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1 hr ago | St. Albert Gazette

Church Street celebrates community, heritage

Edmonton's historic Church Street area will be the scene of the inaugural Church Street Fair on Saturday.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

CNN

When chemical weapons killed 90,000

World War I ushered in an era of chemical weapons use that lingers, lethally, into the present day.

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Related Topix: History in the News, France, World News, Opinion

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Infection Control Today

Antibiotics After Gall Bladder Surgery Do Not Appear to Reduce Risk of Infection

Among patients who underwent gall bladder removal for acute calculous cholecystitis, lack of postoperative antibiotic treatment did not result in a greater incidence of infections, according to a study in the July 9 issue of JAMA.

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Mirror.co.uk

Our World War: BBC Three drama uses head-cams and thermal imaging to...

Based entirely on the 100-year-old testimonies of the soldiers, the programme kicks off by putting viewers in among the men of the 4th Battalion of The Royal Fusiliers Executive producer or Our World War: 'I'd been wondering what the First World War would have looked like if you had the technology available today' The first battle of ... (more)

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Jalopnik

Ride Along With Chris Harris In His Aston Martin At The Nurburgring 24

The V8 Vantage N430's maiden race went pretty well considering that drivers Chris Harris, Andreas Glden, Oliver Mathai and Dickie Meaden managed to finish in second place at the N24 in the SP10 category.

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Jewish World Review

Paul Greenberg:

Americans have many blessings to count, not least among them the foreigners who come here to learn from us and wind up teaching us.

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

The Independent

A History of the First World War in 100 Moments: The 'blackest...

A History of the First World War in 100 Moments: The 'blackest day' of the German army - and the assault that finally broke its spirit John Lichfield has been The Independent's man in Paris since 1997, covering French news.

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Hispanically Speaking

Pamplona Gets Ready For the Popular Running of the Bulls

On the eve of its popular San Fermin festival, Pamplona has everything ready for the enjoyment and excitement of some 200,000 locals plus thousands attracted from all parts of Spain and all over the world.

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Time

Pink Floyd's First Album in 20 Years Due in October

Pink Floyd in concert in Chantilly, France on July 31, 1994. The iconic band's first album in 20 years, recorded in 1994, will be released in October.

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Korea Herald

Ferry owner barred from holding French exhibit

Police escort Yoo Byung-il, the elder brother of wanted man Yoo Byung-eun, to the Incheon District Prosecutors' Office on June 11. The French government has acknowledged the seriousness of the Sewol ferry disaster by banning fugitive Yoo Byung-eun, who is better known as Ahae in Europe, from holding a scheduled photo exhibition in the country.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

The Independent

A History of the First World War in 100 Moments: A big day at the enchanted chateau

The military top brass plotted the war far from the horrors of the front. Jonathan Brown on the day George V came to stay Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature.

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Sydney Morning Herald

Love and loss on the front line

If only he could have five more minutes in the arms of his wife, Marie. If only he hadn't signed up.

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

American Thinker

French and British Heroes Fight Radical Evil

The late actor Steve McQueen, the "king of cool" -- relaxed, detached, self-confident -- is best remembered for his frenetic car chase through the streets of San Francisco as Bullitt , a detective in pursuit of Mafia villains.

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The Independent

A History of the Great War in 100 Moments: 'Their identification...

Chateau-Thierry, July 1918: Robert C Hoffman, a lieutenant with the US 28th Division, describes the grisly aftermath of the bloody battle for Hill 204 Our organisation lost men heavily from gas near here for they had two rather unpleasant assignments to perform.

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Mon Jun 30, 2014

The Independent

A History of the First World War in 100 Moments: Battlefield heroism...

Chris Green is Senior Reporter at The Independent. He was previously Deputy News Editor, and before that a freelance news reporter.

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The Windsor Star

Rob Ford to return from rehab today, make statement at Toronto city hall

Many eyes will be on Toronto city hall today as Mayor Rob Ford is set to make his return to political life after a stint in rehab.

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Related Topix: Drug Addiction (Substance Abuse), Health, Drugs, North America, Canada, World News, France,

Sun Jun 29, 2014

Thoroughbred Daily News

Azamour Filly Wins the Malleret

Daltama , by Indian Ridge . O-H H The Aga Khan. B-H H The Aga Khan's Studs SC . T-Alain de Royer-Dupre.

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Fri Jun 27, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Tour de France marks World War I centennial

In this June 17, 2014, a bicycle from 1912 stands against a plaque listing the names of Belgian cyclists who died during World War I at the WielerMuseum in Roeselare, Belgium.

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Mon Jun 23, 2014

Paddock Talk

Saturday Night Fever at Paul Ricard

The third round of the 2014 Blancpain Endurance Series will be held at the French track of Paul Ricard.

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MotorAuthority

Audi Wins 2014 NA1 4rburgring 24 Hours

Just a week after its victory at the 24 Hours of Le Mans , Audi has won the equally arduous NA1 4rburgring 24 Hours .

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