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4 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

Spanish Town Heats Up New Year's With Summer Custom

Twenty years ago, a power outage ruined New Years for the small Spanish town of Berchules forcing the event to be held in late August.

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5 hrs ago | Yahoo!

Israel, Hamas accept 72-hour truce to begin early Friday

Hopes of an end to the bloodshed in Gaza rose early Friday after US Secretary of State John Kerry announced that Israel and Hamas had agreed a 72-hour ceasefire.

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8 hrs ago | Canada.com

Tories winning battle for Chinese-Canadian dollars

One more month of summer, one more month to plan a great vacation. Here are some very cool spots to cross off your bucket list.

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8 hrs ago | Daily Kos

Arsonist Of Seattle Gay Night Club Sentenced To Ten Years In Federal Prison

Very late on New Years Eve this last year, a gay night club in Seattle was set on fire by a Seattle man, Musab Masmari.

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10 hrs ago | Post and Courier

Johns Island man gets 15 years after home invasion, shots fired at deputy

A Johns Island man was sentenced to 15 years in prison after a home invasion that included shots fired at a deputy.

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11 hrs ago | Fox Point

Time to Get Serious

In the time it will take us to sit down, get out a piece of paper and write down our new years' resolutions, you have to realize that even larger decision is at hand.

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15 hrs ago | DNA India

Farah Khan and Shah Rukh Khan celebrate Eid with team of upcoming movie 'Happy New Year'

Seems like the team of Happy New Year has been sharing a strong bond with each other.

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16 hrs ago | KISS 95.7 Hartford

Katy Perry, Shakira Top YouTube's Most Popular Videos of 2014

With less than five months until the new year, YouTube rolled out a list of the 10 most-viewed music videos of 2014.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Hispanic Business

Bristol's Imagine Nation Museum Planning 10-Year Anniversary Bash

On the last day of December each year, there's a spot in the city where the new year is celebrated hours before anywhere else.

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Samoa News

Hawaii AAA offers free 'Tipsy...

AAA Hawaii is offering its free Tipsy Tow service during the New Year's holiday.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

IcNetwork

Tory AM's libel case adjourned until next year after defendant hands in a sick note

A controversial libel trial involving a Tory AM is set to continue into 2015 after the case was adjourned until the New Year.

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Iol.co.za

Gauteng health budget R31.5bn

"The tough economic climate places an added responsibility on us to optimally use the limited resources at our disposal," she said, tabling her budget in the Gauteng legislature in Johannesburg.

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Mydigitalfc.com

SmartTRAVEL: Edinburg

The New Year is here. We are profiling some of the world's most attractive year-end holiday destinations for travel buffs What to see 1. Edinburgh palace Edinburgh Castle dominates Scotland's capital city from its great rock.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

This is Wiltshire

Generations together to mark 85th birthday

The resident of Eric Long Court in Liden will turn 85 on Wednesday, August 6, but the family decided to celebrate early so that representatives from all five generations could be there.

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MyFoxAtlanta

Long lines on first day of Rockdale schools

A security slowdown, led to the back-to-school back-up at several Rockdale County Schools Monday.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

WATE-TV Knoxville

Possible tornado in Campbell County, large amount of damage reported

Dispatchers in Campbell County say a possible tornado has caused a large amount of damage in the Doakes Creek area of the county, including trees down and homes destroyed.

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WATE-TV Knoxville

Titans start camp with new coach, goal to win now

Tonight: 60% coverage of scattered strong/severe storms through the evening hours, but quieter and drier after midnight.

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Scotsman.com

Edinburgh's Hogmanay tickets to go on sale

This year will see the celebration of the first 21 years of Edinburgh's Hogmanay with a three-day programme of free and ticketed events.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Mirror.co.uk

Hours after this tender New Year's photo my gentle giant partner was beaten to death

It is the last picture she has of him alive. A tender moment at a party as they kissed to mark the start of a new year of fresh hopes and dreams.

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ABC News

Book Excerpt: a The Harding Affaira

The last moments of the year 1911 were ticking away. The bells began to ring, a few here, a scattering there, and then a grand crescendo, and the two lovers in Montreal found that the climax of their lovemaking, by pure happenstance, matched exactly the uproar all around them.

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