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  1. Philanthropist, shopping mall developer Taubman dies at 91Read the original story

    8 min ago | WFIE-TV Evansville

    A. Alfred Taubman, the self-made Michigan billionaire whose philanthropy and business success - including weaving the enclosed shopping mall into American culture - was clouded by a criminal conviction late in his career, has died. He was 91. Taubman, who donated hundreds of millions of dollars to universities, hospitals and museums, died Friday night at his home of a heart attack, according to son Robert S. Taubman, president and CEO of Taubman Centers, Inc. "This company and all that you stand for were among the greatest joys of his life," Robert S. Taubman wrote in a message to the company's employees.

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  2. Brid woman to start Tour de YorkshireRead the original story

    8 min ago | Dewsbury Today

    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. A Bridlington woman with a physical disability who first accessed cycling 12 months ago on an adapted bike will take part in the start of the Tour de Yorkshire.

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  3. Suicide attack in Afghanistan kills at least 30 peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | WFIE-TV Evansville

    A suicide bomb attack on a bank branch in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad has killed at least 30 people, officials said. Ahmad Zia Abdulzai, spokesman for the provincial governor in Nangarhar province, said on Saturday that more than 80 people were also wounded in the attack in Jalalabad, the provincial capital.

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  4. FDR, Truman, and Ike: Not Communist, Just Na ve Ron Capshaw 2 hours...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | National Review Online

    Whatever Schlesinger's blemishes - and they included his knee-jerk defense of and sucking up to liberal Democratic presidents - he was on to something. When the extremes of Left and Right both attack you, it can be affirming: proof that you are, at the very least, being responsible.

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  5. My SwingRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | The Sand Trap

    It feels like i have tried everything but i always end up casting och scooping. My driver shots has 6000 rpm spin and a really high launch angle an my swing speed with the driver is about 95-100mph.

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  6. Heathwatch to hold primary care focus eventRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Warrington Guardian

    Anyone who uses health or care services in the borough is invited to come along to discuss their care and how changes will affect them with Healthwatch Warrington and Warrington Voluntary Action's voluntary, statutory, and private sector partners. The Quarterly Focus Upon Health and Social Care event will focus on primary care which is often a patients first point of contact for care such as GP surgeries, dental surgeries, community pharmacies and high street opticians.

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  7. Plaque unveiled old at Luddite pubRead the original story

    8 min ago | Spenborough Guardian

    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. The Shears Inn, in Halifax Road, Liversedge, was a meeting point for Luddites around 1811-1812 before the failed attack on Cartwright's Mill in Rawfolds, which resulted in 17 men being tried and hanged.

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  8. The Corker Bill Isn't a Victory - It's a Constitutional Perversion Andrew C. McCarthy 2 hours agoRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | National Review Online

    So what happens when we decide we've outgrown a Constitution designed to protect us from human nature's foibles? The question arises, yet again, thanks to Senator Bob Corker. The Tennessee Republican, chairman of the Foreign Relations Committee, is author - along with Robert Menendez and Lindsey Graham - of a ballyhooed bipartisan bill that is being touted as the derailment of President Obama's plan to trample congressional prerogatives en route to a calamitous "deal" that will facilitate jihadist Iran's nuclear-weapons ambitions.

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  9. With Hillary, Appearances Are Everything None of her political career ...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | National Review Online

    None of her political career makes a hell of a lot of sense if you think about it for three minutes. You'll remember Velma Dinkley, the grim-faced young fogey of the Scooby-Doo gang: turtleneck and knee socks, orange; pleated skirt and pumps, red; spectacle lenses a very groovy shade of aqua; hair in a severe, LPGA-ready bob.

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  10. Anne B. Hendershott 2 hours ago Escalating the attacks on Archbishop...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | National Review Online

    In a full-page ad in the has "fostered an atmosphere of division and intolerance" by asking K-12 Catholic-school teachers in the Bay area to "violate their individual consciences by accepting a morality code" based on the Church's teachings. "Instead of your famous words, 'Whom am I to Judge?'Archbishop Cordileone has repeatedly labeled the behavior of our fellow brothers and sister as 'gravely evil,'" the open letter to Pope Francis reads.

