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FOX News
Ohio tragedy latest in string of US amusement park mishapsboy was launched from a three-story water slide in Dublin, California, and land
FOX News / Posted 2 hours ago
boy was launched from a three-story water slide in Dublin, California, and landed on a concrete patch near the exit, the Mercury News in San Jose reported. The boy suffered only minor injuries. May 18: Three riders fell 15 feet from a Ferris... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
12 Networks' revenue dwarfed by SEC, Big Ten counterpartsThe conference doesn’t disclose profit figures for the network, but an analysis
Los Angeles Times / Posted 8 hours ago
The conference doesn’t disclose profit figures for the network, but an analysis of financial filings by the San Jose Mercury News estimated each school would get about $2.5 million in 2017. For comparison, a year ago Forbes estimated that... Read more
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The Oakland Press
No longer under the radar, Oxford’s Josh Norris a first-round NHL Draft pickDoug Wilson, the former NHL All Star defenseman, compares Norris to one of the
The Oakland Press / Posted 9 hours ago
Doug Wilson, the former NHL All Star defenseman, compares Norris to one of the Sharks’ best players, telling the San Jose Mercury News: “He’s got a lot of Logan Couture attributes to him - style, certainly his hockey sense, his compete factor. He... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
No longer under the radar, Oxford�s Josh Norris a first-round NHL Draft pickDoug Wilson, the former NHL All Star defenseman, compares Norris to one of the
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 10 hours ago
Doug Wilson, the former NHL All Star defenseman, compares Norris to one of the Sharks� best players, telling the San Jose Mercury News: �He�s got a lot of Logan Couture attributes to him - style, certainly his hockey sense, his compete factor. He... Read more
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Breitbart
Arnold Schwarzenegger to Republicans: ‘Stop Lying to the People’ on Climate Change“If we don’t do something about it, it is the end of the world as we know it,”
Breitbart / Posted 20 hours ago
“If we don’t do something about it, it is the end of the world as we know it,” he said, according to the San Jose Mercury News. Schwarzenegger hailed the new law as a symbol of bipartisanship, the Mercury New reported: ““We have a... Read more
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Officer.com
California Deputy Stays Close With Child He Revivedto the whole family that they keep me involved.” Her grandmother says there wa
Officer.com / Posted 21 hours ago
to the whole family that they keep me involved.” Her grandmother says there was no question about it. “Without him, we wouldn’t have her,” Habiger said. “He’s Uncle Rick for life.” Copyright 2017 the San Jose Mercury News (San Jo... Read more
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The Mercury News
‘Miss Flo’ murder case: New suspect charged in deadly beatingto court and jail records and sources familiar with the investigation. News of
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
to court and jail records and sources familiar with the investigation. News of Brown’s arrest, reported exclusively by The Mercury News, marks the first public acknowledgement that someone else was directly involved in the home-invasion robbery... Read more
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Breitbart
Outsourcing Firm Lead Pleads Guilty to H-1B Fraudvisa to the United States by falsely claiming they had already secured jobs in
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
visa to the United States by falsely claiming they had already secured jobs in the country when they had not, according to Mercury News. Aiyaswamy brought 25 foreign nationals to the U.S. on H-1B visas by telling immigration officials that jobs... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Russia sanctions, reparations for the war on drugs, and deaths in San Antoniohas been a failure. A recent undercover test provides even further evidence of
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
has been a failure. A recent undercover test provides even further evidence of this, as if any were needed. The Mercury News: Conservative South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham’s sharp wit and straight talk have made him a breath of fresh... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
So long, Spicey. GOP will try to gut Obamacare, again. Weed is on our minds.– but then offer them “limited immunity” from criminal prosecution if they comp
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
– but then offer them “limited immunity” from criminal prosecution if they comply with city and state regulations. The Mercury News: Unless the tech industry rallies internet users across the nation to rise up in force, the online world as we... Read more
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Boston Herald
