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San Bernardino Sun
Robert Kistner takes important backward step to help football player, son Ryanmid-June at the next Hesperia Unified School District Board of Trustees meeting
Robert Kistner takes important backward step to help football player, son Ryan
San Bernardino Sun / Posted 5 hours ago
mid-June at the next Hesperia Unified School District Board of Trustees meeting. Oak Hills finished 9-6 in 2015, defeating Mojave River League rival Serrano in the Eastern Division final 40-21 before losing in the first round of the state playoffs... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
FAA Deems B-29 Doc Airworthyof hours of volunteer work that has gone into restoring our B-29. From the team
FAA Deems B-29 Doc Airworthy
The Aero-News Network / Posted 7 hours ago
of hours of volunteer work that has gone into restoring our B-29. From the team who saved Doc from rusting away in the Mojave Desert in California, to the dedicated volunteers who have been working tirelessly on the restoration project since... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Affirms Alta Wind 2010 Pass-Through Trust Certificates at 'BBB-'; Outlook Remains Stablecompanies created solely to develop, own, and operate the 570 MW wind farm loca
Fitch Affirms Alta Wind 2010 Pass-Through Trust Certificates at 'BBB-'; Outlook Remains Stable
Business Wire / Posted 16 hours ago
companies created solely to develop, own, and operate the 570 MW wind farm located in the Tehachapi Pass near the town of Mojave in southwestern California. Alta sells energy output to Southern California Edison under a fixed-price PPA expiring... Read more
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Wired News
A Huge Solar Plant Caught on Fire, and That’s the Least of Its Problemsa glittering sea of mirrors, concentrating sunlight into three glowing towers.
A Huge Solar Plant Caught on Fire, and That’s the Least of Its Problems
Wired News / Posted yesterday
a glittering sea of mirrors, concentrating sunlight into three glowing towers. It is a futuristic vision rising out of the Mojave desert. But from the day the plant opened for business in 2014, critics have said the technology at Ivanpah is... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Camarillo boys’ science experiment goes up, up — and 211 miles awaytheir May 1 flight that weather and wind make it more complicated. Launching in
Camarillo boys’ science experiment goes up, up — and 211 miles away
Ventura County Star / Posted yesterday
their May 1 flight that weather and wind make it more complicated. Launching in the morning near Gorman on the edge of the Mojave Desert, the 8-foot balloon loaded with three pounds of experiments traveled 211 miles on its five-hour journey to a... Read more
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Salon.com
10 of the most eco-friendly destinations in North Americayour bucket list—Jumbo Rocks Campground in Southern California’s mind-blowingly
10 of the most eco-friendly destinations in North America
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
your bucket list—Jumbo Rocks Campground in Southern California’s mind-blowingly gorgeous Joshua Tree National Park in the Mojave Desert gets the nod (not least because this pristine and primal landscape is less than a three-hour drive from Los... Read more
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The Morning Call
Appel on solid ground because of his faith, not his ERAfrom the surgery in spring training. He later landed at Class A-Lancaster, loca
Appel on solid ground because of his faith, not his ERA
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
from the surgery in spring training. He later landed at Class A-Lancaster, located in the Antelope Valley of the western Mojave Desert in Southern California. Lancaster often is a cemetery for pitchers, thanks to strong winds always blowing out... Read more
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Salon.com
Restored vintage World War II bomber certified to flythe restoration. You Might Also Like Tony Mazzolini, who discovered the plane
Restored vintage World War II bomber certified to fly
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
the restoration. You Might Also Like Tony Mazzolini, who discovered the plane’s parts on a bombing range in California’s Mojave Desert in 1987, traveled from Cleveland for the ceremony. He said he originally thought it would take only two or... Read more
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Daily Record
Mendham author's titles getting TV, film treatmentsgeneticist and other evil-doers using science and technology to create the "Fou
Mendham author's titles getting TV, film treatments
Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
geneticist and other evil-doers using science and technology to create the "Fourth Reich." Mendham author Ron Felber's "Mojave Incident" is being adapted into an episode of the SyFy series "Paranormal Witness." (Photo: Ron Felber) Fans of Jack... Read more
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Daily Mail
Misaligned mirrors cause a fire at world's largest solar-thermal plantleaving only one running. It was the first fire at the plant, which opened two
Misaligned mirrors cause a fire at world's largest solar-thermal plant
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
leaving only one running. It was the first fire at the plant, which opened two years ago on federal land in the Mojave Desert about 45 miles southwest of Las Vegas. The $2.2 billion complex has nearly 350,000 computer controlled mirrors... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
FAA Deems B-29 Doc Airworthy, First Flight Imminentof hours of volunteer work that has gone into restoring our B-29. From the team
FAA Deems B-29 Doc Airworthy, First Flight Imminent
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 2 days ago
