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Honolulu fire: Victim remembered as talented and caring

Honolulu fire: Victim remembered as talented and caring

News July 16, 2017 at 5:35 am 0 comments

(AP Photo/Marco Garcia). A Honolulu Fire Department helicopter flies near a fire burning on a floor at the Marco Polo apartment complex, Friday, July 14, 2017, in Honolulu. (AP Photo/Audrey McAvoy). Law enforcement officers stand at the scene of a …

Richard Whitehead retains T42 200m and sets sights on Para Athletics 100m

Richard Whitehead retains T42 200m and sets sights on Para Athletics 100m

News July 16, 2017 at 2:39 am 0 comments

If this does turn out to be Richard Whitehead’s farewell tour, the Paralympic legend’s swaggering defence of his T42 200m title at the World Para Athletics Championships was the perfect way to prepare for the ultimate quest of finally becoming …

Axios Watch: The Most Biased And Inane Items Of The Week

Axios Watch: The Most Biased And Inane Items Of The Week

News July 15, 2017 at 11:25 pm 0 comments

TOKYO, JAPAN – JULY 15: (EDITORIAL USE ONLY) Crewmember Tetsuo Hayashi airbrushes the final touches to a 6.6 meter replica of the famous Godzilla at Tokyo Midtown on July 15, 2014 in Tokyo, Japan. The "MIDTOWN Meets GODZILLA" project is …

All-white Carnegie medal longlist provokes anger from children’s authors

All-white Carnegie medal longlist provokes anger from children’s authors

News July 15, 2017 at 2:21 pm 0 comments

Philip Pullman has added his voice to critics of the Carnegie medal, one of the UK’s most prestigious children’s book awards, after an exceptional year for books by black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) novelists failed to make a dent …

Fired voice of Kermit the Frog says he’s ‘devastated’

Fired voice of Kermit the Frog says he’s ‘devastated’

News July 15, 2017 at 5:41 am 0 comments

In this July 11, 2015, photo, Kermit the Frog, left, and puppeteer Steve Whitmire attend "The Muppets" panel at Comic-Con International in San Diego.

LOS ANGELES (AP) — It isn’t easy being green. But no longer being green is apparently …

Homicide charges filed in disappearance of 4 Pa. men

Homicide charges filed in disappearance of 4 Pa. men

News July 15, 2017 at 2:43 am 0 comments

Two 20-year-old men have been charged with multiple counts of homicide in the slayings of four young men in southeast Pennsylvania, authorities said.

Cosmo DiNardo, of Bensalem, and Sean Kratz, of Philadelphia, were both charged with criminal homicide in the …

Newspapers’ Stand Against Tech Giants Won’t Save Them

Newspapers’ Stand Against Tech Giants Won’t Save Them

News July 14, 2017 at 8:30 pm 0 comments

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The current news economy holds much more opportunity for national and special-interest publications than it does for the local, general-interest papers.

Newspapers’ business models have been taking on water for years thanks to the rise of Google and online …

Chevy Camaro stays true to its roots after 50th anniversary

Chevy Camaro stays true to its roots after 50th anniversary

News July 14, 2017 at 5:26 pm 0 comments

Chevrolet Camaro was launched for model year 1967. To celebrate the launch of the sixth generation 2016 Camaro, Chevrolet gathered a collection of historic Camaros to display May 16th, 2015 at Detroit’s Belle Isle Park. Its 50th anniversary comes with …

Science Says: Not all cancers need treatment right away

Science Says: Not all cancers need treatment right away

News July 14, 2017 at 11:29 am 0 comments

(AP Photo/M. Spencer Green). FILE – In this Oct. 13, 2009 file photo, a surgeon performs robotic prostate surgery on a patient in Chicago. According to a report released on Wednesday, July 12, 2017, long-term results comparing different approaches for …

Tourist killed by jet-engine blast on Caribbean island

Tourist killed by jet-engine blast on Caribbean island

News July 14, 2017 at 8:32 am 0 comments

A New Zealand woman was killed Wednesday on the island of St. Maarten after a jet-engine blast blew her away from the fence she was hanging onto and into a retaining wall, police said Thursday.

The area where the Princess …