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Iran election: Hardliner Raisi set to win in first round

Hardliner Ebrahim Raisi is to be Iran's next president after a partial vote count gave him an unassailable lead. He beat three other candidates in a poll in which several contenders were barred from standing. Mr Raisi is Iran's top judge and holds ultra-conservative views. He is under US sanctions...
Picture for Iran election: Hardliner Raisi set to win in first round
MuseumsBig Hollywood

New museum gingerly explores German wartime suffering

A new museum dedicated to the long-silenced trauma of German civilians forced to flee eastern Europe at the end of World War II opens next week after decades of wrenching debate. Perhaps reflecting what its founders call their delicate “balancing act”, the new institution in Berlin carries the unwieldy name...
AfricaBig Hollywood

Friends, foes and fractures: Ethiopia in the Horn of Africa

Ethiopia has projected power in the Horn of Africa for centuries, remaining fiercely independent as the rest of the region fell to colonial rule, and warring with neighbours to defend its vast realm. Diplomacy can be fraught in this turbulent corner of Africa, as friends turn foes and competition stokes...
Miami County,

TEAM COVERAGE: Friday storms impact Miami Valley across multiple counties

DAYTON, Ohio (WKEF) - The Friday storms in the Miami Valley impacted residents across multiple counties. Dayton 24/7 Now began coverage of the storm system Thursday, June 17, 2021 with a special Code Red weather alert from Chief Meteorologist Natalie Walters. Our team tracked the dangerous weather through the morning of June 18, 2021.

Top 10 Chilling Civil War Stories

The American Civil War was exceptional in its brutality and the loss of American lives. It took place in the violent sweet spot in history after the American adoption of guerrilla warfare, rifled weapons, and repeating weapons, and before the proliferation of modern hygienic and medical standards, as well as the invention of antibiotics. This meant that the conflict was poised to deliver maximum casualties with relatively minimal recovery. — This proved true, and more Americans died in the conflict than any other war in the nation’s history. Tales of the suffering it caused are notorious, as are the tales of the paranormal legacy that suffering left behind. All in all, it makes the Civil War an eerie topic, and many stories from the conflict, whether real or paranormal, are chilling. Here are ten of those Civil War stories sure to unnerve you.

Nate Diaz Warns: ‘Ain’t Gotta Glass Jaw Like Ya’ll’

Fighting superstar Nate Diaz issued a stern warning via social media less than a week after his fight at UFC 263 on June 12, 2021. Diaz made his Octagon return opposite No. 3-ranked welterweight Leon Edwards during the main card. It was Diaz’s first fight since November 2019. The fight...
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Dallas Sports Nation

A Dad and A Baseball

It started with a dad and a baseball. The kid is usually around 2 or 3 years old when dads usually start thinking about what sport he wants them to play when they get old enough to do anything remotely athletic. He debates other sports but finally realizes he wants to choose baseball to teach his son.
Omaha, NEABC News

Ryan Lochte leaves behind complicated legacy in the pool

OMAHA, Neb. -- Ryan Lochte's gifts in the pool were nearly without peer. He won 12 Olympic medals — tied for second-most by a swimmer in history — and 27 more at world championships. He always had a soft spot for young fans, giving away some of his medals and sticking around until the last autograph seeker was satisfied.
AgricultureThe Poultry Site

Canada ups investment in youth agriculture programs

The governments of Canada and Ontario are investing $1.4 million and working with 4-H Ontario to develop educational content and first-hand learning experiences to inspire the next generation to explore exciting careers in the agri-food sector. 4-H Ontario provides critical youth development to thousands of young people across the province...

Top 10 Inventions That Changed The World

You’re reading this on your desktop/laptop/tablet/phone, most likely in a durable building, wearing insulating clothing (I hope), maybe eating some refrigerated food. At the same time, any number of other technological marvels work to keep you safe/comfortable/happy/healthy, and this all makes it crystal clear that the one area in which humanity reigns supreme is invention. — We’re not the fastest, strongest, hardiest, or most numerous species, but we are the best at dreaming up ways to make life more livable. In 10,000 years- a blink of the eye in a planetary timescale- we’ve gone from chasing mammoths with sticks to drones delivering cookies. As hard as it is to believe, human inventions are even more important than delivered cookies, those inventions that changed us and our world tremendously, and here are 10 of the best.

7280 Amberly Lane #204

Welcome to this gorgeous & bright Lancaster model with contemporary finishes throughout. Enjoy the tranquility of wide water views from your screened & enclosed lanai fortified w hurricane shutters. Exquisite upgrades incl. Thomasville custom cabinetry & granite countertops, plantation shutters, eat-in kitchen with S/S appliances & striking glass bowl sinks in bathrooms + 24'' porcelain tiles throughout. Primary suite features 2 large closets w custom shelves, water views & sitting area, dual sinks & modern step in shower. Located just down the street from main clubhouse in Huntington Lakes, the friendliest 55+ community in Palm Beach County. Amenities incl. courtesy bus service, heated pools, theater, bocce, pickleball, billiards, cards, tennis, fitness + many clubs & activities!

7824 Lexington Club Boulevard #C

Beautiful open, bright home, vaulted ceilings, Enjoy the large screened balcony with panoramic views of the lake. Beautiful open kitchen with granite counter tops, tumbled marble backsplash, stainless steel appliances, separate built in wine cooler, and lighted wood cabinets. Porcelain tile throughout the home. Large master bedroom w/views of lake, lots of closet space! Huge laundry room for more storage. Your own garage with long driveway. Enjoy the amenities; pool, tennis, pickle-ball, clubhouse. very close to Delray Marketplace.

5020 Golfview Court #1425

Very Clean 2/2 condo ready for you to put your personal stamp on it. 16 inch tile thru out living area and laminate wood look flooring in bedrooms. New Stainless Refrigerator / eat in kitchen with large pantry and open pass thru to large dining /living room. Very spacious Master Bedroom with Huge oversized walk in closet. Large Shower stall in Master Bathroom and large soaking tub. Newer Washer and Dryer Huge Picturesque Balcony overlooking Beautiful lake and fountain and 15th hole. A/C 2015 Boca Delray is an Active 55+ Non Equity country club Community centrally located and offers Tennis/Pickleball/Golf/Gym/fitness center & offers classes as well as clubs. It has a cafe' serving breakfast and lunch. Buyer to pay 1x Capital Contribution to Association,

917 N 103RD ST #A, SEATTLE, WA 98133

Modern city living in convenient location! This home boasts city views from the upper level, bright and freshly remodeled interior, and minutes from the future Northgate Light Rail station. Enjoy the privacy of the fully fenced patio with garden space. Easy access to transit and shopping while living in contemporary style and low maintenance make this the perfect Seattle home.