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Sea lion pup recovering after wandering into La Jolla restaurant

The baby sea lion that snuck into a La Jolla restaurant is being fed and treated by specialists at SeaWorld San Diego, who said Friday that the malnourished and emaciated animal was improving. "Sh
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Bomb blows hole in passenger jet, killing one, Somali officials say

It was a bomb that blew a hole in a jetliner, killing one person and forcing the plane to make an emergency landing on Tuesday in Somalia's capital, Mogadishu, a Somali official said Saturday. "Ex
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Get rid of clutter and focus on joy: Advice from 'tidying freak' Marie Kondo

Bestselling author and organization guru Marie Kondo writes of decluttering, organizing and cleaning house with the kind of fervor usually reserved for religious sermons and political rallies. Her
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It was a simple, metal bottle rack, purchased in a department store, that forever changed the evolution of the art world. "Bottlerack" (1914) was Marcel Duchamp's first piece of "ready-made" art,
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Winter gone? Temperatures nearing 90 degrees in Southern California with gusty winds

What happened to winter? After a bout with El Niño rains last weekend, Southern California is back to warm temperatures — and Santa Ana winds. On Friday, San Diego and Lake Forest tied for the war
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Five takeaways from the Clippers' 107-93 victory over Orlando

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Box office: The Coen brothers and zombies are no match for 'Kung Fu Panda 3'

A new film from the sibling writer-director team of Joel and Ethan Coen as well as a zombie take on a Jane Austen classic are proving to be no box office match for a panda fluent in martial arts,
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Barcelona Chamber of Commerce ready for economic cooperation with Iran

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Party down in New Orleans for Mardi Gras 2016 [Photos]

Seems like we've barely recovered from Christmas and New Year's, but it's already Carnival time, with Mardi Gras falling early this year, on Feb. 9.
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SSnow bootcamp: How to get fighting fit in the French Alps

How much exercise can you do in the mountains in just one week? This bootcamp in stunning Samoens challenges you to push yourself to the limit with activities from dawn to dusk.
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Premier Inn at Putney Bridge in London comes with scenic views of the Thames

This week, The Inspector paid a visit to the Premier Inn just north of Putney Bridge in London and was shocked by the so-called 'budget' price but satisfied with a clean and functional guest room.
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Westin Resort at Navarino Bay in Greece has plenty of choice

Navarino Bay in the ancient Messinia region of south-west Greece is an area of verdant hills, sheer valleys, vineyards and olive trees, with plenty of thrilling activities for parents and children.
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The world's kinkiest hotel packages for This Valentine's Day February 14

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Enjoy breathtaking coastal views at Park Plaza Arena Pula

Newly refurbished, Hotel Park Plaza Arena is less than five kilometres away from Pula, the small, picturesque and increasingly popular seafront city on Croatia's Istrian peninsula.
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Domestic airlines complain about international competition

A group of U.S. airlines complain that domestic carriers have lost about 13 percent of international passenger travel at Orlando International Airport because of foreign airlines such as Emirates e

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Kirchberg, Austria offers a charming, traditional resort for skiers

Non-skier Francesca Wickers took to the slopes for the first time - and suffered a tumble on her first run - at the charming, traditional Alps resort of Kirchberg.
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The best solo holidays revealed

Singles who are looking for romance should consider these trips to exotic places - from a cycling tour of Dracula's homeland to a culinary trip to the capital of Tuscany.
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