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This lady is a tough one, like her or not. The more she's attacked, the more I'm starting to like her. 
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What's it like to be an Ex-Momon Lesbian? 20 women speak out. 
http://www.slate.com/blogs/outward/2016/01/04/what_it_s_like_to_be_an_ex_mormon_lesbian.html
For the first 18 years of my life, I was a perfect Mormon. I was president of my church youth classes; I always wore shirts with modest necklines; I ne ...
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Where are you headed this year? 44 Most Wondrous Places to Visit in 2016:@atlasobscura http://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/the-44-most-wondrous-places-to-visit-in-2016
Where would you like to go exploring in 2016?
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Elk Gang Terrorizes Drivers in Idaho: "This herd of elk is enough of a nuisance that they have earned their own nickname. The Milepost 48 Gang. They hang out at the milepost between Smelterville and Kellogg. You could say it has become an area of elk on car assaults. The culprits? The Milepost 48 Gang."
Alexander said this herd of elk is enough of a nuisance that they have earned their own nickname. The Milepost 48 Gang.
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Where to see gray #whale migration on #Oregon# and Washington Coast, by Christy Karras. No holiday letdown here!
Whale-watch week, Dec. 27-31, is prime time to spot migrating leviathans while stretching your legs on a beautiful shore.
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Ouch. Crazy questions asked on Quora, one of my favorite sites. 
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 #Bolivia: Lake just evaporates, because of El Nino. Eerie to see boats piled up on miles and miles of sand. 
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#American  women killed in Florence. Here's hoping #Italians  don't botch the investigation ala the infamous #AMandaKnox  case the I wrote Murder In Italy about. 
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Who are the Bundys? Dumbass guys occupying a little old slice of Oregon land. . Love the "Fargo" split screens. Hilarious video.  http://wapo.st/1mZAF98
Ammon Bundy and a group of armed supporters, including his brother Ryan, took over the an Ore. wildlife refuge over the weekend. Here's a look at the Bundy family's history of anti-government actions.
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Why brave #Iranian  #women post photos of themselves--unscaved--which is against the law. The photos on Twitter on #stealthyfreedom of women taking off scarves to feel the wind in their hair are beautiful and heart-breaking. 
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Nice work if you can get it: Celebs paid 6 figures for having fun in Peru, Hawaii and other trendy spots.
http://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/entertainment/sydney-confidential/aussie-celebrities-in-instagram-war-over-travel-blogs/story-fni0cvc9-1227689281089
I’LL give you Peru. I’ll see Peru and raise you Hawaii and Mexico.
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#MachuPicchu: Best way to get there? Lares Trek. Getting there really is half the fun. https://www.quora.com/Peru/What-are-the-options-for-reaching-Machu-Picchu/answer/Candace-Dempsey … …
As already mentioned, there are several options to reach Machu Picchu. But there are alternative hikes to the Inca Trail which are cheaper and there is an al...
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    MURDER IN ITALY, the true story of Amanda Knox, present
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Seattle - Boston - Honolulu - Eugene - Albany - Pullman - Spokane - Yellowstone
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Award-winning travel writer/author of MURDER IN ITALY (Penguin), definitive book on Amanda Knox.
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I'm the award-winning author of  MURDER IN ITALY (Penguin) about Amanda Knox. Italian-American journalist, travel writer, Seattle-based, specializing in Italy and the Americas. Full profile.  candacedem@gmail.com. Book. Website. Wikipedia. ITALYEST, Ways to Escape.  
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Murder in Italy is a Library Journal Bestseller and winner of Best True Crime Book 2010 Reader's and Editor's Choice awards. I've appeared on CNN, CNN Headline News, CNN Anderson Cooper 360, MSNBC, BBC, CBC, and NPR.
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  • University of Oregon
    Master in Journalism
  • Washington State University
    English, Education
  • Gonzaga University
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Siccità, il lago boliviano ufficialmente evaporato - Sky TG24 HD
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Guarda il video Siccità, il lago boliviano ufficialmente evaporato. Aggiornati con le ultime video notizie di Sky TG24 HD.

Herd of elk terrorize drivers in Shoshone County
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Alexander said this herd of elk is enough of a nuisance that they have earned their own nickname. The Milepost 48 Gang.

Celeb travel bloggers’ Instagram war
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I’LL give you Peru. I’ll see Peru and raise you Hawaii and Mexico.

Take a hike during whale-spotting week on Oregon Coast
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Whale-watch week, Dec. 27-31, is prime time to spot migrating leviathans while stretching your legs on a beautiful shore.

What are the options for reaching Machu Picchu? - Quora
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As already mentioned, there are several options to reach Machu Picchu. But there are alternative hikes to the Inca Trail which are cheaper a

The World's Ugliest Dog Contest, in pictures
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27 finalists compete for the Worlds Ugliest Dog title at the Sonoma-Marin Fair in Petaluma, California

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Shop Versace Collection intarsia knit patterned dress in North of the 42nd from the world's best independent boutiques at farfetch.com. Shop

Sorry Kids, but Costa Rica is No Bargain
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Traveling in Costa Rica is a fun and it's one of the best destinations in the world for nature and wildlife. Just don't expect cheap Central

The Face of an Angel: Fictional take on Italian murder misses by a long ...
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Daniel Brühl, Kate Beckinsale and Cara Delevingne star in 'The Face of an Angel,' a ponderous fictionalized take on the 2007 murder of a Bri

Galapagos Island Volcano Erupts, Threatening Fragile Ecosystem - ABC News
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A volcano atop one of the Galapagos Islands has erupted for the first time in 33 years, spewing fire, smoke and lava into the night sky.

Take cover before taking flight
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Comparing travel insurance policies can be a headache - so why not let someone else do it for you?

Brotherhood, Searching And Loss In The Chinese Karakoram.| Verticulture ...
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Brotherhood, Searching And Loss In The Chinese Karakoram. By Jesse Mease, February 9, 2015. In his book Service: A Navy SEAL at War, Marcus

Chinese New Year beats cricket
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More tourists are coming to New Zealand for Chinese New Year than the Cricket World Cup.

Mexico: Fun in the Water Four Ways
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By Candace Dempsey I came to San Luis Potosi in beautiful Mexico for adventure, like so many adventurers before me. Eager to acquire crazy n

I'm the Ultimate Leftover - Nomadic Chick
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A travel blog post and opinion post about China's changing social ideas on marriage and being single.

Father of Alaskan missing in Costa Rica fears foul play
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After two months of searching and nothing to indicate Cody Roman Dial of Anchorage is lost in the rugged Corcovado National Park in Costa Ri

10 Reasons Someone Should Visit Costa Rica | The Costa Rican Times
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Costa Rica Travel News - Jim Damalas, the founder and general manager of GreenTique Hotels, is an American expatriate who had a successful c

17 differences between a normal friend and a friend from New York City
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A normal friend will take a leisurely stroll with you. A friend from NYC power walks.