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The Mercury News
Christen: Project Labor Agreements are bad for Santa Clara County taxpayersexperience and capability. PLAs and the discrimination they represent are offen
Christen: Project Labor Agreements are bad for Santa Clara County taxpayers
The Mercury News / Posted an hour ago
experience and capability. PLAs and the discrimination they represent are offensive, and the supervisors should be ashamed. Eric Christen is executive director of the Coalition for Fair Employment in Construction. He wrote this for the Mercury N... Read more
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The Mercury News
Gannon: Juvenile court fees run counter to justicebill that would have ended many of these fees throughout California stalled. I'
Gannon: Juvenile court fees run counter to justice
The Mercury News / Posted 4 hours ago
bill that would have ended many of these fees throughout California stalled. I'm hopeful the legislature will take up this issue again soon. Christa Gannon is the Founder/CEO of FLY (Fresh Lifelines for Youth). She wrote this for the Mercury... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
San Jose police investigate 2 deadly shootings amid uptick in crimebrings the total number of homicides so far this year in San Jose to 24. Last y
San Jose police investigate 2 deadly shootings amid uptick in crime
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 8 hours ago
brings the total number of homicides so far this year in San Jose to 24. Last year at this same time, there were 10. The Mercury News reports if the pace continues as is, by the end of the year San Jose would have its highest homicide count in 24... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Officers across California lose firearms at high ratestolen from behind car seats and inside glove boxes, swiped from gym bags, dres
Officers across California lose firearms at high rate
The Record Searchlight / Posted 8 hours ago
stolen from behind car seats and inside glove boxes, swiped from gym bags, dresser drawers, tailgates, and even atop a toilet paper dispenser in a car dealership's bathroom. Information from: San Jose (Calif.) Mercury News, http://www.mercurynews.... Read more
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CNET
Zuckerberg buys four new houses for, um, privacyhis jeans, found $30 million, and exchanged them for four houses adjacent to hi
Zuckerberg buys four new houses for, um, privacy
CNET / Posted 23 hours ago
his jeans, found $30 million, and exchanged them for four houses adjacent to his own in Palo Alto, Calif. As the San Jose Mercury News tells it, this isn't really out of fear that mooching paparazzi will move in next door, take photographs of him... Read more
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The Mercury News
Graves, Yu: Palantir, UCSF partner with Santa Clara County on homelessness breakthroughof Santa Clara County and has been deeply involved in supportive housing projec
Graves, Yu: Palantir, UCSF partner with Santa Clara County on homelessness breakthrough
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
of Santa Clara County and has been deeply involved in supportive housing projects. Alice Yu is a Deployment Strategist at Palantir and led the design and development of the data platform for Santa Clara County. They wrote this for the Mercury... Read more
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The Mercury News
Awsare: California drug pricing transparency is necessary legislationto bring drug pricing out of the dark. Sameer V. Awsare, MD, FACP, practices I
Awsare: California drug pricing transparency is necessary legislation
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
to bring drug pricing out of the dark. Sameer V. Awsare, MD, FACP, practices Internal Medicine at The Permanente Medical Group in Campbell and is a former president of the Santa Clara County Medical Association. He wrote this for the Mercury... Read more
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The Mercury News
Awsare: Califonria drug pricing transparency is necessary legislationto bring drug pricing out of the dark. Sameer V. Awsare, MD, FACP, practices I
Awsare: Califonria drug pricing transparency is necessary legislation
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
to bring drug pricing out of the dark. Sameer V. Awsare, MD, FACP, practices Internal Medicine at The Permanente Medical Group in Campbell and is a former president of the Santa Clara County Medical Association. He wrote this for the Mercury... Read more
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The Mercury News
Navio restaurant at Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Baya good and great dining experience. Hours: Dinner 6-9 p.m. Sunday and Wednesda
Navio restaurant at Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
a good and great dining experience. Hours: Dinner 6-9 p.m. Sunday and Wednesday-Friday, from 5-9 p.m. Saturday. Brunch Saturday-Sunday. Closed Monday-Tuesday. Policy: Restaurant reviews are conducted anonymously; the Mercury News pays for all mea... Read more
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The Mercury News
Why Pat Summitt meant so much to women's basketballloved her back. Tennessee Lady Volunteers head coach Pat Summitt during their
Why Pat Summitt meant so much to women's basketball
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
