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3 hrs ago | Pleasanton Weekly

Workshops promote clowning around

Many children, at one point, dream of running away with the circus but they usually lose interest by the time they finish elementary school.

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9 hrs ago | Daily Mail

Tim Robards and Anna Heinrich bemoan the lack of VIP treatment as...

'Don't you know who I am?' Tim Robards and Anna Heinrich bemoan the lack of VIP treatment as they're told to join the queue on American trip They found fame on reality TV in Australia but Tim Robards and Anna Heinrich have discovered their celebrity status doesn't mean much in the USA.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

EurasiaNet

The Two EUs Race to the Finish in the Caucasus

Armenia may now sign on to the Moscow-led Eurasian Union by the end of April, roughly a month before neighboring Georgia is slated to enter a free-trade and political pact with the European Union.

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The Huffington Post

Vladimir Putin Says Alaska Is Too Cold To Annex

Russian President Vladimir Putin quashed the possibility that Russia would annex Alaska while on a question-and-answer call-in show Thursday, adding that the former Russian colony is cold, too.

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The Baltic Times

Russian group calls for annexation of Latgale - The Baltic Times

Seeking to meddle in and destabilize a neighboring country, hooligans in Russia held a rally calling for annexation of part of Latvia.

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SF Sentinel

Dancers' Group in association with Yerba Buena Gardens Festival ...

Dancers' Group in association with Yerba Buena Gardens Festival is pleased to present The Eye of Horus , a series of site-specific solos by Sara Shelton Mann , presented free outdoors at Jessie Square in San Francisco, April 24-May 3. Acclaimed choreographer and teacher Sara Shelton Mann is "an iconoclast who has performed to great acclaim and ... (more)

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SFGate

A look inside reimagined BART cars

BART has plans to put 140 of the reimagined train cars into service in 2017, with more arriving each month until 2023.

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The San Francisco Foghorn

USF Welcomes New President Father Fitz

The presidential search ended last week with the Board of Trustees voting unanimously to elect the Reverend Paul J. Fitzgerald S.J. as the 28th president of the University of San Francisco.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

NinerNoise

San Francisco 49ers Shopping LaMichael James

The San Francisco 49ers are currently shopping LaMichael James after James expressed a dissatisfaction with his current playing time situation in San Francisco, according to Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee.

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CBS Local

'Hippie Hill' Crackdown Expected At SF's Golden Gate Park, 4/20 Festivities

A marijuana user smokes from a bong during a 420 Day celebration on 'Hippie Hill' in Golden Gate Park April 20, 2010 in San Francisco.

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Marin Independent Journal

San Rafael woman wins $30,000 in San Francisco Dream House Raffle

The 32-year-old bartender and College of Marin theater student was recently picked as the early bird winner in the San Francisco Dream House Raffle.

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Bangkok Post

Moldova region urges Russia, EU to recognise independence

Moldova's pro-Russian breakaway region of Transdniestr on Wednesday called on Russia and the international community to recognise its independence, as fears grew that it could become a new flashpoint in East-West tensions.

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Beyond Chron

Heartless Big Soda Terrifies Mom and Pop Businesses

The budget committee of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors is holding a hearing at 1pm today on a proposal to put a 2 cents per ounce sweetened beverage tax on the November ballot.

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EurActiv.com

EU's Crimea sanctions modelled on occupied Palestinian territories

The Commission is close to finalising proposals for economic and trade sanctions regarding Crimea, the Ukrainian peninsula occupied by Russia.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Moscow Festival Ballet brings 'The Sleeping beauty' to Hanover

One hundred years pass quickly in the ballet "The Sleeping Beauty": From Act I to Act II, separated only by an intermission.

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East Bay Express

Why Gentrification Is Not Inevitable

A new comprehensive report on gentrification in Oakland and San Francisco received much attention last week from Bay Area news outlets.

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Contra Costa Times

West Oakland skatepark lacks permits, city support

Daren King traveled from San Francisco to skate the DIY skate park in West Oakland, Calif.

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Bangkok Post

'Criminal' use of force by Ukraine would...

Russian foreign minister Sergei Lavrov on Tuesday warned Kiev against using force to quell pro-Moscow separatists in eastern Ukraine, saying the "criminal" act would undermine talks planned in Geneva.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Marin Independent Journal

Since You Asked: When the travel bug bites, where do you go next?

WE TOOK OUR DRINKS outside by the pool. Rowland dragged an ice chest between our chairs for a table and we sat in utter contentment, enjoying the sun.

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Channelnewsasia.com

Obama confronts Putin in call as crisis escalates

Presidents Barack Obama and Vladimir Putin have confronted one another in telephone talks as a standoff over Ukraine escalated after the CIA chief visited Kiev and a Russian war plane "buzzed" a US destroyer.

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