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Los Angeles

Greinke is a study in brutal honesty – ESPN (blog)

ESPN (blog)Nor did he retract his comments about having “zero excitement” for pitching in Sydney, Australia, where the Los Angeles Dodgers open the regular-season against the Arizona Diamondbacks on March 22-23. He didn’t apologize to anyone in Australia, though …Dodgers’ Zack Greinke Has Treatment On CalfCBS LocalLos Angeles Dodgers: Early Reports from Spring TrainingBleacher ReportKnow […]

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News

Jailed Venezuela protest leader mocks Maduro’s talks – Reuters

ReutersCARACAS (Reuters) – Jailed Venezuelan protest leader Leopoldo Lopez scoffed on Friday at President Nicolas Maduro’s efforts to open talks with opponents and businessman after a month of demonstrations and violence that have killed at least 17 people.Gov. Scott: Obama ‘doing the wrong thing’ by not pushing for Venezuela sanctionsMiamiHerald.comMaduro Urges Negotiations as Venezuela Death […]

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Entertainment

Box Office: ‘Divergent’ Tracking for $50 Million Opening – Variety

Box Office: ‘Divergent’ Tracking for $50 Million OpeningVarietyThe inevitable comparisons of “Divergent” to its kin “Twilight” and “The Hunger Games” may not be premature, as the film, bowing March 21, is on track to open in the low-$50 millions. The film’s first tracking report, released Thursday, indicates that … …read more Source: Movie Box Office […]

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NFL

Hoge: Bears CEO Ted Phillips Positioning Chicago For Super Bowl, NFL Draft – CBS Local

Hoge: Bears CEO Ted Phillips Positioning Chicago For Super Bowl, NFL DraftCBS Local(CBS) — After this year’s successful Super Bowl in New Jersey, cold-weather cities across the country are lining up to see if they can be next to host an open-air Super Bowl in a northern climate. The Washington Redskins, Philadelphia Eagles, Denver … […]

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cleveland

Imagining the scene of a professional sports championship parade in downtown … – The Plain Dealer

Imagining the scene of a professional sports championship parade in downtown …The Plain DealerCLEVELAND, Ohio — What, exactly, would a championship celebration in Cleveland look like? Even closing your eyes and trying to imagine the scene might prove to be a difficult task. So open your eyes and read below, as we paint the picture […]

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Los Angeles

Vandal caught on camera knocking over statues, paintings at Los Angeles church – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsLos Angeles Archdiocese spokeswoman Monica Valencia told The News that the chapel was kept open late that night so that devout parishioners could come in to say their prayers. She pointed out the “nonchalant, lethargic manner” in which the crime was …Man Caught On Camera Vandalizing NoHo Catholic ChurchCBS Local all 8 […]

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Oakland

Oakland’s Josh Reddick has no idea how he made first great catch of spring – SportingNews.com

SportingNews.comSCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Jesse Chavez’s work for the day was over. He had pitched two scoreless innings to open the Cactus League season for the Oakland A’s, and had discussed it with reporters, including marveling at Josh Reddick’s robbery of a sure home …A’s Josh Reddick makes unbelievable catch in spring trainingSan Francisco Chronicle (blog)Josh […]

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London

Me-wow! London Is Getting Its Very Own Cat Café – TIME

TIMETime to break out that catnip you were saving for a special occasion. Saturday marks the opening of London’s first-ever kitty café, appropriately called Lady Dinah’s Cat Emporium, where patrons can sip drinks and mingle with resident felines. The venue …London’s first cat cafe to open this SaturdayITV NewsExclusive: London’s first cat café is finally […]

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seattle

Will Seattle open the door to preschool-for-all plan? – The Seattle Times

Will Seattle open the door to preschool-for-all plan?The Seattle TimesSitting high above the floor and conversing with each other during an open-ended activity session at the Denise Louie Education Center in Seattle — considered a high-quality preschool — are Emily Cortes-Gonzalez, 4, left, Daisy Rojas-Pineda, 4 … …read more Source: Seattle News From Google

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Sports

Clips push past Rockets with fourth-quarter run – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.comLOS ANGELES — The Clippers proved again that they can go nose-to-nose with the Houston Rockets and defend their 1-2 punch of Dwight Howard and James Harden. Blake Griffin had 23 points and 16 rebounds, and reserve Darren Collison scored seven …Clippers hang on to beat Rockets, but lose Jamal Crawford to injuryFOXSports.comClippers hold down […]

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washington dc

Black history museum starting to take shape in Washington – McClatchy Washington Bureau

McClatchy Washington BureauConstruction continues on the Smithsonian Institute National Museum of African American History and Culture, at 14th St. NW and Constitution Avenue in Washington, D.C. on Friday, Feb. 21, 2014. The museum is set to open in 2015. (J.M. Eddins Jr./MCT ) … and more …read more Source: Washington D.C. News From Google

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NFL

Diamanti’s debut double inspire Guangzhou winning start in AFC Champions … – Xinhua

XinhuaDiamanti saw his 50th minute free kick cleared off the line by Contreras but, nine minutes later, Guangzhou pulled themselves back into the game with a fine volley from Huang Bowen before Sun Xiang’ s cross from the left. The 65th minute saw Diamanti …AFC Champions League Wrap: Diamanti sparkles on Guangzhou debutSoccerwayGuangzhou downs Melbourne […]

