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  1. Iceland forced to unearth enchanted 'lady stone' rock to appease angry elvesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Raw Story

    Iceland has been forced to bow to pressure from elves and uncover a supposedly enchanted elfin rock after highway workers accidentally buried it - infuriating the mythical creatures, reports said Tuesday. The angry elves were suspected of causing a series of mishaps after the rock was covered over when workers cleared away the debris from a landslide, the Morgunbladid daily reported.

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  2. Officials mull extended airport runway after landslideRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Inter-Mountain

    ... County and Coonskin Park, which is county-operated. Efforts to remove 377,000 cubic yards of debris from the landslide at the airport's safety-overrun area are nearly complete. Terry Sayre, Yeager Airport's executive director, says the final debris ...

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  3. The best of Google Earth for August 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Google Earth Blog

    ... Maokong Gondola , a cable car system in Taipei. The animation was created by Steven Ho . We had a look at various landslide dams around the world. These are dams that are formed when a landslide blocks a river, forming a dam with a lake behind it, ...

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  4. DAMAGE: Footpaths were closed after a landslide in Sunnyhurst Woods in DarwenRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | This Is Lancashire

    ... affected and watched the water near the Dingle Lodges 'turn to treacle' as sediment and silt poured down from the landslide. Secretary Steve Martin said that this is usually the busiest time of year for catching fish but few have been seen since the ...

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  5. Slow-moving storm drops 3 inches of rain west of BoulderRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | LongmontFYI

    A slow moving thunderstorm dropped around 3 inches of rain in the southwestern portion of Boulder County on Tuesday night and sent rocks and debris onto several mountain roads.

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  6. National Weather Service issues flash-flood warning for Boulder CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Denver Post

    By John Bear ,The Daily Camera The National Weather Service has issued a flash-flood warning for south central Boulder County that will remain in effect until midnight Tuesday night that might cause creek flooding. At about 9:20 p.m. Tuesday night, radar detected thunderstorms producing heavy rain to the west of Boulder in the Betasso Preserve Area.

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  7. Trump and Blacks - Commentary By Frances Rice The f...Read the original story

    Sunday Aug 21 | The Coastal Courier

    ... went to President Hoover in 1932. Even after President Franklin D. Roosevelt won over black voters in FDR's 1936 landslide, Republicans continued to get a significant share of the black vote over the next 20 years. But not in recent elections. ...

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  8. Iceland's powerful Elf Lobby wins fight to unearth Elfin Lady Stone buried by construction workersRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Boing Boing

    ... causing a series of mishaps throughout the country. Their sacred stone was covered over as workers were clearing landslide debris, Morgunbladid daily reports today. The rock was unearthed from layers of mud after it disappeared from view one year ...

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  9. Iceland construction workers unearth rock to appease angry elvesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... of causing a series of mishaps after the rock was covered over when workers cleared away the debris from a landslide, the Morgunbladid daily reported. Iceland is no stranger to bending to the will of its elfin population. Construction sites have ...

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  10. Contemplating who, where, how farRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Star Online

    ... all the time, it's difficult to know where to draw the line. It is still unclear whether Barisan Nasional's landslide victory in Sarawak is actually a portent of things to come. To ensure that the administration of justice is as fair as possible, ...

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  11. Dennis Oppenheim and Josephine Halvorson Shift Our Perspective with Oversize SculpturesRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Hyperallergic

    ... in Maine at the US-Canada border with a gasoline-powered chain saw; other images from that same year document " Landslide ," for which he inserted right-angled, wooden boards into a heap of dirt by the Long Island Expressway to create a ...

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  12. The Jungle Book's Neel Sethi talks to Quint about being MowgliRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Ain't It Cool News

    ... to Texas. Quint: Great! I don't know if you'd remember, but we met on the set of Jungle Book. I was there for the landslide scene. We talked a little bit after you shot the scene and they had to photograph you from all angles... Neel Sethi: Oh, ...

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  13. Caught on camera: Earth eclipses the sunRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 | KCTV5

    ... Rosetta probe has captured images of a bright burst of light on the comet it is orbiting, apparently caused by a landslide. The European Space Agency's Rosetta space probe has captured images of a bright burst of light on the comet it is orbiting, ...

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  14. Historic Myanmar peace conference aims to end decades of violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... their homes. It is the biggest challenge yet for Suu Kyi and her National League for Democracy Party since their landslide election victory last November. Conflicts continue across the country and, according to the UN, 240,000 people have been ...

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  15. US Secretary of State John Kerry and Indian Minister of External Affairs Sushma Swaraj. Photo: AFPRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    ... Modi, who enjoys close ties with US President Barack Obama, pledged to overhaul India's economy after winning landslide elections in 2014, to attract much-needed foreign investment and boost growth. Kerry arrived late on Monday from Bangladesh where ...

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  16. Kerry presses for closer India trade, security tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Yahoo!

    ... Modi, who enjoys close ties with US President Barack Obama, pledged to overhaul India's economy after winning landslide elections in 2014, to attract much-needed foreign investment and boost growth. Kerry arrived late Monday from Bangladesh where he ...

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  17. Rosetta Captures Comet OutburstRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    ... made earlier this year, Rosetta unexpectedly captured a dramatic comet outburst that may have been triggered by a landslide. Nine of Rosetta's instruments, including its cameras, dust collectors, and gas and plasma analysers, were monitoring the ...

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  18. Gangotri landslide:Priest saved from debrisRead the original story

    Yesterday | Newkerala.com

    Dehradun, Aug 30 : The priest of the Gangnani Garmkund temple, who was trapped under the debris during a landslide on Gangotri highway on Tuesday morning, has been saved, an official said. At least 65 people were stranded, besides the priest who was trapped, after heavy rains triggered the landslide.

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  19. Rains trigger landslide on Gangotri highway in UttarakhandRead the original story

    Yesterday | Newkerala.com

    Dehradun, Aug 30 : More than five dozen people were stranded and the priest of a famous temple was trapped under debris in Gangotri after heavy rains triggered a landslide in the region on Tuesday morning, an official said. The landslide took place on the Gangotri highway.

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  20. And now a new national poll shows the race tighteningRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Hot Air

    ... again struggling to crack 40 percent. All Obama needed four years ago against Mitt Romney to engineer a national landslide was a four-point margin. Monmouth's national polls this summer have all had Clinton ahead, but her lead has had peaks and ...

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