Pablo Sandoval regrets rejecting Giants for Red Soxhe took it. “(I was) emotional, a lot of things happened,” Sandoval told repor
Boston Herald / Posted 4 days ago
he took it. “(I was) emotional, a lot of things happened,” Sandoval told reporters in San Francisco, according to the Mercury News. “I wish I could get back to that time, to get the opportunity to sign again. I would sign it. But it’s past.... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
‘Home Alone’ actor John Heard found dead in Palo Alto hotel roomHeard’s death was not “considered suspicious at this time.” A dispatcher with
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Heard’s death was not “considered suspicious at this time.” A dispatcher with Palo Alto police referred questions from the Mercury News to the Santa Clara County Medical Examiner-Coroner’s Office, which is investigating the cause of death. A... Read more
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Rappler
NBA commissioner hopes Warriors would accept White House invitea potential invitation because I think it could have really positive ramificati
Rappler / Posted 5 days ago
a potential invitation because I think it could have really positive ramifications if we did go," he told the San Jose Mercury News. "I, like many of our players, am very offended by some of Trump's words and actions. On the other hand, I do... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Deal with conservationists pares giant California solar farmsize, under an agreement Friday with environmental groups concerned about the i
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 5 days ago
size, under an agreement Friday with environmental groups concerned about the impact to endangered wildlife. The San Jose Mercury News reported that New York-based Con Edison Development agreed to build 130 megawatts of solar panels in San Benito... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Deal with conservationists pares giant California solar farmwith conservation groups will cut the planned size of a giant Central Californi
KTVN Reno / Posted 5 days ago
with conservation groups will cut the planned size of a giant Central California solar project by two-thirds. The San Jose Mercury News reports that New York-based Con Edison Development agreed Friday to scale back its solar plant in the remote... Read more
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The Mercury News
Giant California solar project reduced due to environmentalists’ oppositionCalifornia Department of Fish and Wildlife was a party to the settlement agreem
The Mercury News / Posted 5 days ago
California Department of Fish and Wildlife was a party to the settlement agreement.Panoche Valley (Photo: Karen Borchers, Mercury News) In an interview Friday, however, Jim Dixon, senior vice president and chief operating officer with Con Edison... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Stephen Curry Lost Oodles of Cash Selling His Home—and You Won't Believe Whyconsidering the fact that his home is situated near the San Francisco Bay Area,
Greenwich Time / Posted 5 days ago
considering the fact that his home is situated near the San Francisco Bay Area, where prices are astronomical. Perhaps the Mercury News said it best in the headline to their recent article: "Steph Curry Did It. How Do You Lose Money in the Bay Area... Read more
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The News-Times
Stephen Curry Lost Oodles of Cash Selling His Home—and You Won't Believe Whyconsidering the fact that his home is situated near the San Francisco Bay Area,
The News-Times / Posted 5 days ago
considering the fact that his home is situated near the San Francisco Bay Area, where prices are astronomical. Perhaps the Mercury News said it best in the headline to their recent article: "Steph Curry Did It. How Do You Lose Money in the Bay Area... 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 5 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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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Linkin Park was scheduled to perform San Jose SAP Center this fallknew how to entertain the crowd, really seemed to care, what he did really seem
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 6 days ago
knew how to entertain the crowd, really seemed to care, what he did really seemed to matter to him.” Harrington from the Mercury News remembers seeing Linkin Park at the Fillmore in San Francisco in 2001. He interviewed Bennington five years... Read more
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The Mercury News
Shooting puts popular club’s status in jeopardyAlley looking East from S. First Street towards S. Second St. in San Jose on We
The Mercury News / Posted 6 days ago
Alley looking East from S. First Street towards S. Second St. in San Jose on Wednesday, January 19, 2011. (Nhat V. Meyer/ Mercury News) SAN JOSE — A popular downtown nightclub’s status is in jeopardy after authorities alleged a promoter hired by... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
