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Great-great grandmother pens romance novel about passion and talk radio

Georgia Gorringe and her debut novel, 'No Good-Bye' (Photos courtesy of Georgia Gorringe)

Georgia Gorringe and her debut novel, 'No Good-Bye' (Photos courtesy of Georgia Gorringe)

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No Good-Bye is a steamy romance set in the seductive world of... talk radio. Clearly, this is a work of fiction. It's also the debut 50 Shades of Grey-inspired novel by "Georgie Marie," whose real name is Georgia Gorringe. She's an 86-year-old retired professional cake decorator from Salt Lake City, Utah.

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Friday: Gaza - Hamas, Afghanistan: NYTimes' Matthew Rosenberg, former Little leaguer, and more...

Friday: Gaza - Hamas, Afghanistan: NYTimes' Matthew Rosenberg, former Little leaguer, and more...
Hamas' Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs warns Gazans against collaboration after the group's security forces execute at least eighteen Palestinians -- suspected of being Israeli spies...Karzai officials accuse Mathew Rosenberg of spying, then find a peculiarly friendly way to frogmarch the Times reporter from their country...and in 1974, Jenny Fulle slugged through the red tape and became the first legal female to play in the Little League World Series.

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Before Mo'Ne, there was Jenny - the 1st girl to legally play Little League

Before Mo'Ne, there was Jenny - the 1st girl to legally play Little League
Mo'Ne Davis has been garnering a lot of attention at this year's Little League World Series. The Philadelphia pitcher is the first Little Leaguer ever to make the cover of Sports Illustrated. Mo'Ne and Emma March of South Vancouver are the 17th and 18th girls to play in the LLWS. But 40 years ago, the first girl to break the Little League gender barrier was Jenny Fulle.

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Internal government memo accuses Queen's biology prof of bias

Internal government memo accuses Queen's biology prof of bias

Marked as an enemy of the state. Or, at least, enemy of the oilsands. A recently released internal government memo accuses John Smol, a Queen's University biology professor, of bias for his study on oilsands pollution.

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Thursday: James Foley - ransoms, Buddy McMaster obit, BC town for sale, and more...

Thursday: James Foley - ransoms, Buddy McMaster obit, BC town for sale, and more...
Former hostage David Rhode warns that James Foley won't be the last to die if the US and its allies don't learn to deal with terrorists demanding ransoms...Natalie MacMaster remembers her uncle, Cape Breton's master fiddler, Buddy MacMaster, who died last night at 89...and every single block of beautiful Bradian, BC, could now be yours for the low low price of a condo in Vancouver.

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Ghost town for sale: picturesque Bradian, B.C. on the market for just under $1m

Ghost town for sale: picturesque Bradian, B.C. on the market for just under $1m

Want to buy one of Canada's biggest "fixer-uppers"? Well, have we got a town for you! Yes, a town. Bradian, B.C., a former mining community just a few hours from Whistler and Vancouver, currently has a population of zero and is selling for just under $1,000,000. But after four years on the market, no one has yet bought into the dream of starting their own town.

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Turtle talk begins in the egg

Turtle talk begins in the egg
Scientists in Brazil have been studying what they call the social coordination vocalization behaviour of Giant South American river turtles. To put that in simpler terms, they're studying turtles that talk. Not only that, the conversation starts before they even hatch.

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The ISIS beheading of American James Foley

The ISIS beheading of American James Foley
ISIS released a video depicting the beheading of U.S. journalist James Foley on Tuesday. He disappeared in northern Syria in late 2012.

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Wednesday: James Foley - friend, veterans' report, talking turtles, and more...

Wednesday: James Foley - friend, veterans' report, talking turtles, and more...

James Foley fought to share Syria's suffering with the world. Now his friends and family struggle with their own grief. A friend and colleague remembers the young American journalist...Canada's Veterans Ombudsman says half of our badly-wounded are being refused help, but the Minister insists that their mistreatment is a myth....and a Brazilian scientist discovers that giant south american river turtles talk to one another, but she can't quite make out what they're saying.

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The Extremities Episode: A human toe cocktail, Iceland's penis museum, and the most painful place for a bee sting

As It Happened: The Archive Edition

The Extremities Episode: A human toe cocktail, Iceland's penis museum, and the most painful place for a bee sting
If you're ever in Dawson City, Yukon and someone asks you if you want a Sourtoe Cocktail, consider your answer carefully. The Sourtoe Cocktail a glass of booze with a real human toe in it. And, if you decide to give it a try, then sip carefully. Because the toe has been swallowed. More than once.

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3-metre snake found on couch by mother and son in Midland, Ontario

3-metre snake found on couch by mother and son in Midland, Ontario

It was supposed to be another lazy Sunday evening in front of the TV, but Rachel Leck and her son Xavier had a surprise visitor joining them on the couch. The unwanted guest? A three-metre snake.

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