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Police seek person breaking into homes in PRP area "They said they heard there were a bunch of break-ins in the area, and that they were loading up their guns and having them ready to go, and I said 'Well I guess I better do the same thing,'"...
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Half the World Lives on 1% of Its Land, Mapped

Half the World Lives on 1% of Its Land, Mapped In the simple map above lies a stark spatial imbalance: half the people in the world cram into just 1 percent of the Earth's surface (in yellow), and the other half sprawl across the remaining 99 percent (in...
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'WaterCredit' Turns World's Poor Into Paying Customers

'WaterCredit' Turns World's Poor Into Paying Customers Water.org is leading a revolution in the provision of clean drinking water in the developing world, turning the recipients of charity into regular water customers through microloans funded by impact investments. Gary White, CEO of Water.org, explains … Read more on...
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Earthquake shakes Southern California during break in the rain A 4.5-magnitude earthquake rattled residents in Southern California Wednesday morning, occurring during a break in the rainy weather that has been soaking the region. The epicenter of the tremor was near Banning, California, located nearly 80 miles … Read...
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Latest Sport News

REVIEW: 2016 Toyota Tacoma TRD Sport 4×4 is old school, but still cool Is there such thing anymore as a good, honest, back-to-basics pickup truck? Barring base trim F-150s used for commercial purposes, most pickups sold in the U.S. have become high-riding luxury vehicles with a bed in...
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Latest World News News

Mosquitoes Are Spreading a Rare Virus Around the World Brian Foy came home from a trip to Senegal to study malaria-carrying mosquitoes with a mysterious illness, and it definitely wasn't malaria. Both Foy and his graduate student soon recovered from the rash and aching joints—“the flu is worse,”...
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Sport needs an ethical revolution

Sport needs an ethical revolution Sports fans all over the world have never had it so good. If a person is willing to forego a bit of sleep and take a few days off from work, he or she can watch live sports round the clock, unless the...
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Young named chair of State Senate Finance Committee

Young named chair of State Senate Finance Committee ALBANY – A Western New York lawmaker has been tapped to head the powerful Senate Finance Committee, a post that wields influence over the annual creation of the state government's $ 150 billion budget. Sen. Catharine Young, an Olean Republican, …...
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