U.S. National Scottish Fiddle Champion To Perform Aug. 5imitation of Highland bagpipes. “One of North America’s finest practitioners of
The Chattanoogan / Posted 6 days ago
imitation of Highland bagpipes. “One of North America’s finest practitioners of traditional Scottish music” (San Jose Mercury News) and “The next Alasdair Fraser” (Press & Post), Jamie performed for Her Majesty the Queen and presented a TED... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
USC faces angry students over former medical school deana relatively sleepy business district compared with San Francisco, is seeing it
Los Angeles Times / Posted 6 days ago
a relatively sleepy business district compared with San Francisco, is seeing its own tech boom led by Google and now Adobe. Mercury News Police dog dies: A tragedy in the Central Valley as a Fresno County sheriff’s K-9 is killed by friendly fire... Read more
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Daily Star
ANOTHER victim of 'killer clown' is discovered – 23 YEARS after murderer diedon his own and "try to find himself". PHICE COLD: John Wayne Gacy sometimes ki
Daily Star / Posted 6 days ago
on his own and "try to find himself". PHICE COLD: John Wayne Gacy sometimes killed more than once a night Quoted by The Mercury News, she said: "One of the worst people that walked the earth murdered my brother." She added: "You hope for... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
How a Giants-Panda reunion is rounding into shape after Red Sox release Sandovalon the disabled list four times, including a 60-day stint in April 2016 during
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 7 days ago
on the disabled list four times, including a 60-day stint in April 2016 during which he had left shoulder surgery. The Mercury News reports that Sandoval is expected to join the River Cats in a bid to return to the majors. He’ll have to pass a... Read more
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The Mercury News
San Jose’s Hayes Mansion failed to sell after overzealous $47 million offer fell throughGreat Lakes area. She settled in San Jose in 1887. The Hayes heirs, who ran new
The Mercury News / Posted 7 days ago
Great Lakes area. She settled in San Jose in 1887. The Hayes heirs, who ran newspapers that eventually became the San Jose Mercury News, sold the paper and most of the estate in the mid-1950s. It was declared a historic landmark in 1975. San Jose... Read more
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Daily Mail
Animation re-enacts Air Canada plane's near disaster at SFOcalls into Air Traffic Control, complaining about the Air Canada jet about to l
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
calls into Air Traffic Control, complaining about the Air Canada jet about to land on the taxiway New data obtained by The Mercury News reveals that the Air Canada plane was at roughly 106 feet in the air when it flew over the second fully loaded... Read more
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MacDailyNews
Woz: Apple’s iPhones are priced very high because they are worth it – MacDailyNews$1,200 for the upcoming 10th anniversary model, because the quality is so good
MacDailyNews / Posted 7 days ago
$1,200 for the upcoming 10th anniversary model, because the quality is so good and ‘a safe bet,'” Seung Lee reports for The Mercury News. “‘Apple products are safe. And Apple’s pricing is high in the extreme,’ said Wozniak to South China Morning... Read more
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The Mercury News
Adobe expansion won’t erase memoriesthen and now, it was the stage of a few quiet educational triumphs. Let me rew
The Mercury News / Posted 7 days ago
then and now, it was the stage of a few quiet educational triumphs. Let me rewind: In the spring of 1979, I was the Mercury News reporter on the Santa Clara County beat, assigned to the “Rusty Bucket,’’ the county building at 70 W. Hedding... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Climate work ahead, and what it means to ‘loiter’ at the California State Fairisn’t going away, and supporters of the Affordable Care Act will need to remain
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 7 days ago
isn’t going away, and supporters of the Affordable Care Act will need to remain vigilant if they want to save it. The Mercury News: There seems to be no end to Oakland’s government dysfunction. Over a six-year period, fire inspectors failed to... Read more
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Newsmax
San Jose Construction Worker Rescues Baby in Amber Alertfor Raymond Randy Gutierrez who was later arrested in Salinas and booked in the
Newsmax / Posted 7 days ago
for Raymond Randy Gutierrez who was later arrested in Salinas and booked in the Monterey County jail, reported the San Jose Mercury News. The incident started in Soledad at 5 a.m. on Monday when the vehicle, with the child inside, was stolen from a... Read more
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The Mercury News
Horgan: At least one part of Coyote Point is largely under-appreciatedvisit was much-appreciated by Mark and his family. So some kudos are in order.
