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  • Billie Holiday - born in Philadelphia 100 years ago
    Billie Holiday - born in Philadelphia 100 years ago
    Billie Holiday was born Elinore Harris on April 7, 1915 in Philadelphia General Hospital on Curie Boulevard in West Philadelphia. In the century since her arrival, Holiday , aka “Lady Day,” continues to be heralded as one of the...
  • Netflix 'House of Cards' 2015 wraps TV filming in New Mexico hiring local talent
    Netflix 'House of Cards' 2015 wraps TV filming in New Mexico hiring local talent
    The third TV season of “House of Cards” will begin Feb. 27, 2015 on “Netflix.” It stars Kevin Spacey & Robin Wright. Kevin recently won the Golden Globe award as best actor in a TV drama for “Cards.” It is...
  • The top panel shows total world population projected to 2100. The darker shading is the 80 percent confidence bars, and the lighter shading shows the 95 percent confidence bars. At the bottom are the population projections for each continent.
    World population projected to be 11 billion by 2100
    The population on Earth will grow to between 9.6 billion and 12.3 billion by the end of this century. These are the projections calculated by Adrian Raftery, a University of Washington professor of statistics and of sociology, and colleagues from...
  • New $100 bill
    New $100 bill debuts today: Easier to authenticate, tougher to replicate
    New $100 bills will begin circulation today, and the updated C-Note, though long overdue, carries a fresh design and smarter security features. The last time the Federal Reserve updated our largest currency denomination was in 1996, and today...
  • Ripken abduction: Reward up to $100,000 for capture and conviction
    Ripken abduction: Reward up to $100,000 for capture and conviction
    The reward for the Ripken abduction was increased to $100,000. Cal Ripken Jr. announced that amount for the capture and conviction of the perpetrator. According to Associated Press on August 1, 2013, Ripken's mother Vi was abducted and...
  • Bowling
    Awesome high scores for the beginning of the season
    Bowling at Sunrise Lanes this past week, there were two 300’s and two 800’s. Derek Perez rolled out a 300 for an 813 series. Jeff Campbell also had a perfect game. 300. Jim Dipple 289-802. A few 279 games – Mike Cain, Gerald...
  • New Mexico Tribes popular with commercial advertising
    New Mexico Tribes popular with commercial advertising
    New Mexico (NM) is known as ‘The land of enchantment.’ Those words are placed on every state marker when you enter NM borders. This state is celebrating 100 years in 2012 & is a proud member of the United States of America. Native...
  • Joe Flacco after Ravens game
    Top 5 Baltimore Ravens Players of 2011: No.5 QB Joe Flacco
    In honor of the NFL Networks Top 100 Players of 2011 special, Baltimore Ravens Examiner Samuel Njoku developed a list for the top 5 Ravens players of 2011. The criteria will be based on the importance of the player on the team as well as personal...
  • Number 100
    Number 100 and its meaning in the Bible
    One HundredNow Abraham was one hundred years old when his son Isaac was born tohim. (Genesis 21:5)The number one hundred indicates fullness especially when it comes to age. The fact that Abraham was one hundred years old when Isaac was born...
  • Project H3 to house homeless veterans
    Project H3 to house homeless veterans
    What is Project H3 you ask? “H3” stands for home, health, hope. Project H3 is a collaborative effort of community leaders from non-profit, governmental and business communities in the Greater Phoenix Metropolitan Area who are working...
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