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Review: 2017 Audi A4 Allroad is better than an SUV in every way
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Review: 2017 Audi A4 Allroad is better than an SUV in every way

2017 Audi A4 Allroad (Audi)

In the age of memes, backlash is instant. As soon as a thing – hygge, or joggers – becomes ubiquitous, flooding your various feeds, there is an equal and opposite reaction. It’s simple Internet physics.…

Pham, DeJong, Voit homer as Lynn, Cardinals shutout Mets 6-0
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Pham, DeJong, Voit homer as Lynn, Cardinals shutout Mets 6-0

St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Lance Lynn throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets, Sunday, July 9, 2017, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

ST. LOUIS — Lance Lynn said he felt terrible …

Cupertino Coin Club hosts annual show Feb. 26
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Cupertino Coin Club hosts annual show Feb. 26

Photo Jacqueline Ramseyer/Bay Area News Group/February 17, 2017 Cupertino Coin Club members Al Lo, left, and Fred Davis, both past presidents, sort through coins during a visit to a fourth grade class at Eaton Elementary School on Feb. 17.

A …

Trial set to begin for man accused of slaying mom amid immigration probe
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Trial set to begin for man accused of slaying mom amid immigration probe

A jury was being selected Tuesday to hear the murder charge against a Downers Grove man accused of killing his mother at a time authorities had targeted him in an immigration scam.

The trial of Michael Zaky Bassaly, 31, was …

BirdNote Radio: 12 Years Of Telling Birds’ Stories
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BirdNote Radio: 12 Years Of Telling Birds’ Stories

A tiny radio program and podcast designed to share stories about birds, the environment and more was launched twelve years ago today. Its listenership grown beyond anyone’s wildest dreams

BirdNote Radio Logo, courtesy of BirdNote.

Twelve years ago today, BirdNote …

‘Banning poor people from jobs’ – and other talks from the CPac conference
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‘Banning poor people from jobs’ – and other talks from the CPac conference

Every year, the US’s rightwing establishment, from politicians to Fox News pundits to lobbyists to more Fox news pundits, comes together for the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPac): four days of talks, book signings and “Lock her up” chants. Basically, …

Sam Querrey Advances To The Fourth Round Of Wimbledon; 2 Other Americans Still In The Hunt For A Title
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Sam Querrey Advances To The Fourth Round Of Wimbledon; 2 Other Americans Still In The Hunt For A Title

In what could be a record of sorts, Sam Querrey needed only two minutes to advance to the fourth round of Wimbledon. The American Querrey essayed a gritty 5-set win against Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France to lead 2 other Americans …

Trump’s 3,000 websites — and what they say about his rise to power, from TrumpMustGo to InTrumpWeTrust
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Trump’s 3,000 websites — and what they say about his rise to power, from TrumpMustGo to InTrumpWeTrust

Donald Trump, Ivanka Trump, Donald Trump Jr. and Eric Trump attend the Grand Opening Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at the Trump International Hotel and Tower Toronto on April 16, 2012.

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In Trump We Trust – .com, that is.

Not your …

Surface Phone 2017 Release Date Set In Fall?
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Surface Phone 2017 Release Date Set In Fall?

Amid cancellation rumors, the Surface Phone release date is still being suggested for a 2017 launch. A reveal this year is likely, especially now that Microsoft has confirmed the arrival of another update following the Windows 10 Creators Update this …

SpaceX Dragon delivers cargo including mice, bacteria
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SpaceX Dragon delivers cargo including mice, bacteria

SpaceX’s Dragon cargo ship is captured by astronauts at the International Space Station on Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017, a day after a GPS problem prevented the capsule from coming too close. (NASA TV via AP)

By MARCIA DUNN

CAPE CANAVERAL, …