights hymns and gospel favorites in between the commentary. The Jimmy Carter Presidential Museum http://www.jimmycarterlibrary.gov can be reached by the 16 Noble bus that leaves from a stop next to the Five Points... Read more
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Eagle Bulletin
FREDDY, JASON AND MICHAEL MYERS, OH MY!makes for some of the scariest jump-out-of-boots experiences you’ve ever had.
Eagle Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
makes for some of the scariest jump-out-of-boots experiences you’ve ever had. The first experience, Professor Whittaker’s Museum of Fright, is the classic haunted house with some of the most detailed rooms you’re likely to see in any haunt in this... Read more
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Daily Press
Wrestling with the sound barrieraeronautical engineer, was puzzling over the unpredictable behavior of so-calle
Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
aeronautical engineer, was puzzling over the unpredictable behavior of so-called "compressibility effects" in the lab's wind tunnels, writes James R. Hansen in "Engineer in Charge: A History of the Langley Aeronautical Laboratory,... Read more
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Daily Press
Striking images reflect Langley Research Center's glorygroundbreaking work in aeronautics and space flight holds countless images reac
Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
groundbreaking work in aeronautics and space flight holds countless images reaching back to the construction of its first wind tunnel. But you only have to look at a few before you recognize that its photographers understood early on they were... Read more
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The Irish Times
The calm before the Big Wind of 1839 was particularly eerieThe Night of the Big Wind was the most devastating storm ever recorded in Irish
The Irish Times / Posted 4 days ago
The Night of the Big Wind was the most devastating storm ever recorded in Irish history. Known in As Gaeilge as “Oiche na Gaoithe Moire”, the hurricane of 6th and 7th January 1839 made more people homeless in a single night than all the sorry decades... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Michael Reese site's evolution: Olympic Village to Amazon campus?water from Lake Michigan for cooling new data centers and redirecting heat from
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
water from Lake Michigan for cooling new data centers and redirecting heat from servers into commercial buildings. Solar, wind and geothermal energy are also part of the plan, he said. Initial steps of the development include renovating the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Light Horse escapade may be the right tonic for CommBank boss Ian Narev of the Light Horse Charge at Beersheba (or Beer Sheva as the AICC refers to it)
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
of the Light Horse Charge at Beersheba (or Beer Sheva as the AICC refers to it), and attend the opening of the new Anzac Museum. That's one way to soothe the burns from the Senate grilling Narev faces later this week. But the main objective of... Read more
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WA Today
Light Horse escapade may be the right tonic for CommBank boss Ian Narevof the Light Horse Charge at Beersheba (or Beer Sheva as the AICC refers to it)
WA Today / Posted 5 days ago
of the Light Horse Charge at Beersheba (or Beer Sheva as the AICC refers to it), and attend the opening of the new Anzac Museum. That's one way to soothe the burns from the Senate grilling Narev faces later this week. But the main objective of... Read more
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The Age
Light Horse escapade may be the right tonic for CommBank boss Ian Narev of the Light Horse Charge at Beersheba (or Beer Sheva as the AICC refers to it)
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
of the Light Horse Charge at Beersheba (or Beer Sheva as the AICC refers to it), and attend the opening of the new Anzac Museum. That's one way to soothe the burns from the Senate grilling Narev faces later this week. But the main objective of... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Light Horse escapade may be the right tonic for CommBank boss Ian Narev of the Light Horse Charge at Beersheba (or Beer Sheva as the AICC refers to it)
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 days ago
of the Light Horse Charge at Beersheba (or Beer Sheva as the AICC refers to it), and attend the opening of the new Anzac Museum. That's one way to soothe the burns from the Senate grilling Narev faces later this week. But the main objective of... Read more
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Boston Globe
Vicki Kennedy is quietly returning to her career, on her own termsGive her some free time and a bit of wind and Vicki Reggie Kennedy will set sai
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
Give her some free time and a bit of wind and Vicki Reggie Kennedy will set sail off Nantucket, often by herself in a Herreshoff 12½ named La Bohème, after the Italian opera she and her late husband — Teddy, she called him — were attending when he... Read more
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Boston Globe
Vicki Kennedy is quietly returning to her career, on her own termsGive her some free time and a bit of wind and Vicki Reggie Kennedy will set sai
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
Give her some free time and a bit of wind and Vicki Reggie Kennedy will set sail off Nantucket, often by herself in a Herreshoff 12½ named La Bohème, after the Italian opera she and her late husband — Teddy, she called him — were attending when he... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Big Temperature Drop & Storms Headed to North TexasA strong cold front will move through North Texas late tonight with strong nort
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 6 days ago
A strong cold front will move through North Texas late tonight with strong north winds, a shot of cooler air, and some rain & storms. The rain will only be around for Sunday morning. The sky will begin clearing out in the afternoon and the wind will... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Death toll rises to 35 in northern California wildfiresComplex Fire at 2:30 a.m. Monday. "All of a sudden, it just started coming dow
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 6 days ago
Complex Fire at 2:30 a.m. Monday. "All of a sudden, it just started coming down the hill towards us," she said. "With the wind, there was no predictable path." The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection, also known as Cal Fire,... Read more
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EuroNews
Death Toll Rises to 34 in Northern California WildfiresComplex Fire at 2:30 a.m. Monday. "All of a sudden, it just started coming dow
EuroNews / Posted 6 days ago
Complex Fire at 2:30 a.m. Monday. "All of a sudden, it just started coming down the hill towards us," she said. "With the wind, there was no predictable path." The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection, also known as Cal Fire,... Read more
