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A third night of protests related to a grand jury's decision in the slaying of a Missouri teenager dissolved into mayhem Wednesday night, with demonstrators again starting fires in the street and smashing windows as they marched through the city's downtown....
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By David DeBolt Oakland Tribune | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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FRIDAY, NOV. 14 BICYCLE STOP -- A bicycle traffic stop at San Pablo and Brighton avenues resulted in an arrest. THEFT, ARREST -- A 44-year-old Berkeley woman was arrested on suspicion of identity theft.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: BAY AREA NEWS GROUP | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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LAMORINDA$4,000 scholarships for high school studentsThe Central Contra Costa Solid Waste Authority is offering up to three $4,000 college scholarships for local high school students in an attempt to help high school campuses meet the 75 percent recycling,...
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Lamorinda Sun | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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While it was not immediately known whether the cases are linked, police are reminding residents to be cautious if someone calls or emails them seeking money for a bill or payment, and to take steps to verify the caller's identity, including by independently...
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Alameda Journal | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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Ahmad Mushfiq, who was injured as an interpreter for U.S. troops in Afghanistan, and his family are welcomed to their new home in San Ramon, which was donated to them as a token of gratitude for his service and sacrifice to the country.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Joyce Tsai Contra Costa Times | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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Twitter said it is now tracking what other apps its users have installed on their mobile devices so it can target content and ads to them better.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Associated Press | Wednesday, November 26, 2014
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These days, the geek in your life likely has a smartphone. Buying an upgrade is an option, but the real action this year with smartphones is in all the cool things you can connect to them.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Troy Wolverton Mercury News Columnist | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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According to online real estate marketplace and mobile app RadPad, the median rent for a one-bedroom apartment within a half-mile of Berkeley and North Berkeley BART is $2,050 a month, and $1,795 near Ashby BART; downtown San Francisco rents are highest,...
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Tom Lochner Staff writer | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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Home Depot faces at least 44 lawsuits in the United States and Canada over a massive data breach earlier this year that affected 56 million debit and credit cards.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Tom Murphy Associated Press | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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'My longtime boyfriend has a stable job and is being supportive. But I can't get over my disappointment about his reaction.'
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Carolyn HaxWashington Post Writers Group | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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Lincoln stops a two-point play at the goal line on the game's final play to celebrate its 17th consecutive Big Bone win over San Jose
From: Inside Bay Area | Friday, November 28, 2014
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About 280 people waited in line at a Toys 'R Us in San Jose to kick off the Christmas shopping season of 2015, seeking an array of toys, video games, entertainment consoles and other items Thanksgiving evening.
From: Inside Bay Area | Friday, November 28, 2014
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UCLA Bruins enter Pac-12 regular-season finale with shot at College Football Playoff while Stanford Cardinal is playing for... what?
From: Inside Bay Area | Friday, November 28, 2014
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A big Saturday for the Pac-12 as Cal Bears get one last chance at bowl eligibility and Stanford Cardinal faces UCLA
From: Inside Bay Area | Friday, November 28, 2014
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Hold onto your credit cards -- cyber criminals are eager to hack them, and this holiday shopping season, there is a good chance they will be successful.
From: Inside Bay Area | Friday, November 28, 2014
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The popular San Jose event -- it is described by organizers as the largest timed Thanksgiving Day or Thanksgiving weekend foot race in the country -- drew a record 26,533 registrants, collected a record 40,000 pounds of canned goods, and raised close...
From: Inside Bay Area | Friday, November 28, 2014
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A five-day storm, which should last Saturday through Wednesday, is expected to deliver a windy mess of broken branches, flooded streets and clogged gutters throughout the Bay Area. More happily, it promises precipitation. Weather forecasting is always...
From: Inside Bay Area | Friday, November 28, 2014
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A U.S. firm that helps connect more than 700 companies with customers through social media says a Syrian group hacked the company's web address to upload a message to other websites.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Alex Veiga Associated Press | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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The memorial service will take place at 3 p.m. at the Eagles Hall, 2305 Alameda Ave. for Clay Harding, 17, who attended St. Joseph and Edison elementary schools, Lincoln Middle School and St. Joseph Notre Dame High School before he transferred to Alameda...
From: Inside Bay Area | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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Alameda City Hall was dedicated on Feb. 23, 1896, a year after construction began. Before that time, city offices were housed in various locations in the Park Street business district. Designed by the San Francisco firm of Percy & Hamilton, the Richardson...
From: Inside Bay Area | By: --- Alameda Journal | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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Tight end Vernon Davis will have backup when San Francisco 49ers kick off against Seattle Seahawks on Thanksgiving Day
From: Inside Bay Area | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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Nearly victimized by kick-return failures against Kansas City Chiefs, Oakland Raiders on high alert against St. Louis Rams and coach Jeff Fisher.
From: Inside Bay Area | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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Filed for print . . . Happy Thanksgiving . . . Lost amid the euphoria of the Raiders’ first win of the season were special teams errors which could have proved costly. A repeat performance in Sunday’s road game against… Continue Reading →...
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Jerry McDonald - NFL Writer | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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John Swett Elementary Principal Adam Welcome and his staff are using Twitter and all sorts of other social media to keep parents, each other and the community informed about what they're doing in school. Through Twitter and other apps, Welcome and his...
