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Please Help...Dying Owner Seeks Forever Home For Beloved Dog
Animals  (tags: colorado, pit bull mix, help, forever home, dying wish )

- 13 days ago -
This poor woman is dying...she dearly loves her dog...a pit bull mix...She doesnt have long ( going into hospice now. She is in Ft Collins Colorado.
Car Traveling Wrong Way on Northway Leads to 6th DWI Arrest in 9 Years
Society & Culture  (tags: society, DUI/DWI, crime, law, police, travel )

- 144 days ago -
QUEENSBURY, N.Y. - Some scary moments on the northway for drivers and police, after a Hudson Falls man drives the wrong way on the road while intoxicated.
Cholesterol 'Fuels' Breast Cancer
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, Breast Cancer, cholesterol, disease, cancer, diet, food, prevention, medicine, risks, treatment, nutrition, study )

- 144 days ago -
A by-product of cholesterol can fuel the deadly growth and spread of breast cancer, according to a group of scientists. It raises the prospect that taking cholesterol-lowering drugs called statins could prevent cancer.
Necropsies Begin for 25 Pilot Whales Found Dead
Animals  (tags: whales, death, endangered, investigation, sadness, suffering, wildlife )

- 90 days ago -
MARCO ISLAND, Fla. (AP) - Teams of biologists are investigating the deaths of 25 pilot whales in the shallow waters off southwest Florida. Necropsies began Friday morning on 16 males and nine females found on Kice Island. Boaters found the carcasses Thur
Coleraine Court: Brothers Jailed for 'Cruel and Depraved Abuse'
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, children, crime, sadness, violence, protection )

- 39 days ago -
Two brothers who played cards to see who would be first to abuse a young girl have been jailed for more than 20 years each.
Rain Forests and Old Growth Forests
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, conservation, deforestation, habitat, nature, protection, pollution, trees )

- 40 days ago -
Forests, especially rain forests and old growth forests, are the lungs of the planet. Taking in carbon dioxide that is expired by animals and produced by burning of fossil fuels, the forests produce oxygen that we need to live. Rain forests and old growth
Repeat Offender on Parole Gets Probation, No Jail, for Felony DWI
Society & Culture  (tags: society, Drunk Driving, felony, crime, law, Alcohol abuse, death )

- 39 days ago -
Assistant District Attorney Mary Tanner-Richter, left, and District Attorney David Soares spoke to the media Friday afternoon, March 14, 2014, about the DWI sentence given Thursday to Jack Frazier, a 4-time drunk driver and parolee who escaped any jail-
Emergency Rooms Are No Place for the Elderly
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, hospitals, Emergency room, treatment, risks, illness, disease, medicine, prevention, protection, warning )

- 40 days ago -
The elderly man lived alone in an apartment complex not far from the hospital. A younger neighbor, who'd watched him hobble down the building's stairwell for nearly a week insisted on taking him to the emergency room.
Birds Don't Like Old Man Winter Anymore, Either
Animals  (tags: animals, environment, suffering, wildlife, death, weather )

- 40 days ago -
Humans in the frigid Northeast aren't the only ones who've had a tough time this winter. Birds are suffering, too. It's killing them. Literally. Robins, wrens, and woodcocks are among those suffering
Did St. Patrick Really Drive Snakes Out of Ireland?
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, Snakes, Myths and Legends, interesting )

- 40 days ago -
St. Patrick's Day, which is celebrated worldwide on March 17, honors St. Patrick, the Christian missionary who supposedly rid Ireland of snakes during the fifth century A.D.
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