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3 hrs ago | MMA Mania

UFC Fight Night 52 card: Miesha Tate vs Rin Nakai fight preview

Miesha Tate and Rin Nakai will battle to determine who deserves a position among the elite this Saturday night at UFC Fight Night 52 inside the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan. Between these two experienced women, what must be done in order for either to pull away with a victory? Read our fight preview and find out! Ultimate Fighting Championship bantamweights Miesha Tate and Rin Nakai will go to war this Saturday night at UFC Fight Night 52 inside the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan, live on UFC Fight Pass.

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Related Topix: Miesha Tate, Mixed Martial Arts, Mixed Martial Arts (Ultimate Fighting), Martial Arts, Ronda Rousey

7 hrs ago | Switched

Grand Jury To Decide Whether NASCAR's Tony Stewart Will Be Charged In Death Of Kevin Ward Jr.

A grand jury will decide whether NASCAR driver Tony Stewart will be charged in the August death of a fellow driver at a sprint car race in upstate New York, a prosecutor said Tuesday. Ontario County District Attorney Michael Tantillo said he made the decision to present the case to a grand jury after reviewing evidence collected by county sheriff's investigators.

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Related Topix: Sports, Andy Belmont Motorsports, Racing, Andy Belmont, NASCAR Nextel Cup, NASCAR, Nascar Drivers, Tony Stewart, Kevin Harvick, NASCAR Busch

11 hrs ago | Cloverdale Reporter

Off to school, and back to court for BCTF

Now that a cease-fire has emerged from the latest round in the war for control of B.C.'s public school system, the next court battle is ready to proceed. Lawyers for the provincial government and the B.C. Teachers' Federation have filed their written submissions to the B.C. Court of Appeal.

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Related Topix: Opinion

12 hrs ago | ABC News

Americans Killed in Afghanistan Suicide Attack

Two Americans were among three foreign troops killed in a suicide attack near the U.S. Embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan today, authorities said, with the Taliban claiming responsibility for the attack. International Security Assistance Force members were among the victims, the ISAF confirmed.

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Related Topix: Asia, Afghanistan, World News,

16 hrs ago | TrekEarth

~ looking back ~

Another street portrait of an ordinary people, a young Newari woman sitting quietly & missing in a dark corner of an old fashioned wooden house that never escaped the long lens during my photo hunting walk in grungy dark alley of the marvellous old town of Bhaktapur. Caught her off guard! but I loved her fleeting look straight into the lens, probably wondering why a stranger was pointing at her.

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21 hrs ago | The Sand Trap

Staying connected causing hooks

Had a lesson lately where my pro got me to use the towel drill to keep connected in my swing. This helped my ball striking but im hooking and pulling all my shots.

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Mon Sep 15, 2014

NJ.com

Allentown double shooting ruled murder-suicide, coroner says

Authorities said Sunday that Mouwaffak L. Makhoul, 51, of the 400 block of North Front Street in Allentown, shot and killed Etab Makhoul, 36, at her home in the 1900 block of East Greenleaf Street in Allentown. Coroner Scott Grim pronounced Etab Makhoul dead at 9:31 a.m. and Mouwaffak Makhoul dead at 9:32 a.m. The shootings occurred about 8:51 a.m. outside the home, Grim said.

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Related Topix: Obituaries

Chambersburg Public Opinion

Murder charges in 4 Tampa Bay area slayings

Tampa Bay area authorities on Monday charged a man with four counts of first-degree murder in the deaths of his ex-girlfriend, her parents and her new boyfriend. The Pasco County Sheriff's Office charged 28-year-old Adam Matos late Monday afternoon.

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Related Topix: Violent Crime, Pasco County, FL, Opinion

Jurist

Afghanistan court sentences 5 to death for armed robbery, sexual assault

Two other defendants, out of the original group of seven defendants who allegedly [Al Jazeera report] stopped the victims' car while dressed as police officers, were sentenced to 20 years in prison for unrelated crimes. The appellate judge stated that he expects the case will be appealed to the Afghan Supreme Court.

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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan,

Memex 1.1

Everything is connected

This entry was posted on Monday, September 15th, 2014 at 2:54 pm and is filed under Asides . You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed.

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Overlawyered

"Law firm mistakenly identifies dead smokers as alive in 588 suits"

Details, always those picky details: "A federal appeals court has upheld the dismissal of 750 tobacco suits, citing this major problem: The Florida law firm that brought the cases had mistakenly identified 588 dead smokers as still being alive."

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Related Topix: Smoking, Medicine, Health, Conservative Political News, US News

Examiner.com

Jon: Time's up for gorgeous black Aussie mix at high-kill upstate shelter

According to Facebook: Greenville County Pet Rescue , this beauty is running out of time at the high-kill upstate shelter. More information can be found on this Facebook thread.

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Related Topix: Greenville County, SC, Startups, Facebook, Greenville, SC

Sun Sep 14, 2014

The Sand Trap

I think I bought fake Mizuno 825 pro, like really bad fakes.

These are really bad fakes. If the OP had even seen the real clubs he'd have known the ones he bought were fake.

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Examiner.com

One deputy shot to death, another wounded after responding to suicide call

Deputy Michael Norris, 24, was killed and Deputy Jeff Wilson was injured after both were shot after responding to an attempted suicide call, officials said. Deputy Michael Norris, 24, was killed and Deputy Jeff Wilson was injured after both were shot after responding to an attempted suicide call, officials said.

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The Sand Trap

Greg Norman Almost Cuts off Hand in Chainsaw Accident

Read in the Australian News, shocking news Greg had a accident using a chain saw, cutting his left hand, hoping he has a full recovery and wish him well. Too bad.

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Chambersburg Public Opinion

2 dead in Slovenia floods, Croatia also hit hard

Authorities in Slovenia say two people have died in new floods that hit the Balkans this weekend after heavy rains. Police said Sunday a 30-year-old man and a 17-year-old girl drowned after their van plunged into a flood-swollen stream northeast of the capital, Ljubljana.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Flood, World News, Slovenia, Santa Clara County, CA, Los Gatos, CA, Opinion

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Related Topix: Monster, Human Resources

Python

vpoller 0.3.3

Possible scenarios where vPoller could be used is integration with monitoring systems as part of the discovery and polling process in order to provide monitoring of your VMware vSphere environment.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

Memeorandum

7 women working tirelessly to attack equal rights for women

How can a woman be opposed to the fight to help women achieve equality?

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Related Topix: Conservative Political News, US News

Chicago Tribune

Parolee charged with shooting and robbery in Dolton

Cordaryll C. Ward, 27, is charged with the robbery and shooting of a man in Dolton in August. Ward, who was arrested on Friday, shot at a man with a 9mm semiautomatic handgun in the 1500 block of 154 th street in Dolton on Aug. 12 about 1:50 a.m. The bullet grazed the top of man's head, and he was able to get away, prosecutors said Saturday in Cook County Bond Court.

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Related Topix: Dolton, IL

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