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Zero Hedge
A Month Of Multiculturalism In France: June 2017a large swathe of the city to become a no-go zone for women. Every night, hundr
Zero Hedge / Posted 19 hours ago
a large swathe of the city to become a no-go zone for women. Every night, hundreds of migrants from Africa and the Middle East line the pavements to form an intimidating gauntlet for women walking from the Gare du Nord and Gare de l'Est railway... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Outbreak of toxic Pfiesteria in 1997 hurt many — but boosted Chesapeake cleanupMarion East, a retired waterman, recalls the “tingling sensation” he felt when
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
Marion East, a retired waterman, recalls the “tingling sensation” he felt when he pulled fish out of the Pocomoke River 20 years ago this summer. “When you put your hands in the water, it was about like you were getting a shock,” the Crisfield man... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
California Editorial RdpAP News | 07/21/17 06:07 AM July 19 The Mercury News on Bay Area Rapid Transp
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 3 days ago
AP News | 07/21/17 06:07 AM July 19 The Mercury News on Bay Area Rapid Transportation's crime transparency: BART officials' arrogance continues to amaze. In recent years, they've tried to hide the true cost of labor contracts, and how money from... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Chad Mayes dares a mighty thing, Donald Trump disses Jeff Sessions, McConnell flailsOhman Holy sees nothing but heat for Vatican Ambassador nominee Callista Gingri
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 days ago
Ohman Holy sees nothing but heat for Vatican Ambassador nominee Callista Gingrich. A hell of a cartoon here. Dan Morain: Assembly Republican leader Chad Mayes’ dared a mighty thing by crossing the party lines and voting with Democrats to extend... Read more
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The Mercury News
Eight California Republicans defy national party line, support climate regulationbetween politics in California and Washington, D.C. “For people like me … we’r
The Mercury News / Posted 6 days ago
between politics in California and Washington, D.C. “For people like me … we’re pretty tired of partisan politics,” said Assembly Republican leader Chad Mayes, R-Yucca Valley, speaking from a stage that he joked he rarely had the chance to stand... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
California takes on Trump again – on internet privacy rulesinternet and cell companies to market personal information harvested from their
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 6 days ago
internet and cell companies to market personal information harvested from their customers without getting permission. Assembly Bill 375, by Assemblyman Ed Chau, D-Arcadia, would put California at odds with the new federal administration just... Read more
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Petluma360.com
Bridge toll increase proposed to fix Bay Area highways, transit systems THE PRESS DEMOCRAT | July 17, 2017, 10:01AM Bay Area voters may get the chan
Petluma360.com / Posted 7 days ago
THE PRESS DEMOCRAT | July 17, 2017, 10:01AM Bay Area voters may get the chance next year to boost bridge tolls by as much as $3 to pay for more than $4 billion in regional... Read more
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The Berkeley Daily Planet
Why is a YIMBY like Sebastian Gorka?. Categoryhere in River City. That would be the variously denominated crowd fronting from
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted 10 days ago
here in River City. That would be the variously denominated crowd fronting from time to time as YIMBY/San Francisco BARF/ East Bay Forward and many more. They seem to be about 40 ill-mannered individuals who show up at meetings, but they’re... Read more
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La Prensa San Diego
Barrio Logan Named California Cultural Districtaside to make way for a Highway Patrol station. Today, over 88 historic murals
La Prensa San Diego / Posted 11 days ago
aside to make way for a Highway Patrol station. Today, over 88 historic murals grace the pillars of the San Diego-Coronado Bay Bridge, giving way to an outdoor open-air museum. The park — recently named a National Historic Landmark — boasts the... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Oakland Strives to Rejuvenate Economically by Becoming California's Cannabis Capitalmeet the legislation’s mandates and related issues that have occurred since pas
Stamford Advocate / Posted 11 days ago
meet the legislation’s mandates and related issues that have occurred since passage. California Norml reports, “The state Assembly voted [June 2, 2017] 41-33 to approve a bill by Asm. Reggie Jones-Sawyer (AB 1578) barring California law... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Oakland Strives to Rejuvenate Economically by Becoming California's Cannabis Capitalmeet the legislation’s mandates and related issues that have occurred since pas
Connecticut Post / Posted 11 days ago
