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  1. Elections: Polls and Pundits Trying to Control ResultsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    With all I've been reading about the election polls showing how the loony Left Isaac Herzog, Tsipi Livni, Yair Lapid and political chameleon Moshe Kahlon can win, I wonder why we should bother voting. The poll pundits have it all choreographed and finalized without the expense of a Knesset Elections campaign.

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  2. Gopalan Enterprises to Participate in the First Edition of "The...Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | PR.com

    Gopalan Enterprises has booked stall number 31 in the exhibition that aims to highlight residential homes and property investment options in East Bangalore. Bangalore, India, December 21, 2014 -- -- Gopalan Enterprises - a leading real estate developer in Bangalore - will participate in the first edition of "The Hindu Presents East Bangalore Property Investment Exhibition 2014."

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  3. Concerts Sunday in Sequim, Port Angeles to fete coming of winter solsticeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Peninsula Daily News

    In a pair of concerts titled "Music for a Winter's Solstice," pianist Eric Genuis, soprano Amanda Kingston, violinist Liesl Schoenberger and cellist Slava Dobrushkin will appear this Sunday at two Catholic parishes: St. Joseph's in Sequim and Queen of Angels in Port Angeles. Admission is free to both concerts, while donations are welcome and will benefit My Choices, a local resource center for pregnant women.

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  4. Peggi Medeiros: When Christmas came to New BedfordRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    It was the first book my mother bought me, and the first long book I read for myself over and over and over, usually at Christmas. In 1792, the Medley was dodging a writer called L, who sent a letter to the editor containing this sentiment: “Thus, Mr. Printer, have I endeavored to expose the sin of assembling … on this day; calling their orgies, and ranting bacchanal 'a merry Christmas.'

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  5. Iran Honors Its Fallen Jewish SoldiersRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Juan Cole

    ... of seats in parliament. But Iranian Jews must also swear allegiance to the supreme leader and accept the state religion. Scott Lucas, an Iran specialist at Birmingham University in Britain and editor of the EA World View website, says the monument ...

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  6. Jewish Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel's son assaulted and robbedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    The 17-year-old son of Chicago Mayor Emanuel was robbed outside of his home; in 2010, he had his bar-mitzva in Jerusalem. Rahm Emanuel and his son Zach visit the Jewish Quarter of Jerusalem's Old City May 27, 2010..

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  7. Urbi et Orbi Shows How We Can All 'Just Get Along'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | American Thinker

    My experience of attending meetings billed as opportunities for persons of different beliefs to seek common ground has, more often than not, been an exercise in one group attempting to batter the "other" into submission to a not-so-hidden agenda. It pains me to think of the times I've been treated as being a pariah, a bigoted close-minded rube for not being willing to surrender my beliefs so that a so-called liberal compromise - one that had been dictated without give and take - could go forward as the consensus position.

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  8. A Murder in MiamiRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | American Thinker

    On a sunny Saturday morning last August, Rabbi Joseph Raksin was shot and killed by two young African American men as he walked to a synagogue in an unincorporated neighborhood in North Miami Beach. Raksin was a Lubavitcher, a member of Chabad, the Chassidic sect with headquarters in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, and was visiting his two daughters and seven grandchildren in South Florida.

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  9. Humanity against bestialityRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Trinidad Guardian

    ... of extremist Islamist terrorism. It is nothing to do with one of the world's great religions-Islam, which is a religion of peace. This is a perversion." -British Prime Minister David Cameron responding to the massacre of 148 schoolchildren and ...

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  10. St. Fidelis continues to stand outRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Hays Daily News

    The Basilica of St. Fidelis will close out an eventful year this week with the celebration of Christmas Eve and Christmas Day Masses. Excitement for St. Fidelis, which annually draws thousands of visitors, began in March with an announcement from Bishop Edward Weisenburger.

