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Michele Monaghan, who started out as a model before acting, says of her latest film role as an Army medic in Afghanistan, 'Me coming off believable as a soldier for 'Fort Bliss' was something that I took very seriously. Getting approval from these people...
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Roger Moore McClatchy-Tribune News Service | Wednesday, October 1, 2014
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This week's question:Several fast-food restaurants near Deer Valley High School recently decided to lock their doors after school for 90 minutes to two hours to keep teens away.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Contra Costa Times | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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Solar power might become the world's largest source of electricity by 2050 as falling costs boost installations, according to the International Energy Agency.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Marc Roca Bloomberg News | Monday, September 29, 2014
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The company said Tuesday that a search for Kimmel carries a 19 percent chance of landing on a website that has tested positive for spyware, viruses or malware.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Associated Press | Wednesday, October 1, 2014
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New offerings will allow some customers to watch recorded content on their smartphones and tablets at home or on the road.
From: Inside Bay Area | Wednesday, October 1, 2014
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San Jose Sharks use the exhibition game to experiment with personnel against the Kings
From: Inside Bay Area | Wednesday, October 1, 2014
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Tuesday's loss to the Royals in the American League wild-card playoff was a microcosm for the A's season, right down to the snatch-your-hopes-right-out-your-heart ending.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Marcus Thompson II Bay Area News Group | Wednesday, October 1, 2014
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Oakland A's wary of hard-throwing Kansas City bullpen heading into A.L. wild-card game
From: Inside Bay Area | Wednesday, October 1, 2014
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Giants manager Bochy is considering carrying 10 or 11 pitchers for the wild-card game against the Pittsburgh Pirates
From: Inside Bay Area | Wednesday, October 1, 2014
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There are countless arborists in the Bay Area, but Kathy Shaner towers above her trees. Shaner is a master in bonsai, the 1,500-year-old Japanese art of growing miniature trees in just a couple of inches of soil.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Nate Gartrell Oakland Tribune Correspondent | Wednesday, October 1, 2014
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'Poor Little Lambs' portends more violence, vengeance
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Chuck BarneyContra Costa Times | Wednesday, October 1, 2014
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Caltrans will do extensive testing to determine if newly discovered water leaks that dampened metal rods in the new east span of the Bay Bridge are a temporary problem easily dried out or a sign of a long-term corrosion threat, the agency reported Tuesday....
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Denis CuffContra Costa Times | Wednesday, October 1, 2014
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A 34-year-old woman who had not been seen since taking a train from Sacramento to Oakland on Saturday has been found safe, authorities said.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Kristin J. Bender Oakland Tribune | Wednesday, October 1, 2014
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Royals beat A's, will play Angels in A.L. Division Series
From: Inside Bay Area | Wednesday, October 1, 2014
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David Shaw spent four seasons on Jon Gruden's staff, and his father, Willie, was the team's defensive coordinator under Gruden in the late 1990s.
From: Inside Bay Area | Wednesday, October 1, 2014
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Audrie's Law, a statewide plastic bag ban and a bill legalizing gun restraining orders win Gov. Jerry Brown's approval. Several proposed changes to the Political Reform Act were vetoed.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: /a></p | Wednesday, October 1, 2014
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The Kipp Summit Academy Charter School in San Lorenzo, Mission San Jose Elementary in Fremont and Windemere Ranch Middle School in San Ramon were among 24 California campuses recognized Tuesday as National Blue Ribbon Schools for 2014 by U.S. Secretary...
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Theresa Harrington Contra Costa Times | Wednesday, October 1, 2014
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Apple may have to pay vast sums of back taxes if the breaks granted to it by the Irish government are found to violate European law.
From: Inside Bay Area | Wednesday, October 1, 2014
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In an abrupt and stunning reversal, eBay announced Tuesday that it will split off its multi-billion-dollar PayPal unit, months after strenuously resisting a demand to do just that from activist investor Carl Icahn.
From: Inside Bay Area | Wednesday, October 1, 2014
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Owner Mark Davis, general manager Reggie McKenzie and newly named head coach Tony Sparano accepted blame for the Raiders 0-4 start Tuesday and promised a return to respectability soon, perhaps even this season. McKenzie presided over a news conference...
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Steve Corkran | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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Paul Dano, who played a bad guy in '12 Years a Slave' and other films, ranks his role playing the Beach Boys' Brian Wilson in 'Love & Mercy' as 'the greatest gift I've had as an actor ..., the most fun I've ever had....'
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Betsy Sharkey Los Angeles Times | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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Authorities say the mayor of Bell Gardens has been shot but there's no immediate word on his condition.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Associated Press | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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San Jose firefighters have evacuated a building near a gas line break this afternoon, a fire dispatcher said.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Bay City News Service | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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While tests needed to track water that dampened Bay Bridge anchor rods, report finds that 2,000 rods elsewhere on Bay Bridge are safe
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Denis CuffContra Costa Times | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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Voters will have a chance to overturn San Jose's strict new regulations on pot shops in favor of looser rules, though it will be a while before the weed war ignites at the ballot.
