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Columbia takes its place in Ivy League history with CIT title
Columbia entered the CIT Championship game aiming to make history, and Grant Mullins wasn't going to allow UC Irvine to prevent it from happening. Mullins spearheaded a late-game rally and brought the Levien Gymnasium crowd to life with an acrobatic …
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Understanding the significance of Reconstruction era in SC's history
Organized by the University of South Carolina History Center and Historic Columbia, “The Reconstruction Era: History and Public Memory” marks the 150th anniversary of the start of the Reconstruction era. Special guests includePulitzer Prize-winning …
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England's V&A museum reveals a brief history of underwear
LONDON — Think of it as Victoria's — and Albert's — secret. London's Victoria and Albert Museum has peeled back fashion's layers to expose everything from long johns to lingerie in “Undressed,” an exhibition tracing the hidden history of underwear.
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Hitler's Nazi ghost train hiding BILLION fortune 'found in Poland'
Seventy years since the Third Reich was consumed in blood and fire the hunt is on for the loot that the Nazis left behind. The reported discovery of a legendary Nazi 'ghost' train packed with gold and money by two treasure hunters hidden in a long …
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Treasures From Spanish Galleon Sunk in 1622 Set For Auction
In addition to a fortune's worth of gold and silver bars, coins and jewelry, the bounty recovered from Atocha included emeralds traced to a mine in Colombia, along with items ranging from navigational instruments to ceramic vessels, all offering a …
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Finding Kukan and a piece of Chinese-American history
Scott took her unearthed treasures up to the kitchen to search for some answers. The box was clearly … Lung had become a documentary filmmaker in her own right, after switching careers in her early 40s, and had recently discovered the late Li Ling Ai …
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That High Desert Sound
The Mojave Project is an experimental transmedia documentary by Kim Stringfellow exploring the physical, geological and cultural landscape of the Mojave Desert. The Mojave Project … Eventually the remaining Sons of the Pioneers members joined back up …
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Dateline: March 4-11
Free public screening of the documentary “Becoming Home” will be held at 7 p.m. in the auditorium at Marshfield High School, 167 Forest St., Marshfield, followed by a short Q and A session. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. …. Wicked Trivia at BBC Pembroke …
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My view: Support Indigenous People's Day
The Columbian expedition came with a cost, profound and global in import. When Columbus arrived on the island he called … “Gold is treasure, and he who possesses it does all he wishes to in this world.” More, Columbus established the encomienda—a …
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House member: Mine breached on purpose
The Republican chairman of a congressional panel investigating a 3-million-gallon spill of toxic wastewater from an inactive Colorado gold mine said Tuesday the mine was purposely breached by a government cleanup team. The assertion by House Natural …
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This project came about in 2012 when Feldman traveled to France to explore the ORTF (Office of French Radio and Television) archives (the media vaults overseen by the French National Audiovisual Institute (INA) in the hope of finding undiscovered …
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Uncovering a Letter From Ben Graham That's Inspired Activists for Decades
His quest for Mr. Graham's letter has him urging others to archive the correspondence from the great financial minds of history, noting he has found other treasures in the documents of value investor Walter Schloss, which Columbia houses. “We passed …
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Out-of-state cash growing in Montana gubernatorial race
That most of the money came from California, New York and the District of Columbia, in a year when only 40 percent of out-of-state money went to incumbents, makes Stepeleton curious. … But the Treasure State's contribution caps are some of the lowest …
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One dead, two injured in Columbia crash
The Columbia Fire Department said one person was killed in the wreck and two other adults were sent to the hospital with unknown injuries. Officials have not yet released the name of the victim. Police blocked off the northbound lanes of Paris Road for …

Columbia Adventist boys seek good showing at state
The Columbia Adventist Academy boys basketball team will be on a mission Saturday in the state playoffs. Whether the Kodiaks are successful has little to do with the final score. “We want to give a good representation of what the Kodiak program is all …
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Commissioners, others touring Columbia for inspiration
During the “planning and visioning trip,” the group will gain insights from Columbia officials “on how their housing market, university relations and planning processes have succeeded,” according to a news release. City Administrator Janice Allen …
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Consider Grand Bahama for a quiet island getaway
This was the case at Gold Rock Beach at Lucayan National Park, which at $ 5 per head is a don't-miss stop just a few miles east of Freeport along the Grand Bahama Highway. Tour companies and taxis make trips to the park, which features trails to an …
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Meet Me in St. Louis
ALA officials stand in front of the Hall of Congresses at the St. Louis World's Fair, 1904: (left to right) ALA President-Elect Ernest Cushing Richardson, former ALA President Reuben Gold Thwaites, and ALA President Herbert Putnam. … 1876 Centennial …
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Treasure hunter vanishes while searching for million gold stash in NM
Fenn told ABC News that chest contains 265 gold coins that are “mostly American eagles and double eagles, hundreds of gold nuggets, some as large as chicken eggs, ancient Chinese carved jade figures, Pre-Columbian gold animal artifacts, lots of rubies, …
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The 2016 and 2017 Offseasons Will Shape the Future of the Patriots
The Patriots have won four Super Bowls, been to six, and played in 10 conference championships. The Patriots are the first and so far only dynasty of … Perhaps a shift to Pro-Style offenses may be the trick considering the Patriots most successful …
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Sydney's fun police have put out the light of the nightlife. The city's a
The venue also housed the 130-seat Hugos Pizza, which had not just won best pizza restaurant in Australia at the Australian Restaurant & Catering Awards, but was also named the world's best pizza in the American Pizza Challenge in New York. …. The …
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LINSEY | Are Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Paris Saint Germain Just Too Good for Ligue 1?
Coupled with this tough persona, Zlatan can do an insane array of tricks and flicks with a soccer ball, topped off with a powerful shot. He has scored more than 400 career goals, at a rate of almost two every three games. In short, he is one of the 10 …
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Curators Approve Initial Terms For Gary Pinkel's New Role
COLUMBIA, Mo. – The University of Missouri System Board of Curators has approved initial new employment terms for former Football Coach Gary Pinkel. Pinkel, who announced his retirement for health-related reasons on Nov. 13th, is staying on with …

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Exotic flavours spice up good old chicken soup
I was a complete South American food newbie when I decided to have lunch at a Columbian restaurant on Bloor Street in Toronto. I chose something from the menu that sounded familiar in a Mexican sort of way then settled in. Looking around, I noticed …
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Stock market slides again
Gold rose $ 17.10 to $ 1,090.70 an ounce, silver gained 15 cents to $ 13.90 an ounce and copper fell 3 cents to $ 1.94 a pound. Bond prices rose. The yield on the 10-year Treasury note fell to 2.03 percent from 2.09 percent late Thursday. The euro rose to …
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Bellagios delivers reliably tasty pizza
Atmosphere: The restaurant's walls are painted in green, gold and red accented by black, patina and stainless steel surfaces above a stained concrete floor. Seating is accommodated at standard tables and chairs and a window-side, tall counter along the …
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