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  1. At 76, Fels' Hubbard still loves to coachRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Northeasttimes.com

    ... thought of it as being a job, which is why I'm still doing it," Hubbard said during a lengthy conversation about his life career at the Grey Lodge Pub on Martin Luther King Day. "The way I look at it is I'm going out to work with kids, as opposed to ...

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  2. Longmont's Georgia Boys BBQ celebrates first year in FrederickRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | LongmontFYI

    Matt Alexander and Nick Reckinger started out by delivering pulled pork and chicken sandwiches and other Southern-style sides to businesses across Boulder County.

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  3. Sultanas from Turkey are now matching Australia for quality, say dried fruit industry leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | ABC News

    The local industry has struggled with successive wet seasons, resulting in more damaged fruit like sultanas being delivered to processors. Chair of Dried Fruits Australia, Mark King, said that in a good year local fruit used to be superior to imports, but the rest of the world is catching up.

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  4. Arkansas defeats measure to separate Martin Luther King and Robert E. Lee dayRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Vallejo News

    A bid to end Arkansas' practice of honoring civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. and Confederate General Robert E. Lee on the same day failed in a state legislative committee on Wednesday. Republican Representative Nate Bell, the sponsor of the legislation, would have reserved the January date for King alone and established a memorial day, although not a holiday, for Lee in November.

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  5. McDonalda s CEO steps down as sales declineRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | KDWN

    McDonald's CEO Don Thompson is stepping down as the world's biggest hamburger chain fights to hold onto customers and transform its image. The company said Thompson, who has been CEO for two-and-a-half years, will be replaced by Chief Brand Officer Steve Easterbrook.

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  6. Doughnut HoleRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Style Weekly

    In a town gripped with doughnut-mania, it's always a shock when a doughnut shop actually closes. Today, Sugar Shack announced on its Facebook page that it was closing its East Main Street location.

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  7. Pennsylvania shop owner makes deflated chocolate footballRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Owner Bill Sarris says they came up with the idea to poke fun at the controversy ... . A "deflated" chocolate football called a "Bradie" Ball is on display at Sarris Candy store in in Canonsburg, Pa., on Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015.

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  8. Remarks by the President at Farewell Tribute in Honor of Secretary of Defense Chuck HagelRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The White House

    ... Chuck, I can only assume that you were careful not to point the missile at the President -- because what followed was a life of dedicated service to our nation spanning nearly 50 years. Vice President Biden, members of Congress, General Dempsey, ...

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  9. Knighthood fails to change demeanor of Truro veteranRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Truro Daily News

    ... with you, it doesn't mean a damn thing to me," he says, a tad unconvincingly, a factor supported by the reaction of his life partner Theresa. "I mean he earned that," his wife says, the adulation evident in her voice. "He really did. He was wounded, ...

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  10. The Eaten Path: Certified organic growers to descend on ChilliwackRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    The Certified Organic Associations of BC is holding its 2015 annual conference Feb. 27 to March 1 under the banner: Flocks, Stocks & Two Smoking Barrels of Produce. The focus of this year's COABC conference is on livestock, but there will also be presentations on wire worm, tree fruit production, "land linking" with Young Agrarians, and more.

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  11. McDonald's gets first British bossRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Messenger Newspapers

    The former head of McDonald's in the UK has become the first Briton to be appointed president and chief executive of the US fast food giant. Watford-born Steve Easterbrook will replace Don Thompson, who has headed the company for about two and a half years.

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  12. Boscola to present one student with Valley Forge Military College scholarshipRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Pocono Record

    State Sen. Lisa Boscola announced that one student in the 18th Senatorial District will have the opportunity to receive a scholarship to attend the Valley Forge Military College in Wayne. Boscola said of the scholarship, “Through its military structured environment, students receive an education that prepares them to go on to a four-year college or a service academy.

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  13. McDonald's CEO Steps Down Amid Fast-Food Chain's StrugglesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    Thompson, who has been a McDonald's employee for nearly 25 years, will be replaced with insider Steve Easterbrook, McDonald's chief brand officer and a senior executive vice president. Easterbrook will also assume Thompson's spot on the board of directors effective March 1. Must Read: 10 Stocks Carl Icahn Loves for 2015: Apple, eBay, Hertz and More "Steve is a strong and experienced executive who successfully led our U.K. and European business units and the Board is confident that he can effectively lead the company to improved financial and operational performance," said Andrew McKenna, non-executive chairman of McDonald's board of directors, in a statement.

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  14. Super Bowl 2015: Pennsylvania shop owner makes 'Bradie...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Post-Standard

    A Pennsylvania candy maker is getting a big kick out of the New England Patriots' scandal over some deflated footballs. The Observer-Reporter reports that Bill Sarris had his Canonsburg staff make a chocolate football with a big dent in the side.

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  15. Coming out: Revealing long-held secrets can be difficult, liberatingRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Pocono Record

    ... sexual orientation,” says New York psychotherapist Jonathan Alpert, author of “Be Fearless: Change Your Life in 28 Days” (Center Street). By Alpert's definition, coming out “can be any type of announcement. I've heard ...

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  16. Sydney cafe inquest to shed light on how hostages diedRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | UAport

    AFP, SYDNEY An inquest into the deadly siege in which an extremist gunman held a cafe full of people captive in Sydney opens today, amid expectation it will officially lift the lid on how two hostages died.

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  17. CSRA Home Connections' Operation Hand-Warmer 2014 is a SuccessRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Local volunteers collect 9,688 hand-warmers plus other supplemental materials and food for U.S. military personnel in cold weather duty stations. The CSRA Home Connections "Operation Hand-Warmer 2014 Packing Party" in December was an exciting celebration of the continuing success of the local business marketing group's "Operation Hand-Warmer" project.

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  18. Gail Ciampa: Marcona almonds make this a salad with substanceRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    From chips to salads and side dishes, kale has become the choice for many folks looking for a healthful green. It makes sense, since kale offers calcium, fiber and antioxidants.

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  19. Inquest: Sydney caf hostage killed by police bulletRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | KMIR 6

    A hostage who died during a siege in a downtown Sydney cafe was killed when she was struck by fragments of a bullet fired from a police officer's gun as authorities stormed the cafe to end the 16-hour standoff, a lawyer told an inquest on Thursday. Katrina Dawson, a 38-year-old lawyer who was among 18 people taken hostage last month by a gunman, died after being hit by six fragments of a police bullet that had ricocheted off a hard surface, Jeremy Gormly, a lawyer assisting the coroner, told the Glebe Coroner's Court.

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  20. Letter: Kylea s legacy extends beyond military serviceRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Advocate

    The controversial film "American Sniper" has sparked debate across the country and the flames have been fanned by incendiary remarks on each side. I had the opportunity to meet with Chris Kyle on a handful of occasions while on the nonprofit fundraising circuit, including once in Baton Rouge only months before his murder at the hands of a veteran whom he was attempting to help.

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