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  1. Solar project can't save the forest for the trees?Read the original story

    5 min ago | Truro Daily News

    But a proposed solar project at a defunct nuclear power plant in New York is stirring outrage by some because it requires chopping down 350 acres of woodlands. The proposal at the defunct Shoreham nuclear power plant calls for generating up to 72 megawatts of solar energy, providing power for more than 13,000 homes.

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  2. Isis claims responsibility for deadly Kabul attackRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Trend

    The Islamic State extremist organization has claimed responsibility for a suicide attack in Kabul, which has killed over 60 people and targeted members of Afghanistan's Hazara minority who had gathered to protest a power line, Radio Free Europe reported.

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  3. Here's the catch: Defense drops Mike Piazza on all-time rankingRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | New York Daily News

    Mike Piazza is the 17th catcher to be voted into the Hall of Fame. But where does he rank with the best of the best? It's tricky with catchers because it's such an important defensive position, and beyond the measurables behind the plate there are nuances, such as pitch-calling and establishing rapports with individual pitchers, that are all but impossible to quantify.

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  4. In Our View: Cheers & JeersRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | The Columbian

    Cheers: To law enforcement. These are difficult times for police officers throughout the country as they perform dangerous and often thankless jobs.

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  5. Kabul demonstration attack: at least 61 deadRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Trend

    Mohammad Ismail Kawousi, a spokesman for the ministry of public health, said the dead and wounded had been taken to nearby hospitals. 16:33 An explosion ripped through a demonstration of hundreds of people in Afghanistan's capital of Kabul on Saturday afternoon, killing at least 31 people and injuring more than 160, according to Ismail Kawoosi, a spokesman for the Afghan Health Ministry, CNN reports.

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  6. Fall in egg prices not all it's cracked up to beRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | The Columbian

    In less than a year, eggs have gone from being an expensive staple at the height of the bird flu crisis to reaching the cheapest prices in a decade due to fully restocked poultry barns. But the demand for eggs has been stifled because bakeries and companies using powdered eggs in things like pancake mixes learned to cook without as many of them, and countries that stopped accepting eggs from the U.S. last year, including Canada and Mexico, have been slow to resume imports.

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  7. Organizers Prepare For Walk To End Alzheimer's In Fort SmithRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | 5NEWSonline.com

    Alzheimer's Disease affects millions of people across the nation. It's the 6th leading cause of death in the United States.

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  8. Controversial ex-Lobo boss to share his lurid pastRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | NewsOK.com

    It's been 13 years since that summer at Baylor - 13 years since one of the most unseemly episodes in the history of college athletics. The former University of New Mexico men's basketball coach will be a guest speaker late Monday afternoon at the New Mexico High School Coaches Association annual clinic.

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  9. Entertaining ideas for summerRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | The Columbian

    There's never a bad season to reconnect with neighbors at a block party. Some neighborhoods get together at Halloween.

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  10. The cable car turnabout at Powell and Market streets.Read the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | SFGate

    See the many facets of San Francisco in the black and white photography of Fred Lyon in "San Francisco: Portrait of a City: 1940-1960." See the many facets of San Francisco in the black and white photography of Fred Lyon in "San Francisco: Portrait of a City: 1940-1960."

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  11. Heavy rain delays start of Hungarian GP qualifying sessionRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | NewsOK.com

    Championship leader Nico Rosberg of Mercedes was fastest in the morning practice session, which was completed about 45 minutes before rain drenched the Hungaroring circuit. Rosberg, who also posted the fastest time in Friday's second practice, edged Max Verstappen of Red Bull by just two thousandths of a second.

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  12. Application period open for premium deer hunting permitRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | The Columbian

    Sportsmen have until Aug. 14 to apply for a premium deer hunting opportunity this fall on 6,000 acres of Scotch Creek Wildlife Area in Okanogan County. Hunters can submit an application for the limited-entry deer hunt on the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife's website at or by calling either 509-754-4624 or 360-902-2515.

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  13. School's end-of-term show is a real class actRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | Stalbans Review

    A group of schoolchildren held their end-of-year show and this year for the first time the performance was at the Radlett Theatre. The children from Hertsmere Jewish Primary School, in Radlett, performed an adapted version adaptation of Oliver Twist customised penned by head teacher Steven Isaacs.

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  14. Pro Kabaddi League: Dabang Delhi hoping for turnaround in home legRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | India.com

    New Delhi, Jul 23: They are languishing at the bottom of the table but Dabang Delhi have not lost hopes of a turnaround as they gear up for their home leg during which they are set to play last four matches in the league stage of the Pro Kabaddi. Delhi Head Coach Sagar Bandekar said their dream of playing the Playoffs is still alive.

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  15. Weary of protest, Baltimore activists seek change elsewhereRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Under the beating summer sun, retired steelworker Arthur B. Johnson Jr. stood outside the Clarence Mitchell Courthouse in Baltimore, clutching the fraying wooden handle of a homemade sign. "Justice for Freddie Gray," it read.

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  16. Los Angeles-area wildfire prompts evacuationsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Smoke drifted over the city's downtown, about 30 miles from the fire's location in Santa Clarita. It's one of several blazes burning in Southern Cali... .

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  17. China removed missiles from South China Sea islands ahead of UN verdictRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | India.com

    Beijing, Jul 23: China has removed its new generation surface-to-air missiles from a disputed island in the South China Sea after US withdrew its aircraft carrier ahead of a landmark verdict by an UN-backed tribunal, a media report said today. The images from Airbus Defence and Space showed a battery of HQ-9 missiles was removed from Woody Island before the Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague rejected Beijing's claims over the South China Sea, Hong Kong-based South China Morning Post quoted IHS Janes Defence magazine as reporting citing satellite images.

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  18. Boo Weekley through the yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | GolfChannel

    Boo Weekley at the jacket and trophy presentation during the final round of the Verizon Heritage Classic at the Harbour Town Golf Links in Hilton Head, South Carolina on April 16, 2007 HILTON HEAD, SC - APRIL 20: Boo Weekley poses with the winner's trophy after winning the Verizon Heritage at Harbour Town Golf Links April 20, 2008 in Hilton Head, South Carolina. LOUISVILLE, KY - SEPTEMBER 19: Boo Weekley of the USA team celebrates a birdie putt on the 12th hole during the afternoon four-ball matches on day one of the 2008 Ryder Cup at Valhalla Golf Club on September 19, 2008 in Louisville, Kentucky.

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  19. ZfparxRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | Valley Morning Star

    Today...Areas of fog in the morning. Showers and thunderstorms in the morning...Then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.

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  20. 14 arrested in Malaysia for links to ISISRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | India.com

    Kuala Lumpur, Jul 23: Fourteen people, including a woman, have been arrested in Malaysia for their suspected links to Islamic State militant group in Syria. The suspected militants were arrested during raids in Selangor, Perak, Kedah, Penang and Sabah between July 14 and July 20, police said.

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