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  1. Hindus upset at mounting of Lord Ganesha grotesque on Windsor ChapelRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Merinews

    Hindus are upset at placing of carved Lord Ganesha as a grotesque creature on the medieval walls of St. George's Chapel in Windsor Castle, England; calling it highly inappropriate. US based Hindu religious leader Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada today, was critical of this reimagined Lord Ganesha image as grotesque installed on a Chapel wall and termed it as trivializing the highly revered deity of Hinduism.

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  2. Jobs saved in kitchen firm rescueRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | York Press

    TWENTY five jobs have been saved after a buyer was found for the North Yorkshire catering equipment specialist which re-fitted the kitchens of Buckingham Palace. Yesterday administrators from Geoffrey Martin & Co confirmed they had secured the sale of the business to Gloucester-based Space Catering Equipment.

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  3. On Native GroundWE All Live in WisconsinRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2011 | American Reporter

    LONDON, March 1, 2011 -- The net that seeks Libyan dictator Muammar Ghaddafi is being closed tighter and tighter, day by day, as many people of his inner circle are defecting, including his interior minister, ambassadors, high-ranking government officials and his voluptuous "favorite nurse." Ghaddafi's very close aide, Ukrainian-born nurse Halyna Kolotnytska, 38, who has traveled everywhere with him for the last 9 years, has has now left Libya, according to m,edia reports.

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  4. 10 questions with historical fiction author: Ally BroadfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Examiner.com

    Ally Broadfield, author of "Just A Kiss" and "How to Beguile a Duke" answers 10 questions about her favorite time period in history, her favorite figures from history, and the age old question of coffee or tea. Catherine the Great of Russia.

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  5. Mexicans turning to humor in mansion scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Berkshire Eagle

    In this YouTube video posted on Nov. 18, 2014 on the personal Website of Mexico's first lady, Angelica Rivera, the wife of Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto tries to clarify a scandal over her purchase of a mansion from a government contractor, saying she used her own money in the deal and plans to put her stake in the home up for sale to avoid any doubts. The speech this week was meant to squelch criticism over her purchase of a $7 million mansion, but by mentioning that Televisa paid her more than $6.5 million in 2010, Rivera prompted Mexican wits to ponder who else might be interested in the apparent perks of a telenovela career with the network.

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  6. Spec Home Outside London Seeks $39 MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Wall Street Journal

    A large, Italian villa-style spec house on roughly 4 acres in Berkshire, a county in southeast England, has listed for about $39 million. Knight Frank Owner and developer Robert Cantle completed the development, named Woodrow, in October.

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  7. Today's Highlight in HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    On Nov. 20, 1789, New Jersey became the first state to ratify the Bill of Rights. On this date: In 1620, Peregrine White was born aboard the Mayflower in Massachusetts Bay; he was the first child born of English parents in present-day New England.

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  8. Fred Moyer Jazz Trio to play Wolfeboro Friends of Music showRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | UnionLeader.com

    ... played Brahms and Rachmaninoff alongside orchestras across the globe, from Suntory Hall in Tokyo to Windsor Castle, England. Since 2007 he's fused that classical background with jazz traditions with his trio, transcribing the work of artists ...

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  9. Today in History: Nov. 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | WHDH

    Today is Thursday, Nov. 20, the 324th day of 2014. There are 41 days left in the year.

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  10. Bracknell Forest mayor Alan Kendall dies after long battle with cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Bracknell News

    Cllr Kendall, 75, who was chosen as mayor in May, was diagnosed with the disease just weeks before his election. Cllr Paul Bettison, leader Bracknell Forest Council, said: "It is with a heavy heart that I have to announce that our wonderful, hard-working Mayor, Cllr Alan Kendall, has died.

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  11. Bracknell mayor Alan Kendall dies after losing pancreatic cancer battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Get Reading

    The 75-year-old, who had been raising money for the Pancreatic Cancer Research Fund, died at Frimley Park Hospital on Tuesday, November 18 after being diagnosed with the disease earlier this year. Cllr Paul Bettison, leader of Bracknell Forest Council, said: "It is with a heavy heart that I have to announce that our wonderful, hard-working mayor, Cllr Alan Kendall, has died.

