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  1. Movie review: 'Zed Plus'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Chandrakant Dwivedi wields the directorial baton after a long hiatus to weave a political satire borrowing heavily from the country's past and current leaders. The PM appears to look like NaMo, but a closer look reveals he can't speak Hindi.

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  2. Canadian Aboriginal Lit Finds New SuccessRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Publishers' Weekly

    Aboriginal writers in Canada have seen waves of success before, but some industry members believe the current wave could make a bigger impact on Canadian readers and literature than any in the past. More than 100,000 copies of Thomas King's The Inconvenient Indian: A Curious Account of Native People in North America have been shipped by Random House of Canada since it was published in late 2012.

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  3. Town Talk: Brave shooting victim among stars turning out for hospitals' gala eventRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Canada.com

    After being shot in June, Reckless Bikes owner Paul Dragan attended the Night of a Thousand Stars gala with wife Ericka. FIGHTING FIT: The VGH & UBC Hospital Foundations recent Night of a Thousand Stars gala reportedly raised $1.7 million toward the acquisition of a further CT scanner.

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  4. Donor, museum differ on display of Hitler photographsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Virginian-Pilot

    Doris Baker, at her home in Virginia Beach on Nov. 21, 2014, looks over some copies of black and white photographs of Adolf Hitler. Baker was a teacher in the post-WWII years in Germany, where an American soldier gave her the photographs from Hitler's Alps hideaway in Bavaria.

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  5. 1794 - Thirty Days Of Madness #NaNoWriMoRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Horse

    On November 1, participants begin working towards the goal of writing a 50,000-word novel by 11:59 PM on November 30. Valuing enthusiasm, determination, and a deadline, NaNoWriMo is for anyone who has ever thought fleetingly about writing a novel. - About, NaNoWriMo As the blurb above suggests, National Novel Writing Month is a website and an event of sorts where the task is to write a 50,000 word novel in a month? Sounds difficult? Not really.

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  6. Coal City On Broadway Dancers show this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Morris Daily Herald

    Elliana Allen, 7, who plays Woodstock in the On Broadway Dance Studio production "Christmas Time is Here," is helped off Snoopy's doghouse Tuesday during a rehearsal at Coal City High School.

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  7. Bugg Lights display finds new home, new talentRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KRQE Albuquerque

    An annual holiday tradition is moving out of Albuquerque. The Bugg Lights have a new home and a new look.

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  8. Canon's top DSLR shows marked improvementsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Independent.ie

    Oh me oh my: Canon's 7D Mark 2 is one serious camera. But are all of its bells and whistles - and there are a lot of them -enough to justify its choice over the company's slightly cheaper 'full frame' 6D? After a month using using the 20-megapixel snapper, I've concluded that if you can live with a limited number of lenses , this is a more powerful device than the 6D with only one or two niggles.

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  9. First Lutheran pastor retires after 17 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    Luber, 66, is a native of Okarche, Okla., though he grew up in Lawrence. His undergraduate studies were done at St. John's College in Winfield, and Concordia Senior College in Fort Wayne, Ind.

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  10. Re: how does it compare with ring laserRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | EETimes

    No, the fiber optic and ring laser gyros are more accurate, but much more expensive than the BAW. In fact, there are high-end tuning fork gyros for industrial applications that are much more bulky and expensive, but more accurate than the BAW.

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  11. Re: Sony, don't "do a Motorola"Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | EETimes

    My entire department turned down the transfer to Scottsdale in 1968, and the entire unit was moved the to Comm division, then attached to the Rsearch group in Schaumburg. Reminds me of the "RONA game" once played at Motorola management retreats.

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  12. 6 Things You Didn't Know About ChespiritoRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Switched

    Roberto GA3mez BolaA os, better known as Chespirito, was a well-rounded entertainer. The comedian, writer, actor and director passed away on Friday in CancAon, Mexico.

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  13. Today in History for Nov. 29Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    On Nov. 29, 1964, the U.S. Roman Catholic Church instituted sweeping changes in the liturgy, including the partial use of English instead of Latin. - 1924, Italian composer Giacomo Puccini died in Brussels before he could complete his opera "Turandot."

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  14. Audiences behave badly at the Esplanade, and it's getting worseRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Straits Times

    ... way to the occasional picture-taking flashbang. No one likes a rendition of A Badly-behaved Audience, but premiere arts venue the Esplanade says that such inconsiderate behaviour has become more common in recent times. "It's been getting worse over ...

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  15. Writers turn to self-publishing to fulfil dreams in OmanRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    Sarah Syed, a 16-year-old Pakistani who was born and raised in Muscat, and her uncle Akhtar Naveed Syed, who has lived here since 2005, are from a family that includes poets and authors Muscat: A promising young novelist and her poetic uncle have turned to self-publishing as a way to fulfil their literary dreams. Sarah Syed, a 16-year-old Pakistani who was born and raised in Muscat, and her uncle Akhtar Naveed Syed, who has lived here since 2005, are from a family that includes poets and authors.

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  16. Behind the ScenesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Fort Morgan Times

    Two drama students go to work shaving off Director Nathan Howe's hair. Howe agreed to shave his head if Jay Armstrong, playing Oliver Warbucks, shaved his for the part.

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  17. Good food and good music makes for a great Christmas traditionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Canada.com

    Coming off an impressive performance with the Regina Symphony Orchestra, the South Saskatchewan Youth Orchestra is finalizing preparations for its annual Christmas Brunch. The SSYO, under the direction of Alan Denike, took to the stage on Nov. 22 with the RSO as part of the Masterworks Series performance of Prokofiev's Fifth.

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  18. Stargazing in SingaporeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Star Online

    ... ing Marina Bay Sands, Shaw Theatres Lido, National Museum of Singapore, The Projector (formerly Golden Theatre) and The Arts House. Tickets for SGIFF are available for purchase at all Sistic outlets.

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  19. Newport diorama on displayRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | South Wales Argus

    AFTER three months of painstaking work it is now possible to gaze at Medieval Newport in 3D, as a model of the city centre is on display at the University of South Wales. The diorama shows the castle; the Newport ship; Newport's medieval friary and its city walls, in a detailed model of the settlement in years gone by.

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  20. Fargo flips for ESPN's 'College GameDay'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ESPN had an idea: Get a live bison, hustle it through the back of the historic Fargo Theatre and have the 350-pound animal pop out the front door onto the set of "College GameDay." "You want to do what?" asked Emily Beck, the executive director of the 1920s-era movie theater.

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