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Fremont student Moksh Jawa, 16, created a Udemy computer science course, wrote an AP Computer Science test-prep book and taught coding to nine classmates who passed the Advanced Placement test -- for a course their high school didn't offer.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Sharon Noguchi, Mercury News | Saturday, April 30, 2016
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U.S. stocks are skidded Friday as technology companies absorbed big losses for the second day in a row. Health care companies fell after weak first-quarter reports from drug and health insurance companies. Markets in Europe also took hefty losses.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Marley Jay, Associated Press | Friday, April 29, 2016
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Real estate tycoon and Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump will make his California debut at noon today with an eagerly anticipated speech to delegates at the California Republican convention.
From: Inside Bay Area | Friday, April 29, 2016
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They know they can win without their superstar guard, and now Portland TrailBlazers know it too
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Workers with the International Longshore & Warehouse Union marched in Oakland from the Fruitvale BART station to San Antonio Park, where a fair on community resources was being held.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Associated Press | Monday, May 2, 2016
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The 20 first and second place awards include citations for enterprise, environmental and education reporting
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Bay Area News Group staff report | Sunday, May 1, 2016
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Someone became an overnight millionaire after buying a Powerball ticket at a San Jose gas station that matched five of six numbers in Saturday night's drawing.
From: Inside Bay Area | Sunday, May 1, 2016
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Black cat that ran onto ice before Game 1 against Nashville Predators is headed for shelter to get check-up
From: Inside Bay Area | Sunday, May 1, 2016
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Klay Thompson scores 37 points and Draymond Green has a triple-double as the Golden State Warriors open the NBA Western Conference semifinals with a 118-106 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers.
From: Inside Bay Area | Sunday, May 1, 2016
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A developmentally disabled girl will be reunited with her family after a BART employee found her Sunday
From: Inside Bay Area | Sunday, May 1, 2016
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People in Oakland either love or hate Kenny "Fast Agent" Truong. His bold #FASTAGENT bus bench ads may attract clients, but that also attract people who have ripped or tagged them up, then posted trophy photos on social media.
From: Inside Bay Area | Sunday, May 1, 2016
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Golden State Warriors backup center Anderson Varejao and Portland Trail Blazers reserve Gerald Henderson are ejected after pair of double-technicals.
From: Inside Bay Area | Sunday, May 1, 2016
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In the past year and a half, Santa Cruz Mountains residents have documented 17 suspected cougar attacks on goats and alpacas. And as frustrated residents search for answers, their homes in the mountains are beginning to seem a little less like home.
From: Inside Bay Area | Sunday, May 1, 2016
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Georgia prep star Demetris Robertson originally committed to Alabama before choosing the Golden Bears ahead of the Fighting Irish
From: Inside Bay Area | By: From Mercury News | Sunday, May 1, 2016
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The Bay Area will welcome May the same way it bid farewell to April, with sunny skies and warm temperatures.
From: Inside Bay Area | Sunday, May 1, 2016
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At San Francisco Ballet's Saturday opening of choreographer John Cranko's "Onegin," Maria Kotchetkova gave Shakespearean depth to her portrayal of Tatiana, and Vitor Luiz nearly stole the show in the title role, proving Kotchekova's equal in every way....
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Ann MurphyCorrespondent | Sunday, May 1, 2016
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Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry could be ready to scrimmage later this week.
From: Inside Bay Area | Sunday, May 1, 2016
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Residents reported a strong odor of natural gas in a 3-mile radius in Alameda on Saturday which later spread to San Leandro and Castro Valley, although officials were unable to determine the source
From: Inside Bay Area | Sunday, May 1, 2016
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Awareness is the coin of the realm for Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests (SNAP), which supports victims and seeks to index priests.
From: Inside Bay Area | Sunday, May 1, 2016
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The Raiders drafted seven players — one in each round after dealing their own fifth-round pick — over the three days of this weekend’s NFL Draft. It started with safety Karl Joseph on Thursday, continued with DE Jihad Ward, LB… Continue Reading...
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Jimmy Durkin | Sunday, May 1, 2016
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A jet skier missing for hours Saturday turned up on Browns Island near Pittsburg, and authorities helped to bring him back to shore safely.
From: Inside Bay Area | Sunday, May 1, 2016
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The Bay Area will welcome May the same way it bid farewell to April, with sunny skies and warm temperatures.
From: Inside Bay Area | Sunday, May 1, 2016
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President Barack Obama's daughter Malia will take a year off after high school and attend Harvard University in 2017.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Associated Press | Sunday, May 1, 2016
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Valley Medical Center doctors Antonia Charles, Timothy Ong and Richard Silberstein were honored by the VMC Foundation at its fourth annual Physicians and Philanthropy event.
From: Inside Bay Area | Sunday, May 1, 2016
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Steve Kerr, the Coach of the Year who hired Luke Walton as an assistant two years ago and watched him grow into one of the business' hottest commodities, acknowledged being "shocked" by the Lakers' timeline.
