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TALLAHASSEE – Do you care about the survival of sea turtles? Dolphins? Do you ride horses, watch whales or fish for large-mouth bass? Did you serve as a paratrooper – or care for someone who did? If so, you can tell the world -- with your...
Reuters(Repeats with no changes to text) * Renaissance cleric first wrote "America" on 1507 map * Resonance with current climate of "geo-enabled" devices * Google, Apple, Facebook looking at mapping apps By Deborah Zabarenko WASHINGTON, May 18 (Reuters) -...
Portland Press Herald, MaineWhen Archer Thomas was about 4 years old he pointed to a map inside a Maine Atlas and Gazetteer and said to his mother, "Look, here's the town of tub." At first Thomas' mother, Jean Whitney, could not figure out what her son was talking about. She had...
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Orange County RegisterAs nearly 80 million baby boomers eye retirement, lock-and-leave developments like The Meridian in Newport Beach are springing up just as the real estate market rebounds. The ultraluxurious high-end residential development that markets itself as being...
The Arizona Daily Star, TucsonA new missile under development by Tucson-based Raytheon Missile Systems intercepted and destroyed a short-range ballistic missile in a key flight test over the Pacific Ocean off Hawaii. In a test flight Wednesday, a Raytheon Standard Missile-3 Block IB...
Mama’s Fish House, the much-loved Maui restaurant, is installing a deepwater buoy in the Pacific Ocean this month in an effort to promote sustainable fishing. Studies have shown that certain types of fish tend to congregate around such buoys,...
Reuters* Tokarev rounds on Rosneft deal to treble China exports * Could worsen Russia's export overcapacity * China plan relies on "undiscovered reserves" - Transneft * Hits back over audit on cost overruns By Olesya Astakhova and Douglas Busvine MOSCOW,...
ReutersMay 17 (TheWrap.com) - The latest trailer for "Pacific Rim" sets the stakes pretty high for humanity trying to fight a losing war against giant monsters from deep beneath the Pacific ocean. "Go big or go extinct," is the latest tagline attached to the...
A 4.0 magnitude earthquake occurred about 1 p.m. Wednesday off the Palos Verdes Peninsula. The quake was centered in the Pacific Ocean six miles south of Point Fermin. No damage was immediately reported, but the earthquake was felt over a large...
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Knoxville News SentinelLast week I wrote about some of Knoxville's street names and the origins of a couple of Knoxville's roads. Today I want to take a more current look at some of the main roads in Knoxville. Kingston Pike Kingston Pike can trace its history back to the...
Any correspondence about possible Clippers' off-season moves needs to go straight to the top. So, Chris Paul, here's a primer on what you should instruct your franchise to do in the coming months to take that next step, otherwise known as getting past...
The Honolulu Star-AdvertiserSerial restaurateur Peter Kim's newest venture, The Signature Prime Steak and Seafood restaurant, could well be his crowning achievement financially as well as physically. The physical part is obvious as the white-tablecloth eatery will be located at...
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