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  1. The Latest: Berkeley offers to waive venue fee for speakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | Norwalk Citizen News

    University of California , Berkeley officials are offering to waive a venue fee for former Breitbart editor Ben Shapiro to speak on campus on the date proposed by a Republican student group. UC Berkeley spokesman Dan Mogulof said earlier Thursday that all the venues large enough to accommodate 500 people and free of charge to student organizations were already booked for Sept.

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  2. Counter-protest leader denies assaults in California meleeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | Norwalk Citizen News

    In this Nov. 19. 2014 file photo Yvette Felarca, an alumni of the University of California Berkeley and member of the group By Any Means Necessary, claps and yells as a vote is taken to raise tuition during a meeting of the University of California Board of Regents in San Francisco. The Sacramento County District Attorney's office said Wednesday, July 19, 2017, that Felarca was arrested Tuesday on charges of assault and inciting and participating in a riot stemming from a brawl during a protest at the state Capitol last year.

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  3. How to tell if you're going to break up, according to a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Have you ever been in the middle of a heated argument when the other person suddenly pulls out their phone and starts texting? This behavior, known as stonewalling, fits into a category that marriage therapist John Gottman has identified as one of four signs a couple is headed for a breakup. Gottman and University of California Berkeley psychologist Robert Levenson spent 14 years studying 79 married American couples to find out what - if anything - those who divorced had in common.

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  4. Art in the garden: placing the right work in the right spotRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | Norwalk Citizen News

    This undated photo provided by The Monacelli Press shows "Per Adriano" by sculptor Igor Mitoraj in a residential garden on the east end of Long Island in New York. The garden was designed by landscape architect Edmund Hollander.

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  5. Want to Stay Slim? Hold Your NoseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 6 | Norwalk Citizen News

    It's often said that we eat with our eyes first, but it's actually our sense of smell that's running the show, a new study says. And with the exception of misleading scents like the falsely inviting citrus sweetness of an otherwise awful cough syrup, it's usually a good thing that smell comes before taste - right? Not so, a surprising new study from the University of California, Berkeley, suggests.

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  6. A new map reveals where changing temperatures could drive up...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 29 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Climate change is projected to cause higher mortality in many parts of the United States, according to a new report published in the journal Science. The report 's authors calculated the expected change in mortality by county across the US, and found the risks are distributed very unevenly.

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  7. Mark Bittman Is Back in New York, with A Lot More to SayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | Norwalk Citizen News

    New York magazine has a fancy new name to add to its masthead: Mark Bittman, the food journalist who's authored several excellent cookbooks, whose food and op-ed columns ran in The New York Times for two decades, and who, more recently, became a faculty member at Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health. In 2015, Bittman left his role at the Times to become the chief innovation officer at Purple Carrot, a vegan meal delivery service, but left the company after just six months.

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  8. Decades after he was slain, victim identified as ex-MarineRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | Norwalk Citizen News

    More than three decades after a man was found slain in the Washington suburbs, authorities have identified him as an ex-Marine. Prince George's County Police said Wednesday he was 27-year-old Bennett Louis .

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  9. Massachusetts weighing new tax on sodas, sugary drinksRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2017 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Lawmakers on Beacon Hill are joining activists in other states pushing for taxes on sodas that they say will ease the rise in obesity-related diseases and bring in money for programs aimed at improving the health of children in Massachusetts. Supporters of the tax say that too many children and families in Massachusetts are suffering from chronic diseases like Type 2 diabetes, heart disease, stroke, cancer and tooth decay.

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  10. The man plotting California's secession quit and moved to...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | Norwalk Citizen News

    In April, the leader of a major California secessionist group announced he was abandoning the movement and settling permanently in Russia. Louis Marinelli, the self-appointed leader of Yes California, set up a makeshift embassy in Moscow in December.

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  11. Brewers: Outsiders shouldn't tap 'Vermont' for beer namesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Vermont brewers have a message for the rest of the industry: Don't go describing a brew as a Vermont beer if it's not from the Green Mountains. The Vermont Brewers Association is taking issue with out-of-state brewers using "Vermont" in the names and descriptions of their beer.

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  12. The Latest: Berkeley hails peaceful debate over Ann CoulterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2017 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Demonstrators shout slogans directed at city hall during a rally for free speech Thursday, April 27, 2017, in Berkeley, Calif. Demonstrators gathered near the University of California, Berkeley campus amid a strong police presence and rallied to show support for free speech and condemn the views of Ann Coulter and her supporters.

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  13. Guitarist sues to stop use of Jefferson Starship band nameRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | Norwalk Citizen News

    In this July 24, 1987 file photo, members of Starship, from left, Mickey Thomas, Craig Chaquico, Grace Slick and Donny Baldwin, pose outside the Berkeley Community Theater stage entrance after a rehearsal in Berkeley, Calif. Chaquico is asking a judge to prevent a new iteration of Jefferson Starship from using the name in a federal lawsuit filed Thursday, April 27, 2017, in San Francisco.

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  14. GOP bill would discipline hecklers at college speechesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | Norwalk Citizen News

    University of Wisconsin students who disrupt speeches and demonstrations could be expelled and campuses would have to remain neutral on public issue under a bill Republican legislators are pushing this week. The bill comes as free speech issues have grown more contentious on college campuses across the country.

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  15. Coulter expected to speak at Sproul Plaza on ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | Norwalk Citizen News

    In this Feb. 12, 2011 file photo, Ann Coulter waves to the audience after speaking at the Conservative Political Action Conference in Washington. University of California, Berkeley students who invited Coulter to speak on campus filed a lawsuit Monday April 24, 2017, against the university, saying it is discriminating against conservative speakers and violating students' rights to free speech.

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  16. UC Berkeley flip-flops on Ann Coulter, proposes May dateRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | Norwalk Citizen News

    University of California , Berkeley officials said they have a "grave concern" of violence on campus if Ann Coulter follows through on her vow to speak next week at the university. Chancellor Nicholas B. Dirks instead proposed an alternate May 2 date for the conservative author, reversing a decision from a day earlier when officials canceled the event.

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  17. The Latest: Ann Coulter vows to speak at BerkeleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2017 | Norwalk Citizen News

    In this Feb. 12, 2011 file photo, Ann Coulter waves to the audience after speaking at the Conservative Political Action Conference in Washington. Coulter's planned appearance at the University of California, Berkeley on April 27 has been canceled because of security concerns.

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  18. The weaker British pound is here to stayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2017 | Norwalk Citizen News

    UK Prime Minister Theresa May surprised the world April 18 by reversing course on an earlier promise and calling for early general elections in the UK parliament. The political bombshell has added a new layer of uncertainty to a fraught Brexit process.

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  19. California police seek more suspects after violent ralliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2017 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Anti and pro-Donald Trump supporters clash during competing demonstrations at Martin Luther King Jr. Civic Center Park in Berkeley, Calif., Saturday, April 15, 2017. Protesters took to the streets in dozens of cities nationwide, many calling on Trump to release his tax returns.

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  20. Arrests made as protesters clash at pro-Trump rally in BerkeleyRead the original story

    Apr 16, 2017 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Berkeley police say 13 people have been arrested after violence broke out Saturday between groups of supporters and detractors of President Donald Trump holding rallies in downtown Berkeley. Violence broke out and at least 20 arrests were made in Berkeley on Saturday as supporters and opponents of President Trump clashed in a public display of the deep-seated tensions still roiling the country since the November elections.

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