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The Ending Of Iron Man Was A Last Minute Fix That Wasn't Completed Until Three Weeks Before Release

One of the earliest fan-favorite moments in the Marvel Cinematic Universe was an 11th-hour addition, delivered with the sweet flavor of deadline desperation.The climax of Jon Favreau's 2008 door-buster "Iron Man," based on the Marvel comics of the same name, entails weapons manufacturer Tony Stark (Robert Downey, Jr.) going toe-to-toe with former mentor and business partner Obadiah Stane (Jeff Bridges). Following an attempted coup in which Stane hired The Ten Rings to assassinate the Stark Indus...
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Southern California Fire 87% Contained, Residents Go Home

Residents who fled the Alisal Fire west of Santa Barbara have been allowed to return home.
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Southern California Fire 80% Contained, Residents Go Home

Residents who fled the Alisal Fire west of Santa Barbara have been allowed to return home.
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Southern California's Alisal Fire is 50% contained

Southern California's Alisal Fire, which earlier this week closed portions of US Highway 101 and the Union Pacific Railroad west of Santa Barbara, was 50% contained as of Saturday morning, fire officials said.
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A fast-moving wildfire is threatening Ronald Reagan's Western White House

The Alisal Fire has exploded in size over the past four days and is now approaching the Santa Barbara ranch once owned and visited often by President Ronald Reagan.
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Alisal Fire approaches ranch once owned by Ronald Reagan

The Alisal Fire, which has exploded in size over the past four days, is approaching the Santa Barbara ranch once owned by President Ronald Reagan.
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The fast-moving Alisal Fire is approaching the California ranch once owned by Ronald Reagan

The Alisal Fire, which has exploded in size over the past four days, is approaching the Santa Barbara ranch once owned by President Ronald Reagan.
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More than 1,000 firefighters battle blaze spreading along California coast

Alisal fire has burned more than 15,000 acres in the Santa Ynez mountains and threatened more than 100 ranches and rural homesA wildfire raging through southern California coastal mountains threatened ranches and rural homes and kept a major highway shut down on Wednesday, as the fire-scarred state faced a new round of dry winds that raise the risk of infernos.The Alisal fire covered more than 15,000 acres (24 square miles) in the Santa Ynez Mountains west of Santa Barbara, and the number of fir...
Tags: California, Environment, California Drought, Drought, US news, Wildfires, Santa Barbara, Santa Ynez, Santa Ynez Mountains, Climate Crisis, Alisal


Moving Beyond America’s War On Wildfire: 4 Ways To Avoid Future Megafires

This article is part of TPM Cafe, TPM’s home for opinion and news analysis. It first appeared at The Conversation. Californians have been concerned about wildfires for a long time, but the past two years have left many of them fearful and questioning whether any solutions to the fire crisis truly exist. The Dixie Fire in the Sierra Nevada burned nearly 1 million acres in 2021, including almost the entire community of Greenville. Then strong winds near Lake Tahoe sent the Caldor Fire r...
Tags: News, California, America, West, Biden, Lake Tahoe, Sierra, South Lake Tahoe, Cafe, Sierra Nevada, Santa Barbara, Agency, Southern California, Greenville, U S Forest Service, Caldor


These researchers are driving health equity with Fitbit

Under-resourced communities across the country have long faced disparities in health due to structural and long-standing inequities. Unfortunately, the pandemic has further widened many of these gaps. Still, health equity research in digital health remains limited. To help address these issues, we announced the Fitbit Health Equity Research Initiative earlier this year to help support underrepresented researchers who are early in their careers and working to address health disparities in comm...
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Alisal Fire: 101 Freeway remains closed north of Santa Barbara as wildfire grows to 14,500 acres

A stretch of the 101 Freeway north of Santa Barbara remains closed Wednesday as hundreds of firefighters work to gain control of the...
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Wildfire in southern California shuts down major highway and forces evacuations

The Alisal fire west of Santa Barbara quickly spread to thousands of acres as it burned down to the Pacific OceanEvacuation orders were expanded Tuesday for a growing wildfire driven by intense winds that has shut down a key southern California highway for more than a day.At least 200 firefighters battled the Alisal fire, which had scorched 8,000 acres (12.5 sq miles) along coastal Santa Barbara county and remained completely uncontained. Continue reading...
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Strong winds fan California wildfires leaving one man burned; Alisal Fire near Santa Barbara burns thousands of acres

Blustery winds still surged through California after downing trees, fanning wildfires and shutting off power to about 21,000 customers.       [Author: Ventura County Star]
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101 Fwy closed north of Santa Barbara as Alisal Fire grows to 6,000 acres, forces evacuations

The 101 Freeway remained shut down and evacuation orders were in place as the Alisal Fire spread to more than 12 square miles by Tuesday...
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Strong winds fan California wildfires leaving one man burnt; Alisal Fire near Santa Barbara burns thousands of acres

Blustery winds still surged through California after downing trees, fanning wildfires and shutting off power to about 21,000 customers.       [Author: Ventura County Star]
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California: strong winds increase danger of fresh wildfires around the state

