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TIME TO PUT AN END TO THE NUCLEAR AGE

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September 28th, 2020 By Olivia Alperstein via Other Words 2020 has been hard enough. The last thing the world needs this year is nuclear weapons. On September 26, 1983, Soviet military officer Stanislav Petrovgot an alert that a ... read more

WHAT IS TO BE DONE?

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We are in a dangerous place. Edward Curtins recent lamentation is an excellent description of the predicament that Jonathan Pageau called the ‘end of our civilization‘(at about 10 min into this discussion). Regular readers of LRC certainly have ... read more

THE WORST PURGES COME FROM THE RIGHT

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Recently C. Bradley Thompson responded obliquely to mycritical commentsinChroniclesabout his book and subsequent observations on the American Founding. Contrary to Thompsons asides on Facebook and Twitter dismissing my criticism, I did read some of his ... read more

THE FOUR YOUNG MEN WHO MAY HELP CARRY OUR NATION THROUGH THESE TOUGH TIMES

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Many of the young people rioting today are not committed Marxist revolutionaries.(There are large, powerful, dark forces behind the riots; the actual rioters are just political fodder.)Many are rioting largely because it&#'s considered by their peers and ... read more

DOUBLE DUTY

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GSTAADIve been wrestling all week with indecision, the kind that tests ones soul, and the uncertainty is killing me. Its like having to choose between Keira Knightley and Jennifer Lawrence, when its normal to want both. No, Im not being greedy, ... read more

WILL I SURVIVE? A LOOK AT THE AFTERLIFE

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Gary Lachman - What happens when we die? Human beings have asked this question probably more than any ... read more

QANTAS SELLING OFF STOCKED BAR CARTS FROM RETIRED 747S

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Australian airline Qantas, which recently retired its fleet of Boeing 747 jets, is giving aviation fans the chance to bring a piece of the airline home by selling 1,000 fully stocked bar ... read more

84-YEAR-OLD KOREAN WAR VETERAN PRESENTED WITH HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA

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An 84-year-old Texas man was presented with a high school diploma more than 65 years after he left school prematurely to serve in the Korean ... read more

MAN REUNITED WITH HURRICANE-BLOWN PHOTO OF LATE WIFE

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An Alabama man whose beloved photo of his late wife was swept out of his vehicle by winds from Hurricane Sally was reunited with the picture thanks to some strangers and social ... read more

HORSES RUN THROUGH STREETS OF NEW JERSEY CITY

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Authorities in New Jersey said three horses were seen running loose through a city after dark, and one of the equines was caught on video with an unknown ... read more

MAN CONFRONTS MOUNTAIN LION OUTSIDE CALIFORNIA HOME

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A California man who spotted what he initially thought was a German shepherd in his yard ended up chasing a mountain lion that was stalking some nearby ... read more

4 HIDDEN TOXINS THAT CAN SILENTLY DESTROY YOUR HEALTH

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September 24th, 2020 By Nick Polizzi As a father of two small children, there is a part of me thats always on the lookout for any danger or unthought-of detail that might hinder them. I know Im not alone. Its the loving ... read more

WOMAN, 96, BOWLS A 300 GAME AT PENNSYLVANIA ALLEY

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A 96-year-old Pennsylvania has become the first person at her local bowling alley to roll a no tap 300, meaning she knocked down at least nine pins in each ... read more

LOST COCKATIEL LANDS ON BOAT 10 MILES OUT TO SEA

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Animal rescuers in Scotland said they are trying to find the owner of an adventurous cockatiel that joined some surprised fishermen on a boat about 10 miles from ... read more

HELICOPTER HOISTS HARNESSED HORSE OUT OF 60-FOOT RAVINE

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Firefighters in California said they hoisted a horse out of a 60-foot ravine using a harness and a ... read more

THE WAR ON POPULISM: THE FINAL ACT

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So, it appears theWar on Populismis building toward an exciting climax. All the proper pieces are in place for a Class-A GloboCap color revolution, and maybe even civil war. You got your unauthorized Putin-Nazi president, your imaginary apocalyptic "pandemic", ... read more