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  12. Pirates, kings and customs: how Siam's envoys reached Britain and France 330 years agoRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | The Nation

    In 1684, the first Siamese embassy arrived in England, proceeding from there to France. The party consisted of two envoys, Oc Khun Pichaivalit and Oc Khun Pichitmaitri, an official, six students to study in France and two French missionaries, Father Vachet and Father Pascot, acting as advisers and interpreters.

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  13. On Native GroundWE All Live in WisconsinRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2011 | American Reporter

    LONDON, March 1, 2011 -- The net that seeks Libyan dictator Muammar Ghaddafi is being closed tighter and tighter, day by day, as many people of his inner circle are defecting, including his interior minister, ambassadors, high-ranking government officials and his voluptuous "favorite nurse." Ghaddafi's very close aide, Ukrainian-born nurse Halyna Kolotnytska, 38, who has traveled everywhere with him for the last 9 years, has has now left Libya, according to m,edia reports.

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  14. On Native GroundWE All Live in WisconsinRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2011 | American Reporter

    LONDON, March 1, 2011 -- The net that seeks Libyan dictator Muammar Ghaddafi is being closed tighter and tighter, day by day, as many people of his inner circle are defecting, including his interior minister, ambassadors, high-ranking government officials and his voluptuous "favorite nurse." Ghaddafi's very close aide, Ukrainian-born nurse Halyna Kolotnytska, 38, who has traveled everywhere with him for the last 9 years, has has now left Libya, according to m,edia reports.

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  15. Churchill's 'maker'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | Jewish Chronicle

    This week, Lady Aurelia Young, wife of former Chief Whip Sir George, gave the annual lecture of the Society of Portrait Sculptors, speaking about her father, the Jewish sculptor Oscar Nemon. She still refers to him as Nemon saying: "Everyone called him Nemon, including my mother, so I will, too."

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  16. Best Bets for places to go, things to do in SouthCoast this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 6 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Whether it's baseball cards, rocks or works of art, collectors share a passion for their chosen object. "Thrill of the Hunt," a panel discussion hosted tonight by New Bedford Art Museum/ArtWorks!, looks at the who, what and why of art collecting through the eyes of four collectors: Judith Tolnick Champa, independent curator, art writer and board member of New England Museum Association; Cassie Berg, contemporary art collector; and Robert P. Stack and Vanphouthon Souvannasane from Yellow Peril Gallery.

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  17. Edward III of EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | The Free Dictionary

    Edward III was King of England from 1327 until his death; he is noted for his military success and for restoring royal authority after the disastrous reign of his father, Edward II . Edward III transformed the Kingdom of England into one of the most formidable military powers in Europe; his reign also saw vital developments in legislation and government - in particular the evolution of the English parliament - as well as the ravages of the Black Death .

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  18. Thursday, November 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | The New Zealand Herald

    1969 - The Nixon administration in United States announces a halt to residential use of the pesticide DDT as part of a total phase-out. 1977 - Egypt's President Anwar Sadat becomes the first Arab leader to speak before the Israeli Parliament, telling them Egypt seeks peace.

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  19. 10 questions with historical fiction author: Tracie PetersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | Examiner.com

    Tracie Peterson, author of various historical fiction novels answers 10 questions about her favorite time period in history, her favorite figures from history, and the age old question of coffee or tea. I wouldn't want to be anyone in particular, but it would be interesting to see various things in history - the first printed Bible for the masses, the first steam engines, the first flight, and things like that.

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  20. Best Bets for places to go, things to do in SouthCoast this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 6 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Whether it's baseball cards, rocks or works of art, collectors share a passion for their chosen object. "Thrill of the Hunt," a panel discussion hosted tonight by New Bedford Art Museum/ArtWorks!, looks at the who, what and why of art collecting through the eyes of four collectors: Judith Tolnick Champa, independent curator, art writer and board member of New England Museum Association; Cassie Berg, contemporary art collector; and Robert P. Stack and Vanphouthon Souvannasane from Yellow Peril Gallery.

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