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Florida Begins Alligator Season, Opens Refuge to Hunters

Florida's public alligator hunt opened on Friday, and this year hunters will have access to the 150,000-acre Loxahatchee National Wildlife Refuge for the first time. According to Reuters, more than a thousand sportsmen and women applied for the privile...

GM Aleksander Mista wins Railway Bank Open in Arad

GM Aleksander Mista winner of Railway Bank Open in AradThe Railway Bank Open, formerly Arad Open, was organized by the ACS Sah Club Vados from 4-10th August at the Cultural Palace in Arad, Romania.The event consisted of four sections: Main Open, U12, U10 and U8 youth tournaments. Show More Summary

Pulled some honey today

I pulled some honey today.Used fume boards and honey robber. The warm afternoon made the honey robber work great.I pulled 4 supers off two hives and there wasn't one bee in each of the supers I pulled. Got a little careless and sprayed some on my glove. Show More Summary

Forever and ever

Finally. I had two projects that I wanted to finish before I went all the way to crazy-town with brand new exciting stuff, and I’ve been such a virtuous and dedicated knitter. Jen’s socks are finished, and that meant the … Continue reading ?

Jim Fregosi comemorative card

I don't think I've bought any new cards recently, but this odd sized card is sort of a new addition to be put away - a stadium giveaway by the Angels as part of the pregame tribute to one of the franchise's stars.

Man Files Suit against Kel-Tec, ProMag, After Shooting Accident

A Virginia man is filing a lawsuit against Kel-Tec and ProMag Ind. after the failure of a ProMag vertical foregrip led to an accident that resulted in the loss of most of his hand: It appears that their client was shooting a Kel-Tec KSG equipped with a ProMag “Archangel” polymer forward grip when tragedy occurred. Show More Summary

Steady play by Indian team

Indian team rode on steady play and smart strategy to succeed at World Chess OlympiadChennai, Aug 15 (IANS): Solid play and strategic planning were the keys to India's success at the 41st Chess Olympiad in Norway, said team members.For...Show More Summary

Bass Snatcher Blind Tournament at Fish Trap Lake

If I can catch a limit tomorrow I am virtually guaranteed my best finish of the year to date; We've only got 10 boats fishing. I drew Guy Henkensiefken for the second year in a row for the blind tournament and he's always given me a fair shot in his boat. Show More Summary

Lone Wolf 9mm AR Pistol Lowers

Lone Wolf advises they now have pistol variants of the G9 carbine lowers available. These pistol lowers can be had with a short buffer tube, or with a longer tube designed for use with the SIG SB15 arm brace. One of the things that set...Show More Summary

Where Are You Birding This Third Weekend of August 2014?

Keep your eyes to the skies for scrappy little birds harassing bigger birds… more common that you’d think! Sometimes the...

Sig Sauer P938 .22LR Conversion Kit

Sig Sauer makes a.22LR version of their popular P938 pistol. They also make a conversion kit for those of you who already have a P938. They are available on Sig’s website for $302.00 MSRP. The post Sig Sauer P938.22LR Conversion Kit appeared first on The Firearm Blog.

Azeri team looks forward to Baku 2016

World Chess Olympiad wraps up in Norway15 AUGUST 2014, 15:41 (GMT+05:00) By Amina NazarliIncredible and successful event, Chess Olympiad came to an end in Tromso, Norway. The tournament held on August 1-14 was an important event in the...Show More Summary

Lab-Grown Neurons Give Scientists a Real-Time Glimpse Into How the Brain Works

Currently, researchers study the human brain by inference. Because they can’t closely observe a living brain in the lab as its owner goes about his day—they do the next best thing, tracking blood flow and electrical activity as subjects perform various tasks. Scientists, however, are now growing brain tissue in petri dishes to […]


Gun stores packed in St. Louis area. "He says nearly 100 percent say they are buying them for defensive purposes. "They're buying AR-15s, home defense shotguns, handguns, personal defense handguns something for conceal carry." said King."...

Checkmate Tactic

White to move and checkmate in..... Can you solve it in less than 30 seconds?7q/1Pp5/K1k5/8/2BPN3/8/7p/n6n w - - 0 2 Chess Daily News from Susan Polgar

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