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Capone solution for graft?
Capone solution for graft?
In 1931 the notorious United States gangster Al Capone was sent to prison for 11 years after he was found guilty of tax evasion.
Glyphosate under fire from San Francisco to Sri Lanka
Glyphosate under fire from San Francisco to Sri Lanka
Glyphosate, the world's most widely used herbicide and the active ingredient in Monsanto's weedkiller Roundup, is the subject of fierce controversy...
South African team wins international gaming award
South African team wins international gaming award
South African game developer Bahiyya Khan and her team took home the ‘Best Student Game’ award at the 
​Walking among unicorns
​Walking among unicorns
The City of San Francisco is not big. It is roughly 12km long, and the same wide. Data from the 2016 census tells us that it is home to about...
San Francisco plane crash: Pilot was on first training flight
San Francisco plane crash: Pilot was on first training flight
The senior pilot who oversaw the landing by a more junior colleague of the Asiana passenger jet that...
Two killed in San Francisco crash identified as students
Two killed in San Francisco crash identified as students
China Central Television said on Sunday that the two victims were students at Jiangshan Middle School in China's eastern Zhejiang...
Two killed as South Korean Boeing crashes, burns in San Francisco
Two killed as South Korean Boeing crashes, burns in San Francisco
Two people, both Chinese citizens, were killed, South Korea's Yonhap news agency reported.
Keeping stranger tides at bay
Keeping stranger tides at bay
Alcatraz is just eclipsing the southern tower of the Golden Gate Bridge when my crew screams: “Man overboard!” We’re sailing in...
Gas explosion engulfs homes in San Francisco suburb
Gas explosion engulfs homes in San Francisco suburb
A natural gas pipeline explosion ripped through a neighbourhood in a San Francisco suburb on Thursday, starting fires that burned more than 50...
Goosen confusion leads to last-match drama
Goosen confusion leads to last-match drama
Retief Goosen's momentary mental lapse nearly cost his International team a Presidents Cup point. Instead, Justin Leonard's missed putt cost the...
Pacquiao, Hatton finalise fight
Pacquiao, Hatton finalise fight
Manny Pacquiao and Ricky Hatton on Wednesday formally agreed to fight for Hatton's IBO junior welterweight belt on May 2, ending several weeks of...
Steve Jobs leaving Macworld stage as Apple bows out
Steve Jobs leaving Macworld stage as Apple bows out
Apple said on Tuesday that its iconic chief executive Steve Jobs will not make his traditional superstar appearance at Macworld Expo in January,...

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