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The Sacramento Bee
Sacramento streetcar plan gets a boost from fedsSacramento’s plans to bring streetcars back to downtown appear to be back on tr
Sacramento streetcar plan gets a boost from feds
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 19 hours ago
Sacramento’s plans to bring streetcars back to downtown appear to be back on track after stalling out last year. The project got a kickstart Tuesday morning when federal officials stated renewed willingness to contribute $75 million to build the... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Breathing new life, new energy into Capitol MallAfter almost a decade of looking at a cordoned-off city block pocked with concr
Breathing new life, new energy into Capitol Mall
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 days ago
After almost a decade of looking at a cordoned-off city block pocked with concrete pilings, Sacramentans might be tempted to think anything would be better than the infamous “hole in the ground” at Third and Capitol. But Sacramento deserves more... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Akira Ioane - A genuine phenomenonThe size, speed and skills of Akira Ioane could make him a rugby sensation. Ak
Akira Ioane - A genuine phenomenon
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
The size, speed and skills of Akira Ioane could make him a rugby sensation. Akira Ioane was outstanding at last weekend's Wellington Sevens but juggling both forms of the game will not be easy. Photo / Getty Images Even by New Zealand standards,... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Six Nations pointer to next Lions and ABs coachThe Six Nations kicks off this weekend, marking the beginning of a process that
Six Nations pointer to next Lions and ABs coach
Otago Daily Times / Posted 4 days ago
The Six Nations kicks off this weekend, marking the beginning of a process that could end in Wellington next year with the appointment of a new All Blacks coach. It is possible that the man asked to coach the Lions will be in pole position to become... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Six Nations pointer to next Lions and All Blacks coachGatland will be the favourite for the Lions role. Photo / Brett Phibbs The Six
Six Nations pointer to next Lions and All Blacks coach
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Gatland will be the favourite for the Lions role. Photo / Brett Phibbs The Six Nations kicks off this weekend, marking the beginning of a process that could end in Wellington next year with the appointment of a new All Blacks coach. It is possible... Read more
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KCRA 3 Sacramento
CalPERS reveal plans for property on 3rd St., Capitol MallCalPERS and Los Angeles-based development firm CIM have unveiled plans for the
CalPERS reveal plans for property on 3rd St., Capitol Mall
KCRA 3 Sacramento / Posted 6 days ago
CalPERS and Los Angeles-based development firm CIM have unveiled plans for the long-vacant plot of land on Third Street and Capitol Mall in downtown Sacramento. "We sat on the land for some time and we feel there's a window of opportunity today to... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Judicial panel approves downtown courthouse planA state judicial committee on Wednesday unanimously recommended plans presented
Judicial panel approves downtown courthouse plan
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 6 days ago
A state judicial committee on Wednesday unanimously recommended plans presented for a new 53-courtroom courthouse in downtown Sacramento in a crucial step toward replacing Sacramento Superior Court’s aging Ninth Street building. Officials returning... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Developer unveils vision for ‘hole in the ground’ in downtown SacramentoThe owners of downtown Sacramento’s infamous “hole in the ground” said Wednesda
Developer unveils vision for ‘hole in the ground’ in downtown Sacramento
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 6 days ago
The owners of downtown Sacramento’s infamous “hole in the ground” said Wednesday they plan to build a 30-story tower on the long-vacant site with a mix of offices, retail and 100 apartments. Nearly a decade after construction was halted on a pair of... Read more
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Super Sport
Vito France-bound after Super Rugby Twice World Cup-winning All Black Victor Vito will head to France to play for
Vito France-bound after Super Rugby
Super Sport / Posted 7 days ago
Twice World Cup-winning All Black Victor Vito will head to France to play for Top 14 side La Rochelle after finishing the Super Rugby season with the Wellington Hurricanes. The 33-cap loose forward, a member of... Read more
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SportsFan
All Black Vito heading to FranceTwice World Cup-winning All Black Victor Vito will head to France to play for T
All Black Vito heading to France
SportsFan / Posted 7 days ago
Twice World Cup-winning All Black Victor Vito will head to France to play for Top 14 side La Rochelle after finishing the Super Rugby season with the Wellington Hurricanes. The 33-cap loose forward, a member of both New Zealand's World Cup squads... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
All Blacks forward Victor Vito signs deal with Top 14 club La RochelleALL Blacks back-row forward Victor Vito, a member of the two-time World Cup win
All Blacks forward Victor Vito signs deal with Top 14 club La Rochelle
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 7 days ago
ALL Blacks back-row forward Victor Vito, a member of the two-time World Cup winning New Zealand team, will join Top 14 club La Rochelle next season. The 28-year-old Wellingtonian, who has played for the Hurricanes since 2009, signed a three-year... Read more
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The Courier Mail
All Blacks star to join French revolutionALL Blacks back-row forward Victor Vito, a member of the two-time World Cup win
All Blacks star to join French revolution
The Courier Mail / Posted 7 days ago
