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2 hrs ago | National Public Radio

Performing Dogs Go Big After $1 Million TV Prize

Since a father and son took their 10 flipping, twirling dogs from the center ring of a circus to the stage of a reality show, where they won TV competition "America's Got Talent," people pack their performances at large venues and they have been tapped to star in short films bankrolled by Ellen DeGeneres' pet food company, one of which is set to ... (more)

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5 hrs ago | CBC News

Winnipeggers clean up downtown for Earth Day

CBC Information Radio host Marcy Markusa is joined by current and past members of the Winnipeg Blue Bombers to clean parts of downtown Winnipeg on April 22. Dennis Rondeau, a member of the Downtown Biz's Metro Enviro-Team, takes part in the Earth Day clean-up on Tuesday.

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10 hrs ago | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

Teen who stowed away on Hawaii flight resting in h...

A teenage boy who stowed away on a flight from California to Hawaii in the frozen, oxygen-deprived wheel well of a passenger jet was resting in hospital on Tuesday, two days after his death-defying jaunt over the Pacific, a Hawaii official said.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

The Montreal Gazette

Russia expels Canadian diplomat

The diplomatic chess game between Canada and Russia over the Ukraine crisis continued Tuesday, with the Kremlin ordering the expulsion of a senior Canadian diplomat stationed in Moscow.

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Brandon Sun

NFB's 'Circa 1948' project show Vancouver through app and installation

A scene from the new National Film Board of Canada-produced interactive app "Circa 1948" is shown in this undated handout image.

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ABC News

Sen. Rand Paul Says School Choice Could Expand GOP

Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul said voters in Democratic strongholds such as Chicago will think differently if they see Republicans not just visiting these places, but discussing issues pertinent to their circumstances.

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USA Today

Why even $1M may not be enough for retirement

Newly redesigned $100 notes lay in stacks at the Bureau of Engraving and Printing on May 20, 2013, in Washington, DC.

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WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Scientists think they can control weather with lasers

For many Americans who wished they could change the weather -- whether it be in the Northeast during this past winter or in drought-stricken California -- researchers may have found a way to aim a high-energy laser beam into clouds to make it rain or trigger lightning.

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Examiner.com

Chef Fabrizio Schenardi Brings Culinary Magic to Four Season's Orlando at Disney

Midwesterners missing the flavors Chef Fabrizo Schenardi need only to travel south to Orlando, where he's heading cuoianry operations at the new Four Seasons- Orlando Resort at Walt Disney World.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

The Campbell Reporter

San Francisco: Salon Dore exhibit back at Legion of Honor

The Salon Dore exhibit, a recreation of an 18th century Parisian room originally from the Hotel de La Tremoille, has undergone a painstaking 18-month restoration and is once again open to the public at the Legion of Honor in San Francisco.

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Rock102online.com

Fans pay tribute to Nobel laureate Garcia Marquez ...

Fans and family paid their respects to Colombian author Gabriel Garcia Marquez on Monday, leaving flowers and playing music in remembrance of the Nobel laureate and giant of Latin American literature.

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Zillow Blog

Beyond the Red Carpet: What It's Really Like to Live in Los Angeles

From oceanfront mansions dripping with luxury to celebrity real estate , Los Angeles is known for housing the rich and famous.

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Patch.com

Chicago is America's Funniest City

Chicago is the funniest city in America. And not just because we gave the world John Belushi and Bill Murray.

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Connecticut Post

Teen stowaway could face charges in California

A 16-year-old boy who stowed away in the wheel well of a flight from San Jose, Calif., to Maui, on stretcher at center, is loaded into an ambulance at Kahului Airport in Kahului, Maui, Hawaii Sunday afternoon, April 20, 2014.

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Journalgazette.net

Living large in borrowed cars

Steve Briscoe, vice president of Industrial Air Centers Inc. near Indianapolis, likes what he hears when he starts the motor of a 2014 Ferrari California in the Enterprise Exotic Car Collection showroom near Los Angeles International Airport.

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Gapers Block

Chicago Speaks: Yoruba, as Spoken by Artist Dayo Laoye

As a global city, Chicago is home to many languages beyond English. Chicago Speaks profiles speakers of these languages, and shares some of their personal stories along the way.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

The News-Messenger

Parents, children enjoy an egg roll

When Beth Van Vorhis was growing up, her parents dressed her in her Easter best each year and took her to the Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center for the Easter Egg Roll.

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Firstshowing.net

NYC Opening of the Ghostbusters 30th Anniversary Traveling Art Show

Last night, Saturday, April 19th, in New York City, just a few blocks from the Hook & Ladder 8 firehouse, Gallery 1988 opened the Ghostbusters 30th Anniversary art show.

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Canada.com

Only the elite allowed to shop at government of Canada's official gift store

Canada's official gift shop is tucked into the fourth floor of a government building in nearby Gatineau, Que., but you won't see any tourists lining up at the cash register to buy coffee mugs adorned with Mounties.

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CBC News

Canada's official gift store only for the political elite

Foreign Minister John Baird, left, offers a gift to Mustafa Abdel Jalil, chairman of Libya's National Transitional Council, in Tripoli in late 2011.

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