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  1. In-N-Out Burger Fans Go Animal-Style on AlamedaRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | Eater

    Residents of the Bay Area, starved for In-N-Out's classic fast-food fare, are flocking to the restaurant's newest location in Alameda. The new outpost of the chain opened yesterday, to the delight of many residents, despite the city's concerns that the tasty burgers might become a magnet for crime .

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  2. Vietnam vets' nightmares may unlock hidden link to dementiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Stars and Stripes

    David Hay was almost out of ammunition when a rocket-propelled grenade exploded in the turret of his Centurion tank in the rubber plantation village of Binh Ba, Vietnam, spraying shrapnel into the 21-year-old radio operator's body. That was 46 years ago, and while the flesh-wounds healed within weeks, Hay had nightmares and bouts of depression for decades.

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  3. Your Guide to Bay Area Kayak Camping: Tomales Bay & BeyondRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | 7x7

    You may have kayaked, and you may have camped, but what happens when you combine the two together? We won't spoil it for you, but we can say that it's pretty damn magical, and very much worth the exploring and planning . First thing's first, Tomales Bay is where it's at when it comes to kayak camping in the Bay Area.

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  4. Armenian WW II veterans to participate in 'War Veterans Friendship Train against Nazism' eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Arka News Agency

    YEREVAN, May 15. / ARKA /. Viktor Rebets, the head of the South Caucasus Railway, a Russian company operating Armenia's railroads, had a meeting today with Armenian World War II veterans who will participate in a special event called "War Veterans Friendship Train against Nazism," organized by the state-owned Russian Railways.

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  5. Vision for Crissy Field balances subtlety, spectacleRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | San Francisco Chronicle

    A rendering of the future West overlook with a cantilevered walkway, among the options that have surfaced in the emerging vision for 13 acres of parkland to be created above San FranciscoA*s Crissy Field. A design option for the Presidio parkland leading from Crissy Field to the Main Post: terraced landscaped seating leading up to walk along a new bluff.

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  6. Neighbors, city brace for bad behavior at Bay to BreakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | San Francisco Chronicle

    Shelley Riedstra who fears for her petunias, puts yellow caution tape around her flower beds on May 15, 2015 in San Francisco, CA. She is preparing for the Bay to Breakers race on Sunday.

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  7. Russia Will Not Backtrack on Kosovo, FM Says in SerbiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Sofia News Agency

    Serbian Minister of Foreign Affairs Ivica Dacic , welcomes Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov during their meeting in Belgrade, Serbia, May 14, 2015. EPA/BGNES Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has told Serbian counterpart Ivica Dacic his country would only back solutions on Kosovo that are in line with UNSC Resolution 1244.

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  8. 8 Must-See Experiences on Moscow's Museum NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | The St. Petersburg Times

    On Saturday, more than 200 of Moscow's museums, galleries, exhibition rooms and art centers will keep their doors open until the early hours of the morning, welcoming visitors free of charge to see their usual exhibits and putting on special after-hours events. The Moscow Times has combed through the extensive listings to find the best offerings for everyone who wants to take advantage of the unique chance to see the city in a different light.

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  9. Abe may meet close Putin aide on latter's trip to cultural festival next weekRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | Xinhuanet

    Japan ese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is mulling the idea of holding talks with Russia n Chairman of the State Duma, Sergey Naryshkin, a close aide to Russian President Vladimir Putin , during his trip to Japan scheduled for next week, government sources said Friday. According to the sources, the potential meeting, requested by Moscow, has not yet been green-lit by the Japanese side as Naryshkin, Russia's lower house speaker, has been sanctioned by the U.S. and Europe over Russia's actions on Crimea last year.

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  10. Dmitry Rogozin: The first MS-21 will perform its maiden flight in the second quarter of 2016Read the original story

    Friday May 15 | Avia.Ru

    The first MS-21 will perform its maiden flight in the second quarter of 2016 in Irkutsk, Dmitry Rogozin said. Deputy Chairman of the Russian government visited Irkutsk Aviation Plant and held a meeting dedicated to the status of MS-21 project.

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  11. How to take amazing travel photos? Slow downRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Stuff.co.nz

    I wasn't so surprised at Dan Westergren's reaction when I suggested that people tend to take too many photographs while travelling. He is a photographer, after all.

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  12. Smile For A Lifetime Fundraiser - 2015 American Association of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | PRWeb

    Good at numbers, guessing games and estimating? Guessing Game Fundraiser, Proceeds to Benefit S4L that Provides Orthodontic Treatment to Underserved Youth! Smile for a Lifetime Foundation , attendees of the American Association of Orthodontist's Conference will be able to enter a game of skill, guessing how many M&M's are in a jar, for a chance to win an IPad Air or a $100.00 dollar Starbucks gift card. Stop by our Booth at the Moscone Center in the concourse area.

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  13. SFMTA Says It's Just Getting Started on Protected Bike LanesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | StreetsBlog.org

    Mayor Lee rides with SFMTA Sustainable Streets Director Tom Maguire and SFBC Executive Director Noah Budnick on Valencia Street this morning. Photo: Volker Neumann, SFBC City officials gathered for another Bike to Work Day rally at City Hall today to cheer for bicycling, celebrating a 206 percent jump in ridership since 2006, according to a new annual bike count released by the SFMTA today .

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  14. Movers & Shakers: Corte Madera accountant receives honorary doctorate from Golden Gate UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Marin Independent Journal

    Christian Frederiksen, a Corte Madera certified public accountant and business adviser, received an honorary doctorate this month from his alma mater of Golden Gate University in San Francisco. Frederiksen graduated from Golden Gate University in 1966 and went on to win the John F. Forbes medal for the highest CPA exam score in California.

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  15. A Complete Guide to Bay to Breakers for Someone Who's Never Been to Bay to BreakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | San Francisco Magazine

    That's, like, really soon. Yeah. So if you're running, don't party too much on Saturday night.

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  16. Candlestick Park demolition continues to progressRead the original story

    Wednesday May 13 | Construction & Demolition Recycling

    Demolition of San Francisco's Candlestick Park is about halfway complete, according to Bay Area media reports. Oakland, California-based Silverado Demolition is performing the demolition, which began in early February.

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  17. the space between | Looking at the Mideast through muralsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | The Jewish News Weekly

    In a quiet room at the University of San Francisco, several undergraduates are studying a noisy conflict. In a new class simply called "Special Topics: Israeli and Palestinian Art," professor Paula Birnbaum enables art history students to view the conflict through the lens of contemporary art.

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  18. Trailed by Cameras, Immigration Activists Walk AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Mission Local

    On March 9th, 2012, a group of undocumented youth and a few allies took a walk across the Golden Gate Bridge. They continued past Oakland, through Utah, Kansas, and Kentucky, until, eight grueling months later, they arrived in Washington DC, carrying little more than a Native American spirit stick they'd received in the Mission District's Secret Garden.

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  19. Tango will sell items from Wal-Mart and an Alibaba marketplace in its messaging appRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Internet Retailer

    B2B e-commerce is larger than retail e-commerce in transaction volume. Read key data on industry sales, trends in marketing and web content, technology investment, and more.

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  20. Best Bay to Breakers photos over the yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | SFGate

    People in costume rejoiced in their making it to the top of the hill. The annual Bay to Breakers event in San Francisco, Calif.

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