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Conservation Organizations Team Up For Quail

Posted: 04/17/2014 - The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) at its meeting today near Tallahassee announced a partnership with three other conservation organizations to help the northern bobwhite (quail) and youth shooting programs in Florida and Georgia.

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  • Rescuers rush to reach hundreds in SKorean ferry
    MOKPO, South Korea (AP) -- Rescuers scrambled to find hundreds of ferry passengers still missing Friday and feared dead, as fresh questions emerged about whether quicker action by the captain of the doomed ship could have saved lives....
  • 6 killed, 9 missing in avalanche on Everest
    KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) -- An avalanche swept the slopes of Mount Everest on Friday along a route used to climb the world's highest peak, killing at least six Nepalese guides and leaving nine missing, officials said....
  • White House updating online privacy policy
    A new Obama administration privacy policy released Friday explains how the government will gather the user data of online visitors to WhiteHouse.gov, mobile apps and social media sites, and it clarifies that online comments, whether tirades or tributes, are in the open domain....
  • Chinese relatives pray over lost Malaysian plane
    PERTH, Australia (AP) -- Six weeks into the extensive search for the lost Malaysia Airlines plane without so much as a piece of debris yet found, several Chinese relatives met Friday to pray for spouses who never came home, while begging for answers that could end their misery of not knowing....
  • Remembering an officer slain after bombs went off
    BOSTON (AP) -- Like many other youngsters, Sean Collier wanted to be a police officer. Unlike most, he brought that dream to life - and then died doing it, becoming a central character in one of the most gripping manhunts the nation has ever seen....
  • Remembering an officer slain after bombs went off
    BOSTON (AP) -- Like many other youngsters, Sean Collier wanted to be a police officer. Unlike most, he brought that dream to life - and then died doing it, becoming a central character in one of the most gripping manhunts the nation has ever seen....
  • White House updating online privacy policy
    A new Obama administration privacy policy released Friday explains how the government will gather the user data of online visitors to WhiteHouse.gov, mobile apps and social media sites, and it clarifies that online comments, whether tirades or tributes, are in the open domain....
  • Views differ of imam accused in terror case
    NEW YORK (AP) -- An Egyptian imam who led a London mosque more than a dozen years ago was portrayed in opening statements at his terrorism trial as an enthusiastic supporter of al-Qaida by a prosecutor and as a reasonable man who helped authorities in England keep people calm by his defense attorney....
  • Student struggles to recount fatal truck-bus crash
    ORLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Most of the 911 calls from witnesses to last week's fiery truck-bus collision that killed 10 were matter of fact. Then there was the one from a passenger: With shrieks in the background, the student struggled to recount how a truck came roaring toward them....
  • Late sign-ups improve outlook for Obama health law
    WASHINGTON (AP) -- A surge of eleventh-hour enrollments has improved the outlook for President Barack Obama's health care law, with more people signing up overall and a much-needed spark of interest among young adults....
  • Rescuers rush to reach hundreds in SKorean ferry
    MOKPO, South Korea (AP) -- Rescuers scrambled to find hundreds of ferry passengers still missing Friday and feared dead, as fresh questions emerged about whether quicker action by the captain of the doomed ship could have saved lives....
  • 6 killed, 9 missing in avalanche on Everest
    KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) -- An avalanche swept the slopes of Mount Everest on Friday along a route used to climb the world's highest peak, killing at least six Nepalese guides and leaving nine missing, officials said....
  • Chinese relatives pray over lost Malaysian plane
    PERTH, Australia (AP) -- Six weeks into the extensive search for the lost Malaysia Airlines plane without so much as a piece of debris yet found, several Chinese relatives met Friday to pray for spouses who never came home, while begging for answers that could end their misery of not knowing....
  • Transcript of conversation between ferry, shore
    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- Following is the transcript released by the Ministry of Ocean and Fisheries of the conversation between Jeju Vessel Traffic Services Center (VTS) on Jeju Island and The Sewol, the ferry that sank on Wednesday. The original transcript is in Korean and the translation was done by The Associated Press. It starts off from the first distress call made by the ferry:...
  • Ukrainian unity on display with peaceful rallies
    MARIUPOL, Ukraine (AP) -- Thousands gathered for peaceful demonstrations Thursday in at least four eastern cities to denounce Russia for its perceived meddling in Ukrainian affairs, a day after the most lethal clash so far killed three pro-Russian activists....
  • Venture investments highest since 2001
    NEW YORK (AP) -- Funding for U.S. startup companies soared 57 percent in the first quarter to a level not seen since 2001, as venture capitalists piled more money into a growing number of deals, according to a report due out Friday....
  • Wal-Mart jumps into the money transfer biz, loudly
    NEW YORK (AP) -- Wal-Mart is delving deeper into financial services at its stores and shaking up the money transfer business....
  • Brewers seeks to rekindle Belgium's love of beer
    DWORP, Belgium (AP) -- The ruby lettering on the front of the old corner pub "In de Welkom" has peeled almost beyond recognition. Owner Leza Wauters, a tough 87-year-old, is holding on to her business but can't say how much longer. Sooner or later, yet another bar with a warm "Welcome" will be gone....
  • Aereo CEO speaks on future of company, industry
    NEW YORK (AP) -- The future of Aereo, an online service that provides over-the-air TV channels, hinges on a battle with broadcasters that goes before the U.S. Supreme Court next week....
  • Cyber cops: Target hackers may take years to find
    WASHINGTON (AP) -- Secret Service investigators say they are close to gaining a full understanding of the methods hackers used to breach Target's computer systems last December....
  • White House updating online privacy policy
    A new Obama administration privacy policy released Friday explains how the government will gather the user data of online visitors to WhiteHouse.gov, mobile apps and social media sites, and it clarifies that online comments, whether tirades or tributes, are in the open domain....
  • Aereo CEO speaks on future of company, industry
    NEW YORK (AP) -- The future of Aereo, an online service that provides over-the-air TV channels, hinges on a battle with broadcasters that goes before the U.S. Supreme Court next week....
  • Facebook rolls out location-sharing feature
    NEW YORK (AP) -- Facebook users in the U.S. will soon be able to see which of their friends are nearby using a new feature the company is launching on Thursday....
  • Cyber cops: Target hackers may take years to find
    WASHINGTON (AP) -- Secret Service investigators say they are close to gaining a full understanding of the methods hackers used to breach Target's computer systems last December....
  • Record labels sue Pandora over older songs
    NEW YORK (AP) -- Major record labels are suing Internet radio giant Pandora for copyright infringement for using songs recorded before 1972 without paying license fees....
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