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You've come to the right place for a generous helping of fluffy, pint-sized pups
From: Salon.com | By: Jillian Kestenbaum | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Decades of exposure come at a price. Now’s the time to be vigilant.
From: Reader's Digest | By: Lisa Fields | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Australian film exhibition chain Event Cinemas has announced that Marvel’s “Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2” has locked down a 137 minute runtime – sixteen minutes longer than its predecessor, but only the fourth longest MCU film to date behind...
From: Dark Horizons | By: Garth Franklin | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Solar panels just got a lot slimmer. Zhengrong Shi, a.k.a. the Sun King, is now marketing eArche, a super flexible, ultrathin solar panel that could stretch along building facades, atop buses, or on top of carports to charge electric cars. According...
From: Inhabitat | By: Lacy Cooke | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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Expats must pay a minimum deposit of 25 per cent of the purchase price for properties sold for less than Dh5 million.
From: Khaleej Times | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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From: Macleans | By: macleans.ca | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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FIA expecting protest-free Australian GP
From: ESPN | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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China's premier on Thursday warned against protectionism, saying his country planned to close its $50 billion a year deficit with Australia by expanding the trading relationship rather than retreating from it....
From: Fox News | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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A Thai court has given a suspended one-year prison sentence to an Australian man whose girlfriend died when their personal watercraft collided at high speed off the southern resort island of Phuket....
From: Fox News | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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An official says Australia rejected 500 Syrian refugees on security grounds during more than a year of vetting while it filled a quota of 12,000 the government said were eligible for resettlement from Middle Eastern camps....
From: Fox News | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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In this week’s Australia newsletter, we explore the story behind the story of the reef, plus Rodrigo Duterte and books that will bring you joy.
From: New York Times | By: DAMIEN CAVE | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Why is Silicon Valley so cruel to New Zealand? First we discover PayPal founder and Trump acolyte, Peter Thiel is a secret citizen, now it's emerged Apple pays the country absolutely nothing in taxes.  Apparently the tech giant paid no income tax on...
From: Mashable | By: Ariel Bogle | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Brandon O'Neill and Sydney FC are one win away from securing the A-League premiership title. In the career of a typical footballer, winning silverware can be a relatively rare occurrence and might never happen at all. To do so in a manner that may never...
From: ESPN | By: Rob Brooks | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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Worldwide changes have prompted a big drop in the development of coal-fired power plants, a new study from several environmental groups has found. Shifts in policy and economic conditions in China and India are central to the decline, says the report,...
From: Gizmag | By: Nick Lavars | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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Marley Oster is lucky to have Madison as her friend. Not only because the girls get along so well, but also because the 8-year-old saved Marley's life. When Marley went for one last ride down a school slide during recess, the safety clip on the hat she...
From: LilSugar | By: Lauren Levy | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Police have charged a man over the mysterious disappearance of a toddler from an Australian beach nearly 50 years ago.
From: Irish Independent | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Sergio Perez has admitted that he has been on a crash diet ahead of the Australian Grand Prix to help Force India cope with its overweight 2017 Formula 1 car
From: Autosport | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Fury Sr. denied visa to enter New Zealand
From: ESPN | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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Police have charged a man over the mysterious disappearance of a toddler from an Australian beach nearly 50 years ago.
From: Irish Independent | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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SYDNEY (AP) — Australian police have made an arrest in the mysterious disappearance of a toddler from a beach nearly 50 years ago, charging a man with the 3-year-old girl's slaying in a case that has baffled officials for decades....
From: CNS News | By: Associated Press | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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SYDNEY (AP) — Australian police have made an arrest in the mysterious disappearance of a toddler from a beach nearly 50 years ago, charging a man with the 3-year-old girl’s slaying in a case that has baffled officials for decades. A 63-year-old man...
From: Seattle Times | By: The Associated Press | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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It gives me great joy to introduce you all to our newest Star Kit, Toby. He is an 18 year old Burmese from Gold Coast, Australia. So Toby (or Pingu, as I like to call him) may not be a kitten but he’s my baby. He came into my family’sContinue Reading...
From: The Daily Kitten | By: Tom "The Kittenmaster" Cooper | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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Riley McGree was a surprise name in Ange Postecoglou's Socceroos squad. Tim Cahill has taken Riley McGree under his wing and reckons there's something special brewing in the Socceroos newbie. McGree was the shock inclusion in Ange Postecoglou's squad...
From: ESPN | By: AAP | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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The lead singer of Australian folk band All Our Exes Live in Texas says the rise of President Donald Trump has sparked an increase in activism among young people in Australia on issues such as immigration and women's wrights....
From: CNN | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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Before you clamor to the movie theater this weekend to see a reptile-like Elizabeth Banks as Rita Repulsa trying to cream a new crop of superpowered teens in the big scale reboot Power Rangers , the folks at Screen Junkies have given the honest trailer treatment...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Dan Heching | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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Shaded by a tent structure overhead, this modern home can open up or close down according to the seasons.