of hours of volunteer work that has gone into restoring our B-29. From the team who saved Doc from rusting away in the Mojave Desert in California, to the dedicated volunteers who have been working tirelessly on the restoration project since... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Mirrors Spark Fire at World's Largest Solar-Thermal Plantleaving only one running. It was the first fire at the plant, which opened two
Mirrors Spark Fire at World's Largest Solar-Thermal Plant
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 3 days ago
leaving only one running. It was the first fire at the plant, which opened two years ago on federal land in the Mojave Desert about 45 miles southwest of Las Vegas. The $2.2 billion complex has nearly 350,000 computer controlled mirrors... Read more
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The Auto Channel
FAA Deems B-29 Doc Airworthy, First Flight Imminentof hours of volunteer work that has gone into restoring our B-29. From the team
FAA Deems B-29 Doc Airworthy, First Flight Imminent
The Auto Channel / Posted 3 days ago
of hours of volunteer work that has gone into restoring our B-29. From the team who saved Doc from rusting away in the Mojave Desert in California, to the dedicated volunteers who have been working tirelessly on the restoration project since... Read more
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The Washington Times
World’s largest solar thermal power plant, $2.2B Calif. complex, crippled by fireFirefighters had to rush up a 300-foot boiler tower in the Mojave Desert after
World’s largest solar thermal power plant, $2.2B Calif. complex, crippled by fire
The Washington Times / Posted 3 days ago
Firefighters had to rush up a 300-foot boiler tower in the Mojave Desert after a blaze broke out at the world’s largest solar thermal power plant. A tower at California’s Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System (ISEGS) was forcibly shut down on... Read more
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Island Packet
Mirrors blamed for fire at world's largest solar planton California's electricity supply. It was the first fire at the plant, which
Mirrors blamed for fire at world's largest solar plant
Island Packet / Posted 4 days ago
on California's electricity supply. It was the first fire at the plant, which opened two years ago on federal land in the Mojave Desert about 45 miles southwest of Las Vegas. The $2.2 billion complex has nearly 350,000 computer controlled mirrors... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Mirrors blamed for fire at world's largest solar planton California's electricity supply. It was the first fire at the plant, which
Mirrors blamed for fire at world's largest solar plant
The Record Searchlight / Posted 4 days ago
on California's electricity supply. It was the first fire at the plant, which opened two years ago on federal land in the Mojave Desert about 45 miles southwest of Las Vegas. The $2.2 billion complex has nearly 350,000 computer controlled mirrors... Read more
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Denver Post
Mirrors blamed for fire at world's largest solar planton California's electricity supply. It was the first fire at the plant, which
Mirrors blamed for fire at world's largest solar plant
Denver Post / Posted 4 days ago
on California's electricity supply. It was the first fire at the plant, which opened two years ago on federal land in the Mojave Desert about 45 miles southwest of Las Vegas. The $2.2 billion complex has nearly 350,000 computer controlled mirrors... Read more
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PhysOrg
Mirrors blamed for fire at world's largest solar planton California's electricity supply. It was the first fire at the plant, which
Mirrors blamed for fire at world's largest solar plant
PhysOrg / Posted 4 days ago
on California's electricity supply. It was the first fire at the plant, which opened two years ago on federal land in the Mojave Desert about 45 miles southwest of Las Vegas.The $2.2 billion complex has nearly 350,000 computer controlled... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Mirrors blamed for fire at world’s largest solar planton California’s electricity supply. It was the first fire at the plant, which
Mirrors blamed for fire at world’s largest solar plant
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
on California’s electricity supply. It was the first fire at the plant, which opened two years ago on federal land in the Mojave Desert about 45 miles southwest of Las Vegas. The $2.2 billion complex has nearly 350,000 computer controlled mirrors... Read more
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Salon.com
Mirrors blamed for fire at world’s largest solar planton California’s electricity supply. It was the first fire at the plant, which
Mirrors blamed for fire at world’s largest solar plant
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
on California’s electricity supply. It was the first fire at the plant, which opened two years ago on federal land in the Mojave Desert about 45 miles southwest of Las Vegas. The $2.2 billion complex has nearly 350,000 computer controlled mirrors... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sacramento contractor makes $385,000 settlement over wagesFolsom Dam; three projects at Beale Air Force Base; and construction work at tw
Sacramento contractor makes $385,000 settlement over wages
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 days ago
Folsom Dam; three projects at Beale Air Force Base; and construction work at two military installations, Fort Irwin in the Mojave Desert and an Armed Forces reserve center in Vancouver, Wash. Besides failing to pay prevailing wages, the contractor... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
EgyptAir Flight Missing. Harsh Harvest, Revisited.of much discussion at the 29 Palms Military Film Festival, held in the shadow o
EgyptAir Flight Missing. Harsh Harvest, Revisited.