meet the legislation’s mandates and related issues that have occurred since passage. California Norml reports, “The state Assembly voted [June 2, 2017] 41-33 to approve a bill by Asm. Reggie Jones-Sawyer (AB 1578) barring California law... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Oakland Strives to Rejuvenate Economically by Becoming California's Cannabis Capitalmeet the legislation’s mandates and related issues that have occurred since pas
Greenwich Time / Posted 11 days ago
meet the legislation’s mandates and related issues that have occurred since passage. California Norml reports, “The state Assembly voted [June 2, 2017] 41-33 to approve a bill by Asm. Reggie Jones-Sawyer (AB 1578) barring California law... Read more
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The News-Times
Oakland Strives to Rejuvenate Economically by Becoming California's Cannabis Capitalmeet the legislation’s mandates and related issues that have occurred since pas
The News-Times / Posted 11 days ago
meet the legislation’s mandates and related issues that have occurred since passage. California Norml reports, “The state Assembly voted [June 2, 2017] 41-33 to approve a bill by Asm. Reggie Jones-Sawyer (AB 1578) barring California law... Read more
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The Inyo Register
July 9)thousands of British troops on Staten Island prepare for the Battle of Long Isl
The Inyo Register / Posted 11 days ago
thousands of British troops on Staten Island prepare for the Battle of Long Island. 1789 – In Versailles, the National Assembly reconstitutes itself as the National Constituent Assembly and begins preparations for a French constitution. 1790 –... Read more
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The Daily Californian
BUSD school board member Judy Appel joins race for Tony Thurmond's state assembly seatUnified School District Board of Education member Judy Appel announced Tuesday
The Daily Californian / Posted 12 days ago
Unified School District Board of Education member Judy Appel announced Tuesday that she would be running for state assembly in the CA-15 district in 2018, joining a growing field of candidates for the seat. Appel, the executive director of... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Jerry Brown’s cap-trade plan, the Trumps’ collusion, fighting rape on the cheapbill to let Californians donate toward the cause by checking a box on their sta
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 12 days ago
bill to let Californians donate toward the cause by checking a box on their state tax returns. Is this the best we can do? Assemblyman Bill Quirk: On Wednesday, the Assembly Communications and Conveyance Committee will consider a bill that is... Read more
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Jersey Evening Post
War of words over St Brelade's Bay developments « Jersey Evening PostA WAR of words has broken out between Environment and residents of St Brelade’s
Jersey Evening Post / Posted 12 days ago
A WAR of words has broken out between Environment and residents of St Brelade’s Bay who claim the department is ignoring planning regulations by allowing oversized developments to dominate the area. The St Brelade’s Bay Association say they intend... Read more
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The Brewton Standard
Obituaries for Wed., July 12, 2017, editionBetty Reid Bostic, originally of Bay Minette, died on Thurs., June 29, 2017. Sh
The Brewton Standard / Posted 13 days ago
Betty Reid Bostic, originally of Bay Minette, died on Thurs., June 29, 2017. She was 85 years old. Memorial services were held on Mon., July 3, at Westminster Village. Arrangements were by Hughes Funeral Home and Crematory of Daphne. She was born... Read more
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The Mercury News
Debate rages over California cap-trade deal, concessions to Big Oil— will require a two-thirds vote in the Legislature, a heavy lift especially in
The Mercury News / Posted 13 days ago
— will require a two-thirds vote in the Legislature, a heavy lift especially in the more politically moderate state Assembly, where another cap-and-trade proposal last month failed to win even a majority vote. So far, no Republicans have... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Oakland committee to vote on severing ties between police and ICEthe privacy commission that officers haven't conducted any joint operations wit
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 13 days ago
the privacy commission that officers haven't conducted any joint operations with ICE under the agreement, according to the East Bay Express. OPD also insists that its policy is to never enforce immigration laws, and that any possible joint... Read more
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TribLIVE
Dining News: Loft at Lidia’s features patio, semi-private dining spacesare Eddie V's Prime Seafood, The Capital Grille, Morton's The Steakhouse, Poros
TribLIVE / Posted 13 days ago
are Eddie V's Prime Seafood, The Capital Grille, Morton's The Steakhouse, Poros, LeMont, Altius, Alla Famiglia, Monterey Bay Fish Grotto and Andrew's Steak and Seafood. Best of Award of Excellence recipients, which offer more extensive... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
'We are in a precarious situation': The electric-car startup Faraday Future is scrapping its big Nevada factory as its cash crisis deepensFaraday Future is scrapping plans for a 1-million-square-foot assembly plant in
