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  1. BLOG: Chasing Solar EclipsesRead the original story

    Friday | WBTV

    Many of you probably heard about the Solar Eclipse that occurred on Friday a week ago. Unfortunately very few people could see the total eclipse since that portion of it, called the umbra, remained largely in the North Atlantic and the Arctic Ocean providing a good view only for the fish and whales.

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  2. California Chrome Headlines $10 Million Dubai World CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | BleacherReport

    The world's richest race has attracted the world's most popular horse, with 2014 Horse of the Year California Chrome making his way across the world to take on eight foes in Saturday's $10 million Dubai World Cup . The 2014 Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner is looking to double his current bankroll of $4,322,650 when he breaks from the starting gate at Meydan Racecourse as the betting favorite.

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  3. Sharing God and greenbacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Vail Daily News

    Vail's Tom Barnett won a Corvette and Rolexes for being named Burger King's franshisee of the year. He sold it all, added some his own money and gave $120,000 in bonuses to his empolyee.

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  4. Flight to Totality: How I Chased the Total Solar Eclipse of 2015 on a JetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Space.com

    ABOARD A JET ABOVE THE NORTH ATLANTIC OCEAN A total eclipse of the sun on Friday thrilled skywatchers across Europe, Africa and Asia where it was visible, but nowhere was the view as perfect as aboard a chartered jet soaring over the top of the world. Thanks to the German air charter companies AirEvents/Deutsche Polarflug and Eclipse-Reisen, 132 observers from around the world - including this writer - watched the total solar eclipse of 2015 from an airborne jet in what was truly a magnificent sight.

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  5. Total eclipse of technologyRead the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | Aurora Era-Banner

    All the hype surrounding today's eclipse by the media was quickly extinguished with the mass of cloud blocking people's view. With countries increasingly adopting solar power as their new source of energy, how will technology cope with future solarevents? Eclipse Fact: In our Solar System, only earth sees full solar elipses as we are the only planet in which the sun and moon align perfectly.

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  6. Eclipse puts Britain in the darkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | South Wales Argus

    BRITAIN has entered the twilight zone as the moon crosses the face of the sun at the start of the first near-total eclipse visible in the UK for 16 years. Cloud covering much of the country could spell disappointment for many, but some clear patches are possible where eclipse watchers could be in for an unforgettable experience.

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  7. Eclipse Tourist: Polar Bear Went For My HeadRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | LBC 97.3

    A tourist visiting Norway for the eclipse has described the terrifying moment a polar bear dragged him out of his tent as he slept. Mr Moravec said he managed to fend off the animal's jaws before another of the group grabbed a shotgun and saved his life.

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  8. Solar Eclipse Tourist Attacked By Polar BearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | LBC 97.3

    A polar bear has attacked a tourist on an island where thousands of people are planning to watch the solar eclipse on Friday. The victim - part of a group of six on a snowscooter and skiing tour - was flown by helicopter to hospital after the bear was shot dead.

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  9. Solar Eclipse to bring worldwide attention to LewisRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | Stornoway Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. The Outer Hebrides is hoping to capitalise on a boost in visitor numbers thanks to a rare solar eclipse tomorrow .

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  10. The adventurers who travel thousands of miles to catch a total solar eclipseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Mashable

    This Friday, the hottest place for total solar eclipse fans to be is on one of a few cold, small islands in the North Atlantic and Arctic Oceans. Travelers hoping to catch a glimpse of the moon obscuring the sun have traveled from around the world to the Faroe Islands and Svalbard, the only land masses where the full astronomical event will be visible - if weather permits.

