Kerry implores Congress to back Iran nuclear deal

...Agency told The Associated Press that Iran may be allowed to take soil samples at the Parchin military complex that is suspected as...outside experts.The officials said stringent oversight of the soil-sampling could include video monitoring. The samples would...
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US, Turkey plan for 'safe zone' free of IS in Syria

...The U.S. has been conducting airstrikes there, which will accelerate now that the U.S. can launch strikes from Turkish soil, the official said.No agreement between Turkey and the U.S. has yet been finalized, said the official, who spoke on condition...
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What's in Bloom: Hosta

...36-inch-tall scapes during the height of summer. All Hosta grow best here in Juneau with moist, well-drained, enriched soils in part shade to full sun.? "What's in Bloom" is a regular feature that runs during the year's warmer months and features...
Writers Weir: "To Be" by Richard Stokes

...canopies, dampen squirrel fur and crossbill feathers,glisten needles to point of dripping down to soak mosses, seeping into soils,captured by roots, pumped up trunks, exhaled from needles and leavesto begin all over again. ? Richard Stokes, a Juneau...
Japan's secret campaign against the U.S.

...planes from submarines just off the U.S. coast. This was done once in 1942 - a float plane dropped a few bombs on Oregon soil, then returned to the sub. But the Japanese navy had no vessels to spare for such minor campaigns. Q: What would a typical...
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Britons mark 10th anniversary of London transit attacks

...candles Tuesday to mark the 10th anniversary of suicide bombings on London's transit system in the worst terror attack on British soil and a day of pain seared into London's collective memory.Four British men inspired by al-Qaida blew themselves up on three...
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What's in Bloom: Oriental poppies blotch on the flower, and the petals look as though they were constructed from crepe paper. If planted in well-drained soils, they will provide carefree color for years to come in our damp climate, which is quite interesting as they are native to...
Dirt Girl: Don't be a slug they don't droop down next to the soil. Maintaining your garden will make the...underbelly. Diatomaceous earth is a type of soil that has the fossilized remains of hard...break down and provide nutrients to your soil. However, as you can imagine, the wetter...
On the Trails: Sojourn in Sitka

...Tufted puffins nest at the tops of cliffs, where accumulated soil allows them to dig their burrows. They were feeding chicks when...quarter of a million - of storm petrels that nest in burrows in the soil atop the summits. They are the focus of long-term research...
A second life for abandoned huskies

...There's Rain, who likes to dig up roots. She's also placed strategically in the lot, and has helped to clear out the soil. There were friendly dogs who love affection, and there were shy dogs that have "never seen anybody but the musher they were...


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