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  1. Michael W. Smith brings Christmas spirit to the Abbotsford CentreRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | The Abbotsford News

    With 44 GMA Dove Awards, three Grammys and more than 15 million in sales to his credit, Smith is a draw no matter where he goes. Throughout his entire career, he has earned one double platinum, seven platinum and 16 Gold RIAA certifications.

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  2. Leeds sex fiend had abused girl since she was 7Read the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | Yorkshire Evening Post

    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. A pensioner aged 73 has been jailed for historic sex offences after a judge heard he began abusing his victim when she was only seven during visits to his home.

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  3. Guest Column: Free speech in the workplaceRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Business Journal

    Over the past few weeks, the news has been dominated by stories of protest over the deaths of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo., and Eric Garner in New York City - both African-American males who were killed in confrontations with law enforcement. These-high profile cases have prompted professional athletes in the NFL and the NBA to make public gestures of support of the protests.

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  4. Denver mayor, police chief express sadness over NYC cop shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | LongmontFYI

    Denver Mayor Michael Hancock, pictured in October, said the city "joins the entire nation in praying for the families of these two dedicated NYPD officers whose lives were ended through this unspeakable act of violence."

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  5. Winning NJ Lottery numbers, Dec. 21Read the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | WKXW-FM Trenton

    It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you.

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  6. Everyone made the same joke when Lynch had upset stomachRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | USA Today

    Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch was suffering from an upset stomach on Sunday night, and because in the past he has talked about how much he likes Skittles, the Internet was ready with the jokes.

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  7. Son of NYPD cop mourns loss of dad on FacebookRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | New York Daily News

    Son of NYPD cop killed along with partner in Brooklyn writes Facebook messages to grieve; 'This is the worst day of my life' Jaden Ramos, 13, lost his father, Officer Rafael Ramos, who was shot to death with his partner, Wenjian Liu, on Saturday. More than 100 people, including Gov. Cuomo, visited Ramos' Brooklyn home Sunday.

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  8. U.S. Effort to Get China Involved in Response to...Read the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | Wall Street Journal

    The Obama administration is seeking assistance from China as U.S. officials craft President Barack Obama's promised response to North Korea's cyberattack on Sony Pictures, senior administration officials said over the weekend. As the WSJ's Carol E. Lee reports: Mr. Obama vowed on Friday to retaliate against Pyongyang for the hacking and is expected to receive recommendations from aides in coming days while on vacation in Hawaii.

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  9. Michael W. Smith brings Christmas spirit to the Abbotsford CentreRead the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    With 44 GMA Dove Awards, three Grammys and more than 15 million in sales to his credit, Smith is a draw no matter where he goes. Throughout his entire career, he has earned one double platinum, seven platinum and 16 Gold RIAA certifications.

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  10. Re/wind: Man, Things Are Not Looking Up For Sony, Bezos Gets Grilled and MoreRead the original story

    37 min ago | Re/code

    Poor Sony. Someone should send them flowers or a card or something. On Monday, a group claiming responsibility for the hack offered to withhold employee information on request , and Sony's lawyer wrote to publishers like Re/code , Gawker and the New York Times to say that we should quit publishing "stolen information" from the hacks.

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  11. Police say 3-year-old boy struck in face, abandoned at Surrey, B.C., bus stopRead the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    A three-year-old boy who police allege was slapped and abandoned by his father at a bus stop was "very distraught," says the woman who took care of him for hours in a nearby liquor store in Surrey, B.C. One of Lucy Ingram's customers told her on Saturday morning that a man had struck a boy in the face and boarded a bus without him. When she found the child, his feet were soaking wet and he was wearing swim trunks, a T-shirt, a summer jacket, a toque and one mitten.