ALL Blacks back-row forward Victor Vito, a member of the two-time World Cup winning New Zealand team, will join Top 14 club La Rochelle next season. The 28-year-old Wellingtonian, who has played for the Hurricanes since 2009, signed a three-year... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
All Blacks star to join French revolutionAll Blacks forward Victor Vito signs deal with Top 14 club La Rochelle | DailyT
All Blacks star to join French revolution
Daily Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
All Blacks forward Victor Vito signs deal with Top 14 club La Rochelle | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this website Kick for touch falcons young girl and causes bike... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Vito signs to play in FranceHurricanes loose forward and two-time World Cup winning All Black Victor Vito h
Vito signs to play in France
Otago Daily Times / Posted 7 days ago
Hurricanes loose forward and two-time World Cup winning All Black Victor Vito has announced he will play his rugby in France next season. Vito has signed a three-year contract with French Top 14 club La Rochelle and will farewell New Zealand rugby... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
All Black Vito signs with French clubVictor Vito in action against Namibia at the Rugby World Cup. Photo / Brett Phi
All Black Vito signs with French club
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Victor Vito in action against Namibia at the Rugby World Cup. Photo / Brett Phibbs Hurricanes loose forward and two-time World Cup winning All Black Victor Vito has announced he will play his rugby in France next season. Vito has signed a... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
No one said the cost of justice is cheapThe Sacramento County Courthouse, built in 1965 when barely 600,000 people live
No one said the cost of justice is cheap
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 8 days ago
The Sacramento County Courthouse, built in 1965 when barely 600,000 people lived in the county, had a good run. As The Bee’s Darrell Smith reported last week, Sacramento Superior Court judges are focused on building a new courthouse, and are seeking... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Five of sport's greatest comebacksRyan Crotty crosses for a match-winning try against Ireland. Photo / Getty New
Five of sport's greatest comebacks
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 days ago
Ryan Crotty crosses for a match-winning try against Ireland. Photo / Getty New Zealand produced a miraculous comeback in Wellington, overcoming a 14 point deficit midway through the second half to beat South Africa 24-21 in the rugby sevens final.... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Static and stubborn Six Nations is becoming a slave to its traditionsThe southern-hemisphere monopoly extended beyond simply locking out the last fo
Static and stubborn Six Nations is becoming a slave to its traditions
Daily Telegraph / Posted 12 days ago
The southern-hemisphere monopoly extended beyond simply locking out the last four. England, Wales, Scotland and Ireland played seven matches against the big four of New Zealand, Australia, South Africa and Argentina, and lost all seven. Tot up the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Six Nations 2016: Northern Hemisphere's rugby showpiece is becoming a slave to its traditionsIt is a peculiarity of the Six Nations that its custodians will brook no argume
Six Nations 2016: Northern Hemisphere's rugby showpiece is becoming a slave to its traditions
Canberra Times / Posted 12 days ago
It is a peculiarity of the Six Nations that its custodians will brook no argument about its future. Suggest the slightest tweak to the tournament and one might as well be desecrating the Turin Shroud. Any chance of allowing Georgia or Romania to... Read more
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walesonline
Which 3 Welshman make our all-star XV from 15 years of the 6 Nations?Eight Grand Slams and one World Cup win since Five became the Six Nations Champ
Which 3 Welshman make our all-star XV from 15 years of the 6 Nations?
walesonline / Posted 12 days ago
Eight Grand Slams and one World Cup win since Five became the Six Nations Championship... it’s fair to say world rugby’s greatest annual tournament rarely fails to deliver in the excitement stakes. But just who have been the main men behind those... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Back-back-back for ABs?The All Blacks are hot favourites to repeat their success at the 2019 World Cup
Back-back-back for ABs?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 days ago
The All Blacks are hot favourites to repeat their success at the 2019 World Cup. Photo / Brett Phibbs The All Blacks are already red hot favourites to win the 2019 World Cup in the eyes of overseas bookmakers despite the retirement of great players... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Action, not talk, on Capitol MallHere’s hoping that this time, a makeover of Capitol Mall really happens. The m
Action, not talk, on Capitol Mall
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 14 days ago
Here’s hoping that this time, a makeover of Capitol Mall really happens. The mall leading from Old Sacramento to the state Capitol long has been underused and underappreciated. The problem hasn’t been a shortage of ideas so much as a lack of the... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sacramento transit agency backs off of 20 percent fare hike proposalSacramento Regional Transit’s plan to raise bus and light rail fares by 20 perc
Sacramento transit agency backs off of 20 percent fare hike proposal
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 14 days ago
Sacramento Regional Transit’s plan to raise bus and light rail fares by 20 percent appears to have died only days after it was proposed. A majority of RT board members said at a Monday night meeting they could not support a level of rate hikes that... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Time for a redo of downtown Sacramento’s Capitol Mall, Crocker Park?With a downtown arena on the rise and plans afoot for more housing and offices,
Time for a redo of downtown Sacramento’s Capitol Mall, Crocker Park?