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  11. The best place to view Friday's solar eclipse? Head to the sleepy...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | Daily Mail

    Would you LIVE on a cruise ship? The luxury vessel with 165 apartments which sails around the world non-stop Water you looking at? Fearless springbok comes nose to nose with crocodile while drinking from lake... and doesn't bother to run Tangled up in love: Young African elephants lock trunks and 'kiss' in front of tourists in touching display of human-like affection Inside Iceland's crystal cave: Mesmerising snaps reveal ripples of emerald blue ice mixed with volcanic ash under magical glacier Don't light a match! World's tallest wooden skyscraper to include hotel, flats and wellness centre... but has sparked concerns from Vienna's fire service Putting the bubble in Bath! Guests have no privacy in tiny hotel with walls made of transparent plastic... and there's nowhere to go when nature calls British Airways flight to Dubai forced to turn around and land at Heathrow Airport after ... (more)

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  12. Congressman who decorated his office like Downton Abbey and billed...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Daily Mail

    ... course without paying to use the facility. ARE YOU READY FOR SOME FOOTBALL? Schock and his entourage flew in an Eclipse 500 aircraft like this one to attend a November 2014 NFL game Politico reported on Wednesday that Schock has hired two attorneys ...

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  13. Who will buy 53,000-square-foot former Eclipse Aviation building?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Business Journal

    A large, high-profile industrial-manufacturing complex in southeast Albuquerque has seen renewed attention lately. The 53,000-square-foot building at 2810 Karsten Ct. SE is one that was custom built in 2006 by a group of investors for Eclipse Aviation and had been used as an assembly area for the company's Eclipse 500.

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  14. UK's Favourite Cruise Ships Named in 2015 Cruise Critic Cruisers' Choice AwardsRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2015 | Sys-Con Media

    Celebrity Cruises stole the show in the awards for the Large Ship class, with Celebrity Equinox, the second of five Solstice-class sisters, named Best Overall ship, Best Dining, and Best Public Rooms. Celebrity Eclipse, the third Solstice-class ship, won Best Shore excursions, Best Fitness, Best Cabins, and Best from the UK.

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  15. Free 'First' Flights Celebrate Women Of Aviation Week In AlbuquerqueRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2015 | Aero-News Network

    ... with static displays of various airplanes and helicopters, and Eclipse Aerospace with have one of their Eclipse 500 business jets on display. Other booths will introduce attendees to various aspects of flight training, aerospace education and ...

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  16. World's biggest superyacht: The billion dollar limit?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | CNN

    The record-breaking vessel will be over 40 meters longer than the world's current biggest superyacht, "Azzam" , believed to be owned by the President of the United Arab Emirates, Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan. "Our client was concerned that if we built the yacht to 200 meters, then someone would come along like Roman Abramovich when he built "Eclipse" at 163.5 meters, and outdid Sheikh Maktoum's yacht, the 162 meter "Dubai," by only 1.5 meters," explained broker Craig Timm.

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  17. The $1 billion superyacht: Bigger, longer, but is it better?Read the original story

    Feb 11, 2015 | WICU12 Erie

    At $1 billion, it will also be the most expensive private yacht ever built, costing more than the annual GDP of Western Sahara, the British Virgin Islands, and Micronesia. The identity of "Triple Deuce's" owner remains secret.

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  18. Infographic reveals the real cost of owning a superyachtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | Mail on Sunday

    The official term for this fortunate minority is a Ultra High Net Worth Individual, someone with more than US$30million in net assets, and there are just 200,000 of them in the world. But even for the likes of Roman Abramovich and UAE president Khalifa Al Nahyan, owners of two of the costliest private vessels in the world, the costs associated with keeping such a big boat on the water would have them double-checking their direct debits.

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  19. The 50 largest cruise ships in the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | USA Today

    The 50 largest cruise ships in the world We've found the 50 largest cruise ships in the world -- countdown to number 1 with us! Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1BFtlTC 50. Carnival Freedom, built by Carnival Cruise Lines in 2007, measures 110,000 GT and holds 2,974 passengers at double occupancy. 49. Carnival Liberty, built by Carnival Cruise Lines in 2005, measures 110,000 GT and holds 2,974 passengers at double occupancy.

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  20. Monday's Editorials: Ruff justice over flaw in rug?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | Edmonton Journal

    This image released by ABC Action News shows the Pinellas County Sheriff's office rug in Largo, Fla., which reads "In Dog We Trust" instead of "In God We Trust." But there can also be humour in a misprint, especially if that mistake is embroidered, embossed or engraved on something more permanent than paper.

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