Los Angeles Times / Posted 5 days ago
of much discussion at the 29 Palms Military Film Festival, held in the shadow of the Marine Corps training center in the Mojave Desert. With Armed Forces Day coming up on Saturday, here’s a look at how some veterans view “Platoon,” “The Hurt... Read more
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The Border Mail
Aircraft graveyards: What happens to old planes?fetch $US650,000 on the second-hand market. In North America aircraft destined
Aircraft graveyards: What happens to old planes?
The Border Mail / Posted 5 days ago
fetch $US650,000 on the second-hand market. In North America aircraft destined for the scrapheap will typically end up at Mojave Air and Space Port in eastern California. This is just one of a number of vast storage facilities for civilian and... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Aircraft graveyards: What happens to old planes?fetch $US650,000 on the second-hand market. In North America aircraft destined
Aircraft graveyards: What happens to old planes?
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 5 days ago
fetch $US650,000 on the second-hand market. In North America aircraft destined for the scrapheap will typically end up at Mojave Air and Space Port in eastern California. This is just one of a number of vast storage facilities for civilian and... Read more
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The Courier
Aircraft graveyards: What happens to old planes?fetch $US650,000 on the second-hand market. In North America aircraft destined
Aircraft graveyards: What happens to old planes?
The Courier / Posted 5 days ago
fetch $US650,000 on the second-hand market. In North America aircraft destined for the scrapheap will typically end up at Mojave Air and Space Port in eastern California. This is just one of a number of vast storage facilities for civilian and... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Soldier shoots Apache helicopter with live rounds, grounding California exercisethe JBLM-based helicopter four times and prompted a suspension of the exercise
Soldier shoots Apache helicopter with live rounds, grounding California exercise
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 5 days ago
the JBLM-based helicopter four times and prompted a suspension of the exercise at the National Training Center in the Mojave Desert, said Ken Drylie, a spokesman for the training center. Joint Base Lewis-McChord is located near Tacoma,... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Aircraft graveyards: What happens to old planes?fetch $US650,000 on the second-hand market. In North America aircraft destined
Aircraft graveyards: What happens to old planes?
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 5 days ago
fetch $US650,000 on the second-hand market. In North America aircraft destined for the scrapheap will typically end up at Mojave Air and Space Port in eastern California. This is just one of a number of vast storage facilities for civilian and... Read more
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The Young Witness
Aircraft graveyards: What happens to old planes?fetch $US650,000 on the second-hand market. In North America aircraft destined
Aircraft graveyards: What happens to old planes?
The Young Witness / Posted 5 days ago
fetch $US650,000 on the second-hand market. In North America aircraft destined for the scrapheap will typically end up at Mojave Air and Space Port in eastern California. This is just one of a number of vast storage facilities for civilian and... Read more
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Western Advocate
Aircraft graveyards: What happens to old planes?fetch $US650,000 on the second-hand market. In North America aircraft destined
Aircraft graveyards: What happens to old planes?
Western Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
fetch $US650,000 on the second-hand market. In North America aircraft destined for the scrapheap will typically end up at Mojave Air and Space Port in eastern California. This is just one of a number of vast storage facilities for civilian and... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Aircraft graveyards: What happens to old planes?fetch $US650,000 on the second-hand market. In North America aircraft destined
Aircraft graveyards: What happens to old planes?
