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Focus shifts to crew training as Georgia lures Hollywood

JONESBORO, Ga. - Dead cat.Boom.Set heat.The vocabulary list is a little different for 20...when recording actors.(That's where the vocabulary enters. "Dead cat" is slang for the fuzzy cover of a large "boom" microphone. Set...

Keep pets away from wildlife in summer

...wildlife attacks against pets. Dogs and cats encounter wildlife more often in the summer...antibiotics. They also have treated dogs, cats and backyard chickens for attacks by raccoons...counties require vaccinations for dogs and cats, veterinarians said. A series of shots...

Trendy but calm: Adult coloring books selling like crazy

...occupied as many of eight of the top 20 slots in a spot-check of Amazon's best-seller list this week, including "Creative Cats" and "Adult Coloring Book: Stress Relieving Patterns.""We cannot print them fast enough," said Amy Yodanis, Quarto's...

Technical difficulties upend service at United Airlines, NYSE and WSJ on bad day for tech

...market structure and trading. "I can't image going back to paper tickets and floor trading. If Google goes down are you going to have a bunch of people with encyclopedias looking up answers for people? The cat is out of the bag."

Peter Sagan misses out on stage victory again

...the year before that."I'm very angry and disappointed," Sagan said. "I sat down and all the pain comes. Bad."The cat-mouse chase killed Froome's hopes for an uneventful day. The British leader of the Sky team and his closest podium challengers...

New phenomena have huge impact in expanding world of book publishing

...display is my favorite. Because it is backlighted, books can be read in bed at night. You will not disturb anyone (person, cat or dog) sleeping next to you. Another reason I love my Kindle Fire is that it is small and lightweight (only 10 ounces...

How to clinch good pet care at home when vacation beckons

...flaky and bail at the last minute, or they show up but really don't understand that dogs need to go out three times a day and cats need their litter changed regularly," she said.What to do with a pet while you're out of town depends on the type of animal...

Euthanasia in the home is growing in popularity

...would find Echo, our dying tabby cat: upstairs in her favorite bedroom...and I had previously had two cats put down, both times at a clinic...Echo was an exceptionally timid cat. When someone visited, she'd...we speak to them, especially cats, with their supposed indifference...

Derby notebook: Trainer Bob Baffert can do without black cats

...Baffert could do without any black cats around the stakes barn at Pimlico...Baffert has a thing about black cats. He goes out of his way to avoid...in the last stride, a black cat crossed Baffert's path. In...way to the track and a black cat jumped out in front of him...