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Future of chopper rescue team in jeopardy following funding cuts
The Snohomish County Helicopter Rescue Team saved lives after the devastating SR-530 landslide, provided aid when the Skagit River Bridge collapsed, and has rescued countless hikers in Washington State.
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Sun Apr 20, 2014
Detroit Free Press
Feedback: Why welfare drug testing is in the best interest of Michigan families
In the April 15 edition of the Free Press, a column by Nancy Kaffer claims that Republicans do not care about families and hungry children.
Dominic Lawson: My chain-smoking granny and why it's futile trying...
Informed that his poor health could see him die imminently, former PM Lord Palmerston quipped: 'Die, my dear doctor? That s the last thing I shall do' The last British Prime Minister to have died in office, Lord Palmerston, is said to have reacted with incredulity when his doctor warned him of the extreme gravity of his condition: 'Die, my dear ... (more)
Sat Apr 19, 2014
KEPR CBS 19
Ohio couple married 70 years die 15 hours apart
A couple who held hands at breakfast every morning even after 70 years of marriage have died 15 hours apart.
MomentumCOURAGE Outside the Comfort Zone
Take this guy: His wife works at McDonald's, pulling down $180 a week on $7.50 an hour, and he makes a solid $15 an hour and brings home $600 a week before taxes.
Another Bush in the White House? Ex-ambassador says Jeb could be a contender
Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush listens during an education panel discussion in Las Vegas, on Thursday, March 27, 2014.
Bar Refaeli enhances appeal with 'muppet ad' banned by Israeli tv
The fact that the stunningly attractive model participated in a commercial that as having too many sexual innuendos for prime time television rocketed her back into the mainstream consciousness of men throughout the globe.
The Unofficial Apple Weblog (TUAW)
a Today in the App Store -- the best free apps, new apps and app updates
Here are some of the best free apps, app updates and new apps that have landed in the App Store recently.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
The Kansas City Star
Casino says defect in cards made by Blue Springs company led to big wins
Some parents in Topeka are asking the school district to reconsider plans to have first lady Michelle Obama speak at a graduation ceremony.
Blizzard's free Hearthstone card game conquers the iPad
Blizzard's new Warcraft-inspired card game soft-launched on iPad in early April , and was released worldwide earlier this week as a free download .
Sharon L. Higgins
Sharon was a dedicated homemaker not only to her own children, but the many neighborhood children as well.
The Daily Republic
George Saunders, who is a professor at Syracuse University and has won the National Magazine Award for fiction four times, said, "I'm always aware of writing around things I can't do, and I've come to think that that's actually what 'style' is - an avoidance of your deficiencies."
Northern Michigan News
Don't love your smartphone more than you love your children
Last Sunday morning when the power went out at the Rozeveld family home, family members broke out the cards.
Alphacool to 3D-scan GPUs to make waterblocks for non-reference cards
Non-reference graphics cards often have capacitors and VRM circuitry in different places to reference PCBs making it tricky to make universal waterblocks.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
'System and Method for Providing Remote Wagering Games in a Live...
"Wagering games such as baccarat, blackjack, roulette, and various poker-based table games are popular games offered in casinos.
Do you believe in Magic?
Sophomore AC Ellsworth contemplates which spell to cast in the game Magic: The Gathering.
Silicon Alley Insider
Venture Funding For Payments Startups Hits A New High
Editors note: This is the free edition of Payments Insider, a newsletter on all things payments produced by BI Intelligence .
Cult of Mac Blog
With Hearthstone, The World Of Warcraft Comes To iPada Kind Of
If you've ever wanted to play Blizzard Entertainment's wildly successful MMO World of Warcraft on your iPad, you just got your wish.
The Jersey Journal
Texas Hold'em FURever; Blind protest; Hip hop class; BEN Column, April 17, first update
"FURever Friends is holding an 'All in for Animals' Texas Hold'em Poker Tournament on Friday, May 2, at 6:30 p.m. "First place is $1,000 gift cards, second place is $500 gift card and third place is $300 gift card.
Cinema Blend News
Hearthstone iPad Launches Worldwide, Go Get Your Free Card Pack
Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft 's iPad version is no longer confined to just three countries.