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How closely do your views align with those of the party you are voting for? Try our quiz - the results may shock you.
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Tue Apr 15, 2014
of speeding up, slowing down and the art of intention
Yesterday morning, as I was doing my weekly coffeehouse visit, I sat next to a woman who was writing a letter.
Take A Book, Leave A Book: The Story Of State College's Little Free Library
Alexandra Broyles and her neighbors on Ridge Avenue have enjoyed having access to an ever-changing library of free books outsider their doorstep.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Small China developer defies slowdown with $3.3 bln buying spree
A little-known Chinese developer has splurged $3.3 billion on land in the past nine months, outbidding some of the country's largest real estate companies even as property sales slow and home builders scrabble for cash.
The Worst Wheel of Fortune Contestant Ever
I think there's a spectrum of intelligence on which most board games fall, with games like Candy Land at one end and games like, say, chess at the other end.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Sport24 readers have run out of patience with the Stormers coaching staff after a dismal run of results from the team.
It's National Scrabble Day
Get your friends, get your lettered tiles and see how many words you can come up with -- for National Scrabble Day! The popular board game is celebrated each year on April 13th to honor of the birthday of its founder, Alfred Butts.
Almanac for Sunday, April 13, 2014
The moon is waxing. The morning stars are Mercury, Neptune, Saturn, Uranus and Venus.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Santa Cruz Sentinel
Wallace Baine, Baine Street: Downsizing the ABCs
Sure, the practice of texting and the emergence of Twitter were both big blows to the language, but layoffs? It just didn't seem plausible.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Pack the Perfect Picnic: 10 Insanely Delicious Recipes for a Weekend Picnic
This weekend's forecast calls for 70-degree weather and sunny skies, and you know what that means? It means the only season that matters has officially arrived: picnic-season.
Sydney Morning Herald
Ukraine promises more power to regions
Ukraine's embattled premier has vowed to give more powers to the country's regions in an effort to stamp out a separatist insurgency as a new gas war with Russia threatened European supplies.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Las Vegas Review Journal
First new word in the Scrabble dictionary in nearly a decade
As of Thursday, your friends can no longer challenge your use of the word 'geocache' in a Scrabble game as it is now officially part of the game's dictionary.
'Men SHOULD be afforded anonymity in rape trials - it's a human...
Will 'Selfie' be next? Scrabble adds the word 'Geocache' to its official dictionary - marking the game's first official update in nearly TEN years 'Men SHOULD be afforded anonymity in rape trials - it's a human right': High Court judge Maura McGowan is correct, says Peter Lloyd Anonymity: Maura McGowan, chairwoman of the Bar Council, believes ... (more)
Web Reads: Is that a Scrabble-approved word?
Cheat sheet. Tournament Scrabble players rack up big scores by playing words that most of us don't know or don't believe comply with Scrabble rules.
Fulton Finance fraud episode 2
Awarded after your 200th article is published on MyNews24. You're a machine; we'll have to invent a new badge for you! Throw that scrabble board away and get a laptop - writing seems to be your game.You've had your 10th Editor's Choice article approved! For those of you who have been sleeping in class: At the end of Episode 1, we left off where ... (more)
Cobb native, 22, to compete on - Wheel of Fortune'
A young east Cobb woman will go head to head with Ivy League and large state university competitors during tonight's "College Week" episode of "Wheel of Fortune."
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Like Maria Said Paz
" Iraq Wants To Legalize Child Marriage " : In a bid to please the nation's Shi'a Muslim majority ahead of parliamentary elections, Iraq's Council of Ministers has drafted a law that would legalize marital rape, as well as grant men the authority to marry girls as young as age nine.
Spelling success for literacy in Rowan County
The 11th annual Scrabble Scramble took place on Tuesday night at St. John's Lutheran Church.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
I've mentioned this before but such scrumptious potential words with meanings untaken.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
How many points for cord blood research?
BAD hands and triple word scores were on the cards, boards and tables yesterday as a charity games afternoon was held in Albury.