The Mercury News / Posted 7 days ago
visit was much-appreciated by Mark and his family. So some kudos are in order. John Horgan’s column appears weekly in the Mercury News. You can contact him by email at johnhorganmedia@gmail.com or by regular mail at P.O. Box 117083, Burlingame, CA... Read more
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Daily Mail
Investigators interview captain of plane in SF close callposition to take off. In total, more than 1,000 people's lives were put at risk
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
position to take off. In total, more than 1,000 people's lives were put at risk in the incident. New data obtained by The Mercury News reveals that the Air Canada plane was at roughly 106 feet in the air when it flew over the second fully loaded... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Man drowns while rescuing 6 children from fast-moving creekof Saul Garcia, 35, was recovered in about 15 feet of water around 6:20 p.m. in
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 8 days ago
of Saul Garcia, 35, was recovered in about 15 feet of water around 6:20 p.m. in Coyote Creek, according to the San Jose Mercury News. “In that area, we have a fairly sharp current, and our team that went in found it to be quite aggressive and... Read more
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FOX News
Construction worker's 'spider sense' saves Amber Alert baby in CaliforniaBlevin got out of the car to ask the driver to move and noticed a baby in the b
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
Blevin got out of the car to ask the driver to move and noticed a baby in the back seat and the disoriented driver, The Mercury News reported. The suspect allegedly tried to leave the baby with a couple that lived in an RV nearby when Blevin... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Man drowns while rescuing 6 children from fast-moving creekof Saul Garcia, 35, was recovered in about 15 feet of water around 6:20 p.m. in
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 8 days ago
of Saul Garcia, 35, was recovered in about 15 feet of water around 6:20 p.m. in Coyote Creek, according to the San Jose Mercury News. “In that area, we have a fairly sharp current, and our team that went in found it to be quite aggressive and... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Good Samaritan finds missing California babyold. The boy was located unharmed several hours later in San Jose and reunited
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 8 days ago
old. The boy was located unharmed several hours later in San Jose and reunited with his parents. Soledad police tell the Mercury News in San Jose (http://bayareane.ws/2tzyVq2 ) that the baby was abducted when 43-year-old Raymond Randy Gutierrez... Read more
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ajc.com
Man drowns while rescuing 6 children from fast-moving creekof Saul Garcia, 35, was recovered in about 15 feet of water around 6:20 p.m. in
ajc.com / Posted 8 days ago
of Saul Garcia, 35, was recovered in about 15 feet of water around 6:20 p.m. in Coyote Creek, according to the San Jose Mercury News. “In that area, we have a fairly sharp current, and our team that went in found it to be quite aggressive and... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Local comic creator to help Navy servicemembers with donations at Comic-ConCap-and-Trade policy through 2030California Senate votes to extend Cap-and-Trad
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 8 days ago
Cap-and-Trade policy through 2030California Senate votes to extend Cap-and-Trade policy through 2030 Gov. Jerry Brown (Mercury News) Democratic lawmakers in Sacramento are reaching into your wallets once again. Democratic lawmakers in... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Police release photo of man suspected of robbing two Subway restaurantsCap-and-Trade policy through 2030California Senate votes to extend Cap-and-Trad
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 8 days ago
Cap-and-Trade policy through 2030California Senate votes to extend Cap-and-Trade policy through 2030 Gov. Jerry Brown (Mercury News) Democratic lawmakers in Sacramento are reaching into your wallets once again. Democratic lawmakers in... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Man drowns while rescuing 6 children from fast-moving creekof Saul Garcia, 35, was recovered in about 15 feet of water around 6:20 p.m. in
Dayton Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
