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Wed, 19 Jun 2019 17:31:02 +0000 Shark bites Georgia lawyer during morning swim https://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20190618/shark-bites-georgia-lawyer-during-morning-swim?rssfeed=true Tue, 18 Jun 2019 15:42:28 CST By Polly Powers Stramm https://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20190618/shark-bites-georgia-lawyer-during-morning-swim Texas mom accused of trying to kill 4-month-old daughter by sitting on her https://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20190617/texas-mom-accused-of-trying-to-kill-4-month-old-daughter-by-sitting-on-her?rssfeed=true Mon, 17 Jun 2019 14:39:02 CST By Gary Dinges gdinges@gatehousemedia.com https://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20190617/texas-mom-accused-of-trying-to-kill-4-month-old-daughter-by-sitting-on-her Woman arrested after allegedly stomping on sea turtle nest at Florida beach https://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20190617/woman-arrested-after-allegedly-stomping-on-sea-turtle-nest-at-florida-beach?rssfeed=true Mon, 17 Jun 2019 14:09:58 CST By Gary Dinges gdinges@gatehousemedia.com https://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20190617/woman-arrested-after-allegedly-stomping-on-sea-turtle-nest-at-florida-beach Texas pastor who wanted abortion criminalized charged with child sex abuse https://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20190617/texas-pastor-who-wanted-abortion-criminalized-charged-with-child-sex-abuse?rssfeed=true Mon, 17 Jun 2019 09:49:19 CST By GateHouse Media staff https://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20190617/texas-pastor-who-wanted-abortion-criminalized-charged-with-child-sex-abuse Indiana grandfather fights back against intruder who tried to kidnap 6-year-old granddaughter https://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20190613/indiana-grandfather-fights-back-against-intruder-who-tried-to-kidnap-6-year-old-granddaughter?rssfeed=true Thu, 13 Jun 2019 19:35:12 CST By Gary Dinges gdinges@gatehousemedia.com https://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20190613/indiana-grandfather-fights-back-against-intruder-who-tried-to-kidnap-6-year-old-granddaughter Report: Author Nicholas Sparks tried to ban an LGBT club from his private school https://www.linncountyleader.com/zz/entertainmentlife/20190613/report-author-nicholas-sparks-tried-to-ban-lgbt-club-from-his-private-school?rssfeed=true Thu, 13 Jun 2019 12:47:46 CST Katey Psencik, GateHouse Media https://www.linncountyleader.com/zz/entertainmentlife/20190613/report-author-nicholas-sparks-tried-to-ban-lgbt-club-from-his-private-school Doctor finds hundreds of undigested bubble tea pearls in Chinese teenager's stomach https://www.linncountyleader.com/zz/news/20190612/doctor-finds-hundreds-of-undigested-bubble-tea-pearls-in-chinese-teenagers-stomach?rssfeed=true Wed, 12 Jun 2019 09:47:03 CST Katey Psencik, GateHouse Media https://www.linncountyleader.com/zz/news/20190612/doctor-finds-hundreds-of-undigested-bubble-tea-pearls-in-chinese-teenagers-stomach WATCH: Jon Stewart blasts lawmakers over 9/11 victim compensation fund https://www.linncountyleader.com/zz/news/20190612/watch-jon-stewart-blasts-lawmakers-over-911-victim-compensation-fund?rssfeed=true Wed, 12 Jun 2019 08:10:53 CST Katey Psencik, GateHouse Media https://www.linncountyleader.com/zz/news/20190612/watch-jon-stewart-blasts-lawmakers-over-911-victim-compensation-fund LIGHTNING STORMS: What you need to know to stay safe https://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20190611/lightning-storms-what-you-need-to-know-to-stay-safe?rssfeed=true Tue, 11 Jun 2019 15:27:03 CST By Kelsey Bradshaw kbradshaw@statesman.com https://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20190611/lightning-storms-what-you-need-to-know-to-stay-safe Want to visit the International Space Station? It'll cost you $52 million https://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20190611/want-to-visit-international-space-station-itll-cost-you-52-million?rssfeed=true