WHEN SOMEONE YOU LOVE LIVES WITH DEPRESSION: 4 KEY THINGS TO UNDERSTAND

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September 23rd, 2020 By Nikki Harper Depression is a global problem, and with 2020 having been such a difficult year for all of us so far, the number of people suffering from depression is likely to rise. Indeed, the World Health ... read more

RUDOLF STEINER: DWELLER ON THE THRESHOLD

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Gary Lachman - The most enigmatic figure to emerge from the occult revival of the early twentieth century was also the most ... read more

NATIONAL PARK WILL MAIL YOUR TRASH TO YOUR HOUSE IF YOU LITTER

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John Vibes - For years, a constant wave of tourists has been destroying some of the most popular natural spaces in the ... read more

QUEBEC TOWN CALLED ASBESTOS SEARCHES FOR A NEW NAME

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Officials in a Quebec town called Asbestos said a planned vote on a new name for the municipality might be delayed after negative public reaction to the local council's options: Phenix, Apalone, Trois-Lacs and ... read more

MAN SPOTTED WEARING LIVE SNAKE AS A MASK ON CITY BUS

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Transportation officials in a British city responded to viral photos from a municipal bus by reminding residents that snakeskin is not a good material for face masks -- especially when still attached to a ... read more

REPORTED STRANDED DOLPHIN IN BRITAIN WAS A BIG TUNA

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Coastguard crews responded to an estuary on a report of a possible dolphin stranded in shallow waters -- but arrived to find the wandering creature was actually a 10-foot ... read more

THE 2020 QI GONG GLOBAL SUMMIT

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Waking Times - This 4-day summit comes at the perfect time, as we individually and collectively look for alternative, home-based ways to keep healthy and ... read more

WE NEED TO FEEL TO HEAL

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September 17th, 2020 By Lissa Rankin, MD As Im trapped in my house because the air quality where I live in the Bay Area is incompatible with life, as Im sheltered in place for six months and gave up all summer travel because ... read more

VINTAGE MILLER LITE DELIVERY TRUCK WITH 6 PACK-SHAPED FRIDGE LISTED FOR SALE

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A non-running vehicle listed for sale in Missouri is drawing attention for an unusual feature -- a large refrigeration shaped like a six-pack of Miller Lite ... read more

T. REX SKELETON EXPECTED TO FETCH UP TO $8M AT NEW YORK AUCTION

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One of the most complete Tyrannosaurus rex skeletons in the world is headed for the auction block in New York and is expected to sell for between $6 million and $8 ... read more

NEW JERSEY DINER REGULARS TIP FAVORITE WAITRESS WITH A CAR

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A pair of regular customers at a New Jersey diner surprised their favorite server with an unusual tip -- a ... read more

RAILROAD CAR FERRY FOUND 110 YEARS AFTER SINKING IN LAKE MICHIGAN

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A team of Minnesota-based shipwreck hunters announced they have found the wreckage of the Pere Marquette 18, a railroad car ferry that sank into Lake Michigan 110 years ... read more

FLORIDA CONDO FOR SALE HAS BUDWEISER CANS COVERING WALLS, CEILINGS

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A listing for a condo in Florida is going viral after pictures were posted online showing off an unusual aspect of the decor -- the walls and ceilings of the home are covered in Budweiser beer ... read more

YOU HAD THE ANSWER THE ENTIRE TIME

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September 15th, 2020 By Paul Lenda People looking to find themselves seek in places far and wide away from there they should be seeking…inside themselves. As the mystic Sufi poet Rumi said, Look for the answer inside ... read more

CAMU CAMU: THE NEXT GREAT SUPERFOOD

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September 15th, 2020 Camu camu (Myrciaria dubia) is a beautiful, fruit-bearing plant native to the flooded areas of the Amazon rainforests. This is a superfruit you should know about! The round, plum-sized ... read more

OSCAR MAYER OFFERS FREE HOT DOG ON WHEELS FOR MARRIAGE PROPOSALS

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Oscar Mayer is offering free rentals of its 27-foot-long hot dog on wheels for marriage ... read more

THE SCIENCE OF OUR COLLECTIVE MEMORY

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Sheldrake proposes that memory is inherent in cells, and that life exhibits evolutionary habits, a quality that Darwin also ... read more

