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16 hrs ago | Russia Taday

Take off & land anywhere: Russia unveils hybrid amphibious drone vehicle

A drone hybridized with an amphibious hovercraft has been presented at the Innoprom-2014 technology exhibition in Russia's Yekaterinburg.

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22 hrs ago | San Francisco Magazine

20 Reasons We Should Just Let the

In Dawn of the Planet of the Apes , opening today, apocalypse-ravaged humans in San Francisco and super-intelligent apes in Marin vie for control of the Bay Area .

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Big News Network.com

John Tefft is likely new US ambassador to Russia

President Barack Obama has named career diplomat John F. Tefft as the new American ambassador to Russia at a time when relations between the cold war rivals have bottomed over several issues, including Russia's annexation of the Crimean peninsula.

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East Bay Express

Re: Streetcars Might Make a Comeback in Oakland

Until 1958, Oakland had a system of streetcars that shuttled passengers from across the city to its Western edge, where they could catch ferries or commuter rail to San Francisco.

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CBS Local

Your Guide to San Francisco's Finest Breweries

A wise philosopher once said, "Here's to alcohol: the cause of, and solution to, all of life's problems."

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San Francisco Magazine

What the Tourists Are Saying About the New Trick Dog Menu

San Francisco bar Trick Dog has revealed its latest drink menu: The " Trick Dog San Francisco Tourist Map ."

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Royals Review

OT Friday Thread: Saved from oblivion to eat gator

I've yet to pack a thing for the weekend excursion I'm leaving on, so let's get down to business.

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Contra Costa Times

Allen: Oakland's tiles and terra cotta features have a history

Nationally known tile expert Riley Doty is the tour leader for the July 20 walking tour, "Tiles and Terra Cotta in Uptown Oakland," sponsored by the Oakland Heritage Alliance.

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Advocate-News

Glance at the Past, from the pages of the Advocate

A flower show, given under the auspices of the Panathenaea Club, was held in Guild Hall July 2nd.

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NBC Bay Area

Parking App Makers Back Down in Standoff with SF

The makers of an app that matches drivers in need with much-coveted parking spots are backing down in their standoff with the city.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Inside Bay Area

Two "Top Chef" alums open Bay Area restaurants

"Top Chef" news: Look for new Bay Area restaurants from two of the show's alums, Casey Thompson and Jen Biesty.

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SFGate

Charles James gowns part of a oeHigh Stylea fashion exhibit at Fine Arts Museums in 2015

Who doesn't like window-shopping for high fashion, even if it's in a museum? It's almost a year away, but mark your calendars: The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco will bring a new exhibition of historic clothing, "High Style: The Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection" to the Legion of Honor from March 14-July 19, 2015.

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The St. Petersburg Times

Moscow has slipped seven places to ninth on an annual list of the...

St. Petersburg, Russia's cultural capital, fell 12 places to 35th on Mercer's annual list of the world's most expensive cities for expats.

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St.Petersburg Times

Tank and train maker Uralvagonzavod, or UVZ, has unveiled its...

Tank and train maker Uralvagonzavod, or UVZ, has unveiled its next-generation Russia One tram, which may provide a flash Gotham chic to those Russian cities like St. Petersburg that have not yet torn up their tram rails.

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The St. Petersburg Times

While the ruble devaluation has devastated car sales and much else...

While the ruble devaluation has devastated car sales and much else over recent months, it has simultaneously served one of the state's long-term aims: to localize car production in Russia.

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Groong

Methods And Goals Of Anti-Russian Media In Armenia

RUSSIAN MEDIA IN ARMENIA Vestnik Kavkaza, Russia July 9 2014 9 July 2014 - 6:47pm David Stepanyan, Yerevan.

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EurasiaNet

Russia: Hoping Cuba Can Help Spur Trade with Latin America

Amid deteriorating relations with the West, Russian President Vladimir Putin is looking to diversify a Russian economy that is tightly linked to European markets.

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GlobeNewswire

CTT awarded Cockpit Humidification for Irkut`s MC-21

NYKOPING, Sweden, July 10th, 2014 CTT SYSTEMS , the market leader for non -condensation systems in commercial aircraft structures and the world's leading provider of humidification products for cockpit, crew rest and passenger cabin areas, today announces that JSC PDC Teploobmennik selected CTT for Cockpit Humidification of the Irkut`s MC-21 ... (more)

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Capital City Weekly

Sharing their world travels

Barry and Corinne Smedley will present a slideshow and talk on their recent travels at 7 p.m. on Sunday, July 13 at the Skagway Public Library.

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San Francisco Chronicle

S.F. may be up a tree with falling ficus woes on Hyde Street

A stump is all that is left of a ficus tree that toppled onto a parked vehicle and blocked cable cars on Hyde Street.

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