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Bay Area Reporter
Arts eventsShort and sweet, the best arts events are listed here, with more online, but wh
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 6 hours ago
Short and sweet, the best arts events are listed here, with more online, but who are we to judge? For nightlife events, visit www.ebar.com/bartab The Birthday Party @ Geary Theatre Artistic Director Carey Perloff directs the classic Harold Pinter... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Barclays exec accused of fraud in Hewlett-Packard dealThe former head of one of the nation’s largest foreign exchange banking operati
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 6 hours ago
The former head of one of the nation’s largest foreign exchange banking operations was charged Wednesday with wire fraud in connection with a 2011 scheme to manipulate the sale of trading options owned by Hewlett-Packard Company, in Palo Alto, and... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
California tops national list of priciest ZIP codes for home sales. By a lotMove over, New York – a California community now has the priciest ZIP code in t
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 8 hours ago
Move over, New York – a California community now has the priciest ZIP code in the U.S. (And it’s not 90210). A year-end report by real estate database PropertyShark finds that California had 77 of the nation’s top 100 most expensive ZIP codes for... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Tech tourism: Where to try out Silicon Valley’s newest waresVisitors flock to San Francisco to ride cable cars, eat crab at Fisherman’s Wha
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 15 hours ago
Visitors flock to San Francisco to ride cable cars, eat crab at Fisherman’s Wharf and drive down what they are told is the crookedest street in the world. But if you venture a bit further, you can experience some of Silicon Valley’s latest... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Shake Shack is coming to the Bay Area — first Palo Alto, then Marin and SFShake Shack, the famed New York burger shack, is making its first foray into th
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Shake Shack, the famed New York burger shack, is making its first foray into the Bay Area restaurant scene. The company plans to open its first Northern California outpost this fall in Palo Alto at the Stanford Shopping Center. A second location is... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
SPSV, Moreau boys break into Chronicle top 20A defending state champion — St. Patrick-St. Vincent-Vallejo (Division 4) — and
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
A defending state champion — St. Patrick-St. Vincent-Vallejo (Division 4) — and a state runner-up — Moreau-Hayward (D2) — enter The Chronicle’s Metro boys basketball rankings following impressive showings at Monday’s MaxPreps/De La Salle MLK Jr.... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Tuesday Midday News RoundupCalifornia Highway Patrol officials arrested a Pittsburg woman on suspicion of
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
California Highway Patrol officials arrested a Pittsburg woman on suspicion of driving under the influence after she caused a collision that seriously injured a CHP motorcycle officer Monday evening on state Highway 4 in Concord. At 6:15 p.m., CHP... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Children in S.F. who are bright spots for the futureAdults sure are finding just about every way possible to mess up this country a
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Adults sure are finding just about every way possible to mess up this country and planet. So it’s heartening to find impressive and inspiring kids who might be able to right our rapidly sinking ship. Here are a few local examples. If it were a... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Black artists fighting for truth, justice and a role in superhero comicsClassic Superman comic books: not many black characters, if any. Classic Batman
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
Classic Superman comic books: not many black characters, if any. Classic Batman: Name a black figure. Spidey: You’re getting the idea. The upshot? Black comix — a growing movement of artists and writers creating black-themed comic books and graphic... Read more
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Daily Mail
Ford plans $11 billion investment, 40 electrified vehicles by 2022Ford takes aim at Tesla as it reveals $11 BILLION 'war chest' to develop electr
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Ford takes aim at Tesla as it reveals $11 BILLION 'war chest' to develop electric vehicles and promises it will have a range of 40 by 2022 Of the 40 vehicles 16 will be fully electric and the rest will be plug-in hybrids Pledged to make 'already... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Black artists fighting for truth, justice and a role in superhero comicsClassic Superman comic books: not many black characters, if any. Classic Batman
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
Classic Superman comic books: not many black characters, if any. Classic Batman: Name a black figure. Spidey: You’re getting the idea. The upshot? Black comix — a growing movement of artists and writers creating black-themed comic books and graphic... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Tesla is about to suffer the same fate as Ford (GM, F, TSLA)Ford was the early innovator, but GM was able to improve on Ford's achievements
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
