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The Sacramento Bee
Wild boar kept as pet surrendered to S.F. animal shelter. Now he’s found a homebrought just such an animal in to Animal Care & Control San Francisco last week
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 11 minutes ago
brought just such an animal in to Animal Care & Control San Francisco last week – on a leash and harness, according to SFGate. It was a “definite first” for the shelter. “The residents apparently found Spirit, a young wild boar, when he was a... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Mysterious cases of ‘zombie’ butterflies hit Central Coastthe 1980s) to 300,000,” Cheryl Schultz, an associate professor of biological sc
The Sacramento Bee / Posted an hour ago
the 1980s) to 300,000,” Cheryl Schultz, an associate professor of biological sciences at Washington State University, told SFGate. “That’s why we were so shocked. We did not expect it to be that sharp of a decline.” The U.S. Fish and Wildlife... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Man Says Earth Is Flat And He’ll Prove It By Launching Himself Upward In A DIY Rocketwho remains convinced that the Earth is flat intends to prove it once and for a
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 hours ago
who remains convinced that the Earth is flat intends to prove it once and for all, and an effort to that end will involve launching himself 1,800 feet into the sky and taking photos of the big blue disc we call home. / GeoBeats Latest SFGATE v... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Fed minutes show general support for 3rd rate hike this year2 percent goal as expected. They suggest that the central bank needs to remain
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 hours ago
2 percent goal as expected. They suggest that the central bank needs to remain cautious in pushing rates higher. LATEST SFGATE VIDEOS The minutes of the last meeting showed there is still a division between those who are worried that the Fed... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Dear Abby: She’s appalled by brother’s response to mother’s offer to helpPlease don’t stir the pot more than you already may have because the person who
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 hours ago
Please don’t stir the pot more than you already may have because the person who will suffer for it is you. LATEST SFGATE VIDEOS Dear Abby: I’m a mom who raised three kids, and now I help with the grandchildren. I had dogs all my life... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
The Gerber baby is now 91: See what she looks like todayspurring countless commenters to share photos of their own Gerber babies. The
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 hours ago
spurring countless commenters to share photos of their own Gerber babies. The Associated Press contributed to this story. Michelle Robertson is an SFGATE staff writer. Email her at mrobertson@sfchronicle.com or find her on Twitter at @mrobertso... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
The Gerber baby is now 91: See what she looks like todayspurring countless commenters to share photos of their own Gerber babies. The
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 hours ago
spurring countless commenters to share photos of their own Gerber babies. The Associated Press contributed to this story. Michelle Robertson is an SFGATE staff writer. Email her at mrobertson@sfchronicle.com or find her on Twitter at @mrobertso... Read more
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Connecticut Post
The Gerber baby is now 91: See what she looks like todayspurring countless commenters to share photos of their own Gerber babies. The
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 hours ago
spurring countless commenters to share photos of their own Gerber babies. The Associated Press contributed to this story. Michelle Robertson is an SFGATE staff writer. Email her at mrobertson@sfchronicle.com or find her on Twitter at @mrobertso... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Man found shot dead under the I-880 overpass in Oaklanddead shortly after officers arrived on scene. No arrests were made. Police wer
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 7 hours ago
dead shortly after officers arrived on scene. No arrests were made. Police were on the hunt for two people in the slaying, but no detailed descriptions of the individuals or the circumstances of the shooting were released. LATEST SFGA... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Energy companies rise with oil prices; other stocks snoozeheld steady at 6,863. The Russell 2000 index of smaller-company stocks rose 2 p
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 8 hours ago
held steady at 6,863. The Russell 2000 index of smaller-company stocks rose 2 points, or 0.2 percent, to 1,521. LATEST SFGATE VIDEOS All four major indexes closed at record highs Tuesday, led by gains for technology and health care companies,... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
One Palo Alto court escapee arrested, one still at largeClara county who escaped from a Palo Alto courthouse two weeks ago was captured
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 9 hours ago
Clara county who escaped from a Palo Alto courthouse two weeks ago was captured by authorities late Tuesday evening after an officer-involved shooting in Stockton – but the second one was able to escape for a second t / KTVU Latest SFGAT... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Poll: 1 in 3 Americans dreads political talk at Thanksgivingpoll by the Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research. Four in 1
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 10 hours ago
poll by the Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research. Four in 10 don't feel strongly either way. LATEST SFGATE VIDEOS Democrats are slightly more likely than Republicans to say they're uneasy about political discussions at the... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
S.Korea foreign minister in Beijing in effort to repair tieswrapped up a visit to North Korea, which China is attempting to convince to ret
