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Santa Cruz Blues Festival embraces country and morphs into the American Music Festival

One of the hottest new names on the blues scene is Yugoslavian-born Ana Popovic. By Wallace Baine, Santa Cruz Sentinel  The Santa Cruz American Music Festival When: Saturday and Sunday. Gates open at 10 a.m. Music starts at 11 a.m. and goes until about 7 p.m. Where: Aptos Village Park, Aptos. Tickets: $65 single day, […]

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BASE jumping accident in Yosemite kills 2 wearing ‘wing suits,’ as parachutes don’t open

By Daisy Nguyen, The Associated Press   LOS ANGELES >> Extreme athlete Dean Potter knew the risks every time he flew off a cliff with a parachute. He lost a friend to a BASE jumping accident last year and spoke about the death-defying nature of the sport at that friend’s memorial service. “He always recognized […]

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