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  1. Annie Awards: The Complete Winners ListRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | SFGate

    The 43rd Annual Annie were handed out in Los Angeles on Saturday evening, honoring the year's best animation in film and television. Pixar's hit "Inside Out" and "Anomalisa," a midlife crisis tale told with puppets, were among the crop of 2016 nominees.

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  2. Mission: MillennialsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Casinos worried that millennials aren't getting into traditional gambling like their parents and grandparents are bringing in tattoo studios, mixed martial arts competitions and other offbeat attractions to attract a younger clientele. In New England, where a regional casino war is afoot, Connecticut's Foxwoods is remaking one of its gambling floors - now christened "The Fox" - as a hip, fun scene in the sprawling 30-year-old casino complex.

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  3. Annie Awards: The Complete Winners ListRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | News Times

    The 43rd Annual Annie were handed out in Los Angeles on Saturday evening, honoring the year's best animation in film and television. Pixar's hit "Inside Out" and "Anomalisa," a midlife crisis story told through puppets, were among the crop of 2016 nominees.

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  4. Eagles win double-overtime thriller over WMURead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Eastern Echo

    The Eastern Michigan women's basketball team found itself in its third overtime game of the season, this time having to go into double-overtime against the Western Michigan University Broncos Saturday afternoon in Ypsilanti. The Eagles were able to hang on 70-66.

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  5. Will the Rio Olympics be a springboard for Zika?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | MacLeans

    With the Zika virus threatening to undermine the already-troubled Rio Olympics, organizers and Brazilian government officials have been quick with reassurances to athletes and visitors: Unless you are a pregnant woman, you need not worry. But the spread of the mosquito-borne pathogen, linked to thousands of cases of microcephaly in newborns, raises a suite of practical and moral questions for backers of international sporting spectacles.

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  6. Risk for Zika virus in Marin, low due to absence of mosquitoes, may not lastRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Marin Independent Journal

    While the World Health Organization has declared the Zika virus an international public health emergency, most Marin residents have little reason to worry about the disease at present, Marin health officials say. The exception would primarily be pregnant women who have traveled recently to one of the more than 20 countries in Latin America where the virus has been detected.

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  7. Super Bowl 50 diary: Ron Rivera backs Cam Newton to shine on the big stageRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    The Carolina Panthers have become South America's NFL team thanks to the dulcet tones of an uncle and nephew team. Jaime Moreno and Luis Moreno Jr commentate on their games on Spanish radio, calling Cam Newton 'El Dinosaurio' and referring to Josh Norman o'El Bandolero'.

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  8. Not watching the Super Bowl? Do this insteadRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    Nearly 189 million people will watch the Super Bowl this weekend, even more than the 184 million who said they planned to watch last year, according to the National Retail Federation. Yet for those who aren't into the beer-and-chicken-wing scene , Super Bowl Sunday can actually be a great time to take advantage of travel, entertainment and shopping deals that aren't available at other times of the year.

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  9. United lets families board early, reversing 4-year policyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Daily Republic

    United Airlines is trying to bring back a bit of the friendly skies, allowing families with young children to board early. The move, which takes effect Feb. 15., lets families with children age two and under get settled in their seats before the rush of other passengers clamoring for overhead bin space.

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  10. Orlando Pace's Hall of Fame dreams started when he was youngRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | ESPN

    It's a 109-mile southeastern trip across Ohio to get from Sandusky to Canton. But the journey from high school basketball player to enshrinement in the Pro Football Hall of Fame was much longer for former St. Louis Rams offensive tackle Orlando Pace.

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  11. For Kevin Greene, waiting for Hall of Fame to beckon was hardest partRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | ESPN

    Kevin Greene's excruciating wait to land in the Pro Football Hall of Fame lasted a whopping 12 years, and he became something of an expert at dealing with the nerves that come with the annual process. Greene, 53, and his wife, Tara, took his son, Gavin, and daughter, Gabrielle, to San Francisco for the week before the Super Bowl and the 2016 Hall of Fame class announcement.

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  12. Discovering American Art Now: Bentonville museum takes American art exhibition on the roadRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Texarkana Gazette

    An 11-step set of instructions awaits whoever opens "Box 11" upon arrival in Savannah, Ga., from Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. The Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette reports that a similarly detailed list for removing artwork is included in each of the 79 custom-made crates being shipped as part of the museum's "State of the Art: Discovering American Art Now" exhibition.

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  13. Former 49ers owner Eddie DeBartolo elected to Pro Football Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Paradise Post

    Like so many of his former players from the 49ers dynasty, Eddie DeBartolo can call himself a Hall of Famer. The beloved owner was selected Saturday night for enshrinement in Canton, Ohio, breaking through after three previous misses as a finalist, according to sources.

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  14. Eddie DeBartolo changed the 'narrative' as 49ers owner, landing him in Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | ESPN

    It was during the 1987 strike, and Steve Young recalled hearing a frustrated owner say the NFL players needed to remember their place in the football food chain. "Sooner or later," Young recalled the owner saying, "these players have got to realize that we're the owners and they're the chow."

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  15. Mark Herman, progressive Island Democratic stalwart for 50 years, dies at 82Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | SILive.com

    Mark Herman, 82, of Silver Lake, who led the progressive wing of the Democratic Party on Staten Island for a half-century, died Thursday in Staten Island University Hospital, Ocean Breeze, of kidney failure. Mr. Herman was one of the longest-serving members of Democratic County Committees in New York state history and was the last surviving founder of the Staten Island Democratic Association, which he served as president and vice president multiple times, and helped educate and mentor new generations of party activists.

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  16. 10 things you can buy instead of a Super Bowl 50 ticketRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WWLP

    SAN FRANCISCO - Super Bowl tickets are notorious for being absurdly priced. Even two weeks before the big game, the average price for a Super Bowl 50 ticket was topping $5,400.

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  17. Multi-platinum Producer B. Howard Drops Hit New Single, Don't Say You Love MeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    After taking a break from the limelight, the now-Billboard-charted artist, B. Howard, has returned with a brand new album. I caught up with B. Howard to find out what can we expect from his latest album, "Nothing to Prove."

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  18. Edgar Mitchell, astronaut who walked on moon, dies at 85Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Times

    WASHINGTON: US astronaut Edgar Mitchell, one of just 12 people to have walked on the moon, has died aged 85, his family and NASA said, calling him a "pioneer." NASA paid glowing tribute to Mitchell, who died in Florida after a brief illness late Thursday, the eve of the 45th anniversary of his lunar landing.

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  19. With a Super Bowl team, can Charlotte finally drop the - N.C.'?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WBTV

    When the Carolina Panthers take the field in California for Super Bowl 50, economic developers and boosters in Charlotte are hoping the positive attention will help boost their home city's status in the eyes of the nation. And even though the game will be played almost 2,300 miles from Charlotte, some are hoping it can help the city shed a pesky part of its name: "N.C." The Associated Press requires the state abbreviation to follow "Charlotte" in stories from the city, which annoys many locals who think the 17th largest city should be able to stand alone.

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  20. Techies find homes in Cupertino, Napa Valley - in BengaluruRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    Sivaprasad Udupa, a director of engineering at a security start-up in the Bay Area, recently bought a home in Cupertino. Just not the Cupertino in California, the affluent city famed for its mild weather and flying saucer-shaped Apple headquarters.

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