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Theresa Harrington Contra Costa Times | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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HAYWARD -- One person was killed and another was arrested after two back-to-back collisions that shut down all but one lane of northbound Interstate Highway 880 in Hayward for four hours early Thursday morning, according to the CHP.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Malaika Fraley Oakland Tribune | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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OAKLAND -- The California Highway Patrol raided a large sideshow gathering at the Port of Oakland late Wednesday night at which officers detained more than a 100 motorists.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Malaika Fraley Oakland Tribune | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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Particularly if you have children or pets in the house, try to keep poinsettias, amaryllis, mistletoe and cyclamen out of their reach.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Rebecca JepsenCorrespondent | Wednesday, November 26, 2014
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The San Jose Sharks suffered their fourth consecutive loss, falling 2-0 to the Calgary Flames.
From: Inside Bay Area | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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Another case of a law enforcement officer secretly obtaining an explicit photo of a female arrestee emerged Wednesday with the release of an independent police auditor's report on a Palo Alto detective who forwarded a burglary suspect's picture to his...
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Matthias Gafni Bay Area News Group | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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Stephen Curry scores 28 points playing three quarters as the Warriors rout the Magic to win their seventh game in a row.
From: Inside Bay Area | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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When one castaway lets something slip at Tribal Council, everyone is thrown into a tizzy.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: /a></p | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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Shepherd's Gate is helping a mother and her two children regain stability and independence after years of tumult
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Rowena Coetsee Contra Costa Times | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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Woodson, in his 17th NFL season, thinks he could return to Oakland Raiders in 2015
From: Inside Bay Area | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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The Claremont Canyon Conservancy wants to remove the trees while the Hills Conservation Network wants to thin them as both groups await the completion of an environmental-impact statement by the Federal Emergency Management Agency.
From: Inside Bay Area | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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Friday, Nov. 14 RECOVERED VEHICLE -- A 32-year-old Forest Hill man was detained during a 10 a.m. traffic stop at San Pablo Avenue and Knott Avenue for possession of a stolen Chevy Tahoe.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Contra Costa Times | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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Incoming City Councilman Nick Pilch is holding a public forum to meet and talk with residents as he prepares to take office from 5 to 7 p.m. Dec. 7 in the Edith Stone Room at the Albany Community Center, 1247 Marin Ave.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Damin Esper Correspondent | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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Lego Day at the Library. Everything is awesome. It's a class on Jedi Engineering led by Play-well instructors, then it's a showing of "The Lego Movie." 1 to 4:30 p.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Contra Costa Times | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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Wall Street's big business -- helping companies buy other companies -- is hotter than it's been in years. Lost in the hubbub: a raft of studies showing that over time, most of the deals will not work out. The buyer, the apparent winner in the deal, will...
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Dean Starkman Los Angeles Times | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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A man authorities said fatally shot during a possible robbery Tuesday afternoon on a hiking trail at Huckleberry Regional Preserve was identified Wednesday as a 60-year-old retired teacher. He was identified as David Robert Ruenzel, an Oakland resident...
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Harry Harris Oakland Tribune | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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Failing for a second-straight night to stop masked agitators from smashing windows and looting stores, Oakland police leaders are under increased pressure, including from within the rank and file, to do more to protect local businesses and the officers...
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Adjustments to Rossmoor story I enjoyed reading Deborah Burstyn's Rossmoor 50th anniversary story in the (Sept. 19) Journal. May I offer two corrections?
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Lamorinda Sun | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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The joy of giving, on a huge scale
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Lou FancherCorrespondent | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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Judging by the number of returning members and an attendance close to 50 young people and their parents, word of the club has spread and its popularity has grown. And the testimonials given by coaches, parents, a sponsor and even the young athletes themselves...
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Mike McGreehan, Correspondent | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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"Although 'Annie Jr.' takes place during the Depression era, the themes of the show are timeless and universal -- the bonds of family, what it means to be a family, and never giving up hope," said Amy Marie Haven, director of "Annie Jr."
From: Inside Bay Area | By: --- Alameda Journal | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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In March 2014, 92 percent of the district's 10th-graders who took the math portion passed, compared with 88 percent of 10th-graders in Alameda County and 85 percent in the state.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: --- Alameda Journal | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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Veterans Meeting. American Legion Post 9 is looking to rebuild its membership through monthly meeting open to all veterans who have served during times of war or conflict.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Alameda Journal | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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From new marijuana strains for the holidays to gift sets and pot-and-pumpkin pies, the burgeoning marijuana industry in Colorado is scrambling to get a piece of the holiday shopping dollar. Dispensaries in many states have been offering holiday specials...
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Kristen Wyatt Associated Press | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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The market-rate housing development would be built on a 2.5 acres at 34588 11th Street, in the city's Station District.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Chris De Benedetti The Argus | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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A 5-year-old girl who was previously reported to have drowned in a bathtub over the weekend in Pacifica actually died from natural causes, police announced Wednesday.
From: Inside Bay Area | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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The Jammie Drive -- which now has the organizational support of executive coach Merideth Mehlberg's assistant Angela Brahm -- has stuck a chord in Alameda.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Janet Levaux, Correspondent | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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