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3 hrs ago | WFAA-TV Dallas

Emails show Walker recall election campaign push

Newly released court documents include emails showing that Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker's recall election campaign team told him to instruct donors to give to a key conservative group which would run ads for Walker and distribute money to other conservative groups backing him.


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5 hrs ago | New Hampshire Public Radio -

Sending A Message About Drug Use With A Fake Graveyard

Faux tombstones line a lawn in Medinah, Ill. It's a campaign to heighten awareness about an epidemic of heroin and pain pill overdoses - a prelude to International Overdose Awareness Day on Aug. 31. In the suburbs of Chicago, a stark reminder of the toll of heroin and prescription-pill addiction is making the rounds as a lawn exhibit.


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7 hrs ago | KIX 96.1

Hunter Hayes Announces 'Tattoo Your Name Tour'

Hunter Hayes is preparing to leave an impression on fans on his just-announced "Tattoo Tour."


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8 hrs ago | Daily Chronicle

Rains leave behind widespread Chicago-area floods

BURBANK – Overnight rains have flooded street after street in parts of Chicago's southwest suburbs, stranding cars, inundating basements and yards and forcing some to get around in row boats and kayaks.


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12 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

Alberta Open Farm Days offers city slickers a chance to see where their food comes from

Farms used to be places holidayers sped past on their way to the lake, the big city or the mountains.


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14 hrs ago | Times Herald

Spend a night at IKEA through Airbnb

This June 18, 2008 file photo shows Ikea signage at New York City's first Ikea store, in Brooklyn.


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14 hrs ago |

Second City, 'Evil Dead' coming to Embassy this fall

The Chicago comedy troupe The Second City and the award-winning show "Evil Dead - The Musical" will be at Embassy Theatre this fall, the theater announced today.


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18 hrs ago | 680News

5 things to do this weekend: BuskerFest, Walk for the Children and Taiwanfest

BuskerFest: This long-running festival in support of Epilepsy Toronto brings an eclectic mix of street performers to Toronto's downtown core.


Related Topix: Travel, Canada Travel, Toronto, Canada Travel, Canada, Family, Kids

22 hrs ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

Deported Mexicans find new life at call centers

A man stood in the middle of the Firstkontact Center, a call center in the northern border city of Tijuana, Mexico on Aug. 13. TIJUANA, Mexico>> Henry Monterroso is a foreigner in his own country.


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Thu Aug 21, 2014

The Baltimore Sun

Vacations by the book

Carla Hayden is one of Baltimore's best-known book lovers, one who has spent 21 years at the helm of the city's Enoch Pratt Free Library .


Related Topix: Libraries, us Travel, Travel, New York City Travel

Vancouver Courier

Cash needed to complete giant Granville Island murals

Brazilian twin artists Os Gemeos began detailed painting Aug.13 on six concrete silos towering over Granville Island.


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WYMG-FM Springfield

Fair Time in Du Quoin

Illinois has two state fairs: the Illinois State Fair, which concluded in Springfield this past Sunday, and the Du Quoin State Fair in southern Illinois, which starts Friday night and runs through Labor Day.


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The Winnipeg Free Press

The stories they could tell

Travel writer Nikki Bayley of the U.K. had only been in Churchill a matter of minutes when she experienced what she describes as her "first first time."


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BiZBash Event Style News

Why Socially Conscious Meetings Are a Growing Trend

BizBash Live is the largest one-day gathering of event organizers held annually in New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, and South Florida.


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Vegas offering all but marriage to LGBT tourists

We have re-imagined our design in a bold new way. Before we roll it out for everyone, we are giving select readers an opportunity to try out the new design.


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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Western Wheel

Premier hopeful says leaders need to be accountable

After recent revelations about former premier Alison Redford's travel expenses and use of government airplanes, Alberta Progressive Conservative party leadership candidate Thomas Lukaszuk said regaining the trust of Albertans starts with having an accountable leader.


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Salisbury Journal

Millions to spend bank holiday away

More than two million Britons will head overseas for the bank holiday weekend, with those staying at home having to contend with busy roads and disrupted rail journeys.


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Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Anna Kendrick sparks romance rumors with cinematographer

Actress Anna Kendrick has sparked rumors she is dating cinematographer Ben Richardson after the two were photographed together in Los Angeles.


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The Orlando Sentinel

O-Town MacDown helps Give Kids the World

Grab a cup of whatever you please and take a seat, there's plenty of room at our weekly table.


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Sys-Con Media

Real Hospitality Group Expands Portfolio, Opening the Home2 Suites Long Island City

Executives at Real Hospitality Group announced today they have opened the new Home2 Suites by Hilton Long Island City - Manhattan View.


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