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  1. Saldana Scores An Early Christmas PresentRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | National Speed Sport News

    The World of Outlaws STP Sprint Car Series star held off Bryan Clauson and Justin Peck to win the Battle at the Center POWRi midget race at the Southern Illinois Center at the Du Quoin State Fair. It's Saldana's first POWRi victory.

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  2. Barack Obama: A Dictator's Best FriendRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Tony Phyrillas

    "Politics, the crooked timber of our communal lives, dominates everything because, in the end, everything - high and low and, most especially, high - lives or dies by politics. You can have the most advanced and efflorescent of cultures.

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  3. Good turnout: There were large crowds at the various booths at the fair in June. - " File photoRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Star Online

    The Star Education Fair 2015 is back and will be held at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre on Jan 17 and 18. The Star Education Fair has proven to be one of the most effective platforms for students to explore education options, all under one roof. There will be interesting education-related activities and also, useful talks which will feature experts giving valuable tips and answering questions from students and parents about pre-university education.

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  4. 8 classic songs of the emo eraRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Edinburgh-festivals.com

    Tonight, former My Chemical Romance frontman Gerard Way will play Manchester's Ritz to kick off both a lengthy tour and a new chapter in his music career. Following MCR's split in March 2013, Gerard has distanced himself from the whining vocals and heavy eyeliner that made him famous.

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  5. Media Watchdog: The year in media errors and corrections 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Tony Phyrillas

    "Politics, the crooked timber of our communal lives, dominates everything because, in the end, everything - high and low and, most especially, high - lives or dies by politics. You can have the most advanced and efflorescent of cultures.

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  6. World of Outlaws Late Model Series visits these nearby tracks in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Examiner.com

    The World of Outlaws Late Model Series recently released its 2015 schedule, and seven tracks located four hours or less from the Buffalo area are on the schedule, including three in New York State. The 2015 WoO Late Model Series schedule, which begins in early February in Georgia and Florida, will make its first scheduled nearby stop at Fonda Speedway in New York on Thursday, June 18th; the track is less than four hours from Buffalo.

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  7. This Year's Best Illustrated Nonfiction for ChildrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Wall Street Journal

    Hungry predators, watchful bivalves, baby mammals, busy microbes and fossilized skeletons feature in a final roundup of 2014's more engaging works of illustrated nonfiction for 6- to 10-year-olds. Nicola Davies imparts a sense of wonder at the variety and abundance of near-invisible life-forms in "Tiny Creatures: The World of Microbes" , which owes its appeal as much to Emily Sutton's beautiful, slightly old-fashioned illustrations as to the author's clear and simple writing.

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  8. Spend a weekend with 'Downton's' Mr. Moseley and Baxter at Georgian resortRead the original story

    Friday | Los Angeles Times

    If you want to be invited to a "Downton Abbey"-style ball, pack your gown and head to the southern coast of Georgia in January. The luxe Cloister at Sea Island resort will host a costume ball with a few notables from the PBS TV show Jan. 29 to 31 in a weekend devoted to all things "Downton."

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  9. Herriot centre stalwart steps down after 16 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Advertiser

    TRIBUTES have been paid to a long-serving museum volunteer who has stepped down after seeing it develop into a celebrated tourist attraction. Ian Ashton, managing director of The World of James Herriot, in Thirsk , said Pauline Pengelly, who has worked to develop the attraction since 1998, a year before it opened, had been a key member of the centre's team.

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  10. Philadelphia D.a. Williams blasts Pa Ag Kathleen Kane for 'incompetence'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Tony Phyrillas

    "Politics, the crooked timber of our communal lives, dominates everything because, in the end, everything - high and low and, most especially, high - lives or dies by politics. You can have the most advanced and efflorescent of cultures.

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  11. Democrat Kathleen Kane is a walking disaster areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Tony Phyrillas

    "Politics, the crooked timber of our communal lives, dominates everything because, in the end, everything - high and low and, most especially, high - lives or dies by politics. You can have the most advanced and efflorescent of cultures.

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  12. Billions in Taxpayer Funded Loans Going to Companies that Serve the RichRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Tony Phyrillas

    "Politics, the crooked timber of our communal lives, dominates everything because, in the end, everything - high and low and, most especially, high - lives or dies by politics. You can have the most advanced and efflorescent of cultures.

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  13. The World of Hadoop and Beyond | @CloudExpo [#BigData]Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | SOA World Magazine

    Hortonworks went through an IPO last Friday, December 12, 2014. It's initial price of $16 soared by 60% immediately after.

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  14. Green Santa says thanksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Bee Cave Bee Web Site

    Thanks to the amazing generosity of the Lake Travis community, Green Santa spread the love of Christmas to 656 children from 217 Lake Travis families who are living at or below the poverty line.

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  15. Georgia to host 2015 World of Outlaws Late Model Series season openerRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    The World of Outlaws Late Model Series is set for a record number events in 2015 with 50 A-Mains featured on the national tour's schedule released last week during the Performance Racing Industry trade show in Indianapolis. The country's longest-running national Dirt Late Model series has visits to 38 tracks in 20 states and Canada planned for its 12th season under the World Racing Group banner.

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  16. Who won and lost in the Rock Hall nominations?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    A few thoughts about Tuesday's announcement of the 2015 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees: There is a phenomenon that happens to every music journalist who regularly eyes the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame: Eventually, the bands stop being remnants of history, and become the bands of your young adulthood. You have to shift your perspective: The bands go from being the denizens of your parents' record collection or the music that played in your childhood kitchen, to bands whose music you bought newly released, whose concerts you attended, partaking in a cultural moment that you perceived as "the present."

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  17. Man suffers rare diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | News 4 Jax

    Steve Austin was diagnosed with a rare blood mutation called "Jak-2" and it prevents blood from clotting normally and causes internal bleeding. HELP.

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  18. Horse Trade to Kick Off Inaugural STEM Festival, Jan 7Read the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Storytellers, comedians, burlesque performers, playwrights musicians and, yes, even scientists will show us just how entertaining the world of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics can be. It might not have clicked in 9th grade, but now there's drinks and you're no longer in 9th grade.

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  19. Bitcoin Companies to Showcase The World of Bitcoin at CESRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Information Technology

    BitPay , the world's leading bitcoin payment processor, along with nine other bitcoin companies is bringing the "World of Bitcoin" to Consumer Electronics Show 2015. By partnering with Circle , Kraken , Bitmain , Blockchain , Bitstamp , Private Internet Access , Robocoin , and yBitcoin , the World of Bitcoin will be the largest and most complete showcase of Bitcoin at CES, representing 10 brands that are shaping this explosive technology.

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  20. IRS Watchdog Continues to Hide Records on White House LeaksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Tony Phyrillas

    "Politics, the crooked timber of our communal lives, dominates everything because, in the end, everything - high and low and, most especially, high - lives or dies by politics. You can have the most advanced and efflorescent of cultures.

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