of Saul Garcia, 35, was recovered in about 15 feet of water around 6:20 p.m. in Coyote Creek, according to the San Jose Mercury News. “In that area, we have a fairly sharp current, and our team that went in found it to be quite aggressive and... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
San Jose Unified relaxes dress code, allows halter tops and spaghetti strapswere too skimpy, and she was told to change into big baggy shorts, which she fo
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 8 days ago
were too skimpy, and she was told to change into big baggy shorts, which she found extremely humiliating, according to the Mercury News. She and her mother challenged the code. And last month, San José Unified District board members voted to... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
No news is bad news in working-class East Palo Altoprosperity ensures that it doesn't want for news about itself. The Daily News (
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
prosperity ensures that it doesn't want for news about itself. The Daily News (owned by the parent of the regional San Jose Mercury News) is online every day and in print each week. The independently owned Daily Post appears six days a week. The... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Humidity, clouds move in to San Diego CountyCap-and-Trade policy through 2030California Senate votes to extend Cap-and-Trad
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 8 days ago
Cap-and-Trade policy through 2030California Senate votes to extend Cap-and-Trade policy through 2030 Gov. Jerry Brown (Mercury News) Democratic lawmakers in Sacramento are reaching into your wallets once again. Democratic lawmakers in... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
County considers spending $1.1M on body camerasCap-and-Trade policy through 2030California Senate votes to extend Cap-and-Trad
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 8 days ago
Cap-and-Trade policy through 2030California Senate votes to extend Cap-and-Trade policy through 2030 Gov. Jerry Brown (Mercury News) Democratic lawmakers in Sacramento are reaching into your wallets once again. Democratic lawmakers in... Read more
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Breitbart
Pro-Trump and Anti-Trump Forces Clash on Hollywood Walk of Famecommander-in-chief, rule of law and what they say is his right to secure the na
Breitbart / Posted 9 days ago
commander-in-chief, rule of law and what they say is his right to secure the nation’s borders,” according to the San Jose Mercury News. Saturday’s standoff reportedly consisted of chants and counter-chants, with Trump supporters yelling, “U.S.A.... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Man drowns while rescuing kids from fast-moving creeksay a 35-year-old man drowned after rescuing his two children and four other ki
KTVN Reno / Posted 9 days ago
say a 35-year-old man drowned after rescuing his two children and four other kids from fast-moving waters in a creek. The Mercury News of San Jose (http://bayareane.ws/2uCR4IG) says officials identified the man Monday as Saul Garcia. Santa Clara... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Man drowns while rescuing kids from fast moving creeksay a 35-year-old man drowned after rescuing his two children and four other ki
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 9 days ago
say a 35-year-old man drowned after rescuing his two children and four other kids from fast-moving waters in a creek. The Mercury News of San Jose (http://bayareane.ws/2uCR4IG) says officials identified the man Monday as Saul Garcia. Santa Clara... Read more
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International Business Times
Incredible footage shows humpback whales under San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge splashing around the the Golden Gate strait under the bridge on Sunday (16 July
International Business Times / Posted 9 days ago
splashing around the the Golden Gate strait under the bridge on Sunday (16 July). A local bay area news source, the Mercury News, said that humpbacks had been seen around the area before and many are following high tides carrying anchovies... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Sharks buy full-page newspaper ad to thank Patrick Marleauclub. On Sunday, the Sharks made a sentimental gesture when they bought a full
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 9 days ago
club. On Sunday, the Sharks made a sentimental gesture when they bought a full-page ad in Bay Area newspaper The Mercury News to thank Marleau for his two decades of service: Marleau, 37, registered 508 goals and 574 assists for 1,082... Read more
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