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  1. Royal wedding party brings 4-year-old's princess dreams to lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | CBC News

    The ChA teau Laurier's royal wedding watch party doubled as a fundraiser for the Make-A-Wish Foundation - and it allowed Nour Shaaban to realize her dreams of becoming a princess. Nour Shaaban was diagnosed with cancer when she was five months old, and had her wish fulfilled by the Make-A-Wish Foundation on Saturday.

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  2. Oregon teen returns to track competition as para-athleteRead the original story

    Yesterday | Washington Times

    He was a passenger in the back seat of a Jeep Wrangler late in the afternoon of Oct. 22, headed to Nestucca for a fishing expedition with two friends. Only Baker , who was wearing a seat belt, suffered serious injuries after the vehicle rolled over and plunged down what he described as "a 35-foot embankment" in slippery conditions.

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  3. New Jersey social media star Young King Dave, who went viral for 'smoking doinks,' diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Philly.com

    New Jersey-based social media personality Young King Dave, who recently rose to viral fame online through "smoking doinks" on Instagram, has died. He was 19. The social media star, real name David James Nixon, died Thursday in a New Jersey hospital due to complications stemming from a collapsed lung, Motherboard reports.

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  4. N.J. social media star Young King Dave, known for 'smokin' doinks,' dead at 19Read the original story

    Friday | The Jersey Journal

    David James Nixon , a social media personality better known as Young King Dave , has died at 19, reports Vice's Motherboard. Nixon, who lived in Middletown, was an aspiring rapper known for Instagram videos in which he said he was "smokin' doinks" - and, on one memorable occasion last September, " smokin' doinks in the Amish ."

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  5. Raize the Roof's looking for Canberra's most stylish interior designerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Age

    Canberra charity Raize the Roof is looking for people with a knack for styling interiors to go head-to-head styling a house in Bonner. Former big brother contestant Jason Roses, store manager of Ikea Canberra Sean Howell, and raize the roof co-founder Danielle Dal Cortivo.

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  6. One-of-a-Kind Candy Dispensers - The Royal Wedding is Being...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 17 | Trend Hunter Magazine

    The upcoming royal wedding is now being celebrated with a charitable eBay auction of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle PEZ dispensers. The design of the item is a follow-up to the successful 'William & Kate' collectibles from 2011.

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  7. ILES students learn from a professional fishermanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 16 | Peak Of Ohio

    Professional fisherman Mike Defibaugh encouraged students to practice hard and dream big when it comes to "reeling in" success in life. Mike Defibaugh, from nearby Rushsylvania, recently spoke to students about what it takes to become a professional fisherman, including hours and hours of practice.

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  8. Patton Elementary students walk to make wishes come trueRead the original story

    Wednesday May 16 | Daily Herald

    Students, families and teachers from Patton Elementary School in Arlington Heights flooded the neighborhood Wednesday afternoon for the school's 11th annual Walkathon to benefit the Make-A-Wish Foundation. The school community has raised about $110,000 through the event over the last decade, and they anticipate the total will hit $120,000 after this year.

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  9. Telcos take slice of DWTS text profits before charityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 15 | The New Zealand Herald

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  10. Andrew McCutchen's return to PittsburghRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 11 | McCovey Chronicles

    Lin Manuel Miranda described a personal legacy as "planting seeds in a garden you don't get to see." Which is true, I suppose, on the larger scale.

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    Friday May 11 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    Man uses phony money to buy merchandise at Miromar Outlets - ABC-7.com WZVN News for Fort Myers, Cape Coral & Naples, Florida Lee County deputies said a black man, wearing all black, and in a black wheelchair is accused of targeting the Reebok and Claire's stores Wednesday afternoon. Deputies said the man used the fake bills to buy $60 worth of merchandise, and got away with about $130 of real change combined from both stores.

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  12. Man uses phony money to buy merchandise at Miromar OutletsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 10 | NBC2 News

    Lee County deputies said a black man, wearing all black, and in a black wheelchair is accused of targeting the Reebok and Claire's stores Wednesday afternoon. Deputies said the man used the fake bills to buy $60 worth of merchandise, and got away with about $130 of real change combined from both stores.

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  13. Celebrity bartenders tap community to support Make-A-WishRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 7 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    The celebrity bartenders will compete for tips at Waterman's Brewing Company from 6-9 p.m. Thursday to raise money for the Make-a-Wish Foundation. Christian's wish to do to Disney World was granted in December 2017.

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  14. Top Trumps and character cupcakes among royal wedding souvenirsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 9 | Andover Advertiser

    From confectionery and card games to toy characters and carriages, royal fans have a host of wedding souvenirs to choose from. The latest addition to the commemorative items is a limited-edition deck of Top Trumps cards celebrating Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's big day.

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  15. Beautician Charlotte beats 900 to clinch a major national awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 8 | Eastern Daily Press

    A beautician who set up her own businesses in the centre of Norwich 14 years ago has been named beautician of the year. Beating around 900 other beauticians for the top spot in a national award, Charlotte Sims, owner of Charisma Beauty and Nails, has been crowned the overall winner.

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  16. Here's when the street rods return to YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 8 | The York Daily Record

    Get your lawn chairs ready: Here's when the street rods return to York About 3,000 street rods, muscle cars, custom cars and other specialty vehicles will soon roll through York County. Check out this story on ydr.com: A street rodder waves to people watching along West Market Street as they participate in the Street Rod Nationals East parade along Market Street on Friday, June 3, 2016.

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  17. Student volunteers canvas metro Detroit on - Be the Difference Day'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 7 | C & G Newspapers

    From left, Bishop Foley students Abrielle Matibag, Marisa Goldie and Erin Sandelin share a moment with Fennelly, a Lab mix. The animal rescue was just one of more than 20 sites across metro Detroit where volunteers went on Be the Difference Day.

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  18. Foot Locker surprises Ronkonkoma teen with $20K scholarshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 7 | Newsday

    A Ronkonkoma teen has received a $20,000 Foot Locker Foundation college scholarship as one of 20 student athletes chosen from a pool of more than 13,000 applicants nationwide. Marina Duszak,18, was diagnosed with leukemia soon after beginning high school in the fall of 2014 and went on to rally her community to raise $40,000 over the course of two years for the Make-A-Wish Foundation and local cancer centers.

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  19. Wisconsin takes series opener from TinCapsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 4 | Indiana's NewsCenter

    The TinCaps' three-game winning streak came to an end on Friday night at Parkview Field against the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers in a 6-3 setback. Wisconsin took an early 1-0 lead in the second inning and never looked back with additional runs in the fourth and seventh innings.

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  20. GTA donates 420,000 miles, phones to Make-A-Wish to help 9-year-oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 4 | KUAM News

    GTA donates 420,000 miles, phones to Make-A-Wish to help 9-year- - KUAM.com-KUAM News: On Air. Online.

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