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Tahoe Daily Tribune
The latest on California wildfires: Wildfire destroys Schultz homedied and all the memorabilia in it are gone. However, most of his father’s ori
Tahoe Daily Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
died and all the memorabilia in it are gone. However, most of his father’s original artwork is in the Charles M. Schulz Museum in Santa Rosa, and so far that’s escaped the flames. 2:40 p.m. Authorities in Northern California say at least four... Read more
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Daily Herald
In Weinstein saga, Rose McGowan emerges as powerful voiceby Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File) FILE - In this Dec. 3, 2012 file photo,
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File) FILE - In this Dec. 3, 2012 file photo, producer Harvey Weinstein attends the Museum of Modern Art Film Benefit Tribute to Quentin Tarantino in New York. New York City police detectives are taking a... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
California wildfires death toll now 31; home of ‘Peanuts’ creator destroyedA firefighters douses flames as a home burns in the Napa wine region of Califor
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 7 days ago
A firefighters douses flames as a home burns in the Napa wine region of California on October 9, 2017, as multiple wind-driven fires continue to whip through the region. / AFP PHOTO / JOSH EDELSON (Photo credit should read JOSH EDELSON/AFP/Getty... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
California wildfires bring record 31 deathsdied and all the memorabilia in it are gone. However, most of his father's ori
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 7 days ago
died and all the memorabilia in it are gone. However, most of his father's original artwork is in the Charles M. Schulz Museum in Santa Rosa, and so far that's escaped the flames. 2:40 p.m. Authorities in Northern California say at least four... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
California wildfires bring record 31 deathsdied and all the memorabilia in it are gone. However, most of his father's ori
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 7 days ago
died and all the memorabilia in it are gone. However, most of his father's original artwork is in the Charles M. Schulz Museum in Santa Rosa, and so far that's escaped the flames. 2:40 p.m. Authorities in Northern California say at least four... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
California wildfires bring record 31 deathsdied and all the memorabilia in it are gone. However, most of his father's ori
WGEM Quincy / Posted 7 days ago
died and all the memorabilia in it are gone. However, most of his father's original artwork is in the Charles M. Schulz Museum in Santa Rosa, and so far that's escaped the flames. 2:40 p.m. Authorities in Northern California say at least four... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
California wildfires bring record 31 deathsdied and all the memorabilia in it are gone. However, most of his father's ori
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 7 days ago
died and all the memorabilia in it are gone. However, most of his father's original artwork is in the Charles M. Schulz Museum in Santa Rosa, and so far that's escaped the flames. 2:40 p.m. Authorities in Northern California say at least four... Read more
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Lake Placid News
California wildfires bring record 31 deathsdied and all the memorabilia in it are gone. However, most of his father's ori
Lake Placid News / Posted 7 days ago
died and all the memorabilia in it are gone. However, most of his father's original artwork is in the Charles M. Schulz Museum in Santa Rosa, and so far that's escaped the flames. 2:40 p.m. Authorities in Northern California say at least four... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
California wildfires bring record 31 deathsdied and all the memorabilia in it are gone. However, most of his father's ori
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 8 days ago
died and all the memorabilia in it are gone. However, most of his father's original artwork is in the Charles M. Schulz Museum in Santa Rosa, and so far that's escaped the flames. 2:40 p.m. Authorities in Northern California say at least four... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
California wildfires bring record 31 deathsdied and all the memorabilia in it are gone. However, most of his father's ori
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 8 days ago
died and all the memorabilia in it are gone. However, most of his father's original artwork is in the Charles M. Schulz Museum in Santa Rosa, and so far that's escaped the flames. 2:40 p.m. Authorities in Northern California say at least four... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
California wildfires bring record 31 deathsdied and all the memorabilia in it are gone. However, most of his father's ori
KWWL Iowa / Posted 8 days ago
died and all the memorabilia in it are gone. However, most of his father's original artwork is in the Charles M. Schulz Museum in Santa Rosa, and so far that's escaped the flames. 2:40 p.m. Authorities in Northern California say at least four... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
California wildfires bring record 31 deathsdied and all the memorabilia in it are gone. However, most of his father's ori
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 8 days ago
died and all the memorabilia in it are gone. However, most of his father's original artwork is in the Charles M. Schulz Museum in Santa Rosa, and so far that's escaped the flames. 2:40 p.m. Authorities in Northern California say at least four... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
California wildfires bring record 31 deathsdied and all the memorabilia in it are gone. However, most of his father's ori
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 8 days ago
died and all the memorabilia in it are gone. However, most of his father's original artwork is in the Charles M. Schulz Museum in Santa Rosa, and so far that's escaped the flames. 2:40 p.m. Authorities in Northern California say at least four... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
California wildfires bring record 31 deathsdied and all the memorabilia in it are gone. However, most of his father's ori
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 8 days ago
died and all the memorabilia in it are gone. However, most of his father's original artwork is in the Charles M. Schulz Museum in Santa Rosa, and so far that's escaped the flames. 2:40 p.m. Authorities in Northern California say at least four... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
California wildfires bring record 31 deathsdied and all the memorabilia in it are gone. However, most of his father's ori
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 8 days ago
died and all the memorabilia in it are gone. However, most of his father's original artwork is in the Charles M. Schulz Museum in Santa Rosa, and so far that's escaped the flames. 2:40 p.m. Authorities in Northern California say at least four... Read more
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