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DEC 17, 2014 - San Francisco Chronicle

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Cody Firearms Museum gets new associate curator

(AP) — Ashley Lynn Hlebinsky has been appointed associate curator of the Cody Firearms Museum. The first female firearms curator in America replaces longtime firearms scholar and Cody Firearms Curator Warren Newman, who is retiring. With bachelor's and master's degrees in American history and museum studies, she's excited about her new responsibilities. A Civil War tour at Gettysburg set her ...

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DEC 15, 2014 - San Francisco Chronicle

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Weird museums: Travel off the beaten path

SEATTLE (AP) — Travelers looking for something beyond top attractions like the Space Needle in Seattle might consider adding a weird museum or two to their itineraries. French, who is also the planetarium's production coordinator, says the collection includes wipes from a sumo wrestling event in Japan and from the former Trump's Castle in Atlantic City, New Jersey. The Northwest ...

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DEC 15, 2014 - San Francisco Chronicle

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American seeks to preserve storied Afghan past

In happier times she traversed the country with the other love of her life — archaeologist Louis Dupree, a fellow American — studying its history, writing travelogues and collecting books, maps, photographs and even rare recordings of folk music. Small and bird-like with grey curls wound into a bun, the 87-year-old Dupree cuts a colorful figure in a bright green ...

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DEC 05, 2014 - San Francisco Chronicle

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An exclusive look at life in Syrian town of Kobani

KOBANI, Syria (AP) — From a small, backwater tucked in northern Syria, the Kurdish town of Kobani was thrown onto the world stage in September when Islamic State militants stormed in and captured almost half the town, triggering a surge of tens of thousands of refugees. Nearly three months of devastating fighting later, the Kurdish men and women of Kobani ...

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DEC 05, 2014 - San Francisco Chronicle

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Immigrant job assistance topic of Michigan meeting

(AP) — An update on a group that helps legal immigrants find work in their chosen fields is on tap for the next meeting of the Michigan Asian Pacific American Affairs Commission. The Asian-American civil rights activist challenged Japanese-American internment during World War II in what became a landmark U.S. Supreme Court case.

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