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  1. Haitians' 'Brazilian dream' sours as work hard to findRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    There are fewer jobs in Brazil than... . In this Jan. 13, 2015 photo, Haitian migrants wait to find a place to sleep and employment outside Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church which helps recently arrived migrants in Sao Paulo, Brazil.


  2. Haitian immigrants' 'Brazilian dream' sours as work hard to find for tens of thousandsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    Under a scorching sun, dozens of Haitians shuffled impatiently about the brick-walled courtyard of Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church. The sight of an approaching employer sparked a skirmish, with the men pushing against each other, jostling for attention.


  3. March MadnessRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WLWT-TV Cincinnati



  4. Domestic violence workers see spike in demand for services after Tara Costigan deathRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    The ACT's domestic violence crisis service has seen a spike in demand for support and information since the killing of Tara Costigan, with many women coming forward for the first time. Her killing has triggered a flood of condolences, messages of support for her family, and widespread condemnation of family violence from the Canberra community.


  5. The link between climate change and the Syrian civil warRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    There's been no end of misery and violence in the Mideast, including this Feb. 2 car bombing 10 miles from the Syrian border in Lebanon. A new study links global warming to the violence.


  6. Esther Cepeda: Guidelines offer change to diet habits, but use reasonRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Silver City Sun-News

    Now that the Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee has dropped high-cholesterol foods like eggs and shrimp off its naughty list, it's time to completely revise our way of eating. And in addition to giving the green light to these foods, the panel of experts who revised the eating guidelines took dead aim at sugar.


  7. Volcano Erupts in Southern ChileRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago |

    Lava activity on the volcano intensified around 3 a.m. local time which lead to an explosion of lava from the Villarrica volcano, according to 24 Horas , a Chilean news station. The eruption was so large that it was able to be seen as far away as Temuco, Chile, accorind to Bio Bio Chile .


  8. 2,800 volunteers fight famine by packaging 640,000 meals for people in HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday |

    Members of the Fort Collins-based 4-H Club Happy Go Lucky took turns scooping a vitamin mix, dehydrated vegetables, soy and rice into plastic bags through a funnel on Sunday at The Ranch.


  9. Estimating radiated flux density from wildland fires using the raw...Read the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | CSIRO Publishing

    For these simulations, we developed a 'mixed-pixel' model where the fire infrared spectrum is estimated as the linear superposition of spectra of many greybody emitters of randomly selected areal fraction, emissivity and temperature. Our model neglects contributions from atomic and molecular line emission from combustion gasses.


  10. Spanish influenza came to Glenwood Springs in 1918Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    The Iola Rooms were located on the second floor of 826 Grand Ave., just above Ed. S. Hughes Wholesale Liquors.


  11. OpinionsRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 1 | Rice Lake Online

    I was first introduced to Aldo Leopold when I was eighteen. It was the final quarter of my senior year and I was in the St. Joseph's High School library in Kenosha looking for a book to do a report on for Honor's English.


  12. Nurse who survived Ebola sues Dallas hospital systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 |

    The Dallas hospital that treated the first patient to be diagnosed in the U.S. with Ebola lied to Congress when it said its staff was trained to handle the deadly virus, a nurse who contracted the disease contends in a lawsuit filed Monday. Nina Pham, who was an intensive care unit nurse at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas, says after being told last fall that she would be treating a patient suspected of having Ebola, "the sum total" of information she was given to protect herself was "what her manager 'Googled' and printed out from the Internet."


  13. FEMA introduces proposed changes to flood mapsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2014 | Somerset Herald

    Nearly 300 people attended an open house session Thursday to get a look at the Federal Emergency Management Agency's latest coastal flood maps. FEMA representatives joined state and county officials to review the proposed changes to the Flood Risk Information Maps, which indicate flood-prone areas and are used by insurance companies to determine flood insurance rates.


  14. Op Ed ColumnistRead the original story

    Dec 20, 2012 | Lakeland Times

    Gov. Scott Walker is proposing big changes for the Department of Natural Resources, and none is bigger than his proposal to make the Natural Resources Board an advisory body. In last Tuesday's edition, this newspaper reported the details and conclusion of a Minocqua Police Department investigation into allegations of inappropriate behavior by LUHS district administrator Todd Kleinhans at a December staff holiday party.


  15. Nearly 30 countries "highly vulnerable" to Ebola-style epidemicRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | AlertNet

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  16. Freak winter storm brings hail, funnel clouds to Southern California but little drought reliefRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | San Bernardino County Sun

    MARCH 2,2015. VAN NUYS CA. Low level storm cells pass over the San Fernando Valley Monday that caused major traffic on the freeways and some flooding in some areas.


  17. Climate change key in Syrian conflict - "and it will trigger more war in futureRead the original story

    3 hrs ago |

    Climate change was a key driver of the Syrian uprising, according to research which warns that global warming is likely to unleash more wars in the coming decades, with Eastern Mediterranean countries such as Jordan and Lebanon particularly at risk. Experts have long predicted that climate change will be a major source of conflict as drought and rising temperatures hurt agriculture, putting a further strain on resources in already unstable regimes.


  18. Spotty rain showers continue in San Gabriel ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Pasadena Star-News

    Scattered rain showers and some thunderstorms across the San Gabriel Valley were expected to continue overnight, with a winter weather advisory set to expire this morning. There was a 60 percent chance of rain showers and overnight lows in the 40s forecast for the region, said Stuart Seto, a weather specialist with the National Weather Service.


  19. 'Judge Judy' won't quit; Google plans to offer phone...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    "If diplomacy should fail, we know the stakes of a nuclear-armed Iran," U.N. Ambassador Samantha Power tells the Israelis. " We will not let it happen ."


  20.'s Cornell and TVA Media Group's Goddard Team Up Against ...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | AndhraNews

    TOCCA LIFE HOLDINGS, INC. -- TOCCA Life Holdings, Inc.'s President and CEO, Tyler Cornell, announced today that a letter of intent from TVA Media Group's Jeffery Goddard, was a go.