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Stories making the Swiss Sunday papers

In the news this weekend: Advertising on public television, getting freight off the road and onto the rails, and a Facebook chat with the Swiss …

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Celebrating 30 years of Nanango Stamp Club

Storm destroys Christmas lights display<p>Nanango Show 2015<p>Getting the jump out of the starting gates at Nanango Race Club Easter meet<p>Christmas lights …

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A U.S. court ruled that Snuggies are blankets, not clothing — and we beg to differ

A post shared by Lindsay Zhao (@ciaocibo) on Jan 28, 2017 at 2:25pm PST<p>Could you wear a blanket to school?<p>Could you wear a blanket on a bar …

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Here's What Happened When a 7-Year-Old Girl Applied to Google

No, she didn't get a job. She got something that's probably a lot better.<p>Maybe you feel like you're stuck in a dead end job, or working at something that feels temporary at best, while you try to figure out what you really want in your professional life.<p>Perhaps you worry that even if you did figure …

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Santa And Emergency Imodium

I've hung up my elf outfit, put away my glitter and said goodbye to working in Santa's grotto for another year.<p>I've lost track of the amount of crying, screaming children I've taken photos of, too scared to sit on Santa's knee. I don't blame them to be honest.<p>My favourite kid was a little boy who …

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BBC just announced Father Christmas isn’t real during a live broadcast

<b>In a rather bizarre move, the BBC announced that Santa isn’t real.</b><p>Ashton Kutcher’s emotional speech on fighting child abuse is so important<p>BBC Nick …

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Dog owners are more sexually attractive than people who own cats

<b>The competition was tough, but the numbers are finally in.</b><p>It’s official*, dog owners are far more attractive than people who own cats.<p>Man lets …

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20 Best Easter Recipes - Easter Dessert Recipes

Polka dot bunnies, roasted carrots and — of course — eggs galore.<p>1 of 20<p>Pineapple Carrot Cake<p>Consider this the best way to eat your veggies: A moist carrot cake splashed with pineapple flavor and topped with colorful icing to resemble the season's staple vegetable.<p><i>Recipe via Just a Taste</i><p>Just a Taste<p>…

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Santa Claus vaping advert banned for appealing to kids - BBC Newsbeat

<b>The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has banned a billboard that showed Santa Claus vaping, because the advert could "appeal" to under-18s.</b><p>It also ruled against two similar billboards which appeared in the UK in December, one involving an elf, the other a gingerbread man.<p>The three adverts were …

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Taking Wing: Homeward Bound

An airline pilot's New York Christmas tale.<p>An inescapable part of flying the line as a junior pilot is working on birthdays, anniversaries and …

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TV ad showing Santa with dementia 'not too upsetting for children'

Advertising Standards Authority rules Alzheimer’s Research UK Christmas campaign was sensitively handled<p>A TV campaign that shows Santa forgetting Christmas after developing dementia has been cleared by the ad watchdog following complaints it was offensive and could distress children.<p>The festive …

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Happy Valentine's Day!

I'm all for any reason to turn a ho-hum day into a fun day, especially in February, when most days where I live are ho-hum. So today I'm wearing red …

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Emmerdale makes a funny mistake as a Christmas tree is spotted in February

Do they know it's Christmas time at all?<p>Continuity errors and blunders always get soap fans talking – but for once, it's not <i>EastEnders</i> that …

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Cop who shot Christmas market attacker is a Nazi sympathizer

He went from hero to zero.<p>The Italian cop who fatally shot the ISIS terrorist responsible for the Berlin Christmas massacre has been exposed as a …

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The Causes of Hits Are Themselves Uncausable, Social Causology

1. The causes of hits are themselves uncausable. Derek Thompson’s lesson-packed tour of the “science of popularity,” <i>Hit Makers</i>, shows why. Seems our …

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10 Days in London, Barcelona, Paris for Christmas and NYE.

10 Days in London, Barcelona, and Paris – Part 1<p>Happy New Year to all of you! I spent a memorable holiday in Europe with my love. It wasn’t our first …

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Rally Sweden’s jumps, slides and drama

Toyota has returned to World Rally headlines, with its Yaris WRC taking victory in Sweden.<p>The 2017 season’s second round saw Jari-Matti Latvala win, …

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Change our life through adventure

Everyone want to be happy.Some people are happy,the others are not. The reason is the difference of their attitude. When some unexpected thing …

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Glass Christmas tree decorations, glass Christmas decorations UK, glass Christmas ornaments, Xmas decorations shop

Certainly you remember how magic Christmas has been, when you were little. Considerable merit of this should been a tree, which was glittered by …

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Berlin: NFP Takes Ken Duken's 'Berlin Falling' for Germany (Exclusive)

The terrorist thriller eerily anticipated the Berlin Christmas Market attack in December.<p>Independent distributor NFP, fresh off the success of Oscar …

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Berlin Christmas market attacker was a 'ladies man and a charmer' before being radicalised in prison

Anis Amri, the Berlin Christmas market attacker, was a “ladies’ man” before he became radicalised inside an Italian prison, a woman at whose house he stayed has claimed.<p>The 22-year-old Italian woman, named only as Jessica, spoke out for the first time about Amri in an interview with Germany’s Bild …

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Co Parenting Quotes: One Mother Tells Her Story Of What It's Really Like

When 32-year-old mum, and antenatal mental health nurse, Laura Fletcher typed out a status on Facebook admitting the downside of being a part-time …

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Go Ahead, Women’s Marchers, Strike. Nobody Will Miss You

The people who headed up the Women’s March on Washington a few weeks ago (hereinafter Marchers) now have a strike in the works. They should think …

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The Car Clock Said 10

Link<i>Caught in Providence</i> is a reality show featuring the proceedings presided by judge Frank Caprio of Providence, Rhode Island. This clip is about a …

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Montco man arrested in fatal Christmas Eve ATV crash

A Montgomery County man has been charged with homicide stemming from a drunken Christmas Eve ride on an ATV in which his female passenger was killed …

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Merkel steps up plans to deport rejected migrants after terrorist attack

German Chancellor Angela Merkel is stepping up efforts to speed up deportations of rejected asylum seekers after a terror attack in Berlin last year cast a sharp light on the potential risks of letting failed refugees remain in the country.<p>The chancellor Thursday called on the country’s 16 federal …

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17 Valentine’s Day Slow Cooker Dinner Recipes for Two

Here’s how your day will go: You’ve cleaned up from Valentine’s Day breakfast in bed and put the red velvet cheese tarts in the oven, and the Champagne cocktails are getting ready to flow. All that’s left now is to plate your dinner and your lovey-dovey Valentine’s Day can commence. If you want to …

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How Do You Know When You're in Love?

Source: Jose AS Reyes/Shutterstock<p>I used to believe that love was like a light switch: Something flicks on. You get an overwhelming sensation. It …

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Tangled in the Web

Imagine one day waking up and finding out that the foundation of your own very faith, since you were a toddler, is suddenly turned upside down…that …

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Landlady features Adam Schatz, who's in a loud place

Before he decided to focus only on his flagship act, pop rock band Landlady, Brooklyn-based singer-songwriter Adam Schatz used to play in any number …

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