Tue, 11 Jun 2019 13:38:19 CST By Gary Dinges gdinges@gatehousemedia.com https://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20190611/want-to-visit-international-space-station-itll-cost-you-52-million 'Zombie snake' plays dead when threatened, but rarely bites humans https://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20190611/zombie-snake-plays-dead-when-threatened-but-rarely-bites-humans?rssfeed=true Tue, 11 Jun 2019 12:42:53 CST By Gary Dinges gdinges@gatehousemedia.com https://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20190611/zombie-snake-plays-dead-when-threatened-but-rarely-bites-humans Motorcyclist killed after being struck by lightning on Florida highway https://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20190610/motorcyclist-killed-after-being-struck-by-lightning-on-florida-highway?rssfeed=true Mon, 10 Jun 2019 11:30:20 CST By Tony Holt tony.holt@news-jrnl.com https://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20190610/motorcyclist-killed-after-being-struck-by-lightning-on-florida-highway Ohio town's tap water turns pink https://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20190606/ohio-towns-tap-water-turns-pink?rssfeed=true Thu, 06 Jun 2019 13:09:20 CST By Gary Dinges gdinges@gatehousemedia.com https://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20190606/ohio-towns-tap-water-turns-pink Swarm of ladybugs 80 miles wide seen on the National Weather Service radar in California https://www.linncountyleader.com/zz/entertainmentlife/20190606/swarm-of-ladybugs-80-miles-wide-seen-on-national-weather-service-radar-in-california?rssfeed=true Thu, 06 Jun 2019 11:45:05 CST Abigail Rosenthal, GateHouse Media https://www.linncountyleader.com/zz/entertainmentlife/20190606/swarm-of-ladybugs-80-miles-wide-seen-on-national-weather-service-radar-in-california Massachusetts man gets jail time for burying dog alive https://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20190605/massachusetts-man-gets-jail-time-for-burying-dog-alive?rssfeed=true Wed, 05 Jun 2019 13:00:51 CST By Susan Spencer susan.spencer@telegram.com https://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20190605/massachusetts-man-gets-jail-time-for-burying-dog-alive Parkland school guard 'did absolutely nothing' during shooting, now faces 11 criminal charges https://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20190604/parkland-school-guard-did-absolutely-nothing-during-shooting-now-faces-11-criminal-charges?rssfeed=true Tue, 04 Jun 2019 14:06:56 CST By Lauren Fisher lfisher@pbpost.com https://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20190604/parkland-school-guard-did-absolutely-nothing-during-shooting-now-faces-11-criminal-charges Google Doodle celebrates 50 years of Pride https://www.linncountyleader.com/zz/news/20190604/google-doodle-celebrates-50-years-of-pride?rssfeed=true Tue, 04 Jun 2019 08:13:49 CST Katey Psencik, GateHouse Media https://www.linncountyleader.com/zz/news/20190604/google-doodle-celebrates-50-years-of-pride 11-foot gator sneaks into Florida home https://www.linncountyleader.com/zz/news/20190531/11-foot-gator-sneaks-into-florida-home/1?rssfeed=true Fri, 31 May 2019 08:56:17 CST Dan Scapusio, GateHouse Media https://www.linncountyleader.com/zz/news/20190531/11-foot-gator-sneaks-into-florida-home/1 Storm chaser proposes in front of Kansas tornado https://www.linncountyleader.com/zz/entertainmentlife/20190530/storm-chaser-proposes-in-front-of-kansas-tornado?rssfeed=true Thu, 30 May 2019 10:45:10 CST Abigail Rosenthal, GateHouse Media https://www.linncountyleader.com/zz/entertainmentlife/20190530/storm-chaser-proposes-in-front-of-kansas-tornado Ohio weatherman lashes out at viewers peeved he interrupted 'Bachelorette' https://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20190528/ohio-weatherman-lashes-out-at-viewers-peeved-he-interrupted-bachelorette?rssfeed=true Tue, 28 May 2019 16:10:19 CST By Gary Dinges gdinges@gatehousemedia.com https://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20190528/ohio-weatherman-lashes-out-at-viewers-peeved-he-interrupted-bachelorette