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2015/03/03 00:30
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OAKLAND -- Friends, family and colleagues from the journalism world gathered Monday in Oakland to remember Dori Maynard, 56, president of the Maynard Institute for Journalism Education, who died of...
2015/03/03 00:30
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2015/03/02 10:56
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PINOLE, Calif. (AP) - A 40-year-old woman in the San Francisco Bay Area was severely mauled by her family pit bull. Pinole Battalion Chief Steve Akre tells the Contra Costa Times...
2015/02/27 20:56
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BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) - Officials say the commuter who may have exposed at least 1,500 Bay Area Rapid Transit riders to measles also ate at a popular Northern California restaurant. BART warned...
2015/02/24 14:20
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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — As California's drought drags on, officials are cracking down on thieves who wrench open fire hydrants and ignore or tamper with meters to access one of the state's precious...
2015/02/20 14:03
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DEAR JOAN: Your recent suggestion to scoop up newborn kittens and call a rescue group isn't the best course for the kittens, the mother or the rescue groups that would be caring for unweaned babies...
2015/02/20 02:22
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MESA, Ariz. -- The A's already were loaded with candidates for the starting rotation when they signed former American League Cy Young Award winner Barry Zito to a minor league contract. Could he...
2015/02/18 23:34
2015/02/18 23:34
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Analysis: Recent California newspaper editorials AP News | 02/18/15 03:07 pm Feb. 16 Vallejo Times-Herald A federal judge's ruling in the Stockton bankruptcy case should serve as a wakeup call...
2015/02/18 15:57
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Lou Reed didn't like the Beatles. Well ... maybe the Beatles didn't like him back. NPR's Blank on Blank series recently found a 1987 interview with the late musician in which Reed expresses his...
2015/02/17 13:23
2015/02/17 13:23
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CONCORD, Calif. -- A man who allegedly tried to steal another man's vehicle at gunpoint early Sunday morning eventually gave up the attempt because he couldn't drive a stick shift, police said. The...
2015/02/16 04:25
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HAYWARD, Calif. (AP) - A pilot has made a crash landing on a golf course in Northern California after the small plane he was on lost power. The Contra Costa Times reports (http://bayareane.ws/1EAHsc7...
2015/02/13 21:23
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DEAR JOAN: Recently I saw an otter happily munching on a fish along the Point Isabel Regional Shoreline of San Francisco Bay. I have been sailing in or playing around the bay for more than 45 years,...
2015/02/11 20:44
2015/02/11 20:44
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DEAR JOAN: Recently I saw an otter happily munching on a fish along the Point Isabel Regional Shoreline of San Francisco Bay. I have been sailing in or playing around the bay for more than 45 years,...
2015/02/11 18:15
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... Photo/The Contra Costa Times, Aric Crabb). In this Feb. 9, 2015 photo, a new pedestrian crossing sign sits along Carlos Bee Boulevard in Hayward, Calif. The city is using humor to get drivers to...
2015/02/07 00:28
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Walk into Homestead, one of the Bay Area's top-rated restaurants, to see what goes into providing a fine-dining experience. With no walls separating the kitchen, the chefs' precision work next to the...
2015/02/06 19:44
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Ross Town Manager Rob Braulik is leaving after less than three years to take the city manager position in Martinez. The Ross Town Council will consider hiring an interim manager while seeking a...
2015/02/04 19:55
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Jessica Simpson is plotting a musical comeback, according to In Touch Weekly. Uh ... yay? The "Dukes of Hazzard" star last released a record in 2010 and has since focused on her fashion business and...
2015/02/04 17:45
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OAKLAND - An attorney for two former Oakland Raiders scouts told jurors on Tuesday that they should award the scouts a total of more than $3 million in damages, alleging that the football team engaged...
2015/02/04 00:02
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Here's another reason why you should always put a strong password on your smartphone and any other computer devices: Last autumn, former California Highway Patrolman Sean Harrington resigned his...
2015/02/02 20:25
2015/02/02 20:25
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A Navy jet's fly-by the UC Berkeley campus last week left babies crying, dogs barking, and a baffled community in its wake. Now, it turns out the pilot may have been trying to give his brother a...
2015/02/02 00:32
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CASTRO VALLEY, Calif. (AP) - A San Francisco Bay Area park district plans to install bigger signs warning people to keep their dogs away from an algae-filled lake after three dogs that were exposed to...
2015/03/03 00:30
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