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Disney World icon to be removed early next year

(WTNH)– It’s a favorite vacation destination for many, but soon one of Walt Disney World’s theme park icons will be gone.

The company has announced that the 122-foot tall sorcerer’s hat at the center of Disney’s Hollywood Studios will come down early next year. 42 more words


New websites aim to pair high school students with the right college

WASHINGTON (AP) — For many high school seniors, fall means deciding where to apply for college and maybe visiting a guidance counselor. Data crunchers hope to help. 939 more words


David Lynch's "The Unified Field" Exhibit

David Lynch, whose first feature-length film, Eraserhead (1977), was inspired by his experiences as an art student in Philadelphia in the late 1960s, has always had a love/hate relationship with the City of Brotherly Love. 546 more words

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Watch Rescue of Woman from Chimney of Man She Met Online

*She just couldn’t let him go, I suppose. Genoveva Nunez-Figueroa was apparently so hung up on a guy she had met online and went out with about six-times, that when he decided to end their relationship, she channeled her inner Santa Claus and tried to get into his house through the chimney. Unfortunately, she got […]

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Rwanda celebrates the World Energy Day with new plans for affordable energy

Rwanda celebrated world energy day in Rutare Sector, Gicumbi District promising citizens plans for universal energy access. The celebration was officiated by Honourable Minister of State in Charge of Energy and Water in the Ministry of Infrastructure, Hon. 285 more words

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Perry to N.Y.: Learn from us

Texas Gov. Rick Perry has placed an important phone call to his colleague in New York and offered a critical piece of advice.

Don’t make the mistakes we made in Texas when handling an Ebola case, Perry reportedly told Gov. 287 more words

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Binay, God, and the truth

I do not know if Vice President Jejomar Binay’s God could really make a difference in his pursuit for the truth against the corruption allegations being accrued against him. 485 more words