From: Inside Bay Area | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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New center in Oakley park offers Delta-themed exhibits, aquarium and more
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Roni GehlkeFor the Contra Costa Times | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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The U.S. Coast Guard towed a fishing boat to shore that was under distress off of San Francisco's Ocean Beach on Monday evening.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Bay City News Service | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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Parents, teachers also join in the weekly fun runs
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Trine GallegosFor the Contra Costa Times | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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Metering lights are a problemDear Editor: The metering lights on Highway 4 are causing more problems than they solve. I spoke to Jack Hall at the Contra Costa County Transportation Authority.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Contra Costa Times | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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60 years agoAir Patrol to Dedicate Headquarters Sunday: Delta squadron of the civil air patrol will dedicate its new headquarters building at the Antioch airport Sunday with Maj.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Contra Costa Times | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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Brentwood event will celebrate the history, natural resources of the new park
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Marta YamamotoFor the Contra Costa Times | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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Pittsburg Wrestling Club -- Sign-ups for boys and girls, grades 3-12. Practices at Pittsburg High School every Tuesday and Thursday, from 6-8 p.m. Contact Tony 925-518-6756 CYC Wrestling -- Registration open for Levels 1, 2, and Elite greco and freestyle...
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Brentwood NewsBrentwood News | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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Liberty, Freedom, Antioch all winners in prep football nonleague games
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Bay Area News Group | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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Trying to figure out which grades will be taught at what will soon be the former Dorris-Eaton School next school year is complicated. In May, the Walnut Creek School District trustees voted to let the Dorris-Eaton School's lease of the former Parkmead...
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Elisabeth Nardi Contra Costa Times | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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A woman was shot in the stomach area while driving in the 9200 block of International Boulevard on Tuesday afternoon, Oakland police said. She was expected to recover from her wounds.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Harry Harris Oakland Tribune | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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Five candidates vying for two seats focus on economic develoopment
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Katrina CameronContra Costa Times | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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Now that school is in full swing I thought I'd share some real-life examples of ways the library can support your child and your family throughout the school year.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Contra Costa Times | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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Story of comedy of Johnny Steele, Will Durst and Larry 'Bubbles' Brown featured at Mill Valley Film Festival.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Lou FancherFor the Contra Costa Times | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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The Pittsburg High football team is hoping to regroup after a 13-7 loss to Archbishop Mitty-San Jose at Foothill College
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Bay Area News Group | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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A-list guests plan to participate in Oct. 17 event to raise money for physical education department for Antioch school.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Trine Gallegos For the Contra Costa Times | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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From research grants to travel junkets, drug and medical device companies paid doctors and leading hospitals billions of dollars last year, the government disclosed Tuesday in a new effort to spotlight potential ethical conflicts in medicine.
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Two members of an international hacking ring pleaded guilty Tuesday for their roles in stealing $100 million worth of intellectual property and other data from the U.S. Army, Microsoft and several other technology companies, and two other people also...
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Lauren Raab Los Angeles Times | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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Two companies that sell women's underwear infused with caffeine have agreed to refund $1.5 million to consumers to settle charges that they falsely advertised their products would reduce cellulite and zap fat, the Federal Trade Commission announced on...
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Lindsay Wise McClatchy Washington Bureau | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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Canada's telecommunications regulator said it won't take comments from Netflix and Google into consideration when it decides on new rules for TV after the companies refused to provide information on how Canadians watch their content.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Gerrit De Vynck Bloomberg News | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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NEW YORK -- Hollywood's carefully controlled system of movie rollouts is officially under siege. Windowing -- the practice of opening a movie first in theaters and then in other stages of home video, streaming and television release -- has been under...
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Jake Coyle Associated Press | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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Kitschy tourist shops abound on Cannery Row, but Steinbeck fans can still catch glimpses of the bawdy, boisterous neighborhood that inspired the Nobel and Pulitzer Prize-winning author's famous novel.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: /a></p | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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Helen Foster highly critical of office in which opponent Karen Monroe is the second in command
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Doug Oakley Oakland Tribune | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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Tony Sparano was introduced as the Raiders' 20th head coach, less than 24 hours after Dennis Allen got fired.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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Two men suspected of robbing an acquaintance Monday night in the Laurel district were arrested Tuesday after they stole the victim's car and were spotted in the vehicle by Oakland police.
From: Inside Bay Area | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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Subpoena issued to Charles Ramsey in connection with a Securities and Exchange Commission investigation of the West Contra Costa school district's construction bond financing program seeks all communications related to the district or the bonds from...
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Theresa Harrington Contra Costa Times | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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