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Ghana reaches quarterfinals as hackers target African Cup

In a curious twist even for this occasionally erratic soccer tournament, the African Cup of Nations was targeted by hackers on Saturday, with a group claiming to be Russian saying they had "taken down" the tournament's official website in a protest against what they called host country Gabon's dictatorial president.

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Hackers claim to have shut down African Cup website

A group of hackers claiming to be based in Russia said Saturday they had shut down the website of the African Cup of Nations soccer tournament in a protest at organizers holding it in the "dictatorship" of Gabon, where President Ali Bongo Ondimba retained power in disputed and violent elections last year.

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Swollen San Luis Creek flows through Bob Jones Trail playground

Heavy rains on Thursday and Friday morning (January 19 and 20, 2017) pushed San Luis Obispo Creek over its banks and into roads, fields and even the playground along the Bob Jones Trail in Avila Beach.
Sophie McGuirk of Pismo Beach
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Swollen San Luis Creek flows through Bob Jones Trail playground

High surf hits San Luis Obispo County beaches ahead of fierce storm 1:24

High surf hits San Luis Obispo County beaches ahead of fierce storm

Thousands take part in Women's March in downtown San Luis Obispo 1:53

Thousands take part in Women's March in downtown San Luis Obispo

Women's March in San Luis Obispo 1:51

Women's March in San Luis Obispo