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2 hrs ago | WLNS-TV Lansing

Study: Many Heavy Kids Think They're Normal Weight

A 38-year-old Lansing man has been found guilty of criminal sexual conduct for a 2012 incident with a minor.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Lansing, MI, Life, Fruits, Food

Tue Jul 22, 2014

ENR-Engineering News-Record

Tough Cleanup Missions Never Impossible for Knoxville, Tenn.-based Heavy Civil Contractor

Phillips & Jordan Inc. is a family-run, Knoxville, Tenn.-based civil contractor that tackles the country's toughest, most prominent and riskiest jobs, including emergency response and disaster cleanup from hurricanes, tornadoes and floods.

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Related Topix: Staten-Island, NY, New York, NY

Mon Jul 21, 2014

WMUR-TV Manchester

Heavy fighting in Gaza as death passes 500

Fierce fighting between Israeli troops and Hamas militants continued near Gaza City on Monday as the death toll from the conflict rose above 500.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Hamas (Palestine), Prison

Sat Jul 19, 2014

The Willits News

Carroll: Why Colorado pot tax revenue is low

You begin to wonder after reading a state study on "Market Size and Demand for Marijuana in Colorado" and scouring the latest tax-collection reports.

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Related Topix: Marijuana

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Boxing Scene

France's Larmi To Face Glen Tapia 7/26 At MSG

Glen Tapia's co-managers confirmed Friday morning that France's Salim Larbi has agreed to replace injured Boyd Melson as Tapia's opponent July 26 at Madison Square Garden.

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Related Topix: White Plains, NY, World News, Germany

Deming Headlight

Teen metal band plans book after Sony label deal

The teen metal band Unlocking the Truth, which recently signed a multi-album deal with Sony, plans to release a book next year.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

The Bennington Banner

Japan approves joint missile study, export to US

Japan has approved the export of a locally-made component for a missile defense system to the U.S. and is launching joint research with Britain on air-to-air missile technology for fighter jets.

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Related Topix: Strategic Defense Initiative, Raytheon, Aerospace-Defense

Wed Jul 16, 2014

The Lebanon Daily News

Storms in China kill at least 18

Heavy rains have killed at least 18 people in southern China and a state news agency said six more were missing Thursday after a landslide.

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Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, Publishing, Media, Television, Ottaway Newspapers, Fox Filmed Entertainment, Digital Journal, FOX News Network

JamBase

Phish Goes Cover-Less In Canandaigua | Setlist & The Skinny

The CMAC Performing Arts Center in Canandaigua, NY - which was known as the Finger Lakes Performing Arts Center until recent years - opened its doors in 1983.

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Related Topix: Phish, Pop/Rock, Canandaigua, NY, University of Vermont, August, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Examiner.com

Providence weather: Heavy rainfall, thunderstorms for Wednesday

Forecast discussion: As we moved through Tuesday, Rhode Island did see some isolated showers and an occasional thunderstorm, especially over the northwestern part of the state in the early afternoon.

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Related Topix: Weather, Natural Disasters, Flood

Examiner.com

Sony signs 8th graders band Unlocking the Truth to record deal

Musicians Alec Atkins, Jarad Dawkins and Malcolm Brickhouse of Unlocking the Truth pose onstage during day 2 of the 2014 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Club on April 12, 2014 in Indio, California.

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Related Topix: Indio, CA, Coachella, CA

Mon Jul 14, 2014

WTEN-TV Albany

Saugerties shelter opened after heavy rains strand festival attendees

The Red Cross has opened a shelter in Saugerties after heavy rains this weekend flooded a festival, preventing attendees from leaving.

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Related Topix: Saugerties, NY, Ulster County, NY

Forbes.com

Gold Declines Blamed On Heavy Long Liquidation; Sell Stops Exacerbate Decline

A sharp sell-off in gold futures so far Monday is being blamed on heavy long liquidation, exacerbated when sell stops were triggered.

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Related Topix: Brazil, World News, Business News

Sun Jul 13, 2014

The Bennington Banner

Kurds clash with extremists in northern Syria

Heavy fighting broke out Sunday between an extremist group and Kurdish gunmen in northern Syria, activists said, adding that jihadis have captured a dozen fighters.

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Related Topix: Activism

Fri Jul 11, 2014

PhysicsWeb Events

Gluons get in on proton spin

For a quarter of a century, physicists have faced a paradox regarding the net spin of protons and neutrons - the spin of their constituent quarks accounts for only a small fraction of their overall spin.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Alabama Live

'Reg's Coffee House' playlist for July 6 show

Scott Register hosts "Reg's Coffee House" on Birmingham Mountain Radio each Sunday from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Paul McDonald & Nikki Reed - Misery Ben Watt - Forget Bad Things - Vices Bon Iver - Heavenly Father Puss N Boots - Don't Know What It Means Spoon - Do You Fire Mountain - Be Your Eyes The Heavy Hearts - Georgia Grown Jeremy Fischer - I Love ... (more)

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Related Topix: Georgia, Willie Nelson, Country, Entertainment

Tue Jul 08, 2014

NME

BL_NK SP_C_S - 'Memory Man'

BL_NK SP_C_S might be the first anonymous, New York producer to sound like Franz Ferdinand.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

Berkshire Eagle

Water diverted from Pittsfielda s Water Treatment Plant into nearby fields during storm

Heavy rains overnight on June 26-27 resulted in high stormwater flows into the city's sewer plant, necessitating an emergency procedure to divert water into nearby fields, Mayor Daniel L. Bianchi said Thursday.

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Related Topix: Housatonic, MA

The Chronicle Herald

St. Vincent brings alt-pop sound to Halifax Jazz Festival

New York-based musician and alt-pop sensation St. Vincent had the proverbial tough act to follow after her 2012 project Love This Giant.

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Related Topix: St. Vincent, Talking Heads, Pop/Rock

Brooklynvegan

The Heavy Lowdown: Electric Wizard, Empty Vessels, Mortals, Judas...

UK doomers Electric Wizard announced a new album. This one is called Time to Die and the title plays into a theme, according to singer/guitarist Jus Oborn: "All of our albums in the past have had a theme -- revenge, drugs, black magick -- and the theme of this one is death.

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Related Topix: Metal, Electric Wizard, The Heavy, Little Orbit, Team 6 Games Studio, Video Games, New York, World News, Denmark

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