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Salem-News.com (Mar-31-2014 09:23)
Kelly Slater Wins Oakley Wave of the Winter Powered by SurflineSalem-News.com
11-time World Champ also claims CLIF Bar Overall Performance Award for stellar Pipe season
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11-time World Champ Kelly Slater's no-handed Pipeline bomb earned top honor as the Wave of the Winter for the 2013-14 North Shore season.
Salem-News.com (Mar-20-2014 17:28)
A Cat Story With a Happy EndingRalph E Stone Salem-News.com
The moral is do not just throw an unwanted cat or dog out to fend for themselves. There are shelters for unwanted animals in most cities.
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First a little background before telling this nice story about a lost cat. We have two three-year old feral indoor cats, one a male named Noche -- because he's black -- and Amber a small tortortoiseshell female.
Salem-News.com (Mar-20-2014 16:11)
California Bans Retail Sale of Super-Toxic Rat PoisonsSalem-News.com
The order from the California Department of Pesticide Regulation targets products sold to the general public in retail outlets and limits super-toxic rodenticide use beyond 50 feet of manmade structures.
California has approved a statewide ban on direct-to-consumer sale of some of the most dangerous rat poisons but loopholes still leave many wildlife species at risk.
Salem-News.com (Mar-17-2014 10:55)
Christie, Parker & Hale Client Vederi Wins Appeal Against GoogleSalem-News.com
The original lawsuit filed by Vederi alleges that Google’s Street View infringes four of Vederi’s patents issued between 2007 and 2009.
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Christie, Parker & Hale, LLP (cph.com), a leading Southern California intellectual property law firm, today announced that its client, Vederi, LLC, won an appeal against Google, Inc. in a patent infringement case involving Google's Street View service.
Salem-News.com (Mar-12-2014 17:34)
Attorney General Kamala D. Harris Announces 2 Arrests and Seizure of 400 FirearmsSalem-News.com
The arrests and seizures are the result of a investigation conducted by the California Attorney General’s Office that began in early 2014.
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Attorney General Kamala D. Harris today announced the seizure of over 400 firearms and the arrest of two individuals who allegedly trafficked illegal firearms.
Salem-News.com (Feb-22-2014 10:47)
Eliminating Pre-Dispute Arbitration Clauses in Consumer ContractsRalph E. Stone Salem-News.com
While arbitration may be a faster, cheaper way to resolve a dispute, they are generally unfair to consumers because it eliminates the right to appeal and access to discovery, and arbitration clauses often prohibit class actions.
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Over the years, arbitration has become a take-it-or-leave contract provision in many consumer contracts.
Salem-News.com (Feb-20-2014 11:25)
Every State May Feel the Effects of Historic California DroughtMark Leberfinger Special to Salem-News.com
California Gov. Edmund G. Brown Jr. issued a drought State of Emergency in January.
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AccuWeather.com report the historic California drought is far-reaching not only impacting the Golden State but also the rest of the United States.
Salem-News.com (Feb-16-2014 17:28)
Choosing Not to Circumcise - Last Frontier of Jewish Inclusion?Lisa Braver Moss JWeekly.com
How can synagogues make their members — and prospective members — feel more welcome?
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Some synagogues send a message of inclusion, stating on their websites that they welcome gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender Jews, Jews of color, disabled Jews and interfaith families.
Salem-News.com (Feb-09-2014 17:27)
Dr. David Allen Becomes Medical Board Target (Part 2)Eric Salerno Salem-News.com
In his own closing arguments, Dr. Allen claimed that if the medical board could spell out clearly what the standard of care was, he would obviously comply with that law.
The medical board hearing for Dr. David Allen continued these past two weeks. The State Medical Board of California put on its case. Representing the State was Deputy Attorney General Jannsen Tan.
Salem-News.com (Jan-23-2014 21:44)
California Radiation Levels Set New Record HighTom Sebourn Blog
As many will tell you, this new reading is still below U.S. standards what would require any sort of warning or evasive action but it backs up what I have been saying that there is a slow but upward trend.
The Official Environmental Protection Agency in Eureka has recorded another record high beta radiation reading for Eureka on Tuesday. The previous record high reading was recorded on January 3rd. of 2014 and was 190 Counts Per Minute or CPM. Tuesday's high was 228 Counts Per Minute.