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  1. Obama to encourage international entrepreneurs to think USRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | Lethbridge Herald

    President Barack Obama is encouraging aspiring entrepreneurs from more than 140 countries to connect their ideas with U.S. businesses. The Global Entrepreneurship Summit has become an annual event that tries to link entrepreneurs with investors from across the world.

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  2. Suspect in standoff after 2 California officers shotRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2016 | Lethbridge Herald

    A gunman suspected of shooting and wounding two Northern California police was holed up in a house early Thursday in an armed standoff with law officers, authorities said. Officers fire tear gas into the house, but he was still refusing to end the standoff, Sgt.

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  3. New San Francisco police chief inherits city divided by raceRead the original story

    May 20, 2016 | Lethbridge Herald

    SFPD Chief Greg Suhr briefs the media near the scene where a 27-year-old woman was shot and killed by police in the Bayview District of San Francisco, Thursday, May 19, 2016. Suhr resigned Thursday at the request of Mayor Ed Lee hours after an officer fatally shot a young black woman driving a stolen car a " the culmination of several racially charged incidents in the past year.

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  4. San Francisco police chief out after yet another shootingRead the original story

    May 20, 2016 | Lethbridge Herald

    SFPD Chief Greg Suhr briefs the media near the scene where a 27-year-old woman was shot and killed by police in the Bayview District of San Francisco, Thursday, May 19, 2016. Suhr resigned Thursday at the request of Mayor Ed Lee hours after an officer fatally shot a young black woman driving a stolen car a " the culmination of several racially charged incidents in the past year.

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  5. Startup wants to put self-driving big rigs on US highwaysRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Lethbridge Herald

    Picture an 18-wheel truck barrelling down the highway with 80,000 pounds of cargo and no one but a robot at the wheel. To many, that might seem a frightening idea, even at a time when a few dozen of Google's driverless cars are cruising city streets in California, Texas, Washington and Arizona.

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  6. Darren Criss to play a Hedwig and the Angry Incha out WestRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | Lethbridge Herald

    In a Thursday, April 7, 2016 file photo, Darren Criss arrives at WE Day California at the Forum, in Inglewood, Calif. Criss will kick off a national tour of 'Hedwig and the Angry Inch' in October at the SHN Golden Gate Theatre in San Francisco and the Hollywood Pantages Theatre in Los Angeles a month later.

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  7. Doctor called to help Prince is a longtime pain specialistRead the original story

    May 4, 2016 | Lethbridge Herald

    The Northern California doctor who was asked to help Prince before his death is an addiction and pain specialist who has championed the use of a semi-synthetic opiate to treat pain. Dr. Howard Kornfeld, who operates an outpatient medical centre in bucolic Marin County, received publicity in the San Francisco Bay Area in 2013 for his work with buprenorphine.

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  8. San Francisco chief releases racist texts, orders trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | Lethbridge Herald

    San Francisco's police chief said Friday that he has ordered that all officers finish an anti-harassment class within the next month amid a racist texting scandal that has rocked the department already dogged by fatal shootings of unarmed minority suspects. Flanked by religious and minority community leaders at a San Francisco press conference, Chief Greg Suhr also released more transcripts of racist and homophobic text messages along with inflammatory and inappropriate images found on former officers' cellphones.

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  9. San Francisco chief releases racist textsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | Lethbridge Herald

    San Francisco's police chief has ordered effective immediately that all officers attend an anti-harassment class, even as he released more transcripts of a former lieutenant and two former officers exchanging racist text messages. Investigators found the text messages on the personal phones of the officers during criminal probes of former officer Jason Lai and retired Lt.

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  10. AP Newsbreak: SF official releases more police racist textsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | Lethbridge Herald

    San Francisco's police chief has ordered "effective immediately" that all officers attend an anti-harassment class, even as he released more transcripts of a former lieutenant and two former officers exchanging racist text messages. Investigators found the text messages on the personal phones of during criminal probes of former officer Jason Lai and retired Lt.

