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  1. How the sharemarket performed todayRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | The New Zealand Herald

    Scales Corp was the best performer, up 3.7 per cent to $3.63, with Sky Network Television rising 2.3 per cent to $4.47 and Stride Property gaining 1.7 per cent to $1.81. The electricity generator and distributor increased first-half profit 53 per cent to $113m, bolstered by favourable North Island hydro conditions.

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  2. 4 Great Financing Resources for Veteran EntrepreneursRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Credit.com

    No one said starting a business would be easy. But if you served our country, chances are you may qualify for certain financial assistance that can lessen the burden.

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  3. BOAA Pancake Breakfast in Support of Epilepsy...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | DurhamRegion.com

    Kick off National Epilepsy Awareness Month with our annual pancake eating competition. Admission by donation. Sponsored by the Rotary Club of Bowmanville

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  4. 'Miss Cracker Barrel' inspires with work ethicRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | WSOCTV

    ... o fled Germany in 1948 and endured the death of her husband in 1986, refers to the Cracker Barrel job as a chapter in a life "that has been filled with miracles.

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  5. How DB Export is helping save NZ beaches by recycling used beer bottles back into sandRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | The New Zealand Herald

    Kiwi beer brand DB Export is recycling its used bottles to make a man-made sand - an effort the company hopes will help preserve our beaches. New Zealanders use sand to make roads, pathways and pipelines, even build homes - and sourcing it from our coastlines is causing erosion, damaging ecosystems and marine life habitats.

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  6. Stimulate your brainRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | Hawkesbury Gazette

    Actors wait in the dawn light for the signal to march in a Battle of Vinegar Hill re-enactment in 2015. Historian Lynette Silver and artist Lizzy Newcomb will talk on the battleand its impact on Hawkesbury history.

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  7. Only on KDLT: Church Helps Man Rebuild After House FireRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | KDLT-TV Sioux Falls

    ... like Central Church and the Sioux Falls Firefighters Association to collect donations and restore a big part of Jim's life at no cost to him. "Jim asked me the question, 'Why are you doing this, I don't deserve this,' and I said 'Jim, honestly, does ...

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  8. WFISD approves District of Innovation plan & new food service company contractRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | KAUZ

    The Wichita Falls Independent School District board members unanimously approved becoming a District of Innovation at Monday night's meeting. This will allow the district to be flexible with or waive some state regulations.

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  9. US-born panda cub Bao Bao bound for ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Panda cub Bao Bao roams in an enclosure at the Smithsonian's National Zoo in Washington in September 2015. Bao Bao is scheduled to depart the zoo Tuesday for a one-way flight to China, where the 3-year-old will eventually join a panda breeding program.

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  10. Starvation declared in South SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | The Oak Ridge Observer

    Save the Children is responding to the hunger crisis in South Sudan through mass screening for malnutrition, running feeding programmes and stabilisation health centres, follow up outpatient programmes and training community nutrition workers to do home visits. "Many families have exhausted every means they have to survive", he said.

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    25 min ago | The Oak Ridge Observer

    Three years of civil war and a collapsing economy have left no fewer than 100,000 people starving in parts of violence-plagued South Sudan, according to United Nations agencies. South Sudan has been in the grip of a brutal civil war for more than three years, with more than 10,000 already dead.

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  12. Moving events to red zone would mean 'financial loss' for Christchurch, company saysRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | The Press On-Line

    Dallas Tamaira, from Fat Freddies Drop, performs on the main stage at Electric Avenue in Hagley Park in 2016. The operators behind the event fear it won't get such large crowds if it's moved to Christchurch's red zone.

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  13. Hairdresser's salon in York to be turned into Viking-themed cafe & barRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | York Press

    A licensing application, due to be decided next week, shows that developers want to convert an empty shop unit on 4 Patrick Pool, near the Shambles Market, into a cafe and bar with a loose "Viking" theme. The application, made by Vincent Roberts, says the new venue would be called Valhalla York and would operate as a "subtle themed Viking cafe/ bar", licensed from 10am to 11pm seven days a week.

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  14. Organisers gear up for York International Women's FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | York Press

    WEEK festival will be held in York next month packed with talks, workshops, gigs and performances all intending to empower, inform and celebrate women. The annual York International Women's Festival will take place from March 1 to 14 to centre around International Women's Day, celebrated globally on March 8. The festival will feature a wide variety of events designed to entertain, educate, share skills, raise awareness and stimulate debate for women and communities in and around York.

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  15. Woman creates dresses for sick childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | KCWY13

    ... the website] and find the one that fits you," Hanmer said. "There's a way for everybody to make an impact in somebody's life." Hanmer is currently not part of a non-profit, but if you'd like to help, she said Jo-Ann Fabrics in Sioux Falls has her ...

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  16. Spiritual Detox Center Ministries offering addiction recovery servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | Martinsburg Journal

    ... and alcohol and drug abuse classes to help themselves back to a workable state where they can go back to regular life. We want people working and to have a holistic family again," Dupree-Jones said the first step for those seeking recovery treatment ...

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  17. CAFE: James Shoesmith, from Wycoller, along with his wife Natsumi...Read the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | Lancashire Telegraph

    JAPANESE cafe goers are being served up a host of Lancashire delicacies thanks to a man inspired to set up a business - 5,700 miles from home. The 27-year-old, who studied Japanese and business at university in Liverpool, relocated to Sendai in the Miyagi area, where Natsumi grew up.

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  18. Fancy a cuppa? Charity appeals for more volunteersRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | This Is Staffordshire

    The Royal Voluntary Service steps in to combat social isolation and help residents adapt to life following the upheaval of a hospital stay or the trauma of losing their husband or wife. Now it needs more people to give up some of their time to make the clients cups of tea, take them to appointments, work in the cafA at its Hanley-based centre, or chip in with admin and office work.

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  19. U.S.-Born Panda Cub Bao Bao Sent to ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | Bloomberg

    The National Zoo is packing up its American-born panda cub Bao Bao for a one-way flight to China, where the 3-year-old will eventually join a panda breeding program. The cub won't have to worry about finding overhead bin space or dealing with a talkative seatmate on the 16-hour, nonstop flight Tuesday afternoon into Wednesday.

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  20. Taste test: Dried apricotsRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | St. Petersburg Times

    When my husband went to college in Northern California, he picked apricots to earn extra money. Spending hours in the groves where almost all of the United States' apricots are produced didn't diminish his love of the fruit.

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