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4 hrs ago | KSWO
A grand jury has indicted a former south Mississippi teacher in connection with the alleged molestation of students over a period of four decades. WLOX-TV reports that William Richard Pryor was in U.S. District Court in Gulfport Monday.
8 hrs ago | WXLO-FM Worcester
One Direction will travel to Universal Orlando Resort in Florida in November to celebrate the release of their fourth album, FOUR . On November 17, the day of the album's release, the band will perform on NBC's Today show, live from Orlando.
10 hrs ago | The Irish World Newspaper
The harrowing experiences of Irish children, adopted to the US by Irish nuns in the 50's and 60's is being investigated in a new BBC documentary. The journalist who uncovered the story of Philomena, which went on to be an Oscar nominated film is probing the Catholic Church's role in an adoption trade who saw 2,000 babies taken from their mothers and sent abroad.
10 hrs ago | Seattle
The rattle and whistle of trains have long provided a soundtrack for beachgoers at Golden Gardens, salmon spotters at the Ballard locks and sports fans headed to a game in SoDo. So it's not surprising that so few bother to watch the trains anymore.
14 hrs ago | USA Today
The SLS Las Vegas is the third U.S. incarnation of the luxury hotel chain from sbe, following Beverly Hills and South Beach locations. Starck calls the SLS Vegas a "Christmas gift."
14 hrs ago | China Daily
Educational exchanges between the world's two largest economies are not just for students. Teachers can also get in on the act.
15 hrs ago | The Washington Post
A former GOP governor is traveling extensively, speaks passionately about the lack of presidential leadership, is conversant in foreign policy and has a comprehensive vision for domestic reform. A presidential contender? Well, that is what everyone wants to know about Jeb Bush.
How quickly the tone changes in the nation's capital. Five days ago, the White House was the epicenter of solemnity and serious talk about the state of national security and America's place in the world.
Joseph Fair hunts viruses. That's his thing. The 37-year-old American loves chasing dangerous pathogens, studying them in secure labs or searching for them in jungles where the microbes lurk.
14, 2014. . Tourists watch the ocean from inside a swimming pool at a resort in Los Cabos, Mexico, Sunday, Sept.
Fall used to be off-peak for tourism everywhere except New England and other fall foliage destinations. But autumn tourism is rising, with traditional summer hotspots increasingly busy September through November.
Continuing last week's theme, we asked frequent fliers from the University of Illinois: Where's the most interesting place your research has taken you? "I can name three places: Shanghai in 2005, Bangkok in 2006 and Washington, D.C., in 2010. My trips to Shanghai and Bangkok were to speak at the World Toilet Organization about my research on gender and family issues in the design of public restrooms.
Hank Huizinga, 89, left, and his sister Elsa Barry, 91, right, laugh as they talk about their time serving in World War II. Both siblings will be going on an honor flight to Washington, D.C., this month.
The images are startling. A man, a dog, and a gigantic six-foot inflatable testicle trudging across the horizon.
According to a new study, Oklahoma City is the second most dangerous city in the entire nation, but a city spokesperson said Oklahoma City Mayor Mick Cornett isn't buying it. Several News 9 viewers and Oklahoma City visitors felt the same way.
In this Friday, Sept. 12, 2014 photo, Angie Trombley carries a crate of Islanders, purple-colored heirloom peppers, grown in a caterpillar-style greenhouse at the Squire Tarbox Farm on Westport Island, Maine.
OPINION: Alaska's economy has been bent over an oil barrel for far too long. New industries mean more "legs" for the "stool" of Alaska's economy, and that's one of the biggest reasons Alaska should vote yes on Proposition 2. Let's face it.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 06:18 pm
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