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  • Wet weather to dampen Pacific Northwest after an early week dry spell

    As an additional surge of moisture makes its way onshore on Friday, rain could even make it into northern California. Lighter rain will continue to affect the Pacific Northwest into the weekend, but the bulk of the rain might focus farther south ...

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  • Things you probably don't know about Irish coffee

    With all the snow that just hit the East Coast, there's no better time to whip up an Irish coffee, especially since Monday is the day that celebrates the auspicious drink. And while there are many who may have thought the drink, made with whipped cream ...

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  • Intensive manhunt underway after daring jail escape in California

    An intensive manhunt was underway Monday for three inmates who pulled a “Shawshank”-style escape through a hole in their California jail cell -- and, who may have ties to notorious Vietnamese street gangs and Iran. Investigators on Monday said Jonathan ...

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  • 'Citizen scientists' use drones to map El Nino flooding

    Forget about selfies. In California, residents are using smartphones and drones to document the coastline's changing face. Starting this month, The Nature Conservancy is asking tech junkies to capture the flooding and coastal erosion that come with El ...

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  • Most child and adolescent deaths still preventable

    "The very large difference in disease rates between countries is a pretty good indication that it is possible to achieve much better outcomes," said Theo Vos of the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation at the University of Washington in Seattle ...

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  • Some colorectal cancers found before screening starts at age 50

    ... habits or pain when going to the bathroom that can point to the need for diagnostic screening, said Dr. Joel Randolph Hecht, director of the gastrointestinal oncology program at the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California ...

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  • 'String of miracles': Mom hears son's heart beat in man whose life he saved

    The California Transplant Donor Network liaison told Meyer she would likely never meet the recipients of her son's organs, but she held out hope. ... "He had the biggest heart in the world, always kind and considerate, a wonderful brother to his siblings.

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  • Manhunt for 'dangerous' escaped US inmates

    A manhunt is under way for three "dangerous" inmates who escaped from a maximum security jail in California. The men, who may be armed, crawled through plumbing tunnels and climbed down the building using bed sheets for ropes. Authorities are ...

    BBC 2 years, 9 months ago
  • Why Iowa's evangelical voters matter

    My wife and I -- in California's Palm Desert for a rare weekend away from the vast political theater/marathon that is 2016 -- attended The Rock Church there on Sunday, led in worship by Pastor Eddie Elguera, a gifted preacher (and three-time world ...

    CNN 2 years, 9 months ago
  • One Week Until Iowa First-in-Nation Voting; New Fox Polls

    Secretary of State John Kerry will visit Cambodia and Laos today. He was working on ... Southern California police are looking for three men considered dangerous who escaped from a maximum security jail in Orange County. Markets are likely to open ...

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  • E-cigarettes tied to reduced odds of quitting smoking

    "The odds of quitting were 28 percent lower for smokers using e-cigarettes than people not using e-cigarettes," said senior author Stanton Glantz, of the Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education at the University of California, San Francisco ...

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  • Gun violence not a mental health issue, experts say, pointing to 'anger,' suicides

    That is not the same as saying gun violence is a mental health issue, which has become a renewed area of contention since President Obama announced new actions earlier this month to reduce gun violence, including increased funding for mental health ...

    CNN 2 years, 9 months ago
  • Bryson DeChambeau: Is this student golf's newest trendsetter?

    "They're all the same length," DeChambeau told BBC Sport. "Same lie ... That determined streak comes from his father John, who was once one of northern California's top amateur golfers. ... Townsend told BBC Sport: "I think he has a wonderful technique.

    BBC 2 years, 9 months ago
  • Walrus's nose had surprising source

    Siku, a 22-year-old female walrus at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom in Vallejo, California, was orphaned as a pup in Alaska. At the age of 17, Siku ... Siku had also been on breeding loan at Sea World and could have caught the parasites there. Or, the ...

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  • Jason Dufner wins CareerBuilder Challenge title in play-off

    Jason Dufner won his fourth PGA Tour title with a two-hole play-off victory over Sweden's David Lingmerth at the CareerBuilder Challenge in California. Dufner triumphed thanks to a par on the second extra hole after Lingmerth had sent his second shot ...

    BBC 2 years, 9 months ago
  • See this car? It was designed by a woman

    Steward Reed heads the transportation department at Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California. It is one of the nation's ... the spoils of the job? For answers, CNN Style spoke to leading female automotive designers, featured in the gallery ...

    CNN 2 years, 9 months ago
  • Today's 5 things: Slippin' and slidin' back to work

    Three inmates broke out of a maximum security jail in California over the weekend, cutting through steel bars, sneaking through plumbing tunnels and rappelling off a roof. And these guys aren't angels: Jonathan Tieu is accused of murder; Hossein Nayeri ...

    CNN 2 years, 9 months ago
  • Magnitude-7.1 earthquake strikes Alaska

    Southern Alaska is well instrumented, and this earthquake is of the style and type that we would expect in this area." The biggest aftershock Sunday was 4.7, ... "This was a wild one," the former Southern California resident said. "I looked at the ...

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  • AP Poll: Public doubts government's problem-solving ability

    WASHINGTON – As the first voting nears in the presidential race, most Americans have little or no confidence in the federal government to confront what they see as the country's most important priorities, according to a national survey. The Associated ...

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  • Denver Broncos beat New England Patriots 20-18 in AFC Championship, advance to Super Bowl 50

    ... last season when he had as much or more open space in front of him as he did Sunday. Some thought his career might be over after that one. Nope. Not after this one, either. There's at least one more game in his future — Feb. 7 in Santa Clara ...

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