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  1. Whistler Children's Festival expands to three daysRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Madison Publishing

    The Whistler Children's Festival is set to return to Whistler Olympic Plaza from July 10 - 12. Photo by Photo from archives Hey kids, are you ready to dance the night away at the kick-off party for the Whistler Children's Festival? This year, the Whistler Arts Council expanded the event to three days starting on Friday, July 10 with face painting, bubbles, a photo booth, hula hoops, Jazz the Balloon Man and a dance party featuring local children's entertainer Ira Pettle. "We really wanted to have a celebration prior to the festival," said Lucie Lareau, senior manager of events and programs at the Whistler Arts Council.

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  2. Rajnath Singh to review security of Amarnath YatraRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Nerve News

    Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh will arrive here on Wednesday on a two-day visit to review the security arrangements for Amarnath Yatra and offer prayers at the Himalayan cave shrine on July 2. The home minister will review the security arrangements for this year's Amarnath Yatra along with Chief Minister Mufti Muhammad Sayeed and senior officials of state and central security forces on Wednesday, official sources here told IANS. He will also be part of the first batch of devotees to visit the Holy Amarnath Shrine on July 2, a senior state government official said.

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  3. Ancestor 22: Diego de Montemayor has two new startsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... of my main articles page. Follow me on Twitter: @ancestrysleuth to get other genealogy news. I am also the National Hobbies Examiner and write about people and their favorite hobbies. Follow me @funhobby for more hobby news. Other links of interest: ...

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  4. Tense Scenes From the Greek CrisisBy William BootRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Daily Beast

    Pensioners waiting outside a closed National Bank branch and hoping to get their pensions argue with a bank employee in Iraklio on the island of Crete, Greece.

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  5. 2015 Panini Certified Football PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Sports Collectors Daily

    Panini is promising that a 10-pack hobby box will deliver two autograph cards and two memorabi lia cards - including at least one Freshman Fabric relic. A hobby box also will deliver two Mirror Silver parallels, a pair of rookie cards, one Mirror Silver Rookie, a 3 Stars insert, a Skills insert and a Certified Legends card.

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  6. Hanging out over LumbyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Castanet.net

    The Canadian National Hang Gliding Championships run through July 4 and include some of the best pilots in the game. Randy Rauck, who helps organize the event and is a hang glider himself, said there are 25 competitors from Canada, Austria, New Zealand, Brazil and the United States.

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  7. RPT-Oil holds near 3-wk lows as Greek enters 2nd day of bank shutdownRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Reuters

    Oil futures hovered below three-week lows on Tuesday after Greeks took to the streets to protest against austerity following a bank shutdown, keeping investors away from riskier assets and putting Brent crude on course for a second month of declines. Brent crude futures were down 16 cents at $61.85 a barrel at 0200 GMT, after falling to $62.01 on Monday, their weakest finish since June 5. The contract is heading for its second straight monthly decline.

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  8. These two Arab artists just won awards for Japanese mangaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

    Arab artists may not always get their due credit - so when an international manga competition gives awards to two Middle Eastern representatives, it's an accomplishment worth boasting. A Jordanian and a Saudi took bronze awards in the Japanese competition showcasing the best manga art.

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  9. See a chilli chessboard sculpture at next month's Art Apart fairRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Straits Times

    Singapore's home-grown hotel art fair Art Apart continues to go strong in a crowded art fair scene despite the tough times faced by other players. A month ago, the Singapore Art Fair announced the "postponement" of its 2015 edition, less than a year after its first outing.

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  10. M&T First Friday: July 3rd, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    On the first Friday of each month, the Albright-Knox Art Gallery , located at 1285 Elmwood Ave. in Buffalo, opens the doors to the 1962 Knox Building to the public free of charge from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m., thanks to sponsorship from M&T Bank. This Friday, July 3rd, catch a screening of William Kentridge's 10 Drawings for Projection at 8 p.m. Drop-in Art Activity for Families - 10 a.m. to noon and 5 to 7 p.m., free in the Education Classrooms.

