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Elijah Strathman flips through a copy of “The Mixed-Up Chameleon,” held by his mother Heather Strathman, in the Great Lakes Aquarium’s Discovery Center on Wednesday. The Strathmans were among the people touring the center after a ribbon-cutting ceremony. Steve Kuchera /
Great Lakes Aquarium discovery center now open
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Debris from an explosion at the construction site at 21st Avenue East and London Road sit on the car Heidi Owens, son Greg and family pet Crosby were in. “I heard it first, then saw it coming at us,” she said of the blast. “The explosion was so strong, I thought we were going to die.” Steve Kuchera /
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A 1922 copy of "The Everyday Song Book," containing lyrics to "Happy Birthday" is part of litigation to free the often-used song from copyright claims because it was published in 1922 - sans copyright notice - before it was registered with the copyright office in 1935. (Christine Mai-Duc/Los Angeles Times/TNS)
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A Minong man was killed Wednesday morning in a single-vehicle rollover crash on U.S. Highway 53 in near Spooner. (Washburn County Sheriff's Office photo)
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A Transportation Security Administration arm patch and shield is seen at Los Angeles International Airport. (2014 file / Reuters)
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Minnesota Twins designated hitter Miguel Sano hits an RBI single in the first inning against Pittsburgh on Tuesday at Target Field. (Jesse Johnson / USA Today Sports)
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