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2008-08-11 09:00:05

By BETH DUFF-BROWN By Beth Duff-Brown The Associated Press BEIJING Police investigating the stabbing death of the father of a former U.S. Olympian said Sunday the suspect was distraught over family problems.

2008-08-05 21:00:19

By Anna Kurth, The Daily Telegram, Superior, Wis. Aug. 5--Five Superior classrooms are turning high-tech this fall when teachers will roll out new interactive white boards in place of their blackboards.

2008-08-04 18:00:43

ST. LOUIS, Aug. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Peabody Energy today announced it has named Guy Brad Brown Group Executive for Southwest Operations, reporting to Group Vice President of Operations Kemal Williamson.

2008-08-04 00:00:14

By The Associated Press Hardcover Fiction1. "Tribute" by Nora Roberts (Putnam)2. "The Story of Edgar Sawtelle" by David Wroblewski (Ecco)3. "Rules of Deception" by Christopher Reich (Doubleday)4. "The Host" by Stephenie Meyer (Little, Brown)5. "The Last Patriot" by Brad Thor (Atria)6.

2008-07-08 15:00:33

By Channing Gray For four summers now, Lowry Marshall has relied on her "little black book" to come up with talent for the Brown/Trinity Playwrights Repertory Theater.

2008-06-24 02:29:27

By Sean O'Grady Economics Editor Living standards will fall, Chancellor admits * Oil producers urged to invest in renewable energy The Prime Minister has called for a "new deal" between the world's oil producing and consuming nations, while the Chancellor has admitted that living standards in Britain will fall as inflation, fuelled by the oil price boom, persists.

2007-04-20 06:00:34

By Jung, Lee Ann Maisie is a 6-year-old child with developmental disabilities who attends kindergarten in a rural area. The individualized education program (IEP) team is meeting soon 10 devise her IEP (see box, "What Is the Importance of an Individualized Education Program*"].

2006-05-30 01:55:00

A giant dust bowl is forming across northern China, converting swathes of arable land to desert and triggering sandstorms whose impact carries across the Pacific, a leading environmentalist said on Tuesday.

2006-05-25 14:57:02

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Cleveland Cavaliers picked up a fourth-year option on the contract of coach Mike Brown, who in his first year led the team to its first postseason appearance since 1998.


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Brown Swiss Cattle
2014-07-12 12:06:09

The Brown Swiss is a breed of dairy cattle that originated in the Swiss Alps. In 1949, it was claimed the cattle of the European Alps were improved by Pinzgauer blood. This was assumed by the cattle’s color and history, but has been disproved since. The Brown Swiss is completely different from the original cattle bred in Switzerland in the late 1600s. The breed was imported to the United States by Henry M. Clark in 1869. A total of 25 bulls and 140 cows were imported at that time. The...

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2008-07-14 17:05:35

The Brown-breasted Bulbul (Pycnonotus xanthorrhous), is a species of songbird in the Pycnonotidae family. It is found in China, Hong Kong, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, and Vietnam. Photo Copyright and Credit

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2006-12-12 14:00:13

The Brown-throated Three-toed Sloth, Bradypus variegatus, is a species of sloth from Central and South America. It is the most widespread and common species of the group. It is found in many different kinds of environments, including evergreen and dry forests. Also, in highly unsettled natural areas. It is a solitary, nocturnal and daily animal, feeding on leaves of many species of trees. The female of the species is known to emit a loud shrill, during the mating season to attract...

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2006-11-06 13:02:43

The Brown-headed Cowbird, Molothrus ater, is a small bird of the Icteridae family. They are residents to open and semi-open country across most of North America. They are permanent residents in the southern parts of their range. Northern birds migrate to the southern United States and Mexico. At one time, the Brown-headed Cowbird followed the bison herds across the prairies. Their numbers expanded with the clearing of forested areas and the introduction of new grazing animals by settlers...

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2004-10-19 04:45:40

Brown Dwarf -- Brown dwarfs are a special type of low-mass star (approximately 13-70 Jupiter masses) that do not have nuclear fusion occurring in their cores during their time on the main sequence. Early in their development most brown dwarf stars do have lithium fusion in their cores, and a lack of lithium is a test for low-mass objects that are suspected of being brown dwarfs. Many brown dwarfs continue to glow in the red and infrared after their lithium is exhausted. This glow is...

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tourtiere
  • a meat pie that is usually eaten at Christmas in Quebec
The word 'tourtiere' comes from the French tourte, or passenger pigeon.
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