Kiama Independent / Posted 5 days ago
fetch $US650,000 on the second-hand market. In North America aircraft destined for the scrapheap will typically end up at Mojave Air and Space Port in eastern California. This is just one of a number of vast storage facilities for civilian and... Read more
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Manning River Times
Aircraft graveyards: What happens to old planes?fetch $US650,000 on the second-hand market. In North America aircraft destined
Aircraft graveyards: What happens to old planes?
Manning River Times / Posted 5 days ago
fetch $US650,000 on the second-hand market. In North America aircraft destined for the scrapheap will typically end up at Mojave Air and Space Port in eastern California. This is just one of a number of vast storage facilities for civilian and... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Aircraft graveyards: What happens to old planes?fetch $US650,000 on the second-hand market. In North America aircraft destined
Aircraft graveyards: What happens to old planes?
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 5 days ago
fetch $US650,000 on the second-hand market. In North America aircraft destined for the scrapheap will typically end up at Mojave Air and Space Port in eastern California. This is just one of a number of vast storage facilities for civilian and... Read more
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The North West Star
Aircraft graveyards: What happens to old planes?fetch $US650,000 on the second-hand market. In North America aircraft destined
Aircraft graveyards: What happens to old planes?
The North West Star / Posted 5 days ago
fetch $US650,000 on the second-hand market. In North America aircraft destined for the scrapheap will typically end up at Mojave Air and Space Port in eastern California. This is just one of a number of vast storage facilities for civilian and... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Aircraft graveyards: What happens to old planes?fetch $US650,000 on the second-hand market. In North America aircraft destined
Aircraft graveyards: What happens to old planes?
Daily Liberal / Posted 5 days ago
fetch $US650,000 on the second-hand market. In North America aircraft destined for the scrapheap will typically end up at Mojave Air and Space Port in eastern California. This is just one of a number of vast storage facilities for civilian and... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Six celebrity restaurants in Vegasfor the gambling, live shows, electronic dance music parties or growing spa sce
Six celebrity restaurants in Vegas
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
for the gambling, live shows, electronic dance music parties or growing spa scene. This dazzling city in the middle of the Mojave Desert has grown into a gastronomical hub; a force to be reckoned with given its concentration of celebrity chef... Read more
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Perth Now
Six celebrity restaurants in Vegasfor the gambling, live shows, electronic dance music parties or growing spa sce
Six celebrity restaurants in Vegas
Perth Now / Posted 5 days ago
for the gambling, live shows, electronic dance music parties or growing spa scene. This dazzling city in the middle of the Mojave Desert has grown into a gastronomical hub; a force to be reckoned with given its concentration of celebrity chef... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Fix for tainted wells in Rio Linda to cost $9 million; rate increases neededwhich the title character, played by Julia Roberts, sued Pacific Gas and Electr
Fix for tainted wells in Rio Linda to cost $9 million; rate increases needed
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 5 days ago
which the title character, played by Julia Roberts, sued Pacific Gas and Electric Co. over hexavalent chromium found in a Mojave Desert community’s drinking water. Linda Fowler, who owns a 2.5-acre property in Rio Linda, said residents have... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
At the Military Film Festival, veterans are the target audiencefeature films have since given perspective to that war and its soldiers. But it
At the Military Film Festival, veterans are the target audience
Los Angeles Times / Posted 5 days ago
feature films have since given perspective to that war and its soldiers. But it is hard, said Valdez, who traveled to the Mojave Desert last week to speak at the first ever 29 Palms Military Film Festival, to authentically capture the scents,... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
What's new at the library?Bear’s Story,” “Mississippi Grind,” “God’s Little Creatures,” “Yellowbird,” “Th
What's new at the library?
