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  1. 'New Girl,' 'Cosmos' win Environmental Media AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Wichita Eagle

    TV's "New Girl," "Parenthood" and "Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey" have been recognized for supporting green initiatives by the Environmental Media Association. Board member Ed Begley, Jr., lauded the Environmental Media Association for encouraging entertainment media to serve as a vehicle to educate the public about environmental concerns.

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  2. California man walks into burning house, rescues strangerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WHAS11

    An unidentified California man has become a hero after he walked into a roaring house fire and rescued a man trapped inside. Amazing cell phone video of a house on fire in Fresno, Calif., shows the man calmly walk towards the house and enter the flames.

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  3. Caltrans Suspends Bay Bridge Repair ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NBC Bay Area

    The California Department of Transportation has suspended a two-month repair project on the Bay Bridge because it caused significant traffic delays on Friday, according to Caltrans spokesman Bob Haus. The expansion joint replacement project on the western span of the Bay Bridge required installation of steel plates on the deck, Haus said.

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  4. Watch Man Walk Into Burning House and Rescue StrangerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | ABC News

    This cell phone video of a house on fire in Fresno, Calif. shows an unidentified man calmly walk towards the house and enter the flames.

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  5. Firefighters rescue stuck burglar from Cali. chimneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | New York Daily News

    For two hours firefighters worked to get a suspected burglar out of a chimney at an Thousand Oaks home on Sunday morning and ultimately used dish soap to release her from one jail to another. The woman escaped one jail - a chimney at a Thousand Oaks, Calif.

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  6. Letters: Students shortchanged by outdated technologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Monterey County Herald

    My husband and I have been listening to a course about historical turning points in American history, and one of those turning points has been how technology, specifically computers, has impacted our country. Educationally, this innovation has stimulated the way we learn and has increased the rigor expected from today's students.

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  7. California's School Reform InsurgencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Wall Street Journal

    California's Democratic Party has long been a wholly owned subsidiary of public unions, but cracks are emerging in a crucial election for state schools superintendent.

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  8. Why Did The Mountain Lion Cross The Freeway? To BreedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WNYC-AM New York

    The big cat - known as P22 to ecologists - somehow made it across two very busy freeways to get there. Mountain lions like solitude, but if P22 wants to find a mate and have some cubs, he'll have to risk his life again in Los Angeles traffic.

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  9. Fighting Back against "Voter ID" LawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Daily Kos

    President Obama can help fight back against Vote Suppression by executive order. He could do it tomorrow if he wished.

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  10. No. 17 Field Hockey Takes Down Cal, 5-1Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Boston College Eagles

    No. 17 Boston College defeated California, 5-1, Sunday afternoon on neutral territory at the University of Louisville. The Eagles are now 11-5 on the season and 2-3 in Atlantic Coast Conference play after their road trip in Kentucky.

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  11. Overcrossing dedicated to fallen MarineRead the original story

    Sunday | Village Life

    The Sky Mote Overcrossing sign stands along eastbound Highway 50 in the shadow of the El Dorado County Veterans Memorial at the Placerville government center. Village Life photo by Shelly Thorene With the recent installation of the Sky Mote overcrossing sign at Fair Lane and eastbound Highway 50, a two-year project of the Placerville Friends of the Veterans Monument was at last realized.

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  12. As Their Wells Run Dry, California Residents Blame Thirsty FarmsRead the original story

    Sunday | WNYC-AM New York

    Imagine flushing the toilet and watching sand come up. That's what happened to Pam Vieira, who lives south of Modesto, Calif.

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  13. Red Cross volunteers lend helping hand to fire victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    With so many wildfires in California this year, the Red Cross is looking for volunteers to help support the fire victims in all areas of California. COVERING WILD FIRES NOW IN THE STATE.

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  14. "Taking back your democracy"Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Daily Kos

    Midterms are notorious for low voter turnout. Everywhere where the GOP has control, they've been working hard to make sure the "wrong kind" of voter turnout is even lower.

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  15. a New Girl,a a Parenthood,a a Cosmos: A Spacetime Odysseya win Environmental Media AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | 680News

    TV's "New Girl," "Parenthood" and "Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey" have been recognized for supporting green initiatives by the Environmental Media Association. Board member Ed Begley, Jr., lauded the Environmental Media Association for encouraging entertainment media to serve as a vehicle to educate the public about environmental concerns.

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  16. 'Water Cops' Hunt For Sprinkler Scofflaws As California Remains Parched By DroughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Switched

    JULY 15: Sprinklers water a lawn in Golden Gate Park on July 15, 2014 in San Francisco, California. As the California drought continues to worsen and voluntary conservation is falling well below the suggested 20 percent, the California Water Resources Control Board is considering a $500 per day fine for residents who waste water on landscaping, hosing down sidewalks and car washing.

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  17. Gov. Brown on Ebola: Let's Not Make the Same Mistakes as TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Breitbart.com

    On Friday, Governor Jerry Brown said in an interview with the San Francisco Chronicle that as California takes steps to prepare for the possibility of Ebola's arrival, the state should avoid making the same mistakes that were made in Texas. The Texas Health Presbyterian hospital in Dallas, where the first Ebola victim in America, Thomas Eric Duncan , died recently, is a private hospital.

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  18. Oregon Ducks reach bowl eligibility, ensure postseason bonuses for coachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | OregonLive.com

    No. 9 Oregon's 45-20 victory against Washington on Saturday evening was worth at least $50,000 to head coach Mark Helfrich. The win was Oregon's sixth, making it bowl-eligible.

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  19. Law students, lawyers help UC Santa Cruz students avoid deportationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Inside Bay Area

    When UC Santa Cruz sophomore Jahir Salinas applied for a temporary reprieve from deportation, he called it his "first step coming out of the darkness, into the light." Salinas, who came to the U.S. from Mexico illegally at the age of 4, was granted a two-year pardon through Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, a federal program passed in 2012.

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  20. Golovkin stops Rubio in second for 18th KO in a rowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | USA Today

    Gennady Golovkin stopped Marco Antonio Rubio in the second round Saturday night, defending his WBA middleweight title with his 18th consecutive stoppage victory. Golovkin stops Rubio in second for 18th KO in a row CARSON, Calif.

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