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Outdoors: Passing along lessons learned on the trail

9 hours ago   |   Times Union

"Will you remember me when I leave?" a 6-year-old girl, a girl we call "Little Wren" asked over a smoky campfire at Allegany State Park in Western New York. Little Wren asked...
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‘His personal stories made it more real': Students learn firsthand from veterans

‘His personal stories made it more real': Students learn firsthand from veterans

9 hours ago   |   WCVB

It's a rare treat to hear from a member of the greatest generation. But students at one high school had a chance to spend time with World War II veterans.
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Lego developing Braille bricks to teach blind, visually impaired kids

10 hours ago   |   ABC

Lego has unveiled a new project to help kids with visual impairment learn Braille in a fun way.
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Trump Is Building His Own Case For Impeachment

10 hours ago   |   The New Republic

Every schoolkid learns about the separation of powers at some point. Maybe a jaunty Schoolhouse Rock! episode taught them how the Constitution divides those powers between the...
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Bruin Jake DeBrusk weathered storm in Toronto series

11 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

In the game of hockey, the word “hate” gets thrown around liberally. In fact, NBC, the NHL's American national rights holder, once built a promotional campaign around the...
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Congo park ranger tells of taking viral selfie with gorillas

11 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

LONDON - A park ranger in Congo has described how he captured a selfie with two gorillas that went viral. Mathieu Shamavu, a ranger at Virunga National Park in eastern Congo...
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5 potential drawbacks of following a vegan diet

5 potential drawbacks of following a vegan diet

11 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Those following a vegan diet may want to be extra careful to ensure they are consuming enough iron, zinc, vitamin D, calcium, and omega-3 fatty acids. Vegans are also at a high...
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Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt has a custom-made comic strip in his office showing himself alongside Tim Cook and Mark Zuckerberg apologizing

Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt has a custom-made comic strip in his office showing himself alongside Tim Cook and Mark Zuckerberg apologizing

12 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt has a custom-made comic strip hanging in his office of Apple CEO Tim Cook, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, and himself apologizing. The detail was...
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'My Whole Life Is On Hold': As Walmart Eliminates Greeters, A Dream In Limbo

'My Whole Life Is On Hold': As Walmart Eliminates Greeters, A Dream In Limbo

12 hours ago   |   NPR

Justin Kelley was among the workers who learned their jobs as greeters would be cut. As the Floridian waited 49 days to hear if he could stay with Walmart, he worried he'd have...
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Jennifer Gates Previews Longines Masters Of New York

12 hours ago   |   CBS

When Jennifer Gates was a kid, her parents wanted her to try all different kinds of sports. While the daughter of Bill and Melinda Gates tested the waters of basketball and tap...
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NFL Draft 2019: Baker Mayfield reacts to Cardinals selecting Kyler Murray...

NFL Draft 2019: Baker Mayfield reacts to Cardinals selecting Kyler Murray with No. 1 pick

“BACK TO BACK!!!!!” Mayfield wrote on Twitter. “CONGRATS K1!!!! Well deserved my brotha!!!” Read more ...

Sri Lanka says Easter Sunday bombings leader died in hotel attack

Sri Lanka says Easter Sunday bombings leader died in hotel attack

The suspected leader of a group that carried out Easter Sunday bombings that killed at least 250 people also died in the attacks, officials said. Read more ...

Murray taken 1st in NFL draft, followed by Bosa and Williams

Murray taken 1st in NFL draft, followed by Bosa and Williams

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Defying NFL custom and at least temporarily creating a quarterback quandary, the Arizona Cardinals led off the NFL draft Thursday night by selecting Oklahoma... Read more ...

Coyle scores 2, leads Bruins to 3-2 OT win over Columbus

Coyle scores 2, leads Bruins to 3-2 OT win over Columbus

Game 2 is Saturday night in Boston before the best-of-seven series moves to Columbus for Games 3 and 4. Read more ...

Dwayne Haskins laughs at Giants' NFL draft pick before Redskins pounce

Dwayne Haskins laughs at Giants' NFL draft pick before Redskins pounce

It's clear Dwayne Haskins will be looking forward to facing the Giants twice a season. The Ohio State quarterback, selected by the Redskins with the No. 15 in Thursday night's... Read more ...

NFL draft: Plinko knew Quinnen Williams was going to be picked by Jets

NFL draft: Plinko knew Quinnen Williams was going to be picked by Jets

How about this for karma? New Jet Quinnen Williams played a pre-NFL draft game of Plinko - the famous game on the “Price is Right” - and his chip landed on the Gang Green spot... Read more ...

Giants shock NFL draft by going Daniel Jones with No. 6 pick

Giants shock NFL draft by going Daniel Jones with No. 6 pick

The Giants got their quarterback, just not the one everyone expected - at least with the sixth pick. GM Dave Gettleman passed on a number of pass-rushers and Ohio State star... Read more ...

NFL Draft 2019: Nick Bosa 'excited to go kick butt' with 49ers

NFL Draft 2019: Nick Bosa 'excited to go kick butt' with 49ers

The San Francisco 49ers coveted Nick Bosa and he is relishing getting on the field for his new team. Read more ...

Andrew ‘AJ' Freund forced to stay in cold shower, viciously beat to death...

Andrew ‘AJ' Freund forced to stay in cold shower, viciously beat to death: officials

The Illinois parents accused of killing their 5-year-old son forced him to stay in a cold shower and viciously beat him, according to court documents. Andrew Freund Sr., 60... Read more ...

Celtics legend John Havlicek dies at age 79

Celtics legend John Havlicek dies at age 79

Celtics legend John Havlicek has died the age of 79, the team announced Thursday night. The eight-time NBA champion and an NBA finals MVP lost his long battle with Parkinson's... Read more ...