MISSING NEW HAMPSHIRE SERVAL FOUND, BACK AT HOME

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A pet serval that went missing in New Hampshire this week has been found and returned to its owners, police ... read more

THE SCIENCE OF CONQUEST

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It began with wood and blood; trees and muscle power; the fire and the slave. This built the ... read more

VIRGINIA MAN GETS PERMISSION TO BE BURIED IN JUICY FRUIT-THEMED CASKET

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A 94-year-old Virginia man with a lifelong love of Juicy Fruit has received permission from the Mars Wrigley Company to have his casket painted to resemble a pack of the chewing ... read more

VERMONT DIVERS DISCOVER PADDLE WHEELS FROM 201-YEAR-OLD SHIPWRECK

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A diver exploring Vermont's Lake Champlain with his wife said the couple made a startling discovery: two paddle wheels from a 201-year-old steamboat ... read more

TWO POWERFUL WAYS TO NOURISH YOUR BRAIN

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September 10th, 2020 By Nick Polizzi Today Ive got two goodies to share that will thrill your brain! Sometimes we take our brains for granted. They do a lot more than just figure stuff out and hold memories for us though ... read more

BURDOCK ROOT PICKLES WITH MASTER TONIC

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September 9th, 2020 By Alex Earthie Mama Du Toit Burdock Root is know in Japan asgoboand is used in stir fries, kimchi and sushi. When i first discovered Burdock Root was at the same time I first was interested in eating ... read more

MADAGASCAR INTRODUCES STOVES THAT BURN RICE HUSKS INSTEAD OF FORESTS

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Valisoa Rasolofomboahangy - According to HFKF calculations, 17 stoves will save 1 hectare (2.5 acres) of forest per ... read more

TOURIST FINED $1,200 FOR TAKING WHITE SAND FROM ITALIAN BEACH

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Authorities in Italy said a French tourist was fined $1,200 for attempting to smuggle more than 4 pounds of Sardinia's famous white sand out of the ... read more

DO OUR FUNDAMENTAL DESIRES LEAD TO FULFILMENT?

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September 9th, 2020 By Kashi Whenever I sit down with a friend and I ask them what they really, really want out of life, the answer is always the same. Health, happiness… and wealth. And then… World peace or unity and ... read more

THE UNHAPPIEST PEOPLE IN THE WORLD MAKE THIS MISTAKE

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September 8th, 2020 By Paul Lenda Do you care about what other people think of you? If so, youre destined to be unhappy. The unhappiest people in this world are those who care the most about what others think of them. Its not ... read more

9 ECO-FRIENDLY WAYS TO MAKE BAKING SODA PART OF YOUR ROUTINE

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September 8th, 2020 Wouldnt it be great if there was a versatile, eco-friendly substance that could clean everything from your teeth to your oven safely and effectively? That could gently soothe your skin ... read more

IS THERE A CURE FOR MIGRAINE HEADACHES?

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7th September, 2020 By Kelly Brogan, M.D. Have you ever had a migraine headache? If so, youre not alone;a staggering 1 in 7 people suffers from migraines, making migraine the third most common diagnosis in the world.1Almost ... read more

HUNDREDS ASSEMBLE AS MUSIC CHANGES CHORD FOR THE FIRST TIME IN 7 YEARS

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Hundreds of people flocked to a German church Saturday to hear an organ change chords for the first time in nearly seven ... read more

SUSPECTED CASKET IN MARYLAND RIVER WAS A FLOATING DOCK

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A suspected casket spotted floating in a Maryland river was fished out of the water by authorities and revealed to be a floating ... read more

NEW HAMPSHIRE 16-YEAR-OLD SWIMS ACROSS THE ENGLISH CHANNEL

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A 16-year-old New Hampshire girl said her 33-mile swim across the English Channel was the fulfillment of a lifelong ... read more

PICKUP TRUCK ATTEMPTING TO PARK ENDS UP IN RETENTION POND

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Authorities in Florida said a pickup truck had to be fished out of the retention pond outside a courthouse when the driver's boot became stuck on the accelerator while attempting to ... read more