loved her back. Tennessee Lady Volunteers head coach Pat Summitt during their game against the Stanford Cardinal in the first half Maples Pavilion in Stanford, Calif. on Saturday, December 19, 2009. (Nhat V. Meyer/Mercury News) ( Nhat V... Read more
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The Mercury News
Lincoln Avenue road diet in Willow Glen should stayincreasingly value over malls. Reducing the four lanes of traffic to two didn't
Lincoln Avenue road diet in Willow Glen should stay
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
increasingly value over malls. Reducing the four lanes of traffic to two didn't take something away. It gave something back. Editor's note: Editorial Page Editor Barbara Marshman and several other executives at the Mercury News live in Willow... Read more
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SportingNews
Bulls coach Fred Hoiberg doesn't know which Lopez is his new centerthought highly of going back to the draft when I was with Minnesota,'' Hoiberg
Bulls coach Fred Hoiberg doesn't know which Lopez is his new center
SportingNews / Posted 2 days ago
thought highly of going back to the draft when I was with Minnesota,'' Hoiberg said at a news conference, per the San Jose Mercury News. Robin Lopez is your new guy, coach, not Brook. Too bad for the Bulls, because Brook is easily the better... Read more
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The Mercury News
Former San Jose Shark Sergei Makarov elected to Hockey Hallthe first round and lost to the Toronto Maple Leafs in seven games in the confe
Former San Jose Shark Sergei Makarov elected to Hockey Hall
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
the first round and lost to the Toronto Maple Leafs in seven games in the conference semifinals. PHOTO: JIM GENSHEIMER - MERCURY NEWS Sergei Makarov (24) celebrates a first-period goal with teammates Johan Garpenlov, left, and Sandis Ozolinsh... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Oakland Police Release Photos of Burned SUVsdistrict at Carrington Street and 38th Avenue, where the pursuing patrol car, a
Oakland Police Release Photos of Burned SUVs
NBC Bay Area / Posted 2 days ago
district at Carrington Street and 38th Avenue, where the pursuing patrol car, an SUV, collided with another patrol car, the Mercury News reported. The police SUV burst into flames, but the officer was able to escape without serious injury, according... Read more
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The Mercury News
Morales-Ferrand: Homelessness calls for community solutionsmiss this rare window of opportunity. Now is the time that we all must come tog
Morales-Ferrand: Homelessness calls for community solutions
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
miss this rare window of opportunity. Now is the time that we all must come together to end homelessness. At last. Jacky Morales-Ferrand is Director of Housing for San José and a board member of Destination: Home. She wrote this for the Mercury Ne... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Earthquakes Condemn Derogatory Remarkfan code of conduct and any fan found in violation of this code is subject to e
Earthquakes Condemn Derogatory Remark
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 2 days ago
fan code of conduct and any fan found in violation of this code is subject to expulsion and further punishment.” The Mercury News reported that some fans chanted “P---,” which loosely translates to the word prostitute and can also carry an... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Earthquakes Condemn Derogatory Remarkfan code of conduct and any fan found in violation of this code is subject to e
Earthquakes Condemn Derogatory Remark
NBC Bay Area / Posted 2 days ago
fan code of conduct and any fan found in violation of this code is subject to expulsion and further punishment.” The Mercury News reported that some fans chanted “P---,” which loosely translates to the word prostitute and can also carry an... Read more
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Raw Story
Nearly 1,000 Bay Area police guns have mysteriously vanished or been stolen since 2010come from the California Highway Patrol. “This needs to stop,” state Sen. Jerr
Nearly 1,000 Bay Area police guns have mysteriously vanished or been stolen since 2010
Raw Story / Posted 2 days ago
come from the California Highway Patrol. “This needs to stop,” state Sen. Jerry Hill, D-San Mateo told the San Jose Mercury News. He’s sponsoring legislation in Sacramento that would make it illegal in California for a police officer to... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
SF Homeless Project: Letter to the CityJones Timeline CityLab KKSF Talk 910 Mashable World Journal Central City
SF Homeless Project: Letter to the City
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
Jones Timeline CityLab KKSF Talk 910 Mashable World Journal Central City Extra Golden Gate Xpress KPIX-TV The Mercury News East Bay Times 48 Hills New America Media El Tecolote Wear Your Voice Castro Valley Matters Youth... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Troy Wolverton: Apple’s new privacy effort worth watchingit’s an exciting development. Here’s hoping for all of our sakes that Apple get
Troy Wolverton: Apple’s new privacy effort worth watching
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
it’s an exciting development. Here’s hoping for all of our sakes that Apple gets it right. Troy Wolverton is a technology columnist for The San Jose (Calif.) Mercury News. Reach him at twolverton@mercurynews.com or follow him on Twitter @tro... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Channing Tatum speaks out on Stanford rape caseand permanently banned from the university.media_cameraConvicted rapist Brock T
