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T-Birds soar to victory
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The Indians later fumbled the ball given possession back to the T-Birds. Gruenwald then ran the ball to the 20-yard line. He later pitched the ball to Caleb Loken for a touchdown. Kyle Jobke kicked the extra point, giving the T-Birds 7-0 lead in the game.

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Birds turn up their beaks at cheap food
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DEAR JOAN: I have had a bird feeder in my newly designed garden for about four or five months. When first installed, it attracted many birds daily and had to be refilled at least two times per week. It probably holds about three cups of seed. Then …

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'The Angry Birds Movie' Trailer: Birds Crash and Pigs Fly
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This is a year of superhero clashing with Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice behind us and Captain America: Civil War just under a few weeks away. But May will also bring the epic clash of fowls and swine in The Angry Birds Movie. The animated film …

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Scientists Unveil Comprehensive Bird Family Tree
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Evolutionary relationships among the world's 10,000 bird species have been tough to decipher, but scientists on Wednesday unveiled the most comprehensive account of the avian family tree ever formulated, detailing how modern bird groups are connected …

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LIFE AT BOOMER LAKE: Summer birds give way to fall
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This should be a fabulous fall for observing birds, and I have noticed that The Northern Reaches is loaded with plenty of them. A little more exploration in that area has yielded several areas that I wish to keep in mind for assorted sightings of our …

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Who Dats and Dirty Birds gather outside Superdome: photo gallery
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The Who Dats of New Orleans and the Dirty Birds of Atlanta mix and mingle outside the stadium before the game between the Falcons and Saints at the Superdome on Thursday evening, October 15, 2015. Comments …

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LIFE AT BOOMER LAKE: Great Blue Heron holds fast among newcomer birds
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Last weekend had us set up with a couple of very cool early mornings, but the payoff was tremendous with the showing of birds. There were a couple of very large flocks of Double-crested Cormorants, some Blue- and Green-winged Teals, a good-sized group …

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These 5-cent bands help save the birds you love
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Metal bands like these recovered by waterfowl hunters help scientists understand migratory bird patterns, life expectancy and survival rates. The band on the left was recovered from a mallard in the fall of 2011 in Manitoba. The middle band was …

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Marcia Davis: Hungry birds exhibited unusual behavior
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Tennessee bird-watchers get excited about pipits mainly because they seldom have an opportunity to see these uncommon migrants and winter residents. American pipits nest in the harsh Arctic tundra and above the tree line in western U.S. mountains. Drab …

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Nobody Wins The War Between Birds and Planes
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Encounters like this, officially termed “bird strikes,” are on the rise–but they were already fairly frequent. Last year, in the U.S. alone, a record 13,668 bird strikes were reported to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)–a few dozen a day, up …

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