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  1. The art of the ArcticRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | New Fillmore

    IMAGES OF THE NORTH gallery at 2036 Union Street may be small in size, but its collection is rich in artistry and giant in vision. "Inuit art is magical," says owner Lesley Leonhardt of the art she presents capturing the Arctic landscape and culture.

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  2. 'Clear' Airport Security Fast Lane Coming To AT&T EntranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | CBS Local

    The program that lets frequent flyers slip through airport security faster will also speed baseball fans to their seats at AT&T Park. The CLEAR $179 trusted traveler program, which operates at nine airports nationwide, will be available at the Marina Gate before Tuesday night's game.

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  3. Indonesian Fisherman Becomes First Ever CORAL Conservation Prize...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | PressReleasePoint

    Nyoman Sugiarta, a fisherman from Bali, has been selected by the Coral Reef Alliance as the inaugural 2014 CORAL Conservation Prize winner. Sugiarta will receive $20,000 for his leadership and dedication protecting coral reefs, and will travel to the United States later this month to collect his prize.

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  4. Freshwater Lake Baikal turning into swamp, ecologists sayRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Big News Network.com

    IRKUTSK, Russia -- Russia's Lake Baikal, the deepest body of freshwater on earth, is becoming a swamp due to pollution, ecologists warned. Scientists meeting in Irkutsk, Russia, near Siberia's Angara River, which drains the lake, said tons of liquid waste from tourist camps and marine transport are being dumped into the lake.

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  5. Oakland Athletics Release 2015 ScheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Swingin' A's

    Apr 4, 2014; Cleveland, OH, USA; General view of the bases with the opening day logo prior to a game between the Cleveland Indians and the Minnesota Twins at Progressive Field. Mandatory Credit: David Richard-USA TODAY Sports .

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  6. Cooking Channel to Premiere New Series Offbeat Eats with Jim Stacy, 10/17Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Chef Jim Stacy is known for doing things his way, whether it is his clever takes on traditional foods or his famous corndogs - the Fryinstein Monster and The Bananas Foster Corndog. Now Cooking Channel takes viewers inside the head of this eccentric trailblazer with Offbeat Eats with Jim Stacy, premiering Friday, October 17th at 9:30pm ET/6:30pm PT.

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  7. PM meets with representatives of Chinese companiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | B92

    PM Aleksandar Vueiae on Tuesday began his visit to China with meetings with representatives of major Chinese companies interested in investing in Serbia. According to reports China's CRCC is ready to build in three years a fast Belgrade-Budapest railway line, and in addition to infrastructure, Chinese companies are interested in investing in energy and telecommunications.

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  8. Swords to Plowshares Associate Wins Local & National Awards; Set...Read the original story

    Tuesday Sep 9 | PRWeb

    Swords to Plowshares congratulates its own Kevin Miller for being named both a California Local Leader and a National Leadership Award winner by Americorps Alums, the alumni organization for graduates of Americorps VISTA . "Being a combat veteran, there's a lot of stigma attached to that and it's tough to find employment.

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  9. EU adopts new sanctions against Russia amid Ukraine crisis - The Baltic TimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | The Baltic Times

    The European Union has agreed on new sanctions against Russia but is waiting a "few days" before implementing them, EU President Herman Van Rompuy said on Monday. He indicated that "this will leave time for an assessment of the implementation of the [Ukraine] ceasefire agreement and the peace plan."

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  10. Russia's deputy foreign minister visits BelgradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | B92

    Relations between Serbia and Russia are "on a high level," Serbian FM Ivica Daeiae and visiting Russian Deputy FM Gennady Gatilov agreed on Monday. Daeiae and Gatilov " discussed matters related to further promotion of cooperation within the United Nations and other international organizations," said a statement from the Serbian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

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  11. Forensic training center at Police AcademyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | B92

    A forensic training center was opened at the Serbian Police Academy on Tuesday, equipped through a EUR 540,000 donation from Sweden. The center sports the latest equipment for general and specialist forensic training.

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  12. Rockies catch a break on 2015 schedule with no long trips back eastRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | Denver Post

    At first glance, it appears that the baseball gods just might have granted the Rockies a small favor next year. Perhaps it's a "make good" for the injuries they inflicted on the Rockies this season.

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  13. S.F. supervisor seeks to phase out fleet, use car sharingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | San Francisco Chronicle

    Mawuli Tugbenyoh, aide to Supervisor Malia Cohen, locates the car he checked out from San Francisco's fleet at City Hall. Photo: Lea Suzuki, The Chronicle San Francisco's fleet of Toyota Priuses could be phased out by 2027 under Supervisor Mark Farrell's plan to reduce expenses.

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  14. Historical Mission mural's message still vividRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | SFGate

    O'Brien Thiele and Miranda Bergman assemble scaffolding while restoring their mural "Culture Contains the Seed of Resistance that Blossoms into the Flower of Liberation," originally painted in 1984. Photo: Lea Suzuki, The Chronicle Thiele wipes charcoal marks from the mural, which depicts a turbulent period in Central American history.

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  15. Bay Area commuters struggling through heavier trafficRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | KTVU Oakland

    If you feel like you're stuck in traffic more often when commuting around the Bay Area lately, you aren't alone. Caltrans traffic statistics show a 16 percent increase over last year in the volume of cars on Highway 24 between Oakland and Walnut Creek.

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  16. UCD foes: now they see Jermale, now they don'tRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 7 | Davis Enterprise

    UCD speedster Jermale Jefferson slips a Fort Lewis defender in the Aggies' 52-17 win Saturday. Jefferson ran for 122 yards and two long touchdowns.

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  17. 15 Things To Do In The Bay Area, Mostly Free - Week Of September 8th-September 14thRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | CBS Local

    Hi, it's Jayn with another 15 things you can do in the Bay Area. 1 - The Giants take on the Arizona Diamondbacks at AT&T Park in San Francisco, Thursday, September 11th.

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  18. Golden Gate Bridge Tourism Becomes Urgent Traffic MatterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | CBS Local

    One of the Bay Area's most popular attractions has also become one of the region's biggest traffic headaches due to increasing numbers of tourists. A visit to the Golden Gate Bridge is included every tourist guidebook-not just to see the span but to take in views of the Bay, Alcatraz and the San Francisco skyline.

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  19. Lake Baikal, world's deepest body of freshwater, is turning into swamp - ecologistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | Russia Taday

    The world's oldest and deepest body of freshwater, Lake Baikal, is turning into a swamp, Russian ecologists warn. They say that tons of liquid waste from tourist camps and water transport vehicles is being dumped into the UNESCO protected lake.

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  20. 6 rules of shopping at warehouse storesRead the original story

    Monday Sep 8 | WTOP-FM Washington

    You have to spend money to make money, as the old business axiom goes. But in some instances, you also have to spend money to save money.

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