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  1. Hollywood meets Half Moon Bay in contentious year at MavericksRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    SEA >> There won't be a Mavericks big-wave surfing contest in 2015, but there was plenty of behind-the-scenes drama during the competition's first year under new organizer Cartel Management. No storms are expected to push contestworthy ocean swells toward Northern California by Tuesday, when the window in which to hold the contest closes, according to Mark Sponsler, longtime forecaster for Mavericks, one of the world's largest and most-dangerous surf breaks.

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  2. Ex-NFL star Darren Sharper starts acknowledging sex assaultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Removing any doubt that he drugged and raped women, Former NFL star Darren Sharper has taken the first of several steps to own up to sexual assaults in four states that will send him to prison for about nine years. In two separate court cases, Sharper pleaded guilty to sexual assault in Arizona and no contest in California to raping two women he knocked out with a potent sedative mixed with booze.

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  3. The British are coming to late-night: Corden ready to chatRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    He offers a visitor to his modest office at CBS Television City a pillow for an uncomfortable chair. He raids a mini-fridge for drinks, suggesting bottled coffee .

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  4. Third Fridays art walk launches at Capitola MallRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Artists Jen Lomb and Ann Baldwin-May prepare the Capitola Mall space left vacant when RadioShack closed for transformation into a showplace for May's art quilts this Friday. Venues: Kay Jewelers, Children's Museum of Discovery, Super Silver Jewelers, SPCA of Santa Cruz County, Legends Comics, Art of Santa Cruz and vacant storefronts.

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  5. DNA tests help this California shelter speed up dog adoptionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    LOS ANGELES >> A quarter of the dogs taken in by one California animal shelter look like Chihuahuas. So how do you make a pet stand out when it's similar to so many other dogs at the shelter? Check the DNA.

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  6. a Sound of Musica marks 50th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    The 1965 Oscar-winning film adaptation of the Rodgers & Hammerstein musical “The Sound of Music” is celebrating its 50th birthday this year and its star Julie Andrews can't quite believe it. “This is a lovely moment to mark.

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  7. Hearing in Sharper case set for next week in Los AngelesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Lawyers say they are ready for a preliminary hearing next week for former NFL All-Pro safety Darren Sharper on charges that he drugged and raped two women in Los Angeles County. Judge Michael Pastor on Wednesday scheduled the hearing next Tuesday to see if prosecutors have enough evidence to try Sharper.

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  8. Harrison Forda s love of flight marked by mishaps, serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    A small plane lies where it crash-landed on Penmar Golf Course in the Venice area of Los Angeles on Thursday. The course is near the Santa Monica Municipal Airport, just west of a runway.

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  9. Harrison Ford survives crash-landing on golf courseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    When a man battles Darth Vader, Nazis and other evil-doers for work, what does he do for fun? Harrison Ford's answer is found in a pilot's license and the freedom to take to the skies at will. But with adventure comes risk, just as Han Solo, Indiana Jones and other daring movie characters brought to life by Ford realized.

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  10. AP source: Harrison Ford crash-lands plane on golf courseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Harrison Ford crash-landed his vintage airplane at a Los Angeles golf course Thursday, an official said. He suffered moderate injuries and was taken to a hospital.

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  11. LAPD killing of Skid Row robbery suspect triggers investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    LOS ANGELES >> Amid expressions of anger from the black community, an investigation was underway today into the shooting death on skid row of a robbery suspect who allegedly grabbed a patrolman's weapon during a scuffle with several Los Angeles police officers. Three officers, including a sergeant fired their guns in the noon-hour struggle outside the Union Rescue Mission in the center of a homeless community that has grown in population in recent years.

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  12. Review: Moore invigorates dark, messy 'Maps to the Stars'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    "Maps to the Stars" is such a deliriously perfect title for a Hollywood send-up that it's amazing it hasn't been used in that form before. The tritest of all exercises in voyeuristic celebrity worship, that flimsy fold-up guide to the homes of actors and actresses represents the ultimate divide between the "haves" and "have-nots."

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  13. Apple shines the spotlight on high school filmmakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    As red carpet regulars preened on Hollywood's biggest night, a group of up-and-coming filmmakers from the Los Angeles County High School for the Arts got a taste of the spotlight too. During the Academy Awards telecast Sunday, Apple aired an ad highlighting short films made by 10th- and 11th-graders at the Los Angeles school.

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  14. Oscars 2015: a Birdmana wins best pictureRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Julianne Moore accepts the award for best actress in a leading role for ìStill Alice" at the Oscars on Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. It was head over heart at the 87th Academy Awards on a rainy Sunday night in Hollywood.

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  15. High collars and demure gowns on the Oscars red carpetRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    High collars replaced sexy cutouts, and Classic Hollywood in blacks and whites took hold of the Oscars red carpet Sunday night with help from a smoking Saint Laurent worn by Margot Robbie and a heavily pearled look for fashion It girl Lupita Nyong'o. There was a slight show of color.

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  16. Ray Bradbury home's demise has LA re-examining its historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    It was the house where Ray Bradbury wrote "Something Wicked This Way Comes," and when the bulldozer came to knock it down literary scholars and preservationists were aghast. The bright yellow home with the big bay windows where the author lived and worked for 54 years wasn't the first Los Angeles landmark to be flattened of course.

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  17. 'Birdman' scores at Spirit Awards; Michael Keaton wins best actorRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    A day before it may soar at the Oscars, "Birdman" spread its wings at the 30th Independent Film Spirit Awards, winning best picture, best actor for Michael Keaton and best cinematography. The elegantly stitched together backstage comedy came away the big winner at the annual pre-Oscars afternoon celebration of independent film on Saturday.

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  18. Spirit Awards now more than indie appetizer to OscarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    The blur between the Spirit Awards and the Academy Awards - set a day apart on different sides of Los Angeles, with distinctly different dress codes - is nearly complete. Increasingly, the films honored at the Oscars come from the independent world that the Spirit Awards were created to celebrate.

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  19. 'American Horror Story' actor in critical condition after car accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Ben Woolf, from "American Horror Story: Freak Show," was in critical condition Friday at a Los Angeles hospital, after getting clipped by a speeding car's side mirror. The Los Angeles Police Department reportedly told E! News the collision happened at Hollywood Blvd. and Gramercy Place.

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  20. Oakland Raiders propose LA-area stadium, shared with ChargersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    With no long-term stadium deals inked in their hometowns, the Oakland Raiders and San Diego Chargers on Thursday unveiled a proposal under which the bitter AFC West rivals would play on the same field in a stadium outside Los Angeles. In a joint statement released Thursday evening, the teams said they'll still negotiate in 2015 to stay in their current markets, but if no deal is done, they may meet in a privately financed $1.7-billion stadium at a former landfill in Carson, 15 miles south of LA.

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