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Red Bull Crashed Ice 2013  will be back in St. Paul, MN, Jan. 26, 2013 (Pioneer Press, Red Bull)    our Red Bull page
"We've Heard" Ice Castles - Mall of America  121231-130220    our Minnesota State page  
NFL Playoffs are underway    NFL

130118 January 17, 2013 James Hood dies; defied segregation at U. of Ala. (CBS) | James Hood, one of first black students at U. of Ala., dies (USA Today)  Info Resources: Pioneer Press    Obituaries - Civil Rights Pioneers
130118 "We have been hearing 'Lance Armstrong's Confession' stuff for the last few days" on KFAN (FOX) and WCCO (CBS) For Oprah, an Uphill Challenge (Wall Street Journal) | Lance Armstrong and Oprah Winfrey II: Live updates (USA Today) | Lance Armstrong May Have Lied to Winfrey: Investigators (ABC)
130118 Fox News poll: Twice as many favor more guns over banning guns to reduce crime (FOX, Google) | 
"Picture of the Week" 130118  Japanese White-eye: Mejiro (メジロ*)  2a  |  2b 2c (eating wild grapes?)   our Japan's Bird page | Japan
"Picture of the Week" 130118  10 of the world's most unusual buildings (MSN)
"Picture of the Week" 130118  "What has been happening in Algeria, Africa?"   
(worldatlas) | Algeria Profile (BBC) | Algeria (Wikipedia)
130118 Algeria siege: 'Around 30' hostages unaccounted for (Videos, BBC World) |  LIVE: One French hostage killed, three saved in Algeria (Audio, France 24) |  12 hostages killed in rescue operation at Algerian gas plant (Press TV) |  Wanton sacrifice of hostages is not the way to fight terrorism (Globe and Mail, Google) |  Algeriaís Hostage Crisis: What Was Behind a Shadowy Militant Leaderís Plot? (WorldTime, Google) | 130117 Thirty hostages reported killed in Algeria assault (Reuters, Google)
"Picture of the Week" 130117  A Solar Ballet (video)  "Astronomy Photo of the Day" by NASA   January 15, 2013
130117 January 16, 2013 'Dear Abby' columnist Pauline Phillips dies at 94 (MSN)
"Picture of the Week" 130117  St. Paul Winter Carnival 2004 - Ice Palace (revised photo page): Ice Palace | Ice Harvesting - Ice Block Making for the Ice Palace
Ice Castles - Mall of America  121231-130220    our Minnesota State page | our St. Paul Winter Carnival page
"Picture of the Week" 130117  "Oh no. Oh no. Nooooo. ..." Mouse released into wild snatched by hawk, ruins good deed (video)  GrindTV, Yahoo "Wow, this is sad."
130117 January 14, 2013 'Diff'rent Strokes' dad Conrad Bain dies at age 89; co-star Todd Bridges calls him 'father figure' (FOX, Pioneer Press)
"Picture of the Week" 130116  Snowman (2012-2013 Winter) Photos 1  |  2a / 2b (Up-Close)    ゆきだるま
"Picture of the Week" 130115  "What's going on in Mali, Africa" 130114 Al-Qaida carves out own country in Mali, prepares to defend it (Washington Post) | France seeks allies in Mali operation (Audio, France 24) | 130115  France deploys armoured tanks towards northern Mali (Audio, France 24) | War Escalates as French Troops Arrive in Mali (US News) | US seeks to aid French military intervention in Mali (Press TV) | The interests behind France's intervention in Mali (Deutsche Welle) | News Focus: Mali (UN News Centre)
Mali (worldatlas) | Mali (Wikipedia) | Mali (CIA) | Mali Profile (BBC) 

130115 NRA: Membership Has Grown by 250,000 in One Month (US News, WCCO/CBS)
New York passes major gun control law -- first since Newtown massacre (video, U.S.News on NBC, Google)
"Picture of the Week" 130114  5 stunning places to see penguins (CNN Travel)
"Picture of the Week" 130114  World Wonders 40 Great Photos (MSN)
"Picture of the Week" 130114  Miss NEW YORK WINS 2013 Miss America Contest | Mallory Hagan Crowned Miss America (YouTube) | Mallory Hagan, Miss America 2013, Discusses New York Life And Moving From Alabama (VIDEO) (Huffington Post) | Miss America  January 12, 2013, Las Vegas, Nevada, on ABC        our Miss Minnesota & Miss America page | our Nevada State page
"Picture of the Week" 130114  "Investing"?  Boeing among 10 stocks to watch (Money MSN) | The World's 10 Best Stocks / 9 Cash-Rich Stocks to Buy Now (Kiplinger) | 3 Big Data Tech Stocks To Buy Now (Forbes) | ...
"We all wish we had a crystal ball for the future." :-)    "See the future in a crystal ball" (MSN images)

130114 "Health Notes" Tell Patients: It's Not All About YOU (Medscape Today, Google)
130114 "We Hear" about "Flu Shots" on WCCO (CBS)
Good Question: Why Isnít The Flu Shot More Effective? (CBS Minnesota)
NHL   NHL's Lockout-shortened season will begin late January

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