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 11 hours ago
wrapped up a visit to North Korea, which China is attempting to convince to return to nuclear disarmament talks. LATEST SFGATE VIDEOS China's relations with South Korea soured last year over the deployment of a U.S. anti-missile defense system... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
N. Korea criticizes US over designation as terror sponsorKorea has no connection to terrorism and does not care "whether the U.S. puts a
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 11 hours ago
Korea has no connection to terrorism and does not care "whether the U.S. puts a cap of 'terrorism' on us or not." LATEST SFGATE VIDEOS "By re-listing (North Korea) as a 'state sponsor of terrorism,' the U.S. openly revealed to the whole world... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Temporary sand art makes lasting impressionRoss is an artist who blends his craft with nature, leaving his mark for others
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 15 hours ago
Ross is an artist who blends his craft with nature, leaving his mark for others to enjoy. His love for art and surfing collide at the coast, where all he uses is a glove and a rake to make his creations. / KTVU Latest SFGATE... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
San Jose teacher suspected of molesting 12-old girl at Saratoga math campThe mother then reported the incidents to the police, which prompted an investi
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 19 hours ago
The mother then reported the incidents to the police, which prompted an investigation by the sheriff’s office. LATEST SFGATE VIDEOS Zitzner is a social science teacher at Broadway High School. Police said he was placed on administrative leave... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Celebrity Chef holds fundraiser dinner in Wine Countryin this vineyard along the Napa-Sonoma county line, 500 people all sat at one t
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 19 hours ago
in this vineyard along the Napa-Sonoma county line, 500 people all sat at one table. They each paid $500 for a lunch, where all the proceeds are going to go to help victims of the north Bay fire storms. / KTVU Latest SFGATE... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Teacher arrested after 12-old said he inappropriately touched herinto custody around 1 p.m. today. He was booked into jail on suspicion of lewd
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 20 hours ago
into custody around 1 p.m. today. He was booked into jail on suspicion of lewd and lascivious acts with a child. LATEST SFGATE VIDEOS District officials confirmed that Zitzner is an employee and said they're working closely with the sheriff's... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Berkeley man, 26, arrested in Halloween night shootingof Berkeley, who police said is a gang member. Paz-Leja was charged with assau
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 20 hours ago
of Berkeley, who police said is a gang member. Paz-Leja was charged with assault with a firearm, use of a firearm in commission of a felony, commission of a felony while out on bail and a great bodily injury enhancement. LATEST SF... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
The Westin St. Francis Hotel's famous sugar castlesSt. Francis Hotel near Union Square in San Francisco has not one, but two, suga
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 21 hours ago
St. Francis Hotel near Union Square in San Francisco has not one, but two, sugar castles on display throughout the holiday season. Each castle takes hours and hours of meticulous work to craft. Media: Alix Martichoux, SFGATE Latest SFGAT... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
White House military personnel removed amid probe into contacts with foreign women during Asia tripArmy noncommissioned officers who allegedly broke curfew during Trump's trip to
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 21 hours ago
Army noncommissioned officers who allegedly broke curfew during Trump's trip to Vietnam this month, officials said. LATEST SFGATE VIDEOS Mark Wright, a spokesman for the Defense Department, confirmed that the Pentagon is examining the behavior of... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Disney Animation, Pixar chief John Lasseter taking leave"unwanted advance" toward actress and writer Rashida Jones, who had been workin
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
"unwanted advance" toward actress and writer Rashida Jones, who had been working on the script for "Toy Story 4." LATEST SFGATE VIDEOS "I deeply apologize if I have let you down. I especially want to apologize to anyone who has ever been on the... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
The Regulars: Mr. Rob Bassto keep a steady job. “Somehow it don’t last,” says Tyler, “Always have good jo
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
to keep a steady job. “Somehow it don’t last,” says Tyler, “Always have good jobs, but they don’t last.” Now Tyler survives as a street performer and can often be found outside Bay-area sporting events. / San Francisco Chronicle Latest SFGATE vi... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Discovery of possible pipe bomb shuts down part of Danville streethad been no injuries, and that they were not issuing a shelter-in-place warning
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
had been no injuries, and that they were not issuing a shelter-in-place warning for the area. The sheriff’s office tweeted about the incident and the road closure at 11:24 a.m. The spokesperson declined to release more details. LATEST SFGATE VI... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Scientists Study Mysterious Behavior Of The 'Scuba-Diving Fly'ability to dive beneath the surface of California’s Mono Lake and emerge perfec
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
ability to dive beneath the surface of California’s Mono Lake and emerge perfectly dry. That curiosity has captured scientists’ attention as well, and recently a team of researchers got to the bottom of the mystery. / GeoBeats Latest SFGATE... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Why are more women coming forward with cases of sexual misconduct?of high-profile claims of sexual misconduct against entertainers, politicians a
