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Lincoln Financial Field blowout sale, Wildwood Restaurant Week, Sounds of Inspiration concert, and other events in Philadelphia, August 24-30 23.8.2018 News
Lincoln Financial Field blowout sale, Wildwood Restaurant Week, Sounds of Inspiration concert, and other events in the Philadelphia region, Aug. 24-30.
How environmental outreach efforts are targeting Philly Latinos: The most interested in climate change, study shows 25.7.2018 News
Local agencies and community organizations are working together on climate change, as a Yale University study suggests U.S. Latinos are most interested in the global issue.
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Amazing new footage of last survivor of Amazon tribe 20.7.2018 Survival International
Extraordinary new footage of the last surviving member of an uncontacted tribe has been released by FUNAI, the governmental protection agency for tribal peoples in Brazil. The Last of his Tribe from Survival International on Vimeo . ©FUNAI The man, known as the Last of his Tribe , has made it clear he wishes to avoid contact with mainstream society. His avoidance of interaction means that no one knows his story, but it is likely his tribe were annihilated by gunmen hired by colonists and ranchers who invaded the land from the 1970s onwards. From his abandoned campsites, we know he plants corn, manioc, papaya & bananas.  He hunts too, and digs holes about 2 metres deep with sharp staves in the bottom to catch animals to eat. He makes houses of straw and thatch, and digs a hole inside, presumably to protect himself if attacked. The 'Last of his Tribe's' house and garden where he grows manioc and other vegetables. Very little is known about this uncontacted Indian. He lives on his own in a patch of forest, ...
After 26 years working with at-risk teens, can a Philly couple forgive the one who killed their son? 15.7.2018 News
Every year, they hold a Mothers' Prayer Breakfast for Peace, for women who've lost children to violence. Looming over the celebration was a court date the couple had been dreading: a resentencing for their son's killer, Joseph Chamberlain.
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Search continues for undiscovered Great Lakes shipwrecks 8.7.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
Of the estimated 10,000 ships believed to have been lost on the lakes over the past four centuries, only about a third have been found and identified.
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TSA screeners nibbling away at travelers' patience. This time over snacks 30.6.2018 News
Passengers at airports across the country are reporting that increasingly TSA agents are instructing them to remove their snacks and other food items from their carry-ons and place them in those ubiquitous plastic bins for separate screening.
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'This isn't Cherry Hill. This is the real South Jersey.' Rambling along Route 49 on the way to the Shore 9.6.2018 News
South Jersey's Route 49 may be less well-known than Shore highways like Route 40, Delsea Drive or the White and Black Horse pikes. But it's no less loved by those in the know
Eagles' Carson Wentz partners with Outdoor Channel for 'Wentz Bros. Outdoors' digital series 6.6.2018 News
Want to see Carson Wentz do something other than play football?
In Chesco, volunteer farmers grow food for neighbors in need 5.6.2018 News
Corporate types rotate in and out of the farm to plant and harvest food specifically for county residents in need.
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Grizzly bear trophy hunt in Yellowstone area could be approved today 23.5.2018 Washington Post
Grizzly bear trophy hunt in Yellowstone area could be approved today
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Here’s why there are so many coyotes and why they’re spreading so fast 23.5.2018 Washington Post
Coyotes were a purely North American animal that lived in the West. Now they’re everywhere, largely because state-sponsored hunting obliterated wolves and mountain lions.
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A Wyoming teenager wanted to talk about gun control. Would anyone listen? 21.5.2018 Washington Post
In the wake of the Parkland school massacre, Moriah Engdahl, 16, began voicing her support for stricter gun control and her opposition to arming teachers. She hoped to change minds in conservative Gillette, Wyo. — a town where the high school yearbook devoted four pages to “Hunting: No Greater Sport,” and a local club funded college scholarships by raffling off AR-15s.
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Rant against immigrants in public, lose your mail and phone services 18.5.2018 LA Times: Commentary
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This nature-loving sect in India dragged one of the world's biggest movie stars to court — and won 17.5.2018 LA Times: Commentary
The Bishnois of northwestern India, devotees of wildlife and a 15th century Hindu guru, fought for 20 years to get Bollywood icon Salman Khan imprisoned for killing two rare antelope.
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I Didn’t Want to Watch “Dear White People” Because I Lived It 11.5.2018 Mother Jones
It took me a while to watch Dear White People, mostly because I lived it.  I was a freshman in college in the spring of 2004 when a series of high-profile racially motivated events swept across campus. I went to a small liberal arts school tucked away on a tiny patch of Southern California desert. The beach […]
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This is the Worst Way to Become Vegetarian 11.5.2018 Mother Jones
This story was originally published by Grist and appears here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. When Peter Coughlin was in his sophomore year at James Madison University in northern Virginia, he was besieged by a strange and unsettling illness. At random times throughout the night, Coughlin would wake up with hives, full body chills, and raging fevers. […]
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She visited 60 stores to celebrate her 60th birthday, so T.J. Maxx threw this Abington woman a birthday party | Elizabeth Wellington 9.5.2018 News
After 60 visits to T.J. Maxx, Marshalls, and HomeGoods stores for her 60th birthday, one local woman is rewarded with an in-store birthday party.
Finding edible ingredients growing right in the backyard 8.5.2018 News
The Wild Foodies of Philly host educational foraging meet-ups.
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‘I was always hiding my face’: The bizarre life of Virginia’s redeemed school shooter 4.5.2018 Washington Post
‘I was always hiding my face’: The bizarre life of Virginia’s redeemed school shooter
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New Jersey's favorite breakfast meat, pork roll, is now an ice cream flavor 3.5.2018 News
Would you eat pork roll ice cream?
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