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Move over Pokemon, a legion of new cutesy monsters is haunting Japan and set to break out all over the world after trampling the competition at home. Jibanyan, main character of YO-Kai Watch, meets children at an event in Tokyo on Aug 12, 2014.
7 hrs ago | Examiner.com
Knitting can be a very rewarding art. With all the unique patterns and designs that you can create, the ideas are endless.
11 hrs ago | SFGate
John Travolta is a certified private pilot who owns five aircraft , so it's only fitting that the 60-year-old actor's Florida home has two runways that lead directly to his front door. "We designed the house for the jets and to have at our access the world at a moment's notice, and we succeeded at that," a bearded Travolta said during an interview Thursday on Australia's "Today."
13 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News
In my work as pastor and hospital chaplain I'm constantly asked, "How can God allow such suffering in the world?" Faithful Christians die of cancer and heart disease; the military-industrial complex stages war-for-profit escapades in places such as Vietnam and Iraq, and thousands of U.S. service people are maimed or killed as a result; ISIS Sunni Muslims murder members of other faiths, and even other Muslims; bankers and hedge fund managers crash the economy, and while millions of Americans lose their jobs and homes as a result, the people responsible for the disaster enjoy their golden parachutes and never go to jail.
18 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle
For Statton Furniture's third-generation president and the Hagerstown manufacturer's craftsmen and customers, it was a sad time in late 2008 when the 82-year-old company sold off its machinery and tools, and shut its doors. Who would guess that just a few months later, the venerable Statton name would be back in the furniture-making business? Bounce back it did during the winter of 2009 when Eben Conner, who owns a custom woodworking company called The Master's Woodshop, struck a deal with former Statton president Hunt Hardinge to begin production again.
21 hrs ago | The Times of India
Origami paper cranes hang on a board offering prayers and condolences to the Malaysia Airlines MH370 and MH17 victims and their families at a Chinese bereavement centre in Kuala Lumpur, on September 9, 2014. KUALA LUMPUR: The Australia-led search team for the missing Malaysian Flight MH370 has discovered 58 hard objects inconsistent with the Indian Ocean seabed, raising hopes of solving the over six months-long aviation mystery.
The annual Great Smoky Mountains Railroad's RAILFEST greets the beginning of autumn with sweet melodies of mountain music and memories of yesteryear filling the air. On Saturday and Sunday discover fantastic finds at the Mountain Craft Fair.
Think about what you'd really like to do on your vacation and create a list to narrow your choices - whether it's hitting the beach, going shopping, climbing a mountain or visiting a museum. Consider whether you can do this somewhere nearby, or whether you know anyone who has done your chosen activities before on a similar budget.
Chambersburg Police Cpl. Michael Taylor gets kisses from Rownan at the Franklin County Department of Emergency Services open house.
The aviation department at Glendale Community College is celebrating a new addition this week in the form of a 1983 Cessna, the third plane the campus has acquired for its pilot training program. Earlier this week, college trustees approved the $62,000 purchase of the 172P model, making the program eligible to serve 30% more students.
ART students and would-be artists in Crewe are being given the chance to win a A 500 art hamper to help kick-start their career . Hobbycraft in Crewe is launching its 'KickstART Art' competition to help support local creative talents aged 16 and over, and give customers the chance to vote for their favourites.
Families of three women and a teenage girl who were murdered in northern British Columbia by one of Canada's youngest serial killers finally had a chance Friday to tell a judge about the pain they have endured. Twenty-four-year-old Cory Legebokoff was convicted Thursday in B.C. Supreme Court of the first-degree murders of Cynthia Maas, 35, Jill Stuchenko, 35, Natasha Montgomery, 23, and 15-year-old Loren Leslie.
Years ago, if a man uncapped a pumpkin-flavored beer at a Sunday NFL party, it would have likely resulted in endless insults aimed at his masculinity. In 2014, the guy still tipping back Bud Light is fodder.
The Experimental Aircraft Association Chapter 122 hosts the EAA's B-17G Flying Fortress "Aluminum Overcast" at Capital City Airport, September 12, 2014. The World War II bomber is available for tours and flights from Sept.
Researchers from North Carolina State University, Duke University and the University of Copenhagen have created the world's largest DNA origami, which are nanoscale constructions with applications ranging from biomedical research to nanoelectronics. "These origami can be customized for use in everything from studying cell behavior to creating templates for the nanofabrication of electronic components," says Dr. Thom LaBean, an associate professor of materials science and engineering at NC State and senior author of a paper describing the work.
Looking to capitalize on Jacksonville's growing craft beer scene, two women with a passion for beer are bringing a combination bar/beer store to Five Points. Alewife will move into the former Riverside Liquors and Village Wine Shop and open in December.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 11:18 pm
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