Channing Tatum speaks out on Stanford rape case
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
and permanently banned from the university.media_cameraConvicted rapist Brock Turner. Picture: Gary Reyes/San Jose Mercury News via AP Many have criticised his sentence as being too lenient, although incredibly, he’ll do more jail time... Read more
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News.com.au
Channing Tatum speaks out on Stanford rape casemonths probation, and permanently banned from the university. Convicted rapist
Channing Tatum speaks out on Stanford rape case
News.com.au / Posted 3 days ago
months probation, and permanently banned from the university. Convicted rapist Brock Turner. Picture: Gary Reyes/San Jose Mercury News via APSource:AP Many have criticised his sentence as being too lenient, although incredibly, he’ll do more jail... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Channing Tatum speaks out on Stanford rape casemonths probation, and permanently banned from the university.Convicted rapist B
Channing Tatum speaks out on Stanford rape case
Adelaide Now / Posted 3 days ago
months probation, and permanently banned from the university.Convicted rapist Brock Turner. Picture: Gary Reyes/San Jose Mercury News via AP Many have criticised his sentence as being too lenient, although incredibly, he’ll do more jail time... Read more
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Herald Sun
Channing Tatum speaks out on Stanford rape casemonths probation, and permanently banned from the university.Convicted rapist B
Channing Tatum speaks out on Stanford rape case
Herald Sun / Posted 3 days ago
months probation, and permanently banned from the university.Convicted rapist Brock Turner. Picture: Gary Reyes/San Jose Mercury News via AP Many have criticised his sentence as being too lenient, although incredibly, he’ll do more jail time... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Channing Tatum speaks out on Stanford rape caseand permanently banned from the university.media_cameraConvicted rapist Brock T
Channing Tatum speaks out on Stanford rape case
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 days ago
and permanently banned from the university.media_cameraConvicted rapist Brock Turner. Picture: Gary Reyes/San Jose Mercury News via AP Many have criticised his sentence as being too lenient, although incredibly, he’ll do more jail time... Read more
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examiner.com
Scant 2016 NHL draft should bear fruit for San Jose Sharksa true need for more prospects on the back end (goalies and blue line). More i
Scant 2016 NHL draft should bear fruit for San Jose Sharks
examiner.com / Posted 3 days ago
a true need for more prospects on the back end (goalies and blue line). More importantly, Curtis Pashelka of the San Jose Mercury News noted Saturday that Central Scouting ranked Gambrell just 57th among North American skaters and 149th overall.... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Calif.'s skyrocketing costs prompt exodus of residentsBy George Avalos, San Jose Mercury News Living in San Jose, Kathleen Eaton see
Calif.'s skyrocketing costs prompt exodus of residents
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 3 days ago
By George Avalos, San Jose Mercury News Living in San Jose, Kathleen Eaton seemingly had it all: a well-paying job, a home in a gated community, even the Bay Area’s temperate weather. But enduring a daily grind that made her feel like a “gerbil on... Read more
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The Mercury News
Ferrer: Homelessness inspires fear, discomfort -- but it can inspire solutionsof our most vulnerable residents. Let's heed the wisdom of FDR and convert retr
Ferrer: Homelessness inspires fear, discomfort -- but it can inspire solutions
The Mercury News / Posted 3 days ago
of our most vulnerable residents. Let's heed the wisdom of FDR and convert retreat into advance and end homelessness. It isn't just for them. It's also for us. Frederick J. Ferrer is CEO of The Health Trust. He wrote this for the Mercur... Read more
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examiner.com
Employee accused of killing grooming client's dog pleads not guiltyCalifornia, PetSmart for a grooming session, has pleaded not guilty to animal a
Employee accused of killing grooming client's dog pleads not guilty
examiner.com / Posted 3 days ago
California, PetSmart for a grooming session, has pleaded not guilty to animal abuse and cruelty. According to Saturday's Mercury News, on Thursday, 38-year-old Juan Zarate pleaded not guilty to the charges stemming from the May 15 death of a dog... Read more
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The Mercury News
San Jose's Hayes Mansion: A $60 million lossalong in fixing potholes or hiring cops, it came at enormous cost. The Hayes M
San Jose's Hayes Mansion: A $60 million loss
The Mercury News / Posted 3 days ago
along in fixing potholes or hiring cops, it came at enormous cost. The Hayes Mansion at 200 Edenvale Ave. in San Jose . (Mercury News archives) ( kevin sullivan ) Sixty million dollars would generate enough interest to pay for 15 additional cops... Read more
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Herald Sun
Warriors coach makes emotional gun control pleahas made a passionate plea for stronger background checks on US gun purchases.
