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3 hrs ago | TIME.com

Baltic States Fear Putin Amid Escalation in Ukraine

In the latest chapter of the West's confrontation with Russia, President Barack Obama will travel to Estonia on Wednesday to stress U.S. solidarity with the Baltic states, the former Soviet republics rattled by Russian President Vladimir Putin's intervention in nearby Ukraine.

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7 hrs ago | Pacifica Tribune

The recovery tale of a nearly lost skateboarder

As Robert Fredenburg sits down for an interview, there is no indication that this year was nearly his last.

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9 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

Experiences make you happier than possessions-before and after

To get the most enjoyment out of our dollar, science tells us to focus our discretionary spending on experiences such as travel over material goods.

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13 hrs ago | Voice of America

Estonia Wants NATO Base on Russia's Doorstep

Estonian President Toomas Hendrik Ilves speaks at a news conference after talks with Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg , after arriving for a one-day state visit, in Oslo, Sept.

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14 hrs ago | Common Dreams

NATO's "Military Hysteria" Undermines Peace in Ukraine, says Russia

In response to threats from NATO that it will be expanding its military capabilities eastward, Russia on Tuesday countered by saying such moves will only result in military recalibrations of its own.

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Related Topix: World News, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), Travel, Russia, Vladimir Putin, Belarus, Kiev, Ukraine Travel, Ukraine Travel, Europe Travel

Mon Sep 01, 2014

NBC Bay Area

San Francisco Enjoys Burning Man Break

Tables could be had at restaurants without an hour wait, drinks could be ordered at bars without a five-person-deep wait, and reservations at yoga studios were few and far between, according to the New York Times.

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Examiner.com

Labor Day 2014: Target, Walmart, Sears, Costco open or closed today?

San Francisco residents are being greeted by beautiful 70 degree weather today on Labor Day 2014 but many are wondering about going shopping today, what is open and what is closed.

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Patch.com

Garcetti Expected to Announce Proposal to Raise Minimum Wage in L.A. Monday

Mayor Eric Garcetti is expected to announce his proposal to raise the Los Angeles minimum wage to $13.25 an hour during a Labor Day rally in South Los Angeles.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

Examiner.com

KUDOS! Black Media Appreciation Night

Time to roll out the red carpet and get your tickets to the 2nd Black Media Appreciation Night sponsored by Block Report Radio and the San Francisco Bayview Newspaper.

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The Fresno Bee

San Francisco exhales during a Burning Man exodusa

Here, particularly in the city's rapidly gentrifying Mission District, their neighbors were dreading something else: the moment the "Burners" come home.

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Stuff.co.nz

Twenty reasons to visit San Francisco

Hear hauntingly compelling accounts of what it was like to live and work on Alcatraz and 19 other reasons to go.

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CTV

'Roofers' get a thrill exploring St. Petersburg from above

Saint Petersburg has long been a tourist favourite, but if this band of young Russian thrill-seekers is to be believed, the best way to see the country's imperial capital is by hopping roof to roof.

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San Francisco Chronicle

City for all seasons leaves summer behind

We have re-imagined our design in a bold new way. Before we roll it out for everyone, we are giving select readers an opportunity to try out the new design.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

The Independent

McDonald's frozen out of Russia over 'health' risks

Critics have questioned why investigations have come after the relationship between the US and Russia soured over the crisis in Ukraine Oliver Poole is an award-winning Foreign Correspondent for the Evening Standard and Independent titles.

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The Wave

There's a world of free walking tours

One of my favorite new trends in travel is the preponderance of free tours springing up nearly everywhere you want to go.

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The Wichita Eagle

Crew films Greeley Dutch Hoppers for documentary

In the age of social media and endless technological entertainment, it's easy for classic traditions to fall by the wayside for more modern ways of having fun.

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PanArmenian Network

NATO "forming 10,000-strong rapid deployment force to counter Russia"

PanARMENIAN.Net - NATO is reportedly working towards the creation of an expeditionary force composed of 10,000 troops from seven different member states as a result of escalating tensions with Russia over the conflict in Ukraine.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

SFGate

San Francisco Scooter Girls have fun, do good deeds together

San Francisco Scooter Girls member Rhonda Price rides along Marina Boulevard during a group ride in San Francisco.

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SFGate

August 30 is Black Restaurant Day in the Bay Area

August is Black Business Month across America, but before September arrives, there is one more day of note involved in the 11th annual event, which encourages visiting at least one black business each day during August.

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Curbed

You've Got Mail: Here Now, 32 Vintage Postcards from San Francisco

Whether or not you're traveling in spatial terms this holiday weekend, you can, right this very minute, travel in time.

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