Stamford Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
Faraday Future is scrapping plans for a 1-million-square-foot assembly plant in Nevada amid a deepening cash crunch, and it is now looking for an existing facility to build its first car, the FF91. A Chinese court reportedly froze billions of dollars... Read more
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Connecticut Post
'We are in a precarious situation': The electric-car startup Faraday Future is scrapping its big Nevada factory as its cash crisis deepensFaraday Future is scrapping plans for a 1-million-square-foot assembly plant in
Connecticut Post / Posted 14 days ago
Faraday Future is scrapping plans for a 1-million-square-foot assembly plant in Nevada amid a deepening cash crunch, and it is now looking for an existing facility to build its first car, the FF91. A Chinese court reportedly froze billions of dollars... Read more
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Business Insider
'We are in a precarious situation': The electric-car startup Faraday Future is scrapping its big Nevada factory as its cash crisis deepensplans to build a self-driving, 1,000-horsepower entertainment hub on wheels, is
Business Insider / Posted 14 days ago
plans to build a self-driving, 1,000-horsepower entertainment hub on wheels, is officially in trouble. The company, at least for now, is abandoning one of its cornerstone projects, a 1-million-square-foot assembly plant in North Las Vegas, it... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Rent increases, evictions up in immigrant communities under Trump, housing lawyers sayanyone who is undocumented. A second text from the landlord referenced Maria’s
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 14 days ago
anyone who is undocumented. A second text from the landlord referenced Maria’s attorney, Daniel Saver, who works for an East Palo Alto nonprofit law firm. The landlord warned of reporting Saver to the State Bar of California “for helping his... Read more
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The Courier
GLORY DAYS: 101 great Hunter momentsacross the harbour circa 1890. The line opened in 1857 between Honeysuckle Poi
The Courier / Posted 18 days ago
across the harbour circa 1890. The line opened in 1857 between Honeysuckle Point (near present-day Civic Station) and East Maitland, and by 1858 the Newcastle end had been extended to the port and the East Maitland end to the township of... Read more
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The Mercury News
Cities fight bill to streamline cell antenna installationsLocally, it’s supported by the Silicon Valley Leadership Group, the Oakland Met
The Mercury News / Posted 19 days ago
Locally, it’s supported by the Silicon Valley Leadership Group, the Oakland Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce and the East Bay Leadership Council. CALinnovates, a San Francisco coalition of tech companies, said consumer demand for faster... Read more
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The Mercury News
World War II vet racks up free meals thanks to lucky capOAKLEY — Enrico “Rico” Cinquini has found a ticket to a free meal when he goes
The Mercury News / Posted 20 days ago
OAKLEY — Enrico “Rico” Cinquini has found a ticket to a free meal when he goes out for a bite to eat in East Contra Costa: Wear his U.S. Marine Corps cap. Cinquini, 93, a World War II veteran who survived some of the fiercest battles in the Pacific... Read more
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FOX News
California Dems decry 'bullying,' death threats from the left after shelving health billcare bill – a debate that has grown so intense that lawmakers say they’ve faced
FOX News / Posted 21 days ago
care bill – a debate that has grown so intense that lawmakers say they’ve faced death threats and other violent rhetoric. Assembly Democrats publicly decried the “bullying tactics” in a written statement over the weekend, maintaining that... Read more
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Salon.com
As recycling declines and centers close, the homeless are really screwedguarantee to those in need — earning money collecting recyclables — is falling
Salon.com / Posted 22 days ago
guarantee to those in need — earning money collecting recyclables — is falling short. In 1986, California lawmakers passed Assembly Bill 2020, known as the Bottle Bill, to encourage recycling and reduce litter by offering monetary redemption values... Read more
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The Auto Channel
Nutson's Automotive News Summary June 26-July 2, 2017: Ford Bicycles, Made In USA, Best Drivers, New Dodge; Recalls, Harley Ducati?, Goodwoodthe criteria have changed. Cars.com has revamped its criteria to better reflect
The Auto Channel / Posted 22 days ago
the criteria have changed. Cars.com has revamped its criteria to better reflect several factors. The study is now based on: assembly plant location, the percentage of parts made in the U.S. used on the vehicle, the manufacturing location of the... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
How likely are you to get a ticket in Peoria? Depends upon who you askcomputer data, which puts the ticket rate at about 36 percent. Who's right? It
