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  1. Colorado-Utah sage grouse protected despite changeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Greenwich Citizen

    This April 2014 photo provided by Colorado Parks and Wildlife shows a Gunnison sage grouse with tail feathers fanned near Gunnison, Colo. U.S. officials say they will decide next year whether the wide-ranging Western bird species needs protections even though Congress has blocked such protections from going into effect.


  2. Tsarnaev appears in court for 1st time since 2013Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Yahoo!

    Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev returned to court Thursday for the first time since he was arraigned in July 2013, and he received a shout of encouragement from the mother-in-law of a man who was shot and killed while being questioned by law enforcement after the bombings. Security was tight at the federal courthouse in Boston for Tsarnaev's final pretrial conference.


  3. Boston Marathon Bombing Hearing OverRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KSSN-FM Little Rock

    Emotions ran high in a Boston federal courtroom where the accused Boston Marathon bomber attended a final pre-trial hearing. Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was last seen in public during his July 2013 arraignment.


  4. Tsarnaev makes final appearance before trialRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KION 46

    Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev told a judge Thursday he was satisfied with his defense lawyers at what is expected to be the final public hearing before his death penalty trial begins on Jan. 5. Wearing gray slacks a white button-down shirt under a black sweater, Tsarnaev said, "Yes, sir," to a series of questions from the judge, including whether he was pleased with his defense and had been kept informed about his case. It was the first time Tsarnaev -- suspected with his older brother Tamerlan of planting two bombs that killed three people and injured more than 260 others near the Boston Marathon finish line in April 2013 -- appeared in a Boston federal court since he pleaded not guilty last year.


  5. Thousands respond to black rhino import requestRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Greenwich Citizen

    In this Jan. 16, 2014 file image from video provided by WFAA.com, Corey Knowlton, whose $350,000 bid at a January auction won a rare permit to hunt endangered black rhinoceros in Namibia, speaks during an interview in Dallas. A federal agency examining Knowlton's application for a permit to import the corpse of an endangered black rhinoceros says it has received about 135,000 signatures demanding that the request be denied.


  6. Haywood Waterways Association recognizes 'water heroes'Read the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Haywood Waterways Association honored four "water heroes" for their work to protect and improve Haywood County's rivers, streams and reservoirs in 2014. The awards were given at HWA's annual membership dinner Dec. 4. "It's a challenge to determine who to give the awards to each year," said Eric Romaniszyn, HWA's executive director.


  7. The Arctic keeps warming, and polar bears are feeling itRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Stuff.co.nz

    Air temperatures at the top of the world continue to rise twice as fast as temperatures in lower latitudes, causing significant ice melt on land and sea, and affecting populations of polar bear and migrations of fish, a US federal report says. As a result of the Arctic temperature rise, an effect of global warming, Alaska recorded temperatures nearly 10 degrees Celsius higher than the January average as warm air flowed north, according to an Arctic Report Card issued by the National Atmospheric and Oceanic Administration.


  8. $500,000 boost to world-class Wildbase Recovery centreRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Scoop

    A successful application to the Lottery Grant Board's WW1 Commemorations, Environment and Heritage Fund, has provided a significant half a million dollar boost towards the establishment of Wildbase Recovery. Wildbase Recovery Community Trust is working with Rotary and Palmerston North City Council to raise $5.3m to build the world-class wildlife recovery facility in Palmerston North's Victoria Esplanade.


  9. Saanich Neighbourhood Place plans big for child care expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Saanich Neighbourhood Place has big plans to build a customized child care facility, but it has a long way to go before workers break ground on the project. On Monday, Saanich council was asked to lend its written support to the estimated $1.2-million project, to be built behind Pearkes Recreation Centre if all goes as planned.


  10. Boston Bombing Hearing DisruptedRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    The mother-in-law of a Chechen murder suspect killed by FBI agents probing the Boston Marathon bombing disrupted a pre-trial hearing for defendant Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, shouting the U.S. must "stop killing innocent boys." The outburst came as Tsarnaev seeks to move the Jan. 5 trial to Washington or New York from Boston, where his lawyers argued jurors will be biased against him.


  11. More Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    A national conference on improving safety and security at long distance running events has concluded in Hattiesburg. The National Marathon Safety and Security Summit wrapped up Thursday morning.


  12. Thursday's letters: What are your fellow readers writing in about today?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Oxford Mail

    If the University of Oxford were to bombard me with as many leaflets as the "Save Port Meadow Campaign" has, there would be an outcry in your columns. If the "Save Port Meadow" campaigners are really concerned about environmental impact, then they should now campaign vigorously to divert the A34.


  13. Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Makes Court Appearance In Pretrial HearingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | National Public Radio

    Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev appeared in court on Thursday, marking his first time before the public in 17 months. The pretrial hearing comes ahead of a Jan. 5 trial.


  14. Community briefs: Dec. 17, 2014Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Methow Valley News Home Page

    The annual collection of used cell phones for donation to Hope Phones is underway.


  15. Boston Bomber Appears in Boston Federal CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | JD Journal

    Summary: Dzhokhar Tsarnaev appeared in a federal court in Boston on Thursday. No rulings were made, but a judge will issue a written opinion ruling upon several pending motions.


  16. Michael Pearcea s weekly E-letterRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    Outdoors photographers, pay attention. The 14th annual Wichita Eagle Great Outdoors Photo Contest will be part of the Jan. 29-Feb. 1 Wichita Sport Show next year.


  17. This Ottawa couple created comfy pillows for travelRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Canada.com

    At 68, Garry Logue admits his days of backpacking through Europe and sleeping with a balled-up sweater under his head are long gone. During his 30-year career with Bell Canada, Logue travelled extensively and Shepherd boarded her fair share of planes as a management consultant.


  18. Winter running and racing in the Colorado Front Range in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    If your New Year's Resolution is going to be to get in shape by logging some miles on foot, 2015 looks to be a good year to get a new start. There are a number of winter races to help generate interest and motivation including a winter race series for both Denver and Colorado Springs runners.


  19. Cumbria Pearls in perilRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Thewestmorland Gazette

    VOLUNTEERS are needed to help prevent one of Cumbria's rarest butterflies being lost from the county for good, wildlife charity Butterfly Conservation has revealed. The Pearl-bordered Fritillary used to be a common sight in the county in late spring and early summer - particularly at sites like Yewbarrow near Witherslack - but Butterfly Conservation's Cumbria branch has noticed that numbers have fallen significantly in recent years.


  20. LETTERS: B.C.'s wildlife not for saleRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    As a B.C. resident and avid hunter I was shocked to learn about the Guide-Outfitters Association of British Columbia's proposal to reduce my hunting opportunities in favour of foreign big game trophy hunters. Like many British Columbians, I rely on hunting to feed my family, so this proposal basically takes food out of our freezer.