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6 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

Poll: Idahoans Oppose Online Taxes

The National Taxpayers Union says it's conducted a poll in Idaho that shows Idahoans oppose taxes on online sales, with questions such as, "Please tell me if you agree or disagree with the following statement.

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Related Topix: Idaho, Idaho Government, Life, Hobbies

11 hrs ago | Sag Harbor Online

High Caliber Art Fair Returns to Southampton

More and more people are doing it. Some people do it to show off. Some people do it for money.

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Related Topix: Southampton, NY, Life, Hobbies, Bridgehampton, NY

15 hrs ago | Jalopnik

Five Honest Tips For Starting A Car Collection That Won't Lose Money

I've always dreamed of having an appreciating classic or exotic car collection, but I've never had anything other than a "regular" car.

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Autos

17 hrs ago | Edward Champion's Return of the Reluc...

The Human Value of Cultural Preservation

Record collectors are preserving some of America's most vital music, sometimes transforming into unanticipated tastemakers.

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18 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

King's College London - Breathing easy in space: new device to monitor lung function

Release date- 22072014 - A new method of collecting blood from the ear, currently part of an interactive exhibition at the , could be used to monitor lung function in space.

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22 hrs ago | Thetelegraphand Argus

Caution is advised over Gaza and Syria charity collections

Charity collectors have been warned to stick to legal guidelines after West Yorkshire Police received complaints about impromptu collections for Gaza and Syria.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Wiltshire Times

1.5k fine for first scrap metal carrier convicted in Wiltshire under new law

A scrap metal carrier is the first convicted in Wiltshire under the Scrap Metal Dealers Act for failing to be a registered scrap metal dealer in the county A scrap metal carrier is the first convicted in Wiltshire under the Scrap Metal Dealers Act for failing to be a registered scrap metal dealer in the county.

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Related Topix: Gloucestershire County, England, United Kingdom, Wiltshire County, England, Life, Hobbies

JD Supra

N.Y. Department of Financial Services Issues Revised Proposed Debt Collection Rules

The New York Department of Financial Services recently issued revised proposed debt collection regulations, which have important implications concerning charged-off and time-barred debt, for third-party debt collectors and debt buyers.

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SF Sentinel

Looking Intently: The James Cahill Legacy

The late James Cahill, Professor Emeritus at UC Berkeley, was known as a brilliant scholar, exceptional teacher and writer, and extraordinary connoisseur and collector of Chinese and Japanese paintings.

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Related Topix: UC Berkeley, Life, Hobbies, Arts, Painting

Central Western Daily

Late night callers ring true as Cancer Council doorknockers

Cancer Council staff have confirmed legitimate doorknockers are visiting houses as late as 8pm at night, after several Orange residents turned to Facebook this week to warn the late night collectors may be scammers.

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Sunherald.com

At 101, weather observer gets a place in the sun

Richard Hendrickson, 101, demonstrates how he collects temperature and precipitation data for the National Weather Service on Monday, July, 21, 2014, in Bridgehampton, N.Y. Hendrickson is being honored as the longest serving volunteer weather data collector for the National Weather Service for his 84 years of collecting information from his farm on ... (more)

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Related Topix: Weather, Bridgehampton, NY, Life, Hobbies

The Otago Daily Times

Antique dealer still loves the 'thrill of the hunt'

Neville Tyson holds a vintage German-made toy replica of a Bluebird racing car, dating back to 1928.

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Stamp Collecting

Sentinel & Enterprise

Congress can win one for Main Street

It has been nine years since Congress first took up online shopping's unfair sales-tax advantage over brick-and-mortar retailers.

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Related Topix: US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Bob Goodlatte, US Politics, Life, Hobbies, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Chris Christie, US Governors, Opinion

The Raw Story

Failed sale of 1869 Karl Marx letter disappoints Chinese capitalists who set the price too high

A letter by the late Karl Marx, the German philosopher who offered an alternative to capitalism, has failed to sell in Communist-ruled China because the auctioneer set too high a price.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Hollywood Reporter

Comic-Con: Hasbro Bringing Jabba the Hutt and Rom Toy Exclusives

Also available will be an Infinity Gauntlet action-figure pack, a Rockin' Romance JEM doll, a Transformers Kreaon 3-pack, Magic the Gathering and special-edition Joe figures.

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Northwest Florida Daily News

Stamp show July 26 in FWB

The Panhandle Philatelic Society will host Stampfest III on July 26 at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 205 Carol Ave. .

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Fort Walton Beach, FL, Entertainment

SouthCoastToday.com

New Bedford workshop seeks to get help for hoarders

The city's Health Department will hold a workshop Thursday to examine the issue of hoarding and to begin finding help and support for those who may have compulsive collecting problems.

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Related Topix: New Bedford, MA, Life, Hobbies

Art Daily

Exhibition of works from the Martijn and Jeannette Sanders Collection opens at the Museum

This summer, the Stedelijk Museum presents Bad Thoughts, a unique, large-scale survey of the works assembled by Amsterdam collectors Martijn and Jeannette Sanders, one of the most important private collections in the Netherlands.

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Art Daily

Artemis Gallery announces Ancient and Ethnographic Art, Tribal, Spanish Colonial Relics Sale

It doesn't have to cost an Etruscan king's ransom or an Egyptian pharoah's arm and a leg to collect ancient art and antiquities.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

NewsOK.com

Q&A on collecting: Collectors clamor for cow butter molds

Q: Enclosed is a photo of an antique clear-glass butter mold. When the butter is extracted from the mold, it produces an impression of a cow on the top of the butter.

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