Bear with sweet tooth crashes kid's party

A black bear with a sweet tooth crashed a little kid's birthday party on Saturday. Literally.The uninvited guest shimmied its way up onto the roof of a Starr...
Motivated by racial hatred, man arrested for threatening black woman with baseball bat

...suspect was "in a rage," Sell said and the description is consistent with Libbrecht."People have describing big eyes and teeth and someone just completely enraged, something you don't normally see on a public street," she said.She noted the victim...
A Day in the Life of: Daku'dane John Perkins

...hemlock and red alder."From the beach to the woods, we gather our goods," he said. "There's Sitka spruce for an achey tooth, bruises, boils and burns ..."For the relatively small window he gets to teach people about Tlingit culture, Perkins...
Some SeaWorld mammals live longer in captivity

...restless and combative in captivity. They often grind their teeth against concrete barriers and gates, breaking them and causing...veterinary services at SeaWorld, denies that orcas wear down their teeth on barriers.Whether the protests and criticism have taken...
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Public Libraries' Summer Reading Program Winners for the week of June 19

...Bullwinkle's Pizza Parlor.She read "What If You Had Animal Teeth" by Sandra Markle. She wrote, "One fascinating part of this book is when a girl in a wheelchair had naked mole rat teeth" Downtown Library winnersSophia Ludeman, age 7.She won...
Practicing the Serenity Prayer

...same old ruts. Another wise woman once said to me, "You want to see how hard it is to change behavior, try brushing your teeth with the opposite hand for a week!"The third concept is, "the wisdom to know the difference." I need guidance, insight...
Afghanistan vet honored as troops head to Iraq

...Carpenter required almost 40 surgeries and multiple skin grafts, Obama said, leaving him with a prosthetic eye, a new jaw and teeth, and "one hell of a smile."His face still scarred from his injuries, Carpenter said that as the president placed the blue...
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Brazil Beat football is the same."SUAREZ BIT ME!RIO DE JANEIRO - The Adidas World Cup ad campaign with star players baring their teeth was always a bit iffy when it came to the image of Luis Suarez, considering his history of biting opponents on the pitch...
On the Trails: Leaf teeth

...quite recently. I read an article about the teeth found around the edges of certain kinds of leaves...instance, alder leaves always have noticeable teeth, and even cottonwoods have small teeth evident upon close inspection. For years, I...
Slope drilling reached record level in 2014

...the North East West Sak, or NEWS, a viscous oil project in the Kuparuk River field. It will need 19 wells. The Moose's Tooth project in the National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska will require eight wells. Drill Site 2S, a new production pad in the southern...


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