Vast forest fires in Indonesia spawn ecological disaster

KAMPAR, Indonesia - For farmer Achmad Rusli, it was a season of smoke: Ten weeks without sunlight for his oranges, guavas and durians, thanks to deliberately set forest fires that burned a chunk of Indonesia...
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College football capsules

...Ohio State.The Buckeyes (10-0, 6-0 Big Ten, No. 3 CFP) started slowly and led 7-3 for...touchdowns for the Hawkeyes (10-0, 6-0 Big Ten, No. 5 CFP). Iowa can clinch the Big Ten West with a victory over Purdue next week.Gophers...
Photos: USS Juneau

...the Naval Battle of Guadalcanal on Nov. 13, 1942. Out of the nearly 700 crewmembers on board, only around 100 men made it off the ship, and only ten men survived the open sea and shark attacks to later be picked up the U.S.S. Ballard.

...actors Michael Douglas and Catherine Zeta-Jones were married in an extravagant wedding at The Plaza hotel in New York City.Ten years ago: The Republican-controlled House spurned a call for an immediate pullout of troops from Iraq in a 403-3 vote hastily...
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On the Trails: Magpies

...prefer to forage in open country. They build large, domed nests of sticks and line them with mud and grass. It can take six to ten weeks to build this structure-no small investment! Both male and female work on the nest, the male mostly with sticks and...
Today in Sports History: Nov. 18 Purdue.2006 - Top-ranked Ohio State beats No. 2 Michigan 42-39 in Columbus in the regular-season finale. The Big Ten rivals had the top two spots in the AP football poll since Oct. 15.2007 - Jimmie Johnson becomes the first driver to win consecutive...
APNewsBreak: Former Subway pitchman's victims get $1 million

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Ten victims of former Subway pitchman Jared Fogle have received a total of $1 million in restitution since he agreed to plead guilty...
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Concerns block STEM charter school

...model for others, I feel that the board shouldn't be pressured or rushed to think through the impact of this decision."Ten other community members spoke in opposition to the charter's creation before the final vote, the largest crowd to appear in...
Soldotna claims fourth-straight football title

...pulled the trick in 2008 and 2009.To get there the Ravens had to endure a hard-nose Nikiski squad that gave them trouble.Ten total turnovers, including three interceptions by Nikiski quarterback Cade Anderson, marred the game as the two heavyweights...
For Palestinians, social media is source of news - and anger

...but only reflects the attitude of the streets. "During this uprising we have to match the mood of the people," he said.Ten Israelis have been killed over the last month, mainly in stabbing attacks. On the Palestinian side, 49 people have been killed...
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