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1 hr ago | Blackburn Citizen

Tributes paid to former Blackburn teacher killed in boating accident

Douglas Perrin, who taught at Queen Elizabeth's Grammar School, drowned when his 19ft Drascombe Lugger was caught up in strong winds near Schull, County Cork.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

96.5 KOIT FM

Near Water Much?

Both the Pacific and Atlantic coasts of the United States are being pounded by heavy surf caused by tropical storms.

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Post and Courier

SCDNR offering Labor Day boat safety inspections

The state Department of Natural Resources is offering courtesy boat safety inspections during the Labor Day weekend at boat landings across South Carolina.

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Press-Telegram

Burning Man 2014: Playa Surfers from Venice shred it in the desert

The Venice-based Playa Surfers is a beach-themed camp that offers motorized surf lessons and views of Burning Man's main drag from the top of its life-size lifeguard tower.

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NorthJersey.com

NJ man convicted of cruelty; killed dog with arrow

A 39-year-old New Jersey man has been found guilty of animal cruelty for killing an Ulster County family's dog with a bow and arrow while he was deer hunting.

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Daily Reporter

Manatees may soon lose endangered species status

As they do whenever they visit Florida, Greg Groff and his young daughter stopped by the manatee pool at Miami Seaquarium, where the speed bump-shaped marine mammals placidly swim in circles.

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WKYC-TV Cleveland

Sister of Boston bombing suspect arrested in NYC

A sister of Boston Marathon bombing suspect was arrested in New York City after authorities say she threatened to "put a bomb" on a woman.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Prince Albert Daily Herald

Parks Canada challenged in court to fold tents on lake cabin concept

Lawyers for two environmental groups are going to court in an attempt to quash approval by Parks Canada of 15 proposed tent cabins at a popular lake in Jasper National Park.

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KAUZ

No jail for man arrested amid Hoffman death probe

A report on a problematic execution in Oklahoma shows lethal drugs caused the inmate to die, not a heart attack, after the state's prisons chief halted efforts to kill him.

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Channel3000

NRA tweet: Kids can 'have fun at the shooting range'

Just two days after a 9-year-old Arizona girl accidentally killed a shooting instructor with an Uzi, a Twitter account linked to the National Rifle Association sent out a link promoting ways for kids to "have fun at the shooting range."

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The New Zealand Herald

Lawyers clash over emails in 'Bag Men' lawsuit

Lawyers for two Morrocan immigrants and for the newspaper that called them "Bag Men" after the Boston Marathon bombing are clashing over the significance of emails that circulated among law enforcement in the chaotic days after the attack.

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TheBostonChannel.com

Body in Israeli forest is missing hiker

A body found in a Jerusalem-area forest is that of missing American Aaron Sofer, Israeli police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld said Thursday.

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KTVN Reno

Ukraine fears weigh on global stock markets

Trucks have started making deliveries to a New England supermarket chain just hours after it was announced that the chain's former CEO, whose ouster led to worker walkouts and customer boycotts, had completed a... Hours after reaching an agreement to buy the company, the restored chief of the New England's Market Basket supermarket chain celebrated ... (more)

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Richmond and Twickenham Times

Latest from Hercules Wimbledon: Cheetham breaks marathon hoodoo

Cheetham, who has contested the London marathon more than a dozen times, clocked two hours 59 minutes 39 seconds in finishing fifth out of more than 300 runners in the Thames Meander event at Kingston on Saturday.

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Chambersburg Public Opinion

California environmentalists decry feds' fire plan

Federal forest officials say they were trying for a balanced approach in new plan to allow loggers to remove dead wood from a massive California wildfire, but environmentalists are calling it a travesty for trees.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

Sister of Alleged Boston Marathon Bombers Arrested for Bomb Threat

The sister of the alleged Boston Marathon bombers was arrested on Wednesday for allegedly threatening a Harlem woman.

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Daily Mail

'I'm an absolute idiot': drunk man drives through McDonald's drive...

Father breaks down in tears as he's found NOT GUILTY of shooting dead drunk driver who killed his two young sons in car wreck The sister of Boston Marathon bombing suspect has been arrested 'for threatening to BLOW UP her boyfriend's ex in Manhattan' Father of Miley Cyrus's homeless VMAs date is 'heartbroken' that his son was sleeping rough in LA ... (more)

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WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

Livingston Parish officials identify armed man killed in deputy-involved shooting

Baton Rouge television personality Scott Rogers was shot and killed inside his home in St. Gabriel, La.

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KNUS-AM Aurora

Cowabunga! Storm sends big waves to California

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The Bennington Banner

Boston suspect's sister charged in NY bomb threat

Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's sister has been accused of threatening to bomb a New York City woman and has been arrested.

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