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  1. Current events disrupt Showtime series on mass shootingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2017 | The Chronicle Herald

    It came as little surprise to producers, but Showtime's documentary series this fall on mass shooting incidents was itself disrupted by mass shootings. The network cut back on reruns of the series following the Oct. 1 attack at a country music concert in Las Vegas that killed 58 people and injured hundreds.

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  2. Dream Industrial REIT enters $132M U.S. property deal as part of expansion plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | The Chronicle Herald

    Dream Industrial REIT says it has entered into an agreement to acquire four industrial distribution properties in the United States for $131.5 million. The Toronto-based real estate investment trust company says the deal involves industrial hubs in Memphis, Tenn., Orlando, Fla., and Charlotte, N.C and fits into its strategic expansion plans.

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  3. At Disney World, 4 hotels in pilot program to accept petsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2017 | The Chronicle Herald

    The hotels near Orlando, Florida, are Disney's Yacht Club Resort, Disney Port Orleans Resort-Riverside, Disney's Art of Animation Resort and cabins at Fort Wilderness Resort & Campground. The Yacht Club adds $75 to daily room rates for canine guests, the other three, $50.

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  4. The Latest: Coroner: Shooter autopsy done, analysis ongoingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | The Chronicle Herald

    The coroner says an autopsy has been done on the man who authorities say rained gunfire on a concert crowd from a Las Vegas Strip hotel suite and shot himself dead before police burst into his room. Clark County Coroner John Fudenberg didn't say Monday when Stephen Paddock's body would be released to his family or how long it will be before forensic and toxicology results are made public.

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  5. The Latest: Shooter put camera inside hotel room peepholeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2017 | The Chronicle Herald

    Authorities say the Las Vegas shooter put a camera inside the peephole of his hotel room to see down the hallway as he opened fire on a crowd of concertgoers. Undersheriff Kevin McMahill told reporters Tuesday that Stephen Paddock also set up two cameras in the hallway outside his room at the Mandalay Bay casino-hotel so he could watch law enforcement or security approach.

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  6. The Latest: Official details shooter's gambling activityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2017 | The Chronicle Herald

    A U.S. official says Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock had reported at least a dozen gambling transactions of $10,000 or more in the past several weeks. The official also said Tuesday that Paddock had transferred $100,000 to the Philippines in the days before the attack that killed 59 people at a country music concert.

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  7. Late-night TV hosts decry Las Vegas killings, gun lawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2017 | The Chronicle Herald

    Late-night comics decried the Las Vegas mass shooting as a confounding and repetitive American tragedy, with Jimmy Kimmel and Trevor Noah lashing out at politicians who oppose gun control. "I don't know why our so-called leaders continue to allow this to happen," Kimmel said on his ABC show Monday, the day after the worst shooting in modern U.S. history claimed at least 59 lives.

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  8. The Latest: Brother says suspect was high stakes gamblerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2017 | The Chronicle Herald

    A brother of the suspect in the worst U.S. mass shooting in the modern history says Stephen Craig Paddock was "not a normal guy" and frequently played high stakes video poker. Eric Paddock in an interview in Orlando, Florida, says his 64-year-old brother once "texted me a picture that he won $40,000 on a slot machine."

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  9. The Handmaid's Tale has a Yarmouth connectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2017 | The Chronicle Herald

    You may look at the faces of the actors on the drama series The Handmaid's Tale and assume they're not wearing any makeup. Or so it seems.

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  10. Airlines hope to resume flights to devastated Puerto RicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2017 | The Chronicle Herald

    Airlines plan to resume flights to Puerto Rico as early as Friday after Hurricane Maria left the island territory without power. American Airlines says it plans to send its first plane to San Juan from Miami Friday morning.