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  12. Hey coders, Hack Ucsc offers $80,000 in prizesRead the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Speakers: Lila Tretikov, executive director of the Wikimedia Foundation; Scott Brandt, UCSC vice chancellor for research; Bud Colligan, founder and chief executive officer of South Swell Ventures. Organizers: Brent Haddad of director of the Center for Entrepreneurship at UCSC and Doug Erickson UCSC alum and founder of the Santa Cruz New Tech MeetUp SANTA CRUZ >> Yes, Virginia, students who want to participate in the Jan. 9-11 hackathon hosted by UC Santa Cruz will have shot at $80,000 in prizes, but entrants will have to pay a $25 fee.

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  13. Street Smarts: County road conditions available onlineRead the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Not sure if you are the right person to ask, but where did the County Road Conditions link disappear to? CalBike is on a mission to triple bicycle riding by 2020. To accomplish this, the organization is trying to raise $20,000 by Dec. 31 to lobby lawmakers for a new source of funding to build complete bicycle networks in communities statewide rather than funding one bike lane at a time.

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  14. Kurdish fighters enter Islamic State-occupied town of SinjarRead the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | Los Angeles Times

    Iraqi Kurdish fighters arrive Dec. 20 in the Iraqi city of Sinjar, where their forces have been battling Islamic State militants. Iraqi Kurdish fighters arrive Dec. 20 in the Iraqi city of Sinjar, where their forces have been battling Islamic State militants.

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  15. 'We don't believe in vengeance, we just forgive': Family of slain...Read the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | Daily Mail

    EXCLUSIVE: Pictured - The Veterans Affairs officer ex-girlfriend of double cop killer who he gunned down in Baltimore hours before cold-blooded execution in New York 'Watch what I'm going to do': How cop killer told two passersby to follow him on Instagram before executing two officers as it's revealed he had been arrested 19 TIMES and even his mom was scared of him 'Hey n*****, stop killing innocent people': Al Sharpton plays racist voicemail for the press as he reveals he's received multiple threats since Brooklyn cop slayings 'Get on the floor!': Passer-by captures the chaos in the Brooklyn subway station after police enter in pursuit of cop killer 'This is the worst day of my life': Heartbreaking Facebook post of 13-year-old Jaden Ramos on being told his cop father had been shot dead and wouldn't be coming home Sony WILL release The Interview: Execs change their minds after initially ... (more)

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  16. Suspected New York police killer had violent, troubled pastRead the original story

    55 min ago | Vallejo News

    Shortly before 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, a 28-year old with a long criminal past approached two strangers on a commercial street of Brooklyn's Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood. "Watch what I'm going to do," he said, before firing four rounds into a nearby police cruiser, killing two officers in what New York law enforcement officials later described as an "assassination."

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  17. SpotlightRead the original story

    57 min ago | St. Albert Gazette

    Brass Monkey is revving up to present two performances of The Christmas Carol Project this coming Friday and Saturday at Westbury Theatre. Music producer John Armstrong has a goal to keep The Christmas Carol Project going until its 20th birthday - and possibly longer if fans keep buying tickets.

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  18. Faiths uniteRead the original story

    57 min ago | St. Albert Gazette

    There is always a goose-bump moment as chills race up and down your spine at the Morinville Community Christmas Celebration. It happens when the church is darkened and Ecole Notre Dame Choir walks down from the choir loft holding candles while Brian van Braband sings Silent Night.

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  19. BEATUS Launches Fun New App for Learning Times Tables and VocabularyRead the original story

    59 min ago | Business Wire

    Times Tables is an educational app for kindergarteners and lower graders in elementary school that can help them learn times tables in an interesting and accurate way. Teaching times tables to children can be quite boring these days because methods are limited to singing or playing simple games, or just memorizing.

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  20. Alleged arsonist's family could be targeted, court hearsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Courier

    The family of an alleged arsonist charged with igniting 23 bushfires over six years may be at risk of vigilantism, his family say. The family of an alleged arsonist charged with igniting 23 bushfires over six years in Western Victoria may be at risk of vigilantism, a court has heard.

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