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 23 days ago
computer data, which puts the ticket rate at about 36 percent. Who's right? It seems both. In 2003, the Illinois General Assembly required police agencies across the state to report traffic stop data to IDOT, which has resulted in a yearly... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Richmond Councilwoman Leaves Post to Run for Lt. Governorrunning for Lt. Governor pic.twitter.com/7LDUNlkdHJ McLaughlin's campaign is p
NBC Bay Area / Posted 25 days ago
running for Lt. Governor pic.twitter.com/7LDUNlkdHJ McLaughlin's campaign is positioning her as the "Bernie Sanders of the East Bay." Like the Vermont senator, McLaughlin has supported increasing the minimum wage and protecting the environment... Read more
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The Mercury News
Smoking at California parks and beaches could soon be illegal— Public parks and state beaches would be added to the list of no-smoking zones
The Mercury News / Posted 25 days ago
— Public parks and state beaches would be added to the list of no-smoking zones in California under a bill from an East Bay Democrat that cleared another legislative hurdle this week. The proposed restrictions — which would apply to... Read more
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The Mercury News
Alameda County presiding judge defends having arraignments in Dublinp.m. on Thursday and will be joined by Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf, eight member
The Mercury News / Posted 25 days ago
p.m. on Thursday and will be joined by Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf, eight members of the Oakland City Council, two state assembly members, Alameda County Supervisor Wilma Chan and representatives of many community groups. The new East County... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Planned Parenthood changes, new phone charge, billionaires take sides in Schools racefees punish the poor for being poor, worsening poverty without improving justic
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 25 days ago
fees punish the poor for being poor, worsening poverty without improving justice. That’s why Homeboy Industries and the East Bay Community Law Center are supporting Public Counsel in the case of Velia Dueñas, a mother of two with cerebral palsy... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Get familiar with new Virginia laws that go into effect July 1, 2017And hunters can add blaze pink to their fashion lineup this deer hunting season
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 25 days ago
And hunters can add blaze pink to their fashion lineup this deer hunting season. Plus, beer delivery! The General Assembly session concluded on Feb. 25, 2017, with a $107 billion biennium budget and 836 bills approved. New laws always... Read more
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The Bristol Bay Times
Conservation groups prep for battle over drilling in NPR-Aviews of the appropriate balance. The debate over the reserve, west of existin
The Bristol Bay Times / Posted 26 days ago
views of the appropriate balance. The debate over the reserve, west of existing oil infrastructure centered in Prudhoe Bay, is a mirror image of the debate over the refuge. In the refuge, industry groups have fought for access to an area with... Read more
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Business Wire
Coastal Construction Expands Florida Businessvariety of mid and large scale commercial projects spanning the hospitality, en
Business Wire / Posted 26 days ago
variety of mid and large scale commercial projects spanning the hospitality, entertainment, corporate office, large public assembly, mixed use, multi-family, aviation, upper level education, and governmental sectors including projects and clients... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Anthony Kennedy watch, Brown’s new energy measure, and consumer rip-offsprotect consumers against predatory corporate practices. California legislators
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 28 days ago
protect consumers against predatory corporate practices. California legislators should step in. One way would be to approve Assembly Bill 814, a bill that has sent Sacramento’s business lobby into a tizzy. The bill by Assemblyman Richard Bloom,... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
10th anniversary for Glass City Skywaybridge next to the Craig — rather than a more costly tunnel or a new outer belt
The Toledo Blade / Posted a month ago
bridge next to the Craig — rather than a more costly tunnel or a new outer beltway with a bridge and causeway across Maumee Bay — would be the most practical option. It then fell to state and federal leaders to come up with a plan to pay for a... Read more
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Garden City News
LIRR Third Track sparks dissent at POA meetingsWe maintain communication with them (MTA/ LIRR) in an affable manner. There are
Garden City News / Posted 1 months ago
We maintain communication with them (MTA/ LIRR) in an affable manner. There are questions about a lot of things and at least we want to get some things out of this to protect the residents and taxpayers of the village,” she said. Trouvé... Read more

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