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Oil spill off San Juan Island ‘pretty well impossible to clean up,’ expert says | CBC News

Crews are assessing the waters off San Juan Island in the Salish Sea near Vancouver Island after a fishing boat sank and leaked fuel on Saturday. The Aleutian Isle had nearly 9,840 litres of oil and diesel on board when it went down off the west coast of San Juan Island in Washington state.  Gerald Graham, […]

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San Diego Padres manager says Tatis ‘feels remorseful’ about suspension

Tatis, the dynamic fan favorite, is suspended for 80-game after testing positive for a performance-enhancing anabolic steroid, Clostebol. WASHINGTON — San Diego Padres manager Bob Melvin reached out to suspended All-Star shortstop Fernando Tatis Jr. in a phone call Saturday and said the player “feels remorseful.” Melvin did not reveal anything else about what he termed […]

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Pets

Meet Cricket, Scooter and Toby, this week’s Pets of the Week in the San Gabriel Valley/Whittier

Meet Cricket, Scooter and Toby, this week’s pets of the week in the San Gabriel Valley and Whittier area. Spunky Cricket loves to talk and chase bouncy balls. This spirited pet is available for adoption from Lifeline for Pets. (Photo courtesy of Lifeline for Pets) Chipper and happy Cricket Cricket is affectionate, friendly, full of […]

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Science

What makes San Vicente, Palawan the next best investment destination – BusinessWorld Online

San Vicente in Palawan exudes a unique charm compared to the more popular destinations in this world-class island destination. A first class, coastal municipality of over 33,000 residents located on the northwestern side of Palawan, San Vicente is steadily gaining buzz as one of the island’s hidden gems, not only for leisure travel but even […]

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Tennis-Kasatkina lifts San Jose title to reach career-high No. 9

Tennis-Kasatkina lifts San Jose title to reach career-high No. 9 | WTVB | 1590 AM · 95.5 FM | The Voice of Branch County Close For the health and safety of everyone, our offices are temporarily closed to the public. If you have won a prize from us we will be mailing it to you […]

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Tennis-Kasatkina lifts San Jose title to reach career-high No. 9 | Sports-Games

Daria Kasatkina beat American Shelby Rogers 6-7(3) 6-1 6-2 to lift the Silicon Valley Classic title on Sunday, the victory helping the Russian climb to a career-high ninth in the world rankings. Kasatkina, who was forced to miss Wimbledon due to the ban on Russian players, had also reached the final of the event in […]

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Tennis: Rogers sweeps into San Jose WTA final

Shelby Rogers of the USA in action against Amanda Anisimova of the USA during their match at the women’s Mubadala Silicon Valley Classic tennis tournament at San Jose State University in San Jose, California, USA, 05 August 2022. John Mabanglo, EPA-EFE SAN FRANCISCO — Shelby Rogers, ranked 45th in the world, qualified for the WTA […]

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San Diego Open Tickets To Go On Sale – Tennis TourTalk

SAN DIEGO, August 6, 2022 (Press Release) Tickets for this September’s San Diego Open ATP 250 and October’s San Diego Open WTA 500 tournaments will go on sale at 8 a.m. (PDT) on Friday, August 12. Tickets will be available for purchase on the official San Diego Open website. The San Diego Open ATP 250 […]

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How far can the San Diego Padres go?

The Padres were by far the biggest buyers at MLB’s trade deadline. Will the momentum carry them to a title chance? SAN DIEGO — It looked like the Yankees or Dodgers were clearly the most loaded teams in baseball this season, but after the Padres struck a major deal to bring in Juan Soto and […]

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Pets

Is your pet the cutest? Enter San Diego Humane Society’s Photo Fundraiser

Nearly everyone thinks their pet is the fairest of them all. Now you can prove it while having some fun and serving a noble cause. San Diego Humane Society’s 30th annual Photo Fundraiser is open for submissions and voting for your favorite pet’s favorite photo can be done now through the end of August. Participating […]