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 15 days ago
With a downtown arena on the rise and plans afoot for more housing and offices, some downtown Sacramento leaders say the timing is right for makeovers of two underused downtown public spaces, stately but dull Capitol Mall and nearby Crocker... Read more
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iafrica.com
Dagg remains true to homelandIsrael Dagg of the Crusaders during the Super Rugby match between Cell C Sharks
Dagg remains true to homeland
iafrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
Israel Dagg of the Crusaders during the Super Rugby match between Cell C Sharks and Crusaders at Growthpoint Kings Park. (Photo by Steve Haag/Gallo Images) All Black fullback Israel Dagg is sticking around New Zealand for the foreseeable future... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Dagg commits to NZ RugbyWorld Cup reject Israel Dagg has put his commitment to remaining in New Zealand
Dagg commits to NZ Rugby
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 17 days ago
World Cup reject Israel Dagg has put his commitment to remaining in New Zealand on paper. Or to be more precise, the 49-test outside back has taken something off paper. The Crusaders' Dagg seemed to tweet that his test "journey" was over in the... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
New mayor and council should hire Sacramento’s next city managerWould you apply for a job knowing that less than a month after you start, you m
New mayor and council should hire Sacramento’s next city manager
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 19 days ago
Would you apply for a job knowing that less than a month after you start, you might have a whole new set of bosses? We wouldn’t – and we suspect that the best candidates for Sacramento’s next city manager wouldn’t either. Yet that’s the gamble that... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Japan a step up coaching ladder (One of the worst-kept secrets in rugby was confirmed yesterday - Highlanders co
Japan a step up coaching ladder (
Otago Daily Times / Posted 19 days ago
One of the worst-kept secrets in rugby was confirmed yesterday - Highlanders coach Jamie Joseph is Japan-bound. His departure from the Highlanders at the end of the Super rugby season was confirmed at a press conference fronted by Joseph and... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sacramento approves restrictions on short-term rentalsThe Sacramento City Council unanimously approved two ordinances Tuesday allowin
Sacramento approves restrictions on short-term rentals
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 21 days ago
The Sacramento City Council unanimously approved two ordinances Tuesday allowing short-term rental services such as Airbnb. The ordinances require Sacramento operators of short-term rentals to obtain a permit and pay associated taxes and fees.The... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Dan Carter back in All Blacks squadA REJUVENATED Dan Carter is back in the All Blacks as one of three additions to
Dan Carter back in All Blacks squad
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 22 days ago
A REJUVENATED Dan Carter is back in the All Blacks as one of three additions to their squad for the Rugby Championship, which starts next month. Carter, who took an extended break at the end of last season, was recalled along with Charles Piutau and... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
TRC scout: All Blacks still team to beatTHE June Tests reminded us of an old rugby truism: the northern hemisphere nati
TRC scout: All Blacks still team to beat
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 22 days ago
THE June Tests reminded us of an old rugby truism: the northern hemisphere nations struggle when they travel south of the equator. The All Blacks swept England, the Wallabies did the same to France while the Springboks claimed back-to-back wins over... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Protests won’t break cycle of homelessnessBattered tents. Protesters, many of them homeless, shouting about their “right
Protests won’t break cycle of homelessness
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 24 days ago
Battered tents. Protesters, many of them homeless, shouting about their “right to exist” at passing cars. City Council members dismissing protesters’ demands to repeal a ban on urban camping and instead provide more services for the homeless. While... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
NZ's richest race set to kick offKiwi celebs and the well-off will be at the Celebrity Stakes next weekend. Phot
NZ's richest race set to kick off
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 24 days ago
Kiwi celebs and the well-off will be at the Celebrity Stakes next weekend. Photos / File Next Sunday is officially the start of the Auckland social season, when the richest race in New Zealand, the New Zealand Bloodstock Karaka Million at Ellerslie,... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Marcos Breton: City needs to be transparent in investigation of Councilman Allen WarrenIt’s dispiriting to watch City Hall circling the wagons on a sexual harassment
Marcos Breton: City needs to be transparent in investigation of Councilman Allen Warren
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 28 days ago
It’s dispiriting to watch City Hall circling the wagons on a sexual harassment claim involving councilman Allen Warren. It’s been nearly six months since Delia Chacon, a former aide of Warren, filed a claim against the Del Paso Heights councilman... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Robbie Waters wants planning commission seat, but Councilman Steve Hansen has ‘very serious concerns’Robbie Waters was a high-profile politician in Sacramento for years, serving 16
