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  1. Not just Denver: VA problems in Florida, Louisiana, NevadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | SFGate

    The $1 billion cost overrun at the Denver veterans hospital is the VA's worst construction problem, but the department also had difficulties at health care facilities in New Orleans, Las Vegas and Orlando, Florida. A look at those projects: NEW ORLEANS: A new veterans hospital is expected to cost $995 million and be completed in February 2016.

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  2. The thrill is gone from Beale StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | SFGate

    Legendary blues man B.B. King performs to a capacity crowd at the House of Blues, Dec. 30, 2002, in Orlando, Fla. King died on May 14, 2015 in Las Vegas at age 89. Three intrepid Chronicle reporters-Rusty Simmons, Ann Killion and me-walked the mile from our hotel to Beale Street to B.B. King's club on the corner of Beale and Second.

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  3. Relationship over for 2 top athletesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 3 | SFGate

    This Oct. 3, 2013 file photo shows Tiger Woods watching with his girlfriend Lindsey Vonn at the Presidents Cup golf tournament at Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio. Vonn announced on Sunday, May 3, 2015, that she and Woods have decided to end their three-year relationship.

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  4. Nik Wallenda completes walk of 400-foot wheel in OrlandoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | SFGate

    Daredevil performer Nik Wallenda walks untethered along the rim of the Orlando Eye, the city's new, 400-foot observation wheel, Wednesday, April 29, 2015, in Orlando, Fla. The walk is being done in advance of next month's public opening of the attraction.

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  5. Trial beginning for last 3 defendants in FAMU hazing caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | SFGate

    In this Saturday, Nov. 19, 2011 file photo, Robert Champion, a drum major in Florida A&M University's Marching 100 band, performs during halftime of a football game in Orlando, Fla. On Monday, April 20, 2015, the final three former band members charged with manslaughter and felony hazing in Florida A&M University drum major Robert Champion's beating death following a football game will go on trial for the November 2011 attack.

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  6. Wallenda plans to walk on 400-foot Orlando observation wheelRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | SFGate

    High-wire performer Nik Wallenda announces his latest stunt at the 400-foot Orlando Eye, during a news conference, in New York, Monday, April 13, 2015. Wallenda says he'll walk untethered on top of an Orlando, Florida observation wheel on April 29. The daredevil has previously crossed Niagara Falls, the Grand Canyon and the divide between two Chicago skyscrapers.

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  7. Man killed when Lamborghini crashes at Orlando racecar trackRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | SFGate

    This aerial image taken from a video provided by WFTV shows the scene after a deadly crash at the Exotic Driving Experience at Walt Disney World, Sunday, April 12, 2015, in Orlando, Fla. A Lamborghini that was part of an exotic car racing attraction at Walt Disney World crashed into a guardrail, killing a passenger and injuring the driver on Sunday, police said.

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  8. Group hopes recycled hotel soap helps save lives worldwideRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | SFGate

    In this March 20, 2015, photo, A box of used bars of soap ready to be ground up are seen at Clean the World in Las Vegas. The non-profit initiative recycles soap from hotels to distribute in developing countries.

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  9. Group on mission to save lives with recycled hotel soapRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | SFGate

    In this March 20, 2015, photo, Jabir Hennix, left, and Sia Leleua grind up used bars of soap at Clean the World in Las Vegas. The non-profit initiative recycles soap from hotels to distribute in developing countries.

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  10. JetBlue computer outage causes delays for passengersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | SFGate

    In this May 15, 2014 photo, a JetBlue Airways Airbus A320-232 pushes back from the gate at the Tampa International Airport in Tampa , Fla. A computer outage that caused delays for thousands of JetBlue Airways passengers early Monday, March 30, 2015, has been resolved, the company said.

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  11. VA hospital construction chief retires amid investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | SFGate

    The top VA official in charge of construction nationwide retired Wednesday amid an internal investigation of delays and massive cost overruns at the Denver veterans hospital, the agency said. In a written statement, the VA said problems at the hospital under construction in the Denver suburb of Aurora were unacceptable.

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  12. SeaWorld has new ad campaign after disparaging documentaryRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2015 | SFGate

    Starting March 23, access to Dolphin Cove and the park's sharks and coral reef attractions will remain closed until construction crews complete the project in May 2016, according to a news release. Starting March 23, access to Dolphin Cove and the park's sharks and coral reef attractions will remain closed until construction crews complete the project in May 2016, according to a news release.

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  13. Reporter for Nyc TV station dies after brain hemorrhageRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | SFGate

    In this undated photo provided WABC-TV, veteran television news reporter Lisa Colagrossi is shown. According to WABC-TV, Colagrossi died Friday, March, 20, 2015 after suffering a brain hemorrhage while returning from covering a story the day before.

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  14. SeaWorld names Joel Manby as new president and CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | SFGate

    Since 2003, Manby has been president and CEO of Herschend Family Entertainment, which owns the Harlem Globetrotters , Dolly Parton 's Dollywood theme park, and a variety of other attractions. SeaWorld said Manby, 55, will also join its board of directors.

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  15. No longer wasteland, Orlando's cultural scene grows upRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | SFGate

    This Wednesday, March 11, 2015 photo shows the exterior of the Ravenous Pig restaurant, in Winter Park, Fla. "Now with some of these newer restaurants, people are looking at some of the smaller suburbs outside Disney for a true local culture."

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  16. 10 Things to Know for TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | SFGate

    FotografA a de archivo del 24 de agosto de 2013 del cubano Minnie MiA oso, ex jugador de los Medias Blancas de Chicago, durante la interpretaciA3n del himno de Estados Unidos, antes de un juego entre los Medias Blancas y los Rangers de Texas, en Chicago. FILE - In this Aug. 15, 2014, file photo, a car drives past a memorial in the middle of the street where Michael Brown was shot by police in Ferguson, Mo.

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  17. Tiger Woods taking break, says return to golf is unknownRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2015 | SFGate

    Tiger Woods is shown after withdrawing in the first round of the Farmers Insurance Open golf tournament on Feb. 5 in San Diego. See the ups and downs of his career and personal life.

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  18. A Jetblue Airbus jet nearly collided with another plane at a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | SFGate

    A Jetblue airliner was nearly involved in a midair collision with another aircraft near Westchester County Airport in New York last Sunday. Flight 94 , an Airbus A320, was en route from Orlando, Florida, when air traffic controllers alerted its pilots of an unidentified small aircraft headed directly at them, News12 reported.

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  19. Airlines begin digging out from storm in northeastern USRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | SFGate

    Passengers at Orlando International Airport check the status of arriving and departing flights on information monitors, Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015, in Orlando, Fla. Many flights in and out of Orlando with Northeast destinations were canceled because of a winter storm.

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  20. Koch machine aims to spend nearly $1 billion in 2016 campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | SFGate

    In this Jan. 16, 2015 file photo, Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky.speaks with people at a restaurant in Las Vegas. Florida Sen. Marco Rubio seems to be moving toward a bid for the Republicans' presidential nomination, and late Sunday he joins Sens. Ted Cruz of Texas and Rand Paul of Kentucky for an audience with the conservative billionaire Koch brothers.

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