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  1. Tribe: Remove 'halfbreed' from Montana place namesRead the original story

    2 min ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    Leaders of the Little Shell Tribe of Chippewa Indians say the time has come to remove the words "halfbreed" and "breed" from the names of creeks, lakes and other places around the state.

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  2. Kayaker lost in fog rescued on Lake MichiganRead the original story

    2 min ago | MLive.com

    A 42-year-old man from the east side of the state set out in a kayak from the Holland pier and traveled south toward Saugatuck.

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    2 min ago | Connecticut Post

    After putting your heart and soul into something for 14 years, after practicing for thousands of hours and traveling hundreds of thousands of miles playing in tennis tournaments all over the world, you cannot simply just walk away when you decide it's time to retire.

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  4. Liberia's president closes schools amid EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 min ago | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    Liberia's president late Wednesday ordered the nation's schools to shut down and most civil servants to stay home as an Ebola outbreak that already has killed more than 130 people in the country deepened.

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  5. Fall Rabies Clinics Scheduled in Somerset CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 min ago | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    It's that time of year again where residents of Somerset County can get their pets vaccinated for rabies.

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  6. Making the Read the original story w/Photo

    2 min ago | Connecticut Post

    Vidal/Wettenstein, a Westport-based commercial real estate firm, has been retained by RVW Limited Partnership to offer for sale/lease the property at 48 Monroe Turnpike in Trumbull.

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  7. Violinjazz celebrates Eddie South at the de YoungRead the original story

    2 min ago | Examiner.com

    There's no denying that the violin remains largely overlooked in jazz instrumentation.

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  8. 25-year-old Independent Congressional Candidate makes historyRead the original story

    2 min ago | WPMT-TV York

    D.C. native Nick Troiano is the first-ever Independent Congressional Candidate in PA's 10th District and is the only Independent Congressional Candidate from PA this year.

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  9. Obama takes tougher line against Gaza casualtiesRead the original story

    3 min ago | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    The Obama administration condemned the deadly shelling of a United Nations school in Gaza Wednesday, using tough, yet carefully worded language that reflects growing White House irritation with Israel and the mounting civilian casualties stemming from its ground and air war against Hamas.

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    3 min ago | Connecticut Post

    Management failures by the Obama administration set the stage for computer woes that paralyzed the president's new health care program last fall, nonpartisan investigators said in a report released Wednesday.

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  11. Venezuela's opposition coordinator resigns postRead the original story

    3 min ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    The head of Venezuela's opposition alliance resigned Wednesday, delivering a blow to anti-government forces bitterly divided over how best to challenge socialist President Nicolas Maduro as frustrations rise with his handling of the struggling economy.

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  12. Tunisia army chief resigns after soldier deathsRead the original story

    3 min ago | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    Tunisia's Defense Ministry says the army chief of staff has resigned, citing personal reasons, following a deadly attack by militants against Tunisian soldiers.

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  13. ESPN announcers to call game atop Green MonsterRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    The network said Wednesday that Dan Shulman and John Kruk will be located in Section 9 of the stands above the stadium's famous Wall.

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  14. Key witness takes stand in ex-governor's Read the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | Connecticut Post

    The former first family of Virginia flew on a chief executive's private jet, vacationed at his lake house and received other perks, such as passes to a Ritz Carlton beach club, the businessman's assistant said Wednesday.

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  15. Jane's Addiction added to BayFest 2014 lineup as Saturday headlinerRead the original story

    3 min ago | Alabama Live

    Organizers of Mobile's BayFest music festival have filed in the last major blank in their 2014 lineup with influential alternative rock group Jane's Addiction, they announced Wednesday.

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  16. Homeless man murder: Jury deliberatingRead the original story

    3 min ago | The New Zealand Herald

    A jury has retired to consider its verdict in the case of a teen accused of beating a homeless man to death in central Auckland.

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  17. The Spanish ArmadaRead the original story

    3 min ago | USC Trojans

    USC women's golf alum Belen Mozo led Spain to the inaugural International Crown as part of a tightly bonded quartet of players.

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  18. Kathy Marks: Abbott never looked so statesmanlikeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | The New Zealand Herald

    PM's response to the MH17 disaster proves he's more adept at dealing with a crisis than issues at home.

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  19. Raiders owner confirms talks with San AntonioRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | Tri-cityherald.com

    "Former San Antonio mayor Henry Cisneros is a friend, and Henry suggested I take the opportunity to meet with some city officials while I was in town," Davis said in a statement Tuesday night.

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  20. Milford teen's alleged killer in Read the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | Connecticut Post

    Just days before Maren Sanchez was stabbed to death in a Jonathan Law High School corridor last April, she spent spring break with her father, Jose Sanchez, in Florida.

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