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41 min ago | Stumptown Footy

Portland's Early Soccer History: Part II

In December 1907, a city league formed with three distinct teams. Cameron and the executive committee of the PAFC arranged the league so that teams were not independent and the pool of players filling out each roster came directly from the PAFC membership.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Portland, OR, Multnomah (Portland, OR), Albina (Portland, OR), Sports, US Soccer, Portland Timbers

Jim Parsons takes the Ice Bucket Challenge (August 17, 2014)

Watch A Tortoise Chase Down A Remote-Controlled Truck With ALL ITS MIGHT

This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose

Police Fatally Shoot Another Black Male Near Ferguson

4 hrs ago | WBOC-TV Salisbury

Day One of Murder Trial in 2013 Fatal Shooting of Princess Anne Man

PRINCESS ANNE , Md.- It is day one of the trial for one of four men charged in the murder of a 35-year-old man, who was shot to death on Thanksgiving in 2013.


Related Topix: Princess Anne, MD, Life, Holidays, Worcester County, MD, Somerset County, MD

6 hrs ago | KREM-TV Spokane

Video appears to show Islamic State beheading U.S. journalist

A gruesome video released Tuesday appears to show an Islamist fighter beheading a U.S. freelance photographer who was kidnapped in Syria nearly two years ago.


Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Life, Holidays

6 hrs ago | WMTW-TV Auburn

US officials work to confirm ISIS video of journalist's beheading

An ISIS video appears to show the beheading of James Foley, a photojournalist from New Hampshire, who has been missing for nearly two years.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Kelly Ayotte, US Senate, Republican, Democrat, Senator Jeanne Shaheen, Life, Holidays

9 hrs ago | Florida Baptist Witness

Grace for the Gibsons

On Thanksgiving Day 2013 Philip and Jodi Gibson, a Jacksonville based couple and member of First Baptist Church Jacksonville, took their 6 year old son Stephen to the emergency room.


Related Topix: Jacksonville, FL, Life, Holidays

13 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald

Fall films worth looking forward to

It's time to put aside all that comic book reading that we call "research," sweep the word "sequel" aside and get serious about movies, because "serious movie season" is here.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays

16 hrs ago | San Mateo Daily Journal

Happy birthday

Actually happy birthday to us and by us I mean the entire Daily Journal family. As of Monday, the Peninsula's little paper that could turned the big 1-4.


Related Topix: Life, Opinion

17 hrs ago | Sun-Star

Neri: People

BIRTHDAY CELEBRANT. Judge Esperanza Garcia and husband, former Cebu governor and 3rd district congressman Pablo Garcia during her birthday lunch at the penthouse of the Cebu CFI Bldg.


Related Topix: Philippines, World News, Life, Holidays, Theater, Arts

Mon Aug 18, 2014


Hello Kitty Launched into Space to Entice Private Companies to Work with Satellites

Many people around the world are familiar with the white cat with a bright pink hair bow called Hello Kitty, one of Japan's most famous mascots.


Related Topix: Life, Hello Kitty, Hobbies, Holidays

The Wichita Eagle

Keep Labor Day healthy with grilled chicken salad

Labor Day, summer's last hurrah, is a feast day. And mostly - tell the truth - we tend to overdo it.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Vegetables, Holidays, Meat, Chicken, Recipes, Entertainment

CBS Local

State Fair Of Texas Announces Big Tex Choice Award Food Finalists

It's almost that time again for Big Tex to dust off his boots and set up shop at the State Fair of Texas.


Related Topix: Texas, Life, Holidays, Potatoes, Food, Vegetables, Benavides, TX, Drink, Cocktails, Cake, Baked Goods, Dessert

Sun Aug 17, 2014

In-depth Africa

Fayose, Adeyeye promise to collaborate for Ekiti's development

Ekiti State Governor-Elect, Dr Ayodele Fayose and Minister for State for Works, Prince Dayo Adeyeye have reiterated their determination to work together to ensure rapid and sustained development for Ekiti State.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays

Better Homes & Gardens

Spode Thanksgiving

Spode's distinctive Woodland pattern depicts game animal and bird studies perfectly framed by a rich sepia-tone border of stylized Victorian flowers.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays

Sat Aug 16, 2014

Jamaica Observer

Manchester has lost a father figure in Birkley Bennett

BUSINESSMAN Birkley Bennett was remembered as a great corporate citizen, philanthropist and father figure at a thanksgiving service for his life at the Bryce United Church in Coleyville, Manchester on Thursday, August 13. Bennett, who was shot and killed by gunmen on July 24, was sent off in an emotional ceremony, which saw hundreds of persons from ... (more)


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Jamaica, NY

Commercial Dispatch

Ask Rufus: Green corn and dancing under a full moon

The beginning of a Choctaw dance in 1909. Photographed in Louisiana for Bureau of American Ethnology, Bulletin 48. Photo by: Courtesy photo Last week there was a spectacular full moon.


Related Topix: Life, Opinion

The Gloucester County Times

Bethany gathers services; Welcome the Lalannes; Carolscatz; BEN Column, Aug. 16, update 4

The column that says Salvation Army Lts. Sergo and Edelyne Lalanne will make a difference in this area, starting with collecting turkeys for Thanksgiving as well as Edelyne and Tonya Allen cooking the Thanksgiving dinner, don't you think, and Aug. 18 is Edelyne's birthday.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Bridgeton, NJ, Cumberland County, NJ, Millville, NJ


Army Specialist returns home to Conway from overseas

After spending 10 months overseas and missing Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years and birthdays, US Army Specialist Chaqueena Bennett surprised her family when she returned home to Conway Saturday afternoon.


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St. Cloud Times

Wood column: Like life, skies are always changingWood column: Like...

Wood column: Like life, skies are always changing Sale of a family farm, threatening clouds interspersed with clear skies made me think.


Related Topix: Mapleton, IA, Life, Holidays, Tornado, Natural Disasters, Weather

The Sunnyvale Sun

Web head

It was a few days before Thanksgiving in 2008 when the woman who calls herself "The Pie Lady" showed up with her 6-year-old daughter at Kirsten Harris's home in Campbell.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Santa Clara County, CA, Campbell, CA, Baked Goods, Dessert, Food, Pies, Santa Clara, CA

Woodstock remembered on 45th anniversary

Events are being held this weekend in the New York town of Woodstock where the iconic festival was held 45 years ago.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays