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Berkeley, California, a City Tasting Tour


To most of the world, Berkeley is a university town in California. To foodies, it’s know as the home of Alice Waters’ Chez Panisse. Because of the latter, it’s also where you walk around before that dinner reservation you booked exactly one month in advance. But the college town, a former centre of the 1960s and ‘70s hippie movement, has ...

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With Trump in trouble, Obama’s focus in Nevada is on a close Senate race


President Obama campaigns for Hillary Clinton in Florida. (Susan Walsh/Associated Press) LAS VEGAS – President Obama left little doubt why he was in Nevada on Sunday, focusing the vast majority of his 45-minute speech in a packed high school gymnasium here on Nevada’s closely contested Senate race. His shirt sleeves rolled up, he seemed buoyant, confident and even cocky. “I ...

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Sneaky Raccoon Steals Man’s Phone, Films The Whole Escapade (WATCH)


Raccoons are known as nature’s notorious scavengers, but this is the first time we’ve heard of one stealing someone’s mobile phone. Guy Williams, a 19-year-old student at Bellarmine University in Kentucky spotted one of the masked critters wandering around campus. RELATED: Baby Deer Refused To Leave Side of Man Who Rescued It Thinking it would be fun to get some close-up footage of ...

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Jim Carrey — Late GF's Mom Says No More Lies … You Had STDs!!


10/20/2016 11:10 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF EXCLUSIVE 2:35 PM PT — Jim Carrey’s lawyer, Marty Singer, tells TMZ: “This is just another desperate attempt by the attorney after Cathriona White’s own family distanced themselves from this sham lawsuit yesterday.  These distortions and false statements by the attorney do a disservice to Cathriona’s memory and to the truth.  Cat White’s ...

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This Week in Making: Codebender Closes, Copycat Factories, and Upright CNCs


Hey haunters! If you’ve got a cool DIY project to show off, enter it into our Halloween Contest! We’re offering prizes for creative costumes and haunted house effects and decor. It’s not too late to take advantage of this amazing deal on Cosplay e-books! Get expert advice and tutorials from master prop builders and cosplayers like Harrison Krix of Volpin ...

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'Smart' home devices used as weapons in website attack


Image copyright Thinkstock Image caption Net-connected cameras are helping attackers in large-scale attacks Hackers used internet-connected home devices, such as CCTV cameras and printers, to attack popular websites on Friday, security analysts say. Twitter, Spotify, and Reddit were among the sites taken offline on Friday. Each uses a company called Dyn, which was the target of the attack, to direct ...

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6 Lessons in Forgiveness from Angels

angel-clouds-statue-sparkle-light_credit-Shutterstock.jpg Are you having trouble forgiving a loved one, a colleague, or someone from your past? Forgiveness can be very healing, but it can also be challenging and scary. Whenever something feels challenging or scary it’s a good cue to seek out support: from loved ones, health-care professionals—and angels! Angels assist you on ...

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Psychology Around the Net: October 22, 2016


Once again, my friends, I come to you from behind a computer screen with a box of tissues on one side and a trash can on the other. Tears are running down my cheeks, I can’t stop sneezing, and even though I can’t breathe my nostrils aren’t too stopped up to — well, I won’t get gross. Wasn’t it just ...

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Iraq Pushes into Town Near Mosul after IS Assault on Kirkuk


BARTELLA, Iraq (AP) – Iraqi forces pushed into a town near the Islamic State-held city of Mosul on Saturday after a wave of militant attacks in and around the northern city of Kirkuk set off more than 24 hours of heavy clashes, with ongoing skirmishes in some areas. U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter meanwhile arrived in Baghdad on an unannounced ...

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Weekend Watch: Spooky Kids Crafts with Crafty Carol


Halloween is one of my favorite days of the year: with all of the costumes, decorations, and delicious treats, there’s ample opportunity to get your craft on! So, kids, roll up your sleeves and get ready for some fun, easy, spook-tacular crafts that I’ve shared on Cool School. Scary Glow in the Dark Slime Make your own goopy goo using five ...

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