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‘The Angriest Octopus’ Lashes at a Tourist on an Australian Beach

‘The Angriest Octopus’ Lashes at a Tourist on an Australian Beach

‘The Angriest Octopus’ Lashes at a Tourist on an Australian Beach ‘The Angriest Octopus’ Lashes at a Tourist on an Australian Beach The pain wasn’t too bad, he said. The whipping sensation felt like a wet towel, and he has experienced worse stings from Bluebottle jellyfish, he said. Still, he thought it was best to pack up the tent and …

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Schools in Long Beach, Calif., Start Reopening This Week

Schools in Long Beach, Calif., Start Reopening This Week

Schools in Long Beach, Calif., Start Reopening This Week Schools in Long Beach, Calif., Start Reopening This Week California continued its uneven progress in reopening schools on Monday, as elementary students began to return to classrooms in Long Beach, the state’s fourth-largest district with 70,000 students. Public schools in the state’s top three districts by enrollment — Los Angeles, San …

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Miami Beach Police Enforce Curfew Against Spring Break Crowds

Miami Beach Police Enforce Curfew Against Spring Break Crowds

Miami Beach Police Enforce Curfew Against Spring Break Crowds Miami Beach Police Enforce Curfew Against Spring Break Crowds Miami Beach officials struggled to enforce a new 8 p.m. curfew on Saturday in the city’s South Beach entertainment district. Videos on social media showed hundreds of people gathered outside after dark on Saturday and law enforcement dispersing crowds. In trying to …

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Despite Pandemic, 300,000 Expected at Daytona Beach Bike Week

Despite Pandemic, 300,000 Expected at Daytona Beach Bike Week

Despite Pandemic, 300,000 Expected at Daytona Beach Bike Week Despite Pandemic, 300,000 Expected at Daytona Beach Bike Week About 300,000 people are expected to descend on Daytona Beach, Fla., this week for a large annual motorcycle rally called Bike Week that is taking place during a pandemic in a state with few restrictions to slow its spread. Excitement about the …

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Putin Said to Have Two Identical Offices: One in Moscow, the Other at the Beach

Putin Said to Have Two Identical Offices: One in Moscow, the Other at the Beach

Putin Said to Have Two Identical Offices: One in Moscow, the Other at the Beach Putin Said to Have Two Identical Offices: One in Moscow, the Other at the Beach Mr. Peskov, the Kremlin spokesman, said the presidential work spaces outside Moscow and in Sochi are not identical. “This is not true,” he told journalists on a conference call on …

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Art Basel Miami Beach Was Canceled, but the Show Goes On

Art Basel Miami Beach Was Canceled, but the Show Goes On

Art Basel Miami Beach Was Canceled, but the Show Goes On Art Basel Miami Beach Was Canceled, but the Show Goes On Call it the zombie version of Art Basel Miami Beach. The annual fair, originally scheduled to unfold next week with the contemporary art world converging in South Florida, was canceled in September by its Swiss-based organizers — a …

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When Sharks Turned Up at Their Beach, They Called in Drones

When Sharks Turned Up at Their Beach, They Called in Drones

When Sharks Turned Up at Their Beach, They Called in Drones When Sharks Turned Up at Their Beach, They Called in Drones Once rare off Southern California beaches, great white sharks are beginning to show up more often. The newcomers are mostly juvenile sharks, which prefer the warm waters closer to shore. That means many beachgoers who are now spotting …

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Is Opening a Hotel in Rockaway Beach Right Now a Good Idea?

Is Opening a Hotel in Rockaway Beach Right Now a Good Idea?

Is Opening a Hotel in Rockaway Beach Right Now a Good Idea? Is Opening a Hotel in Rockaway Beach Right Now a Good Idea? On a recent Thursday morning, the staff at the Rockaway Hotel was busy installing sanitation stations, arranging lounge chairs six feet apart and practicing contactless check-ins. Scheduled to open Labor Day weekend, the upscale property sits …

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Israel Quietly Opens Its Borders, and Palestinians Have a Beach Day

Israel Quietly Opens Its Borders, and Palestinians Have a Beach Day

Israel Quietly Opens Its Borders, and Palestinians Have a Beach Day Israel Quietly Opens Its Borders, and Palestinians Have a Beach Day NETANYA, Israel — The 16-year-old high school student couldn’t stop smiling. For the first time in her life, Shaima Jamous felt the water of the Mediterranean lap over her feet and the sand wash out from under them. …

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Epstein Mansions in New York and Palm Beach for Sale for $110 Million

Epstein Mansions in New York and Palm Beach for Sale for $110 Million

Epstein Mansions in New York and Palm Beach for Sale for $110 Million Epstein Mansions in New York and Palm Beach for Sale for $110 Million In the 1990s, Mr. Epstein acquired the Manhattan mansion from Mr. Wexner and bought properties around the world, including his own island in the United States Virgin Islands and an apartment in Paris. Before …

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