Christmas Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Christmas. (Page 9)

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  1. Long Center to hold open houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... a Officer Fontayne Egger, a 25-year veteran who, among other accomplishments, provided Thanksgiving dinner and Christmas gifts to a needy family and gave computers, a TV and clothing to another family after their home was damaged in a fire. a Sgt. ...

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  2. 5-year-old lobbies lawmakers for 'Right to Try' billRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    Jordan McLinn, 5, took the mic in the state House chamber Wednesday to talk about the "Right to Try" bill Jordan suffers from Duchenne Muscular Dystroph, a deadly disease leaving him with a life expactancy of just 20 years Jordan already captured the hearts of the state when he became Indianapolis Fire Department's youngest recruit on Christmas Day 2014 Supporters say it's a matter of life and death - a bill that would give Hoosiers the "right to try" experimental drugs, without FDA approval. Now a 5-year-old, diagnosed with a deadly condition, is lobbying lawmakers for the change.

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  3. Market Close: NZ shares close at new record as earnings season looms; Heartland gainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | NBR Newsroom

    ... two profit warnings coming from retailers Warehouse Group and Kathmandu Holdings, which both firms blamed on soft Christmas trading. "Markets are always a bit sheepish going into that period, but people are reasonably relaxed about earnings season," ...

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  4. Uxbridge boy born deaf receives the gift of hearingRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2015 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... severe and profound hearing loss. But around the time the family was getting ready to celebrate Lucas's first Christmas, Mrs. Horan began to notice things that made her question the diagnosis. "The dog barked, and it scared him. Then, a few days ...

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  5. Students 200,000 on songRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | Evening Times

    SOME of Scotland's most talented musicians have raised more than 200,000 for charity by presenting an annual concert each year for 12 years. Conductor Alan Craig, Director of Music at Glasgow Clyde College, helps to assemble a chorus of 150 singers and a 45-piece orchestra to perform a Christmas concert at Glasgow's Royal Concert Hall.

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  6. Playlist: Six versions of 'Amazing Grace' totally worth hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | Metro Times

    ... label, Takoma). He also recorded sacred songs throughout his career; several of his best-selling records were Christmas albums. Fahey recorded the song on his 1971 LP America . Very short but just as sweet, the Dirty Dozen Brass Band's take is from ...

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  7. Lewiston-Porter School Board hears about achievementsRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2015 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    ... vandalized in Youngstown, and the third-grade class donated $264 to a Tibetan children's village in lieu of giving Christmas gifts to their teacher. Also at the IEC, the safety patrol was formally sworn-in during a ceremony Jan. 27 and bus No. 4 was ...

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  8. Lewiston-Porter School Board hears about achievementsRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2015 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    ... vandalized in Youngstown, and the third-grade class donated $264 to a Tibetan children's village in lieu of giving Christmas gifts to their teacher. Also at the IEC, the safety patrol was formally sworn-in during a ceremony Jan. 27 and bus No. 4 was ...

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  9. Twin LimbRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | LEO Weekly

    This January has been the worst. I have a newborn daughter who I'd love to play in the snow with and a job that would potentially grant snow days, which are like Christmas miracles after the fact.

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  10. Weak climate leadership has provinces stepping upRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Red Deer Advocate

    ... job-killing, $21-billion "carbon tax," a cap-and-trade proposal that, according to Conservatives, would cancel Christmas, blacken the summer sun and lead us down a path of ruination. Sunday, in a campaign-style speech, Harper took a different tack ...

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  11. Columnist Tom Taylor: Clap (at the wrong time) and be damned at classic gigsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Harrogate Advertiser

    ... l Sitting Room Comedy Club returns to the St George Hotel, Harrogate on Wednesday, February 11 with Jarred Christmas (Never Mind the Buzzcocks, Dave's One Night Stand, Mock the Week, Russell Howard's Good News, 8 Out of 10 Cats), Jonathan Mayor, Pat ...

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  12. Weak climate leadershipRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2015 | Journal-Pioneer

    ... job-killing, $21-billion "carbon tax," a cap-and-trade proposal that, according to Conservatives would cancel Christmas, blacken the summer sun and lead us down a path of ruination. Sunday, in a campaign-style speech, Harper took a different tack in ...

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  13. Man 'angry' at Gig-Start delayRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2015 | The Otago Daily Times

    ... extend the deadline to May 29 was made this week. ''There has been plenty of interest in the competition, but the Christmas and New Year break made it difficult for people to get their entries in on time,'' he said. ''So, with that in mind, we ...

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  14. Wow..."We Are the World" Is 30 Years OldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Houston Press

    ... stars (Duran Duran, Culture Club, Spandau Ballet, Sting, Bono) to record the seasonal pop song "Do They Know It's Christmas?" and donate the proceeds to help fight famine in East Africa, mainly Ethiopia. The song was an instant hit and one of the ...

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  15. Los Gatos: Postmaster addresses mail delivery issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Los Gatos Weekly-Times

    ... in 12 years, USPS made a profit last year. "This last season we delivered 47 percent more parcels than we did last Christmas season," Lopez said. "We are now in the parcel delivery business. First class delivery dropped by 30 percent, so we don't ...

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  16. Adult conversation on carbon pricing needed at federal levelRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | The Hill Times

    ... job-killing, $21-billion "carbon tax," a cap-and-trade proposal that, according to Conservatives would cancel Christmas, blacken the summer sun and lead us down a path of ruination. In a campaign-style speech on Jan. 25, Harper took a different tack ...

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  17. The song "We Are the World," thirty years laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    ... $60 million for African relief. The song still gets airplay on classic rock radio, and with "Do They Know It's Christmas," recorded by a collection of British rock stars several weeks earlier, set a template for artists performing music in the cause ...

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  18. Tim Harper: PM's weak climate leadership lets provinces fill vacuumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... job-killing, $21-billion "carbon tax," a cap-and-trade proposal that, according to Conservatives would cancel Christmas, blacken the summer sun and lead us down a path of ruination. On Sunday, in a campaign-style speech, Harper took a different tack ...

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  19. Best of 2009: Nuts to us? Or a "real" Charlie Brown Christmas?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Likelihood of Confusion

    ... however, from a trademark point of view. It's in response to the listing of scenes cut from the "A Charlie Brown Christmas" broadcast, which includes, "Gone was Linus using his blanket as an improvised slingshot to knock a can off the fence no one ...

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  20. Interview: Rozsa Gaston, Author of 'Budapest Romance'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... but spicy story. Yes. Terri Valentine, author of Sea Dream, Traitor's Kiss, Outlaw's Kiss, Yankee's Caress, A Christmas Caress , Louisiana Caress. She's strict but kind, and is a big stickler for rules and conventions. I needed that when I first ...

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