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The Power of Positive Thinking
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The Power of Positive Thinking

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Marilyn

Natasha Leggero believes the world deserves her children — and yours too. “I wish I was a better parent. I wish I was more connected to my kids,” explains Natasha Leggero, a single mother...

City Council Votes on Homelessness
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City Council Votes on Homelessness

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Downtown Comebacks | The San Diego Union Tribune In the past month, the City Council has passed resolutions and other measures to address homelessness and homelessness-related needs. In April, Mayor Kevin Faulconer told the...

New Nigerian banknotes are a disappointment
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New Nigerian banknotes are a disappointment

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'It changes nothing.' Nigerians unimpressed with redesigned banknotes A new Nigerian banknote that was designed to give a clear statement of how much a person is worth has proved to be a disappointment, a...

Why the Holiday Season Is So Stressful
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Why the Holiday Season Is So Stressful

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'The Santa Clauses' (warmly) critiques the flaws in a popular Christmas franchise. In my opinion (the only opinion out there), the holiday season is a difficult time. It’s full of people making a mess...

The Boondocks is Now the Longest Running Food Network Show
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The Boondocks is Now the Longest Running Food Network Show

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Jerry Garcia's marijuana pipe takes a long, strange trip and ends up in a Marin County antique shop In the mid-1990s, former comedian Bob Saget was hired to create a television show for the...

Why Muslims in America Should Be Considered Citizens
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Why Muslims in America Should Be Considered Citizens

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Oz Could Be the First Muslim U.S. Senator, but Some Muslim Americans Are Ambivalent (Photo: Reuters) In June, voters elected a Muslim American as the first Muslim elected to the U.S. House of Representatives,...

Montebello Mayor John Viera: “We’re at 100 for Monday morning,” says Viera
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Montebello Mayor John Viera: “We’re at 100 for Monday morning,” says Viera

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Southern California braces for another September heat wave The temperatures were high at 5 a.m. Tuesday and a big one was on tap Tuesday: a high of 108 in Montebello. “It’s a bit scary...

Elton John's Last Performance at Dodger Stadium
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Elton John’s Last Performance at Dodger Stadium

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Goodbye, Elton John: Inside the music legend's final Dodger Stadium concert LOS ANGELES (AP) — The last time Elton John played a ballgame at Dodger Stadium, the final act was a song written for...

The first known outbreak of avian influenza in the US has killed at least 15 chickens and a turkey
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The first known outbreak of avian influenza in the US has killed at least 15 chickens and a turkey

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Bird flu spreads to Southern California, infecting chickens, wild birds and other animals By Kevin McFarland 5 October 2010 The first known outbreak of bird flu in the United States, in a backyard chicken...

The First Time I Voted in Kenya
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The First Time I Voted in Kenya

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See the chaotic scenes as Kenya elects new president Nairobi/Nairobi, Kenya, Jun 28, 2013 / 02:34 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The first thing you would expect to see on the presidential ballot line at a...