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  1. Sonoma's VFW Post 1943 looks to the futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sonoma Index Tribune

    ... I've found what works best is to get volunteers to take personal ownership." Recently Parker worked with a UC Berkeley architecture student who developed a concept for a new vets building, one that would be functional for today's veterans - with ...

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  2. How Clinton's and Trump's economic prescriptions clashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | KMIR 6

    Republican Donald Trump will deliver a speech outlining his trade policies on Tuesday - a talk that is sure to underscore the stark differences between his approach and that of likely Democratic rival Hillary Clinton when it comes to handling the economy. Clinton argues that rebuilding the middle class requires government aid for higher education and job training.

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  3. Why the Department of Justice wants to force its 28,000 employees to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Los Angeles Times

    ... they're not without controversy. Racial bias among police has long been studied - a 1974 article from UC Berkeley criminologist Paul Takagi famously said "police have one trigger finger for whites and another for blacks" - but the data on how ...

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  4. UC Berkeley Spends Over $1M Fixing Up Chancellor's HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | CBS Local

    CBS San Francisco Connect With Us At KPIX 5 PROGRAM GUIDE: KPIX 5 TV Schedule WATCH: A Glimpse Inside The Working KPIX 5 Newsroom Breaking News Send news tips, video & photos, and video to the KPIX 5 [...] CONNECT WITH KCBS Welcome to KCBS All News 740AM & 106.9FM on CBSSanFrancisco.com! LISTEN LIVE RIGHT NOW: KCBS Live Audio Stream LIKE KCBS Radio On Facebook: KCBS is the Bay Area's only all news station, serving listeners with [...] BERKELEY - UC Berkeley has spent over a million dollars to fix up the official home of Chancellor Nicholas Dirks.

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  5. Sisters become doctors, lawyers after childhood of farm laborRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Fresno Bee

    ... daughters are now college graduates with impressive careers, including a doctor and lawyer who graduated from UC Berkeley and UCLA. "It's not about just one person, but everyone succeeding and reaching back and helping the next person," Luz says. "I ...

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  6. Jay Z name drops Josh Norman in a song, which his ex-Panthers teammates lovedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | CBS Sports

    ... out his unexpected departure this offseason. Sean Wagner-McGough joined CBS Sports in 2015 after graduating from UC Berkeley. A native of Seattle, Sean now resides in the Bay Area. He spends his spare time defending Jay Cutler on Twitter. Full Bio

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  7. NBA Draft 2016: All about Utah Jazz guard Tyrone Wallace - The Downbeat #1941Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | SLC Dunk

    Breaking down the Utah Jazz's 2nd round, Pick #60, from his bio, college career, scouting videos, and where he fits in the depth chart today! With the final pick of the 2016 NBA Draft the Utah Jazz selected Tyrone Wallace . Tyrone Wallace is a big lead guard with combo guard aspirations.

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  8. One Eagles receiver claims Sam Bradford's strength is throwing the deep ballRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | CBS Sports

    ... d played in all 16 games during that season. Sean Wagner-McGough joined CBS Sports in 2015 after graduating from UC Berkeley. A native of Seattle, Sean now resides in the Bay Area. He spends his spare time defending Jay Cutler on Twitter. Full Bio

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  9. Household fuels exceed power plants and cars as source of smog in BeijingRead the original story

    Monday | Environmental News Network

    Beijing and surrounding areas of China often suffer from choking smog. The Chinese government has made commitments to improving air quality and has achieved notable results in reducing emissions from the power and transportation sectors.

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  10. BAMPFA presents exhibitions of graduates and artist Cecilia EdefalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Examiner.com

    Two new exhibitions are coming to the Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive this Wednesday. One is an annual showcase from Masters Fine Arts graduates of UC Berkeley, while the other is part of BAMPFA's MATRIX series.

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  11. Vote For The Best Illusions Of The YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    Here's a contest you can vote in - for best illusion of the year. This screenshot shows the illusion that won the contest in 2010.

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  12. Man accidentally backs over and kills girlfriend's child with pickup truckRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Los Angeles Times

    ... girl's mother was at home at the time, but was also unaware that her child had gone outside. According to a 2012 UC Berkeley study that looked at children who were killed or injured by cars in driveways, researchers found that most incidents ...

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  13. Mobile, phone-based microscopes work well in the field with minimal trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | PhysOrg Weblog

    A local laboratory technician in the Ivory Coast is being trained on a portable, handheld microscope to detect intestinal parasites in a remote, rural community. These parasites affect almost two billion people world-wide, predominantly in areas with poor sanitation and unclean water.

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  14. Anti-anxiety medication limits empathetic behavior in ratsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | PhysOrg Weblog

    Rats given midazolam, an anti-anxiety medication, were less likely to free trapped companions because the drug lessened their empathy, according to a new study by University of Chicago neuroscientists. The research, published in the journal Frontiers in Psychology , validates studies that show rats are emotionally motivated to help other rats in distress.

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  15. A bad habit that can make you unhappy is based on a huge...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Greenwich Citizen

    While researching a story on behaviors that can make you unhappy, I came across one especially intriguing study on a habit most of us are guilty of. That habit is comparing yourself to other people.

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  16. Household fuels a major contributor to Beijing's infamous air pollutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | EurekAlert!

    China's plans to curb Beijing's health-damaging air by focusing on restricting emissions from power plants and vehicles may have limited impact if household use of coal and other dirty fuels is not also curtailed, according to a new study. "You cannot have a clean outdoor environment if a large percentage of the population is burning dirty fuels in households several times a day," said Kirk Smith, a professor with the University of California, Berkeley's School of Public Health who co-led the study with Tong Zhu of Peking University and Denise Mauzerall of Princeton University.

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  17. What's Carrying You?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Psychology Today

    ... a much better place. Rick Hanson, Ph.D. , is a psychologist, Senior Fellow of the Greater Good Science Center at UC Berkeley , and New York Times best-selling author. His books are available in 26 languages and include Hardwiring Happiness , ...

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  18. A bad habit that can make you unhappy is based on a huge misconceptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Silicon Alley Insider

    While researching a story on behaviors that can make you unhappy , I came across one especially intriguing study on a habit most of us are guilty of. That habit is comparing yourself to other people.

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  19. Power Can Be Empowering-As Long as It's Not AbusedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The New York Observer

    Richard Nixon took his power too far, but according to a new book power is not a bad thing on principle. at the University of California, Berkeley has spent the past 20 years studying human emotion.

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  20. TSRI's Phil Baran Wins Blavatnik National AwardRead the original story

    Monday | Newswise

    June 27, 2016 - Chemist Phil Baran of The Scripps Research Institute has won a 2016 Blavatnik National Award for Young Scientists. "I would like to congratulate Phil on this honor, which recognizes his contributions to novel methods in chemistry and the potential of his work to create life-saving medicines," said TSRI President Steve Kay.

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