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
Bear’s Story,” “Mississippi Grind,” “God’s Little Creatures,” “Yellowbird,” “The Forest,” “Murder of a President,” “1982,” “Mojave,” “The Royals,” “Stealing Cars,” “Back to the Jurassic,” “The Sandman and the Lost Sand of Dreams,” “Wings,”... Read more
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The Chronicle-Telegram
Avon teacher to cycle cross country for Prayers from Mariaup camp. Wearsch said he looks forward to the ride, and the only part that mak
Avon teacher to cycle cross country for Prayers from Maria
The Chronicle-Telegram / Posted 5 days ago
up camp. Wearsch said he looks forward to the ride, and the only part that makes him a little nervous is getting out of California and through the Mojave Desert. “You go for a 140-mile stretch without too much of anything,” he said. Related... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Focus on jobs to solve state’s housing problemthe northern reaches of San Bernardino County, around the foot of the Sierra Ne
Focus on jobs to solve state’s housing problem
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 6 days ago
the northern reaches of San Bernardino County, around the foot of the Sierra Nevada back north through Kern County via Mojave, California City, Tehachapi and Bakersfield. Bay Area residents dismiss these locales as backwaters, but a... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
The huge ghost airport where planes go to sleepwe will soon have also a pilot training center here." There are few such stora
The huge ghost airport where planes go to sleep
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 7 days ago
we will soon have also a pilot training center here." There are few such storage facilities on the planet. There's the Mojave Air and Space Port, in the Californian desert, where the arid climate creates an ideal environment for plane... Read more
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Daily Mail
Daredevils gather in California desert for land speed racedesert for season-opening land speed race as dragsters, sports cars and motorbi
Daredevils gather in California desert for land speed race
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
desert for season-opening land speed race as dragsters, sports cars and motorbikes hit 200mph Daredevils took to the Mojave Desert for a season-opening land speed racing event on Saturday as dragsters, sports cars and motorbikes reached... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
Sunday afternoon, May 15, 2016(DEGREES F)...........................2 Mt. Washington, N.H. HIGHEST WIND GUST
Sunday afternoon, May 15, 2016
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted 8 days ago
(DEGREES F)...........................2 Mt. Washington, N.H. HIGHEST WIND GUST (MPH).................................58 Mojave, Calif. HIGHEST PRECIPITATION (INCHES)..........................2.16 Kingsville NAS, Texas ON THIS DATE.......When... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Skinny-dippers kill one of world's rarest fishdecided to undress and enter a nearby pool of water known as Devil's Hole. The
Skinny-dippers kill one of world's rarest fish
Daily Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
decided to undress and enter a nearby pool of water known as Devil's Hole. The blue inch-long pupfish are unique to the Mojave Desert in Nevada, after surviving for tens of thousands of years in the harsh conditions. Devils Hole pupfish have... Read more
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Boston Herald
David Price and other leisurely topics$217 million contract weighing him down like Pablo Sandoval’s belly? The dooms
David Price and other leisurely topics
Boston Herald / Posted 9 days ago
$217 million contract weighing him down like Pablo Sandoval’s belly? The doomsayers were circling like buzzards in the Mojave over a decomposing carcass and then Dustin Pedroia hands him two pieces of video of him throwing in different arm... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Rare fish found dead after skinny-dipper trespasses in refugeService said. These blue, inch-long pupfish are unique. They are believed to h
Rare fish found dead after skinny-dipper trespasses in refuge
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 9 days ago
Service said. These blue, inch-long pupfish are unique. They are believed to have survived in the same location in the Mojave Desert for tens of thousands of years in a harsh environment that’s usually not compatible for fish. The National... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Rare fish found dead after skinny-dipper trespasses in refugeService said. These blue, inch-long pupfish are unique. They are believed to h
Rare fish found dead after skinny-dipper trespasses in refuge
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 9 days ago
Service said. These blue, inch-long pupfish are unique. They are believed to have survived in the same location in the Mojave Desert for tens of thousands of years in a harsh environment that’s usually not compatible for fish. The National... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Rare fish dead after drunken rampageService said. These blue, inch-long pupfish are unique. They are believed to h
Rare fish dead after drunken rampage
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 9 days ago
Service said. These blue, inch-long pupfish are unique. They are believed to have survived in the same location in the Mojave Desert for tens of thousands of years in a harsh environment that's usually not compatible for fish. The National... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Rare fish dead after drunken rampageService said. These blue, inch-long pupfish are unique. They are believed to h
Rare fish dead after drunken rampage
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 9 days ago
Service said. These blue, inch-long pupfish are unique. They are believed to have survived in the same location in the Mojave Desert for tens of thousands of years in a harsh environment that's usually not compatible for fish. The National... Read more
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