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  • This Feb. 14, 2011 file photo shows a bowl of shark fin soup being served at a Chinese restaurant in San Franciscos Chinatown.
  • Some members of San Francisco's Chinese community aren't ready to let a new law banning the sale of shark fins go into effect without a fight.
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bills, sharks, animal, food, laws, chinatown, san francisco news, heather ishimaru
  • Dr. James Grant and his shark bite
  • A doctor in New Zealand who was bitten by a shark sewed up his own wounds before heading to the pub to celebrate his lucky escape.
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sharks, national/world
  • Man at Stinson Beach
  • A great white shark sighting has prompted the closure of Stinson Beach in Marin County to swimmers and surfers for five days.
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stinson beach, marin county, whale, sharks, animal, north bay news, wayne freedman
  • Man at Stinson Beach
  • A great white shark sighting has prompted the closure of Stinson Beach in Marin County to swimmers and surfers for five days.
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stinson beach, marin county, whale, sharks, animal, news
  • Fisherman pulls in 200-pound shark by hand
  • A fisherman in Nantucket risked his life for the ultimate catch and the wrestling match was caught on video.
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animal, sharks, news
  • Fisherman pulls in 200-pound shark by hand
  • A fisherman in Nantucket risked his life for the ultimate catch and the wrestling match was caught on video.
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animal, sharks, watercooler
  • Micah Flansburg
  • On Tuesday a Bay Area kayaker was fishing in the waters off Pacifica State Beach and found himself fighting off a shark.
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pacifica, sharks, news
  • Micah Flansburg
  • On Tuesday a Bay Area kayaker was fishing in the waters off Pacifica State Beach and found himself fighting off a shark.
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pacifica, sharks, peninsula news, alan wang
  • Bay Area researchers are using a powerful new technology to track some of the most majestic creatures in the ocean.
  • Bay Area researchers are using a powerful new technology to track some of the most majestic creatures in the ocean.
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sharks, monterey bay, news
  • Bay Area researchers are using a powerful new technology to track some of the most majestic creatures in the ocean.
  • Bay Area researchers are using a powerful new technology to track some of the most majestic creatures in the ocean.
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sharks, monterey bay, green
  • A man who was called a hero for dragging a shark away from children has been fired because he was on sick leave when it happened.
  • A man being called a hero for dragging a shark away from children was fired because he was on sick leave when it happened.
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sharks, children, news
  • A man who was called a hero for dragging a shark away from children has been fired because he was on sick leave when it happened.
  • A man being called a hero for dragging a shark away from children has been fired because he was on sick leave when it happened.
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sharks, children, national/world
  • Hundreds of sharks were spotted off the South Florida coast Tuesday because they are migrating north after going south for the winter.
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sharks, national/world
  • The state of California thinks great white sharks might need a little protection of their own.
  • The state of California thinks great white sharks might need a little protection of their own.
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endangered species, sharks, news
  • Shark-filled aquarium bursts at mall in China
  • Sixteen people were hurt when a shark-filled aquarium burst at a shopping center in China.
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animal, animals in peril, sharks, china, shopping, news
  • Shark-filled aquarium bursts at mall in China
  • Sixteen people were hurt when a shark-filled aquarium burst at a shopping center in China.
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animal, animals in peril, sharks, china, shopping, watercooler
  • Shark attack warning sign
  • An Oregon man is recovering from a shark attack in Hawaii while authorities are deciding whether to reopen about two miles of beach.
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sharks, animal, national/world
  • This Feb. 14, 2011 file photo shows a bowl of shark fin soup being served at a Chinese restaurant in San Franciscos Chinatown.
  • Members of the Chinese community aren't ready to let a new law banning the sale of shark fins go into effect without a fight.
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bills, sharks, animal, food, laws, chinatown, news
  • A 25-year-old surfer is hospitalized in fair condition after apparently being bitten by a shark off the coast of Eureka.
  • Two California surfers say they survived separate shark attacks by fighting back.
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sharks, news
  • A 25-year-old surfer is hospitalized in fair condition after apparently being bitten by a shark off the coast of Eureka.
  • Two California surfers say they survived separate shark attacks by fighting back.
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sharks, california news
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  • A 25-year-old surfer is hospitalized in fair condition after apparently being bitten by a shark off the coast of Eureka.
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animal, sharks, news
  • Two great white sharks were spotted Friday off the coast of Santa Cruz County.
  • Two great white sharks were spotted Friday off the coast of Santa Cruz County.
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sharks, santa cruz county, south bay news
  • Sharks and penguins living together at Cal Academy of Sciences
  • Sharks and penguins living together? It sounds strange, but it's actually a match made in heaven.
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sharks, california academy of sciences, san francisco news
  • A 14-foot great white shark was spotted around 2 p.m. near Seascape beach and Rio Del Mar.
  • A shark alert has been posted in Aptos after a 14-foot great white shark was spotted Thursday afternoon.
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sharks, aptos, south bay news, jonathan bloom
  • A 14-foot great white shark was spotted around 2 p.m. near Seascape beach and Rio Del Mar.
  • A shark alert has been posted in Aptos after a 14-foot great white shark was spotted Thursday afternoon.
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sharks, aptos, news
  • Authorities are warning people to watch out for sharks in the vicinity of Pleasure Point after a shark attacked a kayaker.
