Turkey: Out-of-control storm moves across Turkey

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Turkey: Out-of-control storm moves across Turkey

Storms moving across Turkey could move northward as a winter weather system, bringing snow, wind and rain. On Tuesday afternoon, the snow covered Turkish Alpine National Park and the town of Reyhanli, southeast of…

Canadian government under fire for granting coal mining permits

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Canadian government under fire for granting coal mining permits

Once heavily forested, the lands of Grassy Narrows Cree Nation have long been home to the Central Mushkegowuk and Anishinaabe peoples. Having been nomadic, the Anishinaabe have always lived on the land. For years,…

Birmingham gas station challenge continues

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Birmingham gas station challenge continues

The Joy Oil gas station in the NatWest area of Birmingham has been a struggle for the city council over the years. The building is a council conservation zone and the site is listed…

How nursing homes keep track of their most dangerous residents

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How nursing homes keep track of their most dangerous residents

A N.Y. Times investigation released today found that most nursing homes nationwide don’t track the riskiest residents. Senior living facilities want to keep those residents to care for the long-term residents who are most…

Man makes $8 million selling recycled parts used in Ford trucks

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Man makes $8 million selling recycled parts used in Ford trucks

Spurned by the financial sector for his advocacy of environmental causes, Deeb Ferdowsi started a business to make recycled old car parts. Way back in 2000, Ferdowsi and two partners founded Futuris, an eco-friendly,…