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2010-08-30 07:14:00

AMSTERDAM, August 30, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- - First Registered American-Dutch Culture Fund A new Culture Fund has been established at the Prins Bernhard Cultuurfonds: the Chris Devries Fund for the Arts. This is the first American-Dutch Culture Fund registered at the Prins Bernhard Cultuurfonds. There will be international cooperation in the areas of fundraising and spending from this fund. Chris Devries' widow and the Prins Bernhard Cultuurfonds recently signed this...

2009-07-15 15:19:11

Firefighters in Virginia freed a border collie that spent 20 hours wedged inside a 10-inch drainage pipe, the dog's owner said. Ben Prins of Crozet said his dog, Scout, likely chased a squirrel into the pipe Monday and became wedged in the tight space, The (Norfolk) Virginian-Pilot reported Wednesday. Prins said his family discovered the dog Tuesday by following the sound of its whimpering and barking. He said firefighters arrived and used a backhoe to free the dog from the pipe. Prins said...

Word of the Day
  • A 'bachelor seal'; a young male seal which is prevented from mating by its herd's older males (mated bulls defending their territory).
This comes from the Russian word for 'bachelors.'