Robbie Waters wants planning commission seat, but Councilman Steve Hansen has ‘very serious concerns’
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 28 days ago
Robbie Waters was a high-profile politician in Sacramento for years, serving 16 years on the Sacramento City Council and one term as the county sheriff. But he’s receiving pushback for a job he wants on a commission that pays no more than $200 a... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
State tax agency looking at Capitol Mall site for new headquartersThe state Board of Equalization is in discussions about moving its 2,200-employ
State tax agency looking at Capitol Mall site for new headquarters
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 28 days ago
The state Board of Equalization is in discussions about moving its 2,200-employee headquarters to a new mixed-use tower that could be built in the infamous “hole in the ground” at Third Street and Capitol Mall in downtown Sacramento. Proposals to... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sacramento won’t discuss investigation of sexual harassment claims against Councilman Allen WarrenAn outside law firm hired by the city of Sacramento has completed its investiga
Sacramento won’t discuss investigation of sexual harassment claims against Councilman Allen Warren
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 29 days ago
An outside law firm hired by the city of Sacramento has completed its investigation into a sexual harassment claim made last year against Councilman Allen Warren, but city officials are refusing to release documents related to the investigation or... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Homeless ‘safe ground’ back in the mix for SacramentoSacramento city officials have somewhat dismissed the protesters camping outsid
Homeless ‘safe ground’ back in the mix for Sacramento
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 30 days ago
Sacramento city officials have somewhat dismissed the protesters camping outside City Hall over the past month as a distraction from their long-term strategy to tackle homelessness with permanent housing. Through midday Sunday, police said they had... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
The Vent with Tony Veitch Ep30: Fun police at Eden ParkTony Veitch is joined by Radio Sport reporter Guy Heveldt to talk about fans ge
The Vent with Tony Veitch Ep30: Fun police at Eden Park
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 30 days ago
Tony Veitch is joined by Radio Sport reporter Guy Heveldt to talk about fans getting kicked out of Eden Park, Anthony Hudson's comments and the Black Caps' style of play. Fans kicked out of Eden Park Tony: My issue is this - so some people had some... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Homeless protest continues as group purported to be Anonymous releases another videoAs homeless rights activists continued a monthlong protest outside Sacramento C
Homeless protest continues as group purported to be Anonymous releases another video
The Record Searchlight / Posted a month ago
As homeless rights activists continued a monthlong protest outside Sacramento City Hall on Friday, top city officials held a news conference to promote the progress the region has made on tackling homelessness. The protesters said they do not plan... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Old schoolmates battle for HalbergYachtsman Peter Burling (left) with Blair Tuke. A friendly rivalry between Kan
Old schoolmates battle for Halberg
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 1 months ago
Yachtsman Peter Burling (left) with Blair Tuke. A friendly rivalry between Kane Williamson and Peter Burling that illuminated Tauranga Boys' College sports awards for the five years they attended together will continue on the biggest stage of New... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
All Blacks, cricketers dominate HalbergsDaniel Carter, one of the Sportsman of the Year awards finalists. File Photo /
All Blacks, cricketers dominate Halbergs
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 1 months ago
Daniel Carter, one of the Sportsman of the Year awards finalists. File Photo / Brett Phibbs. The All Blacks and Black Caps feature strongly in the list of finalists for the Halberg Awards. Fifteen different sports are in the list of finalists... Read more
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walesonline
Ospreys call for specific southern hemisphere international Test windowAnd Liberty chief Andrew Hore has reiterated his belief the Pro12 region need g
Ospreys call for specific southern hemisphere international Test window
walesonline / Posted 1 months ago
And Liberty chief Andrew Hore has reiterated his belief the Pro12 region need greater financial support for providing such large numbers of players to Wales both at senior and age-grade level. Hore argues the Ospreys are at a disadvantage because... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Sports awards: Rugby, cricket up there as Halberg finalistsThe two major sporting codes in this country have been given some well overdue
Sports awards: Rugby, cricket up there as Halberg finalists
Otago Daily Times / Posted 1 months ago
The two major sporting codes in this country have been given some well overdue recognition as Halberg award finalists in the list released yesterday. The All Blacks have been named as one of four finalists for team of the year and retired first... Read more
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