Taranto: Southern Italy’s hidden treasure

Taranto, Italy (CNN) — The Puglia region envelops the “heel” of the boot-shaped Italian peninsula. Laden with olive groves, surrounded by clear, sparkling water and speckled with charming, historic towns and villages, its rustic appeal has made it an increasingly popular destination for tourists.The region’s list of must-see attractions includes the UNESCO World Heritage sites…

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The Belkin Soundform Freedom are a worthy AirPods alternative — and they’re cheaper

CNN —   Belkin has spent the past couple of years carving its own niche within the audio space through its Soundform line, which includes some respectable speakers, headphones and earbuds that are fairly affordable. On the Bluetooth earbuds front, this includes the $49.99 Soundform Move, $59.99 Soundform True, $79.99 Soundform Rise and highest-tiered Soundform…

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Student hit and killed at bus stop

Police were able to take the driver into custody a short time after the crash. BARTHOLOMEW COUNTY, Ind. — The investigation into a Bartholomew County student killed by a hit and run driver is far from over despite an arrest in the case. Shiam Sunder Shankara Subramanian , 25, is behind bars after an eyewitness…

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Cougar kept as illegal pet removed from home

News 12 StaffAug 31, 2021, 2:31amUpdated on: Aug 31, 2021, 2:46pmAn 80-pound cougar was removed from a New York City apartment where she was being kept illegally as a pet, animal welfare officials said Monday.The owner of the 11-month-old female cougar surrendered the animal on Thursday, Kelly Donithan, director of animal disaster response for the…

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Friendly bet turns into $40K giving spree

Friendly bet turns into $40,000 giving spree 1 of 3 The season-opening football game between the North County Raiders and the Farmington Knights ends with a win for the visiting Raiders, as well as the St. Francois County Shop With a Cop program Friday night.  Servpro of Farmington Owner Kyle S. Short and St. Francois…

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Pitmasters head to Louisiana for food relief

ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) — A couple of Missouri pitmasters are lending a helping hand in Louisiana, spreading the healing power of food in times of need.”Operation Barbecue Relief” is en route to the Gulf Coast ready to feed first responders and communities impacted by Ida. Their work started a decade ago after the Joplin, Missouri…

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