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Tuesday, Sep 23, 2014

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Surgery on ailing Great Dane yields 43½ socks

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The 3-year-old Great Dane was miserable and  retching when its owners rushed him to a northwest Portland emergency animal hospital.
Published: 09/17/14
Savvy finds for Cinderella-minded shoppers

Savvy finds for Cinderella-minded shoppers

BRANDON — What started as a mother’s search for an affordable prom dress turned into a Brandon business catering to the needs of discerning, style-conscious shoppers, whose search for formal wear at affordable prices is a major draw to ...
Published: 09/17/14

AP video journalist, translator killed in Gaza

BEIT LAHIYA, Gaza Strip (AP) — An Associated Press video journalist and a freelance Palestinian translator assisting him were killed in an ordnance explosion Wednesday while working on an assignment about the aftermath about the recent war in ...
Updated: 1 months ago

Person drops off about 100 tuxedo cats at shelter

NOVATO, Calif. (AP) – The San Francisco Chronicle (http://bit.ly/1Bm6coH ) reports that someone has dropped off more than 100 tuxedo cats, which are named for their distinctive black and white markings, at an animal shelter.
Updated: 1 months ago

Target names Pepsi's Cornell as chairman, CEO

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Target is bringing in an outsider as its CEO for the first time as the retailer fights to redefine itself to American shoppers.The Minneapolis-based company said Thursday that it named PepsiCo executive Brian Cornell to the ...
Updated: 1 months ago

Notes from E Street: Ties not required in Florida

There are a lot of cool things about living in Florida.
Updated: 1 months ago
Kids get fit with summer kickball in Westchase

Kids get fit with summer kickball in Westchase

Working in corporate America was starting to wear on Brian Rieth.
Updated: 1 months ago

Beach town's ban prompts battle over shave ice

WESTERLY, R.I. (AP) — A $3 cup of shave ice is at the center of a dispute in this beach town between street vendors trying to stay in business and town officials who say the vendors cause traffic congestion and increase the potential for accid...
Updated: 1 months ago

Notes from E Street: A season to be reasonable

It’s about time to start being scared to death.
Updated: 2 months ago
African Painted Dog

African Painted Dog

An African painted dog plays water in the new Painted Dog Valley exhibit just opened to the public, Monday, June 30, 2014, at the Cincinnati Zoo in Cincinnati. There are only about 3,000 dogs in Tanzania, Kenya, Zimbabwe, Botswana, and South Africa c...
Updated: 2 months ago