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Iceland’s steamiest geothermal sights

Iceland, formed long ago by volcanoes, is known for its otherworldly landscape, with steaming fields.

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COMMENTARY: OK, we’ll bite. Why doesn’t Bill Gates believe we should take vacations and weekends off?

(Heartland Newsfeed) — I have been reading a MarketWatch article “Bill Gates doesn’t believe that.

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COMMENTARY: Municipal governments have become equally fiscally irresponsible as the state of Illinois

(Heartland Newsfeed) — It is no secret that Chicago has a century-long track record of.

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Tasty and convival tapas in Spain

When it comes to eating in Spain, I love gathering around the table or bar.

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Utah, France: Visiting the other American D-Day beach

Most Americans visiting France’s D-Day sites focus, understandably, on Omaha Beach — where thousands died.

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Rix Quinn’s Minute Story: How do you want to be remembered?

Several years ago, my father stood with head bowed at a graveside funeral service. As.

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COMMENTARY: YouTube tirade in censoring journalists has gone far enough

(Heartland Newsfeed) — Assuming your head hasn’t been in the sand, you would know that.

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Minnesota legislature passes major protections for the elderly

Two weeks ago, Minnesota’s state legislature passed one of the most comprehensive bills to address.

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The incredible edibles of Belgium

Whenever I think of Belgium, I recall digging into a dish of mussels while seated.

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OP-ED: Illinois population decline should be a wake-up call

Illinoisans have been hearing their state is shrinking for five years now. But new figures.