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  11. Solar-plane pilots say trip was also test of human enduranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2016 | Lethbridge Herald

    The two Swiss pilots taking turns to fly a solar-powered airplane around the world said Sunday the endeavour is not only a demonstration of the importance of renewable energy but also of the many challenges the human body can endure. Pilot Bertrand Piccard completed a risky, three-day flight across a great expanse of the Pacific Ocean while sleeping only 20 minutes at a time inside the plane's tiny cockpit with no heat or air conditioning and while having to keep constant contact with the Europe-based control centre.

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  12. Solar-powered plane completes journey across Pacific OceanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2016 | Lethbridge Herald

    A solar-powered airplane landed in California on Saturday, completing a risky, three-day flight across the Pacific Ocean as part of its journey around the world. Pilot Bertrand Piccard landed the Solar Impulse 2 in Mountain View, in the Silicon Valley south of San Francisco, at 11:45 p.m. following a 62-hour, nonstop solo flight without fuel.

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  13. The Latest: Solar plane prepares to land after 3-day flightRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2016 | Lethbridge Herald

    The Latest on the flight of a solar-powered airplane from Hawaii to California in an attempt to circumnavigate the globe : A solar-powered airplane is preparing to land in Northern California after flying for three days across the Pacific Ocean. Solar Impulse 2 has been flying in a holding pattern off the San Francisco coast while waiting for winds to decrease for landing in Mountain View.

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  14. Thousands puff for legal pot at 4/20 parties throughout USRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2016 | Lethbridge Herald

    Thousands sent up a cheer and a collective plume of marijuana smoke at the stroke of 4:20 p.m. Wednesday in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park. They gathered at the park's "Hippie Hill" to toke up, eat and drink the afternoon away into the night.

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  15. Thousands expected at San Franciscoa s 4/20 partyRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2016 | Lethbridge Herald

    Thousands of people are expected to descend on San Francisco's Golden Gate Park to smoke pot for the annual 4/20 celebration, the unofficial marijuana holiday that some say has its roots in the Bay Area. There will be more police, park rangers, fire and transportation officials on scene this year to make sure the cannabis holiday is a safe experience for the 15,000 revelers expected to flood to the park's Hippie Hill Wednesday, Board of Supervisors President London Breed said.

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  16. San Francisco police fatally shoot man carrying knifeRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2016 | Lethbridge Herald

    San Francisco Police officers shot and killed a homeless man carrying a knife, the third fatal shooting of a minority suspect without a gun over the last two years. The shooting Thursday morning in the city's Mission District neighbourhood comes amid the department's attempt to reform its "use-of-force" policies and repair an image battered by two separate incidents of officers exchanging racist and homophobic text messages.

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  17. Gapa s shares plummet after sales continue to slideRead the original story

    Apr 7, 2016 | Lethbridge Herald

    Gap Inc.'s shares are falling nearly 9 per cent in after-hours trading Thursday, after the clothing retailer announced March results that show its continued sales funk. It also warned that it was entering into April with higher levels of inventory, which it said could hurt profit margins.

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  18. Drone company demos how blood air-drops will work in RwandaRead the original story

    Apr 4, 2016 | Lethbridge Herald

    Drone delivery might be years away in the U.S., but it's becoming a reality in Rwanda this summer. A San Francisco-based drone delivery company says it'll start making its first deliveries of blood and medicine in Rwanda in July.

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  19. Chihuahua leads police on chase across Bay BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2016 | Lethbridge Herald

    In this frame from video provided by the California Highway Patrol, Officer G. Pumphrey pursues a male Chihuahua running loose on the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge in San Francisco Sunday, April 4, 2016. This image was made from a patrol car running a traffic break to keep cars from passing.

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  20. Navy tugboat lost for a century found off California coastRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2016 | Lethbridge Herald

    A Navy tugboat that sank nearly a century ago has been found by a team of government researchers off the San Francisco coast. The USS Conestoga departed San Francisco Bay for Pearl Harbor in March 1921.

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