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
of high-profile claims of sexual misconduct against entertainers, politicians and other famous people, one law professor says more women are coming forward with their stories in part because of the platform the internet is / KTVU Latest SFGATE vid... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
San Bruno casino facing $8 million penalty over alleged money laundering on premisesthey will be held accountable if they disregard anti-money-laundering and illic
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
they will be held accountable if they disregard anti-money-laundering and illicit finance laws,” El-Hindi said. LATEST SFGATE VIDEOS The casino was raided by federal and state law enforcement officials and temporarily closed in March 2011. The... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Steinle trial: closing argumentscarried a concealed gun to San Francisco's Pier 14 and sat watching tourists go
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
carried a concealed gun to San Francisco's Pier 14 and sat watching tourists go by for more than 20 minutes before he deliberately fired in her direction, prosecutor Diana Garcia said this morning in the trial's closin / KTVU Latest SFGATE... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
A cameraman spent 40 minutes prepping an epic implosion livestream. Then, a bus drove up.followed by, "Are you (bleep) kidding me? What the (bleep)?" "(Bleep)." The A
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
followed by, "Are you (bleep) kidding me? What the (bleep)?" "(Bleep)." The Associated Press contributed to this report. Michelle Robertson is an SFGATE staff writer. Email her at mrobertson@sfchronicle.com or find her on Twitter at @mrobertso... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Airlines slash round-trip prices for end-of-year SFO travelersmid- to upper $200s. Some of the airline options include Alaska, American, Del
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
mid- to upper $200s. Some of the airline options include Alaska, American, Delta, Frontier, JetBlue, United and Virgin, SFGate reports. Destinations include Los Angeles; Dallas, Houston and Austin, Texas; Orlando, Fla.; Chicago; Seattle; Puerto... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Prosecutors say BART cops acted in self defense in Richmond shootinghe was carrying a full-length shotgun, partially obscured by his pants. The sta
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
he was carrying a full-length shotgun, partially obscured by his pants. The station agent alerted authorities. LATEST SFGATE VIDEOS “About 100 yards from the station, two officers recognized the man fitting the description, and at gunpoint... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Windows of History: Video animation at SF house9:30, every night until the end of November, Ben Wood’s video animation, “Windo
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
9:30, every night until the end of November, Ben Wood’s video animation, “Windows of History: The Haas-Lilienthal Family,” is being projected on the front windows of the family house at 2007 Franklin St. / San Francisco Chronicle Latest SFGATE vid... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
SF man says citations he received for inflating 50-person rafts at Dolores Park are 'bogus'to its daily foot, bicycle and car patrols. On Reddit, Risher shares that he a
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
to its daily foot, bicycle and car patrols. On Reddit, Risher shares that he assumed he would receive a citation and told SFGATE he was willing to take the risk to spread the word about his and friends' experiences with "permit denials and ranger... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Man Arrested After Throwing Doorman Through Plate-Glass WindowThe suspect first tried to punch the doorman, then threw him through a plate-gl
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
The suspect first tried to punch the doorman, then threw him through a plate-glass window, according to police. LATEST SFGATE VIDEOS Officers investigated and allegedly discovered that Gregonis had earlier been removed from McGuire's when he... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Buried Treasure From Medieval Times Found In French AbbeyCluny Abbey has been standing since about the year 900, but it apparently did n
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
Cluny Abbey has been standing since about the year 900, but it apparently did not give up all of its secrets over the centuries. In September, researchers in France discovered a medieval buried treasure on its grounds. / GeoBeats Latest SFGATE vid... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
New York Plastic Surgeon Arrested For Allegedly Performing More Than 60 Illegal Surgeriesplastic surgeon, who had his medical license revoked almost ten years ago, was
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
plastic surgeon, who had his medical license revoked almost ten years ago, was jailed after authorities discovered that he had performed illegal surgeries on over 60 patients. For more on the story here is Zachary Devita. / Veuer Latest SFGATE vid... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Some artists struggle to find sense of community 1-year after Ghost Ship Firean epicenter of a vibrant - .and underground - artistic scene. With rents high
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
an epicenter of a vibrant - .and underground - artistic scene. With rents high and spaces at a minimum, musicians and creatives have been drawn to spaces that are hidden from the main view. The night of the Ghost Ship fire / KTVU Latest SFGATE vid... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Soldier surprises sister at soccer gamereceived a major surprise visit at her high school soccer game Thursday night i
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