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  11. SeaWorld seeks restraining order vs. protestersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2017 | The Chronicle Herald

    SeaWorld is seeking a restraining order against three animal rights activists who disrupted a killer whale show at its San Diego park last month in a protest led by actor James Cromwell. The company wants to bar Lyanne Fernandez, Ricky Chavez Rodriguez and Lisa Lange from the San Diego park and SeaWorld's nearby waterslide park, Aquatica, according to court documents filed Thursday in San Diego County Superior Court. 2 comments

  12. Suspect arrested in killings of 2 Fla. officersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2017 | The Chronicle Herald

    A suspect in the fatal shooting of two police officers in Florida was arrested in a bar several hours after the attack, authorities said Saturday. Everett Miller faces a charge of first-degree murder for the killing of Officer Matthew Baxter, who died Friday night after the attack.

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  13. Atlanta building steeped in music history faces demolitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | The Chronicle Herald

    At the edge of downtown Atlanta's historic core, a nondescript brick building holds a little-known 94-year-old tie to music history - it's the spot where a song that many deem the first country hit was recorded. But that physical vestige of Fiddlin' John Carson may be in jeopardy because a developer wants to raze it and build a restaurant linked to a more modern Southern musician: Jimmy Buffett's Margaritaville.

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  14. A look at plans for new rides and more at Disney parksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2017 | The Chronicle Herald

    Disney is calling upon the "Guardians of the Galaxy" and a cohort of blockbuster movies to help modernize its amusement parks. Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Chairman Bob Chapek unveiled the upcoming attractions at both international and domestic Disney parks during its D23 fan expo in Anaheim, California, on July 15. Most of the upcoming projects are expected to be completed by Disney World's 50th anniversary in 2021.

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  15. PHOTOS & VIDEO: Ready to shine: Canadian female pro-wrestlers see glowing future in the ringRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | The Chronicle Herald

    Jessie Mack speaks to a young fan after her bout with Xandra Bale in a SynRGY Pro Wrestling event at the Oshawa Curling Club on Sunday June 4. Netflix recently hopped on the bandwagon with "GLOW," a comedy series loosely based on a real-life ragtag group of wrestlers from the 1980s known as the Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling. And industry behemoth World Wrestling Entertainment plans to make history next week by holding its first all-female event in Orlando, Fla., where 32 women will battle it out.

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  16. Halifax native Murgatroyd to participate in Invictus Games in Toronto in SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | The Chronicle Herald

    Inaugurated in 2014, the event comes as an athletic showcase to celebrate the lives and courage of wounded, sick or injured armed services people. The brainchild came to light via Prince Harry when the Brit decided to pursue the undertaking and launched the event three years ago at London's Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

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  17. Ready to shine: Canadian female pro-wrestlers see glowing future in the ringRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | The Chronicle Herald

    It's a Sunday afternoon at the Oshawa Curling Club, in a city just outside Toronto, and several dozen wrestling fans have gathered to watch the villainous Bale get knocked from her pedestal. "I know you guys haven't seen a girl who looks like me before," she snarls after snatching the microphone from the announcer.

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  18. Report: Runner, age 101, takes women's record for age groupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | The Chronicle Herald

    A 101-year-old runner from Louisiana who just took up the sport a year ago has set a woman's world record in the 100-yard dash for her age group, a newspaper reports. With a time of 39.62 seconds, Julia Hawkins established the record in the 100-yard dash for women 100 and older at this year's National Senior Games in Birmingham, Alabama, The Advocate reported.

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  19. First-round picks Warmoth, Pearson sign with Blue Jays, practise in TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | The Chronicle Herald

    In Nate Pearson's first visit to Toronto he got right down to the business of being a tourist, going to the CN Tower and dining with his family in the revolving restaurant at the top of the landmark. He got to be on the field at Rogers Centre on Wednesday afternoon along with fellow Blue Jays prospect Logan Warmoth.

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  20. 20 years later, new generation of Harry Potter fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | The Chronicle Herald

    K'lyssa Moore wasn't that much older than the elementary school students she now teaches when she first fell in love with Harry Potter soon after the books first started coming out. The 28-year-old reads at least part of the first book to her classes, and isn't at all surprised when they fall under the spell of the boy wizard, just like she did, and are endlessly curious about what happens next, just like she was.

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