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Entertainment

Box-Office Preview: Can ‘Son of God’ Crucify ‘Non-Stop’? – Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood ReporterHowever, Christian films aren’t as easy to track, hence Son of God could open anywhere between $14 million and $30 million, according to box–office observers. If it comes in on the high end, it could beat Oscar weekend’s other new entry, Liam Neeson …Mark Burnett on ‘Son of God’ Box Office: ‘A Billion People […]

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NFL

Evergrande comeback stuns Victory – SBS

SBSAlessandro Diamanti celebrates one of two goals (Getty). Melbourne Victory squandered a two-goal first-half lead to crash 4-2 to holder Guangzhou Evergrande in an extraordinary AFC Champions League clash in China. Wanderers blunders prove costly.AFC Champions League Wrap: Diamanti sparkles on Guangzhou debutSoccerwayDiamanti’s debut double inspire Guangzhou winning start in AFC Champions …XinhuaGuangzhou downs Melbourne […]

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NFL

AFC Champions League Wrap: Diamanti sparkles on Guangzhou debut – Soccerway

Soccerway“The turning point of the game came when we had to replace (striker Zlatan) Muslimovic because of injury, which changed the atmosphere of the game,” Renhe coach Gong Lei explained. Despite seeing Ali Karimi sent off after an hour, Tractorsazi Tabriz …AFC Champions League MD1: Guangzhou Evergrande vs Melbourne Victory …BoxscoreGuangzhou downs Melbourne to open […]

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Atlanta

Detroit Tigers vs. Atlanta Braves: Game Time, Radio Schedule, Lineups – Motor City Bengals

Detroit Tigers vs. Atlanta Braves: Game Time, Radio Schedule, LineupsMotor City BengalsThe second of three “real first games” of the season takes place today for the Detroit Tigers as they open up Grapefruit League exhibition play with a road game against the Atlanta Braves. We’re fans — so we’re going to over analyze everything that […]

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Oakland

Piedmont/Montclair What’s Happening: Oakland Strokes registration for rowing … – Milpitas Post

Piedmont/Montclair What’s Happening: Oakland Strokes registration for rowing …Milpitas PostOakland Strokes — Registration open for rowing clinics for boys and girls grades 6-12, all levels of experience welcome. From 4:00-5:45 p.m. two days a week. Session 1: Through March 20; Session 2: March 24-April 24; April 28-May 29. and more …read more Source: Oakland News […]

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London

London Aquatics Centre ready to open its facilities to general public – The Guardian

The GuardianFor the first time since the Olympics and Paralympics, the London Aquatics Centre will open its doors to the public, for as little as £3.50 per session, with the London Legacy Development Corporation describing this Saturday’s venue relaunch as a key …Swim in the wake of London’s 2012 Olympic legends — for just £3.50Evening […]

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News

Questions for Chris Christie at CPAC – American Spectator (blog)

American Spectator (blog)Governor Chris Christie did not attend the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) last year. The official story is that Christie was not invited because he was open to some form of gun control. But it’s reasonable to suspect that CPAC and …Chris Christie’s Favorite StoryEsquire (blog) all 2 news articles …read more Source: […]

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Los Angeles

Report: Big Baby to Sign with Clips – Bleacher Report

Bleacher ReportThe Los Angeles Clippers reportedly will acquire forward Glen Davis when he hits the open market on Sunday following his contract buyout departure from the Orlando Magic. Marc J. Spears of Yahoo! Sports reported the news, and NBA.com’s David Aldridge …Glen Davis reportedly being pursued by Los Angeles Clippers, Brooklyn Nets: A …MassLive.com all […]

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Sports

MLB notebook: Collision rule added – Tulsa World

Tulsa WorldMLB collision rule leaves exceptions: Major League Baseball and its players have banned most home-plate collisions but left open an exception if the catcher has the ball and is blocking the runner’s direct path to home plate.Baseball news: Collision-at-home rule adopted for 2014Detroit Free PressMLB will continue to allow collisions with catchers, but a […]

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honolulu

Walmart hiring 150 workers for downtown Honolulu store – Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Walmart hiring 150 workers for downtown Honolulu storeHonolulu Star-AdvertiserWalmart is hiring 150 employees for its Downtown Honolulu store scheduled to open in the summer. The big-box retail giant has opened a temporary hiring center at 627 South St. to fill the positions for the Fort Street Mall location, where Macy’s was … and more …read […]

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honolulu

Walmart hiring 150 for new Downtown Honolulu store – KITV Honolulu

Walmart hiring 150 for new Downtown Honolulu storeKITV HonoluluThe temporary hiring center, located in Kaakako at 627 South St., Suite 103, is across from Honolulu Fire Department Headquarters between Halekauwila St. and Queen St. Walmart’s new downtown store is scheduled to open in summer 2014. Applications … and more …read more Source: Honolulu News Feed […]

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Las Vegas

Application season starts for Leadership Las Vegas – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Application season starts for Leadership Las VegasLas Vegas Review-JournalLeadership Las Vegas, the Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce’s 10-month executive development program, is accepting applications. The once-a-month, daylong meetings, open to 48 to 50 participants, offer a backstage pass to community businesses … …read more Source: Las Vegas News By Google