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What Are the Dirtiest Cities in America?

Some of the most highly revered travel spots in the nation make up this year’s annual Travel and Leisure America’s Dirtiest Cities. The dirty list was compiled from reader surveys that asked participants to rank 35 metropolitan areas in regards to culture, dining, shopping, as well as cleanliness and the overall feeling of safety felt in those places.

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Doctors Warn Parents About the Danger of Trampolines

Trampolines are a lot of fun especially for kids, but some adults too. We all know they can be dangerous, but were you aware of just how dangerous they really are?

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Take a Quiz to Find Out Which Presidential Candidate You Side With

Presidential Election 2012.  If you're someone who's "into politics" then this may be an exciting time for you.  I wouldn't say I'm a political person--and mostly because I follow the simple rule of avoiding discussion on two subjects with people I'd like to remain friends with...

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Duluth Police Department to Receive 2012 Community Policing Award

Congratulations to the Duluth Police Department!  The International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) announced today that Duluth is among four agencies that have been selected to receive the 2012 IACP/Cisco Systems Community Policing Award.

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The Latest “Fifty Shades of Grey” Casting Rumor

The rumors keep swirling around who will be cast as Christian Grey and Anastasia Steele in the movie adaptation of "Fifty Shades of Grey."  The latest rumor is from a source very close to the steamy trilogy's author.  E.L. James' husband, Niall Leonard, says the "last he heard" Ryan Gosling is the main choice to play the leading man Christian Grey in his wife's bestselling novel. 

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Breaking News–Working Moms Spend Less Time With Kids

Newsflash from researchers at Cornell University College of Human Ecology's Institute for Health Economics, Health Behaviors and Disparities and the Shanghai University of Finance and Economics! Apparently working moms spend less time daily on kids' diet and exercise.  I'm sure it was a totally legit study, but COME ON!  I didn't go to Cornell and I could have told you the same thing.

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The Latest Photography Trend? “Morning-After-The-Wedding” Photos!

Professional photography has come a long way in recent years.  Family portraits, wedding photography, senior photos, and everything in between.  The latest trend that you may find interesting, the "Morning-After-The-Wedding" photos--wink wink.  Some couples want to add the first morning after they say "I do" to the collection.  So don't worry about perfect make-up or outfit, because chances are you're naked (or close to it!)

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Would You Pay a Surcharge for Using Your Credit Card? — Survey of the Day

When you use plastic to make a purchase, the credit card company bills the vendor a surcharge between 1.5 and three percent.

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First Man on the Moon Neil Armstrong Dead at Age 82

 

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The first person to set foot on the Earth’s moon, Neil Armstrong passed away today (Aug. 25) due to complications resulting from cardiovascular procedures. He was 82.

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Gunman Shoots Multiple People Near Empire State Building

Although details are sketchy at the moment, several news outlets are reporting that a gunman has shot multiple people near the Empire State Building in Manhattan this morning.

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Breaking News: Reports of Empire State Building Shooting

News is breaking that there has been a shooting outside the Empire State Building in New York City. As the story develops, we’ll keep updating this as new information is released.

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Canal Park, Gooseberry, and Split Rock Lighthouse Highlighted in National Geographic Traveler

Summer is going to be over before you know it.  I'm sorry, I know.  I shouldn't even say it.  But it's also a great reminder to do all the things you promised you'd do this summer, but forgot or didn't have time to.  Here are a few places you may have said you would like visit to complete your "Summer Bucket List."  A few regional highlights that even the magazine, "National Geographic Traveler," included in the August/September 2012 issue!

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