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California Gov. Gavin Newsom warns against flu, coronavirus and the ILI
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California Gov. Gavin Newsom warns against flu, coronavirus and the ILI

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'Three threats at once': California urges caution amid spread of RSV, COVID, flu and SARS California Governor Gavin Newsom on Tuesday issued an urgent public health warning to avoid three severe respiratory diseases at...

How I voted in the election
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How I voted in the election

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I mailed in my ballot for the midterms. How can I tell if it's been counted? I mailed in the ballot and mailed my ID to get it to the election office to be...

Swiss tennis player Federer retires from the Tour after winning four grand slams
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Swiss tennis player Federer retires from the Tour after winning four grand slams

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Roger Federer announces his retirement from the ATP Tour and grand slams The Swiss tennis player announced on Monday that will retire from the Tour from 2014 to 2015 after the first Grand Slam...

The End of Days: A Movie About the Power of Film
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The End of Days: A Movie About the Power of Film

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Review: In the wrenching 'Armageddon Time,' a filmmaker powerfully confronts his own privilege." - The Houston Chronicle "The movie could be so beautiful, but it's impossible to be moved by it. It's a dark,...

The Balozet Omelet
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The Balozet Omelet

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James Corden Would Rather Not Talk About That Balthazar Omelet “I’ve seen this morning show a million fucking times.” On an episode of Inside Amy Schumer, Jimmy Fallon and the rest of the gang...

Andrés Cantor is the most important figure in international sports
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Andrés Cantor is the most important figure in international sports

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Meet Andrés Cantor, the man whose breathtaking goal calls capture the 'spirit' of soccer. This article was originally published by The Huffington Post (http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/andres-cantor/world-cup-2018_b_13584518.html) and is reprinted with permission. Andrés Cantor has a knack...

Judge Gardephe Sets Trial Date for Oct. 16
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Judge Gardephe Sets Trial Date for Oct. 16

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Mel Gibson can testify at Harvey Weinstein trial, judge rules MGM Studios chief Harvey Weinstein and his lawyer have each submitted to the court a limited number of possible witnesses who may be called...

The Council's Voting Measure Is More Than Just a Referendum
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The Council’s Voting Measure Is More Than Just a Referendum

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Editorial: Tired of City Hall scandals? This is the moment to reform Los Angeles city government A few weeks ago, this writer wrote: “This is as bad a fiscal crisis as has ever hit...

Ethiopian president Abiy pledges to end conflict in Darfur
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Ethiopian president Abiy pledges to end conflict in Darfur

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Warring parties in Ethiopia agree on cessation of hostilities Geshe Gebre-Somo, Tsehle, and Afameli were not involved in the war Abiy, who has been elected as Ethiopia's president by an overwhelming majority, pledged Saturday...

Roger Federer Will Play a Special Match at the Swiss Indoors
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Roger Federer Will Play a Special Match at the Swiss Indoors

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Roger Federer set to play 'special' final match of career on Friday with Rafael Nadal (AFP) It is possible that Roger Federer, who announced his retirement from tennis last year when he was just...