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  1. High water levels causing worry ahead of Saturday canoe rallyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CBC News

    An annual canoeing rally in Yarmouth County will be a tough go this weekend due to unseasonably high water levels, say some experienced canoeists. The rivers and lakes between Clare and Forest Glen have been filling up with water from melting snow and heavy rains the last few weeks, and that's causing a pretty strong current.

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  2. After a week of grass fires arsonists are warned they face a two year prison sentence and 5,000 fineRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | South Wales Argus

    ANYONE who starts fires in dry grass and bracken on purpose risks a two year prison sentence and A 5,000 fine, a police boss has said. Mountain fires have ripped across Gwent since the beginning of April, approaching homes, destroying habitat for wildlife, and terrifying residents.

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  3. Christy Turlington Will Run for Mothers Everywhere at the London MarathonRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Competitor Magazine

    This weekend, model, filmmaker, humanitarian, runner and mother Christy Turlington Burns has two goals in mind: 1. to run a sub 4-hour marathon for the first time , and 2. raise as much money as possible for her charity Every Mother Counts . Every Mother Counts is a non-profit founded by Burns, dedicated to taking action and raising funds that help support safe childbirths and maternal health programs around the world.

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  4. Walking Chanteuse Hilary Duff Educates You on FitnessRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | OhNoTheyDidnt

    Walking chanteuse Hilary Duff graces the May 2015 cover of Shape Magazine. In her interview with the magazine, which is on newsstands Tuesday, the Younger actress says, "I'd rather have someone pull my fingernails off than hunker down and go on an actual diet."

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  5. Nicklaus, Player take trip down memory lane at Legends of GolfRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Golfweek

    Instead of lions, tigers and bears oh my, the Jack Nicklaus and Gary Player hour-long press conference turned into a trip down memory lane about marlin, buffalo, and eagles. On the eve of teaming up in the Bass Pro Shops Legends of Golf, Nicklaus and Player delivered humor, needling, insight and perspective.

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  6. In Short Hills: American Water Experiments with Ultrasonic Algae ControlRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Recently, American Water, which provides Millburn and Short Hill's drinking water, installed four solar-powered ultrasonic algae control buoys - otherwise known as the "MPC-Buoy" - at the Canoe Brook Water Treatment Plant in Short Hills. The installation was the first use of this technology for drinking water reservoirs in North America, according to a release.

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  7. Advocates speaking out for knife rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

    John Ellison is a Nevada legislator who's in favor of a bill to legalize the switchblade and other knives. He calls the devices not weapons, but tools he used a a young rancher.

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  8. The original mini-marathon man makes historyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WLKY-TV Louisville

    RAIN, THOUSANDS OF RUNNERS WILL HIT THE PAVEMENT TOMORROW MORNING. THEY'LL BE PARTICIPATING IN THE KENTUCKY DERBY FESTIVAL MARATHON AND MINI-MARATHON.

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  9. 20 best islands of 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Newsday

    This year, Providenciales in Turks and Caicos was named the number one island in the world. On the U.S. island's list, Maui, Hawaii came in first.

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  10. Business class to New York at economical prices - but will it fly?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Independent

    A French 'boutique airline,' La Compagnie, is making the latest bid to offer business class comfort across the Atlantic at economical prices Simon Calder's career in travel started at Gatwick Airport, where he cleaned aircraft for Laker Airways and later worked as a security officer. He became The Independent's Travel Correspondent in 1994, and is known as "the Man Who Pays His Way" because he does not accept free travel facilities.

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  11. Game and Fish seeks public input on furbearer seasons, license regulationsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | County 10 News

    The Wyoming Game and Fish Department is holding a series of public meetings to gather information on proposed furbearer seasons, license regulations and the wildlife violator compact. Most of the 2015 furbearer trapping and hunting seasons and regulations proposals are similar to 2014, but there are several proposals that would limit the size of quick kill body traps in dry-land use and also proposals that would remove limited quota beaver areas in the Lander Region.

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  12. Five weeks of work, one week of play: How this developer leaves time for funRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    Gerald Hartwig, owner and president of Hartwig Industries, likes to paddle board close to his office in Victoria. Gerald Hartwig, owner and president of Hartwig Industries, likes to paddle board close to his office in Victoria.

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  13. Connecting with the now consumerRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Boating Industry

    A few weeks ago a video called "Toyota - Future Retail Environment" made its way to my inbox with the subject, "Good Watch." My curiosity was piqued, so I hit play.

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  14. Deer Hunting ChangesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Chronicle-Telegram

    Of the opinions I've heard regarding changes to the rules, few are based in science, some are based in convenience or personal preference , and some of them are extreme . The change that I predict will have the most affect on the deer population is the elimination of "antlerless only" permits in many counties.

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    3 hrs ago | KAZR-FM Des Moines

    BOSTON STRONG: Caroline Rotich, of Kenya, breaks the tape to win the women's division of the Boston Marathon, Monday, April 20, in Boston. Chicago White Sox catcher Tyler Flowers misplays the throw from center fielder Adam Eaton to allow Detroit Tigers' Rajai Davis to score from third on a single by Miguel Cabrera during the first inning of a baseball game, Saturday, April 18, in Detroit.

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  16. The trout were biting on derby dayRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Home

    "This is what it's all about," said Dan Croce, vice president of the Centraville Sportsmen's Club, pointing to two young children approaching a table near the clubhouse to get their freshly-caught trout officially weighed. "I just love seeing the smiles on their faces after they catch a fish."

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  17. What's HappeningRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Home

    Items can be sent to What's Happening by e-mailing sdion@lowellsun.com . Photo attachments in JPEG format are also welcome; items can be sent to What's Happening by regular mail to: What's Happening, The Valley Dispatch, c/o Suzanne Dion, 491 Dutton St., Lowell, Mass., 01853.

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  18. Proposal would end protection for wolves in Washington, Oregon, IdahoRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    Republican U.S. Rep. Dan Newhouse has introduced a bill to remove the gray wolf from Endangered Species Act protections in Washington, Oregon and Utah. Removing wolves from the list is 'long overdue' and would allow state wildlife officials to manage wolves more effectively, said Newhouse, a freshman who represents central Washington.

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  19. South Wales' everyday heroes get ready for London Marathon in aid of good causesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | IcNetwork

    Among the Welsh runners will be Rachael Majer, from Treherbert, Rhondda Cynon Taf, cousins Guy Taylor, from Cardiff, and Dominic Taylor, from Newbridge, former Cardiff Devils ice hockey star Mark Smith and Barri Edwards, from Caerphilly. Mum-of-two Mrs Majer , who turns 41 on Saturday, is running for the British Heart Foundation in memory of friend Kenny Nevin.

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  20. Cruz Campaign Accuses Paul and Rubio of Wimping Out on Gun Rights After NewtownRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | OpEdNews

    With the gaggle of GOP 2016 presidential contenders growing, the Republican wannabes have largely refrained from assailing one another and have instead focused their wrath on Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton. But now Sen. Ted Cruz has launched one of the first R-on-R attacks, and he has done so regarding an issue of primal importance to the Republican voting base: guns.

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