received a major surprise visit at her high school soccer game Thursday night in Florida. Her brother, U.S. Air Force Airman Dario Gentilesco, returned home from his base in Fairbanks, Alaska and showed up at her game. / KTVU Latest SFGATE... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Salmon numbers near record high at this California hatchery. Here’s why.we’ve seen since 1940,” Jose Setka, the manager of fisheries and wildlife for t
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 5 days ago
we’ve seen since 1940,” Jose Setka, the manager of fisheries and wildlife for the East Bay Municipal Utility District, told SFGate. “We are getting more of our fish back where they belong.” There are a few efforts that are behind the record runs,... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
New Muni train, designed to be quieter and more spacious, hit San Francisco streetsother attendees piled onto the train to take the new wheels out for a brief spi
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
other attendees piled onto the train to take the new wheels out for a brief spin. See the first ride in the above video. Michelle Robertson is an SFGATE staff writer. Email her at mrobertson@sfchronicle.com or find her on Twitter at @mrobert... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Armed robber caught on tape, police ask for helpSan Pablo Police department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifyin
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
San Pablo Police department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying and locating an armed robbery suspect who fired two rounds inside Handy’s Liquor store Thursday Nov. 9 around 8:21 p.m. / KTVU Latest SFGATE... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Wild turkeys thriving in Bay Area suburbs, pooping everywhere and scratching carsBy Amy Graff, SFGATE - Like a pack of troublemaking teenagers showing up to a p
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 5 days ago
By Amy Graff, SFGATE - Like a pack of troublemaking teenagers showing up to a party uninvited, about 20 wild turkeys swing by the home of Anthony and Holly Blackburn in Martinez on a daily basis. The loitering birds scratch through the landscaping,... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Steve Bannon May Be Behind Sean Hannity’s Softened Stance On Roy Moorehost Sean Hannity has taken a variety of stances on the sexual assault allegati
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
host Sean Hannity has taken a variety of stances on the sexual assault allegations against Roy Moore, and a recent report suggests Steve Bannon may have played a role in those changing, and ultimately softened, views. / GeoBeats Latest SFGATE vi... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Old Treasure From King Tut’s Tomb Adds A New Twist To Pharaoh’s Resting Placenew twist has been added to the saga of King Tut’s tomb. Gold artifacts found i
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
new twist has been added to the saga of King Tut’s tomb. Gold artifacts found in the tomb were actually made in Syria as opposed to Egypt as originally thought. Josh King has the story (@abridgetoland). / Buzz 60 Latest SFGATE vi... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Old Treasure From King Tut’s Tomb Adds A New Twist To Pharaoh’s Resting Placenew twist has been added to the saga of King Tut’s tomb. Gold artifacts found i
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
new twist has been added to the saga of King Tut’s tomb. Gold artifacts found in the tomb were actually made in Syria as opposed to Egypt as originally thought. Josh King has the story (@abridgetoland). / Veuer Latest SFGATE vi... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Truck full of dogs crashes into SF home; 2 pups still missingasked Sunset District residents to contact San Francisco Animal Care and Contro
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
asked Sunset District residents to contact San Francisco Animal Care and Control to be on the lookout for stray canines. Michelle Robertson is an SFGATE staff writer. Email her at mrobertson@sfchronicle.com or find her on Twitter at @mrobert... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
3 earthquakes rattle Monterey County Thursday, after more than a dozen quakes earlier in the weeksmall quakes of magnitude 2.5 or higher landing a few miles of each other. The
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
small quakes of magnitude 2.5 or higher landing a few miles of each other. The quakes occurred along the San Andreas Fault. Michelle Robertson is an SFGATE staff writer. Email her at mrobertson@sfchronicle.com or find her on Twitter at @mrobertson... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
NerdWallet loses 11 percent of staff in third round of layoffs this yearafter failing to meet revenue targets, CEO Tim Chen wrote in an email to staff
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
after failing to meet revenue targets, CEO Tim Chen wrote in an email to staff Thursday morning. In the email, obtained by SFGATE, Chen said that some areas of the company aren't running as efficiently as they should be, and that "rough patches"... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Parked truck with dogs inside rolls into cars, slams into home; 2 injured, dogs loosenine dogs in back, crashed into other cars, rolled off the road and slammed int
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
nine dogs in back, crashed into other cars, rolled off the road and slammed into a house near 26th and Santiago Street in San Francisco's Sunset District, officials said. Two people were injured, but are expected to be ok / KTVU Latest SFGATE vi... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Man Remembers Where He Parked His Car - 20 Years Laterhappens to the best of us - forgetting where we parked our car. While for most,
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
happens to the best of us - forgetting where we parked our car. While for most, it takes a few extra minutes to find the vehicle, for one man in German, it ended up being 20 years. / GeoBeats Latest SFGATE v... Read more
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