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  11. Fiorina says if she were the GOP's nominee, Clinton's gender-based arguments wouldn't flyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | Brandon Sun

    Carly Fiorina, the lone Republican woman eying the White House, wants to block Hillary Rodham Clinton from playing the "gender card" in the 2016 presidential race. A former business executive with limited political experience, Fiorina argues that if Republicans nominate her, it would neutralize any advantages the Democrats might get from having a woman at the top of their ticket.

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  12. Josh Gelernter 2 hours ago - Disparate impact" has been in the news...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | National Review Online

    Per 1964's Civil Rights Act, government agencies are prohibited from discriminating among citizens by their races, sexes, or religions. According to the theory of disparate impact, if the actions of a government agency disproportionately affect members of one race, sex, or religion - even if no disproportion was intended - the action is illegal, and the offending agency is liable for violation of the Civil Rights Act.

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  13. Coachella 2015: Alesso brings out Tove Lo during weekend twoRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | Press-Telegram

    Don't miss out on all the music, art and more from this year's Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Grounds in Indio this weekend with our live coverage online at www.sbsun.com/coachella INDIO >> Alesso brought out Tove Lo during his set late Friday, switching things up for fans during the second weekend of the Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival . Tove Lo, who hit mainstream popularity with “Habits,” joined her fellow Swede for the 2014 song “Heroes,” which the two collaborated on to huge success.

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  14. 5 teens arrested in Melbourne for alleged ANZAC day attackRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | Reuters

    Authorities in Melbourne, Australia arrest five teenagers for allegedly planning an attack at an event on the country's national day of remembrance, ANZAC Day. Julie Noce reports.

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  15. French replica of revolutionary frigate sets sail for BostonRead the original story

    9 min ago | New Jersey Herald

    With champagne, fireworks and a presidential blessing, a painstakingly built replica of the frigate once used to bring French troops and funds to American revolutionaries is setting sail for Boston. Saturday night's celebratory sendoff for the 25 million euro Hermione seeks to retrace the 65-meter frigate's trans-Atlantic journey in 1780, when its namesake under Marquis de Lafayette's command helped to lay the foundation of French-American relations.

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  16. Average Distances... How far do you hit each club? and don't lie...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | The Sand Trap

    Yeah, I can see how that might be a little hard to read for you, or anyone for that matter. The modern smart phone screens are really high resolution.

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  17. Police: Man shot, killed by Chicago officerRead the original story

    9 min ago | New Jersey Herald

    Chicago police have shot and killed a man in the city's South Shore neighborhood after officers said he pointed a gun at them. The Chicago Police Department Office of News Affairs said in a statement early Saturday that officers heard shots fired at about 10:10 p.m. Friday and saw a van driving away.

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  18. Vicky Lawrence brings legendary 'Mama' character to Bay City's State Theatre in OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | MLive.com

    America's favorite "Mama" is on her way to Bay City for what is sure to be one of the most entertaining shows of the year at the historic State Theatre. Vicki Lawrence, who rose to fame as a cast member on "The Carol Burnett Show" during its run from 1967 to 1978, comes to the State Theatre on Saturday, Oct. 24 for two shows, one at 2 p.m. and the other at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $57 for seats in the front half of the floor and balcony and $47 for seats in the back half of the house and balcony.

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  19. Chicken-lovers rejoice! Wing Heaven returns to Muskegon CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | MLive.com

    After nearly a decade hiatus from the Muskegon area, the return of Wing Heaven to the county will likely have chicken wings' enthusiasts shouting "Hallelujah." The Grand Rapids-based chain founded by Tom Walker in 2004 originally had a store in Muskegon Heights, but it proved to be unprofitable.

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  20. Spring's promise of hope and spuds, down on the plotRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | Littlehampton Gazette

    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. In just a few weeks you could turn one potato into a plate full of them - why would you not want that? SUS-150225-UO104700005

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