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3 hrs ago | WNYC-AM New York

They Are The Body Collectors: A Perilous Job In The Time Of Ebola

"When I wake up in the morning, I will pray to God to give me strength and focus," says 21-year-old Sorie Fofana.

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Related Topix: Collecting, Life, Liberia, World News, Africa, Epidemic, Natural Disasters

7 hrs ago | Marine Corps Times

Cave team: Erin Corwin found in unmapped gold mine

Christopher Lee, right, is escorted into the courtroom for a hearing Tuesday in Joshua Tree, Calif.

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Related Topix: Life, Spelunking, Celebrities, Christopher Lee, Joshua Tree, CA, Twentynine Palms, CA, San Bernardino County, CA

11 hrs ago | PC World

Can 'Gundam' fans build a six-story walking robot?

It's half the size of the Statue of Liberty, has flashing eyes and steam rising from its body as it towers over puny humans by Tokyo Bay.

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Related Topix: Robots, Science / Technology, Life, Anime and Manga

15 hrs ago | Weekly Packet

Haystack announces final summer exhibit, evening programs

Haystack's final summer exhibition of 2014, Made in Maine: Work by Recent Fellowship Recipients is on view at the school's Center for Community Programs through August 31. The Center, located at 22 Church Street in Deer Isle village , will be open Wednesday, and Friday-Sunday from 1-5 p.m. for the duration of the show.

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Related Topix: Deer-Isle, ME, Bar Harbor, ME, Gateway (Washington, DC), Life, Crafts, Columbia University, University of Minnesota

19 hrs ago | Portland Tribune

Make way for River Beer or Never Fear, River Beer is Crystal Clear or ...

The Oregon Brew Crew , the state's oldest and largest home-brewing club, with 250 members, thought their brewers had seen and sipped it all.

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Related Topix: Beer, Oregon, Life, Homebrewing, Hillsboro, OR, Washington County, OR, Tualatin, OR

23 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

Julie Christie: Muck raking will draw a backlash

It's hard to believe it's almost three years since Richie McCawesome and his boys held the fate of John Key's Government in their hands.

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Related Topix: Life, Conspiracy Theory

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Whittier Daily News

Fontana elementary school makes a contacta with International Space Station

FONTANA >> Seven students from Dorothy Grant Elementary School in rapid-fire succession Wednesday asked an International Space Station astronaut questions about shaving, where he gets oxygen and why he wanted to venture into space.

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Related Topix: Fontana, CA, Science / Technology, Space, Life, Ham Radio, Education Etc., NASA

OhNoTheyDidnt

Hello Kitty Is Not a Cat, Sanrio Reveals

Christine R. Yano is an anthropologist from the University of Hawaii who has spent years studying the phenomenon that is Hello Kitty.

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Related Topix: Life, Hello Kitty, Japanese-American, Asian-American

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Home brewers toast new law

In this July 23, 2014 photo, samples of home-brewed beer are seen at brewer Glen Forneris' home in Mattoon, Ill.

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Related Topix: Life, Homebrewing, Wine, Drink

Berkshire Eagle

Eclectic Shelburne Falls

The town of Shelburne Falls, located just off the Mohawk Trail , is home to an active artists' colony, the Bridge of Flowers, Glacial Potholes, Shelburne Falls Trolley Museum and many small shops, galleries and eateries that beg to be explored.

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Related Topix: Shelburne Falls, MA, Drink, Coffee, Life, Crafts

The New Zealand Herald

Caving in to Waitomo's bright lights

"This rock fell during an earthquake," announces Uncle Trev, our guide as he pointed to a block of limestone 4m long by 2m wide and half a metre deep, weighing at least 10 tonnes.

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Related Topix: Life, Spelunking, Earthquake, Natural Disasters, Travel

Gazette-news.co.uk

Salvation Army volunteers to collect donations in Colchester in September

MEMBERS of the Salvation Army are urging residents to beware bogus collectors as they get ready for their own big collection.

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Related Topix: Collecting, Life

The Sparta Independent

Area sewing clubs needle away

The Newton Needlers are one such neighborhood group in the North Jersey chapter of the American Sewing Guild.

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Related Topix: Life, Sewing, Andover, NJ, Embroidery, Branchville, NJ, Sussex County, NJ, Entertainment

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Home

Review: 'As Above' so-so

"Abandon all hope, ye who enter here," is the inscription uncovered by a gang of 20-something treasure hunters in the catacomb-hopping horror flick, "As Above, So Below."

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Related Topix: Life, Spelunking, Harry Potter, Books

People

Erin Corwin Murder: How Detectives Located Her Body

The cave specialist instrumental in locating Erin Corwin's body deep within a remote gold mine shaft is still scratching his head over the San Bernardino Sheriff's Department's success in finding the 19-year-old murder victim.

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Related Topix: Life, Spelunking, US National Parks, Joshua Tree National Park

CNews

Emergency landing: Passenger seizes controls

An Australian pilot made an emergency landing after wresting back the controls of his light aircraft from an 82-year-old passenger who grabbed them midflight, the aircraft's charter company said.

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Related Topix: Australia, Oceania, World News, Flying, Life,

The Advertiser

Radio Amateurs call on new recruits to tune into the world

As social media takes over, enthusiasts from North Yorkshire are calling for recruits to join a new club using historic communications technology to talk to the world.

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Related Topix: Life, Ham Radio, North Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom

Kotaku

If You Like Video Games and Anime, You'll Love These Japanese Sweets

Twitter user Otakumi makes Japanese sweets or "wagashi" . Traditionally, they are served with tea and are inspired by nature or animals motifs.

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Related Topix: Life, Anime and Manga

KLEW-TV Lewiston

The multi-use path from SR-270 to Grimes Way will close for a month

A reminder from Pullman. The installation of a new sewer line is forcing a portion of the Terre View Drive multi-use path to close starting on Monday.

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Related Topix: Pullman, WA, Life, Ham Radio

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Kotaku

Toy Thief Escapes Internet Justice, Gets Arrested Instead

Junkies and drug addicts usually steal and sell goods to buy hard drugs, but for one Japanese otaku, his theft was fueled by a different sort of addiction.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Robots, Life, Anime and Manga, Prison

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