MICHIGAN SUPREME COURT DECISION DELIVERS WIN FOR MAN WHO HAD HIS HOUSE STOLEN OVER $8 TAX DEBT

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David Deerson - Thanks to the Michigan Supreme Courts recent decision in Rafaeli v. Oakland County, home equity theft is now a thing of the past in the Great Lake ... read more

USING SELF COMPASSION AND ACCEPTANCE TO HEAL FROM TRAUMA AND PTSD

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September 4th, 2020 by Dr Matthew Welsh Trauma is personal. It does not disappear if it is not validated. When it is ignored or invalidated the silent screams continue internally heard only by the one held captive. When someone ... read more

DAVID BLAINE USES BALLOONS TO FLY NEARLY 25,000 FEET OVER ARIZONA

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Illusionist and daredevil David Blaine took hold of about 50 balloons and went for an hour's flight over the Arizona ... read more

ANGLERS ON CALIFORNIA RIVER REEL IN LIVE PIPE BOMBS

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A pair of anglers on a California river ended up calling the authorities when they reeled in a pair of particularly deadly catches -- homemade pipe ... read more

THE SEVEN REASONS WE OBEY AUTHORITY

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Phillip Schneider - Rebels are a very important part of society, but they rarely get the recognition they ... read more

THE DINING SCHEME THAT HELPS YOUNG PEOPLE OUT OF HOMELESSNESS

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The dine in, to get them in scheme was launched by Fat Macys, a social enterprise that tackles homelessness Positive ... read more

WHEN TIME SLIPS AWAY

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September 3rd, 2020 By Steve Taylor,Ph.D. A few days ago, while playing tennis on a concrete court in the park, I lost my footing. My friend hit a spectacular shot to the edge of the court, which I misguidedly chased and ... read more

PROSTHETIC LEG FOUND IN CALIFORNIA RIVER RETURNED TO OWNER

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A diver who takes near-daily plunges into California's American River said he encountered an unusual item under water -- a prosthetic leg -- and was able to return it to its ... read more

7 WAYS TO FIND AWE IN YOUR EVERYDAY LIFE

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September 2nd, 2020 By Nikki Harper Awe is an amazing feeling. Its hard to put into words, but you certainly know it when it strikes. Awe is the emotion or sensation you feel when you suddenly sense that you are a part of ... read more

STUDY CASTS DOUBT ON ASSUMPTION THAT NICE PEOPLE FINISH LAST IN WORKPLACE

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Individuals who run roughshod over their colleagues are no more likely to get ahead than nice people, according to research Positive ... read more

STUDY SUGGESTS THAT LSD MICRODOSES COULD REPLACE OPIATES FOR PAIN MANAGEMENT

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John Vibes - According to a new study published in the journal Psychopharmacology, microdoses of LSD could be an effective tool for pain ... read more

WHAT STARTS HAPPENING WHEN YOU BEGIN TO LOVE YOURSELF MORE

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September 1st, 2020 By Paul Lenda Self-love is a tricky thing to navigate. On one hand, the distorted view is that it is a narcissistic ego-glorifying action. On the other, authentic self-love is honoring yourself in the sense that ... read more

WOMAN SWIMS 24 HOURS IN LAKE MICHIGAN FOR DIABETES CHARITY

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A long-distance swimmer spent 24 hours swimming non-stop in Lake Michigan to raise money for an Illinois diabetes ... read more

FARRELL: MAIL-IN VOTING FRAUD IS GROWING BUT NOT NEW

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From Chris Farrell&#'s Op-Ed for The Daily Caller: As the 2020 election approaches, the type of mandatory national mail-in election that has been promoted by leftist operatives looks less feasible, less reliable and less necessary. But some states are pushing ... read more

ENOKITAKE MUSHROOMS: 7 BENEFITS OF THIS SUPERFOOD!

