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  1. Danbury eighth graders tour Gettysburg & Washington D.C.Read the original story

    15 hrs ago | Beacon

    The Danbury Middle School 8th grade class took a four-day educational trip to Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, and Washington D.C. The group left Danbury in their charter bus on Tuesday at 6:20 a.m. and spent their first day in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. Upon arrival to the Gettysburg Heritage Center the students viewed a film, "Gettysburg: An Animated Map".


  2. John Mulaney on Finding New Material and Why He's No Comeback KidRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago |

    The comedian behind SNL 's beloved Stefon talks about his new Netflix special, his roots as an intern and the philosophy that runs through his work Watch This 89-Year-Old Man Crush His First Standup Set See Photos of Brie Larson's Most Memorable Roles It was the Saturday after Memorial Day, and the comedian John Mulaney - perhaps the funniest man to ever spend a night with Bill Clinton - had come home to Chicago to reminisce about it with a few thousand of his former neighbors. "I'd learned to play his campaign song on the piano.


  3. Hike in the park on Black FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Great Smoky Mountains National Park invites visitors to join them for ranger-led hikes across the park on Friday, Nov. 27. Hikes will be offered in the Cataloochee, Elkmont, and Cades Cove areas of the park providing an outstanding opportunity for people of all ages to #OptOutside and enjoy the park. Rangers, park volunteers, and Friends of the Smokies staff will help visitors discover special cultural and natural resources along the hikes.


  4. Kenneth E. LantzRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Altoona Mirror

    Kenneth E. "Ken" Lantz, 81, died the afternoon of Nov. 18, 2015, at his home in Reseda, Calif., surrounded by family and the closest of friends after a battle with interstitial lung disease, COPD and emphysema. Surviving are his wife, Arlene; two daughters: Antonia Inman and husband, Roger, of Bristol, Va., and Theresa Smith and husband, Wade, of Woodland Hills, Calif.; five grandchildren: Elizabeth Smith, Rebecca Smith, Alexandra Inman, Emily Smith and Jacob Smith; and a sister, Marie Long of Pahrump, Nev.


  5. Will Bourdain's Market Be Sweet or Sour?Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago |

    Move over, Eataly-the globetrotting chef is betting that New York City foodies will traipse far west for his new mega-market. From Midtown's Michelin-starred cathedrals of fine dining to the multicultural ethnic food scene in Queens, New York City is a place of eating.


  6. Scott Disick promotes upcoming New Years event in Las Vegas as he...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Scott Disick promotes upcoming New Years event in Las Vegas as he gets back in the club scene after rehab stint And Scott Disick seems to be pretty confident in his sobriety as he has seemingly wasted no time in booking a party gig. The 32-year-old reality star took to Instagram on Wednesday to promote a New Years Eve appearance at a Las Vegas nightclub by posting a flyer.


  7. John Schlegel, former USF president, dies at 72Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | SFGate

    The Rev. John P. Schlegel , a former president of the University of San Francisco known for boosting enrollment and spearheading a more diverse campus, died Nov. 15 at the Josie Harper Residence Hospice House in Omaha, Neb., at 72, after a battle with pancreatic cancer.


  8. Public Streetcar Service Begins in New York CityRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Free Dictionary

    A tram is a rail vehicle which runs on tracks along public urban streets , and also sometimes on separate rights of way . Trams powered by electricity, which were the most common type historically, were once called electric street railways .


  9. Nov27FriRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | JewishTucson

    Before email and Facebook, postcards and photo cards were a popular way to let friends and family know all about travels abroad. Visitors to the exhibition can view the Jewish History Museum's collection of postcards that show early Southern Arizona from the early 1900s through the 1960s.


  10. Redskins could play twice in London next seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Kansas City Nursing News

    The Washington Redskins could become the first NFL team to play two games in London in one season - in consecutive weeks, no less. The Redskins will face the Cincinnati Bengals on Oct. 30 at Wembley Stadium, the NFL announced Wednesday.


