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4 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

'Gotham,' 'Jane the Virgin' among most promising new fall TV shows

Now that reporters are back from this summer's annual Television Critics Association press tour in Los Angeles, what are some of the best new shows coming our way? Here are five new offerings that stood out for this critic: These big-budget, comic book-inspired efforts are all the rage this year as TV networks try for the same home runs found in ... (more)


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5 hrs ago | The Montreal Gazette

Nolin expected to inherit Senate Speaker's job

Senator Pierre Claude Nolin, chairman of the Senate committee on illegal drugs, answerss questions at a news conference after releasing a preliminary report on marijuana use and other illegal drugs on Thursday May 2, 2002, in Ottawa.


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7 hrs ago |

Puerto Morelos to join the elite '15,000 room club' on the Mexican Caribbean

Make a little room in your closet for another T-shirt you'll be bringing home from Mexico one of these days.


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11 hrs ago | Daily Herald

Asian carp cooking demonstrations part of tourney

Several well-known chefs will be traveling to central Illinois to offer demonstrations on how to cook Asian carp.


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13 hrs ago | KMIZ

Train like a lady lumberjack

Her parents signed her up for a class at the local YMCA in Madison, Wisconsin, and she loved everything about it: the battle of strength, balance and agility between two opponents trying to stay on a log in the middle of a lake.


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17 hrs ago | Amherst Daily News

Gaining perspective: Unique history lessons at Maritime Museum's War of 1812 exhibit

Peter MacLeod, a historian with the Canadian War Museum, shows off some of the travelling 1812 war exhibit at the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic.


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Wed Jul 23, 2014

City GSA agree on moving San Ysidro pedestrian facility

The traffic circle at the end of Camino Camiones in San Ysidro used by pedestirans crossing through the pedestrian processing facility .


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Vancouver Sun

What are the cheapest days to fly in Canada? looks at data

The Vancouver Sun launches Wine Critic for your smartphone, tablet and desktop computer, featuring wine picks, tips, videos, advice on food pairings and more from our expert Anthony Gismondi.

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Business Journal

Orlando No. 67 on Forbes' list of top spots in U.S. for business

Orlando came in at No. 67 overall on a new list from Forbes on the best spots in the U.S. for business.


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KSFO-AM San Francisco

NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio Eats Pizza in Italy with a Fork

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio just can't break his fork habit. The mayor was caught again using the utensil to eat pizza -- this time during lunch with his family in Naples, Italy -- while on vacation.


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The Olympian

Relish these pickled goodies

If you're looking to punch up your plate, reach for a relish. We're not talking limp bits of oversweet pickles from a jar but rather the zippy, tangy, pungent and otherwise palate-rocking flavors of freshly made, bold, ethnic relishes such as Korean kimchee, Indian chutney and German sauerkraut.


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TSA Precheck Screening Now Available at SFO

Travelers who want to move more quickly through airport security can now enroll in TSA Precheck at a new enrollment center at San Francisco International Airport, according to the Transportation Security Administration.


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Pacifica Tribune

Carol Schultz passes away

Carol Beth Schultz passed away peacefully in her home in Martinez, California on June 3, 2014, with her sister Marla Rescino and her husband Bob Rescino by her side.


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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Business Journal

Does Common Council legislation really threaten Lyft and Uber in Milwaukee?

Nonetheless, thousands of people responded to company pleas to "save" the mobile ride-booking services in Milwaukee by petitioning aldermen to block legislation that introduced a path to legalization, including regulations.

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Eliot Spitzer Is Back With New Website To Hold Financial Analysts Accountable

Following a failed bid for New York City comptroller last fall, Eliot Spitzer is returning to the spotlight with a new project that aims to hold Wall Street analysts accountable .


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Daily Mail

Watch two adorable dogs howl with delight as they take to the water in KAYAKS

Back to the good old days! Beautiful vintage railway posters promoting British seaside resorts up for auction in New York Clear turquoise waters, pristine sand and the world's largest pools: The idyllic MAN MADE beaches that rival Mother Nature Brits vote Las Vegas the 'overspend' capital of the world ... as 57% of holidaymakers admit to blowing ... (more)

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The Biggest Celebrity Home Flippers: Ellen DeGeneres, Jennifer Aniston, Jeremy Renner, And More

When Ellen DeGeneres sold the Brody House-a gem of Los Angeles architecture she'd bought in an off-market deal-to billionaire Sean Parker for a cool $55 million a few weeks ago, she turned a $15 million profit in just six short months.


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Deseret News

Closet clutter: How having fewer, better-quality clothes can bring style and happiness

Some people have more clothes than they know what to do with. But focusing on high quality fashion can actually save money in the future.


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Globe and Mail

Five-hour SkyTrain shutdown strands thousands

Commuters are stopped by a gate at the Stadium-Chinatown station during a lengthy delay in service in Vancouver on Monday.


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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Business Journal

Hawaii's Mauna Kea Resort becomes an accredited healthy travel destination

The Institute for Healthy Destination Accreditation - a Washington, D.C.-based nonprofit designed to help resorts and hotels measure and improve health-related initiatives, amenities, facilities and personnel - has chosen its six founding members, including the Mauna Kea Beach Hotel and Hapuna Beach Prince Hotel at Mauna Kea Resort on the Big ... (more)


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