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  1. Artists And Entrepreneurs Come Together To Create One-Of-A-Kind...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 17 | KTMF

    Sir Richard Branson, Patrick Dempsey, Domingo Zapata, Emilio Perez, Dee & Ricky, Alison Mosshart, Andre Saraiva, Jose Pasillas, Uri Dotan, Leo Fitzpatrick, Sam Snyder, to participate in creation of shoes auctioned off at The Ocean Gala /PRNewswire/ -- Select artists, celebrities, and entrepreneurs are helping raise awareness for ocean conservation through a Design Collaboration with Converse, in which each of them will custom design a pair of Converse Classic Chuck Taylors. Participants include entrepreneur Sir .

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  2. Oakland woman gets 12 years for murder of man who hired her for sexRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KRON 4

    An Oakland woman was sentenced today to 12 years in state prison for deliberately running over an Emeryville kiteboarding shop owner with his own car in Oakland in May 2015. Ella Coleman, 25, was charged with murder for the death of 47-year-old Royce Vaughn with his own car in the 800 block of 28th Street on May 29, 2015, but prosecutors recently agreed to let her plead no contest to the lesser charge of voluntary manslaughter.

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  3. The difference between crescent and bat tailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Surfing News

    There's a lot of science behind a bodyboard, and there will always be various kinds of boards for different types of waves and riders. Tails are one of the most important features in a bodyboard.

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  4. Artists To Create Converse 'Chucks' to Raise Awareness For Ocean ConservationRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 1 | BroadwayWorld.com

    SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ Select artists, celebrities, and entrepreneurs are helping raise awareness for ocean conservation through a Design Collaboration with Converse, in which each of them will custom design a pair of Converse Classic Chuck Taylors. Participants include entrepreneur Sir Richard Branson, actors Patrick Dempsey and Leo Fitzpatrick, The Kills singer-songwriter Alison Mosshart, Incubus drummer Jose Pasillas, designers Dee & Ricky and Sam Snyder, as well as world-renowned artists: Domingo Zapata, Emilio Perez, Uri Dotan, and Andre Saraiva .

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  5. The surfer's anxiety when the Bay calls the dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 1 | Surfing News

    If you were a big wave surfer and received an invitation to compete in "The Eddie," how would you feel "Three Hours Before The Buzzer"? The Quiksilver in Memory of Eddie Aikau is one of the most prestigious big wave surfing events in the world. What happens in Waimea Bay, crosses the planet.

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  6. Alexandre Cousin is the 2016 Formula Windsurfing world championRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 1 | Surfing News

    The Atlantic Ocean was once again the center stage for a Formula Windsurfing event. Despite attracting a relatively small number of competitors - only 25 windsurfers showed up - the organizers were able to run a total of seven races.

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  7. GW-60: the new GPS speed sailing watch by LocosysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 1 | Surfing News

    The new GW-60 is completely waterproof to 50 meters and promises to survive the high-speed crashes. It can be worn on your wrist and maintains a charge for two months.

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  8. 16 of America's most beautiful landmarksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | Silicon Alley Insider

    More than 750,000 people rush through Grand Central Terminal every day, barely taking notice of the spectacular Beaux-Arts building that surrounds them. First-time visitors to the terminal, though, may find it hard to imagine taking such an architectural masterpiece for granted: with its massive, echoing main concourse, soaring multipaned windows, and vibrant astronomical ceiling mural, it's one of America's great structural gems.

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  9. Lewis Crathern sets new British kite jump height recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | Surfing News

    Nine months after suffering a massive wipeout that put him in coma, Lewis Crathern broke the British record for the highest kite jump. On the 22nd November, the kitesurfer from Worthing woke up at 5am, drove 120 miles to Ramsgate, and smashed his personal record, set a few days earlier in his hometown.

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  10. Davo Fever confirms 'Life is Better a La Mer'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | Surfing News

    Davo Fever is not a professional bodyboarder. But, despite being out of the world tour arena, he is always chasing the best waves on the planet.

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  11. Small waves open the 2016 Vans World Cup of SurfingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | Surfing News

    It was not a classic day at Sunset Beach, but the 2016 Vans World Cup of Surfing was called on, and Round 1 has been completed. The last Qualifying Series event of the season means a lot to a large group of athletes.

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  12. Merimbula Classic surf 'best in 30 years'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | Thursday Magnet

    The Merimbula Classic was hailed as a huge success with about 300 surfers hitting the water off Merimbula's Main Beach in swells that were considered the best since the early 1980s. Just cruising: A kite-surfer cuts through the shallows on a run during the Merimbula Classic at Main Beach on Saturday.

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  13. Colorful, unique Mafia Bags are sewn from old sailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | TreeHugger

    Sails are a perfect material for upcycling. They're tough, strong, lightweight, colorful, and resistant to the elements.

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  14. 'The Eddie' can go, Keala Kennelly added to the alternate listRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | Surfing News

    "The Eddie" can go. Quiksilver, World Surf League and the Aikau family have reached an agreement, and the iconic big wave surfing competition will continue uninterrupted.

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  15. Keahi De Aboitiz is back to conquer kitesurfingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | Surfing News

    ... months, the waterman has been recovering from a few injuries, but he plans to return to competition soon. In the kitesurfing field, De Aboitiz is an experienced strapless rider and a smart wave sailor. "Kind of Normal" marks a passage in time. The ...

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  16. Sometimes you have to 'Go With the Flood'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | Surfing News

    If you "Go With the Flood," you might end up having some fun. Watch what happens when the authorities are forced to open a river mouth in Portugal.

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  17. Is Every Entrepreneur a Bit of a Daredevil? Sir Richard...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | News Times

    Branson, perhaps the world's most well-liked entrepreneur and certainly among the best known daredevils, praises all who take risks joyfully. Sir Richard Branson is no stranger to adventure.

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  18. Oney Anwar wins the 2016 Taiwan Open of SurfingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | Surfing News

    The penultimate Qualifying Series event of the year had 1,500 points for the winner, but the finalists had to battle against the elements to find the best waves in the strong side-shore wind conditions. Anwar was only able to secure the best result of his career with a solid last wave awarded with 9.00 points.

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  19. Yoav Omer and Katy Spychakov crowned 2016 RS:X Youth world championsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | Surfing News

    The Olympic windsurfing class continues to deliver exciting performances in a wide variety of conditions. The event held in the Mediterranean challenged everyone with strong and light winds.

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  20. Paratrooper in Afghanistan fell to his death in Vietnam was waiting to hear if he had PTSDRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 25 | Daily Mail

    Paratrooper who saw 'very severe action' in Afghanistan fell to his death from a hotel rooftop in Vietnam while waiting for a psychiatrist to decide whether he had PTSD, inquest hears Peter O'Sullivan, who had seen 'very severe military activity' in Afghanistan during ten years in the Parachute Regiment, had been assessed by a mental health nurse A former paratrooper fell to his death from a hotel rooftop while waiting for a psychiatrist to decide whether he was suffering from post traumatic stress disorder, an inquest heard yesterday.

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