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  1. Seven must-do activities when holidaying in San Francisco, USARead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    The best way to see the Golden Gate Bridge is on two wheels. One of the most popular activities for locals and tourists in San Francisco is the 13km journey from Fisherman's Wharf to the charming bayside town of Sausalito, which takes in the Presidio national park and the iconic Golden Gate Bridge along the way.

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  2. Manawatu defenders to line up for Junior All Whites in VanuatuRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | Manawatu Standard

    Manawatu's Sean Liddicoat, here playing for Hawke's Bay United in the national league, has been selected for the New Zealand under-20 squad. Manawatu could have two footballers running out in the defensive line when the New Zealand under-20 side plays at the Oceania championships.

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  3. New Zealand under-20 coach Darren Bazeley names three All Whites in squad for OFC Cup in VanuatuRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | Stuff.co.nz

    New Zealand under-20s coach Darren Bazeley has named an 18-strong squad to contest next month's Oceania Football Confederation Cup in Vanuatu. With a place at next year's Fifa Under-20 World Cup in South Korea on the line, Bazeley has named three All Whites and nine players that have represented New Zealand at the under-17 level in the past.

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  4. Breaking the taboo on abortionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 12 | Stuff.co.nz

    About one in five pregnancies in New Zealand end in abortion - over 13,000 every year - and yet for many women it remains a secret and a source of shame. When feminist Germaine Greer came to New Zealand in 1972, she said to women at the Victoria University Student Union: put up your hand if you have had an abortion, or know anyone who has.

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  5. United Airlines launches Auckland San Francisco routeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2016 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    United Airlines' flight US917 from San Francisco landed in Auckland on Sunday morning, becoming the latest in a string of global airlines targeting New Zealand. The 787 Dreamliner took off on Sunday afternoon for its return trip, completing the return of United to New Zealand after an absence of 13 years.

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  6. Flight test: Nadi, Fiji to San Francisco, USA on Fiji AirwaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2016 | Stuff.co.nz

    Fiji Airways launched the Hayne Plane , the direct route from Nadi to San Francisco,which coincidently maps the reverse career path of code-swapping sports star and global ambassador Jarryd Hayne. THE ROUTE Nadi International Airport, Fiji, to San Francisco International Airport, USA.

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  7. A Winter Festival to rememberRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | Southland Times

    The Taylor family Dad Steve and mum Sharyn with Austin, 17, Lucy, 10, and Hamish, 20, are on a "bucket list" trip to Queenstown during the 2016 Queenstown Winter Festival. Queenstown Winter Festival is a special time for everyone in the resort, but none more so than the Taylor family visiting from Hamilton this year.

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  8. Wellington's cable car: Saving an 'icon'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Dominion Post

    OPINION: Shock, horror! Wellington's cable car is losing money and under threat. If ratepayers do not come to the rescue then Wellington could lose its iconic tourist attraction.

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  9. Solar plane lands in Spain after three-day Atlantic crossingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Stuff.co.nz

    Solar Impulse 2, an airplane powered solely by the sun takes off from Dayton, Ohio, en route to Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania, in a historic bid to fly around the globe without fuel. An airplane powered solely by the sun landed safely in Seville in Spain early on Thursday after an almost three-day flight across the Atlantic from New York in one of the longest legs of the first ever fuel-less flight around the world.

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  10. Disney Pixar: How Sigourney Weaver wound up in Finding Dory - and stole the showRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | Stuff.co.nz

    Finding Dory brings back a lot of familiar faces from Finding Nemo - but if you've seen the movie, you know some of the newer characters steal the show. As the fish travel to the Marine Life Institute to find Dory's parents, they're welcomed by the soothing sounds of one Sigourney Weaver.

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  11. 'I left my heart in San Francisco'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    It's not a look I would get away with myself. A pair of leather sandals with little white socks down south, and then a third sock, slightly north, snugly encasing the family jewels.