Warriors coach makes emotional gun control plea
Herald Sun / Posted 3 days ago
has made a passionate plea for stronger background checks on US gun purchases. Kerr spoke Friday on a podcast by San Jose Mercury News sports columnist Tim Kawakami about the Warriors’ loss to Cleveland in the NBA Finals then took the conversation... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Warriors coach makes emotional gun control pleahas made a passionate plea for stronger background checks on US gun purchases.
Warriors coach makes emotional gun control plea
Adelaide Now / Posted 3 days ago
has made a passionate plea for stronger background checks on US gun purchases. Kerr spoke Friday on a podcast by San Jose Mercury News sports columnist Tim Kawakami about the Warriors’ loss to Cleveland in the NBA Finals then took the conversation... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Warriors coach makes emotional gun control pleahas made a passionate plea for stronger background checks on US gun purchases.
Warriors coach makes emotional gun control plea
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 days ago
has made a passionate plea for stronger background checks on US gun purchases. Kerr spoke Friday on a podcast by San Jose Mercury News sports columnist Tim Kawakami about the Warriors’ loss to Cleveland in the NBA Finals then took the conversation... Read more
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The Mercury News
Cordell: Do not recall Persky over Brock Turner-Stanford caseCyber-mob justice is not the answer. One unpopular decision should not a recall
Cordell: Do not recall Persky over Brock Turner-Stanford case
The Mercury News / Posted 4 days ago
Cyber-mob justice is not the answer. One unpopular decision should not a recall make. LaDoris Cordell is a retired Santa Clara County Superior Court judge and former Independent Police Auditor for San Jose. She wrote this for the Mer... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Looking Back At When Sports Figures Decided To Speak Upto their record-breaking 73-win season, made an impassioned call for gun contro
Looking Back At When Sports Figures Decided To Speak Up
KIVI Boise / Posted 4 days ago
to their record-breaking 73-win season, made an impassioned call for gun control on a podcast hosted by the San Jose Mercury News. "I kind of think that our forefathers would not have OK'd automatic weapons to be sold to everybody," Kerr... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Looking Back At When Sports Figures Decided To Speak Upto their record-breaking 73-win season, made an impassioned call for gun contro
Looking Back At When Sports Figures Decided To Speak Up
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 4 days ago
to their record-breaking 73-win season, made an impassioned call for gun control on a podcast hosted by the San Jose Mercury News. "I kind of think that our forefathers would not have OK'd automatic weapons to be sold to everybody," Kerr... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Looking Back At When Sports Figures Decided To Speak Upto their record-breaking 73-win season, made an impassioned call for gun contro
Looking Back At When Sports Figures Decided To Speak Up
KGTV San Diego / Posted 4 days ago
to their record-breaking 73-win season, made an impassioned call for gun control on a podcast hosted by the San Jose Mercury News. "I kind of think that our forefathers would not have OK'd automatic weapons to be sold to everybody," Kerr... Read more
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New England Sports Network
Steve Kerr Makes Emotional Plea For Gun Control: ‘Our Government Is Insane’coaches to be devoid of opinions and beliefs, then you might want to look away.
