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  1. Business HighlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The New Zealand Herald

    At first glance, Friday's government report on U.S. hiring was a downer " 151,000 added jobs, well below the pace of the previous few months. Yet once you take a fuller view, a brighter picture of the job market emerges: A sub-5 percent unemployment rate.


  2. Hales: Portlanders should tolerate more homeless campingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Portland Tribune

    Mayor Charlie Hales says more homeless people will be sleeping on sidewalks, unbuilt streets, unused cities properties and private parking lots in the future. The increased camping will happen as Portland and its partners work to fund more shelters, transitional programs and affordable housing projects that are intended to reduce the number of homeless in coming years.


  3. Redondo runner begins Super Sunday with 10K victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Easy Reader News

    The Manhattan Beach Badminton Club has always been known as a social club, but it was all business on the courts Friday night as athletes from around the world competed to go to the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil this summer. A 31-year-old Manhattan Beach resident was killed early Saturday morning in an accident at the intersection of Sepulveda Boulevard and Keats Street, according to Manhattan Beach police.


  4. Albertan who has no arms or legs scuba dives with sharks for reality TV showRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | GlobalNews

    Swimming with sharks will provide even the most fearless risk-takers with a rush, but one Alberta daredevil is upping the ante - doing just that but without any arms or legs. Daniel Ennett, 22, hosts a reality TV show called Invincible in which he goes on various heart-stopping adventures like skydiving.


  5. Super Bowl 50 - a hit or a miss?Read the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    With Super Bowl 50 officially behind us, we decided to hit the pavement and see what everyone thought about the big game, from the halftime show to how they spent game day in general. Most everyone we talked to mentioned spending the time with their family and friends.


  6. NH town votes at midnight on primary dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    New Hampshire voters take pride in being the first-in-the-nation primary, but one small town takes it a step further. We're in the hale house and even though the Balsams is closed this year, they're preserving their first in the nation voting tradition.


  7. Cat enclosures an alternative to proposed curfews, says cat ownerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Southland Times

    Invercargill cat lover Judy Redhead with one of her siamese cats Tola, has had a cat enclosure built in her back-yard. Environment Southland has called for public feedback on a plan to introduce Wildlife Protection Zones, where cats could be required to be de-sexed, microchipped and to be kept inside at night.


  8. 2015 sets record for most shark attacks, with 98 worldwideRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | WWLP

    In this image made available by the World Surf League, Australian surfer Mick Flanning is pursued by a shark, in Jeffrey's Bay, South Africa, Sunday, July 19, 2015. Knocked off his board by an attacking shark, a surfer punched the creature during the televised finals of a world surfing competition in South Africa before escaping.


  9. Dry weather not unusual during El Nino winterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | KION 46

    This winter has been all over the place, we've had plenty of rain, wind, high surf, and even some snow on the Central Coast. Now, sunshine that makes it seem like summer.


  10. Jason's March to the Marathon: You are what you eatRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | WALB-TV Albany

    I'll admit, I love to eat. And sometimes I don't make the healthiest choices. Exercising does allow me to get away with eating more, without feeling as guilty.


  11. Stretch of bypass closed after parts of 'mouse bridge' collapse onto carriagewayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | IcNetwork

    The road in Church Village, which provides a link between Llantrisant and Pontypridd, has been closed between Beddau Roundabout and Station Road since around 5pm A stretch of the Church Village Bypass is closed after parts of a 'mouse bridge' has collapsed onto the carriageway. The road, which provides a link between Llantrisant and Pontypridd, has been closed between Beddau Roundabout and Station Road since around 5pm.


  12. Canterbury United keeper Coey Turipa in doubt after head knockRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Press On-Line

    Coey Turipa makes a save for Canterbury United earlier in the season. He has six stitches after a cut to his head after a game in Hamilton.


  13. Va. Lieutenant Governor Discusses General Assembly ProgressRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | NBC29

    State senators and delegates are almost halfway through this year's legislative session. Virginia's lieutenant governor says the General Assembly is making great bipartisan strides.


  14. Gift of gobble and gab: Buddy the turkey is Lunenburg man's best friendRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    LUNENBURG – Buddy isn't your traditional family pet, although he does love to go for rides in the back seat of Philip “Dusty” Rhodes' car. Buddy is a domesticated turkey that Mr. Rhodes originally bought as a pet for his granddaughter Sabrina from a farmers exchange a year and a half ago.


  15. The Latest: Nevada lawmaker to support Oregon occupiersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Brownsville Herald

    The Latest on an armed group that took over buildings at a federal wildlife refuge in Oregon : A Nevada state lawmaker says she will travel to Portland, Oregon, this week to protest the jailing of members of an armed group that took over a national wildlife refuge. Michelle Fiore, a Republican state Assembly member from Las Vegas and an outspoken gun rights advocate, told The Associated Press she plans to fly to Portland on Wednesday ahead of a Thursday meeting involving lawmakers from several states who are members of a group called the Coalition of Western States. 1 comment

  16. The Latest: Murder charges filed in Kodiak shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | White Lake Beacon

    A 28-year-old Washington state man was charged Monday with first-degree murder following a shooting on a fishing boat moored in a Kodiak harbor. Kodiak police in a statement say Matt Bowe was arrested after the early Sunday morning incident on the fishing vessel Katherine, moored in Saint Herman Harbor.


  17. Source of Potomac River oil spill remains unknownRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | WUSA-TV Washington

    The Coast Guard said today fuel oil was discovered in Roaches Run Wildfowl Sanctuary and the Potomac River. Now they're trying to figure out where it came from.


  18. Millbrook hosting Winter CarnivalRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Truro Daily News

    Noel Brooks shows his niece, Lauren Brooks, how to ice fish as part of Millbrook's Winter Carnival. The festivities kicked off on Sunday with activities such as ice fishing, and continues until Feb. 14 Landon Brooks tried his luck at ice fishing on the pond at the Millbrook powwow grounds on Sunday.


  19. Searching for freedom campersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Nelson Mail

    'Tis the season of the freedom camper and the back-packer. The backpackers flock into my neighbourhood in early December like migratory birds in search of a roost in the hostels which dot the landscape hereabouts: the Paradiso , Tasman Bay Backpackers , Almond House and Shortbread Cottage .


  20. Indian student drowns in Rotorua riverRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Waikato Times

    The 22-year-old was swimming with two friends on Monday in what's known as Trout Pool, on the Kaituna River near Okere Falls. A group of four visitors to Rotorua noticed the men getting into trouble in the water and went to their aid, rescuing two of the three men, head Rotorua Search and Rescue, detective sergeant John Wilson said.