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New Sochi circuit wins FIA seal of approval

Russia's new Sochi Formula One circuit has been cleared to host the country's first grand prix in October after a rave review from the sport's governing body.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Daily Mail

Russia's 'Star City' where cosmonauts have trained for 50 years

Few outsiders have ever seen it with their own eyes - but one photographer has now gained rare access to the heart of the Russian space programme.

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PR-inside.com

Model Grand Opening at Summit 800 in San Francisco This Saturday & Sunday, August 23 and 24

This is a chance to tour the models, enjoy refreshments and experience a higher level of living.

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Hispanic Business

Mexican Museum Partners With Universidad Nacional

The Mexican Museum is partnering with Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico in Mexico City to bring Mexican artists-in-residence to San Francisco, the museum announced Wednesday.

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Reuters

Pity Moscow's gourmands as Putin's sanctions bite deep

I find Vladimir Putin annoying at the best of times, but this month my distaste has blossomed into unbridled loathing.

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Related Topix: Travel, Europe Travel, Moscow, Russia Travel, Vladimir Putin, Life, Food, Dining, Dessert, Brownies, Baked Goods, Russia, World News, Asia

SFGate

12 places to find public art in San Francisco

Three public artworks by Ugo Rondinone can be seen in the new plaza at 555 mission street in San Francisco, California, Oct. 31, 2008.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Missourian

Patricia "Dale" Oberer, May 16, 1937 - Aug. 17, 2014, of Columbia

She graduated from University of Missouri with a Bachelors in General Studies and a Master of Arts in Journalism.

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Examiner.com

A Robin Williams tunnel? San Francisco residents want tunnel renamed after actor

Robin Williams fans are still looking for ways to honor the late, great actor and it appears that there is a possibility it might be a tunnel in that is in the San Francisco area.

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SFGate

Pop-Up Gay Bar creates instant community out of chaos

We have re-imagined our design in a bold new way. Before we roll it out for everyone, we are giving select readers an opportunity to try out the new design.

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The Baltimore Sun

As Russian food import ban bites, trucks lose, shipping wins

Team Niinivirta, a Finnish family-run transportation firm, turned 60 this year, but its third-generation managers now don't know if the business will see Christmas, because of Russia's new ban on European food imports.

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Related Topix: Finland, World News, Agriculture, Science

Pravda

Nizhny Novgorod opens new international flight to Helsinki with Finnair

In the Nizhny Novgorod region, a new international flight was launched. An Embraer E90 that can carry 100 passengers now conducts flights from Nizhny Novgorod to Helsinki on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays.

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Groong

ANKARA: Turkish Embassy In Moscow Targeted In Gun Attack

TURKISH EMBASSY IN MOSCOW TARGETED IN GUN ATTACK Hurriyet Daily News, Turkey Aug 18 2014 Nerdun HACIOÄ~^LU MOSCOW An attacker opened fire with a rifle on the Turkish Embassy in Moscow early Aug. 18, but no casualties were reported.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

SFGate

How gentrified is your neighborhood (circa 1985)?

Devin McCutcheon, a UCLA grad student focusing on San Francisco history, recently unearthed a quiz titled "Has your neighborhood become upscale?" clipped from the September 19, 1985, edition of the Chronicle .

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SFGate

Panama Pacific International Exposition centennial exhibit

We have re-imagined our design in a bold new way. Before we roll it out for everyone, we are giving select readers an opportunity to try out the new design.

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Buenos Aires Herald

Europe shares rally as fear of Ukrainian escalation eases

In what may be a breakthrough in Ukraine's campaign against pro-Moscow separatists, government forces raised their national flag over a police station in the city of Luhansk that was for months under rebel control.

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PanArmenian Network

Armenian man opens fire at Turkish embassy in Moscow

PanARMENIAN.Net - An Armenian national opened fire with a rifle at the Turkish embassy in Moscow, Russia, on Monday, Aug 18 morning, Cihan news agency reported.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

Wall St. Cheat Sheet

Sweet Heat Relief: 5 Destinations Keeping Temperatures Cool

It's easy to pine for warm weather in the dead of winter - but it becomes much harder to appreciate the heat once your thermometer tops 90 degrees Fahrenheit.

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English Dong-A

Korean-Russians pull off unification drive

An auto trek rally team commemorating the 150th anniversary of Koreans moving to Russia has passed North Korea and arrived in South Korea on August 16. This is a first time a team has driven an automobile through Siberia and visited both Koreas.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

Art Daily

The Mexican Museum announces partnership with UNAM

The Mexican Museum , the premier West Coast museum of Mexican, Mexican-American, Chicano, Latin American and Latino art, culture and heritage, announces that it is embarking on a unique partnership with Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico in Mexico City that will, among other things, bring Mexican artists in residence to San Francisco.

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BBC News

A country where toilet paper is rarer than partridge

Years after the collapse of the USSR, Cuba remains a bastion of communism, central planning... and shortages of basic goods.

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