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4 hrs ago | SFGate

News Guide: Primary election highlights

Dan Sullivan, candidate for the Reublican nomination for election to the U.S. Senate, leaves the voting booth after marking his ballot in Alaska's primary election in Anchorage, Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Mark Begich, US Senate, Democrat, Travel, Anchorage, AK, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Cynthia Lummis

How to do Hyperlapse Photography

Critics Slam 'Ice Bucket Challenge' as 'Slacktivism' and 'Stunt Philanthropy'

Should the U.S. Capitol Have a POW/MIA Memorial?

This Woman Looks Like She's Wearing Makeup. She's Not.

4 hrs ago | Hospitality Net

Hotel Granduca Announces Partnership with Stash Hotel Rewards

August 20, 2014 - Hotel Granduca , a five-star luxury hotel located in the heart of Houston's Uptown-Galleria neighborhood, announced today that it has partnered with Stash Hotel Rewards , the nation's largest points-based rewards program for independent hotels.


Related Topix: Travel, Texas

Tue Aug 19, 2014

WIBW-TV Topeka

In New York, Babysitting Comes At A Price

It seems like a parental dream: A college-educated babysitter shows up, leads your kids through homework, dinnertime and a masterpiece art project, cleans the house and then gives you a report card of how the evening went.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, Life, Food, Pizza, North America Travel, Travel, Chicago Travel

Customer Interaction Solutions

SIGGRAPH 2014 Highlights from Vancouver

SIGGRAPH 2014 returned to Vancouver, Canada, for its 41st conference and exhibition.


Related Topix: Travel, Anaheim, CA

The Times

Cowboy churches attracting more than just cowboys

Cowboy churches attracting more than just cowboys Cowboy church pastors say most of the people in their congregations aren't cowboys.


Related Topix: Blanchard, LA, Greenwood, LA, Haughton, LA, Travel

Fox News

Best seafood shacks in US

There is something charming about the simplicity of dining at a down-and-dirty dockside shack.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Seafood, Travel, Noank, CT


Les Guthriea s granddaughter to bike cross-country in honor of Redondo Beach patriarch

Nicole Santiago-Mazza of Long Beach, the granddaughter of Les Guthrie, pioneer developer of Redondo Beach's King Harbor, will bike cross country in honor of her grandfather.


Related Topix: Redondo Beach, CA, Long Beach, CA, Travel

Mon Aug 18, 2014

DNA India

8-year-old girl dies after 550-foot fall at US' Yellowstone National Park

An 8-year-old girl plunged some 550 feet to her death at United States' Yellowstone National Park on Sunday after stepping off a trail overlooking a 1,200-foot canyon and losing her footing, a park official said on Monday.


Related Topix: US National Parks, Yellowstone National Park, Travel, Poway, CA


U.S. airstrikes critical in Mosul Dam capture

U.S. airstrikes helped Kurdish and Iraqi forces take control of Mosul Dam on Monday, fighting back ISIS militants who had seized the dam, President Obama told reporters.


Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Middle East, Travel, Iraq Travel, Middle East Travel, Natural Disasters, Flood


Tempe lands in top 5 of best US college towns

Position: Senior News Reporter. Started with KTAR July 4, 1999. Favorite food: Steak and shrimp, and any food on campouts.


Related Topix: Tempe, AZ, Travel, Pinetop-Lakeside, AZ, Sundance Film Festival, Western, Drama Movies, True Grit, Adventure, Celebrities, John Wayne

Fox News

Why children's diseases move south to north across US

Newly discovered patterns in old outbreaks of childhood diseases, such as diphtheria and scarlet fever, could help modern disease fighters.


Related Topix: Travel, Infectious Diseases, Medicine, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention


Bye, Bye Cupcake, the Eclair has Won Us Over

We've got some crummy news and we won't sugar coat it: cupcakes are over. Don't fret; you'll still be able to find them at many of your favorite bakeries across the city.


Related Topix: Cake, Baked Goods, Life, Dessert, Food, Travel

New York Daily News

From prima signora to prima donna? Hillary Clinton's contractual...

The Las Vegas Review-Journal obtained a copy of the former Secretary of State's standard speaking contract, as well as supporting emails, related to her agreement to be the keynote speaker at the UNLV Foundation dinner in October.


Related Topix: Hillary Clinton, US News, US Politics, North America Travel, Travel, Las Vegas Travel, Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Gulfstream 450, Gulfstream Aircraft, Entertainment, Drama, Television, University of Nevada-Las Vegas, Bill Clinton, History in the News

Dallas Morning News

Former top U.S. prosecutor defending John Wiley Price associate

A former top federal prosecutor is now defending a John Wiley Price associate charged in the federal corruption case against the commissioner.


Related Topix: Travel, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Dallas County, TX, Dallas, TX

Sun Aug 17, 2014

National Bison Range has room to roam, enjoy dust bath for Montana bison herd

Bison roaming relatively free are a rare site in America, after the plains animal was nearly exterminated in the 1870s by abusive slaughter.


Related Topix: Travel, Yellowstone National Park, US National Parks

Honor by August, The Gallery, and Origin top Monday's music

With so many big name bands in Des Moines for the 2014 Iowa State Fair, many of the local music venues cut back on booking talent for the last eleven days.


Related Topix: Origin, Death-Metal, Travel, Wilbraham, MA

Detroit Free Press

EMU football star lands $80,000 fellowship to study foreign affairs

He came to Eastern Michigan University to play football. He's leaving on the path to his ultimate goal -- becoming a U.S. ambassador.


Related Topix: Eastern Michigan University, Travel

Pickleball perfect for non-athletic, seniors

If you are interested in this story, you might be interested in others from The Journal Gazette.


Related Topix: Travel, Fort Wayne, IN


Shoddy US roads, bridges take a toll on the economy

He turned onto Broad Street, a main thoroughfare downtown, and ... kaboom! The car fell into a huge pothole, blowing its right tire, ripping the front axle and knocking out the air-bag system.


Related Topix: East Greenwich, RI

Weekend Balita

US to Fil-Ams: 'We hear you on TPS'

The Department of Homeland Security today assured leaders of the Filipino-American Community in the United States that their clamor for the Philippines to be placed under Temporary Protected Status is being heard and that their views will be taken into consideration when it makes its final decision.


Related Topix: Asian-American, Filipino-American, Travel, Philippines Travel, Asia Travel, North America Travel, Washington D.C. Travel