At least a half-dozen fires erupted Monday, with a blaze west of Santa Barbara quickly spreading to thousands of acresBlustery winds surged through California, raising fears of fresh wildfires as red flag warnings of dangerous fire conditions continues in mountains, valleys, canyons and deserts.At least a half-dozen fires erupted around the state Monday. Most remained small, but a blaze west of Santa Barbara quickly spread to thousands of acres. The fire burned in dense chaparral through an area...
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Fast-growing California wildfire shuts major highway and triggers evacuations

A wildfire north of Santa Barbara exploded in size on Monday, triggering evacuation orders and forcing the closure of a major Central...
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Alisal fire near Santa Barbara shuts down 101 Freeway

Firefighters have been deployed to the growing Alisal fire in the Los Padres National Forest near Santa Barbara.
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PG&E Shutoffs Begin For Parts Of Nearly Two Dozen Counties

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PG&E Shutoffs Begin For Parts Of Nearly Two Dozen Counties Beginning Monday

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PG&E Says Shutoffs Are A Go For Parts Of Nearly Two Dozen Counties Beginning Monday

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PG&E Says Shutoffs Are A Go For Parts Of Nearly Two Dozen Counties Beginning Monday

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Possible PG&E Power Shutoffs May Impact 22 Counties Monday, Tuesday

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Firefighters called to rescue woman hanging on cliff who… wasn't that

Visitors to Hope Ranch Beach in Santa Barbara called emergency services to report a woman hanging by her fingertips on a cliff, seemingly unable to move. She was 30 feet down the rock wall and not wearing appropriate rock climbing equipment. — Read the rest
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California Spill Came 52 Years After Historic Oil Disaster

The weekend oil leak along the Southern California coast happened not far from the site of the catastrophe more than a generation ago that helped give rise to the modern environmental movement itself: the 1969 Santa Barbara oil spill.
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Michelin stars awarded to 8 restaurants in LA County, 1 in Orange County

The Michelin Guide California has announced its star recipients for 2021, recognizing five new two Michelin star restaurants and 22 new one Michelin star awards in its latest edition. Addison in Del Mar, Hayato in Los Angeles and Birdsong and Harbor House in San Francisco were elevated to two Michelin stars, Mélisse in Santa Monica is a new listing with two stars. New one and two-star restaurants have been announced by Michelin for its 2021 California edition, among them Birdsong in San Fran...
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High school football schedule: Local CIF-SS and L.A. City games for Week 6, Sept. 30-Oct. 2

This week’s high school football schedule for Week 6 of the regular season. FOOTBALL SCHEDULE All games start at 7 p.m. unless noted THURSDAY GAMES CIF-SS CHANNEL LEAGUE Santa Barbara at Lompoc GOLDEN LEAGUE Lancaster at Knight MISSION VALLEY LEAGUE Rosemead at Mountain View PACIFIC LEAGUE Crescenta Valley at Pasadena NONLEAGUE Agoura at Newbury Park Oaks Christian at Camarillo 8 MAN CIF-SS MT. PINOS LEAGUE Santa Clara at Malibu, 6:30 p.m. NONLEAGUE Villanova Prep at Blair, 6 p.m.   FRIDAY GAMES...
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CIF-SS girls volleyball polls, Sept. 27

Support our high school sports coverage by becoming a digital subscriber. Subscribe now The CIF-SS girls volleyball polls released Monday, Sept. 27. (As selected by the CIF-SS Girls Volleyball Advisory Committee.) DIVISION 1/2 1 Marymount 2 Mater Dei 3 Lakewood 4 Mira Costa 5 Village Christian 6 Aliso Niguel 7 Vista Murrieta 8 Palos Verdes 9 Redondo Union 10 San Clemente Others: Harvard-Westlake, Huntington Beach, La Salle, San Clemente, Santa Margarita, Sierra Canyon, South Torrance DIVISION ...
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CIF-SS boys water polo polls, Sept. 27

Support our high school sports coverage by becoming a digital subscriber. Subscribe now The CIF-SS boys water polo polls released Monday, Sept. 27. (Selected by the CIF-SS Boys Water Polo Advisory Committee.) DIVISION 1 1T. Mater Dei 1T. Newport Harbor 1T. Huntington Beach 4. Harvard-Westlake 5. Orange Lutheran 6. JSerra 7. Laguna Beach 8. Foothill 9. Palos Verdes 10. Loyola 11. Los Alamitos 12. Santa Barbara 13. Oaks Christian 14. Mira Costa 15. Long Beach Wilson 16. Santa Margarita 17. Coron...
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Pamper yourself at these 10 hotel spas in the US, from Arizona's hot springs to New York's Finger Lakes

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Aman Resorts A getaway to de-stress sounds more enticing than ever. Many hotels have incredible spas rooted in helping you relax; some of the best are in the US. The best hotels with spas range from $97 to well over $1,000 - no passport required. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Many of us are looking to finally return to travel with a focus on much-needed wellness. Fortunately, the US offers some o...
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