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8 Extraordinary Facts About Polar Bears For International Polar Bear Day

Picking a day to celebrate one cause or another has become a fun and popular trend -- and February 27th is now International Polar Bear Day! Polar Bears, without doubt, deserve an international spotli…

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Sex Offender Kills K9 Officer, Bail Set for 1 Million Dollars

January 30th was a sad day for the Pittsburgh Police Department. Flags were lowered to half staff, tears were shed by the entire community, and officer Phil Lerza's heart was broken. His partner, who …

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Russian Billionaire Saves Sochi Dogs

As final preparations were being made for the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics ugly news trickled-out of this Black Sea resort that thousands of stray dogs would be exterminated before the Games began.Argu…

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How You Can Help Scientists Track Ocean Radiation

As the nuclear plant at Fukushima Daiichi has been plagued with problems, including the release of radiation into the Pacific Ocean, many scientists from around the world have grown concerned a…

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Woman Joyfully Reunited With Cat After 12 Years

In 2002, Spaz the cat, disappeared. Spaz's owner, Linda Edwards of Las Vegas, searched high and low for her pussycat, posted fliers and called shelters, but to no avail. Spaz had vanished. She k…

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School Lunches Grabbed from Utah Students and Thrown Into Trash

Earlier this week at our neighborhood school, Uintah Elementary,about forty children stood in line to pay for their lunches only to have them abruptly taken away and then thrown into the trash. Why? …

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Pet First Aid Kits: Do You Have One?

We are all aware of the benefits of having an emergency first aid kit for ourselves and our family, but what about for Fido and Whiskers? In the case of emergency on the road or at home, an emerge…

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8 Frightening Facts About Fracking

Fracking is the slang term for hydraulic fracturing. It is the process of breaking apart (fracturing) dense shale rock in order to release the hydrocarbons (like gas and oil). A gel cocktail comprised…

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7 Ways to Beat the Winter Blahs

When freezing temperatures, gray skies, and the occasional polar vortex blast get you down, it may seem as though winter will never end. If the winter blahs are sapping all your energy, here are seven…

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How to Honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

January 20 marks the official observance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jrs birthday. While many may not realize it, Martin Luther King Jr. day is a national holiday. Last year, I wrote about the lessons…

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