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Santa Cruz police arrested Jonathan Wells of Soquel on Thursday for allegedly taking part in child pornography distribution after a four-month investigation. They also confiscated 39 guns.
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Authorities say a San Francisco police officer was arrested and suspended without pay after being charged with filing a false document and perjury.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Associated Press | Sunday, May 1, 2016
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A judge who said police improperly targeted gay men in sting operations has dismissed charges of lewd conduct and indecent exposure against a man who was arrested in a public bathroom.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Associated Press | Sunday, May 1, 2016
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A judge has sentenced a Northern California man to three years and eight months in state prison for burning his weeks-old Chihuahua dog alive.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Associated Press | Sunday, May 1, 2016
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Residents reported a strong odor of natural gas in a three-mile radius in Alameda on Saturday which later spread to San Leandro and Castro Valley, although officials were unable to determine the source
From: Inside Bay Area | Sunday, May 1, 2016
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Police say a father left his 8-month-old daughter in an unlocked car with the engine running for about an hour while he went inside a Los Angeles gym.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Associated Press | Sunday, May 1, 2016
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Uber and advocates for the blind have reached a lawsuit settlement in which the ride-hailing company agrees to require that existing and new drivers confirm they understand their legal obligations to transport riders with guide dogs or other service...
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Associated Press | Sunday, May 1, 2016
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The oldest Japanese-American newspaper could close in December unless it doubles its subscribers or raise about $500,000 in revenue.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Associated Press | Sunday, May 1, 2016
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The fire department has nominated Greg Pena for a Citizen's Medal of Valor.
From: Inside Bay Area | Sunday, May 1, 2016
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While debate rages elsewhere over gender identity and rights, two all-gender restrooms were opened Monday at Abraham Lincoln High School in San Jose's Rose Garden neighborhood without causing a stir.
From: Inside Bay Area | Sunday, May 1, 2016
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Prosecutors charge two San Jose brothers with killing their parents at Evergreen home; defendants reportedly then went to anime convention.
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Genova Delicatessen's closing Saturday was marked by hundreds of people who waited in line for a sandwich -- the last sandwich they'll have at the Oakland institution. Some waited for three hours just to get a shot at an Italian Combo on an onion roll....
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Laura Casey, Correspondent | Sunday, May 1, 2016
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A new development is slated to replace the decrepit Western Funding building in San Jose at Bascom Avenue and Stevens Creek Boulevard.
From: Inside Bay Area | Sunday, May 1, 2016
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The way the NFL works, a clean quarterback situation makes the world a better place.
From: Inside Bay Area | Sunday, May 1, 2016
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The San Jose Sharks had to shake off some rust before scoring five third-period goals in a Game 1 victory over the Nashville Predators.
From: Inside Bay Area | Sunday, May 1, 2016
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For the Golden State Warriors, there's no need for a video review of their 137-105 loss to the Portland Trail Blazers in February because the players still remember it.
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Golden State Warriors All-Star Klay Thompson makes his presence felt in subtle ways.
From: Inside Bay Area | Sunday, May 1, 2016
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Wendy Schmidt, co-founder of the Schmidt Ocean Institute, was at the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute in Moss Landing this week to watch the testing of the new remotely operated vehicle at MBARI's test tank.
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A missing elderly Hayward man was found after an alert citizen recognized him on Saturday in Hayward, police said.
From: Inside Bay Area | Sunday, May 1, 2016
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49ers add running back Kelvin Taylor from Florida, son of former NFL running back Fred Taylor.
From: Inside Bay Area | Sunday, May 1, 2016
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The Sharks' star has played well enough to be named a finalist for the Norris Trophy
From: Inside Bay Area | Sunday, May 1, 2016
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Stephen Curry ruled out for the Golden State Warriors series opener Sunday against the Portland Trail Blazers, but there's a slight chance that he could play Tuesday in Game 2.
From: Inside Bay Area | Sunday, May 1, 2016
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The Raiders must decide by Monday if they will pick up the fifth-year contract option on cornerback D.J. Hayden. In all actuality, it’s not much of a decision. The Raiders would owe Hayden $8.026 million if they exercised the option… Continue Reading...
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Jimmy Durkin | Sunday, May 1, 2016
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Connor Cook Round (overall): Fourth round (No. 100) College: Michigan State Position: Quarterback Ht/Wt: 6-foot-4/220 College highlights: 2015 Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award winning, Big Ten Quarterback of the Year and All-Big Ten first-team selection....
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Jimmy Durkin | Sunday, May 1, 2016
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Jesse Hahn, the Oakland A's right-hander who was rocked in spring training and was sent to the minor, looked like an ace on Saturday against the Houston Astros.
From: Inside Bay Area | Saturday, April 30, 2016
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