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  11. Airline ops manager working on 9/11 charged in child sex stingRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | SavannahNow

    An American Airlines operations manager who was among the few people to learn of the first 9/11 hijacking before the jet struck the World Trade Center has been arrested near Pittsburgh in an online child-sex sting. Ray Howland is charged with arranging a sexual encounter with a woman and a 10-year-old girl and sent explicit messages after posting online that he was "looking for a family or a couple of girls" for sex while in town on business.

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  12. Fury after rubbish collectors refuse to empty wheelie bins because...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Revealed: The tragedy of White House hopeful Ted Cruz's sister - how 'loving' girl became prescription drug addict and shoplifter who died of overdose after he paid for her son's education Residents who complained that their rubbish had not been collected were told it was because the bins' handles were facing the wall, not the road. Wrong way! Residents in Coventry have complained binmen are refusing to take their rubbish if their wheelie bins are not facing the right way But when they phoned their local authority to find out why - they were stunned to be told it was because the bin's handles were facing the wall and not the road.

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  13. Anime Expo returns to Los Angeles this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | LA.com

    The 24th annual Anime Expo returns to Los Angeles during Independence Day weekend for fans of all ages to freely celebrate all things pop culture. An anticipated 100,000 people are set to converge on the Los Angeles Convention Center from July 2 to 5, many expected to be decked out in costumes that pay homage to the Japanese manga and anime series "Sailor Moon," Asian pop icon Hello Kitty and more.

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  14. FUNimation Announces Distribution of Attack on Titan Live Action Movies Throughout the AmericasRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | SciFi Japan

    World Premiere to Be Held July 14, 2015 at Egyptian Theatre in Los Angeles, CA Source: FUNimation Entertainment press release Official Site: shingeki-seyo.com Special Thanks to Scott Barretto FUNimation Entertainment is proud to announce today its distribution of the theatrical, home entertainment, video on demand and broadcast rights to the upcoming Japanese live-action feature film ATTACK ON TITAN across the Americas . The film will be released by Toho Co.

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  15. Boredom Can Be Beneficial: How Kids Build Confidence Through Unstructured TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Mothering

    For many parents, the summer provides a welcome reprieve from the intense academic, sport and extracurricular activities of the academic year. However, summer can be a time of trading one stress for another - to much scheduled activity to little or no structured activity.

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  16. Nicklas Lidstrom Rookie Cards and Collecting GuideRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Cardboard Connection

    Nicklas Lidstrom isn't only one of the best hockey players of the 1990s and the first decade of the new millennium, he's one of the top defensemen of all-time. And yet, all of the Nicklas Lidstrom rookie cards can be found for very little.

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  17. Crazy crochet creations up for sale on Trade MeRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Southland Times

    "I thought 'I'm going to make him a uterus', then I got carried away and started making all the organs. I made him a whole set."

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  18. Oil prices hit three-week lowRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    NEW YORK: Crude futures hit 3-week lows yesterday as Greece shut its banks and imposed capital controls, causing widespread risk aversion, while Iran looked likely to extend nuclear negotiations with the West to export more of its oil into an oversupplied market. The dollar surged against the euro to early June highs on worries over the Greek crisis before retreating in the New York trading session for crude, limiting the downside for oil.

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  19. Katherine Rich a " a oeproud of her worka a " leaving Health Promotion AgencyRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Scoop

    Press Release: Alcohol Action NZ The public statement by Brent Webling of the Food and Grocery Council, published today, conceals the fact that while Katherine Rich was a Health Promotion Agency Board member she was allegedly found to be engaging in activities in conflict with her post. An email trail revealed in the recently published book "Dirty Politics" showed how Katherine Rich was connected to covert attacks on public health advocates.

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  20. Greek Banks Shut, Sparking Financial Chaos and UncertaintyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | News Max

    After a breakdown in talks between Athens and its creditors, Greece shuttered its banks and closed cash machines amid a climate of rumors and conspiracy theories that plunged the country deep into crisis on Monday. Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, who blindsided creditors by calling a referendum on the austerity cuts in the aid package proposed by the creditors, appeared on television on Sunday night to announce capital controls to prevent banks from collapsing, reported Reuters.

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