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1 hr ago |

It's a dog's life in this book

My nine-year-old daughter showed her usual level of interest when I handed her Voltaire visits Ottawa and Voltaire visits Paris to read in bed.


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5 hrs ago | Boing Boing

'Hawaii by Air' opens at Smithsonian Air and Space: history of air travel to the islands

A new exhibition on the history and evolution of air travel to the Hawaiian Islands opens today at the Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum in Washington, D.C. " Hawaii by Air " features Hawaiian travel posters, photographs and ephemera from the museum's collections that show how air travel to Hawaii developed, how the travel experience ... (more)


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10 hrs ago | KMIZ

bottle of pills spilling out, medicine

Nine times out of 10, pharmacists and doctors will buy the generic version of aspirin, rather than a brand-name like Bayer.


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11 hrs ago | CNN

Why neon lights are dying

Neon might be fading, but there are still plenty of places around the world to spot the glowing signs.


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15 hrs ago | Newtownabbey Today

Newtownabbey students flying the flag in the USA

Study USA students Aisling Wilson, Leah Rea and Carrie Neal attending the British Council s orientation event at the University of Ulster, Belfast.


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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Star Phoenix

Chicken farmers get fed funding for disease control research

Supporters and friends of Marlene Carter welcomed a Saskatoon judge's decision not to sentence the mentally disabled, self-harming woman to an indefinite term behind bars.


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Beltline restaurant's flood recovery an 'amazing' success story

Last year's devastating flood in Calgary was like a brutal punch to the gut for restaurant owner Brendan Bankowski.


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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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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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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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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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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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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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