Ford was the early innovator, but GM was able to improve on Ford's achievements to become dominant. About a century ago, give or take a decade, the Ford Motor Company was the American carmaker. Its Model T was the first successful vehicle for... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Tesla is about to suffer the same fate as Ford (GM, F, TSLA)Ford was the early innovator, but GM was able to improve on Ford's achievements
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 days ago
Ford was the early innovator, but GM was able to improve on Ford's achievements to become dominant. About a century ago, give or take a decade, the Ford Motor Company was the American carmaker. Its Model T was the first successful vehicle for... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
University Confirms Radiology Professor Killed In Monday CrashSTANFORD (BCN) Stanford University School of Medicine confirmed that 45-year-o
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
STANFORD (BCN) Stanford University School of Medicine confirmed that 45-year-old Juergen Willmann, one of their professors of radiology, passed away in a crash near Palo Alto on Monday. Willmann, for reasons yet to be determined, lost control of... Read more
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Business Insider
Tesla Model 3s are starting to show up in stores for the first timeA Tesla Model 3 at the company's retail store at Westfield Century City.Bryan L
Business Insider / Posted 6 days ago
A Tesla Model 3 at the company's retail store at Westfield Century City.Bryan Logan/Business Insider Tesla is starting to bring production versions of its mass-market Model 3 electric sedan to retail stores as customer deliveries begin. The first... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Thursday Midday News RoundupOrganizers of a campaign to recall a Santa Clara County Superior Court judge su
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
Organizers of a campaign to recall a Santa Clara County Superior Court judge submitted signatures today to the county Registrar of Voters to try to put the decision in front of voters. Judge Aaron Persky became controversial after handing down a... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Homeless by the baySAN FRANCISCO – Leaving one’s heart in this city is still possible, but no long
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO – Leaving one’s heart in this city is still possible, but no longer as easily as it once was. The city is still pretty, but also dirty and in some areas, doesn’t smell very good. The city has a rather serious homeless problem and it is... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Rapid response: What they’re saying about Jerry Brown’s California budgetHere’s what interest groups and political leaders are saying about Gov. Jerry B
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 7 days ago
Here’s what interest groups and political leaders are saying about Gov. Jerry Brown’s proposed budget: Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon, D-Paramount: “California’s economic health is stable because of the genius of its people. They removed the 2/3... Read more
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BBC News
The 30-year-old woman who designed a $1bn business - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Family & Education Entertain
BBC News / Posted 8 days ago
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Family & Education Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Paradise Papers Reality Check Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say The... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Deadly mudslides plague Southern California, but Wine Country stays firmThe fire-ravages slopes of the Wine Country managed to hold firm under this wee
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 days ago
The fire-ravages slopes of the Wine Country managed to hold firm under this week’s deluges through early Tuesday evening, but in Southern California the rains broke loose mudslides and flooding that killed more than a dozen people and forced... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Depleted St. Ignatius ready for rivalry game with Sacred Heart CathedralThis was supposed to be the season of excellence for the St. Ignatius boys bask
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
This was supposed to be the season of excellence for the St. Ignatius boys basketball team. With three third-year starters returning from last year — first-team All-West Catholic Athletic League guards Darrion Trammell and Brandon Beckman and... Read more
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TribLIVE
Self-driving car firm Aurora to expand in Pittsburgh after VW, Hyundai deals | TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewickley HeraldMurrysville
TribLIVE / Posted 12 days ago
| TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewickley HeraldMurrysville StarSouth Hills RecordThe HeraldHampton JournalShaler JournalPine Creek JournalTriblive Online... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Reverberations From War Complicate Vietnam Veterans’ End-Of-Life Care - Reverberations From War Complicate Vietnam Veterans’ End-Of-Life Care April Dembosky KQED Many of Ron Fleming’s fellow soldiers have spent the past five decades trying to forg...Reverberations From War Complicate Vietnam Veterans’ End-Of-Life CareApril Demb
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 13 days ago
