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  1. S.F. through Italian eyes in Andrea Ponsi's 'Perceptions'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | SFGate

    In 2010, architect Andrea Ponsi published a unique and by many readers treasured introduction to the city where he has lived and worked since 1989: "Florence: A Map of Perceptions." It consists of journal-like entries, occasionally noting Florence's most celebrated features and sites but just as frequently describing in words and lightly handled watercolor illustrations aspects of Florence most striking to him personally.

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  2. 8 SF-Based Movies & TV Shows You Can Watch On Netflix TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | The Bold Italic

    It's time to participate in our nation's favorite regional pastime, binge watching. But let's not binge watch aimlessly, friends, let's show some love for good old SF.

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  3. Delphi Plans Self-Driving Car DemoRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | American Society for Quality

    Delphi Automotive aims to demonstrate its growing prowess in self-driving cars with what it bills as the "longest automated drive ever attempted in North America" - a 5,633km coast-to-coast excursion in a specially rigged Audi SQ5 that will mostly drive itself. Delphi, one of the largest suppliers of automotive electronics and safety systems, is using the long journey in the Audi crossover to acquire real-world data from a sophisticated array of cameras, radar and lidar - a laser mapping technology - as well as wireless connected-vehicle technology.

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  4. Russia must stop wiping spits from the West - expertRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Pravda

    In response to Western black lists, Moscow is working on its own black list that includes as many as 200 foreign officials and policy-makers, as well as anti-Russian public figures. Sixty of them are US citizens, the Izvestia newspaper reports with reference to a source at the Russian Foreign Affairs Ministry.

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  5. A Self-Driving Audi Is About To Make History [VIDEO]Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | The Daily Caller

    An Audi SUV outfitted with self-driving technology from developer Delphi is about to make a record-setting trip from San Francisco to New York - the longest ever by an autonomous vehicle in North America. The SQ5 outfitted with the latest version of Delphi tech demonstrated at CES 2015 will leave from the Golden Gate Bridge on March 22 and travel 3,500 miles to New York, all the while carrying six engineers charged with collecting valuable data.

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  6. Russia wants everyone to think it's building this absurd and massive super-planeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Russia's proposed new military transport will be a behemoth of an aircraft - assuming such a plane can even fly, and if Russia is even vaguely serious about actually building it. According to Kremlin propaganda outfit RT citing design specifications from Russia's Military-Industrial Commission, the new PAK TA transport will have the improbable ability to achieve supersonic flight while carrying massive payloads.

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  7. Recent Trip Ends in San Francisco: What's BrewingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Cleveland.com

    MEDINA, Ohio: My husband Phil and I spent the last few days of our recent vacation in the busy city of San Francisco. We did the usual tourist activities - we visited Alcatraz, rode a cable car, ate seafood in several different restaurants, took a ferry from Sausalito to the city, and enjoyed the city life.

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  8. Putin's Dangerous Visit To ArmeniaRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | Groong

    PUTIN'S DANGEROUS VISIT TO ARMENIA Hakob Badalyan, Political Commentator Comments - 19 March 2015, 14:59 During the time when the Russian president Vladimir Putin was underground his only communication with the outer world was his telephone conversation with Serzh Sargsyan during which Putin actually threatened Armenia. Provided his 2 December 2013 visit to Armenia, his announcement to visit Armenia on April 24 is but a threat.

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  9. Most asylum seekers from Serbia travel to GermanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | B92

    Citizens of Serbia most often seek asylum in Germany, Jelena Vasiljevic, assistant to the Border Police Directorate head, stated on Thursday. Vasiljevic told Belgrade-based TV Pink that according to the 2014 data around 16,000 citizens of Serbia have sought asylum in Germany, around 1,500 in Sweden and around a hundred in the territories of Belgium and Switzerland.

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  10. 10 restaurants to take tourists in San FranciscoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | SFGate

    Tourists are somewhat different from you and me. It's not that they don't love food, but their agenda is usually packed with other adventures, and dining out isn't at the top of the list .