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September 1st, 2020 Most of us know that mushrooms taste great in a stir-fry or a warming bowl of soup, but did you know that some varieties of fungi are also known as healing mushrooms and functional foods? ... read more

TOWARDS PERSONALIZED OCD TREATMENTS? NEW RESEARCH BRINGS HOPE

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August 31st, 2020 By Nikki Harper For the millions of people around the world suffering from OCD, new research may bring a ray of hope scientists are learning more about how to tell what kind of therapy will work best for any ... read more

DROP THE SHOP: COULD YOU BUY ONLY SECONDHAND CLOTHES IN SEPTEMBER?

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People are being urged to buy secondhand clothes only during September, in a campaign fronted by Michaela Coel Positive ... read more

VIDEO GAME SIMULATES EXPERIENCE OF FLYING ECONOMY CLASS

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A New York-based developer's new video game takes a new twist on the concept of a flight simulator by offering the realistic experience of taking a long commercial flight in economy ... read more

ANIMA AND ANIMUS: HOW TO BALANCE DIVINE FEMININE/MASCULINE

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August 29th, 2020 By Aletheia Luna As poet Walt Whitman once wrote: I am large, I contain multitudes. There is a reason why this simple yet beautiful verse has reverberated across history: it contains immense truth. ... read more

WHAT WENT RIGHT THIS WEEK: POLIO VICTORY, RIGHT TO ROAM AND MORE POSITIVE NEWS

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Africa was declared free of polio, fossil fuel companies got dumped and right to roam campaigners claimed a small victory Positive ... read more

HOW NATIONS COLLAPSE: DISUNITY

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Charles Hugh Smith - Based on the nation's multiple sources of profound disunity, collapse is only a matter of when, not ... read more

11 SCIENTIFICALLY PROVEN STRESS RELIEVERS

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August 28th, 2020 By Dr Kinjal Kanani Do you often feel irritable at work? Or get frequent headaches and are unable to focus?If yes, it may be a sign that you are stressed.Dont worry, you are not alone. Almost 77% of people are ... read more

HOW TO FUND THE SALVATION OF HUMANITY

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August 27th, 2020 By Simon Whalley Via Common Dreams Imagine a world in which we had no fear of changing climates, rising seas and temperatures, mass extinctions, or the obscene income inequality we see today. Imagine a world in which ... read more

LOST WALLET RETURNED TO OWNER AFTER NEARLY 20 YEARS

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Police in Ireland said they reunited a resident with the wallet they lost nearly 20 years ... read more

MINNESOTA MAN FINDS $150,000 SURPRISE IN BANK ACCOUNT

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A Minnesota man who discovered an unexpected $150,000 in his bank account said he eventually learned the money had been intended for small business ... read more

10 WAYS TO TAKE CARE OF YOU DURING 2020

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August 26th, 2020 By Alex Earthie Mama Du Toit The world is so nutty right now. Since the virus started spreading globally, the world and the people on it seems to be getting crazier by the day. If you are feeling stressed ... read more

WHAT ARE YOU FEEDING YOUR MIND?

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August 25th, 2020 By Paul Lenda Your mind is like a garden. Flowers won&#'t bloom if you feed it mental poison. What are you feeding your mind? All sensory input we receive affects us, from major to minor ways. Everything ... read more

HERE ARE 7 REASONS TO TRY A CLEANSE

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August 25th, 2020 Do you often get tired or feel like you have “brain fog”? Do you have skin blemishes you cant seem to get rid of? Or maybe you just feel bloated or constipated now and then? ... read more

KITTEN SURVIVES 30-MILE DRIVE IN ENGINE COMPARTMENT OF CAR

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Animal rescuers in Britain said a kitten survived a 30-mile journey under the hood of a car, and now has a new home with the vehicle's ... read more

DOG RUNS TO GET HELP FOR 88-YEAR-OLD OWNER

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A California dog is being hailed as a hero after leading a city employee to where his owner, an 88-year-old woman, had fallen at the side of the ... read more

4-YEAR-OLD GOLFER HITS HOLE-IN-ONE IN WEST VIRGINIA

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A West Virginia 4-year-old's golf skills are being praised online after his father shared video of the young prodigy hitting a ... read more

GREEN IS THE NEW BLACK: HOW BIOTECH IS MAKING FASHION MORE SUSTAINABLE

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From lab-grown spider silk to living dyes, biotechnology is being used to make clothes that dont cost the earth Positive ... read more

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