Reverberations From War Complicate Vietnam Veterans’ End-Of-Life CareApril Dembosky, KQED Many of Ron Fleming’s fellow soldiers have spent the past five decades trying to forget what they saw — and did — in Vietnam. But Fleming, now 74, has spent... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Storm brought less than an inch of rain across Bay AreaA Wednesday storm broke a winter dry spell, but brought only a bit of rain to t
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
A Wednesday storm broke a winter dry spell, but brought only a bit of rain to the Bay Area. San Francisco got 0.1 inches of rain over the course of 24 hours. Marin County got less than that, as did most of the North Bay communities. “The heaviest... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
News Briefs: SFMTA to unveil plaque for gay former board chairSan Francisco Metropolitan Transportation Agency officials will dedicate a bron
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 14 days ago
San Francisco Metropolitan Transportation Agency officials will dedicate a bronze plaque Thursday afternoon at the Castro Muni station honoring Tom Nolan, a gay man who sat on the transit agency's oversight panel for 11 years and served several terms... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Naming ceremony for transgender child an important rite of passageBERKELEY, Calif. - About a year ago, Jonah and Dani Gabriel’s daughter came to
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 14 days ago
BERKELEY, Calif. - About a year ago, Jonah and Dani Gabriel’s daughter came to the couple with an announcement. The 8-year-old announced he was a boy. “He was very definitive when he first came to us and said he was a boy,’’ said Dani Gabriel, 40,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Tesla's Model 3 deliveries fall short of estimatesREUTERS: Tesla Inc delivered 1,550 of its new Model 3 electric cars in the four
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 days ago
REUTERS: Tesla Inc delivered 1,550 of its new Model 3 electric cars in the fourth quarter, missing Wall Street expectations as it tries to overcome production issues that have hampered the roll out of its most affordable sedan. Shares of the Palo... Read more
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Daily Mail
LG to make screens for Apple's 6.5inch 'iPhone XL'Get ready for the iPhone XL: LG to make 6.5inch screen for Apple's 2018 handset
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
Get ready for the iPhone XL: LG to make 6.5inch screen for Apple's 2018 handset (although you'll have to wait until September to buy one) All three will abandon the home button in favor of Apple's FaceID system Apple is also working on a lower cost... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Once homeless, Joe Wilson now runs a source of hope for the most desperateIt was 1982, and the word “homeless” was just worming its way into the public c
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
It was 1982, and the word “homeless” was just worming its way into the public consciousness. Joe Wilson was one of those who found themselves without a roof in the midst of a recession and sharp cuts in social-services spending, and after weeks on... Read more
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Daily Mail
home sold for at least $5MILLIONTHAT'S why it's called the Golden State: California tops the 2017 house price l
Daily Mail / Posted 15 days ago
THAT'S why it's called the Golden State: California tops the 2017 house price list - with five out of the ten most expensive neighborhoods and a suburb where every The state of California has 77 of the 100 most... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
San Francisco skater gets a jump on competitors at championshipsDinh Tran skates in the Junior Mens Short Program for the 2018 US Figure Skatin
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
Dinh Tran skates in the Junior Mens Short Program for the 2018 US Figure Skating Championships at Solar4America Ice in San Jose on Monday. Nhat V. Meyer — Bay Area News Group SAN JOSE >> Dinh Tran is used to taking a different track to figure... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
San Francisco skater gets a jump on competitors at championshipsDinh Tran skates in the Junior Mens Short Program for the 2018 US Figure Skatin
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 16 days ago
Dinh Tran skates in the Junior Mens Short Program for the 2018 US Figure Skating Championships at Solar4America Ice in San Jose on Monday. Nhat V. Meyer — Bay Area News Group SAN JOSE >> Dinh Tran is used to taking a different track to figure... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
From the Tenderloin to triple jumps: a teen skater’s taleSAN FRANCISCO >> Dinh Tran’s path to ice skating stardom takes him past drug ad
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 17 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO >> Dinh Tran’s path to ice skating stardom takes him past drug addicts, prostitutes and the homeless along the pungent streets of the Tenderloin. The teenager pushes his Razor scooter or takes a Muni bus to get to the Yerba Buena... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
From the Tenderloin to triple jumps: a teen skater’s taleSAN FRANCISCO >> Dinh Tran’s path to ice skating stardom takes him past drug ad
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 17 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO >> Dinh Tran’s path to ice skating stardom takes him past drug addicts, prostitutes and the homeless along the pungent streets of the Tenderloin. The teenager pushes his Razor scooter or takes a Muni bus to get to the Yerba Buena... Read more
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New York Daily News
