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The Monterey County Herald
A third option: shut down raceway at Laguna Seca With the approval of the dog park, the county has again acted to make Carmel
A third option: shut down raceway at Laguna Seca
The Monterey County Herald / Posted yesterday
With the approval of the dog park, the county has again acted to make Carmel Valley into a business corridor rather than a semi-rural area of homes, schools and parks (Aug. 27). We already have... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Maddy celebrated with music, howlingThe family of Madyson "Maddy" Middleton, including her mother Laura Jordan, cen
Maddy celebrated with music, howling
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
The family of Madyson "Maddy" Middleton, including her mother Laura Jordan, center, and Kirby Scudder, right, attend a celebration of life ceremony for the 8-year-old homicide victim at the Kaiser Permanente Arena in Santa Cruz on Sunday. (Kevin... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Maddy celebrated with music, howlingMaxwell Sanderson, 7, helps paint a portrait of Madyson "Maddy" Middleton at th
Maddy celebrated with music, howling
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
Maxwell Sanderson, 7, helps paint a portrait of Madyson "Maddy" Middleton at the Kaiser Permanente Arena in Santa Cruz on Sunday during a celebration of life ceremony. (Kevin Johnson -- Santa Cruz Sentinel) SANTA CRUZ >> Maddy Middleton’s memorial... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Larry Harvey, Famed Washington Medical Marijuana Patient, Dies From CancerLarry Harvey, a Washington state medical marijuana patient who had faced 10 yea
Larry Harvey, Famed Washington Medical Marijuana Patient, Dies From Cancer
The Huffington Post / Posted 9 days ago
Larry Harvey, a Washington state medical marijuana patient who had faced 10 years in prison in a high-profile federal pot case, died Thursday at age 71, a family spokeswoman said. Harvey succumbed to pancreatic cancer in Colville, Washington, Kari... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Sam Farr: Celebrating restoration of the Carmel RiverIt is a historic moment for the Carmel River. The San Clemente Dam, which has b
Sam Farr: Celebrating restoration of the Carmel River
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 15 days ago
It is a historic moment for the Carmel River. The San Clemente Dam, which has blocked migrating fish since 1921, is coming down as I write this. For the first time in our lives, 25 miles of spawning and rearing habitat will be open to the threatened... Read more
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Santa Monica Mirror
Marijuana Harm Ignored In Push For California LegalizationFour potential ballot initiatives completely legalizing marijuana are in the wo
Marijuana Harm Ignored In Push For California Legalization
Santa Monica Mirror / Posted 15 days ago
Four potential ballot initiatives completely legalizing marijuana are in the works for California’s next general election, with pot advocates yet to choose the variation that will get their concerted push. But one thing for sure: Whichever one they... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Political Blotter: Five Bay Area lawmakers still undecided on Iran nuclear dealThis is a sampling from Bay Area News Group's Political Blotter blog. Read more
Political Blotter: Five Bay Area lawmakers still undecided on Iran nuclear deal
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 16 days ago
This is a sampling from Bay Area News Group's Political Blotter blog. Read more and post comments at www.ibabuzz.com/politics. As House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi continues rolling out Democratic supporters one by one, almost half of the Bay... Read more
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The Daily Review
Political Blotter: Five Bay Area lawmakers still undecided on Iran nuclear dealThis is a sampling from Bay Area News Group's Political Blotter blog. Read more
Political Blotter: Five Bay Area lawmakers still undecided on Iran nuclear deal
The Daily Review / Posted 16 days ago
This is a sampling from Bay Area News Group's Political Blotter blog. Read more and post comments at www.ibabuzz.com/politics. As House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi continues rolling out Democratic supporters one by one, almost half of the Bay... Read more
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San Jose Mercury News
Political Blotter: Five Bay Area lawmakers still undecided on Iran nuclear dealThis is a sampling from Bay Area News Group's Political Blotter blog. Read more
Political Blotter: Five Bay Area lawmakers still undecided on Iran nuclear deal
San Jose Mercury News / Posted 16 days ago
This is a sampling from Bay Area News Group's Political Blotter blog. Read more and post comments at www.ibabuzz.com/politics. As House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi continues rolling out Democratic supporters one by one, almost half of the Bay... Read more
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The Huffington Post
House Dem: Iran Deal Is First Time I Will Be Able To Vote For Peace In 20 YearsWASHINGTON -- Rep. Sam Farr (D-Calif.) offered a pretty good reason Thursday fo
House Dem: Iran Deal Is First Time I Will Be Able To Vote For Peace In 20 Years
The Huffington Post / Posted 17 days ago
WASHINGTON -- Rep. Sam Farr (D-Calif.) offered a pretty good reason Thursday for his support of the nuclear deal recently negotiated with Iran. "After two decades in Congress, this is the first time I will be able to vote for peace, not just against... Read more
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The Huffington Post
The DOJ 'Intended To Discourage' A Historic Medical Marijuana BillAn internal Department of Justice memo leaked this week reveals that in the day
The DOJ 'Intended To Discourage' A Historic Medical Marijuana Bill
The Huffington Post / Posted 24 days ago
An internal Department of Justice memo leaked this week reveals that in the days leading up to last year's historic passage of a federal medical marijuana protections measure, the DOJ passed around "informal talking points" to members of Congress... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Lawmakers Call For Investigation Into DOJ's Continued Crackdown On Medical MarijuanaTwo congressmen behind a federal provision protecting state-legal medical marij
Lawmakers Call For Investigation Into DOJ's Continued Crackdown On Medical Marijuana
The Huffington Post / Posted 30 days ago
Two congressmen behind a federal provision protecting state-legal medical marijuana operations are seeking an investigation into the Department of Justice's continued crackdown on medical marijuana patients and providers, saying the DOJ may be in... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Lawmakers Ask Obama To Update Animal Welfare ActUlises, a killer whale at SeaWorld San Diego, is seen in his tank on July 19, 2
Lawmakers Ask Obama To Update Animal Welfare Act
KPBS San Diego / Posted 30 days ago
Ulises, a killer whale at SeaWorld San Diego, is seen in his tank on July 19, 2010. A group of federal lawmakers Friday called on President Barack Obama's administration to update 20-year-old rules governing the treatment of captive marine mammals,... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Flawed new FAA NextGen air-traffic routing system needs resetIt doesn't take too many minutes of sitting in a backyard in Palo Alto or tryin
Flawed new FAA NextGen air-traffic routing system needs reset
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 30 days ago
It doesn't take too many minutes of sitting in a backyard in Palo Alto or trying to sleep next to an open window to realize something has radically changed with commercial aircraft-routing patterns in our skies. A strongly hyped overhaul of the... Read more

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