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  1. No excuse for saving your life with a 20 minute walk each dayRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Keighleynews.co.uk

    Fitness instructor Matthew McArdle is encouraging us to do at least 20 minutes of activity a day to get fit HERE HE goes again, I can hear you all saying already. "Get active", "Do more exercise", "Eat better", "Don't drink too much or smoke", "Bet he even bores himself".

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  2. Best spots to see wildlife in the Bay AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | SFGate

    At Ano Nuevo State Park, two big bull elephant seal rise up to fight for a harem and right to mate -- they slam their teeth into the others' necks; you can see the blood on the mouth of the bull on the left It starts with having lots to eat and then plenty of a favorite drink to wash it down. Appetite satiated, it's time for a nap in a little hideaway.

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  3. Brazil Called upon to Block Genetically Engineered Eucalyptus TreesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Inter Press Service

    But campaigners are not buying these promises. On Tuesday, environmental activists gathered in Brazilian consulates and embassies demanding that the government reject the proposal of FuturaGene , a biotechnological company, to legalise GE eucalyptus trees.

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  4. Wiltshire runners take on the Bath Half for worthy charitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | This is Wiltshire

    RUNNERS from across Wiltshire took to the streets for the Bath Half on Sunday to raise money for worthy causes, as thousands of spectators cheered them on around the course. Among those taking part in the race, which saw nearly 13,000 runners compete, was Trowbridge dads Ben Cherry and Ben Veal, who dressed up as Batman and Spider Man for the 13.1 mile route.

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  5. Can Indigenous and Wildlife Conservationists Work Together?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Inter Press Service

    "The forest used to be for the Baka but not anymore. We would walk in the forest according to the seasons but now we're afraid," say the Baka of Cameroon.

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  6. 19 Degrees: For Some, A Perfect Day For SurfingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WBUR-AM Boston

    In 19-degree weather, Tony Sanchez and Pat Falco head out to surf on King's Beach in Lynn on Nahant Bay. But there is a certain community of locals embracing it, because powerful winter storms can bring big waves - and those bring out the surfers.

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  7. Libya says 11 oil fields non-operational after IS attacksRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    Mayor Bill de Blasio is set to bring his message of fighting income inequality to a group of influential New York City business leaders. Mayor Bill de Blasio will bring his message of combating income inequality - and, in particular, his ambitious affordable housing plan - to a group of influential New York City business leaders whose support could prove... By The Associated Press Much of the South was forecast to see temperatures drop 30 to 45 degrees in a 24-hour period thanks to yet another arctic cold front, according to the latest forecasts.

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  8. Centura Tile, Canada's Premier Distributor of Floor and Wall...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Centura Tile , North America's premier distributor of both residential and commercial floor and wall fashions, is announcing its efforts to help fulfill the dream of one of its employees by sponsoring her running in the Boston Marathon.

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  9. Life's a stroll as walking football comes to the U'sRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Chelmsfordweeklynews.co.uk

    Walking brief - former U's players Steve Dowman and Barry Smith try out walking football at Colchester United. Picture: NIGEL BROWN The slowed down version of the beautiful game is a rising phenomenon being played by men and women up and down the country.

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  10. Boston bombing trial to move into first full day of testimonyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Reuters

    The Boston Marathon bombing trial was set to move into its first full day of testimony on Thursday, with the jury expected to hear from more people who survived the attack that killed three people and injured 264. An attorney for defendant Dzhokhar Tsarnaev began proceedings in federal court on Wednesday with a blunt admission that her 21-year-old client had been behind the April 15, 2013, attack, as well as the fatal shooting of a police officer three days later.

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  11. Leonardo DiCaprio Signs Partnership with Netflix for Environmental FilmsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ContactMusic.com

    Leonardo Dicaprio has signed a multi-year partnership with Netflix to produce further environmental films following the Oscar-nominated success of wildlife documentary Virunga. "Working with Netflix on Virunga has sparked a shared vision about projects that we want to develop and bring to viewers," DiCaprio said in a statement.

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  12. Mercedes again the team to beat in F1 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    Mayor Bill de Blasio is set to bring his message of fighting income inequality to a group of influential New York City business leaders. Mayor Bill de Blasio will bring his message of combating income inequality - and, in particular, his ambitious affordable housing plan - to a group of influential New York City business leaders whose support could prove... By The Associated Press Much of the South was forecast to see temperatures drop 30 to 45 degrees in a 24-hour period thanks to yet another arctic cold front, according to the latest forecasts.

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  13. Gun Control: Is It a Problem, or a Symptom? Can There Be a Middle Ground?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    I'm pretty sure my point of view on gun control will not be a popular one , but I feel the need to speak my piece. It appears to me that there are two camps of thought.

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  14. From global travel to tragedy, Staten Islander inspired to launch business focused on beautyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | SILive.com

    After achieving a sense of independence from backpacking through Europe and the Middle East, Rachel Isaacson-Havia came back to the states to follow in her father's footsteps as a financial planner. "Through this journey my eyes were opened to all the other cultures out there, and all the beauty there was in different rituals and beauty treatments," she said.

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  15. Salt increases physical performance in resistance competitionsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    Spanish researchers have analysed the effectiveness of salt on sports performance in triathletes. The athletes who added salt supplements to their usual hydration routines during the competition took 26 fewer minutes to complete a medium-distance triathlon course than those who only used sports drinks.

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  16. PR stunt hides a brutal truth about the ivory tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Al Jazeera

    It is a ritual we have been treated to by every administration since the Nyayo days. The government rolls out part of its stockpile of ivory and the president lights a bonfire for the cameras.

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  17. Gender, education and work: The weaker sexRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Economist

    "IT'S all to do with their brains and bodies and chemicals," says Sir Anthony Seldon, the master of Wellington College, a posh English boarding school. "There's a mentality that it's not cool for them to perform, that it's not cool to be smart," suggests Ivan Yip, principal of the Bronx Leadership Academy in New York.

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  18. 10 things to know for ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KOLD-TV Tucson

    By The Associated Press Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday: 1. MARATHON BOMBING JURY HEAR GRAPHIC TESTIMONY Jurors heard three victims, two of whom had leg amputations, describe the horror they felt when bombs tore through the finish line at the Boston race in 2013. 2. WHO COULD DETERMINE THE FATE OF 'OBAMACARE' SUBSIDIES Two conservative justices, John Roberts and Anthony Kennedy, will likely cast the decisive votes when the Supreme Court rules on the government grants that help people buy health insurance.

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  19. Runners urged to enter Chesterfield and Derbyshire MarathonRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Sheffield Star

    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. Runners wanting to sign up for this year's Chesterfield and Derbyshire Marathon should attend a pop-up online registration event in Chesterfield on Sunday.

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  20. After Ebola ban, North Korea opens marathon to foreignersRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Asian Correspondent

    After lifting travel restrictions it imposed because of concerns over the Ebola virus, North Korea says foreigners can now take part in one of its most popular tourist events - the annual Pyongyang marathon, a travel agency said Thursday. Even though no cases of Ebola have been reported anywhere near North Korea, the country shut out foreign tourists in October with some of the strictest Ebola regulations in the world, including saying that only local runners would be allowed into the marathon in April.

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