New California laws cover immigration, marijuana, educationFILE - In this April 14, 2017, file photo, protesters hold up signs outside a c
New York Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
FILE - In this April 14, 2017, file photo, protesters hold up signs outside a courthouse where a federal judge was to hear arguments in the first lawsuit challenging President Donald Trump's executive order to withhold funding from communities that... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Real estate robots: San Francisco startup using 3-foot-tall roving devices for showingsZenplace, a property management startup in San Francisco, is using robots to le
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 19 days ago
Zenplace, a property management startup in San Francisco, is using robots to lead prospective tenants around for showings. The startup says it wants to make the scheduling process easier for real estate agents and tenants; apparently the best way to... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
No more commute: Some tech companies ditch corporate campuses for mixed-use developmentsSurveyMonkey employees work in their office Dec. 14 in San Mateo. The headquart
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 22 days ago
SurveyMonkey employees work in their office Dec. 14 in San Mateo. The headquarters is located in a newly developed urban village integrated with housing and retail in San Mateo. (Dai Sugano/Bay Area News Group) As 90-minute “megacommutes” become... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Which Bay Area cities will see higher minimum wages in 2018?Fred Sassen, owner of the Homestead restaurant, watches Chef Billy Hager, of Oa
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 24 days ago
Fred Sassen, owner of the Homestead restaurant, watches Chef Billy Hager, of Oakland, as he gets an order ready on Friday. (Doug Duran/Bay Area News Group) With the soaring cost of living continuing to weigh on low-paid workers, cities around the... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Busted Billion-Dollar-Baby Fraud Finds Another Greater Fool - Softbank Lends Theranos $100 Million!Japan’s Softbank Group is coming to the rescue of yet another embattled Silicon
Zero Hedge / Posted 24 days ago
Japan’s Softbank Group is coming to the rescue of yet another embattled Silicon Valley “unicorn”. The Wall Street Journal reported Saturday that Fortress Capital, the publicly traded private-equity firm that agreed to sell itself to the Japanese... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
From Russia With…Startup DreamsGalitsky, who goes by the Slavic diminutive Sasha, was in fact born in 1955 in
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 25 days ago
Galitsky, who goes by the Slavic diminutive Sasha, was in fact born in 1955 in Ukraine, in the Ukrainian-speaking Catholic community that tilts strongly anti-Russian these days. He carries a Dutch passport and says that he lives on airplanes.... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
What to do if you think Apple's slowing down your phoneCustomers inspect the new iPhone X at an Apple Store on November 3, 2017 in Pal
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 25 days ago
Customers inspect the new iPhone X at an Apple Store on November 3, 2017 in Palo Alto, California. Customers inspect the new iPhone X at an Apple Store on November 3, 2017 in Palo Alto, California. Related content SAN FRANCISCO (CNNMoney) - It's... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
What to do if you think Apple's slowing down your phoneCustomers inspect the new iPhone X at an Apple Store on November 3, 2017 in Pal
KTXS Abilene / Posted 25 days ago
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
What to do if you think Apple's slowing down your phoneCustomers inspect the new iPhone X at an Apple Store on November 3, 2017 in Pal
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 25 days ago
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KECI Missoula
What to do if you think Apple's slowing down your phoneCustomers inspect the new iPhone X at an Apple Store on November 3, 2017 in Pal
KECI Missoula / Posted 25 days ago
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
What to do if you think Apple's slowing down your phoneCustomers inspect the new iPhone X at an Apple Store on November 3, 2017 in Pal
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 25 days ago
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
What to do if you think Apple's slowing down your phoneCustomers inspect the new iPhone X at an Apple Store on November 3, 2017 in Pal
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 25 days ago
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
What to do if you think Apple's slowing down your phoneCustomers inspect the new iPhone X at an Apple Store on November 3, 2017 in Pal
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 25 days ago
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KRDO Colorado Springs
What to do if you think Apple's slowing down your phoneCustomers inspect the new iPhone X at an Apple Store on November 3, 2017 in Pal
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 26 days ago
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KRCR TV Redding
What to do if you think Apple's slowing down your phoneCustomers inspect the new iPhone X at an Apple Store on November 3, 2017 in Pal
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 26 days ago
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News Channel 12 New Bern
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News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 26 days ago
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