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  1. A museum-filled weekend planned in Yolo CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | The Daily Democrat

    Heidrick visitors can gaze at the museum's newest collection of five fully functioning passenger buses built to replicate eras of the 1910s and 1920s. The Heidrick Ag Museum and Event Center in Woodland will open its doors on Saturday, welcoming dozens to Free Museum Day, an annual celebration of Yolo County history.

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  2. Photo: San Francisco Giants star Madison Bumgarner shares a beer with Khal Drogo from Game of ThronesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | The Daily Democrat

    Goals RT @hellacmk : Madison Bumgarner drinking a beer with Khal Drogo. Doesn't get much more badass than this duo.

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  3. Biz Break: Kim Kardashian pushes Glu Mobile into Valley's elite, and Katy Perry is nextRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | The Daily Democrat

    Today: Glu Mobile more than doubled its sales in 2014, thanks to a game based on Kim Kardashian, and plans a Katy Perry game as it seeks more success in a celebrity games segment the CEO says it has pioneered. Glu Mobile more than doubled its revenues in 2014, which is likely to push it onto the annual SV150 list of Silicon Valley's largest technology companies for the first time, thanks to a mobile game based on the celebrity's life.

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  4. Israeli conductor collapses at Swiss concert, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 30 | The Daily Democrat

    Yinon was conducting a piece by Richard Strauss on Thursday night when he collapsed, said Marc Reinhardt, a spokesman for the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts, whose students were performing. Reinhardt told The Associated Press on Friday an audience member tried to save Yinon, but he died in the ambulance on his way to a hospital.

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  5. Lawyer says Suge Knight was behind wheel in deadly crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | The Daily Democrat

    A lawyer for Marion "Suge" Knight says the Death Row Records founder was driving a car that struck two men, killing one, in Compton, California. Sheriff's homicide Lt.

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  6. Poll shows giant gap between what public, scientists thinkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | The Daily Democrat

    WASHINGTON >> The American public and U.S. scientists are light-years apart on science issues. And 98 percent of surveyed scientists say it's a problem that we don't know what they're talking about.

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  7. Unmanned drones could play key roles in food supplyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | The Daily Democrat

    Lia Reich, director of marketing with PrecisionHawk, holds up their agricultural and insurance drone, the PrecisionHawk Lancaster, after an event with the Small Unmanned Aerial Vehicles Coalition, at the National Press Club in Washington. Farmers and ranchers are eagerly awaiting the ability to use drones commercially on their land technology that could have benefits for consumers, too.

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  8. Idina Menzel ready for spotlight at Super BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | The Daily Democrat

    Broadway star Idina Menzel says Whitney Houston's rendition of the national anthem is her favorite version, but she's looking to make the song her own this Sunday. Menzel said singing the anthem before Super Bowl 49 is the culmination of a lifelong dream, one forged on Sundays watching football with her father.

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  9. Benedict Cumberbatch sorry for racist remarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | The Daily Democrat

    Benedict Cumberbatch apologized Monday for recently using the term "colored actors" on Tavis Smiley's PBS show, saying he was an "idiot" and "devastated to have caused offense." Ironically, 'The Imitation Game" actor was trying to address racial inequities in acting when he said "I think as far as colored actors go it gets really different in the U.K., and a lot of my friends have had more opportunities here than in the U.K., and that's something that needs to change.

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  10. Julia Roberts making 'Batkid' movieRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | The Daily Democrat

    Miles Scott, known as San Francisco's Batkid, raises his hand after throwing out the first pitch before the San Francisco Giants game against the Arizona Diamondbacks for opening day at AT&T Park in San Francisco, Calif. on Tuesday, April 8, 2014.

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  11. Courtney Love, Frances Bean appear together at SundanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | The Daily Democrat

    Courtney Love and daughter Frances Bean made a rare public appearance together at the premiere of the documentary, "Cobain: Montage of Heck," at the Sundance Film Festival. Love, the widow of Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain, and Frances, their daughter and an executive producer on the film, have had a rocky relationship but presented a united front on the red carpet Friday.

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  12. Britney Spears' ex-boyfriend killed in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | The Daily Democrat

    John Sundahl, 44, was a helicopter pilot for a private contractor transporting officials around the country, according to the Daily Mirror. He was shot down during a flight from Kabul.

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  13. Calvary Baptist Church offers 'relationship workshop'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | The Daily Democrat

    Classes in Woodland will be held Tuesdays from 7 to 8:30 p.m. beginning Tuesday, Jan. 20, at Calvary Baptist Church, 506 Cottonwood St., Woodland. Classes in Esparto will be held Wednesdays from 7 to 8:30 p.m. beginning Wednesday, Jan. 21, at Esperanza Crossing, 16797 County Road 87, Esparto.

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  14. Supreme Court justices won't question Delta smelt protectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | The Daily Democrat

    WASHINGTON >> The Supreme Court has left in place restrictions on water deliveries from California's Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta to protect a tiny, threatened fish. The justices on Monday rejected appeals from farmers in California's Central Valley and urban water districts who had challenged a plan put in place by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to protect the3-inch-long Delta smelt.

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  15. California higher ed funding: Brown holds firm on UC tuition freezeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | The Daily Democrat

    Despite an aggressive play late last year for more state funding, the prized University of California system gained no ground in a budget proposal Gov. Jerry Brown unveiled Friday. The budget plan does not give UC the cash -- roughly $100 million -- in addition to an expected 4 percent increase its leaders demanded to cancel tuition hikes set for next fall.

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  16. Food security, global agriculture focus of UC Davis symposiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | The Daily Democrat

    Taking on the big challenges of food security, sustainable agriculture and global health for a growing global population is the aim of a one-day symposium at UC Davis on Wednesday. Jointly organized with Mars, Incorporated and in collaboration with the Lindau Nobel Laureate Meetings, the symposium marks the official launch of the Innovation Institute for Food and Health, part of the World Food Center at UCD.

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  17. Mike Huckabee trashes Beyonce, Jay Z in new bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | The Daily Democrat

    According to Vanity Fair, Huckabee recently resigned his gig at Fox News show to promote his forthcoming book and explore a potential 2016 run for the White House. If he wins, I have a pretty good idea who won't be lining up to play the inaugural ball.

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  18. Chitresh Das, Indian classical dancer, dies at 70Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | The Daily Democrat

    Chitresh Das, a renowned practitioner and teacher of the kathak form of Indian classical dance, has died. He was 70. The San Francisco-based Chhandam School of Kathak, which Das founded, said in a statement that he died in the San Francisco Bay Area on Sunday after suffering a tear in his aorta.

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  19. Leila Sales' 'This Song Will Save Your Life' gets optionedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | The Daily Democrat

    Leila Sales' breakout young adult novel "This Song Will Save Your Life" may soon have a life far from the page. Tony Award-wining producer Kevin McCollum said Wednesday that he and Emmy Award-nominated producer Michael Novick have optioned the rights to develop the novel for stage and film.

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  20. 2 minor fires set at home where 'Mrs. Doubtfire' was filmedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | The Daily Democrat

    The San Francisco home where the Robin Williams movie "Mrs. Doubtfire" was filmed suffered minimal damage after two small fires were set outside, authorities said Tuesday. The blazes were ignited around 8 p.m. Monday at the residence in the wealthy Pacific Heights neighborhood where the 1993 movie took place, San Francisco police said.

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