Steve Kerr Makes Emotional Plea For Gun Control: ‘Our Government Is Insane’
New England Sports Network / Posted 4 days ago
coaches to be devoid of opinions and beliefs, then you might want to look away. Warriors coach Steve Kerr joined San Jose Mercury News’ Tim Kawakami for a podcast Friday, and most of the discussion surrounded Golden State’s NBA Finals loss and the... Read more
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examiner.com
Three ways youth experience on-line trauma that can inspire depression & suicideA recent article in the San Jose Mercury News featured the emotional roller coa
Three ways youth experience on-line trauma that can inspire depression & suicide
examiner.com / Posted 4 days ago
A recent article in the San Jose Mercury News featured the emotional roller coaster youth and parents are experiencing, as hormones and the identity crisis of adolescence is intensified by social media pressures including sexting. According to this... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Kevin Durant Rumors: Warriors, Thunder, Spurs Land Initial Meetingsthe Warriors, by all accounts, figure to be active when it comes to pitching th
Kevin Durant Rumors: Warriors, Thunder, Spurs Land Initial Meetings
Bleacher Report / Posted 4 days ago
the Warriors, by all accounts, figure to be active when it comes to pitching the former MVP. According to the San Jose Mercury News' Tim Kawakami, "The Warriors first and foremost still want to clear the decks for a run at unrestricted free... Read more
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11 News Houston
Warriors coach Steve Kerr on gun control: 'Our government is insane'when sports reporters wade into the dubious arena of politics or social justice
Warriors coach Steve Kerr on gun control: 'Our government is insane'
11 News Houston / Posted 4 days ago
when sports reporters wade into the dubious arena of politics or social justice. Kerr appeared on a podcast hosted by Mercury News sports columnist Tim Kawakami, a prominent voice in the Warriors’ media who was present throughout the recent... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Warriors coach Steve Kerr gives impassioned plea for gun controlwhen sports reporters wade into the dubious arena of politics or social justice
Warriors coach Steve Kerr gives impassioned plea for gun control
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 4 days ago
when sports reporters wade into the dubious arena of politics or social justice. Kerr appeared on a podcast hosted by Mercury News sports columnist Tim Kawakami, a prominent voice in the Warriors’ media who was present throughout the recent... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Warriors coach Steve Kerr gives impassioned plea for gun controlwhen sports reporters wade into the dubious arena of politics or social justice
Warriors coach Steve Kerr gives impassioned plea for gun control
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 4 days ago
when sports reporters wade into the dubious arena of politics or social justice. Kerr appeared on a podcast hosted by Mercury News sports columnist Tim Kawakami, a prominent voice in the Warriors’ media who was present throughout the recent... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Warriors coach Steve Kerr gives impassioned plea for gun controlwhen sports reporters wade into the dubious arena of politics or social justice
Warriors coach Steve Kerr gives impassioned plea for gun control
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 4 days ago
when sports reporters wade into the dubious arena of politics or social justice. Kerr appeared on a podcast hosted by Mercury News sports columnist Tim Kawakami, a prominent voice in the Warriors’ media who was present throughout the recent... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Warriors coach Steve Kerr gives impassioned plea for gun controlwhen sports reporters wade into the dubious arena of politics or social justice
Warriors coach Steve Kerr gives impassioned plea for gun control
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
when sports reporters wade into the dubious arena of politics or social justice. Kerr appeared on a podcast hosted by Mercury News sports columnist Tim Kawakami, a prominent voice in the Warriors’ media who was present throughout the recent... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Warriors coach Steve Kerr gives impassioned plea for gun controlwhen sports reporters wade into the dubious arena of politics or social justice
Warriors coach Steve Kerr gives impassioned plea for gun control
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 4 days ago
when sports reporters wade into the dubious arena of politics or social justice. Kerr appeared on a podcast hosted by Mercury News sports columnist Tim Kawakami, a prominent voice in the Warriors’ media who was present throughout the recent... Read more
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USA Today
Warriors coach Steve Kerr gives impassioned plea for gun controlwhen sports reporters wade into the dubious arena of politics or social justice
Warriors coach Steve Kerr gives impassioned plea for gun control
USA Today / Posted 5 days ago
when sports reporters wade into the dubious arena of politics or social justice. Kerr appeared on a podcast hosted by Mercury News sports columnist Tim Kawakami, a prominent voice in the Warriors’ media who was present throughout the recent... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Warriors coach Steve Kerr gives impassioned plea for gun controlwhen sports reporters wade into the dubious arena of politics or social justice
Warriors coach Steve Kerr gives impassioned plea for gun control
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 5 days ago
when sports reporters wade into the dubious arena of politics or social justice. Kerr appeared on a podcast hosted by Mercury News sports columnist Tim Kawakami, a prominent voice in the Warriors’ media who was present throughout the recent... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Warriors coach Steve Kerr gives impassioned plea for gun controlwhen sports reporters wade into the dubious arena of politics or social justice
Warriors coach Steve Kerr gives impassioned plea for gun control
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 5 days ago
when sports reporters wade into the dubious arena of politics or social justice. Kerr appeared on a podcast hosted by Mercury News sports columnist Tim Kawakami, a prominent voice in the Warriors’ media who was present throughout the recent... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Warriors coach Steve Kerr gives impassioned plea for gun controlwhen sports reporters wade into the dubious arena of politics or social justice
Warriors coach Steve Kerr gives impassioned plea for gun control
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 5 days ago
when sports reporters wade into the dubious arena of politics or social justice. Kerr appeared on a podcast hosted by Mercury News sports columnist Tim Kawakami, a prominent voice in the Warriors’ media who was present throughout the recent... Read more
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