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  1. Home Country VintageRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | SuperbikePlanet.com

    We were crawling in Tokyo traffic one night this spring when out of the corner of my eye, I saw parked on the sidewalk two mint condition Kawasaki KH250's. You almost never see them in the US.

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  2. Pro Football Hall of Famer and NFL Network Analyst Michael Irvin...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2014 | 24-7 Press Release

    Former Dallas Cowboy, Hall of Famer and 3 Time SuperBowl Champion Michael Irvin will join Beth Silverberg, Host of The Inside Score for an exclusive one hour, in depth post-draft discussion of the 2014 NFL Draft heard only on VoiceAmerica's Sports. "VoiceAmerica is excited to have such a talented hall of fame ball player on our network.

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  3. The Day After the Day After Tomorrow: Leo DiCaprio to produce 'post ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Michelle Malkin

    We know Al Gore's "ten year" climate change doom and gloom prediction has been a bust , so Hollywood's being forced to move the "we're gonna die" target date back a few decades : While some could argue that the post-apocalyptic scene may be played out to a certain extent, the book is said to lean heavily into environmental themes and it's those themes that attracted DiCaprio to the manuscript. The book is set in 2049 when the Earth is at a breaking point due to climate change, coastal flooding and overpopulation.

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  4. Pump up your Chinese New Year party with this playlistRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Mashable

    Spotify has released a festive playlist in time for next week's celebrations, and it features artists born in the Year of the Monkey. This includes Miley Cyrus, Demi Lovato, Sam Smith, Christina Aguilera and Celine Dion.

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  5. Former Japanese baseball star Kiyohara arrested for drug possessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Former Japanese baseball star Kazuhiro Kiyohara has been arrested on suspicion of possessing stimulant drugs, Tokyo police said on Wednesday, in a humiliating fall from grace for the one-time sporting idol. A top draft pick out of high school, Osaka-born Kazuhiro Kiyohara smashed 31 home runs in his rookie year in Japanese baseball with the Seibu Lions in 1986 and went on to win six Japan Series titles with the team.

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  6. Mark SteynRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2014 | Jewish World Review

    The Kosher Gourmet by Megan Gordon With its colorful cache of purples and oranges and reds, COLLARD GREEN SLAW is a marvelous mood booster --- not to mention just downright delish The Kosher Gourmet by Julie Rothman Almondy, flourless torta del re , has royal roots, is simple to make, . . . but devour it because it's simply delicious Dana Dovey : Up to 500,000 people die each year from hepatitis C-related liver disease.

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  7. From the editor's deskRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Bureau County Republican

    My mom and I were looking through a magazine the other day, and we came across a survey conducted by the Bank of America. I'm not sure when the survey was conducted, but apparently it was rather recent.

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  8. Study shows impact of sleep on gestational weight gain during pregnancyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | EurekAlert!

    In a study to be presented on Feb. 4 at 1:15 p.m. EST, at the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine's annual meeting, The Pregnancy Meeting, in Atlanta, researchers will present findings from a study titled, Short and long sleep durations in pregnancy are associated with extremes of gestational weight gain. Epidemiologic data from non-pregnant women has linked poor sleep with obesity and weight gain.

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  9. Symphoria programs variety of programs and venues to spice up CNY winterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | The Post-Standard

    Sam Randolph, owner of the House of S. Jaye, welcomes Symphoria patrons to the combination art studio, gallery and workshop space for contemporary art and music Saturday. Contemporary music and contemporary art find a meeting place at House of S. Jaye, Saturday, when Symphoria ensembles play new music at the 233 N. Clinton St. gallery.

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  10. Pro Football Hall of Famer and NFL Network Analyst Michael Irvin...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2014 | 24-7 Press Release

    Former Dallas Cowboy, Hall of Famer and 3 Time SuperBowl Champion Michael Irvin will join Beth Silverberg, Host of The Inside Score for an exclusive one hour, in depth post-draft discussion of the 2014 NFL Draft heard only on VoiceAmerica's Sports. "VoiceAmerica is excited to have such a talented hall of fame ball player on our network.

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  11. The Book Report: Episode 36: 'The Lightkeepers'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | The Millions (A Blog about Books)

    Welcome to a new episode of The Book Report presented by The Millions ! This week, Janet and Mike talk about Abby Geni's The Lightkeepers , which - spoiler alert - they both loved. Mentioned in this episode: nature photography, the Farallon Islands, biology, Agatha Christie , food chains, wild animals, sharks, whales, seals, birds.

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  12. 'Why the Mountains Are Black' aims to show music as a 'tool for survival'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Los Angeles Times

    Well-known record collector Chris King, who curated the new collection of Greek village music "Why the Mountains are Black" for Jack White's label, Third Man Records. Well-known record collector Chris King, who curated the new collection of Greek village music "Why the Mountains are Black" for Jack White's label, Third Man Records.

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  13. Let's be honest: Takedown pieces are for clicksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 15 | Columbia Journalism Review

    The lowest kind of takedown may be the ad hominem - an attack against someone's character, rather than the argument at hand. Last week, a writer for popular frat-boy blog Barstool Sports fired such a shot after finding himself the subject of an unflattering story on another site, Sports Illustrated's The Cauldron.

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  14. The dark side of Asia's pop music industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Newsday

    They are known as "idols" and their job is "to sell dreams". For decades, the young pop stars of Japan and South Korea have been the envy of teenagers.

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  15. Heard the one about Leicester nearly ending up with a festival of Eastern E...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | This Is Leicestershire

    You join us in a meeting room full of cardboard boxes and rubber chickens, writes Peter Warzynski . Geoff Rowe is explaining how the Leicester Comedy Festival was almost the Leicester Eastern European Theatre Festival.

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  16. 16 inspiring women to watch in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2016 | Edinburgh-festivals.com

    So great, in fact, that we've already made our case for why it should be remembered as the year of the feminist . We're very lucky to have a wealth of inspirational women to choose from and we predict that this year will be EVEN better.

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  17. 2003 SMAP single tops chart after massive purchases by fans fearing group's breakupRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | The Japan Times

    A single CD that the Japanese pop group SMAP released in 2003 ranked No. 1 on a Japanese hit chart Friday after fans alarmed by news of the group's possible breakup launched a campaign to buy it to express their support for the band, the music information provider Oricon Inc. said Saturday.

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  18. Festival encourages outdoor winter funRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | WMTW-TV Auburn

    The WinterKids Welcome to Winter Festival offers lots of great outdoor activities for kids and the whole family. News 8's Morgan Sturdivant talks with organizers of Saturday's event.

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  19. SMAP dodges bullet; Becky isn't so luckyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | The Japan Times

    When media leaked intelligence on Jan. 10 that eternal boy band SMAP might be dissolving, the outpouring of fan emotion overwhelmed anything else that was happening in the show business world. One person who was probably grateful for the distraction was Rebecca Eri Ray Vaughan, the TV personality better known by her nickname, Becky.

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  20. Twice bittenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | The Economist

    MILLIONS in Taiwan woke up on election day to a video of a 16-year-old pop star, Chou Tzu-yu, making an abject apology. Her sin had been to seem to back Taiwan's independence, by flaunting its national flag on television.

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