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  11. Fire in the ForestRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | KISU-TV Pocatello

    Rabbi Israel ben Eliezer , known as the Ba'al Shem Tov , is one of the most beloved and celebrated, yet elusive, figures in Jewish history. Today, Jews worldwide - and even non-Jews - revere him as the founder of the Hasidic movement, a 18th-century offshoot of Judaism that promotes a mystical interpretation of the Bible, and as a model of piety and spirituality.

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  12. Countdown to the reinterment of Richard III - day 10Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Hinckley Times

    The 24-year-old was described by friends and family as a "caring, inspirational, funny, sweet and selfless girl that was always thinking of others" Whether it's football, bowls, cage fighting, fencing, tennis, fishing, golf, wrestling, darts, snooker, cricket, boxing, or anything else, we want to hear what the residents of Hinckley Bosworth have been playing at There are now 91 days to go until the start of the seven day programme of events that will see the king's body reburied There are now 91 days to go until the start of the seven day programme of events that will see the king's body reburied. Starting on December 12, a fact about King Richard III is being released every day until the beginning of the programme.

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  13. Richard Carl William RiceRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    Richard Carl William Rice, 92, of Church Street, Conewango Valley, formerly of Anderson, S.C., passed away Friday, Dec. 19, 2014, at the Lakeshore Hospital in Irving.

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  14. Herx jury tasked as 'triers of fact'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Journalgazette.net

    ... pregnant by using IVF. Or, conversely, was the church protected by the constitutional right to the free exercise of religion to apply its beliefs, therefore making its decision exempt from federal law? They heard from the teacher, the principal, the ...

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  15. E. Adeline EslickRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Messenger

    Funeral services will be held 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, December 23, 2014, at the United Methodist Church in Dayton. Rev. John Hembry will officiate.

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  16. Cairns grieves for dead childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    AS a far north Queensland community grieves the tragic loss of eight children, it is also allowing itself to hope. THE Cairns suburb of Manoora was rocked on Friday when the bodies of four girls, aged two, 11, 12 and 14, and four boys, aged five, six, eight and nine, were found at a house on Murray St. Mersane Warria, 37, the mother of seven of the children and aunt of the eighth, was charged with eight counts of murder in a bedside hearing at Cairns Hospital on Sunday.

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  17. Keighley and Silsden Mormons performing concert to mark Christmas truce during First World WarRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Keighleynews.co.uk

    MORMONS from Keighley and Silsden took part in a major concert to mark the famous Christmas truce during the First World War. They were among members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints who performed in Leeds this month.

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  18. 3 day annual Urs begins at Sirhind shrineRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Hindustan Times

    Hundreds of devotees paid obeisance at the tomb of Hazrat Sheikh Ahmed Farooqi Sirhindi Mujaddid Alif Sani on the first day of three-day Urs at Rauza Sharif in Sirhind on Saturday. The three-day annual Urs-observed in the memory of Sheikh Ahmad, the most prominent disciple of Khwaja Baqi Billah-that commenced at the tomb of Sheikh Ahmad Farukhi is considered one of the holiest places in Islam.

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  19. Gerald Carpenter: French Organ Music on Menu at Trinity Episcopal ChurchRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Noozhawk

    The Advent Organ Series at Trinity Episcopal Church continues at 3:30 p.m. Sunday with a free concert of "Parisian Masters of the 20th Century" by the church's new minister of keyboard music, Thomas Joyce. The gourmet program for this concert includes the Fantaisie-Improvisation sur "l'Ave Maris Stella" from Cinq Improvisations by Charles Tournemire ; the Symphonie Gothique, Opus 70 by Charles-Marie Widor ; La Nativit du Seigneur by Olivier Messiaen ; Trois Pomes vangliques, Opus 2 by Jean Langlais ; and Variations sur un Nol, Opus 20 by Marcel Dupr .

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  20. The Insiders: Enjoy tons of great holiday music today, no helmet requiredRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Concord Monitor

    The way we see it, there's two ways you can tackle today: put on full football pads and a helmet and brave the shopping centers, or put on your listening pants and hear some relaxing holiday music . It's an easy choice, really, especially when you see the menu of musical masterpieces.

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