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  12. Fryscrapers, robots, climbing babies: The world's most bizarre buildingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2013 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    Whether you call them an eyesore or an icon, these buildings make a city's skyline instantly recognisable, and are the cause of much consternation from locals and visitors alike. There's no missing this most oddly-shaped hotel in China's eastern Hebei province, which depicts the Chinese gods of good fortune, prosperity and longevity, Fu, Lu and Shou.

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  13. House of the week: Kiwi writer channels antipodean style in her Californian homeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    The Tongan tapa cloth in Kiwi Jody Brettkelly and American Kevin Coldiron's San Francisco home was bought by Jody's mother at an Auckland market; the large oil painting is by Tom Lieber; seating includes a Frank Gehry cardboard Wiggle chair and Roche Bobois leather sofas. Jody and Kevin chose everything in their party-friendly family home in Oakland, California to be easy-clean, hence the white Cappellini table and Kartell Louis Ghost chairs; the chandelier over the table is by Lightspann and the lavender silk chandelier in the foyer, which reminds Jody of a bobbing jellyfish, is by Aqua in Israel; a standing lamp from the same company sits in the corner of the living room: "We thought it looked a bit surfboardy," says Jody.

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  14. House of the week: Kiwi writer channels antipodean style in her San Francisco homeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Stuff.co.nz

    The Tongan tapa cloth in Kiwi Jody Brettkelly and American Kevin Coldiron's San Francisco home was bought by Jody's mother at an Auckland market; the large oil painting is by Tom Lieber; seating includes a Frank Gehry cardboard Wiggle chair and Roche Bobois leather sofas. Jody and Kevin chose everything in their party-friendly family home in Oakland, California to be easy-clean, hence the white Cappellini table and Kartell Louis Ghost chairs; the chandelier over the table is by Lightspann and the lavender silk chandelier in the foyer, which reminds Jody of a bobbing jellyfish, is by Aqua in Israel; a standing lamp from the same company sits in the corner of the living room: "We thought it looked a bit surfboardy," says Jody.

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  15. Bees are buzzing on rooftops at seven San Francisco hotelsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Stuff.co.nz

    At the Clift Hotel in San Francisco, there are more than 370 rooms inside and 100,000 bees buzzing above in rooftop hives outside. Aware of the well-publicised environmental threats to honeybees that have reduced numbers worldwide, seven San Francisco hotels have built hives on their rooftops.

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  16. Uber agrees to form workers guild in New York CityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | Stuff.co.nz

    All current and future Uber drivers in the city will be represented by the Independent Drivers Guild, a which will be an affiliate of the International Association of Machinists. Under terms of the five-year contract with Uber, drivers will have a more unified voice to lobby locally and to negotiate with the San Francisco-based company.

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  17. San Francisco: Escape to AlcatrazRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | Stuff.co.nz

    For much of its cold, damp, bitter prison life, Alcatraz was a place you'd kill to leave, and many an inmate tried. They plotted elaborate escapes, took shivs to cell walls, mapped routes through crawlspaces and risked bullets and the icy brunt of the San Francisco Bay rather than bear another day on The Rock.

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

    Apr 25, 2016 | Stuff.co.nz

    Pilot Bertrand Piccard says he had dreamt of "flying day and night with no fuel" and upon landing the Solar Impulse 2 in California. 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.

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  19. San Francisco clock tower penthouse loft ticks all the boxesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | Stuff.co.nz

    The penthouse loft in San Francsico's famous Clock Tower Building could be yours for a cool NZ$12.4 million. This penthouse loft in a San Francisco clock tower has to be the most surreal apartment on the market in the city.

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  20. How one man sleeps in a box to avoid steep San Fran rentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    Peter Berkowitz's makeshift bedroom, which its owner prefers to call a pod, is no larger than a wide bookshelf and inconspicuously stationed at one corner of an apartment living room. The high price of rent in and around San Francisco has become at once a familiar lament and an easy punchline.

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