From: TreeHugger | By: Kimberley Mok | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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This is a guest contribution from Chelsea Lee Smith of MomentsADay.com. As a part-time blogger and homeschooling mother of three, I often get asked: “How do you do it all?!” In the past, I usually ran through a few different answers: I have had...
From: ProBlogger | By: Guest Blogger | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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iStock/piskunov Vegans and vegetarians are used to weird reactions when they divulge their eating choices: from well-meaning people accidentally offering you fish to folks who get very curious about how you get enough protein, there’s a bit of a learning...
From: EcoSalon | By: Emily Monaco | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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I've been vaguely wanting to buy a new watch for a few years. Only half-hearted efforts I haven't found anything I like and now I really need one but am kind of home bound. Help?I've got a newborn and a toddler that prevent a lot of irl browsing. I'm...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: jojobobo | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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The Mission: Impossible movies don’t need city-leveling CGI set pieces or characters created entirely through motion capture. They already have the greatest special effect of all time. That special effect is called Tom Cruise. Ageless, fearless, and...
From: SlashFilm | By: Jacob Hall | Monday, March 20, 2017
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More than 3,500 stores are expected to close in the next couple months.
From: Business Insider | By: Hayley Peterson | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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Welcome to Florida Week! As the tours head southeast for the Miami Open, TENNIS.com and Baseline will feature all things Sunshine State. You’ll learn about the personalities, stories, teams and venues that have made Florida one of the tennis capitals...
From: Tennis.com | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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Art Deco, short for Arts Décoratifs, is a defining style whose frenzy greatly influenced the movements in its wake, producing designs that still enamor to this day. As a style, it is one that is widely appreciated and understood, even by the amateur...
From: Selectism | By: Melissa Harrison | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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Photo credit: Jules & Jenny, CC BY 2.0.Achieving economic independence from—and with the help of—the men in my life.At thirty-one and a half years of age, my $32,000 student loan was whittled down to just $7,000, thanks to my dad.I’d been...
From: The Billfold | By: Elen Turner | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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Big Bird doesn’t need the money, and neither do so many other organizations grabbing special privileges and advantages through access to the federal largess pool.
From: The American Conservative | By: Robert W. Merry | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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~ An Authentic Deep Rest Experience ~ Selamat pagi my friend, if you’re curious about what happens at one of my Bali slow rest retreats then this is the post for you. I’ve been facilitating retreats for over a decade now – France, England, Italy,...
From: Rejuvenation Lounge | By: Carole Bourne | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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A tour of the creative photo festival
From: Time | By: Gemma Padley | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Almost one year after being flagged for a potential USADA violation, Viscardi Andrade was issued a two-year suspension from the United States Anti-Doping Agency on Tuesday. Yet, the Brazilian fighter still claims that he is innocent. Andrade was tested...
From: MMA Fighting | By: Guilherme Cruz | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Australian magicians Christopher Wayne and Mike Tyler insist that good magicians don’t need sleeves and great magicians don’t even need pants because, after all, there’s really no greater misdirection than a naked body. The duo, known simply as......
From: Orange County Register | By: By KELLI SKYE FADROSKI | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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There's no such thing as "signature moves" that work for everyone.
From: Business Insider | By: Talia Lakritz | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Australia's late surge was not enough as a resilient Iraq held the Aussies to a 1-1 draw in Group B of AFC WCQ. On a busy night of World Cup qualification in Asia, China made history by defeating South Korea for only the second time and in doing so blew...
From: ESPN | By: John Duerden | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Utah's governor announced Thursday that he will sign legislation giving the predominantly Mormon state the strictest DUI threshold in the country, a change that restaurant groups and representatives of the ski and snowboard industry say will hurt tourism....
From: Denver Post | By: The Associated Press | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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A high-profile Australian economist and media commentator has been jailed for five years for supplying drugs at "chemsex" parties he hosted.
From: Sydney Morning Herald | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Talking with the tennis pro on what he hopes his legacy will be.
From: Women's Wear Daily | By: Adriana Brasileiro | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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After six years in hibernation, Gorillaz are ready to make their return in 2017. Confirming rumors that have been circulating the Internet all year, the band’s co-founder Damon Albarn announced a new Gorillaz album called Humanz, set to drop on April...
From: MissInfo.tv | By: Andy B. | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Is Nicole Kidman trying to get pregnant by May? A new report claims the actress has set a deadline before "giving up." Gossip Cop looked into the story.
From: Gossip Cop | By: Shari Weiss | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Ryan Ruby in Lapham's Quarterly: At the beginning of the twentieth century Henry James returned to the international theme, the subject that he had made his own and had made him famous. James was not the first novelist to send...
From: Three Quarks Daily | By: S. Abbas Raza | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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"I punched it in the snout and on my second hit I got it straight in the eye"
From: Time | By: Kate Samuelson | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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JERUSALEM/NEW YORK (Reuters) - A teenager with dual Israeli-U.S. citizenship was arrested in Israel on Thursday on suspicion of making dozens of hoax bomb threats against Jewish community centers in the United States, Australia and New Zealand....
From: Reuters | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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