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  11. This Week in Travel Startup Funding: Shuddle, Oktogo and MoreRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | Skift

    Each week we create a roundup of travel startups that have received or announced funding that week. The total amount raised this week was a little more than $25.5 million.

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  12. General Motors Keeps Moving Forward In Rough WatersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Seeking Alpha

    Despite a weak European economic backdrop, the company still manages to be propped up by the strength here at home. The company is shutting down its facility in St. Petersburg, Russia for the time being due to the extremely poor economic conditions there.

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  13. Candidate Andy Israel explains Aspen residency statusRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | The Aspen Times

    When well-known traveler Andy Israel announced his candidacy for an open Aspen City Council seat this month, it was inevitable that some would question his city residency status. His hometown Detroit; La Jolla, California; San Francisco; South America and Southeast Asia are just a few of the places Israel has spent recent summers, but the local blogger at AspenSpin.com and financial consultant said Aspen, where he's lived for the past 12 winters, is his home.

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  14. S7 Airlines launches flights from SurgutRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Avia.Ru

    S7 Airlines, member of oneworld global alliance, announced the launch of new flights from Surgut to Novosibirsk, Samara and Ufa. "The schedule allows operating two new convenient transit flights: Novosibirsk Samara and Novosibirsk Ufa with minimum stops in Surgut.

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  15. Ex-prime minister Hatoyama defies Tokyo, defends referendum in Crimea as constitutionalRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 11 | The Japan Times

    Former Prime Minister Yukio Hatoyama, visiting Crimea despite criticism from Tokyo, on Wednesday held talks with Crimean leader Sergey Aksyonov in Simferopol, the peninsula's main city. According to media reports, Hatoyama expressed his view during the talks that Japan should "normalize" its relations with Russia by lifting its sanctions against the country.

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  16. Soprano Brightman to Hit New High Note with Space Station TripRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Chosun Ilbo

    After a stellar career ranging from the disco hit "I Lost My Heart to a Starship Trooper" to global success in "Phantom of the Opera", British soprano Sarah Brightman is preparing for a unique performance: a live concert from space. Brightman, 54, will be the eighth space tourist, and first professional singer, traveling as one of a three-person team to the International Space Station in a Soyuz space rocket that will launch from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on Sept.

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  17. Sarah Brightman to perform live concert from spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    After a stellar career ranging from the disco hit "I Lost My Heart to a Starship Trooper" to global success in "Phantom of the Opera", British soprano Sarah Brightman is preparing for a unique performance: a live concert from space. Brightman, 54, will be the eighth space tourist, and first professional singer, traveling as one of a three-person team to the International Space Station in a Soyuz space rocket that will launch from the Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on Sept.

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  18. Tin Hat Takes A Final BowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | KQED

    We haven't heard the last from Tin Hat, the insistently uncategorizable chamber ensemble that came together as Tin Hat Trio in San Francisco in 1997. But the band has announced that a brief California tour, concluding with shows Saturday at Berkeley's Freight & Salvage and Sunday afternoon at the Dance Palace in Pt.

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  19. A Travel Show For Your Favorite Weird-Museum And Dance EnthusiastRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 11 | WNYC-AM New York

    When we get to talking about HBO and Sling, about cord-cutting and the future of television, we tend to focus on the advantages of being able to pick out only the core channels you watch most; the ones you know you love. Now and then, though, I'm glad for the vast array of channels that are trying different things with different people, serving audiences smaller than the ones for football and Cutthroat Kitchen .

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  20. Rumor Mill: Nate Allen Visiting RaidersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Philadelphia Eagles

    Unrestricted free agent safety Nate Allen is visiting Oakland on Wednesday, per John Middlekauff, a former scout for the Eagles and currently a radio host and analyst out of San Francisco. Allen was the Eagles' second-round pick in 2010 out of South Florida and re-signed with the team last offseason on a one-year deal.

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