  11. Signs of steady US economy: Rising pay and solid job market - Wed, 25 Nov 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    A flurry of data released Wednesday signaled that the fundamentals of the U.S. economy remain solid, if unspectacular, three weeks before the Federal Reserve will likely begin raising interest WASHINGTON - Americans' pay is up, fewer people need unemployment aid, more are buying new homes and business spending is rebounding. A flurry of data released Wednesday signaled that the fundamentals of the U.S. economy remain solid, if unspectacular, three weeks before the Federal Reserve will likely begin raising interest rates.


  12. Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows snow adds upRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago |

    Liesl Kenny, Public Relations at Squaw Valley and Alpine Meadows , said today that snow continues to fall. The storm started dropping snow on Tuesday, and flurries continue falling today.


  13. Whirlwind year for Oregon State quarterback Marcus McMaryion...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago |

    Despite all the evidence to the contrary, Marcus McMaryion will try to find a way to make his first college start feel like any other game. That is what the Civil War once was for the Oregon State redshirt freshman quarterback, a native of California's Central Valley who did not pay much attention to the annual battle up north until he committed to the Beavers in 2013.


  14. Microsoft buys carbon credits in forest near Rainier to offset pollutionRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    Lush and lofty, the big trees in a 520-acre forest gracing the vista of Mount Rainier are now doing double duty, in the first-ever carbon-capture program of its kind in the Pacific Northwest. Microsoft bought the carbon credits in this forest under California's rigorously verified cap-and-trade program.


  15. New Fleetmatics Data Reveals Holiday Season Fleet Activity across the U.S.Read the original story

    Yesterday | PressReleasePoint

    November 25, 2015 - Fleetmatics Group PLC , a leading global provider of mobile workforce solutions for service-based businesses of all sizes delivered as software-as-a-service , today announced the results of a KRC Research survey that uncovered how many Americans call for home repairs during the holiday season, and their experiences with residential service providers including electricians, plumbers, roofers, and more. According to the survey results, over 44 percent of Americans, or 50 million households, have called for home repairs on heating, plumbing, electrical, roofing, or pest control during the holiday season, which is defined as Thanksgiving Day to New Year's Day.


  16. Bad advertising: OUR Walmart's Black Friday protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Washington Examiner

    Not everyone participates in the retail holiday known as Black Friday. But none of us can deny that the discounts and promotions on offer are a marketing and sales tactic that works.


  17. PHOTOS: Macya s Peanuts-Themed Holiday DisplayRead the original story

    Tuesday |

    Usually, the department store's flagship location in New York City gets over-the-top holiday displays, but this year, our very own Center City store unveiled an adorable and highly stylized series of Christmas windows featuring Charlie Brown, The Peanuts gang, and other scenes from television and the movies. The vast majority of the Macy's windows on Market Street feature displays that depict some of the most memorable moments from the iconic holiday special A Charlie Brown Christmas , complete with Lucy's "Psychiatric Help" booth and that poor, dismal Christmas tree that Charlie tries to decorate.


  18. A holiday shopping list for wine loversRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 23 | Daily Herald

    We're #1! Good work, American wine lovers; again, we have crushed contenders France, Germany and Italy in volume of wine consumed, Name: Palmer Brut Reserve Region: Champagne, France Producer: Champagne Palmer Vintage: Nonvintage Availability: Wine & spirits chains, specialty grocers, about $52 Founded in 1947 by owners of Champagne's finest vineyards, expansion has not swayed Palmer's commitment to the purest expression of terroir. Rich minerality and ample mouthful of white fruits reflect the chalky soils of Premier and Grand Cru vineyards.


  19. State Oklahoma Bar Association v. BillingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2015 | FindLaw

    A 1 Complainant, Oklahoma Bar Association , has applied pursuant to Rule 8.2 of the Rules Governing Disciplinary Proceedings for an order approving the resignation of the respondent, Michael Dean Billings, pending disciplinary proceedings. The Bar's application, the respondent's resignation, and an affidavit from a Bar Association employee reveal the following.


  20. Make My DayTV Weather People Get Second Win of SeasonRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2011 | American Reporter

    We've spent the last two days here in Indiana trying to fend off the snow and ice storms that blanketed the entire eastern half of the country, and snowed me in for two days. Luckily, I own the company, so I can work from home if I want to.