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Fleet Week, which is more like Fleet Week-and-a-Half, kept doing its spectacular and very loud thing in the skies above San Francisco Bay Saturday. Tens of thousands of people showed up. Some of them sat on their fathers’ shoulders but most of them settled for a blanket or a bench or a small swatch of the Marina Green. The biplanes and parachutists performed their various warm-up acts before the Blue Angels took over and gave countless people a sore neck f…
10.07 / 22:51
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Nearly five months to the day of his inauguration, then-Republican nominee Donald Trump tried to pitch his campaign to black voters with a single question: “What do you have to lose?” Three months after his inauguration, the Congressional Black Caucus eagerly responded with a 130-page policy document entitled “We have a Lot to Lose,” outlining legislation they say would help African Americans and similarly marginalized communities. That ask fell on deaf e…
10.07 / 21:49
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SACRAMENTO (AP) _ These California lotteries were drawn Saturday:0-0-9(zero, zero,…
10.07 / 21:27
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SACRAMENTO (AP) _ The winning numbers in Saturday afternoon's drawing of the California Lottery's "Daily 3 Midday" game were:0-0-9(zero, zero,…
10.07 / 21:27
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SACRAMENTO (AP) _ These California lotteries were drawn Saturday:0-0-9(zero, zero,…
10.07 / 21:12
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SACRAMENTO (AP) _ The winning numbers in Saturday afternoon's drawing of the California Lottery's "Daily 3 Midday" game were:0-0-9(zero, zero,…
10.07 / 21:12
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CPD – 1 CPD – 2… …
10.07 / 21:12
claycord.com
Private memorial services are being planned for Dr. Edmond “Ted” Eger, a longtime UCSF anesthesiologist and pioneer in the field of inhaled anesthetics. Dr. Eger, who had pancreatic cancer, died Aug. 26 at his Tiburon home at age 86. In the 1960s, Dr. Eger helped establish what is now regarded as a universal standard for dosing inhaled anesthetics, called MAC — minimum alveolar concentration — which is used in the administration of anesthesia in surgery ro…
10.07 / 21:00
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rDoi3XqG58o It's like a tongue twister every time this St. Bernard bounds about. Mochi's supersized "licker" measures 7.3 inches "from snout to tip," said owner Carla Rickert of Sioux Falls, South Dakota. That qualifies her as having the longest tongue on a dog (current), according to Guinness World Records . Mochi, or "Mo," was rescued from a Colorado shelter for big dogs when she was 2 years old. Rickert said she was once abused and neglected but the now…
10.07 / 20:48
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Updated 4:15 p.m ET Nelly, the rapper behind hits "Hot In Herre" and "Ride Wit Me," was arrested Saturday morning for alleged sexual assault during a tour stop in Washington state. The Auburn Police Department said in a statement that a woman called 911 at 3:48 a.m. Saturday and said she was assaulted by Nelly, whose given name is Cornell Haynes Jr. After a police investigation, Nelly was taken into custody an hour later. The St. Louis rapper was touring with country act Florida Georgia…
10.07 / 20:48
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A Minnesota man who lived in a house with the decomposing bodies of his mother and twin brother for about a year says he could not bring himself to report their deaths to authorities.Sixty-year-old Robert James Kuefler of White Bear Lake tells The Associated Press that he was "traumatized" by their…
10.07 / 19:03
redwoodtimes.com
A man died after crashing his car into a parked big rig truck Saturday in Marin County, according to California Highway Patrol. Reports came in shortly before 6 a.m. that a Chevy Malibu sedan collided with a parked big rig on east Sir Francis Drake Boulevard near the San Quentin State Prison, said Officer Andrew Barclay, a CHP spokesman. The driver of a semi-truck carrying a large piece of machinery was parked on the shoulder of the road asleep in the…
10.07 / 18:15
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TweetBeing atop an old gun battery just west of the Golden Gate Bridge Toll Plaza isn’t the best place to see the Fleet Week airshow, and it’s not exactly easy to get to, owing to jammed traffic, but it’s where I ended up. Here are some photos from Friday practice day. Two of things are…
10.07 / 18:05
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The Floss Silk Tree, a conspicuous “autumn bloomer” here and there around San Diego, has been showing off its pinkish or purplish, hibiscus-like flowers for a few weeks. The broad, heavy trunks of this South American import, studded with fat, cone-shaped spines, make them easy to identify. The Tawny Hues of the black oak tree are just beginning to highlight the slopes of San Diego County’s higher mountains. Named for the dark coloring of its bark, especially when wet, …
10.07 / 17:53
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Danish divers looking for the remains of Swedish journalist Kim Wall, whose torso washed ashore in Copenhagen this summer, made a gruesome discovery Friday nearby in Køge Bay. "We found a leg and then another leg and shortly thereafter we found a head, which was also in a bag weighed down by several pieces of metal," Chief Police Investigator Jens Møller Jensen said at a press briefing Saturday, according to a translation by The Guardian . Møller Jensen said they also found a weighted bag c…
10.07 / 16:32
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Fresh Air Weekend highlights some of the best interviews and reviews from past weeks, and new program elements specially paced for weekends. Our weekend show emphasizes interviews with writers, filmmakers, actors and musicians, and often includes excerpts from live in-studio concerts. This week: New Muhammad Ali Biography Reveals A Flawed Rebel Who Loved Attention: "I don't think we do Ali any good by treating him as a saint," says biographer Jonathan Eig. "He was a human being, and he was…
10.07 / 16:32
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As Hurricane Nate churns over the warm waters of the Gulf of Mexico toward American shores, it is growing in strength and speed after leaving a trail of devastation in Central America. In its 7 a.m., advisory , the National Hurricane Center said the Category 1 storm was located about 245 miles south southeast of the mouth of the Mississippi River and headed north northwest with maximum sustained winds of 85 mph. "We are expecting Nate to continue to strengthen today (Saturday)," said Mike…
10.07 / 14:05
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Chris Hernstrom was brewing in the craft beer mecca of Bend, Ore., when an ad caught his eye: Want to live somewhere gorgeous and make beer for a small community? "It just seemed like an interesting challenge to come out to basically the exact opposite of Bend, some place where the brewing industry is still in its fledgling stages," Hernstrom says. That place, Hernstrom's new home, is the cattle ranching hub of Valentine, Neb., population 2,700, tucked into the Niobrara River valley in the…
10.07 / 14:05
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SHERIFF'S REPORTSThe following were compiled from reports prepared by the Mendocino County Sheriff's Office:DUI: Jesse Lee Henderson, 45, of Ukiah, was booked at county jail Monday on suspicion of driving under the influence, with a license suspended for DUI within the last 10…
10.07 / 13:50
ukiahdailyjournal.com
When Marna Carney worked for the Library of Congress, she regularly used the tunnels underneath the streets of Washington, D.C. when taking a break to grab lunch."I felt sometimes like I was living in a Tom Clancy novel," Carney said, recalling how you could suddenly turn a corner and find yourself in a "huge rotunda with towering…
10.07 / 13:50
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