Barefoot benefit: Pastor goes shoeless

...a week without shoes. Her interactions with people have been resoundingly positive, she said."Grocery stores, cab drivers -- everyone has responded quite well to me being barefoot," she said in a phone interview on Friday.Kids attract...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down for June 15, 2015

...that doesn't mean you should go out and kill them just for sport.Thumbs up to a heroic cabbie. In Fairbanks, a cab driver named Mikey Dirks is getting some rightful praise after pulling a barely conscious 22-year-old man from a burning...
Nude cabbie loses more than just clothes

...Sunday morning has been fired, his employer confirmed Monday.The Juneau Police Department received a call about a cab driver, whose photo went viral on social media in no time.JPD spokeswoman Erann Kalwara said a concerned citizen reported...
Aspiring magician wanted

...already works at a magic shop, a perfect candidate. But Juneau would be out of a magician."McRea, who works as a cab driver when he's not performing, has performed magic in Juneau since he moved here in 1989. He's entertained big crowds...
Weight Watchers founder Jean Nidetch dies at 91

...Evelyn Slutsky was 7 pounds, 3 ounces, when she was born in Brooklyn on Oct. 12, 1923, to a manicurist mother and cab driver father. As a child, she remembered struggling to squeeze out from behind her desk in a fire drill, and never riding...
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Man accused of assaulting cabbie

...custody after allegedly assaulting a cab driver early Saturday morning.According...down a man who had assaulted a taxi cab driver as he sat in his vehicle on Front...identified Buchanan as the attacker of the cab driver.When he was arrested, Buchanan...
Pure Sole: My roommate thinks you're sexy

...political agendas could produce without inserting utensils into each other's soft tissue."Ha ha," I said to the cab driver. "My son's roommate thinks I am sexy."After assuring him we DID NOT need to turn around, I eased back into my...
This is Africa: A semester in Botswana

...willing to help out the lost looking lekgoa.*When the combi option seemed too involved, our diamond-in-the-rough cab driver/musician extraordinaire Sampson always swooped in to the rescue. With a hearty "No matata!" he would take you wherever...
At Wrangell, the cause for a grin is a bear

...Wrangell's hotels and bed-and-breakfasts were sold out and tickets to Anan were hard to come by.The town's cab drivers, on the other hand, seemed to think there's still room for improvement - they didn't see much difference in business...
Letter: thanks, BRH, for getting us ship-shape and back home

...the kindness of their hearts, they also gave us a ride to the airport at 3:45 a.m. the next day. Thanks to the cab drivers who at the end of their shifts got me back to the ship to remove our belongings just in time for the ship to sail...


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