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  1. Early sardine fishery closure means hard times for some commercial fishermenRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | LA Daily News

    The crew of the Eileen fished 80 tons of sardines on Friday off Terminal Island in one of the commercial fishing boat's largest and last hauls of the season, which will close about two months early to protect the fast-declining species. The Pacific Fishery Management Council abruptly ordered an end to the West Coast sardine fishing season on Wednesday, in light of a new scientific survey that found the population has declined by about 90 percent since 2007.

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  2. Is this the worst week ever?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    Americans this week are remembering the anniversaries of the plant explosion in West, Texas , and the bombing of the Boston Marathon . However, the span of April 14-20 is one that has been filled with tragedies for Americans throughout history.

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  3. Parents of boy killed in Boston bombing don't want Tsarnaev executedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | UPI

    The parents of an 8-year-old boy who was killed at the 2013 Boston Marathon , when one of two pressure cooker bombs exploded near the finish line, say they are satisfied that Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was served with justice. However, they do not want him to be executed -- which has been prosecutors' plan all along.

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  4. Dutch Student Named Global Student Entrepreneur of the YearRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

    The award gala took place this evening at the National Museum of Women in the Arts in Washington, D.C. Henskes, a 24-year-old Vrije Universiteit student, competed against a field of 2,000 students from 38 countries through a series of national and regional competitions. Tonight he received $20,000 from EO to help Henskes successfully continue on his entrepreneurial journey, and access to the EO's global network of 10,000+ business owners worldwide.

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  5. Delta smelt almost gone, except in hatcheryRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Mercury-Register

    Luke Ellison, left, and Tewdros Ghebremariam transfer adult smelt for spawning at the UC Davis Fish Conservation and Culture Lab in Byron. BYRON - There's only one place left on Earth where imperiled delta smelt are thriving, where their water remains cold and clean.

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  6. Federal fisheries regulators halt West Coast sardine seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KFMB-TV San Diego

    Federal regulators on Wednesday approved an early closure of commercial sardine fishing off Oregon, Washington and California to prevent overfishing. The decision was aimed at saving the West Coast sardine fishery from the kind of collapse that led to the demise of Cannery Row, made famous by John Steinbeck's novel of the same name set in Monterey, California.

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  7. BP oil spill: 5 years later, many environmental effects remain unclearRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    The BP oil spill was gushing in late May 2010 when LSU graduate student Xuan Chen found himself on an Alabama beach collecting acrobat ants. Chen was one in an army of scientists probing an urgent public question: Was the spill destroying the Gulf of Mexico's ecology? Chen's ants would help provide an answer, but they never made it to the lab.

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  8. Man leaps onto subway tracks to pull fallen rider to safetyRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    Surveillance video from inside a Philadelphia subway station shows the dramatic rescue Wednesday of a man after he loses his balance and falls off the platform. Surveillance video from inside a Philadelphia subway station shows the dramatic rescue Wednesday of a man after he loses his balance and falls off the platform.

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  9. Low Water Won't Stop The River FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KOLO-TV Reno

    With the river already very low, it created an immediate problem for organizers of an upcoming event built around the Truckee and Reno's White Water Park.. The river has become a focal point for warm weather special events in the town, a welcoming back drop for a variety of gatherings, but some have depended on it more than others.

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  10. Montebello Planning Commission to consider Montebello Hills housing projectRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Whittier Daily News

    MONTEBELLO – A long-delayed plan to build 1,200 homes in the Montebello hills will get a hearing before the Planning Commission on Tuesday. But even before the 6 p.m. meeting, city staff has come under fire for releasing the final environmental impact report Thursday evening, only five days before he hearing that will be held at the Quiet Cannon, 901 Via San Clemente, Montebello.

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  11. Fernando Cabada Aiming For A Boston BreakthroughRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Competitor Magazine

    Cabada on his way to victory at the Rock 'n' Roll Half Marathon San Francisco last month. Photo: PhotoRun.net "I think the thing I'm going to be stressing about the whole weekend is if I should keep the beard or not," quipped Cabada at Friday's elite athlete press conference.

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  12. Pippa Middleton criticised for eating whale meatRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Nerve News

    Duchess of Cambridge's sister Pippa Middleton has been criticised by animal rights groups for eating whale meat. Pippa is not known for common sense or compassion, but it still beggars belief that anyone, let alone someone from a country like ours, where whale meat has long been banned, could be oblivious to the uproar over Norway's slaughter of these gentle giants, Elisa Allen, associate director of animal rights organisation People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals , said in a statement on Thursday.

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  13. Grandma, baby rescued moments before car is swept to seaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KOMO News

    The SUV is seen on the beach at Ocean Shores moments after it was flipped over by the surf. OCEAN SHORES, Wash.

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  14. Victim's parents oppose death for TsarnaevRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | TwinCities

    For the past few months, Bill and Denise Richard have let the government use the death of their son Martin to drive home the heinous and depraved nature of the bombings at the 2013 Boston Marathon. Martin, who was 8, was with his family cheering on the runners when the menacing figure of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev entered the picture.

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  15. Boston Marathon: Americans have shot to break drought, win women's raceRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    BOSTON  - The American men ended their slump when Meb Keflezighi won the Boston Marathon in 2014, a cathartic victory that allowed the "Star-Spangled Banner" to play over Boylston Street one year after bombs exploded there. "The marathon gods blessed Meb with that run.

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  16. In brief: Feds issue oil train safety measuresRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    An emergency order requiring trains hauling crude oil and other flammable liquids to slow down as they pass through urban areas and a series of other steps to improve their safety were announced Friday by the Department of Transportation. The Obama administration has been under pressure to ensure the safety of oil trains that traverse the country after leaving the Bakken region of North Dakota.

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  17. Tom Clyde: There's always next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Park Record

    This was the worst ski season in 40 years, and may have been the worst ever, but for the fact that the resorts have better snowmaking capacity now than they did 40 years ago. That year , the resort barely got open for Christmas.

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  18. Alaskan officials will shoot dead mama bear and her four cubs who...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Medal for cheating: Female winner of St. Louis marathon stripped of title after it's discovered she SKIPPED huge swath of the course EXCLUSIVE: Not a word of personal apology for female tow company clerk from ESPN reporter who told the single mom: 'I'm on television and you're in a f***ing trailer. Lose some weight.'

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  19. The origins of the Green Party - Eugenics and EuthanasiaRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Indy Media

    The Green Party's origins lie with the document 'Blue Print for Survival'; signatory Julian Huxley, eugenicist , member of the British Eugenics Society, Fellow of the Royal Society. The origins of the Green Party - Eugenics and Euthanasia The Green Party's origins lie with the document 'Blue Print for Survival'; signatory Julian Huxley, eugenicist , member of the British Eugenics Society, Fellow of the Royal Society.

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  20. Saturday Boredom BustersRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KELO-TV Sioux Falls

    Do your part to stop identity thieves by getting your sensitive documents shredded in Sioux Falls Saturday. The Better Business Bureau and Crimestoppers of the Sioux Empire are collecting documents from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at three locations: the Minnwest Bank parking lot at 57th & Louise, the ShopKo parking lot at 10th & Sycamore and the Washington Pavilion parking ramp, enter off of 13th street.

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