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Big Sur fire close, bags packed

Road trip on the California coast: Steve Lopez chronicles our shoreline's visionaries and threats July 29, 2016, 11:56 p.m. California's 1,100 miles of coastline is a glorious global destination b
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My endless summer

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Hollywood skyscrapers are in line for environmental fast-tracking

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Karachi: Whatâ??s in a picture?

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After cycling through Chico on a weekend trip, you may have thoughts of settling there

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