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The Small Town of Campania
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The Small Town of Campania

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Wayne

A Pizza Pilgrimage to Campania I first noticed Campania during my sophomore year in college, when I took a road trip through Italy and discovered a place that had all the makings to become...

The race for mayor of Redondo Beach is a race for a green belt
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The race for mayor of Redondo Beach is a race for a green belt

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Wayne

Letters to the Editor: The racism of Redondo Beach's anti-growth political leadership The race to run for mayor of Redondo Beach is an interesting one. The incumbent David D’Aquino is a good choice when...

Bears, I’m Not Scared of Bears
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Bears, I’m Not Scared of Bears

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Wayne

Who’s Afraid of a Lovely Fern? Bears, I’ll be honest, when I was in college I didn’t really give much thought to bears. I wasn’t scared to meet one, but I wasn’t afraid of...

The NHL Announces New Schedule for NHL Hockey
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The NHL Announces New Schedule for NHL Hockey

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Wayne

Toronto relaxes COVID-19 rink rules as winter activities move ‘toward normal’ The National Hockey League announced on Monday that the Washington Capitals have agreed to a new schedule to be played at noon beginning...

Zahoor Zahoor, 28, was arrested in Pakistan for writing about corruption and land grab in their town
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Zahoor Zahoor, 28, was arrested in Pakistan for writing about corruption and land grab in their town

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Killing of Pakistani journalist in Kenya was 'targeted' attack, minister says By Iqtidar S. Qureshi ISLAMABAD, March 18 (Reuters) - Police in Pakistan detained and shot dead a journalist who had been critical of...

Brian Johnson's widow says he was a "wild man"
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Brian Johnson’s widow says he was a “wild man”

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Wayne

AC/DC's Brian Johnson reveals in memoir he 'wouldn't have minded' dying at 180 mph (290 kph) Share this article Brian Johnson, the rock and roller who died at the age of 180, was a...

Dr. Eileen de Villa’s leave of absence extends to July 2018
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Dr. Eileen de Villa’s leave of absence extends to July 2018

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Wayne

Dr. Eileen de Villa, Toronto’s public health chief, taking leave of absence for medical treatment The Ontario Ministry of Health and Long Term Care announced Thursday that Dr. Eileen de Villa, Toronto’s chief medical...

California Republicans see the state’s history as a sign that Democrats can’t overcome their divisions
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California Republicans see the state’s history as a sign that Democrats can’t overcome their divisions

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Wayne

Both parties had high hopes for California in the midterms. Neither saw its dreams fully come true. Bolstering hopes: California's Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mark Kirk is shown at an event in San Francisco on...

City of Toronto proposes to increase electric vehicle rebates to $8,000
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City of Toronto proposes to increase electric vehicle rebates to $8,000

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Wayne

Electric vehicle rebate among staff proposals to speed up Toronto’s target to become a carbon neutral city In June 2018, the Ontario government gave initial approval to an electric vehicle rebate for electric vehicle...

UN Secretary-General Rejects Aid to Haiti
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UN Secretary-General Rejects Aid to Haiti

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Haiti government asks for international military assistance, but is denied By Niamh Mulcahy, Special for USA TODAY Haitian President René Preval sent a letter last week to the United Nations requesting "all necessary military...