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Ashes loss fuelling Mitch Marsh's desire

SBS - ‎14 hours ago‎
Marsh has been working tirelessly on his batting since the 2015 Ashes, when he claimed Shane Watson's place in Australia's Test XI but tallied 48 runs from five digs.
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Top 10 facts about ashes - ‎8 hours ago‎
The name of Ash Wednesday comes from the practice of placing ashes from palm branches on the heads of Christian worshippers, blessing them with the words “remember that you are dust, and to dust you shall return”.
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Ashes failure, more than trans-Tasman furore, fuelling Mitch Marsh

InDaily - ‎10 hours ago‎
The fact the allrounder's dismissal was such a turning point in the topsy-turvy clash highlighted his recent development. Marsh has been working tirelessly on his batting since the 2015 Ashes, when he claimed Shane Watson's place in Australia's Test XI ...
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Perth woman's ashes sent skywards

Perth Now - ‎Feb 7, 2016‎
“She came to us last year and said she wanted her ashes to go up in fireworks and we thought `ok this is quite unusual' and thought that was possibly something we could do,” Mr Nunn told ABC radio.

Quebec looking at law to limit scattering of ashes

CTV News - ‎5 hours ago‎
Quebec is exploring the possibility of instituting a new law that limits the areas where people are allowed to scatter the ashes of their loved ones. The province's proposed Bill 66 bans the dispersal of ashes in various public and private spaces as a ...
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Even devastation can be beautiful in the lush wilderness of Firewatch

A.V. Club (blog) - ‎Feb 8, 2016‎
... of what it was like, how they burned before. Firewatch is a reminder that flames always go out, eventually. What we do next, whether we rebuild on top of those ashes or move on somewhere else, that is the story of who we are and who we aspire to be.

Creating ashes cherished by member of Augusta church

The Augusta Chronicle - ‎11 hours ago‎
Ackerman said that many churches buy ashes, but the ones she has pastored here and in Atlanta always had someone make them.

My story of rising out of the ashes

Trinidad Guardian - ‎6 hours ago‎
Last week some readers were commenting about various ideas of recovery after a mental health crisis. Prompted by the subject of the past few weeks—childhood traumas and adversity—the question kept recurring about our current inability to readily ...

Widow says Canada Post mishandled husband's cremated remains

Montreal Gazette - ‎17 hours ago‎
Michael Carty wanted some of his ashes sent to his beloved homeland, Northern Ireland, and the rest to remain in Montreal. “My husband was torn,” his widow, Shirley Tricker, said on Monday.

Anglican Op Shop rises from the ashes after fire

Clarence Valley Daily Examiner - ‎Feb 4, 2016‎
THE Anglican Diocese Op-Shop and Book Store has begun to rise from the ashes of a devastating arson attack in late-June last year.
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Sergeant Dave Heyhoe gets a tattoo made with the ashes of his dog Treo

Daily Mail - ‎Feb 5, 2016‎
A war veteran has paid tribute to the dog who was by his side in Afghanistan by getting a tattoo made of the animal's ashes on his leg after he passed away. Sergeant Dave Heyhoe, 46, was the handler for Treo, a black Labrador who became known as one of ...

Out From the Ashes: The Burning of Lincoln Chapel

Patheos (blog) - ‎Feb 7, 2016‎
There was not word or look or expression of envy or hatred. told them not to be discouraged; that there were ashes enough there to build another Lincoln chapel.

Diamond ring made from mum's ashes lost - ‎Feb 3, 2016‎
The ring's diamond was created from carbon that was extracted from her mother's cremation ashes. She commissioned the $7000 ring after her mum - Barbara Ackland - died in 2011.

Rising from the ashes: The UAE's insolvency dilemma - ‎Feb 5, 2016‎
In March 2012, Bahrain-headquartered Arcapita Bank became the first company in the Gulf to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings under US legislation.

Transformation plan will see Flint 'rise from the ashes'

LeaderLive - ‎22 hours ago‎
COMMUNITY leaders say they are delighted with the progression of a major project to transform a town. Flint county councillor Ian Roberts said residents will see the town completely transformed by the end of the year.
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David Bowie leaves $100m fortune in will, wanted ashes scattered in Bali

ABC Online - ‎Jan 30, 2016‎
David Bowie's 20-page will has reportedly revealed the music icon wanted his ashes scattered in Bali and his $US100 million fortune shared among his family.

Stuck in transit: Widow finally receives ashes

CTV News - ‎7 hours ago‎
The widow said she is upset Canada Post did not initially inform her that she could not mail her husband's ashes, but is more disappointed that they have treated the matter so lightly.

Book review: Picture book 'Out of the Ashes: From Tabernacle to Temple' shares family's history with Provo Tabernacle

Deseret News - ‎Feb 7, 2016‎
Based on a true story, "Out of the Ashes: From Tabernacle to Temple" is a picture book that shares the story of a violinist who played in the Provo Tabernacle and her family's history in connection with the building.
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Mark Driscoll rises from the ashes in Phoenix (COMMENTARY)

Religion News Service - ‎Feb 5, 2016‎
Controversial megachurch pastor Mark Driscoll resigned from his former church on Oct. 15, 2014. Photo courtesy of Mars Hill Church.
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The People v. O.J. Simpson: "From the Ashes of Tragedy" Review

IGN - ‎Jan 29, 2016‎
The roots of those issues are integral to the series' first episode, "From the Ashes of Tragedy," which premieres Tuesday, February 2nd.