  • Authorities are warning people to watch out for sharks in the vicinity of Pleasure Point after a shark attacked a kayaker.
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sharks, santa cruz, capitola, south bay news, lisa amin gulezian
  • Authorities are warning people to watch out for sharks in the vicinity of Pleasure Point after a shark attacked a kayaker.
  • Authorities are warning people to watch out for sharks near Pleasure Point after a kayaker was attacked.
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sharks, santa cruz, capitola, news
  • A video that quickly became a viral sensation shows a couples 5-year-old daughter snorkeling with sharks.
  • A video that quickly became a viral sensation shows a couple's 5-year-old daughter snorkeling with sharks.
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children, parenting, animal, sharks, news
  • Livermore girl bitten by shark in Maui
  • A Livermore 16-year-old girl was bitten by a shark in the shallow waters off Maui.
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sharks, livermore, news
  • Livermore girl bitten by shark in Maui
  • A Livermore 16-year-old girl was bitten by a shark in the shallow waters off Maui.
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livermore, sharks, east bay news
  • sevengill shark
  • Biologists at San Francisco's Aquarium of the Bay are giddy over the possibility one of their sharks might be pregnant.
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animal, sharks, san francisco news
  • alcohol
  • There are a few new California laws to keep an eye on that will take effect on Jan. 1, 2012.
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sacramento, sharks, new year's eve, politics video
  • alcohol
  • There are a few new California laws to keep an eye on that will take effect on Jan. 1, 2012.
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new year's eve, sharks, sacramento, politics, nannette miranda
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  • A Monterey surfer who barely survived a shark attack got a big surprise from his surfing buddies Thursday.
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sharks, monterey bay, animal, california news, david louie
  • A Monterey surfer who barely survived a shark attack got a big surprise from his surfing buddies Thursday.
  • A Monterey surfer who barely survived a shark attack got a big surprise from his surfing buddies Thursday.
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sharks, monterey bay, animal, news
  • Surfer Adriano de Souza, from Brazil, competes in the Rip Curl Pro Search 2011 surfing contest at Ocean Beach in San Francisco, Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2011.
  • A pro surfer competing in a contest at Ocean Beach left the water after saying he saw a large shark.
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sharks, ocean beach, news
  • Surfer Adriano de Souza, from Brazil, competes in the Rip Curl Pro Search 2011 surfing contest at Ocean Beach in San Francisco, Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2011.
  • A pro surfer competing in a contest at Ocean Beach left the water in the middle of a heat after saying he saw a large shark.
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sharks, ocean beach, san francisco news, don sanchez
  • Eric Tarantino was released from the hospital Monday following a shark attack.
  • Eric Tarantino was released from the hospital Monday following a shark attack.
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sharks, monterey bay, animal, news
  • surfboard
  • Eric Tarantino was released from the hospital Monday following a shark attack while surfing Saturday morning at Marina State Beach.
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sharks, monterey bay, animal, california news
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  • A surfer could soon walk out of a San Jose hospital, just two days after a shark bit him in the neck at a Central California beach.
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sharks, monterey bay, news
  • surfboard
  • A surfer could soon walk out of a San Jose hospital, just two days after a shark bit him in the neck at a Central California beach.
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sharks, monterey bay, news
  • A surfer is in good condition in a San Jose hospital after a shark attack near the Monterey Bay.
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sharks, monterey bay, california news
  • Monterey Bay Aquarium officials successfully released a young great white shark back into the ocean on Tuesday afternoon.
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sharks, monterey bay, monterey bay aquarium, south bay news
  • This Feb. 14, 2011 file photo shows a bowl of shark fin soup being served at a Chinese restaurant in San Franciscos Chinatown.
  • Gov. Jerry Brown signed or vetoed scores of bills Friday, several of which have a big impact on the Bay Area.
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jerry brown, sacramento, bills, san bruno fire, sharks, animal, food, politics video
  • This Feb. 14, 2011 file photo shows a bowl of shark fin soup being served at a Chinese restaurant in San Franciscos Chinatown.
  • Gov. Jerry Brown signed or vetoed scores of bills Friday, several of which have a big impact on the Bay Area.
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jerry brown, sacramento, bills, san bruno fire, sharks, animal, food, politics, nannette miranda
  • Humans rescue and free shark at Venice Beach
  • Here is an unusual story from Southern California where surfers rescue a wounded great white shark.
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animals in peril, southern california, sharks, california news
  • Humans rescue and free shark at Venice Beach
  • Here is an unusual story from Southern California where surfers rescue a wounded great white shark.
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animals in peril, southern california, sharks, news
  • people outside California State Capitol holding signs
  • The push is on at the State Capitol to get the governor to take action on a stack of bills awaiting his signature.
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sacramento, celebrity, bills, jerry brown, sharks, autism, politics video
  • people outside California State Capitol holding signs
  • The push is on at the California State Capitol to get the governor to take action on a stack of bills awaiting his signature.
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sacramento, celebrity, bills, jerry brown, sharks, autism, politics, nannette miranda
  • This Feb. 14, 2011 file photo shows a bowl of shark fin soup being served at a Chinese restaurant in San Franciscos Chinatown.
  • The pressure is on for Gov. Jerry Brown to sign a bill banning shark fin soup in California.
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animal, food, sharks, sacramento, jerry brown, california news