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Mystery of the runaway cat found at hotel 270 miles away

Mystery of the runaway cat found at hotel 270 miles away

Cookie the cat, reunited with owners Samantha and Andrew [ROSS PARRY] Owners Andrew and Samantha Buchanan and their two young daughters Lucy and Abigail feared the worst when their beloved pet disappeared on December 29. They searched in vain every day around their home in Swansea, South Wales, while Cookie lapped up gourmet treats at the Gomersal Park Hotel in ...

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Jazz icon Miles Davis gets block named in his honor

Jazz icon Miles Davis gets block named in his honor

Don Hunstein/AP Musician Miles Davis is shown during recording session in 1959 for ‘Kind of Blue.’ The block that was the longtime home to a jazz legend was finall renamed in his honor on Wednesday. Officials renamed a stretch of W. 77th St. “Miles Davis Way” Wednesday, resolving a lengthy battle for the jazz impresario’s neighbor, Shirley Zafirau, who fought ...

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Cassini captures Earth – and all of humanity – from a billion miles away

On July 17, did you look up and smile? If not, you’re one of several billion people who were captured in candid pose when NASA’s Cassini space probe looked back at Earth from about 1.5 billion kilometers (932 million miles) away. Cassini has always been able to flip around and snap pictures in Earth’s general direction, but this picture was ...

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