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Comic book series offers sneak peek at Disneyland’s Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge

A new comic book series will offer Disneyland visitors a preview of the remote smuggler’s outpost being built at the Anaheim theme park as part the Star Wars-themed land opening this summer. The new Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge five-issue mini-series from Marvel Comics will be available in April, according to StarWars.com. The comic book series […]

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Photos: San Francisco Giants star Brandon Crawford sells Arizona mansion

Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford has sold his mansion in Scottsdale, Ariz., for $1.455 million, below the original $1.499 million asking price. Click here if viewing from a mobile device. The 5,477-square-foot home has 5 bedrooms and 6 baths; highlights include a two-way fireplace, great room, smart pool system, in-ground trampoline and sports court, among many […]

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An anti-vaccination ‘hotspot’ near Portland declares an emergency over measles outbreak

By Isaac Stanley-Becker | The Washington Post A quickly escalating measles outbreak around Portland, Oregon, has led health officials in nearby Clark County, Washington, to declare a public health emergency as they warn that people infected with the highly contagious virus since the beginning of the year have visited schools and churches, a dentist’s office, […]