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Amtrak Train Hits, Kills Man; Later Runs Over a Second Man's Body

by Zach Everson. Posted Jan 14th 2014 12:54 PM
An Amtrak train hit and killed a man in Durham, N.C. on Sunday. After a three-hour delay, the train resumed its trip where, in Greensboro, N.C., it ran over the body of a second man, who'd just been hit by a different train.
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National Public Gardens Day: 10 Under-The-Radar Gardens To Visit This Mother's Day (PHOTOS)

by Kate Auletta. Posted May 6th 2011 07:30 AM

American Public Gardens Association

May 6th marks the 3rd annual National Public Gardens Day. Created to bring awareness to the importance of public gardens in promoting environmental stewardship and plant and water conservation, the day will see some 500 events across the country to celebrate America's public gardens.
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North America's Bedbug-Infested Cities

by Aefa Mulholland. Posted Aug 4th 2010 10:18 AM

Wikimedia Commons

Though often mistaken for heat rashes or allergic reactions, hive-like welts on the arms and legs of travelers often indicate the presence of bedbugs. While calling a hotel "roach-infested" used to be the most off-putting description, the bedbug epidemic has led to a whole host of new fears.
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